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 April 2016 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.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol (DHCP)
Rank 270 233 257
Rank change year-on-year
-37 +24
Contract jobs citing DHCP 165 202 182
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.72% 0.90% 0.78%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.56% 6.72% 6.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 105 151 102
Average daily rate £375 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £177 £180 £252
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £473
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £300 £296
% change year-on-year
+8.33% +1.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 11 15
Average hourly rate £19.00 £28.75 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-33.91% +59.72%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.25 £17.00 £16.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.50 £50.00 £27.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £19.50 £17.25
% change year-on-year
+15.38% +13.04%
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
2966 3005 2821
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 12.89% 13.40% 12.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 2051 1910 1852
Average daily rate £425 £375 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £535 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £364 £340 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.05% +0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 44 88 89
Average hourly rate £22.00 £23.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.38% +17.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.46 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £50.00 £34.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £20.50
% change year-on-year
- +46.34%

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 April 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
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 April 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +20 32 £375 +3.44% 4
Croydon -13 2 - - 1
Harrow - 2 - - 1
Docklands, London - 2 £525 -
Ilford +3 1 - -
Westminster - 1 - -
Canary Wharf - 1 £500 -
Wimbledon - 1 £175 -
DHCP
England

DHCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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.

1 271 (90.03%) DNS
2 182 (60.47%) Windows
3 164 (54.49%) Active Directory
4 133 (44.19%) Cisco
5 129 (42.86%) Windows Server
6 121 (40.20%) TCP/IP
7 119 (39.53%) VMware
8 118 (39.20%) Microsoft
9 114 (37.87%) Firewall
10 90 (29.90%) VMware Infrastructure
11 82 (27.24%) Windows Server 2008
12 80 (26.58%) WAN
13 78 (25.91%) LAN
14 75 (24.92%) VPN
15 70 (23.26%) Linux
16 68 (22.59%) Cisco Certification
17 65 (21.59%) MS Exchange
18 63 (20.93%) Windows Server 2012
19 59 (19.60%) Citrix
20 53 (17.61%) Finance
21 49 (16.28%) ITIL
22 48 (15.95%) Windows 7
23 45 (14.95%) SAN
24 44 (14.62%) BGP
25 42 (13.95%) Windows Server 2003
26 41 (13.62%) CheckPoint
26 41 (13.62%) OSPF
27 40 (13.29%) IPsec
28 39 (12.96%) CCNP
29 38 (12.62%) FTP

DHCP
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 65 (21.59%) MS Exchange
2 37 (12.29%) IIS
3 33 (10.96%) Exchange Server 2010
4 17 (5.65%) SharePoint
4 17 (5.65%) Tomcat
5 11 (3.65%) Exchange Server 2007
5 11 (3.65%) Exchange Server 2013
6 10 (3.32%) Apache
6 10 (3.32%) Skype for Business
7 7 (2.33%) Jetty
7 7 (2.33%) nginx
7 7 (2.33%) WebSphere
8 6 (1.99%) Exchange Server 2003
8 6 (1.99%) OpenStack
9 5 (1.66%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 4 (1.33%) Confluence
10 4 (1.33%) JBoss
10 4 (1.33%) SAS
10 4 (1.33%) SharePoint 2010
10 4 (1.33%) WebLogic
Applications
1 38 (12.62%) MS Office
2 32 (10.63%) MS Excel
3 16 (5.32%) MS Visio
4 3 (1.00%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.33%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (1.66%) Eikon
2 2 (0.66%) Infor CRM
2 2 (0.66%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.33%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 30 (9.97%) Office 365
2 23 (7.64%) Amazon AWS
3 15 (4.98%) Microsoft Azure
4 7 (2.33%) Azure Active Directory
5 5 (1.66%) Amazon EC2
5 5 (1.66%) Google App Engine
5 5 (1.66%) Google Cloud Platform
5 5 (1.66%) SaaS
6 3 (1.00%) IaaS
6 3 (1.00%) Rackspace Cloud
7 2 (0.66%) Cloud Computing
7 2 (0.66%) PaaS
7 2 (0.66%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 1 (0.33%) GitHub
8 1 (0.33%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 271 (90.03%) DNS
2 121 (40.20%) TCP/IP
3 114 (37.87%) Firewall
4 80 (26.58%) WAN
5 78 (25.91%) LAN
6 75 (24.92%) VPN
7 45 (14.95%) SAN
8 44 (14.62%) BGP
9 41 (13.62%) OSPF
10 40 (13.29%) IPsec
11 38 (12.62%) EIGRP
11 38 (12.62%) FTP
11 38 (12.62%) Wireless
12 35 (11.63%) Network Security
13 32 (10.63%) HTTP
14 30 (9.97%) SSL
15 29 (9.63%) VoIP
16 28 (9.30%) Cisco ASA
16 28 (9.30%) Internet
17 27 (8.97%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (9.63%) SQL Server
2 15 (4.98%) MongoDB
3 12 (3.99%) Relational Database
4 11 (3.65%) NoSQL
5 10 (3.32%) MySQL
5 10 (3.32%) RDBMS
6 9 (2.99%) SQL Server 2008
7 8 (2.66%) Oracle Database
8 5 (1.66%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 4 (1.33%) Oracle Exadata
9 4 (1.33%) SQL Server 2012
10 3 (1.00%) DB2
10 3 (1.00%) SQL Server 2005
11 2 (0.66%) Data Warehouse
11 2 (0.66%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 2 (0.66%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 1 (0.33%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 20 (6.64%) Jenkins
2 13 (4.32%) Travis CI
3 5 (1.66%) JIRA
4 3 (1.00%) Git (software)
4 3 (1.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 2 (0.66%) Ant
5 2 (0.66%) Gradle
5 2 (0.66%) JUnit
5 2 (0.66%) Maven
5 2 (0.66%) Selenium
6 1 (0.33%) Artifactory
6 1 (0.33%) GitLab
6 1 (0.33%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 53 (17.61%) Finance
2 22 (7.31%) Banking
3 17 (5.65%) Telecoms
4 12 (3.99%) Investment Banking
5 10 (3.32%) Retail
6 9 (2.99%) Legal
7 6 (1.99%) Front Office
7 6 (1.99%) Publishing
8 5 (1.66%) Law
9 4 (1.33%) Advertising
9 4 (1.33%) Back Office
10 3 (1.00%) Financial Institution
10 3 (1.00%) Marketing
11 2 (0.66%) French Language
12 1 (0.33%) Games
12 1 (0.33%) Mandarin Language
12 1 (0.33%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 57 (18.94%) Network Engineer
2 37 (12.29%) Analyst
3 34 (11.30%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 23 (7.64%) Support Engineer
5 21 (6.98%) Administrator
6 20 (6.64%) Windows Engineer
7 18 (5.98%) Cisco Engineer
7 18 (5.98%) Senior Network Engineer
7 18 (5.98%) Server Engineer
8 17 (5.65%) 3rd Line Support
9 15 (4.98%) 3rd Line Engineer
9 15 (4.98%) Cisco Network Engineer
10 14 (4.65%) Active Directory Engineer
10 14 (4.65%) Desktop Support
11 13 (4.32%) Architect
11 13 (4.32%) Support Analyst
11 13 (4.32%) Systems Administrator
12 12 (3.99%) 2nd Line Support
12 12 (3.99%) Data Engineer
12 12 (3.99%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (3.32%) .NET
2 9 (2.99%) Web Services
3 8 (2.66%) 802.1X
4 7 (2.33%) J2EE
4 7 (2.33%) Servlets
5 4 (1.33%) jQuery
5 4 (1.33%) Middleware
5 4 (1.33%) Oracle Fusion
5 4 (1.33%) XML
6 3 (1.00%) CSS
6 3 (1.00%) FIX Protocol
6 3 (1.00%) POSIX
6 3 (1.00%) XML Messaging
7 2 (0.66%) Windows Identity Foundation
8 1 (0.33%) ASP.NET
8 1 (0.33%) COM
8 1 (0.33%) HTML
8 1 (0.33%) REST
8 1 (0.33%) Sensu
8 1 (0.33%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 36 (11.96%) Data Centre
2 20 (6.64%) Analytical Skills
3 16 (5.32%) Computer Science
4 10 (3.32%) Video Conferencing
5 9 (2.99%) Management Information System
6 8 (2.66%) Replication
7 7 (2.33%) Fat Client
7 7 (2.33%) Thin Client
8 6 (1.99%) Clustering
8 6 (1.99%) iPhone
9 5 (1.66%) Blackberry
9 5 (1.66%) Device Driver
9 5 (1.66%) Hedge funds
9 5 (1.66%) Hybrid Cloud
9 5 (1.66%) NHS
10 4 (1.33%) EMC VMAX
10 4 (1.33%) EMC VNX
11 3 (1.00%) Client/Server
11 3 (1.00%) Grid Computing
11 3 (1.00%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 182 (60.47%) Windows
2 129 (42.86%) Windows Server
3 82 (27.24%) Windows Server 2008
4 70 (23.26%) Linux
5 63 (20.93%) Windows Server 2012
6 48 (15.95%) Windows 7
7 42 (13.95%) Windows Server 2003
8 32 (10.63%) Unix
9 13 (4.32%) Mac OS X
9 13 (4.32%) Windows 8
9 13 (4.32%) Windows XP
10 10 (3.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 10 (3.32%) Solaris
11 8 (2.66%) Android
11 8 (2.66%) CentOS
11 8 (2.66%) Windows 2000 Server
12 6 (1.99%) SUSE
12 6 (1.99%) Ubuntu
13 5 (1.66%) Debian
13 5 (1.66%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (16.28%) ITIL
2 32 (10.63%) Configuration Management
3 30 (9.97%) Migration
4 24 (7.97%) Problem Management
5 23 (7.64%) Load Balancing
6 22 (7.31%) DevOps
7 19 (6.31%) Capacity Planning
7 19 (6.31%) Change Management
8 18 (5.98%) Disaster Recovery
8 18 (5.98%) Open Source
9 17 (5.65%) High Availability
10 15 (4.98%) Performance Management
11 13 (4.32%) Automated Testing
11 13 (4.32%) Continuous Integration
11 13 (4.32%) Network Architecture
11 13 (4.32%) Patch Management
12 12 (3.99%) ITIL V3
12 12 (3.99%) Network Management
12 12 (3.99%) Root Cause Analysis
13 10 (3.32%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 38 (12.62%) PowerShell
1 38 (12.62%) SQL
2 25 (8.31%) Java
3 15 (4.98%) Python
4 14 (4.65%) Perl
5 11 (3.65%) Bash Shell
6 8 (2.66%) C
6 8 (2.66%) JavaScript
7 6 (1.99%) C++
7 6 (1.99%) Korn
8 5 (1.66%) Ruby
8 5 (1.66%) Shell Script
9 4 (1.33%) PHP
9 4 (1.33%) VBA
10 3 (1.00%) VB
11 2 (0.66%) Bourne shell
12 1 (0.33%) C#
12 1 (0.33%) Go
12 1 (0.33%) Tcl
12 1 (0.33%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 68 (22.59%) Cisco Certification
2 39 (12.96%) CCNP
3 26 (8.64%) CCNA
4 25 (8.31%) Security Cleared
5 24 (7.97%) Degree
6 15 (4.98%) SC Cleared
7 10 (3.32%) CCIE
7 10 (3.32%) Microsoft Certification
8 9 (2.99%) MCSA
9 8 (2.66%) JNCIP
10 7 (2.33%) CTC Cleared
11 6 (1.99%) CCDA
11 6 (1.99%) JNCIA
11 6 (1.99%) JNCIS
12 5 (1.66%) MCSE
13 4 (1.33%) CCSE
13 4 (1.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 3 (1.00%) CCNP Voice
14 3 (1.00%) MCITP
14 3 (1.00%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (2.99%) SLA
2 3 (1.00%) ISO15022
2 3 (1.00%) ISO20022
3 2 (0.66%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (0.66%) PCI DSS
3 2 (0.66%) QA
System Software
1 164 (54.49%) Active Directory
2 90 (29.90%) VMware Infrastructure
3 26 (8.64%) XenApp
4 24 (7.97%) Hyper-V
5 17 (5.65%) VMware ESX
6 16 (5.32%) vSphere
7 11 (3.65%) NFS
7 11 (3.65%) VMware ESXi
7 11 (3.65%) XenDesktop
8 9 (2.99%) Terminal Services
9 6 (1.99%) DFS Replication
9 6 (1.99%) vCloud
10 5 (1.66%) Docker
10 5 (1.66%) Firmware
10 5 (1.66%) iptables
10 5 (1.66%) KVM
11 4 (1.33%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 4 (1.33%) Sendmail
11 4 (1.33%) UAG
11 4 (1.33%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 36 (11.96%) SCCM
2 29 (9.63%) SCOM
3 25 (8.31%) Puppet
4 14 (4.65%) FortiGate
4 14 (4.65%) Opscode Chef
5 11 (3.65%) Backup Exec
5 11 (3.65%) WSUS
6 10 (3.32%) Cisco CUCM
7 9 (2.99%) Ansible
7 9 (2.99%) HP SIM
8 8 (2.66%) Nagios
8 8 (2.66%) vMotion
9 6 (1.99%) BladeLogic
10 5 (1.66%) Norton AntiVirus
10 5 (1.66%) SCOrch
11 4 (1.33%) Casper Suite
11 4 (1.33%) Cisco Prime
11 4 (1.33%) EMC VPLEX
11 4 (1.33%) Oracle Identity Management
11 4 (1.33%) Oracle ZFS
Vendors
1 133 (44.19%) Cisco
2 119 (39.53%) VMware
3 118 (39.20%) Microsoft
4 59 (19.60%) Citrix
5 41 (13.62%) CheckPoint
6 37 (12.29%) HP
7 31 (10.30%) F5
8 28 (9.30%) Dell
9 27 (8.97%) NetApp
9 27 (8.97%) SolarWinds
10 26 (8.64%) Juniper
11 20 (6.64%) Red Hat
12 16 (5.32%) Palo Alto
12 16 (5.32%) Symantec
13 14 (4.65%) EMC
13 14 (4.65%) Oracle
14 13 (4.32%) Infoblox
15 12 (3.99%) CA
16 10 (3.32%) Avaya
17 9 (2.99%) Intel Security
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