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 21 April 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
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Capacity Management
Rank 368 370 322
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -48
Contract jobs citing Capacity Management 224 219 188
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.44% 0.43% 0.44%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.58% 0.57% 0.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 141 152 122
Average daily rate
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£425 £425 £385
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +10.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £286 £266
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £400 £275
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +45.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 1 2
Average hourly rate £35.00 £45.00 £35.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.22% +26.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.50 £45.00 £31.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £45.00 £39.90
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £33.07 £35.50
% change year-on-year
-9.28% -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
38871 38571 31935
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 76.61% 75.29% 74.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 24647 24360 19546
Average daily rate £423 £405 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.32% -1.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £580 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £393 £375 £361
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +3.87%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1124 1130 1000
Average hourly rate £29.00 £27.50 £31.70
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.45% -13.24%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.35 £12.25 £13.53
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £50.00 £54.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.44 £29.75 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+5.68% -7.03%

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 21 April 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 21 April 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 21 April 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 -4 88 £525 +17.97% 9
South East +8 61 £395 +11.26% 24
West Midlands +7 20 £263 -41.66% 3
North West -24 17 £450 +6.50% 2
Yorkshire -5 14 £265 -51.81% 6
South West -7 9 £300 -14.28% 6
East Midlands +2 8 £425 +70.00% 5
North East -2 3 £495 +107.32%
East of England 0 2 £350 -17.64% 4
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Capacity Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 21 April 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.

1 141 (38.42%) Windows
2 133 (36.24%) ITIL
3 105 (28.61%) Linux
4 83 (22.62%) SQL
5 75 (20.44%) Oracle
6 71 (19.35%) Finance
7 70 (19.07%) Microsoft
8 66 (17.98%) UNIX
9 65 (17.71%) Problem Management
10 63 (17.17%) Project Management
11 62 (16.89%) Release Management
12 61 (16.62%) Service Management
13 59 (16.08%) SAN
14 56 (15.26%) Analytical Skills
15 53 (14.44%) Python
16 52 (14.17%) Cisco
17 51 (13.90%) Change Management
18 50 (13.62%) MS Excel
19 49 (13.35%) SQL Server
20 48 (13.08%) VMware
21 47 (12.81%) Configuration Management
22 43 (11.72%) Red Hat
23 42 (11.44%) HP
24 41 (11.17%) Security Cleared
25 40 (10.90%) VMware Infrastructure
25 40 (10.90%) Firewall
26 39 (10.63%) Performance Management
27 38 (10.35%) Incident Management
28 34 (9.26%) Service Delivery
29 33 (8.99%) Performance Monitoring

Capacity Management
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 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 29 (7.90%) IIS
2 27 (7.36%) Apache
3 21 (5.72%) Tomcat
4 14 (3.81%) SharePoint
5 9 (2.45%) WebSphere
6 8 (2.18%) WebSphere Application Server
6 8 (2.18%) Lync
7 6 (1.63%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 6 (1.63%) WebLogic
7 6 (1.63%) Oracle Workflow
8 5 (1.36%) OpenStack
9 4 (1.09%) MS Exchange
10 3 (0.82%) CICS
10 3 (0.82%) Office Communications Server
11 2 (0.54%) LiveLink
11 2 (0.54%) MQSeries
11 2 (0.54%) ArchestrA
12 1 (0.27%) Node.js
12 1 (0.27%) nginx
12 1 (0.27%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 50 (13.62%) MS Excel
2 30 (8.17%) MS Office
3 16 (4.36%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (1.09%) MS Visio
5 3 (0.82%) MS Project
6 2 (0.54%) ProjectWise
Business Applications
1 8 (2.18%) RMDS
2 7 (1.91%) Oracle Applications
3 6 (1.63%) Oracle EBS
3 6 (1.63%) Oracle EBS R12
4 5 (1.36%) ION MarketView
5 1 (0.27%) Eikon
5 1 (0.27%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 10 (2.72%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (2.18%) PaaS
3 6 (1.63%) IaaS
4 5 (1.36%) AWS CloudFormation
4 5 (1.36%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 4 (1.09%) Microsoft Azure
6 2 (0.54%) Office 365
7 1 (0.27%) Route 53
7 1 (0.27%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 1 (0.27%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (0.27%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 59 (16.08%) SAN
2 40 (10.90%) Firewall
3 30 (8.17%) LAN
3 30 (8.17%) NAS
4 23 (6.27%) WAN
4 23 (6.27%) DNS
5 18 (4.90%) TCP/IP
6 14 (3.81%) DHCP
7 13 (3.54%) LDAP
7 13 (3.54%) BIG-IP
8 12 (3.27%) iSCSI
8 12 (3.27%) Multicast
8 12 (3.27%) VoIP
9 10 (2.72%) VPN
10 9 (2.45%) Internet
10 9 (2.45%) SMTP
10 9 (2.45%) FTP
10 9 (2.45%) Radio Access Network
11 7 (1.91%) LTE
11 7 (1.91%) 3G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (13.35%) SQL Server
2 30 (8.17%) Oracle Database
3 13 (3.54%) Oracle Database 11g
4 10 (2.72%) MS Access
4 10 (2.72%) Data Warehouse
4 10 (2.72%) Oracle Database 10g
5 7 (1.91%) DB2
6 6 (1.63%) Oracle BI EE
7 4 (1.09%) Big Data
8 3 (0.82%) Relational Database
8 3 (0.82%) Hadoop
8 3 (0.82%) SAP HANA
8 3 (0.82%) Oracle Reports
8 3 (0.82%) Oracle9i Database
9 2 (0.54%) MySQL
9 2 (0.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 2 (0.54%) SAP BW
9 2 (0.54%) Oracle8/8i Database
9 2 (0.54%) Data Mining
9 2 (0.54%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 18 (4.90%) Jenkins
2 17 (4.63%) Ant
2 17 (4.63%) Maven
2 17 (4.63%) JIRA
2 17 (4.63%) Git (software)
3 16 (4.36%) Subversion
4 13 (3.54%) Mercurial
4 13 (3.54%) MSBuild
4 13 (3.54%) Gradle
4 13 (3.54%) TeamCity
5 11 (3.00%) JMeter
6 8 (2.18%) Introscope
7 4 (1.09%) LoadRunner
8 2 (0.54%) Toad
8 2 (0.54%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 1 (0.27%) PowerBuilder
9 1 (0.27%) ERwin
9 1 (0.27%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 1 (0.27%) Hudson
9 1 (0.27%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 71 (19.35%) Finance
2 27 (7.36%) Banking
3 21 (5.72%) Telecoms
4 15 (4.09%) Front Office
5 13 (3.54%) Investment Banking
6 9 (2.45%) Legal
7 7 (1.91%) Retail
8 5 (1.36%) Manufacturing
8 5 (1.36%) Back Office
9 3 (0.82%) Billing
10 2 (0.54%) Pharmaceutical
11 1 (0.27%) Local Government
11 1 (0.27%) Retail Banking
11 1 (0.27%) German Language
Job Titles
1 61 (16.62%) Analyst
2 31 (8.45%) Administrator
2 31 (8.45%) Service Manager
3 28 (7.63%) Systems Administrator
4 24 (6.54%) Capacity Analyst
5 18 (4.90%) Consultant
5 18 (4.90%) Applications Support
5 18 (4.90%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 16 (4.36%) Architect
6 16 (4.36%) Project Manager
7 15 (4.09%) DBA
8 14 (3.81%) Support Engineer
9 13 (3.54%) Capacity Planner
9 13 (3.54%) Delivery Manager
10 12 (3.27%) Technical Manager
11 11 (3.00%) Services Delivery Manager
11 11 (3.00%) Oracle DBA
11 11 (3.00%) Network Engineer
12 10 (2.72%) Infrastructure Manager
12 10 (2.72%) Capacity Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (5.99%) .NET
1 22 (5.99%) Rendezvous
2 13 (3.54%) Middleware
2 13 (3.54%) Django
3 8 (2.18%) Java EE
4 7 (1.91%) Web Services
5 6 (1.63%) FIX Protocol
6 2 (0.54%) 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 56 (15.26%) Analytical Skills
2 24 (6.54%) Management Information System
3 23 (6.27%) Fixed Income
4 18 (4.90%) Clustering
5 12 (3.27%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 8 (2.18%) Open Source
7 7 (1.91%) Derivative
8 6 (1.63%) Computer Science
8 6 (1.63%) Eurex
9 5 (1.36%) Client/Server
9 5 (1.36%) Fat Client
9 5 (1.36%) Equity Derivative
9 5 (1.36%) Thin Client
9 5 (1.36%) Equities
10 4 (1.09%) Replication
10 4 (1.09%) CLARiiON
10 4 (1.09%) Symmetrix
10 4 (1.09%) EMC Centera
10 4 (1.09%) Mainframe
10 4 (1.09%) Symmetrix DMX
Operating Systems
1 141 (38.42%) Windows
2 105 (28.61%) Linux
3 66 (17.98%) UNIX
4 32 (8.72%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 22 (5.99%) Windows Server 2008
6 21 (5.72%) Windows Server 2003
7 20 (5.45%) Windows Server 2012
8 19 (5.18%) Solaris
9 10 (2.72%) Ubuntu
9 10 (2.72%) CentOS
9 10 (2.72%) HPUX
10 7 (1.91%) Windows 7
11 6 (1.63%) AIX
12 5 (1.36%) Windows 8
13 4 (1.09%) Windows 2000
13 4 (1.09%) Windows NT
14 3 (0.82%) zOS
15 1 (0.27%) SUSE
15 1 (0.27%) Windows 2000 Server
15 1 (0.27%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 133 (36.24%) ITIL
2 65 (17.71%) Problem Management
3 63 (17.17%) Project Management
4 62 (16.89%) Release Management
5 61 (16.62%) Service Management
6 51 (13.90%) Change Management
7 47 (12.81%) Configuration Management
8 39 (10.63%) Performance Management
9 38 (10.35%) Incident Management
10 34 (9.26%) Service Delivery
11 33 (8.99%) Performance Monitoring
12 28 (7.63%) Capacity Planning
13 26 (7.08%) Performance Tuning
13 26 (7.08%) Agile Software Development
14 25 (6.81%) Migration
15 24 (6.54%) Stakeholder Management
16 23 (6.27%) Load Balancing
17 21 (5.72%) Disaster Recovery
17 21 (5.72%) ITSM
17 21 (5.72%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 83 (22.62%) SQL
2 53 (14.44%) Python
3 30 (8.17%) Perl
4 28 (7.63%) Java
5 23 (6.27%) Bash Shell
6 17 (4.63%) C++
7 14 (3.81%) PowerShell
8 12 (3.27%) C
9 9 (2.45%) VBA
9 9 (2.45%) Ruby
10 7 (1.91%) VB
11 6 (1.63%) Shell Script
12 4 (1.09%) VBScript
13 3 (0.82%) C#
14 2 (0.54%) PL/SQL
14 2 (0.54%) Assembly Language
15 1 (0.27%) MATLAB
15 1 (0.27%) PHP
15 1 (0.27%) JavaScript
15 1 (0.27%) Bourne shell
Qualifications
1 41 (11.17%) Security Cleared
2 26 (7.08%) SC Cleared
3 25 (6.81%) Cisco Certification
4 22 (5.99%) CCNA
5 16 (4.36%) Degree
6 15 (4.09%) DV Cleared
7 7 (1.91%) Microsoft Certification
8 6 (1.63%) MCSE
8 6 (1.63%) ITIL Certification
9 4 (1.09%) CCNP
9 4 (1.09%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 3 (0.82%) PMP
10 3 (0.82%) PMI Certification
11 2 (0.54%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 1 (0.27%) CITP
12 1 (0.27%) JNCIP
12 1 (0.27%) Avaya Certification
12 1 (0.27%) MCDBA
12 1 (0.27%) CCIE
12 1 (0.27%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (8.72%) SLA
2 10 (2.72%) QA
3 2 (0.54%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.27%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.27%) ISO 14001
4 1 (0.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 40 (10.90%) VMware Infrastructure
2 28 (7.63%) Active Directory
3 20 (5.45%) VMware ESXi
4 15 (4.09%) Hyper-V
5 14 (3.81%) vSphere
6 12 (3.27%) KVM
7 10 (2.72%) NFS
7 10 (2.72%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 9 (2.45%) Oracle RAC
8 9 (2.45%) VMware ESX
9 6 (1.63%) XenApp
10 5 (1.36%) Terminal Services
11 4 (1.09%) XenDesktop
12 3 (0.82%) HDFS
13 2 (0.54%) Forefront TMG
13 2 (0.54%) VMware Workstation
14 1 (0.27%) Microsoft App-V
14 1 (0.27%) NLBS
14 1 (0.27%) Samba
14 1 (0.27%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 28 (7.63%) ITRS Geneos
2 27 (7.36%) SCOM
3 17 (4.63%) NetBackup
4 14 (3.81%) SCSM
5 13 (3.54%) Puppet
5 13 (3.54%) BladeLogic
6 10 (2.72%) Data Guard
6 10 (2.72%) SCOrch
7 6 (1.63%) Opscode Chef
7 6 (1.63%) Backup Exec
7 6 (1.63%) Nagios
8 5 (1.36%) Tivoli
8 5 (1.36%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 5 (1.36%) OVSD
8 5 (1.36%) SCCM
8 5 (1.36%) Cisco UCCE
8 5 (1.36%) Cisco UCCX
9 4 (1.09%) ZABBIX
9 4 (1.09%) Oracle RMAN
9 4 (1.09%) MOM
Vendors
1 75 (20.44%) Oracle
2 70 (19.07%) Microsoft
3 52 (14.17%) Cisco
4 48 (13.08%) VMware
5 43 (11.72%) Red Hat
6 42 (11.44%) HP
7 30 (8.17%) NetApp
8 22 (5.99%) TIBCO
9 21 (5.72%) BMC
10 18 (4.90%) Splunk
11 17 (4.63%) IBM
12 15 (4.09%) Citrix
13 13 (3.54%) CA
13 13 (3.54%) F5
14 12 (3.27%) Sybase
15 9 (2.45%) Dell
15 9 (2.45%) SolarWinds
16 8 (2.18%) 3PAR
16 8 (2.18%) Reuters
17 6 (1.63%) Teradata
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