The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Capita products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Capita over the 3 months to 26 March 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
26 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Capita
Rank 545 517 499
Rank change year-on-year
-28 -18
Contract jobs citing Capita 23 32 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.047% 0.067% 0.051%
As % of the Vendors category 0.10% 0.15% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 10 14
Average daily rate
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£328 £340 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.67% +13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £227 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £443 £400 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £328 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+0.76% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 2
Average hourly rate - £23.25 £28.57
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -18.62%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £30.00 £28.57
% change year-on-year
- +4.99%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the England region.

Vendors Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
22230 21737 19047
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 45.44% 45.49% 46.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 12892 12225 10467
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £223 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 952 1005 1085
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -7.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.35 £11.23 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £42.50 £37.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £18.46
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -5.20%

Capita
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Capita Jobs Demand Trend in England

Capita
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Capita Daily Rate Trend in England

Capita
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Capita across the England region over the 3 months to 26 March 2015.

Capita Daily Rate Histogram in England

Capita
Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Capita across the England region.

Capita Hourly Rate Trend in England

Capita
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Capita within the England region over the 3 months to 26 March 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
South East -12 7 £425 +66.66% 2
East Midlands +2 6 - -
West Midlands -6 3 - -
North West -27 2 £230 -42.50% 1
London -2 1 - - 4
Yorkshire -10 1 - - 2
East of England - - - -
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Capita
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 26 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England 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 13 (28.26%) SQL
2 12 (26.09%) .NET
3 10 (21.74%) SQL Server
3 10 (21.74%) Business Intelligence
4 9 (19.57%) Windows
4 9 (19.57%) CMS
5 8 (17.39%) OpenText
5 8 (17.39%) RedDot
5 8 (17.39%) Publishing
5 8 (17.39%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (17.39%) Content Management
5 8 (17.39%) Ajax
5 8 (17.39%) Web 2.0
5 8 (17.39%) Google
5 8 (17.39%) Web Development
5 8 (17.39%) jQuery
5 8 (17.39%) OOP
5 8 (17.39%) IIS
5 8 (17.39%) Visual Studio
5 8 (17.39%) XHTML
5 8 (17.39%) HTML
5 8 (17.39%) JavaScript
5 8 (17.39%) ASP.NET
5 8 (17.39%) CSS
5 8 (17.39%) Web Services
5 8 (17.39%) XML
5 8 (17.39%) XSD
5 8 (17.39%) XSLT
5 8 (17.39%) Adobe
5 8 (17.39%) W3C

Capita
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 26 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England 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 9 (19.57%) CMS
2 8 (17.39%) IIS
3 4 (8.70%) BizTalk Server
4 3 (6.52%) SharePoint
5 1 (2.17%) Sitecore CMS
5 1 (2.17%) Lync
5 1 (2.17%) MS Exchange
5 1 (2.17%) SAS
5 1 (2.17%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 8 (17.39%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 7 (15.22%) MS Excel
3 5 (10.87%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (10.87%) Academy Housing
2 4 (8.70%) arcHouse
3 1 (2.17%) Academy Revenues and Benefits
Communications & Networking
1 8 (17.39%) Intranet
2 3 (6.52%) VPN
3 1 (2.17%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (2.17%) RFID
3 1 (2.17%) Firewall
3 1 (2.17%) Broadband
3 1 (2.17%) LAN
3 1 (2.17%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (21.74%) SQL Server
2 3 (6.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (2.17%) SAS Data Integration Studio
3 1 (2.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (2.17%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (2.17%) Base SAS
3 1 (2.17%) SAS Enterprise Guide
3 1 (2.17%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (2.17%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 8 (17.39%) Visual Studio
1 8 (17.39%) Axure RP
2 1 (2.17%) Toad
General
1 8 (17.39%) Publishing
2 6 (13.04%) Finance
3 5 (10.87%) Back Office
4 2 (4.35%) Local Government
4 2 (4.35%) Legal
4 2 (4.35%) Telecoms
5 1 (2.17%) Banking
5 1 (2.17%) Billing
Job Titles
1 9 (19.57%) Developer
2 7 (15.22%) CMS Developer
2 7 (15.22%) Architect
3 6 (13.04%) Analyst
3 6 (13.04%) Environment Manager
4 5 (10.87%) Hybris Consultant
4 5 (10.87%) Implementation Consultant
4 5 (10.87%) Consultant
5 3 (6.52%) Designer
5 3 (6.52%) Administrator
5 3 (6.52%) Applications Architect
5 3 (6.52%) Project Manager
6 2 (4.35%) Systems Support
6 2 (4.35%) Systems Administrator
6 2 (4.35%) Contracts Manager
6 2 (4.35%) Data Analyst
6 2 (4.35%) UX Developer
7 1 (2.17%) SAS Architect
7 1 (2.17%) Procurement Administrator
7 1 (2.17%) Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (26.09%) .NET
2 8 (17.39%) Ajax
2 8 (17.39%) jQuery
2 8 (17.39%) XHTML
2 8 (17.39%) HTML
2 8 (17.39%) ASP.NET
2 8 (17.39%) CSS
2 8 (17.39%) Web Services
2 8 (17.39%) XML
2 8 (17.39%) XSD
2 8 (17.39%) XSLT
2 8 (17.39%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (2.17%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 8 (17.39%) Web 2.0
1 8 (17.39%) W3C
1 8 (17.39%) User Experience
2 5 (10.87%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (8.70%) Management Information System
3 4 (8.70%) CMDB
4 3 (6.52%) Clustering
5 1 (2.17%) Data Integration
5 1 (2.17%) IVR
5 1 (2.17%) Freedom of Information
5 1 (2.17%) Smartphone
5 1 (2.17%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 9 (19.57%) Windows
2 4 (8.70%) Linux
3 3 (6.52%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (2.17%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (2.17%) Windows 8
4 1 (2.17%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (21.74%) Business Intelligence
2 8 (17.39%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (17.39%) Content Management
2 8 (17.39%) Web Development
2 8 (17.39%) OOP
2 8 (17.39%) Rapid Prototyping
3 6 (13.04%) Customer Engagement
4 5 (10.87%) Migration
5 4 (8.70%) Project Management
5 4 (8.70%) Change Control
5 4 (8.70%) Capacity Management
5 4 (8.70%) Load Balancing
6 2 (4.35%) ITIL
6 2 (4.35%) Service Delivery
6 2 (4.35%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (4.35%) Supplier Management
6 2 (4.35%) Data Analysis
6 2 (4.35%) Statistical Analysis
6 2 (4.35%) Requirements Analysis
6 2 (4.35%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 13 (28.26%) SQL
2 8 (17.39%) JavaScript
3 3 (6.52%) VBA
4 1 (2.17%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (2.17%) ISTQB
1 1 (2.17%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.52%) QA
2 2 (4.35%) COBIT
System Software
1 1 (2.17%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (2.17%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (2.17%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 8 (17.39%) OpenText
1 8 (17.39%) RedDot
1 8 (17.39%) Google
1 8 (17.39%) Adobe
2 5 (10.87%) hybris
2 5 (10.87%) Northgate
2 5 (10.87%) Civica
2 5 (10.87%) Orchard
2 5 (10.87%) SAP
3 3 (6.52%) Microsoft
3 3 (6.52%) Anite
3 3 (6.52%) Amdocs
3 3 (6.52%) Comino
3 3 (6.52%) Oracle
4 2 (4.35%) IBM
5 1 (2.17%) Sitecore
5 1 (2.17%) BT
5 1 (2.17%) VMware
5 1 (2.17%) Cisco
5 1 (2.17%) Citrix
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