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 23 January 2017 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
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol (DHCP)
North West / Manchester
Rank 78 80 84
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +4
Contract jobs citing DHCP 17 27 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 1.25% 1.45% 0.71%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.87% 9.78% 6.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 13 4
Median daily rate £303 £425 £254
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-28.82% +67.48%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £174 £257 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £475 £366
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
-1.51% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 3
Median hourly rate - £12.50 £10.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +25.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.25 £20.00 £18.32
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +9.20%

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
216 276 160
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 15.86% 14.81% 11.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 127 142 72
Median daily rate £400 £363 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.34% +6.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £240 £222
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £480 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £366 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.02% +4.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 8 19
Median hourly rate £13.50 £16.50 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.18% -21.42%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £30.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +20.00%

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 23 January 2017.

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 23 January 2017, 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 53 (100.00%) DNS
2 34 (64.15%) Windows
3 31 (58.49%) Active Directory
3 31 (58.49%) Firewall
4 25 (47.17%) VMware
5 16 (30.19%) WAN
5 16 (30.19%) LAN
6 15 (28.30%) SMTP
6 15 (28.30%) Microsoft
6 15 (28.30%) VLAN
7 14 (26.42%) Linux
7 14 (26.42%) SQL Server
8 13 (24.53%) TCP/IP
8 13 (24.53%) VMware Infrastructure
9 11 (20.75%) Puppet
9 11 (20.75%) Oracle
9 11 (20.75%) VMware ESX
10 10 (18.87%) Migration
10 10 (18.87%) Cisco
10 10 (18.87%) Jenkins
10 10 (18.87%) Oracle Database
10 10 (18.87%) CentOS
10 10 (18.87%) Oracle Database 11g
11 9 (16.98%) Server Building
11 9 (16.98%) Red Hat
11 9 (16.98%) Windows Server
12 8 (15.09%) Cisco Certification
12 8 (15.09%) HTTP
12 8 (15.09%) DevOps
12 8 (15.09%) Open Source

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 7 (13.21%) Apache
2 6 (11.32%) MS Exchange
3 5 (9.43%) OpenStack
3 5 (9.43%) SAS
4 3 (5.66%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (5.66%) Jetty
4 3 (5.66%) nginx
4 3 (5.66%) Skype for Business
5 2 (3.77%) IBM Notes
5 2 (3.77%) IIS
5 2 (3.77%) Mongrel
5 2 (3.77%) SharePoint
5 2 (3.77%) SharePoint 2010
5 2 (3.77%) SharePoint 2013
5 2 (3.77%) Tomcat
5 2 (3.77%) WebSphere
6 1 (1.89%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (1.89%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (1.89%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 3 (5.66%) MS Excel
1 3 (5.66%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.89%) Infor M3
Cloud Services
1 8 (15.09%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (13.21%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (7.55%) Azure Active Directory
4 2 (3.77%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (3.77%) Amazon S3
4 2 (3.77%) Google App Engine
4 2 (3.77%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (1.89%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (1.89%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 53 (100.00%) DNS
2 31 (58.49%) Firewall
3 16 (30.19%) LAN
3 16 (30.19%) WAN
4 15 (28.30%) SMTP
4 15 (28.30%) VLAN
5 13 (24.53%) TCP/IP
6 8 (15.09%) HTTP
6 8 (15.09%) Network Security
7 7 (13.21%) Fibre Channel
8 6 (11.32%) iSCSI
9 5 (9.43%) IMAP
9 5 (9.43%) MRTG
10 4 (7.55%) Cisco Nexus
10 4 (7.55%) LDAP
10 4 (7.55%) SAN
10 4 (7.55%) VoIP
10 4 (7.55%) VPN
11 3 (5.66%) BGP
11 3 (5.66%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (26.42%) SQL Server
2 10 (18.87%) Oracle Database
2 10 (18.87%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (1.89%) Hadoop
3 1 (1.89%) Redis
3 1 (1.89%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 10 (18.87%) Jenkins
2 2 (3.77%) Travis CI
General
1 3 (5.66%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (18.87%) Designer
2 7 (13.21%) Network Engineer
3 6 (11.32%) DevOps Engineer
4 5 (9.43%) Administrator
4 5 (9.43%) Linux Engineer
5 4 (7.55%) Active Directory Administrator
5 4 (7.55%) Cisco Engineer
5 4 (7.55%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 4 (7.55%) Network Designer
6 3 (5.66%) 2nd Line Support
6 3 (5.66%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
6 3 (5.66%) 3rd Line Support
6 3 (5.66%) Analyst
6 3 (5.66%) Architect
6 3 (5.66%) Linux DevOps Engineer
6 3 (5.66%) Linux/Unix DevOps
6 3 (5.66%) Support Engineer
7 2 (3.77%) Consultant
7 2 (3.77%) Support Analyst
7 2 (3.77%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.77%) .NET
1 2 (3.77%) J2EE
1 2 (3.77%) Servlets
2 1 (1.89%) 802.1X
2 1 (1.89%) ELK Stack
2 1 (1.89%) OpenEmbedded
2 1 (1.89%) OpenGL
2 1 (1.89%) RabbitMQ
2 1 (1.89%) REST
2 1 (1.89%) WebKit
2 1 (1.89%) Yocto
Miscellaneous
1 6 (11.32%) Data Centre
2 3 (5.66%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (5.66%) User Experience
3 1 (1.89%) BBC
3 1 (1.89%) Digital TV
3 1 (1.89%) FlexPod
3 1 (1.89%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.89%) NHS
3 1 (1.89%) STB
Operating Systems
1 34 (64.15%) Windows
2 14 (26.42%) Linux
3 10 (18.87%) CentOS
4 9 (16.98%) Windows Server
5 8 (15.09%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (11.32%) Debian
6 6 (11.32%) Ubuntu
6 6 (11.32%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (9.43%) Unix
7 5 (9.43%) Windows 7
8 2 (3.77%) AIX
8 2 (3.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (3.77%) Solaris
8 2 (3.77%) Windows 8
8 2 (3.77%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (1.89%) Apple iOS
9 1 (1.89%) Embedded Linux
9 1 (1.89%) Windows Vista
9 1 (1.89%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (18.87%) Migration
2 9 (16.98%) Server Building
3 8 (15.09%) DevOps
3 8 (15.09%) Open Source
4 6 (11.32%) ITIL
4 6 (11.32%) Load Balancing
4 6 (11.32%) Network Monitoring
5 5 (9.43%) Configuration Management
6 3 (5.66%) Network Design
6 3 (5.66%) Patch Management
6 3 (5.66%) Service Delivery
7 2 (3.77%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (3.77%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (3.77%) Identity Access Management
8 1 (1.89%) DRM
8 1 (1.89%) Information Security
8 1 (1.89%) PRINCE2
8 1 (1.89%) Project Management
8 1 (1.89%) Service Management
8 1 (1.89%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 7 (13.21%) C
2 6 (11.32%) C++
2 6 (11.32%) Python
3 5 (9.43%) Bash Shell
3 5 (9.43%) Korn
3 5 (9.43%) Perl
3 5 (9.43%) PHP
3 5 (9.43%) Shell Script
3 5 (9.43%) SQL
4 4 (7.55%) Java
5 2 (3.77%) PowerShell
6 1 (1.89%) Embedded C++
6 1 (1.89%) JavaScript
6 1 (1.89%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 8 (15.09%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (11.32%) CCNP
3 5 (9.43%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (7.55%) MCSE
5 3 (5.66%) CCIE
5 3 (5.66%) CCNA
6 2 (3.77%) MCITP
6 2 (3.77%) MCSA
6 2 (3.77%) SC Cleared
6 2 (3.77%) Security Cleared
7 1 (1.89%) CCDA
7 1 (1.89%) CCDP
7 1 (1.89%) CISSP
7 1 (1.89%) MCDST
7 1 (1.89%) MCTS
7 1 (1.89%) SANS
7 1 (1.89%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.66%) QA
2 2 (3.77%) SLA
System Software
1 31 (58.49%) Active Directory
2 13 (24.53%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (20.75%) VMware ESX
4 5 (9.43%) Dovecot
4 5 (9.43%) iptables
4 5 (9.43%) KVM
4 5 (9.43%) Sendmail
4 5 (9.43%) Squid
5 3 (5.66%) Hyper-V
6 1 (1.89%) Ceph
6 1 (1.89%) Virtual Servers
6 1 (1.89%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (1.89%) vSphere
6 1 (1.89%) Xen
6 1 (1.89%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 11 (20.75%) Puppet
2 5 (9.43%) Cacti
2 5 (9.43%) HAProxy
2 5 (9.43%) Nagios
2 5 (9.43%) OpenNebula
3 4 (7.55%) SCCM
4 2 (3.77%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 2 (3.77%) NetIQ Identity Manager
4 2 (3.77%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (1.89%) Backup Exec
5 1 (1.89%) Oracle ZFS
5 1 (1.89%) QRadar
5 1 (1.89%) SolarWinds Orion
5 1 (1.89%) WSUS
Vendors
1 25 (47.17%) VMware
2 15 (28.30%) Microsoft
3 11 (20.75%) Oracle
4 10 (18.87%) Cisco
5 9 (16.98%) Red Hat
6 3 (5.66%) F5
6 3 (5.66%) Forcepoint
6 3 (5.66%) RightScale
7 2 (3.77%) Apple
7 2 (3.77%) Aruba
7 2 (3.77%) Citrix
7 2 (3.77%) Google
7 2 (3.77%) HP
7 2 (3.77%) IBM
7 2 (3.77%) Lotus
7 2 (3.77%) NetIQ
7 2 (3.77%) Palo Alto
7 2 (3.77%) Sun
8 1 (1.89%) Conax
8 1 (1.89%) Nagra