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 26 July 2016 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
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol (DHCP)
Rank 137 153 160
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +7
Contract jobs citing DHCP 29 60 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.85% 1.01% 0.69%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.48% 7.92% 5.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 39 23
Median daily rate £402 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.06% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £284 £290 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £490 £491
UK excluding London median daily rate £301 £310 £280
% change year-on-year
-3.06% +10.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 4
Median hourly rate £22.00 £11.75 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+87.23% -38.15%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £18.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+58.33% +12.50%
DHCP
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
529 758 709
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 15.55% 12.80% 12.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 423 556 479
Median daily rate £468 £425 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% +9.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £314 £300 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 29 22
Median hourly rate £22.00 £17.98 £20.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.35% -12.29%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.50 £21.53 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+46.34% +7.62%

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 26 July 2016.

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 26 July 2016, 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 55 (91.67%) DNS
2 37 (61.67%) Windows
3 36 (60.00%) Cisco
4 34 (56.67%) Active Directory
5 26 (43.33%) Firewall
5 26 (43.33%) VMware
6 23 (38.33%) Windows Server
7 22 (36.67%) VMware Infrastructure
7 22 (36.67%) TCP/IP
7 22 (36.67%) ITIL
8 20 (33.33%) Microsoft
9 19 (31.67%) Windows Server 2008
10 18 (30.00%) Finance
11 16 (26.67%) CheckPoint
12 15 (25.00%) F5
13 14 (23.33%) Windows Server 2012
13 14 (23.33%) Citrix
13 14 (23.33%) Juniper
13 14 (23.33%) MS Exchange
13 14 (23.33%) WAN
14 13 (21.67%) LAN
14 13 (21.67%) SAN
15 12 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
15 12 (20.00%) Wireless
15 12 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
16 11 (18.33%) Migration
16 11 (18.33%) PowerShell
16 11 (18.33%) SCCM
17 10 (16.67%) VPN
17 10 (16.67%) Linux

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 14 (23.33%) MS Exchange
2 8 (13.33%) SharePoint
3 7 (11.67%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (6.67%) IIS
4 4 (6.67%) Tomcat
5 3 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2013
5 3 (5.00%) JBoss
5 3 (5.00%) Skype for Business
5 3 (5.00%) WebLogic
6 2 (3.33%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (1.67%) Apache
7 1 (1.67%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 8 (13.33%) MS Excel
2 6 (10.00%) MS Office
3 1 (1.67%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 6 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (8.33%) Azure Active Directory
3 4 (6.67%) Office 365
3 4 (6.67%) SaaS
4 1 (1.67%) IaaS
4 1 (1.67%) PaaS
4 1 (1.67%) Rackspace Cloud
4 1 (1.67%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 55 (91.67%) DNS
2 26 (43.33%) Firewall
3 22 (36.67%) TCP/IP
4 14 (23.33%) WAN
5 13 (21.67%) LAN
5 13 (21.67%) SAN
6 12 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
6 12 (20.00%) Wireless
7 10 (16.67%) Cisco Nexus
7 10 (16.67%) VPN
8 9 (15.00%) Network Security
9 8 (13.33%) BIG-IP
9 8 (13.33%) Internet
9 8 (13.33%) VLAN
10 7 (11.67%) EIGRP
10 7 (11.67%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
10 7 (11.67%) HSRP
10 7 (11.67%) IPsec
10 7 (11.67%) MPLS
11 6 (10.00%) WAAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (15.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.33%) DB2
2 2 (3.33%) Oracle Database
2 2 (3.33%) Oracle Exadata
3 1 (1.67%) MySQL
3 1 (1.67%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (1.67%) Git (software)
1 1 (1.67%) Jenkins
1 1 (1.67%) VisualVM
General
1 18 (30.00%) Finance
2 5 (8.33%) Legal
3 3 (5.00%) Retail
4 2 (3.33%) Banking
4 2 (3.33%) Investment Banking
4 2 (3.33%) Law
4 2 (3.33%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.67%) Back Office
5 1 (1.67%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.67%) Front Office
5 1 (1.67%) Games
Job Titles
1 12 (20.00%) Network Engineer
2 7 (11.67%) Analyst
2 7 (11.67%) Architect
3 6 (10.00%) Windows Engineer
4 5 (8.33%) Administrator
5 4 (6.67%) Cisco Engineer
5 4 (6.67%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 4 (6.67%) Network Architect
5 4 (6.67%) Security Engineer
5 4 (6.67%) Senior Network Engineer
5 4 (6.67%) Systems Administrator
6 3 (5.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 3 (5.00%) Infrastructure Architect
6 3 (5.00%) Service Analyst
7 2 (3.33%) 2nd Line Support
7 2 (3.33%) 3rd Line Support
7 2 (3.33%) Desktop Support
7 2 (3.33%) IT Manager
7 2 (3.33%) Network Security Engineer
7 2 (3.33%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (6.67%) 802.1X
1 4 (6.67%) Middleware
2 3 (5.00%) Web Services
3 2 (3.33%) Oracle Fusion
4 1 (1.67%) ActiveMQ
4 1 (1.67%) J2EE
4 1 (1.67%) JMS
4 1 (1.67%) JMX
4 1 (1.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (13.33%) Data Centre
2 6 (10.00%) Replication
2 6 (10.00%) Video Conferencing
3 5 (8.33%) EqualLogic
4 4 (6.67%) Device Driver
4 4 (6.67%) Fat Client
4 4 (6.67%) Thin Client
5 3 (5.00%) Management Information System
6 2 (3.33%) BYOD
6 2 (3.33%) Client/Server
6 2 (3.33%) Clustering
6 2 (3.33%) Computer Science
6 2 (3.33%) NHS
7 1 (1.67%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (1.67%) Cryptography
7 1 (1.67%) Digital Media
7 1 (1.67%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 1 (1.67%) Grid Computing
7 1 (1.67%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 37 (61.67%) Windows
2 23 (38.33%) Windows Server
3 19 (31.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 14 (23.33%) Windows Server 2012
5 10 (16.67%) Linux
6 9 (15.00%) Windows 7
7 5 (8.33%) Unix
7 5 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
8 4 (6.67%) Windows 10
9 3 (5.00%) Solaris
9 3 (5.00%) Windows XP
10 1 (1.67%) CatOS
10 1 (1.67%) CentOS
10 1 (1.67%) VMS
10 1 (1.67%) Windows 2000 Server
10 1 (1.67%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (36.67%) ITIL
2 11 (18.33%) Migration
3 9 (15.00%) Change Management
4 8 (13.33%) Project Management
5 6 (10.00%) Load Balancing
5 6 (10.00%) Root Cause Analysis
6 5 (8.33%) Disaster Recovery
6 5 (8.33%) Network Architecture
6 5 (8.33%) Problem Management
7 4 (6.67%) Asset Management
7 4 (6.67%) Configuration Management
7 4 (6.67%) Data Management
7 4 (6.67%) Mentoring
7 4 (6.67%) Network Design
7 4 (6.67%) Service Management
7 4 (6.67%) Workflow
8 3 (5.00%) High Availability
8 3 (5.00%) Network Management
8 3 (5.00%) Network Monitoring
8 3 (5.00%) Penetration Testing
Programming Languages
1 11 (18.33%) PowerShell
2 4 (6.67%) Python
3 3 (5.00%) Java
4 2 (3.33%) C
4 2 (3.33%) C++
4 2 (3.33%) Perl
4 2 (3.33%) SQL
5 1 (1.67%) Bash Shell
5 1 (1.67%) JavaScript
5 1 (1.67%) Korn
5 1 (1.67%) PHP
5 1 (1.67%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 12 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (15.00%) CCNP
3 5 (8.33%) CCNA
4 3 (5.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 2 (3.33%) Degree
5 2 (3.33%) MCP
6 1 (1.67%) CCNP Voice
6 1 (1.67%) CCSA
6 1 (1.67%) CCSE
6 1 (1.67%) CCSP
6 1 (1.67%) CISSP
6 1 (1.67%) GIAC
6 1 (1.67%) MCSE
6 1 (1.67%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (1.67%) SC Cleared
6 1 (1.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (8.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (6.67%) SLA
3 2 (3.33%) QA
4 1 (1.67%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 34 (56.67%) Active Directory
2 22 (36.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (11.67%) XenApp
4 5 (8.33%) Hyper-V
4 5 (8.33%) Terminal Services
4 5 (8.33%) VMware ESX
4 5 (8.33%) VMware ESXi
4 5 (8.33%) XenDesktop
5 4 (6.67%) Virtual Machines
6 3 (5.00%) Firmware
7 2 (3.33%) DFS Replication
7 2 (3.33%) Microsoft App-V
7 2 (3.33%) Terminal Server
7 2 (3.33%) Virtual Desktop
7 2 (3.33%) vSphere
8 1 (1.67%) Docker
8 1 (1.67%) KVM
8 1 (1.67%) oVirt
8 1 (1.67%) UAG
8 1 (1.67%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 11 (18.33%) SCCM
2 9 (15.00%) SCOM
3 4 (6.67%) Backup Exec
3 4 (6.67%) FortiGate
3 4 (6.67%) HP SIM
3 4 (6.67%) Nagios
3 4 (6.67%) SCOrch
3 4 (6.67%) WSUS
4 3 (5.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 2 (3.33%) Cisco Prime
5 2 (3.33%) Control-M
5 2 (3.33%) MIMEsweeper
5 2 (3.33%) Norton AntiVirus
5 2 (3.33%) Oracle Identity Management
5 2 (3.33%) Puppet
6 1 (1.67%) Cacti
6 1 (1.67%) Cisco CUCM
6 1 (1.67%) Cobbler
6 1 (1.67%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 1 (1.67%) yum
Vendors
1 36 (60.00%) Cisco
2 26 (43.33%) VMware
3 20 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 16 (26.67%) CheckPoint
5 15 (25.00%) F5
6 14 (23.33%) Citrix
6 14 (23.33%) Juniper
7 10 (16.67%) SolarWinds
8 9 (15.00%) Riverbed
9 8 (13.33%) Blue Coat
9 8 (13.33%) HP
9 8 (13.33%) Palo Alto
10 7 (11.67%) Dell
11 6 (10.00%) Alcatel-Lucent
11 6 (10.00%) Aruba
11 6 (10.00%) FireEye
11 6 (10.00%) Symantec
11 6 (10.00%) TippingPoint
11 6 (10.00%) Tufin
12 5 (8.33%) LogLogic
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