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 3 August 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
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Capita
Rank 109 - 122
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Capita 14 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.55% - 0.042%
As % of the Vendors category 1.06% - 0.088%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Average daily rate
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- - £220
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £275 £300
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £21.00 -
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
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
1327 1162 1139
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 51.86% 46.18% 47.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 679 512 424
Average daily rate £388 £356 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.77% +1.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £210 £140
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 61 33 46
Average hourly rate £21.55 £18.68 £23.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.36% -20.51%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.75 £12.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.50 £33.00 £31.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £19.48
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -10.16%

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
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 3 August 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
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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 - 2 - -
Capita
South East

Capita
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 3 August 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 11 (40.74%) SQL
2 10 (37.04%) .NET
2 10 (37.04%) C#
3 9 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
4 7 (25.93%) Capacity Planning
4 7 (25.93%) MSBuild
4 7 (25.93%) Continuous Delivery
4 7 (25.93%) Windows
4 7 (25.93%) Continuous Integration
5 5 (18.52%) PowerShell
6 4 (14.81%) SQL Server
6 4 (14.81%) QA
6 4 (14.81%) SDLC
6 4 (14.81%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (14.81%) Test Scripting
6 4 (14.81%) Software Architecture
7 3 (11.11%) Ektron
7 3 (11.11%) User Experience
7 3 (11.11%) System Integration Testing
7 3 (11.11%) Content Management
7 3 (11.11%) Service Management
7 3 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
7 3 (11.11%) Systems Analysis
7 3 (11.11%) Project Management
7 3 (11.11%) MS Office
7 3 (11.11%) JavaScript
7 3 (11.11%) CSS
7 3 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
8 2 (7.41%) Microsoft
8 2 (7.41%) HP

Capita
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 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 (7.41%) BizTalk Server
1 2 (7.41%) CMS
2 1 (3.70%) Sitecore CMS
2 1 (3.70%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (11.11%) MS Office
2 2 (7.41%) MS Excel
3 1 (3.70%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 2 (7.41%) Remedy ITSM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (14.81%) SQL Server
2 2 (7.41%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (7.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (7.41%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (3.70%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (3.70%) SSDT
3 1 (3.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 9 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 7 (25.93%) MSBuild
3 2 (7.41%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (7.41%) Finance
2 1 (3.70%) Billing
Job Titles
1 7 (25.93%) Administrator
2 5 (18.52%) Analyst
2 5 (18.52%) Architect
3 4 (14.81%) Build and Release Engineer
3 4 (14.81%) Systems Analyst
3 4 (14.81%) Release Engineer
4 3 (11.11%) Project Manager
4 3 (11.11%) Developer
5 2 (7.41%) UI Programmer
5 2 (7.41%) UI Developer
5 2 (7.41%) Front-End Developer
5 2 (7.41%) Test Leader
6 1 (3.70%) Business Intelligence Architect
6 1 (3.70%) Application Development Manager
6 1 (3.70%) Application Development Project Manager
6 1 (3.70%) Applications Development Manager
6 1 (3.70%) Applications Manager
6 1 (3.70%) Applications Project Manager
6 1 (3.70%) Business Intelligence Manager
6 1 (3.70%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (37.04%) .NET
2 3 (11.11%) CSS
3 2 (7.41%) ASP.NET
3 2 (7.41%) WCF
3 2 (7.41%) jQuery
3 2 (7.41%) HTML
4 1 (3.70%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (14.81%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (11.11%) User Experience
3 2 (7.41%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 7 (25.93%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (25.93%) Continuous Integration
1 7 (25.93%) Capacity Planning
1 7 (25.93%) Continuous Delivery
2 4 (14.81%) Test Scripting
2 4 (14.81%) Software Architecture
2 4 (14.81%) SDLC
3 3 (11.11%) System Integration Testing
3 3 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (11.11%) Project Management
3 3 (11.11%) Service Management
3 3 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (11.11%) Content Management
3 3 (11.11%) Systems Analysis
4 2 (7.41%) Use Case
4 2 (7.41%) ITSM
4 2 (7.41%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (7.41%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (7.41%) Integration Testing
4 2 (7.41%) Test Strategy
4 2 (7.41%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 11 (40.74%) SQL
2 10 (37.04%) C#
3 5 (18.52%) PowerShell
4 3 (11.11%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (7.41%) ISEB
1 2 (7.41%) ISTQB
1 2 (7.41%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (3.70%) Degree
2 1 (3.70%) SC Cleared
2 1 (3.70%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (14.81%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (11.11%) Ektron
2 2 (7.41%) F5
2 2 (7.41%) Microsoft
2 2 (7.41%) HP
2 2 (7.41%) Remedy
2 2 (7.41%) Sitecore
3 1 (3.70%) SAP