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 5 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Capita
Rank 575 580 551
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -29
Contract jobs citing Capita 44 21 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.086% 0.041% 0.058%
As % of the Vendors category 0.20% 0.091% 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 7 12
Average daily rate £375 £200 £290
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+87.50% -31.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £253 £149 £221
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £324
UK excluding London average daily rate £373 £200 £295
% change year-on-year
+86.25% -32.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 5
Average hourly rate £10.61 £16.84 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-36.97% -43.88%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £10.61 £16.84 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-36.97% -51.90%

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
22182 23145 22099
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 43.13% 45.68% 45.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 13227 13479 12168
Average daily rate £400 £400 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £225 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £560 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 875 970 963
Average hourly rate £22.50 £17.50 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+28.57% +2.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £54.29 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+32.35% +3.03%

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 5 February 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 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 5 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
England +23 44 £375 +87.50% 21
London - 17 £400 - 10
North West -10 10 £365 - 1
South East 0 7 - - 2
Manchester -10 7 £369 -
Berkshire +8 6 - - 1
Yorkshire -4 6 £438 +297.72% 6
Stockport - 6 £369 -
Leeds - 6 £438 - 6
West Yorkshire - 6 £438 - 6
Croydon - 3 £400 -
South West +2 2 £319 - 1
East Sussex +3 1 - -
West Midlands -15 1 - -
North East -24 1 £425 -
Gloucestershire - 1 £250 -
Somerset - 1 £388 -
Newcastle upon Tyne - 1 £425 -
Staffordshire - 1 - -
Barnet - 1 £400 -
Preston - 1 £210 -
Taunton - 1 £388 -
Tyne and Wear - 1 £425 -
Cumbria - 1 - - 1
Lancashire - 1 £210 -

Capita
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 18 (21.18%) SQL
1 18 (21.18%) Microsoft
2 17 (20.00%) .NET
3 16 (18.82%) Finance
4 14 (16.47%) SQL Server
4 14 (16.47%) C#
5 13 (15.29%) Windows
5 13 (15.29%) Process Management
6 11 (12.94%) Project Management
7 10 (11.76%) Business Intelligence
8 9 (10.59%) Agile Software Development
9 8 (9.41%) Data Warehouse
9 8 (9.41%) Oracle
10 7 (8.24%) Stakeholder Management
10 7 (8.24%) MS Office
10 7 (8.24%) CRM
10 7 (8.24%) Citrix
10 7 (8.24%) Northgate
11 6 (7.06%) Scrum
11 6 (7.06%) Degree
11 6 (7.06%) Active Directory
11 6 (7.06%) HP
11 6 (7.06%) BDD
11 6 (7.06%) Mobile App
11 6 (7.06%) Line Management
12 5 (5.88%) Enterprise Software
12 5 (5.88%) MSBuild
12 5 (5.88%) AngularJS
12 5 (5.88%) Xamarin
12 5 (5.88%) Continuous Delivery

Capita
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 5 (5.88%) CMS
1 5 (5.88%) SharePoint
1 5 (5.88%) Sitecore CMS
2 2 (2.35%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (1.18%) WebLogic
Applications
1 7 (8.24%) MS Office
2 5 (5.88%) MS Excel
3 2 (2.35%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (1.18%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (5.88%) OPENHousing
2 4 (4.71%) Academy Housing
3 3 (3.53%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (3.53%) Northgate Housing
3 3 (3.53%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
4 2 (2.35%) Aareon QL
4 2 (2.35%) arcHouse
4 2 (2.35%) MIS ActiveH
4 2 (2.35%) Orchard Housing
5 1 (1.18%) Academy Revenues and Benefits
5 1 (1.18%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.35%) Taleo
2 1 (1.18%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (5.88%) Intranet
2 3 (3.53%) H.323
3 2 (2.35%) CTI
3 2 (2.35%) LAN
3 2 (2.35%) VoIP
3 2 (2.35%) VPN
3 2 (2.35%) WAN
4 1 (1.18%) DNS
4 1 (1.18%) Firewall
4 1 (1.18%) ISDN
4 1 (1.18%) Remote Desktop
4 1 (1.18%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.18%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (16.47%) SQL Server
2 8 (9.41%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (5.88%) SQL Server 2014
4 4 (4.71%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (3.53%) BusinessObjects
5 3 (3.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (3.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (2.35%) BusinessObjects XI
6 2 (2.35%) Oracle Reports
6 2 (2.35%) SQL Server 2000
6 2 (2.35%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (1.18%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 5 (5.88%) MSBuild
1 5 (5.88%) SpecFlow
1 5 (5.88%) Team Foundation Server
1 5 (5.88%) WiX
2 2 (2.35%) LoadRunner
3 1 (1.18%) JIRA
3 1 (1.18%) LSMW
3 1 (1.18%) PVCS
3 1 (1.18%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 16 (18.82%) Finance
2 4 (4.71%) Back Office
3 2 (2.35%) Manufacturing
3 2 (2.35%) Retail
4 1 (1.18%) General Ledger
4 1 (1.18%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 17 (20.00%) Analyst
1 17 (20.00%) Developer
2 8 (9.41%) Architect
3 7 (8.24%) .NET Developer
3 7 (8.24%) Administrator
3 7 (8.24%) Support Analyst
4 6 (7.06%) Consultant
4 6 (7.06%) Project Manager
4 6 (7.06%) Solutions Architect
5 5 (5.88%) Agile .NET Developer
5 5 (5.88%) Agile Developer
5 5 (5.88%) Applications Developer
5 5 (5.88%) Business Analyst
5 5 (5.88%) C# .NET Developer
5 5 (5.88%) C# Developer
5 5 (5.88%) Systems Analyst
5 5 (5.88%) Systems Support
5 5 (5.88%) Systems Support Analyst
5 5 (5.88%) Test Analyst
5 5 (5.88%) Xamarin Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (20.00%) .NET
2 5 (5.88%) .NET Framework
2 5 (5.88%) AngularJS
2 5 (5.88%) CSS
2 5 (5.88%) CSS3
2 5 (5.88%) HTML
2 5 (5.88%) HTML5
3 4 (4.71%) ASP.NET
3 4 (4.71%) XML
4 2 (2.35%) Web Services
5 1 (1.18%) ADO.NET
5 1 (1.18%) BAPI
5 1 (1.18%) J2EE
5 1 (1.18%) JSP
5 1 (1.18%) SAP ALE
5 1 (1.18%) SAP PI
5 1 (1.18%) SAP XI
5 1 (1.18%) Servlets
5 1 (1.18%) XML Schema
5 1 (1.18%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 6 (7.06%) Mobile App
2 5 (5.88%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (4.71%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (3.53%) Management Information System
4 3 (3.53%) NHS
5 2 (2.35%) Data Centre
5 2 (2.35%) Data Extraction
5 2 (2.35%) e-Learning
5 2 (2.35%) IVR
5 2 (2.35%) Smart Meter
5 2 (2.35%) User Experience
6 1 (1.18%) Clustering
6 1 (1.18%) Data Integration
6 1 (1.18%) Data Protection Act
6 1 (1.18%) Driving Licence
6 1 (1.18%) Freedom of Information
6 1 (1.18%) Mainframe
6 1 (1.18%) Private Cloud
6 1 (1.18%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 13 (15.29%) Windows
2 5 (5.88%) Windows Server
3 4 (4.71%) Linux
3 4 (4.71%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (3.53%) Unix
4 3 (3.53%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (2.35%) Windows 7
5 2 (2.35%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (1.18%) Android
6 1 (1.18%) Apple iOS
6 1 (1.18%) Solaris
6 1 (1.18%) VME
6 1 (1.18%) Windows 8
6 1 (1.18%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (15.29%) Process Management
2 11 (12.94%) Project Management
3 10 (11.76%) Business Intelligence
4 9 (10.59%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (8.24%) CRM
5 7 (8.24%) Stakeholder Management
6 6 (7.06%) BDD
6 6 (7.06%) Line Management
6 6 (7.06%) Scrum
7 5 (5.88%) Capacity Planning
7 5 (5.88%) Change Control
7 5 (5.88%) Continuous Delivery
7 5 (5.88%) Continuous Integration
7 5 (5.88%) MVC
7 5 (5.88%) OWASP
7 5 (5.88%) Requirements Analysis
7 5 (5.88%) Risk Management
7 5 (5.88%) Web Testing
8 4 (4.71%) Change Management
8 4 (4.71%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 18 (21.18%) SQL
2 14 (16.47%) C#
3 5 (5.88%) PowerShell
4 4 (4.71%) VB
5 3 (3.53%) VBA
6 2 (2.35%) JavaScript
6 2 (2.35%) PL/SQL
6 2 (2.35%) Shell Script
6 2 (2.35%) T-SQL
7 1 (1.18%) ABAP
7 1 (1.18%) ANSI C
7 1 (1.18%) C
7 1 (1.18%) Java
7 1 (1.18%) VB.NET
7 1 (1.18%) VB6
7 1 (1.18%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 6 (7.06%) Degree
2 5 (5.88%) Security Cleared
3 4 (4.71%) DV Cleared
4 3 (3.53%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 2 (2.35%) ISEB
5 2 (2.35%) ISTQB
5 2 (2.35%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (2.35%) SC Cleared
6 1 (1.18%) CISA
6 1 (1.18%) CISM
6 1 (1.18%) CISSP
6 1 (1.18%) CLAS
6 1 (1.18%) GIAC
6 1 (1.18%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (1.18%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.88%) WCAG
2 3 (3.53%) Data Quality
2 3 (3.53%) QA
2 3 (3.53%) SLA
3 1 (1.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 6 (7.06%) Active Directory
2 3 (3.53%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.18%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (1.18%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 2 (2.35%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 18 (21.18%) Microsoft
2 8 (9.41%) Oracle
3 7 (8.24%) Citrix
3 7 (8.24%) Northgate
4 6 (7.06%) HP
5 5 (5.88%) Civica
5 5 (5.88%) EPiServer
5 5 (5.88%) Sitecore
5 5 (5.88%) Xamarin
6 4 (4.71%) Orchard
6 4 (4.71%) SAP
7 3 (3.53%) Aareon
7 3 (3.53%) Avaya
7 3 (3.53%) Cisco
7 3 (3.53%) VMware
8 2 (2.35%) Amdocs
8 2 (2.35%) Anite
8 2 (2.35%) Comino
8 2 (2.35%) Genesys
8 2 (2.35%) Kypera
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