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 10 December 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
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol (DHCP)
Rank 220 254 189
Rank change year-on-year
+34 -65
Contract jobs citing DHCP 512 467 624
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 1.12% 0.93% 1.21%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.53% 6.47% 8.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 293 288 355
Median daily rate £338 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.57% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £170 £200 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £320 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
-5.18% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 47 52
Median hourly rate £28.00 £20.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+40.00% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.20 £11.40 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.39 £45.80 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.79 £18.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+48.81% -10.00%
DHCP
UK

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
6801 7219 7527
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 14.83% 14.33% 14.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 4120 4290 4372
Median daily rate £400 £400 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +10.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £540 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 366 434 410
Median hourly rate £28.00 £22.50 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+24.44% +4.65%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £45.31 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £22.50 £23.13
% change year-on-year
+22.22% -2.70%

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 10 December 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 10 December 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 10 December 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
London +18 186 £381 +3.53% 49
South East +4 81 £305 -7.57% 40
North East +7 59 £275 -38.88% 4
North West -19 41 £333 -1.48% 13
South West +18 39 £210 -35.38% 9
East of England +5 38 £325 -10.34% 11
Yorkshire +23 28 £338 -10.00% 18
West Midlands -8 20 £450 -5.26% 12
East Midlands +7 17 £410 +9.20% 7
Midlands - 1 - -
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DHCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 10 December 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 1035 (91.92%) DNS
2 782 (69.45%) Windows
3 742 (65.90%) Active Directory
4 577 (51.24%) Microsoft
5 486 (43.16%) Windows Server
6 469 (41.65%) VMware
7 343 (30.46%) Windows Server 2008
8 335 (29.75%) TCP/IP
9 331 (29.40%) Firewall
10 310 (27.53%) Cisco
11 297 (26.38%) VMware Infrastructure
12 290 (25.75%) Citrix
13 278 (24.69%) ITIL
14 271 (24.07%) Windows Server 2012
15 244 (21.67%) Security Cleared
16 215 (19.09%) SCCM
16 215 (19.09%) Windows Server 2003
17 213 (18.92%) Linux
18 212 (18.83%) LAN
19 211 (18.74%) MS Exchange
20 187 (16.61%) VPN
21 186 (16.52%) SC Cleared
21 186 (16.52%) Windows 7
22 181 (16.07%) SQL Server
23 176 (15.63%) SQL
24 174 (15.45%) WAN
25 164 (14.56%) XenApp
26 163 (14.48%) PowerShell
26 163 (14.48%) MS Excel
27 157 (13.94%) Office 365

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
1 211 (18.74%) MS Exchange
2 134 (11.90%) IIS
3 124 (11.01%) Exchange Server 2010
4 116 (10.30%) Skype for Business
5 102 (9.06%) SharePoint
6 71 (6.31%) Apache
7 62 (5.51%) Exchange Server 2013
8 40 (3.55%) Tomcat
9 39 (3.46%) nginx
10 29 (2.58%) SharePoint 2013
11 27 (2.40%) Exchange Server 2007
12 24 (2.13%) Exchange Server 2003
13 22 (1.95%) IBM Notes
14 21 (1.87%) WebSphere
15 20 (1.78%) SharePoint 2010
16 19 (1.69%) Jetty
17 18 (1.60%) Mongrel
18 16 (1.42%) SAS
19 14 (1.24%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
19 14 (1.24%) JBoss
Applications
1 163 (14.48%) MS Excel
2 148 (13.14%) MS Office
3 27 (2.40%) MS Visio
4 9 (0.80%) MS PowerPoint
5 4 (0.36%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.089%) Acrobat
6 1 (0.089%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 13 (1.15%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (0.44%) Eikon
2 5 (0.44%) Remedy ITSM
3 2 (0.18%) assyst
4 1 (0.089%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.089%) Infor M3
4 1 (0.089%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.089%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 157 (13.94%) Office 365
2 102 (9.06%) Microsoft Azure
3 80 (7.10%) Amazon AWS
4 28 (2.49%) IaaS
5 24 (2.13%) SaaS
6 22 (1.95%) PaaS
7 17 (1.51%) Azure Active Directory
7 17 (1.51%) Cloud Computing
8 15 (1.33%) Amazon EC2
9 13 (1.15%) HP Helion
9 13 (1.15%) OneDrive
10 11 (0.98%) Google Cloud Platform
11 10 (0.89%) Google App Engine
12 6 (0.53%) Yammer
13 4 (0.36%) AWS CloudFormation
14 3 (0.27%) Amazon S3
14 3 (0.27%) G Suite
14 3 (0.27%) Virtual Private Cloud
15 2 (0.18%) Amazon CloudWatch
15 2 (0.18%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 1035 (91.92%) DNS
2 335 (29.75%) TCP/IP
3 331 (29.40%) Firewall
4 212 (18.83%) LAN
5 187 (16.61%) VPN
6 174 (15.45%) WAN
7 142 (12.61%) SAN
8 114 (10.12%) Wireless
9 101 (8.97%) Internet
9 101 (8.97%) Network Security
10 93 (8.26%) VLAN
11 90 (7.99%) IPsec
12 82 (7.28%) VoIP
13 79 (7.02%) Cisco ASA
14 67 (5.95%) Cisco Nexus
14 67 (5.95%) MPLS
15 64 (5.68%) SSL
16 63 (5.60%) HTTP
16 63 (5.60%) Skype
17 59 (5.24%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 181 (16.07%) SQL Server
2 43 (3.82%) MySQL
3 35 (3.11%) SQL Server 2012
4 33 (2.93%) PostgreSQL
5 32 (2.84%) SQL Server 2008
6 21 (1.87%) Relational Database
7 20 (1.78%) RDBMS
7 20 (1.78%) SQL Server 2005
8 16 (1.42%) Oracle Database
9 13 (1.15%) MongoDB
10 12 (1.07%) Oracle Database 11g
11 7 (0.62%) DB2
12 5 (0.44%) MS Access
12 5 (0.44%) SQL Server 2014
13 4 (0.36%) Amazon RDS
14 3 (0.27%) NoSQL
14 3 (0.27%) Oracle Reports
15 2 (0.18%) Oracle Database 10g
15 2 (0.18%) Oracle8/8i Database
15 2 (0.18%) Oracle9i Database
Development Applications
1 44 (3.91%) Jenkins
2 21 (1.87%) MSI
3 20 (1.78%) Travis CI
4 17 (1.51%) Git (software)
5 13 (1.15%) Subversion
6 8 (0.71%) Rational DOORS
7 5 (0.44%) JIRA
8 4 (0.36%) Gitweb
8 4 (0.36%) Maven
8 4 (0.36%) TeamCity
8 4 (0.36%) Toad
8 4 (0.36%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 3 (0.27%) Ant
9 3 (0.27%) Octopus Deploy
9 3 (0.27%) Vagrant
10 2 (0.18%) Team Foundation Server
10 2 (0.18%) VisualVM
11 1 (0.089%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 1 (0.089%) Gradle
11 1 (0.089%) Selenium
General
1 109 (9.68%) Finance
2 34 (3.02%) Telecoms
3 31 (2.75%) Banking
4 28 (2.49%) Back Office
5 21 (1.87%) Manufacturing
6 16 (1.42%) Retail
7 9 (0.80%) Advertising
7 9 (0.80%) Legal
7 9 (0.80%) Military
8 8 (0.71%) Financial Institution
9 7 (0.62%) French Language
9 7 (0.62%) Games
9 7 (0.62%) Japanese Language
9 7 (0.62%) Law
10 6 (0.53%) Electronics
10 6 (0.53%) Investment Banking
10 6 (0.53%) Local Government
10 6 (0.53%) Publishing
11 4 (0.36%) Marketing
12 3 (0.27%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 186 (16.52%) Support Engineer
2 135 (11.99%) Network Engineer
3 107 (9.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 101 (8.97%) Analyst
5 100 (8.88%) Administrator
6 79 (7.02%) Architect
7 75 (6.66%) 3rd Line Support
8 68 (6.04%) 3rd Line Engineer
9 67 (5.95%) Systems Administrator
10 61 (5.42%) Desktop Support
11 57 (5.06%) 2nd Line Support
11 57 (5.06%) Consultant
11 57 (5.06%) Server Engineer
12 47 (4.17%) Desktop Engineer
12 47 (4.17%) Support Analyst
13 44 (3.91%) Systems Engineer
14 43 (3.82%) Windows Engineer
14 43 (3.82%) Wintel Engineer
15 40 (3.55%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
16 36 (3.20%) IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (3.02%) 802.1X
2 30 (2.66%) LAMP
3 28 (2.49%) Web Services
4 23 (2.04%) Middleware
5 20 (1.78%) .NET
6 18 (1.60%) Servlets
7 15 (1.33%) LAPP Stack
8 14 (1.24%) J2EE
8 14 (1.24%) LEMP Stack
9 8 (0.71%) PostGIS
10 7 (0.62%) ASP.NET
11 5 (0.44%) XML
12 4 (0.36%) XMPP
13 3 (0.27%) ActiveMQ
13 3 (0.27%) ELK Stack
13 3 (0.27%) OAuth
13 3 (0.27%) SAML
14 2 (0.18%) OpenEmbedded
14 2 (0.18%) Spring Integration
14 2 (0.18%) Yocto
Miscellaneous
1 148 (13.14%) Data Centre
2 82 (7.28%) Clustering
3 76 (6.75%) Management Information System
4 56 (4.97%) PKI
5 52 (4.62%) Computer Science
6 49 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
7 39 (3.46%) Blackberry
8 31 (2.75%) Replication
9 27 (2.40%) Fat Client
9 27 (2.40%) Thin Client
10 18 (1.60%) Enterprise Software
11 17 (1.51%) BYOD
11 17 (1.51%) Driving Licence
12 15 (1.33%) Statistics
13 14 (1.24%) CESG
14 12 (1.07%) Hedge funds
14 12 (1.07%) VCE vBlock
14 12 (1.07%) Video Conferencing
14 12 (1.07%) Visualisation
15 11 (0.98%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 782 (69.45%) Windows
2 486 (43.16%) Windows Server
3 343 (30.46%) Windows Server 2008
4 271 (24.07%) Windows Server 2012
5 215 (19.09%) Windows Server 2003
6 213 (18.92%) Linux
7 186 (16.52%) Windows 7
8 81 (7.19%) Windows 10
9 73 (6.48%) Unix
10 58 (5.15%) Windows 8
11 45 (4.00%) Android
12 43 (3.82%) Solaris
13 37 (3.29%) Mac OS X
13 37 (3.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 35 (3.11%) Apple iOS
15 34 (3.02%) Windows XP
16 25 (2.22%) CentOS
17 22 (1.95%) Ubuntu
18 16 (1.42%) AIX
19 15 (1.33%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 278 (24.69%) ITIL
2 110 (9.77%) Migration
3 94 (8.35%) Change Management
4 72 (6.39%) Configuration Management
4 72 (6.39%) Problem Management
4 72 (6.39%) Project Management
5 70 (6.22%) Service Delivery
6 66 (5.86%) DevOps
7 49 (4.35%) Mobile Device Management
8 48 (4.26%) Server Building
9 47 (4.17%) Patch Management
10 46 (4.09%) Incident Management
11 45 (4.00%) TOGAF
12 44 (3.91%) Open Source
13 42 (3.73%) Service Management
14 41 (3.64%) Load Balancing
15 40 (3.55%) Capacity Planning
16 38 (3.37%) Software Delivery
17 37 (3.29%) Network Architecture
18 35 (3.11%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 176 (15.63%) SQL
2 163 (14.48%) PowerShell
3 54 (4.80%) Python
4 37 (3.29%) Java
4 37 (3.29%) VB
5 35 (3.11%) C
6 32 (2.84%) Perl
7 31 (2.75%) VBScript
8 30 (2.66%) PHP
9 27 (2.40%) Bash Shell
10 26 (2.31%) Ruby
11 24 (2.13%) C++
12 20 (1.78%) Shell Script
13 15 (1.33%) T-SQL
14 10 (0.89%) JavaScript
15 9 (0.80%) C#
16 8 (0.71%) Korn
17 5 (0.44%) Go
18 4 (0.36%) Rust
18 4 (0.36%) Scala
Qualifications
1 244 (21.67%) Security Cleared
2 186 (16.52%) SC Cleared
3 144 (12.79%) Cisco Certification
4 131 (11.63%) Microsoft Certification
5 85 (7.55%) CCNA
6 80 (7.10%) MCSE
7 77 (6.84%) CCNP
8 57 (5.06%) Degree
9 45 (4.00%) BPSS Clearance
10 42 (3.73%) MCSA
11 33 (2.93%) ITIL Certification
12 30 (2.66%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 25 (2.22%) CCIE
13 25 (2.22%) DV Cleared
14 24 (2.13%) MCITP
15 18 (1.60%) DBS Check
16 14 (1.24%) JNCIA
16 14 (1.24%) JNCIP
17 12 (1.07%) CCDA
17 12 (1.07%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 80 (7.10%) SLA
2 51 (4.53%) Disclosure Scotland
3 29 (2.58%) PCI DSS
4 17 (1.51%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 12 (1.07%) QA
6 8 (0.71%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 1 (0.089%) BS7799
7 1 (0.089%) GxP
7 1 (0.089%) HIPAA
System Software
1 742 (65.90%) Active Directory
2 297 (26.38%) VMware Infrastructure
3 164 (14.56%) XenApp
4 145 (12.88%) Hyper-V
5 98 (8.70%) vSphere
6 94 (8.35%) Microsoft App-V
7 77 (6.84%) XenDesktop
8 61 (5.42%) VMware ESX
9 53 (4.71%) VMware ESXi
10 47 (4.17%) XenServer
11 34 (3.02%) Terminal Services
12 31 (2.75%) Virtual Servers
13 30 (2.66%) Firmware
14 21 (1.87%) NFS
14 21 (1.87%) Virtual Desktop
15 17 (1.51%) Virtual Machines
16 14 (1.24%) FreeRADIUS
17 12 (1.07%) ISA Server
18 11 (0.98%) Xen
19 10 (0.89%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 215 (19.09%) SCCM
2 104 (9.24%) SCOM
3 84 (7.46%) Puppet
4 54 (4.80%) WSUS
5 51 (4.53%) Nagios
6 40 (3.55%) Opscode Chef
7 39 (3.46%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 36 (3.20%) NetBackup
9 33 (2.93%) Norton AntiVirus
10 30 (2.66%) Microsoft Clustering
11 28 (2.49%) Microsoft Intune
12 27 (2.40%) Backup Exec
13 25 (2.22%) Ansible
14 23 (2.04%) AirWatch
15 21 (1.87%) EdgeSight
16 20 (1.78%) OpenView Configuration Management
17 19 (1.69%) SafeCom
18 18 (1.60%) XenMobile
19 15 (1.33%) OpenView
20 14 (1.24%) Cacti
Vendors
1 577 (51.24%) Microsoft
2 469 (41.65%) VMware
3 310 (27.53%) Cisco
4 290 (25.75%) Citrix
5 156 (13.85%) HP
6 111 (9.86%) Juniper
7 102 (9.06%) CheckPoint
8 85 (7.55%) Oracle
9 80 (7.10%) Dell
10 70 (6.22%) F5
11 64 (5.68%) Symantec
12 54 (4.80%) AppSense
13 49 (4.35%) Red Hat
14 48 (4.26%) Palo Alto
15 44 (3.91%) SolarWinds
16 39 (3.46%) EMC
17 37 (3.29%) Apple
18 35 (3.11%) Blue Coat
18 35 (3.11%) NetApp
19 32 (2.84%) IBM
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Networkers
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Posted: Yesterday
London
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