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 4 March 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
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Capacity Management
Rank 324 300 313
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +13
Contract jobs citing Capacity Management 74 91 65
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.35% 0.42% 0.32%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.44% 0.53% 0.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 66 44
Average daily rate
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£500 £419 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.26% +4.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £251 £353 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £420 £270
% change year-on-year
-10.71% +55.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £25.46 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £30.78 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+29.96% +2.59%
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
16730 17174 15442
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 78.79% 78.57% 76.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 11866 11744 10840
Average daily rate £450 £438 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% -2.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 201 238 253
Average hourly rate £21.50 £27.50 £25.70
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.81% +7.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £14.00 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £70.00 £135.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £27.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -12.69%

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 4 March 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 4 March 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 +11 12 £450 +7.39% 4
Canary Wharf +10 1 £550 -
Capacity Management
England

Capacity Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 4 March 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 69 (45.39%) Windows
2 68 (44.74%) ITIL
3 54 (35.53%) Linux
4 44 (28.95%) UNIX
5 43 (28.29%) Oracle
6 41 (26.97%) SQL
7 39 (25.66%) Finance
8 37 (24.34%) Release Management
9 34 (22.37%) Project Management
10 33 (21.71%) SQL Server
11 32 (21.05%) Python
11 32 (21.05%) Service Management
12 28 (18.42%) Problem Management
13 25 (16.45%) Firewall
14 24 (15.79%) Banking
15 23 (15.13%) Change Management
16 22 (14.47%) Configuration Management
16 22 (14.47%) SAN
16 22 (14.47%) Analytical Skills
17 21 (13.82%) VMware Infrastructure
17 21 (13.82%) ITRS Geneos
17 21 (13.82%) VMware
18 20 (13.16%) Fixed Income
19 19 (12.50%) Microsoft
20 18 (11.84%) Performance Monitoring
21 17 (11.18%) MS Excel
21 17 (11.18%) Perl
21 17 (11.18%) Cisco Certification
21 17 (11.18%) Red Hat
21 17 (11.18%) TIBCO

Capacity Management
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 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 12 (7.89%) IIS
2 11 (7.24%) Apache
3 8 (5.26%) Tomcat
4 7 (4.61%) SharePoint
5 6 (3.95%) WebSphere
6 5 (3.29%) WebSphere Application Server
7 4 (2.63%) WebLogic
8 3 (1.97%) Exchange Server 2010
8 3 (1.97%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 3 (1.97%) MS Exchange
8 3 (1.97%) MQSeries
8 3 (1.97%) NetWeaver
9 2 (1.32%) LiveLink
9 2 (1.32%) Lync
10 1 (0.66%) Office Communications Server
10 1 (0.66%) Adobe CQ
10 1 (0.66%) Lotus Domino
10 1 (0.66%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 17 (11.18%) MS Excel
2 7 (4.61%) MS Project
2 7 (4.61%) MS Office
3 5 (3.29%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (2.63%) MS Visio
5 2 (1.32%) ProjectWise
Business Applications
1 5 (3.29%) ION MarketView
1 5 (3.29%) RMDS
2 4 (2.63%) Oracle Applications
2 4 (2.63%) Oracle EBS
3 3 (1.97%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (0.66%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (0.66%) CA PPM
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.32%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 25 (16.45%) Firewall
2 22 (14.47%) SAN
3 14 (9.21%) WAN
4 12 (7.89%) LAN
5 11 (7.24%) NAS
5 11 (7.24%) Multicast
6 8 (5.26%) BIG-IP
7 5 (3.29%) DHCP
7 5 (3.29%) DNS
8 4 (2.63%) VPN
8 4 (2.63%) Wireless
9 3 (1.97%) iSCSI
9 3 (1.97%) Unified Communications
9 3 (1.97%) Fibre Channel
9 3 (1.97%) VoIP
9 3 (1.97%) TCP/IP
10 2 (1.32%) NetScreen
10 2 (1.32%) FTP
11 1 (0.66%) Reverse Proxy
11 1 (0.66%) IMAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (21.71%) SQL Server
2 16 (10.53%) Oracle Database
3 6 (3.95%) Oracle Database 11g
4 4 (2.63%) Oracle Database 10g
5 3 (1.97%) Oracle BI EE
5 3 (1.97%) SAP HANA
5 3 (1.97%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (1.97%) MySQL
5 3 (1.97%) BusinessObjects
6 2 (1.32%) RDBMS
6 2 (1.32%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.66%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (0.66%) NonStop SQL
7 1 (0.66%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 7 (4.61%) JIRA
2 6 (3.95%) Ant
2 6 (3.95%) Subversion
2 6 (3.95%) Maven
2 6 (3.95%) Gradle
2 6 (3.95%) Jenkins
2 6 (3.95%) MSBuild
2 6 (3.95%) TeamCity
2 6 (3.95%) Git (software)
2 6 (3.95%) Mercurial
3 5 (3.29%) Introscope
3 5 (3.29%) JMeter
4 1 (0.66%) PowerBuilder
General
1 39 (25.66%) Finance
2 24 (15.79%) Banking
3 16 (10.53%) Front Office
3 16 (10.53%) Investment Banking
4 6 (3.95%) Back Office
5 5 (3.29%) Telecoms
6 3 (1.97%) Manufacturing
7 2 (1.32%) Pharmaceutical
7 2 (1.32%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.66%) Local Government
8 1 (0.66%) Retail
Job Titles
1 34 (22.37%) Analyst
2 17 (11.18%) Applications Support
3 14 (9.21%) Service Manager
4 13 (8.55%) Project Manager
5 11 (7.24%) Architect
6 10 (6.58%) Capacity Analyst
7 9 (5.92%) Virtualisation Engineer
7 9 (5.92%) Infrastructure Analyst
8 8 (5.26%) Capacity Planner
9 7 (4.61%) Support Analyst
9 7 (4.61%) DBA
9 7 (4.61%) Linux Engineer
9 7 (4.61%) Infrastructure Architect
9 7 (4.61%) Business Analyst
10 6 (3.95%) Applications Support Engineer
10 6 (3.95%) Infrastructure Manager
10 6 (3.95%) Technical Manager
10 6 (3.95%) Support Engineer
10 6 (3.95%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 5 (3.29%) Delivery Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (11.18%) Rendezvous
2 13 (8.55%) .NET
3 11 (7.24%) Middleware
4 6 (3.95%) FIX Protocol
4 6 (3.95%) Django
5 5 (3.29%) Java EE
6 3 (1.97%) Web Services
7 1 (0.66%) LAMP
7 1 (0.66%) .NET Framework
7 1 (0.66%) Flash
7 1 (0.66%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 22 (14.47%) Analytical Skills
2 20 (13.16%) Fixed Income
3 15 (9.87%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 12 (7.89%) Clustering
5 10 (6.58%) Derivative
6 7 (4.61%) Replication
7 5 (3.29%) Equities
7 5 (3.29%) Management Information System
7 5 (3.29%) Equity Derivative
8 3 (1.97%) Performance Metrics
8 3 (1.97%) HACMP
9 2 (1.32%) Blackberry
9 2 (1.32%) PKI
9 2 (1.32%) Credit Risk
9 2 (1.32%) FMCG
10 1 (0.66%) SWIFT
10 1 (0.66%) Open Source
10 1 (0.66%) Mobile App
10 1 (0.66%) User Experience
10 1 (0.66%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 69 (45.39%) Windows
2 54 (35.53%) Linux
3 44 (28.95%) UNIX
4 15 (9.87%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (3.29%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (2.63%) AIX
6 4 (2.63%) Solaris
6 4 (2.63%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (1.97%) Oracle Linux
8 2 (1.32%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (0.66%) SUSE
9 1 (0.66%) Windows NT
9 1 (0.66%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (44.74%) ITIL
2 37 (24.34%) Release Management
3 34 (22.37%) Project Management
4 32 (21.05%) Service Management
5 28 (18.42%) Problem Management
6 23 (15.13%) Change Management
7 22 (14.47%) Configuration Management
8 18 (11.84%) Performance Monitoring
9 14 (9.21%) Disaster Recovery
9 14 (9.21%) Electronic Trading
10 13 (8.55%) Load Balancing
10 13 (8.55%) Migration
10 13 (8.55%) Risk Management
11 12 (7.89%) User Acceptance Testing
12 11 (7.24%) Incident Management
13 10 (6.58%) Benchmarking
13 10 (6.58%) Service Delivery
13 10 (6.58%) Performance Testing
14 9 (5.92%) Continuous Integration
14 9 (5.92%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 41 (26.97%) SQL
2 32 (21.05%) Python
3 17 (11.18%) Perl
4 14 (9.21%) Java
5 12 (7.89%) C++
6 8 (5.26%) PowerShell
7 7 (4.61%) VB
8 6 (3.95%) C#
8 6 (3.95%) Bash Shell
9 5 (3.29%) Ruby
9 5 (3.29%) PL/SQL
10 3 (1.97%) VBA
10 3 (1.97%) VBScript
10 3 (1.97%) C
11 2 (1.32%) Shell Script
12 1 (0.66%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
Qualifications
1 17 (11.18%) Cisco Certification
2 13 (8.55%) CCNA
3 11 (7.24%) Security Cleared
4 7 (4.61%) ITIL Certification
5 6 (3.95%) SC Cleared
6 5 (3.29%) DV Cleared
6 5 (3.29%) PMP
6 5 (3.29%) PMI Certification
6 5 (3.29%) Microsoft Certification
7 4 (2.63%) MCSE
7 4 (2.63%) Degree
8 3 (1.97%) NCDA
8 3 (1.97%) MCITP
8 3 (1.97%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 3 (1.97%) RHCT
8 3 (1.97%) RHCE
9 2 (1.32%) CCIE
9 2 (1.32%) CCNP
10 1 (0.66%) PgMP
10 1 (0.66%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (8.55%) SLA
2 1 (0.66%) QA
2 1 (0.66%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 21 (13.82%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (7.24%) VMware ESXi
3 10 (6.58%) VMware ESX
3 10 (6.58%) KVM
4 8 (5.26%) vSphere
4 8 (5.26%) Oracle RAC
5 5 (3.29%) Active Directory
6 3 (1.97%) XenApp
6 3 (1.97%) PowerHA
6 3 (1.97%) NFS
7 1 (0.66%) VMware Server
7 1 (0.66%) vCloud
7 1 (0.66%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 21 (13.82%) ITRS Geneos
2 9 (5.92%) Backup Exec
2 9 (5.92%) BladeLogic
3 8 (5.26%) SCOM
4 6 (3.95%) NetBackup
5 4 (2.63%) Data Guard
6 3 (1.97%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 3 (1.97%) Control-M
6 3 (1.97%) MIMEsweeper
6 3 (1.97%) MAILsweeper
7 2 (1.32%) Nagios
8 1 (0.66%) SCCM
8 1 (0.66%) Forefront Identity Manager
8 1 (0.66%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 43 (28.29%) Oracle
2 21 (13.82%) VMware
3 19 (12.50%) Microsoft
4 17 (11.18%) Red Hat
4 17 (11.18%) TIBCO
5 11 (7.24%) Cisco
6 10 (6.58%) CA
7 9 (5.92%) Splunk
7 9 (5.92%) NetApp
8 7 (4.61%) F5
8 7 (4.61%) Reuters
8 7 (4.61%) HP
8 7 (4.61%) BMC
9 6 (3.95%) eSpeed
9 6 (3.95%) MarketAxess
10 5 (3.29%) ION Trading
10 5 (3.29%) IBM
10 5 (3.29%) SAP
10 5 (3.29%) CheckPoint
10 5 (3.29%) Nortel
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