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 26 July 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
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Capita
Rank 624 586 551
Rank change year-on-year
-38 -35
Contract jobs citing Capita 26 59 56
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.048% 0.10% 0.10%
As % of the Vendors category 0.11% 0.24% 0.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 27 20
Median daily rate £400 £304 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+31.68% +1.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £219 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £429 £383
UK excluding London median daily rate £463 £313 £275
% change year-on-year
+48.00% +13.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 9
Median hourly rate £38.67 £22.50 £30.82
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+71.84% -26.99%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.73 £22.50 £23.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.60 £22.50 £36.26
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
24339 25095 24262
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 45.07% 44.06% 45.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 14932 14721 13394
Median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £217
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 810 1084 1062
Median hourly rate £19.61 £18.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.94% +2.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £42.50 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%

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 26 July 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 21 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 26 July 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 -45 25 £400 +36.17% 3
South East +1 10 £400 +81.81% 1
London -9 8 £325 +10.63%
Berkshire -13 6 - -
North West 0 2 £475 +46.15% 1
Yorkshire -7 2 £450 +28.57%
West Midlands - 2 - -
Solihull - 2 - -
Kingston Upon Thames - 2 £325 -
City of London +46 1 £425 -1.44%
East of England +19 1 - -
Hampshire +4 1 £400 +81.81%
West Sussex - 1 - -
Brighton - 1 - -
Doncaster - 1 £450 -
North Yorkshire - 1 - -
South Yorkshire - 1 £450 -
East Sussex - 1 - -
Glasgow - 1 - -
Scotland - 1 - -
Suffolk - 1 - -

Capita
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 July 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 (24.64%) SQL
2 16 (23.19%) Microsoft
3 13 (18.84%) Academy Housing
4 12 (17.39%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (14.49%) .NET
5 10 (14.49%) SQL Server
6 9 (13.04%) Finance
7 8 (11.59%) Oracle
7 8 (11.59%) MS Excel
7 8 (11.59%) Northgate
7 8 (11.59%) SDLC
8 7 (10.14%) Business Analysis
8 7 (10.14%) MS Visio
8 7 (10.14%) MVC
8 7 (10.14%) Workflow
8 7 (10.14%) Project Management
9 6 (8.70%) BizTalk Server
9 6 (8.70%) Civica
9 6 (8.70%) Scrum
9 6 (8.70%) QA
9 6 (8.70%) OPENHousing
10 5 (7.25%) Presales
10 5 (7.25%) Relational Database
10 5 (7.25%) Degree
10 5 (7.25%) Team Foundation Server
10 5 (7.25%) Stakeholder Management
10 5 (7.25%) Academy Revenues and Benefits
10 5 (7.25%) Orchard
10 5 (7.25%) Ingres
10 5 (7.25%) Windows

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 (8.70%) BizTalk Server
2 3 (4.35%) CMS
3 2 (2.90%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.45%) K2 blackpearl
4 1 (1.45%) NetWeaver
4 1 (1.45%) SAP EP
4 1 (1.45%) SAS
4 1 (1.45%) Sitecore CMS
4 1 (1.45%) WebSphere
4 1 (1.45%) WordPress
Applications
1 8 (11.59%) MS Excel
2 7 (10.14%) MS Visio
3 5 (7.25%) MS Office
4 3 (4.35%) MS Project
5 1 (1.45%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (1.45%) Photoshop
5 1 (1.45%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 13 (18.84%) Academy Housing
2 6 (8.70%) OPENHousing
3 5 (7.25%) Academy Revenues and Benefits
4 4 (5.80%) arcHouse
4 4 (5.80%) Northgate Housing
5 2 (2.90%) Aareon QL
5 2 (2.90%) Adobe Campaign
5 2 (2.90%) Dynamics CRM
5 2 (2.90%) MIS ActiveH
5 2 (2.90%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
5 2 (2.90%) Orchard Housing
6 1 (1.45%) SAP BPC
6 1 (1.45%) SAP CO
6 1 (1.45%) SAP FI
6 1 (1.45%) SAP FI/CO
6 1 (1.45%) SAP HCM
6 1 (1.45%) SAP HR
6 1 (1.45%) SAP SRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.45%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.45%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.35%) LAN
1 3 (4.35%) WAN
2 2 (2.90%) Intranet
3 1 (1.45%) BIG-IP
3 1 (1.45%) DNS
3 1 (1.45%) Firewall
3 1 (1.45%) HTTPS
3 1 (1.45%) Kerberos
3 1 (1.45%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (14.49%) SQL Server
2 5 (7.25%) Ingres
2 5 (7.25%) Relational Database
3 4 (5.80%) RDBMS
3 4 (5.80%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (4.35%) Oracle Database
5 2 (2.90%) SQL Server 2000
5 2 (2.90%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (2.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (1.45%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (1.45%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (1.45%) Data Mart
6 1 (1.45%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.45%) EDMS
6 1 (1.45%) Essbase
6 1 (1.45%) MS Access
6 1 (1.45%) OLAP
6 1 (1.45%) Oracle BI EE
6 1 (1.45%) SAP BW
6 1 (1.45%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 5 (7.25%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.45%) ERwin
2 1 (1.45%) LoadRunner
2 1 (1.45%) SpecFlow
2 1 (1.45%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (1.45%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 9 (13.04%) Finance
2 4 (5.80%) Local Government
3 3 (4.35%) Banking
4 2 (2.90%) Retail
4 2 (2.90%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.45%) Advertising
5 1 (1.45%) Billing
5 1 (1.45%) Marketing
5 1 (1.45%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 15 (21.74%) Analyst
2 14 (20.29%) Architect
3 11 (15.94%) Applications Support
4 9 (13.04%) Consultant
5 7 (10.14%) Support Officer
6 6 (8.70%) Systems Analyst
7 5 (7.25%) Solutions Architect
8 4 (5.80%) Support Analyst
9 3 (4.35%) Business Analyst
9 3 (4.35%) Developer
9 3 (4.35%) Development Manager
9 3 (4.35%) Project Manager
10 2 (2.90%) Administrator
10 2 (2.90%) Author
10 2 (2.90%) DBA
10 2 (2.90%) Lead Architect
10 2 (2.90%) Senior Analyst
10 2 (2.90%) Technical Author
10 2 (2.90%) Technical Consultant
10 2 (2.90%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (14.49%) .NET
2 3 (4.35%) XML
3 2 (2.90%) .NET Framework
3 2 (2.90%) CSS
3 2 (2.90%) HTML
3 2 (2.90%) SOAP
3 2 (2.90%) Web Services
4 1 (1.45%) CSS3
4 1 (1.45%) Entity Framework
4 1 (1.45%) HTML5
4 1 (1.45%) Java EE
4 1 (1.45%) JMS
4 1 (1.45%) KnockoutJS
4 1 (1.45%) MDX
4 1 (1.45%) MSMQ
4 1 (1.45%) OAuth
4 1 (1.45%) SAP Basis
4 1 (1.45%) WCF
4 1 (1.45%) WebSphere MQ
4 1 (1.45%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 4 (5.80%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (4.35%) Management Information System
3 2 (2.90%) Data Centre
3 2 (2.90%) IVR
4 1 (1.45%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.45%) Copywriting
4 1 (1.45%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.45%) Learning Management System
4 1 (1.45%) NHS
4 1 (1.45%) Private Cloud
4 1 (1.45%) Public Cloud
4 1 (1.45%) Smart Meter
4 1 (1.45%) Statistics
4 1 (1.45%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 5 (7.25%) Windows
2 2 (2.90%) Windows Server
2 2 (2.90%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (2.90%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (1.45%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (17.39%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (11.59%) SDLC
3 7 (10.14%) Business Analysis
3 7 (10.14%) MVC
3 7 (10.14%) Project Management
3 7 (10.14%) Workflow
4 6 (8.70%) Scrum
5 5 (7.25%) Presales
5 5 (7.25%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (5.80%) Analytics
6 4 (5.80%) Data Modelling
6 4 (5.80%) Migration
6 4 (5.80%) PRINCE2
6 4 (5.80%) UML
6 4 (5.80%) Waterfall
7 3 (4.35%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (4.35%) Content Management
7 3 (4.35%) Document Management
7 3 (4.35%) Programme Management
7 3 (4.35%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 17 (24.64%) SQL
2 5 (7.25%) VB
3 4 (5.80%) C#
4 3 (4.35%) C
4 3 (4.35%) C++
4 3 (4.35%) Java
5 1 (1.45%) JavaScript
5 1 (1.45%) PHP
5 1 (1.45%) PL/SQL
5 1 (1.45%) T-SQL
5 1 (1.45%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 5 (7.25%) Degree
2 2 (2.90%) SC Cleared
2 2 (2.90%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.45%) CISA
3 1 (1.45%) CISM
3 1 (1.45%) CISSP
3 1 (1.45%) CLAS
3 1 (1.45%) GIAC
3 1 (1.45%) ISEB
3 1 (1.45%) MCAD
3 1 (1.45%) MCSA
3 1 (1.45%) MCTS
3 1 (1.45%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (8.70%) QA
2 2 (2.90%) Data Quality
2 2 (2.90%) PCI DSS
2 2 (2.90%) SLA
3 1 (1.45%) ISO 9001
3 1 (1.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.45%) WCAG
System Software
1 4 (5.80%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.90%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (1.45%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 16 (23.19%) Microsoft
2 8 (11.59%) Northgate
2 8 (11.59%) Oracle
3 6 (8.70%) Civica
4 5 (7.25%) Orchard
4 5 (7.25%) SAP
5 3 (4.35%) Adobe
5 3 (4.35%) Citrix
6 2 (2.90%) Aareon
6 2 (2.90%) BT
6 2 (2.90%) IBM
6 2 (2.90%) Kypera
6 2 (2.90%) Nimsoft
6 2 (2.90%) TOWER Software
6 2 (2.90%) VMware
7 1 (1.45%) Anite
7 1 (1.45%) MKS
7 1 (1.45%) OpenText
7 1 (1.45%) Talend
7 1 (1.45%) WSO2