The table below looks at the statistics for DHCP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DHCP over the 3 months to 6 July 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
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol (DHCP)
Rank 110 100 105
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +5
Contract jobs citing DHCP 17 28 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.57% 1.05% 0.55%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.86% 7.25% 5.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 15 8
Average daily rate
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£188 £280 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-33.03% -22.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £130 £254 £158
10% offered a daily rate of more than £335 £347 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £275 £275
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Average hourly rate - £16.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £15.25 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+18.03% -19.73%
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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
290 386 257
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 9.71% 14.53% 10.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 118 208 127
Average daily rate £300 £350 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% +6.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £201 £158
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £330 £320
% change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 9 8
Average hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £32.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% -44.18%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.35 £16.00 £9.32
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £38.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.75 £19.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -24.00%

DHCP
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing DHCP across the Scotland region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 6 July 2015.

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
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing DHCP within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 6 July 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh +10 11 £238 -16.66% 3
Renfrewshire -4 3 £300 +7.14%
Glasgow -2 1 £188 -31.81% 2
Fife - 1 £100 -
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DHCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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 60 (100.00%) DNS
2 45 (75.00%) Windows
3 32 (53.33%) Active Directory
4 25 (41.67%) Windows Server 2008
5 21 (35.00%) ITIL
5 21 (35.00%) VMware
6 19 (31.67%) Windows Server 2003
6 19 (31.67%) Microsoft
7 18 (30.00%) HP
8 15 (25.00%) Service Management
8 15 (25.00%) NetBackup
8 15 (25.00%) Backup Exec
8 15 (25.00%) Windows 7
8 15 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
9 14 (23.33%) Clustering
9 14 (23.33%) Symantec
9 14 (23.33%) Cisco
9 14 (23.33%) MS Exchange
10 13 (21.67%) SAN
10 13 (21.67%) VMware Infrastructure
10 13 (21.67%) SCOM
11 12 (20.00%) SQL
11 12 (20.00%) Nagios
12 11 (18.33%) SCCM
12 11 (18.33%) Performance Monitoring
13 9 (15.00%) Migration
13 9 (15.00%) MS Office
13 9 (15.00%) LDAP
13 9 (15.00%) UNIX
13 9 (15.00%) TCP/IP

DHCP
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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 14 (23.33%) MS Exchange
2 4 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2007
2 4 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (5.00%) Lync
3 3 (5.00%) IIS
4 2 (3.33%) Apache
4 2 (3.33%) Tomcat
4 2 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (3.33%) SharePoint
4 2 (3.33%) OpenStack
4 2 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (3.33%) Confluence
5 1 (1.67%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (1.67%) WebSphere
5 1 (1.67%) JRun
5 1 (1.67%) JBoss
Applications
1 9 (15.00%) MS Office
2 3 (5.00%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.33%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 60 (100.00%) DNS
2 13 (21.67%) SAN
3 9 (15.00%) TCP/IP
3 9 (15.00%) LDAP
4 7 (11.67%) Firewall
5 5 (8.33%) LAN
5 5 (8.33%) WAN
5 5 (8.33%) Internet
6 4 (6.67%) Cisco IOS
6 4 (6.67%) Cisco ASA
6 4 (6.67%) Cisco ISE
7 3 (5.00%) Fibre Channel
7 3 (5.00%) NetScaler
7 3 (5.00%) Network Security
7 3 (5.00%) iSCSI
7 3 (5.00%) IPv4
7 3 (5.00%) VPN
7 3 (5.00%) VoIP
7 3 (5.00%) WLAN
8 2 (3.33%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (10.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (6.67%) MongoDB
3 2 (3.33%) Oracle Database
3 2 (3.33%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (3.33%) Maven
1 2 (3.33%) JIRA
1 2 (3.33%) Git (software)
1 2 (3.33%) Hudson
General
1 2 (3.33%) Finance
1 2 (3.33%) Banking
2 1 (1.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 18 (30.00%) Analyst
2 9 (15.00%) Support Analyst
3 8 (13.33%) Server Support
4 7 (11.67%) Support Engineer
5 6 (10.00%) Wintel Engineer
6 5 (8.33%) Network Analyst
6 5 (8.33%) Server Engineer
7 4 (6.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 3 (5.00%) 3rd Line Support
8 3 (5.00%) Senior Support Engineer
8 3 (5.00%) Server Support Engineer
8 3 (5.00%) Data Analyst
8 3 (5.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
8 3 (5.00%) Desktop Support
8 3 (5.00%) Desktop Engineer
8 3 (5.00%) Technical Specialist
8 3 (5.00%) Senior Desktop Engineer
8 3 (5.00%) Senior Desktop Support
8 3 (5.00%) Senior Desktop Support Engineer
8 3 (5.00%) Data Network Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.33%) J2EE
1 2 (3.33%) Middleware
2 1 (1.67%) .NET Framework
2 1 (1.67%) Application Packaging
2 1 (1.67%) .NET
2 1 (1.67%) ASP.NET
2 1 (1.67%) COM+
2 1 (1.67%) XML
2 1 (1.67%) ISAPI
Miscellaneous
1 14 (23.33%) Clustering
2 7 (11.67%) Replication
2 7 (11.67%) Data Centre
3 6 (10.00%) Thin Client
3 6 (10.00%) Fat Client
4 5 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (3.33%) Enterprise Storage
5 2 (3.33%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.67%) iSeries
6 1 (1.67%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.67%) AS400
6 1 (1.67%) CLARiiON
Operating Systems
1 45 (75.00%) Windows
2 25 (41.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 19 (31.67%) Windows Server 2003
4 15 (25.00%) Windows 7
4 15 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 9 (15.00%) UNIX
6 8 (13.33%) Linux
7 5 (8.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 4 (6.67%) Solaris
8 4 (6.67%) Android
9 3 (5.00%) Windows 8
10 2 (3.33%) Windows Vista
10 2 (3.33%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (35.00%) ITIL
2 15 (25.00%) Service Management
3 11 (18.33%) Performance Monitoring
4 9 (15.00%) Migration
5 7 (11.67%) Root Cause Analysis
6 6 (10.00%) Change Control
7 4 (6.67%) Performance Testing
8 3 (5.00%) Lean Six Sigma
8 3 (5.00%) Performance Management
8 3 (5.00%) Information Security
8 3 (5.00%) Six Sigma
8 3 (5.00%) Configuration Management
8 3 (5.00%) Server Building
9 2 (3.33%) Technical Analysis
9 2 (3.33%) BCP
9 2 (3.33%) Agile Software Development
9 2 (3.33%) Scrum
9 2 (3.33%) Incident Management
9 2 (3.33%) Vulnerability Management
9 2 (3.33%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (20.00%) SQL
2 2 (3.33%) Java
2 2 (3.33%) PowerShell
3 1 (1.67%) REXX
3 1 (1.67%) Tcl
3 1 (1.67%) C
3 1 (1.67%) C#
Qualifications
1 6 (10.00%) Degree
1 6 (10.00%) Security Cleared
2 5 (8.33%) SC Cleared
2 5 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (5.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 2 (3.33%) OCP
4 2 (3.33%) Oracle Certification
4 2 (3.33%) MCDST
4 2 (3.33%) MCP
4 2 (3.33%) MCSE
4 2 (3.33%) CCIE
4 2 (3.33%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (1.67%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (10.00%) SLA
2 1 (1.67%) BS7799
2 1 (1.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.67%) QA
System Software
1 32 (53.33%) Active Directory
2 13 (21.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (11.67%) Hyper-V
3 7 (11.67%) vSphere
4 6 (10.00%) VMware ESX
5 4 (6.67%) Microsoft App-V
5 4 (6.67%) NFS
6 3 (5.00%) XenDesktop
7 2 (3.33%) Veritas Volume Manager
7 2 (3.33%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 2 (3.33%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (3.33%) vCloud
7 2 (3.33%) Samba
8 1 (1.67%) VMware Server
8 1 (1.67%) Veritas File System
Systems Management
1 15 (25.00%) NetBackup
1 15 (25.00%) Backup Exec
2 13 (21.67%) SCOM
3 12 (20.00%) Nagios
4 11 (18.33%) SCCM
5 3 (5.00%) OpenView Configuration Management
6 2 (3.33%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 2 (3.33%) EMC NetWorker
6 2 (3.33%) Puppet
6 2 (3.33%) Opscode Chef
7 1 (1.67%) AirWatch
7 1 (1.67%) Cisco CUCM
7 1 (1.67%) WMI
7 1 (1.67%) WSUS
Vendors
1 21 (35.00%) VMware
2 19 (31.67%) Microsoft
3 18 (30.00%) HP
4 14 (23.33%) Cisco
4 14 (23.33%) Symantec
5 7 (11.67%) CheckPoint
5 7 (11.67%) Oracle
5 7 (11.67%) Citrix
5 7 (11.67%) CommVault
6 5 (8.33%) EMC
6 5 (8.33%) Red Hat
7 4 (6.67%) AppSense
8 3 (5.00%) Sophos
9 2 (3.33%) Remedy
9 2 (3.33%) Altiris
9 2 (3.33%) SolarWinds
9 2 (3.33%) 3PAR
9 2 (3.33%) NetApp
9 2 (3.33%) Nokia
9 2 (3.33%) Veritas
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