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 30 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
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Capacity Planning
Rank 304 309 316
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +7
Contract jobs citing Capacity Planning 102 97 100
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.43% 0.41% 0.41%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.55% 0.52% 0.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 72 68 55
Average daily rate
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£435 £425 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.35% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £370 £250 £333
10% offered a daily rate of more than £609 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £375
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 6
Average hourly rate £18.00 - £51.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.00 £21.75 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+5.74% +45.00%
Capacity Planning
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
18669 18628 19067
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 79.31% 78.98% 78.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 13338 13018 13239
Average daily rate £450 £448 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.55% -0.55%
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 217 226 262
Average hourly rate £21.75 £20.16 £28.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.88% -28.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £14.00 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £77.00 £53.50 £52.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £26.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+13.20% -14.51%

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 30 July 2015.

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 30 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
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 -8 23 £431 -1.42% 6
Croydon - 2 £475 -
Uxbridge +1 1 - -
Docklands, London - 1 £435 -
Canary Wharf - 1 £400 -
Bromley - 1 £425 -
Hounslow - 1 £375 -
Capacity Planning
England

Capacity Planning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, 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 76 (34.55%) Windows
2 59 (26.82%) Finance
3 54 (24.55%) VMware
4 52 (23.64%) Cisco
5 49 (22.27%) Agile Software Development
6 46 (20.91%) SQL
7 45 (20.45%) Java
8 44 (20.00%) Microsoft
8 44 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
9 42 (19.09%) Linux
10 39 (17.73%) SAN
11 35 (15.91%) Windows Server 2008
11 35 (15.91%) Analytical Skills
12 34 (15.45%) ITIL
13 32 (14.55%) SQL Server
13 32 (14.55%) Banking
14 30 (13.64%) Oracle
14 30 (13.64%) Active Directory
15 28 (12.73%) Windows Server 2003
15 28 (12.73%) Scrum
15 28 (12.73%) Migration
16 27 (12.27%) UNIX
16 27 (12.27%) Performance Tuning
17 26 (11.82%) WAN
17 26 (11.82%) Firewall
18 25 (11.36%) Disaster Recovery
18 25 (11.36%) TCP/IP
19 24 (10.91%) Data Centre
19 24 (10.91%) Windows Server 2012
20 23 (10.45%) Adobe Experience Manager

Capacity Planning
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, 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 23 (10.45%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 17 (7.73%) MS Exchange
3 7 (3.18%) IIS
3 7 (3.18%) Lync
4 6 (2.73%) SharePoint
4 6 (2.73%) WebSphere
4 6 (2.73%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 5 (2.27%) SharePoint 2010
5 5 (2.27%) Exchange Server 2010
6 3 (1.36%) Confluence
6 3 (1.36%) Apache
7 2 (0.91%) WebSphere Application Server
7 2 (0.91%) NetWeaver
8 1 (0.45%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (0.45%) MQSeries
8 1 (0.45%) JBoss
8 1 (0.45%) LiveLink
8 1 (0.45%) MS Project Server
8 1 (0.45%) Oracle Coherence
8 1 (0.45%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 15 (6.82%) MS Excel
2 9 (4.09%) MS Office
3 4 (1.82%) MS Project
4 3 (1.36%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.91%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (1.82%) Kondor+
1 4 (1.82%) Misys Midas
1 4 (1.82%) IntelliMatch
2 2 (0.91%) Oracle ERP
2 2 (0.91%) Eikon
2 2 (0.91%) SAP ERP
3 1 (0.45%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.45%) CA PPM
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.36%) Office 365
2 2 (0.91%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (0.91%) SaaS
3 1 (0.45%) GitHub
3 1 (0.45%) Mimecast
3 1 (0.45%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 39 (17.73%) SAN
2 26 (11.82%) Firewall
2 26 (11.82%) WAN
3 25 (11.36%) TCP/IP
4 22 (10.00%) LAN
5 20 (9.09%) VPN
6 18 (8.18%) OSPF
6 18 (8.18%) BGP
7 17 (7.73%) Wireless
8 16 (7.27%) EIGRP
8 16 (7.27%) DNS
9 13 (5.91%) MPLS
9 13 (5.91%) IPsec
9 13 (5.91%) VLAN
9 13 (5.91%) Cisco IOS
9 13 (5.91%) Cisco ASA
9 13 (5.91%) NAS
10 12 (5.45%) HSRP
10 12 (5.45%) DHCP
11 11 (5.00%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (14.55%) SQL Server
2 10 (4.55%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (2.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 6 (2.73%) Oracle Database
3 6 (2.73%) Relational Database
3 6 (2.73%) KDB
4 5 (2.27%) QlikView
4 5 (2.27%) RDBMS
4 5 (2.27%) PostgreSQL
5 4 (1.82%) SQL Server 2005
5 4 (1.82%) MS Access
6 3 (1.36%) DTS
6 3 (1.36%) SQL Server 2000
6 3 (1.36%) Big Data
6 3 (1.36%) Oracle Exadata
7 2 (0.91%) SAP HANA
7 2 (0.91%) Oracle Database 11g
7 2 (0.91%) MongoDB
7 2 (0.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (0.91%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 8 (3.64%) JIRA
2 5 (2.27%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 3 (1.36%) Jenkins
4 2 (0.91%) Git (software)
5 1 (0.45%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (0.45%) Hudson
5 1 (0.45%) FishEye
5 1 (0.45%) Artifactory
5 1 (0.45%) Selenium
5 1 (0.45%) ERwin
5 1 (0.45%) MSI
5 1 (0.45%) Subversion
5 1 (0.45%) TeamCity
General
1 59 (26.82%) Finance
2 32 (14.55%) Banking
3 17 (7.73%) Telecoms
4 10 (4.55%) Investment Banking
5 7 (3.18%) Front Office
6 5 (2.27%) Retail
7 4 (1.82%) Marketing
7 4 (1.82%) Back Office
7 4 (1.82%) Financial Institution
7 4 (1.82%) Legal
8 2 (0.91%) Publishing
9 1 (0.45%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.45%) Advertising
9 1 (0.45%) Law
Job Titles
1 43 (19.55%) Architect
2 26 (11.82%) Technical Architect
3 23 (10.45%) DBA
4 21 (9.55%) Analyst
5 18 (8.18%) Network Engineer
5 18 (8.18%) Consultant
6 15 (6.82%) Developer
6 15 (6.82%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 12 (5.45%) Administrator
8 11 (5.00%) Server Engineer
8 11 (5.00%) Windows Server Engineer
9 10 (4.55%) Technical Consultant
9 10 (4.55%) Solutions Architect
9 10 (4.55%) SQL DBA
10 9 (4.09%) Senior Network Engineer
11 7 (3.18%) Infrastructure Architect
12 6 (2.73%) Project Manager
12 6 (2.73%) Operations Engineer
13 5 (2.27%) Teradata DBA
13 5 (2.27%) Infrastructure Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (3.64%) .NET
2 7 (3.18%) Middleware
3 4 (1.82%) WebSphere MQ
3 4 (1.82%) TIBCO EMS
3 4 (1.82%) J2EE
3 4 (1.82%) XML
4 2 (0.91%) Swing
4 2 (0.91%) Flash
4 2 (0.91%) JMS
5 1 (0.45%) CSS
5 1 (0.45%) Web Services
5 1 (0.45%) NumPy
5 1 (0.45%) RabbitMQ
5 1 (0.45%) Matplotlib
5 1 (0.45%) Ultra Messaging
5 1 (0.45%) Kafka
5 1 (0.45%) Pandas
5 1 (0.45%) Rendezvous
5 1 (0.45%) LAMP
5 1 (0.45%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 35 (15.91%) Analytical Skills
2 24 (10.91%) Data Centre
3 14 (6.36%) Clustering
4 10 (4.55%) Replication
5 8 (3.64%) Management Information System
6 7 (3.18%) Computer Science
6 7 (3.18%) iSeries
7 6 (2.73%) Visualisation
7 6 (2.73%) Data Protection Act
7 6 (2.73%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 5 (2.27%) Economics
8 5 (2.27%) CMDB
8 5 (2.27%) Algorithms
9 4 (1.82%) STB
9 4 (1.82%) Blackberry
10 3 (1.36%) PKI
10 3 (1.36%) Statistics
10 3 (1.36%) EMC VNX
11 2 (0.91%) HP StoreVirtual
11 2 (0.91%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 76 (34.55%) Windows
2 42 (19.09%) Linux
3 35 (15.91%) Windows Server 2008
4 28 (12.73%) Windows Server 2003
5 27 (12.27%) UNIX
6 24 (10.91%) Windows Server 2012
7 8 (3.64%) Windows 7
8 5 (2.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 4 (1.82%) Solaris
10 2 (0.91%) AIX
10 2 (0.91%) Ubuntu
10 2 (0.91%) CentOS
10 2 (0.91%) SUSE
11 1 (0.45%) Debian
11 1 (0.45%) Fedora
11 1 (0.45%) Windows 2000
11 1 (0.45%) VMS
11 1 (0.45%) NetWare
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (22.27%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (15.45%) ITIL
3 28 (12.73%) Migration
3 28 (12.73%) Scrum
4 27 (12.27%) Performance Tuning
5 25 (11.36%) Disaster Recovery
6 23 (10.45%) Project Management
7 22 (10.00%) Document Management
7 22 (10.00%) Security Architecture
8 15 (6.82%) Load Balancing
9 14 (6.36%) Network Planning
9 14 (6.36%) Change Management
9 14 (6.36%) Network Management
10 13 (5.91%) Performance Monitoring
10 13 (5.91%) Data Modelling
11 12 (5.45%) Data Security
11 12 (5.45%) Stakeholder Management
12 11 (5.00%) Incident Management
13 10 (4.55%) Service Delivery
13 10 (4.55%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 46 (20.91%) SQL
2 45 (20.45%) Java
3 12 (5.45%) VB
4 8 (3.64%) Python
4 8 (3.64%) Perl
5 6 (2.73%) PowerShell
6 4 (1.82%) VBA
6 4 (1.82%) T-SQL
6 4 (1.82%) C
7 3 (1.36%) VBScript
7 3 (1.36%) Ruby
7 3 (1.36%) Bash Shell
8 2 (0.91%) Shell Script
8 2 (0.91%) PHP
9 1 (0.45%) PL/SQL
9 1 (0.45%) C#
9 1 (0.45%) C++
9 1 (0.45%) MATLAB
9 1 (0.45%) Korn
9 1 (0.45%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 15 (6.82%) Cisco Certification
1 15 (6.82%) Security Cleared
2 11 (5.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 10 (4.55%) MCSE
4 9 (4.09%) CCNP
5 8 (3.64%) MCITP
6 7 (3.18%) Degree
6 7 (3.18%) SC Cleared
7 5 (2.27%) PhD
7 5 (2.27%) CCSA
7 5 (2.27%) CCSE
8 4 (1.82%) DV Cleared
9 3 (1.36%) CCNA
9 3 (1.36%) Check Point Certification
9 3 (1.36%) CCIE
10 2 (0.91%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 1 (0.45%) JNCIS
11 1 (0.45%) JNCIP
11 1 (0.45%) MCTS
11 1 (0.45%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (5.00%) SLA
2 6 (2.73%) QA
3 1 (0.45%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 44 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 30 (13.64%) Active Directory
3 11 (5.00%) vSphere
4 7 (3.18%) Hyper-V
5 6 (2.73%) XenDesktop
6 5 (2.27%) XenApp
6 5 (2.27%) VMware ESX
7 4 (1.82%) Snort
7 4 (1.82%) Squid
7 4 (1.82%) Oracle RAC
7 4 (1.82%) VMware Server
8 3 (1.36%) VMware ESXi
8 3 (1.36%) Microsoft App-V
9 2 (0.91%) XenServer
9 2 (0.91%) Firmware
9 2 (0.91%) Samba
10 1 (0.45%) NFS
10 1 (0.45%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
10 1 (0.45%) Citrix Presentation Server
10 1 (0.45%) SRDF
Systems Management
1 9 (4.09%) Cisco CUCM
2 6 (2.73%) Puppet
3 5 (2.27%) vMotion
3 5 (2.27%) OPNET
4 4 (1.82%) OpenView
4 4 (1.82%) HP Quality Center
4 4 (1.82%) ARCserve
5 3 (1.36%) AirWatch
5 3 (1.36%) Data Guard
5 3 (1.36%) EMC NetWorker
5 3 (1.36%) SCCM
5 3 (1.36%) CiscoWorks
5 3 (1.36%) Tivoli
6 2 (0.91%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 2 (0.91%) SCOM
6 2 (0.91%) NetBackup
6 2 (0.91%) Oracle RMAN
6 2 (0.91%) ZABBIX
6 2 (0.91%) EdgeSight
6 2 (0.91%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 54 (24.55%) VMware
2 52 (23.64%) Cisco
3 44 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 30 (13.64%) Oracle
5 20 (9.09%) Citrix
6 19 (8.64%) HP
7 17 (7.73%) CheckPoint
8 15 (6.82%) Juniper
9 13 (5.91%) SolarWinds
10 11 (5.00%) F5
10 11 (5.00%) Alcatel-Lucent
11 10 (4.55%) 3PAR
11 10 (4.55%) Brocade
12 9 (4.09%) Riverbed
12 9 (4.09%) EMC
12 9 (4.09%) IBM
13 7 (3.18%) CommVault
13 7 (3.18%) Teradata
14 6 (2.73%) Red Hat
14 6 (2.73%) NetApp
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