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 31 July 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Capacity Management
Rank 417 395 366
Rank change year-on-year
-22 -29
Contract jobs citing Capacity Management 182 181 198
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.35% 0.37% 0.43%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.45% 0.48% 0.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 94 118 139
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£385 £435 £410
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.49% +6.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £262 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £565 £550 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £380 £322
% change year-on-year
-1.31% +18.01%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £107.17 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £26.83 -
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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
40103 37736 35030
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 77.83% 76.45% 75.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 26527 23757 21722
Average daily rate £423 £410 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.17% -0.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1073 1093 1022
Average hourly rate £28.50 £25.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.00% -23.07%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.79 £13.28
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.19 £47.00 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.50 £26.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+15.09% -14.51%

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 31 July 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
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 31 July 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 -40 68 £400 -20.00% 13
South East +19 54 £358 -15.88% 10
Yorkshire -17 13 £225 -40.78% 1
North West -26 12 £350 -3.44% 1
West Midlands +12 11 £400 - 2
East of England 0 9 - - 3
East Midlands +3 7 £407 - 1
South West -16 6 £325 -13.33% 6
North East -27 3 - -
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Capacity Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 31 July 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.

1 148 (36.27%) Windows
2 124 (30.39%) ITIL
3 122 (29.90%) Linux
4 104 (25.49%) SQL
5 101 (24.75%) Microsoft
6 83 (20.34%) Oracle
7 82 (20.10%) Problem Management
8 76 (18.63%) Cisco
8 76 (18.63%) SAN
9 74 (18.14%) VMware
10 71 (17.40%) UNIX
10 71 (17.40%) Data Centre
11 68 (16.67%) Finance
12 67 (16.42%) Service Management
13 66 (16.18%) Firewall
14 62 (15.20%) Project Management
15 61 (14.95%) MS Excel
15 61 (14.95%) SQL Server
16 59 (14.46%) Change Management
16 59 (14.46%) VMware Infrastructure
17 58 (14.22%) Release Management
17 58 (14.22%) Configuration Management
17 58 (14.22%) Red Hat
18 54 (13.24%) Python
19 52 (12.75%) HP
20 49 (12.01%) Incident Management
21 46 (11.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
22 42 (10.29%) Migration
23 40 (9.80%) Analytical Skills
24 38 (9.31%) NAS

Capacity Management
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 34 (8.33%) IIS
1 34 (8.33%) Apache
2 28 (6.86%) Tomcat
3 13 (3.19%) SharePoint
4 12 (2.94%) Lync
5 10 (2.45%) OpenStack
5 10 (2.45%) WebSphere
5 10 (2.45%) WebLogic
6 9 (2.21%) Oracle Workflow
7 8 (1.96%) WebSphere Application Server
8 7 (1.72%) MS Exchange
9 5 (1.23%) Oracle Application Server
9 5 (1.23%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 4 (0.98%) OpenEdge
11 3 (0.74%) BizTalk Server
11 3 (0.74%) Office Communications Server
12 2 (0.49%) MindAlign
12 2 (0.49%) ArchestrA
12 2 (0.49%) SharePoint 2013
12 2 (0.49%) CMS
Applications
1 61 (14.95%) MS Excel
2 33 (8.09%) MS Office
3 11 (2.70%) MS PowerPoint
4 6 (1.47%) MS Visio
5 4 (0.98%) MS Project
6 1 (0.25%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.25%) ProjectWise
Business Applications
1 11 (2.70%) ION MarketView
2 8 (1.96%) RMDS
3 6 (1.47%) Oracle Applications
3 6 (1.47%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
4 5 (1.23%) Oracle EBS R12
4 5 (1.23%) Oracle EBS
5 3 (0.74%) Remedy ITSM
5 3 (0.74%) Eikon
Cloud Services
1 18 (4.41%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (3.43%) IaaS
3 12 (2.94%) Microsoft Azure
4 11 (2.70%) PaaS
5 6 (1.47%) AWS CloudFormation
5 6 (1.47%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 3 (0.74%) Cloud Computing
7 2 (0.49%) Azure Active Directory
8 1 (0.25%) SoftLayer
8 1 (0.25%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 76 (18.63%) SAN
2 66 (16.18%) Firewall
3 38 (9.31%) NAS
4 34 (8.33%) LAN
5 27 (6.62%) DNS
6 25 (6.13%) WAN
7 20 (4.90%) TCP/IP
8 19 (4.66%) DHCP
9 18 (4.41%) Fibre Channel
10 17 (4.17%) iSCSI
10 17 (4.17%) BIG-IP
10 17 (4.17%) LDAP
10 17 (4.17%) VPN
11 14 (3.43%) Multicast
12 13 (3.19%) VLAN
12 13 (3.19%) SMTP
13 12 (2.94%) VoIP
13 12 (2.94%) FTP
14 11 (2.70%) BGP
14 11 (2.70%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 61 (14.95%) SQL Server
2 36 (8.82%) Oracle Database
3 18 (4.41%) Oracle Database 11g
4 17 (4.17%) Data Warehouse
5 13 (3.19%) Oracle Database 10g
6 11 (2.70%) Hadoop
7 10 (2.45%) Big Data
8 7 (1.72%) Relational Database
8 7 (1.72%) MS Access
9 6 (1.47%) Oracle9i Database
10 5 (1.23%) OLAP
10 5 (1.23%) RDBMS
10 5 (1.23%) Oracle OLAP
10 5 (1.23%) Oracle BI EE
11 3 (0.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 3 (0.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 3 (0.74%) Oracle Reports
12 2 (0.49%) Oracle8/8i Database
12 2 (0.49%) DB2
12 2 (0.49%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 22 (5.39%) Jenkins
2 21 (5.15%) Subversion
3 20 (4.90%) Maven
3 20 (4.90%) Ant
3 20 (4.90%) Git (software)
4 18 (4.41%) JIRA
5 16 (3.92%) Mercurial
5 16 (3.92%) MSBuild
5 16 (3.92%) Gradle
5 16 (3.92%) TeamCity
6 10 (2.45%) JMeter
7 8 (1.96%) Introscope
8 3 (0.74%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 3 (0.74%) LoadRunner
9 1 (0.25%) PowerBuilder
9 1 (0.25%) ProC
9 1 (0.25%) Toad
9 1 (0.25%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 1 (0.25%) Rational Performance Tester
9 1 (0.25%) Hudson
General
1 68 (16.67%) Finance
2 23 (5.64%) Banking
3 22 (5.39%) Telecoms
4 12 (2.94%) Front Office
5 11 (2.70%) Back Office
6 6 (1.47%) Retail
6 6 (1.47%) Billing
6 6 (1.47%) Investment Banking
7 4 (0.98%) Manufacturing
7 4 (0.98%) Aerospace
8 2 (0.49%) Law
8 2 (0.49%) Pharmaceutical
8 2 (0.49%) Publishing
9 1 (0.25%) Multimedia
9 1 (0.25%) German Language
9 1 (0.25%) Legal
9 1 (0.25%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 52 (12.75%) Analyst
2 42 (10.29%) Administrator
3 32 (7.84%) Architect
4 30 (7.35%) Systems Administrator
4 30 (7.35%) Service Manager
5 26 (6.37%) DBA
6 20 (4.90%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 14 (3.43%) Support Engineer
8 13 (3.19%) Network Engineer
8 13 (3.19%) Capacity Analyst
8 13 (3.19%) Cloud Architect
9 12 (2.94%) Consultant
10 11 (2.70%) Project Manager
10 11 (2.70%) Infrastructure Architect
10 11 (2.70%) Technical Manager
11 10 (2.45%) Infrastructure Manager
11 10 (2.45%) Technical Analyst
11 10 (2.45%) Operations Manager
11 10 (2.45%) Oracle DBA
11 10 (2.45%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (7.84%) .NET
2 22 (5.39%) Rendezvous
3 19 (4.66%) Middleware
4 16 (3.92%) Django
5 8 (1.96%) Java EE
5 8 (1.96%) FIX Protocol
6 7 (1.72%) Web Services
7 5 (1.23%) .NET Framework
7 5 (1.23%) Oracle Fusion
8 3 (0.74%) boto
8 3 (0.74%) XMPP
9 1 (0.25%) Ruby on Rails
9 1 (0.25%) ASP.NET
9 1 (0.25%) JDBC
9 1 (0.25%) SAP Basis
9 1 (0.25%) ActiveMQ
9 1 (0.25%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 71 (17.40%) Data Centre
2 40 (9.80%) Analytical Skills
3 26 (6.37%) Fixed Income
4 24 (5.88%) Management Information System
5 21 (5.15%) Replication
6 17 (4.17%) Clustering
7 14 (3.43%) Statistics
8 10 (2.45%) Computer Science
8 10 (2.45%) CLARiiON
8 10 (2.45%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 10 (2.45%) Hybrid Cloud
9 9 (2.21%) Client/Server
10 8 (1.96%) Eurex
11 7 (1.72%) FlexPod
11 7 (1.72%) Enterprise Storage
11 7 (1.72%) CMDB
11 7 (1.72%) Fat Client
11 7 (1.72%) Thin Client
12 6 (1.47%) Mainframe
12 6 (1.47%) EMC VNX
Operating Systems
1 148 (36.27%) Windows
2 122 (29.90%) Linux
3 71 (17.40%) UNIX
4 46 (11.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 29 (7.11%) Windows Server 2003
6 25 (6.13%) Windows Server 2012
7 24 (5.88%) Windows Server 2008
7 24 (5.88%) Solaris
8 18 (4.41%) CentOS
9 17 (4.17%) Ubuntu
10 12 (2.94%) Windows 7
11 8 (1.96%) Windows 8
11 8 (1.96%) HPUX
12 6 (1.47%) Data ONTAP
13 5 (1.23%) Windows 2000
14 4 (0.98%) Windows NT
15 3 (0.74%) VMS
15 3 (0.74%) VME
16 1 (0.25%) SUSE
16 1 (0.25%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 124 (30.39%) ITIL
2 82 (20.10%) Problem Management
3 67 (16.42%) Service Management
4 62 (15.20%) Project Management
5 59 (14.46%) Change Management
6 58 (14.22%) Configuration Management
6 58 (14.22%) Release Management
7 49 (12.01%) Incident Management
8 42 (10.29%) Migration
9 36 (8.82%) Performance Management
10 35 (8.58%) Performance Monitoring
11 34 (8.33%) Service Delivery
12 29 (7.11%) Performance Tuning
13 28 (6.86%) Capacity Planning
14 27 (6.62%) Load Balancing
15 26 (6.37%) Agile Software Development
16 25 (6.13%) Disaster Recovery
17 23 (5.64%) ITSM
18 22 (5.39%) Stakeholder Management
19 20 (4.90%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 104 (25.49%) SQL
2 54 (13.24%) Python
3 37 (9.07%) Perl
4 33 (8.09%) Java
5 24 (5.88%) Bash Shell
6 19 (4.66%) C++
7 16 (3.92%) C
8 15 (3.68%) PowerShell
9 13 (3.19%) Shell Script
10 8 (1.96%) Ruby
11 5 (1.23%) C-shell
11 5 (1.23%) C#
11 5 (1.23%) PL/SQL
12 3 (0.74%) VB
12 3 (0.74%) VBA
13 2 (0.49%) Assembly Language
13 2 (0.49%) T-SQL
14 1 (0.25%) MATLAB
14 1 (0.25%) Bourne shell
Qualifications
1 36 (8.82%) Security Cleared
2 22 (5.39%) Cisco Certification
3 20 (4.90%) SC Cleared
4 19 (4.66%) Degree
4 19 (4.66%) CCNA
5 17 (4.17%) DV Cleared
6 9 (2.21%) ITIL Certification
7 8 (1.96%) Microsoft Certification
7 8 (1.96%) MCSE
8 7 (1.72%) CCNP
8 7 (1.72%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 6 (1.47%) IBM Certification
10 4 (0.98%) BC Cleared
11 3 (0.74%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 3 (0.74%) RHCE
11 3 (0.74%) HND
11 3 (0.74%) CCIE
11 3 (0.74%) CCDP
12 2 (0.49%) MCITP
12 2 (0.49%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (8.09%) SLA
2 9 (2.21%) QA
3 4 (0.98%) ISO 9001
3 4 (0.98%) COBIT
4 1 (0.25%) Solvency II
4 1 (0.25%) Dodd-Frank
4 1 (0.25%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.25%) ISO 14001
4 1 (0.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 59 (14.46%) VMware Infrastructure
2 37 (9.07%) Active Directory
3 27 (6.62%) Hyper-V
4 23 (5.64%) VMware ESXi
5 20 (4.90%) vSphere
6 19 (4.66%) NFS
7 18 (4.41%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 13 (3.19%) XenApp
9 9 (2.21%) VMware ESX
10 8 (1.96%) Oracle RAC
10 8 (1.96%) XenDesktop
11 6 (1.47%) Terminal Services
11 6 (1.47%) SRDF
11 6 (1.47%) EMC RecoverPoint
12 5 (1.23%) KVM
12 5 (1.23%) HDFS
13 4 (0.98%) Veritas Cluster Server
13 4 (0.98%) Microsoft App-V
14 3 (0.74%) Veritas File System
14 3 (0.74%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 29 (7.11%) SCOM
1 29 (7.11%) ITRS Geneos
2 26 (6.37%) NetBackup
3 20 (4.90%) Puppet
4 18 (4.41%) SCOrch
5 16 (3.92%) SCSM
5 16 (3.92%) BladeLogic
6 12 (2.94%) SCCM
7 9 (2.21%) Opscode Chef
7 9 (2.21%) Norton AntiVirus
7 9 (2.21%) OVSD
8 8 (1.96%) Data Guard
8 8 (1.96%) ZABBIX
8 8 (1.96%) Oracle RMAN
8 8 (1.96%) ARCserve
9 7 (1.72%) Nagios
10 6 (1.47%) EMC VPLEX
10 6 (1.47%) SnapMirror
10 6 (1.47%) SnapVault
11 5 (1.23%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 101 (24.75%) Microsoft
2 83 (20.34%) Oracle
3 76 (18.63%) Cisco
4 74 (18.14%) VMware
5 58 (14.22%) Red Hat
6 52 (12.75%) HP
7 36 (8.82%) NetApp
8 25 (6.13%) Dell
8 25 (6.13%) Citrix
9 24 (5.88%) IBM
10 23 (5.64%) Splunk
11 22 (5.39%) Brocade
11 22 (5.39%) TIBCO
12 18 (4.41%) F5
13 15 (3.68%) Symantec
14 13 (3.19%) Sun
14 13 (3.19%) Sybase
15 12 (2.94%) SAP
15 12 (2.94%) Reuters
16 11 (2.70%) EMC
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