Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in 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 20 November 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
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 139 164 194
Rank change year-on-year +25 +30 -27
Contract jobs citing Capacity Planning 46 36 24
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 1.05% 0.67% 0.39%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.26% 0.80% 0.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 15 22
Yorkshire median daily rate £470 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.59% +13.33% +1.35%
10th Percentile £263 £378 £213
90th Percentile £690 £553 £511
England median daily rate £438 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +9.38% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 0 0
Yorkshire median hourly rate £40.00 - -
England median hourly rate £40.00 £28.00 £23.00
% change year-on-year +42.86% +21.74% -35.21%

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 Yorkshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 3659 4525 5143
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 83.39% 84.06% 83.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 2432 2948 3528
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £262 £263 £260
90th Percentile £550 £550 £536
England median daily rate £450 £425 £423
% change year-on-year +5.88% +0.59% +5.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 97 130 179
Yorkshire median hourly rate £16.00 £14.81 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +8.05% +2.12% -
10th Percentile £9.81 £10.98 £9.25
90th Percentile £40.00 £42.63 £34.41
England median hourly rate £24.00 £24.42 £22.50
% change year-on-year -1.72% +8.53% +18.42%

Capacity Planning
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Capacity Planning in Yorkshire

Capacity Planning
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Capacity Planning in Yorkshire

Capacity Planning
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Capacity Planning in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Capacity Planning in Yorkshire

Capacity Planning
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Capacity Planning in Yorkshire

Capacity Planning
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 Planning within the Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 20 November 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
West Yorkshire +17 36 £475 +11.76% 3
South Yorkshire - 7 £410 -
North Yorkshire - 2 £325 - 2
Capacity Planning
England

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Capacity Planning.

1 17 (36.96%) Microsoft
2 16 (34.78%) Python
3 15 (32.61%) DNS
3 15 (32.61%) Analytical Skills
4 14 (30.43%) ITIL
5 12 (26.09%) Windows
5 12 (26.09%) Configuration Management
5 12 (26.09%) VMware
5 12 (26.09%) PowerShell
6 11 (23.91%) Git (software)
6 11 (23.91%) Splunk
6 11 (23.91%) Finance
7 10 (21.74%) Microsoft Certification
7 10 (21.74%) SQL
7 10 (21.74%) SharePoint
7 10 (21.74%) IIS
7 10 (21.74%) MCSE
7 10 (21.74%) Infrastructure Management
7 10 (21.74%) SharePoint 2013
7 10 (21.74%) SharePoint Server
7 10 (21.74%) SCOM
8 9 (19.57%) Windows Server 2008
8 9 (19.57%) Microsoft Azure
8 9 (19.57%) Hybrid Cloud
8 9 (19.57%) Linux
8 9 (19.57%) Perl
8 9 (19.57%) Windows Server
9 8 (17.39%) Virtual Servers
9 8 (17.39%) CA
9 8 (17.39%) NetApp

Capacity Planning
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 10 (21.74%) IIS
1 10 (21.74%) SharePoint
1 10 (21.74%) SharePoint 2013
1 10 (21.74%) SharePoint Server
2 4 (8.70%) OpenStack
Applications
1 1 (2.17%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 9 (19.57%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (15.22%) IaaS
2 7 (15.22%) PaaS
2 7 (15.22%) SaaS
3 4 (8.70%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (8.70%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (6.52%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 15 (32.61%) DNS
2 8 (17.39%) NetScaler
3 2 (4.35%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.52%) Big Data
2 2 (4.35%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 11 (23.91%) Git (software)
2 8 (17.39%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 11 (23.91%) Finance
2 3 (6.52%) Banking
3 2 (4.35%) Investment Banking
4 1 (2.17%) Games
4 1 (2.17%) Legal
4 1 (2.17%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (26.09%) Administrator
2 11 (23.91%) Architect
3 10 (21.74%) SharePoint Administrator
4 6 (13.04%) Azure Architect
5 5 (10.87%) Azure Engineer
6 4 (8.70%) Consultant
6 4 (8.70%) Solutions Architect
6 4 (8.70%) Splunk Engineer
7 3 (6.52%) Analyst
7 3 (6.52%) Business Architect
7 3 (6.52%) Business Solution Architect
7 3 (6.52%) Cloud Architect
7 3 (6.52%) Implementation Specialist
7 3 (6.52%) Infrastructure Architect
7 3 (6.52%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 3 (6.52%) Monitoring Engineer
7 3 (6.52%) NOC Engineer
8 2 (4.35%) Cloud Consultant
8 2 (4.35%) Implementation Engineer
8 2 (4.35%) Linux Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (15.22%) SAML
2 3 (6.52%) Regular Expression
3 2 (4.35%) Hystrix
3 2 (4.35%) JMS
3 2 (4.35%) OAuth
3 2 (4.35%) OAuth2
3 2 (4.35%) RESTful
3 2 (4.35%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 15 (32.61%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (19.57%) Hybrid Cloud
3 7 (15.22%) Data Centre
3 7 (15.22%) PKI
4 3 (6.52%) Linux Command Line
5 2 (4.35%) NHS
6 1 (2.17%) Management Information System
6 1 (2.17%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 12 (26.09%) Windows
2 9 (19.57%) Linux
2 9 (19.57%) Windows Server
2 9 (19.57%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (10.87%) Unix
4 2 (4.35%) AIX
4 2 (4.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (30.43%) ITIL
2 12 (26.09%) Configuration Management
3 10 (21.74%) Infrastructure Management
4 7 (15.22%) Immutable Infrastructure
4 7 (15.22%) IT Strategy
5 6 (13.04%) Continuous Improvement
6 5 (10.87%) Performance Analysis
7 4 (8.70%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (8.70%) High Availability
7 4 (8.70%) Performance Management
7 4 (8.70%) TOGAF
8 3 (6.52%) Data Analysis
8 3 (6.52%) Data Integration
8 3 (6.52%) Data Transformation
8 3 (6.52%) DevOps
8 3 (6.52%) Mentoring
8 3 (6.52%) Problem Management
8 3 (6.52%) Security Management
8 3 (6.52%) SIEM
9 2 (4.35%) Task Automation
Programming Languages
1 16 (34.78%) Python
2 12 (26.09%) PowerShell
3 10 (21.74%) SQL
4 9 (19.57%) Perl
5 8 (17.39%) Shell Script
6 5 (10.87%) Java
7 3 (6.52%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 10 (21.74%) MCSE
1 10 (21.74%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (15.22%) Security Cleared
3 6 (13.04%) Degree
4 2 (4.35%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 8 (17.39%) Active Directory
1 8 (17.39%) Virtual Servers
1 8 (17.39%) VMware Infrastructure
1 8 (17.39%) vSphere
2 4 (8.70%) KVM
2 4 (8.70%) VMware NSX
3 2 (4.35%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 10 (21.74%) SCOM
2 5 (10.87%) Puppet
3 4 (8.70%) Juju
4 2 (4.35%) PowerCLI
4 2 (4.35%) Tivoli
4 2 (4.35%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 2 (4.35%) vRealize
5 1 (2.17%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 17 (36.96%) Microsoft
2 12 (26.09%) VMware
3 11 (23.91%) Splunk
4 8 (17.39%) CA
4 8 (17.39%) NetApp
5 6 (13.04%) Dell
6 4 (8.70%) Oracle
7 2 (4.35%) Apigee
7 2 (4.35%) Google
7 2 (4.35%) IBM
7 2 (4.35%) Red Hat