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 25 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
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Capacity Planning
Rank 52 69 66
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -3
Contract jobs citing Capacity Planning 8 4 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 1.14% 0.49% 0.39%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.54% 0.67% 0.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 3 0
Median daily rate £325 £350 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +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
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
521 601 617
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 74.01% 73.83% 80.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 306 310 342
Median daily rate £420 £400 £395
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% +1.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £396 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.01% +5.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 47 28
Median hourly rate £45.00 £33.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+36.36% +120.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.45 £9.00 £10.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £42.50 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £32.54 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-7.80% +30.16%

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
Contract Job Locations in Hertfordshire

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 Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 25 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Watford - 4 £330 - 1
Welwyn Garden City -2 1 £440 +25.71%
Hemel Hempstead - 1 - -
St Albans - 1 £325 -
Capacity Planning
East of England

Capacity Planning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 25 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for Capacity Planning.

1 4 (44.44%) SQL
1 4 (44.44%) T-SQL
1 4 (44.44%) Oracle
1 4 (44.44%) SQL Server
1 4 (44.44%) SAN
1 4 (44.44%) Stakeholder Management
1 4 (44.44%) Replication
1 4 (44.44%) Clustering
1 4 (44.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 4 (44.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 4 (44.44%) Incident Management
1 4 (44.44%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 4 (44.44%) SQL Server 2008
1 4 (44.44%) Database Tuning
1 4 (44.44%) Hyper-V
1 4 (44.44%) Continuous Improvement
1 4 (44.44%) Database Security
1 4 (44.44%) Performance Tuning
1 4 (44.44%) Performance Monitoring
1 4 (44.44%) Line Management
1 4 (44.44%) Virtual Environments
2 3 (33.33%) Change Management
2 3 (33.33%) VPN
2 3 (33.33%) DNS
3 2 (22.22%) Cisco
3 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
3 2 (22.22%) Active Directory
3 2 (22.22%) SMTP
3 2 (22.22%) DHCP
3 2 (22.22%) Ethernet

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 (11.11%) MS Excel
1 1 (11.11%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 4 (44.44%) SAN
2 3 (33.33%) DNS
2 3 (33.33%) VPN
3 2 (22.22%) BGP
3 2 (22.22%) DHCP
3 2 (22.22%) Ethernet
3 2 (22.22%) Firewall
3 2 (22.22%) FTP
3 2 (22.22%) Internet
3 2 (22.22%) Intrusion Detection
3 2 (22.22%) IPsec
3 2 (22.22%) Network Security
3 2 (22.22%) OSPF
3 2 (22.22%) SMTP
3 2 (22.22%) SNMP
3 2 (22.22%) TCP/IP
4 1 (11.11%) DSL
4 1 (11.11%) LAN
4 1 (11.11%) WAN
4 1 (11.11%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (44.44%) SQL Server
1 4 (44.44%) SQL Server 2008
1 4 (44.44%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 4 (44.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 4 (44.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 2 (22.22%) Telecoms
2 1 (11.11%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) DBA
1 4 (44.44%) SQL DBA
1 4 (44.44%) SQL Server DBA
2 2 (22.22%) Network Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Desktop Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Desktop Support
3 1 (11.11%) Desktop Support Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Specialist
3 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Support
3 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Support Specialist
3 1 (11.11%) SCCM Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) SCCM Specialist
3 1 (11.11%) Support Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Support Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) 802.1X
2 1 (11.11%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 4 (44.44%) Clustering
1 4 (44.44%) Replication
2 2 (22.22%) Data Centre
3 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (11.11%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 2 (22.22%) Linux
1 2 (22.22%) Windows
2 1 (11.11%) Windows 7
2 1 (11.11%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Continuous Improvement
1 4 (44.44%) Database Security
1 4 (44.44%) Database Tuning
1 4 (44.44%) Incident Management
1 4 (44.44%) Line Management
1 4 (44.44%) Performance Monitoring
1 4 (44.44%) Performance Tuning
1 4 (44.44%) Stakeholder Management
1 4 (44.44%) Virtual Environments
2 3 (33.33%) Change Management
3 2 (22.22%) ITIL
3 2 (22.22%) Penetration Testing
3 2 (22.22%) Server Hardening
4 1 (11.11%) High Availability
4 1 (11.11%) ITIL V3
4 1 (11.11%) Patch Management
4 1 (11.11%) Software Deployment
4 1 (11.11%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 4 (44.44%) SQL
1 4 (44.44%) T-SQL
2 1 (11.11%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) A+ Certification
1 1 (11.11%) Degree
1 1 (11.11%) MCP
System Software
1 4 (44.44%) Hyper-V
2 2 (22.22%) Active Directory
2 2 (22.22%) Firmware
2 2 (22.22%) NFS
Systems Management
1 2 (22.22%) SCCM
2 1 (11.11%) Puppet
2 1 (11.11%) SCOM
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) Oracle
2 2 (22.22%) Cisco
2 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
2 2 (22.22%) VMware
3 1 (11.11%) Apple
3 1 (11.11%) CommVault
3 1 (11.11%) SolarWinds
3 1 (11.11%) Veeam