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 August 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 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol (DHCP)
Rank 202 185 204
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +19
Contract jobs citing DHCP 635 697 569
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 1.28% 1.32% 1.12%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.19% 9.30% 7.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 419 390 297
Median daily rate £325 £330 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.51% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £175 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £474 £475 £470
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
- +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 62 63 42
Median hourly rate £28.00 £17.80 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+57.30% -6.31%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.15 £11.60 £12.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £32.40 £37.15
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £17.50 £17.25
% change year-on-year
+60.00% +1.44%
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
7754 7492 7598
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 15.67% 14.17% 14.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 4794 4347 4158
Median daily rate £400 £375 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £235 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £520 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 370 481 427
Median hourly rate £30.00 £21.53 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+39.37% +2.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.70 £12.49 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.00 £47.83 £44.55
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.50 £21.53 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+64.92% -4.33%

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 August 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 August 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 August 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 -38 208 £350 - 55
South East -41 108 £350 +6.06% 53
North East +22 102 £225 -18.18% 6
North West +3 64 £400 +29.03% 17
South West +29 57 £350 -15.15% 8
East of England -10 29 £338 +22.17% 14
West Midlands -15 28 £295 -4.83% 20
Yorkshire 0 25 £335 +30.09% 19
East Midlands +7 13 £400 +45.45% 5
DHCP
UK

DHCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 1125 (88.58%) DNS
2 929 (73.15%) Windows
3 846 (66.61%) Active Directory
4 682 (53.70%) Microsoft
5 600 (47.24%) Windows Server
6 550 (43.31%) VMware
7 429 (33.78%) Windows Server 2008
8 407 (32.05%) Citrix
9 354 (27.87%) ITIL
10 339 (26.69%) TCP/IP
11 331 (26.06%) Cisco
12 328 (25.83%) VMware Infrastructure
13 310 (24.41%) Security Cleared
14 307 (24.17%) Firewall
15 302 (23.78%) Windows Server 2012
16 294 (23.15%) Windows Server 2003
17 265 (20.87%) MS Exchange
18 261 (20.55%) XenApp
19 258 (20.31%) Linux
20 253 (19.92%) SCCM
21 248 (19.53%) HP
22 239 (18.82%) SQL
22 239 (18.82%) SC Cleared
23 228 (17.95%) PowerShell
24 217 (17.09%) MS Excel
25 210 (16.54%) VPN
25 210 (16.54%) WAN
26 207 (16.30%) LAN
27 199 (15.67%) Windows 7
28 194 (15.28%) SAN

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
1 265 (20.87%) MS Exchange
2 157 (12.36%) Exchange Server 2010
3 145 (11.42%) IIS
4 138 (10.87%) Skype for Business
5 118 (9.29%) SharePoint
6 69 (5.43%) Exchange Server 2013
7 62 (4.88%) Apache
8 52 (4.09%) Tomcat
9 40 (3.15%) SharePoint 2013
10 35 (2.76%) nginx
11 34 (2.68%) Exchange Server 2007
12 33 (2.60%) IBM Notes
12 33 (2.60%) WebSphere
13 31 (2.44%) SharePoint 2010
14 30 (2.36%) Jetty
14 30 (2.36%) Mongrel
15 26 (2.05%) Exchange Server 2003
16 21 (1.65%) Office Communications Server
17 14 (1.10%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
17 14 (1.10%) OpenStack
Applications
1 217 (17.09%) MS Excel
2 154 (12.13%) MS Office
3 23 (1.81%) MS Visio
4 4 (0.31%) Spreadsheet
5 3 (0.24%) MS Project
6 2 (0.16%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 1 (0.079%) Acrobat
7 1 (0.079%) InfoPath
7 1 (0.079%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 8 (0.63%) Eikon
2 6 (0.47%) Remedy ITSM
3 4 (0.31%) assyst
4 3 (0.24%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 2 (0.16%) Dynamics AX
5 2 (0.16%) Dynamics CRM
5 2 (0.16%) Infor M3
6 1 (0.079%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 144 (11.34%) Office 365
2 74 (5.83%) Microsoft Azure
3 65 (5.12%) Amazon AWS
4 30 (2.36%) Cloud Computing
5 26 (2.05%) IaaS
6 21 (1.65%) PaaS
7 17 (1.34%) Azure Active Directory
8 14 (1.10%) Amazon EC2
8 14 (1.10%) SaaS
9 12 (0.94%) Google App Engine
9 12 (0.94%) Google Cloud Platform
10 4 (0.31%) Google Apps
11 3 (0.24%) OneDrive
11 3 (0.24%) Rackspace Cloud
12 2 (0.16%) Adobe Creative Cloud
12 2 (0.16%) Amazon CloudWatch
12 2 (0.16%) Amazon S3
12 2 (0.16%) AWS CloudFormation
12 2 (0.16%) IBM Cloud
12 2 (0.16%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 1125 (88.58%) DNS
2 339 (26.69%) TCP/IP
3 307 (24.17%) Firewall
4 210 (16.54%) VPN
4 210 (16.54%) WAN
5 207 (16.30%) LAN
6 194 (15.28%) SAN
7 119 (9.37%) IPsec
8 115 (9.06%) Wireless
9 112 (8.82%) Internet
9 112 (8.82%) VLAN
10 97 (7.64%) Network Security
11 89 (7.01%) HTTP
12 84 (6.61%) MPLS
13 72 (5.67%) VoIP
14 69 (5.43%) FTP
15 67 (5.28%) Wi-Fi
16 66 (5.20%) Cisco ASA
17 64 (5.04%) BGP
17 64 (5.04%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 188 (14.80%) SQL Server
2 54 (4.25%) MySQL
3 33 (2.60%) SQL Server 2008
4 29 (2.28%) MongoDB
5 28 (2.20%) SQL Server 2012
6 27 (2.13%) PostgreSQL
7 25 (1.97%) SQL Server 2005
8 24 (1.89%) DB2
9 21 (1.65%) Relational Database
10 20 (1.57%) RDBMS
11 12 (0.94%) Oracle Database
12 10 (0.79%) NoSQL
13 8 (0.63%) Oracle Database 11g
14 5 (0.39%) Amazon RDS
14 5 (0.39%) MS Access
14 5 (0.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 2 (0.16%) BusinessObjects
15 2 (0.16%) Oracle Database 10g
15 2 (0.16%) Oracle8/8i Database
15 2 (0.16%) Oracle9i Database
Development Applications
1 51 (4.02%) Jenkins
2 41 (3.23%) MSI
3 36 (2.83%) Travis CI
4 19 (1.50%) Git (software)
5 8 (0.63%) JIRA
5 8 (0.63%) Rational DOORS
6 7 (0.55%) Subversion
7 4 (0.31%) Ant
7 4 (0.31%) Maven
8 3 (0.24%) git-flow
8 3 (0.24%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 2 (0.16%) Gradle
9 2 (0.16%) JUnit
9 2 (0.16%) Selenium
9 2 (0.16%) VisualVM
9 2 (0.16%) Xcode
10 1 (0.079%) ClearCase
10 1 (0.079%) ClearQuest
10 1 (0.079%) Oracle Forms
10 1 (0.079%) Visual Studio
General
1 113 (8.90%) Finance
2 47 (3.70%) Telecoms
3 26 (2.05%) Marketing
4 25 (1.97%) Back Office
4 25 (1.97%) Banking
5 19 (1.50%) Manufacturing
6 13 (1.02%) Legal
7 12 (0.94%) Retail
8 11 (0.87%) Advertising
8 11 (0.87%) Local Government
9 9 (0.71%) Financial Institution
9 9 (0.71%) Japanese Language
9 9 (0.71%) Military
9 9 (0.71%) Publishing
10 8 (0.63%) Electronics
10 8 (0.63%) Games
10 8 (0.63%) Investment Banking
11 5 (0.39%) French Language
11 5 (0.39%) Multimedia
12 3 (0.24%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 214 (16.85%) Support Engineer
2 137 (10.79%) Network Engineer
3 131 (10.31%) Analyst
4 126 (9.92%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 89 (7.01%) 3rd Line Support
5 89 (7.01%) Administrator
6 86 (6.77%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 73 (5.75%) Desktop Support
8 60 (4.72%) Server Engineer
8 60 (4.72%) Wintel Engineer
9 59 (4.65%) Architect
10 58 (4.57%) Desktop Engineer
10 58 (4.57%) Windows Engineer
11 55 (4.33%) Systems Administrator
12 53 (4.17%) Consultant
13 49 (3.86%) 2nd Line Support
14 45 (3.54%) Virtualisation Engineer
14 45 (3.54%) VMware Engineer
15 44 (3.46%) Support Analyst
16 42 (3.31%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (2.76%) Middleware
2 31 (2.44%) .NET
3 30 (2.36%) LAMP
3 30 (2.36%) Servlets
4 28 (2.20%) 802.1X
5 23 (1.81%) CSS
6 20 (1.57%) Web Services
7 19 (1.50%) LAPP Stack
8 17 (1.34%) J2EE
8 17 (1.34%) LEMP Stack
8 17 (1.34%) XML
9 8 (0.63%) PostGIS
10 5 (0.39%) XMPP
11 3 (0.24%) ActiveMQ
11 3 (0.24%) HTML
11 3 (0.24%) Regular Expression
12 2 (0.16%) ASP.NET
12 2 (0.16%) JMS
12 2 (0.16%) JMX
12 2 (0.16%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 164 (12.91%) Data Centre
2 115 (9.06%) Computer Science
3 98 (7.72%) Management Information System
4 88 (6.93%) Clustering
5 44 (3.46%) PKI
6 43 (3.39%) Analytical Skills
7 38 (2.99%) Fat Client
7 38 (2.99%) Thin Client
8 37 (2.91%) Blackberry
9 35 (2.76%) Replication
10 24 (1.89%) Public Cloud
11 22 (1.73%) Mainframe
12 18 (1.42%) Video Conferencing
13 16 (1.26%) NHS
14 15 (1.18%) Hedge funds
14 15 (1.18%) Hybrid Cloud
15 14 (1.10%) CESG
15 14 (1.10%) Digital Media
15 14 (1.10%) Statistics
16 13 (1.02%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 929 (73.15%) Windows
2 600 (47.24%) Windows Server
3 429 (33.78%) Windows Server 2008
4 302 (23.78%) Windows Server 2012
5 294 (23.15%) Windows Server 2003
6 258 (20.31%) Linux
7 199 (15.67%) Windows 7
8 67 (5.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 67 (5.28%) Unix
9 60 (4.72%) Solaris
10 52 (4.09%) Windows 10
11 50 (3.94%) Windows 8
12 45 (3.54%) Windows XP
13 42 (3.31%) Android
14 39 (3.07%) Mac OS X
15 33 (2.60%) Ubuntu
16 32 (2.52%) AIX
17 31 (2.44%) CentOS
18 30 (2.36%) Apple iOS
19 24 (1.89%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 354 (27.87%) ITIL
2 130 (10.24%) Migration
3 103 (8.11%) Project Management
4 100 (7.87%) Change Management
5 96 (7.56%) Configuration Management
6 83 (6.54%) Service Delivery
7 78 (6.14%) Software Delivery
8 65 (5.12%) Load Balancing
9 64 (5.04%) Incident Management
10 62 (4.88%) Problem Management
11 58 (4.57%) High Availability
12 55 (4.33%) DevOps
12 55 (4.33%) Disaster Recovery
13 51 (4.02%) Capacity Planning
14 47 (3.70%) Business Continuity
15 45 (3.54%) ITIL V3
16 43 (3.39%) Continuous Integration
17 40 (3.15%) Change Control
17 40 (3.15%) Open Source
18 39 (3.07%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 239 (18.82%) SQL
2 228 (17.95%) PowerShell
3 80 (6.30%) VBScript
4 60 (4.72%) Python
5 50 (3.94%) VB
6 49 (3.86%) Java
7 38 (2.99%) Bash Shell
8 36 (2.83%) C
8 36 (2.83%) C++
9 35 (2.76%) Perl
10 33 (2.60%) Ruby
11 28 (2.20%) PHP
12 25 (1.97%) T-SQL
13 20 (1.57%) Shell Script
14 15 (1.18%) C#
14 15 (1.18%) JavaScript
15 9 (0.71%) Bourne shell
16 5 (0.39%) Go
16 5 (0.39%) Korn
17 4 (0.31%) Scala
Qualifications
1 310 (24.41%) Security Cleared
2 239 (18.82%) SC Cleared
3 184 (14.49%) Microsoft Certification
4 151 (11.89%) Cisco Certification
5 127 (10.00%) Degree
6 107 (8.43%) MCSE
7 93 (7.32%) CCNA
8 90 (7.09%) BPSS Clearance
9 78 (6.14%) CCNP
10 72 (5.67%) MCSA
11 48 (3.78%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 38 (2.99%) DV Cleared
13 33 (2.60%) MCP
14 27 (2.13%) MCITP
15 18 (1.42%) ITIL Certification
16 15 (1.18%) CCIE
16 15 (1.18%) MCDST
17 13 (1.02%) MCSD
18 12 (0.94%) MCTS
19 11 (0.87%) CCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 88 (6.93%) SLA
2 83 (6.54%) Disclosure Scotland
3 19 (1.50%) PCI DSS
4 16 (1.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 7 (0.55%) QA
6 5 (0.39%) JSP 440
6 5 (0.39%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 3 (0.24%) HIPAA
8 2 (0.16%) ISO 9001
9 1 (0.079%) GxP
System Software
1 846 (66.61%) Active Directory
2 328 (25.83%) VMware Infrastructure
3 261 (20.55%) XenApp
4 179 (14.09%) Hyper-V
5 147 (11.57%) Microsoft App-V
6 134 (10.55%) XenDesktop
7 106 (8.35%) XenServer
8 95 (7.48%) vSphere
9 63 (4.96%) Terminal Services
10 60 (4.72%) VMware ESX
11 39 (3.07%) VMware ESXi
12 26 (2.05%) Virtual Machines
13 25 (1.97%) Firmware
14 18 (1.42%) NFS
15 17 (1.34%) Virtual Servers
15 17 (1.34%) VMware Server
16 16 (1.26%) ProxySG
17 13 (1.02%) Xen
18 11 (0.87%) Docker
18 11 (0.87%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 253 (19.92%) SCCM
2 115 (9.06%) SCOM
3 83 (6.54%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 78 (6.14%) Puppet
5 53 (4.17%) Opscode Chef
6 50 (3.94%) WSUS
7 48 (3.78%) XenMobile
8 47 (3.70%) NetBackup
9 45 (3.54%) Microsoft Clustering
10 44 (3.46%) SafeCom
11 36 (2.83%) Backup Exec
11 36 (2.83%) EdgeSight
12 33 (2.60%) OpenView Configuration Management
13 27 (2.13%) Norton AntiVirus
14 25 (1.97%) Nagios
15 24 (1.89%) HP SIM
15 24 (1.89%) OpenView
16 22 (1.73%) AirWatch
17 21 (1.65%) Ansible
17 21 (1.65%) Perfmon
Vendors
1 682 (53.70%) Microsoft
2 550 (43.31%) VMware
3 407 (32.05%) Citrix
4 331 (26.06%) Cisco
5 248 (19.53%) HP
6 121 (9.53%) AppSense
7 104 (8.19%) Dell
8 95 (7.48%) Oracle
9 94 (7.40%) CheckPoint
10 83 (6.54%) Juniper
11 78 (6.14%) Symantec
12 67 (5.28%) EMC
13 66 (5.20%) ThinPrint
14 65 (5.12%) F5
15 61 (4.80%) Red Hat
16 54 (4.25%) Intel Security
17 51 (4.02%) NetApp
18 50 (3.94%) SAP
19 48 (3.78%) SolarWinds
20 42 (3.31%) IBM
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Rate: £150 - £200 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Rate: £150 - £200 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Rate: £150 - £200 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
South West London
Bluetownonline
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
Miracle Partners Ltd
Rate: From £300 to £350 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Rate: £550.00 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Modis International
Rate: £375 - £400 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Experis Ltd
Rate: £200.00 - £220.00 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Oxfordshire
TEKsystems
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Leamington Spa, Warwickshire
FreeStyleGames
Rate: Fair salary is determined by experience, skills & going rate locally
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Rate: £425.00 - £500.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Hydrogen
Rate: £450.00 - £500.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
FT Select
Rate: From £385 to £418 per day
Posted: 6 days ago