The table below looks at the statistics for Capacity Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the 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 22 May 2015 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.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Capacity Management
Rank 370 370 338
Rank change year-on-year
0 -32
Contract jobs citing Capacity Management 216 187 194
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.44% 0.39% 0.46%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.57% 0.52% 0.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 117 135 138
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£400 £425 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £264 £293 £264
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £373 £275
% change year-on-year
-6.04% +35.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 1
Average hourly rate £26.00 - £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 - £40.00
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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 England region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
37734 36043 31566
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 76.70% 75.13% 74.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 24299 23133 19378
Average daily rate £418 £400 £420
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.37% -4.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1098 1110 988
Average hourly rate £27.50 £29.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.17% -10.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.50 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £47.50 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

Capacity Management
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Capacity Management Jobs Demand Trend in England

Capacity Management
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Capacity Management Daily Rate Trend in England

Capacity Management
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Capacity Management across the England region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

Capacity Management Daily Rate Histogram in England

Capacity Management
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Capacity Management Hourly Rate Trend in England

Capacity Management
Contract Job Locations in 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 England region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015. 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
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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
London -24 73 £475 +5.55% 15
South East +22 72 £395 -4.24% 15
West Midlands +3 17 £356 -43.00%
Yorkshire -2 15 £265 -51.81% 3
North West -27 12 £393 -28.63% 2
East of England +13 9 £350 -17.64% 8
South West -3 9 £325 -7.80% 8
East Midlands -13 6 - - 3
North East -9 2 £495 +102.04% 1
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Capacity Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the 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.

1 137 (36.93%) Windows
2 118 (31.81%) ITIL
3 106 (28.57%) Linux
4 89 (23.99%) SQL
5 80 (21.56%) Oracle
5 80 (21.56%) Microsoft
6 78 (21.02%) Problem Management
7 68 (18.33%) Finance
8 63 (16.98%) Release Management
9 62 (16.71%) UNIX
10 60 (16.17%) SAN
10 60 (16.17%) Change Management
11 57 (15.36%) Service Management
12 55 (14.82%) Project Management
12 55 (14.82%) Cisco
13 54 (14.56%) Firewall
14 52 (14.02%) Red Hat
15 51 (13.75%) Python
16 49 (13.21%) SQL Server
17 47 (12.67%) Incident Management
18 46 (12.40%) VMware
19 45 (12.13%) Configuration Management
19 45 (12.13%) MS Excel
20 41 (11.05%) Security Cleared
21 40 (10.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
21 40 (10.78%) HP
22 39 (10.51%) SLA
22 39 (10.51%) Analytical Skills
23 38 (10.24%) VMware Infrastructure
24 37 (9.97%) Performance Management

Capacity Management
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the 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 34 (9.16%) Apache
1 34 (9.16%) IIS
2 26 (7.01%) Tomcat
3 12 (3.23%) SharePoint
4 11 (2.96%) Lync
5 9 (2.43%) WebSphere
6 8 (2.16%) WebLogic
6 8 (2.16%) WebSphere Application Server
7 7 (1.89%) Oracle Workflow
7 7 (1.89%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 5 (1.35%) OpenStack
9 4 (1.08%) OpenEdge
9 4 (1.08%) MS Exchange
10 3 (0.81%) Office Communications Server
11 2 (0.54%) SharePoint 2013
11 2 (0.54%) ArchestrA
11 2 (0.54%) MQSeries
12 1 (0.27%) Oracle Application Server
12 1 (0.27%) nginx
12 1 (0.27%) MindAlign
Applications
1 45 (12.13%) MS Excel
2 29 (7.82%) MS Office
3 17 (4.58%) MS PowerPoint
4 6 (1.62%) MS Visio
5 4 (1.08%) MS Project
6 1 (0.27%) ProjectWise
6 1 (0.27%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 8 (2.16%) Oracle Applications
1 8 (2.16%) RMDS
2 7 (1.89%) Oracle EBS R12
2 7 (1.89%) Oracle EBS
3 6 (1.62%) ION MarketView
4 3 (0.81%) Eikon
5 1 (0.27%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 14 (3.77%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (3.23%) PaaS
3 11 (2.96%) IaaS
4 7 (1.89%) AWS CloudFormation
4 7 (1.89%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 6 (1.62%) Microsoft Azure
6 3 (0.81%) Office 365
7 2 (0.54%) Azure Active Directory
8 1 (0.27%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (0.27%) Route 53
8 1 (0.27%) Amazon EC2
8 1 (0.27%) Amazon S3
8 1 (0.27%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 60 (16.17%) SAN
2 54 (14.56%) Firewall
3 33 (8.89%) LAN
4 29 (7.82%) DNS
5 26 (7.01%) WAN
6 24 (6.47%) NAS
7 20 (5.39%) DHCP
8 19 (5.12%) TCP/IP
9 16 (4.31%) VPN
10 15 (4.04%) LDAP
11 14 (3.77%) SMTP
11 14 (3.77%) BIG-IP
12 13 (3.50%) VoIP
12 13 (3.50%) Multicast
13 11 (2.96%) SSH
13 11 (2.96%) iSCSI
14 10 (2.70%) FTP
15 9 (2.43%) Network Security
15 9 (2.43%) Internet
15 9 (2.43%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (13.21%) SQL Server
2 34 (9.16%) Oracle Database
3 16 (4.31%) Oracle Database 11g
4 14 (3.77%) Data Warehouse
5 12 (3.23%) Oracle Database 10g
6 10 (2.70%) MS Access
7 7 (1.89%) Oracle BI EE
8 6 (1.62%) Relational Database
9 5 (1.35%) RDBMS
9 5 (1.35%) Hadoop
10 4 (1.08%) Big Data
10 4 (1.08%) Oracle9i Database
11 3 (0.81%) DB2
12 2 (0.54%) Oracle Database 12c
12 2 (0.54%) SAP HANA
12 2 (0.54%) OLAP
12 2 (0.54%) MySQL
12 2 (0.54%) Oracle Reports
12 2 (0.54%) Data Mining
12 2 (0.54%) Oracle8/8i Database
Development Applications
1 21 (5.66%) Jenkins
2 20 (5.39%) Ant
2 20 (5.39%) Git (software)
2 20 (5.39%) Maven
3 19 (5.12%) Subversion
4 18 (4.85%) JIRA
5 16 (4.31%) Gradle
5 16 (4.31%) MSBuild
5 16 (4.31%) Mercurial
5 16 (4.31%) TeamCity
6 10 (2.70%) JMeter
7 8 (2.16%) Introscope
8 3 (0.81%) LoadRunner
9 2 (0.54%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 2 (0.54%) Toad
10 1 (0.27%) Rational Performance Tester
10 1 (0.27%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 1 (0.27%) VSS/SourceSafe
10 1 (0.27%) PowerBuilder
10 1 (0.27%) ERwin
General
1 68 (18.33%) Finance
2 20 (5.39%) Banking
3 17 (4.58%) Telecoms
4 14 (3.77%) Front Office
5 9 (2.43%) Back Office
6 7 (1.89%) Investment Banking
6 7 (1.89%) Billing
7 6 (1.62%) Manufacturing
7 6 (1.62%) Retail
8 3 (0.81%) Legal
8 3 (0.81%) Aerospace
9 2 (0.54%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.27%) Local Government
10 1 (0.27%) German Language
10 1 (0.27%) Law
10 1 (0.27%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 52 (14.02%) Analyst
2 37 (9.97%) Administrator
3 30 (8.09%) Systems Administrator
3 30 (8.09%) Service Manager
4 25 (6.74%) DBA
5 22 (5.93%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 18 (4.85%) Architect
6 18 (4.85%) Capacity Analyst
7 16 (4.31%) Consultant
7 16 (4.31%) Applications Support
8 14 (3.77%) Technical Manager
9 13 (3.50%) Oracle DBA
9 13 (3.50%) Delivery Manager
9 13 (3.50%) Project Manager
10 12 (3.23%) Support Engineer
10 12 (3.23%) Infrastructure Manager
11 11 (2.96%) Services Delivery Manager
11 11 (2.96%) Network Engineer
12 10 (2.70%) Capacity Planner
12 10 (2.70%) Operations Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (7.55%) .NET
2 26 (7.01%) Rendezvous
3 16 (4.31%) Django
4 13 (3.50%) Middleware
5 9 (2.43%) Web Services
6 8 (2.16%) Java EE
7 7 (1.89%) FIX Protocol
8 3 (0.81%) boto
9 2 (0.54%) Flash
9 2 (0.54%) .NET Framework
9 2 (0.54%) XMPP
10 1 (0.27%) SAP Basis
10 1 (0.27%) Oracle Fusion
10 1 (0.27%) ASP.NET
10 1 (0.27%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 39 (10.51%) Analytical Skills
2 25 (6.74%) Fixed Income
3 23 (6.20%) Management Information System
4 17 (4.58%) Clustering
5 11 (2.96%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 11 (2.96%) Replication
6 9 (2.43%) Open Source
7 8 (2.16%) Client/Server
7 8 (2.16%) Computer Science
8 7 (1.89%) Eurex
9 6 (1.62%) Statistics
10 5 (1.35%) Derivative
10 5 (1.35%) Equity Derivative
10 5 (1.35%) Equities
10 5 (1.35%) Fat Client
10 5 (1.35%) Thin Client
10 5 (1.35%) Enterprise Storage
11 4 (1.08%) Private Cloud
11 4 (1.08%) Hybrid Cloud
11 4 (1.08%) Symmetrix DMX
Operating Systems
1 137 (36.93%) Windows
2 106 (28.57%) Linux
3 62 (16.71%) UNIX
4 40 (10.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 21 (5.66%) Windows Server 2003
6 19 (5.12%) Windows Server 2008
6 19 (5.12%) Solaris
6 19 (5.12%) Windows Server 2012
7 11 (2.96%) Ubuntu
7 11 (2.96%) CentOS
8 10 (2.70%) HPUX
9 7 (1.89%) Windows 7
10 5 (1.35%) AIX
10 5 (1.35%) Windows 8
11 4 (1.08%) Windows 2000
11 4 (1.08%) Windows NT
12 3 (0.81%) VME
12 3 (0.81%) VMS
13 1 (0.27%) Windows 2000 Server
13 1 (0.27%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 118 (31.81%) ITIL
2 78 (21.02%) Problem Management
3 63 (16.98%) Release Management
4 60 (16.17%) Change Management
5 57 (15.36%) Service Management
6 55 (14.82%) Project Management
7 47 (12.67%) Incident Management
8 45 (12.13%) Configuration Management
9 37 (9.97%) Performance Management
10 35 (9.43%) Migration
11 28 (7.55%) Service Delivery
12 27 (7.28%) Load Balancing
12 27 (7.28%) Performance Tuning
12 27 (7.28%) Performance Monitoring
13 25 (6.74%) Disaster Recovery
13 25 (6.74%) Agile Software Development
14 23 (6.20%) Stakeholder Management
14 23 (6.20%) Capacity Planning
15 21 (5.66%) ITSM
16 18 (4.85%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 89 (23.99%) SQL
2 51 (13.75%) Python
3 32 (8.63%) Java
4 26 (7.01%) Perl
5 23 (6.20%) Bash Shell
6 19 (5.12%) C++
7 14 (3.77%) PowerShell
8 13 (3.50%) C
9 11 (2.96%) Shell Script
10 9 (2.43%) Ruby
11 6 (1.62%) VB
11 6 (1.62%) VBA
12 4 (1.08%) C#
12 4 (1.08%) VBScript
13 2 (0.54%) Assembly Language
14 1 (0.27%) PHP
14 1 (0.27%) PL/SQL
14 1 (0.27%) JavaScript
14 1 (0.27%) MATLAB
14 1 (0.27%) Bourne shell
Qualifications
1 41 (11.05%) Security Cleared
2 25 (6.74%) SC Cleared
3 19 (5.12%) Cisco Certification
4 17 (4.58%) DV Cleared
5 15 (4.04%) Degree
5 15 (4.04%) CCNA
6 7 (1.89%) ITIL Certification
7 6 (1.62%) CCNP
7 6 (1.62%) Microsoft Certification
8 5 (1.35%) MCSE
9 3 (0.81%) BC Cleared
9 3 (0.81%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 2 (0.54%) PMP
10 2 (0.54%) PMI Certification
10 2 (0.54%) CCDP
10 2 (0.54%) CCIE
10 2 (0.54%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 1 (0.27%) MCITP
11 1 (0.27%) JNCIP
11 1 (0.27%) HP APS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 39 (10.51%) SLA
2 13 (3.50%) QA
3 2 (0.54%) ISO 9001
3 2 (0.54%) COBIT
4 1 (0.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.27%) ISO 14001
4 1 (0.27%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.27%) Solvency II
System Software
1 38 (10.24%) VMware Infrastructure
2 28 (7.55%) Active Directory
3 16 (4.31%) Hyper-V
4 15 (4.04%) vSphere
5 14 (3.77%) VMware ESXi
5 14 (3.77%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 11 (2.96%) XenApp
7 10 (2.70%) NFS
7 10 (2.70%) Oracle RAC
8 9 (2.43%) VMware ESX
9 5 (1.35%) XenDesktop
9 5 (1.35%) Terminal Services
9 5 (1.35%) HDFS
10 4 (1.08%) KVM
11 2 (0.54%) XenServer
11 2 (0.54%) VMware Workstation
11 2 (0.54%) Veritas File System
11 2 (0.54%) Veritas Cluster Server
12 1 (0.27%) VMware Server
12 1 (0.27%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 29 (7.82%) ITRS Geneos
2 25 (6.74%) SCOM
3 17 (4.58%) SCSM
4 16 (4.31%) Puppet
4 16 (4.31%) BladeLogic
5 15 (4.04%) NetBackup
6 14 (3.77%) SCOrch
7 11 (2.96%) Data Guard
8 9 (2.43%) Opscode Chef
9 7 (1.89%) Norton AntiVirus
9 7 (1.89%) Nagios
10 6 (1.62%) OVSD
11 5 (1.35%) SCCM
11 5 (1.35%) Oracle RMAN
11 5 (1.35%) ARCserve
11 5 (1.35%) Tivoli
11 5 (1.35%) Cisco UCCX
11 5 (1.35%) Zenoss
11 5 (1.35%) Cisco UCCE
12 4 (1.08%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 80 (21.56%) Oracle
1 80 (21.56%) Microsoft
2 55 (14.82%) Cisco
3 52 (14.02%) Red Hat
4 46 (12.40%) VMware
5 40 (10.78%) HP
6 29 (7.82%) NetApp
7 26 (7.01%) TIBCO
8 23 (6.20%) Splunk
9 21 (5.66%) Citrix
10 15 (4.04%) IBM
10 15 (4.04%) F5
11 12 (3.23%) Sybase
11 12 (3.23%) BMC
12 11 (2.96%) Dell
12 11 (2.96%) Reuters
13 9 (2.43%) Brocade
13 9 (2.43%) Sun
13 9 (2.43%) 3PAR
13 9 (2.43%) SolarWinds
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