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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Capita over the 3 months to 16 January 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
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Capita
England / North West
Rank 125 144 137
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -7
Contract jobs citing Capita 7 9 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.26% 0.23% 0.13%
As % of the Vendors category 0.58% 0.57% 0.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 8 1
Median daily rate £400 £300 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £345 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.44% -1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 1
Median hourly rate £16.00 - £16.84
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £10.61 £16.84
% change year-on-year
+50.80% -36.97%

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
1207 1576 1444
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 45.58% 40.96% 46.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 743 835 755
Median daily rate £400 £375 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +2.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £225 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £515 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+5.33% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 39 85 111
Median hourly rate £16.00 £35.00 £16.84
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-54.28% +107.90%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.90 £12.50 £10.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.25 £47.33 £34.51
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £22.50 £16.75
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +34.32%

Capita
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the North West region citing Capita as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Capita across the North West region over the 3 months to 16 January 2017.

Capita Daily Rate Histogram 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Capita within the North West region over the 3 months to 16 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cumbria +13 2 - -
Lancashire +4 2 £500 +138.09%
Merseyside - 2 - -
Manchester +9 1 £400 +9.58% 1
Capita
England

Capita
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 16 January 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 North West region with a requirement for Capita.

1 4 (44.44%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (33.33%) PCI DSS
3 2 (22.22%) Security Cleared
3 2 (22.22%) Spreadsheet
3 2 (22.22%) OPENContractor
3 2 (22.22%) BPSS Clearance
3 2 (22.22%) Finance
3 2 (22.22%) Validation
3 2 (22.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (22.22%) Supplier Management
3 2 (22.22%) Civica
3 2 (22.22%) LANDesk
3 2 (22.22%) QlikView
3 2 (22.22%) Management Information System
3 2 (22.22%) IVR
3 2 (22.22%) Active Directory
3 2 (22.22%) SQL
3 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
3 2 (22.22%) MS Office
3 2 (22.22%) SAP
3 2 (22.22%) Windows
3 2 (22.22%) CRM
3 2 (22.22%) SharePoint
4 1 (11.11%) LAN
4 1 (11.11%) WAN
4 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
4 1 (11.11%) HP
4 1 (11.11%) BCP
4 1 (11.11%) Programme Management
4 1 (11.11%) TDD

Capita
Top Related IT Skills in the North West 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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (22.22%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (22.22%) MS Office
1 2 (22.22%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (22.22%) OPENContractor
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) LAN
1 1 (11.11%) WAN
1 1 (11.11%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) QlikView
1 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
1 2 (22.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) StarTeam
General
1 2 (22.22%) Finance
2 1 (11.11%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Architect
2 2 (22.22%) Applications Support
2 2 (22.22%) IT Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Solutions Architect
2 2 (22.22%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Applications Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Applications Support Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Applications Support Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Information Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Information Security Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Lead Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Security Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Support Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Support Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Support Officer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) IVR
1 2 (22.22%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (22.22%) Windows
2 1 (11.11%) VME
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (22.22%) CRM
2 2 (22.22%) Supplier Management
2 2 (22.22%) Validation
3 1 (11.11%) BCP
3 1 (11.11%) Data Security
3 1 (11.11%) Incident Management
3 1 (11.11%) Information Security
3 1 (11.11%) Integration Testing
3 1 (11.11%) Network Architecture
3 1 (11.11%) Network Design
3 1 (11.11%) Programme Management
3 1 (11.11%) Risk Management
3 1 (11.11%) Security Architecture
3 1 (11.11%) Service Management
3 1 (11.11%) Software Engineering
3 1 (11.11%) TDD
3 1 (11.11%) Time Management
3 1 (11.11%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) SQL
2 1 (11.11%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) BPSS Clearance
1 2 (22.22%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (33.33%) PCI DSS
2 1 (11.11%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (11.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (22.22%) Active Directory
2 1 (11.11%) Virtual Machines
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) Civica
1 2 (22.22%) LANDesk
1 2 (22.22%) SAP
2 1 (11.11%) HP
2 1 (11.11%) ICL