The table below looks at the statistics for Capacity Planning 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 Planning over the 3 months to 15 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
15 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Capacity Planning
Rank 330 326 303
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -23
Contract jobs citing Capacity Planning 93 100 116
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.38% 0.40% 0.44%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.49% 0.51% 0.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 60 64 82
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£425 £450 £418
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% +7.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £318 £253
10% offered a daily rate of more than £628 £543 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £363 £375
% change year-on-year
-3.44% -3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £51.30 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £46.75 £32.56 -
% change year-on-year
+43.60% -
Capacity Planning
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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
19044 19484 19942
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 77.80% 77.49% 75.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 13392 13619 13449
Average daily rate £450 £450 £428
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
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 £370 £360
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 234 241 371
Average hourly rate £21.62 £22.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.72% -32.30%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £13.97 £15.53
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.50 £52.50 £48.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.75 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-14.16% -

Capacity Planning
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Capacity Planning across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Capacity Planning Jobs Demand Trend in London

Capacity Planning
Daily Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Capacity Planning across the London region.

Capacity Planning Daily Rate Trend in London

Capacity Planning
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Capacity Planning across the London region over the 3 months to 15 September 2014.

Capacity Planning Daily Rate Histogram in London

Capacity Planning
Hourly Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Capacity Planning across the London region.

Capacity Planning Hourly Rate Trend in London

Capacity Planning
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 Planning within the London region over the 3 months to 15 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 +39 30 £478 +29.93% 10
Uxbridge - 3 £320 - 1
Chiswick - 1 £413 -
Wimbledon - - - -
Feltham - - - -
Harrow - - - -
Hayes - - - -
Kingston Upon Thames - - - -
South Croydon - - - -
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Capacity Planning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 15 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing Capacity Planning 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 Planning.

1 63 (32.64%) Windows
2 57 (29.53%) Microsoft
3 56 (29.02%) SQL
4 46 (23.83%) SQL Server
5 41 (21.24%) Finance
6 40 (20.73%) Oracle
7 36 (18.65%) Active Directory
8 32 (16.58%) ITIL
8 32 (16.58%) Disaster Recovery
9 31 (16.06%) MS Excel
9 31 (16.06%) SQL Server 2008
9 31 (16.06%) Performance Tuning
10 28 (14.51%) VMware
11 27 (13.99%) Windows Server 2008
12 25 (12.95%) Project Management
12 25 (12.95%) Migration
12 25 (12.95%) Agile Software Development
13 24 (12.44%) SharePoint
13 24 (12.44%) Linux
13 24 (12.44%) DNS
14 23 (11.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 23 (11.92%) Performance Monitoring
15 21 (10.88%) MS Exchange
15 21 (10.88%) SQL Server 2005
15 21 (10.88%) SQL Server 2012
16 20 (10.36%) Exchange Server 2010
16 20 (10.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 20 (10.36%) Banking
16 20 (10.36%) VMware Infrastructure
17 19 (9.84%) MySQL

Capacity Planning
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 15 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing Capacity Planning 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 Planning. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 24 (12.44%) SharePoint
2 21 (10.88%) MS Exchange
3 20 (10.36%) Exchange Server 2010
4 9 (4.66%) SharePoint 2010
4 9 (4.66%) IIS
5 8 (4.15%) Lync
6 7 (3.63%) SharePoint 2013
7 5 (2.59%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 3 (1.55%) WebLogic
8 3 (1.55%) Exchange Server 2007
8 3 (1.55%) Office Communications Server
8 3 (1.55%) Exchange Server 2013
8 3 (1.55%) Elasticsearch
9 2 (1.04%) SharePoint Server
9 2 (1.04%) WebSphere
9 2 (1.04%) SAS
10 1 (0.52%) CMS
10 1 (0.52%) WebSphere Application Server
10 1 (0.52%) Apache
10 1 (0.52%) nginx
Applications
1 31 (16.06%) MS Excel
2 10 (5.18%) MS Office
2 10 (5.18%) InfoPath
3 2 (1.04%) MS Visio
3 2 (1.04%) SPSS
4 1 (0.52%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.52%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (1.04%) SAP PS
2 1 (0.52%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.52%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.52%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.52%) Oracle General Ledger
2 1 (0.52%) SAP MM
Cloud Services
1 11 (5.70%) Office 365
2 4 (2.07%) Joyent
3 3 (1.55%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.52%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.52%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.52%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 24 (12.44%) DNS
2 17 (8.81%) Firewall
3 13 (6.74%) SAN
4 11 (5.70%) VPN
5 10 (5.18%) TCP/IP
5 10 (5.18%) LDAP
5 10 (5.18%) SMTP
5 10 (5.18%) DHCP
6 9 (4.66%) HTTP
7 8 (4.15%) LAN
8 7 (3.63%) WAN
8 7 (3.63%) VLAN
9 5 (2.59%) FTP
10 4 (2.07%) DMZ
10 4 (2.07%) WLAN
10 4 (2.07%) Ethernet
10 4 (2.07%) Wireless
10 4 (2.07%) BGP
11 3 (1.55%) MPLS
11 3 (1.55%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (23.83%) SQL Server
2 31 (16.06%) SQL Server 2008
3 23 (11.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 21 (10.88%) SQL Server 2005
4 21 (10.88%) SQL Server 2012
5 20 (10.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 19 (9.84%) MySQL
7 17 (8.81%) Oracle Database
8 14 (7.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 12 (6.22%) Oracle Database 10g
9 12 (6.22%) Relational Database
10 8 (4.15%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 8 (4.15%) Oracle Database 11g
11 5 (2.59%) QlikView
11 5 (2.59%) RDBMS
11 5 (2.59%) Oracle Reports
11 5 (2.59%) MS Access
12 4 (2.07%) Data Warehouse
12 4 (2.07%) DTS
12 4 (2.07%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 8 (4.15%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 5 (2.59%) Visual Studio
3 3 (1.55%) JIRA
3 3 (1.55%) TeamCity
3 3 (1.55%) Git (software)
3 3 (1.55%) Jenkins
4 2 (1.04%) Selenium
5 1 (0.52%) FitNesse
5 1 (0.52%) Fiddler
5 1 (0.52%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (0.52%) WebDriver
5 1 (0.52%) QuickTest Pro
5 1 (0.52%) LoadRunner
5 1 (0.52%) InstallShield
5 1 (0.52%) JMeter
5 1 (0.52%) NUnit
5 1 (0.52%) Maven
5 1 (0.52%) SilkTest
General
1 41 (21.24%) Finance
2 20 (10.36%) Banking
3 6 (3.11%) Investment Banking
4 5 (2.59%) Telecoms
5 4 (2.07%) Front Office
5 4 (2.07%) Back Office
6 3 (1.55%) Legal
7 2 (1.04%) Manufacturing
7 2 (1.04%) Advertising
7 2 (1.04%) Games
7 2 (1.04%) Marketing
8 1 (0.52%) Retail Banking
8 1 (0.52%) Retail
8 1 (0.52%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 29 (15.03%) DBA
2 26 (13.47%) Architect
3 22 (11.40%) Analyst
4 20 (10.36%) SQL DBA
5 18 (9.33%) Consultant
6 15 (7.77%) Administrator
7 13 (6.74%) SQL Server DBA
8 12 (6.22%) Oracle DBA
8 12 (6.22%) Support Engineer
9 11 (5.70%) Developer
10 10 (5.18%) Solutions Architect
11 8 (4.15%) 3rd Line Support
11 8 (4.15%) Systems Engineer
11 8 (4.15%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
12 7 (3.63%) SharePoint Architect
12 7 (3.63%) Business Analyst
13 6 (3.11%) Project Manager
14 5 (2.59%) Systems Administrator
14 5 (2.59%) DevOps Engineer
15 4 (2.07%) Linux DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (7.25%) CSS
1 14 (7.25%) JSON
2 11 (5.70%) XML
3 8 (4.15%) HTML
3 8 (4.15%) .NET
4 7 (3.63%) .NET Framework
5 6 (3.11%) Web Services
6 5 (2.59%) Windows SharePoint Services
6 5 (2.59%) ASP.NET
7 4 (2.07%) Middleware
7 4 (2.07%) WCF
7 4 (2.07%) WF
7 4 (2.07%) LINQ
7 4 (2.07%) jQuery
7 4 (2.07%) HTML5
7 4 (2.07%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 3 (1.55%) RabbitMQ
8 3 (1.55%) RESTful
8 3 (1.55%) FpML
9 2 (1.04%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 19 (9.84%) Analytical Skills
2 18 (9.33%) Clustering
3 16 (8.29%) Management Information System
4 15 (7.77%) Replication
5 8 (4.15%) NHS
6 7 (3.63%) Blackberry
6 7 (3.63%) Computer Science
7 6 (3.11%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 5 (2.59%) CLARiiON
8 5 (2.59%) Statistics
8 5 (2.59%) Symmetrix DMX
8 5 (2.59%) Informatics
9 4 (2.07%) Data Integration
10 3 (1.55%) FMCG
10 3 (1.55%) Derivative
10 3 (1.55%) New Media
10 3 (1.55%) Mobile Computing
10 3 (1.55%) Mobile App
10 3 (1.55%) DTCC
10 3 (1.55%) CESG
Operating Systems
1 63 (32.64%) Windows
2 27 (13.99%) Windows Server 2008
3 24 (12.44%) Linux
4 17 (8.81%) Windows Server 2003
5 15 (7.77%) Windows 7
6 14 (7.25%) UNIX
7 12 (6.22%) Solaris
7 12 (6.22%) Windows Server 2012
8 9 (4.66%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 9 (4.66%) Windows 8
9 6 (3.11%) Ubuntu
10 5 (2.59%) Android
10 5 (2.59%) Apple iOS
11 3 (1.55%) SmartOS
12 1 (0.52%) Oracle Linux
12 1 (0.52%) Windows 2000 Server
12 1 (0.52%) CentOS
12 1 (0.52%) AIX
12 1 (0.52%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (16.58%) ITIL
1 32 (16.58%) Disaster Recovery
2 31 (16.06%) Performance Tuning
3 25 (12.95%) Project Management
3 25 (12.95%) Migration
3 25 (12.95%) Agile Software Development
4 23 (11.92%) Performance Monitoring
5 16 (8.29%) Capacity Management
6 15 (7.77%) Service Management
7 12 (6.22%) UML
7 12 (6.22%) Business Intelligence
7 12 (6.22%) Load Balancing
8 11 (5.70%) Incident Management
8 11 (5.70%) Business Continuity
8 11 (5.70%) PRINCE2
8 11 (5.70%) Change Management
9 10 (5.18%) Configuration Management
9 10 (5.18%) Performance Management
10 9 (4.66%) Database Security
10 9 (4.66%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 56 (29.02%) SQL
2 18 (9.33%) T-SQL
3 16 (8.29%) PowerShell
4 15 (7.77%) Java
5 11 (5.70%) Shell Script
6 10 (5.18%) Perl
7 8 (4.15%) JavaScript
8 7 (3.63%) C#
9 5 (2.59%) C
10 4 (2.07%) Ruby
11 3 (1.55%) PL/SQL
11 3 (1.55%) Python
12 2 (1.04%) VBScript
12 2 (1.04%) VB
13 1 (0.52%) ABAP
13 1 (0.52%) PHP
13 1 (0.52%) Erlang
13 1 (0.52%) MATLAB
13 1 (0.52%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 18 (9.33%) Degree
2 16 (8.29%) Microsoft Certification
3 11 (5.70%) MCITP
4 10 (5.18%) MCTS
5 9 (4.66%) Security Cleared
5 9 (4.66%) MCSA
6 6 (3.11%) OCP
6 6 (3.11%) Oracle Certification
7 5 (2.59%) MCSE
7 5 (2.59%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 3 (1.55%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 3 (1.55%) Cisco Certification
8 3 (1.55%) MCT
8 3 (1.55%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 3 (1.55%) PMI Certification
9 2 (1.04%) OCA
9 2 (1.04%) CCIE
9 2 (1.04%) CCNP
9 2 (1.04%) ISEB
9 2 (1.04%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (6.74%) QA
2 8 (4.15%) SLA
3 4 (2.07%) Dodd-Frank
4 1 (0.52%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 36 (18.65%) Active Directory
2 20 (10.36%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (4.66%) Oracle RAC
4 6 (3.11%) XenApp
5 5 (2.59%) Oracle RMAN
5 5 (2.59%) vSphere
6 4 (2.07%) VMware ESX
7 3 (1.55%) vCloud
7 3 (1.55%) Docker
7 3 (1.55%) XenDesktop
7 3 (1.55%) NFS
8 1 (0.52%) Veritas Volume Manager
8 1 (0.52%) Veritas File System
8 1 (0.52%) LiteSpeed
8 1 (0.52%) XenServer
8 1 (0.52%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 10 (5.18%) SCCM
1 10 (5.18%) SCOM
2 9 (4.66%) Data Guard
3 6 (3.11%) Nagios
3 6 (3.11%) Puppet
4 3 (1.55%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 3 (1.55%) ZABBIX
4 3 (1.55%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 2 (1.04%) NetBackup
5 2 (1.04%) EMC NetWorker
5 2 (1.04%) Ionix
6 1 (0.52%) WSUS
6 1 (0.52%) Veritas Storage Foundation
6 1 (0.52%) Cisco UCCX
6 1 (0.52%) CFEngine
6 1 (0.52%) Cisco CUCM
6 1 (0.52%) Ganglia
6 1 (0.52%) SolarWinds Orion
6 1 (0.52%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 1 (0.52%) Control-M
Vendors
1 57 (29.53%) Microsoft
2 40 (20.73%) Oracle
3 28 (14.51%) VMware
4 16 (8.29%) Cisco
5 13 (6.74%) Red Hat
6 12 (6.22%) HP
6 12 (6.22%) EMC
7 9 (4.66%) Citrix
8 7 (3.63%) SolarWinds
8 7 (3.63%) SAP
9 6 (3.11%) Juniper
9 6 (3.11%) Nintex
10 5 (2.59%) Symantec
10 5 (2.59%) Remedy
11 4 (2.07%) AppSense
11 4 (2.07%) Calypso
11 4 (2.07%) SunGard
12 3 (1.55%) Sun
12 3 (1.55%) ION Trading
12 3 (1.55%) F5
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