Period
to 27 May 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 27 May 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
27 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 132 109 96
Rank change year-on-year -23 -13 +17
Contract jobs citing DHCP 26 31 51
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.85% 1.16% 1.40%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.44% 8.29% 9.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 15 26
Manchester median daily rate £344 £513 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -32.93% +36.67% +70.45%
10th Percentile £181 £160 £290
90th Percentile £463 £575 £497
North West median daily rate £355 £408 £375
% change year-on-year -12.88% +8.67% +36.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 5 2
Manchester median hourly rate £26.22 £15.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +69.13% -11.43% +11.11%
10th Percentile £16.56 £10.65 £13.90
90th Percentile £31.32 £17.20 £21.90
North West median hourly rate £16.50 £16.25 £35.00
% change year-on-year +1.54% -53.57% +100.00%

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 404 374 541
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 13.21% 13.97% 14.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 255 226 291
Manchester median daily rate £400 £390 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.56% -2.50% +20.75%
10th Percentile £177 £253 £225
90th Percentile £608 £550 £538
North West median daily rate £400 £400 £414
% change year-on-year +0.13% -3.50% +10.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 56 23 18
Manchester median hourly rate £17.76 £12.50 £16.15
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +42.08% -22.60% -15.56%
10th Percentile £12.75 £10.60 £11.28
90th Percentile £35.63 £18.50 £47.65
North West median hourly rate £16.96 £15.50 £20.50
% change year-on-year +9.40% -24.39% +13.07%

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 27 May 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
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 27 May 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 0 5 £188 -65.91% 1
DHCP
North West

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 25 (96.15%) DNS
2 19 (73.08%) Active Directory
3 18 (69.23%) Cisco
3 18 (69.23%) Windows
4 16 (61.54%) ITIL
4 16 (61.54%) Microsoft
4 16 (61.54%) Windows Server
5 12 (46.15%) Office 365
6 10 (38.46%) Skype for Business
7 9 (34.62%) Citrix
8 8 (30.77%) MS Exchange
8 8 (30.77%) VMware
8 8 (30.77%) VMware Infrastructure
8 8 (30.77%) Skype
9 7 (26.92%) Problem-Solving
9 7 (26.92%) IronPort
9 7 (26.92%) Firewall
9 7 (26.92%) Blackberry
10 6 (23.08%) Change Management
10 6 (23.08%) WAN
11 5 (19.23%) Problem Management
11 5 (19.23%) PowerShell
11 5 (19.23%) XenApp
11 5 (19.23%) Microsoft Azure
11 5 (19.23%) Network Security
11 5 (19.23%) LAN
11 5 (19.23%) VBScript
11 5 (19.23%) VB
11 5 (19.23%) XenDesktop
11 5 (19.23%) Infrastructure Management

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 (38.46%) Skype for Business
2 8 (30.77%) MS Exchange
3 2 (7.69%) SharePoint
4 1 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Project
1 1 (3.85%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 12 (46.15%) Office 365
2 5 (19.23%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (3.85%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (3.85%) G Suite
3 1 (3.85%) PaaS
3 1 (3.85%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 25 (96.15%) DNS
2 8 (30.77%) Skype
3 7 (26.92%) Firewall
4 6 (23.08%) WAN
5 5 (19.23%) LAN
5 5 (19.23%) Network Security
6 4 (15.38%) MPLS
6 4 (15.38%) TCP/IP
6 4 (15.38%) VLAN
7 3 (11.54%) SAN
8 2 (7.69%) Fibre Channel
8 2 (7.69%) IP Telephony
8 2 (7.69%) SMTP
8 2 (7.69%) Structured Cabling
8 2 (7.69%) VoIP
8 2 (7.69%) VPN
9 1 (3.85%) Cisco Nexus
9 1 (3.85%) FCoE
9 1 (3.85%) NetScaler
9 1 (3.85%) Unified Communications
General
1 2 (7.69%) Telecoms
2 1 (3.85%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (26.92%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 6 (23.08%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 4 (15.38%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 4 (15.38%) Network Engineer
4 3 (11.54%) Support Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) Customer Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) Customer Service Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) Customer Support Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) LAN Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) LAN/WAN Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) Technical Customer Support
5 2 (7.69%) Technical Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) Technical Support
5 2 (7.69%) Technical Support Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) WAN Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) Azure Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) IT Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) IT Support
6 1 (3.85%) Network Design Specialist
6 1 (3.85%) Office 365 Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.85%) OAuth
1 1 (3.85%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (26.92%) Blackberry
2 3 (11.54%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (11.54%) Data Centre
3 2 (7.69%) Management Information System
4 1 (3.85%) Computer Science
4 1 (3.85%) PKI
4 1 (3.85%) Smartphone
4 1 (3.85%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 18 (69.23%) Windows
2 16 (61.54%) Windows Server
3 4 (15.38%) Linux
3 4 (15.38%) Windows 10
4 3 (11.54%) SUSE
4 3 (11.54%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (11.54%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (7.69%) Windows 7
5 2 (7.69%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (61.54%) ITIL
2 7 (26.92%) Problem-Solving
3 6 (23.08%) Change Management
4 5 (19.23%) Infrastructure Management
4 5 (19.23%) Problem Management
5 4 (15.38%) Privileged Access Management
5 4 (15.38%) Service Management
6 3 (11.54%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (11.54%) Cybersecurity
6 3 (11.54%) Disaster Recovery
6 3 (11.54%) Email Filtering
6 3 (11.54%) Identity Management
6 3 (11.54%) Incident Management
6 3 (11.54%) Kalman Filter
6 3 (11.54%) Network Design
6 3 (11.54%) Service Delivery
6 3 (11.54%) Task Automation
7 2 (7.69%) Capacity Management
7 2 (7.69%) Network Management
7 2 (7.69%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 5 (19.23%) PowerShell
1 5 (19.23%) VB
1 5 (19.23%) VBScript
2 3 (11.54%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (11.54%) CCNP
1 3 (11.54%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (11.54%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (7.69%) CCIE
2 2 (7.69%) DBS Check
2 2 (7.69%) Degree
3 1 (3.85%) CCDP
3 1 (3.85%) CCNA
3 1 (3.85%) Chartered Engineer
3 1 (3.85%) CISSP
3 1 (3.85%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (3.85%) ISEB
3 1 (3.85%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (3.85%) MCITP
3 1 (3.85%) MCSA
3 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (3.85%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (3.85%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (3.85%) SC Cleared
3 1 (3.85%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 19 (73.08%) Active Directory
2 8 (30.77%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (19.23%) XenApp
3 5 (19.23%) XenDesktop
4 4 (15.38%) Forefront TMG
4 4 (15.38%) vSphere
5 1 (3.85%) Hyper-V
5 1 (3.85%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (3.85%) ProxySG
5 1 (3.85%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 3 (11.54%) Forefront Identity Manager
1 3 (11.54%) Single Sign-On
1 3 (11.54%) WSUS
2 2 (7.69%) MaaS360
2 2 (7.69%) SCCM
3 1 (3.85%) Backup Exec
3 1 (3.85%) FortiGate
3 1 (3.85%) NetBackup
3 1 (3.85%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (3.85%) SCOM
Vendors
1 18 (69.23%) Cisco
2 16 (61.54%) Microsoft
3 9 (34.62%) Citrix
4 8 (30.77%) VMware
5 7 (26.92%) IronPort
6 4 (15.38%) Clearswift
7 3 (11.54%) Micro Focus
7 3 (11.54%) NetApp
8 2 (7.69%) Apple
8 2 (7.69%) HP
8 2 (7.69%) IBM
9 1 (3.85%) Adobe
9 1 (3.85%) arcserve
9 1 (3.85%) CheckPoint
9 1 (3.85%) Forcepoint
9 1 (3.85%) Juniper
9 1 (3.85%) McAfee
9 1 (3.85%) Polycom
9 1 (3.85%) Sophos
9 1 (3.85%) Symantec