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 30 September 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
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol (DHCP)
Rank 70 83 70
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -13
Contract jobs citing DHCP 6 10 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.59% 0.59% 0.59%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.44% 7.25% 8.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 8 2
Median daily rate £313 £338 £166
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.40% +103.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £199 £250 £157
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £472 £175
UK excluding London median daily rate £330 £325 £305
% change year-on-year
+1.53% +6.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £11.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £18.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+55.55% -
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
135 138 80
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 13.37% 8.10% 6.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 86 60 40
Median daily rate £350 £375 £255
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +47.05%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £209 £155
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £464 £584
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £363 £345
% change year-on-year
- +5.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 4
Median hourly rate £11.79 £25.00 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-52.84% +108.33%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £21.01 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+38.06% -6.64%

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 30 September 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 30 September 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 19 (95.00%) DNS
1 19 (95.00%) Active Directory
2 18 (90.00%) Windows
3 14 (70.00%) Windows 7
4 13 (65.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 12 (60.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 12 (60.00%) Microsoft
6 9 (45.00%) Windows Server
7 8 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
7 8 (40.00%) ITIL
8 7 (35.00%) MS Exchange
9 6 (30.00%) Citrix
9 6 (30.00%) TCP/IP
9 6 (30.00%) Finance
9 6 (30.00%) PowerShell
10 5 (25.00%) SCOM
10 5 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
10 5 (25.00%) VMware
10 5 (25.00%) SQL Server
11 4 (20.00%) SQL
11 4 (20.00%) CA
11 4 (20.00%) Symantec
11 4 (20.00%) Blackberry
11 4 (20.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 4 (20.00%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
11 4 (20.00%) Skype for Business
11 4 (20.00%) Root Cause Analysis
11 4 (20.00%) Windows 10
11 4 (20.00%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
11 4 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure

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 (35.00%) MS Exchange
2 5 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (20.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 4 (20.00%) Skype for Business
4 2 (10.00%) IIS
5 1 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 2 (10.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (15.00%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (10.00%) Bluemix
2 2 (10.00%) IBM Cloud
2 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (10.00%) OpenShift
3 1 (5.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 19 (95.00%) DNS
2 6 (30.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (10.00%) ATM
3 2 (10.00%) Ethernet
3 2 (10.00%) Firewall
3 2 (10.00%) LDAP
3 2 (10.00%) NAS
3 2 (10.00%) Network Security
3 2 (10.00%) SAN
4 1 (5.00%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (5.00%) LAN
4 1 (5.00%) VLAN
4 1 (5.00%) VXLAN
4 1 (5.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Jenkins
General
1 6 (30.00%) Finance
2 2 (10.00%) Banking
2 2 (10.00%) Law
3 1 (5.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 6 (30.00%) Active Directory Engineer
1 6 (30.00%) Systems Engineer
2 5 (25.00%) Administrator
3 4 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support
3 4 (20.00%) Active Directory Specialist
4 3 (15.00%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
4 3 (15.00%) Analyst
4 3 (15.00%) Support Engineer
4 3 (15.00%) Systems Administrator
4 3 (15.00%) Systems Analyst
4 3 (15.00%) Systems Support
4 3 (15.00%) Systems Support Analyst
4 3 (15.00%) Windows Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) Consultant
5 2 (10.00%) IT Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) IT Support
5 2 (10.00%) IT Support Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) Server Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) Virtualisation Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) Windows Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 4 (20.00%) Blackberry
2 2 (10.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (10.00%) PKI
3 1 (5.00%) Clustering
3 1 (5.00%) Digital Media
3 1 (5.00%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 18 (90.00%) Windows
2 14 (70.00%) Windows 7
3 13 (65.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 12 (60.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 9 (45.00%) Windows Server
6 8 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (20.00%) Windows 10
8 3 (15.00%) Linux
9 2 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (10.00%) Windows XP
10 1 (5.00%) CentOS
10 1 (5.00%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (40.00%) ITIL
2 4 (20.00%) Root Cause Analysis
3 3 (15.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (10.00%) Change Management
4 2 (10.00%) DevOps
4 2 (10.00%) Migration
4 2 (10.00%) Network Design
5 1 (5.00%) Configuration Management
5 1 (5.00%) CRM
5 1 (5.00%) ERP
5 1 (5.00%) Kanban
5 1 (5.00%) Load Balancing
5 1 (5.00%) Process Improvement
5 1 (5.00%) Service Management
5 1 (5.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 6 (30.00%) PowerShell
2 4 (20.00%) SQL
3 1 (5.00%) Java
3 1 (5.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (5.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (5.00%) CCNP
2 1 (5.00%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) QA
System Software
1 19 (95.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (20.00%) Microsoft App-V
2 4 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (20.00%) XenApp
2 4 (20.00%) XenDesktop
3 3 (15.00%) vSphere
4 1 (5.00%) Hyper-V
4 1 (5.00%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 5 (25.00%) SCOM
2 4 (20.00%) SCCM
2 4 (20.00%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 4 (20.00%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Clustering
3 1 (5.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 12 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (30.00%) Citrix
3 5 (25.00%) VMware
4 4 (20.00%) CA
4 4 (20.00%) Symantec
5 2 (10.00%) NCR
5 2 (10.00%) TOWER Software
5 2 (10.00%) Wincor Nixdorf
6 1 (5.00%) Cisco
6 1 (5.00%) CommVault
6 1 (5.00%) Dell
6 1 (5.00%) Red Hat
6 1 (5.00%) RightScale