The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in 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 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 Planning
England / London
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 358 321 323
Rank change year-on-year -37 +2  
Contract jobs citing Capacity Planning 60 103 113
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.29% 0.48% 0.48%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.34% 0.56% 0.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 59 81
Median daily rate £455 £400 £435
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.75% -8.04%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £324 £299 £305
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £480 £599
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £400 £350
% change year-on-year -6.25% +14.28%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 4
Median hourly rate £60.00 - £18.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.17 £37.75 £23.00
% change year-on-year -57.16% +64.13%  

Capacity Planning 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 Planning
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Capacity Planning in London

Capacity Planning
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Capacity Planning in London

Capacity Planning
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Capacity Planning in London over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Capacity Planning in London

Capacity Planning
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Capacity Planning in London

Capacity Planning
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 Planning 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 -5 4 £463 +42.30% 9
Bromley +5 2 £475 +15.15%
Docklands, London - 2 £510 -
Westminster - 1 £345 -
Capacity Planning
England

For the 6 months to 25 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Capacity Planning 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 Planning.

1 44 (37.61%) Finance
2 42 (35.90%) Linux
3 31 (26.50%) Windows
4 27 (23.08%) Microsoft
5 25 (21.37%) Active Directory
6 23 (19.66%) Java
6 23 (19.66%) SQL
6 23 (19.66%) Oracle
6 23 (19.66%) Banking
7 21 (17.95%) Configuration Management
8 20 (17.09%) VMware
9 19 (16.24%) Performance Tuning
9 19 (16.24%) DevOps
10 18 (15.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 18 (15.38%) Migration
10 18 (15.38%) Unix
11 17 (14.53%) Web Services
11 17 (14.53%) SQL Server
11 17 (14.53%) VMware Infrastructure
11 17 (14.53%) PowerShell
11 17 (14.53%) Data Centre
12 16 (13.68%) Amazon AWS
12 16 (13.68%) High Availability
13 15 (12.82%) Python
14 14 (11.97%) Citrix
14 14 (11.97%) CentOS
14 14 (11.97%) Hyper-V
14 14 (11.97%) Big Data
15 13 (11.11%) SAN
15 13 (11.11%) Cisco

Capacity Planning
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 (7.69%) WebSphere
2 8 (6.84%) JBoss
2 8 (6.84%) WebSphere Application Server
3 5 (4.27%) Exchange Server 2013
3 5 (4.27%) Skype for Business
4 4 (3.42%) Apache
4 4 (3.42%) Apache Pig
4 4 (3.42%) Apache Solr
4 4 (3.42%) Confluence
4 4 (3.42%) Elasticsearch
4 4 (3.42%) SharePoint
4 4 (3.42%) WebLogic
5 2 (1.71%) Cloud Foundry
5 2 (1.71%) IIS
5 2 (1.71%) Oracle Application Server
5 2 (1.71%) Oracle Service Bus
5 2 (1.71%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 2 (1.71%) Oracle Workflow
5 2 (1.71%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.85%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 8 (6.84%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (1.71%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 2 (1.71%) Oracle Applications
1 2 (1.71%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (1.71%) Oracle iProcurement
2 1 (0.85%) NetSuite
2 1 (0.85%) SAP APO
Cloud Services
1 16 (13.68%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (5.13%) Office 365
3 5 (4.27%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (4.27%) SaaS
4 4 (3.42%) Amazon EC2
4 4 (3.42%) Amazon S3
4 4 (3.42%) Amazon SQS
4 4 (3.42%) AWS Data Pipeline
5 3 (2.56%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (2.56%) IBM Cloud
5 3 (2.56%) SoftLayer
6 2 (1.71%) Bluemix
6 2 (1.71%) GitHub
7 1 (0.85%) FinancialForce.com
7 1 (0.85%) IaaS
7 1 (0.85%) PaaS
7 1 (0.85%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
7 1 (0.85%) Salesforce Service Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 13 (11.11%) SAN
2 12 (10.26%) Internet
2 12 (10.26%) LDAP
3 11 (9.40%) TCP/IP
4 10 (8.55%) DNS
5 9 (7.69%) iSCSI
5 9 (7.69%) SSL
6 7 (5.98%) DHCP
6 7 (5.98%) Kerberos
6 7 (5.98%) LAN
6 7 (5.98%) WAN
7 6 (5.13%) Firewall
7 6 (5.13%) NAS
7 6 (5.13%) SMTP
8 5 (4.27%) Fibre Channel
8 5 (4.27%) VPN
9 4 (3.42%) VoIP
10 3 (2.56%) NetScaler
10 3 (2.56%) Wi-Fi
11 2 (1.71%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (14.53%) SQL Server
2 14 (11.97%) Big Data
3 12 (10.26%) Apache Hive
4 11 (9.40%) Hadoop
5 10 (8.55%) MySQL
5 10 (8.55%) Oracle Database
6 8 (6.84%) Impala
7 7 (5.98%) SQL Server 2012
8 6 (5.13%) Oracle Database 11g
8 6 (5.13%) Relational Database
9 5 (4.27%) Amazon RDS
9 5 (4.27%) Oracle Database 12c
9 5 (4.27%) RDBMS
9 5 (4.27%) SQL Server 2008
10 4 (3.42%) Amazon Redshift
10 4 (3.42%) Data Warehouse
10 4 (3.42%) HBase
10 4 (3.42%) NoSQL
10 4 (3.42%) Oracle BI EE
10 4 (3.42%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (4.27%) JIRA
1 5 (4.27%) Talend Open Studio
2 4 (3.42%) Git (software)
3 3 (2.56%) Jenkins
3 3 (2.56%) Subversion
4 2 (1.71%) ProC
5 1 (0.85%) Oracle Forms
5 1 (0.85%) Sonatype Nexus
5 1 (0.85%) TeamCity
5 1 (0.85%) Visual Studio
General
1 44 (37.61%) Finance
2 23 (19.66%) Banking
3 10 (8.55%) Retail
4 8 (6.84%) Investment Banking
5 7 (5.98%) Financial Institution
6 2 (1.71%) Marketing
6 2 (1.71%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.85%) Advertising
7 1 (0.85%) Billing
7 1 (0.85%) Games
7 1 (0.85%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.85%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.85%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 14 (11.97%) Administrator
2 13 (11.11%) Architect
3 12 (10.26%) Analyst
4 10 (8.55%) DBA
4 10 (8.55%) Developer
5 8 (6.84%) Hadoop Administrator
5 8 (6.84%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 6 (5.13%) Capacity Manager
6 6 (5.13%) DevOps Engineer
6 6 (5.13%) SQL Developer
7 5 (4.27%) Citrix Engineer
7 5 (4.27%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 5 (4.27%) Linux Administrator
7 5 (4.27%) Oracle DBA
7 5 (4.27%) Splunk Engineer
7 5 (4.27%) Unix Analyst
7 5 (4.27%) VMware Engineer
8 4 (3.42%) IT Manager
8 4 (3.42%) Network Engineer
8 4 (3.42%) Resourcing Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (14.53%) Web Services
2 10 (8.55%) Kafka
3 9 (7.69%) SOAP
4 8 (6.84%) J2EE
4 8 (6.84%) JDBC
4 8 (6.84%) REST
5 7 (5.98%) .NET
6 5 (4.27%) Middleware
7 4 (3.42%) Oracle GoldenGate
8 3 (2.56%) ASP.NET
9 2 (1.71%) .NET Framework
9 2 (1.71%) Elastic Stack
9 2 (1.71%) FIX Protocol
9 2 (1.71%) LAMP
9 2 (1.71%) Node.js
9 2 (1.71%) OC4J
9 2 (1.71%) Spring
9 2 (1.71%) WebCenter
9 2 (1.71%) XML
10 1 (0.85%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 17 (14.53%) Data Centre
2 10 (8.55%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (8.55%) Clustering
3 8 (6.84%) iPad
3 8 (6.84%) Virtual Team
4 7 (5.98%) Replication
5 6 (5.13%) Data Structures
5 6 (5.13%) Enterprise Storage
6 5 (4.27%) Derivative
6 5 (4.27%) Management Information System
6 5 (4.27%) Private Cloud
7 4 (3.42%) Hybrid Cloud
7 4 (3.42%) User Experience
8 3 (2.56%) Computer Science
9 2 (1.71%) CCTV
9 2 (1.71%) Client/Server
9 2 (1.71%) Data Protection Act
9 2 (1.71%) Enterprise Software
9 2 (1.71%) NHS
9 2 (1.71%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 42 (35.90%) Linux
2 31 (26.50%) Windows
3 18 (15.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 18 (15.38%) Unix
4 14 (11.97%) CentOS
5 12 (10.26%) Windows Server 2008
6 9 (7.69%) Windows Server
7 7 (5.98%) Solaris
8 6 (5.13%) Fedora
9 5 (4.27%) Data ONTAP
9 5 (4.27%) Windows Server 2012
10 4 (3.42%) Windows 7
11 3 (2.56%) Windows 10
12 2 (1.71%) Ubuntu
12 2 (1.71%) Windows Server 2003
13 1 (0.85%) AIX
13 1 (0.85%) Mac OS X
13 1 (0.85%) Windows 2000
13 1 (0.85%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (17.95%) Configuration Management
2 19 (16.24%) DevOps
2 19 (16.24%) Performance Tuning
3 18 (15.38%) Migration
4 16 (13.68%) High Availability
5 11 (9.40%) Disaster Recovery
6 10 (8.55%) Agile Software Development
6 10 (8.55%) Break/Fix
6 10 (8.55%) Virtual Environments
7 9 (7.69%) E-Commerce
7 9 (7.69%) ITIL
7 9 (7.69%) Performance Monitoring
7 9 (7.69%) Project Management
8 8 (6.84%) B2C
8 8 (6.84%) Data Analysis
8 8 (6.84%) Data Integration
8 8 (6.84%) Load Testing
8 8 (6.84%) SIEM
8 8 (6.84%) Software Architecture
9 7 (5.98%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 23 (19.66%) Java
1 23 (19.66%) SQL
2 17 (14.53%) PowerShell
3 15 (12.82%) Python
4 11 (9.40%) Bash Shell
4 11 (9.40%) Perl
5 6 (5.13%) Shell Script
6 5 (4.27%) Korn
7 4 (3.42%) C#
8 3 (2.56%) PL/SQL
8 3 (2.56%) Ruby
9 2 (1.71%) Go
10 1 (0.85%) Apex Code
10 1 (0.85%) PHP
10 1 (0.85%) VB
10 1 (0.85%) VB.NET
10 1 (0.85%) VB6
Qualifications
1 6 (5.13%) Degree
2 5 (4.27%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 4 (3.42%) Master's Degree
4 3 (2.56%) CCNP
4 3 (2.56%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (2.56%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (1.71%) AWS Certification
5 2 (1.71%) CCNA
5 2 (1.71%) Computer Science Degree
5 2 (1.71%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.85%) CCIE
6 1 (0.85%) CTC Cleared
6 1 (0.85%) MCP
6 1 (0.85%) MCSE
6 1 (0.85%) OCP
6 1 (0.85%) Oracle Certification
6 1 (0.85%) Postgraduate
6 1 (0.85%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (9.40%) QA
2 4 (3.42%) PCI DSS
3 3 (2.56%) PMO
3 3 (2.56%) SLA
4 2 (1.71%) MiFID
System Software
1 25 (21.37%) Active Directory
2 17 (14.53%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (11.97%) Hyper-V
4 9 (7.69%) XenApp
5 8 (6.84%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 8 (6.84%) HDFS
5 8 (6.84%) Oracle RAC
6 7 (5.98%) Virtual Machines
7 6 (5.13%) Docker
7 6 (5.13%) vCloud
8 5 (4.27%) NFS
8 5 (4.27%) vSphere
9 3 (2.56%) Microsoft App-V
9 3 (2.56%) VMware ESXi
10 2 (1.71%) Xen
10 2 (1.71%) XenDesktop
11 1 (0.85%) Firmware
11 1 (0.85%) KVM
11 1 (0.85%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 10 (8.55%) Puppet
2 9 (7.69%) Ansible
3 8 (6.84%) Hadoop YARN
3 8 (6.84%) Mesos
3 8 (6.84%) SCCM
4 7 (5.98%) Opscode Chef
4 7 (5.98%) vCenter Server
5 6 (5.13%) NetBackup
5 6 (5.13%) Oracle RMAN
6 5 (4.27%) Data Guard
6 5 (4.27%) Nagios
6 5 (4.27%) Salt
6 5 (4.27%) SCOM
6 5 (4.27%) SCVMM
7 4 (3.42%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
7 4 (3.42%) Kibana
7 4 (3.42%) Microsoft Clustering
7 4 (3.42%) PowerCLI
7 4 (3.42%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
7 4 (3.42%) vRealize
Vendors
1 27 (23.08%) Microsoft
2 23 (19.66%) Oracle
3 20 (17.09%) VMware
4 14 (11.97%) Citrix
5 13 (11.11%) Cisco
6 9 (7.69%) Cloudera
6 9 (7.69%) Splunk
7 8 (6.84%) ATG
8 7 (5.98%) IBM
9 6 (5.13%) NetApp
10 5 (4.27%) HP
10 5 (4.27%) Symantec
10 5 (4.27%) Talend
11 4 (3.42%) Tableau
12 3 (2.56%) Alteryx
12 3 (2.56%) Apple
12 3 (2.56%) Red Hat
12 3 (2.56%) WorldPay
13 2 (1.71%) CheckPoint
13 2 (1.71%) Dell
City, London
Harris Global
Rate: From £400 to £425 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Staffworx Ltd
Rate: excellent rates or salaries, 6 months contracts
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Coded People
Rate: £600 per day
Posted: 3 days ago