The table below looks at the statistics for Capacity Planning skills in IT contracts advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Capacity Planning over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Capacity Planning
Rank 57 64 58
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -6
Contract jobs citing Capacity Planning 6 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.81% 0.15% 0.15%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.22% 0.22% 0.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 1
Average daily rate
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£310 £365 £210
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.06% +73.80%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £363 £375
% change year-on-year
-3.44% -3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.00 £23.78 -
% change year-on-year
-7.47% -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Birmingham region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
493 449 452
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 66.35% 66.52% 66.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 291 302 248
Average daily rate £360 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £197 £250 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 1 9
Average hourly rate £22.00 £175.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-87.42% +821.05%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.60 £175.00 £11.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £175.00 £175.00 £40.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £30.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% -3.22%

Capacity Planning
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Capacity Planning across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Capacity Planning Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Capacity Planning
Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Capacity Planning Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

Capacity Planning
Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Capacity Planning across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014.

Capacity Planning Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

Capacity Planning
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham region citing Capacity Planning also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Capacity Planning.

1 5 (55.56%) webMethods
2 3 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (22.22%) Network Monitoring
3 2 (22.22%) Network Security
3 2 (22.22%) ADSL
3 2 (22.22%) LAN
3 2 (22.22%) WAN
4 1 (11.11%) Banking
4 1 (11.11%) Change Management
4 1 (11.11%) Finance
4 1 (11.11%) Middleware
4 1 (11.11%) SAP
4 1 (11.11%) ITIL
4 1 (11.11%) Investment Management
4 1 (11.11%) Performance Management
4 1 (11.11%) SAP Data Services
4 1 (11.11%) Capacity Management
4 1 (11.11%) Incident Management
4 1 (11.11%) Problem Management

Capacity Planning
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham region citing Capacity Planning also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Capacity Planning. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (22.22%) Network Security
1 2 (22.22%) ADSL
1 2 (22.22%) LAN
1 2 (22.22%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) SAP Data Services
General
1 1 (11.11%) Banking
1 1 (11.11%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Consultant
2 3 (33.33%) Administrator
2 3 (33.33%) Developer
2 3 (33.33%) webMethods Developer
2 3 (33.33%) webMethods Consultant
2 3 (33.33%) webMethods Administrator
3 2 (22.22%) Network Manager
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Developer
4 1 (11.11%) SAP Consultant
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Consultant
4 1 (11.11%) Senior webMethods Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Senior webMethods Administrator
4 1 (11.11%) Senior webMethods Consultant
4 1 (11.11%) Capacity Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) Middleware
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (22.22%) Network Monitoring
3 1 (11.11%) Change Management
3 1 (11.11%) ITIL
3 1 (11.11%) Investment Management
3 1 (11.11%) Performance Management
3 1 (11.11%) Capacity Management
3 1 (11.11%) Incident Management
3 1 (11.11%) Problem Management
Vendors
1 5 (55.56%) webMethods
2 1 (11.11%) SAP