The first table below looks at the demand for Capacity Planning skills in IT contracts advertised for the Milton Keynes region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Capacity Planning over the 3 months to 16 April 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 Milton Keynes 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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Capacity Planning
Rank 64 48 -
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -
Contract jobs citing Capacity Planning 4 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 0.44% 0.74% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.63% 1.02% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Average daily rate - £475 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £364 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.92% -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.00 £32.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-29.23% -18.75%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Milton Keynes
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
639 394 544
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 70.92% 72.69% 64.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 354 236 256
Average daily rate £375 £350 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £215 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £500 £420
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £361 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.02% -2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 20 32
Average hourly rate £15.97 £15.25 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.72% +1.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.52 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £162.50 £17.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.00
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +18.51%
Capacity Planning
Buckinghamshire

Capacity Planning
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Capacity Planning Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

Capacity Planning
Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Capacity Planning Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

Capacity Planning
Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Capacity Planning Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

Capacity Planning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 (42.86%) Microsoft
1 3 (42.86%) MS Exchange
1 3 (42.86%) Content Management
2 2 (28.57%) Altiris
2 2 (28.57%) WebSphere
2 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 2 (28.57%) Network Security
2 2 (28.57%) Liferay
2 2 (28.57%) Performance Analysis
2 2 (28.57%) FatWire
2 2 (28.57%) IBM HTTP Server
2 2 (28.57%) Business Continuity
2 2 (28.57%) Banking
2 2 (28.57%) MCSE
2 2 (28.57%) Apache
2 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
2 2 (28.57%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (28.57%) Firewall
2 2 (28.57%) Active Directory
2 2 (28.57%) Citrix
2 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (28.57%) Genesys
2 2 (28.57%) SAN
2 2 (28.57%) Terminal Server
2 2 (28.57%) Intranet
2 2 (28.57%) Internet
2 2 (28.57%) MOM
2 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 2 (28.57%) Windows
3 1 (14.29%) AIX

Capacity Planning
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 3 (42.86%) MS Exchange
2 2 (28.57%) WebSphere
2 2 (28.57%) Liferay
2 2 (28.57%) IBM HTTP Server
2 2 (28.57%) Apache
3 1 (14.29%) SharePoint
3 1 (14.29%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (14.29%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) Network Security
1 2 (28.57%) Firewall
1 2 (28.57%) SAN
1 2 (28.57%) Intranet
1 2 (28.57%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Ant
1 1 (14.29%) Jenkins
1 1 (14.29%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (28.57%) Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) Consultant
1 2 (28.57%) Administrator
2 1 (14.29%) Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Enterprise Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) Mobile Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Senior Server Specialist
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) Server Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) HTML
1 1 (14.29%) CSS
1 1 (14.29%) OLE
1 1 (14.29%) RESTful
1 1 (14.29%) HTML5
1 1 (14.29%) CSS3
1 1 (14.29%) Worklight
1 1 (14.29%) Dojo
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
1 1 (14.29%) Social Media
1 1 (14.29%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Windows
2 1 (14.29%) AIX
2 1 (14.29%) Linux
2 1 (14.29%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Content Management
2 2 (28.57%) Performance Analysis
2 2 (28.57%) Business Continuity
2 2 (28.57%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (14.29%) Migration
3 1 (14.29%) Information Architecture
3 1 (14.29%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) Java
1 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
1 1 (14.29%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) MCSE
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Virtual Server
1 2 (28.57%) Active Directory
1 2 (28.57%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 2 (28.57%) MOM
2 1 (14.29%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 2 (28.57%) Altiris
2 2 (28.57%) FatWire
2 2 (28.57%) Citrix
2 2 (28.57%) Genesys
3 1 (14.29%) Symantec
3 1 (14.29%) IBM