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 23 January 2017 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
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Capacity Planning
England / East of England
Rank 101 116 118
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +2
Contract jobs citing Capacity Planning 20 10 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.92% 0.43% 0.47%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.15% 0.55% 0.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 5 5
Median daily rate £365 £180 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+102.77% -62.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £162 £440
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £304 £510
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £400
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £21.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £50.00 £39.00 £28.50
% change year-on-year
+28.20% +36.84%

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
1734 1816 1980
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 79.87% 78.41% 76.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 1017 1088 1219
Median daily rate £425 £425 £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £588 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 119 168 140
Median hourly rate £36.89 £40.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.78% +60.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £16.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £55.00 £46.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +53.84%

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 23 January 2017.

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 23 January 2017. 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 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
Bedfordshire +13 5 £600 - 2
Norfolk +9 5 £368 +104.44%
Cambridgeshire 0 5 £400 +70.21% 2
Suffolk - 5 £269 -
Capacity Planning
England

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

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, 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 16 (55.17%) Windows
2 14 (48.28%) SQL
3 13 (44.83%) VMware
4 12 (41.38%) VMware Infrastructure
5 11 (37.93%) Service Delivery
6 10 (34.48%) High Availability
7 9 (31.03%) DNS
7 9 (31.03%) Performance Monitoring
8 8 (27.59%) Data Centre
8 8 (27.59%) Microsoft
8 8 (27.59%) MS Excel
8 8 (27.59%) Windows Server 2003
9 7 (24.14%) SharePoint
9 7 (24.14%) Active Directory
9 7 (24.14%) HP
9 7 (24.14%) Dell
9 7 (24.14%) Microsoft Azure
10 6 (20.69%) Amazon AWS
10 6 (20.69%) Hyper-V
10 6 (20.69%) Agile Software Development
10 6 (20.69%) CRM
10 6 (20.69%) Linux
10 6 (20.69%) ITIL
10 6 (20.69%) SAN
10 6 (20.69%) Finance
10 6 (20.69%) Windows 7
11 5 (17.24%) EMC VNX
11 5 (17.24%) BizTalk Server
11 5 (17.24%) Disaster Recovery
11 5 (17.24%) ITSM

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 7 (24.14%) SharePoint
2 5 (17.24%) BizTalk Server
2 5 (17.24%) IIS
3 3 (10.34%) MS Exchange
4 2 (6.90%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (6.90%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (6.90%) IBM Notes
4 2 (6.90%) WebSphere
4 2 (6.90%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (3.45%) Apache
Applications
1 8 (27.59%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 7 (24.14%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (20.69%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (13.79%) IaaS
4 2 (6.90%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 1 (3.45%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (31.03%) DNS
2 6 (20.69%) SAN
3 4 (13.79%) WAN
4 3 (10.34%) LAN
5 2 (6.90%) DHCP
5 2 (6.90%) SMTP
6 1 (3.45%) Firewall
6 1 (3.45%) LDAP
6 1 (3.45%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (17.24%) SQL Server
2 4 (13.79%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (13.79%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 4 (13.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 4 (13.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (10.34%) Relational Database
4 2 (6.90%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (6.90%) DB2
4 2 (6.90%) MySQL
5 1 (3.45%) MongoDB
5 1 (3.45%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (6.90%) Git (software)
1 2 (6.90%) JIRA
2 1 (3.45%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (3.45%) Vagrant
General
1 6 (20.69%) Finance
2 2 (6.90%) Billing
2 2 (6.90%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 6 (20.69%) DBA
2 4 (13.79%) Architect
2 4 (13.79%) Infrastructure Architect
2 4 (13.79%) SQL DBA
2 4 (13.79%) SQL Server DBA
3 3 (10.34%) Technical Support
4 2 (6.90%) Collaboration Engineer
4 2 (6.90%) DB2 DBA
4 2 (6.90%) Developer
4 2 (6.90%) Django Developer
4 2 (6.90%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (6.90%) IT Manager
4 2 (6.90%) Messaging Engineer
4 2 (6.90%) Microsoft Engineer
4 2 (6.90%) Operations Engineer
4 2 (6.90%) Senior Messaging Engineer
4 2 (6.90%) Windows Engineer
4 2 (6.90%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (3.45%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
5 1 (3.45%) Infrastructure Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.90%) CSS
1 2 (6.90%) Django
1 2 (6.90%) jQuery
1 2 (6.90%) Matplotlib
2 1 (3.45%) LAPP Stack
2 1 (3.45%) SAP Basis
2 1 (3.45%) SAP XI
2 1 (3.45%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 8 (27.59%) Data Centre
2 5 (17.24%) EMC VNX
3 4 (13.79%) Clustering
3 4 (13.79%) Replication
4 3 (10.34%) Management Information System
5 2 (6.90%) Public Cloud
6 1 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 16 (55.17%) Windows
2 8 (27.59%) Windows Server 2003
3 6 (20.69%) Linux
3 6 (20.69%) Windows 7
4 4 (13.79%) Windows Server
5 3 (10.34%) Unix
6 2 (6.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (6.90%) Windows 2000 Server
6 2 (6.90%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (6.90%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (37.93%) Service Delivery
2 10 (34.48%) High Availability
3 9 (31.03%) Performance Monitoring
4 6 (20.69%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (20.69%) CRM
4 6 (20.69%) ITIL
5 5 (17.24%) Continuous Improvement
5 5 (17.24%) Disaster Recovery
5 5 (17.24%) ITSM
6 4 (13.79%) Database Security
6 4 (13.79%) Database Tuning
6 4 (13.79%) Incident Management
6 4 (13.79%) Line Management
6 4 (13.79%) Migration
6 4 (13.79%) Performance Tuning
6 4 (13.79%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (13.79%) Virtual Environments
7 3 (10.34%) Enterprise Architecture
7 3 (10.34%) Load Balancing
7 3 (10.34%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (48.28%) SQL
2 4 (13.79%) T-SQL
3 3 (10.34%) Python
4 2 (6.90%) JavaScript
4 2 (6.90%) PL/SQL
5 1 (3.45%) PHP
5 1 (3.45%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (3.45%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.45%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (3.45%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (41.38%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (24.14%) Active Directory
3 6 (20.69%) Hyper-V
4 5 (17.24%) vSphere
5 4 (13.79%) Virtual Desktop
5 4 (13.79%) VMware ESX
6 1 (3.45%) Docker
6 1 (3.45%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (3.45%) Ansible
1 1 (3.45%) Puppet
1 1 (3.45%) SCCM
Vendors
1 13 (44.83%) VMware
2 8 (27.59%) Microsoft
3 7 (24.14%) Dell
3 7 (24.14%) HP
4 5 (17.24%) EMC
5 4 (13.79%) Avaya
5 4 (13.79%) Epicor
5 4 (13.79%) Oracle
6 2 (6.90%) Lotus
6 2 (6.90%) Red Hat
7 1 (3.45%) Citrix
7 1 (3.45%) CommVault
7 1 (3.45%) SAP
7 1 (3.45%) Veeam