The table below looks at the statistics for Capacity Planning skills in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Capacity Planning over the 3 months to 9 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
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Capacity Planning
Rank 138 139 132
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -7
Contract jobs citing Capacity Planning 3 10 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.11% 0.31% 0.40%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.14% 0.39% 0.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 7 5
Median daily rate £308 £375 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.00% -11.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £274 £365 £380
10% offered a daily rate of more than £342 £425 £680
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £400
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 2
Median hourly rate - £39.00 £38.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +0.64%
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 West region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2222 2588 2493
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 79.53% 80.98% 76.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 1510 1811 1684
Median daily rate £400 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £280 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 141 106 125
Median hourly rate £37.50 £41.25 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% +17.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.27 £25.60 £16.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £45.00 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.25 £34.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.02% +36.00%

Capacity Planning
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South West 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 West

Capacity Planning
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Capacity Planning Daily Rate Trend in the South West

Capacity Planning
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

Capacity Planning Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

Capacity Planning
Contract Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 3 months to 9 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
Bristol +2 1 - - 2
Wiltshire -1 1 £350 -6.66%
Somerset - 1 £265 -
Capacity Planning
England

Capacity Planning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 9 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 West region with a requirement for Capacity Planning.

1 3 (37.50%) ITIL
2 2 (25.00%) PRINCE2
2 2 (25.00%) WAN
2 2 (25.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (25.00%) VPN
2 2 (25.00%) Cisco
2 2 (25.00%) IPv6
2 2 (25.00%) CCNP
2 2 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (25.00%) Juniper
2 2 (25.00%) CheckPoint
2 2 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (25.00%) Firewall
2 2 (25.00%) IPsec
2 2 (25.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (25.00%) LTE
2 2 (25.00%) 4G
3 1 (12.50%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
3 1 (12.50%) Office 365
3 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (12.50%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (12.50%) Network Monitoring
3 1 (12.50%) Aruba
3 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (12.50%) Finance
3 1 (12.50%) Advertising
3 1 (12.50%) SAP CRM
3 1 (12.50%) CCVP
3 1 (12.50%) SAP SCM

Capacity Planning
Top Related IT Skills in the South West 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 1 (12.50%) SharePoint
1 1 (12.50%) SharePoint 2013
Business Applications
1 1 (12.50%) SAP CRM
1 1 (12.50%) SAP ERP
1 1 (12.50%) SAP SCM
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) 4G
1 2 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
1 2 (25.00%) Firewall
1 2 (25.00%) IPsec
1 2 (25.00%) IPv6
1 2 (25.00%) LTE
1 2 (25.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (25.00%) VPN
1 2 (25.00%) WAN
2 1 (12.50%) Internet
2 1 (12.50%) LAN
2 1 (12.50%) MGCP
2 1 (12.50%) MPLS
2 1 (12.50%) OSPF
2 1 (12.50%) VLAN
2 1 (12.50%) VoIP
2 1 (12.50%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (12.50%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) SAP BW
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 2 (25.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (12.50%) Advertising
2 1 (12.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (25.00%) Analyst
1 2 (25.00%) Architect
1 2 (25.00%) Designer
1 2 (25.00%) Mobile Designer
1 2 (25.00%) Senior Designer
1 2 (25.00%) Senior Mobile Designer
2 1 (12.50%) Administrator
2 1 (12.50%) Business Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Business Solution Architect
2 1 (12.50%) DBA
2 1 (12.50%) Enterprise Architect
2 1 (12.50%) Network Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Solutions Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Solutions Architect
2 1 (12.50%) Technical Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Telecoms Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Telecoms Architect
2 1 (12.50%) Telecoms Business Analyst
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Windows
1 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) ITIL
2 2 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (25.00%) PRINCE2
3 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (12.50%) Computer Security
3 1 (12.50%) CRM
3 1 (12.50%) E-Commerce
3 1 (12.50%) ERP
3 1 (12.50%) Network Monitoring
3 1 (12.50%) Performance Testing
3 1 (12.50%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) CCNP
1 2 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (12.50%) CCNA
2 1 (12.50%) CCVP
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) CheckPoint
1 2 (25.00%) Cisco
1 2 (25.00%) Juniper
2 1 (12.50%) Aruba
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
2 1 (12.50%) SAP