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 4 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
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Capacity Planning
Rank 356 307 312
Rank change year-on-year
-49 +5
Contract jobs citing Capacity Planning 77 117 109
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.34% 0.52% 0.47%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.40% 0.65% 0.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 83 77
Median daily rate £425 £450 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% +9.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £328 £296
10% offered a daily rate of more than £565 £575 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £383 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+9.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £16.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.00 £30.75 £23.00
% change year-on-year
+26.82% +33.69%
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
19083 18085 18812
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 83.73% 80.78% 80.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 13912 12637 13366
Median daily rate £475 £450 £430
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +4.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £310 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £601 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 162 257 230
Median hourly rate £22.00 £20.50 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.31% -8.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £65.00 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £30.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+18.03% -1.61%

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 4 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 4 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 +23 11 £425 -5.55% 6
Bromley - 2 £413 -
Capacity Planning
England

Capacity Planning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 4 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 56 (34.36%) Data Centre
2 53 (32.52%) Windows
3 49 (30.06%) SAN
4 47 (28.83%) Linux
5 43 (26.38%) Active Directory
6 42 (25.77%) Agile Software Development
7 39 (23.93%) Performance Tuning
8 37 (22.70%) VMware
8 37 (22.70%) Cisco
9 35 (21.47%) Java
9 35 (21.47%) NAS
10 34 (20.86%) Firewall
10 34 (20.86%) Finance
11 31 (19.02%) VMware Infrastructure
12 27 (16.56%) Enterprise Storage
13 26 (15.95%) High Availability
14 25 (15.34%) Puppet
14 25 (15.34%) DevOps
15 24 (14.72%) Bash Shell
15 24 (14.72%) Windows Server
16 22 (13.50%) Re-Platforming
17 21 (12.88%) Scrum
17 21 (12.88%) Oracle
17 21 (12.88%) DNS
18 20 (12.27%) NetApp
18 20 (12.27%) DHCP
19 19 (11.66%) TOGAF
20 18 (11.04%) Disaster Recovery
20 18 (11.04%) Python
20 18 (11.04%) SQL

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 16 (9.82%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 15 (9.20%) OpenStack
3 13 (7.98%) Node.js
4 12 (7.36%) Cloud Foundry
5 10 (6.13%) Apache
6 8 (4.91%) MS Exchange
6 8 (4.91%) Tomcat
7 6 (3.68%) Skype for Business
8 5 (3.07%) Exchange Server 2010
8 5 (3.07%) Exchange Server 2013
9 4 (2.45%) BizTalk Server
10 3 (1.84%) Elasticsearch
10 3 (1.84%) GlassFish
10 3 (1.84%) JBoss
10 3 (1.84%) nginx
10 3 (1.84%) SharePoint
11 2 (1.23%) Confluence
11 2 (1.23%) MediaWiki
11 2 (1.23%) WebSphere
11 2 (1.23%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 9 (5.52%) MS Excel
2 8 (4.91%) MS Office
3 1 (0.61%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.61%) MS Project
3 1 (0.61%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.61%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (1.84%) SimCorp Dimension
2 1 (0.61%) SAP APO
Cloud Services
1 14 (8.59%) IaaS
2 6 (3.68%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (2.45%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (1.84%) GitHub
5 2 (1.23%) PaaS
6 1 (0.61%) Amazon S3
6 1 (0.61%) Office 365
6 1 (0.61%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 49 (30.06%) SAN
2 35 (21.47%) NAS
3 34 (20.86%) Firewall
4 21 (12.88%) DNS
5 20 (12.27%) DHCP
6 14 (8.59%) Cisco Nexus
7 13 (7.98%) WAN
8 12 (7.36%) LAN
8 12 (7.36%) TCP/IP
9 10 (6.13%) Network Security
10 9 (5.52%) MPLS
11 8 (4.91%) iSCSI
11 8 (4.91%) LDAP
12 7 (4.29%) BGP
13 6 (3.68%) Cisco ASA
13 6 (3.68%) EIGRP
13 6 (3.68%) VPN
14 5 (3.07%) HTTP
14 5 (3.07%) Internet
14 5 (3.07%) IPv6
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (9.20%) SQL Server
2 8 (4.91%) PostgreSQL
2 8 (4.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 8 (4.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 7 (4.29%) Oracle Database
4 6 (3.68%) MySQL
4 6 (3.68%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 5 (3.07%) Oracle Database 11g
6 4 (2.45%) DB2
6 4 (2.45%) SQL Server 2008
6 4 (2.45%) SQL Server 2012
7 3 (1.84%) NoSQL
7 3 (1.84%) Oracle Database 12c
7 3 (1.84%) Relational Database
7 3 (1.84%) VLDB
8 2 (1.23%) Big Data
8 2 (1.23%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (1.23%) Hadoop
8 2 (1.23%) PowerPivot
8 2 (1.23%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 11 (6.75%) Sonatype Nexus
2 8 (4.91%) Git (software)
3 5 (3.07%) Jenkins
4 4 (2.45%) Hudson
5 3 (1.84%) GitLab
5 3 (1.84%) Vagrant
6 2 (1.23%) Eclipse
6 2 (1.23%) JIRA
6 2 (1.23%) Mercurial
6 2 (1.23%) Subversion
7 1 (0.61%) JBuilder
7 1 (0.61%) Selenium
7 1 (0.61%) TeamCity
General
1 34 (20.86%) Finance
2 10 (6.13%) Telecoms
3 7 (4.29%) Banking
4 5 (3.07%) Games
5 3 (1.84%) Advertising
5 3 (1.84%) Financial Institution
5 3 (1.84%) Investment Banking
6 2 (1.23%) Front Office
6 2 (1.23%) Legal
6 2 (1.23%) Multimedia
7 1 (0.61%) Back Office
7 1 (0.61%) German Language
7 1 (0.61%) International Banking
7 1 (0.61%) Law
7 1 (0.61%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.61%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.61%) Retail
Job Titles
1 44 (26.99%) Architect
2 25 (15.34%) Consultant
3 21 (12.88%) Infrastructure Architect
4 18 (11.04%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 17 (10.43%) DevOps Engineer
6 16 (9.82%) Technical Architect
6 16 (9.82%) Technical Consultant
7 15 (9.20%) Solutions Architect
8 14 (8.59%) Broadcast Architect
9 12 (7.36%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
10 11 (6.75%) DBA
11 10 (6.13%) Network Engineer
12 7 (4.29%) Analyst
13 6 (3.68%) Administrator
13 6 (3.68%) SQL DBA
13 6 (3.68%) VMware Specialist
13 6 (3.68%) Windows Engineer
14 5 (3.07%) Backup Engineer
14 5 (3.07%) Developer
14 5 (3.07%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (11.04%) Web Services
2 7 (4.29%) Middleware
3 5 (3.07%) LAMP
4 3 (1.84%) LAPP Stack
4 3 (1.84%) XML
4 3 (1.84%) ZeroMQ
5 2 (1.23%) ELK Stack
5 2 (1.23%) LEMP Stack
5 2 (1.23%) MDX
6 1 (0.61%) ActiveMQ
6 1 (0.61%) Apache Avro
6 1 (0.61%) Django
6 1 (0.61%) HTML
6 1 (0.61%) J2EE
6 1 (0.61%) Kafka
6 1 (0.61%) Oracle Fusion
6 1 (0.61%) REST
6 1 (0.61%) RFC 2547
6 1 (0.61%) SOAP
6 1 (0.61%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 56 (34.36%) Data Centre
2 27 (16.56%) Enterprise Storage
3 18 (11.04%) New Media
4 15 (9.20%) Private Cloud
5 12 (7.36%) Replication
6 10 (6.13%) Analytical Skills
7 8 (4.91%) Management Information System
8 7 (4.29%) Clustering
9 5 (3.07%) Hedge funds
10 4 (2.45%) Computer Science
10 4 (2.45%) Mainframe
10 4 (2.45%) Online Games
10 4 (2.45%) PKI
11 3 (1.84%) BBC
11 3 (1.84%) Enterprise Software
11 3 (1.84%) Fintech
11 3 (1.84%) iDTV
11 3 (1.84%) IPTV
11 3 (1.84%) Video Conferencing
11 3 (1.84%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 53 (32.52%) Windows
2 47 (28.83%) Linux
3 24 (14.72%) Windows Server
4 17 (10.43%) Unix
5 14 (8.59%) Windows Server 2008
6 10 (6.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 10 (6.13%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (3.07%) CentOS
7 5 (3.07%) Solaris
7 5 (3.07%) Windows 7
8 4 (2.45%) AIX
8 4 (2.45%) Windows 8
8 4 (2.45%) Windows Server 2003
8 4 (2.45%) zOS
9 3 (1.84%) Debian
9 3 (1.84%) Ubuntu
9 3 (1.84%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (25.77%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (23.93%) Performance Tuning
3 26 (15.95%) High Availability
4 25 (15.34%) DevOps
5 22 (13.50%) Re-Platforming
6 21 (12.88%) Scrum
7 19 (11.66%) TOGAF
8 18 (11.04%) Disaster Recovery
9 16 (9.82%) Document Management
9 16 (9.82%) Migration
9 16 (9.82%) Security Architecture
9 16 (9.82%) Waterfall
10 15 (9.20%) ITIL
11 14 (8.59%) Open Source
12 13 (7.98%) API Development
12 13 (7.98%) Continuous Delivery
12 13 (7.98%) Problem Management
13 11 (6.75%) Project Management
14 10 (6.13%) Patch Management
14 10 (6.13%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 35 (21.47%) Java
2 24 (14.72%) Bash Shell
3 18 (11.04%) Python
3 18 (11.04%) SQL
4 14 (8.59%) Perl
5 10 (6.13%) PowerShell
6 6 (3.68%) T-SQL
7 3 (1.84%) Groovy
7 3 (1.84%) JavaScript
7 3 (1.84%) Ruby
8 2 (1.23%) Objective-C
8 2 (1.23%) PHP
8 2 (1.23%) Shell Script
9 1 (0.61%) Bourne shell
9 1 (0.61%) C
9 1 (0.61%) C#
9 1 (0.61%) C++
9 1 (0.61%) Korn
9 1 (0.61%) PL/SQL
9 1 (0.61%) VB
Qualifications
1 9 (5.52%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (4.29%) Security Cleared
3 6 (3.68%) CCNP
4 5 (3.07%) CTC Cleared
4 5 (3.07%) ITIL Certification
5 4 (2.45%) CCNA
6 3 (1.84%) Degree
6 3 (1.84%) MCSE
6 3 (1.84%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (1.23%) CCSE
7 2 (1.23%) JNCIA
7 2 (1.23%) MAPM
7 2 (1.23%) RHCE
8 1 (0.61%) CCIE
8 1 (0.61%) CCSA
8 1 (0.61%) CCSP
8 1 (0.61%) Check Point Certification
8 1 (0.61%) ISEB
8 1 (0.61%) JNCIP
8 1 (0.61%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.68%) QA
2 2 (1.23%) SLA
3 1 (0.61%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 43 (26.38%) Active Directory
2 31 (19.02%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (7.98%) NFS
3 13 (7.98%) VMware ESX
4 5 (3.07%) Docker
5 4 (2.45%) Hyper-V
5 4 (2.45%) iptables
5 4 (2.45%) vSphere
5 4 (2.45%) XenApp
6 3 (1.84%) Squid
7 2 (1.23%) Postfix
7 2 (1.23%) Samba
7 2 (1.23%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.61%) Apache ZooKeeper
8 1 (0.61%) Oracle RAC
8 1 (0.61%) Snort
8 1 (0.61%) vCloud
8 1 (0.61%) VMware Workstation
8 1 (0.61%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 25 (15.34%) Puppet
2 17 (10.43%) SCOM
3 6 (3.68%) Ansible
3 6 (3.68%) NetBackup
4 5 (3.07%) Opscode Chef
5 4 (2.45%) SCCM
5 4 (2.45%) SCVMM
5 4 (2.45%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 3 (1.84%) ITRS Geneos
6 3 (1.84%) Oracle RMAN
7 2 (1.23%) Ganglia
7 2 (1.23%) Kibana
7 2 (1.23%) logstash
7 2 (1.23%) Nagios
7 2 (1.23%) ZABBIX
8 1 (0.61%) Cacti
8 1 (0.61%) EMC VPLEX
8 1 (0.61%) Mesos
8 1 (0.61%) TrustSec
8 1 (0.61%) vMotion
Vendors
1 37 (22.70%) Cisco
1 37 (22.70%) VMware
2 21 (12.88%) Oracle
3 20 (12.27%) NetApp
4 18 (11.04%) Microsoft
5 14 (8.59%) F5
6 12 (7.36%) EMC
7 9 (5.52%) Dell
7 9 (5.52%) Red Hat
8 7 (4.29%) Citrix
8 7 (4.29%) HP
9 6 (3.68%) CheckPoint
9 6 (3.68%) Veritas
10 5 (3.07%) CommVault
10 5 (3.07%) Juniper
10 5 (3.07%) Sun
11 4 (2.45%) Dell Compellent
11 4 (2.45%) IBM
11 4 (2.45%) Symantec
12 3 (1.84%) Virgin Media
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