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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Capacity Management over the 3 months to 2 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
2 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Capacity Management
Rank 437 413 393
Rank change year-on-year
-24 -20
Contract jobs citing Capacity Management 173 199 205
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.35% 0.39% 0.42%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.43% 0.49% 0.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 83 98 138
Median daily rate £375 £386 £439
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.91% -12.01%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £261 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £540 £555
UK excluding London median daily rate £341 £350 £400
% change year-on-year
-2.71% -12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 4 1
Median hourly rate £35.00 £26.00 £26.83
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+34.61% -3.09%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £26.00 £26.83
% change year-on-year
+34.61% -3.09%
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
40440 40588 38384
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 82.49% 79.83% 78.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 27121 26639 24418
Median daily rate £450 £415 £401
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.43% +3.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 940 1085 1157
Median hourly rate £27.81 £27.50 £27.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.12% +1.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.35 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.00 £50.00 £46.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £28.91
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +3.77%

Capacity Management
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the England region citing Capacity Management as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 2 July 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
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 2 July 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Capacity Management within the England region over the 3 months to 2 July 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South East -16 50 £400 +10.34% 5
London -24 48 £375 -9.09% 11
North West +6 23 £330 -5.71% 3
North East -37 22 £300 - 1
West Midlands -16 10 £286 -28.40% 1
South West -3 7 £508 +76.52% 3
Yorkshire -5 6 £400 +55.33% 2
East Midlands +2 4 £450 +10.56%
East of England +12 3 £575 +64.28% 1
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Capacity Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 2 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Capacity Management also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the England region with a requirement for Capacity Management.

1 164 (40.80%) ITIL
2 109 (27.11%) Windows
3 99 (24.63%) VMware
4 94 (23.38%) Linux
5 77 (19.15%) Microsoft
6 69 (17.16%) VMware Infrastructure
7 68 (16.92%) Finance
8 63 (15.67%) Configuration Management
9 62 (15.42%) Security Cleared
10 61 (15.17%) SQL
10 61 (15.17%) Oracle
11 58 (14.43%) Firewall
12 56 (13.93%) Change Management
12 56 (13.93%) Active Directory
12 56 (13.93%) Data Centre
13 54 (13.43%) SQL Server
14 52 (12.94%) Disaster Recovery
15 50 (12.44%) Service Delivery
15 50 (12.44%) Red Hat
16 49 (12.19%) Cisco
17 47 (11.69%) MS Excel
17 47 (11.69%) Windows Server
18 46 (11.44%) Project Management
19 45 (11.19%) Service Management
20 44 (10.95%) HP
20 44 (10.95%) Windows Server 2012
21 42 (10.45%) DNS
22 41 (10.20%) SC Cleared
22 41 (10.20%) Problem Management
23 40 (9.95%) Network Design

Capacity Management
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 28 (6.97%) Tomcat
2 26 (6.47%) Apache
2 26 (6.47%) IIS
2 26 (6.47%) SharePoint
3 18 (4.48%) MS Exchange
4 16 (3.98%) Skype for Business
5 9 (2.24%) JBoss
6 8 (1.99%) WebSphere
7 6 (1.49%) Exchange Server 2010
7 6 (1.49%) WebLogic
8 5 (1.24%) Cloud Foundry
8 5 (1.24%) Exchange Server 2013
9 4 (1.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 3 (0.75%) CMS
10 3 (0.75%) Confluence
11 2 (0.50%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 2 (0.50%) Exchange Server 2003
11 2 (0.50%) IBM Domino
11 2 (0.50%) IBM Notes
11 2 (0.50%) MQSeries
Applications
1 47 (11.69%) MS Excel
2 18 (4.48%) MS Office
3 9 (2.24%) MS Project
4 5 (1.24%) MS PowerPoint
5 4 (1.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 9 (2.24%) OpenText VIM for SAP
2 4 (1.00%) Oracle Applications
2 4 (1.00%) Oracle EBS
2 4 (1.00%) Oracle EBS R12
3 2 (0.50%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.25%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 13 (3.23%) Office 365
2 10 (2.49%) SaaS
3 8 (1.99%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (1.99%) IaaS
4 7 (1.74%) Microsoft Azure
5 6 (1.49%) PaaS
6 5 (1.24%) Cloud Computing
7 4 (1.00%) OpenShift
8 3 (0.75%) Azure Active Directory
9 2 (0.50%) Mimecast
10 1 (0.25%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 1 (0.25%) AWS CloudFormation
10 1 (0.25%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
10 1 (0.25%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 58 (14.43%) Firewall
2 42 (10.45%) DNS
3 39 (9.70%) SAN
4 30 (7.46%) TCP/IP
5 28 (6.97%) Internet
6 26 (6.47%) WAN
7 25 (6.22%) LAN
8 22 (5.47%) NAS
9 21 (5.22%) Network Security
10 16 (3.98%) LDAP
11 15 (3.73%) DHCP
11 15 (3.73%) SSL
12 14 (3.48%) MPLS
13 12 (2.99%) IPsec
14 11 (2.74%) Ethernet
15 10 (2.49%) Fibre Channel
16 9 (2.24%) Cisco ASA
16 9 (2.24%) iSCSI
16 9 (2.24%) Wireless
17 8 (1.99%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 54 (13.43%) SQL Server
2 36 (8.96%) Oracle Database
3 17 (4.23%) MySQL
4 13 (3.23%) Data Warehouse
4 13 (3.23%) RDBMS
4 13 (3.23%) Relational Database
5 10 (2.49%) Oracle Reports
6 9 (2.24%) SQL Server 2008
7 8 (1.99%) Oracle BI EE
7 8 (1.99%) Oracle Database 11g
7 8 (1.99%) SQL Server 2012
8 7 (1.74%) Oracle Database 10g
9 6 (1.49%) MS Access
9 6 (1.49%) SQL Server 2005
10 5 (1.24%) SQL Server 2014
10 5 (1.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 5 (1.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 4 (1.00%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
11 4 (1.00%) Hadoop
11 4 (1.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 2 (0.50%) ERwin
1 2 (0.50%) Git (software)
1 2 (0.50%) LoadRunner
1 2 (0.50%) Talend Open Studio
2 1 (0.25%) Ant
2 1 (0.25%) Jenkins
2 1 (0.25%) JIRA
2 1 (0.25%) Maven
2 1 (0.25%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (0.25%) Subversion
2 1 (0.25%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 68 (16.92%) Finance
2 40 (9.95%) Back Office
3 35 (8.71%) Telecoms
4 28 (6.97%) Front Office
5 16 (3.98%) Banking
6 4 (1.00%) Investment Banking
6 4 (1.00%) Pharmaceutical
6 4 (1.00%) Retail
7 3 (0.75%) Billing
7 3 (0.75%) Local Government
8 2 (0.50%) Automotive
8 2 (0.50%) Financial Institution
8 2 (0.50%) Legal
8 2 (0.50%) Manufacturing
8 2 (0.50%) Military
9 1 (0.25%) Corporate Banking
9 1 (0.25%) Games
9 1 (0.25%) iGaming
9 1 (0.25%) International Banking
Job Titles
1 46 (11.44%) Architect
2 34 (8.46%) Support Engineer
3 33 (8.21%) Consultant
3 33 (8.21%) DBA
4 30 (7.46%) Analyst
5 26 (6.47%) Administrator
6 21 (5.22%) Service Manager
7 16 (3.98%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 16 (3.98%) Server Engineer
8 15 (3.73%) Oracle DBA
8 15 (3.73%) Systems Engineer
9 13 (3.23%) SQL DBA
10 12 (2.99%) Capacity Analyst
11 11 (2.74%) Linux Engineer
12 10 (2.49%) Infrastructure Architect
12 10 (2.49%) Network Engineer
12 10 (2.49%) Technical Architect
13 9 (2.24%) PMO Consultant
14 8 (1.99%) Desktop Engineer
14 8 (1.99%) Senior Desktop Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (3.73%) .NET
2 13 (3.23%) LAMP
3 10 (2.49%) Ajax
3 10 (2.49%) AngularJS
3 10 (2.49%) CSS
3 10 (2.49%) jQuery
4 9 (2.24%) Middleware
5 8 (1.99%) Web Services
6 7 (1.74%) Classic ASP
7 6 (1.49%) .NET Framework
7 6 (1.49%) JSP
7 6 (1.49%) WCF
8 5 (1.24%) 802.1X
8 5 (1.24%) REST
9 4 (1.00%) ActiveMQ
9 4 (1.00%) OAuth
9 4 (1.00%) OAuth2
9 4 (1.00%) Rendezvous
9 4 (1.00%) Spring
9 4 (1.00%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 56 (13.93%) Data Centre
2 32 (7.96%) Analytical Skills
3 27 (6.72%) Statistics
4 26 (6.47%) Computer Science
5 25 (6.22%) Management Information System
6 17 (4.23%) Clustering
6 17 (4.23%) Replication
7 12 (2.99%) EMC VNX
8 11 (2.74%) Enterprise Storage
9 9 (2.24%) Driving Licence
9 9 (2.24%) Enterprise Software
9 9 (2.24%) PMI
10 8 (1.99%) Cryptography
11 6 (1.49%) EMC VMAX
11 6 (1.49%) PKI
12 4 (1.00%) Fixed Income
12 4 (1.00%) Hedge funds
12 4 (1.00%) NHS
13 3 (0.75%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 3 (0.75%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 109 (27.11%) Windows
2 94 (23.38%) Linux
3 47 (11.69%) Windows Server
4 44 (10.95%) Windows Server 2012
5 37 (9.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 32 (7.96%) Unix
7 28 (6.97%) Windows Server 2008
8 26 (6.47%) Windows Server 2003
9 16 (3.98%) CentOS
10 13 (3.23%) Solaris
11 9 (2.24%) Ubuntu
12 8 (1.99%) AIX
12 8 (1.99%) Windows Phone
13 3 (0.75%) Windows 7
14 2 (0.50%) Data ONTAP
15 1 (0.25%) Oracle Linux
15 1 (0.25%) VMS
15 1 (0.25%) Windows 10
15 1 (0.25%) Windows XP
15 1 (0.25%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 164 (40.80%) ITIL
2 63 (15.67%) Configuration Management
3 56 (13.93%) Change Management
4 52 (12.94%) Disaster Recovery
5 50 (12.44%) Service Delivery
6 46 (11.44%) Project Management
7 45 (11.19%) Service Management
8 41 (10.20%) Problem Management
9 40 (9.95%) Network Design
10 36 (8.96%) Performance Tuning
10 36 (8.96%) Validation
11 31 (7.71%) Fault Management
12 30 (7.46%) Functional Testing
13 28 (6.97%) Incident Management
14 27 (6.72%) Migration
15 25 (6.22%) PRINCE2
15 25 (6.22%) Process Improvement
15 25 (6.22%) Root Cause Analysis
16 24 (5.97%) People Management
17 23 (5.72%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 61 (15.17%) SQL
2 22 (5.47%) Java
3 19 (4.73%) Bash Shell
3 19 (4.73%) Perl
3 19 (4.73%) Python
4 14 (3.48%) PHP
5 12 (2.99%) PowerShell
6 8 (1.99%) C
7 7 (1.74%) Ruby
7 7 (1.74%) VBA
8 5 (1.24%) Shell Script
8 5 (1.24%) T-SQL
9 3 (0.75%) VB
10 1 (0.25%) Bourne shell
10 1 (0.25%) C#
10 1 (0.25%) C++
10 1 (0.25%) PL/SQL
10 1 (0.25%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 62 (15.42%) Security Cleared
2 41 (10.20%) SC Cleared
3 38 (9.45%) Degree
4 24 (5.97%) Cisco Certification
5 19 (4.73%) Microsoft Certification
6 14 (3.48%) CCIE
6 14 (3.48%) DV Cleared
7 13 (3.23%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 12 (2.99%) CCNP
9 11 (2.74%) ITIL Certification
9 11 (2.74%) OCP
9 11 (2.74%) Oracle Certification
10 10 (2.49%) PMI Certification
11 9 (2.24%) MCITP
11 9 (2.24%) MCSE
12 7 (1.74%) CCNA
12 7 (1.74%) Chartered Engineer
12 7 (1.74%) RHCE
13 6 (1.49%) JNCIA
13 6 (1.49%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (4.98%) SLA
2 14 (3.48%) QA
3 11 (2.74%) PCI DSS
4 5 (1.24%) Disclosure Scotland
5 2 (0.50%) COBIT
5 2 (0.50%) ISO 9001
5 2 (0.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.50%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.25%) Data Quality
System Software
1 69 (17.16%) VMware Infrastructure
2 56 (13.93%) Active Directory
3 23 (5.72%) Firmware
4 21 (5.22%) Virtual Machines
5 20 (4.98%) Oracle RAC
6 19 (4.73%) VMware ESXi
7 18 (4.48%) UAG
8 14 (3.48%) NFS
9 13 (3.23%) Hyper-V
10 11 (2.74%) XenApp
11 9 (2.24%) vSphere
12 8 (1.99%) Citrix Presentation Server
13 7 (1.74%) VMware ESX
14 6 (1.49%) Virtual Servers
15 5 (1.24%) Docker
15 5 (1.24%) StorNext
16 3 (0.75%) XenDesktop
17 2 (0.50%) Apache Flume
17 2 (0.50%) Apache ZooKeeper
17 2 (0.50%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 27 (6.72%) Puppet
2 18 (4.48%) SCOM
3 13 (3.23%) Microsoft Clustering
4 12 (2.99%) Red Hat Satellite
5 10 (2.49%) OVSD
6 9 (2.24%) Backup Exec
7 8 (1.99%) IBM BigFix
7 8 (1.99%) Nagios
7 8 (1.99%) Oracle RMAN
7 8 (1.99%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
7 8 (1.99%) vRealize
8 6 (1.49%) Tivoli
9 5 (1.24%) EMC NetWorker
9 5 (1.24%) Tivoli Storage Manager
9 5 (1.24%) WSUS
10 4 (1.00%) Data Guard
11 3 (0.75%) NetBackup
11 3 (0.75%) SCCM
11 3 (0.75%) Simpana
11 3 (0.75%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 99 (24.63%) VMware
2 77 (19.15%) Microsoft
3 61 (15.17%) Oracle
4 50 (12.44%) Red Hat
5 49 (12.19%) Cisco
6 44 (10.95%) HP
7 29 (7.21%) IBM
8 24 (5.97%) EMC
9 22 (5.47%) Brocade
10 20 (4.98%) F5
11 17 (4.23%) Citrix
12 14 (3.48%) NetApp
13 11 (2.74%) Juniper
13 11 (2.74%) SAP
13 11 (2.74%) Symantec
14 10 (2.49%) CheckPoint
14 10 (2.49%) OpenText
15 8 (1.99%) 3PAR
16 7 (1.74%) Isilon
16 7 (1.74%) SolarWinds
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