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 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Capacity Planning
Rank 71 73 76
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +3
Contract jobs citing Capacity Planning 18 5 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 1.19% 0.40% 0.11%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.62% 0.57% 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 2 1
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£325 £450 £175
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-27.77% +157.14%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £363
% change year-on-year
- -3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.00 £23.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
- +48.38%
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
1113 873 687
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 73.42% 70.46% 72.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 606 446 351
Average daily rate £375 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £250 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 38 42
Average hourly rate £16.61 £17.30 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.98% -1.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.69 £13.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £40.00 £77.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

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 22 May 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
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 Planning within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015. 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
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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 - -
Capacity Planning
North West

Capacity Planning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 17 (65.38%) Citrix
2 15 (57.69%) VMware
3 13 (50.00%) Service Delivery
3 13 (50.00%) ITIL
3 13 (50.00%) WAN
4 12 (46.15%) ITIL Certification
4 12 (46.15%) Cisco
4 12 (46.15%) Firewall
4 12 (46.15%) Migration
4 12 (46.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 11 (42.31%) PKI
5 11 (42.31%) QA
5 11 (42.31%) Network Security
5 11 (42.31%) Cisco ASA
5 11 (42.31%) Kaspersky
5 11 (42.31%) Kalman Filter
5 11 (42.31%) CheckPoint
5 11 (42.31%) SSL
6 10 (38.46%) Clearswift
6 10 (38.46%) SIEM
6 10 (38.46%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 10 (38.46%) Penetration Testing
7 9 (34.62%) CISMP
7 9 (34.62%) CCENT
7 9 (34.62%) CISM
7 9 (34.62%) CISSP
8 7 (26.92%) Oracle
9 5 (19.23%) EMC
9 5 (19.23%) Windows
9 5 (19.23%) Microsoft

Capacity Planning
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 (15.38%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 1 (3.85%) MS Visio
1 1 (3.85%) MS Project
1 1 (3.85%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (3.85%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 5 (19.23%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 13 (50.00%) WAN
2 12 (46.15%) Firewall
3 11 (42.31%) Network Security
3 11 (42.31%) Cisco ASA
3 11 (42.31%) SSL
4 3 (11.54%) LAN
5 2 (7.69%) VPN
6 1 (3.85%) DWDM
6 1 (3.85%) MPLS
6 1 (3.85%) OSPF
6 1 (3.85%) BGP
6 1 (3.85%) ISDN
6 1 (3.85%) TCP/IP
6 1 (3.85%) SAN
6 1 (3.85%) xDSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (15.38%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 3 (11.54%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 3 (11.54%) JIRA
General
1 3 (11.54%) Local Government
1 3 (11.54%) Banking
2 2 (7.69%) Finance
2 2 (7.69%) Manufacturing
3 1 (3.85%) Back Office
3 1 (3.85%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.85%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 15 (57.69%) Analyst
2 8 (30.77%) Security Analyst
3 7 (26.92%) Technical Analyst
3 7 (26.92%) Architect
4 4 (15.38%) Solutions Architect
5 3 (11.54%) Network Analyst
5 3 (11.54%) Test Analyst
5 3 (11.54%) Performance Test Analyst
5 3 (11.54%) Performance Analyst
6 2 (7.69%) Citrix Analyst
6 2 (7.69%) Lead Architect
6 2 (7.69%) Network Security Analyst
6 2 (7.69%) Technical Security Analyst
6 2 (7.69%) Network Engineer
7 1 (3.85%) Design Engineer
7 1 (3.85%) Network Security Engineer
7 1 (3.85%) Support Analyst
7 1 (3.85%) Network Support Analyst
7 1 (3.85%) Consultant
7 1 (3.85%) IT Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (11.54%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 11 (42.31%) PKI
2 2 (7.69%) Life Science
3 1 (3.85%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (19.23%) Windows
2 3 (11.54%) Linux
3 2 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (7.69%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (3.85%) Solaris
4 1 (3.85%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (50.00%) Service Delivery
1 13 (50.00%) ITIL
2 12 (46.15%) Migration
3 11 (42.31%) Kalman Filter
4 10 (38.46%) SIEM
4 10 (38.46%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 10 (38.46%) Penetration Testing
5 3 (11.54%) Stress Testing
5 3 (11.54%) Test Scripting
5 3 (11.54%) Data Protection
5 3 (11.54%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (11.54%) Test Automation
5 3 (11.54%) V-Model
5 3 (11.54%) Test Strategy
5 3 (11.54%) Line Management
5 3 (11.54%) Performance Engineering
6 1 (3.85%) Workflow
6 1 (3.85%) Project Management
6 1 (3.85%) Network Design
6 1 (3.85%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 3 (11.54%) Java
1 3 (11.54%) SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (46.15%) ITIL Certification
2 9 (34.62%) CISMP
2 9 (34.62%) CCENT
2 9 (34.62%) CISM
2 9 (34.62%) CISSP
3 4 (15.38%) Security Cleared
4 3 (11.54%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (11.54%) DV Cleared
5 2 (7.69%) CCEE
5 2 (7.69%) CCAA
5 2 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (7.69%) CCA
5 2 (7.69%) Citrix Certification
5 2 (7.69%) CCIE
5 2 (7.69%) MCSE
6 1 (3.85%) CCNP
6 1 (3.85%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (46.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 11 (42.31%) QA
System Software
1 4 (15.38%) Hyper-V
1 4 (15.38%) Xen
1 4 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (15.38%) Microsoft App-V
2 2 (7.69%) XenApp
2 2 (7.69%) Citrix Presentation Server
2 2 (7.69%) MetaFrame
2 2 (7.69%) Active Directory
3 1 (3.85%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 4 (15.38%) SCCM
2 3 (11.54%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (3.85%) Tivoli
3 1 (3.85%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 17 (65.38%) Citrix
2 15 (57.69%) VMware
3 12 (46.15%) Cisco
4 11 (42.31%) Kaspersky
4 11 (42.31%) CheckPoint
5 10 (38.46%) Clearswift
6 7 (26.92%) Oracle
7 5 (19.23%) EMC
7 5 (19.23%) Microsoft
8 4 (15.38%) SAP
8 4 (15.38%) Lotus
9 2 (7.69%) AppSense
10 1 (3.85%) Red Hat
10 1 (3.85%) IBM
10 1 (3.85%) Juniper
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