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 22 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
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Capacity Management
Rank 336 314 344
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +30
Contract jobs citing Capacity Management 89 117 77
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.36% 0.46% 0.29%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.47% 0.60% 0.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 66 103 52
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£505 £435 £433
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.09% +0.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £350 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £525 £573
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £325 £375
% change year-on-year
+16.92% -13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Average hourly rate £187.50 - £27.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £47.50 £31.56 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+50.53% +75.30%
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
19023 19513 19700
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 77.68% 77.53% 75.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 13447 13664 13286
Average daily rate £450 £450 £430
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +4.65%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £368 £363
% change year-on-year
+2.04% +1.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 237 232 377
Average hourly rate £21.75 £20.93 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.94% -35.61%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £13.00 £15.69
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.50 £50.00 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-13.33% -

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 22 September 2014.

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 22 September 2014. 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 15 £325 -23.52% 4
Canary Wharf - - - -
Bromley - - - -
Harrow - - - -
Kingston Upon Thames - - - -
Uxbridge - - - -
Capacity Management
England

Capacity Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, 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 80 (43.24%) Windows
2 66 (35.68%) Linux
3 65 (35.14%) ITIL
4 47 (25.41%) SQL
5 45 (24.32%) Change Management
6 41 (22.16%) Banking
6 41 (22.16%) UNIX
6 41 (22.16%) Project Management
7 38 (20.54%) Red Hat
7 38 (20.54%) Python
8 37 (20.00%) Finance
8 37 (20.00%) VMware
8 37 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 33 (17.84%) Firewall
9 33 (17.84%) Perl
9 33 (17.84%) Microsoft
10 29 (15.68%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 29 (15.68%) PowerShell
11 27 (14.59%) Electronic Trading
11 27 (14.59%) Multicast
11 27 (14.59%) Active Directory
12 26 (14.05%) SAN
12 26 (14.05%) TIBCO
12 26 (14.05%) Rendezvous
12 26 (14.05%) Service Management
13 25 (13.51%) Release Management
13 25 (13.51%) Low Latency
14 24 (12.97%) Fixed Income
14 24 (12.97%) Oracle
15 23 (12.43%) eSpeed

Capacity Management
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, 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 14 (7.57%) Tomcat
2 12 (6.49%) IIS
2 12 (6.49%) Apache
3 8 (4.32%) IBM HTTP Server
3 8 (4.32%) Lync
4 7 (3.78%) MS Exchange
5 6 (3.24%) Exchange Server 2010
6 5 (2.70%) MindAlign
6 5 (2.70%) WebLogic
7 3 (1.62%) nginx
7 3 (1.62%) NetWeaver
7 3 (1.62%) SharePoint
8 2 (1.08%) WebSphere
8 2 (1.08%) Adobe CQ
9 1 (0.54%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 1 (0.54%) Office Communications Server
9 1 (0.54%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 21 (11.35%) MS Excel
2 9 (4.86%) MS Office
3 8 (4.32%) MS Project
4 5 (2.70%) Spreadsheet
5 2 (1.08%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.54%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (2.16%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (1.08%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.54%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (0.54%) CA Clarity
3 1 (0.54%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.54%) Office 365
1 1 (0.54%) IBM SmartCloud
Communications & Networking
1 33 (17.84%) Firewall
2 27 (14.59%) Multicast
3 26 (14.05%) SAN
4 13 (7.03%) DNS
5 12 (6.49%) DHCP
6 9 (4.86%) LDAP
6 9 (4.86%) BIG-IP
7 8 (4.32%) Intranet
8 6 (3.24%) Unified Communications
9 5 (2.70%) iSCSI
9 5 (2.70%) WAN
9 5 (2.70%) LAN
10 4 (2.16%) Broadband
10 4 (2.16%) Internet
11 3 (1.62%) Wi-Fi
11 3 (1.62%) DSL
11 3 (1.62%) Fibre Channel
12 2 (1.08%) BGP
12 2 (1.08%) TCAP
12 2 (1.08%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (11.89%) SQL Server
2 9 (4.86%) Oracle Database
3 8 (4.32%) MySQL
4 5 (2.70%) Oracle Database 10g
4 5 (2.70%) Relational Database
4 5 (2.70%) Oracle Database 11g
5 4 (2.16%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 4 (2.16%) RDBMS
5 4 (2.16%) PostgreSQL
5 4 (2.16%) Sybase IQ
5 4 (2.16%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 4 (2.16%) Sybase ASE
5 4 (2.16%) SQL Server 2005
5 4 (2.16%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (1.62%) MongoDB
6 3 (1.62%) SAP HANA
6 3 (1.62%) Redis
6 3 (1.62%) BusinessObjects
7 2 (1.08%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.54%) Data Mining
General
1 41 (22.16%) Banking
2 37 (20.00%) Finance
3 19 (10.27%) Investment Banking
4 17 (9.19%) Front Office
5 7 (3.78%) Telecoms
6 6 (3.24%) Retail
7 3 (1.62%) Pharmaceutical
7 3 (1.62%) Manufacturing
8 2 (1.08%) Legal
9 1 (0.54%) Advertising
9 1 (0.54%) Publishing
9 1 (0.54%) Back Office
9 1 (0.54%) Billing
9 1 (0.54%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 26 (14.05%) Analyst
2 21 (11.35%) Linux Support
3 20 (10.81%) Applications Support
4 14 (7.57%) Linux Engineer
5 13 (7.03%) Team Leader
6 12 (6.49%) Architect
7 10 (5.41%) Capacity Manager
8 9 (4.86%) VMware Engineer
8 9 (4.86%) Infrastructure Analyst
8 9 (4.86%) Infrastructure Team Leader
9 8 (4.32%) Capacity Analyst
10 6 (3.24%) Web Engineer
10 6 (3.24%) DevOps Engineer
10 6 (3.24%) Integration Engineer
10 6 (3.24%) Service Manager
10 6 (3.24%) Support Engineer
10 6 (3.24%) DBA
11 5 (2.70%) Business Analyst
11 5 (2.70%) Infrastructure Architect
11 5 (2.70%) Infrastructure Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (14.05%) Rendezvous
2 21 (11.35%) Middleware
3 8 (4.32%) .NET
3 8 (4.32%) Java EE
3 8 (4.32%) WCF
4 5 (2.70%) XMPP
5 1 (0.54%) WebSphere Message Broker
5 1 (0.54%) XML
5 1 (0.54%) WebSphere MQ
5 1 (0.54%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 29 (15.68%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 24 (12.97%) Fixed Income
3 20 (10.81%) Analytical Skills
4 17 (9.19%) Clustering
5 8 (4.32%) Replication
6 4 (2.16%) Management Information System
6 4 (2.16%) Computer Science
7 3 (1.62%) CMDB
7 3 (1.62%) HACMP
7 3 (1.62%) iPad
8 2 (1.08%) Hedge funds
8 2 (1.08%) SWIFT
8 2 (1.08%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (1.08%) Equities
8 2 (1.08%) Derivative
9 1 (0.54%) Data Protection Act
9 1 (0.54%) Freedom of Information Act
9 1 (0.54%) Fat Client
9 1 (0.54%) DataPower
9 1 (0.54%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 80 (43.24%) Windows
2 66 (35.68%) Linux
3 41 (22.16%) UNIX
4 37 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 19 (10.27%) Windows Server 2008
6 12 (6.49%) Solaris
7 9 (4.86%) Windows Server 2012
8 4 (2.16%) Windows XP
8 4 (2.16%) Windows Server 2003
9 3 (1.62%) AIX
10 1 (0.54%) CentOS
10 1 (0.54%) Windows 7
10 1 (0.54%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (35.14%) ITIL
2 45 (24.32%) Change Management
3 41 (22.16%) Project Management
4 27 (14.59%) Electronic Trading
5 26 (14.05%) Service Management
6 25 (13.51%) Release Management
6 25 (13.51%) Low Latency
7 21 (11.35%) Disaster Recovery
8 20 (10.81%) Problem Management
9 17 (9.19%) Incident Management
10 14 (7.57%) Migration
10 14 (7.57%) Service Delivery
10 14 (7.57%) Performance Management
11 13 (7.03%) Capacity Planning
12 11 (5.95%) Agile Software Development
12 11 (5.95%) DevOps
13 9 (4.86%) People Management
13 9 (4.86%) Load Balancing
13 9 (4.86%) Risk Management
13 9 (4.86%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 47 (25.41%) SQL
2 38 (20.54%) Python
3 33 (17.84%) Perl
4 29 (15.68%) PowerShell
5 18 (9.73%) VB
6 11 (5.95%) Java
7 7 (3.78%) C
8 5 (2.70%) Ruby
9 4 (2.16%) Shell Script
10 3 (1.62%) C#
11 2 (1.08%) C++
11 2 (1.08%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
12 1 (0.54%) Bash Shell
12 1 (0.54%) Ada
Qualifications
1 13 (7.03%) Security Cleared
2 12 (6.49%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (4.32%) Degree
4 6 (3.24%) SC Cleared
4 6 (3.24%) ITIL Certification
5 5 (2.70%) MCSE
5 5 (2.70%) Cisco Certification
6 4 (2.16%) CCNA
6 4 (2.16%) DV Cleared
6 4 (2.16%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 4 (2.16%) MCITP
6 4 (2.16%) NCDA
7 3 (1.62%) RHCT
7 3 (1.62%) RHCE
8 1 (0.54%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 1 (0.54%) CCNP
8 1 (0.54%) PMP
8 1 (0.54%) PMI Certification
8 1 (0.54%) CCVP
8 1 (0.54%) PgMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (5.41%) SLA
2 4 (2.16%) COBIT
3 1 (0.54%) QA
3 1 (0.54%) TickIT
System Software
1 27 (14.59%) Active Directory
2 22 (11.89%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (8.65%) VMware ESX
4 9 (4.86%) Oracle RAC
5 6 (3.24%) XenApp
5 6 (3.24%) VMware ESXi
6 5 (2.70%) NFS
7 4 (2.16%) Hyper-V
7 4 (2.16%) Oracle RMAN
8 3 (1.62%) PowerHA
9 1 (0.54%) FreeRADIUS
9 1 (0.54%) EMC RecoverPoint
9 1 (0.54%) vSphere
9 1 (0.54%) ProxySG
9 1 (0.54%) Squid
9 1 (0.54%) Xen
9 1 (0.54%) NLBS
9 1 (0.54%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 15 (8.11%) BladeLogic
2 11 (5.95%) ITRS Geneos
3 9 (4.86%) SCOM
4 8 (4.32%) WMI
4 8 (4.32%) Control-M
5 6 (3.24%) HP SIM
6 5 (2.70%) Data Guard
6 5 (2.70%) SCCM
6 5 (2.70%) OpenView
6 5 (2.70%) Tivoli
7 4 (2.16%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 4 (2.16%) BMC PATROL
8 3 (1.62%) Backup Exec
8 3 (1.62%) EMC NetWorker
8 3 (1.62%) MIMEsweeper
8 3 (1.62%) MAILsweeper
9 2 (1.08%) OpenView Configuration Management
9 2 (1.08%) WSUS
9 2 (1.08%) Puppet
10 1 (0.54%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 38 (20.54%) Red Hat
2 37 (20.00%) VMware
3 33 (17.84%) Microsoft
4 26 (14.05%) TIBCO
5 24 (12.97%) Oracle
6 23 (12.43%) Reuters
6 23 (12.43%) eSpeed
6 23 (12.43%) MarketAxess
7 17 (9.19%) HP
8 16 (8.65%) Citrix
9 14 (7.57%) NetApp
10 13 (7.03%) Cisco
11 10 (5.41%) EMC
12 9 (4.86%) Altiris
13 7 (3.78%) BMC
14 6 (3.24%) IBM
15 5 (2.70%) Veritas
15 5 (2.70%) Remedy
15 5 (2.70%) Juniper
16 4 (2.16%) Sybase
London
Opilio Recruitment
Rate: £150 - 180 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City of London
Reed Technology - UK Posting Account
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £550 - £650 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
TEKsystems
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Huxley Associates
Rate: £550 - £650 per day + competitive
Posted: 24 days ago