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 9 December 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
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol (DHCP)
Rank 77 85 85
Rank change year-on-year
+8 0
Contract jobs citing DHCP 30 21 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 1.81% 1.08% 0.48%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.99% 8.08% 4.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 10 4
Median daily rate £320 £384 £285
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.61% +34.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £221 £317 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £570 £475 £385
UK excluding London median daily rate £320 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
-5.18% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 3
Median hourly rate £42.50 £10.50 £10.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+304.76% +5.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.79 £18.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+48.81% -10.00%
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
273 260 162
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 16.49% 13.33% 11.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 161 139 85
Median daily rate £425 £363 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.24% +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £263 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £475 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 12 18
Median hourly rate £14.75 £12.35 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+19.43% -25.15%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £10.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £16.50 £32.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £22.50 £23.13
% change year-on-year
+22.22% -2.70%

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 9 December 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 9 December 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
Salford - 2 £548 -
Stockport - 1 £548 -
DHCP
North West

DHCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 9 December 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 56 (98.25%) DNS
2 37 (64.91%) Active Directory
2 37 (64.91%) Windows
3 34 (59.65%) Firewall
4 29 (50.88%) VMware
5 19 (33.33%) LAN
5 19 (33.33%) WAN
5 19 (33.33%) VLAN
6 17 (29.82%) SQL Server
7 16 (28.07%) Linux
7 16 (28.07%) Microsoft
8 15 (26.32%) SMTP
9 14 (24.56%) TCP/IP
9 14 (24.56%) Cisco
9 14 (24.56%) VMware Infrastructure
10 13 (22.81%) Windows Server
11 12 (21.05%) Oracle
12 11 (19.30%) VMware ESX
12 11 (19.30%) Migration
13 10 (17.54%) CentOS
13 10 (17.54%) Puppet
13 10 (17.54%) Oracle Database
13 10 (17.54%) Oracle Database 11g
13 10 (17.54%) C
14 9 (15.79%) Cisco Certification
14 9 (15.79%) Red Hat
14 9 (15.79%) Windows Server 2008
14 9 (15.79%) Jenkins
14 9 (15.79%) Amazon AWS
14 9 (15.79%) Server Building

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 (12.28%) Apache
2 6 (10.53%) MS Exchange
2 6 (10.53%) Skype for Business
3 5 (8.77%) OpenStack
3 5 (8.77%) SAS
4 3 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (3.51%) IBM Notes
5 2 (3.51%) Jetty
5 2 (3.51%) nginx
5 2 (3.51%) SharePoint
5 2 (3.51%) SharePoint 2010
5 2 (3.51%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (1.75%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (1.75%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (1.75%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (1.75%) IIS
6 1 (1.75%) Mongrel
6 1 (1.75%) Tomcat
6 1 (1.75%) WebSphere
Applications
1 7 (12.28%) MS Excel
1 7 (12.28%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.75%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (1.75%) Infor M3
Cloud Services
1 9 (15.79%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (14.04%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (7.02%) Azure Active Directory
4 2 (3.51%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (3.51%) Amazon S3
4 2 (3.51%) Office 365
5 1 (1.75%) Google App Engine
5 1 (1.75%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (1.75%) IBM Cloud
5 1 (1.75%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 56 (98.25%) DNS
2 34 (59.65%) Firewall
3 19 (33.33%) LAN
3 19 (33.33%) VLAN
3 19 (33.33%) WAN
4 15 (26.32%) SMTP
5 14 (24.56%) TCP/IP
6 8 (14.04%) Fibre Channel
6 8 (14.04%) Network Security
6 8 (14.04%) SAN
7 7 (12.28%) HTTP
7 7 (12.28%) iSCSI
8 5 (8.77%) IMAP
8 5 (8.77%) MRTG
9 4 (7.02%) Cisco Nexus
9 4 (7.02%) LDAP
9 4 (7.02%) VoIP
9 4 (7.02%) VPN
9 4 (7.02%) Wi-Fi
9 4 (7.02%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (29.82%) SQL Server
2 10 (17.54%) Oracle Database
2 10 (17.54%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (1.75%) DB2
3 1 (1.75%) Hadoop
3 1 (1.75%) Redis
3 1 (1.75%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 9 (15.79%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.75%) Travis CI
General
1 3 (5.26%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (19.30%) Designer
2 7 (12.28%) Network Engineer
3 6 (10.53%) DevOps Engineer
4 5 (8.77%) Administrator
4 5 (8.77%) Linux Engineer
4 5 (8.77%) Support Engineer
5 4 (7.02%) 3rd Line Support
5 4 (7.02%) Active Directory Administrator
5 4 (7.02%) Azure Engineer
5 4 (7.02%) Cisco Engineer
5 4 (7.02%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 4 (7.02%) Network Designer
6 3 (5.26%) 2nd Line Support
6 3 (5.26%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
6 3 (5.26%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 3 (5.26%) Analyst
6 3 (5.26%) Architect
6 3 (5.26%) IT Support
6 3 (5.26%) Linux DevOps Engineer
6 3 (5.26%) Linux/Unix DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.51%) .NET
1 2 (3.51%) 802.1X
1 2 (3.51%) OpenEmbedded
1 2 (3.51%) OpenGL
1 2 (3.51%) WebKit
1 2 (3.51%) Yocto
2 1 (1.75%) ELK Stack
2 1 (1.75%) J2EE
2 1 (1.75%) RabbitMQ
2 1 (1.75%) REST
2 1 (1.75%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 6 (10.53%) Data Centre
2 3 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (5.26%) User Experience
3 2 (3.51%) Digital TV
3 2 (3.51%) STB
4 1 (1.75%) BBC
4 1 (1.75%) FlexPod
4 1 (1.75%) Mainframe
4 1 (1.75%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.75%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 37 (64.91%) Windows
2 16 (28.07%) Linux
3 13 (22.81%) Windows Server
4 10 (17.54%) CentOS
5 9 (15.79%) Windows Server 2008
6 7 (12.28%) Windows Server 2012
7 6 (10.53%) Debian
7 6 (10.53%) Ubuntu
7 6 (10.53%) Windows 7
8 5 (8.77%) Unix
9 3 (5.26%) AIX
9 3 (5.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 3 (5.26%) Solaris
9 3 (5.26%) Windows Server 2003
10 2 (3.51%) Embedded Linux
10 2 (3.51%) Windows 8
11 1 (1.75%) Apple iOS
11 1 (1.75%) HPUX
11 1 (1.75%) Windows Vista
11 1 (1.75%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (19.30%) Migration
2 9 (15.79%) Server Building
3 8 (14.04%) Open Source
4 7 (12.28%) DevOps
4 7 (12.28%) ITIL
5 6 (10.53%) Load Balancing
5 6 (10.53%) Network Monitoring
6 4 (7.02%) Configuration Management
6 4 (7.02%) ERP
6 4 (7.02%) Software Engineering
7 3 (5.26%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (5.26%) Network Design
7 3 (5.26%) Patch Management
7 3 (5.26%) Service Delivery
8 2 (3.51%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (3.51%) DRM
9 1 (1.75%) PRINCE2
9 1 (1.75%) Project Management
9 1 (1.75%) Service Management
9 1 (1.75%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 10 (17.54%) C
2 7 (12.28%) C++
3 6 (10.53%) PowerShell
3 6 (10.53%) Python
3 6 (10.53%) SQL
4 5 (8.77%) Bash Shell
4 5 (8.77%) Korn
4 5 (8.77%) Perl
4 5 (8.77%) PHP
4 5 (8.77%) Shell Script
5 3 (5.26%) Java
6 2 (3.51%) Embedded C++
7 1 (1.75%) JavaScript
7 1 (1.75%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 9 (15.79%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (10.53%) CCNP
2 6 (10.53%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (8.77%) MCSE
4 4 (7.02%) CCNA
5 3 (5.26%) CCIE
5 3 (5.26%) MCSA
5 3 (5.26%) Security Cleared
6 2 (3.51%) MCITP
6 2 (3.51%) SC Cleared
7 1 (1.75%) CCDA
7 1 (1.75%) CCDP
7 1 (1.75%) CISSP
7 1 (1.75%) DBS Check
7 1 (1.75%) MCDST
7 1 (1.75%) MCTS
7 1 (1.75%) SANS
7 1 (1.75%) SSCP
7 1 (1.75%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.26%) QA
2 2 (3.51%) SLA
3 1 (1.75%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 37 (64.91%) Active Directory
2 14 (24.56%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (19.30%) VMware ESX
4 5 (8.77%) Dovecot
4 5 (8.77%) iptables
4 5 (8.77%) KVM
4 5 (8.77%) Sendmail
4 5 (8.77%) Squid
5 4 (7.02%) Hyper-V
5 4 (7.02%) XenApp
6 2 (3.51%) vSphere
6 2 (3.51%) Xen
7 1 (1.75%) Ceph
7 1 (1.75%) NFS
7 1 (1.75%) Virtual Servers
7 1 (1.75%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 10 (17.54%) Puppet
2 5 (8.77%) Cacti
2 5 (8.77%) HAProxy
2 5 (8.77%) Nagios
2 5 (8.77%) OpenNebula
2 5 (8.77%) SCCM
3 2 (3.51%) Backup Exec
4 1 (1.75%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (1.75%) Oracle ZFS
4 1 (1.75%) QRadar
4 1 (1.75%) SolarWinds Orion
4 1 (1.75%) WSUS
Vendors
1 29 (50.88%) VMware
2 16 (28.07%) Microsoft
3 14 (24.56%) Cisco
4 12 (21.05%) Oracle
5 9 (15.79%) Red Hat
6 7 (12.28%) Citrix
7 4 (7.02%) HP
8 3 (5.26%) F5
8 3 (5.26%) Forcepoint
8 3 (5.26%) IBM
8 3 (5.26%) RightScale
9 2 (3.51%) Aruba
9 2 (3.51%) CA
9 2 (3.51%) Conax
9 2 (3.51%) Lotus
9 2 (3.51%) Nagra
9 2 (3.51%) NetApp
9 2 (3.51%) Palo Alto
9 2 (3.51%) Sun
9 2 (3.51%) Verimatrix