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 28 September 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
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Capacity Planning
Rank 105 97 83
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -14
Contract jobs citing Capacity Planning 7 4 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.38% 0.21% 0.44%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.47% 0.27% 0.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 3
Median daily rate £413 £350 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.85% +16.66%
UK excluding London median daily rate £391 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £22.50 £46.75
% change year-on-year
+24.44% -51.87%
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
1505 1490 1050
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 82.24% 79.38% 77.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 943 891 654
Median daily rate £400 £390 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.56% +11.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £241
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £505 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 33 29
Median hourly rate £15.00 £33.64 £14.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-55.41% +136.07%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.58 £12.35 £11.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.20 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £33.64 £26.25
% change year-on-year
-3.38% +28.15%

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
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 28 September 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 5 (38.46%) ITIL
1 5 (38.46%) Service Management
2 4 (30.77%) Configuration Management
2 4 (30.77%) Unix
2 4 (30.77%) QA
3 3 (23.08%) Demand Forecasting
3 3 (23.08%) Windows
3 3 (23.08%) AIX
3 3 (23.08%) Project Management
3 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
3 3 (23.08%) VMware
3 3 (23.08%) Mainframe
4 2 (15.38%) Cisco
4 2 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (15.38%) Risk Management
4 2 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (15.38%) Business Continuity
4 2 (15.38%) PRINCE2
4 2 (15.38%) Citrix
4 2 (15.38%) Linux
4 2 (15.38%) APMP
4 2 (15.38%) Retail
4 2 (15.38%) Jenkins
4 2 (15.38%) PKI
4 2 (15.38%) Incident Management
4 2 (15.38%) JIRA
4 2 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (7.69%) PowerShell
5 1 (7.69%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (7.69%) Kaspersky

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 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (7.69%) MS Exchange
1 1 (7.69%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (7.69%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (7.69%) DNS
1 1 (7.69%) Firewall
1 1 (7.69%) LAN
1 1 (7.69%) MPLS
1 1 (7.69%) Network Security
1 1 (7.69%) PBX
1 1 (7.69%) Skype
1 1 (7.69%) Spanning Tree
1 1 (7.69%) SSL
1 1 (7.69%) Unified Communications
1 1 (7.69%) VLAN
1 1 (7.69%) VoIP
1 1 (7.69%) VPLS
1 1 (7.69%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (7.69%) Ingres
1 1 (7.69%) Oracle Database
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Jenkins
1 2 (15.38%) JIRA
General
1 2 (15.38%) Retail
2 1 (7.69%) Back Office
2 1 (7.69%) Banking
2 1 (7.69%) Finance
2 1 (7.69%) Front Office
2 1 (7.69%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 4 (30.77%) Environment Manager
2 3 (23.08%) Analyst
2 3 (23.08%) Test Environment Manager
2 3 (23.08%) Test Manager
3 2 (15.38%) Architect
3 2 (15.38%) Project Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Agile Project Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Banking Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Business Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Business Intelligence Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Cisco Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Database Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) ICT Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Linux Specialist
4 1 (7.69%) Network Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Security Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Service Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Software Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) Mainframe
2 2 (15.38%) PKI
3 1 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (7.69%) Life Science
3 1 (7.69%) User Experience
3 1 (7.69%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 4 (30.77%) Unix
2 3 (23.08%) AIX
2 3 (23.08%) Windows
3 2 (15.38%) Linux
4 1 (7.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (38.46%) ITIL
1 5 (38.46%) Service Management
2 4 (30.77%) Configuration Management
3 3 (23.08%) Demand Forecasting
3 3 (23.08%) Project Management
4 2 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (15.38%) Business Continuity
4 2 (15.38%) Incident Management
4 2 (15.38%) PRINCE2
4 2 (15.38%) Risk Management
4 2 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (7.69%) Data Management
5 1 (7.69%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (7.69%) ETL
5 1 (7.69%) Penetration Testing
5 1 (7.69%) Service Delivery
5 1 (7.69%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 1 (7.69%) WFM
5 1 (7.69%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.69%) PowerShell
1 1 (7.69%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (15.38%) APMP
2 1 (7.69%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (7.69%) CCENT
2 1 (7.69%) CESG Certified Professional
2 1 (7.69%) CISM
2 1 (7.69%) CISMP
2 1 (7.69%) CISSP
2 1 (7.69%) CLAS
2 1 (7.69%) DBS Check
2 1 (7.69%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (7.69%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (30.77%) QA
2 1 (7.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (7.69%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (7.69%) Active Directory
2 1 (7.69%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) Cisco UCCX
1 1 (7.69%) Oracle RMAN
1 1 (7.69%) Puppet
1 1 (7.69%) SCOM
1 1 (7.69%) SmoothWall
Vendors
1 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
1 3 (23.08%) VMware
2 2 (15.38%) Cisco
2 2 (15.38%) Citrix
3 1 (7.69%) CheckPoint
3 1 (7.69%) Clearswift
3 1 (7.69%) Cognizant
3 1 (7.69%) F5
3 1 (7.69%) Kaspersky
3 1 (7.69%) Oracle
3 1 (7.69%) Red Hat
3 1 (7.69%) Riverbed
3 1 (7.69%) Siemens
3 1 (7.69%) SolarWinds
3 1 (7.69%) Sonus
3 1 (7.69%) Tableau
3 1 (7.69%) Teradata