The table below looks at the statistics for DHCP skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DHCP over the 3 months to 30 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
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol (DHCP)
Rank 243 205 202
Rank change year-on-year
-38 -3
Contract jobs citing DHCP 196 281 266
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.86% 1.21% 1.08%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.00% 9.81% 8.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 135 176 167
Median daily rate £381 £366 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.89% +3.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £162 £190 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £483 £475 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £330 £325 £305
% change year-on-year
+1.53% +6.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 17 7
Median hourly rate £20.00 £15.50 £23.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+29.03% -32.60%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £11.80 £19.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £43.20 £94.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £18.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+55.55% -
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
3264 2864 3250
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 14.30% 12.30% 13.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 2100 1896 2089
Median daily rate £440 £420 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £525 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £363 £345
% change year-on-year
- +5.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 82 83 92
Median hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £23.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -23.91%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.00 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £43.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £21.01 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+38.06% -6.64%

DHCP
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the London region citing DHCP as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 September 2016.

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 30 September 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing DHCP within the London region over the 3 months to 30 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
City of London 0 33 £402 +10.75% 15
Ilford - 5 £375 -
Kingston Upon Thames -2 3 £475 +40.74% 1
New Malden - 3 - -
Uxbridge - 3 - -
Mayfair +1 2 £325 +1.56%
Harrow - 2 £488 - 2
Hammersmith +4 1 £140 -
Bromley -2 1 - - 1
Romford - 1 £275 -
Canary Wharf - 1 £275 -
DHCP
England

DHCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 30 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 London region with a requirement for DHCP.

1 345 (94.01%) DNS
2 264 (71.93%) Windows
3 236 (64.31%) Active Directory
4 180 (49.05%) Microsoft
5 167 (45.50%) Windows Server
6 160 (43.60%) TCP/IP
7 158 (43.05%) VMware
8 136 (37.06%) Cisco
9 117 (31.88%) Windows Server 2008
10 109 (29.70%) VMware Infrastructure
11 104 (28.34%) Windows Server 2012
12 100 (27.25%) Firewall
13 93 (25.34%) ITIL
14 86 (23.43%) Citrix
15 82 (22.34%) MS Exchange
16 78 (21.25%) SAN
17 77 (20.98%) VPN
18 70 (19.07%) Linux
19 69 (18.80%) MS Excel
20 67 (18.26%) Finance
21 63 (17.17%) Cisco Certification
21 63 (17.17%) PowerShell
22 60 (16.35%) SCCM
22 60 (16.35%) WAN
22 60 (16.35%) Windows 7
23 59 (16.08%) Windows Server 2003
24 57 (15.53%) Wireless
24 57 (15.53%) LAN
25 56 (15.26%) Change Management
25 56 (15.26%) Office 365

DHCP
Top Related IT Skills in London 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 82 (22.34%) MS Exchange
2 52 (14.17%) Exchange Server 2010
3 43 (11.72%) IIS
4 31 (8.45%) SharePoint
5 26 (7.08%) Skype for Business
6 23 (6.27%) Apache
7 20 (5.45%) Tomcat
8 12 (3.27%) Exchange Server 2013
9 11 (3.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 10 (2.72%) Exchange Server 2007
11 9 (2.45%) Exchange Server 2003
12 8 (2.18%) JBoss
13 5 (1.36%) SharePoint 2013
14 4 (1.09%) IBM Notes
14 4 (1.09%) OpenStack
14 4 (1.09%) SharePoint Server
15 3 (0.82%) Elasticsearch
15 3 (0.82%) SharePoint 2010
15 3 (0.82%) Zimbra
16 2 (0.54%) WordPress
Applications
1 69 (18.80%) MS Excel
2 54 (14.71%) MS Office
3 9 (2.45%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.54%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 2 (0.54%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.27%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 6 (1.63%) Eikon
2 4 (1.09%) assyst
3 2 (0.54%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.27%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (0.27%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 56 (15.26%) Office 365
2 27 (7.36%) Microsoft Azure
3 20 (5.45%) Amazon AWS
4 8 (2.18%) IaaS
4 8 (2.18%) PaaS
4 8 (2.18%) SaaS
5 6 (1.63%) Azure Active Directory
6 3 (0.82%) Google Apps
6 3 (0.82%) OneDrive
6 3 (0.82%) Rackspace Cloud
7 2 (0.54%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (0.27%) Adobe Creative Cloud
8 1 (0.27%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 345 (94.01%) DNS
2 160 (43.60%) TCP/IP
3 100 (27.25%) Firewall
4 78 (21.25%) SAN
5 77 (20.98%) VPN
6 60 (16.35%) WAN
7 57 (15.53%) LAN
7 57 (15.53%) Wireless
8 36 (9.81%) Cisco ASA
8 36 (9.81%) Cisco Nexus
9 31 (8.45%) IPsec
10 27 (7.36%) SSL
11 26 (7.08%) LDAP
12 25 (6.81%) Network Security
12 25 (6.81%) OSPF
13 23 (6.27%) BGP
13 23 (6.27%) BIG-IP
13 23 (6.27%) HTTP
14 22 (5.99%) Ethernet
14 22 (5.99%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (13.08%) SQL Server
2 26 (7.08%) MySQL
3 14 (3.81%) Relational Database
4 13 (3.54%) RDBMS
4 13 (3.54%) SQL Server 2008
5 9 (2.45%) MongoDB
5 9 (2.45%) SQL Server 2005
6 8 (2.18%) NoSQL
7 7 (1.91%) SQL Server 2012
8 6 (1.63%) Oracle Database
9 2 (0.54%) Amazon RDS
9 2 (0.54%) Oracle Database 10g
9 2 (0.54%) Oracle Database 11g
9 2 (0.54%) Oracle8/8i Database
9 2 (0.54%) Oracle9i Database
10 1 (0.27%) BusinessObjects
10 1 (0.27%) Crystal Reports
10 1 (0.27%) MS Access
10 1 (0.27%) Oracle Reports
10 1 (0.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 14 (3.81%) Jenkins
2 11 (3.00%) Git (software)
3 7 (1.91%) Travis CI
4 5 (1.36%) JIRA
5 3 (0.82%) git-flow
5 3 (0.82%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 2 (0.54%) Subversion
6 2 (0.54%) Toad
6 2 (0.54%) VisualVM
7 1 (0.27%) Ant
7 1 (0.27%) Gitweb
7 1 (0.27%) Gradle
7 1 (0.27%) JUnit
7 1 (0.27%) Maven
7 1 (0.27%) MSI
7 1 (0.27%) Oracle Forms
7 1 (0.27%) Selenium
7 1 (0.27%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (0.27%) Visual Studio
7 1 (0.27%) Xcode
General
1 67 (18.26%) Finance
2 22 (5.99%) Banking
3 12 (3.27%) Back Office
3 12 (3.27%) Telecoms
4 10 (2.72%) Legal
5 9 (2.45%) Financial Institution
5 9 (2.45%) Japanese Language
6 8 (2.18%) Advertising
7 7 (1.91%) Marketing
8 6 (1.63%) Investment Banking
8 6 (1.63%) Retail
9 4 (1.09%) Games
10 3 (0.82%) French Language
10 3 (0.82%) Pharmaceutical
11 2 (0.54%) Italian Language
11 2 (0.54%) Law
11 2 (0.54%) Publishing
11 2 (0.54%) Spanish Language
12 1 (0.27%) Cantonese Language
12 1 (0.27%) Mandarin Language
Job Titles
1 70 (19.07%) Analyst
2 50 (13.62%) Network Engineer
3 48 (13.08%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 35 (9.54%) Administrator
4 35 (9.54%) Support Engineer
5 24 (6.54%) IT Support
5 24 (6.54%) Support Analyst
6 23 (6.27%) Architect
6 23 (6.27%) Desktop Support
6 23 (6.27%) Service Analyst
6 23 (6.27%) Windows Engineer
7 22 (5.99%) Service Desk Analyst
8 21 (5.72%) 3rd Line Support
8 21 (5.72%) Server Engineer
9 20 (5.45%) Systems Administrator
10 17 (4.63%) Infrastructure Analyst
10 17 (4.63%) VMware Engineer
11 15 (4.09%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
12 14 (3.81%) Consultant
13 13 (3.54%) Senior Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (4.63%) Web Services
2 16 (4.36%) 802.1X
3 13 (3.54%) Middleware
4 6 (1.63%) LAMP
5 5 (1.36%) XMPP
6 4 (1.09%) .NET
6 4 (1.09%) J2EE
7 3 (0.82%) ActiveMQ
7 3 (0.82%) ASP.NET
7 3 (0.82%) RFC 2544
8 2 (0.54%) ELK Stack
8 2 (0.54%) JMS
8 2 (0.54%) JMX
8 2 (0.54%) SAML
8 2 (0.54%) Software Packaging
8 2 (0.54%) XML
9 1 (0.27%) HTML
9 1 (0.27%) Oracle Fusion
9 1 (0.27%) Spring Integration
9 1 (0.27%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 47 (12.81%) Data Centre
2 22 (5.99%) Clustering
3 21 (5.72%) Management Information System
4 12 (3.27%) Analytical Skills
4 12 (3.27%) Blackberry
4 12 (3.27%) Hedge funds
5 11 (3.00%) Computer Science
6 10 (2.72%) Replication
7 9 (2.45%) PKI
7 9 (2.45%) Video Conferencing
8 8 (2.18%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 8 (2.18%) Enterprise Software
8 8 (2.18%) VCE vBlock
9 7 (1.91%) Digital Media
10 6 (1.63%) Hybrid Cloud
11 4 (1.09%) NHS
11 4 (1.09%) Private Cloud
11 4 (1.09%) Smartphone
11 4 (1.09%) Statistics
11 4 (1.09%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 264 (71.93%) Windows
2 167 (45.50%) Windows Server
3 117 (31.88%) Windows Server 2008
4 104 (28.34%) Windows Server 2012
5 70 (19.07%) Linux
6 60 (16.35%) Windows 7
7 59 (16.08%) Windows Server 2003
8 27 (7.36%) Mac OS X
9 26 (7.08%) Unix
10 23 (6.27%) Windows 10
11 18 (4.90%) Windows 8
12 12 (3.27%) Android
12 12 (3.27%) Solaris
13 10 (2.72%) Windows XP
14 9 (2.45%) Apple iOS
14 9 (2.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 8 (2.18%) Ubuntu
16 7 (1.91%) CentOS
17 5 (1.36%) Mac OS
17 5 (1.36%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 93 (25.34%) ITIL
2 56 (15.26%) Change Management
3 38 (10.35%) Migration
4 35 (9.54%) Configuration Management
5 32 (8.72%) Disaster Recovery
6 28 (7.63%) High Availability
7 24 (6.54%) Capacity Planning
8 22 (5.99%) Load Balancing
9 21 (5.72%) Open Source
10 20 (5.45%) DevOps
10 20 (5.45%) ITSM
10 20 (5.45%) Network Architecture
10 20 (5.45%) Project Management
11 19 (5.18%) Service Management
12 16 (4.36%) ITIL V3
12 16 (4.36%) Problem Management
13 15 (4.09%) Patch Management
14 13 (3.54%) Information Security
14 13 (3.54%) Root Cause Analysis
14 13 (3.54%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 63 (17.17%) PowerShell
2 37 (10.08%) SQL
3 17 (4.63%) Java
3 17 (4.63%) Python
4 10 (2.72%) PHP
5 9 (2.45%) Bash Shell
5 9 (2.45%) Perl
6 5 (1.36%) C
7 4 (1.09%) AppleScript
7 4 (1.09%) JavaScript
7 4 (1.09%) VB
8 3 (0.82%) C#
8 3 (0.82%) Ruby
8 3 (0.82%) Shell Script
9 2 (0.54%) Korn
10 1 (0.27%) Fortran
10 1 (0.27%) MATLAB
10 1 (0.27%) T-SQL
10 1 (0.27%) VB.NET
10 1 (0.27%) VB6
Qualifications
1 63 (17.17%) Cisco Certification
2 38 (10.35%) Microsoft Certification
3 31 (8.45%) CCNP
4 26 (7.08%) CCNA
5 23 (6.27%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 22 (5.99%) MCSE
7 16 (4.36%) MCSA
8 15 (4.09%) Security Cleared
9 13 (3.54%) Degree
10 11 (3.00%) CCIE
10 11 (3.00%) SC Cleared
11 8 (2.18%) A+ Certification
11 8 (2.18%) ITIL Certification
11 8 (2.18%) MCP
12 5 (1.36%) CCA
12 5 (1.36%) MCTS
13 4 (1.09%) CCDA
13 4 (1.09%) CISSP
13 4 (1.09%) GIAC
13 4 (1.09%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 38 (10.35%) SLA
2 13 (3.54%) PCI DSS
3 12 (3.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 5 (1.36%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 3 (0.82%) QA
System Software
1 236 (64.31%) Active Directory
2 109 (29.70%) VMware Infrastructure
3 42 (11.44%) Hyper-V
4 33 (8.99%) XenApp
5 27 (7.36%) VMware ESXi
6 26 (7.08%) VMware ESX
7 20 (5.45%) vSphere
8 14 (3.81%) XenDesktop
9 12 (3.27%) NFS
10 11 (3.00%) Microsoft App-V
10 11 (3.00%) Terminal Services
11 10 (2.72%) Virtual Machines
12 9 (2.45%) Docker
13 8 (2.18%) ISA Server
14 7 (1.91%) ProxySG
14 7 (1.91%) Virtual Servers
15 6 (1.63%) Firmware
15 6 (1.63%) iptables
16 5 (1.36%) Oracle RAC
17 4 (1.09%) Snort
Systems Management
1 60 (16.35%) SCCM
2 46 (12.53%) SCOM
3 28 (7.63%) Puppet
4 21 (5.72%) WSUS
5 20 (5.45%) Nagios
6 16 (4.36%) Opscode Chef
7 13 (3.54%) Ansible
8 10 (2.72%) Backup Exec
9 9 (2.45%) AirWatch
9 9 (2.45%) FortiGate
9 9 (2.45%) Microsoft Clustering
10 8 (2.18%) NetBackup
11 7 (1.91%) Cacti
12 6 (1.63%) HP SIM
13 5 (1.36%) Cisco Prime
13 5 (1.36%) Failover Clustering
13 5 (1.36%) Forefront Identity Manager
13 5 (1.36%) HAProxy
13 5 (1.36%) PowerCLI
14 4 (1.09%) OpenView
Vendors
1 180 (49.05%) Microsoft
2 158 (43.05%) VMware
3 136 (37.06%) Cisco
4 86 (23.43%) Citrix
5 54 (14.71%) HP
6 42 (11.44%) Juniper
7 40 (10.90%) Dell
8 35 (9.54%) CheckPoint
9 34 (9.26%) F5
10 26 (7.08%) NetApp
11 25 (6.81%) Blue Coat
11 25 (6.81%) SolarWinds
12 24 (6.54%) Symantec
13 23 (6.27%) Palo Alto
13 23 (6.27%) ServiceNow
14 22 (5.99%) Oracle
15 21 (5.72%) EMC
16 20 (5.45%) Riverbed
17 18 (4.90%) Aruba
18 15 (4.09%) Red Hat
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