The table below looks at the statistics for Capacity Planning skills in IT contracts advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Capacity Planning over the 3 months to 11 February 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.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Capacity Planning
Rank 46 40 37
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -3
Contract jobs citing Capacity Planning 2 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 0.63% 0.37% 0.47%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.87% 0.52% 0.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 1
Average daily rate £430 - £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £381 £400 £425
% change year-on-year
-4.68% -5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £25.00 £115.00
% change year-on-year
- -78.26%
Capacity Planning
South East

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Kent
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
231 194 136
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 72.87% 71.06% 63.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 179 113 84
Average daily rate £350 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £290 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 12 10
Average hourly rate £170.00 £40.00 £16.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+325.00% +146.15%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.46 £9.00 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £185.00 £40.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

Capacity Planning
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

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

Capacity Planning Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

Capacity Planning
Daily Rate Trend in Kent

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

Capacity Planning Daily Rate Trend in Kent

Capacity Planning
Hourly Rate Trend in Kent

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

Capacity Planning Hourly Rate Trend in Kent

Capacity Planning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Kent 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 3 (100.00%) IBM
2 2 (66.67%) Unix
2 2 (66.67%) AIX
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) T-SQL
3 1 (33.33%) VBScript
3 1 (33.33%) VB
3 1 (33.33%) .NET
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (33.33%) DB2
3 1 (33.33%) Vignette
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (33.33%) Cognos
3 1 (33.33%) DTS
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) Informatica
3 1 (33.33%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (33.33%) DataStage
3 1 (33.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (33.33%) Netezza
3 1 (33.33%) WebSphere
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (33.33%) Pega
3 1 (33.33%) FileNet
3 1 (33.33%) Finance
3 1 (33.33%) PL/SQL
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database

Capacity Planning
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Kent 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 1 (33.33%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (33.33%) FileNet
1 1 (33.33%) WebSphere
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) DataStage
1 1 (33.33%) DB2
1 1 (33.33%) DTS
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Analysis Services
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Forms
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Analyst
1 3 (100.00%) DBA
1 3 (100.00%) Production DBA
1 3 (100.00%) Production Support Analyst
1 3 (100.00%) Support Analyst
2 2 (66.67%) Senior Analyst
2 2 (66.67%) Senior DBA
2 2 (66.67%) Senior IT Support
2 2 (66.67%) Senior Support Analyst
3 1 (33.33%) DB2 DBA
3 1 (33.33%) DB2 Support
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle Analyst
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle DBA
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle Support Analyst
3 1 (33.33%) Senior DB2 DBA
3 1 (33.33%) Senior Oracle Analyst
3 1 (33.33%) Senior Oracle DBA
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Analyst
3 1 (33.33%) SQL DBA
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) .NET
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) AIX
1 2 (66.67%) Unix
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) PL/SQL
2 1 (33.33%) T-SQL
2 1 (33.33%) VB
2 1 (33.33%) VBScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) IBM
2 1 (33.33%) Cognos
2 1 (33.33%) Informatica
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) Netezza
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle
2 1 (33.33%) Pega
2 1 (33.33%) Vignette