The table below looks at the statistics for Capacity Planning skills in IT contracts advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Capacity Planning over the 3 months to 6 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
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Capacity Planning
Rank 117 111 118
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +7
Contract jobs citing Capacity Planning 7 21 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.28% 0.76% 0.89%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.35% 0.99% 1.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 11 10
Median daily rate £325 £350 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% -17.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £256 £225 £273
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £360 £433
UK excluding London median daily rate £383 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+9.28% -
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
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 East of England region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1980 2121 2335
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 78.14% 76.88% 76.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 1159 1193 1313
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £513
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 115 150 146
Median hourly rate £27.44 £35.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.60% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £12.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £42.50 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £30.00 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -1.63%

Capacity Planning
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the East of England 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 the East of England

Capacity Planning
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Capacity Planning Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

Capacity Planning
Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Capacity Planning across the East of England region over the 3 months to 6 May 2016.

Capacity Planning Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

Capacity Planning
Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Capacity Planning Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

Capacity Planning
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Capacity Planning within the East of England region over the 3 months to 6 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Essex - 2 £210 -
Norfolk - 2 £325 -
Suffolk +4 1 - - 1
Cambridgeshire +1 1 £450 +100.00%
Hertfordshire -6 1 £388 +10.71% 1
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England

Capacity Planning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 6 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 East of England region with a requirement for Capacity Planning.

1 12 (54.55%) Windows
2 8 (36.36%) SQL
2 8 (36.36%) Windows Server
3 7 (31.82%) Windows Server 2012
3 7 (31.82%) SQL Server
3 7 (31.82%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (31.82%) SQL Server 2008
4 6 (27.27%) Service Delivery
5 5 (22.73%) Clustering
5 5 (22.73%) T-SQL
5 5 (22.73%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 5 (22.73%) RedGate
5 5 (22.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 5 (22.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 4 (18.18%) Linux
6 4 (18.18%) LAN
6 4 (18.18%) WAN
6 4 (18.18%) DNS
6 4 (18.18%) Finance
6 4 (18.18%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (18.18%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 3 (13.64%) SQL Server 2014
7 3 (13.64%) Data Centre
7 3 (13.64%) VMware
7 3 (13.64%) Disaster Recovery
7 3 (13.64%) HP
7 3 (13.64%) SharePoint
7 3 (13.64%) Security Cleared
7 3 (13.64%) VMware Infrastructure
7 3 (13.64%) Hyper-V

Capacity Planning
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England 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 3 (13.64%) SharePoint
2 2 (9.09%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (9.09%) IIS
2 2 (9.09%) MS Exchange
3 1 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2013
Cloud Services
1 3 (13.64%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (9.09%) IaaS
3 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (18.18%) DNS
1 4 (18.18%) LAN
1 4 (18.18%) WAN
2 2 (9.09%) Firewall
2 2 (9.09%) SAN
2 2 (9.09%) Wireless
3 1 (4.55%) ATM
3 1 (4.55%) DWDM
3 1 (4.55%) Ethernet
3 1 (4.55%) Frame Relay
3 1 (4.55%) SDH
3 1 (4.55%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (31.82%) SQL Server
1 7 (31.82%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (22.73%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 5 (22.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 5 (22.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (18.18%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 3 (13.64%) SQL Server 2014
5 2 (9.09%) Relational Database
6 1 (4.55%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (4.55%) MySQL
6 1 (4.55%) Oracle Database
6 1 (4.55%) Oracle Database 10g
6 1 (4.55%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (4.55%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (4.55%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Git (software)
General
1 4 (18.18%) Finance
2 2 (9.09%) Retail
3 1 (4.55%) Billing
3 1 (4.55%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (27.27%) Administrator
1 6 (27.27%) DBA
2 5 (22.73%) SQL DBA
3 4 (18.18%) Analyst
4 2 (9.09%) Architect
4 2 (9.09%) Business Analyst
4 2 (9.09%) Consultant
4 2 (9.09%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 2 (9.09%) Infrastructure Architect
4 2 (9.09%) Infrastructure Support
4 2 (9.09%) Linux Administrator
4 2 (9.09%) Technical Consultant
5 1 (4.55%) Infrastructure Consultant
5 1 (4.55%) Infrastructure Manager
5 1 (4.55%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) Resource Manager
5 1 (4.55%) Storage Consultant
5 1 (4.55%) Support Manager
5 1 (4.55%) Telecoms Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Windows Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.55%) CSS
1 1 (4.55%) Django
1 1 (4.55%) jQuery
1 1 (4.55%) Matplotlib
Miscellaneous
1 5 (22.73%) Clustering
2 3 (13.64%) Data Centre
3 2 (9.09%) Client/Server
3 2 (9.09%) Enterprise Cloud
3 2 (9.09%) HP Storage
4 1 (4.55%) Data Integration
4 1 (4.55%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 12 (54.55%) Windows
2 8 (36.36%) Windows Server
3 7 (31.82%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (31.82%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (18.18%) Linux
4 4 (18.18%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (13.64%) Windows 7
6 2 (9.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (27.27%) Service Delivery
2 3 (13.64%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (9.09%) Asset Management
3 2 (9.09%) Business Analysis
3 2 (9.09%) Business Continuity
3 2 (9.09%) Change Control
3 2 (9.09%) CRM
3 2 (9.09%) E-Commerce
3 2 (9.09%) Enterprise Architecture
3 2 (9.09%) High Availability
3 2 (9.09%) ITIL
3 2 (9.09%) ITSM
3 2 (9.09%) Load Balancing
3 2 (9.09%) Network Design
3 2 (9.09%) Performance Management
3 2 (9.09%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (9.09%) Service Management
4 1 (4.55%) Network Optimisation
4 1 (4.55%) Service Design
Programming Languages
1 8 (36.36%) SQL
2 5 (22.73%) T-SQL
3 1 (4.55%) JavaScript
3 1 (4.55%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (13.64%) Security Cleared
2 2 (9.09%) RHCE
3 1 (4.55%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (4.55%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 3 (13.64%) Hyper-V
1 3 (13.64%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (9.09%) Active Directory
2 2 (9.09%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 1 (4.55%) SCOM
Vendors
1 5 (22.73%) RedGate
2 3 (13.64%) HP
2 3 (13.64%) VMware
3 2 (9.09%) Cisco
3 2 (9.09%) Red Hat
4 1 (4.55%) Alcatel-Lucent
4 1 (4.55%) arcserve
4 1 (4.55%) BT
4 1 (4.55%) CA
4 1 (4.55%) Citrix
4 1 (4.55%) EMC
4 1 (4.55%) NetApp
4 1 (4.55%) Nortel
4 1 (4.55%) Oracle