The first table below looks at the demand 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 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the London region.

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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Capacity Planning
Rank 308 272 304
Rank change year-on-year
-36 +32
Contract jobs citing Capacity Planning 109 108 121
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.44% 0.49% 0.43%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.57% 0.65% 0.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 71 72 76
Average daily rate £410 £438 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.28% +9.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £340 £269
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £364 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.92% -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 2
Average hourly rate £16.26 - £28.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.05 - £18.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.46 - £37.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.00 £32.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-29.23% -18.75%
Processes & Methodologies Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
18963 16710 20563
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 76.62% 76.02% 73.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 13371 11639 13426
Average daily rate £425 £450 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £361 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.02% -2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 241 231 328
Average hourly rate £23.50 £33.50 £29.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-29.85% +15.51%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £15.00 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £135.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.00
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +18.51%
Capacity Planning
England

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 16 April 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 16 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
City of London -11 31 £373 -13.87% 6
Canary Wharf - - - -
Hammersmith - - - -
Harrow - - - -
Kingston Upon Thames - - - - 1
Uxbridge - - - -
Capacity Planning
England

Capacity Planning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 99 (40.41%) Oracle
2 93 (37.96%) Windows
3 87 (35.51%) SQL
4 82 (33.47%) Linux
5 76 (31.02%) ITIL
6 74 (30.20%) UNIX
7 55 (22.45%) Oracle Database
7 55 (22.45%) Performance Tuning
8 54 (22.04%) Solaris
9 49 (20.00%) Finance
9 49 (20.00%) SAN
10 45 (18.37%) SQL Server
10 45 (18.37%) Oracle RAC
11 44 (17.96%) Oracle Database 11g
11 44 (17.96%) Oracle Database 10g
12 43 (17.55%) VMware
13 40 (16.33%) Migration
13 40 (16.33%) WebLogic
14 38 (15.51%) Clustering
14 38 (15.51%) Data Guard
15 37 (15.10%) Windows Server 2008
15 37 (15.10%) PowerShell
16 34 (13.88%) Microsoft
16 34 (13.88%) Active Directory
17 33 (13.47%) Change Management
18 31 (12.65%) Disaster Recovery
18 31 (12.65%) Windows Server 2003
18 31 (12.65%) SQL Server 2008
18 31 (12.65%) VMware Infrastructure
19 30 (12.24%) SQL Server Integration Services

Capacity Planning
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 40 (16.33%) WebLogic
2 23 (9.39%) Oracle Application Server
2 23 (9.39%) SharePoint
3 19 (7.76%) Oracle Spatial
4 14 (5.71%) MS Exchange
5 12 (4.90%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 12 (4.90%) IIS
6 11 (4.49%) SharePoint 2010
7 10 (4.08%) Exchange Server 2010
8 8 (3.27%) WebSphere
9 7 (2.86%) WebSphere Application Server
10 6 (2.45%) Apache
11 4 (1.63%) CMS
12 3 (1.22%) Lync
12 3 (1.22%) SharePoint 2013
12 3 (1.22%) Tomcat
13 2 (0.82%) Confluence
13 2 (0.82%) SharePoint Server
14 1 (0.41%) SharePoint Foundation
14 1 (0.41%) OpenStack
Applications
1 22 (8.98%) MS Office
2 15 (6.12%) MS Excel
3 10 (4.08%) InfoPath
4 5 (2.04%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (0.82%) InDesign
5 2 (0.82%) MS Project
6 1 (0.41%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 7 (2.86%) Remedy ITSM
2 6 (2.45%) SAP APO
3 1 (0.41%) FLEXCUBE
3 1 (0.41%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.41%) Oracle General Ledger
Cloud Services
1 12 (4.90%) SaaS
2 4 (1.63%) Joyent
3 2 (0.82%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (0.82%) Google Apps
4 1 (0.41%) IaaS
4 1 (0.41%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.41%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.41%) PaaS
4 1 (0.41%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 49 (20.00%) SAN
2 19 (7.76%) LAN
2 19 (7.76%) WAN
3 18 (7.35%) DNS
4 17 (6.94%) Firewall
5 15 (6.12%) LDAP
6 14 (5.71%) DHCP
7 11 (4.49%) iSCSI
8 9 (3.67%) NAS
8 9 (3.67%) VPN
9 8 (3.27%) Internet
9 8 (3.27%) TCP/IP
9 8 (3.27%) VLAN
10 7 (2.86%) HTTP
11 5 (2.04%) Network Security
11 5 (2.04%) SMTP
11 5 (2.04%) DMZ
12 3 (1.22%) NetScaler
12 3 (1.22%) Cisco IOS
12 3 (1.22%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 55 (22.45%) Oracle Database
2 45 (18.37%) SQL Server
3 44 (17.96%) Oracle Database 11g
3 44 (17.96%) Oracle Database 10g
4 31 (12.65%) SQL Server 2008
5 30 (12.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 24 (9.80%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 19 (7.76%) SQL Server 2012
8 15 (6.12%) SQL Server 2005
9 12 (4.90%) MySQL
9 12 (4.90%) Oracle Database 12c
10 10 (4.08%) Relational Database
11 9 (3.67%) Oracle Reports
12 8 (3.27%) Oracle OWB
13 7 (2.86%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 7 (2.86%) Data Warehouse
14 6 (2.45%) SAP BW
15 5 (2.04%) OLAP
16 4 (1.63%) RDBMS
16 4 (1.63%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 6 (2.45%) LoadRunner
2 4 (1.63%) JProfiler
3 2 (0.82%) JIRA
4 1 (0.41%) Hudson
4 1 (0.41%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.41%) Subversion
4 1 (0.41%) Maven
4 1 (0.41%) Mercurial
4 1 (0.41%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.41%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.41%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.41%) JUnit
4 1 (0.41%) Eclipse
4 1 (0.41%) InstallShield
General
1 49 (20.00%) Finance
2 20 (8.16%) Banking
3 14 (5.71%) Manufacturing
4 6 (2.45%) Telecoms
4 6 (2.45%) Marketing
5 5 (2.04%) Investment Banking
6 4 (1.63%) Retail
7 3 (1.22%) Financial Institution
7 3 (1.22%) Law
8 2 (0.82%) Publishing
8 2 (0.82%) Pharmaceutical
8 2 (0.82%) Retail Banking
9 1 (0.41%) Multimedia
9 1 (0.41%) Back Office
9 1 (0.41%) Advertising
9 1 (0.41%) Games
Job Titles
1 51 (20.82%) DBA
2 36 (14.69%) Oracle DBA
3 34 (13.88%) Administrator
4 30 (12.24%) Consultant
5 24 (9.80%) Architect
6 21 (8.57%) SQL DBA
7 17 (6.94%) Systems Administrator
7 17 (6.94%) Senior DBA
8 16 (6.53%) Senior Oracle DBA
8 16 (6.53%) Analyst
9 15 (6.12%) DevOps Engineer
9 15 (6.12%) UNIX Administrator
10 12 (4.90%) UNIX Systems Administrator
10 12 (4.90%) Senior Systems Administrator
11 11 (4.49%) Senior UNIX Administrator
11 11 (4.49%) Senior UNIX Systems Administrator
11 11 (4.49%) SQL Server DBA
12 10 (4.08%) Infrastructure Engineer
12 10 (4.08%) Project Manager
13 8 (3.27%) Functional Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (5.71%) Web Services
2 12 (4.90%) XML
3 10 (4.08%) CSS
3 10 (4.08%) JSON
4 6 (2.45%) Middleware
4 6 (2.45%) SOAP
4 6 (2.45%) HTML
4 6 (2.45%) .NET
4 6 (2.45%) J2EE
4 6 (2.45%) Spring
5 5 (2.04%) Windows SharePoint Services
5 5 (2.04%) JSP
5 5 (2.04%) Struts
5 5 (2.04%) XSLT
5 5 (2.04%) Hibernate
6 4 (1.63%) JMX
6 4 (1.63%) JMS
6 4 (1.63%) Servlets
6 4 (1.63%) JDBC
6 4 (1.63%) WF
Miscellaneous
1 38 (15.51%) Clustering
2 15 (6.12%) Replication
3 13 (5.31%) Blackberry
4 8 (3.27%) CLARiiON
5 6 (2.45%) Management Information System
6 5 (2.04%) iSeries
6 5 (2.04%) Grid Computing
6 5 (2.04%) AS400
7 4 (1.63%) NHS
7 4 (1.63%) Firmware
7 4 (1.63%) Symmetrix DMX
7 4 (1.63%) Mobile App
8 3 (1.22%) IPTV
8 3 (1.22%) Statistics
8 3 (1.22%) Video on Demand
8 3 (1.22%) Mathematics
8 3 (1.22%) Video Conferencing
9 2 (0.82%) Mainframe
9 2 (0.82%) FMCG
9 2 (0.82%) IBM Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 93 (37.96%) Windows
2 82 (33.47%) Linux
3 74 (30.20%) UNIX
4 54 (22.04%) Solaris
5 37 (15.10%) Windows Server 2008
6 31 (12.65%) Windows Server 2003
7 22 (8.98%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 15 (6.12%) Windows Server 2012
9 11 (4.49%) Windows 7
10 9 (3.67%) Windows 2000 Server
10 9 (3.67%) AIX
10 9 (3.67%) Windows XP
11 8 (3.27%) Windows Vista
11 8 (3.27%) Windows 8
12 5 (2.04%) Ubuntu
13 4 (1.63%) Windows 2000
14 2 (0.82%) Windows NT
14 2 (0.82%) Android
14 2 (0.82%) Apple iOS
14 2 (0.82%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 76 (31.02%) ITIL
2 55 (22.45%) Performance Tuning
3 40 (16.33%) Migration
4 33 (13.47%) Change Management
5 31 (12.65%) Disaster Recovery
6 25 (10.20%) Configuration Management
7 23 (9.39%) Agile Software Development
7 23 (9.39%) Capacity Management
8 22 (8.98%) High Availability
9 19 (7.76%) Data Modelling
10 17 (6.94%) Performance Management
11 16 (6.53%) Project Management
12 15 (6.12%) Service Management
12 15 (6.12%) Load Balancing
13 14 (5.71%) Data Management
14 12 (4.90%) E-Commerce
15 11 (4.49%) PRINCE2
15 11 (4.49%) Business Continuity
16 9 (3.67%) Performance Testing
16 9 (3.67%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 87 (35.51%) SQL
2 37 (15.10%) PowerShell
3 27 (11.02%) Shell Script
3 27 (11.02%) Java
4 22 (8.98%) PL/SQL
5 19 (7.76%) T-SQL
6 10 (4.08%) Perl
7 8 (3.27%) JavaScript
8 6 (2.45%) VB
9 5 (2.04%) C
10 2 (0.82%) PHP
10 2 (0.82%) VBScript
10 2 (0.82%) Korn
11 1 (0.41%) Ruby
11 1 (0.41%) Bourne shell
11 1 (0.41%) Bash Shell
11 1 (0.41%) SAS Macro
11 1 (0.41%) Groovy
11 1 (0.41%) VBA
11 1 (0.41%) Python
Qualifications
1 21 (8.57%) Microsoft Certification
2 13 (5.31%) Cisco Certification
3 12 (4.90%) MCSA
4 11 (4.49%) MCITP
4 11 (4.49%) CCNA
4 11 (4.49%) Oracle Certification
4 11 (4.49%) OCP
5 10 (4.08%) MCSE
6 7 (2.86%) Degree
7 6 (2.45%) CCNP
8 5 (2.04%) Security Cleared
9 4 (1.63%) CCIE
9 4 (1.63%) DV Cleared
10 3 (1.22%) OCA
11 2 (0.82%) MCP
11 2 (0.82%) MCTS
11 2 (0.82%) SCSA
12 1 (0.41%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 1 (0.41%) CFA
12 1 (0.41%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (5.71%) QA
2 6 (2.45%) SLA
3 1 (0.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.41%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 45 (18.37%) Oracle RAC
2 34 (13.88%) Active Directory
3 31 (12.65%) VMware Infrastructure
4 28 (11.43%) Oracle RMAN
5 13 (5.31%) VMware ESX
6 12 (4.90%) XenApp
7 11 (4.49%) VMware ESXi
7 11 (4.49%) Hyper-V
8 6 (2.45%) vSphere
9 4 (1.63%) Veritas Volume Manager
9 4 (1.63%) Veritas File System
10 3 (1.22%) NFS
11 2 (0.82%) VMware GSX
11 2 (0.82%) Veritas Cluster Server
11 2 (0.82%) XenServer
11 2 (0.82%) XenDesktop
11 2 (0.82%) Forefront TMG
12 1 (0.41%) ProxySG
12 1 (0.41%) LiteSpeed
12 1 (0.41%) Squid
Systems Management
1 38 (15.51%) Data Guard
2 20 (8.16%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 20 (8.16%) SCOM
2 20 (8.16%) Opscode Chef
3 16 (6.53%) Ganglia
3 16 (6.53%) Nagios
3 16 (6.53%) CFEngine
4 15 (6.12%) Puppet
4 15 (6.12%) Tivoli
5 14 (5.71%) SCCM
6 11 (4.49%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
7 8 (3.27%) Legato
7 8 (3.27%) SCVMM
7 8 (3.27%) SCOrch
8 7 (2.86%) Tivoli Storage Manager
9 5 (2.04%) NetBackup
10 4 (1.63%) Veritas Storage Foundation
10 4 (1.63%) WSUS
11 3 (1.22%) HP SiteScope
11 3 (1.22%) CA SiteMinder
Vendors
1 99 (40.41%) Oracle
2 43 (17.55%) VMware
3 34 (13.88%) Microsoft
4 30 (12.24%) Citrix
5 26 (10.61%) Veritas
6 25 (10.20%) HP
7 21 (8.57%) NetApp
8 17 (6.94%) EMC
9 16 (6.53%) Red Hat
10 15 (6.12%) BMC
11 13 (5.31%) Sun
11 13 (5.31%) Symantec
12 12 (4.90%) IBM
13 11 (4.49%) Cisco
14 9 (3.67%) SAP
15 7 (2.86%) Remedy
16 6 (2.45%) CA
17 5 (2.04%) Informatica
18 4 (1.63%) ATG
18 4 (1.63%) JBoss
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Consol Partners
Rate: attractive
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