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 6 December 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
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Capacity Management
Rank 128 135 142
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +7
Contract jobs citing Capacity Management 9 10 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.32% 0.32% 0.25%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.41% 0.39% 0.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 5 5
Median daily rate £325 £318 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.36% -36.50%
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £360 £388
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -7.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 0
Median hourly rate £40.00 £43.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.04% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £43.50 £37.25
% change year-on-year
-8.04% +16.77%
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
2218 2539 2498
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 78.99% 80.50% 76.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 1505 1771 1691
Median daily rate £400 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £288 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 148 108 123
Median hourly rate £38.00 £41.00 £33.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.31% +24.24%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.39 £20.63 £16.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £44.80 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £34.95 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.30% +39.80%

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
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 6 December 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 +26 3 - -
Bristol +2 3 £325 -
Gloucestershire +2 2 - -
Wiltshire -12 1 - -
Capacity Management
England

Capacity Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 6 December 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 5 (38.46%) Oracle
1 5 (38.46%) Trend Analysis
2 4 (30.77%) SQL Server
3 3 (23.08%) SQL
3 3 (23.08%) ITIL
3 3 (23.08%) Oracle Reports
3 3 (23.08%) Unix
3 3 (23.08%) IBM
3 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
3 3 (23.08%) WebSphere MQ
3 3 (23.08%) Shell Script
3 3 (23.08%) Finance
3 3 (23.08%) WebSphere
3 3 (23.08%) Oracle Database 11g
3 3 (23.08%) Security Cleared
3 3 (23.08%) Oracle Database 12c
3 3 (23.08%) Oracle Database
3 3 (23.08%) Performance Tuning
3 3 (23.08%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
4 2 (15.38%) MCPD
4 2 (15.38%) Power BI
4 2 (15.38%) IFS
4 2 (15.38%) Performance Analysis
4 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (15.38%) Mentoring
4 2 (15.38%) Dimensional Modelling
4 2 (15.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (15.38%) High Availability
4 2 (15.38%) PowerPivot
4 2 (15.38%) Root Cause Analysis

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 3 (23.08%) WebSphere
2 2 (15.38%) IIS
3 1 (7.69%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (7.69%) MS Exchange
3 1 (7.69%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (15.38%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Dynamics NAV
Communications & Networking
1 2 (15.38%) Firewall
1 2 (15.38%) LAN
1 2 (15.38%) WAN
2 1 (7.69%) NetScaler
2 1 (7.69%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (30.77%) SQL Server
2 3 (23.08%) Oracle Database
2 3 (23.08%) Oracle Database 11g
2 3 (23.08%) Oracle Database 12c
2 3 (23.08%) Oracle Reports
3 2 (15.38%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (15.38%) Oracle OWB
3 2 (15.38%) Power BI
3 2 (15.38%) PowerPivot
3 2 (15.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (15.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (15.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Oracle Forms
General
1 3 (23.08%) Finance
2 2 (15.38%) Retail
3 1 (7.69%) Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (23.08%) Applications Engineer
1 3 (23.08%) Applications Support
1 3 (23.08%) Applications Support Engineer
1 3 (23.08%) Network Support
1 3 (23.08%) Support Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) Analyst
2 2 (15.38%) Analyst Developer
2 2 (15.38%) Business Intelligence Analyst
2 2 (15.38%) Business Intelligence Developer
2 2 (15.38%) Developer
2 2 (15.38%) Network Support Technician
2 2 (15.38%) Network Technician
2 2 (15.38%) Support Technician
3 1 (7.69%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (7.69%) DBA
3 1 (7.69%) Desktop Support
3 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Junior
3 1 (7.69%) Oracle DBA
3 1 (7.69%) Server Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (23.08%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) Clustering
1 1 (7.69%) Fat Client
1 1 (7.69%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 3 (23.08%) Unix
2 2 (15.38%) Windows
2 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (7.69%) Windows Server
3 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (38.46%) Trend Analysis
2 3 (23.08%) ITIL
2 3 (23.08%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (15.38%) Asset Management
3 2 (15.38%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (15.38%) Dimensional Modelling
3 2 (15.38%) ETL
3 2 (15.38%) High Availability
3 2 (15.38%) Incident Management
3 2 (15.38%) Mentoring
3 2 (15.38%) Performance Analysis
3 2 (15.38%) Problem Management
3 2 (15.38%) Project Management
3 2 (15.38%) Root Cause Analysis
3 2 (15.38%) Security Management
4 1 (7.69%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (7.69%) Garbage Collection
4 1 (7.69%) Performance Management
4 1 (7.69%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (23.08%) Shell Script
1 3 (23.08%) SQL
2 2 (15.38%) Java
3 1 (7.69%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (23.08%) Security Cleared
2 2 (15.38%) MCDBA
2 2 (15.38%) MCITP
2 2 (15.38%) MCPD
2 2 (15.38%) MCSA
2 2 (15.38%) MCSD
2 2 (15.38%) MCSE
2 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (7.69%) DV Cleared
3 1 (7.69%) ISEB
3 1 (7.69%) ISTQB
3 1 (7.69%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (7.69%) MCP
3 1 (7.69%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 1 (7.69%) Active Directory
1 1 (7.69%) Virtual Desktop
1 1 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (7.69%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 3 (23.08%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
2 1 (7.69%) DatAdvantage
2 1 (7.69%) Failover Clustering
2 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Clustering
2 1 (7.69%) SCOM
Vendors
1 5 (38.46%) Oracle
2 3 (23.08%) IBM
2 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
3 2 (15.38%) IFS
4 1 (7.69%) Citrix
4 1 (7.69%) Varonis
4 1 (7.69%) VMware
4 1 (7.69%) Wyse