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 23 September 2014 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
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol (DHCP)
Rank 189 231 220
Rank change year-on-year
+42 -11
Contract jobs citing DHCP 266 214 228
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 1.09% 0.85% 0.87%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.33% 6.93% 6.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 165 122 127
Average daily rate
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£355 £325 £345
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.23% -5.79%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £160 £151 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £457
UK excluding London average daily rate £303 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
-6.79% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 13 19
Average hourly rate £23.00 £16.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+39.39% -5.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.30 £13.00 £13.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £94.00 £40.00 £29.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
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
3195 3090 3658
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 13.03% 12.30% 13.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 2053 2015 2200
Average daily rate £400 £388 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £230 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £543 £550 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £347 £325 £333
% change year-on-year
+6.91% -2.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 90 87 182
Average hourly rate £23.00 £20.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.00% +5.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £13.00 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £57.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £22.50

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 23 September 2014.

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 23 September 2014.

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 23 September 2014. 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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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 +17 65 £363 -2.68% 17
Kingston Upon Thames +6 4 £310 -
Croydon -10 4 £355 +2.89% 2
New Malden - 1 - - 1
Twickenham - 1 - -
Beckenham - - - -
Romford - - - -
Harrow - - - - 1
Hounslow - - - - 1
Westminster - - - -
Hammersmith - - - -
Wimbledon - - - -
Chiswick - - - -
DHCP
England

DHCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, 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.

1 426 (95.09%) DNS
2 321 (71.65%) Windows
3 296 (66.07%) Active Directory
4 198 (44.20%) Microsoft
5 181 (40.40%) VMware
6 169 (37.72%) MS Exchange
7 167 (37.28%) Cisco
8 152 (33.93%) Windows Server 2008
9 143 (31.92%) Firewall
10 122 (27.23%) TCP/IP
11 121 (27.01%) VMware Infrastructure
12 119 (26.56%) Exchange Server 2010
13 112 (25.00%) Windows 7
14 110 (24.55%) HP
15 108 (24.11%) Citrix
15 108 (24.11%) LAN
16 107 (23.88%) SAN
17 97 (21.65%) ITIL
17 97 (21.65%) Windows Server 2003
18 95 (21.21%) WAN
19 89 (19.87%) MS Excel
20 82 (18.30%) VPN
21 78 (17.41%) Microsoft Certification
21 78 (17.41%) Windows XP
22 76 (16.96%) SCCM
23 71 (15.85%) SQL
24 69 (15.40%) SQL Server
25 66 (14.73%) Linux
26 64 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
27 62 (13.84%) Exchange Server 2007

DHCP
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, 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
1 169 (37.72%) MS Exchange
2 119 (26.56%) Exchange Server 2010
3 62 (13.84%) Exchange Server 2007
4 51 (11.38%) Exchange Server 2003
4 51 (11.38%) IIS
5 41 (9.15%) SharePoint
6 31 (6.92%) Lync
7 30 (6.70%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 15 (3.35%) Apache
9 14 (3.13%) Tomcat
10 13 (2.90%) WebSphere
11 9 (2.01%) Jetty
11 9 (2.01%) nginx
12 7 (1.56%) SharePoint 2010
12 7 (1.56%) IBM Notes
12 7 (1.56%) Exchange Server 2013
13 5 (1.12%) SharePoint 2013
14 2 (0.45%) SharePoint Server
14 2 (0.45%) Office Communications Server
15 1 (0.22%) WorkSite
Applications
1 89 (19.87%) MS Excel
2 60 (13.39%) MS Office
3 10 (2.23%) MS Visio
4 5 (1.12%) MS Project
5 4 (0.89%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (1.12%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (0.45%) ReMetrica
3 1 (0.22%) assyst
3 1 (0.22%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 14 (3.13%) Cloud Computing
2 11 (2.46%) Amazon EC2
2 11 (2.46%) Google App Engine
3 9 (2.01%) Office 365
4 4 (0.89%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.22%) SaaS
5 1 (0.22%) Joyent
5 1 (0.22%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 426 (95.09%) DNS
2 143 (31.92%) Firewall
3 122 (27.23%) TCP/IP
4 108 (24.11%) LAN
5 107 (23.88%) SAN
6 95 (21.21%) WAN
7 82 (18.30%) VPN
8 50 (11.16%) Wireless
9 44 (9.82%) IPsec
10 35 (7.81%) MPLS
11 34 (7.59%) VoIP
11 34 (7.59%) Network Security
12 32 (7.14%) Cisco ASA
12 32 (7.14%) Cisco Nexus
13 29 (6.47%) Internet
14 26 (5.80%) Cisco IOS
15 25 (5.58%) OSPF
15 25 (5.58%) BGP
15 25 (5.58%) FTP
15 25 (5.58%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 69 (15.40%) SQL Server
2 18 (4.02%) SQL Server 2008
3 10 (2.23%) MySQL
4 7 (1.56%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (0.45%) SQL Server 2000
6 1 (0.22%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 1 (0.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (0.22%) Oracle Database 10g
6 1 (0.22%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (0.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (0.22%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (0.22%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 9 (2.01%) Jenkins
2 7 (1.56%) MSI
3 4 (0.89%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (0.45%) Visual Studio
5 1 (0.22%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 1 (0.22%) Eclipse
5 1 (0.22%) JUnit
5 1 (0.22%) Subversion
5 1 (0.22%) Selenium
5 1 (0.22%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (0.22%) Git (software)
General
1 58 (12.95%) Finance
2 32 (7.14%) Banking
3 20 (4.46%) Advertising
3 20 (4.46%) French Language
4 18 (4.02%) Telecoms
4 18 (4.02%) Marketing
5 16 (3.57%) Investment Banking
6 15 (3.35%) Law
7 14 (3.13%) Mandarin Language
7 14 (3.13%) Spanish Language
8 9 (2.01%) Legal
8 9 (2.01%) Back Office
9 7 (1.56%) Retail
10 6 (1.34%) Local Government
10 6 (1.34%) German Language
11 4 (0.89%) Manufacturing
12 2 (0.45%) Financial Institution
12 2 (0.45%) Front Office
13 1 (0.22%) Electronics
13 1 (0.22%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 62 (13.84%) Analyst
2 41 (9.15%) Systems Engineer
3 39 (8.71%) Network Engineer
4 37 (8.26%) 2nd Line Support
5 36 (8.04%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 32 (7.14%) Administrator
7 27 (6.03%) Support Engineer
7 27 (6.03%) Architect
7 27 (6.03%) Infrastructure Analyst
8 22 (4.91%) Consultant
8 22 (4.91%) Systems Administrator
8 22 (4.91%) Support Analyst
9 19 (4.24%) Infrastructure Architect
10 17 (3.79%) Server Engineer
10 17 (3.79%) Desktop Support
11 15 (3.35%) Infrastructure Manager
12 13 (2.90%) Wintel Engineer
13 11 (2.46%) Network Specialist
13 11 (2.46%) 3rd Line Support
14 10 (2.23%) Operations Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (3.35%) .NET
2 9 (2.01%) Servlets
3 8 (1.79%) J2EE
4 7 (1.56%) Web Services
5 5 (1.12%) ASP.NET
6 3 (0.67%) HTML
6 3 (0.67%) Middleware
7 2 (0.45%) WCF
7 2 (0.45%) ASP.NET MVC
7 2 (0.45%) Ajax
7 2 (0.45%) .NET Framework
7 2 (0.45%) CSS
7 2 (0.45%) ADO.NET
7 2 (0.45%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 1 (0.22%) COM
8 1 (0.22%) XML
8 1 (0.22%) FIX Protocol
8 1 (0.22%) Software Packaging
8 1 (0.22%) HTML5
8 1 (0.22%) VXML
Miscellaneous
1 48 (10.71%) Clustering
2 43 (9.60%) Blackberry
3 30 (6.70%) Replication
4 18 (4.02%) CESG
5 16 (3.57%) Computer Science
5 16 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
6 15 (3.35%) Open Source
7 13 (2.90%) CESG CLAS
7 13 (2.90%) Management Information System
8 8 (1.79%) Thin Client
8 8 (1.79%) Statistics
8 8 (1.79%) Fat Client
8 8 (1.79%) RMADS
9 7 (1.56%) Enterprise Storage
10 6 (1.34%) Video Conferencing
11 5 (1.12%) iPad
11 5 (1.12%) iPhone
11 5 (1.12%) Client/Server
11 5 (1.12%) NHS
12 4 (0.89%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 321 (71.65%) Windows
2 152 (33.93%) Windows Server 2008
3 112 (25.00%) Windows 7
4 97 (21.65%) Windows Server 2003
5 78 (17.41%) Windows XP
6 66 (14.73%) Linux
7 64 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
8 21 (4.69%) Windows 8
9 18 (4.02%) Solaris
10 17 (3.79%) UNIX
11 15 (3.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 11 (2.46%) Windows 2000 Server
13 9 (2.01%) Windows Vista
14 8 (1.79%) Windows 2000
15 7 (1.56%) Mac OS X
16 5 (1.12%) SUSE
16 5 (1.12%) Debian
17 4 (0.89%) Android
17 4 (0.89%) Ubuntu
17 4 (0.89%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 97 (21.65%) ITIL
2 46 (10.27%) Migration
3 41 (9.15%) Load Balancing
4 36 (8.04%) Service Delivery
5 30 (6.70%) Service Management
6 27 (6.03%) Change Management
7 23 (5.13%) Project Management
8 20 (4.46%) Incident Management
9 18 (4.02%) Data Protection
9 18 (4.02%) Disaster Recovery
10 16 (3.57%) Line Management
11 15 (3.35%) Configuration Management
11 15 (3.35%) Risk Management
12 13 (2.90%) Asset Management
13 12 (2.68%) TOGAF
13 12 (2.68%) Information Security
14 11 (2.46%) Network Design
14 11 (2.46%) Penetration Testing
14 11 (2.46%) Capacity Planning
14 11 (2.46%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 71 (15.85%) SQL
2 49 (10.94%) PowerShell
3 24 (5.36%) VBScript
4 20 (4.46%) Perl
5 17 (3.79%) C
6 15 (3.35%) VB
7 12 (2.68%) Shell Script
8 11 (2.46%) Java
9 9 (2.01%) Bash Shell
10 6 (1.34%) Python
11 4 (0.89%) PHP
12 3 (0.67%) Korn
12 3 (0.67%) C#
13 2 (0.45%) C++
13 2 (0.45%) JavaScript
13 2 (0.45%) VB.NET
13 2 (0.45%) Erlang
13 2 (0.45%) KiXtart
14 1 (0.22%) Bourne shell
14 1 (0.22%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 78 (17.41%) Microsoft Certification
2 55 (12.28%) MCSE
3 36 (8.04%) Security Cleared
4 34 (7.59%) SC Cleared
5 31 (6.92%) Cisco Certification
6 25 (5.58%) Degree
7 22 (4.91%) MCITP
8 21 (4.69%) CCNA
9 14 (3.13%) MCP
9 14 (3.13%) CISSP
10 13 (2.90%) CCNP
11 8 (1.79%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 7 (1.56%) MCSA
12 7 (1.56%) Citrix Certification
13 6 (1.34%) CCIE
13 6 (1.34%) Network+ Certification
14 5 (1.12%) ITIL Certification
14 5 (1.12%) CCEA
15 3 (0.67%) RHCE
15 3 (0.67%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (7.59%) SLA
2 15 (3.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (0.67%) PCI DSS
4 2 (0.45%) QA
System Software
1 296 (66.07%) Active Directory
2 121 (27.01%) VMware Infrastructure
3 51 (11.38%) Hyper-V
4 49 (10.94%) XenApp
5 41 (9.15%) vSphere
6 33 (7.37%) VMware ESX
7 21 (4.69%) VMware ESXi
8 15 (3.35%) ISA Server
8 15 (3.35%) NFS
9 14 (3.13%) Terminal Services
10 13 (2.90%) Xen
11 11 (2.46%) XenDesktop
12 8 (1.79%) Microsoft App-V
13 7 (1.56%) DFS Replication
14 6 (1.34%) XenServer
15 5 (1.12%) KVM
16 4 (0.89%) Veritas Cluster Server
16 4 (0.89%) Oracle RAC
17 3 (0.67%) Novell eDirectory
17 3 (0.67%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 76 (16.96%) SCCM
2 41 (9.15%) Backup Exec
3 39 (8.71%) SCOM
4 14 (3.13%) WSUS
5 12 (2.68%) Puppet
5 12 (2.68%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 12 (2.68%) Norton AntiVirus
6 10 (2.23%) Nagios
6 10 (2.23%) CA Spectrum
6 10 (2.23%) SCOrch
7 9 (2.01%) MIMEsweeper
7 9 (2.01%) MAILsweeper
8 7 (1.56%) OpenView
9 6 (1.34%) DameWare
9 6 (1.34%) OVSD
9 6 (1.34%) HP SIM
10 5 (1.12%) McAfee ePO
10 5 (1.12%) NetBackup
10 5 (1.12%) SCVMM
10 5 (1.12%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 198 (44.20%) Microsoft
2 181 (40.40%) VMware
3 167 (37.28%) Cisco
4 110 (24.55%) HP
5 108 (24.11%) Citrix
6 54 (12.05%) CheckPoint
7 47 (10.49%) Symantec
8 34 (7.59%) Dell
9 31 (6.92%) Juniper
9 31 (6.92%) NetApp
10 30 (6.70%) SolarWinds
11 26 (5.80%) EMC
12 20 (4.46%) F5
13 17 (3.79%) Oracle
13 17 (3.79%) Red Hat
13 17 (3.79%) Infoblox
14 16 (3.57%) AppSense
14 16 (3.57%) McAfee
14 16 (3.57%) IBM
15 15 (3.35%) Bloomberg
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