Period
to 15 February 2019

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 15 February 2019 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
15 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 185 129 178
Rank change year-on-year -56 +49 +13
Contract jobs citing Capacity Planning 15 59 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.31% 1.28% 0.26%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.36% 1.51% 0.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 22 6
Yorkshire median daily rate £501 £375 £513
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +33.60% -26.83% +51.85%
10th Percentile £300 £264 £419
90th Percentile £650 £690 £563
England median daily rate £489 £425 £420
% change year-on-year +15.00% +1.19% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 20 0
Yorkshire median hourly rate - £40.00 -
England median hourly rate £37.50 £40.00 £50.00
% change year-on-year -6.25% -20.00% +122.22%

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 4,218 3,903 3,986
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 86.61% 84.88% 84.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,858 2,556 2,560
Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% - +2.56%
10th Percentile £275 £263 £260
90th Percentile £575 £541 £550
England median daily rate £475 £450 £435
% change year-on-year +5.56% +3.45% +2.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 109 114 124
Yorkshire median hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.86% +16.67% -
10th Percentile £10.75 £10.50 £10.69
90th Percentile £41.85 £41.35 £31.50
England median hourly rate £24.08 £24.09 £24.44
% change year-on-year -0.04% -1.43% +6.26%

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 15 February 2019.

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 15 February 2019. 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 -39 9 £550 +51.72% 3
South Yorkshire -23 2 - - 3
Capacity Planning
England

For the 6 months to 15 February 2019, IT contractor jobs citing Capacity Planning also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Yorkshire region with a requirement for Capacity Planning.

1 5 (33.33%) Telecoms
1 5 (33.33%) Data Centre
2 4 (26.67%) VMware
2 4 (26.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (26.67%) Performance Monitoring
2 4 (26.67%) Migration
2 4 (26.67%) Disaster Recovery
2 4 (26.67%) Business Continuity
2 4 (26.67%) Windows
2 4 (26.67%) PBX
2 4 (26.67%) Microsoft
2 4 (26.67%) Active Directory
2 4 (26.67%) Avaya
3 3 (20.00%) DNS
3 3 (20.00%) ISDN
3 3 (20.00%) Firewall
3 3 (20.00%) Finance
3 3 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
3 3 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (20.00%) Clustering
3 3 (20.00%) Unix
3 3 (20.00%) Validation
3 3 (20.00%) Project Planning
3 3 (20.00%) Avaya Modular Messaging
4 2 (13.33%) Windows Server
4 2 (13.33%) Regulatory Compliance
4 2 (13.33%) DevOps
4 2 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (13.33%) Continuous Delivery

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 2 (13.33%) WebSphere
2 1 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (6.67%) IIS
2 1 (6.67%) MS Exchange
2 1 (6.67%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 3 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (13.33%) IaaS
2 2 (13.33%) PaaS
3 1 (6.67%) Mimecast
3 1 (6.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (26.67%) PBX
2 3 (20.00%) Avaya Modular Messaging
2 3 (20.00%) DNS
2 3 (20.00%) Firewall
2 3 (20.00%) ISDN
3 2 (13.33%) LAN
3 2 (13.33%) SAN
4 1 (6.67%) 2G
4 1 (6.67%) 3G
4 1 (6.67%) 4G
4 1 (6.67%) ADSL
4 1 (6.67%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (6.67%) DHCP
4 1 (6.67%) MPLS
4 1 (6.67%) NAS
4 1 (6.67%) Remote Desktop
4 1 (6.67%) VLAN
4 1 (6.67%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.67%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (33.33%) Telecoms
2 3 (20.00%) Finance
3 2 (13.33%) Legal
4 1 (6.67%) Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (20.00%) Avaya Engineer
2 2 (13.33%) Azure Developer
2 2 (13.33%) Cloud Developer
2 2 (13.33%) Developer
3 1 (6.67%) Administrator
3 1 (6.67%) AIX Administrator
3 1 (6.67%) AIX Systems Administrator
3 1 (6.67%) Analyst
3 1 (6.67%) Business Intelligence Analyst
3 1 (6.67%) Business Manager
3 1 (6.67%) Consultant
3 1 (6.67%) Healthcare Analyst
3 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Storage Consultant
3 1 (6.67%) Storage Manager
3 1 (6.67%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (6.67%) Technical Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Unix Administrator
3 1 (6.67%) Unix Systems Administrator
3 1 (6.67%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (13.33%) Middleware
1 2 (13.33%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 5 (33.33%) Data Centre
2 3 (20.00%) Clustering
3 2 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (13.33%) Client/Server
4 1 (6.67%) Handset
4 1 (6.67%) HP Storage
4 1 (6.67%) IVR
4 1 (6.67%) Management Information System
4 1 (6.67%) NHS
4 1 (6.67%) Private Cloud
4 1 (6.67%) Public Cloud
4 1 (6.67%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 4 (26.67%) Windows
2 3 (20.00%) Unix
3 2 (13.33%) Windows Server
4 1 (6.67%) AIX
4 1 (6.67%) Linux
4 1 (6.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (6.67%) Windows 7
4 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (26.67%) Business Continuity
1 4 (26.67%) Disaster Recovery
1 4 (26.67%) Migration
1 4 (26.67%) Performance Monitoring
2 3 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
2 3 (20.00%) Project Planning
2 3 (20.00%) Validation
3 2 (13.33%) Cloud Operations
3 2 (13.33%) Continuous Delivery
3 2 (13.33%) DevOps
3 2 (13.33%) High Availability
3 2 (13.33%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 2 (13.33%) Performance Management
3 2 (13.33%) Regulatory Compliance
3 2 (13.33%) Storage Management
4 1 (6.67%) Mentoring
4 1 (6.67%) Server Hardening
4 1 (6.67%) Server Management
4 1 (6.67%) Software Delivery
4 1 (6.67%) Target Operating Model
Programming Languages
1 2 (13.33%) Perl
1 2 (13.33%) Shell Script
1 2 (13.33%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (13.33%) SLA
2 1 (6.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (6.67%) PCI DSS
2 1 (6.67%) PMO
2 1 (6.67%) QA
System Software
1 4 (26.67%) Active Directory
1 4 (26.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (6.67%) KVM
2 1 (6.67%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) SnapMirror
1 1 (6.67%) Tivoli
1 1 (6.67%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 4 (26.67%) Avaya
1 4 (26.67%) Microsoft
1 4 (26.67%) VMware
2 2 (13.33%) Cisco
2 2 (13.33%) Dell
2 2 (13.33%) HP
3 1 (6.67%) EMC
3 1 (6.67%) Forcepoint
3 1 (6.67%) Huawei
3 1 (6.67%) IBM
3 1 (6.67%) Nokia
3 1 (6.67%) Oracle
3 1 (6.67%) Red Hat
3 1 (6.67%) Sophos
3 1 (6.67%) Verint