Period
to 17 November 2017

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 17 November 2017 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
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 212 182 196
Rank change year-on-year -30 +14 -2
Contract jobs citing DHCP 39 64 85
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.55% 0.95% 0.91%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.15% 6.61% 7.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 55 57
City of London median daily rate £281 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -27.42% +3.33% +7.14%
10th Percentile £141 £241 £178
90th Percentile £511 £495 £473
Central London median daily rate £288 £388 £363
% change year-on-year -25.81% +6.90% +5.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 3
City of London median hourly rate £14.04 - £23.00
10th Percentile £10.99 - £12.10
90th Percentile £17.03 - £38.90
Central London median hourly rate £14.04 - £20.50

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 758 968 1141
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 10.65% 14.39% 12.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 593 737 857
City of London median daily rate £450 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.12%
10th Percentile £213 £286 £263
90th Percentile £638 £588 £575
Central London median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 14 30
City of London median hourly rate £17.00 £19.00 £17.74
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -10.53% +7.10% -9.03%
10th Percentile £11.86 £11.50 £14.03
90th Percentile £23.28 £48.63 £30.33
Central London median hourly rate £16.96 £19.00 £17.74
% change year-on-year -10.75% +7.10% -9.03%

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 17 November 2017.

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 17 November 2017. 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 1 £250 -
DHCP
Central London

For the 6 months to 17 November 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 City of London region with a requirement for DHCP.

1 39 (100.00%) DNS
2 35 (89.74%) Windows
3 32 (82.05%) Active Directory
4 21 (53.85%) Windows Server
5 16 (41.03%) TCP/IP
6 15 (38.46%) Office 365
6 15 (38.46%) PowerShell
7 14 (35.90%) Microsoft
8 12 (30.77%) VMware
8 12 (30.77%) VMware Infrastructure
9 10 (25.64%) SAN
9 10 (25.64%) ITIL
10 9 (23.08%) Microsoft Certification
10 9 (23.08%) EMC
10 9 (23.08%) Citrix
10 9 (23.08%) Windows Server 2008
10 9 (23.08%) Hyper-V
11 8 (20.51%) Windows 7
11 8 (20.51%) SCCM
11 8 (20.51%) Data Centre
11 8 (20.51%) NetApp
11 8 (20.51%) Linux
12 7 (17.95%) MCSE
12 7 (17.95%) Microsoft Office
12 7 (17.95%) HP
12 7 (17.95%) Cisco
12 7 (17.95%) Windows Server 2012
13 6 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2013
13 6 (15.38%) XenApp
13 6 (15.38%) Capacity Planning

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 6 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2013
2 5 (12.82%) MS Exchange
3 4 (10.26%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (7.69%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 3 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2003
4 3 (7.69%) IIS
5 2 (5.13%) Apache
5 2 (5.13%) Tomcat
6 1 (2.56%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (2.56%) IBM Notes
6 1 (2.56%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (17.95%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (2.56%) Acrobat
2 1 (2.56%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 15 (38.46%) Office 365
2 3 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.56%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (2.56%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 39 (100.00%) DNS
2 16 (41.03%) TCP/IP
3 10 (25.64%) SAN
4 5 (12.82%) Firewall
4 5 (12.82%) NAS
4 5 (12.82%) SMTP
5 4 (10.26%) Intrusion Detection
5 4 (10.26%) VLAN
5 4 (10.26%) VPN
6 3 (7.69%) Telnet
6 3 (7.69%) WAN
6 3 (7.69%) Wireless
7 2 (5.13%) BGP
7 2 (5.13%) Fibre Channel
7 2 (5.13%) HTTP
7 2 (5.13%) Intranet
7 2 (5.13%) snoop
7 2 (5.13%) tcpdump
7 2 (5.13%) VoIP
7 2 (5.13%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.69%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.56%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 4 (10.26%) Finance
1 4 (10.26%) German Language
2 3 (7.69%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.56%) Banking
3 1 (2.56%) Investment Banking
3 1 (2.56%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 8 (20.51%) Analyst
2 6 (15.38%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 6 (15.38%) Systems Engineer
3 5 (12.82%) Active Directory Engineer
3 5 (12.82%) Desktop Support
3 5 (12.82%) Support Analyst
3 5 (12.82%) Support Engineer
4 4 (10.26%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 4 (10.26%) Network Systems Engineer
4 4 (10.26%) Senior Network Engineer
4 4 (10.26%) Senior Systems Engineer
5 3 (7.69%) 2nd Line Support
5 3 (7.69%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 3 (7.69%) Administrator
5 3 (7.69%) Desktop Engineer
5 3 (7.69%) IT Support
5 3 (7.69%) Unix Support
6 2 (5.13%) Infrastructure Support
6 2 (5.13%) Unix Analyst
6 2 (5.13%) Windows Server Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (10.26%) Software Packaging
2 1 (2.56%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 8 (20.51%) Data Centre
2 5 (12.82%) Blackberry
3 4 (10.26%) PKI
4 3 (7.69%) Computer Science
5 2 (5.13%) EMC VMAX
5 2 (5.13%) NHS
6 1 (2.56%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (2.56%) BYOD
6 1 (2.56%) Client/Server
6 1 (2.56%) Driving Licence
6 1 (2.56%) Enterprise Storage
6 1 (2.56%) HP Storage
6 1 (2.56%) Management Information System
6 1 (2.56%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 35 (89.74%) Windows
2 21 (53.85%) Windows Server
3 9 (23.08%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (20.51%) Linux
4 8 (20.51%) Windows 7
5 7 (17.95%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (12.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 5 (12.82%) Solaris
6 5 (12.82%) Unix
7 4 (10.26%) Apple iOS
7 4 (10.26%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (7.69%) CentOS
8 3 (7.69%) Mac OS
8 3 (7.69%) Windows 10
9 2 (5.13%) Windows 8
9 2 (5.13%) Windows Vista
10 1 (2.56%) Android
10 1 (2.56%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (25.64%) ITIL
2 6 (15.38%) Capacity Planning
2 6 (15.38%) Migration
3 5 (12.82%) Disaster Recovery
4 4 (10.26%) Security Monitoring
4 4 (10.26%) Software Deployment
4 4 (10.26%) Software Distribution
5 3 (7.69%) Change Control
5 3 (7.69%) Change Management
5 3 (7.69%) High Availability
5 3 (7.69%) Kalman Filter
5 3 (7.69%) Load Balancing
5 3 (7.69%) Mobile Device Management
5 3 (7.69%) Server Building
5 3 (7.69%) Time Management
6 2 (5.13%) Incident Management
6 2 (5.13%) Mathematics
6 2 (5.13%) Open Source
6 2 (5.13%) Physics
6 2 (5.13%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 15 (38.46%) PowerShell
2 3 (7.69%) Bash Shell
2 3 (7.69%) Korn
2 3 (7.69%) Perl
2 3 (7.69%) Python
2 3 (7.69%) SQL
3 2 (5.13%) C#
Qualifications
1 9 (23.08%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (17.95%) MCSE
3 5 (12.82%) Security Cleared
4 4 (10.26%) DV Cleared
4 4 (10.26%) ITIL Certification
5 3 (7.69%) Degree
5 3 (7.69%) MCP
5 3 (7.69%) MCSA
6 2 (5.13%) ISEB
6 2 (5.13%) ISTQB
6 2 (5.13%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 2 (5.13%) SC Cleared
7 1 (2.56%) CCNA
7 1 (2.56%) CCNP
7 1 (2.56%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (2.56%) Citrix Certification
7 1 (2.56%) Computer Science Degree
7 1 (2.56%) CTC Cleared
7 1 (2.56%) DBS Check
7 1 (2.56%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.56%) SLA
System Software
1 32 (82.05%) Active Directory
2 12 (30.77%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (23.08%) Hyper-V
4 6 (15.38%) XenApp
5 3 (7.69%) XenServer
6 2 (5.13%) iptables
7 1 (2.56%) Virtual Desktop
7 1 (2.56%) Virtual Machines
7 1 (2.56%) vSphere
7 1 (2.56%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 8 (20.51%) SCCM
2 4 (10.26%) Backup Exec
2 4 (10.26%) EMC NetWorker
3 3 (7.69%) NetBackup
3 3 (7.69%) WSUS
4 2 (5.13%) Ansible
4 2 (5.13%) IBM BigFix
4 2 (5.13%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (5.13%) Puppet
4 2 (5.13%) Salt
4 2 (5.13%) TADDM
5 1 (2.56%) Failover Clustering
5 1 (2.56%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 1 (2.56%) HP Data Protector
5 1 (2.56%) Nagios
5 1 (2.56%) SCOM
5 1 (2.56%) SmoothWall
5 1 (2.56%) vCenter Server
5 1 (2.56%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 14 (35.90%) Microsoft
2 12 (30.77%) VMware
3 9 (23.08%) Citrix
3 9 (23.08%) EMC
4 8 (20.51%) NetApp
5 7 (17.95%) Cisco
5 7 (17.95%) HP
6 4 (10.26%) Dell
7 3 (7.69%) Red Hat
7 3 (7.69%) Symantec
7 3 (7.69%) Veeam
8 2 (5.13%) Apple
8 2 (5.13%) F5
8 2 (5.13%) IBM
8 2 (5.13%) Meraki
8 2 (5.13%) Oracle
8 2 (5.13%) Ruckus Wireless
8 2 (5.13%) ServiceNow
8 2 (5.13%) Sun
9 1 (2.56%) Arista