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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DHCP over the 3 months to 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol (DHCP)
Rank 146 164 157
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -7
Contract jobs citing DHCP 53 58 69
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.91% 0.79% 0.87%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.72% 6.71% 6.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 30 36
Average daily rate
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£381 £388 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.61% +10.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £165 £220 £212
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £491 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £298 £325
% change year-on-year
+0.84% -8.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 1 1
Average hourly rate £19.00 £45.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-57.77% +125.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
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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
789 865 996
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 13.58% 11.74% 12.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 507 578 648
Average daily rate £400 £388 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £240 £209
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £600 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £330
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -1.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 31 44
Average hourly rate £19.50 £27.50 £20.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-29.09% +34.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.30 £16.00 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £160.00 £60.00 £41.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £23.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-4.25% -6.00%

DHCP
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing DHCP across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 27 August 2014.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing DHCP across the City of London region over the 3 months to 27 August 2014.

DHCP Hourly Rate Histogram in the City of London

DHCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing DHCP also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited DHCP.

1 84 (98.82%) DNS
2 61 (71.76%) Active Directory
3 55 (64.71%) Windows
4 33 (38.82%) Microsoft
4 33 (38.82%) Cisco
5 30 (35.29%) VMware
6 29 (34.12%) Windows Server 2008
7 28 (32.94%) MS Exchange
8 27 (31.76%) ITIL
9 22 (25.88%) TCP/IP
9 22 (25.88%) VMware Infrastructure
10 20 (23.53%) Windows 7
10 20 (23.53%) Windows Server 2003
10 20 (23.53%) Firewall
11 19 (22.35%) MS Excel
12 17 (20.00%) MS Office
13 16 (18.82%) Linux
13 16 (18.82%) Citrix
14 15 (17.65%) Finance
15 14 (16.47%) VPN
15 14 (16.47%) LAN
15 14 (16.47%) PowerShell
15 14 (16.47%) Exchange Server 2010
16 13 (15.29%) WAN
16 13 (15.29%) Windows XP
16 13 (15.29%) SAN
17 12 (14.12%) Blackberry
18 11 (12.94%) Microsoft Certification
18 11 (12.94%) HP
18 11 (12.94%) Windows Server 2012

DHCP
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing DHCP also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited DHCP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 28 (32.94%) MS Exchange
2 14 (16.47%) Exchange Server 2010
3 8 (9.41%) IIS
4 7 (8.24%) Exchange Server 2007
5 6 (7.06%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 6 (7.06%) SharePoint
6 4 (4.71%) Exchange Server 2003
6 4 (4.71%) IBM Notes
7 3 (3.53%) Apache
7 3 (3.53%) Lync
8 1 (1.18%) Tomcat
8 1 (1.18%) SharePoint Server
8 1 (1.18%) WebSphere
8 1 (1.18%) Jetty
8 1 (1.18%) Office Communications Server
8 1 (1.18%) nginx
8 1 (1.18%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (1.18%) OpenStack
8 1 (1.18%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (1.18%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 19 (22.35%) MS Excel
2 17 (20.00%) MS Office
3 4 (4.71%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (1.18%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (2.35%) ReMetrica
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.53%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (2.35%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (2.35%) Google App Engine
2 2 (2.35%) Office 365
3 1 (1.18%) SaaS
3 1 (1.18%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 84 (98.82%) DNS
2 22 (25.88%) TCP/IP
3 20 (23.53%) Firewall
4 14 (16.47%) VPN
4 14 (16.47%) LAN
5 13 (15.29%) WAN
5 13 (15.29%) SAN
6 9 (10.59%) IPsec
7 8 (9.41%) Network Security
7 8 (9.41%) Wireless
8 7 (8.24%) OSPF
8 7 (8.24%) BGP
8 7 (8.24%) Cisco ASA
9 6 (7.06%) Cisco IOS
9 6 (7.06%) Cisco Nexus
9 6 (7.06%) MPLS
9 6 (7.06%) SSL
9 6 (7.06%) FTP
9 6 (7.06%) LDAP
10 5 (5.88%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (11.76%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.35%) MySQL
3 1 (1.18%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (1.18%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 1 (1.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (1.18%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (1.18%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (1.18%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (1.18%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.18%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (2.35%) MSI
1 2 (2.35%) Jenkins
General
1 15 (17.65%) Finance
2 8 (9.41%) Banking
3 5 (5.88%) Investment Banking
4 2 (2.35%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.35%) Retail
4 2 (2.35%) Legal
5 1 (1.18%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.18%) Law
5 1 (1.18%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.18%) Back Office
5 1 (1.18%) Local Government
5 1 (1.18%) Marketing
5 1 (1.18%) German Language
Job Titles
1 15 (17.65%) Analyst
2 9 (10.59%) Administrator
3 8 (9.41%) Architect
3 8 (9.41%) Support Analyst
4 7 (8.24%) Desktop Support
4 7 (8.24%) Consultant
4 7 (8.24%) Systems Engineer
4 7 (8.24%) 2nd Line Support
5 6 (7.06%) Systems Administrator
6 5 (5.88%) Support Engineer
6 5 (5.88%) Network Engineer
6 5 (5.88%) Desktop Support Analyst
6 5 (5.88%) Desktop Analyst
7 4 (4.71%) Infrastructure Architect
7 4 (4.71%) Network Administrator
8 3 (3.53%) Desktop Engineer
8 3 (3.53%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 3 (3.53%) 3rd Line Support
8 3 (3.53%) Service Analyst
8 3 (3.53%) Service Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.35%) .NET
2 1 (1.18%) J2EE
2 1 (1.18%) Servlets
2 1 (1.18%) XML
2 1 (1.18%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 12 (14.12%) Blackberry
2 10 (11.76%) Clustering
3 5 (5.88%) Management Information System
4 4 (4.71%) Replication
5 3 (3.53%) Video Conferencing
5 3 (3.53%) iPhone
5 3 (3.53%) CESG
5 3 (3.53%) PKI
5 3 (3.53%) Open Source
6 2 (2.35%) CESG CLAS
6 2 (2.35%) Handset
6 2 (2.35%) RMADS
6 2 (2.35%) Computer Science
7 1 (1.18%) CMDB
7 1 (1.18%) Fat Client
7 1 (1.18%) Visualisation
7 1 (1.18%) FMCG
7 1 (1.18%) Firmware
7 1 (1.18%) Thin Client
7 1 (1.18%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 55 (64.71%) Windows
2 29 (34.12%) Windows Server 2008
3 20 (23.53%) Windows 7
3 20 (23.53%) Windows Server 2003
4 16 (18.82%) Linux
5 13 (15.29%) Windows XP
6 11 (12.94%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (4.71%) UNIX
7 4 (4.71%) Windows 2000 Server
8 3 (3.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (3.53%) Windows 2000
8 3 (3.53%) Solaris
8 3 (3.53%) Windows 8
9 2 (2.35%) Windows Vista
9 2 (2.35%) Android
10 1 (1.18%) CentOS
10 1 (1.18%) Mac OS
10 1 (1.18%) Apple iOS
10 1 (1.18%) Windows NT
10 1 (1.18%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (31.76%) ITIL
2 8 (9.41%) Load Balancing
3 6 (7.06%) Service Management
3 6 (7.06%) Service Delivery
4 5 (5.88%) Migration
4 5 (5.88%) Configuration Management
5 4 (4.71%) Risk Management
5 4 (4.71%) Disaster Recovery
5 4 (4.71%) Data Protection
6 3 (3.53%) TOGAF
6 3 (3.53%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 3 (3.53%) Penetration Testing
6 3 (3.53%) Information Security
6 3 (3.53%) Incident Management
6 3 (3.53%) Change Management
6 3 (3.53%) ITIL V3
6 3 (3.53%) Root Cause Analysis
6 3 (3.53%) Infrastructure Management
6 3 (3.53%) DevOps
7 2 (2.35%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 14 (16.47%) PowerShell
2 10 (11.76%) SQL
3 3 (3.53%) C
3 3 (3.53%) Perl
4 2 (2.35%) Bash Shell
4 2 (2.35%) VBScript
4 2 (2.35%) VB
4 2 (2.35%) Python
4 2 (2.35%) Shell Script
5 1 (1.18%) Korn
5 1 (1.18%) Java
Qualifications
1 11 (12.94%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (9.41%) MCSE
2 8 (9.41%) Security Cleared
3 7 (8.24%) SC Cleared
4 4 (4.71%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (3.53%) CISSP
6 2 (2.35%) MCP
6 2 (2.35%) CCNP
6 2 (2.35%) CCNA
6 2 (2.35%) CCA
6 2 (2.35%) Citrix Certification
6 2 (2.35%) MCITP
7 1 (1.18%) DV Cleared
7 1 (1.18%) MCSA
7 1 (1.18%) CISA
7 1 (1.18%) CISM
7 1 (1.18%) CCSE
7 1 (1.18%) CEH
7 1 (1.18%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (1.18%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (9.41%) SLA
2 4 (4.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 61 (71.76%) Active Directory
2 22 (25.88%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (8.24%) Hyper-V
3 7 (8.24%) vSphere
4 6 (7.06%) XenApp
4 6 (7.06%) ISA Server
5 4 (4.71%) XenDesktop
6 3 (3.53%) VMware ESX
7 2 (2.35%) Terminal Services
7 2 (2.35%) Xen
7 2 (2.35%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (2.35%) OpenSSH
8 1 (1.18%) DFS Replication
8 1 (1.18%) Dovecot
8 1 (1.18%) KVM
8 1 (1.18%) VMware Server
8 1 (1.18%) Sendmail
8 1 (1.18%) Veritas Cluster Server
8 1 (1.18%) XenServer
8 1 (1.18%) NFS
Systems Management
1 10 (11.76%) SCCM
2 9 (10.59%) SCOM
3 3 (3.53%) Nagios
4 2 (2.35%) OpenView
4 2 (2.35%) MAILsweeper
4 2 (2.35%) WMI
4 2 (2.35%) WSUS
4 2 (2.35%) Puppet
4 2 (2.35%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 2 (2.35%) McAfee ePO
4 2 (2.35%) SCOrch
5 1 (1.18%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 1 (1.18%) RANCID
5 1 (1.18%) HP SIM
5 1 (1.18%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (1.18%) CA Spectrum
5 1 (1.18%) HAProxy
5 1 (1.18%) Cacti
5 1 (1.18%) SolarWinds Orion
5 1 (1.18%) Veritas Storage Foundation
Vendors
1 33 (38.82%) Microsoft
1 33 (38.82%) Cisco
2 30 (35.29%) VMware
3 16 (18.82%) Citrix
4 11 (12.94%) HP
5 7 (8.24%) Juniper
5 7 (8.24%) CheckPoint
6 5 (5.88%) F5
7 4 (4.71%) SolarWinds
7 4 (4.71%) Reuters
7 4 (4.71%) Bloomberg
7 4 (4.71%) Symantec
7 4 (4.71%) Lotus
7 4 (4.71%) Dell
7 4 (4.71%) McAfee
8 3 (3.53%) NetApp
8 3 (3.53%) Websense
8 3 (3.53%) Clearswift
8 3 (3.53%) EMC
8 3 (3.53%) Red Hat
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