The table below looks at the statistics for Capacity Planning skills in IT contracts advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Capacity Planning over the 3 months to 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Capacity Planning
Rank 68 60 62
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +2
Contract jobs citing Capacity Planning 3 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.35% 0.30% 0.36%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.45% 0.43% 0.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 0
Average daily rate
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£263 £375 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-29.93% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £363 £375
% change year-on-year
-3.44% -3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.00 £23.78 -
% change year-on-year
-7.47% -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Glasgow region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Glasgow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
663 469 597
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 77.82% 70.63% 70.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 297 266 285
Average daily rate £373 £353 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.67% +8.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £200 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £473 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £360
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 8 12
Average hourly rate £15.77 £9.50 £9.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+66.00% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £30.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% -3.22%

Capacity Planning
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Capacity Planning across the Glasgow region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Capacity Planning Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

Capacity Planning
Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Capacity Planning Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow region citing Capacity Planning also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Capacity Planning.

1 6 (66.67%) IIS
1 6 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 5 (55.56%) SQL
3 4 (44.44%) SQL Server
3 4 (44.44%) Rational Rhapsody
4 3 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
4 3 (33.33%) Management Information System
4 3 (33.33%) Finance
4 3 (33.33%) .NET
5 2 (22.22%) Java
5 2 (22.22%) Web Services
5 2 (22.22%) Windows
5 2 (22.22%) Active Directory
5 2 (22.22%) LoadRunner
5 2 (22.22%) Project Management
5 2 (22.22%) H.323
5 2 (22.22%) Mainframe
5 2 (22.22%) CRM
5 2 (22.22%) MS Exchange
5 2 (22.22%) VoIP
5 2 (22.22%) DHCP
5 2 (22.22%) VPN
5 2 (22.22%) DNS
5 2 (22.22%) Supplier Management
5 2 (22.22%) Dynamics CRM
5 2 (22.22%) Degree
5 2 (22.22%) Wi-Fi
5 2 (22.22%) Wireless
5 2 (22.22%) Service Delivery
5 2 (22.22%) Disaster Recovery

Capacity Planning
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow region citing Capacity Planning also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Capacity Planning. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (66.67%) IIS
2 2 (22.22%) MS Exchange
Business Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (22.22%) VoIP
1 2 (22.22%) DHCP
1 2 (22.22%) VPN
1 2 (22.22%) DNS
1 2 (22.22%) H.323
1 2 (22.22%) Wi-Fi
1 2 (22.22%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (44.44%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (44.44%) Rational Rhapsody
2 2 (22.22%) LoadRunner
General
1 3 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Applications Support
2 3 (33.33%) Applications Support Analyst
2 3 (33.33%) Analyst
2 3 (33.33%) Support Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Architect
3 2 (22.22%) IT Manager
3 2 (22.22%) Technical Architect
4 1 (11.11%) Team Leader
4 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Manager
4 1 (11.11%) Support Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (33.33%) .NET
2 2 (22.22%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Management Information System
2 2 (22.22%) Video Conferencing
2 2 (22.22%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 2 (22.22%) Windows
1 2 (22.22%) Windows 7
2 1 (11.11%) UNIX
2 1 (11.11%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (22.22%) Performance Engineering
2 2 (22.22%) Supplier Management
2 2 (22.22%) CRM
2 2 (22.22%) Project Management
2 2 (22.22%) Service Delivery
2 2 (22.22%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (11.11%) Migration
3 1 (11.11%) Data Analysis
3 1 (11.11%) Integration Testing
3 1 (11.11%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 5 (55.56%) SQL
2 2 (22.22%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (22.22%) Active Directory
1 2 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (22.22%) vSphere
Vendors
1 6 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (22.22%) VMware
3 1 (11.11%) Oracle