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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Capacity Management over the 3 months to 1 October 2016 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
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Capacity Management
Rank 467 468 440
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -28
Contract jobs citing Capacity Management 151 171 185
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.31% 0.33% 0.35%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.37% 0.40% 0.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 94 94 112
Median daily rate £425 £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £296 £262 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £615 £565 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £380 £380
% change year-on-year
+11.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 5
Median hourly rate £11.00 £43.50 £47.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-74.71% -8.42%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £11.00 £43.50 £47.50
% change year-on-year
-74.71% -8.42%
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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
40831 42666 40917
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 83.45% 81.24% 77.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 27254 28340 26063
Median daily rate £450 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £290 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1041 1188 1145
Median hourly rate £31.00 £32.50 £23.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.61% +38.29%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £48.23 £48.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £34.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-4.41% +30.76%

Capacity Management
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the England 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 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 1 October 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Capacity Management within the England region over the 3 months to 1 October 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
South East +14 57 £425 +22.30% 7
London -16 51 £435 +3.57% 12
West Midlands -11 16 £453 +13.12%
North East -15 7 £428 -
Yorkshire +15 6 £368 +54.73% 1
East Midlands -6 5 - - 1
South West +10 3 £213 -43.33%
North West -1 3 - - 2
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Capacity Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 1 October 2016, 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 England region with a requirement for Capacity Management.

1 113 (34.88%) ITIL
2 78 (24.07%) Windows
3 74 (22.84%) Microsoft
4 68 (20.99%) VMware
5 61 (18.83%) Linux
6 53 (16.36%) Change Management
6 53 (16.36%) Finance
7 52 (16.05%) Oracle
8 49 (15.12%) Security Cleared
9 48 (14.81%) SQL Server
9 48 (14.81%) SQL
9 48 (14.81%) Data Centre
10 47 (14.51%) Service Management
10 47 (14.51%) VMware Infrastructure
11 46 (14.20%) Active Directory
12 45 (13.89%) Firewall
13 43 (13.27%) Project Management
14 42 (12.96%) Migration
15 40 (12.35%) DNS
15 40 (12.35%) Windows Server
16 39 (12.04%) Cisco
17 38 (11.73%) Configuration Management
17 38 (11.73%) Network Design
18 36 (11.11%) Red Hat
18 36 (11.11%) Performance Tuning
19 34 (10.49%) SC Cleared
19 34 (10.49%) Problem Management
19 34 (10.49%) Windows Server 2012
20 32 (9.88%) Stakeholder Management
21 30 (9.26%) Back Office

Capacity Management
Top Related IT Skills in England 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 25 (7.72%) SharePoint
2 19 (5.86%) MS Exchange
3 16 (4.94%) Apache
4 15 (4.63%) IIS
4 15 (4.63%) Tomcat
5 13 (4.01%) Skype for Business
6 12 (3.70%) WebSphere
7 10 (3.09%) Exchange Server 2010
8 8 (2.47%) Tuxedo
9 7 (2.16%) Exchange Server 2013
9 7 (2.16%) SharePoint 2013
10 6 (1.85%) JBoss
11 5 (1.54%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 5 (1.54%) Cloud Foundry
12 4 (1.23%) Exchange Server 2003
12 4 (1.23%) SAS
13 3 (0.93%) SharePoint 2010
14 2 (0.62%) Apache Spark
14 2 (0.62%) CMS
14 2 (0.62%) OpenStack
Applications
1 29 (8.95%) MS Excel
2 13 (4.01%) MS Office
3 11 (3.40%) MS Project
4 8 (2.47%) MS PowerPoint
4 8 (2.47%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (1.23%) OpenText VIM for SAP
2 3 (0.93%) HFM
2 3 (0.93%) Oracle EBS R12
3 2 (0.62%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (0.31%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.31%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 13 (4.01%) Office 365
2 12 (3.70%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (2.78%) IaaS
4 6 (1.85%) Amazon AWS
5 5 (1.54%) SaaS
6 4 (1.23%) PaaS
7 3 (0.93%) Azure Active Directory
8 2 (0.62%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 2 (0.62%) AWS CloudFormation
8 2 (0.62%) Mimecast
9 1 (0.31%) Cloud Computing
9 1 (0.31%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 45 (13.89%) Firewall
2 40 (12.35%) DNS
3 22 (6.79%) DHCP
3 22 (6.79%) LAN
3 22 (6.79%) WAN
4 21 (6.48%) Internet
5 20 (6.17%) Network Security
6 19 (5.86%) IPsec
6 19 (5.86%) MPLS
6 19 (5.86%) SAN
6 19 (5.86%) SSL
7 13 (4.01%) TCP/IP
8 12 (3.70%) LDAP
9 11 (3.40%) Cisco Nexus
10 10 (3.09%) Cisco ASA
10 10 (3.09%) Ethernet
10 10 (3.09%) NAS
10 10 (3.09%) SNMP
10 10 (3.09%) VPN
11 9 (2.78%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (14.81%) SQL Server
2 26 (8.02%) Oracle Database
3 15 (4.63%) RDBMS
3 15 (4.63%) Relational Database
4 12 (3.70%) MySQL
4 12 (3.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 10 (3.09%) Oracle Database 12c
6 9 (2.78%) SQL Server 2012
7 8 (2.47%) Oracle Database 10g
8 6 (1.85%) SQL Server 2008
9 5 (1.54%) Data Warehouse
9 5 (1.54%) DB2
9 5 (1.54%) PerformancePoint
10 4 (1.23%) SQL Server 2005
10 4 (1.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 3 (0.93%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
11 3 (0.93%) Essbase
11 3 (0.93%) Hadoop
11 3 (0.93%) Oracle Reports
11 3 (0.93%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 2 (0.62%) Ant
1 2 (0.62%) ERwin
1 2 (0.62%) Git (software)
1 2 (0.62%) Jenkins
1 2 (0.62%) JIRA
1 2 (0.62%) Maven
1 2 (0.62%) Subversion
1 2 (0.62%) Talend Open Studio
2 1 (0.31%) Axure RP
2 1 (0.31%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (0.31%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 53 (16.36%) Finance
2 30 (9.26%) Back Office
3 23 (7.10%) Telecoms
4 20 (6.17%) Banking
5 17 (5.25%) Front Office
6 6 (1.85%) Billing
7 4 (1.23%) Retail
8 2 (0.62%) Financial Institution
8 2 (0.62%) Games
8 2 (0.62%) Investment Banking
8 2 (0.62%) Military
8 2 (0.62%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.31%) Advertising
9 1 (0.31%) Electronics
9 1 (0.31%) French Language
9 1 (0.31%) German Language
9 1 (0.31%) iGaming
9 1 (0.31%) Legal
9 1 (0.31%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.31%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 35 (10.80%) Architect
2 34 (10.49%) DBA
3 30 (9.26%) Administrator
4 27 (8.33%) Consultant
5 23 (7.10%) Support Engineer
6 19 (5.86%) Analyst
7 16 (4.94%) Oracle DBA
8 15 (4.63%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 15 (4.63%) Network Engineer
8 15 (4.63%) SQL DBA
9 13 (4.01%) Service Manager
10 10 (3.09%) Network Architect
10 10 (3.09%) Server Engineer
11 8 (2.47%) Network Security Architect
11 8 (2.47%) Security Architect
11 8 (2.47%) Systems Engineer
12 7 (2.16%) Delivery Manager
12 7 (2.16%) Project Manager
12 7 (2.16%) Senior DBA
12 7 (2.16%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (4.01%) Middleware
2 12 (3.70%) LAMP
3 7 (2.16%) 802.1X
4 6 (1.85%) .NET
4 6 (1.85%) .NET Framework
4 6 (1.85%) JSP
4 6 (1.85%) Web Services
5 5 (1.54%) OAuth
5 5 (1.54%) OAuth2
5 5 (1.54%) REST
5 5 (1.54%) Spring
5 5 (1.54%) Spring Boot
6 4 (1.23%) Ajax
6 4 (1.23%) AngularJS
6 4 (1.23%) CSS
6 4 (1.23%) jQuery
7 3 (0.93%) WAMP
8 2 (0.62%) JMS
8 2 (0.62%) WS-I
8 2 (0.62%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 48 (14.81%) Data Centre
2 23 (7.10%) Management Information System
3 19 (5.86%) Replication
4 16 (4.94%) Clustering
5 15 (4.63%) Statistics
6 14 (4.32%) Analytical Skills
7 12 (3.70%) PKI
8 10 (3.09%) PMI
9 8 (2.47%) Cryptography
9 8 (2.47%) EMC VNX
9 8 (2.47%) YubiKey
10 7 (2.16%) Computer Science
11 6 (1.85%) CMDB
12 5 (1.54%) Driving Licence
13 4 (1.23%) Enterprise Software
13 4 (1.23%) Hybrid Cloud
13 4 (1.23%) Virtual Team
14 3 (0.93%) Fat Client
14 3 (0.93%) Robotics
14 3 (0.93%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 78 (24.07%) Windows
2 61 (18.83%) Linux
3 40 (12.35%) Windows Server
4 34 (10.49%) Windows Server 2012
5 27 (8.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 26 (8.02%) Windows Server 2008
7 25 (7.72%) Unix
8 18 (5.56%) Windows Server 2003
9 13 (4.01%) CentOS
10 7 (2.16%) Solaris
11 6 (1.85%) AIX
11 6 (1.85%) Windows Phone
12 3 (0.93%) Windows 7
13 2 (0.62%) Data ONTAP
13 2 (0.62%) Ubuntu
14 1 (0.31%) CatOS
14 1 (0.31%) VMS
14 1 (0.31%) Windows 10
14 1 (0.31%) Windows XP
14 1 (0.31%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 113 (34.88%) ITIL
2 53 (16.36%) Change Management
3 47 (14.51%) Service Management
4 43 (13.27%) Project Management
5 42 (12.96%) Migration
6 38 (11.73%) Configuration Management
6 38 (11.73%) Network Design
7 36 (11.11%) Performance Tuning
8 34 (10.49%) Problem Management
9 32 (9.88%) Stakeholder Management
10 28 (8.64%) Disaster Recovery
10 28 (8.64%) Validation
11 27 (8.33%) Fault Management
11 27 (8.33%) Functional Testing
11 27 (8.33%) PRINCE2
12 26 (8.02%) Service Delivery
13 25 (7.72%) Change Control
14 24 (7.41%) Load Balancing
15 23 (7.10%) Agile Software Development
16 22 (6.79%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 48 (14.81%) SQL
2 20 (6.17%) Java
3 14 (4.32%) Perl
3 14 (4.32%) PowerShell
3 14 (4.32%) Python
4 13 (4.01%) PHP
5 9 (2.78%) C
6 7 (2.16%) Bash Shell
6 7 (2.16%) Ruby
7 4 (1.23%) Shell Script
8 3 (0.93%) MATLAB
8 3 (0.93%) R
8 3 (0.93%) T-SQL
9 1 (0.31%) VB
9 1 (0.31%) VBA
Qualifications
1 49 (15.12%) Security Cleared
2 34 (10.49%) SC Cleared
3 27 (8.33%) Degree
4 26 (8.02%) Microsoft Certification
5 23 (7.10%) Cisco Certification
6 16 (4.94%) OCP
6 16 (4.94%) Oracle Certification
6 16 (4.94%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 13 (4.01%) CCNP
7 13 (4.01%) MCITP
8 12 (3.70%) DV Cleared
9 10 (3.09%) CCIE
9 10 (3.09%) PMI Certification
10 9 (2.78%) JNCIA
10 9 (2.78%) JNCIS
10 9 (2.78%) MCSE
11 7 (2.16%) CCNA
11 7 (2.16%) IBM Certification
12 6 (1.85%) MCTS
12 6 (1.85%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (5.56%) SLA
2 13 (4.01%) PCI DSS
3 10 (3.09%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 8 (2.47%) Disclosure Scotland
4 8 (2.47%) QA
5 3 (0.93%) COBIT
6 1 (0.31%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.31%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.31%) PMBOK
System Software
1 47 (14.51%) VMware Infrastructure
2 46 (14.20%) Active Directory
3 19 (5.86%) Oracle RAC
4 12 (3.70%) Hyper-V
4 12 (3.70%) UAG
4 12 (3.70%) vSphere
5 11 (3.40%) VMware ESXi
5 11 (3.40%) XenApp
6 10 (3.09%) vCloud
7 9 (2.78%) Virtual Machines
8 8 (2.47%) Docker
8 8 (2.47%) VMware ESX
9 7 (2.16%) NFS
10 6 (1.85%) Citrix Presentation Server
10 6 (1.85%) Firmware
10 6 (1.85%) Virtual Servers
11 4 (1.23%) Virtual Desktop
12 3 (0.93%) XenDesktop
13 1 (0.31%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 1 (0.31%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 24 (7.41%) Puppet
2 18 (5.56%) SCOM
3 10 (3.09%) Oracle RMAN
4 9 (2.78%) Red Hat Satellite
5 8 (2.47%) Backup Exec
5 8 (2.47%) SCCM
5 8 (2.47%) vRealize
6 7 (2.16%) Failover Clustering
6 7 (2.16%) Microsoft Clustering
6 7 (2.16%) WSUS
7 6 (1.85%) IBM BigFix
7 6 (1.85%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
8 5 (1.54%) vMotion
9 4 (1.23%) AppManager
9 4 (1.23%) McAfee ePO
9 4 (1.23%) NetBackup
10 3 (0.93%) Ansible
10 3 (0.93%) DatAdvantage
10 3 (0.93%) SnapVault
11 2 (0.62%) EMC VPLEX
Vendors
1 74 (22.84%) Microsoft
2 68 (20.99%) VMware
3 52 (16.05%) Oracle
4 39 (12.04%) Cisco
5 36 (11.11%) Red Hat
6 30 (9.26%) HP
7 25 (7.72%) IBM
8 24 (7.41%) F5
9 18 (5.56%) Juniper
10 14 (4.32%) Citrix
11 12 (3.70%) Brocade
11 12 (3.70%) EMC
12 11 (3.40%) NetApp
12 11 (3.40%) Symantec
13 10 (3.09%) Palo Alto
14 9 (2.78%) Aerohive Networks
15 8 (2.47%) Dell
16 7 (2.16%) CheckPoint
17 6 (1.85%) SAP
18 5 (1.54%) SolarWinds
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