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 10 February 2016 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
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Capacity Management
Rank 91 123 113
Rank change year-on-year
+32 -10
Contract jobs citing Capacity Management 30 6 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.18% 0.22% 0.53%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.50% 0.30% 0.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 4 5
Average daily rate £365 £438 £335
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.57% +30.59%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £335 £303 £261
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £468 £405
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £413 £400
% change year-on-year
-17.57% +3.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Average hourly rate £63.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £63.00 £40.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+57.50% +110.52%
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
1997 1983 2006
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 78.59% 73.12% 75.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 1043 1006 1032
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 74 38 59
Average hourly rate £16.09 £32.50 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-50.49% +103.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.42 £13.65 £11.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £63.00 £55.65 £126.10
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Capacity Management across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 10 February 2016.

Capacity Management Daily Rate Histogram 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 10 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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 15 £575 +64.28% 1
Bracknell - 8 £335 -
Newbury - 4 - -
Capacity Management
South East

Capacity Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 15 (34.09%) Problem Management
2 13 (29.55%) DNS
2 13 (29.55%) Validation
3 12 (27.27%) Front Office
3 12 (27.27%) Back Office
3 12 (27.27%) Telecoms
3 12 (27.27%) Configuration Management
3 12 (27.27%) SMTP
3 12 (27.27%) Statistics
4 10 (22.73%) Security Cleared
4 10 (22.73%) Huawei
4 10 (22.73%) VoIP
4 10 (22.73%) SNMP
4 10 (22.73%) TCP/IP
4 10 (22.73%) Diameter Protocol
5 8 (18.18%) SLA
6 7 (15.91%) EMC
6 7 (15.91%) Active Directory
6 7 (15.91%) 3G
6 7 (15.91%) Migration
6 7 (15.91%) Disaster Recovery
6 7 (15.91%) Performance Monitoring
7 6 (13.64%) Service Management
7 6 (13.64%) Cisco
7 6 (13.64%) SC Cleared
7 6 (13.64%) 4G
8 5 (11.36%) Capacity Planning
8 5 (11.36%) Functional Testing
8 5 (11.36%) Fault Management
8 5 (11.36%) LTE

Capacity Management
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 (11.36%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (2.27%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.27%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (29.55%) DNS
2 12 (27.27%) SMTP
3 10 (22.73%) Diameter Protocol
3 10 (22.73%) SNMP
3 10 (22.73%) TCP/IP
3 10 (22.73%) VoIP
4 7 (15.91%) 3G
5 6 (13.64%) 4G
6 5 (11.36%) LTE
7 3 (6.82%) Fibre Channel
7 3 (6.82%) Internet
7 3 (6.82%) NAS
7 3 (6.82%) SAN
7 3 (6.82%) SMS
7 3 (6.82%) Value-Added Service
7 3 (6.82%) VoLTE
8 2 (4.55%) HTTP
8 2 (4.55%) Radio Access Network
9 1 (2.27%) M3UA
9 1 (2.27%) MGW
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (9.09%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.55%) Data Mining
2 2 (4.55%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (4.55%) QlikView
3 1 (2.27%) GIS
General
1 12 (27.27%) Back Office
1 12 (27.27%) Front Office
1 12 (27.27%) Telecoms
2 5 (11.36%) Finance
3 1 (2.27%) Billing
Job Titles
1 12 (27.27%) Back Office Engineer
2 7 (15.91%) Architect
3 5 (11.36%) Capacity Planner
3 5 (11.36%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 4 (9.09%) Design Engineer
4 4 (9.09%) Infrastructure Architect
4 4 (9.09%) Network Capacity Planner
4 4 (9.09%) Network Planner
4 4 (9.09%) Systems Architect
4 4 (9.09%) Systems Engineer
5 3 (6.82%) 3rd Line Support
5 3 (6.82%) EMC Engineer
5 3 (6.82%) SAN Engineer
5 3 (6.82%) SAN Storage Engineer
5 3 (6.82%) SAN Support
5 3 (6.82%) Senior Design Engineer
5 3 (6.82%) Storage Engineer
5 3 (6.82%) Storage Support Engineer
5 3 (6.82%) Support Engineer
5 3 (6.82%) VAS Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.55%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 12 (27.27%) Statistics
2 5 (11.36%) Data Centre
3 4 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (6.82%) Economics
4 3 (6.82%) Enterprise Storage
4 3 (6.82%) Handset
4 3 (6.82%) Management Information System
4 3 (6.82%) Replication
5 2 (4.55%) Client/Server
6 1 (2.27%) VCE vBlock
Operating Systems
1 5 (11.36%) Windows
2 4 (9.09%) Windows Server
3 2 (4.55%) Linux
4 1 (2.27%) Windows 7
4 1 (2.27%) Windows 8
4 1 (2.27%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (2.27%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (34.09%) Problem Management
2 13 (29.55%) Validation
3 12 (27.27%) Configuration Management
4 7 (15.91%) Disaster Recovery
4 7 (15.91%) Migration
4 7 (15.91%) Performance Monitoring
5 6 (13.64%) Service Management
6 5 (11.36%) Capacity Planning
6 5 (11.36%) Fault Management
6 5 (11.36%) Functional Testing
6 5 (11.36%) ITIL
6 5 (11.36%) Network Design
7 4 (9.09%) BCP
7 4 (9.09%) Business Continuity
7 4 (9.09%) Business Continuity Planning
7 4 (9.09%) Service Delivery
8 3 (6.82%) Change Management
8 3 (6.82%) PRINCE2
8 3 (6.82%) Project Management
8 3 (6.82%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 10 (22.73%) Security Cleared
2 6 (13.64%) SC Cleared
3 3 (6.82%) DV Cleared
4 2 (4.55%) Degree
5 1 (2.27%) CCNA
5 1 (2.27%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (18.18%) SLA
2 1 (2.27%) QA
System Software
1 7 (15.91%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.27%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.27%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 4 (9.09%) NetBackup
2 3 (6.82%) EMC NetWorker
3 2 (4.55%) MOM
Vendors
1 10 (22.73%) Huawei
2 7 (15.91%) EMC
3 6 (13.64%) Cisco
4 5 (11.36%) VMware
5 4 (9.09%) HP
6 3 (6.82%) Brocade
6 3 (6.82%) StorageTek
6 3 (6.82%) Sun
7 2 (4.55%) SolarWinds
7 2 (4.55%) Vertica
8 1 (2.27%) Alcatel-Lucent
8 1 (2.27%) Citrix
8 1 (2.27%) ComArch
8 1 (2.27%) Cramer
8 1 (2.27%) Juniper
8 1 (2.27%) Microsoft