The first table below looks at the demand 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 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the South East region.

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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Capacity Management
Rank 198 195 221
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +26
Contract jobs citing Capacity Management 48 35 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.49% 0.42% 0.25%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.70% 0.59% 0.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 14 13
Average daily rate £355 £351 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.21% -17.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £250 £294
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £496 £595
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £275 £400
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -31.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Average hourly rate £45.00 £41.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.75% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.07 £35.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-6.84% +102.85%
Processes & Methodologies Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
6873 5915 6977
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 70.83% 70.58% 65.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 3812 3067 3324
Average daily rate £375 £375 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +1.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £260 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £513 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £363 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -2.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 278 258 361
Average hourly rate £27.00 £30.00 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% +9.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.35 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £51.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +16.36%
Capacity Management
England

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 17 April 2014.

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 17 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
Berkshire -3 19 £295 +18.00% 1
Surrey -1 12 £355 +33.96% 1
Hampshire -7 5 £381 +1.66% 1
Buckinghamshire -21 4 £425 - 4
Middlesex - 4 £625 -
West Sussex - - - - 1
Capacity Management
England

Capacity Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, 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 29 (32.95%) Telecoms
2 25 (28.41%) 3G
3 23 (26.14%) LTE
4 22 (25.00%) Windows
4 22 (25.00%) Radio Access Network
5 21 (23.86%) Ethernet
6 20 (22.73%) MS Excel
6 20 (22.73%) ITIL
6 20 (22.73%) 2G
7 19 (21.59%) Microsoft
8 18 (20.45%) SQL
8 18 (20.45%) MPLS
8 18 (20.45%) Network Design
9 16 (18.18%) MS Office
10 15 (17.05%) SAN
11 14 (15.91%) OSPF
11 14 (15.91%) BGP
11 14 (15.91%) Service Delivery
12 13 (14.77%) VRRP
12 13 (14.77%) RSVP
12 13 (14.77%) UNIX
12 13 (14.77%) Active Directory
12 13 (14.77%) VPN
12 13 (14.77%) HSRP
13 12 (13.64%) Service Management
13 12 (13.64%) Security Cleared
14 11 (12.50%) Clustering
14 11 (12.50%) Huawei
15 10 (11.36%) Capacity Planning
15 10 (11.36%) Project Management

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

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, 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 (7.95%) IIS
2 3 (3.41%) NetWeaver
3 2 (2.27%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (2.27%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.14%) MS Exchange
4 1 (1.14%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 20 (22.73%) MS Excel
2 16 (18.18%) MS Office
3 2 (2.27%) InfoPath
4 1 (1.14%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.14%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (3.41%) SAP ECC
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.14%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 25 (28.41%) 3G
2 23 (26.14%) LTE
3 22 (25.00%) Radio Access Network
4 21 (23.86%) Ethernet
5 20 (22.73%) 2G
6 18 (20.45%) MPLS
7 15 (17.05%) SAN
8 14 (15.91%) OSPF
8 14 (15.91%) BGP
9 13 (14.77%) RSVP
9 13 (14.77%) VRRP
9 13 (14.77%) VPN
9 13 (14.77%) HSRP
10 8 (9.09%) DNS
10 8 (9.09%) DHCP
11 7 (7.95%) TCP/IP
11 7 (7.95%) NAS
12 5 (5.68%) 4G
12 5 (5.68%) LDAP
13 4 (4.55%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (10.23%) Oracle Database
2 8 (9.09%) SQL Server
3 6 (6.82%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (5.68%) Oracle9i Database
4 5 (5.68%) MS Access
4 5 (5.68%) Oracle Database 11g
5 2 (2.27%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (2.27%) SAP HANA
5 2 (2.27%) SQL Server 2000
5 2 (2.27%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (1.14%) RDBMS
6 1 (1.14%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (1.14%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (6.82%) Toad
1 6 (6.82%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 29 (32.95%) Telecoms
2 7 (7.95%) Finance
3 2 (2.27%) Manufacturing
3 2 (2.27%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (1.14%) Advertising
4 1 (1.14%) Games
4 1 (1.14%) Billing
4 1 (1.14%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 14 (15.91%) Design Engineer
2 12 (13.64%) Network Engineer
3 10 (11.36%) Analyst
3 10 (11.36%) Test Engineer
3 10 (11.36%) Network Design Engineer
4 9 (10.23%) RAN Engineer
5 7 (7.95%) Architect
5 7 (7.95%) Service Analyst
5 7 (7.95%) Service Design Analyst
6 6 (6.82%) Administrator
6 6 (6.82%) Support Engineer
6 6 (6.82%) DBA
7 5 (5.68%) Solutions Architect
7 5 (5.68%) Consultant
7 5 (5.68%) Server Support
7 5 (5.68%) Service Manager
7 5 (5.68%) Oracle DBA
8 4 (4.55%) Server Support Engineer
8 4 (4.55%) Server Engineer
8 4 (4.55%) Delivery Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.27%) Windows SharePoint Services
2 1 (1.14%) Web Services
2 1 (1.14%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 11 (12.50%) Clustering
2 4 (4.55%) NHS
3 2 (2.27%) HACMP
3 2 (2.27%) GIS
3 2 (2.27%) Management Information System
3 2 (2.27%) Replication
3 2 (2.27%) IVR
3 2 (2.27%) Human Factors
3 2 (2.27%) Computer Science
3 2 (2.27%) Video Conferencing
3 2 (2.27%) Enterprise Storage
4 1 (1.14%) Mobile Payment
4 1 (1.14%) Social Media
4 1 (1.14%) PMI
4 1 (1.14%) CMDB
4 1 (1.14%) CESG
Operating Systems
1 22 (25.00%) Windows
2 13 (14.77%) UNIX
3 6 (6.82%) Solaris
4 5 (5.68%) Linux
4 5 (5.68%) Windows 2000
5 3 (3.41%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (2.27%) Windows 2000 Server
6 2 (2.27%) AIX
6 2 (2.27%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (22.73%) ITIL
2 18 (20.45%) Network Design
3 14 (15.91%) Service Delivery
4 12 (13.64%) Service Management
5 10 (11.36%) Project Management
5 10 (11.36%) Capacity Planning
6 9 (10.23%) Incident Management
7 8 (9.09%) Problem Management
7 8 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
7 8 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement
8 7 (7.95%) Validation
9 6 (6.82%) Configuration Management
10 4 (4.55%) ITSM
10 4 (4.55%) Supplier Management
10 4 (4.55%) Change Control
11 3 (3.41%) Performance Management
11 3 (3.41%) Network Management
11 3 (3.41%) Asset Management
11 3 (3.41%) Release Management
11 3 (3.41%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 18 (20.45%) SQL
2 7 (7.95%) VB
3 6 (6.82%) PL/SQL
3 6 (6.82%) T-SQL
4 4 (4.55%) PowerShell
5 2 (2.27%) VBScript
6 1 (1.14%) C
6 1 (1.14%) Java
6 1 (1.14%) Perl
6 1 (1.14%) ABAP
6 1 (1.14%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 12 (13.64%) Security Cleared
2 8 (9.09%) SC Cleared
3 4 (4.55%) Degree
3 4 (4.55%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (4.55%) ITIL Certification
4 3 (3.41%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (3.41%) MCSE
4 3 (3.41%) CCNA
5 2 (2.27%) MCDBA
5 2 (2.27%) CCNP
5 2 (2.27%) PMI Certification
5 2 (2.27%) DV Cleared
6 1 (1.14%) HND
6 1 (1.14%) APMP
6 1 (1.14%) CCSA
6 1 (1.14%) GSEC
6 1 (1.14%) CCSE
6 1 (1.14%) CEH
6 1 (1.14%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (1.14%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (10.23%) SLA
2 1 (1.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 13 (14.77%) Active Directory
2 7 (7.95%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (5.68%) NLBS
4 2 (2.27%) Oracle RAC
4 2 (2.27%) VMware ESX
4 2 (2.27%) Oracle RMAN
4 2 (2.27%) Hyper-V
4 2 (2.27%) NFS
4 2 (2.27%) PowerHA
5 1 (1.14%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 1 (1.14%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (6.82%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 5 (5.68%) SCOM
3 4 (4.55%) SolarWinds Orion
4 3 (3.41%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 3 (3.41%) BMC PATROL
4 3 (3.41%) SCSM
5 2 (2.27%) NetBackup
5 2 (2.27%) EMC NetWorker
5 2 (2.27%) MOM
6 1 (1.14%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 19 (21.59%) Microsoft
2 11 (12.50%) Huawei
3 9 (10.23%) Oracle
4 7 (7.95%) HP
4 7 (7.95%) NetApp
4 7 (7.95%) VMware
5 6 (6.82%) SAP
6 5 (5.68%) SolarWinds
7 4 (4.55%) Informatica
7 4 (4.55%) Cognos
8 3 (3.41%) Cisco
8 3 (3.41%) BMC
8 3 (3.41%) EMC
8 3 (3.41%) Citrix
8 3 (3.41%) Veritas
8 3 (3.41%) Brocade
9 2 (2.27%) ServiceNow
9 2 (2.27%) Symantec
9 2 (2.27%) BT
9 2 (2.27%) OPNET
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