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 27 March 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
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Capacity Management
Rank 378 379 348
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -31
Contract jobs citing Capacity Management 205 192 169
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.42% 0.41% 0.40%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.55% 0.54% 0.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 128 128 104
Average daily rate
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£450 £425 £378
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +12.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £259 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £410 £275
% change year-on-year
-8.53% +49.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 2
Average hourly rate £40.00 £45.00 £35.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% +26.76%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £33.07 £35.50
% change year-on-year
+20.95% -6.84%
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
37161 35673 30835
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 76.42% 75.44% 73.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 23489 22217 18883
Average daily rate £425 £408 £410
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.29% -0.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £396 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+5.60% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1070 1065 1029
Average hourly rate £29.00 £26.88 £31.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.90% -14.68%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.43 £12.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.50 £50.00 £51.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.44 £27.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+14.32% -14.06%

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 27 March 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 27 March 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 27 March 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 0 87 £525 +23.52% 17
South East -29 44 £395 +17.03% 14
West Midlands +6 18 £263 -41.66% 2
Yorkshire -1 17 £265 - 2
North West -13 17 £450 +9.75% 4
East Midlands -1 8 £425 +70.00%
South West -10 7 £350 -20.00% 7
North East 0 3 £495 +112.90% 1
East of England -7 2 - - 5
Capacity Management
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Capacity Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 March 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.

1 143 (39.18%) Windows
2 132 (36.16%) ITIL
3 105 (28.77%) Linux
4 79 (21.64%) SQL
5 74 (20.27%) Oracle
6 72 (19.73%) UNIX
7 71 (19.45%) Finance
8 65 (17.81%) Project Management
9 64 (17.53%) Microsoft
10 63 (17.26%) Problem Management
11 62 (16.99%) Service Management
12 60 (16.44%) Release Management
13 57 (15.62%) Analytical Skills
14 56 (15.34%) SAN
15 51 (13.97%) SQL Server
16 50 (13.70%) Cisco
16 50 (13.70%) Change Management
17 49 (13.42%) Python
18 48 (13.15%) Configuration Management
19 47 (12.88%) VMware
20 44 (12.05%) MS Excel
21 43 (11.78%) Security Cleared
22 42 (11.51%) HP
23 38 (10.41%) VMware Infrastructure
23 38 (10.41%) Performance Management
23 38 (10.41%) Incident Management
24 37 (10.14%) Firewall
25 35 (9.59%) Red Hat
26 33 (9.04%) Performance Monitoring
27 32 (8.77%) Service Delivery

Capacity Management
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 23 (6.30%) Apache
2 22 (6.03%) IIS
3 14 (3.84%) Tomcat
4 13 (3.56%) SharePoint
5 9 (2.47%) WebSphere
6 8 (2.19%) WebSphere Application Server
7 6 (1.64%) Lync
8 5 (1.37%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 5 (1.37%) WebLogic
9 4 (1.10%) NetWeaver
10 3 (0.82%) MS Exchange
10 3 (0.82%) CICS
10 3 (0.82%) MQSeries
10 3 (0.82%) OpenStack
11 2 (0.55%) Node.js
11 2 (0.55%) LiveLink
11 2 (0.55%) Office Communications Server
11 2 (0.55%) nginx
12 1 (0.27%) SharePoint 2010
12 1 (0.27%) IBM HTTP Server
Applications
1 44 (12.05%) MS Excel
2 29 (7.95%) MS Office
3 14 (3.84%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (0.82%) MS Project
5 2 (0.55%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.55%) ProjectWise
Business Applications
1 8 (2.19%) RMDS
2 6 (1.64%) Oracle Applications
3 5 (1.37%) Oracle EBS
3 5 (1.37%) Oracle EBS R12
3 5 (1.37%) ION MarketView
4 1 (0.27%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 6 (1.64%) PaaS
2 4 (1.10%) AWS CloudFormation
2 4 (1.10%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (1.10%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 2 (0.55%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 2 (0.55%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (0.55%) Amazon S3
3 2 (0.55%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (0.55%) Office 365
3 2 (0.55%) Route 53
3 2 (0.55%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 56 (15.34%) SAN
2 37 (10.14%) Firewall
3 31 (8.49%) LAN
4 26 (7.12%) NAS
5 23 (6.30%) WAN
6 16 (4.38%) VoIP
6 16 (4.38%) BIG-IP
7 15 (4.11%) iSCSI
8 14 (3.84%) TCP/IP
8 14 (3.84%) DNS
9 12 (3.29%) Multicast
10 11 (3.01%) LDAP
11 10 (2.74%) Fibre Channel
11 10 (2.74%) Radio Access Network
12 8 (2.19%) LTE
12 8 (2.19%) 3G
13 7 (1.92%) Wireless
13 7 (1.92%) DHCP
14 6 (1.64%) BGP
14 6 (1.64%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 51 (13.97%) SQL Server
2 29 (7.95%) Oracle Database
3 13 (3.56%) Oracle Database 11g
4 11 (3.01%) Data Warehouse
5 10 (2.74%) Oracle Database 10g
5 10 (2.74%) MS Access
6 8 (2.19%) DB2
7 5 (1.37%) Oracle BI EE
7 5 (1.37%) SAP HANA
8 4 (1.10%) Relational Database
8 4 (1.10%) RDBMS
9 3 (0.82%) Oracle Reports
9 3 (0.82%) MySQL
9 3 (0.82%) Oracle9i Database
9 3 (0.82%) SQL Server 2012
9 3 (0.82%) SQL Server 2008
10 2 (0.55%) MongoDB
10 2 (0.55%) Amazon RDS
10 2 (0.55%) Oracle Database 12c
10 2 (0.55%) Redis
Development Applications
1 13 (3.56%) Subversion
1 13 (3.56%) Git (software)
1 13 (3.56%) Jenkins
2 12 (3.29%) Maven
2 12 (3.29%) JIRA
2 12 (3.29%) Ant
3 11 (3.01%) JMeter
4 10 (2.74%) TeamCity
4 10 (2.74%) Mercurial
4 10 (2.74%) MSBuild
4 10 (2.74%) Gradle
5 8 (2.19%) Introscope
6 4 (1.10%) LoadRunner
7 2 (0.55%) Toad
7 2 (0.55%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 1 (0.27%) Hudson
8 1 (0.27%) PowerBuilder
8 1 (0.27%) ERwin
8 1 (0.27%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 1 (0.27%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 71 (19.45%) Finance
2 29 (7.95%) Banking
3 25 (6.85%) Telecoms
4 18 (4.93%) Front Office
4 18 (4.93%) Investment Banking
5 10 (2.74%) Legal
6 7 (1.92%) Retail
7 5 (1.37%) Manufacturing
7 5 (1.37%) Back Office
8 3 (0.82%) Pharmaceutical
9 2 (0.55%) Billing
9 2 (0.55%) Local Government
10 1 (0.27%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 55 (15.07%) Analyst
2 28 (7.67%) Service Manager
3 27 (7.40%) Administrator
4 24 (6.58%) Capacity Analyst
5 23 (6.30%) Systems Administrator
6 22 (6.03%) Applications Support
7 20 (5.48%) Architect
8 19 (5.21%) DBA
9 17 (4.66%) Delivery Manager
10 16 (4.38%) Consultant
10 16 (4.38%) Project Manager
10 16 (4.38%) Support Engineer
11 14 (3.84%) Infrastructure Engineer
12 12 (3.29%) Services Delivery Manager
12 12 (3.29%) Capacity Manager
13 11 (3.01%) Oracle DBA
13 11 (3.01%) Capacity Planner
13 11 (3.01%) Network Engineer
14 10 (2.74%) Infrastructure Manager
14 10 (2.74%) Virtualisation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (5.48%) .NET
1 20 (5.48%) Rendezvous
2 16 (4.38%) Middleware
3 10 (2.74%) Django
4 8 (2.19%) Java EE
5 6 (1.64%) FIX Protocol
5 6 (1.64%) Web Services
6 3 (0.82%) Flash
7 1 (0.27%) boto
7 1 (0.27%) XML
7 1 (0.27%) JDBC
7 1 (0.27%) SAP Basis
7 1 (0.27%) XMPP
7 1 (0.27%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 57 (15.62%) Analytical Skills
2 24 (6.58%) Fixed Income
3 20 (5.48%) Clustering
3 20 (5.48%) Management Information System
4 15 (4.11%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 10 (2.74%) Derivative
6 9 (2.47%) Replication
7 6 (1.64%) Client/Server
7 6 (1.64%) Open Source
8 5 (1.37%) Mainframe
8 5 (1.37%) Thin Client
8 5 (1.37%) Equities
8 5 (1.37%) Equity Derivative
8 5 (1.37%) Computer Science
8 5 (1.37%) CMDB
8 5 (1.37%) Fat Client
9 4 (1.10%) IVR
9 4 (1.10%) CLARiiON
9 4 (1.10%) Symmetrix
9 4 (1.10%) EMC Centera
Operating Systems
1 143 (39.18%) Windows
2 105 (28.77%) Linux
3 72 (19.73%) UNIX
4 28 (7.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 22 (6.03%) Solaris
6 20 (5.48%) Windows Server 2008
7 18 (4.93%) Windows Server 2012
8 15 (4.11%) Windows Server 2003
9 12 (3.29%) HPUX
10 10 (2.74%) AIX
10 10 (2.74%) Ubuntu
10 10 (2.74%) CentOS
11 7 (1.92%) Windows 7
12 5 (1.37%) Windows 2000
12 5 (1.37%) Windows NT
12 5 (1.37%) Windows 8
13 4 (1.10%) zOS
14 3 (0.82%) Oracle Linux
15 1 (0.27%) Windows 2000 Server
15 1 (0.27%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 132 (36.16%) ITIL
2 65 (17.81%) Project Management
3 63 (17.26%) Problem Management
4 62 (16.99%) Service Management
5 60 (16.44%) Release Management
6 50 (13.70%) Change Management
7 48 (13.15%) Configuration Management
8 38 (10.41%) Incident Management
8 38 (10.41%) Performance Management
9 33 (9.04%) Performance Monitoring
10 32 (8.77%) Service Delivery
11 30 (8.22%) Performance Tuning
12 28 (7.67%) Capacity Planning
13 27 (7.40%) Migration
14 25 (6.85%) Stakeholder Management
15 24 (6.58%) Change Control
16 23 (6.30%) Disaster Recovery
16 23 (6.30%) ITSM
17 22 (6.03%) Agile Software Development
18 19 (5.21%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 79 (21.64%) SQL
2 49 (13.42%) Python
3 27 (7.40%) Perl
4 26 (7.12%) Java
5 21 (5.75%) Bash Shell
6 19 (5.21%) C++
7 13 (3.56%) PowerShell
8 12 (3.29%) Ruby
9 9 (2.47%) VBA
10 8 (2.19%) VB
11 7 (1.92%) C#
12 5 (1.37%) C
12 5 (1.37%) PL/SQL
13 4 (1.10%) VBScript
14 3 (0.82%) Shell Script
15 2 (0.55%) Assembly Language
15 2 (0.55%) JavaScript
15 2 (0.55%) PHP
16 1 (0.27%) COBOL
16 1 (0.27%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 43 (11.78%) Security Cleared
2 29 (7.95%) Cisco Certification
3 28 (7.67%) SC Cleared
4 24 (6.58%) CCNA
5 16 (4.38%) Degree
5 16 (4.38%) DV Cleared
6 7 (1.92%) ITIL Certification
6 7 (1.92%) Microsoft Certification
7 6 (1.64%) MCSE
8 4 (1.10%) PMP
8 4 (1.10%) PMI Certification
8 4 (1.10%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 3 (0.82%) CCNP
10 2 (0.55%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 1 (0.27%) JNCIP
11 1 (0.27%) CITP
11 1 (0.27%) MCDBA
11 1 (0.27%) CCIE
11 1 (0.27%) Avaya Certification
11 1 (0.27%) OCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (8.49%) SLA
2 10 (2.74%) QA
3 2 (0.55%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (0.55%) ISO 9001
3 2 (0.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.27%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 38 (10.41%) VMware Infrastructure
2 29 (7.95%) Active Directory
3 17 (4.66%) VMware ESXi
4 16 (4.38%) Hyper-V
5 13 (3.56%) vSphere
6 12 (3.29%) NFS
6 12 (3.29%) KVM
7 11 (3.01%) Oracle RAC
8 9 (2.47%) VMware ESX
9 5 (1.37%) Terminal Services
10 4 (1.10%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 3 (0.82%) Firmware
11 3 (0.82%) XenApp
12 2 (0.55%) PowerHA
13 1 (0.27%) vCloud
13 1 (0.27%) iptables
13 1 (0.27%) XenServer
13 1 (0.27%) XenDesktop
13 1 (0.27%) Veritas File System
13 1 (0.27%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 28 (7.67%) ITRS Geneos
2 23 (6.30%) SCOM
3 17 (4.66%) NetBackup
4 14 (3.84%) SCSM
5 13 (3.56%) BladeLogic
6 12 (3.29%) Puppet
7 10 (2.74%) Data Guard
7 10 (2.74%) SCOrch
8 7 (1.92%) Opscode Chef
9 6 (1.64%) Backup Exec
9 6 (1.64%) OpenView
10 5 (1.37%) Tivoli Storage Manager
10 5 (1.37%) Oracle RMAN
10 5 (1.37%) OVSD
10 5 (1.37%) Cisco UCCX
10 5 (1.37%) Cisco UCCE
10 5 (1.37%) SCCM
11 4 (1.10%) ZABBIX
11 4 (1.10%) ARCserve
11 4 (1.10%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 74 (20.27%) Oracle
2 64 (17.53%) Microsoft
3 50 (13.70%) Cisco
4 47 (12.88%) VMware
5 42 (11.51%) HP
6 35 (9.59%) Red Hat
7 26 (7.12%) NetApp
8 20 (5.48%) TIBCO
9 19 (5.21%) BMC
9 19 (5.21%) IBM
10 18 (4.93%) CA
11 13 (3.56%) F5
12 12 (3.29%) Splunk
13 10 (2.74%) EMC
13 10 (2.74%) Sun
13 10 (2.74%) Citrix
14 9 (2.47%) Symantec
14 9 (2.47%) SAP
14 9 (2.47%) SolarWinds
15 8 (2.19%) Dell
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