The first table below looks at the demand for Capacity Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Capacity Management over the 3 months to 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the West Yorkshire region.

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 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Capacity Management
Rank 104 82 -
Rank change year-on-year
-22 -
Contract jobs citing Capacity Management 4 10 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.22% 0.74% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.29% 1.01% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 9 0
Average daily rate £550 £250 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+120.00% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £275 £401
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -31.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.07 £35.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-6.84% +102.85%
Processes & Methodologies Category
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1389 994 1312
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 75.82% 73.58% 73.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 932 520 711
Average daily rate £350 £330 £342
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.98% -3.43%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £237 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £459 £425 £459
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £361 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.02% -2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 30 33
Average hourly rate £19.00 £16.21 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.19% -7.35%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £12.25 £11.24
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £110.00 £34.50 £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.00
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +18.51%
Capacity Management
Yorkshire

Capacity Management
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Capacity Management across the West Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Capacity Management Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

Capacity Management
Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Capacity Management across the West Yorkshire region.

Capacity Management Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

Capacity Management
Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Capacity Management across the West Yorkshire region.

Capacity Management Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

Capacity Management
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Capacity Management within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
Bradford 0 1 £550 +191.39% 1
Leeds -24 1 - -
Wakefield - - - -
Capacity Management
Yorkshire

Capacity Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire region citing Capacity Management 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 Management.

1 4 (80.00%) SQL
2 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (60.00%) HP
2 3 (60.00%) EMC
2 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (60.00%) VMware
2 3 (60.00%) Windows
2 3 (60.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (60.00%) Asset Management
2 3 (60.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 3 (60.00%) vSphere
2 3 (60.00%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (40.00%) Retail
4 1 (20.00%) Cisco
4 1 (20.00%) ISEB Practitioner
4 1 (20.00%) Supplier Management
4 1 (20.00%) Software Testing
4 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (20.00%) Incident Management
4 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
4 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (20.00%) APMP
4 1 (20.00%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (20.00%) Change Control
4 1 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (20.00%) Performance Analysis
4 1 (20.00%) Configuration Management
4 1 (20.00%) Project Management
4 1 (20.00%) Service Management
4 1 (20.00%) ITSM

Capacity Management
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire region citing Capacity Management 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 Management. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (60.00%) MS Exchange
1 3 (60.00%) Exchange Server 2003
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (40.00%) Retail
2 1 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Infrastructure Specialist
2 1 (20.00%) Environment Manager
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server DBA
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Specialist
2 1 (20.00%) SQL DBA
2 1 (20.00%) DBA
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 3 (60.00%) Windows
1 3 (60.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Asset Management
2 1 (20.00%) Supplier Management
2 1 (20.00%) Software Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Incident Management
2 1 (20.00%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (20.00%) Change Control
2 1 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (20.00%) Performance Analysis
2 1 (20.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (20.00%) Project Management
2 1 (20.00%) Service Management
2 1 (20.00%) ITSM
2 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) SQL
2 1 (20.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) ISEB Practitioner
1 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
1 1 (20.00%) APMP
1 1 (20.00%) ISEB
System Software
1 3 (60.00%) vSphere
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (60.00%) HP
1 3 (60.00%) EMC
1 3 (60.00%) VMware
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco