The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire 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 26 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
East of England / Cambridgeshire
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 56 46 69
Rank change year-on-year -10 +23  
Contract jobs citing Capacity Planning 2 12 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 0.34% 2.06% 1.00%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.43% 2.58% 1.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 11 2
Median daily rate - £425 £225
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +88.88%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £400 £350
% change year-on-year -6.25% +14.28%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 5
Median hourly rate £16.17 - £23.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.11 - £21.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.23 - £23.50
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 Cambridgeshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Cambridgeshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 470 466 630
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire 80.34% 80.07% 79.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 222 267 374
Median daily rate £375 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.25% +6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £325 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.75% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 63 31 54
Median hourly rate £19.00 £37.50 £23.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -49.33% +59.57%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.25 £15.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £45.00 £43.75
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 Cambridgeshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 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 Cambridgeshire

Capacity Planning
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Capacity Planning in Cambridgeshire

Capacity Planning
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Capacity Planning in Cambridgeshire

Capacity Planning
Contract Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

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 Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 26 June 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
Huntingdon - 1 - -
Peterborough - 1 - -
Capacity Planning
East of England

For the 6 months to 26 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 Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for Capacity Planning.

1 3 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (66.67%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (66.67%) SAN
2 2 (66.67%) Data Centre
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Clustering
2 2 (66.67%) vCenter Server
2 2 (66.67%) Unix
3 1 (33.33%) Virtual Infrastructure
3 1 (33.33%) Project Management
3 1 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (33.33%) Fibre Channel
3 1 (33.33%) Change Control
3 1 (33.33%) SAP XI
3 1 (33.33%) SAP Basis
3 1 (33.33%) HP
3 1 (33.33%) SAP
3 1 (33.33%) ITIL
3 1 (33.33%) MCP
3 1 (33.33%) CRM
3 1 (33.33%) Client/Server
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft

Capacity Planning
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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 2 (66.67%) SAN
2 1 (33.33%) Fibre Channel
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) VMware Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) SAP Basis Team Leader
2 1 (33.33%) SAP Team Leader
2 1 (33.33%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) SAP Basis
1 1 (33.33%) SAP XI
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Data Centre
2 1 (33.33%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Change Control
1 1 (33.33%) CRM
1 1 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (33.33%) ITIL
1 1 (33.33%) Project Management
1 1 (33.33%) Virtual Infrastructure
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) MCP
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
1 2 (66.67%) VMware ESXi
1 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Clustering
1 2 (66.67%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 1 (33.33%) HP
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) SAP