The first table below looks at the demand 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 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the London region.

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
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol (DHCP)
Rank 226 246 190
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -56
Contract jobs citing DHCP 206 179 271
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.88% 0.74% 1.03%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.16% 6.35% 7.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 112 94 142
Average daily rate
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£350 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £163 £154 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £493 £500 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £275 £275 £323
% change year-on-year
- -14.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 17 23
Average hourly rate £19.00 £19.00 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +11.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.40 £14.40 £13.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £84.40 £26.50 £28.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £17.75 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-9.85% +1.42%
Communications & Networking Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
2876 2818 3629
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 12.24% 11.61% 13.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 1790 1786 2093
Average daily rate £400 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £320 £330
% change year-on-year
+4.68% -3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 81 102 179
Average hourly rate £20.00 £23.75 £20.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.78% +15.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £15.00 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £54.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £25.50 £24.38
% change year-on-year
-21.56% +4.61%
DHCP
England

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 29 July 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 29 July 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 29 July 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 +16 41 £350 -9.67% 17
Docklands, London +13 3 £525 +12.29%
Kingston Upon Thames -3 1 - - 1
Twickenham - 1 - -
Canary Wharf - - - -
Wimbledon - - - -
Chiswick - - - -
Mayfair - - - -
Croydon - - - -
Enfield - - - -
Harrow - - - - 1
Hounslow - - - -
DHCP
England

DHCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 29 July 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.

1 370 (94.87%) DNS
2 292 (74.87%) Windows
3 241 (61.79%) Active Directory
4 174 (44.62%) Microsoft
5 160 (41.03%) VMware
6 150 (38.46%) Windows Server 2008
7 143 (36.67%) MS Exchange
8 132 (33.85%) Cisco
9 111 (28.46%) VMware Infrastructure
10 109 (27.95%) Firewall
11 108 (27.69%) TCP/IP
12 99 (25.38%) Windows 7
13 91 (23.33%) HP
13 91 (23.33%) LAN
13 91 (23.33%) MS Excel
13 91 (23.33%) Windows Server 2003
14 89 (22.82%) Exchange Server 2010
15 86 (22.05%) Citrix
16 84 (21.54%) ITIL
17 82 (21.03%) Microsoft Certification
18 78 (20.00%) WAN
18 78 (20.00%) SCCM
19 75 (19.23%) SAN
20 72 (18.46%) PowerShell
21 67 (17.18%) Windows XP
22 66 (16.92%) SQL
23 64 (16.41%) VPN
24 59 (15.13%) MCSE
24 59 (15.13%) Exchange Server 2007
25 57 (14.62%) Linux

DHCP
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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
1 143 (36.67%) MS Exchange
2 89 (22.82%) Exchange Server 2010
3 59 (15.13%) Exchange Server 2007
4 46 (11.79%) Exchange Server 2003
5 43 (11.03%) IIS
6 39 (10.00%) SharePoint
7 35 (8.97%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 26 (6.67%) Lync
9 15 (3.85%) Tomcat
10 13 (3.33%) WebSphere
11 12 (3.08%) Apache
12 8 (2.05%) Jetty
12 8 (2.05%) nginx
13 6 (1.54%) Exchange Server 2013
14 4 (1.03%) SharePoint 2010
15 3 (0.77%) IBM Notes
16 2 (0.51%) SharePoint Server
16 2 (0.51%) SharePoint 2013
17 1 (0.26%) OpenStack
17 1 (0.26%) Exchange Server 5.5
Applications
1 91 (23.33%) MS Excel
2 49 (12.56%) MS Office
3 4 (1.03%) MS Visio
3 4 (1.03%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.26%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 6 (1.54%) Oracle EBS
2 3 (0.77%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.26%) ReMetrica
3 1 (0.26%) assyst
3 1 (0.26%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 19 (4.87%) Cloud Computing
2 10 (2.56%) Amazon EC2
2 10 (2.56%) Google App Engine
3 7 (1.79%) Office 365
4 3 (0.77%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.26%) SaaS
5 1 (0.26%) Joyent
5 1 (0.26%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 370 (94.87%) DNS
2 109 (27.95%) Firewall
3 108 (27.69%) TCP/IP
4 91 (23.33%) LAN
5 78 (20.00%) WAN
6 75 (19.23%) SAN
7 64 (16.41%) VPN
8 44 (11.28%) Wireless
9 38 (9.74%) IPsec
10 29 (7.44%) MPLS
10 29 (7.44%) VoIP
11 28 (7.18%) Network Security
12 26 (6.67%) Internet
13 25 (6.41%) FTP
14 23 (5.90%) BGP
14 23 (5.90%) Cisco IOS
15 21 (5.38%) HTTP
16 20 (5.13%) SMTP
17 19 (4.87%) NAS
18 18 (4.62%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 53 (13.59%) SQL Server
2 10 (2.56%) MySQL
3 8 (2.05%) SQL Server 2008
4 6 (1.54%) SQL Server 2005
5 3 (0.77%) SQL Server 2000
6 2 (0.51%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.26%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (0.26%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (0.26%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 1 (0.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (0.26%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (0.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (0.26%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (0.26%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 9 (2.31%) Jenkins
2 4 (1.03%) MSI
3 2 (0.51%) JIRA
3 2 (0.51%) Trac
3 2 (0.51%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.26%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.26%) Hudson
4 1 (0.26%) Redmine
4 1 (0.26%) Selenium
4 1 (0.26%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (0.26%) Bugzilla
4 1 (0.26%) Subversion
4 1 (0.26%) JUnit
4 1 (0.26%) Eclipse
4 1 (0.26%) LoadRunner
4 1 (0.26%) ClearQuest
General
1 46 (11.79%) Finance
2 29 (7.44%) Banking
3 22 (5.64%) French Language
4 19 (4.87%) Marketing
5 17 (4.36%) Mandarin Language
5 17 (4.36%) Advertising
5 17 (4.36%) Spanish Language
6 15 (3.85%) Investment Banking
7 14 (3.59%) Telecoms
8 10 (2.56%) Law
9 6 (1.54%) Legal
9 6 (1.54%) Back Office
9 6 (1.54%) Local Government
10 5 (1.28%) Retail
10 5 (1.28%) German Language
11 4 (1.03%) Manufacturing
12 1 (0.26%) Electronics
12 1 (0.26%) Financial Institution
12 1 (0.26%) Billing
Job Titles
1 56 (14.36%) Analyst
2 33 (8.46%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 30 (7.69%) Network Engineer
3 30 (7.69%) Systems Engineer
3 30 (7.69%) Administrator
4 28 (7.18%) 2nd Line Support
5 25 (6.41%) Consultant
6 23 (5.90%) Systems Administrator
6 23 (5.90%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 23 (5.90%) Support Analyst
6 23 (5.90%) Server Engineer
7 22 (5.64%) Architect
8 21 (5.38%) Wintel Engineer
9 18 (4.62%) Support Engineer
10 17 (4.36%) Infrastructure Architect
11 13 (3.33%) 3rd Line Support
11 13 (3.33%) Desktop Support
12 11 (2.82%) Network Analyst
12 11 (2.82%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
12 11 (2.82%) Network Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (2.82%) .NET
2 8 (2.05%) Servlets
3 7 (1.79%) J2EE
4 4 (1.03%) Middleware
5 2 (0.51%) ASP.NET
5 2 (0.51%) LAMP
5 2 (0.51%) DCOM
6 1 (0.26%) Application Packaging
6 1 (0.26%) Software Packaging
6 1 (0.26%) COM
6 1 (0.26%) COM+
6 1 (0.26%) VXML
6 1 (0.26%) Web Services
6 1 (0.26%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 49 (12.56%) Blackberry
2 35 (8.97%) Clustering
3 21 (5.38%) Replication
4 14 (3.59%) Management Information System
4 14 (3.59%) Open Source
5 13 (3.33%) Fat Client
5 13 (3.33%) Thin Client
6 10 (2.56%) Video Conferencing
6 10 (2.56%) Computer Science
7 8 (2.05%) Statistics
8 7 (1.79%) Enterprise Storage
9 5 (1.28%) NHS
10 4 (1.03%) Smartcard
10 4 (1.03%) Client/Server
10 4 (1.03%) Smartphone
10 4 (1.03%) iPhone
11 3 (0.77%) Firmware
12 2 (0.51%) Device Driver
12 2 (0.51%) Handset
12 2 (0.51%) CESG
Operating Systems
1 292 (74.87%) Windows
2 150 (38.46%) Windows Server 2008
3 99 (25.38%) Windows 7
4 91 (23.33%) Windows Server 2003
5 67 (17.18%) Windows XP
6 57 (14.62%) Linux
7 53 (13.59%) Windows Server 2012
8 15 (3.85%) Solaris
8 15 (3.85%) UNIX
9 14 (3.59%) Windows 8
10 13 (3.33%) Windows Vista
11 11 (2.82%) Windows 2000 Server
12 10 (2.56%) Windows 2000
13 8 (2.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 5 (1.28%) Ubuntu
15 4 (1.03%) Debian
16 3 (0.77%) Fedora
16 3 (0.77%) Android
16 3 (0.77%) Mac OS X
17 2 (0.51%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 84 (21.54%) ITIL
2 41 (10.51%) Migration
3 29 (7.44%) Change Management
3 29 (7.44%) Load Balancing
4 26 (6.67%) Service Delivery
5 22 (5.64%) Project Management
6 17 (4.36%) Disaster Recovery
7 15 (3.85%) Service Management
7 15 (3.85%) Configuration Management
8 13 (3.33%) Capacity Management
9 12 (3.08%) Data Protection
9 12 (3.08%) Change Control
10 10 (2.56%) Network Management
11 9 (2.31%) Network Design
11 9 (2.31%) Incident Management
11 9 (2.31%) Asset Management
11 9 (2.31%) Performance Monitoring
11 9 (2.31%) Server Monitoring
12 8 (2.05%) Automated Testing
12 8 (2.05%) Network Architecture
Programming Languages
1 72 (18.46%) PowerShell
2 66 (16.92%) SQL
3 23 (5.90%) C
4 17 (4.36%) Perl
4 17 (4.36%) VB
5 16 (4.10%) VBScript
6 9 (2.31%) Java
6 9 (2.31%) Shell Script
6 9 (2.31%) Bash Shell
7 3 (0.77%) Korn
8 2 (0.51%) Bourne shell
8 2 (0.51%) Ruby
8 2 (0.51%) PHP
8 2 (0.51%) KiXtart
8 2 (0.51%) Python
9 1 (0.26%) JavaScript
9 1 (0.26%) C#
9 1 (0.26%) C++
9 1 (0.26%) VB.NET
9 1 (0.26%) Erlang
Qualifications
1 82 (21.03%) Microsoft Certification
2 59 (15.13%) MCSE
3 34 (8.72%) Degree
4 32 (8.21%) MCITP
5 30 (7.69%) Cisco Certification
6 29 (7.44%) Security Cleared
7 23 (5.90%) SC Cleared
7 23 (5.90%) MCP
8 17 (4.36%) CCNA
9 15 (3.85%) CCNP
10 6 (1.54%) MCSA
10 6 (1.54%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 5 (1.28%) MCDST
11 5 (1.28%) MCTS
11 5 (1.28%) DV Cleared
12 4 (1.03%) CCIE
12 4 (1.03%) A+ Certification
12 4 (1.03%) ITIL Certification
13 3 (0.77%) RHCE
13 3 (0.77%) NCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (5.13%) SLA
2 3 (0.77%) QA
3 1 (0.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.26%) COBIT
System Software
1 241 (61.79%) Active Directory
2 111 (28.46%) VMware Infrastructure
3 44 (11.28%) Hyper-V
3 44 (11.28%) vSphere
4 35 (8.97%) XenApp
5 26 (6.67%) VMware ESXi
6 23 (5.90%) ISA Server
7 22 (5.64%) VMware ESX
8 11 (2.82%) Xen
9 10 (2.56%) Microsoft App-V
9 10 (2.56%) NFS
10 9 (2.31%) XenDesktop
11 8 (2.05%) Terminal Services
12 6 (1.54%) KVM
13 5 (1.28%) XenServer
13 5 (1.28%) Oracle RAC
14 4 (1.03%) Terminal Server
14 4 (1.03%) Squid
14 4 (1.03%) DFS Replication
14 4 (1.03%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 78 (20.00%) SCCM
2 42 (10.77%) SCOM
3 28 (7.18%) Backup Exec
4 23 (5.90%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 16 (4.10%) WSUS
6 14 (3.59%) Puppet
7 13 (3.33%) MAILsweeper
8 11 (2.82%) HP SIM
9 7 (1.79%) OpenView
9 7 (1.79%) SCVMM
10 6 (1.54%) OVSD
10 6 (1.54%) DameWare
10 6 (1.54%) SCOrch
11 5 (1.28%) Forefront Identity Manager
11 5 (1.28%) Opscode Chef
11 5 (1.28%) Norton AntiVirus
12 4 (1.03%) Nagios
12 4 (1.03%) WMI
12 4 (1.03%) Data Guard
13 3 (0.77%) Cacti
Vendors
1 174 (44.62%) Microsoft
2 160 (41.03%) VMware
3 132 (33.85%) Cisco
4 91 (23.33%) HP
5 86 (22.05%) Citrix
6 48 (12.31%) Symantec
7 31 (7.95%) CheckPoint
8 22 (5.64%) Websense
8 22 (5.64%) SolarWinds
9 20 (5.13%) F5
9 20 (5.13%) NetApp
9 20 (5.13%) Dell
10 19 (4.87%) EMC
10 19 (4.87%) Oracle
11 17 (4.36%) Clearswift
11 17 (4.36%) Bloomberg
12 16 (4.10%) Infoblox
12 16 (4.10%) IBM
13 13 (3.33%) AppSense
14 12 (3.08%) Open Text
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Experis Ltd
Rate: Market Rate Value
Posted: 5 hours ago
London
Experis Ltd
Rate: Market Rate Value
Posted: 6 hours ago
City of London
Capita - ITMS
Rate: £550 - £650 per day
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
Certes Computing Ltd
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
Randstad Technologies
Rate: £0.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Rate: £175 - £184.75 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £1 per day + market rates
Posted: 4 days ago
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Rate: £300 - £320 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
SmartSourcing plc
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £400 - £430 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Red10
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Streamline Connections
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £400.00 - £550.00 per day
Posted: 11 days ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 11 days ago
London
Orgtel
Rate: £280 - £281 per day
Posted: 12 days ago
London
Orgtel
Rate: £280 - £281 per day
Posted: 12 days ago
City of London
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
London
Real Staffing
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 13 days ago