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 30 August 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
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Capacity Planning
Rank 341 332 348
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +16
Contract jobs citing Capacity Planning 107 102 92
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.46% 0.44% 0.38%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.54% 0.53% 0.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 67 74 62
Median daily rate £413 £444 £419
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.04% +5.97%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £372 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £600 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £33.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £23.50 £22.00
% change year-on-year
+19.14% +6.81%
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
19812 19174 19551
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 85.83% 82.41% 81.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 14189 13664 13584
Median daily rate £475 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £313 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 185 216 229
Median hourly rate £23.00 £22.00 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.54% +2.32%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.19 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £52.50 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £32.54 £25.75
% change year-on-year
-7.80% +26.36%

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 30 August 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 30 August 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 +17 9 £380 -14.36% 8
Croydon -6 5 £450 -7.69%
Bromley +2 2 £438 +2.94%
Canary Wharf +2 2 £450 +12.50%
Edgware - 1 £375 -
Capacity Planning
England

Capacity Planning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 30 August 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 64 (32.16%) Windows
2 55 (27.64%) Finance
3 51 (25.63%) Linux
4 45 (22.61%) Java
4 45 (22.61%) Data Centre
5 41 (20.60%) Active Directory
6 40 (20.10%) VMware
7 39 (19.60%) Cisco
8 37 (18.59%) Unix
8 37 (18.59%) Agile Software Development
9 36 (18.09%) SQL
10 34 (17.09%) Microsoft
10 34 (17.09%) Disaster Recovery
11 32 (16.08%) Oracle
11 32 (16.08%) Performance Tuning
12 31 (15.58%) Firewall
13 30 (15.08%) Windows Server
14 28 (14.07%) Citrix
14 28 (14.07%) SAN
15 27 (13.57%) DHCP
15 27 (13.57%) SQL Server
16 26 (13.07%) Perl
16 26 (13.07%) DNS
16 26 (13.07%) SCOM
17 25 (12.56%) High Availability
18 24 (12.06%) VMware Infrastructure
19 23 (11.56%) VPN
19 23 (11.56%) Cisco Certification
20 22 (11.06%) Windows Server 2008
21 20 (10.05%) WAN

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 20 (10.05%) Apache
2 13 (6.53%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 12 (6.03%) Tomcat
4 11 (5.53%) MS Exchange
5 10 (5.03%) Elasticsearch
5 10 (5.03%) nginx
6 9 (4.52%) Jetty
6 9 (4.52%) Skype for Business
7 8 (4.02%) Exchange Server 2010
8 7 (3.52%) BizTalk Server
9 6 (3.02%) Exchange Server 2013
9 6 (3.02%) JBoss
10 5 (2.51%) Confluence
10 5 (2.51%) MediaWiki
10 5 (2.51%) SharePoint
11 4 (2.01%) GlassFish
11 4 (2.01%) IIS
12 3 (1.51%) WebLogic
12 3 (1.51%) WebSphere
13 2 (1.01%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 16 (8.04%) MS Excel
2 14 (7.04%) MS Office
3 4 (2.01%) MS PowerPoint
3 4 (2.01%) MS Project
3 4 (2.01%) MS Visio
4 2 (1.01%) InfoPath
5 1 (0.50%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 9 (4.52%) SAP APO
2 6 (3.02%) SimCorp Dimension
3 1 (0.50%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (0.50%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.50%) Sprinklr
Cloud Services
1 9 (4.52%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (4.02%) IaaS
3 6 (3.02%) PaaS
4 5 (2.51%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (1.01%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (1.01%) Office 365
6 1 (0.50%) Amazon S3
6 1 (0.50%) Google Analytics
6 1 (0.50%) SaaS
6 1 (0.50%) Socialbakers
Communications & Networking
1 31 (15.58%) Firewall
2 28 (14.07%) SAN
3 27 (13.57%) DHCP
4 26 (13.07%) DNS
5 23 (11.56%) VPN
6 20 (10.05%) WAN
7 19 (9.55%) Network Security
8 18 (9.05%) LAN
9 17 (8.54%) TCP/IP
10 15 (7.54%) NAS
11 13 (6.53%) SSL
12 12 (6.03%) BGP
13 9 (4.52%) LDAP
14 8 (4.02%) Cisco ASA
14 8 (4.02%) IPsec
14 8 (4.02%) IPv6
14 8 (4.02%) MPLS
14 8 (4.02%) OSPF
15 7 (3.52%) EIGRP
15 7 (3.52%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (13.57%) SQL Server
2 19 (9.55%) PostgreSQL
3 15 (7.54%) Oracle Database
4 13 (6.53%) MySQL
5 11 (5.53%) Oracle Database 11g
6 10 (5.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 8 (4.02%) Relational Database
7 8 (4.02%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 7 (3.52%) SQL Server 2008
8 7 (3.52%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 6 (3.02%) Oracle Database 12c
9 6 (3.02%) RDBMS
9 6 (3.02%) SQL Server 2012
9 6 (3.02%) VLDB
10 5 (2.51%) Hadoop
11 4 (2.01%) Data Warehouse
11 4 (2.01%) DB2
12 2 (1.01%) Oracle8/8i Database
12 2 (1.01%) SQL Server 2005
12 2 (1.01%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 12 (6.03%) Git (software)
1 12 (6.03%) Jenkins
2 9 (4.52%) JIRA
3 7 (3.52%) Hudson
4 6 (3.02%) Subversion
5 4 (2.01%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 4 (2.01%) Eclipse
5 4 (2.01%) Vagrant
6 3 (1.51%) Sonatype Nexus
6 3 (1.51%) Visual Studio
7 2 (1.01%) JBuilder
7 2 (1.01%) Mercurial
7 2 (1.01%) Octopus Deploy
7 2 (1.01%) TeamCity
8 1 (0.50%) Selenium
8 1 (0.50%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 55 (27.64%) Finance
2 16 (8.04%) Banking
3 11 (5.53%) Financial Institution
4 10 (5.03%) Back Office
5 9 (4.52%) Telecoms
6 4 (2.01%) Legal
7 3 (1.51%) Law
7 3 (1.51%) Multimedia
7 3 (1.51%) Publishing
7 3 (1.51%) Retail
8 2 (1.01%) Games
9 1 (0.50%) Front Office
9 1 (0.50%) Investment Banking
9 1 (0.50%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.50%) Marketing
9 1 (0.50%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.50%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 29 (14.57%) Architect
2 18 (9.05%) Analyst
2 18 (9.05%) Consultant
3 15 (7.54%) Administrator
4 13 (6.53%) DBA
4 13 (6.53%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 13 (6.53%) Technical Architect
5 12 (6.03%) Developer
6 11 (5.53%) Network Engineer
6 11 (5.53%) Technical Consultant
7 10 (5.03%) DevOps Engineer
7 10 (5.03%) SQL DBA
8 9 (4.52%) Windows Engineer
9 8 (4.02%) Infrastructure Architect
10 7 (3.52%) 3rd Line Support
10 7 (3.52%) Support Analyst
10 7 (3.52%) Wintel Support
11 6 (3.02%) Applications Engineer
11 6 (3.02%) Applications Support
11 6 (3.02%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (5.03%) Web Services
2 9 (4.52%) ELK Stack
2 9 (4.52%) LAMP
3 7 (3.52%) .NET
4 6 (3.02%) LAPP Stack
4 6 (3.02%) LEMP Stack
4 6 (3.02%) Middleware
4 6 (3.02%) Node.js
5 5 (2.51%) XML
6 4 (2.01%) libvirt
6 4 (2.01%) Sensu
7 3 (1.51%) HTML
7 3 (1.51%) SOAP
8 2 (1.01%) EJB
8 2 (1.01%) J2EE
8 2 (1.01%) J2SE
8 2 (1.01%) JMX
8 2 (1.01%) JSF
8 2 (1.01%) Struts
8 2 (1.01%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 45 (22.61%) Data Centre
2 14 (7.04%) Hedge funds
3 13 (6.53%) Analytical Skills
3 13 (6.53%) Management Information System
4 11 (5.53%) Clustering
5 8 (4.02%) VCE vBlock
6 6 (3.02%) Enterprise Storage
6 6 (3.02%) New Media
7 5 (2.51%) Mainframe
7 5 (2.51%) PKI
7 5 (2.51%) Wiki
8 4 (2.01%) Enterprise Software
8 4 (2.01%) Fintech
9 3 (1.51%) BBC
9 3 (1.51%) Computer Science
9 3 (1.51%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 3 (1.51%) NHS
9 3 (1.51%) Private Cloud
9 3 (1.51%) Replication
9 3 (1.51%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 64 (32.16%) Windows
2 51 (25.63%) Linux
3 37 (18.59%) Unix
4 30 (15.08%) Windows Server
5 22 (11.06%) Windows Server 2008
6 14 (7.04%) Windows 7
7 13 (6.53%) Windows Server 2003
8 11 (5.53%) Windows Server 2012
9 10 (5.03%) Solaris
10 8 (4.02%) AIX
11 7 (3.52%) CentOS
11 7 (3.52%) Windows 8
12 6 (3.02%) Debian
12 6 (3.02%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 6 (3.02%) Ubuntu
12 6 (3.02%) Windows 10
13 4 (2.01%) zOS
14 3 (1.51%) HPUX
15 1 (0.50%) VMS
15 1 (0.50%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (18.59%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (17.09%) Disaster Recovery
3 32 (16.08%) Performance Tuning
4 25 (12.56%) High Availability
5 19 (9.55%) DevOps
5 19 (9.55%) Migration
6 18 (9.05%) Load Balancing
7 17 (8.54%) Project Management
7 17 (8.54%) Scrum
8 15 (7.54%) Document Management
8 15 (7.54%) ITIL
8 15 (7.54%) Release Management
9 14 (7.04%) ETL
10 13 (6.53%) Configuration Management
10 13 (6.53%) Problem Management
11 12 (6.03%) Incident Management
11 12 (6.03%) Infrastructure Management
11 12 (6.03%) Security Architecture
11 12 (6.03%) User Acceptance Testing
12 11 (5.53%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 45 (22.61%) Java
2 36 (18.09%) SQL
3 26 (13.07%) Perl
4 16 (8.04%) Bash Shell
5 12 (6.03%) Python
6 11 (5.53%) PowerShell
7 10 (5.03%) C
8 9 (4.52%) Shell Script
8 9 (4.52%) T-SQL
9 8 (4.02%) C++
10 6 (3.02%) JavaScript
11 4 (2.01%) Scala
12 3 (1.51%) Ruby
13 2 (1.01%) Objective-C
13 2 (1.01%) PHP
13 2 (1.01%) PL/SQL
13 2 (1.01%) VB
14 1 (0.50%) Bourne shell
14 1 (0.50%) C#
14 1 (0.50%) Korn
Qualifications
1 23 (11.56%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (5.53%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 9 (4.52%) Security Cleared
4 7 (3.52%) CCNA
5 6 (3.02%) CCNP
6 5 (2.51%) Check Point Certification
6 5 (2.51%) SC Cleared
7 4 (2.01%) DV Cleared
7 4 (2.01%) MCSE
7 4 (2.01%) Microsoft Certification
8 3 (1.51%) BPSS Clearance
8 3 (1.51%) CCIE
8 3 (1.51%) MCSA
9 2 (1.01%) CTC Cleared
9 2 (1.01%) Degree
9 2 (1.01%) ITIL Certification
9 2 (1.01%) MAPM
9 2 (1.01%) Oracle Certification
10 1 (0.50%) ISTQB
10 1 (0.50%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (5.53%) SLA
2 10 (5.03%) QA
3 5 (2.51%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 2 (1.01%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.50%) NEBOSH
System Software
1 41 (20.60%) Active Directory
2 24 (12.06%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (5.03%) Virtual Machines
3 10 (5.03%) XenApp
4 9 (4.52%) vSphere
5 8 (4.02%) Hyper-V
6 7 (3.52%) Docker
6 7 (3.52%) iptables
7 6 (3.02%) NFS
7 6 (3.02%) VMware ESX
7 6 (3.02%) XenServer
8 5 (2.51%) KVM
8 5 (2.51%) Microsoft App-V
8 5 (2.51%) Postfix
8 5 (2.51%) Samba
8 5 (2.51%) XenDesktop
9 4 (2.01%) Oracle RAC
9 4 (2.01%) Xen
10 3 (1.51%) Squid
11 2 (1.01%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 26 (13.07%) SCOM
2 18 (9.05%) Puppet
3 15 (7.54%) SCCM
4 10 (5.03%) logstash
5 9 (4.52%) Control-M
5 9 (4.52%) Kibana
6 8 (4.02%) Oracle RMAN
7 6 (3.02%) Opscode Chef
8 5 (2.51%) Graphite
8 5 (2.51%) SCVMM
8 5 (2.51%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
8 5 (2.51%) ZABBIX
9 4 (2.01%) Ganglia
9 4 (2.01%) HP Quality Center
9 4 (2.01%) StatsD
10 3 (1.51%) Ansible
10 3 (1.51%) Failover Clustering
10 3 (1.51%) NetBackup
11 2 (1.01%) Nagios
11 2 (1.01%) WSUS
Vendors
1 40 (20.10%) VMware
2 39 (19.60%) Cisco
3 34 (17.09%) Microsoft
4 32 (16.08%) Oracle
5 28 (14.07%) Citrix
6 16 (8.04%) EMC
7 15 (7.54%) Red Hat
8 14 (7.04%) NetApp
9 13 (6.53%) Dell
10 12 (6.03%) HP
10 12 (6.03%) SAP
11 10 (5.03%) CheckPoint
12 8 (4.02%) Symantec
13 7 (3.52%) F5
14 6 (3.02%) Dell Compellent
14 6 (3.02%) SimCorp
14 6 (3.02%) Sun
15 5 (2.51%) AppSense
15 5 (2.51%) IBM
16 4 (2.01%) Veritas
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