The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of Capita products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Capita over the 3 months to 24 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 London 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
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Capita
Rank 386 375 380
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +5
Contract jobs citing Capita 7 6 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.030% 0.028% 0.15%
As % of the Vendors category 0.067% 0.061% 0.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 4 10
Average daily rate £363 £375 £355
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% +5.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £345 £280 £289
10% offered a daily rate of more than £383 £400 £461
UK excluding London average daily rate £321 £300 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.08% -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £16.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £28.57 £14.00
% change year-on-year
+4.99% +104.08%
Vendors Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
10430 9910 12084
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 44.63% 45.80% 43.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 6815 6259 7339
Average daily rate £425 £425 £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £253 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £588 £588
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 209 257 293
Average hourly rate £19.00 £19.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -5.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £12.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.50 £44.50 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -
Capita
England

Capita
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Capita Jobs Demand Trend in London

Capita
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Capita Daily Rate Trend in London

Capita
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Capita Hourly Rate Trend in London

Capita
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Capita within the London region over the 3 months to 24 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
City of London - 2 £388 - 1
Sidcup - - - -
Capita
England

Capita
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 10 (58.82%) Civica
2 8 (47.06%) Orchard
3 6 (35.29%) Academy Housing
4 5 (29.41%) Business Objects
4 5 (29.41%) Web Services
5 4 (23.53%) ITIL
5 4 (23.53%) Internet
5 4 (23.53%) Systems Analysis
5 4 (23.53%) Northgate
6 3 (17.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (17.65%) Academy Revenues and Benefits
6 3 (17.65%) SharePoint
6 3 (17.65%) Microsoft
6 3 (17.65%) Windows
6 3 (17.65%) ASP.NET
6 3 (17.65%) SQL
6 3 (17.65%) .NET
6 3 (17.65%) SQL Server
7 2 (11.76%) Crystal Reports
7 2 (11.76%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (11.76%) VB.NET
7 2 (11.76%) Cisco
7 2 (11.76%) arcHouse
7 2 (11.76%) SQL Server 2005
7 2 (11.76%) Incident Management
7 2 (11.76%) Problem Management
7 2 (11.76%) Local Government
7 2 (11.76%) PRINCE
7 2 (11.76%) Service Delivery
7 2 (11.76%) Disaster Recovery

Capita
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 3 (17.65%) SharePoint
2 1 (5.88%) Lync
Business Applications
1 6 (35.29%) Academy Housing
2 3 (17.65%) Academy Revenues and Benefits
3 2 (11.76%) arcHouse
Communications & Networking
1 4 (23.53%) Internet
2 1 (5.88%) Wireless
2 1 (5.88%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (17.65%) SQL Server
1 3 (17.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (11.76%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (11.76%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (11.76%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (5.88%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (5.88%) PowerBuilder
General
1 2 (11.76%) Finance
1 2 (11.76%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 6 (35.29%) Analyst
2 4 (23.53%) Support Analyst
2 4 (23.53%) Applications Support
2 4 (23.53%) Applications Support Analyst
3 3 (17.65%) Senior Analyst
3 3 (17.65%) Senior Support Analyst
3 3 (17.65%) Developer
3 3 (17.65%) Senior Applications Support Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) SharePoint Administrator
4 2 (11.76%) Head of IT
4 2 (11.76%) Administrator
5 1 (5.88%) Architect
5 1 (5.88%) Project Manager
5 1 (5.88%) Business Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Business Systems Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Systems Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Analyst Programmer
5 1 (5.88%) Programmer
5 1 (5.88%) SQL Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (29.41%) Web Services
2 3 (17.65%) .NET
2 3 (17.65%) ASP.NET
3 1 (5.88%) XML
3 1 (5.88%) XSLT
3 1 (5.88%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.88%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (17.65%) Windows
2 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (23.53%) ITIL
1 4 (23.53%) Systems Analysis
2 2 (11.76%) Incident Management
2 2 (11.76%) Problem Management
2 2 (11.76%) Integration Testing
2 2 (11.76%) Change Control
2 2 (11.76%) Procure-to-pay
2 2 (11.76%) PRINCE
2 2 (11.76%) Service Delivery
2 2 (11.76%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (11.76%) Validation
3 1 (5.88%) Migration
3 1 (5.88%) BPR
3 1 (5.88%) PRINCE2
3 1 (5.88%) CRM
3 1 (5.88%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (5.88%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (17.65%) SQL
2 2 (11.76%) VB.NET
3 1 (5.88%) T-SQL
3 1 (5.88%) C#
3 1 (5.88%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (11.76%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (5.88%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 10 (58.82%) Civica
2 8 (47.06%) Orchard
3 5 (29.41%) Business Objects
4 4 (23.53%) Northgate
5 3 (17.65%) Microsoft
6 2 (11.76%) Cisco
6 2 (11.76%) Infor
7 1 (5.88%) Comino
7 1 (5.88%) Oracle
7 1 (5.88%) Apple
7 1 (5.88%) Anite
7 1 (5.88%) VMware