The table below looks at the statistics for Capacity Planning skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Capacity Planning over the 3 months to 30 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

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.

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Capacity Planning
Rank 95 104 71
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -33
Contract jobs citing Capacity Planning 7 8 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.51% 0.49% 0.40%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.59% 0.57% 0.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 6 4
Median daily rate £525 £413 £395
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.27% +4.43%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £22.50 £46.75
% change year-on-year
+24.44% -51.87%
Capacity Planning
West Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Leeds region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1178 1396 785
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 85.55% 85.28% 79.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 789 971 510
Median daily rate £420 £388 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.38% +10.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £533 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 28 17
Median hourly rate £14.50 £15.00 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% +11.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.61 £10.66 £9.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.50 £37.04 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £34.00 £25.75
% change year-on-year
-4.41% +32.03%

Capacity Planning
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Leeds region citing Capacity Planning as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Capacity Planning Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

Capacity Planning
Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Capacity Planning Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

Capacity Planning
Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Capacity Planning across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 30 September 2016.

Capacity Planning Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

Capacity Planning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 30 September 2016, 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 Leeds region with a requirement for Capacity Planning.

1 12 (54.55%) Windows
2 11 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 10 (45.45%) Microsoft
4 8 (36.36%) Linux
4 8 (36.36%) Finance
4 8 (36.36%) Load Balancing
5 7 (31.82%) High Availability
5 7 (31.82%) Firewall
6 6 (27.27%) VMware
6 6 (27.27%) Cryptography
6 6 (27.27%) SQL
6 6 (27.27%) DNS
6 6 (27.27%) VMware Infrastructure
6 6 (27.27%) Algorithms
6 6 (27.27%) Hybrid Cloud
6 6 (27.27%) Data Centre
6 6 (27.27%) Windows Server
7 5 (22.73%) Web Operations
7 5 (22.73%) Translating Business Requirements
7 5 (22.73%) Azure Active Directory
7 5 (22.73%) Microsoft Azure
7 5 (22.73%) SaaS
7 5 (22.73%) PaaS
7 5 (22.73%) Continuous Improvement
7 5 (22.73%) IaaS
7 5 (22.73%) Relational Database
7 5 (22.73%) RDBMS
7 5 (22.73%) Dell
7 5 (22.73%) SQL Server
7 5 (22.73%) ITIL

Capacity Planning
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds 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 1 (4.55%) Apache
1 1 (4.55%) Tomcat
Applications
1 4 (18.18%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (18.18%) Dynamics CRM
1 4 (18.18%) Oracle Applications
1 4 (18.18%) Oracle Financials
1 4 (18.18%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 5 (22.73%) Azure Active Directory
1 5 (22.73%) IaaS
1 5 (22.73%) Microsoft Azure
1 5 (22.73%) PaaS
1 5 (22.73%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (31.82%) Firewall
2 6 (27.27%) DNS
3 4 (18.18%) LDAP
4 1 (4.55%) BGP
4 1 (4.55%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (4.55%) EIGRP
4 1 (4.55%) Internet
4 1 (4.55%) MPLS
4 1 (4.55%) OSPF
4 1 (4.55%) SAN
4 1 (4.55%) VXLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (22.73%) RDBMS
1 5 (22.73%) Relational Database
1 5 (22.73%) SQL Server
2 4 (18.18%) Oracle Database
2 4 (18.18%) Oracle ODI
3 2 (9.09%) MySQL
4 1 (4.55%) Informix
General
1 8 (36.36%) Finance
2 4 (18.18%) Retail
3 1 (4.55%) Games
Job Titles
1 5 (22.73%) Architect
1 5 (22.73%) Operations Engineer
2 4 (18.18%) DBA
2 4 (18.18%) Oracle DBA
2 4 (18.18%) Web Engineer
3 3 (13.64%) WebOps Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Azure Architect
4 2 (9.09%) Cloud Architect
4 2 (9.09%) Cloud Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Infrastructure Architect
5 1 (4.55%) Azure Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Azure Infrastructure Lead
5 1 (4.55%) Cisco Architect
5 1 (4.55%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
5 1 (4.55%) DevOps Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Linux Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) SaaS Architect
5 1 (4.55%) Senior Architect
5 1 (4.55%) Systems Architect
5 1 (4.55%) Virtualisation Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.55%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (27.27%) Algorithms
1 6 (27.27%) Cryptography
1 6 (27.27%) Data Centre
1 6 (27.27%) Hybrid Cloud
2 1 (4.55%) CLARiiON
2 1 (4.55%) Clustering
2 1 (4.55%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 1 (4.55%) Enterprise Storage
2 1 (4.55%) IBM XIV
2 1 (4.55%) Management Information System
2 1 (4.55%) NHS
2 1 (4.55%) Symmetrix
Operating Systems
1 12 (54.55%) Windows
2 8 (36.36%) Linux
3 6 (27.27%) Windows Server
4 1 (4.55%) CentOS
4 1 (4.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (4.55%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 8 (36.36%) Load Balancing
3 7 (31.82%) High Availability
4 5 (22.73%) Continuous Improvement
4 5 (22.73%) Identity Management
4 5 (22.73%) ITIL
4 5 (22.73%) Translating Business Requirements
4 5 (22.73%) Web Operations
5 4 (18.18%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (18.18%) CRM
5 4 (18.18%) Performance Monitoring
5 4 (18.18%) Service Management
5 4 (18.18%) TOGAF
6 3 (13.64%) ITSM
7 2 (9.09%) DevOps
8 1 (4.55%) Analytics
8 1 (4.55%) Change Control
8 1 (4.55%) DDoS Mitigation
8 1 (4.55%) Infrastructure Monitoring
8 1 (4.55%) Service Design
Programming Languages
1 6 (27.27%) SQL
2 1 (4.55%) JavaScript
2 1 (4.55%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (9.09%) BPSS Clearance
1 2 (9.09%) Security Cleared
2 1 (4.55%) CCDE
2 1 (4.55%) CCIE
2 1 (4.55%) CCNA
2 1 (4.55%) CCNP
2 1 (4.55%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (4.55%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (4.55%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 6 (27.27%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (22.73%) Active Directory
3 1 (4.55%) Hyper-V
3 1 (4.55%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Clustering
1 1 (4.55%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 10 (45.45%) Microsoft
2 6 (27.27%) VMware
3 5 (22.73%) Dell
4 4 (18.18%) Oracle
5 1 (4.55%) Cisco
5 1 (4.55%) EMC
5 1 (4.55%) Genesys
5 1 (4.55%) HP
5 1 (4.55%) IBM
5 1 (4.55%) Red Hat
5 1 (4.55%) Riverbed
5 1 (4.55%) Splunk
5 1 (4.55%) Veritas