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 24 November 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
24 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol (DHCP)
Rank 193 226 210
Rank change year-on-year
+33 -16
Contract jobs citing DHCP 257 213 201
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 1.08% 0.85% 0.88%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.39% 7.03% 6.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 157 137 115
Average daily rate
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£325 £325 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -10.95%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £157 £175 £212
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £460 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £275 £333
% change year-on-year
+16.36% -17.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 9 28
Average hourly rate £22.75 £17.50 £16.03
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+30.00% +9.20%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £12.20 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.00 £20.00 £23.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £18.20 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+9.92% +1.08%
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
3064 3031 3178
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 12.84% 12.16% 13.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 2099 2004 2011
Average daily rate £388 £400 £389
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.12% +2.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £335 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.47% +3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 77 95 151
Average hourly rate £21.50 £18.00 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+19.44% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £12.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £45.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.00 £22.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+2.22% +7.14%

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 24 November 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 24 November 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 24 November 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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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 +31 68 £315 -4.54% 31
Croydon -7 2 £378 +9.42% 1
New Malden - 1 - -
Hammersmith - 1 £425 -
Wimbledon - - - -
Mayfair - - - -
Beckenham - - - -
Ealing - - - -
Westminster - - - -
Paddington - - - -
Southwark - - - -
Romford - - - - 2
Sidcup - - - -
Southall - - - -
Twickenham - - - -
Uxbridge - - - -
Enfield - - - -
Harrow - - - - 1
Morden - - - - 1
DHCP
England

DHCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 November 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.

1 460 (95.44%) DNS
2 336 (69.71%) Windows
3 294 (61.00%) Active Directory
4 198 (41.08%) Microsoft
5 182 (37.76%) VMware
6 170 (35.27%) Cisco
7 152 (31.54%) MS Exchange
8 150 (31.12%) TCP/IP
9 148 (30.71%) Windows Server 2008
10 144 (29.88%) Firewall
11 119 (24.69%) Citrix
12 112 (23.24%) ITIL
12 112 (23.24%) Windows 7
13 111 (23.03%) SAN
13 111 (23.03%) VMware Infrastructure
14 106 (21.99%) Exchange Server 2010
15 103 (21.37%) HP
15 103 (21.37%) LAN
16 102 (21.16%) Windows Server 2003
17 97 (20.12%) WAN
18 87 (18.05%) Windows XP
19 84 (17.43%) Linux
20 83 (17.22%) VPN
21 82 (17.01%) MS Excel
22 80 (16.60%) SCCM
23 79 (16.39%) Finance
24 78 (16.18%) Microsoft Certification
25 73 (15.15%) Windows Server 2012
26 69 (14.32%) MS Office
27 65 (13.49%) SQL Server

DHCP
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 24 November 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
1 152 (31.54%) MS Exchange
2 106 (21.99%) Exchange Server 2010
3 60 (12.45%) Exchange Server 2007
4 50 (10.37%) IIS
5 49 (10.17%) Exchange Server 2003
6 47 (9.75%) SharePoint
7 36 (7.47%) Lync
8 32 (6.64%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 17 (3.53%) Tomcat
10 15 (3.11%) Apache
10 15 (3.11%) Exchange Server 2013
11 7 (1.45%) IBM Notes
12 6 (1.24%) SharePoint 2013
13 5 (1.04%) nginx
13 5 (1.04%) SharePoint 2010
14 4 (0.83%) WebSphere
14 4 (0.83%) WorkSite
15 3 (0.62%) Jetty
15 3 (0.62%) JBoss
16 2 (0.41%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 82 (17.01%) MS Excel
2 69 (14.32%) MS Office
3 13 (2.70%) MS Visio
4 7 (1.45%) MS PowerPoint
5 6 (1.24%) MS Project
6 1 (0.21%) Photoshop
6 1 (0.21%) PrintSoft PReS
Business Applications
1 2 (0.41%) Remedy ITSM
1 2 (0.41%) ReMetrica
2 1 (0.21%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 11 (2.28%) Office 365
2 6 (1.24%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (0.83%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (0.62%) Amazon EC2
4 3 (0.62%) Google App Engine
4 3 (0.62%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (0.62%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (0.21%) SaaS
5 1 (0.21%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 460 (95.44%) DNS
2 150 (31.12%) TCP/IP
3 144 (29.88%) Firewall
4 111 (23.03%) SAN
5 103 (21.37%) LAN
6 97 (20.12%) WAN
7 83 (17.22%) VPN
8 60 (12.45%) Wireless
9 42 (8.71%) Cisco Nexus
10 41 (8.51%) Internet
11 39 (8.09%) OSPF
11 39 (8.09%) IPsec
12 37 (7.68%) FTP
12 37 (7.68%) VoIP
13 36 (7.47%) Cisco ASA
14 35 (7.26%) MPLS
15 33 (6.85%) BGP
16 32 (6.64%) LDAP
16 32 (6.64%) Network Security
17 31 (6.43%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 65 (13.49%) SQL Server
2 29 (6.02%) SQL Server 2008
3 11 (2.28%) SQL Server 2005
4 9 (1.87%) MySQL
5 4 (0.83%) Hadoop
5 4 (0.83%) SQL Server 2012
5 4 (0.83%) Relational Database
5 4 (0.83%) PostgreSQL
6 3 (0.62%) Big Data
7 2 (0.41%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (0.41%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 2 (0.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (0.41%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.21%) Oracle Database 10g
8 1 (0.21%) IDOL
8 1 (0.21%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (0.21%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 6 (1.24%) MSI
1 6 (1.24%) Subversion
2 4 (0.83%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (0.62%) Jenkins
3 3 (0.62%) Git (software)
3 3 (0.62%) Maven
3 3 (0.62%) JIRA
3 3 (0.62%) Ant
4 2 (0.41%) Visual Studio
4 2 (0.41%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 1 (0.21%) Eclipse
5 1 (0.21%) JUnit
5 1 (0.21%) Selenium
5 1 (0.21%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 79 (16.39%) Finance
2 32 (6.64%) Banking
3 20 (4.15%) Telecoms
4 19 (3.94%) Law
5 14 (2.90%) Legal
5 14 (2.90%) Advertising
5 14 (2.90%) Investment Banking
6 13 (2.70%) Marketing
7 9 (1.87%) French Language
8 8 (1.66%) Spanish Language
8 8 (1.66%) Mandarin Language
8 8 (1.66%) Retail
9 7 (1.45%) Financial Institution
10 5 (1.04%) Back Office
11 4 (0.83%) Front Office
11 4 (0.83%) Manufacturing
11 4 (0.83%) Local Government
11 4 (0.83%) German Language
12 3 (0.62%) Online Betting
13 2 (0.41%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 75 (15.56%) Analyst
2 49 (10.17%) Network Engineer
3 44 (9.13%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 41 (8.51%) Support Engineer
5 39 (8.09%) 2nd Line Support
5 39 (8.09%) Systems Engineer
6 35 (7.26%) Support Analyst
7 27 (5.60%) Desktop Support
7 27 (5.60%) Infrastructure Analyst
8 24 (4.98%) Consultant
9 23 (4.77%) Architect
9 23 (4.77%) Administrator
10 21 (4.36%) Linux Engineer
11 16 (3.32%) Infrastructure Manager
11 16 (3.32%) Systems Administrator
11 16 (3.32%) 3rd Line Support
12 15 (3.11%) Infrastructure Architect
12 15 (3.11%) Server Engineer
13 13 (2.70%) Wintel Engineer
14 12 (2.49%) IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (2.49%) Web Services
2 11 (2.28%) .NET
3 4 (0.83%) HTML
3 4 (0.83%) LAMP
3 4 (0.83%) .NET Framework
4 3 (0.62%) Java EE
4 3 (0.62%) Middleware
4 3 (0.62%) Servlets
4 3 (0.62%) J2EE
4 3 (0.62%) ASP.NET
5 2 (0.41%) COM
5 2 (0.41%) CSS
5 2 (0.41%) ADO.NET
5 2 (0.41%) Ajax
5 2 (0.41%) WCF
5 2 (0.41%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (0.41%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 1 (0.21%) HTML5
6 1 (0.21%) VXML
6 1 (0.21%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 53 (11.00%) Clustering
2 46 (9.54%) Blackberry
3 31 (6.43%) Replication
4 19 (3.94%) CESG
5 17 (3.53%) Analytical Skills
6 15 (3.11%) Computer Science
7 14 (2.90%) Fat Client
7 14 (2.90%) Management Information System
7 14 (2.90%) Thin Client
8 13 (2.70%) CESG CLAS
9 10 (2.07%) Smartphone
9 10 (2.07%) Smartcard
10 8 (1.66%) RMADS
10 8 (1.66%) Video Conferencing
11 6 (1.24%) FlexPod
12 5 (1.04%) PKI
12 5 (1.04%) iPad
12 5 (1.04%) iPhone
12 5 (1.04%) Client/Server
13 4 (0.83%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 336 (69.71%) Windows
2 148 (30.71%) Windows Server 2008
3 112 (23.24%) Windows 7
4 102 (21.16%) Windows Server 2003
5 87 (18.05%) Windows XP
6 84 (17.43%) Linux
7 73 (15.15%) Windows Server 2012
8 42 (8.71%) UNIX
9 35 (7.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 24 (4.98%) Windows 8
11 17 (3.53%) Solaris
12 15 (3.11%) Windows Vista
13 12 (2.49%) Ubuntu
14 11 (2.28%) Windows 2000 Server
15 9 (1.87%) Mac OS X
16 7 (1.45%) Debian
17 6 (1.24%) SUSE
18 5 (1.04%) Mac OS
19 4 (0.83%) Android
19 4 (0.83%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 112 (23.24%) ITIL
2 46 (9.54%) Load Balancing
3 40 (8.30%) Migration
4 38 (7.88%) Change Management
5 32 (6.64%) Service Management
6 31 (6.43%) Service Delivery
7 18 (3.73%) Project Management
7 18 (3.73%) Incident Management
8 17 (3.53%) DevOps
9 16 (3.32%) Performance Tuning
9 16 (3.32%) Data Protection
10 15 (3.11%) Network Management
10 15 (3.11%) Risk Management
10 15 (3.11%) Asset Management
10 15 (3.11%) Line Management
11 14 (2.90%) Configuration Management
11 14 (2.90%) Disaster Recovery
12 13 (2.70%) Network Design
12 13 (2.70%) Capacity Planning
13 12 (2.49%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 56 (11.62%) SQL
2 51 (10.58%) PowerShell
3 27 (5.60%) Perl
4 23 (4.77%) Shell Script
5 21 (4.36%) VBScript
6 12 (2.49%) VB
6 12 (2.49%) Bash Shell
6 12 (2.49%) Java
7 11 (2.28%) Python
8 8 (1.66%) C
9 6 (1.24%) PHP
10 4 (0.83%) Ruby
11 3 (0.62%) C#
11 3 (0.62%) JavaScript
12 2 (0.41%) C++
12 2 (0.41%) Erlang
12 2 (0.41%) VB.NET
12 2 (0.41%) KiXtart
13 1 (0.21%) R
13 1 (0.21%) Bourne shell
Qualifications
1 78 (16.18%) Microsoft Certification
2 44 (9.13%) MCSE
3 42 (8.71%) Cisco Certification
4 40 (8.30%) Security Cleared
5 32 (6.64%) MCITP
6 31 (6.43%) SC Cleared
7 25 (5.19%) CCNP
8 23 (4.77%) Degree
9 22 (4.56%) CCNA
10 19 (3.94%) MCP
11 13 (2.70%) CISSP
11 13 (2.70%) CCIE
11 13 (2.70%) Citrix Certification
12 11 (2.28%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 11 (2.28%) MCDST
13 10 (2.07%) A+ Certification
14 9 (1.87%) ITIL Certification
14 9 (1.87%) CCEA
15 8 (1.66%) DV Cleared
16 7 (1.45%) CCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (6.02%) SLA
2 14 (2.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (0.62%) PCI DSS
4 2 (0.41%) QA
System Software
1 294 (61.00%) Active Directory
2 111 (23.03%) VMware Infrastructure
3 54 (11.20%) XenApp
4 50 (10.37%) Hyper-V
5 41 (8.51%) VMware ESX
6 37 (7.68%) vSphere
7 17 (3.53%) XenDesktop
7 17 (3.53%) VMware ESXi
8 14 (2.90%) NFS
9 13 (2.70%) DFS Replication
10 12 (2.49%) Terminal Services
11 9 (1.87%) XenServer
12 8 (1.66%) Microsoft App-V
13 7 (1.45%) ISA Server
14 5 (1.04%) VMware Server
15 4 (0.83%) Citrix Presentation Server
15 4 (0.83%) Xen
15 4 (0.83%) ProxySG
15 4 (0.83%) Firmware
15 4 (0.83%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 80 (16.60%) SCCM
2 43 (8.92%) SCOM
3 36 (7.47%) Backup Exec
4 14 (2.90%) Norton AntiVirus
5 13 (2.70%) Puppet
5 13 (2.70%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 12 (2.49%) CA Spectrum
6 12 (2.49%) WSUS
7 11 (2.28%) Nagios
7 11 (2.28%) SCOrch
8 9 (1.87%) MIMEsweeper
8 9 (1.87%) MAILsweeper
8 9 (1.87%) NetBackup
8 9 (1.87%) HP SIM
9 7 (1.45%) RANCID
10 6 (1.24%) EdgeSight
10 6 (1.24%) SCDPM
10 6 (1.24%) McAfee ePO
10 6 (1.24%) OpenNMS
10 6 (1.24%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 198 (41.08%) Microsoft
2 182 (37.76%) VMware
3 170 (35.27%) Cisco
4 119 (24.69%) Citrix
5 103 (21.37%) HP
6 62 (12.86%) CheckPoint
7 50 (10.37%) Symantec
8 39 (8.09%) Juniper
9 36 (7.47%) Red Hat
10 35 (7.26%) NetApp
11 34 (7.05%) Dell
12 31 (6.43%) EMC
13 28 (5.81%) Bloomberg
14 26 (5.39%) McAfee
14 26 (5.39%) SolarWinds
15 21 (4.36%) Infoblox
15 21 (4.36%) Altiris
16 20 (4.15%) AppSense
17 17 (3.53%) Apple
18 16 (3.32%) Reuters
West London
Ashdown IT
Rate: £170 - £180 per day
Posted: 5 hours ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £400 - £420 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
E-synergy Solutions
Rate: £250 - £275 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
East London
Computer Futures
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £300 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Big Red Recruitment
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Vertical IT
Rate: MARKET RATE + COMPETITIVE
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Engage PSG
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Connectus
Rate: £319 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Kingston upon Thames
Capita - ITPS
Rate: £300 - £319 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 18 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 20 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 20 days ago
London
DP Connect
Rate: £450 per month
Posted: 26 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 27 days ago
London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £380.00 - £400.00 per day
Posted: 27 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 27 days ago