The table below looks at the statistics for Capacity Planning skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridgeshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Capacity Planning over the 3 months to 3 May 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
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Capacity Planning
Rank - 63 61
Contract jobs citing Capacity Planning 0 4 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire - 0.54% 1.41%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.72% 1.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 3
Median daily rate - £225 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -18.18%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 3
Median hourly rate - £21.00 £23.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -8.69%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.00 £30.75 £23.00
% change year-on-year
+26.82% +33.69%
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 Cambridgeshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Cambridgeshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
467 558 559
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 76.56% 75.71% 78.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 267 289 274
Median daily rate £425 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.42% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £250 £257
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 43 58
Median hourly rate £37.00 £34.75 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.47% -0.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £12.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £42.50 £40.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £31.00 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+16.12% -1.58%

Capacity Planning
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 Cambridgeshire

Capacity Planning
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Capacity Planning Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

Capacity Planning
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Capacity Planning Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

Capacity Planning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 3 May 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 Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for Capacity Planning.

1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) MS Exchange
1 2 (66.67%) LAN
1 2 (66.67%) WAN
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco
1 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
1 2 (66.67%) HP
1 2 (66.67%) SAN
1 2 (66.67%) Firewall
1 2 (66.67%) Wireless
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (66.67%) Hyper-V
1 2 (66.67%) Service Delivery
1 2 (66.67%) HP Storage
1 2 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (66.67%) Change Control
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Server
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (33.33%) Data Centre
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) Network Optimisation
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (33.33%) Network Management
2 1 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
2 1 (33.33%) Network Design
2 1 (33.33%) Supplier Management

Capacity Planning
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (66.67%) MS Exchange
2 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) Firewall
1 2 (66.67%) LAN
1 2 (66.67%) SAN
1 2 (66.67%) WAN
1 2 (66.67%) Wireless
2 1 (33.33%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Audit Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Support
1 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Support Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Storage Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) Support Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Technical Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) Wintel Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) HP Storage
2 1 (33.33%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Server
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Change Control
1 2 (66.67%) Service Delivery
2 1 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (33.33%) Network Design
2 1 (33.33%) Network Management
2 1 (33.33%) Network Optimisation
2 1 (33.33%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
1 2 (66.67%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) SCOM
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco
1 2 (66.67%) HP
2 1 (33.33%) arcserve
2 1 (33.33%) CA
2 1 (33.33%) EMC
2 1 (33.33%) NetApp