The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Capita products and/or services in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Capita over the 3 months to 29 September 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.

3 months to
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Capita
Rank 622 615 593
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -22
Contract jobs citing Capita 31 48 46
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.058% 0.083% 0.079%
As % of the Vendors category 0.13% 0.19% 0.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 27 16
Median daily rate £350 £351 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.28% +8.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £526 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £350 £313
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +12.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 7
Median hourly rate £17.95 £9.23 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+94.47% -66.43%
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £9.23 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -45.70%

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

Vendors Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
23952 25081 26332
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 44.88% 43.24% 45.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 14633 14810 14890
Median daily rate £413 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £240 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 866 1080 1192
Median hourly rate £18.00 £17.99 £18.87
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.05% -4.67%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.02 £41.55
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £18.00 £18.00

Capita
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing Capita as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Vendors category.

Capita Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Capita
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Capita within the UK.

Capita Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Capita
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Capita within the UK over the 3 months to 29 September 2016.

Capita Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Capita
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Capita within the UK.

Capita Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Capita
Top 19 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Capita within the UK over the 3 months to 29 September 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -2 30 £350 -0.28% 6
South East +21 12 £375 +20.00% 3
West Midlands -27 7 - -
Solihull - 7 - -
London -16 5 £325 -13.33%
Surrey +11 4 £280 - 1
Berkshire -2 4 - - 2
Hampshire +8 3 £388 -
Yorkshire +9 2 £350 -12.50%
Southampton - 2 £375 -
North West - 2 £475 -
City of London +9 1 £425 -12.82%
Midlands -5 1 £300 -
East Midlands - 1 £301 -
Glasgow - 1 - -
Hounslow - 1 - -
North Yorkshire - 1 - -
South Yorkshire - 1 £350 -
Scotland - 1 - - 2

Capita
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Capita also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for Capita.

1 18 (26.87%) SQL
2 13 (19.40%) Microsoft
3 11 (16.42%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (16.42%) Academy Housing
4 10 (14.93%) SQL Server
5 9 (13.43%) Finance
5 9 (13.43%) Presales
6 8 (11.94%) OPENHousing
6 8 (11.94%) Northgate
6 8 (11.94%) Workflow
6 8 (11.94%) MS Excel
7 7 (10.45%) Oracle
7 7 (10.45%) IBM
7 7 (10.45%) LAN
7 7 (10.45%) WAN
7 7 (10.45%) TOWER Software
7 7 (10.45%) BT
7 7 (10.45%) Telecoms
7 7 (10.45%) SC Cleared
7 7 (10.45%) Security Cleared
7 7 (10.45%) Customer Engagement
7 7 (10.45%) Data Centre
7 7 (10.45%) SDLC
8 6 (8.96%) Relational Database
8 6 (8.96%) QA
8 6 (8.96%) Civica
8 6 (8.96%) Orchard
8 6 (8.96%) Business Analysis
8 6 (8.96%) MVC
8 6 (8.96%) MS Visio

Capita
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (4.48%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (1.49%) CMS
2 1 (1.49%) K2 blackpearl
2 1 (1.49%) NetWeaver
2 1 (1.49%) SAP EP
2 1 (1.49%) SAS
2 1 (1.49%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.49%) WebSphere
Applications
1 8 (11.94%) MS Excel
2 6 (8.96%) MS Visio
3 5 (7.46%) MS Office
4 3 (4.48%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 11 (16.42%) Academy Housing
2 8 (11.94%) OPENHousing
3 5 (7.46%) Northgate Housing
4 4 (5.97%) Aareon QL
4 4 (5.97%) arcHouse
5 3 (4.48%) Academy Revenues and Benefits
5 3 (4.48%) MIS ActiveH
5 3 (4.48%) Orchard Housing
6 2 (2.99%) Adobe Campaign
6 2 (2.99%) Dynamics CRM
6 2 (2.99%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
7 1 (1.49%) SAP BPC
7 1 (1.49%) SAP CO
7 1 (1.49%) SAP FI
7 1 (1.49%) SAP FI/CO
7 1 (1.49%) SAP HCM
7 1 (1.49%) SAP HR
7 1 (1.49%) SAP SRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.49%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.49%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 7 (10.45%) LAN
1 7 (10.45%) WAN
2 2 (2.99%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (14.93%) SQL Server
2 6 (8.96%) Relational Database
3 5 (7.46%) RDBMS
4 4 (5.97%) Ingres
5 3 (4.48%) Oracle Database
5 3 (4.48%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (4.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (2.99%) Crystal Reports
7 1 (1.49%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (1.49%) Data Mart
7 1 (1.49%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (1.49%) Essbase
7 1 (1.49%) MS Access
7 1 (1.49%) OLAP
7 1 (1.49%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (1.49%) SAP BW
7 1 (1.49%) SQL Server 2000
7 1 (1.49%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (1.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (1.49%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 4 (5.97%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.49%) ERwin
2 1 (1.49%) JIRA
2 1 (1.49%) Oracle APEX
2 1 (1.49%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (1.49%) Subversion
2 1 (1.49%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 9 (13.43%) Finance
2 7 (10.45%) Telecoms
3 4 (5.97%) Local Government
4 3 (4.48%) Manufacturing
4 3 (4.48%) Pharmaceutical
5 2 (2.99%) Banking
6 1 (1.49%) Retail
6 1 (1.49%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 18 (26.87%) Analyst
2 14 (20.90%) Architect
3 11 (16.42%) Consultant
4 9 (13.43%) Applications Support
4 9 (13.43%) Systems Analyst
5 7 (10.45%) Network Architect
5 7 (10.45%) Telecoms Architect
6 6 (8.96%) Lead Architect
7 5 (7.46%) Support Analyst
7 5 (7.46%) Support Officer
8 3 (4.48%) Compliance Consultant
8 3 (4.48%) Senior Analyst
8 3 (4.48%) Senior Consultant
8 3 (4.48%) Solutions Architect
9 2 (2.99%) Development Manager
9 2 (2.99%) Pricing Manager
9 2 (2.99%) SAP Consultant
9 2 (2.99%) SQL Analyst
9 2 (2.99%) Technical Development Manager
9 2 (2.99%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (8.96%) .NET
2 3 (4.48%) XML
3 2 (2.99%) SOAP
3 2 (2.99%) Web Services
4 1 (1.49%) .NET Framework
4 1 (1.49%) Entity Framework
4 1 (1.49%) Java EE
4 1 (1.49%) JMS
4 1 (1.49%) Kendo UI
4 1 (1.49%) KnockoutJS
4 1 (1.49%) MDX
4 1 (1.49%) MSMQ
4 1 (1.49%) SAP Basis
4 1 (1.49%) WCF
4 1 (1.49%) WebSphere MQ
4 1 (1.49%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 7 (10.45%) Data Centre
2 2 (2.99%) IVR
2 2 (2.99%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.49%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.49%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.49%) Copywriting
3 1 (1.49%) Learning Management System
3 1 (1.49%) NHS
3 1 (1.49%) Statistics
3 1 (1.49%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 5 (7.46%) Windows
2 2 (2.99%) Windows Server
2 2 (2.99%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (2.99%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (1.49%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (16.42%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (13.43%) Presales
3 8 (11.94%) Workflow
4 7 (10.45%) Customer Engagement
4 7 (10.45%) SDLC
5 6 (8.96%) Business Analysis
5 6 (8.96%) MVC
5 6 (8.96%) Project Management
6 5 (7.46%) ERP
7 4 (5.97%) Analytics
7 4 (5.97%) Business Intelligence
7 4 (5.97%) Programme Management
7 4 (5.97%) RAD
7 4 (5.97%) Software Engineering
7 4 (5.97%) Translating Business Requirements
7 4 (5.97%) UML
8 3 (4.48%) Coaching
8 3 (4.48%) Document Management
8 3 (4.48%) Waterfall
8 3 (4.48%) Workflow Development
Programming Languages
1 18 (26.87%) SQL
2 5 (7.46%) VB
3 4 (5.97%) C
3 4 (5.97%) C++
3 4 (5.97%) Java
4 2 (2.99%) C#
4 2 (2.99%) PL/SQL
5 1 (1.49%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (10.45%) SC Cleared
1 7 (10.45%) Security Cleared
2 3 (4.48%) Degree
3 1 (1.49%) DBS Check
3 1 (1.49%) MCAD
3 1 (1.49%) MCSA
3 1 (1.49%) MCTS
3 1 (1.49%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (8.96%) QA
2 3 (4.48%) GAMP
2 3 (4.48%) GCP
2 3 (4.48%) GMP
2 3 (4.48%) GxP
3 2 (2.99%) Data Quality
3 2 (2.99%) PCI DSS
3 2 (2.99%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (5.97%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.99%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (1.49%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 13 (19.40%) Microsoft
2 8 (11.94%) Northgate
3 7 (10.45%) BT
3 7 (10.45%) IBM
3 7 (10.45%) Oracle
3 7 (10.45%) TOWER Software
4 6 (8.96%) Civica
4 6 (8.96%) Orchard
4 6 (8.96%) SAP
5 4 (5.97%) Aareon
6 3 (4.48%) Citrix
6 3 (4.48%) Kypera
7 2 (2.99%) Adobe
7 2 (2.99%) VMware
8 1 (1.49%) Cognos
8 1 (1.49%) HP
8 1 (1.49%) Hyperion
8 1 (1.49%) OpenText
8 1 (1.49%) Progress
8 1 (1.49%) TIBCO