Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 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 21 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
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 120 118 132
Rank change year-on-year -2 +14 -29
Contract jobs citing Capacity Planning 14 9 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.48% 0.43% 0.22%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.57% 0.51% 0.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 3
Edinburgh median daily rate £613 £350 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +75.00% -17.65% +11.11%
10th Percentile £460 £285 £323
90th Percentile £638 £415 £444
Scotland median daily rate £400 £326 £300
% change year-on-year +22.89% +8.50% -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Edinburgh median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate - £43.00 -

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 Edinburgh with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Edinburgh
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 2476 1775 2647
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 84.25% 84.00% 83.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 1444 1016 1367
Edinburgh median daily rate £400 £388 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.23% - -3.13%
10th Percentile £261 £260 £263
90th Percentile £550 £525 £525
Scotland median daily rate £388 £360 £375
% change year-on-year +7.64% -4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 26 20
Edinburgh median hourly rate £21.00 £19.75 £17.76
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.33% +11.20% +5.18%
10th Percentile £11.22 £11.25 £11.87
90th Percentile £37.52 £46.69 £40.38
Scotland median hourly rate £25.00 £21.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year +19.05% -16.00% +11.11%

Capacity Planning
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

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

Job vacancy trend for Capacity Planning in Edinburgh

Capacity Planning
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Capacity Planning in Edinburgh

Capacity Planning
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Capacity Planning in Edinburgh over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Capacity Planning in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 21 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for Capacity Planning.

1 6 (42.86%) Linux
2 4 (28.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 4 (28.57%) Task Automation
3 3 (21.43%) Continuous Delivery
3 3 (21.43%) PMO
3 3 (21.43%) Azure Active Directory
3 3 (21.43%) Windows Server
3 3 (21.43%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (21.43%) PowerShell
3 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (21.43%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (21.43%) Banking
3 3 (21.43%) Ruby
3 3 (21.43%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (21.43%) vSphere
3 3 (21.43%) Puppet
3 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (21.43%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (21.43%) Ansible
3 3 (21.43%) Windows
3 3 (21.43%) Microsoft
3 3 (21.43%) Active Directory
3 3 (21.43%) Red Hat
3 3 (21.43%) Configuration Management
3 3 (21.43%) Finance
3 3 (21.43%) VMware
4 2 (14.29%) CheckPoint
4 2 (14.29%) Internet
4 2 (14.29%) Change Management
4 2 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery

Capacity Planning
Co-occurring IT Skills in Edinburgh 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 (7.14%) Apache
1 1 (7.14%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Office
1 2 (14.29%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 2 (14.29%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 3 (21.43%) Azure Active Directory
1 3 (21.43%) Cloud Computing
1 3 (21.43%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (14.29%) 802.11
1 2 (14.29%) BGP
1 2 (14.29%) Cisco Wireless
1 2 (14.29%) EIGRP
1 2 (14.29%) Firewall
1 2 (14.29%) HSRP
1 2 (14.29%) Internet
1 2 (14.29%) IPsec
1 2 (14.29%) LAN
1 2 (14.29%) MPLS
1 2 (14.29%) NetScaler
1 2 (14.29%) OSPF
1 2 (14.29%) VPN
1 2 (14.29%) WAN
1 2 (14.29%) Wireless
1 2 (14.29%) Wireshark
2 1 (7.14%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (7.14%) HTTP
2 1 (7.14%) NAS
2 1 (7.14%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (14.29%) Oracle Database
2 1 (7.14%) Oracle Database 10g
2 1 (7.14%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (7.14%) Oracle9i Database
2 1 (7.14%) PowerCenter
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (21.43%) Banking
1 3 (21.43%) Finance
2 1 (7.14%) Legal
Job Titles
1 2 (14.29%) Analyst
1 2 (14.29%) Consultant
1 2 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 2 (14.29%) Network Engineer
1 2 (14.29%) PMO Analyst
2 1 (7.14%) Administrator
2 1 (7.14%) Applications Developer
2 1 (7.14%) Architect
2 1 (7.14%) DBA
2 1 (7.14%) Developer
2 1 (7.14%) HTML Developer
2 1 (7.14%) Informatica Consultant
2 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Architect
2 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Consultant
2 1 (7.14%) Oracle DBA
2 1 (7.14%) Project Manager
2 1 (7.14%) Scrum Master
2 1 (7.14%) Security Engineer
2 1 (7.14%) Solaris Administrator
2 1 (7.14%) Web Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (14.29%) 802.1X
2 1 (7.14%) Backbone.js
2 1 (7.14%) CSS
2 1 (7.14%) CSS3
2 1 (7.14%) HTML
2 1 (7.14%) HTML5
2 1 (7.14%) jQuery
2 1 (7.14%) JSON
2 1 (7.14%) RequireJS
2 1 (7.14%) RESTful
2 1 (7.14%) SOAP
2 1 (7.14%) Spring
2 1 (7.14%) Web Services
2 1 (7.14%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Computer Science
1 2 (14.29%) Data Centre
1 2 (14.29%) Management Information System
1 2 (14.29%) Virtual Team
2 1 (7.14%) Linux Command Line
2 1 (7.14%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 6 (42.86%) Linux
2 4 (28.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (21.43%) Windows
3 3 (21.43%) Windows Server
3 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (14.29%) Solaris
5 1 (7.14%) AIX
5 1 (7.14%) Mac OS X
5 1 (7.14%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (28.57%) Task Automation
2 3 (21.43%) Configuration Management
2 3 (21.43%) Continuous Delivery
2 3 (21.43%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (14.29%) Change Management
3 2 (14.29%) DevOps
3 2 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (14.29%) High Availability
3 2 (14.29%) Network Monitoring
3 2 (14.29%) Project Management
3 2 (14.29%) Validation
4 1 (7.14%) API Design
4 1 (7.14%) Dependency Management
4 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Management
4 1 (7.14%) Kalman Filter
4 1 (7.14%) Mobile First
4 1 (7.14%) Progressive Enhancement
4 1 (7.14%) SDLC
4 1 (7.14%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 3 (21.43%) PowerShell
1 3 (21.43%) Ruby
2 1 (7.14%) Java
2 1 (7.14%) JavaScript
2 1 (7.14%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (7.14%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (21.43%) PMO
2 1 (7.14%) Data Quality
2 1 (7.14%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (21.43%) Active Directory
1 3 (21.43%) vSphere
2 1 (7.14%) OpenAM
2 1 (7.14%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (7.14%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 3 (21.43%) Ansible
1 3 (21.43%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (21.43%) Puppet
2 2 (14.29%) Cacti
3 1 (7.14%) Cisco Prime
3 1 (7.14%) Data Guard
3 1 (7.14%) NetBackup
3 1 (7.14%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 3 (21.43%) Microsoft
1 3 (21.43%) Red Hat
1 3 (21.43%) VMware
2 2 (14.29%) CheckPoint
2 2 (14.29%) Cisco
2 2 (14.29%) Citrix
2 2 (14.29%) F5
2 2 (14.29%) Oracle
2 2 (14.29%) SolarWinds
2 2 (14.29%) Splunk
3 1 (7.14%) ForgeRock
3 1 (7.14%) Informatica
3 1 (7.14%) Nimble Storage
3 1 (7.14%) Open-E
3 1 (7.14%) Planview
3 1 (7.14%) Software AG
3 1 (7.14%) Synology
3 1 (7.14%) Veritas
3 1 (7.14%) webMethods