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 23 July 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
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol (DHCP)
Rank 153 130 154
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +24
Contract jobs citing DHCP 119 140 93
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 1.34% 1.47% 1.04%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.09% 7.76% 5.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 75 78 45
Median daily rate £335 £330 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.51% +32.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £208 £203
10% offered a daily rate of more than £428 £470 £360
UK excluding London median daily rate £301 £310 £277
% change year-on-year
-3.06% +11.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 8 12
Median hourly rate £32.00 £17.50 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+82.85% +20.68%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.60 £11.85 £12.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.15 £23.55 £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £18.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+55.55% +12.50%
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
1679 1803 1694
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 18.88% 18.89% 18.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 943 929 722
Median daily rate £375 £363 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% +7.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £238 £203
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £495 £463
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £331
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +5.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 113 119 99
Median hourly rate £32.50 £22.83 £18.88
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+42.35% +20.95%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £45.00 £45.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.50 £21.53 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+37.04% +7.62%

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 23 July 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 23 July 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 23 July 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 +25 45 £299 +44.09% 10
Hampshire +10 26 £314 -24.39% 18
Surrey -18 20 £388 +16.54% 4
Oxfordshire +7 10 £400 +33.33% 9
West Sussex -17 5 £350 -3.44% 2
Kent +7 4 £252 -1.34% 8
Middlesex - 4 £340 -
East Sussex -5 3 £394 +19.31% 1
Sussex - 2 £178 -
Buckinghamshire 0 1 £425 +3.03% 1
Home Counties - 1 £285 -
DHCP
England

DHCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 23 July 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.

1 254 (92.03%) DNS
2 188 (68.12%) Windows
3 144 (52.17%) Active Directory
4 112 (40.58%) Microsoft
5 111 (40.22%) Windows Server
6 100 (36.23%) TCP/IP
7 86 (31.16%) ITIL
8 84 (30.43%) Firewall
9 83 (30.07%) WAN
10 81 (29.35%) VMware
11 78 (28.26%) LAN
12 75 (27.17%) Windows Server 2008
13 70 (25.36%) Linux
14 65 (23.55%) VPN
15 64 (23.19%) Cisco
15 64 (23.19%) Citrix
16 63 (22.83%) Windows Server 2012
17 61 (22.10%) Security Cleared
18 59 (21.38%) Microsoft Certification
18 59 (21.38%) SQL
19 57 (20.65%) MS Excel
19 57 (20.65%) PowerShell
20 52 (18.84%) IPsec
21 49 (17.75%) MPLS
21 49 (17.75%) VMware Infrastructure
22 48 (17.39%) Load Balancing
23 46 (16.67%) SAN
24 45 (16.30%) SCCM
24 45 (16.30%) XenApp
25 44 (15.94%) SQL Server

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 42 (15.22%) MS Exchange
2 18 (6.52%) Exchange Server 2010
3 16 (5.80%) SharePoint
4 15 (5.43%) IIS
5 13 (4.71%) Exchange Server 2007
5 13 (4.71%) Skype for Business
6 10 (3.62%) Exchange Server 2013
7 8 (2.90%) SharePoint 2013
7 8 (2.90%) Tomcat
8 7 (2.54%) Apache
9 5 (1.81%) Exchange Server 2003
9 5 (1.81%) JBoss
10 2 (0.72%) BizTalk Server
10 2 (0.72%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 2 (0.72%) Live Communications Server
10 2 (0.72%) SAS
11 1 (0.36%) Confluence
11 1 (0.36%) nginx
11 1 (0.36%) OpenStack
11 1 (0.36%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 57 (20.65%) MS Excel
2 36 (13.04%) MS Office
3 2 (0.72%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 10 (3.62%) Remedy ITSM
2 4 (1.45%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 32 (11.59%) Office 365
2 25 (9.06%) Microsoft Azure
3 11 (3.99%) Amazon AWS
3 11 (3.99%) IaaS
4 9 (3.26%) PaaS
5 7 (2.54%) SaaS
6 6 (2.17%) Azure Active Directory
7 4 (1.45%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (0.36%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 1 (0.36%) AWS CloudFormation
8 1 (0.36%) Google Apps
8 1 (0.36%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 254 (92.03%) DNS
2 100 (36.23%) TCP/IP
3 84 (30.43%) Firewall
4 83 (30.07%) WAN
5 78 (28.26%) LAN
6 65 (23.55%) VPN
7 52 (18.84%) IPsec
8 49 (17.75%) MPLS
9 46 (16.67%) SAN
10 35 (12.68%) Network Security
11 32 (11.59%) BGP
12 31 (11.23%) Wireless
13 30 (10.87%) HTTP
14 28 (10.14%) SSL
15 27 (9.78%) Internet
16 26 (9.42%) VLAN
17 24 (8.70%) VoIP
18 23 (8.33%) IPv6
19 21 (7.61%) Software-Defined Networking
20 20 (7.25%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (15.94%) SQL Server
2 11 (3.99%) SQL Server 2008
3 9 (3.26%) SQL Server 2005
4 5 (1.81%) SQL Server 2012
5 4 (1.45%) MS Access
6 3 (1.09%) Amazon RDS
7 2 (0.72%) MySQL
7 2 (0.72%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (0.36%) Big Data
8 1 (0.36%) BusinessObjects
8 1 (0.36%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.36%) EDRMS
8 1 (0.36%) Hadoop
8 1 (0.36%) MariaDB
8 1 (0.36%) MongoDB
8 1 (0.36%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (1.45%) Git (software)
1 4 (1.45%) Rational DOORS
2 3 (1.09%) Jenkins
2 3 (1.09%) JIRA
2 3 (1.09%) Subversion
3 1 (0.36%) Ant
3 1 (0.36%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (0.36%) ClearCase
3 1 (0.36%) ClearQuest
3 1 (0.36%) GitLab
3 1 (0.36%) Gitweb
3 1 (0.36%) Maven
3 1 (0.36%) RSpec
General
1 22 (7.97%) Finance
2 19 (6.88%) Marketing
2 19 (6.88%) Telecoms
3 8 (2.90%) Banking
4 7 (2.54%) Back Office
5 5 (1.81%) Manufacturing
5 5 (1.81%) Military
6 4 (1.45%) Electronics
6 4 (1.45%) Games
6 4 (1.45%) Investment Banking
6 4 (1.45%) Multimedia
7 3 (1.09%) Legal
8 1 (0.36%) Advertising
8 1 (0.36%) Aerospace
8 1 (0.36%) Billing
8 1 (0.36%) Local Government
8 1 (0.36%) Online Betting
8 1 (0.36%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 55 (19.93%) Support Engineer
2 52 (18.84%) Network Engineer
3 39 (14.13%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 32 (11.59%) Analyst
5 28 (10.14%) Administrator
6 23 (8.33%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 23 (8.33%) Support Analyst
7 22 (7.97%) 3rd Line Support
8 20 (7.25%) Systems Administrator
9 17 (6.16%) Server Engineer
10 16 (5.80%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
10 16 (5.80%) Consultant
10 16 (5.80%) Network Support
11 14 (5.07%) Desktop Support
11 14 (5.07%) Network Support Engineer
12 13 (4.71%) Architect
12 13 (4.71%) Windows Engineer
13 12 (4.35%) IT Engineer
14 10 (3.62%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
14 10 (3.62%) IT Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (7.25%) CSS
2 15 (5.43%) .NET
3 14 (5.07%) XML
4 8 (2.90%) 802.1X
5 4 (1.45%) Regular Expression
6 3 (1.09%) REST
6 3 (1.09%) Web Services
7 2 (0.72%) SOAP
8 1 (0.36%) ASP.NET
8 1 (0.36%) boto
8 1 (0.36%) LAMP
8 1 (0.36%) LEMP Stack
8 1 (0.36%) MAPI
8 1 (0.36%) MCollective
8 1 (0.36%) ODBC
8 1 (0.36%) PostGIS
8 1 (0.36%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 42 (15.22%) Data Centre
2 30 (10.87%) Management Information System
3 26 (9.42%) Clustering
4 22 (7.97%) Computer Science
4 22 (7.97%) Public Cloud
5 16 (5.80%) PKI
6 12 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
7 11 (3.99%) Replication
8 9 (3.26%) Driving Licence
8 9 (3.26%) Statistics
9 6 (2.17%) Cryptography
9 6 (2.17%) Hybrid Cloud
10 5 (1.81%) Enterprise Software
11 4 (1.45%) ASIC
11 4 (1.45%) BYOD
11 4 (1.45%) CESG
11 4 (1.45%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
12 3 (1.09%) Video Conferencing
13 2 (0.72%) Fat Client
13 2 (0.72%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 188 (68.12%) Windows
2 111 (40.22%) Windows Server
3 75 (27.17%) Windows Server 2008
4 70 (25.36%) Linux
5 63 (22.83%) Windows Server 2012
6 42 (15.22%) Windows Server 2003
7 37 (13.41%) Windows 7
8 31 (11.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 22 (7.97%) Windows XP
10 17 (6.16%) Unix
11 14 (5.07%) Ubuntu
12 12 (4.35%) Solaris
13 10 (3.62%) Windows 8
14 8 (2.90%) Windows 10
15 6 (2.17%) AIX
15 6 (2.17%) VMS
16 5 (1.81%) CentOS
17 3 (1.09%) Windows Vista
18 2 (0.72%) Apple iOS
18 2 (0.72%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 86 (31.16%) ITIL
2 48 (17.39%) Load Balancing
3 35 (12.68%) Change Management
3 35 (12.68%) Problem Management
4 20 (7.25%) Project Management
5 19 (6.88%) Incident Management
5 19 (6.88%) Process Improvement
6 18 (6.52%) ITSM
7 17 (6.16%) Service Management
8 16 (5.80%) Presales
8 16 (5.80%) Workflow
9 15 (5.43%) Mentoring
10 14 (5.07%) Configuration Management
11 13 (4.71%) Disaster Recovery
11 13 (4.71%) Security Patching
12 12 (4.35%) Customer Engagement
12 12 (4.35%) Network Design
12 12 (4.35%) Performance Monitoring
13 11 (3.99%) Open Source
14 10 (3.62%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 59 (21.38%) SQL
2 57 (20.65%) PowerShell
3 35 (12.68%) VBScript
4 17 (6.16%) Perl
5 16 (5.80%) C++
6 14 (5.07%) C
7 13 (4.71%) Python
8 12 (4.35%) C#
9 11 (3.99%) VB
10 8 (2.90%) Shell Script
11 6 (2.17%) Bourne shell
11 6 (2.17%) PHP
11 6 (2.17%) Ruby
12 5 (1.81%) Java
13 2 (0.72%) Tcl
13 2 (0.72%) VB.NET
14 1 (0.36%) Bash Shell
14 1 (0.36%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 61 (22.10%) Security Cleared
2 59 (21.38%) Microsoft Certification
3 43 (15.58%) Cisco Certification
4 42 (15.22%) SC Cleared
5 37 (13.41%) Degree
6 36 (13.04%) MCSE
7 33 (11.96%) CCNA
8 24 (8.70%) MCSA
9 18 (6.52%) CCNP
9 18 (6.52%) DV Cleared
9 18 (6.52%) MCP
10 13 (4.71%) MCITP
10 13 (4.71%) MCSD
11 12 (4.35%) MCTS
12 11 (3.99%) MCDST
13 6 (2.17%) CCIE
14 5 (1.81%) BPSS Clearance
14 5 (1.81%) CCA
14 5 (1.81%) CCDA
14 5 (1.81%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (7.97%) SLA
2 8 (2.90%) PCI DSS
3 7 (2.54%) Disclosure Scotland
4 6 (2.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 5 (1.81%) HIPAA
5 5 (1.81%) JSP 440
6 2 (0.72%) ISO 9001
7 1 (0.36%) GxP
System Software
1 144 (52.17%) Active Directory
2 49 (17.75%) VMware Infrastructure
3 45 (16.30%) XenApp
4 43 (15.58%) Hyper-V
5 24 (8.70%) vSphere
6 19 (6.88%) VMware ESX
7 16 (5.80%) Terminal Services
8 11 (3.99%) VMware ESXi
9 7 (2.54%) BitLocker
10 6 (2.17%) Terminal Server
10 6 (2.17%) Veritas File System
10 6 (2.17%) Veritas Volume Manager
10 6 (2.17%) Virtual Machines
10 6 (2.17%) XenDesktop
11 3 (1.09%) Firmware
11 3 (1.09%) UAG
11 3 (1.09%) XenServer
12 2 (0.72%) ISA Server
12 2 (0.72%) Microsoft App-V
13 1 (0.36%) Snort
Systems Management
1 45 (16.30%) SCCM
2 32 (11.59%) SCOM
3 27 (9.78%) NetBackup
4 20 (7.25%) WSUS
5 17 (6.16%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 15 (5.43%) Puppet
7 10 (3.62%) Opscode Chef
8 9 (3.26%) Cisco Prime
8 9 (3.26%) Norton AntiVirus
9 8 (2.90%) SolarWinds Orion
10 7 (2.54%) Backup Exec
10 7 (2.54%) Forefront Identity Manager
10 7 (2.54%) Microsoft Clustering
11 6 (2.17%) Ansible
11 6 (2.17%) Legato
11 6 (2.17%) Tivoli
12 5 (1.81%) Netcool
12 5 (1.81%) OpenView Configuration Management
12 5 (1.81%) WhatsUp Gold
12 5 (1.81%) WMI
Vendors
1 112 (40.58%) Microsoft
2 81 (29.35%) VMware
3 64 (23.19%) Cisco
3 64 (23.19%) Citrix
4 38 (13.77%) HP
5 31 (11.23%) Red Hat
6 27 (9.78%) F5
7 16 (5.80%) EMC
8 15 (5.43%) Dell
8 15 (5.43%) SolarWinds
8 15 (5.43%) Veritas
9 14 (5.07%) IBM
9 14 (5.07%) Juniper
10 13 (4.71%) Intel Security
11 12 (4.35%) Symantec
12 11 (3.99%) CheckPoint
12 11 (3.99%) NetApp
13 10 (3.62%) Barracuda Networks
13 10 (3.62%) Remedy
14 9 (3.26%) Oracle
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