The first table below looks at the demand 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 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the East of England region.

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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Capacity Management
Rank 136 115 130
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +15
Contract jobs citing Capacity Management 13 2 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.40% 0.087% 0.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.56% 0.13% 0.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 1 0
Average daily rate £425 £350 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.42% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £275 £401
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -31.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.07 £35.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-6.84% +102.85%
Processes & Methodologies Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2324 1582 2149
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 72.15% 68.60% 69.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 1318 870 1066
Average daily rate £400 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £245 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £361 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.02% -2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 147 120 198
Average hourly rate £35.00 £34.65 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.01% -1.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £16.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.75 £41.00 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.00
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +18.51%
Capacity Management
England

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
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 16 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Essex -8 12 £425 +21.42% 1
Hertfordshire - - - -
Bedfordshire - - - - 1
Capacity Management
England

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

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, 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 17 (68.00%) SQL
1 17 (68.00%) Linux
2 16 (64.00%) Oracle
2 16 (64.00%) AIX
2 16 (64.00%) Solaris
2 16 (64.00%) IBM
2 16 (64.00%) NetApp
2 16 (64.00%) Tivoli
2 16 (64.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 16 (64.00%) VMware ESX
3 15 (60.00%) Finance
4 11 (44.00%) Capacity Planning
5 5 (20.00%) Ethernet
6 4 (16.00%) Windows
7 3 (12.00%) Telecoms
7 3 (12.00%) Cramer
7 3 (12.00%) Broadband
7 3 (12.00%) Cisco
7 3 (12.00%) Internet
8 2 (8.00%) Thin Client
8 2 (8.00%) Citrix
8 2 (8.00%) VB
8 2 (8.00%) Fat Client
8 2 (8.00%) MPLS
9 1 (4.00%) Configuration Management
9 1 (4.00%) Project Management
9 1 (4.00%) 2G
9 1 (4.00%) Service Management
9 1 (4.00%) Change Management
9 1 (4.00%) ITSM

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

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, 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 1 (4.00%) ArchestrA
Applications
1 1 (4.00%) MS Office
1 1 (4.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 5 (20.00%) Ethernet
2 3 (12.00%) Broadband
2 3 (12.00%) Internet
3 2 (8.00%) MPLS
4 1 (4.00%) 2G
4 1 (4.00%) LTE
4 1 (4.00%) Radio Access Network
4 1 (4.00%) 3G
4 1 (4.00%) DWDM
4 1 (4.00%) SAN
4 1 (4.00%) IPv6
4 1 (4.00%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.00%) MS Access
General
1 15 (60.00%) Finance
2 3 (12.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (4.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 14 (56.00%) Analyst
2 13 (52.00%) Capacity Analyst
2 13 (52.00%) Capacity Management Analyst
3 4 (16.00%) Support Engineer
4 3 (12.00%) Provisioning Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) Network Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) Design Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) Security Analyst
6 1 (4.00%) Server Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) Server Support Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) Citrix Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) Systems Support Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) IT Security Analyst
6 1 (4.00%) Network Design Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) Windows Server Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) Windows Support Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) Windows Systems Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) Process Manager
6 1 (4.00%) Systems Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) Server Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.00%) .NET
1 1 (4.00%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.00%) Thin Client
1 2 (8.00%) Fat Client
2 1 (4.00%) AS400
2 1 (4.00%) iSeries
2 1 (4.00%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 17 (68.00%) Linux
2 16 (64.00%) AIX
2 16 (64.00%) Solaris
3 4 (16.00%) Windows
4 1 (4.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (4.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (44.00%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (4.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (4.00%) Project Management
2 1 (4.00%) Service Management
2 1 (4.00%) Change Management
2 1 (4.00%) ITSM
2 1 (4.00%) Network Design
2 1 (4.00%) Time Management
2 1 (4.00%) ITIL
2 1 (4.00%) OO
2 1 (4.00%) CRM
2 1 (4.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (4.00%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 17 (68.00%) SQL
2 2 (8.00%) VB
3 1 (4.00%) Java
3 1 (4.00%) PHP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 16 (64.00%) VMware ESX
2 1 (4.00%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 16 (64.00%) Tivoli
1 16 (64.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 1 (4.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 16 (64.00%) Oracle
1 16 (64.00%) IBM
1 16 (64.00%) NetApp
2 3 (12.00%) Cramer
2 3 (12.00%) Cisco
3 2 (8.00%) Citrix
4 1 (4.00%) Huawei
4 1 (4.00%) Wonderware
4 1 (4.00%) BMC
4 1 (4.00%) Red Hat
4 1 (4.00%) JD Edwards
4 1 (4.00%) Allen-Bradley