The table below looks at the statistics for Capacity Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Capacity Management over the 3 months to 4 September 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
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Capacity Management
Rank 66 61 72
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +11
Contract jobs citing Capacity Management 6 4 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.59% 0.47% 0.50%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.82% 0.68% 0.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 3
Average daily rate
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£380 £360 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -10.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £369 £322
% change year-on-year
+3.05% +14.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £93.75 £37.17 £31.56
% change year-on-year
+152.25% +17.77%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Reading region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
734 585 745
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 72.32% 68.58% 74.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 479 309 364
Average daily rate £415 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.75% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £300 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £558 £575 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 11 19
Average hourly rate £37.09 £19.00 £27.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+95.21% -31.53%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £26.98 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+20.48% -11.55%

Capacity Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

Capacity Management Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Capacity Management
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

Capacity Management Daily Rate Trend in Reading

Capacity Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Reading 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 6 (66.67%) SMTP
1 6 (66.67%) DNS
1 6 (66.67%) Validation
1 6 (66.67%) Problem Management
2 4 (44.44%) Fault Management
2 4 (44.44%) Statistics
2 4 (44.44%) Diameter Protocol
2 4 (44.44%) Front Office
2 4 (44.44%) Back Office
2 4 (44.44%) Network Design
2 4 (44.44%) Huawei
2 4 (44.44%) Configuration Management
2 4 (44.44%) Project Management
2 4 (44.44%) SNMP
2 4 (44.44%) TCP/IP
2 4 (44.44%) VoIP
3 3 (33.33%) Degree
3 3 (33.33%) Telecoms
4 2 (22.22%) 2G
4 2 (22.22%) Finance
4 2 (22.22%) Cramer
4 2 (22.22%) Service Management
4 2 (22.22%) GIS
4 2 (22.22%) Load Balancing
4 2 (22.22%) VLAN
4 2 (22.22%) RNC
4 2 (22.22%) ComArch
4 2 (22.22%) Linux
4 2 (22.22%) Client/Server
4 2 (22.22%) SDH

Capacity Management
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Reading 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.

Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (66.67%) DNS
1 6 (66.67%) SMTP
2 4 (44.44%) VoIP
2 4 (44.44%) SNMP
2 4 (44.44%) TCP/IP
2 4 (44.44%) Diameter Protocol
3 2 (22.22%) SDH
3 2 (22.22%) HTTP
3 2 (22.22%) 3G
3 2 (22.22%) DWDM
3 2 (22.22%) BGP
3 2 (22.22%) VRRP
3 2 (22.22%) 2G
3 2 (22.22%) RNC
3 2 (22.22%) VLAN
3 2 (22.22%) VPLS
3 2 (22.22%) LTE
3 2 (22.22%) MGW
3 2 (22.22%) 4G
General
1 4 (44.44%) Front Office
1 4 (44.44%) Back Office
2 3 (33.33%) Telecoms
3 2 (22.22%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Back Office Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) IP Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Platform Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) PMO Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 4 (44.44%) Statistics
2 2 (22.22%) Data Centre
2 2 (22.22%) Client/Server
2 2 (22.22%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 2 (22.22%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) Validation
1 6 (66.67%) Problem Management
2 4 (44.44%) Fault Management
2 4 (44.44%) Network Design
2 4 (44.44%) Configuration Management
2 4 (44.44%) Project Management
3 2 (22.22%) Service Management
3 2 (22.22%) Load Balancing
3 2 (22.22%) Mentoring
4 1 (11.11%) ITIL
4 1 (11.11%) Product Management
4 1 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
Qualifications
1 3 (33.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) Huawei
2 2 (22.22%) Alcatel-Lucent
2 2 (22.22%) Cramer
2 2 (22.22%) ComArch