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 1 July 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
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Capacity Planning
Rank 95 97 80
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -17
Contract jobs citing Capacity Planning 13 7 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.90% 0.45% 0.60%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.02% 0.52% 0.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 6 3
Median daily rate £400 £361 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.72% -15.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £398 £139 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £455 £385 £445
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £350 £363
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £23.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
+63.04% +4.54%
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
1272 1337 984
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 87.72% 86.26% 84.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 907 994 699
Median daily rate £425 £360 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.05% +10.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £520 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 22 17
Median hourly rate £14.00 £15.50 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.67% +3.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.89 £9.28 £8.48
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £65.00 £175.00 £53.30
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -

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 1 July 2016.

Capacity Planning Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

Capacity Planning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 17 (62.96%) Windows
2 13 (48.15%) High Availability
3 12 (44.44%) Linux
4 11 (40.74%) Disaster Recovery
4 11 (40.74%) Windows Server
5 10 (37.04%) Load Balancing
5 10 (37.04%) Firewall
6 8 (29.63%) RDBMS
6 8 (29.63%) Relational Database
7 7 (25.93%) SQL
8 6 (22.22%) SQL Server
8 6 (22.22%) Cisco
8 6 (22.22%) CCNP
8 6 (22.22%) Cisco Certification
8 6 (22.22%) Red Hat
8 6 (22.22%) VMware
8 6 (22.22%) VMware ESX
8 6 (22.22%) Cisco Nexus
8 6 (22.22%) Algorithms
8 6 (22.22%) Data Centre
8 6 (22.22%) Cryptography
8 6 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
8 6 (22.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 5 (18.52%) Bash Shell
9 5 (18.52%) 4G
9 5 (18.52%) Dynamics CRM
9 5 (18.52%) Performance Monitoring
9 5 (18.52%) FWSM
9 5 (18.52%) 2G
9 5 (18.52%) Shell Script

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 (3.70%) Apache
1 1 (3.70%) Tomcat
Applications
1 4 (14.81%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (18.52%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (14.81%) Oracle Applications
2 4 (14.81%) Oracle Financials
2 4 (14.81%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 10 (37.04%) Firewall
2 6 (22.22%) Cisco Nexus
3 5 (18.52%) 2G
3 5 (18.52%) 3G
3 5 (18.52%) 4G
3 5 (18.52%) FWSM
4 4 (14.81%) BGP
4 4 (14.81%) EIGRP
4 4 (14.81%) Internet
4 4 (14.81%) LDAP
4 4 (14.81%) MPLS
4 4 (14.81%) OSPF
4 4 (14.81%) SAN
5 3 (11.11%) HSRP
5 3 (11.11%) VPN
5 3 (11.11%) VRRP
6 1 (3.70%) DNS
6 1 (3.70%) VXLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (29.63%) RDBMS
1 8 (29.63%) Relational Database
2 6 (22.22%) SQL Server
3 4 (14.81%) Informix
3 4 (14.81%) MySQL
3 4 (14.81%) Oracle Database
3 4 (14.81%) Oracle ODI
4 1 (3.70%) MongoDB
4 1 (3.70%) NoSQL
4 1 (3.70%) Redis
Development Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Git (software)
1 1 (3.70%) Hudson
1 1 (3.70%) Jenkins
1 1 (3.70%) JIRA
1 1 (3.70%) Sonatype Nexus
1 1 (3.70%) Subversion
General
1 4 (14.81%) Finance
1 4 (14.81%) Games
1 4 (14.81%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (18.52%) Network Engineer
1 5 (18.52%) Optimisation Engineer
1 5 (18.52%) Radio Engineer
2 4 (14.81%) DBA
2 4 (14.81%) Operations Engineer
2 4 (14.81%) Oracle DBA
2 4 (14.81%) Web Engineer
3 3 (11.11%) Linux Engineer
3 3 (11.11%) Senior Network Engineer
3 3 (11.11%) WebOps Engineer
4 2 (7.41%) Cloud Engineer
4 2 (7.41%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (7.41%) VMware Engineer
5 1 (3.70%) Architect
5 1 (3.70%) Cisco Architect
5 1 (3.70%) Infrastructure Architect
5 1 (3.70%) Server Engineer
5 1 (3.70%) Virtualisation Architect
5 1 (3.70%) Windows Engineer
5 1 (3.70%) Windows Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.70%) ActiveMQ
1 1 (3.70%) LAMP
1 1 (3.70%) Middleware
1 1 (3.70%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 6 (22.22%) Algorithms
1 6 (22.22%) Cryptography
1 6 (22.22%) Data Centre
2 4 (14.81%) Clustering
2 4 (14.81%) Enterprise Storage
3 2 (7.41%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 1 (3.70%) CLARiiON
4 1 (3.70%) Hybrid Cloud
4 1 (3.70%) IBM XIV
4 1 (3.70%) Management Information System
4 1 (3.70%) Symmetrix
4 1 (3.70%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 17 (62.96%) Windows
2 12 (44.44%) Linux
3 11 (40.74%) Windows Server
4 6 (22.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (48.15%) High Availability
2 11 (40.74%) Disaster Recovery
3 10 (37.04%) Load Balancing
4 5 (18.52%) CRM
4 5 (18.52%) Performance Monitoring
4 5 (18.52%) Web Operations
5 3 (11.11%) Project Management
6 2 (7.41%) DDoS Mitigation
6 2 (7.41%) Information Security
6 2 (7.41%) SIEM
7 1 (3.70%) Analytics
7 1 (3.70%) Budgeting and Forecasting
7 1 (3.70%) Build Automation
7 1 (3.70%) Coaching
7 1 (3.70%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (3.70%) Functional Testing
7 1 (3.70%) Infrastructure Monitoring
7 1 (3.70%) Line Management
7 1 (3.70%) Mentoring
7 1 (3.70%) Virtual Team Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (25.93%) SQL
2 5 (18.52%) Bash Shell
2 5 (18.52%) Perl
2 5 (18.52%) Shell Script
3 1 (3.70%) JavaScript
3 1 (3.70%) PHP
Qualifications
1 6 (22.22%) CCNP
1 6 (22.22%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (7.41%) BPSS Clearance
2 2 (7.41%) CCIE
2 2 (7.41%) Degree
2 2 (7.41%) Security Cleared
2 2 (7.41%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (7.41%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (3.70%) CCDE
3 1 (3.70%) CCNA
3 1 (3.70%) CCSP
3 1 (3.70%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.70%) QA
System Software
1 6 (22.22%) VMware ESX
1 6 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (11.11%) vCloud
3 1 (3.70%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (7.41%) NetBackup
2 1 (3.70%) Cacti
2 1 (3.70%) Graphite
2 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Clustering
2 1 (3.70%) Nagios
2 1 (3.70%) Opsview
2 1 (3.70%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 6 (22.22%) Cisco
1 6 (22.22%) Red Hat
1 6 (22.22%) VMware
2 5 (18.52%) Microsoft
3 4 (14.81%) Oracle
4 2 (7.41%) HP
4 2 (7.41%) Veritas
5 1 (3.70%) EMC
5 1 (3.70%) F5
5 1 (3.70%) Fortinet
5 1 (3.70%) Genesys
5 1 (3.70%) IBM
5 1 (3.70%) Palo Alto
5 1 (3.70%) Riverbed
5 1 (3.70%) SolarWinds