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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Capacity Management over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Capacity Management
Rank 62 66 64
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -2
Contract jobs citing Capacity Management 2 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.27% 0.34% 0.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.35% 0.43% 0.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 1
Average daily rate
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +70.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £375 £304
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +23.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.00 £19.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+121.05% -52.50%
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
565 692 525
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 76.56% 77.32% 67.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 337 345 272
Average daily rate £385 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £254 £221
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £565 £510
UK excluding London average daily rate £398 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.00% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 41 24
Average hourly rate £27.50 £35.00 £26.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.42% +32.07%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £17.15 £15.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £45.00 £55.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £27.50 £31.32
% change year-on-year
-5.45% -12.19%

Capacity Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Capacity Management across the Cheshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Contract Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Capacity Management within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Knutsford - - - - 1
Capacity Management
North West

Capacity Management
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cheshire region citing Capacity Management also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Capacity Management.

1 7 (70.00%) IBM
2 6 (60.00%) Migration
2 6 (60.00%) Oracle
2 6 (60.00%) DB2
2 6 (60.00%) SAP
2 6 (60.00%) Performance Monitoring
3 4 (40.00%) AIX
4 3 (30.00%) Red Hat
4 3 (30.00%) Solaris
4 3 (30.00%) Linux
4 3 (30.00%) DHCP
4 3 (30.00%) DNS
4 3 (30.00%) UNIX
4 3 (30.00%) Root Cause Analysis
4 3 (30.00%) Performance Analysis
4 3 (30.00%) Configuration Management
4 3 (30.00%) SC Cleared
4 3 (30.00%) Security Cleared
4 3 (30.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (20.00%) CentOS
5 2 (20.00%) SAP HANA
5 2 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (20.00%) SAP BW
6 1 (10.00%) Risk Management
6 1 (10.00%) NetWeaver
6 1 (10.00%) B2C
6 1 (10.00%) PowerHA
6 1 (10.00%) Portfolio Management

Capacity Management
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cheshire region citing Capacity Management also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Capacity Management. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (10.00%) NetWeaver
Communications & Networking
1 3 (30.00%) DHCP
1 3 (30.00%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (60.00%) DB2
2 2 (20.00%) SAP HANA
2 2 (20.00%) SAP BW
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Architect
2 3 (30.00%) UNIX Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) SAP Architect
3 2 (20.00%) SAP Solutions Architect
3 2 (20.00%) Infrastructure Specialist
3 2 (20.00%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Architect
Operating Systems
1 4 (40.00%) AIX
2 3 (30.00%) Solaris
2 3 (30.00%) Linux
2 3 (30.00%) UNIX
2 3 (30.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (20.00%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) Migration
1 6 (60.00%) Performance Monitoring
2 3 (30.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 3 (30.00%) Performance Analysis
2 3 (30.00%) Configuration Management
3 2 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (10.00%) Risk Management
4 1 (10.00%) B2C
4 1 (10.00%) Portfolio Management
Qualifications
1 3 (30.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (30.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) PowerHA
Vendors
1 7 (70.00%) IBM
2 6 (60.00%) Oracle
2 6 (60.00%) SAP
3 3 (30.00%) Red Hat