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 29 December 2014 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
29 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol (DHCP)
Rank 82 64 69
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +5
Contract jobs citing DHCP 10 16 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.71% 1.40% 1.17%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.41% 9.09% 5.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 8 4
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£288 £231 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+24.32% -7.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £213 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £380 £324 £345
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £275 £306
% change year-on-year
+21.81% -10.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 6
Average hourly rate £10.00 £19.50 £28.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-48.71% -32.17%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £18.20 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+9.92% -4.23%
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
156 176 247
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 11.07% 15.40% 20.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 70 78 116
Average daily rate £360 £298 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.00% -5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £158 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £513 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 13 19
Average hourly rate £16.50 £22.50 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-26.66% -25.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £10.00 £27.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.25 £30.00 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.75 £20.75 £21.67
% change year-on-year
+14.45% -4.22%

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 29 December 2014.

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 29 December 2014. 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
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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 - 3 - -
Stockport - - - -
Wigan - - - -
Altrincham - - - -
Bolton - - - -
Cheadle - - - -
Oldham - - - -
Rochdale - - - -
DHCP
North West

DHCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, 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 18 (100.00%) DNS
2 12 (66.67%) Windows
3 9 (50.00%) Active Directory
4 8 (44.44%) CCNA
4 8 (44.44%) Citrix
4 8 (44.44%) Cisco Certification
4 8 (44.44%) VMware
4 8 (44.44%) Windows 7
5 7 (38.89%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
6 6 (33.33%) Microsoft
7 5 (27.78%) TCP/IP
7 5 (27.78%) Dell
7 5 (27.78%) LAN
7 5 (27.78%) Microsoft Certification
7 5 (27.78%) Firewall
8 4 (22.22%) Wireless
8 4 (22.22%) SAN
8 4 (22.22%) MCSE
8 4 (22.22%) HP
8 4 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
8 4 (22.22%) Wireshark
9 3 (16.67%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 3 (16.67%) Migration
9 3 (16.67%) Network Security
9 3 (16.67%) Spiceworks
9 3 (16.67%) SolarWinds
9 3 (16.67%) IBM
9 3 (16.67%) MS Exchange
9 3 (16.67%) VoIP

DHCP
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, 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 (16.67%) MS Exchange
2 2 (11.11%) Apache
2 2 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (5.56%) IIS
3 1 (5.56%) SharePoint
3 1 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 2 (11.11%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 18 (100.00%) DNS
2 5 (27.78%) LAN
2 5 (27.78%) TCP/IP
2 5 (27.78%) Firewall
3 4 (22.22%) Wireshark
3 4 (22.22%) Wireless
3 4 (22.22%) SAN
4 3 (16.67%) VoIP
4 3 (16.67%) Network Security
5 2 (11.11%) WAN
5 2 (11.11%) VPN
5 2 (11.11%) SSL
5 2 (11.11%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (5.56%) Cisco PIX
6 1 (5.56%) IP Telephony
6 1 (5.56%) VLAN
6 1 (5.56%) Cisco IPT
6 1 (5.56%) MPLS
6 1 (5.56%) iSCSI
6 1 (5.56%) Cisco ASA
Development Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Fiddler
General
1 2 (11.11%) Telecoms
2 1 (5.56%) Finance
2 1 (5.56%) Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (22.22%) Administrator
1 4 (22.22%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (16.67%) Network Administrator
2 3 (16.67%) Network Security Engineer
2 3 (16.67%) Support Engineer
2 3 (16.67%) Network Engineer
2 3 (16.67%) Security Engineer
2 3 (16.67%) IT Support
3 2 (11.11%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Support Consultant
3 2 (11.11%) Consultant
3 2 (11.11%) IT Consultant
4 1 (5.56%) Systems Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Technical Architect
4 1 (5.56%) Architect
4 1 (5.56%) Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (5.56%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Systems Support
4 1 (5.56%) 3rd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.56%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.56%) Management Information System
1 1 (5.56%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 12 (66.67%) Windows
2 8 (44.44%) Windows 7
3 7 (38.89%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (16.67%) Linux
7 2 (11.11%) Windows XP
7 2 (11.11%) HPUX
7 2 (11.11%) Solaris
7 2 (11.11%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (16.67%) Migration
2 2 (11.11%) Network Management
3 1 (5.56%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (5.56%) Project Management
3 1 (5.56%) Quality Management
3 1 (5.56%) Load Testing
3 1 (5.56%) Time Management
3 1 (5.56%) QMS
Programming Languages
1 2 (11.11%) PHP
1 2 (11.11%) PowerShell
2 1 (5.56%) C
2 1 (5.56%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 8 (44.44%) CCNA
1 8 (44.44%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (27.78%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (22.22%) MCSE
4 2 (11.11%) MCITP
4 2 (11.11%) MCP
5 1 (5.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (5.56%) SC Cleared
5 1 (5.56%) Security Cleared
5 1 (5.56%) CCEE
5 1 (5.56%) CCIA
5 1 (5.56%) MCSA
5 1 (5.56%) Citrix Certification
5 1 (5.56%) CCEA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.11%) ISO/IEC 17799
2 1 (5.56%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 9 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (16.67%) Citrix Presentation Server
3 2 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (11.11%) Hyper-V
3 2 (11.11%) XenApp
4 1 (5.56%) XenDesktop
4 1 (5.56%) vSphere
4 1 (5.56%) Terminal Server
4 1 (5.56%) ProxySG
4 1 (5.56%) Xen
4 1 (5.56%) NFS
Systems Management
1 1 (5.56%) Cisco IPCC
1 1 (5.56%) Backup Exec
1 1 (5.56%) SCCM
1 1 (5.56%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 8 (44.44%) Citrix
1 8 (44.44%) VMware
2 6 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 5 (27.78%) Dell
4 4 (22.22%) HP
5 3 (16.67%) SolarWinds
5 3 (16.67%) Spiceworks
5 3 (16.67%) IBM
6 2 (11.11%) Cisco
6 2 (11.11%) Sun
6 2 (11.11%) StorageTek
7 1 (5.56%) Apple
7 1 (5.56%) CheckPoint
7 1 (5.56%) Symantec
7 1 (5.56%) Websense
7 1 (5.56%) Wyse
7 1 (5.56%) EMC
7 1 (5.56%) AppSense
7 1 (5.56%) Blue Coat
7 1 (5.56%) Avaya