The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Bristol 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 3 months to 24 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 Planning
South West / Bristol
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 70 68 68
Rank change year-on-year -2 0  
Contract jobs citing Capacity Planning 3 2 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 0.36% 0.24% 0.55%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.44% 0.29% 0.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 3
Median daily rate £271 £403 £180
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -32.60% +123.61%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £400 £350
% change year-on-year -6.25% +14.28%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.17 £37.75 £23.00
% change year-on-year -57.16% +64.13%  

Capacity Planning 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 Bristol with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Bristol
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 677 696 752
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Bristol 81.66% 82.08% 82.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 456 515 578
Median daily rate £388 £378 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.64% -2.58%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £280 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.75% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 24 18
Median hourly rate £40.00 £39.50 £37.04
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.26% +6.64%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.25 £12.88 £18.46
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.50 £44.00 £41.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +19.29% -5.00%  

Capacity Planning
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

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

Job vacancy trend for Capacity Planning in Bristol

Capacity Planning
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Capacity Planning in Bristol

Capacity Planning
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Capacity Planning in Bristol

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 Bristol region with a requirement for Capacity Planning.

1 2 (28.57%) SQL
1 2 (28.57%) T-SQL
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
1 2 (28.57%) Windows
1 2 (28.57%) Linux
1 2 (28.57%) Firmware
1 2 (28.57%) Six Sigma
1 2 (28.57%) Project Management
1 2 (28.57%) Change Management
1 2 (28.57%) Disaster Recovery
1 2 (28.57%) Migration
1 2 (28.57%) SC Cleared
1 2 (28.57%) Security Cleared
1 2 (28.57%) APMP
1 2 (28.57%) Process Improvement
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2012
1 2 (28.57%) Performance Monitoring
1 2 (28.57%) DBS Check
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2014
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2016
1 2 (28.57%) Compliance Audit
2 1 (14.29%) Performance Analysis
2 1 (14.29%) Capacity Management
2 1 (14.29%) 4G
2 1 (14.29%) Degree
2 1 (14.29%) Greenplum
2 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
2 1 (14.29%) Manufacturing
2 1 (14.29%) 3G
2 1 (14.29%) GSM

Capacity Planning
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bristol 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) 3G
1 1 (14.29%) 4G
1 1 (14.29%) GSM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2012
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2014
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2016
General
1 1 (14.29%) Manufacturing
1 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) DBA
1 2 (28.57%) Developer
1 2 (28.57%) Project Planner
1 2 (28.57%) SQL DBA
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Capacity Planning Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Design Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Design Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Linux Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Senior Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Virtualisation Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Windows Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Linux
1 2 (28.57%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) Change Management
1 2 (28.57%) Compliance Audit
1 2 (28.57%) Disaster Recovery
1 2 (28.57%) Migration
1 2 (28.57%) Performance Monitoring
1 2 (28.57%) Process Improvement
1 2 (28.57%) Project Management
1 2 (28.57%) Six Sigma
2 1 (14.29%) Capacity Management
2 1 (14.29%) Performance Analysis
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) SQL
1 2 (28.57%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) APMP
1 2 (28.57%) DBS Check
1 2 (28.57%) SC Cleared
1 2 (28.57%) Security Cleared
2 1 (14.29%) Degree
2 1 (14.29%) HND
System Software
1 2 (28.57%) Firmware
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Greenplum