Period
to 12 November 2019

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 12 November 2019 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
12 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 203 240 234
Rank change year-on-year +37 -6 -13
Contract jobs citing Capacity Management 18 19 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.31% 0.27% 0.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.34% 0.31% 0.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 14 10
City of London median daily rate £475 £481 £488
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.30% -1.28% +14.71%
10th Percentile £300 £413 £359
90th Percentile £613 £564 £640
Central London median daily rate £475 £438 £488
% change year-on-year +8.57% -10.26% +14.71%
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 5,280 6,082 6,309
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 89.78% 87.40% 89.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 4,138 4,841 5,006
City of London median daily rate £525 £510 £505
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.94% +0.99% +6.32%
10th Percentile £325 £325 £325
90th Percentile £688 £675 £688
Central London median daily rate £513 £500 £500
% change year-on-year +2.50% - +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 57 96 60
City of London median hourly rate £19.50 £19.00 £18.70
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.63% +1.60% -6.12%
10th Percentile £12.02 £13.16 £13.31
90th Percentile £52.85 £33.38 £30.83
Central London median hourly rate £20.42 £19.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year +7.45% - -

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 12 November 2019.

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 12 November 2019, 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 10 (55.56%) Finance
2 8 (44.44%) Windows
2 8 (44.44%) Azure
3 5 (27.78%) SQL Server
3 5 (27.78%) Cisco
3 5 (27.78%) Asset Management
3 5 (27.78%) Project Management
3 5 (27.78%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 4 (22.22%) Service Management
4 4 (22.22%) Configuration Management
4 4 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (22.22%) Migration
4 4 (22.22%) VMware
4 4 (22.22%) PowerShell
5 3 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (16.67%) Network Design
5 3 (16.67%) Business Analysis
5 3 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (16.67%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (16.67%) Banking
5 3 (16.67%) Firewall
5 3 (16.67%) MPLS
5 3 (16.67%) TCP/IP
5 3 (16.67%) VPN
5 3 (16.67%) Citrix
5 3 (16.67%) Internet
5 3 (16.67%) SQL
5 3 (16.67%) LAN
5 3 (16.67%) WAN
5 3 (16.67%) Windows Server

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 (5.56%) SharePoint
1 1 (5.56%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 8 (44.44%) Azure
2 2 (11.11%) AWS
3 1 (5.56%) Amazon Cognito
3 1 (5.56%) AWS CloudFormation
3 1 (5.56%) AWS Lambda
3 1 (5.56%) Dynamics 365
3 1 (5.56%) IaaS
3 1 (5.56%) Mimecast
3 1 (5.56%) Office 365
3 1 (5.56%) PaaS
3 1 (5.56%) Power Platform
3 1 (5.56%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 3 (16.67%) Firewall
1 3 (16.67%) Internet
1 3 (16.67%) LAN
1 3 (16.67%) MPLS
1 3 (16.67%) TCP/IP
1 3 (16.67%) VPN
1 3 (16.67%) WAN
2 2 (11.11%) BGP
2 2 (11.11%) BIG-IP
2 2 (11.11%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (11.11%) Converged Networks
2 2 (11.11%) Ethernet
2 2 (11.11%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 2 (11.11%) OSPF
2 2 (11.11%) Skype
2 2 (11.11%) VoIP
3 1 (5.56%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (5.56%) Cisco IPT
3 1 (5.56%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (5.56%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (27.78%) SQL Server
2 2 (11.11%) SQL Server 2017
3 1 (5.56%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 1 (5.56%) DB2
3 1 (5.56%) Power BI
3 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Cucumber
1 1 (5.56%) Maven
General
1 10 (55.56%) Finance
2 3 (16.67%) Banking
3 2 (11.11%) Legal
3 2 (11.11%) Telecoms
4 1 (5.56%) Investment Banking
4 1 (5.56%) Multimedia
4 1 (5.56%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (22.22%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (16.67%) Network Engineer
2 3 (16.67%) Server Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Architect
3 2 (11.11%) Azure DevOps
3 2 (11.11%) Azure DevOps Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Azure Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Cisco Design Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Cisco Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Cisco Network Design Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) DBA
3 2 (11.11%) Design Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) IP Design Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) IP Network Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) LAN Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) LAN/WAN Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Network Design Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Process Manager
3 2 (11.11%) WAN Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.56%) REST
1 1 (5.56%) RxJava
1 1 (5.56%) Spring
1 1 (5.56%) Vert.x
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (11.11%) Data Centre
1 2 (11.11%) Public Cloud
1 2 (11.11%) Robotics
1 2 (11.11%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (5.56%) Management Information System
2 1 (5.56%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 8 (44.44%) Windows
2 3 (16.67%) Windows Server
2 3 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (11.11%) Windows 10
4 1 (5.56%) AIX
4 1 (5.56%) Linux
4 1 (5.56%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (27.78%) Asset Management
1 5 (27.78%) Infrastructure Engineering
1 5 (27.78%) Project Management
2 4 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (22.22%) Configuration Management
2 4 (22.22%) Migration
2 4 (22.22%) Service Management
3 3 (16.67%) Business Analysis
3 3 (16.67%) Network Design
4 2 (11.11%) Artificial Intelligence
4 2 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (11.11%) Information Security
4 2 (11.11%) ITIL
4 2 (11.11%) Lean Six Sigma
4 2 (11.11%) Load Balancing
4 2 (11.11%) Process Architecture
4 2 (11.11%) Release Management
4 2 (11.11%) Service Delivery
4 2 (11.11%) Six Sigma
4 2 (11.11%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 4 (22.22%) PowerShell
2 3 (16.67%) SQL
3 1 (5.56%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (11.11%) BC Cleared
1 2 (11.11%) BPSS Clearance
1 2 (11.11%) CCDA
1 2 (11.11%) CCDP
1 2 (11.11%) CCIE
1 2 (11.11%) CCNA
1 2 (11.11%) CCNP
1 2 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (11.11%) SC Cleared
1 2 (11.11%) Security Cleared
2 1 (5.56%) MCSE
2 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (5.56%) VCP6
2 1 (5.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 3 (16.67%) VMware ESXi
1 3 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (11.11%) Active Directory
3 1 (5.56%) NFS
3 1 (5.56%) vCloud
3 1 (5.56%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (5.56%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (11.11%) Terraform
2 1 (5.56%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (5.56%) Cisco UCCX
2 1 (5.56%) FortiGate
2 1 (5.56%) Kubernetes
2 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Intune
2 1 (5.56%) SCCM
2 1 (5.56%) vRealize
Vendors
1 5 (27.78%) Cisco
2 4 (22.22%) VMware
3 3 (16.67%) Citrix
4 2 (11.11%) Barracuda Networks
4 2 (11.11%) CA
4 2 (11.11%) F5
4 2 (11.11%) Fortinet
4 2 (11.11%) Juniper
4 2 (11.11%) Microsoft
4 2 (11.11%) Radware
5 1 (5.56%) Aerohive Networks
5 1 (5.56%) Apple
5 1 (5.56%) Darktrace
5 1 (5.56%) IBM
5 1 (5.56%) Meraki
5 1 (5.56%) Oracle
5 1 (5.56%) Polycom
5 1 (5.56%) Splunk
5 1 (5.56%) Zscaler