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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Capacity Management over the 3 months to 24 April 2015 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Capacity Management
Rank 194 203 200
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -3
Contract jobs citing Capacity Management 62 46 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.62% 0.49% 0.40%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.83% 0.68% 0.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 20 15
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£395 £355 £352
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.26% +0.99%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £278 £254 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £451 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £400 £275
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +45.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 1
Average hourly rate £26.00 £45.00 £41.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-42.22% +9.75%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £33.07 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-9.28% -17.32%
Capacity Management
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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
7510 6809 6094
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 75.02% 71.99% 71.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 4242 3803 3178
Average daily rate £400 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £250 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £503 £520
UK excluding London average daily rate £393 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 273 261 265
Average hourly rate £32.50 £27.50 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.18% -8.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £55.00 £51.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.50 £30.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -4.68%

Capacity Management
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Capacity Management across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 24 April 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Capacity Management within the South East region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015. 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
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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
Surrey +9 19 £400 +12.67% 5
Buckinghamshire +13 17 £395 -7.05% 3
Hampshire -6 9 £300 -21.31% 6
Berkshire -15 9 £350 +18.64% 4
Oxfordshire -17 4 £425 - 1
East Sussex - 3 £394 - 3
West Sussex - 3 £475 -
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Capacity Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 41 (48.24%) Windows
2 33 (38.82%) Microsoft
3 26 (30.59%) ITIL
4 21 (24.71%) SAN
5 20 (23.53%) HP
6 18 (21.18%) Linux
7 17 (20.00%) Cisco
7 17 (20.00%) Incident Management
8 16 (18.82%) Telecoms
8 16 (18.82%) VMware
9 15 (17.65%) Service Management
10 14 (16.47%) Finance
10 14 (16.47%) SCOM
10 14 (16.47%) Security Cleared
10 14 (16.47%) VMware Infrastructure
10 14 (16.47%) NetApp
10 14 (16.47%) SCSM
11 13 (15.29%) Performance Tuning
11 13 (15.29%) Hyper-V
11 13 (15.29%) DNS
11 13 (15.29%) SC Cleared
11 13 (15.29%) Problem Management
12 12 (14.12%) Change Management
12 12 (14.12%) Active Directory
13 11 (12.94%) UNIX
13 11 (12.94%) Service Delivery
13 11 (12.94%) Analytical Skills
14 10 (11.76%) SCOrch
14 10 (11.76%) Management Information System
14 10 (11.76%) SQL

Capacity Management
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 7 (8.24%) Tomcat
2 5 (5.88%) Apache
3 4 (4.71%) OpenStack
3 4 (4.71%) IIS
4 2 (2.35%) MS Exchange
5 1 (1.18%) WebLogic
5 1 (1.18%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.18%) Oracle Application Server
5 1 (1.18%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (1.18%) Lync
Applications
1 9 (10.59%) MS Excel
1 9 (10.59%) MS Office
2 7 (8.24%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.18%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 8 (9.41%) PaaS
2 7 (8.24%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (4.71%) AWS CloudFormation
3 4 (4.71%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 4 (4.71%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (4.71%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (24.71%) SAN
2 13 (15.29%) DNS
3 10 (11.76%) DHCP
4 9 (10.59%) NAS
5 8 (9.41%) Firewall
6 7 (8.24%) VPN
6 7 (8.24%) Radio Access Network
7 6 (7.06%) iSCSI
8 5 (5.88%) LAN
8 5 (5.88%) SSH
8 5 (5.88%) LTE
9 4 (4.71%) 4G
9 4 (4.71%) BIG-IP
9 4 (4.71%) 3G
9 4 (4.71%) Internet
9 4 (4.71%) WAN
9 4 (4.71%) VoIP
10 3 (3.53%) UMTS
10 3 (3.53%) SMTP
10 3 (3.53%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (7.06%) SQL Server
2 4 (4.71%) MS Access
3 3 (3.53%) Oracle Database 11g
3 3 (3.53%) Hadoop
3 3 (3.53%) Oracle Database
4 2 (2.35%) Relational Database
4 2 (2.35%) Oracle Database 10g
4 2 (2.35%) Oracle9i Database
4 2 (2.35%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (2.35%) RDBMS
5 1 (1.18%) Oracle8/8i Database
5 1 (1.18%) MySQL
5 1 (1.18%) DB2
5 1 (1.18%) OLAP
5 1 (1.18%) Oracle OLAP
5 1 (1.18%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (1.18%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 4 (4.71%) Git (software)
1 4 (4.71%) Jenkins
1 4 (4.71%) Maven
1 4 (4.71%) JIRA
1 4 (4.71%) Ant
2 3 (3.53%) Subversion
General
1 16 (18.82%) Telecoms
2 14 (16.47%) Finance
3 5 (5.88%) Legal
4 4 (4.71%) Banking
5 2 (2.35%) Retail
5 2 (2.35%) Billing
6 1 (1.18%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 14 (16.47%) Analyst
2 13 (15.29%) Administrator
3 12 (14.12%) Systems Administrator
4 8 (9.41%) Service Manager
5 7 (8.24%) Architect
6 6 (7.06%) Technical Manager
7 5 (5.88%) Consultant
7 5 (5.88%) Technical Services Manager
7 5 (5.88%) Service Analyst
7 5 (5.88%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 5 (5.88%) Service Transition Analyst
8 4 (4.71%) Technical Analyst
9 3 (3.53%) Support Engineer
9 3 (3.53%) DBA
9 3 (3.53%) Design Engineer
9 3 (3.53%) Storage Specialist
9 3 (3.53%) Infrastructure Architect
9 3 (3.53%) Senior Design Engineer
9 3 (3.53%) Cloud Architect
9 3 (3.53%) Service Design Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.53%) Web Services
2 1 (1.18%) .NET
2 1 (1.18%) Middleware
2 1 (1.18%) Oracle Fusion
2 1 (1.18%) boto
Miscellaneous
1 11 (12.94%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (11.76%) Management Information System
3 8 (9.41%) Clustering
4 6 (7.06%) Open Source
5 4 (4.71%) Symmetrix DMX
5 4 (4.71%) Replication
5 4 (4.71%) CLARiiON
5 4 (4.71%) Symmetrix
5 4 (4.71%) EMC Centera
5 4 (4.71%) Computer Science
5 4 (4.71%) Client/Server
6 3 (3.53%) Enterprise Storage
7 2 (2.35%) Private Cloud
8 1 (1.18%) Blackberry
8 1 (1.18%) Statistics
8 1 (1.18%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 41 (48.24%) Windows
2 18 (21.18%) Linux
3 11 (12.94%) UNIX
4 9 (10.59%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (8.24%) HPUX
6 6 (7.06%) Solaris
7 5 (5.88%) Windows Server 2003
7 5 (5.88%) Windows Server 2012
8 4 (4.71%) CentOS
8 4 (4.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 4 (4.71%) Ubuntu
8 4 (4.71%) Windows NT
8 4 (4.71%) Windows 2000
9 1 (1.18%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (30.59%) ITIL
2 17 (20.00%) Incident Management
3 15 (17.65%) Service Management
4 13 (15.29%) Performance Tuning
4 13 (15.29%) Problem Management
5 12 (14.12%) Change Management
6 11 (12.94%) Service Delivery
7 9 (10.59%) Stakeholder Management
7 9 (10.59%) Capacity Planning
8 8 (9.41%) Performance Management
8 8 (9.41%) Configuration Management
8 8 (9.41%) Project Management
9 7 (8.24%) Agile Software Development
10 6 (7.06%) Root Cause Analysis
10 6 (7.06%) Change Control
11 5 (5.88%) Disaster Recovery
11 5 (5.88%) Migration
11 5 (5.88%) Continuous Improvement
11 5 (5.88%) Business Process Improvement
11 5 (5.88%) Information Assurance
Programming Languages
1 10 (11.76%) SQL
2 8 (9.41%) PowerShell
3 7 (8.24%) Python
4 5 (5.88%) Shell Script
4 5 (5.88%) Ruby
5 4 (4.71%) Perl
6 3 (3.53%) C
7 1 (1.18%) C#
7 1 (1.18%) C++
7 1 (1.18%) Java
7 1 (1.18%) VBScript
7 1 (1.18%) VB
7 1 (1.18%) PL/SQL
7 1 (1.18%) Bourne shell
7 1 (1.18%) C-shell
Qualifications
1 14 (16.47%) Security Cleared
2 13 (15.29%) SC Cleared
3 7 (8.24%) Degree
4 4 (4.71%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (4.71%) CCNA
5 2 (2.35%) DV Cleared
6 1 (1.18%) MCSE
6 1 (1.18%) MCDBA
6 1 (1.18%) Avaya Certification
6 1 (1.18%) CCNP
6 1 (1.18%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (1.18%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (1.18%) CCA
6 1 (1.18%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (11.76%) SLA
2 1 (1.18%) COBIT
System Software
1 14 (16.47%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (15.29%) Hyper-V
3 12 (14.12%) Active Directory
4 6 (7.06%) NFS
5 5 (5.88%) XenApp
6 4 (4.71%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 3 (3.53%) XenDesktop
7 3 (3.53%) HDFS
8 2 (2.35%) vSphere
9 1 (1.18%) Firmware
9 1 (1.18%) NLBS
9 1 (1.18%) Oracle RAC
9 1 (1.18%) Microsoft App-V
9 1 (1.18%) Samba
9 1 (1.18%) Veritas File System
9 1 (1.18%) Veritas Cluster Server
9 1 (1.18%) iptables
Systems Management
1 14 (16.47%) SCOM
1 14 (16.47%) SCSM
2 10 (11.76%) SCOrch
3 5 (5.88%) NetBackup
4 4 (4.71%) Puppet
4 4 (4.71%) OVSD
4 4 (4.71%) Nagios
4 4 (4.71%) Norton AntiVirus
4 4 (4.71%) OpenView
5 3 (3.53%) SCCM
5 3 (3.53%) Zenoss
5 3 (3.53%) Opscode Chef
6 2 (2.35%) Oracle RMAN
6 2 (2.35%) HP Data Protector
6 2 (2.35%) WSUS
6 2 (2.35%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 1 (1.18%) BMC PATROL
7 1 (1.18%) Red Hat Satellite
7 1 (1.18%) SolarWinds Orion
7 1 (1.18%) Cacti
Vendors
1 33 (38.82%) Microsoft
2 20 (23.53%) HP
3 17 (20.00%) Cisco
4 16 (18.82%) VMware
5 14 (16.47%) NetApp
6 10 (11.76%) Oracle
7 9 (10.59%) Red Hat
8 7 (8.24%) BMC
9 6 (7.06%) 3PAR
10 5 (5.88%) Sun
10 5 (5.88%) EMC
10 5 (5.88%) NetScout
11 4 (4.71%) F5
11 4 (4.71%) Symantec
11 4 (4.71%) Citrix
11 4 (4.71%) IBM
11 4 (4.71%) Avaya
12 3 (3.53%) Ericsson
12 3 (3.53%) AppSense
12 3 (3.53%) Splunk
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