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 29 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 / Buckinghamshire
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 74 70 75
Rank change year-on-year -4 +5  
Contract jobs citing Capacity Management 19 8 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 1.86% 0.83% 0.82%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.30% 0.98% 1.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 6 1
Median daily rate £400 £250 £200
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +60.00% +25.00%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £403 £341 £350
% change year-on-year +18.20% -2.71%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
Median hourly rate - - £26.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £35.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year +17.14% +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 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 825 814 984
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire 80.57% 84.62% 80.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 1706 1798 2090
Median daily rate £411 £410 £378
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.24% +8.60%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £263 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £538 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.75% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 81 27 83
Median hourly rate £29.00 £12.00 £26.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +141.66% -53.84%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £9.74 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £77.50 £58.00 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.50 £28.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year +19.64% -6.66%  

Capacity Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Buckinghamshire

Job postings citing Capacity Management as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire.

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 contractor hourly rates quoted in IT 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 29 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
Milton Keynes -1 18 £400 +60.00% 2
Newport Pagnell - 1 £338 -
Capacity Management
South East

For the 6 months to 29 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 Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for Capacity Management.

1 12 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 12 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 11 (45.83%) ITIL
3 10 (41.67%) Linux
3 10 (41.67%) MongoDB
3 10 (41.67%) Performance Tuning
4 9 (37.50%) HP
5 8 (33.33%) Microsoft
6 6 (25.00%) VMware
6 6 (25.00%) MS Exchange
6 6 (25.00%) SAN
7 5 (20.83%) NetApp
7 5 (20.83%) Red Hat
7 5 (20.83%) Cisco
7 5 (20.83%) Python
7 5 (20.83%) Oracle
7 5 (20.83%) SQL Server
7 5 (20.83%) DB2
7 5 (20.83%) Microsoft Office
7 5 (20.83%) CheckPoint
7 5 (20.83%) Shell Script
7 5 (20.83%) Firewall
7 5 (20.83%) Security Management
7 5 (20.83%) PostgreSQL
7 5 (20.83%) Blue Coat
7 5 (20.83%) VMware Infrastructure
7 5 (20.83%) YAML
7 5 (20.83%) CentOS
7 5 (20.83%) Network Design
7 5 (20.83%) Ubuntu

Capacity Management
Co-occurring 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 6 (25.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 5 (20.83%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 6 (25.00%) SAN
2 5 (20.83%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (41.67%) MongoDB
2 5 (20.83%) DB2
2 5 (20.83%) DB2 UDB
2 5 (20.83%) PostgreSQL
2 5 (20.83%) SQL Server
3 4 (16.67%) Apache Cassandra
3 4 (16.67%) MySQL
Job Titles
1 8 (33.33%) Incident Manager
2 7 (29.17%) Major Incident Manager
3 5 (20.83%) Architect
3 5 (20.83%) DBA
3 5 (20.83%) Infrastructure Architect
3 5 (20.83%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
3 5 (20.83%) Linux Specialist
3 5 (20.83%) Technical Architect
3 5 (20.83%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
4 4 (16.67%) DB2 DBA
5 3 (12.50%) Administrator
5 3 (12.50%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
6 1 (4.17%) Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) ITIL Manager
6 1 (4.17%) Linux Administrator
6 1 (4.17%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 1 (4.17%) Oracle DBA
6 1 (4.17%) Problem Manager
6 1 (4.17%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (20.83%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.17%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 10 (41.67%) Linux
2 5 (20.83%) CentOS
2 5 (20.83%) Ubuntu
3 1 (4.17%) Unix
3 1 (4.17%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (45.83%) ITIL
2 10 (41.67%) Performance Tuning
3 5 (20.83%) High Availability
3 5 (20.83%) Incident Management
3 5 (20.83%) Network Design
3 5 (20.83%) Performance Monitoring
3 5 (20.83%) Requirements Analysis
3 5 (20.83%) Security Management
3 5 (20.83%) Task Automation
4 4 (16.67%) Change Management
4 4 (16.67%) Performance Improvement
4 4 (16.67%) Problem Management
4 4 (16.67%) Server Virtualisation
5 3 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (12.50%) IT Strategy
5 3 (12.50%) ITIL V3
5 3 (12.50%) ITSM
5 3 (12.50%) Service Management
6 2 (8.33%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 5 (20.83%) Python
1 5 (20.83%) Shell Script
2 2 (8.33%) SQL
3 1 (4.17%) Bash Shell
3 1 (4.17%) Korn
Qualifications
1 12 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 12 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (8.33%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 5 (20.83%) VMware ESXi
1 5 (20.83%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (12.50%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (4.17%) Firmware
3 1 (4.17%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (12.50%) Nagios
1 3 (12.50%) OVSD
2 2 (8.33%) Ansible
2 2 (8.33%) Puppet
3 1 (4.17%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 9 (37.50%) HP
2 8 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 6 (25.00%) VMware
4 5 (20.83%) Blue Coat
4 5 (20.83%) CheckPoint
4 5 (20.83%) Cisco
4 5 (20.83%) NetApp
4 5 (20.83%) Oracle
4 5 (20.83%) Red Hat
5 2 (8.33%) Computacenter
6 1 (4.17%) 3PAR
6 1 (4.17%) Dell
6 1 (4.17%) Symantec