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 22 December 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 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol (DHCP)
Rank 144 154 115
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -39
Contract jobs citing DHCP 124 91 122
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 1.25% 1.06% 1.46%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.54% 6.35% 6.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 72 43 75
Average daily rate
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£342 £275 £331
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+24.54% -16.98%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £155 £143 £163
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £400 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £250 £325
% change year-on-year
+30.00% -23.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 12 18
Average hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -2.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £13.55 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.13 £22.40 £19.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £17.85 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+12.06% -6.06%
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
1897 1434 1754
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 19.18% 16.72% 21.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 904 661 695
Average daily rate £350 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £212 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 111 99 182
Average hourly rate £22.50 £21.50 £20.38
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.65% +5.52%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.98 £13.13 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £42.50 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.50 £20.50 £21.13
% change year-on-year
+14.63% -2.95%

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 22 December 2014.

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 22 December 2014.

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 22 December 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
Berkshire +8 33 £400 +60.00% 7
Surrey +16 26 £323 -4.44% 13
Hampshire -21 21 £294 +30.55% 6
Buckinghamshire +3 20 £263 -4.54% 6
East Sussex -2 9 £425 +30.26% 1
West Sussex +1 7 £295 -12.59% 3
Oxfordshire -24 2 £413 +189.47% 1
Middlesex - 1 £400 -
Sussex - 1 £400 -
M4 Corridor - 1 £350 -
Home Counties - - - -
Kent - - - -
DHCP
England

DHCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, 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.

1 212 (90.21%) DNS
2 191 (81.28%) Windows
3 166 (70.64%) Active Directory
4 127 (54.04%) Microsoft
5 118 (50.21%) Windows Server 2008
6 111 (47.23%) VMware
7 94 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
8 73 (31.06%) ITIL
8 73 (31.06%) TCP/IP
9 68 (28.94%) VMware Infrastructure
10 59 (25.11%) Security Cleared
11 57 (24.26%) HP
11 57 (24.26%) Firewall
12 56 (23.83%) MS Exchange
13 55 (23.40%) Microsoft Certification
13 55 (23.40%) Windows 7
14 53 (22.55%) LAN
15 50 (21.28%) MCSE
15 50 (21.28%) Cisco
15 50 (21.28%) Citrix
16 48 (20.43%) WAN
17 47 (20.00%) MS Excel
18 45 (19.15%) SAN
18 45 (19.15%) SC Cleared
19 44 (18.72%) Linux
20 42 (17.87%) SQL
21 40 (17.02%) Windows Server 2012
22 35 (14.89%) Cisco Certification
23 33 (14.04%) MS Office
24 32 (13.62%) Clustering

DHCP
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, 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 56 (23.83%) MS Exchange
2 29 (12.34%) IIS
3 22 (9.36%) Exchange Server 2010
4 19 (8.09%) Exchange Server 2003
5 15 (6.38%) SharePoint
6 12 (5.11%) Exchange Server 2007
7 8 (3.40%) Lync
7 8 (3.40%) Exchange Server 2013
8 5 (2.13%) SAS
9 4 (1.70%) Tomcat
10 3 (1.28%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 3 (1.28%) CMS
10 3 (1.28%) Exchange Server 5.5
10 3 (1.28%) SharePoint 2013
11 2 (0.85%) Apache
12 1 (0.43%) Lotus Domino
12 1 (0.43%) Site Server
12 1 (0.43%) MediaWiki
12 1 (0.43%) SharePoint 2010
12 1 (0.43%) WebSphere
Applications
1 47 (20.00%) MS Excel
2 33 (14.04%) MS Office
3 6 (2.55%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.85%) Acrobat
5 1 (0.43%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (1.70%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.85%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (0.85%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 12 (5.11%) Office 365
2 10 (4.26%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (2.13%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (1.28%) IaaS
5 2 (0.85%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 212 (90.21%) DNS
2 73 (31.06%) TCP/IP
3 57 (24.26%) Firewall
4 53 (22.55%) LAN
5 48 (20.43%) WAN
6 45 (19.15%) SAN
7 22 (9.36%) VPN
8 17 (7.23%) Internet
9 15 (6.38%) LDAP
10 14 (5.96%) MPLS
10 14 (5.96%) Wireless
10 14 (5.96%) VLAN
10 14 (5.96%) NAS
11 12 (5.11%) VoIP
12 11 (4.68%) Cisco ASA
13 10 (4.26%) Network Security
13 10 (4.26%) SNMP
13 10 (4.26%) Wi-Fi
14 9 (3.83%) 3G
15 8 (3.40%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (9.36%) SQL Server
2 11 (4.68%) SQL Server 2008
3 9 (3.83%) SQL Server 2000
4 7 (2.98%) SQL Server 2005
4 7 (2.98%) MySQL
5 5 (2.13%) PostgreSQL
5 5 (2.13%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (1.70%) Amazon RDS
7 3 (1.28%) SQL Server 7
7 3 (1.28%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (0.43%) BusinessObjects XI
8 1 (0.43%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
8 1 (0.43%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 4 (1.70%) Talend Open Studio
2 2 (0.85%) TestDirector
2 2 (0.85%) Bugzilla
3 1 (0.43%) GitLab
3 1 (0.43%) Visual Studio
General
1 22 (9.36%) Telecoms
2 14 (5.96%) Finance
3 4 (1.70%) Banking
4 3 (1.28%) Retail
4 3 (1.28%) Manufacturing
5 2 (0.85%) Advertising
5 2 (0.85%) Back Office
5 2 (0.85%) Electronics
5 2 (0.85%) Marketing
5 2 (0.85%) German Language
5 2 (0.85%) Online Betting
6 1 (0.43%) Billing
6 1 (0.43%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.43%) Law
6 1 (0.43%) Publishing
6 1 (0.43%) Games
Job Titles
1 41 (17.45%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 38 (16.17%) Analyst
3 27 (11.49%) Support Engineer
4 20 (8.51%) Systems Engineer
5 17 (7.23%) Network Engineer
6 16 (6.81%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
7 13 (5.53%) Support Analyst
7 13 (5.53%) Linux Engineer
8 12 (5.11%) IT Support
9 11 (4.68%) Infrastructure Analyst
9 11 (4.68%) Consultant
10 10 (4.26%) Senior Systems Engineer
10 10 (4.26%) Server Engineer
11 9 (3.83%) 2nd Line Support
11 9 (3.83%) Administrator
11 9 (3.83%) Field Engineer
11 9 (3.83%) 3rd Line Support
12 8 (3.40%) Systems Administrator
13 7 (2.98%) Support Technician
13 7 (2.98%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (6.38%) XML
2 7 (2.98%) Software Packaging
3 6 (2.55%) HTML
4 3 (1.28%) X-Windows
4 3 (1.28%) Application Packaging
5 2 (0.85%) ActiveMQ
5 2 (0.85%) JSP
5 2 (0.85%) Web Services
6 1 (0.43%) .NET
6 1 (0.43%) ASP.NET
6 1 (0.43%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 32 (13.62%) Clustering
2 19 (8.09%) Replication
3 16 (6.81%) Blackberry
4 11 (4.68%) PKI
5 9 (3.83%) Fat Client
5 9 (3.83%) Thin Client
6 7 (2.98%) Analytical Skills
7 5 (2.13%) Enterprise Storage
8 4 (1.70%) SecurID
9 3 (1.28%) Management Information System
9 3 (1.28%) Video Conferencing
10 2 (0.85%) Enterprise Software
10 2 (0.85%) User Experience
10 2 (0.85%) DTV
11 1 (0.43%) Client/Server
11 1 (0.43%) iPhone
11 1 (0.43%) Computer Science
11 1 (0.43%) Life Science
11 1 (0.43%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 191 (81.28%) Windows
2 118 (50.21%) Windows Server 2008
3 94 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 55 (23.40%) Windows 7
5 44 (18.72%) Linux
6 40 (17.02%) Windows Server 2012
7 25 (10.64%) Windows XP
8 23 (9.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 21 (8.94%) UNIX
10 9 (3.83%) Windows 2000 Server
11 8 (3.40%) Windows 8
12 7 (2.98%) Windows 2000
13 5 (2.13%) Solaris
14 3 (1.28%) Android
15 2 (0.85%) Mac OS X
15 2 (0.85%) CentOS
15 2 (0.85%) SUSE
16 1 (0.43%) Debian
16 1 (0.43%) Ubuntu
16 1 (0.43%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 73 (31.06%) ITIL
2 22 (9.36%) Disaster Recovery
3 16 (6.81%) Project Management
4 15 (6.38%) Validation
5 14 (5.96%) Network Monitoring
6 13 (5.53%) Root Cause Analysis
7 12 (5.11%) Service Management
7 12 (5.11%) Incident Management
8 10 (4.26%) Service Delivery
8 10 (4.26%) Change Management
9 9 (3.83%) Migration
9 9 (3.83%) Configuration Management
9 9 (3.83%) Performance Monitoring
10 8 (3.40%) Performance Tuning
10 8 (3.40%) Load Balancing
11 7 (2.98%) Business Continuity
11 7 (2.98%) Time Management
12 6 (2.55%) QMS
12 6 (2.55%) Network Architecture
12 6 (2.55%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 42 (17.87%) SQL
2 20 (8.51%) PowerShell
3 18 (7.66%) Perl
4 14 (5.96%) VB
5 13 (5.53%) C
6 11 (4.68%) VBScript
7 10 (4.26%) Bourne shell
8 9 (3.83%) Korn
9 7 (2.98%) Java
10 6 (2.55%) C#
10 6 (2.55%) C++
11 5 (2.13%) Shell Script
12 3 (1.28%) Ruby
12 3 (1.28%) JavaScript
12 3 (1.28%) PHP
13 2 (0.85%) Python
Qualifications
1 59 (25.11%) Security Cleared
2 55 (23.40%) Microsoft Certification
3 50 (21.28%) MCSE
4 45 (19.15%) SC Cleared
5 35 (14.89%) Cisco Certification
6 27 (11.49%) CCNA
7 20 (8.51%) MCITP
8 19 (8.09%) CCNP
9 17 (7.23%) Degree
10 14 (5.96%) DV Cleared
10 14 (5.96%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 12 (5.11%) MCP
12 11 (4.68%) CCA
12 11 (4.68%) Citrix Certification
13 10 (4.26%) MCSA
14 8 (3.40%) HNC
15 6 (2.55%) MCTS
16 3 (1.28%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
16 3 (1.28%) CISSP
16 3 (1.28%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (11.91%) SLA
2 6 (2.55%) PCI DSS
3 5 (2.13%) ISO 9001
4 4 (1.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 3 (1.28%) BS7799
6 2 (0.85%) JSP 440
System Software
1 166 (70.64%) Active Directory
2 68 (28.94%) VMware Infrastructure
3 25 (10.64%) vSphere
4 24 (10.21%) Hyper-V
5 17 (7.23%) XenApp
6 15 (6.38%) VMware ESX
7 12 (5.11%) Terminal Services
8 10 (4.26%) NFS
8 10 (4.26%) vCloud
9 8 (3.40%) XenDesktop
9 8 (3.40%) VMware ESXi
10 7 (2.98%) UAG
11 5 (2.13%) DFS Replication
11 5 (2.13%) Microsoft App-V
12 4 (1.70%) Forefront TMG
13 3 (1.28%) ProxySG
13 3 (1.28%) VMware Workstation
14 2 (0.85%) Samba
14 2 (0.85%) XenServer
15 1 (0.43%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 30 (12.77%) SCCM
2 29 (12.34%) NetBackup
3 23 (9.79%) SCOM
4 19 (8.09%) Nagios
5 10 (4.26%) WSUS
6 9 (3.83%) Backup Exec
6 9 (3.83%) WMI
7 7 (2.98%) OpenView Configuration Management
8 6 (2.55%) Norton AntiVirus
8 6 (2.55%) MOM
8 6 (2.55%) SCSM
9 5 (2.13%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 5 (2.13%) HP SIM
9 5 (2.13%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
10 3 (1.28%) OpenView
10 3 (1.28%) HP Quality Center
10 3 (1.28%) Forefront Identity Manager
11 2 (0.85%) SAP Afaria
11 2 (0.85%) Puppet
11 2 (0.85%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 127 (54.04%) Microsoft
2 111 (47.23%) VMware
3 57 (24.26%) HP
4 50 (21.28%) Cisco
4 50 (21.28%) Citrix
5 30 (12.77%) Red Hat
6 19 (8.09%) Juniper
7 17 (7.23%) Symantec
8 14 (5.96%) EMC
9 13 (5.53%) NetApp
9 13 (5.53%) F5
10 12 (5.11%) Veritas
11 11 (4.68%) Altiris
11 11 (4.68%) Isilon
12 10 (4.26%) SolarWinds
12 10 (4.26%) CheckPoint
12 10 (4.26%) IBM
12 10 (4.26%) Dell
13 9 (3.83%) Oracle
13 9 (3.83%) 3PAR
Surrey
Deerfoot IT
Rate: £15 - £25 per hour
Posted: 9 days ago
Hampshire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £300.00 - £350.00 per day
Posted: 24 days ago
Surrey
Interquest - IQ Telecom
Rate: £325 - £350 per day
Posted: 25 days ago