The table below looks at the statistics for Capacity Planning skills in IT contracts advertised for the North East region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Capacity Planning over the 3 months to 19 February 2017 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
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Capacity Planning
England / North East
Rank 70 71 43
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -28
Contract jobs citing Capacity Planning 15 5 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 1.69% 0.55% 2.22%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.93% 0.65% 3.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 5 7
Median daily rate £313 £270 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.74% -10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £238 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £393 £360
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £385
% change year-on-year
- -2.59%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Median hourly rate - - £28.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £50.00 - £25.00

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
North East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
777 765 444
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 87.50% 84.81% 70.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 524 494 263
Median daily rate £388 £420 £399
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.73% +5.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £274 £261
10% offered a daily rate of more than £508 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 14 18
Median hourly rate £37.50 £16.88 £21.82
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+122.22% -22.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.38 £10.09 £12.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £62.00 £22.50 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +45.45%

Capacity Planning
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the North East 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 the North East

Capacity Planning
Daily Rate Trend in the North East

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

Capacity Planning Daily Rate Trend in the North East

Capacity Planning
Daily Rate Histogram in the North East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Capacity Planning across the North East region over the 3 months to 19 February 2017.

Capacity Planning Daily Rate Histogram in the North East

Capacity Planning
Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

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

Capacity Planning Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

Capacity Planning
Contract Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Capacity Planning within the North East region over the 3 months to 19 February 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tyne and Wear -3 9 £388 +43.51%
Capacity Planning
England

Capacity Planning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 19 February 2017, 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 North East region with a requirement for Capacity Planning.

1 21 (84.00%) ITIL
2 14 (56.00%) Security Cleared
3 11 (44.00%) SharePoint
3 11 (44.00%) Microsoft
3 11 (44.00%) ITSM
4 10 (40.00%) Change Management
4 10 (40.00%) SC Cleared
5 9 (36.00%) Skype for Business
5 9 (36.00%) Service Delivery
5 9 (36.00%) Business Continuity
5 9 (36.00%) PRINCE2
6 8 (32.00%) MS Office
6 8 (32.00%) MS Exchange
6 8 (32.00%) Disaster Recovery
6 8 (32.00%) MS Excel
6 8 (32.00%) Content Management
6 8 (32.00%) Office Communications Server
6 8 (32.00%) Exchange Server 2010
6 8 (32.00%) Office 365
6 8 (32.00%) SharePoint 2010
6 8 (32.00%) SharePoint 2013
6 8 (32.00%) Exchange Server 2013
6 8 (32.00%) DevOps
6 8 (32.00%) Skype
7 7 (28.00%) Open Source
7 7 (28.00%) SaaS
7 7 (28.00%) PaaS
7 7 (28.00%) IaaS
7 7 (28.00%) Problem Management
7 7 (28.00%) Agile Software Development

Capacity Planning
Top Related IT Skills in the North East 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 11 (44.00%) SharePoint
2 9 (36.00%) Skype for Business
3 8 (32.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 8 (32.00%) Exchange Server 2013
3 8 (32.00%) MS Exchange
3 8 (32.00%) Office Communications Server
3 8 (32.00%) SharePoint 2010
3 8 (32.00%) SharePoint 2013
4 4 (16.00%) CMS
5 1 (4.00%) Tuxedo
5 1 (4.00%) WebLogic
5 1 (4.00%) WebSphere
Applications
1 8 (32.00%) MS Excel
1 8 (32.00%) MS Office
2 2 (8.00%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 8 (32.00%) Office 365
2 7 (28.00%) IaaS
2 7 (28.00%) PaaS
2 7 (28.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (32.00%) Skype
2 3 (12.00%) DHCP
2 3 (12.00%) DNS
3 1 (4.00%) BGP
3 1 (4.00%) DSL
3 1 (4.00%) Ethernet
3 1 (4.00%) Firewall
3 1 (4.00%) FTP
3 1 (4.00%) Internet
3 1 (4.00%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (4.00%) IPsec
3 1 (4.00%) Network Security
3 1 (4.00%) OSPF
3 1 (4.00%) SMTP
3 1 (4.00%) SNMP
3 1 (4.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (4.00%) VPN
3 1 (4.00%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (16.00%) Oracle Database
2 3 (12.00%) OLAP
2 3 (12.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 3 (12.00%) Oracle OLAP
2 3 (12.00%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 2 (8.00%) StarTeam
General
1 5 (20.00%) Finance
2 1 (4.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (32.00%) Operations Engineer
2 7 (28.00%) Messaging Engineer
2 7 (28.00%) Messaging Support
2 7 (28.00%) Senior Operations Engineer
2 7 (28.00%) Support Engineer
3 6 (24.00%) Messaging Support Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) Analyst
4 2 (8.00%) Support Analyst
5 1 (4.00%) Applications Support
5 1 (4.00%) Collaboration Consultant
5 1 (4.00%) Collaboration Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) Consultant
5 1 (4.00%) DBA
5 1 (4.00%) Desktop Support
5 1 (4.00%) Infrastructure Support
5 1 (4.00%) Network Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) Operational Support Analyst
5 1 (4.00%) Operations Support Analyst
5 1 (4.00%) Operations Support Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) Technologist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.00%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 6 (24.00%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (20.00%) Data Centre
3 3 (12.00%) Management Information System
4 1 (4.00%) Blackberry
4 1 (4.00%) Computer Science
4 1 (4.00%) Mainframe
4 1 (4.00%) Tandem
4 1 (4.00%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 6 (24.00%) Linux
1 6 (24.00%) Windows
2 3 (12.00%) HPUX
2 3 (12.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 3 (12.00%) Unix
3 2 (8.00%) VME
3 2 (8.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (8.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (8.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (4.00%) AIX
4 1 (4.00%) Android
4 1 (4.00%) Apple iOS
4 1 (4.00%) MVS
4 1 (4.00%) Windows 2000
4 1 (4.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (84.00%) ITIL
2 11 (44.00%) ITSM
3 10 (40.00%) Change Management
4 9 (36.00%) Business Continuity
4 9 (36.00%) PRINCE2
4 9 (36.00%) Service Delivery
5 8 (32.00%) Content Management
5 8 (32.00%) DevOps
5 8 (32.00%) Disaster Recovery
6 7 (28.00%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (28.00%) Data Management
6 7 (28.00%) Open Source
6 7 (28.00%) Problem Management
6 7 (28.00%) Service Management
7 6 (24.00%) Configuration Management
8 4 (16.00%) Incident Management
8 4 (16.00%) ITIL V2
8 4 (16.00%) Process Improvement
8 4 (16.00%) Release Management
9 3 (12.00%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (8.00%) Java
1 2 (8.00%) Perl
1 2 (8.00%) Python
1 2 (8.00%) Ruby
1 2 (8.00%) Shell Script
2 1 (4.00%) C
2 1 (4.00%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 14 (56.00%) Security Cleared
2 10 (40.00%) SC Cleared
3 4 (16.00%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (4.00%) Degree
4 1 (4.00%) MCSE
4 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (12.00%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (4.00%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (16.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (8.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (4.00%) Firmware
3 1 (4.00%) Hyper-V
3 1 (4.00%) NFS
Systems Management
1 3 (12.00%) HP UCMDB
1 3 (12.00%) Oracle RMAN
2 2 (8.00%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 2 (8.00%) WMI
3 1 (4.00%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (4.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 11 (44.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (20.00%) Oracle
3 4 (16.00%) HP
3 4 (16.00%) Serena
4 3 (12.00%) Red Hat
5 2 (8.00%) Borland
5 2 (8.00%) VMware
6 1 (4.00%) CA
6 1 (4.00%) Capita
6 1 (4.00%) Cisco
6 1 (4.00%) Informatica
6 1 (4.00%) Trend Micro