The table below looks at the statistics for Capacity Planning 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 Planning over the 3 months to 27 August 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
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Capacity Planning
Rank 170 204 192
Rank change year-on-year
+34 -12
Contract jobs citing Capacity Planning 29 18 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.50% 0.24% 0.43%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.66% 0.32% 0.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 10 26
Average daily rate
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£450 £443 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.69% +21.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £272 £228
10% offered a daily rate of more than £710 £555 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £363 £375
% change year-on-year
-3.44% -3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 0
Average hourly rate - £39.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.00 £23.78 -
% change year-on-year
-7.47% -
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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
4374 5605 5955
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 75.27% 76.09% 75.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 3244 4187 4442
Average daily rate £450 £450 £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £313 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £360
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 40 71 89
Average hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £31.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -28.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.35 £15.00 £16.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.45 £52.50 £50.88
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £30.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% -3.22%

Capacity Planning
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

Capacity Planning Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Capacity Planning
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 Planning across the City of London region.

Capacity Planning Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Capacity Planning
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Capacity Planning across the City of London region over the 3 months to 27 August 2014.

Capacity Planning Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Capacity Planning
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 Planning across the City of London region.

Capacity Planning Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing Capacity Planning 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 Planning.

1 16 (30.77%) SQL
2 14 (26.92%) Windows
2 14 (26.92%) Disaster Recovery
3 11 (21.15%) ITIL
3 11 (21.15%) Oracle
4 10 (19.23%) Linux
4 10 (19.23%) Capacity Management
5 9 (17.31%) SQL Server
5 9 (17.31%) VMware
5 9 (17.31%) Clustering
5 9 (17.31%) Performance Tuning
6 8 (15.38%) Change Management
6 8 (15.38%) Finance
6 8 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
6 8 (15.38%) Incident Management
7 7 (13.46%) Banking
7 7 (13.46%) Windows Server 2008
7 7 (13.46%) Business Continuity
7 7 (13.46%) UNIX
7 7 (13.46%) SharePoint
7 7 (13.46%) Performance Monitoring
8 6 (11.54%) DNS
8 6 (11.54%) Cisco
8 6 (11.54%) Microsoft
8 6 (11.54%) Solaris
8 6 (11.54%) Project Management
8 6 (11.54%) Security Cleared
9 5 (9.62%) XenApp
9 5 (9.62%) Configuration Management
9 5 (9.62%) Foreign Exchange (FX)

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

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing Capacity Planning 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 Planning. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (13.46%) SharePoint
2 2 (3.85%) MS Exchange
2 2 (3.85%) WebLogic
2 2 (3.85%) IIS
2 2 (3.85%) SharePoint Server
2 2 (3.85%) SharePoint 2010
2 2 (3.85%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (1.92%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (1.92%) Oracle Spatial
3 1 (1.92%) Apache
3 1 (1.92%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 5 (9.62%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.85%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 1 (1.92%) Oracle General Ledger
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.85%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (1.92%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (11.54%) DNS
2 5 (9.62%) Firewall
3 4 (7.69%) SAN
3 4 (7.69%) SMTP
3 4 (7.69%) HTTP
3 4 (7.69%) TCP/IP
4 3 (5.77%) Broadband
4 3 (5.77%) LAN
4 3 (5.77%) Wi-Fi
4 3 (5.77%) Wireless
5 2 (3.85%) BGP
5 2 (3.85%) DSL
5 2 (3.85%) WLAN
5 2 (3.85%) DHCP
6 1 (1.92%) Ethernet
6 1 (1.92%) SNMP
6 1 (1.92%) WAN
6 1 (1.92%) TCAP
6 1 (1.92%) IMAP
6 1 (1.92%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (17.31%) SQL Server
2 4 (7.69%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (5.77%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (5.77%) KDB
3 3 (5.77%) Oracle Reports
3 3 (5.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (5.77%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (5.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (5.77%) Oracle Database
4 2 (3.85%) MySQL
5 1 (1.92%) OLAP
5 1 (1.92%) Oracle Database 12c
5 1 (1.92%) Big Data
5 1 (1.92%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (1.92%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (1.92%) DTS
5 1 (1.92%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (1.92%) SQL Server 2000
5 1 (1.92%) Oracle OWB
Development Applications
1 3 (5.77%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.92%) InstallShield
2 1 (1.92%) JMeter
2 1 (1.92%) NUnit
2 1 (1.92%) Selenium
2 1 (1.92%) Fiddler
2 1 (1.92%) WebDriver
2 1 (1.92%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 8 (15.38%) Finance
2 7 (13.46%) Banking
3 3 (5.77%) Front Office
4 2 (3.85%) Legal
4 2 (3.85%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.92%) Marketing
5 1 (1.92%) Advertising
5 1 (1.92%) Back Office
5 1 (1.92%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (15.38%) Analyst
2 6 (11.54%) Architect
2 6 (11.54%) Consultant
2 6 (11.54%) DBA
3 5 (9.62%) Developer
3 5 (9.62%) SQL DBA
4 4 (7.69%) Solutions Architect
4 4 (7.69%) Oracle DBA
4 4 (7.69%) Technical Analyst
5 2 (3.85%) Analyst Developer
5 2 (3.85%) SQL Server DBA
5 2 (3.85%) Senior Analyst
5 2 (3.85%) Infrastructure Manager
5 2 (3.85%) Solutions Designer
5 2 (3.85%) Server Support
5 2 (3.85%) Senior Developer
5 2 (3.85%) Systems Engineer
5 2 (3.85%) Project Manager
5 2 (3.85%) Infrastructure Architect
5 2 (3.85%) Network Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.85%) HTML
1 2 (3.85%) CSS
1 2 (3.85%) XML
1 2 (3.85%) Middleware
1 2 (3.85%) Windows SharePoint Services
1 2 (3.85%) JSON
1 2 (3.85%) RESTful
2 1 (1.92%) Oracle Fusion
2 1 (1.92%) .NET Framework
2 1 (1.92%) Web Services
2 1 (1.92%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 9 (17.31%) Clustering
2 5 (9.62%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 5 (9.62%) Management Information System
3 4 (7.69%) Statistics
4 2 (3.85%) Derivative
4 2 (3.85%) Replication
4 2 (3.85%) Computer Science
4 2 (3.85%) FMCG
4 2 (3.85%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.92%) Open Source
5 1 (1.92%) TWAP
5 1 (1.92%) VWAP
5 1 (1.92%) STB
5 1 (1.92%) PKI
5 1 (1.92%) Interest Rate Derivative
5 1 (1.92%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 14 (26.92%) Windows
2 10 (19.23%) Linux
3 7 (13.46%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (13.46%) UNIX
4 6 (11.54%) Solaris
5 4 (7.69%) Windows 7
6 3 (5.77%) Apple iOS
6 3 (5.77%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (5.77%) Android
7 2 (3.85%) Oracle Linux
8 1 (1.92%) CentOS
8 1 (1.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (26.92%) Disaster Recovery
2 11 (21.15%) ITIL
3 10 (19.23%) Capacity Management
4 9 (17.31%) Performance Tuning
5 8 (15.38%) Incident Management
5 8 (15.38%) Change Management
6 7 (13.46%) Business Continuity
6 7 (13.46%) Performance Monitoring
7 6 (11.54%) Project Management
8 5 (9.62%) Configuration Management
9 4 (7.69%) Service Management
9 4 (7.69%) Low Latency
10 3 (5.77%) DevOps
10 3 (5.77%) Project Planning
10 3 (5.77%) Waterfall
10 3 (5.77%) PRINCE2
10 3 (5.77%) E-Commerce
10 3 (5.77%) Migration
10 3 (5.77%) Scrum
11 2 (3.85%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (30.77%) SQL
2 4 (7.69%) PowerShell
3 3 (5.77%) C#
3 3 (5.77%) Java
4 2 (3.85%) Perl
4 2 (3.85%) PL/SQL
4 2 (3.85%) T-SQL
4 2 (3.85%) Shell Script
5 1 (1.92%) Bash Shell
5 1 (1.92%) VBScript
5 1 (1.92%) VB
5 1 (1.92%) Python
Qualifications
1 6 (11.54%) Security Cleared
2 4 (7.69%) DV Cleared
2 4 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (5.77%) MCTS
3 3 (5.77%) Degree
4 2 (3.85%) MCSA
5 1 (1.92%) Citrix Certification
5 1 (1.92%) CCEA
5 1 (1.92%) MCP
5 1 (1.92%) MCSE
5 1 (1.92%) MCITP
5 1 (1.92%) OCP
5 1 (1.92%) Oracle Certification
5 1 (1.92%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.69%) SLA
2 1 (1.92%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (1.92%) QA
System Software
1 8 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (9.62%) XenApp
2 5 (9.62%) Active Directory
3 3 (5.77%) XenDesktop
4 2 (3.85%) vCloud
5 1 (1.92%) XenServer
5 1 (1.92%) Veritas Volume Manager
5 1 (1.92%) Veritas File System
5 1 (1.92%) vSphere
5 1 (1.92%) VMware ESX
5 1 (1.92%) Oracle RMAN
5 1 (1.92%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (1.92%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 4 (7.69%) SCCM
2 2 (3.85%) SCOM
2 2 (3.85%) Nagios
3 1 (1.92%) Veritas Storage Foundation
3 1 (1.92%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 1 (1.92%) Legato
3 1 (1.92%) Tivoli
3 1 (1.92%) Data Guard
3 1 (1.92%) Ganglia
3 1 (1.92%) CFEngine
3 1 (1.92%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 11 (21.15%) Oracle
2 9 (17.31%) VMware
3 6 (11.54%) Cisco
3 6 (11.54%) Microsoft
4 5 (9.62%) Citrix
5 3 (5.77%) Juniper
5 3 (5.77%) AppSense
5 3 (5.77%) EMC
5 3 (5.77%) Remedy
6 2 (3.85%) Nintex
6 2 (3.85%) Sun
6 2 (3.85%) HP
7 1 (1.92%) Intel
7 1 (1.92%) Sybase
7 1 (1.92%) Microgen
7 1 (1.92%) Riverbed
7 1 (1.92%) SolarWinds
7 1 (1.92%) F5
7 1 (1.92%) CA
7 1 (1.92%) Veritas
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