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 3 months to 25 March 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.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol (DHCP)
London / City of London
Rank 135 131 142
Rank change year-on-year -4 +11  
Contract jobs citing DHCP 20 28 53
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.66% 0.84% 1.05%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.78% 7.14% 7.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 21 46
Median daily rate £326 £375 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -13.20% -3.22%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £107 £340 £194
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £450 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £348 £340 £338
% change year-on-year +2.20% +0.74%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 2
Median hourly rate - £19.00 £18.70
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +1.60%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.38 £21.25 £16.50
% change year-on-year +28.84% +28.78%  

DHCP is in the communications and computer networking skills category. The next 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 and computer networking skills.

Contract Communications & Computer Network Skills
City of London
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 346 392 684
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 11.42% 11.79% 13.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 259 291 501
Median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £275 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £347
% change year-on-year +3.44% +4.32%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 11 12
Median hourly rate £19.00 £26.00 £18.70
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -26.92% +39.03%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.70 £19.00 £13.46
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.73 £30.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £37.00 £29.17
% change year-on-year -39.18% +26.84%  

DHCP
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the City of London citing DHCP as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

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 3 months to 25 March 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 hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing DHCP in the City of London.

Contractor hourly rate trend for DHCP in the City of London

DHCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 25 March 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 51 (92.73%) DNS
2 40 (72.73%) Windows
3 35 (63.64%) Active Directory
4 27 (49.09%) TCP/IP
5 25 (45.45%) VMware
6 21 (38.18%) Windows Server 2008
6 21 (38.18%) Windows Server
7 19 (34.55%) Citrix
7 19 (34.55%) Firewall
8 18 (32.73%) Cisco
8 18 (32.73%) Microsoft
8 18 (32.73%) VMware Infrastructure
9 17 (30.91%) SAN
10 16 (29.09%) Finance
10 16 (29.09%) ITIL
11 14 (25.45%) SCCM
11 14 (25.45%) Windows 7
11 14 (25.45%) Windows Server 2012
12 13 (23.64%) SharePoint
13 11 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
14 10 (18.18%) Hyper-V
14 10 (18.18%) NetApp
15 9 (16.36%) CheckPoint
16 8 (14.55%) IPsec
16 8 (14.55%) MS Exchange
16 8 (14.55%) LAN
16 8 (14.55%) WAN
16 8 (14.55%) XenApp
16 8 (14.55%) Migration
16 8 (14.55%) Banking

DHCP
Top Related 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 13 (23.64%) SharePoint
2 8 (14.55%) MS Exchange
3 7 (12.73%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (7.27%) Exchange Server 2013
5 3 (5.45%) IIS
5 3 (5.45%) Skype for Business
6 2 (3.64%) IBM Notes
7 1 (1.82%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (1.82%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (1.82%) JBoss
7 1 (1.82%) OpenStack
7 1 (1.82%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (1.82%) Tomcat
7 1 (1.82%) WebLogic
Applications
1 4 (7.27%) MS Office
2 2 (3.64%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (1.82%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.82%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (3.64%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (1.82%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (7.27%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (7.27%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (7.27%) Office 365
2 1 (1.82%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (1.82%) Azure Active Directory
2 1 (1.82%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (1.82%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (1.82%) Google Compute Engine
2 1 (1.82%) Mimecast
2 1 (1.82%) OneDrive
2 1 (1.82%) SaaS
2 1 (1.82%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 51 (92.73%) DNS
2 27 (49.09%) TCP/IP
3 19 (34.55%) Firewall
4 17 (30.91%) SAN
5 8 (14.55%) IPsec
5 8 (14.55%) LAN
5 8 (14.55%) WAN
6 7 (12.73%) SSL
7 5 (9.09%) BGP
7 5 (9.09%) FTP
7 5 (9.09%) MPLS
7 5 (9.09%) OSPF
7 5 (9.09%) SMTP
7 5 (9.09%) VPN
7 5 (9.09%) Wireless
8 4 (7.27%) Cisco ASA
8 4 (7.27%) Cisco Nexus
8 4 (7.27%) Internet
8 4 (7.27%) NAS
8 4 (7.27%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (7.27%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.64%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.82%) MongoDB
3 1 (1.82%) MySQL
3 1 (1.82%) NoSQL
3 1 (1.82%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.82%) Oracle Exadata
3 1 (1.82%) RDBMS
3 1 (1.82%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (1.82%) Jenkins
1 1 (1.82%) Toad
1 1 (1.82%) Travis CI
General
1 16 (29.09%) Finance
2 8 (14.55%) Banking
3 2 (3.64%) Electronics
3 2 (3.64%) Manufacturing
3 2 (3.64%) Marketing
3 2 (3.64%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.82%) Games
4 1 (1.82%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 11 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 10 (18.18%) Analyst
3 7 (12.73%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 6 (10.91%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
4 6 (10.91%) Architect
5 4 (7.27%) Administrator
5 4 (7.27%) Consultant
5 4 (7.27%) Windows Engineer
6 3 (5.45%) Applications Engineer
6 3 (5.45%) Applications Packager
6 3 (5.45%) Configuration Manager
6 3 (5.45%) Contracts Manager
6 3 (5.45%) Desktop Support
6 3 (5.45%) Network Analyst
6 3 (5.45%) Network Engineer
6 3 (5.45%) Service Analyst
6 3 (5.45%) Service Desk Analyst
6 3 (5.45%) Support Analyst
6 3 (5.45%) Systems Administrator
6 3 (5.45%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.82%) 802.1X
1 1 (1.82%) JSON
1 1 (1.82%) Middleware
1 1 (1.82%) Oracle Fusion
1 1 (1.82%) REST
1 1 (1.82%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (12.73%) Data Centre
2 5 (9.09%) Replication
3 4 (7.27%) Clustering
4 3 (5.45%) Enterprise Storage
5 2 (3.64%) CMDB
5 2 (3.64%) Management Information System
5 2 (3.64%) NHS
5 2 (3.64%) PKI
5 2 (3.64%) Private Cloud
5 2 (3.64%) Virtual Team
6 1 (1.82%) BYOD
6 1 (1.82%) Cloud Native
6 1 (1.82%) Derivative
6 1 (1.82%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.82%) Fat Client
6 1 (1.82%) Thin Client
6 1 (1.82%) VxBlock/Vblock
Operating Systems
1 40 (72.73%) Windows
2 21 (38.18%) Windows Server
2 21 (38.18%) Windows Server 2008
3 14 (25.45%) Windows 7
3 14 (25.45%) Windows Server 2012
4 11 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 7 (12.73%) Linux
5 7 (12.73%) Unix
6 5 (9.09%) Windows 10
7 3 (5.45%) Mac OS
7 3 (5.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (5.45%) Solaris
7 3 (5.45%) Windows 8
7 3 (5.45%) Windows XP
8 2 (3.64%) Apple iOS
8 2 (3.64%) CentOS
8 2 (3.64%) Mac OS X
9 1 (1.82%) Data ONTAP
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (29.09%) ITIL
2 8 (14.55%) Migration
3 6 (10.91%) Configuration Management
4 4 (7.27%) Application Packaging
4 4 (7.27%) Disaster Recovery
4 4 (7.27%) Kalman Filter
5 3 (5.45%) Application Discovery
5 3 (5.45%) Change Management
5 3 (5.45%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (5.45%) Cybersecurity
5 3 (5.45%) DevOps
5 3 (5.45%) High Availability
5 3 (5.45%) Infrastructure Management
5 3 (5.45%) Mobile Device Management
5 3 (5.45%) Server Virtualisation
6 2 (3.64%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (3.64%) PRINCE2
6 2 (3.64%) Project Management
6 2 (3.64%) Risk Management
6 2 (3.64%) Server Building
Programming Languages
1 6 (10.91%) SQL
2 5 (9.09%) PowerShell
3 3 (5.45%) Bash Shell
3 3 (5.45%) Python
4 2 (3.64%) C
4 2 (3.64%) Java
4 2 (3.64%) Korn
4 2 (3.64%) Perl
4 2 (3.64%) Shell Script
5 1 (1.82%) Go
5 1 (1.82%) Ruby
5 1 (1.82%) VB
Qualifications
1 4 (7.27%) Security Cleared
2 3 (5.45%) CCNP
2 3 (5.45%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (5.45%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (3.64%) DV Cleared
3 2 (3.64%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 2 (3.64%) MCSA
3 2 (3.64%) MCSE
3 2 (3.64%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.82%) CCA
4 1 (1.82%) CCIE
4 1 (1.82%) CCSE
4 1 (1.82%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (1.82%) PCI DSS
1 1 (1.82%) SLA
System Software
1 35 (63.64%) Active Directory
2 18 (32.73%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (18.18%) Hyper-V
4 8 (14.55%) XenApp
5 6 (10.91%) Virtual Desktop
6 5 (9.09%) VMware ESX
7 4 (7.27%) VMware ESXi
8 3 (5.45%) BitLocker
8 3 (5.45%) Microsoft App-V
8 3 (5.45%) Terminal Services
8 3 (5.45%) XenDesktop
9 2 (3.64%) XenServer
10 1 (1.82%) Ceph
10 1 (1.82%) Firmware
10 1 (1.82%) GlusterFS
10 1 (1.82%) NFS
10 1 (1.82%) Terminal Server
10 1 (1.82%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 14 (25.45%) SCCM
2 4 (7.27%) NetBackup
3 3 (5.45%) Backup Exec
3 3 (5.45%) Nagios
3 3 (5.45%) Norton AntiVirus
3 3 (5.45%) Tivoli
3 3 (5.45%) Tivoli Monitoring
4 2 (3.64%) Ansible
4 2 (3.64%) Failover Clustering
4 2 (3.64%) Puppet
4 2 (3.64%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 1 (1.82%) BladeLogic
5 1 (1.82%) Jamf Pro
5 1 (1.82%) Microsoft Clustering
5 1 (1.82%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (1.82%) Oracle Identity Management
5 1 (1.82%) Salt
5 1 (1.82%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 1 (1.82%) Terraform
5 1 (1.82%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 25 (45.45%) VMware
2 19 (34.55%) Citrix
3 18 (32.73%) Cisco
3 18 (32.73%) Microsoft
4 10 (18.18%) NetApp
5 9 (16.36%) CheckPoint
6 6 (10.91%) HP
6 6 (10.91%) Juniper
7 4 (7.27%) Remedy
7 4 (7.27%) Symantec
8 3 (5.45%) Apple
8 3 (5.45%) Blue Coat
8 3 (5.45%) F5
8 3 (5.45%) Infoblox
8 3 (5.45%) LANDesk
8 3 (5.45%) MobileIron
8 3 (5.45%) Riverbed
8 3 (5.45%) ServiceNow
8 3 (5.45%) Veeam
9 2 (3.64%) SolarWinds
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