The first table below looks at the demand for Capacity Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Tyne and Wear region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Capacity Management over the 3 months to 18 April 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 Tyne and Wear 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Capacity Management
Rank 58 29 34
Rank change year-on-year
-29 +5
Contract jobs citing Capacity Management 2 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 0.37% 1.44% 0.72%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.48% 2.10% 1.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 1
Average daily rate £239 - £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £275 £400
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -31.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.07 £35.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-6.84% +102.85%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Tyne and Wear
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
416 143 191
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 77.47% 68.75% 68.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 276 50 93
Average daily rate £300 £325 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.69% -4.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £201 £258 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £450 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 12 11
Average hourly rate £19.75 £18.90 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.49% +35.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.03 £13.11 £10.27
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £18.90 £41.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +16.36%
Capacity Management
North East

Capacity Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Capacity Management across the Tyne and Wear region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Capacity Management Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

Capacity Management
Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Capacity Management Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

Capacity Management
Hourly Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Capacity Management Hourly Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

Capacity Management
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Tyne and Wear region citing Capacity Management 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 Management.

1 4 (100.00%) ITIL
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (100.00%) EMC
1 4 (100.00%) SAN
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 4 (100.00%) VMware
1 4 (100.00%) Performance Management
1 4 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 4 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (100.00%) NAS
2 3 (75.00%) VMware ESX
2 3 (75.00%) DV Cleared
2 3 (75.00%) Fibre Channel
2 3 (75.00%) Clustering
2 3 (75.00%) Veritas Storage Foundation
2 3 (75.00%) Veritas
2 3 (75.00%) Solaris
3 2 (50.00%) UNIX
3 2 (50.00%) Celerra
3 2 (50.00%) Service Management
3 2 (50.00%) CLARiiON
3 2 (50.00%) Symmetrix DMX
4 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared

Capacity Management
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Tyne and Wear region citing Capacity Management 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 Management. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) SAN
1 4 (100.00%) NAS
2 3 (75.00%) Fibre Channel
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) SAN Engineer
2 2 (50.00%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (25.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Clustering
2 2 (50.00%) Celerra
2 2 (50.00%) CLARiiON
2 2 (50.00%) Symmetrix DMX
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (75.00%) Solaris
3 2 (50.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) ITIL
1 4 (100.00%) Performance Management
2 2 (50.00%) Service Management
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (75.00%) DV Cleared
3 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (75.00%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 3 (75.00%) Veritas Storage Foundation
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
1 4 (100.00%) EMC
1 4 (100.00%) VMware
2 3 (75.00%) Veritas