The first table below looks at the demand for DHCP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DHCP over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Glasgow region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol (DHCP)
Rank 59 73 48
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -25
Contract jobs citing DHCP 9 5 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 1.31% 0.55% 1.55%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 19.15% 6.85% 16.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 3
Average daily rate £243 £290 £120
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.37% +141.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £157 £214 £118
10% offered a daily rate of more than £329 £298 £212
UK excluding London average daily rate £281 £290 £500
% change year-on-year
-3.10% -42.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 8
Average hourly rate - - £26.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.25 £15.50 £26.00
% change year-on-year
+11.29% -40.38%
Communications & Networking Category
Glasgow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
47 73 72
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 6.84% 8.07% 9.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 45 23
Average daily rate £350 £338 £281
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.70% +20.21%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £194 £122 £120
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £412 £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £310 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.87% -4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 13
Average hourly rate £17.00 £14.50 £26.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.24% -44.23%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.50 £22.50 £29.50
% change year-on-year
-8.88% -23.72%
DHCP
Scotland

DHCP
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing DHCP across the Glasgow region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

DHCP Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

DHCP
Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing DHCP across the Glasgow region.

DHCP Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

DHCP
Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing DHCP across the Glasgow region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

DHCP Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

DHCP
Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing DHCP across the Glasgow region.

DHCP Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

DHCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow 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 17 (100.00%) Windows
2 15 (88.24%) DNS
3 14 (82.35%) Microsoft
4 13 (76.47%) Security Cleared
4 13 (76.47%) Windows Server 2008
5 12 (70.59%) Windows Server 2003
5 12 (70.59%) SC Cleared
6 11 (64.71%) VMware
7 10 (58.82%) OpenView Configuration Management
7 10 (58.82%) VMware Infrastructure
8 9 (52.94%) Enterprise Storage
8 9 (52.94%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 9 (52.94%) Replication
8 9 (52.94%) Altiris
9 5 (29.41%) Windows 7
10 4 (23.53%) Active Directory
10 4 (23.53%) Windows XP
11 3 (17.65%) MS Exchange
11 3 (17.65%) Microsoft Certification
11 3 (17.65%) TCP/IP
11 3 (17.65%) Citrix
12 2 (11.76%) Exchange Server 2007
12 2 (11.76%) Penetration Testing
12 2 (11.76%) Degree
12 2 (11.76%) SAN
12 2 (11.76%) HP
12 2 (11.76%) MCSE
12 2 (11.76%) VB
12 2 (11.76%) MS Office
12 2 (11.76%) vSphere

DHCP
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow 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 3 (17.65%) MS Exchange
2 2 (11.76%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (5.88%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (11.76%) MS Office
2 1 (5.88%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 15 (88.24%) DNS
2 3 (17.65%) TCP/IP
3 2 (11.76%) SAN
4 1 (5.88%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (5.88%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (5.88%) LAN
4 1 (5.88%) WAN
4 1 (5.88%) VPN
4 1 (5.88%) SSL
4 1 (5.88%) Network Security
4 1 (5.88%) Firewall
4 1 (5.88%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.88%) SQL Server
1 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2005
Job Titles
1 6 (35.29%) Wintel Engineer
2 5 (29.41%) Build Engineer
3 4 (23.53%) Server Engineer
4 3 (17.65%) Analyst
5 2 (11.76%) Support Analyst
5 2 (11.76%) Design Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
6 1 (5.88%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
6 1 (5.88%) Wintel Analyst
6 1 (5.88%) Radia Specialist
6 1 (5.88%) Wintel Support Analyst
6 1 (5.88%) Citrix Specialist
6 1 (5.88%) Wintel Support
6 1 (5.88%) Technical Support Analyst
6 1 (5.88%) Technical Analyst
6 1 (5.88%) Network Analyst
6 1 (5.88%) Technical Support
6 1 (5.88%) 3rd Line Support
6 1 (5.88%) 2nd Line Support
Miscellaneous
1 9 (52.94%) Enterprise Storage
1 9 (52.94%) Replication
2 1 (5.88%) Thin Client
2 1 (5.88%) CMDB
2 1 (5.88%) PKI
2 1 (5.88%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 17 (100.00%) Windows
2 13 (76.47%) Windows Server 2008
3 12 (70.59%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (29.41%) Windows 7
5 4 (23.53%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (11.76%) Penetration Testing
2 1 (5.88%) Customer Engagement
2 1 (5.88%) ITIL
2 1 (5.88%) Load Balancing
2 1 (5.88%) Problem Management
2 1 (5.88%) Incident Management
2 1 (5.88%) Network Security Management
2 1 (5.88%) Security Management
2 1 (5.88%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 2 (11.76%) VB
1 2 (11.76%) PowerShell
2 1 (5.88%) SQL
2 1 (5.88%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 13 (76.47%) Security Cleared
2 12 (70.59%) SC Cleared
3 3 (17.65%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (11.76%) Degree
4 2 (11.76%) MCSE
5 1 (5.88%) MCP
5 1 (5.88%) HND
5 1 (5.88%) MCSA
5 1 (5.88%) CCNP
5 1 (5.88%) CCNA
5 1 (5.88%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (58.82%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (23.53%) Active Directory
3 2 (11.76%) vSphere
3 2 (11.76%) XenApp
4 1 (5.88%) Terminal Services
4 1 (5.88%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 10 (58.82%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 9 (52.94%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (5.88%) Netcool
Vendors
1 14 (82.35%) Microsoft
2 11 (64.71%) VMware
3 9 (52.94%) Altiris
4 3 (17.65%) Citrix
5 2 (11.76%) HP
6 1 (5.88%) F5
6 1 (5.88%) Dell
6 1 (5.88%) EMC
6 1 (5.88%) BMC
6 1 (5.88%) CheckPoint
6 1 (5.88%) Cisco