Period
to 15 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Manchester with a requirement for DHCP skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited DHCP over the 6 months to 15 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol (DHCP)
North West > Manchester
6 months to
15 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 102 110 101
Rank change year-on-year +8 -9 +5
Contract jobs citing DHCP 54 32 58
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 1.70% 1.10% 1.70%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 11.16% 8.89% 11.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 12 38
Manchester median daily rate £480 £263 £348
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +82.86% -24.46% -13.13%
10th Percentile £257 £118 £198
90th Percentile £613 £444 £571
North West median daily rate £400 £280 £350
% change year-on-year +42.86% -20.00% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 5 2
Manchester median hourly rate £19.00 £16.50 £43.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +15.15% -62.29% +264.58%
10th Percentile £12.20 £13.00 £41.63
90th Percentile £32.00 £108.25 £44.88
North West median hourly rate £18.25 £15.25 £22.50
% change year-on-year +19.67% -32.22% +29.83%

DHCP is in the Communications and Computer Networking category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Manchester with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Manchester
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 484 360 527
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 15.21% 12.33% 15.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 283 223 314
Manchester median daily rate £400 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% -6.25% +14.29%
10th Percentile £175 £115 £209
90th Percentile £538 £573 £550
North West median daily rate £400 £375 £400
% change year-on-year +6.67% -6.25% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 41 33 25
Manchester median hourly rate £20.00 £19.25 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.90% +6.94% +33.33%
10th Percentile £13.25 £11.75 £12.95
90th Percentile £47.50 £41.00 £40.00
North West median hourly rate £18.25 £18.13 £18.00
% change year-on-year +0.69% +0.69% +5.88%

DHCP
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

Job postings citing DHCP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Manchester.

Job vacancy trend for DHCP in Manchester

DHCP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing DHCP in Manchester.

Contractor daily rate trend for DHCP in Manchester

DHCP
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing DHCP in Manchester over the 6 months to 15 December 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for DHCP in Manchester

DHCP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for DHCP in Manchester

DHCP
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Manchester

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing DHCP in Manchester over the 6 months to 15 December 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for DHCP 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 6 months to 15 December 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Salford -1 4 £178 +1.43% 1
Stockport +1 1 - - 3
DHCP
North West

For the 6 months to 15 December 2018, IT contractor jobs citing DHCP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Manchester region with a requirement for DHCP.

1 54 (100.00%) DNS
2 30 (55.56%) VMware
3 28 (51.85%) TCP/IP
4 26 (48.15%) Microsoft
5 24 (44.44%) Cisco
5 24 (44.44%) Windows
6 23 (42.59%) VMware Infrastructure
7 21 (38.89%) Active Directory
8 20 (37.04%) Amazon AWS
9 18 (33.33%) FTP
10 17 (31.48%) LAN
10 17 (31.48%) Linux
10 17 (31.48%) IPsec
11 16 (29.63%) Configuration Management
11 16 (29.63%) WAN
11 16 (29.63%) DevOps
11 16 (29.63%) Windows Server
12 15 (27.78%) Jenkins
12 15 (27.78%) Office 365
12 15 (27.78%) Test Automation
12 15 (27.78%) Puppet
12 15 (27.78%) HTTP
12 15 (27.78%) SSL
13 14 (25.93%) Java
13 14 (25.93%) .NET
13 14 (25.93%) Cloud Computing
13 14 (25.93%) Google
13 14 (25.93%) Unit Testing
13 14 (25.93%) Google Cloud Platform
13 14 (25.93%) Infrastructure Engineering

DHCP
Co-occurring 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 (18.52%) Apache
1 10 (18.52%) IIS
1 10 (18.52%) Jetty
1 10 (18.52%) Mongrel
1 10 (18.52%) nginx
1 10 (18.52%) Tomcat
1 10 (18.52%) WebSphere
2 9 (16.67%) MS Exchange
3 5 (9.26%) Skype for Business
4 4 (7.41%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (3.70%) WebSphere Application Server
6 1 (1.85%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 4 (7.41%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.85%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 20 (37.04%) Amazon AWS
2 15 (27.78%) Office 365
3 14 (25.93%) Cloud Computing
3 14 (25.93%) Google Cloud Platform
4 12 (22.22%) Microsoft Azure
5 10 (18.52%) Amazon EC2
5 10 (18.52%) Google App Engine
6 4 (7.41%) AWS CloudFormation
7 1 (1.85%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 54 (100.00%) DNS
2 28 (51.85%) TCP/IP
3 18 (33.33%) FTP
4 17 (31.48%) IPsec
4 17 (31.48%) LAN
5 16 (29.63%) WAN
6 15 (27.78%) HTTP
6 15 (27.78%) SSL
7 11 (20.37%) Firewall
8 8 (14.81%) Cisco Nexus
8 8 (14.81%) VPN
8 8 (14.81%) Wi-Fi
8 8 (14.81%) Wireless
9 7 (12.96%) SAN
10 6 (11.11%) BGP
10 6 (11.11%) Network Security
10 6 (11.11%) OSPF
11 5 (9.26%) Skype
11 5 (9.26%) VoIP
12 4 (7.41%) ISDN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.85%) Hadoop
1 1 (1.85%) MongoDB
1 1 (1.85%) MySQL
1 1 (1.85%) NoSQL
1 1 (1.85%) RDBMS
1 1 (1.85%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 15 (27.78%) Jenkins
2 11 (20.37%) Travis CI
General
1 3 (5.56%) Telecoms
2 2 (3.70%) Banking
2 2 (3.70%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (22.22%) DevOps Engineer
2 11 (20.37%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 5 (9.26%) Network Engineer
3 5 (9.26%) Project Manager
3 5 (9.26%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 4 (7.41%) AWS DevOps
4 4 (7.41%) AWS Engineer
5 3 (5.56%) Analyst
5 3 (5.56%) Architect
5 3 (5.56%) AWS DevOps Engineer
5 3 (5.56%) Network Manager
5 3 (5.56%) Network Project Manager
5 3 (5.56%) Support Engineer
5 3 (5.56%) Technical Engineer
6 2 (3.70%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 2 (3.70%) 3rd Line Support
6 2 (3.70%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 2 (3.70%) Java Engineer
6 2 (3.70%) Python Engineer
6 2 (3.70%) Senior DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (25.93%) .NET
2 10 (18.52%) J2EE
2 10 (18.52%) Servlets
3 7 (12.96%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 11 (20.37%) Data Centre
2 6 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (5.56%) Blackberry
4 2 (3.70%) Smartphone
4 2 (3.70%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (1.85%) Handset
5 1 (1.85%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 24 (44.44%) Windows
2 17 (31.48%) Linux
3 16 (29.63%) Windows Server
4 6 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (9.26%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (5.56%) Windows 10
6 3 (5.56%) Windows 7
6 3 (5.56%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (29.63%) Configuration Management
1 16 (29.63%) DevOps
2 15 (27.78%) Test Automation
3 14 (25.93%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 14 (25.93%) Unit Testing
4 12 (22.22%) ITIL
5 11 (20.37%) Continuous Integration
5 11 (20.37%) Open Source
6 9 (16.67%) Migration
7 8 (14.81%) Problem-Solving
8 6 (11.11%) Load Balancing
9 5 (9.26%) Network Design
9 5 (9.26%) Network Management
9 5 (9.26%) Service Delivery
9 5 (9.26%) Supplier Management
10 4 (7.41%) Continuous Delivery
10 4 (7.41%) Network Monitoring
10 4 (7.41%) Network Planning
10 4 (7.41%) Pair Programming
10 4 (7.41%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (25.93%) Java
2 7 (12.96%) PowerShell
3 4 (7.41%) Bash Shell
3 4 (7.41%) VB
3 4 (7.41%) VBScript
4 3 (5.56%) SQL
5 2 (3.70%) Python
6 1 (1.85%) C
Qualifications
1 13 (24.07%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (16.67%) CCNP
2 9 (16.67%) Security Cleared
3 7 (12.96%) SC Cleared
4 5 (9.26%) CCIE
5 4 (7.41%) CCDP
5 4 (7.41%) CCNA
5 4 (7.41%) MCSE
5 4 (7.41%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (5.56%) BPSS Clearance
7 2 (3.70%) Computer Science Degree
7 2 (3.70%) Degree
7 2 (3.70%) HP APS
7 2 (3.70%) ISEB
7 2 (3.70%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 1 (1.85%) DBS Check
8 1 (1.85%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (1.85%) PRINCE2 Certification
System Software
1 23 (42.59%) VMware Infrastructure
2 21 (38.89%) Active Directory
3 12 (22.22%) Xen
4 4 (7.41%) vSphere
5 3 (5.56%) Virtual Machines
5 3 (5.56%) XenApp
5 3 (5.56%) XenDesktop
6 2 (3.70%) Docker
6 2 (3.70%) Forefront TMG
6 2 (3.70%) Hyper-V
7 1 (1.85%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 15 (27.78%) Puppet
2 7 (12.96%) Opscode Chef
2 7 (12.96%) SCCM
3 4 (7.41%) Ansible
3 4 (7.41%) Forum Sentry
3 4 (7.41%) Salt
3 4 (7.41%) Terraform
4 2 (3.70%) FortiGate
4 2 (3.70%) SCOM
5 1 (1.85%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 30 (55.56%) VMware
2 26 (48.15%) Microsoft
3 24 (44.44%) Cisco
4 14 (25.93%) Google
5 13 (24.07%) Citrix
6 5 (9.26%) Aruba
7 4 (7.41%) BMC
7 4 (7.41%) F5
7 4 (7.41%) HP
7 4 (7.41%) Infoblox
7 4 (7.41%) Meraki
7 4 (7.41%) Palo Alto
8 3 (5.56%) Nimble Storage
9 2 (3.70%) CheckPoint
9 2 (3.70%) Forcepoint
9 2 (3.70%) Fortinet
9 2 (3.70%) IronPort
9 2 (3.70%) Juniper
9 2 (3.70%) Nokia
9 2 (3.70%) Polycom