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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Capita over the 3 months to 17 April 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
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Capita
Rank 559 558 541
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -17
Contract jobs citing Capita 34 41 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.061% 0.073% 0.047%
As % of the Vendors category 0.13% 0.16% 0.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 12 17
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£270 £340 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.58% +13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £234 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £426 £400 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £298 £321 £300
% change year-on-year
-7.39% +7.08%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 2
Average hourly rate - £23.25 £28.57
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -18.62%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £30.00 £28.57
% change year-on-year
- +4.99%

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
25415 25693 22778
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 45.47% 45.58% 46.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 14468 14335 12108
Average daily rate £400 £397 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.75% -0.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £223 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1091 1087 1211
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -7.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £42.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
- -7.89%

Capita
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Capita within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within 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 17 April 2015.

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 25 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Capita within the UK over the 3 months to 17 April 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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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
England -10 34 £270 -20.58% 9
South East -19 12 £338 +39.17% 4
Berkshire - 9 £450 - 2
North West -21 3 £230 -42.50% 2
London -1 2 £165 -54.48% 1
Manchester -5 2 £230 -42.50% 1
Hampshire -9 1 £225 -
West Yorkshire -10 1 - -
Yorkshire -17 1 - -
Southampton - 1 £225 -
Stockport - - - -
Welwyn Garden City - - - -
Bedfordshire - - - -
Reading - - - - 2
Sheffield - - - -
Hertfordshire - - - - 1
South Yorkshire - - - -
Suffolk - - - -
Surrey - - - -
Cumbria - - - - 1
Barrow-in-Furness - - - -
Bury St Edmunds - - - -
Leeds - - - -
City of London - - - -
East of England - - - - 1

Capita
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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 17 (30.36%) .NET
2 16 (28.57%) SQL
3 13 (23.21%) SQL Server
3 13 (23.21%) Windows
4 12 (21.43%) Business Intelligence
5 9 (16.07%) CMS
5 9 (16.07%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (16.07%) Content Management
5 9 (16.07%) Web Services
5 9 (16.07%) XML
5 9 (16.07%) JavaScript
5 9 (16.07%) User Experience
6 8 (14.29%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 8 (14.29%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 8 (14.29%) Google
6 8 (14.29%) Web 2.0
6 8 (14.29%) Web Development
6 8 (14.29%) jQuery
6 8 (14.29%) Rapid Prototyping
6 8 (14.29%) Axure RP
6 8 (14.29%) HTML
6 8 (14.29%) IIS
6 8 (14.29%) Visual Studio
6 8 (14.29%) ASP.NET
6 8 (14.29%) CSS
6 8 (14.29%) XSD
6 8 (14.29%) XSLT
6 8 (14.29%) OOP
6 8 (14.29%) Intranet
6 8 (14.29%) W3C

Capita
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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 9 (16.07%) CMS
2 8 (14.29%) IIS
3 5 (8.93%) BizTalk Server
4 3 (5.36%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.79%) MS Exchange
5 1 (1.79%) SAS
5 1 (1.79%) JBoss
5 1 (1.79%) IBM Notes
5 1 (1.79%) Sitecore CMS
5 1 (1.79%) Lync
Applications
1 8 (14.29%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 5 (8.93%) MS Office
3 4 (7.14%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (8.93%) Academy Housing
2 4 (7.14%) arcHouse
3 1 (1.79%) Academy Revenues and Benefits
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.79%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (14.29%) Intranet
2 3 (5.36%) VPN
3 1 (1.79%) DNS
3 1 (1.79%) SAN
3 1 (1.79%) RFID
3 1 (1.79%) Firewall
3 1 (1.79%) Wireless
3 1 (1.79%) VLAN
3 1 (1.79%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (1.79%) NAS
3 1 (1.79%) Broadband
3 1 (1.79%) LAN
3 1 (1.79%) WAN
3 1 (1.79%) DHCP
3 1 (1.79%) Ethernet
3 1 (1.79%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (23.21%) SQL Server
2 5 (8.93%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (5.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (3.57%) Relational Database
4 2 (3.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (3.57%) Crystal Reports
4 2 (3.57%) RDBMS
4 2 (3.57%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 1 (1.79%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.79%) Base SAS
5 1 (1.79%) SAS Enterprise Guide
5 1 (1.79%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.79%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (1.79%) MarkLogic
5 1 (1.79%) SAS Data Integration Studio
5 1 (1.79%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 8 (14.29%) Visual Studio
1 8 (14.29%) Axure RP
2 2 (3.57%) MSBuild
2 2 (3.57%) Toad
2 2 (3.57%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (1.79%) Eclipse
General
1 8 (14.29%) Publishing
2 5 (8.93%) Back Office
2 5 (8.93%) Finance
3 2 (3.57%) Local Government
4 1 (1.79%) Billing
4 1 (1.79%) Legal
4 1 (1.79%) Advertising
4 1 (1.79%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (19.64%) Developer
2 9 (16.07%) Architect
3 7 (12.50%) Analyst
3 7 (12.50%) CMS Developer
4 6 (10.71%) Consultant
5 5 (8.93%) Administrator
5 5 (8.93%) Applications Support
5 5 (8.93%) Implementation Consultant
5 5 (8.93%) Hybris Consultant
6 4 (7.14%) Applications Architect
6 4 (7.14%) Environment Manager
7 3 (5.36%) Project Manager
7 3 (5.36%) Designer
8 2 (3.57%) UX Developer
8 2 (3.57%) Systems Administrator
8 2 (3.57%) Systems Analyst
8 2 (3.57%) Support Analyst
8 2 (3.57%) Applications Support Analyst
9 1 (1.79%) IT Project Manager
9 1 (1.79%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (30.36%) .NET
2 9 (16.07%) Web Services
2 9 (16.07%) XML
3 8 (14.29%) XSD
3 8 (14.29%) XSLT
3 8 (14.29%) XHTML
3 8 (14.29%) Ajax
3 8 (14.29%) ASP.NET
3 8 (14.29%) CSS
3 8 (14.29%) jQuery
3 8 (14.29%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 8 (14.29%) HTML
4 1 (1.79%) J2EE
4 1 (1.79%) .NET Framework
4 1 (1.79%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 9 (16.07%) User Experience
2 8 (14.29%) Web 2.0
2 8 (14.29%) W3C
3 5 (8.93%) Management Information System
3 5 (8.93%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (5.36%) Clustering
4 3 (5.36%) CMDB
5 2 (3.57%) Freedom of Information
6 1 (1.79%) Smartphone
6 1 (1.79%) Statistics
6 1 (1.79%) Data Integration
6 1 (1.79%) Open Source
6 1 (1.79%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.79%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 13 (23.21%) Windows
2 5 (8.93%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (5.36%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (5.36%) Linux
4 2 (3.57%) Windows XP
4 2 (3.57%) Windows 7
4 2 (3.57%) Windows 8
5 1 (1.79%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.79%) Mac OS X
5 1 (1.79%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (1.79%) Windows Mobile
5 1 (1.79%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (21.43%) Business Intelligence
2 9 (16.07%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (16.07%) Content Management
3 8 (14.29%) Web Development
3 8 (14.29%) OOP
3 8 (14.29%) Rapid Prototyping
4 6 (10.71%) Customer Engagement
5 5 (8.93%) Migration
6 4 (7.14%) ITIL
6 4 (7.14%) Project Management
6 4 (7.14%) Load Balancing
7 3 (5.36%) Service Delivery
7 3 (5.36%) Change Control
7 3 (5.36%) Capacity Management
8 2 (3.57%) Mentoring
8 2 (3.57%) Capacity Planning
8 2 (3.57%) Continuous Delivery
8 2 (3.57%) Change Management
8 2 (3.57%) Disaster Recovery
8 2 (3.57%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 16 (28.57%) SQL
2 9 (16.07%) JavaScript
3 4 (7.14%) C#
4 1 (1.79%) Java
4 1 (1.79%) VBA
4 1 (1.79%) XQuery
4 1 (1.79%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (1.79%) ISEB
1 1 (1.79%) ISTQB
1 1 (1.79%) SC Cleared
1 1 (1.79%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (8.93%) QA
2 1 (1.79%) COBIT
System Software
1 2 (3.57%) Active Directory
1 2 (3.57%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.79%) Hyper-V
2 1 (1.79%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 1 (1.79%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 8 (14.29%) Adobe
1 8 (14.29%) OpenText
1 8 (14.29%) RedDot
1 8 (14.29%) Google
2 6 (10.71%) SAP
3 5 (8.93%) Microsoft
3 5 (8.93%) Northgate
3 5 (8.93%) Civica
3 5 (8.93%) Orchard
3 5 (8.93%) hybris
4 3 (5.36%) Amdocs
4 3 (5.36%) Oracle
5 2 (3.57%) Citrix
5 2 (3.57%) VMware
5 2 (3.57%) BT
5 2 (3.57%) Hummingbird
6 1 (1.79%) Anite
6 1 (1.79%) Comino
6 1 (1.79%) Lotus
6 1 (1.79%) Apple
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