The first table below looks at the demand 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 22 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the City of London region.

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
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Capacity Management
Rank 174 195 197
Rank change year-on-year
+21 +2
Contract jobs citing Capacity Management 21 23 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.37% 0.32% 0.31%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.48% 0.42% 0.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 18 18
Average daily rate
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£445 £430 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.48% +1.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £236 £312 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £473 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £300 £375
% change year-on-year
+26.66% -20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.83 - £21.50
Processes & Methodologies Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
4351 5412 5829
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 75.97% 76.12% 74.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 3228 4048 4323
Average daily rate £450 £450 £463
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -2.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £301 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 43 95 85
Average hourly rate £23.50 £27.99 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.02% +11.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £17.90 £16.43
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £52.50 £48.30
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £31.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-14.51% -
Capacity Management
London

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 22 July 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 22 July 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 22 (48.89%) ITIL
2 18 (40.00%) Finance
3 15 (33.33%) Banking
4 11 (24.44%) Change Management
5 9 (20.00%) Service Delivery
5 9 (20.00%) Investment Banking
5 9 (20.00%) Windows
5 9 (20.00%) Linux
6 8 (17.78%) Project Management
6 8 (17.78%) Security Cleared
6 8 (17.78%) Capacity Planning
7 7 (15.56%) UNIX
8 6 (13.33%) SQL
8 6 (13.33%) HP
8 6 (13.33%) Back Office
8 6 (13.33%) VMware
8 6 (13.33%) Release Management
9 5 (11.11%) JIRA
9 5 (11.11%) DV Cleared
9 5 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
9 5 (11.11%) ITRS Geneos
9 5 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
9 5 (11.11%) Scrum
9 5 (11.11%) Business Continuity
9 5 (11.11%) Microsoft
9 5 (11.11%) Active Directory
9 5 (11.11%) SAN
9 5 (11.11%) Java
9 5 (11.11%) MS Excel
10 4 (8.89%) Temenos

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

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 3 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (6.67%) MS Exchange
2 2 (4.44%) Tomcat
2 2 (4.44%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (2.22%) IBM HTTP Server
3 1 (2.22%) Apache
3 1 (2.22%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.22%) IIS
Applications
1 5 (11.11%) MS Excel
2 3 (6.67%) Spreadsheet
2 3 (6.67%) MS Office
3 1 (2.22%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (2.22%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (8.89%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.22%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (11.11%) SAN
2 3 (6.67%) iSCSI
2 3 (6.67%) Multicast
2 3 (6.67%) Firewall
3 2 (4.44%) Ethernet
3 2 (4.44%) IMAP
4 1 (2.22%) NAS
4 1 (2.22%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (2.22%) Wireless
4 1 (2.22%) BIG-IP
4 1 (2.22%) BGP
4 1 (2.22%) DSL
4 1 (2.22%) TCAP
4 1 (2.22%) Intranet
4 1 (2.22%) LDAP
4 1 (2.22%) SNMP
4 1 (2.22%) DNS
4 1 (2.22%) Broadband
4 1 (2.22%) LAN
4 1 (2.22%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.22%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (2.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (2.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (2.22%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (2.22%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (2.22%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (2.22%) Oracle Database
2 1 (2.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (2.22%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 5 (11.11%) JIRA
General
1 18 (40.00%) Finance
2 15 (33.33%) Banking
3 9 (20.00%) Investment Banking
4 6 (13.33%) Back Office
5 2 (4.44%) Retail
5 2 (4.44%) Front Office
5 2 (4.44%) Financial Institution
6 1 (2.22%) Private Banking
6 1 (2.22%) Telecoms
6 1 (2.22%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 10 (22.22%) Analyst
2 5 (11.11%) Support Engineer
2 5 (11.11%) Technical Analyst
3 4 (8.89%) Team Leader
3 4 (8.89%) Support Analyst
4 3 (6.67%) Technical Support
4 3 (6.67%) Infrastructure Manager
5 2 (4.44%) Infrastructure Team Leader
5 2 (4.44%) Architect
6 1 (2.22%) Capacity Manager
6 1 (2.22%) Wintel Engineer
6 1 (2.22%) Infrastructure Delivery Manager
6 1 (2.22%) Storage Manager
6 1 (2.22%) Senior Wintel Engineer
6 1 (2.22%) IT Support
6 1 (2.22%) Middleware Specialist
6 1 (2.22%) VMware Engineer
6 1 (2.22%) Operations Support Analyst
6 1 (2.22%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 1 (2.22%) 1st Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.67%) J2EE
2 2 (4.44%) XML
2 2 (4.44%) Rendezvous
2 2 (4.44%) Middleware
3 1 (2.22%) Java EE
3 1 (2.22%) ISPF
3 1 (2.22%) WCF
3 1 (2.22%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.89%) Clustering
1 4 (8.89%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (4.44%) Client/Server
2 2 (4.44%) IBM XIV
3 1 (2.22%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.22%) Fixed Income
3 1 (2.22%) Economics
3 1 (2.22%) e-Health
3 1 (2.22%) Replication
3 1 (2.22%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 9 (20.00%) Windows
1 9 (20.00%) Linux
2 7 (15.56%) UNIX
3 5 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (8.89%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (6.67%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (6.67%) Solaris
6 1 (2.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (2.22%) zOS
6 1 (2.22%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (48.89%) ITIL
2 11 (24.44%) Change Management
3 9 (20.00%) Service Delivery
4 8 (17.78%) Project Management
4 8 (17.78%) Capacity Planning
5 6 (13.33%) Release Management
6 5 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
6 5 (11.11%) Scrum
6 5 (11.11%) Business Continuity
7 4 (8.89%) Configuration Management
7 4 (8.89%) BCP
7 4 (8.89%) Project Planning
7 4 (8.89%) Knowledge Management
7 4 (8.89%) Problem Management
7 4 (8.89%) Investment Management
7 4 (8.89%) Performance Management
7 4 (8.89%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (6.67%) Time Management
8 3 (6.67%) Performance Monitoring
8 3 (6.67%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (13.33%) SQL
2 5 (11.11%) Java
3 3 (6.67%) Python
4 2 (4.44%) Perl
4 2 (4.44%) PowerShell
5 1 (2.22%) JCL
5 1 (2.22%) C
5 1 (2.22%) Ada
5 1 (2.22%) PL/SQL
5 1 (2.22%) T-SQL
5 1 (2.22%) VB
Qualifications
1 8 (17.78%) Security Cleared
2 5 (11.11%) DV Cleared
3 4 (8.89%) Degree
4 1 (2.22%) CITP
4 1 (2.22%) SC Cleared
4 1 (2.22%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (2.22%) PMP
4 1 (2.22%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.44%) SLA
2 1 (2.22%) COBIT
System Software
1 5 (11.11%) Active Directory
2 3 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (4.44%) Hyper-V
3 2 (4.44%) Postfix
3 2 (4.44%) vSphere
4 1 (2.22%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (2.22%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (2.22%) XenApp
4 1 (2.22%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 5 (11.11%) ITRS Geneos
2 2 (4.44%) Tivoli
2 2 (4.44%) NetBackup
2 2 (4.44%) SCDPM
2 2 (4.44%) HP Data Protector
3 1 (2.22%) BladeLogic
3 1 (2.22%) WMI
3 1 (2.22%) SCCM
3 1 (2.22%) SCOM
3 1 (2.22%) HP SIM
3 1 (2.22%) SolarWinds Orion
3 1 (2.22%) CA Spectrum
3 1 (2.22%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 1 (2.22%) Control-M
Vendors
1 6 (13.33%) HP
1 6 (13.33%) VMware
2 5 (11.11%) Microsoft
3 4 (8.89%) Temenos
3 4 (8.89%) Cisco
3 4 (8.89%) jBASE
4 3 (6.67%) NetApp
4 3 (6.67%) Oracle
5 2 (4.44%) TIBCO
5 2 (4.44%) IBM
5 2 (4.44%) Dell
5 2 (4.44%) Symantec
6 1 (2.22%) Nimsoft
6 1 (2.22%) Riverbed
6 1 (2.22%) SolarWinds
6 1 (2.22%) Altiris
6 1 (2.22%) EMC
6 1 (2.22%) Citrix
6 1 (2.22%) Juniper
6 1 (2.22%) BMC