The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire 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 March 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.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Capacity Planning
South East / Buckinghamshire
Rank 76 74 83
Rank change year-on-year -2 +9  
Contract jobs citing Capacity Planning 6 3 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 0.58% 0.29% 0.33%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.70% 0.34% 0.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 3 0
Median daily rate £650 £438 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +48.57% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £381 £383 £350
% change year-on-year -0.32% +9.28%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £22.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year - -18.18%  

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 Buckinghamshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Buckinghamshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 852 881 969
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire 82.80% 84.47% 80.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 420 464 475
Median daily rate £405 £410 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.21% +9.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +2.50% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 16 19
Median hourly rate £19.00 £33.00 £26.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -42.42% +26.92%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.13 £13.57 £12.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £60.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £39.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.69% +30.00%  

Capacity Planning
Job Vacancy Trend in Buckinghamshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 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 Buckinghamshire

Capacity Planning
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Capacity Planning in Buckinghamshire

Capacity Planning
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Capacity Planning in Buckinghamshire

Capacity Planning
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Capacity Planning within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 24 March 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes -2 5 £650 +48.57% 1
Capacity Planning
South East

Capacity Planning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 24 March 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 Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for Capacity Planning.

1 7 (77.78%) WAN
2 6 (66.67%) SC Cleared
2 6 (66.67%) Security Cleared
3 5 (55.56%) Office 365
3 5 (55.56%) Performance Analysis
4 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
5 3 (33.33%) Finance
5 3 (33.33%) Riverbed
6 2 (22.22%) Firewall
6 2 (22.22%) CCNP
6 2 (22.22%) Windows 10
6 2 (22.22%) Capacity Management
6 2 (22.22%) Cisco
6 2 (22.22%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (22.22%) DHCP
6 2 (22.22%) DNS
6 2 (22.22%) Windows
6 2 (22.22%) LAN
7 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2
7 1 (11.11%) Apache
7 1 (11.11%) B2C
7 1 (11.11%) HTTP
7 1 (11.11%) Intranet
7 1 (11.11%) Internet
7 1 (11.11%) MPLS
7 1 (11.11%) Configuration Management
7 1 (11.11%) Project Management
7 1 (11.11%) IBM
7 1 (11.11%) CCIE
7 1 (11.11%) Automotive

Capacity Planning
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (11.11%) Apache
1 1 (11.11%) IBM HTTP Server
1 1 (11.11%) Liferay
1 1 (11.11%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 5 (55.56%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (77.78%) WAN
2 2 (22.22%) DHCP
2 2 (22.22%) DNS
2 2 (22.22%) Firewall
2 2 (22.22%) LAN
3 1 (11.11%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (11.11%) HTTP
3 1 (11.11%) Internet
3 1 (11.11%) Intranet
3 1 (11.11%) MPLS
3 1 (11.11%) VPLS
General
1 3 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (11.11%) Automotive
2 1 (11.11%) German Language
2 1 (11.11%) Retail
2 1 (11.11%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Architect
1 5 (55.56%) Technical Architect
2 3 (33.33%) Office 365 Architect
3 2 (22.22%) Network Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Administrator
4 1 (11.11%) Cisco Consultant
4 1 (11.11%) Cisco Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Cisco Network Consultant
4 1 (11.11%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Consultant
4 1 (11.11%) Firewall Consultant
4 1 (11.11%) Firewall Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) LAN Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) LAN/WAN Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Network Consultant
4 1 (11.11%) PMO Manager
4 1 (11.11%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (11.11%) WAN Consultant
4 1 (11.11%) WAN Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Data Centre
1 1 (11.11%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (22.22%) Windows
1 2 (22.22%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Performance Analysis
2 2 (22.22%) Capacity Management
3 1 (11.11%) B2C
3 1 (11.11%) Business Transformation
3 1 (11.11%) Change Management
3 1 (11.11%) Coaching
3 1 (11.11%) Configuration Management
3 1 (11.11%) Incident Management
3 1 (11.11%) Operations Management
3 1 (11.11%) Performance Improvement
3 1 (11.11%) Performance Monitoring
3 1 (11.11%) Portfolio Management
3 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2
3 1 (11.11%) Problem Management
3 1 (11.11%) Project Management
3 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (11.11%) Validation
Qualifications
1 6 (66.67%) SC Cleared
1 6 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 2 (22.22%) CCNP
2 2 (22.22%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (11.11%) CCIE
3 1 (11.11%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) PMO
1 1 (11.11%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
2 3 (33.33%) Riverbed
3 2 (22.22%) Cisco
4 1 (11.11%) Computacenter
4 1 (11.11%) FatWire
4 1 (11.11%) IBM