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 24 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
24 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol (DHCP)
Rank 148 143 159
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +16
Contract jobs citing DHCP 117 127 96
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 1.31% 1.35% 1.05%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.74% 6.96% 5.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 67 64 44
Median daily rate £350 £330 £271
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% +21.82%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £257 £197
10% offered a daily rate of more than £443 £478 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £310 £300 £270
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 8 15
Median hourly rate £27.75 £28.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.89% +75.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.35 £22.35 £12.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.50 £40.49 £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £20.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+36.58% +28.12%
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
1735 1824 1744
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 19.46% 19.34% 19.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 959 891 735
Median daily rate £375 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £345 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.79% +6.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 122 120 103
Median hourly rate £38.50 £35.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% +84.21%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £14.35 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.00 £40.15 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £25.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+30.00% +38.88%

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 24 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 24 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 24 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 +23 52 £338 +10.20% 5
Hampshire +5 21 £325 -33.84% 10
Surrey -22 21 £425 +27.81% 7
West Sussex -17 11 £350 +32.07% 3
Oxfordshire +5 6 £388 +29.16% 4
East Sussex -2 2 £413 +25.00%
Buckinghamshire +8 1 - - 2
Home Counties - 1 £285 -
DHCP
England

DHCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 24 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.

1 275 (94.50%) DNS
2 186 (63.92%) Windows
3 152 (52.23%) Active Directory
4 114 (39.18%) Windows Server
5 111 (38.14%) Microsoft
6 110 (37.80%) TCP/IP
7 93 (31.96%) Firewall
8 91 (31.27%) WAN
9 86 (29.55%) ITIL
10 82 (28.18%) LAN
11 80 (27.49%) Linux
12 79 (27.15%) VMware
13 76 (26.12%) VPN
14 75 (25.77%) Cisco
15 74 (25.43%) Windows Server 2008
16 64 (21.99%) Citrix
17 62 (21.31%) SQL
18 61 (20.96%) IPsec
19 60 (20.62%) MS Excel
20 59 (20.27%) Security Cleared
21 58 (19.93%) MPLS
22 57 (19.59%) Data Centre
23 56 (19.24%) Microsoft Certification
23 56 (19.24%) Load Balancing
24 55 (18.90%) PowerShell
24 55 (18.90%) Windows Server 2012
25 50 (17.18%) Cisco Certification
25 50 (17.18%) VMware Infrastructure
26 49 (16.84%) SQL Server
27 47 (16.15%) 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 46 (15.81%) MS Exchange
2 21 (7.22%) IIS
3 19 (6.53%) Exchange Server 2010
4 16 (5.50%) Exchange Server 2007
5 14 (4.81%) SharePoint
6 10 (3.44%) Tomcat
7 8 (2.75%) Exchange Server 2003
7 8 (2.75%) Exchange Server 2013
7 8 (2.75%) Skype for Business
8 7 (2.41%) Apache
8 7 (2.41%) SharePoint 2013
9 5 (1.72%) JBoss
10 3 (1.03%) Confluence
10 3 (1.03%) WebLogic
11 2 (0.69%) BizTalk Server
11 2 (0.69%) Live Communications Server
11 2 (0.69%) SAS
12 1 (0.34%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 1 (0.34%) nginx
12 1 (0.34%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 60 (20.62%) MS Excel
2 36 (12.37%) MS Office
3 2 (0.69%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 8 (2.75%) Remedy ITSM
2 4 (1.37%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 29 (9.97%) Office 365
2 25 (8.59%) Microsoft Azure
3 17 (5.84%) Amazon AWS
4 11 (3.78%) IaaS
5 9 (3.09%) PaaS
6 7 (2.41%) SaaS
7 6 (2.06%) Azure Active Directory
8 4 (1.37%) Cloud Computing
9 3 (1.03%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 1 (0.34%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 1 (0.34%) AWS CloudFormation
10 1 (0.34%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 275 (94.50%) DNS
2 110 (37.80%) TCP/IP
3 93 (31.96%) Firewall
4 91 (31.27%) WAN
5 82 (28.18%) LAN
6 76 (26.12%) VPN
7 61 (20.96%) IPsec
8 58 (19.93%) MPLS
9 47 (16.15%) SAN
10 37 (12.71%) BGP
10 37 (12.71%) HTTP
10 37 (12.71%) Network Security
10 37 (12.71%) SSL
11 35 (12.03%) VLAN
11 35 (12.03%) Wireless
12 27 (9.28%) Cisco Nexus
13 24 (8.25%) Ethernet
13 24 (8.25%) Internet
14 23 (7.90%) IPv6
14 23 (7.90%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (16.84%) SQL Server
2 16 (5.50%) SQL Server 2008
3 11 (3.78%) SQL Server 2005
4 8 (2.75%) SQL Server 2012
5 6 (2.06%) Oracle Database
6 4 (1.37%) MS Access
7 3 (1.03%) Amazon RDS
8 1 (0.34%) Big Data
8 1 (0.34%) BusinessObjects
8 1 (0.34%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.34%) EDRMS
8 1 (0.34%) Hadoop
8 1 (0.34%) MariaDB
8 1 (0.34%) MongoDB
8 1 (0.34%) MySQL
8 1 (0.34%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (0.34%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 12 (4.12%) Jenkins
2 11 (3.78%) Git (software)
3 7 (2.41%) RSpec
4 6 (2.06%) JIRA
5 2 (0.69%) Gerrit
6 1 (0.34%) Ant
6 1 (0.34%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (0.34%) ClearCase
6 1 (0.34%) ClearQuest
6 1 (0.34%) GitLab
6 1 (0.34%) Maven
6 1 (0.34%) Subversion
General
1 33 (11.34%) Finance
2 21 (7.22%) Telecoms
3 19 (6.53%) Marketing
4 10 (3.44%) Banking
5 7 (2.41%) Back Office
6 5 (1.72%) Manufacturing
7 4 (1.37%) Billing
7 4 (1.37%) Electronics
7 4 (1.37%) Games
7 4 (1.37%) Investment Banking
8 3 (1.03%) Legal
9 2 (0.69%) Local Government
9 2 (0.69%) Multimedia
10 1 (0.34%) Advertising
10 1 (0.34%) Aerospace
10 1 (0.34%) Online Betting
10 1 (0.34%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 59 (20.27%) Network Engineer
2 54 (18.56%) Support Engineer
3 40 (13.75%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 34 (11.68%) Administrator
5 29 (9.97%) Analyst
6 20 (6.87%) Support Analyst
6 20 (6.87%) Systems Administrator
6 20 (6.87%) Windows Engineer
7 18 (6.19%) 3rd Line Engineer
8 17 (5.84%) 3rd Line Support
8 17 (5.84%) Network Support
8 17 (5.84%) Server Engineer
9 16 (5.50%) Consultant
10 15 (5.15%) Desktop Support
10 15 (5.15%) Network Support Engineer
11 13 (4.47%) Architect
11 13 (4.47%) IT Engineer
12 12 (4.12%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
13 10 (3.44%) Field Engineer
13 10 (3.44%) Linux Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (6.87%) CSS
2 19 (6.53%) .NET
3 18 (6.19%) XML
4 10 (3.44%) 802.1X
5 6 (2.06%) Middleware
6 4 (1.37%) REST
7 3 (1.03%) Regular Expression
7 3 (1.03%) SOAP
7 3 (1.03%) Web Services
8 1 (0.34%) boto
8 1 (0.34%) LAMP
8 1 (0.34%) LEMP Stack
8 1 (0.34%) MAPI
8 1 (0.34%) MCollective
8 1 (0.34%) ODBC
8 1 (0.34%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 57 (19.59%) Data Centre
2 34 (11.68%) Management Information System
3 29 (9.97%) Computer Science
4 27 (9.28%) Clustering
5 22 (7.56%) Public Cloud
6 16 (5.50%) PKI
7 13 (4.47%) Analytical Skills
8 9 (3.09%) Driving Licence
8 9 (3.09%) Replication
9 8 (2.75%) Cryptography
10 6 (2.06%) Hybrid Cloud
10 6 (2.06%) Statistics
11 5 (1.72%) Client/Server
12 4 (1.37%) Enterprise Software
13 3 (1.03%) Algorithms
13 3 (1.03%) BYOD
13 3 (1.03%) Enterprise Storage
13 3 (1.03%) Grid Computing
13 3 (1.03%) Mathematics
14 2 (0.69%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 186 (63.92%) Windows
2 114 (39.18%) Windows Server
3 80 (27.49%) Linux
4 74 (25.43%) Windows Server 2008
5 55 (18.90%) Windows Server 2012
6 44 (15.12%) Windows Server 2003
7 35 (12.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 34 (11.68%) Windows 7
9 27 (9.28%) Unix
10 22 (7.56%) Windows XP
11 16 (5.50%) Ubuntu
12 11 (3.78%) Solaris
13 9 (3.09%) Windows 8
14 8 (2.75%) AIX
15 6 (2.06%) VMS
15 6 (2.06%) Windows 10
16 4 (1.37%) CentOS
17 3 (1.03%) Android
17 3 (1.03%) Mac OS X
17 3 (1.03%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 86 (29.55%) ITIL
2 56 (19.24%) Load Balancing
3 39 (13.40%) Change Management
4 38 (13.06%) Problem Management
5 25 (8.59%) Project Management
6 19 (6.53%) Configuration Management
6 19 (6.53%) Incident Management
6 19 (6.53%) Process Improvement
7 17 (5.84%) Mentoring
7 17 (5.84%) Open Source
7 17 (5.84%) Service Management
8 16 (5.50%) ITSM
8 16 (5.50%) Presales
8 16 (5.50%) Workflow
9 15 (5.15%) Migration
9 15 (5.15%) Security Patching
10 14 (4.81%) Network Design
10 14 (4.81%) Performance Monitoring
11 12 (4.12%) Customer Engagement
11 12 (4.12%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 62 (21.31%) SQL
2 55 (18.90%) PowerShell
3 33 (11.34%) VBScript
4 21 (7.22%) Perl
5 16 (5.50%) Python
6 14 (4.81%) C
7 12 (4.12%) C++
7 12 (4.12%) Ruby
8 11 (3.78%) C#
8 11 (3.78%) VB
9 10 (3.44%) Shell Script
10 6 (2.06%) Bourne shell
11 5 (1.72%) Java
11 5 (1.72%) PHP
12 4 (1.37%) Bash Shell
13 3 (1.03%) Tcl
14 2 (0.69%) VB.NET
15 1 (0.34%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 59 (20.27%) Security Cleared
2 56 (19.24%) Microsoft Certification
3 50 (17.18%) Cisco Certification
4 43 (14.78%) Degree
5 38 (13.06%) SC Cleared
6 36 (12.37%) CCNA
7 35 (12.03%) MCSE
8 24 (8.25%) MCSA
9 20 (6.87%) DV Cleared
10 18 (6.19%) CCNP
11 17 (5.84%) MCP
12 13 (4.47%) MCITP
12 13 (4.47%) MCSD
13 12 (4.12%) MCTS
14 11 (3.78%) MCDST
15 8 (2.75%) CCIE
16 5 (1.72%) CCA
16 5 (1.72%) CCDA
16 5 (1.72%) Citrix Certification
16 5 (1.72%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (7.56%) SLA
2 13 (4.47%) PCI DSS
3 7 (2.41%) Disclosure Scotland
4 5 (1.72%) HIPAA
4 5 (1.72%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 5 (1.72%) JSP 440
5 2 (0.69%) ISO 9001
5 2 (0.69%) QA
6 1 (0.34%) GxP
System Software
1 152 (52.23%) Active Directory
2 50 (17.18%) VMware Infrastructure
3 46 (15.81%) XenApp
4 39 (13.40%) Hyper-V
5 24 (8.25%) vSphere
6 22 (7.56%) VMware ESX
7 15 (5.15%) Terminal Services
8 9 (3.09%) VMware ESXi
9 8 (2.75%) XenDesktop
10 6 (2.06%) BitLocker
10 6 (2.06%) Terminal Server
10 6 (2.06%) Veritas File System
10 6 (2.06%) Veritas Volume Manager
10 6 (2.06%) Virtual Machines
10 6 (2.06%) XenServer
11 5 (1.72%) Forefront TMG
11 5 (1.72%) ISA Server
12 3 (1.03%) UAG
13 2 (0.69%) Microsoft App-V
14 1 (0.34%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 45 (15.46%) SCCM
2 30 (10.31%) SCOM
3 28 (9.62%) WSUS
4 24 (8.25%) NetBackup
5 20 (6.87%) Puppet
6 17 (5.84%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 12 (4.12%) Cisco Prime
8 11 (3.78%) SolarWinds Orion
9 9 (3.09%) Ansible
9 9 (3.09%) Backup Exec
9 9 (3.09%) Opscode Chef
10 8 (2.75%) Microsoft Clustering
10 8 (2.75%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
10 8 (2.75%) Norton AntiVirus
10 8 (2.75%) Tivoli
11 7 (2.41%) Forefront Identity Manager
12 6 (2.06%) Legato
12 6 (2.06%) SCOrch
13 5 (1.72%) Netcool
13 5 (1.72%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 111 (38.14%) Microsoft
2 79 (27.15%) VMware
3 75 (25.77%) Cisco
4 64 (21.99%) Citrix
5 41 (14.09%) Red Hat
6 40 (13.75%) HP
7 32 (11.00%) F5
8 24 (8.25%) SolarWinds
9 19 (6.53%) Dell
9 19 (6.53%) Juniper
10 17 (5.84%) NetApp
10 17 (5.84%) Veritas
11 16 (5.50%) Oracle
12 15 (5.15%) EMC
12 15 (5.15%) Intel Security
13 14 (4.81%) CheckPoint
14 12 (4.12%) Barracuda Networks
14 12 (4.12%) IBM
14 12 (4.12%) Symantec
15 8 (2.75%) Remedy
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