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 28 February 2017 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
28 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Capacity Planning
London / City of London
Rank 144 134 167
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +33
Contract jobs citing Capacity Planning 9 17 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.30% 0.54% 0.43%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.36% 0.62% 0.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 16 15
Median daily rate £530 £425 £440
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+24.70% -3.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £486 £335 £391
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £588 £590
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £385
% change year-on-year
- -2.59%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £25.00

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
2509 2744 4189
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 84.88% 86.97% 82.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 1991 2173 3264
Median daily rate £500 £485 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.09% +7.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £345 £325 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £613
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £399
% change year-on-year
+2.00% +0.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 27 30
Median hourly rate £21.50 £22.00 £20.45
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.27% +7.60%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £13.00 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £80.00 £53.00 £45.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +37.93%

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 28 February 2017.

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 28 February 2017, 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 13 (59.09%) Linux
2 12 (54.55%) Finance
3 10 (45.45%) Windows
4 9 (40.91%) Windows Server
5 8 (36.36%) Oracle
5 8 (36.36%) VMware
5 8 (36.36%) VMware Infrastructure
6 7 (31.82%) Configuration Management
6 7 (31.82%) SQL
6 7 (31.82%) Cisco
7 6 (27.27%) ITIL
7 6 (27.27%) Unix
7 6 (27.27%) HP
7 6 (27.27%) Dell
7 6 (27.27%) Performance Management
7 6 (27.27%) Hyper-V
7 6 (27.27%) Git (software)
7 6 (27.27%) Puppet
8 5 (22.73%) High Availability
8 5 (22.73%) Oracle Database
8 5 (22.73%) Performance Tuning
8 5 (22.73%) Performance Monitoring
8 5 (22.73%) Cloud Computing
8 5 (22.73%) Data Guard
8 5 (22.73%) PowerShell
8 5 (22.73%) Banking
8 5 (22.73%) Active Directory
9 4 (18.18%) Microsoft
9 4 (18.18%) IIS
9 4 (18.18%) SQL Server

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 4 (18.18%) IIS
2 2 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (9.09%) MS Exchange
2 2 (9.09%) Skype for Business
3 1 (4.55%) Apache
3 1 (4.55%) Apache Pig
3 1 (4.55%) Apache Solr
3 1 (4.55%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (4.55%) Mule ESB
3 1 (4.55%) Oracle Coherence
3 1 (4.55%) Tomcat
3 1 (4.55%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (9.09%) MS Excel
1 2 (9.09%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (22.73%) Cloud Computing
2 4 (18.18%) IaaS
2 4 (18.18%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (4.55%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (4.55%) Amazon S3
4 1 (4.55%) Amazon SQS
4 1 (4.55%) AWS Data Pipeline
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.09%) iSCSI
1 2 (9.09%) SAN
2 1 (4.55%) DHCP
2 1 (4.55%) DNS
2 1 (4.55%) Firewall
2 1 (4.55%) Kerberos
2 1 (4.55%) LDAP
2 1 (4.55%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (22.73%) Oracle Database
2 4 (18.18%) SQL Server
3 3 (13.64%) Oracle Database 11g
3 3 (13.64%) Oracle Database 12c
3 3 (13.64%) Oracle Exadata
4 2 (9.09%) Apache Hive
4 2 (9.09%) MySQL
5 1 (4.55%) Amazon RDS
5 1 (4.55%) Amazon Redshift
5 1 (4.55%) Big Data
5 1 (4.55%) Hadoop
5 1 (4.55%) HBase
5 1 (4.55%) Impala
5 1 (4.55%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 6 (27.27%) Git (software)
2 1 (4.55%) Jenkins
2 1 (4.55%) Maven
2 1 (4.55%) Sonatype Nexus
2 1 (4.55%) Subversion
2 1 (4.55%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 12 (54.55%) Finance
2 5 (22.73%) Banking
3 3 (13.64%) Investment Banking
4 1 (4.55%) Advertising
4 1 (4.55%) Financial Institution
4 1 (4.55%) Front Office
4 1 (4.55%) Games
Job Titles
1 6 (27.27%) Administrator
2 4 (18.18%) Developer
3 3 (13.64%) DBA
3 3 (13.64%) Designer
3 3 (13.64%) Java Developer
3 3 (13.64%) Oracle DBA
3 3 (13.64%) Systems Administrator
3 3 (13.64%) Windows Engineer
3 3 (13.64%) Wintel Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) AWS Administrator
4 2 (9.09%) Azure DevOps
4 2 (9.09%) Azure Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) DevOps Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Infrastructure Designer
4 2 (9.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Senior Analyst
4 2 (9.09%) Senior DevOps
4 2 (9.09%) Senior Java Developer
4 2 (9.09%) Senior Systems Analyst
4 2 (9.09%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (9.09%) Middleware
1 2 (9.09%) Oracle GoldenGate
1 2 (9.09%) Web Services
2 1 (4.55%) .NET
2 1 (4.55%) .NET Framework
2 1 (4.55%) ActiveMQ
2 1 (4.55%) JMS
2 1 (4.55%) Kafka
2 1 (4.55%) LAMP
2 1 (4.55%) Oracle Fusion
2 1 (4.55%) RabbitMQ
2 1 (4.55%) Rendezvous
2 1 (4.55%) Spring
2 1 (4.55%) TIBCO EMS
2 1 (4.55%) Ultra Messaging
2 1 (4.55%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.64%) Data Centre
2 2 (9.09%) Fintech
2 2 (9.09%) Virtual Team
3 1 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.55%) Data Structures
3 1 (4.55%) Enterprise Storage
3 1 (4.55%) Equities
3 1 (4.55%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 1 (4.55%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (4.55%) Oracle Exalogic
Operating Systems
1 13 (59.09%) Linux
2 10 (45.45%) Windows
3 9 (40.91%) Windows Server
4 6 (27.27%) Unix
5 4 (18.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (9.09%) Windows 10
6 2 (9.09%) Windows 7
6 2 (9.09%) Windows 8
6 2 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (4.55%) AIX
7 1 (4.55%) CentOS
7 1 (4.55%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (31.82%) Configuration Management
2 6 (27.27%) ITIL
2 6 (27.27%) Performance Management
3 5 (22.73%) High Availability
3 5 (22.73%) Performance Monitoring
3 5 (22.73%) Performance Tuning
4 4 (18.18%) Continuous Delivery
4 4 (18.18%) Data Management
4 4 (18.18%) DevOps
4 4 (18.18%) Validation
5 3 (13.64%) Capacity Management
5 3 (13.64%) Security Hardening
5 3 (13.64%) Supplier Management
6 2 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (9.09%) Database Security
6 2 (9.09%) E-Discovery
6 2 (9.09%) Low Latency
6 2 (9.09%) Performance Optimisation
6 2 (9.09%) Server Building
6 2 (9.09%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 7 (31.82%) SQL
2 5 (22.73%) PowerShell
3 4 (18.18%) Bash Shell
3 4 (18.18%) PL/SQL
4 3 (13.64%) Java
5 2 (9.09%) Shell Script
6 1 (4.55%) C++
6 1 (4.55%) Groovy
6 1 (4.55%) Korn
6 1 (4.55%) Perl
6 1 (4.55%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (9.09%) DV Cleared
1 2 (9.09%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.09%) PCI DSS
2 1 (4.55%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (36.36%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (27.27%) Hyper-V
3 5 (22.73%) Active Directory
4 3 (13.64%) Oracle RAC
5 2 (9.09%) Virtual Machines
5 2 (9.09%) Virtual Servers
5 2 (9.09%) XenApp
6 1 (4.55%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 1 (4.55%) Docker
6 1 (4.55%) HDFS
6 1 (4.55%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 6 (27.27%) Puppet
2 5 (22.73%) Data Guard
3 4 (18.18%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (18.18%) Oracle RMAN
4 2 (9.09%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
4 2 (9.09%) SCCM
4 2 (9.09%) SCOM
4 2 (9.09%) SCVMM
4 2 (9.09%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 1 (4.55%) Ansible
5 1 (4.55%) Hadoop YARN
5 1 (4.55%) ITRS Geneos
5 1 (4.55%) Kibana
5 1 (4.55%) Mesos
5 1 (4.55%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 1 (4.55%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 8 (36.36%) Oracle
1 8 (36.36%) VMware
2 7 (31.82%) Cisco
3 6 (27.27%) Dell
3 6 (27.27%) HP
4 4 (18.18%) Microsoft
5 3 (13.64%) Citrix
5 3 (13.64%) WorldPay
6 2 (9.09%) Dell Compellent
6 2 (9.09%) NetApp
6 2 (9.09%) SolarWinds
6 2 (9.09%) Symantec
7 1 (4.55%) Alteryx
7 1 (4.55%) Cloudera
7 1 (4.55%) F5
7 1 (4.55%) Red Hat
7 1 (4.55%) Sun
7 1 (4.55%) Tableau
7 1 (4.55%) Talend
7 1 (4.55%) TIBCO
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