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 28 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
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol (DHCP)
Rank 81 79 79
Rank change year-on-year
-2 0
Contract jobs citing DHCP 8 8 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.56% 0.55% 0.16%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.11% 5.59% 1.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 2 2
Median daily rate £375 £320 £210
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.18% +52.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £304 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £405 £336 £270
UK excluding London median daily rate £320 £300 £277
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +8.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £20.50 £16.25
% change year-on-year
+36.58% +26.15%
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
131 143 153
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 9.19% 9.88% 12.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 59 49 83
Median daily rate £375 £340 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.29% -15.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £156 £140
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £425 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £340 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 12 7
Median hourly rate £15.00 £40.00 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-62.50% +90.47%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £26.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+11.53% +44.44%

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 28 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 28 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 26 (100.00%) DNS
2 22 (84.62%) Active Directory
3 21 (80.77%) Windows
4 17 (65.38%) Microsoft
5 15 (57.69%) Windows Server 2008
6 14 (53.85%) VMware
7 13 (50.00%) Windows Server
8 12 (46.15%) Windows Server 2012
8 12 (46.15%) Linux
8 12 (46.15%) Citrix
9 11 (42.31%) VMware Infrastructure
10 10 (38.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 10 (38.46%) MS Exchange
11 9 (34.62%) Cisco
11 9 (34.62%) LDAP
11 9 (34.62%) SQL Server
11 9 (34.62%) Agile Software Development
11 9 (34.62%) Skype for Business
11 9 (34.62%) Windows 7
12 8 (30.77%) Data Centre
13 7 (26.92%) Private Cloud
13 7 (26.92%) TCP/IP
13 7 (26.92%) Windows Server 2003
14 6 (23.08%) Red Hat
14 6 (23.08%) ITIL
14 6 (23.08%) XenApp
14 6 (23.08%) XenDesktop
14 6 (23.08%) VMware ESXi
14 6 (23.08%) Kanban
15 5 (19.23%) MongoDB

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 10 (38.46%) MS Exchange
2 9 (34.62%) Skype for Business
3 3 (11.54%) IIS
4 2 (7.69%) Apache
4 2 (7.69%) Confluence
4 2 (7.69%) nginx
4 2 (7.69%) SharePoint
4 2 (7.69%) Tomcat
4 2 (7.69%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (7.69%) MS Excel
1 2 (7.69%) MS Visio
2 1 (3.85%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (11.54%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (11.54%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (7.69%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (3.85%) Bluemix
3 1 (3.85%) Office 365
3 1 (3.85%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 26 (100.00%) DNS
2 9 (34.62%) LDAP
3 7 (26.92%) TCP/IP
4 4 (15.38%) LAN
4 4 (15.38%) Skype
4 4 (15.38%) WAN
5 3 (11.54%) Firewall
5 3 (11.54%) SAN
6 2 (7.69%) Cisco Nexus
6 2 (7.69%) FTP
6 2 (7.69%) HTTP
6 2 (7.69%) Internet
6 2 (7.69%) IPsec
6 2 (7.69%) NetScaler
6 2 (7.69%) Software-Defined Networking
6 2 (7.69%) VPN
6 2 (7.69%) Wi-Fi
6 2 (7.69%) WLAN
7 1 (3.85%) PBX
7 1 (3.85%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (34.62%) SQL Server
2 5 (19.23%) Informix
2 5 (19.23%) MongoDB
2 5 (19.23%) Oracle Database
2 5 (19.23%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (7.69%) JIRA
General
1 2 (7.69%) Finance
1 2 (7.69%) Law
1 2 (7.69%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (30.77%) Active Directory Engineer
2 5 (19.23%) Support Engineer
3 4 (15.38%) Active Directory Specialist
3 4 (15.38%) Active Directory Support
3 4 (15.38%) Active Directory Support Engineer
3 4 (15.38%) Consultant
3 4 (15.38%) Systems Engineer
4 3 (11.54%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) Applications Specialist
5 2 (7.69%) Cloud Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) DevOps Consultant
5 2 (7.69%) Infrastructure Consultant
5 2 (7.69%) Infrastructure Specialist
5 2 (7.69%) Linux Consultant
5 2 (7.69%) Linux/Unix DevOps
5 2 (7.69%) Middleware Consultant
5 2 (7.69%) SCCM Specialist
5 2 (7.69%) VMware Specialist
5 2 (7.69%) WebSphere Consultant
5 2 (7.69%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (11.54%) Middleware
2 2 (7.69%) Servlets
3 1 (3.85%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 8 (30.77%) Data Centre
2 7 (26.92%) Private Cloud
3 5 (19.23%) Hybrid Cloud
4 2 (7.69%) PKI
5 1 (3.85%) Fat Client
5 1 (3.85%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 21 (80.77%) Windows
2 15 (57.69%) Windows Server 2008
3 13 (50.00%) Windows Server
4 12 (46.15%) Linux
4 12 (46.15%) Windows Server 2012
5 10 (38.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 9 (34.62%) Windows 7
7 7 (26.92%) Windows Server 2003
8 4 (15.38%) Solaris
9 2 (7.69%) Unix
9 2 (7.69%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (34.62%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (23.08%) ITIL
2 6 (23.08%) Kanban
3 5 (19.23%) Migration
4 4 (15.38%) DevOps
5 3 (11.54%) Multi-Factor Authentication
5 3 (11.54%) Two-Factor Authentication
6 2 (7.69%) Automated Testing
6 2 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (7.69%) Converged Infrastructure
6 2 (7.69%) Re-Platforming
6 2 (7.69%) Root Cause Analysis
6 2 (7.69%) Unit Testing
7 1 (3.85%) Mobile Device Management
7 1 (3.85%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 5 (19.23%) SQL
2 4 (15.38%) PowerShell
3 2 (7.69%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (15.38%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (3.85%) CCNP
2 1 (3.85%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (3.85%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (19.23%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (7.69%) QA
System Software
1 22 (84.62%) Active Directory
2 11 (42.31%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (23.08%) VMware ESXi
3 6 (23.08%) XenApp
3 6 (23.08%) XenDesktop
4 3 (11.54%) Hyper-V
5 2 (7.69%) Docker
5 2 (7.69%) Microsoft App-V
5 2 (7.69%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 2 (7.69%) VMware ESX
5 2 (7.69%) vSphere
5 2 (7.69%) Xen
6 1 (3.85%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 4 (15.38%) SCCM
1 4 (15.38%) SCOM
2 3 (11.54%) XenMobile
3 2 (7.69%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (7.69%) Puppet
4 1 (3.85%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 17 (65.38%) Microsoft
2 14 (53.85%) VMware
3 12 (46.15%) Citrix
4 9 (34.62%) Cisco
5 6 (23.08%) Red Hat
6 5 (19.23%) Oracle
7 4 (15.38%) Sun
8 3 (11.54%) SAP
9 2 (7.69%) Atlassian
9 2 (7.69%) EMC
9 2 (7.69%) IBM
10 1 (3.85%) Avaya
10 1 (3.85%) CheckPoint
10 1 (3.85%) Genesys
10 1 (3.85%) Mitel