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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Capacity Planning over the 3 months to 25 June 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
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Capacity Planning
Rank 89 112 91
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -21
Contract jobs citing Capacity Planning 31 7 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 1.53% 0.33% 0.57%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.77% 0.39% 0.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 6 6
Median daily rate £425 £355 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.71% +1.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £139 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £455 £379 £438
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -0.07%
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
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
1753 1794 1416
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 86.74% 84.82% 81.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 1212 1285 978
Median daily rate £425 £360 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.05% +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £317 £275 £228
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 32 22
Median hourly rate £14.50 £35.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-58.57% +118.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.20 £11.75 £11.13
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £110.00 £58.00 £110.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £29.50
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +1.69%

Capacity Planning
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 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 25 June 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Capacity Planning within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 25 June 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leeds +2 15 £400 +12.67% 3
Halifax - 11 £430 -
Capacity Planning
Yorkshire

Capacity Planning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for Capacity Planning.

1 36 (75.00%) Windows
2 21 (43.75%) Perl
2 21 (43.75%) Shell Script
3 20 (41.67%) Finance
4 18 (37.50%) SDLC
5 16 (33.33%) Translating Business Requirements
5 16 (33.33%) Data Centre
5 16 (33.33%) Service Management
5 16 (33.33%) Configuration Management
5 16 (33.33%) Unix
5 16 (33.33%) AIX
6 14 (29.17%) Windows Server
7 13 (27.08%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 13 (27.08%) Linux
7 13 (27.08%) Load Balancing
7 13 (27.08%) High Availability
8 11 (22.92%) Disaster Recovery
9 10 (20.83%) Firewall
9 10 (20.83%) Law
10 8 (16.67%) RDBMS
10 8 (16.67%) Microsoft
10 8 (16.67%) Relational Database
11 7 (14.58%) SQL
12 6 (12.50%) Cryptography
12 6 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
12 6 (12.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 6 (12.50%) VMware
12 6 (12.50%) VMware ESX
12 6 (12.50%) Banking
12 6 (12.50%) Red Hat

Capacity Planning
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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 3 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2013
1 3 (6.25%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.08%) Apache
2 1 (2.08%) Tomcat
Applications
1 4 (8.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (10.42%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (8.33%) Oracle Applications
2 4 (8.33%) Oracle Financials
2 4 (8.33%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.25%) Office 365
2 1 (2.08%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 10 (20.83%) Firewall
2 6 (12.50%) Cisco Nexus
3 5 (10.42%) 2G
3 5 (10.42%) 3G
3 5 (10.42%) 4G
3 5 (10.42%) FWSM
4 4 (8.33%) BGP
4 4 (8.33%) EIGRP
4 4 (8.33%) Internet
4 4 (8.33%) LDAP
4 4 (8.33%) MPLS
4 4 (8.33%) OSPF
4 4 (8.33%) SAN
5 3 (6.25%) HSRP
5 3 (6.25%) VPN
5 3 (6.25%) VRRP
6 1 (2.08%) DNS
6 1 (2.08%) VXLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (16.67%) RDBMS
1 8 (16.67%) Relational Database
2 6 (12.50%) SQL Server
3 4 (8.33%) Informix
3 4 (8.33%) MySQL
3 4 (8.33%) Oracle Database
3 4 (8.33%) Oracle ODI
4 1 (2.08%) MongoDB
4 1 (2.08%) NoSQL
4 1 (2.08%) Redis
Development Applications
1 3 (6.25%) ClearQuest
2 1 (2.08%) ClearCase
2 1 (2.08%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.08%) Hudson
2 1 (2.08%) Jenkins
2 1 (2.08%) JIRA
2 1 (2.08%) Sonatype Nexus
2 1 (2.08%) Subversion
General
1 20 (41.67%) Finance
2 10 (20.83%) Law
3 6 (12.50%) Banking
4 4 (8.33%) Games
4 4 (8.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 16 (33.33%) Software Manager
2 15 (31.25%) Configuration Manager
2 15 (31.25%) Software Configuration Manager
3 7 (14.58%) Senior Configuration Manager
3 7 (14.58%) Senior Manager
4 6 (12.50%) Configuration and Release Manager
4 6 (12.50%) Deployment Manager
4 6 (12.50%) Release and Configuration Manager
4 6 (12.50%) Release Manager
4 6 (12.50%) Software Deployment Manager
5 5 (10.42%) Development Manager
5 5 (10.42%) Network Engineer
5 5 (10.42%) Optimisation Engineer
5 5 (10.42%) Radio Engineer
5 5 (10.42%) Software Development Manager
6 4 (8.33%) DBA
6 4 (8.33%) Operations Engineer
6 4 (8.33%) Oracle DBA
6 4 (8.33%) Web Engineer
7 3 (6.25%) Messaging Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.08%) ActiveMQ
1 1 (2.08%) LAMP
1 1 (2.08%) Middleware
1 1 (2.08%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 16 (33.33%) Data Centre
2 6 (12.50%) Algorithms
2 6 (12.50%) Cryptography
3 4 (8.33%) Clustering
3 4 (8.33%) Enterprise Storage
4 2 (4.17%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 1 (2.08%) CLARiiON
5 1 (2.08%) Hybrid Cloud
5 1 (2.08%) IBM XIV
5 1 (2.08%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.08%) Symmetrix
5 1 (2.08%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 36 (75.00%) Windows
2 16 (33.33%) AIX
2 16 (33.33%) Unix
3 14 (29.17%) Windows Server
4 13 (27.08%) Linux
5 6 (12.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (6.25%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (6.25%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (37.50%) SDLC
2 16 (33.33%) Configuration Management
2 16 (33.33%) Service Management
2 16 (33.33%) Translating Business Requirements
3 13 (27.08%) High Availability
3 13 (27.08%) Load Balancing
4 11 (22.92%) Disaster Recovery
5 5 (10.42%) CRM
5 5 (10.42%) Performance Monitoring
5 5 (10.42%) Web Operations
6 3 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (6.25%) Project Management
7 2 (4.17%) DDoS Mitigation
7 2 (4.17%) Information Security
7 2 (4.17%) PRINCE2
7 2 (4.17%) SIEM
7 2 (4.17%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (4.17%) Waterfall
8 1 (2.08%) Build Automation
8 1 (2.08%) Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 21 (43.75%) Perl
1 21 (43.75%) Shell Script
2 7 (14.58%) SQL
3 5 (10.42%) Bash Shell
4 1 (2.08%) JavaScript
4 1 (2.08%) PHP
Qualifications
1 6 (12.50%) CCNP
1 6 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (4.17%) APMP
2 2 (4.17%) BPSS Clearance
2 2 (4.17%) CCIE
2 2 (4.17%) Degree
2 2 (4.17%) Security Cleared
2 2 (4.17%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (4.17%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (2.08%) CCDE
3 1 (2.08%) CCNA
3 1 (2.08%) CCSP
3 1 (2.08%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (27.08%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (2.08%) QA
System Software
1 6 (12.50%) VMware ESX
1 6 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (6.25%) Active Directory
2 3 (6.25%) vCloud
3 1 (2.08%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (4.17%) NetBackup
2 1 (2.08%) Cacti
2 1 (2.08%) Graphite
2 1 (2.08%) Microsoft Clustering
2 1 (2.08%) Nagios
2 1 (2.08%) Opsview
2 1 (2.08%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 8 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 6 (12.50%) Cisco
2 6 (12.50%) Red Hat
2 6 (12.50%) VMware
3 4 (8.33%) Oracle
4 2 (4.17%) HP
4 2 (4.17%) Veritas
5 1 (2.08%) EMC
5 1 (2.08%) F5
5 1 (2.08%) Fortinet
5 1 (2.08%) Genesys
5 1 (2.08%) IBM
5 1 (2.08%) Palo Alto
5 1 (2.08%) Riverbed
5 1 (2.08%) SolarWinds