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 27 September 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
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Capacity Planning
Rank 351 347 354
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +7
Contract jobs citing Capacity Planning 90 88 95
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.39% 0.38% 0.39%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.46% 0.46% 0.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 59 61
Median daily rate £450 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £349 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £590 £675 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £391 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 3
Median hourly rate - £33.00 £25.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +29.41%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £22.50 £46.75
% change year-on-year
+24.44% -51.87%
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
19685 19203 19669
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 85.98% 83.25% 81.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 14097 13781 13947
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 £613 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 199 218 246
Median hourly rate £24.72 £22.00 £21.62
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.36% +1.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.17 £13.46
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £54.93 £52.05 £53.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £33.64 £26.25
% change year-on-year
-3.38% +28.15%

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 27 September 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 27 September 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 +4 5 £403 +0.62% 4
Croydon -10 5 £450 -7.69%
Bromley - 2 £438 -
Edgware - 1 £375 -
Canary Wharf - 1 £525 -
Capacity Planning
England

Capacity Planning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 September 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 62 (31.96%) Windows
2 58 (29.90%) Finance
3 54 (27.84%) Linux
4 47 (24.23%) Java
5 39 (20.10%) Active Directory
5 39 (20.10%) Agile Software Development
6 38 (19.59%) Unix
6 38 (19.59%) VMware
6 38 (19.59%) Data Centre
7 37 (19.07%) SQL
8 33 (17.01%) Cisco
8 33 (17.01%) Disaster Recovery
8 33 (17.01%) Firewall
8 33 (17.01%) Performance Tuning
9 31 (15.98%) Oracle
10 30 (15.46%) Perl
10 30 (15.46%) Microsoft
11 28 (14.43%) SQL Server
11 28 (14.43%) Windows Server
12 27 (13.92%) Citrix
13 25 (12.89%) SAN
13 25 (12.89%) SCOM
14 24 (12.37%) DHCP
15 23 (11.86%) DNS
15 23 (11.86%) Apache
15 23 (11.86%) High Availability
16 22 (11.34%) VPN
16 22 (11.34%) Cisco Certification
16 22 (11.34%) VMware Infrastructure
16 22 (11.34%) Windows Server 2008

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 23 (11.86%) Apache
2 17 (8.76%) Tomcat
3 12 (6.19%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 10 (5.15%) Elasticsearch
4 10 (5.15%) nginx
5 9 (4.64%) Jetty
5 9 (4.64%) MS Exchange
6 7 (3.61%) BizTalk Server
6 7 (3.61%) Exchange Server 2010
6 7 (3.61%) Skype for Business
7 6 (3.09%) JBoss
7 6 (3.09%) SharePoint
7 6 (3.09%) WebSphere
8 5 (2.58%) Confluence
8 5 (2.58%) GlassFish
8 5 (2.58%) MediaWiki
9 4 (2.06%) Exchange Server 2013
9 4 (2.06%) IIS
9 4 (2.06%) WebLogic
9 4 (2.06%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 17 (8.76%) MS Excel
2 13 (6.70%) MS Office
3 4 (2.06%) MS PowerPoint
3 4 (2.06%) MS Project
3 4 (2.06%) MS Visio
4 2 (1.03%) InfoPath
5 1 (0.52%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 11 (5.67%) SAP APO
2 6 (3.09%) SimCorp Dimension
3 2 (1.03%) Oracle BPM
3 2 (1.03%) SAP PP
4 1 (0.52%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (0.52%) Sprinklr
Cloud Services
1 8 (4.12%) Amazon AWS
1 8 (4.12%) PaaS
2 6 (3.09%) IaaS
3 4 (2.06%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (1.03%) AWS CloudFormation
4 2 (1.03%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.52%) Amazon S3
5 1 (0.52%) Google Analytics
5 1 (0.52%) Office 365
5 1 (0.52%) SaaS
5 1 (0.52%) Socialbakers
Communications & Networking
1 33 (17.01%) Firewall
2 25 (12.89%) SAN
3 24 (12.37%) DHCP
4 23 (11.86%) DNS
5 22 (11.34%) VPN
6 21 (10.82%) TCP/IP
7 17 (8.76%) Network Security
7 17 (8.76%) WAN
8 16 (8.25%) SSL
9 15 (7.73%) LAN
10 14 (7.22%) NAS
11 11 (5.67%) BGP
12 9 (4.64%) HTTP
13 8 (4.12%) LDAP
14 7 (3.61%) Cisco ASA
14 7 (3.61%) IPsec
14 7 (3.61%) IPv6
14 7 (3.61%) OSPF
14 7 (3.61%) Wireless
15 6 (3.09%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (14.43%) SQL Server
2 19 (9.79%) PostgreSQL
3 15 (7.73%) MySQL
3 15 (7.73%) Oracle Database
4 11 (5.67%) Oracle Database 11g
4 11 (5.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 9 (4.64%) SQL Server 2008
5 9 (4.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 8 (4.12%) Relational Database
6 8 (4.12%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 6 (3.09%) Oracle Database 12c
7 6 (3.09%) RDBMS
7 6 (3.09%) SQL Server 2012
7 6 (3.09%) VLDB
8 5 (2.58%) Hadoop
9 4 (2.06%) Data Warehouse
9 4 (2.06%) DB2
9 4 (2.06%) NoSQL
9 4 (2.06%) SQL Server 2005
10 2 (1.03%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 16 (8.25%) Git (software)
2 14 (7.22%) Jenkins
3 9 (4.64%) JIRA
4 7 (3.61%) Hudson
4 7 (3.61%) Subversion
5 4 (2.06%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 4 (2.06%) Eclipse
5 4 (2.06%) Vagrant
6 3 (1.55%) Visual Studio
7 2 (1.03%) JBuilder
7 2 (1.03%) Mercurial
7 2 (1.03%) Octopus Deploy
7 2 (1.03%) Sonatype Nexus
7 2 (1.03%) TeamCity
8 1 (0.52%) Selenium
8 1 (0.52%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 58 (29.90%) Finance
2 20 (10.31%) Banking
3 11 (5.67%) Financial Institution
4 10 (5.15%) Back Office
5 8 (4.12%) Telecoms
6 4 (2.06%) Investment Banking
6 4 (2.06%) Legal
7 3 (1.55%) Multimedia
7 3 (1.55%) Publishing
7 3 (1.55%) Retail
8 2 (1.03%) Law
8 2 (1.03%) Marketing
9 1 (0.52%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.52%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.52%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 28 (14.43%) Architect
2 17 (8.76%) Analyst
3 15 (7.73%) Consultant
3 15 (7.73%) Developer
4 14 (7.22%) Administrator
5 13 (6.70%) DBA
6 12 (6.19%) Technical Architect
7 10 (5.15%) DevOps Engineer
7 10 (5.15%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 10 (5.15%) Network Engineer
7 10 (5.15%) SQL DBA
7 10 (5.15%) Technical Consultant
8 8 (4.12%) Windows Engineer
9 7 (3.61%) 3rd Line Support
9 7 (3.61%) Infrastructure Architect
9 7 (3.61%) Wintel Support
10 6 (3.09%) Applications Engineer
10 6 (3.09%) Senior Developer
10 6 (3.09%) Solutions Architect
10 6 (3.09%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (5.67%) Web Services
2 10 (5.15%) LAMP
3 9 (4.64%) ELK Stack
4 8 (4.12%) .NET
5 7 (3.61%) Middleware
5 7 (3.61%) XML
6 6 (3.09%) LAPP Stack
6 6 (3.09%) LEMP Stack
7 4 (2.06%) libvirt
7 4 (2.06%) Node.js
7 4 (2.06%) Sensu
8 3 (1.55%) EJB
8 3 (1.55%) HTML
8 3 (1.55%) J2EE
8 3 (1.55%) JMX
8 3 (1.55%) JSF
8 3 (1.55%) Servlets
8 3 (1.55%) SOAP
8 3 (1.55%) XSLT
9 2 (1.03%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 38 (19.59%) Data Centre
2 14 (7.22%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (7.22%) Hedge funds
3 13 (6.70%) Management Information System
4 12 (6.19%) Clustering
5 8 (4.12%) VCE vBlock
6 6 (3.09%) Enterprise Software
6 6 (3.09%) Mainframe
7 5 (2.58%) Enterprise Storage
7 5 (2.58%) New Media
7 5 (2.58%) Wiki
8 4 (2.06%) Fintech
8 4 (2.06%) PKI
9 3 (1.55%) BBC
9 3 (1.55%) Computer Science
9 3 (1.55%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 3 (1.55%) NHS
9 3 (1.55%) N-Tier
9 3 (1.55%) Replication
10 2 (1.03%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 62 (31.96%) Windows
2 54 (27.84%) Linux
3 38 (19.59%) Unix
4 28 (14.43%) Windows Server
5 22 (11.34%) Windows Server 2008
6 13 (6.70%) Windows 7
6 13 (6.70%) Windows Server 2003
7 12 (6.19%) Solaris
8 10 (5.15%) Windows Server 2012
9 8 (4.12%) AIX
9 8 (4.12%) CentOS
10 7 (3.61%) Ubuntu
11 6 (3.09%) Debian
11 6 (3.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 6 (3.09%) Windows 10
11 6 (3.09%) Windows 8
12 4 (2.06%) zOS
13 3 (1.55%) HPUX
14 1 (0.52%) Android
14 1 (0.52%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (20.10%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (17.01%) Disaster Recovery
2 33 (17.01%) Performance Tuning
3 23 (11.86%) High Availability
4 22 (11.34%) Load Balancing
5 19 (9.79%) DevOps
6 18 (9.28%) Migration
7 17 (8.76%) Configuration Management
7 17 (8.76%) Release Management
7 17 (8.76%) Scrum
8 16 (8.25%) Project Management
9 15 (7.73%) Document Management
9 15 (7.73%) ETL
9 15 (7.73%) ITIL
10 14 (7.22%) User Acceptance Testing
11 13 (6.70%) Problem Management
11 13 (6.70%) Service Management
12 12 (6.19%) Incident Management
12 12 (6.19%) Infrastructure Management
13 11 (5.67%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 47 (24.23%) Java
2 37 (19.07%) SQL
3 30 (15.46%) Perl
4 14 (7.22%) Bash Shell
4 14 (7.22%) Python
5 11 (5.67%) C
5 11 (5.67%) PowerShell
6 10 (5.15%) C++
7 9 (4.64%) T-SQL
8 8 (4.12%) JavaScript
8 8 (4.12%) Shell Script
9 4 (2.06%) Scala
10 3 (1.55%) Jython
10 3 (1.55%) Ruby
11 2 (1.03%) Go
11 2 (1.03%) Objective-C
11 2 (1.03%) PHP
11 2 (1.03%) PL/SQL
11 2 (1.03%) VB
12 1 (0.52%) R
Qualifications
1 22 (11.34%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (5.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 9 (4.64%) Security Cleared
4 7 (3.61%) CCNA
5 6 (3.09%) CCNP
6 5 (2.58%) SC Cleared
7 4 (2.06%) Check Point Certification
7 4 (2.06%) DV Cleared
7 4 (2.06%) MCSE
7 4 (2.06%) Microsoft Certification
8 3 (1.55%) BPSS Clearance
8 3 (1.55%) MCSA
9 2 (1.03%) CCIE
9 2 (1.03%) CTC Cleared
9 2 (1.03%) Degree
9 2 (1.03%) ITIL Certification
9 2 (1.03%) MAPM
9 2 (1.03%) Oracle Certification
10 1 (0.52%) ISTQB
10 1 (0.52%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (6.70%) QA
2 11 (5.67%) SLA
3 6 (3.09%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 2 (1.03%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.52%) NEBOSH
System Software
1 39 (20.10%) Active Directory
2 22 (11.34%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (4.64%) vSphere
3 9 (4.64%) XenApp
4 7 (3.61%) Hyper-V
4 7 (3.61%) Virtual Machines
5 6 (3.09%) Docker
5 6 (3.09%) iptables
5 6 (3.09%) XenServer
6 5 (2.58%) KVM
6 5 (2.58%) Microsoft App-V
6 5 (2.58%) Postfix
6 5 (2.58%) Samba
6 5 (2.58%) XenDesktop
7 4 (2.06%) NFS
7 4 (2.06%) Xen
8 3 (1.55%) Oracle RAC
8 3 (1.55%) Squid
8 3 (1.55%) VMware ESX
9 2 (1.03%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 25 (12.89%) SCOM
2 19 (9.79%) Puppet
3 14 (7.22%) SCCM
4 10 (5.15%) logstash
5 9 (4.64%) Control-M
5 9 (4.64%) Kibana
6 8 (4.12%) Opscode Chef
6 8 (4.12%) Oracle RMAN
7 5 (2.58%) Graphite
7 5 (2.58%) ZABBIX
8 4 (2.06%) Ansible
8 4 (2.06%) Ganglia
8 4 (2.06%) HP Quality Center
8 4 (2.06%) SCVMM
8 4 (2.06%) StatsD
8 4 (2.06%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
9 3 (1.55%) Failover Clustering
9 3 (1.55%) NetBackup
10 2 (1.03%) HP Data Protector
10 2 (1.03%) OpenSSO
Vendors
1 38 (19.59%) VMware
2 33 (17.01%) Cisco
3 31 (15.98%) Oracle
4 30 (15.46%) Microsoft
5 27 (13.92%) Citrix
6 16 (8.25%) EMC
7 15 (7.73%) Red Hat
8 13 (6.70%) NetApp
8 13 (6.70%) SAP
9 12 (6.19%) Dell
10 11 (5.67%) HP
11 9 (4.64%) CheckPoint
12 8 (4.12%) IBM
13 7 (3.61%) Sun
13 7 (3.61%) Symantec
14 6 (3.09%) SimCorp
15 5 (2.58%) AppSense
15 5 (2.58%) Dell Compellent
15 5 (2.58%) F5
16 3 (1.55%) arcserve
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