The table below looks at the statistics for Capacity Planning skills in IT contracts advertised for the Oxfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Capacity Planning over the 3 months to 28 November 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
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Capacity Planning
Rank 61 44 -
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -
Contract jobs citing Capacity Planning 6 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 0.77% 0.24% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.97% 0.34% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 0
Average daily rate
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£400 £325 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £370 £393
% change year-on-year
+8.10% -5.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £25.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £13.50 £22.25
% change year-on-year
+159.25% -39.32%
Capacity Planning
South East

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Oxfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
617 290 319
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 79.41% 69.38% 72.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 444 154 188
Average daily rate £450 £365 £395
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.28% -7.59%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £240 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £480 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £363 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.89% -2.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 15 18
Average hourly rate £19.50 £18.88 £16.27
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.31% +16.04%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £10.50 £11.05
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.95 £33.75 £35.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.50 £29.75
% change year-on-year
-9.09% -7.56%

Capacity Planning
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Capacity Planning Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

Capacity Planning
Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Capacity Planning Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

Capacity Planning
Daily Rate Histogram in Oxfordshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Capacity Planning across the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 28 November 2014.

Capacity Planning Daily Rate Histogram in Oxfordshire

Capacity Planning
Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Capacity Planning Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

Capacity Planning
Contract Job Locations in Oxfordshire

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 Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 28 November 2014. 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
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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
Oxford -17 3 £383 +17.69%
Banbury - - - - 1
Capacity Planning
South East

Capacity Planning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Oxfordshire 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%) Service Management
2 5 (71.43%) Service Delivery
2 5 (71.43%) ITSM
3 4 (57.14%) Disaster Recovery
3 4 (57.14%) Business Continuity
3 4 (57.14%) ITIL
4 3 (42.86%) Active Directory
4 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
4 3 (42.86%) SCCM
4 3 (42.86%) SCOM
4 3 (42.86%) Office 365
5 2 (28.57%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (28.57%) Business Development
5 2 (28.57%) MS Office
5 2 (28.57%) SLA
5 2 (28.57%) Cisco
5 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
5 2 (28.57%) SharePoint
5 2 (28.57%) VoIP
6 1 (14.29%) Systems Analysis
6 1 (14.29%) Firewall
6 1 (14.29%) Wireless
6 1 (14.29%) Legal
6 1 (14.29%) VMware
6 1 (14.29%) WAN
6 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
6 1 (14.29%) DNS
6 1 (14.29%) LAN
6 1 (14.29%) Web Services
6 1 (14.29%) Cisco Certification

Capacity Planning
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 2 (28.57%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (28.57%) MS PowerPoint
1 2 (28.57%) MS Office
1 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (42.86%) Office 365
2 1 (14.29%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) VoIP
2 1 (14.29%) Firewall
2 1 (14.29%) Wireless
2 1 (14.29%) WAN
2 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
2 1 (14.29%) DNS
2 1 (14.29%) LAN
2 1 (14.29%) SAN
2 1 (14.29%) Internet
2 1 (14.29%) MPLS
General
1 1 (14.29%) Legal
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) Services Delivery Manager
1 2 (28.57%) IT Support
1 2 (28.57%) Service Manager
1 2 (28.57%) Team Leader
1 2 (28.57%) Support Team Leader
1 2 (28.57%) Delivery Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Technical Operations Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Network Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Technical Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Operations Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Project Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Network Infrastructure Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Cloud Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) Web Services
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Service Management
2 5 (71.43%) Service Delivery
2 5 (71.43%) ITSM
3 4 (57.14%) Disaster Recovery
3 4 (57.14%) Business Continuity
3 4 (57.14%) ITIL
4 2 (28.57%) Business Development
5 1 (14.29%) Systems Analysis
5 1 (14.29%) High Availability
5 1 (14.29%) Portfolio Management
5 1 (14.29%) Capacity Management
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (14.29%) CCIE
1 1 (14.29%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (42.86%) Active Directory
2 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (42.86%) SCCM
1 3 (42.86%) SCOM
2 1 (14.29%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 2 (28.57%) Cisco
3 1 (14.29%) VMware