Period
to 20 January 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 20 January 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
20 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 129 101 132
Rank change year-on-year -28 +31 +7
Contract jobs citing Capacity Planning 9 32 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 0.39% 1.46% 0.33%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.44% 1.70% 0.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 9 5
Leeds median daily rate £650 £375 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +73.33% -28.57% +32.08%
10th Percentile £405 £290 £344
90th Percentile £825 £700 £563
West Yorkshire median daily rate £550 £350 £450
% change year-on-year +57.14% -22.22% +20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 12 0
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 2,048 1,886 2,111
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 88.20% 85.77% 88.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,412 1,320 1,382
Leeds median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% - -
10th Percentile £313 £266 £270
90th Percentile £575 £550 £550
West Yorkshire median daily rate £415 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +3.75% - +3.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 45 38 39
Leeds median hourly rate £20.24 £23.13 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -12.50% +71.30% -11.48%
10th Percentile £10.95 £14.40 £10.65
90th Percentile £28.60 £40.00 £30.90
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £17.00 £16.00 £14.50
% change year-on-year +6.25% +10.34% -5.57%

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 Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Capacity Planning in Leeds over the 6 months to 20 January 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram 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 20 January 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 5 (55.56%) SQL
1 5 (55.56%) SQL Server
1 5 (55.56%) Migration
2 4 (44.44%) T-SQL
2 4 (44.44%) MySQL
2 4 (44.44%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (44.44%) RDBMS
2 4 (44.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 4 (44.44%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 4 (44.44%) Data Migration
2 4 (44.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 4 (44.44%) Data Quality
2 4 (44.44%) SQL Server 2012
2 4 (44.44%) Relational Database
2 4 (44.44%) SQL Server 2014
3 3 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 3 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 3 (33.33%) VMware
4 2 (22.22%) Finance
4 2 (22.22%) DNS
4 2 (22.22%) Firewall
4 2 (22.22%) Telecoms
4 2 (22.22%) Dell
4 2 (22.22%) PaaS
4 2 (22.22%) Data Centre
4 2 (22.22%) Cloud Operations
4 2 (22.22%) High Availability

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 1 (11.11%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 3 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (22.22%) IaaS
2 2 (22.22%) PaaS
3 1 (11.11%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (22.22%) DNS
1 2 (22.22%) Firewall
2 1 (11.11%) 2G
2 1 (11.11%) 3G
2 1 (11.11%) 4G
2 1 (11.11%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (55.56%) SQL Server
2 4 (44.44%) MySQL
2 4 (44.44%) RDBMS
2 4 (44.44%) Relational Database
2 4 (44.44%) SQL Server 2012
2 4 (44.44%) SQL Server 2014
2 4 (44.44%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 4 (44.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 4 (44.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (11.11%) Informix
3 1 (11.11%) NoSQL
3 1 (11.11%) PostgreSQL
General
1 2 (22.22%) Finance
1 2 (22.22%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) DBA
1 4 (44.44%) SQL DBA
1 4 (44.44%) SQL Server DBA
2 3 (33.33%) MySQL DBA
3 2 (22.22%) Azure Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Cloud Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Technical Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Windows Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Windows
1 1 (11.11%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Migration
2 4 (44.44%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (44.44%) Data Migration
3 2 (22.22%) Cloud Operations
3 2 (22.22%) Continuous Delivery
3 2 (22.22%) DevOps
3 2 (22.22%) High Availability
4 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (11.11%) Analytics
4 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 1 (11.11%) Resource Management
4 1 (11.11%) Risk Management
4 1 (11.11%) Service Delivery
4 1 (11.11%) Software Delivery
4 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (55.56%) SQL
2 4 (44.44%) T-SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (44.44%) Data Quality
2 1 (11.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (11.11%) PMO
2 1 (11.11%) QA
2 1 (11.11%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (33.33%) Active Directory
1 3 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 3 (33.33%) VMware
2 2 (22.22%) Dell
3 1 (11.11%) Cisco
3 1 (11.11%) Huawei
3 1 (11.11%) Nokia
3 1 (11.11%) Oracle