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 20 January 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
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Capacity Planning
London / City of London
Rank 145 137 167
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +30
Contract jobs citing Capacity Planning 9 14 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.31% 0.46% 0.47%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.35% 0.54% 0.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 13 14
Median daily rate £531 £425 £445
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+24.82% -4.49%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £369 £316 £358
10% offered a daily rate of more than £713 £473 £518
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £400
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £50.00 £39.00 £28.50
% change year-on-year
+28.20% +36.84%

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
2536 2610 4196
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 86.11% 84.96% 81.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 2017 2057 3300
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 £360 £320 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 25 35
Median hourly rate £50.75 £35.60 £20.45
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+42.57% +74.10%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.99 £18.85 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £53.00 £45.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +53.84%

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 20 January 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 20 January 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 8 (53.33%) Windows
2 7 (46.67%) Linux
2 7 (46.67%) Finance
2 7 (46.67%) VMware
2 7 (46.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (46.67%) Windows Server
3 6 (40.00%) Performance Management
3 6 (40.00%) Cisco
4 5 (33.33%) Oracle
4 5 (33.33%) ITIL
4 5 (33.33%) Dell
4 5 (33.33%) Hyper-V
4 5 (33.33%) Git (software)
4 5 (33.33%) Puppet
5 4 (26.67%) Microsoft Azure
5 4 (26.67%) Bash Shell
5 4 (26.67%) IaaS
5 4 (26.67%) Opscode Chef
5 4 (26.67%) PowerShell
5 4 (26.67%) Cloud Computing
5 4 (26.67%) IIS
5 4 (26.67%) Validation
5 4 (26.67%) HP
5 4 (26.67%) DevOps
5 4 (26.67%) Continuous Delivery
6 3 (20.00%) Oracle Database
6 3 (20.00%) Configuration Management
6 3 (20.00%) Java
6 3 (20.00%) SQL
6 3 (20.00%) Unix

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 (26.67%) IIS
2 1 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (6.67%) MS Exchange
2 1 (6.67%) Mule ESB
2 1 (6.67%) Oracle Coherence
2 1 (6.67%) Skype for Business
2 1 (6.67%) Tomcat
2 1 (6.67%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (6.67%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (26.67%) Cloud Computing
1 4 (26.67%) IaaS
1 4 (26.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.67%) DHCP
1 1 (6.67%) DNS
1 1 (6.67%) Firewall
1 1 (6.67%) iSCSI
1 1 (6.67%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (20.00%) Oracle Database
2 2 (13.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (6.67%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (6.67%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (6.67%) Oracle Database 12c
3 1 (6.67%) Oracle Exadata
Development Applications
1 5 (33.33%) Git (software)
2 1 (6.67%) Jenkins
2 1 (6.67%) Maven
2 1 (6.67%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 7 (46.67%) Finance
2 2 (13.33%) Banking
3 1 (6.67%) Advertising
3 1 (6.67%) Front Office
3 1 (6.67%) Games
3 1 (6.67%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (20.00%) Administrator
1 3 (20.00%) DBA
1 3 (20.00%) Developer
1 3 (20.00%) Java Developer
1 3 (20.00%) Oracle DBA
2 2 (13.33%) Analyst
2 2 (13.33%) Azure DevOps
2 2 (13.33%) Azure Engineer
2 2 (13.33%) DevOps Engineer
2 2 (13.33%) Senior Analyst
2 2 (13.33%) Senior Developer
2 2 (13.33%) Senior DevOps
2 2 (13.33%) Senior Java Developer
2 2 (13.33%) Senior Systems Analyst
2 2 (13.33%) Systems Administrator
2 2 (13.33%) Systems Analyst
2 2 (13.33%) Wintel Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Designer
3 1 (6.67%) Low Latency Java Developer
3 1 (6.67%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (13.33%) Middleware
2 1 (6.67%) .NET
2 1 (6.67%) .NET Framework
2 1 (6.67%) ActiveMQ
2 1 (6.67%) JMS
2 1 (6.67%) Oracle Fusion
2 1 (6.67%) RabbitMQ
2 1 (6.67%) Rendezvous
2 1 (6.67%) Spring
2 1 (6.67%) TIBCO EMS
2 1 (6.67%) Ultra Messaging
2 1 (6.67%) Web Services
2 1 (6.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) Data Centre
1 2 (13.33%) Statistics
1 2 (13.33%) Virtual Team
2 1 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.67%) Data Integration
2 1 (6.67%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 1 (6.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 1 (6.67%) Oracle Exalogic
Operating Systems
1 8 (53.33%) Windows
2 7 (46.67%) Linux
2 7 (46.67%) Windows Server
3 3 (20.00%) Unix
4 2 (13.33%) Windows 10
4 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (6.67%) AIX
5 1 (6.67%) Windows 7
5 1 (6.67%) Windows 8
5 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (40.00%) Performance Management
2 5 (33.33%) ITIL
3 4 (26.67%) Continuous Delivery
3 4 (26.67%) DevOps
3 4 (26.67%) Validation
4 3 (20.00%) Configuration Management
5 2 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (13.33%) Capacity Management
5 2 (13.33%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (13.33%) E-Discovery
5 2 (13.33%) Electronic Trading
5 2 (13.33%) High Availability
5 2 (13.33%) Low Latency
5 2 (13.33%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (13.33%) Security Hardening
5 2 (13.33%) TDD
6 1 (6.67%) Logical Data Model
6 1 (6.67%) Market Making
6 1 (6.67%) Performance Monitoring
6 1 (6.67%) Ultra-Low Latency
Programming Languages
1 4 (26.67%) Bash Shell
1 4 (26.67%) PowerShell
2 3 (20.00%) Java
2 3 (20.00%) SQL
3 2 (13.33%) PL/SQL
3 2 (13.33%) Shell Script
4 1 (6.67%) C++
4 1 (6.67%) Groovy
4 1 (6.67%) Korn
Qualifications
1 2 (13.33%) DV Cleared
1 2 (13.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) Data Quality
1 1 (6.67%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (46.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (33.33%) Hyper-V
3 2 (13.33%) Active Directory
3 2 (13.33%) Virtual Servers
4 1 (6.67%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (6.67%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (6.67%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (6.67%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 5 (33.33%) Puppet
2 4 (26.67%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (20.00%) Data Guard
4 2 (13.33%) Oracle RMAN
5 1 (6.67%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 1 (6.67%) SCCM
5 1 (6.67%) SCOM
5 1 (6.67%) SCVMM
5 1 (6.67%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 7 (46.67%) VMware
2 6 (40.00%) Cisco
3 5 (33.33%) Dell
3 5 (33.33%) Oracle
4 4 (26.67%) HP
5 2 (13.33%) SolarWinds
6 1 (6.67%) Citrix
6 1 (6.67%) Dell Compellent
6 1 (6.67%) F5
6 1 (6.67%) Microsoft
6 1 (6.67%) MuleSoft
6 1 (6.67%) NetApp
6 1 (6.67%) Symantec
6 1 (6.67%) TIBCO
6 1 (6.67%) WorldPay
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