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 August 2014 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 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Capacity Management
Rank 404 371 390
Rank change year-on-year
-33 +19
Contract jobs citing Capacity Management 184 195 190
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.36% 0.40% 0.36%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.48% 0.54% 0.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 121 142 98
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£433 £425 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.76% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £272 £247 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £543
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £322 £378
% change year-on-year
+18.01% -14.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 5
Average hourly rate £37.17 - £21.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.83 - £17.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £145.50 - £29.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.83 - £21.50
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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
38005 35893 37964
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 74.58% 73.75% 71.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 23987 22503 22456
Average daily rate £413 £405 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.85% +1.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1076 980 1367
Average hourly rate £22.50 £29.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.41% -10.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.75 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £48.84 £45.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £30.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% -3.22%

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 August 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 22 August 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 22 August 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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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 0 105 £518 +18.96% 10
South East +1 32 £360 +2.85% 12
North West +7 14 £430 +32.30% 7
South West -27 13 £400 +9.58% 2
Yorkshire +4 12 £380 +117.14% 3
East of England -26 6 £431 +1.47%
East Midlands -2 3 £430 +75.51% 2
West Midlands -24 3 - -
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Capacity Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 August 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.

1 136 (36.17%) Windows
2 129 (34.31%) ITIL
3 95 (25.27%) Microsoft
4 94 (25.00%) Linux
5 81 (21.54%) SQL
6 75 (19.95%) UNIX
7 68 (18.09%) Project Management
7 68 (18.09%) Service Delivery
7 68 (18.09%) VMware
8 67 (17.82%) Change Management
9 61 (16.22%) Finance
10 60 (15.96%) Security Cleared
11 57 (15.16%) Active Directory
12 56 (14.89%) Service Management
13 55 (14.63%) Banking
14 54 (14.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 53 (14.10%) SAN
16 51 (13.56%) PowerShell
17 49 (13.03%) Firewall
18 45 (11.97%) MS Excel
19 44 (11.70%) Incident Management
20 43 (11.44%) Windows Server 2008
20 43 (11.44%) Red Hat
21 42 (11.17%) Oracle
21 42 (11.17%) SQL Server
22 41 (10.90%) Problem Management
23 40 (10.64%) Python
24 38 (10.11%) Disaster Recovery
25 37 (9.84%) Perl
25 37 (9.84%) HP

Capacity Management
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 (6.65%) IIS
2 14 (3.72%) Apache
3 13 (3.46%) Tomcat
3 13 (3.46%) Lync
4 11 (2.93%) SharePoint
4 11 (2.93%) MS Exchange
5 9 (2.39%) IBM HTTP Server
6 7 (1.86%) MindAlign
7 6 (1.60%) Exchange Server 2010
7 6 (1.60%) Mule
8 5 (1.33%) SharePoint 2010
9 4 (1.06%) WebLogic
9 4 (1.06%) NetWeaver
10 3 (0.80%) WebSphere
10 3 (0.80%) nginx
11 2 (0.53%) Exchange Server 2003
12 1 (0.27%) CICS
12 1 (0.27%) WebSphere Application Server
12 1 (0.27%) SAS
12 1 (0.27%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 45 (11.97%) MS Excel
2 22 (5.85%) MS Office
3 5 (1.33%) InfoPath
3 5 (1.33%) Spreadsheet
4 3 (0.80%) MS Project
5 1 (0.27%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (1.33%) Temenos T24
2 4 (1.06%) Remedy ITSM
3 2 (0.53%) Oracle CRM
3 2 (0.53%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.27%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (0.27%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 17 (4.52%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (0.80%) SaaS
3 2 (0.53%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.27%) IBM SmartCloud
4 1 (0.27%) Office 365
4 1 (0.27%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 53 (14.10%) SAN
2 49 (13.03%) Firewall
3 34 (9.04%) DNS
4 29 (7.71%) DHCP
5 28 (7.45%) Multicast
6 19 (5.05%) TCP/IP
7 16 (4.26%) LAN
7 16 (4.26%) WAN
8 12 (3.19%) LDAP
9 10 (2.66%) 3G
9 10 (2.66%) VPN
10 9 (2.39%) BIG-IP
10 9 (2.39%) LTE
11 8 (2.13%) Unified Communications
11 8 (2.13%) iSCSI
11 8 (2.13%) Intranet
12 7 (1.86%) Internet
12 7 (1.86%) BGP
12 7 (1.86%) MPLS
13 6 (1.60%) Radio Access Network
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (11.17%) SQL Server
2 16 (4.26%) Oracle Database
3 13 (3.46%) MySQL
4 12 (3.19%) Relational Database
4 12 (3.19%) SQL Server 2005
4 12 (3.19%) SQL Server 2008
5 11 (2.93%) Oracle Database 11g
6 9 (2.39%) Data Warehouse
7 6 (1.60%) Data Mining
8 5 (1.33%) RDBMS
8 5 (1.33%) Oracle Database 10g
8 5 (1.33%) Oracle9i Database
9 4 (1.06%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 4 (1.06%) Sybase ASE
9 4 (1.06%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 4 (1.06%) Sybase IQ
9 4 (1.06%) DB2
10 3 (0.80%) PostgreSQL
10 3 (0.80%) Redis
10 3 (0.80%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 7 (1.86%) Team Foundation Server
1 7 (1.86%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 6 (1.60%) JIRA
2 6 (1.60%) Toad
3 1 (0.27%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 1 (0.27%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (0.27%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (0.27%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.27%) Hudson
General
1 61 (16.22%) Finance
2 55 (14.63%) Banking
3 31 (8.24%) Investment Banking
4 28 (7.45%) Telecoms
5 20 (5.32%) Front Office
6 8 (2.13%) Retail
6 8 (2.13%) Back Office
7 3 (0.80%) Pharmaceutical
7 3 (0.80%) Financial Institution
7 3 (0.80%) Manufacturing
7 3 (0.80%) Billing
8 2 (0.53%) Advertising
8 2 (0.53%) Legal
9 1 (0.27%) Publishing
9 1 (0.27%) Games
9 1 (0.27%) Local Government
9 1 (0.27%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 59 (15.69%) Analyst
2 25 (6.65%) Administrator
3 24 (6.38%) Applications Support
4 22 (5.85%) Linux Support
4 22 (5.85%) Service Manager
5 17 (4.52%) Capacity Manager
5 17 (4.52%) Capacity Analyst
6 16 (4.26%) Team Leader
6 16 (4.26%) Project Manager
7 15 (3.99%) Architect
8 14 (3.72%) Support Engineer
8 14 (3.72%) Systems Administrator
9 13 (3.46%) DBA
9 13 (3.46%) Business Analyst
9 13 (3.46%) Linux Engineer
10 12 (3.19%) Delivery Manager
11 11 (2.93%) Services Delivery Manager
12 10 (2.66%) Storage Administrator
12 10 (2.66%) Environment Manager
12 10 (2.66%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (7.18%) Rendezvous
2 24 (6.38%) Middleware
3 18 (4.79%) Web Services
4 11 (2.93%) .NET
5 8 (2.13%) WCF
5 8 (2.13%) Java EE
6 7 (1.86%) XMPP
7 5 (1.33%) J2EE
7 5 (1.33%) Windows SharePoint Services
8 4 (1.06%) LAMP
9 2 (0.53%) REST
9 2 (0.53%) WebSphere Message Broker
9 2 (0.53%) SAP Basis
9 2 (0.53%) SOAP
9 2 (0.53%) WebSphere MQ
10 1 (0.27%) CGI
10 1 (0.27%) XML
10 1 (0.27%) SAP XI
10 1 (0.27%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 30 (7.98%) Clustering
1 30 (7.98%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 27 (7.18%) CMDB
3 25 (6.65%) Fixed Income
4 16 (4.26%) Management Information System
5 13 (3.46%) GIS
5 13 (3.46%) Computer Science
6 9 (2.39%) Enterprise Software
7 8 (2.13%) Replication
8 6 (1.60%) Data Integration
8 6 (1.60%) Statistics
9 3 (0.80%) Equities
9 3 (0.80%) e-Health
9 3 (0.80%) Derivative
9 3 (0.80%) Mathematics
9 3 (0.80%) iPad
10 2 (0.53%) IBM XIV
10 2 (0.53%) SWIFT
10 2 (0.53%) Hedge funds
10 2 (0.53%) IBM Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 136 (36.17%) Windows
2 94 (25.00%) Linux
3 75 (19.95%) UNIX
4 54 (14.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 43 (11.44%) Windows Server 2008
6 34 (9.04%) Windows Server 2003
7 21 (5.59%) Solaris
8 11 (2.93%) Windows Server 2012
9 7 (1.86%) Windows 2000
10 6 (1.60%) AIX
11 5 (1.33%) Windows XP
12 3 (0.80%) CentOS
13 2 (0.53%) Windows 7
13 2 (0.53%) Windows 2000 Server
13 2 (0.53%) MVS
13 2 (0.53%) HPUX
14 1 (0.27%) Windows Mobile
14 1 (0.27%) Windows Vista
14 1 (0.27%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 129 (34.31%) ITIL
2 68 (18.09%) Project Management
2 68 (18.09%) Service Delivery
3 67 (17.82%) Change Management
4 56 (14.89%) Service Management
5 44 (11.70%) Incident Management
6 41 (10.90%) Problem Management
7 38 (10.11%) Disaster Recovery
8 35 (9.31%) Release Management
9 34 (9.04%) Asset Management
10 28 (7.45%) Electronic Trading
11 27 (7.18%) Capacity Planning
12 26 (6.91%) Migration
12 26 (6.91%) Low Latency
13 25 (6.65%) Performance Management
14 24 (6.38%) PRINCE2
15 23 (6.12%) Operations Management
15 23 (6.12%) Portfolio Management
16 20 (5.32%) Configuration Management
17 18 (4.79%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 81 (21.54%) SQL
2 51 (13.56%) PowerShell
3 40 (10.64%) Python
4 37 (9.84%) Perl
5 25 (6.65%) VB
6 18 (4.79%) Java
7 13 (3.46%) C
8 8 (2.13%) VBScript
9 7 (1.86%) T-SQL
9 7 (1.86%) PL/SQL
10 6 (1.60%) Ruby
11 5 (1.33%) Shell Script
12 3 (0.80%) C#
12 3 (0.80%) C++
13 1 (0.27%) Ada
13 1 (0.27%) Korn
13 1 (0.27%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 60 (15.96%) Security Cleared
2 32 (8.51%) SC Cleared
3 24 (6.38%) DV Cleared
4 21 (5.59%) Degree
5 16 (4.26%) Microsoft Certification
6 10 (2.66%) Cisco Certification
6 10 (2.66%) ISEB
6 10 (2.66%) ITIL Certification
7 7 (1.86%) CCNA
8 6 (1.60%) APMP
8 6 (1.60%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 6 (1.60%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 6 (1.60%) MCSE
8 6 (1.60%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 5 (1.33%) ISEB Practitioner
9 5 (1.33%) MCITP
10 4 (1.06%) CCNP
11 3 (0.80%) CCIE
11 3 (0.80%) MCTS
12 2 (0.53%) NCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (8.51%) SLA
2 4 (1.06%) COBIT
3 3 (0.80%) QA
3 3 (0.80%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.27%) TickIT
4 1 (0.27%) BS25999
System Software
1 57 (15.16%) Active Directory
2 33 (8.78%) VMware Infrastructure
3 17 (4.52%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 15 (3.99%) VMware ESX
5 14 (3.72%) vSphere
6 10 (2.66%) Hyper-V
7 7 (1.86%) Oracle RAC
7 7 (1.86%) VMware ESXi
8 6 (1.60%) XenApp
8 6 (1.60%) Oracle RMAN
8 6 (1.60%) NFS
9 3 (0.80%) NLBS
9 3 (0.80%) PowerHA
10 2 (0.53%) VMFS
11 1 (0.27%) Terminal Server
11 1 (0.27%) Terminal Services
11 1 (0.27%) ProxySG
11 1 (0.27%) Squid
11 1 (0.27%) Xen
11 1 (0.27%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 22 (5.85%) SCOM
2 16 (4.26%) HP SIM
3 15 (3.99%) BladeLogic
4 14 (3.72%) NetBackup
5 12 (3.19%) ITRS Geneos
6 11 (2.93%) BMC PATROL
7 10 (2.66%) SolarWinds Orion
7 10 (2.66%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
8 9 (2.39%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
8 9 (2.39%) SCSM
9 8 (2.13%) WMI
9 8 (2.13%) Control-M
10 7 (1.86%) Tivoli
11 6 (1.60%) Data Guard
11 6 (1.60%) SCCM
12 5 (1.33%) OpenView
12 5 (1.33%) WSUS
13 4 (1.06%) Puppet
13 4 (1.06%) SCOrch
13 4 (1.06%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 95 (25.27%) Microsoft
2 68 (18.09%) VMware
3 43 (11.44%) Red Hat
4 42 (11.17%) Oracle
5 37 (9.84%) HP
6 34 (9.04%) SolarWinds
7 31 (8.24%) Cisco
8 27 (7.18%) TIBCO
9 24 (6.38%) MarketAxess
9 24 (6.38%) Reuters
9 24 (6.38%) eSpeed
10 23 (6.12%) Citrix
11 20 (5.32%) IBM
11 20 (5.32%) NetApp
12 18 (4.79%) SAP
13 15 (3.99%) BMC
13 15 (3.99%) Symantec
14 14 (3.72%) EMC
15 10 (2.66%) 3PAR
16 9 (2.39%) Sybase
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