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 5 March 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
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol (DHCP)
Rank 200 214 225
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +11
Contract jobs citing DHCP 206 193 146
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.98% 0.89% 0.75%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.50% 7.53% 5.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 150 106 61
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£400 £389 £253
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.89% +53.96%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £275 £120
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £349 £315 £286
% change year-on-year
+10.71% +10.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 13 21
Average hourly rate £20.00 £20.00 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -4.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.34 £17.50 £16.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.75 £27.50 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.07 £16.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+12.90% -3.03%
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
2746 2563 2714
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 13.11% 11.88% 13.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 1760 1614 1679
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £250 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £345 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.44% +6.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 77 78 130
Average hourly rate £20.00 £18.70 £23.14
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.95% -19.18%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £33.24 £130.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.50 £20.03 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+47.27% -10.97%

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 5 March 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
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 5 March 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 +31 59 £388 +10.71% 17
Kingston Upon Thames -2 4 £175 -43.08% 3
Ilford - 2 - -
Docklands, London +4 1 £150 -60.78%
Croydon -8 1 £400 - 1
Feltham - - - -
Chessington - - - - 2
Romford - - - -
Twickenham - - - -
Wembley - - - -
Greenwich - - - -
Southwark - - - -
Wimbledon - - - -
Chiswick - - - - 1
Mayfair - - - -
DHCP
England

DHCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 5 March 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.

1 419 (94.80%) DNS
2 278 (62.90%) Windows
3 219 (49.55%) Active Directory
4 196 (44.34%) VMware
5 162 (36.65%) TCP/IP
6 160 (36.20%) Microsoft
7 136 (30.77%) Windows Server 2008
8 135 (30.54%) Cisco
9 125 (28.28%) Firewall
10 123 (27.83%) Citrix
11 122 (27.60%) VMware Infrastructure
12 111 (25.11%) MS Exchange
13 96 (21.72%) Linux
14 95 (21.49%) Windows Server 2003
15 94 (21.27%) SAN
16 90 (20.36%) HP
17 88 (19.91%) LAN
17 88 (19.91%) WAN
18 81 (18.33%) Windows Server 2012
19 80 (18.10%) Windows 7
20 78 (17.65%) Exchange Server 2010
21 73 (16.52%) VPN
22 72 (16.29%) ITIL
23 69 (15.61%) Finance
24 67 (15.16%) CheckPoint
25 58 (13.12%) SCCM
26 57 (12.90%) MS Office
27 56 (12.67%) MS Excel
28 55 (12.44%) SQL Server
29 54 (12.22%) Wireless

DHCP
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 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
1 111 (25.11%) MS Exchange
2 78 (17.65%) Exchange Server 2010
3 44 (9.95%) IIS
4 40 (9.05%) Exchange Server 2007
5 37 (8.37%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 29 (6.56%) Exchange Server 2003
7 28 (6.33%) SharePoint
8 22 (4.98%) Lync
9 20 (4.52%) Exchange Server 2013
10 16 (3.62%) Tomcat
11 11 (2.49%) Apache
12 5 (1.13%) IBM Notes
13 4 (0.90%) OpenStack
13 4 (0.90%) SharePoint 2010
13 4 (0.90%) JBoss
14 3 (0.68%) WorkSite
14 3 (0.68%) SharePoint 2013
15 2 (0.45%) nginx
15 2 (0.45%) SharePoint Server
15 2 (0.45%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 57 (12.90%) MS Office
2 56 (12.67%) MS Excel
3 13 (2.94%) MS Visio
4 8 (1.81%) MS PowerPoint
5 5 (1.13%) MS Project
6 3 (0.68%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 1 (0.23%) Photoshop
7 1 (0.23%) PrintSoft PReS
Business Applications
1 5 (1.13%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (0.45%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.23%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 17 (3.85%) Office 365
2 6 (1.36%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (1.13%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (0.68%) Google Apps
5 1 (0.23%) IaaS
5 1 (0.23%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 419 (94.80%) DNS
2 162 (36.65%) TCP/IP
3 125 (28.28%) Firewall
4 94 (21.27%) SAN
5 88 (19.91%) LAN
5 88 (19.91%) WAN
6 73 (16.52%) VPN
7 54 (12.22%) Wireless
8 49 (11.09%) FTP
9 46 (10.41%) OSPF
10 43 (9.73%) Internet
11 37 (8.37%) Cisco ASA
12 36 (8.14%) BGP
13 35 (7.92%) VLAN
13 35 (7.92%) IPsec
14 33 (7.47%) Cisco Nexus
15 31 (7.01%) NetScaler
15 31 (7.01%) SSL
16 29 (6.56%) Network Security
17 28 (6.33%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 55 (12.44%) SQL Server
2 24 (5.43%) MySQL
2 24 (5.43%) SQL Server 2008
2 24 (5.43%) Relational Database
3 20 (4.52%) RDBMS
4 19 (4.30%) MongoDB
5 18 (4.07%) NoSQL
6 10 (2.26%) SQL Server 2005
7 8 (1.81%) PostgreSQL
8 6 (1.36%) Big Data
8 6 (1.36%) Hadoop
9 4 (0.90%) SQL Server 2012
10 2 (0.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 1 (0.23%) IDOL
11 1 (0.23%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 1 (0.23%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 1 (0.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 12 (2.71%) Jenkins
2 10 (2.26%) Subversion
3 5 (1.13%) Git (software)
4 4 (0.90%) JIRA
4 4 (0.90%) Maven
4 4 (0.90%) Ant
4 4 (0.90%) MSI
5 3 (0.68%) GitLab
6 2 (0.45%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 69 (15.61%) Finance
2 25 (5.66%) Banking
3 19 (4.30%) Telecoms
4 16 (3.62%) Law
5 11 (2.49%) Legal
6 8 (1.81%) Financial Institution
7 7 (1.58%) Back Office
8 6 (1.36%) Retail
9 5 (1.13%) Investment Banking
9 5 (1.13%) Local Government
9 5 (1.13%) Marketing
10 4 (0.90%) Games
11 3 (0.68%) Advertising
11 3 (0.68%) Front Office
11 3 (0.68%) Online Betting
12 2 (0.45%) Electronics
12 2 (0.45%) Publishing
12 2 (0.45%) Manufacturing
13 1 (0.23%) Billing
Job Titles
1 61 (13.80%) Analyst
2 52 (11.76%) Network Engineer
3 50 (11.31%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 47 (10.63%) Support Engineer
5 28 (6.33%) Desktop Support
5 28 (6.33%) Support Analyst
6 27 (6.11%) 2nd Line Support
7 24 (5.43%) DevOps Engineer
8 23 (5.20%) Linux Engineer
9 21 (4.75%) 3rd Line Support
10 19 (4.30%) Desktop Engineer
11 18 (4.07%) Administrator
11 18 (4.07%) Consultant
12 17 (3.85%) Desktop Support Engineer
13 16 (3.62%) Infrastructure Analyst
13 16 (3.62%) Systems Engineer
14 14 (3.17%) Network Analyst
14 14 (3.17%) Server Engineer
14 14 (3.17%) Security Specialist
14 14 (3.17%) IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (4.07%) Web Services
2 11 (2.49%) .NET
3 5 (1.13%) LAMP
3 5 (1.13%) Application Packaging
4 4 (0.90%) Java EE
4 4 (0.90%) J2EE
5 3 (0.68%) MAPI
5 3 (0.68%) HTML
6 2 (0.45%) .NET Framework
7 1 (0.23%) Rendezvous
7 1 (0.23%) WSH
7 1 (0.23%) EDI
7 1 (0.23%) COM
7 1 (0.23%) XML
7 1 (0.23%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 41 (9.28%) Blackberry
2 33 (7.47%) Clustering
3 31 (7.01%) Analytical Skills
3 31 (7.01%) Fat Client
3 31 (7.01%) Thin Client
4 22 (4.98%) Replication
5 18 (4.07%) Open Source
6 10 (2.26%) Smartphone
6 10 (2.26%) CESG
6 10 (2.26%) Management Information System
6 10 (2.26%) Smartcard
7 7 (1.58%) CESG CLAS
8 5 (1.13%) Video Conferencing
8 5 (1.13%) Computer Science
8 5 (1.13%) FlexPod
8 5 (1.13%) Enterprise Software
9 4 (0.90%) Hedge funds
10 3 (0.68%) NHS
10 3 (0.68%) PKI
11 2 (0.45%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 278 (62.90%) Windows
2 136 (30.77%) Windows Server 2008
3 96 (21.72%) Linux
4 95 (21.49%) Windows Server 2003
5 81 (18.33%) Windows Server 2012
6 80 (18.10%) Windows 7
7 50 (11.31%) Windows XP
8 42 (9.50%) UNIX
9 37 (8.37%) Windows 8
10 25 (5.66%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 18 (4.07%) Ubuntu
12 11 (2.49%) Windows Vista
13 9 (2.04%) Mac OS X
14 7 (1.58%) Mac OS
15 6 (1.36%) Solaris
16 5 (1.13%) Debian
16 5 (1.13%) AIX
17 4 (0.90%) Windows 2000 Server
18 3 (0.68%) CentOS
18 3 (0.68%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 72 (16.29%) ITIL
2 41 (9.28%) DevOps
3 36 (8.14%) Load Balancing
4 31 (7.01%) Change Management
5 30 (6.79%) Migration
6 28 (6.33%) Configuration Management
7 25 (5.66%) E-Commerce
8 19 (4.30%) Network Management
9 18 (4.07%) Continuous Integration
10 17 (3.85%) Performance Tuning
10 17 (3.85%) Service Delivery
11 16 (3.62%) Service Management
11 16 (3.62%) Line Management
12 15 (3.39%) Mentoring
12 15 (3.39%) Microservices
13 13 (2.94%) Kernel Tuning
14 12 (2.71%) Project Management
15 11 (2.49%) Continuous Improvement
15 11 (2.49%) Change Control
15 11 (2.49%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 45 (10.18%) SQL
2 37 (8.37%) PowerShell
3 23 (5.20%) Shell Script
4 21 (4.75%) Java
5 19 (4.30%) VBScript
6 13 (2.94%) Bash Shell
6 13 (2.94%) C
6 13 (2.94%) Perl
7 11 (2.49%) Python
8 8 (1.81%) VB
9 6 (1.36%) PHP
10 4 (0.90%) Ruby
11 1 (0.23%) VB.NET
11 1 (0.23%) T-SQL
11 1 (0.23%) C#
11 1 (0.23%) JavaScript
11 1 (0.23%) Golang
11 1 (0.23%) R
Qualifications
1 53 (11.99%) Cisco Certification
2 49 (11.09%) Microsoft Certification
3 44 (9.95%) CCNP
4 39 (8.82%) Security Cleared
5 27 (6.11%) MCSE
5 27 (6.11%) MCITP
6 25 (5.66%) SC Cleared
7 19 (4.30%) CCSE
8 16 (3.62%) CCNA
9 14 (3.17%) Degree
9 14 (3.17%) Citrix Certification
10 13 (2.94%) MCP
10 13 (2.94%) CCIE
11 11 (2.49%) VCP4
11 11 (2.49%) CCA
11 11 (2.49%) DV Cleared
12 10 (2.26%) MCDST
12 10 (2.26%) A+ Certification
12 10 (2.26%) ITIL Certification
13 8 (1.81%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (6.79%) SLA
2 5 (1.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (0.45%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.23%) COBIT
System Software
1 219 (49.55%) Active Directory
2 122 (27.60%) VMware Infrastructure
3 50 (11.31%) vSphere
4 48 (10.86%) XenApp
5 37 (8.37%) VMware ESX
6 30 (6.79%) Hyper-V
7 19 (4.30%) XenDesktop
7 19 (4.30%) Microsoft App-V
8 15 (3.39%) DFS Replication
9 14 (3.17%) NFS
9 14 (3.17%) ISA Server
10 13 (2.94%) VMware ESXi
11 11 (2.49%) XenServer
12 8 (1.81%) VMware Server
13 7 (1.58%) ProxySG
13 7 (1.58%) Citrix Presentation Server
13 7 (1.58%) VirtualBox
13 7 (1.58%) vCloud
14 4 (0.90%) Firmware
14 4 (0.90%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 58 (13.12%) SCCM
2 34 (7.69%) SCOM
3 32 (7.24%) Puppet
4 22 (4.98%) Backup Exec
5 21 (4.75%) Opscode Chef
6 16 (3.62%) Norton AntiVirus
7 13 (2.94%) WSUS
8 8 (1.81%) Ansible
8 8 (1.81%) CA Spectrum
8 8 (1.81%) NetBackup
9 7 (1.58%) MIMEsweeper
9 7 (1.58%) MAILsweeper
9 7 (1.58%) HP SIM
10 6 (1.36%) RANCID
10 6 (1.36%) SCDPM
11 5 (1.13%) Nagios
11 5 (1.13%) ARCserve
11 5 (1.13%) SCVMM
11 5 (1.13%) Icinga
11 5 (1.13%) OpenNMS
Vendors
1 196 (44.34%) VMware
2 160 (36.20%) Microsoft
3 135 (30.54%) Cisco
4 123 (27.83%) Citrix
5 90 (20.36%) HP
6 67 (15.16%) CheckPoint
7 37 (8.37%) NetApp
8 35 (7.92%) Infoblox
9 31 (7.01%) Blue Coat
9 31 (7.01%) Juniper
10 30 (6.79%) McAfee
10 30 (6.79%) F5
11 27 (6.11%) Symantec
12 24 (5.43%) Red Hat
13 22 (4.98%) Sophos
14 20 (4.52%) Bloomberg
15 19 (4.30%) Dell
16 18 (4.07%) Altiris
17 17 (3.85%) Reuters
18 15 (3.39%) EMC
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