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 6 July 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
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol (DHCP)
Rank 202 234 241
Rank change year-on-year
+32 +7
Contract jobs citing DHCP 245 187 178
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 1.07% 0.82% 0.76%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.09% 6.69% 6.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 153 100 88
Average daily rate
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£350 £350 £384
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -8.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £178 £165 £209
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £475 £529
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £275 £275
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 9 26
Average hourly rate £17.40 £18.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% -5.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.60 £14.60 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £92.98 £28.80 £25.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £15.25 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+18.03% -19.73%
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
3030 2796 2859
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 13.24% 12.20% 12.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 1942 1790 1775
Average daily rate £400 £400 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £225 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £540 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £330 £320
% change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 101 86 123
Average hourly rate £18.00 £20.00 £21.93
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% -8.81%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.65 £15.75 £14.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £34.00 £54.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.75 £19.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -24.00%

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 6 July 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
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 6 July 2015.

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 6 July 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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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 58 £375 +18.11% 17
Chessington -1 1 - -
Docklands, London -3 1 - -
Hammersmith -6 1 £245 - 1
Croydon - 1 - - 2
Ilford - 1 £230 -
Wembley - 1 £140 - 2
DHCP
England

DHCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 6 July 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.

1 437 (92.19%) DNS
2 300 (63.29%) Windows
3 219 (46.20%) Active Directory
4 199 (41.98%) VMware
5 187 (39.45%) Microsoft
6 177 (37.34%) Cisco
7 159 (33.54%) TCP/IP
7 159 (33.54%) Windows Server 2008
8 154 (32.49%) Firewall
9 130 (27.43%) VMware Infrastructure
10 127 (26.79%) LAN
11 123 (25.95%) WAN
12 114 (24.05%) Citrix
13 101 (21.31%) Windows Server 2003
14 97 (20.46%) ITIL
15 95 (20.04%) Linux
16 94 (19.83%) Windows Server 2012
17 90 (18.99%) MS Exchange
17 90 (18.99%) SAN
18 89 (18.78%) Finance
19 88 (18.57%) VPN
20 84 (17.72%) HP
21 82 (17.30%) Windows 7
22 80 (16.88%) SQL
23 79 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
24 70 (14.77%) Wireless
25 69 (14.56%) SQL Server
26 68 (14.35%) CheckPoint
27 66 (13.92%) BGP
28 65 (13.71%) OSPF

DHCP
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 6 July 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 90 (18.99%) MS Exchange
2 61 (12.87%) Exchange Server 2010
3 49 (10.34%) IIS
4 42 (8.86%) SharePoint
5 25 (5.27%) Exchange Server 2007
5 25 (5.27%) Exchange Server 2013
6 23 (4.85%) Lync
7 19 (4.01%) Exchange Server 2003
8 15 (3.16%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 13 (2.74%) Tomcat
10 11 (2.32%) SharePoint 2010
11 9 (1.90%) WebSphere
12 8 (1.69%) Oracle Workflow
12 8 (1.69%) SharePoint 2013
13 7 (1.48%) nginx
13 7 (1.48%) Jetty
14 6 (1.27%) JBoss
15 5 (1.05%) OpenStack
16 4 (0.84%) Apache
17 2 (0.42%) WebLogic
Applications
1 63 (13.29%) MS Excel
2 55 (11.60%) MS Office
3 16 (3.38%) MS Visio
4 11 (2.32%) MS PowerPoint
5 6 (1.27%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 2 (0.42%) InfoPath
7 1 (0.21%) Acrobat
7 1 (0.21%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 4 (0.84%) Remedy ITSM
2 3 (0.63%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (0.42%) Remedy AR System
4 1 (0.21%) Cerner Millennium
4 1 (0.21%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.21%) Agresso
Cloud Services
1 24 (5.06%) Amazon AWS
2 21 (4.43%) Office 365
3 15 (3.16%) Microsoft Azure
4 8 (1.69%) Amazon EC2
5 7 (1.48%) Google App Engine
5 7 (1.48%) Cloud Computing
5 7 (1.48%) Google Cloud Platform
6 4 (0.84%) Google Apps
7 3 (0.63%) Yammer
8 2 (0.42%) IaaS
8 2 (0.42%) SaaS
8 2 (0.42%) PaaS
9 1 (0.21%) Rackspace Cloud
9 1 (0.21%) Amazon S3
9 1 (0.21%) Amazon ELB
9 1 (0.21%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 437 (92.19%) DNS
2 159 (33.54%) TCP/IP
3 154 (32.49%) Firewall
4 127 (26.79%) LAN
5 123 (25.95%) WAN
6 90 (18.99%) SAN
7 88 (18.57%) VPN
8 70 (14.77%) Wireless
9 66 (13.92%) BGP
10 65 (13.71%) OSPF
11 51 (10.76%) IPsec
12 50 (10.55%) FTP
13 46 (9.70%) MPLS
13 46 (9.70%) VLAN
13 46 (9.70%) Cisco ASA
14 45 (9.49%) Cisco IOS
15 41 (8.65%) HTTP
16 38 (8.02%) EIGRP
17 36 (7.59%) SSL
18 35 (7.38%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 69 (14.56%) SQL Server
2 37 (7.81%) MySQL
3 30 (6.33%) Relational Database
4 28 (5.91%) MongoDB
5 23 (4.85%) NoSQL
6 21 (4.43%) RDBMS
7 15 (3.16%) SQL Server 2008
8 8 (1.69%) SQL Server 2005
9 5 (1.05%) SQL Server 2012
10 3 (0.63%) Oracle Database
10 3 (0.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 3 (0.63%) Oracle Database 11g
10 3 (0.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 2 (0.42%) Oracle Database 10g
11 2 (0.42%) Crystal Reports
11 2 (0.42%) Oracle Reports
11 2 (0.42%) MS Access
11 2 (0.42%) Sybase ASA
12 1 (0.21%) Big Data
12 1 (0.21%) FileMaker
Development Applications
1 22 (4.64%) Jenkins
2 6 (1.27%) Visual Studio
3 5 (1.05%) JIRA
4 4 (0.84%) Maven
5 3 (0.63%) Ant
6 2 (0.42%) Subversion
6 2 (0.42%) Oracle Forms
6 2 (0.42%) MSI
7 1 (0.21%) Bugzilla
7 1 (0.21%) JUnit
7 1 (0.21%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 1 (0.21%) Selenium
7 1 (0.21%) Fiddler
7 1 (0.21%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 1 (0.21%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (0.21%) Hudson
7 1 (0.21%) Redmine
7 1 (0.21%) Trac
General
1 89 (18.78%) Finance
2 33 (6.96%) Banking
3 26 (5.49%) Telecoms
4 23 (4.85%) Retail
5 12 (2.53%) Local Government
6 9 (1.90%) Legal
7 8 (1.69%) Financial Institution
7 8 (1.69%) Back Office
7 8 (1.69%) Investment Banking
8 4 (0.84%) Law
8 4 (0.84%) Advertising
8 4 (0.84%) Publishing
9 2 (0.42%) Marketing
10 1 (0.21%) French Language
10 1 (0.21%) Games
Job Titles
1 75 (15.82%) Network Engineer
2 56 (11.81%) Analyst
3 55 (11.60%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 47 (9.92%) Support Engineer
5 27 (5.70%) 2nd Line Support
6 25 (5.27%) Support Analyst
6 25 (5.27%) Desktop Support
7 22 (4.64%) DevOps Engineer
8 20 (4.22%) 3rd Line Support
9 18 (3.80%) Administrator
9 18 (3.80%) Server Engineer
10 17 (3.59%) Infrastructure Analyst
10 17 (3.59%) Architect
10 17 (3.59%) Systems Engineer
10 17 (3.59%) Systems Administrator
11 15 (3.16%) Senior Network Engineer
12 14 (2.95%) IT Support
13 12 (2.53%) Wintel Engineer
13 12 (2.53%) Network Analyst
14 11 (2.32%) Service Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (5.06%) .NET
2 15 (3.16%) Web Services
3 12 (2.53%) J2EE
4 8 (1.69%) Application Packaging
5 7 (1.48%) Servlets
6 4 (0.84%) XML
6 4 (0.84%) Middleware
6 4 (0.84%) XMPP
6 4 (0.84%) Java EE
7 3 (0.63%) X-Windows
7 3 (0.63%) HTML
8 2 (0.42%) ASP.NET
8 2 (0.42%) LAMP
8 2 (0.42%) SAML
8 2 (0.42%) OAuth
9 1 (0.21%) Regular Expression
9 1 (0.21%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 42 (8.86%) Data Centre
2 34 (7.17%) Analytical Skills
3 23 (4.85%) Blackberry
4 18 (3.80%) Computer Science
5 14 (2.95%) Clustering
6 13 (2.74%) Thin Client
6 13 (2.74%) Fat Client
7 12 (2.53%) iPhone
8 11 (2.32%) iPad
8 11 (2.32%) PKI
9 10 (2.11%) Replication
10 9 (1.90%) IVR
11 8 (1.69%) NHS
11 8 (1.69%) Management Information System
12 6 (1.27%) Video Conferencing
13 5 (1.05%) Hedge funds
13 5 (1.05%) Enterprise Software
13 5 (1.05%) CESG
13 5 (1.05%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
14 4 (0.84%) CESG CLAS
Operating Systems
1 300 (63.29%) Windows
2 159 (33.54%) Windows Server 2008
3 101 (21.31%) Windows Server 2003
4 95 (20.04%) Linux
5 94 (19.83%) Windows Server 2012
6 82 (17.30%) Windows 7
7 41 (8.65%) UNIX
8 38 (8.02%) Windows 8
9 28 (5.91%) Windows XP
10 19 (4.01%) Android
11 18 (3.80%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 14 (2.95%) Mac OS X
13 11 (2.32%) Solaris
14 6 (1.27%) Windows 2000 Server
14 6 (1.27%) Mac OS
14 6 (1.27%) Apple iOS
15 5 (1.05%) Windows Phone
16 4 (0.84%) VMS
17 3 (0.63%) CentOS
18 2 (0.42%) Data ONTAP
Processes & Methodologies
1 97 (20.46%) ITIL
2 49 (10.34%) Migration
3 41 (8.65%) DevOps
4 38 (8.02%) Configuration Management
5 34 (7.17%) Open Source
6 32 (6.75%) Load Balancing
7 23 (4.85%) PRINCE2
8 22 (4.64%) Service Management
8 22 (4.64%) Continuous Integration
8 22 (4.64%) Change Control
9 21 (4.43%) Performance Management
10 20 (4.22%) Project Management
10 20 (4.22%) Change Management
11 19 (4.01%) E-Commerce
11 19 (4.01%) Automated Testing
12 18 (3.80%) Continuous Improvement
13 17 (3.59%) Microservices
14 14 (2.95%) Service Delivery
15 13 (2.74%) Security Management
15 13 (2.74%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 80 (16.88%) SQL
2 58 (12.24%) PowerShell
3 32 (6.75%) Java
4 26 (5.49%) C
5 24 (5.06%) Python
6 20 (4.22%) Perl
7 12 (2.53%) VBScript
8 10 (2.11%) VB
9 8 (1.69%) Shell Script
9 8 (1.69%) PHP
10 5 (1.05%) Bash Shell
11 4 (0.84%) C#
12 3 (0.63%) JavaScript
12 3 (0.63%) R
12 3 (0.63%) Ruby
12 3 (0.63%) VB.NET
13 2 (0.42%) C++
13 2 (0.42%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 79 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
2 46 (9.70%) CCNP
3 45 (9.49%) Microsoft Certification
4 40 (8.44%) Security Cleared
5 35 (7.38%) MCSE
6 32 (6.75%) CCNA
7 26 (5.49%) SC Cleared
8 24 (5.06%) Degree
8 24 (5.06%) CCSE
9 20 (4.22%) MCITP
10 19 (4.01%) CCIE
11 10 (2.11%) MCSA
11 10 (2.11%) MCP
11 10 (2.11%) CCSA
12 9 (1.90%) Citrix Certification
13 8 (1.69%) DV Cleared
14 7 (1.48%) JNCIA
15 6 (1.27%) JNCIS
15 6 (1.27%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
16 5 (1.05%) CCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (5.91%) SLA
2 6 (1.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (1.27%) QA
3 1 (0.21%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.21%) Solvency II
3 1 (0.21%) COBIT
System Software
1 219 (46.20%) Active Directory
2 130 (27.43%) VMware Infrastructure
3 49 (10.34%) vSphere
4 44 (9.28%) XenApp
5 28 (5.91%) VMware ESX
6 26 (5.49%) Hyper-V
7 25 (5.27%) VMware ESXi
8 19 (4.01%) XenDesktop
9 15 (3.16%) XenServer
10 13 (2.74%) ISA Server
11 12 (2.53%) NFS
12 11 (2.32%) vCloud
12 11 (2.32%) DFS Replication
13 9 (1.90%) Microsoft App-V
14 8 (1.69%) Microsoft Virtual Server
15 5 (1.05%) ProxySG
15 5 (1.05%) VirtualBox
16 4 (0.84%) Snort
16 4 (0.84%) Squid
17 3 (0.63%) Xen
Systems Management
1 48 (10.13%) SCCM
2 32 (6.75%) Puppet
3 27 (5.70%) Opscode Chef
4 26 (5.49%) SCOM
5 19 (4.01%) AirWatch
6 11 (2.32%) OpenView
6 11 (2.32%) CiscoWorks
7 9 (1.90%) Backup Exec
8 7 (1.48%) MOM
8 7 (1.48%) NetCrunch
8 7 (1.48%) vMotion
8 7 (1.48%) CA Spectrum
8 7 (1.48%) Casper Suite
9 5 (1.05%) Oracle ZFS
9 5 (1.05%) WSUS
9 5 (1.05%) Nagios
9 5 (1.05%) Tivoli
9 5 (1.05%) ARCserve
9 5 (1.05%) Norton AntiVirus
10 4 (0.84%) Cacti
Vendors
1 199 (41.98%) VMware
2 187 (39.45%) Microsoft
3 177 (37.34%) Cisco
4 114 (24.05%) Citrix
5 84 (17.72%) HP
6 68 (14.35%) CheckPoint
7 43 (9.07%) Oracle
7 43 (9.07%) Juniper
8 34 (7.17%) F5
9 31 (6.54%) Dell
10 26 (5.49%) Blue Coat
11 25 (5.27%) Infoblox
11 25 (5.27%) NetApp
12 24 (5.06%) Aruba
13 23 (4.85%) Avaya
14 22 (4.64%) SolarWinds
15 21 (4.43%) Apple
16 19 (4.01%) McAfee
17 17 (3.59%) Websense
17 17 (3.59%) Red Hat
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