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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Capacity Planning over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Capacity Planning
Rank 71 40 -
Rank change year-on-year
-31 -
Contract jobs citing Capacity Planning 7 14 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 0.75% 2.28% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.90% 3.31% -
Number of daily rates quoted 7 7 0
Average daily rate £238 £300 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.83% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £386 £400 £425
% change year-on-year
-3.43% -5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Average hourly rate - £28.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.00 £25.00 £115.00
% change year-on-year
+56.00% -78.26%
Capacity Planning
England

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
780 423 328
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 83.96% 68.89% 74.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 503 260 186
Average daily rate £410 £400 £318
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.50% +25.98%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £275 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £465
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 15 31
Average hourly rate £21.00 £28.50 £28.19
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-26.31% +1.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £15.00 £15.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £30.75 £34.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

Capacity Planning
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Capacity Planning across the North East region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 5 February 2016.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Capacity Planning within the North East region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tyne and Wear -25 7 £238 -21.04%
Capacity Planning
England

Capacity Planning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the North East 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 13 (72.22%) Data Centre
2 12 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (66.67%) ITIL V2
2 12 (66.67%) HP UCMDB
2 12 (66.67%) Time Management
2 12 (66.67%) ITIL
2 12 (66.67%) Configuration Management
2 12 (66.67%) Finance
2 12 (66.67%) CMS
2 12 (66.67%) Serena
3 11 (61.11%) Data Engineering
4 10 (55.56%) Change Control
5 9 (50.00%) Management Information System
5 9 (50.00%) SC Cleared
5 9 (50.00%) Security Cleared
5 9 (50.00%) SharePoint
6 7 (38.89%) HP
6 7 (38.89%) Data Structures
6 7 (38.89%) Mentoring
7 6 (33.33%) C
8 5 (27.78%) PRINCE2
8 5 (27.78%) Borland
8 5 (27.78%) Project Management
8 5 (27.78%) PRINCE
8 5 (27.78%) WMI
8 5 (27.78%) StarTeam
9 4 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
10 3 (16.67%) VMware
10 3 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
10 3 (16.67%) Microsoft

Capacity Planning
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the North East 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 12 (66.67%) CMS
2 9 (50.00%) SharePoint
3 2 (11.11%) Apache
3 2 (11.11%) Confluence
3 2 (11.11%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (11.11%) Node.js
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (11.11%) GitHub
1 2 (11.11%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.11%) Internet
1 2 (11.11%) TCP/IP
2 1 (5.56%) Firewall
2 1 (5.56%) LAN
2 1 (5.56%) MPLS
2 1 (5.56%) Network Security
2 1 (5.56%) SAN
2 1 (5.56%) SNMP
2 1 (5.56%) SSL
2 1 (5.56%) VPN
2 1 (5.56%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (16.67%) MySQL
2 2 (11.11%) MongoDB
2 2 (11.11%) Redis
3 1 (5.56%) Oracle Database
3 1 (5.56%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (5.56%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (27.78%) StarTeam
2 2 (11.11%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 2 (11.11%) FishEye
2 2 (11.11%) Git (software)
2 2 (11.11%) Jenkins
2 2 (11.11%) JIRA
2 2 (11.11%) Selenium
2 2 (11.11%) Vagrant
General
1 12 (66.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (44.44%) Administrator
2 7 (38.89%) Configuration Administrator
3 2 (11.11%) DBA
3 2 (11.11%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (5.56%) Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Business Manager
4 1 (5.56%) Configuration Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Network Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Operations Manager
4 1 (5.56%) Oracle DBA
4 1 (5.56%) Service Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (16.67%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 13 (72.22%) Data Centre
2 12 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (50.00%) Management Information System
4 7 (38.89%) Data Structures
5 2 (11.11%) Data Protection Act
6 1 (5.56%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 3 (16.67%) Linux
1 3 (16.67%) Windows
2 2 (11.11%) CentOS
2 2 (11.11%) Fedora
2 2 (11.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (11.11%) Ubuntu
2 2 (11.11%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (66.67%) Configuration Management
1 12 (66.67%) ITIL
1 12 (66.67%) ITIL V2
1 12 (66.67%) Time Management
2 11 (61.11%) Data Engineering
3 10 (55.56%) Change Control
4 7 (38.89%) Mentoring
5 5 (27.78%) PRINCE
5 5 (27.78%) PRINCE2
5 5 (27.78%) Project Management
6 4 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (16.67%) Open Source
8 2 (11.11%) Data Modelling
8 2 (11.11%) Data Protection
8 2 (11.11%) Data Security
8 2 (11.11%) DevOps
8 2 (11.11%) Refactoring
9 1 (5.56%) BCP
9 1 (5.56%) Service Delivery
9 1 (5.56%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (33.33%) C
2 2 (11.11%) Bash Shell
2 2 (11.11%) Perl
2 2 (11.11%) PHP
2 2 (11.11%) Python
2 2 (11.11%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 9 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 9 (50.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 3 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (11.11%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 12 (66.67%) HP UCMDB
2 5 (27.78%) WMI
3 2 (11.11%) logstash
3 2 (11.11%) Puppet
3 2 (11.11%) yum
Vendors
1 12 (66.67%) Serena
2 7 (38.89%) HP
3 5 (27.78%) Borland
4 3 (16.67%) Microsoft
4 3 (16.67%) VMware
5 2 (11.11%) Rackspace
5 2 (11.11%) Red Hat
5 2 (11.11%) SaltStack
5 2 (11.11%) Splunk
6 1 (5.56%) Cisco
6 1 (5.56%) Dell
6 1 (5.56%) Juniper
6 1 (5.56%) Oracle
6 1 (5.56%) Palo Alto