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 31 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 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
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Capita
Rank 383 413 378
Rank change year-on-year
+30 -35
Contract jobs citing Capita 16 5 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.068% 0.021% 0.11%
As % of the Vendors category 0.15% 0.045% 0.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 5 11
Average daily rate
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£369 £425 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.23% +41.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £444 £550 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £275 £300 £313
% change year-on-year
-8.33% -4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 0 0
Average hourly rate £32.01 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 - £13.42
Vendors Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
10617 11136 11864
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 45.15% 45.90% 45.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 6689 7083 7146
Average daily rate £423 £425 £410
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.58% +3.65%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £255 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 218 287 339
Average hourly rate £19.00 £21.00 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.52% +7.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.53 £13.35 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.33 £48.00 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -2.56%
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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
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Capita across the London region over the 3 months to 31 July 2014.

Capita Daily Rate Histogram 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
Hourly Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Capita across the London region over the 3 months to 31 July 2014.

Capita Hourly Rate Histogram 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 31 July 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
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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
City of London - 6 £388 - 1
Kingston Upon Thames - - - -
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England

Capita
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 7 (30.43%) ITIL
2 6 (26.09%) SQL
2 6 (26.09%) Civica
2 6 (26.09%) Orchard
3 5 (21.74%) Northgate
3 5 (21.74%) Cisco
4 4 (17.39%) Windows
4 4 (17.39%) Web Services
4 4 (17.39%) ITIL Certification
4 4 (17.39%) Service Delivery
4 4 (17.39%) Academy Housing
4 4 (17.39%) Academy Revenues and Benefits
4 4 (17.39%) Incident Management
4 4 (17.39%) Problem Management
4 4 (17.39%) Local Government
4 4 (17.39%) Systems Analysis
5 3 (13.04%) Asset Management
5 3 (13.04%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 3 (13.04%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (13.04%) PRINCE
5 3 (13.04%) Internet
5 3 (13.04%) SQL Server
5 3 (13.04%) Business Objects
5 3 (13.04%) CRM
6 2 (8.70%) PRINCE2
6 2 (8.70%) Microsoft
6 2 (8.70%) Oracle
6 2 (8.70%) HTTP
6 2 (8.70%) SOA
6 2 (8.70%) XML

Capita
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 1 (4.35%) SharePoint
1 1 (4.35%) Lync
Applications
1 1 (4.35%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (17.39%) Academy Housing
1 4 (17.39%) Academy Revenues and Benefits
2 1 (4.35%) arcHouse
Communications & Networking
1 3 (13.04%) Internet
2 2 (8.70%) HTTP
3 1 (4.35%) VoIP
3 1 (4.35%) DHCP
3 1 (4.35%) Firewall
3 1 (4.35%) Wireless
3 1 (4.35%) VLAN
3 1 (4.35%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (13.04%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.35%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (4.35%) Ingres
2 1 (4.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (4.35%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Visual Studio
1 1 (4.35%) Oracle Forms
1 1 (4.35%) JMeter
General
1 4 (17.39%) Local Government
2 1 (4.35%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (39.13%) Analyst
2 4 (17.39%) Systems Analyst
2 4 (17.39%) Head of IT
3 3 (13.04%) Business Analyst
3 3 (13.04%) Support Analyst
3 3 (13.04%) Applications Support
3 3 (13.04%) Applications Support Analyst
4 2 (8.70%) Architect
4 2 (8.70%) Web Analyst
5 1 (4.35%) Security Officer
5 1 (4.35%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
5 1 (4.35%) Development Analyst
5 1 (4.35%) Systems Development Analyst
5 1 (4.35%) CRM Systems Analyst
5 1 (4.35%) Senior Applications Support Analyst
5 1 (4.35%) Project Officer
5 1 (4.35%) Project Manager
5 1 (4.35%) Tester
5 1 (4.35%) Developer
5 1 (4.35%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (17.39%) Web Services
2 2 (8.70%) XML
2 2 (8.70%) .NET
3 1 (4.35%) ASP.NET
3 1 (4.35%) XHTML
3 1 (4.35%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.35%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (17.39%) Windows
2 2 (8.70%) Windows 7
3 1 (4.35%) UNIX
3 1 (4.35%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (30.43%) ITIL
2 4 (17.39%) Service Delivery
2 4 (17.39%) Systems Analysis
2 4 (17.39%) Problem Management
2 4 (17.39%) Incident Management
3 3 (13.04%) Asset Management
3 3 (13.04%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (13.04%) PRINCE
3 3 (13.04%) CRM
4 2 (8.70%) SOA
4 2 (8.70%) PRINCE2
4 2 (8.70%) EAM
4 2 (8.70%) Change Management
4 2 (8.70%) Migration
4 2 (8.70%) Scrum
4 2 (8.70%) Content Management
4 2 (8.70%) Project Management
4 2 (8.70%) Use Case
4 2 (8.70%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (4.35%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (26.09%) SQL
2 2 (8.70%) C#
2 2 (8.70%) Java
2 2 (8.70%) PHP
3 1 (4.35%) PL/SQL
3 1 (4.35%) T-SQL
3 1 (4.35%) VBScript
3 1 (4.35%) VBA
Qualifications
1 4 (17.39%) ITIL Certification
2 3 (13.04%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 1 (4.35%) Degree
3 1 (4.35%) SC Cleared
3 1 (4.35%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (8.70%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (4.35%) vSphere
2 1 (4.35%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (4.35%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 6 (26.09%) Civica
1 6 (26.09%) Orchard
2 5 (21.74%) Northgate
2 5 (21.74%) Cisco
3 3 (13.04%) Business Objects
4 2 (8.70%) Oracle
4 2 (8.70%) VMware
4 2 (8.70%) Microsoft
4 2 (8.70%) HP
5 1 (4.35%) Apple
5 1 (4.35%) Anite
5 1 (4.35%) SAP
5 1 (4.35%) Comino