The table below looks at the statistics for DHCP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DHCP over the 3 months to 26 May 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
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol (DHCP)
Rank 79 111 99
Rank change year-on-year
+32 -12
Contract jobs citing DHCP 68 21 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 2.34% 0.72% 1.06%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 12.10% 6.36% 7.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 10 11
Median daily rate £325 £128 £266
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+153.90% -51.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £266 £109 £148
10% offered a daily rate of more than £410 £348 £321
UK excluding London median daily rate £320 £291 £277
% change year-on-year
+9.87% +4.95%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 1
Median hourly rate £19.50 £16.50 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.18% +3.12%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £20.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+40.00% +21.21%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the Scotland region.

Communications & Networking Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
562 330 352
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 19.33% 11.32% 13.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 291 143 168
Median daily rate £330 £330 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -5.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £158 £140
10% offered a daily rate of more than £445 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £340 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 21 18
Median hourly rate £38.00 £37.50 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.33% +78.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.50 £13.25 £16.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £41.00 £38.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £26.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
+11.53% +40.54%

DHCP
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Scotland region citing DHCP as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

DHCP Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

DHCP
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

DHCP Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

DHCP
Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing DHCP across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 26 May 2016.

DHCP Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

DHCP
Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

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

DHCP Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

DHCP
Hourly Rate Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing DHCP across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 26 May 2016.

DHCP Hourly Rate Histogram in Scotland

DHCP
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing DHCP within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 26 May 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Renfrewshire -7 39 £321 +16.65%
Glasgow +7 12 £300 +152.10% 2
Edinburgh -10 8 £375 +17.18%
Fife +6 2 - -
Midlothian - 1 £225 -
West Lothian - 1 - -
Highlands - 1 - -
Scottish Borders - 1 £375 -
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DHCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 Scotland region with a requirement for DHCP.

1 105 (98.13%) DNS
2 93 (86.92%) Windows
3 91 (85.05%) Active Directory
4 78 (72.90%) Windows Server
5 68 (63.55%) Microsoft
5 68 (63.55%) Windows Server 2008
6 63 (58.88%) Windows Server 2012
7 58 (54.21%) ITIL
8 55 (51.40%) SQL
8 55 (51.40%) SQL Server
8 55 (51.40%) VMware
9 48 (44.86%) VMware Infrastructure
10 46 (42.99%) HP
11 45 (42.06%) SAN
12 43 (40.19%) Citrix
13 40 (37.38%) PowerShell
14 39 (36.45%) Security Cleared
15 35 (32.71%) MS Excel
16 32 (29.91%) Hyper-V
16 32 (29.91%) SC Cleared
17 30 (28.04%) MS Exchange
18 27 (25.23%) Microsoft Certification
19 26 (24.30%) XenApp
20 25 (23.36%) Windows Server 2003
21 22 (20.56%) vSphere
22 21 (19.63%) OpenStack
22 21 (19.63%) Linux
23 20 (18.69%) MCSA
23 20 (18.69%) SCCM
23 20 (18.69%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)

DHCP
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland 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 30 (28.04%) MS Exchange
2 21 (19.63%) OpenStack
3 15 (14.02%) SharePoint
4 11 (10.28%) Exchange Server 2007
5 9 (8.41%) Skype for Business
6 6 (5.61%) Apache
6 6 (5.61%) Exchange Server 2003
6 6 (5.61%) Exchange Server 2013
7 5 (4.67%) nginx
8 4 (3.74%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 4 (3.74%) IIS
9 3 (2.80%) Exchange Server 2010
9 3 (2.80%) lighttpd
10 2 (1.87%) Confluence
10 2 (1.87%) Tomcat
10 2 (1.87%) WebSphere
11 1 (0.93%) IBM Notes
11 1 (0.93%) Oracle Application Server
11 1 (0.93%) WebLogic
Applications
1 35 (32.71%) MS Excel
2 8 (7.48%) MS Office
3 6 (5.61%) MS Project
4 2 (1.87%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (3.74%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (2.80%) Office 365
4 2 (1.87%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.93%) Bluemix
5 1 (0.93%) HP Helion
5 1 (0.93%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 105 (98.13%) DNS
2 45 (42.06%) SAN
3 12 (11.21%) Firewall
3 12 (11.21%) LDAP
3 12 (11.21%) TCP/IP
4 8 (7.48%) LAN
4 8 (7.48%) SMTP
4 8 (7.48%) WAN
5 6 (5.61%) NetScaler
6 5 (4.67%) FTP
6 5 (4.67%) HTTP
7 4 (3.74%) Internet
7 4 (3.74%) IPv4
7 4 (3.74%) Kerberos
7 4 (3.74%) Skype
8 3 (2.80%) Cisco IOS
8 3 (2.80%) IPv6
8 3 (2.80%) SSH
8 3 (2.80%) SSL
8 3 (2.80%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 55 (51.40%) SQL Server
2 8 (7.48%) PostgreSQL
3 6 (5.61%) Oracle Database
4 5 (4.67%) Informix
4 5 (4.67%) MongoDB
4 5 (4.67%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (3.74%) SQL Server 2005
5 4 (3.74%) SQL Server 2012
6 3 (2.80%) MySQL
7 1 (0.93%) MariaDB
7 1 (0.93%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 2 (1.87%) JIRA
2 1 (0.93%) MSI
General
1 3 (2.80%) Telecoms
2 2 (1.87%) Finance
2 2 (1.87%) Law
2 2 (1.87%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 18 (16.82%) Virtualisation Engineer
2 14 (13.08%) Wintel Engineer
3 12 (11.21%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 11 (10.28%) Active Directory Engineer
4 11 (10.28%) Support Engineer
5 7 (6.54%) Build Engineer
5 7 (6.54%) Wintel Specialist
6 6 (5.61%) Consultant
7 5 (4.67%) Administrator
7 5 (4.67%) Analyst
7 5 (4.67%) IT Engineer
7 5 (4.67%) IT Support
7 5 (4.67%) Server Engineer
7 5 (4.67%) Systems Administrator
8 4 (3.74%) Active Directory Specialist
8 4 (3.74%) Active Directory Support
8 4 (3.74%) Active Directory Support Engineer
8 4 (3.74%) Cloud Engineer
8 4 (3.74%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
8 4 (3.74%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (6.54%) Middleware
2 4 (3.74%) LAMP
3 3 (2.80%) CSS
3 3 (2.80%) Django
3 3 (2.80%) HTML
3 3 (2.80%) LAPP Stack
3 3 (2.80%) Laravel
3 3 (2.80%) LEMP Stack
3 3 (2.80%) Regular Expression
3 3 (2.80%) XML
4 2 (1.87%) Servlets
5 1 (0.93%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 16 (14.95%) Clustering
1 16 (14.95%) Data Centre
2 12 (11.21%) PKI
2 12 (11.21%) Replication
3 8 (7.48%) Private Cloud
4 7 (6.54%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (6.54%) Enterprise Storage
5 5 (4.67%) Hybrid Cloud
6 4 (3.74%) Blackberry
7 2 (1.87%) Fat Client
7 2 (1.87%) PDA
7 2 (1.87%) Thin Client
8 1 (0.93%) AS400
8 1 (0.93%) Computer Science
8 1 (0.93%) iSeries
8 1 (0.93%) VCE vBlock
8 1 (0.93%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 93 (86.92%) Windows
2 78 (72.90%) Windows Server
3 68 (63.55%) Windows Server 2008
4 63 (58.88%) Windows Server 2012
5 25 (23.36%) Windows Server 2003
6 21 (19.63%) Linux
7 15 (14.02%) Windows 7
8 11 (10.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 8 (7.48%) Unix
10 5 (4.67%) Solaris
11 3 (2.80%) Debian
11 3 (2.80%) SUSE
12 2 (1.87%) Android
12 2 (1.87%) Windows 10
13 1 (0.93%) AIX
13 1 (0.93%) HPUX
13 1 (0.93%) Windows 8
13 1 (0.93%) Windows Mobile
13 1 (0.93%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (54.21%) ITIL
2 11 (10.28%) Conflict Management
2 11 (10.28%) High Availability
2 11 (10.28%) Risk Management
3 9 (8.41%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (8.41%) Mentoring
3 9 (8.41%) Migration
3 9 (8.41%) Unit Testing
4 8 (7.48%) Server Building
5 7 (6.54%) Root Cause Analysis
6 6 (5.61%) Kanban
7 5 (4.67%) Performance Monitoring
8 4 (3.74%) Application Packaging
8 4 (3.74%) DevOps
8 4 (3.74%) Network Design
8 4 (3.74%) Service Management
9 3 (2.80%) Multi-Factor Authentication
9 3 (2.80%) Network Load Balancing
9 3 (2.80%) Two-Factor Authentication
10 2 (1.87%) Converged Infrastructure
Programming Languages
1 55 (51.40%) SQL
2 40 (37.38%) PowerShell
3 15 (14.02%) VBScript
4 3 (2.80%) Bash Shell
4 3 (2.80%) JavaScript
4 3 (2.80%) Perl
4 3 (2.80%) PHP
4 3 (2.80%) Python
5 2 (1.87%) Java
6 1 (0.93%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 39 (36.45%) Security Cleared
2 32 (29.91%) SC Cleared
3 27 (25.23%) Microsoft Certification
4 20 (18.69%) MCSA
4 20 (18.69%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 5 (4.67%) DV Cleared
6 3 (2.80%) BPSS Clearance
7 1 (0.93%) CCNP
7 1 (0.93%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (0.93%) Degree
7 1 (0.93%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.93%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 1 (0.93%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (8.41%) Disclosure Scotland
2 7 (6.54%) SLA
3 2 (1.87%) QA
System Software
1 91 (85.05%) Active Directory
2 48 (44.86%) VMware Infrastructure
3 32 (29.91%) Hyper-V
4 26 (24.30%) XenApp
5 22 (20.56%) vSphere
6 17 (15.89%) Terminal Services
7 11 (10.28%) VMware ESXi
8 10 (9.35%) XenDesktop
9 4 (3.74%) VMware ESX
10 3 (2.80%) Citrix Presentation Server
10 3 (2.80%) Microsoft App-V
11 2 (1.87%) Docker
11 2 (1.87%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 2 (1.87%) Veritas File System
11 2 (1.87%) Xen
12 1 (0.93%) DFS Replication
12 1 (0.93%) Forefront TMG
12 1 (0.93%) Oracle RAC
12 1 (0.93%) RHEV
12 1 (0.93%) UAG
Systems Management
1 20 (18.69%) SCCM
2 13 (12.15%) SCOM
3 8 (7.48%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 7 (6.54%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 6 (5.61%) Nagios
5 6 (5.61%) SCVMM
5 6 (5.61%) WSUS
6 5 (4.67%) CA Spectrum
6 5 (4.67%) NetBackup
6 5 (4.67%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
7 3 (2.80%) Backup Exec
7 3 (2.80%) Cacti
7 3 (2.80%) Munin
7 3 (2.80%) XenMobile
8 2 (1.87%) AirWatch
8 2 (1.87%) OpenView
8 2 (1.87%) Opscode Chef
8 2 (1.87%) Puppet
9 1 (0.93%) HP SIM
9 1 (0.93%) Perfmon
Vendors
1 68 (63.55%) Microsoft
2 55 (51.40%) VMware
3 46 (42.99%) HP
4 43 (40.19%) Citrix
5 17 (15.89%) Red Hat
6 15 (14.02%) Cisco
7 11 (10.28%) Symantec
8 7 (6.54%) Altiris
8 7 (6.54%) Oracle
9 6 (5.61%) CA
10 5 (4.67%) arcserve
10 5 (4.67%) Lumension
11 4 (3.74%) 3PAR
11 4 (3.74%) AppSense
11 4 (3.74%) Brocade
11 4 (3.74%) Sun
12 3 (2.80%) CheckPoint
12 3 (2.80%) EMC
12 3 (2.80%) IBM
12 3 (2.80%) SAP
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Cathcart Associates
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