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 20 January 2017 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
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol (DHCP)
UK / Scotland
Rank 63 96 103
Rank change year-on-year
+33 +7
Contract jobs citing DHCP 46 38 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 2.76% 1.46% 0.84%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 15.65% 10.05% 6.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 22 11
Median daily rate £375 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £113 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £424 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £336 £325
% change year-on-year
-3.34% +3.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 1
Median hourly rate - £16.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -11.11%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.38 £20.00 £18.75
% change year-on-year
+6.87% +6.66%

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
294 378 353
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 17.67% 14.49% 13.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 159 192 152
Median daily rate £350 £350 £350
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £225 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £439 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.68% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 8 10
Median hourly rate £46.00 £27.25 £29.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+68.80% -7.62%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.83 £15.55 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £66.00 £43.00 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.50 £30.00 £24.00
% change year-on-year
-15.00% +25.00%

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 20 January 2017.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing DHCP within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 20 January 2017. 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 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
Edinburgh +27 28 £400 +14.28% 2
Glasgow +10 13 £225 +105.94% 1
Renfrewshire +24 5 £340 -18.56% 1
DHCP
UK

DHCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, 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 85 (97.70%) DNS
2 79 (90.80%) Active Directory
3 70 (80.46%) Windows
4 59 (67.82%) Microsoft
5 50 (57.47%) VMware
6 40 (45.98%) VMware Infrastructure
7 38 (43.68%) Windows Server 2008
8 32 (36.78%) Windows Server 2012
9 30 (34.48%) PowerShell
10 27 (31.03%) Windows Server
11 26 (29.89%) Citrix
12 25 (28.74%) MS Excel
13 23 (26.44%) SQL Server
13 23 (26.44%) Windows 7
14 22 (25.29%) SQL
15 21 (24.14%) Internet
16 20 (22.99%) MS Exchange
16 20 (22.99%) XenDesktop
16 20 (22.99%) vSphere
17 19 (21.84%) XenApp
17 19 (21.84%) ITIL
18 18 (20.69%) Finance
18 18 (20.69%) Security Cleared
19 17 (19.54%) SCCM
19 17 (19.54%) Data Centre
20 16 (18.39%) Windows 10
21 15 (17.24%) Migration
21 15 (17.24%) Microsoft App-V
22 13 (14.94%) VMware ESX
22 13 (14.94%) 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 20 (22.99%) MS Exchange
2 11 (12.64%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (4.60%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 4 (4.60%) Skype for Business
4 3 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2007
4 3 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (2.30%) IIS
5 2 (2.30%) SharePoint
Applications
1 25 (28.74%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 12 (13.79%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (5.75%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (5.75%) Office 365
3 1 (1.15%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (1.15%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 85 (97.70%) DNS
2 21 (24.14%) Internet
3 12 (13.79%) Intranet
3 12 (13.79%) VSAN
4 11 (12.64%) SAN
4 11 (12.64%) TCP/IP
5 8 (9.20%) Firewall
5 8 (9.20%) NetScaler
5 8 (9.20%) WAN
6 6 (6.90%) LAN
7 2 (2.30%) Cisco IOS
7 2 (2.30%) Network Security
7 2 (2.30%) Unified Communications
7 2 (2.30%) VPN
7 2 (2.30%) VXLAN
8 1 (1.15%) FTP
8 1 (1.15%) LDAP
8 1 (1.15%) OSPF
8 1 (1.15%) SMTP
8 1 (1.15%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (26.44%) SQL Server
2 5 (5.75%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.15%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (2.30%) WinDbg
2 1 (1.15%) Jenkins
General
1 18 (20.69%) Finance
2 4 (4.60%) Law
Job Titles
1 16 (18.39%) Analyst
2 10 (11.49%) Consultant
2 10 (11.49%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 10 (11.49%) Virtualisation Specialist
3 6 (6.90%) Active Directory Engineer
3 6 (6.90%) Support Engineer
3 6 (6.90%) Systems Analyst
3 6 (6.90%) Windows Engineer
4 5 (5.75%) IT Support
4 5 (5.75%) Migration Analyst
4 5 (5.75%) Senior Analyst
4 5 (5.75%) Server Engineer
4 5 (5.75%) Systems Engineer
4 5 (5.75%) Wintel Engineer
5 4 (4.60%) Active Directory Consultant
5 4 (4.60%) Infrastructure Specialist
5 4 (4.60%) IT Engineer
5 4 (4.60%) Senior Systems Analyst
6 3 (3.45%) Administrator
6 3 (3.45%) Citrix Support
Miscellaneous
1 17 (19.54%) Data Centre
2 11 (12.64%) Management Information System
3 6 (6.90%) Computer Science
4 5 (5.75%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (5.75%) PKI
4 5 (5.75%) Replication
5 4 (4.60%) Blackberry
6 2 (2.30%) Clustering
6 2 (2.30%) iPad
7 1 (1.15%) Client/Server
7 1 (1.15%) Digital Media
7 1 (1.15%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 70 (80.46%) Windows
2 38 (43.68%) Windows Server 2008
3 32 (36.78%) Windows Server 2012
4 27 (31.03%) Windows Server
5 23 (26.44%) Windows 7
6 16 (18.39%) Windows 10
7 6 (6.90%) Linux
8 4 (4.60%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (2.30%) Android
9 2 (2.30%) Apple iOS
9 2 (2.30%) CentOS
9 2 (2.30%) Windows Mobile
10 1 (1.15%) Mac OS X
10 1 (1.15%) Unix
10 1 (1.15%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (21.84%) ITIL
2 15 (17.24%) Migration
3 10 (11.49%) Server Building
4 9 (10.34%) Change Control
4 9 (10.34%) Project Management
5 6 (6.90%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (6.90%) Business Analysis
6 5 (5.75%) DevOps
6 5 (5.75%) Root Cause Analysis
7 4 (4.60%) Disaster Recovery
7 4 (4.60%) Stakeholder Management
8 3 (3.45%) Chat Support
8 3 (3.45%) Configuration Management
8 3 (3.45%) Email Migration
9 2 (2.30%) Application Discovery
9 2 (2.30%) Infrastructure Monitoring
9 2 (2.30%) Kanban
9 2 (2.30%) Load Balancing
9 2 (2.30%) Performance Monitoring
9 2 (2.30%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 30 (34.48%) PowerShell
2 22 (25.29%) SQL
3 2 (2.30%) Bash Shell
3 2 (2.30%) Perl
4 1 (1.15%) C
4 1 (1.15%) Java
4 1 (1.15%) JavaScript
4 1 (1.15%) PHP
4 1 (1.15%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 18 (20.69%) Security Cleared
2 13 (14.94%) SC Cleared
2 13 (14.94%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 7 (8.05%) Microsoft Certification
4 6 (6.90%) Degree
5 5 (5.75%) MCSE
6 3 (3.45%) CCNP
6 3 (3.45%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (2.30%) MCSA
8 1 (1.15%) CCNA
8 1 (1.15%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 1 (1.15%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.30%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (1.15%) QA
2 1 (1.15%) SLA
System Software
1 79 (90.80%) Active Directory
2 40 (45.98%) VMware Infrastructure
3 20 (22.99%) vSphere
3 20 (22.99%) XenDesktop
4 19 (21.84%) XenApp
5 15 (17.24%) Microsoft App-V
6 13 (14.94%) Hyper-V
6 13 (14.94%) VMware ESX
7 4 (4.60%) VMware ESXi
8 3 (3.45%) Virtual Desktop
9 1 (1.15%) VMware Server
9 1 (1.15%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 17 (19.54%) SCCM
2 12 (13.79%) PowerCLI
2 12 (13.79%) vRealize
3 4 (4.60%) SCOM
3 4 (4.60%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 4 (4.60%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 4 (4.60%) WSUS
4 3 (3.45%) Puppet
5 2 (2.30%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (2.30%) SnapMirror
6 1 (1.15%) AppDNA
6 1 (1.15%) Backup Exec
6 1 (1.15%) HP SiteScope
6 1 (1.15%) Microsoft Clustering
6 1 (1.15%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 59 (67.82%) Microsoft
2 50 (57.47%) VMware
3 26 (29.89%) Citrix
4 12 (13.79%) Dell
5 10 (11.49%) Cisco
6 8 (9.20%) HP
7 6 (6.90%) Symantec
8 4 (4.60%) CA
9 3 (3.45%) Avaya
9 3 (3.45%) NetApp
9 3 (3.45%) Riverbed
9 3 (3.45%) Veeam
10 2 (2.30%) Apple
10 2 (2.30%) Mitel
10 2 (2.30%) Palo Alto
10 2 (2.30%) Red Hat
10 2 (2.30%) SolarWinds
10 2 (2.30%) Varonis
10 2 (2.30%) WatchGuard
10 2 (2.30%) Xerox
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