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 13 February 2016 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
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Capita
Rank 143 140 126
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -14
Contract jobs citing Capita 1 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.034% 0.063% 0.11%
As % of the Vendors category 0.085% 0.16% 0.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 3
Average daily rate £388 - £300
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £200 £295
% change year-on-year
+87.50% -32.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.31 £21.58 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-38.34% -38.34%
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
1174 1265 1088
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 40.23% 39.89% 41.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 771 752 631
Average daily rate £356 £375 £355
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.06% +5.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £220 £189
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £538 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 74 72 56
Average hourly rate £18.50 £22.69 £15.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.46% +44.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.03 £12.95
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.50 £44.50 £31.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+22.85% +6.06%

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 13 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 - 1 £388 -
Capita
England

Capita
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 (60.00%) MS Office
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (40.00%) Linux
2 2 (40.00%) Finance
2 2 (40.00%) Degree
2 2 (40.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (40.00%) Business Analysis
2 2 (40.00%) Cisco
3 1 (20.00%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (20.00%) Requirements Management
3 1 (20.00%) Systems Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) Information Assurance
3 1 (20.00%) BDD
3 1 (20.00%) User Stories
3 1 (20.00%) Coaching
3 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (20.00%) SDLC
3 1 (20.00%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (20.00%) Risk Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) QMS
3 1 (20.00%) BPMN
3 1 (20.00%) Data Protection
3 1 (20.00%) DV Cleared
3 1 (20.00%) Scrum
3 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (20.00%) Quality Management
3 1 (20.00%) Process Management
3 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (20.00%) BT
3 1 (20.00%) Risk Management

Capita
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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.

Applications
1 3 (60.00%) MS Office
2 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (20.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (20.00%) MS Visio
General
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) Business Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) Network Planner
2 1 (20.00%) Agile Business Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Documentation Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Life and Pensions Business Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Pensions Business Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Project Officer
2 1 (20.00%) Project Support Officer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (20.00%) Data Protection Act
1 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (20.00%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Business Analysis
2 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (20.00%) BDD
2 1 (20.00%) BPMN
2 1 (20.00%) Coaching
2 1 (20.00%) Data Protection
2 1 (20.00%) Information Assurance
2 1 (20.00%) Process Management
2 1 (20.00%) Project Management
2 1 (20.00%) QMS
2 1 (20.00%) Quality Management
2 1 (20.00%) Requirements Management
2 1 (20.00%) Risk Analysis
2 1 (20.00%) Risk Management
2 1 (20.00%) Scrum
2 1 (20.00%) SDLC
2 1 (20.00%) Systems Analysis
2 1 (20.00%) User Stories
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) Degree
1 2 (40.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (20.00%) DV Cleared
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (40.00%) Cisco
3 1 (20.00%) BT
3 1 (20.00%) HP