The table below looks at the statistics for Capacity Planning 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 Planning over the 3 months to 31 March 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
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Capacity Planning
Rank 76 82 -
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -
Contract jobs citing Capacity Planning 19 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 1.15% 0.23% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.55% 0.32% -
Number of daily rates quoted 7 2 0
Average daily rate
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£450 £450 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £400 £336
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +18.95%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £55.00 -
% change year-on-year
-50.00% -
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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
1229 934 694
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 74.35% 72.80% 71.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 660 483 336
Average daily rate £380 £360 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +10.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £463 £485
UK excluding London average daily rate £396 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+5.60% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 34 38
Average hourly rate £18.00 £16.75 £22.81
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.46% -26.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £10.65 £10.78
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £33.00 £61.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.20 £27.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+9.81% -14.06%

Capacity Planning
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Capacity Planning across the Manchester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Capacity Planning Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Capacity Planning
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Capacity Planning Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

Capacity Planning
Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Capacity Planning across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 31 March 2015.

Capacity Planning Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

Capacity Planning
Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Capacity Planning Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

Capacity Planning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester region citing Capacity Planning 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 Planning.

1 12 (57.14%) Citrix
2 10 (47.62%) VMware
2 10 (47.62%) WAN
3 9 (42.86%) Migration
4 8 (38.10%) Service Delivery
4 8 (38.10%) ITIL
4 8 (38.10%) ITIL Certification
5 7 (33.33%) Cisco
5 7 (33.33%) Oracle
5 7 (33.33%) Firewall
5 7 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 7 (33.33%) QA
6 6 (28.57%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 6 (28.57%) Penetration Testing
6 6 (28.57%) CISMP
6 6 (28.57%) PKI
6 6 (28.57%) Network Security
6 6 (28.57%) CCENT
6 6 (28.57%) Cisco ASA
6 6 (28.57%) Kaspersky
6 6 (28.57%) SIEM
6 6 (28.57%) Kalman Filter
6 6 (28.57%) CISM
6 6 (28.57%) CheckPoint
6 6 (28.57%) Clearswift
6 6 (28.57%) SSL
6 6 (28.57%) CISSP
7 5 (23.81%) Microsoft
7 5 (23.81%) Windows
7 5 (23.81%) EMC

Capacity Planning
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester region citing Capacity Planning 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 Planning. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (19.05%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 1 (4.76%) MS Project
1 1 (4.76%) MS Office
1 1 (4.76%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (4.76%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 5 (23.81%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (47.62%) WAN
2 7 (33.33%) Firewall
3 6 (28.57%) Network Security
3 6 (28.57%) Cisco ASA
3 6 (28.57%) SSL
4 3 (14.29%) LAN
5 2 (9.52%) VPN
6 1 (4.76%) xDSL
6 1 (4.76%) ISDN
6 1 (4.76%) TCP/IP
6 1 (4.76%) SAN
6 1 (4.76%) DWDM
6 1 (4.76%) MPLS
6 1 (4.76%) OSPF
6 1 (4.76%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (19.05%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 3 (14.29%) JIRA
1 3 (14.29%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 3 (14.29%) Local Government
2 2 (9.52%) Finance
2 2 (9.52%) Manufacturing
2 2 (9.52%) Banking
3 1 (4.76%) Multimedia
3 1 (4.76%) Back Office
3 1 (4.76%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (52.38%) Analyst
2 7 (33.33%) Architect
3 5 (23.81%) Security Analyst
3 5 (23.81%) Technical Analyst
4 4 (19.05%) Solutions Architect
5 3 (14.29%) Test Analyst
5 3 (14.29%) Performance Analyst
5 3 (14.29%) Performance Test Analyst
6 2 (9.52%) Lead Architect
6 2 (9.52%) Citrix Analyst
7 1 (4.76%) IT Security Analyst
7 1 (4.76%) Network Design Engineer
7 1 (4.76%) Network Security Analyst
7 1 (4.76%) Technical Security Analyst
7 1 (4.76%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
7 1 (4.76%) Domain Architect
7 1 (4.76%) Network Consultant
7 1 (4.76%) Consultant
7 1 (4.76%) Network Engineer
7 1 (4.76%) Network Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (14.29%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (28.57%) PKI
2 2 (9.52%) Life Science
3 1 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.76%) Statistics
3 1 (4.76%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 5 (23.81%) Windows
2 3 (14.29%) Linux
3 2 (9.52%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (9.52%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (9.52%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (4.76%) Solaris
4 1 (4.76%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (42.86%) Migration
2 8 (38.10%) ITIL
2 8 (38.10%) Service Delivery
3 6 (28.57%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 6 (28.57%) Penetration Testing
3 6 (28.57%) SIEM
3 6 (28.57%) Kalman Filter
4 3 (14.29%) Line Management
4 3 (14.29%) Test Strategy
4 3 (14.29%) Performance Engineering
4 3 (14.29%) Stress Testing
4 3 (14.29%) Test Scripting
4 3 (14.29%) Data Protection
4 3 (14.29%) V-Model
4 3 (14.29%) Test Automation
4 3 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (4.76%) Network Design
5 1 (4.76%) Business Continuity
5 1 (4.76%) Change Management
5 1 (4.76%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 3 (14.29%) Java
1 3 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (38.10%) ITIL Certification
2 6 (28.57%) CISM
2 6 (28.57%) CISMP
2 6 (28.57%) CCENT
2 6 (28.57%) CISSP
3 4 (19.05%) Security Cleared
4 3 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (14.29%) DV Cleared
5 2 (9.52%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (9.52%) CCEE
5 2 (9.52%) CCAA
5 2 (9.52%) MCSE
5 2 (9.52%) CCIE
5 2 (9.52%) CCA
5 2 (9.52%) Citrix Certification
6 1 (4.76%) CCNP
6 1 (4.76%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 7 (33.33%) QA
System Software
1 4 (19.05%) Microsoft App-V
1 4 (19.05%) Xen
1 4 (19.05%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (19.05%) Hyper-V
2 2 (9.52%) XenApp
2 2 (9.52%) Citrix Presentation Server
2 2 (9.52%) Active Directory
2 2 (9.52%) MetaFrame
Systems Management
1 4 (19.05%) SCCM
2 3 (14.29%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 12 (57.14%) Citrix
2 10 (47.62%) VMware
3 7 (33.33%) Oracle
3 7 (33.33%) Cisco
4 6 (28.57%) CheckPoint
4 6 (28.57%) Clearswift
4 6 (28.57%) Kaspersky
5 5 (23.81%) Microsoft
5 5 (23.81%) EMC
6 4 (19.05%) SAP
6 4 (19.05%) Lotus
7 2 (9.52%) AppSense
8 1 (4.76%) Red Hat
8 1 (4.76%) Juniper
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