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 August 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Capacity Management
Rank 313 308 333
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +25
Contract jobs citing Capacity Management 101 123 74
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.42% 0.49% 0.28%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.54% 0.64% 0.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 78 100 51
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£525 £435 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.68% -3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £336 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £322 £378
% change year-on-year
+18.01% -14.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £187.50 - £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.17 - £21.50
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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
18761 19158 19398
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 77.11% 76.59% 74.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 13057 13421 13065
Average daily rate £450 £450 £435
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £360
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 219 230 359
Average hourly rate £21.25 £22.50 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% -30.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £14.00 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £52.50 £48.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.50 £30.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-15.00% -3.22%

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 August 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 29 August 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 20 £455 +5.81% 5
Canary Wharf - - - -
Bromley - - - -
Harrow - - - -
Kingston Upon Thames - - - -
Uxbridge - - - - 1
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Capacity Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 84 (42.42%) Windows
2 74 (37.37%) ITIL
3 67 (33.84%) Linux
4 58 (29.29%) Change Management
5 53 (26.77%) SQL
6 52 (26.26%) Banking
7 50 (25.25%) UNIX
8 45 (22.73%) Finance
9 44 (22.22%) Project Management
10 41 (20.71%) Python
11 40 (20.20%) Red Hat
12 39 (19.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 37 (18.69%) VMware
14 36 (18.18%) Firewall
14 36 (18.18%) Perl
15 33 (16.67%) PowerShell
16 32 (16.16%) Microsoft
17 31 (15.66%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
18 29 (14.65%) Electronic Trading
18 29 (14.65%) Release Management
18 29 (14.65%) Multicast
19 28 (14.14%) TIBCO
19 28 (14.14%) Rendezvous
19 28 (14.14%) Active Directory
19 28 (14.14%) Investment Banking
20 27 (13.64%) Disaster Recovery
20 27 (13.64%) Low Latency
21 26 (13.13%) Fixed Income
22 25 (12.63%) SAN
22 25 (12.63%) Reuters

Capacity Management
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 15 (7.58%) IIS
2 14 (7.07%) Tomcat
3 13 (6.57%) Apache
4 10 (5.05%) Lync
5 8 (4.04%) IBM HTTP Server
6 5 (2.53%) SharePoint
6 5 (2.53%) MS Exchange
6 5 (2.53%) MindAlign
6 5 (2.53%) WebLogic
7 4 (2.02%) Exchange Server 2010
8 3 (1.52%) nginx
9 2 (1.01%) NetWeaver
9 2 (1.01%) WebSphere
10 1 (0.51%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 1 (0.51%) Office Communications Server
10 1 (0.51%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 1 (0.51%) Adobe CQ
Applications
1 18 (9.09%) MS Excel
2 11 (5.56%) MS Office
3 5 (2.53%) Spreadsheet
4 3 (1.52%) MS Project
4 3 (1.52%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 5 (2.53%) Temenos T24
2 4 (2.02%) Remedy ITSM
3 2 (1.01%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.51%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (0.51%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.51%) Office 365
1 1 (0.51%) IBM SmartCloud
Communications & Networking
1 36 (18.18%) Firewall
2 29 (14.65%) Multicast
3 25 (12.63%) SAN
4 11 (5.56%) DNS
5 10 (5.05%) DHCP
6 9 (4.55%) LDAP
6 9 (4.55%) BIG-IP
7 8 (4.04%) Intranet
8 6 (3.03%) Unified Communications
8 6 (3.03%) LAN
9 5 (2.53%) WAN
9 5 (2.53%) Internet
10 4 (2.02%) iSCSI
10 4 (2.02%) Broadband
10 4 (2.02%) TCP/IP
11 3 (1.52%) HTTP
11 3 (1.52%) SMTP
11 3 (1.52%) VoIP
11 3 (1.52%) Wi-Fi
11 3 (1.52%) DSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (12.12%) SQL Server
2 7 (3.54%) SQL Server 2005
2 7 (3.54%) SQL Server 2008
2 7 (3.54%) Oracle Database
3 6 (3.03%) MySQL
4 5 (2.53%) Oracle Database 10g
4 5 (2.53%) Oracle Database 11g
4 5 (2.53%) Relational Database
5 4 (2.02%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 4 (2.02%) Sybase IQ
5 4 (2.02%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 4 (2.02%) Sybase ASE
5 4 (2.02%) RDBMS
6 3 (1.52%) PostgreSQL
6 3 (1.52%) MongoDB
6 3 (1.52%) Redis
7 2 (1.01%) SAP HANA
7 2 (1.01%) BusinessObjects
7 2 (1.01%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.51%) DB2
Development Applications
1 6 (3.03%) JIRA
General
1 52 (26.26%) Banking
2 45 (22.73%) Finance
3 28 (14.14%) Investment Banking
4 17 (8.59%) Front Office
5 9 (4.55%) Back Office
6 6 (3.03%) Telecoms
6 6 (3.03%) Retail
7 3 (1.52%) Financial Institution
8 2 (1.01%) Pharmaceutical
8 2 (1.01%) Legal
8 2 (1.01%) Manufacturing
8 2 (1.01%) Advertising
9 1 (0.51%) Publishing
9 1 (0.51%) Billing
9 1 (0.51%) Local Government
9 1 (0.51%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 29 (14.65%) Analyst
2 23 (11.62%) Applications Support
2 23 (11.62%) Linux Support
3 14 (7.07%) Linux Engineer
4 13 (6.57%) Team Leader
5 12 (6.06%) Support Engineer
6 10 (5.05%) Architect
7 9 (4.55%) Infrastructure Team Leader
7 9 (4.55%) Capacity Manager
7 9 (4.55%) VMware Engineer
8 8 (4.04%) Capacity Analyst
9 7 (3.54%) DevOps Engineer
10 6 (3.03%) Web Engineer
10 6 (3.03%) Integration Engineer
10 6 (3.03%) Infrastructure Manager
10 6 (3.03%) Technical Analyst
10 6 (3.03%) DBA
10 6 (3.03%) Infrastructure Analyst
11 5 (2.53%) Linux Support Engineer
12 4 (2.02%) Wintel Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (14.14%) Rendezvous
2 20 (10.10%) Middleware
3 8 (4.04%) .NET
3 8 (4.04%) Java EE
3 8 (4.04%) WCF
4 5 (2.53%) J2EE
4 5 (2.53%) XMPP
5 3 (1.52%) Windows SharePoint Services
6 1 (0.51%) LAMP
6 1 (0.51%) XML
6 1 (0.51%) WebSphere MQ
6 1 (0.51%) WebSphere Message Broker
Miscellaneous
1 31 (15.66%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 26 (13.13%) Fixed Income
3 18 (9.09%) Clustering
4 6 (3.03%) Replication
5 4 (2.02%) Management Information System
5 4 (2.02%) Computer Science
6 3 (1.52%) CMDB
6 3 (1.52%) iPad
6 3 (1.52%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (1.01%) IBM XIV
7 2 (1.01%) Hedge funds
7 2 (1.01%) SWIFT
7 2 (1.01%) Derivative
7 2 (1.01%) Equities
7 2 (1.01%) HACMP
8 1 (0.51%) Blackberry
8 1 (0.51%) GIS
8 1 (0.51%) NHS
8 1 (0.51%) Thin Client
8 1 (0.51%) e-Health
Operating Systems
1 84 (42.42%) Windows
2 67 (33.84%) Linux
3 50 (25.25%) UNIX
4 39 (19.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 22 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
6 13 (6.57%) Solaris
7 9 (4.55%) Windows Server 2012
8 8 (4.04%) Windows Server 2003
9 5 (2.53%) Windows XP
10 2 (1.01%) AIX
11 1 (0.51%) CentOS
11 1 (0.51%) Windows 7
11 1 (0.51%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 74 (37.37%) ITIL
2 58 (29.29%) Change Management
3 44 (22.22%) Project Management
4 29 (14.65%) Release Management
4 29 (14.65%) Electronic Trading
5 27 (13.64%) Low Latency
5 27 (13.64%) Disaster Recovery
6 24 (12.12%) Service Management
6 24 (12.12%) Problem Management
7 19 (9.60%) Capacity Planning
8 17 (8.59%) Service Delivery
8 17 (8.59%) Migration
9 16 (8.08%) Performance Management
10 15 (7.58%) Incident Management
11 12 (6.06%) DevOps
12 10 (5.05%) Configuration Management
12 10 (5.05%) Agile Software Development
13 9 (4.55%) Business Continuity
13 9 (4.55%) Knowledge Management
13 9 (4.55%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 53 (26.77%) SQL
2 41 (20.71%) Python
3 36 (18.18%) Perl
4 33 (16.67%) PowerShell
5 18 (9.09%) VB
6 17 (8.59%) Java
7 7 (3.54%) C
8 6 (3.03%) Ruby
9 3 (1.52%) Shell Script
9 3 (1.52%) C#
9 3 (1.52%) C++
10 1 (0.51%) Ada
10 1 (0.51%) Bash Shell
10 1 (0.51%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
Qualifications
1 17 (8.59%) Security Cleared
2 14 (7.07%) Degree
3 10 (5.05%) Microsoft Certification
4 8 (4.04%) DV Cleared
5 6 (3.03%) SC Cleared
6 4 (2.02%) ITIL Certification
7 3 (1.52%) MCSE
7 3 (1.52%) Cisco Certification
8 2 (1.01%) CCNA
8 2 (1.01%) NCDA
8 2 (1.01%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 2 (1.01%) MCITP
9 1 (0.51%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 1 (0.51%) CCNP
9 1 (0.51%) CCVP
9 1 (0.51%) RHCT
9 1 (0.51%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (3.54%) SLA
2 4 (2.02%) COBIT
3 1 (0.51%) QA
3 1 (0.51%) TickIT
System Software
1 28 (14.14%) Active Directory
2 21 (10.61%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (6.57%) VMware ESX
4 7 (3.54%) Oracle RAC
5 6 (3.03%) VMware ESXi
6 5 (2.53%) Hyper-V
7 4 (2.02%) Oracle RMAN
7 4 (2.02%) XenApp
8 3 (1.52%) NFS
9 2 (1.01%) PowerHA
10 1 (0.51%) EMC RecoverPoint
10 1 (0.51%) vSphere
10 1 (0.51%) FreeRADIUS
10 1 (0.51%) Sendmail
10 1 (0.51%) ProxySG
10 1 (0.51%) Squid
10 1 (0.51%) Xen
10 1 (0.51%) NLBS
Systems Management
1 15 (7.58%) BladeLogic
2 12 (6.06%) SCOM
2 12 (6.06%) ITRS Geneos
3 8 (4.04%) WMI
3 8 (4.04%) Control-M
4 6 (3.03%) Tivoli
4 6 (3.03%) HP SIM
5 5 (2.53%) SCCM
5 5 (2.53%) Data Guard
5 5 (2.53%) OpenView
6 4 (2.02%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 4 (2.02%) BMC PATROL
7 3 (1.52%) EMC NetWorker
7 3 (1.52%) Puppet
8 2 (1.01%) HP Data Protector
8 2 (1.01%) SCDPM
8 2 (1.01%) WSUS
8 2 (1.01%) NetBackup
8 2 (1.01%) OpenView Configuration Management
9 1 (0.51%) MIMEsweeper
Vendors
1 40 (20.20%) Red Hat
2 37 (18.69%) VMware
3 32 (16.16%) Microsoft
4 28 (14.14%) TIBCO
5 25 (12.63%) Reuters
5 25 (12.63%) eSpeed
5 25 (12.63%) MarketAxess
6 22 (11.11%) Oracle
7 15 (7.58%) HP
7 15 (7.58%) Citrix
8 13 (6.57%) Cisco
9 12 (6.06%) NetApp
10 9 (4.55%) Altiris
10 9 (4.55%) EMC
11 8 (4.04%) IBM
12 7 (3.54%) BMC
13 5 (2.53%) Veritas
13 5 (2.53%) Remedy
13 5 (2.53%) Sybase
13 5 (2.53%) Temenos
London
Huxley Associates
Rate: £550 - £650 per day + competitive
Posted: 19 hours ago
City, London
Venturi
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 22 hours ago
London
Experis Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ReThink Recruitment
Rate: £240 - £250 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £400.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: 7 days ago
London
Interquest - Fulcrum Telecom
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 16 days ago
London
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Rate: £500 - £520 per day
Posted: 17 days ago
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Rate: £500 - £520 per day
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