Period
to 26 May 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for Capacity Management skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Capacity Management over the 6 months to 26 May 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Capacity Management
Central London > City of London
6 months to
26 May 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 153 214 234
Rank change year-on-year +61 +20 -16
Contract jobs citing Capacity Management 4 24 22
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the City of London 0.13% 0.37% 0.32%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.15% 0.42% 0.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 7 19
Median daily rate £477 £450 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.89% -5.26% -1.81%
10th Percentile £323 £330 £413
90th Percentile £576 £543 £588
Central London median daily rate £550 £450 £496
% change year-on-year +22.22% -9.18% -0.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
Central London median hourly rate - - -

Capacity Management is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
City of London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 2,735 5,745 6,184
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 87.21% 89.56% 88.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,948 4,409 4,882
Median daily rate £514 £525 £502
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.14% +4.69% +0.30%
10th Percentile £336 £350 £327
90th Percentile £675 £675 £688
Central London median daily rate £500 £525 £500
% change year-on-year -4.76% +5.00% +4.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 62 59 98
Median hourly rate £30.50 £22.00 £18.85
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +38.64% +16.71% +0.80%
10th Percentile £12.43 £11.25 £12.29
90th Percentile £52.25 £56.50 £38.48
Median hourly rate £35.00 £21.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year +62.79% +7.50% +18.20%

Capacity Management
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing Capacity Management as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for Capacity Management in the City of London

Capacity Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Capacity Management in the City of London.

Daily rate trend for Capacity Management in the City of London

Capacity Management
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Capacity Management in the City of London over the 6 months to 26 May 2020.

Daily rate histogram for Capacity Management in the City of London

Capacity Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Capacity Management in the City of London.

Hourly rate trend for Capacity Management in the City of London

For the 6 months to 26 May 2020, IT contractor jobs citing Capacity Management also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the City of London region with a requirement for Capacity Management.

1 2 (50.00%) Windows
1 2 (50.00%) Java
1 2 (50.00%) ITIL
1 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (50.00%) Banking
1 2 (50.00%) Retail
1 2 (50.00%) Spring
1 2 (50.00%) Maven
1 2 (50.00%) Incident Management
1 2 (50.00%) Problem Management
1 2 (50.00%) DevOps
1 2 (50.00%) RxJava
1 2 (50.00%) Microservices
1 2 (50.00%) Kubernetes
1 2 (50.00%) AWS
1 2 (50.00%) Cucumber
1 2 (50.00%) REST
1 2 (50.00%) Vert.x
1 2 (50.00%) Terraform
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 1 (25.00%) Antivirus Management
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2016
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (25.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (25.00%) Windows 10
2 1 (25.00%) Release Management
2 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (25.00%) SolarWinds

Capacity Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of 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:

Cloud Services
1 2 (50.00%) AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) Firewall
1 1 (25.00%) LAN
1 1 (25.00%) SAN
1 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (25.00%) WAN
1 1 (25.00%) Wi-Fi
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Cucumber
1 2 (50.00%) Maven
General
1 2 (50.00%) Banking
1 2 (50.00%) Retail
2 1 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Developer
1 2 (50.00%) DevOps Developer
1 2 (50.00%) DevOps Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Java Developer
1 2 (50.00%) Java Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Kubernetes Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Applications Support
2 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) REST
1 2 (50.00%) RxJava
1 2 (50.00%) Spring
1 2 (50.00%) Vert.x
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Data Centre
1 1 (25.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 1 (25.00%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (25.00%) Linux
2 1 (25.00%) Unix
2 1 (25.00%) Windows 10
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2016
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (50.00%) DevOps
1 2 (50.00%) Incident Management
1 2 (50.00%) ITIL
1 2 (50.00%) Microservices
1 2 (50.00%) Problem Management
2 1 (25.00%) Antivirus Management
2 1 (25.00%) Asset Management
2 1 (25.00%) Business Continuity
2 1 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (25.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 1 (25.00%) Knowledge Management
2 1 (25.00%) Release Management
2 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (25.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (25.00%) Perl
2 1 (25.00%) Python
2 1 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) Kubernetes
1 2 (50.00%) Terraform
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Citrix
1 1 (25.00%) SolarWinds
1 1 (25.00%) Sun
1 1 (25.00%) VMware