The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes 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 24 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
Buckinghamshire / Milton Keynes
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 55 54 69
Rank change year-on-year -1 +15  
Contract jobs citing Capacity Management 18 8 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 2.45% 1.21% 0.12%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.88% 1.44% 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 6 0
Median daily rate £400 £250 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +60.00% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £360 £350
% change year-on-year +11.11% +2.85%  
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 Milton Keynes with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Milton Keynes
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 626 554 683
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes 85.05% 83.69% 81.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 303 315 393
Median daily rate £400 £406 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.36% +3.98%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £275 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.75% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 14 9
Median hourly rate £16.25 £11.25 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +44.44% -50.00%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.04 £9.00 £12.54
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.70 £13.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +19.29% -5.00%  

Capacity Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Milton Keynes

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 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 Milton Keynes

Capacity Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Capacity Management in Milton Keynes

Capacity Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Capacity Management in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 24 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 Milton Keynes region with a requirement for Capacity Management.

1 11 (50.00%) ITIL
2 10 (45.45%) Linux
2 10 (45.45%) SC Cleared
2 10 (45.45%) Security Cleared
2 10 (45.45%) MongoDB
2 10 (45.45%) Performance Tuning
3 9 (40.91%) HP
4 8 (36.36%) Microsoft
5 6 (27.27%) MS Exchange
5 6 (27.27%) SAN
5 6 (27.27%) VMware
6 5 (22.73%) Blue Coat
6 5 (22.73%) Firewall
6 5 (22.73%) Security Management
6 5 (22.73%) PostgreSQL
6 5 (22.73%) VMware Infrastructure
6 5 (22.73%) YAML
6 5 (22.73%) CentOS
6 5 (22.73%) Incident Management
6 5 (22.73%) Network Design
6 5 (22.73%) Ubuntu
6 5 (22.73%) DB2 UDB
6 5 (22.73%) Requirements Analysis
6 5 (22.73%) NetApp
6 5 (22.73%) Red Hat
6 5 (22.73%) Cisco
6 5 (22.73%) Python
6 5 (22.73%) Oracle
6 5 (22.73%) SQL Server
6 5 (22.73%) DB2

Capacity Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in Milton Keynes 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 (27.27%) MS Exchange
2 1 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 5 (22.73%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 6 (27.27%) SAN
2 5 (22.73%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (45.45%) MongoDB
2 5 (22.73%) DB2
2 5 (22.73%) DB2 UDB
2 5 (22.73%) PostgreSQL
2 5 (22.73%) SQL Server
3 4 (18.18%) Apache Cassandra
3 4 (18.18%) MySQL
Job Titles
1 6 (27.27%) Incident Manager
2 5 (22.73%) Architect
2 5 (22.73%) DBA
2 5 (22.73%) Infrastructure Architect
2 5 (22.73%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
2 5 (22.73%) Linux Specialist
2 5 (22.73%) Major Incident Manager
2 5 (22.73%) Technical Architect
2 5 (22.73%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
3 4 (18.18%) DB2 DBA
4 3 (13.64%) Administrator
4 3 (13.64%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
5 1 (4.55%) Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) Incident and Problem Manager
5 1 (4.55%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) MongoDB DBA
5 1 (4.55%) Oracle DBA
5 1 (4.55%) PostgreSQL DBA
5 1 (4.55%) SQL DBA
5 1 (4.55%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (22.73%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.55%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 10 (45.45%) Linux
2 5 (22.73%) CentOS
2 5 (22.73%) Ubuntu
3 1 (4.55%) Unix
3 1 (4.55%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (50.00%) ITIL
2 10 (45.45%) Performance Tuning
3 5 (22.73%) High Availability
3 5 (22.73%) Incident Management
3 5 (22.73%) Network Design
3 5 (22.73%) Performance Monitoring
3 5 (22.73%) Requirements Analysis
3 5 (22.73%) Security Management
3 5 (22.73%) Task Automation
4 4 (18.18%) Change Management
4 4 (18.18%) Performance Improvement
4 4 (18.18%) Problem Management
4 4 (18.18%) Server Virtualisation
5 3 (13.64%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (13.64%) IT Strategy
5 3 (13.64%) ITIL V3
5 3 (13.64%) ITSM
5 3 (13.64%) Service Management
6 2 (9.09%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 5 (22.73%) Python
1 5 (22.73%) Shell Script
2 2 (9.09%) SQL
3 1 (4.55%) Bash Shell
3 1 (4.55%) Korn
Qualifications
1 10 (45.45%) SC Cleared
1 10 (45.45%) Security Cleared
2 2 (9.09%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 5 (22.73%) VMware ESXi
1 5 (22.73%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (13.64%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (4.55%) Firmware
3 1 (4.55%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (13.64%) Nagios
1 3 (13.64%) OVSD
2 2 (9.09%) Ansible
2 2 (9.09%) Puppet
3 1 (4.55%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 9 (40.91%) HP
2 8 (36.36%) Microsoft
3 6 (27.27%) VMware
4 5 (22.73%) Blue Coat
4 5 (22.73%) CheckPoint
4 5 (22.73%) Cisco
4 5 (22.73%) NetApp
4 5 (22.73%) Oracle
4 5 (22.73%) Red Hat
5 2 (9.09%) Computacenter
6 1 (4.55%) 3PAR
6 1 (4.55%) Dell
6 1 (4.55%) Symantec