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 27 November 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
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Capacity Planning
Rank 316 269 283
Rank change year-on-year
-47 +14
Contract jobs citing Capacity Planning 107 147 107
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.45% 0.60% 0.48%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.58% 0.77% 0.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 78 101 69
Average daily rate
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£450 £410 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.75% +2.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £321 £300 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £615 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £370 £393
% change year-on-year
+8.10% -5.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 0
Average hourly rate £25.50 £22.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £13.50 £22.25
% change year-on-year
+177.77% -39.32%
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
18354 18971 16812
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 77.30% 77.63% 75.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 13528 13283 11518
Average daily rate £450 £450 £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £363 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.89% -2.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 243 236 312
Average hourly rate £22.50 £22.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.27% -26.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.50 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.50 £57.25 £51.56
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-9.09% -8.33%

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 27 November 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
Hourly Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Capacity Planning across the London region over the 3 months to 27 November 2014.

Capacity Planning Hourly Rate Histogram 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 27 November 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 +23 31 £450 +9.09% 7
Croydon -8 1 £400 -
Harrow - 1 £400 -
Uxbridge - - - -
Docklands, London - - - -
Westminster - - - -
Wimbledon - - - -
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England

Capacity Planning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 November 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 66 (33.17%) Windows
2 50 (25.13%) SQL
2 50 (25.13%) Microsoft
3 48 (24.12%) Finance
4 37 (18.59%) VMware
4 37 (18.59%) Linux
5 33 (16.58%) Performance Monitoring
6 31 (15.58%) Oracle
6 31 (15.58%) Agile Software Development
7 30 (15.08%) SQL Server
7 30 (15.08%) Performance Tuning
8 28 (14.07%) ITIL
9 27 (13.57%) Disaster Recovery
10 26 (13.07%) Java
10 26 (13.07%) Active Directory
10 26 (13.07%) DNS
11 25 (12.56%) Windows Server 2008
12 24 (12.06%) MS Excel
12 24 (12.06%) Analytical Skills
13 23 (11.56%) Project Management
14 22 (11.06%) Clustering
15 19 (9.55%) Migration
15 19 (9.55%) MySQL
15 19 (9.55%) Cisco
15 19 (9.55%) Degree
16 18 (9.05%) Banking
16 18 (9.05%) UNIX
17 17 (8.54%) Change Management
18 16 (8.04%) Replication
18 16 (8.04%) T-SQL

Capacity Planning
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 27 November 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 16 (8.04%) MS Exchange
2 15 (7.54%) Exchange Server 2010
3 9 (4.52%) SharePoint
3 9 (4.52%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 7 (3.52%) Lync
5 5 (2.51%) Cloud Foundry
5 5 (2.51%) OpenStack
5 5 (2.51%) Adobe CQ
5 5 (2.51%) Apache
6 4 (2.01%) Lotus Domino
6 4 (2.01%) WebLogic
6 4 (2.01%) IIS
6 4 (2.01%) SharePoint 2010
7 3 (1.51%) SharePoint 2013
7 3 (1.51%) Office Communications Server
7 3 (1.51%) WebSphere
8 2 (1.01%) JBoss
8 2 (1.01%) Tomcat
8 2 (1.01%) SAS
8 2 (1.01%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 24 (12.06%) MS Excel
2 11 (5.53%) MS Office
3 2 (1.01%) SPSS
4 1 (0.50%) MS Project
4 1 (0.50%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (1.51%) Dynamics NAV
2 2 (1.01%) SAP PS
3 1 (0.50%) SimCorp Dimension
3 1 (0.50%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 7 (3.52%) Office 365
1 7 (3.52%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (2.51%) PaaS
2 5 (2.51%) Heroku
2 5 (2.51%) Engine Yard
3 4 (2.01%) Google Apps
4 2 (1.01%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.50%) ElastiCache
5 1 (0.50%) Amazon ElastiCache
5 1 (0.50%) Amazon ELB
5 1 (0.50%) SaaS
5 1 (0.50%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.50%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 26 (13.07%) DNS
2 15 (7.54%) Firewall
3 14 (7.04%) LAN
3 14 (7.04%) SAN
4 13 (6.53%) DHCP
5 10 (5.03%) WAN
6 8 (4.02%) TCP/IP
7 7 (3.52%) BGP
8 6 (3.02%) Wireless
8 6 (3.02%) VPN
8 6 (3.02%) HTTP
8 6 (3.02%) VLAN
9 5 (2.51%) WLAN
9 5 (2.51%) FTP
9 5 (2.51%) Wi-Fi
10 4 (2.01%) Internet
10 4 (2.01%) DSL
10 4 (2.01%) LDAP
10 4 (2.01%) Broadband
11 3 (1.51%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (15.08%) SQL Server
2 19 (9.55%) MySQL
3 15 (7.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 14 (7.04%) Relational Database
5 10 (5.03%) SQL Server 2008
5 10 (5.03%) Oracle Database
6 8 (4.02%) RDBMS
6 8 (4.02%) SQL Server 2012
7 7 (3.52%) NoSQL
7 7 (3.52%) QlikView
7 7 (3.52%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 7 (3.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 7 (3.52%) SQL Server 2005
7 7 (3.52%) MS Access
7 7 (3.52%) Data Warehouse
8 6 (3.02%) Big Data
8 6 (3.02%) MongoDB
9 5 (2.51%) Apache Cassandra
10 4 (2.01%) DTS
10 4 (2.01%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 10 (5.03%) Jenkins
2 6 (3.02%) Visual Studio
2 6 (3.02%) Subversion
3 4 (2.01%) Selenium
4 3 (1.51%) FitNesse
4 3 (1.51%) SilkTest
4 3 (1.51%) QuickTest Pro
5 2 (1.01%) Git (software)
5 2 (1.01%) Hudson
5 2 (1.01%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 1 (0.50%) Fiddler
6 1 (0.50%) WebDriver
6 1 (0.50%) Mercurial
6 1 (0.50%) NUnit
6 1 (0.50%) JIRA
6 1 (0.50%) LoadRunner
6 1 (0.50%) Eclipse
6 1 (0.50%) JMeter
General
1 48 (24.12%) Finance
2 18 (9.05%) Banking
3 10 (5.03%) Telecoms
4 6 (3.02%) Legal
4 6 (3.02%) Front Office
5 5 (2.51%) Investment Banking
6 4 (2.01%) Games
7 3 (1.51%) Retail
7 3 (1.51%) Marketing
7 3 (1.51%) Back Office
8 1 (0.50%) Local Government
8 1 (0.50%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.50%) Advertising
8 1 (0.50%) Publishing
8 1 (0.50%) Law
Job Titles
1 29 (14.57%) Analyst
2 25 (12.56%) Architect
3 21 (10.55%) DBA
4 15 (7.54%) Consultant
5 11 (5.53%) SQL DBA
5 11 (5.53%) Developer
5 11 (5.53%) Business Analyst
6 10 (5.03%) Administrator
7 9 (4.52%) Solutions Architect
8 8 (4.02%) DevOps Engineer
9 7 (3.52%) SQL Server DBA
9 7 (3.52%) Network Engineer
10 6 (3.02%) Systems Engineer
10 6 (3.02%) Project Manager
10 6 (3.02%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 6 (3.02%) Oracle DBA
11 5 (2.51%) Technical Manager
11 5 (2.51%) Infrastructure Analyst
11 5 (2.51%) Support Engineer
12 4 (2.01%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (5.53%) Web Services
2 5 (2.51%) MCollective
2 5 (2.51%) J2EE
2 5 (2.51%) Middleware
3 4 (2.01%) XML
3 4 (2.01%) RESTful
4 3 (1.51%) CSS
4 3 (1.51%) HTML
4 3 (1.51%) FpML
5 2 (1.01%) Rendezvous
5 2 (1.01%) LAMP
5 2 (1.01%) JMS
5 2 (1.01%) JSON
5 2 (1.01%) Kafka
5 2 (1.01%) REST
6 1 (0.50%) Drools
6 1 (0.50%) Oracle Fusion
6 1 (0.50%) ActiveMQ
6 1 (0.50%) .NET Framework
6 1 (0.50%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 24 (12.06%) Analytical Skills
2 22 (11.06%) Clustering
3 16 (8.04%) Replication
4 12 (6.03%) Computer Science
5 11 (5.53%) Management Information System
5 11 (5.53%) Blackberry
6 9 (4.52%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 7 (3.52%) NHS
8 5 (2.51%) Informatics
8 5 (2.51%) Open Source
8 5 (2.51%) Device Driver
9 3 (1.51%) Over-the-Top Content
9 3 (1.51%) Mobile Computing
9 3 (1.51%) Data Integration
9 3 (1.51%) DTCC
9 3 (1.51%) Statistics
9 3 (1.51%) Derivative
9 3 (1.51%) GIS
10 2 (1.01%) Fixed Income
10 2 (1.01%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 66 (33.17%) Windows
2 37 (18.59%) Linux
3 25 (12.56%) Windows Server 2008
4 18 (9.05%) UNIX
5 15 (7.54%) Windows Server 2003
6 14 (7.04%) Windows 7
7 9 (4.52%) Windows Server 2012
7 9 (4.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 8 (4.02%) Solaris
9 7 (3.52%) CentOS
10 6 (3.02%) Ubuntu
10 6 (3.02%) Windows 8
11 3 (1.51%) Apple iOS
11 3 (1.51%) Android
12 2 (1.01%) Windows XP
13 1 (0.50%) Mac OS X
13 1 (0.50%) AIX
13 1 (0.50%) HPUX
13 1 (0.50%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (16.58%) Performance Monitoring
2 31 (15.58%) Agile Software Development
3 30 (15.08%) Performance Tuning
4 28 (14.07%) ITIL
5 27 (13.57%) Disaster Recovery
6 23 (11.56%) Project Management
7 19 (9.55%) Migration
8 17 (8.54%) Change Management
9 16 (8.04%) Release Management
10 15 (7.54%) Business Intelligence
10 15 (7.54%) Scrum
11 14 (7.04%) Capacity Management
11 14 (7.04%) DevOps
11 14 (7.04%) Service Management
11 14 (7.04%) Performance Management
12 13 (6.53%) PRINCE2
13 12 (6.03%) Root Cause Analysis
14 11 (5.53%) Mentoring
14 11 (5.53%) Service Delivery
15 10 (5.03%) Database Tuning
Programming Languages
1 50 (25.13%) SQL
2 26 (13.07%) Java
3 16 (8.04%) T-SQL
4 14 (7.04%) Python
5 12 (6.03%) Perl
6 11 (5.53%) Ruby
7 9 (4.52%) Bash Shell
8 8 (4.02%) Shell Script
8 8 (4.02%) PowerShell
9 6 (3.02%) C
9 6 (3.02%) C#
10 5 (2.51%) Korn
11 4 (2.01%) PHP
12 2 (1.01%) JavaScript
12 2 (1.01%) PL/SQL
13 1 (0.50%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 19 (9.55%) Degree
2 7 (3.52%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (3.02%) MCTS
4 5 (2.51%) Security Cleared
5 4 (2.01%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 3 (1.51%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 3 (1.51%) MCITP
6 3 (1.51%) CCNP
6 3 (1.51%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (1.51%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 3 (1.51%) PMI Certification
6 3 (1.51%) MCSE
6 3 (1.51%) MCSA
6 3 (1.51%) MCT
7 2 (1.01%) Postgraduate
7 2 (1.01%) PMP
7 2 (1.01%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (1.01%) ISEB
7 2 (1.01%) CCIE
8 1 (0.50%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (5.53%) QA
2 4 (2.01%) SLA
2 4 (2.01%) Dodd-Frank
3 1 (0.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.50%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 26 (13.07%) Active Directory
2 16 (8.04%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (4.52%) VMware ESX
4 5 (2.51%) XenApp
5 4 (2.01%) vSphere
5 4 (2.01%) vCloud
6 3 (1.51%) XenDesktop
7 2 (1.01%) Oracle RMAN
7 2 (1.01%) Oracle RAC
8 1 (0.50%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.50%) Hyper-V
8 1 (0.50%) XenServer
8 1 (0.50%) Postfix
8 1 (0.50%) Veritas Volume Manager
8 1 (0.50%) Veritas File System
8 1 (0.50%) LiteSpeed
8 1 (0.50%) Squid
8 1 (0.50%) NFS
8 1 (0.50%) Samba
Systems Management
1 10 (5.03%) Nagios
1 10 (5.03%) SCCM
1 10 (5.03%) Puppet
2 6 (3.02%) SCOM
3 5 (2.51%) collectd
3 5 (2.51%) Cobbler
3 5 (2.51%) NetBackup
4 4 (2.01%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (1.01%) Backup Exec
5 2 (1.01%) Data Guard
5 2 (1.01%) HP SIM
6 1 (0.50%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 1 (0.50%) Salt
6 1 (0.50%) PureDisk
6 1 (0.50%) ZABBIX
6 1 (0.50%) Veritas Storage Foundation
6 1 (0.50%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 1 (0.50%) Cisco IPCC
6 1 (0.50%) Tivoli
6 1 (0.50%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 50 (25.13%) Microsoft
2 37 (18.59%) VMware
3 31 (15.58%) Oracle
4 19 (9.55%) Cisco
5 16 (8.04%) HP
6 15 (7.54%) Red Hat
7 12 (6.03%) Citrix
8 7 (3.52%) EMC
9 6 (3.02%) SAP
9 6 (3.02%) NetApp
9 6 (3.02%) Juniper
10 5 (2.51%) SolarWinds
10 5 (2.51%) BMC
11 4 (2.01%) TIBCO
11 4 (2.01%) AppSense
11 4 (2.01%) Dell
11 4 (2.01%) Calypso
11 4 (2.01%) SunGard
11 4 (2.01%) Google
11 4 (2.01%) F5
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