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 21 November 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
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol (DHCP)
Rank 140 157 142
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -15
Contract jobs citing DHCP 66 54 59
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 1.13% 0.76% 0.92%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.88% 6.58% 6.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 35 41
Average daily rate
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£315 £330 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.54% -9.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £188 £195 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £455 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £275 £340
% change year-on-year
+16.36% -19.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 4
Average hourly rate - £20.00 £15.53
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +28.82%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £17.85 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+12.06% +11.54%
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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
743 821 886
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 12.76% 11.55% 13.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 534 528 587
Average daily rate £375 £420 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.60% +4.87%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £575 £529
UK excluding London average daily rate £348 £335 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.88% +3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 41 33
Average hourly rate £20.00 £19.25 £20.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.89% -6.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.00 £12.75 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.00 £39.40 £42.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.88 £21.88 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+4.57% +4.16%

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 21 November 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 21 November 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.

1 112 (98.25%) DNS
2 78 (68.42%) Active Directory
3 76 (66.67%) Windows
4 46 (40.35%) Microsoft
5 44 (38.60%) Cisco
6 37 (32.46%) VMware
7 34 (29.82%) MS Exchange
8 33 (28.95%) Windows Server 2008
9 30 (26.32%) Firewall
10 29 (25.44%) ITIL
11 27 (23.68%) TCP/IP
11 27 (23.68%) Finance
12 26 (22.81%) VMware Infrastructure
13 25 (21.93%) WAN
13 25 (21.93%) LAN
13 25 (21.93%) Citrix
13 25 (21.93%) Windows Server 2003
14 22 (19.30%) SAN
14 22 (19.30%) MS Office
15 21 (18.42%) MS Excel
15 21 (18.42%) VPN
15 21 (18.42%) Windows 7
15 21 (18.42%) Exchange Server 2010
16 18 (15.79%) HP
17 17 (14.91%) Linux
17 17 (14.91%) Wireless
18 15 (13.16%) SQL
18 15 (13.16%) Blackberry
18 15 (13.16%) Windows Server 2012
19 14 (12.28%) Cisco Certification

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

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 34 (29.82%) MS Exchange
2 21 (18.42%) Exchange Server 2010
3 13 (11.40%) IIS
4 12 (10.53%) SharePoint
5 11 (9.65%) Exchange Server 2007
6 9 (7.89%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 5 (4.39%) Exchange Server 2013
8 4 (3.51%) Exchange Server 2003
8 4 (3.51%) Tomcat
8 4 (3.51%) IBM Notes
9 3 (2.63%) Apache
9 3 (2.63%) Lync
10 2 (1.75%) SharePoint 2010
10 2 (1.75%) Office Communications Server
10 2 (1.75%) WebSphere
10 2 (1.75%) SharePoint 2013
11 1 (0.88%) WorkSite
11 1 (0.88%) Jetty
11 1 (0.88%) nginx
11 1 (0.88%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 22 (19.30%) MS Office
2 21 (18.42%) MS Excel
3 5 (4.39%) MS Visio
3 5 (4.39%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.88%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.88%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (1.75%) ReMetrica
2 1 (0.88%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.63%) Office 365
2 2 (1.75%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (1.75%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.88%) Google App Engine
3 1 (0.88%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.88%) SaaS
3 1 (0.88%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.88%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 112 (98.25%) DNS
2 30 (26.32%) Firewall
3 27 (23.68%) TCP/IP
4 25 (21.93%) LAN
4 25 (21.93%) WAN
5 22 (19.30%) SAN
6 21 (18.42%) VPN
7 17 (14.91%) Wireless
8 13 (11.40%) VoIP
8 13 (11.40%) Cisco Nexus
9 12 (10.53%) SNMP
9 12 (10.53%) OSPF
9 12 (10.53%) BGP
10 11 (9.65%) FTP
11 10 (8.77%) LDAP
11 10 (8.77%) Cisco ASA
12 8 (7.02%) EIGRP
13 7 (6.14%) IPsec
13 7 (6.14%) Internet
13 7 (6.14%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (11.40%) SQL Server
2 4 (3.51%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (2.63%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (1.75%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 2 (1.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (1.75%) MySQL
4 2 (1.75%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (0.88%) Hadoop
5 1 (0.88%) Big Data
5 1 (0.88%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.88%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.88%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (0.88%) RDBMS
5 1 (0.88%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (0.88%) IDOL
Development Applications
1 1 (0.88%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 1 (0.88%) Jenkins
General
1 27 (23.68%) Finance
2 13 (11.40%) Banking
3 5 (4.39%) Retail
3 5 (4.39%) Investment Banking
4 4 (3.51%) Law
5 3 (2.63%) Legal
5 3 (2.63%) Telecoms
6 2 (1.75%) Online Betting
6 2 (1.75%) Financial Institution
6 2 (1.75%) Marketing
7 1 (0.88%) German Language
7 1 (0.88%) Front Office
7 1 (0.88%) Back Office
7 1 (0.88%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.88%) Publishing
7 1 (0.88%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 21 (18.42%) Analyst
2 10 (8.77%) Network Engineer
2 10 (8.77%) Support Analyst
2 10 (8.77%) Administrator
3 9 (7.89%) Support Engineer
3 9 (7.89%) Systems Engineer
4 8 (7.02%) Architect
4 8 (7.02%) 2nd Line Support
5 7 (6.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 7 (6.14%) Desktop Support
5 7 (6.14%) Consultant
5 7 (6.14%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 7 (6.14%) Cisco Engineer
5 7 (6.14%) Server Analyst
6 6 (5.26%) Server Engineer
7 5 (4.39%) Network Administrator
7 5 (4.39%) Desktop Analyst
7 5 (4.39%) Systems Administrator
7 5 (4.39%) Cisco Support
7 5 (4.39%) Cisco Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.63%) .NET
2 1 (0.88%) J2EE
2 1 (0.88%) COM
2 1 (0.88%) Servlets
2 1 (0.88%) Web Services
2 1 (0.88%) LAMP
2 1 (0.88%) .NET Framework
2 1 (0.88%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 15 (13.16%) Blackberry
2 13 (11.40%) Clustering
3 10 (8.77%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (7.02%) Replication
5 6 (5.26%) Management Information System
6 5 (4.39%) CESG
6 5 (4.39%) FlexPod
7 4 (3.51%) CESG CLAS
7 4 (3.51%) Video Conferencing
7 4 (3.51%) iPhone
8 3 (2.63%) Computer Science
8 3 (2.63%) RMADS
9 2 (1.75%) Fat Client
9 2 (1.75%) iPad
9 2 (1.75%) PKI
9 2 (1.75%) Smartphone
9 2 (1.75%) Handset
9 2 (1.75%) Thin Client
9 2 (1.75%) Smartcard
10 1 (0.88%) SecurID
Operating Systems
1 76 (66.67%) Windows
2 33 (28.95%) Windows Server 2008
3 25 (21.93%) Windows Server 2003
4 21 (18.42%) Windows 7
5 17 (14.91%) Linux
6 15 (13.16%) Windows Server 2012
7 10 (8.77%) UNIX
7 10 (8.77%) Windows XP
8 7 (6.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 4 (3.51%) Windows 2000 Server
9 4 (3.51%) Windows Vista
9 4 (3.51%) Solaris
10 3 (2.63%) Android
10 3 (2.63%) Windows 8
11 2 (1.75%) Windows Phone
11 2 (1.75%) Windows 2000
11 2 (1.75%) Mac OS X
12 1 (0.88%) Ubuntu
12 1 (0.88%) Windows NT
12 1 (0.88%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (25.44%) ITIL
2 10 (8.77%) Service Management
2 10 (8.77%) Load Balancing
3 9 (7.89%) Service Delivery
4 8 (7.02%) Change Management
4 8 (7.02%) Migration
5 7 (6.14%) Risk Management
6 6 (5.26%) Configuration Management
6 6 (5.26%) Data Protection
6 6 (5.26%) Asset Management
7 5 (4.39%) Incident Management
7 5 (4.39%) Project Management
7 5 (4.39%) Disaster Recovery
7 5 (4.39%) Mentoring
8 4 (3.51%) Capacity Planning
8 4 (3.51%) Network Management
8 4 (3.51%) ITIL V3
8 4 (3.51%) Continuous Improvement
8 4 (3.51%) E-Commerce
8 4 (3.51%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 15 (13.16%) SQL
2 12 (10.53%) PowerShell
3 7 (6.14%) Perl
4 2 (1.75%) Shell Script
5 1 (0.88%) Bash Shell
5 1 (0.88%) VBScript
5 1 (0.88%) Python
5 1 (0.88%) C
5 1 (0.88%) Java
Qualifications
1 14 (12.28%) Cisco Certification
1 14 (12.28%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (7.02%) CCNP
2 8 (7.02%) SC Cleared
2 8 (7.02%) Security Cleared
3 7 (6.14%) CCNA
4 6 (5.26%) MCSE
4 6 (5.26%) CCIE
5 5 (4.39%) MCITP
6 4 (3.51%) Citrix Certification
6 4 (3.51%) CISSP
7 3 (2.63%) MCP
7 3 (2.63%) MCDST
8 2 (1.75%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 2 (1.75%) CCENT
8 2 (1.75%) CCSA
8 2 (1.75%) CCSE
8 2 (1.75%) CCEE
8 2 (1.75%) MCSA
8 2 (1.75%) CCEA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (10.53%) SLA
2 5 (4.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 78 (68.42%) Active Directory
2 26 (22.81%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (10.53%) XenApp
4 10 (8.77%) Hyper-V
5 8 (7.02%) DFS Replication
5 8 (7.02%) XenDesktop
6 6 (5.26%) vSphere
7 5 (4.39%) VMware Server
8 4 (3.51%) VMware ESX
9 3 (2.63%) ISA Server
10 2 (1.75%) Microsoft App-V
10 2 (1.75%) Terminal Services
10 2 (1.75%) OpenSSH
11 1 (0.88%) Veritas Cluster Server
11 1 (0.88%) NFS
11 1 (0.88%) Firmware
11 1 (0.88%) Terminal Server
11 1 (0.88%) Xen
11 1 (0.88%) Forefront TMG
11 1 (0.88%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 13 (11.40%) SCCM
2 11 (9.65%) SCOM
3 5 (4.39%) OpenNMS
3 5 (4.39%) RANCID
4 4 (3.51%) McAfee ePO
5 3 (2.63%) Nagios
5 3 (2.63%) SCOrch
6 2 (1.75%) NetBackup
6 2 (1.75%) Backup Exec
6 2 (1.75%) WMI
6 2 (1.75%) CiscoWorks
7 1 (0.88%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 1 (0.88%) SCVMM
7 1 (0.88%) Puppet
7 1 (0.88%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
7 1 (0.88%) CA Spectrum
7 1 (0.88%) SCDPM
7 1 (0.88%) WSUS
7 1 (0.88%) Veritas Storage Foundation
7 1 (0.88%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 46 (40.35%) Microsoft
2 44 (38.60%) Cisco
3 37 (32.46%) VMware
4 25 (21.93%) Citrix
5 18 (15.79%) HP
6 11 (9.65%) CheckPoint
7 10 (8.77%) SolarWinds
8 7 (6.14%) Juniper
8 7 (6.14%) NetApp
9 6 (5.26%) Red Hat
9 6 (5.26%) Dell
9 6 (5.26%) McAfee
9 6 (5.26%) Mitel
10 5 (4.39%) Reuters
10 5 (4.39%) Bloomberg
11 4 (3.51%) Symantec
11 4 (3.51%) Lotus
11 4 (3.51%) F5
12 3 (2.63%) Riverbed
12 3 (2.63%) EMC
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