Period
to 21 July 2017

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 July 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
6 months to
21 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 140 124 160
Rank change year-on-year -16 +36 -26
Contract jobs citing Capacity Planning 11 52 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 0.39% 1.29% 0.34%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.45% 1.49% 0.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 34 9
West Yorkshire median daily rate £488 £400 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +21.88% +11.11% -15.29%
10th Percentile £419 £263 £143
90th Percentile £675 £445 £422
Yorkshire median daily rate £500 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +25.00% +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
West Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -
Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -

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 2470 3496 3547
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 86.48% 86.53% 85.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 1687 2397 2404
West Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £356
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +12.36% +1.71%
10th Percentile £300 £288 £243
90th Percentile £550 £569 £500
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £350
% change year-on-year - +14.29% +2.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 52 50 74
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £13.43 £13.50 £17.11
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -0.52% -21.10% +11.28%
10th Percentile £8.41 £10.20 £9.25
90th Percentile £29.08 £24.25 £40.00
Yorkshire median hourly rate £13.50 £14.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year -6.90% -12.12% +10.00%

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 July 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram 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 July 2017. 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 +2 10 £488 +21.88% 2
Halifax -1 1 £450 +4.77%
Capacity Planning
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 21 July 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 8 (72.73%) Finance
2 7 (63.64%) Microsoft
2 7 (63.64%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (63.64%) SaaS
2 7 (63.64%) PaaS
2 7 (63.64%) IaaS
2 7 (63.64%) Data Centre
2 7 (63.64%) IT Strategy
3 6 (54.55%) Hybrid Cloud
3 6 (54.55%) Continuous Improvement
3 6 (54.55%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (54.55%) PKI
3 6 (54.55%) DNS
3 6 (54.55%) Dell
3 6 (54.55%) SAML
3 6 (54.55%) VMware
4 3 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (27.27%) TOGAF
5 2 (18.18%) Splunk
5 2 (18.18%) SIEM
5 2 (18.18%) Big Data
5 2 (18.18%) Banking
6 1 (9.09%) Migration
6 1 (9.09%) Firewall
6 1 (9.09%) Security Management
6 1 (9.09%) Management Information System
6 1 (9.09%) Configuration Management
6 1 (9.09%) Active Directory
6 1 (9.09%) .NET
6 1 (9.09%) Oracle

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 7 (63.64%) IaaS
1 7 (63.64%) Microsoft Azure
1 7 (63.64%) PaaS
1 7 (63.64%) SaaS
2 1 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (54.55%) DNS
2 1 (9.09%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (18.18%) Big Data
2 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
General
1 8 (72.73%) Finance
2 2 (18.18%) Banking
Job Titles
1 10 (90.91%) Architect
2 6 (54.55%) Azure Architect
3 5 (45.45%) Azure Engineer
4 4 (36.36%) Infrastructure Architect
4 4 (36.36%) Solutions Architect
5 3 (27.27%) Business Architect
5 3 (27.27%) Business Solution Architect
6 2 (18.18%) Cloud Architect
6 2 (18.18%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (18.18%) Senior Architect
7 1 (9.09%) Cloud Engineer
7 1 (9.09%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
7 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
7 1 (9.09%) Linux Specialist
7 1 (9.09%) Senior Cloud Engineer
7 1 (9.09%) Splunk Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (54.55%) SAML
2 1 (9.09%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 7 (63.64%) Data Centre
2 6 (54.55%) Hybrid Cloud
2 6 (54.55%) PKI
3 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (9.09%) Management Information System
3 1 (9.09%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 1 (9.09%) Linux
1 1 (9.09%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (63.64%) IT Strategy
2 6 (54.55%) Continuous Improvement
3 3 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (27.27%) TOGAF
4 2 (18.18%) SIEM
5 1 (9.09%) Capacity Management
5 1 (9.09%) Configuration Management
5 1 (9.09%) Data Analysis
5 1 (9.09%) Data Integration
5 1 (9.09%) Data Migration
5 1 (9.09%) Data Transformation
5 1 (9.09%) Enterprise Architecture
5 1 (9.09%) High Availability
5 1 (9.09%) Migration
5 1 (9.09%) Multi-Factor Authentication
5 1 (9.09%) Network Design
5 1 (9.09%) Security Management
5 1 (9.09%) Vulnerability Management
System Software
1 6 (54.55%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (9.09%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 7 (63.64%) Microsoft
2 6 (54.55%) Dell
2 6 (54.55%) VMware
3 2 (18.18%) Splunk
4 1 (9.09%) CyberArk
4 1 (9.09%) Imperva
4 1 (9.09%) Oracle
4 1 (9.09%) Qualys