Period
to 17 February 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 17 February 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
17 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 124 115 109
Rank change year-on-year -9 -6 +4
Contract jobs citing DHCP 21 41 49
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.78% 1.34% 1.28%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.98% 8.51% 9.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 24 25
Manchester median daily rate £269 £388 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -30.65% -8.82% +33.33%
10th Percentile £165 £236 £263
90th Percentile £450 £584 £513
North West median daily rate £243 £350 £338
% change year-on-year -30.71% +3.70% +11.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 4
Manchester median hourly rate £16.75 £42.50 £11.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -60.59% +269.57% +15.00%
10th Percentile £15.83 £41.25 £9.83
90th Percentile £17.48 £43.75 £15.68
North West median hourly rate £16.50 £20.00 £18.17
% change year-on-year -17.50% +10.10% +0.83%

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 351 482 507
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 13.00% 15.80% 13.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 224 292 289
Manchester median daily rate £375 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.25% - +14.29%
10th Percentile £137 £214 £234
90th Percentile £627 £571 £520
North West median daily rate £375 £401 £403
% change year-on-year -6.37% -0.50% +15.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 39 16 26
Manchester median hourly rate £18.04 £15.75 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +14.54% +5.00% -9.09%
10th Percentile £12.43 £11.81 £9.88
90th Percentile £35.10 £40.00 £41.88
North West median hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £17.77
% change year-on-year -2.86% -1.52% -6.47%

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 17 February 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 17 February 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 +12 3 £175 -68.18% 4
Stockport -2 1 - - 2
Rochdale - 1 - -
DHCP
North West

For the 6 months to 17 February 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 21 (100.00%) DNS
2 19 (90.48%) Windows
2 19 (90.48%) Active Directory
3 18 (85.71%) Windows Server
4 13 (61.90%) Citrix
5 10 (47.62%) Microsoft
5 10 (47.62%) VMware
5 10 (47.62%) Office 365
6 8 (38.10%) Skype
6 8 (38.10%) SCCM
6 8 (38.10%) Cisco
7 7 (33.33%) ITIL
7 7 (33.33%) Skype for Business
7 7 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
8 6 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
8 6 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
8 6 (28.57%) IronPort
8 6 (28.57%) Apple
8 6 (28.57%) Blackberry
9 5 (23.81%) Micro Focus
9 5 (23.81%) Clearswift
9 5 (23.81%) Linux
9 5 (23.81%) NetApp
9 5 (23.81%) McAfee
9 5 (23.81%) Disaster Recovery
9 5 (23.81%) Business Continuity
9 5 (23.81%) SUSE
9 5 (23.81%) Service Management
9 5 (23.81%) Identity Management
9 5 (23.81%) WSUS

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 7 (33.33%) Skype for Business
2 2 (9.52%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 10 (47.62%) Office 365
2 7 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (14.29%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (4.76%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 21 (100.00%) DNS
2 8 (38.10%) Skype
3 3 (14.29%) MPLS
3 3 (14.29%) TCP/IP
4 2 (9.52%) Firewall
4 2 (9.52%) Junos
4 2 (9.52%) LAN
4 2 (9.52%) Network Security
4 2 (9.52%) VLAN
4 2 (9.52%) WAN
5 1 (4.76%) Fibre Channel
5 1 (4.76%) iSCSI
5 1 (4.76%) NAS
5 1 (4.76%) Remote Desktop
5 1 (4.76%) SAN
5 1 (4.76%) VoIP
5 1 (4.76%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.76%) Amazon RDS
General
1 1 (4.76%) Law
Job Titles
1 8 (38.10%) Technical Support
2 7 (33.33%) 3rd Line Support
3 5 (23.81%) 3rd Line Technical Support
4 4 (19.05%) 2nd Line Support
4 4 (19.05%) 3rd Line Support Specialist
4 4 (19.05%) Server Engineer
4 4 (19.05%) Support Specialist
4 4 (19.05%) Technical Specialist
4 4 (19.05%) Technical Support Specialist
5 3 (14.29%) Analyst
5 3 (14.29%) Customer Engineer
5 3 (14.29%) Customer Support Engineer
5 3 (14.29%) Server Support
5 3 (14.29%) Support Analyst
5 3 (14.29%) Support Engineer
5 3 (14.29%) Technical Customer Support
5 3 (14.29%) Technical Engineer
5 3 (14.29%) Technical Support Engineer
6 2 (9.52%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
6 2 (9.52%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 6 (28.57%) Blackberry
2 3 (14.29%) Management Information System
3 1 (4.76%) Cyberthreat
3 1 (4.76%) Data Centre
3 1 (4.76%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 19 (90.48%) Windows
2 18 (85.71%) Windows Server
3 6 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (23.81%) Linux
4 5 (23.81%) SUSE
4 5 (23.81%) Windows 10
5 3 (14.29%) Apple iOS
5 3 (14.29%) Windows 7
5 3 (14.29%) Windows 8
5 3 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (9.52%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (33.33%) ITIL
2 5 (23.81%) Business Continuity
2 5 (23.81%) Disaster Recovery
2 5 (23.81%) Email Filtering
2 5 (23.81%) Identity Management
2 5 (23.81%) Kalman Filter
2 5 (23.81%) Service Management
2 5 (23.81%) Task Automation
3 4 (19.05%) Continuous Improvement
3 4 (19.05%) Service Delivery
4 3 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (14.29%) Network Management
5 2 (9.52%) Cybersecurity
5 2 (9.52%) Network Design
5 2 (9.52%) SIEM
6 1 (4.76%) Migration
6 1 (4.76%) Penetration Testing
6 1 (4.76%) Release Management
6 1 (4.76%) Vulnerability Scanning
Programming Languages
1 2 (9.52%) PowerShell
2 1 (4.76%) SQL
2 1 (4.76%) VB
2 1 (4.76%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 4 (19.05%) DBS Check
1 4 (19.05%) ITIL Certification
1 4 (19.05%) MCITP
1 4 (19.05%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (14.29%) MCSA
3 1 (4.76%) CCNA
3 1 (4.76%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (4.76%) MCTS
3 1 (4.76%) SC Cleared
3 1 (4.76%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.52%) SLA
2 1 (4.76%) ISO 9001
2 1 (4.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 19 (90.48%) Active Directory
2 6 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (19.05%) Hyper-V
4 3 (14.29%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (9.52%) ProxySG
5 2 (9.52%) XenApp
5 2 (9.52%) XenDesktop
6 1 (4.76%) Forefront TMG
6 1 (4.76%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (4.76%) vSphere
6 1 (4.76%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 8 (38.10%) SCCM
2 5 (23.81%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 5 (23.81%) McAfee ePO
2 5 (23.81%) WSUS
3 1 (4.76%) SCOM
Vendors
1 13 (61.90%) Citrix
2 10 (47.62%) Microsoft
2 10 (47.62%) VMware
3 8 (38.10%) Cisco
4 6 (28.57%) Apple
4 6 (28.57%) IronPort
5 5 (23.81%) Clearswift
5 5 (23.81%) Lumension
5 5 (23.81%) McAfee
5 5 (23.81%) Micro Focus
5 5 (23.81%) MobileIron
5 5 (23.81%) NetApp
6 2 (9.52%) Blue Coat
6 2 (9.52%) CheckPoint
6 2 (9.52%) Juniper
6 2 (9.52%) Palo Alto
7 1 (4.76%) Nimble Storage
7 1 (4.76%) Polycom
7 1 (4.76%) SolarWinds
7 1 (4.76%) Veeam