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 5 December 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
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Capacity Management
Rank 188 219 227
Rank change year-on-year
+31 +8
Contract jobs citing Capacity Management 58 40 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.75% 0.43% 0.43%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.93% 0.53% 0.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 13 20
Median daily rate £420 £365 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.06% -5.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £304 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £540 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £398 £360 £388
% change year-on-year
+10.41% -7.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £59.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £43.50 £37.25
% change year-on-year
- +16.77%
Capacity Management
England

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
6208 7486 7618
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 80.14% 79.61% 76.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 3698 4411 4285
Median daily rate £420 £400 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% +3.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 254 308 286
Median hourly rate £34.00 £37.09 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% +64.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.49 £11.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.25 £55.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.75 £34.95 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-12.01% +39.80%

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 5 December 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 5 December 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 +14 18 £350 -4.10% 1
Buckinghamshire +25 17 £475 +1.06%
Hampshire +21 14 £362 -0.41%
Surrey +20 6 £400 +50.94%
Oxfordshire -1 1 £675 +130.76% 1
East Sussex - 1 £513 -
Capacity Management
England

Capacity Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 5 December 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 33 (29.46%) VMware
2 29 (25.89%) ITIL
3 28 (25.00%) Data Centre
4 26 (23.21%) VMware Infrastructure
4 26 (23.21%) Windows
5 24 (21.43%) Linux
6 22 (19.64%) Cisco
6 22 (19.64%) Firewall
7 21 (18.75%) Service Management
7 21 (18.75%) Back Office
8 20 (17.86%) Project Management
8 20 (17.86%) Configuration Management
8 20 (17.86%) Oracle
9 18 (16.07%) DNS
9 18 (16.07%) Cisco Certification
9 18 (16.07%) Finance
9 18 (16.07%) Fault Management
9 18 (16.07%) Functional Testing
10 17 (15.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 17 (15.18%) Red Hat
10 17 (15.18%) MPLS
10 17 (15.18%) Internet
10 17 (15.18%) Microsoft
11 16 (14.29%) DHCP
12 15 (13.39%) Front Office
12 15 (13.39%) Puppet
12 15 (13.39%) Performance Tuning
12 15 (13.39%) People Management
13 14 (12.50%) Change Management
13 14 (12.50%) WAN

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 10 (8.93%) WebSphere
2 8 (7.14%) Tuxedo
3 6 (5.36%) Apache
3 6 (5.36%) Tomcat
4 5 (4.46%) Exchange Server 2010
4 5 (4.46%) MS Exchange
5 4 (3.57%) IIS
6 3 (2.68%) Exchange Server 2003
6 3 (2.68%) OpenStack
7 2 (1.79%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 2 (1.79%) CMS
7 2 (1.79%) Exchange Server 2013
7 2 (1.79%) JBoss
7 2 (1.79%) SAS
7 2 (1.79%) SharePoint
7 2 (1.79%) Skype for Business
8 1 (0.89%) Apache Pig
8 1 (0.89%) Apache Spark
8 1 (0.89%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (0.89%) Cloud Foundry
Applications
1 10 (8.93%) MS Office
2 9 (8.04%) MS Excel
3 3 (2.68%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (1.79%) MS Project
5 1 (0.89%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (1.79%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (0.89%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (0.89%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 8 (7.14%) IaaS
2 7 (6.25%) SaaS
3 6 (5.36%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (1.79%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (1.79%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 2 (1.79%) AWS CloudFormation
4 2 (1.79%) PaaS
5 1 (0.89%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 22 (19.64%) Firewall
2 18 (16.07%) DNS
3 17 (15.18%) Internet
3 17 (15.18%) MPLS
4 16 (14.29%) DHCP
5 14 (12.50%) WAN
6 12 (10.71%) LAN
7 11 (9.82%) Intrusion Detection
8 10 (8.93%) SAN
9 9 (8.04%) Cisco Nexus
9 9 (8.04%) Network Security
9 9 (8.04%) SNMP
10 8 (7.14%) IPsec
11 7 (6.25%) Ethernet
11 7 (6.25%) NAS
11 7 (6.25%) SSH
11 7 (6.25%) SSL
11 7 (6.25%) TCP/IP
12 6 (5.36%) Cisco ASA
13 5 (4.46%) HSRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (6.25%) SQL Server
2 5 (4.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (3.57%) Oracle Database
4 3 (2.68%) Oracle Reports
4 3 (2.68%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (1.79%) DB2
5 2 (1.79%) MySQL
5 2 (1.79%) Oracle Database 12c
5 2 (1.79%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (1.79%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (0.89%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (0.89%) Apache Hive
6 1 (0.89%) Base SAS
6 1 (0.89%) Big Data
6 1 (0.89%) DataStax
6 1 (0.89%) Hadoop
6 1 (0.89%) HBase
6 1 (0.89%) NoSQL
6 1 (0.89%) SAS Data Integration Studio
6 1 (0.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (1.79%) Ant
1 2 (1.79%) Git (software)
1 2 (1.79%) Jenkins
1 2 (1.79%) JIRA
1 2 (1.79%) Maven
1 2 (1.79%) Subversion
General
1 21 (18.75%) Back Office
2 18 (16.07%) Finance
3 15 (13.39%) Front Office
4 11 (9.82%) Telecoms
5 5 (4.46%) Billing
6 4 (3.57%) Marketing
7 2 (1.79%) Legal
Job Titles
1 14 (12.50%) Architect
1 14 (12.50%) Network Engineer
1 14 (12.50%) Support Engineer
2 7 (6.25%) Consultant
3 6 (5.36%) Analyst
3 6 (5.36%) Cisco Engineer
3 6 (5.36%) VMware Specialist
4 5 (4.46%) Administrator
4 5 (4.46%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 5 (4.46%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 4 (3.57%) Automation Specialist
5 4 (3.57%) IP Network Engineer
5 4 (3.57%) Monitoring Specialist
5 4 (3.57%) Network Consultant
5 4 (3.57%) Solaris Administrator
5 4 (3.57%) Support Specialist
5 4 (3.57%) Technical Architect
5 4 (3.57%) Windows Engineer
6 3 (2.68%) Data Centre Specialist
6 3 (2.68%) IP Design Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (9.82%) Middleware
2 5 (4.46%) 802.1X
3 2 (1.79%) boto
3 2 (1.79%) LAMP
3 2 (1.79%) LAPP Stack
3 2 (1.79%) Web Services
4 1 (0.89%) OAuth
4 1 (0.89%) OAuth2
4 1 (0.89%) REST
4 1 (0.89%) Spring
4 1 (0.89%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 28 (25.00%) Data Centre
2 14 (12.50%) Statistics
3 13 (11.61%) Management Information System
4 11 (9.82%) Cryptography
5 10 (8.93%) Driving Licence
6 6 (5.36%) Enterprise Software
6 6 (5.36%) Replication
7 5 (4.46%) Enterprise Storage
8 4 (3.57%) Hybrid Cloud
9 3 (2.68%) PKI
10 2 (1.79%) Clustering
10 2 (1.79%) Computer Science
10 2 (1.79%) Fat Client
10 2 (1.79%) Thin Client
11 1 (0.89%) Analytical Skills
11 1 (0.89%) CMDB
11 1 (0.89%) FMCG
11 1 (0.89%) Mobile Payment
11 1 (0.89%) PMI
11 1 (0.89%) YubiKey
Operating Systems
1 26 (23.21%) Windows
2 24 (21.43%) Linux
3 17 (15.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 10 (8.93%) CentOS
5 8 (7.14%) Unix
5 8 (7.14%) Windows Server 2003
5 8 (7.14%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (5.36%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (4.46%) Solaris
7 5 (4.46%) Windows Server
8 3 (2.68%) HPUX
9 2 (1.79%) AIX
10 1 (0.89%) Data ONTAP
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (25.89%) ITIL
2 21 (18.75%) Service Management
3 20 (17.86%) Configuration Management
3 20 (17.86%) Project Management
4 18 (16.07%) Fault Management
4 18 (16.07%) Functional Testing
5 15 (13.39%) People Management
5 15 (13.39%) Performance Tuning
6 14 (12.50%) Change Management
6 14 (12.50%) Information Security
6 14 (12.50%) Validation
7 13 (11.61%) Problem Management
8 12 (10.71%) Computer Security
8 12 (10.71%) Load Balancing
9 11 (9.82%) Incident Management
9 11 (9.82%) ITIL V2
9 11 (9.82%) Migration
9 11 (9.82%) Security Patching
10 10 (8.93%) Business Continuity
10 10 (8.93%) Risk Assessment
Programming Languages
1 10 (8.93%) SQL
2 7 (6.25%) Python
3 4 (3.57%) Java
3 4 (3.57%) Perl
4 3 (2.68%) PowerShell
4 3 (2.68%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 18 (16.07%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (9.82%) CCNP
2 11 (9.82%) Security Cleared
3 10 (8.93%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 9 (8.04%) SC Cleared
5 8 (7.14%) CCIE
5 8 (7.14%) CCNA
5 8 (7.14%) Degree
6 7 (6.25%) DV Cleared
7 4 (3.57%) Chartered Engineer
7 4 (3.57%) CISSP
7 4 (3.57%) GCIH
7 4 (3.57%) GIAC
8 2 (1.79%) AWS Certification
8 2 (1.79%) CCDE
8 2 (1.79%) MBA
8 2 (1.79%) MCP
8 2 (1.79%) MCSE
8 2 (1.79%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (1.79%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (11.61%) PCI DSS
2 8 (7.14%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (0.89%) SLA
System Software
1 26 (23.21%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (10.71%) vCloud
3 11 (9.82%) Virtual Machines
4 8 (7.14%) Active Directory
4 8 (7.14%) Docker
5 6 (5.36%) vSphere
6 5 (4.46%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 5 (4.46%) Veritas File System
7 3 (2.68%) Firmware
7 3 (2.68%) Hyper-V
7 3 (2.68%) NFS
7 3 (2.68%) Virtual Desktop
7 3 (2.68%) Virtual Servers
7 3 (2.68%) VMware ESXi
8 2 (1.79%) Oracle RAC
8 2 (1.79%) XenApp
9 1 (0.89%) HDFS
9 1 (0.89%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 15 (13.39%) Puppet
2 9 (8.04%) SCCM
2 9 (8.04%) vRealize
3 8 (7.14%) SCOM
4 5 (4.46%) Nagios
4 5 (4.46%) Veritas Storage Foundation
5 4 (3.57%) AppManager
5 4 (3.57%) WSUS
6 3 (2.68%) Backup Exec
6 3 (2.68%) EMC Navisphere
6 3 (2.68%) vMotion
7 2 (1.79%) Ansible
7 2 (1.79%) DatAdvantage
7 2 (1.79%) Failover Clustering
7 2 (1.79%) Microsoft Clustering
7 2 (1.79%) Red Hat Satellite
8 1 (0.89%) Hadoop YARN
8 1 (0.89%) HP Data Protector
8 1 (0.89%) HP UCMDB
8 1 (0.89%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 33 (29.46%) VMware
2 22 (19.64%) Cisco
3 20 (17.86%) Oracle
4 17 (15.18%) Microsoft
4 17 (15.18%) Red Hat
5 10 (8.93%) HP
6 8 (7.14%) F5
6 8 (7.14%) Huawei
7 5 (4.46%) Brocade
7 5 (4.46%) Cyberoam
7 5 (4.46%) Juniper
7 5 (4.46%) NetApp
7 5 (4.46%) Veritas
8 4 (3.57%) 3PAR
8 4 (3.57%) NetIQ
8 4 (3.57%) SolarWinds
8 4 (3.57%) Sun
8 4 (3.57%) Symantec
9 3 (2.68%) Dell
9 3 (2.68%) Veeam