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 3 months to 27 June 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
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 57 85 68
Rank change year-on-year +28 -17  
Contract jobs citing DHCP 32 19 20
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 2.29% 1.06% 1.34%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 15.84% 6.93% 9.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 10 17
Median daily rate £440 £338 £235
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +30.37% +43.61%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £160 £192 £183
10% offered a daily rate of more than £535 £400 £310
UK excluding London median daily rate £315 £310 £300
% change year-on-year +1.61% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 1 0
Median hourly rate £16.50 £45.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -63.33% -  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £28.00 £19.38
% change year-on-year -32.14% +44.51%  

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

Contract Communications & Computer Network Skills
Manchester
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 202 274 205
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester 14.44% 15.33% 13.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 94 144 109
Median daily rate £375 £375 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +25.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £160 £200 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £340
% change year-on-year +2.73% +7.35%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 9 16
Median hourly rate £19.50 £45.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -56.66% +125.00%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £162.50 £45.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £31.50 £24.00
% change year-on-year -4.76% +31.25%  

DHCP
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Manchester citing DHCP as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

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 3 months to 27 June 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 3 months to 27 June 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 3 months to 27 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Stockport +9 4 - - 1
DHCP
North West

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 40 (100.00%) DNS
2 27 (67.50%) Windows
3 26 (65.00%) Active Directory
4 23 (57.50%) Microsoft
5 20 (50.00%) Windows Server
6 14 (35.00%) TCP/IP
6 14 (35.00%) VPN
6 14 (35.00%) ITIL
7 13 (32.50%) MS Exchange
7 13 (32.50%) Windows Server 2008
8 12 (30.00%) VMware
8 12 (30.00%) LAN
8 12 (30.00%) Windows Server 2012
9 11 (27.50%) Office 365
9 11 (27.50%) Exchange Server 2010
9 11 (27.50%) WAN
10 10 (25.00%) SSL
10 10 (25.00%) Data Centre
11 9 (22.50%) Microsoft Azure
11 9 (22.50%) Cybersecurity
11 9 (22.50%) Firewall
12 8 (20.00%) Security Cleared
12 8 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
12 8 (20.00%) VoIP
12 8 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
12 8 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2013
12 8 (20.00%) Windows 10
13 7 (17.50%) DevOps
13 7 (17.50%) Identity Access Management
13 7 (17.50%) Jenkins

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 13 (32.50%) MS Exchange
2 11 (27.50%) Exchange Server 2010
3 8 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2013
4 4 (10.00%) Apache
4 4 (10.00%) IIS
4 4 (10.00%) Jetty
4 4 (10.00%) Mongrel
4 4 (10.00%) nginx
4 4 (10.00%) Tomcat
4 4 (10.00%) WebSphere
5 2 (5.00%) IBM Notes
6 1 (2.50%) IBM Domino
6 1 (2.50%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (17.50%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 11 (27.50%) Office 365
2 9 (22.50%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (17.50%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (10.00%) Amazon EC2
4 4 (10.00%) Google App Engine
4 4 (10.00%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 40 (100.00%) DNS
2 14 (35.00%) TCP/IP
2 14 (35.00%) VPN
3 12 (30.00%) LAN
4 11 (27.50%) WAN
5 10 (25.00%) SSL
6 9 (22.50%) Firewall
7 8 (20.00%) VoIP
8 6 (15.00%) Cisco IOS
8 6 (15.00%) VLAN
9 5 (12.50%) MPLS
9 5 (12.50%) Wi-Fi
10 4 (10.00%) FTP
10 4 (10.00%) HTTP
10 4 (10.00%) IPsec
10 4 (10.00%) PBX
11 3 (7.50%) IP Telephony
11 3 (7.50%) NAS
11 3 (7.50%) Network Security
11 3 (7.50%) PPTP
Development Applications
1 7 (17.50%) Jenkins
2 4 (10.00%) Travis CI
General
1 5 (12.50%) Telecoms
2 2 (5.00%) Finance
3 1 (2.50%) Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (17.50%) Identity and Access Management Engineer
2 5 (12.50%) 2nd Line Support
2 5 (12.50%) Active Directory Support
2 5 (12.50%) Telecoms Engineer
3 4 (10.00%) LAN Engineer
3 4 (10.00%) Server Support
3 4 (10.00%) Windows Server Support
4 3 (7.50%) Analyst
4 3 (7.50%) DevOps Engineer
4 3 (7.50%) Exchange Support
5 2 (5.00%) Active Directory Consultant
5 2 (5.00%) Architect
5 2 (5.00%) Cisco Engineer
5 2 (5.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 2 (5.00%) Consultant
5 2 (5.00%) Exchange Engineer
5 2 (5.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (5.00%) IT Support Technician
5 2 (5.00%) Network Engineer
5 2 (5.00%) Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (10.00%) .NET
1 4 (10.00%) J2EE
1 4 (10.00%) Servlets
2 2 (5.00%) Elastic Stack
Miscellaneous
1 10 (25.00%) Data Centre
2 7 (17.50%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (10.00%) Smartphone
4 3 (7.50%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (7.50%) Management Information System
4 3 (7.50%) Replication
5 2 (5.00%) NHS
5 2 (5.00%) Security Operations Centre
6 1 (2.50%) Computer Science
6 1 (2.50%) Digital Media
6 1 (2.50%) Hybrid Cloud
6 1 (2.50%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 27 (67.50%) Windows
2 20 (50.00%) Windows Server
3 13 (32.50%) Windows Server 2008
4 12 (30.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 8 (20.00%) Windows 10
6 7 (17.50%) Linux
7 6 (15.00%) Windows 7
8 5 (12.50%) Windows XP
9 4 (10.00%) Windows 8
10 3 (7.50%) Apple iOS
10 3 (7.50%) CentOS
11 2 (5.00%) Unix
12 1 (2.50%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (35.00%) ITIL
2 9 (22.50%) Cybersecurity
3 7 (17.50%) Configuration Management
3 7 (17.50%) DevOps
3 7 (17.50%) Identity Access Management
3 7 (17.50%) Password Management
4 5 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
4 5 (12.50%) Service Management
5 4 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (10.00%) ITIL V3
5 4 (10.00%) ITSM
5 4 (10.00%) Migration
5 4 (10.00%) Open Source
5 4 (10.00%) Project Management
6 3 (7.50%) ETL
6 3 (7.50%) Informatics
6 3 (7.50%) Load Balancing
7 2 (5.00%) Information Security
7 2 (5.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 2 (5.00%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (17.50%) Java
2 4 (10.00%) SQL
3 3 (7.50%) Ruby
4 1 (2.50%) JavaScript
4 1 (2.50%) PHP
4 1 (2.50%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 8 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 8 (20.00%) Security Cleared
2 7 (17.50%) MCP
3 6 (15.00%) SC Cleared
4 4 (10.00%) CCNA
4 4 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (10.00%) ISEB
4 4 (10.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 3 (7.50%) CCNP
6 2 (5.00%) CISSP
6 2 (5.00%) SANS
6 2 (5.00%) SSCP
7 1 (2.50%) Computer Science Degree
7 1 (2.50%) Degree
7 1 (2.50%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (2.50%) MCITP
7 1 (2.50%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.50%) QA
2 1 (2.50%) PMO
System Software
1 26 (65.00%) Active Directory
2 8 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (10.00%) Xen
4 3 (7.50%) Hyper-V
5 1 (2.50%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (2.50%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 7 (17.50%) Puppet
2 4 (10.00%) SCCM
3 2 (5.00%) QRadar
4 1 (2.50%) WSUS
Vendors
1 23 (57.50%) Microsoft
2 12 (30.00%) VMware
3 7 (17.50%) Cisco
4 5 (12.50%) Apple
4 5 (12.50%) Google
5 4 (10.00%) IBM
5 4 (10.00%) Synology
5 4 (10.00%) Veeam
6 3 (7.50%) Avaya
6 3 (7.50%) Dell
6 3 (7.50%) Red Hat
6 3 (7.50%) RightScale
6 3 (7.50%) SonicWALL
7 2 (5.00%) Citrix
7 2 (5.00%) HP
7 2 (5.00%) LogRhythm
7 2 (5.00%) Lotus
7 2 (5.00%) Splunk
8 1 (2.50%) EqualLogic
8 1 (2.50%) Nimble Storage