The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of Capita products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Capita over the 3 months to 25 July 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 Leeds 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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Capita
Rank 75 76 -
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -
Contract jobs citing Capita 3 5 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.29% 0.55% -
As % of the Vendors category 0.72% 1.12% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 4 0
Average daily rate
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£275 £400 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-31.25% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £275 £331 £326
% change year-on-year
-16.98% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 - £13.42
Vendors Category
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
418 446 553
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 40.23% 49.17% 49.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 268 241 310
Average daily rate £325 £310 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.83% -1.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £137 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £466 £425 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 21 23
Average hourly rate £15.00 £36.00 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-58.33% +140.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.35 £11.45 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £45.00 £32.17
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-10.25% +2.63%
Capita
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Capita
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

Capita Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

Capita
Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Capita Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

Capita
Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Capita across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014.

Capita Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

Capita
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds 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 3 (75.00%) C++
1 3 (75.00%) Test Management
1 3 (75.00%) Performance Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Integration Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Performance Analysis
2 2 (50.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 2 (50.00%) Video on Demand
2 2 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (50.00%) QA
2 2 (50.00%) C
2 2 (50.00%) Perl
2 2 (50.00%) Linux
2 2 (50.00%) Client/Server
2 2 (50.00%) MPEG
2 2 (50.00%) Ethernet
2 2 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (50.00%) ISEB
2 2 (50.00%) Tcl
2 2 (50.00%) DVB
2 2 (50.00%) Software Testing
2 2 (50.00%) IPTV
2 2 (50.00%) VLAN
2 2 (50.00%) ISTQB
2 2 (50.00%) Degree
3 1 (25.00%) JIRA
3 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (25.00%) Risk Management
3 1 (25.00%) JMeter
3 1 (25.00%) NHS

Capita
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds 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.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) Ethernet
1 2 (50.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (50.00%) DVB
1 2 (50.00%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) MySQL
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) LoadRunner
1 1 (25.00%) JMeter
1 1 (25.00%) JIRA
1 1 (25.00%) SoapUI
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Systems Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Test Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Systems Test Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Integration Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Systems Integration Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Performance Tester
2 1 (25.00%) Tester
2 1 (25.00%) Programme Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) .NET
1 1 (25.00%) SOAP
1 1 (25.00%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Client/Server
1 2 (50.00%) MPEG
1 2 (50.00%) IPTV
1 2 (50.00%) Computer Science
1 2 (50.00%) Video on Demand
2 1 (25.00%) Open Source
2 1 (25.00%) NHS
2 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Test Management
1 3 (75.00%) Performance Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Integration Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Performance Analysis
2 2 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (50.00%) Software Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Risk Management
3 1 (25.00%) Programme Management
3 1 (25.00%) Test Automation
3 1 (25.00%) Product Management
3 1 (25.00%) Waterfall
3 1 (25.00%) Change Control
3 1 (25.00%) Dependency Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) C++
2 2 (50.00%) C
2 2 (50.00%) Perl
2 2 (50.00%) Tcl
3 1 (25.00%) SQL
3 1 (25.00%) Python
3 1 (25.00%) C#
3 1 (25.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) ISEB
1 2 (50.00%) ISTQB
1 2 (50.00%) Degree
1 2 (50.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) QA
2 1 (25.00%) ISO 9002
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle
1 1 (25.00%) HP
1 1 (25.00%) Citrix
1 1 (25.00%) CheckPoint