Period
to 18 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South West with a requirement for Demand Management skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Demand Management over the 6 months to 18 December 2018 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.

Demand Management
England > South West
6 months to
18 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 216 189 206
Rank change year-on-year -27 +17 +18
Contract jobs citing Demand Management 12 14 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.18% 0.25% 0.16%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.21% 0.30% 0.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 7 9
South West median daily rate £322 £405 £408
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -20.49% -0.61% +5.16%
10th Percentile £217 £350 £363
90th Percentile £388 £428 £423
England median daily rate £450 £415 £413
% change year-on-year +8.43% +0.61% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South West median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £34.45 £44.66 -
% change year-on-year -22.86% - -

Demand Management is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the South West with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
South West
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 5,624 4,624 4,623
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 85.85% 83.33% 82.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 3,598 2,908 3,088
South West median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -
10th Percentile £276 £253 £238
90th Percentile £575 £560 £550
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 235 198 297
South West median hourly rate £41.00 £33.00 £33.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +24.24% - -15.65%
10th Percentile £13.00 £11.58 £12.00
90th Percentile £50.75 £49.13 £47.50
England median hourly rate £22.50 £25.00 £23.23
% change year-on-year -10.00% +7.61% +5.60%

Demand Management
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

Job postings citing Demand Management as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South West.

Job vacancy trend for Demand Management in the South West

Demand Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Demand Management in the South West.

Contractor daily rate trend for Demand Management in the South West

Demand Management
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Demand Management in the South West over the 6 months to 18 December 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Demand Management in the South West

Demand 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 Demand Management within the South West region over the 6 months to 18 December 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Wiltshire -22 5 £269 -34.39% 1
Gloucestershire -11 3 £195 -
Bristol -23 3 £375 +5.26%
Dorset - 1 - -
Demand Management
England

For the 6 months to 18 December 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Demand Management also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the South West region with a requirement for Demand Management.

1 8 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 6 (50.00%) Incident Management
2 6 (50.00%) Problem Management
2 6 (50.00%) DV Cleared
2 6 (50.00%) Configuration Management
3 4 (33.33%) Internet
3 4 (33.33%) Military
3 4 (33.33%) IIS
3 4 (33.33%) Windows
3 4 (33.33%) Apache
3 4 (33.33%) SharePoint
3 4 (33.33%) DHCP
3 4 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 4 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 4 (33.33%) DNS
3 4 (33.33%) Windows Server
3 4 (33.33%) Mentoring
3 4 (33.33%) Knowledge Management
3 4 (33.33%) SharePoint Server
4 3 (25.00%) Root Cause Analysis
4 3 (25.00%) SAN
4 3 (25.00%) Solaris
4 3 (25.00%) MS Exchange
4 3 (25.00%) Microsoft Office
4 3 (25.00%) ITIL
4 3 (25.00%) Unix
5 2 (16.67%) SLA
5 2 (16.67%) Cisco
5 2 (16.67%) Veritas
5 2 (16.67%) Windows XP

Demand Management
Co-occurring 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 4 (33.33%) Apache
1 4 (33.33%) IIS
1 4 (33.33%) SharePoint
1 4 (33.33%) SharePoint Server
2 3 (25.00%) MS Exchange
3 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (8.33%) Live Communications Server
Applications
1 3 (25.00%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 4 (33.33%) DHCP
1 4 (33.33%) DNS
1 4 (33.33%) Internet
2 3 (25.00%) SAN
3 2 (16.67%) Firewall
3 2 (16.67%) Network Security
4 1 (8.33%) Broadband
4 1 (8.33%) ISDN
4 1 (8.33%) Junos
4 1 (8.33%) LAN
4 1 (8.33%) Radio Access Network
4 1 (8.33%) TCP/IP
4 1 (8.33%) VoIP
4 1 (8.33%) VPN
4 1 (8.33%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) MS Access
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (33.33%) Military
2 2 (16.67%) Finance
3 1 (8.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (33.33%) Wintel Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Analyst
2 2 (16.67%) Support Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Wintel Support
2 2 (16.67%) Wintel Support Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Administrator
3 1 (8.33%) Architect
3 1 (8.33%) Cisco Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Cisco Network Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Data Centre Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Data Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Delivery Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Domain Architect
3 1 (8.33%) Network Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Network Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Technical Administrator
3 1 (8.33%) Technical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (16.67%) Windows SharePoint Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Data Centre
1 2 (16.67%) PKI
2 1 (8.33%) Fat Client
2 1 (8.33%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 4 (33.33%) Windows
1 4 (33.33%) Windows Server
2 3 (25.00%) Solaris
2 3 (25.00%) Unix
3 2 (16.67%) Windows 7
3 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (16.67%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) Configuration Management
1 6 (50.00%) Incident Management
1 6 (50.00%) Problem Management
2 4 (33.33%) Knowledge Management
2 4 (33.33%) Mentoring
3 3 (25.00%) ITIL
3 3 (25.00%) Root Cause Analysis
4 2 (16.67%) NsoIT
4 2 (16.67%) Patch Management
4 2 (16.67%) Problem-Solving
4 2 (16.67%) Project Management
4 2 (16.67%) Service Delivery
5 1 (8.33%) Change Management
5 1 (8.33%) Decision-Making
5 1 (8.33%) Logistics
5 1 (8.33%) Network Design
5 1 (8.33%) Network Monitoring
5 1 (8.33%) Proactive Monitoring
5 1 (8.33%) Risk Management
5 1 (8.33%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (8.33%) C
1 1 (8.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 6 (50.00%) DV Cleared
3 2 (16.67%) SC Cleared
4 1 (8.33%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (8.33%) JNCIA
4 1 (8.33%) JNCIE
4 1 (8.33%) JNCIP
4 1 (8.33%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (16.67%) SLA
2 1 (8.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 4 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 2 (16.67%) ISA Server
2 2 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (16.67%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (16.67%) McAfee ePO
1 2 (16.67%) SCOM
1 2 (16.67%) Veritas Storage Foundation
1 2 (16.67%) WSUS
2 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Clustering
2 1 (8.33%) NetBackup
2 1 (8.33%) Netcool
2 1 (8.33%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 1 (8.33%) Unicenter
Vendors
1 4 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 2 (16.67%) Cisco
2 2 (16.67%) McAfee
2 2 (16.67%) Veritas
2 2 (16.67%) VMware
3 1 (8.33%) CheckPoint
3 1 (8.33%) Citrix
3 1 (8.33%) EMC
3 1 (8.33%) F5
3 1 (8.33%) Fujitsu
3 1 (8.33%) HP
3 1 (8.33%) Juniper
3 1 (8.33%) Meridio
3 1 (8.33%) Nokia
3 1 (8.33%) Oracle
3 1 (8.33%) Siemens