The table below looks at the statistics for Capacity Planning skills in IT contracts advertised for the Watford 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 December 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 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Capacity Planning
Rank 18 20 -
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -
Contract jobs citing Capacity Planning 4 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Watford 3.03% 4.26% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.44% 5.80% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate
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£433 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £370 £400
% change year-on-year
+8.10% -7.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.25 £13.50 £22.25
% change year-on-year
+116.66% -39.32%
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Hertfordshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Watford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
90 69 77
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Watford 68.18% 73.40% 74.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 19 33
Average daily rate £400 £300 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -29.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £311 £230 £321
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £370 £365
% change year-on-year
+4.72% +1.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 2
Average hourly rate £17.50 £18.50 £9.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.40% +94.73%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -10.00%

Capacity Planning
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

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

Capacity Planning Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

Capacity Planning
Daily Rate Trend in Watford

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

Capacity Planning Daily Rate Trend in Watford

Capacity Planning
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Watford 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 4 (100.00%) Migration
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco
2 3 (75.00%) HP
2 3 (75.00%) Dell
2 3 (75.00%) NetApp
2 3 (75.00%) Structured Cabling
2 3 (75.00%) Finance
3 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (25.00%) IBM
3 1 (25.00%) OS/400
3 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (25.00%) i5/OS
3 1 (25.00%) Performance Management
3 1 (25.00%) iSeries
3 1 (25.00%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (25.00%) Performance Monitoring

Capacity Planning
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Watford 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.

Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) Structured Cabling
2 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
General
1 3 (75.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (25.00%) Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Support Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Technical Support
1 1 (25.00%) Technical Support Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Technical Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) iSeries
1 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) OS/400
1 1 (25.00%) i5/OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Migration
2 1 (25.00%) Performance Management
2 1 (25.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (25.00%) Performance Monitoring
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Cisco
1 3 (75.00%) HP
1 3 (75.00%) Dell
1 3 (75.00%) NetApp
2 1 (25.00%) IBM