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 9 December 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
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol (DHCP)
Rank 52 77 82
Rank change year-on-year
+25 +5
Contract jobs citing DHCP 19 14 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 2.09% 0.94% 0.48%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 15.83% 9.09% 5.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 8 3
Median daily rate £400 £375 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +50.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £320 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
-5.18% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £15.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.79 £18.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+48.81% -10.00%
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
120 154 127
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 13.23% 10.29% 8.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 62 57
Median daily rate £375 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £225 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £440 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 0
Median hourly rate £52.00 £25.43 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+104.52% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £22.50 £23.13
% change year-on-year
+22.22% -2.70%

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 9 December 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 9 December 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 28 (96.55%) DNS
1 28 (96.55%) Active Directory
2 24 (82.76%) Windows
3 16 (55.17%) Microsoft
4 15 (51.72%) PowerShell
4 15 (51.72%) Windows Server 2008
5 14 (48.28%) Windows 7
6 13 (44.83%) Windows Server 2012
7 12 (41.38%) VMware
8 10 (34.48%) Hyper-V
8 10 (34.48%) VMware Infrastructure
8 10 (34.48%) Windows Server
9 9 (31.03%) Microsoft Azure
9 9 (31.03%) Finance
9 9 (31.03%) MS Exchange
9 9 (31.03%) SQL
9 9 (31.03%) SQL Server
10 8 (27.59%) Windows 10
11 7 (24.14%) TCP/IP
11 7 (24.14%) Citrix
11 7 (24.14%) SCCM
12 6 (20.69%) XenApp
12 6 (20.69%) XenDesktop
12 6 (20.69%) Migration
12 6 (20.69%) Microsoft App-V
12 6 (20.69%) ITIL
12 6 (20.69%) MS Excel
12 6 (20.69%) Exchange Server 2010
12 6 (20.69%) Root Cause Analysis
13 5 (17.24%) Symantec Enterprise Vault

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 9 (31.03%) MS Exchange
2 6 (20.69%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (17.24%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 5 (17.24%) Skype for Business
4 1 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (3.45%) IIS
Applications
1 6 (20.69%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 9 (31.03%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (13.79%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (10.34%) Office 365
4 1 (3.45%) Bluemix
4 1 (3.45%) IBM Cloud
4 1 (3.45%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 28 (96.55%) DNS
2 7 (24.14%) TCP/IP
3 4 (13.79%) Firewall
4 2 (6.90%) ATM
4 2 (6.90%) Cisco IOS
4 2 (6.90%) Ethernet
4 2 (6.90%) LAN
4 2 (6.90%) Network Security
4 2 (6.90%) VLAN
4 2 (6.90%) VXLAN
4 2 (6.90%) WAN
5 1 (3.45%) FTP
5 1 (3.45%) IP Telephony
5 1 (3.45%) LDAP
5 1 (3.45%) NAS
5 1 (3.45%) SAN
5 1 (3.45%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (31.03%) SQL Server
2 5 (17.24%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (6.90%) WinDbg
2 1 (3.45%) Jenkins
General
1 9 (31.03%) Finance
2 4 (13.79%) Law
3 2 (6.90%) Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (17.24%) Consultant
1 5 (17.24%) Windows Engineer
2 4 (13.79%) Active Directory Consultant
2 4 (13.79%) Administrator
2 4 (13.79%) Analyst
2 4 (13.79%) Systems Engineer
3 3 (10.34%) Active Directory Specialist
3 3 (10.34%) IT Analyst
3 3 (10.34%) IT Support
3 3 (10.34%) Senior Analyst
3 3 (10.34%) Systems Analyst
4 2 (6.90%) 3rd Line Support
4 2 (6.90%) Active Directory Engineer
4 2 (6.90%) DevOps Engineer
4 2 (6.90%) IT Engineer
4 2 (6.90%) IT Support Engineer
4 2 (6.90%) Senior Systems Analyst
4 2 (6.90%) Support Engineer
4 2 (6.90%) Systems Administrator
4 2 (6.90%) Windows Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.45%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 5 (17.24%) Blackberry
2 4 (13.79%) Data Centre
2 4 (13.79%) PKI
2 4 (13.79%) Replication
3 2 (6.90%) Clustering
3 2 (6.90%) iPad
4 1 (3.45%) Digital Media
4 1 (3.45%) Management Information System
4 1 (3.45%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 24 (82.76%) Windows
2 15 (51.72%) Windows Server 2008
3 14 (48.28%) Windows 7
4 13 (44.83%) Windows Server 2012
5 10 (34.48%) Windows Server
6 8 (27.59%) Windows 10
7 5 (17.24%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (10.34%) Linux
9 2 (6.90%) Android
9 2 (6.90%) Apple iOS
9 2 (6.90%) Windows XP
10 1 (3.45%) CentOS
10 1 (3.45%) Mac OS X
10 1 (3.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (3.45%) Unix
10 1 (3.45%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (20.69%) ITIL
1 6 (20.69%) Migration
1 6 (20.69%) Root Cause Analysis
2 5 (17.24%) DevOps
3 4 (13.79%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (13.79%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (10.34%) Configuration Management
5 2 (6.90%) Change Management
5 2 (6.90%) Disk Encryption
5 2 (6.90%) Kanban
5 2 (6.90%) Performance Monitoring
5 2 (6.90%) Server Building
6 1 (3.45%) Application Discovery
6 1 (3.45%) Chat Support
6 1 (3.45%) Email Filtering
6 1 (3.45%) Infrastructure Management
6 1 (3.45%) Mobile Device Management
6 1 (3.45%) Network Monitoring
6 1 (3.45%) Process Improvement
6 1 (3.45%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 15 (51.72%) PowerShell
2 9 (31.03%) SQL
3 2 (6.90%) Bash Shell
3 2 (6.90%) Perl
4 1 (3.45%) Java
4 1 (3.45%) JavaScript
4 1 (3.45%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (6.90%) CCNP
1 2 (6.90%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (3.45%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.45%) QA
System Software
1 28 (96.55%) Active Directory
2 10 (34.48%) Hyper-V
2 10 (34.48%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (20.69%) Microsoft App-V
3 6 (20.69%) XenApp
3 6 (20.69%) XenDesktop
4 4 (13.79%) vSphere
5 3 (10.34%) VMware ESX
5 3 (10.34%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (3.45%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 7 (24.14%) SCCM
2 5 (17.24%) SCOM
2 5 (17.24%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 5 (17.24%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 3 (10.34%) Puppet
4 2 (6.90%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 16 (55.17%) Microsoft
2 12 (41.38%) VMware
3 7 (24.14%) Citrix
4 5 (17.24%) CA
4 5 (17.24%) Cisco
4 5 (17.24%) Symantec
5 3 (10.34%) Dell
6 2 (6.90%) Apple
6 2 (6.90%) HP
6 2 (6.90%) Mitel
6 2 (6.90%) NCR
6 2 (6.90%) TOWER Software
6 2 (6.90%) Varonis
6 2 (6.90%) Wincor Nixdorf
6 2 (6.90%) Xerox
7 1 (3.45%) Canon
7 1 (3.45%) CheckPoint
7 1 (3.45%) CommVault
7 1 (3.45%) Red Hat
7 1 (3.45%) RightScale