The table below looks at the statistics for Capacity Planning skills in IT contracts advertised for the Wiltshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Capacity Planning over the 3 months to 8 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
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Capacity Planning
Rank 58 59 49
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -10
Contract jobs citing Capacity Planning 5 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 0.71% 0.15% 0.19%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.91% 0.19% 0.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 0
Average daily rate £233 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £381 £400 £425
% change year-on-year
-4.68% -5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £39.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.00 £25.00 £115.00
% change year-on-year
+56.00% -78.26%
Capacity Planning
South West

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Wiltshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
547 533 396
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 77.81% 77.70% 76.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 412 379 261
Average daily rate £370 £450 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.77% +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £300 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £575 £518
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 17 14
Average hourly rate £40.50 £28.50 £24.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+42.10% +18.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £17.00 £15.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.50 £28.50 £36.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

Capacity Planning
Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

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

Capacity Planning Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

Capacity Planning
Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

Capacity Planning Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

Capacity Planning
Daily Rate Histogram in Wiltshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Capacity Planning across the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 8 February 2016.

Capacity Planning Daily Rate Histogram in Wiltshire

Capacity Planning
Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

Capacity Planning Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

Capacity Planning
Contract Job Locations in Wiltshire

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 Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 8 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
Swindon - 4 £190 -
Salisbury - 1 £350 -
Capacity Planning
South West

Capacity Planning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Wiltshire 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 (50.00%) Windows
1 4 (50.00%) Linux
1 4 (50.00%) Cisco
2 3 (37.50%) ITIL
2 3 (37.50%) CCNP
2 3 (37.50%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (37.50%) CheckPoint
2 3 (37.50%) Firewall
2 3 (37.50%) Cisco ASA
2 3 (37.50%) Degree
2 3 (37.50%) Computer Science
2 3 (37.50%) Network Security
2 3 (37.50%) Performance Monitoring
2 3 (37.50%) Windows Server
3 2 (25.00%) Change Control
3 2 (25.00%) SAN
3 2 (25.00%) Project Management
3 2 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (25.00%) CCSA
3 2 (25.00%) CCSE
3 2 (25.00%) DMZ
4 1 (12.50%) BGP
4 1 (12.50%) EIGRP
4 1 (12.50%) OCX
4 1 (12.50%) Telnet
4 1 (12.50%) Check Point Certification
4 1 (12.50%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (12.50%) SQL
4 1 (12.50%) CCIE
4 1 (12.50%) SharePoint

Capacity Planning
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Wiltshire 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 (12.50%) MS Exchange
1 1 (12.50%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 3 (37.50%) Cisco ASA
1 3 (37.50%) Firewall
1 3 (37.50%) Network Security
2 2 (25.00%) DMZ
2 2 (25.00%) SAN
3 1 (12.50%) BGP
3 1 (12.50%) EIGRP
3 1 (12.50%) Ethernet
3 1 (12.50%) Gigabit Ethernet
3 1 (12.50%) PuTTY
3 1 (12.50%) SSH
3 1 (12.50%) TCP/IP
3 1 (12.50%) Telnet
General
1 1 (12.50%) Banking
1 1 (12.50%) Finance
1 1 (12.50%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Firewall Engineer
1 3 (37.50%) Network Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Server Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Wintel Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Capacity Planning Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Data Centre Technician
3 1 (12.50%) Data Technician
3 1 (12.50%) Technical Specialist
3 1 (12.50%) Wintel Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) OCX
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Computer Science
2 1 (12.50%) Data Centre
2 1 (12.50%) Driving Licence
2 1 (12.50%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (50.00%) Linux
1 4 (50.00%) Windows
2 3 (37.50%) Windows Server
3 1 (12.50%) Windows 7
3 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) ITIL
1 3 (37.50%) Performance Monitoring
2 2 (25.00%) Change Control
2 2 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (25.00%) Project Management
3 1 (12.50%) Capacity Management
3 1 (12.50%) Change Management
3 1 (12.50%) ITSM
3 1 (12.50%) Release Management
3 1 (12.50%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) PowerShell
1 1 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) CCNP
1 3 (37.50%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (37.50%) Degree
2 2 (25.00%) CCSA
2 2 (25.00%) CCSE
3 1 (12.50%) CCIE
3 1 (12.50%) Check Point Certification
3 1 (12.50%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) JSP 440
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) Hyper-V
1 1 (12.50%) VMware ESXi
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Cisco
2 3 (37.50%) CheckPoint
3 1 (12.50%) NetApp
3 1 (12.50%) Veeam
3 1 (12.50%) VMware