The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire 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 23 March 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.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Capacity Management
South East / Buckinghamshire
Rank 80 66 80
Rank change year-on-year -14 +14  
Contract jobs citing Capacity Management 5 9 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 0.49% 0.87% 0.75%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.59% 1.04% 0.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 7 3
Median daily rate £349 £400 £395
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.81% +1.26%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £378 £350 £375
% change year-on-year +7.85% -6.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £63.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year - +57.50%  

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 Buckinghamshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Buckinghamshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 844 866 967
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire 82.66% 84.08% 80.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 416 457 472
Median daily rate £401 £410 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.31% +9.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £399
% change year-on-year +2.50% +0.29%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 16 18
Median hourly rate £19.00 £33.00 £26.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -42.42% +26.92%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.13 £13.57 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £60.00 £39.30
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £39.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.69% +30.00%  

Capacity Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Buckinghamshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 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 Buckinghamshire

Capacity Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Capacity Management in Buckinghamshire

Capacity Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Capacity Management in Buckinghamshire.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Capacity Management in Buckinghamshire

Capacity Management
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

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 Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 23 March 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
Milton Keynes -11 4 £350 -12.62% 2
Newport Pagnell - 1 £338 -
Capacity Management
South East

Capacity Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 23 March 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 Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for Capacity Management.

1 11 (64.71%) ITIL
1 11 (64.71%) Security Cleared
2 10 (58.82%) SC Cleared
2 10 (58.82%) VMware
3 9 (52.94%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (52.94%) Microsoft
3 9 (52.94%) Red Hat
4 7 (41.18%) Windows
4 7 (41.18%) Linux
4 7 (41.18%) CentOS
4 7 (41.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 7 (41.18%) SCCM
4 7 (41.18%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 7 (41.18%) Puppet
4 7 (41.18%) ITIL V2
4 7 (41.18%) vCloud
4 7 (41.18%) Performance Tuning
4 7 (41.18%) Docker
4 7 (41.18%) vRealize
4 7 (41.18%) Virtual Machines
5 5 (29.41%) Data Centre
6 4 (23.53%) MS Office
6 4 (23.53%) Cisco
6 4 (23.53%) Firewall
6 4 (23.53%) Problem Management
7 3 (17.65%) IaaS
7 3 (17.65%) Performance Improvement
7 3 (17.65%) Change Management
7 3 (17.65%) SAN
7 3 (17.65%) HP

Capacity Management
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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 3 (17.65%) MS Exchange
2 1 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 4 (23.53%) MS Office
2 1 (5.88%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (17.65%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (23.53%) Firewall
2 3 (17.65%) SAN
3 2 (11.76%) DHCP
3 2 (11.76%) DNS
3 2 (11.76%) LAN
3 2 (11.76%) WAN
4 1 (5.88%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (5.88%) MPLS
4 1 (5.88%) VPLS
General
1 1 (5.88%) Finance
1 1 (5.88%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (29.41%) Incident Manager
2 4 (23.53%) Automation Specialist
2 4 (23.53%) Major Incident Manager
3 3 (17.65%) Architect
3 3 (17.65%) Data Centre Specialist
3 3 (17.65%) VMware Specialist
4 2 (11.76%) Infrastructure Architect
4 2 (11.76%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
4 2 (11.76%) Network Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Technical Architect
4 2 (11.76%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
5 1 (5.88%) Build Automation Specialist
5 1 (5.88%) Cisco Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Cisco Network Consultant
5 1 (5.88%) Incident and Problem Manager
5 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
5 1 (5.88%) LAN Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) LAN/WAN Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) WAN Consultant
5 1 (5.88%) WAN Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (29.41%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 7 (41.18%) CentOS
1 7 (41.18%) Linux
1 7 (41.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 7 (41.18%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (64.71%) ITIL
2 7 (41.18%) ITIL V2
2 7 (41.18%) Performance Tuning
3 4 (23.53%) Problem Management
4 3 (17.65%) Change Management
4 3 (17.65%) Incident Management
4 3 (17.65%) Performance Improvement
5 2 (11.76%) Capacity Planning
5 2 (11.76%) Network Design
5 2 (11.76%) Requirements Analysis
5 2 (11.76%) Server Virtualisation
6 1 (5.88%) Build Automation
6 1 (5.88%) Customer Engagement
6 1 (5.88%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (5.88%) E-Commerce
6 1 (5.88%) IT Strategy
6 1 (5.88%) Operations Management
6 1 (5.88%) Server Building
6 1 (5.88%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.88%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 11 (64.71%) Security Cleared
2 10 (58.82%) SC Cleared
3 7 (41.18%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 3 (17.65%) DV Cleared
5 2 (11.76%) CCNP
5 2 (11.76%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (5.88%) CCIE
6 1 (5.88%) CCNA
System Software
1 9 (52.94%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (41.18%) Docker
2 7 (41.18%) vCloud
2 7 (41.18%) Virtual Machines
3 2 (11.76%) VMware ESX
4 1 (5.88%) Firmware
4 1 (5.88%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 7 (41.18%) Puppet
1 7 (41.18%) SCCM
1 7 (41.18%) vRealize
2 3 (17.65%) SCOM
3 1 (5.88%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 10 (58.82%) VMware
2 9 (52.94%) Microsoft
2 9 (52.94%) Red Hat
3 4 (23.53%) Cisco
4 3 (17.65%) HP
5 2 (11.76%) Blue Coat
5 2 (11.76%) CheckPoint
5 2 (11.76%) NetApp
6 1 (5.88%) 3PAR
6 1 (5.88%) Computacenter
6 1 (5.88%) Dell
6 1 (5.88%) Symantec