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 4 September 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
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Capacity Management
Rank 219 218 208
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -10
Contract jobs citing Capacity Management 56 33 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.57% 0.36% 0.38%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.74% 0.48% 0.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 14 22
Average daily rate
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£340 £349 £351
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.50% -0.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £247 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £448 £468 £490
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £369 £322
% change year-on-year
+3.05% +14.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 0
Average hourly rate £93.75 £47.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+97.36% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £93.75 £37.17 £31.56
% change year-on-year
+152.25% +17.77%
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
7592 6850 6365
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 76.66% 74.38% 72.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 4673 3872 3526
Average daily rate £400 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £240 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 255 267 252
Average hourly rate £35.00 £22.00 £29.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+59.09% -25.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.60 £12.00 £12.88
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £50.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £26.98 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+20.48% -11.55%

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 4 September 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
Hourly Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Capacity Management across the South East region over the 3 months to 4 September 2015.

Capacity Management Hourly Rate Histogram 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 4 September 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
Berkshire +7 20 £375 +22.95% 2
Hampshire +7 13 £325 -14.75%
Surrey -1 12 £447 -4.12% 1
Oxfordshire -11 7 £180 -65.71% 3
Buckinghamshire -13 2 £400 +45.45%
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England

Capacity Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 54 (42.52%) Windows
2 43 (33.86%) Microsoft
3 42 (33.07%) Data Centre
4 31 (24.41%) Linux
5 30 (23.62%) Firewall
6 28 (22.05%) VMware
6 28 (22.05%) DNS
7 27 (21.26%) Configuration Management
7 27 (21.26%) Network Design
8 26 (20.47%) Oracle
8 26 (20.47%) SQL Server
8 26 (20.47%) ITIL
9 25 (19.69%) UNIX
9 25 (19.69%) Incident Management
10 24 (18.90%) Service Management
10 24 (18.90%) SAN
11 23 (18.11%) Problem Management
11 23 (18.11%) VMware Infrastructure
12 21 (16.54%) Telecoms
13 20 (15.75%) SQL
13 20 (15.75%) Cisco
14 18 (14.17%) Project Management
14 18 (14.17%) Validation
15 17 (13.39%) NetBackup
15 17 (13.39%) Active Directory
15 17 (13.39%) Red Hat
15 17 (13.39%) LAN
16 16 (12.60%) WAN
16 16 (12.60%) Finance
16 16 (12.60%) Statistics

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

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 10 (7.87%) Apache
1 10 (7.87%) Tomcat
1 10 (7.87%) SharePoint
2 7 (5.51%) Lync
3 6 (4.72%) OpenStack
3 6 (4.72%) IIS
4 5 (3.94%) WebLogic
4 5 (3.94%) Oracle Application Server
5 2 (1.57%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (0.79%) MS Exchange
6 1 (0.79%) CMS
Applications
1 14 (11.02%) MS Excel
2 10 (7.87%) MS Office
3 5 (3.94%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (2.36%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.79%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 13 (10.24%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (7.09%) PaaS
2 9 (7.09%) IaaS
3 8 (6.30%) Microsoft Azure
4 7 (5.51%) AWS CloudFormation
4 7 (5.51%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 2 (1.57%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (0.79%) SoftLayer
6 1 (0.79%) Office 365
6 1 (0.79%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 30 (23.62%) Firewall
2 28 (22.05%) DNS
3 24 (18.90%) SAN
4 17 (13.39%) LAN
5 16 (12.60%) WAN
6 15 (11.81%) DHCP
7 14 (11.02%) VPN
8 13 (10.24%) Wireless
8 13 (10.24%) SSH
9 12 (9.45%) NAS
10 11 (8.66%) SMTP
11 10 (7.87%) Wi-Fi
12 8 (6.30%) BGP
12 8 (6.30%) VLAN
13 7 (5.51%) Structured Cabling
13 7 (5.51%) Skype
13 7 (5.51%) WebEx
13 7 (5.51%) Internet
13 7 (5.51%) 3G
13 7 (5.51%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (20.47%) SQL Server
2 11 (8.66%) Oracle Database
3 10 (7.87%) Oracle Database 11g
4 6 (4.72%) Hadoop
4 6 (4.72%) Oracle Database 10g
5 5 (3.94%) Oracle OLAP
5 5 (3.94%) OLAP
5 5 (3.94%) Oracle9i Database
5 5 (3.94%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (2.36%) RDBMS
6 3 (2.36%) Oracle Reports
6 3 (2.36%) Relational Database
7 2 (1.57%) DB2
7 2 (1.57%) MS Access
8 1 (0.79%) Oracle8/8i Database
8 1 (0.79%) MySQL
8 1 (0.79%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (0.79%) InterSystems Cache
8 1 (0.79%) Big Data
8 1 (0.79%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 5 (3.94%) Maven
1 5 (3.94%) JIRA
1 5 (3.94%) Git (software)
1 5 (3.94%) Jenkins
1 5 (3.94%) Ant
2 4 (3.15%) Subversion
General
1 21 (16.54%) Telecoms
2 16 (12.60%) Finance
3 12 (9.45%) Front Office
3 12 (9.45%) Back Office
4 6 (4.72%) Banking
4 6 (4.72%) Billing
5 1 (0.79%) Retail
5 1 (0.79%) Automotive
5 1 (0.79%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 19 (14.96%) Architect
2 18 (14.17%) Administrator
3 17 (13.39%) Analyst
4 14 (11.02%) Infrastructure Architect
5 13 (10.24%) Systems Administrator
6 12 (9.45%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 9 (7.09%) Technical Manager
7 9 (7.09%) Back Office Engineer
8 8 (6.30%) Problem Manager
8 8 (6.30%) Cloud Architect
9 7 (5.51%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
9 7 (5.51%) Service Manager
9 7 (5.51%) Technical Analyst
9 7 (5.51%) Network Engineer
10 6 (4.72%) DBA
10 6 (4.72%) Technical Services Manager
11 5 (3.94%) IP Engineer
11 5 (3.94%) Business Analyst
11 5 (3.94%) Operations Manager
12 4 (3.15%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (7.87%) .NET
2 7 (5.51%) Middleware
3 5 (3.94%) Oracle Fusion
4 4 (3.15%) boto
4 4 (3.15%) Web Services
5 3 (2.36%) .NET Framework
6 1 (0.79%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 42 (33.07%) Data Centre
2 16 (12.60%) Statistics
3 15 (11.81%) Management Information System
4 11 (8.66%) Client/Server
5 9 (7.09%) Replication
6 8 (6.30%) Video Conferencing
6 8 (6.30%) Enterprise Storage
7 7 (5.51%) Computer Science
8 6 (4.72%) Analytical Skills
8 6 (4.72%) Hybrid Cloud
9 3 (2.36%) EMC VNX
9 3 (2.36%) Handset
10 2 (1.57%) CLARiiON
10 2 (1.57%) Clustering
10 2 (1.57%) GIS
11 1 (0.79%) EMC VMAX
11 1 (0.79%) FlexPod
11 1 (0.79%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 54 (42.52%) Windows
2 31 (24.41%) Linux
3 25 (19.69%) UNIX
4 14 (11.02%) Solaris
5 13 (10.24%) Windows Server 2012
6 11 (8.66%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 9 (7.09%) Windows Server 2008
8 8 (6.30%) Windows 7
9 5 (3.94%) Windows Vista
10 4 (3.15%) Windows Server 2003
11 2 (1.57%) VMS
12 1 (0.79%) Windows 2000
12 1 (0.79%) Data ONTAP
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (21.26%) Configuration Management
1 27 (21.26%) Network Design
2 26 (20.47%) ITIL
3 25 (19.69%) Incident Management
4 24 (18.90%) Service Management
5 23 (18.11%) Problem Management
6 18 (14.17%) Project Management
6 18 (14.17%) Validation
7 15 (11.81%) Change Management
8 13 (10.24%) Service Delivery
9 12 (9.45%) Fault Management
10 11 (8.66%) Stakeholder Management
11 10 (7.87%) Disaster Recovery
11 10 (7.87%) Agile Software Development
11 10 (7.87%) Asset Management
11 10 (7.87%) Continuous Improvement
11 10 (7.87%) Root Cause Analysis
11 10 (7.87%) Performance Monitoring
12 9 (7.09%) Software Deployment
13 8 (6.30%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 20 (15.75%) SQL
2 13 (10.24%) Perl
3 12 (9.45%) Python
4 10 (7.87%) PowerShell
5 8 (6.30%) Ruby
6 7 (5.51%) Shell Script
7 6 (4.72%) C
8 5 (3.94%) PL/SQL
8 5 (3.94%) C-shell
9 2 (1.57%) C#
9 2 (1.57%) Java
10 1 (0.79%) C++
10 1 (0.79%) Bourne shell
Qualifications
1 12 (9.45%) Cisco Certification
1 12 (9.45%) Degree
2 11 (8.66%) CCNA
3 8 (6.30%) MCSE
3 8 (6.30%) Microsoft Certification
4 6 (4.72%) SC Cleared
4 6 (4.72%) Security Cleared
5 4 (3.15%) HND
6 3 (2.36%) CCNP
7 2 (1.57%) MCSA
7 2 (1.57%) CCDP
7 2 (1.57%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (1.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (0.79%) MCITP
8 1 (0.79%) IBM Certification
8 1 (0.79%) EMC Certification
8 1 (0.79%) CBAP
8 1 (0.79%) ISEB
8 1 (0.79%) CCDA
8 1 (0.79%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (7.09%) SLA
2 2 (1.57%) COBIT
3 1 (0.79%) QA
System Software
1 23 (18.11%) VMware Infrastructure
2 17 (13.39%) Active Directory
3 9 (7.09%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 9 (7.09%) XenApp
3 9 (7.09%) vSphere
4 7 (5.51%) Hyper-V
5 5 (3.94%) XenDesktop
5 5 (3.94%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 5 (3.94%) HDFS
6 4 (3.15%) Veritas File System
7 3 (2.36%) NFS
8 2 (1.57%) Microsoft App-V
8 2 (1.57%) XenServer
9 1 (0.79%) SRDF
9 1 (0.79%) EMC RecoverPoint
9 1 (0.79%) Oracle RAC
9 1 (0.79%) Firmware
9 1 (0.79%) Samba
9 1 (0.79%) VMware ESX
9 1 (0.79%) iptables
Systems Management
1 17 (13.39%) NetBackup
2 12 (9.45%) SCOM
3 11 (8.66%) Norton AntiVirus
3 11 (8.66%) SCSM
3 11 (8.66%) SCOrch
4 9 (7.09%) Puppet
5 7 (5.51%) Opscode Chef
6 6 (4.72%) Oracle RMAN
6 6 (4.72%) Nagios
7 5 (3.94%) Zenoss
8 3 (2.36%) Ansible
9 2 (1.57%) vMotion
9 2 (1.57%) HP Data Protector
10 1 (0.79%) Data Guard
10 1 (0.79%) Cacti
10 1 (0.79%) Tivoli
10 1 (0.79%) Veritas Storage Foundation
10 1 (0.79%) EMC VPLEX
10 1 (0.79%) SnapMirror
10 1 (0.79%) SnapVault
Vendors
1 43 (33.86%) Microsoft
2 28 (22.05%) VMware
3 26 (20.47%) Oracle
4 20 (15.75%) Cisco
5 17 (13.39%) Red Hat
6 15 (11.81%) NetApp
7 12 (9.45%) Sun
7 12 (9.45%) Symantec
8 11 (8.66%) Citrix
9 10 (7.87%) HP
10 7 (5.51%) SonicWALL
10 7 (5.51%) Polycom
10 7 (5.51%) Tandberg
10 7 (5.51%) Aerohive Networks
10 7 (5.51%) QNAP
11 6 (4.72%) Splunk
11 6 (4.72%) Spiceworks
11 6 (4.72%) Brocade
12 5 (3.94%) NetScout
12 5 (3.94%) SAP