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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Capacity Management over the 3 months to 13 February 2016 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
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Capacity Management
Rank 94 78 77
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -1
Contract jobs citing Capacity Management 10 12 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.56% 0.85% 0.58%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.68% 1.10% 0.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 8 4
Average daily rate £250 £438 £421
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-42.85% +3.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £178 £397 £387
10% offered a daily rate of more than £435 £500 £423
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £420 £403
% change year-on-year
-19.04% +4.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £63.00 £40.00 £23.74
% change year-on-year
+57.50% +68.47%
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 Manchester region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1470 1089 910
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 82.21% 76.85% 75.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 868 661 486
Average daily rate £375 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £537 £495
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 32 34
Average hourly rate £32.50 £17.50 £17.15
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+85.71% +2.04%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.25 £11.50 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £24.00 £33.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.79 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+43.93% +1.05%

Capacity Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Capacity Management across the Manchester region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Capacity Management across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 13 February 2016.

Capacity Management Daily Rate Histogram 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
Contract Job Locations in Manchester

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 Manchester region over the 3 months to 13 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Bolton - 1 £130 -
Capacity Management
North West

Capacity Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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 12 (54.55%) Problem Management
2 11 (50.00%) SQL
3 9 (40.91%) ITIL
4 7 (31.82%) Data Warehouse
4 7 (31.82%) Windows
4 7 (31.82%) Teradata
4 7 (31.82%) Performance Management
4 7 (31.82%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
5 6 (27.27%) Performance Optimisation
5 6 (27.27%) Microsoft
6 5 (22.73%) Finance
7 4 (18.18%) Risk Management
7 4 (18.18%) SQL Server
7 4 (18.18%) Banking
7 4 (18.18%) Windows Server
7 4 (18.18%) Performance Tuning
7 4 (18.18%) ITIL V3
7 4 (18.18%) Demand Management
7 4 (18.18%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (18.18%) PowerShell
8 3 (13.64%) SQL Server 2008
8 3 (13.64%) Oracle Database 11g
8 3 (13.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 3 (13.64%) Incident Management
8 3 (13.64%) Database Tuning
8 3 (13.64%) Change Control
8 3 (13.64%) Oracle Database
8 3 (13.64%) Retail
8 3 (13.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 3 (13.64%) MS Office

Capacity Management
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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 (4.55%) SharePoint
1 1 (4.55%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 3 (13.64%) MS Office
2 1 (4.55%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (4.55%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.55%) 2G
1 1 (4.55%) 3G
1 1 (4.55%) Firewall
1 1 (4.55%) GPRS
1 1 (4.55%) GSM
1 1 (4.55%) HSPA
1 1 (4.55%) LAN
1 1 (4.55%) LTE
1 1 (4.55%) Radio Access Network
1 1 (4.55%) UMTS
1 1 (4.55%) VLAN
1 1 (4.55%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (31.82%) Data Warehouse
1 7 (31.82%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
2 4 (18.18%) SQL Server
3 3 (13.64%) Oracle Database
3 3 (13.64%) Oracle Database 10g
3 3 (13.64%) Oracle Database 11g
3 3 (13.64%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (13.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (13.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (9.09%) Oracle Database 12c
5 1 (4.55%) Data Mining
5 1 (4.55%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (4.55%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (4.55%) SQL Server 2014
5 1 (4.55%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 2 (9.09%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (4.55%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 5 (22.73%) Finance
2 4 (18.18%) Banking
3 3 (13.64%) Retail
4 2 (9.09%) Manufacturing
5 1 (4.55%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 11 (50.00%) DBA
2 7 (31.82%) Teradata DBA
3 4 (18.18%) SQL DBA
4 3 (13.64%) Oracle DBA
4 3 (13.64%) Support Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) 1st/2nd Line Support
5 2 (9.09%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) 2nd Line Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) 2nd Line Support
5 2 (9.09%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) Architect
5 2 (9.09%) Enterprise Architect
5 2 (9.09%) Environment Manager
5 2 (9.09%) Test Environment Manager
5 2 (9.09%) Test Manager
6 1 (4.55%) 1st Line Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) 1st/2nd Line Help Desk Support
6 1 (4.55%) Service Desk Support
6 1 (4.55%) TOGAF Architect
6 1 (4.55%) TOGAF Enterprise Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (9.09%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.09%) Clustering
1 2 (9.09%) IBM Mainframe
1 2 (9.09%) Mainframe
2 1 (4.55%) Life Science
2 1 (4.55%) Management Information System
2 1 (4.55%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 7 (31.82%) Windows
2 4 (18.18%) Windows Server
2 4 (18.18%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (4.55%) Linux
4 1 (4.55%) Unix
4 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (54.55%) Problem Management
2 9 (40.91%) ITIL
3 7 (31.82%) Performance Management
4 6 (27.27%) Performance Optimisation
5 4 (18.18%) Demand Management
5 4 (18.18%) ITIL V3
5 4 (18.18%) Performance Tuning
5 4 (18.18%) Risk Management
6 3 (13.64%) Change Control
6 3 (13.64%) Change Management
6 3 (13.64%) Database Tuning
6 3 (13.64%) Incident Management
7 2 (9.09%) Enterprise Architecture
7 2 (9.09%) Non-Functional Testing
7 2 (9.09%) Operational Acceptance Testing
7 2 (9.09%) Root Cause Analysis
7 2 (9.09%) Security Management
7 2 (9.09%) Service Continuity Management
7 2 (9.09%) System Integration Testing
7 2 (9.09%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 11 (50.00%) SQL
2 4 (18.18%) PowerShell
3 1 (4.55%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (9.09%) DV Cleared
1 2 (9.09%) MCDST
1 2 (9.09%) MCP
1 2 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (9.09%) Security Cleared
2 1 (4.55%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (4.55%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (9.09%) Active Directory
1 2 (9.09%) Hyper-V
1 2 (9.09%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 2 (9.09%) Data Guard
1 2 (9.09%) NetBackup
1 2 (9.09%) Oracle RMAN
1 2 (9.09%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 7 (31.82%) Teradata
2 6 (27.27%) Microsoft
3 3 (13.64%) Oracle
4 2 (9.09%) IBM
4 2 (9.09%) Symantec
5 1 (4.55%) Cisco
5 1 (4.55%) Citrix
5 1 (4.55%) HP
5 1 (4.55%) SolarWinds
5 1 (4.55%) Wyse