Period
to 18 September 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 18 September 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
18 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 229 230 219
Rank change year-on-year +1 -11 +15
Contract jobs citing Capacity Management 25 14 24
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.36% 0.21% 0.36%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.41% 0.23% 0.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 11 21
City of London median daily rate £463 £470 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.60% +10.59% +6.18%
10th Percentile £413 £363 £286
90th Percentile £550 £575 £488
Central London median daily rate £463 £470 £425
% change year-on-year -1.60% +10.59% +6.12%
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 6,056 6,009 5,905
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 86.61% 89.00% 87.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 4,818 4,693 4,761
City of London median daily rate £506 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.25% +5.26% +2.70%
10th Percentile £331 £325 £313
90th Percentile £688 £675 £656
Central London median daily rate £500 £500 £475
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 104 57 50
City of London median hourly rate £18.70 £20.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.50% - -4.76%
10th Percentile £13.07 £13.31 £11.25
90th Percentile £30.75 £31.05 £55.00
Central London median hourly rate £18.70 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year -1.58% -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 18 September 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 18 September 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 12 (48.00%) Windows
1 12 (48.00%) Incident Management
2 10 (40.00%) SCCM
3 9 (36.00%) Active Directory
4 8 (32.00%) Citrix
4 8 (32.00%) Microsoft
4 8 (32.00%) Ivanti
4 8 (32.00%) Degree
4 8 (32.00%) VMware
4 8 (32.00%) Microsoft App-V
4 8 (32.00%) XenApp
4 8 (32.00%) XenDesktop
5 7 (28.00%) VMware ESXi
5 7 (28.00%) Hadoop
5 7 (28.00%) SCOrch
5 7 (28.00%) XenMobile
5 7 (28.00%) Apache Spark
5 7 (28.00%) HDFS
5 7 (28.00%) Windows 10
5 7 (28.00%) Compliance Audit
5 7 (28.00%) Proactive Monitoring
5 7 (28.00%) Finance
5 7 (28.00%) Banking
5 7 (28.00%) SCOM
5 7 (28.00%) Service Delivery
6 6 (24.00%) Change Management
6 6 (24.00%) Linux
6 6 (24.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 6 (24.00%) Storage Management
7 5 (20.00%) PowerShell

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 7 (28.00%) Apache Spark
2 5 (20.00%) Apache Solr
3 3 (12.00%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 4 (16.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (12.00%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (12.00%) Office 365
3 1 (4.00%) IaaS
3 1 (4.00%) IBM Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 5 (20.00%) Kerberos
1 5 (20.00%) SSL
2 4 (16.00%) WebEx
3 3 (12.00%) Skype
4 1 (4.00%) DHCP
4 1 (4.00%) DNS
4 1 (4.00%) MPLS
4 1 (4.00%) NAS
4 1 (4.00%) NetScaler
4 1 (4.00%) SAN
4 1 (4.00%) VPN
4 1 (4.00%) VSAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (28.00%) Hadoop
2 5 (20.00%) Apache Cassandra
2 5 (20.00%) Apache Hive
2 5 (20.00%) HBase
3 1 (4.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Cucumber
1 1 (4.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (4.00%) Jenkins
General
1 7 (28.00%) Banking
1 7 (28.00%) Finance
2 2 (8.00%) Retail Banking
3 1 (4.00%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 5 (20.00%) Consultant
1 5 (20.00%) Principal Consultant
2 4 (16.00%) Applications Specialist
2 4 (16.00%) Citrix Specialist
2 4 (16.00%) Desktop Specialist
2 4 (16.00%) Desktop Support
2 4 (16.00%) Hadoop Consultant
2 4 (16.00%) Incident Manager
2 4 (16.00%) Operations Manager
3 3 (12.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (12.00%) Infrastructure Specialist
4 2 (8.00%) Administrator
4 2 (8.00%) Engineering Manager
4 2 (8.00%) Hadoop Administrator
4 2 (8.00%) Technical Leader
4 2 (8.00%) Test Manager
5 1 (4.00%) Environment Manager
5 1 (4.00%) IT Manager
5 1 (4.00%) Problem Manager
5 1 (4.00%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (20.00%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.00%) Blackberry
2 2 (8.00%) Private Cloud
3 1 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (4.00%) Data Centre
3 1 (4.00%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 12 (48.00%) Windows
2 7 (28.00%) Windows 10
3 6 (24.00%) Linux
3 6 (24.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (16.00%) Windows Server
5 3 (12.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (48.00%) Incident Management
2 7 (28.00%) Compliance Audit
2 7 (28.00%) Proactive Monitoring
2 7 (28.00%) Service Delivery
3 6 (24.00%) Change Management
3 6 (24.00%) Storage Management
4 5 (20.00%) Service Management
5 4 (16.00%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (16.00%) Defect Management
5 4 (16.00%) ITIL
5 4 (16.00%) Root Cause Analysis
5 4 (16.00%) Server Management
5 4 (16.00%) Test Planning
6 3 (12.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 3 (12.00%) Line Management
6 3 (12.00%) PRINCE2
6 3 (12.00%) Problem-Solving
6 3 (12.00%) SOA
6 3 (12.00%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
6 3 (12.00%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (20.00%) PowerShell
2 3 (12.00%) C
2 3 (12.00%) VBA
3 1 (4.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (32.00%) Degree
2 4 (16.00%) ITIL Certification
3 3 (12.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (4.00%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.00%) PSD2
System Software
1 9 (36.00%) Active Directory
2 8 (32.00%) Microsoft App-V
2 8 (32.00%) XenApp
2 8 (32.00%) XenDesktop
3 7 (28.00%) HDFS
3 7 (28.00%) VMware ESXi
4 5 (20.00%) Apache Flume
4 5 (20.00%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 4 (16.00%) VMware Infrastructure
6 3 (12.00%) DFS Replication
7 1 (4.00%) Virtual Desktop
7 1 (4.00%) VMware NSX
7 1 (4.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 10 (40.00%) SCCM
2 7 (28.00%) SCOM
2 7 (28.00%) SCOrch
2 7 (28.00%) XenMobile
3 5 (20.00%) Ambari
3 5 (20.00%) Apache Slider
3 5 (20.00%) Hadoop YARN
3 5 (20.00%) Oozie
4 3 (12.00%) McAfee ePO
4 3 (12.00%) SafeCom
Vendors
1 8 (32.00%) Citrix
1 8 (32.00%) Ivanti
1 8 (32.00%) Microsoft
1 8 (32.00%) VMware
2 5 (20.00%) Hortonworks
3 3 (12.00%) McAfee
4 2 (8.00%) Red Hat
5 1 (4.00%) Cloudera
5 1 (4.00%) Pega
5 1 (4.00%) Splunk
5 1 (4.00%) Wyse