Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire 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 22 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
South East > Oxfordshire
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 96 110 -
Rank change year-on-year +14 - +81
Contract jobs citing Capacity Planning 11 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 0.89% 0.079% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.07% 0.091% -
Number of daily rates quoted 10 1 0
Oxfordshire median daily rate £310 £403 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -22.98% - -
South East median daily rate £363 £378 £378
% change year-on-year -3.97% - -5.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Oxfordshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate - £50.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year - +170.27% -60.43%

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 Oxfordshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Oxfordshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1030 1104 1057
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 82.93% 87.07% 81.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 835 791 772
Oxfordshire median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £300 £213 £231
90th Percentile £590 £538 £520
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £393
% change year-on-year +6.25% +1.91% +4.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 30 42
Oxfordshire median hourly rate £23.00 £20.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +15.00% -11.11% +55.17%
10th Percentile £13.67 £13.95 £12.57
90th Percentile £77.50 £43.58 £55.00
South East median hourly rate £23.00 £27.00 £26.60
% change year-on-year -14.81% +1.50% +52.00%

Capacity Planning
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Capacity Planning in Oxfordshire

Capacity Planning
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Capacity Planning in Oxfordshire

Capacity Planning
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Oxfordshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Capacity Planning in Oxfordshire over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Capacity Planning in Oxfordshire

Capacity Planning
Contract Job Locations in Oxfordshire

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 Oxfordshire region over the 6 months to 22 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Oxford - 8 £320 -
Banbury +1 3 £300 -25.47%
Kidlington - 1 - -
Thame - 1 £350 -
Capacity Planning
South East

For the 6 months to 22 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 Oxfordshire region with a requirement for Capacity Planning.

1 8 (72.73%) Windows
1 8 (72.73%) Microsoft
1 8 (72.73%) Active Directory
1 8 (72.73%) NetApp
1 8 (72.73%) Disaster Recovery
1 8 (72.73%) VMware
1 8 (72.73%) Hyper-V
2 7 (63.64%) Service Delivery
2 7 (63.64%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (45.45%) Windows Server 2003
3 5 (45.45%) DNS
3 5 (45.45%) DHCP
3 5 (45.45%) Change Management
3 5 (45.45%) NetBackup
3 5 (45.45%) Network Design
3 5 (45.45%) Incident Management
3 5 (45.45%) Problem Management
3 5 (45.45%) Windows 7
3 5 (45.45%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (45.45%) VMware ESXi
3 5 (45.45%) Proactive Management
4 4 (36.36%) Management Information System
4 4 (36.36%) ITIL
4 4 (36.36%) Linux
5 3 (27.27%) Project Management
5 3 (27.27%) HP
5 3 (27.27%) Citrix
5 3 (27.27%) MCSE
5 3 (27.27%) MS Exchange
5 3 (27.27%) Unix

Capacity Planning
Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxfordshire 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 3 (27.27%) MS Exchange
2 1 (9.09%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (45.45%) DHCP
1 5 (45.45%) DNS
2 3 (27.27%) Firewall
2 3 (27.27%) Network Security
2 3 (27.27%) SAN
3 2 (18.18%) BGP
3 2 (18.18%) Ethernet
3 2 (18.18%) LAN
3 2 (18.18%) MPLS
3 2 (18.18%) OSPF
3 2 (18.18%) VLAN
3 2 (18.18%) WAN
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) JMeter
1 1 (9.09%) JUnit
1 1 (9.09%) Mockito
General
1 3 (27.27%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) Analyst
1 4 (36.36%) Infrastructure Analyst
1 4 (36.36%) Network Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) Active Directory Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) Windows Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Azure Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Cisco Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Cisco Security Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) LAN Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) LAN/WAN Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Network Security Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Operations Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Security Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Systems Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) WAN Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Performance Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Server Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Systems Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) AngularJS
1 1 (9.09%) jQuery
1 1 (9.09%) Node.js
1 1 (9.09%) React
Miscellaneous
1 4 (36.36%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 8 (72.73%) Windows
2 5 (45.45%) Windows 7
2 5 (45.45%) Windows Server 2003
2 5 (45.45%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (36.36%) Linux
4 3 (27.27%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (72.73%) Disaster Recovery
2 7 (63.64%) Service Delivery
3 5 (45.45%) Change Management
3 5 (45.45%) Incident Management
3 5 (45.45%) Network Design
3 5 (45.45%) Proactive Management
3 5 (45.45%) Problem Management
4 4 (36.36%) ITIL
5 3 (27.27%) Business Continuity
5 3 (27.27%) Change Control
5 3 (27.27%) High Availability
5 3 (27.27%) Patch Management
5 3 (27.27%) Project Management
5 3 (27.27%) Storage Virtualisation
6 2 (18.18%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (9.09%) Build Automation
7 1 (9.09%) Performance Engineering
7 1 (9.09%) Performance Tuning
7 1 (9.09%) Stress Testing
7 1 (9.09%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (9.09%) Java
1 1 (9.09%) JavaScript
1 1 (9.09%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (63.64%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (27.27%) MCSE
3 2 (18.18%) CCNA
3 2 (18.18%) CCNP
3 2 (18.18%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (9.09%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (27.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (27.27%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (72.73%) Active Directory
1 8 (72.73%) Hyper-V
2 5 (45.45%) VMware ESXi
3 3 (27.27%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (27.27%) vSphere
3 3 (27.27%) XenApp
3 3 (27.27%) XenDesktop
3 3 (27.27%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 5 (45.45%) NetBackup
2 1 (9.09%) Ansible
2 1 (9.09%) logstash
2 1 (9.09%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (9.09%) Puppet
Vendors
1 8 (72.73%) Microsoft
1 8 (72.73%) NetApp
1 8 (72.73%) VMware
2 3 (27.27%) Cisco
2 3 (27.27%) Citrix
2 3 (27.27%) HP
3 1 (9.09%) Dynatrace
3 1 (9.09%) Meraki
3 1 (9.09%) Oracle