The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of Capita products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Capita over the 3 months to 10 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the South West region.

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
10 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Capita
Rank 137 106 126
Rank change year-on-year
-31 +20
Contract jobs citing Capita 1 2 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.035% 0.096% 0.17%
As % of the Vendors category 0.081% 0.22% 0.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 3
Average daily rate
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- £313 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +4.16%
UK excluding London average daily rate £275 £400 £326
% change year-on-year
-31.25% +22.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 - £13.42
Vendors Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1236 900 1253
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 43.75% 42.98% 41.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 804 523 683
Average daily rate £368 £350 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £215 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 64 56 93
Average hourly rate £20.00 £15.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+29.03% -22.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.45 £10.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £26.75 £40.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-10.25% -2.50%
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England

Capita
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

Capita Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Capita
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Capita Daily Rate Trend in the South West

Capita
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

Capita Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

Capita
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 10 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South 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 3 (50.00%) SQL
1 3 (50.00%) MS Office
2 2 (33.33%) SOAP
2 2 (33.33%) ITIL
2 2 (33.33%) Windows
2 2 (33.33%) Python
2 2 (33.33%) CRM
2 2 (33.33%) .NET
2 2 (33.33%) MySQL
2 2 (33.33%) Oracle
2 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 2 (33.33%) Windows XP
2 2 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 2 (33.33%) ISO 9002
2 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 2 (33.33%) HP
2 2 (33.33%) Dell
2 2 (33.33%) Citrix
2 2 (33.33%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (33.33%) Avaya
2 2 (33.33%) LoadRunner
2 2 (33.33%) Blackberry
2 2 (33.33%) C#
2 2 (33.33%) C++
2 2 (33.33%) Java
2 2 (33.33%) JMeter
2 2 (33.33%) Finance
2 2 (33.33%) Migration
2 2 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management

Capita
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 10 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South 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 2 (33.33%) MS Exchange
1 2 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 3 (50.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) MySQL
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) LoadRunner
1 2 (33.33%) JMeter
1 2 (33.33%) JIRA
1 2 (33.33%) SoapUI
General
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (16.67%) Legal
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Tester
1 2 (33.33%) 2nd Line Support
1 2 (33.33%) Performance Tester
2 1 (16.67%) Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) .NET
1 2 (33.33%) SOAP
1 2 (33.33%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Blackberry
1 2 (33.33%) iPhone
1 2 (33.33%) Open Source
1 2 (33.33%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Windows
1 2 (33.33%) Windows XP
1 2 (33.33%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Migration
1 2 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
1 2 (33.33%) ITIL
1 2 (33.33%) CRM
1 2 (33.33%) Knowledge Management
1 2 (33.33%) Performance Testing
1 2 (33.33%) Test Management
1 2 (33.33%) Data Migration
1 2 (33.33%) Test Automation
1 2 (33.33%) Waterfall
2 1 (16.67%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (16.67%) Data Transformation
2 1 (16.67%) Data Protection
2 1 (16.67%) Data Cleansing
2 1 (16.67%) Data Mapping
2 1 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (16.67%) Project Management
2 1 (16.67%) Data Analysis
2 1 (16.67%) Systems Analysis
2 1 (16.67%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (33.33%) Python
2 2 (33.33%) C#
2 2 (33.33%) C++
2 2 (33.33%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) ISO 9002
System Software
1 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (33.33%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Oracle
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 2 (33.33%) HP
1 2 (33.33%) Dell
1 2 (33.33%) Citrix
1 2 (33.33%) Avaya
2 1 (16.67%) Informatica