The table below looks at the statistics for Capacity Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Chester region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Capacity Management over the 3 months to 20 January 2017 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
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Capacity Management
Cheshire / Chester
Rank - 19 22
Contract jobs citing Capacity Management 0 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester - 0.93% 0.91%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 1.09% 1.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £375 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £385 £350 £420
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -16.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £63.00 £42.00
% change year-on-year
-36.50% +50.00%

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Chester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
70 92 93
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 70.00% 85.98% 84.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 62 69 51
Median daily rate £403 £400 £398
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.62% +0.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £243 £309 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 11 13
Median hourly rate £23.75 £25.00 £35.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% -29.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.00 £22.50 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.56 £35.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +53.84%

Capacity Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Chester 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 Chester

Capacity Management
Daily Rate Trend in Chester

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

Capacity Management Daily Rate Trend in Chester

Capacity Management
Hourly Rate Trend in Chester

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

Capacity Management Hourly Rate Trend in Chester