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 25 March 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.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Capacity Planning
England / Yorkshire
Rank 117 124 128
Rank change year-on-year +7 +4  
Contract jobs citing Capacity Planning 10 18 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.46% 0.63% 0.19%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.56% 0.78% 0.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 17 2
Median daily rate £525 £375 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +40.00% +11.11%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £265 £268
10% offered a daily rate of more than £710 £410 £408
UK excluding London median daily rate £381 £383 £350
% change year-on-year -0.32% +9.28%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £22.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year - -18.18%  

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 1781 2301 2166
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 82.45% 81.05% 82.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 1141 1562 1395
Median daily rate £410 £410 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +9.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +2.50% +0.06%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 65 62
Median hourly rate £13.00 £16.50 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -21.21% -8.33%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.82 £10.20 £9.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.34 £35.00 £35.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £38.75 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.09% +29.16%  

Capacity Planning
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Yorkshire citing Capacity Planning as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

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 25 March 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 hourly rates quoted in IT contractor 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 25 March 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 +6 6 £525 -
West Yorkshire -7 2 £575 +53.33% 2
North Yorkshire - 2 £688 -
Capacity Planning
England

Capacity Planning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 25 March 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 8 (57.14%) DNS
2 7 (50.00%) LAN
2 7 (50.00%) VoIP
2 7 (50.00%) WAN
2 7 (50.00%) DHCP
2 7 (50.00%) IP Telephony
2 7 (50.00%) Network Security
3 5 (35.71%) Banking
3 5 (35.71%) Finance
4 4 (28.57%) Active Directory
4 4 (28.57%) SaaS
4 4 (28.57%) PaaS
4 4 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (28.57%) Big Data
4 4 (28.57%) IaaS
4 4 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (21.43%) Capacity Management
5 3 (21.43%) Data Centre
5 3 (21.43%) IT Strategy
5 3 (21.43%) Amazon AWS
5 3 (21.43%) F5
5 3 (21.43%) High Availability
5 3 (21.43%) Splunk
5 3 (21.43%) SIEM
5 3 (21.43%) Infoblox
5 3 (21.43%) Network Design
5 3 (21.43%) Data Migration
5 3 (21.43%) Migration
5 3 (21.43%) Firewall
5 3 (21.43%) .NET

Capacity Planning
Top Related 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:

Applications
1 1 (7.14%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 4 (28.57%) IaaS
1 4 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (28.57%) PaaS
1 4 (28.57%) SaaS
2 3 (21.43%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (7.14%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (7.14%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (57.14%) DNS
2 7 (50.00%) DHCP
2 7 (50.00%) IP Telephony
2 7 (50.00%) LAN
2 7 (50.00%) Network Security
2 7 (50.00%) VoIP
2 7 (50.00%) WAN
3 3 (21.43%) Firewall
4 2 (14.29%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
5 1 (7.14%) 2G
5 1 (7.14%) 3G
5 1 (7.14%) 4G
5 1 (7.14%) Intranet
5 1 (7.14%) VoLTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (28.57%) Big Data
2 3 (21.43%) SQL Server
3 1 (7.14%) Data Warehouse
General
1 5 (35.71%) Banking
1 5 (35.71%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (42.86%) Network Specialist
2 3 (21.43%) Architect
2 3 (21.43%) Infrastructure Architect
2 3 (21.43%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
2 3 (21.43%) Solutions Architect
3 2 (14.29%) IP Network Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Network Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Azure Infrastructure Lead
4 1 (7.14%) Cloud Architect
4 1 (7.14%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
4 1 (7.14%) Cloud Solutions Architect
4 1 (7.14%) Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) Lead Architect
4 1 (7.14%) Lead Solutions Architect
4 1 (7.14%) Linux Specialist
4 1 (7.14%) Network Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) Optimisation Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Service Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Splunk Specialist
4 1 (7.14%) VoLTE Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (21.43%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (21.43%) Data Centre
3 1 (7.14%) Hybrid Cloud
3 1 (7.14%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (14.29%) Windows
2 1 (7.14%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (21.43%) Capacity Management
1 3 (21.43%) Data Migration
1 3 (21.43%) High Availability
1 3 (21.43%) IT Strategy
1 3 (21.43%) Migration
1 3 (21.43%) Network Design
1 3 (21.43%) SIEM
2 2 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (14.29%) Enterprise Architecture
2 2 (14.29%) Line Management
2 2 (14.29%) Load Balancing
2 2 (14.29%) Multi-Factor Authentication
2 2 (14.29%) Vulnerability Management
3 1 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (7.14%) Configuration Management
3 1 (7.14%) Data Analysis
3 1 (7.14%) Data Integration
3 1 (7.14%) ERP
3 1 (7.14%) ITIL
System Software
1 4 (28.57%) Active Directory
2 1 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) Graphite
1 1 (7.14%) Opsview
Vendors
1 3 (21.43%) F5
1 3 (21.43%) Infoblox
1 3 (21.43%) Oracle
1 3 (21.43%) Splunk
2 2 (14.29%) Brocade
2 2 (14.29%) Cisco
2 2 (14.29%) CyberArk
2 2 (14.29%) Imperva
2 2 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 2 (14.29%) Qualys
3 1 (7.14%) Dell
3 1 (7.14%) Remedy
3 1 (7.14%) VMware