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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Capacity Planning over the 3 months to 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Capacity Planning
Rank 74 77 83
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +6
Contract jobs citing Capacity Planning 4 3 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.40% 0.33% 0.27%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.50% 0.42% 0.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 3
Average daily rate
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£395 £450 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.22% +12.50%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £363 £375
% change year-on-year
-3.44% -3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £46.75 £32.56 -
% change year-on-year
+43.60% -
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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
793 721 857
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 78.59% 79.93% 77.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 525 391 490
Average daily rate £350 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £240 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £554 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 25 12
Average hourly rate £11.43 £45.00 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-74.61% +210.34%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.10 £29.00 £10.32
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £45.00 £80.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-13.33% -

Capacity Planning
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Capacity Planning across the Leeds region as a proportion of the total demand within 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

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds 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 4 (36.36%) Finance
1 4 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (27.27%) Back Office
2 3 (27.27%) Resource Management
2 3 (27.27%) Demand Forecasting
3 2 (18.18%) Database Security
3 2 (18.18%) Oracle Database
3 2 (18.18%) Relational Database
3 2 (18.18%) Business Process Mapping
3 2 (18.18%) QA
3 2 (18.18%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (18.18%) Erlang
3 2 (18.18%) WFM
3 2 (18.18%) Performance Management
3 2 (18.18%) Waterfall
3 2 (18.18%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (18.18%) Avaya
3 2 (18.18%) Service Delivery
3 2 (18.18%) Oracle Application Server
3 2 (18.18%) Business Analysis
3 2 (18.18%) CMS
3 2 (18.18%) Scrum
3 2 (18.18%) Solaris
3 2 (18.18%) Apache
3 2 (18.18%) Tomcat
3 2 (18.18%) Oracle9i Database
3 2 (18.18%) MS Excel
3 2 (18.18%) CRM
3 2 (18.18%) RDBMS
3 2 (18.18%) Oracle

Capacity Planning
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds 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 (18.18%) Apache
1 2 (18.18%) Tomcat
1 2 (18.18%) CMS
1 2 (18.18%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 2 (18.18%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (18.18%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (18.18%) Oracle9i Database
1 2 (18.18%) RDBMS
1 2 (18.18%) Oracle Database 10g
1 2 (18.18%) Oracle Database 11g
1 2 (18.18%) Oracle Database
1 2 (18.18%) Relational Database
General
1 4 (36.36%) Finance
2 3 (27.27%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Project Manager
2 2 (18.18%) Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) DBA
2 2 (18.18%) Senior Manager
2 2 (18.18%) Administrator
2 2 (18.18%) Senior Project Manager
2 2 (18.18%) Oracle DBA
2 2 (18.18%) Forecast Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Information Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Capacity Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Telephony Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Technician
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 2 (18.18%) UNIX
1 2 (18.18%) Solaris
2 1 (9.09%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (27.27%) Resource Management
2 3 (27.27%) Demand Forecasting
3 2 (18.18%) Database Security
3 2 (18.18%) Business Process Mapping
3 2 (18.18%) Performance Management
3 2 (18.18%) Waterfall
3 2 (18.18%) Business Analysis
3 2 (18.18%) WFM
3 2 (18.18%) PRINCE2
3 2 (18.18%) CRM
3 2 (18.18%) Service Delivery
3 2 (18.18%) Scrum
4 1 (9.09%) ITIL
4 1 (9.09%) Supplier Management
4 1 (9.09%) Change Control
4 1 (9.09%) Load Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (18.18%) Erlang
2 1 (9.09%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) OCP
1 2 (18.18%) Oracle Certification
2 1 (9.09%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (18.18%) QA
System Software
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle RAC
1 1 (9.09%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 2 (18.18%) Oracle
1 2 (18.18%) Avaya
2 1 (9.09%) SolarWinds
2 1 (9.09%) Microsoft
2 1 (9.09%) HP