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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Capacity Planning over the 3 months to 24 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
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Capacity Planning
Rank 51 24 31
Rank change year-on-year
-27 +7
Contract jobs citing Capacity Planning 2 11 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 0.49% 4.49% 2.16%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.68% 6.08% 3.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 3
Median daily rate £434 £475 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.63% +11.76%
UK excluding London median daily rate £385 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £17.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £27.50 £23.00
% change year-on-year
+38.18% +19.56%
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
294 181 165
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 72.41% 73.88% 71.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 212 94 102
Median daily rate £390 £338 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.55% -10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £525 £546
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 7 4
Median hourly rate £170.00 £11.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1378.26% -34.28%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £31.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+12.90% +3.33%

Capacity Planning
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Kent 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 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 24 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 Kent region with a requirement for Capacity Planning.

1 4 (80.00%) SQL
1 4 (80.00%) IBM
2 3 (60.00%) Oracle
2 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (40.00%) PL/SQL
3 2 (40.00%) .NET
3 2 (40.00%) T-SQL
3 2 (40.00%) VBScript
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (40.00%) Unix
3 2 (40.00%) AIX
3 2 (40.00%) Oracle Forms
3 2 (40.00%) Cognos
3 2 (40.00%) DTS
3 2 (40.00%) Informatica
3 2 (40.00%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (40.00%) DataStage
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 2 (40.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (40.00%) Netezza
3 2 (40.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (40.00%) Oracle Database
4 1 (20.00%) Coaching
4 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (20.00%) Technical Architecture
4 1 (20.00%) Degree
4 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
4 1 (20.00%) Economics
4 1 (20.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager

Capacity Planning
Top Related IT Skills in Kent 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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (40.00%) BizTalk Server
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (40.00%) DataStage
2 2 (40.00%) DTS
2 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 2 (40.00%) Oracle Database
2 2 (40.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 2 (40.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle Forms
General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Analyst
1 4 (80.00%) Production Support Analyst
1 4 (80.00%) Support Analyst
2 3 (60.00%) DBA
2 3 (60.00%) Production DBA
3 2 (40.00%) Oracle Analyst
3 2 (40.00%) Oracle Support Analyst
3 2 (40.00%) SQL Analyst
3 2 (40.00%) SQL DBA
3 2 (40.00%) SQL Support Analyst
4 1 (20.00%) Architect
4 1 (20.00%) Oracle DBA
4 1 (20.00%) Oracle Production DBA
4 1 (20.00%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (20.00%) Senior DBA
4 1 (20.00%) Senior Oracle Analyst
4 1 (20.00%) Senior Oracle DBA
4 1 (20.00%) Senior Support Analyst
4 1 (20.00%) Storage Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (20.00%) Economics
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) AIX
1 2 (40.00%) Unix
2 1 (20.00%) Linux
2 1 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) CMMI
1 1 (20.00%) Coaching
1 1 (20.00%) ITIL
1 1 (20.00%) Project Management
1 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery
1 1 (20.00%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) SQL
2 2 (40.00%) PL/SQL
2 2 (40.00%) T-SQL
2 2 (40.00%) VBScript
3 1 (20.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) NetBackup
1 1 (20.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) IBM
2 3 (60.00%) Oracle
3 2 (40.00%) Cognos
3 2 (40.00%) Informatica
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (40.00%) Netezza
4 1 (20.00%) BMC
4 1 (20.00%) NetApp
4 1 (20.00%) VMware