The table below looks at the statistics for Capacity Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Capacity Management over the 3 months to 27 January 2015 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
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Capacity Management
Rank 316 282 315
Rank change year-on-year
-34 +33
Contract jobs citing Capacity Management 80 108 51
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.38% 0.49% 0.26%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.49% 0.63% 0.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 58 84 30
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£450 £425 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £355 £311
10% offered a daily rate of more than £551 £534 £602
UK excluding London average daily rate £395 £359 £304
% change year-on-year
+10.10% +18.10%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 5
Average hourly rate £25.46 - £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.00 £19.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+121.05% -52.50%
Capacity Management
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the London region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
16355 17081 15030
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 77.93% 78.21% 76.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 11712 11808 10440
Average daily rate £450 £450 £428
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £398 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.00% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 183 234 307
Average hourly rate £22.00 £22.50 £27.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.22% -16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.15 £13.00 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £77.50 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.25 £27.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-8.18% -11.29%

Capacity Management
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Capacity Management across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Capacity Management Jobs Demand Trend in London

Capacity Management
Daily Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Capacity Management across the London region.

Capacity Management Daily Rate Trend in London

Capacity Management
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Capacity Management across the London region over the 3 months to 27 January 2015.

Capacity Management Daily Rate Histogram in London

Capacity Management
Hourly Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Capacity Management across the London region.

Capacity Management Hourly Rate Trend in London

Capacity Management
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Capacity Management within the London region over the 3 months to 27 January 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +13 12 £431 +10.57% 6
Canary Wharf +9 2 £550 -
Harrow - - - -
Docklands, London - - - -
Capacity Management
England

Capacity Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing Capacity Management 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 Management.

1 65 (44.52%) ITIL
2 62 (42.47%) Windows
3 48 (32.88%) Linux
4 42 (28.77%) UNIX
5 40 (27.40%) Finance
6 35 (23.97%) Service Management
7 30 (20.55%) Project Management
8 29 (19.86%) SQL
8 29 (19.86%) Release Management
9 28 (19.18%) Oracle
9 28 (19.18%) Python
9 28 (19.18%) Change Management
10 27 (18.49%) Banking
11 26 (17.81%) VMware
12 25 (17.12%) VMware Infrastructure
13 23 (15.75%) Analytical Skills
14 22 (15.07%) SQL Server
15 21 (14.38%) Configuration Management
15 21 (14.38%) SAN
16 20 (13.70%) Perl
16 20 (13.70%) Front Office
17 19 (13.01%) Firewall
17 19 (13.01%) Investment Banking
17 19 (13.01%) Microsoft
17 19 (13.01%) Performance Monitoring
18 18 (12.33%) Problem Management
19 17 (11.64%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
20 16 (10.96%) Red Hat
20 16 (10.96%) Cisco Certification
20 16 (10.96%) WAN

Capacity Management
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing Capacity Management 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 Management. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (4.11%) Tomcat
1 6 (4.11%) SharePoint
2 5 (3.42%) NetWeaver
3 4 (2.74%) WebLogic
3 4 (2.74%) Apache
4 3 (2.05%) IBM HTTP Server
4 3 (2.05%) MS Exchange
4 3 (2.05%) IIS
4 3 (2.05%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (1.37%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 2 (1.37%) MQSeries
5 2 (1.37%) LiveLink
6 1 (0.68%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.68%) Lotus Domino
6 1 (0.68%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (0.68%) Office Communications Server
6 1 (0.68%) Adobe CQ
6 1 (0.68%) Lync
Applications
1 13 (8.90%) MS Excel
2 7 (4.79%) MS Project
3 5 (3.42%) MS PowerPoint
3 5 (3.42%) MS Office
4 4 (2.74%) MS Visio
5 2 (1.37%) ProjectWise
Business Applications
1 3 (2.05%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (1.37%) Oracle EBS R12
2 2 (1.37%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (0.68%) CA Clarity
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.37%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (14.38%) SAN
2 19 (13.01%) Firewall
3 16 (10.96%) WAN
4 13 (8.90%) LAN
5 10 (6.85%) Multicast
6 9 (6.16%) NAS
7 6 (4.11%) DHCP
7 6 (4.11%) DNS
7 6 (4.11%) BIG-IP
8 5 (3.42%) Wireless
9 4 (2.74%) LDAP
10 3 (2.05%) Wi-Fi
10 3 (2.05%) Broadband
10 3 (2.05%) VoIP
10 3 (2.05%) VPN
10 3 (2.05%) Intranet
10 3 (2.05%) iSCSI
10 3 (2.05%) Unified Communications
10 3 (2.05%) Fibre Channel
11 2 (1.37%) NetScreen
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (15.07%) SQL Server
2 10 (6.85%) Oracle Database
3 5 (3.42%) BusinessObjects
3 5 (3.42%) SAP HANA
4 4 (2.74%) Oracle Database 11g
4 4 (2.74%) MySQL
5 3 (2.05%) Oracle Database 10g
6 2 (1.37%) Relational Database
6 2 (1.37%) Oracle BI EE
6 2 (1.37%) RDBMS
6 2 (1.37%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.68%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (0.68%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 2 (1.37%) JIRA
General
1 40 (27.40%) Finance
2 27 (18.49%) Banking
3 20 (13.70%) Front Office
4 19 (13.01%) Investment Banking
5 7 (4.79%) Back Office
6 6 (4.11%) Telecoms
7 5 (3.42%) Manufacturing
8 4 (2.74%) Pharmaceutical
9 2 (1.37%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.68%) Legal
10 1 (0.68%) Retail
10 1 (0.68%) Billing
10 1 (0.68%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 30 (20.55%) Analyst
2 16 (10.96%) Architect
3 12 (8.22%) Project Manager
3 12 (8.22%) Linux Engineer
3 12 (8.22%) Applications Support
4 11 (7.53%) Service Manager
5 9 (6.16%) Infrastructure Architect
5 9 (6.16%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 8 (5.48%) Virtualisation Engineer
6 8 (5.48%) Capacity Planner
7 7 (4.79%) Capacity Manager
7 7 (4.79%) Business Analyst
8 6 (4.11%) Capacity Analyst
8 6 (4.11%) DBA
8 6 (4.11%) Linux Support
8 6 (4.11%) Infrastructure Manager
8 6 (4.11%) Support Analyst
9 5 (3.42%) Applications Support Analyst
9 5 (3.42%) Support Engineer
9 5 (3.42%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (7.53%) Rendezvous
2 10 (6.85%) FIX Protocol
2 10 (6.85%) Middleware
3 4 (2.74%) .NET
4 3 (2.05%) Java EE
4 3 (2.05%) WCF
5 2 (1.37%) Web Services
6 1 (0.68%) LAMP
6 1 (0.68%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 23 (15.75%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (11.64%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 16 (10.96%) Fixed Income
4 11 (7.53%) Clustering
5 10 (6.85%) Derivative
6 7 (4.79%) Replication
7 6 (4.11%) Management Information System
8 5 (3.42%) Equities
8 5 (3.42%) Equity Derivative
8 5 (3.42%) HACMP
9 3 (2.05%) Performance Metrics
10 2 (1.37%) iPad
10 2 (1.37%) Open Source
10 2 (1.37%) FMCG
10 2 (1.37%) CMDB
10 2 (1.37%) Credit Risk
11 1 (0.68%) PKI
11 1 (0.68%) Mainframe
11 1 (0.68%) Blackberry
11 1 (0.68%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 62 (42.47%) Windows
2 48 (32.88%) Linux
3 42 (28.77%) UNIX
4 15 (10.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 7 (4.79%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (4.11%) AIX
6 6 (4.11%) Solaris
7 5 (3.42%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (2.05%) Oracle Linux
9 2 (1.37%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (0.68%) Windows XP
10 1 (0.68%) Windows NT
10 1 (0.68%) Windows 2000
10 1 (0.68%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (44.52%) ITIL
2 35 (23.97%) Service Management
3 30 (20.55%) Project Management
4 29 (19.86%) Release Management
5 28 (19.18%) Change Management
6 21 (14.38%) Configuration Management
7 19 (13.01%) Performance Monitoring
8 18 (12.33%) Problem Management
9 16 (10.96%) Electronic Trading
10 15 (10.27%) Disaster Recovery
11 13 (8.90%) Incident Management
12 12 (8.22%) Migration
13 11 (7.53%) User Acceptance Testing
13 11 (7.53%) Performance Tuning
13 11 (7.53%) Capacity Planning
14 10 (6.85%) Low Latency
15 9 (6.16%) Agile Software Development
15 9 (6.16%) Service Delivery
15 9 (6.16%) Benchmarking
15 9 (6.16%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 29 (19.86%) SQL
2 28 (19.18%) Python
3 20 (13.70%) Perl
4 11 (7.53%) PowerShell
5 10 (6.85%) VB
6 6 (4.11%) C#
6 6 (4.11%) C++
7 5 (3.42%) Ruby
7 5 (3.42%) Java
7 5 (3.42%) PL/SQL
8 3 (2.05%) C
8 3 (2.05%) VBA
8 3 (2.05%) VBScript
8 3 (2.05%) Shell Script
9 2 (1.37%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
10 1 (0.68%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 16 (10.96%) Cisco Certification
2 12 (8.22%) CCNA
3 10 (6.85%) Security Cleared
4 6 (4.11%) SC Cleared
5 5 (3.42%) PMP
5 5 (3.42%) PMI Certification
5 5 (3.42%) ITIL Certification
5 5 (3.42%) Microsoft Certification
6 4 (2.74%) DV Cleared
6 4 (2.74%) MCSE
7 3 (2.05%) RHCT
7 3 (2.05%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 3 (2.05%) MCITP
7 3 (2.05%) RHCE
7 3 (2.05%) NCDA
8 2 (1.37%) CCIE
8 2 (1.37%) CCNP
9 1 (0.68%) Degree
9 1 (0.68%) OCP
9 1 (0.68%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (8.90%) SLA
2 1 (0.68%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (0.68%) QA
System Software
1 25 (17.12%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (8.22%) VMware ESX
3 10 (6.85%) VMware ESXi
4 9 (6.16%) Oracle RAC
4 9 (6.16%) KVM
5 8 (5.48%) Active Directory
6 7 (4.79%) vSphere
7 5 (3.42%) NFS
7 5 (3.42%) PowerHA
8 3 (2.05%) XenApp
9 1 (0.68%) Oracle RMAN
9 1 (0.68%) VMware Server
9 1 (0.68%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 9 (6.16%) Backup Exec
2 8 (5.48%) ITRS Geneos
3 7 (4.79%) SCOM
4 6 (4.11%) Control-M
4 6 (4.11%) BladeLogic
4 6 (4.11%) NetBackup
5 4 (2.74%) OpenView
6 3 (2.05%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 3 (2.05%) MIMEsweeper
6 3 (2.05%) MAILsweeper
6 3 (2.05%) Data Guard
7 2 (1.37%) Nagios
8 1 (0.68%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 28 (19.18%) Oracle
2 26 (17.81%) VMware
3 19 (13.01%) Microsoft
4 16 (10.96%) Red Hat
5 11 (7.53%) TIBCO
5 11 (7.53%) Cisco
6 10 (6.85%) MarketAxess
6 10 (6.85%) Reuters
6 10 (6.85%) eSpeed
6 10 (6.85%) CA
6 10 (6.85%) NetApp
7 8 (5.48%) BMC
8 7 (4.79%) IBM
8 7 (4.79%) EMC
9 6 (4.11%) Juniper
9 6 (4.11%) SAP
10 5 (3.42%) Business Objects
10 5 (3.42%) CheckPoint
10 5 (3.42%) HP
10 5 (3.42%) Nortel
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