The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Tyne and Wear 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 24 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
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Capacity Planning
North East / Tyne and Wear
Rank 74 62 47
Rank change year-on-year -12 -15  
Contract jobs citing Capacity Planning 5 6 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 0.85% 0.86% 0.45%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.95% 0.97% 0.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 1
Median daily rate £388 £280 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +38.39% -6.66%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £381 £383 £350
% change year-on-year -0.32% +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 Tyne and Wear with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Tyne and Wear
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 525 616 344
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Tyne and Wear 88.98% 88.38% 77.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 362 434 209
Median daily rate £390 £380 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.63% +2.70%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £273 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +2.50% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 6 16
Median hourly rate £37.50 £16.88 £11.31
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +122.22% +49.27%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.40 £12.65 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £21.00 £31.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £39.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.69% +30.00%  

Capacity Planning
Job Vacancy Trend in Tyne and Wear

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 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 Tyne and Wear

Capacity Planning
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Capacity Planning in Tyne and Wear

Capacity Planning
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Tyne and Wear

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Capacity Planning in Tyne and Wear over the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Capacity Planning in Tyne and Wear

Capacity Planning
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Capacity Planning in Tyne and Wear

Capacity Planning
Contract Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

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 Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 24 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
Newcastle upon Tyne -8 4 £388 +38.39% 3
Capacity Planning
North East

Capacity Planning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 24 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 Tyne and Wear region with a requirement for Capacity Planning.

1 13 (81.25%) ITIL
2 8 (50.00%) Service Delivery
2 8 (50.00%) Change Management
2 8 (50.00%) ITSM
2 8 (50.00%) Business Continuity
2 8 (50.00%) Security Cleared
3 7 (43.75%) Data Management
3 7 (43.75%) Disaster Recovery
3 7 (43.75%) PRINCE2
4 6 (37.50%) Windows
4 6 (37.50%) Configuration Management
4 6 (37.50%) DevOps
4 6 (37.50%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (31.25%) Problem Management
5 5 (31.25%) Finance
5 5 (31.25%) SharePoint
5 5 (31.25%) Microsoft
5 5 (31.25%) Data Centre
6 4 (25.00%) BPSS Clearance
6 4 (25.00%) Active Directory
6 4 (25.00%) CMS
6 4 (25.00%) Service Management
6 4 (25.00%) Serena
6 4 (25.00%) Incident Management
6 4 (25.00%) Open Source
6 4 (25.00%) SaaS
6 4 (25.00%) PaaS
6 4 (25.00%) ITIL V2
6 4 (25.00%) SC Cleared

Capacity Planning
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear 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 5 (31.25%) SharePoint
2 4 (25.00%) CMS
3 3 (18.75%) Skype for Business
4 2 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (12.50%) MS Exchange
4 2 (12.50%) Office Communications Server
4 2 (12.50%) SharePoint 2010
4 2 (12.50%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (6.25%) Tuxedo
5 1 (6.25%) WebLogic
5 1 (6.25%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (12.50%) MS Excel
1 2 (12.50%) MS Office
1 2 (12.50%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 4 (25.00%) IaaS
1 4 (25.00%) PaaS
1 4 (25.00%) SaaS
2 2 (12.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (18.75%) DHCP
1 3 (18.75%) DNS
2 2 (12.50%) Skype
3 1 (6.25%) BGP
3 1 (6.25%) DSL
3 1 (6.25%) Ethernet
3 1 (6.25%) Firewall
3 1 (6.25%) FTP
3 1 (6.25%) Internet
3 1 (6.25%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (6.25%) IPsec
3 1 (6.25%) Network Security
3 1 (6.25%) OSPF
3 1 (6.25%) SMTP
3 1 (6.25%) SNMP
3 1 (6.25%) TCP/IP
3 1 (6.25%) VPN
3 1 (6.25%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.25%) Oracle Database
1 1 (6.25%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 2 (12.50%) StarTeam
General
1 5 (31.25%) Finance
2 1 (6.25%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (37.50%) Operations Engineer
1 6 (37.50%) Senior Operations Engineer
2 2 (12.50%) Analyst
2 2 (12.50%) Support Analyst
3 1 (6.25%) Applications Support
3 1 (6.25%) Consultant
3 1 (6.25%) Desktop Analyst
3 1 (6.25%) Desktop Support
3 1 (6.25%) Desktop Support Analyst
3 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
3 1 (6.25%) Messaging Consultant
3 1 (6.25%) Messaging Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) Network Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) Operational Support Analyst
3 1 (6.25%) Operations Analyst
3 1 (6.25%) Operations Support Analyst
3 1 (6.25%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (6.25%) Senior Support Analyst
3 1 (6.25%) Support Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.25%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 6 (37.50%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (31.25%) Data Centre
3 3 (18.75%) Management Information System
4 1 (6.25%) Blackberry
4 1 (6.25%) Computer Science
4 1 (6.25%) Mainframe
4 1 (6.25%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 6 (37.50%) Windows
2 3 (18.75%) Linux
2 3 (18.75%) Unix
3 2 (12.50%) VME
3 2 (12.50%) Windows Server
3 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (6.25%) AIX
4 1 (6.25%) Android
4 1 (6.25%) Apple iOS
4 1 (6.25%) MVS
4 1 (6.25%) Windows 2000
4 1 (6.25%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (81.25%) ITIL
2 8 (50.00%) Business Continuity
2 8 (50.00%) Change Management
2 8 (50.00%) ITSM
2 8 (50.00%) Service Delivery
3 7 (43.75%) Data Management
3 7 (43.75%) Disaster Recovery
3 7 (43.75%) PRINCE2
4 6 (37.50%) Configuration Management
4 6 (37.50%) DevOps
5 5 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (31.25%) Problem Management
6 4 (25.00%) Incident Management
6 4 (25.00%) ITIL V2
6 4 (25.00%) Open Source
6 4 (25.00%) Process Improvement
6 4 (25.00%) Service Management
7 3 (18.75%) Data Engineering
7 3 (18.75%) Operational Acceptance Testing
7 3 (18.75%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (12.50%) Java
1 2 (12.50%) Perl
1 2 (12.50%) Python
1 2 (12.50%) Ruby
2 1 (6.25%) C
2 1 (6.25%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 8 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 4 (25.00%) BPSS Clearance
2 4 (25.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (6.25%) Degree
3 1 (6.25%) MCSE
3 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (12.50%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (6.25%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (6.25%) Firmware
3 1 (6.25%) Hyper-V
3 1 (6.25%) NFS
Systems Management
1 3 (18.75%) HP UCMDB
2 2 (12.50%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 2 (12.50%) WMI
3 1 (6.25%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (6.25%) Puppet
Vendors
1 5 (31.25%) Microsoft
2 4 (25.00%) Serena
3 3 (18.75%) HP
4 2 (12.50%) Borland
4 2 (12.50%) Oracle
4 2 (12.50%) VMware
5 1 (6.25%) CA
5 1 (6.25%) Capita
5 1 (6.25%) Cisco
5 1 (6.25%) Informatica
5 1 (6.25%) Trend Micro