Period
to 24 November 2017

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 24 November 2017 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
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 225 215 231
Rank change year-on-year -10 +16 +41
Contract jobs citing Capacity Management 16 25 40
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.22% 0.37% 0.44%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.25% 0.43% 0.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 20 31
City of London median daily rate £531 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +25.00% - +1.19%
10th Percentile £366 £286 £313
90th Percentile £596 £538 £573
Central London median daily rate £531 £425 £431
% change year-on-year +25.00% -1.45% +3.54%
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 6319 5832 7631
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 88.37% 87.48% 83.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 5024 4654 6069
City of London median daily rate £511 £475 £465
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.63% +2.15% +3.33%
10th Percentile £325 £318 £288
90th Percentile £688 £675 £650
Central London median daily rate £500 £475 £460
% change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +3.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 58 53 74
City of London median hourly rate £20.25 £20.00 £21.13
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.25% -5.33% +11.18%
10th Percentile £13.34 £13.55 £10.91
90th Percentile £32.36 £54.03 £45.15
Central London median hourly rate £20.86 £19.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year +9.80% -9.52% +16.67%

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 24 November 2017.

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 24 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Capacity Management 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 City of London region with a requirement for Capacity Management.

1 5 (31.25%) SQL
1 5 (31.25%) Windows
1 5 (31.25%) Active Directory
1 5 (31.25%) PowerShell
2 4 (25.00%) ITIL
2 4 (25.00%) Unix
2 4 (25.00%) Linux
2 4 (25.00%) Java
2 4 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (25.00%) ITRS Geneos
3 3 (18.75%) Windows Server
3 3 (18.75%) Change Management
3 3 (18.75%) Citrix
3 3 (18.75%) Oracle
3 3 (18.75%) Incident Management
3 3 (18.75%) Oracle Database
4 2 (12.50%) Low Latency
4 2 (12.50%) XenApp
4 2 (12.50%) XenDesktop
4 2 (12.50%) DFS Replication
4 2 (12.50%) E-Discovery
4 2 (12.50%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (12.50%) F5
4 2 (12.50%) Ultra Messaging
4 2 (12.50%) Ruby
4 2 (12.50%) Microsoft App-V
4 2 (12.50%) AppSense
4 2 (12.50%) VMware
4 2 (12.50%) BIG-IP

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 1 (6.25%) Apache Solr
1 1 (6.25%) Apache Spark
1 1 (6.25%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 1 (6.25%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (6.25%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (6.25%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (12.50%) BIG-IP
2 1 (6.25%) 3G
2 1 (6.25%) 4G
2 1 (6.25%) BGP
2 1 (6.25%) Broadband
2 1 (6.25%) Ethernet
2 1 (6.25%) HTTP
2 1 (6.25%) Kerberos
2 1 (6.25%) LAN
2 1 (6.25%) LTE
2 1 (6.25%) MPLS
2 1 (6.25%) SSL
2 1 (6.25%) VLAN
2 1 (6.25%) VPN
2 1 (6.25%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (6.25%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (18.75%) Oracle Database
2 2 (12.50%) KDB
2 2 (12.50%) MySQL
2 2 (12.50%) SQL Server
3 1 (6.25%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (6.25%) Apache Hive
3 1 (6.25%) Hadoop
3 1 (6.25%) HBase
3 1 (6.25%) Oracle Database 12c
3 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (12.50%) JIRA
2 1 (6.25%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (12.50%) Finance
2 1 (6.25%) Banking
2 1 (6.25%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (25.00%) Analyst
2 2 (12.50%) Applications Engineer
2 2 (12.50%) Applications Specialist
2 2 (12.50%) Citrix Specialist
2 2 (12.50%) Infrastructure Specialist
2 2 (12.50%) Network Engineer
2 2 (12.50%) Production Support Analyst
2 2 (12.50%) SCCM Specialist
2 2 (12.50%) Support Analyst
3 1 (6.25%) Active Directory Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) Capacity Manager
3 1 (6.25%) CRM Systems Analyst
3 1 (6.25%) Financial Analyst
3 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (6.25%) ITIL Change Analyst
3 1 (6.25%) ITIL Service Analyst
3 1 (6.25%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) SharePoint Analyst
3 1 (6.25%) SQL Analyst
3 1 (6.25%) Technical Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (12.50%) FIX Protocol
1 2 (12.50%) Rendezvous
1 2 (12.50%) TIBCO EMS
1 2 (12.50%) Ultra Messaging
1 2 (12.50%) Web Services
2 1 (6.25%) Elastic Stack
2 1 (6.25%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) Blackberry
1 2 (12.50%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 1 (6.25%) Clustering
2 1 (6.25%) Data Centre
2 1 (6.25%) Hybrid Cloud
2 1 (6.25%) Replication
2 1 (6.25%) User Experience
2 1 (6.25%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 5 (31.25%) Windows
2 4 (25.00%) Linux
2 4 (25.00%) Unix
3 3 (18.75%) Windows Server
4 1 (6.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (25.00%) ITIL
2 3 (18.75%) Change Management
2 3 (18.75%) Incident Management
3 2 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (12.50%) DevOps
3 2 (12.50%) E-Discovery
3 2 (12.50%) Load Balancing
3 2 (12.50%) Low Latency
3 2 (12.50%) Proactive Monitoring
3 2 (12.50%) Service Delivery
4 1 (6.25%) Customer Requirements
4 1 (6.25%) IT Strategy
4 1 (6.25%) Line Management
4 1 (6.25%) People Management
4 1 (6.25%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (6.25%) Procure-to-Pay
4 1 (6.25%) Quantitative Risk Management
4 1 (6.25%) Single Customer View
4 1 (6.25%) Spectrum Management
4 1 (6.25%) Virtual Team Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (31.25%) PowerShell
1 5 (31.25%) SQL
2 4 (25.00%) Java
3 2 (12.50%) C++
3 2 (12.50%) Perl
3 2 (12.50%) Python
3 2 (12.50%) Ruby
4 1 (6.25%) C
4 1 (6.25%) C#
4 1 (6.25%) PL/SQL
4 1 (6.25%) T-SQL
4 1 (6.25%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (12.50%) Degree
1 2 (12.50%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 5 (31.25%) Active Directory
2 2 (12.50%) DFS Replication
2 2 (12.50%) Microsoft App-V
2 2 (12.50%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (12.50%) Xen
2 2 (12.50%) XenApp
2 2 (12.50%) XenDesktop
3 1 (6.25%) Apache Flume
3 1 (6.25%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 1 (6.25%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 4 (25.00%) ITRS Geneos
2 2 (12.50%) SCCM
2 2 (12.50%) SCOM
2 2 (12.50%) SCOrch
2 2 (12.50%) XenMobile
3 1 (6.25%) Ambari
3 1 (6.25%) Apache Slider
3 1 (6.25%) Hadoop YARN
3 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Clustering
3 1 (6.25%) Oozie
3 1 (6.25%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 4 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (18.75%) Citrix
2 3 (18.75%) Oracle
3 2 (12.50%) AppSense
3 2 (12.50%) F5
3 2 (12.50%) HP
3 2 (12.50%) Sybase
3 2 (12.50%) TIBCO
3 2 (12.50%) VMware
4 1 (6.25%) Cisco
4 1 (6.25%) Hortonworks
4 1 (6.25%) IBM
4 1 (6.25%) ServiceNow