The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the North East 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 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
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Capacity Planning
England / North East
Rank 76 68 56
Rank change year-on-year -8 -12  
Contract jobs citing Capacity Planning 10 6 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 1.38% 0.69% 0.46%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.57% 0.81% 0.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 1 1
Median daily rate £275 £280 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.78% -6.66%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £383 £350
% change year-on-year +1.30% +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 the North East with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
North East
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 635 740 481
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the North East 87.59% 85.06% 74.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 428 504 262
Median daily rate £388 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.12% +6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £280 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £550 £518
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £398
% change year-on-year +2.50% +0.62%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 11 21
Median hourly rate £32.50 £18.00 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +80.55% +38.46%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.71 £12.97 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £30.00 £28.30
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £38.75 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.09% +29.16%  

Capacity Planning
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the North East 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 the North East

Capacity Planning
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Capacity Planning in the North East

Capacity Planning
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the North East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Capacity Planning in the North East over the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Capacity Planning in the North East

Capacity Planning
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Capacity Planning in the North East

Capacity Planning
Contract Job Locations in the North East

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 North East region over the 3 months to 26 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
Tyne and Wear -14 5 £388 +38.39% 3
Capacity Planning
England

Capacity Planning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

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

1 20 (86.96%) ITIL
2 15 (65.22%) Security Cleared
3 12 (52.17%) SharePoint
3 12 (52.17%) Microsoft
4 11 (47.83%) SC Cleared
5 10 (43.48%) Skype for Business
6 9 (39.13%) Exchange Server 2010
6 9 (39.13%) SharePoint 2010
6 9 (39.13%) Office 365
6 9 (39.13%) SharePoint 2013
6 9 (39.13%) Exchange Server 2013
6 9 (39.13%) Skype
6 9 (39.13%) Office Communications Server
6 9 (39.13%) Content Management
6 9 (39.13%) MS Exchange
6 9 (39.13%) MS Office
6 9 (39.13%) MS Excel
7 8 (34.78%) Service Delivery
7 8 (34.78%) Change Management
7 8 (34.78%) ITSM
7 8 (34.78%) Business Continuity
8 7 (30.43%) Data Management
8 7 (30.43%) Disaster Recovery
8 7 (30.43%) PRINCE2
9 6 (26.09%) Windows
9 6 (26.09%) Configuration Management
9 6 (26.09%) DevOps
9 6 (26.09%) Analytical Skills
10 5 (21.74%) Problem Management
10 5 (21.74%) Agile Software Development

Capacity Planning
Top Related IT Skills in the North East 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 12 (52.17%) SharePoint
2 10 (43.48%) Skype for Business
3 9 (39.13%) Exchange Server 2010
3 9 (39.13%) Exchange Server 2013
3 9 (39.13%) MS Exchange
3 9 (39.13%) Office Communications Server
3 9 (39.13%) SharePoint 2010
3 9 (39.13%) SharePoint 2013
4 4 (17.39%) CMS
5 1 (4.35%) Tuxedo
5 1 (4.35%) WebLogic
5 1 (4.35%) WebSphere
Applications
1 9 (39.13%) MS Excel
1 9 (39.13%) MS Office
2 2 (8.70%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 9 (39.13%) Office 365
2 4 (17.39%) IaaS
2 4 (17.39%) PaaS
2 4 (17.39%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (39.13%) Skype
2 3 (13.04%) DHCP
2 3 (13.04%) DNS
3 1 (4.35%) BGP
3 1 (4.35%) DSL
3 1 (4.35%) Ethernet
3 1 (4.35%) Firewall
3 1 (4.35%) FTP
3 1 (4.35%) Internet
3 1 (4.35%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (4.35%) IPsec
3 1 (4.35%) Network Security
3 1 (4.35%) OSPF
3 1 (4.35%) SMTP
3 1 (4.35%) SNMP
3 1 (4.35%) TCP/IP
3 1 (4.35%) VPN
3 1 (4.35%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.35%) Oracle Database
1 1 (4.35%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 2 (8.70%) StarTeam
General
1 5 (21.74%) Finance
2 1 (4.35%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (34.78%) Messaging Engineer
1 8 (34.78%) Messaging Support
2 7 (30.43%) Messaging Support Engineer
2 7 (30.43%) Support Engineer
3 6 (26.09%) Operations Engineer
3 6 (26.09%) Senior Operations Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) Analyst
4 2 (8.70%) Support Analyst
5 1 (4.35%) Applications Support
5 1 (4.35%) Consultant
5 1 (4.35%) Desktop Support
5 1 (4.35%) Desktop Support Analyst
5 1 (4.35%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 1 (4.35%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
5 1 (4.35%) Messaging Consultant
5 1 (4.35%) Network Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Operational Support Analyst
5 1 (4.35%) Operations Support Analyst
5 1 (4.35%) Senior Support Analyst
5 1 (4.35%) Support Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.35%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 6 (26.09%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (21.74%) Data Centre
3 3 (13.04%) Management Information System
4 1 (4.35%) Blackberry
4 1 (4.35%) Computer Science
4 1 (4.35%) Mainframe
4 1 (4.35%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 6 (26.09%) Windows
2 3 (13.04%) Linux
2 3 (13.04%) Unix
3 2 (8.70%) VME
3 2 (8.70%) Windows Server
3 2 (8.70%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (8.70%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (4.35%) AIX
4 1 (4.35%) Android
4 1 (4.35%) Apple iOS
4 1 (4.35%) MVS
4 1 (4.35%) Windows 2000
4 1 (4.35%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (86.96%) ITIL
2 9 (39.13%) Content Management
3 8 (34.78%) Business Continuity
3 8 (34.78%) Change Management
3 8 (34.78%) ITSM
3 8 (34.78%) Service Delivery
4 7 (30.43%) Data Management
4 7 (30.43%) Disaster Recovery
4 7 (30.43%) PRINCE2
5 6 (26.09%) Configuration Management
5 6 (26.09%) DevOps
6 5 (21.74%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (21.74%) Problem Management
7 4 (17.39%) Incident Management
7 4 (17.39%) ITIL V2
7 4 (17.39%) Open Source
7 4 (17.39%) Process Improvement
7 4 (17.39%) Service Management
8 3 (13.04%) Operational Acceptance Testing
8 3 (13.04%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (8.70%) Java
1 2 (8.70%) Perl
1 2 (8.70%) Python
1 2 (8.70%) Ruby
2 1 (4.35%) C
2 1 (4.35%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 15 (65.22%) Security Cleared
2 11 (47.83%) SC Cleared
3 4 (17.39%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (4.35%) Degree
4 1 (4.35%) MCSE
4 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.70%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (4.35%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (17.39%) Active Directory
2 2 (8.70%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (4.35%) Firmware
3 1 (4.35%) Hyper-V
3 1 (4.35%) NFS
Systems Management
1 3 (13.04%) HP UCMDB
2 2 (8.70%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 2 (8.70%) WMI
3 1 (4.35%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (4.35%) Puppet
Vendors
1 12 (52.17%) Microsoft
2 4 (17.39%) Serena
3 3 (13.04%) HP
4 2 (8.70%) Borland
4 2 (8.70%) Oracle
4 2 (8.70%) VMware
5 1 (4.35%) CA
5 1 (4.35%) Capita
5 1 (4.35%) Cisco
5 1 (4.35%) Informatica
5 1 (4.35%) Trend Micro
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