Period
to 19 May 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the City of 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 19 May 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)
Central London > City of London
6 months to
19 May 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 150 187 182
Rank change year-on-year +37 -5 -7
Contract jobs citing DHCP 89 61 50
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 1.38% 0.87% 0.81%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 12.21% 6.93% 7.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 75 53 40
City of London median daily rate £400 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% +15.30% -13.27%
10th Percentile £228 £120 £100
90th Percentile £538 £475 £480
Central London median daily rate £400 £375 £338
% change year-on-year +6.67% +11.11% -12.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
City of London median hourly rate - - -
Central London median hourly rate £21.50 - -

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 the City of London with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
City of London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 729 880 687
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 11.32% 12.58% 11.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 547 693 517
City of London median daily rate £475 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £203 £231 £198
90th Percentile £658 £618 £618
Central London median daily rate £486 £450 £450
% change year-on-year +8.06% - +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 26 21
City of London median hourly rate £32.50 £18.10 £21.16
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +79.56% -14.44% -8.02%
10th Percentile £18.47 £12.13 £12.88
90th Percentile £43.73 £33.00 £30.00
Central London median hourly rate £26.75 £18.10 £21.16
% change year-on-year +47.79% -14.44% -0.87%

DHCP
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

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

Job vacancy trend for DHCP in the City of London

DHCP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for DHCP in the City of London

DHCP
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing DHCP in the City of London over the 6 months to 19 May 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for DHCP in the City of London

DHCP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for DHCP in the City of London

DHCP
Contract Job Locations in the City of 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 City of London region over the 6 months to 19 May 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
London Bridge - 3 - -
DHCP
Central London

For the 6 months to 19 May 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 City of London region with a requirement for DHCP.

1 76 (85.39%) DNS
2 59 (66.29%) Windows
3 53 (59.55%) Active Directory
4 49 (55.06%) Microsoft
5 37 (41.57%) Finance
6 36 (40.45%) VMware
7 33 (37.08%) Windows Server
8 32 (35.96%) Office 365
8 32 (35.96%) PowerShell
9 29 (32.58%) TCP/IP
10 27 (30.34%) Cisco
10 27 (30.34%) Firewall
11 25 (28.09%) Citrix
12 24 (26.97%) VMware Infrastructure
13 22 (24.72%) Microsoft Azure
13 22 (24.72%) SCCM
13 22 (24.72%) WAN
13 22 (24.72%) ITIL
14 21 (23.60%) MS Exchange
15 18 (20.22%) Infrastructure Engineering
16 17 (19.10%) Windows Server 2012
16 17 (19.10%) Windows 10
17 16 (17.98%) Skype
17 16 (17.98%) Skype for Business
17 16 (17.98%) Microsoft Office
18 15 (16.85%) Linux
18 15 (16.85%) LAN
18 15 (16.85%) Cisco Certification
19 14 (15.73%) VPN
19 14 (15.73%) Windows Server 2008

DHCP
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of 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 21 (23.60%) MS Exchange
2 16 (17.98%) Skype for Business
3 10 (11.24%) Exchange Server 2013
4 9 (10.11%) SharePoint
5 7 (7.87%) IIS
6 4 (4.49%) Apache
7 3 (3.37%) Exchange Server 2010
7 3 (3.37%) Jetty
7 3 (3.37%) Mongrel
7 3 (3.37%) nginx
7 3 (3.37%) Tomcat
7 3 (3.37%) WebSphere
8 2 (2.25%) Exchange Server 2003
9 1 (1.12%) Confluence
9 1 (1.12%) SAS
9 1 (1.12%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 16 (17.98%) Microsoft Office
2 8 (8.99%) Microsoft Excel
3 5 (5.62%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.12%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.12%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (1.12%) Eikon
1 1 (1.12%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 32 (35.96%) Office 365
2 22 (24.72%) Microsoft Azure
3 12 (13.48%) Amazon AWS
4 9 (10.11%) Azure Active Directory
4 9 (10.11%) IaaS
5 6 (6.74%) Google Cloud Platform
6 4 (4.49%) Mimecast
7 3 (3.37%) Amazon EC2
7 3 (3.37%) Google App Engine
7 3 (3.37%) PaaS
7 3 (3.37%) SaaS
8 1 (1.12%) OneDrive
8 1 (1.12%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 76 (85.39%) DNS
2 29 (32.58%) TCP/IP
3 27 (30.34%) Firewall
4 22 (24.72%) WAN
5 16 (17.98%) Skype
6 15 (16.85%) LAN
7 14 (15.73%) VPN
8 12 (13.48%) Network Security
9 11 (12.36%) IPsec
10 10 (11.24%) FTP
10 10 (11.24%) HTTP
10 10 (11.24%) Internet
11 9 (10.11%) BGP
11 9 (10.11%) OSPF
11 9 (10.11%) SAN
11 9 (10.11%) SSL
11 9 (10.11%) Wireless
12 8 (8.99%) MPLS
13 7 (7.87%) Cisco Nexus
13 7 (7.87%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (10.11%) SQL Server
2 6 (6.74%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (3.37%) Azure SQL Database
3 3 (3.37%) MySQL
4 2 (2.25%) MongoDB
4 2 (2.25%) NoSQL
4 2 (2.25%) RDBMS
4 2 (2.25%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.12%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 8 (8.99%) MSI
2 5 (5.62%) Jenkins
2 5 (5.62%) Travis CI
3 1 (1.12%) Bitbucket
3 1 (1.12%) Burp Suite
3 1 (1.12%) Hudson
3 1 (1.12%) JIRA
3 1 (1.12%) Metasploit
3 1 (1.12%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 37 (41.57%) Finance
2 11 (12.36%) Banking
3 5 (5.62%) Investment Banking
4 4 (4.49%) Manufacturing
5 3 (3.37%) Law
5 3 (3.37%) Legal
6 1 (1.12%) Financial Institution
6 1 (1.12%) Publishing
6 1 (1.12%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 16 (17.98%) Network Engineer
2 13 (14.61%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 8 (8.99%) Desktop Support
4 7 (7.87%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 7 (7.87%) Analyst
4 7 (7.87%) Desktop Engineer
4 7 (7.87%) Windows Engineer
5 6 (6.74%) Applications Packager
5 6 (6.74%) Support Engineer
5 6 (6.74%) Technical Specialist
6 5 (5.62%) Azure Engineer
6 5 (5.62%) Cisco Engineer
6 5 (5.62%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 5 (5.62%) Linux Engineer
6 5 (5.62%) Senior Network Engineer
7 4 (4.49%) Applications Engineer
7 4 (4.49%) Desktop Analyst
7 4 (4.49%) Desktop Support Analyst
7 4 (4.49%) Desktop Support Engineer
7 4 (4.49%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.37%) Servlets
2 2 (2.25%) .NET
2 2 (2.25%) J2EE
2 2 (2.25%) JSON
2 2 (2.25%) Software Packaging
3 1 (1.12%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 11 (12.36%) User Experience
2 10 (11.24%) Data Centre
3 5 (5.62%) Blackberry
3 5 (5.62%) Clustering
3 5 (5.62%) Public Cloud
4 4 (4.49%) PKI
4 4 (4.49%) Video Conferencing
5 3 (3.37%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (3.37%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 3 (3.37%) Enterprise Storage
5 3 (3.37%) Hybrid Cloud
5 3 (3.37%) iPad
5 3 (3.37%) Smartphone
6 2 (2.25%) EMC VNX
6 2 (2.25%) Self-Motivation
6 2 (2.25%) Tandem
7 1 (1.12%) Cyberthreat
7 1 (1.12%) e-Health
7 1 (1.12%) iPhone
7 1 (1.12%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 59 (66.29%) Windows
2 33 (37.08%) Windows Server
3 17 (19.10%) Windows 10
3 17 (19.10%) Windows Server 2012
4 15 (16.85%) Linux
5 14 (15.73%) Windows Server 2008
6 11 (12.36%) Windows 7
7 4 (4.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (4.49%) Unix
7 4 (4.49%) Windows 8
8 3 (3.37%) Data ONTAP
9 2 (2.25%) Windows Server 2003
10 1 (1.12%) AIX
10 1 (1.12%) Apple iOS
10 1 (1.12%) CentOS
10 1 (1.12%) Kali Linux
10 1 (1.12%) Mac OS
10 1 (1.12%) Mac OS X
10 1 (1.12%) Oracle Linux
10 1 (1.12%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (24.72%) ITIL
2 18 (20.22%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 13 (14.61%) Migration
4 12 (13.48%) Problem-Solving
5 11 (12.36%) Change Management
6 10 (11.24%) Project Management
7 9 (10.11%) DevOps
7 9 (10.11%) Load Balancing
8 7 (7.87%) Configuration Management
8 7 (7.87%) Information Security
8 7 (7.87%) Kalman Filter
8 7 (7.87%) Network Management
9 6 (6.74%) Disaster Recovery
9 6 (6.74%) Web Filtering
10 5 (5.62%) Compatibility Testing
10 5 (5.62%) Continuous Integration
10 5 (5.62%) Dependency Management
10 5 (5.62%) Open Source
10 5 (5.62%) Planning and Forecasting
10 5 (5.62%) Task Automation
Programming Languages
1 32 (35.96%) PowerShell
2 8 (8.99%) SQL
3 5 (5.62%) Java
4 4 (4.49%) VBScript
5 3 (3.37%) Perl
5 3 (3.37%) Python
5 3 (3.37%) Shell Script
6 2 (2.25%) Bash Shell
6 2 (2.25%) R
6 2 (2.25%) VB
7 1 (1.12%) C
7 1 (1.12%) C++
7 1 (1.12%) Go
7 1 (1.12%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 15 (16.85%) Cisco Certification
2 12 (13.48%) CCIE
3 9 (10.11%) CCNP
3 9 (10.11%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (5.62%) CCDE
4 5 (5.62%) CCDP
4 5 (5.62%) MCSA
5 4 (4.49%) A+ Certification
5 4 (4.49%) Degree
5 4 (4.49%) MCDST
6 3 (3.37%) CCIE Routing and Switching
6 3 (3.37%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 3 (3.37%) MCP
7 2 (2.25%) MCITP
7 2 (2.25%) MCSE
7 2 (2.25%) MCTS
8 1 (1.12%) CEH
8 1 (1.12%) CREST Certified
8 1 (1.12%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (1.12%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.12%) HIPAA
1 1 (1.12%) PMO
1 1 (1.12%) QA
1 1 (1.12%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 1 (1.12%) SLA
System Software
1 53 (59.55%) Active Directory
2 24 (26.97%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (14.61%) Hyper-V
4 11 (12.36%) XenApp
5 7 (7.87%) VMware ESXi
5 7 (7.87%) XenDesktop
6 6 (6.74%) Microsoft App-V
7 5 (5.62%) VMware Workstation
8 3 (3.37%) Virtual Servers
8 3 (3.37%) vSphere
8 3 (3.37%) Xen
9 2 (2.25%) Virtual Machines
10 1 (1.12%) Active Directory Lightweight Directory Services
10 1 (1.12%) Citrix Hypervisor
10 1 (1.12%) DFS Replication
10 1 (1.12%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 22 (24.72%) SCCM
2 6 (6.74%) Puppet
3 5 (5.62%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 4 (4.49%) Perfmon
4 4 (4.49%) SCOM
4 4 (4.49%) WMI
5 3 (3.37%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 3 (3.37%) NetBackup
5 3 (3.37%) Opscode Chef
5 3 (3.37%) SCSM
5 3 (3.37%) SCVMM
6 2 (2.25%) Ansible
6 2 (2.25%) Failover Clustering
6 2 (2.25%) HP SIM
6 2 (2.25%) Microsoft Clustering
6 2 (2.25%) vMotion
7 1 (1.12%) AirWatch
7 1 (1.12%) Red Hat Spacewalk
Vendors
1 49 (55.06%) Microsoft
2 36 (40.45%) VMware
3 27 (30.34%) Cisco
4 25 (28.09%) Citrix
5 11 (12.36%) Dell
6 9 (10.11%) HP
7 8 (8.99%) Ivanti
7 8 (8.99%) Symantec
8 7 (7.87%) Google
8 7 (7.87%) Reuters
9 6 (6.74%) Bloomberg
9 6 (6.74%) F5
9 6 (6.74%) NetApp
10 5 (5.62%) Apple
10 5 (5.62%) ArcSight
10 5 (5.62%) Meraki
10 5 (5.62%) Palo Alto
11 4 (4.49%) CheckPoint
11 4 (4.49%) Red Hat
12 3 (3.37%) Sony