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 22 January 2017 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
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Capacity Management
England / West Midlands
Rank 114 114 105
Rank change year-on-year
0 -9
Contract jobs citing Capacity Management 6 6 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.25% 0.25% 0.38%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.32% 0.30% 0.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 2 5
Median daily rate £323 £423 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-23.66% -11.05%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £421 £448
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £425 £597
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £416
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -15.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £63.00 £42.00
% change year-on-year
-36.50% +50.00%

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
1865 1974 1529
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 79.06% 80.90% 72.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 1164 1080 911
Median daily rate £415 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.75% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £393
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +1.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 53 64 94
Median hourly rate £25.00 £20.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.04 £11.67 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £42.95 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +53.84%

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 22 January 2017.

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 22 January 2017. 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 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
Staffordshire - 3 £250 -
Shropshire +20 1 £395 -7.05%
Worcestershire - 1 £425 -
Capacity Management
England

Capacity Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 22 January 2017, 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 7 (35.00%) Service Management
2 6 (30.00%) SQL
3 5 (25.00%) Service Delivery
3 5 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 5 (25.00%) Process Improvement
4 4 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
4 4 (20.00%) Performance Monitoring
4 4 (20.00%) Migration
4 4 (20.00%) Finance
4 4 (20.00%) SharePoint
4 4 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (15.00%) ITIL
5 3 (15.00%) Microsoft
5 3 (15.00%) Local Government
5 3 (15.00%) Incident Management
5 3 (15.00%) Problem Management
5 3 (15.00%) Performance Management
5 3 (15.00%) DevOps
6 2 (10.00%) Mentoring
6 2 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (10.00%) SharePoint 2013
6 2 (10.00%) Root Cause Analysis
6 2 (10.00%) Office 365
6 2 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (10.00%) Fujitsu
6 2 (10.00%) Skype for Business
6 2 (10.00%) F5
6 2 (10.00%) High Availability
6 2 (10.00%) PerformancePoint
6 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure

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 4 (20.00%) SharePoint
2 2 (10.00%) SharePoint 2013
2 2 (10.00%) Skype for Business
3 1 (5.00%) IIS
3 1 (5.00%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 2 (10.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.00%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (10.00%) Office 365
2 1 (5.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.00%) WAN
2 1 (5.00%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (5.00%) Cisco ISE
2 1 (5.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (5.00%) DHCP
2 1 (5.00%) DMVPN
2 1 (5.00%) DNS
2 1 (5.00%) LAN
2 1 (5.00%) LDAP
2 1 (5.00%) MPLS
2 1 (5.00%) Network Security
2 1 (5.00%) Skype
2 1 (5.00%) VoIP
2 1 (5.00%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.00%) PerformancePoint
1 2 (10.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (10.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 4 (20.00%) Finance
2 3 (15.00%) Local Government
3 1 (5.00%) Banking
3 1 (5.00%) Publishing
3 1 (5.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (15.00%) Consultant
1 3 (15.00%) DBA
1 3 (15.00%) Delivery Manager
1 3 (15.00%) Service Manager
1 3 (15.00%) Services Delivery Manager
1 3 (15.00%) SQL DBA
2 2 (10.00%) Administrator
2 2 (10.00%) SharePoint Administrator
3 1 (5.00%) Capacity Manager
3 1 (5.00%) Commercial Manager
3 1 (5.00%) DevOps Manager
3 1 (5.00%) Head of Service Management
3 1 (5.00%) ITIL Service Management Specialist
3 1 (5.00%) Messaging Consultant
3 1 (5.00%) Network Operations Manager
3 1 (5.00%) Operations Manager
3 1 (5.00%) Senior PMO
3 1 (5.00%) Service Management Manager
3 1 (5.00%) Service Management Specialist
3 1 (5.00%) Stakeholder Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.00%) Client/Server
2 1 (5.00%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (35.00%) Service Management
2 5 (25.00%) Process Improvement
2 5 (25.00%) Service Delivery
2 5 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 4 (20.00%) Migration
3 4 (20.00%) Performance Monitoring
3 4 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
4 3 (15.00%) DevOps
4 3 (15.00%) Incident Management
4 3 (15.00%) ITIL
4 3 (15.00%) Performance Management
4 3 (15.00%) Problem Management
5 2 (10.00%) Business Analysis
5 2 (10.00%) Change Management
5 2 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (10.00%) CRM
5 2 (10.00%) High Availability
5 2 (10.00%) Mentoring
5 2 (10.00%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 6 (30.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (10.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (10.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (5.00%) CCIE
2 1 (5.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (5.00%) Degree
2 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (5.00%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (10.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (5.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 3 (15.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (10.00%) CheckPoint
2 2 (10.00%) Cisco
2 2 (10.00%) F5
2 2 (10.00%) Fujitsu
3 1 (5.00%) BMC
3 1 (5.00%) Citrix
3 1 (5.00%) Fortinet
3 1 (5.00%) Juniper
3 1 (5.00%) LANDesk
3 1 (5.00%) Remedy
3 1 (5.00%) ServiceNow
3 1 (5.00%) Sitecore
3 1 (5.00%) SolarWinds
3 1 (5.00%) VMware