The table below looks at the statistics for DHCP 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 DHCP over the 3 months to 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol (DHCP)
Rank 210 235 219
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -16
Contract jobs citing DHCP 209 166 186
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.94% 0.73% 0.85%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.13% 6.21% 6.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 145 104 96
Average daily rate
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£350 £350 £379
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -7.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £167 £208 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £468 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £288 £277 £278
% change year-on-year
+3.60% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 11 31
Average hourly rate £50.00 £17.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+185.71% -7.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £15.75 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £100.00 £27.50 £25.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.50 £16.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+24.24% +6.45%
DHCP
England

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
2931 2671 2899
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 13.22% 11.80% 13.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 1912 1798 1777
Average daily rate £375 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £235 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £330 £315
% change year-on-year
+3.03% +4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 91 77 136
Average hourly rate £22.50 £20.00 £23.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -14.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £13.50 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £34.00 £135.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £19.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
+36.84% -13.63%

DHCP
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

DHCP Jobs Demand Trend in London

DHCP
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

DHCP Daily Rate Trend in London

DHCP
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing DHCP across the London region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

DHCP Daily Rate Histogram in London

DHCP
Hourly Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing DHCP across the London region.

DHCP Hourly Rate Trend in London

DHCP
Hourly Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing DHCP across the London region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

DHCP Hourly Rate Histogram in London

DHCP
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing DHCP within the London region over the 3 months to 22 May 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
City of London +28 50 £375 +5.63% 22
Croydon -5 4 £350 +21.73% 2
New Malden - 4 - - 1
Uxbridge - 1 - -
Wembley - 1 £140 -
Ilford - 1 £230 -
DHCP
England

DHCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London 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.

1 398 (93.21%) DNS
2 275 (64.40%) Windows
3 201 (47.07%) VMware
4 189 (44.26%) Active Directory
5 155 (36.30%) Microsoft
6 154 (36.07%) TCP/IP
7 144 (33.72%) Cisco
8 143 (33.49%) Windows Server 2008
9 134 (31.38%) VMware Infrastructure
10 123 (28.81%) Firewall
11 103 (24.12%) Citrix
12 96 (22.48%) LAN
13 95 (22.25%) Linux
14 93 (21.78%) MS Exchange
14 93 (21.78%) Windows Server 2003
15 91 (21.31%) WAN
16 88 (20.61%) Finance
17 84 (19.67%) HP
18 81 (18.97%) Windows Server 2012
19 79 (18.50%) ITIL
20 75 (17.56%) SAN
20 75 (17.56%) Windows 7
21 68 (15.93%) Exchange Server 2010
22 64 (14.99%) Cisco Certification
23 62 (14.52%) CheckPoint
24 60 (14.05%) VPN
25 56 (13.11%) Wireless
26 54 (12.65%) vSphere
27 52 (12.18%) SQL
28 51 (11.94%) OSPF

DHCP
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 93 (21.78%) MS Exchange
2 68 (15.93%) Exchange Server 2010
3 40 (9.37%) IIS
4 28 (6.56%) SharePoint
5 27 (6.32%) Exchange Server 2007
6 24 (5.62%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 19 (4.45%) Exchange Server 2003
7 19 (4.45%) Lync
8 18 (4.22%) Exchange Server 2013
9 14 (3.28%) Tomcat
10 11 (2.58%) SharePoint 2010
11 8 (1.87%) WebSphere
11 8 (1.87%) JBoss
12 7 (1.64%) SharePoint 2013
13 6 (1.41%) Jetty
13 6 (1.41%) Oracle Workflow
13 6 (1.41%) nginx
14 4 (0.94%) Apache
14 4 (0.94%) OpenStack
15 2 (0.47%) Exchange Server 2000
Applications
1 48 (11.24%) MS Excel
2 42 (9.84%) MS Office
3 9 (2.11%) MS Visio
4 6 (1.41%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 2 (0.47%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (1.17%) Remedy ITSM
2 3 (0.70%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (0.47%) Remedy AR System
3 2 (0.47%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.23%) RMDS
4 1 (0.23%) Cerner Millennium
Cloud Services
1 16 (3.75%) Office 365
2 12 (2.81%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (1.64%) Amazon EC2
4 6 (1.41%) Cloud Computing
4 6 (1.41%) Microsoft Azure
4 6 (1.41%) Google App Engine
4 6 (1.41%) Google Apps
4 6 (1.41%) Google Cloud Platform
5 2 (0.47%) Yammer
6 1 (0.23%) Route 53
6 1 (0.23%) Amazon ELB
6 1 (0.23%) IaaS
6 1 (0.23%) Rackspace Cloud
6 1 (0.23%) SaaS
6 1 (0.23%) PaaS
6 1 (0.23%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 398 (93.21%) DNS
2 154 (36.07%) TCP/IP
3 123 (28.81%) Firewall
4 96 (22.48%) LAN
5 91 (21.31%) WAN
6 75 (17.56%) SAN
7 60 (14.05%) VPN
8 56 (13.11%) Wireless
9 51 (11.94%) OSPF
10 50 (11.71%) BGP
11 48 (11.24%) Cisco ASA
12 44 (10.30%) IPsec
13 40 (9.37%) FTP
13 40 (9.37%) HTTP
14 37 (8.67%) Cisco IOS
15 35 (8.20%) SSL
16 31 (7.26%) VLAN
17 29 (6.79%) NAS
18 28 (6.56%) Network Security
18 28 (6.56%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (11.71%) SQL Server
2 31 (7.26%) MySQL
3 28 (6.56%) MongoDB
4 27 (6.32%) Relational Database
5 23 (5.39%) NoSQL
6 21 (4.92%) RDBMS
7 10 (2.34%) SQL Server 2008
8 4 (0.94%) SQL Server 2005
8 4 (0.94%) PostgreSQL
9 3 (0.70%) Big Data
10 2 (0.47%) Sybase ASA
10 2 (0.47%) Oracle Database 11g
10 2 (0.47%) Oracle Database 10g
10 2 (0.47%) Hadoop
10 2 (0.47%) SQL Server 2012
10 2 (0.47%) Oracle Database
11 1 (0.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 1 (0.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 21 (4.92%) Jenkins
2 8 (1.87%) JIRA
3 7 (1.64%) Maven
4 6 (1.41%) Ant
5 5 (1.17%) Subversion
6 4 (0.94%) Visual Studio
7 3 (0.70%) Git (software)
8 2 (0.47%) MSI
9 1 (0.23%) Trac
9 1 (0.23%) Redmine
9 1 (0.23%) Hudson
9 1 (0.23%) JUnit
9 1 (0.23%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 1 (0.23%) Bugzilla
9 1 (0.23%) Selenium
9 1 (0.23%) Fiddler
9 1 (0.23%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 1 (0.23%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 88 (20.61%) Finance
2 25 (5.85%) Banking
3 18 (4.22%) Telecoms
4 14 (3.28%) Retail
5 9 (2.11%) Legal
5 9 (2.11%) Financial Institution
5 9 (2.11%) Back Office
6 8 (1.87%) Local Government
7 6 (1.41%) Law
8 5 (1.17%) Investment Banking
8 5 (1.17%) Marketing
9 3 (0.70%) Games
10 2 (0.47%) Manufacturing
10 2 (0.47%) Advertising
10 2 (0.47%) Electronics
11 1 (0.23%) Publishing
11 1 (0.23%) Online Betting
Job Titles
1 59 (13.82%) Network Engineer
2 52 (12.18%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 49 (11.48%) Support Engineer
4 43 (10.07%) Analyst
5 27 (6.32%) Desktop Support
6 26 (6.09%) DevOps Engineer
7 22 (5.15%) 2nd Line Support
7 22 (5.15%) Administrator
8 19 (4.45%) Systems Administrator
9 18 (4.22%) Systems Engineer
9 18 (4.22%) Support Analyst
10 17 (3.98%) Server Engineer
11 16 (3.75%) 3rd Line Support
12 14 (3.28%) Desktop Engineer
12 14 (3.28%) Security Engineer
13 13 (3.04%) IT Support
13 13 (3.04%) Architect
13 13 (3.04%) Network Security Engineer
13 13 (3.04%) Infrastructure Analyst
13 13 (3.04%) Network Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (4.22%) .NET
2 15 (3.51%) Web Services
3 10 (2.34%) J2EE
4 8 (1.87%) Application Packaging
5 6 (1.41%) Java EE
5 6 (1.41%) Servlets
6 4 (0.94%) XML
7 3 (0.70%) HTML
7 3 (0.70%) MAPI
7 3 (0.70%) Middleware
7 3 (0.70%) XMPP
8 2 (0.47%) OAuth
8 2 (0.47%) LAMP
8 2 (0.47%) SAML
9 1 (0.23%) Regular Expression
9 1 (0.23%) EDI
9 1 (0.23%) Rendezvous
9 1 (0.23%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 31 (7.26%) Analytical Skills
2 29 (6.79%) Open Source
3 27 (6.32%) Blackberry
4 18 (4.22%) Fat Client
4 18 (4.22%) Thin Client
5 17 (3.98%) Clustering
6 15 (3.51%) Computer Science
7 11 (2.58%) Replication
8 8 (1.87%) iPhone
9 7 (1.64%) Enterprise Software
9 7 (1.64%) iPad
9 7 (1.64%) NHS
9 7 (1.64%) Management Information System
9 7 (1.64%) PKI
10 6 (1.41%) Hedge funds
11 4 (0.94%) CESG
12 3 (0.70%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
12 3 (0.70%) EPoS
12 3 (0.70%) CESG CLAS
12 3 (0.70%) Spread Betting
Operating Systems
1 275 (64.40%) Windows
2 143 (33.49%) Windows Server 2008
3 95 (22.25%) Linux
4 93 (21.78%) Windows Server 2003
5 81 (18.97%) Windows Server 2012
6 75 (17.56%) Windows 7
7 36 (8.43%) UNIX
8 33 (7.73%) Windows 8
9 30 (7.03%) Windows XP
10 19 (4.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 13 (3.04%) Android
12 11 (2.58%) Mac OS X
13 9 (2.11%) Solaris
13 9 (2.11%) Mac OS
14 6 (1.41%) Windows 2000 Server
14 6 (1.41%) Ubuntu
15 4 (0.94%) VMS
15 4 (0.94%) Apple iOS
16 3 (0.70%) CentOS
17 2 (0.47%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 79 (18.50%) ITIL
2 45 (10.54%) DevOps
3 36 (8.43%) Migration
4 35 (8.20%) Configuration Management
4 35 (8.20%) Load Balancing
5 23 (5.39%) Continuous Integration
6 20 (4.68%) E-Commerce
7 19 (4.45%) Change Management
7 19 (4.45%) Project Management
7 19 (4.45%) Change Control
8 18 (4.22%) Automated Testing
9 17 (3.98%) Microservices
9 17 (3.98%) Network Management
10 13 (3.04%) Service Management
10 13 (3.04%) Information Security
11 12 (2.81%) Service Delivery
11 12 (2.81%) OO
12 11 (2.58%) Continuous Improvement
13 10 (2.34%) Agile Software Development
13 10 (2.34%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 52 (12.18%) SQL
2 45 (10.54%) PowerShell
3 31 (7.26%) Java
4 25 (5.85%) C
5 20 (4.68%) Python
6 16 (3.75%) Perl
7 13 (3.04%) Bash Shell
7 13 (3.04%) VBScript
8 8 (1.87%) PHP
9 4 (0.94%) Shell Script
9 4 (0.94%) VB
10 3 (0.70%) R
10 3 (0.70%) Ruby
11 2 (0.47%) VB.NET
11 2 (0.47%) C#
12 1 (0.23%) Go
12 1 (0.23%) C++
12 1 (0.23%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 64 (14.99%) Cisco Certification
2 44 (10.30%) Security Cleared
3 42 (9.84%) CCNP
4 35 (8.20%) Microsoft Certification
5 30 (7.03%) MCSE
6 29 (6.79%) SC Cleared
7 23 (5.39%) CCNA
8 22 (5.15%) CCSE
9 21 (4.92%) Degree
10 17 (3.98%) MCITP
11 11 (2.58%) CCIE
12 10 (2.34%) Citrix Certification
12 10 (2.34%) ITIL Certification
13 7 (1.64%) MCSA
13 7 (1.64%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 7 (1.64%) DV Cleared
14 6 (1.41%) JNCIA
14 6 (1.41%) JNCIS
14 6 (1.41%) MCP
14 6 (1.41%) CCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (6.09%) SLA
2 5 (1.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (0.47%) QA
4 1 (0.23%) Solvency II
4 1 (0.23%) COBIT
4 1 (0.23%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 189 (44.26%) Active Directory
2 134 (31.38%) VMware Infrastructure
3 54 (12.65%) vSphere
4 43 (10.07%) XenApp
5 33 (7.73%) VMware ESX
6 28 (6.56%) Hyper-V
7 20 (4.68%) XenDesktop
8 19 (4.45%) VMware ESXi
9 16 (3.75%) ISA Server
10 15 (3.51%) Microsoft App-V
11 12 (2.81%) NFS
12 11 (2.58%) XenServer
13 10 (2.34%) vCloud
14 9 (2.11%) DFS Replication
15 8 (1.87%) Microsoft Virtual Server
16 7 (1.64%) VirtualBox
16 7 (1.64%) ProxySG
17 5 (1.17%) VMware Server
18 4 (0.94%) Xen
19 3 (0.70%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 43 (10.07%) SCCM
2 32 (7.49%) Puppet
3 27 (6.32%) Opscode Chef
4 25 (5.85%) SCOM
5 18 (4.22%) AirWatch
6 13 (3.04%) WSUS
7 12 (2.81%) CiscoWorks
8 11 (2.58%) OpenView
9 8 (1.87%) Backup Exec
9 8 (1.87%) vMotion
10 7 (1.64%) Casper Suite
10 7 (1.64%) ARCserve
11 6 (1.41%) Nagios
11 6 (1.41%) Norton AntiVirus
11 6 (1.41%) CA Spectrum
12 5 (1.17%) MOM
13 3 (0.70%) OpenAM
13 3 (0.70%) Ansible
13 3 (0.70%) Forefront Identity Manager
13 3 (0.70%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 201 (47.07%) VMware
2 155 (36.30%) Microsoft
3 144 (33.72%) Cisco
4 103 (24.12%) Citrix
5 84 (19.67%) HP
6 62 (14.52%) CheckPoint
7 38 (8.90%) F5
8 33 (7.73%) Juniper
9 30 (7.03%) Blue Coat
10 29 (6.79%) Infoblox
11 26 (6.09%) Oracle
12 25 (5.85%) NetApp
13 24 (5.62%) Aruba
14 21 (4.92%) SolarWinds
15 16 (3.75%) Sophos
15 16 (3.75%) McAfee
15 16 (3.75%) Apple
16 15 (3.51%) Red Hat
16 15 (3.51%) Dell
16 15 (3.51%) Websense
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