The table below looks at the statistics 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 4 August 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
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Capita
Rank 144 141 108
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -33
Contract jobs citing Capita 2 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.061% 0.066% 0.14%
As % of the Vendors category 0.16% 0.16% 0.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 3
Average daily rate
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£200 £200 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -27.27%
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £275 £300
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £9.23 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £21.00 -
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
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 South West region.

Vendors Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1288 1234 906
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 39.33% 40.54% 42.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 786 779 528
Average daily rate £375 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £225 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £477
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 92 63 65
Average hourly rate £20.50 £20.06 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.19% +14.62%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.10 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £37.50 £35.35
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -7.89%

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
Contract Job Locations in the South 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 South West region over the 3 months to 4 August 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
Somerset +2 1 £200 -
Gloucestershire -5 1 £200 -
Cornwall - 1 - -
Capita
England

Capita
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, 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 5 (45.45%) SQL
1 5 (45.45%) ITIL
1 5 (45.45%) Windows
2 3 (27.27%) Finance
2 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (27.27%) Change Management
3 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (18.18%) Windows XP
3 2 (18.18%) Windows 7
3 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (18.18%) OPENHousing
3 2 (18.18%) OPENContractor
3 2 (18.18%) Service Delivery
3 2 (18.18%) Legal
4 1 (9.09%) Advertising
4 1 (9.09%) Asset Management
4 1 (9.09%) Freedom of Information
4 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (9.09%) Load Balancing
4 1 (9.09%) QA
4 1 (9.09%) Performance Management
4 1 (9.09%) CRM
4 1 (9.09%) PRINCE2
4 1 (9.09%) UNIX
4 1 (9.09%) Oracle
4 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
4 1 (9.09%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (9.09%) IIS
4 1 (9.09%) MS Office
4 1 (9.09%) Analytics

Capita
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, 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 1 (9.09%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (9.09%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (18.18%) OPENHousing
1 2 (18.18%) OPENContractor
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
1 1 (9.09%) Crystal Reports
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Toad
General
1 3 (27.27%) Finance
2 2 (18.18%) Legal
3 1 (9.09%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) Applications Support
2 2 (18.18%) Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) Systems Support
3 1 (9.09%) Support Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Business Systems Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Systems Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Business Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Applications Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) Technical Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) Support Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) Services Delivery Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Service Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Business Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) SQL Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Delivery Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Applications Support Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Management Information System
1 1 (9.09%) Freedom of Information
Operating Systems
1 5 (45.45%) Windows
2 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (18.18%) Windows 7
3 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (18.18%) Windows XP
4 1 (9.09%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) ITIL
2 3 (27.27%) Change Management
3 2 (18.18%) Service Delivery
4 1 (9.09%) Asset Management
4 1 (9.09%) Load Balancing
4 1 (9.09%) Performance Management
4 1 (9.09%) Analytics
4 1 (9.09%) PRINCE2
4 1 (9.09%) CRM
4 1 (9.09%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (45.45%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft