The table below looks at the statistics for Capacity Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Capacity Management over the 3 months to 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Capacity Management
Rank 105 113 123
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +10
Contract jobs citing Capacity Management 20 10 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.76% 0.41% 0.28%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.04% 0.55% 0.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 4 3
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£375 £305 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.95% -23.75%
UK excluding London average daily rate £378 £380 £322
% change year-on-year
-0.65% +18.01%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £93.75 £26.83 -
% change year-on-year
+249.42% -
Capacity Management
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1923 1816 1797
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 72.90% 74.82% 70.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 1112 896 829
Average daily rate £400 £388 £385
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +0.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 66 23 36
Average hourly rate £33.50 £17.04 £25.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+96.65% -33.19%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £12.00 £14.64
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £59.00 £42.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £25.00 £30.25
% change year-on-year
+30.00% -17.35%

Capacity Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Capacity Management across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Capacity Management Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Capacity Management
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Capacity Management across the Berkshire region.

Capacity Management Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

Capacity Management
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Capacity Management within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 31 August 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading -9 6 £380 +5.55% 1
Maidenhead - 3 - -
Slough +1 2 £375 +51.51%
Capacity Management
South East

Capacity Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing Capacity Management also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Capacity Management.

1 14 (37.84%) Problem Management
2 12 (32.43%) Configuration Management
3 11 (29.73%) Project Management
4 10 (27.03%) ITIL
4 10 (27.03%) Cisco
5 9 (24.32%) Linux
5 9 (24.32%) SQL Server
5 9 (24.32%) Service Management
5 9 (24.32%) Telecoms
6 8 (21.62%) Windows
7 7 (18.92%) UNIX
7 7 (18.92%) 3G
7 7 (18.92%) BGP
7 7 (18.92%) Service Delivery
7 7 (18.92%) Statistics
7 7 (18.92%) Degree
7 7 (18.92%) Continuous Improvement
7 7 (18.92%) Performance Monitoring
8 6 (16.22%) 4G
8 6 (16.22%) Root Cause Analysis
8 6 (16.22%) LTE
8 6 (16.22%) Data Centre
8 6 (16.22%) Network Design
8 6 (16.22%) Incident Management
8 6 (16.22%) Validation
8 6 (16.22%) DNS
8 6 (16.22%) SMTP
8 6 (16.22%) Oracle
9 5 (13.51%) OLAP
9 5 (13.51%) WebLogic

Capacity Management
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing Capacity Management also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Capacity Management. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (13.51%) WebLogic
1 5 (13.51%) Oracle Application Server
2 3 (8.11%) SharePoint
3 2 (5.41%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (2.70%) OpenStack
Applications
1 3 (8.11%) MS Office
1 3 (8.11%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.70%) MS Visio
2 1 (2.70%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (2.70%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (2.70%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.70%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (18.92%) 3G
1 7 (18.92%) BGP
2 6 (16.22%) LTE
2 6 (16.22%) SMTP
2 6 (16.22%) DNS
2 6 (16.22%) 4G
3 5 (13.51%) SNMP
4 4 (10.81%) TCP/IP
4 4 (10.81%) Internet
4 4 (10.81%) VoIP
4 4 (10.81%) LAN
4 4 (10.81%) Wireless
4 4 (10.81%) Firewall
4 4 (10.81%) Diameter Protocol
5 3 (8.11%) VLAN
5 3 (8.11%) VPLS
5 3 (8.11%) VoLTE
5 3 (8.11%) Wi-Fi
5 3 (8.11%) DSL
5 3 (8.11%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (24.32%) SQL Server
2 5 (13.51%) OLAP
2 5 (13.51%) Oracle Database
2 5 (13.51%) Oracle Database 10g
2 5 (13.51%) Oracle OLAP
2 5 (13.51%) Oracle Database 11g
3 3 (8.11%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (2.70%) Hadoop
4 1 (2.70%) Big Data
General
1 9 (24.32%) Telecoms
2 4 (10.81%) Front Office
2 4 (10.81%) Back Office
3 2 (5.41%) Finance
4 1 (2.70%) Retail
4 1 (2.70%) Billing
Job Titles
1 8 (21.62%) Architect
2 5 (13.51%) Business Analyst
2 5 (13.51%) Analyst
2 5 (13.51%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 5 (13.51%) Problem Manager
3 4 (10.81%) Back Office Engineer
3 4 (10.81%) Systems Engineer
3 4 (10.81%) Systems Architect
3 4 (10.81%) Infrastructure Architect
3 4 (10.81%) Network Engineer
4 3 (8.11%) Technical Manager
4 3 (8.11%) Design Engineer
4 3 (8.11%) Senior Design Engineer
5 2 (5.41%) Platform Engineer
5 2 (5.41%) IP Engineer
5 2 (5.41%) Service Manager
6 1 (2.70%) Project Coordinator
6 1 (2.70%) Coordinator
6 1 (2.70%) Technical Project Manager
6 1 (2.70%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (13.51%) .NET
1 5 (13.51%) Middleware
1 5 (13.51%) Oracle Fusion
2 3 (8.11%) .NET Framework
3 1 (2.70%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 7 (18.92%) Statistics
2 6 (16.22%) Data Centre
3 3 (8.11%) Clustering
3 3 (8.11%) Management Information System
3 3 (8.11%) Handset
4 2 (5.41%) Client/Server
4 2 (5.41%) GIS
4 2 (5.41%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.70%) Hybrid Cloud
5 1 (2.70%) EMC VNX
5 1 (2.70%) EMC VMAX
5 1 (2.70%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.70%) FlexPod
5 1 (2.70%) Replication
5 1 (2.70%) CLARiiON
Operating Systems
1 9 (24.32%) Linux
2 8 (21.62%) Windows
3 7 (18.92%) UNIX
4 3 (8.11%) Solaris
5 1 (2.70%) Data ONTAP
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (37.84%) Problem Management
2 12 (32.43%) Configuration Management
3 11 (29.73%) Project Management
4 10 (27.03%) ITIL
5 9 (24.32%) Service Management
6 7 (18.92%) Service Delivery
6 7 (18.92%) Continuous Improvement
6 7 (18.92%) Performance Monitoring
7 6 (16.22%) Root Cause Analysis
7 6 (16.22%) Validation
7 6 (16.22%) Network Design
7 6 (16.22%) Incident Management
8 4 (10.81%) Business Analysis
8 4 (10.81%) Project Planning
8 4 (10.81%) Fault Management
8 4 (10.81%) Stakeholder Management
8 4 (10.81%) Business Continuity
8 4 (10.81%) Disaster Recovery
8 4 (10.81%) PRINCE2
8 4 (10.81%) BCP
Programming Languages
1 5 (13.51%) Perl
1 5 (13.51%) PL/SQL
1 5 (13.51%) SQL
1 5 (13.51%) C-shell
2 1 (2.70%) C
Qualifications
1 7 (18.92%) Degree
2 2 (5.41%) CCNP
2 2 (5.41%) CCDP
2 2 (5.41%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (5.41%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (2.70%) IBM Certification
3 1 (2.70%) CCIE
3 1 (2.70%) ISEB
3 1 (2.70%) CCNA
3 1 (2.70%) CCDA
3 1 (2.70%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.70%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.70%) CBAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.11%) SLA
2 2 (5.41%) COBIT
3 1 (2.70%) QA
System Software
1 4 (10.81%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.70%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.70%) Hyper-V
2 1 (2.70%) SRDF
2 1 (2.70%) EMC RecoverPoint
2 1 (2.70%) NFS
Systems Management
1 5 (13.51%) NetBackup
1 5 (13.51%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (2.70%) EMC VPLEX
2 1 (2.70%) SnapMirror
2 1 (2.70%) SnapVault
Vendors
1 10 (27.03%) Cisco
2 6 (16.22%) Oracle
3 5 (13.51%) VMware
4 4 (10.81%) Juniper
4 4 (10.81%) Microsoft
4 4 (10.81%) Huawei
5 2 (5.41%) Brocade
5 2 (5.41%) Alcatel-Lucent
5 2 (5.41%) ComArch
5 2 (5.41%) Remedy
5 2 (5.41%) Cramer
6 1 (2.70%) Hitachi
6 1 (2.70%) NetApp
6 1 (2.70%) NetIQ
6 1 (2.70%) Symantec
6 1 (2.70%) HP
6 1 (2.70%) Dell
6 1 (2.70%) EMC
6 1 (2.70%) SAP
6 1 (2.70%) IBM