Period
to 17 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Glasgow 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 17 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 > Glasgow
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 78 85 78
Rank change year-on-year +7 -7 +18
Contract jobs citing Capacity Planning 19 3 23
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 1.45% 0.27% 1.34%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.69% 0.32% 1.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 2 16
Glasgow median daily rate £400 £425 £344
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.88% +23.64% +37.23%
10th Percentile £263 £405 £194
90th Percentile £600 £445 £500
Scotland median daily rate £400 £326 £300
% change year-on-year +22.89% +8.50% -14.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Glasgow median hourly rate - £43.00 -
Scotland median hourly rate - £42.00 -

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 Glasgow with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Glasgow
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1122 929 1398
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 85.78% 82.50% 81.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 608 495 747
Glasgow median daily rate £375 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% - -
10th Percentile £257 £223 £236
90th Percentile £500 £450 £475
Scotland median daily rate £390 £360 £375
% change year-on-year +8.33% -4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 15 28
Glasgow median hourly rate £24.00 £21.00 £27.44
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +14.29% -23.47% +52.44%
10th Percentile £13.00 £10.50 £12.35
90th Percentile £33.75 £44.65 £55.00
Scotland median hourly rate £25.00 £24.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year +4.17% -4.00% +14.94%

Capacity Planning
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

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

Job vacancy trend for Capacity Planning in Glasgow

Capacity Planning
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Capacity Planning in Glasgow

Capacity Planning
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Capacity Planning in Glasgow over the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Capacity Planning in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 17 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for Capacity Planning.

1 14 (73.68%) Java
1 14 (73.68%) Unix
1 14 (73.68%) Linux
1 14 (73.68%) Performance Analysis
2 12 (63.16%) Finance
3 11 (57.89%) Firewall
3 11 (57.89%) Configuration Management
3 11 (57.89%) Process Management
3 11 (57.89%) CISSP
3 11 (57.89%) Python
3 11 (57.89%) Data Modelling
3 11 (57.89%) DNS
3 11 (57.89%) Perl
3 11 (57.89%) CEH
3 11 (57.89%) Enterprise Architecture
3 11 (57.89%) JIRA
3 11 (57.89%) QA
3 11 (57.89%) User Acceptance Testing
3 11 (57.89%) Git (software)
3 11 (57.89%) Splunk
3 11 (57.89%) SIEM
3 11 (57.89%) Regular Expression
3 11 (57.89%) Big Data
3 11 (57.89%) Statistical Modelling
3 11 (57.89%) Kafka
3 11 (57.89%) Analytics
3 11 (57.89%) Grok
3 11 (57.89%) Bash Shell
3 11 (57.89%) Anomaly Detection
3 11 (57.89%) Apache Spark

Capacity Planning
Co-occurring IT Skills in Glasgow 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 11 (57.89%) Apache Spark
2 4 (21.05%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (21.05%) MS Exchange
3 3 (15.79%) Apache
3 3 (15.79%) Cloud Foundry
Communications & Networking
1 11 (57.89%) DNS
1 11 (57.89%) Firewall
2 1 (5.26%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (57.89%) Big Data
1 11 (57.89%) Parquet
Development Applications
1 11 (57.89%) Git (software)
1 11 (57.89%) JIRA
General
1 12 (63.16%) Finance
2 3 (15.79%) Publishing
3 1 (5.26%) Law
Job Titles
1 11 (57.89%) Security Engineer
1 11 (57.89%) Splunk Engineer
2 8 (42.11%) Java Engineer
3 4 (21.05%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (15.79%) Developer
4 3 (15.79%) Java Developer
5 2 (10.53%) Cloud Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Consultant
6 1 (5.26%) SAN Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (57.89%) Grok
1 11 (57.89%) Kafka
1 11 (57.89%) Regular Expression
2 3 (15.79%) CSS
2 3 (15.79%) HATEOAS
2 3 (15.79%) HTML
2 3 (15.79%) OAuth2
2 3 (15.79%) React
2 3 (15.79%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 4 (21.05%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.26%) Data Centre
2 1 (5.26%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 14 (73.68%) Linux
1 14 (73.68%) Unix
2 4 (21.05%) Windows
2 4 (21.05%) Windows Server
3 3 (15.79%) DC/OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (73.68%) Performance Analysis
2 11 (57.89%) Analytics
2 11 (57.89%) Anomaly Detection
2 11 (57.89%) Configuration Management
2 11 (57.89%) Data Modelling
2 11 (57.89%) Enterprise Architecture
2 11 (57.89%) Process Management
2 11 (57.89%) SDLC
2 11 (57.89%) SIEM
2 11 (57.89%) Statistical Modelling
2 11 (57.89%) User Acceptance Testing
3 9 (47.37%) Cybersecurity
4 8 (42.11%) Content Management
4 8 (42.11%) DevOps
5 4 (21.05%) Disaster Recovery
5 4 (21.05%) ITIL
5 4 (21.05%) ITIL V3
5 4 (21.05%) Security Patching
5 4 (21.05%) Service Management
6 3 (15.79%) OO
Programming Languages
1 14 (73.68%) Java
2 11 (57.89%) Bash Shell
2 11 (57.89%) Perl
2 11 (57.89%) Python
3 3 (15.79%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 11 (57.89%) CEH
1 11 (57.89%) CISSP
1 11 (57.89%) SANS
2 4 (21.05%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (57.89%) QA
System Software
1 4 (21.05%) Active Directory
1 4 (21.05%) vSphere
1 4 (21.05%) XenApp
2 1 (5.26%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 8 (42.11%) Ansible
1 8 (42.11%) Opscode Chef
1 8 (42.11%) Puppet
2 3 (15.79%) Apache Brooklyn
2 3 (15.79%) Kubernetes
2 3 (15.79%) Marathon
2 3 (15.79%) Mesos
3 2 (10.53%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
Vendors
1 11 (57.89%) Splunk
2 5 (26.32%) VMware
3 4 (21.05%) Citrix
3 4 (21.05%) CommVault
3 4 (21.05%) EMC
3 4 (21.05%) Microsoft
3 4 (21.05%) NetApp
4 1 (5.26%) Brocade
4 1 (5.26%) IBM