The table below looks at the statistics for Capacity Planning 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 Planning over the 3 months to 8 December 2016 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
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Capacity Planning
Rank - 65 68
Contract jobs citing Capacity Planning 0 4 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading - 0.42% 0.44%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.56% 0.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 4
Median daily rate - £343 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -5.51%
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £400
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £50.00 £29.18 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+71.37% -10.23%
Capacity Planning
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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
568 715 626
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 76.45% 75.74% 68.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 277 435 399
Median daily rate £413 £415 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.60% -2.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £277
10% offered a daily rate of more than £524 £525 £570
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 37 8
Median hourly rate £30.00 £37.09 £27.83
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-19.11% +33.27%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £35.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.42% +40.00%

Capacity Planning
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Reading 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 Reading

Capacity Planning
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

Capacity Planning Daily Rate Trend in Reading

Capacity Planning
Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

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

Capacity Planning Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

Capacity Planning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 8 December 2016, 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 Reading region with a requirement for Capacity Planning.

1 3 (75.00%) Cisco
1 3 (75.00%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (75.00%) Juniper
1 3 (75.00%) CheckPoint
1 3 (75.00%) Migration
1 3 (75.00%) F5
1 3 (75.00%) Network Security
2 2 (50.00%) Knowledge Management
2 2 (50.00%) Performance Engineering
2 2 (50.00%) Mentoring
2 2 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (50.00%) High Availability
2 2 (50.00%) Capacity Management
2 2 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (50.00%) CCIE
2 2 (50.00%) LAN
2 2 (50.00%) WLAN
2 2 (50.00%) WAN
3 1 (25.00%) RDBMS
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (25.00%) Data Modelling
3 1 (25.00%) CCNP
3 1 (25.00%) CCNA
3 1 (25.00%) HP
3 1 (25.00%) Internet
3 1 (25.00%) Firewall
3 1 (25.00%) OpenStack
3 1 (25.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM

Capacity Planning
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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (25.00%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) Network Security
2 2 (50.00%) LAN
2 2 (50.00%) WAN
2 2 (50.00%) WLAN
3 1 (25.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
3 1 (25.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 1 (25.00%) Firewall
3 1 (25.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (25.00%) RDBMS
1 1 (25.00%) Relational Database
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Consultant
1 2 (50.00%) Network Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Azure Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Cloud Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Data Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Data Migration Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Data Warehouse Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Migration Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Network Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Architect
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Data Warehouse Architect
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Migration
2 2 (50.00%) Capacity Management
2 2 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (50.00%) High Availability
2 2 (50.00%) Knowledge Management
2 2 (50.00%) Mentoring
2 2 (50.00%) Performance Engineering
3 1 (25.00%) Data Migration
3 1 (25.00%) Data Modelling
3 1 (25.00%) Load Balancing
3 1 (25.00%) Network Management
3 1 (25.00%) Performance Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) Performance Optimisation
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (50.00%) CCIE
3 1 (25.00%) CCNA
3 1 (25.00%) CCNP
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) CheckPoint
1 3 (75.00%) Cisco
1 3 (75.00%) F5
1 3 (75.00%) Juniper
2 1 (25.00%) Fortinet
2 1 (25.00%) HP
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) TippingPoint