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 23 February 2017 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
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Capacity Management
England / South West
Rank 123 123 137
Rank change year-on-year
0 +14
Contract jobs citing Capacity Management 12 23 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.44% 0.77% 0.25%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.54% 0.94% 0.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 21 6
Median daily rate £575 £300 £394
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+91.66% -23.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £361 £255 £319
10% offered a daily rate of more than £680 £375 £416
UK excluding London median daily rate £385 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 0
Median hourly rate £40.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £63.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-36.50% +57.50%

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
2228 2451 2498
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 82.55% 81.84% 78.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 1474 1670 1633
Median daily rate £400 £380 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £280 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 132 124 91
Median hourly rate £38.00 £42.50 £36.40
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.58% +16.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.10 £16.25 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £57.00 £47.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +45.45%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Capacity Management across the South West region over the 3 months to 23 February 2017.

Capacity Management Daily Rate Histogram 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
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 23 February 2017. 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 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 - 4 - -
Bristol +2 3 £680 +86.30%
Wiltshire -8 3 £361 +41.66%
Capacity Management
England

Capacity Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 23 February 2017, 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 7 (41.18%) Change Management
1 7 (41.18%) Security Cleared
2 6 (35.29%) Oracle
2 6 (35.29%) Windows
2 6 (35.29%) Active Directory
3 5 (29.41%) DNS
3 5 (29.41%) Security Management
3 5 (29.41%) Project Management
3 5 (29.41%) Microsoft App-V
3 5 (29.41%) Finance
3 5 (29.41%) Knowledge Management
3 5 (29.41%) Skype for Business
3 5 (29.41%) Exchange Server 2013
3 5 (29.41%) Windows 10
4 4 (23.53%) Skype
4 4 (23.53%) Oracle Database 12c
4 4 (23.53%) Oracle Database
4 4 (23.53%) Performance Tuning
4 4 (23.53%) Windows Server
4 4 (23.53%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
4 4 (23.53%) WebSphere
4 4 (23.53%) Oracle Database 11g
4 4 (23.53%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (23.53%) Trend Analysis
4 4 (23.53%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (23.53%) IBM
4 4 (23.53%) Unix
4 4 (23.53%) WebSphere MQ
4 4 (23.53%) Shell Script
4 4 (23.53%) SQL Server

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 5 (29.41%) Exchange Server 2013
1 5 (29.41%) Skype for Business
2 4 (23.53%) WebSphere
3 2 (11.76%) IIS
3 2 (11.76%) MS Exchange
3 2 (11.76%) SharePoint
3 2 (11.76%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (5.88%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 2 (11.76%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (11.76%) Dynamics NAV
1 2 (11.76%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 5 (29.41%) DNS
2 4 (23.53%) Skype
3 2 (11.76%) DHCP
3 2 (11.76%) Remote Desktop
4 1 (5.88%) NetScaler
4 1 (5.88%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (23.53%) Oracle Database
1 4 (23.53%) Oracle Database 11g
1 4 (23.53%) Oracle Database 12c
1 4 (23.53%) Oracle Reports
1 4 (23.53%) SQL Server
2 3 (17.65%) Oracle OWB
3 2 (11.76%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (11.76%) Power BI
3 2 (11.76%) PowerPivot
3 2 (11.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (11.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (11.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (11.76%) Oracle Forms
General
1 5 (29.41%) Finance
2 2 (11.76%) Electronics
2 2 (11.76%) Manufacturing
2 2 (11.76%) Marketing
2 2 (11.76%) Retail
2 2 (11.76%) Telecoms
3 1 (5.88%) Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (23.53%) Architect
2 3 (17.65%) Applications Engineer
2 3 (17.65%) Applications Support
2 3 (17.65%) Applications Support Engineer
2 3 (17.65%) Support Engineer
2 3 (17.65%) Technical Architect
3 2 (11.76%) Analyst
3 2 (11.76%) Analyst Developer
3 2 (11.76%) Business Intelligence Analyst
3 2 (11.76%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 2 (11.76%) Developer
4 1 (5.88%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Active Directory Architect
4 1 (5.88%) DBA
4 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Performance Test Leader
4 1 (5.88%) Project Manager
4 1 (5.88%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (5.88%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (23.53%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 3 (17.65%) Client/Server
2 2 (11.76%) Management Information System
3 1 (5.88%) Clustering
3 1 (5.88%) CMDB
3 1 (5.88%) Fat Client
3 1 (5.88%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 6 (35.29%) Windows
2 5 (29.41%) Windows 10
3 4 (23.53%) Unix
3 4 (23.53%) Windows Server
3 4 (23.53%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (17.65%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (11.76%) Linux
5 2 (11.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (41.18%) Change Management
2 5 (29.41%) Knowledge Management
2 5 (29.41%) Project Management
2 5 (29.41%) Security Management
3 4 (23.53%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (23.53%) Performance Tuning
3 4 (23.53%) Trend Analysis
4 3 (17.65%) Information Security
4 3 (17.65%) Information Security Management
4 3 (17.65%) Mentoring
5 2 (11.76%) Capacity Planning
5 2 (11.76%) Change Control
5 2 (11.76%) Demand Management
5 2 (11.76%) Digital Marketing
5 2 (11.76%) Dimensional Modelling
5 2 (11.76%) Incident Management
5 2 (11.76%) Performance Analysis
5 2 (11.76%) Problem Management
5 2 (11.76%) Programme Management
5 2 (11.76%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 4 (23.53%) Shell Script
1 4 (23.53%) SQL
2 2 (11.76%) Java
3 1 (5.88%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 7 (41.18%) Security Cleared
2 3 (17.65%) SC Cleared
3 2 (11.76%) DV Cleared
3 2 (11.76%) MCDBA
3 2 (11.76%) MCITP
3 2 (11.76%) MCPD
3 2 (11.76%) MCSA
3 2 (11.76%) MCSD
3 2 (11.76%) MCSE
3 2 (11.76%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (5.88%) ISEB
4 1 (5.88%) ISTQB
4 1 (5.88%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (5.88%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.76%) JSP 440
System Software
1 6 (35.29%) Active Directory
2 5 (29.41%) Microsoft App-V
3 2 (11.76%) DFS Replication
3 2 (11.76%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (5.88%) Virtual Desktop
4 1 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (5.88%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 4 (23.53%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
2 1 (5.88%) DatAdvantage
2 1 (5.88%) Failover Clustering
2 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Clustering
2 1 (5.88%) SCOM
2 1 (5.88%) WSUS
Vendors
1 6 (35.29%) Oracle
2 4 (23.53%) IBM
3 3 (17.65%) IFS
3 3 (17.65%) Microsoft
4 2 (11.76%) Cisco
4 2 (11.76%) Red Hat
4 2 (11.76%) SAP
5 1 (5.88%) Citrix
5 1 (5.88%) Varonis
5 1 (5.88%) VMware
5 1 (5.88%) Wyse