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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Capacity Planning over the 3 months to 30 April 2016 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.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Capacity Planning
Rank 55 56 69
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +13
Contract jobs citing Capacity Planning 2 6 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.28% 0.92% 0.39%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.37% 1.23% 0.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 0
Average daily rate £394 £335 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.53% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £383 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+9.28% -0.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.00 £34.00 £23.00
% change year-on-year
+14.70% +47.82%
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
545 487 567
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 76.12% 74.69% 74.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 285 245 285
Average daily rate £425 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £285 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £538 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 32 28
Average hourly rate £42.65 £25.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+70.58% -23.07%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.60 £11.30 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £38.50 £37.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £30.75 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+17.07% -2.38%

Capacity Planning
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Capacity Planning across the Hertfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Capacity Planning within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 30 April 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hemel Hempstead - 2 £394 -
Capacity Planning
East of England

Capacity Planning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 5 (55.56%) Windows
1 5 (55.56%) Windows Server
2 4 (44.44%) RedGate
2 4 (44.44%) Windows Server 2012
2 4 (44.44%) SQL
2 4 (44.44%) T-SQL
2 4 (44.44%) Clustering
2 4 (44.44%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 4 (44.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 4 (44.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 4 (44.44%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 4 (44.44%) SQL Server
2 4 (44.44%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (44.44%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (22.22%) Retail
3 2 (22.22%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (11.11%) Capacity Management
4 1 (11.11%) Oracle Database
4 1 (11.11%) Data Centre
4 1 (11.11%) Data Integration
4 1 (11.11%) SC Cleared
4 1 (11.11%) Security Cleared
4 1 (11.11%) Statistics
4 1 (11.11%) Problem Management
4 1 (11.11%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (11.11%) Telecoms
4 1 (11.11%) Migration
4 1 (11.11%) 3Com
4 1 (11.11%) Oracle
4 1 (11.11%) LAN

Capacity Planning
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) LAN
1 1 (11.11%) TCP/IP
1 1 (11.11%) VPN
1 1 (11.11%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (44.44%) Microsoft Analysis Services
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
2 2 (22.22%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (11.11%) Oracle Database
3 1 (11.11%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (11.11%) Oracle Database 11g
General
1 2 (22.22%) Retail
2 1 (11.11%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) DBA
2 4 (44.44%) SQL DBA
3 3 (33.33%) Administrator
4 1 (11.11%) Capacity Planning Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Cisco Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Coordinator
4 1 (11.11%) Juniper Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) LAN Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) LAN/WAN Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Network Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Oracle DBA
4 1 (11.11%) Project Coordinator
4 1 (11.11%) Resource Manager
4 1 (11.11%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Telecoms Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) WAN Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (44.44%) Clustering
2 1 (11.11%) Data Centre
2 1 (11.11%) Data Integration
2 1 (11.11%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 5 (55.56%) Windows
1 5 (55.56%) Windows Server
2 4 (44.44%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (44.44%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (11.11%) Capacity Management
1 1 (11.11%) Migration
1 1 (11.11%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (44.44%) SQL
1 4 (44.44%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) SC Cleared
1 1 (11.11%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) SLA
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) RedGate
2 1 (11.11%) 3Com
2 1 (11.11%) Cisco
2 1 (11.11%) Juniper
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle