The table below looks at the statistics for Capacity Management skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Capacity Management over the 3 months to 27 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
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Capacity Management
UK
Rank 469 416 457
Rank change year-on-year
-53 +41
Contract jobs citing Capacity Management 132 223 167
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.29% 0.44% 0.32%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.35% 0.53% 0.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 71 134 102
Median daily rate £430 £350 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.85% -16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £501 £565
UK excluding London median daily rate £366 £350 £379
% change year-on-year
+4.50% -7.59%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 3 6
Median hourly rate £40.00 £63.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-36.50% +57.50%
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 across the UK.

Processes & Methodologies Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
37677 42341 41624
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 82.81% 82.72% 79.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 25060 27689 26256
Median daily rate £450 £425 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +1.19%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £298 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £399
% change year-on-year
+1.87% +0.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 944 1155 1112
Median hourly rate £35.00 £39.00 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.25% +41.81%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £55.00 £49.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +37.93%

Capacity Management
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs 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 UK

Capacity Management
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Capacity Management within the UK.

Capacity Management Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Capacity Management
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Capacity Management within the UK over the 3 months to 27 February 2017.

Capacity Management Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Capacity Management
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Capacity Management within the UK.

Capacity Management Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Capacity Management
Top 30 Contract Locations

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 UK over the 3 months to 27 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
England -70 127 £430 +22.50% 17
London -5 56 £500 +14.94% 6
South East -33 23 £376 +7.05% 5
East of England +2 19 £300 -36.84% 1
South West -13 11 £575 +91.66%
City of London +8 10 £498 -13.47% 2
Hertfordshire -5 10 - -
Watford - 10 - -
West Midlands +14 8 £350 -17.64%
Berkshire -5 8 £250 -28.57% 2
Bedfordshire +6 7 £300 -40.00%
Reading +7 6 £250 -56.52% 1
North West +6 5 £425 +13.33% 3
Buckinghamshire -5 5 £378 -11.52%
Yorkshire +19 4 £260 -9.56% 1
Luton +11 4 £625 +25.00%
Milton Keynes +1 4 £400 -6.43%
Hampshire -15 4 £420 +23.52%
Leeds - 4 £260 -
Staffordshire - 4 £250 -
Somerset - 4 - -
West Yorkshire - 4 £260 -
Cheshire +26 3 £475 +26.66%
Fleet +12 3 £420 +23.52%
Surrey +11 3 - - 1
Bristol 0 3 £680 +86.30%
Yeovil - 3 - -
Edinburgh +21 2 - -
Scotland +18 2 - -
Wiltshire -8 2 £361 +41.66%

Capacity Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 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 with a requirement for Capacity Management.

1 74 (27.31%) ITIL
2 60 (22.14%) Finance
3 57 (21.03%) Windows
4 50 (18.45%) Configuration Management
5 49 (18.08%) Problem Management
6 48 (17.71%) Linux
7 47 (17.34%) Change Management
8 46 (16.97%) Data Centre
9 45 (16.61%) DNS
10 40 (14.76%) VMware
11 38 (14.02%) Cisco
12 37 (13.65%) Microsoft
13 36 (13.28%) Firewall
14 35 (12.92%) VMware Infrastructure
14 35 (12.92%) Agile Software Development
15 34 (12.55%) Red Hat
16 33 (12.18%) Disaster Recovery
16 33 (12.18%) Validation
17 32 (11.81%) SQL
17 32 (11.81%) Incident Management
18 31 (11.44%) Project Management
19 30 (11.07%) Back Office
19 30 (11.07%) DHCP
19 30 (11.07%) Fault Management
19 30 (11.07%) Functional Testing
19 30 (11.07%) Performance Tuning
20 29 (10.70%) Oracle
20 29 (10.70%) Front Office
20 29 (10.70%) Migration
21 28 (10.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux

Capacity Management
Top Related IT Skills 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 13 (4.80%) Skype for Business
2 12 (4.43%) MS Exchange
3 11 (4.06%) SharePoint
4 9 (3.32%) IIS
5 7 (2.58%) Exchange Server 2010
5 7 (2.58%) Exchange Server 2013
6 6 (2.21%) JBoss
7 5 (1.85%) SharePoint 2013
7 5 (1.85%) WebLogic
7 5 (1.85%) WebSphere
8 4 (1.48%) Exchange Server 2003
8 4 (1.48%) SAS
9 3 (1.11%) Apache
9 3 (1.11%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 3 (1.11%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 3 (1.11%) Tomcat
10 2 (0.74%) MQSeries
11 1 (0.37%) Apache Pig
11 1 (0.37%) OpenStack
11 1 (0.37%) TIBCO ActiveMatrix
Applications
1 14 (5.17%) MS Excel
1 14 (5.17%) MS Office
2 4 (1.48%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (1.11%) MS Project
4 1 (0.37%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (1.11%) BusinessWorks
1 3 (1.11%) Oracle EBS R12
1 3 (1.11%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (0.74%) Dynamics NAV
2 2 (0.74%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (0.37%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.37%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.37%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 18 (6.64%) IaaS
2 15 (5.54%) Amazon AWS
3 9 (3.32%) Office 365
4 8 (2.95%) SaaS
5 6 (2.21%) PaaS
6 5 (1.85%) Microsoft Azure
7 2 (0.74%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (0.37%) AWS CloudFormation
8 1 (0.37%) Azure Active Directory
8 1 (0.37%) Google Cloud Platform
8 1 (0.37%) OpenShift
8 1 (0.37%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 45 (16.61%) DNS
2 36 (13.28%) Firewall
3 30 (11.07%) DHCP
4 24 (8.86%) SAN
5 23 (8.49%) LAN
5 23 (8.49%) MPLS
5 23 (8.49%) WAN
6 22 (8.12%) TCP/IP
7 14 (5.17%) Intrusion Detection
8 13 (4.80%) Cisco Nexus
8 13 (4.80%) Internet
8 13 (4.80%) SNMP
9 12 (4.43%) NAS
9 12 (4.43%) VoIP
10 11 (4.06%) Cisco ASA
10 11 (4.06%) Network Security
11 10 (3.69%) Ethernet
11 10 (3.69%) IPsec
12 8 (2.95%) FTP
12 8 (2.95%) GPRS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (5.17%) SQL Server
2 13 (4.80%) Data Warehouse
3 12 (4.43%) Relational Database
4 11 (4.06%) Oracle Database
5 9 (3.32%) Hadoop
6 7 (2.58%) Oracle Database 11g
7 6 (2.21%) Data Lake
7 6 (2.21%) Oracle Database 12c
8 5 (1.85%) Oracle Reports
8 5 (1.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 4 (1.48%) RDBMS
9 4 (1.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 3 (1.11%) BusinessObjects
10 3 (1.11%) Oracle Database 10g
10 3 (1.11%) Oracle ODI
10 3 (1.11%) Oracle OWB
11 2 (0.74%) Big Data
11 2 (0.74%) PowerPivot
11 2 (0.74%) SQL Server 2012
11 2 (0.74%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 2 (0.74%) ERwin
1 2 (0.74%) Maven
1 2 (0.74%) Oracle Forms
1 2 (0.74%) Talend Open Studio
2 1 (0.37%) Ant
2 1 (0.37%) Axure RP
2 1 (0.37%) Gradle
2 1 (0.37%) Hudson
2 1 (0.37%) Jenkins
2 1 (0.37%) JIRA
2 1 (0.37%) SonarQube
2 1 (0.37%) Sonatype Nexus
2 1 (0.37%) Subversion
2 1 (0.37%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (0.37%) TeamCity
2 1 (0.37%) Toad
General
1 60 (22.14%) Finance
2 30 (11.07%) Back Office
3 29 (10.70%) Front Office
4 23 (8.49%) Telecoms
5 19 (7.01%) Banking
6 7 (2.58%) Marketing
7 5 (1.85%) Billing
8 4 (1.48%) Investment Banking
8 4 (1.48%) Local Government
8 4 (1.48%) Retail
9 3 (1.11%) Electronics
9 3 (1.11%) Financial Institution
9 3 (1.11%) Legal
10 2 (0.74%) Manufacturing
11 1 (0.37%) Dutch Language
11 1 (0.37%) French Language
11 1 (0.37%) Games
11 1 (0.37%) Music Industry
11 1 (0.37%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 32 (11.81%) Architect
2 25 (9.23%) Analyst
3 21 (7.75%) Network Engineer
4 19 (7.01%) DBA
5 17 (6.27%) Administrator
6 16 (5.90%) Support Engineer
7 12 (4.43%) Solutions Architect
8 11 (4.06%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 10 (3.69%) Infrastructure Architect
10 9 (3.32%) Back Office Engineer
10 9 (3.32%) Cisco Engineer
10 9 (3.32%) Consultant
10 9 (3.32%) Project Manager
11 8 (2.95%) Applications Support
11 8 (2.95%) Cisco Network Engineer
11 8 (2.95%) SQL DBA
11 8 (2.95%) VMware Specialist
12 7 (2.58%) Solaris Administrator
13 6 (2.21%) Security Engineer
13 6 (2.21%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (2.58%) 802.1X
2 5 (1.85%) WebSphere MQ
3 4 (1.48%) TIBCO EMS
3 4 (1.48%) Web Services
4 3 (1.11%) Middleware
4 3 (1.11%) Rendezvous
5 2 (0.74%) .NET
5 2 (0.74%) FIX Protocol
5 2 (0.74%) XBRL
6 1 (0.37%) CGI
6 1 (0.37%) EDI
6 1 (0.37%) JSON
6 1 (0.37%) Oracle GoldenGate
6 1 (0.37%) SOAP
6 1 (0.37%) SPML
6 1 (0.37%) Ultra Messaging
6 1 (0.37%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 46 (16.97%) Data Centre
2 23 (8.49%) Management Information System
3 16 (5.90%) Replication
4 13 (4.80%) Analytical Skills
5 11 (4.06%) Driving Licence
6 9 (3.32%) Clustering
6 9 (3.32%) Enterprise Storage
7 7 (2.58%) Enterprise Software
8 5 (1.85%) Client/Server
8 5 (1.85%) Market Risk
9 4 (1.48%) Credit Risk
9 4 (1.48%) Mainframe
9 4 (1.48%) SCADA
10 3 (1.11%) CMDB
10 3 (1.11%) Fat Client
10 3 (1.11%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 3 (1.11%) PKI
10 3 (1.11%) Thin Client
10 3 (1.11%) Wiki
11 2 (0.74%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 57 (21.03%) Windows
2 48 (17.71%) Linux
3 28 (10.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 23 (8.49%) Unix
5 22 (8.12%) Windows Server
6 21 (7.75%) Windows Server 2008
7 14 (5.17%) Windows Server 2003
7 14 (5.17%) Windows Server 2012
8 12 (4.43%) CentOS
9 8 (2.95%) Solaris
10 7 (2.58%) Windows 10
11 6 (2.21%) HPUX
12 2 (0.74%) Data ONTAP
13 1 (0.37%) CatOS
13 1 (0.37%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 74 (27.31%) ITIL
2 50 (18.45%) Configuration Management
3 49 (18.08%) Problem Management
4 47 (17.34%) Change Management
5 35 (12.92%) Agile Software Development
6 33 (12.18%) Disaster Recovery
6 33 (12.18%) Validation
7 32 (11.81%) Incident Management
8 31 (11.44%) Project Management
9 30 (11.07%) Fault Management
9 30 (11.07%) Functional Testing
9 30 (11.07%) Performance Tuning
10 29 (10.70%) Migration
11 26 (9.59%) Load Balancing
11 26 (9.59%) Statistics
12 25 (9.23%) Continuous Improvement
13 23 (8.49%) High Availability
14 22 (8.12%) Information Security
15 21 (7.75%) Network Design
15 21 (7.75%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 32 (11.81%) SQL
2 15 (5.54%) Shell Script
3 14 (5.17%) Java
3 14 (5.17%) PowerShell
4 10 (3.69%) Python
5 5 (1.85%) Perl
6 4 (1.48%) COBOL
7 2 (0.74%) PL/SQL
7 2 (0.74%) VBScript
8 1 (0.37%) Bash Shell
8 1 (0.37%) C
8 1 (0.37%) C#
8 1 (0.37%) C++
8 1 (0.37%) Ruby
8 1 (0.37%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 27 (9.96%) Security Cleared
2 20 (7.38%) SC Cleared
3 19 (7.01%) Degree
4 15 (5.54%) Cisco Certification
5 12 (4.43%) CCNA
6 11 (4.06%) CCNP
6 11 (4.06%) Microsoft Certification
6 11 (4.06%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 9 (3.32%) DV Cleared
8 8 (2.95%) MCSE
9 6 (2.21%) CISSP
9 6 (2.21%) GCIH
9 6 (2.21%) GIAC
10 5 (1.85%) MCITP
11 4 (1.48%) ITIL Certification
11 4 (1.48%) JNCIP
11 4 (1.48%) JNCIS
11 4 (1.48%) MCDBA
12 3 (1.11%) MCSA
12 3 (1.11%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (4.80%) PCI DSS
2 8 (2.95%) Disclosure Scotland
3 6 (2.21%) SLA
4 4 (1.48%) PMO
5 2 (0.74%) JSP 440
5 2 (0.74%) MiFID
5 2 (0.74%) QA
5 2 (0.74%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 35 (12.92%) VMware Infrastructure
2 23 (8.49%) Active Directory
3 14 (5.17%) Virtual Machines
4 10 (3.69%) vCloud
4 10 (3.69%) vSphere
5 9 (3.32%) Docker
5 9 (3.32%) Virtual Servers
6 8 (2.95%) NFS
6 8 (2.95%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 8 (2.95%) Veritas File System
7 7 (2.58%) Hyper-V
7 7 (2.58%) Microsoft App-V
7 7 (2.58%) VMware ESX
8 5 (1.85%) Virtual Desktop
8 5 (1.85%) VMware ESXi
8 5 (1.85%) XenApp
9 4 (1.48%) Firmware
10 3 (1.11%) Oracle RAC
11 2 (0.74%) DFS Replication
12 1 (0.37%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 16 (5.90%) SCOM
2 15 (5.54%) Puppet
3 11 (4.06%) Nagios
4 9 (3.32%) SCCM
5 8 (2.95%) Veritas Storage Foundation
6 7 (2.58%) vRealize
7 6 (2.21%) EMC Navisphere
7 6 (2.21%) WSUS
8 5 (1.85%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
9 4 (1.48%) Microsoft Clustering
9 4 (1.48%) vMotion
10 3 (1.11%) Backup Exec
10 3 (1.11%) Data Guard
10 3 (1.11%) DatAdvantage
10 3 (1.11%) Failover Clustering
10 3 (1.11%) Oracle RMAN
10 3 (1.11%) Red Hat Satellite
11 2 (0.74%) NetBackup
11 2 (0.74%) PowerCLI
11 2 (0.74%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 40 (14.76%) VMware
2 38 (14.02%) Cisco
3 37 (13.65%) Microsoft
4 34 (12.55%) Red Hat
5 29 (10.70%) Oracle
6 25 (9.23%) HP
7 17 (6.27%) NetApp
8 16 (5.90%) Huawei
9 14 (5.17%) F5
10 11 (4.06%) Sun
11 10 (3.69%) Citrix
11 10 (3.69%) EMC
12 9 (3.32%) CheckPoint
12 9 (3.32%) Veritas
13 8 (2.95%) Brocade
14 7 (2.58%) Blue Coat
14 7 (2.58%) Dell
14 7 (2.58%) Fortinet
14 7 (2.58%) IBM
14 7 (2.58%) Netezza
Selby, North Yorkshire
Arnold Ash Ltd
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