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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Capacity Planning over the 3 months to 24 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Capacity Planning
Rank 330 329 325
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -4
Contract jobs citing Capacity Planning 103 104 97
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.46% 0.44% 0.42%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.55% 0.54% 0.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 69 73 69
Median daily rate £400 £438 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.57% +4.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £299 £354 £252
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £600 £560
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 0
Median hourly rate - £18.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £23.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
+23.91% +4.54%
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
18896 19265 18726
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 85.27% 81.63% 81.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 13649 13768 13140
Median daily rate £475 £450 £440
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +2.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £310 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 140 232 227
Median hourly rate £22.38 £21.50 £20.16
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.10% +6.64%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.00 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.73 £64.25 £53.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.63 £30.50 £26.98
% change year-on-year
-6.14% +13.06%

Capacity Planning
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the London region citing Capacity Planning as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 24 July 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Capacity Planning within the London region over the 3 months to 24 July 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +34 10 £371 -13.91% 12
Canary Wharf +8 4 £370 -7.50%
Croydon -14 3 £450 -5.26%
Bromley -4 2 £425 -
Capacity Planning
England

Capacity Planning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Capacity Planning also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the London region with a requirement for Capacity Planning.

1 57 (32.20%) Windows
2 47 (26.55%) Finance
3 45 (25.42%) Linux
4 38 (21.47%) Java
5 37 (20.90%) Data Centre
6 35 (19.77%) Performance Tuning
7 34 (19.21%) Cisco
7 34 (19.21%) VMware
8 33 (18.64%) Disaster Recovery
8 33 (18.64%) SQL
9 32 (18.08%) Unix
9 32 (18.08%) Microsoft
9 32 (18.08%) Agile Software Development
10 30 (16.95%) Active Directory
10 30 (16.95%) Firewall
11 28 (15.82%) High Availability
12 26 (14.69%) Oracle
12 26 (14.69%) VMware Infrastructure
12 26 (14.69%) Windows Server
13 25 (14.12%) SQL Server
14 23 (12.99%) SAN
15 20 (11.30%) Perl
15 20 (11.30%) Puppet
16 19 (10.73%) Bash Shell
16 19 (10.73%) WAN
16 19 (10.73%) PostgreSQL
16 19 (10.73%) DevOps
17 18 (10.17%) Project Management
17 18 (10.17%) LAN
17 18 (10.17%) DHCP

Capacity Planning
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 15 (8.47%) Apache
2 12 (6.78%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 12 (6.78%) Elasticsearch
3 10 (5.65%) MS Exchange
3 10 (5.65%) nginx
4 9 (5.08%) Jetty
5 8 (4.52%) Skype for Business
5 8 (4.52%) Tomcat
6 7 (3.95%) BizTalk Server
6 7 (3.95%) Exchange Server 2010
7 6 (3.39%) Exchange Server 2013
7 6 (3.39%) JBoss
7 6 (3.39%) OpenStack
8 5 (2.82%) Cloud Foundry
8 5 (2.82%) Confluence
8 5 (2.82%) MediaWiki
8 5 (2.82%) SharePoint
9 4 (2.26%) IIS
10 3 (1.69%) GlassFish
10 3 (1.69%) WebLogic
Applications
1 17 (9.60%) MS Excel
2 14 (7.91%) MS Office
3 4 (2.26%) MS PowerPoint
3 4 (2.26%) MS Project
3 4 (2.26%) MS Visio
4 2 (1.13%) InfoPath
5 1 (0.56%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 9 (5.08%) SAP APO
2 6 (3.39%) SimCorp Dimension
3 1 (0.56%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.56%) Sprinklr
Cloud Services
1 11 (6.21%) IaaS
2 9 (5.08%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (3.39%) PaaS
4 5 (2.82%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.56%) Amazon S3
5 1 (0.56%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.56%) Google Analytics
5 1 (0.56%) Office 365
5 1 (0.56%) SaaS
5 1 (0.56%) Socialbakers
Communications & Networking
1 30 (16.95%) Firewall
2 23 (12.99%) SAN
3 19 (10.73%) WAN
4 18 (10.17%) DHCP
4 18 (10.17%) DNS
4 18 (10.17%) LAN
4 18 (10.17%) Network Security
5 15 (8.47%) NAS
5 15 (8.47%) TCP/IP
6 14 (7.91%) VPN
7 12 (6.78%) SSL
8 11 (6.21%) BGP
9 10 (5.65%) Cisco Nexus
10 9 (5.08%) Cisco ASA
10 9 (5.08%) LDAP
11 8 (4.52%) EIGRP
11 8 (4.52%) IPsec
11 8 (4.52%) MPLS
11 8 (4.52%) OSPF
11 8 (4.52%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (14.12%) SQL Server
2 19 (10.73%) PostgreSQL
3 13 (7.34%) Oracle Database
3 13 (7.34%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 12 (6.78%) MySQL
5 11 (6.21%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 9 (5.08%) Oracle Database 11g
6 9 (5.08%) SQL Server 2012
6 9 (5.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 7 (3.95%) Relational Database
7 7 (3.95%) SQL Server 2008
8 6 (3.39%) Data Warehouse
8 6 (3.39%) Oracle Database 12c
8 6 (3.39%) VLDB
9 5 (2.82%) RDBMS
10 4 (2.26%) DB2
11 3 (1.69%) SQL Server 2005
11 3 (1.69%) SQL Server 2014
12 2 (1.13%) Hadoop
12 2 (1.13%) PowerPivot
Development Applications
1 11 (6.21%) Git (software)
2 8 (4.52%) Jenkins
3 7 (3.95%) Hudson
3 7 (3.95%) Sonatype Nexus
4 6 (3.39%) JIRA
5 5 (2.82%) Subversion
6 4 (2.26%) Eclipse
6 4 (2.26%) Vagrant
7 2 (1.13%) JBuilder
7 2 (1.13%) Mercurial
7 2 (1.13%) Octopus Deploy
7 2 (1.13%) TeamCity
7 2 (1.13%) Visual Studio
8 1 (0.56%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 1 (0.56%) Selenium
General
1 47 (26.55%) Finance
2 17 (9.60%) Banking
3 8 (4.52%) Telecoms
4 5 (2.82%) Legal
5 4 (2.26%) Investment Banking
6 3 (1.69%) Back Office
6 3 (1.69%) Financial Institution
6 3 (1.69%) Games
6 3 (1.69%) Law
6 3 (1.69%) Multimedia
7 2 (1.13%) Front Office
7 2 (1.13%) Publishing
7 2 (1.13%) Retail
8 1 (0.56%) International Banking
8 1 (0.56%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.56%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 27 (15.25%) Architect
2 17 (9.60%) Consultant
3 15 (8.47%) Developer
4 14 (7.91%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 13 (7.34%) Administrator
5 13 (7.34%) Analyst
5 13 (7.34%) DBA
5 13 (7.34%) Network Engineer
6 12 (6.78%) Technical Architect
7 11 (6.21%) SQL DBA
7 11 (6.21%) Technical Consultant
8 9 (5.08%) DevOps Engineer
9 8 (4.52%) Infrastructure Architect
9 8 (4.52%) Windows Engineer
10 7 (3.95%) Support Analyst
11 6 (3.39%) Senior Network Engineer
12 5 (2.82%) Applications Support
12 5 (2.82%) Project Manager
12 5 (2.82%) Senior Developer
12 5 (2.82%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (7.34%) Web Services
2 11 (6.21%) ELK Stack
3 9 (5.08%) Node.js
4 8 (4.52%) LAMP
5 6 (3.39%) LAPP Stack
5 6 (3.39%) LEMP Stack
6 5 (2.82%) Middleware
6 5 (2.82%) XML
7 4 (2.26%) libvirt
7 4 (2.26%) Sensu
8 3 (1.69%) .NET
8 3 (1.69%) SOAP
9 2 (1.13%) HTML
9 2 (1.13%) J2SE
9 2 (1.13%) MDX
9 2 (1.13%) Oracle Fusion
9 2 (1.13%) Struts
10 1 (0.56%) Django
10 1 (0.56%) IBM Integration Bus
10 1 (0.56%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 37 (20.90%) Data Centre
2 12 (6.78%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (6.21%) Management Information System
4 9 (5.08%) Clustering
5 7 (3.95%) Enterprise Storage
5 7 (3.95%) New Media
6 6 (3.39%) Hedge funds
6 6 (3.39%) Private Cloud
7 5 (2.82%) PKI
7 5 (2.82%) Wiki
8 4 (2.26%) Enterprise Software
8 4 (2.26%) Fintech
8 4 (2.26%) Mainframe
8 4 (2.26%) Replication
9 3 (1.69%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 3 (1.69%) Online Games
9 3 (1.69%) Video Conferencing
10 2 (1.13%) Data Integration
10 2 (1.13%) Video on Demand
10 2 (1.13%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 57 (32.20%) Windows
2 45 (25.42%) Linux
3 32 (18.08%) Unix
4 26 (14.69%) Windows Server
5 17 (9.60%) Windows Server 2008
6 12 (6.78%) Windows 7
7 11 (6.21%) Windows Server 2003
8 8 (4.52%) Windows Server 2012
9 7 (3.95%) AIX
9 7 (3.95%) Solaris
9 7 (3.95%) Windows 8
10 6 (3.39%) CentOS
10 6 (3.39%) Debian
10 6 (3.39%) Ubuntu
11 4 (2.26%) zOS
12 3 (1.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 3 (1.69%) Windows 10
13 2 (1.13%) HPUX
14 1 (0.56%) Mac OS
14 1 (0.56%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (19.77%) Performance Tuning
2 33 (18.64%) Disaster Recovery
3 32 (18.08%) Agile Software Development
4 28 (15.82%) High Availability
5 19 (10.73%) DevOps
6 18 (10.17%) Project Management
7 17 (9.60%) ITIL
7 17 (9.60%) Scrum
8 16 (9.04%) Migration
9 15 (8.47%) ETL
10 14 (7.91%) Configuration Management
10 14 (7.91%) Document Management
10 14 (7.91%) Release Management
11 13 (7.34%) Load Balancing
12 12 (6.78%) Security Architecture
12 12 (6.78%) User Acceptance Testing
13 11 (6.21%) Continuous Delivery
13 11 (6.21%) PRINCE2
13 11 (6.21%) TOGAF
14 10 (5.65%) Infrastructure Management
Programming Languages
1 38 (21.47%) Java
2 33 (18.64%) SQL
3 20 (11.30%) Perl
4 19 (10.73%) Bash Shell
5 11 (6.21%) PowerShell
6 10 (5.65%) Python
6 10 (5.65%) T-SQL
7 8 (4.52%) Shell Script
8 5 (2.82%) C++
8 5 (2.82%) JavaScript
9 4 (2.26%) C
9 4 (2.26%) Scala
10 2 (1.13%) C#
10 2 (1.13%) Objective-C
10 2 (1.13%) PHP
10 2 (1.13%) PL/SQL
10 2 (1.13%) Ruby
10 2 (1.13%) VB
11 1 (0.56%) Bourne shell
11 1 (0.56%) Korn
Qualifications
1 16 (9.04%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (4.52%) CCNP
3 7 (3.95%) CCNA
4 5 (2.82%) ITIL Certification
4 5 (2.82%) Security Cleared
5 4 (2.26%) Check Point Certification
5 4 (2.26%) MCSE
5 4 (2.26%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (1.69%) CCIE
6 3 (1.69%) MCSA
6 3 (1.69%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 2 (1.13%) BPSS Clearance
7 2 (1.13%) CTC Cleared
7 2 (1.13%) Degree
7 2 (1.13%) MAPM
8 1 (0.56%) DV Cleared
8 1 (0.56%) ISTQB
8 1 (0.56%) OSCP
8 1 (0.56%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 1 (0.56%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (4.52%) QA
2 5 (2.82%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 3 (1.69%) SLA
System Software
1 30 (16.95%) Active Directory
2 26 (14.69%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (7.91%) Virtual Machines
4 9 (5.08%) NFS
5 8 (4.52%) Hyper-V
6 7 (3.95%) iptables
6 7 (3.95%) VMware ESX
6 7 (3.95%) vSphere
6 7 (3.95%) XenApp
7 6 (3.39%) Docker
7 6 (3.39%) XenServer
8 5 (2.82%) KVM
8 5 (2.82%) Postfix
8 5 (2.82%) Samba
9 4 (2.26%) Xen
10 3 (1.69%) Oracle RAC
10 3 (1.69%) Squid
11 2 (1.13%) Microsoft App-V
11 2 (1.13%) XenDesktop
12 1 (0.56%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 20 (11.30%) Puppet
2 17 (9.60%) SCOM
3 11 (6.21%) Kibana
3 11 (6.21%) logstash
4 9 (5.08%) Control-M
5 7 (3.95%) Oracle RMAN
5 7 (3.95%) SCCM
6 6 (3.39%) Ganglia
7 5 (2.82%) Opscode Chef
7 5 (2.82%) SCVMM
7 5 (2.82%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
7 5 (2.82%) ZABBIX
8 4 (2.26%) Graphite
8 4 (2.26%) StatsD
9 3 (1.69%) ITRS Geneos
10 2 (1.13%) Ansible
10 2 (1.13%) Failover Clustering
10 2 (1.13%) Forefront Identity Manager
10 2 (1.13%) NetBackup
10 2 (1.13%) WSUS
Vendors
1 34 (19.21%) Cisco
1 34 (19.21%) VMware
2 32 (18.08%) Microsoft
3 26 (14.69%) Oracle
4 17 (9.60%) Citrix
5 13 (7.34%) NetApp
6 12 (6.78%) Dell
7 11 (6.21%) F5
7 11 (6.21%) Red Hat
8 10 (5.65%) CheckPoint
8 10 (5.65%) SAP
9 9 (5.08%) EMC
10 8 (4.52%) HP
10 8 (4.52%) Symantec
11 6 (3.39%) Dell Compellent
11 6 (3.39%) SimCorp
12 5 (2.82%) Sun
13 4 (2.26%) IBM
13 4 (2.26%) ServiceNow
14 3 (1.69%) Veritas
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