The table below looks at the statistics for Capacity Planning skills in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Capacity Planning over the 3 months to 1 May 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.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Capacity Planning
Rank 128 118 98
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -20
Contract jobs citing Capacity Planning 23 14 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.77% 0.46% 1.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.93% 0.58% 1.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 9 15
Average daily rate £375 £425 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.76% +21.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £252 £325 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £570 £505 £429
UK excluding London average daily rate £383 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+9.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 0 0
Average hourly rate £40.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.00 £30.75 £23.00
% change year-on-year
+26.82% +33.69%
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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 Scotland region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2473 2402 2031
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 82.76% 79.12% 76.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 1399 1309 1081
Average daily rate £390 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £261 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 55 64 27
Average hourly rate £38.00 £30.50 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+24.59% +1.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.73 £12.10 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £40.00 £180.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £30.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+18.03% -3.17%

Capacity Planning
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

Capacity Planning Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Capacity Planning
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Capacity Planning Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

Capacity Planning
Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Capacity Planning across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 1 May 2016.

Capacity Planning Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

Capacity Planning
Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Capacity Planning Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

Capacity Planning
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

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 Scotland region over the 3 months to 1 May 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
Renfrewshire -20 13 £310 -15.64%
Glasgow +5 4 £344 -1.78%
Edinburgh -12 4 £431 -13.75% 4
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Capacity Planning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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 21 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
2 20 (40.82%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (32.65%) Web Services
3 16 (32.65%) Internet
4 15 (30.61%) CheckPoint
4 15 (30.61%) Firewall
4 15 (30.61%) Linux
4 15 (30.61%) Cisco
4 15 (30.61%) CCNP
4 15 (30.61%) CCNA
4 15 (30.61%) HP
4 15 (30.61%) Cisco Certification
4 15 (30.61%) Juniper
4 15 (30.61%) Fortinet
4 15 (30.61%) Load Balancing
4 15 (30.61%) Network Security
4 15 (30.61%) TippingPoint
4 15 (30.61%) Network Management
4 15 (30.61%) F5
4 15 (30.61%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 15 (30.61%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
5 13 (26.53%) Waterfall
5 13 (26.53%) OpenStack
5 13 (26.53%) Data Privacy
5 13 (26.53%) Data Centre
5 13 (26.53%) Project Management
6 12 (24.49%) Disaster Recovery
6 12 (24.49%) System Testing
6 12 (24.49%) User Acceptance Testing
6 12 (24.49%) Web Filtering

Capacity Planning
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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 13 (26.53%) OpenStack
2 2 (4.08%) Apache
2 2 (4.08%) IIS
2 2 (4.08%) nginx
3 1 (2.04%) JBoss
3 1 (2.04%) MQSeries
3 1 (2.04%) Tomcat
3 1 (2.04%) WebSphere
3 1 (2.04%) WebSphere Application Server
Cloud Services
1 9 (18.37%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (12.24%) Amazon EC2
2 6 (12.24%) Amazon ELB
2 6 (12.24%) Amazon S3
3 2 (4.08%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (2.04%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (2.04%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (32.65%) Internet
2 15 (30.61%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
2 15 (30.61%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 15 (30.61%) Firewall
2 15 (30.61%) Network Security
3 11 (22.45%) HTTP
4 6 (12.24%) Reverse Proxy
5 5 (10.20%) TCP/IP
6 4 (8.16%) DNS
6 4 (8.16%) SSL
7 2 (4.08%) SAN
8 1 (2.04%) 802.11
8 1 (2.04%) HSRP
8 1 (2.04%) IPsec
8 1 (2.04%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (22.45%) Data Warehouse
2 10 (20.41%) Relational Database
3 2 (4.08%) Oracle Database
3 2 (4.08%) RDBMS
General
1 2 (4.08%) Finance
Job Titles
1 16 (32.65%) Network Engineer
2 8 (16.33%) Delivery Manager
3 7 (14.29%) ICT Manager
4 6 (12.24%) Data Warehouse Manager
4 6 (12.24%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 5 (10.20%) Developer
6 4 (8.16%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
7 3 (6.12%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 3 (6.12%) Software Engineer
7 3 (6.12%) Web Engineer
8 2 (4.08%) AIX Consultant
8 2 (4.08%) Architect
8 2 (4.08%) Business Intelligence Lead
8 2 (4.08%) Cisco Engineer
8 2 (4.08%) Cisco Network Engineer
8 2 (4.08%) Consultant
8 2 (4.08%) PHP Developer
8 2 (4.08%) Technical Architect
9 1 (2.04%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
9 1 (2.04%) Infrastructure Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (32.65%) Web Services
2 10 (20.41%) XML
3 9 (18.37%) SOAP
4 8 (16.33%) JSON
4 8 (16.33%) RESTful
5 6 (12.24%) AngularJS
5 6 (12.24%) CSS
5 6 (12.24%) CSS3
5 6 (12.24%) HTML
5 6 (12.24%) jQuery
5 6 (12.24%) RequireJS
6 5 (10.20%) HTML5
7 2 (4.08%) REST
8 1 (2.04%) 802.1X
8 1 (2.04%) IBM Integration Bus
Miscellaneous
1 21 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (26.53%) Data Centre
3 4 (8.16%) User Experience
4 1 (2.04%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 15 (30.61%) Linux
2 8 (16.33%) Mac OS X
3 4 (8.16%) Windows
4 2 (4.08%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (40.82%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (30.61%) Load Balancing
2 15 (30.61%) Network Management
3 13 (26.53%) Data Privacy
3 13 (26.53%) Project Management
3 13 (26.53%) Waterfall
4 12 (24.49%) Disaster Recovery
4 12 (24.49%) Infrastructure Management
4 12 (24.49%) Kalman Filter
4 12 (24.49%) System Testing
4 12 (24.49%) User Acceptance Testing
4 12 (24.49%) Web Filtering
5 11 (22.45%) SDLC
6 10 (20.41%) Business Intelligence
6 10 (20.41%) Software Testing
7 9 (18.37%) Continuous Delivery
7 9 (18.37%) Service Delivery
8 8 (16.33%) ETL
8 8 (16.33%) Refactoring
8 8 (16.33%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 8 (16.33%) JavaScript
1 8 (16.33%) SQL
2 6 (12.24%) Java
3 2 (4.08%) Perl
3 2 (4.08%) PHP
3 2 (4.08%) PHP 5
3 2 (4.08%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 15 (30.61%) CCNA
1 15 (30.61%) CCNP
1 15 (30.61%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (18.37%) Security Cleared
3 7 (14.29%) SC Cleared
4 2 (4.08%) BPSS Clearance
4 2 (4.08%) IISP
4 2 (4.08%) ISEB
4 2 (4.08%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (22.45%) QA
2 7 (14.29%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 1 (2.04%) Firmware
Vendors
1 15 (30.61%) CheckPoint
1 15 (30.61%) Cisco
1 15 (30.61%) F5
1 15 (30.61%) Fortinet
1 15 (30.61%) HP
1 15 (30.61%) Juniper
1 15 (30.61%) TippingPoint
2 8 (16.33%) MicroStrategy
3 3 (6.12%) Oracle
4 1 (2.04%) Ab Initio
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