The table below looks at the statistics for Capacity Planning skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Capacity Planning over the 3 months to 25 September 2016 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
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Capacity Planning
Rank - 29 53
Contract jobs citing Capacity Planning 0 7 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire - 1.99% 0.62%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 2.45% 0.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 6 2
Median daily rate - £331 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -33.75%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £22.50 £46.75
% change year-on-year
+24.44% -51.87%
Capacity Planning
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Bedfordshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Bedfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
286 286 438
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 83.38% 81.48% 90.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 182 185 319
Median daily rate £450 £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £290 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 18 9
Median hourly rate £12.00 £37.50 £42.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-68.00% -10.71%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £33.64 £26.25
% change year-on-year
-3.38% +28.15%

Capacity Planning
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing Capacity Planning as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Capacity Planning Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

Capacity Planning
Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Capacity Planning across the Bedfordshire region.

Capacity Planning Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

Capacity Planning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 25 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Capacity Planning 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 Bedfordshire region with a requirement for Capacity Planning.

1 5 (100.00%) Cisco
1 5 (100.00%) IronPort
1 5 (100.00%) Data Centre
2 3 (60.00%) Windows Server
2 3 (60.00%) Web Filtering
2 3 (60.00%) Skype for Business
2 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 3 (60.00%) DNS
2 3 (60.00%) Kalman Filter
2 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (60.00%) C
2 3 (60.00%) Windows
2 3 (60.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (60.00%) HP
2 3 (60.00%) Dell
2 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (60.00%) Finance
2 3 (60.00%) SMTP
2 3 (60.00%) DHCP
2 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (60.00%) Windows 2000 Server
3 2 (40.00%) Network Management
3 2 (40.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (40.00%) Load Balancing
3 2 (40.00%) VMware
3 2 (40.00%) Network Design
3 2 (40.00%) Sourcefire
3 2 (40.00%) 802.11
3 2 (40.00%) Wireless

Capacity Planning
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire 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 3 (60.00%) MS Exchange
1 3 (60.00%) Skype for Business
Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) DHCP
1 3 (60.00%) DNS
1 3 (60.00%) SMTP
2 2 (40.00%) 802.11
2 2 (40.00%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (40.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 2 (40.00%) Cisco Wireless
2 2 (40.00%) LAN
2 2 (40.00%) Network Security
2 2 (40.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (40.00%) VoIP
2 2 (40.00%) WAN
2 2 (40.00%) Wireless
General
1 3 (60.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Cisco Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Cisco Wireless Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) LAN Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) LAN/WAN Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Network Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) WAN Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Wireless Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Wireless Network Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Messaging Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 5 (100.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Windows
1 3 (60.00%) Windows 2000 Server
1 3 (60.00%) Windows Server
1 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Kalman Filter
1 3 (60.00%) Web Filtering
2 2 (40.00%) Load Balancing
2 2 (40.00%) Network Design
2 2 (40.00%) Network Management
2 2 (40.00%) Network Monitoring
2 2 (40.00%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) CCDA
1 2 (40.00%) CCDP
1 2 (40.00%) CCNA
1 2 (40.00%) CCNP
1 2 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco
1 5 (100.00%) IronPort
2 3 (60.00%) Dell
2 3 (60.00%) HP
2 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (40.00%) Citrix
3 2 (40.00%) F5
3 2 (40.00%) Sourcefire
3 2 (40.00%) VMware