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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Capacity Management over the 3 months to 20 January 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
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Capacity Management
Berkshire / Reading
Rank 58 57 67
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +10
Contract jobs citing Capacity Management 12 14 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 1.68% 1.50% 0.23%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.08% 1.91% 0.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 2 2
Median daily rate £250 £575 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-56.52% +64.28%
UK excluding London median daily rate £385 £350 £420
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -16.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £63.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £63.00 £42.00
% change year-on-year
-36.50% +50.00%

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
577 734 602
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 80.93% 78.59% 70.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 283 442 356
Median daily rate £425 £420 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.19% +2.43%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £289
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £520 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 27 7
Median hourly rate £55.00 £32.50 £27.83
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+69.23% +16.78%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £15.00 £19.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.65 £63.00 £55.65
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +53.84%

Capacity Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Reading region citing Capacity Management as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Capacity Management across the Reading region over the 3 months to 20 January 2017.

Capacity Management Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

Capacity Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Capacity Management 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 Reading region with a requirement for Capacity Management.

1 20 (83.33%) Back Office
1 20 (83.33%) Fault Management
1 20 (83.33%) Functional Testing
2 19 (79.17%) Configuration Management
3 16 (66.67%) Front Office
3 16 (66.67%) Validation
3 16 (66.67%) Statistics
4 13 (54.17%) People Management
5 9 (37.50%) Huawei
6 5 (20.83%) Network Design
7 3 (12.50%) Cisco
7 3 (12.50%) Data Centre
8 2 (8.33%) Performance Engineering
8 2 (8.33%) Mentoring
8 2 (8.33%) CCIE
8 2 (8.33%) Cisco Certification
8 2 (8.33%) LAN
8 2 (8.33%) WLAN
8 2 (8.33%) WAN
8 2 (8.33%) Disaster Recovery
8 2 (8.33%) CheckPoint
8 2 (8.33%) Juniper
8 2 (8.33%) Knowledge Management
8 2 (8.33%) Migration
8 2 (8.33%) Capacity Planning
8 2 (8.33%) F5
8 2 (8.33%) High Availability
8 2 (8.33%) Network Security
9 1 (4.17%) VMware Infrastructure
9 1 (4.17%) Hyper-V

Capacity Management
Top Related IT Skills in Reading 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 2 (8.33%) LAN
1 2 (8.33%) Network Security
1 2 (8.33%) WAN
1 2 (8.33%) WLAN
2 1 (4.17%) SAN
2 1 (4.17%) Software-Defined Networking
General
1 20 (83.33%) Back Office
2 16 (66.67%) Front Office
3 1 (4.17%) Billing
Job Titles
1 9 (37.50%) Support Engineer
2 2 (8.33%) Consultant
2 2 (8.33%) Network Consultant
3 1 (4.17%) Back Office Engineer
3 1 (4.17%) Product Engineer
3 1 (4.17%) Server Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 16 (66.67%) Statistics
2 3 (12.50%) Data Centre
3 1 (4.17%) Replication
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (83.33%) Fault Management
1 20 (83.33%) Functional Testing
2 19 (79.17%) Configuration Management
3 16 (66.67%) Validation
4 13 (54.17%) People Management
5 5 (20.83%) Network Design
6 2 (8.33%) Capacity Planning
6 2 (8.33%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (8.33%) High Availability
6 2 (8.33%) Knowledge Management
6 2 (8.33%) Mentoring
6 2 (8.33%) Migration
6 2 (8.33%) Performance Engineering
7 1 (4.17%) Performance Testing
Qualifications
1 2 (8.33%) CCIE
1 2 (8.33%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (4.17%) MCSA
2 1 (4.17%) MCSE
2 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 1 (4.17%) Hyper-V
1 1 (4.17%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 9 (37.50%) Huawei
2 3 (12.50%) Cisco
3 2 (8.33%) CheckPoint
3 2 (8.33%) F5
3 2 (8.33%) Juniper
4 1 (4.17%) Microsoft
4 1 (4.17%) NetApp
4 1 (4.17%) VMware