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 31 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
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol (DHCP)
Rank 206 231 210
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -21
Contract jobs citing DHCP 216 184 173
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.99% 0.80% 0.83%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.40% 6.85% 6.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 157 104 77
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£388 £375 £298
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% +26.05%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £192 £275 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £323 £300
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +7.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 13 24
Average hourly rate £21.50 £20.00 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.50% +2.56%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.68 £17.50 £16.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £27.50 £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.25 £15.50
% change year-on-year
-1.44% +11.29%
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
2919 2686 2817
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 13.32% 11.68% 13.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 1878 1731 1743
Average daily rate £390 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.50% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £250 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £520
UK excluding London average daily rate £347 £350 £315
% change year-on-year
-0.72% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 85 91 128
Average hourly rate £21.50 £20.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.50% -20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £13.50 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £35.00 £135.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £21.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+42.85% -6.66%

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 31 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
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 31 March 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 31 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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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 56 £394 +12.50% 16
Croydon -3 3 £350 - 3
Docklands, London +6 1 £150 -63.41%
Kingston Upon Thames -9 1 - - 1
Ilford - 1 - -
Chessington - - - - 1
Feltham - - - -
Greenwich - - - -
Southwark - - - -
Wimbledon - - - -
Chiswick - - - -
Mayfair - - - -
Romford - - - - 1
Wembley - - - -
DHCP
England

DHCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 31 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.

1 404 (94.17%) DNS
2 264 (61.54%) Windows
3 193 (44.99%) Active Directory
4 191 (44.52%) VMware
5 162 (37.76%) Microsoft
5 162 (37.76%) TCP/IP
6 134 (31.24%) Windows Server 2008
7 126 (29.37%) Cisco
8 122 (28.44%) Firewall
9 117 (27.27%) VMware Infrastructure
10 108 (25.17%) Citrix
11 102 (23.78%) Linux
12 93 (21.68%) MS Exchange
13 86 (20.05%) Windows Server 2003
14 84 (19.58%) LAN
15 83 (19.35%) WAN
16 80 (18.65%) Windows Server 2012
17 79 (18.41%) HP
18 77 (17.95%) SAN
19 76 (17.72%) Windows 7
20 70 (16.32%) Finance
21 66 (15.38%) ITIL
22 65 (15.15%) Exchange Server 2010
23 61 (14.22%) CheckPoint
24 57 (13.29%) VPN
25 56 (13.05%) Wireless
25 56 (13.05%) Cisco Certification
25 56 (13.05%) MS Office
26 55 (12.82%) MS Excel
27 53 (12.35%) FTP

DHCP
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 31 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 93 (21.68%) MS Exchange
2 65 (15.15%) Exchange Server 2010
3 46 (10.72%) IIS
4 35 (8.16%) Exchange Server 2007
5 34 (7.93%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 32 (7.46%) SharePoint
7 23 (5.36%) Exchange Server 2013
8 21 (4.90%) Exchange Server 2003
9 19 (4.43%) Lync
10 17 (3.96%) Tomcat
11 10 (2.33%) Apache
12 8 (1.86%) SharePoint 2010
13 7 (1.63%) SharePoint 2013
14 4 (0.93%) OpenStack
14 4 (0.93%) JBoss
14 4 (0.93%) nginx
15 3 (0.70%) WorkSite
15 3 (0.70%) IBM Notes
16 2 (0.47%) Oracle Workflow
16 2 (0.47%) Jetty
Applications
1 56 (13.05%) MS Office
2 55 (12.82%) MS Excel
3 12 (2.80%) MS Visio
4 7 (1.63%) MS PowerPoint
5 4 (0.93%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 1 (0.23%) Photoshop
6 1 (0.23%) PrintSoft PReS
Business Applications
1 6 (1.40%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (0.47%) Remedy AR System
2 2 (0.47%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.23%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 19 (4.43%) Office 365
2 7 (1.63%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (1.63%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (0.70%) Amazon EC2
3 3 (0.70%) Google Apps
4 2 (0.47%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (0.47%) Google Cloud Platform
4 2 (0.47%) Google App Engine
5 1 (0.23%) Amazon S3
5 1 (0.23%) SaaS
5 1 (0.23%) PaaS
5 1 (0.23%) Rackspace Cloud
5 1 (0.23%) Route 53
5 1 (0.23%) IaaS
5 1 (0.23%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 404 (94.17%) DNS
2 162 (37.76%) TCP/IP
3 122 (28.44%) Firewall
4 84 (19.58%) LAN
5 83 (19.35%) WAN
6 77 (17.95%) SAN
7 57 (13.29%) VPN
8 56 (13.05%) Wireless
9 53 (12.35%) FTP
10 45 (10.49%) OSPF
11 43 (10.02%) Internet
12 38 (8.86%) HTTP
13 37 (8.62%) SSL
13 37 (8.62%) IPsec
14 36 (8.39%) BGP
15 35 (8.16%) Cisco ASA
16 31 (7.23%) Cisco IOS
16 31 (7.23%) VLAN
17 30 (6.99%) Network Security
17 30 (6.99%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (11.66%) SQL Server
2 28 (6.53%) MySQL
3 27 (6.29%) Relational Database
4 24 (5.59%) MongoDB
5 23 (5.36%) RDBMS
6 21 (4.90%) NoSQL
7 16 (3.73%) SQL Server 2008
8 10 (2.33%) SQL Server 2005
9 8 (1.86%) PostgreSQL
10 6 (1.40%) Big Data
11 5 (1.17%) Hadoop
12 4 (0.93%) SQL Server 2012
13 2 (0.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 1 (0.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 1 (0.23%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 1 (0.23%) Microsoft Analysis Services
14 1 (0.23%) IDOL
Development Applications
1 17 (3.96%) Jenkins
2 10 (2.33%) Subversion
3 5 (1.17%) Maven
3 5 (1.17%) JIRA
3 5 (1.17%) Git (software)
4 4 (0.93%) MSI
4 4 (0.93%) Ant
5 3 (0.70%) Visual Studio
5 3 (0.70%) GitLab
6 1 (0.23%) Trac
6 1 (0.23%) Bugzilla
6 1 (0.23%) Hudson
6 1 (0.23%) Redmine
6 1 (0.23%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 1 (0.23%) JUnit
6 1 (0.23%) Selenium
6 1 (0.23%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 70 (16.32%) Finance
2 20 (4.66%) Banking
3 17 (3.96%) Telecoms
4 12 (2.80%) Law
5 9 (2.10%) Financial Institution
6 8 (1.86%) Legal
7 7 (1.63%) Local Government
8 6 (1.40%) Retail
9 5 (1.17%) Marketing
9 5 (1.17%) Back Office
10 4 (0.93%) Games
11 3 (0.70%) Investment Banking
11 3 (0.70%) Online Betting
12 2 (0.47%) Publishing
12 2 (0.47%) Electronics
12 2 (0.47%) Front Office
12 2 (0.47%) Manufacturing
13 1 (0.23%) Advertising
13 1 (0.23%) Billing
Job Titles
1 57 (13.29%) Analyst
2 54 (12.59%) Support Engineer
3 52 (12.12%) Network Engineer
4 51 (11.89%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 30 (6.99%) Support Analyst
6 29 (6.76%) Desktop Support
7 28 (6.53%) DevOps Engineer
8 25 (5.83%) 2nd Line Support
9 22 (5.13%) Linux Engineer
10 20 (4.66%) 3rd Line Support
11 19 (4.43%) Systems Engineer
11 19 (4.43%) Administrator
12 18 (4.20%) Desktop Engineer
13 16 (3.73%) Desktop Support Engineer
13 16 (3.73%) IT Support
14 15 (3.50%) Infrastructure Analyst
14 15 (3.50%) Server Engineer
15 14 (3.26%) Security Specialist
15 14 (3.26%) Network Analyst
15 14 (3.26%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (4.43%) Web Services
2 15 (3.50%) .NET
3 6 (1.40%) J2EE
3 6 (1.40%) Application Packaging
4 5 (1.17%) LAMP
5 4 (0.93%) Java EE
5 4 (0.93%) XML
6 3 (0.70%) MAPI
6 3 (0.70%) HTML
7 2 (0.47%) Servlets
7 2 (0.47%) .NET Framework
8 1 (0.23%) Software Packaging
8 1 (0.23%) COM
8 1 (0.23%) WSH
8 1 (0.23%) Rendezvous
8 1 (0.23%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 39 (9.09%) Blackberry
2 31 (7.23%) Analytical Skills
3 30 (6.99%) Thin Client
3 30 (6.99%) Fat Client
4 22 (5.13%) Open Source
5 21 (4.90%) Clustering
6 15 (3.50%) Replication
7 10 (2.33%) Smartcard
7 10 (2.33%) Smartphone
8 9 (2.10%) Management Information System
9 7 (1.63%) Computer Science
10 6 (1.40%) Enterprise Software
11 5 (1.17%) Video Conferencing
12 4 (0.93%) FlexPod
12 4 (0.93%) Hedge funds
12 4 (0.93%) PKI
12 4 (0.93%) CESG
13 3 (0.70%) CESG CLAS
13 3 (0.70%) Taxonomies
13 3 (0.70%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 264 (61.54%) Windows
2 134 (31.24%) Windows Server 2008
3 102 (23.78%) Linux
4 86 (20.05%) Windows Server 2003
5 80 (18.65%) Windows Server 2012
6 76 (17.72%) Windows 7
7 45 (10.49%) Windows XP
8 38 (8.86%) UNIX
9 36 (8.39%) Windows 8
10 25 (5.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 17 (3.96%) Ubuntu
12 11 (2.56%) Windows Vista
13 9 (2.10%) Mac OS X
13 9 (2.10%) Mac OS
14 5 (1.17%) AIX
14 5 (1.17%) Solaris
14 5 (1.17%) Windows 2000 Server
14 5 (1.17%) CentOS
15 4 (0.93%) Android
15 4 (0.93%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (15.38%) ITIL
2 47 (10.96%) DevOps
3 36 (8.39%) Load Balancing
4 31 (7.23%) Configuration Management
5 27 (6.29%) Migration
6 25 (5.83%) E-Commerce
7 23 (5.36%) Change Management
8 22 (5.13%) Continuous Integration
9 21 (4.90%) Network Management
10 17 (3.96%) Performance Tuning
10 17 (3.96%) Microservices
11 16 (3.73%) Change Control
12 14 (3.26%) Automated Testing
12 14 (3.26%) Project Management
13 13 (3.03%) Kernel Tuning
14 12 (2.80%) Mentoring
14 12 (2.80%) Service Management
14 12 (2.80%) OO
14 12 (2.80%) Agile Software Development
15 11 (2.56%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 45 (10.49%) SQL
2 43 (10.02%) PowerShell
3 24 (5.59%) Java
4 17 (3.96%) Shell Script
5 14 (3.26%) Bash Shell
6 13 (3.03%) VBScript
7 12 (2.80%) C
7 12 (2.80%) Perl
7 12 (2.80%) Python
8 8 (1.86%) PHP
9 5 (1.17%) VB
9 5 (1.17%) Ruby
10 2 (0.47%) VB.NET
10 2 (0.47%) R
10 2 (0.47%) JavaScript
11 1 (0.23%) C#
11 1 (0.23%) T-SQL
11 1 (0.23%) Golang
Qualifications
1 56 (13.05%) Cisco Certification
2 45 (10.49%) Microsoft Certification
2 45 (10.49%) Security Cleared
3 44 (10.26%) CCNP
4 30 (6.99%) MCITP
5 26 (6.06%) SC Cleared
6 25 (5.83%) MCSE
7 22 (5.13%) CCSE
8 18 (4.20%) CCNA
9 16 (3.73%) Degree
10 15 (3.50%) MCP
11 12 (2.80%) Citrix Certification
12 11 (2.56%) DV Cleared
13 10 (2.33%) CCA
13 10 (2.33%) A+ Certification
13 10 (2.33%) CCIE
13 10 (2.33%) MCDST
14 9 (2.10%) ITIL Certification
15 8 (1.86%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
16 7 (1.63%) CCEA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (6.76%) SLA
2 4 (0.93%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.23%) COBIT
3 1 (0.23%) QA
3 1 (0.23%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 193 (44.99%) Active Directory
2 117 (27.27%) VMware Infrastructure
3 52 (12.12%) vSphere
4 43 (10.02%) XenApp
5 30 (6.99%) Hyper-V
5 30 (6.99%) VMware ESX
6 20 (4.66%) XenDesktop
7 17 (3.96%) VMware ESXi
7 17 (3.96%) Microsoft App-V
7 17 (3.96%) ISA Server
8 14 (3.26%) DFS Replication
9 12 (2.80%) XenServer
10 9 (2.10%) vCloud
11 8 (1.86%) VMware Server
11 8 (1.86%) ProxySG
12 7 (1.63%) NFS
12 7 (1.63%) VirtualBox
13 5 (1.17%) Terminal Services
13 5 (1.17%) Firmware
13 5 (1.17%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 51 (11.89%) SCCM
2 39 (9.09%) Puppet
3 27 (6.29%) SCOM
4 25 (5.83%) Opscode Chef
5 16 (3.73%) Backup Exec
6 15 (3.50%) WSUS
7 9 (2.10%) Norton AntiVirus
8 8 (1.86%) Ansible
9 6 (1.40%) NetBackup
9 6 (1.40%) Nagios
9 6 (1.40%) HP SIM
9 6 (1.40%) vMotion
10 5 (1.17%) Icinga
10 5 (1.17%) RANCID
10 5 (1.17%) CA Spectrum
11 4 (0.93%) OpenNMS
11 4 (0.93%) ARCserve
11 4 (0.93%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
11 4 (0.93%) Casper Suite
11 4 (0.93%) EdgeSight
Vendors
1 191 (44.52%) VMware
2 162 (37.76%) Microsoft
3 126 (29.37%) Cisco
4 108 (25.17%) Citrix
5 79 (18.41%) HP
6 61 (14.22%) CheckPoint
7 34 (7.93%) Infoblox
8 31 (7.23%) Blue Coat
8 31 (7.23%) F5
9 29 (6.76%) Juniper
10 28 (6.53%) NetApp
11 24 (5.59%) Red Hat
12 23 (5.36%) McAfee
13 19 (4.43%) Sophos
13 19 (4.43%) Symantec
14 18 (4.20%) Bloomberg
15 16 (3.73%) Dell
15 16 (3.73%) Reuters
16 14 (3.26%) Altiris
17 13 (3.03%) Apple
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