Period
to 15 December 2018

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 15 December 2018 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
15 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 237 242 215
Rank change year-on-year +5 -27 +12
Contract jobs citing Capacity Management 19 16 27
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.27% 0.22% 0.41%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.31% 0.25% 0.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 15 20
City of London median daily rate £525 £550 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.46% +29.29% +3.03%
10th Percentile £413 £395 £344
90th Percentile £581 £595 £540
Central London median daily rate £525 £550 £425
% change year-on-year -4.46% +29.29% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
City of London 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 6,168 6,441 5,798
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 87.37% 89.55% 88.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 4,859 5,138 4,593
City of London median daily rate £513 £505 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.49% +6.32% -
10th Percentile £325 £325 £319
90th Percentile £675 £688 £671
Central London median daily rate £505 £500 £475
% change year-on-year +1.00% +5.26% +2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 84 61 52
City of London median hourly rate £18.85 £18.70 £19.96
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +0.80% -6.31% -0.20%
10th Percentile £13.31 £13.30 £13.75
90th Percentile £34.40 £31.00 £55.00
Central London median hourly rate £19.00 £20.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year -5.00% +5.26% -5.00%

Capacity Management
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing Capacity Management as a percentage 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

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Capacity Management in the City of London.

Contractor daily rate trend for Capacity Management in the City of London

Capacity Management
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Capacity Management in the City of London over the 6 months to 15 December 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Capacity Management in the City of London

Capacity Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Capacity Management in the City of London.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Capacity Management in the City of London

For the 6 months to 15 December 2018, 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 11 (57.89%) Windows
2 9 (47.37%) Finance
3 8 (42.11%) Active Directory
3 8 (42.11%) SCCM
3 8 (42.11%) PowerShell
3 8 (42.11%) Microsoft Azure
4 6 (31.58%) Windows 10
4 6 (31.58%) Migration
4 6 (31.58%) Problem-Solving
5 5 (26.32%) Microsoft
5 5 (26.32%) Configuration Management
5 5 (26.32%) SQL
5 5 (26.32%) SCOM
5 5 (26.32%) Information Security
5 5 (26.32%) SCOrch
5 5 (26.32%) Office 365
6 4 (21.05%) Amazon AWS
6 4 (21.05%) Capacity Planning
6 4 (21.05%) Performance Tuning
6 4 (21.05%) Security Hardening
6 4 (21.05%) Degree
6 4 (21.05%) SQL Server
6 4 (21.05%) Linux
6 4 (21.05%) Change Management
7 3 (15.79%) Service Delivery
7 3 (15.79%) McAfee
7 3 (15.79%) Blackberry
7 3 (15.79%) SOA
7 3 (15.79%) Citrix
7 3 (15.79%) Oracle

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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (15.79%) Apache Spark
1 3 (15.79%) Skype for Business
2 1 (5.26%) Apache Solr
2 1 (5.26%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 8 (42.11%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (26.32%) Office 365
3 4 (21.05%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (10.53%) GitHub
5 1 (5.26%) Datadog
Communications & Networking
1 3 (15.79%) Skype
2 2 (10.53%) Unified Communications
3 1 (5.26%) Kerberos
3 1 (5.26%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (21.05%) SQL Server
2 3 (15.79%) Hadoop
3 1 (5.26%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (5.26%) Apache Hive
3 1 (5.26%) Big Data
3 1 (5.26%) HBase
3 1 (5.26%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (10.53%) Jenkins
2 1 (5.26%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (5.26%) Cucumber
2 1 (5.26%) FishEye
2 1 (5.26%) Git (software)
2 1 (5.26%) JIRA
2 1 (5.26%) Maven
2 1 (5.26%) SonarQube
2 1 (5.26%) Sonatype Nexus
2 1 (5.26%) Subversion
General
1 9 (47.37%) Finance
2 3 (15.79%) Banking
3 1 (5.26%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (21.05%) Database Engineer
2 3 (15.79%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (15.79%) Infrastructure Specialist
3 2 (10.53%) Administrator
3 2 (10.53%) Engineering Manager
3 2 (10.53%) Grid Specialist
3 2 (10.53%) Hadoop Administrator
3 2 (10.53%) Operations Manager
3 2 (10.53%) Technical Specialist
4 1 (5.26%) Agile Business Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) Cloud Specialist
4 1 (5.26%) Hadoop Consultant
4 1 (5.26%) IT Infrastructure Team Leader
4 1 (5.26%) Java Developer
4 1 (5.26%) PowerShell Specialist
4 1 (5.26%) Principal Consultant
4 1 (5.26%) Team Leader
4 1 (5.26%) Technical Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) Technical Business Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.26%) HTML
1 1 (5.26%) Kafka
1 1 (5.26%) Node.js
1 1 (5.26%) REST
1 1 (5.26%) RxJava
1 1 (5.26%) Spring
1 1 (5.26%) Vert.x
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.79%) Blackberry
1 3 (15.79%) Data Centre
1 3 (15.79%) Tandem
2 2 (10.53%) Private Cloud
2 2 (10.53%) Public Cloud
3 1 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.26%) Grid Computing
3 1 (5.26%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 11 (57.89%) Windows
2 6 (31.58%) Windows 10
3 4 (21.05%) Linux
4 3 (15.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (15.79%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (31.58%) Migration
1 6 (31.58%) Problem-Solving
2 5 (26.32%) Configuration Management
2 5 (26.32%) Information Security
3 4 (21.05%) Capacity Planning
3 4 (21.05%) Change Management
3 4 (21.05%) Performance Tuning
3 4 (21.05%) Security Hardening
4 3 (15.79%) Compliance Audit
4 3 (15.79%) DevOps
4 3 (15.79%) Incident Management
4 3 (15.79%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 3 (15.79%) Line Management
4 3 (15.79%) Proactive Monitoring
4 3 (15.79%) Refactoring
4 3 (15.79%) Service Delivery
4 3 (15.79%) SOA
4 3 (15.79%) Statistics
4 3 (15.79%) Task Automation
5 2 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 8 (42.11%) PowerShell
2 5 (26.32%) SQL
3 3 (15.79%) C
3 3 (15.79%) VBA
4 2 (10.53%) Java
5 1 (5.26%) Bash Shell
5 1 (5.26%) JavaScript
5 1 (5.26%) PHP
5 1 (5.26%) Python
5 1 (5.26%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (21.05%) Degree
2 1 (5.26%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.53%) Solvency II
System Software
1 8 (42.11%) Active Directory
2 3 (15.79%) DFS Replication
2 3 (15.79%) HDFS
2 3 (15.79%) Microsoft App-V
2 3 (15.79%) VMware ESXi
2 3 (15.79%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (15.79%) XenApp
2 3 (15.79%) XenDesktop
3 2 (10.53%) Hyper-V
4 1 (5.26%) Apache Flume
4 1 (5.26%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 1 (5.26%) Docker
Systems Management
1 8 (42.11%) SCCM
2 5 (26.32%) SCOM
2 5 (26.32%) SCOrch
3 3 (15.79%) McAfee ePO
3 3 (15.79%) SafeCom
3 3 (15.79%) XenMobile
4 2 (10.53%) Ansible
4 2 (10.53%) Cisco CUCM
5 1 (5.26%) Ambari
5 1 (5.26%) Apache Slider
5 1 (5.26%) Hadoop YARN
5 1 (5.26%) Oozie
5 1 (5.26%) Terraform
Vendors
1 5 (26.32%) Microsoft
2 3 (15.79%) Citrix
2 3 (15.79%) Ivanti
2 3 (15.79%) McAfee
2 3 (15.79%) Oracle
2 3 (15.79%) VMware
3 2 (10.53%) NetApp
3 2 (10.53%) Red Hat
4 1 (5.26%) Cloudera
4 1 (5.26%) Hortonworks
4 1 (5.26%) iRise
4 1 (5.26%) Sonatype
4 1 (5.26%) Splunk