The first table below looks at the demand for Capacity Planning skills in IT contracts advertised for the Midlands 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 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Midlands region.

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
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Capacity Planning
Rank 19 28 34
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +6
Contract jobs citing Capacity Planning 7 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands 4.02% 0.91% 0.36%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.56% 1.50% 0.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
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UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £375
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.75 £15.50 -
% change year-on-year
+40.32% -
Processes & Methodologies Category
Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
126 133 178
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands 72.41% 60.45% 63.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 45 51
Average daily rate £450 £475 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.26% +26.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £248 £337 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 9
Average hourly rate £175.00 £175.00 £42.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +311.76%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £31.00 £31.50
% change year-on-year
-14.51% -1.58%
Capacity Planning
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Capacity Planning
Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

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

Capacity Planning Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

Capacity Planning
Daily Rate Trend in the Midlands

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

Capacity Planning Daily Rate Trend in the Midlands

Capacity Planning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the Midlands

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Midlands 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 7 (100.00%) Java
1 7 (100.00%) J2EE
1 7 (100.00%) Oracle
1 7 (100.00%) WebSphere Application Server
1 7 (100.00%) WebLogic
1 7 (100.00%) JDBC
1 7 (100.00%) JSP
1 7 (100.00%) Servlets
1 7 (100.00%) SOAP
1 7 (100.00%) Struts
1 7 (100.00%) Web Services
1 7 (100.00%) XML
1 7 (100.00%) XSLT
1 7 (100.00%) JBoss
1 7 (100.00%) Apache
1 7 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 7 (100.00%) JMS
1 7 (100.00%) B2C
1 7 (100.00%) Internet
1 7 (100.00%) JMX
1 7 (100.00%) ATG
1 7 (100.00%) CMS
1 7 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 7 (100.00%) Content Management
1 7 (100.00%) Spring
1 7 (100.00%) Endeca
1 7 (100.00%) WebSphere
1 7 (100.00%) QA
1 7 (100.00%) Load Testing
1 7 (100.00%) Software Architecture

Capacity Planning
Top Related IT Skills in the Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Midlands 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 7 (100.00%) WebSphere Application Server
1 7 (100.00%) WebLogic
1 7 (100.00%) Apache
1 7 (100.00%) CMS
1 7 (100.00%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 7 (100.00%) Internet
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (100.00%) J2EE
1 7 (100.00%) JDBC
1 7 (100.00%) JSP
1 7 (100.00%) Servlets
1 7 (100.00%) SOAP
1 7 (100.00%) Struts
1 7 (100.00%) Web Services
1 7 (100.00%) XML
1 7 (100.00%) XSLT
1 7 (100.00%) JMS
1 7 (100.00%) JMX
1 7 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 7 (100.00%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 7 (100.00%) iPad
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 7 (100.00%) B2C
1 7 (100.00%) Content Management
1 7 (100.00%) Load Testing
1 7 (100.00%) Software Architecture
1 7 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (100.00%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Oracle
1 7 (100.00%) JBoss
1 7 (100.00%) ATG
1 7 (100.00%) Endeca