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 22 February 2017 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
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol (DHCP)
Scotland / Edinburgh
Rank 60 77 72
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -5
Contract jobs citing DHCP 17 18 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 2.01% 1.22% 0.82%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 18.89% 12.16% 9.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 13 5
Median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £275 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £450 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £336 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.08% -3.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £20.00 £18.07
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +10.71%

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
90 148 114
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 10.63% 10.05% 8.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 57 46
Median daily rate £395 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £450 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 1
Median hourly rate £52.00 - £28.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £30.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-28.33% +13.20%

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 22 February 2017.

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 22 February 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for DHCP.

1 37 (100.00%) DNS
2 33 (89.19%) Active Directory
3 29 (78.38%) Windows
4 22 (59.46%) Microsoft
5 21 (56.76%) VMware
6 20 (54.05%) Windows Server 2008
7 19 (51.35%) VMware Infrastructure
7 19 (51.35%) Windows 7
8 18 (48.65%) Citrix
8 18 (48.65%) Windows Server 2012
9 17 (45.95%) XenApp
10 16 (43.24%) XenDesktop
11 14 (37.84%) Microsoft App-V
11 14 (37.84%) Windows 10
12 13 (35.14%) VMware ESX
12 13 (35.14%) PowerShell
13 12 (32.43%) Finance
14 10 (27.03%) Hyper-V
15 9 (24.32%) SCCM
15 9 (24.32%) Windows Server
16 8 (21.62%) NetScaler
16 8 (21.62%) Microsoft Azure
16 8 (21.62%) Internet
16 8 (21.62%) SQL
16 8 (21.62%) SQL Server
17 7 (18.92%) MS Exchange
18 6 (16.22%) MS Excel
18 6 (16.22%) Cisco
18 6 (16.22%) Migration
18 6 (16.22%) Agile Software Development

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 7 (18.92%) MS Exchange
2 4 (10.81%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (10.81%) Skype for Business
3 3 (8.11%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (2.70%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (2.70%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 6 (16.22%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 8 (21.62%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (8.11%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (8.11%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 37 (100.00%) DNS
2 8 (21.62%) Internet
2 8 (21.62%) NetScaler
3 5 (13.51%) Firewall
3 5 (13.51%) TCP/IP
4 2 (5.41%) LAN
4 2 (5.41%) Network Security
4 2 (5.41%) WAN
5 1 (2.70%) BGP
5 1 (2.70%) Cisco IOS
5 1 (2.70%) FTP
5 1 (2.70%) IP Telephony
5 1 (2.70%) IPv6
5 1 (2.70%) LDAP
5 1 (2.70%) OSPF
5 1 (2.70%) SAN
5 1 (2.70%) Software-Defined Networking
5 1 (2.70%) VLAN
5 1 (2.70%) VPN
5 1 (2.70%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (21.62%) SQL Server
2 4 (10.81%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.70%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (2.70%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (5.41%) WinDbg
2 1 (2.70%) Jenkins
General
1 12 (32.43%) Finance
2 4 (10.81%) Law
Job Titles
1 7 (18.92%) Analyst
2 6 (16.22%) Systems Analyst
3 5 (13.51%) Consultant
3 5 (13.51%) Senior Analyst
3 5 (13.51%) Windows Engineer
4 4 (10.81%) Active Directory Consultant
4 4 (10.81%) Senior Systems Analyst
4 4 (10.81%) Systems Engineer
5 3 (8.11%) Administrator
5 3 (8.11%) Architect
5 3 (8.11%) Citrix Specialist
5 3 (8.11%) Citrix Support
5 3 (8.11%) Citrix Support Specialist
5 3 (8.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (8.11%) Infrastructure Specialist
5 3 (8.11%) Infrastructure Support
5 3 (8.11%) Infrastructure Support Specialist
5 3 (8.11%) IT Analyst
5 3 (8.11%) Support Specialist
6 2 (5.41%) Citrix Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.81%) Data Centre
1 4 (10.81%) PKI
1 4 (10.81%) Replication
2 3 (8.11%) Blackberry
3 2 (5.41%) Clustering
3 2 (5.41%) iPad
4 1 (2.70%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.70%) Digital Media
4 1 (2.70%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.70%) VxBlock/Vblock
Operating Systems
1 29 (78.38%) Windows
2 20 (54.05%) Windows Server 2008
3 19 (51.35%) Windows 7
4 18 (48.65%) Windows Server 2012
5 14 (37.84%) Windows 10
6 9 (24.32%) Windows Server
7 3 (8.11%) Linux
8 2 (5.41%) Android
8 2 (5.41%) Apple iOS
8 2 (5.41%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (2.70%) CentOS
9 1 (2.70%) Mac OS X
9 1 (2.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (2.70%) Unix
9 1 (2.70%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (16.22%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (16.22%) Migration
2 5 (13.51%) DevOps
3 4 (10.81%) Disaster Recovery
3 4 (10.81%) ITIL
3 4 (10.81%) Root Cause Analysis
4 3 (8.11%) Configuration Management
4 3 (8.11%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (5.41%) Application Discovery
5 2 (5.41%) Application Packaging
5 2 (5.41%) Network Monitoring
5 2 (5.41%) Performance Monitoring
5 2 (5.41%) Server Building
6 1 (2.70%) Chat Support
6 1 (2.70%) Email Filtering
6 1 (2.70%) Infrastructure Management
6 1 (2.70%) Kalman Filter
6 1 (2.70%) Mobile Device Management
6 1 (2.70%) Translating Business Requirements
6 1 (2.70%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 13 (35.14%) PowerShell
2 8 (21.62%) SQL
3 2 (5.41%) Bash Shell
3 2 (5.41%) Perl
4 1 (2.70%) Java
4 1 (2.70%) JavaScript
4 1 (2.70%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (5.41%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (2.70%) CCNA
2 1 (2.70%) CCNP
2 1 (2.70%) Degree
2 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (2.70%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.70%) QA
System Software
1 33 (89.19%) Active Directory
2 19 (51.35%) VMware Infrastructure
3 17 (45.95%) XenApp
4 16 (43.24%) XenDesktop
5 14 (37.84%) Microsoft App-V
6 13 (35.14%) VMware ESX
7 10 (27.03%) Hyper-V
8 3 (8.11%) Virtual Desktop
8 3 (8.11%) VMware ESXi
8 3 (8.11%) vSphere
9 1 (2.70%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 9 (24.32%) SCCM
2 3 (8.11%) Puppet
2 3 (8.11%) SCOM
2 3 (8.11%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 3 (8.11%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 2 (5.41%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (2.70%) AppDNA
4 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Clustering
4 1 (2.70%) vRealize
Vendors
1 22 (59.46%) Microsoft
2 21 (56.76%) VMware
3 18 (48.65%) Citrix
4 6 (16.22%) Cisco
5 3 (8.11%) CA
5 3 (8.11%) Dell
5 3 (8.11%) HP
5 3 (8.11%) Symantec
6 2 (5.41%) Apple
6 2 (5.41%) Mitel
6 2 (5.41%) Varonis
6 2 (5.41%) Xerox
7 1 (2.70%) Adobe
7 1 (2.70%) Canon
7 1 (2.70%) CheckPoint
7 1 (2.70%) CommVault
7 1 (2.70%) Red Hat
7 1 (2.70%) RightScale