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 7 July 2015 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
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol (DHCP)
Rank 140 165 183
Rank change year-on-year
+25 +18
Contract jobs citing DHCP 60 33 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 1.06% 0.58% 0.55%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.11% 4.79% 4.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 19 19
Average daily rate
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£375 £335 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.94% -4.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £303 £128 £162
10% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £475 £480
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £275 £275
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Average hourly rate £12.50 £17.75 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-29.57% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £15.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -21.05%
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London

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
740 689 831
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 13.02% 12.04% 11.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 550 481 545
Average daily rate £425 £388 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.67% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £235 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £320
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +3.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 21 42
Average hourly rate £17.98 £20.50 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.29% -48.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.50 £16.00 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.15 £38.50 £135.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.75 £18.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+28.37% -26.00%

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 7 July 2015.

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 7 July 2015, 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.

1 111 (94.87%) DNS
2 73 (62.39%) Windows
3 55 (47.01%) Cisco
4 54 (46.15%) Microsoft
5 53 (45.30%) Active Directory
6 45 (38.46%) VMware
7 42 (35.90%) TCP/IP
8 40 (34.19%) Firewall
9 39 (33.33%) Finance
10 37 (31.62%) Windows Server 2008
11 33 (28.21%) WAN
12 30 (25.64%) LAN
12 30 (25.64%) Citrix
12 30 (25.64%) Cisco Certification
13 27 (23.08%) BGP
13 27 (23.08%) VMware Infrastructure
14 26 (22.22%) OSPF
14 26 (22.22%) CheckPoint
15 25 (21.37%) Cisco IOS
16 24 (20.51%) Windows Server 2003
17 23 (19.66%) MS Exchange
17 23 (19.66%) Linux
18 22 (18.80%) HP
19 20 (17.09%) ITIL
19 20 (17.09%) SQL
20 19 (16.24%) CCNP
21 18 (15.38%) VPN
21 18 (15.38%) SAN
21 18 (15.38%) F5
22 17 (14.53%) Windows Server 2012

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

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, 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 23 (19.66%) MS Exchange
2 15 (12.82%) Exchange Server 2010
3 10 (8.55%) IIS
4 8 (6.84%) Exchange Server 2003
5 7 (5.98%) SharePoint
6 6 (5.13%) Exchange Server 2007
6 6 (5.13%) Lync
7 4 (3.42%) Exchange Server 2013
8 2 (1.71%) Tomcat
9 1 (0.85%) Apache
9 1 (0.85%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 1 (0.85%) Oracle Workflow
9 1 (0.85%) Exchange Server 2000
9 1 (0.85%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 12 (10.26%) MS Office
2 11 (9.40%) MS Excel
3 5 (4.27%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 4 (3.42%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (2.56%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.85%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 3 (2.56%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.85%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.85%) Remedy AR System
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.42%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (3.42%) Office 365
2 1 (0.85%) Route 53
2 1 (0.85%) IaaS
2 1 (0.85%) Amazon ELB
2 1 (0.85%) SaaS
2 1 (0.85%) PaaS
2 1 (0.85%) Rackspace Cloud
2 1 (0.85%) Google Apps
2 1 (0.85%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (0.85%) Amazon S3
2 1 (0.85%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 111 (94.87%) DNS
2 42 (35.90%) TCP/IP
3 40 (34.19%) Firewall
4 33 (28.21%) WAN
5 30 (25.64%) LAN
6 27 (23.08%) BGP
7 26 (22.22%) OSPF
8 25 (21.37%) Cisco IOS
9 18 (15.38%) SAN
9 18 (15.38%) VPN
10 15 (12.82%) Cisco Nexus
11 13 (11.11%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
11 13 (11.11%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
11 13 (11.11%) Network Security
11 13 (11.11%) Wireless
12 10 (8.55%) EIGRP
12 10 (8.55%) SSL
12 10 (8.55%) Cisco ASA
12 10 (8.55%) NAS
13 9 (7.69%) BIG-IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (11.11%) SQL Server
2 11 (9.40%) MySQL
3 10 (8.55%) Relational Database
4 5 (4.27%) MongoDB
4 5 (4.27%) NoSQL
4 5 (4.27%) RDBMS
5 1 (0.85%) FileMaker
5 1 (0.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (0.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (0.85%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 4 (3.42%) Jenkins
2 1 (0.85%) Visual Studio
2 1 (0.85%) Subversion
2 1 (0.85%) Maven
2 1 (0.85%) Fiddler
2 1 (0.85%) Hudson
General
1 39 (33.33%) Finance
2 13 (11.11%) Banking
3 5 (4.27%) Financial Institution
4 3 (2.56%) Telecoms
4 3 (2.56%) Publishing
5 2 (1.71%) Law
5 2 (1.71%) Legal
5 2 (1.71%) Investment Banking
6 1 (0.85%) Games
6 1 (0.85%) Retail
Job Titles
1 19 (16.24%) Network Engineer
2 18 (15.38%) Analyst
3 12 (10.26%) Support Engineer
4 8 (6.84%) 2nd Line Support
5 7 (5.98%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 7 (5.98%) Desktop Support
5 7 (5.98%) Server Engineer
6 6 (5.13%) Security Specialist
6 6 (5.13%) Network Specialist
6 6 (5.13%) Network Security Specialist
6 6 (5.13%) Architect
7 5 (4.27%) Infrastructure Analyst
7 5 (4.27%) Mac Engineer
7 5 (4.27%) DevOps Engineer
8 4 (3.42%) Cisco Engineer
8 4 (3.42%) Support Analyst
8 4 (3.42%) Systems Engineer
8 4 (3.42%) Cisco Network Engineer
9 3 (2.56%) Infrastructure Architect
9 3 (2.56%) Windows Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (4.27%) Application Packaging
2 4 (3.42%) Web Services
3 3 (2.56%) .NET
4 2 (1.71%) HTML
5 1 (0.85%) LAMP
5 1 (0.85%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 16 (13.68%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (10.26%) Data Centre
3 7 (5.98%) Thin Client
3 7 (5.98%) Computer Science
3 7 (5.98%) Fat Client
4 5 (4.27%) Blackberry
5 4 (3.42%) Clustering
5 4 (3.42%) PKI
6 3 (2.56%) Video Conferencing
6 3 (2.56%) iPhone
6 3 (2.56%) Replication
7 2 (1.71%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 2 (1.71%) iPad
7 2 (1.71%) Mobile App
7 2 (1.71%) Data Integration
7 2 (1.71%) CMDB
7 2 (1.71%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.85%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.85%) Hybrid Cloud
8 1 (0.85%) HP Storage
Operating Systems
1 73 (62.39%) Windows
2 37 (31.62%) Windows Server 2008
3 24 (20.51%) Windows Server 2003
4 23 (19.66%) Linux
5 17 (14.53%) Windows 7
5 17 (14.53%) Windows Server 2012
6 11 (9.40%) Windows 8
7 10 (8.55%) UNIX
8 6 (5.13%) Mac OS X
9 4 (3.42%) Android
9 4 (3.42%) Mac OS
10 3 (2.56%) Windows Phone
10 3 (2.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 3 (2.56%) Windows XP
11 2 (1.71%) CentOS
12 1 (0.85%) Apple iOS
12 1 (0.85%) Windows 2000 Server
12 1 (0.85%) Windows Vista
12 1 (0.85%) Mac OS X Server
12 1 (0.85%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (17.09%) ITIL
2 11 (9.40%) Load Balancing
3 10 (8.55%) Open Source
4 9 (7.69%) Migration
4 9 (7.69%) Configuration Management
5 8 (6.84%) Service Management
5 8 (6.84%) DevOps
6 7 (5.98%) E-Commerce
6 7 (5.98%) PRINCE2
6 7 (5.98%) Continuous Integration
7 6 (5.13%) Change Management
8 5 (4.27%) Service Delivery
8 5 (4.27%) Security Patching
9 4 (3.42%) Server Building
9 4 (3.42%) SDLC
9 4 (3.42%) Change Control
9 4 (3.42%) Root Cause Analysis
9 4 (3.42%) Network Monitoring
9 4 (3.42%) Microservices
9 4 (3.42%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 20 (17.09%) SQL
2 15 (12.82%) PowerShell
3 11 (9.40%) C
4 7 (5.98%) Perl
4 7 (5.98%) Python
5 4 (3.42%) VBScript
6 3 (2.56%) Java
7 2 (1.71%) JavaScript
7 2 (1.71%) Tcl
7 2 (1.71%) Ruby
8 1 (0.85%) PHP
Qualifications
1 30 (25.64%) Cisco Certification
2 19 (16.24%) CCNP
3 14 (11.97%) CCSE
4 13 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
5 10 (8.55%) CCIE
6 9 (7.69%) MCSE
6 9 (7.69%) CCNA
6 9 (7.69%) CCSA
6 9 (7.69%) Degree
7 7 (5.98%) Security Cleared
8 6 (5.13%) SC Cleared
8 6 (5.13%) MCSA
8 6 (5.13%) MCP
9 4 (3.42%) ACTC
10 3 (2.56%) MCITP
11 2 (1.71%) JNCIA
11 2 (1.71%) CCDA
11 2 (1.71%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 2 (1.71%) Check Point Certification
11 2 (1.71%) CCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.42%) QA
2 2 (1.71%) SLA
3 1 (0.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.85%) Solvency II
System Software
1 53 (45.30%) Active Directory
2 27 (23.08%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (9.40%) XenApp
4 9 (7.69%) vSphere
5 5 (4.27%) VMware ESXi
5 5 (4.27%) VMware ESX
6 3 (2.56%) Xen
6 3 (2.56%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 3 (2.56%) Oracle RAC
6 3 (2.56%) Hyper-V
7 2 (1.71%) BitLocker
7 2 (1.71%) XenServer
7 2 (1.71%) XenDesktop
7 2 (1.71%) Snort
7 2 (1.71%) Squid
7 2 (1.71%) ISA Server
8 1 (0.85%) Terminal Server
8 1 (0.85%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 1 (0.85%) VMware Server
8 1 (0.85%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 14 (11.97%) SCCM
2 7 (5.98%) Puppet
3 6 (5.13%) Casper Suite
4 5 (4.27%) AirWatch
4 5 (4.27%) SCOM
5 4 (3.42%) WSUS
5 4 (3.42%) Opscode Chef
6 3 (2.56%) Data Guard
6 3 (2.56%) McAfee ePO
6 3 (2.56%) Tivoli
6 3 (2.56%) MOM
7 2 (1.71%) Tivoli Monitoring
7 2 (1.71%) OpenView
7 2 (1.71%) CiscoWorks
8 1 (0.85%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 1 (0.85%) ARCserve
8 1 (0.85%) Norton AntiVirus
8 1 (0.85%) Backup Exec
8 1 (0.85%) WMI
8 1 (0.85%) BladeLogic
Vendors
1 55 (47.01%) Cisco
2 54 (46.15%) Microsoft
3 45 (38.46%) VMware
4 30 (25.64%) Citrix
5 26 (22.22%) CheckPoint
6 22 (18.80%) HP
7 18 (15.38%) F5
8 11 (9.40%) Infoblox
8 11 (9.40%) Oracle
9 10 (8.55%) McAfee
10 9 (7.69%) Apple
10 9 (7.69%) Juniper
11 7 (5.98%) Adobe
11 7 (5.98%) Blue Coat
11 7 (5.98%) Imperva
12 6 (5.13%) SolarWinds
13 5 (4.27%) AppSense
13 5 (4.27%) Splunk
13 5 (4.27%) ServiceNow
13 5 (4.27%) Sophos
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