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 3 months to 28 April 2017 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
3 months to
28 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 95 93 108
Rank change year-on-year -2 +15  
Contract jobs citing Capacity Planning 2 22 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 0.14% 1.07% 0.45%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.17% 1.27% 0.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 21 6
Median daily rate £575 £383 £361
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +50.32% +5.88%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £265 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £675 £425 £410
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £383 £350
% change year-on-year -1.96% +9.28%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £39.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year - +14.70%  

Capacity Planning is in the process and methodology skills category. The next 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 and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
West Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1191 1732 1731
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 85.75% 84.53% 86.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 812 1226 1106
Median daily rate £413 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.94% +13.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £313 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £390
% change year-on-year +3.75% +2.56%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 31 38
Median hourly rate £10.89 £13.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -16.26% -27.77%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.79 £9.00 £10.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £19.95 £35.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.00 £36.00 £30.20
% change year-on-year +2.77% +19.20%  

Capacity Planning
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in West Yorkshire citing Capacity Planning as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

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 3 months to 28 April 2017.

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 3 months to 28 April 2017. 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 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 +5 1 £700 +86.66% 4
Halifax 0 1 £450 +17.64%
Capacity Planning
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 April 2017, 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 2 (66.67%) Big Data
1 2 (66.67%) Splunk
1 2 (66.67%) SIEM
2 1 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (33.33%) Vulnerability Management
2 1 (33.33%) Capacity Management
2 1 (33.33%) Office 365
2 1 (33.33%) IaaS
2 1 (33.33%) Data Transformation
2 1 (33.33%) CyberArk
2 1 (33.33%) Opsview
2 1 (33.33%) Resilience Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (33.33%) Graphite
2 1 (33.33%) Data Centre
2 1 (33.33%) Multi-Factor Authentication
2 1 (33.33%) IT Strategy
2 1 (33.33%) .NET
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) Linux
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (33.33%) Intranet
2 1 (33.33%) Configuration Management
2 1 (33.33%) Service Management
2 1 (33.33%) Change Management
2 1 (33.33%) Firewall
2 1 (33.33%) ITSM

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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (33.33%) IaaS
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (33.33%) Office 365
1 1 (33.33%) PaaS
1 1 (33.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) Firewall
1 1 (33.33%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) Big Data
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (33.33%) Banking
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Linux Specialist
1 1 (33.33%) Service Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Solutions Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Splunk Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (33.33%) Data Centre
1 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) SIEM
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Capacity Management
2 1 (33.33%) Change Management
2 1 (33.33%) Configuration Management
2 1 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (33.33%) Data Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) Data Integration
2 1 (33.33%) Data Migration
2 1 (33.33%) Data Transformation
2 1 (33.33%) Enterprise Architecture
2 1 (33.33%) IT Strategy
2 1 (33.33%) ITSM
2 1 (33.33%) Migration
2 1 (33.33%) Multi-Factor Authentication
2 1 (33.33%) Network Design
2 1 (33.33%) Resilience Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Security Management
2 1 (33.33%) Service Management
2 1 (33.33%) Vulnerability Management
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) Graphite
1 1 (33.33%) Opsview
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Splunk
2 1 (33.33%) CyberArk
2 1 (33.33%) Imperva
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle
2 1 (33.33%) Qualys