Period
to 6 December 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Leeds with a requirement for Capacity Planning skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Capacity Planning over the 6 months to 6 December 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Capacity Planning
6 months to
6 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 106 131 98
Rank change year-on-year +25 -33 +44
Contract jobs citing Capacity Planning 5 9 38
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 0.29% 0.38% 1.68%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.33% 0.43% 1.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 4 17
Leeds median daily rate £500 £563 £488
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.11% +15.38% -7.14%
10th Percentile £448 £349 £333
90th Percentile £570 £650 £700
West Yorkshire median daily rate £475 £513 £475
% change year-on-year -7.32% +7.89% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 10
Leeds median hourly rate - - £40.00
West Yorkshire median hourly rate - - £40.00

Capacity Planning is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Leeds with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Leeds
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1,533 2,092 1,978
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 89.28% 88.64% 87.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,037 1,450 1,400
Leeds median daily rate £450 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
10th Percentile £312 £313 £263
90th Percentile £575 £575 £550
West Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £413 £400
% change year-on-year +3.03% +3.13% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 54 52 33
Leeds median hourly rate £23.18 £18.65 £20.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +24.26% -9.02% +54.72%
10th Percentile £11.17 £11.30 £11.78
90th Percentile £47.25 £29.65 £40.00
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £18.88 £17.41 £16.00
% change year-on-year +8.41% +8.81% +10.34%

Capacity Planning
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

Job postings citing Capacity Planning as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Leeds.

Job vacancy trend for Capacity Planning in Leeds

Capacity Planning
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Capacity Planning in Leeds.

Contractor daily rate trend for Capacity Planning in Leeds

Capacity Planning
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Capacity Planning in Leeds

For the 6 months to 6 December 2019, IT contractor jobs citing Capacity Planning also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Leeds region with a requirement for Capacity Planning.

1 4 (80.00%) Java
2 3 (60.00%) Linux
2 3 (60.00%) Migration
3 2 (40.00%) VMware
3 2 (40.00%) Clustering
3 2 (40.00%) Apache
3 2 (40.00%) SQL
3 2 (40.00%) Kerberos
3 2 (40.00%) Change Management
3 2 (40.00%) Hadoop
3 2 (40.00%) Node.js
3 2 (40.00%) Big Data
3 2 (40.00%) Hortonworks
3 2 (40.00%) Cloudera
3 2 (40.00%) Apache Flume
3 2 (40.00%) Apache Pig
3 2 (40.00%) Sqoop
3 2 (40.00%) Ambari
3 2 (40.00%) AWS
3 2 (40.00%) Apache Hive
3 2 (40.00%) DevOps
3 2 (40.00%) SaltStack
3 2 (40.00%) Hadoop YARN
3 2 (40.00%) Kotlin
3 2 (40.00%) Go
3 2 (40.00%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (40.00%) Cloudera CDH
3 2 (40.00%) Prometheus
3 2 (40.00%) Site Reliability Engineering
3 2 (40.00%) Project Delivery

Capacity Planning
Co-occurring 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 2 (40.00%) Apache
1 2 (40.00%) Apache Pig
2 1 (20.00%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 2 (40.00%) AWS
2 1 (20.00%) Apigee
2 1 (20.00%) GCP
2 1 (20.00%) Google App Engine
2 1 (20.00%) Google Compute Engine
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) Kerberos
2 1 (20.00%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) Apache Hive
1 2 (40.00%) Big Data
1 2 (40.00%) Cloudera CDH
1 2 (40.00%) Hadoop
1 2 (40.00%) Sqoop
2 1 (20.00%) NoSQL
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Navigator
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) JIRA
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Administrator
1 2 (40.00%) Hadoop Administrator
1 2 (40.00%) Site Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Site Reliability Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Cloud Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Kubernetes Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Migration Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) Node.js
2 1 (20.00%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Clustering
2 1 (20.00%) Cloud Native
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Linux
2 1 (20.00%) CentOS
2 1 (20.00%) Ubuntu
2 1 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Migration
2 2 (40.00%) Change Management
2 2 (40.00%) DevOps
2 2 (40.00%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (40.00%) Project Delivery
2 2 (40.00%) Site Reliability Engineering
3 1 (20.00%) Application Performance Monitoring
3 1 (20.00%) Benchmarking
3 1 (20.00%) Data Architecture
3 1 (20.00%) Data Modelling
3 1 (20.00%) Data Security
3 1 (20.00%) Database Optimisation
3 1 (20.00%) Domain-Driven Design
3 1 (20.00%) Load Balancing
3 1 (20.00%) Microservices
3 1 (20.00%) Open Source
3 1 (20.00%) Performance Monitoring
3 1 (20.00%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) Java
2 2 (40.00%) Go
2 2 (40.00%) Kotlin
2 2 (40.00%) SQL
3 1 (20.00%) PL/SQL
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) Apache Flume
2 1 (20.00%) Docker
2 1 (20.00%) HDFS
2 1 (20.00%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) Ambari
1 2 (40.00%) Hadoop YARN
1 2 (40.00%) Prometheus
2 1 (20.00%) Kubernetes
2 1 (20.00%) Oozie
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Cloudera
1 2 (40.00%) Hortonworks
1 2 (40.00%) SaltStack
1 2 (40.00%) VMware
2 1 (20.00%) Google
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft