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 27 July 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
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol (DHCP)
Rank 81 74 81
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +7
Contract jobs citing DHCP 14 14 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.11% 0.88% 0.47%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 9.72% 10.53% 4.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 6 1
Median daily rate £363 £275 £285
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+31.81% -3.50%
UK excluding London median daily rate £302 £310 £280
% change year-on-year
-2.74% +10.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £11.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £18.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+58.33% +12.50%
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
144 133 132
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 11.39% 8.34% 10.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 67 47 71
Median daily rate £350 £300 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £150 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £415 £519
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 9
Median hourly rate £11.79 £25.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-52.84% +38.88%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.75 £21.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+47.67% +7.50%

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
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 27 July 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 24 (100.00%) DNS
1 24 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 23 (95.83%) Windows
3 19 (79.17%) Microsoft
4 15 (62.50%) Windows Server 2008
4 15 (62.50%) Windows Server 2012
5 14 (58.33%) Windows 7
6 13 (54.17%) Citrix
7 12 (50.00%) Windows Server
8 11 (45.83%) ITIL
9 10 (41.67%) MS Exchange
9 10 (41.67%) XenApp
9 10 (41.67%) XenDesktop
10 9 (37.50%) Skype for Business
10 9 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
10 9 (37.50%) SQL Server
10 9 (37.50%) VMware
11 8 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
11 8 (33.33%) SQL
11 8 (33.33%) PowerShell
12 7 (29.17%) SCCM
12 7 (29.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 7 (29.17%) Linux
13 6 (25.00%) Microsoft App-V
13 6 (25.00%) Finance
13 6 (25.00%) Root Cause Analysis
13 6 (25.00%) Windows 10
14 5 (20.83%) Data Centre
14 5 (20.83%) Agile Software Development
14 5 (20.83%) SCOM

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 10 (41.67%) MS Exchange
2 9 (37.50%) Skype for Business
3 4 (16.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 4 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (8.33%) IIS
4 2 (8.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (8.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.17%) MS Office
2 1 (4.17%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (8.33%) Bluemix
1 2 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (8.33%) OpenShift
2 1 (4.17%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 24 (100.00%) DNS
2 4 (16.67%) Skype
3 3 (12.50%) SAN
3 3 (12.50%) TCP/IP
4 2 (8.33%) ATM
4 2 (8.33%) Ethernet
4 2 (8.33%) Firewall
4 2 (8.33%) Internet
4 2 (8.33%) LAN
4 2 (8.33%) LDAP
4 2 (8.33%) NAS
4 2 (8.33%) NetScaler
4 2 (8.33%) VPN
4 2 (8.33%) WAN
5 1 (4.17%) Cisco IOS
5 1 (4.17%) PABX
5 1 (4.17%) PBX
5 1 (4.17%) Software-Defined Networking
5 1 (4.17%) Spanning Tree
5 1 (4.17%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (37.50%) SQL Server
2 4 (16.67%) Informix
2 4 (16.67%) MongoDB
2 4 (16.67%) Oracle Database
2 4 (16.67%) PostgreSQL
2 4 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 6 (25.00%) Finance
2 2 (8.33%) Banking
2 2 (8.33%) Law
3 1 (4.17%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 7 (29.17%) Active Directory Engineer
1 7 (29.17%) Systems Engineer
2 6 (25.00%) Active Directory Specialist
3 4 (16.67%) 3rd Line Support
4 3 (12.50%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
4 3 (12.50%) Administrator
4 3 (12.50%) Analyst
4 3 (12.50%) Systems Administrator
4 3 (12.50%) Systems Analyst
4 3 (12.50%) Systems Support
4 3 (12.50%) Systems Support Analyst
4 3 (12.50%) Windows Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) Applications Specialist
5 2 (8.33%) Consultant
5 2 (8.33%) Desktop Specialist
5 2 (8.33%) SCCM Specialist
5 2 (8.33%) Server Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) Support Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) Virtualisation Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) Windows Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.33%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 5 (20.83%) Data Centre
2 4 (16.67%) Blackberry
3 3 (12.50%) Private Cloud
4 2 (8.33%) PKI
5 1 (4.17%) Fat Client
5 1 (4.17%) Hybrid Cloud
5 1 (4.17%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 23 (95.83%) Windows
2 15 (62.50%) Windows Server 2008
2 15 (62.50%) Windows Server 2012
3 14 (58.33%) Windows 7
4 12 (50.00%) Windows Server
5 8 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
6 7 (29.17%) Linux
6 7 (29.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 6 (25.00%) Windows 10
8 3 (12.50%) Solaris
9 2 (8.33%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (45.83%) ITIL
2 6 (25.00%) Root Cause Analysis
3 5 (20.83%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (12.50%) Kanban
4 3 (12.50%) Multi-Factor Authentication
4 3 (12.50%) Two-Factor Authentication
5 2 (8.33%) Change Management
5 2 (8.33%) Converged Infrastructure
5 2 (8.33%) Migration
5 2 (8.33%) Network Design
6 1 (4.17%) DevOps
6 1 (4.17%) Mobile Device Management
6 1 (4.17%) Process Improvement
6 1 (4.17%) Re-Platforming
6 1 (4.17%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (33.33%) PowerShell
1 8 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (4.17%) CCNP
1 1 (4.17%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (4.17%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.33%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 24 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 10 (41.67%) XenApp
2 10 (41.67%) XenDesktop
3 9 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (25.00%) Microsoft App-V
5 3 (12.50%) Hyper-V
6 2 (8.33%) VMware ESX
6 2 (8.33%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (8.33%) vSphere
7 1 (4.17%) Forefront TMG
7 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 1 (4.17%) Virtual Desktop
7 1 (4.17%) Virtual Machines
7 1 (4.17%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 7 (29.17%) SCCM
2 5 (20.83%) SCOM
3 4 (16.67%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 4 (16.67%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 3 (12.50%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 19 (79.17%) Microsoft
2 13 (54.17%) Citrix
3 9 (37.50%) VMware
4 5 (20.83%) Red Hat
5 4 (16.67%) CA
5 4 (16.67%) Oracle
5 4 (16.67%) Symantec
6 3 (12.50%) Cisco
6 3 (12.50%) Sun
7 2 (8.33%) NCR
7 2 (8.33%) TOWER Software
7 2 (8.33%) Wincor Nixdorf
8 1 (4.17%) CheckPoint
8 1 (4.17%) EMC
8 1 (4.17%) Mitel