The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Capita products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Capita over the 3 months to 23 February 2017 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.

3 months to
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Capita
North West / Manchester
Rank 92 102 91
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -11
Contract jobs citing Capita 1 7 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.074% 0.39% 0.068%
As % of the Vendors category 0.19% 1.02% 0.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 7 0
Median daily rate £400 £369 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.54% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £313
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £21.58
% change year-on-year
- -25.85%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Manchester region.

Vendors Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
535 688 604
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 39.57% 38.01% 41.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 322 341 332
Median daily rate £400 £360 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £220 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £510 £523
UK excluding London median daily rate £398 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 26 27
Median hourly rate £16.00 £19.00 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.78% +35.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.43 £14.00 £10.01
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.37 £48.00 £29.20
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £21.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +20.00%

Capita
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Manchester region citing Capita as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Vendors category.

Capita Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Capita
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Capita Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

Capita
Top 11 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 23 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Capita also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Manchester region with a requirement for Capita.

1 1 (100.00%) COBOL
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
1 1 (100.00%) ICL
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) StarTeam
1 1 (100.00%) Integration Testing
1 1 (100.00%) VME
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) BPSS Clearance
1 1 (100.00%) Virtual Machines

Capita
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) StarTeam
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Lead Developer
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) VME
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Integration Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) BPSS Clearance
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Virtual Machines
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) ICL