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 February 2017 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 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol (DHCP)
England / South East
Rank 158 128 146
Rank change year-on-year
-30 +18
Contract jobs citing DHCP 83 137 124
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 1.08% 1.56% 1.27%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.33% 7.63% 6.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 86 73
Median daily rate £363 £326 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -6.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £204 £185 £214
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £425 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £335 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.47% -4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 15 10
Median hourly rate £52.50 £42.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+23.52% +157.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.40 £20.00 £13.53
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.02 £60.06 £22.56
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.50 £20.00 £18.07
% change year-on-year
-7.50% +10.71%

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
1556 1796 2013
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 20.22% 20.47% 20.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 944 997 962
Median daily rate £400 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £225 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 101 88 115
Median hourly rate £21.50 £43.00 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-50.00% +19.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.40 £17.24 £13.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.95 £53.18 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £30.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-28.33% +13.20%

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 February 2017.

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 February 2017.

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 February 2017. 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 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
Buckinghamshire +22 27 £500 +112.76% 9
Surrey -10 16 £210 -36.36% 5
Hampshire -4 14 £348 +14.48% 8
Berkshire -7 13 £293 -14.90% 5
West Sussex -10 4 £313 - 2
Kent +11 3 £145 -67.77% 6
East Sussex +4 2 £325 - 5
Oxfordshire -8 1 £260 +6.66% 6
Thames Valley - 1 £570 -
DHCP
England

DHCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 23 February 2017, 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.

1 147 (86.98%) DNS
2 117 (69.23%) Windows
3 112 (66.27%) Active Directory
4 72 (42.60%) Windows Server
5 71 (42.01%) Microsoft
6 69 (40.83%) Windows Server 2008
7 61 (36.09%) LAN
8 58 (34.32%) Cisco
9 52 (30.77%) TCP/IP
9 52 (30.77%) Windows Server 2012
10 51 (30.18%) WAN
11 49 (28.99%) ITIL
12 48 (28.40%) Firewall
12 48 (28.40%) Security Cleared
13 47 (27.81%) Windows Server 2003
14 46 (27.22%) VMware
14 46 (27.22%) Office 365
15 40 (23.67%) SC Cleared
15 40 (23.67%) Cisco Certification
16 39 (23.08%) SCCM
17 34 (20.12%) Windows 7
18 32 (18.93%) MS Exchange
19 30 (17.75%) Windows 10
20 29 (17.16%) Data Centre
21 28 (16.57%) Hyper-V
21 28 (16.57%) Problem Management
21 28 (16.57%) MS Office
22 27 (15.98%) PowerShell
23 26 (15.38%) Citrix
24 25 (14.79%) HP

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 32 (18.93%) MS Exchange
2 23 (13.61%) IIS
3 17 (10.06%) Skype for Business
4 14 (8.28%) Exchange Server 2010
4 14 (8.28%) SharePoint
5 8 (4.73%) Exchange Server 2007
5 8 (4.73%) Exchange Server 2013
6 6 (3.55%) Apache
6 6 (3.55%) Exchange Server 2003
7 4 (2.37%) JBoss
7 4 (2.37%) Tomcat
8 2 (1.18%) SharePoint 2013
9 1 (0.59%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 1 (0.59%) Confluence
9 1 (0.59%) OpenStack
9 1 (0.59%) SAS
Applications
1 28 (16.57%) MS Office
2 18 (10.65%) MS Excel
3 3 (1.78%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.59%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (1.78%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 46 (27.22%) Office 365
2 18 (10.65%) Microsoft Azure
3 15 (8.88%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (2.96%) IaaS
4 5 (2.96%) SaaS
5 2 (1.18%) AWS CloudFormation
5 2 (1.18%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (0.59%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 147 (86.98%) DNS
2 61 (36.09%) LAN
3 52 (30.77%) TCP/IP
4 51 (30.18%) WAN
5 48 (28.40%) Firewall
6 19 (11.24%) Internet
6 19 (11.24%) VLAN
7 18 (10.65%) MPLS
7 18 (10.65%) VPN
8 16 (9.47%) Cisco Nexus
9 15 (8.88%) Network Security
10 14 (8.28%) Intrusion Detection
11 13 (7.69%) SSL
12 11 (6.51%) Skype
13 10 (5.92%) Cisco ASA
13 10 (5.92%) ISDN
13 10 (5.92%) LDAP
13 10 (5.92%) SAN
14 9 (5.33%) ADSL
14 9 (5.33%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (11.83%) SQL Server
2 6 (3.55%) SQL Server 2008
2 6 (3.55%) SQL Server 2012
3 5 (2.96%) MS Access
4 4 (2.37%) Amazon RDS
5 2 (1.18%) MySQL
5 2 (1.18%) SQL Server 2014
6 1 (0.59%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (0.59%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
6 1 (0.59%) BusinessObjects XI
6 1 (0.59%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.59%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (0.59%) SQL Server 2000
6 1 (0.59%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 4 (2.37%) Git (software)
1 4 (2.37%) Jenkins
2 1 (0.59%) JIRA
2 1 (0.59%) Subversion
2 1 (0.59%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 10 (5.92%) Back Office
2 8 (4.73%) Finance
3 5 (2.96%) French Language
3 5 (2.96%) Retail
3 5 (2.96%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.18%) Advertising
5 1 (0.59%) Banking
5 1 (0.59%) Games
5 1 (0.59%) Online Betting
5 1 (0.59%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 35 (20.71%) Support Engineer
2 19 (11.24%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 18 (10.65%) Network Engineer
4 17 (10.06%) Architect
5 16 (9.47%) 2nd Line Support
5 16 (9.47%) Analyst
6 13 (7.69%) Consultant
7 12 (7.10%) 3rd Line Support
7 12 (7.10%) Network Architect
7 12 (7.10%) Support Analyst
8 11 (6.51%) Active Directory Engineer
8 11 (6.51%) Desktop Support
9 10 (5.92%) 3rd Line Engineer
9 10 (5.92%) Windows Engineer
10 9 (5.33%) Active Directory Support
11 7 (4.14%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
11 7 (4.14%) Cisco Engineer
11 7 (4.14%) Cisco Network Engineer
11 7 (4.14%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
11 7 (4.14%) Windows Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (3.55%) 802.1X
1 6 (3.55%) Web Services
2 2 (1.18%) .NET
2 2 (1.18%) ASP.NET
2 2 (1.18%) XML
3 1 (0.59%) JSON
3 1 (0.59%) JTAPI
3 1 (0.59%) RESTful
3 1 (0.59%) RFC 2833
Miscellaneous
1 29 (17.16%) Data Centre
2 22 (13.02%) Management Information System
3 16 (9.47%) Clustering
4 10 (5.92%) PKI
5 9 (5.33%) Driving Licence
6 8 (4.73%) BYOD
6 8 (4.73%) Replication
7 7 (4.14%) Analytical Skills
7 7 (4.14%) Computer Science
8 5 (2.96%) Enterprise Software
9 3 (1.78%) Fat Client
9 3 (1.78%) FlexPod
9 3 (1.78%) Thin Client
10 2 (1.18%) Enterprise Cloud
10 2 (1.18%) NHS
10 2 (1.18%) Virtual Team
11 1 (0.59%) Embedded Systems
11 1 (0.59%) Hybrid Cloud
11 1 (0.59%) Mobile App
11 1 (0.59%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 117 (69.23%) Windows
2 72 (42.60%) Windows Server
3 69 (40.83%) Windows Server 2008
4 52 (30.77%) Windows Server 2012
5 47 (27.81%) Windows Server 2003
6 34 (20.12%) Windows 7
7 30 (17.75%) Windows 10
8 17 (10.06%) Windows XP
9 12 (7.10%) Linux
10 10 (5.92%) Mac OS X
10 10 (5.92%) Unix
11 6 (3.55%) Windows 8
12 5 (2.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 5 (2.96%) Solaris
13 4 (2.37%) Android
13 4 (2.37%) Windows Vista
14 3 (1.78%) Apple iOS
15 2 (1.18%) CentOS
15 2 (1.18%) Ubuntu
16 1 (0.59%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (28.99%) ITIL
2 28 (16.57%) Problem Management
3 24 (14.20%) Change Management
4 17 (10.06%) Mobile Device Management
5 16 (9.47%) Incident Management
6 13 (7.69%) Capacity Management
7 12 (7.10%) Information Security
8 10 (5.92%) Cryptography
8 10 (5.92%) Project Management
8 10 (5.92%) Security Patching
8 10 (5.92%) Service Delivery
9 9 (5.33%) Computer Security
9 9 (5.33%) Load Balancing
9 9 (5.33%) Migration
9 9 (5.33%) Network Management
9 9 (5.33%) Service Design
10 8 (4.73%) Root Cause Analysis
11 7 (4.14%) Configuration Management
11 7 (4.14%) Network Monitoring
11 7 (4.14%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 27 (15.98%) PowerShell
2 23 (13.61%) SQL
3 10 (5.92%) Perl
3 10 (5.92%) Python
4 4 (2.37%) Bash Shell
4 4 (2.37%) C#
4 4 (2.37%) C++
4 4 (2.37%) VB
5 3 (1.78%) C
5 3 (1.78%) Java
6 2 (1.18%) Shell Script
7 1 (0.59%) Korn
7 1 (0.59%) Ruby
7 1 (0.59%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 48 (28.40%) Security Cleared
2 40 (23.67%) Cisco Certification
2 40 (23.67%) SC Cleared
3 22 (13.02%) CCNA
4 20 (11.83%) CCNP
5 17 (10.06%) Microsoft Certification
6 13 (7.69%) CCIE
7 12 (7.10%) DV Cleared
8 9 (5.33%) MCSA
9 7 (4.14%) MCSE
9 7 (4.14%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 4 (2.37%) GCIH
10 4 (2.37%) GIAC
10 4 (2.37%) RHCSA
11 3 (1.78%) CISSP
11 3 (1.78%) Degree
11 3 (1.78%) MCP
12 2 (1.18%) MCITP
13 1 (0.59%) CCAA
13 1 (0.59%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (9.47%) PCI DSS
2 15 (8.88%) SLA
3 8 (4.73%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 112 (66.27%) Active Directory
2 28 (16.57%) Hyper-V
3 25 (14.79%) VMware Infrastructure
4 17 (10.06%) Microsoft App-V
5 14 (8.28%) vSphere
5 14 (8.28%) XenApp
6 8 (4.73%) UAG
7 7 (4.14%) Firmware
7 7 (4.14%) Terminal Services
8 6 (3.55%) Forefront TMG
8 6 (3.55%) ISA Server
8 6 (3.55%) Virtual Desktop
8 6 (3.55%) XenDesktop
9 4 (2.37%) VMware ESXi
10 2 (1.18%) iptables
11 1 (0.59%) BitLocker
11 1 (0.59%) Dovecot
11 1 (0.59%) KVM
11 1 (0.59%) vCloud
11 1 (0.59%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 39 (23.08%) SCCM
2 24 (14.20%) SCOM
3 17 (10.06%) Cisco Prime
4 13 (7.69%) NetBackup
5 10 (5.92%) EdgeSight
5 10 (5.92%) Puppet
6 7 (4.14%) Norton AntiVirus
6 7 (4.14%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 7 (4.14%) WSUS
7 6 (3.55%) Backup Exec
7 6 (3.55%) Nagios
7 6 (3.55%) OpenView Configuration Management
8 5 (2.96%) AppDNA
8 5 (2.96%) Netcool
8 5 (2.96%) SafeCom
9 4 (2.37%) AirWatch
9 4 (2.37%) Red Hat Satellite
10 3 (1.78%) Unicenter
10 3 (1.78%) Veritas Storage Foundation
11 2 (1.18%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 71 (42.01%) Microsoft
2 58 (34.32%) Cisco
3 46 (27.22%) VMware
4 26 (15.38%) Citrix
5 25 (14.79%) HP
6 15 (8.88%) F5
7 13 (7.69%) CheckPoint
8 11 (6.51%) Juniper
9 10 (5.92%) Forcepoint
9 10 (5.92%) Oracle
9 10 (5.92%) Veritas
10 9 (5.33%) Red Hat
11 8 (4.73%) Symantec
12 7 (4.14%) Dell
12 7 (4.14%) EMC
12 7 (4.14%) Intel Security
12 7 (4.14%) Sophos
13 6 (3.55%) Palo Alto
13 6 (3.55%) Remedy
14 5 (2.96%) Cyberoam
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