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 29 July 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
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Capacity Management
Rank 347 313 304
Rank change year-on-year
-34 -9
Contract jobs citing Capacity Management 67 107 118
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.28% 0.45% 0.49%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.36% 0.57% 0.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 79 93
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£400 £500 £435
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +14.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £306 £275 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £560 £510
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £380 £300
% change year-on-year
-1.31% +26.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £187.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £26.83 -
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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 London region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
18668 18664 19051
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 79.27% 79.03% 78.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 13353 13049 13235
Average daily rate £450 £445 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.12% -1.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 220 227 267
Average hourly rate £21.50 £20.00 £28.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.50% -28.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £14.00 £14.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £76.00 £53.50 £52.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £26.98 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+11.21% -12.98%

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 29 July 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 29 July 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
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IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +9 26 £400 -9.09% 4
Capacity Management
England

Capacity Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 70 (46.36%) Linux
2 64 (42.38%) Windows
3 60 (39.74%) SQL
4 58 (38.41%) Oracle
5 47 (31.13%) ITIL
6 41 (27.15%) Python
6 41 (27.15%) Firewall
7 39 (25.83%) Release Management
8 36 (23.84%) Problem Management
8 36 (23.84%) Cisco
9 35 (23.18%) Red Hat
10 34 (22.52%) Project Management
10 34 (22.52%) UNIX
11 33 (21.85%) SQL Server
12 32 (21.19%) Microsoft
12 32 (21.19%) VMware
13 31 (20.53%) SAN
14 29 (19.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 29 (19.21%) ITRS Geneos
15 26 (17.22%) Java
15 26 (17.22%) Fixed Income
16 25 (16.56%) .NET
16 25 (16.56%) IIS
16 25 (16.56%) Apache
16 25 (16.56%) Load Balancing
17 24 (15.89%) Bash Shell
17 24 (15.89%) MS Excel
18 23 (15.23%) Perl
18 23 (15.23%) Finance
18 23 (15.23%) Oracle Database

Capacity Management
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 25 (16.56%) IIS
1 25 (16.56%) Apache
2 17 (11.26%) Tomcat
3 9 (5.96%) Oracle Workflow
4 8 (5.30%) WebSphere
4 8 (5.30%) WebSphere Application Server
5 7 (4.64%) Lync
6 6 (3.97%) SharePoint
7 5 (3.31%) WebLogic
7 5 (3.31%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 5 (3.31%) OpenStack
8 2 (1.32%) MindAlign
9 1 (0.66%) Drupal
9 1 (0.66%) nginx
9 1 (0.66%) Apache Solr
9 1 (0.66%) Exchange Server 2010
9 1 (0.66%) MQSeries
9 1 (0.66%) JBoss
9 1 (0.66%) MS Exchange
9 1 (0.66%) CMS
Applications
1 24 (15.89%) MS Excel
2 6 (3.97%) MS Office
3 1 (0.66%) MS Project
3 1 (0.66%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.66%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (0.66%) ProjectWise
Business Applications
1 11 (7.28%) ION MarketView
2 8 (5.30%) RMDS
3 6 (3.97%) Oracle Applications
4 5 (3.31%) Oracle EBS
4 5 (3.31%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
4 5 (3.31%) Oracle EBS R12
5 3 (1.99%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 6 (3.97%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (3.31%) IaaS
2 5 (3.31%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 41 (27.15%) Firewall
2 31 (20.53%) SAN
3 22 (14.57%) NAS
4 13 (8.61%) Multicast
5 11 (7.28%) TCP/IP
5 11 (7.28%) LAN
6 9 (5.96%) LDAP
6 9 (5.96%) DNS
7 8 (5.30%) BIG-IP
7 8 (5.30%) iSCSI
8 7 (4.64%) VLAN
9 6 (3.97%) FTP
10 5 (3.31%) SMTP
10 5 (3.31%) DHCP
10 5 (3.31%) Unified Communications
10 5 (3.31%) Fibre Channel
11 4 (2.65%) BGP
11 4 (2.65%) WAN
12 2 (1.32%) VPN
12 2 (1.32%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (21.85%) SQL Server
2 23 (15.23%) Oracle Database
3 7 (4.64%) Big Data
3 7 (4.64%) Oracle Database 11g
4 6 (3.97%) Oracle Database 10g
5 5 (3.31%) Oracle BI EE
5 5 (3.31%) Hadoop
6 3 (1.99%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (1.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (1.32%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.66%) MySQL
8 1 (0.66%) Oracle8/8i Database
8 1 (0.66%) Oracle9i Database
8 1 (0.66%) NonStop SQL
8 1 (0.66%) BusinessObjects
8 1 (0.66%) Oracle Database 12c
8 1 (0.66%) Redis
Development Applications
1 17 (11.26%) Subversion
1 17 (11.26%) Jenkins
2 16 (10.60%) Maven
2 16 (10.60%) Ant
2 16 (10.60%) TeamCity
2 16 (10.60%) Git (software)
2 16 (10.60%) Mercurial
2 16 (10.60%) MSBuild
2 16 (10.60%) Gradle
3 14 (9.27%) JIRA
4 8 (5.30%) Introscope
4 8 (5.30%) JMeter
5 1 (0.66%) PowerBuilder
General
1 23 (15.23%) Finance
2 14 (9.27%) Banking
3 6 (3.97%) Investment Banking
4 4 (2.65%) Telecoms
4 4 (2.65%) Aerospace
5 2 (1.32%) Law
5 2 (1.32%) Back Office
6 1 (0.66%) German Language
6 1 (0.66%) Legal
6 1 (0.66%) Retail
6 1 (0.66%) Multimedia
6 1 (0.66%) Billing
Job Titles
1 21 (13.91%) Administrator
2 16 (10.60%) Analyst
2 16 (10.60%) Systems Administrator
3 15 (9.93%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 13 (8.61%) Service Manager
5 10 (6.62%) Support Engineer
5 10 (6.62%) Applications Support
5 10 (6.62%) DBA
6 9 (5.96%) Applications Support Engineer
7 8 (5.30%) Architect
8 6 (3.97%) Solutions Architect
8 6 (3.97%) Data Analyst
8 6 (3.97%) Oracle DBA
8 6 (3.97%) Capacity Analyst
9 5 (3.31%) Linux Engineer
9 5 (3.31%) Technical Solutions Architect
9 5 (3.31%) Oracle Applications DBA
9 5 (3.31%) Release Manager
9 5 (3.31%) Technical Architect
9 5 (3.31%) Storage Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (16.56%) .NET
2 22 (14.57%) Rendezvous
3 16 (10.60%) Django
4 9 (5.96%) Middleware
5 8 (5.30%) Java EE
5 8 (5.30%) FIX Protocol
6 3 (1.99%) Web Services
7 2 (1.32%) XMPP
8 1 (0.66%) Ruby on Rails
8 1 (0.66%) .NET Framework
8 1 (0.66%) ActiveMQ
8 1 (0.66%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 26 (17.22%) Fixed Income
2 19 (12.58%) Data Centre
3 12 (7.95%) Analytical Skills
4 10 (6.62%) Clustering
4 10 (6.62%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 8 (5.30%) Eurex
6 7 (4.64%) Management Information System
7 6 (3.97%) Thin Client
7 6 (3.97%) Replication
7 6 (3.97%) Fat Client
7 6 (3.97%) FlexPod
8 5 (3.31%) Hybrid Cloud
8 5 (3.31%) EMC VNX
8 5 (3.31%) EMC VMAX
8 5 (3.31%) CLARiiON
9 4 (2.65%) CMDB
10 3 (1.99%) Freedom of Information
10 3 (1.99%) Freedom of Information Act
11 2 (1.32%) Blackberry
11 2 (1.32%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 70 (46.36%) Linux
2 64 (42.38%) Windows
3 34 (22.52%) UNIX
4 29 (19.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 13 (8.61%) Windows Server 2012
6 11 (7.28%) Windows Server 2003
7 9 (5.96%) CentOS
7 9 (5.96%) Windows 7
8 8 (5.30%) Windows 8
8 8 (5.30%) Ubuntu
9 7 (4.64%) Windows Server 2008
10 5 (3.31%) Data ONTAP
10 5 (3.31%) Solaris
11 1 (0.66%) AIX
11 1 (0.66%) SUSE
11 1 (0.66%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (31.13%) ITIL
2 39 (25.83%) Release Management
3 36 (23.84%) Problem Management
4 34 (22.52%) Project Management
5 25 (16.56%) Load Balancing
6 22 (14.57%) Change Management
7 20 (13.25%) Migration
8 16 (10.60%) Service Management
8 16 (10.60%) Continuous Integration
9 14 (9.27%) Technical Analysis
10 13 (8.61%) Performance Monitoring
10 13 (8.61%) Electronic Trading
10 13 (8.61%) Risk Management
11 12 (7.95%) Service Delivery
12 11 (7.28%) Performance Management
13 10 (6.62%) Workflow
13 10 (6.62%) Configuration Management
14 9 (5.96%) E-Commerce
14 9 (5.96%) Agile Software Development
14 9 (5.96%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 60 (39.74%) SQL
2 41 (27.15%) Python
3 26 (17.22%) Java
4 24 (15.89%) Bash Shell
5 23 (15.23%) Perl
6 18 (11.92%) C++
7 9 (5.96%) C
8 4 (2.65%) PowerShell
9 3 (1.99%) Shell Script
10 2 (1.32%) C#
10 2 (1.32%) T-SQL
11 1 (0.66%) VB
11 1 (0.66%) MATLAB
11 1 (0.66%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 15 (9.93%) Security Cleared
2 11 (7.28%) Cisco Certification
3 10 (6.62%) CCNA
4 8 (5.30%) DV Cleared
5 5 (3.31%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (3.31%) Degree
5 5 (3.31%) MCSE
5 5 (3.31%) IBM Certification
6 4 (2.65%) BC Cleared
6 4 (2.65%) ITIL Certification
7 3 (1.99%) RHCE
7 3 (1.99%) CCNP
8 2 (1.32%) SC Cleared
8 2 (1.32%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 1 (0.66%) HP APS
9 1 (0.66%) CITP
9 1 (0.66%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 1 (0.66%) CCIE
9 1 (0.66%) ACCA
9 1 (0.66%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (6.62%) SLA
2 2 (1.32%) QA
3 1 (0.66%) Dodd-Frank
System Software
1 22 (14.57%) VMware Infrastructure
2 16 (10.60%) VMware ESXi
3 14 (9.27%) Active Directory
4 9 (5.96%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 9 (5.96%) NFS
5 8 (5.30%) vSphere
5 8 (5.30%) Hyper-V
6 6 (3.97%) Oracle RAC
7 5 (3.31%) SRDF
7 5 (3.31%) EMC RecoverPoint
7 5 (3.31%) Terminal Services
7 5 (3.31%) VMware ESX
8 3 (1.99%) KVM
9 2 (1.32%) XenApp
9 2 (1.32%) XenDesktop
10 1 (0.66%) Varnish
10 1 (0.66%) XenServer
10 1 (0.66%) Microsoft App-V
10 1 (0.66%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 29 (19.21%) ITRS Geneos
2 16 (10.60%) BladeLogic
3 11 (7.28%) Puppet
4 9 (5.96%) SCOM
5 8 (5.30%) ZABBIX
6 6 (3.97%) Data Guard
6 6 (3.97%) SCCM
6 6 (3.97%) NetBackup
7 5 (3.31%) MOM
7 5 (3.31%) EMC VPLEX
7 5 (3.31%) SnapMirror
7 5 (3.31%) SnapVault
8 2 (1.32%) SCOrch
9 1 (0.66%) Forefront Identity Manager
9 1 (0.66%) XenMobile
9 1 (0.66%) vMotion
9 1 (0.66%) Vagrant
9 1 (0.66%) Opscode Chef
9 1 (0.66%) Nagios
9 1 (0.66%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 58 (38.41%) Oracle
2 36 (23.84%) Cisco
3 35 (23.18%) Red Hat
4 32 (21.19%) Microsoft
4 32 (21.19%) VMware
5 22 (14.57%) TIBCO
6 20 (13.25%) HP
7 18 (11.92%) Splunk
8 17 (11.26%) NetApp
9 13 (8.61%) Dell
10 11 (7.28%) Sybase
10 11 (7.28%) Citrix
10 11 (7.28%) ION Trading
10 11 (7.28%) Brocade
11 9 (5.96%) Reuters
12 8 (5.30%) eSpeed
12 8 (5.30%) MarketAxess
12 8 (5.30%) F5
12 8 (5.30%) Currenex
13 7 (4.64%) IBM
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