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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Capacity Planning over the 3 months to 25 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Capacity Planning
Rank 166 175 180
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +5
Contract jobs citing Capacity Planning 5 12 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.15% 0.25% 0.46%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.17% 0.30% 0.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 11 13
Median daily rate £403 £400 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.62% -11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £368 £305 £425
10% offered a daily rate of more than £644 £675 £680
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £25.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £22.50 £46.75
% change year-on-year
+24.44% -51.87%
Capacity Planning
London

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
2987 3959 4687
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 87.49% 84.07% 79.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 2388 3161 3517
Median daily rate £475 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £315 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 36 52
Median hourly rate £20.00 £21.25 £21.62
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% -1.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £37.50 £35.60
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £33.64 £26.25
% change year-on-year
-3.38% +28.15%

Capacity Planning
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the City of London region citing Capacity Planning as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 25 September 2016.

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 25 September 2016, 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 City of London region with a requirement for Capacity Planning.

1 8 (47.06%) Windows
1 8 (47.06%) Finance
2 7 (41.18%) Microsoft
2 7 (41.18%) Active Directory
3 5 (29.41%) Project Management
3 5 (29.41%) MS Office
3 5 (29.41%) VMware
3 5 (29.41%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (29.41%) Virtual Machines
4 4 (23.53%) Windows Server
4 4 (23.53%) Migration
4 4 (23.53%) Firewall
4 4 (23.53%) User Acceptance Testing
4 4 (23.53%) SQL
4 4 (23.53%) Cisco
4 4 (23.53%) SAN
4 4 (23.53%) Citrix
5 3 (17.65%) Dell
5 3 (17.65%) NetApp
5 3 (17.65%) Symantec
5 3 (17.65%) MS Exchange
5 3 (17.65%) Linux
5 3 (17.65%) Tomcat
5 3 (17.65%) ITIL
5 3 (17.65%) PRINCE2
5 3 (17.65%) SCCM
5 3 (17.65%) SCOM
5 3 (17.65%) SCVMM
5 3 (17.65%) Data Management
5 3 (17.65%) Change Management

Capacity Planning
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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 3 (17.65%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (17.65%) Exchange Server 2013
1 3 (17.65%) MS Exchange
1 3 (17.65%) Skype for Business
1 3 (17.65%) Tomcat
2 2 (11.76%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (11.76%) IIS
2 2 (11.76%) WebLogic
3 1 (5.88%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (5.88%) Jetty
3 1 (5.88%) Oracle Coherence
3 1 (5.88%) SharePoint
3 1 (5.88%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (5.88%) WebSphere
Applications
1 5 (29.41%) MS Office
2 1 (5.88%) InfoPath
2 1 (5.88%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (5.88%) MS Project
2 1 (5.88%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Sprinklr
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.88%) Google Analytics
1 1 (5.88%) Socialbakers
Communications & Networking
1 4 (23.53%) Firewall
1 4 (23.53%) SAN
2 3 (17.65%) iSCSI
3 2 (11.76%) BGP
3 2 (11.76%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (11.76%) EIGRP
3 2 (11.76%) LAN
3 2 (11.76%) MPLS
3 2 (11.76%) TCP/IP
3 2 (11.76%) WAN
3 2 (11.76%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (11.76%) Wireless
4 1 (5.88%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (5.88%) DHCP
4 1 (5.88%) DNS
4 1 (5.88%) Frame Relay
4 1 (5.88%) IPsec
4 1 (5.88%) VoIP
4 1 (5.88%) VPLS
4 1 (5.88%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.76%) SQL Server
1 2 (11.76%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (5.88%) Oracle Database
2 1 (5.88%) Oracle Exadata
2 1 (5.88%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (11.76%) Eclipse
1 2 (11.76%) Octopus Deploy
1 2 (11.76%) Sonatype Nexus
1 2 (11.76%) TeamCity
2 1 (5.88%) Git (software)
2 1 (5.88%) Jenkins
2 1 (5.88%) Visual Studio
General
1 8 (47.06%) Finance
2 2 (11.76%) Financial Institution
3 1 (5.88%) Legal
3 1 (5.88%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 4 (23.53%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (17.65%) Project Manager
2 3 (17.65%) Windows Engineer
2 3 (17.65%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) Administrator
3 2 (11.76%) Analyst
3 2 (11.76%) Designer
3 2 (11.76%) Infrastructure Designer
3 2 (11.76%) Lead Designer
3 2 (11.76%) Network Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (5.88%) Developer
4 1 (5.88%) IT Manager
4 1 (5.88%) Messaging Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Security Manager
4 1 (5.88%) Security Project Manager
4 1 (5.88%) SharePoint Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (5.88%) Support Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Systems Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.76%) Middleware
1 2 (11.76%) Oracle Fusion
1 2 (11.76%) Web Services
2 1 (5.88%) .NET
2 1 (5.88%) .NET Framework
2 1 (5.88%) 802.1X
2 1 (5.88%) ELK Stack
2 1 (5.88%) IBM Integration Bus
2 1 (5.88%) WebCenter
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.76%) Data Centre
1 2 (11.76%) Hedge funds
1 2 (11.76%) Management Information System
2 1 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.88%) Data Integration
2 1 (5.88%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 8 (47.06%) Windows
2 5 (29.41%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (23.53%) Windows Server
4 3 (17.65%) Linux
4 3 (17.65%) Windows 7
4 3 (17.65%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (29.41%) Project Management
2 4 (23.53%) Migration
2 4 (23.53%) User Acceptance Testing
3 3 (17.65%) Change Management
3 3 (17.65%) Data Management
3 3 (17.65%) ITIL
3 3 (17.65%) PRINCE2
3 3 (17.65%) Server Building
4 2 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (11.76%) Configuration Management
4 2 (11.76%) CRM
4 2 (11.76%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (11.76%) Enterprise Architecture
4 2 (11.76%) Feasibility Study
4 2 (11.76%) Information Management
4 2 (11.76%) Load Balancing
4 2 (11.76%) Network Design
4 2 (11.76%) Penetration Testing
4 2 (11.76%) Service Management
4 2 (11.76%) System Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (23.53%) SQL
2 3 (17.65%) PowerShell
3 2 (11.76%) Bash Shell
3 2 (11.76%) Java
4 1 (5.88%) Korn
4 1 (5.88%) Python
4 1 (5.88%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (11.76%) CCNP
1 2 (11.76%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (11.76%) ITIL Certification
1 2 (11.76%) MAPM
2 1 (5.88%) CCSP
2 1 (5.88%) ISEB
2 1 (5.88%) ISTQB
2 1 (5.88%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.76%) QA
2 1 (5.88%) Data Quality
System Software
1 7 (41.18%) Active Directory
2 5 (29.41%) Virtual Machines
3 3 (17.65%) Hyper-V
3 3 (17.65%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (17.65%) XenApp
4 1 (5.88%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (5.88%) Snort
4 1 (5.88%) Virtual Desktop
4 1 (5.88%) VMware ESX
4 1 (5.88%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 3 (17.65%) SCCM
1 3 (17.65%) SCOM
1 3 (17.65%) SCVMM
1 3 (17.65%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 2 (11.76%) Puppet
3 1 (5.88%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (5.88%) Cisco Prime
3 1 (5.88%) Control-M
3 1 (5.88%) Kibana
3 1 (5.88%) logstash
3 1 (5.88%) TrustSec
Vendors
1 7 (41.18%) Microsoft
2 5 (29.41%) VMware
3 4 (23.53%) Cisco
3 4 (23.53%) Citrix
4 3 (17.65%) Dell
4 3 (17.65%) Dell Compellent
4 3 (17.65%) F5
4 3 (17.65%) NetApp
4 3 (17.65%) Symantec
5 2 (11.76%) CheckPoint
5 2 (11.76%) HP
5 2 (11.76%) Oracle
5 2 (11.76%) Pega
5 2 (11.76%) Sun
5 2 (11.76%) WorldPay
6 1 (5.88%) Adobe
6 1 (5.88%) Avaya
6 1 (5.88%) EMC
6 1 (5.88%) IBM
6 1 (5.88%) Siebel