Period
to 20 November 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London 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 20 November 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
Central London > City of London
6 months to
20 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 251 250 249
Rank change year-on-year -1 -1 +20
Contract jobs citing Capita 1 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.014% 0.014% 0.015%
As % of the Vendors category 0.037% 0.037% 0.035%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 1
City of London median daily rate - £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.88% -2.86%
Central London median daily rate - £450 £425
% change year-on-year - +5.88% -2.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
City of London median hourly rate - - -
Central London median hourly rate - - -

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 the City of London.

All Vendors
City of London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 2,687 2,716 2,837
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 38.07% 38.30% 43.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,010 2,035 2,133
City of London median daily rate £481 £488 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.28% +8.33% +3.45%
10th Percentile £225 £274 £275
90th Percentile £650 £675 £638
Central London median daily rate £485 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +2.11% +5.56% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 71 60 46
City of London median hourly rate £18.70 £17.50 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.86% -7.89% +8.57%
10th Percentile £13.00 £11.25 £11.50
90th Percentile £25.50 £30.75 £55.00
Central London median hourly rate £18.70 £18.00 £18.73
% change year-on-year +3.89% -3.87% +7.00%

Capita
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing Capita as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for Capita in the City of London

Capita
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Capita in the City of London

Capita
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Capita in the City of London.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Capita in the City of London

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 City of London region with a requirement for Capita.

1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) ISEB
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (100.00%) Business Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) ISTQB
1 1 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 1 (100.00%) User Stories
1 1 (100.00%) WorldPay
1 1 (100.00%) Power BI
1 1 (100.00%) Smoke Testing

Capita
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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 (100.00%) Microsoft Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Power BI
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Business Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) Smoke Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 1 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 1 (100.00%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) ISEB
1 1 (100.00%) ISTQB
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) WorldPay