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 3 June 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
3 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol (DHCP)
Rank 113 97 107
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +10
Contract jobs citing DHCP 15 26 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.51% 1.00% 0.61%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.84% 7.39% 5.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 12 10
Average daily rate
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£175 £265 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-33.96% -28.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £106 £157 £327
10% offered a daily rate of more than £349 £319 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £269 £290
% change year-on-year
+11.62% -7.32%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.13 £16.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+28.03% +10.00%
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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
310 352 251
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 10.61% 13.59% 10.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 141 180 117
Average daily rate £325 £351 £345
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.27% +1.59%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £168 £140 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £445 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £335 £313
% change year-on-year
+1.49% +7.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 11 8
Average hourly rate £32.50 £22.50 £28.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+44.44% -21.05%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.34 £16.00 £9.76
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.50 £38.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £18.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+44.44% -20.00%

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 3 June 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 3 June 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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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 -2 6 £238 +13.09% 2
Glasgow -8 3 £119 -11.85% 2
Renfrewshire -4 2 £423 +59.88%
Fife - 2 £100 -
North Lanarkshire -6 1 £180 -32.71%
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DHCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 3 June 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 53 (98.15%) DNS
2 40 (74.07%) Windows
3 28 (51.85%) Active Directory
4 20 (37.04%) Windows Server 2008
5 19 (35.19%) Windows Server 2003
5 19 (35.19%) ITIL
6 17 (31.48%) Microsoft
7 15 (27.78%) Symantec
7 15 (27.78%) Service Management
7 15 (27.78%) NetBackup
7 15 (27.78%) VMware
7 15 (27.78%) Windows Server 2012
8 14 (25.93%) Windows 7
8 14 (25.93%) Backup Exec
8 14 (25.93%) Clustering
8 14 (25.93%) HP
9 13 (24.07%) Cisco
9 13 (24.07%) MS Exchange
9 13 (24.07%) SCOM
10 12 (22.22%) Nagios
11 11 (20.37%) Migration
11 11 (20.37%) Performance Monitoring
12 10 (18.52%) SCCM
13 9 (16.67%) LDAP
13 9 (16.67%) SQL
13 9 (16.67%) SAN
13 9 (16.67%) TCP/IP
14 8 (14.81%) CheckPoint
14 8 (14.81%) Firewall
15 7 (12.96%) Replication

DHCP
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 3 June 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 13 (24.07%) MS Exchange
2 4 (7.41%) IIS
2 4 (7.41%) Exchange Server 2007
3 3 (5.56%) Lync
4 2 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (3.70%) SharePoint
4 2 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (1.85%) WebSphere
5 1 (1.85%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (1.85%) JBoss
5 1 (1.85%) JRun
5 1 (1.85%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 7 (12.96%) MS Office
2 3 (5.56%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 53 (98.15%) DNS
2 9 (16.67%) SAN
2 9 (16.67%) LDAP
2 9 (16.67%) TCP/IP
3 8 (14.81%) Firewall
4 5 (9.26%) WAN
4 5 (9.26%) LAN
4 5 (9.26%) Internet
5 4 (7.41%) VPN
5 4 (7.41%) Cisco IOS
5 4 (7.41%) Cisco ASA
5 4 (7.41%) Cisco ISE
6 3 (5.56%) Fibre Channel
6 3 (5.56%) Network Security
6 3 (5.56%) iSCSI
6 3 (5.56%) VoIP
6 3 (5.56%) WLAN
6 3 (5.56%) BGP
6 3 (5.56%) EIGRP
7 2 (3.70%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.70%) SQL Server
1 2 (3.70%) MongoDB
2 1 (1.85%) DTS
General
1 2 (3.70%) Finance
1 2 (3.70%) Banking
2 1 (1.85%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 19 (35.19%) Analyst
2 9 (16.67%) Support Analyst
3 8 (14.81%) Server Support
4 7 (12.96%) Support Engineer
5 6 (11.11%) Network Analyst
6 5 (9.26%) Server Engineer
7 4 (7.41%) Desktop Engineer
7 4 (7.41%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 4 (7.41%) Desktop Support
7 4 (7.41%) Desktop Support Engineer
8 3 (5.56%) Data Analyst
8 3 (5.56%) 3rd Line Support
8 3 (5.56%) Technical Specialist
8 3 (5.56%) Senior Support Engineer
8 3 (5.56%) Server Support Engineer
8 3 (5.56%) Senior Desktop Engineer
8 3 (5.56%) Senior Desktop Support
8 3 (5.56%) Senior Desktop Support Engineer
8 3 (5.56%) Data Network Analyst
8 3 (5.56%) Wintel Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.70%) Middleware
2 1 (1.85%) .NET Framework
2 1 (1.85%) Application Packaging
2 1 (1.85%) .NET
2 1 (1.85%) ASP.NET
2 1 (1.85%) COM+
2 1 (1.85%) XML
2 1 (1.85%) ISAPI
Miscellaneous
1 14 (25.93%) Clustering
2 7 (12.96%) Replication
2 7 (12.96%) Data Centre
3 4 (7.41%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (3.70%) AS400
4 2 (3.70%) Thin Client
4 2 (3.70%) Fat Client
4 2 (3.70%) iSeries
4 2 (3.70%) Enterprise Storage
5 1 (1.85%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 40 (74.07%) Windows
2 20 (37.04%) Windows Server 2008
3 19 (35.19%) Windows Server 2003
4 15 (27.78%) Windows Server 2012
5 14 (25.93%) Windows 7
6 4 (7.41%) UNIX
6 4 (7.41%) Android
6 4 (7.41%) Solaris
6 4 (7.41%) Linux
7 3 (5.56%) Windows XP
7 3 (5.56%) Windows Vista
7 3 (5.56%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (35.19%) ITIL
2 15 (27.78%) Service Management
3 11 (20.37%) Performance Monitoring
3 11 (20.37%) Migration
4 7 (12.96%) Root Cause Analysis
5 3 (5.56%) Performance Management
5 3 (5.56%) Change Control
5 3 (5.56%) Information Security
5 3 (5.56%) Incident Management
5 3 (5.56%) Server Building
6 2 (3.70%) BCP
6 2 (3.70%) Change Management
6 2 (3.70%) Unit Testing
6 2 (3.70%) Vulnerability Management
6 2 (3.70%) Technical Analysis
7 1 (1.85%) Kalman Filter
7 1 (1.85%) Security Patching
7 1 (1.85%) Infrastructure Management
7 1 (1.85%) Transition Management
7 1 (1.85%) Investment Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (16.67%) SQL
2 1 (1.85%) REXX
2 1 (1.85%) Tcl
2 1 (1.85%) C
2 1 (1.85%) C#
Qualifications
1 7 (12.96%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (9.26%) SC Cleared
2 5 (9.26%) Security Cleared
3 4 (7.41%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 4 (7.41%) Degree
4 3 (5.56%) MCDST
4 3 (5.56%) MCP
4 3 (5.56%) MCSE
5 2 (3.70%) CCIE
5 2 (3.70%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (3.70%) OCP
5 2 (3.70%) Oracle Certification
6 1 (1.85%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.41%) SLA
2 1 (1.85%) BS7799
2 1 (1.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 28 (51.85%) Active Directory
2 7 (12.96%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (9.26%) VMware ESX
4 4 (7.41%) vSphere
4 4 (7.41%) NFS
5 3 (5.56%) Hyper-V
6 2 (3.70%) Veritas Volume Manager
6 2 (3.70%) Samba
6 2 (3.70%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 1 (1.85%) VMware Server
7 1 (1.85%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (1.85%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (1.85%) Veritas File System
Systems Management
1 15 (27.78%) NetBackup
2 14 (25.93%) Backup Exec
3 13 (24.07%) SCOM
4 12 (22.22%) Nagios
5 10 (18.52%) SCCM
6 3 (5.56%) OpenView Configuration Management
7 2 (3.70%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 2 (3.70%) EMC NetWorker
8 1 (1.85%) WMI
8 1 (1.85%) Unicenter
8 1 (1.85%) Cisco CUCM
8 1 (1.85%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 17 (31.48%) Microsoft
2 15 (27.78%) Symantec
2 15 (27.78%) VMware
3 14 (25.93%) HP
4 13 (24.07%) Cisco
5 8 (14.81%) CheckPoint
6 6 (11.11%) CommVault
7 5 (9.26%) Oracle
8 4 (7.41%) EMC
8 4 (7.41%) Citrix
9 3 (5.56%) Avaya
9 3 (5.56%) Juniper
9 3 (5.56%) Nokia
9 3 (5.56%) Red Hat
9 3 (5.56%) Sophos
10 2 (3.70%) NetApp
10 2 (3.70%) CA
10 2 (3.70%) Sun
10 2 (3.70%) Altiris
10 2 (3.70%) SolarWinds