Period
to 18 February 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Watford with a requirement for DHCP skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited DHCP over the 6 months to 18 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol (DHCP)
Hertfordshire > Watford
6 months to
18 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 50 31 32
Rank change year-on-year -19 +1 -4
Contract jobs citing DHCP 4 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Watford 1.07% 1.36% 0.49%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 11.11% 6.25% 4.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 1
Watford median daily rate £319 - £220
10th Percentile £303 - £210
90th Percentile £339 - £230
Hertfordshire median daily rate £343 £325 £325
% change year-on-year +5.62% - +12.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Watford median hourly rate - - -
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £21.28 - £21.00

DHCP is in the Communications and Computer Networking category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Watford with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Watford
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 36 48 24
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Watford 9.63% 21.82% 11.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 13 8
Watford median daily rate £363 £450 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -19.44% +50.00% -25.00%
10th Percentile £231 £159 £180
90th Percentile £528 £525 £438
Hertfordshire median daily rate £349 £400 £375
% change year-on-year -12.75% +6.67% -3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 5
Watford median hourly rate £45.00 - £32.73
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £14.00 £36.60 £21.00
% change year-on-year -61.75% +74.29% +20.00%

DHCP
Job Vacancy Trend in Watford

Job postings citing DHCP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Watford.

Job vacancy trend for DHCP in Watford

DHCP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Watford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing DHCP in Watford.

Contractor daily rate trend for DHCP in Watford

DHCP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Watford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing DHCP in Watford.

Contractor hourly rate trend for DHCP in Watford

For the 6 months to 18 February 2018, IT contractor jobs citing DHCP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Watford region with a requirement for DHCP.

1 4 (100.00%) DNS
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (50.00%) ITIL
3 2 (50.00%) PRINCE2
3 2 (50.00%) Windows
3 2 (50.00%) MCSE
3 2 (50.00%) MCSA
3 2 (50.00%) Replication
3 2 (50.00%) VMware
3 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (50.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (50.00%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (25.00%) vSphere
4 1 (25.00%) Multicast
4 1 (25.00%) Hyper-V
4 1 (25.00%) XenApp
4 1 (25.00%) XenServer
4 1 (25.00%) Degree
4 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (25.00%) IGMP
4 1 (25.00%) LAN
4 1 (25.00%) WLAN
4 1 (25.00%) Cisco
4 1 (25.00%) C
4 1 (25.00%) SQL
4 1 (25.00%) Firewall
4 1 (25.00%) Wireless

DHCP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Watford by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) DNS
2 1 (25.00%) Firewall
2 1 (25.00%) IGMP
2 1 (25.00%) LAN
2 1 (25.00%) Multicast
2 1 (25.00%) Wireless
2 1 (25.00%) WLAN
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Active Directory Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Senior Active Directory Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Senior Server Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Senior Windows Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Senior Windows Server Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Server Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Windows Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Windows Server Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Network Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Virtualisation Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
1 2 (50.00%) Windows Server
1 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) ITIL
1 2 (50.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) C
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) MCSA
1 2 (50.00%) MCSE
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (25.00%) CCNP
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (25.00%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (50.00%) Virtual Machines
2 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (25.00%) Hyper-V
3 1 (25.00%) vSphere
3 1 (25.00%) XenApp
3 1 (25.00%) XenServer
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) VMware
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco
3 1 (25.00%) Citrix