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 19 January 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
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol (DHCP)
Scotland / Edinburgh
Rank 39 76 80
Rank change year-on-year
+37 +4
Contract jobs citing DHCP 30 16 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 3.66% 1.12% 0.60%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 27.78% 11.19% 6.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 11 5
Median daily rate £400 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £375 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £333 £325
% change year-on-year
-2.25% +2.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £15.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.38 £20.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+6.87% -

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
108 143 133
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 13.17% 10.03% 9.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 53 51
Median daily rate £375 £350 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -5.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £411 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
- +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 1 1
Median hourly rate £52.00 £38.50 £28.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+35.06% +35.08%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.50 £30.00 £24.00
% change year-on-year
-15.00% +25.00%

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 19 January 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 19 January 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 36 (97.30%) DNS
2 34 (91.89%) Active Directory
3 29 (78.38%) Windows
4 22 (59.46%) Microsoft
5 21 (56.76%) VMware
5 21 (56.76%) Windows Server 2008
6 20 (54.05%) Windows 7
7 19 (51.35%) Windows Server 2012
8 18 (48.65%) VMware Infrastructure
8 18 (48.65%) XenApp
8 18 (48.65%) Citrix
9 17 (45.95%) XenDesktop
10 15 (40.54%) Microsoft App-V
10 15 (40.54%) Windows 10
11 14 (37.84%) PowerShell
12 13 (35.14%) VMware ESX
13 12 (32.43%) Finance
14 10 (27.03%) Hyper-V
15 9 (24.32%) SCCM
15 9 (24.32%) SQL Server
16 8 (21.62%) MS Exchange
16 8 (21.62%) SQL
16 8 (21.62%) Internet
16 8 (21.62%) Microsoft Azure
16 8 (21.62%) NetScaler
16 8 (21.62%) Windows Server
17 7 (18.92%) Migration
18 6 (16.22%) MS Excel
18 6 (16.22%) Agile Software Development
19 5 (13.51%) SQL Server 2008

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 8 (21.62%) MS Exchange
2 5 (13.51%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (10.81%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 4 (10.81%) Skype for Business
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 36 (97.30%) DNS
2 8 (21.62%) Internet
2 8 (21.62%) NetScaler
3 5 (13.51%) TCP/IP
4 4 (10.81%) Firewall
5 2 (5.41%) Cisco IOS
5 2 (5.41%) LAN
5 2 (5.41%) Network Security
5 2 (5.41%) VXLAN
5 2 (5.41%) WAN
6 1 (2.70%) FTP
6 1 (2.70%) IP Telephony
6 1 (2.70%) LDAP
6 1 (2.70%) VLAN
6 1 (2.70%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (24.32%) SQL Server
2 5 (13.51%) SQL Server 2008
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%) Systems Engineer
3 5 (13.51%) Windows Engineer
4 4 (10.81%) Active Directory Consultant
4 4 (10.81%) Senior Systems Analyst
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%) IT Support
5 3 (8.11%) Support Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.81%) Blackberry
1 4 (10.81%) Data Centre
1 4 (10.81%) PKI
1 4 (10.81%) Replication
2 2 (5.41%) Clustering
2 2 (5.41%) iPad
3 1 (2.70%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.70%) Digital Media
3 1 (2.70%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.70%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 29 (78.38%) Windows
2 21 (56.76%) Windows Server 2008
3 20 (54.05%) Windows 7
4 19 (51.35%) Windows Server 2012
5 15 (40.54%) Windows 10
6 8 (21.62%) Windows Server
7 2 (5.41%) Android
7 2 (5.41%) Apple iOS
7 2 (5.41%) Linux
7 2 (5.41%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (2.70%) CentOS
8 1 (2.70%) Mac OS X
8 1 (2.70%) Unix
8 1 (2.70%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (18.92%) Migration
2 6 (16.22%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (13.51%) DevOps
3 5 (13.51%) Root Cause Analysis
4 4 (10.81%) Disaster Recovery
4 4 (10.81%) ITIL
5 3 (8.11%) Configuration Management
5 3 (8.11%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (5.41%) Application Discovery
6 2 (5.41%) Application Packaging
6 2 (5.41%) Kanban
6 2 (5.41%) Performance Monitoring
6 2 (5.41%) Server Building
7 1 (2.70%) Chat Support
7 1 (2.70%) Email Filtering
7 1 (2.70%) Infrastructure Management
7 1 (2.70%) Mobile Device Management
7 1 (2.70%) Network Monitoring
7 1 (2.70%) Translating Business Requirements
7 1 (2.70%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 14 (37.84%) 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%) CCNP
1 2 (5.41%) Cisco Certification
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 34 (91.89%) Active Directory
2 18 (48.65%) VMware Infrastructure
2 18 (48.65%) XenApp
3 17 (45.95%) XenDesktop
4 15 (40.54%) Microsoft App-V
5 13 (35.14%) VMware ESX
6 10 (27.03%) Hyper-V
7 4 (10.81%) vSphere
8 3 (8.11%) Virtual Desktop
8 3 (8.11%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 9 (24.32%) SCCM
2 4 (10.81%) SCOM
2 4 (10.81%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 4 (10.81%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 3 (8.11%) Puppet
4 2 (5.41%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (2.70%) AppDNA
5 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 22 (59.46%) Microsoft
2 21 (56.76%) VMware
3 18 (48.65%) Citrix
4 5 (13.51%) Cisco
5 4 (10.81%) CA
5 4 (10.81%) Symantec
6 3 (8.11%) Dell
7 2 (5.41%) Apple
7 2 (5.41%) HP
7 2 (5.41%) Mitel
7 2 (5.41%) Varonis
7 2 (5.41%) Xerox
8 1 (2.70%) Adobe
8 1 (2.70%) Canon
8 1 (2.70%) CheckPoint
8 1 (2.70%) CommVault
8 1 (2.70%) Red Hat
8 1 (2.70%) RightScale