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 31 May 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
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Capacity Planning
Rank 330 328 322
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -6
Contract jobs citing Capacity Planning 91 101 101
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.42% 0.45% 0.44%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.50% 0.56% 0.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 69 75
Median daily rate £420 £425 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.17% +3.65%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £295 £314
10% offered a daily rate of more than £545 £578 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 0
Median hourly rate - £18.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.75 £23.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
+64.13% +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
18159 18039 18505
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 83.85% 80.92% 80.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 13319 12707 13280
Median daily rate £475 £450 £430
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +4.65%
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 £387 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.35% +3.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 147 255 234
Median hourly rate £21.00 £21.50 £21.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.32% -1.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.50 £80.00 £53.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £30.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+6.55% +1.66%

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 31 May 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 31 May 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 +21 9 £400 -8.57% 9
Bromley - 2 £413 -
Canary Wharf - 2 £338 -
Capacity Planning
England

Capacity Planning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 31 May 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 55 (32.54%) Windows
2 50 (29.59%) Data Centre
3 42 (24.85%) Linux
3 42 (24.85%) SAN
4 40 (23.67%) Active Directory
4 40 (23.67%) Finance
5 37 (21.89%) Performance Tuning
6 36 (21.30%) VMware
6 36 (21.30%) Java
7 35 (20.71%) Cisco
7 35 (20.71%) NAS
8 34 (20.12%) Agile Software Development
9 30 (17.75%) SQL
9 30 (17.75%) VMware Infrastructure
10 27 (15.98%) Firewall
11 26 (15.38%) Bash Shell
12 25 (14.79%) Windows Server
13 24 (14.20%) Unix
13 24 (14.20%) NetApp
14 23 (13.61%) Oracle
14 23 (13.61%) Enterprise Storage
15 21 (12.43%) High Availability
15 21 (12.43%) SCOM
15 21 (12.43%) DHCP
15 21 (12.43%) DNS
16 18 (10.65%) Disaster Recovery
16 18 (10.65%) Scrum
16 18 (10.65%) Microsoft
16 18 (10.65%) Re-Platforming
17 17 (10.06%) SQL Server

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 13 (7.69%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 12 (7.10%) Elasticsearch
3 10 (5.92%) OpenStack
4 9 (5.33%) Cloud Foundry
4 9 (5.33%) Jetty
4 9 (5.33%) MS Exchange
4 9 (5.33%) Node.js
5 7 (4.14%) Apache
5 7 (4.14%) Tomcat
6 6 (3.55%) Exchange Server 2010
6 6 (3.55%) Skype for Business
7 5 (2.96%) BizTalk Server
7 5 (2.96%) Exchange Server 2013
8 3 (1.78%) GlassFish
8 3 (1.78%) SharePoint
9 2 (1.18%) Apache Spark
9 2 (1.18%) IIS
9 2 (1.18%) Oracle HTTP Server
9 2 (1.18%) WebSphere
9 2 (1.18%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 10 (5.92%) MS Excel
2 8 (4.73%) MS Office
3 1 (0.59%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.59%) MS Project
3 1 (0.59%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.59%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 8 (4.73%) SAP APO
2 5 (2.96%) SimCorp Dimension
Cloud Services
1 11 (6.51%) IaaS
2 6 (3.55%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (2.37%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (1.18%) PaaS
5 1 (0.59%) Amazon S3
5 1 (0.59%) GitHub
5 1 (0.59%) Office 365
5 1 (0.59%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 42 (24.85%) SAN
2 35 (20.71%) NAS
3 27 (15.98%) Firewall
4 21 (12.43%) DHCP
4 21 (12.43%) DNS
5 12 (7.10%) Cisco Nexus
5 12 (7.10%) TCP/IP
6 11 (6.51%) WAN
7 10 (5.92%) LAN
8 9 (5.33%) MPLS
8 9 (5.33%) Network Security
9 8 (4.73%) iSCSI
10 6 (3.55%) BGP
10 6 (3.55%) Cisco ASA
11 5 (2.96%) HTTP
11 5 (2.96%) Internet
11 5 (2.96%) SSL
11 5 (2.96%) Wireless
12 4 (2.37%) Ethernet
12 4 (2.37%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (10.06%) SQL Server
2 11 (6.51%) PostgreSQL
3 10 (5.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 10 (5.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 9 (5.33%) Oracle Database
5 8 (4.73%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 7 (4.14%) Oracle Database 11g
7 5 (2.96%) Oracle Database 12c
7 5 (2.96%) VLDB
8 4 (2.37%) DB2
8 4 (2.37%) SQL Server 2008
8 4 (2.37%) SQL Server 2012
9 3 (1.78%) MySQL
10 2 (1.18%) Big Data
10 2 (1.18%) Data Warehouse
10 2 (1.18%) Hadoop
10 2 (1.18%) PowerPivot
10 2 (1.18%) SQL Server 2005
11 1 (0.59%) Apache Hive
11 1 (0.59%) HBase
Development Applications
1 9 (5.33%) Sonatype Nexus
2 4 (2.37%) Git (software)
3 3 (1.78%) Jenkins
4 2 (1.18%) Eclipse
4 2 (1.18%) Hudson
4 2 (1.18%) Mercurial
5 1 (0.59%) GitLab
5 1 (0.59%) JBuilder
5 1 (0.59%) Selenium
5 1 (0.59%) TeamCity
5 1 (0.59%) Vagrant
General
1 40 (23.67%) Finance
2 12 (7.10%) Banking
3 10 (5.92%) Telecoms
4 4 (2.37%) Games
5 3 (1.78%) Financial Institution
5 3 (1.78%) Investment Banking
6 2 (1.18%) Front Office
6 2 (1.18%) Multimedia
7 1 (0.59%) Advertising
7 1 (0.59%) Back Office
7 1 (0.59%) German Language
7 1 (0.59%) International Banking
7 1 (0.59%) Law
7 1 (0.59%) Legal
7 1 (0.59%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.59%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.59%) Retail
Job Titles
1 36 (21.30%) Architect
2 21 (12.43%) Consultant
3 17 (10.06%) Infrastructure Architect
4 13 (7.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 12 (7.10%) Solutions Architect
5 12 (7.10%) Technical Architect
5 12 (7.10%) Technical Consultant
6 11 (6.51%) Developer
6 11 (6.51%) DevOps Engineer
7 10 (5.92%) Analyst
7 10 (5.92%) Broadcast Architect
7 10 (5.92%) DBA
7 10 (5.92%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
7 10 (5.92%) Network Engineer
8 9 (5.33%) VMware Specialist
9 8 (4.73%) SQL DBA
10 7 (4.14%) Support Analyst
11 6 (3.55%) Administrator
11 6 (3.55%) Windows Engineer
12 5 (2.96%) Backup Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (8.28%) Web Services
2 11 (6.51%) ELK Stack
3 5 (2.96%) Middleware
4 3 (1.78%) XML
5 2 (1.18%) J2SE
5 2 (1.18%) LAMP
5 2 (1.18%) MDX
6 1 (0.59%) 802.1X
6 1 (0.59%) ActiveMQ
6 1 (0.59%) Apache Avro
6 1 (0.59%) Django
6 1 (0.59%) HTML
6 1 (0.59%) J2EE
6 1 (0.59%) Kafka
6 1 (0.59%) Oracle Fusion
6 1 (0.59%) REST
6 1 (0.59%) RFC 2547
6 1 (0.59%) SOAP
6 1 (0.59%) Struts
6 1 (0.59%) ZeroMQ
Miscellaneous
1 50 (29.59%) Data Centre
2 23 (13.61%) Enterprise Storage
3 14 (8.28%) New Media
4 12 (7.10%) Analytical Skills
5 10 (5.92%) Private Cloud
6 9 (5.33%) Replication
7 8 (4.73%) Management Information System
8 6 (3.55%) Hedge funds
9 4 (2.37%) Computer Science
9 4 (2.37%) Mainframe
9 4 (2.37%) Online Games
9 4 (2.37%) PKI
10 3 (1.78%) Enterprise Software
10 3 (1.78%) Fintech
10 3 (1.78%) IPTV
10 3 (1.78%) Video Conferencing
10 3 (1.78%) Video on Demand
11 2 (1.18%) Data Integration
11 2 (1.18%) Hybrid Cloud
11 2 (1.18%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 55 (32.54%) Windows
2 42 (24.85%) Linux
3 25 (14.79%) Windows Server
4 24 (14.20%) Unix
5 15 (8.88%) Windows Server 2008
6 10 (5.92%) Windows Server 2012
7 9 (5.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 8 (4.73%) AIX
9 6 (3.55%) Windows 7
10 5 (2.96%) Solaris
10 5 (2.96%) Windows 8
11 4 (2.37%) Windows Server 2003
11 4 (2.37%) zOS
12 1 (0.59%) CentOS
12 1 (0.59%) Debian
12 1 (0.59%) Ubuntu
12 1 (0.59%) VMS
12 1 (0.59%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (21.89%) Performance Tuning
2 34 (20.12%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (12.43%) High Availability
4 18 (10.65%) Disaster Recovery
4 18 (10.65%) Re-Platforming
4 18 (10.65%) Scrum
5 17 (10.06%) Migration
6 16 (9.47%) DevOps
6 16 (9.47%) Problem Management
7 15 (8.88%) ITIL
7 15 (8.88%) TOGAF
8 13 (7.69%) Document Management
8 13 (7.69%) ETL
8 13 (7.69%) Patch Management
8 13 (7.69%) Project Management
8 13 (7.69%) Release Management
8 13 (7.69%) Security Architecture
9 12 (7.10%) Waterfall
10 10 (5.92%) Infrastructure Management
10 10 (5.92%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 36 (21.30%) Java
2 30 (17.75%) SQL
3 26 (15.38%) Bash Shell
4 15 (8.88%) Python
5 13 (7.69%) Perl
6 10 (5.92%) PowerShell
7 8 (4.73%) T-SQL
8 6 (3.55%) Shell Script
9 4 (2.37%) C++
10 2 (1.18%) C
10 2 (1.18%) Objective-C
10 2 (1.18%) PL/SQL
11 1 (0.59%) Bourne shell
11 1 (0.59%) C#
11 1 (0.59%) Groovy
11 1 (0.59%) JavaScript
11 1 (0.59%) Korn
11 1 (0.59%) Ruby
11 1 (0.59%) VB
Qualifications
1 8 (4.73%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (4.14%) CCNP
3 6 (3.55%) Security Cleared
4 5 (2.96%) CTC Cleared
4 5 (2.96%) ITIL Certification
5 4 (2.37%) Degree
6 3 (1.78%) MCSE
6 3 (1.78%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (1.18%) CCIE
7 2 (1.18%) CCNA
7 2 (1.18%) ISEB
7 2 (1.18%) ISTQB
7 2 (1.18%) MAPM
8 1 (0.59%) APMP
8 1 (0.59%) CCSP
8 1 (0.59%) Check Point Certification
8 1 (0.59%) JNCIA
8 1 (0.59%) JNCIP
8 1 (0.59%) OSCP
8 1 (0.59%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.55%) QA
2 5 (2.96%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (1.18%) SLA
System Software
1 40 (23.67%) Active Directory
2 30 (17.75%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (6.51%) NFS
3 11 (6.51%) VMware ESX
4 4 (2.37%) Hyper-V
4 4 (2.37%) XenApp
5 3 (1.78%) Docker
5 3 (1.78%) Squid
5 3 (1.78%) vSphere
6 2 (1.18%) iptables
6 2 (1.18%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.59%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 1 (0.59%) Oracle RAC
7 1 (0.59%) Snort
7 1 (0.59%) vCloud
7 1 (0.59%) VMware Workstation
7 1 (0.59%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 21 (12.43%) SCOM
2 17 (10.06%) Puppet
3 11 (6.51%) Kibana
3 11 (6.51%) logstash
4 9 (5.33%) Control-M
5 6 (3.55%) NetBackup
6 5 (2.96%) Oracle RMAN
7 4 (2.37%) Ansible
7 4 (2.37%) SCCM
7 4 (2.37%) SCVMM
7 4 (2.37%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
8 3 (1.78%) ITRS Geneos
9 2 (1.18%) Cisco Prime
9 2 (1.18%) Ganglia
9 2 (1.18%) Nagios
9 2 (1.18%) Opscode Chef
10 1 (0.59%) Cacti
10 1 (0.59%) OpenView
10 1 (0.59%) OPNET
10 1 (0.59%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 36 (21.30%) VMware
2 35 (20.71%) Cisco
3 24 (14.20%) NetApp
4 23 (13.61%) Oracle
5 18 (10.65%) Microsoft
6 13 (7.69%) EMC
7 12 (7.10%) F5
8 9 (5.33%) Dell
8 9 (5.33%) SAP
9 7 (4.14%) Citrix
9 7 (4.14%) HP
9 7 (4.14%) Red Hat
10 6 (3.55%) CheckPoint
11 5 (2.96%) CommVault
11 5 (2.96%) Juniper
11 5 (2.96%) SimCorp
11 5 (2.96%) Sun
11 5 (2.96%) Veritas
12 4 (2.37%) IBM
12 4 (2.37%) Symantec
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