Period
to 21 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 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 21 January 2018 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
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
21 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 123 146 158
Rank change year-on-year +23 +12 -19
Contract jobs citing Capacity Planning 37 14 22
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 1.23% 0.44% 0.52%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.46% 0.52% 0.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 7 20
West Yorkshire median daily rate £350 £450 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -22.22% +20.00% -6.25%
10th Percentile £266 £331 £213
90th Percentile £700 £563 £513
Yorkshire median daily rate £350 £475 £375
% change year-on-year -26.32% +26.67% -5.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 0 0
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £40.00 - -
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 West Yorkshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
West Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 2,540 2,691 3,588
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 84.27% 84.57% 84.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,730 1,763 2,415
West Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +3.90% +5.48%
10th Percentile £263 £262 £263
90th Percentile £550 £540 £558
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year - +3.23% +10.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 70 70 106
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £16.00 £14.50 £15.36
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.34% -5.57% +5.90%
10th Percentile £9.81 £10.19 £9.99
90th Percentile £40.00 £29.55 £29.94
Yorkshire median hourly rate £17.50 £14.81 £15.00
% change year-on-year +18.18% -1.28% -

Capacity Planning
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Capacity Planning in West Yorkshire

Capacity Planning
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Capacity Planning in West Yorkshire

Capacity Planning
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Capacity Planning in West Yorkshire over the 6 months to 21 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Capacity Planning in West Yorkshire

Capacity Planning
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Capacity Planning 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 6 months to 21 January 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leeds +29 32 £375 -28.57% 11
Huddersfield - 3 £350 - 1
Bradford - 1 £288 -
Capacity Planning
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 21 January 2018, 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 18 (48.65%) ITIL
2 17 (45.95%) Python
2 17 (45.95%) Configuration Management
2 17 (45.95%) Splunk
3 14 (37.84%) CA
3 14 (37.84%) Perl
4 13 (35.14%) Shell Script
4 13 (35.14%) Analytical Skills
5 12 (32.43%) Windows
6 11 (29.73%) Microsoft
6 11 (29.73%) Degree
6 11 (29.73%) Git (software)
7 10 (27.03%) PowerShell
7 10 (27.03%) SCOM
7 10 (27.03%) SharePoint 2013
7 10 (27.03%) Infrastructure Management
7 10 (27.03%) SharePoint Server
7 10 (27.03%) Microsoft Certification
7 10 (27.03%) SQL
7 10 (27.03%) IIS
7 10 (27.03%) SharePoint
7 10 (27.03%) MCSE
8 9 (24.32%) DNS
8 9 (24.32%) Windows Server 2008
8 9 (24.32%) Windows Server
9 8 (21.62%) Virtual Servers
9 8 (21.62%) Team Foundation Server
9 8 (21.62%) NetScaler
9 8 (21.62%) vSphere
9 8 (21.62%) NetApp

Capacity Planning
Co-occurring 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 10 (27.03%) IIS
1 10 (27.03%) SharePoint
1 10 (27.03%) SharePoint 2013
1 10 (27.03%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (2.70%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Project
1 1 (2.70%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 3 (8.11%) GitHub
2 2 (5.41%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (2.70%) IaaS
3 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.70%) PaaS
3 1 (2.70%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (24.32%) DNS
2 8 (21.62%) NetScaler
3 3 (8.11%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (8.11%) Big Data
1 3 (8.11%) Oracle Database
2 1 (2.70%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (2.70%) RDBMS
2 1 (2.70%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 11 (29.73%) Git (software)
2 8 (21.62%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (8.11%) Finance
2 1 (2.70%) Games
2 1 (2.70%) Online Betting
Job Titles
1 13 (35.14%) Administrator
2 10 (27.03%) SharePoint Administrator
3 5 (13.51%) Implementation Specialist
4 4 (10.81%) Splunk Engineer
5 3 (8.11%) AIX Administrator
5 3 (8.11%) AIX Systems Administrator
5 3 (8.11%) Implementation Engineer
5 3 (8.11%) Linux Administrator
5 3 (8.11%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 3 (8.11%) Monitoring Engineer
5 3 (8.11%) Network Engineer
5 3 (8.11%) NOC Engineer
5 3 (8.11%) Systems Administrator
5 3 (8.11%) Unix Administrator
5 3 (8.11%) Unix Linux Systems Administrator
5 3 (8.11%) Unix Systems Administrator
6 2 (5.41%) Analyst
6 2 (5.41%) Architect
6 2 (5.41%) Consultant
6 2 (5.41%) Network Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (8.11%) Regular Expression
2 2 (5.41%) Hystrix
2 2 (5.41%) JMS
2 2 (5.41%) OAuth
2 2 (5.41%) OAuth2
2 2 (5.41%) RESTful
2 2 (5.41%) Spring
3 1 (2.70%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 13 (35.14%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (8.11%) Linux Command Line
3 1 (2.70%) Data Centre
3 1 (2.70%) Hybrid Cloud
3 1 (2.70%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 12 (32.43%) Windows
2 9 (24.32%) Windows Server
2 9 (24.32%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (16.22%) Linux
3 6 (16.22%) Unix
4 3 (8.11%) AIX
4 3 (8.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (48.65%) ITIL
2 17 (45.95%) Configuration Management
3 10 (27.03%) Infrastructure Management
4 4 (10.81%) SIEM
5 3 (8.11%) Data Analysis
5 3 (8.11%) Data Integration
5 3 (8.11%) Data Transformation
5 3 (8.11%) DevOps
5 3 (8.11%) Mentoring
5 3 (8.11%) Performance Management
5 3 (8.11%) Problem Management
5 3 (8.11%) Security Management
6 2 (5.41%) Load Balancing
6 2 (5.41%) Microservices
6 2 (5.41%) OO
6 2 (5.41%) Project Planning
6 2 (5.41%) Resource Management
7 1 (2.70%) Immutable Infrastructure
7 1 (2.70%) IT Strategy
7 1 (2.70%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 17 (45.95%) Python
2 14 (37.84%) Perl
3 13 (35.14%) Shell Script
4 10 (27.03%) PowerShell
4 10 (27.03%) SQL
5 5 (13.51%) Java
6 3 (8.11%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 11 (29.73%) Degree
2 10 (27.03%) MCSE
2 10 (27.03%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (13.51%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.41%) PMO
System Software
1 8 (21.62%) Active Directory
1 8 (21.62%) Virtual Servers
1 8 (21.62%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 10 (27.03%) SCOM
2 3 (8.11%) Tivoli
2 3 (8.11%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 1 (2.70%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (2.70%) Puppet
Vendors
1 17 (45.95%) Splunk
2 14 (37.84%) CA
3 11 (29.73%) Microsoft
4 8 (21.62%) NetApp
5 6 (16.22%) Oracle
6 3 (8.11%) IBM
6 3 (8.11%) Red Hat
7 2 (5.41%) Apigee
8 1 (2.70%) ArcSight