The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Reading 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 3 months to 26 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 Planning
Berkshire / Reading
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 66 64
Contract jobs citing Capacity Planning 0 4 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading - 0.47% 0.47%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.59% 0.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 1
Median daily rate - £325 £625
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -48.00%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £400 £350
% change year-on-year -6.25% +14.28%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.17 £37.75 £23.00
% change year-on-year -57.16% +64.13%  

Capacity Planning 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 Reading with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Reading
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 460 683 656
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Reading 79.45% 79.98% 77.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 232 406 323
Median daily rate £438 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.37% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £302 £225 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.75% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 22 37
Median hourly rate £29.75 £19.61 £21.55
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +51.70% -9.00%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £19.61 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £25.00 £40.77
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +19.29% -5.00%  

Capacity Planning
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Reading citing Capacity Planning as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Capacity Planning in Reading

Capacity Planning
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Capacity Planning in Reading

Capacity Planning
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Capacity Planning in Reading

For the 6 months to 26 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Capacity Planning 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 Planning.

1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) DHCP
1 1 (50.00%) DNS
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (50.00%) Nokia
1 1 (50.00%) 3G
1 1 (50.00%) Project Management
1 1 (50.00%) Change Management
1 1 (50.00%) Validation
1 1 (50.00%) VMware
1 1 (50.00%) Incident Management
1 1 (50.00%) RANAP
1 1 (50.00%) QA
1 1 (50.00%) Problem Management
1 1 (50.00%) SCCM
1 1 (50.00%) SCOM
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (50.00%) LTE
1 1 (50.00%) Hyper-V
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (50.00%) Skype for Business
1 1 (50.00%) 4G
1 1 (50.00%) Radio Access Network
1 1 (50.00%) Office 365
1 1 (50.00%) VoLTE
1 1 (50.00%) Mentoring
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (50.00%) Skype

Capacity Planning
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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (50.00%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (50.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) 3G
1 1 (50.00%) 4G
1 1 (50.00%) DHCP
1 1 (50.00%) Diameter Protocol
1 1 (50.00%) DNS
1 1 (50.00%) LTE
1 1 (50.00%) Radio Access Network
1 1 (50.00%) RANAP
1 1 (50.00%) Skype
1 1 (50.00%) VoLTE
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Data Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Data Network Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Design Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Network Design Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Network Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Wintel Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Change Management
1 1 (50.00%) Incident Management
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) Mentoring
1 1 (50.00%) Patch Management
1 1 (50.00%) Problem Management
1 1 (50.00%) Project Management
1 1 (50.00%) Validation
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (50.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
1 1 (50.00%) SCCM
1 1 (50.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) Nokia
1 1 (50.00%) Samsung
1 1 (50.00%) VMware