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 17 April 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
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol (DHCP)
Rank 214 242 216
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -26
Contract jobs citing DHCP 214 178 189
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.96% 0.73% 0.86%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.12% 6.34% 6.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 161 99 94
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£363 £350 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.57% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £245 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £296 £290
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +2.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 14 27
Average hourly rate £28.75 £19.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+51.31% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.70 £17.50 £14.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £27.50 £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.25 £17.50 £15.75
% change year-on-year
-1.42% +11.11%
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
3004 2808 3077
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 13.47% 11.59% 14.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 1941 1822 1919
Average daily rate £375 £396 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.18% -1.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £545 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £340 £313
% change year-on-year
- +8.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 83 87 135
Average hourly rate £23.50 £20.00 £24.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.50% -16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £13.50 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £34.25 £135.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £21.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+42.85% -6.66%

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 17 April 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 17 April 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 17 April 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 +39 55 £388 +9.15% 16
Croydon -4 4 £350 +21.73% 2
Kingston Upon Thames -6 1 - - 1
Uxbridge - 1 - - 1
Wembley - - - -
Romford - - - -
Dagenham - - - -
Feltham - - - -
Ilford - - - -
Docklands, London - - - -
Greenwich - - - -
Southwark - - - -
Wimbledon - - - -
Chiswick - - - -
Mayfair - - - -
Chessington - - - -
DHCP
England

DHCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 17 April 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.

1 406 (93.98%) DNS
2 266 (61.57%) Windows
3 196 (45.37%) VMware
4 188 (43.52%) Active Directory
5 165 (38.19%) TCP/IP
6 157 (36.34%) Microsoft
7 134 (31.02%) Cisco
8 129 (29.86%) Windows Server 2008
9 126 (29.17%) VMware Infrastructure
9 126 (29.17%) Firewall
10 106 (24.54%) Linux
11 101 (23.38%) Citrix
12 94 (21.76%) HP
13 87 (20.14%) MS Exchange
14 85 (19.68%) LAN
15 81 (18.75%) WAN
15 81 (18.75%) Windows Server 2003
16 78 (18.06%) Windows Server 2012
17 74 (17.13%) SAN
18 71 (16.44%) Windows 7
19 70 (16.20%) Finance
20 67 (15.51%) CheckPoint
20 67 (15.51%) ITIL
21 63 (14.58%) Exchange Server 2010
22 61 (14.12%) Wireless
23 59 (13.66%) Cisco Certification
24 58 (13.43%) VPN
25 56 (12.96%) vSphere
26 53 (12.27%) MS Excel
27 52 (12.04%) OSPF

DHCP
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 87 (20.14%) MS Exchange
2 63 (14.58%) Exchange Server 2010
3 46 (10.65%) IIS
4 30 (6.94%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 28 (6.48%) Exchange Server 2007
6 25 (5.79%) SharePoint
7 19 (4.40%) Tomcat
8 18 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2013
9 17 (3.94%) Lync
9 17 (3.94%) Exchange Server 2003
10 10 (2.31%) Apache
11 8 (1.85%) SharePoint 2010
12 7 (1.62%) SharePoint 2013
13 6 (1.39%) nginx
14 4 (0.93%) Jetty
14 4 (0.93%) WebSphere
14 4 (0.93%) JBoss
14 4 (0.93%) Oracle Workflow
14 4 (0.93%) OpenStack
15 3 (0.69%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 53 (12.27%) MS Excel
2 48 (11.11%) MS Office
3 12 (2.78%) MS Visio
4 6 (1.39%) MS PowerPoint
5 4 (0.93%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 1 (0.23%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 5 (1.16%) Remedy ITSM
2 3 (0.69%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (0.46%) Remedy AR System
3 2 (0.46%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.23%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 19 (4.40%) Office 365
2 17 (3.94%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (1.62%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (1.16%) Amazon EC2
5 4 (0.93%) Google App Engine
5 4 (0.93%) Cloud Computing
5 4 (0.93%) Google Cloud Platform
6 3 (0.69%) Google Apps
7 1 (0.23%) Mimecast
7 1 (0.23%) Route 53
7 1 (0.23%) IaaS
7 1 (0.23%) Amazon ELB
7 1 (0.23%) Amazon S3
7 1 (0.23%) SaaS
7 1 (0.23%) PaaS
7 1 (0.23%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 406 (93.98%) DNS
2 165 (38.19%) TCP/IP
3 126 (29.17%) Firewall
4 85 (19.68%) LAN
5 81 (18.75%) WAN
6 74 (17.13%) SAN
7 61 (14.12%) Wireless
8 58 (13.43%) VPN
9 52 (12.04%) OSPF
10 48 (11.11%) Cisco ASA
11 47 (10.88%) FTP
12 44 (10.19%) BGP
13 41 (9.49%) HTTP
14 38 (8.80%) IPsec
15 37 (8.56%) Internet
15 37 (8.56%) SSL
16 32 (7.41%) Cisco IOS
17 29 (6.71%) Network Security
17 29 (6.71%) Cisco Nexus
17 29 (6.71%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (11.11%) SQL Server
2 28 (6.48%) MySQL
3 27 (6.25%) Relational Database
4 26 (6.02%) MongoDB
5 23 (5.32%) RDBMS
6 21 (4.86%) NoSQL
7 13 (3.01%) SQL Server 2008
8 8 (1.85%) PostgreSQL
8 8 (1.85%) SQL Server 2005
9 6 (1.39%) Big Data
10 5 (1.16%) Hadoop
11 4 (0.93%) SQL Server 2012
12 2 (0.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 1 (0.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 1 (0.23%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 1 (0.23%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 1 (0.23%) IDOL
Development Applications
1 19 (4.40%) Jenkins
2 10 (2.31%) Subversion
3 6 (1.39%) JIRA
4 5 (1.16%) Git (software)
4 5 (1.16%) Maven
5 4 (0.93%) Ant
5 4 (0.93%) Visual Studio
6 3 (0.69%) MSI
6 3 (0.69%) GitLab
7 1 (0.23%) Trac
7 1 (0.23%) Bugzilla
7 1 (0.23%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 1 (0.23%) JUnit
7 1 (0.23%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (0.23%) Hudson
7 1 (0.23%) Redmine
7 1 (0.23%) Selenium
7 1 (0.23%) Fiddler
7 1 (0.23%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 70 (16.20%) Finance
2 21 (4.86%) Banking
3 20 (4.63%) Telecoms
4 11 (2.55%) Law
5 8 (1.85%) Legal
5 8 (1.85%) Financial Institution
6 7 (1.62%) Local Government
7 6 (1.39%) Retail
8 5 (1.16%) Back Office
9 4 (0.93%) Marketing
9 4 (0.93%) Games
10 3 (0.69%) Investment Banking
10 3 (0.69%) Online Betting
11 2 (0.46%) Publishing
11 2 (0.46%) Electronics
11 2 (0.46%) Front Office
11 2 (0.46%) Manufacturing
12 1 (0.23%) Advertising
12 1 (0.23%) Billing
Job Titles
1 60 (13.89%) Network Engineer
2 55 (12.73%) Support Engineer
3 53 (12.27%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 45 (10.42%) Analyst
5 30 (6.94%) DevOps Engineer
6 28 (6.48%) Desktop Support
7 22 (5.09%) 2nd Line Support
8 21 (4.86%) Administrator
8 21 (4.86%) Support Analyst
8 21 (4.86%) Linux Engineer
9 19 (4.40%) Systems Engineer
9 19 (4.40%) Desktop Engineer
10 18 (4.17%) 3rd Line Support
11 17 (3.94%) Desktop Support Engineer
12 16 (3.70%) Systems Administrator
13 15 (3.47%) IT Support
14 14 (3.24%) Network Security Engineer
14 14 (3.24%) Network Analyst
14 14 (3.24%) Security Specialist
14 14 (3.24%) Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (3.94%) .NET
1 17 (3.94%) Web Services
2 8 (1.85%) J2EE
3 6 (1.39%) Application Packaging
4 5 (1.16%) LAMP
5 4 (0.93%) Java EE
5 4 (0.93%) Servlets
5 4 (0.93%) XML
6 3 (0.69%) MAPI
6 3 (0.69%) HTML
7 2 (0.46%) .NET Framework
8 1 (0.23%) Software Packaging
8 1 (0.23%) COM
8 1 (0.23%) WSH
8 1 (0.23%) Rendezvous
8 1 (0.23%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 33 (7.64%) Blackberry
2 30 (6.94%) Analytical Skills
3 25 (5.79%) Thin Client
3 25 (5.79%) Fat Client
4 22 (5.09%) Open Source
5 19 (4.40%) Clustering
6 15 (3.47%) Replication
7 9 (2.08%) Management Information System
8 8 (1.85%) Computer Science
9 6 (1.39%) Enterprise Software
10 5 (1.16%) Smartcard
10 5 (1.16%) Smartphone
11 4 (0.93%) CESG
11 4 (0.93%) FlexPod
11 4 (0.93%) Hedge funds
11 4 (0.93%) iPhone
11 4 (0.93%) NHS
11 4 (0.93%) PKI
11 4 (0.93%) Video Conferencing
12 3 (0.69%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 266 (61.57%) Windows
2 129 (29.86%) Windows Server 2008
3 106 (24.54%) Linux
4 81 (18.75%) Windows Server 2003
5 78 (18.06%) Windows Server 2012
6 71 (16.44%) Windows 7
7 40 (9.26%) Windows XP
8 36 (8.33%) UNIX
9 35 (8.10%) Windows 8
10 25 (5.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 17 (3.94%) Ubuntu
12 11 (2.55%) Mac OS X
13 9 (2.08%) Mac OS
14 6 (1.39%) Windows Vista
15 5 (1.16%) Android
15 5 (1.16%) Solaris
15 5 (1.16%) Windows 2000 Server
15 5 (1.16%) CentOS
16 4 (0.93%) Debian
17 2 (0.46%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (15.51%) ITIL
2 49 (11.34%) DevOps
3 34 (7.87%) Load Balancing
4 33 (7.64%) Configuration Management
5 29 (6.71%) Migration
6 25 (5.79%) E-Commerce
7 23 (5.32%) Change Management
8 22 (5.09%) Continuous Integration
9 20 (4.63%) Network Management
10 17 (3.94%) Performance Tuning
10 17 (3.94%) Microservices
11 16 (3.70%) Change Control
11 16 (3.70%) Automated Testing
12 14 (3.24%) Project Management
13 13 (3.01%) Information Security
13 13 (3.01%) Kernel Tuning
14 12 (2.78%) Agile Software Development
14 12 (2.78%) OO
14 12 (2.78%) Service Delivery
15 11 (2.55%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 45 (10.42%) SQL
2 43 (9.95%) PowerShell
3 26 (6.02%) Java
4 17 (3.94%) C
5 16 (3.70%) Shell Script
6 14 (3.24%) Bash Shell
7 13 (3.01%) VBScript
8 12 (2.78%) Perl
8 12 (2.78%) Python
9 8 (1.85%) PHP
10 5 (1.16%) Ruby
11 4 (0.93%) VB
12 2 (0.46%) VB.NET
12 2 (0.46%) JavaScript
12 2 (0.46%) R
13 1 (0.23%) Golang
13 1 (0.23%) C#
Qualifications
1 59 (13.66%) Cisco Certification
2 51 (11.81%) Security Cleared
3 47 (10.88%) CCNP
4 36 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
5 30 (6.94%) SC Cleared
6 25 (5.79%) MCSE
7 24 (5.56%) MCITP
8 22 (5.09%) CCSE
9 18 (4.17%) CCNA
10 15 (3.47%) Degree
11 12 (2.78%) DV Cleared
12 11 (2.55%) Citrix Certification
13 10 (2.31%) MCP
13 10 (2.31%) ITIL Certification
13 10 (2.31%) CCIE
14 9 (2.08%) CCA
15 7 (1.62%) MCSA
15 7 (1.62%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
16 6 (1.39%) JNCIA
16 6 (1.39%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (6.48%) SLA
2 5 (1.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.23%) COBIT
3 1 (0.23%) QA
3 1 (0.23%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.23%) Solvency II
System Software
1 188 (43.52%) Active Directory
2 126 (29.17%) VMware Infrastructure
3 56 (12.96%) vSphere
4 40 (9.26%) XenApp
5 31 (7.18%) VMware ESX
6 29 (6.71%) Hyper-V
7 18 (4.17%) XenDesktop
8 17 (3.94%) ISA Server
9 16 (3.70%) VMware ESXi
10 14 (3.24%) Microsoft App-V
11 11 (2.55%) XenServer
12 9 (2.08%) vCloud
13 8 (1.85%) DFS Replication
13 8 (1.85%) ProxySG
14 7 (1.62%) NFS
14 7 (1.62%) VirtualBox
15 6 (1.39%) Microsoft Virtual Server
16 5 (1.16%) Firmware
16 5 (1.16%) Xen
17 4 (0.93%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 49 (11.34%) SCCM
2 41 (9.49%) Puppet
3 30 (6.94%) SCOM
4 27 (6.25%) Opscode Chef
5 15 (3.47%) Backup Exec
6 14 (3.24%) WSUS
7 13 (3.01%) AirWatch
8 12 (2.78%) CiscoWorks
9 10 (2.31%) OpenView
10 8 (1.85%) Ansible
11 7 (1.62%) Norton AntiVirus
12 6 (1.39%) Nagios
12 6 (1.39%) NetBackup
12 6 (1.39%) vMotion
13 5 (1.16%) HP SIM
13 5 (1.16%) Icinga
13 5 (1.16%) RANCID
13 5 (1.16%) Casper Suite
14 4 (0.93%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
14 4 (0.93%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 196 (45.37%) VMware
2 157 (36.34%) Microsoft
3 134 (31.02%) Cisco
4 101 (23.38%) Citrix
5 94 (21.76%) HP
6 67 (15.51%) CheckPoint
7 34 (7.87%) Infoblox
8 32 (7.41%) Juniper
8 32 (7.41%) Blue Coat
9 30 (6.94%) F5
10 28 (6.48%) NetApp
11 23 (5.32%) Red Hat
11 23 (5.32%) McAfee
12 18 (4.17%) Aruba
13 17 (3.94%) Sophos
13 17 (3.94%) SolarWinds
14 16 (3.70%) Symantec
15 15 (3.47%) Websense
16 14 (3.24%) Dell
16 14 (3.24%) Oracle
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