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 4 September 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
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol (DHCP)
Rank 133 146 150
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +4
Contract jobs citing DHCP 150 109 91
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 1.51% 1.18% 1.04%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.37% 5.95% 5.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 102 47 40
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£330 £285 £280
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.78% +1.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £170 £207 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £379 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £314 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+4.58% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 19 15
Average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.89% +8.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.95 £12.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.75 £51.80 £46.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +2.85%
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
1792 1831 1584
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 18.10% 19.88% 18.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 973 866 724
Average daily rate £350 £347 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.72% -0.72%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £220 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £476 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 123 99 97
Average hourly rate £23.75 £20.21 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.54% -10.20%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.50 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £50.00 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.53 £23.50 £23.21
% change year-on-year
-8.40% +1.24%

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 4 September 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 4 September 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 4 September 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
Berkshire -2 28 £350 +16.66% 6
Hampshire -8 27 £275 -6.77% 8
West Sussex 0 25 £350 +59.09% 2
Surrey +6 22 £345 +20.52% 13
East Sussex +14 18 £330 +38.94% 1
Oxfordshire -4 17 £170 -47.69% 8
Buckinghamshire 0 13 £450 - 5
Kent 0 2 £363 -21.62% 7
DHCP
England

DHCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 4 September 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.

1 257 (94.83%) DNS
2 186 (68.63%) Windows
3 155 (57.20%) Active Directory
4 129 (47.60%) VMware
5 112 (41.33%) TCP/IP
6 103 (38.01%) Microsoft
7 98 (36.16%) VMware Infrastructure
8 91 (33.58%) MS Exchange
9 85 (31.37%) Firewall
10 84 (31.00%) LAN
11 79 (29.15%) Windows Server 2008
12 69 (25.46%) WAN
13 68 (25.09%) Cisco
14 61 (22.51%) Windows Server 2003
15 60 (22.14%) Citrix
16 58 (21.40%) Windows 7
17 57 (21.03%) SQL
18 56 (20.66%) VPN
18 56 (20.66%) Windows Server 2012
19 53 (19.56%) VLAN
20 52 (19.19%) SQL Server
21 48 (17.71%) SAN
22 46 (16.97%) HP
22 46 (16.97%) ITIL
22 46 (16.97%) Exchange Server 2010
23 45 (16.61%) PowerShell
23 45 (16.61%) Finance
24 42 (15.50%) Linux
25 40 (14.76%) Cisco Certification
25 40 (14.76%) vSphere

DHCP
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 91 (33.58%) MS Exchange
2 46 (16.97%) Exchange Server 2010
3 39 (14.39%) Exchange Server 2007
4 17 (6.27%) IIS
5 13 (4.80%) SharePoint
5 13 (4.80%) Exchange Server 2013
6 11 (4.06%) Lync
6 11 (4.06%) Apache
7 9 (3.32%) Tomcat
8 6 (2.21%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 6 (2.21%) Exchange Server 2003
9 5 (1.85%) OpenStack
10 3 (1.11%) SharePoint 2013
11 1 (0.37%) Node.js
11 1 (0.37%) SharePoint Server
11 1 (0.37%) MS Project Server
11 1 (0.37%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 38 (14.02%) MS Excel
2 31 (11.44%) MS Office
3 5 (1.85%) MS Project
4 4 (1.48%) MS Visio
5 3 (1.11%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.37%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 4 (1.48%) RMDS
2 3 (1.11%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 31 (11.44%) IaaS
2 29 (10.70%) Microsoft Azure
3 24 (8.86%) SaaS
3 24 (8.86%) PaaS
4 15 (5.54%) Amazon AWS
5 13 (4.80%) Office 365
6 7 (2.58%) AWS CloudFormation
6 7 (2.58%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 3 (1.11%) Azure Active Directory
8 2 (0.74%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 257 (94.83%) DNS
2 112 (41.33%) TCP/IP
3 85 (31.37%) Firewall
4 84 (31.00%) LAN
5 69 (25.46%) WAN
6 56 (20.66%) VPN
7 53 (19.56%) VLAN
8 48 (17.71%) SAN
9 36 (13.28%) MPLS
10 32 (11.81%) OSPF
10 32 (11.81%) BGP
11 31 (11.44%) Internet
12 27 (9.96%) NAS
13 24 (8.86%) Ethernet
14 23 (8.49%) IPsec
15 22 (8.12%) Fibre Channel
16 20 (7.38%) SNMP
17 19 (7.01%) Wireshark
18 18 (6.64%) Cisco ASA
19 17 (6.27%) HSRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (19.19%) SQL Server
2 17 (6.27%) Oracle Database
3 12 (4.43%) SQL Server 2008
4 7 (2.58%) SQL Server 2005
5 5 (1.85%) Hadoop
5 5 (1.85%) SQL Server 2012
6 3 (1.11%) SQL Server 2000
7 2 (0.74%) MySQL
7 2 (0.74%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 7 (2.58%) Jenkins
2 6 (2.21%) Git (software)
3 5 (1.85%) Ant
3 5 (1.85%) Maven
3 5 (1.85%) JIRA
4 4 (1.48%) Subversion
5 2 (0.74%) MSI
6 1 (0.37%) JMeter
6 1 (0.37%) ClearCase
6 1 (0.37%) ClearQuest
6 1 (0.37%) Selenium
6 1 (0.37%) StarTeam
6 1 (0.37%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (0.37%) RSpec
6 1 (0.37%) WebDriver
General
1 45 (16.61%) Finance
2 25 (9.23%) Telecoms
3 10 (3.69%) Online Betting
3 10 (3.69%) Back Office
4 6 (2.21%) Legal
4 6 (2.21%) Banking
5 5 (1.85%) Billing
6 4 (1.48%) Manufacturing
7 2 (0.74%) Electronics
7 2 (0.74%) Marketing
7 2 (0.74%) Japanese Language
8 1 (0.37%) French Language
8 1 (0.37%) German Language
8 1 (0.37%) Local Government
8 1 (0.37%) Aerospace
8 1 (0.37%) Retail
Job Titles
1 60 (22.14%) Analyst
2 38 (14.02%) Support Engineer
3 33 (12.18%) Architect
4 31 (11.44%) Network Engineer
5 27 (9.96%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 23 (8.49%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 22 (8.12%) Infrastructure Architect
8 21 (7.75%) IT Support
9 19 (7.01%) Support Analyst
10 18 (6.64%) 3rd Line Support
11 17 (6.27%) Consultant
12 16 (5.90%) Desktop Support
13 14 (5.17%) 2nd Line Support
14 12 (4.43%) Administrator
14 12 (4.43%) Desktop Engineer
14 12 (4.43%) IT Support Analyst
15 11 (4.06%) Network Support
16 10 (3.69%) Network Architect
16 10 (3.69%) Senior Network Engineer
16 10 (3.69%) Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (4.43%) 802.1X
2 8 (2.95%) CSS
2 8 (2.95%) Web Services
3 6 (2.21%) .NET
4 4 (1.48%) boto
4 4 (1.48%) Rendezvous
4 4 (1.48%) XML
5 3 (1.11%) ODBC
6 2 (0.74%) Flash
7 1 (0.37%) WAP
7 1 (0.37%) CGI
7 1 (0.37%) SAML
7 1 (0.37%) Middleware
7 1 (0.37%) OAuth
7 1 (0.37%) Memcached
7 1 (0.37%) Esper
7 1 (0.37%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 33 (12.18%) Data Centre
2 21 (7.75%) Clustering
3 14 (5.17%) Analytical Skills
4 11 (4.06%) Management Information System
5 9 (3.32%) PKI
5 9 (3.32%) Enterprise Software
6 6 (2.21%) Replication
6 6 (2.21%) Computer Science
7 5 (1.85%) NHS
7 5 (1.85%) Hybrid Cloud
8 4 (1.48%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 4 (1.48%) Thin Client
8 4 (1.48%) Blackberry
8 4 (1.48%) Fat Client
8 4 (1.48%) Informatics
9 3 (1.11%) Client/Server
9 3 (1.11%) Smartphone
9 3 (1.11%) Statistics
9 3 (1.11%) Public Cloud
9 3 (1.11%) BYOD
Operating Systems
1 186 (68.63%) Windows
2 79 (29.15%) Windows Server 2008
3 61 (22.51%) Windows Server 2003
4 58 (21.40%) Windows 7
5 56 (20.66%) Windows Server 2012
6 42 (15.50%) Linux
7 22 (8.12%) Windows XP
8 20 (7.38%) Windows 8
9 14 (5.17%) UNIX
10 8 (2.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 3 (1.11%) Apple iOS
12 2 (0.74%) VMS
12 2 (0.74%) Windows Vista
12 2 (0.74%) Data ONTAP
13 1 (0.37%) Android
13 1 (0.37%) HPUX
13 1 (0.37%) Solaris
13 1 (0.37%) Mac OS X
13 1 (0.37%) Mac OS
13 1 (0.37%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (16.97%) ITIL
2 27 (9.96%) Migration
3 19 (7.01%) Service Delivery
4 15 (5.54%) Capacity Management
5 14 (5.17%) Problem Management
6 13 (4.80%) Portfolio Management
7 12 (4.43%) Root Cause Analysis
8 11 (4.06%) Server Building
8 11 (4.06%) Load Balancing
8 11 (4.06%) Service Management
9 10 (3.69%) Disaster Recovery
9 10 (3.69%) ITSM
9 10 (3.69%) Time Management
9 10 (3.69%) Software Deployment
10 9 (3.32%) Stakeholder Management
10 9 (3.32%) Change Management
10 9 (3.32%) Configuration Management
11 7 (2.58%) Agile Software Development
11 7 (2.58%) Open Source
11 7 (2.58%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 57 (21.03%) SQL
2 45 (16.61%) PowerShell
3 14 (5.17%) Python
4 9 (3.32%) Shell Script
4 9 (3.32%) VBScript
4 9 (3.32%) VB
5 8 (2.95%) Ruby
6 7 (2.58%) Perl
6 7 (2.58%) C
7 6 (2.21%) C#
8 5 (1.85%) C++
8 5 (1.85%) Java
9 1 (0.37%) PHP
9 1 (0.37%) T-SQL
9 1 (0.37%) Korn
9 1 (0.37%) Bourne shell
Qualifications
1 40 (14.76%) Cisco Certification
2 30 (11.07%) CCNP
3 27 (9.96%) Security Cleared
4 26 (9.59%) Microsoft Certification
5 24 (8.86%) CCNA
6 18 (6.64%) SC Cleared
7 15 (5.54%) MCSE
8 12 (4.43%) Degree
9 10 (3.69%) MCSA
10 9 (3.32%) CCENT
11 8 (2.95%) MCITP
12 7 (2.58%) DV Cleared
13 6 (2.21%) CCIE
13 6 (2.21%) CCSE
14 5 (1.85%) MCP
15 4 (1.48%) HND
15 4 (1.48%) CCDE
15 4 (1.48%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
15 4 (1.48%) CISSP
16 3 (1.11%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (1.85%) SLA
2 3 (1.11%) QA
System Software
1 155 (57.20%) Active Directory
2 98 (36.16%) VMware Infrastructure
3 40 (14.76%) XenApp
3 40 (14.76%) vSphere
4 34 (12.55%) Hyper-V
5 26 (9.59%) VMware ESXi
6 24 (8.86%) XenDesktop
7 16 (5.90%) vCloud
8 13 (4.80%) VMware ESX
9 10 (3.69%) Terminal Services
9 10 (3.69%) Forefront TMG
10 5 (1.85%) HDFS
10 5 (1.85%) DFS Replication
11 4 (1.48%) Samba
11 4 (1.48%) VMware Server
12 3 (1.11%) Squid
12 3 (1.11%) VirtualBox
13 2 (0.74%) XenServer
14 1 (0.37%) Microsoft Virtual Server
14 1 (0.37%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 33 (12.18%) SCCM
2 19 (7.01%) WSUS
3 18 (6.64%) SCOM
4 17 (6.27%) vMotion
5 15 (5.54%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 11 (4.06%) SCVMM
7 10 (3.69%) Cacti
7 10 (3.69%) Puppet
8 8 (2.95%) Backup Exec
9 7 (2.58%) Opscode Chef
10 6 (2.21%) Forefront Identity Manager
10 6 (2.21%) AirWatch
10 6 (2.21%) Nagios
10 6 (2.21%) OpenView
11 5 (1.85%) Zenoss
12 4 (1.48%) NetBackup
13 3 (1.11%) Tivoli Storage Manager
13 3 (1.11%) Ansible
14 2 (0.74%) SnapMirror
14 2 (0.74%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 129 (47.60%) VMware
2 103 (38.01%) Microsoft
3 68 (25.09%) Cisco
4 60 (22.14%) Citrix
5 46 (16.97%) HP
6 33 (12.18%) CheckPoint
7 24 (8.86%) Oracle
8 19 (7.01%) IBM
9 16 (5.90%) Symantec
10 14 (5.17%) Juniper
11 13 (4.80%) Red Hat
11 13 (4.80%) OpenText
11 13 (4.80%) Ventyx
12 12 (4.43%) F5
12 12 (4.43%) McAfee
12 12 (4.43%) Avaya
13 11 (4.06%) SolarWinds
14 9 (3.32%) NetApp
15 8 (2.95%) Dell
15 8 (2.95%) Aruba
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