The table below looks at the statistics for Capacity Planning skills in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Capacity Planning over the 3 months to 21 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Capacity Planning
South East / Berkshire
Rank 103 101 127
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +26
Contract jobs citing Capacity Planning 4 25 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.20% 0.99% 0.33%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.25% 1.22% 0.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 17 5
Median daily rate £313 £285 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.64% +14.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £385
% change year-on-year
- -2.59%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £50.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £50.00 - £25.00

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
1613 2043 2075
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 80.09% 81.14% 74.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 765 1082 1052
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 55 62 44
Median hourly rate £23.34 £15.25 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+53.04% -44.54%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.80 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £63.00 £55.65
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.75 £40.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-10.62% +45.45%

Capacity Planning
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Berkshire region citing Capacity Planning as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Capacity Planning Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Capacity Planning
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Capacity Planning Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

Capacity Planning
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Capacity Planning across the Berkshire region.

Capacity Planning Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

Capacity Planning
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

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 Berkshire region over the 3 months to 21 February 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
Newbury - 3 £313 - 1
Capacity Planning
South East

Capacity Planning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 21 February 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for Capacity Planning.

1 8 (66.67%) SAN
2 7 (58.33%) Telecoms
3 6 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 6 (50.00%) Oracle Fusion
3 6 (50.00%) Business Process Improvement
3 6 (50.00%) Process Improvement
3 6 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
3 6 (50.00%) LAN
3 6 (50.00%) TIBCO
3 6 (50.00%) Middleware
3 6 (50.00%) Oracle
3 6 (50.00%) Unix
3 6 (50.00%) Solaris
3 6 (50.00%) Linux
3 6 (50.00%) IBM
3 6 (50.00%) Red Hat
4 2 (16.67%) VMware
4 2 (16.67%) Windows
4 2 (16.67%) 3G
4 2 (16.67%) Data Centre
4 2 (16.67%) 4G
4 2 (16.67%) Veritas
5 1 (8.33%) 2G
5 1 (8.33%) Migration
5 1 (8.33%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 1 (8.33%) EMC RecoverPoint
5 1 (8.33%) High Availability
5 1 (8.33%) 3PAR
5 1 (8.33%) Change Control
5 1 (8.33%) vCloud

Capacity Planning
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire 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:

Communications & Networking
1 8 (66.67%) SAN
2 6 (50.00%) LAN
3 2 (16.67%) 3G
3 2 (16.67%) 4G
4 1 (8.33%) 2G
4 1 (8.33%) BGP
4 1 (8.33%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (8.33%) MPLS
4 1 (8.33%) VoLTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle Reports
General
1 7 (58.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) Technical Leader
2 3 (25.00%) Architect
3 2 (16.67%) Data Architect
3 2 (16.67%) Data Centre Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Design Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Designer
4 1 (8.33%) Lead Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Network Design Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Network Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Operations Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Optimisation Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Radio Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Technical Architect
4 1 (8.33%) TIBCO Architect
4 1 (8.33%) VoLTE Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (50.00%) Middleware
1 6 (50.00%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Data Centre
2 1 (8.33%) EMC VMAX
2 1 (8.33%) EMC VNX
2 1 (8.33%) Management Information System
2 1 (8.33%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 6 (50.00%) Linux
1 6 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 6 (50.00%) Solaris
1 6 (50.00%) Unix
2 2 (16.67%) Windows
3 1 (8.33%) Windows Server
3 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) Business Process Improvement
1 6 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
1 6 (50.00%) Process Improvement
2 1 (8.33%) Change Control
2 1 (8.33%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (8.33%) High Availability
2 1 (8.33%) Mentoring
2 1 (8.33%) Migration
2 1 (8.33%) Network Design
2 1 (8.33%) Service Delivery
2 1 (8.33%) Virtual Infrastructure
System Software
1 1 (8.33%) Active Directory
1 1 (8.33%) EMC RecoverPoint
1 1 (8.33%) vCloud
1 1 (8.33%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) Failover Clustering
1 1 (8.33%) NetBackup
1 1 (8.33%) SCCM
1 1 (8.33%) SCOM
1 1 (8.33%) vRealize
Vendors
1 6 (50.00%) IBM
1 6 (50.00%) Oracle
1 6 (50.00%) Red Hat
1 6 (50.00%) TIBCO
2 2 (16.67%) Veritas
2 2 (16.67%) VMware
3 1 (8.33%) 3PAR
3 1 (8.33%) Cisco
3 1 (8.33%) EMC
3 1 (8.33%) HP
3 1 (8.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (8.33%) NetApp
3 1 (8.33%) Nokia
3 1 (8.33%) Samsung