The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Capita products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Capita over the 3 months to 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are NOT representative of contractor rates within Capita plc.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Capita
Rank 103 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Capita 16 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.66% - -
As % of the Vendors category 1.32% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Average daily rate
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£355 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £275 £300
% change year-on-year
+18.18% -8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 - £28.57
Capita
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Vendors Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1208 1234 1227
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 49.81% 48.34% 50.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 601 564 481
Average daily rate £400 £350 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £180 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £495 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 40 43 46
Average hourly rate £21.55 £15.50 £21.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+39.03% -27.90%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.25 £11.25 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.00 £30.00 £47.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -10.52%

Capita
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Capita across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Capita Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Capita
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Capita across the Berkshire region.

Capita Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

Capita
Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Capita across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 29 May 2015.

Capita Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

Capita
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Capita within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 29 May 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading - 3 £260 - 2
Capita
South East

Capita
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing Capita also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Capita.

1 5 (26.32%) SQL
2 4 (21.05%) .NET
2 4 (21.05%) SQL Server
2 4 (21.05%) C#
2 4 (21.05%) QA
2 4 (21.05%) Test Scripting
2 4 (21.05%) Software Architecture
2 4 (21.05%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (21.05%) SDLC
3 3 (15.79%) User Experience
3 3 (15.79%) Ektron
3 3 (15.79%) Content Management
3 3 (15.79%) Service Management
3 3 (15.79%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (15.79%) Systems Analysis
3 3 (15.79%) MS Office
3 3 (15.79%) Project Management
4 2 (10.53%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (10.53%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (10.53%) Windows
4 2 (10.53%) MS Excel
4 2 (10.53%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (10.53%) HP
4 2 (10.53%) ISEB
4 2 (10.53%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (10.53%) Remedy
4 2 (10.53%) ITSM
4 2 (10.53%) ISTQB
4 2 (10.53%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (10.53%) Remedy ITSM

Capita
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing Capita also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Capita. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (10.53%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (5.26%) Sitecore CMS
2 1 (5.26%) SharePoint
2 1 (5.26%) CMS
Applications
1 3 (15.79%) MS Office
2 2 (10.53%) MS Excel
3 1 (5.26%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 2 (10.53%) Remedy ITSM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (21.05%) SQL Server
2 2 (10.53%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (5.26%) SSDT
3 1 (5.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 1 (5.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (5.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (10.53%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (10.53%) MSBuild
General
1 1 (5.26%) Finance
1 1 (5.26%) Billing
Job Titles
1 5 (26.32%) Architect
1 5 (26.32%) Analyst
2 4 (21.05%) Systems Analyst
3 2 (10.53%) Administrator
3 2 (10.53%) Project Manager
3 2 (10.53%) Developer
3 2 (10.53%) Test Leader
4 1 (5.26%) Service Architect
4 1 (5.26%) Sitecore Developer
4 1 (5.26%) UI Programmer
4 1 (5.26%) Application Development Project Manager
4 1 (5.26%) Business Intelligence Architect
4 1 (5.26%) Application Development Manager
4 1 (5.26%) CMS Developer
4 1 (5.26%) Front-End Developer
4 1 (5.26%) UI Developer
4 1 (5.26%) Applications Project Manager
4 1 (5.26%) Applications Development Manager
4 1 (5.26%) Applications Manager
4 1 (5.26%) Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (21.05%) .NET
2 1 (5.26%) .NET Framework
2 1 (5.26%) WCF
2 1 (5.26%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 4 (21.05%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (15.79%) User Experience
3 2 (10.53%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 2 (10.53%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (21.05%) Test Scripting
1 4 (21.05%) Software Architecture
1 4 (21.05%) SDLC
2 3 (15.79%) Content Management
2 3 (15.79%) Service Management
2 3 (15.79%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (15.79%) Systems Analysis
2 3 (15.79%) Project Management
3 2 (10.53%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (10.53%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (10.53%) ITSM
3 2 (10.53%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (10.53%) Use Case
3 2 (10.53%) Integration Testing
3 2 (10.53%) Capacity Planning
3 2 (10.53%) Test Strategy
3 2 (10.53%) Analytics
3 2 (10.53%) Test Planning
3 2 (10.53%) System Integration Testing
3 2 (10.53%) Continuous Delivery
Programming Languages
1 5 (26.32%) SQL
2 4 (21.05%) C#
3 1 (5.26%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (10.53%) ISEB
1 2 (10.53%) ISTQB
1 2 (10.53%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (5.26%) SC Cleared
2 1 (5.26%) Security Cleared
2 1 (5.26%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (21.05%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (15.79%) Ektron
2 2 (10.53%) HP
2 2 (10.53%) Remedy
2 2 (10.53%) Sitecore
2 2 (10.53%) F5
3 1 (5.26%) SAP
3 1 (5.26%) Microsoft