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 28 May 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
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol (DHCP)
Rank 73 77 67
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -10
Contract jobs citing DHCP 17 9 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 1.12% 0.69% 0.74%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.59% 7.96% 6.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 2 1
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£216 £363 £175
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-40.34% +107.14%
UK excluding London average daily rate £298 £275 £290
% change year-on-year
+8.18% -5.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 3
Average hourly rate £15.00 - £15.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.50 £16.25 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+26.15% +8.33%
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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
224 113 105
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 14.76% 8.70% 11.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 107 47 48
Average daily rate £325 £300 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £200 £161
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £431 £403
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £338 £315
% change year-on-year
+0.74% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 10 13
Average hourly rate £20.50 £18.00 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.88% +20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.50 £9.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.00 £27.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £18.00 £22.25
% change year-on-year
+44.44% -19.10%

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 28 May 2015.

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, 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 24 (92.31%) DNS
2 14 (53.85%) Firewall
3 11 (42.31%) VoIP
4 9 (34.62%) WAN
4 9 (34.62%) LAN
4 9 (34.62%) VPN
4 9 (34.62%) Wireless
5 8 (30.77%) Network Management
5 8 (30.77%) Wi-Fi
5 8 (30.77%) Windows
6 7 (26.92%) SSL
6 7 (26.92%) Active Directory
6 7 (26.92%) BGP
6 7 (26.92%) EIGRP
6 7 (26.92%) Network Security
6 7 (26.92%) Network Monitoring
7 6 (23.08%) TCP/IP
7 6 (23.08%) ISO/IEC 17799
8 5 (19.23%) Microsoft
8 5 (19.23%) Citrix
8 5 (19.23%) OSPF
9 4 (15.38%) Cisco Certification
9 4 (15.38%) Microsoft Certification
9 4 (15.38%) Cisco
9 4 (15.38%) PowerShell
9 4 (15.38%) Windows 7
9 4 (15.38%) Cisco Nexus
9 4 (15.38%) Information Security
10 3 (11.54%) MCITP
10 3 (11.54%) VMware

DHCP
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, 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 3 (11.54%) MS Exchange
2 1 (3.85%) WebSphere
2 1 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (3.85%) Jetty
2 1 (3.85%) nginx
2 1 (3.85%) IIS
2 1 (3.85%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.85%) Apache
2 1 (3.85%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (11.54%) MS Excel
2 2 (7.69%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.85%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (3.85%) Amazon S3
1 1 (3.85%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (3.85%) Route 53
1 1 (3.85%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (3.85%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 24 (92.31%) DNS
2 14 (53.85%) Firewall
3 11 (42.31%) VoIP
4 9 (34.62%) WAN
4 9 (34.62%) LAN
4 9 (34.62%) VPN
4 9 (34.62%) Wireless
5 8 (30.77%) Wi-Fi
6 7 (26.92%) SSL
6 7 (26.92%) BGP
6 7 (26.92%) EIGRP
6 7 (26.92%) Network Security
7 6 (23.08%) TCP/IP
8 5 (19.23%) OSPF
9 4 (15.38%) Cisco Nexus
10 3 (11.54%) SAN
11 2 (7.69%) NetScaler
11 2 (7.69%) SNMP
11 2 (7.69%) FCoE
12 1 (3.85%) IP Telephony
Development Applications
1 2 (7.69%) Jenkins
1 2 (7.69%) Fiddler
2 1 (3.85%) Maven
2 1 (3.85%) Hudson
General
1 1 (3.85%) Banking
1 1 (3.85%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (34.62%) Consultant
1 9 (34.62%) Network Consultant
2 4 (15.38%) Security Consultant
2 4 (15.38%) Network Security Consultant
3 3 (11.54%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (11.54%) Desktop Support
3 3 (11.54%) Support Engineer
3 3 (11.54%) Network Engineer
4 2 (7.69%) DevOps Engineer
4 2 (7.69%) Network Security Engineer
4 2 (7.69%) Support Analyst
4 2 (7.69%) Analyst
4 2 (7.69%) Desktop Support Analyst
4 2 (7.69%) Technical Specialist
4 2 (7.69%) Desktop Analyst
4 2 (7.69%) Security Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) IT Support Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) Installations Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.69%) Application Packaging
2 1 (3.85%) .NET
2 1 (3.85%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.85%) Computer Science
1 1 (3.85%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 8 (30.77%) Windows
2 4 (15.38%) Windows 7
3 3 (11.54%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (11.54%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (7.69%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (7.69%) Linux
5 1 (3.85%) CentOS
5 1 (3.85%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (30.77%) Network Management
2 7 (26.92%) Network Monitoring
3 4 (15.38%) Information Security
4 2 (7.69%) DevOps
4 2 (7.69%) Server Building
4 2 (7.69%) Project Management
4 2 (7.69%) Configuration Management
4 2 (7.69%) Time Management
4 2 (7.69%) Load Testing
4 2 (7.69%) Migration
4 2 (7.69%) Network Design
5 1 (3.85%) Asset Management
5 1 (3.85%) Validation
5 1 (3.85%) Open Source
5 1 (3.85%) Software Deployment
5 1 (3.85%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (3.85%) Software Asset Management
5 1 (3.85%) Auto-Scaling
5 1 (3.85%) Mobile Device Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (15.38%) PowerShell
2 2 (7.69%) VBScript
3 1 (3.85%) C
3 1 (3.85%) Java
3 1 (3.85%) SQL
3 1 (3.85%) VB
Qualifications
1 4 (15.38%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (15.38%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (11.54%) MCITP
2 3 (11.54%) MCSE
3 2 (7.69%) Citrix Certification
3 2 (7.69%) CCEA
3 2 (7.69%) MCSA
3 2 (7.69%) CCIE
3 2 (7.69%) CCNP
3 2 (7.69%) CCNA
3 2 (7.69%) CCEE
3 2 (7.69%) CCIA
4 1 (3.85%) Degree
4 1 (3.85%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (3.85%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (23.08%) ISO/IEC 17799
2 1 (3.85%) QA
2 1 (3.85%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 7 (26.92%) Active Directory
2 3 (11.54%) XenApp
2 3 (11.54%) XenDesktop
3 2 (7.69%) Terminal Server
3 2 (7.69%) Xen
4 1 (3.85%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (3.85%) vSphere
4 1 (3.85%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (3.85%) Hyper-V
4 1 (3.85%) NFS
Systems Management
1 2 (7.69%) CiscoWorks
1 2 (7.69%) SCCM
1 2 (7.69%) Puppet
2 1 (3.85%) WSUS
2 1 (3.85%) Vagrant
2 1 (3.85%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (3.85%) Ansible
Vendors
1 5 (19.23%) Microsoft
1 5 (19.23%) Citrix
2 4 (15.38%) Cisco
3 3 (11.54%) VMware
3 3 (11.54%) Wyse
4 2 (7.69%) CheckPoint
4 2 (7.69%) AppSense
4 2 (7.69%) Lumension
4 2 (7.69%) Acronis
4 2 (7.69%) SolarWinds
5 1 (3.85%) HP
5 1 (3.85%) Avaya
5 1 (3.85%) Genesys
5 1 (3.85%) Sophos
5 1 (3.85%) NetApp
5 1 (3.85%) Siemens
5 1 (3.85%) Red Hat
5 1 (3.85%) MobileIron