The table below looks at the statistics for Capacity Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Capacity Management over the 3 months to 8 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Capacity Management
Rank 58 68 70
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +2
Contract jobs citing Capacity Management 1 5 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.16% 0.49% 0.40%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.19% 0.62% 0.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 1
Median daily rate - £250 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -37.50%
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £365 £388
% change year-on-year
+15.06% -5.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £43.50 £38.00
% change year-on-year
-8.04% +14.47%
Capacity Management
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Cheshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Cheshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
538 813 617
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 83.93% 80.42% 81.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 411 565 318
Median daily rate £425 £438 £395
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% +10.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £300 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £640 £515
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 27 39
Median hourly rate £19.66 £18.00 £28.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.22% -35.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £13.00 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £25.50 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £35.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.42% +40.00%

Capacity Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cheshire region citing Capacity Management as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Capacity Management Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Capacity Management
Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Capacity Management across the Cheshire region.

Capacity Management Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

Capacity Management
Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Capacity Management across the Cheshire region.

Capacity Management Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

Capacity Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 8 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Capacity Management 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for Capacity Management.

1 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 1 (33.33%) VMware ESX
2 1 (33.33%) Banking
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (33.33%) Problem Management
2 1 (33.33%) Release Management
2 1 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Performance Management
2 1 (33.33%) PowerShell
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (33.33%) NAS
2 1 (33.33%) Process Improvement
2 1 (33.33%) Demand Management
2 1 (33.33%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) Lumension
2 1 (33.33%) Non-Functional Testing
2 1 (33.33%) DevOps
2 1 (33.33%) Operational Acceptance Testing
2 1 (33.33%) System Integration Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
2 1 (33.33%) Virtual Infrastructure
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Clustering
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) VBScript
2 1 (33.33%) .NET
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) Windows 2000
2 1 (33.33%) DHCP

Capacity Management
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) DHCP
1 1 (33.33%) DNS
1 1 (33.33%) Firewall
1 1 (33.33%) IPsec
1 1 (33.33%) NAS
1 1 (33.33%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2000
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 1 (33.33%) Banking
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Active Directory Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Cloud Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) Environment Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) OAT Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Senior Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) Senior VMware Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) Server Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Test Environment Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Test Manager
1 1 (33.33%) UAT Manager
1 1 (33.33%) UAT Test Manager
1 1 (33.33%) VMware Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) .NET
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
1 1 (33.33%) Windows 2000
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Configuration Management
1 1 (33.33%) Demand Management
1 1 (33.33%) DevOps
1 1 (33.33%) Non-Functional Testing
1 1 (33.33%) Operational Acceptance Testing
1 1 (33.33%) Performance Management
1 1 (33.33%) Problem Management
1 1 (33.33%) Process Improvement
1 1 (33.33%) Release Management
1 1 (33.33%) Risk Management
1 1 (33.33%) Root Cause Analysis
1 1 (33.33%) Service Management
1 1 (33.33%) System Integration Testing
1 1 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
1 1 (33.33%) Virtual Infrastructure
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) PowerShell
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
1 1 (33.33%) VBScript
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (33.33%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Clustering
1 1 (33.33%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 1 (33.33%) HP
2 1 (33.33%) Lumension
2 1 (33.33%) Symantec