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 24 April 2015 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol (DHCP)
Rank 142 171 126
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -45
Contract jobs citing DHCP 121 78 111
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 1.21% 0.82% 1.30%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.02% 4.60% 6.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 68 39 45
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£375 £275 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+36.36% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £203 £165 £169
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £434 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £282 £290
% change year-on-year
+6.38% -2.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 14 27
Average hourly rate £28.00 £16.00 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+75.00% -5.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.69 £14.50 £11.07
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.70 £24.76 £22.43
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+11.76% +6.25%
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
2010 1694 1667
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 20.08% 17.91% 19.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 976 751 694
Average daily rate £350 £325 £316
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.56% +2.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £175 £191
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £338 £315
% change year-on-year
+0.74% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 102 116 161
Average hourly rate £36.00 £21.13 £22.69
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+70.41% -6.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.50 £13.50 £12.09
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £57.00 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £20.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+50.00% -11.11%

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 24 April 2015.

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 April 2015.

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 24 April 2015. 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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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
Surrey +41 46 £325 -10.34% 11
Berkshire -19 22 £417 +48.99% 11
West Sussex -4 20 £375 +36.36% 1
Hampshire -4 19 £450 +42.85% 10
Buckinghamshire +1 6 - - 6
Oxfordshire -21 6 £320 +100.00% 3
Kent -5 3 £180 -12.19% 4
East Sussex -9 1 - - 3
DHCP
England

DHCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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.

1 223 (95.30%) DNS
2 174 (74.36%) Windows
3 141 (60.26%) Active Directory
4 110 (47.01%) VMware
5 108 (46.15%) Microsoft
6 91 (38.89%) Windows Server 2008
7 87 (37.18%) TCP/IP
8 83 (35.47%) ITIL
9 80 (34.19%) VMware Infrastructure
10 74 (31.62%) Windows Server 2003
11 70 (29.91%) Cisco
12 68 (29.06%) Firewall
13 64 (27.35%) MS Exchange
14 56 (23.93%) LAN
15 50 (21.37%) WAN
16 48 (20.51%) Microsoft Certification
17 47 (20.09%) SCCM
18 46 (19.66%) SQL
19 45 (19.23%) HP
20 43 (18.38%) SAN
20 43 (18.38%) Security Cleared
21 42 (17.95%) Windows Server 2012
22 41 (17.52%) Windows 7
23 38 (16.24%) Cisco Certification
24 35 (14.96%) Citrix
24 35 (14.96%) MCSE
24 35 (14.96%) Service Management
24 35 (14.96%) Hyper-V
24 35 (14.96%) SCOM
25 34 (14.53%) SQL Server

DHCP
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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 64 (27.35%) MS Exchange
2 30 (12.82%) IIS
3 25 (10.68%) Exchange Server 2010
4 23 (9.83%) Exchange Server 2007
5 19 (8.12%) Exchange Server 2003
6 14 (5.98%) SharePoint
7 11 (4.70%) Lync
8 9 (3.85%) Tomcat
9 7 (2.99%) Apache
10 6 (2.56%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 6 (2.56%) SharePoint 2013
10 6 (2.56%) Exchange Server 2013
11 4 (1.71%) OpenStack
12 3 (1.28%) SAS
13 2 (0.85%) SharePoint Server
14 1 (0.43%) MediaWiki
14 1 (0.43%) MS Project Server
14 1 (0.43%) Site Server
Applications
1 23 (9.83%) MS Excel
2 22 (9.40%) MS Office
3 3 (1.28%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.85%) MS Project
5 1 (0.43%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 14 (5.98%) RMDS
2 2 (0.85%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.85%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 16 (6.84%) Microsoft Azure
2 15 (6.41%) Amazon AWS
2 15 (6.41%) Office 365
3 13 (5.56%) IaaS
4 5 (2.14%) Cloud Computing
5 4 (1.71%) PaaS
5 4 (1.71%) AWS CloudFormation
5 4 (1.71%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 2 (0.85%) Mimecast
7 1 (0.43%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 223 (95.30%) DNS
2 87 (37.18%) TCP/IP
3 68 (29.06%) Firewall
4 56 (23.93%) LAN
5 50 (21.37%) WAN
6 43 (18.38%) SAN
7 31 (13.25%) VPN
8 22 (9.40%) Wireshark
8 22 (9.40%) Network Security
9 20 (8.55%) Internet
10 19 (8.12%) Cisco ASA
11 17 (7.26%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
11 17 (7.26%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
12 16 (6.84%) VLAN
13 15 (6.41%) Multicast
14 13 (5.56%) Wireless
15 12 (5.13%) SSL
16 10 (4.27%) Wi-Fi
16 10 (4.27%) NAS
17 9 (3.85%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (14.53%) SQL Server
2 11 (4.70%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (2.56%) SQL Server 2005
4 5 (2.14%) Amazon RDS
4 5 (2.14%) SQL Server 2000
5 4 (1.71%) SQL Server 2012
5 4 (1.71%) Oracle Database
6 3 (1.28%) Hadoop
6 3 (1.28%) MySQL
7 1 (0.43%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.43%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (1.71%) Maven
1 4 (1.71%) Ant
1 4 (1.71%) Git (software)
1 4 (1.71%) JIRA
1 4 (1.71%) Jenkins
2 3 (1.28%) Subversion
3 2 (0.85%) Bugzilla
3 2 (0.85%) TestDirector
3 2 (0.85%) Rational DOORS
4 1 (0.43%) StarTeam
4 1 (0.43%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.43%) Talend Open Studio
4 1 (0.43%) ClearQuest
4 1 (0.43%) ClearCase
General
1 27 (11.54%) Finance
2 18 (7.69%) Telecoms
3 5 (2.14%) Manufacturing
4 4 (1.71%) Back Office
4 4 (1.71%) Online Betting
5 3 (1.28%) Japanese Language
5 3 (1.28%) Retail
6 2 (0.85%) Electronics
6 2 (0.85%) Marketing
7 1 (0.43%) Local Government
7 1 (0.43%) Banking
7 1 (0.43%) Advertising
7 1 (0.43%) Publishing
7 1 (0.43%) Legal
7 1 (0.43%) Games
Job Titles
1 40 (17.09%) Analyst
2 34 (14.53%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 31 (13.25%) Consultant
4 25 (10.68%) Support Engineer
5 19 (8.12%) Systems Engineer
6 18 (7.69%) Network Engineer
6 18 (7.69%) Support Analyst
7 16 (6.84%) Server Engineer
8 15 (6.41%) Network Consultant
9 13 (5.56%) IT Support
9 13 (5.56%) 3rd Line Support
10 12 (5.13%) Infrastructure Analyst
11 11 (4.70%) Field Engineer
12 10 (4.27%) Architect
12 10 (4.27%) 2nd Line Support
12 10 (4.27%) Systems Manager
13 9 (3.85%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
13 9 (3.85%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
13 9 (3.85%) Senior Systems Engineer
14 8 (3.42%) Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (6.41%) XML
2 14 (5.98%) Rendezvous
3 6 (2.56%) Application Packaging
4 5 (2.14%) HTML
5 4 (1.71%) Web Services
6 3 (1.28%) Software Packaging
7 2 (0.85%) ODBC
7 2 (0.85%) ASP.NET
7 2 (0.85%) .NET
7 2 (0.85%) Flash
8 1 (0.43%) boto
8 1 (0.43%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 28 (11.97%) Clustering
2 18 (7.69%) Management Information System
3 15 (6.41%) PKI
3 15 (6.41%) Analytical Skills
4 14 (5.98%) Replication
5 12 (5.13%) Private Cloud
6 8 (3.42%) FlexPod
7 5 (2.14%) SecurID
7 5 (2.14%) Blackberry
8 4 (1.71%) Enterprise Storage
9 3 (1.28%) Open Source
10 2 (0.85%) DTV
10 2 (0.85%) iPhone
10 2 (0.85%) Smartphone
10 2 (0.85%) User Experience
10 2 (0.85%) BYOD
11 1 (0.43%) Video Conferencing
11 1 (0.43%) Informatics
11 1 (0.43%) Mathematics
11 1 (0.43%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 174 (74.36%) Windows
2 91 (38.89%) Windows Server 2008
3 74 (31.62%) Windows Server 2003
4 42 (17.95%) Windows Server 2012
5 41 (17.52%) Windows 7
6 24 (10.26%) Linux
7 21 (8.97%) Windows XP
8 10 (4.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 7 (2.99%) Windows 8
9 7 (2.99%) Windows 2000 Server
10 5 (2.14%) Windows 2000
10 5 (2.14%) UNIX
11 4 (1.71%) Android
12 1 (0.43%) Apple iOS
12 1 (0.43%) Oracle Linux
12 1 (0.43%) CentOS
12 1 (0.43%) Mac OS
12 1 (0.43%) Mac OS X
12 1 (0.43%) VMS
12 1 (0.43%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 83 (35.47%) ITIL
2 35 (14.96%) Service Management
3 21 (8.97%) Performance Monitoring
4 20 (8.55%) Load Balancing
5 17 (7.26%) Migration
6 15 (6.41%) Change Management
7 14 (5.98%) Problem Management
7 14 (5.98%) Network Architecture
8 12 (5.13%) Customer Engagement
9 11 (4.70%) Disaster Recovery
9 11 (4.70%) Configuration Management
10 10 (4.27%) Validation
10 10 (4.27%) Capacity Management
10 10 (4.27%) Network Monitoring
11 8 (3.42%) Project Management
11 8 (3.42%) Network Design
11 8 (3.42%) Root Cause Analysis
12 6 (2.56%) Time Management
12 6 (2.56%) Network Load Balancing
12 6 (2.56%) Mobile Device Management
Programming Languages
1 46 (19.66%) SQL
2 33 (14.10%) PowerShell
3 17 (7.26%) VBScript
4 8 (3.42%) Python
4 8 (3.42%) VB
5 5 (2.14%) Ruby
5 5 (2.14%) Perl
6 4 (1.71%) C#
6 4 (1.71%) Shell Script
7 3 (1.28%) PHP
7 3 (1.28%) C
7 3 (1.28%) JavaScript
8 2 (0.85%) C++
8 2 (0.85%) Java
9 1 (0.43%) Go
9 1 (0.43%) Korn
9 1 (0.43%) Bourne shell
Qualifications
1 48 (20.51%) Microsoft Certification
2 43 (18.38%) Security Cleared
3 38 (16.24%) Cisco Certification
4 35 (14.96%) MCSE
5 33 (14.10%) SC Cleared
6 28 (11.97%) CCNA
7 20 (8.55%) Degree
8 18 (7.69%) CISSP
9 17 (7.26%) MCITP
10 16 (6.84%) CCNP
11 13 (5.56%) MCSA
12 12 (5.13%) MCP
12 12 (5.13%) MCTS
13 10 (4.27%) DV Cleared
14 6 (2.56%) CCIE
15 5 (2.14%) A+ Certification
16 4 (1.71%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
17 3 (1.28%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
17 3 (1.28%) Network+ Certification
18 2 (0.85%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (3.85%) SLA
2 5 (2.14%) PCI DSS
3 2 (0.85%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.43%) QA
System Software
1 141 (60.26%) Active Directory
2 80 (34.19%) VMware Infrastructure
3 35 (14.96%) Hyper-V
4 27 (11.54%) vSphere
5 21 (8.97%) VMware ESXi
6 19 (8.12%) XenDesktop
7 12 (5.13%) XenApp
8 10 (4.27%) vCloud
9 7 (2.99%) UAG
10 5 (2.14%) Samba
11 4 (1.71%) DFS Replication
11 4 (1.71%) Forefront TMG
12 3 (1.28%) HDFS
12 3 (1.28%) Microsoft App-V
12 3 (1.28%) VMware ESX
13 2 (0.85%) VMware Workstation
13 2 (0.85%) Terminal Services
14 1 (0.43%) VMware Server
14 1 (0.43%) NLBS
14 1 (0.43%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 47 (20.09%) SCCM
2 35 (14.96%) SCOM
3 15 (6.41%) WMI
4 12 (5.13%) WSUS
5 11 (4.70%) SCSM
5 11 (4.70%) Nagios
6 8 (3.42%) NetBackup
6 8 (3.42%) MOM
7 6 (2.56%) vMotion
8 5 (2.14%) SCVMM
9 4 (1.71%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 4 (1.71%) HP Data Protector
9 4 (1.71%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
9 4 (1.71%) Puppet
9 4 (1.71%) Forefront Identity Manager
10 3 (1.28%) HP SIM
10 3 (1.28%) Opscode Chef
10 3 (1.28%) Zenoss
10 3 (1.28%) OpenView
11 2 (0.85%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 110 (47.01%) VMware
2 108 (46.15%) Microsoft
3 70 (29.91%) Cisco
4 45 (19.23%) HP
5 35 (14.96%) Citrix
6 34 (14.53%) Juniper
7 29 (12.39%) SolarWinds
8 27 (11.54%) NetApp
9 24 (10.26%) F5
10 20 (8.55%) CheckPoint
11 18 (7.69%) Tufin
11 18 (7.69%) NetScout
12 16 (6.84%) Blue Coat
13 15 (6.41%) Red Hat
14 14 (5.98%) TIBCO
14 14 (5.98%) Bloomberg
14 14 (5.98%) Radianz
14 14 (5.98%) IBM
14 14 (5.98%) LogLogic
14 14 (5.98%) TippingPoint
Kent
Marcus Donald People
Rate: £240 - £270 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Rate: From £200 to £375 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Staines, Middlesex
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: Market rate
Posted: 5 days ago
Berkshire
Explore Group
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Staines, Middlesex
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: Market rate
Posted: 5 days ago