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 22 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
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Capacity Planning
East of England / Bedfordshire
Rank 29 37 38
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +1
Contract jobs citing Capacity Planning 4 2 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 1.45% 0.61% 1.83%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.63% 0.68% 2.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 5
Median daily rate £625 - £350
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £385
% change year-on-year
- -2.59%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £50.00 - £25.00

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
246 294 322
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 89.13% 89.09% 84.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 179 204 261
Median daily rate £450 £450 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 25 7
Median hourly rate £14.00 £47.50 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-70.52% +111.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £21.00 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £50.68 £24.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +45.45%

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
Contract Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Capacity Planning within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 22 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
Luton +15 4 £625 - 1
Capacity Planning
East of England

Capacity Planning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 22 February 2017, 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%) DNS
2 4 (80.00%) Windows
3 3 (60.00%) Linux
3 3 (60.00%) E-Commerce
3 3 (60.00%) WAN
3 3 (60.00%) Service Management
3 3 (60.00%) Service Delivery
3 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (60.00%) Enterprise Architecture
3 3 (60.00%) Load Balancing
3 3 (60.00%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (60.00%) High Availability
3 3 (60.00%) IaaS
3 3 (60.00%) Relational Database
3 3 (60.00%) Planning and Forecasting
4 2 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (40.00%) Capacity Management
4 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (40.00%) Data Centre
4 2 (40.00%) Issue Tracking
4 2 (40.00%) Windows Server
4 2 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (40.00%) Windows 2000 Server
4 2 (40.00%) Marketing
4 2 (40.00%) Change Management
4 2 (40.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (40.00%) Management Information System
4 2 (40.00%) Finance
4 2 (40.00%) Microsoft

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 2 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2013
1 2 (40.00%) IBM Notes
1 2 (40.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (40.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (60.00%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (60.00%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (100.00%) DNS
2 3 (60.00%) WAN
3 2 (40.00%) DHCP
3 2 (40.00%) LAN
3 2 (40.00%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) Relational Database
General
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
1 2 (40.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Architect
1 3 (60.00%) Infrastructure Architect
2 2 (40.00%) Collaboration Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Messaging Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Senior Messaging Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) AWS Architect
3 1 (20.00%) Lead Architect
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Data Centre
1 2 (40.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) Windows
2 3 (60.00%) Linux
3 2 (40.00%) Windows 2000 Server
3 2 (40.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (60.00%) E-Commerce
1 3 (60.00%) Enterprise Architecture
1 3 (60.00%) High Availability
1 3 (60.00%) Load Balancing
1 3 (60.00%) Planning and Forecasting
1 3 (60.00%) Service Delivery
1 3 (60.00%) Service Management
2 2 (40.00%) Capacity Management
2 2 (40.00%) Change Management
2 2 (40.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (40.00%) Issue Tracking
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Dell
1 2 (40.00%) HP
1 2 (40.00%) Lotus
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft