Period
to 20 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Reading 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 6 months to 20 January 2018 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
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
20 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 88 68 85
Rank change year-on-year -20 +17 +11
Contract jobs citing Capacity Management 2 24 21
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 0.16% 1.70% 1.08%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.19% 2.11% 1.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 8 4
Reading median daily rate - £250 £488
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -48.72% +39.78%
Berkshire median daily rate £450 £483 £400
% change year-on-year -6.74% +20.63% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Reading median hourly rate - - £63.00
Berkshire median hourly rate - - £63.00

Capacity Management 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 Reading with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Reading
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1,030 1,139 1,521
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 82.33% 80.61% 78.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 639 575 943
Reading median daily rate £400 £403 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -0.62% +0.63% -
10th Percentile £263 £235 £231
90th Percentile £575 £575 £538
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.18% +0.06% +3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 40 74
Reading median hourly rate £14.50 £23.00 £30.90
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -36.96% -25.57% +54.50%
10th Percentile £11.05 £12.83 £15.00
90th Percentile £39.75 £55.07 £47.50
Berkshire median hourly rate £14.50 £17.50 £27.00
% change year-on-year -17.14% -35.19% +34.16%

Capacity Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

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

Job vacancy trend for Capacity Management in Reading

Capacity Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Capacity Management in Reading

For the 6 months to 20 January 2018, 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 Reading region with a requirement for Capacity Management.

1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Office
1 2 (100.00%) Ericsson
1 2 (100.00%) MPLS
1 2 (100.00%) Remedy
1 2 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 2 (100.00%) Network Planning
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
1 2 (100.00%) SIGTRAN
1 2 (100.00%) Network Architecture
1 2 (100.00%) Radio Access Network

Capacity Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in Reading 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:

Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) MPLS
1 2 (100.00%) Radio Access Network
1 2 (100.00%) SIGTRAN
General
1 2 (100.00%) Telecoms
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Network Architecture
1 2 (100.00%) Network Planning
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Ericsson
1 2 (100.00%) Remedy