The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the North West 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 22 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
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Capita
England / North West
Rank 122 153 144
Rank change year-on-year +31 -9  
Contract jobs citing Capita 6 7 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.23% 0.18% 0.029%
As % of the Vendors category 0.56% 0.42% 0.062%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 6 0
Median daily rate £375 £369 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.55% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £388 £438
% change year-on-year +16.12% -11.42%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 0
Median hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 -
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 the North West.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
North West
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 1077 1660 1612
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 42.10% 43.24% 46.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 667 902 788
Median daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £250 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £538 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 66 115 87
Median hourly rate £16.00 £20.00 £20.19
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -20.00% -0.91%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.40 £13.00 £11.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.33 £47.33 £49.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £20.00 £17.11
% change year-on-year -17.50% +16.89%  

Capita
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the North West 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 the North West

Capita
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Capita in the North West

Capita
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Capita in the North West over the 3 months to 22 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Capita in the North West

Capita
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Capita in the North West

Capita
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Capita within the North West region over the 3 months to 22 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
Cumbria +3 3 - -
Lancashire - 1 £600 -
Merseyside - 1 - -
Capita
England

Capita
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 22 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 North West region with a requirement for Capita.

1 5 (55.56%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (44.44%) Finance
3 3 (33.33%) Validation
3 3 (33.33%) Management Information System
3 3 (33.33%) SQL
3 3 (33.33%) SAP
3 3 (33.33%) SharePoint
3 3 (33.33%) LANDesk
3 3 (33.33%) Spreadsheet
4 2 (22.22%) QlikView
4 2 (22.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (22.22%) Civica
4 2 (22.22%) OPENContractor
4 2 (22.22%) Security Cleared
4 2 (22.22%) BPSS Clearance
4 2 (22.22%) CRM
4 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
4 2 (22.22%) MS Office
4 2 (22.22%) Manufacturing
4 2 (22.22%) Programme Management
5 1 (11.11%) TDD
5 1 (11.11%) Network Design
5 1 (11.11%) Information Security
5 1 (11.11%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (11.11%) Risk Management
5 1 (11.11%) Service Management
5 1 (11.11%) Data Security
5 1 (11.11%) HP
5 1 (11.11%) BCP
5 1 (11.11%) Windows

Capita
Top Related IT Skills in the North West 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 3 (33.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (33.33%) Spreadsheet
2 2 (22.22%) MS Office
3 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (22.22%) OPENContractor
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) LAN
1 1 (11.11%) Remote Desktop
1 1 (11.11%) WAN
1 1 (11.11%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) QlikView
1 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
1 2 (22.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) StarTeam
General
1 4 (44.44%) Finance
2 2 (22.22%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Systems Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Applications Support
2 2 (22.22%) IT Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Applications Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Applications Support Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Applications Support Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Information Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Information Security Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Lead Developer
3 1 (11.11%) SAP Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Security Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Support Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Support Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Support Officer
3 1 (11.11%) Technical Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) VME
1 1 (11.11%) Windows
1 1 (11.11%) Windows 10
1 1 (11.11%) Windows 7
1 1 (11.11%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (33.33%) Validation
3 2 (22.22%) CRM
3 2 (22.22%) Programme Management
4 1 (11.11%) BCP
4 1 (11.11%) Data Security
4 1 (11.11%) Incident Management
4 1 (11.11%) Information Security
4 1 (11.11%) Integration Testing
4 1 (11.11%) Network Architecture
4 1 (11.11%) Network Design
4 1 (11.11%) Risk Management
4 1 (11.11%) Security Architecture
4 1 (11.11%) Service Management
4 1 (11.11%) Software Engineering
4 1 (11.11%) TDD
4 1 (11.11%) Time Management
4 1 (11.11%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 3 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (11.11%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) BPSS Clearance
1 2 (22.22%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (11.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (11.11%) PCI DSS
1 1 (11.11%) PMO
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) SCCM
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) LANDesk
1 3 (33.33%) SAP
2 2 (22.22%) Civica
3 1 (11.11%) HP
3 1 (11.11%) ICL