The table below looks at the statistics for Capacity Planning skills in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Capacity Planning over the 3 months to 30 June 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
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Capacity Planning
Rank 123 115 113
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -2
Contract jobs citing Capacity Planning 31 20 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.83% 0.65% 0.61%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.09% 0.89% 0.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 9 7
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£350 £285 £343
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.80% -16.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £239 £178
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £405 £459
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £363 £375
% change year-on-year
-3.44% -3.33%
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%
Capacity Planning
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the North West region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2840 2245 1769
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 76.43% 73.25% 72.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 1692 1193 864
Average daily rate £388 £388 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +10.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £265 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 116 97 84
Average hourly rate £33.00 £27.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% +44.73%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £15.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.80 £45.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £30.50
% change year-on-year
- -1.63%

Capacity Planning
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

Capacity Planning Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Capacity Planning
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Capacity Planning Daily Rate Trend in the North West

Capacity Planning
Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Capacity Planning across the North West region over the 3 months to 30 June 2015.

Capacity Planning Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

Capacity Planning
Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

Capacity Planning Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

Capacity Planning
Contract Job Locations in the North West

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 North West region over the 3 months to 30 June 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
Manchester 0 18 £350 +16.66% 5
Cheshire -11 6 £425 +42.85% 5
Merseyside -13 6 £300 -29.41% 1
Lancashire - 1 £325 -
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England

Capacity Planning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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 32 (53.33%) Migration
2 31 (51.67%) VMware
2 31 (51.67%) Citrix
3 30 (50.00%) Oracle
4 23 (38.33%) Oracle Database
5 20 (33.33%) SCCM
5 20 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
5 20 (33.33%) Microsoft
6 19 (31.67%) EMC
6 19 (31.67%) Office 365
7 18 (30.00%) Hyper-V
7 18 (30.00%) Xen
7 18 (30.00%) Lotus
7 18 (30.00%) SAP
7 18 (30.00%) IBM Notes
7 18 (30.00%) Microsoft App-V
8 17 (28.33%) WAN
8 17 (28.33%) Data Centre
9 15 (25.00%) Service Delivery
10 13 (21.67%) ITIL
11 12 (20.00%) Cisco
11 12 (20.00%) ITIL Certification
11 12 (20.00%) Local Government
11 12 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
11 12 (20.00%) Data Protection
12 11 (18.33%) Network Security
12 11 (18.33%) Cisco ASA
12 11 (18.33%) Kaspersky
12 11 (18.33%) QA
12 11 (18.33%) Security Patching

Capacity Planning
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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 18 (30.00%) IBM Notes
2 3 (5.00%) SharePoint
2 3 (5.00%) WebSphere Application Server
2 3 (5.00%) JBoss
2 3 (5.00%) WebSphere
3 1 (1.67%) SAS
Applications
1 3 (5.00%) MS Office
1 3 (5.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (1.67%) MS Project
2 1 (1.67%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.67%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (6.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 19 (31.67%) Office 365
2 1 (1.67%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (28.33%) WAN
2 11 (18.33%) SSL
2 11 (18.33%) Firewall
2 11 (18.33%) Network Security
2 11 (18.33%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (3.33%) VPN
3 2 (3.33%) DNS
3 2 (3.33%) LAN
4 1 (1.67%) ISDN
4 1 (1.67%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.67%) SAN
4 1 (1.67%) DWDM
4 1 (1.67%) MPLS
4 1 (1.67%) OSPF
4 1 (1.67%) BGP
4 1 (1.67%) xDSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (38.33%) Oracle Database
2 5 (8.33%) Oracle Database 10g
2 5 (8.33%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (1.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (1.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.67%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.67%) DB2
3 1 (1.67%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.67%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 1 (1.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (1.67%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (1.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 3 (5.00%) JIRA
1 3 (5.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (1.67%) Visual Studio
General
1 12 (20.00%) Local Government
2 6 (10.00%) Finance
3 5 (8.33%) Manufacturing
3 5 (8.33%) Pharmaceutical
4 3 (5.00%) Banking
5 1 (1.67%) Multimedia
5 1 (1.67%) Back Office
5 1 (1.67%) Electronics
5 1 (1.67%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 24 (40.00%) Architect
2 18 (30.00%) Analyst
2 18 (30.00%) Solutions Architect
3 8 (13.33%) Security Analyst
4 7 (11.67%) Technical Analyst
5 6 (10.00%) Performance Analyst
5 6 (10.00%) DBA
6 5 (8.33%) Administrator
7 4 (6.67%) Infrastructure Architect
8 3 (5.00%) Performance Test Analyst
8 3 (5.00%) Lead Architect
8 3 (5.00%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
8 3 (5.00%) Network Analyst
8 3 (5.00%) Consultant
8 3 (5.00%) Test Analyst
9 2 (3.33%) Network Engineer
9 2 (3.33%) Portfolio Analyst
9 2 (3.33%) Citrix Analyst
9 2 (3.33%) Network Security Analyst
9 2 (3.33%) Technical Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (6.67%) .NET
2 1 (1.67%) ASP.NET
2 1 (1.67%) Web Services
2 1 (1.67%) XML
2 1 (1.67%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 17 (28.33%) Data Centre
2 11 (18.33%) PKI
3 4 (6.67%) Life Science
4 1 (1.67%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.67%) Data Structures
4 1 (1.67%) DTV
4 1 (1.67%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.67%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 10 (16.67%) Linux
2 7 (11.67%) Windows
3 3 (5.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (3.33%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (3.33%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (3.33%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.67%) Solaris
5 1 (1.67%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (53.33%) Migration
2 15 (25.00%) Service Delivery
3 13 (21.67%) ITIL
4 12 (20.00%) Data Protection
5 11 (18.33%) Kalman Filter
5 11 (18.33%) Security Patching
6 10 (16.67%) SIEM
6 10 (16.67%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 10 (16.67%) Penetration Testing
7 7 (11.67%) Performance Tuning
8 5 (8.33%) Database Security
8 5 (8.33%) Database Tuning
8 5 (8.33%) Data Migration
8 5 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
8 5 (8.33%) Change Management
8 5 (8.33%) Security Management
8 5 (8.33%) Patch Management
9 4 (6.67%) Performance Testing
9 4 (6.67%) Performance Engineering
10 3 (5.00%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 7 (11.67%) Java
2 5 (8.33%) Shell Script
2 5 (8.33%) SQL
3 1 (1.67%) T-SQL
3 1 (1.67%) VBScript
3 1 (1.67%) VB.NET
3 1 (1.67%) REXX
3 1 (1.67%) C#
3 1 (1.67%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 12 (20.00%) ITIL Certification
2 9 (15.00%) CISM
2 9 (15.00%) CISMP
2 9 (15.00%) CCENT
2 9 (15.00%) CISSP
3 8 (13.33%) Security Cleared
4 3 (5.00%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (5.00%) DV Cleared
5 2 (3.33%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (3.33%) CCEE
5 2 (3.33%) CCAA
5 2 (3.33%) SC Cleared
5 2 (3.33%) MCSE
5 2 (3.33%) CCIE
5 2 (3.33%) CCA
5 2 (3.33%) Citrix Certification
6 1 (1.67%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 11 (18.33%) QA
3 2 (3.33%) SLA
System Software
1 20 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 18 (30.00%) Hyper-V
2 18 (30.00%) Microsoft App-V
2 18 (30.00%) Xen
3 5 (8.33%) Oracle RAC
4 2 (3.33%) Citrix Presentation Server
4 2 (3.33%) XenApp
4 2 (3.33%) Active Directory
4 2 (3.33%) MetaFrame
5 1 (1.67%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 20 (33.33%) SCCM
2 5 (8.33%) Oracle RMAN
3 3 (5.00%) HP Quality Center
4 2 (3.33%) Puppet
4 2 (3.33%) SCOM
5 1 (1.67%) OMEGAMON
5 1 (1.67%) Tivoli
5 1 (1.67%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 31 (51.67%) Citrix
1 31 (51.67%) VMware
2 30 (50.00%) Oracle
3 20 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 19 (31.67%) EMC
5 18 (30.00%) SAP
5 18 (30.00%) Lotus
6 12 (20.00%) Cisco
7 11 (18.33%) CheckPoint
7 11 (18.33%) Kaspersky
8 10 (16.67%) Clearswift
9 2 (3.33%) ServiceNow
9 2 (3.33%) AppSense
9 2 (3.33%) Curam
10 1 (1.67%) Red Hat
10 1 (1.67%) IBM
10 1 (1.67%) Business Objects
10 1 (1.67%) Juniper
10 1 (1.67%) Informatica
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