The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Capita products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Capita over the 3 months to 30 April 2016 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
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Capita
Rank 169 162 132
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -30
Contract jobs citing Capita 1 3 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.025% 0.077% 0.26%
As % of the Vendors category 0.055% 0.17% 0.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 1
Average daily rate - £230 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -42.50%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £336 £325
% change year-on-year
+11.52% +3.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £16.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 - £30.00
Capita
England

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

Vendors Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1805 1788 1332
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 44.87% 45.69% 43.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 1022 854 631
Average daily rate £400 £400 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £254 £230 £192
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £650 £465
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 86 110 114
Average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £24.08
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% -27.31%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.25 £11.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.17 £49.50 £44.55
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%

Capita
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

Capita Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Capita
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Capita Daily Rate Trend in the North West

Capita
Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

Capita Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

Capita
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Capita within the North West region over the 3 months to 30 April 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Cumbria - 1 - - 1
Capita
England

Capita
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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 6 (46.15%) Microsoft
1 6 (46.15%) Process Management
1 6 (46.15%) Scrum
1 6 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (46.15%) BDD
2 5 (38.46%) CSS3
2 5 (38.46%) HTML5
2 5 (38.46%) SpecFlow
2 5 (38.46%) Sitecore CMS
2 5 (38.46%) Sitecore
2 5 (38.46%) OWASP
2 5 (38.46%) Web Testing
2 5 (38.46%) EPiServer
2 5 (38.46%) AngularJS
2 5 (38.46%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (38.46%) CMS
2 5 (38.46%) Requirements Analysis
2 5 (38.46%) Web Development
2 5 (38.46%) .NET Framework
2 5 (38.46%) WCAG
2 5 (38.46%) .NET
2 5 (38.46%) C#
2 5 (38.46%) HTML
2 5 (38.46%) CSS
2 5 (38.46%) MVC
3 3 (23.08%) Finance
3 3 (23.08%) Project Management
3 3 (23.08%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (23.08%) SharePoint
4 2 (15.38%) Data Warehouse

Capita
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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 5 (38.46%) CMS
1 5 (38.46%) Sitecore CMS
2 3 (23.08%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (7.69%) MS Excel
1 1 (7.69%) MS Visio
1 1 (7.69%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Aareon QL
1 2 (15.38%) Academy Housing
1 2 (15.38%) arcHouse
1 2 (15.38%) MIS ActiveH
1 2 (15.38%) OPENHousing
1 2 (15.38%) Orchard Housing
Communications & Networking
1 2 (15.38%) Intranet
2 1 (7.69%) DNS
2 1 (7.69%) Firewall
2 1 (7.69%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (15.38%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (15.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (15.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (38.46%) SpecFlow
General
1 3 (23.08%) Finance
2 2 (15.38%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 7 (53.85%) Developer
2 5 (38.46%) .NET Developer
2 5 (38.46%) Agile .NET Developer
2 5 (38.46%) Agile Developer
3 4 (30.77%) Agile C# Developer
3 4 (30.77%) C# .NET Developer
3 4 (30.77%) C# Developer
3 4 (30.77%) HTML Developer
4 2 (15.38%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 2 (15.38%) IT Manager
4 2 (15.38%) Project Manager
4 2 (15.38%) SC Cleared Project Manager
5 1 (7.69%) .NET Software Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Agile Business Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Business Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 1 (7.69%) ICT Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Junior IT Manager
5 1 (7.69%) Junior IT Project Manager
5 1 (7.69%) SharePoint Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (38.46%) .NET
1 5 (38.46%) .NET Framework
1 5 (38.46%) AngularJS
1 5 (38.46%) CSS
1 5 (38.46%) CSS3
1 5 (38.46%) HTML
1 5 (38.46%) HTML5
2 1 (7.69%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (38.46%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (15.38%) Data Extraction
3 1 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (7.69%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.69%) Windows
1 1 (7.69%) Windows 7
1 1 (7.69%) Windows 8
1 1 (7.69%) Windows Server
1 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (46.15%) BDD
1 6 (46.15%) Process Management
1 6 (46.15%) Scrum
2 5 (38.46%) MVC
2 5 (38.46%) OWASP
2 5 (38.46%) Requirements Analysis
2 5 (38.46%) Web Development
2 5 (38.46%) Web Testing
3 3 (23.08%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (23.08%) Project Management
4 2 (15.38%) Change Control
4 2 (15.38%) Data Modelling
4 2 (15.38%) Document Management
4 2 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (7.69%) Data Entry
5 1 (7.69%) Front End Development
5 1 (7.69%) People Management
5 1 (7.69%) User Stories
5 1 (7.69%) Web Operations
Programming Languages
1 5 (38.46%) C#
2 2 (15.38%) SQL
2 2 (15.38%) T-SQL
3 1 (7.69%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (15.38%) DV Cleared
1 2 (15.38%) SC Cleared
1 2 (15.38%) Security Cleared
2 1 (7.69%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (38.46%) WCAG
System Software
1 1 (7.69%) Active Directory
1 1 (7.69%) Terminal Services
Vendors
1 6 (46.15%) Microsoft
2 5 (38.46%) EPiServer
2 5 (38.46%) Sitecore
3 2 (15.38%) Aareon
3 2 (15.38%) Anite
3 2 (15.38%) Civica
3 2 (15.38%) Comino
3 2 (15.38%) Kypera
3 2 (15.38%) Northgate
3 2 (15.38%) Orchard
4 1 (7.69%) LANDesk
4 1 (7.69%) SAP