The first table below looks at the demand 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 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the City of London region.

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
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol (DHCP)
Rank 163 164 164
Rank change year-on-year
+1 0
Contract jobs citing DHCP 40 49 69
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.68% 0.69% 0.88%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.66% 6.12% 7.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 27 37
Average daily rate
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£350 £388 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.67% +10.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £185 £195
10% offered a daily rate of more than £491 £475 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £275 £275 £325
% change year-on-year
- -15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 4
Average hourly rate £19.00 - £19.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.25 - £16.95
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £117.70 - £20.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +2.85%
Communications & Networking Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
707 801 959
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 12.09% 11.26% 12.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 480 532 640
Average daily rate £395 £400 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.25% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £232 £240 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £555 £575 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £320 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.68% -1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 36 40
Average hourly rate £22.00 £43.50 £20.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-49.42% +112.19%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £16.00 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £160.00 £60.00 £38.63
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £25.50 £24.97
% change year-on-year
-21.56% +2.12%
DHCP
London

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 28 July 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
Hourly Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing DHCP across the City of London region over the 3 months to 28 July 2014.

DHCP Hourly Rate Histogram in the City of London

DHCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 75 (96.15%) DNS
2 56 (71.79%) Windows
3 53 (67.95%) Active Directory
4 32 (41.03%) Microsoft
5 31 (39.74%) Cisco
6 26 (33.33%) MS Exchange
6 26 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
7 24 (30.77%) ITIL
7 24 (30.77%) VMware
8 23 (29.49%) TCP/IP
9 22 (28.21%) Windows 7
10 21 (26.92%) Windows Server 2003
11 19 (24.36%) Firewall
11 19 (24.36%) VMware Infrastructure
12 18 (23.08%) MS Excel
13 16 (20.51%) MS Office
13 16 (20.51%) Citrix
14 15 (19.23%) LAN
14 15 (19.23%) WAN
14 15 (19.23%) Blackberry
15 14 (17.95%) Windows XP
15 14 (17.95%) PowerShell
16 13 (16.67%) Finance
17 12 (15.38%) VPN
17 12 (15.38%) SQL
17 12 (15.38%) SAN
17 12 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2010
18 11 (14.10%) SCCM
18 11 (14.10%) SCOM
18 11 (14.10%) HP

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

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 26 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 12 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2010
3 9 (11.54%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 9 (11.54%) IIS
4 7 (8.97%) Exchange Server 2007
5 6 (7.69%) SharePoint
6 5 (6.41%) Lync
7 3 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2013
7 3 (3.85%) IBM Notes
7 3 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2003
8 2 (2.56%) Apache
9 1 (1.28%) Tomcat
9 1 (1.28%) SharePoint Server
9 1 (1.28%) OpenStack
9 1 (1.28%) SharePoint 2013
9 1 (1.28%) Office Communications Server
9 1 (1.28%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 18 (23.08%) MS Excel
2 16 (20.51%) MS Office
3 3 (3.85%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.28%) ReMetrica
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.28%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (1.28%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (1.28%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.28%) Google App Engine
1 1 (1.28%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 75 (96.15%) DNS
2 23 (29.49%) TCP/IP
3 19 (24.36%) Firewall
4 15 (19.23%) LAN
4 15 (19.23%) WAN
5 12 (15.38%) VPN
5 12 (15.38%) SAN
6 8 (10.26%) BGP
6 8 (10.26%) Wireless
6 8 (10.26%) Network Security
7 7 (8.97%) OSPF
7 7 (8.97%) IPsec
7 7 (8.97%) Cisco IOS
8 6 (7.69%) Cisco Nexus
8 6 (7.69%) SMTP
8 6 (7.69%) Ethernet
9 5 (6.41%) FTP
9 5 (6.41%) VoIP
9 5 (6.41%) WLAN
9 5 (6.41%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (12.82%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.28%) Oracle Database 10g
2 1 (1.28%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 1 (1.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (1.28%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (1.28%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (1.28%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (1.28%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (1.28%) Oracle Database
2 1 (1.28%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (2.56%) MSI
2 1 (1.28%) Jenkins
General
1 13 (16.67%) Finance
2 8 (10.26%) Banking
3 5 (6.41%) Investment Banking
4 2 (2.56%) Retail
5 1 (1.28%) German Language
5 1 (1.28%) Law
5 1 (1.28%) Legal
5 1 (1.28%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.28%) Back Office
5 1 (1.28%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (15.38%) Analyst
2 8 (10.26%) Network Engineer
2 8 (10.26%) Administrator
3 6 (7.69%) 2nd Line Support
3 6 (7.69%) Consultant
4 5 (6.41%) Systems Administrator
4 5 (6.41%) Support Analyst
4 5 (6.41%) Support Engineer
5 4 (5.13%) 3rd Line Support
5 4 (5.13%) Architect
5 4 (5.13%) Desktop Support
5 4 (5.13%) Network Administrator
5 4 (5.13%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 3 (3.85%) Desktop Support Analyst
6 3 (3.85%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 3 (3.85%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 3 (3.85%) Desktop Analyst
6 3 (3.85%) Wintel Engineer
7 2 (2.56%) Desktop Team Leader
7 2 (2.56%) Messaging Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.28%) .NET
1 1 (1.28%) COM+
1 1 (1.28%) DCOM
1 1 (1.28%) XML
1 1 (1.28%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 15 (19.23%) Blackberry
2 9 (11.54%) Clustering
3 5 (6.41%) Video Conferencing
4 4 (5.13%) Management Information System
5 3 (3.85%) iPhone
6 2 (2.56%) Open Source
6 2 (2.56%) Fat Client
6 2 (2.56%) Handset
6 2 (2.56%) Replication
6 2 (2.56%) Computer Science
6 2 (2.56%) Thin Client
6 2 (2.56%) Data Protection Act
7 1 (1.28%) Freedom of Information Act
7 1 (1.28%) Firmware
7 1 (1.28%) CMDB
7 1 (1.28%) FMCG
7 1 (1.28%) Freedom of Information
7 1 (1.28%) PKI
7 1 (1.28%) Statistics
7 1 (1.28%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 56 (71.79%) Windows
2 26 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 22 (28.21%) Windows 7
4 21 (26.92%) Windows Server 2003
5 14 (17.95%) Windows XP
6 10 (12.82%) Linux
7 9 (11.54%) Windows Server 2012
8 4 (5.13%) UNIX
9 3 (3.85%) Windows 2000
9 3 (3.85%) Windows 2000 Server
9 3 (3.85%) Windows 8
10 2 (2.56%) Windows Vista
10 2 (2.56%) Android
10 2 (2.56%) Windows NT
10 2 (2.56%) Solaris
11 1 (1.28%) Debian
11 1 (1.28%) Ubuntu
11 1 (1.28%) Apple iOS
11 1 (1.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 1 (1.28%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (30.77%) ITIL
2 8 (10.26%) Change Management
2 8 (10.26%) Migration
2 8 (10.26%) Load Balancing
3 4 (5.13%) Disaster Recovery
3 4 (5.13%) Service Delivery
4 3 (3.85%) Service Management
4 3 (3.85%) Configuration Management
4 3 (3.85%) TOGAF
4 3 (3.85%) Incident Management
4 3 (3.85%) Data Protection
4 3 (3.85%) Network Management
4 3 (3.85%) Root Cause Analysis
4 3 (3.85%) Infrastructure Management
4 3 (3.85%) Performance Monitoring
4 3 (3.85%) Server Monitoring
5 2 (2.56%) Business Transformation
5 2 (2.56%) Asset Management
5 2 (2.56%) DevOps
5 2 (2.56%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 14 (17.95%) PowerShell
2 12 (15.38%) SQL
3 4 (5.13%) VB
4 3 (3.85%) C
5 2 (2.56%) Perl
5 2 (2.56%) VBScript
6 1 (1.28%) Python
6 1 (1.28%) Shell Script
6 1 (1.28%) Korn
6 1 (1.28%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 10 (12.82%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (8.97%) MCSE
2 7 (8.97%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (6.41%) Security Cleared
3 5 (6.41%) CCNA
4 4 (5.13%) SC Cleared
5 3 (3.85%) MCP
5 3 (3.85%) CCNP
6 2 (2.56%) CCA
6 2 (2.56%) Citrix Certification
6 2 (2.56%) MCITP
6 2 (2.56%) Degree
7 1 (1.28%) DV Cleared
7 1 (1.28%) CISSP
7 1 (1.28%) MCSA
7 1 (1.28%) CISA
7 1 (1.28%) CISM
7 1 (1.28%) CCSE
7 1 (1.28%) CEH
7 1 (1.28%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (7.69%) SLA
2 1 (1.28%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 53 (67.95%) Active Directory
2 19 (24.36%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (8.97%) ISA Server
3 7 (8.97%) vSphere
4 6 (7.69%) Hyper-V
4 6 (7.69%) XenApp
5 4 (5.13%) VMware ESXi
6 3 (3.85%) XenDesktop
6 3 (3.85%) VMware ESX
7 2 (2.56%) Terminal Services
7 2 (2.56%) Microsoft App-V
7 2 (2.56%) OpenSSH
8 1 (1.28%) DFS Replication
8 1 (1.28%) Dovecot
8 1 (1.28%) KVM
8 1 (1.28%) Squid
8 1 (1.28%) Xen
8 1 (1.28%) VMware Server
8 1 (1.28%) NFS
8 1 (1.28%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 11 (14.10%) SCCM
1 11 (14.10%) SCOM
2 3 (3.85%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 3 (3.85%) MAILsweeper
2 3 (3.85%) WSUS
3 2 (2.56%) OpenView
3 2 (2.56%) WMI
3 2 (2.56%) Puppet
4 1 (1.28%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 1 (1.28%) Nagios
4 1 (1.28%) ARCserve
4 1 (1.28%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (1.28%) Veritas Storage Foundation
4 1 (1.28%) DameWare
4 1 (1.28%) OVSD
4 1 (1.28%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (1.28%) CA Spectrum
4 1 (1.28%) HAProxy
4 1 (1.28%) SCOrch
4 1 (1.28%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 32 (41.03%) Microsoft
2 31 (39.74%) Cisco
3 24 (30.77%) VMware
4 16 (20.51%) Citrix
5 11 (14.10%) HP
6 8 (10.26%) CheckPoint
7 6 (7.69%) Symantec
7 6 (7.69%) F5
8 5 (6.41%) Clearswift
9 3 (3.85%) McAfee
9 3 (3.85%) Websense
9 3 (3.85%) Blue Coat
9 3 (3.85%) Infoblox
9 3 (3.85%) Reuters
9 3 (3.85%) Bloomberg
9 3 (3.85%) NetApp
9 3 (3.85%) Lotus
9 3 (3.85%) Dell
9 3 (3.85%) RightFax
9 3 (3.85%) Riverbed
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