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 3 September 2015 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
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Capita
Rank 254 247 236
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -11
Contract jobs citing Capita 15 11 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.15% 0.12% 0.023%
As % of the Vendors category 0.32% 0.25% 0.047%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 2
Average daily rate
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£313 £285 £291
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.64% -2.14%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £319 £275
% change year-on-year
+9.80% +15.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £25.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £9.23 £21.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-56.04% -16.00%
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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 South East region.

Vendors Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
4713 4319 4277
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 47.63% 46.36% 48.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 2714 2239 2149
Average daily rate £375 £350 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -4.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £215 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £506 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 208 251 259
Average hourly rate £20.00 £17.00 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.64% -12.82%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.35 £11.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £45.00 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.75 £19.00 £19.49
% change year-on-year
-1.31% -2.51%

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 3 September 2015. 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
Berkshire - 10 £313 -
Surrey -1 3 - -
Hampshire -8 1 - -
Buckinghamshire - 1 £350 -
Capita
England

Capita
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, 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 13 (32.50%) SQL
2 10 (25.00%) .NET
2 10 (25.00%) C#
3 9 (22.50%) Team Foundation Server
4 8 (20.00%) QA
5 7 (17.50%) SQL Server
5 7 (17.50%) Windows
5 7 (17.50%) Continuous Integration
5 7 (17.50%) Capacity Planning
5 7 (17.50%) MSBuild
5 7 (17.50%) Continuous Delivery
5 7 (17.50%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
6 5 (12.50%) PowerShell
6 5 (12.50%) User Experience
7 4 (10.00%) SDLC
7 4 (10.00%) Software Architecture
7 4 (10.00%) Test Scripting
7 4 (10.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 4 (10.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 4 (10.00%) Data Modelling
7 4 (10.00%) Microsoft
7 4 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
8 3 (7.50%) Service Management
8 3 (7.50%) Disaster Recovery
8 3 (7.50%) Management Information System
8 3 (7.50%) JavaScript
8 3 (7.50%) CSS
8 3 (7.50%) MS Office
8 3 (7.50%) Content Management

Capita
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, 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 (5.00%) SharePoint
1 2 (5.00%) CMS
2 1 (2.50%) Sitecore CMS
2 1 (2.50%) Documentum
2 1 (2.50%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 3 (7.50%) MS Office
2 2 (5.00%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.50%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 3 (7.50%) Orchard Housing
1 3 (7.50%) Aareon QL
1 3 (7.50%) OPENHousing
1 3 (7.50%) MIS ActiveH
1 3 (7.50%) Northgate Housing
1 3 (7.50%) Academy Housing
1 3 (7.50%) arcHouse
2 2 (5.00%) Remedy ITSM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (17.50%) SQL Server
2 4 (10.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 4 (10.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 3 (7.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (7.50%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 2 (5.00%) Relational Database
4 2 (5.00%) Crystal Reports
4 2 (5.00%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (5.00%) RDBMS
5 1 (2.50%) EDMS
5 1 (2.50%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (2.50%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 9 (22.50%) Team Foundation Server
2 7 (17.50%) MSBuild
3 2 (5.00%) Visual Studio
4 1 (2.50%) Toad
General
1 3 (7.50%) Finance
2 1 (2.50%) Billing
2 1 (2.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (22.50%) Analyst
2 8 (20.00%) Architect
3 7 (17.50%) Administrator
4 6 (15.00%) Developer
5 4 (10.00%) Release Engineer
5 4 (10.00%) Build and Release Engineer
6 3 (7.50%) Systems Analyst
6 3 (7.50%) Project Manager
7 2 (5.00%) Business Analyst
7 2 (5.00%) Data Architect
7 2 (5.00%) Support Analyst
7 2 (5.00%) Applications Support
7 2 (5.00%) Applications Support Analyst
7 2 (5.00%) UI Developer
7 2 (5.00%) Front-End Developer
7 2 (5.00%) Designer
7 2 (5.00%) Test Leader
7 2 (5.00%) Mobile Applications Developer
7 2 (5.00%) Mobile Developer
7 2 (5.00%) Xamarin Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (25.00%) .NET
2 3 (7.50%) CSS
3 2 (5.00%) ASP.NET
3 2 (5.00%) WCF
3 2 (5.00%) jQuery
3 2 (5.00%) HTML
4 1 (2.50%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (17.50%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (12.50%) User Experience
3 3 (7.50%) Management Information System
3 3 (7.50%) Reference Data
4 2 (5.00%) Mobile App
4 2 (5.00%) Freedom of Information
Operating Systems
1 7 (17.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (17.50%) Continuous Integration
1 7 (17.50%) Capacity Planning
1 7 (17.50%) Continuous Delivery
2 5 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (10.00%) Data Modelling
3 4 (10.00%) Test Scripting
3 4 (10.00%) Software Architecture
3 4 (10.00%) SDLC
4 3 (7.50%) System Integration Testing
4 3 (7.50%) Systems Analysis
4 3 (7.50%) Content Management
4 3 (7.50%) Service Management
4 3 (7.50%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (5.00%) GAP Analysis
5 2 (5.00%) ITSM
5 2 (5.00%) Migration
5 2 (5.00%) Project Management
5 2 (5.00%) Data Management
5 2 (5.00%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 13 (32.50%) SQL
2 10 (25.00%) C#
3 5 (12.50%) PowerShell
4 3 (7.50%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (5.00%) ISEB
1 2 (5.00%) ISTQB
1 2 (5.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (2.50%) Degree
2 1 (2.50%) SC Cleared
2 1 (2.50%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (20.00%) QA
2 2 (5.00%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 4 (10.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (7.50%) Northgate
2 3 (7.50%) Civica
2 3 (7.50%) Orchard
2 3 (7.50%) Ektron
2 3 (7.50%) Aareon
2 3 (7.50%) Kypera
3 2 (5.00%) F5
3 2 (5.00%) Xamarin
3 2 (5.00%) Sitecore
3 2 (5.00%) HP
3 2 (5.00%) Remedy
3 2 (5.00%) Hummingbird
4 1 (2.50%) SAP