The table below looks at the statistics for Capacity Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Capacity Management over the 3 months to 29 April 2016 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.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Capacity Management
Rank 112 131 129
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -2
Contract jobs citing Capacity Management 12 2 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.47% 0.075% 0.39%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.61% 0.098% 0.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 2 10
Average daily rate £348 £350 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.71% -17.64%
UK excluding London average daily rate £362 £375 £376
% change year-on-year
-3.46% -0.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.50 £28.00 £33.07
% change year-on-year
+26.78% -15.33%
Capacity Management
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 East of England region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1971 2034 2339
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 77.69% 76.38% 76.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 1171 1151 1327
Average daily rate £425 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 115 148 139
Average hourly rate £27.50 £33.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% -5.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £12.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £42.50 £44.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £30.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+18.03% -3.17%

Capacity Management
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

Capacity Management Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Capacity Management
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Capacity Management Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

Capacity Management
Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Capacity Management across the East of England region over the 3 months to 29 April 2016.

Capacity Management Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

Capacity Management
Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Capacity Management Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

Capacity Management
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Capacity Management within the East of England region over the 3 months to 29 April 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Essex - 7 £348 -
Hertfordshire +10 4 £475 +35.71%
Suffolk - 1 - -
Capacity Management
England

Capacity Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the East of England region citing Capacity Management 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 Management.

1 8 (42.11%) Configuration Management
2 7 (36.84%) Windows Server 2003
2 7 (36.84%) .NET
2 7 (36.84%) IIS
2 7 (36.84%) Classic ASP
2 7 (36.84%) Windows
2 7 (36.84%) HTTP
2 7 (36.84%) SharePoint
2 7 (36.84%) Network Load Balancing
2 7 (36.84%) Windows Server 2012
3 6 (31.58%) WCF
3 6 (31.58%) Continuous Improvement
3 6 (31.58%) VMware
3 6 (31.58%) TCP/IP
3 6 (31.58%) Service Delivery
4 5 (26.32%) LAN
4 5 (26.32%) WAN
5 4 (21.05%) MS Excel
5 4 (21.05%) Solaris
5 4 (21.05%) ITIL
5 4 (21.05%) Oracle
5 4 (21.05%) SQL
5 4 (21.05%) VBA
5 4 (21.05%) Bash Shell
5 4 (21.05%) Performance Testing
5 4 (21.05%) Root Cause Analysis
5 4 (21.05%) Non-Functional Testing
5 4 (21.05%) Oracle Database
5 4 (21.05%) Performance Tuning
5 4 (21.05%) Analytical Skills

Capacity Management
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the East of England region citing Capacity Management 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 Management. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (36.84%) IIS
1 7 (36.84%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (21.05%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 7 (36.84%) HTTP
2 6 (31.58%) TCP/IP
3 5 (26.32%) LAN
3 5 (26.32%) WAN
4 2 (10.53%) Junos
5 1 (5.26%) Firewall
5 1 (5.26%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (21.05%) Oracle Database
2 2 (10.53%) Oracle Reports
General
1 2 (10.53%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (36.84%) Applications Support
2 4 (21.05%) Analyst
2 4 (21.05%) Web Applications Support
3 2 (10.53%) Applications Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) Applications Support Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) Capacity Analyst
3 2 (10.53%) Capacity and Performance Specialist
3 2 (10.53%) Network Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) Performance Specialist
3 2 (10.53%) Solaris Specialist
3 2 (10.53%) Support Analyst
3 2 (10.53%) Support Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) Support Manager
3 2 (10.53%) Systems Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) Systems Support
3 2 (10.53%) Systems Support Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) Technical Manager
3 2 (10.53%) Technical Support
3 2 (10.53%) Technical Support Manager
4 1 (5.26%) Infrastructure Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (36.84%) .NET
1 7 (36.84%) Classic ASP
2 6 (31.58%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 4 (21.05%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (10.53%) Data Centre
2 2 (10.53%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 7 (36.84%) Windows
1 7 (36.84%) Windows Server 2003
1 7 (36.84%) Windows Server 2012
2 4 (21.05%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (42.11%) Configuration Management
2 7 (36.84%) Network Load Balancing
3 6 (31.58%) Continuous Improvement
3 6 (31.58%) Service Delivery
4 4 (21.05%) ITIL
4 4 (21.05%) Non-Functional Testing
4 4 (21.05%) Performance Testing
4 4 (21.05%) Performance Tuning
4 4 (21.05%) Root Cause Analysis
5 3 (15.79%) Change Control
5 3 (15.79%) Trend Analysis
5 3 (15.79%) Validation
6 2 (10.53%) Line Management
6 2 (10.53%) Patch Management
6 2 (10.53%) Problem Management
6 2 (10.53%) Supplier Management
7 1 (5.26%) Capacity Planning
7 1 (5.26%) Network Design
7 1 (5.26%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (21.05%) Bash Shell
1 4 (21.05%) SQL
1 4 (21.05%) VBA
Qualifications
1 3 (15.79%) JNCIA
1 3 (15.79%) JNCIE
1 3 (15.79%) JNCIP
1 3 (15.79%) JNCIS
2 2 (10.53%) SC Cleared
2 2 (10.53%) Security Cleared
3 1 (5.26%) CCNA
3 1 (5.26%) CCNP
3 1 (5.26%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 6 (31.58%) VMware
2 4 (21.05%) Oracle
3 3 (15.79%) Juniper
4 2 (10.53%) Cisco