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 18 September 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
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol (DHCP)
Rank 139 164 134
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -30
Contract jobs citing DHCP 112 79 120
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 1.21% 0.92% 1.21%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.07% 5.05% 5.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 37 41
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£290 £315 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.93% -10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £193 £178 £252
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £410 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £303 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
-6.79% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 10 13
Average hourly rate £19.91 £27.50 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-27.60% +71.87%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.00 £10.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £56.30 £60.40 £147.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £16.50 £17.75
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -7.04%
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
1846 1563 2053
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 19.89% 18.12% 20.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 882 717 604
Average daily rate £350 £350 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £190 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £325 £330
% change year-on-year
+6.15% -1.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 92 92 161
Average hourly rate £19.91 £22.50 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.51% -18.18%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.35 £12.49
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £39.88 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £24.97
% change year-on-year
- -9.89%

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 18 September 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 18 September 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 18 September 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
Berkshire +18 38 £300 +4.34% 10
Hampshire +1 36 £290 -22.66% 4
Surrey +3 12 £286 -15.18% 16
West Sussex +6 9 £220 +10.00% 4
East Sussex - 8 £238 - 2
Oxfordshire -8 5 £325 - 4
Kent -9 2 £463 +143.42% 2
Buckinghamshire -11 1 - - 3
Isle of Wight - 1 - - 1
Thames Valley - - - -
Middlesex - - - - 1
DHCP
England

DHCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 18 September 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.

1 188 (92.61%) DNS
2 162 (79.80%) Windows
3 144 (70.94%) Active Directory
4 98 (48.28%) Microsoft
5 91 (44.83%) Windows Server 2008
6 84 (41.38%) Windows Server 2003
7 76 (37.44%) VMware
8 65 (32.02%) MS Exchange
8 65 (32.02%) TCP/IP
9 51 (25.12%) ITIL
9 51 (25.12%) Firewall
10 50 (24.63%) Citrix
11 49 (24.14%) Windows 7
12 47 (23.15%) Microsoft Certification
13 43 (21.18%) Security Cleared
14 42 (20.69%) HP
15 41 (20.20%) Linux
15 41 (20.20%) SCCM
16 40 (19.70%) Windows Server 2012
17 37 (18.23%) MCSE
17 37 (18.23%) LAN
17 37 (18.23%) MS Excel
17 37 (18.23%) Cisco
18 33 (16.26%) WAN
19 32 (15.76%) Exchange Server 2010
20 31 (15.27%) VMware Infrastructure
20 31 (15.27%) MS Office
21 30 (14.78%) SAN
21 30 (14.78%) Red Hat
22 28 (13.79%) Cisco Certification

DHCP
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 65 (32.02%) MS Exchange
2 32 (15.76%) Exchange Server 2010
3 23 (11.33%) IIS
4 20 (9.85%) SharePoint
5 18 (8.87%) Exchange Server 2003
6 12 (5.91%) SharePoint 2013
7 11 (5.42%) Exchange Server 2013
7 11 (5.42%) Exchange Server 2007
8 4 (1.97%) SharePoint 2010
8 4 (1.97%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 3 (1.48%) CMS
9 3 (1.48%) Exchange Server 5.5
9 3 (1.48%) Apache
9 3 (1.48%) Lync
9 3 (1.48%) SAS
10 2 (0.99%) Tomcat
10 2 (0.99%) Exchange Server 2000
11 1 (0.49%) IBM Notes
11 1 (0.49%) Lotus Domino
11 1 (0.49%) Site Server
Applications
1 37 (18.23%) MS Excel
2 31 (15.27%) MS Office
3 3 (1.48%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.99%) Acrobat
5 1 (0.49%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.49%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (0.99%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 2 (0.99%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (0.99%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.49%) Academy Housing
Cloud Services
1 24 (11.82%) Microsoft Azure
1 24 (11.82%) Office 365
2 17 (8.37%) Amazon AWS
3 11 (5.42%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 188 (92.61%) DNS
2 65 (32.02%) TCP/IP
3 51 (25.12%) Firewall
4 37 (18.23%) LAN
5 33 (16.26%) WAN
6 30 (14.78%) SAN
7 28 (13.79%) VPN
8 20 (9.85%) Wireless
9 18 (8.87%) VoIP
10 17 (8.37%) MPLS
11 16 (7.88%) Internet
11 16 (7.88%) Wi-Fi
12 14 (6.90%) WLAN
13 13 (6.40%) IPsec
14 10 (4.93%) LDAP
14 10 (4.93%) 3G
15 9 (4.43%) Network Security
15 9 (4.43%) NAS
16 7 (3.45%) 2G
16 7 (3.45%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (10.84%) SQL Server
2 16 (7.88%) Amazon RDS
3 10 (4.93%) SQL Server 2005
4 9 (4.43%) SQL Server 2008
5 7 (3.45%) SQL Server 2000
6 6 (2.96%) SQL Server 2012
7 5 (2.46%) MySQL
8 3 (1.48%) Data Warehouse
8 3 (1.48%) PostgreSQL
9 2 (0.99%) SQL Server 7
10 1 (0.49%) Ingres
10 1 (0.49%) BusinessObjects XI
10 1 (0.49%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
Development Applications
1 3 (1.48%) Talend Open Studio
2 1 (0.49%) Visual Studio
2 1 (0.49%) WebLOAD
General
1 18 (8.87%) Telecoms
2 13 (6.40%) Finance
3 3 (1.48%) Banking
4 2 (0.99%) Manufacturing
4 2 (0.99%) Advertising
4 2 (0.99%) Marketing
4 2 (0.99%) German Language
4 2 (0.99%) Electronics
5 1 (0.49%) Online Betting
5 1 (0.49%) Games
5 1 (0.49%) Retail
5 1 (0.49%) Billing
5 1 (0.49%) Legal
5 1 (0.49%) Financial Institution
5 1 (0.49%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 35 (17.24%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 29 (14.29%) Analyst
3 23 (11.33%) Support Engineer
4 20 (9.85%) Network Engineer
5 15 (7.39%) Systems Engineer
6 13 (6.40%) Support Analyst
7 12 (5.91%) IT Support
8 10 (4.93%) Consultant
8 10 (4.93%) Desktop Support
8 10 (4.93%) Desktop Engineer
8 10 (4.93%) Server Engineer
9 9 (4.43%) Administrator
9 9 (4.43%) Field Engineer
9 9 (4.43%) Network Analyst
9 9 (4.43%) Linux Engineer
10 7 (3.45%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
10 7 (3.45%) IT Support Analyst
11 6 (2.96%) Network Support
11 6 (2.96%) 2nd Line Support
11 6 (2.96%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (2.46%) .NET
1 5 (2.46%) XML
2 4 (1.97%) X-Windows
3 3 (1.48%) WAP
3 3 (1.48%) Software Packaging
4 1 (0.49%) HTML
4 1 (0.49%) ActiveMQ
4 1 (0.49%) Application Packaging
4 1 (0.49%) ODBC
4 1 (0.49%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 22 (10.84%) Clustering
2 20 (9.85%) Blackberry
3 19 (9.36%) Analytical Skills
4 15 (7.39%) Replication
5 13 (6.40%) PKI
6 11 (5.42%) Thin Client
6 11 (5.42%) Fat Client
7 7 (3.45%) Management Information System
8 5 (2.46%) Enterprise Storage
9 4 (1.97%) Video Conferencing
10 3 (1.48%) Statistics
11 2 (0.99%) DTV
11 2 (0.99%) Client/Server
11 2 (0.99%) Firmware
11 2 (0.99%) Digital Media
11 2 (0.99%) Enterprise Software
11 2 (0.99%) iPad
12 1 (0.49%) Smartphone
12 1 (0.49%) Computer Science
12 1 (0.49%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 162 (79.80%) Windows
2 91 (44.83%) Windows Server 2008
3 84 (41.38%) Windows Server 2003
4 49 (24.14%) Windows 7
5 41 (20.20%) Linux
6 40 (19.70%) Windows Server 2012
7 25 (12.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 24 (11.82%) Windows XP
9 14 (6.90%) UNIX
10 10 (4.93%) Windows 8
11 9 (4.43%) Windows 2000 Server
12 7 (3.45%) Solaris
12 7 (3.45%) Windows 2000
13 2 (0.99%) SUSE
13 2 (0.99%) Windows Vista
14 1 (0.49%) Android
14 1 (0.49%) CentOS
14 1 (0.49%) OS/400
14 1 (0.49%) Mac OS X
14 1 (0.49%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (25.12%) ITIL
2 21 (10.34%) Disaster Recovery
3 20 (9.85%) Configuration Management
4 15 (7.39%) Load Balancing
5 14 (6.90%) Service Management
6 13 (6.40%) Migration
7 12 (5.91%) Service Delivery
7 12 (5.91%) Network Architecture
8 11 (5.42%) Change Management
9 10 (4.93%) Capacity Planning
10 9 (4.43%) Project Management
10 9 (4.43%) Validation
11 8 (3.94%) Incident Management
11 8 (3.94%) Network Design
11 8 (3.94%) Customer Engagement
11 8 (3.94%) Capacity Management
12 7 (3.45%) Root Cause Analysis
12 7 (3.45%) Network Monitoring
12 7 (3.45%) Problem Management
12 7 (3.45%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 21 (10.34%) SQL
2 16 (7.88%) Perl
3 11 (5.42%) Java
4 10 (4.93%) C
5 9 (4.43%) C++
5 9 (4.43%) VB
5 9 (4.43%) PowerShell
5 9 (4.43%) Bourne shell
6 8 (3.94%) Korn
6 8 (3.94%) C#
7 6 (2.96%) VBScript
8 3 (1.48%) Shell Script
8 3 (1.48%) Ruby
9 1 (0.49%) Bash Shell
9 1 (0.49%) Python
Qualifications
1 47 (23.15%) Microsoft Certification
2 43 (21.18%) Security Cleared
3 37 (18.23%) MCSE
4 28 (13.79%) Cisco Certification
5 25 (12.32%) SC Cleared
6 17 (8.37%) MCP
6 17 (8.37%) CCNP
6 17 (8.37%) CCNA
7 15 (7.39%) MCTS
7 15 (7.39%) MCITP
8 12 (5.91%) Degree
8 12 (5.91%) DV Cleared
9 11 (5.42%) MCSA
10 10 (4.93%) CCA
10 10 (4.93%) Citrix Certification
11 7 (3.45%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 5 (2.46%) HNC
12 5 (2.46%) CCVP
13 4 (1.97%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
13 4 (1.97%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (9.36%) SLA
2 6 (2.96%) PCI DSS
3 5 (2.46%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (1.48%) BS7799
4 3 (1.48%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.49%) QA
System Software
1 144 (70.94%) Active Directory
2 31 (15.27%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (7.39%) Hyper-V
3 15 (7.39%) vSphere
4 13 (6.40%) VMware ESX
5 12 (5.91%) XenApp
6 10 (4.93%) UAG
7 9 (4.43%) NFS
8 8 (3.94%) VMware ESXi
8 8 (3.94%) XenDesktop
9 7 (3.45%) vCloud
9 7 (3.45%) Microsoft App-V
9 7 (3.45%) Terminal Services
10 5 (2.46%) DFS Replication
11 4 (1.97%) ISA Server
12 3 (1.48%) ProxySG
12 3 (1.48%) NLBS
13 2 (0.99%) VMware Server
13 2 (0.99%) XenServer
14 1 (0.49%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 41 (20.20%) SCCM
2 23 (11.33%) NetBackup
3 15 (7.39%) WSUS
4 14 (6.90%) SCOM
5 13 (6.40%) Nagios
6 10 (4.93%) Backup Exec
7 6 (2.96%) Forefront Identity Manager
8 5 (2.46%) Norton AntiVirus
8 5 (2.46%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 5 (2.46%) OpenView Configuration Management
8 5 (2.46%) HP SIM
9 4 (1.97%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
9 4 (1.97%) HP Quality Center
10 3 (1.48%) Sysprep
10 3 (1.48%) Puppet
11 2 (0.99%) Cisco CUCM
11 2 (0.99%) WMI
12 1 (0.49%) CiscoWorks
12 1 (0.49%) Legato
12 1 (0.49%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 98 (48.28%) Microsoft
2 76 (37.44%) VMware
3 50 (24.63%) Citrix
4 42 (20.69%) HP
5 37 (18.23%) Cisco
6 30 (14.78%) Red Hat
7 14 (6.90%) Juniper
8 13 (6.40%) Symantec
9 11 (5.42%) EMC
10 10 (4.93%) Veritas
10 10 (4.93%) F5
11 9 (4.43%) Altiris
11 9 (4.43%) Oracle
12 8 (3.94%) Dell
12 8 (3.94%) CheckPoint
12 8 (3.94%) Isilon
13 7 (3.45%) SolarWinds
13 7 (3.45%) NetApp
14 6 (2.96%) Avaya
15 5 (2.46%) Apple
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