The table below looks at the statistics for DHCP skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DHCP over the 3 months to 27 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
27 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol (DHCP)
Rank 179 203 218
Rank change year-on-year
+24 +15
Contract jobs citing DHCP 708 588 500
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 1.43% 1.17% 1.03%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.97% 8.01% 7.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 428 343 261
Median daily rate £315 £320 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.56% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £175 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £470 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £310 £300 £270
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 62 44 37
Median hourly rate £28.00 £21.13 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+32.54% +28.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £9.50 £11.94
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.75 £47.45 £28.30
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £19.38 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+44.51% +21.09%
DHCP
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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 England region.

Communications & Networking Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
7892 7339 6609
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 15.93% 14.66% 13.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 4876 4212 3582
Median daily rate £400 £360 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £220 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 362 432 371
Median hourly rate £28.00 £22.83 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.64% +20.15%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £11.27
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £45.00 £40.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.50 £25.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+26.00% +38.88%

DHCP
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the England region citing DHCP as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

DHCP Jobs Demand Trend in England

DHCP
Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing DHCP across the England region.

DHCP Daily Rate Trend in England

DHCP
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing DHCP across the England region over the 3 months to 27 June 2016.

DHCP Daily Rate Histogram in England

DHCP
Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing DHCP across the England region.

DHCP Hourly Rate Trend in England

DHCP
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing DHCP across the England region over the 3 months to 27 June 2016.

DHCP Hourly Rate Histogram in England

DHCP
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing DHCP within the England region over the 3 months to 27 June 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
North East +26 200 £260 -3.25% 8
London -45 172 £375 +6.38% 54
South East -2 116 £350 +4.47% 37
South West +33 60 £325 +22.64% 19
North West -26 52 £400 +45.45% 16
Yorkshire -1 38 £450 +50.00% 12
East of England -10 26 £325 +4.00% 15
West Midlands -13 25 £338 +32.35% 20
East Midlands +2 18 £400 +37.93% 7
DHCP
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DHCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 June 2016, IT contractor jobs citing DHCP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the England region with a requirement for DHCP.

1 1071 (88.15%) DNS
2 854 (70.29%) Windows
3 794 (65.35%) Active Directory
4 596 (49.05%) Microsoft
5 526 (43.29%) Windows Server
6 496 (40.82%) VMware
7 384 (31.60%) Windows Server 2008
8 369 (30.37%) Citrix
9 341 (28.07%) TCP/IP
10 324 (26.67%) Cisco
11 323 (26.58%) ITIL
12 307 (25.27%) Firewall
13 305 (25.10%) VMware Infrastructure
14 285 (23.46%) Security Cleared
15 275 (22.63%) Windows Server 2003
16 254 (20.91%) Windows Server 2012
17 252 (20.74%) MS Exchange
18 249 (20.49%) Linux
19 234 (19.26%) SQL
20 226 (18.60%) XenApp
21 225 (18.52%) SCCM
22 219 (18.02%) WAN
23 216 (17.78%) VPN
24 214 (17.61%) SC Cleared
25 207 (17.04%) LAN
26 201 (16.54%) MS Excel
27 199 (16.38%) HP
28 196 (16.13%) PowerShell
29 192 (15.80%) Windows 7
30 173 (14.24%) Data Centre

DHCP
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 252 (20.74%) MS Exchange
2 138 (11.36%) Exchange Server 2010
2 138 (11.36%) IIS
3 104 (8.56%) Skype for Business
4 94 (7.74%) SharePoint
5 60 (4.94%) Exchange Server 2013
6 59 (4.86%) Apache
7 57 (4.69%) Tomcat
8 37 (3.05%) nginx
9 36 (2.96%) Exchange Server 2007
10 35 (2.88%) Exchange Server 2003
11 34 (2.80%) WebSphere
12 31 (2.55%) Jetty
13 30 (2.47%) SharePoint 2013
14 28 (2.30%) IBM Notes
15 22 (1.81%) SharePoint 2010
16 15 (1.23%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
16 15 (1.23%) OpenStack
17 14 (1.15%) Office Communications Server
18 10 (0.82%) JBoss
Applications
1 201 (16.54%) MS Excel
2 154 (12.67%) MS Office
3 24 (1.98%) MS Visio
4 5 (0.41%) Spreadsheet
5 3 (0.25%) MS Project
6 2 (0.16%) Acrobat
6 2 (0.16%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 1 (0.082%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 9 (0.74%) Remedy ITSM
2 6 (0.49%) Eikon
2 6 (0.49%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 4 (0.33%) assyst
4 2 (0.16%) Infor CRM
4 2 (0.16%) Infor M3
5 1 (0.082%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.082%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 135 (11.11%) Office 365
2 62 (5.10%) Microsoft Azure
3 61 (5.02%) Amazon AWS
4 27 (2.22%) Cloud Computing
5 22 (1.81%) IaaS
6 20 (1.65%) PaaS
7 18 (1.48%) Amazon EC2
7 18 (1.48%) Azure Active Directory
8 17 (1.40%) SaaS
9 15 (1.23%) Google App Engine
9 15 (1.23%) Google Cloud Platform
10 4 (0.33%) Google Apps
11 3 (0.25%) Rackspace Cloud
11 3 (0.25%) SoftLayer
11 3 (0.25%) Virtual Private Cloud
12 1 (0.082%) Amazon CloudWatch
12 1 (0.082%) AWS CloudFormation
12 1 (0.082%) GitHub
12 1 (0.082%) Mimecast
12 1 (0.082%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 1071 (88.15%) DNS
2 341 (28.07%) TCP/IP
3 307 (25.27%) Firewall
4 219 (18.02%) WAN
5 216 (17.78%) VPN
6 207 (17.04%) LAN
7 158 (13.00%) SAN
8 139 (11.44%) IPsec
9 111 (9.14%) Wireless
10 104 (8.56%) VLAN
11 101 (8.31%) MPLS
12 95 (7.82%) HTTP
13 92 (7.57%) Network Security
14 87 (7.16%) BGP
14 87 (7.16%) Internet
14 87 (7.16%) SSL
15 84 (6.91%) FTP
16 70 (5.76%) VoIP
17 57 (4.69%) OSPF
18 56 (4.61%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 154 (12.67%) SQL Server
2 37 (3.05%) MySQL
3 29 (2.39%) MongoDB
3 29 (2.39%) SQL Server 2008
4 25 (2.06%) SQL Server 2005
5 24 (1.98%) DB2
6 23 (1.89%) Relational Database
7 20 (1.65%) RDBMS
8 19 (1.56%) SQL Server 2012
9 17 (1.40%) PostgreSQL
10 13 (1.07%) Oracle Database
11 10 (0.82%) NoSQL
12 6 (0.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 5 (0.41%) Amazon RDS
13 5 (0.41%) Oracle Exadata
14 4 (0.33%) MS Access
15 2 (0.16%) Data Warehouse
15 2 (0.16%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 2 (0.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 1 (0.082%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 59 (4.86%) Jenkins
2 36 (2.96%) Travis CI
3 35 (2.88%) MSI
4 20 (1.65%) Git (software)
5 15 (1.23%) JIRA
6 6 (0.49%) RSpec
7 4 (0.33%) Ant
7 4 (0.33%) Maven
8 3 (0.25%) git-flow
8 3 (0.25%) Gradle
8 3 (0.25%) JUnit
8 3 (0.25%) Selenium
8 3 (0.25%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 2 (0.16%) Gerrit
9 2 (0.16%) GitLab
9 2 (0.16%) Xcode
10 1 (0.082%) Artifactory
10 1 (0.082%) ClearCase
10 1 (0.082%) ClearQuest
10 1 (0.082%) Subversion
General
1 121 (9.96%) Finance
2 52 (4.28%) Telecoms
3 29 (2.39%) Banking
4 26 (2.14%) Marketing
5 25 (2.06%) Manufacturing
6 20 (1.65%) Back Office
6 20 (1.65%) Legal
7 11 (0.91%) Local Government
7 11 (0.91%) Retail
8 9 (0.74%) Publishing
9 7 (0.58%) Investment Banking
9 7 (0.58%) Law
10 6 (0.49%) Advertising
10 6 (0.49%) Electronics
10 6 (0.49%) French Language
10 6 (0.49%) Games
10 6 (0.49%) Japanese Language
11 5 (0.41%) Front Office
12 4 (0.33%) Billing
12 4 (0.33%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 192 (15.80%) Support Engineer
2 159 (13.09%) Network Engineer
3 129 (10.62%) Analyst
4 123 (10.12%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 78 (6.42%) Administrator
6 77 (6.34%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 75 (6.17%) Windows Engineer
8 72 (5.93%) 3rd Line Support
9 69 (5.68%) Desktop Support
10 63 (5.19%) Server Engineer
11 60 (4.94%) Architect
12 53 (4.36%) Systems Administrator
13 52 (4.28%) Support Analyst
14 49 (4.03%) Desktop Engineer
14 49 (4.03%) Wintel Engineer
15 48 (3.95%) 2nd Line Support
16 45 (3.70%) VMware Engineer
17 40 (3.29%) Active Directory Engineer
18 39 (3.21%) Consultant
19 38 (3.13%) Network Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (3.21%) .NET
2 31 (2.55%) Middleware
2 31 (2.55%) Servlets
3 26 (2.14%) 802.1X
4 24 (1.98%) CSS
5 22 (1.81%) LAMP
6 21 (1.73%) XML
7 19 (1.56%) J2EE
8 15 (1.23%) LEMP Stack
9 14 (1.15%) LAPP Stack
10 12 (0.99%) Web Services
11 5 (0.41%) Oracle Fusion
11 5 (0.41%) REST
12 4 (0.33%) SOAP
13 3 (0.25%) HTML
13 3 (0.25%) jQuery
13 3 (0.25%) Regular Expression
13 3 (0.25%) WireMock
14 2 (0.16%) FIX Protocol
14 2 (0.16%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 173 (14.24%) Data Centre
2 115 (9.47%) Computer Science
3 96 (7.90%) Management Information System
4 82 (6.75%) Clustering
5 61 (5.02%) Analytical Skills
6 36 (2.96%) PKI
7 35 (2.88%) Fat Client
7 35 (2.88%) Thin Client
8 30 (2.47%) Replication
9 24 (1.98%) Public Cloud
10 22 (1.81%) Mainframe
11 21 (1.73%) Blackberry
12 19 (1.56%) Video Conferencing
13 16 (1.32%) Hybrid Cloud
14 14 (1.15%) Driving Licence
14 14 (1.15%) NHS
15 12 (0.99%) Statistics
16 9 (0.74%) Client/Server
16 9 (0.74%) Visualisation
17 8 (0.66%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 854 (70.29%) Windows
2 526 (43.29%) Windows Server
3 384 (31.60%) Windows Server 2008
4 275 (22.63%) Windows Server 2003
5 254 (20.91%) Windows Server 2012
6 249 (20.49%) Linux
7 192 (15.80%) Windows 7
8 80 (6.58%) Unix
9 76 (6.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 58 (4.77%) Windows XP
11 54 (4.44%) Windows 8
12 49 (4.03%) Solaris
13 43 (3.54%) Windows 10
14 37 (3.05%) Ubuntu
15 31 (2.55%) AIX
16 29 (2.39%) CentOS
16 29 (2.39%) Mac OS X
17 26 (2.14%) Android
18 22 (1.81%) HPUX
19 20 (1.65%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 323 (26.58%) ITIL
2 126 (10.37%) Migration
3 90 (7.41%) Project Management
4 87 (7.16%) Change Management
5 85 (7.00%) Configuration Management
6 84 (6.91%) Load Balancing
7 72 (5.93%) Problem Management
8 71 (5.84%) Software Delivery
9 68 (5.60%) Service Delivery
10 60 (4.94%) Disaster Recovery
11 58 (4.77%) Incident Management
12 53 (4.36%) DevOps
13 52 (4.28%) High Availability
14 46 (3.79%) Change Control
15 44 (3.62%) Open Source
16 40 (3.29%) Business Continuity
17 37 (3.05%) ITIL V3
18 34 (2.80%) Capacity Planning
18 34 (2.80%) Continuous Integration
18 34 (2.80%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 234 (19.26%) SQL
2 196 (16.13%) PowerShell
3 70 (5.76%) VBScript
4 55 (4.53%) Python
5 47 (3.87%) Java
6 42 (3.46%) Perl
7 35 (2.88%) Bash Shell
8 33 (2.72%) C
8 33 (2.72%) VB
9 29 (2.39%) Ruby
10 24 (1.98%) C++
11 23 (1.89%) Shell Script
12 20 (1.65%) PHP
12 20 (1.65%) T-SQL
13 13 (1.07%) C#
14 11 (0.91%) JavaScript
15 9 (0.74%) Bourne shell
16 7 (0.58%) Korn
17 4 (0.33%) Tcl
17 4 (0.33%) VBA
Qualifications
1 285 (23.46%) Security Cleared
2 214 (17.61%) SC Cleared
3 171 (14.07%) Microsoft Certification
4 149 (12.26%) Cisco Certification
5 145 (11.93%) Degree
6 95 (7.82%) MCSE
7 82 (6.75%) CCNA
8 81 (6.67%) BPSS Clearance
9 78 (6.42%) MCSA
10 72 (5.93%) CCNP
11 37 (3.05%) DV Cleared
12 36 (2.96%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 32 (2.63%) MCP
14 28 (2.30%) MCITP
15 23 (1.89%) CCIE
16 17 (1.40%) MCTS
17 13 (1.07%) MCDST
17 13 (1.07%) MCSD
18 10 (0.82%) ITIL Certification
18 10 (0.82%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 79 (6.50%) Disclosure Scotland
2 63 (5.19%) SLA
3 19 (1.56%) PCI DSS
4 8 (0.66%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 5 (0.41%) HIPAA
5 5 (0.41%) JSP 440
6 4 (0.33%) QA
7 2 (0.16%) ISO 9001
7 2 (0.16%) ISO15022
7 2 (0.16%) ISO20022
8 1 (0.082%) GxP
System Software
1 794 (65.35%) Active Directory
2 305 (25.10%) VMware Infrastructure
3 226 (18.60%) XenApp
4 150 (12.35%) Hyper-V
5 121 (9.96%) Microsoft App-V
6 117 (9.63%) XenDesktop
7 103 (8.48%) vSphere
8 94 (7.74%) XenServer
9 67 (5.51%) VMware ESX
10 53 (4.36%) Terminal Services
11 35 (2.88%) VMware ESXi
12 24 (1.98%) Virtual Machines
13 16 (1.32%) NFS
13 16 (1.32%) Xen
14 15 (1.23%) Firmware
15 14 (1.15%) ProxySG
16 13 (1.07%) Virtual Servers
16 13 (1.07%) VMware Server
17 12 (0.99%) iptables
17 12 (0.99%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 225 (18.52%) SCCM
2 94 (7.74%) SCOM
3 75 (6.17%) Puppet
4 71 (5.84%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 57 (4.69%) WSUS
6 52 (4.28%) Opscode Chef
7 47 (3.87%) Microsoft Clustering
8 36 (2.96%) XenMobile
9 35 (2.88%) NetBackup
10 34 (2.80%) SafeCom
11 29 (2.39%) EdgeSight
12 27 (2.22%) OpenView Configuration Management
13 26 (2.14%) Backup Exec
14 24 (1.98%) HP SIM
15 22 (1.81%) Ansible
16 21 (1.73%) Nagios
17 20 (1.65%) Norton AntiVirus
18 18 (1.48%) OpenView
18 18 (1.48%) Perfmon
19 16 (1.32%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 596 (49.05%) Microsoft
2 496 (40.82%) VMware
3 369 (30.37%) Citrix
4 324 (26.67%) Cisco
5 199 (16.38%) HP
6 107 (8.81%) AppSense
7 93 (7.65%) Oracle
8 82 (6.75%) Dell
9 80 (6.58%) CheckPoint
10 75 (6.17%) F5
11 74 (6.09%) Juniper
11 74 (6.09%) Red Hat
12 63 (5.19%) EMC
13 62 (5.10%) NetApp
13 62 (5.10%) Symantec
14 60 (4.94%) ThinPrint
15 54 (4.44%) SolarWinds
16 48 (3.95%) Intel Security
17 41 (3.37%) SAP
18 33 (2.72%) Palo Alto
London
Harrington Starr
Rate: £400 - £500 per hour
Posted: 2 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Experis Ltd
Rate: £200 - £235 per day
Posted: 2 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Experis Ltd
Rate: £200 - £224.00 per day
Posted: 5 hours ago
Sunderland, Tyne and Wear
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: Market Rates
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
Harrington Starr
Rate: £350 - £550 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Surrey
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Rate: £250 - £350 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Worcester, Worcestershire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Posted: 3 days ago
Hereford, Herefordshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Rate: £10 - £14 per hour
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Talent International
Rate: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxfordshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £14.00 - £16.00 per hour
Posted: 4 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £300.00 - £330.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Staffordshire
Venn Group
Rate: £25000 - £27000 Per Annum 6 month fixed term contract pro rate
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Ashdown IT
Rate: £250 - £310 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Ashdown IT
Rate: £20 - £25 per hour
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Westbourne Partners
Rate: From £300 to £400 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Lawrence Harvey
Rate: £200 - £225 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £300.00 - £350.00 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Tech
Rate: Market related
Posted: 6 days ago
Cobham, Surrey
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Coventry
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Rate: £280 - £300 per day
Posted: 7 days ago
Central London / West End
Bite Consulting
Rate: From £325 to £425 per day
Posted: 26 days ago
Fareham
Spectrum IT
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 17 days ago
London
Oho Group
Rate: £200 - 300 per day
Posted: 19 days ago
London
Oho Group
Rate: £100 - 250 per day
Posted: 14 days ago