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 3 July 2015 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Capacity Planning
Rank 169 174 182
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +8
Contract jobs citing Capacity Planning 32 20 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.55% 0.35% 0.48%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.71% 0.45% 0.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 15 18
Average daily rate
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£438 £373 £372
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.44% +0.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £341 £275 £219
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £685 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 6
Average hourly rate - - £51.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.00 £22.00 £15.25
% change year-on-year
+4.54% +44.26%
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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
4539 4454 5397
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 77.79% 77.38% 77.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 3588 3328 4054
Average daily rate £475 £450 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £313 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 40 39 101
Average hourly rate £24.50 £23.50 £32.58
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.25% -27.86%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £14.50 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.50 £53.50 £59.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £28.50 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -6.55%

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 3 July 2015.

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 3 July 2015, 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 28 (47.46%) Finance
2 19 (32.20%) SAN
3 18 (30.51%) Windows
4 16 (27.12%) VMware
5 15 (25.42%) Microsoft
6 14 (23.73%) Banking
6 14 (23.73%) VMware Infrastructure
6 14 (23.73%) Analytical Skills
7 13 (22.03%) Cisco
7 13 (22.03%) Linux
7 13 (22.03%) ITIL
8 12 (20.34%) Oracle
8 12 (20.34%) Project Management
9 11 (18.64%) Migration
9 11 (18.64%) SQL Server
10 10 (16.95%) SQL
11 9 (15.25%) Windows Server 2003
11 9 (15.25%) Windows Server 2008
11 9 (15.25%) Agile Software Development
12 8 (13.56%) Clustering
12 8 (13.56%) HP
12 8 (13.56%) Data Centre
12 8 (13.56%) Windows Server 2012
12 8 (13.56%) Performance Tuning
13 7 (11.86%) Active Directory
13 7 (11.86%) UNIX
13 7 (11.86%) Stakeholder Management
13 7 (11.86%) Disaster Recovery
13 7 (11.86%) Brocade
13 7 (11.86%) NAS

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

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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 5 (8.47%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.69%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (1.69%) Confluence
2 1 (1.69%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (6.78%) MS Excel
2 3 (5.08%) MS Office
3 2 (3.39%) MS Project
3 2 (3.39%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.69%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.69%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 19 (32.20%) SAN
2 7 (11.86%) NAS
3 5 (8.47%) Fibre Channel
4 4 (6.78%) OSPF
4 4 (6.78%) BGP
5 3 (5.08%) LAN
5 3 (5.08%) WAN
5 3 (5.08%) DNS
5 3 (5.08%) Firewall
6 2 (3.39%) TCP/IP
6 2 (3.39%) MPLS
6 2 (3.39%) EIGRP
6 2 (3.39%) Structured Cabling
6 2 (3.39%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (1.69%) Spanning Tree
7 1 (1.69%) NetScaler
7 1 (1.69%) HSRP
7 1 (1.69%) Multicast
7 1 (1.69%) RSVP
7 1 (1.69%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (18.64%) SQL Server
2 4 (6.78%) Oracle Database
3 3 (5.08%) Oracle Exadata
4 2 (3.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.69%) Spotfire
5 1 (1.69%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (1.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (1.69%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.69%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.69%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (1.69%) DTS
5 1 (1.69%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (1.69%) SQL Server 2000
5 1 (1.69%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 1 (1.69%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 3 (5.08%) JIRA
2 1 (1.69%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (1.69%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.69%) ERwin
General
1 28 (47.46%) Finance
2 14 (23.73%) Banking
3 3 (5.08%) Telecoms
4 2 (3.39%) Retail
4 2 (3.39%) Investment Banking
4 2 (3.39%) Legal
4 2 (3.39%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.69%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 10 (16.95%) Architect
2 8 (13.56%) Server Engineer
3 7 (11.86%) Windows Server Engineer
4 6 (10.17%) Solutions Architect
5 5 (8.47%) Analyst
5 5 (8.47%) Infrastructure Architect
5 5 (8.47%) Storage Specialist
5 5 (8.47%) Senior Storage Specialist
5 5 (8.47%) Backup Specialist
6 4 (6.78%) Designer
6 4 (6.78%) Infrastructure Designer
7 3 (5.08%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
7 3 (5.08%) Developer
7 3 (5.08%) Project Manager
7 3 (5.08%) Consultant
7 3 (5.08%) Solutions Designer
8 2 (3.39%) Network Engineer
8 2 (3.39%) Business Analyst
8 2 (3.39%) DBA
8 2 (3.39%) Capacity Planner
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.39%) .NET
1 2 (3.39%) Middleware
2 1 (1.69%) TIBCO EMS
2 1 (1.69%) Ultra Messaging
2 1 (1.69%) J2EE
2 1 (1.69%) JMS
2 1 (1.69%) Rendezvous
Miscellaneous
1 14 (23.73%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (13.56%) Data Centre
2 8 (13.56%) Clustering
3 5 (8.47%) CMDB
4 3 (5.08%) Mainframe
4 3 (5.08%) Replication
5 2 (3.39%) NHS
5 2 (3.39%) Statistics
5 2 (3.39%) Data Integration
5 2 (3.39%) Visualisation
6 1 (1.69%) Video on Demand
6 1 (1.69%) Mobile Banking
6 1 (1.69%) User Experience
6 1 (1.69%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (1.69%) IVR
6 1 (1.69%) CLARiiON
6 1 (1.69%) Symmetrix
6 1 (1.69%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.69%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 18 (30.51%) Windows
2 13 (22.03%) Linux
3 9 (15.25%) Windows Server 2003
3 9 (15.25%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (13.56%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (11.86%) UNIX
6 2 (3.39%) Solaris
7 1 (1.69%) AIX
7 1 (1.69%) Windows 2000
7 1 (1.69%) VMS
7 1 (1.69%) NetWare
7 1 (1.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (1.69%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (22.03%) ITIL
2 12 (20.34%) Project Management
3 11 (18.64%) Migration
4 9 (15.25%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (13.56%) Performance Tuning
6 7 (11.86%) Stakeholder Management
6 7 (11.86%) Disaster Recovery
7 5 (8.47%) Capacity Management
8 4 (6.78%) High Availability
8 4 (6.78%) Database Security
8 4 (6.78%) Change Management
8 4 (6.78%) Validation
8 4 (6.78%) Asset Management
9 3 (5.08%) Risk Management
9 3 (5.08%) Regression Testing
9 3 (5.08%) Benchmarking
9 3 (5.08%) Configuration Management
9 3 (5.08%) Resource Management
9 3 (5.08%) Matrix Management
9 3 (5.08%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (16.95%) SQL
2 4 (6.78%) Java
3 2 (3.39%) Perl
3 2 (3.39%) C
3 2 (3.39%) VB
4 1 (1.69%) T-SQL
4 1 (1.69%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 6 (10.17%) Microsoft Certification
1 6 (10.17%) MCSE
1 6 (10.17%) MCITP
2 3 (5.08%) Degree
3 2 (3.39%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (3.39%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.69%) DV Cleared
4 1 (1.69%) CCNP
4 1 (1.69%) Sun Certification
4 1 (1.69%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (1.69%) CCSA
4 1 (1.69%) CCSE
4 1 (1.69%) JNCIS
4 1 (1.69%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.08%) QA
2 1 (1.69%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 14 (23.73%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (11.86%) Active Directory
3 3 (5.08%) Oracle RAC
3 3 (5.08%) VMware Server
4 2 (3.39%) vSphere
4 2 (3.39%) Hyper-V
5 1 (1.69%) XenApp
5 1 (1.69%) XenDesktop
5 1 (1.69%) SRDF
5 1 (1.69%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
5 1 (1.69%) Samba
5 1 (1.69%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (1.69%) Snort
5 1 (1.69%) Squid
5 1 (1.69%) NFS
Systems Management
1 3 (5.08%) Oracle RMAN
1 3 (5.08%) SCOM
1 3 (5.08%) Data Guard
1 3 (5.08%) Oracle Flashback
2 2 (3.39%) OpenView
2 2 (3.39%) Tivoli
3 1 (1.69%) Tivoli Monitoring
3 1 (1.69%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 1 (1.69%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (1.69%) BMC PATROL
3 1 (1.69%) NetBackup
3 1 (1.69%) CiscoWorks
3 1 (1.69%) Legato
3 1 (1.69%) EMC NetWorker
3 1 (1.69%) SCCM
3 1 (1.69%) AirWatch
3 1 (1.69%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 16 (27.12%) VMware
2 15 (25.42%) Microsoft
3 13 (22.03%) Cisco
4 12 (20.34%) Oracle
5 8 (13.56%) HP
6 7 (11.86%) Brocade
7 5 (8.47%) 3PAR
7 5 (8.47%) CommVault
8 4 (6.78%) Juniper
9 3 (5.08%) Remedy
10 2 (3.39%) EMC
10 2 (3.39%) Citrix
10 2 (3.39%) CheckPoint
10 2 (3.39%) Salesforce.com
11 1 (1.69%) TIBCO
11 1 (1.69%) NetIQ
11 1 (1.69%) Informatica
11 1 (1.69%) Nokia
11 1 (1.69%) Novell
11 1 (1.69%) Peregrine
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HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £350.00 - £390.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
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Mint Recruitment Solutions
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 17 days ago
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Rate: £90 - £100 per day
Posted: 25 days ago