Period
to 19 January 2018

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 6 months to 19 January 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
England > North West
6 months to
19 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 167 201 230
Rank change year-on-year +34 +29 -34
Contract jobs citing Capita 39 8 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.72% 0.13% 0.12%
As % of the Vendors category 1.69% 0.29% 0.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 4 9
North West median daily rate £385 £438 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.00% +34.62% +44.44%
10th Percentile £281 £365 £222
90th Percentile £475 £601 £380
England median daily rate £403 £350 £365
% change year-on-year +15.21% -4.11% +21.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 0
North West median hourly rate - £16.00 -
England median hourly rate £18.69 £16.00 £9.92
% change year-on-year +16.78% +61.29% -54.03%

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 North West.

All Vendors
North West
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 2,308 2,802 3,429
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 42.39% 45.72% 40.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,438 1,703 1,907
North West median daily rate £415 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.75% - +14.29%
10th Percentile £225 £257 £213
90th Percentile £625 £575 £546
England median daily rate £450 £425 £405
% change year-on-year +5.88% +4.94% +1.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 143 99 178
North West median hourly rate £16.19 £18.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -12.49% +5.71% +4.57%
10th Percentile £11.53 £11.25 £11.25
90th Percentile £43.00 £43.80 £43.83
England median hourly rate £17.48 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year -0.11% - +6.06%

Capita
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

Job postings citing Capita as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North West.

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 6 months to 19 January 2018.

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 contractor hourly rates quoted in IT 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 6 months to 19 January 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
Manchester +26 18 £396 -0.94% 8
Cheshire - 9 £350 -
Cumbria +1 7 £331 - 4
Lancashire +8 1 £380 -24.00%
Capita
England

For the 6 months to 19 January 2018, 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 11 (28.21%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 10 (25.64%) SC Cleared
2 10 (25.64%) Security Cleared
3 9 (23.08%) SQL
3 9 (23.08%) Data Warehouse
3 9 (23.08%) ETL
3 9 (23.08%) Business Intelligence
3 9 (23.08%) IBM
4 8 (20.51%) Microsoft
4 8 (20.51%) Cognos
4 8 (20.51%) Active Directory
4 8 (20.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 8 (20.51%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 6 (15.38%) Microsoft Azure
5 6 (15.38%) HTML
5 6 (15.38%) JavaScript
6 5 (12.82%) Migration
7 4 (10.26%) ASP.NET Web API
7 4 (10.26%) VMware
7 4 (10.26%) JSON
7 4 (10.26%) Finance
7 4 (10.26%) Web Services
7 4 (10.26%) XML
7 4 (10.26%) C#
7 4 (10.26%) .NET
7 4 (10.26%) SQL Server
7 4 (10.26%) MS Exchange
8 3 (7.69%) SLA
8 3 (7.69%) Unix
8 3 (7.69%) CCNA

Capita
Co-occurring 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 4 (10.26%) MS Exchange
2 3 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (5.13%) Confluence
4 1 (2.56%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 2 (5.13%) Microsoft Office
1 2 (5.13%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 8 (20.51%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 6 (15.38%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (7.69%) Azure Active Directory
2 3 (7.69%) IaaS
2 3 (7.69%) PaaS
3 1 (2.56%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (2.56%) Boomi
3 1 (2.56%) iPaaS
3 1 (2.56%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.13%) Internet
2 1 (2.56%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (28.21%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 9 (23.08%) Data Warehouse
3 8 (20.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (10.26%) SQL Server
5 1 (2.56%) Azure SQL Database
5 1 (2.56%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (2.56%) CorVu
5 1 (2.56%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (2.56%) DataStage
5 1 (2.56%) IBM InfoSphere
5 1 (2.56%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 2 (5.13%) Bitbucket
1 2 (5.13%) Jenkins
1 2 (5.13%) JIRA
2 1 (2.56%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.56%) Grunt
2 1 (2.56%) gulp
2 1 (2.56%) SonarQube
2 1 (2.56%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (10.26%) Finance
2 1 (2.56%) Banking
Job Titles
1 14 (35.90%) Developer
2 8 (20.51%) Cognos Developer
3 6 (15.38%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 5 (12.82%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 5 (12.82%) Cognos BI Developer
4 5 (12.82%) Data Warehouse Developer
5 4 (10.26%) Analyst
6 3 (7.69%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
6 3 (7.69%) Network Engineer
7 2 (5.13%) Administrator
7 2 (5.13%) Angular Developer
7 2 (5.13%) Architect
7 2 (5.13%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 2 (5.13%) Azure Architect
7 2 (5.13%) Azure Engineer
7 2 (5.13%) Business Analyst
7 2 (5.13%) C# .NET Developer
7 2 (5.13%) DevOps Engineer
7 2 (5.13%) Project Manager
7 2 (5.13%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (15.38%) HTML
2 4 (10.26%) .NET
2 4 (10.26%) ASP.NET Web API
2 4 (10.26%) JSON
2 4 (10.26%) Web Services
2 4 (10.26%) XML
3 3 (7.69%) ASP.NET
3 3 (7.69%) CSS
3 3 (7.69%) CSS3
3 3 (7.69%) HTML5
3 3 (7.69%) KML
3 3 (7.69%) RESTful
3 3 (7.69%) SOAP
4 2 (5.13%) .NET Framework
4 2 (5.13%) AngularJS
4 2 (5.13%) Entity Framework
4 2 (5.13%) Middleware
4 2 (5.13%) SignalR
4 2 (5.13%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 2 (5.13%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.69%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (2.56%) Management Information System
2 1 (2.56%) Minimum Viable Product
2 1 (2.56%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 3 (7.69%) Unix
2 1 (2.56%) Android
2 1 (2.56%) Apple iOS
2 1 (2.56%) Linux
2 1 (2.56%) Solaris
2 1 (2.56%) SUSE
2 1 (2.56%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (23.08%) Business Intelligence
1 9 (23.08%) ETL
2 5 (12.82%) Migration
3 3 (7.69%) MVC
3 3 (7.69%) Network Virtualisation
3 3 (7.69%) Problem Management
3 3 (7.69%) Resource Management
3 3 (7.69%) Root Cause Analysis
3 3 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (5.13%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (5.13%) Configuration Management
4 2 (5.13%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (5.13%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (5.13%) Data Management
4 2 (5.13%) DevOps
4 2 (5.13%) PRINCE2
4 2 (5.13%) SDLC
4 2 (5.13%) Waterfall
4 2 (5.13%) Workflow
5 1 (2.56%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 9 (23.08%) SQL
2 6 (15.38%) JavaScript
3 4 (10.26%) C#
4 2 (5.13%) Shell Script
5 1 (2.56%) Perl
Qualifications
1 10 (25.64%) SC Cleared
1 10 (25.64%) Security Cleared
2 3 (7.69%) CCNA
2 3 (7.69%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.69%) SLA
2 1 (2.56%) GDPR
System Software
1 8 (20.51%) Active Directory
2 3 (7.69%) Hyper-V
2 3 (7.69%) Virtual Machines
3 2 (5.13%) Docker
4 1 (2.56%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 1 (2.56%) Veritas Volume Manager
4 1 (2.56%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (2.56%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (7.69%) SCCM
2 1 (2.56%) NetBackup
2 1 (2.56%) Oracle ZFS
2 1 (2.56%) Puppet
2 1 (2.56%) Terraform
Vendors
1 9 (23.08%) IBM
2 8 (20.51%) Cognos
2 8 (20.51%) Microsoft
3 4 (10.26%) VMware
4 2 (5.13%) Ivanti
5 1 (2.56%) EMC
5 1 (2.56%) iManage
5 1 (2.56%) Informatica
5 1 (2.56%) MuleSoft
5 1 (2.56%) Perforce
5 1 (2.56%) SAP
5 1 (2.56%) SnapLogic
5 1 (2.56%) Sun
5 1 (2.56%) TIBCO
5 1 (2.56%) Veritas
5 1 (2.56%) Xamarin