The first table below looks at the demand for Capacity Planning skills in IT contracts advertised for the Somerset 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 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Somerset region.

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 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Capacity Planning
Rank 31 41 -
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -
Contract jobs citing Capacity Planning 22 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 5.47% 0.48% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.73% 0.82% -
Number of daily rates quoted 19 1 0
Average daily rate £350 £310 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.90% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £351 £355 £375
% change year-on-year
-1.26% -5.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.00 £32.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-29.23% -18.75%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Somerset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
327 122 98
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 81.34% 58.65% 61.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 240 61 54
Average daily rate £350 £320 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.37% -12.32%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £267 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £458 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 4 4
Average hourly rate £33.00 £17.50 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+88.57% -30.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.50 £32.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-1.56% +20.75%
Capacity Planning
South West

Capacity Planning
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

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

Capacity Planning Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

Capacity Planning
Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

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

Capacity Planning Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

Capacity Planning
Daily Rate Histogram in Somerset

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Capacity Planning across the Somerset region over the 3 months to 24 April 2014.

Capacity Planning Daily Rate Histogram in Somerset

Capacity Planning
Contract Job Locations in Somerset

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 Somerset region over the 3 months to 24 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Taunton +2 14 £325 +4.83%
Capacity Planning
South West

Capacity Planning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Somerset 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 (95.45%) Statistics
2 20 (90.91%) Management Information System
3 18 (81.82%) VMware
3 18 (81.82%) Windows
3 18 (81.82%) VMware Infrastructure
4 17 (77.27%) Windows 7
4 17 (77.27%) ITIL
5 16 (72.73%) MCP
5 16 (72.73%) Microsoft
5 16 (72.73%) Front Office
5 16 (72.73%) Back Office
5 16 (72.73%) User Acceptance Testing
6 15 (68.18%) Risk Analysis
7 14 (63.64%) SLA
8 13 (59.09%) ITSM
8 13 (59.09%) Microsoft Certification
8 13 (59.09%) Service Management
9 12 (54.55%) Service Delivery
9 12 (54.55%) Security Cleared
10 10 (45.45%) Workflow
10 10 (45.45%) SC Cleared
11 5 (22.73%) SQL
12 4 (18.18%) Oracle
12 4 (18.18%) Oracle Reports
13 3 (13.64%) SQL Server 2012
13 3 (13.64%) Data Guard
13 3 (13.64%) Oracle Database
13 3 (13.64%) Performance Tuning
13 3 (13.64%) SQL Server 2008
13 3 (13.64%) SQL Server 2005

Capacity Planning
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Somerset 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 1 (4.55%) Apache
1 1 (4.55%) nginx
1 1 (4.55%) Confluence
1 1 (4.55%) MediaWiki
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.09%) SAN
2 1 (4.55%) OSPF
2 1 (4.55%) BGP
2 1 (4.55%) EIGRP
2 1 (4.55%) Firewall
2 1 (4.55%) IPsec
2 1 (4.55%) Network Security
2 1 (4.55%) LDAP
2 1 (4.55%) LAN
2 1 (4.55%) WAN
2 1 (4.55%) VPN
2 1 (4.55%) IPv6
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (18.18%) Oracle Reports
2 3 (13.64%) Oracle Database 10g
2 3 (13.64%) SQL Server
2 3 (13.64%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (13.64%) Oracle Database 11g
2 3 (13.64%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (13.64%) SQL Server 2012
2 3 (13.64%) Oracle Database
3 1 (4.55%) Relational Database
3 1 (4.55%) MySQL
3 1 (4.55%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Subversion
1 1 (4.55%) JIRA
1 1 (4.55%) Git (software)
1 1 (4.55%) Hudson
1 1 (4.55%) Jenkins
General
1 16 (72.73%) Front Office
1 16 (72.73%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 12 (54.55%) Network Support
2 11 (50.00%) Support Engineer
3 8 (36.36%) Network Engineer
3 8 (36.36%) Network Support Engineer
4 7 (31.82%) Lead Network Engineer
5 4 (18.18%) Windows Support Engineer
5 4 (18.18%) SQL DBA
5 4 (18.18%) DBA
6 3 (13.64%) Oracle DBA
7 2 (9.09%) Administrator
7 2 (9.09%) Services Delivery Manager
7 2 (9.09%) Service Manager
7 2 (9.09%) Delivery Manager
8 1 (4.55%) Contracts Manager
8 1 (4.55%) Linux Systems Administrator
8 1 (4.55%) Linux Administrator
8 1 (4.55%) SQL Server DBA
8 1 (4.55%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.55%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 21 (95.45%) Statistics
2 20 (90.91%) Management Information System
3 1 (4.55%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 18 (81.82%) Windows
2 17 (77.27%) Windows 7
3 3 (13.64%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (4.55%) Debian
5 1 (4.55%) Ubuntu
5 1 (4.55%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (77.27%) ITIL
2 16 (72.73%) User Acceptance Testing
3 15 (68.18%) Risk Analysis
4 13 (59.09%) ITSM
4 13 (59.09%) Service Management
5 12 (54.55%) Service Delivery
6 10 (45.45%) Workflow
7 3 (13.64%) Performance Tuning
8 2 (9.09%) Incident Management
8 2 (9.09%) Change Management
9 1 (4.55%) Disaster Recovery
9 1 (4.55%) Data Modelling
9 1 (4.55%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 5 (22.73%) SQL
2 3 (13.64%) T-SQL
3 1 (4.55%) Ruby
3 1 (4.55%) Bash Shell
3 1 (4.55%) Java
3 1 (4.55%) Perl
3 1 (4.55%) PHP
Qualifications
1 16 (72.73%) MCP
2 13 (59.09%) Microsoft Certification
3 12 (54.55%) Security Cleared
4 10 (45.45%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (63.64%) SLA
System Software
1 18 (81.82%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (13.64%) Oracle RMAN
3 2 (9.09%) Active Directory
4 1 (4.55%) Samba
4 1 (4.55%) Postfix
4 1 (4.55%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 3 (13.64%) Data Guard
2 1 (4.55%) ZABBIX
2 1 (4.55%) Puppet
Vendors
1 18 (81.82%) VMware
2 16 (72.73%) Microsoft
3 4 (18.18%) Oracle
4 1 (4.55%) Citrix
4 1 (4.55%) Red Hat
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