The table below looks at the statistics for Capacity Planning skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Capacity Planning over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 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
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Capacity Planning
Rank 113 97 105
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +8
Contract jobs citing Capacity Planning 9 13 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.35% 0.59% 0.19%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.44% 0.84% 0.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 5 1
Average daily rate £450 £350 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.57% +16.66%
UK excluding London average daily rate £381 £400 £425
% change year-on-year
-4.68% -5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £175.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £25.00 £115.00
% change year-on-year
- -78.26%
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 West Midlands region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2046 1544 1575
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 80.17% 69.90% 73.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 1158 881 850
Average daily rate £410 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.33% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 56 107 82
Average hourly rate £20.00 £26.00 £35.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-23.07% -27.27%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.03 £11.50 £11.78
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £37.50 £155.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

Capacity Planning
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

Capacity Planning Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Capacity Planning
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Capacity Planning Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Capacity Planning
Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

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

Capacity Planning Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

Capacity Planning
Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Capacity Planning Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Capacity Planning
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

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 West Midlands region over the 3 months to 10 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Birmingham -3 3 £450 +7.14%
Solihull -13 1 £383 -
Shropshire - 1 £675 -
Coventry - 1 £375 - 1
Capacity Planning
England

Capacity Planning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands 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 8 (53.33%) Performance Tuning
2 7 (46.67%) SQL Server 2005
2 7 (46.67%) SQL Server
3 6 (40.00%) SQL
3 6 (40.00%) Finance
4 5 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
5 4 (26.67%) SQL Server 2000
6 3 (20.00%) Service Management
6 3 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (20.00%) Problem Management
7 2 (13.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (13.33%) Pega
7 2 (13.33%) T-SQL
7 2 (13.33%) VMware
7 2 (13.33%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (13.33%) ITSM
7 2 (13.33%) Project Management
7 2 (13.33%) SLA
7 2 (13.33%) Windows
7 2 (13.33%) MS Excel
7 2 (13.33%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (13.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (13.33%) Business Development
7 2 (13.33%) SQL Server 2014
7 2 (13.33%) Supplier Management
8 1 (6.67%) Windows Server
8 1 (6.67%) Open Workbench
8 1 (6.67%) CRM
8 1 (6.67%) SharePoint

Capacity Planning
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands 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 (6.67%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (6.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (13.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (6.67%) MS Office
2 1 (6.67%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (46.67%) SQL Server
1 7 (46.67%) SQL Server 2005
2 5 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (26.67%) SQL Server 2000
4 2 (13.33%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (13.33%) SQL Server 2014
4 2 (13.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (13.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (6.67%) Ingres
General
1 6 (40.00%) Finance
2 1 (6.67%) Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (46.67%) DBA
2 6 (40.00%) SQL DBA
3 3 (20.00%) Administrator
3 3 (20.00%) Delivery Manager
4 2 (13.33%) Head of Service Management
5 1 (6.67%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
5 1 (6.67%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Citrix Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Citrix Support
5 1 (6.67%) Citrix Support Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Head of Delivery
5 1 (6.67%) Ingres DBA
5 1 (6.67%) Principal Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Senior Citrix Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Senior Citrix Support
5 1 (6.67%) Senior DBA
5 1 (6.67%) Senior IT Support
5 1 (6.67%) Senior SQL DBA
5 1 (6.67%) Senior Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.67%) N-Tier
1 1 (6.67%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 2 (13.33%) Windows
2 1 (6.67%) Unix
2 1 (6.67%) Windows Server
2 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (53.33%) Performance Tuning
2 5 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
3 3 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (20.00%) Problem Management
3 3 (20.00%) Service Management
4 2 (13.33%) Business Development
4 2 (13.33%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (13.33%) ITSM
4 2 (13.33%) Project Management
4 2 (13.33%) Supplier Management
5 1 (6.67%) Coaching
5 1 (6.67%) Data Security
5 1 (6.67%) Database Tuning
5 1 (6.67%) Migration
5 1 (6.67%) Performance Analysis
5 1 (6.67%) Performance Monitoring
5 1 (6.67%) SDLC
5 1 (6.67%) Security Management
5 1 (6.67%) Service Delivery
5 1 (6.67%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 6 (40.00%) SQL
2 2 (13.33%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) APMP
1 1 (6.67%) BPSS Clearance
1 1 (6.67%) SC Cleared
1 1 (6.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (13.33%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (6.67%) Active Directory
1 1 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 2 (13.33%) Pega
1 2 (13.33%) VMware
2 1 (6.67%) Citrix
2 1 (6.67%) HP
2 1 (6.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (6.67%) Sybase
Coventry
Capita plc
Rate: £350.00 - £400.00 per day
Posted: 7 days ago