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 24 February 2017 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
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Capacity Management
UK / England
Rank 452 399 445
Rank change year-on-year
-53 +46
Contract jobs citing Capacity Management 127 217 154
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.30% 0.46% 0.32%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.37% 0.55% 0.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 71 130 94
Median daily rate £430 £356 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.87% -16.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £250 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £505 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £366 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.50% -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 3 6
Median hourly rate £40.00 £63.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-36.50% +57.50%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £63.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-36.50% +57.50%

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
34750 39516 38053
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 82.98% 82.86% 79.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 23216 26235 24416
Median daily rate £450 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £580
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+1.87% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 864 1083 1029
Median hourly rate £36.50 £37.50 £26.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.66% +41.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £12.90 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.50 £55.00 £49.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +45.45%

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 24 February 2017.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Capacity Management within the England region over the 3 months to 24 February 2017. 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 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
London -4 56 £500 +12.35% 5
South East -29 23 £376 +6.74% 5
East of England +11 18 £300 -36.84% 1
South West +4 12 £575 +91.66%
West Midlands +15 8 £350 -17.64% 2
North West +10 5 £425 +13.33% 2
Yorkshire +18 4 £260 -9.56% 1
Capacity Management
UK

Capacity Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, 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 72 (27.27%) ITIL
2 58 (21.97%) Finance
3 56 (21.21%) Windows
4 49 (18.56%) Problem Management
5 48 (18.18%) Configuration Management
6 47 (17.80%) Linux
7 45 (17.05%) Change Management
8 44 (16.67%) DNS
8 44 (16.67%) Data Centre
9 38 (14.39%) VMware
10 37 (14.02%) Cisco
11 36 (13.64%) Firewall
11 36 (13.64%) Agile Software Development
12 35 (13.26%) Microsoft
13 33 (12.50%) Red Hat
13 33 (12.50%) Validation
13 33 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
14 32 (12.12%) Incident Management
14 32 (12.12%) Project Management
15 30 (11.36%) Disaster Recovery
15 30 (11.36%) Back Office
15 30 (11.36%) DHCP
15 30 (11.36%) SQL
15 30 (11.36%) Fault Management
15 30 (11.36%) Functional Testing
16 29 (10.98%) Front Office
16 29 (10.98%) Migration
17 28 (10.61%) Oracle
17 28 (10.61%) Performance Tuning
18 27 (10.23%) Security Cleared

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 13 (4.92%) Skype for Business
2 12 (4.55%) MS Exchange
3 10 (3.79%) SharePoint
4 8 (3.03%) IIS
5 7 (2.65%) Exchange Server 2010
5 7 (2.65%) Exchange Server 2013
6 6 (2.27%) JBoss
7 5 (1.89%) SharePoint 2013
7 5 (1.89%) WebLogic
7 5 (1.89%) WebSphere
8 4 (1.52%) Exchange Server 2003
8 4 (1.52%) SAS
9 3 (1.14%) Apache
9 3 (1.14%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 3 (1.14%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 3 (1.14%) Tomcat
10 2 (0.76%) MQSeries
11 1 (0.38%) BizTalk Server
11 1 (0.38%) OpenStack
11 1 (0.38%) TIBCO ActiveMatrix
Applications
1 14 (5.30%) MS Office
2 13 (4.92%) MS Excel
3 4 (1.52%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (1.14%) MS Project
5 2 (0.76%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (1.14%) BusinessWorks
1 3 (1.14%) Oracle EBS R12
1 3 (1.14%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (0.76%) Dynamics NAV
2 2 (0.76%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (0.38%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.38%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.38%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 17 (6.44%) IaaS
2 14 (5.30%) Amazon AWS
3 9 (3.41%) Office 365
4 8 (3.03%) SaaS
5 5 (1.89%) PaaS
6 3 (1.14%) Microsoft Azure
7 2 (0.76%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (0.38%) AWS CloudFormation
8 1 (0.38%) Azure Active Directory
8 1 (0.38%) Google Cloud Platform
8 1 (0.38%) OpenShift
8 1 (0.38%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 44 (16.67%) DNS
2 36 (13.64%) Firewall
3 30 (11.36%) DHCP
4 23 (8.71%) LAN
4 23 (8.71%) MPLS
4 23 (8.71%) SAN
4 23 (8.71%) WAN
5 22 (8.33%) TCP/IP
6 14 (5.30%) Intrusion Detection
7 13 (4.92%) Cisco Nexus
7 13 (4.92%) Internet
7 13 (4.92%) SNMP
8 12 (4.55%) VoIP
9 11 (4.17%) Cisco ASA
9 11 (4.17%) NAS
9 11 (4.17%) Network Security
10 10 (3.79%) Ethernet
10 10 (3.79%) IPsec
11 8 (3.03%) GPRS
11 8 (3.03%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (4.92%) Data Warehouse
2 12 (4.55%) SQL Server
3 11 (4.17%) Oracle Database
4 10 (3.79%) Relational Database
5 9 (3.41%) Hadoop
6 7 (2.65%) Oracle Database 11g
7 6 (2.27%) Data Lake
7 6 (2.27%) Oracle Database 12c
8 5 (1.89%) Oracle Reports
9 4 (1.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 3 (1.14%) BusinessObjects
10 3 (1.14%) Oracle Database 10g
10 3 (1.14%) Oracle ODI
10 3 (1.14%) Oracle OWB
10 3 (1.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 2 (0.76%) Big Data
11 2 (0.76%) DB2
11 2 (0.76%) Power BI
11 2 (0.76%) PowerPivot
11 2 (0.76%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 2 (0.76%) ERwin
1 2 (0.76%) Maven
1 2 (0.76%) Oracle Forms
1 2 (0.76%) Talend Open Studio
2 1 (0.38%) Ant
2 1 (0.38%) Axure RP
2 1 (0.38%) Gradle
2 1 (0.38%) Hudson
2 1 (0.38%) Jenkins
2 1 (0.38%) JIRA
2 1 (0.38%) SonarQube
2 1 (0.38%) Sonatype Nexus
2 1 (0.38%) Subversion
2 1 (0.38%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (0.38%) TeamCity
2 1 (0.38%) Toad
General
1 58 (21.97%) Finance
2 30 (11.36%) Back Office
3 29 (10.98%) Front Office
4 22 (8.33%) Telecoms
5 19 (7.20%) Banking
6 7 (2.65%) Marketing
7 5 (1.89%) Billing
8 4 (1.52%) Investment Banking
8 4 (1.52%) Local Government
8 4 (1.52%) Retail
9 3 (1.14%) Electronics
9 3 (1.14%) Financial Institution
9 3 (1.14%) Legal
9 3 (1.14%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.38%) Dutch Language
10 1 (0.38%) French Language
10 1 (0.38%) Games
10 1 (0.38%) Music Industry
10 1 (0.38%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.38%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 31 (11.74%) Architect
2 24 (9.09%) Analyst
3 20 (7.58%) Network Engineer
4 17 (6.44%) DBA
5 16 (6.06%) Support Engineer
6 15 (5.68%) Administrator
7 12 (4.55%) Solutions Architect
8 11 (4.17%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 9 (3.41%) Back Office Engineer
9 9 (3.41%) Cisco Engineer
9 9 (3.41%) Consultant
9 9 (3.41%) Infrastructure Architect
9 9 (3.41%) Project Manager
10 8 (3.03%) Applications Support
10 8 (3.03%) Cisco Network Engineer
10 8 (3.03%) VMware Specialist
11 6 (2.27%) Oracle DBA
11 6 (2.27%) Security Engineer
11 6 (2.27%) Solaris Administrator
11 6 (2.27%) SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (2.27%) 802.1X
2 5 (1.89%) WebSphere MQ
3 4 (1.52%) TIBCO EMS
3 4 (1.52%) Web Services
4 3 (1.14%) Middleware
4 3 (1.14%) Rendezvous
5 2 (0.76%) .NET
5 2 (0.76%) FIX Protocol
5 2 (0.76%) XBRL
6 1 (0.38%) CGI
6 1 (0.38%) EDI
6 1 (0.38%) JSON
6 1 (0.38%) Oracle GoldenGate
6 1 (0.38%) Ultra Messaging
6 1 (0.38%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 44 (16.67%) Data Centre
2 24 (9.09%) Management Information System
3 13 (4.92%) Replication
4 12 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
5 11 (4.17%) Driving Licence
6 8 (3.03%) Enterprise Storage
7 7 (2.65%) Clustering
7 7 (2.65%) Enterprise Software
8 5 (1.89%) Client/Server
8 5 (1.89%) Market Risk
9 4 (1.52%) Credit Risk
9 4 (1.52%) Mainframe
9 4 (1.52%) SCADA
10 3 (1.14%) CMDB
10 3 (1.14%) Fat Client
10 3 (1.14%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 3 (1.14%) Thin Client
10 3 (1.14%) Wiki
11 2 (0.76%) PKI
12 1 (0.38%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 56 (21.21%) Windows
2 47 (17.80%) Linux
3 27 (10.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 22 (8.33%) Unix
5 21 (7.95%) Windows Server
6 20 (7.58%) Windows Server 2008
7 13 (4.92%) Windows Server 2003
7 13 (4.92%) Windows Server 2012
8 12 (4.55%) CentOS
9 7 (2.65%) Solaris
9 7 (2.65%) Windows 10
10 5 (1.89%) HPUX
11 2 (0.76%) Data ONTAP
12 1 (0.38%) CatOS
12 1 (0.38%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 72 (27.27%) ITIL
2 49 (18.56%) Problem Management
3 48 (18.18%) Configuration Management
4 45 (17.05%) Change Management
5 36 (13.64%) Agile Software Development
6 33 (12.50%) Validation
7 32 (12.12%) Incident Management
7 32 (12.12%) Project Management
8 30 (11.36%) Disaster Recovery
8 30 (11.36%) Fault Management
8 30 (11.36%) Functional Testing
9 29 (10.98%) Migration
10 28 (10.61%) Performance Tuning
11 26 (9.85%) Continuous Improvement
11 26 (9.85%) Statistics
12 25 (9.47%) Load Balancing
13 22 (8.33%) High Availability
13 22 (8.33%) Information Security
14 21 (7.95%) Network Design
14 21 (7.95%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 30 (11.36%) SQL
2 15 (5.68%) Shell Script
3 14 (5.30%) Java
4 13 (4.92%) PowerShell
5 10 (3.79%) Python
6 5 (1.89%) Perl
7 4 (1.52%) COBOL
8 2 (0.76%) PL/SQL
8 2 (0.76%) VBScript
9 1 (0.38%) Bash Shell
9 1 (0.38%) C
9 1 (0.38%) C#
9 1 (0.38%) C++
9 1 (0.38%) Ruby
9 1 (0.38%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 27 (10.23%) Security Cleared
2 20 (7.58%) SC Cleared
3 16 (6.06%) Degree
4 15 (5.68%) Cisco Certification
5 12 (4.55%) CCNA
6 11 (4.17%) CCNP
6 11 (4.17%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 9 (3.41%) DV Cleared
7 9 (3.41%) Microsoft Certification
8 8 (3.03%) MCSE
9 6 (2.27%) CISSP
9 6 (2.27%) GCIH
9 6 (2.27%) GIAC
10 4 (1.52%) JNCIP
10 4 (1.52%) JNCIS
11 3 (1.14%) ITIL Certification
11 3 (1.14%) MCITP
11 3 (1.14%) MCSA
11 3 (1.14%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 3 (1.14%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (4.92%) PCI DSS
2 8 (3.03%) Disclosure Scotland
3 6 (2.27%) SLA
4 2 (0.76%) JSP 440
4 2 (0.76%) MiFID
4 2 (0.76%) QA
4 2 (0.76%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.38%) COBIT
5 1 (0.38%) PMBOK
System Software
1 33 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 22 (8.33%) Active Directory
3 14 (5.30%) Virtual Machines
4 10 (3.79%) vCloud
4 10 (3.79%) vSphere
5 9 (3.41%) Docker
6 8 (3.03%) Virtual Servers
7 7 (2.65%) Microsoft App-V
7 7 (2.65%) NFS
7 7 (2.65%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 7 (2.65%) Veritas File System
8 6 (2.27%) Hyper-V
8 6 (2.27%) VMware ESX
9 5 (1.89%) VMware ESXi
9 5 (1.89%) XenApp
10 4 (1.52%) Virtual Desktop
11 3 (1.14%) Firmware
11 3 (1.14%) Oracle RAC
12 2 (0.76%) DFS Replication
13 1 (0.38%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 15 (5.68%) Puppet
1 15 (5.68%) SCOM
2 9 (3.41%) Nagios
3 8 (3.03%) SCCM
4 7 (2.65%) Veritas Storage Foundation
4 7 (2.65%) vRealize
5 6 (2.27%) WSUS
6 5 (1.89%) EMC Navisphere
6 5 (1.89%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
7 4 (1.52%) Microsoft Clustering
7 4 (1.52%) vMotion
8 3 (1.14%) Backup Exec
8 3 (1.14%) Data Guard
8 3 (1.14%) DatAdvantage
8 3 (1.14%) Failover Clustering
8 3 (1.14%) Oracle RMAN
8 3 (1.14%) Red Hat Satellite
9 2 (0.76%) NetBackup
9 2 (0.76%) TIBCO Hawk
9 2 (0.76%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 38 (14.39%) VMware
2 37 (14.02%) Cisco
3 35 (13.26%) Microsoft
4 33 (12.50%) Red Hat
5 28 (10.61%) Oracle
6 23 (8.71%) HP
7 16 (6.06%) Huawei
8 15 (5.68%) NetApp
9 14 (5.30%) F5
10 10 (3.79%) Citrix
10 10 (3.79%) Sun
11 9 (3.41%) CheckPoint
12 8 (3.03%) EMC
12 8 (3.03%) Veritas
13 7 (2.65%) Blue Coat
13 7 (2.65%) Brocade
13 7 (2.65%) Dell
13 7 (2.65%) Fortinet
13 7 (2.65%) IBM
13 7 (2.65%) Netezza