The first table below looks at the demand for Capacity Planning skills in IT contracts advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Capacity Planning over the 3 months to 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the East Midlands region.

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
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Capacity Planning
Rank 83 72 72
Rank change year-on-year
-11 0
Contract jobs citing Capacity Planning 6 17 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.42% 1.17% 0.69%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.60% 1.63% 1.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 9 1
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£448 £600 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.41% +60.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £375
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £17.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.75 £15.00 -
% change year-on-year
+45.00% -
Processes & Methodologies Category
East Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
999 1043 968
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 69.57% 71.83% 67.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 531 537 465
Average daily rate £375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 55 41 47
Average hourly rate £17.50 £35.50 £39.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-50.70% -8.97%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £12.50 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £56.16 £65.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £31.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-14.51% -3.12%
Capacity Planning
England

Capacity Planning
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

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

Capacity Planning Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

Capacity Planning
Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Capacity Planning Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

Capacity Planning
Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Capacity Planning Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

Capacity Planning
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

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 East Midlands region over the 3 months to 28 July 2014. 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
Leicestershire - 3 - -
Nottinghamshire +11 1 - - 1
Northamptonshire - 1 £470 -
Derbyshire - - - - 3
Capacity Planning
England

Capacity Planning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands 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 (37.50%) SQL
1 3 (37.50%) ITIL
1 3 (37.50%) Remedy
1 3 (37.50%) Change Management
1 3 (37.50%) ITSM
1 3 (37.50%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (25.00%) Enterprise Architecture
2 2 (25.00%) WebSphere
2 2 (25.00%) Time Management
2 2 (25.00%) Java
2 2 (25.00%) J2EE
2 2 (25.00%) Oracle
2 2 (25.00%) UML
3 1 (12.50%) Tomcat
3 1 (12.50%) J2SE
3 1 (12.50%) E-Commerce
3 1 (12.50%) SOA
3 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (12.50%) CGI
3 1 (12.50%) IBM
3 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
3 1 (12.50%) Sun
3 1 (12.50%) Dell
3 1 (12.50%) SAN
3 1 (12.50%) NetApp
3 1 (12.50%) NHS
3 1 (12.50%) RequisitePro
3 1 (12.50%) Internet
3 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
3 1 (12.50%) Sybase

Capacity Planning
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands 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 2 (25.00%) WebSphere
2 1 (12.50%) WebLogic
2 1 (12.50%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 3 (37.50%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (12.50%) VisionPLUS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) SAN
1 1 (12.50%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Analysis Services
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2012
1 1 (12.50%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) RequisitePro
1 1 (12.50%) Git (software)
1 1 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (12.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Solutions Architect
1 3 (37.50%) Architect
2 2 (25.00%) Data Centre Technician
3 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Technician
3 1 (12.50%) Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) DBA
3 1 (12.50%) SQL Server DBA
3 1 (12.50%) SQL DBA
3 1 (12.50%) Performance Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Java Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Capacity Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) J2EE
2 1 (12.50%) EJB
2 1 (12.50%) CSS
2 1 (12.50%) JSP
2 1 (12.50%) SOAP
2 1 (12.50%) Struts
2 1 (12.50%) J2SE
2 1 (12.50%) CGI
2 1 (12.50%) Hibernate
2 1 (12.50%) Spring
2 1 (12.50%) Ajax
2 1 (12.50%) .NET Framework
2 1 (12.50%) JSON
2 1 (12.50%) Spring MVC
2 1 (12.50%) WebSphere Message Broker
2 1 (12.50%) JPA
2 1 (12.50%) OAuth
2 1 (12.50%) REST
2 1 (12.50%) HTML
2 1 (12.50%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) NHS
1 1 (12.50%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) UNIX
1 1 (12.50%) Windows
1 1 (12.50%) Solaris
1 1 (12.50%) Linux
1 1 (12.50%) Android
1 1 (12.50%) Apple iOS
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle Linux
1 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) ITIL
1 3 (37.50%) ITSM
1 3 (37.50%) Change Management
2 2 (25.00%) UML
2 2 (25.00%) Enterprise Architecture
2 2 (25.00%) Time Management
3 1 (12.50%) Performance Management
3 1 (12.50%) Data Architecture
3 1 (12.50%) Business Transformation
3 1 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (12.50%) Business Development
3 1 (12.50%) Operations Management
3 1 (12.50%) Multithreading
3 1 (12.50%) E-Commerce
3 1 (12.50%) SOA
3 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (12.50%) MVC
3 1 (12.50%) Scrum
3 1 (12.50%) Programme Management
3 1 (12.50%) SysML
Programming Languages
1 3 (37.50%) SQL
2 2 (25.00%) Java
3 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
3 1 (12.50%) Perl
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) SCOM
1 1 (12.50%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) Remedy
2 2 (25.00%) Oracle
3 1 (12.50%) Sybase
3 1 (12.50%) IBM
3 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
3 1 (12.50%) Sun
3 1 (12.50%) Dell
3 1 (12.50%) NetApp
3 1 (12.50%) Atlassian
3 1 (12.50%) TSYS
3 1 (12.50%) Tableau