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 28 September 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
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol (DHCP)
Rank 134 140 146
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +6
Contract jobs citing DHCP 32 48 64
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.93% 1.02% 1.10%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.02% 7.91% 7.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 30 48
Median daily rate £402 £366 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.62% +1.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £271 £226 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £465 £508
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £325 £301
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +8.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 3
Median hourly rate - £11.00 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -43.58%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.00 £17.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+54.28% -2.77%
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
532 607 806
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 15.49% 12.95% 13.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 411 458 527
Median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £339 £285 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £360 £345
% change year-on-year
+2.77% +4.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 14 27
Median hourly rate £17.25 £14.75 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.94% -24.35%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.75 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.47 £19.00 £160.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £21.01 £22.85
% change year-on-year
+38.06% -8.05%

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 28 September 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 28 September 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 52 (89.66%) DNS
2 41 (70.69%) Windows
3 33 (56.90%) Active Directory
4 32 (55.17%) Cisco
5 25 (43.10%) TCP/IP
5 25 (43.10%) VMware
6 24 (41.38%) Windows Server
7 23 (39.66%) Firewall
8 22 (37.93%) ITIL
8 22 (37.93%) Windows Server 2008
9 21 (36.21%) Finance
10 20 (34.48%) VMware Infrastructure
11 17 (29.31%) Microsoft
11 17 (29.31%) Change Management
11 17 (29.31%) F5
12 16 (27.59%) Windows Server 2012
13 15 (25.86%) Juniper
14 14 (24.14%) Cisco Certification
15 13 (22.41%) LAN
16 12 (20.69%) Citrix
16 12 (20.69%) WAN
16 12 (20.69%) Cisco Nexus
17 11 (18.97%) MS Exchange
17 11 (18.97%) CheckPoint
17 11 (18.97%) Cisco ASA
17 11 (18.97%) Windows 7
18 10 (17.24%) PowerShell
18 10 (17.24%) Migration
18 10 (17.24%) SAN
18 10 (17.24%) Palo Alto

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 (18.97%) MS Exchange
2 8 (13.79%) SharePoint
3 6 (10.34%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (6.90%) IIS
4 4 (6.90%) Tomcat
5 2 (3.45%) Apache
5 2 (3.45%) JBoss
5 2 (3.45%) Skype for Business
5 2 (3.45%) WebLogic
6 1 (1.72%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (1.72%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (1.72%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (1.72%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 5 (8.62%) MS Office
2 4 (6.90%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.72%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 5 (8.62%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (8.62%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (6.90%) Office 365
3 3 (5.17%) Azure Active Directory
4 2 (3.45%) SaaS
5 1 (1.72%) IaaS
5 1 (1.72%) PaaS
5 1 (1.72%) Rackspace Cloud
5 1 (1.72%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 52 (89.66%) DNS
2 25 (43.10%) TCP/IP
3 23 (39.66%) Firewall
4 13 (22.41%) LAN
5 12 (20.69%) Cisco Nexus
5 12 (20.69%) WAN
6 11 (18.97%) Cisco ASA
7 10 (17.24%) SAN
8 9 (15.52%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 9 (15.52%) IPsec
8 9 (15.52%) VPN
8 9 (15.52%) Wireless
9 8 (13.79%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
9 8 (13.79%) HSRP
9 8 (13.79%) MPLS
10 7 (12.07%) BIG-IP
10 7 (12.07%) OSPF
11 6 (10.34%) Network Security
11 6 (10.34%) VLAN
11 6 (10.34%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (12.07%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.72%) MySQL
2 1 (1.72%) Oracle Database
2 1 (1.72%) Oracle Exadata
2 1 (1.72%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 1 (1.72%) Git (software)
1 1 (1.72%) Jenkins
1 1 (1.72%) VisualVM
General
1 21 (36.21%) Finance
2 5 (8.62%) Banking
3 3 (5.17%) Games
3 3 (5.17%) Investment Banking
4 2 (3.45%) Legal
4 2 (3.45%) Retail
5 1 (1.72%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.72%) Law
5 1 (1.72%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 14 (24.14%) Network Engineer
2 8 (13.79%) Architect
3 7 (12.07%) Administrator
4 5 (8.62%) Network Architect
4 5 (8.62%) Systems Administrator
4 5 (8.62%) Windows Engineer
5 4 (6.90%) Analyst
5 4 (6.90%) Cisco Engineer
5 4 (6.90%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 4 (6.90%) IT Support
5 4 (6.90%) Senior Network Engineer
5 4 (6.90%) Server Engineer
6 3 (5.17%) 2nd Line Support
6 3 (5.17%) Applications Engineer
6 3 (5.17%) Data Engineer
6 3 (5.17%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (3.45%) Active Directory Support
7 2 (3.45%) Senior Data Engineer
7 2 (3.45%) Server Migration Engineer
7 2 (3.45%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (10.34%) 802.1X
2 3 (5.17%) Middleware
2 3 (5.17%) Web Services
3 2 (3.45%) XMPP
4 1 (1.72%) ActiveMQ
4 1 (1.72%) J2EE
4 1 (1.72%) JMS
4 1 (1.72%) JMX
4 1 (1.72%) Oracle Fusion
4 1 (1.72%) RFC 2544
4 1 (1.72%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (12.07%) Data Centre
2 5 (8.62%) Replication
3 4 (6.90%) Management Information System
3 4 (6.90%) Video Conferencing
4 3 (5.17%) Computer Science
4 3 (5.17%) NHS
5 2 (3.45%) BYOD
5 2 (3.45%) Clustering
5 2 (3.45%) Cryptography
5 2 (3.45%) Device Driver
5 2 (3.45%) Fat Client
5 2 (3.45%) Hybrid Cloud
5 2 (3.45%) Thin Client
6 1 (1.72%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.72%) CMDB
6 1 (1.72%) Digital Media
6 1 (1.72%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 1 (1.72%) Grid Computing
Operating Systems
1 41 (70.69%) Windows
2 24 (41.38%) Windows Server
3 22 (37.93%) Windows Server 2008
4 16 (27.59%) Windows Server 2012
5 11 (18.97%) Windows 7
6 7 (12.07%) Linux
6 7 (12.07%) Windows Server 2003
7 6 (10.34%) Windows 10
8 5 (8.62%) Unix
9 3 (5.17%) Windows XP
10 2 (3.45%) Windows 8
11 1 (1.72%) Android
11 1 (1.72%) CatOS
11 1 (1.72%) CentOS
11 1 (1.72%) Data ONTAP
11 1 (1.72%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 1 (1.72%) Solaris
11 1 (1.72%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (37.93%) ITIL
2 17 (29.31%) Change Management
3 10 (17.24%) Migration
4 9 (15.52%) Project Management
5 7 (12.07%) Load Balancing
5 7 (12.07%) Problem Management
5 7 (12.07%) Service Management
6 6 (10.34%) Network Architecture
6 6 (10.34%) Root Cause Analysis
7 4 (6.90%) Capacity Management
7 4 (6.90%) Configuration Management
7 4 (6.90%) Data Management
7 4 (6.90%) Disaster Recovery
7 4 (6.90%) Information Security
7 4 (6.90%) Low Latency
7 4 (6.90%) Service Delivery
8 3 (5.17%) Network Monitoring
8 3 (5.17%) Performance Tuning
8 3 (5.17%) Stakeholder Management
8 3 (5.17%) Ultra-Low Latency
Programming Languages
1 10 (17.24%) PowerShell
2 3 (5.17%) Java
3 2 (3.45%) SQL
4 1 (1.72%) Bash Shell
4 1 (1.72%) JavaScript
4 1 (1.72%) Korn
4 1 (1.72%) PHP
4 1 (1.72%) Python
4 1 (1.72%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 14 (24.14%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (13.79%) CCNP
3 4 (6.90%) CCIE
3 4 (6.90%) CCNA
4 3 (5.17%) Degree
4 3 (5.17%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 2 (3.45%) MCP
6 1 (1.72%) CCSA
6 1 (1.72%) CCSE
6 1 (1.72%) CCSP
6 1 (1.72%) CISSP
6 1 (1.72%) GIAC
6 1 (1.72%) MCSE
6 1 (1.72%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (12.07%) PCI DSS
2 5 (8.62%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (8.62%) SLA
3 2 (3.45%) QA
3 2 (3.45%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 33 (56.90%) Active Directory
2 20 (34.48%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (12.07%) VMware ESX
4 6 (10.34%) VMware ESXi
5 5 (8.62%) XenApp
6 4 (6.90%) Hyper-V
6 4 (6.90%) XenDesktop
7 3 (5.17%) Microsoft App-V
7 3 (5.17%) Terminal Services
7 3 (5.17%) Virtual Desktop
8 2 (3.45%) Terminal Server
8 2 (3.45%) Virtual Machines
8 2 (3.45%) vSphere
9 1 (1.72%) Docker
9 1 (1.72%) Firmware
9 1 (1.72%) KVM
9 1 (1.72%) NFS
9 1 (1.72%) oVirt
9 1 (1.72%) Snort
9 1 (1.72%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 9 (15.52%) SCCM
2 5 (8.62%) SCOM
2 5 (8.62%) WSUS
3 4 (6.90%) FortiGate
4 3 (5.17%) Backup Exec
4 3 (5.17%) Nagios
5 2 (3.45%) Cisco CUCM
5 2 (3.45%) HP SIM
5 2 (3.45%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 2 (3.45%) Puppet
5 2 (3.45%) SCOrch
5 2 (3.45%) Tivoli
6 1 (1.72%) AirWatch
6 1 (1.72%) Ansible
6 1 (1.72%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 1 (1.72%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (1.72%) Pingdom
6 1 (1.72%) Salt
6 1 (1.72%) SCSM
6 1 (1.72%) SnapVault
Vendors
1 32 (55.17%) Cisco
2 25 (43.10%) VMware
3 17 (29.31%) F5
3 17 (29.31%) Microsoft
4 15 (25.86%) Juniper
5 12 (20.69%) Citrix
6 11 (18.97%) CheckPoint
7 10 (17.24%) Palo Alto
8 9 (15.52%) Aruba
9 7 (12.07%) Blue Coat
9 7 (12.07%) Dell
9 7 (12.07%) Riverbed
9 7 (12.07%) SolarWinds
10 6 (10.34%) Alcatel-Lucent
10 6 (10.34%) FireEye
10 6 (10.34%) HP
10 6 (10.34%) TippingPoint
10 6 (10.34%) Tufin
11 5 (8.62%) LogLogic
11 5 (8.62%) Symantec
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