The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in 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 3 months to 28 April 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.

Capita
England / London
3 months to
28 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 405 421 427
Rank change year-on-year +16 +6  
Contract jobs citing Capita 4 14 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.019% 0.061% 0.009%
As % of the Vendors category 0.047% 0.15% 0.020%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 12 1
Median daily rate £475 £259 £165
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +83.57% +56.81%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £421 £375 £336
% change year-on-year +12.33% +11.52%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.96 £16.00 -
% change year-on-year +18.50% -  

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 London.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
London
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 8553 9482 9916
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 41.55% 41.21% 44.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 5787 6410 6398
Median daily rate £468 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.88% +5.88%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £580
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year +3.89% +2.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 102 126 220
Median hourly rate £23.00 £19.00 £18.70
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +21.05% +1.60%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.18 £10.40 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £37.59 £41.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £19.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year -15.38% +8.33%  

Capita
Job Vacancy Trend in London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in London 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 London

Capita
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Capita in London

Capita
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Capita in London

Capita
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Capita within the London region over the 3 months to 28 April 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
City of London -3 2 £435 +65.71% 1
Capita
England

For the 6 months to 28 April 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 London region with a requirement for Capita.

1 5 (45.45%) Finance
2 4 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (36.36%) Northgate
3 3 (27.27%) SQL
3 3 (27.27%) Academy Housing
3 3 (27.27%) User Experience
3 3 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (18.18%) Orchard
4 2 (18.18%) Project Planning
4 2 (18.18%) QA
4 2 (18.18%) Security Cleared
4 2 (18.18%) Orchard Housing
4 2 (18.18%) Aareon QL
4 2 (18.18%) Aareon
4 2 (18.18%) OPENHousing
4 2 (18.18%) Kypera Housing
4 2 (18.18%) MIS ActiveH
4 2 (18.18%) Northgate Housing
4 2 (18.18%) Translating Business Requirements
4 2 (18.18%) BPSS Clearance
4 2 (18.18%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
4 2 (18.18%) Castleton
4 2 (18.18%) PMO
4 2 (18.18%) Business Analysis
4 2 (18.18%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (18.18%) JavaScript
4 2 (18.18%) SQL Server
4 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Excel
4 2 (18.18%) CRM
4 2 (18.18%) SharePoint

Capita
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (18.18%) SharePoint
2 1 (9.09%) Confluence
2 1 (9.09%) GroupWise
Applications
1 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (27.27%) Academy Housing
2 2 (18.18%) Aareon QL
2 2 (18.18%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (18.18%) Kypera Housing
2 2 (18.18%) MIS ActiveH
2 2 (18.18%) Northgate Housing
2 2 (18.18%) OPENHousing
2 2 (18.18%) Orchard Housing
3 1 (9.09%) Servitor
Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (9.09%) Office 365
1 1 (9.09%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) LAN
1 1 (9.09%) WAN
1 1 (9.09%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (18.18%) SQL Server
2 1 (9.09%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (9.09%) MongoDB
2 1 (9.09%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (9.09%) QlikView
2 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Cucumber
1 1 (9.09%) JIRA
General
1 5 (45.45%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) Business Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) Data Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Administrator
3 1 (9.09%) Architect
3 1 (9.09%) Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Enterprise Architect
3 1 (9.09%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 1 (9.09%) Information Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Lead Software Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Migration Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Network Manager
3 1 (9.09%) QlikView Specialist
3 1 (9.09%) Report Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Senior Architect
3 1 (9.09%) Senior Enterprise Architect
3 1 (9.09%) Software Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (9.09%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) CSS
1 1 (9.09%) CSS3
1 1 (9.09%) EDI
1 1 (9.09%) HTML
1 1 (9.09%) HTML5
1 1 (9.09%) jQuery
1 1 (9.09%) Node.js
1 1 (9.09%) REST
1 1 (9.09%) RESTful
1 1 (9.09%) Servlets
1 1 (9.09%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (27.27%) User Experience
2 1 (9.09%) Data Protection Act
2 1 (9.09%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (9.09%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 1 (9.09%) Linux
1 1 (9.09%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (18.18%) Business Analysis
2 2 (18.18%) Configuration Management
2 2 (18.18%) CRM
2 2 (18.18%) Process Management
2 2 (18.18%) Project Management
2 2 (18.18%) Project Planning
2 2 (18.18%) Risk Management
2 2 (18.18%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
2 2 (18.18%) Translating Business Requirements
2 2 (18.18%) Workflow
3 1 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (9.09%) Data Integration
3 1 (9.09%) Data Protection
3 1 (9.09%) Information Assurance
3 1 (9.09%) IT Strategy
3 1 (9.09%) Problem Management
3 1 (9.09%) Prototyping
3 1 (9.09%) System Testing
3 1 (9.09%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (27.27%) SQL
2 2 (18.18%) JavaScript
3 1 (9.09%) Java
3 1 (9.09%) PL/SQL
3 1 (9.09%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) BPSS Clearance
1 2 (18.18%) Security Cleared
2 1 (9.09%) CCA
2 1 (9.09%) CCNA
2 1 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (9.09%) Citrix Certification
2 1 (9.09%) MCP
2 1 (9.09%) MCSE
2 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (9.09%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (18.18%) PMO
1 2 (18.18%) QA
System Software
1 1 (9.09%) Active Directory
1 1 (9.09%) NDS
Vendors
1 4 (36.36%) Northgate
2 2 (18.18%) Aareon
2 2 (18.18%) Castleton
2 2 (18.18%) Civica
2 2 (18.18%) Orchard
2 2 (18.18%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (9.09%) Anite
3 1 (9.09%) Cisco
3 1 (9.09%) Microsoft
3 1 (9.09%) Novell
3 1 (9.09%) Sun
3 1 (9.09%) TOWER Software