The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Capita products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Capita over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Capita
Rank 110 96 104
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +8
Contract jobs citing Capita 4 3 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.17% 0.14% 0.20%
As % of the Vendors category 0.35% 0.30% 0.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 3
Average daily rate
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- £290 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -27.50%
UK excluding London average daily rate £225 £300 £350
% change year-on-year
-25.00% -14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £12.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.84 - £16.25
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the West Midlands region.

Vendors Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1140 1015 1000
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 48.99% 47.59% 49.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 600 500 437
Average daily rate £360 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £470 £474
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 111 77 97
Average hourly rate £15.77 £17.48 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.75% -22.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.47 £10.28 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.69 £30.00 £36.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.40 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+2.35% -10.52%

Capita
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Capita across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Capita Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Capita
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Capita across the West Midlands region.

Capita Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Capita
Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Capita across the West Midlands region.

Capita Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Capita
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands region 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 6 (60.00%) SQL Server
1 6 (60.00%) MS Excel
2 4 (40.00%) MS Office
2 4 (40.00%) Windows
2 4 (40.00%) Linux
2 4 (40.00%) CMDB
2 4 (40.00%) Change Control
2 4 (40.00%) Capacity Management
2 4 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (30.00%) ERP
4 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (20.00%) ASP.NET
4 2 (20.00%) CSS
4 2 (20.00%) HTML
4 2 (20.00%) JavaScript
4 2 (20.00%) VB.NET
4 2 (20.00%) .NET
4 2 (20.00%) Automotive
4 2 (20.00%) Migration
4 2 (20.00%) Project Management
4 2 (20.00%) CSS3
4 2 (20.00%) HTML5
4 2 (20.00%) jQuery
4 2 (20.00%) Dynamics AX
4 2 (20.00%) .NET Framework
4 2 (20.00%) Degree
5 1 (10.00%) French Language
5 1 (10.00%) German Language
5 1 (10.00%) Spanish Language
5 1 (10.00%) Incident Management

Capita
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands region 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.

Applications
1 6 (60.00%) MS Excel
2 4 (40.00%) MS Office
3 1 (10.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (10.00%) Agresso
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (60.00%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (20.00%) Automotive
2 1 (10.00%) French Language
2 1 (10.00%) German Language
2 1 (10.00%) Spanish Language
2 1 (10.00%) Finance
2 1 (10.00%) Banking
2 1 (10.00%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Environment Manager
2 2 (20.00%) Senior Web Developer
2 2 (20.00%) Web Developer
2 2 (20.00%) Senior Developer
2 2 (20.00%) Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Service Desk Team Leader
3 1 (10.00%) Business Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Team Leader
3 1 (10.00%) Incident Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (20.00%) ASP.NET
1 2 (20.00%) CSS
1 2 (20.00%) HTML
1 2 (20.00%) .NET
1 2 (20.00%) CSS3
1 2 (20.00%) HTML5
1 2 (20.00%) jQuery
1 2 (20.00%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) CMDB
1 4 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (10.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (40.00%) Windows
1 4 (40.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) Change Control
1 4 (40.00%) Capacity Management
2 3 (30.00%) ERP
3 2 (20.00%) Migration
3 2 (20.00%) Project Management
4 1 (10.00%) Incident Management
4 1 (10.00%) Requirements Analysis
4 1 (10.00%) BPMN
4 1 (10.00%) ITIL V2
4 1 (10.00%) Business Transformation
4 1 (10.00%) GAP Analysis
4 1 (10.00%) Information Management
4 1 (10.00%) ITIL
4 1 (10.00%) BPR
4 1 (10.00%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 2 (20.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (20.00%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (10.00%) BMC