The table below looks at the statistics for Capacity Planning skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Capacity Planning over the 3 months to 30 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
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Capacity Planning
Rank 57 53 60
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +7
Contract jobs citing Capacity Planning 1 13 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.15% 1.70% 0.15%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.19% 2.24% 0.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 7 0
Median daily rate - £350 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £350 £351
% change year-on-year
+12.85% -0.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £20.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.75 £23.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
+64.13% +4.54%
Capacity Planning
East of England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Hertfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
517 581 495
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 77.63% 76.05% 72.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 266 284 242
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £295 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £548 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 44 28
Median hourly rate £25.00 £32.00 £37.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.87% -13.51%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £9.70 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.25 £44.00 £37.05
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -

Capacity Planning
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 Hertfordshire

Capacity Planning
Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Capacity Planning Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

Capacity Planning
Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Capacity Planning across the Hertfordshire region.

Capacity Planning Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

Capacity Planning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 30 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for Capacity Planning.

1 6 (75.00%) Windows
2 5 (62.50%) Windows Server
3 4 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (50.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 4 (50.00%) RedGate
3 4 (50.00%) SQL
3 4 (50.00%) T-SQL
3 4 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 4 (50.00%) Clustering
3 4 (50.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 4 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2014
5 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database
5 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (12.50%) Data Centre
5 1 (12.50%) ITIL V3
5 1 (12.50%) Capacity Management
5 1 (12.50%) Data Integration
5 1 (12.50%) Windows 7
5 1 (12.50%) Change Management
5 1 (12.50%) Telecoms
5 1 (12.50%) Validation
5 1 (12.50%) Migration
5 1 (12.50%) PDA
5 1 (12.50%) Degree
5 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (12.50%) Retail

Capacity Planning
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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:

Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
1 1 (12.50%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (50.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
1 4 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 4 (50.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 4 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 4 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database
3 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database 11g
General
1 1 (12.50%) Retail
1 1 (12.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) DBA
2 4 (50.00%) SQL DBA
3 3 (37.50%) Administrator
4 1 (12.50%) Capacity Planning Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Desktop Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Desktop Support
4 1 (12.50%) Desktop Support Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Oracle DBA
4 1 (12.50%) Resource Manager
4 1 (12.50%) Support Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Telecoms Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (50.00%) Clustering
2 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (12.50%) Data Centre
2 1 (12.50%) Data Integration
2 1 (12.50%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 6 (75.00%) Windows
2 5 (62.50%) Windows Server
3 4 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (12.50%) Windows 7
4 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (12.50%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (12.50%) Capacity Management
1 1 (12.50%) Change Management
1 1 (12.50%) ITIL
1 1 (12.50%) ITIL V3
1 1 (12.50%) Migration
1 1 (12.50%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 4 (50.00%) SQL
1 4 (50.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) A+ Certification
1 1 (12.50%) Degree
1 1 (12.50%) MCP
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) RedGate
2 1 (12.50%) Apple
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle