The table below looks at the statistics for Capacity Planning skills in IT contracts advertised for the Tyne and Wear region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Capacity Planning over the 3 months to 16 January 2017 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
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Capacity Planning
North East / Tyne and Wear
Rank 78 56 48
Rank change year-on-year
-22 -8
Contract jobs citing Capacity Planning 11 13 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 1.29% 1.94% 0.22%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.46% 2.28% 0.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 13 1
Median daily rate £375 £258 £301
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+45.63% -14.40%
UK excluding London median daily rate £373 £375 £400
% change year-on-year
-0.53% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £50.00 £39.00 £28.50
% change year-on-year
+28.20% +36.84%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Tyne and Wear region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Tyne and Wear
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
751 570 353
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 88.04% 85.07% 76.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 527 357 241
Median daily rate £390 £405 £405
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.70% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £258 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £575 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 24 8
Median hourly rate £37.50 £21.00 £21.82
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+78.57% -3.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.50 £10.50 £20.07
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £62.00 £47.50 £33.60
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £39.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-10.25% +50.00%

Capacity Planning
Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Tyne and Wear 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 Tyne and Wear

Capacity Planning
Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Capacity Planning Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

Capacity Planning
Daily Rate Histogram in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Capacity Planning across the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 16 January 2017.

Capacity Planning Daily Rate Histogram in Tyne and Wear

Capacity Planning
Hourly Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Capacity Planning Hourly Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

Capacity Planning
Contract Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

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 Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 16 January 2017. 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 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
Newcastle upon Tyne -24 10 £375 +45.63%
Sunderland - 1 £275 -
Capacity Planning
North East

Capacity Planning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 16 January 2017, 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 Tyne and Wear region with a requirement for Capacity Planning.

1 14 (82.35%) ITIL
2 9 (52.94%) Security Cleared
3 8 (47.06%) Windows
3 8 (47.06%) ITSM
4 7 (41.18%) Change Management
4 7 (41.18%) Open Source
4 7 (41.18%) SaaS
4 7 (41.18%) PaaS
4 7 (41.18%) IaaS
5 6 (35.29%) Business Continuity
5 6 (35.29%) Service Delivery
5 6 (35.29%) Configuration Management
5 6 (35.29%) Linux
5 6 (35.29%) PRINCE2
5 6 (35.29%) SharePoint
5 6 (35.29%) Active Directory
6 5 (29.41%) DNS
6 5 (29.41%) Microsoft
6 5 (29.41%) DHCP
6 5 (29.41%) Disaster Recovery
6 5 (29.41%) SC Cleared
6 5 (29.41%) DevOps
6 5 (29.41%) Data Centre
7 4 (23.53%) Disclosure Scotland
7 4 (23.53%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (23.53%) Skype
7 4 (23.53%) Exchange Server 2013
7 4 (23.53%) Windows Server
7 4 (23.53%) Office Communications Server
7 4 (23.53%) SharePoint 2010

Capacity Planning
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear 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 6 (35.29%) SharePoint
2 4 (23.53%) CMS
2 4 (23.53%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (23.53%) Exchange Server 2013
2 4 (23.53%) MS Exchange
2 4 (23.53%) Office Communications Server
2 4 (23.53%) SharePoint 2010
2 4 (23.53%) SharePoint 2013
2 4 (23.53%) Skype for Business
3 1 (5.88%) SharePoint Server
3 1 (5.88%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (17.65%) MS Office
2 1 (5.88%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.88%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 7 (41.18%) IaaS
1 7 (41.18%) PaaS
1 7 (41.18%) SaaS
2 3 (17.65%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (29.41%) DHCP
1 5 (29.41%) DNS
2 4 (23.53%) Skype
3 1 (5.88%) BGP
3 1 (5.88%) DSL
3 1 (5.88%) Ethernet
3 1 (5.88%) Firewall
3 1 (5.88%) FTP
3 1 (5.88%) Internet
3 1 (5.88%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (5.88%) IPsec
3 1 (5.88%) Network Security
3 1 (5.88%) OSPF
3 1 (5.88%) SMTP
3 1 (5.88%) SNMP
3 1 (5.88%) TCP/IP
3 1 (5.88%) VPN
3 1 (5.88%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (17.65%) OLAP
1 3 (17.65%) Oracle Database
1 3 (17.65%) Oracle Database 11g
1 3 (17.65%) Oracle OLAP
2 2 (11.76%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (5.88%) SQL Server
3 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (11.76%) StarTeam
General
1 3 (17.65%) Finance
2 1 (5.88%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (29.41%) Operations Engineer
2 4 (23.53%) Senior Operations Engineer
2 4 (23.53%) Support Engineer
3 3 (17.65%) Messaging Support
4 2 (11.76%) Consultant
4 2 (11.76%) Messaging Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Messaging Support Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Support Consultant
5 1 (5.88%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Applications Support
5 1 (5.88%) DBA
5 1 (5.88%) Messaging Consultant
5 1 (5.88%) Network Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Operational Support Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Operations Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Operations Support Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Oracle DBA
5 1 (5.88%) SharePoint Consultant
5 1 (5.88%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.88%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 5 (29.41%) Data Centre
2 4 (23.53%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (17.65%) Blackberry
3 3 (17.65%) Management Information System
3 3 (17.65%) Visualisation
4 2 (11.76%) Computer Science
5 1 (5.88%) Mainframe
5 1 (5.88%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 8 (47.06%) Windows
2 6 (35.29%) Linux
3 4 (23.53%) Windows Server
3 4 (23.53%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (17.65%) Android
4 3 (17.65%) Apple iOS
4 3 (17.65%) HPUX
4 3 (17.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (17.65%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (11.76%) Unix
6 1 (5.88%) AIX
6 1 (5.88%) MVS
6 1 (5.88%) VME
6 1 (5.88%) Windows 2000
6 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (5.88%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (82.35%) ITIL
2 8 (47.06%) ITSM
3 7 (41.18%) Change Management
3 7 (41.18%) Open Source
4 6 (35.29%) Business Continuity
4 6 (35.29%) Configuration Management
4 6 (35.29%) PRINCE2
4 6 (35.29%) Service Delivery
5 5 (29.41%) DevOps
5 5 (29.41%) Disaster Recovery
6 4 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (23.53%) Content Management
6 4 (23.53%) Data Management
6 4 (23.53%) Incident Management
6 4 (23.53%) ITIL V2
6 4 (23.53%) Problem Management
6 4 (23.53%) Process Improvement
6 4 (23.53%) Release Management
6 4 (23.53%) Service Management
7 3 (17.65%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (11.76%) Java
1 2 (11.76%) Perl
1 2 (11.76%) Python
1 2 (11.76%) Ruby
1 2 (11.76%) Shell Script
2 1 (5.88%) C
2 1 (5.88%) PowerShell
2 1 (5.88%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (52.94%) Security Cleared
2 5 (29.41%) SC Cleared
3 3 (17.65%) BPSS Clearance
3 3 (17.65%) MCSE
3 3 (17.65%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (11.76%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (23.53%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (5.88%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (35.29%) Active Directory
2 3 (17.65%) Hyper-V
3 2 (11.76%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (5.88%) Firmware
4 1 (5.88%) NFS
Systems Management
1 3 (17.65%) HP UCMDB
1 3 (17.65%) Oracle RMAN
2 2 (11.76%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 2 (11.76%) WMI
3 1 (5.88%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (5.88%) Puppet
Vendors
1 5 (29.41%) Microsoft
2 4 (23.53%) HP
2 4 (23.53%) Serena
3 3 (17.65%) Oracle
3 3 (17.65%) Red Hat
3 3 (17.65%) Trend Micro
4 2 (11.76%) Borland
4 2 (11.76%) VMware
5 1 (5.88%) CA
5 1 (5.88%) Capita
5 1 (5.88%) Cisco