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 10 February 2016 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
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Capacity Management
Rank 393 466 392
Rank change year-on-year
+73 -74
Contract jobs citing Capacity Management 203 128 191
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.43% 0.27% 0.42%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.53% 0.35% 0.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 116 69 129
Average daily rate £350 £431 £415
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.84% +3.91%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £273
10% offered a daily rate of more than £509 £575 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £413 £400
% change year-on-year
-17.57% +3.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 0
Average hourly rate £63.00 £32.73 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+92.48% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £63.00 £40.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+57.50% +110.52%
Capacity Management
UK

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
38418 36663 34938
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 81.41% 77.86% 77.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 25454 23704 21566
Average daily rate £430 £425 £401
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.17% +5.98%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £285 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1094 997 1101
Average hourly rate £37.50 £26.50 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+41.50% -3.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.72 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.00 £46.00 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

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 10 February 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Capacity Management within the England region over the 3 months to 10 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +18 72 £413 -13.15% 5
South East +57 67 £352 -20.67% 10
North West -12 21 £360 -17.71% 2
South West +18 19 £255 -38.18% 2
East of England +7 10 £475 - 2
Yorkshire -23 6 £294 +12.98%
West Midlands -12 3 £425 -
East Midlands -14 2 £450 +5.88% 1
North East - 1 £225 - 3
Capacity Management
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Capacity Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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.

1 147 (37.22%) ITIL
2 118 (29.87%) Windows
3 101 (25.57%) Problem Management
4 98 (24.81%) Finance
5 91 (23.04%) Linux
6 73 (18.48%) SQL
6 73 (18.48%) Change Management
6 73 (18.48%) Data Centre
7 66 (16.71%) Oracle
8 62 (15.70%) SQL Server
9 61 (15.44%) VMware
10 56 (14.18%) Service Management
10 56 (14.18%) Project Management
10 56 (14.18%) Windows Server
11 52 (13.16%) Firewall
12 50 (12.66%) Management Information System
12 50 (12.66%) Configuration Management
12 50 (12.66%) Unix
13 49 (12.41%) Cisco
13 49 (12.41%) Microsoft
14 48 (12.15%) Service Delivery
15 47 (11.90%) DNS
16 46 (11.65%) Incident Management
17 45 (11.39%) Active Directory
17 45 (11.39%) Telecoms
18 43 (10.89%) Banking
19 42 (10.63%) Validation
20 41 (10.38%) Disaster Recovery
21 38 (9.62%) Back Office
21 38 (9.62%) VMware Infrastructure

Capacity Management
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 21 (5.32%) SharePoint
2 17 (4.30%) Skype for Business
3 12 (3.04%) Apache
4 10 (2.53%) Tomcat
5 9 (2.28%) IIS
6 7 (1.77%) Exchange Server 2010
6 7 (1.77%) MS Exchange
7 6 (1.52%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 6 (1.52%) nginx
8 5 (1.27%) WebLogic
9 4 (1.01%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 3 (0.76%) Apache Pig
10 3 (0.76%) JBoss
10 3 (0.76%) OpenStack
11 2 (0.51%) ColdFusion
11 2 (0.51%) SharePoint 2013
11 2 (0.51%) WebSphere
12 1 (0.25%) Drupal
12 1 (0.25%) Exchange Server 2013
12 1 (0.25%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 21 (5.32%) MS Excel
2 16 (4.05%) MS Office
3 5 (1.27%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (1.01%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.51%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.25%) ProjectWise
Business Applications
1 12 (3.04%) ION MarketView
2 4 (1.01%) Oracle Applications
2 4 (1.01%) Oracle EBS
2 4 (1.01%) Oracle EBS R12
3 3 (0.76%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.25%) HFM
4 1 (0.25%) Hyperion Planning
Cloud Services
1 8 (2.03%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (1.52%) Cloud Computing
3 5 (1.27%) SaaS
4 3 (0.76%) IaaS
5 2 (0.51%) Office 365
6 1 (0.25%) Amazon AWS
6 1 (0.25%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 1 (0.25%) AWS CloudFormation
6 1 (0.25%) IBM PureFlex
6 1 (0.25%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 52 (13.16%) Firewall
2 47 (11.90%) DNS
3 37 (9.37%) SAN
4 31 (7.85%) TCP/IP
5 27 (6.84%) Internet
5 27 (6.84%) LAN
6 24 (6.08%) SNMP
7 23 (5.82%) DHCP
7 23 (5.82%) WAN
8 18 (4.56%) Wireless
9 16 (4.05%) MPLS
9 16 (4.05%) Multicast
9 16 (4.05%) SMTP
9 16 (4.05%) VoIP
10 15 (3.80%) Ethernet
10 15 (3.80%) NAS
11 14 (3.54%) Network Security
12 13 (3.29%) Cisco ASA
12 13 (3.29%) Cisco Nexus
12 13 (3.29%) Diameter Protocol
Database & Business Intelligence
1 62 (15.70%) SQL Server
2 30 (7.59%) Oracle Database
3 21 (5.32%) SQL Server 2012
4 20 (5.06%) Oracle Database 11g
5 19 (4.81%) SQL Server 2008
6 18 (4.56%) Oracle Database 10g
7 15 (3.80%) SQL Server 2005
8 13 (3.29%) Data Warehouse
9 11 (2.78%) Oracle9i Database
10 8 (2.03%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
10 8 (2.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 8 (2.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 7 (1.77%) Oracle Reports
12 6 (1.52%) NoSQL
13 5 (1.27%) MongoDB
13 5 (1.27%) Oracle BI EE
13 5 (1.27%) Oracle Database 12c
13 5 (1.27%) PostgreSQL
13 5 (1.27%) SQL Server 2014
14 4 (1.01%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 7 (1.77%) Git (software)
2 4 (1.01%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (0.76%) Jenkins
3 3 (0.76%) LoadRunner
3 3 (0.76%) Subversion
4 2 (0.51%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 1 (0.25%) Ant
5 1 (0.25%) FitNesse
5 1 (0.25%) JIRA
5 1 (0.25%) Maven
5 1 (0.25%) Protractor
5 1 (0.25%) Selenium
5 1 (0.25%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 98 (24.81%) Finance
2 45 (11.39%) Telecoms
3 43 (10.89%) Banking
4 38 (9.62%) Back Office
5 36 (9.11%) Front Office
6 15 (3.80%) Investment Banking
7 5 (1.27%) Local Government
8 4 (1.01%) Billing
8 4 (1.01%) Retail
9 2 (0.51%) French Language
9 2 (0.51%) Manufacturing
9 2 (0.51%) Retail Banking
10 1 (0.25%) Automotive
10 1 (0.25%) Corporate Banking
10 1 (0.25%) Dutch Language
10 1 (0.25%) International Banking
10 1 (0.25%) Law
10 1 (0.25%) Legal
10 1 (0.25%) Multimedia
10 1 (0.25%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 35 (8.86%) Architect
2 33 (8.35%) DBA
3 30 (7.59%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 28 (7.09%) Support Engineer
5 25 (6.33%) Consultant
6 24 (6.08%) Network Engineer
7 23 (5.82%) Back Office Engineer
8 18 (4.56%) Administrator
9 17 (4.30%) Analyst
9 17 (4.30%) Linux Engineer
10 16 (4.05%) Infrastructure Architect
10 16 (4.05%) Service Manager
11 12 (3.04%) Capacity Manager
11 12 (3.04%) Server Engineer
12 11 (2.78%) Senior Linux Engineer
12 11 (2.78%) Technical Leader
13 10 (2.53%) Data Centre Engineer
13 10 (2.53%) Oracle DBA
13 10 (2.53%) Senior DBA
13 10 (2.53%) SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (3.80%) Rendezvous
2 14 (3.54%) Middleware
3 11 (2.78%) 802.1X
4 10 (2.53%) Web Services
5 6 (1.52%) AngularJS
5 6 (1.52%) LAMP
6 5 (1.27%) Ajax
6 5 (1.27%) CSS
6 5 (1.27%) jQuery
7 4 (1.01%) .NET
8 3 (0.76%) J2EE
8 3 (0.76%) Kafka
9 2 (0.51%) FIX Protocol
9 2 (0.51%) LAPP Stack
9 2 (0.51%) LEMP Stack
9 2 (0.51%) WebSphere MQ
10 1 (0.25%) boto
10 1 (0.25%) Oracle Fusion
10 1 (0.25%) Oracle GoldenGate
10 1 (0.25%) Oracle Streams
Miscellaneous
1 73 (18.48%) Data Centre
2 50 (12.66%) Management Information System
3 33 (8.35%) Statistics
4 22 (5.57%) Analytical Skills
5 19 (4.81%) Replication
6 16 (4.05%) Clustering
7 13 (3.29%) Driving Licence
8 12 (3.04%) Cryptography
9 10 (2.53%) Client/Server
10 9 (2.28%) EMC VNX
11 8 (2.03%) Enterprise Storage
12 7 (1.77%) Mainframe
13 6 (1.52%) Enterprise Software
13 6 (1.52%) User Experience
13 6 (1.52%) Video Conferencing
14 5 (1.27%) Blackberry
14 5 (1.27%) EMC VMAX
14 5 (1.27%) Fat Client
14 5 (1.27%) NHS
14 5 (1.27%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 118 (29.87%) Windows
2 91 (23.04%) Linux
3 56 (14.18%) Windows Server
4 50 (12.66%) Unix
5 32 (8.10%) Windows Server 2008
6 30 (7.59%) Windows Server 2012
7 28 (7.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 26 (6.58%) Solaris
9 17 (4.30%) Windows Server 2003
10 13 (3.29%) AIX
10 13 (3.29%) Windows 7
11 9 (2.28%) Android
12 5 (1.27%) Windows Vista
13 4 (1.01%) CentOS
13 4 (1.01%) Ubuntu
14 1 (0.25%) FreeBSD
14 1 (0.25%) SUSE
14 1 (0.25%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
14 1 (0.25%) Windows 10
14 1 (0.25%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 147 (37.22%) ITIL
2 101 (25.57%) Problem Management
3 73 (18.48%) Change Management
4 56 (14.18%) Project Management
4 56 (14.18%) Service Management
5 50 (12.66%) Configuration Management
6 48 (12.15%) Service Delivery
7 46 (11.65%) Incident Management
8 42 (10.63%) Validation
9 41 (10.38%) Disaster Recovery
10 34 (8.61%) Information Security
10 34 (8.61%) Performance Tuning
11 31 (7.85%) Network Design
12 26 (6.58%) ITSM
13 22 (5.57%) Fault Management
13 22 (5.57%) User Acceptance Testing
14 21 (5.32%) Functional Testing
15 20 (5.06%) High Availability
16 19 (4.81%) Performance Monitoring
17 18 (4.56%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 73 (18.48%) SQL
2 32 (8.10%) PowerShell
3 25 (6.33%) Python
4 21 (5.32%) Java
5 20 (5.06%) Perl
6 16 (4.05%) Bash Shell
7 13 (3.29%) Shell Script
8 6 (1.52%) T-SQL
8 6 (1.52%) VBScript
9 5 (1.27%) Bourne shell
9 5 (1.27%) C#
9 5 (1.27%) VBA
10 4 (1.01%) C
10 4 (1.01%) PHP
11 2 (0.51%) C++
11 2 (0.51%) VB
12 1 (0.25%) JavaScript
12 1 (0.25%) PL/SQL
12 1 (0.25%) Ruby
12 1 (0.25%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
Qualifications
1 32 (8.10%) Security Cleared
2 31 (7.85%) Cisco Certification
3 25 (6.33%) CCNA
4 24 (6.08%) Degree
5 20 (5.06%) SC Cleared
6 14 (3.54%) CCNP
6 14 (3.54%) ITIL Certification
7 11 (2.78%) Microsoft Certification
8 9 (2.28%) DV Cleared
8 9 (2.28%) MCSE
9 8 (2.03%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 7 (1.77%) CCIE
11 6 (1.52%) CISSP
11 6 (1.52%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 5 (1.27%) JNCIE
13 4 (1.01%) GCIH
13 4 (1.01%) GIAC
14 3 (0.76%) JNCIA
14 3 (0.76%) JNCIP
14 3 (0.76%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (9.11%) SLA
2 13 (3.29%) PCI DSS
3 8 (2.03%) Disclosure Scotland
4 6 (1.52%) QA
5 2 (0.51%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.25%) P3O
6 1 (0.25%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 45 (11.39%) Active Directory
2 38 (9.62%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (3.80%) Oracle RAC
4 14 (3.54%) Hyper-V
5 9 (2.28%) Firmware
6 8 (2.03%) vSphere
7 6 (1.52%) NFS
8 5 (1.27%) BitLocker
8 5 (1.27%) ISA Server
8 5 (1.27%) XenApp
9 4 (1.01%) Docker
9 4 (1.01%) XenServer
10 3 (0.76%) Apache Flume
10 3 (0.76%) Apache ZooKeeper
10 3 (0.76%) HDFS
11 2 (0.51%) Veritas Cluster Server
11 2 (0.51%) Veritas File System
12 1 (0.25%) KVM
12 1 (0.25%) VMware ESX
12 1 (0.25%) Xen
Systems Management
1 17 (4.30%) Data Guard
1 17 (4.30%) Puppet
2 14 (3.54%) NetBackup
3 13 (3.29%) Oracle RMAN
3 13 (3.29%) SCCM
4 12 (3.04%) ITRS Geneos
4 12 (3.04%) ZABBIX
5 10 (2.53%) Foglight
6 9 (2.28%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 8 (2.03%) SCOM
8 6 (1.52%) Ansible
9 5 (1.27%) Nagios
9 5 (1.27%) Opscode Chef
9 5 (1.27%) Salt
10 4 (1.01%) BladeLogic
10 4 (1.01%) CFEngine
10 4 (1.01%) Kibana
10 4 (1.01%) logstash
10 4 (1.01%) Norton AntiVirus
10 4 (1.01%) yum
Vendors
1 66 (16.71%) Oracle
2 61 (15.44%) VMware
3 49 (12.41%) Cisco
3 49 (12.41%) Microsoft
4 33 (8.35%) Red Hat
5 27 (6.84%) HP
6 23 (5.82%) EMC
7 20 (5.06%) Huawei
8 16 (4.05%) NetApp
9 15 (3.80%) TIBCO
10 14 (3.54%) F5
11 13 (3.29%) Citrix
11 13 (3.29%) Splunk
11 13 (3.29%) Sybase
12 12 (3.04%) ION Trading
13 11 (2.78%) Juniper
13 11 (2.78%) Sun
14 10 (2.53%) Imperva
14 10 (2.53%) SonicWALL
14 10 (2.53%) Teradata
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