The table below looks at the statistics for Capacity Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Capacity Management over the 3 months to 3 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
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Capacity Management
Rank 98 93 97
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +4
Contract jobs citing Capacity Management 2 11 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.12% 0.56% 0.27%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.14% 0.70% 0.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 1
Median daily rate - £438 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -2.77%
UK excluding London median daily rate £398 £365 £388
% change year-on-year
+8.90% -5.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £43.50 £37.25
% change year-on-year
- +16.77%
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 Manchester region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1394 1563 1126
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 84.74% 79.62% 75.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 910 899 712
Median daily rate £420 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.00% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £263 £261
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 42 29
Median hourly rate £18.00 £18.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.75 £12.35 £11.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £40.00 £28.13
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £34.95 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.30% +39.80%

Capacity Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Manchester 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 Manchester

Capacity Management
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Capacity Management Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

Capacity Management
Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Capacity Management Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

Capacity Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 3 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 Manchester region with a requirement for Capacity Management.

1 4 (80.00%) Project Management
2 3 (60.00%) VoIP
2 3 (60.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (40.00%) MPLS
4 1 (20.00%) Service Management
4 1 (20.00%) Process Management
4 1 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
4 1 (20.00%) Finance
4 1 (20.00%) HP
4 1 (20.00%) Citrix
4 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (20.00%) SAN
4 1 (20.00%) Siemens
4 1 (20.00%) WAN
4 1 (20.00%) VPN
4 1 (20.00%) DNS
4 1 (20.00%) Cisco
4 1 (20.00%) ITIL
4 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2
4 1 (20.00%) Unix
4 1 (20.00%) MS Exchange
4 1 (20.00%) LAN
4 1 (20.00%) PBX
4 1 (20.00%) VMware
4 1 (20.00%) Business Continuity
4 1 (20.00%) PKI
4 1 (20.00%) VLAN

Capacity Management
Top Related 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 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (20.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (20.00%) Skype for Business
Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) VoIP
2 2 (40.00%) MPLS
3 1 (20.00%) DNS
3 1 (20.00%) LAN
3 1 (20.00%) PBX
3 1 (20.00%) SAN
3 1 (20.00%) Skype
3 1 (20.00%) Spanning Tree
3 1 (20.00%) Unified Communications
3 1 (20.00%) VLAN
3 1 (20.00%) VPLS
3 1 (20.00%) VPN
3 1 (20.00%) WAN
General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
1 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Project Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Active Directory Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Active Directory Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Data Centre Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Data Centre Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Head of Service Management
2 1 (20.00%) Implementation Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Implementation Project Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Project Implementation Manager
2 1 (20.00%) SAN Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Implementation Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Project Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Software Project Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Software Implementation Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Software Implementation Project Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Software Project Manager
2 1 (20.00%) VoIP Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Data Centre
1 1 (20.00%) PKI
1 1 (20.00%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Project Management
2 3 (60.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (20.00%) Business Continuity
3 1 (20.00%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (20.00%) Contingency Planning
3 1 (20.00%) DevOps
3 1 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (20.00%) High Availability
3 1 (20.00%) ITIL
3 1 (20.00%) Mentoring
3 1 (20.00%) Performance Management
3 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2
3 1 (20.00%) Process Improvement
3 1 (20.00%) Process Management
3 1 (20.00%) Service Design
3 1 (20.00%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (20.00%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) Cisco UCCX
1 1 (20.00%) SCCM
1 1 (20.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco
2 1 (20.00%) Citrix
2 1 (20.00%) F5
2 1 (20.00%) HP
2 1 (20.00%) Riverbed
2 1 (20.00%) Siemens
2 1 (20.00%) SolarWinds
2 1 (20.00%) Sonus
2 1 (20.00%) VMware