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 29 April 2016 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.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Capacity Planning
Rank 87 92 88
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -4
Contract jobs citing Capacity Planning 15 7 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.96% 0.52% 0.085%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.13% 0.61% 0.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 5 0
Average daily rate £375 £363 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £383 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+9.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.00 £34.00 £23.00
% change year-on-year
+14.70% +47.82%
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
1330 1151 966
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 85.31% 85.90% 82.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 956 788 656
Average daily rate £425 £365 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.43% +8.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £263 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £570 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 13 14
Average hourly rate £12.10 £18.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-32.77% -10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.20 £13.60 £15.92
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.07 £35.00 £110.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £30.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+18.03% -3.17%

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

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 29 April 2016.

Capacity Planning Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

Capacity Planning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 14 (60.87%) Windows
2 13 (56.52%) Windows Server
3 9 (39.13%) Data Centre
3 9 (39.13%) High Availability
3 9 (39.13%) Linux
3 9 (39.13%) Red Hat
3 9 (39.13%) VMware
3 9 (39.13%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (39.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 8 (34.78%) VMware ESX
4 8 (34.78%) SQL
4 8 (34.78%) Cisco
4 8 (34.78%) Cisco Nexus
5 7 (30.43%) FWSM
5 7 (30.43%) Perl
5 7 (30.43%) Shell Script
5 7 (30.43%) SAN
5 7 (30.43%) Bash Shell
6 6 (26.09%) Enterprise Storage
6 6 (26.09%) Games
6 6 (26.09%) CCNP
6 6 (26.09%) Cisco Certification
6 6 (26.09%) RDBMS
6 6 (26.09%) MySQL
6 6 (26.09%) SQL Server
6 6 (26.09%) Informix
6 6 (26.09%) Microsoft
6 6 (26.09%) vCloud
6 6 (26.09%) Relational Database
7 5 (21.74%) Performance Monitoring

Capacity Planning
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 1 (4.35%) Apache
1 1 (4.35%) Tomcat
Applications
1 5 (21.74%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.35%) MS Project
2 1 (4.35%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (21.74%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (34.78%) Cisco Nexus
2 7 (30.43%) FWSM
2 7 (30.43%) SAN
3 5 (21.74%) 2G
3 5 (21.74%) 3G
3 5 (21.74%) 4G
3 5 (21.74%) BGP
3 5 (21.74%) EIGRP
3 5 (21.74%) Firewall
3 5 (21.74%) MPLS
3 5 (21.74%) OSPF
4 4 (17.39%) HSRP
4 4 (17.39%) Internet
4 4 (17.39%) VPN
4 4 (17.39%) VRRP
5 2 (8.70%) DNS
5 2 (8.70%) LAN
5 2 (8.70%) WAN
6 1 (4.35%) DHCP
6 1 (4.35%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (26.09%) Informix
1 6 (26.09%) MySQL
1 6 (26.09%) RDBMS
1 6 (26.09%) Relational Database
1 6 (26.09%) SQL Server
2 2 (8.70%) MongoDB
2 2 (8.70%) NoSQL
2 2 (8.70%) Redis
Development Applications
1 2 (8.70%) Git (software)
1 2 (8.70%) Hudson
1 2 (8.70%) Jenkins
1 2 (8.70%) JIRA
1 2 (8.70%) Sonatype Nexus
1 2 (8.70%) Subversion
General
1 6 (26.09%) Games
2 1 (4.35%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (30.43%) Network Engineer
2 5 (21.74%) Optimisation Engineer
2 5 (21.74%) Radio Engineer
2 5 (21.74%) Senior Network Engineer
3 2 (8.70%) Architect
3 2 (8.70%) Linux Engineer
3 2 (8.70%) VMware Engineer
4 1 (4.35%) Cisco Architect
4 1 (4.35%) Infrastructure Architect
4 1 (4.35%) IT Manager
4 1 (4.35%) IT Project Manager
4 1 (4.35%) Project Manager
4 1 (4.35%) Server Engineer
4 1 (4.35%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (4.35%) Technical Specialist
4 1 (4.35%) Test Manager
4 1 (4.35%) Virtualisation Architect
4 1 (4.35%) Windows Engineer
4 1 (4.35%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (4.35%) Windows Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.70%) ActiveMQ
1 2 (8.70%) RabbitMQ
2 1 (4.35%) LAMP
2 1 (4.35%) Middleware
2 1 (4.35%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 9 (39.13%) Data Centre
2 6 (26.09%) Enterprise Storage
3 5 (21.74%) Clustering
4 3 (13.04%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 1 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (4.35%) CLARiiON
5 1 (4.35%) Data Integration
5 1 (4.35%) Hybrid Cloud
5 1 (4.35%) IBM XIV
5 1 (4.35%) Management Information System
5 1 (4.35%) Replication
5 1 (4.35%) Symmetrix
Operating Systems
1 14 (60.87%) Windows
2 13 (56.52%) Windows Server
3 9 (39.13%) Linux
3 9 (39.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (4.35%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (4.35%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (39.13%) High Availability
2 5 (21.74%) CRM
2 5 (21.74%) Disaster Recovery
2 5 (21.74%) Load Balancing
2 5 (21.74%) Performance Monitoring
3 4 (17.39%) Project Management
4 3 (13.04%) DDoS Mitigation
4 3 (13.04%) SIEM
5 2 (8.70%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (8.70%) Build Automation
5 2 (8.70%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (8.70%) Information Security
5 2 (8.70%) Mentoring
5 2 (8.70%) PRINCE2
6 1 (4.35%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (4.35%) E-Commerce
6 1 (4.35%) Service Delivery
6 1 (4.35%) Service Management
6 1 (4.35%) SOA
6 1 (4.35%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (34.78%) SQL
2 7 (30.43%) Bash Shell
2 7 (30.43%) Perl
2 7 (30.43%) Shell Script
3 1 (4.35%) JavaScript
3 1 (4.35%) PHP
3 1 (4.35%) VB
Qualifications
1 6 (26.09%) CCNP
1 6 (26.09%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (8.70%) CCIE
2 2 (8.70%) Degree
2 2 (8.70%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (8.70%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (4.35%) APMP
3 1 (4.35%) CCDE
3 1 (4.35%) CCNA
3 1 (4.35%) CCSP
3 1 (4.35%) CISSP
3 1 (4.35%) PMI Certification
3 1 (4.35%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.35%) QA
System Software
1 9 (39.13%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (34.78%) VMware ESX
3 6 (26.09%) vCloud
4 1 (4.35%) Active Directory
4 1 (4.35%) Firmware
4 1 (4.35%) Hyper-V
4 1 (4.35%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (4.35%) NFS
4 1 (4.35%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (4.35%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (13.04%) NetBackup
2 2 (8.70%) Cacti
2 2 (8.70%) Graphite
2 2 (8.70%) Nagios
2 2 (8.70%) Opsview
2 2 (8.70%) SolarWinds Orion
3 1 (4.35%) FortiGate
3 1 (4.35%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 9 (39.13%) Red Hat
1 9 (39.13%) VMware
2 8 (34.78%) Cisco
3 6 (26.09%) Microsoft
4 4 (17.39%) HP
5 3 (13.04%) Veritas
6 2 (8.70%) F5
6 2 (8.70%) Fortinet
6 2 (8.70%) Palo Alto
6 2 (8.70%) SolarWinds
7 1 (4.35%) Avaya
7 1 (4.35%) Citrix
7 1 (4.35%) EMC
7 1 (4.35%) Genesys
7 1 (4.35%) IBM
7 1 (4.35%) Riverbed
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Amoria Bond
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