The table below looks at the statistics for DHCP skills in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DHCP over the 3 months to 26 February 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
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol (DHCP)
England / North West
Rank 117 91 111
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +20
Contract jobs citing DHCP 20 62 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.77% 1.62% 1.20%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.09% 10.73% 8.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 25 13
Median daily rate £450 £356 £288
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.31% +23.91%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £207 £201 £203
10% offered a daily rate of more than £558 £463 £395
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £335 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.47% -4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 4 8
Median hourly rate £18.75 £35.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-46.42% +94.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.15 £21.00 £16.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £35.00 £18.24
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.50 £20.50 £18.13
% change year-on-year
-9.75% +13.07%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the North West region.

Communications & Networking Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
393 578 460
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 15.15% 15.11% 13.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 257 327 213
Median daily rate £383 £420 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.92% +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £297 £245 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £600 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 35 41
Median hourly rate £20.00 £24.15 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.18% +30.54%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.03 £13.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.70 £43.00 £49.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £37.50 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-42.66% +41.50%

DHCP
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the North West region citing DHCP as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

DHCP Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

DHCP
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing DHCP across the North West region.

DHCP Daily Rate Trend in the North West

DHCP
Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing DHCP across the North West region over the 3 months to 26 February 2017.

DHCP Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

DHCP
Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing DHCP across the North West region.

DHCP Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

DHCP
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing DHCP within the North West region over the 3 months to 26 February 2017. 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 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
Manchester -10 9 £550 +29.41% 14
Cheshire +16 5 - - 3
Lancashire +8 3 £250 -28.57% 1
Merseyside 0 3 £210 -32.80% 1
DHCP
England

DHCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 26 February 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 North West region with a requirement for DHCP.

1 56 (91.80%) DNS
2 33 (54.10%) Windows
3 32 (52.46%) Active Directory
3 32 (52.46%) Firewall
4 25 (40.98%) LAN
5 24 (39.34%) VMware
6 23 (37.70%) WAN
6 23 (37.70%) Microsoft
7 21 (34.43%) TCP/IP
8 16 (26.23%) Linux
8 16 (26.23%) VMware Infrastructure
9 15 (24.59%) VLAN
9 15 (24.59%) Cisco
10 13 (21.31%) VPN
10 13 (21.31%) Puppet
11 12 (19.67%) Amazon AWS
11 12 (19.67%) Jenkins
11 12 (19.67%) Windows Server
12 11 (18.03%) Configuration Management
12 11 (18.03%) Cisco Certification
13 10 (16.39%) HTTP
13 10 (16.39%) Migration
13 10 (16.39%) DevOps
14 9 (14.75%) IPsec
14 9 (14.75%) Open Source
14 9 (14.75%) Security Cleared
14 9 (14.75%) Windows Server 2008
14 9 (14.75%) VoIP
14 9 (14.75%) Apache
14 9 (14.75%) Java

DHCP
Top Related IT Skills in the North West 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 9 (14.75%) Apache
1 9 (14.75%) IIS
2 8 (13.11%) Jetty
2 8 (13.11%) nginx
3 7 (11.48%) Mongrel
3 7 (11.48%) Tomcat
3 7 (11.48%) WebSphere
4 6 (9.84%) MS Exchange
5 4 (6.56%) Exchange Server 2010
6 3 (4.92%) SAS
7 2 (3.28%) OpenStack
8 1 (1.64%) Elasticsearch
8 1 (1.64%) IBM Notes
8 1 (1.64%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (6.56%) MS Excel
1 4 (6.56%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (3.28%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (1.64%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.64%) Infor M3
Cloud Services
1 12 (19.67%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (11.48%) Amazon EC2
2 7 (11.48%) Google App Engine
2 7 (11.48%) Google Cloud Platform
2 7 (11.48%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (6.56%) Azure Active Directory
4 3 (4.92%) Office 365
5 1 (1.64%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (1.64%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 56 (91.80%) DNS
2 32 (52.46%) Firewall
3 25 (40.98%) LAN
4 23 (37.70%) WAN
5 21 (34.43%) TCP/IP
6 15 (24.59%) VLAN
7 13 (21.31%) VPN
8 10 (16.39%) HTTP
9 9 (14.75%) IPsec
9 9 (14.75%) VoIP
10 8 (13.11%) Network Security
11 7 (11.48%) Cisco Nexus
11 7 (11.48%) FTP
11 7 (11.48%) SMTP
11 7 (11.48%) SSL
12 5 (8.20%) Ethernet
12 5 (8.20%) Wireless
13 4 (6.56%) Fibre Channel
13 4 (6.56%) Internet
14 3 (4.92%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (14.75%) SQL Server
2 4 (6.56%) Oracle Database
2 4 (6.56%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (3.28%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.64%) Hadoop
4 1 (1.64%) MS Access
4 1 (1.64%) Redis
4 1 (1.64%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (1.64%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 12 (19.67%) Jenkins
2 7 (11.48%) Travis CI
General
1 4 (6.56%) Finance
2 2 (3.28%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.64%) Banking
3 1 (1.64%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 13 (21.31%) Network Engineer
2 6 (9.84%) Administrator
3 4 (6.56%) 3rd Line Support
3 4 (6.56%) Active Directory Administrator
3 4 (6.56%) Cisco Engineer
3 4 (6.56%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 4 (6.56%) DevOps Engineer
4 3 (4.92%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
4 3 (4.92%) Analyst
4 3 (4.92%) Designer
4 3 (4.92%) Support Engineer
4 3 (4.92%) Technical Support
5 2 (3.28%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
5 2 (3.28%) Architect
5 2 (3.28%) Consultant
5 2 (3.28%) IT Support
5 2 (3.28%) Senior Network Engineer
5 2 (3.28%) Server Engineer
5 2 (3.28%) Support Analyst
5 2 (3.28%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (13.11%) .NET
2 7 (11.48%) J2EE
2 7 (11.48%) Servlets
3 3 (4.92%) 802.1X
3 3 (4.92%) Elastic Stack
4 1 (1.64%) OpenEmbedded
4 1 (1.64%) OpenGL
4 1 (1.64%) RabbitMQ
4 1 (1.64%) REST
4 1 (1.64%) WebKit
4 1 (1.64%) Yocto
Miscellaneous
1 5 (8.20%) Data Centre
2 4 (6.56%) Management Information System
3 3 (4.92%) NHS
4 2 (3.28%) Clustering
4 2 (3.28%) Life Science
4 2 (3.28%) Mobile App
4 2 (3.28%) Security Operations Centre
4 2 (3.28%) User Experience
5 1 (1.64%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.64%) BYOD
5 1 (1.64%) Digital TV
5 1 (1.64%) Driving Licence
5 1 (1.64%) Fat Client
5 1 (1.64%) Microsoft Licensing
5 1 (1.64%) STB
5 1 (1.64%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 33 (54.10%) Windows
2 16 (26.23%) Linux
3 12 (19.67%) Windows Server
4 9 (14.75%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (9.84%) CentOS
5 6 (9.84%) Unix
5 6 (9.84%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (8.20%) Windows 7
7 4 (6.56%) Windows 10
7 4 (6.56%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (4.92%) Debian
8 3 (4.92%) Ubuntu
9 2 (3.28%) Apple iOS
9 2 (3.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (1.64%) AIX
10 1 (1.64%) Android
10 1 (1.64%) Embedded Linux
10 1 (1.64%) Solaris
10 1 (1.64%) Windows 2000
10 1 (1.64%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (18.03%) Configuration Management
2 10 (16.39%) DevOps
2 10 (16.39%) Migration
3 9 (14.75%) ITIL
3 9 (14.75%) Open Source
4 8 (13.11%) Network Monitoring
5 7 (11.48%) Continuous Integration
6 6 (9.84%) Load Balancing
6 6 (9.84%) Network Design
7 5 (8.20%) Patch Management
8 4 (6.56%) Cybersecurity
8 4 (6.56%) Server Building
8 4 (6.56%) Service Management
9 3 (4.92%) Change Management
9 3 (4.92%) Information Security
9 3 (4.92%) Release Management
9 3 (4.92%) Service Delivery
9 3 (4.92%) Vulnerability Assessment
9 3 (4.92%) Vulnerability Management
10 2 (3.28%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 9 (14.75%) Java
2 4 (6.56%) PowerShell
2 4 (6.56%) SQL
3 3 (4.92%) C
3 3 (4.92%) C++
3 3 (4.92%) Python
4 2 (3.28%) Bash Shell
4 2 (3.28%) Korn
4 2 (3.28%) Perl
4 2 (3.28%) PHP
4 2 (3.28%) Shell Script
5 1 (1.64%) Embedded C++
5 1 (1.64%) JavaScript
5 1 (1.64%) Ruby
5 1 (1.64%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 11 (18.03%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (14.75%) Security Cleared
3 8 (13.11%) CCNP
4 7 (11.48%) Microsoft Certification
5 6 (9.84%) MCSE
5 6 (9.84%) SC Cleared
6 5 (8.20%) CCNA
7 3 (4.92%) CCIE
7 3 (4.92%) CISSP
7 3 (4.92%) MCITP
7 3 (4.92%) SANS
7 3 (4.92%) SSCP
8 1 (1.64%) CCDA
8 1 (1.64%) CCDP
8 1 (1.64%) CWNA
8 1 (1.64%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.92%) QA
2 1 (1.64%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (1.64%) SLA
System Software
1 32 (52.46%) Active Directory
2 16 (26.23%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (9.84%) Xen
4 5 (8.20%) VMware ESX
5 3 (4.92%) Hyper-V
6 2 (3.28%) Dovecot
6 2 (3.28%) iptables
6 2 (3.28%) KVM
6 2 (3.28%) Sendmail
6 2 (3.28%) Squid
6 2 (3.28%) XenApp
7 1 (1.64%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 1 (1.64%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (1.64%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (1.64%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 13 (21.31%) Puppet
2 7 (11.48%) SCCM
3 3 (4.92%) Cisco Prime
3 3 (4.92%) Microsoft Clustering
3 3 (4.92%) Nagios
3 3 (4.92%) QRadar
4 2 (3.28%) Backup Exec
4 2 (3.28%) Cacti
4 2 (3.28%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 2 (3.28%) HAProxy
4 2 (3.28%) Microsoft Intune
4 2 (3.28%) NetIQ Identity Manager
4 2 (3.28%) OpenNebula
4 2 (3.28%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (3.28%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 2 (3.28%) WSUS
5 1 (1.64%) AirWatch
5 1 (1.64%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (1.64%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 1 (1.64%) vMotion
Vendors
1 24 (39.34%) VMware
2 23 (37.70%) Microsoft
3 15 (24.59%) Cisco
4 8 (13.11%) Google
5 7 (11.48%) IBM
5 7 (11.48%) Red Hat
6 6 (9.84%) Citrix
6 6 (9.84%) Oracle
7 5 (8.20%) HP
8 4 (6.56%) Apple
8 4 (6.56%) F5
9 3 (4.92%) Forcepoint
9 3 (4.92%) LogRhythm
9 3 (4.92%) Palo Alto
9 3 (4.92%) RightScale
9 3 (4.92%) SolarWinds
9 3 (4.92%) Splunk
9 3 (4.92%) Symantec
10 2 (3.28%) NetIQ
10 2 (3.28%) SAP
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