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 11 February 2016 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
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol (DHCP)
Rank 126 124 164
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +40
Contract jobs citing DHCP 27 65 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.86% 1.26% 0.71%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.06% 9.37% 5.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 51 18
Average daily rate £381 £388 £355
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.61% +9.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £211 £300 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £463 £391
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £350 £300
% change year-on-year
-5.71% +16.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 3
Average hourly rate £24.00 £18.70 £18.70
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+28.34% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £18.07 £16.25
% change year-on-year
+10.71% +11.16%
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
335 694 702
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 10.65% 13.50% 11.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 230 502 451
Average daily rate £413 £388 £389
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.45% -0.32%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £280 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 13 24
Average hourly rate £24.00 £18.70 £18.70
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+28.34% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.50 £16.25 £12.78
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £40.00 £31.30
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £26.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+15.38% +23.80%

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 11 February 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 11 February 2016, 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 52 (91.23%) DNS
2 40 (70.18%) Windows
3 36 (63.16%) Active Directory
4 31 (54.39%) Cisco
4 31 (54.39%) VMware
5 27 (47.37%) Microsoft
6 24 (42.11%) Finance
6 24 (42.11%) VMware Infrastructure
7 20 (35.09%) Firewall
8 18 (31.58%) TCP/IP
9 17 (29.82%) Windows Server
10 16 (28.07%) Citrix
10 16 (28.07%) Windows Server 2008
10 16 (28.07%) SCCM
11 15 (26.32%) Windows 7
12 14 (24.56%) Banking
13 13 (22.81%) OSPF
13 13 (22.81%) VPN
14 12 (21.05%) WAN
14 12 (21.05%) Linux
14 12 (21.05%) Cisco Certification
14 12 (21.05%) BGP
14 12 (21.05%) Data Centre
15 11 (19.30%) SAN
15 11 (19.30%) CheckPoint
15 11 (19.30%) Windows Server 2003
15 11 (19.30%) ITIL
15 11 (19.30%) LAN
15 11 (19.30%) PowerShell
16 10 (17.54%) Network Security

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

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 8 (14.04%) IIS
1 8 (14.04%) MS Exchange
2 4 (7.02%) Apache
2 4 (7.02%) SharePoint
2 4 (7.02%) Skype for Business
3 3 (5.26%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 3 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2007
3 3 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (5.26%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.75%) IBM Notes
4 1 (1.75%) JBoss
4 1 (1.75%) nginx
4 1 (1.75%) OpenStack
4 1 (1.75%) SAS
4 1 (1.75%) WebLogic
Applications
1 10 (17.54%) MS Excel
2 7 (12.28%) MS Office
3 1 (1.75%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.75%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (1.75%) SAP CRM
1 1 (1.75%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 5 (8.77%) Office 365
2 1 (1.75%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.75%) Azure Active Directory
2 1 (1.75%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 52 (91.23%) DNS
2 20 (35.09%) Firewall
3 18 (31.58%) TCP/IP
4 13 (22.81%) OSPF
4 13 (22.81%) VPN
5 12 (21.05%) BGP
5 12 (21.05%) WAN
6 11 (19.30%) LAN
6 11 (19.30%) SAN
7 10 (17.54%) Network Security
8 7 (12.28%) Multicast
9 6 (10.53%) Cisco ASA
9 6 (10.53%) Cisco IOS
9 6 (10.53%) DMVPN
9 6 (10.53%) EIGRP
9 6 (10.53%) iSCSI
9 6 (10.53%) VoIP
10 5 (8.77%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
10 5 (8.77%) NAS
10 5 (8.77%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.26%) SQL Server
1 3 (5.26%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (3.51%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (1.75%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.75%) Oracle Exadata
Development Applications
1 2 (3.51%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.75%) Jenkins
General
1 24 (42.11%) Finance
2 14 (24.56%) Banking
3 7 (12.28%) Legal
4 5 (8.77%) Law
5 4 (7.02%) Financial Institution
6 3 (5.26%) Telecoms
7 2 (3.51%) Back Office
7 2 (3.51%) Front Office
7 2 (3.51%) Investment Banking
8 1 (1.75%) Electronics
8 1 (1.75%) Games
8 1 (1.75%) Manufacturing
8 1 (1.75%) Marketing
8 1 (1.75%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (15.79%) Administrator
1 9 (15.79%) Network Engineer
2 6 (10.53%) Analyst
2 6 (10.53%) Cisco Engineer
2 6 (10.53%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 5 (8.77%) 3rd Line Support
3 5 (8.77%) Desktop Engineer
3 5 (8.77%) SCCM Engineer
4 3 (5.26%) Check Point Specialist
4 3 (5.26%) Desktop Administrator
4 3 (5.26%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 3 (5.26%) Infrastructure Specialist
4 3 (5.26%) Network Security Engineer
4 3 (5.26%) Network Specialist
4 3 (5.26%) Security Engineer
4 3 (5.26%) Security Specialist
4 3 (5.26%) Support Analyst
4 3 (5.26%) SWIFT Specialist
4 3 (5.26%) Systems Administrator
4 3 (5.26%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.26%) FIX Protocol
1 3 (5.26%) XML
1 3 (5.26%) XML Messaging
2 2 (3.51%) 802.1X
2 2 (3.51%) Middleware
2 2 (3.51%) Windows Identity Foundation
3 1 (1.75%) COM
3 1 (1.75%) HTML
3 1 (1.75%) Oracle Fusion
3 1 (1.75%) POSIX
3 1 (1.75%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 12 (21.05%) Data Centre
2 6 (10.53%) Clustering
3 5 (8.77%) Computer Science
4 4 (7.02%) Video Conferencing
5 3 (5.26%) Blackberry
5 3 (5.26%) Fat Client
5 3 (5.26%) SWIFT
5 3 (5.26%) Thin Client
6 2 (3.51%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (3.51%) User Experience
7 1 (1.75%) BYOD
7 1 (1.75%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 1 (1.75%) EqualLogic
7 1 (1.75%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 1 (1.75%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.75%) Mobile App
7 1 (1.75%) Replication
7 1 (1.75%) Spread Betting
Operating Systems
1 40 (70.18%) Windows
2 17 (29.82%) Windows Server
3 16 (28.07%) Windows Server 2008
4 15 (26.32%) Windows 7
5 12 (21.05%) Linux
6 11 (19.30%) Windows Server 2003
7 10 (17.54%) Windows Server 2012
8 5 (8.77%) Unix
9 3 (5.26%) Android
9 3 (5.26%) Solaris
9 3 (5.26%) Windows Vista
10 2 (3.51%) Debian
10 2 (3.51%) Ubuntu
11 1 (1.75%) CentOS
11 1 (1.75%) Mac OS X
11 1 (1.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 1 (1.75%) Windows 2000
11 1 (1.75%) Windows 2000 Server
11 1 (1.75%) Windows 8
11 1 (1.75%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (19.30%) ITIL
2 6 (10.53%) Mentoring
3 5 (8.77%) Service Delivery
3 5 (8.77%) User Acceptance Testing
4 4 (7.02%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (7.02%) E-Commerce
4 4 (7.02%) Line Management
5 3 (5.26%) Capacity Management
5 3 (5.26%) Change Control
5 3 (5.26%) Change Management
5 3 (5.26%) Configuration Management
5 3 (5.26%) Data Management
5 3 (5.26%) Migration
5 3 (5.26%) Patch Management
5 3 (5.26%) Performance Tuning
6 2 (3.51%) ITIL V3
6 2 (3.51%) Network Architecture
6 2 (3.51%) Network Design
6 2 (3.51%) Performance Management
6 2 (3.51%) Security Architecture
Programming Languages
1 11 (19.30%) PowerShell
2 7 (12.28%) SQL
3 6 (10.53%) VBScript
4 4 (7.02%) Python
5 2 (3.51%) Perl
5 2 (3.51%) VB
6 1 (1.75%) Bash Shell
6 1 (1.75%) C
6 1 (1.75%) Korn
6 1 (1.75%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 12 (21.05%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (15.79%) CCNP
3 5 (8.77%) CCIE
3 5 (8.77%) CCNA
3 5 (8.77%) Degree
4 4 (7.02%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (5.26%) CCSE
5 3 (5.26%) MCSE
5 3 (5.26%) SC Cleared
5 3 (5.26%) Security Cleared
6 2 (3.51%) JNCIE
6 2 (3.51%) JNCIP
6 2 (3.51%) MCSA
7 1 (1.75%) CCEA
7 1 (1.75%) CCSA
7 1 (1.75%) CISSP
7 1 (1.75%) Citrix Certification
7 1 (1.75%) GIAC
7 1 (1.75%) MCP
7 1 (1.75%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.02%) SLA
2 3 (5.26%) ISO15022
2 3 (5.26%) ISO20022
3 2 (3.51%) PCI DSS
4 1 (1.75%) QA
System Software
1 36 (63.16%) Active Directory
2 24 (42.11%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (8.77%) XenApp
4 4 (7.02%) vSphere
5 3 (5.26%) BitLocker
5 3 (5.26%) ISA Server
5 3 (5.26%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 3 (5.26%) NFS
5 3 (5.26%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (3.51%) Firmware
6 2 (3.51%) Hyper-V
6 2 (3.51%) Microsoft App-V
6 2 (3.51%) VMware ESX
7 1 (1.75%) Ceph
7 1 (1.75%) DFS Replication
7 1 (1.75%) Dovecot
7 1 (1.75%) Postfix
7 1 (1.75%) Sendmail
7 1 (1.75%) XenDesktop
7 1 (1.75%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 16 (28.07%) SCCM
2 5 (8.77%) SCOM
2 5 (8.77%) vMotion
3 3 (5.26%) Nagios
3 3 (5.26%) Puppet
4 2 (3.51%) HP SIM
4 2 (3.51%) Norton AntiVirus
4 2 (3.51%) WSUS
5 1 (1.75%) BladeLogic
5 1 (1.75%) Cacti
5 1 (1.75%) EnCase
5 1 (1.75%) HAProxy
5 1 (1.75%) HP Data Protector
5 1 (1.75%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (1.75%) Opsview
5 1 (1.75%) Oracle Identity Management
5 1 (1.75%) Oracle ZFS
5 1 (1.75%) RANCID
5 1 (1.75%) systemd
5 1 (1.75%) vRealize
Vendors
1 31 (54.39%) Cisco
1 31 (54.39%) VMware
2 27 (47.37%) Microsoft
3 16 (28.07%) Citrix
4 11 (19.30%) CheckPoint
5 9 (15.79%) F5
6 7 (12.28%) AppSense
6 7 (12.28%) Juniper
7 6 (10.53%) HP
8 5 (8.77%) Altiris
8 5 (8.77%) Infoblox
9 4 (7.02%) Blue Coat
9 4 (7.02%) Palo Alto
9 4 (7.02%) Red Hat
9 4 (7.02%) Symantec
10 3 (5.26%) Bomgar
10 3 (5.26%) Dell
10 3 (5.26%) Imperva
11 2 (3.51%) Riverbed
11 2 (3.51%) Veeam
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