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 29 May 2015 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
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Capacity Planning
Rank 110 94 90
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -4
Contract jobs citing Capacity Planning 7 9 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.36% 0.51% 0.54%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.42% 0.65% 0.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 5 5
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£355 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.42% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £139 £335 £286
10% offered a daily rate of more than £379 £440 £370
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.00 £22.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+4.54% +41.93%
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
1651 1394 946
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 84.02% 78.67% 73.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 1133 976 518
Average daily rate £370 £350 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.71% +9.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 19 28
Average hourly rate £23.75 £16.00 £24.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+48.43% -33.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.20 £11.13 £11.47
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £149.00 £110.00 £38.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

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 29 May 2015.

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 29 May 2015. 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
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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 -11 7 £355 -18.85% 2
Capacity Planning
Yorkshire

Capacity Planning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, 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 7 (58.33%) Project Management
2 3 (25.00%) Scrum
2 3 (25.00%) Perl
2 3 (25.00%) Windows
2 3 (25.00%) Linux
2 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (25.00%) Resource Management
3 2 (16.67%) Strategic Planning
3 2 (16.67%) Retail
3 2 (16.67%) Smart Meter
3 2 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (16.67%) FWSM
3 2 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (16.67%) Dependency Management
3 2 (16.67%) Software Delivery
3 2 (16.67%) Data Centre
3 2 (16.67%) Load Balancing
3 2 (16.67%) JavaScript
3 2 (16.67%) Apache
3 2 (16.67%) Python
3 2 (16.67%) PHP
3 2 (16.67%) SQL
3 2 (16.67%) SharePoint
3 2 (16.67%) Cisco
3 2 (16.67%) PMP
3 2 (16.67%) PMI Certification
3 2 (16.67%) PRINCE
3 2 (16.67%) Shell Script

Capacity Planning
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, 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 2 (16.67%) Apache
1 2 (16.67%) SharePoint
2 1 (8.33%) IIS
2 1 (8.33%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 2 (16.67%) FWSM
1 2 (16.67%) OSPF
1 2 (16.67%) BGP
1 2 (16.67%) EIGRP
1 2 (16.67%) Firewall
2 1 (8.33%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (8.33%) VRRP
2 1 (8.33%) MPLS
2 1 (8.33%) Intranet
2 1 (8.33%) Internet
2 1 (8.33%) SAN
2 1 (8.33%) VPN
2 1 (8.33%) DNS
2 1 (8.33%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (8.33%) HSRP
2 1 (8.33%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) SQLPlus
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2000
1 1 (8.33%) RDBMS
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle Database
1 1 (8.33%) Relational Database
1 1 (8.33%) Big Data
1 1 (8.33%) Hadoop
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle Database 11g
General
1 2 (16.67%) Retail
1 2 (16.67%) Finance
2 1 (8.33%) Publishing
2 1 (8.33%) Games
Job Titles
1 3 (25.00%) Project Manager
2 2 (16.67%) IT Project Manager
2 2 (16.67%) Project Planner
3 1 (8.33%) Coordinator
3 1 (8.33%) Architect
3 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Senior Project Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Oracle DBA
3 1 (8.33%) Project Coordinator
3 1 (8.33%) DBA
3 1 (8.33%) Development Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Senior Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Administrator
3 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Architect
3 1 (8.33%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Contracts Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Data Administrator
3 1 (8.33%) Web Development Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Web Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) CSS
1 1 (8.33%) XHTML
1 1 (8.33%) HTML
1 1 (8.33%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Smart Meter
1 2 (16.67%) Data Centre
1 2 (16.67%) Management Information System
2 1 (8.33%) NHS
2 1 (8.33%) CLARiiON
2 1 (8.33%) Symmetrix
2 1 (8.33%) Clustering
2 1 (8.33%) IBM XIV
2 1 (8.33%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 3 (25.00%) Windows
1 3 (25.00%) Linux
2 2 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (58.33%) Project Management
2 3 (25.00%) Scrum
2 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (25.00%) Resource Management
3 2 (16.67%) Strategic Planning
3 2 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (16.67%) Dependency Management
3 2 (16.67%) Software Delivery
3 2 (16.67%) Load Balancing
3 2 (16.67%) PRINCE
4 1 (8.33%) Service Management
4 1 (8.33%) Quality Management
4 1 (8.33%) Change Management
4 1 (8.33%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (8.33%) PRINCE2
4 1 (8.33%) OO
4 1 (8.33%) Line Management
4 1 (8.33%) Capacity Management
4 1 (8.33%) Database Security
Programming Languages
1 3 (25.00%) Perl
2 2 (16.67%) JavaScript
2 2 (16.67%) Python
2 2 (16.67%) PHP
2 2 (16.67%) SQL
2 2 (16.67%) Shell Script
3 1 (8.33%) T-SQL
3 1 (8.33%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) PMP
1 2 (16.67%) PMI Certification
System Software
1 2 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (16.67%) VMware ESX
2 1 (8.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) Nagios
1 1 (8.33%) Opsview
1 1 (8.33%) Graphite
1 1 (8.33%) Cacti
1 1 (8.33%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 2 (16.67%) Cisco
1 2 (16.67%) VMware
1 2 (16.67%) Red Hat
2 1 (8.33%) NetApp
2 1 (8.33%) IBM
2 1 (8.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (8.33%) HP
2 1 (8.33%) EMC
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle
2 1 (8.33%) Siebel
2 1 (8.33%) Hortonworks
2 1 (8.33%) SolarWinds