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 September 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 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol (DHCP)
Rank 223 188 196
Rank change year-on-year
-35 +8
Contract jobs citing DHCP 554 699 612
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 1.12% 1.32% 1.18%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.25% 9.55% 7.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 373 387 332
Median daily rate £350 £339 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.32% +4.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £178 £175 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £495 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £325 £301
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +8.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 48 74 43
Median hourly rate £27.25 £17.50 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+55.71% -7.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.05 £11.65 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.30 £32.10 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.00 £17.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+54.28% -2.77%
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
7644 7318 7790
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 15.40% 13.85% 14.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 4704 4257 4377
Median daily rate £400 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £233 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £360 £345
% change year-on-year
+2.77% +4.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 375 502 444
Median hourly rate £26.50 £21.00 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+26.19% -4.54%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £47.53 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £21.01 £22.85
% change year-on-year
+38.06% -8.05%

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 September 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 September 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 September 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 -67 192 £381 +4.24% 60
South East -13 112 £354 +8.76% 49
North East +17 83 £275 -15.38% 9
South West +22 50 £350 -26.31% 16
North West -12 46 £425 +21.42% 24
West Midlands -12 23 £240 -13.51% 18
Yorkshire -17 20 £388 +31.35% 11
East of England -30 20 £325 +18.18% 16
East Midlands -4 7 £380 +52.00% 7
DHCP
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DHCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 September 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 1113 (88.33%) DNS
2 924 (73.33%) Windows
3 852 (67.62%) Active Directory
4 680 (53.97%) Microsoft
5 610 (48.41%) Windows Server
6 571 (45.32%) VMware
7 415 (32.94%) Windows Server 2008
8 396 (31.43%) Citrix
9 356 (28.25%) ITIL
10 341 (27.06%) VMware Infrastructure
11 328 (26.03%) TCP/IP
12 324 (25.71%) Cisco
13 317 (25.16%) Security Cleared
14 302 (23.97%) Windows Server 2012
15 298 (23.65%) Firewall
16 293 (23.25%) Windows Server 2003
17 261 (20.71%) Linux
18 253 (20.08%) MS Exchange
19 244 (19.37%) SCCM
20 239 (18.97%) XenApp
21 238 (18.89%) SC Cleared
22 236 (18.73%) HP
23 233 (18.49%) SQL
24 225 (17.86%) MS Excel
25 201 (15.95%) PowerShell
26 195 (15.48%) LAN
27 193 (15.32%) VPN
28 191 (15.16%) Windows 7
29 186 (14.76%) Microsoft Certification
30 185 (14.68%) SQL Server

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
1 253 (20.08%) MS Exchange
2 166 (13.17%) IIS
3 153 (12.14%) Exchange Server 2010
4 137 (10.87%) Skype for Business
5 124 (9.84%) SharePoint
6 72 (5.71%) Apache
7 64 (5.08%) Exchange Server 2013
8 53 (4.21%) Tomcat
9 40 (3.17%) SharePoint 2013
10 34 (2.70%) IBM Notes
10 34 (2.70%) nginx
11 33 (2.62%) Exchange Server 2007
12 32 (2.54%) WebSphere
13 30 (2.38%) SharePoint 2010
14 28 (2.22%) Exchange Server 2003
14 28 (2.22%) Jetty
14 28 (2.22%) Mongrel
15 21 (1.67%) Office Communications Server
16 15 (1.19%) OpenStack
17 14 (1.11%) SAS
Applications
1 225 (17.86%) MS Excel
2 145 (11.51%) MS Office
3 23 (1.83%) MS Visio
4 4 (0.32%) Spreadsheet
5 3 (0.24%) MS Project
6 2 (0.16%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 2 (0.16%) MS PowerPoint
7 1 (0.079%) Acrobat
7 1 (0.079%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 11 (0.87%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (0.48%) Eikon
3 4 (0.32%) assyst
3 4 (0.32%) Remedy ITSM
4 3 (0.24%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 2 (0.16%) Infor M3
6 1 (0.079%) Dynamics AX
6 1 (0.079%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 152 (12.06%) Office 365
2 76 (6.03%) Microsoft Azure
3 71 (5.63%) Amazon AWS
4 35 (2.78%) IaaS
5 30 (2.38%) PaaS
6 29 (2.30%) SaaS
7 27 (2.14%) Cloud Computing
8 15 (1.19%) Amazon EC2
9 13 (1.03%) HP Helion
10 12 (0.95%) Azure Active Directory
10 12 (0.95%) Google App Engine
10 12 (0.95%) Google Cloud Platform
11 4 (0.32%) Google Apps
12 3 (0.24%) OneDrive
12 3 (0.24%) Rackspace Cloud
13 2 (0.16%) Adobe Creative Cloud
13 2 (0.16%) Amazon CloudWatch
13 2 (0.16%) AWS CloudFormation
13 2 (0.16%) IBM Cloud
13 2 (0.16%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 1113 (88.33%) DNS
2 328 (26.03%) TCP/IP
3 298 (23.65%) Firewall
4 195 (15.48%) LAN
5 193 (15.32%) VPN
6 184 (14.60%) WAN
7 182 (14.44%) SAN
8 112 (8.89%) Internet
8 112 (8.89%) IPsec
9 108 (8.57%) Wireless
10 106 (8.41%) VLAN
11 92 (7.30%) Network Security
12 80 (6.35%) HTTP
13 79 (6.27%) MPLS
14 69 (5.48%) VoIP
15 65 (5.16%) Cisco ASA
16 62 (4.92%) FTP
17 61 (4.84%) SSL
18 57 (4.52%) Cisco Nexus
18 57 (4.52%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 185 (14.68%) SQL Server
2 55 (4.37%) MySQL
3 32 (2.54%) SQL Server 2008
4 28 (2.22%) MongoDB
5 27 (2.14%) PostgreSQL
5 27 (2.14%) SQL Server 2012
6 23 (1.83%) Relational Database
7 22 (1.75%) RDBMS
7 22 (1.75%) SQL Server 2005
8 21 (1.67%) DB2
9 12 (0.95%) Oracle Database
10 9 (0.71%) NoSQL
11 8 (0.63%) Oracle Database 11g
12 7 (0.56%) MS Access
13 5 (0.40%) Amazon RDS
14 4 (0.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 3 (0.24%) SQL Server 2014
16 2 (0.16%) Oracle Database 10g
16 2 (0.16%) Oracle8/8i Database
16 2 (0.16%) Oracle9i Database
Development Applications
1 57 (4.52%) Jenkins
2 41 (3.25%) MSI
3 35 (2.78%) Travis CI
4 20 (1.59%) Git (software)
5 9 (0.71%) JIRA
5 9 (0.71%) Subversion
6 8 (0.63%) Rational DOORS
7 3 (0.24%) Ant
7 3 (0.24%) git-flow
7 3 (0.24%) Maven
7 3 (0.24%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 2 (0.16%) Gitweb
8 2 (0.16%) Octopus Deploy
8 2 (0.16%) TeamCity
8 2 (0.16%) Toad
8 2 (0.16%) Vagrant
8 2 (0.16%) VisualVM
8 2 (0.16%) Xcode
9 1 (0.079%) Selenium
9 1 (0.079%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 112 (8.89%) Finance
2 45 (3.57%) Telecoms
3 27 (2.14%) Banking
4 23 (1.83%) Back Office
5 19 (1.51%) Marketing
6 18 (1.43%) Manufacturing
7 11 (0.87%) Legal
7 11 (0.87%) Retail
8 10 (0.79%) Local Government
9 9 (0.71%) Advertising
9 9 (0.71%) Financial Institution
9 9 (0.71%) Japanese Language
9 9 (0.71%) Military
10 8 (0.63%) Electronics
10 8 (0.63%) French Language
10 8 (0.63%) Investment Banking
11 5 (0.40%) Multimedia
11 5 (0.40%) Publishing
12 4 (0.32%) Games
13 3 (0.24%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 213 (16.90%) Support Engineer
2 138 (10.95%) Network Engineer
3 129 (10.24%) Analyst
4 128 (10.16%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 84 (6.67%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 84 (6.67%) 3rd Line Support
6 83 (6.59%) Administrator
7 76 (6.03%) Desktop Support
8 65 (5.16%) Server Engineer
9 62 (4.92%) Wintel Engineer
10 60 (4.76%) Desktop Engineer
11 56 (4.44%) Systems Administrator
12 55 (4.37%) Architect
13 49 (3.89%) 2nd Line Support
13 49 (3.89%) Windows Engineer
14 48 (3.81%) Consultant
14 48 (3.81%) Support Analyst
15 46 (3.65%) Virtualisation Engineer
16 45 (3.57%) VMware Engineer
17 44 (3.49%) IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (2.78%) Middleware
2 32 (2.54%) 802.1X
3 31 (2.46%) LAMP
4 28 (2.22%) Servlets
5 23 (1.83%) .NET
5 23 (1.83%) Web Services
6 18 (1.43%) LAPP Stack
7 16 (1.27%) J2EE
7 16 (1.27%) LEMP Stack
8 14 (1.11%) CSS
9 10 (0.79%) XML
10 8 (0.63%) PostGIS
11 6 (0.48%) XMPP
12 4 (0.32%) ASP.NET
13 3 (0.24%) ActiveMQ
13 3 (0.24%) ELK Stack
13 3 (0.24%) RFC 2544
14 2 (0.16%) boto
14 2 (0.16%) OpenEmbedded
14 2 (0.16%) Yocto
Miscellaneous
1 161 (12.78%) Data Centre
2 113 (8.97%) Computer Science
3 108 (8.57%) Management Information System
4 100 (7.94%) Clustering
5 48 (3.81%) Analytical Skills
6 45 (3.57%) PKI
7 38 (3.02%) Blackberry
8 31 (2.46%) Replication
9 30 (2.38%) Fat Client
9 30 (2.38%) Thin Client
10 21 (1.67%) Mainframe
11 18 (1.43%) NHS
12 17 (1.35%) Statistics
13 16 (1.27%) Driving Licence
13 16 (1.27%) Public Cloud
14 14 (1.11%) BYOD
14 14 (1.11%) CESG
14 14 (1.11%) Digital Media
15 13 (1.03%) Enterprise Software
15 13 (1.03%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 924 (73.33%) Windows
2 610 (48.41%) Windows Server
3 415 (32.94%) Windows Server 2008
4 302 (23.97%) Windows Server 2012
5 293 (23.25%) Windows Server 2003
6 261 (20.71%) Linux
7 191 (15.16%) Windows 7
8 76 (6.03%) Unix
9 66 (5.24%) Solaris
10 63 (5.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 51 (4.05%) Windows 10
12 50 (3.97%) Windows 8
13 47 (3.73%) Windows XP
14 44 (3.49%) Android
15 43 (3.41%) Mac OS X
16 34 (2.70%) CentOS
17 32 (2.54%) Apple iOS
17 32 (2.54%) Ubuntu
18 29 (2.30%) AIX
19 23 (1.83%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 356 (28.25%) ITIL
2 121 (9.60%) Change Management
3 119 (9.44%) Migration
4 103 (8.17%) Project Management
5 88 (6.98%) Configuration Management
6 87 (6.90%) Service Delivery
7 79 (6.27%) Problem Management
8 73 (5.79%) Software Delivery
9 70 (5.56%) DevOps
10 68 (5.40%) Incident Management
11 59 (4.68%) Load Balancing
12 54 (4.29%) High Availability
12 54 (4.29%) Open Source
13 49 (3.89%) Capacity Planning
14 48 (3.81%) Disaster Recovery
15 45 (3.57%) Business Continuity
15 45 (3.57%) Continuous Integration
16 43 (3.41%) ITIL V3
17 42 (3.33%) Change Control
18 41 (3.25%) Server Building
Programming Languages
1 233 (18.49%) SQL
2 201 (15.95%) PowerShell
3 58 (4.60%) VBScript
4 57 (4.52%) Python
5 44 (3.49%) Java
6 43 (3.41%) VB
7 37 (2.94%) Bash Shell
8 31 (2.46%) PHP
9 29 (2.30%) C
9 29 (2.30%) Perl
9 29 (2.30%) Ruby
10 27 (2.14%) C++
11 25 (1.98%) Shell Script
11 25 (1.98%) T-SQL
12 13 (1.03%) JavaScript
13 10 (0.79%) C#
14 7 (0.56%) Korn
15 4 (0.32%) Bourne shell
15 4 (0.32%) Go
15 4 (0.32%) Scala
Qualifications
1 317 (25.16%) Security Cleared
2 238 (18.89%) SC Cleared
3 186 (14.76%) Microsoft Certification
4 156 (12.38%) Cisco Certification
5 127 (10.08%) Degree
6 108 (8.57%) MCSE
7 92 (7.30%) CCNA
8 89 (7.06%) BPSS Clearance
9 78 (6.19%) CCNP
10 76 (6.03%) MCSA
11 46 (3.65%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 36 (2.86%) DV Cleared
13 32 (2.54%) ITIL Certification
14 27 (2.14%) MCITP
14 27 (2.14%) MCP
15 24 (1.90%) CCIE
16 12 (0.95%) MCTS
17 11 (0.87%) CCA
17 11 (0.87%) MCDST
18 10 (0.79%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 90 (7.14%) SLA
2 85 (6.75%) Disclosure Scotland
3 24 (1.90%) PCI DSS
4 12 (0.95%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 9 (0.71%) QA
6 5 (0.40%) JSP 440
6 5 (0.40%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 3 (0.24%) HIPAA
8 2 (0.16%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 852 (67.62%) Active Directory
2 341 (27.06%) VMware Infrastructure
3 239 (18.97%) XenApp
4 177 (14.05%) Hyper-V
5 148 (11.75%) Microsoft App-V
6 130 (10.32%) XenDesktop
7 113 (8.97%) vSphere
8 104 (8.25%) XenServer
9 56 (4.44%) VMware ESX
9 56 (4.44%) VMware ESXi
10 55 (4.37%) Terminal Services
11 28 (2.22%) Firmware
12 22 (1.75%) Virtual Servers
13 20 (1.59%) Virtual Machines
14 18 (1.43%) NFS
15 17 (1.35%) VMware Server
16 15 (1.19%) ProxySG
16 15 (1.19%) Virtual Desktop
17 14 (1.11%) Xen
18 12 (0.95%) Docker
Systems Management
1 244 (19.37%) SCCM
2 107 (8.49%) SCOM
3 80 (6.35%) Puppet
4 75 (5.95%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 54 (4.29%) WSUS
6 48 (3.81%) XenMobile
7 46 (3.65%) Microsoft Clustering
7 46 (3.65%) Opscode Chef
8 45 (3.57%) SafeCom
9 44 (3.49%) NetBackup
10 37 (2.94%) Backup Exec
10 37 (2.94%) EdgeSight
11 36 (2.86%) OpenView Configuration Management
12 31 (2.46%) Nagios
13 29 (2.30%) Norton AntiVirus
14 25 (1.98%) OpenView
15 23 (1.83%) AirWatch
16 22 (1.75%) HP SIM
17 21 (1.67%) Perfmon
18 20 (1.59%) Ansible
Vendors
1 680 (53.97%) Microsoft
2 571 (45.32%) VMware
3 396 (31.43%) Citrix
4 324 (25.71%) Cisco
5 236 (18.73%) HP
6 119 (9.44%) AppSense
7 99 (7.86%) Dell
8 96 (7.62%) Oracle
9 92 (7.30%) Juniper
10 86 (6.83%) CheckPoint
11 82 (6.51%) Symantec
12 67 (5.32%) F5
13 66 (5.24%) EMC
14 64 (5.08%) ThinPrint
15 62 (4.92%) Red Hat
16 54 (4.29%) Intel Security
17 49 (3.89%) SAP
18 43 (3.41%) NetApp
19 42 (3.33%) IBM
19 42 (3.33%) SolarWinds
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West London
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