Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for Capacity Planning skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Capacity Planning over the 6 months to 22 November 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 Planning
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 97 93 82
Rank change year-on-year -4 -11 +1
Contract jobs citing Capacity Planning 1 14 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.063% 0.92% 0.30%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.077% 1.13% 0.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 13 3
Birmingham median daily rate £315 £363 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -13.10% -21.62% +40.15%
10th Percentile £308 £311 £341
90th Percentile £323 £501 £494
West Midlands median daily rate £388 £375 £410
% change year-on-year +3.33% -8.54% +11.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Birmingham median hourly rate - - -
West Midlands median hourly rate - - -

Capacity Planning is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Birmingham
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1292 1243 1028
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 81.16% 81.67% 75.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 952 806 641
Birmingham median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% +3.45%
10th Percentile £231 £248 £231
90th Percentile £525 £550 £506
West Midlands median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +6.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 27 38
Birmingham median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.50
10th Percentile £12.45 £10.83 £10.40
90th Percentile £45.35 £31.21 £43.75
West Midlands median hourly rate £25.00 £18.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year +38.89% -10.00% -

Capacity Planning
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

Job postings citing Capacity Planning as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Birmingham.

Job vacancy trend for Capacity Planning in Birmingham

Capacity Planning
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Capacity Planning in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 22 November 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for Capacity Planning.

1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure

Capacity Planning
Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham 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 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Network Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco