The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Capita products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Capita over the 3 months to 22 September 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
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Capita
Rank 239 240 233
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -7
Contract jobs citing Capita 10 2 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.11% 0.023% 0.22%
As % of the Vendors category 0.23% 0.047% 0.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 16
Average daily rate
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£313 £291 £331
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.29% -12.07%
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £250 £300
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -16.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £25.00 £13.42
% change year-on-year
-32.00% +86.28%
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England

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

Vendors Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
4319 4271 5023
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 46.71% 49.08% 49.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 2236 2149 2169
Average daily rate £355 £370 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.05% +5.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £215 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 270 261 295
Average hourly rate £17.00 £19.00 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.52% -2.56%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.35 £11.00 £11.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £37.50 £39.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £19.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.63% +2.70%

Capita
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Capita Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Capita
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Capita Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Capita
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Capita Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Capita
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Capita within the South East region over the 3 months to 22 September 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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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
Hampshire - 7 £313 -
Surrey - 1 - -
West Sussex - 1 - -
Berkshire - - - - 2
Capita
England

Capita
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 (29.17%) Mobile App
2 6 (25.00%) Validation
2 6 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 5 (20.83%) Service Delivery
3 5 (20.83%) Finance
3 5 (20.83%) Business Analysis
3 5 (20.83%) Requirements Management
3 5 (20.83%) Requirements Analysis
4 4 (16.67%) Northgate
4 4 (16.67%) Academy Housing
4 4 (16.67%) User Stories
4 4 (16.67%) Change Management
4 4 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (16.67%) SQL
4 4 (16.67%) MS Excel
4 4 (16.67%) Microsoft
5 3 (12.50%) Project Management
5 3 (12.50%) MS Office
5 3 (12.50%) PRINCE2
5 3 (12.50%) UNIX
5 3 (12.50%) Windows
5 3 (12.50%) Oracle
5 3 (12.50%) Migration
5 3 (12.50%) Local Government
6 2 (8.33%) Civica
6 2 (8.33%) Orchard
6 2 (8.33%) arcHouse
6 2 (8.33%) MS PowerPoint
6 2 (8.33%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (8.33%) Integration Testing

Capita
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 2 (8.33%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (4.17%) MS Project Server
2 1 (4.17%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (16.67%) MS Excel
2 3 (12.50%) MS Office
3 2 (8.33%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (4.17%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (16.67%) Academy Housing
2 2 (8.33%) arcHouse
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.33%) SaaS
2 1 (4.17%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.17%) DHCP
1 1 (4.17%) TCP/IP
1 1 (4.17%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.33%) SQL Server
1 2 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (8.33%) Ingres
1 2 (8.33%) DataStage
1 2 (8.33%) Spotfire
2 1 (4.17%) Oracle Database
2 1 (4.17%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Oracle Forms
General
1 5 (20.83%) Finance
2 3 (12.50%) Local Government
3 2 (8.33%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 14 (58.33%) Analyst
2 9 (37.50%) Business Analyst
3 3 (12.50%) Applications Support
3 3 (12.50%) Support Analyst
4 2 (8.33%) Applications Support Analyst
4 2 (8.33%) IT Project Manager
4 2 (8.33%) Delivery Manager
4 2 (8.33%) Services Delivery Manager
4 2 (8.33%) Service Manager
4 2 (8.33%) Applications Manager
4 2 (8.33%) Project Manager
5 1 (4.17%) IT Support
5 1 (4.17%) Agile Business Analyst
5 1 (4.17%) Development Analyst
5 1 (4.17%) Systems Development Analyst
5 1 (4.17%) IT Technical Manager
5 1 (4.17%) Data Analyst
5 1 (4.17%) Technical Support Analyst
5 1 (4.17%) Developer
5 1 (4.17%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.33%) HTML
1 2 (8.33%) .NET
1 2 (8.33%) ASP.NET
1 2 (8.33%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (29.17%) Mobile App
2 2 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.17%) Blackberry
3 1 (4.17%) Mainframe
3 1 (4.17%) Management Information System
3 1 (4.17%) iSeries
3 1 (4.17%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 3 (12.50%) UNIX
1 3 (12.50%) Windows
2 2 (8.33%) Windows 7
3 1 (4.17%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (25.00%) Validation
1 6 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 5 (20.83%) Business Analysis
2 5 (20.83%) Requirements Management
2 5 (20.83%) Requirements Analysis
2 5 (20.83%) Service Delivery
3 4 (16.67%) Change Management
3 4 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (16.67%) User Stories
4 3 (12.50%) PRINCE2
4 3 (12.50%) Project Management
4 3 (12.50%) Migration
5 2 (8.33%) Business Continuity
5 2 (8.33%) Programme Management
5 2 (8.33%) Service Management
5 2 (8.33%) CRM
5 2 (8.33%) Systems Analysis
5 2 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (8.33%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (8.33%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (16.67%) SQL
2 2 (8.33%) VBScript
2 2 (8.33%) VBA
2 2 (8.33%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (8.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (4.17%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (4.17%) SC Cleared
2 1 (4.17%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.17%) QA
1 1 (4.17%) P3O
System Software
1 1 (4.17%) Active Directory
1 1 (4.17%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 4 (16.67%) Microsoft
1 4 (16.67%) Northgate
2 3 (12.50%) Oracle
3 2 (8.33%) IBM
3 2 (8.33%) Civica
3 2 (8.33%) Orchard
3 2 (8.33%) Axway
3 2 (8.33%) TIBCO
4 1 (4.17%) VMware
4 1 (4.17%) Citrix