Period
to 23 February 2019

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 23 February 2019 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
23 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 120 116 72
Rank change year-on-year -4 -44 +40
Contract jobs citing DHCP 11 25 36
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.44% 0.85% 2.03%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.64% 9.09% 16.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 15 23
Edinburgh median daily rate £388 £338 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.81% -15.63% +6.67%
10th Percentile £151 £214 £272
90th Percentile £544 £563 £470
Scotland median daily rate £375 £278 £330
% change year-on-year +35.14% -15.91% -5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Edinburgh median hourly rate - - £15.00
Scotland median hourly rate - £19.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year - +26.67% -9.09%

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 237 275 221
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 9.38% 9.36% 12.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 111 152 116
Edinburgh median daily rate £450 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.50% +6.67% -
10th Percentile £190 £200 £198
90th Percentile £575 £588 £519
Scotland median daily rate £400 £368 £340
% change year-on-year +8.84% +8.09% -6.21%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 2 6
Edinburgh median hourly rate £17.25 £16.68 £52.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.42% -67.92% +103.92%
10th Percentile £15.04 £15.80 £14.28
90th Percentile £32.28 £17.41 £52.17
Scotland median hourly rate £17.25 £17.18 £21.00
% change year-on-year +0.41% -18.19% -1.18%

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 23 February 2019.

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 23 February 2019, 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 9 (81.82%) Windows
1 9 (81.82%) DNS
1 9 (81.82%) Active Directory
2 7 (63.64%) Microsoft
2 7 (63.64%) Windows 10
2 7 (63.64%) Windows Server
3 5 (45.45%) XenDesktop
3 5 (45.45%) Citrix
4 4 (36.36%) Microsoft App-V
4 4 (36.36%) XenApp
4 4 (36.36%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (36.36%) Windows 7
5 3 (27.27%) PowerShell
5 3 (27.27%) Data Centre
5 3 (27.27%) VMware
5 3 (27.27%) Asset Management
5 3 (27.27%) Network Design
5 3 (27.27%) Firewall
5 3 (27.27%) Cisco
5 3 (27.27%) MS Exchange
5 3 (27.27%) VPN
5 3 (27.27%) ITIL
6 2 (18.18%) Linux
6 2 (18.18%) CISSP
6 2 (18.18%) SAN
6 2 (18.18%) HP
6 2 (18.18%) EMC
6 2 (18.18%) Middleware
6 2 (18.18%) MPLS
6 2 (18.18%) OSPF

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 3 (27.27%) MS Exchange
2 1 (9.09%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (9.09%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 9 (81.82%) DNS
2 3 (27.27%) Firewall
2 3 (27.27%) VPN
3 2 (18.18%) BGP
3 2 (18.18%) MPLS
3 2 (18.18%) NetScaler
3 2 (18.18%) OSPF
3 2 (18.18%) Remote Desktop
3 2 (18.18%) SAN
3 2 (18.18%) TCP/IP
3 2 (18.18%) Wireless
4 1 (9.09%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (9.09%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (9.09%) DMVPN
4 1 (9.09%) EIGRP
4 1 (9.09%) Intranet
4 1 (9.09%) IPv6
4 1 (9.09%) LAN
4 1 (9.09%) Skype
4 1 (9.09%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) RDBMS
1 1 (9.09%) Relational Database
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (18.18%) Finance
2 1 (9.09%) Banking
2 1 (9.09%) Law
2 1 (9.09%) Legal
Job Titles
1 3 (27.27%) Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) 1st/2nd Line Support
2 2 (18.18%) 2nd Line Support
2 2 (18.18%) Architect
2 2 (18.18%) Infrastructure Architect
2 2 (18.18%) Senior Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) Senior Systems Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) Systems Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Active Directory Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Citrix Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Citrix Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) Data Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) Network Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Senior Citrix Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Service Desk Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (18.18%) Middleware
2 1 (9.09%) IBM Integration Bus
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) Data Centre
2 2 (18.18%) Clustering
3 1 (9.09%) Fat Client
3 1 (9.09%) Linux Command Line
3 1 (9.09%) Public Cloud
3 1 (9.09%) Replication
3 1 (9.09%) Thin Client
3 1 (9.09%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 9 (81.82%) Windows
2 7 (63.64%) Windows 10
2 7 (63.64%) Windows Server
3 4 (36.36%) Windows 7
3 4 (36.36%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (18.18%) Linux
4 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (9.09%) AIX
5 1 (9.09%) Ubuntu
5 1 (9.09%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (27.27%) Asset Management
1 3 (27.27%) ITIL
1 3 (27.27%) Network Design
2 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (18.18%) Requirements Analysis
2 2 (18.18%) Scrum
2 2 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (18.18%) Technical Architecture
2 2 (18.18%) TOGAF
2 2 (18.18%) Translating Business Requirements
2 2 (18.18%) Zachman Framework
3 1 (9.09%) Converged Infrastructure
3 1 (9.09%) Document Management
3 1 (9.09%) High Availability
3 1 (9.09%) Investment Management
3 1 (9.09%) Network Monitoring
3 1 (9.09%) Problem-Solving
3 1 (9.09%) Security Monitoring
3 1 (9.09%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 3 (27.27%) PowerShell
2 1 (9.09%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) CISSP
System Software
1 9 (81.82%) Active Directory
2 5 (45.45%) XenDesktop
3 4 (36.36%) Microsoft App-V
3 4 (36.36%) XenApp
4 2 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (18.18%) vSphere
4 2 (18.18%) XenServer
5 1 (9.09%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Clustering
2 1 (9.09%) AppDNA
2 1 (9.09%) SCCM
Vendors
1 7 (63.64%) Microsoft
2 5 (45.45%) Citrix
3 3 (27.27%) Cisco
3 3 (27.27%) VMware
4 2 (18.18%) Ab Initio
4 2 (18.18%) EMC
4 2 (18.18%) HP
4 2 (18.18%) SolarWinds
5 1 (9.09%) Brocade
5 1 (9.09%) Charles River
5 1 (9.09%) CheckPoint
5 1 (9.09%) Google
5 1 (9.09%) IBM
5 1 (9.09%) Oracle
5 1 (9.09%) Red Hat
5 1 (9.09%) Sophos
5 1 (9.09%) Spiceworks
5 1 (9.09%) Veritas