The table below looks at the statistics for DHCP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DHCP over the 3 months to 4 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol (DHCP)
Rank 83 72 78
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +6
Contract jobs citing DHCP 10 9 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.66% 0.62% 0.40%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.58% 5.84% 3.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 3 5
Median daily rate £450 £340 £285
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+32.35% +19.29%
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £300 £284
% change year-on-year
+8.33% +5.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.75 £20.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+13.75% +14.28%
DHCP
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the Edinburgh region.

Communications & Networking Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
152 154 142
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 10.05% 10.63% 11.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 72 56 70
Median daily rate £400 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £158 £128
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £425 £448
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £345 £333
% change year-on-year
+5.79% +3.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 12 2
Median hourly rate £15.00 £40.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-62.50% +60.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £28.35 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+5.83% +41.72%

DHCP
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Edinburgh region citing DHCP as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

DHCP Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

DHCP
Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing DHCP across the Edinburgh region.

DHCP Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

DHCP
Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing DHCP across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 4 May 2016.

DHCP Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

DHCP
Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

DHCP Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

DHCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 4 May 2016, 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for DHCP.

1 23 (100.00%) DNS
2 19 (82.61%) Active Directory
3 18 (78.26%) Windows
4 15 (65.22%) Microsoft
5 14 (60.87%) VMware
5 14 (60.87%) Windows Server 2008
6 12 (52.17%) Citrix
6 12 (52.17%) MS Exchange
6 12 (52.17%) Windows Server
7 11 (47.83%) LDAP
7 11 (47.83%) SQL Server
7 11 (47.83%) Windows Server 2012
7 11 (47.83%) VMware Infrastructure
8 10 (43.48%) Agile Software Development
8 10 (43.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 10 (43.48%) Skype for Business
8 10 (43.48%) Cisco
9 9 (39.13%) Linux
9 9 (39.13%) Data Centre
10 8 (34.78%) Private Cloud
10 8 (34.78%) Windows 7
10 8 (34.78%) TCP/IP
11 7 (30.43%) Red Hat
11 7 (30.43%) Kanban
11 7 (30.43%) VMware ESXi
12 6 (26.09%) MongoDB
12 6 (26.09%) XenApp
12 6 (26.09%) XenDesktop
12 6 (26.09%) Hybrid Cloud
12 6 (26.09%) Oracle Database

DHCP
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh 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 12 (52.17%) MS Exchange
2 10 (43.48%) Skype for Business
3 2 (8.70%) Apache
3 2 (8.70%) Confluence
3 2 (8.70%) IIS
3 2 (8.70%) nginx
3 2 (8.70%) SharePoint
3 2 (8.70%) Tomcat
3 2 (8.70%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (13.04%) MS Visio
2 2 (8.70%) MS Excel
3 1 (4.35%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.70%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (8.70%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (8.70%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (4.35%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 23 (100.00%) DNS
2 11 (47.83%) LDAP
3 8 (34.78%) TCP/IP
4 4 (17.39%) Firewall
4 4 (17.39%) LAN
4 4 (17.39%) Skype
4 4 (17.39%) WAN
5 3 (13.04%) SAN
5 3 (13.04%) Software-Defined Networking
6 2 (8.70%) Cisco Nexus
6 2 (8.70%) FTP
6 2 (8.70%) HTTP
6 2 (8.70%) Internet
6 2 (8.70%) IPsec
6 2 (8.70%) NetScaler
6 2 (8.70%) VPN
6 2 (8.70%) Wi-Fi
6 2 (8.70%) WLAN
7 1 (4.35%) PABX
7 1 (4.35%) Spanning Tree
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (47.83%) SQL Server
2 6 (26.09%) Informix
2 6 (26.09%) MongoDB
2 6 (26.09%) Oracle Database
2 6 (26.09%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (8.70%) JIRA
General
1 2 (8.70%) Law
1 2 (8.70%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (26.09%) Active Directory Engineer
2 5 (21.74%) Support Engineer
3 4 (17.39%) Active Directory Support
3 4 (17.39%) Active Directory Support Engineer
3 4 (17.39%) Consultant
4 3 (13.04%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) Active Directory Specialist
5 2 (8.70%) Applications Specialist
5 2 (8.70%) Cloud Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) Desktop Specialist
5 2 (8.70%) DevOps Consultant
5 2 (8.70%) Infrastructure Consultant
5 2 (8.70%) Infrastructure Specialist
5 2 (8.70%) Linux Consultant
5 2 (8.70%) Linux/Unix DevOps
5 2 (8.70%) Middleware Consultant
5 2 (8.70%) SCCM Specialist
5 2 (8.70%) VMware Consultant
5 2 (8.70%) VMware Specialist
5 2 (8.70%) WebSphere Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.70%) LAMP
1 2 (8.70%) Middleware
1 2 (8.70%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 9 (39.13%) Data Centre
2 8 (34.78%) Private Cloud
3 6 (26.09%) Hybrid Cloud
4 1 (4.35%) Fat Client
4 1 (4.35%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 18 (78.26%) Windows
2 14 (60.87%) Windows Server 2008
3 12 (52.17%) Windows Server
4 11 (47.83%) Windows Server 2012
5 10 (43.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 9 (39.13%) Linux
7 8 (34.78%) Windows 7
8 6 (26.09%) Windows Server 2003
9 5 (21.74%) Solaris
10 2 (8.70%) Unix
10 2 (8.70%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (43.48%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (30.43%) Kanban
3 6 (26.09%) Migration
4 5 (21.74%) DevOps
5 4 (17.39%) ITIL
6 3 (13.04%) Re-Platforming
7 2 (8.70%) Automated Testing
7 2 (8.70%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (8.70%) Converged Infrastructure
7 2 (8.70%) Root Cause Analysis
7 2 (8.70%) Unit Testing
8 1 (4.35%) Mobile Device Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (26.09%) SQL
2 2 (8.70%) Java
2 2 (8.70%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (21.74%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (4.35%) CCNP
2 1 (4.35%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (4.35%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (21.74%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (8.70%) QA
System Software
1 19 (82.61%) Active Directory
2 11 (47.83%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (30.43%) VMware ESXi
4 6 (26.09%) XenApp
4 6 (26.09%) XenDesktop
5 3 (13.04%) Hyper-V
5 3 (13.04%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 2 (8.70%) Docker
6 2 (8.70%) Microsoft App-V
6 2 (8.70%) VMware ESX
6 2 (8.70%) vSphere
6 2 (8.70%) Xen
7 1 (4.35%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 5 (21.74%) SCCM
1 5 (21.74%) SCOM
2 3 (13.04%) XenMobile
3 2 (8.70%) EMC NetWorker
3 2 (8.70%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (8.70%) Puppet
Vendors
1 15 (65.22%) Microsoft
2 14 (60.87%) VMware
3 12 (52.17%) Citrix
4 10 (43.48%) Cisco
5 7 (30.43%) Red Hat
6 6 (26.09%) Oracle
7 5 (21.74%) Sun
8 3 (13.04%) EMC
8 3 (13.04%) SAP
9 2 (8.70%) Atlassian
9 2 (8.70%) IBM
10 1 (4.35%) Avaya
10 1 (4.35%) CheckPoint
10 1 (4.35%) Genesys
10 1 (4.35%) Mitel