The first table below looks at the demand for Capacity Planning skills in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Capacity Planning over the 3 months to 9 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the South West region.

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
9 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Capacity Planning
Rank 109 106 122
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +16
Contract jobs citing Capacity Planning 26 2 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.91% 0.096% 0.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.23% 0.14% 0.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 0 1
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£393 - £275
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £375
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £21.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.00 £15.25 -
% change year-on-year
+44.26% -
Processes & Methodologies Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2110 1472 2080
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 73.47% 70.46% 69.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 1407 939 1272
Average daily rate £375 £375 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -1.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £279 £263 £273
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £497 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 102 61 114
Average hourly rate £33.84 £21.38 £30.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+58.31% -29.91%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £12.22 £12.42
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £42.50 £42.45
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.98 £31.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-12.98% +3.33%
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Capacity Planning
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

Capacity Planning Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Capacity Planning
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 Planning across the South West region.

Capacity Planning Daily Rate Trend in the South West

Capacity Planning
Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Capacity Planning across the South West region over the 3 months to 9 July 2014.

Capacity Planning Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

Capacity Planning
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 Planning across the South West region.

Capacity Planning Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

Capacity Planning
Contract Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 3 months to 9 July 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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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
Bristol - 9 £425 -
Somerset - 8 £344 - 2
Gloucestershire - 4 - - 1
Wiltshire -5 1 £411 - 4
Devon - - - -
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Capacity Planning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 9 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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 38 (62.30%) Windows
2 37 (60.66%) VMware
2 37 (60.66%) VMware Infrastructure
3 28 (45.90%) Statistics
3 28 (45.90%) ITIL
4 26 (42.62%) Management Information System
5 25 (40.98%) SLA
6 24 (39.34%) Microsoft
6 24 (39.34%) Security Cleared
7 22 (36.07%) SC Cleared
8 21 (34.43%) SQL
9 20 (32.79%) Front Office
9 20 (32.79%) Back Office
9 20 (32.79%) Disaster Recovery
9 20 (32.79%) User Acceptance Testing
10 19 (31.15%) Risk Analysis
10 19 (31.15%) Windows 7
10 19 (31.15%) WAN
11 18 (29.51%) MCP
11 18 (29.51%) Windows Server 2003
12 17 (27.87%) Service Delivery
13 16 (26.23%) LAN
14 15 (24.59%) Microsoft Certification
14 15 (24.59%) Firewall
14 15 (24.59%) Service Management
15 14 (22.95%) ITSM
15 14 (22.95%) Red Hat
15 14 (22.95%) OSPF
15 14 (22.95%) BGP
15 14 (22.95%) Linux

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

For the 6 months to 9 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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 13 (21.31%) nginx
1 13 (21.31%) Apache
2 11 (18.03%) Confluence
2 11 (18.03%) MediaWiki
3 7 (11.48%) MS Exchange
4 6 (9.84%) Lync
5 3 (4.92%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (3.28%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (3.28%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (1.64%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (1.64%) PowerExchange
Applications
1 2 (3.28%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.64%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.28%) IaaS
1 2 (3.28%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (31.15%) WAN
2 16 (26.23%) LAN
3 15 (24.59%) Firewall
4 14 (22.95%) OSPF
4 14 (22.95%) BGP
5 13 (21.31%) Network Security
6 12 (19.67%) VPN
6 12 (19.67%) SAN
7 11 (18.03%) EIGRP
7 11 (18.03%) IPv6
7 11 (18.03%) LDAP
7 11 (18.03%) IPsec
8 4 (6.56%) NAS
9 3 (4.92%) VLAN
9 3 (4.92%) Ethernet
9 3 (4.92%) Internet
10 2 (3.28%) iSCSI
10 2 (3.28%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (21.31%) Relational Database
2 11 (18.03%) MySQL
2 11 (18.03%) PostgreSQL
3 10 (16.39%) SQL Server
4 7 (11.48%) Oracle Reports
5 6 (9.84%) SQL Server 2008
5 6 (9.84%) Oracle Database 11g
5 6 (9.84%) Oracle Database
5 6 (9.84%) SQL Server 2012
5 6 (9.84%) Oracle Database 10g
5 6 (9.84%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (1.64%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.64%) PowerCenter
Development Applications
1 13 (21.31%) Hudson
1 13 (21.31%) Jenkins
2 12 (19.67%) Git (software)
3 11 (18.03%) JIRA
3 11 (18.03%) Subversion
General
1 20 (32.79%) Front Office
1 20 (32.79%) Back Office
2 2 (3.28%) Banking
2 2 (3.28%) Finance
2 2 (3.28%) Manufacturing
2 2 (3.28%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (19.67%) Network Support
2 11 (18.03%) Network Engineer
2 11 (18.03%) Support Engineer
3 9 (14.75%) Administrator
4 8 (13.11%) Network Support Engineer
5 7 (11.48%) SQL DBA
5 7 (11.48%) DBA
5 7 (11.48%) Lead Network Engineer
6 6 (9.84%) Systems Administrator
6 6 (9.84%) Linux Administrator
6 6 (9.84%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 5 (8.20%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 5 (8.20%) Architect
8 4 (6.56%) DevOps Engineer
8 4 (6.56%) Windows Support Engineer
8 4 (6.56%) Analyst
8 4 (6.56%) Services Delivery Manager
8 4 (6.56%) Service Manager
8 4 (6.56%) Oracle DBA
8 4 (6.56%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (21.31%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 28 (45.90%) Statistics
2 26 (42.62%) Management Information System
3 14 (22.95%) Wiki
4 3 (4.92%) Firmware
5 2 (3.28%) Clustering
6 1 (1.64%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.64%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 38 (62.30%) Windows
2 19 (31.15%) Windows 7
3 18 (29.51%) Windows Server 2003
4 14 (22.95%) Linux
5 13 (21.31%) Debian
6 12 (19.67%) Ubuntu
7 7 (11.48%) Windows Server 2008
8 5 (8.20%) CentOS
9 4 (6.56%) UNIX
10 3 (4.92%) Windows Server 2012
11 1 (1.64%) AIX
11 1 (1.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (45.90%) ITIL
2 20 (32.79%) Disaster Recovery
2 20 (32.79%) User Acceptance Testing
3 19 (31.15%) Risk Analysis
4 17 (27.87%) Service Delivery
5 15 (24.59%) Service Management
6 14 (22.95%) ITSM
7 13 (21.31%) Continuous Integration
7 13 (21.31%) DevOps
8 11 (18.03%) Data Modelling
8 11 (18.03%) Change Management
9 10 (16.39%) Workflow
10 6 (9.84%) Data Protection
10 6 (9.84%) Performance Tuning
10 6 (9.84%) Project Management
11 5 (8.20%) Incident Management
11 5 (8.20%) Load Balancing
11 5 (8.20%) Problem Management
12 4 (6.56%) Change Control
12 4 (6.56%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 21 (34.43%) SQL
2 13 (21.31%) Bash Shell
2 13 (21.31%) Ruby
3 11 (18.03%) Java
3 11 (18.03%) Perl
3 11 (18.03%) PHP
4 6 (9.84%) T-SQL
5 1 (1.64%) Shell Script
5 1 (1.64%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 24 (39.34%) Security Cleared
2 22 (36.07%) SC Cleared
3 18 (29.51%) MCP
4 15 (24.59%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (8.20%) Cisco Certification
5 5 (8.20%) CCNA
6 3 (4.92%) CCNP
7 2 (3.28%) JNCIA
7 2 (3.28%) JNCIP
8 1 (1.64%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (1.64%) Degree
8 1 (1.64%) MCITP
8 1 (1.64%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (40.98%) SLA
2 1 (1.64%) QA
2 1 (1.64%) Data Quality
System Software
1 37 (60.66%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (21.31%) Samba
3 12 (19.67%) Postfix
4 11 (18.03%) XenServer
5 10 (16.39%) Active Directory
6 6 (9.84%) Oracle RMAN
7 3 (4.92%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 3 (4.92%) Hyper-V
8 2 (3.28%) VMware Server
8 2 (3.28%) NFS
9 1 (1.64%) VMware ESX
9 1 (1.64%) Xen
Systems Management
1 13 (21.31%) ZABBIX
1 13 (21.31%) Puppet
2 6 (9.84%) Data Guard
3 3 (4.92%) SCOrch
3 3 (4.92%) SCSM
3 3 (4.92%) WSUS
3 3 (4.92%) SCOM
4 1 (1.64%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (1.64%) ServiceCenter
4 1 (1.64%) Salt
Vendors
1 37 (60.66%) VMware
2 24 (39.34%) Microsoft
3 14 (22.95%) Red Hat
4 12 (19.67%) Citrix
5 11 (18.03%) Oracle
6 6 (9.84%) Cisco
7 5 (8.20%) HP
8 4 (6.56%) Juniper
9 3 (4.92%) 3PAR
10 2 (3.28%) Isilon
10 2 (3.28%) NetApp
10 2 (3.28%) EMC
11 1 (1.64%) Informatica
11 1 (1.64%) Polycom
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