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 1 July 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
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Capacity Planning
Rank 334 323 319
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -4
Contract jobs citing Capacity Planning 107 111 102
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.50% 0.47% 0.44%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.59% 0.58% 0.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 62 80 74
Median daily rate £400 £435 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.04% +8.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £323 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £589 £543
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £350 £363
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 0
Median hourly rate - £18.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £23.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
+63.04% +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
18166 19032 18949
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 84.50% 81.19% 81.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 13248 13537 13397
Median daily rate £475 £450 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £310 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £620 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 141 242 234
Median hourly rate £21.64 £22.00 £20.06
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.63% +9.67%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £55.50 £53.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -

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 1 July 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 1 July 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 +11 12 £325 -25.71% 5
Canary Wharf +6 3 £365 -8.75%
Bromley -7 3 £425 -
Capacity Planning
England

Capacity Planning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 (33.53%) Windows
2 45 (26.95%) Finance
3 43 (25.75%) Linux
4 39 (23.35%) Data Centre
5 36 (21.56%) Java
6 35 (20.96%) Cisco
7 34 (20.36%) SQL
8 32 (19.16%) VMware
9 29 (17.37%) SAN
9 29 (17.37%) Performance Tuning
10 28 (16.77%) Active Directory
10 28 (16.77%) Unix
10 28 (16.77%) Firewall
10 28 (16.77%) VMware Infrastructure
11 27 (16.17%) Agile Software Development
11 27 (16.17%) Oracle
12 26 (15.57%) Windows Server
13 25 (14.97%) Microsoft
13 25 (14.97%) Disaster Recovery
13 25 (14.97%) High Availability
14 22 (13.17%) Bash Shell
15 21 (12.57%) SQL Server
16 19 (11.38%) NAS
17 18 (10.78%) Puppet
17 18 (10.78%) SCOM
17 18 (10.78%) DHCP
17 18 (10.78%) DNS
18 17 (10.18%) WAN
18 17 (10.18%) ITIL
18 17 (10.18%) Project Management

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 12 (7.19%) Elasticsearch
2 11 (6.59%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 11 (6.59%) Apache
3 10 (5.99%) MS Exchange
4 9 (5.39%) Jetty
5 8 (4.79%) OpenStack
6 7 (4.19%) Cloud Foundry
6 7 (4.19%) Exchange Server 2010
6 7 (4.19%) Skype for Business
7 6 (3.59%) Exchange Server 2013
7 6 (3.59%) nginx
7 6 (3.59%) Tomcat
8 5 (2.99%) BizTalk Server
8 5 (2.99%) JBoss
8 5 (2.99%) SharePoint
9 4 (2.40%) Confluence
9 4 (2.40%) MediaWiki
10 3 (1.80%) GlassFish
10 3 (1.80%) WebLogic
10 3 (1.80%) WebSphere
Applications
1 15 (8.98%) MS Excel
2 14 (8.38%) MS Office
3 3 (1.80%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (1.80%) MS Visio
4 2 (1.20%) InfoPath
4 2 (1.20%) MS Project
5 1 (0.60%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 9 (5.39%) SAP APO
2 6 (3.59%) SimCorp Dimension
Cloud Services
1 10 (5.99%) IaaS
2 6 (3.59%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (2.40%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (1.80%) PaaS
5 1 (0.60%) Amazon S3
5 1 (0.60%) Google Analytics
5 1 (0.60%) Office 365
5 1 (0.60%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 29 (17.37%) SAN
2 28 (16.77%) Firewall
3 19 (11.38%) NAS
4 18 (10.78%) DHCP
4 18 (10.78%) DNS
5 17 (10.18%) WAN
6 16 (9.58%) LAN
7 14 (8.38%) Network Security
8 12 (7.19%) Cisco Nexus
8 12 (7.19%) TCP/IP
9 10 (5.99%) BGP
9 10 (5.99%) VPN
10 9 (5.39%) iSCSI
11 8 (4.79%) Cisco ASA
11 8 (4.79%) EIGRP
11 8 (4.79%) MPLS
12 7 (4.19%) IPsec
12 7 (4.19%) OSPF
12 7 (4.19%) SSL
12 7 (4.19%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (12.57%) SQL Server
2 15 (8.98%) PostgreSQL
3 13 (7.78%) Oracle Database
3 13 (7.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 11 (6.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 9 (5.39%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 8 (4.79%) MySQL
6 8 (4.79%) Oracle Database 11g
7 7 (4.19%) SQL Server 2008
7 7 (4.19%) SQL Server 2012
8 6 (3.59%) Oracle Database 12c
8 6 (3.59%) VLDB
9 5 (2.99%) Data Warehouse
9 5 (2.99%) Relational Database
10 4 (2.40%) DB2
11 3 (1.80%) RDBMS
11 3 (1.80%) SQL Server 2005
11 3 (1.80%) SQL Server 2014
12 2 (1.20%) Hadoop
12 2 (1.20%) PowerPivot
Development Applications
1 9 (5.39%) Sonatype Nexus
2 7 (4.19%) Git (software)
2 7 (4.19%) Jenkins
3 6 (3.59%) Hudson
4 4 (2.40%) JIRA
4 4 (2.40%) Subversion
5 2 (1.20%) Eclipse
5 2 (1.20%) JBuilder
5 2 (1.20%) Mercurial
5 2 (1.20%) Visual Studio
6 1 (0.60%) Selenium
6 1 (0.60%) Vagrant
General
1 45 (26.95%) Finance
2 13 (7.78%) Banking
3 8 (4.79%) Telecoms
4 5 (2.99%) Legal
5 4 (2.40%) Games
5 4 (2.40%) Investment Banking
6 3 (1.80%) Back Office
6 3 (1.80%) Financial Institution
6 3 (1.80%) Multimedia
7 2 (1.20%) Front Office
7 2 (1.20%) Law
7 2 (1.20%) Publishing
8 1 (0.60%) German Language
8 1 (0.60%) International Banking
8 1 (0.60%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.60%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.60%) Retail
Job Titles
1 25 (14.97%) Architect
2 16 (9.58%) Consultant
3 14 (8.38%) Developer
3 14 (8.38%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 13 (7.78%) DBA
5 12 (7.19%) Analyst
5 12 (7.19%) Network Engineer
6 11 (6.59%) Administrator
6 11 (6.59%) SQL DBA
7 10 (5.99%) Technical Architect
7 10 (5.99%) Technical Consultant
8 9 (5.39%) Infrastructure Architect
9 8 (4.79%) DevOps Engineer
9 8 (4.79%) Windows Engineer
10 7 (4.19%) Support Analyst
11 5 (2.99%) Applications Support
11 5 (2.99%) Project Manager
11 5 (2.99%) Senior Developer
11 5 (2.99%) Senior Network Engineer
11 5 (2.99%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (7.78%) Web Services
2 11 (6.59%) ELK Stack
3 8 (4.79%) Node.js
4 5 (2.99%) LAMP
4 5 (2.99%) Middleware
5 4 (2.40%) XML
6 3 (1.80%) LAPP Stack
6 3 (1.80%) LEMP Stack
7 2 (1.20%) HTML
7 2 (1.20%) J2SE
7 2 (1.20%) MDX
7 2 (1.20%) Oracle Fusion
7 2 (1.20%) SOAP
7 2 (1.20%) Struts
8 1 (0.60%) .NET
8 1 (0.60%) ActiveMQ
8 1 (0.60%) Django
8 1 (0.60%) IBM Integration Bus
8 1 (0.60%) J2EE
8 1 (0.60%) WebCenter
Miscellaneous
1 39 (23.35%) Data Centre
2 11 (6.59%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (5.39%) Enterprise Storage
3 9 (5.39%) Management Information System
4 8 (4.79%) Private Cloud
5 7 (4.19%) New Media
6 6 (3.59%) Clustering
6 6 (3.59%) Hedge funds
7 5 (2.99%) Replication
8 4 (2.40%) Computer Science
8 4 (2.40%) Enterprise Software
8 4 (2.40%) Fintech
8 4 (2.40%) Mainframe
8 4 (2.40%) Online Games
8 4 (2.40%) PKI
8 4 (2.40%) Wiki
9 3 (1.80%) Video Conferencing
10 2 (1.20%) Data Integration
10 2 (1.20%) Video on Demand
10 2 (1.20%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 56 (33.53%) Windows
2 43 (25.75%) Linux
3 28 (16.77%) Unix
4 26 (15.57%) Windows Server
5 14 (8.38%) Windows Server 2008
6 10 (5.99%) Windows 7
6 10 (5.99%) Windows Server 2003
7 8 (4.79%) AIX
7 8 (4.79%) Windows Server 2012
8 7 (4.19%) Windows 8
9 5 (2.99%) CentOS
9 5 (2.99%) Debian
9 5 (2.99%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 5 (2.99%) Solaris
9 5 (2.99%) Ubuntu
10 4 (2.40%) zOS
11 1 (0.60%) Apple iOS
11 1 (0.60%) Mac OS
11 1 (0.60%) Windows 10
11 1 (0.60%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (17.37%) Performance Tuning
2 27 (16.17%) Agile Software Development
3 25 (14.97%) Disaster Recovery
3 25 (14.97%) High Availability
4 17 (10.18%) ITIL
4 17 (10.18%) Project Management
5 16 (9.58%) DevOps
5 16 (9.58%) Migration
5 16 (9.58%) Scrum
6 15 (8.98%) ETL
7 14 (8.38%) Release Management
8 12 (7.19%) Document Management
8 12 (7.19%) User Acceptance Testing
9 11 (6.59%) Security Architecture
9 11 (6.59%) TOGAF
10 10 (5.99%) Configuration Management
10 10 (5.99%) Continuous Delivery
10 10 (5.99%) Infrastructure Management
10 10 (5.99%) PRINCE2
10 10 (5.99%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 36 (21.56%) Java
2 34 (20.36%) SQL
3 22 (13.17%) Bash Shell
4 15 (8.98%) Perl
5 13 (7.78%) Python
6 10 (5.99%) PowerShell
6 10 (5.99%) T-SQL
7 7 (4.19%) Shell Script
8 5 (2.99%) C++
9 3 (1.80%) C
9 3 (1.80%) PL/SQL
10 2 (1.20%) C#
10 2 (1.20%) JavaScript
10 2 (1.20%) Objective-C
10 2 (1.20%) PHP
10 2 (1.20%) Ruby
10 2 (1.20%) VB
11 1 (0.60%) Bourne shell
11 1 (0.60%) Korn
11 1 (0.60%) Scala
Qualifications
1 16 (9.58%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (4.79%) CCNP
3 7 (4.19%) CCNA
4 6 (3.59%) MCSE
4 6 (3.59%) Microsoft Certification
4 6 (3.59%) Security Cleared
5 5 (2.99%) ITIL Certification
6 4 (2.40%) Check Point Certification
6 4 (2.40%) CTC Cleared
6 4 (2.40%) Degree
7 3 (1.80%) CCIE
7 3 (1.80%) MCSA
7 3 (1.80%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 2 (1.20%) BPSS Clearance
8 2 (1.20%) ISEB
8 2 (1.20%) ISTQB
8 2 (1.20%) MAPM
9 1 (0.60%) APMP
9 1 (0.60%) OSCP
9 1 (0.60%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.59%) QA
2 5 (2.99%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 3 (1.80%) SLA
System Software
1 28 (16.77%) Active Directory
1 28 (16.77%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (8.38%) Virtual Machines
3 10 (5.99%) NFS
4 9 (5.39%) VMware ESX
5 7 (4.19%) Hyper-V
6 6 (3.59%) iptables
6 6 (3.59%) vSphere
7 5 (2.99%) XenApp
7 5 (2.99%) XenServer
8 4 (2.40%) Postfix
8 4 (2.40%) Samba
9 3 (1.80%) Docker
9 3 (1.80%) Squid
10 2 (1.20%) Oracle RAC
11 1 (0.60%) Apache ZooKeeper
11 1 (0.60%) KVM
11 1 (0.60%) vCloud
11 1 (0.60%) VMware ESXi
11 1 (0.60%) Xen
Systems Management
1 18 (10.78%) Puppet
1 18 (10.78%) SCOM
2 11 (6.59%) Kibana
2 11 (6.59%) logstash
3 9 (5.39%) Control-M
4 7 (4.19%) SCCM
5 6 (3.59%) Oracle RMAN
6 5 (2.99%) SCVMM
6 5 (2.99%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
7 4 (2.40%) ZABBIX
8 3 (1.80%) Ganglia
8 3 (1.80%) ITRS Geneos
9 2 (1.20%) Ansible
9 2 (1.20%) Cisco Prime
9 2 (1.20%) Forefront Identity Manager
9 2 (1.20%) NetBackup
9 2 (1.20%) Opscode Chef
9 2 (1.20%) WSUS
10 1 (0.60%) HAProxy
10 1 (0.60%) Nagios
Vendors
1 35 (20.96%) Cisco
2 32 (19.16%) VMware
3 27 (16.17%) Oracle
4 25 (14.97%) Microsoft
5 16 (9.58%) NetApp
6 13 (7.78%) Citrix
7 12 (7.19%) F5
8 11 (6.59%) Dell
8 11 (6.59%) Red Hat
9 10 (5.99%) CheckPoint
9 10 (5.99%) SAP
10 8 (4.79%) EMC
10 8 (4.79%) Symantec
11 7 (4.19%) HP
12 6 (3.59%) Dell Compellent
12 6 (3.59%) SimCorp
13 5 (2.99%) Sun
14 4 (2.40%) ServiceNow
15 3 (1.80%) BT
15 3 (1.80%) IBM
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