The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands with a requirement for Capacity Management skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Capacity Management over the 3 months to 22 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Capacity Management
England / East Midlands
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 82 89 93
Rank change year-on-year +7 +4  
Contract jobs citing Capacity Management 21 5 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 1.37% 0.32% 0.37%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.62% 0.39% 0.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 2 3
Median daily rate £425 £475 £407
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.52% +16.70%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £354 £350
% change year-on-year +13.07% +1.07%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £65.00 £35.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year +85.71% +34.61%  

Capacity Management is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
East Midlands
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1299 1277 1261
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 84.63% 82.28% 77.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 823 786 784
Median daily rate £413 £420 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.78% +5.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £288 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £580 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £385
% change year-on-year +3.75% +3.89%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 45 33 29
Median hourly rate £35.00 £14.50 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +141.37% -23.68%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.75 £11.50 £10.61
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £32.50 £46.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.50 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +17.54% -5.00%  

Capacity Management
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East Midlands citing Capacity Management as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Capacity Management in the East Midlands

Capacity Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Capacity Management in the East Midlands

Capacity Management
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Capacity Management in the East Midlands over the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Capacity Management in the East Midlands

Capacity Management
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

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 East Midlands region over the 3 months to 22 June 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
Northamptonshire +18 15 £438 -12.50%
Nottinghamshire 0 2 £375 -
Derbyshire - 1 £225 -
Capacity Management
England

For the 6 months to 22 June 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for Capacity Management.

1 10 (47.62%) ITIL
2 6 (28.57%) ITSM
3 5 (23.81%) Finance
4 4 (19.05%) Project Management
4 4 (19.05%) Performance Monitoring
5 3 (14.29%) GAP Analysis
5 3 (14.29%) Microsoft
5 3 (14.29%) Teradata
5 3 (14.29%) Database Tuning
5 3 (14.29%) Hadoop
5 3 (14.29%) Demand Management
6 2 (9.52%) Hyper-V
6 2 (9.52%) Capacity Planning
6 2 (9.52%) Management Information System
6 2 (9.52%) Incident Management
6 2 (9.52%) Problem Management
6 2 (9.52%) Performance Testing
6 2 (9.52%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (9.52%) Data Protection
6 2 (9.52%) SC Cleared
6 2 (9.52%) DV Cleared
6 2 (9.52%) Security Cleared
6 2 (9.52%) VMware Infrastructure
6 2 (9.52%) CentOS
6 2 (9.52%) Microsoft Office
6 2 (9.52%) Change Management
6 2 (9.52%) Replication
6 2 (9.52%) VMware
6 2 (9.52%) Linux
6 2 (9.52%) Performance Tuning

Capacity Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands 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:

Applications
1 2 (9.52%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.76%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.76%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (14.29%) Hadoop
2 1 (4.76%) MongoDB
General
1 5 (23.81%) Finance
2 1 (4.76%) Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (14.29%) Administrator
1 3 (14.29%) Analyst
2 2 (9.52%) Capacity Analyst
2 2 (9.52%) Hadoop Administrator
2 2 (9.52%) Head of IT
2 2 (9.52%) Head of Networks
3 1 (4.76%) Capacity and Performance Analyst
3 1 (4.76%) Capacity Management Analyst
3 1 (4.76%) Capacity Management Specialist
3 1 (4.76%) Capacity Manager
3 1 (4.76%) Hadoop Engineer
3 1 (4.76%) IT Analyst
3 1 (4.76%) IT Business Analyst
3 1 (4.76%) ITIL Service Analyst
3 1 (4.76%) ITSM Analyst
3 1 (4.76%) Linux Administrator
3 1 (4.76%) Linux Specialist
3 1 (4.76%) Performance Analyst
3 1 (4.76%) Technical Leader
3 1 (4.76%) VMware Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.52%) Management Information System
1 2 (9.52%) Replication
2 1 (4.76%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (9.52%) CentOS
1 2 (9.52%) Linux
2 1 (4.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (4.76%) Ubuntu
2 1 (4.76%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (47.62%) ITIL
2 6 (28.57%) ITSM
3 4 (19.05%) Performance Monitoring
3 4 (19.05%) Project Management
4 3 (14.29%) Database Tuning
4 3 (14.29%) Demand Management
4 3 (14.29%) GAP Analysis
5 2 (9.52%) Business Forecasting
5 2 (9.52%) Capacity Planning
5 2 (9.52%) Change Management
5 2 (9.52%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (9.52%) Data Protection
5 2 (9.52%) Incident Management
5 2 (9.52%) Performance Testing
5 2 (9.52%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (9.52%) Problem Management
6 1 (4.76%) Performance Management
6 1 (4.76%) Programme Management
6 1 (4.76%) Service Management
6 1 (4.76%) Virtual Environments
Qualifications
1 2 (9.52%) DV Cleared
1 2 (9.52%) SC Cleared
1 2 (9.52%) Security Cleared
2 1 (4.76%) MCSA
2 1 (4.76%) MCSE
2 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (4.76%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 2 (9.52%) Hyper-V
1 2 (9.52%) Virtual Machines
1 2 (9.52%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (4.76%) vCloud
2 1 (4.76%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (4.76%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (4.76%) Nagios
1 1 (4.76%) OVSD
1 1 (4.76%) vMotion
Vendors
1 3 (14.29%) Microsoft
1 3 (14.29%) Teradata
2 2 (9.52%) VMware
3 1 (4.76%) Cisco
3 1 (4.76%) HP
3 1 (4.76%) NetApp
3 1 (4.76%) Red Hat
3 1 (4.76%) Veeam