The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 July 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 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
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Capacity Management
Rank 381 356 389
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +33
Contract jobs citing Capacity Management 185 198 190
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.37% 0.43% 0.36%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.50% 0.58% 0.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 123 143 101
Average daily rate
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£430 £410 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.87% +2.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £277 £245 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £300 £375
% change year-on-year
+26.66% -20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 5
Average hourly rate £107.17 - £21.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.90 - £17.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £171.43 - £29.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.83 - £21.50
Processes & Methodologies Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
36762 34066 37577
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 74.45% 73.31% 71.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 23222 21113 22094
Average daily rate £406 £413 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.69% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1080 1002 1362
Average hourly rate £24.00 £31.00 £32.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.58% -3.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.03 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £50.00 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £31.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-14.51% -3.12%
Capacity Management
UK

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 24 July 2014.

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 24 July 2014.

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 24 July 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
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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
London -4 109 £475 +9.19% 13
South East -11 26 £423 +23.35% 12
South West -17 16 £375 +2.04% 1
North West -2 12 £363 +28.66% 4
Yorkshire -12 7 £380 +52.00% 4
East of England -18 7 £425 - 3
East Midlands -1 4 - - 2
West Midlands -15 3 £350 -12.50% 1
North East - 3 £363 -
Capacity Management
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Capacity Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, 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.

1 139 (34.66%) ITIL
2 138 (34.41%) Windows
3 103 (25.69%) SQL
4 94 (23.44%) Microsoft
5 88 (21.95%) Linux
6 86 (21.45%) Finance
7 78 (19.45%) Service Delivery
8 76 (18.95%) VMware
9 73 (18.20%) UNIX
10 67 (16.71%) SAN
11 66 (16.46%) Change Management
11 66 (16.46%) Project Management
12 59 (14.71%) Service Management
12 59 (14.71%) Active Directory
12 59 (14.71%) Security Cleared
13 55 (13.72%) Oracle
13 55 (13.72%) Banking
14 50 (12.47%) PowerShell
15 48 (11.97%) MS Excel
16 44 (10.97%) Windows Server 2008
17 42 (10.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
17 42 (10.47%) SQL Server
17 42 (10.47%) Firewall
17 42 (10.47%) Incident Management
18 41 (10.22%) Capacity Planning
19 40 (9.98%) VMware Infrastructure
19 40 (9.98%) Problem Management
20 39 (9.73%) Clustering
20 39 (9.73%) HP
21 38 (9.48%) Disaster Recovery

Capacity Management
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, 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 25 (6.23%) IIS
2 17 (4.24%) MS Exchange
3 13 (3.24%) Lync
4 12 (2.99%) SharePoint
5 10 (2.49%) Apache
5 10 (2.49%) Tomcat
6 9 (2.24%) Exchange Server 2010
7 7 (1.75%) MindAlign
8 6 (1.50%) IBM HTTP Server
8 6 (1.50%) Mule
9 5 (1.25%) SharePoint 2010
9 5 (1.25%) Exchange Server 2003
10 4 (1.00%) WebLogic
11 3 (0.75%) nginx
11 3 (0.75%) WebSphere
12 1 (0.25%) Adobe CQ
12 1 (0.25%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 1 (0.25%) Office Communications Server
12 1 (0.25%) SAS
12 1 (0.25%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 48 (11.97%) MS Excel
2 25 (6.23%) MS Office
3 5 (1.25%) Spreadsheet
3 5 (1.25%) MS Project
3 5 (1.25%) InfoPath
4 4 (1.00%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (0.50%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (1.25%) Temenos T24
2 4 (1.00%) Remedy ITSM
3 2 (0.50%) Oracle CRM
3 2 (0.50%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.25%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (0.25%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 17 (4.24%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (1.00%) SaaS
3 2 (0.50%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.25%) IBM SmartCloud
4 1 (0.25%) Office 365
4 1 (0.25%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 67 (16.71%) SAN
2 42 (10.47%) Firewall
3 36 (8.98%) DNS
4 28 (6.98%) DHCP
5 26 (6.48%) TCP/IP
6 24 (5.99%) Multicast
7 16 (3.99%) VPN
8 15 (3.74%) LAN
8 15 (3.74%) LDAP
9 14 (3.49%) Ethernet
9 14 (3.49%) NAS
10 13 (3.24%) LTE
10 13 (3.24%) MPLS
11 12 (2.99%) 3G
11 12 (2.99%) WAN
11 12 (2.99%) iSCSI
12 11 (2.74%) BGP
13 10 (2.49%) 2G
14 8 (2.00%) OSPF
14 8 (2.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (10.47%) SQL Server
2 22 (5.49%) Oracle Database
3 14 (3.49%) Relational Database
4 13 (3.24%) SQL Server 2008
4 13 (3.24%) MySQL
4 13 (3.24%) Data Warehouse
4 13 (3.24%) Oracle Database 11g
4 13 (3.24%) SQL Server 2005
5 6 (1.50%) RDBMS
5 6 (1.50%) Data Mining
6 5 (1.25%) Oracle9i Database
6 5 (1.25%) Oracle Database 10g
6 5 (1.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 4 (1.00%) Sybase IQ
7 4 (1.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 4 (1.00%) Sybase ASE
7 4 (1.00%) Oracle Reports
7 4 (1.00%) Redis
8 3 (0.75%) MongoDB
8 3 (0.75%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 7 (1.75%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
1 7 (1.75%) Team Foundation Server
1 7 (1.75%) JIRA
2 6 (1.50%) Toad
3 1 (0.25%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.25%) Hudson
3 1 (0.25%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (0.25%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 1 (0.25%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 86 (21.45%) Finance
2 55 (13.72%) Banking
3 29 (7.23%) Investment Banking
4 28 (6.98%) Telecoms
5 16 (3.99%) Front Office
6 10 (2.49%) Retail
7 9 (2.24%) Back Office
8 4 (1.00%) Financial Institution
9 2 (0.50%) Billing
9 2 (0.50%) Local Government
9 2 (0.50%) Manufacturing
9 2 (0.50%) Advertising
9 2 (0.50%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.25%) Publishing
10 1 (0.25%) Legal
10 1 (0.25%) Games
10 1 (0.25%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 65 (16.21%) Analyst
2 27 (6.73%) Administrator
3 24 (5.99%) Applications Support
3 24 (5.99%) Service Manager
4 23 (5.74%) Capacity Analyst
5 19 (4.74%) Support Engineer
6 18 (4.49%) Team Leader
7 17 (4.24%) Linux Support
7 17 (4.24%) Project Manager
8 16 (3.99%) Consultant
8 16 (3.99%) DBA
9 15 (3.74%) Delivery Manager
10 13 (3.24%) VMware Engineer
11 12 (2.99%) Capacity Manager
11 12 (2.99%) Services Delivery Manager
11 12 (2.99%) Systems Administrator
11 12 (2.99%) Network Engineer
11 12 (2.99%) Business Analyst
12 11 (2.74%) Capacity Management Analyst
12 11 (2.74%) Infrastructure Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (5.49%) Rendezvous
2 21 (5.24%) Middleware
3 18 (4.49%) Web Services
4 8 (2.00%) .NET
5 7 (1.75%) XMPP
6 6 (1.50%) J2EE
7 5 (1.25%) LAMP
7 5 (1.25%) WCF
7 5 (1.25%) Windows SharePoint Services
7 5 (1.25%) Java EE
8 2 (0.50%) WebSphere Message Broker
8 2 (0.50%) WebSphere MQ
8 2 (0.50%) SOAP
8 2 (0.50%) XML
8 2 (0.50%) REST
9 1 (0.25%) Regular Expression
9 1 (0.25%) CGI
9 1 (0.25%) FIX Protocol
9 1 (0.25%) ISPF
9 1 (0.25%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 39 (9.73%) Clustering
2 25 (6.23%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 24 (5.99%) CMDB
4 20 (4.99%) Fixed Income
5 17 (4.24%) Management Information System
6 15 (3.74%) Computer Science
7 13 (3.24%) GIS
8 12 (2.99%) Enterprise Software
9 9 (2.24%) Replication
10 6 (1.50%) Statistics
10 6 (1.50%) Data Integration
11 5 (1.25%) Thin Client
11 5 (1.25%) Fat Client
12 4 (1.00%) Derivative
13 3 (0.75%) Video Conferencing
13 3 (0.75%) Client/Server
13 3 (0.75%) NHS
13 3 (0.75%) Mainframe
13 3 (0.75%) Equities
14 2 (0.50%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 138 (34.41%) Windows
2 88 (21.95%) Linux
3 73 (18.20%) UNIX
4 44 (10.97%) Windows Server 2008
5 42 (10.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 34 (8.48%) Windows Server 2003
7 33 (8.23%) Solaris
8 17 (4.24%) Windows Server 2012
9 14 (3.49%) AIX
10 7 (1.75%) Windows 2000
11 6 (1.50%) Windows XP
12 4 (1.00%) Windows 2000 Server
13 3 (0.75%) CentOS
13 3 (0.75%) Windows 7
14 2 (0.50%) Ubuntu
14 2 (0.50%) Debian
14 2 (0.50%) MVS
15 1 (0.25%) Windows 8
15 1 (0.25%) HPUX
15 1 (0.25%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 139 (34.66%) ITIL
2 78 (19.45%) Service Delivery
3 66 (16.46%) Change Management
3 66 (16.46%) Project Management
4 59 (14.71%) Service Management
5 42 (10.47%) Incident Management
6 41 (10.22%) Capacity Planning
7 40 (9.98%) Problem Management
8 38 (9.48%) Disaster Recovery
9 35 (8.73%) Asset Management
10 30 (7.48%) Performance Management
11 27 (6.73%) Release Management
12 24 (5.99%) PRINCE2
13 23 (5.74%) Portfolio Management
13 23 (5.74%) Operations Management
14 22 (5.49%) Low Latency
15 21 (5.24%) Electronic Trading
16 19 (4.74%) Migration
17 17 (4.24%) Business Continuity
17 17 (4.24%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 103 (25.69%) SQL
2 50 (12.47%) PowerShell
3 36 (8.98%) Perl
4 32 (7.98%) Python
5 22 (5.49%) VB
6 17 (4.24%) C
7 16 (3.99%) Java
8 9 (2.24%) PL/SQL
9 8 (2.00%) T-SQL
10 7 (1.75%) VBScript
11 6 (1.50%) Ruby
12 5 (1.25%) Shell Script
13 3 (0.75%) C#
13 3 (0.75%) C++
14 2 (0.50%) VBA
15 1 (0.25%) Ada
15 1 (0.25%) JCL
Qualifications
1 59 (14.71%) Security Cleared
2 35 (8.73%) SC Cleared
3 23 (5.74%) Degree
4 20 (4.99%) DV Cleared
5 19 (4.74%) Microsoft Certification
6 12 (2.99%) ITIL Certification
7 11 (2.74%) Cisco Certification
7 11 (2.74%) MCSE
8 10 (2.49%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 10 (2.49%) ISEB
9 7 (1.75%) CCNA
10 6 (1.50%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 6 (1.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 6 (1.50%) APMP
11 5 (1.25%) NCDA
11 5 (1.25%) CCNP
11 5 (1.25%) MCITP
11 5 (1.25%) ISEB Practitioner
12 4 (1.00%) PMI Certification
13 3 (0.75%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (6.73%) SLA
2 6 (1.50%) COBIT
3 3 (0.75%) PCI DSS
3 3 (0.75%) QA
4 2 (0.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.25%) BS25999
5 1 (0.25%) TickIT
System Software
1 59 (14.71%) Active Directory
2 40 (9.98%) VMware Infrastructure
3 27 (6.73%) VMware ESX
4 17 (4.24%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 14 (3.49%) vSphere
6 11 (2.74%) VMware ESXi
7 10 (2.49%) Hyper-V
8 9 (2.24%) NFS
9 6 (1.50%) Oracle RMAN
9 6 (1.50%) NLBS
9 6 (1.50%) Oracle RAC
9 6 (1.50%) XenApp
10 2 (0.50%) VMFS
10 2 (0.50%) Veritas Cluster Server
10 2 (0.50%) Postfix
11 1 (0.25%) vCloud
11 1 (0.25%) Sendmail
11 1 (0.25%) EMC RecoverPoint
11 1 (0.25%) DFS Replication
11 1 (0.25%) PowerHA
Systems Management
1 24 (5.99%) SCOM
2 19 (4.74%) Tivoli
3 16 (3.99%) HP SIM
4 13 (3.24%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 12 (2.99%) BladeLogic
5 12 (2.99%) BMC PATROL
6 11 (2.74%) ITRS Geneos
7 10 (2.49%) SCCM
7 10 (2.49%) NetBackup
7 10 (2.49%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
8 9 (2.24%) SolarWinds Orion
9 8 (2.00%) WMI
10 6 (1.50%) Data Guard
10 6 (1.50%) SCSM
11 5 (1.25%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
11 5 (1.25%) Puppet
11 5 (1.25%) Control-M
12 4 (1.00%) WSUS
12 4 (1.00%) EMC NetWorker
12 4 (1.00%) MOM
Vendors
1 94 (23.44%) Microsoft
2 76 (18.95%) VMware
3 55 (13.72%) Oracle
4 39 (9.73%) HP
5 37 (9.23%) NetApp
6 35 (8.73%) Red Hat
7 34 (8.48%) Cisco
8 33 (8.23%) SolarWinds
9 27 (6.73%) Citrix
10 26 (6.48%) IBM
11 22 (5.49%) TIBCO
12 20 (4.99%) EMC
13 19 (4.74%) MarketAxess
13 19 (4.74%) Reuters
13 19 (4.74%) eSpeed
14 16 (3.99%) BMC
15 14 (3.49%) SAP
16 10 (2.49%) Symantec
16 10 (2.49%) Veritas
17 9 (2.24%) Sybase
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