The table below looks at the statistics for DHCP skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DHCP over the 3 months to 21 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol (DHCP)
London / City of London
Rank 120 123 131
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +8
Contract jobs citing DHCP 35 26 63
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 1.21% 0.85% 1.23%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.93% 7.83% 9.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 20 45
Median daily rate £375 £388 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.22% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £185 £252
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £450 £485
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
-3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 3
Median hourly rate - £23.50 £18.70
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +25.66%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.25 £20.00 £18.32
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +9.20%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Communications & Networking Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
392 332 673
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 13.55% 10.80% 13.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 311 230 487
Median daily rate £433 £413 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.84% +6.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £235 £293
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.36% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 10 12
Median hourly rate £55.00 £23.00 £18.70
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+139.13% +22.99%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £29.00 £24.00
% change year-on-year
-13.79% +20.83%

DHCP
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the City of London region citing DHCP as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

DHCP Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

DHCP
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing DHCP across the City of London region.

DHCP Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

DHCP
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing DHCP across the City of London region over the 3 months to 21 January 2017.

DHCP Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

DHCP
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing DHCP across the City of London region.

DHCP Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

DHCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 21 January 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 City of London region with a requirement for DHCP.

1 52 (88.14%) DNS
2 45 (76.27%) Windows
3 33 (55.93%) Active Directory
4 28 (47.46%) TCP/IP
5 24 (40.68%) VMware
5 24 (40.68%) Windows Server
6 23 (38.98%) Finance
6 23 (38.98%) Windows Server 2008
7 20 (33.90%) Cisco
7 20 (33.90%) Microsoft
7 20 (33.90%) ITIL
8 19 (32.20%) Citrix
9 17 (28.81%) Firewall
9 17 (28.81%) Windows Server 2012
10 15 (25.42%) VMware Infrastructure
10 15 (25.42%) SCCM
11 12 (20.34%) Windows 7
11 12 (20.34%) Windows Server 2003
11 12 (20.34%) SAN
12 11 (18.64%) SharePoint
12 11 (18.64%) LAN
12 11 (18.64%) Banking
13 10 (16.95%) Migration
13 10 (16.95%) Juniper
13 10 (16.95%) WAN
13 10 (16.95%) Change Management
13 10 (16.95%) IPsec
14 8 (13.56%) MPLS
14 8 (13.56%) OSPF
14 8 (13.56%) BGP

DHCP
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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 11 (18.64%) SharePoint
2 7 (11.86%) MS Exchange
3 5 (8.47%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (6.78%) IIS
5 3 (5.08%) Exchange Server 2013
5 3 (5.08%) Skype for Business
6 2 (3.39%) SharePoint 2013
6 2 (3.39%) Tomcat
7 1 (1.69%) Apache
7 1 (1.69%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (1.69%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (1.69%) JBoss
7 1 (1.69%) OpenStack
7 1 (1.69%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (3.39%) MS Office
2 1 (1.69%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.69%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (3.39%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (1.69%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (8.47%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (8.47%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (5.08%) Office 365
3 1 (1.69%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (1.69%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (1.69%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (1.69%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (1.69%) Google Compute Engine
3 1 (1.69%) Mimecast
3 1 (1.69%) OneDrive
3 1 (1.69%) SaaS
3 1 (1.69%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 52 (88.14%) DNS
2 28 (47.46%) TCP/IP
3 17 (28.81%) Firewall
4 12 (20.34%) SAN
5 11 (18.64%) LAN
6 10 (16.95%) IPsec
6 10 (16.95%) WAN
7 8 (13.56%) BGP
7 8 (13.56%) MPLS
7 8 (13.56%) OSPF
8 6 (10.17%) Cisco Nexus
8 6 (10.17%) FTP
8 6 (10.17%) Wireless
9 5 (8.47%) EIGRP
9 5 (8.47%) HSRP
9 5 (8.47%) SSL
9 5 (8.47%) VLAN
9 5 (8.47%) VPN
10 4 (6.78%) Cisco ASA
10 4 (6.78%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (10.17%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.39%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.69%) MongoDB
3 1 (1.69%) MySQL
3 1 (1.69%) NoSQL
3 1 (1.69%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.69%) Oracle Exadata
3 1 (1.69%) RDBMS
3 1 (1.69%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.69%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 1 (1.69%) Jenkins
1 1 (1.69%) Toad
1 1 (1.69%) Travis CI
General
1 23 (38.98%) Finance
2 11 (18.64%) Banking
3 3 (5.08%) Games
4 2 (3.39%) Electronics
4 2 (3.39%) Manufacturing
4 2 (3.39%) Marketing
4 2 (3.39%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.69%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.69%) Publishing
5 1 (1.69%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (15.25%) Analyst
1 9 (15.25%) Architect
2 8 (13.56%) Network Engineer
3 7 (11.86%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 5 (8.47%) Administrator
4 5 (8.47%) Windows Engineer
5 4 (6.78%) Applications Engineer
5 4 (6.78%) Applications Packager
5 4 (6.78%) VMware Engineer
6 3 (5.08%) Configuration Manager
6 3 (5.08%) Consultant
6 3 (5.08%) Contracts Manager
6 3 (5.08%) Data Engineer
6 3 (5.08%) Desktop Support
6 3 (5.08%) Network Analyst
6 3 (5.08%) Support Analyst
6 3 (5.08%) Systems Administrator
7 2 (3.39%) Desktop Analyst
7 2 (3.39%) Network Architect
7 2 (3.39%) Windows Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (6.78%) 802.1X
2 2 (3.39%) XMPP
3 1 (1.69%) JSON
3 1 (1.69%) Middleware
3 1 (1.69%) Oracle Fusion
3 1 (1.69%) REST
3 1 (1.69%) RFC 2544
3 1 (1.69%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (13.56%) Data Centre
2 3 (5.08%) Clustering
2 3 (5.08%) CMDB
2 3 (5.08%) Management Information System
3 2 (3.39%) BYOD
3 2 (3.39%) Computer Science
3 2 (3.39%) NHS
3 2 (3.39%) PKI
3 2 (3.39%) Virtual Team
4 1 (1.69%) Cloud Native
4 1 (1.69%) Cryptography
4 1 (1.69%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.69%) Enterprise Storage
4 1 (1.69%) Hybrid Cloud
4 1 (1.69%) Private Cloud
4 1 (1.69%) Replication
4 1 (1.69%) VCE vBlock
4 1 (1.69%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 45 (76.27%) Windows
2 24 (40.68%) Windows Server
3 23 (38.98%) Windows Server 2008
4 17 (28.81%) Windows Server 2012
5 12 (20.34%) Windows 7
5 12 (20.34%) Windows Server 2003
6 8 (13.56%) Unix
7 6 (10.17%) Linux
7 6 (10.17%) Windows 10
8 4 (6.78%) Windows XP
9 3 (5.08%) Windows 8
10 2 (3.39%) Mac OS X
10 2 (3.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 1 (1.69%) Android
11 1 (1.69%) Data ONTAP
11 1 (1.69%) Mac OS
11 1 (1.69%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (33.90%) ITIL
2 10 (16.95%) Change Management
2 10 (16.95%) Migration
3 6 (10.17%) Configuration Management
4 5 (8.47%) Application Packaging
4 5 (8.47%) Continuous Improvement
4 5 (8.47%) Problem Management
5 4 (6.78%) Application Discovery
5 4 (6.78%) Capacity Management
5 4 (6.78%) Low Latency
5 4 (6.78%) Patch Management
5 4 (6.78%) Service Management
6 3 (5.08%) Disaster Recovery
6 3 (5.08%) Load Balancing
6 3 (5.08%) Project Management
6 3 (5.08%) Server Building
6 3 (5.08%) Service Delivery
6 3 (5.08%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (5.08%) Time Management
6 3 (5.08%) Ultra-Low Latency
Programming Languages
1 6 (10.17%) PowerShell
2 3 (5.08%) SQL
3 1 (1.69%) Bash Shell
3 1 (1.69%) Go
3 1 (1.69%) Java
3 1 (1.69%) Python
3 1 (1.69%) Ruby
3 1 (1.69%) Shell Script
3 1 (1.69%) VB
Qualifications
1 7 (11.86%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (8.47%) CCIE
3 3 (5.08%) CCNP
3 3 (5.08%) ITIL Certification
3 3 (5.08%) Security Cleared
4 2 (3.39%) Degree
4 2 (3.39%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 2 (3.39%) MCSA
4 2 (3.39%) MCSE
4 2 (3.39%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (1.69%) CCA
5 1 (1.69%) DV Cleared
5 1 (1.69%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.78%) SLA
2 2 (3.39%) PCI DSS
2 2 (3.39%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (1.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 33 (55.93%) Active Directory
2 15 (25.42%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (13.56%) VMware ESX
4 7 (11.86%) XenApp
5 5 (8.47%) Virtual Desktop
5 5 (8.47%) VMware ESXi
6 4 (6.78%) Hyper-V
6 4 (6.78%) Microsoft App-V
7 3 (5.08%) XenDesktop
8 2 (3.39%) Terminal Server
8 2 (3.39%) XenServer
9 1 (1.69%) Ceph
9 1 (1.69%) GlusterFS
9 1 (1.69%) NFS
9 1 (1.69%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 15 (25.42%) SCCM
2 4 (6.78%) Tivoli
2 4 (6.78%) Tivoli Monitoring
3 3 (5.08%) Backup Exec
3 3 (5.08%) NetBackup
3 3 (5.08%) Norton AntiVirus
4 2 (3.39%) Failover Clustering
4 2 (3.39%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 1 (1.69%) Ansible
5 1 (1.69%) Casper Suite
5 1 (1.69%) Cisco CUCM
5 1 (1.69%) Cisco UCCX
5 1 (1.69%) Endace
5 1 (1.69%) McAfee ePO
5 1 (1.69%) Microsoft Clustering
5 1 (1.69%) Oracle Identity Management
5 1 (1.69%) Puppet
5 1 (1.69%) SnapVault
5 1 (1.69%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 1 (1.69%) Terraform
Vendors
1 24 (40.68%) VMware
2 20 (33.90%) Cisco
2 20 (33.90%) Microsoft
3 19 (32.20%) Citrix
4 10 (16.95%) Juniper
5 7 (11.86%) HP
6 6 (10.17%) F5
6 6 (10.17%) Symantec
7 5 (8.47%) CheckPoint
8 4 (6.78%) Aruba
8 4 (6.78%) LANDesk
8 4 (6.78%) NetApp
8 4 (6.78%) Palo Alto
8 4 (6.78%) ServiceNow
9 3 (5.08%) Altiris
9 3 (5.08%) Oracle
9 3 (5.08%) Riverbed
9 3 (5.08%) Veritas
10 2 (3.39%) EMC
10 2 (3.39%) SAP