The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire with a requirement for Capacity Management skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Capacity Management over the 3 months to 28 June 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 Management
England / Yorkshire
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 120 135 135
Rank change year-on-year +15 0  
Contract jobs citing Capacity Management 3 6 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.15% 0.21% 0.31%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.17% 0.25% 0.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 5 6
Median daily rate £343 £400 £265
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -14.37% +50.94%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £317 £330 £132
10% offered a daily rate of more than £362 £486 £289
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £344 £350
% change year-on-year +16.27% -1.71%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £65.00 £35.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year +85.71% +34.61%  

Capacity Management 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 Yorkshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1721 2417 2445
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 84.32% 86.29% 83.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 4315 6526 6465
Median daily rate £420 £425 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.17% +16.43%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £306 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £569 £575 £520
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.75% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 159 73 141
Median hourly rate £15.25 £18.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -15.27% +2.85%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.88 £11.00 £10.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.71 £37.00 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +19.29% -5.00%  

Capacity Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Capacity Management in Yorkshire

Capacity Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Capacity Management in Yorkshire

Capacity Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Capacity Management in Yorkshire

Capacity Management
Contract Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Capacity Management within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 28 June 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
South Yorkshire - 2 £325 -
West Yorkshire +18 1 £360 -20.00% 4
Capacity Management
England

For the 6 months to 28 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Capacity Management 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Capacity Management.

1 5 (62.50%) Active Directory
1 5 (62.50%) Firewall
1 5 (62.50%) Data Centre
2 4 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (50.00%) SaaS
2 4 (50.00%) PaaS
2 4 (50.00%) IaaS
2 4 (50.00%) Migration
2 4 (50.00%) Oracle
2 4 (50.00%) ITIL
2 4 (50.00%) Windows
2 4 (50.00%) Linux
3 3 (37.50%) SQL Server
3 3 (37.50%) Finance
3 3 (37.50%) Network Design
3 3 (37.50%) Data Migration
3 3 (37.50%) High Availability
3 3 (37.50%) Big Data
3 3 (37.50%) Capacity Planning
3 3 (37.50%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (37.50%) .NET
3 3 (37.50%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (37.50%) Windows Server
4 2 (25.00%) Multi-Factor Authentication
4 2 (25.00%) IT Strategy
4 2 (25.00%) Imperva
4 2 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (25.00%) Vulnerability Management
4 2 (25.00%) Splunk

Capacity Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 1 (12.50%) MS Exchange
1 1 (12.50%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 4 (50.00%) IaaS
1 4 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (50.00%) PaaS
1 4 (50.00%) SaaS
2 3 (37.50%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (12.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (62.50%) Firewall
2 1 (12.50%) 2G
2 1 (12.50%) 3G
2 1 (12.50%) 4G
2 1 (12.50%) DMZ
2 1 (12.50%) GPRS
2 1 (12.50%) HSPA
2 1 (12.50%) LAN
2 1 (12.50%) LDAP
2 1 (12.50%) VLAN
2 1 (12.50%) VoLTE
2 1 (12.50%) VPN
2 1 (12.50%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (37.50%) Big Data
1 3 (37.50%) SQL Server
2 1 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (12.50%) Power BI
General
1 3 (37.50%) Finance
2 1 (12.50%) Banking
2 1 (12.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Architect
1 3 (37.50%) Infrastructure Architect
1 3 (37.50%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
1 3 (37.50%) Solutions Architect
2 1 (12.50%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Azure Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Cloud Architect
2 1 (12.50%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
2 1 (12.50%) Cloud Solutions Architect
2 1 (12.50%) Engineering Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineering Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Manager
2 1 (12.50%) IT Infrastructure Manager
2 1 (12.50%) IT Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Lead Architect
2 1 (12.50%) Lead Solutions Architect
2 1 (12.50%) Optimisation Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Radio Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Wintel Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (37.50%) .NET
2 1 (12.50%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 5 (62.50%) Data Centre
2 3 (37.50%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (12.50%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 4 (50.00%) Linux
1 4 (50.00%) Windows
2 3 (37.50%) Windows Server
3 2 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (12.50%) AIX
4 1 (12.50%) CentOS
4 1 (12.50%) Solaris
4 1 (12.50%) SUSE
4 1 (12.50%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
4 1 (12.50%) Unix
4 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) ITIL
1 4 (50.00%) Migration
2 3 (37.50%) Capacity Planning
2 3 (37.50%) Data Migration
2 3 (37.50%) High Availability
2 3 (37.50%) Network Design
3 2 (25.00%) Enterprise Architecture
3 2 (25.00%) IT Strategy
3 2 (25.00%) Multi-Factor Authentication
3 2 (25.00%) Problem Management
3 2 (25.00%) SIEM
3 2 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (25.00%) Vulnerability Management
4 1 (12.50%) Data Centre Operations
4 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Management
4 1 (12.50%) KYC
4 1 (12.50%) Network Architecture
4 1 (12.50%) People Management
4 1 (12.50%) Prototyping
4 1 (12.50%) Risk Assessment
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) SQL
2 1 (12.50%) Java
2 1 (12.50%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) Degree
2 1 (12.50%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (12.50%) MCSE
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) PCI DSS
1 1 (12.50%) QA
1 1 (12.50%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (62.50%) Active Directory
2 1 (12.50%) Hyper-V
2 1 (12.50%) KVM
2 1 (12.50%) Virtual Servers
2 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) NetBackup
1 1 (12.50%) SCOM
1 1 (12.50%) vMotion
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Oracle
2 2 (25.00%) CyberArk
2 2 (25.00%) Imperva
2 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (25.00%) Qualys
2 2 (25.00%) Red Hat
2 2 (25.00%) Splunk
2 2 (25.00%) VMware
3 1 (12.50%) Avaya
3 1 (12.50%) Citrix
3 1 (12.50%) Dell
3 1 (12.50%) Ericsson
3 1 (12.50%) Hitachi
3 1 (12.50%) HP
3 1 (12.50%) Mapinfo
3 1 (12.50%) NetApp
3 1 (12.50%) Nokia Networks
3 1 (12.50%) Remedy
3 1 (12.50%) Sun
3 1 (12.50%) Veritas