Period
to 27 June 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Central London with a requirement for DHCP skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited DHCP over the 6 months to 27 June 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol (DHCP)
London > Central London
6 months to
27 Jun 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 147 199 199
Rank change year-on-year +52 0 -9
Contract jobs citing DHCP 132 89 53
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Central London 1.56% 0.97% 0.71%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 14.22% 7.77% 6.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 111 81 40
Central London median daily rate £425 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.33% +15.38% -14.75%
10th Percentile £213 £120 £100
90th Percentile £575 £538 £525
London median daily rate £413 £375 £344
% change year-on-year +10.00% +9.01% -8.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Central London median hourly rate £18.75 - -
London median hourly rate £21.00 £17.00 £50.00
% change year-on-year +23.53% -66.00% +153.16%

DHCP is in the Communications and Computer Networking category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Central London with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Central London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 928 1,146 866
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Central London 10.98% 12.53% 11.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 685 884 628
Central London median daily rate £488 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.33% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £215 £213 £189
90th Percentile £656 £625 £625
London median daily rate £475 £450 £450
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 23 23
Central London median hourly rate £31.00 £18.70 £21.16
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +65.78% -11.60% -0.87%
10th Percentile £16.72 £14.05 £12.97
90th Percentile £43.73 £33.00 £29.95
London median hourly rate £24.50 £20.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year +22.50% -11.11% +6.28%

DHCP
Job Vacancy Trend in Central London

Job postings citing DHCP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Central London.

Job vacancy trend for DHCP in Central London

DHCP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Central London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing DHCP in Central London.

Contractor daily rate trend for DHCP in Central London

DHCP
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Central London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing DHCP in Central London over the 6 months to 27 June 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for DHCP in Central London

DHCP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Central London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing DHCP in Central London.

Contractor hourly rate trend for DHCP in Central London

DHCP
Contract Job Locations in Central London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing DHCP within the Central London region over the 6 months to 27 June 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +43 92 £425 +13.33% 3
City of Westminster - 17 £550 -
Southwark - 4 - -
West End of London +5 3 £178 -4.05%
Camden - 1 £300 -
DHCP
London

For the 6 months to 27 June 2019, IT contractor jobs citing DHCP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Central London region with a requirement for DHCP.

1 113 (85.61%) DNS
2 82 (62.12%) Windows
3 78 (59.09%) Active Directory
4 67 (50.76%) Microsoft
5 52 (39.39%) VMware
6 49 (37.12%) TCP/IP
7 47 (35.61%) Office 365
8 44 (33.33%) Windows Server
8 44 (33.33%) Finance
9 38 (28.79%) PowerShell
9 38 (28.79%) Cisco
10 36 (27.27%) Firewall
11 35 (26.52%) VMware Infrastructure
12 34 (25.76%) SCCM
13 31 (23.48%) Microsoft Azure
14 30 (22.73%) Windows Server 2012
15 28 (21.21%) Infrastructure Engineering
15 28 (21.21%) WAN
16 27 (20.45%) Linux
17 25 (18.94%) ITIL
17 25 (18.94%) MS Exchange
17 25 (18.94%) Citrix
17 25 (18.94%) IPsec
17 25 (18.94%) Windows 10
18 23 (17.42%) Microsoft Office
19 22 (16.67%) FTP
19 22 (16.67%) HTTP
19 22 (16.67%) Configuration Management
19 22 (16.67%) DevOps
19 22 (16.67%) Skype

DHCP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Central London 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 25 (18.94%) MS Exchange
2 22 (16.67%) Skype for Business
3 12 (9.09%) SharePoint
4 11 (8.33%) IIS
5 10 (7.58%) Exchange Server 2013
6 5 (3.79%) Exchange Server 2010
7 4 (3.03%) Apache
8 3 (2.27%) Confluence
8 3 (2.27%) Exchange Server 2003
8 3 (2.27%) Jetty
8 3 (2.27%) Mongrel
8 3 (2.27%) nginx
8 3 (2.27%) Tomcat
8 3 (2.27%) WebSphere
9 2 (1.52%) SAS
10 1 (0.76%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 23 (17.42%) Microsoft Office
2 9 (6.82%) Microsoft Excel
3 7 (5.30%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.76%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.76%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (0.76%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.76%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (0.76%) Eikon
1 1 (0.76%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 47 (35.61%) Office 365
2 31 (23.48%) Microsoft Azure
3 17 (12.88%) Amazon AWS
4 9 (6.82%) Azure Active Directory
5 7 (5.30%) Google Cloud Platform
5 7 (5.30%) IaaS
6 5 (3.79%) Mimecast
7 4 (3.03%) Amazon EC2
8 3 (2.27%) Google App Engine
8 3 (2.27%) PaaS
8 3 (2.27%) SaaS
9 2 (1.52%) G Suite
10 1 (0.76%) AWS CloudFormation
10 1 (0.76%) AWS Lambda
10 1 (0.76%) OneDrive
10 1 (0.76%) Serverless
10 1 (0.76%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 113 (85.61%) DNS
2 49 (37.12%) TCP/IP
3 36 (27.27%) Firewall
4 28 (21.21%) WAN
5 25 (18.94%) IPsec
6 22 (16.67%) FTP
6 22 (16.67%) HTTP
6 22 (16.67%) Skype
7 20 (15.15%) SSL
7 20 (15.15%) VPN
8 17 (12.88%) LAN
9 14 (10.61%) SAN
9 14 (10.61%) Wireless
10 13 (9.85%) Network Security
10 13 (9.85%) VLAN
10 13 (9.85%) VoIP
11 12 (9.09%) Internet
12 11 (8.33%) MPLS
12 11 (8.33%) OSPF
12 11 (8.33%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (12.88%) MySQL
2 16 (12.12%) SQL Server
3 15 (11.36%) MongoDB
3 15 (11.36%) NoSQL
3 15 (11.36%) RDBMS
3 15 (11.36%) Relational Database
4 9 (6.82%) SQL Server 2012
5 5 (3.79%) Azure SQL Database
6 2 (1.52%) Blockchain
6 2 (1.52%) SQL Server 2014
7 1 (0.76%) MariaDB
7 1 (0.76%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 18 (13.64%) Jenkins
1 18 (13.64%) Travis CI
2 9 (6.82%) MSI
3 3 (2.27%) Bitbucket
3 3 (2.27%) JIRA
4 2 (1.52%) Hudson
General
1 44 (33.33%) Finance
2 13 (9.85%) Banking
3 6 (4.55%) Investment Banking
4 4 (3.03%) Law
4 4 (3.03%) Legal
5 3 (2.27%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.52%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.76%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.76%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 23 (17.42%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 22 (16.67%) Network Engineer
3 16 (12.12%) DevOps Engineer
3 16 (12.12%) Support Engineer
4 13 (9.85%) Desktop Support
5 12 (9.09%) Analyst
5 12 (9.09%) Desktop Engineer
6 11 (8.33%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 9 (6.82%) Windows Engineer
8 8 (6.06%) 2nd Line Support
8 8 (6.06%) Azure Engineer
8 8 (6.06%) Desktop Support Engineer
8 8 (6.06%) Senior Network Engineer
9 7 (5.30%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
9 7 (5.30%) Applications Packager
9 7 (5.30%) Server Engineer
9 7 (5.30%) Support Analyst
10 6 (4.55%) Desktop Analyst
10 6 (4.55%) Desktop Support Analyst
11 5 (3.79%) Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.27%) LDAP
1 3 (2.27%) Servlets
2 2 (1.52%) .NET
2 2 (1.52%) 802.1X
2 2 (1.52%) J2EE
2 2 (1.52%) JSON
2 2 (1.52%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 14 (10.61%) Data Centre
2 11 (8.33%) User Experience
3 6 (4.55%) Self-Motivation
3 6 (4.55%) Video Conferencing
4 5 (3.79%) Blackberry
4 5 (3.79%) Public Cloud
5 4 (3.03%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (3.03%) Clustering
5 4 (3.03%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 4 (3.03%) iPad
5 4 (3.03%) Smartphone
6 3 (2.27%) Enterprise Storage
6 3 (2.27%) Hedge funds
6 3 (2.27%) Hybrid Cloud
6 3 (2.27%) Management Information System
6 3 (2.27%) PKI
6 3 (2.27%) Tandem
7 2 (1.52%) Replication
8 1 (0.76%) e-Health
8 1 (0.76%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 82 (62.12%) Windows
2 44 (33.33%) Windows Server
3 30 (22.73%) Windows Server 2012
4 27 (20.45%) Linux
5 25 (18.94%) Windows 10
6 20 (15.15%) Windows Server 2008
7 19 (14.39%) Windows 7
8 9 (6.82%) Windows 8
9 4 (3.03%) Data ONTAP
9 4 (3.03%) Mac OS X
9 4 (3.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 4 (3.03%) Windows Server 2003
10 3 (2.27%) Android
10 3 (2.27%) Unix
10 3 (2.27%) Windows 2000
10 3 (2.27%) Windows 2000 Server
10 3 (2.27%) Windows Vista
10 3 (2.27%) Windows XP
11 2 (1.52%) Apple iOS
11 2 (1.52%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (21.21%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 25 (18.94%) ITIL
3 22 (16.67%) Configuration Management
3 22 (16.67%) DevOps
4 18 (13.64%) Continuous Integration
4 18 (13.64%) Open Source
5 16 (12.12%) Migration
6 15 (11.36%) Microservices
6 15 (11.36%) OO
6 15 (11.36%) OOP
6 15 (11.36%) Target Operating Model
6 15 (11.36%) Test Automation
6 15 (11.36%) Thought Leadership
7 13 (9.85%) Project Management
8 12 (9.09%) Change Management
8 12 (9.09%) Load Balancing
8 12 (9.09%) Problem-Solving
9 10 (7.58%) Network Management
10 8 (6.06%) Kalman Filter
11 7 (5.30%) Mobile Device Management
Programming Languages
1 38 (28.79%) PowerShell
2 17 (12.88%) Java
3 9 (6.82%) SQL
4 5 (3.79%) Python
5 4 (3.03%) Bash Shell
5 4 (3.03%) VBScript
6 3 (2.27%) Shell Script
6 3 (2.27%) VB
7 2 (1.52%) Perl
8 1 (0.76%) C
8 1 (0.76%) R
Qualifications
1 17 (12.88%) Cisco Certification
2 13 (9.85%) CCIE
3 12 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
4 11 (8.33%) CCNP
5 7 (5.30%) MCSA
6 6 (4.55%) MCSE
7 5 (3.79%) CCDE
7 5 (3.79%) CCDP
7 5 (3.79%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 5 (3.79%) MCP
8 4 (3.03%) A+ Certification
8 4 (3.03%) MCDST
9 3 (2.27%) Degree
9 3 (2.27%) Security Cleared
10 2 (1.52%) CCIE Routing and Switching
11 1 (0.76%) CCIE Collaboration
11 1 (0.76%) CCIE Data Center
11 1 (0.76%) CCIE Service Provider
11 1 (0.76%) ITIL Certification
11 1 (0.76%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.79%) SLA
2 2 (1.52%) PMO
3 1 (0.76%) QA
System Software
1 78 (59.09%) Active Directory
2 35 (26.52%) VMware Infrastructure
3 20 (15.15%) Hyper-V
4 15 (11.36%) Virtual Machines
5 13 (9.85%) Docker
6 12 (9.09%) XenApp
7 11 (8.33%) VMware ESXi
8 9 (6.82%) vSphere
9 8 (6.06%) XenDesktop
10 7 (5.30%) Microsoft App-V
11 6 (4.55%) VMware Workstation
12 3 (2.27%) Virtual Servers
12 3 (2.27%) Xen
13 1 (0.76%) BitLocker
13 1 (0.76%) Citrix Hypervisor
13 1 (0.76%) DFS Replication
13 1 (0.76%) IAG
13 1 (0.76%) Terminal Services
13 1 (0.76%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 34 (25.76%) SCCM
2 19 (14.39%) Puppet
3 14 (10.61%) Ansible
4 13 (9.85%) Kubernetes
5 6 (4.55%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
6 5 (3.79%) SCOM
7 4 (3.03%) AirWatch
7 4 (3.03%) Perfmon
7 4 (3.03%) WMI
8 3 (2.27%) Microsoft Intune
8 3 (2.27%) NetBackup
8 3 (2.27%) Opscode Chef
8 3 (2.27%) SCSM
8 3 (2.27%) SCVMM
8 3 (2.27%) Single Sign-On
8 3 (2.27%) vCenter Server
8 3 (2.27%) WSUS
9 1 (0.76%) Graphite
9 1 (0.76%) Red Hat Spacewalk
9 1 (0.76%) vMotion
Vendors
1 67 (50.76%) Microsoft
2 52 (39.39%) VMware
3 38 (28.79%) Cisco
4 25 (18.94%) Citrix
5 18 (13.64%) HP
6 12 (9.09%) NetApp
7 10 (7.58%) Dell
7 10 (7.58%) Google
8 9 (6.82%) Ivanti
8 9 (6.82%) Symantec
9 8 (6.06%) CheckPoint
9 8 (6.06%) Meraki
9 8 (6.06%) Reuters
10 7 (5.30%) Bloomberg
10 7 (5.30%) F5
10 7 (5.30%) Palo Alto
11 6 (4.55%) Apple
12 5 (3.79%) ArcSight
12 5 (3.79%) iManage
13 4 (3.03%) 3PAR