The table below looks at the statistics for Capacity Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Capacity Management over the 3 months to 29 August 2016 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
29 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Capacity Management
Rank 138 141 132
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -9
Contract jobs citing Capacity Management 4 5 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.14% 0.15% 0.41%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.18% 0.20% 0.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 4
Median daily rate £100 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-76.47% +6.25%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £378 £380
% change year-on-year
-0.66% -0.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Median hourly rate £22.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.25 £93.75 £26.83
% change year-on-year
-72.00% +249.42%
Capacity Management
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 West region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2239 2549 2427
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 77.69% 77.67% 75.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 1512 1703 1605
Median daily rate £400 £400 £393
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +1.91%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £513 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 119 135 90
Median hourly rate £32.50 £39.25 £34.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.19% +13.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £25.35 £16.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.00 £55.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.53 £32.54 £25.75
% change year-on-year
-9.26% +26.36%

Capacity Management
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South West 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 West

Capacity Management
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Capacity Management across the South West region.

Capacity Management Daily Rate Trend in the South West

Capacity Management
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Capacity Management across the South West region.

Capacity Management Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

Capacity Management
Hourly Rate Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Capacity Management across the South West region over the 3 months to 29 August 2016.

Capacity Management Hourly Rate Histogram in the South West

Capacity Management
Contract Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 3 months to 29 August 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Somerset +15 2 £100 -55.55%
Dorset - 2 - - 1
Capacity Management
England

Capacity Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 29 August 2016, 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 West region with a requirement for Capacity Management.

1 9 (60.00%) ITIL
2 6 (40.00%) Firewall
3 5 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
3 5 (33.33%) Unix
4 4 (26.67%) Linux
4 4 (26.67%) Service Delivery
4 4 (26.67%) Firmware
4 4 (26.67%) VMware
4 4 (26.67%) Finance
4 4 (26.67%) Computer Science
4 4 (26.67%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (26.67%) Process Improvement
4 4 (26.67%) Vulnerability Management
4 4 (26.67%) Compliance Audit
5 3 (20.00%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (20.00%) Business Continuity Planning
5 3 (20.00%) Network Monitoring
5 3 (20.00%) Trend Analysis
5 3 (20.00%) High Availability
5 3 (20.00%) Business Continuity
5 3 (20.00%) Change Management
5 3 (20.00%) LAN
5 3 (20.00%) WAN
5 3 (20.00%) Red Hat
5 3 (20.00%) BCP
5 3 (20.00%) Configuration Management
6 2 (13.33%) Apple
6 2 (13.33%) ISEB
6 2 (13.33%) NetApp
6 2 (13.33%) Windows

Capacity Management
Top Related IT Skills in the South West 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 1 (6.67%) MQSeries
Applications
1 2 (13.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (6.67%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 6 (40.00%) Firewall
2 3 (20.00%) LAN
2 3 (20.00%) WAN
3 2 (13.33%) LDAP
3 2 (13.33%) Unified Communications
4 1 (6.67%) FTP
4 1 (6.67%) HTTP
4 1 (6.67%) HTTPS
4 1 (6.67%) IPsec
4 1 (6.67%) NAS
4 1 (6.67%) Network Security
4 1 (6.67%) TCP/IP
4 1 (6.67%) VPN
General
1 4 (26.67%) Finance
2 1 (6.67%) Manufacturing
2 1 (6.67%) Retail
2 1 (6.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (26.67%) Network Support
2 3 (20.00%) Network Support Technician
2 3 (20.00%) Network Technician
2 3 (20.00%) Support Technician
3 2 (13.33%) Technical Design Authority
4 1 (6.67%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
4 1 (6.67%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (6.67%) Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) Desktop Support
4 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) IT Support
4 1 (6.67%) Junior
4 1 (6.67%) Junior IT Support
4 1 (6.67%) Linux Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) Linux Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Linux Scripter
4 1 (6.67%) Storage Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Unix Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.67%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 4 (26.67%) Computer Science
2 3 (20.00%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (6.67%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 5 (33.33%) Unix
2 4 (26.67%) Linux
3 2 (13.33%) Windows
4 1 (6.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (6.67%) Windows 10
4 1 (6.67%) Windows Server
4 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (60.00%) ITIL
2 5 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
3 4 (26.67%) Compliance Audit
3 4 (26.67%) Process Improvement
3 4 (26.67%) Service Delivery
3 4 (26.67%) Vulnerability Management
4 3 (20.00%) BCP
4 3 (20.00%) Business Continuity
4 3 (20.00%) Business Continuity Planning
4 3 (20.00%) Change Management
4 3 (20.00%) Configuration Management
4 3 (20.00%) High Availability
4 3 (20.00%) Network Monitoring
4 3 (20.00%) Trend Analysis
5 2 (13.33%) Asset Management
5 2 (13.33%) Content Management
5 2 (13.33%) SOA
5 2 (13.33%) TOGAF
5 2 (13.33%) UML
5 2 (13.33%) Zachman Framework
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.67%) Bash Shell
1 1 (6.67%) Java
1 1 (6.67%) Perl
1 1 (6.67%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (13.33%) DV Cleared
1 2 (13.33%) ISEB
1 2 (13.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (6.67%) Degree
2 1 (6.67%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (13.33%) COBIT
1 2 (13.33%) SLA
2 1 (6.67%) ISO 9001
2 1 (6.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 4 (26.67%) Firmware
1 4 (26.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (13.33%) Active Directory
2 2 (13.33%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (6.67%) Hyper-V
3 1 (6.67%) Samba
3 1 (6.67%) Virtual Desktop
3 1 (6.67%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 2 (13.33%) Puppet
2 1 (6.67%) Nagios
Vendors
1 4 (26.67%) VMware
2 3 (20.00%) Red Hat
3 2 (13.33%) Apple
3 2 (13.33%) F5
3 2 (13.33%) Microsoft
3 2 (13.33%) NetApp
4 1 (6.67%) EMC
4 1 (6.67%) IBM