Period
to 24 April 2019

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 24 April 2019 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
24 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 92 127 107
Rank change year-on-year +35 -20 -11
Contract jobs citing DHCP 54 25 25
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 1.91% 0.83% 0.90%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 15.34% 6.85% 6.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 11 16
Manchester median daily rate £525 £395 £311
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +32.91% +26.91% -22.19%
10th Percentile £313 £181 £160
90th Percentile £613 £488 £575
North West median daily rate £459 £360 £303
% change year-on-year +27.36% +19.01% -11.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 1
Manchester median hourly rate £25.67 £16.50 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +55.58% +6.45% +3.33%
North West median hourly rate £24.09 £16.50 £18.56
% change year-on-year +45.97% -11.11% -46.96%

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 352 365 395
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 12.42% 12.15% 14.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 216 229 240
Manchester median daily rate £425 £400 £378
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +5.96% -2.89%
10th Percentile £209 £175 £224
90th Percentile £581 £627 £550
North West median daily rate £425 £400 £393
% change year-on-year +6.25% +1.91% -4.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 49 15
Manchester median hourly rate £17.41 £18.02 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.39% +33.48% -14.29%
10th Percentile £14.78 £12.71 £10.70
90th Percentile £35.38 £31.70 £17.95
North West median hourly rate £17.46 £16.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year +5.79% +3.13% -31.40%

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 24 April 2019.

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 24 April 2019. 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 - -
DHCP
North West

For the 6 months to 24 April 2019, 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 48 (88.89%) DNS
2 38 (70.37%) TCP/IP
3 33 (61.11%) Linux
4 32 (59.26%) DevOps
5 30 (55.56%) Puppet
5 30 (55.56%) FTP
5 30 (55.56%) HTTP
5 30 (55.56%) Configuration Management
6 29 (53.70%) IPsec
6 29 (53.70%) Jenkins
7 27 (50.00%) Test Automation
8 25 (46.30%) Amazon AWS
8 25 (46.30%) Java
9 24 (44.44%) SSL
10 21 (38.89%) .NET
10 21 (38.89%) Google
10 21 (38.89%) Google Cloud Platform
11 20 (37.04%) Open Source
11 20 (37.04%) Travis CI
11 20 (37.04%) Continuous Integration
12 19 (35.19%) Unit Testing
12 19 (35.19%) Cloud Computing
12 19 (35.19%) Opscode Chef
13 18 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
13 18 (33.33%) VMware
13 18 (33.33%) Windows
13 18 (33.33%) Microsoft
14 14 (25.93%) Apache
14 14 (25.93%) Problem-Solving
15 13 (24.07%) Cisco

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 14 (25.93%) Apache
2 12 (22.22%) IIS
2 12 (22.22%) Jetty
2 12 (22.22%) Mongrel
2 12 (22.22%) nginx
2 12 (22.22%) Tomcat
2 12 (22.22%) WebSphere
3 2 (3.70%) WebSphere Application Server
4 1 (1.85%) IBM Notes
4 1 (1.85%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 25 (46.30%) Amazon AWS
2 21 (38.89%) Google Cloud Platform
3 19 (35.19%) Cloud Computing
4 12 (22.22%) Amazon EC2
4 12 (22.22%) Google App Engine
4 12 (22.22%) Microsoft Azure
5 9 (16.67%) AWS CloudFormation
6 5 (9.26%) Office 365
7 1 (1.85%) IaaS
7 1 (1.85%) PaaS
7 1 (1.85%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 48 (88.89%) DNS
2 38 (70.37%) TCP/IP
3 30 (55.56%) FTP
3 30 (55.56%) HTTP
4 29 (53.70%) IPsec
5 24 (44.44%) SSL
6 8 (14.81%) LAN
7 7 (12.96%) Firewall
7 7 (12.96%) WAN
8 5 (9.26%) VPN
9 4 (7.41%) Cisco IOS
10 3 (5.56%) IP Telephony
10 3 (5.56%) ISDN
10 3 (5.56%) MPLS
10 3 (5.56%) OSPF
10 3 (5.56%) PBX
10 3 (5.56%) VLAN
10 3 (5.56%) VoIP
10 3 (5.56%) Wi-Fi
10 3 (5.56%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (16.67%) NoSQL
1 9 (16.67%) RDBMS
1 9 (16.67%) Relational Database
2 8 (14.81%) MongoDB
2 8 (14.81%) MySQL
3 2 (3.70%) DB2
3 2 (3.70%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (3.70%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 29 (53.70%) Jenkins
2 20 (37.04%) Travis CI
3 2 (3.70%) AutoIt
General
1 2 (3.70%) Banking
1 2 (3.70%) Finance
1 2 (3.70%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 25 (46.30%) DevOps Engineer
2 10 (18.52%) AWS Engineer
3 9 (16.67%) AWS DevOps
3 9 (16.67%) AWS DevOps Engineer
4 6 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 5 (9.26%) Network Engineer
6 4 (7.41%) Java Engineer
7 3 (5.56%) Project Manager
7 3 (5.56%) Python Engineer
8 2 (3.70%) Active Directory Specialist
8 2 (3.70%) Automation Engineer
8 2 (3.70%) Consultant
8 2 (3.70%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
8 2 (3.70%) Linux Engineer
8 2 (3.70%) Linux/Unix DevOps
8 2 (3.70%) Network Manager
8 2 (3.70%) Network Project Manager
8 2 (3.70%) Senior DevOps
8 2 (3.70%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
8 2 (3.70%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (38.89%) .NET
2 12 (22.22%) J2EE
2 12 (22.22%) Servlets
3 3 (5.56%) 802.1X
4 1 (1.85%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (9.26%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (5.56%) Smartphone
3 2 (3.70%) Data Centre
3 2 (3.70%) Fat Client
3 2 (3.70%) Thin Client
4 1 (1.85%) Handset
4 1 (1.85%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 33 (61.11%) Linux
2 18 (33.33%) Windows
3 6 (11.11%) Windows Server
4 2 (3.70%) HPUX
4 2 (3.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (3.70%) Solaris
4 2 (3.70%) Windows 10
4 2 (3.70%) Windows 7
4 2 (3.70%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (3.70%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.85%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (59.26%) DevOps
2 30 (55.56%) Configuration Management
3 27 (50.00%) Test Automation
4 20 (37.04%) Continuous Integration
4 20 (37.04%) Open Source
5 19 (35.19%) Unit Testing
6 14 (25.93%) Problem-Solving
7 9 (16.67%) Anomaly Detection
7 9 (16.67%) Continuous Delivery
7 9 (16.67%) Microservices
8 8 (14.81%) OO
8 8 (14.81%) OOP
9 7 (12.96%) ITIL
9 7 (12.96%) Target Operating Model
9 7 (12.96%) Thought Leadership
10 6 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineering
11 5 (9.26%) Agile Software Development
12 4 (7.41%) Network Design
13 3 (5.56%) Load Balancing
13 3 (5.56%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 25 (46.30%) Java
2 9 (16.67%) Bash Shell
3 5 (9.26%) SQL
4 4 (7.41%) Python
5 3 (5.56%) PowerShell
5 3 (5.56%) VB
5 3 (5.56%) VBScript
6 2 (3.70%) PHP
7 1 (1.85%) C
7 1 (1.85%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 9 (16.67%) Security Cleared
2 8 (14.81%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (14.81%) SC Cleared
3 5 (9.26%) CCNA
3 5 (9.26%) CCNP
4 4 (7.41%) BPSS Clearance
4 4 (7.41%) Degree
5 3 (5.56%) CCDP
5 3 (5.56%) MCSE
5 3 (5.56%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (3.70%) CCIE
6 2 (3.70%) Computer Science Degree
6 2 (3.70%) ISEB
6 2 (3.70%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 2 (3.70%) MCP
6 2 (3.70%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (1.85%) Chartered Engineer
7 1 (1.85%) CISM
7 1 (1.85%) CISSP
7 1 (1.85%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.70%) SLA
System Software
1 18 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (22.22%) Xen
3 11 (20.37%) Active Directory
4 7 (12.96%) Virtual Machines
5 4 (7.41%) Docker
6 3 (5.56%) vSphere
7 2 (3.70%) NFS
8 1 (1.85%) Active Directory Lightweight Directory Services
Systems Management
1 30 (55.56%) Puppet
2 19 (35.19%) Opscode Chef
3 10 (18.52%) Ansible
4 9 (16.67%) Salt
4 9 (16.67%) Terraform
5 2 (3.70%) Forum Sentry
5 2 (3.70%) Grafana
5 2 (3.70%) Nagios
5 2 (3.70%) Packer
5 2 (3.70%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 2 (3.70%) vRealize
6 1 (1.85%) FortiGate
6 1 (1.85%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 21 (38.89%) Google
2 18 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 18 (33.33%) VMware
3 13 (24.07%) Cisco
4 6 (11.11%) Infoblox
5 5 (9.26%) HP
6 3 (5.56%) Aruba
6 3 (5.56%) Citrix
7 2 (3.70%) BMC
7 2 (3.70%) Brocade
7 2 (3.70%) Dell
7 2 (3.70%) F5
7 2 (3.70%) IBM
7 2 (3.70%) Meraki
7 2 (3.70%) Oracle
7 2 (3.70%) Palo Alto
7 2 (3.70%) Sun
7 2 (3.70%) Wyse
8 1 (1.85%) Blue Coat
8 1 (1.85%) Fortinet