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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Capacity Planning over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Capacity Planning
Rank 169 211 178
Rank change year-on-year
+42 -33
Contract jobs citing Capacity Planning 30 16 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.51% 0.22% 0.54%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.67% 0.29% 0.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 13 34
Average daily rate
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£450 £350 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.57% -12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £410 £222 £227
10% offered a daily rate of more than £715 £550 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
- -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £25.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £46.75 £32.56 -
% change year-on-year
+43.60% -
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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
4478 5509 5854
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 76.07% 76.51% 75.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 3363 4079 4310
Average daily rate £450 £450 £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £315 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £618
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 44 71 93
Average hourly rate £21.88 £21.50 £31.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.74% -31.74%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.47 £13.00 £16.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £55.00 £51.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.25 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% -

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 19 September 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 19 September 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 15 (30.00%) Windows
2 13 (26.00%) SQL
3 11 (22.00%) Oracle
3 11 (22.00%) Finance
4 10 (20.00%) VMware
5 9 (18.00%) Linux
6 8 (16.00%) DNS
6 8 (16.00%) Microsoft
6 8 (16.00%) Active Directory
6 8 (16.00%) Disaster Recovery
6 8 (16.00%) Banking
6 8 (16.00%) Incident Management
6 8 (16.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 8 (16.00%) Performance Monitoring
7 7 (14.00%) Performance Tuning
7 7 (14.00%) VMware Infrastructure
7 7 (14.00%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (14.00%) Clustering
7 7 (14.00%) Project Management
7 7 (14.00%) Cisco
8 6 (12.00%) Citrix
8 6 (12.00%) SharePoint
8 6 (12.00%) UNIX
8 6 (12.00%) ITIL
8 6 (12.00%) SQL Server
8 6 (12.00%) Change Management
8 6 (12.00%) Capacity Management
9 5 (10.00%) XenApp
9 5 (10.00%) Windows 7
9 5 (10.00%) Degree

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

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 6 (12.00%) SharePoint
2 3 (6.00%) MS Exchange
3 2 (4.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 2 (4.00%) SharePoint Server
3 2 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (4.00%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (4.00%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (2.00%) Lotus Domino
4 1 (2.00%) Apache
4 1 (2.00%) WebLogic
4 1 (2.00%) IIS
Applications
1 5 (10.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.00%) InfoPath
2 1 (2.00%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (2.00%) Oracle General Ledger
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.00%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (2.00%) Google Apps
2 1 (2.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (16.00%) DNS
2 5 (10.00%) SAN
3 4 (8.00%) DHCP
3 4 (8.00%) Firewall
4 3 (6.00%) Wi-Fi
4 3 (6.00%) Wireless
4 3 (6.00%) SMTP
4 3 (6.00%) HTTP
4 3 (6.00%) TCP/IP
4 3 (6.00%) Broadband
4 3 (6.00%) LAN
5 2 (4.00%) WLAN
5 2 (4.00%) FTP
5 2 (4.00%) BGP
5 2 (4.00%) DSL
6 1 (2.00%) IMAP
6 1 (2.00%) TCAP
6 1 (2.00%) WAN
6 1 (2.00%) VPN
6 1 (2.00%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (12.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (6.00%) KDB
2 3 (6.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (6.00%) Oracle Reports
3 2 (4.00%) MySQL
3 2 (4.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (4.00%) Oracle Database
3 2 (4.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (2.00%) Big Data
4 1 (2.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (2.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (2.00%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 3 (6.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (2.00%) Selenium
2 1 (2.00%) WebDriver
2 1 (2.00%) NUnit
2 1 (2.00%) Fiddler
2 1 (2.00%) JMeter
2 1 (2.00%) InstallShield
2 1 (2.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 11 (22.00%) Finance
2 8 (16.00%) Banking
3 3 (6.00%) Legal
3 3 (6.00%) Front Office
4 2 (4.00%) Back Office
4 2 (4.00%) Investment Banking
5 1 (2.00%) Marketing
5 1 (2.00%) Advertising
5 1 (2.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (14.00%) Architect
2 5 (10.00%) Consultant
2 5 (10.00%) Solutions Architect
2 5 (10.00%) Developer
3 4 (8.00%) Analyst
3 4 (8.00%) DBA
3 4 (8.00%) SQL DBA
4 3 (6.00%) Oracle DBA
4 3 (6.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (6.00%) Server Support
5 2 (4.00%) Senior Developer
5 2 (4.00%) Project Manager
5 2 (4.00%) Systems Engineer
5 2 (4.00%) Solutions Consultant
5 2 (4.00%) Capacity Manager
5 2 (4.00%) Senior Analyst
5 2 (4.00%) Analyst Developer
5 2 (4.00%) Infrastructure Manager
5 2 (4.00%) Network Architect
5 2 (4.00%) Senior Analyst Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.00%) HTML
1 2 (4.00%) CSS
1 2 (4.00%) XML
1 2 (4.00%) Middleware
1 2 (4.00%) JSON
1 2 (4.00%) RESTful
2 1 (2.00%) Oracle Fusion
2 1 (2.00%) .NET Framework
2 1 (2.00%) Windows SharePoint Services
2 1 (2.00%) Web Services
2 1 (2.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 7 (14.00%) Clustering
2 5 (10.00%) Management Information System
2 5 (10.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 5 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (8.00%) Statistics
4 2 (4.00%) Blackberry
4 2 (4.00%) Replication
4 2 (4.00%) Derivative
4 2 (4.00%) Mobile App
4 2 (4.00%) FMCG
4 2 (4.00%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.00%) TWAP
5 1 (2.00%) Open Source
5 1 (2.00%) STB
5 1 (2.00%) VWAP
5 1 (2.00%) Mathematics
5 1 (2.00%) Interest Rate Derivative
5 1 (2.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 15 (30.00%) Windows
2 9 (18.00%) Linux
3 8 (16.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (12.00%) UNIX
5 5 (10.00%) Windows 7
5 5 (10.00%) Solaris
6 3 (6.00%) Android
6 3 (6.00%) Apple iOS
6 3 (6.00%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (4.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (2.00%) CentOS
8 1 (2.00%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (16.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 8 (16.00%) Incident Management
1 8 (16.00%) Performance Monitoring
2 7 (14.00%) Performance Tuning
2 7 (14.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (14.00%) Project Management
3 6 (12.00%) ITIL
3 6 (12.00%) Change Management
3 6 (12.00%) Capacity Management
4 4 (8.00%) Low Latency
5 3 (6.00%) Performance Management
5 3 (6.00%) Waterfall
5 3 (6.00%) Project Planning
5 3 (6.00%) Business Continuity
5 3 (6.00%) Scrum
5 3 (6.00%) Service Management
5 3 (6.00%) E-Commerce
5 3 (6.00%) Coaching
5 3 (6.00%) DevOps
6 2 (4.00%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 13 (26.00%) SQL
2 3 (6.00%) PowerShell
2 3 (6.00%) C#
2 3 (6.00%) Java
3 2 (4.00%) Perl
3 2 (4.00%) Shell Script
4 1 (2.00%) Bash Shell
4 1 (2.00%) Python
4 1 (2.00%) C
4 1 (2.00%) PL/SQL
4 1 (2.00%) T-SQL
4 1 (2.00%) VBScript
4 1 (2.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 5 (10.00%) Degree
2 4 (8.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (6.00%) MCTS
4 2 (4.00%) MCSA
4 2 (4.00%) Security Cleared
5 1 (2.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (2.00%) MCITP
5 1 (2.00%) Citrix Certification
5 1 (2.00%) CCEA
5 1 (2.00%) MCP
5 1 (2.00%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (10.00%) SLA
2 2 (4.00%) Dodd-Frank
3 1 (2.00%) QA
3 1 (2.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 8 (16.00%) Active Directory
2 7 (14.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (10.00%) XenApp
4 3 (6.00%) XenDesktop
5 2 (4.00%) vCloud
6 1 (2.00%) Veritas Volume Manager
6 1 (2.00%) Veritas File System
6 1 (2.00%) XenServer
6 1 (2.00%) vSphere
6 1 (2.00%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 1 (2.00%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 4 (8.00%) SCCM
2 3 (6.00%) Nagios
3 1 (2.00%) SCOM
3 1 (2.00%) Ganglia
3 1 (2.00%) CFEngine
3 1 (2.00%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (2.00%) Veritas Storage Foundation
Vendors
1 11 (22.00%) Oracle
2 10 (20.00%) VMware
3 8 (16.00%) Microsoft
4 7 (14.00%) Cisco
5 6 (12.00%) Citrix
6 3 (6.00%) AppSense
6 3 (6.00%) Remedy
6 3 (6.00%) Juniper
6 3 (6.00%) HP
6 3 (6.00%) EMC
7 2 (4.00%) Calypso
7 2 (4.00%) SunGard
7 2 (4.00%) Sun
7 2 (4.00%) Red Hat
7 2 (4.00%) SolarWinds
8 1 (2.00%) Microgen
8 1 (2.00%) Riverbed
8 1 (2.00%) F5
8 1 (2.00%) Google
8 1 (2.00%) Symantec
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