The table below looks at the statistics for Capacity Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland 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 127 125 108
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -17
Contract jobs citing Capacity Management 5 3 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.20% 0.11% 0.21%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.25% 0.14% 0.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 3 2
Average daily rate £308 £375 £444
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.00% -15.54%
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £413 £400
% change year-on-year
-17.57% +3.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
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 Scotland region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2040 2152 1734
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 80.06% 79.21% 74.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 1093 1223 865
Average daily rate £380 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £285 £251
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 29 32
Average hourly rate £33.71 £25.50 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+32.19% -21.53%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £12.10 £11.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.40 £47.50 £180.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

Capacity Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Capacity Management across the Scotland region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Capacity Management Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Capacity Management
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Capacity Management across the Scotland region.

Capacity Management Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

Capacity Management
Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Capacity Management across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 10 February 2016.

Capacity Management Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

Capacity Management
Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Capacity Management across the Scotland region.

Capacity Management Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

Capacity Management
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

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 Scotland 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
Edinburgh -14 3 £225 -40.00%
Renfrewshire - 2 £397 -
Capacity Management
UK

Capacity Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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 8 (40.00%) Windows
2 7 (35.00%) Veritas
2 7 (35.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 7 (35.00%) EMC
2 7 (35.00%) Clustering
2 7 (35.00%) SC Cleared
2 7 (35.00%) Security Cleared
2 7 (35.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (30.00%) Microsoft
4 5 (25.00%) HP
4 5 (25.00%) Finance
4 5 (25.00%) Brocade
4 5 (25.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 5 (25.00%) HP Storage
5 4 (20.00%) Software Distribution
5 4 (20.00%) Oracle Database
5 4 (20.00%) Records Management
5 4 (20.00%) Windows Server
5 4 (20.00%) Oracle RAC
5 4 (20.00%) Oracle Database 11g
5 4 (20.00%) Asset Management
5 4 (20.00%) Data Analysis
5 4 (20.00%) Oracle Application Server
5 4 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (20.00%) Oracle Applications
5 4 (20.00%) SAN
5 4 (20.00%) Oracle
5 4 (20.00%) Internet
5 4 (20.00%) MS Excel
6 3 (15.00%) ITIL

Capacity Management
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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 4 (20.00%) Oracle Application Server
2 2 (10.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (20.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.00%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (20.00%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.00%) Office 365
2 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (5.00%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 4 (20.00%) Internet
1 4 (20.00%) SAN
2 2 (10.00%) LAN
2 2 (10.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (20.00%) Oracle Database
1 4 (20.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 2 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 2 (10.00%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
General
1 5 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (5.00%) Banking
2 1 (5.00%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (30.00%) Architect
2 4 (20.00%) Oracle Specialist
2 4 (20.00%) Solutions Architect
3 2 (10.00%) DBA
3 2 (10.00%) Oracle DBA
3 2 (10.00%) Service Architect
3 2 (10.00%) Veritas Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Infrastructure Architect
4 1 (5.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
4 1 (5.00%) MiFID Architect
4 1 (5.00%) Subject Matter Expert
4 1 (5.00%) Technical Leader
4 1 (5.00%) Technical Specialist
4 1 (5.00%) Tester
Miscellaneous
1 7 (35.00%) Clustering
2 5 (25.00%) HP Storage
3 2 (10.00%) Hybrid Cloud
3 2 (10.00%) Visualisation
4 1 (5.00%) Data Centre
4 1 (5.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 8 (40.00%) Windows
2 7 (35.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 7 (35.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (20.00%) Windows Server
4 1 (5.00%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (20.00%) Asset Management
1 4 (20.00%) Data Analysis
1 4 (20.00%) Records Management
1 4 (20.00%) Software Distribution
1 4 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (15.00%) Change Management
2 3 (15.00%) Configuration Management
2 3 (15.00%) Identity Management
2 3 (15.00%) Incident Management
2 3 (15.00%) Information Security
2 3 (15.00%) Information Security Management
2 3 (15.00%) Investment Management
2 3 (15.00%) ITIL
2 3 (15.00%) Problem Management
2 3 (15.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 3 (15.00%) Security Management
2 3 (15.00%) Service Continuity Management
2 3 (15.00%) Service Management
2 3 (15.00%) Supplier Management
3 2 (10.00%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (10.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 7 (35.00%) SC Cleared
1 7 (35.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (5.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) MiFID
System Software
1 5 (25.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 4 (20.00%) Oracle RAC
Vendors
1 7 (35.00%) EMC
1 7 (35.00%) Veritas
2 6 (30.00%) Microsoft
3 5 (25.00%) Brocade
3 5 (25.00%) HP
4 4 (20.00%) Oracle