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 3 months to 25 June 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
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 339 367 359
Rank change year-on-year +28 -8  
Contract jobs citing Capacity Management 79 57 76
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.39% 0.27% 0.32%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.45% 0.31% 0.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 30 59
Median daily rate £450 £388 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.12% -13.88%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £286 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £500 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £360 £350
% change year-on-year +11.11% +2.85%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £60.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £65.00 £35.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year +85.71% +34.61%  

Capacity Management is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
London
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 17729 18243 19239
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 86.64% 85.33% 82.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 12696 13342 13634
Median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.55%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £325 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £630 £628 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.75% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 188 156 260
Median hourly rate £26.50 £21.00 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +26.19% -2.32%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.75 £12.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.25 £46.00 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +19.29% -5.00%  

Capacity Management
Job Vacancy Trend in London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in London citing Capacity Management as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

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 3 months to 25 June 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 3 months to 25 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +2 6 £431 +1.47% 4
Bromley - 2 £475 -
Brentford - 1 £575 -
Capacity Management
England

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 35 (28.00%) Windows
1 35 (28.00%) Finance
2 34 (27.20%) ITIL
3 33 (26.40%) Linux
4 25 (20.00%) Change Management
5 24 (19.20%) Configuration Management
6 23 (18.40%) Firewall
6 23 (18.40%) Python
6 23 (18.40%) SQL
6 23 (18.40%) Problem Management
7 19 (15.20%) Front Office
8 18 (14.40%) Microsoft
9 17 (13.60%) Validation
9 17 (13.60%) Migration
9 17 (13.60%) PowerShell
9 17 (13.60%) Data Centre
10 16 (12.80%) SQL Server
10 16 (12.80%) Unix
11 15 (12.00%) Oracle
11 15 (12.00%) Project Management
11 15 (12.00%) Agile Software Development
12 14 (11.20%) Banking
12 14 (11.20%) Back Office
12 14 (11.20%) Windows Server
12 14 (11.20%) Performance Tuning
13 13 (10.40%) Functional Testing
13 13 (10.40%) Release Management
13 13 (10.40%) Fault Management
13 13 (10.40%) Electronic Trading
13 13 (10.40%) Amazon AWS

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 9 (7.20%) IIS
2 5 (4.00%) JBoss
3 4 (3.20%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 4 (3.20%) WildFly
4 3 (2.40%) Apache
4 3 (2.40%) nginx
4 3 (2.40%) Tomcat
4 3 (2.40%) WebLogic
5 2 (1.60%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.80%) MTS
6 1 (0.80%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 3 (2.40%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.80%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (1.60%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.80%) BusinessWorks
2 1 (0.80%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (0.80%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.80%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (0.80%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.80%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 13 (10.40%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (8.80%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (5.60%) PaaS
4 6 (4.80%) IaaS
5 4 (3.20%) Office 365
5 4 (3.20%) SaaS
6 2 (1.60%) AWS CloudFormation
7 1 (0.80%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (0.80%) Amazon ELB
7 1 (0.80%) Amazon S3
7 1 (0.80%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
7 1 (0.80%) AWS Lambda
7 1 (0.80%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.80%) Google Cloud Platform
7 1 (0.80%) OpenShift
7 1 (0.80%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 1 (0.80%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 23 (18.40%) Firewall
2 11 (8.80%) TCP/IP
3 9 (7.20%) WAN
4 8 (6.40%) DNS
4 8 (6.40%) VPN
5 7 (5.60%) IPsec
5 7 (5.60%) LAN
6 6 (4.80%) DHCP
7 5 (4.00%) MPLS
7 5 (4.00%) Multicast
7 5 (4.00%) SAN
7 5 (4.00%) SNMP
7 5 (4.00%) VoIP
8 4 (3.20%) Cisco Nexus
8 4 (3.20%) LDAP
8 4 (3.20%) Network Security
8 4 (3.20%) SMTP
8 4 (3.20%) VLAN
9 3 (2.40%) GPRS
9 3 (2.40%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (12.80%) SQL Server
2 7 (5.60%) SQL Server 2012
3 6 (4.80%) Big Data
3 6 (4.80%) SQL Server 2005
3 6 (4.80%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (4.80%) SQL Server 2014
3 6 (4.80%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 6 (4.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 6 (4.80%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (4.00%) Data Lake
4 5 (4.00%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (4.00%) Hadoop
4 5 (4.00%) Oracle Database
5 4 (3.20%) Oracle Database 11g
6 3 (2.40%) BusinessObjects
6 3 (2.40%) MongoDB
6 3 (2.40%) NoSQL
7 2 (1.60%) Oracle BI EE
7 2 (1.60%) Power BI
8 1 (0.80%) Pentaho
Development Applications
1 6 (4.80%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (2.40%) Jenkins
2 3 (2.40%) JMeter
3 2 (1.60%) Maven
3 2 (1.60%) TeamCity
4 1 (0.80%) Gradle
4 1 (0.80%) SonarQube
4 1 (0.80%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 35 (28.00%) Finance
2 19 (15.20%) Front Office
3 14 (11.20%) Back Office
3 14 (11.20%) Banking
4 11 (8.80%) Telecoms
5 6 (4.80%) Investment Banking
6 5 (4.00%) Financial Institution
7 3 (2.40%) Billing
8 2 (1.60%) Music Industry
9 1 (0.80%) Dutch Language
9 1 (0.80%) French Language
9 1 (0.80%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.80%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.80%) Prime Brokerage
9 1 (0.80%) Retail
9 1 (0.80%) Synthetic Prime Brokerage
Job Titles
1 19 (15.20%) Analyst
2 13 (10.40%) Architect
3 12 (9.60%) DBA
4 9 (7.20%) Applications Support
4 9 (7.20%) Linux Engineer
4 9 (7.20%) Solutions Architect
5 7 (5.60%) Applications Engineer
6 6 (4.80%) Administrator
6 6 (4.80%) Network Engineer
6 6 (4.80%) SQL DBA
7 5 (4.00%) Capacity Manager
7 5 (4.00%) Cloud Engineer
7 5 (4.00%) DevOps Engineer
7 5 (4.00%) Electronic Trading Support
7 5 (4.00%) Service Analyst
7 5 (4.00%) Support Analyst
8 4 (3.20%) Back Office Engineer
8 4 (3.20%) Head of Infrastructure
8 4 (3.20%) Senior Linux Engineer
8 4 (3.20%) Service Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (5.60%) Kafka
2 6 (4.80%) Middleware
2 6 (4.80%) Rendezvous
2 6 (4.80%) Web Services
3 3 (2.40%) Elastic Stack
4 2 (1.60%) 802.1X
5 1 (0.80%) .NET
5 1 (0.80%) CGI
5 1 (0.80%) FIX Protocol
5 1 (0.80%) Oracle GoldenGate
5 1 (0.80%) TIBCO EMS
Miscellaneous
1 17 (13.60%) Data Centre
2 13 (10.40%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (6.40%) Clustering
3 8 (6.40%) Replication
4 4 (3.20%) Client/Server
4 4 (3.20%) Mainframe
4 4 (3.20%) PKI
4 4 (3.20%) SCADA
4 4 (3.20%) Wiki
4 4 (3.20%) YubiKey
5 2 (1.60%) Computer Science
5 2 (1.60%) EMC VMAX
5 2 (1.60%) Fintech
5 2 (1.60%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 2 (1.60%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.60%) Market Risk
5 2 (1.60%) Virtual Team
6 1 (0.80%) CMDB
6 1 (0.80%) Credit Risk
6 1 (0.80%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 35 (28.00%) Windows
2 33 (26.40%) Linux
3 16 (12.80%) Unix
4 14 (11.20%) Windows Server
5 10 (8.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 9 (7.20%) Windows Server 2012
7 8 (6.40%) Windows Server 2003
8 6 (4.80%) Windows Server 2008
9 3 (2.40%) Solaris
10 2 (1.60%) AIX
10 2 (1.60%) CentOS
10 2 (1.60%) Ubuntu
11 1 (0.80%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (27.20%) ITIL
2 25 (20.00%) Change Management
3 24 (19.20%) Configuration Management
4 23 (18.40%) Problem Management
5 17 (13.60%) Migration
5 17 (13.60%) Validation
6 15 (12.00%) Agile Software Development
6 15 (12.00%) Project Management
7 14 (11.20%) Performance Tuning
8 13 (10.40%) Electronic Trading
8 13 (10.40%) Fault Management
8 13 (10.40%) Functional Testing
8 13 (10.40%) Release Management
9 12 (9.60%) Statistics
10 11 (8.80%) Root Cause Analysis
11 10 (8.00%) Business Intelligence
11 10 (8.00%) DevOps
11 10 (8.00%) High Availability
11 10 (8.00%) Load Balancing
11 10 (8.00%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 23 (18.40%) Python
1 23 (18.40%) SQL
2 17 (13.60%) PowerShell
3 12 (9.60%) Java
4 7 (5.60%) Perl
4 7 (5.60%) Shell Script
5 6 (4.80%) T-SQL
6 3 (2.40%) COBOL
7 2 (1.60%) C#
7 2 (1.60%) MATLAB
7 2 (1.60%) R
8 1 (0.80%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 11 (8.80%) ITIL Certification
2 7 (5.60%) Degree
3 5 (4.00%) Security Cleared
4 4 (3.20%) DV Cleared
4 4 (3.20%) JNCIA
4 4 (3.20%) JNCIS
4 4 (3.20%) SC Cleared
5 3 (2.40%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (1.60%) CCIE
7 1 (0.80%) (ISC)2 CCSP
7 1 (0.80%) Computer Science Degree
7 1 (0.80%) OCP
7 1 (0.80%) Oracle Certification
7 1 (0.80%) PgMP
7 1 (0.80%) PMI Certification
7 1 (0.80%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (7.20%) SLA
2 2 (1.60%) QA
3 1 (0.80%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (0.80%) MiFID
3 1 (0.80%) PMO
3 1 (0.80%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 11 (8.80%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (7.20%) Docker
3 6 (4.80%) Virtual Machines
4 4 (3.20%) Active Directory
4 4 (3.20%) Hyper-V
5 3 (2.40%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (2.40%) vSphere
6 2 (1.60%) NFS
6 2 (1.60%) Oracle RAC
6 2 (1.60%) SRDF
6 2 (1.60%) vCloud
6 2 (1.60%) Xen
6 2 (1.60%) XenApp
7 1 (0.80%) LXC
Systems Management
1 8 (6.40%) Ansible
2 7 (5.60%) Nagios
2 7 (5.60%) Rancher
3 6 (4.80%) Microsoft Clustering
4 4 (3.20%) NetBackup
5 3 (2.40%) Cacti
5 3 (2.40%) Oracle RMAN
5 3 (2.40%) SCOM
6 2 (1.60%) AppDNA
6 2 (1.60%) EMC TimeFinder
6 2 (1.60%) Failover Clustering
6 2 (1.60%) NetApp OnCommand
6 2 (1.60%) OVSD
6 2 (1.60%) SCCM
6 2 (1.60%) SnapMirror
6 2 (1.60%) SnapVault
6 2 (1.60%) vCenter Server
6 2 (1.60%) ZABBIX
7 1 (0.80%) MOM
7 1 (0.80%) OpenView
Vendors
1 18 (14.40%) Microsoft
2 15 (12.00%) Oracle
3 12 (9.60%) ION Trading
4 11 (8.80%) Cisco
4 11 (8.80%) VMware
5 9 (7.20%) Red Hat
6 8 (6.40%) HP
6 8 (6.40%) TIBCO
7 7 (5.60%) NetApp
7 7 (5.60%) SolarWinds
7 7 (5.60%) Splunk
8 6 (4.80%) Sun
9 5 (4.00%) Brocade
9 5 (4.00%) Citrix
9 5 (4.00%) EMC
9 5 (4.00%) F5
9 5 (4.00%) Netezza
9 5 (4.00%) Palo Alto
9 5 (4.00%) Remedy
10 4 (3.20%) Juniper