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 31 May 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
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Capacity Planning
Rank 88 91 81
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -10
Contract jobs citing Capacity Planning 17 7 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 1.12% 0.51% 0.48%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.29% 0.59% 0.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 6 2
Median daily rate £400 £355 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.67% -18.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £299 £139 £428
10% offered a daily rate of more than £458 £379 £448
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.75 £23.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
+64.13% +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
1317 1183 1027
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 86.70% 85.66% 82.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 940 853 729
Median daily rate £425 £363 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.24% +9.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £265 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £507 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £387 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.35% +3.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 18 18
Median hourly rate £11.75 £17.50 £16.10
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-32.85% +8.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £10.80 £11.13
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.75 £175.00 £110.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £30.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+6.55% +1.66%

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 31 May 2016.

Capacity Planning Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

Capacity Planning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 31 May 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 (65.38%) Windows
2 13 (50.00%) High Availability
3 12 (46.15%) Windows Server
3 12 (46.15%) Linux
4 10 (38.46%) Disaster Recovery
5 9 (34.62%) Firewall
5 9 (34.62%) Load Balancing
6 7 (26.92%) VMware Infrastructure
6 7 (26.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 7 (26.92%) Data Centre
6 7 (26.92%) Relational Database
6 7 (26.92%) Cisco Nexus
6 7 (26.92%) VMware
6 7 (26.92%) VMware ESX
6 7 (26.92%) SQL
6 7 (26.92%) RDBMS
6 7 (26.92%) Cisco
6 7 (26.92%) Red Hat
7 6 (23.08%) Cisco Certification
7 6 (23.08%) CCNP
7 6 (23.08%) Perl
7 6 (23.08%) SQL Server
7 6 (23.08%) Shell Script
7 6 (23.08%) FWSM
7 6 (23.08%) Bash Shell
8 5 (19.23%) Enterprise Storage
8 5 (19.23%) Dynamics CRM
8 5 (19.23%) Games
8 5 (19.23%) Cryptography
8 5 (19.23%) 4G

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 (3.85%) Apache
1 1 (3.85%) Tomcat
Applications
1 4 (15.38%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (19.23%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (7.69%) Oracle Applications
2 2 (7.69%) Oracle Financials
2 2 (7.69%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 9 (34.62%) Firewall
2 7 (26.92%) Cisco Nexus
3 6 (23.08%) FWSM
4 5 (19.23%) 2G
4 5 (19.23%) 3G
4 5 (19.23%) 4G
4 5 (19.23%) SAN
5 4 (15.38%) BGP
5 4 (15.38%) EIGRP
5 4 (15.38%) Internet
5 4 (15.38%) MPLS
5 4 (15.38%) OSPF
6 3 (11.54%) HSRP
6 3 (11.54%) VPN
6 3 (11.54%) VRRP
7 2 (7.69%) LDAP
8 1 (3.85%) DNS
8 1 (3.85%) VXLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (26.92%) RDBMS
1 7 (26.92%) Relational Database
2 6 (23.08%) SQL Server
3 5 (19.23%) Informix
3 5 (19.23%) MySQL
4 2 (7.69%) Oracle Database
4 2 (7.69%) Oracle ODI
5 1 (3.85%) MongoDB
5 1 (3.85%) NoSQL
5 1 (3.85%) Redis
Development Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Git (software)
1 1 (3.85%) Hudson
1 1 (3.85%) Jenkins
1 1 (3.85%) JIRA
1 1 (3.85%) Sonatype Nexus
1 1 (3.85%) Subversion
General
1 5 (19.23%) Games
2 2 (7.69%) Finance
2 2 (7.69%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (23.08%) Network Engineer
2 5 (19.23%) Optimisation Engineer
2 5 (19.23%) Radio Engineer
3 4 (15.38%) Operations Engineer
3 4 (15.38%) Senior Network Engineer
3 4 (15.38%) Web Engineer
4 3 (11.54%) Linux Engineer
4 3 (11.54%) WebOps Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) Cloud Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) DBA
5 2 (7.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) Oracle DBA
5 2 (7.69%) VMware Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) Architect
6 1 (3.85%) Infrastructure Architect
6 1 (3.85%) IT Manager
6 1 (3.85%) IT Project Manager
6 1 (3.85%) Project Manager
6 1 (3.85%) Server Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.85%) ActiveMQ
1 1 (3.85%) LAMP
1 1 (3.85%) Middleware
1 1 (3.85%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 7 (26.92%) Data Centre
2 5 (19.23%) Algorithms
2 5 (19.23%) Cryptography
2 5 (19.23%) Enterprise Storage
3 4 (15.38%) Clustering
4 2 (7.69%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 1 (3.85%) CLARiiON
5 1 (3.85%) Hybrid Cloud
5 1 (3.85%) IBM XIV
5 1 (3.85%) Management Information System
5 1 (3.85%) Symmetrix
Operating Systems
1 17 (65.38%) Windows
2 12 (46.15%) Linux
2 12 (46.15%) Windows Server
3 7 (26.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (50.00%) High Availability
2 10 (38.46%) Disaster Recovery
3 9 (34.62%) Load Balancing
4 5 (19.23%) CRM
4 5 (19.23%) Performance Monitoring
5 4 (15.38%) Project Management
5 4 (15.38%) Web Operations
6 2 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (7.69%) DDoS Mitigation
6 2 (7.69%) Information Security
6 2 (7.69%) SIEM
7 1 (3.85%) Analytics
7 1 (3.85%) Build Automation
7 1 (3.85%) Coaching
7 1 (3.85%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (3.85%) Functional Testing
7 1 (3.85%) Line Management
7 1 (3.85%) Mentoring
7 1 (3.85%) TOGAF
7 1 (3.85%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 7 (26.92%) SQL
2 6 (23.08%) Bash Shell
2 6 (23.08%) Perl
2 6 (23.08%) Shell Script
3 1 (3.85%) JavaScript
3 1 (3.85%) PHP
Qualifications
1 6 (23.08%) CCNP
1 6 (23.08%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (7.69%) CCIE
2 2 (7.69%) Degree
2 2 (7.69%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (7.69%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (3.85%) APMP
3 1 (3.85%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (3.85%) CCDE
3 1 (3.85%) CCNA
3 1 (3.85%) CCSP
3 1 (3.85%) CISSP
3 1 (3.85%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.85%) QA
System Software
1 7 (26.92%) VMware ESX
1 7 (26.92%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (15.38%) vCloud
3 1 (3.85%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (7.69%) NetBackup
2 1 (3.85%) Cacti
2 1 (3.85%) Graphite
2 1 (3.85%) Nagios
2 1 (3.85%) Opsview
2 1 (3.85%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 7 (26.92%) Cisco
1 7 (26.92%) Red Hat
1 7 (26.92%) VMware
2 5 (19.23%) Microsoft
3 2 (7.69%) HP
3 2 (7.69%) Oracle
3 2 (7.69%) Veritas
4 1 (3.85%) EMC
4 1 (3.85%) F5
4 1 (3.85%) Fortinet
4 1 (3.85%) Genesys
4 1 (3.85%) IBM
4 1 (3.85%) Palo Alto
4 1 (3.85%) Riverbed
4 1 (3.85%) SolarWinds