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 28 February 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
28 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Capacity Planning
England / East of England
Rank 115 107 112
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +5
Contract jobs citing Capacity Planning 12 15 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.55% 0.63% 0.59%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.67% 0.79% 0.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 10 7
Median daily rate £288 £315 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.73% -10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £177 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £461 £391 £460
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £385
% change year-on-year
- -2.59%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £21.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £25.00

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
1789 1895 1992
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 81.91% 79.92% 78.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 1082 1137 1205
Median daily rate £426 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.11% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £278 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £588 £563
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £399
% change year-on-year
+2.00% +0.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 96 160 146
Median hourly rate £41.00 £37.50 £24.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.33% +53.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £15.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.00 £56.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +37.93%

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 28 February 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 28 February 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 +3 4 £625 - 2
Suffolk - 4 £250 -
Norfolk +7 3 £368 +104.16%
Cambridgeshire +8 1 - - 2
Capacity Planning
England

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

For the 6 months to 28 February 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 15 (68.18%) Windows
2 12 (54.55%) VMware
2 12 (54.55%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (45.45%) Service Delivery
3 10 (45.45%) SQL
4 9 (40.91%) DNS
4 9 (40.91%) High Availability
5 8 (36.36%) Data Centre
5 8 (36.36%) MS Excel
5 8 (36.36%) Windows Server 2003
6 7 (31.82%) Microsoft
6 7 (31.82%) SharePoint
6 7 (31.82%) HP
6 7 (31.82%) Dell
6 7 (31.82%) Microsoft Azure
7 6 (27.27%) Amazon AWS
7 6 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (27.27%) CRM
7 6 (27.27%) Linux
7 6 (27.27%) ITIL
7 6 (27.27%) Active Directory
7 6 (27.27%) Finance
8 5 (22.73%) ITSM
8 5 (22.73%) BizTalk Server
8 5 (22.73%) IIS
8 5 (22.73%) EMC
8 5 (22.73%) vSphere
8 5 (22.73%) EMC VNX
8 5 (22.73%) Windows 7
8 5 (22.73%) Performance Monitoring

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 (31.82%) SharePoint
2 5 (22.73%) BizTalk Server
2 5 (22.73%) IIS
3 3 (13.64%) MS Exchange
4 2 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (9.09%) IBM Notes
4 2 (9.09%) WebSphere
4 2 (9.09%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (4.55%) Apache
Applications
1 8 (36.36%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 7 (31.82%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (27.27%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (18.18%) IaaS
4 2 (9.09%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 1 (4.55%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (40.91%) DNS
2 3 (13.64%) WAN
3 2 (9.09%) DHCP
3 2 (9.09%) LAN
3 2 (9.09%) SAN
3 2 (9.09%) SMTP
4 1 (4.55%) Firewall
4 1 (4.55%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (13.64%) Relational Database
2 2 (9.09%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (9.09%) DB2
2 2 (9.09%) MySQL
3 1 (4.55%) MongoDB
3 1 (4.55%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (9.09%) Git (software)
1 2 (9.09%) JIRA
2 1 (4.55%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (4.55%) Vagrant
General
1 6 (27.27%) Finance
2 2 (9.09%) Billing
2 2 (9.09%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 3 (13.64%) Architect
1 3 (13.64%) Infrastructure Architect
1 3 (13.64%) Technical Support
2 2 (9.09%) Collaboration Engineer
2 2 (9.09%) DB2 DBA
2 2 (9.09%) DBA
2 2 (9.09%) Developer
2 2 (9.09%) Django Developer
2 2 (9.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (9.09%) IT Manager
2 2 (9.09%) Messaging Engineer
2 2 (9.09%) Microsoft Engineer
2 2 (9.09%) Senior Messaging Engineer
2 2 (9.09%) Windows Engineer
2 2 (9.09%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (4.55%) AWS Architect
3 1 (4.55%) IT Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (4.55%) Operations Engineer
3 1 (4.55%) Senior Operations Engineer
3 1 (4.55%) Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (9.09%) CSS
1 2 (9.09%) Django
1 2 (9.09%) jQuery
1 2 (9.09%) Matplotlib
2 1 (4.55%) LAPP Stack
2 1 (4.55%) SAP Basis
2 1 (4.55%) SAP XI
Miscellaneous
1 8 (36.36%) Data Centre
2 5 (22.73%) EMC VNX
3 2 (9.09%) Management Information System
3 2 (9.09%) Public Cloud
4 1 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 15 (68.18%) Windows
2 8 (36.36%) Windows Server 2003
3 6 (27.27%) Linux
4 5 (22.73%) Windows 7
5 4 (18.18%) Windows Server
6 3 (13.64%) Unix
7 2 (9.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (9.09%) Windows 2000 Server
7 2 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (45.45%) Service Delivery
2 9 (40.91%) High Availability
3 6 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (27.27%) CRM
3 6 (27.27%) ITIL
4 5 (22.73%) ITSM
4 5 (22.73%) Performance Monitoring
5 4 (18.18%) Disaster Recovery
5 4 (18.18%) Migration
6 3 (13.64%) Configuration Management
6 3 (13.64%) E-Commerce
6 3 (13.64%) Enterprise Architecture
6 3 (13.64%) Load Balancing
6 3 (13.64%) Planning and Forecasting
6 3 (13.64%) Service Management
7 2 (9.09%) Business Continuity
7 2 (9.09%) Capacity Management
7 2 (9.09%) Change Management
7 2 (9.09%) Issue Tracking
7 2 (9.09%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 10 (45.45%) SQL
2 3 (13.64%) Python
3 2 (9.09%) JavaScript
3 2 (9.09%) PL/SQL
4 1 (4.55%) PHP
4 1 (4.55%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (4.55%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (4.55%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (54.55%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (27.27%) Active Directory
3 5 (22.73%) vSphere
4 4 (18.18%) Virtual Desktop
4 4 (18.18%) VMware ESX
5 2 (9.09%) Hyper-V
6 1 (4.55%) Docker
6 1 (4.55%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (4.55%) Ansible
1 1 (4.55%) Puppet
Vendors
1 12 (54.55%) VMware
2 7 (31.82%) Dell
2 7 (31.82%) HP
2 7 (31.82%) Microsoft
3 5 (22.73%) EMC
4 4 (18.18%) Avaya
4 4 (18.18%) Epicor
5 2 (9.09%) Lotus
5 2 (9.09%) Red Hat
6 1 (4.55%) Citrix
6 1 (4.55%) SAP