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 23 January 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
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Capacity Management
Rank 231 190 185
Rank change year-on-year
-41 -5
Contract jobs citing Capacity Management 23 41 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.25% 0.49% 0.46%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.33% 0.67% 0.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 20 17
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£425 £330 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.78% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £250 £259
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £571 £429
UK excluding London average daily rate £416 £338 £304
% change year-on-year
+23.33% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 4
Average hourly rate £59.00 - £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.00 £19.00 £39.00
% change year-on-year
+121.05% -51.28%
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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
6904 6079 5346
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 74.77% 72.15% 70.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 3808 3190 2643
Average daily rate £398 £380 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.85% +1.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £258 £253
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £520 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £395 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+5.40% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 229 256 330
Average hourly rate £25.00 £21.00 £26.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+19.04% -20.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £45.00 £43.28
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.50 £27.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
-7.27% -12.69%

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 23 January 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 23 January 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 -10 6 £425 +43.45% 2
Surrey -1 5 - - 1
Buckinghamshire - 4 £331 - 1
Hampshire -30 3 £350 +7.69% 6
East Sussex - 3 £475 - 1
Kent - - - -
Middlesex - - - -
West Sussex - - - -
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Capacity Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 35 (47.95%) Windows
2 24 (32.88%) Telecoms
3 23 (31.51%) ITIL
4 21 (28.77%) Microsoft
5 17 (23.29%) HP
6 16 (21.92%) Finance
7 15 (20.55%) 3G
8 14 (19.18%) Linux
8 14 (19.18%) Incident Management
8 14 (19.18%) LTE
9 13 (17.81%) Project Management
10 12 (16.44%) SQL
10 12 (16.44%) SCOM
10 12 (16.44%) SCSM
11 11 (15.07%) Change Control
11 11 (15.07%) 4G
11 11 (15.07%) UNIX
11 11 (15.07%) BMC
11 11 (15.07%) DNS
11 11 (15.07%) VMware
12 10 (13.70%) SAN
12 10 (13.70%) Active Directory
12 10 (13.70%) Radio Access Network
13 9 (12.33%) VoLTE
13 9 (12.33%) Performance Management
13 9 (12.33%) Security Cleared
13 9 (12.33%) PowerShell
13 9 (12.33%) Windows Server 2008
13 9 (12.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 9 (12.33%) Degree

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

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 4 (5.48%) IIS
2 3 (4.11%) Apache
3 2 (2.74%) MS Exchange
4 1 (1.37%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 7 (9.59%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.74%) MS Office
3 1 (1.37%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 15 (20.55%) 3G
2 14 (19.18%) LTE
3 11 (15.07%) 4G
3 11 (15.07%) DNS
4 10 (13.70%) SAN
4 10 (13.70%) Radio Access Network
5 9 (12.33%) VoLTE
5 9 (12.33%) TCP/IP
5 9 (12.33%) Internet
6 6 (8.22%) FTP
6 6 (8.22%) SMS
6 6 (8.22%) VoIP
6 6 (8.22%) WAN
6 6 (8.22%) iSCSI
6 6 (8.22%) Fibre Channel
7 5 (6.85%) NAS
7 5 (6.85%) DHCP
7 5 (6.85%) INAP
8 4 (5.48%) Broadband
8 4 (5.48%) ISDN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (12.33%) SQL Server
2 4 (5.48%) MySQL
3 3 (4.11%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (4.11%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (2.74%) RDBMS
4 2 (2.74%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.37%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.37%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (1.37%) Oracle9i Database
5 1 (1.37%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.37%) SQLPlus
General
1 24 (32.88%) Telecoms
2 16 (21.92%) Finance
3 8 (10.96%) Legal
4 4 (5.48%) Banking
5 3 (4.11%) Marketing
6 1 (1.37%) Billing
6 1 (1.37%) Retail Banking
6 1 (1.37%) Retail
Job Titles
1 16 (21.92%) Administrator
2 13 (17.81%) Design Engineer
3 9 (12.33%) Systems Administrator
4 8 (10.96%) Analyst
5 6 (8.22%) Support Engineer
5 6 (8.22%) Delivery Manager
6 5 (6.85%) Cloud Engineer
6 5 (6.85%) Voice Engineer
6 5 (6.85%) VoIP Engineer
7 4 (5.48%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 4 (5.48%) Capacity Analyst
7 4 (5.48%) Applications Engineer
8 3 (4.11%) Senior Design Engineer
8 3 (4.11%) DBA
9 2 (2.74%) Applications Specialist
9 2 (2.74%) Technical Support
9 2 (2.74%) Architect
9 2 (2.74%) Senior Analyst
9 2 (2.74%) Storage Administrator
9 2 (2.74%) IT Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.11%) ASP.NET
1 3 (4.11%) CSS
1 3 (4.11%) .NET
1 3 (4.11%) HTML
2 2 (2.74%) LAMP
3 1 (1.37%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (10.96%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (9.59%) Computer Science
3 4 (5.48%) IVR
3 4 (5.48%) Client/Server
3 4 (5.48%) Open Source
4 3 (4.11%) Enterprise Storage
4 3 (4.11%) Clustering
5 2 (2.74%) Management Information System
5 2 (2.74%) Mathematics
6 1 (1.37%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.37%) e-Health
6 1 (1.37%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 35 (47.95%) Windows
2 14 (19.18%) Linux
3 11 (15.07%) UNIX
4 9 (12.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 9 (12.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 8 (10.96%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (8.22%) Solaris
7 2 (2.74%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (2.74%) HPUX
8 1 (1.37%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (31.51%) ITIL
2 14 (19.18%) Incident Management
3 13 (17.81%) Project Management
4 11 (15.07%) Change Control
5 9 (12.33%) Performance Management
5 9 (12.33%) Problem Management
6 7 (9.59%) Continuous Improvement
6 7 (9.59%) PRINCE2
6 7 (9.59%) Change Management
6 7 (9.59%) Stakeholder Management
6 7 (9.59%) Service Management
7 6 (8.22%) Validation
7 6 (8.22%) Coaching
8 5 (6.85%) Service Delivery
8 5 (6.85%) Configuration Management
9 4 (5.48%) BCP
9 4 (5.48%) Telemarketing
9 4 (5.48%) Logistics
9 4 (5.48%) User Acceptance Testing
9 4 (5.48%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 12 (16.44%) SQL
2 9 (12.33%) PowerShell
3 5 (6.85%) VB
4 4 (5.48%) VBScript
5 3 (4.11%) JavaScript
5 3 (4.11%) PHP
6 2 (2.74%) Shell Script
7 1 (1.37%) Korn
7 1 (1.37%) PL/SQL
7 1 (1.37%) Perl
Qualifications
1 9 (12.33%) Security Cleared
1 9 (12.33%) Degree
2 8 (10.96%) SC Cleared
3 4 (5.48%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (5.48%) CCNA
4 3 (4.11%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (1.37%) DV Cleared
5 1 (1.37%) MCSE
5 1 (1.37%) MCDBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (9.59%) SLA
2 1 (1.37%) QA
2 1 (1.37%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.37%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 10 (13.70%) Active Directory
2 7 (9.59%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (8.22%) NFS
3 6 (8.22%) Hyper-V
4 4 (5.48%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 2 (2.74%) vSphere
6 1 (1.37%) XenApp
6 1 (1.37%) Veritas File System
6 1 (1.37%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 1 (1.37%) NLBS
Systems Management
1 12 (16.44%) SCOM
1 12 (16.44%) SCSM
2 8 (10.96%) SCOrch
3 6 (8.22%) SolarWinds Orion
4 5 (6.85%) NetBackup
5 4 (5.48%) BMC PATROL
5 4 (5.48%) Norton AntiVirus
6 2 (2.74%) HP SIM
7 1 (1.37%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
7 1 (1.37%) NSN NetAct
7 1 (1.37%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 1 (1.37%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 21 (28.77%) Microsoft
2 17 (23.29%) HP
3 11 (15.07%) BMC
3 11 (15.07%) VMware
4 9 (12.33%) Oracle
5 8 (10.96%) Red Hat
5 8 (10.96%) Cisco
6 7 (9.59%) NetApp
7 6 (8.22%) Symantec
7 6 (8.22%) EMC
7 6 (8.22%) SolarWinds
8 5 (6.85%) Nokia
9 4 (5.48%) Sun
10 3 (4.11%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
10 3 (4.11%) Ericsson
11 2 (2.74%) Hitachi
11 2 (2.74%) Avaya
11 2 (2.74%) 3PAR
12 1 (1.37%) Huawei
12 1 (1.37%) Brocade