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 21 November 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
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Capacity Planning
Rank 83 68 74
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +6
Contract jobs citing Capacity Planning 3 8 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.27% 0.83% 0.20%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.35% 1.06% 0.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 2
Average daily rate
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£425 £360 £215
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.05% +67.44%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £370 £363
% change year-on-year
+8.10% +2.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £13.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+196.29% -25.00%
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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
866 755 747
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 78.02% 78.73% 74.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 581 452 398
Average daily rate £375 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £535 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £363 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.20% -2.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 13 10
Average hourly rate £16.00 £17.50 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.57% +12.90%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £11.00 £4.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.40 £45.00 £74.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £30.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +3.44%

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 21 November 2014.

Capacity Planning Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

Capacity Planning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 3 (42.86%) ITIL
1 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (42.86%) Finance
2 2 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (28.57%) Project Management
2 2 (28.57%) Service Delivery
2 2 (28.57%) Scrum
2 2 (28.57%) VMware
2 2 (28.57%) UNIX
2 2 (28.57%) Windows
2 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 2 (28.57%) Supplier Management
2 2 (28.57%) Waterfall
3 1 (14.29%) UAG
3 1 (14.29%) Lync
3 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (14.29%) High Availability
3 1 (14.29%) Change Control
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (14.29%) Analytics
3 1 (14.29%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (14.29%) Database Security
3 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Management
3 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database
3 1 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (14.29%) Relational Database
3 1 (14.29%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 1 (14.29%) PKI
3 1 (14.29%) Incident Management
3 1 (14.29%) WFM

Capacity Planning
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 1 (14.29%) Apache
1 1 (14.29%) Tomcat
1 1 (14.29%) SharePoint
1 1 (14.29%) MS Exchange
1 1 (14.29%) CMS
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle Application Server
1 1 (14.29%) Lync
1 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (14.29%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) DNS
1 1 (14.29%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle9i Database
1 1 (14.29%) RDBMS
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database 10g
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database
1 1 (14.29%) Relational Database
General
1 3 (42.86%) Finance
2 1 (14.29%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) Project Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Systems Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) DBA
2 1 (14.29%) Solutions Designer
2 1 (14.29%) Administrator
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle DBA
2 1 (14.29%) Team Leader
2 1 (14.29%) Technical Team Leader
2 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Team Leader
2 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Designer
2 1 (14.29%) Capacity Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Desktop Team Leader
2 1 (14.29%) Designer
2 1 (14.29%) Windows Systems Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Telephony Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Forecast Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) Middleware
1 1 (14.29%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Clustering
1 1 (14.29%) PKI
1 1 (14.29%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) UNIX
1 2 (28.57%) Windows
2 1 (14.29%) Solaris
2 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) ITIL
1 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (28.57%) Scrum
2 2 (28.57%) Waterfall
2 2 (28.57%) Project Management
2 2 (28.57%) Service Delivery
2 2 (28.57%) Supplier Management
3 1 (14.29%) Incident Management
3 1 (14.29%) WFM
3 1 (14.29%) Load Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Performance Management
3 1 (14.29%) Change Management
3 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2
3 1 (14.29%) Configuration Management
3 1 (14.29%) High Availability
3 1 (14.29%) Change Control
3 1 (14.29%) Analytics
3 1 (14.29%) Database Security
3 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Management
3 1 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) SQL
1 1 (14.29%) VBScript
1 1 (14.29%) Erlang
1 1 (14.29%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) OCP
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle Certification
1 1 (14.29%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) SLA
1 1 (14.29%) QA
System Software
1 2 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (14.29%) Hyper-V
2 1 (14.29%) UAG
2 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) SCCM
1 1 (14.29%) SCOM
1 1 (14.29%) Data Guard
1 1 (14.29%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
1 2 (28.57%) VMware
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle
2 1 (14.29%) HP
2 1 (14.29%) Avaya
2 1 (14.29%) Remedy