The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 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
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Capacity Planning
Rank 175 194 191
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -3
Contract jobs citing Capacity Planning 23 28 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.39% 0.39% 0.38%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.52% 0.52% 0.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 14 21
Average daily rate
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.75% +4.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £211 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £715 £478 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £375
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 0
Average hourly rate - £51.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.75 £15.00 -
% change year-on-year
+45.00% -
Processes & Methodologies Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
4452 5405 5840
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 75.69% 76.06% 74.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 3298 4052 4356
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 45 97 84
Average hourly rate £23.50 £28.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.07% +12.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £16.60 £16.05
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £52.50 £50.88
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £31.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-14.51% -3.12%
Capacity Planning
London

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 24 July 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 24 July 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 (30.19%) SQL
2 15 (28.30%) ITIL
3 14 (26.42%) Linux
3 14 (26.42%) Disaster Recovery
4 13 (24.53%) Windows
5 12 (22.64%) Oracle
6 11 (20.75%) Clustering
7 10 (18.87%) SQL Server
8 9 (16.98%) VMware
8 9 (16.98%) Finance
9 8 (15.09%) VMware Infrastructure
9 8 (15.09%) Capacity Management
10 7 (13.21%) Configuration Management
10 7 (13.21%) UNIX
10 7 (13.21%) SharePoint
10 7 (13.21%) Microsoft Certification
11 6 (11.32%) Change Management
11 6 (11.32%) PowerShell
11 6 (11.32%) Security Cleared
11 6 (11.32%) Windows Server 2008
11 6 (11.32%) Business Continuity
11 6 (11.32%) Banking
11 6 (11.32%) Incident Management
11 6 (11.32%) Performance Tuning
12 5 (9.43%) XenApp
12 5 (9.43%) Project Management
12 5 (9.43%) Citrix
12 5 (9.43%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 5 (9.43%) Microsoft
12 5 (9.43%) LAN

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

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 (13.21%) SharePoint
2 3 (5.66%) SharePoint Server
2 3 (5.66%) WebLogic
3 2 (3.77%) IIS
3 2 (3.77%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (3.77%) SharePoint 2013
3 2 (3.77%) Oracle Spatial
4 1 (1.89%) Oracle Application Server
4 1 (1.89%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 5 (9.43%) MS Excel
2 3 (5.66%) InfoPath
2 3 (5.66%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.89%) Oracle General Ledger
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.66%) SaaS
2 1 (1.89%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 5 (9.43%) LAN
1 5 (9.43%) TCP/IP
2 4 (7.55%) WAN
2 4 (7.55%) SMTP
2 4 (7.55%) SAN
2 4 (7.55%) Firewall
3 3 (5.66%) HTTP
3 3 (5.66%) DNS
4 2 (3.77%) Wireless
5 1 (1.89%) Multicast
5 1 (1.89%) IMAP
5 1 (1.89%) NetScaler
5 1 (1.89%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (1.89%) TCAP
5 1 (1.89%) DSL
5 1 (1.89%) BGP
5 1 (1.89%) SNMP
5 1 (1.89%) Ethernet
5 1 (1.89%) WLAN
5 1 (1.89%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (18.87%) SQL Server
2 4 (7.55%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (7.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 4 (7.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 4 (7.55%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (5.66%) Oracle Database
3 3 (5.66%) KDB
3 3 (5.66%) Oracle Reports
4 2 (3.77%) Oracle Database 10g
4 2 (3.77%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (3.77%) Oracle Database 12c
4 2 (3.77%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (3.77%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (1.89%) Oracle OWB
5 1 (1.89%) SQL Server 2000
5 1 (1.89%) DTS
5 1 (1.89%) OLAP
5 1 (1.89%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (5.66%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.89%) Fiddler
2 1 (1.89%) Selenium
2 1 (1.89%) NUnit
2 1 (1.89%) WebDriver
2 1 (1.89%) JMeter
2 1 (1.89%) InstallShield
General
1 9 (16.98%) Finance
2 6 (11.32%) Banking
3 3 (5.66%) Front Office
4 2 (3.77%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.89%) Marketing
5 1 (1.89%) Legal
5 1 (1.89%) Advertising
5 1 (1.89%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.89%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 8 (15.09%) Analyst
2 6 (11.32%) Architect
2 6 (11.32%) Consultant
2 6 (11.32%) DBA
3 5 (9.43%) SQL DBA
3 5 (9.43%) Solutions Architect
3 5 (9.43%) Developer
4 4 (7.55%) Oracle DBA
4 4 (7.55%) Technical Analyst
5 3 (5.66%) Infrastructure Designer
5 3 (5.66%) Infrastructure Architect
5 3 (5.66%) DevOps Engineer
5 3 (5.66%) Designer
5 3 (5.66%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
5 3 (5.66%) Solutions Designer
6 2 (3.77%) Project Manager
6 2 (3.77%) Server Support
6 2 (3.77%) Senior Developer
6 2 (3.77%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (3.77%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.66%) HTML
2 2 (3.77%) CSS
2 2 (3.77%) Middleware
2 2 (3.77%) Windows SharePoint Services
3 1 (1.89%) JSON
3 1 (1.89%) .NET Framework
3 1 (1.89%) RESTful
3 1 (1.89%) Oracle Fusion
3 1 (1.89%) Web Services
3 1 (1.89%) XML
3 1 (1.89%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 11 (20.75%) Clustering
2 5 (9.43%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 4 (7.55%) Management Information System
3 4 (7.55%) Statistics
4 2 (3.77%) Replication
4 2 (3.77%) FMCG
4 2 (3.77%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.89%) VWAP
5 1 (1.89%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.89%) Derivative
5 1 (1.89%) STB
5 1 (1.89%) PKI
5 1 (1.89%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.89%) TWAP
Operating Systems
1 14 (26.42%) Linux
2 13 (24.53%) Windows
3 7 (13.21%) UNIX
4 6 (11.32%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (9.43%) Solaris
6 3 (5.66%) Windows 7
6 3 (5.66%) Oracle Linux
6 3 (5.66%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (3.77%) Android
7 2 (3.77%) Apple iOS
8 1 (1.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (1.89%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (28.30%) ITIL
2 14 (26.42%) Disaster Recovery
3 8 (15.09%) Capacity Management
4 7 (13.21%) Configuration Management
5 6 (11.32%) Change Management
5 6 (11.32%) Business Continuity
5 6 (11.32%) Incident Management
5 6 (11.32%) Performance Tuning
6 5 (9.43%) Project Management
7 4 (7.55%) Service Management
7 4 (7.55%) Low Latency
7 4 (7.55%) Performance Monitoring
7 4 (7.55%) DevOps
8 3 (5.66%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (5.66%) High Availability
8 3 (5.66%) Change Control
8 3 (5.66%) E-Commerce
9 2 (3.77%) PRINCE2
9 2 (3.77%) CRM
9 2 (3.77%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 16 (30.19%) SQL
2 6 (11.32%) PowerShell
3 3 (5.66%) Shell Script
3 3 (5.66%) PL/SQL
3 3 (5.66%) C#
3 3 (5.66%) Java
3 3 (5.66%) VB
4 1 (1.89%) T-SQL
4 1 (1.89%) VBScript
4 1 (1.89%) VBA
4 1 (1.89%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 7 (13.21%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (11.32%) Security Cleared
3 4 (7.55%) MCSE
3 4 (7.55%) MCSA
3 4 (7.55%) DV Cleared
3 4 (7.55%) Degree
4 3 (5.66%) MCTS
5 2 (3.77%) MCP
5 2 (3.77%) CCNA
5 2 (3.77%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (1.89%) MCITP
6 1 (1.89%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 1 (1.89%) Citrix Certification
6 1 (1.89%) CCEA
6 1 (1.89%) OCP
6 1 (1.89%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.55%) SLA
2 1 (1.89%) QA
2 1 (1.89%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 8 (15.09%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (9.43%) XenApp
3 4 (7.55%) Active Directory
4 3 (5.66%) XenDesktop
5 2 (3.77%) Oracle RMAN
5 2 (3.77%) VMware ESX
5 2 (3.77%) XenServer
5 2 (3.77%) vCloud
5 2 (3.77%) Oracle RAC
6 1 (1.89%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 1 (1.89%) vSphere
6 1 (1.89%) Veritas Volume Manager
6 1 (1.89%) Veritas File System
Systems Management
1 3 (5.66%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (5.66%) CFEngine
1 3 (5.66%) SCCM
1 3 (5.66%) Ganglia
1 3 (5.66%) Nagios
2 2 (3.77%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 2 (3.77%) Data Guard
2 2 (3.77%) SCOM
3 1 (1.89%) Veritas Storage Foundation
3 1 (1.89%) Legato
3 1 (1.89%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 12 (22.64%) Oracle
2 9 (16.98%) VMware
3 5 (9.43%) Citrix
3 5 (9.43%) Microsoft
4 3 (5.66%) AppSense
4 3 (5.66%) Cisco
5 2 (3.77%) EMC
5 2 (3.77%) Remedy
5 2 (3.77%) Veritas
5 2 (3.77%) Nintex
6 1 (1.89%) F5
6 1 (1.89%) Riverbed
6 1 (1.89%) Microgen
6 1 (1.89%) Red Hat
6 1 (1.89%) CA
6 1 (1.89%) Reuters
6 1 (1.89%) Bloomberg
6 1 (1.89%) Symantec
6 1 (1.89%) Sophos
6 1 (1.89%) Intel
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Huxley Associates
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