The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for knowledge and experience of Capita products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Capita over the 3 months to 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never 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
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Capita
South East / Berkshire
Rank 99 121 129
Rank change year-on-year +22 +8  
Contract jobs citing Capita 2 5 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.11% 0.20% 0.14%
As % of the Vendors category 0.21% 0.39% 0.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £400 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £388 £425
% change year-on-year +16.12% -8.82%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 -

Capita is in the vendor products and services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all vendor product and service related skills in contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
Berkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 939 1294 1403
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 50.70% 52.79% 48.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 403 662 695
Median daily rate £400 £398 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.62% -0.50%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £506
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 74 48 43
Median hourly rate £15.00 £18.00 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -16.66% -2.70%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £9.50 £13.39
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £63.00 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £19.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year -15.36% +14.67%  

Capita
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Berkshire citing Capita as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

Job vacancy trend for Capita in Berkshire

Capita
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Capita in Berkshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for Capita in Berkshire

Capita
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Capita within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 24 March 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
Maidenhead - 1 £400 -
Capita
South East

Capita
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 24 March 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 across the Berkshire region with a requirement for Capita.

1 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (50.00%) SC Cleared
2 3 (50.00%) Security Cleared
3 2 (33.33%) WebDriver
3 2 (33.33%) Selenium
3 2 (33.33%) SOAP
3 2 (33.33%) Web Services
3 2 (33.33%) SoapUI
3 2 (33.33%) SQL
4 1 (16.67%) Continuous Deployment
4 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
4 1 (16.67%) MS Office
4 1 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (16.67%) Cybersecurity
4 1 (16.67%) SABSA
4 1 (16.67%) Java
4 1 (16.67%) Unix
4 1 (16.67%) Linux
4 1 (16.67%) Data Modelling
4 1 (16.67%) SAML
4 1 (16.67%) Identity Management
4 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
4 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (16.67%) TOGAF
4 1 (16.67%) Ruby
4 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (16.67%) Security Testing
4 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (16.67%) RMADS
4 1 (16.67%) Data Protection

Capita
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire 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:

Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Selenium
1 2 (33.33%) SoapUI
1 2 (33.33%) WebDriver
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Agile Test Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Manual Test Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) SQL Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Test Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Author
3 1 (16.67%) Data Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Information Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Information Assurance Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Information Assurance Leader
3 1 (16.67%) Lead Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Technical Author
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) SOAP
1 2 (33.33%) Web Services
2 1 (16.67%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Data Protection Act
1 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
1 1 (16.67%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Linux
1 1 (16.67%) Mac OS
1 1 (16.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (16.67%) Continuous Deployment
2 1 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (16.67%) Cybersecurity
2 1 (16.67%) Data Mapping
2 1 (16.67%) Data Modelling
2 1 (16.67%) Data Protection
2 1 (16.67%) Identity Management
2 1 (16.67%) Information Assurance
2 1 (16.67%) Open Source
2 1 (16.67%) SABSA
2 1 (16.67%) Security Architecture
2 1 (16.67%) Security Testing
2 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (16.67%) TOGAF
2 1 (16.67%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (16.67%) Java
2 1 (16.67%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (50.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) RMADS
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Shibboleth