The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire with a requirement for Capacity Management skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Capacity Management over the 3 months to 22 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Capacity Management
East of England / Bedfordshire
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 35 41
Contract jobs citing Capacity Management 0 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire - 0.31% 0.82%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.38% 0.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £575 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £354 £350
% change year-on-year +13.07% +1.07%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £65.00 £35.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year +85.71% +34.61%  

Capacity Management is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Bedfordshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 326 262 317
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire 90.81% 81.62% 86.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 231 179 224
Median daily rate £450 £463 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.70% +8.82%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £613 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £385
% change year-on-year +3.75% +3.89%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 8 14
Median hourly rate £14.50 £50.78 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -71.44% +26.95%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £45.64 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.50 £50.78 £50.52
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.50 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +17.54% -5.00%  

Capacity Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Bedfordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bedfordshire citing Capacity Management as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Capacity Management in Bedfordshire

Capacity Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Capacity Management in Bedfordshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for Capacity Management in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 22 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Capacity Management 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 Bedfordshire region with a requirement for Capacity Management.

1 3 (60.00%) Linux
1 3 (60.00%) E-Commerce
1 3 (60.00%) WAN
1 3 (60.00%) DNS
1 3 (60.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (60.00%) Enterprise Architecture
1 3 (60.00%) Service Management
1 3 (60.00%) Load Balancing
1 3 (60.00%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (60.00%) High Availability
1 3 (60.00%) IaaS
1 3 (60.00%) Relational Database
1 3 (60.00%) Planning and Forecasting
2 2 (40.00%) Transition Management
2 2 (40.00%) Office 365
2 2 (40.00%) Problem Management
2 2 (40.00%) Test Management
2 2 (40.00%) ITSM
2 2 (40.00%) Migration
2 2 (40.00%) Information Security
2 2 (40.00%) Configuration Management
2 2 (40.00%) ITIL
3 1 (20.00%) Windows
3 1 (20.00%) LAN
3 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery
3 1 (20.00%) Capacity Planning

Capacity Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bedfordshire 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:

Cloud Services
1 3 (60.00%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (60.00%) IaaS
2 2 (40.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) DNS
1 3 (60.00%) WAN
2 1 (20.00%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) Relational Database
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Architect
1 3 (60.00%) Infrastructure Architect
2 2 (40.00%) Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) AWS Architect
2 2 (40.00%) Service Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Service Transition Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Transition Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Lead Architect
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Linux
2 1 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (60.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 3 (60.00%) E-Commerce
1 3 (60.00%) Enterprise Architecture
1 3 (60.00%) High Availability
1 3 (60.00%) Load Balancing
1 3 (60.00%) Planning and Forecasting
1 3 (60.00%) Service Management
2 2 (40.00%) Configuration Management
2 2 (40.00%) Information Security
2 2 (40.00%) ITIL
2 2 (40.00%) ITSM
2 2 (40.00%) Migration
2 2 (40.00%) Problem Management
2 2 (40.00%) Test Management
2 2 (40.00%) Transition Management
3 1 (20.00%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery