Period
to 23 November 2017

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 23 November 2017 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
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 96 98 101
Rank change year-on-year +2 +3 +9
Contract jobs citing DHCP 46 58 52
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 1.57% 1.64% 1.37%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 12.04% 10.09% 10.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 39 28
Manchester median daily rate £188 £345 £384
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -45.65% -10.10% +19.92%
10th Percentile £133 £196 £226
90th Percentile £450 £571 £513
North West median daily rate £265 £375 £338
% change year-on-year -29.33% +11.11% +12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 2 5
Manchester median hourly rate £16.75 £43.75 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -61.71% +264.58% +20.00%
10th Percentile £13.00 £41.63 £9.85
90th Percentile £168.75 £44.88 £18.85
North West median hourly rate £16.50 £22.50 £17.33
% change year-on-year -26.67% +29.83% -6.32%

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 382 575 474
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 13.00% 16.21% 12.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 223 331 264
Manchester median daily rate £385 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.75% +14.29% +7.69%
10th Percentile £115 £208 £205
90th Percentile £538 £545 £513
North West median daily rate £386 £406 £375
% change year-on-year -4.92% +8.33% +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 28 34
Manchester median hourly rate £16.75 £15.75 £13.69
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.35% +15.05% -17.03%
10th Percentile £11.75 £12.05 £10.48
90th Percentile £41.00 £40.00 £31.80
North West median hourly rate £16.25 £16.00 £16.92
% change year-on-year +1.56% -5.44% -12.10%

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 23 November 2017.

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 23 November 2017.

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 23 November 2017. 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
Stockport +10 7 - - 3
Salford +4 3 £175 -68.04% 2
Rochdale - 1 - -
DHCP
North West

For the 6 months to 23 November 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 46 (100.00%) DNS
2 42 (91.30%) Windows
3 40 (86.96%) Active Directory
4 35 (76.09%) Windows Server
5 22 (47.83%) Microsoft
6 21 (45.65%) ITIL
7 17 (36.96%) TCP/IP
8 16 (34.78%) Office 365
9 15 (32.61%) Cisco
9 15 (32.61%) Citrix
9 15 (32.61%) VMware
10 13 (28.26%) Windows Server 2008
11 12 (26.09%) SCCM
11 12 (26.09%) Windows Server 2012
11 12 (26.09%) VPN
12 11 (23.91%) MS Exchange
12 11 (23.91%) Apple
12 11 (23.91%) VLAN
13 10 (21.74%) Service Management
13 10 (21.74%) MPLS
13 10 (21.74%) Skype
13 10 (21.74%) Microsoft Azure
13 10 (21.74%) Windows 10
14 9 (19.57%) Hyper-V
14 9 (19.57%) VMware Infrastructure
14 9 (19.57%) Microsoft Certification
14 9 (19.57%) LAN
14 9 (19.57%) WAN
14 9 (19.57%) Firewall
15 8 (17.39%) Microsoft Office

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 11 (23.91%) MS Exchange
2 7 (15.22%) Exchange Server 2010
2 7 (15.22%) Skype for Business
3 3 (6.52%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (4.35%) SharePoint
5 1 (2.17%) IBM Domino
5 1 (2.17%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 8 (17.39%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 16 (34.78%) Office 365
2 10 (21.74%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (6.52%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (2.17%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 46 (100.00%) DNS
2 17 (36.96%) TCP/IP
3 12 (26.09%) VPN
4 11 (23.91%) VLAN
5 10 (21.74%) MPLS
5 10 (21.74%) Skype
6 9 (19.57%) Firewall
6 9 (19.57%) LAN
6 9 (19.57%) WAN
7 7 (15.22%) Network Security
8 6 (13.04%) Junos
8 6 (13.04%) VoIP
8 6 (13.04%) Wi-Fi
9 5 (10.87%) SSL
10 4 (8.70%) IP Telephony
10 4 (8.70%) NAS
11 3 (6.52%) Cisco IOS
11 3 (6.52%) PBX
11 3 (6.52%) PPTP
12 2 (4.35%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.17%) Amazon RDS
General
1 3 (6.52%) Telecoms
2 2 (4.35%) Law
2 2 (4.35%) Legal
3 1 (2.17%) Finance
3 1 (2.17%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (2.17%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (19.57%) 2nd Line Support
1 9 (19.57%) Network Engineer
2 8 (17.39%) Technical Support
3 7 (15.22%) 3rd Line Support
3 7 (15.22%) Server Support
4 5 (10.87%) 3rd Line Technical Support
4 5 (10.87%) Analyst
4 5 (10.87%) Network Security Engineer
4 5 (10.87%) Security Engineer
4 5 (10.87%) Server Engineer
4 5 (10.87%) Windows Server Support
5 4 (8.70%) 1st/2nd Line Support
5 4 (8.70%) 3rd Line Support Specialist
5 4 (8.70%) Active Directory Support
5 4 (8.70%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 4 (8.70%) IT Support
5 4 (8.70%) Support Engineer
5 4 (8.70%) Support Specialist
5 4 (8.70%) Technical Specialist
5 4 (8.70%) Technical Support Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 6 (13.04%) Blackberry
2 5 (10.87%) Data Centre
3 4 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (8.70%) Management Information System
4 3 (6.52%) Cyberthreat
4 3 (6.52%) Replication
4 3 (6.52%) Smartphone
5 2 (4.35%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (4.35%) iPhone
6 1 (2.17%) Computer Science
6 1 (2.17%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 42 (91.30%) Windows
2 35 (76.09%) Windows Server
3 13 (28.26%) Windows Server 2008
4 12 (26.09%) Windows Server 2012
5 10 (21.74%) Windows 10
6 8 (17.39%) Windows 7
7 7 (15.22%) Windows 8
8 6 (13.04%) Apple iOS
8 6 (13.04%) Windows XP
9 5 (10.87%) Linux
9 5 (10.87%) SUSE
10 3 (6.52%) Windows Server 2003
11 2 (4.35%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (45.65%) ITIL
2 10 (21.74%) Service Management
3 8 (17.39%) Cybersecurity
4 7 (15.22%) Disaster Recovery
4 7 (15.22%) SIEM
5 6 (13.04%) Network Design
5 6 (13.04%) Penetration Testing
5 6 (13.04%) Vulnerability Scanning
6 5 (10.87%) Business Continuity
6 5 (10.87%) Email Filtering
6 5 (10.87%) Identity Management
6 5 (10.87%) Kalman Filter
6 5 (10.87%) Task Automation
7 4 (8.70%) Change Management
7 4 (8.70%) Continuous Improvement
7 4 (8.70%) Service Delivery
8 3 (6.52%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (6.52%) Break/Fix
8 3 (6.52%) Network Management
9 2 (4.35%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 4 (8.70%) SQL
2 3 (6.52%) PowerShell
3 1 (2.17%) VB
3 1 (2.17%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 9 (19.57%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (10.87%) ITIL Certification
2 5 (10.87%) MCSA
3 4 (8.70%) CCNA
3 4 (8.70%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (8.70%) DBS Check
3 4 (8.70%) MCITP
3 4 (8.70%) MCP
4 3 (6.52%) MCSE
5 2 (4.35%) CISSP
5 2 (4.35%) SC Cleared
5 2 (4.35%) Security Cleared
6 1 (2.17%) CCNP
6 1 (2.17%) Computer Science Degree
6 1 (2.17%) Degree
6 1 (2.17%) ISEB
6 1 (2.17%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (2.17%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.35%) SLA
2 1 (2.17%) ISO 9001
2 1 (2.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.17%) PMO
System Software
1 40 (86.96%) Active Directory
2 9 (19.57%) Hyper-V
2 9 (19.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (13.04%) ProxySG
4 3 (6.52%) VMware ESXi
4 3 (6.52%) XenDesktop
5 2 (4.35%) XenApp
6 1 (2.17%) Forefront TMG
6 1 (2.17%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (2.17%) vSphere
6 1 (2.17%) Xen
6 1 (2.17%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 12 (26.09%) SCCM
2 6 (13.04%) WSUS
3 5 (10.87%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 5 (10.87%) McAfee ePO
4 1 (2.17%) SCOM
Vendors
1 22 (47.83%) Microsoft
2 15 (32.61%) Cisco
2 15 (32.61%) Citrix
2 15 (32.61%) VMware
3 11 (23.91%) Apple
4 7 (15.22%) CheckPoint
4 7 (15.22%) Juniper
5 6 (13.04%) Blue Coat
5 6 (13.04%) IronPort
5 6 (13.04%) Palo Alto
6 5 (10.87%) Clearswift
6 5 (10.87%) Lumension
6 5 (10.87%) McAfee
6 5 (10.87%) Micro Focus
6 5 (10.87%) MobileIron
6 5 (10.87%) NetApp
6 5 (10.87%) Veeam
7 4 (8.70%) Synology
8 3 (6.52%) Avaya
8 3 (6.52%) Dell