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 4 December 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
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Capacity Planning
Rank 152 148 183
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +35
Contract jobs citing Capacity Planning 12 10 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.38% 0.29% 0.51%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.43% 0.34% 0.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 7 20
Median daily rate £525 £375 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+40.00% -18.91%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £345 £278 £299
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £545 £553
UK excluding London median daily rate £378 £375 £400
% change year-on-year
+0.66% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £24.63
UK excluding London median hourly rate £50.00 £29.18 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+71.37% -10.23%
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
2778 2911 4721
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 87.39% 83.94% 80.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 2207 2333 3697
Median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £310 £305
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £647 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 24 52
Median hourly rate £27.50 £25.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% +38.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £17.40 £10.85
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £52.20 £38.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £34.95 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.30% +39.80%

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 4 December 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 4 December 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 12 (54.55%) Windows
2 10 (45.45%) VMware
3 8 (36.36%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (36.36%) Linux
3 8 (36.36%) Finance
3 8 (36.36%) Windows Server
4 7 (31.82%) PowerShell
5 6 (27.27%) Hyper-V
5 6 (27.27%) Performance Management
5 6 (27.27%) Dell
5 6 (27.27%) Active Directory
5 6 (27.27%) Cisco
5 6 (27.27%) Microsoft
5 6 (27.27%) Oracle
5 6 (27.27%) IIS
5 6 (27.27%) Puppet
6 5 (22.73%) SQL
6 5 (22.73%) ITIL
6 5 (22.73%) Git (software)
7 4 (18.18%) Validation
7 4 (18.18%) Cloud Computing
7 4 (18.18%) Microsoft Azure
7 4 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (18.18%) SQL Server
7 4 (18.18%) HP
7 4 (18.18%) Configuration Management
7 4 (18.18%) Bash Shell
7 4 (18.18%) IaaS
7 4 (18.18%) Opscode Chef
7 4 (18.18%) Virtual Machines

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 6 (27.27%) IIS
2 3 (13.64%) Tomcat
3 2 (9.09%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (9.09%) MS Exchange
3 2 (9.09%) Skype for Business
3 2 (9.09%) WebLogic
4 1 (4.55%) Mule ESB
4 1 (4.55%) Oracle Coherence
4 1 (4.55%) SharePoint
4 1 (4.55%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (4.55%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (13.64%) MS Office
2 1 (4.55%) InfoPath
2 1 (4.55%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (4.55%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Sprinklr
Cloud Services
1 4 (18.18%) Cloud Computing
1 4 (18.18%) IaaS
1 4 (18.18%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (4.55%) Google Analytics
2 1 (4.55%) Socialbakers
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.09%) Firewall
1 2 (9.09%) iSCSI
1 2 (9.09%) SAN
2 1 (4.55%) DHCP
2 1 (4.55%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (18.18%) Oracle Database
1 4 (18.18%) SQL Server
2 2 (9.09%) Oracle Exadata
2 2 (9.09%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (4.55%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (4.55%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (4.55%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 5 (22.73%) Git (software)
2 2 (9.09%) Eclipse
2 2 (9.09%) Octopus Deploy
2 2 (9.09%) Sonatype Nexus
2 2 (9.09%) TeamCity
3 1 (4.55%) Jenkins
3 1 (4.55%) Maven
3 1 (4.55%) Visual Studio
General
1 8 (36.36%) Finance
2 2 (9.09%) Banking
3 1 (4.55%) Advertising
3 1 (4.55%) Front Office
3 1 (4.55%) Games
3 1 (4.55%) Investment Banking
3 1 (4.55%) Legal
3 1 (4.55%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 5 (22.73%) Administrator
2 4 (18.18%) Developer
2 4 (18.18%) Systems Administrator
3 3 (13.64%) Analyst
3 3 (13.64%) DBA
3 3 (13.64%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (13.64%) Java Developer
3 3 (13.64%) Oracle DBA
4 2 (9.09%) Designer
4 2 (9.09%) DevOps Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Infrastructure Designer
4 2 (9.09%) Lead Designer
4 2 (9.09%) Senior Analyst
4 2 (9.09%) Senior Developer
4 2 (9.09%) Senior Java Developer
4 2 (9.09%) Senior Systems Analyst
4 2 (9.09%) Systems Analyst
4 2 (9.09%) Windows Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Wintel Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (13.64%) Middleware
1 3 (13.64%) Web Services
2 2 (9.09%) Oracle Fusion
3 1 (4.55%) .NET
3 1 (4.55%) .NET Framework
3 1 (4.55%) ActiveMQ
3 1 (4.55%) IBM Integration Bus
3 1 (4.55%) JMS
3 1 (4.55%) RabbitMQ
3 1 (4.55%) Rendezvous
3 1 (4.55%) Spring
3 1 (4.55%) TIBCO EMS
3 1 (4.55%) Ultra Messaging
3 1 (4.55%) WebCenter
3 1 (4.55%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.09%) Data Centre
1 2 (9.09%) Statistics
1 2 (9.09%) Virtual Team
2 1 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.55%) Data Integration
2 1 (4.55%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 1 (4.55%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 1 (4.55%) Oracle Exalogic
2 1 (4.55%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 12 (54.55%) Windows
2 8 (36.36%) Linux
2 8 (36.36%) Windows Server
3 4 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (13.64%) Unix
5 2 (9.09%) Windows 10
5 2 (9.09%) Windows 7
5 2 (9.09%) Windows 8
5 2 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (4.55%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (27.27%) Performance Management
2 5 (22.73%) ITIL
3 4 (18.18%) Configuration Management
3 4 (18.18%) Continuous Delivery
3 4 (18.18%) DevOps
3 4 (18.18%) Performance Tuning
3 4 (18.18%) Validation
4 3 (13.64%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (9.09%) Change Management
5 2 (9.09%) CRM
5 2 (9.09%) Data Management
5 2 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (9.09%) Electronic Trading
5 2 (9.09%) Enterprise Architecture
5 2 (9.09%) Low Latency
5 2 (9.09%) Performance Monitoring
5 2 (9.09%) Project Management
5 2 (9.09%) Service Management
5 2 (9.09%) TDD
5 2 (9.09%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 7 (31.82%) PowerShell
2 5 (22.73%) SQL
3 4 (18.18%) Bash Shell
4 3 (13.64%) Java
5 2 (9.09%) PL/SQL
5 2 (9.09%) Shell Script
6 1 (4.55%) C++
6 1 (4.55%) Groovy
6 1 (4.55%) Korn
Qualifications
1 2 (9.09%) DV Cleared
1 2 (9.09%) Security Cleared
2 1 (4.55%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) Data Quality
1 1 (4.55%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (36.36%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (27.27%) Active Directory
2 6 (27.27%) Hyper-V
3 4 (18.18%) Virtual Machines
4 2 (9.09%) Oracle RAC
4 2 (9.09%) Virtual Servers
4 2 (9.09%) XenApp
5 1 (4.55%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 6 (27.27%) Puppet
2 4 (18.18%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (13.64%) Data Guard
4 2 (9.09%) Oracle RMAN
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%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 10 (45.45%) VMware
2 6 (27.27%) Cisco
2 6 (27.27%) Dell
2 6 (27.27%) Microsoft
2 6 (27.27%) Oracle
3 4 (18.18%) HP
4 2 (9.09%) Citrix
4 2 (9.09%) Dell Compellent
4 2 (9.09%) F5
4 2 (9.09%) NetApp
4 2 (9.09%) Pega
4 2 (9.09%) SolarWinds
4 2 (9.09%) Symantec
4 2 (9.09%) WorldPay
5 1 (4.55%) Brandwatch
5 1 (4.55%) Crimson Hexagon
5 1 (4.55%) Facebook
5 1 (4.55%) MuleSoft
5 1 (4.55%) Spredfast
5 1 (4.55%) Twitter