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 September 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 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Capacity Management
Rank 342 321 307
Rank change year-on-year
-21 -14
Contract jobs citing Capacity Management 71 100 122
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.30% 0.42% 0.49%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.37% 0.53% 0.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 77 100
Average daily rate
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£381 £500 £435
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-23.75% +14.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £328 £275 £336
10% offered a daily rate of more than £593 £550 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £369 £322
% change year-on-year
+3.05% +14.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £187.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £93.75 £37.17 £31.56
% change year-on-year
+152.25% +17.77%
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
18950 18955 19371
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 79.97% 79.16% 78.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 13553 13216 13545
Average daily rate £450 £450 £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 206 218 237
Average hourly rate £22.00 £21.62 £23.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.75% -8.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.50 £13.97
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.00 £53.00 £55.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £26.98 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+20.48% -11.55%

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 September 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 September 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 +17 27 £375 - 3
Capacity Management
England

Capacity Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 63 (41.72%) Windows
2 57 (37.75%) Linux
3 55 (36.42%) SQL
4 50 (33.11%) ITIL
5 47 (31.13%) VMware
6 43 (28.48%) Oracle
7 40 (26.49%) Cisco
8 37 (24.50%) Finance
9 35 (23.18%) Firewall
9 35 (23.18%) Microsoft
10 31 (20.53%) Python
11 30 (19.87%) SAN
12 28 (18.54%) Project Management
13 27 (17.88%) Red Hat
13 27 (17.88%) SQL Server
13 27 (17.88%) UNIX
14 26 (17.22%) Change Management
15 25 (16.56%) Perl
15 25 (16.56%) Problem Management
16 23 (15.23%) Release Management
16 23 (15.23%) VMware Infrastructure
16 23 (15.23%) NAS
17 22 (14.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
18 21 (13.91%) Data Centre
19 20 (13.25%) Bash Shell
19 20 (13.25%) Security Cleared
20 19 (12.58%) MS Excel
20 19 (12.58%) Active Directory
20 19 (12.58%) Service Management
21 18 (11.92%) HP

Capacity Management
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 18 (11.92%) IIS
2 14 (9.27%) Apache
3 11 (7.28%) Tomcat
4 10 (6.62%) SharePoint
5 9 (5.96%) Oracle Workflow
6 7 (4.64%) MS Exchange
7 6 (3.97%) Lync
7 6 (3.97%) Exchange Server 2010
8 5 (3.31%) OpenStack
8 5 (3.31%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 4 (2.65%) WebLogic
9 4 (2.65%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 3 (1.99%) WebSphere
10 3 (1.99%) WebSphere Application Server
11 2 (1.32%) MindAlign
12 1 (0.66%) Drupal
12 1 (0.66%) nginx
12 1 (0.66%) Apache Solr
12 1 (0.66%) JBoss
12 1 (0.66%) CMS
Applications
1 19 (12.58%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.99%) 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 7 (4.64%) ION MarketView
2 5 (3.31%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
3 4 (2.65%) Oracle EBS R12
3 4 (2.65%) Oracle EBS
3 4 (2.65%) Oracle Applications
4 3 (1.99%) RMDS
4 3 (1.99%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 8 (5.30%) IaaS
2 7 (4.64%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (3.97%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 35 (23.18%) Firewall
2 30 (19.87%) SAN
3 23 (15.23%) NAS
4 16 (10.60%) LAN
5 15 (9.93%) DNS
6 11 (7.28%) DHCP
7 10 (6.62%) TCP/IP
7 10 (6.62%) VLAN
8 9 (5.96%) iSCSI
8 9 (5.96%) WAN
8 9 (5.96%) LDAP
9 7 (4.64%) BGP
9 7 (4.64%) Multicast
10 6 (3.97%) FTP
11 5 (3.31%) SMTP
11 5 (3.31%) OSPF
11 5 (3.31%) Unified Communications
11 5 (3.31%) Wireless
11 5 (3.31%) PCoIP
11 5 (3.31%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (17.88%) SQL Server
2 18 (11.92%) Oracle Database
3 7 (4.64%) Big Data
4 5 (3.31%) Hadoop
4 5 (3.31%) Oracle Database 10g
4 5 (3.31%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (3.31%) Oracle Database 11g
5 4 (2.65%) Oracle BI EE
5 4 (2.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (2.65%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (1.32%) MySQL
7 1 (0.66%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.66%) Oracle Database 12c
7 1 (0.66%) Redis
7 1 (0.66%) Crystal Reports
7 1 (0.66%) Oracle8/8i Database
7 1 (0.66%) Oracle9i Database
7 1 (0.66%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 14 (9.27%) Subversion
2 11 (7.28%) Jenkins
3 10 (6.62%) Maven
3 10 (6.62%) Ant
3 10 (6.62%) TeamCity
3 10 (6.62%) Git (software)
3 10 (6.62%) Mercurial
3 10 (6.62%) MSBuild
3 10 (6.62%) Gradle
4 9 (5.96%) JIRA
5 3 (1.99%) Introscope
5 3 (1.99%) JMeter
General
1 37 (24.50%) Finance
2 11 (7.28%) Banking
3 4 (2.65%) Aerospace
3 4 (2.65%) Telecoms
3 4 (2.65%) Investment Banking
4 2 (1.32%) Back Office
4 2 (1.32%) Law
5 1 (0.66%) Legal
5 1 (0.66%) Games
5 1 (0.66%) Retail
5 1 (0.66%) Multimedia
5 1 (0.66%) Billing
5 1 (0.66%) German Language
Job Titles
1 26 (17.22%) Administrator
2 19 (12.58%) Systems Administrator
3 12 (7.95%) Architect
4 11 (7.28%) DBA
5 10 (6.62%) Analyst
5 10 (6.62%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 9 (5.96%) Service Manager
6 9 (5.96%) Solutions Architect
7 7 (4.64%) Network Engineer
8 5 (3.31%) Technical Architect
8 5 (3.31%) Oracle DBA
8 5 (3.31%) SQL DBA
8 5 (3.31%) Technical Leader
8 5 (3.31%) Technical Solutions Architect
8 5 (3.31%) Storage Architect
8 5 (3.31%) VMWare Administrator
8 5 (3.31%) Cloud Architect
9 4 (2.65%) UNIX Systems Administrator
9 4 (2.65%) Oracle Applications DBA
9 4 (2.65%) UNIX Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (8.61%) .NET
2 11 (7.28%) Rendezvous
3 10 (6.62%) Django
4 6 (3.97%) Web Services
4 6 (3.97%) FIX Protocol
5 4 (2.65%) Middleware
6 3 (1.99%) Java EE
7 2 (1.32%) XMPP
8 1 (0.66%) Ruby on Rails
8 1 (0.66%) ActiveMQ
Miscellaneous
1 21 (13.91%) Data Centre
2 16 (10.60%) Fixed Income
3 13 (8.61%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (4.64%) Clustering
5 6 (3.97%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 6 (3.97%) Thin Client
5 6 (3.97%) Blackberry
5 6 (3.97%) Management Information System
5 6 (3.97%) Replication
5 6 (3.97%) Eurex
5 6 (3.97%) FlexPod
5 6 (3.97%) Fat Client
6 5 (3.31%) Hybrid Cloud
6 5 (3.31%) EMC VNX
6 5 (3.31%) EMC VMAX
6 5 (3.31%) CLARiiON
7 4 (2.65%) CMDB
8 3 (1.99%) Freedom of Information
8 3 (1.99%) Freedom of Information Act
9 2 (1.32%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 63 (41.72%) Windows
2 57 (37.75%) Linux
3 27 (17.88%) UNIX
4 22 (14.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 14 (9.27%) Windows 7
5 14 (9.27%) Windows Server 2012
6 11 (7.28%) Windows Server 2003
7 10 (6.62%) Windows Server 2008
8 9 (5.96%) CentOS
9 8 (5.30%) Windows 8
9 8 (5.30%) Ubuntu
9 8 (5.30%) Solaris
10 5 (3.31%) Data ONTAP
11 4 (2.65%) Android
12 1 (0.66%) VMS
12 1 (0.66%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (33.11%) ITIL
2 28 (18.54%) Project Management
3 26 (17.22%) Change Management
4 25 (16.56%) Problem Management
5 23 (15.23%) Release Management
6 19 (12.58%) Service Management
7 17 (11.26%) Service Delivery
8 16 (10.60%) Migration
9 14 (9.27%) Load Balancing
10 13 (8.61%) Configuration Management
10 13 (8.61%) Performance Monitoring
11 12 (7.95%) Mentoring
12 11 (7.28%) Performance Tuning
13 10 (6.62%) Continuous Integration
13 10 (6.62%) Capacity Planning
14 9 (5.96%) Workflow Management
14 9 (5.96%) Workflow
14 9 (5.96%) Data Management
14 9 (5.96%) Performance Management
14 9 (5.96%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 55 (36.42%) SQL
2 31 (20.53%) Python
3 25 (16.56%) Perl
4 20 (13.25%) Bash Shell
5 14 (9.27%) Java
6 12 (7.95%) C++
7 9 (5.96%) C
7 9 (5.96%) PowerShell
8 4 (2.65%) T-SQL
9 3 (1.99%) VBScript
9 3 (1.99%) Shell Script
10 2 (1.32%) Bourne shell
10 2 (1.32%) C#
11 1 (0.66%) VB
11 1 (0.66%) MATLAB
11 1 (0.66%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 20 (13.25%) Security Cleared
2 12 (7.95%) Cisco Certification
3 11 (7.28%) CCNA
4 7 (4.64%) SC Cleared
5 6 (3.97%) MCSE
5 6 (3.97%) Microsoft Certification
5 6 (3.97%) DV Cleared
6 5 (3.31%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 5 (3.31%) IBM Certification
7 4 (2.65%) BC Cleared
8 3 (1.99%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 3 (1.99%) RHCE
8 3 (1.99%) ITIL Certification
8 3 (1.99%) CCNP
9 2 (1.32%) Degree
10 1 (0.66%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 1 (0.66%) MCITP
10 1 (0.66%) ACCA
10 1 (0.66%) CIMA
10 1 (0.66%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (9.27%) SLA
2 2 (1.32%) QA
3 1 (0.66%) Dodd-Frank
3 1 (0.66%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 23 (15.23%) VMware Infrastructure
2 19 (12.58%) Active Directory
3 17 (11.26%) VMware ESXi
4 13 (8.61%) vSphere
5 10 (6.62%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 10 (6.62%) Oracle RAC
5 10 (6.62%) NFS
6 8 (5.30%) Hyper-V
7 6 (3.97%) VMware ESX
8 5 (3.31%) Terminal Services
8 5 (3.31%) ISA Server
8 5 (3.31%) SRDF
8 5 (3.31%) EMC RecoverPoint
8 5 (3.31%) BitLocker
9 4 (2.65%) KVM
10 2 (1.32%) XenDesktop
10 2 (1.32%) XenApp
11 1 (0.66%) XenServer
11 1 (0.66%) Firmware
11 1 (0.66%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 14 (9.27%) ITRS Geneos
2 13 (8.61%) Puppet
3 10 (6.62%) BladeLogic
3 10 (6.62%) SCCM
4 8 (5.30%) SCOM
4 8 (5.30%) ZABBIX
5 7 (4.64%) NetBackup
6 6 (3.97%) SnapVault
7 5 (3.31%) EMC VPLEX
7 5 (3.31%) SnapMirror
7 5 (3.31%) MOM
7 5 (3.31%) Data Guard
8 2 (1.32%) yum
8 2 (1.32%) SCOrch
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 47 (31.13%) VMware
2 43 (28.48%) Oracle
3 40 (26.49%) Cisco
4 35 (23.18%) Microsoft
5 27 (17.88%) Red Hat
6 18 (11.92%) HP
7 16 (10.60%) Dell
7 16 (10.60%) NetApp
8 11 (7.28%) TIBCO
8 11 (7.28%) Brocade
9 10 (6.62%) Splunk
9 10 (6.62%) Citrix
10 9 (5.96%) Sybase
11 7 (4.64%) IBM
11 7 (4.64%) Juniper
11 7 (4.64%) ION Trading
12 6 (3.97%) MarketAxess
12 6 (3.97%) Reuters
12 6 (3.97%) Symantec
12 6 (3.97%) eSpeed
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