The table below looks at the statistics for Capacity Planning skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Capacity Planning over the 3 months to 10 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Capacity Planning
Rank 222 208 203
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -5
Contract jobs citing Capacity Planning 24 55 66
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.31% 0.58% 0.67%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.39% 0.73% 0.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 31 40
Median daily rate £404 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.12% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £319 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £460 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £400
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 8
Median hourly rate £50.00 - £31.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £50.00 £29.18 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+71.37% -2.75%
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 South East region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
6201 7507 7562
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 80.12% 79.65% 76.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 3674 4426 4223
Median daily rate £425 £400 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 258 312 288
Median hourly rate £34.00 £36.00 £22.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% +61.79%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.52 £12.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £54.50 £55.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £34.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.76% +36.00%

Capacity Planning
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South East region citing Capacity Planning as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Capacity Planning Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Capacity Planning
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Capacity Planning Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Capacity Planning
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Capacity Planning across the South East region over the 3 months to 10 December 2016.

Capacity Planning Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

Capacity Planning
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Capacity Planning Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Capacity Planning
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Capacity Planning within the South East region over the 3 months to 10 December 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Berkshire +1 10 £378 - 4
Surrey +12 7 £290 -23.68% 4
Buckinghamshire +17 4 £456 -
Middlesex - 2 £404 -
Hampshire +14 1 £550 +37.50% 2
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Capacity Planning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 10 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Capacity Planning also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the South East region with a requirement for Capacity Planning.

1 19 (35.19%) Linux
1 19 (35.19%) Microsoft
2 17 (31.48%) Active Directory
2 17 (31.48%) LAN
3 13 (24.07%) Cisco
3 13 (24.07%) VMware
4 12 (22.22%) ITIL
5 11 (20.37%) WAN
5 11 (20.37%) MS Excel
5 11 (20.37%) Firewall
5 11 (20.37%) Telecoms
5 11 (20.37%) Data Centre
6 10 (18.52%) Windows
6 10 (18.52%) Network Security
7 9 (16.67%) Unix
7 9 (16.67%) Java
7 9 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
8 8 (14.81%) SAN
8 8 (14.81%) SQL
8 8 (14.81%) SCOM
9 7 (12.96%) SC Cleared
9 7 (12.96%) Security Cleared
9 7 (12.96%) F5
9 7 (12.96%) Windows Server 2012
9 7 (12.96%) Performance Tuning
9 7 (12.96%) Red Hat
9 7 (12.96%) CheckPoint
9 7 (12.96%) IBM
9 7 (12.96%) Management Information System
9 7 (12.96%) Disaster Recovery

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (5.56%) Apache Pig
1 3 (5.56%) Skype for Business
2 1 (1.85%) IIS
2 1 (1.85%) OpenStack
2 1 (1.85%) SharePoint
Applications
1 11 (20.37%) MS Excel
2 6 (11.11%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.85%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (3.70%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 5 (9.26%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (7.41%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (5.56%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (1.85%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 17 (31.48%) LAN
2 11 (20.37%) Firewall
2 11 (20.37%) WAN
3 10 (18.52%) Network Security
4 8 (14.81%) SAN
5 6 (11.11%) DHCP
5 6 (11.11%) DNS
5 6 (11.11%) LDAP
5 6 (11.11%) VPN
6 5 (9.26%) Cisco Nexus
7 3 (5.56%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
7 3 (5.56%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 3 (5.56%) Kerberos
8 2 (3.70%) 3G
8 2 (3.70%) Cisco ASA
8 2 (3.70%) Internet
8 2 (3.70%) MPLS
8 2 (3.70%) SSL
8 2 (3.70%) VoLTE
8 2 (3.70%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (7.41%) Hadoop
1 4 (7.41%) RDBMS
1 4 (7.41%) Relational Database
2 3 (5.56%) Apache Hive
2 3 (5.56%) Big Data
2 3 (5.56%) Mahout
2 3 (5.56%) Sqoop
3 2 (3.70%) SQL Server
4 1 (1.85%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (1.85%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.85%) OLAP
4 1 (1.85%) OLTP
4 1 (1.85%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (1.85%) Gerrit
1 1 (1.85%) Git (software)
1 1 (1.85%) GitLab
1 1 (1.85%) Jenkins
General
1 11 (20.37%) Telecoms
2 5 (9.26%) Finance
3 1 (1.85%) Automotive
3 1 (1.85%) Back Office
3 1 (1.85%) German Language
3 1 (1.85%) Legal
3 1 (1.85%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (18.52%) Network Engineer
2 7 (12.96%) Technical Leader
3 5 (9.26%) Designer
4 4 (7.41%) Administrator
4 4 (7.41%) Analyst
4 4 (7.41%) Architect
4 4 (7.41%) Cisco Engineer
4 4 (7.41%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 4 (7.41%) Consultant
4 4 (7.41%) LAN Engineer
4 4 (7.41%) LAN/WAN Engineer
4 4 (7.41%) Network Consultant
4 4 (7.41%) Security Designer
4 4 (7.41%) WAN Engineer
5 3 (5.56%) Data Administrator
5 3 (5.56%) Junior
5 3 (5.56%) Lync Engineer
5 3 (5.56%) Project Manager
5 3 (5.56%) Security Analyst
5 3 (5.56%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (11.11%) J2EE
1 6 (11.11%) Middleware
1 6 (11.11%) OAuth
1 6 (11.11%) OpenID
1 6 (11.11%) Oracle Fusion
1 6 (11.11%) REST
1 6 (11.11%) SAML
2 1 (1.85%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 11 (20.37%) Data Centre
2 7 (12.96%) Management Information System
3 4 (7.41%) Client/Server
3 4 (7.41%) Statistics
4 2 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.85%) Algorithms
5 1 (1.85%) Private Cloud
5 1 (1.85%) Replication
5 1 (1.85%) RSA SecurID
Operating Systems
1 19 (35.19%) Linux
2 10 (18.52%) Windows
3 9 (16.67%) Unix
4 7 (12.96%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (11.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 6 (11.11%) Solaris
5 6 (11.11%) Windows Server
6 4 (7.41%) VMS
6 4 (7.41%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (3.70%) Ubuntu
7 2 (3.70%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (1.85%) CentOS
8 1 (1.85%) Debian
8 1 (1.85%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (22.22%) ITIL
2 7 (12.96%) Disaster Recovery
2 7 (12.96%) Mentoring
2 7 (12.96%) Performance Tuning
3 6 (11.11%) Business Process Improvement
3 6 (11.11%) Configuration Management
3 6 (11.11%) Identity Access Management
3 6 (11.11%) Information Security
3 6 (11.11%) Performance Analysis
3 6 (11.11%) Process Improvement
3 6 (11.11%) Technical Architecture
3 6 (11.11%) Use Case
4 5 (9.26%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (9.26%) Analytics
4 5 (9.26%) Capacity Management
4 5 (9.26%) Change Management
5 4 (7.41%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (7.41%) High Availability
5 4 (7.41%) Release Management
5 4 (7.41%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 9 (16.67%) Java
2 8 (14.81%) SQL
3 4 (7.41%) PowerShell
3 4 (7.41%) VBScript
4 2 (3.70%) Bash Shell
4 2 (3.70%) Perl
4 2 (3.70%) Python
5 1 (1.85%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (12.96%) SC Cleared
2 7 (12.96%) Security Cleared
3 6 (11.11%) CCNP
4 4 (7.41%) CCNA
5 3 (5.56%) APMP
5 3 (5.56%) CCIE
5 3 (5.56%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (3.70%) DV Cleared
7 1 (1.85%) CCSA
7 1 (1.85%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (9.26%) SLA
2 2 (3.70%) PCI DSS
2 2 (3.70%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (1.85%) QA
System Software
1 17 (31.48%) Active Directory
2 6 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (5.56%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 3 (5.56%) HDFS
3 3 (5.56%) vSphere
4 2 (3.70%) Hyper-V
4 2 (3.70%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (1.85%) Terminal Services
5 1 (1.85%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 1 (1.85%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (1.85%) Xen
Systems Management
1 8 (14.81%) SCOM
2 6 (11.11%) OpenAM
2 6 (11.11%) OpenIDM
3 5 (9.26%) SCCM
4 4 (7.41%) Ansible
4 4 (7.41%) Puppet
4 4 (7.41%) SCDPM
4 4 (7.41%) SCOrch
4 4 (7.41%) SCSM
4 4 (7.41%) SCVMM
5 3 (5.56%) Ambari
5 3 (5.56%) Hadoop YARN
5 3 (5.56%) Oozie
6 1 (1.85%) Failover Clustering
6 1 (1.85%) HP SIM
6 1 (1.85%) Microsoft Clustering
6 1 (1.85%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 19 (35.19%) Microsoft
2 13 (24.07%) Cisco
2 13 (24.07%) VMware
3 7 (12.96%) CheckPoint
3 7 (12.96%) F5
3 7 (12.96%) IBM
3 7 (12.96%) Red Hat
4 6 (11.11%) ForgeRock
4 6 (11.11%) Oracle
4 6 (11.11%) TIBCO
5 5 (9.26%) Juniper
6 3 (5.56%) HP
7 2 (3.70%) Dell
7 2 (3.70%) Intel Security
7 2 (3.70%) LANDesk
7 2 (3.70%) NetApp
7 2 (3.70%) Remedy
7 2 (3.70%) Riverbed
7 2 (3.70%) Sonus
7 2 (3.70%) Veritas