The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for Capacity Management skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Capacity Management over the 3 months to 22 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Capacity Management
South East / Berkshire
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 92 92 100
Rank change year-on-year 0 +8  
Contract jobs citing Capacity Management 11 28 17
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.60% 1.18% 0.69%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.74% 1.47% 0.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 3 2
Median daily rate £248 £475 £228
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -47.89% +108.79%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £251 £138
10% offered a daily rate of more than £398 £475 £318
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £354 £350
% change year-on-year +13.07% +1.07%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £65.00 £35.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year +85.71% +34.61%  

Capacity Management is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Berkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1484 1899 1945
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 81.23% 79.72% 78.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 705 1043 976
Median daily rate £425 £400 £398
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +0.62%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £385
% change year-on-year +3.75% +3.89%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 59 72 72
Median hourly rate £18.00 £19.06 £21.55
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.53% -11.57%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.00 £13.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £32.00 £39.30
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.50 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +17.54% -5.00%  

Capacity Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Berkshire citing Capacity Management as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Capacity Management in Berkshire

Capacity Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Capacity Management in Berkshire

Capacity Management
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Capacity Management in Berkshire over the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Capacity Management in Berkshire

Capacity Management
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 Management within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 22 June 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
Reading +1 4 £450 -5.26% 1
Bracknell - 2 £275 -
Capacity Management
South East

For the 6 months to 22 June 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for Capacity Management.

1 8 (42.11%) Validation
2 7 (36.84%) Degree
3 6 (31.58%) Telecoms
4 5 (26.32%) Back Office
4 5 (26.32%) Configuration Management
4 5 (26.32%) Fault Management
4 5 (26.32%) Functional Testing
5 4 (21.05%) VoLTE
5 4 (21.05%) Diameter Protocol
5 4 (21.05%) LTE
5 4 (21.05%) SPML
5 4 (21.05%) 4G
5 4 (21.05%) Marketing Strategy
5 4 (21.05%) Radio Access Network
5 4 (21.05%) SIGTRAN
5 4 (21.05%) Statistics
5 4 (21.05%) Marketing
5 4 (21.05%) Front Office
5 4 (21.05%) Nokia
5 4 (21.05%) 3G
5 4 (21.05%) SOAP
5 4 (21.05%) LDAP
5 4 (21.05%) Finance
5 4 (21.05%) Legal
5 4 (21.05%) INAP
6 3 (15.79%) Remedy
6 3 (15.79%) Huawei
6 3 (15.79%) Process Improvement
6 3 (15.79%) Data Centre
7 2 (10.53%) Business Process Analysis

Capacity Management
Co-occurring 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 4 (21.05%) 3G
1 4 (21.05%) 4G
1 4 (21.05%) Diameter Protocol
1 4 (21.05%) INAP
1 4 (21.05%) LDAP
1 4 (21.05%) LTE
1 4 (21.05%) Radio Access Network
1 4 (21.05%) SIGTRAN
1 4 (21.05%) VoLTE
2 1 (5.26%) ADSL
2 1 (5.26%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (5.26%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (5.26%) HSRP
2 1 (5.26%) SAN
2 1 (5.26%) Spanning Tree
2 1 (5.26%) SSL
2 1 (5.26%) TCP/IP
2 1 (5.26%) VLAN
2 1 (5.26%) VPN
2 1 (5.26%) VRRP
General
1 6 (31.58%) Telecoms
2 5 (26.32%) Back Office
3 4 (21.05%) Finance
3 4 (21.05%) Front Office
3 4 (21.05%) Legal
3 4 (21.05%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 4 (21.05%) Design Engineer
2 3 (15.79%) Marketing Manager
2 3 (15.79%) Production Manager
3 2 (10.53%) Analyst
3 2 (10.53%) Back Office Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) Business Analyst
3 2 (10.53%) Data Centre Manager
3 2 (10.53%) Junior
4 1 (5.26%) Marketing Communications Manager
4 1 (5.26%) Network Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) NOC Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Senior Network Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Server Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (21.05%) SOAP
1 4 (21.05%) SPML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.79%) Data Centre
2 1 (5.26%) Replication
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (42.11%) Validation
2 5 (26.32%) Configuration Management
2 5 (26.32%) Fault Management
2 5 (26.32%) Functional Testing
3 4 (21.05%) Marketing Strategy
3 4 (21.05%) Statistics
4 3 (15.79%) Process Improvement
5 2 (10.53%) Business Analysis
5 2 (10.53%) Business Process Analysis
5 2 (10.53%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (10.53%) Release Management
6 1 (5.26%) Business Continuity
6 1 (5.26%) Data Management
6 1 (5.26%) ITIL
6 1 (5.26%) Migration
6 1 (5.26%) Network Design
6 1 (5.26%) Performance Management
6 1 (5.26%) Service Management
Qualifications
1 7 (36.84%) Degree
2 2 (10.53%) DV Cleared
2 2 (10.53%) Security Cleared
3 1 (5.26%) MCSA
3 1 (5.26%) MCSE
3 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.53%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (5.26%) Hyper-V
1 1 (5.26%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 4 (21.05%) Nokia
2 3 (15.79%) Huawei
2 3 (15.79%) Remedy
3 2 (10.53%) Cisco
3 2 (10.53%) Nokia Networks
4 1 (5.26%) HP
4 1 (5.26%) Microsoft
4 1 (5.26%) NetApp
4 1 (5.26%) VMware