The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in 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 24 June 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)
England / London
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 270 262 212
Rank change year-on-year -8 -50  
Contract jobs citing DHCP 145 170 233
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.71% 0.78% 1.00%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.46% 5.65% 7.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 87 114 154
Median daily rate £325 £375 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -13.33% +5.63%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £116 £143 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £452 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £315 £310 £300
% change year-on-year +1.61% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 8 7
Median hourly rate £33.50 £21.50 £29.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +55.81% -27.73%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.13 £18.55 £11.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £123.75 £100.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.25 £28.00 £20.50
% change year-on-year -34.82% +36.58%  

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 London with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Contract Communications & Computer Network Skills
London
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 2244 3010 3113
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 10.98% 13.89% 13.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 1497 2047 2008
Median daily rate £450 £425 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +9.67%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £245 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £585 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £368 £345
% change year-on-year +2.04% +6.52%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 66 47 93
Median hourly rate £24.93 £22.00 £18.86
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +13.31% +16.67%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.78 £12.05 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £42.50 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £32.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year -13.84% +30.00%  

DHCP
Job Vacancy Trend in London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in 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 London

DHCP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for DHCP in London

DHCP
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing DHCP in London over the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for DHCP in London

DHCP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for DHCP in London

DHCP
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in London

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing DHCP in London over the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for DHCP in London

DHCP
Contract Job Locations in 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 London region over the 3 months to 24 June 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London -8 20 £190 -49.33% 16
New Malden - 5 - - 1
Westminster +5 1 £345 -23.33%
Hayes +3 1 - -
Ilford +1 1 £168 -
Brentford - 1 £365 - 1
Greenford - 1 £344 -
Canary Wharf - 1 £570 -
West End of London - 1 £400 - 2
DHCP
England

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 London region with a requirement for DHCP.

1 251 (89.32%) DNS
2 196 (69.75%) Windows
3 174 (61.92%) Active Directory
4 125 (44.48%) VMware
5 119 (42.35%) TCP/IP
6 99 (35.23%) Cisco
7 95 (33.81%) Windows Server
8 89 (31.67%) Microsoft
8 89 (31.67%) Firewall
9 88 (31.32%) VMware Infrastructure
10 77 (27.40%) Linux
11 72 (25.62%) WAN
12 71 (25.27%) LAN
13 70 (24.91%) VPN
14 69 (24.56%) Citrix
15 62 (22.06%) SQL Server
16 57 (20.28%) Windows Server 2008
17 56 (19.93%) SAN
17 56 (19.93%) Office 365
18 53 (18.86%) Unix
19 48 (17.08%) SQL
19 48 (17.08%) Windows Server 2012
19 48 (17.08%) Data Centre
20 44 (15.66%) MS Exchange
20 44 (15.66%) Hyper-V
21 43 (15.30%) CheckPoint
22 42 (14.95%) Security Cleared
22 42 (14.95%) PowerShell
23 41 (14.59%) Cisco Certification
23 41 (14.59%) ITIL

DHCP
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 44 (15.66%) MS Exchange
2 31 (11.03%) SharePoint
3 27 (9.61%) IIS
4 20 (7.12%) Exchange Server 2010
5 16 (5.69%) Exchange Server 2013
6 8 (2.85%) Apache
6 8 (2.85%) SharePoint 2013
6 8 (2.85%) Skype for Business
7 7 (2.49%) Tomcat
8 5 (1.78%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 5 (1.78%) Exchange Server 2007
9 3 (1.07%) IBM Notes
10 2 (0.71%) Confluence
10 2 (0.71%) JBoss
10 2 (0.71%) Jetty
10 2 (0.71%) Mongrel
10 2 (0.71%) nginx
10 2 (0.71%) SharePoint 2010
10 2 (0.71%) WebSphere
11 1 (0.36%) WebLogic
Applications
1 33 (11.74%) Microsoft Office
2 8 (2.85%) Microsoft Excel
3 5 (1.78%) MS Visio
4 4 (1.42%) Acrobat
5 3 (1.07%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 2 (0.71%) 3ds Max
6 2 (0.71%) AutoCAD
6 2 (0.71%) CINEMA 4D
6 2 (0.71%) SketchUp
Business Applications
1 4 (1.42%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.71%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 56 (19.93%) Office 365
2 34 (12.10%) Amazon AWS
3 28 (9.96%) Microsoft Azure
4 15 (5.34%) IaaS
5 8 (2.85%) AWS CloudFormation
5 8 (2.85%) SaaS
6 6 (2.14%) PaaS
6 6 (2.14%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 4 (1.42%) Azure Active Directory
7 4 (1.42%) Mimecast
7 4 (1.42%) OpenShift
8 3 (1.07%) Amazon EC2
8 3 (1.07%) Google Cloud Platform
8 3 (1.07%) OneDrive
9 2 (0.71%) AWS OpsWorks
9 2 (0.71%) Cloud Computing
9 2 (0.71%) Google App Engine
10 1 (0.36%) Amazon S3
10 1 (0.36%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 251 (89.32%) DNS
2 119 (42.35%) TCP/IP
3 89 (31.67%) Firewall
4 72 (25.62%) WAN
5 71 (25.27%) LAN
6 70 (24.91%) VPN
7 56 (19.93%) SAN
8 37 (13.17%) Network Security
9 35 (12.46%) MPLS
10 30 (10.68%) Wireless
11 24 (8.54%) Cisco ASA
12 21 (7.47%) Ethernet
13 20 (7.12%) Internet
14 19 (6.76%) IPsec
14 19 (6.76%) SMTP
15 18 (6.41%) Cisco Nexus
15 18 (6.41%) VLAN
16 17 (6.05%) Cisco IOS
16 17 (6.05%) OSPF
16 17 (6.05%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 62 (22.06%) SQL Server
2 9 (3.20%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (1.78%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (1.07%) MongoDB
4 3 (1.07%) MySQL
4 3 (1.07%) Relational Database
4 3 (1.07%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (0.71%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
5 2 (0.71%) NoSQL
5 2 (0.71%) RDBMS
5 2 (0.71%) SQL Server 2014
6 1 (0.36%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (0.36%) Redis
Development Applications
1 15 (5.34%) Jenkins
2 12 (4.27%) Git (software)
3 4 (1.42%) Artifactory
3 4 (1.42%) JIRA
3 4 (1.42%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 3 (1.07%) ClearCase
4 3 (1.07%) ClearQuest
4 3 (1.07%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (0.71%) Toad
5 2 (0.71%) Travis CI
6 1 (0.36%) Eclipse
6 1 (0.36%) Rational DOORS
General
1 40 (14.23%) Finance
2 20 (7.12%) Banking
3 18 (6.41%) Telecoms
4 6 (2.14%) Back Office
5 5 (1.78%) Billing
5 5 (1.78%) Manufacturing
6 4 (1.42%) Investment Banking
6 4 (1.42%) Japanese Language
7 3 (1.07%) Law
7 3 (1.07%) Publishing
8 2 (0.71%) Electronics
8 2 (0.71%) Financial Institution
8 2 (0.71%) Front Office
8 2 (0.71%) Italian Language
8 2 (0.71%) Marketing
8 2 (0.71%) Music Industry
8 2 (0.71%) Retail
9 1 (0.36%) Legal
9 1 (0.36%) Military
9 1 (0.36%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 73 (25.98%) Analyst
2 28 (9.96%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 27 (9.61%) Architect
4 21 (7.47%) Network Engineer
5 20 (7.12%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 19 (6.76%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 19 (6.76%) Support Analyst
6 19 (6.76%) Support Engineer
7 18 (6.41%) Desktop Support
7 18 (6.41%) Technical Architect
8 17 (6.05%) Service Analyst
8 17 (6.05%) Service Desk Analyst
9 16 (5.69%) Administrator
9 16 (5.69%) Consultant
10 14 (4.98%) Network Analyst
11 13 (4.63%) Unix Analyst
12 12 (4.27%) 2nd Line Support
13 11 (3.91%) Windows Engineer
14 10 (3.56%) DevOps Engineer
14 10 (3.56%) IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (3.91%) 802.1X
2 8 (2.85%) Web Services
3 4 (1.42%) HTML
4 3 (1.07%) Middleware
5 2 (0.71%) Node.js
5 2 (0.71%) RFC 2544
5 2 (0.71%) Servlets
5 2 (0.71%) XMPP
6 1 (0.36%) .NET
6 1 (0.36%) Elastic Stack
6 1 (0.36%) J2EE
6 1 (0.36%) JSON
6 1 (0.36%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 48 (17.08%) Data Centre
2 23 (8.19%) Clustering
3 22 (7.83%) PKI
4 18 (6.41%) Analytical Skills
5 15 (5.34%) Replication
6 11 (3.91%) Management Information System
7 10 (3.56%) Virtual Team
8 9 (3.20%) CMDB
9 8 (2.85%) Linux Command Line
9 8 (2.85%) Private Cloud
10 7 (2.49%) Enterprise Storage
10 7 (2.49%) NHS
10 7 (2.49%) Public Cloud
11 6 (2.14%) Derivative
11 6 (2.14%) Video Conferencing
12 5 (1.78%) Client/Server
12 5 (1.78%) Computer Science
12 5 (1.78%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
13 4 (1.42%) Driving Licence
13 4 (1.42%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 196 (69.75%) Windows
2 95 (33.81%) Windows Server
3 77 (27.40%) Linux
4 57 (20.28%) Windows Server 2008
5 53 (18.86%) Unix
6 48 (17.08%) Windows Server 2012
7 40 (14.23%) Windows 7
8 34 (12.10%) Windows 10
9 32 (11.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 30 (10.68%) Windows Server 2003
11 23 (8.19%) Solaris
12 17 (6.05%) CentOS
13 12 (4.27%) Windows 8
14 11 (3.91%) Windows XP
15 10 (3.56%) Android
15 10 (3.56%) Mac OS X
16 8 (2.85%) SUSE
17 6 (2.14%) Apple iOS
18 5 (1.78%) Data ONTAP
19 3 (1.07%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (14.59%) ITIL
1 41 (14.59%) Migration
2 34 (12.10%) Configuration Management
2 34 (12.10%) DevOps
3 22 (7.83%) Network Design
4 21 (7.47%) High Availability
4 21 (7.47%) Load Balancing
5 18 (6.41%) Change Management
6 16 (5.69%) Continuous Integration
6 16 (5.69%) Open Source
7 15 (5.34%) Disaster Recovery
7 15 (5.34%) Network Monitoring
8 14 (4.98%) Agile Software Development
8 14 (4.98%) Problem Management
8 14 (4.98%) Time Management
9 13 (4.63%) Network Management
10 10 (3.56%) Network Architecture
11 9 (3.20%) Incident Management
12 8 (2.85%) Identity Management
12 8 (2.85%) Penetration Testing
Programming Languages
1 48 (17.08%) SQL
2 42 (14.95%) PowerShell
3 24 (8.54%) Perl
4 23 (8.19%) Python
5 18 (6.41%) Bash Shell
6 13 (4.63%) C
7 12 (4.27%) Java
7 12 (4.27%) Korn
8 9 (3.20%) Shell Script
9 2 (0.71%) VBScript
10 1 (0.36%) C++
10 1 (0.36%) PHP
Qualifications
1 42 (14.95%) Security Cleared
2 41 (14.59%) Cisco Certification
3 26 (9.25%) CCNP
4 25 (8.90%) Microsoft Certification
5 24 (8.54%) CCNA
6 21 (7.47%) SC Cleared
7 15 (5.34%) MCSE
8 11 (3.91%) Degree
9 10 (3.56%) CCIE
10 9 (3.20%) MCSA
11 7 (2.49%) CCDA
11 7 (2.49%) JNCIA
11 7 (2.49%) JNCIP
11 7 (2.49%) JNCIS
11 7 (2.49%) MCITP
12 6 (2.14%) DV Cleared
12 6 (2.14%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 5 (1.78%) MCP
14 4 (1.42%) EMC Certification
15 3 (1.07%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (5.69%) SLA
2 5 (1.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.36%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.36%) QA
System Software
1 174 (61.92%) Active Directory
2 88 (31.32%) VMware Infrastructure
3 44 (15.66%) Hyper-V
4 21 (7.47%) XenApp
5 18 (6.41%) vSphere
6 15 (5.34%) VMware ESXi
7 14 (4.98%) NFS
8 8 (2.85%) XenDesktop
9 7 (2.49%) Virtual Machines
10 5 (1.78%) Docker
10 5 (1.78%) Virtual Servers
11 4 (1.42%) BitLocker
11 4 (1.42%) Firmware
11 4 (1.42%) Terminal Services
11 4 (1.42%) vCloud
11 4 (1.42%) XenServer
12 3 (1.07%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 3 (1.07%) Virtual Desktop
12 3 (1.07%) VMware Workstation
13 2 (0.71%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 33 (11.74%) SCCM
2 29 (10.32%) Puppet
3 27 (9.61%) Ansible
4 21 (7.47%) Opscode Chef
5 19 (6.76%) NetBackup
6 18 (6.41%) Nagios
7 16 (5.69%) SCOM
8 12 (4.27%) Microsoft Intune
9 10 (3.56%) WSUS
10 9 (3.20%) Salt
10 9 (3.20%) vCenter Server
11 6 (2.14%) Backup Exec
11 6 (2.14%) Cisco UCCX
12 5 (1.78%) Control-M
12 5 (1.78%) Dollar Universe
12 5 (1.78%) EnCase
13 4 (1.42%) AirWatch
13 4 (1.42%) Cisco Prime
14 3 (1.07%) EMC VPLEX
14 3 (1.07%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 125 (44.48%) VMware
2 99 (35.23%) Cisco
3 89 (31.67%) Microsoft
4 69 (24.56%) Citrix
5 43 (15.30%) CheckPoint
6 36 (12.81%) HP
7 33 (11.74%) Juniper
8 32 (11.39%) Red Hat
9 22 (7.83%) NetApp
9 22 (7.83%) Oracle
10 19 (6.76%) F5
11 18 (6.41%) EMC
12 17 (6.05%) Fortinet
13 16 (5.69%) Palo Alto
14 15 (5.34%) Infoblox
14 15 (5.34%) Veeam
15 14 (4.98%) Dell
16 13 (4.63%) Apple
17 11 (3.91%) Avaya
17 11 (3.91%) Veritas
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