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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Capacity Planning over the 3 months to 3 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
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Capacity Planning
Rank 122 122 117
Rank change year-on-year
0 -5
Contract jobs citing Capacity Planning 18 23 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.60% 0.74% 0.50%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.79% 0.96% 0.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 14 9
Average daily rate
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£300 £388 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.58% +19.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £272 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £405 £500 £353
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Average hourly rate £23.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.50 £46.75 £32.56
% change year-on-year
-49.73% +43.60%
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
2292 2400 1742
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 75.79% 77.59% 72.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 1363 1450 869
Average daily rate £400 £400 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £515
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 162 147 127
Average hourly rate £30.00 £29.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.69% -15.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.50 £12.55
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.34 £43.98 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £26.98 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+20.48% -11.55%

Capacity Planning
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Capacity Planning across the East of England region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 3 September 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Capacity Planning within the East of England region over the 3 months to 3 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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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
Bedfordshire +18 10 £331 -33.75% 2
Hertfordshire +6 3 £320 - 4
Cambridgeshire -17 3 - - 2
Essex - 2 £250 - 2
Capacity Planning
England

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

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 22 (48.89%) Windows
2 19 (42.22%) Active Directory
3 16 (35.56%) SAN
3 16 (35.56%) Windows Server 2003
4 15 (33.33%) SQL Server
5 14 (31.11%) Windows Server 2008
6 13 (28.89%) Windows Server 2012
7 12 (26.67%) LAN
7 12 (26.67%) Cisco
8 11 (24.44%) WAN
8 11 (24.44%) MS Exchange
8 11 (24.44%) SharePoint
8 11 (24.44%) Wireless
8 11 (24.44%) SQL Server 2005
8 11 (24.44%) Windows 7
8 11 (24.44%) Network Management
9 10 (22.22%) Change Control
9 10 (22.22%) SQL Server 2008
9 10 (22.22%) Hyper-V
9 10 (22.22%) HP
10 9 (20.00%) ITIL
10 9 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2003
10 9 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
10 9 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
10 9 (20.00%) Data Centre
11 8 (17.78%) HP Storage
11 8 (17.78%) CA
11 8 (17.78%) ARCserve
11 8 (17.78%) Firewall
11 8 (17.78%) VMware

Capacity Planning
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 11 (24.44%) SharePoint
1 11 (24.44%) MS Exchange
2 9 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2003
2 9 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (6.67%) OpenEdge
4 2 (4.44%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (2.22%) Oracle Application Server
5 1 (2.22%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (2.22%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 2 (4.44%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (8.89%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (4.44%) Office 365
3 1 (2.22%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (35.56%) SAN
2 12 (26.67%) LAN
3 11 (24.44%) WAN
3 11 (24.44%) Wireless
4 8 (17.78%) Firewall
5 4 (8.89%) DNS
6 3 (6.67%) TCP/IP
6 3 (6.67%) Cisco Nexus
7 2 (4.44%) IOS XR
7 2 (4.44%) NX-OS
7 2 (4.44%) Cisco ASA
7 2 (4.44%) NAS
7 2 (4.44%) DHCP
7 2 (4.44%) IP Telephony
7 2 (4.44%) Network Security
7 2 (4.44%) MPLS
7 2 (4.44%) OSPF
7 2 (4.44%) BGP
7 2 (4.44%) EIGRP
7 2 (4.44%) IGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 11 (24.44%) SQL Server 2005
3 10 (22.22%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (11.11%) MySQL
5 4 (8.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (6.67%) Relational Database
7 2 (4.44%) Oracle Database
7 2 (4.44%) RDBMS
8 1 (2.22%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (2.22%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (2.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (2.22%) Azure SQL Database
8 1 (2.22%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (2.22%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 1 (2.22%) Visual Studio
1 1 (2.22%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (2.22%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 4 (8.89%) Finance
2 2 (4.44%) Retail
3 1 (2.22%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.22%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.22%) Banking
Job Titles
1 11 (24.44%) Analyst
2 10 (22.22%) DBA
3 8 (17.78%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 7 (15.56%) Support Analyst
5 6 (13.33%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
6 4 (8.89%) MySQL DBA
6 4 (8.89%) Operations Engineer
7 3 (6.67%) Network Engineer
7 3 (6.67%) Progress DBA
7 3 (6.67%) Planning Manager
7 3 (6.67%) SQL DBA
7 3 (6.67%) Capacity Planning Manager
7 3 (6.67%) Administrator
8 2 (4.44%) Consultant
8 2 (4.44%) Service Manager
8 2 (4.44%) Senior Network Engineer
8 2 (4.44%) Operations Analyst
9 1 (2.22%) Delivery Manager
9 1 (2.22%) Applications Architect
9 1 (2.22%) Desktop Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.22%) Web Services
1 1 (2.22%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 9 (20.00%) Data Centre
2 8 (17.78%) HP Storage
3 4 (8.89%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (8.89%) Replication
3 4 (8.89%) Clustering
4 2 (4.44%) CMDB
5 1 (2.22%) Celerra
5 1 (2.22%) Symmetrix DMX
5 1 (2.22%) CLARiiON
5 1 (2.22%) Symmetrix
5 1 (2.22%) EMC Centera
5 1 (2.22%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.22%) Blackberry
5 1 (2.22%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.22%) EMC VNX
5 1 (2.22%) HP StoreVirtual
Operating Systems
1 22 (48.89%) Windows
2 16 (35.56%) Windows Server 2003
3 14 (31.11%) Windows Server 2008
4 13 (28.89%) Windows Server 2012
5 11 (24.44%) Windows 7
6 4 (8.89%) UNIX
7 3 (6.67%) Solaris
7 3 (6.67%) Linux
8 2 (4.44%) Tru64
9 1 (2.22%) Windows 2000 Server
9 1 (2.22%) Windows XP
9 1 (2.22%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (24.44%) Network Management
2 10 (22.22%) Change Control
3 9 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
3 9 (20.00%) ITIL
4 6 (13.33%) Disaster Recovery
5 5 (11.11%) Service Delivery
6 4 (8.89%) Service Management
6 4 (8.89%) Statistical Analysis
6 4 (8.89%) Capacity Management
7 3 (6.67%) Database Security
7 3 (6.67%) Resource Management
8 2 (4.44%) Incident Management
8 2 (4.44%) Root Cause Analysis
8 2 (4.44%) High Availability
8 2 (4.44%) CRM
8 2 (4.44%) ITSM
8 2 (4.44%) Migration
8 2 (4.44%) Network Design
8 2 (4.44%) Project Management
9 1 (2.22%) Strategic Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (13.33%) SQL
2 5 (11.11%) T-SQL
3 3 (6.67%) Perl
4 2 (4.44%) Python
4 2 (4.44%) Shell Script
5 1 (2.22%) AWK
5 1 (2.22%) Korn
5 1 (2.22%) C-shell
5 1 (2.22%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 4 (8.89%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (6.67%) CCNP
2 3 (6.67%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (4.44%) Degree
3 2 (4.44%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (4.44%) CCIE
4 1 (2.22%) CCDP
4 1 (2.22%) Citrix Certification
4 1 (2.22%) SC Cleared
4 1 (2.22%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.22%) SLA
System Software
1 19 (42.22%) Active Directory
2 10 (22.22%) Hyper-V
3 6 (13.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (4.44%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (4.44%) Xen
5 1 (2.22%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 1 (2.22%) Firmware
5 1 (2.22%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 8 (17.78%) ARCserve
2 2 (4.44%) Cisco IPCC
3 1 (2.22%) SCOM
Vendors
1 12 (26.67%) Cisco
2 10 (22.22%) HP
3 8 (17.78%) CA
3 8 (17.78%) VMware
4 7 (15.56%) Microsoft
5 5 (11.11%) Citrix
6 3 (6.67%) Progress
7 2 (4.44%) Oracle
7 2 (4.44%) Avaya
7 2 (4.44%) Compaq
7 2 (4.44%) Brocade
7 2 (4.44%) 3PAR
7 2 (4.44%) Red Hat
8 1 (2.22%) F5
8 1 (2.22%) IronPort
8 1 (2.22%) Veeam
8 1 (2.22%) Sourcefire
8 1 (2.22%) CommVault
8 1 (2.22%) NetApp
8 1 (2.22%) EMC
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