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 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol (DHCP)
Rank 194 213 218
Rank change year-on-year
+19 +5
Contract jobs citing DHCP 238 197 153
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 1.13% 0.91% 0.79%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.52% 7.48% 5.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 157 122 65
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£390 £374 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.34% +24.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £216 £142
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £300 £285
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 7 24
Average hourly rate £19.00 £18.70 £22.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.60% -15.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £16.80 £16.34
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.50 £21.60 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.13 £16.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+9.87% -13.15%
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
2794 2632 2713
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 13.23% 12.21% 14.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 1849 1703 1682
Average daily rate £390 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.50% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 70 68 154
Average hourly rate £19.00 £16.50 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.15% -21.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £12.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £27.50 £44.31
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £20.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -11.11%

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 30 January 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
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 30 January 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 +33 63 £388 +7.26% 25
Kingston Upon Thames - 6 £225 - 1
Docklands, London +10 2 £150 -60.78%
Westminster - - - -
Greenwich - - - -
Southwark - - - -
Wimbledon - - - -
Chiswick - - - - 1
Mayfair - - - -
Morden - - - -
New Malden - - - -
Romford - - - - 1
Southall - - - -
Twickenham - - - -
Uxbridge - - - -
Wembley - - - - 1
Bromley - - - -
Chessington - - - - 1
DHCP
England

DHCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 30 January 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.

1 435 (94.98%) DNS
2 282 (61.57%) Windows
3 244 (53.28%) Active Directory
4 197 (43.01%) VMware
5 169 (36.90%) Microsoft
6 166 (36.24%) TCP/IP
7 157 (34.28%) Cisco
8 139 (30.35%) Firewall
9 129 (28.17%) Windows Server 2008
10 125 (27.29%) MS Exchange
11 123 (26.86%) VMware Infrastructure
12 111 (24.24%) Citrix
13 108 (23.58%) SAN
14 107 (23.36%) Linux
15 97 (21.18%) Windows Server 2003
16 96 (20.96%) HP
17 91 (19.87%) LAN
18 87 (19.00%) ITIL
19 86 (18.78%) WAN
19 86 (18.78%) Exchange Server 2010
20 78 (17.03%) Windows 7
21 75 (16.38%) VPN
22 74 (16.16%) CheckPoint
23 73 (15.94%) Finance
24 71 (15.50%) Windows Server 2012
25 63 (13.76%) MS Office
26 61 (13.32%) Wireless
27 57 (12.45%) Microsoft Certification
27 57 (12.45%) SCCM
28 56 (12.23%) Cisco Certification

DHCP
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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
1 125 (27.29%) MS Exchange
2 86 (18.78%) Exchange Server 2010
3 45 (9.83%) IIS
4 41 (8.95%) Exchange Server 2007
5 36 (7.86%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 30 (6.55%) SharePoint
6 30 (6.55%) Exchange Server 2003
7 23 (5.02%) Lync
8 16 (3.49%) Tomcat
9 14 (3.06%) Apache
10 13 (2.84%) Exchange Server 2013
11 6 (1.31%) IBM Notes
12 4 (0.87%) SharePoint 2013
13 3 (0.66%) WorkSite
13 3 (0.66%) JBoss
13 3 (0.66%) SharePoint 2010
13 3 (0.66%) nginx
14 2 (0.44%) WebSphere
15 1 (0.22%) SharePoint Server
15 1 (0.22%) Exchange Server 2000
Applications
1 63 (13.76%) MS Office
2 52 (11.35%) MS Excel
3 14 (3.06%) MS Visio
4 8 (1.75%) MS PowerPoint
5 5 (1.09%) MS Project
6 1 (0.22%) PrintSoft PReS
6 1 (0.22%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 4 (0.87%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (0.44%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.22%) RMDS
3 1 (0.22%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.22%) ReMetrica
Cloud Services
1 10 (2.18%) Office 365
2 6 (1.31%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (1.09%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (0.66%) Google Apps
5 2 (0.44%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.22%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (0.22%) Google App Engine
6 1 (0.22%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 435 (94.98%) DNS
2 166 (36.24%) TCP/IP
3 139 (30.35%) Firewall
4 108 (23.58%) SAN
5 91 (19.87%) LAN
6 86 (18.78%) WAN
7 75 (16.38%) VPN
8 61 (13.32%) Wireless
9 49 (10.70%) FTP
10 48 (10.48%) OSPF
11 47 (10.26%) Cisco ASA
12 45 (9.83%) Internet
13 39 (8.52%) BGP
14 38 (8.30%) Cisco Nexus
15 37 (8.08%) LDAP
16 35 (7.64%) IPsec
17 34 (7.42%) VLAN
18 32 (6.99%) Network Security
19 31 (6.77%) HTTP
20 30 (6.55%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 56 (12.23%) SQL Server
2 26 (5.68%) SQL Server 2008
3 25 (5.46%) MySQL
4 22 (4.80%) Relational Database
5 18 (3.93%) RDBMS
6 17 (3.71%) MongoDB
7 16 (3.49%) NoSQL
8 9 (1.97%) SQL Server 2005
9 8 (1.75%) PostgreSQL
10 6 (1.31%) Hadoop
11 5 (1.09%) Big Data
12 3 (0.66%) SQL Server 2012
13 1 (0.22%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 1 (0.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 1 (0.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 1 (0.22%) IDOL
Development Applications
1 12 (2.62%) Jenkins
2 10 (2.18%) Subversion
3 7 (1.53%) MSI
4 5 (1.09%) Git (software)
5 3 (0.66%) Maven
5 3 (0.66%) JIRA
5 3 (0.66%) Ant
5 3 (0.66%) GitLab
5 3 (0.66%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (0.44%) Visual Studio
6 2 (0.44%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 73 (15.94%) Finance
2 26 (5.68%) Banking
3 19 (4.15%) Telecoms
4 16 (3.49%) Law
5 11 (2.40%) Legal
6 8 (1.75%) Financial Institution
6 8 (1.75%) Retail
7 7 (1.53%) Advertising
8 6 (1.31%) Back Office
8 6 (1.31%) Marketing
8 6 (1.31%) Investment Banking
9 5 (1.09%) Local Government
10 4 (0.87%) Front Office
10 4 (0.87%) Games
11 3 (0.66%) Online Betting
11 3 (0.66%) Publishing
12 2 (0.44%) Manufacturing
12 2 (0.44%) Electronics
13 1 (0.22%) Billing
13 1 (0.22%) French Language
Job Titles
1 62 (13.54%) Analyst
2 57 (12.45%) Network Engineer
3 48 (10.48%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 45 (9.83%) Support Engineer
5 29 (6.33%) 2nd Line Support
6 27 (5.90%) Desktop Support
7 25 (5.46%) Support Analyst
8 24 (5.24%) Systems Engineer
8 24 (5.24%) Linux Engineer
9 21 (4.59%) DevOps Engineer
10 20 (4.37%) Administrator
11 19 (4.15%) Consultant
12 16 (3.49%) 3rd Line Support
12 16 (3.49%) Desktop Engineer
13 15 (3.28%) Desktop Support Engineer
13 15 (3.28%) Infrastructure Analyst
14 13 (2.84%) Citrix Engineer
14 13 (2.84%) Help Desk Analyst
14 13 (2.84%) IT Support
15 12 (2.62%) Linux DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (4.15%) Web Services
2 12 (2.62%) .NET
3 6 (1.31%) LAMP
4 4 (0.87%) HTML
4 4 (0.87%) .NET Framework
5 3 (0.66%) Java EE
5 3 (0.66%) ASP.NET
5 3 (0.66%) MAPI
6 2 (0.44%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 2 (0.44%) ASP.NET MVC
6 2 (0.44%) ADO.NET
6 2 (0.44%) XML
6 2 (0.44%) CSS
6 2 (0.44%) WCF
6 2 (0.44%) Application Packaging
6 2 (0.44%) Ajax
7 1 (0.22%) Software Packaging
7 1 (0.22%) Rendezvous
7 1 (0.22%) Servlets
7 1 (0.22%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 43 (9.39%) Blackberry
2 42 (9.17%) Clustering
3 27 (5.90%) Replication
4 25 (5.46%) Fat Client
4 25 (5.46%) Thin Client
5 22 (4.80%) Analytical Skills
6 18 (3.93%) Open Source
7 17 (3.71%) CESG
8 13 (2.84%) CESG CLAS
9 12 (2.62%) Computer Science
10 10 (2.18%) Smartcard
10 10 (2.18%) Management Information System
10 10 (2.18%) Smartphone
11 8 (1.75%) RMADS
12 6 (1.31%) FlexPod
12 6 (1.31%) Video Conferencing
13 5 (1.09%) PKI
14 3 (0.66%) EPoS
14 3 (0.66%) Enterprise Software
15 2 (0.44%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 282 (61.57%) Windows
2 129 (28.17%) Windows Server 2008
3 107 (23.36%) Linux
4 97 (21.18%) Windows Server 2003
5 78 (17.03%) Windows 7
6 71 (15.50%) Windows Server 2012
7 54 (11.79%) Windows XP
8 43 (9.39%) UNIX
9 33 (7.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 29 (6.33%) Windows 8
11 18 (3.93%) Ubuntu
12 11 (2.40%) Windows Vista
12 11 (2.40%) Mac OS X
13 7 (1.53%) Solaris
13 7 (1.53%) Windows 2000 Server
14 6 (1.31%) Mac OS
14 6 (1.31%) Debian
15 5 (1.09%) SUSE
15 5 (1.09%) AIX
16 3 (0.66%) NetWare
Processes & Methodologies
1 87 (19.00%) ITIL
2 40 (8.73%) Load Balancing
3 37 (8.08%) DevOps
4 33 (7.21%) Change Management
5 30 (6.55%) Migration
6 28 (6.11%) Service Management
6 28 (6.11%) Configuration Management
7 23 (5.02%) E-Commerce
8 20 (4.37%) Service Delivery
9 19 (4.15%) Project Management
10 18 (3.93%) Performance Tuning
10 18 (3.93%) Line Management
11 17 (3.71%) Continuous Integration
12 16 (3.49%) Network Management
12 16 (3.49%) Mentoring
13 15 (3.28%) Capacity Planning
14 14 (3.06%) Continuous Improvement
14 14 (3.06%) Risk Management
14 14 (3.06%) Incident Management
15 13 (2.84%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 49 (10.70%) SQL
2 41 (8.95%) PowerShell
3 23 (5.02%) Shell Script
4 22 (4.80%) Java
5 20 (4.37%) VBScript
6 17 (3.71%) Perl
7 16 (3.49%) Bash Shell
8 14 (3.06%) Python
9 13 (2.84%) C
10 11 (2.40%) VB
11 9 (1.97%) PHP
12 4 (0.87%) C#
12 4 (0.87%) Ruby
13 3 (0.66%) JavaScript
13 3 (0.66%) VB.NET
14 1 (0.22%) Erlang
14 1 (0.22%) C++
14 1 (0.22%) T-SQL
14 1 (0.22%) Golang
14 1 (0.22%) R
Qualifications
1 57 (12.45%) Microsoft Certification
2 56 (12.23%) Cisco Certification
3 42 (9.17%) CCNP
4 41 (8.95%) Security Cleared
5 34 (7.42%) MCSE
6 28 (6.11%) SC Cleared
7 27 (5.90%) MCITP
8 21 (4.59%) CCNA
9 18 (3.93%) CCSE
10 15 (3.28%) MCP
10 15 (3.28%) Citrix Certification
11 14 (3.06%) CISSP
11 14 (3.06%) CCIE
11 14 (3.06%) Degree
12 11 (2.40%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 11 (2.40%) ITIL Certification
13 10 (2.18%) DV Cleared
13 10 (2.18%) A+ Certification
13 10 (2.18%) CCEA
13 10 (2.18%) MCDST
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (6.77%) SLA
2 14 (3.06%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (0.66%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 244 (53.28%) Active Directory
2 123 (26.86%) VMware Infrastructure
3 47 (10.26%) XenApp
3 47 (10.26%) vSphere
4 44 (9.61%) VMware ESX
5 32 (6.99%) Hyper-V
6 17 (3.71%) XenDesktop
7 15 (3.28%) Microsoft App-V
7 15 (3.28%) NFS
7 15 (3.28%) VMware ESXi
8 13 (2.84%) DFS Replication
9 11 (2.40%) Terminal Services
10 10 (2.18%) XenServer
11 9 (1.97%) ISA Server
12 8 (1.75%) VMware Server
12 8 (1.75%) ProxySG
13 7 (1.53%) Citrix Presentation Server
14 6 (1.31%) vCloud
15 4 (0.87%) Firmware
15 4 (0.87%) Xen
Systems Management
1 57 (12.45%) SCCM
2 32 (6.99%) SCOM
3 30 (6.55%) Puppet
4 29 (6.33%) Backup Exec
5 19 (4.15%) Opscode Chef
6 18 (3.93%) Norton AntiVirus
7 16 (3.49%) WSUS
8 13 (2.84%) Nagios
9 10 (2.18%) CA Spectrum
9 10 (2.18%) NetBackup
10 9 (1.97%) MIMEsweeper
10 9 (1.97%) MAILsweeper
11 8 (1.75%) Ansible
12 7 (1.53%) SCOrch
12 7 (1.53%) RANCID
12 7 (1.53%) HP SIM
13 6 (1.31%) OpenNMS
13 6 (1.31%) McAfee ePO
13 6 (1.31%) EdgeSight
13 6 (1.31%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 197 (43.01%) VMware
2 169 (36.90%) Microsoft
3 157 (34.28%) Cisco
4 111 (24.24%) Citrix
5 96 (20.96%) HP
6 74 (16.16%) CheckPoint
7 42 (9.17%) Juniper
8 41 (8.95%) NetApp
9 35 (7.64%) Symantec
10 33 (7.21%) Red Hat
11 32 (6.99%) Infoblox
12 31 (6.77%) McAfee
13 29 (6.33%) F5
14 28 (6.11%) Blue Coat
15 27 (5.90%) Dell
16 22 (4.80%) EMC
17 20 (4.37%) Altiris
18 19 (4.15%) Bloomberg
18 19 (4.15%) SolarWinds
19 18 (3.93%) Sophos
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