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 2 September 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
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol (DHCP)
Rank 137 172 157
Rank change year-on-year
+35 -15
Contract jobs citing DHCP 59 59 69
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 1.00% 0.80% 0.88%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.38% 6.76% 7.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 31 36
Average daily rate
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£408 £388 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.16% +10.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £165 £175 £212
10% offered a daily rate of more than £503 £490 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £298 £320
% change year-on-year
+0.84% -7.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 1 1
Average hourly rate £19.00 £45.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-57.77% +125.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £17.25
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +1.44%
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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
799 873 983
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 13.56% 11.86% 12.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 514 585 640
Average daily rate £400 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £230 £209
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £600 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £328
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -0.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 29 44
Average hourly rate £19.00 £27.50 £20.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-30.90% +34.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.30 £16.00 £13.85
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £160.00 £60.00 £41.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.00 £23.21 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-0.90% -7.16%

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 2 September 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 2 September 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 2 September 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 89 (98.89%) DNS
2 64 (71.11%) Active Directory
3 57 (63.33%) Windows
4 38 (42.22%) Cisco
5 35 (38.89%) Microsoft
6 32 (35.56%) VMware
7 29 (32.22%) MS Exchange
7 29 (32.22%) Windows Server 2008
8 28 (31.11%) ITIL
9 24 (26.67%) VMware Infrastructure
10 23 (25.56%) Firewall
11 22 (24.44%) TCP/IP
12 20 (22.22%) Windows Server 2003
12 20 (22.22%) Windows 7
13 19 (21.11%) MS Excel
14 17 (18.89%) Linux
14 17 (18.89%) MS Office
14 17 (18.89%) Citrix
14 17 (18.89%) Finance
15 16 (17.78%) VPN
16 15 (16.67%) LAN
16 15 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
17 14 (15.56%) PowerShell
17 14 (15.56%) SAN
17 14 (15.56%) WAN
18 13 (14.44%) Windows XP
19 12 (13.33%) HP
19 12 (13.33%) Blackberry
20 11 (12.22%) Microsoft Certification
20 11 (12.22%) Windows Server 2012

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

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 29 (32.22%) MS Exchange
2 15 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
3 8 (8.89%) IIS
4 7 (7.78%) Exchange Server 2007
5 6 (6.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 6 (6.67%) SharePoint
6 4 (4.44%) Exchange Server 2003
6 4 (4.44%) IBM Notes
7 3 (3.33%) Apache
7 3 (3.33%) Lync
8 1 (1.11%) Tomcat
8 1 (1.11%) SharePoint Server
8 1 (1.11%) WebSphere
8 1 (1.11%) Jetty
8 1 (1.11%) Office Communications Server
8 1 (1.11%) nginx
8 1 (1.11%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (1.11%) OpenStack
8 1 (1.11%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (1.11%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 19 (21.11%) MS Excel
2 17 (18.89%) MS Office
3 4 (4.44%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (1.11%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (2.22%) ReMetrica
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.33%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (2.22%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (2.22%) Google App Engine
2 2 (2.22%) Office 365
3 1 (1.11%) SaaS
3 1 (1.11%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 89 (98.89%) DNS
2 23 (25.56%) Firewall
3 22 (24.44%) TCP/IP
4 16 (17.78%) VPN
5 15 (16.67%) LAN
6 14 (15.56%) WAN
6 14 (15.56%) SAN
7 9 (10.00%) OSPF
7 9 (10.00%) BGP
7 9 (10.00%) IPsec
7 9 (10.00%) Cisco Nexus
8 8 (8.89%) Network Security
8 8 (8.89%) Cisco ASA
9 7 (7.78%) Wireless
9 7 (7.78%) Cisco IOS
10 6 (6.67%) SSL
10 6 (6.67%) LDAP
10 6 (6.67%) FTP
11 5 (5.56%) HTTP
11 5 (5.56%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (11.11%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.22%) MySQL
3 1 (1.11%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (1.11%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 1 (1.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (1.11%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (1.11%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (1.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (1.11%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.11%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (2.22%) MSI
1 2 (2.22%) Jenkins
General
1 17 (18.89%) Finance
2 9 (10.00%) Banking
3 6 (6.67%) Investment Banking
4 2 (2.22%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.22%) Retail
4 2 (2.22%) Legal
4 2 (2.22%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.11%) Back Office
5 1 (1.11%) Law
5 1 (1.11%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.11%) Local Government
5 1 (1.11%) Marketing
5 1 (1.11%) German Language
Job Titles
1 15 (16.67%) Analyst
2 9 (10.00%) Administrator
3 8 (8.89%) Architect
3 8 (8.89%) Support Analyst
4 7 (7.78%) Desktop Support
4 7 (7.78%) Consultant
4 7 (7.78%) Systems Engineer
4 7 (7.78%) 2nd Line Support
5 6 (6.67%) Network Engineer
5 6 (6.67%) Systems Administrator
5 6 (6.67%) Support Engineer
6 5 (5.56%) Desktop Support Analyst
6 5 (5.56%) Desktop Analyst
7 4 (4.44%) Infrastructure Architect
7 4 (4.44%) Network Administrator
7 4 (4.44%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 4 (4.44%) Infrastructure Designer
7 4 (4.44%) Designer
8 3 (3.33%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 3 (3.33%) IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.22%) .NET
2 1 (1.11%) J2EE
2 1 (1.11%) Servlets
2 1 (1.11%) XML
2 1 (1.11%) FIX Protocol
2 1 (1.11%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 12 (13.33%) Blackberry
2 10 (11.11%) Clustering
3 5 (5.56%) Management Information System
4 4 (4.44%) CESG
4 4 (4.44%) Replication
5 3 (3.33%) CESG CLAS
5 3 (3.33%) Computer Science
5 3 (3.33%) RMADS
5 3 (3.33%) Video Conferencing
5 3 (3.33%) iPhone
5 3 (3.33%) Open Source
6 2 (2.22%) PKI
6 2 (2.22%) Handset
7 1 (1.11%) Firmware
7 1 (1.11%) Thin Client
7 1 (1.11%) Statistics
7 1 (1.11%) Data Protection Act
7 1 (1.11%) iPad
7 1 (1.11%) FlexPod
7 1 (1.11%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 57 (63.33%) Windows
2 29 (32.22%) Windows Server 2008
3 20 (22.22%) Windows 7
3 20 (22.22%) Windows Server 2003
4 17 (18.89%) Linux
5 13 (14.44%) Windows XP
6 11 (12.22%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (5.56%) UNIX
8 4 (4.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 4 (4.44%) Windows 2000 Server
9 3 (3.33%) Windows 2000
9 3 (3.33%) Solaris
9 3 (3.33%) Windows 8
10 2 (2.22%) Windows Vista
10 2 (2.22%) Android
11 1 (1.11%) CentOS
11 1 (1.11%) Mac OS
11 1 (1.11%) Apple iOS
11 1 (1.11%) Windows NT
11 1 (1.11%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (31.11%) ITIL
2 10 (11.11%) Load Balancing
3 7 (7.78%) Service Management
3 7 (7.78%) Service Delivery
4 5 (5.56%) Risk Management
4 5 (5.56%) Migration
4 5 (5.56%) Configuration Management
5 4 (4.44%) Change Management
5 4 (4.44%) Disaster Recovery
5 4 (4.44%) Data Protection
5 4 (4.44%) TOGAF
5 4 (4.44%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 4 (4.44%) Penetration Testing
5 4 (4.44%) Information Security
5 4 (4.44%) Incident Management
5 4 (4.44%) ITIL V3
5 4 (4.44%) Mentoring
6 3 (3.33%) ISMS
6 3 (3.33%) Capacity Planning
6 3 (3.33%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 14 (15.56%) PowerShell
2 10 (11.11%) SQL
3 4 (4.44%) Perl
4 3 (3.33%) C
5 2 (2.22%) Bash Shell
5 2 (2.22%) VBScript
5 2 (2.22%) VB
5 2 (2.22%) Python
5 2 (2.22%) Shell Script
6 1 (1.11%) Korn
6 1 (1.11%) Java
Qualifications
1 11 (12.22%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (10.00%) Security Cleared
3 8 (8.89%) SC Cleared
3 8 (8.89%) MCSE
4 6 (6.67%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (4.44%) CISSP
5 4 (4.44%) CCNP
6 3 (3.33%) CCSE
7 2 (2.22%) CCSA
7 2 (2.22%) CCNA
7 2 (2.22%) CCA
7 2 (2.22%) Citrix Certification
7 2 (2.22%) MCP
7 2 (2.22%) MCITP
8 1 (1.11%) DV Cleared
8 1 (1.11%) MCSA
8 1 (1.11%) CCIE
8 1 (1.11%) CISA
8 1 (1.11%) CISM
8 1 (1.11%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (10.00%) SLA
2 5 (5.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 64 (71.11%) Active Directory
2 24 (26.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (7.78%) Hyper-V
3 7 (7.78%) XenApp
3 7 (7.78%) vSphere
4 6 (6.67%) ISA Server
5 5 (5.56%) XenDesktop
6 4 (4.44%) VMware ESX
7 3 (3.33%) Terminal Services
8 2 (2.22%) Xen
8 2 (2.22%) VMware ESXi
8 2 (2.22%) OpenSSH
9 1 (1.11%) DFS Replication
9 1 (1.11%) Dovecot
9 1 (1.11%) KVM
9 1 (1.11%) VMware Server
9 1 (1.11%) Sendmail
9 1 (1.11%) Veritas Cluster Server
9 1 (1.11%) XenServer
9 1 (1.11%) NFS
Systems Management
1 10 (11.11%) SCCM
2 9 (10.00%) SCOM
3 4 (4.44%) Nagios
4 2 (2.22%) OpenView
4 2 (2.22%) MAILsweeper
4 2 (2.22%) WMI
4 2 (2.22%) WSUS
4 2 (2.22%) Puppet
4 2 (2.22%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 2 (2.22%) McAfee ePO
4 2 (2.22%) SCOrch
4 2 (2.22%) RANCID
5 1 (1.11%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 1 (1.11%) HP SIM
5 1 (1.11%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (1.11%) CA Spectrum
5 1 (1.11%) HAProxy
5 1 (1.11%) Cacti
5 1 (1.11%) OpenNMS
5 1 (1.11%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 38 (42.22%) Cisco
2 35 (38.89%) Microsoft
3 32 (35.56%) VMware
4 17 (18.89%) Citrix
5 12 (13.33%) HP
6 9 (10.00%) CheckPoint
7 8 (8.89%) Juniper
8 7 (7.78%) F5
9 6 (6.67%) SolarWinds
10 4 (4.44%) Dell
10 4 (4.44%) EMC
10 4 (4.44%) Reuters
10 4 (4.44%) Bloomberg
10 4 (4.44%) Symantec
10 4 (4.44%) Lotus
10 4 (4.44%) Red Hat
10 4 (4.44%) McAfee
11 3 (3.33%) NetApp
11 3 (3.33%) Websense
11 3 (3.33%) Clearswift
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