The table below looks at the statistics for Capacity Planning skills in IT contracts advertised for the Buckinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Capacity Planning over the 3 months to 2 September 2015 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
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Capacity Planning
Rank 78 74 85
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +11
Contract jobs citing Capacity Planning 14 8 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 1.01% 0.65% 0.090%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.28% 0.88% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 5 0
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£400 £320 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.50 £34.38 £23.78
% change year-on-year
-31.63% +44.56%
Capacity Planning
South East

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Buckinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1098 911 841
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 79.11% 74.31% 75.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 610 526 436
Average daily rate £388 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £215 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £495 £463
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 30 35
Average hourly rate £22.50 £16.50 £23.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+36.36% -29.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.40 £11.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £25.00 £62.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £26.83 £30.25
% change year-on-year
+21.13% -11.30%

Capacity Planning
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Capacity Planning Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

Capacity Planning
Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Capacity Planning Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

Capacity Planning
Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Capacity Planning Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

Capacity Planning
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Capacity Planning within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 2 September 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes -5 9 £400 +31.14% 1
Marlow - 3 - -
Capacity Planning
South East

Capacity Planning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 11 (36.67%) VMware
2 9 (30.00%) SQL
3 8 (26.67%) Finance
3 8 (26.67%) Telecoms
3 8 (26.67%) Migration
3 8 (26.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (26.67%) Data Centre
4 7 (23.33%) Performance Analysis
4 7 (23.33%) Network Design
4 7 (23.33%) HP
4 7 (23.33%) Project Management
5 6 (20.00%) Clustering
5 6 (20.00%) Degree
6 5 (16.67%) Incident Management
6 5 (16.67%) Hyper-V
6 5 (16.67%) ITIL
6 5 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
6 5 (16.67%) Network Management
6 5 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (13.33%) Forefront Identity Manager
7 4 (13.33%) Lync
7 4 (13.33%) vSphere
7 4 (13.33%) High Availability
7 4 (13.33%) Radio Access Network
7 4 (13.33%) WAN
7 4 (13.33%) Active Directory
7 4 (13.33%) T-SQL
7 4 (13.33%) MySQL
7 4 (13.33%) SQL Server
7 4 (13.33%) Windows

Capacity Planning
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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.

Application Platforms
1 4 (13.33%) SharePoint
1 4 (13.33%) Lync
2 1 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (3.33%) MS Exchange
2 1 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 2 (6.67%) MS Office
1 2 (6.67%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (13.33%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (3.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 4 (13.33%) WAN
1 4 (13.33%) LAN
1 4 (13.33%) Radio Access Network
2 3 (10.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 3 (10.00%) VoIP
2 3 (10.00%) TCP/IP
2 3 (10.00%) 3G
2 3 (10.00%) 802.11
2 3 (10.00%) Wireless
2 3 (10.00%) 2G
2 3 (10.00%) Network Security
2 3 (10.00%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (6.67%) Structured Cabling
3 2 (6.67%) 4G
4 1 (3.33%) LTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (13.33%) MySQL
1 4 (13.33%) SQL Server
1 4 (13.33%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (6.67%) MS Access
General
1 8 (26.67%) Telecoms
1 8 (26.67%) Finance
2 3 (10.00%) Retail
3 2 (6.67%) Automotive
4 1 (3.33%) Manufacturing
4 1 (3.33%) Marketing
4 1 (3.33%) Financial Institution
4 1 (3.33%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 7 (23.33%) Analyst
2 4 (13.33%) Project Manager
3 3 (10.00%) Network Engineer
3 3 (10.00%) Senior Analyst
3 3 (10.00%) Information Analyst
3 3 (10.00%) NHS Information Analyst
3 3 (10.00%) Senior Information Analyst
4 2 (6.67%) Senior Architect
4 2 (6.67%) PMO Analyst
4 2 (6.67%) Delivery Manager
4 2 (6.67%) IT Architect
4 2 (6.67%) IT Administrator
4 2 (6.67%) Senior Network Engineer
4 2 (6.67%) Junior Project Manager
4 2 (6.67%) Database Specialist
4 2 (6.67%) 3rd Line Support
4 2 (6.67%) Administrator
4 2 (6.67%) Junior
4 2 (6.67%) Architect
4 2 (6.67%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (10.00%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 8 (26.67%) Data Centre
2 6 (20.00%) Clustering
3 5 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (10.00%) Device Driver
4 3 (10.00%) Computer Science
4 3 (10.00%) HP Storage
4 3 (10.00%) NHS
4 3 (10.00%) EMC VNXe
4 3 (10.00%) HP StoreVirtual
5 2 (6.67%) Statistics
6 1 (3.33%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 4 (13.33%) Windows
1 4 (13.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (3.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (3.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (26.67%) Migration
2 7 (23.33%) Project Management
2 7 (23.33%) Network Design
2 7 (23.33%) Performance Analysis
3 5 (16.67%) Network Management
3 5 (16.67%) Incident Management
3 5 (16.67%) ITIL
3 5 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (13.33%) CRM
4 4 (13.33%) Change Management
4 4 (13.33%) High Availability
4 4 (13.33%) Supplier Management
5 3 (10.00%) Portfolio Management
5 3 (10.00%) Load Balancing
5 3 (10.00%) GAP Analysis
5 3 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (10.00%) SOA
5 3 (10.00%) PRINCE2
5 3 (10.00%) Network Monitoring
5 3 (10.00%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 9 (30.00%) SQL
2 4 (13.33%) T-SQL
2 4 (13.33%) PowerShell
3 1 (3.33%) VBA
Qualifications
1 6 (20.00%) Degree
2 4 (13.33%) Security Cleared
3 3 (10.00%) SC Cleared
3 3 (10.00%) CCNP
3 3 (10.00%) CCDP
3 3 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (6.67%) DV Cleared
5 1 (3.33%) CCNA
5 1 (3.33%) CCDA
5 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (3.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (3.33%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.67%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (26.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (16.67%) Hyper-V
3 4 (13.33%) vSphere
3 4 (13.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (13.33%) SCOM
1 4 (13.33%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 3 (10.00%) OpenView
2 3 (10.00%) OVSD
2 3 (10.00%) SCCM
3 1 (3.33%) Backup Exec
3 1 (3.33%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 11 (36.67%) VMware
2 7 (23.33%) HP
3 3 (10.00%) Cisco
3 3 (10.00%) EMC
3 3 (10.00%) Citrix
3 3 (10.00%) Sourcefire
3 3 (10.00%) IronPort
3 3 (10.00%) F5
4 1 (3.33%) GFI Software
4 1 (3.33%) Red Hat
4 1 (3.33%) Symantec
4 1 (3.33%) SAP
4 1 (3.33%) Dell