Period
to 13 July 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for Capacity Planning skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Capacity Planning over the 6 months to 13 July 2020 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 Planning
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
13 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 91 162 154
Rank change year-on-year +71 -8 -9
Contract jobs citing Capacity Planning 13 20 16
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.79% 0.47% 0.40%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.93% 0.53% 0.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 7 8
Median daily rate £400 £288 £215
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +39.13% +33.72% -52.22%
10th Percentile £213 £204 £208
90th Percentile £585 £461 £392
South East median daily rate £400 £450 £400
% change year-on-year -11.11% +12.50% -5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £22.50
South East median hourly rate £22.50 - £22.50

Capacity Planning is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Berkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1,392 3,769 3,501
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 84.36% 87.79% 86.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 728 1,838 1,769
Median daily rate £450 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.88% +1.19%
10th Percentile £263 £300 £265
90th Percentile £638 £613 £588
South East median daily rate £450 £450 £435
% change year-on-year - +3.45% +4.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 63 124 83
Median hourly rate £27.50 £22.33 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +23.18% +3.84% +43.33%
10th Percentile £16.15 £12.00 £8.00
90th Percentile £54.10 £76.38 £49.75
Median hourly rate £29.80 £31.17 £25.00
% change year-on-year -4.40% +24.69% +25.31%

Capacity Planning
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

Job postings citing Capacity Planning as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Berkshire.

Job vacancy trend for Capacity Planning in Berkshire

Capacity Planning
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Capacity Planning in Berkshire.

Daily rate trend for Capacity Planning in Berkshire

Capacity Planning
Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Capacity Planning in Berkshire over the 6 months to 13 July 2020.

Daily rate histogram for Capacity Planning in Berkshire

Capacity Planning
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Capacity Planning in Berkshire.

Hourly rate trend for Capacity Planning 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 6 months to 13 July 2020. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading - 4 £493 - 1
Newbury +10 3 £400 +90.48%
Bracknell +28 1 - -
Maidenhead - 1 £350 -
Wokingham - 1 £225 -
Capacity Planning
South East

For the 6 months to 13 July 2020, IT contractor jobs citing Capacity Planning also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Berkshire region with a requirement for Capacity Planning.

1 7 (53.85%) Telecoms
2 5 (38.46%) VMware
2 5 (38.46%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (30.77%) Capacity Management
3 4 (30.77%) Cisco
3 4 (30.77%) Oracle
4 3 (23.08%) C
4 3 (23.08%) OSPF
4 3 (23.08%) BGP
4 3 (23.08%) Configuration Management
4 3 (23.08%) 3G
4 3 (23.08%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (23.08%) 2G
4 3 (23.08%) Oracle Database
4 3 (23.08%) GGSN
4 3 (23.08%) SGSN
4 3 (23.08%) LTE
4 3 (23.08%) Network Management
4 3 (23.08%) 4G
4 3 (23.08%) SLA
4 3 (23.08%) Decision-Making
4 3 (23.08%) Problem-Solving
4 3 (23.08%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 2 (15.38%) Radio Access Network
5 2 (15.38%) Data Integration
5 2 (15.38%) Oracle Service Bus
5 2 (15.38%) Oracle Fusion
5 2 (15.38%) Network Planning
5 2 (15.38%) Release Management
5 2 (15.38%) Oracle SOA Suite

Capacity Planning
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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (15.38%) Oracle Service Bus
1 2 (15.38%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 2 (15.38%) WebLogic
Communications & Networking
1 3 (23.08%) 2G
1 3 (23.08%) 3G
1 3 (23.08%) 4G
1 3 (23.08%) BGP
1 3 (23.08%) GGSN
1 3 (23.08%) LTE
1 3 (23.08%) OSPF
1 3 (23.08%) SGSN
2 2 (15.38%) Ethernet
2 2 (15.38%) Firewall
2 2 (15.38%) Radio Access Network
2 2 (15.38%) WAN
2 2 (15.38%) Wireless
3 1 (7.69%) DWDM
3 1 (7.69%) EIGRP
3 1 (7.69%) IGRP
3 1 (7.69%) IPv6
3 1 (7.69%) SAN
3 1 (7.69%) VoLTE
3 1 (7.69%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (23.08%) Oracle Database
2 2 (15.38%) Oracle ODI
3 1 (7.69%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (7.69%) Oracle Database 12c
3 1 (7.69%) Relational Database
3 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
3 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2016
General
1 7 (53.85%) Telecoms
2 1 (7.69%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 2 (15.38%) Architect
1 2 (15.38%) DBA
1 2 (15.38%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 2 (15.38%) Mobile Engineer
1 2 (15.38%) Oracle Architect
2 1 (7.69%) 3rd Line Support
2 1 (7.69%) Administrator
2 1 (7.69%) Capacity Planner
2 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Specialist
2 1 (7.69%) Network Capacity Planner
2 1 (7.69%) Network Optimisation Engineer
2 1 (7.69%) Network Planner
2 1 (7.69%) Optimisation Engineer
2 1 (7.69%) Oracle DBA
2 1 (7.69%) Radio Engineer
2 1 (7.69%) Radio Network Optimisation Engineer
2 1 (7.69%) Senior Capacity Planner
2 1 (7.69%) Senior Network Planner
2 1 (7.69%) SQL DBA
2 1 (7.69%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (15.38%) Middleware
1 2 (15.38%) Oracle Fusion
1 2 (15.38%) Web Services
1 2 (15.38%) WSDL
1 2 (15.38%) XML
1 2 (15.38%) XSD
1 2 (15.38%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) Data Centre
1 1 (7.69%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 2 (15.38%) Windows
2 1 (7.69%) AIX
2 1 (7.69%) Linux
2 1 (7.69%) Unix
2 1 (7.69%) Windows Server
2 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (30.77%) Capacity Management
2 3 (23.08%) Configuration Management
2 3 (23.08%) Decision-Making
2 3 (23.08%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 3 (23.08%) Network Management
2 3 (23.08%) Problem-Solving
2 3 (23.08%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (15.38%) Analytics
3 2 (15.38%) Asset Management
3 2 (15.38%) CRM
3 2 (15.38%) Data Integration
3 2 (15.38%) EAM
3 2 (15.38%) ERP
3 2 (15.38%) Network Planning
3 2 (15.38%) Performance Monitoring
3 2 (15.38%) Release Management
3 2 (15.38%) SOA
4 1 (7.69%) Fault Management
4 1 (7.69%) Integration Testing
4 1 (7.69%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (23.08%) C
2 2 (15.38%) SQL
2 2 (15.38%) XQuery
3 1 (7.69%) PL/SQL
3 1 (7.69%) PowerShell
3 1 (7.69%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) BPSS Clearance
1 1 (7.69%) CCDP
1 1 (7.69%) CCIE
1 1 (7.69%) CCNP
1 1 (7.69%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (7.69%) MOS
1 1 (7.69%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (23.08%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (38.46%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (7.69%) Active Directory
2 1 (7.69%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (7.69%) Terminal Server
2 1 (7.69%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) Cisco IPCC
1 1 (7.69%) Data Guard
1 1 (7.69%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
1 1 (7.69%) Oracle RMAN
1 1 (7.69%) SCCM
1 1 (7.69%) vCenter Server
1 1 (7.69%) vMotion
Vendors
1 5 (38.46%) VMware
2 4 (30.77%) Cisco
2 4 (30.77%) Oracle
3 1 (7.69%) Citrix
3 1 (7.69%) Ericsson
3 1 (7.69%) Juniper
3 1 (7.69%) Nokia
3 1 (7.69%) SevOne
3 1 (7.69%) Veeam