The table below looks at the statistics for DHCP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DHCP over the 3 months to 28 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol (DHCP)
Rank 79 74 76
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +2
Contract jobs citing DHCP 26 31 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 1.42% 1.71% 0.90%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 9.49% 14.49% 6.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 17 5
Median daily rate £350 £310 £175
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.90% +77.14%
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
- +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Median hourly rate £45.00 £16.75 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+168.65% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £17.50 £17.25
% change year-on-year
+60.00% +1.44%
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
274 214 188
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 15.00% 11.81% 14.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 152 114 88
Median daily rate £375 £350 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £216 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £442
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 17 20
Median hourly rate £20.73 £14.19 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+46.08% -43.24%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.23 £12.00 £10.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £21.85 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.50 £21.53 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+64.92% -4.33%

DHCP
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Manchester region citing DHCP as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 August 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing DHCP within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 28 August 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bolton - 1 £335 -
Stockport - 1 - -
DHCP
North West

DHCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 28 August 2016, IT contractor jobs citing DHCP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Manchester region with a requirement for DHCP.

1 46 (93.88%) DNS
2 37 (75.51%) Windows
3 35 (71.43%) Active Directory
4 25 (51.02%) VMware
5 19 (38.78%) Firewall
6 18 (36.73%) Microsoft
7 17 (34.69%) VLAN
7 17 (34.69%) Windows Server
8 16 (32.65%) TCP/IP
9 13 (26.53%) Citrix
9 13 (26.53%) SQL Server
10 12 (24.49%) Linux
10 12 (24.49%) VMware Infrastructure
11 11 (22.45%) ITIL
11 11 (22.45%) Cisco
12 10 (20.41%) WAN
12 10 (20.41%) MS Excel
12 10 (20.41%) MS Exchange
12 10 (20.41%) LAN
12 10 (20.41%) SAN
12 10 (20.41%) Windows Server 2008
13 9 (18.37%) Windows 7
13 9 (18.37%) Oracle
14 8 (16.33%) MS Office
14 8 (16.33%) C
14 8 (16.33%) SQL
14 8 (16.33%) SMTP
14 8 (16.33%) Amazon AWS
14 8 (16.33%) PowerShell
14 8 (16.33%) Windows Server 2012

DHCP
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester 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 10 (20.41%) MS Exchange
2 7 (14.29%) Skype for Business
3 3 (6.12%) Apache
3 3 (6.12%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (6.12%) IBM Notes
3 3 (6.12%) IIS
3 3 (6.12%) nginx
3 3 (6.12%) OpenStack
3 3 (6.12%) SAS
4 2 (4.08%) Jetty
4 2 (4.08%) Mongrel
4 2 (4.08%) SharePoint
4 2 (4.08%) SharePoint 2010
4 2 (4.08%) SharePoint 2013
4 2 (4.08%) Tomcat
4 2 (4.08%) WebSphere
5 1 (2.04%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (2.04%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (2.04%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 10 (20.41%) MS Excel
2 8 (16.33%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (4.08%) Infor M3
2 1 (2.04%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (2.04%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 8 (16.33%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (8.16%) Amazon EC2
2 4 (8.16%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (6.12%) Office 365
4 2 (4.08%) Amazon S3
4 2 (4.08%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (4.08%) Google App Engine
4 2 (4.08%) Google Cloud Platform
4 2 (4.08%) IBM Cloud
4 2 (4.08%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 46 (93.88%) DNS
2 19 (38.78%) Firewall
3 17 (34.69%) VLAN
4 16 (32.65%) TCP/IP
5 10 (20.41%) LAN
5 10 (20.41%) SAN
5 10 (20.41%) WAN
6 8 (16.33%) SMTP
7 6 (12.24%) iSCSI
8 5 (10.20%) Fibre Channel
8 5 (10.20%) HTTP
8 5 (10.20%) VPN
9 4 (8.16%) IP Telephony
9 4 (8.16%) Network Security
9 4 (8.16%) Wi-Fi
10 3 (6.12%) FTP
10 3 (6.12%) IMAP
10 3 (6.12%) Internet
10 3 (6.12%) MRTG
10 3 (6.12%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (26.53%) SQL Server
2 6 (12.24%) Oracle Database
2 6 (12.24%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (4.08%) DB2
4 1 (2.04%) MySQL
4 1 (2.04%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 5 (10.20%) Jenkins
2 2 (4.08%) Travis CI
3 1 (2.04%) Git (software)
General
1 3 (6.12%) Finance
2 2 (4.08%) Banking
2 2 (4.08%) Legal
2 2 (4.08%) Manufacturing
2 2 (4.08%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.04%) Electronics
3 1 (2.04%) French Language
3 1 (2.04%) Italian Language
3 1 (2.04%) Law
3 1 (2.04%) Marketing
3 1 (2.04%) Publishing
3 1 (2.04%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 8 (16.33%) Designer
2 7 (14.29%) Support Engineer
3 5 (10.20%) 3rd Line Support
3 5 (10.20%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 4 (8.16%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 4 (8.16%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
4 4 (8.16%) Azure Engineer
4 4 (8.16%) Consultant
4 4 (8.16%) Service Manager
5 3 (6.12%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
5 3 (6.12%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 3 (6.12%) Analyst
5 3 (6.12%) Delivery Manager
5 3 (6.12%) Infrastructure Support
5 3 (6.12%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
5 3 (6.12%) IT Support
5 3 (6.12%) Linux Engineer
5 3 (6.12%) Network Designer
5 3 (6.12%) Systems Administrator
5 3 (6.12%) Wintel Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.12%) .NET
2 2 (4.08%) J2EE
2 2 (4.08%) Servlets
3 1 (2.04%) 802.1X
3 1 (2.04%) AngularJS
3 1 (2.04%) CSS
3 1 (2.04%) HTML
3 1 (2.04%) HTML5
3 1 (2.04%) LESS
3 1 (2.04%) Node.js
3 1 (2.04%) OpenEmbedded
3 1 (2.04%) OpenGL
3 1 (2.04%) Sass
3 1 (2.04%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (2.04%) WebKit
3 1 (2.04%) Yocto
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.20%) Data Centre
2 4 (8.16%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (8.16%) PKI
3 2 (4.08%) Mainframe
3 2 (4.08%) User Experience
4 1 (2.04%) BBC
4 1 (2.04%) Blackberry
4 1 (2.04%) Digital TV
4 1 (2.04%) Driving Licence
4 1 (2.04%) FlexPod
4 1 (2.04%) iPad
4 1 (2.04%) iPhone
4 1 (2.04%) Life Science
4 1 (2.04%) STB
Operating Systems
1 37 (75.51%) Windows
2 17 (34.69%) Windows Server
3 12 (24.49%) Linux
4 10 (20.41%) Windows Server 2008
5 9 (18.37%) Windows 7
6 8 (16.33%) Windows Server 2012
7 6 (12.24%) Windows Server 2003
8 4 (8.16%) CentOS
8 4 (8.16%) Solaris
9 3 (6.12%) AIX
9 3 (6.12%) Debian
9 3 (6.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 3 (6.12%) Ubuntu
10 2 (4.08%) HPUX
10 2 (4.08%) Unix
10 2 (4.08%) Windows 8
11 1 (2.04%) Android
11 1 (2.04%) Embedded Linux
11 1 (2.04%) Windows Vista
11 1 (2.04%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (22.45%) ITIL
2 5 (10.20%) ERP
2 5 (10.20%) Migration
2 5 (10.20%) Server Building
3 4 (8.16%) Configuration Management
3 4 (8.16%) DevOps
3 4 (8.16%) Email Filtering
3 4 (8.16%) Kalman Filter
3 4 (8.16%) Open Source
3 4 (8.16%) PRINCE2
3 4 (8.16%) Service Delivery
3 4 (8.16%) Software Engineering
3 4 (8.16%) Web Filtering
4 3 (6.12%) Project Management
5 2 (4.08%) Automated Testing
5 2 (4.08%) Continuous Delivery
5 2 (4.08%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (4.08%) Mentoring
5 2 (4.08%) Unit Testing
5 2 (4.08%) Web Operations
Programming Languages
1 8 (16.33%) C
1 8 (16.33%) PowerShell
1 8 (16.33%) SQL
2 4 (8.16%) Bash Shell
2 4 (8.16%) C++
3 3 (6.12%) Korn
3 3 (6.12%) Perl
3 3 (6.12%) PHP
3 3 (6.12%) Python
3 3 (6.12%) Shell Script
4 2 (4.08%) Java
5 1 (2.04%) Embedded C++
5 1 (2.04%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 7 (14.29%) MCSE
1 7 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (12.24%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (8.16%) CCNA
3 4 (8.16%) MCSA
4 2 (4.08%) MCP
4 2 (4.08%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (2.04%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (2.04%) CCNP
5 1 (2.04%) DBS Check
5 1 (2.04%) MCDST
5 1 (2.04%) MCITP
5 1 (2.04%) MCTS
5 1 (2.04%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (2.04%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.16%) SLA
2 2 (4.08%) PCI DSS
3 1 (2.04%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 35 (71.43%) Active Directory
2 12 (24.49%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (14.29%) VMware ESX
4 6 (12.24%) XenApp
5 4 (8.16%) Hyper-V
6 3 (6.12%) Dovecot
6 3 (6.12%) iptables
6 3 (6.12%) KVM
6 3 (6.12%) Sendmail
6 3 (6.12%) Squid
6 3 (6.12%) vSphere
7 2 (4.08%) NFS
7 2 (4.08%) Xen
8 1 (2.04%) Ceph
8 1 (2.04%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 5 (10.20%) Puppet
2 4 (8.16%) Backup Exec
2 4 (8.16%) SCCM
3 3 (6.12%) Cacti
3 3 (6.12%) HAProxy
3 3 (6.12%) Nagios
3 3 (6.12%) Norton AntiVirus
3 3 (6.12%) OpenNebula
3 3 (6.12%) SmoothWall
4 2 (4.08%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (2.04%) Oracle ZFS
5 1 (2.04%) SolarWinds Orion
5 1 (2.04%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 1 (2.04%) WSUS
Vendors
1 25 (51.02%) VMware
2 18 (36.73%) Microsoft
3 13 (26.53%) Citrix
4 11 (22.45%) Cisco
5 9 (18.37%) Oracle
6 7 (14.29%) Dell
6 7 (14.29%) HP
7 4 (8.16%) CheckPoint
7 4 (8.16%) IBM
7 4 (8.16%) Symantec
8 3 (6.12%) Intel Security
8 3 (6.12%) Lotus
8 3 (6.12%) NetApp
8 3 (6.12%) Red Hat
9 2 (4.08%) arcserve
9 2 (4.08%) EMC
9 2 (4.08%) Google
9 2 (4.08%) Infor
9 2 (4.08%) Sun
9 2 (4.08%) Trend Micro