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 28 May 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
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol (DHCP)
Rank 197 203 221
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +18
Contract jobs citing DHCP 635 581 480
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 1.27% 1.16% 1.00%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.13% 7.72% 7.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 390 332 263
Median daily rate £330 £325 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.53% +1.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £170 £192
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £470 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £320 £300 £277
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +8.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 48 60 40
Median hourly rate £27.00 £22.17 £17.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+21.81% +28.49%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.85 £11.15 £12.01
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.15 £49.49 £31.45
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £20.50 £16.25
% change year-on-year
+36.58% +26.15%
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
7814 7525 6422
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 15.61% 15.01% 13.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 4812 4262 3548
Median daily rate £400 £350 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -2.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £205 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £510 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £340 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 324 430 370
Median hourly rate £26.00 £25.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.00% +31.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.38 £13.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £43.00 £40.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £26.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+11.53% +44.44%

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 28 May 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 28 May 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 28 May 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 -61 155 £388 +10.71% 74
North East +19 154 £265 -1.39% 11
South East +27 150 £350 +7.69% 44
South West +12 43 £325 -9.09% 24
North West -36 39 £375 +36.36% 16
Yorkshire +3 33 £460 +60.00% 6
West Midlands -1 24 £338 +68.75% 8
East Midlands +15 18 £350 +23.34% 12
East of England -31 17 £190 -40.62% 13
DHCP
UK

DHCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 1005 (89.65%) DNS
2 774 (69.05%) Windows
3 697 (62.18%) Active Directory
4 511 (45.58%) Microsoft
5 482 (43.00%) Windows Server
6 457 (40.77%) VMware
7 355 (31.67%) TCP/IP
8 347 (30.95%) Windows Server 2008
9 305 (27.21%) Cisco
10 302 (26.94%) Citrix
11 289 (25.78%) ITIL
12 288 (25.69%) Firewall
13 286 (25.51%) VMware Infrastructure
14 239 (21.32%) Linux
15 236 (21.05%) Windows Server 2003
16 234 (20.87%) Security Cleared
17 232 (20.70%) Windows Server 2012
18 225 (20.07%) MS Exchange
19 215 (19.18%) WAN
20 213 (19.00%) LAN
21 195 (17.40%) VPN
22 190 (16.95%) SQL
23 188 (16.77%) XenApp
24 185 (16.50%) SCCM
25 173 (15.43%) HP
26 171 (15.25%) SC Cleared
27 165 (14.72%) MS Excel
27 165 (14.72%) Windows 7
28 162 (14.45%) Data Centre
29 160 (14.27%) PowerShell

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
1 225 (20.07%) MS Exchange
2 135 (12.04%) IIS
3 125 (11.15%) Exchange Server 2010
4 79 (7.05%) SharePoint
5 74 (6.60%) Skype for Business
6 67 (5.98%) Tomcat
7 56 (5.00%) Apache
8 51 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2013
9 45 (4.01%) nginx
9 45 (4.01%) WebSphere
10 43 (3.84%) Jetty
11 36 (3.21%) Exchange Server 2007
12 34 (3.03%) Exchange Server 2003
13 19 (1.69%) SharePoint 2013
14 17 (1.52%) SharePoint 2010
15 14 (1.25%) IBM Notes
16 13 (1.16%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
16 13 (1.16%) OpenStack
17 11 (0.98%) JBoss
17 11 (0.98%) Oracle HTTP Server
Applications
1 165 (14.72%) MS Excel
2 128 (11.42%) MS Office
3 15 (1.34%) MS Visio
4 5 (0.45%) Spreadsheet
5 3 (0.27%) MS Project
6 2 (0.18%) Acrobat
6 2 (0.18%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 1 (0.089%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 11 (0.98%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 9 (0.80%) Remedy ITSM
3 5 (0.45%) Eikon
4 2 (0.18%) Dynamics AX
4 2 (0.18%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (0.18%) Infor CRM
5 1 (0.089%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (0.089%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 126 (11.24%) Office 365
2 68 (6.07%) Microsoft Azure
3 65 (5.80%) Amazon AWS
4 28 (2.50%) Cloud Computing
5 22 (1.96%) IaaS
6 21 (1.87%) Amazon EC2
7 20 (1.78%) Azure Active Directory
8 19 (1.69%) PaaS
9 18 (1.61%) Google App Engine
9 18 (1.61%) Google Cloud Platform
10 17 (1.52%) SaaS
11 3 (0.27%) Google Apps
11 3 (0.27%) Rackspace Cloud
11 3 (0.27%) SoftLayer
11 3 (0.27%) Virtual Private Cloud
12 2 (0.18%) Mimecast
13 1 (0.089%) GitHub
13 1 (0.089%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 1005 (89.65%) DNS
2 355 (31.67%) TCP/IP
3 288 (25.69%) Firewall
4 215 (19.18%) WAN
5 213 (19.00%) LAN
6 195 (17.40%) VPN
7 153 (13.65%) IPsec
8 139 (12.40%) SAN
9 119 (10.62%) HTTP
10 115 (10.26%) SSL
11 105 (9.37%) Wireless
12 101 (9.01%) FTP
13 100 (8.92%) Network Security
14 91 (8.12%) VLAN
15 89 (7.94%) MPLS
16 86 (7.67%) BGP
17 74 (6.60%) Internet
18 70 (6.24%) VoIP
19 65 (5.80%) OSPF
20 51 (4.55%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 131 (11.69%) SQL Server
2 30 (2.68%) MySQL
3 28 (2.50%) MongoDB
4 26 (2.32%) Oracle Database
5 24 (2.14%) SQL Server 2008
6 22 (1.96%) Relational Database
7 19 (1.69%) RDBMS
8 18 (1.61%) SQL Server 2005
9 13 (1.16%) PostgreSQL
9 13 (1.16%) SQL Server 2012
10 12 (1.07%) BusinessObjects
11 11 (0.98%) NoSQL
12 10 (0.89%) PowerCenter
13 9 (0.80%) Oracle Database 11g
14 7 (0.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 6 (0.54%) Amazon RDS
15 6 (0.54%) Data Mining
15 6 (0.54%) DB2
16 5 (0.45%) Oracle Exadata
17 3 (0.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 77 (6.87%) Jenkins
2 48 (4.28%) Travis CI
3 18 (1.61%) Git (software)
4 17 (1.52%) MSI
5 12 (1.07%) JIRA
6 11 (0.98%) Log4j
7 10 (0.89%) RSpec
8 3 (0.27%) Ant
8 3 (0.27%) Gradle
8 3 (0.27%) JUnit
8 3 (0.27%) Maven
8 3 (0.27%) Selenium
8 3 (0.27%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 2 (0.18%) Gerrit
9 2 (0.18%) git-flow
9 2 (0.18%) GitLab
10 1 (0.089%) Artifactory
10 1 (0.089%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 1 (0.089%) ClearCase
10 1 (0.089%) ClearQuest
General
1 124 (11.06%) Finance
2 56 (5.00%) Telecoms
3 35 (3.12%) Banking
4 30 (2.68%) Marketing
5 26 (2.32%) Manufacturing
6 16 (1.43%) Legal
7 14 (1.25%) Back Office
8 13 (1.16%) Investment Banking
8 13 (1.16%) Retail
9 11 (0.98%) Electronics
9 11 (0.98%) Local Government
10 9 (0.80%) Publishing
11 6 (0.54%) French Language
11 6 (0.54%) Games
11 6 (0.54%) Law
12 5 (0.45%) Advertising
12 5 (0.45%) Billing
12 5 (0.45%) Front Office
13 2 (0.18%) Aerospace
13 2 (0.18%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 170 (15.17%) Support Engineer
2 156 (13.92%) Network Engineer
3 114 (10.17%) Analyst
4 109 (9.72%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 71 (6.33%) 3rd Line Support
6 67 (5.98%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 67 (5.98%) Windows Engineer
7 64 (5.71%) Desktop Support
7 64 (5.71%) Server Engineer
8 62 (5.53%) Administrator
9 52 (4.64%) Architect
10 49 (4.37%) Support Analyst
11 48 (4.28%) 2nd Line Support
12 45 (4.01%) VMware Engineer
13 43 (3.84%) Desktop Engineer
14 41 (3.66%) Wintel Engineer
15 40 (3.57%) Linux Engineer
16 39 (3.48%) Active Directory Engineer
17 38 (3.39%) Consultant
18 36 (3.21%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (4.73%) .NET
2 43 (3.84%) Servlets
3 33 (2.94%) J2EE
4 25 (2.23%) Middleware
5 23 (2.05%) 802.1X
5 23 (2.05%) CSS
6 22 (1.96%) XML
7 14 (1.25%) Web Services
8 13 (1.16%) LAMP
9 12 (1.07%) LEMP Stack
10 11 (0.98%) LAPP Stack
11 8 (0.71%) REST
12 7 (0.62%) SOAP
13 5 (0.45%) Oracle Fusion
14 4 (0.36%) jQuery
15 3 (0.27%) FIX Protocol
15 3 (0.27%) HTML
15 3 (0.27%) Regular Expression
15 3 (0.27%) XML Messaging
16 2 (0.18%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 162 (14.45%) Data Centre
2 100 (8.92%) Computer Science
3 88 (7.85%) Management Information System
4 66 (5.89%) Clustering
5 54 (4.82%) Analytical Skills
6 32 (2.85%) Fat Client
6 32 (2.85%) Thin Client
7 31 (2.77%) PKI
8 21 (1.87%) Public Cloud
8 21 (1.87%) Replication
9 18 (1.61%) Blackberry
10 17 (1.52%) Driving Licence
11 16 (1.43%) Video Conferencing
12 15 (1.34%) Hybrid Cloud
13 14 (1.25%) NHS
14 11 (0.98%) Cryptography
15 9 (0.80%) Client/Server
15 9 (0.80%) iPhone
16 8 (0.71%) EMC VNX
16 8 (0.71%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 774 (69.05%) Windows
2 482 (43.00%) Windows Server
3 347 (30.95%) Windows Server 2008
4 239 (21.32%) Linux
5 236 (21.05%) Windows Server 2003
6 232 (20.70%) Windows Server 2012
7 165 (14.72%) Windows 7
8 83 (7.40%) Unix
9 72 (6.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 55 (4.91%) Windows XP
11 48 (4.28%) Windows 8
12 40 (3.57%) Solaris
13 34 (3.03%) Windows 10
14 30 (2.68%) Ubuntu
15 25 (2.23%) AIX
16 21 (1.87%) Android
16 21 (1.87%) CentOS
16 21 (1.87%) Mac OS X
17 15 (1.34%) Apple iOS
18 13 (1.16%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 289 (25.78%) ITIL
2 104 (9.28%) Migration
3 92 (8.21%) Configuration Management
4 89 (7.94%) Load Balancing
5 88 (7.85%) Project Management
6 80 (7.14%) Change Management
7 72 (6.42%) Problem Management
8 61 (5.44%) DevOps
9 60 (5.35%) Disaster Recovery
10 57 (5.08%) Service Delivery
11 51 (4.55%) Software Delivery
12 46 (4.10%) Continuous Integration
13 45 (4.01%) Open Source
14 44 (3.93%) Incident Management
15 42 (3.75%) Change Control
16 40 (3.57%) Kalman Filter
17 39 (3.48%) High Availability
18 36 (3.21%) Business Continuity
19 31 (2.77%) Mentoring
19 31 (2.77%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 190 (16.95%) SQL
2 160 (14.27%) PowerShell
3 59 (5.26%) Java
4 55 (4.91%) VBScript
5 47 (4.19%) Python
6 43 (3.84%) Perl
7 32 (2.85%) Bash Shell
8 28 (2.50%) C
9 27 (2.41%) Ruby
10 23 (2.05%) VB
11 22 (1.96%) C++
11 22 (1.96%) Shell Script
12 12 (1.07%) C#
13 11 (0.98%) T-SQL
14 10 (0.89%) JavaScript
14 10 (0.89%) PHP
15 9 (0.80%) Bourne shell
16 7 (0.62%) Korn
16 7 (0.62%) Tcl
17 4 (0.36%) VBA
Qualifications
1 234 (20.87%) Security Cleared
2 171 (15.25%) SC Cleared
3 155 (13.83%) Cisco Certification
4 144 (12.85%) Microsoft Certification
5 131 (11.69%) Degree
6 88 (7.85%) CCNA
7 85 (7.58%) MCSE
8 77 (6.87%) CCNP
9 68 (6.07%) MCSA
10 63 (5.62%) BPSS Clearance
11 32 (2.85%) DV Cleared
11 32 (2.85%) MCP
12 27 (2.41%) MCITP
12 27 (2.41%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 20 (1.78%) CCIE
14 16 (1.43%) MCTS
15 12 (1.07%) MCSD
16 10 (0.89%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
16 10 (0.89%) MCDST
17 9 (0.80%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 58 (5.17%) Disclosure Scotland
2 51 (4.55%) SLA
3 23 (2.05%) PCI DSS
4 10 (0.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 6 (0.54%) QA
6 4 (0.36%) HIPAA
6 4 (0.36%) JSP 440
7 3 (0.27%) ISO15022
7 3 (0.27%) ISO20022
8 2 (0.18%) ISO 9001
9 1 (0.089%) COBIT
9 1 (0.089%) GxP
System Software
1 697 (62.18%) Active Directory
2 286 (25.51%) VMware Infrastructure
3 188 (16.77%) XenApp
4 127 (11.33%) Hyper-V
5 91 (8.12%) XenDesktop
6 86 (7.67%) Microsoft App-V
7 85 (7.58%) vSphere
8 74 (6.60%) XenServer
9 59 (5.26%) VMware ESX
10 37 (3.30%) Terminal Services
11 35 (3.12%) VMware ESXi
12 30 (2.68%) Xen
13 14 (1.25%) NFS
14 13 (1.16%) ISA Server
15 12 (1.07%) Terminal Server
16 11 (0.98%) VMware Server
17 10 (0.89%) Oracle RAC
18 9 (0.80%) Firmware
18 9 (0.80%) KVM
18 9 (0.80%) Squid
Systems Management
1 185 (16.50%) SCCM
2 87 (7.76%) SCOM
3 73 (6.51%) Puppet
4 53 (4.73%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 53 (4.73%) WSUS
5 42 (3.75%) Opscode Chef
6 31 (2.77%) XenMobile
7 29 (2.59%) SafeCom
8 24 (2.14%) EdgeSight
9 22 (1.96%) NetBackup
10 19 (1.69%) Backup Exec
10 19 (1.69%) HP SIM
11 17 (1.52%) Cisco Prime
12 16 (1.43%) vMotion
13 15 (1.34%) Ansible
14 14 (1.25%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
14 14 (1.25%) Norton AntiVirus
14 14 (1.25%) OpenView Configuration Management
14 14 (1.25%) Tivoli
15 13 (1.16%) Nagios
Vendors
1 511 (45.58%) Microsoft
2 457 (40.77%) VMware
3 305 (27.21%) Cisco
4 302 (26.94%) Citrix
5 173 (15.43%) HP
6 91 (8.12%) Red Hat
7 83 (7.40%) AppSense
8 80 (7.14%) Dell
9 77 (6.87%) F5
10 75 (6.69%) Oracle
11 67 (5.98%) CheckPoint
11 67 (5.98%) NetApp
12 54 (4.82%) Juniper
12 54 (4.82%) SolarWinds
13 51 (4.55%) ThinPrint
14 48 (4.28%) SAP
15 46 (4.10%) Palo Alto
16 42 (3.75%) Symantec
17 36 (3.21%) EMC
18 35 (3.12%) Intel Security
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
LA International
Posted: 3 days ago
London
onezeero.
Rate: £300 - £325 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Oscar
Rate: £300 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester
G2 Recruitment Solutions
Posted: 3 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
LA International
Rate: £27.5 - £30 per hour
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Rate: £300 - £340 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Square One Resources
Posted: 2 days ago
London
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Square One Resources
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London
Square One Resources
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Square One Resources
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Harris Global
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HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £200.00 - £300.00 per day + Negotiable
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Rate: £300.00 - £350.00 per day
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Plymouth, Devon
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
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aap3
Rate: £27 - £36 per annum
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Hays Specialist Recruitment
Rate: £250.00 - £300.00 per day
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aap3
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Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £350.00 - £400.00 per day
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Cheltenham
aap3
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G2 Recruitment Solutions
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