The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for DHCP skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited DHCP over the 3 months to 22 March 2017 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.

3 months to
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol (DHCP)
England / West Midlands
Rank 103 118 88
Rank change year-on-year +15 -30  
Contract jobs citing DHCP 12 17 27
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.53% 0.64% 1.10%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.77% 5.88% 7.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 7 6
Median daily rate £425 £400 £255
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +56.86%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £411 £325 £156
10% offered a daily rate of more than £605 £536 £413
UK excluding London median daily rate £344 £340 £339
% change year-on-year +1.10% +0.36%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 13
Median hourly rate £29.50 £20.25 £26.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +45.67% -22.11%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.10 £13.45 £10.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.90 £24.95 £37.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.94 £21.13 £17.50
% change year-on-year +41.72% +20.71%  

DHCP is in the communications and computer networking skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Contract Communications & Computer Network Skills
West Midlands
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 318 289 338
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 13.95% 10.89% 13.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 177 135 151
Median daily rate £375 £400 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.25% +23.07%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £208
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £472
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £347
% change year-on-year +3.44% +4.32%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 17 42
Median hourly rate £21.00 £18.00 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +16.66% -34.54%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £11.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.70 £26.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.95 £37.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year -35.27% +34.54%  

DHCP
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the West Midlands citing DHCP as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Job vacancy trend for DHCP in the West Midlands

DHCP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Contractor daily rate trend for DHCP in the West Midlands

DHCP
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing DHCP in the West Midlands over the 3 months to 22 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for DHCP in the West Midlands

DHCP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for DHCP in the West Midlands

DHCP
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing DHCP in the West Midlands over the 3 months to 22 March 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for DHCP in the West Midlands

DHCP
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing DHCP within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 22 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Birmingham +3 7 £425 +6.25% 1
Herefordshire - 2 £625 - 2
Staffordshire - 2 £419 - 2
Solihull +1 1 £425 - 2
Worcestershire - 1 - -
DHCP
England

DHCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 22 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing DHCP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the West Midlands region with a requirement for DHCP.

1 34 (100.00%) DNS
2 22 (64.71%) Windows
3 21 (61.76%) Active Directory
4 16 (47.06%) Security Cleared
5 14 (41.18%) Microsoft
6 12 (35.29%) SC Cleared
6 12 (35.29%) Firewall
6 12 (35.29%) Microsoft Azure
7 11 (32.35%) Office 365
8 10 (29.41%) Windows Server
8 10 (29.41%) VMware
8 10 (29.41%) Migration
9 9 (26.47%) Cisco
9 9 (26.47%) VPN
9 9 (26.47%) MS Office
9 9 (26.47%) SharePoint
9 9 (26.47%) Skype
10 8 (23.53%) Kalman Filter
10 8 (23.53%) Skype for Business
10 8 (23.53%) Unified Communications
10 8 (23.53%) LAN
10 8 (23.53%) VoIP
10 8 (23.53%) Microsoft Certification
10 8 (23.53%) Identity Management
11 7 (20.59%) VMware Infrastructure
11 7 (20.59%) Kerberos
11 7 (20.59%) LDAP
11 7 (20.59%) OneDrive
12 6 (17.65%) Yammer
12 6 (17.65%) Email Filtering

DHCP
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands 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:

Application Platforms
1 9 (26.47%) SharePoint
2 8 (23.53%) Skype for Business
3 2 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (5.88%) IIS
4 1 (2.94%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 9 (26.47%) MS Office
2 1 (2.94%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (5.88%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (2.94%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 12 (35.29%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (32.35%) Office 365
3 7 (20.59%) OneDrive
4 6 (17.65%) Cloud Computing
4 6 (17.65%) Yammer
5 1 (2.94%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 34 (100.00%) DNS
2 12 (35.29%) Firewall
3 9 (26.47%) Skype
3 9 (26.47%) VPN
4 8 (23.53%) LAN
4 8 (23.53%) Unified Communications
4 8 (23.53%) VoIP
5 7 (20.59%) Kerberos
5 7 (20.59%) LDAP
6 6 (17.65%) PBX
6 6 (17.65%) TCP/IP
6 6 (17.65%) WAN
7 4 (11.76%) BGP
7 4 (11.76%) Cisco ASA
7 4 (11.76%) IPsec
7 4 (11.76%) Network Security
7 4 (11.76%) OSPF
7 4 (11.76%) SSH
7 4 (11.76%) VLAN
8 3 (8.82%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.88%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (8.82%) Finance
1 3 (8.82%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.94%) Electronics
2 1 (2.94%) Manufacturing
2 1 (2.94%) Marketing
2 1 (2.94%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (17.65%) Network Engineer
2 5 (14.71%) Consultant
3 3 (8.82%) 3rd Line Support
3 3 (8.82%) Architect
3 3 (8.82%) Azure Architect
3 3 (8.82%) Azure Consultant
3 3 (8.82%) Firewall Engineer
3 3 (8.82%) Office 365 Architect
3 3 (8.82%) Office 365 Consultant
3 3 (8.82%) Office 365 Specialist
4 2 (5.88%) 1st Line Support
4 2 (5.88%) Cloud Architect
4 2 (5.88%) Microsoft Specialist
4 2 (5.88%) Project Manager
4 2 (5.88%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
4 2 (5.88%) Technical Specialist
4 2 (5.88%) VMware Specialist
5 1 (2.94%) Infrastructure Project Manager
5 1 (2.94%) Server Support
5 1 (2.94%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.94%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 6 (17.65%) PKI
2 3 (8.82%) Data Centre
2 3 (8.82%) Security Operations Centre
3 1 (2.94%) Clustering
3 1 (2.94%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.94%) FMCG
3 1 (2.94%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.94%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 22 (64.71%) Windows
2 10 (29.41%) Windows Server
3 6 (17.65%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (11.76%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (8.82%) Linux
6 2 (5.88%) Mac OS X
6 2 (5.88%) Windows 10
7 1 (2.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (2.94%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (29.41%) Migration
2 8 (23.53%) Identity Management
2 8 (23.53%) Kalman Filter
3 6 (17.65%) Email Filtering
3 6 (17.65%) Patch Management
4 3 (8.82%) ITIL
4 3 (8.82%) Security Operations
4 3 (8.82%) Virtual Environments
5 2 (5.88%) Application Packaging
5 2 (5.88%) Capacity Planning
5 2 (5.88%) Information Security
5 2 (5.88%) Mobile Device Management
5 2 (5.88%) Project Management
5 2 (5.88%) Server Building
5 2 (5.88%) Server Virtualisation
6 1 (2.94%) Change Control
6 1 (2.94%) High Availability
6 1 (2.94%) ITIL V3
6 1 (2.94%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (2.94%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 3 (8.82%) PowerShell
2 1 (2.94%) SQL
Qualifications
1 16 (47.06%) Security Cleared
2 12 (35.29%) SC Cleared
3 8 (23.53%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (14.71%) MCITP
5 4 (11.76%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (11.76%) MCSE
6 3 (8.82%) CCNA
6 3 (8.82%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 2 (5.88%) CCNP
7 2 (5.88%) DV Cleared
8 1 (2.94%) DBS Check
8 1 (2.94%) Degree
8 1 (2.94%) JNCIA
8 1 (2.94%) JNCIP
8 1 (2.94%) JNCIS
8 1 (2.94%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.94%) GDPR
1 1 (2.94%) PCI DSS
1 1 (2.94%) PMO
System Software
1 21 (61.76%) Active Directory
2 7 (20.59%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (11.76%) Hyper-V
4 2 (5.88%) Firmware
4 2 (5.88%) Microsoft App-V
4 2 (5.88%) VMware ESX
4 2 (5.88%) vSphere
4 2 (5.88%) XenApp
5 1 (2.94%) NFS
5 1 (2.94%) Terminal Server
5 1 (2.94%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 6 (17.65%) Microsoft Intune
1 6 (17.65%) Nagios
1 6 (17.65%) SCOM
2 1 (2.94%) Jamf Pro
2 1 (2.94%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Clustering
2 1 (2.94%) Nexpose
2 1 (2.94%) SCCM
2 1 (2.94%) vMotion
Vendors
1 14 (41.18%) Microsoft
2 10 (29.41%) VMware
3 9 (26.47%) Cisco
4 6 (17.65%) Palo Alto
4 6 (17.65%) SolarWinds
5 5 (14.71%) Citrix
5 5 (14.71%) F5
5 5 (14.71%) Juniper
6 3 (8.82%) CheckPoint
6 3 (8.82%) Fortinet
7 2 (5.88%) Apple
7 2 (5.88%) NetApp
8 1 (2.94%) Brocade
8 1 (2.94%) Dell
8 1 (2.94%) Intel Security
8 1 (2.94%) LogRhythm
8 1 (2.94%) Meru Networks
8 1 (2.94%) Red Hat
8 1 (2.94%) SAP
8 1 (2.94%) Tandberg
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