The table below looks at the statistics 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 19 December 2014 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Capita
Rank - 416 363
Contract jobs citing Capita 0 8 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London - 0.033% 0.084%
As % of the Vendors category - 0.072% 0.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 8
Average daily rate
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- £313 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +13.63%
UK excluding London average daily rate £225 £300 £350
% change year-on-year
-25.00% -14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Average hourly rate - £27.56 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.84 - £16.25
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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 London region.

Vendors Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
10261 11129 9889
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 44.51% 45.89% 46.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 7014 7313 6197
Average daily rate £425 £425 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £580 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 246 230 300
Average hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% -10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.20 £31.70 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.40 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+2.35% -10.52%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 4 (33.33%) SQL
1 4 (33.33%) ITIL
2 3 (25.00%) Windows
2 3 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (25.00%) Firewall
2 3 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (25.00%) HP
2 3 (25.00%) PRINCE
2 3 (25.00%) Internet
2 3 (25.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 3 (25.00%) VMware
2 3 (25.00%) Civica
2 3 (25.00%) Academy Housing
2 3 (25.00%) Academy Revenues and Benefits
2 3 (25.00%) Orchard
2 3 (25.00%) Systems Analysis
2 3 (25.00%) Web Services
2 3 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (25.00%) vSphere
2 3 (25.00%) Software Deployment
2 3 (25.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 3 (25.00%) Line Management
3 2 (16.67%) Local Government
3 2 (16.67%) Business Objects
4 1 (8.33%) JMeter
4 1 (8.33%) Finance
4 1 (8.33%) Migration
4 1 (8.33%) DHCP

Capita
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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.

Business Applications
1 3 (25.00%) Academy Housing
1 3 (25.00%) Academy Revenues and Benefits
Communications & Networking
1 3 (25.00%) Firewall
1 3 (25.00%) Internet
2 1 (8.33%) DHCP
2 1 (8.33%) VLAN
2 1 (8.33%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (8.33%) MySQL
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) JMeter
1 1 (8.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (16.67%) Local Government
2 1 (8.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (33.33%) Analyst
2 3 (25.00%) Support Analyst
2 3 (25.00%) Applications Support
2 3 (25.00%) Administrator
2 3 (25.00%) Applications Support Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (8.33%) DBA
4 1 (8.33%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (8.33%) Test Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) Tester
4 1 (8.33%) Junior
4 1 (8.33%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Junior Oracle DBA
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Applications Support Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Project Officer
4 1 (8.33%) Security Officer
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Support Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Project Support Officer
4 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (25.00%) Web Services
2 1 (8.33%) .NET
Operating Systems
1 3 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) ITIL
2 3 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (25.00%) PRINCE
2 3 (25.00%) Systems Analysis
2 3 (25.00%) Software Deployment
2 3 (25.00%) Line Management
3 1 (8.33%) Migration
3 1 (8.33%) PRINCE2
3 1 (8.33%) Project Management
3 1 (8.33%) Financial Analysis
3 1 (8.33%) Project Planning
3 1 (8.33%) Performance Testing
3 1 (8.33%) Test Management
3 1 (8.33%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 4 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (8.33%) C#
2 1 (8.33%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (25.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 1 (8.33%) SC Cleared
2 1 (8.33%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 3 (25.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (25.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (25.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (8.33%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (25.00%) HP
1 3 (25.00%) VMware
1 3 (25.00%) Civica
1 3 (25.00%) Orchard
2 2 (16.67%) Business Objects
3 1 (8.33%) Cisco
3 1 (8.33%) SAP
3 1 (8.33%) Oracle