The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Manchester region.

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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol (DHCP)
Rank 72 60 79
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +19
Contract jobs citing DHCP 9 17 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.72% 1.51% 0.65%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.08% 13.08% 3.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 7 1
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£320 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.53% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £280 £275 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.81% -15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 7
Average hourly rate - £20.50 £24.97
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -17.90%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £17.75 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-9.85% +1.42%
Communications & Networking Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
148 130 250
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 11.82% 11.54% 17.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 70 71 61
Average daily rate £300 £300 £300
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £175 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £400 £430
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £320 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.68% -1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 9 32
Average hourly rate £40.00 £20.00 £22.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+100.00% -9.09%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £25.50 £24.97
% change year-on-year
-21.56% +2.12%
DHCP
North West

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 25 July 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 25 July 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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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
Bolton 0 1 - -
Bury - - - -
Wigan - - - -
Altrincham - - - - 1
DHCP
North West

DHCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 22 (95.65%) DNS
2 20 (86.96%) Windows
3 14 (60.87%) MS Exchange
4 13 (56.52%) Windows 7
5 11 (47.83%) SCCM
5 11 (47.83%) Windows Server 2008
5 11 (47.83%) Microsoft
6 10 (43.48%) Active Directory
6 10 (43.48%) Citrix
7 8 (34.78%) SAN
7 8 (34.78%) TCP/IP
8 7 (30.43%) MS Excel
8 7 (30.43%) Windows Server 2003
9 6 (26.09%) HP
9 6 (26.09%) Wireless
9 6 (26.09%) Security Cleared
9 6 (26.09%) Hyper-V
9 6 (26.09%) Backup Exec
9 6 (26.09%) WSUS
9 6 (26.09%) Exchange Server 2007
9 6 (26.09%) Exchange Server 2010
10 5 (21.74%) Windows 8
10 5 (21.74%) Windows Server 2012
10 5 (21.74%) SCOM
10 5 (21.74%) Disaster Recovery
10 5 (21.74%) Microsoft Certification
10 5 (21.74%) Windows XP
10 5 (21.74%) Cisco
10 5 (21.74%) LAN
11 4 (17.39%) WAN

DHCP
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 14 (60.87%) MS Exchange
2 6 (26.09%) Exchange Server 2007
2 6 (26.09%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (17.39%) SharePoint 2010
3 4 (17.39%) IIS
3 4 (17.39%) SharePoint
4 3 (13.04%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 7 (30.43%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (17.39%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 22 (95.65%) DNS
2 8 (34.78%) TCP/IP
2 8 (34.78%) SAN
3 6 (26.09%) Wireless
4 5 (21.74%) LAN
5 4 (17.39%) WAN
5 4 (17.39%) IPsec
6 1 (4.35%) Wireshark
6 1 (4.35%) Cisco IOS
6 1 (4.35%) xDSL
6 1 (4.35%) HSRP
6 1 (4.35%) Multicast
6 1 (4.35%) MPLS
6 1 (4.35%) OSPF
6 1 (4.35%) BGP
6 1 (4.35%) EIGRP
6 1 (4.35%) VRRP
6 1 (4.35%) Ethernet
6 1 (4.35%) RIP
6 1 (4.35%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.35%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (4.35%) Telecoms
1 1 (4.35%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (21.74%) Support Engineer
2 4 (17.39%) Infrastructure Architect
2 4 (17.39%) Architect
2 4 (17.39%) Administrator
3 3 (13.04%) Deployment Engineer
3 3 (13.04%) Systems Administrator
4 2 (8.70%) Systems Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) Customer Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) Systems Support
4 2 (8.70%) Support Analyst
4 2 (8.70%) Analyst
4 2 (8.70%) Systems Analyst
4 2 (8.70%) Systems Support Analyst
4 2 (8.70%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
4 2 (8.70%) Customer Support Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 2 (8.70%) 2nd Line Support
4 2 (8.70%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Network Administrator
5 1 (4.35%) Deskside Support
Miscellaneous
1 4 (17.39%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 20 (86.96%) Windows
2 13 (56.52%) Windows 7
3 11 (47.83%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (30.43%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (21.74%) Windows XP
5 5 (21.74%) Windows 8
5 5 (21.74%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (4.35%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (21.74%) Disaster Recovery
2 4 (17.39%) CRM
2 4 (17.39%) Problem Management
3 3 (13.04%) Customer Engagement
4 2 (8.70%) ITIL
4 2 (8.70%) Service Management
5 1 (4.35%) Project Management
5 1 (4.35%) Migration
5 1 (4.35%) Network Design
5 1 (4.35%) Supplier Management
5 1 (4.35%) Network Management
5 1 (4.35%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 4 (17.39%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (26.09%) Security Cleared
2 5 (21.74%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (17.39%) MCITP
3 4 (17.39%) SC Cleared
4 2 (8.70%) DV Cleared
4 2 (8.70%) Degree
4 2 (8.70%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (8.70%) MCTS
5 1 (4.35%) JNCIP
5 1 (4.35%) JNCIE
5 1 (4.35%) MCP
5 1 (4.35%) MCSE
5 1 (4.35%) CCIE
5 1 (4.35%) CCNP
5 1 (4.35%) CCNA
5 1 (4.35%) CCDP
5 1 (4.35%) Citrix Certification
System Software
1 10 (43.48%) Active Directory
2 6 (26.09%) Hyper-V
3 3 (13.04%) Forefront TMG
4 2 (8.70%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (8.70%) XenApp
4 2 (8.70%) Terminal Server
5 1 (4.35%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 11 (47.83%) SCCM
2 6 (26.09%) Backup Exec
2 6 (26.09%) WSUS
3 5 (21.74%) SCOM
4 4 (17.39%) SCSM
Vendors
1 11 (47.83%) Microsoft
2 10 (43.48%) Citrix
3 6 (26.09%) HP
4 5 (21.74%) Cisco
5 4 (17.39%) Avaya
5 4 (17.39%) 3PAR
6 3 (13.04%) VMware
6 3 (13.04%) Juniper
7 2 (8.70%) Apple
7 2 (8.70%) Symantec
7 2 (8.70%) EMC
7 2 (8.70%) Meru Networks
8 1 (4.35%) SolarWinds
8 1 (4.35%) Spiceworks
8 1 (4.35%) IBM
8 1 (4.35%) Dell
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