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 May 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 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Capacity Planning
Rank 87 81 66
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -15
Contract jobs citing Capacity Planning 2 7 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.14% 0.49% 1.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.17% 0.60% 1.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 8
Median daily rate - £425 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +1.19%
UK excluding London median daily rate £385 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.75 £23.00 £22.25
% change year-on-year
+64.13% +3.37%
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
1174 1162 906
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 82.33% 81.32% 75.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 669 647 554
Median daily rate £400 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £270 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 16 20
Median hourly rate £20.50 £37.50 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-45.33% +50.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.95 £14.00 £18.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £42.50 £32.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -

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 May 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 15 (75.00%) Web Services
1 15 (75.00%) Linux
2 14 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (65.00%) Data Centre
4 12 (60.00%) Waterfall
4 12 (60.00%) Project Management
5 11 (55.00%) HTTP
5 11 (55.00%) Disaster Recovery
5 11 (55.00%) Infrastructure Management
5 11 (55.00%) User Acceptance Testing
5 11 (55.00%) System Testing
5 11 (55.00%) Kalman Filter
5 11 (55.00%) Web Filtering
6 10 (50.00%) SDLC
7 9 (45.00%) Software Testing
7 9 (45.00%) SOAP
7 9 (45.00%) XML
8 8 (40.00%) Release Management
8 8 (40.00%) Relational Database
8 8 (40.00%) Continuous Delivery
9 7 (35.00%) API Design
9 7 (35.00%) Unit Testing
9 7 (35.00%) RESTful
9 7 (35.00%) Continuous Integration
9 7 (35.00%) Open Source
9 7 (35.00%) Web Development
9 7 (35.00%) JSON
9 7 (35.00%) Refactoring
9 7 (35.00%) JavaScript
9 7 (35.00%) Mac OS X

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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (10.00%) Apache
1 2 (10.00%) IIS
1 2 (10.00%) nginx
2 1 (5.00%) JBoss
2 1 (5.00%) MQSeries
2 1 (5.00%) Tomcat
2 1 (5.00%) WebSphere
2 1 (5.00%) WebSphere Application Server
Cloud Services
1 6 (30.00%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (30.00%) Amazon EC2
1 6 (30.00%) Amazon ELB
1 6 (30.00%) Amazon S3
2 2 (10.00%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 11 (55.00%) HTTP
2 6 (30.00%) Reverse Proxy
3 4 (20.00%) DNS
3 4 (20.00%) SSL
3 4 (20.00%) TCP/IP
4 2 (10.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (40.00%) Relational Database
General
1 2 (10.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 4 (20.00%) Developer
3 3 (15.00%) Software Engineer
3 3 (15.00%) Web Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) AIX Consultant
4 2 (10.00%) Architect
4 2 (10.00%) Consultant
4 2 (10.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 2 (10.00%) PHP Developer
4 2 (10.00%) Technical Architect
5 1 (5.00%) IT Services Manager
5 1 (5.00%) JavaScript Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Senior Software Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Service Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Software Development Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Technical Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Technical Services Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Technical Solutions Architect
5 1 (5.00%) Test Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Web Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (75.00%) Web Services
2 9 (45.00%) SOAP
2 9 (45.00%) XML
3 7 (35.00%) JSON
3 7 (35.00%) RESTful
4 5 (25.00%) AngularJS
4 5 (25.00%) CSS
4 5 (25.00%) CSS3
4 5 (25.00%) HTML
4 5 (25.00%) HTML5
4 5 (25.00%) jQuery
4 5 (25.00%) RequireJS
5 2 (10.00%) REST
6 1 (5.00%) IBM Integration Bus
Miscellaneous
1 13 (65.00%) Data Centre
2 3 (15.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 15 (75.00%) Linux
2 7 (35.00%) Mac OS X
3 4 (20.00%) Windows
4 2 (10.00%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (60.00%) Project Management
2 12 (60.00%) Waterfall
3 11 (55.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 11 (55.00%) Infrastructure Management
3 11 (55.00%) Kalman Filter
3 11 (55.00%) System Testing
3 11 (55.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 11 (55.00%) Web Filtering
4 10 (50.00%) SDLC
5 9 (45.00%) Software Testing
6 8 (40.00%) Continuous Delivery
6 8 (40.00%) Release Management
7 7 (35.00%) API Design
7 7 (35.00%) Continuous Integration
7 7 (35.00%) Open Source
7 7 (35.00%) Refactoring
7 7 (35.00%) Unit Testing
7 7 (35.00%) Web Development
8 6 (30.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 7 (35.00%) JavaScript
2 6 (30.00%) Java
3 2 (10.00%) Perl
3 2 (10.00%) PHP
3 2 (10.00%) PHP 5
3 2 (10.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (10.00%) IISP
1 2 (10.00%) ISEB
1 2 (10.00%) ISTQB
2 1 (5.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (30.00%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 1 (5.00%) Ab Initio
1 1 (5.00%) Oracle