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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DHCP over the 3 months to 8 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
8 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol (DHCP)
Rank 140 159 147
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -12
Contract jobs citing DHCP 123 90 94
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 1.34% 1.01% 1.11%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.18% 5.22% 6.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 61 44 39
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£330 £266 £240
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+24.12% +10.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £221 £195 £156
10% offered a daily rate of more than £449 £364 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £305 £275 £275
% change year-on-year
+10.90% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 13 17
Average hourly rate £21.00 £15.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+40.00% -14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.70 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.00 £25.00 £23.60
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 South East region.

Communications & Networking Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
1714 1725 1551
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 18.71% 19.28% 18.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 848 748 657
Average daily rate £375 £325 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £195 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £460 £470
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 121 96 162
Average hourly rate £26.00 £17.50 £25.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+48.57% -31.37%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.75 £12.80 £13.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.50 £45.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.75 £18.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+31.94% -28.00%

DHCP
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing DHCP across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 8 July 2015.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing DHCP across the South East region over the 3 months to 8 July 2015.

DHCP Hourly Rate Histogram 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing DHCP within the South East region over the 3 months to 8 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
Surrey +25 37 £350 +22.27% 16
Hampshire +5 19 £483 +108.99% 7
Berkshire -6 18 £259 -20.38% 17
East Sussex +2 14 £330 +10.00% 3
Oxfordshire -16 11 £294 - 4
West Sussex -18 11 £400 +81.81% 6
Buckinghamshire +11 10 £400 +45.45% 10
Kent -9 1 £255 +24.39% 2
DHCP
England

DHCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 8 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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.

1 241 (97.57%) DNS
2 176 (71.26%) Windows
3 146 (59.11%) Active Directory
4 124 (50.20%) VMware
5 99 (40.08%) TCP/IP
5 99 (40.08%) Microsoft
6 94 (38.06%) VMware Infrastructure
7 92 (37.25%) MS Exchange
8 88 (35.63%) Windows Server 2008
9 81 (32.79%) Firewall
10 69 (27.94%) ITIL
11 64 (25.91%) Cisco
11 64 (25.91%) Windows Server 2003
12 63 (25.51%) LAN
13 57 (23.08%) SQL
14 54 (21.86%) SQL Server
15 51 (20.65%) WAN
15 51 (20.65%) SAN
16 49 (19.84%) Windows Server 2012
17 48 (19.43%) Windows 7
18 47 (19.03%) Citrix
18 47 (19.03%) Finance
19 46 (18.62%) HP
20 41 (16.60%) SCCM
20 41 (16.60%) Exchange Server 2010
21 40 (16.19%) Security Cleared
21 40 (16.19%) vSphere
22 39 (15.79%) Exchange Server 2007
23 36 (14.57%) Hyper-V
24 35 (14.17%) VPN

DHCP
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 8 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 92 (37.25%) MS Exchange
2 41 (16.60%) Exchange Server 2010
3 39 (15.79%) Exchange Server 2007
4 18 (7.29%) IIS
5 16 (6.48%) SharePoint
6 15 (6.07%) Exchange Server 2003
7 12 (4.86%) Exchange Server 2013
8 11 (4.45%) Lync
9 10 (4.05%) Apache
10 9 (3.64%) Tomcat
11 6 (2.43%) SharePoint 2013
12 5 (2.02%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
13 4 (1.62%) OpenStack
14 2 (0.81%) SharePoint Server
15 1 (0.40%) MS Project Server
15 1 (0.40%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 30 (12.15%) MS Excel
2 26 (10.53%) MS Office
3 5 (2.02%) MS Project
4 4 (1.62%) MS Visio
5 3 (1.21%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 14 (5.67%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 27 (10.93%) IaaS
2 25 (10.12%) Microsoft Azure
3 18 (7.29%) SaaS
3 18 (7.29%) PaaS
4 15 (6.07%) Amazon AWS
5 14 (5.67%) Office 365
6 6 (2.43%) AWS CloudFormation
6 6 (2.43%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 4 (1.62%) Cloud Computing
8 2 (0.81%) Azure Active Directory
9 1 (0.40%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 241 (97.57%) DNS
2 99 (40.08%) TCP/IP
3 81 (32.79%) Firewall
4 63 (25.51%) LAN
5 51 (20.65%) WAN
5 51 (20.65%) SAN
6 35 (14.17%) VPN
7 33 (13.36%) VLAN
8 27 (10.93%) Wireshark
9 20 (8.10%) Network Security
9 20 (8.10%) NAS
10 18 (7.29%) Fibre Channel
11 17 (6.88%) MPLS
12 16 (6.48%) Internet
12 16 (6.48%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
12 16 (6.48%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
13 15 (6.07%) Multicast
13 15 (6.07%) Cisco ASA
14 14 (5.67%) SSL
15 13 (5.26%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 54 (21.86%) SQL Server
2 15 (6.07%) SQL Server 2008
3 12 (4.86%) Oracle Database
4 10 (4.05%) SQL Server 2005
5 5 (2.02%) SQL Server 2000
5 5 (2.02%) Hadoop
5 5 (2.02%) SQL Server 2012
6 4 (1.62%) Amazon RDS
7 1 (0.40%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (2.02%) Jenkins
2 4 (1.62%) Git (software)
2 4 (1.62%) Ant
2 4 (1.62%) Maven
2 4 (1.62%) JIRA
3 3 (1.21%) Subversion
4 2 (0.81%) Rational DOORS
4 2 (0.81%) MSI
5 1 (0.40%) JMeter
5 1 (0.40%) ClearCase
5 1 (0.40%) ClearQuest
5 1 (0.40%) Selenium
5 1 (0.40%) StarTeam
5 1 (0.40%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (0.40%) WebDriver
General
1 47 (19.03%) Finance
2 6 (2.43%) Legal
2 6 (2.43%) Banking
2 6 (2.43%) Telecoms
3 5 (2.02%) Online Betting
3 5 (2.02%) Back Office
3 5 (2.02%) Manufacturing
4 4 (1.62%) Billing
5 3 (1.21%) Japanese Language
6 2 (0.81%) Retail
7 1 (0.40%) Electronics
7 1 (0.40%) Advertising
7 1 (0.40%) Local Government
7 1 (0.40%) French Language
7 1 (0.40%) German Language
Job Titles
1 53 (21.46%) Analyst
2 28 (11.34%) Support Engineer
3 26 (10.53%) Support Analyst
3 26 (10.53%) Consultant
4 23 (9.31%) IT Support
5 22 (8.91%) Network Engineer
5 22 (8.91%) 3rd Line Support
6 21 (8.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 20 (8.10%) Architect
8 18 (7.29%) Infrastructure Architect
9 16 (6.48%) Server Engineer
9 16 (6.48%) Network Consultant
9 16 (6.48%) Infrastructure Analyst
10 15 (6.07%) IT Support Analyst
11 12 (4.86%) 2nd Line Support
11 12 (4.86%) Systems Engineer
12 9 (3.64%) Administrator
12 9 (3.64%) Senior Network Engineer
13 8 (3.24%) Network Security Consultant
13 8 (3.24%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (5.67%) Rendezvous
2 9 (3.64%) 802.1X
3 4 (1.62%) Application Packaging
3 4 (1.62%) Web Services
4 3 (1.21%) boto
4 3 (1.21%) ODBC
5 2 (0.81%) Flash
5 2 (0.81%) XML
6 1 (0.40%) .NET
6 1 (0.40%) CSS
6 1 (0.40%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 31 (12.55%) Data Centre
2 23 (9.31%) Clustering
3 20 (8.10%) Management Information System
4 17 (6.88%) Analytical Skills
5 14 (5.67%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 10 (4.05%) PKI
7 9 (3.64%) Enterprise Software
8 8 (3.24%) FlexPod
8 8 (3.24%) Replication
9 6 (2.43%) Private Cloud
10 4 (1.62%) Hybrid Cloud
10 4 (1.62%) Blackberry
10 4 (1.62%) Informatics
10 4 (1.62%) Computer Science
11 3 (1.21%) EqualLogic
11 3 (1.21%) Enterprise Storage
11 3 (1.21%) Smartphone
11 3 (1.21%) NHS
11 3 (1.21%) BYOD
12 2 (0.81%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 176 (71.26%) Windows
2 88 (35.63%) Windows Server 2008
3 64 (25.91%) Windows Server 2003
4 49 (19.84%) Windows Server 2012
5 48 (19.43%) Windows 7
6 27 (10.93%) Windows XP
6 27 (10.93%) Linux
7 14 (5.67%) Windows 8
8 10 (4.05%) UNIX
9 9 (3.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 9 (3.64%) Data ONTAP
10 4 (1.62%) Windows 2000
11 2 (0.81%) VMS
11 2 (0.81%) Windows 2000 Server
11 2 (0.81%) Apple iOS
12 1 (0.40%) Mac OS
12 1 (0.40%) Mac OS X
12 1 (0.40%) Windows Vista
12 1 (0.40%) Android
12 1 (0.40%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 69 (27.94%) ITIL
2 32 (12.96%) Service Management
3 25 (10.12%) Migration
4 19 (7.69%) Problem Management
4 19 (7.69%) Load Balancing
5 17 (6.88%) Change Management
6 16 (6.48%) Capacity Management
7 14 (5.67%) Network Architecture
8 12 (4.86%) Performance Monitoring
8 12 (4.86%) Time Management
9 11 (4.45%) Configuration Management
10 10 (4.05%) Service Delivery
10 10 (4.05%) Network Design
10 10 (4.05%) Software Deployment
10 10 (4.05%) Server Building
11 9 (3.64%) Portfolio Management
12 7 (2.83%) Root Cause Analysis
12 7 (2.83%) Network Monitoring
12 7 (2.83%) Disaster Recovery
12 7 (2.83%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 57 (23.08%) SQL
2 27 (10.93%) PowerShell
3 11 (4.45%) Python
4 8 (3.24%) Shell Script
5 7 (2.83%) VBScript
6 6 (2.43%) Ruby
6 6 (2.43%) Perl
7 4 (1.62%) VB
8 2 (0.81%) Java
8 2 (0.81%) C
8 2 (0.81%) C#
9 1 (0.40%) C++
9 1 (0.40%) Korn
9 1 (0.40%) Bourne shell
Qualifications
1 40 (16.19%) Security Cleared
2 33 (13.36%) Microsoft Certification
3 30 (12.15%) Cisco Certification
4 25 (10.12%) SC Cleared
5 20 (8.10%) MCSE
6 17 (6.88%) CCNA
7 14 (5.67%) CISSP
7 14 (5.67%) DV Cleared
8 13 (5.26%) CCNP
9 12 (4.86%) MCSA
9 12 (4.86%) MCITP
9 12 (4.86%) Degree
10 9 (3.64%) CCIE
11 7 (2.83%) MCP
12 6 (2.43%) MCTS
13 4 (1.62%) HND
13 4 (1.62%) CCDE
14 3 (1.21%) Network+ Certification
14 3 (1.21%) A+ Certification
15 2 (0.81%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.02%) SLA
2 2 (0.81%) QA
System Software
1 146 (59.11%) Active Directory
2 94 (38.06%) VMware Infrastructure
3 40 (16.19%) vSphere
4 36 (14.57%) Hyper-V
5 32 (12.96%) VMware ESXi
6 28 (11.34%) XenApp
7 24 (9.72%) XenDesktop
8 18 (7.29%) vCloud
9 11 (4.45%) Forefront TMG
10 5 (2.02%) DFS Replication
10 5 (2.02%) VMware ESX
10 5 (2.02%) HDFS
11 4 (1.62%) Samba
11 4 (1.62%) VMware Server
12 3 (1.21%) UAG
13 2 (0.81%) XenServer
13 2 (0.81%) Terminal Services
14 1 (0.40%) ISA Server
14 1 (0.40%) Terminal Server
14 1 (0.40%) Squid
Systems Management
1 41 (16.60%) SCCM
2 25 (10.12%) SCOM
3 14 (5.67%) WSUS
4 13 (5.26%) vMotion
5 11 (4.45%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 11 (4.45%) SCVMM
6 8 (3.24%) NetBackup
7 7 (2.83%) Backup Exec
7 7 (2.83%) Forefront Identity Manager
7 7 (2.83%) Puppet
8 6 (2.43%) AirWatch
8 6 (2.43%) Opscode Chef
8 6 (2.43%) Nagios
9 5 (2.02%) Zenoss
10 4 (1.62%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
11 3 (1.21%) WMI
11 3 (1.21%) Tivoli Storage Manager
11 3 (1.21%) HP Data Protector
12 2 (0.81%) Cacti
12 2 (0.81%) MOM
Vendors
1 124 (50.20%) VMware
2 99 (40.08%) Microsoft
3 64 (25.91%) Cisco
4 47 (19.03%) Citrix
5 46 (18.62%) HP
6 28 (11.34%) Juniper
7 24 (9.72%) NetApp
7 24 (9.72%) SolarWinds
8 20 (8.10%) F5
8 20 (8.10%) Oracle
9 18 (7.29%) NetScout
9 18 (7.29%) Lancope
10 17 (6.88%) Blue Coat
11 16 (6.48%) IBM
12 15 (6.07%) CheckPoint
13 14 (5.67%) TIBCO
13 14 (5.67%) Bloomberg
13 14 (5.67%) Radianz
13 14 (5.67%) LogLogic
13 14 (5.67%) TippingPoint
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