The table below looks at the statistics for Capacity Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Capacity Management over the 3 months to 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Capacity Management
Rank 194 200 192
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -8
Contract jobs citing Capacity Management 8 24 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.13% 0.33% 0.36%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.18% 0.43% 0.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 20 20
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£375 £425 £545
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.76% -22.01%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £254 £293 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £462 £483 £639
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £308 £325
% change year-on-year
+25.81% -5.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.75 £31.56 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+35.47% +75.30%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
4547 5580 5608
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 76.56% 76.54% 75.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 3496 4115 4176
Average daily rate £450 £450 £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £313 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £363 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -2.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 42 74 91
Average hourly rate £15.75 £20.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.25% -42.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £12.80 £16.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.82 £52.82 £53.38
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £29.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-13.79% +5.45%

Capacity Management
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Capacity Management across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Capacity Management Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Capacity Management
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Capacity Management across the City of London region.

Capacity Management Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Capacity Management
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Capacity Management across the City of London region over the 3 months to 21 October 2014.

Capacity Management Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Capacity Management
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Capacity Management across the City of London region.

Capacity Management Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

Capacity Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing Capacity Management also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Capacity Management.

1 12 (41.38%) Linux
2 9 (31.03%) Finance
3 8 (27.59%) Banking
4 7 (24.14%) ITIL
5 6 (20.69%) Investment Banking
5 6 (20.69%) Capacity Planning
6 5 (17.24%) Performance Monitoring
6 5 (17.24%) Project Management
6 5 (17.24%) Firewall
6 5 (17.24%) Windows
6 5 (17.24%) MS Excel
7 4 (13.79%) Tomcat
7 4 (13.79%) Solaris
7 4 (13.79%) MS Office
7 4 (13.79%) SQL
7 4 (13.79%) Python
7 4 (13.79%) Microsoft
7 4 (13.79%) Middleware
7 4 (13.79%) Clustering
7 4 (13.79%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (13.79%) Problem Management
8 3 (10.34%) Security Cleared
8 3 (10.34%) Release Management
8 3 (10.34%) Performance Management
8 3 (10.34%) Project Planning
8 3 (10.34%) Spreadsheet
8 3 (10.34%) Performance Tuning
8 3 (10.34%) Multicast
8 3 (10.34%) Migration
8 3 (10.34%) VMware

Capacity Management
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing Capacity Management also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Capacity Management. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (13.79%) Tomcat
2 2 (6.90%) MS Exchange
2 2 (6.90%) Apache
2 2 (6.90%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (3.45%) IBM HTTP Server
3 1 (3.45%) WebSphere
3 1 (3.45%) SharePoint
3 1 (3.45%) WebLogic
3 1 (3.45%) IIS
Applications
1 5 (17.24%) MS Excel
2 4 (13.79%) MS Office
3 3 (10.34%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (3.45%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (3.45%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.45%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (17.24%) Firewall
2 3 (10.34%) Wi-Fi
2 3 (10.34%) Multicast
2 3 (10.34%) Broadband
3 2 (6.90%) LAN
3 2 (6.90%) WLAN
3 2 (6.90%) DHCP
3 2 (6.90%) DNS
3 2 (6.90%) SAN
3 2 (6.90%) BGP
3 2 (6.90%) DSL
3 2 (6.90%) Wireless
4 1 (3.45%) BIG-IP
4 1 (3.45%) VLAN
4 1 (3.45%) iSCSI
4 1 (3.45%) Fibre Channel
4 1 (3.45%) LDAP
4 1 (3.45%) TCAP
4 1 (3.45%) Intranet
4 1 (3.45%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.90%) MySQL
2 1 (3.45%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.45%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (3.45%) RDBMS
2 1 (3.45%) Oracle Database 10g
2 1 (3.45%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (3.45%) Oracle Database
2 1 (3.45%) Relational Database
General
1 9 (31.03%) Finance
2 8 (27.59%) Banking
3 6 (20.69%) Investment Banking
4 2 (6.90%) Retail
4 2 (6.90%) Front Office
4 2 (6.90%) Back Office
5 1 (3.45%) Legal
5 1 (3.45%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (20.69%) Analyst
2 3 (10.34%) Architect
2 3 (10.34%) Technical Support
3 2 (6.90%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 2 (6.90%) Network Architect
3 2 (6.90%) Relationships Manager
3 2 (6.90%) Technical Analyst
3 2 (6.90%) Team Leader
4 1 (3.45%) Infrastructure Manager
4 1 (3.45%) Business Manager
4 1 (3.45%) Infrastructure Team Leader
4 1 (3.45%) 1st Line Support Engineer
4 1 (3.45%) Middleware Specialist
4 1 (3.45%) DevOps Engineer
4 1 (3.45%) Service Manager
4 1 (3.45%) Technical Support Analyst
4 1 (3.45%) Oracle DBA
4 1 (3.45%) 1st Line Support
4 1 (3.45%) Support Engineer
4 1 (3.45%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (13.79%) Middleware
2 2 (6.90%) Rendezvous
3 1 (3.45%) .NET
3 1 (3.45%) XML
3 1 (3.45%) Flash
3 1 (3.45%) LAMP
3 1 (3.45%) Java EE
3 1 (3.45%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 4 (13.79%) Clustering
1 4 (13.79%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (10.34%) Management Information System
3 2 (6.90%) Replication
4 1 (3.45%) Fixed Income
4 1 (3.45%) Performance Metrics
4 1 (3.45%) e-Health
4 1 (3.45%) Open Source
4 1 (3.45%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 12 (41.38%) Linux
2 5 (17.24%) Windows
3 4 (13.79%) Solaris
4 3 (10.34%) UNIX
5 2 (6.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (6.90%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (3.45%) CentOS
6 1 (3.45%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (24.14%) ITIL
2 6 (20.69%) Capacity Planning
3 5 (17.24%) Performance Monitoring
3 5 (17.24%) Project Management
4 4 (13.79%) Problem Management
5 3 (10.34%) Release Management
5 3 (10.34%) Performance Management
5 3 (10.34%) Incident Management
5 3 (10.34%) Project Planning
5 3 (10.34%) Service Management
5 3 (10.34%) Service Delivery
5 3 (10.34%) Migration
5 3 (10.34%) Performance Tuning
6 2 (6.90%) Root Cause Analysis
6 2 (6.90%) DevOps
6 2 (6.90%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (6.90%) People Management
6 2 (6.90%) Change Management
6 2 (6.90%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (6.90%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 4 (13.79%) SQL
1 4 (13.79%) Python
2 3 (10.34%) Perl
3 2 (6.90%) PowerShell
4 1 (3.45%) Bash Shell
4 1 (3.45%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
4 1 (3.45%) Ada
4 1 (3.45%) Shell Script
4 1 (3.45%) VB
4 1 (3.45%) C
4 1 (3.45%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (10.34%) Security Cleared
2 2 (6.90%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (3.45%) PMP
3 1 (3.45%) PMI Certification
3 1 (3.45%) RHCT
3 1 (3.45%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (3.45%) MCITP
3 1 (3.45%) DV Cleared
3 1 (3.45%) MCSE
3 1 (3.45%) CCNA
3 1 (3.45%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (3.45%) OCP
3 1 (3.45%) Oracle Certification
3 1 (3.45%) RHCE
3 1 (3.45%) NCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.34%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (10.34%) Active Directory
2 2 (6.90%) VMware ESX
2 2 (6.90%) XenApp
3 1 (3.45%) NFS
3 1 (3.45%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (3.45%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (3.45%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (3.45%) Tivoli
1 1 (3.45%) OpenView Configuration Management
1 1 (3.45%) Control-M
1 1 (3.45%) MIMEsweeper
1 1 (3.45%) MAILsweeper
1 1 (3.45%) Backup Exec
1 1 (3.45%) WMI
1 1 (3.45%) BladeLogic
1 1 (3.45%) Data Guard
1 1 (3.45%) SolarWinds Orion
1 1 (3.45%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
1 1 (3.45%) CA Spectrum
1 1 (3.45%) ITRS Geneos
Vendors
1 4 (13.79%) Microsoft
2 3 (10.34%) Oracle
2 3 (10.34%) Cisco
2 3 (10.34%) HP
2 3 (10.34%) Juniper
2 3 (10.34%) VMware
3 2 (6.90%) NetApp
3 2 (6.90%) TIBCO
3 2 (6.90%) Citrix
4 1 (3.45%) CA
4 1 (3.45%) IBM
4 1 (3.45%) Sun
4 1 (3.45%) Symantec
4 1 (3.45%) Sophos
4 1 (3.45%) Veritas
4 1 (3.45%) Red Hat
4 1 (3.45%) Altiris
4 1 (3.45%) Riverbed
4 1 (3.45%) SolarWinds
4 1 (3.45%) Nimsoft