Period
to 27 February 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in 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 6 months to 27 February 2020 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)
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
27 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 95 148 168
Rank change year-on-year +53 +20 -38
Contract jobs citing DHCP 48 56 21
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 1.63% 1.16% 0.45%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 11.88% 8.90% 3.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 43 12
Yorkshire median daily rate £325 £425 £256
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -23.53% +65.85% -33.87%
10th Percentile £183 £143 £133
90th Percentile £698 £535 £470
England median daily rate £373 £388 £325
% change year-on-year -3.87% +19.23% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 3 1
Yorkshire median hourly rate £12.25 £15.50 £23.08
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -20.97% -32.83% +31.86%
10th Percentile £10.50 £12.35 £21.79
90th Percentile £17.43 £30.25 £24.36
England median hourly rate £17.00 £18.88 £17.00
% change year-on-year -9.96% +11.06% -37.91%

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 Yorkshire with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 404 629 604
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 13.76% 13.01% 13.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 247 409 410
Yorkshire median daily rate £350 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -17.65% +6.25% -3.03%
10th Percentile £171 £254 £189
90th Percentile £538 £575 £575
England median daily rate £413 £425 £413
% change year-on-year -2.76% +3.03% +0.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 43 37
Yorkshire median hourly rate £16.50 £15.30 £14.65
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +7.84% +4.44% -11.21%
10th Percentile £10.50 £10.50 £12.45
90th Percentile £43.75 £19.20 £36.79
England median hourly rate £21.00 £18.76 £20.08
% change year-on-year +11.97% -6.60% -6.60%

DHCP
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for DHCP in Yorkshire

DHCP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for DHCP in Yorkshire

DHCP
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing DHCP in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 27 February 2020.

Contractor daily rate histogram for DHCP in Yorkshire

DHCP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for DHCP in Yorkshire

DHCP
Contract Job Locations in 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 Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 27 February 2020. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
West Yorkshire +40 34 £325 -20.00% 25
North Yorkshire +9 13 £280 -19.02% 6
South Yorkshire +29 1 £188 -60.53% 1
DHCP
England

For the 6 months to 27 February 2020, 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for DHCP.

1 44 (91.67%) DNS
2 31 (64.58%) Active Directory
3 28 (58.33%) VMware
4 27 (56.25%) Windows
5 26 (54.17%) Microsoft
5 26 (54.17%) Windows Server
6 23 (47.92%) TCP/IP
7 19 (39.58%) VMware Infrastructure
8 15 (31.25%) IIS
8 15 (31.25%) Azure
9 13 (27.08%) Linux
10 12 (25.00%) SCCM
11 11 (22.92%) XenApp
11 11 (22.92%) AWS
11 11 (22.92%) Office 365
12 10 (20.83%) Project Delivery
12 10 (20.83%) SQL
13 9 (18.75%) Citrix
13 9 (18.75%) PowerShell
13 9 (18.75%) Problem-Solving
14 8 (16.67%) Google
14 8 (16.67%) Configuration Management
14 8 (16.67%) SQL Server
15 7 (14.58%) VoIP
15 7 (14.58%) Firewall
16 6 (12.50%) IPsec
16 6 (12.50%) WebSphere
16 6 (12.50%) Xen
16 6 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
16 6 (12.50%) Jetty

DHCP
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 15 (31.25%) IIS
2 6 (12.50%) Apache
2 6 (12.50%) Jetty
2 6 (12.50%) Mongrel
2 6 (12.50%) MS Exchange
2 6 (12.50%) nginx
2 6 (12.50%) Tomcat
2 6 (12.50%) WebSphere
3 4 (8.33%) SharePoint
3 4 (8.33%) Skype for Business
4 1 (2.08%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 2 (4.17%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (4.17%) Microsoft Office
1 2 (4.17%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 2 (4.17%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 15 (31.25%) Azure
2 11 (22.92%) AWS
2 11 (22.92%) Office 365
3 6 (12.50%) Amazon EC2
3 6 (12.50%) GCP
3 6 (12.50%) Google App Engine
4 4 (8.33%) Azure Active Directory
4 4 (8.33%) IaaS
5 1 (2.08%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 44 (91.67%) DNS
2 23 (47.92%) TCP/IP
3 7 (14.58%) Firewall
3 7 (14.58%) VoIP
4 6 (12.50%) FTP
4 6 (12.50%) HTTP
4 6 (12.50%) IPsec
4 6 (12.50%) LAN
4 6 (12.50%) VPN
4 6 (12.50%) WAN
5 5 (10.42%) SSL
5 5 (10.42%) Wi-Fi
6 4 (8.33%) NetScaler
6 4 (8.33%) SAN
6 4 (8.33%) VSAN
6 4 (8.33%) Wireless
7 3 (6.25%) IPv6
7 3 (6.25%) VLAN
8 2 (4.17%) IGMP
8 2 (4.17%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.17%) Amazon RDS
3 1 (2.08%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 6 (12.50%) Jenkins
1 6 (12.50%) Travis CI
2 1 (2.08%) ClearCase
2 1 (2.08%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.08%) JIRA
2 1 (2.08%) Subversion
General
1 4 (8.33%) Banking
1 4 (8.33%) Public Sector
2 3 (6.25%) Finance
3 2 (4.17%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 7 (14.58%) Support Engineer
2 6 (12.50%) Administrator
3 5 (10.42%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 5 (10.42%) Analyst
4 4 (8.33%) 2nd Line Support
4 4 (8.33%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 4 (8.33%) Citrix Engineer
4 4 (8.33%) DevOps Engineer
4 4 (8.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 4 (8.33%) SCCM Administrator
4 4 (8.33%) Support Analyst
5 3 (6.25%) 1st/2nd Line Support
5 3 (6.25%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
5 3 (6.25%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 3 (6.25%) 3rd Line Support
5 3 (6.25%) IT Support
5 3 (6.25%) Site Engineer
5 3 (6.25%) Site Reliability Engineer
5 3 (6.25%) Systems Engineer
6 2 (4.17%) Systems Administration Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (12.50%) .NET
1 6 (12.50%) J2EE
1 6 (12.50%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.42%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.08%) Data Centre
2 1 (2.08%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (2.08%) PKI
2 1 (2.08%) Public Cloud
2 1 (2.08%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 27 (56.25%) Windows
2 26 (54.17%) Windows Server
3 13 (27.08%) Linux
4 4 (8.33%) Windows 10
5 2 (4.17%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (2.08%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (20.83%) Project Delivery
2 9 (18.75%) Problem-Solving
3 8 (16.67%) Configuration Management
4 6 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
4 6 (12.50%) Open Source
5 5 (10.42%) Disaster Recovery
5 5 (10.42%) Process Improvement
5 5 (10.42%) Service Delivery
5 5 (10.42%) Site Reliability Engineering
6 4 (8.33%) DevOps
6 4 (8.33%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 4 (8.33%) ITIL
6 4 (8.33%) Migration
7 3 (6.25%) Data Management
7 3 (6.25%) Performance Tuning
8 2 (4.17%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (4.17%) Change Management
8 2 (4.17%) High Availability
8 2 (4.17%) Mentoring
8 2 (4.17%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (20.83%) SQL
2 9 (18.75%) PowerShell
3 6 (12.50%) Java
4 3 (6.25%) C++
5 1 (2.08%) C
5 1 (2.08%) Embedded C
5 1 (2.08%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 4 (8.33%) Citrix Certification
2 3 (6.25%) BPSS Clearance
2 3 (6.25%) CCNA
2 3 (6.25%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (6.25%) SC Cleared
2 3 (6.25%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.08%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (2.08%) MCITP
3 1 (2.08%) MCSE
3 1 (2.08%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.33%) SLA
2 1 (2.08%) GAAP
System Software
1 31 (64.58%) Active Directory
2 19 (39.58%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (22.92%) XenApp
4 6 (12.50%) Xen
4 6 (12.50%) XenDesktop
5 5 (10.42%) vSphere
6 4 (8.33%) Hyper-V
6 4 (8.33%) Virtual Machines
6 4 (8.33%) VMware NSX
6 4 (8.33%) VMware Workstation
7 2 (4.17%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 12 (25.00%) SCCM
2 6 (12.50%) Puppet
3 4 (8.33%) vRealize
4 2 (4.17%) HP SIM
4 2 (4.17%) McAfee ePO
4 2 (4.17%) SCOM
4 2 (4.17%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 2 (4.17%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 1 (2.08%) Ansible
5 1 (2.08%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (2.08%) WSUS
Vendors
1 28 (58.33%) VMware
2 26 (54.17%) Microsoft
3 9 (18.75%) Citrix
4 8 (16.67%) Google
5 6 (12.50%) Cisco
6 4 (8.33%) Ivanti
6 4 (8.33%) Meraki
6 4 (8.33%) NetApp
7 3 (6.25%) Avaya
7 3 (6.25%) Dell
7 3 (6.25%) HP
7 3 (6.25%) Symantec
7 3 (6.25%) Veeam
8 2 (4.17%) IBM
8 2 (4.17%) McAfee
8 2 (4.17%) SolarWinds
9 1 (2.08%) Perforce