The table below looks at the statistics for Capacity Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Capacity Management over the 3 months to 30 May 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
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Capacity Management
Rank 129 109 112
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +3
Contract jobs citing Capacity Management 10 17 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.35% 0.67% 0.21%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.43% 0.87% 0.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 10 4
Median daily rate £300 £356 £625
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.78% -43.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £286 £225 £425
10% offered a daily rate of more than £570 £562 £668
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £350 £376
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -6.97%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £26.00 -
% change year-on-year
+34.61% -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the West Midlands region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2323 1946 1781
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 81.71% 76.52% 75.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 1334 1209 935
Median daily rate £400 £375 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £260 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 51 90 112
Median hourly rate £18.50 £28.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-33.92% -20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £15.20 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £40.00 £37.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -

Capacity Management
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Midlands region citing Capacity Management as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Capacity Management Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Capacity Management
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Capacity Management Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Capacity Management
Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Capacity Management across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 30 May 2016.

Capacity Management Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

Capacity Management
Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Capacity Management Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Capacity Management
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Capacity Management within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 30 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Coventry -2 3 £286 -48.00%
Shropshire -37 3 £550 -17.29%
Warwickshire -5 2 £338 -17.17% 1
Birmingham -4 1 £600 +152.63%
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Capacity Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 30 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Capacity Management 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for Capacity Management.

1 5 (38.46%) ITIL
2 4 (30.77%) Active Directory
2 4 (30.77%) Service Delivery
2 4 (30.77%) Supplier Management
3 3 (23.08%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (23.08%) Finance
3 3 (23.08%) Windows
3 3 (23.08%) SQL Server
3 3 (23.08%) SLA
3 3 (23.08%) Robotics
3 3 (23.08%) Process Improvement
3 3 (23.08%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (23.08%) Performance Monitoring
3 3 (23.08%) Windows Server
4 2 (15.38%) Web Filtering
4 2 (15.38%) Service Management
4 2 (15.38%) Kalman Filter
4 2 (15.38%) Skype
4 2 (15.38%) Remote Desktop
4 2 (15.38%) SmoothWall
4 2 (15.38%) Skype for Business
4 2 (15.38%) Unified Communications
4 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
4 2 (15.38%) DNS
4 2 (15.38%) CRM
4 2 (15.38%) MS Exchange
4 2 (15.38%) WAP
4 2 (15.38%) PRINCE2
4 2 (15.38%) Citrix
4 2 (15.38%) LoadRunner

Capacity Management
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 2 (15.38%) MS Exchange
1 2 (15.38%) Skype for Business
2 1 (7.69%) Cloud Foundry
2 1 (7.69%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (7.69%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
1 1 (7.69%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (7.69%) Heroku
1 1 (7.69%) IaaS
1 1 (7.69%) PaaS
1 1 (7.69%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (15.38%) DNS
1 2 (15.38%) Remote Desktop
1 2 (15.38%) Skype
1 2 (15.38%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (23.08%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.69%) Big Data
2 1 (7.69%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 2 (15.38%) LoadRunner
General
1 3 (23.08%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (30.77%) Architect
1 4 (30.77%) Service Manager
2 2 (15.38%) Platform Architect
2 2 (15.38%) Platform Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) Server Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) Windows Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (7.69%) Administrator
3 1 (7.69%) Capacity Planner
3 1 (7.69%) Delivery Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Integration Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Performance Tester
3 1 (7.69%) Server Administrator
3 1 (7.69%) Service Integration Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Service Level Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Services Delivery Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Test Specialist
3 1 (7.69%) Tester
3 1 (7.69%) Windows Administrator
3 1 (7.69%) Windows Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (15.38%) WAP
2 1 (7.69%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) Robotics
2 2 (15.38%) PKI
3 1 (7.69%) Data Centre
3 1 (7.69%) VCE vBlock
Operating Systems
1 3 (23.08%) Windows
1 3 (23.08%) Windows Server
1 3 (23.08%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (7.69%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (38.46%) ITIL
2 4 (30.77%) Service Delivery
2 4 (30.77%) Supplier Management
3 3 (23.08%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (23.08%) Performance Monitoring
3 3 (23.08%) Process Improvement
4 2 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (15.38%) CRM
4 2 (15.38%) Kalman Filter
4 2 (15.38%) Load Balancing
4 2 (15.38%) PRINCE2
4 2 (15.38%) Service Management
4 2 (15.38%) Web Filtering
5 1 (7.69%) Change Control
5 1 (7.69%) Product Management
5 1 (7.69%) Project Management
5 1 (7.69%) Release Management
5 1 (7.69%) Risk Management
5 1 (7.69%) Robotic Automation
5 1 (7.69%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.69%) Java
1 1 (7.69%) PowerShell
1 1 (7.69%) Python
1 1 (7.69%) Ruby
1 1 (7.69%) SQL
1 1 (7.69%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) BPSS Clearance
1 1 (7.69%) EMC Certification
1 1 (7.69%) ISEB
1 1 (7.69%) ISTQB
1 1 (7.69%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
1 1 (7.69%) SC Cleared
1 1 (7.69%) Security Cleared
1 1 (7.69%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (23.08%) SLA
2 1 (7.69%) ISO 9001
2 1 (7.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 4 (30.77%) Active Directory
2 1 (7.69%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 2 (15.38%) SmoothWall
Vendors
1 2 (15.38%) Citrix
1 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.69%) EMC
2 1 (7.69%) Oracle
2 1 (7.69%) VMware