The table below looks at the statistics for Capacity Planning 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 Planning over the 3 months to 28 November 2014 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
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Capacity Planning
Rank 196 201 206
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +5
Contract jobs citing Capacity Planning 68 36 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.68% 0.42% 0.31%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.93% 0.60% 0.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 15 6
Average daily rate
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£400 £370 £405
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.10% -8.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £222 £283
10% offered a daily rate of more than £462 £490 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £370 £393
% change year-on-year
+8.10% -5.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 0 0
Average hourly rate £42.13 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £13.50 £22.25
% change year-on-year
+159.25% -39.32%
Capacity Planning
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
7286 5994 6023
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 73.01% 70.69% 70.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 4103 3270 2926
Average daily rate £386 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £363 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.89% -2.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 270 232 350
Average hourly rate £22.50 £28.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-19.64% +24.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.35 £12.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £45.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.50 £29.75
% change year-on-year
-9.09% -7.56%

Capacity Planning
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Capacity Planning across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Capacity Planning Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Capacity Planning
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 Planning across the South East region.

Capacity Planning Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Capacity Planning
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Capacity Planning across the South East region over the 3 months to 28 November 2014.

Capacity Planning Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

Capacity Planning
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 Planning across the South East region.

Capacity Planning Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Capacity Planning
Hourly Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Capacity Planning across the South East region over the 3 months to 28 November 2014.

Capacity Planning Hourly Rate Histogram in the South East

Capacity Planning
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 Planning within the South East region over the 3 months to 28 November 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
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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
Hampshire -1 25 £400 - 4
Surrey +8 14 £250 -24.24% 2
Buckinghamshire -9 9 £350 -5.40% 1
Berkshire -2 7 £363 +33.02% 5
Kent 0 6 £488 +2.63% 1
Oxfordshire -17 6 £400 +23.07% 1
East Sussex - 1 - -
West Sussex - - - - 1
Capacity Planning
England

Capacity Planning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East region citing Capacity Planning 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 Planning.

1 30 (27.27%) ITIL
2 28 (25.45%) SQL
3 23 (20.91%) Microsoft
4 22 (20.00%) Performance Analysis
5 21 (19.09%) SQL Server
5 21 (19.09%) Windows
5 21 (19.09%) SCOM
6 17 (15.45%) LAN
6 17 (15.45%) WAN
7 16 (14.55%) Finance
8 15 (13.64%) Cisco
9 14 (12.73%) Project Management
9 14 (12.73%) VMware
9 14 (12.73%) SQL Server 2012
10 13 (11.82%) Security Cleared
10 13 (11.82%) SQL Server 2008
10 13 (11.82%) Firewall
11 12 (10.91%) Service Delivery
11 12 (10.91%) Cisco Certification
11 12 (10.91%) SAN
11 12 (10.91%) PowerShell
11 12 (10.91%) Network Architecture
12 11 (10.00%) SC Cleared
12 11 (10.00%) Active Directory
12 11 (10.00%) SharePoint
12 11 (10.00%) Telecoms
12 11 (10.00%) Migration
12 11 (10.00%) Network Design
13 10 (9.09%) T-SQL
13 10 (9.09%) VPN

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

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East region citing Capacity Planning 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 Planning. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 11 (10.00%) SharePoint
2 10 (9.09%) MS Exchange
3 2 (1.82%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (1.82%) IIS
4 1 (0.91%) CICS
4 1 (0.91%) WebLogic
4 1 (0.91%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (0.91%) Oracle Coherence
4 1 (0.91%) SAP Portal
4 1 (0.91%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (0.91%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 9 (8.18%) MS Excel
2 7 (6.36%) MS Office
2 7 (6.36%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.91%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.91%) MS Project
3 1 (0.91%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 4 (3.64%) Oracle BPM
2 2 (1.82%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.91%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.73%) Office 365
2 1 (0.91%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.91%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.91%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.91%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (15.45%) LAN
1 17 (15.45%) WAN
2 13 (11.82%) Firewall
3 12 (10.91%) SAN
4 10 (9.09%) VPN
5 9 (8.18%) MPLS
5 9 (8.18%) DNS
6 8 (7.27%) WLAN
6 8 (7.27%) Wireless
6 8 (7.27%) IPsec
7 7 (6.36%) VoIP
8 6 (5.45%) Network Security
8 6 (5.45%) DHCP
9 4 (3.64%) Cisco ASA
9 4 (3.64%) LTE
9 4 (3.64%) VLAN
9 4 (3.64%) SSL
9 4 (3.64%) GSM
10 3 (2.73%) Internet
10 3 (2.73%) 3GPP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (19.09%) SQL Server
2 14 (12.73%) SQL Server 2012
3 13 (11.82%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (4.55%) OLTP
5 4 (3.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (3.64%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (2.73%) Oracle Database
7 2 (1.82%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (1.82%) SQL Server 2005
7 2 (1.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (1.82%) SQL Server 2000
8 1 (0.91%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.91%) SQLite
8 1 (0.91%) Microsoft Power View
8 1 (0.91%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (2.73%) Oracle APEX
2 1 (0.91%) Eclipse
2 1 (0.91%) Ant
2 1 (0.91%) Subversion
2 1 (0.91%) Maven
General
1 16 (14.55%) Finance
2 11 (10.00%) Telecoms
3 2 (1.82%) Marketing
3 2 (1.82%) Legal
4 1 (0.91%) Advertising
4 1 (0.91%) Automotive
4 1 (0.91%) Military
4 1 (0.91%) Banking
4 1 (0.91%) International Banking
4 1 (0.91%) Italian Language
4 1 (0.91%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 19 (17.27%) DBA
2 18 (16.36%) Team Leader
2 18 (16.36%) SQL DBA
3 13 (11.82%) SQL Server DBA
4 9 (8.18%) Network Engineer
5 8 (7.27%) Service Manager
5 8 (7.27%) Architect
6 6 (5.45%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 5 (4.55%) Administrator
7 5 (4.55%) Project Manager
7 5 (4.55%) Services Delivery Manager
7 5 (4.55%) Delivery Manager
8 4 (3.64%) Transmission Engineer
8 4 (3.64%) 2nd Line Support
8 4 (3.64%) Technical Architect
9 3 (2.73%) Developer
9 3 (2.73%) Project Leader
9 3 (2.73%) Senior Network Engineer
9 3 (2.73%) Support Manager
9 3 (2.73%) Support Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (4.55%) Web Services
2 4 (3.64%) XML
3 3 (2.73%) .NET
4 2 (1.82%) JSP
5 1 (0.91%) XSLT
5 1 (0.91%) Struts
5 1 (0.91%) J2EE
5 1 (0.91%) HTML
5 1 (0.91%) Spring
5 1 (0.91%) jQuery
5 1 (0.91%) MDX
5 1 (0.91%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 9 (8.18%) Clustering
2 5 (4.55%) Replication
3 4 (3.64%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (2.73%) Blackberry
5 2 (1.82%) Performance Metrics
5 2 (1.82%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.91%) N-Tier
6 1 (0.91%) Mathematics
6 1 (0.91%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.91%) Copywriting
6 1 (0.91%) Data Structures
6 1 (0.91%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 21 (19.09%) Windows
2 5 (4.55%) UNIX
3 4 (3.64%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (2.73%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (1.82%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (1.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (1.82%) Linux
6 1 (0.91%) Windows XP
6 1 (0.91%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (27.27%) ITIL
2 22 (20.00%) Performance Analysis
3 14 (12.73%) Project Management
4 12 (10.91%) Service Delivery
4 12 (10.91%) Network Architecture
5 11 (10.00%) Migration
5 11 (10.00%) Network Design
6 10 (9.09%) Performance Monitoring
7 8 (7.27%) Change Management
8 7 (6.36%) Service Management
8 7 (6.36%) Performance Management
9 6 (5.45%) Data Migration
9 6 (5.45%) Performance Tuning
10 5 (4.55%) Disaster Recovery
10 5 (4.55%) ITSM
10 5 (4.55%) Workflow
10 5 (4.55%) Business Continuity
10 5 (4.55%) Load Balancing
10 5 (4.55%) Change Control
11 4 (3.64%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 28 (25.45%) SQL
2 12 (10.91%) PowerShell
3 10 (9.09%) T-SQL
4 4 (3.64%) Java
5 3 (2.73%) VBScript
6 1 (0.91%) Python
6 1 (0.91%) PL/SQL
6 1 (0.91%) C
Qualifications
1 13 (11.82%) Security Cleared
2 12 (10.91%) Cisco Certification
3 11 (10.00%) SC Cleared
4 10 (9.09%) ITIL Certification
5 9 (8.18%) CCNP
6 8 (7.27%) Degree
7 7 (6.36%) Microsoft Certification
7 7 (6.36%) MCTS
8 2 (1.82%) DV Cleared
8 2 (1.82%) CCNA
8 2 (1.82%) CCIE
8 2 (1.82%) CIMA
9 1 (0.91%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (9.09%) SLA
2 1 (0.91%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (0.91%) QA
2 1 (0.91%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 11 (10.00%) Active Directory
2 9 (8.18%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (2.73%) ISA Server
3 3 (2.73%) vSphere
4 2 (1.82%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (1.82%) XenApp
4 2 (1.82%) XenDesktop
4 2 (1.82%) VMware ESX
5 1 (0.91%) Firmware
5 1 (0.91%) DFS Replication
5 1 (0.91%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 21 (19.09%) SCOM
2 6 (5.45%) SCCM
3 3 (2.73%) NetBackup
4 2 (1.82%) HP SIM
4 2 (1.82%) BMC PATROL
5 1 (0.91%) OpenView
5 1 (0.91%) FortiGate
5 1 (0.91%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 23 (20.91%) Microsoft
2 15 (13.64%) Cisco
3 14 (12.73%) VMware
4 10 (9.09%) BMC
4 10 (9.09%) HP
5 8 (7.27%) Oracle
6 7 (6.36%) Avaya
7 6 (5.45%) Juniper
8 5 (4.55%) Websense
8 5 (4.55%) 3PAR
9 4 (3.64%) CheckPoint
10 3 (2.73%) Citrix
10 3 (2.73%) Mapinfo
10 3 (2.73%) Nokia
10 3 (2.73%) SAP
10 3 (2.73%) Blue Coat
10 3 (2.73%) Huawei
10 3 (2.73%) IronPort
11 2 (1.82%) Veeam
11 2 (1.82%) Altiris
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Capita - ITIN
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