The table below looks at the statistics for Capacity Planning skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Capacity Planning over the 3 months to 8 February 2016 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
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Capacity Planning
Rank 70 63 62
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -1
Contract jobs citing Capacity Planning 2 10 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 0.23% 1.15% 1.03%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.29% 1.50% 1.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 7 4
Average daily rate £323 £425 £356
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-24.11% +19.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £387 £289
10% offered a daily rate of more than £461 £603 £459
UK excluding London average daily rate £381 £400 £425
% change year-on-year
-4.68% -5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.00 £25.00 £115.00
% change year-on-year
+56.00% -78.26%
Capacity Planning
South West

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Bristol
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
695 668 607
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 81.38% 77.05% 77.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 528 510 421
Average daily rate £375 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £518 £530 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 10 28
Average hourly rate £37.50 £44.44 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.61% +77.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.20 £13.60 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £46.25 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

Capacity Planning
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

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

Capacity Planning Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

Capacity Planning
Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Capacity Planning Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

Capacity Planning
Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Capacity Planning across the Bristol region over the 3 months to 8 February 2016.

Capacity Planning Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

Capacity Planning
Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Capacity Planning across the Bristol region.

Capacity Planning Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

Capacity Planning
Top 12 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol 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 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (60.00%) Telecoms
1 3 (60.00%) VMware
1 3 (60.00%) Information Security
1 3 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (60.00%) Network Monitoring
2 2 (40.00%) Cisco
2 2 (40.00%) Network Security
3 1 (20.00%) Enterprise Architecture
3 1 (20.00%) Technical Architecture
3 1 (20.00%) Capacity Management
3 1 (20.00%) Data Centre

Capacity Planning
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol 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 (40.00%) Network Security
General
1 3 (60.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Network Engineer
1 3 (60.00%) Network Security Engineer
1 3 (60.00%) Security Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Cisco Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Cisco Security Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) VMware Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Architect
3 1 (20.00%) Capacity Planning Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Architect
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Solutions Architect
3 1 (20.00%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (20.00%) Telecoms Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Information Security
1 3 (60.00%) Network Monitoring
2 1 (20.00%) Capacity Management
2 1 (20.00%) Enterprise Architecture
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Architecture
System Software
1 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) VMware
2 2 (40.00%) Cisco