The table below looks at the statistics for DHCP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DHCP over the 3 months to 8 February 2016 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
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol (DHCP)
Rank 78 79 61
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -18
Contract jobs citing DHCP 29 11 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 1.59% 0.78% 1.68%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.39% 6.04% 12.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 5 9
Average daily rate £425 £288 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+47.82% -8.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £329 £220 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £400 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £333 £350 £300
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +16.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 2
Average hourly rate £13.75 £10.00 £21.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+37.50% -52.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.75 £10.00 £14.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.75 £15.20 £28.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £18.13 £16.25
% change year-on-year
+10.31% +11.56%
DHCP
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the Manchester region.

Communications & Networking Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
279 182 151
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 15.30% 12.83% 13.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 153 93 69
Average daily rate £363 £318 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.17% +15.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £220 £201
10% offered a daily rate of more than £486 £450 £523
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 16 13
Average hourly rate £16.50 £17.88 £12.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.69% +43.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.52 £10.00 £8.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.80 £30.00 £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.00 £26.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+11.53% +23.80%

DHCP
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing DHCP across the Manchester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

DHCP Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

DHCP
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing DHCP across the Manchester region.

DHCP Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

DHCP
Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing DHCP across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 8 February 2016.

DHCP Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

DHCP
Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

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

DHCP Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

DHCP
Contract Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing DHCP within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 8 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Salford -4 2 £425 - 2
Ashton-under-Lyne - 1 - -
DHCP
North West

DHCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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 47 (90.38%) DNS
2 44 (84.62%) Windows
3 28 (53.85%) Active Directory
4 27 (51.92%) TCP/IP
5 17 (32.69%) Cisco
6 16 (30.77%) Microsoft
6 16 (30.77%) Windows Server
7 15 (28.85%) VMware
8 14 (26.92%) Windows Server 2012
9 13 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
9 13 (25.00%) HTTP
9 13 (25.00%) Linux
10 12 (23.08%) Firewall
10 12 (23.08%) Wireless
11 11 (21.15%) Migration
11 11 (21.15%) SMTP
11 11 (21.15%) Data Centre
12 10 (19.23%) Windows Server 2008
12 10 (19.23%) FTP
12 10 (19.23%) VoIP
12 10 (19.23%) IIS
13 9 (17.31%) VPN
13 9 (17.31%) Cisco IOS
14 8 (15.38%) Jenkins
14 8 (15.38%) Load Balancing
14 8 (15.38%) Network Security
14 8 (15.38%) Cisco ASA
14 8 (15.38%) Puppet
14 8 (15.38%) OSPF
14 8 (15.38%) BGP

DHCP
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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 10 (19.23%) IIS
2 8 (15.38%) MS Exchange
3 7 (13.46%) Apache
4 5 (9.62%) Jetty
4 5 (9.62%) nginx
4 5 (9.62%) Tomcat
4 5 (9.62%) WebSphere
5 3 (5.77%) OpenStack
5 3 (5.77%) SAS
6 2 (3.85%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 2 (3.85%) SharePoint
7 1 (1.92%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (1.92%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (1.92%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 6 (11.54%) MS Office
2 3 (5.77%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 7 (13.46%) Office 365
2 5 (9.62%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (9.62%) Amazon EC2
2 5 (9.62%) Cloud Computing
2 5 (9.62%) Google App Engine
2 5 (9.62%) Google Cloud Platform
3 2 (3.85%) Mimecast
4 1 (1.92%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 47 (90.38%) DNS
2 27 (51.92%) TCP/IP
3 13 (25.00%) HTTP
4 12 (23.08%) Firewall
4 12 (23.08%) Wireless
5 11 (21.15%) SMTP
6 10 (19.23%) FTP
6 10 (19.23%) VoIP
7 9 (17.31%) Cisco IOS
7 9 (17.31%) VPN
8 8 (15.38%) BGP
8 8 (15.38%) Cisco ASA
8 8 (15.38%) Network Security
8 8 (15.38%) OSPF
9 6 (11.54%) IPsec
10 5 (9.62%) Fibre Channel
10 5 (9.62%) iSCSI
10 5 (9.62%) SNMP
10 5 (9.62%) Spanning Tree
10 5 (9.62%) TACACS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.85%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.92%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 8 (15.38%) Jenkins
2 3 (5.77%) Fiddler
General
1 4 (7.69%) Banking
2 3 (5.77%) Finance
3 2 (3.85%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.92%) Italian Language
4 1 (1.92%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (23.08%) Network Engineer
2 9 (17.31%) IT Engineer
3 7 (13.46%) Architect
3 7 (13.46%) Consultant
4 5 (9.62%) Cisco Engineer
4 5 (9.62%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 5 (9.62%) DevOps Consultant
4 5 (9.62%) Senior Consultant
4 5 (9.62%) Senior DevOps Consultant
4 5 (9.62%) Support Engineer
5 4 (7.69%) IT Support
5 4 (7.69%) IT Support Engineer
5 4 (7.69%) Wireless Engineer
5 4 (7.69%) Wireless Network Engineer
6 3 (5.77%) 3rd Line Support
6 3 (5.77%) Cisco Wireless Engineer
6 3 (5.77%) Firewall Engineer
6 3 (5.77%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 3 (5.77%) Linux Engineer
6 3 (5.77%) SIEM Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (9.62%) .NET
1 5 (9.62%) J2EE
1 5 (9.62%) Servlets
2 2 (3.85%) 802.1X
3 1 (1.92%) HTML
3 1 (1.92%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (21.15%) Data Centre
2 4 (7.69%) Blackberry
2 4 (7.69%) Statistics
3 3 (5.77%) Clustering
4 2 (3.85%) Replication
4 2 (3.85%) User Experience
5 1 (1.92%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.92%) CCTV
5 1 (1.92%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (1.92%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 44 (84.62%) Windows
2 16 (30.77%) Windows Server
3 14 (26.92%) Windows Server 2012
4 13 (25.00%) Linux
5 10 (19.23%) Windows Server 2008
6 7 (13.46%) Unix
6 7 (13.46%) Windows 7
7 6 (11.54%) Windows 8
7 6 (11.54%) Windows Server 2003
8 4 (7.69%) Windows XP
9 3 (5.77%) CentOS
9 3 (5.77%) Debian
9 3 (5.77%) Ubuntu
10 2 (3.85%) Mac OS
11 1 (1.92%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (21.15%) Migration
2 8 (15.38%) Load Balancing
3 7 (13.46%) Kalman Filter
3 7 (13.46%) Network Monitoring
4 5 (9.62%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (9.62%) Automated Testing
4 5 (9.62%) Configuration Management
4 5 (9.62%) Continuous Delivery
4 5 (9.62%) DevOps
4 5 (9.62%) Software Delivery
4 5 (9.62%) Unit Testing
5 4 (7.69%) ITIL
5 4 (7.69%) Service Delivery
5 4 (7.69%) Web Filtering
6 3 (5.77%) Application Packaging
6 3 (5.77%) Load Testing
6 3 (5.77%) Open Source
6 3 (5.77%) Server Building
6 3 (5.77%) Time Management
6 3 (5.77%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 7 (13.46%) Perl
1 7 (13.46%) PowerShell
1 7 (13.46%) Python
2 6 (11.54%) Java
3 5 (9.62%) C
3 5 (9.62%) SQL
4 4 (7.69%) PHP
5 3 (5.77%) Bash Shell
5 3 (5.77%) C++
5 3 (5.77%) Korn
5 3 (5.77%) Shell Script
5 3 (5.77%) VBScript
6 1 (1.92%) VB
Qualifications
1 7 (13.46%) MCSE
1 7 (13.46%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (7.69%) MCSA
3 3 (5.77%) CCEA
3 3 (5.77%) CCEE
3 3 (5.77%) CCIA
3 3 (5.77%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (5.77%) Citrix Certification
3 3 (5.77%) MCITP
4 2 (3.85%) CCNA
4 2 (3.85%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (1.92%) CCNP
5 1 (1.92%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.69%) SLA
2 3 (5.77%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (3.85%) PCI DSS
3 2 (3.85%) QA
System Software
1 28 (53.85%) Active Directory
2 13 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (9.62%) XenApp
4 3 (5.77%) Dovecot
4 3 (5.77%) Hyper-V
4 3 (5.77%) iptables
4 3 (5.77%) KVM
4 3 (5.77%) Sendmail
4 3 (5.77%) Squid
4 3 (5.77%) Terminal Server
4 3 (5.77%) XenDesktop
5 2 (3.85%) NFS
5 2 (3.85%) vSphere
5 2 (3.85%) Xen
Systems Management
1 8 (15.38%) Puppet
2 5 (9.62%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (7.69%) Cisco CUCM
3 4 (7.69%) WSUS
4 3 (5.77%) Cacti
4 3 (5.77%) HAProxy
4 3 (5.77%) Nagios
4 3 (5.77%) OpenNebula
5 1 (1.92%) vMotion
Vendors
1 17 (32.69%) Cisco
2 16 (30.77%) Microsoft
3 15 (28.85%) VMware
4 7 (13.46%) Citrix
4 7 (13.46%) Fortinet
4 7 (13.46%) HP
5 6 (11.54%) Aruba
6 5 (9.62%) Google
7 4 (7.69%) NetApp
7 4 (7.69%) Palo Alto
8 3 (5.77%) AlienVault
8 3 (5.77%) AppSense
8 3 (5.77%) Red Hat
8 3 (5.77%) Splunk
8 3 (5.77%) Wyse
9 2 (3.85%) WatchGuard
10 1 (1.92%) Infoblox
10 1 (1.92%) IronPort
10 1 (1.92%) Polycom
10 1 (1.92%) SolarWinds
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