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 24 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
24 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Capacity Planning
Rank 107 113 101
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -12
Contract jobs citing Capacity Planning 18 6 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.64% 0.24% 0.42%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.87% 0.35% 0.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 1 6
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£225 £350 £406
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-35.71% -13.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £171 £350 £319
10% offered a daily rate of more than £405 £350 £473
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £370 £369
% change year-on-year
+8.10% +0.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £13.50 £22.25
% change year-on-year
+196.29% -39.32%
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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
2072 1730 1619
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 73.95% 68.76% 67.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 1157 874 836
Average daily rate £380 £370 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.70% +8.82%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £250 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £461
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £363 £368
% change year-on-year
+6.20% -1.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 61 53
Average hourly rate £35.00 £32.50 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% +8.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.33 £9.48 £13.33
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.50 £38.80 £41.90
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £29.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year
-13.79% -

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 24 November 2014.

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 24 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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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
Edinburgh -2 9 £268 -23.57% 2
Aberdeen +10 1 - -
Stirling - 1 £400 - 2
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Capacity Planning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 24 November 2014, 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 18 (51.43%) Finance
2 13 (37.14%) Windows
3 11 (31.43%) Project Management
4 10 (28.57%) Banking
5 9 (25.71%) Management Information System
5 9 (25.71%) ITIL
6 7 (20.00%) SQL
6 7 (20.00%) Microsoft
6 7 (20.00%) Migration
6 7 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
7 6 (17.14%) Windows Server 2008
7 6 (17.14%) VMware
7 6 (17.14%) Asset Management
7 6 (17.14%) HP
7 6 (17.14%) Oracle
8 5 (14.29%) IIS
8 5 (14.29%) Web Services
8 5 (14.29%) Linux
8 5 (14.29%) Windows 2000
8 5 (14.29%) Middleware
8 5 (14.29%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 5 (14.29%) IBM
8 5 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
8 5 (14.29%) WebSphere
8 5 (14.29%) Test Scripting
8 5 (14.29%) Change Control
9 4 (11.43%) Performance Analysis
9 4 (11.43%) VMware Infrastructure
9 4 (11.43%) Service Management
9 4 (11.43%) Business Analysis

Capacity Planning
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 24 November 2014, 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 5 (14.29%) IIS
1 5 (14.29%) WebSphere
2 2 (5.71%) MS Exchange
2 2 (5.71%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (2.86%) WebLogic
3 1 (2.86%) LiveLink
Business Applications
1 2 (5.71%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.86%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (2.86%) PaaS
1 1 (2.86%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.57%) DNS
2 2 (5.71%) VoIP
2 2 (5.71%) DHCP
2 2 (5.71%) HTTP
2 2 (5.71%) H.323
2 2 (5.71%) Wi-Fi
2 2 (5.71%) Wireless
2 2 (5.71%) VPN
3 1 (2.86%) Reverse Proxy
3 1 (2.86%) TCP/IP
3 1 (2.86%) WAN
3 1 (2.86%) SSL
3 1 (2.86%) Intranet
3 1 (2.86%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (11.43%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.71%) Oracle Database
3 1 (2.86%) InterSystems Cache
Development Applications
1 2 (5.71%) Rational Rhapsody
2 1 (2.86%) Ant
2 1 (2.86%) Eclipse
2 1 (2.86%) Subversion
2 1 (2.86%) Maven
General
1 18 (51.43%) Finance
2 10 (28.57%) Banking
3 3 (8.57%) Retail
4 2 (5.71%) Retail Banking
5 1 (2.86%) Marketing
5 1 (2.86%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 10 (28.57%) Analyst
2 5 (14.29%) Consultant
2 5 (14.29%) Wintel Consultant
3 4 (11.43%) Support Analyst
3 4 (11.43%) Service Manager
3 4 (11.43%) Change Analyst
3 4 (11.43%) Service Desk Manager
4 3 (8.57%) IT Services Manager
4 3 (8.57%) Applications Support Analyst
4 3 (8.57%) Applications Support
4 3 (8.57%) Administrator
5 2 (5.71%) IT Manager
5 2 (5.71%) Developer
5 2 (5.71%) WebSphere Administrator
5 2 (5.71%) Capacity Manager
6 1 (2.86%) Capacity Analyst
6 1 (2.86%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
6 1 (2.86%) Front-End Developer
6 1 (2.86%) Linux Engineer
6 1 (2.86%) Service Support Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (14.29%) Web Services
1 5 (14.29%) Middleware
2 4 (11.43%) WebSphere MQ
3 3 (8.57%) XML
4 2 (5.71%) SOAP
4 2 (5.71%) HTML
4 2 (5.71%) .NET
5 1 (2.86%) J2EE
5 1 (2.86%) CSS
5 1 (2.86%) Struts
5 1 (2.86%) XSLT
5 1 (2.86%) Spring
5 1 (2.86%) JSON
5 1 (2.86%) Spring MVC
5 1 (2.86%) jQuery
5 1 (2.86%) RESTful
5 1 (2.86%) HTML5
5 1 (2.86%) REST
5 1 (2.86%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 9 (25.71%) Management Information System
2 2 (5.71%) Video Conferencing
2 2 (5.71%) iSeries
2 2 (5.71%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.86%) Performance Metrics
3 1 (2.86%) Open Source
3 1 (2.86%) FMCG
3 1 (2.86%) Replication
3 1 (2.86%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.86%) NHS
3 1 (2.86%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 13 (37.14%) Windows
2 6 (17.14%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (14.29%) Linux
3 5 (14.29%) Windows 2000
4 4 (11.43%) UNIX
5 3 (8.57%) Windows 7
5 3 (8.57%) Solaris
6 2 (5.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (2.86%) Mac OS X
7 1 (2.86%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (31.43%) Project Management
2 9 (25.71%) ITIL
3 7 (20.00%) Migration
3 7 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
4 6 (17.14%) Asset Management
5 5 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
5 5 (14.29%) Test Scripting
5 5 (14.29%) Change Control
6 4 (11.43%) Performance Analysis
6 4 (11.43%) Service Management
6 4 (11.43%) Business Analysis
7 3 (8.57%) Workflow
7 3 (8.57%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (8.57%) Waterfall
7 3 (8.57%) ITIL V3
7 3 (8.57%) Performance Management
8 2 (5.71%) System Testing
8 2 (5.71%) Infrastructure Management
8 2 (5.71%) Capacity Management
8 2 (5.71%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 7 (20.00%) SQL
2 2 (5.71%) Java
2 2 (5.71%) Perl
3 1 (2.86%) PL/SQL
3 1 (2.86%) JavaScript
3 1 (2.86%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (11.43%) ITIL Certification
2 3 (8.57%) Degree
3 2 (5.71%) SC Cleared
3 2 (5.71%) Security Cleared
4 1 (2.86%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (14.29%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 2 (5.71%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (11.43%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (8.57%) Active Directory
3 2 (5.71%) vSphere
4 1 (2.86%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 2 (5.71%) BMC PATROL
2 1 (2.86%) WMI
2 1 (2.86%) BMC Performance Manager
2 1 (2.86%) Data Guard
2 1 (2.86%) HP UCMDB
Vendors
1 7 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (17.14%) HP
2 6 (17.14%) Oracle
2 6 (17.14%) VMware
3 5 (14.29%) IBM
4 3 (8.57%) BMC
5 2 (5.71%) Red Hat
6 1 (2.86%) InterSystems
6 1 (2.86%) Kofax
6 1 (2.86%) Open Text
6 1 (2.86%) Citrix
6 1 (2.86%) Serena
Stirling
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Rate: £350.00 - £450.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
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Glasgow
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