The table below looks at the statistics for Capacity Planning skills in IT contracts advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Capacity Planning over the 3 months to 27 August 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
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Capacity Planning
Rank 85 90 71
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -19
Contract jobs citing Capacity Planning 1 2 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.086% 0.12% 1.07%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.10% 0.15% 1.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 5
Median daily rate - £445 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.22%
UK excluding London median daily rate £391 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £23.50 £22.00
% change year-on-year
+19.14% +6.81%
Capacity Planning
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Edinburgh region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
960 1361 982
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 82.26% 81.35% 80.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 552 727 548
Median daily rate £385 £388 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.64% -3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £285 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £500 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 9 9
Median hourly rate £42.50 £15.75 £15.77
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+169.84% -0.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.71 £12.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.25 £40.38 £22.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £33.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +26.92%

Capacity Planning
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Edinburgh 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 Edinburgh

Capacity Planning
Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Capacity Planning Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

Capacity Planning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for Capacity Planning.

1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) Scrum
2 1 (33.33%) VMware
2 1 (33.33%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) LAN
2 1 (33.33%) WAN
2 1 (33.33%) SSL
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco
2 1 (33.33%) Citrix
2 1 (33.33%) CheckPoint
2 1 (33.33%) DMZ
2 1 (33.33%) Service Delivery
2 1 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (33.33%) Firewall
2 1 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) TDD
2 1 (33.33%) Banking
2 1 (33.33%) Retail
2 1 (33.33%) Fortinet
2 1 (33.33%) Project Planning
2 1 (33.33%) Java EE
2 1 (33.33%) Network Security
2 1 (33.33%) Kanban
2 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (33.33%) RESTful
2 1 (33.33%) F5
2 1 (33.33%) Change Control
2 1 (33.33%) NetScaler
2 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Management

Capacity Planning
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) DMZ
1 1 (33.33%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
1 1 (33.33%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
1 1 (33.33%) Firewall
1 1 (33.33%) LAN
1 1 (33.33%) NetScaler
1 1 (33.33%) Network Security
1 1 (33.33%) SSL
1 1 (33.33%) WAN
General
1 1 (33.33%) Banking
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
1 1 (33.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Cloud Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Cloud Solutions Architect
1 1 (33.33%) IT Manager
1 1 (33.33%) IT Services Manager
1 1 (33.33%) IT Technical Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Network Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Network Security Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Security Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Service Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Solutions Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Technical Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Technical Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Technical Services Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Technical Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) Java EE
1 1 (33.33%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Data Centre
1 1 (33.33%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) Scrum
2 1 (33.33%) Change Control
2 1 (33.33%) Coaching
2 1 (33.33%) DDoS Mitigation
2 1 (33.33%) DevOps
2 1 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Management
2 1 (33.33%) Kanban
2 1 (33.33%) Mentoring
2 1 (33.33%) Network Monitoring
2 1 (33.33%) Project Planning
2 1 (33.33%) Service Delivery
2 1 (33.33%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) KVM
1 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) CheckPoint
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco
1 1 (33.33%) Citrix
1 1 (33.33%) F5
1 1 (33.33%) Fortinet
1 1 (33.33%) Prolexic
1 1 (33.33%) VMware