The table below looks at the statistics for DHCP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DHCP over the 3 months to 28 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol (DHCP)
Rank 74 77 63
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -14
Contract jobs citing DHCP 14 6 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.87% 0.47% 0.20%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.29% 4.76% 2.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 1 0
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
£275 £285 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.50% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £310 £280 £275
% change year-on-year
+10.71% +1.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £11.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £16.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -11.11%
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
136 126 89
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 8.47% 9.81% 8.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 72 28
Average daily rate £350 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £163 £225 £163
10% offered a daily rate of more than £415 £519 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £335 £320
% change year-on-year
+4.47% +4.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 2
Average hourly rate £12.35 £11.50 £32.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.39% -64.06%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.53 £20.00 £25.50
% change year-on-year
+7.62% -21.56%

DHCP
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing DHCP across the Edinburgh region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 July 2015.

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 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh region citing DHCP also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited DHCP.

1 22 (100.00%) DNS
2 15 (68.18%) Windows
3 13 (59.09%) Active Directory
4 11 (50.00%) Windows 7
5 9 (40.91%) Windows Server 2008
5 9 (40.91%) Windows Server 2003
5 9 (40.91%) Windows Server 2012
6 8 (36.36%) Cisco
6 8 (36.36%) LDAP
6 8 (36.36%) VMware
7 6 (27.27%) Migration
7 6 (27.27%) MS Exchange
7 6 (27.27%) Linux
7 6 (27.27%) Oracle
7 6 (27.27%) Microsoft
7 6 (27.27%) SLA
7 6 (27.27%) SAN
8 5 (22.73%) HP
8 5 (22.73%) ITIL
8 5 (22.73%) MS Office
8 5 (22.73%) VMware Infrastructure
8 5 (22.73%) vSphere
9 4 (18.18%) MongoDB
9 4 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
9 4 (18.18%) SQL
9 4 (18.18%) LAN
9 4 (18.18%) WAN
9 4 (18.18%) Red Hat
9 4 (18.18%) UNIX
10 3 (13.64%) EMC

DHCP
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh region citing DHCP also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited DHCP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (27.27%) MS Exchange
2 2 (9.09%) Confluence
2 2 (9.09%) Lync
2 2 (9.09%) Apache
2 2 (9.09%) Tomcat
2 2 (9.09%) OpenStack
3 1 (4.55%) JRun
3 1 (4.55%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (4.55%) IIS
3 1 (4.55%) JBoss
3 1 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (4.55%) WebSphere
3 1 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 5 (22.73%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (100.00%) DNS
2 8 (36.36%) LDAP
3 6 (27.27%) SAN
4 4 (18.18%) LAN
4 4 (18.18%) WAN
5 3 (13.64%) Internet
5 3 (13.64%) TCP/IP
6 2 (9.09%) Fibre Channel
6 2 (9.09%) iSCSI
6 2 (9.09%) OpenLDAP
6 2 (9.09%) Firewall
6 2 (9.09%) Wireless
6 2 (9.09%) SSH
6 2 (9.09%) HTTP
6 2 (9.09%) Kerberos
6 2 (9.09%) VoIP
6 2 (9.09%) WLAN
7 1 (4.55%) ADSL
7 1 (4.55%) FTP
7 1 (4.55%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (18.18%) MongoDB
2 3 (13.64%) SQL Server
3 2 (9.09%) MySQL
3 2 (9.09%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (9.09%) Maven
1 2 (9.09%) JIRA
1 2 (9.09%) Git (software)
1 2 (9.09%) Hudson
General
1 1 (4.55%) Telecoms
1 1 (4.55%) Finance
1 1 (4.55%) Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (22.73%) Analyst
1 5 (22.73%) Server Engineer
2 4 (18.18%) Support Analyst
2 4 (18.18%) Support Engineer
3 3 (13.64%) Network Engineer
3 3 (13.64%) Server Support
3 3 (13.64%) Server Support Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) IT Support Analyst
4 2 (9.09%) Data Centre Analyst
4 2 (9.09%) Windows Server Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Data Network Analyst
4 2 (9.09%) IT Support
4 2 (9.09%) Consultant
4 2 (9.09%) Configuration Manager
4 2 (9.09%) Network Support Analyst
4 2 (9.09%) Network Support
4 2 (9.09%) Network Analyst
4 2 (9.09%) Data Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) Senior Network Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (9.09%) J2EE
2 1 (4.55%) ASP.NET
2 1 (4.55%) COM+
2 1 (4.55%) ISAPI
2 1 (4.55%) Middleware
2 1 (4.55%) .NET Framework
2 1 (4.55%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (9.09%) Data Centre
2 2 (9.09%) Fat Client
2 2 (9.09%) Thin Client
3 1 (4.55%) Management Information System
3 1 (4.55%) Replication
3 1 (4.55%) CLARiiON
Operating Systems
1 15 (68.18%) Windows
2 11 (50.00%) Windows 7
3 9 (40.91%) Windows Server 2012
3 9 (40.91%) Windows Server 2003
3 9 (40.91%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (27.27%) Linux
5 4 (18.18%) UNIX
6 2 (9.09%) Solaris
6 2 (9.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (4.55%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (27.27%) Migration
2 5 (22.73%) ITIL
3 3 (13.64%) Configuration Management
4 2 (9.09%) Service Management
4 2 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (9.09%) Network Design
4 2 (9.09%) Automated Testing
4 2 (9.09%) Scrum
4 2 (9.09%) Vulnerability Management
4 2 (9.09%) Release Management
4 2 (9.09%) Network Monitoring
5 1 (4.55%) Technical Analysis
5 1 (4.55%) Kalman Filter
5 1 (4.55%) Time Management
5 1 (4.55%) Open Source
5 1 (4.55%) Network Architecture
5 1 (4.55%) Demand Management
5 1 (4.55%) Transition Management
5 1 (4.55%) Performance Monitoring
5 1 (4.55%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 4 (18.18%) SQL
2 2 (9.09%) PowerShell
2 2 (9.09%) Java
3 1 (4.55%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (13.64%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (13.64%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (13.64%) Degree
2 2 (9.09%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 2 (9.09%) CCNA
2 2 (9.09%) OCP
2 2 (9.09%) Oracle Certification
3 1 (4.55%) HND
3 1 (4.55%) MCSE
3 1 (4.55%) CCIE
3 1 (4.55%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (27.27%) SLA
2 1 (4.55%) BS7799
2 1 (4.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (4.55%) QA
System Software
1 13 (59.09%) Active Directory
2 5 (22.73%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (22.73%) vSphere
3 3 (13.64%) VMware ESX
4 2 (9.09%) NFS
4 2 (9.09%) Samba
4 2 (9.09%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (9.09%) vCloud
5 1 (4.55%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (13.64%) SCCM
1 3 (13.64%) SCOM
2 2 (9.09%) Puppet
2 2 (9.09%) EMC NetWorker
2 2 (9.09%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (4.55%) Backup Exec
3 1 (4.55%) WSUS
3 1 (4.55%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 8 (36.36%) Cisco
1 8 (36.36%) VMware
2 6 (27.27%) Oracle
2 6 (27.27%) Microsoft
3 5 (22.73%) HP
4 4 (18.18%) Red Hat
5 3 (13.64%) EMC
5 3 (13.64%) CommVault
6 2 (9.09%) NetApp
6 2 (9.09%) BMC
6 2 (9.09%) Remedy
6 2 (9.09%) SolarWinds
7 1 (4.55%) F5
7 1 (4.55%) Dell Compellent
7 1 (4.55%) Fortinet
7 1 (4.55%) CheckPoint
7 1 (4.55%) CA
7 1 (4.55%) Veritas
7 1 (4.55%) Dell