The table below looks at the statistics for DHCP skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DHCP over the 3 months to 23 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol (DHCP)
England / South East
Rank 150 141 143
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +2
Contract jobs citing DHCP 82 111 112
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 1.12% 1.35% 1.21%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.26% 6.80% 5.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 69 63
Median daily rate £350 £310 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.90% -8.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £170 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £425 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
-1.51% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 10 10
Median hourly rate £55.65 £31.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+76.66% +57.50%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.25 £20.00 £18.32
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +9.20%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the South East region.

Communications & Networking Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
1560 1633 1878
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 21.40% 19.90% 20.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 909 890 905
Median daily rate £400 £365 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.58% +4.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £250 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £366 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.02% +4.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 90 98 113
Median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £31.15
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +28.41%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £14.75 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £52.50 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £30.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +20.00%

DHCP
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South East region citing DHCP as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

DHCP Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

DHCP
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing DHCP across the South East region.

DHCP Daily Rate Trend in the South East

DHCP
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing DHCP across the South East region over the 3 months to 23 January 2017.

DHCP Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

DHCP
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing DHCP across the South East region.

DHCP Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

DHCP
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing DHCP within the South East region over the 3 months to 23 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Buckinghamshire - 23 £500 - 3
Hampshire +15 17 £301 +9.27% 4
Surrey +6 14 £210 -36.36% 7
Berkshire -6 10 £260 -18.75% 11
Oxfordshire -1 6 £350 +77.21% 5
West Sussex -4 5 - - 2
East Sussex +3 1 £325 - 4
Kent -12 1 - - 6
DHCP
England

DHCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing DHCP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the South East region with a requirement for DHCP.

1 170 (89.95%) DNS
2 134 (70.90%) Windows
3 133 (70.37%) Active Directory
4 91 (48.15%) Windows Server
5 90 (47.62%) Microsoft
6 81 (42.86%) Windows Server 2008
7 75 (39.68%) Windows Server 2012
8 64 (33.86%) ITIL
9 63 (33.33%) LAN
10 60 (31.75%) VMware
11 55 (29.10%) Cisco
12 53 (28.04%) WAN
13 52 (27.51%) Windows Server 2003
14 49 (25.93%) TCP/IP
15 47 (24.87%) Security Cleared
16 46 (24.34%) PowerShell
16 46 (24.34%) SCCM
16 46 (24.34%) Firewall
17 45 (23.81%) Office 365
18 41 (21.69%) Windows 7
19 40 (21.16%) Data Centre
20 37 (19.58%) VMware Infrastructure
20 37 (19.58%) MS Exchange
20 37 (19.58%) HP
21 36 (19.05%) SC Cleared
22 34 (17.99%) Hyper-V
22 34 (17.99%) SQL
23 33 (17.46%) Cisco Certification
23 33 (17.46%) SCOM
23 33 (17.46%) Problem Management

DHCP
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 37 (19.58%) MS Exchange
2 25 (13.23%) Skype for Business
3 22 (11.64%) Exchange Server 2010
3 22 (11.64%) IIS
4 19 (10.05%) SharePoint
5 16 (8.47%) Exchange Server 2013
6 13 (6.88%) Exchange Server 2007
7 9 (4.76%) Apache
8 5 (2.65%) Exchange Server 2003
8 5 (2.65%) Tomcat
9 4 (2.12%) JBoss
10 2 (1.06%) OpenStack
10 2 (1.06%) SharePoint 2013
11 1 (0.53%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 1 (0.53%) Confluence
11 1 (0.53%) SAS
Applications
1 30 (15.87%) MS Office
2 24 (12.70%) MS Excel
3 3 (1.59%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.53%) Acrobat
4 1 (0.53%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (1.59%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 45 (23.81%) Office 365
2 24 (12.70%) Microsoft Azure
3 22 (11.64%) Amazon AWS
4 6 (3.17%) IaaS
4 6 (3.17%) SaaS
5 3 (1.59%) AWS CloudFormation
6 2 (1.06%) PaaS
7 1 (0.53%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 1 (0.53%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 170 (89.95%) DNS
2 63 (33.33%) LAN
3 53 (28.04%) WAN
4 49 (25.93%) TCP/IP
5 46 (24.34%) Firewall
6 27 (14.29%) Internet
7 19 (10.05%) LDAP
7 19 (10.05%) MPLS
7 19 (10.05%) Skype
7 19 (10.05%) SMTP
7 19 (10.05%) VPN
8 18 (9.52%) SAN
9 17 (8.99%) Network Security
10 15 (7.94%) VLAN
11 13 (6.88%) Cisco Nexus
11 13 (6.88%) Intrusion Detection
12 12 (6.35%) Kerberos
12 12 (6.35%) SSL
13 11 (5.82%) Cisco IOS
13 11 (5.82%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (16.40%) SQL Server
2 13 (6.88%) SQL Server 2008
2 13 (6.88%) SQL Server 2012
3 8 (4.23%) MySQL
3 8 (4.23%) PostgreSQL
4 5 (2.65%) MS Access
5 4 (2.12%) Amazon RDS
6 2 (1.06%) SQL Server 2014
7 1 (0.53%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (0.53%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
7 1 (0.53%) BusinessObjects XI
7 1 (0.53%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.53%) SQL Server 2000
7 1 (0.53%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 8 (4.23%) Git (software)
2 5 (2.65%) Jenkins
2 5 (2.65%) Subversion
3 2 (1.06%) JIRA
4 1 (0.53%) Ant
4 1 (0.53%) Maven
4 1 (0.53%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 8 (4.23%) Back Office
2 7 (3.70%) Finance
3 5 (2.65%) Electronics
3 5 (2.65%) French Language
3 5 (2.65%) Retail
3 5 (2.65%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.06%) Publishing
5 1 (0.53%) Banking
5 1 (0.53%) Billing
5 1 (0.53%) Games
5 1 (0.53%) Local Government
5 1 (0.53%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 31 (16.40%) Support Engineer
2 19 (10.05%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 18 (9.52%) Consultant
4 17 (8.99%) 2nd Line Support
5 16 (8.47%) Network Engineer
6 15 (7.94%) Analyst
7 13 (6.88%) Architect
8 12 (6.35%) 3rd Line Support
8 12 (6.35%) Desktop Support
9 11 (5.82%) 3rd Line Engineer
10 10 (5.29%) Active Directory Engineer
10 10 (5.29%) Systems Engineer
10 10 (5.29%) Windows Engineer
11 9 (4.76%) Support Analyst
12 8 (4.23%) Desktop Engineer
12 8 (4.23%) Linux Engineer
12 8 (4.23%) VMware Engineer
13 7 (3.70%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
13 7 (3.70%) Designer
13 7 (3.70%) Windows Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (3.70%) PostGIS
1 7 (3.70%) Web Services
2 6 (3.17%) 802.1X
3 3 (1.59%) LAMP
4 2 (1.06%) .NET
4 2 (1.06%) ASP.NET
4 2 (1.06%) LAPP Stack
4 2 (1.06%) XML
5 1 (0.53%) boto
5 1 (0.53%) JSON
5 1 (0.53%) JTAPI
5 1 (0.53%) RESTful
5 1 (0.53%) RFC 2833
Miscellaneous
1 40 (21.16%) Data Centre
2 22 (11.64%) Management Information System
3 15 (7.94%) PKI
4 14 (7.41%) BYOD
4 14 (7.41%) Clustering
5 10 (5.29%) Cryptography
5 10 (5.29%) Driving Licence
6 9 (4.76%) Computer Science
7 8 (4.23%) Replication
8 6 (3.17%) Analytical Skills
8 6 (3.17%) Enterprise Software
9 5 (2.65%) Statistics
10 3 (1.59%) Fat Client
10 3 (1.59%) Thin Client
11 2 (1.06%) Enterprise Cloud
11 2 (1.06%) Hybrid Cloud
11 2 (1.06%) NHS
11 2 (1.06%) Virtual Team
12 1 (0.53%) Blackberry
12 1 (0.53%) Digital TV
Operating Systems
1 134 (70.90%) Windows
2 91 (48.15%) Windows Server
3 81 (42.86%) Windows Server 2008
4 75 (39.68%) Windows Server 2012
5 52 (27.51%) Windows Server 2003
6 41 (21.69%) Windows 7
7 27 (14.29%) Windows 10
8 24 (12.70%) Linux
9 17 (8.99%) Windows XP
10 16 (8.47%) Mac OS X
11 13 (6.88%) Android
12 9 (4.76%) Unix
13 7 (3.70%) Solaris
14 6 (3.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 6 (3.17%) Windows 8
15 5 (2.65%) Apple iOS
16 4 (2.12%) Debian
16 4 (2.12%) Windows Vista
17 2 (1.06%) Ubuntu
18 1 (0.53%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (33.86%) ITIL
2 33 (17.46%) Problem Management
3 29 (15.34%) Mobile Device Management
4 25 (13.23%) Change Management
5 17 (8.99%) Incident Management
6 15 (7.94%) Capacity Management
7 13 (6.88%) Infrastructure Monitoring
7 13 (6.88%) Migration
7 13 (6.88%) Security Patching
7 13 (6.88%) Service Design
8 11 (5.82%) Data Centre Operations
8 11 (5.82%) Information Security
8 11 (5.82%) Multi-Factor Authentication
8 11 (5.82%) Project Management
8 11 (5.82%) Two-Factor Authentication
9 10 (5.29%) Computer Security
9 10 (5.29%) Configuration Management
9 10 (5.29%) Kalman Filter
9 10 (5.29%) Patch Management
9 10 (5.29%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 46 (24.34%) PowerShell
2 34 (17.99%) SQL
3 16 (8.47%) Python
4 12 (6.35%) VB
5 9 (4.76%) Perl
6 6 (3.17%) Bash Shell
6 6 (3.17%) C++
7 5 (2.65%) C
7 5 (2.65%) Ruby
7 5 (2.65%) VBScript
8 4 (2.12%) Go
8 4 (2.12%) Rust
8 4 (2.12%) Scala
9 3 (1.59%) C#
10 2 (1.06%) Java
10 2 (1.06%) PHP
11 1 (0.53%) Korn
11 1 (0.53%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 47 (24.87%) Security Cleared
2 36 (19.05%) SC Cleared
3 33 (17.46%) Cisco Certification
4 24 (12.70%) Microsoft Certification
5 22 (11.64%) CCNA
6 21 (11.11%) CCNP
7 15 (7.94%) DV Cleared
8 14 (7.41%) MCSA
8 14 (7.41%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 9 (4.76%) MCSE
10 8 (4.23%) CCIE
11 7 (3.70%) MCITP
12 5 (2.65%) MCP
13 4 (2.12%) GCIH
13 4 (2.12%) GIAC
13 4 (2.12%) RHCSA
13 4 (2.12%) VCP4
13 4 (2.12%) VCP5
14 3 (1.59%) CISSP
15 2 (1.06%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (7.94%) PCI DSS
1 15 (7.94%) SLA
2 8 (4.23%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 133 (70.37%) Active Directory
2 37 (19.58%) VMware Infrastructure
3 34 (17.99%) Hyper-V
4 21 (11.11%) Microsoft App-V
5 16 (8.47%) XenApp
6 13 (6.88%) vSphere
7 12 (6.35%) Virtual Desktop
8 8 (4.23%) Terminal Services
8 8 (4.23%) UAG
9 6 (3.17%) Firmware
9 6 (3.17%) Forefront TMG
9 6 (3.17%) ISA Server
10 5 (2.65%) XenDesktop
11 2 (1.06%) iptables
11 2 (1.06%) VMware ESXi
12 1 (0.53%) BitLocker
12 1 (0.53%) Ceph
12 1 (0.53%) Dovecot
12 1 (0.53%) Virtual Servers
12 1 (0.53%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 46 (24.34%) SCCM
2 33 (17.46%) SCOM
3 21 (11.11%) NetBackup
4 16 (8.47%) Puppet
5 15 (7.94%) WSUS
6 13 (6.88%) Norton AntiVirus
7 12 (6.35%) AirWatch
7 12 (6.35%) Cisco Prime
8 10 (5.29%) OpenView Configuration Management
9 9 (4.76%) EdgeSight
10 5 (2.65%) AppDNA
10 5 (2.65%) Netcool
10 5 (2.65%) SafeCom
10 5 (2.65%) Tivoli Storage Manager
11 4 (2.12%) Backup Exec
11 4 (2.12%) Nagios
11 4 (2.12%) Red Hat Satellite
11 4 (2.12%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
12 3 (1.59%) Ansible
12 3 (1.59%) Unicenter
Vendors
1 90 (47.62%) Microsoft
2 60 (31.75%) VMware
3 55 (29.10%) Cisco
4 37 (19.58%) HP
5 28 (14.81%) Citrix
6 15 (7.94%) F5
7 14 (7.41%) Symantec
8 12 (6.35%) MobileIron
9 11 (5.82%) Intel Security
9 11 (5.82%) Juniper
10 10 (5.29%) Forcepoint
10 10 (5.29%) Veritas
11 9 (4.76%) CheckPoint
11 9 (4.76%) Dell
12 8 (4.23%) Oracle
13 7 (3.70%) EMC
13 7 (3.70%) Red Hat
13 7 (3.70%) Remedy
14 6 (3.17%) Apple
14 6 (3.17%) Sophos
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