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 August 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 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol (DHCP)
Rank 79 72 64
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -8
Contract jobs citing DHCP 14 7 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.83% 0.60% 0.27%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 9.52% 7.45% 2.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 1 1
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£269 £285 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.70% -24.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £300 £298
% change year-on-year
+8.33% +0.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £11.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.50
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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
147 94 110
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 8.74% 7.99% 9.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 57 46 32
Average daily rate £350 £375 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £158 £158 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £650 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 2
Average hourly rate £25.00 £12.00 £32.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+108.33% -62.50%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.53 £22.50 £23.50
% change year-on-year
-4.33% -4.25%

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 August 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 August 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 20 (100.00%) DNS
2 16 (80.00%) Windows
3 14 (70.00%) Active Directory
4 11 (55.00%) Windows 7
5 10 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 9 (45.00%) VMware
6 9 (45.00%) Microsoft
6 9 (45.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 9 (45.00%) MS Exchange
6 9 (45.00%) Windows Server 2012
7 7 (35.00%) MS Office
7 7 (35.00%) Cisco
7 7 (35.00%) Migration
7 7 (35.00%) vSphere
8 6 (30.00%) SAN
9 5 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
9 5 (25.00%) HP
9 5 (25.00%) ITIL
9 5 (25.00%) TCP/IP
9 5 (25.00%) SCCM
9 5 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
9 5 (25.00%) VMware ESXi
10 4 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
10 4 (20.00%) WAN
10 4 (20.00%) LAN
10 4 (20.00%) LDAP
10 4 (20.00%) Linux
10 4 (20.00%) Oracle
10 4 (20.00%) SLA
11 3 (15.00%) Configuration Management

DHCP
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 9 (45.00%) MS Exchange
2 4 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (15.00%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (10.00%) Confluence
4 2 (10.00%) Lync
4 2 (10.00%) Apache
4 2 (10.00%) Tomcat
4 2 (10.00%) OpenStack
5 1 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (5.00%) JRun
5 1 (5.00%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (5.00%) IIS
5 1 (5.00%) JBoss
5 1 (5.00%) WebSphere
Applications
1 7 (35.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (100.00%) DNS
2 6 (30.00%) SAN
3 5 (25.00%) TCP/IP
4 4 (20.00%) WAN
4 4 (20.00%) LDAP
4 4 (20.00%) LAN
5 3 (15.00%) Internet
5 3 (15.00%) Network Security
6 2 (10.00%) iSCSI
6 2 (10.00%) OpenLDAP
6 2 (10.00%) Fibre Channel
6 2 (10.00%) Firewall
6 2 (10.00%) Wireless
6 2 (10.00%) SSH
6 2 (10.00%) VoIP
6 2 (10.00%) WLAN
6 2 (10.00%) HTTP
7 1 (5.00%) FTP
7 1 (5.00%) ADSL
7 1 (5.00%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (15.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (10.00%) MongoDB
2 2 (10.00%) Oracle Database
2 2 (10.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (10.00%) Maven
1 2 (10.00%) JIRA
1 2 (10.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (10.00%) Hudson
General
1 1 (5.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (20.00%) Analyst
1 4 (20.00%) Support Analyst
1 4 (20.00%) Server Engineer
2 3 (15.00%) Windows Server Engineer
2 3 (15.00%) Consultant
2 3 (15.00%) Network Engineer
2 3 (15.00%) Support Engineer
3 2 (10.00%) Configuration Manager
3 2 (10.00%) Administrator
3 2 (10.00%) Network Analyst
3 2 (10.00%) Server Support
3 2 (10.00%) Network Support Analyst
3 2 (10.00%) Data Analyst
3 2 (10.00%) Server Support Engineer
3 2 (10.00%) Data Network Analyst
3 2 (10.00%) IT Support
3 2 (10.00%) Network Support
3 2 (10.00%) IT Support Analyst
3 2 (10.00%) Data Centre Analyst
4 1 (5.00%) Platform Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.00%) J2EE
2 1 (5.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (5.00%) COM+
2 1 (5.00%) ISAPI
2 1 (5.00%) Middleware
2 1 (5.00%) .NET Framework
2 1 (5.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.00%) CLARiiON
1 3 (15.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (10.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (10.00%) Fat Client
2 2 (10.00%) Client/Server
2 2 (10.00%) Thin Client
3 1 (5.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 16 (80.00%) Windows
2 11 (55.00%) Windows 7
3 10 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 9 (45.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 9 (45.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (20.00%) Linux
6 3 (15.00%) Windows XP
7 2 (10.00%) UNIX
7 2 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (35.00%) Migration
2 5 (25.00%) ITIL
3 3 (15.00%) Configuration Management
4 2 (10.00%) Network Monitoring
4 2 (10.00%) Release Management
4 2 (10.00%) Scrum
4 2 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (10.00%) Network Design
4 2 (10.00%) Automated Testing
5 1 (5.00%) Business Analysis
5 1 (5.00%) Enterprise Architecture
5 1 (5.00%) Load Balancing
5 1 (5.00%) Network Load Balancing
5 1 (5.00%) Time Management
5 1 (5.00%) Open Source
5 1 (5.00%) Network Architecture
5 1 (5.00%) Demand Management
5 1 (5.00%) Transition Management
5 1 (5.00%) Performance Monitoring
5 1 (5.00%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 3 (15.00%) PowerShell
2 2 (10.00%) Java
2 2 (10.00%) SQL
3 1 (5.00%) C
Qualifications
1 5 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (10.00%) CCNA
2 2 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (5.00%) HND
3 1 (5.00%) MCSE
3 1 (5.00%) CCNP
3 1 (5.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (20.00%) SLA
2 1 (5.00%) BS7799
2 1 (5.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (5.00%) QA
System Software
1 14 (70.00%) Active Directory
2 7 (35.00%) vSphere
3 5 (25.00%) VMware ESXi
3 5 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (15.00%) VMware ESX
5 2 (10.00%) vCloud
6 1 (5.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 5 (25.00%) SCCM
2 3 (15.00%) SCOM
2 3 (15.00%) Backup Exec
2 3 (15.00%) WSUS
3 2 (10.00%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (10.00%) Puppet
4 1 (5.00%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 9 (45.00%) Microsoft
1 9 (45.00%) VMware
2 7 (35.00%) Cisco
3 5 (25.00%) HP
4 4 (20.00%) Oracle
5 3 (15.00%) Dell Compellent
5 3 (15.00%) Dell
5 3 (15.00%) EMC
5 3 (15.00%) CommVault
5 3 (15.00%) Veritas
6 2 (10.00%) Red Hat
6 2 (10.00%) BMC
6 2 (10.00%) Remedy
7 1 (5.00%) Fortinet
7 1 (5.00%) F5
7 1 (5.00%) CA
7 1 (5.00%) CheckPoint
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