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 29 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
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Capacity Planning
Rank 169 189 188
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -1
Contract jobs citing Capacity Planning 26 30 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.45% 0.42% 0.40%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.59% 0.55% 0.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 15 22
Average daily rate
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£431 £388 £364
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.29% +6.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £227 £226
10% offered a daily rate of more than £713 £530 £499
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
4400 5409 5841
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 75.56% 76.11% 74.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 3267 4045 4348
Average daily rate £450 £450 £463
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -2.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £305 £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 44 96 82
Average hourly rate £23.50 £27.97 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.98% +11.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.20 £17.90 £16.03
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £52.50 £51.53
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 29 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 29 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 18 (32.73%) SQL
2 16 (29.09%) Disaster Recovery
3 15 (27.27%) ITIL
3 15 (27.27%) Windows
4 13 (23.64%) Linux
5 12 (21.82%) Oracle
6 11 (20.00%) SQL Server
6 11 (20.00%) Clustering
7 9 (16.36%) VMware
7 9 (16.36%) Finance
8 8 (14.55%) Change Management
8 8 (14.55%) SharePoint
8 8 (14.55%) Incident Management
8 8 (14.55%) VMware Infrastructure
8 8 (14.55%) Capacity Management
9 7 (12.73%) Windows Server 2008
9 7 (12.73%) Business Continuity
9 7 (12.73%) Banking
9 7 (12.73%) UNIX
9 7 (12.73%) Configuration Management
9 7 (12.73%) Performance Tuning
10 6 (10.91%) Citrix
10 6 (10.91%) Microsoft Certification
10 6 (10.91%) MS Excel
10 6 (10.91%) Security Cleared
10 6 (10.91%) XenApp
11 5 (9.09%) PowerShell
11 5 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
11 5 (9.09%) TCP/IP
11 5 (9.09%) Microsoft

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

For the 6 months to 29 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 8 (14.55%) SharePoint
2 3 (5.45%) WebLogic
2 3 (5.45%) SharePoint Server
3 2 (3.64%) Oracle Spatial
3 2 (3.64%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (3.64%) SharePoint 2013
3 2 (3.64%) IIS
4 1 (1.82%) MS Exchange
4 1 (1.82%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 6 (10.91%) MS Excel
2 3 (5.45%) InfoPath
3 2 (3.64%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.82%) Oracle General Ledger
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.45%) SaaS
2 1 (1.82%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 5 (9.09%) TCP/IP
2 4 (7.27%) DNS
2 4 (7.27%) SAN
2 4 (7.27%) LAN
2 4 (7.27%) SMTP
2 4 (7.27%) Firewall
3 3 (5.45%) HTTP
3 3 (5.45%) WAN
4 2 (3.64%) Wireless
5 1 (1.82%) IMAP
5 1 (1.82%) NetScaler
5 1 (1.82%) Multicast
5 1 (1.82%) BGP
5 1 (1.82%) DSL
5 1 (1.82%) TCAP
5 1 (1.82%) Broadband
5 1 (1.82%) WLAN
5 1 (1.82%) SNMP
5 1 (1.82%) Ethernet
5 1 (1.82%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (7.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (7.27%) SQL Server 2005
3 4 (7.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (5.45%) Oracle Reports
4 3 (5.45%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (5.45%) KDB
4 3 (5.45%) Oracle Database
5 2 (3.64%) Oracle Database 10g
5 2 (3.64%) Oracle Database 12c
5 2 (3.64%) Oracle Database 11g
5 2 (3.64%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (1.82%) DTS
6 1 (1.82%) OLAP
6 1 (1.82%) Big Data
6 1 (1.82%) SQL Server 2000
6 1 (1.82%) Oracle OWB
6 1 (1.82%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (5.45%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.82%) InstallShield
2 1 (1.82%) JMeter
2 1 (1.82%) NUnit
2 1 (1.82%) Selenium
2 1 (1.82%) Fiddler
2 1 (1.82%) WebDriver
2 1 (1.82%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 9 (16.36%) Finance
2 7 (12.73%) Banking
3 3 (5.45%) Front Office
4 2 (3.64%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.82%) Marketing
5 1 (1.82%) Back Office
5 1 (1.82%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.82%) Legal
5 1 (1.82%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 8 (14.55%) Analyst
2 7 (12.73%) Consultant
2 7 (12.73%) DBA
3 6 (10.91%) Architect
3 6 (10.91%) SQL DBA
4 5 (9.09%) Solutions Architect
4 5 (9.09%) Developer
5 4 (7.27%) Oracle DBA
5 4 (7.27%) Technical Analyst
6 3 (5.45%) Infrastructure Architect
6 3 (5.45%) Solutions Designer
6 3 (5.45%) DevOps Engineer
6 3 (5.45%) Designer
6 3 (5.45%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
6 3 (5.45%) Infrastructure Designer
7 2 (3.64%) Capacity Manager
7 2 (3.64%) Solutions Consultant
7 2 (3.64%) SharePoint Solutions Architect
7 2 (3.64%) SharePoint Architect
7 2 (3.64%) SharePoint Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.45%) HTML
2 2 (3.64%) CSS
2 2 (3.64%) Middleware
2 2 (3.64%) Windows SharePoint Services
3 1 (1.82%) .NET Framework
3 1 (1.82%) JSON
3 1 (1.82%) Oracle Fusion
3 1 (1.82%) RESTful
3 1 (1.82%) Web Services
3 1 (1.82%) XML
3 1 (1.82%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 11 (20.00%) Clustering
2 5 (9.09%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 4 (7.27%) Management Information System
3 4 (7.27%) Statistics
4 3 (5.45%) Replication
5 2 (3.64%) Computer Science
5 2 (3.64%) FMCG
6 1 (1.82%) TWAP
6 1 (1.82%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.82%) VWAP
6 1 (1.82%) Mathematics
6 1 (1.82%) STB
6 1 (1.82%) PKI
6 1 (1.82%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 15 (27.27%) Windows
2 13 (23.64%) Linux
3 7 (12.73%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (12.73%) UNIX
4 5 (9.09%) Solaris
5 4 (7.27%) Windows 7
6 3 (5.45%) Oracle Linux
6 3 (5.45%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (3.64%) Android
7 2 (3.64%) Apple iOS
8 1 (1.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (1.82%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (29.09%) Disaster Recovery
2 15 (27.27%) ITIL
3 8 (14.55%) Change Management
3 8 (14.55%) Incident Management
3 8 (14.55%) Capacity Management
4 7 (12.73%) Performance Tuning
4 7 (12.73%) Business Continuity
4 7 (12.73%) Configuration Management
5 5 (9.09%) Project Management
6 4 (7.27%) Service Management
6 4 (7.27%) Performance Monitoring
6 4 (7.27%) DevOps
6 4 (7.27%) Low Latency
7 3 (5.45%) Change Control
7 3 (5.45%) Migration
7 3 (5.45%) High Availability
7 3 (5.45%) PRINCE2
7 3 (5.45%) E-Commerce
7 3 (5.45%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (3.64%) Resource Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (32.73%) SQL
2 5 (9.09%) PowerShell
3 3 (5.45%) C#
3 3 (5.45%) Java
3 3 (5.45%) PL/SQL
4 2 (3.64%) Shell Script
4 2 (3.64%) VB
4 2 (3.64%) T-SQL
5 1 (1.82%) VBScript
5 1 (1.82%) JavaScript
5 1 (1.82%) VBA
Qualifications
1 6 (10.91%) Microsoft Certification
1 6 (10.91%) Security Cleared
2 4 (7.27%) Degree
2 4 (7.27%) DV Cleared
3 3 (5.45%) MCTS
3 3 (5.45%) MCSE
3 3 (5.45%) MCSA
4 2 (3.64%) MCP
5 1 (1.82%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (1.82%) CCNA
5 1 (1.82%) Citrix Certification
5 1 (1.82%) CCEA
5 1 (1.82%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (1.82%) MCITP
5 1 (1.82%) OCP
5 1 (1.82%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.27%) SLA
2 1 (1.82%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (1.82%) QA
System Software
1 8 (14.55%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (10.91%) XenApp
3 4 (7.27%) Active Directory
3 4 (7.27%) XenDesktop
4 2 (3.64%) VMware ESX
4 2 (3.64%) Oracle RMAN
4 2 (3.64%) Oracle RAC
4 2 (3.64%) XenServer
4 2 (3.64%) vCloud
5 1 (1.82%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 1 (1.82%) Veritas Volume Manager
5 1 (1.82%) Veritas File System
5 1 (1.82%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (7.27%) SCCM
2 3 (5.45%) Ganglia
2 3 (5.45%) CFEngine
2 3 (5.45%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (5.45%) Nagios
3 2 (3.64%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 2 (3.64%) SCOM
3 2 (3.64%) Data Guard
4 1 (1.82%) Legato
4 1 (1.82%) Tivoli
4 1 (1.82%) Veritas Storage Foundation
Vendors
1 12 (21.82%) Oracle
2 9 (16.36%) VMware
3 6 (10.91%) Citrix
4 5 (9.09%) Microsoft
5 4 (7.27%) AppSense
6 3 (5.45%) Remedy
6 3 (5.45%) Cisco
7 2 (3.64%) Nintex
7 2 (3.64%) Veritas
7 2 (3.64%) Sun
7 2 (3.64%) EMC
8 1 (1.82%) Intel
8 1 (1.82%) Juniper
8 1 (1.82%) CA
8 1 (1.82%) HP
8 1 (1.82%) Sybase
8 1 (1.82%) Red Hat
8 1 (1.82%) Reuters
8 1 (1.82%) Bloomberg
8 1 (1.82%) Symantec
City of London
Huxley Associates
Rate: £65000 - £80000 per annum + competitive Package and Bonus
Posted: 7 days ago
City of London
Orgtel
Rate: £650 - £750 per day
Posted: 15 days ago