The first table below looks at the demand for Capacity Planning skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bradford region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Capacity Planning over the 3 months to 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Bradford region.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Capacity Planning
Rank 19 25 24
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -1
Contract jobs citing Capacity Planning 6 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bradford 3.80% 0.61% 1.25%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.61% 0.85% 1.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 0
Average daily rate £350 £325 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £364 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.92% -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.00 £32.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-29.23% -18.75%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Bradford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
107 118 115
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bradford 67.72% 71.95% 71.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 70 57 29
Average daily rate £350 £320 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.37% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £200 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £545 £473 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £361 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.02% -2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 3
Average hourly rate £50.00 £12.50 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+300.00% -61.53%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.00
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +18.51%
Capacity Planning
West Yorkshire

Capacity Planning
Jobs Demand Trend in Bradford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Capacity Planning across the Bradford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Capacity Planning Jobs Demand Trend in Bradford

Capacity Planning
Daily Rate Trend in Bradford

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

Capacity Planning Daily Rate Trend in Bradford

Capacity Planning
Daily Rate Histogram in Bradford

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Capacity Planning across the Bradford region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014.

Capacity Planning Daily Rate Histogram in Bradford

Capacity Planning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bradford

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bradford region citing Capacity Planning also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Capacity Planning.

1 5 (62.50%) Performance Tuning
2 4 (50.00%) Oracle Database
2 4 (50.00%) Relational Database
2 4 (50.00%) SQL
2 4 (50.00%) RDBMS
2 4 (50.00%) Oracle
2 4 (50.00%) Oracle RMAN
2 4 (50.00%) Oracle RAC
3 3 (37.50%) Performance Analysis
4 2 (25.00%) Online Marketing
4 2 (25.00%) Waterfall
4 2 (25.00%) Mobile App
4 2 (25.00%) Oracle Database 12c
4 2 (25.00%) EPiServer
4 2 (25.00%) Data Guard
4 2 (25.00%) Security Management
4 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (25.00%) Endeca
4 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (25.00%) Marketing
4 2 (25.00%) WebSphere
4 2 (25.00%) Unica
4 2 (25.00%) QA
4 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
4 2 (25.00%) UNIX
4 2 (25.00%) HPUX
4 2 (25.00%) Linux
4 2 (25.00%) CRM
4 2 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (25.00%) T-SQL

Capacity Planning
Top Related IT Skills in Bradford by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bradford region citing Capacity Planning also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Capacity Planning. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (25.00%) WebSphere
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (50.00%) Oracle Database
1 4 (50.00%) Relational Database
1 4 (50.00%) RDBMS
2 2 (25.00%) Oracle Database 12c
2 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database 11g
General
1 2 (25.00%) Marketing
2 1 (12.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) DBA
2 4 (50.00%) Oracle DBA
3 2 (25.00%) SQL Server DBA
3 2 (25.00%) SQL DBA
3 2 (25.00%) Project Manager
4 1 (12.50%) Senior Manager
4 1 (12.50%) Senior Project Manager
4 1 (12.50%) Digital Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) UNIX
1 2 (25.00%) HPUX
1 2 (25.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Performance Tuning
2 3 (37.50%) Performance Analysis
3 2 (25.00%) Online Marketing
3 2 (25.00%) Waterfall
3 2 (25.00%) Security Management
3 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (25.00%) CRM
4 1 (12.50%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 4 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (25.00%) T-SQL
2 2 (25.00%) PL/SQL
3 1 (12.50%) Shell Script
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (25.00%) QA
System Software
1 4 (50.00%) Oracle RMAN
1 4 (50.00%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 2 (25.00%) Data Guard
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Oracle
2 2 (25.00%) EPiServer
2 2 (25.00%) Endeca
2 2 (25.00%) Unica