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 22 August 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
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol (DHCP)
Rank 211 249 194
Rank change year-on-year
+38 -55
Contract jobs citing DHCP 225 187 259
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.93% 0.74% 0.99%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.31% 6.15% 7.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 127 95 142
Average daily rate
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£350 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £163 £150 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £490 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £299 £321
% change year-on-year
+0.41% -6.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 15 21
Average hourly rate £19.25 £18.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.94% +2.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.55 £15.00 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £65.50 £38.50 £22.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.63 £17.75 £17.25
% change year-on-year
-6.33% +2.89%
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
3078 3041 3615
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 12.68% 12.07% 13.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 1887 1966 2138
Average daily rate £400 £380 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £225 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £538 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 92 96 170
Average hourly rate £19.00 £20.00 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% +2.56%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £14.06 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £48.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.00 £24.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-10.20% -2.00%

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 22 August 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 22 August 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 22 August 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 +22 48 £360 -7.09% 26
Kingston Upon Thames +1 4 £310 -
Docklands, London +14 3 £525 +12.29%
Croydon +4 3 £355 - 2
Twickenham - 1 - -
Harrow - - - -
Hounslow - - - -
Canary Wharf - - - -
Wimbledon - - - -
Chiswick - - - -
Mayfair - - - -
DHCP
England

DHCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 22 August 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.

1 375 (94.70%) DNS
2 294 (74.24%) Windows
3 248 (62.63%) Active Directory
4 177 (44.70%) Microsoft
5 168 (42.42%) VMware
6 148 (37.37%) Windows Server 2008
7 143 (36.11%) MS Exchange
8 129 (32.58%) Cisco
9 120 (30.30%) Firewall
10 111 (28.03%) VMware Infrastructure
11 107 (27.02%) TCP/IP
12 105 (26.52%) Windows 7
13 95 (23.99%) Windows Server 2003
14 93 (23.48%) Exchange Server 2010
15 92 (23.23%) HP
15 92 (23.23%) Citrix
16 90 (22.73%) MS Excel
17 88 (22.22%) LAN
18 83 (20.96%) ITIL
19 80 (20.20%) SAN
20 77 (19.44%) SCCM
21 75 (18.94%) Microsoft Certification
21 75 (18.94%) Windows XP
22 74 (18.69%) WAN
23 69 (17.42%) SQL
24 65 (16.41%) VPN
24 65 (16.41%) PowerShell
25 62 (15.66%) SQL Server
26 59 (14.90%) Linux
26 59 (14.90%) Exchange Server 2007

DHCP
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 (36.11%) MS Exchange
2 93 (23.48%) Exchange Server 2010
3 59 (14.90%) Exchange Server 2007
4 46 (11.62%) IIS
4 46 (11.62%) Exchange Server 2003
5 45 (11.36%) SharePoint
6 31 (7.83%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 25 (6.31%) Lync
8 15 (3.79%) Tomcat
8 15 (3.79%) Apache
9 14 (3.54%) WebSphere
10 9 (2.27%) nginx
10 9 (2.27%) Jetty
11 7 (1.77%) IBM Notes
12 6 (1.52%) Exchange Server 2013
12 6 (1.52%) SharePoint 2010
13 5 (1.26%) SharePoint 2013
14 2 (0.51%) SharePoint Server
15 1 (0.25%) Liferay
15 1 (0.25%) OpenStack
Applications
1 90 (22.73%) MS Excel
2 58 (14.65%) MS Office
3 6 (1.52%) MS Visio
4 5 (1.26%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.25%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 6 (1.52%) Oracle EBS
2 3 (0.76%) Remedy ITSM
3 2 (0.51%) ReMetrica
4 1 (0.25%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.25%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 17 (4.29%) Cloud Computing
2 11 (2.78%) Google App Engine
2 11 (2.78%) Amazon EC2
3 8 (2.02%) Office 365
4 4 (1.01%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.25%) SaaS
5 1 (0.25%) Joyent
5 1 (0.25%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 375 (94.70%) DNS
2 120 (30.30%) Firewall
3 107 (27.02%) TCP/IP
4 88 (22.22%) LAN
5 80 (20.20%) SAN
6 74 (18.69%) WAN
7 65 (16.41%) VPN
8 48 (12.12%) Wireless
9 40 (10.10%) IPsec
10 33 (8.33%) Network Security
11 29 (7.32%) MPLS
11 29 (7.32%) VoIP
12 26 (6.57%) FTP
13 24 (6.06%) Internet
14 23 (5.81%) Cisco IOS
14 23 (5.81%) HTTP
15 21 (5.30%) OSPF
15 21 (5.30%) Cisco Nexus
16 20 (5.05%) BGP
16 20 (5.05%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 62 (15.66%) SQL Server
2 11 (2.78%) MySQL
3 9 (2.27%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (1.26%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (0.51%) SQL Server 2000
5 2 (0.51%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.25%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (0.25%) Oracle Database 10g
6 1 (0.25%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (0.25%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (0.25%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 1 (0.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (0.25%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (0.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 10 (2.53%) Jenkins
2 7 (1.77%) MSI
3 4 (1.01%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (0.51%) Visual Studio
4 2 (0.51%) Git (software)
5 1 (0.25%) Redmine
5 1 (0.25%) Hudson
5 1 (0.25%) Trac
5 1 (0.25%) LoadRunner
5 1 (0.25%) JUnit
5 1 (0.25%) Eclipse
5 1 (0.25%) Bugzilla
5 1 (0.25%) Subversion
5 1 (0.25%) Selenium
5 1 (0.25%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (0.25%) JIRA
General
1 48 (12.12%) Finance
2 28 (7.07%) Banking
3 20 (5.05%) French Language
4 17 (4.29%) Marketing
4 17 (4.29%) Advertising
5 16 (4.04%) Telecoms
6 15 (3.79%) Investment Banking
7 14 (3.54%) Mandarin Language
7 14 (3.54%) Spanish Language
8 10 (2.53%) Law
9 7 (1.77%) Legal
10 6 (1.52%) German Language
10 6 (1.52%) Local Government
10 6 (1.52%) Retail
10 6 (1.52%) Back Office
11 4 (1.01%) Manufacturing
12 1 (0.25%) Financial Institution
12 1 (0.25%) Front Office
12 1 (0.25%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 56 (14.14%) Analyst
2 35 (8.84%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 32 (8.08%) Systems Engineer
3 32 (8.08%) 2nd Line Support
4 30 (7.58%) Network Engineer
5 28 (7.07%) Administrator
6 26 (6.57%) Support Analyst
7 25 (6.31%) Support Engineer
8 24 (6.06%) Architect
9 23 (5.81%) Server Engineer
9 23 (5.81%) Consultant
10 22 (5.56%) Infrastructure Analyst
11 21 (5.30%) Systems Administrator
12 19 (4.80%) Infrastructure Architect
13 16 (4.04%) Desktop Support
14 15 (3.79%) Wintel Engineer
15 11 (2.78%) IT Support
15 11 (2.78%) Network Specialist
16 10 (2.53%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
16 10 (2.53%) 3rd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (4.04%) .NET
2 9 (2.27%) Servlets
3 8 (2.02%) J2EE
4 5 (1.26%) Web Services
4 5 (1.26%) ASP.NET
5 4 (1.01%) Middleware
6 3 (0.76%) HTML
7 2 (0.51%) Ajax
7 2 (0.51%) .NET Framework
7 2 (0.51%) WCF
7 2 (0.51%) LAMP
7 2 (0.51%) XML
7 2 (0.51%) CSS
7 2 (0.51%) ADO.NET
7 2 (0.51%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 2 (0.51%) ASP.NET MVC
8 1 (0.25%) HTML5
8 1 (0.25%) VXML
8 1 (0.25%) COM
8 1 (0.25%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 48 (12.12%) Blackberry
2 34 (8.59%) Clustering
3 19 (4.80%) Replication
4 15 (3.79%) Open Source
5 14 (3.54%) Management Information System
6 13 (3.28%) Fat Client
6 13 (3.28%) Thin Client
7 11 (2.78%) Computer Science
8 9 (2.27%) Video Conferencing
8 9 (2.27%) Statistics
9 7 (1.77%) Enterprise Storage
10 6 (1.52%) CESG
10 6 (1.52%) NHS
11 5 (1.26%) Client/Server
12 4 (1.01%) Smartphone
12 4 (1.01%) iPhone
12 4 (1.01%) Handset
12 4 (1.01%) Smartcard
12 4 (1.01%) iPad
13 3 (0.76%) Firmware
Operating Systems
1 294 (74.24%) Windows
2 148 (37.37%) Windows Server 2008
3 105 (26.52%) Windows 7
4 95 (23.99%) Windows Server 2003
5 75 (18.94%) Windows XP
6 59 (14.90%) Linux
6 59 (14.90%) Windows Server 2012
7 17 (4.29%) Solaris
8 15 (3.79%) UNIX
9 13 (3.28%) Windows Vista
9 13 (3.28%) Windows 2000 Server
10 11 (2.78%) Windows 8
11 10 (2.53%) Windows 2000
12 8 (2.02%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 7 (1.77%) Mac OS X
14 4 (1.01%) Ubuntu
14 4 (1.01%) SUSE
14 4 (1.01%) Debian
14 4 (1.01%) Mac OS
15 3 (0.76%) NetWare
Processes & Methodologies
1 83 (20.96%) ITIL
2 44 (11.11%) Migration
3 33 (8.33%) Load Balancing
4 28 (7.07%) Service Delivery
5 23 (5.81%) Change Management
6 19 (4.80%) Project Management
7 18 (4.55%) Service Management
7 18 (4.55%) Disaster Recovery
8 16 (4.04%) Configuration Management
9 15 (3.79%) Data Protection
10 11 (2.78%) Incident Management
10 11 (2.78%) Asset Management
11 10 (2.53%) Capacity Management
12 9 (2.27%) Network Management
12 9 (2.27%) Change Control
12 9 (2.27%) Kalman Filter
12 9 (2.27%) BCP
13 8 (2.02%) Automated Testing
13 8 (2.02%) Unit Testing
13 8 (2.02%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 69 (17.42%) SQL
2 65 (16.41%) PowerShell
3 19 (4.80%) VBScript
4 18 (4.55%) C
4 18 (4.55%) Perl
5 15 (3.79%) VB
6 12 (3.03%) Bash Shell
7 11 (2.78%) Java
8 9 (2.27%) Shell Script
9 4 (1.01%) PHP
9 4 (1.01%) C#
10 3 (0.76%) Python
10 3 (0.76%) JavaScript
10 3 (0.76%) VB.NET
10 3 (0.76%) Korn
11 2 (0.51%) Ruby
11 2 (0.51%) KiXtart
11 2 (0.51%) Bourne shell
12 1 (0.25%) C++
12 1 (0.25%) Erlang
Qualifications
1 75 (18.94%) Microsoft Certification
2 54 (13.64%) MCSE
3 28 (7.07%) Security Cleared
4 27 (6.82%) Degree
4 27 (6.82%) MCITP
5 26 (6.57%) SC Cleared
6 24 (6.06%) Cisco Certification
7 22 (5.56%) MCP
8 16 (4.04%) CCNA
9 9 (2.27%) CCNP
10 7 (1.77%) MCSA
10 7 (1.77%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 6 (1.52%) CISSP
12 5 (1.26%) Citrix Certification
12 5 (1.26%) MCDST
13 4 (1.01%) A+ Certification
13 4 (1.01%) ITIL Certification
13 4 (1.01%) CCIE
14 3 (0.76%) NCDA
14 3 (0.76%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (6.31%) SLA
2 6 (1.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (0.76%) QA
4 1 (0.25%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.25%) COBIT
System Software
1 248 (62.63%) Active Directory
2 111 (28.03%) VMware Infrastructure
3 47 (11.87%) Hyper-V
4 45 (11.36%) vSphere
5 40 (10.10%) XenApp
6 24 (6.06%) VMware ESX
7 23 (5.81%) VMware ESXi
8 20 (5.05%) ISA Server
9 13 (3.28%) Xen
9 13 (3.28%) Terminal Services
10 10 (2.53%) XenDesktop
11 8 (2.02%) Microsoft App-V
11 8 (2.02%) NFS
12 6 (1.52%) KVM
12 6 (1.52%) DFS Replication
12 6 (1.52%) XenServer
13 5 (1.26%) Oracle RAC
14 4 (1.01%) Squid
14 4 (1.01%) vCloud
14 4 (1.01%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 77 (19.44%) SCCM
2 38 (9.60%) SCOM
3 32 (8.08%) Backup Exec
4 19 (4.80%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 14 (3.54%) Puppet
5 14 (3.54%) WSUS
6 9 (2.27%) SCOrch
7 8 (2.02%) MAILsweeper
8 7 (1.77%) HP SIM
8 7 (1.77%) OpenView
9 6 (1.52%) OVSD
9 6 (1.52%) DameWare
9 6 (1.52%) Norton AntiVirus
10 5 (1.26%) Opscode Chef
10 5 (1.26%) Forefront Identity Manager
10 5 (1.26%) NetBackup
10 5 (1.26%) SCVMM
11 4 (1.01%) WMI
11 4 (1.01%) CA Spectrum
11 4 (1.01%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 177 (44.70%) Microsoft
2 168 (42.42%) VMware
3 129 (32.58%) Cisco
4 92 (23.23%) HP
4 92 (23.23%) Citrix
5 48 (12.12%) Symantec
6 41 (10.35%) CheckPoint
7 26 (6.57%) Dell
8 23 (5.81%) NetApp
9 21 (5.30%) Oracle
9 21 (5.30%) Juniper
10 19 (4.80%) Bloomberg
10 19 (4.80%) Websense
10 19 (4.80%) F5
10 19 (4.80%) SolarWinds
11 16 (4.04%) Infoblox
11 16 (4.04%) IBM
11 16 (4.04%) AppSense
12 14 (3.54%) EMC
13 13 (3.28%) Apple
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