The table below looks at the statistics for Capacity Planning 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 Planning over the 3 months to 28 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
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Capacity Planning
Rank 96 106 99
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -7
Contract jobs citing Capacity Planning 22 9 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 1.07% 0.45% 0.40%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.29% 0.52% 0.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 6 4
Average daily rate £383 £361 £490
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -26.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £300 £372
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £410 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £383 £350 £351
% change year-on-year
+9.28% -0.14%
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
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 West Yorkshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1711 1716 1397
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 83.50% 85.59% 79.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 1209 1097 958
Average daily rate £425 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £260 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £475 £455
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 37 19
Average hourly rate £12.50 £18.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-30.55% -5.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £10.05 £15.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.20 £35.50 £110.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £30.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+22.95% -3.17%

Capacity Planning
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Capacity Planning Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

Capacity Planning
Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Capacity Planning Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

Capacity Planning
Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Capacity Planning across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 28 April 2016.

Capacity Planning Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

Capacity Planning
Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Capacity Planning Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

Capacity Planning
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 Planning within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 28 April 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leeds 0 15 £375 +3.44% 5
Halifax - 3 £383 - 1
Capacity Planning
Yorkshire

Capacity Planning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 19 (59.38%) Windows
2 16 (50.00%) Windows Server
3 11 (34.38%) Data Centre
3 11 (34.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 10 (31.25%) Linux
4 10 (31.25%) Red Hat
5 9 (28.13%) Microsoft
5 9 (28.13%) Shell Script
5 9 (28.13%) Perl
5 9 (28.13%) VMware
5 9 (28.13%) VMware Infrastructure
5 9 (28.13%) High Availability
6 8 (25.00%) Cisco Nexus
6 8 (25.00%) Load Balancing
6 8 (25.00%) VMware ESX
6 8 (25.00%) SQL
6 8 (25.00%) Cisco
6 8 (25.00%) SAN
7 7 (21.88%) FWSM
7 7 (21.88%) Bash Shell
8 6 (18.75%) Enterprise Storage
8 6 (18.75%) vCloud
8 6 (18.75%) Relational Database
8 6 (18.75%) Games
8 6 (18.75%) Cisco Certification
8 6 (18.75%) CCNP
8 6 (18.75%) RDBMS
8 6 (18.75%) MySQL
8 6 (18.75%) SQL Server
8 6 (18.75%) Informix

Capacity Planning
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 3 (9.38%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (9.38%) Exchange Server 2013
1 3 (9.38%) MS Exchange
2 1 (3.13%) Apache
2 1 (3.13%) Tomcat
Applications
1 5 (15.63%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.13%) MS Project
2 1 (3.13%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (15.63%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (9.38%) Office 365
2 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (25.00%) Cisco Nexus
1 8 (25.00%) SAN
2 7 (21.88%) FWSM
3 5 (15.63%) 2G
3 5 (15.63%) 3G
3 5 (15.63%) 4G
3 5 (15.63%) BGP
3 5 (15.63%) EIGRP
3 5 (15.63%) Firewall
3 5 (15.63%) MPLS
3 5 (15.63%) OSPF
4 4 (12.50%) HSRP
4 4 (12.50%) Internet
4 4 (12.50%) VPN
4 4 (12.50%) VRRP
5 2 (6.25%) DNS
5 2 (6.25%) LAN
5 2 (6.25%) WAN
6 1 (3.13%) DHCP
6 1 (3.13%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (18.75%) Informix
1 6 (18.75%) MySQL
1 6 (18.75%) RDBMS
1 6 (18.75%) Relational Database
1 6 (18.75%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.25%) MongoDB
2 2 (6.25%) NoSQL
2 2 (6.25%) Redis
Development Applications
1 2 (6.25%) Git (software)
1 2 (6.25%) Hudson
1 2 (6.25%) Jenkins
1 2 (6.25%) JIRA
1 2 (6.25%) Sonatype Nexus
1 2 (6.25%) Subversion
General
1 6 (18.75%) Games
2 4 (12.50%) Finance
3 2 (6.25%) Banking
4 1 (3.13%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (21.88%) Network Engineer
2 5 (15.63%) Optimisation Engineer
2 5 (15.63%) Radio Engineer
2 5 (15.63%) Senior Network Engineer
3 3 (9.38%) Consultant
3 3 (9.38%) Exchange Consultant
3 3 (9.38%) IT Manager
3 3 (9.38%) IT Project Manager
3 3 (9.38%) Messaging Consultant
3 3 (9.38%) Office 365 Consultant
3 3 (9.38%) Project Manager
4 2 (6.25%) Administrator
4 2 (6.25%) AIX Administrator
4 2 (6.25%) Architect
4 2 (6.25%) Configuration Manager
4 2 (6.25%) Linux Engineer
4 2 (6.25%) Software Configuration Manager
4 2 (6.25%) Software Manager
4 2 (6.25%) Unix Administrator
4 2 (6.25%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.25%) ActiveMQ
1 2 (6.25%) RabbitMQ
2 1 (3.13%) LAMP
2 1 (3.13%) Middleware
2 1 (3.13%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 11 (34.38%) Data Centre
2 6 (18.75%) Enterprise Storage
3 5 (15.63%) Clustering
4 3 (9.38%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 2 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (3.13%) CLARiiON
6 1 (3.13%) Data Integration
6 1 (3.13%) Hybrid Cloud
6 1 (3.13%) IBM XIV
6 1 (3.13%) Management Information System
6 1 (3.13%) Replication
6 1 (3.13%) Symmetrix
Operating Systems
1 19 (59.38%) Windows
2 16 (50.00%) Windows Server
3 11 (34.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 10 (31.25%) Linux
5 4 (12.50%) AIX
5 4 (12.50%) Unix
5 4 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (9.38%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (3.13%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (28.13%) High Availability
2 8 (25.00%) Load Balancing
3 5 (15.63%) CRM
3 5 (15.63%) Disaster Recovery
3 5 (15.63%) Performance Monitoring
3 5 (15.63%) SDLC
4 4 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (12.50%) PRINCE2
4 4 (12.50%) Project Management
5 3 (9.38%) DDoS Mitigation
5 3 (9.38%) Service Management
5 3 (9.38%) SIEM
5 3 (9.38%) Waterfall
6 2 (6.25%) Build Automation
6 2 (6.25%) Configuration Management
6 2 (6.25%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (6.25%) Mentoring
6 2 (6.25%) Performance Management
6 2 (6.25%) Problem Management
6 2 (6.25%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 9 (28.13%) Perl
1 9 (28.13%) Shell Script
2 8 (25.00%) SQL
3 7 (21.88%) Bash Shell
4 1 (3.13%) JavaScript
4 1 (3.13%) PHP
4 1 (3.13%) VB
Qualifications
1 6 (18.75%) CCNP
1 6 (18.75%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (9.38%) APMP
3 2 (6.25%) CCIE
3 2 (6.25%) Degree
3 2 (6.25%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
3 2 (6.25%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (3.13%) CCDE
4 1 (3.13%) CCNA
4 1 (3.13%) CCSP
4 1 (3.13%) CISSP
4 1 (3.13%) IBM AIX Certification
4 1 (3.13%) PMI Certification
4 1 (3.13%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.13%) QA
System Software
1 9 (28.13%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (25.00%) VMware ESX
3 6 (18.75%) vCloud
4 4 (12.50%) Active Directory
5 1 (3.13%) Firmware
5 1 (3.13%) Hyper-V
5 1 (3.13%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (3.13%) NFS
5 1 (3.13%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (3.13%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (9.38%) NetBackup
2 2 (6.25%) Cacti
2 2 (6.25%) Graphite
2 2 (6.25%) Nagios
2 2 (6.25%) Opsview
2 2 (6.25%) SolarWinds Orion
3 1 (3.13%) FortiGate
3 1 (3.13%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 10 (31.25%) Red Hat
2 9 (28.13%) Microsoft
2 9 (28.13%) VMware
3 8 (25.00%) Cisco
4 4 (12.50%) HP
5 3 (9.38%) IBM
5 3 (9.38%) Veritas
6 2 (6.25%) F5
6 2 (6.25%) Fortinet
6 2 (6.25%) Palo Alto
6 2 (6.25%) SolarWinds
7 1 (3.13%) Avaya
7 1 (3.13%) Citrix
7 1 (3.13%) EMC
7 1 (3.13%) Genesys
7 1 (3.13%) Riverbed
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