The table below looks at the statistics 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 3 March 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
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Capacity Planning
Rank 89 90 81
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -9
Contract jobs citing Capacity Planning 9 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.57% 0.20% 0.16%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.77% 0.27% 0.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 0
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£319 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £421 £350
% change year-on-year
-8.60% +20.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £27.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £115.00 -
% change year-on-year
-81.73% -
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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 East Midlands region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
East Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1166 1094 859
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 74.36% 73.72% 68.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 650 562 428
Average daily rate £375 £350 £355
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -1.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £140 £214
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £398 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 41 71 78
Average hourly rate £16.00 £27.50 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-41.81% -15.38%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £9.20 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £40.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £27.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -12.69%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Capacity Planning across the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 3 March 2015.

Capacity Planning Daily Rate Histogram 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 3 March 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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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 +14 3 £313 - 2
Nottinghamshire -8 2 - - 1
Derbyshire - 2 £325 - 2
Northamptonshire -8 1 £425 - 1
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Capacity Planning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, 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 (30.00%) MS Excel
1 3 (30.00%) SQL
2 2 (20.00%) C
2 2 (20.00%) Project Management
2 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (20.00%) Finance
2 2 (20.00%) Project Planning
2 2 (20.00%) Performance Management
2 2 (20.00%) Capacity Management
3 1 (10.00%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (10.00%) Performance Analysis
3 1 (10.00%) Resilience Testing
3 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (10.00%) Financial Modelling
3 1 (10.00%) Data Architecture
3 1 (10.00%) VCP4
3 1 (10.00%) hybris
3 1 (10.00%) Network Management
3 1 (10.00%) TSYS
3 1 (10.00%) F5
3 1 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (10.00%) Change Control
3 1 (10.00%) SAP HANA
3 1 (10.00%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (10.00%) Degree
3 1 (10.00%) BMC Performance Manager
3 1 (10.00%) WebSphere Message Broker
3 1 (10.00%) Unit Testing

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

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, 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 1 (10.00%) NetWeaver
1 1 (10.00%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (30.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (10.00%) VisionPLUS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) LAN
1 1 (10.00%) WAN
1 1 (10.00%) Firewall
1 1 (10.00%) Wireless
1 1 (10.00%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) DB2
1 1 (10.00%) OLTP
1 1 (10.00%) DB2 UDB
1 1 (10.00%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) RequisitePro
General
1 2 (20.00%) Finance
2 1 (10.00%) Banking
2 1 (10.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (20.00%) Analyst
1 2 (20.00%) Information Analyst
1 2 (20.00%) Coordinator
2 1 (10.00%) Architect
2 1 (10.00%) Network Support
2 1 (10.00%) Systems Accountant
2 1 (10.00%) DB2 DBA
2 1 (10.00%) Performance Manager
2 1 (10.00%) Consultant
2 1 (10.00%) Network Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) DBA
2 1 (10.00%) Solutions Architect
2 1 (10.00%) Support Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Network Support Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) SAP Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) SAP Basis
1 1 (10.00%) WebSphere Message Broker
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) NHS
1 1 (10.00%) HACMP
1 1 (10.00%) Replication
1 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) UNIX
1 1 (10.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (20.00%) Project Management
1 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (20.00%) Performance Management
1 2 (20.00%) Capacity Management
1 2 (20.00%) Project Planning
2 1 (10.00%) Unit Testing
2 1 (10.00%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (10.00%) Performance Analysis
2 1 (10.00%) Resilience Testing
2 1 (10.00%) Financial Modelling
2 1 (10.00%) Data Architecture
2 1 (10.00%) Network Management
2 1 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (10.00%) Change Control
2 1 (10.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (10.00%) TDD
2 1 (10.00%) TOGAF
2 1 (10.00%) Supplier Management
2 1 (10.00%) SysML
2 1 (10.00%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (30.00%) SQL
2 2 (20.00%) C
3 1 (10.00%) Java
3 1 (10.00%) AWK
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) CCNA
1 1 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (10.00%) Degree
1 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
1 1 (10.00%) VCP4
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
1 1 (10.00%) BMC PATROL
1 1 (10.00%) BMC Performance Manager
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (10.00%) Citrix
2 1 (10.00%) BMC
2 1 (10.00%) NetApp
2 1 (10.00%) CheckPoint
2 1 (10.00%) Blue Coat
2 1 (10.00%) hybris
2 1 (10.00%) TSYS
2 1 (10.00%) F5
2 1 (10.00%) SAP
2 1 (10.00%) Cisco
2 1 (10.00%) IBM