Period
to 25 June 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for Capacity Planning skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Capacity Planning over the 6 months to 25 June 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 Planning
Central London > City of London
6 months to
25 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 239 215 216
Rank change year-on-year -24 +1 +19
Contract jobs citing Capacity Planning 7 18 21
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.10% 0.29% 0.32%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.12% 0.33% 0.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 13 15
City of London median daily rate £425 £475 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.53% +11.76% -3.41%
10th Percentile £290 £254 £269
90th Percentile £546 £564 £615
Central London median daily rate £425 £450 £413
% change year-on-year -5.56% +9.09% -5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
City of London median hourly rate - - -
Central London median hourly rate - - -

Capacity Planning 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 6,047 5,481 5,780
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 87.27% 87.57% 87.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 4,813 4,243 4,642
City of London median daily rate £513 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.50% +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £334 £313 £305
90th Percentile £688 £675 £650
Central London median daily rate £500 £493 £463
% change year-on-year +1.52% +6.49% +2.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 95 45 55
City of London median hourly rate £18.70 £20.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.50% - -8.05%
10th Percentile £12.60 £13.13 £11.50
90th Percentile £36.58 £29.77 £49.55
Central London median hourly rate £19.25 £17.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year +13.24% -15.00% -7.08%

Capacity Planning
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

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

Job vacancy trend for Capacity Planning in the City of London

Capacity Planning
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 Planning in the City of London.

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

Capacity Planning
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Capacity Planning in the City of London over the 6 months to 25 June 2018.

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

Capacity Planning
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 Planning in the City of London.

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

For the 6 months to 25 June 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Capacity Planning 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 Planning.

1 4 (57.14%) Migration
2 3 (42.86%) Finance
2 3 (42.86%) Problem Management
2 3 (42.86%) Windows
2 3 (42.86%) Linux
2 3 (42.86%) NFS
2 3 (42.86%) iSCSI
2 3 (42.86%) Data Migration
3 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (28.57%) Puppet
3 2 (28.57%) 3PAR
3 2 (28.57%) FCoE
3 2 (28.57%) Fibre Channel
3 2 (28.57%) Capacity Management
3 2 (28.57%) Office 365
3 2 (28.57%) Ansible
3 2 (28.57%) Security Hardening
3 2 (28.57%) Patch Management
3 2 (28.57%) EMC VNX
3 2 (28.57%) EMC VMAX
3 2 (28.57%) EMC VPLEX
3 2 (28.57%) Windows Server
3 2 (28.57%) Planning and Forecasting
3 2 (28.57%) Skype for Business
3 2 (28.57%) SSL
3 2 (28.57%) Cisco
3 2 (28.57%) VoIP
3 2 (28.57%) HP
3 2 (28.57%) EMC
3 2 (28.57%) Configuration Management

Capacity Planning
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 2 (28.57%) Skype for Business
2 1 (14.29%) Apache
2 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (14.29%) IIS
2 1 (14.29%) JBoss
2 1 (14.29%) MS Exchange
2 1 (14.29%) OpenStack
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (28.57%) Office 365
2 1 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (42.86%) iSCSI
2 2 (28.57%) FCoE
2 2 (28.57%) Fibre Channel
2 2 (28.57%) Firewall
2 2 (28.57%) SSL
2 2 (28.57%) VoIP
3 1 (14.29%) DHCP
3 1 (14.29%) DNS
3 1 (14.29%) Internet
3 1 (14.29%) IPsec
3 1 (14.29%) LAN
3 1 (14.29%) NAS
3 1 (14.29%) SAN
3 1 (14.29%) Skype
3 1 (14.29%) SMTP
3 1 (14.29%) SSH
3 1 (14.29%) VPN
3 1 (14.29%) WAN
3 1 (14.29%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) Big Data
1 1 (14.29%) Hadoop
1 1 (14.29%) Qlik Sense
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Jenkins
General
1 3 (42.86%) Finance
2 1 (14.29%) French Language
2 1 (14.29%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 1 (14.29%) Administrator
1 1 (14.29%) Analyst
1 1 (14.29%) Consultant
1 1 (14.29%) DevOps Engineer
1 1 (14.29%) EMC Engineer
1 1 (14.29%) EMC Storage Engineer
1 1 (14.29%) HP Storage Engineer
1 1 (14.29%) Linux Administrator
1 1 (14.29%) Messaging Engineer
1 1 (14.29%) Network Analyst
1 1 (14.29%) Network Security Analyst
1 1 (14.29%) Security Analyst
1 1 (14.29%) Senior Storage Engineer
1 1 (14.29%) Storage Administrator
1 1 (14.29%) Storage Consultant
1 1 (14.29%) Storage Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) LDAP
1 1 (14.29%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) EMC VMAX
1 2 (28.57%) EMC VNX
1 2 (28.57%) Management Information System
1 2 (28.57%) Replication
2 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (14.29%) Blackberry
2 1 (14.29%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) Linux
1 3 (42.86%) Windows
2 2 (28.57%) Windows Server
3 1 (14.29%) Android
3 1 (14.29%) Apple iOS
3 1 (14.29%) Mac OS
3 1 (14.29%) Unix
3 1 (14.29%) Windows 10
3 1 (14.29%) Windows 7
3 1 (14.29%) Windows 8
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Migration
2 3 (42.86%) Data Migration
2 3 (42.86%) Problem Management
3 2 (28.57%) Capacity Management
3 2 (28.57%) Configuration Management
3 2 (28.57%) Data Management
3 2 (28.57%) Data Security
3 2 (28.57%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (28.57%) Patch Management
3 2 (28.57%) Performance Management
3 2 (28.57%) Planning and Forecasting
3 2 (28.57%) Security Hardening
4 1 (14.29%) Business Continuity
4 1 (14.29%) DevOps
4 1 (14.29%) Kalman Filter
4 1 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (14.29%) Release Management
4 1 (14.29%) Security Patching
4 1 (14.29%) Statistics
4 1 (14.29%) Stress Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) PowerShell
2 1 (14.29%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) CISSP
1 1 (14.29%) Degree
1 1 (14.29%) SC Cleared
1 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 3 (42.86%) NFS
2 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
2 1 (14.29%) Docker
2 1 (14.29%) iptables
2 1 (14.29%) Samba
2 1 (14.29%) Veritas Volume Manager
2 1 (14.29%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (28.57%) Ansible
1 2 (28.57%) EMC VPLEX
1 2 (28.57%) Puppet
2 1 (14.29%) HAProxy
2 1 (14.29%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (14.29%) PowerBroker
2 1 (14.29%) QRadar
2 1 (14.29%) SCOM
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) 3PAR
1 2 (28.57%) Brocade
1 2 (28.57%) Cisco
1 2 (28.57%) EMC
1 2 (28.57%) HP
2 1 (14.29%) Aruba
2 1 (14.29%) CheckPoint
2 1 (14.29%) Isilon
2 1 (14.29%) Leostream
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 1 (14.29%) NetApp
2 1 (14.29%) Palo Alto
2 1 (14.29%) Qualys
2 1 (14.29%) Red Hat
2 1 (14.29%) Veritas
2 1 (14.29%) VMware