Period
to 16 August 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 16 August 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
16 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 116 92 104
Rank change year-on-year -24 +12 -8
Contract jobs citing DHCP 47 46 53
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 1.44% 1.61% 1.44%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 11.11% 12.07% 9.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 22 34
Manchester median daily rate £350 £363 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.45% +3.57% +22.27%
10th Percentile £181 £157 £187
90th Percentile £555 £572 £475
North West median daily rate £355 £350 £375
% change year-on-year +1.43% -6.67% +25.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 10 2
Manchester median hourly rate £28.00 £15.50 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +80.65% -52.31% +116.67%
10th Percentile £14.45 £12.53 £20.25
90th Percentile £32.00 £168.75 £42.75
North West median hourly rate £21.86 £15.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year +41.02% -22.50% +17.65%

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 423 381 555
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 12.98% 13.30% 15.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 261 202 298
Manchester median daily rate £391 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.37% - +23.08%
10th Percentile £181 £160 £210
90th Percentile £550 £538 £540
North West median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 45 42 23
Manchester median hourly rate £18.79 £14.25 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +31.86% -5.00% -
10th Percentile £12.75 £11.08 £11.23
90th Percentile £44.00 £41.00 £40.00
North West median hourly rate £17.00 £15.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year +9.68% +3.33% -7.18%

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 16 August 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
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Manchester

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing DHCP in Manchester over the 6 months to 16 August 2018.

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 16 August 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 +3 9 £188 +17.19% 1
Stockport +1 1 - - 3
DHCP
North West

For the 6 months to 16 August 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 46 (97.87%) DNS
2 37 (78.72%) Windows
3 31 (65.96%) Active Directory
4 28 (59.57%) Cisco
5 27 (57.45%) Windows Server
6 26 (55.32%) ITIL
7 25 (53.19%) Microsoft
8 18 (38.30%) Citrix
8 18 (38.30%) Office 365
9 17 (36.17%) VMware
10 15 (31.91%) TCP/IP
11 14 (29.79%) MS Exchange
11 14 (29.79%) WAN
11 14 (29.79%) VMware Infrastructure
12 13 (27.66%) Skype for Business
12 13 (27.66%) LAN
12 13 (27.66%) Problem-Solving
12 13 (27.66%) Infrastructure Engineering
13 12 (25.53%) Firewall
13 12 (25.53%) PowerShell
14 11 (23.40%) Microsoft Azure
14 11 (23.40%) Skype
15 9 (19.15%) Cisco Certification
15 9 (19.15%) Blackberry
16 8 (17.02%) Linux
16 8 (17.02%) VBScript
16 8 (17.02%) VB
16 8 (17.02%) Service Delivery
16 8 (17.02%) Service Management
16 8 (17.02%) Analytical Skills

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 (29.79%) MS Exchange
2 13 (27.66%) Skype for Business
3 3 (6.38%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (4.26%) SharePoint
5 1 (2.13%) Apache Spark
5 1 (2.13%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (2.13%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 4 (8.51%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (2.13%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (2.13%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (2.13%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (2.13%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 18 (38.30%) Office 365
2 11 (23.40%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (8.51%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (6.38%) AWS CloudFormation
4 3 (6.38%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (6.38%) Google Cloud Platform
5 2 (4.26%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (2.13%) G Suite
6 1 (2.13%) PaaS
6 1 (2.13%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 46 (97.87%) DNS
2 15 (31.91%) TCP/IP
3 14 (29.79%) WAN
4 13 (27.66%) LAN
5 12 (25.53%) Firewall
6 11 (23.40%) Skype
7 7 (14.89%) MPLS
7 7 (14.89%) Network Security
7 7 (14.89%) SAN
7 7 (14.89%) VLAN
7 7 (14.89%) VoIP
8 5 (10.64%) IP Telephony
8 5 (10.64%) VPN
9 4 (8.51%) Cisco IOS
9 4 (8.51%) Fibre Channel
9 4 (8.51%) ISDN
9 4 (8.51%) PBX
9 4 (8.51%) SSL
10 3 (6.38%) FTP
10 3 (6.38%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.26%) Hadoop
2 1 (2.13%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 3 (6.38%) Jenkins
2 1 (2.13%) RStudio
General
1 6 (12.77%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.13%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (25.53%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 8 (17.02%) Network Engineer
3 6 (12.77%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 5 (10.64%) Technical Engineer
5 4 (8.51%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 4 (8.51%) Support Engineer
6 3 (6.38%) AWS DevOps
6 3 (6.38%) Customer Engineer
6 3 (6.38%) Customer Service Engineer
6 3 (6.38%) Customer Support Engineer
6 3 (6.38%) Senior DevOps
6 3 (6.38%) Technical Customer Support
6 3 (6.38%) Technical Support
6 3 (6.38%) Technical Support Engineer
7 2 (4.26%) Cloud Engineer
7 2 (4.26%) DevOps Engineer
7 2 (4.26%) IT Support
7 2 (4.26%) Network Design Specialist
7 2 (4.26%) Network Specialist
7 2 (4.26%) Technical Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.38%) .NET
2 2 (4.26%) SAML
3 1 (2.13%) OAuth
Miscellaneous
1 9 (19.15%) Blackberry
2 8 (17.02%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (10.64%) Data Centre
4 4 (8.51%) Computer Science
4 4 (8.51%) Smartphone
5 2 (4.26%) Management Information System
5 2 (4.26%) PKI
5 2 (4.26%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (2.13%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 37 (78.72%) Windows
2 27 (57.45%) Windows Server
3 8 (17.02%) Linux
4 7 (14.89%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (12.77%) Windows 10
5 6 (12.77%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (8.51%) Windows 7
7 3 (6.38%) SUSE
7 3 (6.38%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (4.26%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (55.32%) ITIL
2 13 (27.66%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 13 (27.66%) Problem-Solving
3 8 (17.02%) Service Delivery
3 8 (17.02%) Service Management
4 7 (14.89%) Change Management
4 7 (14.89%) Disaster Recovery
5 6 (12.77%) Problem Management
6 5 (10.64%) Infrastructure Management
6 5 (10.64%) Privileged Access Management
7 4 (8.51%) Configuration Management
7 4 (8.51%) Incident Management
7 4 (8.51%) Informatics
7 4 (8.51%) ITSM
7 4 (8.51%) Migration
7 4 (8.51%) Network Design
7 4 (8.51%) Patch Management
8 3 (6.38%) Asset Management
8 3 (6.38%) Identity Management
8 3 (6.38%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 12 (25.53%) PowerShell
2 8 (17.02%) VB
2 8 (17.02%) VBScript
3 5 (10.64%) SQL
4 3 (6.38%) Bash Shell
5 2 (4.26%) Java
Qualifications
1 9 (19.15%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (14.89%) CCNP
3 6 (12.77%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (10.64%) Degree
4 5 (10.64%) MCSE
5 4 (8.51%) CCNA
5 4 (8.51%) Computer Science Degree
5 4 (8.51%) ISEB
5 4 (8.51%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 3 (6.38%) CCIE
6 3 (6.38%) DBS Check
6 3 (6.38%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (4.26%) MCSA
7 2 (4.26%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 1 (2.13%) Chartered Engineer
8 1 (2.13%) CISM
8 1 (2.13%) MCP
8 1 (2.13%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 1 (2.13%) SC Cleared
8 1 (2.13%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 31 (65.96%) Active Directory
2 14 (29.79%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (14.89%) vSphere
3 7 (14.89%) XenApp
3 7 (14.89%) XenDesktop
4 5 (10.64%) Forefront TMG
5 3 (6.38%) Hyper-V
6 2 (4.26%) Virtual Machines
6 2 (4.26%) Xen
7 1 (2.13%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (2.13%) ProxySG
7 1 (2.13%) Terminal Services
7 1 (2.13%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 7 (14.89%) SCCM
2 4 (8.51%) Single Sign-On
3 3 (6.38%) Ansible
3 3 (6.38%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 3 (6.38%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (6.38%) Puppet
3 3 (6.38%) Salt
3 3 (6.38%) SCOM
3 3 (6.38%) Terraform
3 3 (6.38%) WSUS
4 2 (4.26%) FortiGate
4 2 (4.26%) MaaS360
4 2 (4.26%) NetBackup
5 1 (2.13%) Backup Exec
5 1 (2.13%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 28 (59.57%) Cisco
2 25 (53.19%) Microsoft
3 18 (38.30%) Citrix
4 17 (36.17%) VMware
5 8 (17.02%) IronPort
6 4 (8.51%) Clearswift
6 4 (8.51%) Google
7 3 (6.38%) Apple
7 3 (6.38%) HP
7 3 (6.38%) McAfee
7 3 (6.38%) Micro Focus
7 3 (6.38%) NetApp
7 3 (6.38%) Nimble Storage
8 2 (4.26%) Cloudera
8 2 (4.26%) Forcepoint
8 2 (4.26%) Fortinet
8 2 (4.26%) IBM
8 2 (4.26%) Polycom
8 2 (4.26%) Veeam
8 2 (4.26%) Wyse