The table below looks at the statistics for BOOTP skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited BOOTP over the 3 months to 18 September 2014 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
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Bootstrap Protocol (BOOTP)
Rank 423 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing BOOTP 6 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.025% - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.19% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate
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£400 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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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 London region.

Communications & Networking Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
3179 3057 3599
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 12.99% 12.35% 13.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 2034 2000 2156
Average daily rate £400 £388 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £230 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £325 £330
% change year-on-year
+6.15% -1.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 91 90 177
Average hourly rate £23.00 £20.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.00% +5.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £13.00 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £57.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £24.97
% change year-on-year
- -9.89%

BOOTP
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing BOOTP across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

BOOTP Jobs Demand Trend in London

BOOTP
Daily Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing BOOTP across the London region.

BOOTP Daily Rate Trend in London

BOOTP
Top 22 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing BOOTP 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 BOOTP.

1 10 (100.00%) Windows
1 10 (100.00%) Solaris
1 10 (100.00%) Linux
1 10 (100.00%) Windows XP
1 10 (100.00%) DHCP
1 10 (100.00%) DNS
1 10 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 10 (100.00%) Perl
1 10 (100.00%) Load Balancing
1 10 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 10 (100.00%) Windows 7
2 9 (90.00%) Network Security
2 9 (90.00%) Infoblox
2 9 (90.00%) Service Delivery
2 9 (90.00%) Cisco
3 6 (60.00%) German Language
4 4 (40.00%) Banking
4 4 (40.00%) Investment Banking
4 4 (40.00%) ITIL
4 4 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (30.00%) Mentoring
6 1 (10.00%) Finance

BOOTP
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing BOOTP 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 BOOTP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 10 (100.00%) DHCP
1 10 (100.00%) DNS
2 9 (90.00%) Network Security
General
1 6 (60.00%) German Language
2 4 (40.00%) Banking
2 4 (40.00%) Investment Banking
3 1 (10.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (70.00%) Operations Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Network Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Support Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) 3rd Line Support
2 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 10 (100.00%) Windows
1 10 (100.00%) Solaris
1 10 (100.00%) Linux
1 10 (100.00%) Windows XP
1 10 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 10 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 10 (100.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (100.00%) Load Balancing
2 9 (90.00%) Service Delivery
3 4 (40.00%) ITIL
4 3 (30.00%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) Perl
Vendors
1 9 (90.00%) Cisco
1 9 (90.00%) Infoblox