The table below looks at the statistics 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 30 October 2014 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
30 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Capacity Planning
Rank 65 59 55
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -4
Contract jobs citing Capacity Planning 8 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 0.92% 0.29% 0.31%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.20% 0.41% 0.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 2 1
Average daily rate
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£325 £410 £410
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.73% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £46.75 £13.50 -
% change year-on-year
+246.29% -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Milton Keynes region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Milton Keynes
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
667 484 470
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 77.11% 71.07% 71.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 421 232 245
Average daily rate £360 £364 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.03% +0.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £484
UK excluding London average daily rate £378 £363 £368
% change year-on-year
+4.13% -1.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 32 26
Average hourly rate £15.00 £15.23 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.51% +1.53%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £13.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.00 £66.00 £17.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-9.09% -

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Capacity Planning across the Milton Keynes region over the 3 months to 30 October 2014.

Capacity Planning Daily Rate Histogram 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 30 October 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 6 (33.33%) Project Management
2 5 (27.78%) Internet
2 5 (27.78%) UNIX
2 5 (27.78%) Windows
2 5 (27.78%) Finance
2 5 (27.78%) Performance Analysis
3 4 (22.22%) Liferay
3 4 (22.22%) WebSphere
3 4 (22.22%) Performance Management
3 4 (22.22%) Intranet
3 4 (22.22%) IBM HTTP Server
3 4 (22.22%) Apache
3 4 (22.22%) SQL
3 4 (22.22%) Oracle
4 3 (16.67%) ITIL
4 3 (16.67%) SharePoint
4 3 (16.67%) Linux
4 3 (16.67%) IBM
4 3 (16.67%) SAN
4 3 (16.67%) Change Management
4 3 (16.67%) Content Management
4 3 (16.67%) Banking
4 3 (16.67%) Root Cause Analysis
5 2 (11.11%) CA Wily
5 2 (11.11%) WebCenter
5 2 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (11.11%) Incident Management
5 2 (11.11%) Performance Metrics
5 2 (11.11%) Business Analysis
5 2 (11.11%) Firewall

Capacity Planning
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 30 October 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 4 (22.22%) Liferay
1 4 (22.22%) WebSphere
1 4 (22.22%) IBM HTTP Server
1 4 (22.22%) Apache
2 3 (16.67%) SharePoint
3 2 (11.11%) Oracle HTTP Server
3 2 (11.11%) WebSphere Application Server
4 1 (5.56%) CICS
Applications
1 1 (5.56%) MS Visio
1 1 (5.56%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 5 (27.78%) Internet
2 4 (22.22%) Intranet
3 3 (16.67%) SAN
4 2 (11.11%) Firewall
4 2 (11.11%) HTTP
4 2 (11.11%) TCP/IP
4 2 (11.11%) HTTPS
5 1 (5.56%) LAN
5 1 (5.56%) WAN
5 1 (5.56%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.56%) SQL Server
1 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (5.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (5.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (11.11%) Introscope
General
1 5 (27.78%) Finance
2 3 (16.67%) Banking
3 1 (5.56%) Automotive
3 1 (5.56%) Telecoms
3 1 (5.56%) Back Office
3 1 (5.56%) International Banking
3 1 (5.56%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 5 (27.78%) Administrator
2 3 (16.67%) Project Leader
3 2 (11.11%) Resource Manager
3 2 (11.11%) Project Manager
4 1 (5.56%) Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) DBA
4 1 (5.56%) Senior Manager
4 1 (5.56%) Solutions Designer
4 1 (5.56%) Architect
4 1 (5.56%) Data Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Team Leader
4 1 (5.56%) SQL DBA
4 1 (5.56%) Infrastructure Architect
4 1 (5.56%) Capacity Planner
4 1 (5.56%) Engagement Manager
4 1 (5.56%) Infrastructure Designer
4 1 (5.56%) Infrastructure Team Leader
4 1 (5.56%) Capacity Planning Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Technical Team Leader
4 1 (5.56%) Web Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.11%) WebCenter
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.11%) Performance Metrics
2 1 (5.56%) Client/Server
2 1 (5.56%) N-Tier
2 1 (5.56%) Clustering
2 1 (5.56%) Copywriting
Operating Systems
1 5 (27.78%) UNIX
1 5 (27.78%) Windows
2 3 (16.67%) Linux
3 1 (5.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (33.33%) Project Management
2 5 (27.78%) Performance Analysis
3 4 (22.22%) Performance Management
4 3 (16.67%) ITIL
4 3 (16.67%) Change Management
4 3 (16.67%) Content Management
4 3 (16.67%) Root Cause Analysis
5 2 (11.11%) Incident Management
5 2 (11.11%) Business Analysis
5 2 (11.11%) GAP Analysis
5 2 (11.11%) Service Delivery
5 2 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (5.56%) PRINCE2
6 1 (5.56%) BPR
6 1 (5.56%) Workflow
6 1 (5.56%) Supplier Management
6 1 (5.56%) eTOM
6 1 (5.56%) Document Management
6 1 (5.56%) Network Design
6 1 (5.56%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 4 (22.22%) SQL
2 2 (11.11%) Java
3 1 (5.56%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (5.56%) ISEB
1 1 (5.56%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (5.56%) SC Cleared
1 1 (5.56%) Security Cleared
1 1 (5.56%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (5.56%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (11.11%) CA Wily
2 1 (5.56%) BMC PATROL
Vendors
1 4 (22.22%) Oracle
2 3 (16.67%) IBM
3 2 (11.11%) FatWire
3 2 (11.11%) VMware
3 2 (11.11%) Microsoft
4 1 (5.56%) HP
4 1 (5.56%) EMC
4 1 (5.56%) BMC
4 1 (5.56%) NetApp
4 1 (5.56%) 3PAR