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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Capacity Planning over the 3 months to 10 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
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Capacity Planning
Rank 100 - 93
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Capacity Planning 7 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.42% - 0.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.50% - 0.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 1
Median daily rate £350 - £288
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £400
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £50.00 £29.18 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+71.37% -2.75%
Capacity Planning
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
1402 1572 1104
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 84.76% 80.25% 75.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 918 903 700
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 £255 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £502
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 42 32
Median hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.75 £12.35 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £40.00 £32.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £34.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.76% +36.00%

Capacity Planning
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Manchester region citing Capacity Planning as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 10 December 2016.

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 10 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Capacity Planning 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 Planning.

1 8 (57.14%) Unix
2 6 (42.86%) Linux
2 6 (42.86%) VMware
3 5 (35.71%) Service Management
4 4 (28.57%) Windows
4 4 (28.57%) Microsoft
4 4 (28.57%) Configuration Management
4 4 (28.57%) ITIL
5 3 (21.43%) Oracle Database
5 3 (21.43%) Demand Forecasting
5 3 (21.43%) Mainframe
5 3 (21.43%) DNS
5 3 (21.43%) AIX
5 3 (21.43%) Oracle
5 3 (21.43%) SQL Server
5 3 (21.43%) Ingres
5 3 (21.43%) Oracle RMAN
5 3 (21.43%) QA
6 2 (14.29%) JIRA
6 2 (14.29%) Incident Management
6 2 (14.29%) Business Continuity
6 2 (14.29%) Python
6 2 (14.29%) Perl
6 2 (14.29%) SQL
6 2 (14.29%) MySQL
6 2 (14.29%) Solaris
6 2 (14.29%) Internet
6 2 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
6 2 (14.29%) Jenkins
6 2 (14.29%) High Availability

Capacity Planning
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 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (7.14%) MS Exchange
1 1 (7.14%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (7.14%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 3 (21.43%) DNS
2 2 (14.29%) Internet
3 1 (7.14%) LAN
3 1 (7.14%) MPLS
3 1 (7.14%) PBX
3 1 (7.14%) Skype
3 1 (7.14%) Spanning Tree
3 1 (7.14%) Unified Communications
3 1 (7.14%) VLAN
3 1 (7.14%) VoIP
3 1 (7.14%) VPLS
3 1 (7.14%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (21.43%) Ingres
1 3 (21.43%) Oracle Database
1 3 (21.43%) SQL Server
2 2 (14.29%) MySQL
3 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 1 (7.14%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (7.14%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (7.14%) Oracle Database 12c
3 1 (7.14%) Oracle9i Database
3 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Jenkins
1 2 (14.29%) JIRA
General
1 1 (7.14%) Back Office
1 1 (7.14%) Banking
1 1 (7.14%) Finance
1 1 (7.14%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 4 (28.57%) Analyst
1 4 (28.57%) Environment Manager
2 3 (21.43%) Test Environment Manager
2 3 (21.43%) Test Manager
3 2 (14.29%) Architect
3 2 (14.29%) Database Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Linux Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Linux Support
3 2 (14.29%) Linux Support Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Support Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Unix Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Unix Linux Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Unix Support
3 2 (14.29%) Unix Support Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Business Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Architect
4 1 (7.14%) Oracle DBA
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Service Manager
4 1 (7.14%) SQL DBA
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) Mainframe
2 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.14%) Oracle Licensing
2 1 (7.14%) PKI
2 1 (7.14%) User Experience
2 1 (7.14%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 8 (57.14%) Unix
2 6 (42.86%) Linux
3 4 (28.57%) Windows
4 3 (21.43%) AIX
5 2 (14.29%) Solaris
6 1 (7.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (35.71%) Service Management
2 4 (28.57%) Configuration Management
2 4 (28.57%) ITIL
3 3 (21.43%) Demand Forecasting
4 2 (14.29%) Business Continuity
4 2 (14.29%) High Availability
4 2 (14.29%) Incident Management
4 2 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (7.14%) Capacity Management
5 1 (7.14%) Data Management
5 1 (7.14%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (7.14%) ETL
5 1 (7.14%) Mentoring
5 1 (7.14%) Project Management
5 1 (7.14%) Service Design
5 1 (7.14%) Software Licensing
5 1 (7.14%) Virtual Environments
5 1 (7.14%) WFM
5 1 (7.14%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 2 (14.29%) Perl
1 2 (14.29%) Python
1 2 (14.29%) SQL
2 1 (7.14%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) BPSS Clearance
1 1 (7.14%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (21.43%) QA
2 1 (7.14%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (7.14%) Active Directory
2 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 1 (7.14%) Virtual Servers
2 1 (7.14%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 3 (21.43%) Oracle RMAN
2 2 (14.29%) SCOM
3 1 (7.14%) Cisco UCCX
3 1 (7.14%) Data Guard
3 1 (7.14%) Puppet
Vendors
1 6 (42.86%) VMware
2 4 (28.57%) Microsoft
3 3 (21.43%) Oracle
4 1 (7.14%) Cisco
4 1 (7.14%) Citrix
4 1 (7.14%) Cognizant
4 1 (7.14%) F5
4 1 (7.14%) Red Hat
4 1 (7.14%) Riverbed
4 1 (7.14%) Siemens
4 1 (7.14%) SolarWinds
4 1 (7.14%) Sonus
4 1 (7.14%) Teradata