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 20 January 2017 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
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Capacity Management
England / South East
Rank 198 196 238
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +42
Contract jobs citing Capacity Management 40 56 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.55% 0.67% 0.25%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.69% 0.84% 0.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 28 10
Median daily rate £410 £352 £406
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.47% -13.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £288 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £555 £453
UK excluding London median daily rate £385 £350 £420
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -16.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Median hourly rate - £63.00 £59.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +6.77%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £63.00 £42.00
% change year-on-year
-36.50% +50.00%

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
5834 6635 7239
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 80.38% 79.97% 77.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 3426 3972 3993
Median daily rate £425 £400 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £275 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £565 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 208 282 243
Median hourly rate £38.25 £44.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.06% +76.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.25 £61.00 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +53.84%

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 20 January 2017.

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 20 January 2017. 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 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 18 £250 -32.43% 1
Hampshire +4 9 £420 +19.65%
Surrey +18 7 £375 +41.50% 1
Buckinghamshire +6 4 £450 -18.18%
Oxfordshire -4 1 £675 -
Capacity Management
England

Capacity Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, 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 31 (31.96%) ITIL
1 31 (31.96%) VMware
2 28 (28.87%) VMware Infrastructure
3 26 (26.80%) Data Centre
4 22 (22.68%) Red Hat
4 22 (22.68%) Project Management
5 21 (21.65%) Linux
6 20 (20.62%) Windows
6 20 (20.62%) Configuration Management
6 20 (20.62%) Firewall
6 20 (20.62%) Back Office
6 20 (20.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 20 (20.62%) Fault Management
6 20 (20.62%) Functional Testing
7 19 (19.59%) Cisco
8 18 (18.56%) DNS
9 17 (17.53%) Microsoft
9 17 (17.53%) Front Office
10 16 (16.49%) Finance
10 16 (16.49%) Validation
10 16 (16.49%) MPLS
10 16 (16.49%) Statistics
10 16 (16.49%) Puppet
11 15 (15.46%) Problem Management
11 15 (15.46%) PCI DSS
11 15 (15.46%) Information Security
11 15 (15.46%) DHCP
12 14 (14.43%) Management Information System
12 14 (14.43%) Internet
12 14 (14.43%) People Management

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 (7.22%) MS Exchange
2 5 (5.15%) Exchange Server 2010
2 5 (5.15%) IIS
2 5 (5.15%) Tuxedo
2 5 (5.15%) WebSphere
3 4 (4.12%) Apache
3 4 (4.12%) Tomcat
4 3 (3.09%) Exchange Server 2003
4 3 (3.09%) JBoss
5 2 (2.06%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 2 (2.06%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (2.06%) OpenStack
5 2 (2.06%) SAS
5 2 (2.06%) Skype for Business
6 1 (1.03%) Apache Pig
6 1 (1.03%) Apache Spark
6 1 (1.03%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (1.03%) SharePoint
Applications
1 8 (8.25%) MS Office
2 7 (7.22%) MS Excel
3 2 (2.06%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (2.06%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (2.06%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (1.03%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 8 (8.25%) SaaS
2 7 (7.22%) IaaS
3 3 (3.09%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (1.03%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (1.03%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 1 (1.03%) AWS CloudFormation
4 1 (1.03%) Office 365
4 1 (1.03%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (20.62%) Firewall
2 18 (18.56%) DNS
3 16 (16.49%) MPLS
4 15 (15.46%) DHCP
5 14 (14.43%) Internet
6 13 (13.40%) Intrusion Detection
6 13 (13.40%) SAN
7 11 (11.34%) LAN
7 11 (11.34%) WAN
8 9 (9.28%) SNMP
9 8 (8.25%) Network Security
9 8 (8.25%) SSH
9 8 (8.25%) TCP/IP
10 7 (7.22%) Cisco Nexus
10 7 (7.22%) FTP
10 7 (7.22%) NAS
11 6 (6.19%) Cisco ASA
11 6 (6.19%) Ethernet
12 5 (5.15%) iSCSI
12 5 (5.15%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (4.12%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (3.09%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.03%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (1.03%) Apache Hive
3 1 (1.03%) Base SAS
3 1 (1.03%) Big Data
3 1 (1.03%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.03%) DataStax
3 1 (1.03%) Hadoop
3 1 (1.03%) HBase
3 1 (1.03%) NoSQL
3 1 (1.03%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (1.03%) SAS Data Integration Studio
Development Applications
1 1 (1.03%) Ant
1 1 (1.03%) Git (software)
1 1 (1.03%) Jenkins
1 1 (1.03%) JIRA
1 1 (1.03%) Maven
1 1 (1.03%) Subversion
General
1 20 (20.62%) Back Office
2 17 (17.53%) Front Office
3 16 (16.49%) Finance
4 8 (8.25%) Telecoms
5 4 (4.12%) Billing
5 4 (4.12%) Marketing
6 3 (3.09%) Legal
Job Titles
1 13 (13.40%) Support Engineer
2 10 (10.31%) Architect
2 10 (10.31%) Network Engineer
3 6 (6.19%) Administrator
3 6 (6.19%) Cisco Engineer
3 6 (6.19%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 6 (6.19%) Solaris Administrator
3 6 (6.19%) VMware Specialist
4 5 (5.15%) Analyst
4 5 (5.15%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 5 (5.15%) Storage Administrator
4 5 (5.15%) Windows Engineer
5 4 (4.12%) Automation Specialist
5 4 (4.12%) Consultant
5 4 (4.12%) Monitoring Specialist
5 4 (4.12%) Network Consultant
5 4 (4.12%) SAN Administrator
5 4 (4.12%) SAN Storage Administrator
5 4 (4.12%) Support Specialist
5 4 (4.12%) Unix Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (6.19%) Middleware
2 5 (5.15%) 802.1X
3 2 (2.06%) Web Services
4 1 (1.03%) boto
Miscellaneous
1 26 (26.80%) Data Centre
2 16 (16.49%) Statistics
3 14 (14.43%) Management Information System
4 13 (13.40%) Cryptography
5 12 (12.37%) Driving Licence
6 9 (9.28%) Replication
7 8 (8.25%) Enterprise Software
8 7 (7.22%) Enterprise Storage
9 2 (2.06%) Clustering
9 2 (2.06%) Fat Client
9 2 (2.06%) Thin Client
10 1 (1.03%) Analytical Skills
10 1 (1.03%) Computer Science
10 1 (1.03%) FMCG
10 1 (1.03%) Hybrid Cloud
10 1 (1.03%) Mobile Payment
10 1 (1.03%) PKI
10 1 (1.03%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 21 (21.65%) Linux
2 20 (20.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 20 (20.62%) Windows
3 10 (10.31%) CentOS
4 9 (9.28%) Unix
5 8 (8.25%) Windows Server 2003
6 7 (7.22%) Solaris
6 7 (7.22%) Windows Server 2008
6 7 (7.22%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (5.15%) HPUX
8 3 (3.09%) Windows Server
9 1 (1.03%) Data ONTAP
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (31.96%) ITIL
2 22 (22.68%) Project Management
3 20 (20.62%) Configuration Management
3 20 (20.62%) Fault Management
3 20 (20.62%) Functional Testing
4 16 (16.49%) Validation
5 15 (15.46%) Information Security
5 15 (15.46%) Problem Management
6 14 (14.43%) People Management
7 13 (13.40%) Change Management
7 13 (13.40%) Computer Security
7 13 (13.40%) Disaster Recovery
7 13 (13.40%) Incident Management
7 13 (13.40%) Security Patching
8 11 (11.34%) ITIL V2
8 11 (11.34%) Load Balancing
8 11 (11.34%) Performance Tuning
8 11 (11.34%) Service Management
9 9 (9.28%) High Availability
10 8 (8.25%) Server Hardening
Programming Languages
1 8 (8.25%) SQL
2 5 (5.15%) Python
3 3 (3.09%) Perl
3 3 (3.09%) PowerShell
4 2 (2.06%) Ruby
5 1 (1.03%) Java
Qualifications
1 12 (12.37%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (10.31%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 9 (9.28%) CCNP
3 9 (9.28%) Security Cleared
4 8 (8.25%) CCNA
4 8 (8.25%) SC Cleared
5 6 (6.19%) CISSP
5 6 (6.19%) DV Cleared
5 6 (6.19%) GCIH
5 6 (6.19%) GIAC
6 4 (4.12%) Degree
7 3 (3.09%) CCIE
7 3 (3.09%) RHCSA
8 2 (2.06%) MCP
8 2 (2.06%) MCSE
8 2 (2.06%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (2.06%) PMP
9 1 (1.03%) CCDA
9 1 (1.03%) MCSA
9 1 (1.03%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (15.46%) PCI DSS
2 8 (8.25%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (1.03%) SLA
System Software
1 28 (28.87%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (11.34%) Virtual Machines
3 10 (10.31%) vCloud
4 8 (8.25%) Active Directory
5 7 (7.22%) Docker
5 7 (7.22%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 7 (7.22%) Veritas File System
6 6 (6.19%) vSphere
7 5 (5.15%) NFS
7 5 (5.15%) Virtual Servers
8 4 (4.12%) Hyper-V
9 3 (3.09%) Firmware
9 3 (3.09%) Virtual Desktop
9 3 (3.09%) VMware ESXi
10 2 (2.06%) VMware ESX
10 2 (2.06%) XenApp
11 1 (1.03%) HDFS
11 1 (1.03%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 16 (16.49%) Puppet
2 8 (8.25%) SCCM
3 7 (7.22%) Nagios
3 7 (7.22%) SCOM
3 7 (7.22%) Veritas Storage Foundation
3 7 (7.22%) vRealize
4 5 (5.15%) EMC Navisphere
4 5 (5.15%) WSUS
5 4 (4.12%) AppManager
6 3 (3.09%) Backup Exec
6 3 (3.09%) Red Hat Satellite
6 3 (3.09%) vMotion
7 2 (2.06%) DatAdvantage
7 2 (2.06%) Failover Clustering
7 2 (2.06%) Microsoft Clustering
8 1 (1.03%) Ansible
8 1 (1.03%) Hadoop YARN
8 1 (1.03%) HP Data Protector
8 1 (1.03%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 31 (31.96%) VMware
2 22 (22.68%) Red Hat
3 19 (19.59%) Cisco
4 17 (17.53%) Microsoft
5 13 (13.40%) Oracle
6 12 (12.37%) HP
7 10 (10.31%) NetApp
8 9 (9.28%) Huawei
9 7 (7.22%) Brocade
9 7 (7.22%) F5
9 7 (7.22%) Veritas
10 6 (6.19%) Sun
11 5 (5.15%) Cyberoam
12 4 (4.12%) 3PAR
12 4 (4.12%) CheckPoint
12 4 (4.12%) NetIQ
12 4 (4.12%) SolarWinds
12 4 (4.12%) Symantec
13 3 (3.09%) Dell
13 3 (3.09%) Veeam