The table below looks at the statistics for DHCP skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DHCP over the 3 months to 3 July 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol (DHCP)
Rank 187 203 204
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +1
Contract jobs citing DHCP 625 492 460
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 1.23% 1.03% 1.03%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.51% 7.51% 7.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 355 258 216
Average daily rate
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£325 £300 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £190 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £421 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £275 £275
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 53 34 61
Average hourly rate £17.80 £16.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.87% -13.15%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.80 £11.85 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.30 £29.50 £28.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £15.25 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+14.75% -19.73%
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
7344 6553 6343
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 14.49% 13.68% 14.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 4202 3597 3312
Average daily rate £360 £360 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £208 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £326 £320
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +1.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 433 362 498
Average hourly rate £22.00 £19.00 £23.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.78% -20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.40 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.10 £40.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.75 £18.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+31.94% -28.00%

DHCP
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing DHCP across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 3 July 2015.

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 3 July 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing DHCP within the England region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +29 254 £350 - 81
South East +15 123 £330 +21.82% 63
North West -7 74 £275 +12.24% 20
East of England +10 55 £313 +23.15% 17
North East -2 36 £263 +17.56% 1
Yorkshire -5 34 £300 -22.58% 17
South West 0 29 £283 -11.71% 8
West Midlands -15 16 £275 -14.06% 14
East Midlands 0 13 £275 -24.91% 4
DHCP
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DHCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England 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 1098 (93.37%) DNS
2 793 (67.43%) Windows
3 615 (52.30%) Active Directory
4 534 (45.41%) VMware
5 498 (42.35%) Microsoft
6 412 (35.03%) Windows Server 2008
7 361 (30.70%) TCP/IP
8 359 (30.53%) Firewall
9 354 (30.10%) VMware Infrastructure
10 349 (29.68%) Cisco
11 302 (25.68%) Windows Server 2003
12 292 (24.83%) Citrix
13 289 (24.57%) ITIL
14 270 (22.96%) MS Exchange
15 255 (21.68%) LAN
16 245 (20.83%) WAN
17 244 (20.75%) Windows Server 2012
18 216 (18.37%) Linux
19 212 (18.03%) HP
20 204 (17.35%) SQL
21 203 (17.26%) SAN
21 203 (17.26%) Windows 7
22 186 (15.82%) SQL Server
23 181 (15.39%) Cisco Certification
24 165 (14.03%) VPN
25 164 (13.95%) Finance
26 163 (13.86%) Security Cleared
27 155 (13.18%) MS Excel
28 147 (12.50%) SCCM
29 140 (11.90%) PowerShell

DHCP
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England 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
1 270 (22.96%) MS Exchange
2 133 (11.31%) IIS
3 126 (10.71%) Exchange Server 2010
4 101 (8.59%) SharePoint
5 83 (7.06%) Exchange Server 2007
6 63 (5.36%) Exchange Server 2013
7 59 (5.02%) Lync
8 57 (4.85%) Exchange Server 2003
9 44 (3.74%) Tomcat
10 41 (3.49%) Apache
11 29 (2.47%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 27 (2.30%) WebSphere
12 27 (2.30%) SharePoint 2010
13 25 (2.13%) nginx
13 25 (2.13%) Jetty
14 16 (1.36%) SharePoint 2013
15 11 (0.94%) BizTalk Server
16 10 (0.85%) OpenStack
17 8 (0.68%) Oracle Workflow
18 6 (0.51%) JBoss
Applications
1 155 (13.18%) MS Excel
2 127 (10.80%) MS Office
3 21 (1.79%) MS Visio
4 14 (1.19%) MS PowerPoint
5 8 (0.68%) MS Project
6 6 (0.51%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 2 (0.17%) InfoPath
8 1 (0.085%) Spreadsheet
8 1 (0.085%) Acrobat
8 1 (0.085%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 14 (1.19%) RMDS
2 8 (0.68%) Tridion
3 6 (0.51%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 5 (0.43%) Dynamics CRM
5 4 (0.34%) Remedy ITSM
6 3 (0.26%) Oracle EBS
7 2 (0.17%) Remedy AR System
7 2 (0.17%) Dynamics NAV
8 1 (0.085%) Agresso
8 1 (0.085%) Cerner Millennium
8 1 (0.085%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 74 (6.29%) Amazon AWS
2 51 (4.34%) Microsoft Azure
2 51 (4.34%) Office 365
3 34 (2.89%) Cloud Computing
4 29 (2.47%) Amazon EC2
5 28 (2.38%) IaaS
6 23 (1.96%) Google Cloud Platform
6 23 (1.96%) Google App Engine
6 23 (1.96%) SaaS
7 20 (1.70%) PaaS
8 6 (0.51%) Amazon S3
8 6 (0.51%) AWS CloudFormation
8 6 (0.51%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 6 (0.51%) Amazon ELB
8 6 (0.51%) Route 53
9 5 (0.43%) Google Apps
10 3 (0.26%) Azure Active Directory
10 3 (0.26%) Yammer
11 1 (0.085%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 1098 (93.37%) DNS
2 361 (30.70%) TCP/IP
3 359 (30.53%) Firewall
4 255 (21.68%) LAN
5 245 (20.83%) WAN
6 203 (17.26%) SAN
7 165 (14.03%) VPN
8 117 (9.95%) Wireless
9 115 (9.78%) VLAN
10 113 (9.61%) OSPF
11 106 (9.01%) BGP
12 94 (7.99%) Cisco ASA
13 86 (7.31%) IPsec
14 81 (6.89%) Network Security
15 80 (6.80%) SSL
15 80 (6.80%) VoIP
16 76 (6.46%) Cisco IOS
17 74 (6.29%) FTP
18 72 (6.12%) MPLS
19 71 (6.04%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 186 (15.82%) SQL Server
2 49 (4.17%) MySQL
3 40 (3.40%) Relational Database
4 37 (3.15%) SQL Server 2008
5 30 (2.55%) SQL Server 2005
6 29 (2.47%) RDBMS
7 28 (2.38%) MongoDB
8 23 (1.96%) NoSQL
9 19 (1.62%) SQL Server 2012
10 16 (1.36%) Oracle Database
11 9 (0.77%) SQL Server 2000
12 6 (0.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 5 (0.43%) Hadoop
14 4 (0.34%) Oracle Database 11g
14 4 (0.34%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 4 (0.34%) DTS
14 4 (0.34%) Amazon RDS
15 3 (0.26%) Oracle Database 10g
16 2 (0.17%) Crystal Reports
16 2 (0.17%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 49 (4.17%) Jenkins
2 14 (1.19%) JIRA
3 13 (1.11%) Maven
4 7 (0.60%) Ant
5 6 (0.51%) MSI
5 6 (0.51%) Visual Studio
5 6 (0.51%) Subversion
5 6 (0.51%) Hudson
6 5 (0.43%) Trac
7 4 (0.34%) Redmine
7 4 (0.34%) Git (software)
7 4 (0.34%) JUnit
7 4 (0.34%) Selenium
7 4 (0.34%) Fiddler
8 3 (0.26%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 3 (0.26%) Bugzilla
9 2 (0.17%) ClearQuest
9 2 (0.17%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 2 (0.17%) Oracle Forms
9 2 (0.17%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 164 (13.95%) Finance
2 48 (4.08%) Telecoms
3 43 (3.66%) Banking
4 28 (2.38%) Retail
5 20 (1.70%) Local Government
6 19 (1.62%) Manufacturing
7 18 (1.53%) Legal
8 13 (1.11%) Back Office
9 9 (0.77%) Electronics
9 9 (0.77%) Marketing
10 8 (0.68%) Investment Banking
10 8 (0.68%) Financial Institution
10 8 (0.68%) Law
11 5 (0.43%) Online Betting
12 4 (0.34%) Billing
12 4 (0.34%) Advertising
12 4 (0.34%) Automotive
13 3 (0.26%) Publishing
13 3 (0.26%) French Language
13 3 (0.26%) Japanese Language
Job Titles
1 168 (14.29%) Analyst
2 125 (10.63%) Network Engineer
3 122 (10.37%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 121 (10.29%) Support Engineer
5 72 (6.12%) Support Analyst
6 70 (5.95%) 2nd Line Support
7 66 (5.61%) Consultant
8 63 (5.36%) Server Engineer
9 54 (4.59%) 3rd Line Support
9 54 (4.59%) Wintel Engineer
10 53 (4.51%) Administrator
11 51 (4.34%) Desktop Support
12 49 (4.17%) IT Support
13 47 (4.00%) Architect
14 41 (3.49%) Infrastructure Analyst
15 37 (3.15%) Systems Engineer
16 35 (2.98%) DevOps Engineer
17 31 (2.64%) Network Consultant
18 30 (2.55%) Systems Administrator
19 29 (2.47%) Service Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (4.51%) .NET
2 32 (2.72%) J2EE
3 24 (2.04%) Servlets
4 22 (1.87%) Web Services
5 16 (1.36%) Application Packaging
6 14 (1.19%) HTML
6 14 (1.19%) Rendezvous
7 9 (0.77%) XML
8 8 (0.68%) Middleware
9 4 (0.34%) XMPP
9 4 (0.34%) Java EE
10 3 (0.26%) boto
10 3 (0.26%) CGI
10 3 (0.26%) X-Windows
10 3 (0.26%) ODBC
11 2 (0.17%) Flash
11 2 (0.17%) ASP.NET
11 2 (0.17%) LAMP
11 2 (0.17%) SAML
11 2 (0.17%) OAuth
Miscellaneous
1 128 (10.88%) Data Centre
2 77 (6.55%) Clustering
3 67 (5.70%) Analytical Skills
4 52 (4.42%) Blackberry
5 40 (3.40%) Thin Client
5 40 (3.40%) Fat Client
6 39 (3.32%) Management Information System
7 35 (2.98%) Replication
8 33 (2.81%) PKI
9 27 (2.30%) Computer Science
10 20 (1.70%) iPhone
11 19 (1.62%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
12 17 (1.45%) iPad
13 14 (1.19%) Enterprise Software
14 13 (1.11%) NHS
15 11 (0.94%) Client/Server
16 10 (0.85%) Device Driver
16 10 (0.85%) Video Conferencing
17 9 (0.77%) Smartphone
17 9 (0.77%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 793 (67.43%) Windows
2 412 (35.03%) Windows Server 2008
3 302 (25.68%) Windows Server 2003
4 244 (20.75%) Windows Server 2012
5 216 (18.37%) Linux
6 203 (17.26%) Windows 7
7 103 (8.76%) Windows XP
8 73 (6.21%) Windows 8
9 69 (5.87%) UNIX
10 46 (3.91%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 32 (2.72%) Android
12 24 (2.04%) Windows 2000 Server
13 15 (1.28%) Solaris
13 15 (1.28%) Mac OS X
14 14 (1.19%) Windows 2000
15 12 (1.02%) Debian
16 11 (0.94%) Data ONTAP
17 8 (0.68%) CentOS
17 8 (0.68%) Apple iOS
18 7 (0.60%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 289 (24.57%) ITIL
2 126 (10.71%) Migration
3 80 (6.80%) Configuration Management
4 76 (6.46%) Load Balancing
5 60 (5.10%) Project Management
5 60 (5.10%) Change Management
6 59 (5.02%) Service Management
7 58 (4.93%) DevOps
8 57 (4.85%) Server Building
9 56 (4.76%) Open Source
10 43 (3.66%) Continuous Integration
11 42 (3.57%) Change Control
12 39 (3.32%) Service Delivery
13 37 (3.15%) E-Commerce
14 35 (2.98%) Disaster Recovery
14 35 (2.98%) Problem Management
15 33 (2.81%) Agile Software Development
16 31 (2.64%) Incident Management
16 31 (2.64%) Network Management
16 31 (2.64%) Network Architecture
Programming Languages
1 204 (17.35%) SQL
2 140 (11.90%) PowerShell
3 68 (5.78%) Java
4 43 (3.66%) C
5 38 (3.23%) Python
6 33 (2.81%) Shell Script
7 32 (2.72%) Perl
8 28 (2.38%) VBScript
9 16 (1.36%) VB
10 14 (1.19%) Ruby
11 13 (1.11%) PHP
12 10 (0.85%) Bash Shell
13 8 (0.68%) C#
14 7 (0.60%) JavaScript
15 5 (0.43%) C++
15 5 (0.43%) VB.NET
16 3 (0.26%) T-SQL
16 3 (0.26%) R
17 2 (0.17%) Embedded C
18 1 (0.085%) Korn
Qualifications
1 181 (15.39%) Cisco Certification
2 163 (13.86%) Security Cleared
3 139 (11.82%) Microsoft Certification
4 102 (8.67%) SC Cleared
5 93 (7.91%) CCNP
6 90 (7.65%) MCSE
7 82 (6.97%) CCNA
8 54 (4.59%) MCITP
9 51 (4.34%) Degree
10 44 (3.74%) CCSE
11 40 (3.40%) DV Cleared
12 35 (2.98%) CCIE
13 32 (2.72%) MCSA
14 31 (2.64%) MCP
15 21 (1.79%) CISSP
16 20 (1.70%) Citrix Certification
17 17 (1.45%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
18 15 (1.28%) MCTS
19 14 (1.19%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
20 13 (1.11%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 58 (4.93%) SLA
2 12 (1.02%) QA
3 8 (0.68%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 5 (0.43%) ISO/IEC 17799
5 1 (0.085%) COBIT
5 1 (0.085%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.085%) Solvency II
System Software
1 615 (52.30%) Active Directory
2 354 (30.10%) VMware Infrastructure
3 139 (11.82%) XenApp
4 138 (11.73%) vSphere
5 111 (9.44%) Hyper-V
6 78 (6.63%) VMware ESXi
7 67 (5.70%) XenDesktop
8 59 (5.02%) VMware ESX
9 42 (3.57%) XenServer
10 37 (3.15%) Microsoft App-V
11 28 (2.38%) vCloud
12 25 (2.13%) Xen
13 23 (1.96%) Terminal Services
14 22 (1.87%) ISA Server
15 21 (1.79%) DFS Replication
16 18 (1.53%) Terminal Server
17 15 (1.28%) Microsoft Virtual Server
18 14 (1.19%) VMware Server
18 14 (1.19%) NFS
19 13 (1.11%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 147 (12.50%) SCCM
2 85 (7.23%) SCOM
3 59 (5.02%) Puppet
4 45 (3.83%) Opscode Chef
5 34 (2.89%) WSUS
6 27 (2.30%) Backup Exec
6 27 (2.30%) AirWatch
7 22 (1.87%) SCVMM
8 19 (1.62%) vMotion
9 18 (1.53%) OpenView Configuration Management
10 17 (1.45%) NetBackup
11 15 (1.28%) McAfee ePO
12 14 (1.19%) Forefront Identity Manager
13 13 (1.11%) SCOrch
13 13 (1.11%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
13 13 (1.11%) Norton AntiVirus
13 13 (1.11%) CiscoWorks
14 12 (1.02%) OpenView
14 12 (1.02%) Nagios
15 10 (0.85%) MOM
Vendors
1 534 (45.41%) VMware
2 498 (42.35%) Microsoft
3 349 (29.68%) Cisco
4 292 (24.83%) Citrix
5 212 (18.03%) HP
6 124 (10.54%) CheckPoint
7 93 (7.91%) Oracle
8 88 (7.48%) Juniper
9 85 (7.23%) F5
10 70 (5.95%) Dell
11 66 (5.61%) Blue Coat
12 61 (5.19%) NetApp
13 59 (5.02%) Red Hat
14 58 (4.93%) Infoblox
15 54 (4.59%) McAfee
16 51 (4.34%) Symantec
17 49 (4.17%) SolarWinds
18 33 (2.81%) CA
19 32 (2.72%) Apple
19 32 (2.72%) AppSense
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Rate: £350.00 - £390.00 per day
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Rate: From £450 to £500 per day
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