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 1 June 2016 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
1 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol (DHCP)
Rank 131 142 178
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +36
Contract jobs citing DHCP 141 113 74
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 1.55% 1.25% 0.82%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.61% 6.46% 4.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 89 52 37
Median daily rate £350 £325 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% +18.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £172 £194
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £497 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £315 £288 £273
% change year-on-year
+9.56% +5.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 8 9
Median hourly rate £24.00 £35.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-31.42% +118.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.00 £24.60 £13.22
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.80 £43.19 £17.10
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £21.25 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+31.76% +28.78%
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
1854 1750 1638
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 20.41% 19.33% 18.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 1050 849 690
Median daily rate £375 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £180 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £340 £333
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +2.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 111 99 104
Median hourly rate £35.50 £32.50 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.23% +71.05%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.80 £15.30 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £40.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £26.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+9.61% +44.44%

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 1 June 2016.

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 1 June 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing DHCP within the South East region over the 3 months to 1 June 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Berkshire +30 53 £350 -16.14% 5
Hampshire +22 37 £344 -31.20% 9
Surrey -17 27 £425 +54.54% 7
West Sussex -27 11 £350 +12.90% 6
Oxfordshire +6 5 £325 +13.04% 4
Buckinghamshire +3 3 £328 +63.75% 2
East Sussex -2 2 £413 - 2
Home Counties - 1 £285 -
DHCP
England

DHCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 1 June 2016, 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.

1 282 (94.00%) DNS
2 188 (62.67%) Windows
3 157 (52.33%) Active Directory
4 116 (38.67%) TCP/IP
5 114 (38.00%) Microsoft
6 113 (37.67%) Windows Server
7 97 (32.33%) Firewall
8 92 (30.67%) WAN
9 90 (30.00%) ITIL
10 84 (28.00%) LAN
11 80 (26.67%) Cisco
12 78 (26.00%) Linux
12 78 (26.00%) VMware
13 77 (25.67%) VPN
14 71 (23.67%) Windows Server 2008
15 64 (21.33%) Citrix
15 64 (21.33%) IPsec
16 61 (20.33%) MS Excel
17 60 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
17 60 (20.00%) Data Centre
18 59 (19.67%) Load Balancing
19 58 (19.33%) MPLS
20 57 (19.00%) SQL
21 55 (18.33%) Cisco Certification
22 53 (17.67%) PowerShell
22 53 (17.67%) Security Cleared
23 51 (17.00%) Windows Server 2012
24 49 (16.33%) SQL Server
25 47 (15.67%) MS Exchange
26 46 (15.33%) SAN

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 47 (15.67%) MS Exchange
2 23 (7.67%) Exchange Server 2010
3 20 (6.67%) IIS
4 16 (5.33%) Exchange Server 2007
5 11 (3.67%) Exchange Server 2003
5 11 (3.67%) SharePoint
6 9 (3.00%) Tomcat
7 6 (2.00%) Apache
7 6 (2.00%) Exchange Server 2013
7 6 (2.00%) Skype for Business
8 5 (1.67%) JBoss
8 5 (1.67%) SharePoint 2013
9 3 (1.00%) Confluence
9 3 (1.00%) WebLogic
10 2 (0.67%) BizTalk Server
10 2 (0.67%) Live Communications Server
10 2 (0.67%) SAS
11 1 (0.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 1 (0.33%) SharePoint 2010
11 1 (0.33%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 61 (20.33%) MS Excel
2 39 (13.00%) MS Office
3 2 (0.67%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 8 (2.67%) Remedy ITSM
2 7 (2.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (0.67%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.33%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 31 (10.33%) Office 365
2 27 (9.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 20 (6.67%) Amazon AWS
4 11 (3.67%) IaaS
5 9 (3.00%) PaaS
6 8 (2.67%) Azure Active Directory
6 8 (2.67%) SaaS
7 5 (1.67%) Cloud Computing
8 3 (1.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 1 (0.33%) Google Apps
9 1 (0.33%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 282 (94.00%) DNS
2 116 (38.67%) TCP/IP
3 97 (32.33%) Firewall
4 92 (30.67%) WAN
5 84 (28.00%) LAN
6 77 (25.67%) VPN
7 64 (21.33%) IPsec
8 58 (19.33%) MPLS
9 46 (15.33%) SAN
10 41 (13.67%) SSL
11 39 (13.00%) HTTP
11 39 (13.00%) Network Security
12 38 (12.67%) VLAN
13 37 (12.33%) BGP
14 36 (12.00%) Wireless
15 29 (9.67%) Cisco Nexus
16 28 (9.33%) Ethernet
17 25 (8.33%) Internet
18 23 (7.67%) IPv6
18 23 (7.67%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (16.33%) SQL Server
2 13 (4.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 9 (3.00%) Oracle Database
3 9 (3.00%) SQL Server 2005
4 5 (1.67%) SQL Server 2012
5 4 (1.33%) Amazon RDS
6 2 (0.67%) MS Access
7 1 (0.33%) Big Data
7 1 (0.33%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (0.33%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.33%) EDRMS
7 1 (0.33%) Hadoop
7 1 (0.33%) MariaDB
7 1 (0.33%) MongoDB
7 1 (0.33%) MySQL
7 1 (0.33%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (0.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 14 (4.67%) Jenkins
2 13 (4.33%) Git (software)
3 10 (3.33%) RSpec
4 5 (1.67%) JIRA
5 2 (0.67%) Gerrit
6 1 (0.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (0.33%) ClearCase
6 1 (0.33%) ClearQuest
6 1 (0.33%) GitLab
General
1 42 (14.00%) Finance
2 25 (8.33%) Telecoms
3 22 (7.33%) Marketing
4 10 (3.33%) Banking
5 8 (2.67%) Manufacturing
6 7 (2.33%) Electronics
7 5 (1.67%) Back Office
7 5 (1.67%) Billing
8 4 (1.33%) Games
8 4 (1.33%) Investment Banking
9 3 (1.00%) Legal
10 2 (0.67%) Local Government
10 2 (0.67%) Multimedia
10 2 (0.67%) Pharmaceutical
11 1 (0.33%) Advertising
11 1 (0.33%) Aerospace
11 1 (0.33%) Online Betting
Job Titles
1 64 (21.33%) Network Engineer
2 58 (19.33%) Support Engineer
3 42 (14.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 34 (11.33%) Administrator
5 31 (10.33%) Analyst
6 21 (7.00%) Server Engineer
6 21 (7.00%) Windows Engineer
7 20 (6.67%) Network Support
7 20 (6.67%) Support Analyst
8 18 (6.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
8 18 (6.00%) Network Support Engineer
8 18 (6.00%) Systems Administrator
9 16 (5.33%) Consultant
10 15 (5.00%) 3rd Line Support
10 15 (5.00%) Desktop Support
10 15 (5.00%) IT Engineer
11 13 (4.33%) Security Engineer
12 12 (4.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
12 12 (4.00%) Architect
12 12 (4.00%) Field Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (6.67%) CSS
2 18 (6.00%) .NET
2 18 (6.00%) XML
3 13 (4.33%) 802.1X
4 9 (3.00%) Middleware
5 5 (1.67%) REST
6 4 (1.33%) SOAP
7 3 (1.00%) Regular Expression
7 3 (1.00%) Web Services
8 1 (0.33%) LAMP
8 1 (0.33%) LEMP Stack
8 1 (0.33%) MAPI
8 1 (0.33%) MCollective
8 1 (0.33%) ODBC
8 1 (0.33%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 60 (20.00%) Data Centre
2 37 (12.33%) Management Information System
3 30 (10.00%) Computer Science
4 27 (9.00%) Clustering
5 21 (7.00%) Public Cloud
6 17 (5.67%) PKI
7 12 (4.00%) Driving Licence
8 11 (3.67%) Cryptography
9 9 (3.00%) Analytical Skills
10 8 (2.67%) Replication
11 5 (1.67%) Client/Server
11 5 (1.67%) Hybrid Cloud
12 4 (1.33%) Algorithms
12 4 (1.33%) Enterprise Software
13 3 (1.00%) BYOD
13 3 (1.00%) Enterprise Storage
13 3 (1.00%) Grid Computing
13 3 (1.00%) Mathematics
14 2 (0.67%) Fat Client
14 2 (0.67%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 188 (62.67%) Windows
2 113 (37.67%) Windows Server
3 78 (26.00%) Linux
4 71 (23.67%) Windows Server 2008
5 51 (17.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 41 (13.67%) Windows Server 2003
7 36 (12.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 33 (11.00%) Windows 7
9 28 (9.33%) Unix
10 21 (7.00%) Windows XP
11 14 (4.67%) Ubuntu
12 12 (4.00%) Windows 8
13 9 (3.00%) Solaris
14 8 (2.67%) AIX
14 8 (2.67%) Windows 10
15 5 (1.67%) VMS
16 4 (1.33%) Windows Vista
17 3 (1.00%) Android
17 3 (1.00%) CatOS
17 3 (1.00%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 90 (30.00%) ITIL
2 59 (19.67%) Load Balancing
3 45 (15.00%) Change Management
4 38 (12.67%) Problem Management
5 29 (9.67%) Project Management
6 20 (6.67%) Configuration Management
7 19 (6.33%) Incident Management
7 19 (6.33%) Open Source
7 19 (6.33%) Process Improvement
8 18 (6.00%) Service Management
9 17 (5.67%) Mentoring
9 17 (5.67%) Security Patching
10 16 (5.33%) ITSM
10 16 (5.33%) Presales
10 16 (5.33%) Workflow
11 15 (5.00%) Network Management
12 14 (4.67%) Disaster Recovery
12 14 (4.67%) Information Security
12 14 (4.67%) Network Design
12 14 (4.67%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 57 (19.00%) SQL
2 53 (17.67%) PowerShell
3 32 (10.67%) VBScript
4 19 (6.33%) Perl
5 13 (4.33%) C
6 12 (4.00%) Python
7 11 (3.67%) C++
7 11 (3.67%) Ruby
8 10 (3.33%) C#
8 10 (3.33%) Shell Script
8 10 (3.33%) VB
9 6 (2.00%) Bourne shell
10 5 (1.67%) Java
11 4 (1.33%) Bash Shell
11 4 (1.33%) Tcl
12 2 (0.67%) PHP
12 2 (0.67%) VB.NET
13 1 (0.33%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 60 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 55 (18.33%) Cisco Certification
3 53 (17.67%) Security Cleared
4 46 (15.33%) Degree
5 41 (13.67%) CCNA
6 38 (12.67%) MCSE
7 33 (11.00%) SC Cleared
8 25 (8.33%) MCSA
9 21 (7.00%) CCNP
10 19 (6.33%) MCP
11 18 (6.00%) DV Cleared
12 14 (4.67%) MCITP
13 13 (4.33%) MCSD
13 13 (4.33%) MCTS
14 10 (3.33%) MCDST
15 8 (2.67%) CCIE
16 6 (2.00%) DBS Check
17 5 (1.67%) CCA
17 5 (1.67%) Citrix Certification
17 5 (1.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (7.33%) SLA
2 16 (5.33%) PCI DSS
3 7 (2.33%) Disclosure Scotland
4 5 (1.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 4 (1.33%) HIPAA
5 4 (1.33%) JSP 440
6 2 (0.67%) ISO 9001
6 2 (0.67%) QA
7 1 (0.33%) GxP
System Software
1 157 (52.33%) Active Directory
2 45 (15.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 42 (14.00%) XenApp
4 39 (13.00%) Hyper-V
5 21 (7.00%) VMware ESX
5 21 (7.00%) vSphere
6 15 (5.00%) Terminal Services
7 8 (2.67%) Terminal Server
7 8 (2.67%) VMware ESXi
7 8 (2.67%) XenDesktop
8 6 (2.00%) BitLocker
8 6 (2.00%) ISA Server
8 6 (2.00%) Veritas File System
8 6 (2.00%) Veritas Volume Manager
8 6 (2.00%) XenServer
9 5 (1.67%) Forefront TMG
10 4 (1.33%) UAG
11 2 (0.67%) Citrix Presentation Server
11 2 (0.67%) Microsoft App-V
11 2 (0.67%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 45 (15.00%) SCCM
2 30 (10.00%) SCOM
3 28 (9.33%) WSUS
4 19 (6.33%) NetBackup
4 19 (6.33%) Puppet
5 17 (5.67%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 12 (4.00%) Cisco Prime
7 11 (3.67%) SolarWinds Orion
8 9 (3.00%) Forefront Identity Manager
9 8 (2.67%) Backup Exec
9 8 (2.67%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
9 8 (2.67%) Tivoli
10 6 (2.00%) Legato
10 6 (2.00%) Opscode Chef
10 6 (2.00%) SCOrch
11 5 (1.67%) Ansible
11 5 (1.67%) WMI
12 4 (1.33%) Norton AntiVirus
12 4 (1.33%) Red Hat Satellite
12 4 (1.33%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 114 (38.00%) Microsoft
2 80 (26.67%) Cisco
3 78 (26.00%) VMware
4 64 (21.33%) Citrix
5 45 (15.00%) Red Hat
6 40 (13.33%) HP
7 35 (11.67%) F5
8 24 (8.00%) SolarWinds
9 21 (7.00%) Dell
10 19 (6.33%) Juniper
11 18 (6.00%) NetApp
12 17 (5.67%) Oracle
13 15 (5.00%) CheckPoint
14 13 (4.33%) Veritas
15 12 (4.00%) Barracuda Networks
15 12 (4.00%) IBM
16 11 (3.67%) Intel Security
17 10 (3.33%) EMC
18 9 (3.00%) Symantec
19 8 (2.67%) Remedy
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