Period
to 14 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh with a requirement for DHCP skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited DHCP over the 6 months to 14 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol (DHCP)
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
14 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 124 115 94
Rank change year-on-year -9 -21 +13
Contract jobs citing DHCP 14 20 31
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.48% 0.69% 1.43%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.28% 7.78% 11.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 10 18
Edinburgh median daily rate £400 £313 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +27.90% -16.60% +27.66%
10th Percentile £278 £200 £261
90th Percentile £500 £401 £491
Scotland median daily rate £285 £300 £323
% change year-on-year -5.00% -6.98% +29.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Edinburgh median hourly rate - - £15.00
Scotland median hourly rate £17.75 £19.50 £14.50
% change year-on-year -8.97% +34.48% -14.71%

DHCP is in the Communications and Computer Networking category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Edinburgh
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 265 257 281
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 9.00% 8.84% 13.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 122 136 149
Edinburgh median daily rate £438 £370 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +18.24% - -1.33%
10th Percentile £213 £211 £205
90th Percentile £556 £538 £488
Scotland median daily rate £375 £358 £340
% change year-on-year +4.90% +5.15% +4.62%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 1 4
Edinburgh median hourly rate £15.86 £31.00 £33.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -48.84% -7.46% +34.00%
10th Percentile £12.62 £30.50 £12.53
90th Percentile £25.20 £31.50 £52.12
Scotland median hourly rate £17.50 £30.00 £40.50
% change year-on-year -41.67% -25.93% +134.78%

DHCP
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

Job postings citing DHCP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh.

Job vacancy trend for DHCP in Edinburgh

DHCP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing DHCP in Edinburgh.

Contractor daily rate trend for DHCP in Edinburgh

DHCP
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing DHCP in Edinburgh over the 6 months to 14 November 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for DHCP in Edinburgh

DHCP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for DHCP in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 14 November 2018, IT contractor jobs citing DHCP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Edinburgh region with a requirement for DHCP.

1 13 (92.86%) Active Directory
2 11 (78.57%) Windows
3 10 (71.43%) DNS
4 8 (57.14%) Microsoft
5 7 (50.00%) Citrix
6 6 (42.86%) VMware
6 6 (42.86%) PowerShell
7 5 (35.71%) Windows Server
8 4 (28.57%) Finance
8 4 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
8 4 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
8 4 (28.57%) XenDesktop
8 4 (28.57%) vSphere
8 4 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
9 3 (21.43%) Office 365
9 3 (21.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 3 (21.43%) XenApp
9 3 (21.43%) Cisco
9 3 (21.43%) Microsoft App-V
9 3 (21.43%) Asset Management
9 3 (21.43%) OSPF
9 3 (21.43%) BGP
9 3 (21.43%) TCP/IP
9 3 (21.43%) VPN
9 3 (21.43%) LAN
9 3 (21.43%) WAN
9 3 (21.43%) Linux
10 2 (14.29%) LDAP
10 2 (14.29%) ITIL
10 2 (14.29%) SNMP

DHCP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Edinburgh 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 2 (14.29%) Skype for Business
2 1 (7.14%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (7.14%) Confluence
2 1 (7.14%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (7.14%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 3 (21.43%) Office 365
2 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 10 (71.43%) DNS
2 3 (21.43%) BGP
2 3 (21.43%) LAN
2 3 (21.43%) OSPF
2 3 (21.43%) TCP/IP
2 3 (21.43%) VPN
2 3 (21.43%) WAN
3 2 (14.29%) Cisco IOS
3 2 (14.29%) EIGRP
3 2 (14.29%) Firewall
3 2 (14.29%) SAN
3 2 (14.29%) Skype
3 2 (14.29%) SNMP
3 2 (14.29%) Spanning Tree
3 2 (14.29%) VLAN
3 2 (14.29%) VXLAN
4 1 (7.14%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (7.14%) iSCSI
4 1 (7.14%) NetScaler
4 1 (7.14%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (7.14%) JIRA
General
1 4 (28.57%) Finance
2 1 (7.14%) Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (35.71%) Analyst
2 3 (21.43%) Systems Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) IT Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Platform Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Senior Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Senior Systems Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Active Directory Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Active Directory Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Citrix Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Citrix Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Architect
4 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Business Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) IT Support
4 1 (7.14%) PowerShell Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Technical Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Technical Infrastructure Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Unified Communications Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) VMware Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Wintel Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (14.29%) LDAP
2 1 (7.14%) Middleware
2 1 (7.14%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Clustering
1 2 (14.29%) Data Centre
1 2 (14.29%) Private Cloud
2 1 (7.14%) Blackberry
2 1 (7.14%) EMC VNX
2 1 (7.14%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 11 (78.57%) Windows
2 5 (35.71%) Windows Server
3 4 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (21.43%) Linux
4 3 (21.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (14.29%) Windows 10
5 2 (14.29%) Windows 7
6 1 (7.14%) Mac OS
6 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (21.43%) Asset Management
2 2 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (14.29%) ITIL
2 2 (14.29%) Network Design
2 2 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (7.14%) Business Analysis
3 1 (7.14%) Business Continuity
3 1 (7.14%) Chat Support
3 1 (7.14%) Converged Infrastructure
3 1 (7.14%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (7.14%) Feasibility Study
3 1 (7.14%) GAP Analysis
3 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 1 (7.14%) Network Monitoring
3 1 (7.14%) Problem-Solving
3 1 (7.14%) Scrum
3 1 (7.14%) Technical Analysis
3 1 (7.14%) TOGAF
3 1 (7.14%) Translating Business Requirements
3 1 (7.14%) Zachman Framework
Programming Languages
1 6 (42.86%) PowerShell
2 2 (14.29%) Bash Shell
3 1 (7.14%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) CISSP
1 1 (7.14%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (92.86%) Active Directory
2 4 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (28.57%) vSphere
2 4 (28.57%) XenDesktop
3 3 (21.43%) Microsoft App-V
3 3 (21.43%) XenApp
4 2 (14.29%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (7.14%) NFS
5 1 (7.14%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (7.14%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Clustering
1 2 (14.29%) SCCM
1 2 (14.29%) vCenter Server
2 1 (7.14%) AppDNA
Vendors
1 8 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 7 (50.00%) Citrix
3 6 (42.86%) VMware
4 3 (21.43%) Cisco
5 2 (14.29%) CheckPoint
5 2 (14.29%) SolarWinds
6 1 (7.14%) Ab Initio
6 1 (7.14%) Brocade
6 1 (7.14%) Centrify
6 1 (7.14%) Charles River
6 1 (7.14%) EMC
6 1 (7.14%) HP
6 1 (7.14%) NetApp
6 1 (7.14%) Red Hat
6 1 (7.14%) ServiceNow