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 17 April 2015 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
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol (DHCP)
Rank 135 174 149
Rank change year-on-year
+39 -25
Contract jobs citing DHCP 55 37 57
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 1.01% 0.57% 0.90%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.29% 4.95% 6.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 24 34
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£388 £355 £286
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.15% +24.01%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £195 £162 £120
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £466 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £296 £290
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +2.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 1
Average hourly rate £18.70 £67.50 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-72.29% +297.05%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.25 £17.50 £15.75
% change year-on-year
-1.42% +11.11%
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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
754 748 919
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 13.87% 11.55% 14.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 558 515 619
Average daily rate £400 £380 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £232 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £340 £313
% change year-on-year
- +8.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 19 43
Average hourly rate £18.70 £22.00 £44.38
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.00% -50.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.46 £12.65 £17.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.90 £33.75 £135.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £21.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+42.85% -6.66%

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 17 April 2015.

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 17 April 2015, 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 (95.73%) DNS
2 67 (57.26%) Windows
3 57 (48.72%) Active Directory
4 51 (43.59%) VMware
5 45 (38.46%) Cisco
6 42 (35.90%) Firewall
7 40 (34.19%) Microsoft
8 36 (30.77%) VMware Infrastructure
9 33 (28.21%) Windows Server 2008
10 32 (27.35%) TCP/IP
11 29 (24.79%) HP
11 29 (24.79%) Citrix
12 28 (23.93%) Finance
13 26 (22.22%) CheckPoint
14 25 (21.37%) LAN
14 25 (21.37%) Linux
15 24 (20.51%) WAN
15 24 (20.51%) Cisco Certification
15 24 (20.51%) OSPF
15 24 (20.51%) BGP
16 21 (17.95%) MS Exchange
16 21 (17.95%) Windows 7
17 20 (17.09%) Cisco ASA
17 20 (17.09%) Windows Server 2003
18 19 (16.24%) Network Security
19 18 (15.38%) Cisco IOS
19 18 (15.38%) SAN
19 18 (15.38%) CCNP
20 17 (14.53%) SQL
20 17 (14.53%) Exchange Server 2010

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

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, 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 21 (17.95%) MS Exchange
2 17 (14.53%) Exchange Server 2010
3 13 (11.11%) IIS
4 7 (5.98%) Exchange Server 2007
5 6 (5.13%) SharePoint
6 4 (3.42%) Tomcat
7 3 (2.56%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 3 (2.56%) Exchange Server 2003
7 3 (2.56%) Exchange Server 2013
8 2 (1.71%) SharePoint 2013
8 2 (1.71%) Lync
8 2 (1.71%) Apache
9 1 (0.85%) IBM Notes
9 1 (0.85%) WorkSite
9 1 (0.85%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 13 (11.11%) MS Office
2 11 (9.40%) MS Excel
3 6 (5.13%) MS Visio
4 4 (3.42%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 3 (2.56%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.85%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (2.56%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (1.71%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.85%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.85%) Remedy AR System
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.42%) Office 365
2 3 (2.56%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.85%) SaaS
3 1 (0.85%) PaaS
3 1 (0.85%) Rackspace Cloud
3 1 (0.85%) Route 53
3 1 (0.85%) IaaS
3 1 (0.85%) Amazon ELB
3 1 (0.85%) Mimecast
3 1 (0.85%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.85%) Amazon S3
3 1 (0.85%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 112 (95.73%) DNS
2 42 (35.90%) Firewall
3 32 (27.35%) TCP/IP
4 25 (21.37%) LAN
5 24 (20.51%) WAN
5 24 (20.51%) OSPF
5 24 (20.51%) BGP
6 20 (17.09%) Cisco ASA
7 19 (16.24%) Network Security
8 18 (15.38%) Cisco IOS
8 18 (15.38%) SAN
9 16 (13.68%) VPN
9 16 (13.68%) DMVPN
10 15 (12.82%) Cisco Nexus
10 15 (12.82%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
10 15 (12.82%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
11 14 (11.97%) NetScreen
11 14 (11.97%) Wireless
12 13 (11.11%) SSL
13 12 (10.26%) BIG-IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (8.55%) SQL Server
2 6 (5.13%) RDBMS
2 6 (5.13%) MongoDB
2 6 (5.13%) MySQL
2 6 (5.13%) Relational Database
3 5 (4.27%) NoSQL
4 2 (1.71%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (1.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (1.71%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (0.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (0.85%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (0.85%) IDOL
5 1 (0.85%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (0.85%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 1 (0.85%) Hadoop
5 1 (0.85%) Big Data
5 1 (0.85%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 4 (3.42%) Jenkins
2 1 (0.85%) Visual Studio
2 1 (0.85%) MSI
2 1 (0.85%) Subversion
2 1 (0.85%) Maven
2 1 (0.85%) Fiddler
2 1 (0.85%) Hudson
General
1 28 (23.93%) Finance
2 9 (7.69%) Telecoms
3 6 (5.13%) Banking
4 4 (3.42%) Retail
4 4 (3.42%) Financial Institution
4 4 (3.42%) Law
5 3 (2.56%) Legal
5 3 (2.56%) Online Betting
6 2 (1.71%) Marketing
6 2 (1.71%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.71%) Electronics
7 1 (0.85%) Front Office
7 1 (0.85%) Publishing
7 1 (0.85%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 15 (12.82%) Network Engineer
2 14 (11.97%) Support Engineer
3 13 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 12 (10.26%) Analyst
5 11 (9.40%) Security Specialist
5 11 (9.40%) Network Security Specialist
5 11 (9.40%) Network Specialist
6 9 (7.69%) 2nd Line Support
7 7 (5.98%) Desktop Support
8 6 (5.13%) Architect
8 6 (5.13%) Network Security Engineer
8 6 (5.13%) Cisco Support
8 6 (5.13%) Security Engineer
8 6 (5.13%) Cisco Engineer
8 6 (5.13%) Cisco Support Engineer
9 5 (4.27%) DevOps Engineer
9 5 (4.27%) Server Engineer
9 5 (4.27%) Support Analyst
9 5 (4.27%) Consultant
10 4 (3.42%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (5.13%) Application Packaging
2 5 (4.27%) Web Services
3 3 (2.56%) .NET
4 2 (1.71%) HTML
5 1 (0.85%) COM
5 1 (0.85%) XML
5 1 (0.85%) LAMP
5 1 (0.85%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 14 (11.97%) Thin Client
1 14 (11.97%) Fat Client
1 14 (11.97%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (5.13%) Replication
2 6 (5.13%) Clustering
3 5 (4.27%) Blackberry
3 5 (4.27%) Open Source
4 4 (3.42%) FlexPod
5 2 (1.71%) Computer Science
5 2 (1.71%) Mobile App
5 2 (1.71%) Video Conferencing
5 2 (1.71%) Data Integration
5 2 (1.71%) DTV
5 2 (1.71%) PKI
6 1 (0.85%) Smartphone
6 1 (0.85%) Spread Betting
6 1 (0.85%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.85%) Smartcard
6 1 (0.85%) iPhone
6 1 (0.85%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 67 (57.26%) Windows
2 33 (28.21%) Windows Server 2008
3 25 (21.37%) Linux
4 21 (17.95%) Windows 7
5 20 (17.09%) Windows Server 2003
6 16 (13.68%) Windows Server 2012
7 11 (9.40%) Windows 8
8 9 (7.69%) UNIX
9 6 (5.13%) Windows XP
10 4 (3.42%) Mac OS
11 2 (1.71%) Windows Vista
11 2 (1.71%) CentOS
11 2 (1.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 2 (1.71%) Solaris
12 1 (0.85%) AIX
12 1 (0.85%) Mac OS X
12 1 (0.85%) Windows CE
12 1 (0.85%) Ubuntu
12 1 (0.85%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (13.68%) E-Commerce
2 13 (11.11%) Load Balancing
3 12 (10.26%) ITIL
4 11 (9.40%) Change Management
5 9 (7.69%) Migration
6 8 (6.84%) DevOps
7 7 (5.98%) Configuration Management
7 7 (5.98%) Continuous Integration
8 6 (5.13%) Mentoring
9 5 (4.27%) Service Delivery
9 5 (4.27%) Line Management
9 5 (4.27%) Continuous Improvement
10 4 (3.42%) Microservices
10 4 (3.42%) Project Management
10 4 (3.42%) Service Management
11 3 (2.56%) Disaster Recovery
11 3 (2.56%) Programme Management
11 3 (2.56%) DNA
11 3 (2.56%) Network Design
11 3 (2.56%) Continuous Delivery
Programming Languages
1 17 (14.53%) SQL
2 12 (10.26%) C
3 6 (5.13%) PowerShell
4 5 (4.27%) Perl
5 3 (2.56%) Java
6 2 (1.71%) VBScript
7 1 (0.85%) VB.NET
7 1 (0.85%) Python
7 1 (0.85%) Ruby
7 1 (0.85%) PHP
7 1 (0.85%) C#
7 1 (0.85%) Golang
Qualifications
1 24 (20.51%) Cisco Certification
2 18 (15.38%) CCNP
3 15 (12.82%) CCSE
4 11 (9.40%) Security Cleared
5 10 (8.55%) SC Cleared
6 6 (5.13%) CCIE
7 4 (3.42%) CCNA
7 4 (3.42%) Microsoft Certification
7 4 (3.42%) ACTC
8 3 (2.56%) MCITP
8 3 (2.56%) Degree
8 3 (2.56%) CCSA
9 2 (1.71%) MCSE
10 1 (0.85%) MCSA
10 1 (0.85%) MCP
10 1 (0.85%) CCDP
10 1 (0.85%) Citrix Certification
10 1 (0.85%) CCEA
10 1 (0.85%) JNCIA
10 1 (0.85%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.42%) SLA
2 1 (0.85%) QA
2 1 (0.85%) Solvency II
System Software
1 57 (48.72%) Active Directory
2 36 (30.77%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (10.26%) vSphere
4 8 (6.84%) XenApp
5 6 (5.13%) Hyper-V
5 6 (5.13%) VMware ESX
6 5 (4.27%) Microsoft App-V
7 4 (3.42%) ISA Server
7 4 (3.42%) XenDesktop
7 4 (3.42%) DFS Replication
8 3 (2.56%) Oracle RAC
8 3 (2.56%) VMware Server
8 3 (2.56%) ProxySG
8 3 (2.56%) Xen
8 3 (2.56%) VMware ESXi
9 2 (1.71%) BitLocker
9 2 (1.71%) Firmware
10 1 (0.85%) Terminal Server
10 1 (0.85%) NFS
10 1 (0.85%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 11 (9.40%) SCCM
2 9 (7.69%) SCOM
3 8 (6.84%) WSUS
3 8 (6.84%) Puppet
4 5 (4.27%) RANCID
4 5 (4.27%) Casper Suite
5 4 (3.42%) AirWatch
5 4 (3.42%) Opscode Chef
5 4 (3.42%) CiscoWorks
5 4 (3.42%) OpenNMS
6 3 (2.56%) Data Guard
6 3 (2.56%) SCOrch
7 2 (1.71%) vMotion
7 2 (1.71%) OpenView
7 2 (1.71%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 2 (1.71%) Backup Exec
8 1 (0.85%) Nessus
8 1 (0.85%) WMI
8 1 (0.85%) BladeLogic
8 1 (0.85%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 51 (43.59%) VMware
2 45 (38.46%) Cisco
3 40 (34.19%) Microsoft
4 29 (24.79%) HP
4 29 (24.79%) Citrix
5 26 (22.22%) CheckPoint
6 17 (14.53%) F5
7 16 (13.68%) Blue Coat
8 13 (11.11%) Infoblox
9 12 (10.26%) Imperva
10 10 (8.55%) NetApp
11 7 (5.98%) Juniper
12 6 (5.13%) McAfee
12 6 (5.13%) SolarWinds
13 5 (4.27%) Sophos
13 5 (4.27%) AppSense
13 5 (4.27%) Adobe
14 4 (3.42%) Apple
14 4 (3.42%) Websense
15 3 (2.56%) Red Hat
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