The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the England region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Capita
Rank 551 482 508
Rank change year-on-year
-69 +26
Contract jobs citing Capita 39 21 69
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.076% 0.049% 0.12%
As % of the Vendors category 0.17% 0.10% 0.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 15 26
Average daily rate £340 £300 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £234 £277 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £400 £448
UK excluding London average daily rate £321 £300 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.08% -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 1
Average hourly rate £23.25 £28.57 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.62% +104.08%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £28.57 £14.00
% change year-on-year
+4.99% +104.08%
Vendors Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
23526 20102 25414
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 45.83% 46.65% 45.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 13507 11052 13355
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £228
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 1049 1107 1255
Average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.89% -5.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.00 £40.00 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £18.90 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -5.50%
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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 18 April 2014.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Capita across the England region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Capita Hourly Rate Histogram 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 18 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
South East -8 12 £243 -19.16% 2
North West -9 8 £400 -
London -22 7 £363 -3.33% 4
South West -19 5 £400 +42.85%
East of England -25 3 £250 -33.33% 1
West Midlands - 2 £325 -
Yorkshire - 1 £400 -
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Capita
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 16 (25.40%) Finance
2 14 (22.22%) Windows
3 13 (20.63%) SQL
4 12 (19.05%) Microsoft
4 12 (19.05%) Civica
5 11 (17.46%) Orchard
6 9 (14.29%) Oracle
6 9 (14.29%) SQL Server
7 8 (12.70%) .NET
7 8 (12.70%) ITIL
7 8 (12.70%) Academy Housing
7 8 (12.70%) Northgate
7 8 (12.70%) Windows 7
8 7 (11.11%) Project Management
8 7 (11.11%) Migration
9 6 (9.52%) Management Information System
9 6 (9.52%) Internet
9 6 (9.52%) Web Services
9 6 (9.52%) Business Objects
9 6 (9.52%) C#
9 6 (9.52%) HTML
9 6 (9.52%) CRM
9 6 (9.52%) Systems Analysis
9 6 (9.52%) Local Government
9 6 (9.52%) User Acceptance Testing
9 6 (9.52%) Integration Testing
9 6 (9.52%) Security Cleared
10 5 (7.94%) SC Cleared
10 5 (7.94%) Java
10 5 (7.94%) ASP.NET

Capita
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 4 (6.35%) SharePoint
2 3 (4.76%) Moodle
2 3 (4.76%) Sakai Project
2 3 (4.76%) MS Exchange
3 2 (3.17%) IIS
3 2 (3.17%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (1.59%) SharePoint Server
4 1 (1.59%) Lync
4 1 (1.59%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (1.59%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 4 (6.35%) MS Office
1 4 (6.35%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.17%) MS Project
3 1 (1.59%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 8 (12.70%) Academy Housing
2 4 (6.35%) Academy Revenues and Benefits
2 4 (6.35%) arcHouse
3 1 (1.59%) Oracle CRM
3 1 (1.59%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.59%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (9.52%) Internet
2 2 (3.17%) IP Telephony
3 1 (1.59%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.59%) DNS
3 1 (1.59%) VoIP
3 1 (1.59%) SMTP
3 1 (1.59%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (4.76%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (3.17%) Crystal Reports
3 2 (3.17%) MySQL
3 2 (3.17%) Ingres
3 2 (3.17%) MS Access
3 2 (3.17%) SAP Data Services
3 2 (3.17%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (1.59%) Spotfire
4 1 (1.59%) DataStage
4 1 (1.59%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.59%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (1.59%) EDRMS
Development Applications
1 2 (3.17%) JMeter
1 2 (3.17%) MSI
1 2 (3.17%) LoadRunner
1 2 (3.17%) SoapUI
1 2 (3.17%) JIRA
2 1 (1.59%) PowerBuilder
2 1 (1.59%) Oracle Forms
General
1 16 (25.40%) Finance
2 6 (9.52%) Local Government
3 3 (4.76%) Multimedia
4 1 (1.59%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (1.59%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 28 (44.44%) Analyst
2 8 (12.70%) Applications Support
3 7 (11.11%) Support Analyst
3 7 (11.11%) Business Analyst
3 7 (11.11%) Applications Support Analyst
4 5 (7.94%) Project Manager
4 5 (7.94%) Administrator
5 4 (6.35%) Senior Analyst
5 4 (6.35%) Developer
5 4 (6.35%) Test Analyst
5 4 (6.35%) Systems Analyst
6 3 (4.76%) Senior Applications Support Analyst
6 3 (4.76%) Architect
6 3 (4.76%) Tester
6 3 (4.76%) Senior Support Analyst
7 2 (3.17%) Data Analyst
7 2 (3.17%) Information Analyst
7 2 (3.17%) Service Manager
7 2 (3.17%) Systems Manager
7 2 (3.17%) Performance Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (12.70%) .NET
2 6 (9.52%) Web Services
2 6 (9.52%) HTML
3 5 (7.94%) ASP.NET
4 3 (4.76%) SOAP
5 2 (3.17%) XHTML
5 2 (3.17%) Application Packaging
5 2 (3.17%) WCF
6 1 (1.59%) RESTful
6 1 (1.59%) JDBC
6 1 (1.59%) XML
6 1 (1.59%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 6 (9.52%) Management Information System
2 3 (4.76%) Computer Science
2 3 (4.76%) Photography
2 3 (4.76%) Learning Management System
2 3 (4.76%) E-Learning
3 2 (3.17%) Blackberry
3 2 (3.17%) Mobile App
3 2 (3.17%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (3.17%) Open Source
3 2 (3.17%) iPad
3 2 (3.17%) iPhone
4 1 (1.59%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 14 (22.22%) Windows
2 8 (12.70%) Windows 7
3 4 (6.35%) Windows XP
4 2 (3.17%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (3.17%) UNIX
4 2 (3.17%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.59%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (12.70%) ITIL
2 7 (11.11%) Project Management
2 7 (11.11%) Migration
3 6 (9.52%) CRM
3 6 (9.52%) Systems Analysis
3 6 (9.52%) User Acceptance Testing
3 6 (9.52%) Integration Testing
4 5 (7.94%) PRINCE2
4 5 (7.94%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (6.35%) Data Migration
5 4 (6.35%) Test Scripting
6 3 (4.76%) Software Testing
6 3 (4.76%) Incident Management
6 3 (4.76%) Logistics
6 3 (4.76%) User Stories
6 3 (4.76%) UML
6 3 (4.76%) Service Delivery
6 3 (4.76%) BPR
6 3 (4.76%) Disaster Recovery
6 3 (4.76%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 13 (20.63%) SQL
2 6 (9.52%) C#
3 5 (7.94%) Java
4 3 (4.76%) JavaScript
5 2 (3.17%) C++
5 2 (3.17%) VBScript
5 2 (3.17%) VB.NET
5 2 (3.17%) VBA
5 2 (3.17%) Python
6 1 (1.59%) PowerShell
6 1 (1.59%) C
6 1 (1.59%) T-SQL
6 1 (1.59%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (9.52%) Security Cleared
2 5 (7.94%) SC Cleared
3 4 (6.35%) ITIL Certification
3 4 (6.35%) Degree
4 3 (4.76%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 2 (3.17%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 1 (1.59%) CCA
6 1 (1.59%) Citrix Certification
6 1 (1.59%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (1.59%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.17%) ISO 9002
2 1 (1.59%) QA
System Software
1 4 (6.35%) Active Directory
2 2 (3.17%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (1.59%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.59%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 2 (3.17%) AppDNA
1 2 (3.17%) HP Quality Center
1 2 (3.17%) SCCM
2 1 (1.59%) ARCserve
2 1 (1.59%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 12 (19.05%) Microsoft
1 12 (19.05%) Civica
2 11 (17.46%) Orchard
3 9 (14.29%) Oracle
4 8 (12.70%) Northgate
5 6 (9.52%) Business Objects
6 3 (4.76%) Blackboard
6 3 (4.76%) Citrix
6 3 (4.76%) Saba
7 2 (3.17%) SAP
7 2 (3.17%) Cisco
7 2 (3.17%) HP
7 2 (3.17%) Dell
7 2 (3.17%) Avaya
7 2 (3.17%) Infor
8 1 (1.59%) Comino
8 1 (1.59%) Axway
8 1 (1.59%) Kaspersky
8 1 (1.59%) Siemens
8 1 (1.59%) Apple