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 28 June 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
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Capita
Rank 607 575 571
Rank change year-on-year
-32 -4
Contract jobs citing Capita 39 63 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.072% 0.11% 0.081%
As % of the Vendors category 0.16% 0.26% 0.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 28 15
Median daily rate £300 £308 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.43% +2.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £212 £251
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £422 £388
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £325 £275
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +18.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 5
Median hourly rate £38.67 £22.50 £31.99
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+71.84% -29.65%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.73 £22.50 £25.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.60 £22.50 £42.81
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £22.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+55.55% -10.00%

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
24149 24544 23718
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 44.84% 44.52% 44.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 14843 14384 13349
Median daily rate £400 £390 £379
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.56% +2.90%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 830 1087 1007
Median hourly rate £20.45 £19.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.60% +8.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.17 £10.93
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £42.50 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.83 £18.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+12.59% +8.82%

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 28 June 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 20 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 28 June 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 -24 39 £300 -2.43% 2
South East -18 18 £338 +11.11%
London +2 17 £269 -4.01%
Berkshire -17 12 - -
Kingston Upon Thames - 3 £325 -
West Sussex - 2 - -
City of London +36 1 £263 -40.00%
Buckinghamshire +12 1 £350 -
Hampshire +11 1 - -
East of England +11 1 - -
East Sussex +8 1 - -
Brighton +5 1 - -
Yorkshire +1 1 £450 +80.00%
Midlands - 1 £350 -
West Midlands - 1 £450 -
Herefordshire - 1 £450 -
Doncaster - 1 £450 -
South Yorkshire - 1 £450 -
Hackney - 1 £255 -
Suffolk - 1 - -

Capita
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 17 (24.29%) Microsoft
2 15 (21.43%) SQL
3 14 (20.00%) .NET
4 12 (17.14%) Academy Housing
5 11 (15.71%) SQL Server
6 10 (14.29%) Finance
6 10 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
7 9 (12.86%) Project Management
7 9 (12.86%) MS Excel
8 8 (11.43%) Process Management
8 8 (11.43%) Scrum
9 7 (10.00%) MVC
9 7 (10.00%) Workflow
9 7 (10.00%) Oracle
9 7 (10.00%) C#
9 7 (10.00%) Northgate
10 6 (8.57%) OPENHousing
10 6 (8.57%) CMS
11 5 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
11 5 (7.14%) Service Management
11 5 (7.14%) HTML
11 5 (7.14%) CSS
11 5 (7.14%) Citrix
11 5 (7.14%) BizTalk Server
11 5 (7.14%) Ingres
11 5 (7.14%) Civica
11 5 (7.14%) Academy Revenues and Benefits
11 5 (7.14%) Web Development
11 5 (7.14%) .NET Framework
11 5 (7.14%) Team Foundation Server

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 6 (8.57%) CMS
2 5 (7.14%) BizTalk Server
3 4 (5.71%) Sitecore CMS
4 2 (2.86%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.43%) K2 blackpearl
5 1 (1.43%) SAS
5 1 (1.43%) WordPress
Applications
1 9 (12.86%) MS Excel
2 4 (5.71%) MS Office
2 4 (5.71%) MS Visio
3 2 (2.86%) MS Project
4 1 (1.43%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (1.43%) Photoshop
4 1 (1.43%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 12 (17.14%) Academy Housing
2 6 (8.57%) OPENHousing
3 5 (7.14%) Academy Revenues and Benefits
4 3 (4.29%) arcHouse
4 3 (4.29%) Northgate Housing
5 2 (2.86%) Adobe Campaign
5 2 (2.86%) Dynamics CRM
5 2 (2.86%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
6 1 (1.43%) Aareon QL
6 1 (1.43%) MIS ActiveH
6 1 (1.43%) Orchard Housing
6 1 (1.43%) SAP BPC
6 1 (1.43%) SAP CO
6 1 (1.43%) SAP FI
6 1 (1.43%) SAP FI/CO
6 1 (1.43%) SAP SRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.43%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.29%) H.323
1 3 (4.29%) LAN
1 3 (4.29%) WAN
2 2 (2.86%) CTI
2 2 (2.86%) Intranet
2 2 (2.86%) VoIP
2 2 (2.86%) VPN
3 1 (1.43%) BIG-IP
3 1 (1.43%) DNS
3 1 (1.43%) Firewall
3 1 (1.43%) HTTPS
3 1 (1.43%) ISDN
3 1 (1.43%) Kerberos
3 1 (1.43%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.43%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (15.71%) SQL Server
2 5 (7.14%) Ingres
3 4 (5.71%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (4.29%) Oracle Database
4 3 (4.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (2.86%) SQL Server 2000
5 2 (2.86%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (1.43%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (1.43%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (1.43%) EDMS
6 1 (1.43%) MS Access
6 1 (1.43%) RDBMS
6 1 (1.43%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.43%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 5 (7.14%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (5.71%) SpecFlow
3 3 (4.29%) LoadRunner
4 1 (1.43%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 1 (1.43%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 10 (14.29%) Finance
2 4 (5.71%) Local Government
3 2 (2.86%) Banking
4 1 (1.43%) Advertising
4 1 (1.43%) Billing
4 1 (1.43%) Marketing
4 1 (1.43%) Retail
Job Titles
1 14 (20.00%) Analyst
2 12 (17.14%) Architect
3 10 (14.29%) Applications Support
4 7 (10.00%) Consultant
4 7 (10.00%) Developer
4 7 (10.00%) Support Officer
5 6 (8.57%) Solutions Architect
6 5 (7.14%) .NET Developer
7 4 (5.71%) Agile .NET Developer
7 4 (5.71%) Agile Developer
7 4 (5.71%) IT Manager
7 4 (5.71%) Support Analyst
7 4 (5.71%) Systems Analyst
8 3 (4.29%) Agile C# Developer
8 3 (4.29%) Business Analyst
8 3 (4.29%) C# .NET Developer
8 3 (4.29%) C# Developer
8 3 (4.29%) Development Manager
8 3 (4.29%) HTML Developer
8 3 (4.29%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (20.00%) .NET
2 5 (7.14%) .NET Framework
2 5 (7.14%) CSS
2 5 (7.14%) HTML
3 4 (5.71%) AngularJS
3 4 (5.71%) CSS3
3 4 (5.71%) HTML5
4 3 (4.29%) Web Services
5 2 (2.86%) XML
6 1 (1.43%) ADO.NET
6 1 (1.43%) Entity Framework
6 1 (1.43%) Kendo UI
6 1 (1.43%) KnockoutJS
6 1 (1.43%) OAuth
6 1 (1.43%) SOAP
6 1 (1.43%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 4 (5.71%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (5.71%) Enterprise Software
1 4 (5.71%) Management Information System
2 2 (2.86%) Data Centre
2 2 (2.86%) IVR
3 1 (1.43%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.43%) Copywriting
3 1 (1.43%) Data Integration
3 1 (1.43%) NHS
3 1 (1.43%) Private Cloud
3 1 (1.43%) Public Cloud
3 1 (1.43%) Smart Meter
3 1 (1.43%) Statistics
3 1 (1.43%) Virtual Team
3 1 (1.43%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.86%) Windows
1 2 (2.86%) Windows Server
1 2 (2.86%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (2.86%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (12.86%) Project Management
3 8 (11.43%) Process Management
3 8 (11.43%) Scrum
4 7 (10.00%) MVC
4 7 (10.00%) Workflow
5 5 (7.14%) BDD
5 5 (7.14%) SDLC
5 5 (7.14%) Service Management
5 5 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (7.14%) Web Development
6 4 (5.71%) Business Analysis
6 4 (5.71%) Migration
6 4 (5.71%) OWASP
6 4 (5.71%) Requirements Analysis
6 4 (5.71%) Technical Architecture
6 4 (5.71%) Waterfall
6 4 (5.71%) Web Testing
7 3 (4.29%) Service Delivery
7 3 (4.29%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 15 (21.43%) SQL
2 7 (10.00%) C#
3 3 (4.29%) VB
4 2 (2.86%) JavaScript
4 2 (2.86%) VB.NET
5 1 (1.43%) PHP
5 1 (1.43%) VB6
Qualifications
1 4 (5.71%) Degree
2 1 (1.43%) CISA
2 1 (1.43%) CISM
2 1 (1.43%) CISSP
2 1 (1.43%) CLAS
2 1 (1.43%) GIAC
2 1 (1.43%) ISEB
2 1 (1.43%) MCAD
2 1 (1.43%) MCSA
2 1 (1.43%) MCTS
2 1 (1.43%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.71%) WCAG
2 3 (4.29%) QA
3 2 (2.86%) SLA
4 1 (1.43%) ISO 9001
4 1 (1.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (2.86%) Active Directory
1 2 (2.86%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.43%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 1 (1.43%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 17 (24.29%) Microsoft
2 7 (10.00%) Northgate
2 7 (10.00%) Oracle
3 5 (7.14%) Citrix
3 5 (7.14%) Civica
4 4 (5.71%) EPiServer
4 4 (5.71%) Orchard
4 4 (5.71%) SAP
4 4 (5.71%) Sitecore
5 3 (4.29%) Adobe
5 3 (4.29%) Avaya
5 3 (4.29%) HP
6 2 (2.86%) Genesys
6 2 (2.86%) Nimsoft
6 2 (2.86%) OpenText
6 2 (2.86%) VMware
7 1 (1.43%) Aareon
7 1 (1.43%) Acme Packet
7 1 (1.43%) F5
7 1 (1.43%) WSO2