Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in 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 22 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
England > London
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 521 508 449
Rank change year-on-year -13 -59 -27
Contract jobs citing Capacity Management 118 100 167
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.25% 0.22% 0.36%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.29% 0.26% 0.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 91 62 112
London median daily rate £500 £440 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.64% +0.57% -5.81%
10th Percentile £363 £310 £300
90th Percentile £588 £575 £600
England median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -6.98%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
London median hourly rate £60.00 - -
England median hourly rate £32.75 £26.25 £43.50
% change year-on-year +24.76% -39.66% +1.75%

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 London with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 40998 38993 38736
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 86.99% 86.21% 83.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 29810 27960 27683
London median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +2.86%
10th Percentile £313 £305 £288
90th Percentile £675 £644 £638
England median daily rate £450 £425 £423
% change year-on-year +5.88% +0.47% +5.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 385 406 463
London median hourly rate £22.50 £21.89 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.79% +9.45% +11.11%
10th Percentile £13.33 £12.25 £11.25
90th Percentile £52.80 £50.07 £50.00
England median hourly rate £24.00 £24.43 £22.50
% change year-on-year -1.76% +8.58% +18.42%

Capacity Management
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings citing Capacity Management as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for Capacity Management in London

Capacity Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Capacity Management in London

Capacity Management
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Capacity Management in London over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Capacity Management in London

Capacity Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Capacity Management in London

Capacity Management
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Capacity Management within the London region over the 6 months to 22 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Central London -12 17 £531 +25.00% 3
West London -6 3 £575 +91.67%
South London -28 2 £450 - 1
East London -6 1 £475 -20.83%
North London - 1 £450 -
Capacity Management
England

For the 6 months to 22 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 London region with a requirement for Capacity Management.

1 45 (38.14%) Linux
2 32 (27.12%) Python
3 30 (25.42%) Unix
4 29 (24.58%) ITIL
5 28 (23.73%) Banking
6 27 (22.88%) Finance
7 25 (21.19%) Windows
7 25 (21.19%) DevOps
8 24 (20.34%) Ansible
9 23 (19.49%) Amazon AWS
9 23 (19.49%) Configuration Management
10 21 (17.80%) Oracle
11 18 (15.25%) SQL
11 18 (15.25%) Change Management
11 18 (15.25%) Analytical Skills
12 17 (14.41%) Docker
13 16 (13.56%) ITSM
13 16 (13.56%) Service Management
13 16 (13.56%) Agile Software Development
13 16 (13.56%) Validation
13 16 (13.56%) VMware
14 15 (12.71%) Service Delivery
14 15 (12.71%) Microsoft
14 15 (12.71%) PowerShell
14 15 (12.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 14 (11.86%) Splunk
15 14 (11.86%) Kafka
15 14 (11.86%) Big Data
15 14 (11.86%) Active Directory
15 14 (11.86%) DNS

Capacity Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 8 (6.78%) IIS
2 5 (4.24%) Apache
2 5 (4.24%) nginx
2 5 (4.24%) SharePoint
3 4 (3.39%) Elasticsearch
3 4 (3.39%) Tomcat
4 2 (1.69%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 2 (1.69%) SAS
4 2 (1.69%) WebSphere
5 1 (0.85%) Apache Solr
5 1 (0.85%) Apache Spark
5 1 (0.85%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (0.85%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (0.85%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (0.85%) JBoss
5 1 (0.85%) MS Exchange
5 1 (0.85%) Mule
5 1 (0.85%) Mule ESB
5 1 (0.85%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (0.85%) WildFly
Applications
1 7 (5.93%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (4.24%) HipChat
3 3 (2.54%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (4.24%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.85%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.85%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 23 (19.49%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (5.93%) IaaS
2 7 (5.93%) PaaS
3 6 (5.08%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (3.39%) Office 365
5 3 (2.54%) Amazon EC2
5 3 (2.54%) Amazon EMR
5 3 (2.54%) Amazon S3
5 3 (2.54%) AWS CloudFormation
5 3 (2.54%) AWS Lambda
5 3 (2.54%) Serverless
5 3 (2.54%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 2 (1.69%) SaaS
6 2 (1.69%) Sumo Logic
7 1 (0.85%) Google Cloud Platform
7 1 (0.85%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 14 (11.86%) DNS
1 14 (11.86%) Firewall
2 12 (10.17%) VPN
3 10 (8.47%) DHCP
3 10 (8.47%) WAN
4 9 (7.63%) LAN
4 9 (7.63%) MPLS
5 8 (6.78%) NAS
5 8 (6.78%) TCP/IP
6 7 (5.93%) SAN
6 7 (5.93%) VLAN
7 5 (4.24%) Network Security
8 3 (2.54%) BIG-IP
8 3 (2.54%) Ethernet
8 3 (2.54%) HTTP
8 3 (2.54%) Kerberos
8 3 (2.54%) LDAP
8 3 (2.54%) SSL
8 3 (2.54%) VoIP
9 2 (1.69%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (11.86%) Big Data
2 13 (11.02%) SQL Server
3 8 (6.78%) Oracle Database
4 6 (5.08%) Hadoop
4 6 (5.08%) PostgreSQL
5 3 (2.54%) Amazon RDS
5 3 (2.54%) MySQL
5 3 (2.54%) NoSQL
5 3 (2.54%) RDBMS
5 3 (2.54%) Relational Database
6 2 (1.69%) Apache Hive
6 2 (1.69%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (1.69%) HBase
6 2 (1.69%) KDB
6 2 (1.69%) Power BI
7 1 (0.85%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (0.85%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
7 1 (0.85%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (0.85%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (0.85%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 11 (9.32%) JIRA
2 9 (7.63%) Git (software)
2 9 (7.63%) Jenkins
3 8 (6.78%) Bitbucket
3 8 (6.78%) git-flow
3 8 (6.78%) Maven
4 3 (2.54%) JMeter
5 2 (1.69%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (0.85%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (0.85%) Toad
General
1 28 (23.73%) Banking
2 27 (22.88%) Finance
3 11 (9.32%) Investment Banking
4 10 (8.47%) Back Office
4 10 (8.47%) Front Office
5 7 (5.93%) Billing
6 6 (5.08%) Telecoms
7 4 (3.39%) Music Industry
8 3 (2.54%) Japanese Language
8 3 (2.54%) Spanish Language
9 1 (0.85%) Advertising
9 1 (0.85%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.85%) Retail
9 1 (0.85%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 23 (19.49%) Linux Engineer
2 15 (12.71%) DevOps Engineer
2 15 (12.71%) Senior Linux Engineer
3 14 (11.86%) Analyst
4 13 (11.02%) Capacity Manager
5 12 (10.17%) Linux DevOps Engineer
5 12 (10.17%) Linux/Unix DevOps
6 9 (7.63%) IT Manager
7 8 (6.78%) Senior DevOps
7 8 (6.78%) Senior DevOps Engineer
8 7 (5.93%) Applications Engineer
8 7 (5.93%) IT Services Manager
8 7 (5.93%) Service Management Manager
9 6 (5.08%) Administrator
9 6 (5.08%) Applications Support
9 6 (5.08%) Build Engineer
9 6 (5.08%) Senior Build Engineer
9 6 (5.08%) Service Manager
9 6 (5.08%) Support Analyst
10 5 (4.24%) DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (11.86%) Kafka
2 8 (6.78%) JSON
3 4 (3.39%) Elastic Stack
3 4 (3.39%) Rendezvous
3 4 (3.39%) Web Services
4 2 (1.69%) 802.1X
4 2 (1.69%) FIX Protocol
4 2 (1.69%) TIBCO EMS
4 2 (1.69%) Ultra Messaging
5 1 (0.85%) Apache Camel
5 1 (0.85%) Middleware
5 1 (0.85%) Spring
5 1 (0.85%) Spring Integration
5 1 (0.85%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 18 (15.25%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (8.47%) Data Centre
3 5 (4.24%) Clustering
3 5 (4.24%) Replication
4 3 (2.54%) Management Information System
4 3 (2.54%) Public Cloud
5 2 (1.69%) Blackberry
5 2 (1.69%) EMC VMAX
5 2 (1.69%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 2 (1.69%) Hybrid Cloud
5 2 (1.69%) Virtual Team
6 1 (0.85%) Client/Server
6 1 (0.85%) CMDB
6 1 (0.85%) Data Structures
6 1 (0.85%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.85%) Enterprise Storage
6 1 (0.85%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 45 (38.14%) Linux
2 30 (25.42%) Unix
3 25 (21.19%) Windows
4 15 (12.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 7 (5.93%) AIX
5 7 (5.93%) Windows Server
6 5 (4.24%) CentOS
6 5 (4.24%) Solaris
6 5 (4.24%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (3.39%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (1.69%) Ubuntu
8 2 (1.69%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (0.85%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (24.58%) ITIL
2 25 (21.19%) DevOps
3 23 (19.49%) Configuration Management
4 18 (15.25%) Change Management
5 16 (13.56%) Agile Software Development
5 16 (13.56%) ITSM
5 16 (13.56%) Service Management
5 16 (13.56%) Validation
6 15 (12.71%) Service Delivery
7 12 (10.17%) Problem Management
8 10 (8.47%) Fault Management
8 10 (8.47%) Functional Testing
8 10 (8.47%) Release Management
8 10 (8.47%) Statistics
9 9 (7.63%) Infrastructure Monitoring
9 9 (7.63%) Investment Management
9 9 (7.63%) Project Management
10 8 (6.78%) Incident Management
10 8 (6.78%) Load Balancing
10 8 (6.78%) Runbook
Programming Languages
1 32 (27.12%) Python
2 18 (15.25%) SQL
3 15 (12.71%) PowerShell
4 13 (11.02%) Bash Shell
5 8 (6.78%) Groovy
6 7 (5.93%) Java
6 7 (5.93%) Ruby
6 7 (5.93%) Shell Script
7 3 (2.54%) Perl
8 2 (1.69%) C
8 2 (1.69%) C#
8 2 (1.69%) C++
9 1 (0.85%) MATLAB
9 1 (0.85%) PL/SQL
9 1 (0.85%) R
9 1 (0.85%) T-SQL
9 1 (0.85%) VB
Qualifications
1 12 (10.17%) ITIL Certification
2 3 (2.54%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (2.54%) Degree
3 2 (1.69%) CCIE
4 1 (0.85%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (0.85%) CCNA
4 1 (0.85%) DBS Check
4 1 (0.85%) Master's Degree
4 1 (0.85%) MCITP
4 1 (0.85%) MCSE
4 1 (0.85%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.85%) NCDA
4 1 (0.85%) OCP
4 1 (0.85%) Oracle Certification
4 1 (0.85%) PMI Certification
4 1 (0.85%) PMP
4 1 (0.85%) RHCE
4 1 (0.85%) RHCT
4 1 (0.85%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (5.08%) SLA
2 2 (1.69%) QA
3 1 (0.85%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (0.85%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 17 (14.41%) Docker
2 14 (11.86%) Active Directory
3 13 (11.02%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (4.24%) VMware ESXi
5 4 (3.39%) vSphere
5 4 (3.39%) XenApp
6 3 (2.54%) NFS
6 3 (2.54%) Xen
7 2 (1.69%) Apache Flume
7 2 (1.69%) DFS Replication
7 2 (1.69%) HDFS
7 2 (1.69%) Hyper-V
7 2 (1.69%) Microsoft App-V
7 2 (1.69%) SRDF
7 2 (1.69%) VMware NSX
7 2 (1.69%) XenDesktop
8 1 (0.85%) Apache ZooKeeper
8 1 (0.85%) Oracle RAC
8 1 (0.85%) vCloud
8 1 (0.85%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 24 (20.34%) Ansible
2 13 (11.02%) Rancher
3 6 (5.08%) SCCM
4 5 (4.24%) ITRS Geneos
4 5 (4.24%) Nagios
4 5 (4.24%) Opscode Chef
4 5 (4.24%) Red Hat Satellite
4 5 (4.24%) SCOM
4 5 (4.24%) ZABBIX
5 3 (2.54%) Oracle RMAN
6 2 (1.69%) EMC TimeFinder
6 2 (1.69%) Kubernetes
6 2 (1.69%) Microsoft Clustering
6 2 (1.69%) NetApp OnCommand
6 2 (1.69%) Oozie
6 2 (1.69%) Puppet
6 2 (1.69%) SCOrch
6 2 (1.69%) SnapMirror
6 2 (1.69%) SnapVault
6 2 (1.69%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 21 (17.80%) Oracle
2 16 (13.56%) VMware
3 15 (12.71%) Microsoft
4 14 (11.86%) Splunk
5 11 (9.32%) Red Hat
6 9 (7.63%) Citrix
7 7 (5.93%) EMC
7 7 (5.93%) HP
7 7 (5.93%) ServiceNow
8 6 (5.08%) IBM
9 4 (3.39%) 3PAR
9 4 (3.39%) Cisco
9 4 (3.39%) Hortonworks
9 4 (3.39%) NetApp
9 4 (3.39%) TIBCO
10 3 (2.54%) Cloudera
10 3 (2.54%) F5
10 3 (2.54%) ION Trading
10 3 (2.54%) Remedy
10 3 (2.54%) SAP