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 3 July 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Capacity Planning
Rank 73 77 71
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -6
Contract jobs citing Capacity Planning 18 7 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 1.17% 0.57% 0.30%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.56% 0.79% 0.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 2 2
Average daily rate
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£350 £300 £200
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% +50.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £293 £300 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £508 £300 £220
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.00 £22.00 £15.25
% change year-on-year
+4.54% +44.26%
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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
1152 891 734
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 75.20% 72.20% 73.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 690 479 393
Average daily rate £373 £347 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.27% +5.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 29 37
Average hourly rate £19.50 £25.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.00% +42.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.50 £11.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £45.00 £77.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £28.50 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -6.55%

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 3 July 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 3 July 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 29 (78.38%) Citrix
2 27 (72.97%) VMware
3 24 (64.86%) Migration
4 19 (51.35%) Oracle
5 17 (45.95%) Microsoft
5 17 (45.95%) EMC
5 17 (45.95%) Office 365
6 16 (43.24%) Oracle Database
6 16 (43.24%) Xen
6 16 (43.24%) SCCM
6 16 (43.24%) VMware Infrastructure
6 16 (43.24%) Hyper-V
6 16 (43.24%) Microsoft App-V
6 16 (43.24%) Lotus
6 16 (43.24%) SAP
6 16 (43.24%) IBM Notes
6 16 (43.24%) WAN
7 15 (40.54%) Data Centre
8 13 (35.14%) Service Delivery
8 13 (35.14%) ITIL
9 12 (32.43%) ITIL Certification
9 12 (32.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 11 (29.73%) QA
10 11 (29.73%) Network Security
10 11 (29.73%) Local Government
10 11 (29.73%) PKI
10 11 (29.73%) Data Protection
10 11 (29.73%) Cisco ASA
10 11 (29.73%) Kaspersky
10 11 (29.73%) Security Patching

Capacity Planning
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 16 (43.24%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 1 (2.70%) MS Project
1 1 (2.70%) MS Office
1 1 (2.70%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (8.11%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 17 (45.95%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 16 (43.24%) WAN
2 11 (29.73%) SSL
2 11 (29.73%) Firewall
2 11 (29.73%) Network Security
2 11 (29.73%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (5.41%) LAN
3 2 (5.41%) VPN
4 1 (2.70%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (43.24%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 3 (8.11%) JIRA
1 3 (8.11%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 11 (29.73%) Local Government
2 4 (10.81%) Manufacturing
3 3 (8.11%) Banking
4 2 (5.41%) Finance
5 1 (2.70%) Back Office
5 1 (2.70%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 19 (51.35%) Architect
2 15 (40.54%) Analyst
2 15 (40.54%) Solutions Architect
3 8 (21.62%) Security Analyst
4 7 (18.92%) Technical Analyst
5 4 (10.81%) Infrastructure Architect
6 3 (8.11%) Performance Test Analyst
6 3 (8.11%) Test Analyst
6 3 (8.11%) Performance Analyst
6 3 (8.11%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
6 3 (8.11%) Network Analyst
7 2 (5.41%) Citrix Analyst
7 2 (5.41%) Lead Architect
7 2 (5.41%) Network Security Analyst
7 2 (5.41%) Technical Security Analyst
8 1 (2.70%) Network Support
8 1 (2.70%) Tivoli Consultant
8 1 (2.70%) Security Engineer
8 1 (2.70%) Consultant
8 1 (2.70%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (8.11%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 15 (40.54%) Data Centre
2 11 (29.73%) PKI
3 4 (10.81%) Life Science
4 1 (2.70%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.70%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 5 (13.51%) Windows
2 3 (8.11%) Linux
3 2 (5.41%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (5.41%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (5.41%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (2.70%) Solaris
4 1 (2.70%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (64.86%) Migration
2 13 (35.14%) ITIL
2 13 (35.14%) Service Delivery
3 11 (29.73%) Data Protection
3 11 (29.73%) Kalman Filter
3 11 (29.73%) Security Patching
4 10 (27.03%) SIEM
4 10 (27.03%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 10 (27.03%) Penetration Testing
5 3 (8.11%) Stress Testing
5 3 (8.11%) Test Scripting
5 3 (8.11%) Test Strategy
5 3 (8.11%) Performance Engineering
5 3 (8.11%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (8.11%) V-Model
5 3 (8.11%) Test Automation
5 3 (8.11%) Line Management
6 1 (2.70%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 1 (2.70%) Workflow
6 1 (2.70%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (8.11%) Java
1 3 (8.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (32.43%) ITIL Certification
2 9 (24.32%) CISM
2 9 (24.32%) CISMP
2 9 (24.32%) CCENT
2 9 (24.32%) CISSP
3 3 (8.11%) DV Cleared
3 3 (8.11%) Security Cleared
4 2 (5.41%) CCEE
4 2 (5.41%) CCAA
4 2 (5.41%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (5.41%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (5.41%) MCSE
4 2 (5.41%) CCIE
4 2 (5.41%) CCA
4 2 (5.41%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (32.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 11 (29.73%) QA
System Software
1 16 (43.24%) Microsoft App-V
1 16 (43.24%) Xen
1 16 (43.24%) VMware Infrastructure
1 16 (43.24%) Hyper-V
2 2 (5.41%) XenApp
2 2 (5.41%) Citrix Presentation Server
2 2 (5.41%) Active Directory
2 2 (5.41%) MetaFrame
3 1 (2.70%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 16 (43.24%) SCCM
2 3 (8.11%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (2.70%) Tivoli
3 1 (2.70%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 29 (78.38%) Citrix
2 27 (72.97%) VMware
3 19 (51.35%) Oracle
4 17 (45.95%) Microsoft
4 17 (45.95%) EMC
5 16 (43.24%) Lotus
5 16 (43.24%) SAP
6 11 (29.73%) Cisco
6 11 (29.73%) CheckPoint
6 11 (29.73%) Kaspersky
7 10 (27.03%) Clearswift
8 2 (5.41%) AppSense
9 1 (2.70%) IBM
9 1 (2.70%) Red Hat
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