The first table below looks at the demand 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 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Scotland region.

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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Capacity Management
Rank 123 108 112
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +4
Contract jobs citing Capacity Management 5 4 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.19% 0.17% 0.11%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.26% 0.24% 0.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 3
Average daily rate £350 £292 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.86% -16.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £278 £346
10% offered a daily rate of more than £370 £306 £390
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £275 £400
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -31.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.07 £35.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-6.84% +102.85%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1916 1651 1855
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 72.17% 71.01% 66.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 1021 852 977
Average daily rate £375 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £260 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £480 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £363 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -2.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 25 68
Average hourly rate £25.00 £40.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-37.50% +110.52%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £10.00 £9.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £180.00 £60.00 £33.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +16.36%
Capacity Management
UK

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
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 17 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh -24 1 - -
Glasgow - - - -
Capacity Management
UK

Capacity Management
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, 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 6 (66.67%) Incident Management
2 5 (55.56%) Problem Management
2 5 (55.56%) ITIL
2 5 (55.56%) Change Management
3 4 (44.44%) HP
3 4 (44.44%) COBIT
3 4 (44.44%) TOGAF
4 3 (33.33%) Service Management
5 2 (22.22%) Finance
5 2 (22.22%) SC Cleared
5 2 (22.22%) Security Cleared
5 2 (22.22%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (22.22%) Asset Management
6 1 (11.11%) Change Control
6 1 (11.11%) Oracle Database
6 1 (11.11%) Performance Analysis
6 1 (11.11%) ISPF
6 1 (11.11%) Fujitsu
6 1 (11.11%) Resource Management
6 1 (11.11%) Performance Management
6 1 (11.11%) Banking
6 1 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (11.11%) BMC
6 1 (11.11%) zOS
6 1 (11.11%) JCL
6 1 (11.11%) Mainframe
6 1 (11.11%) UNIX
6 1 (11.11%) Oracle
6 1 (11.11%) XML

Capacity Management
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle Database
General
1 2 (22.22%) Finance
2 1 (11.11%) Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Architect
2 1 (11.11%) Technical Specialist
2 1 (11.11%) UNIX Specialist
2 1 (11.11%) UNIX Technical Specialist
2 1 (11.11%) Capacity Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) XML
1 1 (11.11%) ISPF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) UNIX
1 1 (11.11%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) Incident Management
2 5 (55.56%) ITIL
2 5 (55.56%) Change Management
2 5 (55.56%) Problem Management
3 4 (44.44%) TOGAF
4 3 (33.33%) Service Management
5 2 (22.22%) Asset Management
5 2 (22.22%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (11.11%) Change Control
6 1 (11.11%) Performance Analysis
6 1 (11.11%) Performance Management
6 1 (11.11%) Resource Management
6 1 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) JCL
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) SC Cleared
1 2 (22.22%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (44.44%) COBIT
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) HP
2 1 (11.11%) BMC
2 1 (11.11%) Fujitsu
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle