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 31 July 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Capacity Planning
Rank 190 200 204
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +4
Contract jobs citing Capacity Planning 71 51 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.74% 0.55% 0.37%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.97% 0.74% 0.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 15 14
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£389 £400 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.81% -3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £289 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £453 £500 £528
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £375
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £18.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.25 £21.75 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+6.89% +40.32%
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
7350 6861 6112
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 77.10% 74.60% 72.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 4415 3767 3293
Average daily rate £400 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £245 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £512 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 238 250 270
Average hourly rate £23.75 £25.00 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% -9.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.82 £13.00 £12.88
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £55.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.50 £26.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+15.09% -14.51%

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 31 July 2015.

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
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 31 July 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 +8 18 £453 -9.50% 6
Buckinghamshire +6 17 £388 +21.09% 2
Hampshire -6 14 £344 -20.97% 2
Kent - 11 £375 - 1
Surrey 0 5 £363 - 5
Oxfordshire -21 3 £450 -14.28% 1
East Sussex - 3 £425 -
West Sussex -11 1 - - 2
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Capacity Planning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 44 (31.65%) SQL
2 42 (30.22%) Windows
3 29 (20.86%) Finance
3 29 (20.86%) VMware
3 29 (20.86%) Performance Monitoring
4 26 (18.71%) SQL Server
4 26 (18.71%) Cisco
5 25 (17.99%) Firewall
5 25 (17.99%) Telecoms
6 24 (17.27%) ITIL
6 24 (17.27%) Performance Tuning
7 23 (16.55%) Microsoft
8 22 (15.83%) MS Excel
9 21 (15.11%) Active Directory
9 21 (15.11%) Migration
10 19 (13.67%) LAN
10 19 (13.67%) WAN
10 19 (13.67%) Linux
10 19 (13.67%) Data Centre
11 18 (12.95%) Citrix
12 17 (12.23%) Oracle
12 17 (12.23%) Degree
13 16 (11.51%) VMware Infrastructure
13 16 (11.51%) Windows Server 2008
13 16 (11.51%) HP
13 16 (11.51%) Windows Server 2003
14 15 (10.79%) Project Management
14 15 (10.79%) vSphere
15 14 (10.07%) Windows Server 2012
15 14 (10.07%) Microsoft Certification

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

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 12 (8.63%) MS Exchange
2 10 (7.19%) Exchange Server 2010
3 9 (6.47%) Exchange Server 2007
4 7 (5.04%) SharePoint
5 6 (4.32%) ArcGIS
6 5 (3.60%) Exchange Server 2013
7 4 (2.88%) Lync
8 3 (2.16%) Exchange Server 2003
8 3 (2.16%) Apache
9 2 (1.44%) IIS
10 1 (0.72%) WebLogic
10 1 (0.72%) Tomcat
10 1 (0.72%) NetWeaver
10 1 (0.72%) nginx
10 1 (0.72%) Confluence
10 1 (0.72%) Node.js
10 1 (0.72%) MediaWiki
Applications
1 22 (15.83%) MS Excel
2 10 (7.19%) MS PowerPoint
3 8 (5.76%) MS Office
4 6 (4.32%) MS Project
5 1 (0.72%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (3.60%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.44%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
3 1 (0.72%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.72%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.16%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.44%) PaaS
3 1 (0.72%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 25 (17.99%) Firewall
2 19 (13.67%) LAN
2 19 (13.67%) WAN
3 13 (9.35%) Wireless
4 11 (7.91%) TCP/IP
4 11 (7.91%) SAN
5 10 (7.19%) VPN
6 9 (6.47%) IPsec
6 9 (6.47%) BGP
6 9 (6.47%) Network Security
7 7 (5.04%) SSL
7 7 (5.04%) Internet
8 6 (4.32%) VoIP
8 6 (4.32%) OSPF
8 6 (4.32%) NAS
8 6 (4.32%) Radio Access Network
9 5 (3.60%) Cisco ASA
9 5 (3.60%) 3G
9 5 (3.60%) 2G
10 4 (2.88%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (18.71%) SQL Server
2 9 (6.47%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (5.76%) SQL Server 2012
4 6 (4.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 6 (4.32%) MySQL
5 5 (3.60%) Oracle Database
6 4 (2.88%) SQL Server 2005
6 4 (2.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 4 (2.88%) MS Access
7 2 (1.44%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (1.44%) OLTP
7 2 (1.44%) Relational Database
8 1 (0.72%) Hadoop
8 1 (0.72%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (0.72%) Oracle BI EE
8 1 (0.72%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.72%) BusinessObjects
8 1 (0.72%) SAP BW
8 1 (0.72%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 8 (5.76%) Team Foundation Server
1 8 (5.76%) MSBuild
2 4 (2.88%) Subversion
3 2 (1.44%) JIRA
3 2 (1.44%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.72%) Grunt
4 1 (0.72%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.72%) Hudson
General
1 29 (20.86%) Finance
2 25 (17.99%) Telecoms
3 3 (2.16%) Retail
4 2 (1.44%) Banking
4 2 (1.44%) Automotive
4 2 (1.44%) Law
5 1 (0.72%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.72%) Games
5 1 (0.72%) Financial Institution
5 1 (0.72%) Electronics
5 1 (0.72%) Marketing
5 1 (0.72%) German Language
Job Titles
1 28 (20.14%) Administrator
2 20 (14.39%) DBA
3 17 (12.23%) SQL DBA
4 13 (9.35%) SQL Server DBA
4 13 (9.35%) Analyst
5 10 (7.19%) Network Engineer
5 10 (7.19%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 9 (6.47%) Consultant
7 8 (5.76%) Server Administrator
8 7 (5.04%) Architect
9 5 (3.60%) Systems Administrator
9 5 (3.60%) Senior Manager
9 5 (3.60%) Data Manager
10 4 (2.88%) Release Engineer
10 4 (2.88%) Information Analyst
10 4 (2.88%) Coordinator
10 4 (2.88%) Developer
10 4 (2.88%) Senior Analyst
10 4 (2.88%) Security Analyst
10 4 (2.88%) 3rd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (5.76%) .NET
2 5 (3.60%) 802.1X
3 2 (1.44%) REST
3 2 (1.44%) Web Services
3 2 (1.44%) Middleware
4 1 (0.72%) LAMP
4 1 (0.72%) Ajax
4 1 (0.72%) Java EE
4 1 (0.72%) Oracle Fusion
4 1 (0.72%) WebCenter
4 1 (0.72%) Sass
4 1 (0.72%) AngularJS
4 1 (0.72%) CSS
4 1 (0.72%) SOAP
4 1 (0.72%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 19 (13.67%) Data Centre
2 10 (7.19%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (6.47%) Clustering
4 7 (5.04%) GIS
5 5 (3.60%) SecurID
6 4 (2.88%) NHS
6 4 (2.88%) Computer Science
7 3 (2.16%) HP Storage
7 3 (2.16%) Statistics
7 3 (2.16%) Device Driver
7 3 (2.16%) EMC VNXe
7 3 (2.16%) HP StoreVirtual
8 2 (1.44%) EMC VNX
8 2 (1.44%) Thin Client
8 2 (1.44%) Replication
8 2 (1.44%) Fat Client
9 1 (0.72%) Reference Data
9 1 (0.72%) Wiki
9 1 (0.72%) Social Gaming
9 1 (0.72%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 42 (30.22%) Windows
2 19 (13.67%) Linux
3 16 (11.51%) Windows Server 2008
3 16 (11.51%) Windows Server 2003
4 14 (10.07%) Windows Server 2012
5 8 (5.76%) UNIX
6 6 (4.32%) Solaris
7 2 (1.44%) AIX
8 1 (0.72%) HPUX
8 1 (0.72%) Debian
8 1 (0.72%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.72%) Android
8 1 (0.72%) Windows XP
8 1 (0.72%) VMS
8 1 (0.72%) CentOS
8 1 (0.72%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.72%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.72%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (20.86%) Performance Monitoring
2 24 (17.27%) Performance Tuning
2 24 (17.27%) ITIL
3 21 (15.11%) Migration
4 15 (10.79%) Project Management
5 14 (10.07%) Business Intelligence
6 13 (9.35%) Stakeholder Management
7 12 (8.63%) Continuous Integration
8 10 (7.19%) Change Control
8 10 (7.19%) Capacity Management
8 10 (7.19%) Network Design
8 10 (7.19%) Data Modelling
9 9 (6.47%) Validation
9 9 (6.47%) Root Cause Analysis
9 9 (6.47%) Data Analysis
10 8 (5.76%) Supplier Management
10 8 (5.76%) Change Management
10 8 (5.76%) Disaster Recovery
10 8 (5.76%) Continuous Delivery
11 7 (5.04%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 44 (31.65%) SQL
2 13 (9.35%) PowerShell
3 12 (8.63%) T-SQL
4 8 (5.76%) C#
5 6 (4.32%) MATLAB
6 5 (3.60%) Perl
7 4 (2.88%) Java
7 4 (2.88%) C
8 3 (2.16%) Bash Shell
9 2 (1.44%) PHP
9 2 (1.44%) VBScript
9 2 (1.44%) Python
10 1 (0.72%) Shell Script
10 1 (0.72%) Scala
10 1 (0.72%) Jython
10 1 (0.72%) Ruby
10 1 (0.72%) Groovy
10 1 (0.72%) ABAP
10 1 (0.72%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 17 (12.23%) Degree
2 14 (10.07%) Microsoft Certification
3 9 (6.47%) MCSE
4 8 (5.76%) Cisco Certification
4 8 (5.76%) Security Cleared
5 7 (5.04%) SC Cleared
6 6 (4.32%) CCNP
7 5 (3.60%) CCNA
8 4 (2.88%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 3 (2.16%) CCDP
10 2 (1.44%) MCTS
10 2 (1.44%) MCITP
10 2 (1.44%) DV Cleared
11 1 (0.72%) MCP
11 1 (0.72%) A+ Certification
11 1 (0.72%) CCDA
11 1 (0.72%) CCSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (7.91%) SLA
2 6 (4.32%) QA
3 1 (0.72%) 21 CFR Part 11
3 1 (0.72%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 21 (15.11%) Active Directory
2 16 (11.51%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (10.79%) vSphere
4 8 (5.76%) VMware ESX
5 7 (5.04%) XenApp
6 6 (4.32%) Hyper-V
6 6 (4.32%) XenDesktop
6 6 (4.32%) DFS Replication
7 2 (1.44%) KVM
7 2 (1.44%) XenServer
7 2 (1.44%) Terminal Services
7 2 (1.44%) ISA Server
8 1 (0.72%) Samba
8 1 (0.72%) Postfix
8 1 (0.72%) iptables
8 1 (0.72%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 8 (5.76%) SCCM
2 6 (4.32%) SCOM
3 5 (3.60%) SolarWinds Orion
4 4 (2.88%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 4 (2.88%) Puppet
5 3 (2.16%) OVSD
5 3 (2.16%) OpenView
5 3 (2.16%) Nagios
5 3 (2.16%) Foglight
6 2 (1.44%) NetBackup
6 2 (1.44%) Norton AntiVirus
6 2 (1.44%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 2 (1.44%) BMC PATROL
6 2 (1.44%) WSUS
6 2 (1.44%) HP SIM
7 1 (0.72%) Salt
7 1 (0.72%) ZABBIX
7 1 (0.72%) Oracle Identity Management
7 1 (0.72%) Opscode Chef
7 1 (0.72%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 29 (20.86%) VMware
2 26 (18.71%) Cisco
3 23 (16.55%) Microsoft
4 18 (12.95%) Citrix
5 17 (12.23%) Oracle
6 16 (11.51%) HP
7 13 (9.35%) Juniper
8 10 (7.19%) CheckPoint
9 9 (6.47%) F5
10 8 (5.76%) SolarWinds
10 8 (5.76%) Blue Coat
11 7 (5.04%) Capita
11 7 (5.04%) Mapinfo
12 5 (3.60%) IronPort
12 5 (3.60%) EMC
13 4 (2.88%) Websense
13 4 (2.88%) Red Hat
14 3 (2.16%) Sourcefire
14 3 (2.16%) Symantec
15 2 (1.44%) McAfee
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