The table below looks at the statistics for Capacity Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Capacity Management over the 3 months to 30 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
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Capacity Management
Rank 203 218 228
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +10
Contract jobs citing Capacity Management 54 54 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.61% 0.57% 0.27%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.75% 0.71% 0.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 14 12
Median daily rate £475 £358 £423
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+32.86% -15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £230 £262
10% offered a daily rate of more than £615 £449 £469
UK excluding London median daily rate £342 £375 £380
% change year-on-year
-8.80% -1.31%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 - £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 South East region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
7189 7625 7069
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 81.48% 79.85% 76.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 4355 4582 3881
Median daily rate £423 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.62% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £275 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 261 245 256
Median hourly rate £40.00 £24.00 £24.33
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+66.66% -1.34%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.82 £12.96
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £59.31 £50.00 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.50 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-1.63% +15.09%

Capacity Management
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South East 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 the South East

Capacity Management
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Capacity Management Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Capacity Management
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Capacity Management across the South East region over the 3 months to 30 July 2016.

Capacity Management Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

Capacity Management
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Capacity Management Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Capacity Management
Contract Job Locations in the South East

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 South East region over the 3 months to 30 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
Berkshire +5 29 £605 +77.94%
Hampshire 0 11 £433 +33.07%
Buckinghamshire +16 8 £400 +33.33%
Surrey -16 6 £619 +57.74% 3
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Capacity Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 30 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 South East region with a requirement for Capacity Management.

1 36 (28.80%) ITIL
2 30 (24.00%) VMware
3 26 (20.80%) Service Management
4 25 (20.00%) Windows
4 25 (20.00%) Linux
5 24 (19.20%) Cisco
5 24 (19.20%) Microsoft
5 24 (19.20%) Configuration Management
6 23 (18.40%) Network Design
6 23 (18.40%) Security Cleared
7 22 (17.60%) Back Office
8 21 (16.80%) VMware Infrastructure
8 21 (16.80%) Data Centre
9 20 (16.00%) Telecoms
9 20 (16.00%) MS Excel
10 19 (15.20%) Firewall
11 18 (14.40%) Fault Management
11 18 (14.40%) Functional Testing
11 18 (14.40%) Performance Tuning
12 17 (13.60%) Cisco Certification
12 17 (13.60%) Oracle
13 16 (12.80%) HP
13 16 (12.80%) Windows Server 2012
14 15 (12.00%) MS Office
15 14 (11.20%) SQL
15 14 (11.20%) Front Office
15 14 (11.20%) Validation
15 14 (11.20%) SC Cleared
16 13 (10.40%) People Management
16 13 (10.40%) Virtual Environments

Capacity Management
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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 7 (5.60%) Apache
1 7 (5.60%) WebSphere
2 6 (4.80%) Tomcat
3 5 (4.00%) MS Exchange
3 5 (4.00%) Tuxedo
4 4 (3.20%) Cloud Foundry
5 3 (2.40%) SharePoint
6 2 (1.60%) CMS
6 2 (1.60%) JBoss
6 2 (1.60%) OpenStack
7 1 (0.80%) ArcGIS
7 1 (0.80%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (0.80%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (0.80%) IIS
7 1 (0.80%) SAS
Applications
1 20 (16.00%) MS Excel
2 15 (12.00%) MS Office
3 2 (1.60%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (1.60%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.80%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 7 (5.60%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (3.20%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (3.20%) SaaS
3 2 (1.60%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 2 (1.60%) AWS CloudFormation
3 2 (1.60%) IaaS
3 2 (1.60%) PaaS
4 1 (0.80%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 19 (15.20%) Firewall
2 13 (10.40%) Internet
3 10 (8.00%) DNS
3 10 (8.00%) SAN
4 9 (7.20%) Ethernet
4 9 (7.20%) MPLS
5 8 (6.40%) DHCP
6 7 (5.60%) WAN
7 6 (4.80%) iSCSI
7 6 (4.80%) LDAP
7 6 (4.80%) NAS
7 6 (4.80%) SSL
7 6 (4.80%) VPN
8 5 (4.00%) Cisco Nexus
8 5 (4.00%) IPsec
9 4 (3.20%) ATM
9 4 (3.20%) Broadband
9 4 (3.20%) Intrusion Detection
9 4 (3.20%) LAN
9 4 (3.20%) SDH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (8.00%) Oracle Database
2 8 (6.40%) SQL Server
3 6 (4.80%) MS Access
3 6 (4.80%) Oracle Reports
4 4 (3.20%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (3.20%) Oracle BI EE
4 4 (3.20%) Oracle Database 11g
4 4 (3.20%) PowerCenter
4 4 (3.20%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (2.40%) MongoDB
5 3 (2.40%) MySQL
5 3 (2.40%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (1.60%) DB2
6 2 (1.60%) Oracle Database 12c
6 2 (1.60%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (1.60%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (1.60%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (1.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (0.80%) SAS Data Integration Studio
7 1 (0.80%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 2 (1.60%) Ant
1 2 (1.60%) Git (software)
1 2 (1.60%) Jenkins
1 2 (1.60%) JIRA
1 2 (1.60%) Maven
1 2 (1.60%) Subversion
General
1 22 (17.60%) Back Office
2 20 (16.00%) Telecoms
3 14 (11.20%) Front Office
4 11 (8.80%) Finance
5 4 (3.20%) Billing
6 3 (2.40%) Local Government
7 1 (0.80%) Automotive
7 1 (0.80%) Legal
Job Titles
1 18 (14.40%) Architect
2 16 (12.80%) Support Engineer
3 10 (8.00%) Analyst
4 9 (7.20%) Consultant
5 8 (6.40%) Network Engineer
5 8 (6.40%) Technical Architect
6 7 (5.60%) Design Engineer
6 7 (5.60%) IP Design Engineer
7 5 (4.00%) DBA
7 5 (4.00%) Developer
7 5 (4.00%) Network Design Engineer
7 5 (4.00%) Resource Planner
8 4 (3.20%) Administrator
8 4 (3.20%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 4 (3.20%) IP Network Engineer
8 4 (3.20%) Java Developer
8 4 (3.20%) Network Architect
8 4 (3.20%) Principal Architect
8 4 (3.20%) Support Analyst
8 4 (3.20%) Switch Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (5.60%) Middleware
2 4 (3.20%) OAuth
2 4 (3.20%) OAuth2
2 4 (3.20%) REST
2 4 (3.20%) Spring
2 4 (3.20%) Spring Boot
3 2 (1.60%) boto
3 2 (1.60%) LAMP
3 2 (1.60%) LAPP Stack
3 2 (1.60%) Web Services
4 1 (0.80%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 21 (16.80%) Data Centre
2 13 (10.40%) Statistics
3 10 (8.00%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (7.20%) Computer Science
5 8 (6.40%) Management Information System
6 5 (4.00%) Driving Licence
6 5 (4.00%) EMC VNX
7 4 (3.20%) Cryptography
7 4 (3.20%) Hybrid Cloud
8 3 (2.40%) Enterprise Software
8 3 (2.40%) PKI
8 3 (2.40%) Replication
8 3 (2.40%) Visualisation
9 2 (1.60%) VCE vBlock
10 1 (0.80%) Algorithms
10 1 (0.80%) Enterprise Storage
10 1 (0.80%) FlexPod
10 1 (0.80%) FMCG
10 1 (0.80%) Virtual Team
10 1 (0.80%) YubiKey
Operating Systems
1 25 (20.00%) Linux
1 25 (20.00%) Windows
2 16 (12.80%) Windows Server 2012
3 11 (8.80%) Windows Server 2008
4 10 (8.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 8 (6.40%) CentOS
5 8 (6.40%) Ubuntu
6 7 (5.60%) Windows Server
7 6 (4.80%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 4 (3.20%) Unix
9 2 (1.60%) AIX
9 2 (1.60%) Data ONTAP
10 1 (0.80%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (28.80%) ITIL
2 26 (20.80%) Service Management
3 24 (19.20%) Configuration Management
4 23 (18.40%) Network Design
5 18 (14.40%) Fault Management
5 18 (14.40%) Functional Testing
5 18 (14.40%) Performance Tuning
6 14 (11.20%) Validation
7 13 (10.40%) People Management
7 13 (10.40%) Virtual Environments
8 11 (8.80%) Change Management
8 11 (8.80%) ITSM
8 11 (8.80%) Trend Analysis
9 10 (8.00%) Disaster Recovery
10 9 (7.20%) Data Analysis
10 9 (7.20%) Project Management
11 8 (6.40%) Information Security
11 8 (6.40%) ITIL V3
11 8 (6.40%) Migration
11 8 (6.40%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (11.20%) SQL
2 7 (5.60%) Java
3 6 (4.80%) Python
4 4 (3.20%) Perl
5 3 (2.40%) C
6 2 (1.60%) Ruby
7 1 (0.80%) PHP
7 1 (0.80%) Shell Script
7 1 (0.80%) T-SQL
7 1 (0.80%) VBA
Qualifications
1 23 (18.40%) Security Cleared
2 17 (13.60%) Cisco Certification
3 14 (11.20%) SC Cleared
4 11 (8.80%) CCIE
5 9 (7.20%) Degree
6 8 (6.40%) CCNP
7 6 (4.80%) Chartered Engineer
8 4 (3.20%) DV Cleared
8 4 (3.20%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 3 (2.40%) CISSP
9 3 (2.40%) GCIH
9 3 (2.40%) GIAC
9 3 (2.40%) RHCT
10 2 (1.60%) AWS Certification
10 2 (1.60%) CCDE
10 2 (1.60%) HND
10 2 (1.60%) MBA
10 2 (1.60%) MCSE
10 2 (1.60%) Microsoft Certification
10 2 (1.60%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.80%) Disclosure Scotland
2 5 (4.00%) PCI DSS
3 3 (2.40%) SLA
System Software
1 21 (16.80%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (10.40%) Active Directory
3 9 (7.20%) Virtual Machines
4 6 (4.80%) Hyper-V
4 6 (4.80%) NFS
5 5 (4.00%) VMware ESX
6 4 (3.20%) Docker
6 4 (3.20%) Firmware
6 4 (3.20%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (1.60%) Oracle RAC
7 2 (1.60%) vCloud
7 2 (1.60%) XenApp
8 1 (0.80%) Veritas Cluster Server
8 1 (0.80%) Virtual Servers
8 1 (0.80%) vSphere
8 1 (0.80%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 9 (7.20%) OVSD
2 8 (6.40%) SCOM
3 6 (4.80%) Puppet
4 4 (3.20%) Nagios
5 2 (1.60%) Ansible
5 2 (1.60%) EMC NetWorker
5 2 (1.60%) Red Hat Satellite
5 2 (1.60%) SCCM
5 2 (1.60%) vRealize
6 1 (0.80%) Backup Exec
6 1 (0.80%) BMC PATROL
6 1 (0.80%) HP Data Protector
6 1 (0.80%) HP UCMDB
6 1 (0.80%) Microsoft Clustering
6 1 (0.80%) Microsoft Intune
6 1 (0.80%) NetBackup
6 1 (0.80%) Netcool
6 1 (0.80%) SCSM
6 1 (0.80%) WSUS
Vendors
1 30 (24.00%) VMware
2 24 (19.20%) Cisco
2 24 (19.20%) Microsoft
3 17 (13.60%) Oracle
4 16 (12.80%) HP
5 11 (8.80%) Red Hat
6 8 (6.40%) NetApp
7 6 (4.80%) F5
8 5 (4.00%) EMC
9 4 (3.20%) Blue Coat
9 4 (3.20%) CheckPoint
9 4 (3.20%) Informatica
9 4 (3.20%) Juniper
10 3 (2.40%) Extreme Networks
10 3 (2.40%) Isilon
11 2 (1.60%) 3PAR
11 2 (1.60%) Citrix
11 2 (1.60%) ServiceNow
11 2 (1.60%) Symantec
11 2 (1.60%) Veeam