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 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 Planning
England / Yorkshire
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 114 108 133
Rank change year-on-year -6 +25  
Contract jobs citing Capacity Planning 9 33 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.44% 1.18% 0.38%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.52% 1.37% 0.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 18 10
Median daily rate £475 £413 £369
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.15% +11.86%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £360 £389 £146
10% offered a daily rate of more than £666 £471 £478
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £400 £350
% change year-on-year -12.50% +14.28%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.17 £37.50 £23.00
% change year-on-year -56.88% +63.04%  

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 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 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 3 months to 28 June 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 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
West Yorkshire -5 6 £475 +11.76% 3
South Yorkshire - 3 £450 -
Capacity Planning
England

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 10 (52.63%) DNS
2 9 (47.37%) Finance
3 8 (42.11%) Microsoft Azure
4 7 (36.84%) Network Security
4 7 (36.84%) Banking
4 7 (36.84%) IP Telephony
4 7 (36.84%) LAN
4 7 (36.84%) VoIP
4 7 (36.84%) WAN
4 7 (36.84%) DHCP
5 6 (31.58%) SaaS
5 6 (31.58%) PaaS
5 6 (31.58%) IaaS
6 5 (26.32%) Hybrid Cloud
6 5 (26.32%) Data Centre
6 5 (26.32%) IT Strategy
6 5 (26.32%) Continuous Improvement
6 5 (26.32%) Amazon AWS
6 5 (26.32%) VMware Infrastructure
6 5 (26.32%) VMware
7 4 (21.05%) Microsoft
7 4 (21.05%) Infoblox
7 4 (21.05%) F5
7 4 (21.05%) Big Data
8 3 (15.79%) Capacity Management
8 3 (15.79%) High Availability
8 3 (15.79%) Splunk
8 3 (15.79%) SIEM
8 3 (15.79%) Data Migration
8 3 (15.79%) PKI

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:

Business Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 8 (42.11%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (31.58%) IaaS
2 6 (31.58%) PaaS
2 6 (31.58%) SaaS
3 5 (26.32%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (52.63%) DNS
2 7 (36.84%) DHCP
2 7 (36.84%) IP Telephony
2 7 (36.84%) LAN
2 7 (36.84%) Network Security
2 7 (36.84%) VoIP
2 7 (36.84%) WAN
3 3 (15.79%) Firewall
4 2 (10.53%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (21.05%) Big Data
2 3 (15.79%) SQL Server
3 1 (5.26%) Data Warehouse
General
1 9 (47.37%) Finance
2 7 (36.84%) Banking
3 2 (10.53%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 9 (47.37%) Architect
2 6 (31.58%) Network Specialist
2 6 (31.58%) Solutions Architect
3 5 (26.32%) Infrastructure Architect
4 3 (15.79%) Azure Architect
4 3 (15.79%) Business Architect
4 3 (15.79%) Business Solution Architect
4 3 (15.79%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
5 2 (10.53%) Azure Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) Cloud Architect
5 2 (10.53%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
5 2 (10.53%) IP Network Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) Network Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) VMware Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Consultant
6 1 (5.26%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Lead Architect
6 1 (5.26%) Lead Solutions Architect
6 1 (5.26%) Linux Specialist
6 1 (5.26%) Network Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (15.79%) .NET
1 3 (15.79%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (26.32%) Data Centre
1 5 (26.32%) Hybrid Cloud
2 3 (15.79%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (15.79%) PKI
3 1 (5.26%) Management Information System
3 1 (5.26%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 2 (10.53%) Windows
2 1 (5.26%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (26.32%) Continuous Improvement
1 5 (26.32%) IT Strategy
2 3 (15.79%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (15.79%) Capacity Management
2 3 (15.79%) Data Migration
2 3 (15.79%) High Availability
2 3 (15.79%) Migration
2 3 (15.79%) Network Design
2 3 (15.79%) SIEM
3 2 (10.53%) Converged Infrastructure
3 2 (10.53%) Enterprise Architecture
3 2 (10.53%) Investment Management
3 2 (10.53%) Line Management
3 2 (10.53%) Load Balancing
3 2 (10.53%) Multi-Factor Authentication
3 2 (10.53%) Task Automation
3 2 (10.53%) TOGAF
3 2 (10.53%) Virtual Environments
3 2 (10.53%) Virtual Infrastructure
3 2 (10.53%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (10.53%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (10.53%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 5 (26.32%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (15.79%) Active Directory
3 2 (10.53%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 2 (10.53%) PowerCLI
1 2 (10.53%) vRealize
Vendors
1 5 (26.32%) VMware
2 4 (21.05%) F5
2 4 (21.05%) Infoblox
2 4 (21.05%) Microsoft
3 3 (15.79%) Dell
3 3 (15.79%) Oracle
3 3 (15.79%) Splunk
4 2 (10.53%) Brocade
4 2 (10.53%) Cisco
4 2 (10.53%) CyberArk
4 2 (10.53%) Google
4 2 (10.53%) Imperva
4 2 (10.53%) Qualys
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