The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 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 28 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.

Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol (DHCP)
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 92 110 102
Rank change year-on-year +18 -8  
Contract jobs citing DHCP 8 2 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 0.60% 0.10% 0.49%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.60% 0.89% 3.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 6
Median daily rate £305 £438 £200
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -30.28% +118.75%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £151 £438 £116
10% offered a daily rate of more than £421 £438 £281
UK excluding London median daily rate £340 £340 £338
% change year-on-year - +0.74%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Median hourly rate £17.39 £11.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +58.09% -  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.38 £21.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year +30.38% +23.52%  

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 West Yorkshire with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Contract Communications & Computer Network Skills
West Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 174 224 239
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 13.00% 11.46% 12.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 101 135 157
Median daily rate £420 £380 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.52% +26.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £265 £123
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £347
% change year-on-year +3.44% +4.32%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 16 12
Median hourly rate £17.39 £12.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +39.12% -28.57%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £10.20 £16.72
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £21.50 £35.10
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.14 £37.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year -40.96% +25.00%  

DHCP
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 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 West Yorkshire

DHCP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for DHCP in West Yorkshire

DHCP
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing DHCP in West Yorkshire over the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for DHCP in West Yorkshire

DHCP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for DHCP in West Yorkshire

DHCP
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 28 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
Bradford - 5 £450 - 5
Leeds +10 2 £209 -52.28% 5
Wakefield - 1 - -
DHCP
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for DHCP.

1 29 (96.67%) DNS
2 24 (80.00%) Windows
3 17 (56.67%) Windows Server
4 16 (53.33%) Microsoft
5 13 (43.33%) Active Directory
5 13 (43.33%) ITIL
5 13 (43.33%) Windows Server 2003
5 13 (43.33%) VMware
5 13 (43.33%) Windows Server 2008
6 12 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
7 9 (30.00%) Amazon AWS
7 9 (30.00%) Windows Server 2012
7 9 (30.00%) Citrix
8 8 (26.67%) SQL Server
8 8 (26.67%) XenApp
8 8 (26.67%) vSphere
9 7 (23.33%) TCP/IP
10 6 (20.00%) Firewall
10 6 (20.00%) IIS
10 6 (20.00%) MS Exchange
10 6 (20.00%) XenDesktop
10 6 (20.00%) Load Balancing
10 6 (20.00%) Identity Access Management
10 6 (20.00%) Forefront Identity Manager
10 6 (20.00%) DevOps
10 6 (20.00%) Server Building
10 6 (20.00%) ThinPrint
11 5 (16.67%) Octopus Deploy
11 5 (16.67%) Continuous Delivery
11 5 (16.67%) SQL Server 2014

DHCP
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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 6 (20.00%) IIS
1 6 (20.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (3.33%) CMS
2 1 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (3.33%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 5 (16.67%) MS Excel
2 3 (10.00%) MS Office
3 1 (3.33%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 12 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (30.00%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (3.33%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (3.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 29 (96.67%) DNS
2 7 (23.33%) TCP/IP
3 6 (20.00%) Firewall
4 5 (16.67%) FTP
4 5 (16.67%) HTTP
4 5 (16.67%) HTTPS
4 5 (16.67%) SMTP
4 5 (16.67%) SSL
4 5 (16.67%) Telnet
5 4 (13.33%) SAN
6 1 (3.33%) Cisco IOS
6 1 (3.33%) Fibre Channel
6 1 (3.33%) iSCSI
6 1 (3.33%) ISDN
6 1 (3.33%) NAS
6 1 (3.33%) Network Security
6 1 (3.33%) SNMP
6 1 (3.33%) Softphone
6 1 (3.33%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (26.67%) SQL Server
2 5 (16.67%) SQL Server 2014
3 4 (13.33%) Azure SQL Database
3 4 (13.33%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 5 (16.67%) Octopus Deploy
2 2 (6.67%) Jenkins
3 1 (3.33%) TeamCity
3 1 (3.33%) Vagrant
General
1 4 (13.33%) Finance
2 1 (3.33%) Back Office
2 1 (3.33%) Games
2 1 (3.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (20.00%) Server Engineer
1 6 (20.00%) Server Support
1 6 (20.00%) Server Support Engineer
1 6 (20.00%) Support Engineer
1 6 (20.00%) Windows Engineer
1 6 (20.00%) Windows Server Engineer
1 6 (20.00%) Windows Server Support
1 6 (20.00%) Windows Support Engineer
2 3 (10.00%) Analyst
2 3 (10.00%) Identity Management Specialist
2 3 (10.00%) Implementation Specialist
3 2 (6.67%) Active Directory Consultant
3 2 (6.67%) Architect
3 2 (6.67%) Consultant
3 2 (6.67%) Designer
3 2 (6.67%) Infrastructure Consultant
3 2 (6.67%) Infrastructure Designer
3 2 (6.67%) Project Engineer
4 1 (3.33%) Citrix Engineer
4 1 (3.33%) Voice Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.67%) Web Services
2 1 (3.33%) Elastic Stack
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (6.67%) EMC VNXe
3 1 (3.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.33%) Handset
3 1 (3.33%) IVR
3 1 (3.33%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.33%) PKI
3 1 (3.33%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 24 (80.00%) Windows
2 17 (56.67%) Windows Server
3 13 (43.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 13 (43.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 9 (30.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (16.67%) Linux
6 3 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (10.00%) Windows 7
7 2 (6.67%) Android
7 2 (6.67%) Mac OS X
8 1 (3.33%) Apple iOS
8 1 (3.33%) CentOS
8 1 (3.33%) Mac OS
8 1 (3.33%) Windows 10
8 1 (3.33%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (43.33%) ITIL
2 6 (20.00%) DevOps
2 6 (20.00%) Identity Access Management
2 6 (20.00%) Load Balancing
2 6 (20.00%) Server Building
3 5 (16.67%) Continuous Delivery
3 5 (16.67%) Incident Management
3 5 (16.67%) Project Management
4 2 (6.67%) Change Control
4 2 (6.67%) Configuration Management
4 2 (6.67%) Patch Management
5 1 (3.33%) Application Packaging
5 1 (3.33%) Application Performance Monitoring
5 1 (3.33%) Data Loss Prevention
5 1 (3.33%) Disk Encryption
5 1 (3.33%) Line Management
5 1 (3.33%) Network Management
5 1 (3.33%) Open Source
5 1 (3.33%) Performance Monitoring
5 1 (3.33%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 5 (16.67%) PowerShell
2 2 (6.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (13.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (10.00%) MCSE
3 1 (3.33%) AWS Certification
3 1 (3.33%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (3.33%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (3.33%) MCITP
3 1 (3.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.33%) PCI DSS
1 1 (3.33%) QA
System Software
1 13 (43.33%) Active Directory
2 8 (26.67%) vSphere
2 8 (26.67%) XenApp
3 6 (20.00%) XenDesktop
4 4 (13.33%) Hyper-V
5 3 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (3.33%) Docker
6 1 (3.33%) Firmware
6 1 (3.33%) NFS
6 1 (3.33%) vCloud
6 1 (3.33%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 6 (20.00%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 5 (16.67%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (13.33%) SCCM
4 3 (10.00%) Puppet
5 2 (6.67%) Backup Exec
5 2 (6.67%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
5 2 (6.67%) SCDPM
5 2 (6.67%) SCOM
6 1 (3.33%) Nagios
6 1 (3.33%) NetBackup
6 1 (3.33%) Norton AntiVirus
6 1 (3.33%) PowerCLI
6 1 (3.33%) RANCID
6 1 (3.33%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 1 (3.33%) vRealize
Vendors
1 16 (53.33%) Microsoft
2 13 (43.33%) VMware
3 9 (30.00%) Citrix
4 6 (20.00%) ThinPrint
5 4 (13.33%) Red Hat
6 3 (10.00%) Apple
6 3 (10.00%) Dell
6 3 (10.00%) HP
6 3 (10.00%) Symantec
6 3 (10.00%) Veeam
7 2 (6.67%) Cisco
7 2 (6.67%) EMC
8 1 (3.33%) Arista
8 1 (3.33%) Avaya
8 1 (3.33%) Juniper
8 1 (3.33%) RightScale
8 1 (3.33%) Sophos
8 1 (3.33%) Splunk
8 1 (3.33%) Verint
8 1 (3.33%) Zerto