Period
to 18 September 2018

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 6 months to 18 September 2018 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.

Capita
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
18 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 131 160 163
Rank change year-on-year +29 +3 -13
Contract jobs citing Capita 38 3 16
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.98% 0.075% 0.35%
As % of the Vendors category 2.02% 0.15% 0.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 2 0
Berkshire median daily rate £375 £500 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -25.00% - -
South East median daily rate £366 £500 £350
% change year-on-year -26.75% +42.86% +12.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Berkshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate - - £35.00

Capita is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in Berkshire.

All Vendors
Berkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 1,882 1,973 2,305
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 48.47% 49.42% 50.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 940 958 1,209
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.25% -
10th Percentile £218 £263 £227
90th Percentile £575 £588 £569
South East median daily rate £425 £415 £400
% change year-on-year +2.41% +3.75% +3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 61 110 121
Berkshire median hourly rate £20.00 £15.00 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +33.33% +20.00% -42.00%
10th Percentile £11.25 £9.25 £9.25
90th Percentile £46.75 £40.23 £28.00
South East median hourly rate £16.50 £17.48 £17.45
% change year-on-year -5.61% +0.17% -3.06%

Capita
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

Job postings citing Capita as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Berkshire.

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
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Capita in Berkshire over the 6 months to 18 September 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram 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 6 months to 18 September 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading - 33 £375 - 2
Maidenhead - 1 £475 -
Newbury - 1 £340 - 2
Capita
South East

For the 6 months to 18 September 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Capita also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Berkshire region with a requirement for Capita.

1 9 (23.68%) .NET
2 8 (21.05%) ASP.NET
3 7 (18.42%) CSS
3 7 (18.42%) Web Services
3 7 (18.42%) Linux
3 7 (18.42%) C#
3 7 (18.42%) HTML
3 7 (18.42%) MVC
3 7 (18.42%) Red Hat
3 7 (18.42%) jQuery
3 7 (18.42%) CentOS
3 7 (18.42%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (18.42%) ASP.NET MVC
3 7 (18.42%) DevOps
3 7 (18.42%) BPSS Clearance
4 6 (15.79%) Terraform
4 6 (15.79%) SC Cleared
4 6 (15.79%) Security Cleared
4 6 (15.79%) Finance
4 6 (15.79%) JavaScript
4 6 (15.79%) SQL Server
4 6 (15.79%) Python
5 5 (13.16%) Risk Management
5 5 (13.16%) .NET Framework
5 5 (13.16%) Puppet
6 4 (10.53%) Entity Framework
6 4 (10.53%) Degree
6 4 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (10.53%) Time Management
6 4 (10.53%) Sitecore

Capita
Co-occurring 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:

Application Platforms
1 4 (10.53%) CMS
2 3 (7.89%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (2.63%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (2.63%) Exchange Server 2000
3 1 (2.63%) Kentico
3 1 (2.63%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (5.26%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (2.63%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (2.63%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 7 (18.42%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (10.53%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.63%) Basecamp
3 1 (2.63%) IaaS
3 1 (2.63%) Office 365
3 1 (2.63%) PaaS
3 1 (2.63%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.89%) LAN
1 3 (7.89%) WAN
2 2 (5.26%) IPsec
2 2 (5.26%) TCP/IP
2 2 (5.26%) VLAN
2 2 (5.26%) VPN
2 2 (5.26%) WLAN
3 1 (2.63%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (2.63%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (2.63%) Firewall
3 1 (2.63%) Multicast
3 1 (2.63%) OSPF
3 1 (2.63%) SAN
3 1 (2.63%) SNMP
3 1 (2.63%) SSH
3 1 (2.63%) SSL
3 1 (2.63%) Telnet
3 1 (2.63%) VRRP
3 1 (2.63%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (15.79%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.26%) Power BI
3 1 (2.63%) OLTP
3 1 (2.63%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (2.63%) SQL Server 2016
3 1 (2.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (2.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (5.26%) SoapUI
1 2 (5.26%) SpecFlow
General
1 6 (15.79%) Finance
2 3 (7.89%) Marketing
3 1 (2.63%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 10 (26.32%) Developer
2 7 (18.42%) DevOps Engineer
3 5 (13.16%) Coordinator
3 5 (13.16%) Project Coordinator
4 4 (10.53%) .NET Developer
4 4 (10.53%) Analyst
4 4 (10.53%) C# Developer
4 4 (10.53%) Cloud Engineer
4 4 (10.53%) Project Manager
5 3 (7.89%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
5 3 (7.89%) C# .NET Developer
5 3 (7.89%) Designer
5 3 (7.89%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 3 (7.89%) SQL Developer
5 3 (7.89%) SQL Server Developer
5 3 (7.89%) Test Analyst
5 3 (7.89%) Tester
5 3 (7.89%) UX Designer
6 2 (5.26%) Automation Test Analyst
6 2 (5.26%) Automation Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (23.68%) .NET
2 8 (21.05%) ASP.NET
3 7 (18.42%) ASP.NET MVC
3 7 (18.42%) CSS
3 7 (18.42%) HTML
3 7 (18.42%) jQuery
3 7 (18.42%) Web Services
4 5 (13.16%) .NET Framework
5 4 (10.53%) Entity Framework
6 3 (7.89%) ASP.NET Web API
6 3 (7.89%) CSS3
6 3 (7.89%) HTML5
6 3 (7.89%) LESS
6 3 (7.89%) Sass
6 3 (7.89%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 3 (7.89%) WCF
7 2 (5.26%) SOAP
8 1 (2.63%) .NET Core
8 1 (2.63%) Elastic Stack
8 1 (2.63%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.89%) Enterprise Software
1 3 (7.89%) User Experience
2 2 (5.26%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.63%) BBC
3 1 (2.63%) Clustering
3 1 (2.63%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 7 (18.42%) CentOS
1 7 (18.42%) Linux
2 1 (2.63%) Mac OS X
2 1 (2.63%) Windows
2 1 (2.63%) Windows 2000 Server
2 1 (2.63%) Windows Server
2 1 (2.63%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (18.42%) DevOps
1 7 (18.42%) MVC
2 5 (13.16%) Risk Management
3 4 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (10.53%) Time Management
4 3 (7.89%) Content Management
4 3 (7.89%) Front End Development
4 3 (7.89%) Migration
4 3 (7.89%) OpenUP
4 3 (7.89%) Project Management
4 3 (7.89%) Prototyping
4 3 (7.89%) Rapid Prototyping
5 2 (5.26%) BDD
5 2 (5.26%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (5.26%) Configuration Management
5 2 (5.26%) PRINCE2
5 2 (5.26%) Process Management
5 2 (5.26%) Test Automation
5 2 (5.26%) User Stories
6 1 (2.63%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (18.42%) C#
2 6 (15.79%) JavaScript
2 6 (15.79%) Python
3 3 (7.89%) SQL
4 1 (2.63%) Bash Shell
4 1 (2.63%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
4 1 (2.63%) Perl
4 1 (2.63%) PowerShell
4 1 (2.63%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (18.42%) BPSS Clearance
2 6 (15.79%) SC Cleared
2 6 (15.79%) Security Cleared
3 4 (10.53%) Degree
4 1 (2.63%) ACCA
4 1 (2.63%) CIMA
4 1 (2.63%) HP MASE
4 1 (2.63%) Master's Degree
4 1 (2.63%) MCSE
4 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (2.63%) PMI Certification
4 1 (2.63%) PMP
4 1 (2.63%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.63%) QA
System Software
1 2 (5.26%) Hyper-V
1 2 (5.26%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.63%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.63%) FreeRADIUS
Systems Management
1 6 (15.79%) Terraform
2 5 (13.16%) Puppet
3 2 (5.26%) Ansible
4 1 (2.63%) Kibana
4 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Intune
4 1 (2.63%) SCCM
4 1 (2.63%) SCOM
4 1 (2.63%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 7 (18.42%) Red Hat
2 4 (10.53%) Microsoft
2 4 (10.53%) Sitecore
3 2 (5.26%) HP
3 2 (5.26%) VMware
4 1 (2.63%) Aruba
4 1 (2.63%) Brocade
4 1 (2.63%) CA
4 1 (2.63%) Cisco
4 1 (2.63%) Fortinet
4 1 (2.63%) Google
4 1 (2.63%) SonicWALL
4 1 (2.63%) Tableau
4 1 (2.63%) WatchGuard