Period
to 26 July 2017

The median contractor rate for a Capacity Planner was £450 per day in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 26 July 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to 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 Planner
UK
6 months to
26 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 842 898 877
Rank change year-on-year +56 -21 -24
Contract jobs requiring a Capacity Planner 2 4 23
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.002% 0.004% 0.020%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.002% 0.004% 0.021%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 15
UK median daily rate £450 £288 £301
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +56.52% -4.33% -19.87%
10th Percentile £425 £271 £107
90th Percentile £475 £309 £421
UK excluding London median daily rate - £288 £358
% change year-on-year - -19.58% -4.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
UK median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
UK
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 90298 104385 106998
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 94.82% 95.01% 94.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 58587 67947 66244
UK median daily rate £430 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.18% +6.25% +1.01%
10th Percentile £263 £255 £233
90th Percentile £620 £600 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.23% +3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2889 3090 4140
UK median hourly rate £18.50 £19.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.63% +8.57% +2.94%
10th Percentile £10.91 £10.40 £10.50
90th Percentile £49.60 £47.33 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.77 £19.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -6.47% +11.76% +1.49%

Capacity Planner
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings that featured Capacity Planner in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Capacity Planner in the UK

Capacity Planner
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Capacity Planner in the UK

Capacity Planner
Top 5 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Capacity Planner within the UK over the 6 months to 26 July 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
England +48 2 £450 +56.52%
UK excluding London +66 1 - -
London +19 1 £450 +55.17%
East Midlands - 1 - -
Midlands - 1 - -

Capacity Planner Skill Set
Top 6 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 July 2017, Capacity Planner contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads featuring Capacity Planner in the job title.

1 1 (50.00%) Project Management
1 1 (50.00%) ITSM
1 1 (50.00%) Performance Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Capacity Planning
1 1 (50.00%) Capacity Management
1 1 (50.00%) Business Forecasting

Capacity Planner Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills 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:

Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Business Forecasting
1 1 (50.00%) Capacity Management
1 1 (50.00%) Capacity Planning
1 1 (50.00%) ITSM
1 1 (50.00%) Performance Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Project Management