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 2 December 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
2 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Capacity Planning
Rank 115 123 127
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +4
Contract jobs citing Capacity Planning 9 11 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.39% 0.42% 0.38%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.49% 0.55% 0.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 2 6
Median daily rate £400 £369 £404
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.47% -8.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £342 £364 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £613 £374 £510
UK excluding London median daily rate £378 £375 £400
% change year-on-year
+0.66% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £17.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £50.00 £22.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+122.22% -35.71%
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
1827 2000 2269
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 80.10% 76.66% 77.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 1060 1145 1458
Median daily rate £425 £425 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £288 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £590
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 143 196 145
Median hourly rate £36.00 £36.50 £23.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.36% +55.31%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £14.95 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £50.68 £48.10
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £34.95 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-14.16% +39.80%

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 2 December 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 2 December 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
Cambridgeshire +5 4 £400 +6.66%
Norfolk - 3 £371 - 1
Bedfordshire +1 1 £575 +58.62%
Suffolk - 1 £288 -
Capacity Planning
England

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

For the 6 months to 2 December 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 11 (36.67%) Windows
2 9 (30.00%) SQL
2 9 (30.00%) DNS
2 9 (30.00%) Active Directory
2 9 (30.00%) VMware
3 8 (26.67%) Microsoft
3 8 (26.67%) Performance Tuning
3 8 (26.67%) Data Centre
4 7 (23.33%) Windows Server 2003
4 7 (23.33%) Oracle
4 7 (23.33%) Linux
5 6 (20.00%) SQL Server
5 6 (20.00%) Cisco
5 6 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 6 (20.00%) Hyper-V
5 6 (20.00%) High Availability
6 5 (16.67%) Performance Monitoring
6 5 (16.67%) SAN
6 5 (16.67%) SMTP
6 5 (16.67%) DHCP
6 5 (16.67%) Unix
6 5 (16.67%) Service Delivery
6 5 (16.67%) Finance
7 4 (13.33%) Migration
7 4 (13.33%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (13.33%) Clustering
7 4 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (13.33%) Replication
7 4 (13.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 4 (13.33%) SQL Server Integration Services

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 4 (13.33%) MS Exchange
2 3 (10.00%) Skype for Business
3 2 (6.67%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (6.67%) IIS
3 2 (6.67%) SharePoint
3 2 (6.67%) WebSphere
3 2 (6.67%) WebSphere Application Server
4 1 (3.33%) Apache
Applications
1 2 (6.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (13.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (6.67%) IaaS
4 1 (3.33%) SaaS
4 1 (3.33%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 9 (30.00%) DNS
2 5 (16.67%) DHCP
2 5 (16.67%) SAN
2 5 (16.67%) SMTP
3 3 (10.00%) Firewall
3 3 (10.00%) LAN
3 3 (10.00%) Network Security
3 3 (10.00%) TCP/IP
3 3 (10.00%) WAN
4 2 (6.67%) BGP
4 2 (6.67%) Ethernet
4 2 (6.67%) FTP
4 2 (6.67%) Internet
4 2 (6.67%) Intrusion Detection
4 2 (6.67%) IPsec
4 2 (6.67%) LDAP
4 2 (6.67%) OSPF
4 2 (6.67%) SNMP
4 2 (6.67%) VPN
5 1 (3.33%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (13.33%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (13.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 4 (13.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 4 (13.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (10.00%) DB2
3 3 (10.00%) Oracle Database
3 3 (10.00%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (6.67%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (6.67%) MySQL
5 1 (3.33%) MongoDB
5 1 (3.33%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (3.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (6.67%) Git (software)
1 2 (6.67%) JIRA
2 1 (3.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (3.33%) Vagrant
General
1 5 (16.67%) Finance
2 2 (6.67%) Billing
2 2 (6.67%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (23.33%) DBA
2 6 (20.00%) Architect
3 4 (13.33%) SQL DBA
3 4 (13.33%) SQL Server DBA
4 3 (10.00%) DB2 DBA
4 3 (10.00%) Infrastructure Architect
4 3 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (10.00%) Network Engineer
4 3 (10.00%) Oracle Architect
4 3 (10.00%) Oracle Technical Architect
4 3 (10.00%) Technical Architect
5 2 (6.67%) Developer
5 2 (6.67%) Django Developer
5 2 (6.67%) IT Manager
6 1 (3.33%) Cisco Engineer
6 1 (3.33%) Infrastructure Manager
6 1 (3.33%) Infrastructure Specialist
6 1 (3.33%) Migration Engineer
6 1 (3.33%) Operations Manager
6 1 (3.33%) Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (10.00%) 802.1X
2 2 (6.67%) CSS
2 2 (6.67%) Django
2 2 (6.67%) jQuery
2 2 (6.67%) Matplotlib
3 1 (3.33%) LAPP Stack
3 1 (3.33%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 8 (26.67%) Data Centre
2 4 (13.33%) Clustering
2 4 (13.33%) Replication
3 3 (10.00%) Mainframe
4 2 (6.67%) Public Cloud
5 1 (3.33%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (3.33%) EMC VNX
5 1 (3.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 11 (36.67%) Windows
2 7 (23.33%) Linux
2 7 (23.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 5 (16.67%) Unix
4 4 (13.33%) Windows Server
4 4 (13.33%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (10.00%) Windows 2000 Server
5 3 (10.00%) Windows 7
5 3 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (6.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (3.33%) Solaris
7 1 (3.33%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (26.67%) Performance Tuning
2 6 (20.00%) High Availability
3 5 (16.67%) Performance Monitoring
3 5 (16.67%) Service Delivery
4 4 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (13.33%) Continuous Improvement
4 4 (13.33%) Database Security
4 4 (13.33%) Database Tuning
4 4 (13.33%) Incident Management
4 4 (13.33%) ITIL
4 4 (13.33%) Line Management
4 4 (13.33%) Migration
4 4 (13.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (13.33%) Virtual Environments
5 3 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (10.00%) Kalman Filter
5 3 (10.00%) Mentoring
5 3 (10.00%) SDLC
5 3 (10.00%) Web Filtering
6 2 (6.67%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 9 (30.00%) SQL
2 4 (13.33%) T-SQL
3 3 (10.00%) C
3 3 (10.00%) PL/SQL
3 3 (10.00%) Python
4 2 (6.67%) JavaScript
5 1 (3.33%) PHP
5 1 (3.33%) PowerShell
5 1 (3.33%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (3.33%) CCDA
1 1 (3.33%) CCDP
1 1 (3.33%) CCNA
1 1 (3.33%) CCNP
1 1 (3.33%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (3.33%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.67%) SLA
2 1 (3.33%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 9 (30.00%) Active Directory
2 6 (20.00%) Hyper-V
2 6 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (6.67%) Firmware
3 2 (6.67%) NFS
3 2 (6.67%) Virtual Desktop
3 2 (6.67%) VMware ESX
4 1 (3.33%) Docker
4 1 (3.33%) vSphere
4 1 (3.33%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 3 (10.00%) Oracle Identity Management
2 2 (6.67%) Puppet
2 2 (6.67%) SCCM
3 1 (3.33%) Ansible
3 1 (3.33%) CA Single Sign-On
3 1 (3.33%) SCOM
Vendors
1 9 (30.00%) VMware
2 8 (26.67%) Microsoft
3 7 (23.33%) Oracle
4 6 (20.00%) Cisco
5 4 (13.33%) Dell
5 4 (13.33%) HP
5 4 (13.33%) IronPort
6 3 (10.00%) SAP
7 2 (6.67%) Avaya
7 2 (6.67%) Citrix
7 2 (6.67%) Epicor
7 2 (6.67%) Red Hat
8 1 (3.33%) CommVault
8 1 (3.33%) EMC
8 1 (3.33%) F5
8 1 (3.33%) SolarWinds
8 1 (3.33%) Sourcefire
8 1 (3.33%) Veeam