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 1 October 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
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Capacity Management
Rank 127 116 118
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +2
Contract jobs citing Capacity Management 16 10 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.50% 0.39% 0.12%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.61% 0.50% 0.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 8 1
Median daily rate £453 £400 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.12% +3.89%
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £380 £380
% change year-on-year
+11.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £26.83
UK excluding London median hourly rate £11.00 £43.50 £47.50
% change year-on-year
-74.71% -8.42%
Capacity Management
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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
2604 2007 1929
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 81.73% 78.58% 74.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 1536 1166 1017
Median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 68 101 109
Median hourly rate £19.72 £31.44 £29.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-37.27% +5.68%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.35 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.00 £42.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £34.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-4.41% +30.76%

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 1 October 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 1 October 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 - 5 £340 -
Shropshire - 5 £620 -
Birmingham -5 4 £573 +4.09%
Solihull +2 1 - -
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Capacity Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 10 (38.46%) Service Management
1 10 (38.46%) Service Delivery
2 9 (34.62%) Finance
3 8 (30.77%) SQL Server
3 8 (30.77%) ITIL
4 7 (26.92%) SQL
4 7 (26.92%) SharePoint
5 6 (23.08%) Microsoft
5 6 (23.08%) Migration
5 6 (23.08%) Stakeholder Management
5 6 (23.08%) Supplier Management
5 6 (23.08%) Process Improvement
6 5 (19.23%) SQL Server 2012
6 5 (19.23%) SharePoint 2013
6 5 (19.23%) PerformancePoint
6 5 (19.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 5 (19.23%) Disaster Recovery
7 4 (15.38%) Risk Management
7 4 (15.38%) SLA
7 4 (15.38%) Microsoft Certification
7 4 (15.38%) Windows
7 4 (15.38%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (15.38%) Performance Monitoring
7 4 (15.38%) Change Control
7 4 (15.38%) Windows Server
8 3 (11.54%) DevOps
8 3 (11.54%) Robotics
8 3 (11.54%) Business Intelligence
8 3 (11.54%) Active Directory
8 3 (11.54%) Information Security

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 7 (26.92%) SharePoint
2 5 (19.23%) SharePoint 2013
3 2 (7.69%) Skype for Business
4 1 (3.85%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 2 (7.69%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.85%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.69%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.85%) DHCP
1 1 (3.85%) DNS
1 1 (3.85%) LAN
1 1 (3.85%) LDAP
1 1 (3.85%) Network Security
1 1 (3.85%) Skype
1 1 (3.85%) WAN
1 1 (3.85%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (30.77%) SQL Server
2 5 (19.23%) PerformancePoint
2 5 (19.23%) SQL Server 2012
2 5 (19.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (3.85%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 1 (3.85%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 9 (34.62%) Finance
2 1 (3.85%) Banking
2 1 (3.85%) Publishing
2 1 (3.85%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (34.62%) Service Manager
2 6 (23.08%) Administrator
3 5 (19.23%) Delivery Manager
3 5 (19.23%) Services Delivery Manager
3 5 (19.23%) SharePoint Administrator
4 3 (11.54%) Consultant
4 3 (11.54%) Vendor Manager
5 2 (7.69%) Architect
5 2 (7.69%) Platform Architect
5 2 (7.69%) Platform Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) Windows Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) Capacity Manager
6 1 (3.85%) DevOps Manager
6 1 (3.85%) Messaging Consultant
6 1 (3.85%) Senior PMO
6 1 (3.85%) Service Assurance Manager
6 1 (3.85%) Service Integration Manager
6 1 (3.85%) Service Management Manager
6 1 (3.85%) Stakeholder Manager
6 1 (3.85%) Windows Server Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.54%) Robotics
2 1 (3.85%) Client/Server
2 1 (3.85%) Clustering
2 1 (3.85%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 4 (15.38%) Windows
1 4 (15.38%) Windows Server
1 4 (15.38%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (3.85%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (3.85%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (38.46%) Service Delivery
1 10 (38.46%) Service Management
2 8 (30.77%) ITIL
3 6 (23.08%) Migration
3 6 (23.08%) Process Improvement
3 6 (23.08%) Stakeholder Management
3 6 (23.08%) Supplier Management
4 5 (19.23%) Disaster Recovery
5 4 (15.38%) Change Control
5 4 (15.38%) Performance Monitoring
5 4 (15.38%) Risk Management
6 3 (11.54%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (11.54%) DevOps
6 3 (11.54%) Information Security
7 2 (7.69%) High Availability
7 2 (7.69%) Performance Management
7 2 (7.69%) Performance Tuning
7 2 (7.69%) Problem Management
8 1 (3.85%) Capacity Planning
8 1 (3.85%) Performance Engineering
Programming Languages
1 7 (26.92%) SQL
2 1 (3.85%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (15.38%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (7.69%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (3.85%) CCIE
3 1 (3.85%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (15.38%) SLA
2 2 (7.69%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 3 (11.54%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Clustering
1 1 (3.85%) SCOM
Vendors
1 6 (23.08%) Microsoft
2 2 (7.69%) Fujitsu
3 1 (3.85%) CheckPoint
3 1 (3.85%) Cisco
3 1 (3.85%) Citrix
3 1 (3.85%) F5
3 1 (3.85%) Juniper
3 1 (3.85%) ServiceNow
3 1 (3.85%) VMware