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 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Capacity Management
Rank 419 361 401
Rank change year-on-year
-58 +40
Contract jobs citing Capacity Management 140 183 114
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.30% 0.42% 0.28%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.40% 0.56% 0.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 83 121 56
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£438 £415 £323
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.42% +28.68%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £261 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £375 £304
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +23.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 13
Average hourly rate £25.46 - £38.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.09 - £22.76
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.29 - £43.12
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.00 £19.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+121.05% -52.50%
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 England region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
35083 32902 29513
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 75.54% 74.81% 72.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 22853 20351 17832
Average daily rate £425 £405 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £578 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £398 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.00% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 935 1039 1211
Average hourly rate £25.00 £27.25 £30.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.25% -10.65%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.50 £47.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £27.50 £31.32
% change year-on-year
-5.45% -12.19%

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 30 January 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
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Capacity Management across the England region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

Capacity Management Hourly Rate Histogram 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 30 January 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 -28 77 £450 +5.88% 8
South East -16 25 £431 +27.77% 11
North West -11 11 £425 +0.59% 5
Yorkshire +1 9 £270 - 6
East of England -5 8 £475 +11.76% 5
South West -17 6 £413 +13.79% 3
East Midlands +11 2 £425 +88.88% 2
West Midlands -2 2 - - 1
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Capacity Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 January 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.

1 130 (40.88%) Windows
2 124 (38.99%) ITIL
3 88 (27.67%) Linux
4 73 (22.96%) Finance
5 67 (21.07%) UNIX
6 62 (19.50%) Microsoft
7 58 (18.24%) Oracle
8 57 (17.92%) SQL
9 55 (17.30%) Service Management
10 53 (16.67%) Project Management
11 51 (16.04%) VMware
12 43 (13.52%) Change Management
12 43 (13.52%) SQL Server
13 41 (12.89%) MS Excel
13 41 (12.89%) Analytical Skills
14 40 (12.58%) Configuration Management
15 39 (12.26%) Telecoms
15 39 (12.26%) HP
15 39 (12.26%) SAN
15 39 (12.26%) Problem Management
16 38 (11.95%) Security Cleared
16 38 (11.95%) VMware Infrastructure
17 36 (11.32%) Release Management
18 35 (11.01%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
18 35 (11.01%) Incident Management
19 34 (10.69%) SLA
20 33 (10.38%) Firewall
20 33 (10.38%) Performance Monitoring
21 32 (10.06%) Cisco
21 32 (10.06%) DNS

Capacity Management
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 13 (4.09%) Apache
1 13 (4.09%) SharePoint
2 9 (2.83%) IIS
2 9 (2.83%) Tomcat
3 7 (2.20%) NetWeaver
4 6 (1.89%) MS Exchange
5 5 (1.57%) IBM HTTP Server
5 5 (1.57%) WebSphere
6 4 (1.26%) WebLogic
7 3 (0.94%) JBoss
7 3 (0.94%) CICS
7 3 (0.94%) Lync
7 3 (0.94%) Exchange Server 2010
8 2 (0.63%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 2 (0.63%) Node.js
8 2 (0.63%) MQSeries
8 2 (0.63%) LiveLink
8 2 (0.63%) Office Communications Server
8 2 (0.63%) nginx
9 1 (0.31%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 41 (12.89%) MS Excel
2 19 (5.97%) MS Office
3 9 (2.83%) MS PowerPoint
4 7 (2.20%) MS Project
5 4 (1.26%) MS Visio
6 2 (0.63%) ProjectWise
Business Applications
1 3 (0.94%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (0.63%) Oracle Applications
2 2 (0.63%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (0.31%) RMDS
3 1 (0.31%) CA Clarity
3 1 (0.31%) ION MarketView
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.26%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (0.63%) Office 365
2 2 (0.63%) Route 53
2 2 (0.63%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (0.63%) Amazon S3
3 1 (0.31%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 39 (12.26%) SAN
2 33 (10.38%) Firewall
3 32 (10.06%) DNS
4 25 (7.86%) WAN
5 23 (7.23%) DHCP
6 22 (6.92%) LAN
7 16 (5.03%) LTE
8 15 (4.72%) 3G
9 14 (4.40%) TCP/IP
9 14 (4.40%) NAS
10 13 (4.09%) Internet
11 12 (3.77%) Multicast
12 11 (3.46%) Radio Access Network
12 11 (3.46%) 4G
13 10 (3.14%) iSCSI
14 9 (2.83%) VoIP
14 9 (2.83%) Fibre Channel
15 8 (2.52%) VoLTE
15 8 (2.52%) FTP
15 8 (2.52%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (13.52%) SQL Server
2 17 (5.35%) Oracle Database
3 11 (3.46%) DB2
4 10 (3.14%) MySQL
5 7 (2.20%) Oracle Database 11g
5 7 (2.20%) SAP HANA
6 5 (1.57%) BusinessObjects
6 5 (1.57%) Oracle Database 10g
7 4 (1.26%) Relational Database
7 4 (1.26%) RDBMS
7 4 (1.26%) Oracle Reports
7 4 (1.26%) Data Warehouse
7 4 (1.26%) MS Access
8 3 (0.94%) SQL Server 2008
8 3 (0.94%) SAP BW
8 3 (0.94%) SQL Server 2012
9 2 (0.63%) Redis
9 2 (0.63%) MongoDB
9 2 (0.63%) Amazon RDS
9 2 (0.63%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 4 (1.26%) Git (software)
1 4 (1.26%) Subversion
2 3 (0.94%) JIRA
3 2 (0.63%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 2 (0.63%) Toad
3 2 (0.63%) JMeter
4 1 (0.31%) Maven
4 1 (0.31%) Mercurial
4 1 (0.31%) TeamCity
4 1 (0.31%) Introscope
4 1 (0.31%) ERwin
4 1 (0.31%) Ant
4 1 (0.31%) LoadRunner
4 1 (0.31%) Gradle
4 1 (0.31%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.31%) MSBuild
General
1 73 (22.96%) Finance
2 39 (12.26%) Telecoms
3 31 (9.75%) Banking
4 20 (6.29%) Front Office
5 18 (5.66%) Investment Banking
6 11 (3.46%) Legal
7 7 (2.20%) Manufacturing
7 7 (2.20%) Back Office
8 5 (1.57%) Retail
9 4 (1.26%) Pharmaceutical
10 3 (0.94%) Marketing
11 2 (0.63%) Financial Institution
11 2 (0.63%) Local Government
11 2 (0.63%) Billing
12 1 (0.31%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 44 (13.84%) Analyst
2 31 (9.75%) Administrator
3 25 (7.86%) Architect
4 20 (6.29%) Systems Administrator
5 19 (5.97%) Capacity Manager
6 17 (5.35%) Service Manager
7 16 (5.03%) Capacity Analyst
8 15 (4.72%) DBA
9 14 (4.40%) Project Manager
9 14 (4.40%) Support Engineer
9 14 (4.40%) Applications Support
10 13 (4.09%) Delivery Manager
11 12 (3.77%) Design Engineer
11 12 (3.77%) Linux Engineer
12 10 (3.14%) Consultant
12 10 (3.14%) Infrastructure Architect
13 9 (2.83%) Storage Administrator
13 9 (2.83%) Infrastructure Analyst
13 9 (2.83%) Capacity Planner
13 9 (2.83%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (4.09%) Rendezvous
2 12 (3.77%) Middleware
3 10 (3.14%) FIX Protocol
4 8 (2.52%) .NET
5 7 (2.20%) Web Services
6 3 (0.94%) Java EE
6 3 (0.94%) LAMP
6 3 (0.94%) Flash
6 3 (0.94%) HTML
6 3 (0.94%) ASP.NET
6 3 (0.94%) CSS
7 2 (0.63%) XML
7 2 (0.63%) WCF
8 1 (0.31%) SAP Basis
8 1 (0.31%) XMPP
8 1 (0.31%) Django
8 1 (0.31%) SAP XI
8 1 (0.31%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 41 (12.89%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (5.35%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 17 (5.35%) Fixed Income
2 17 (5.35%) Clustering
2 17 (5.35%) Management Information System
3 10 (3.14%) Derivative
4 9 (2.83%) Computer Science
4 9 (2.83%) Replication
5 8 (2.52%) Mainframe
6 7 (2.20%) Open Source
7 6 (1.89%) Client/Server
7 6 (1.89%) CMDB
8 5 (1.57%) Equities
8 5 (1.57%) Equity Derivative
8 5 (1.57%) HACMP
9 4 (1.26%) IVR
10 3 (0.94%) e-Health
10 3 (0.94%) IBM Mainframe
10 3 (0.94%) iSeries
10 3 (0.94%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 130 (40.88%) Windows
2 88 (27.67%) Linux
3 67 (21.07%) UNIX
4 35 (11.01%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 24 (7.55%) Windows Server 2008
6 22 (6.92%) Solaris
7 18 (5.66%) Windows Server 2003
8 15 (4.72%) AIX
9 12 (3.77%) Windows Server 2012
10 6 (1.89%) HPUX
10 6 (1.89%) zOS
11 4 (1.26%) CentOS
12 3 (0.94%) Oracle Linux
13 1 (0.31%) Ubuntu
13 1 (0.31%) Windows 7
13 1 (0.31%) Windows NT
13 1 (0.31%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 124 (38.99%) ITIL
2 55 (17.30%) Service Management
3 53 (16.67%) Project Management
4 43 (13.52%) Change Management
5 40 (12.58%) Configuration Management
6 39 (12.26%) Problem Management
7 36 (11.32%) Release Management
8 35 (11.01%) Incident Management
9 33 (10.38%) Performance Monitoring
10 28 (8.81%) Disaster Recovery
10 28 (8.81%) Performance Management
11 27 (8.49%) Service Delivery
12 26 (8.18%) Migration
13 25 (7.86%) Performance Tuning
14 23 (7.23%) Change Control
15 21 (6.60%) Capacity Planning
16 18 (5.66%) Stakeholder Management
17 17 (5.35%) Root Cause Analysis
18 16 (5.03%) PRINCE2
18 16 (5.03%) Electronic Trading
Programming Languages
1 57 (17.92%) SQL
2 32 (10.06%) Python
3 24 (7.55%) Perl
3 24 (7.55%) PowerShell
4 14 (4.40%) VB
5 11 (3.46%) Ruby
6 9 (2.83%) Java
6 9 (2.83%) C++
7 8 (2.52%) Bash Shell
8 7 (2.20%) VBA
8 7 (2.20%) VBScript
9 6 (1.89%) PL/SQL
9 6 (1.89%) C#
10 5 (1.57%) JavaScript
10 5 (1.57%) PHP
11 4 (1.26%) C
11 4 (1.26%) COBOL
11 4 (1.26%) Shell Script
12 2 (0.63%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
Qualifications
1 38 (11.95%) Security Cleared
2 26 (8.18%) SC Cleared
3 24 (7.55%) Cisco Certification
4 19 (5.97%) CCNA
5 16 (5.03%) Degree
6 14 (4.40%) DV Cleared
7 8 (2.52%) Microsoft Certification
8 7 (2.20%) ITIL Certification
9 6 (1.89%) PMP
9 6 (1.89%) PMI Certification
10 5 (1.57%) MCSE
10 5 (1.57%) CCNP
11 3 (0.94%) MCITP
11 3 (0.94%) RHCT
11 3 (0.94%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 3 (0.94%) RHCE
11 3 (0.94%) CCIE
11 3 (0.94%) NCDA
12 2 (0.63%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 1 (0.31%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (10.69%) SLA
2 7 (2.20%) QA
3 2 (0.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.31%) COBIT
4 1 (0.31%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.31%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 38 (11.95%) VMware Infrastructure
2 29 (9.12%) Active Directory
3 16 (5.03%) vSphere
4 15 (4.72%) VMware ESX
5 13 (4.09%) NFS
6 11 (3.46%) Oracle RAC
7 10 (3.14%) VMware ESXi
8 9 (2.83%) KVM
9 7 (2.20%) Hyper-V
10 6 (1.89%) PowerHA
11 5 (1.57%) Oracle RMAN
11 5 (1.57%) XenApp
12 4 (1.26%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 2 (0.63%) Firmware
14 1 (0.31%) VMware Server
14 1 (0.31%) NLBS
14 1 (0.31%) XenServer
14 1 (0.31%) XenDesktop
14 1 (0.31%) Veritas File System
14 1 (0.31%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 20 (6.29%) SCOM
2 19 (5.97%) NetBackup
3 12 (3.77%) SCSM
4 10 (3.14%) ITRS Geneos
5 9 (2.83%) Backup Exec
5 9 (2.83%) HP SIM
6 8 (2.52%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
6 8 (2.52%) SCOrch
7 6 (1.89%) Opscode Chef
7 6 (1.89%) OpenView
7 6 (1.89%) SolarWinds Orion
7 6 (1.89%) BladeLogic
8 5 (1.57%) Data Guard
8 5 (1.57%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 5 (1.57%) BMC PATROL
8 5 (1.57%) Control-M
9 4 (1.26%) Norton AntiVirus
9 4 (1.26%) Tivoli
10 3 (0.94%) CA SiteMinder
10 3 (0.94%) MIMEsweeper
Vendors
1 62 (19.50%) Microsoft
2 58 (18.24%) Oracle
3 51 (16.04%) VMware
4 39 (12.26%) HP
5 32 (10.06%) Cisco
6 28 (8.81%) Red Hat
7 26 (8.18%) BMC
8 25 (7.86%) IBM
9 24 (7.55%) NetApp
10 17 (5.35%) Symantec
11 15 (4.72%) CA
12 14 (4.40%) SAP
13 13 (4.09%) EMC
13 13 (4.09%) TIBCO
14 10 (3.14%) eSpeed
14 10 (3.14%) Reuters
14 10 (3.14%) MarketAxess
15 8 (2.52%) 3PAR
15 8 (2.52%) Sun
15 8 (2.52%) Citrix
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