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 19 January 2017 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
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Capita
UK
Rank 543 576 570
Rank change year-on-year
+33 -6
Contract jobs citing Capita 48 42 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.11% 0.083% 0.043%
As % of the Vendors category 0.24% 0.19% 0.095%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 29 10
Median daily rate £350 £370 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.40% +5.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £163 £250 £169
10% offered a daily rate of more than £556 £550 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
-4.10% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 5
Median hourly rate £16.00 £10.61 £16.84
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+50.80% -36.97%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £10.61 £16.84
% change year-on-year
+50.80% -36.97%

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
20285 21980 23168
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 45.35% 43.21% 45.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 12459 12911 13605
Median daily rate £420 £400 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 762 875 1024
Median hourly rate £19.50 £22.50 £17.40
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.33% +29.31%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £52.50 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £22.50 £16.84
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +33.65%

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 19 January 2017.

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 30 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 19 January 2017. 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 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 +47 48 £350 -5.40% 5
West Midlands +5 13 £160 -
Solihull - 12 £160 -
South East +27 11 £350 -
North West +20 7 £400 +23.07% 1
London +3 6 £435 +8.68% 2
Surrey - 6 - -
South West +21 4 £170 -32.00%
Berkshire +12 4 £350 -
Yorkshire +13 3 £375 - 2
South Yorkshire - 3 £375 - 2
Cumbria +12 2 - -
East of England +8 2 £375 -31.81%
Lancashire +5 2 £500 +138.09%
Gloucestershire +4 2 £170 -32.00%
Newcastle upon Tyne - 2 £375 -
Merseyside - 2 - -
Sheffield - 2 £375 -
Liverpool - 2 - -
Tyne and Wear - 2 £375 -
Reading - 2 £350 -
Peterborough - 2 £375 -
Barrow-in-Furness - 2 - -
North East - 2 £375 -
Cambridgeshire - 2 £375 -
Manchester +10 1 £400 +9.58% 1
Fleetwood - 1 £600 -
Woking - 1 - -
Birmingham - 1 £160 -
Maidenhead - 1 £525 -

Capita
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 January 2017, 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 23 (29.87%) Security Cleared
2 20 (25.97%) SC Cleared
3 19 (24.68%) WAN
4 18 (23.38%) LAN
5 17 (22.08%) Data Centre
6 16 (20.78%) Presales
7 15 (19.48%) BT
7 15 (19.48%) Telecoms
7 15 (19.48%) TOWER Software
7 15 (19.48%) IBM
7 15 (19.48%) Microsoft
7 15 (19.48%) Customer Engagement
8 13 (16.88%) SAP
9 12 (15.58%) Manufacturing
9 12 (15.58%) MS Office
9 12 (15.58%) Information Security
9 12 (15.58%) Coaching
10 11 (14.29%) Finance
10 11 (14.29%) SQL
10 11 (14.29%) ERP
10 11 (14.29%) GAMP
10 11 (14.29%) GCP
10 11 (14.29%) GMP
10 11 (14.29%) GxP
10 11 (14.29%) Pharmaceutical
11 9 (11.69%) SQL Server
11 9 (11.69%) Agile Software Development
12 8 (10.39%) Northgate
13 7 (9.09%) Windows
13 7 (9.09%) CRM

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 (3.90%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.30%) Confluence
2 1 (1.30%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (1.30%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (1.30%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (1.30%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (1.30%) GroupWise
2 1 (1.30%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.30%) Skype for Business
2 1 (1.30%) WebSphere
Applications
1 12 (15.58%) MS Office
2 3 (3.90%) MS Excel
3 2 (2.60%) MS Visio
3 2 (2.60%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (1.30%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (6.49%) Northgate Housing
1 5 (6.49%) OPENHousing
2 4 (5.19%) Aareon QL
2 4 (5.19%) Academy Housing
2 4 (5.19%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (3.90%) MIS ActiveH
3 3 (3.90%) Orchard Housing
4 2 (2.60%) OPENContractor
5 1 (1.30%) Academy Revenues and Benefits
5 1 (1.30%) arcHouse
5 1 (1.30%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
5 1 (1.30%) Servitor
5 1 (1.30%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.90%) Office 365
2 2 (2.60%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.30%) IaaS
3 1 (1.30%) PaaS
3 1 (1.30%) SaaS
3 1 (1.30%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 19 (24.68%) WAN
2 18 (23.38%) LAN
3 1 (1.30%) Firewall
3 1 (1.30%) Intranet
3 1 (1.30%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (1.30%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (11.69%) SQL Server
2 4 (5.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (3.90%) Relational Database
4 2 (2.60%) Ingres
4 2 (2.60%) QlikView
4 2 (2.60%) RDBMS
5 1 (1.30%) Big Data
5 1 (1.30%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (1.30%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (1.30%) Data Mart
5 1 (1.30%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.30%) Essbase
5 1 (1.30%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.30%) OLAP
5 1 (1.30%) Oracle BI EE
5 1 (1.30%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (1.30%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (1.30%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.30%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 2 (2.60%) JIRA
1 2 (2.60%) Selenium
1 2 (2.60%) SoapUI
1 2 (2.60%) WebDriver
2 1 (1.30%) Cucumber
2 1 (1.30%) ERwin
2 1 (1.30%) Oracle APEX
2 1 (1.30%) StarTeam
2 1 (1.30%) Subversion
2 1 (1.30%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 15 (19.48%) Telecoms
2 12 (15.58%) Manufacturing
3 11 (14.29%) Finance
3 11 (14.29%) Pharmaceutical
4 4 (5.19%) Local Government
5 1 (1.30%) Banking
5 1 (1.30%) Retail
5 1 (1.30%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 20 (25.97%) Architect
2 17 (22.08%) Analyst
3 15 (19.48%) Lead Architect
3 15 (19.48%) Telecoms Architect
4 13 (16.88%) Consultant
5 11 (14.29%) Compliance Consultant
6 9 (11.69%) Network Architect
7 7 (9.09%) IT Consultant
7 7 (9.09%) IT Risk Consultant
7 7 (9.09%) Risk Consultant
8 6 (7.79%) Support Analyst
9 5 (6.49%) Systems Analyst
10 4 (5.19%) Applications Support
10 4 (5.19%) Senior Consultant
10 4 (5.19%) Test Manager
11 3 (3.90%) Applications Support Analyst
11 3 (3.90%) Developer
11 3 (3.90%) Project Manager
11 3 (3.90%) Systems Engineer
11 3 (3.90%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (6.49%) .NET
2 2 (2.60%) SOAP
2 2 (2.60%) Web Services
3 1 (1.30%) ASP.NET
3 1 (1.30%) CSS
3 1 (1.30%) EDI
3 1 (1.30%) HTML
3 1 (1.30%) MDX
3 1 (1.30%) Node.js
3 1 (1.30%) REST
3 1 (1.30%) RESTful
3 1 (1.30%) XHTML
3 1 (1.30%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 17 (22.08%) Data Centre
2 4 (5.19%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (5.19%) User Experience
3 3 (3.90%) Management Information System
4 2 (2.60%) NHS
5 1 (1.30%) Data Integration
5 1 (1.30%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (1.30%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.30%) IVR
5 1 (1.30%) Mainframe
5 1 (1.30%) Security Operations Centre
5 1 (1.30%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 7 (9.09%) Windows
2 4 (5.19%) Windows Server 2003
2 4 (5.19%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (3.90%) Unix
3 3 (3.90%) Windows 7
3 3 (3.90%) Windows Server
4 2 (2.60%) AIX
4 2 (2.60%) Linux
4 2 (2.60%) Windows 10
4 2 (2.60%) Windows 2000
4 2 (2.60%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (1.30%) Solaris
5 1 (1.30%) VME
5 1 (1.30%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (20.78%) Presales
2 15 (19.48%) Customer Engagement
3 12 (15.58%) Coaching
3 12 (15.58%) Information Security
4 11 (14.29%) ERP
5 9 (11.69%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
6 7 (9.09%) CRM
7 6 (7.79%) Business Analysis
7 6 (7.79%) Translating Business Requirements
8 4 (5.19%) Migration
8 4 (5.19%) Project Management
8 4 (5.19%) Project Planning
8 4 (5.19%) Risk Management
8 4 (5.19%) Software Engineering
9 3 (3.90%) Open Source
9 3 (3.90%) Programme Management
9 3 (3.90%) Security Architecture
9 3 (3.90%) Validation
9 3 (3.90%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 11 (14.29%) SQL
2 3 (3.90%) Java
3 2 (2.60%) C
3 2 (2.60%) C++
3 2 (2.60%) PL/SQL
3 2 (2.60%) VB
4 1 (1.30%) C#
4 1 (1.30%) COBOL
4 1 (1.30%) JavaScript
4 1 (1.30%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 23 (29.87%) Security Cleared
2 20 (25.97%) SC Cleared
3 2 (2.60%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (1.30%) CCA
4 1 (1.30%) CCNA
4 1 (1.30%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (1.30%) Citrix Certification
4 1 (1.30%) DBS Check
4 1 (1.30%) DV Cleared
4 1 (1.30%) MCP
4 1 (1.30%) MCSE
4 1 (1.30%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (14.29%) GAMP
1 11 (14.29%) GCP
1 11 (14.29%) GMP
1 11 (14.29%) GxP
2 5 (6.49%) QA
2 5 (6.49%) SLA
3 2 (2.60%) Data Quality
3 2 (2.60%) PCI DSS
4 1 (1.30%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (1.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (1.30%) RMADS
System Software
1 4 (5.19%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.60%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.30%) NDS
3 1 (1.30%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 2 (2.60%) Backup Exec
1 2 (2.60%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 15 (19.48%) BT
1 15 (19.48%) IBM
1 15 (19.48%) Microsoft
1 15 (19.48%) TOWER Software
2 13 (16.88%) SAP
3 8 (10.39%) Northgate
4 6 (7.79%) Civica
5 5 (6.49%) Aareon
6 4 (5.19%) Orchard
7 3 (3.90%) HP
7 3 (3.90%) Kypera
7 3 (3.90%) Oracle
7 3 (3.90%) Salesforce.com
8 2 (2.60%) Castleton
8 2 (2.60%) LANDesk
8 2 (2.60%) Symantec
8 2 (2.60%) VMware
9 1 (1.30%) Anite
9 1 (1.30%) ICL
9 1 (1.30%) Talend
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