Period
to 20 November 2017

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 20 November 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 > North West
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 179 220 245
Rank change year-on-year +41 +25 -51
Contract jobs citing Capita 23 3 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.40% 0.044% 0.035%
As % of the Vendors category 0.94% 0.096% 0.084%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 3 2
North West median daily rate £360 £475 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -24.21% +58.33% +33.33%
10th Percentile £251 £413 £268
90th Percentile £475 £488 £333
England median daily rate £400 £350 £350
% change year-on-year +14.29% - +16.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
North West median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £18.69 £26.48 £22.50
% change year-on-year -29.42% +17.67% -18.18%

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 2448 3134 3563
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 43.01% 46.19% 41.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 1467 1866 1958
North West median daily rate £410 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.50% - +14.29%
10th Percentile £219 £263 £213
90th Percentile £625 £550 £550
England median daily rate £445 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +4.71% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 151 126 180
North West median hourly rate £16.00 £18.13 £17.17
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -11.72% +5.56% +7.31%
10th Percentile £11.25 £10.69 £11.24
90th Percentile £43.75 £45.38 £46.29
England median hourly rate £17.25 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year +1.47% -2.86% +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 20 November 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 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 20 November 2017. 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 - 11 £360 - 12
Cheshire - 7 £375 -
Cumbria - 3 £315 - 2
Capita
England

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 7 (30.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 6 (26.09%) SC Cleared
2 6 (26.09%) Security Cleared
3 5 (21.74%) ETL
3 5 (21.74%) Business Intelligence
3 5 (21.74%) IBM
3 5 (21.74%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (17.39%) Cognos
4 4 (17.39%) SQL
4 4 (17.39%) Finance
4 4 (17.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (17.39%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 3 (13.04%) HTML5
5 3 (13.04%) CSS3
5 3 (13.04%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (13.04%) Migration
5 3 (13.04%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (13.04%) HTML
5 3 (13.04%) JavaScript
5 3 (13.04%) CSS
5 3 (13.04%) SLA
5 3 (13.04%) CCNA
5 3 (13.04%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (8.70%) SDLC
6 2 (8.70%) JIRA
6 2 (8.70%) Active Directory
6 2 (8.70%) Internet
6 2 (8.70%) Middleware
6 2 (8.70%) Configuration Management
6 2 (8.70%) PRINCE2

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 2 (8.70%) Confluence
1 2 (8.70%) MS Exchange
2 1 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 2 (8.70%) Microsoft Office
1 2 (8.70%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 4 (17.39%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 1 (4.35%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (4.35%) OPENHousing
2 1 (4.35%) Oracle CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.35%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.70%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (30.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 5 (21.74%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (17.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (8.70%) SQL Server
5 1 (4.35%) CorVu
5 1 (4.35%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (4.35%) DataStage
5 1 (4.35%) IBM InfoSphere
Development Applications
1 2 (8.70%) Bitbucket
1 2 (8.70%) Jenkins
1 2 (8.70%) JIRA
2 1 (4.35%) Git (software)
2 1 (4.35%) Grunt
2 1 (4.35%) gulp
2 1 (4.35%) SonarQube
General
1 4 (17.39%) Finance
2 1 (4.35%) Banking
Job Titles
1 9 (39.13%) Developer
2 5 (21.74%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 4 (17.39%) Cognos BI Developer
3 4 (17.39%) Cognos Developer
3 4 (17.39%) Data Warehouse Developer
4 3 (13.04%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) .NET Developer
5 2 (8.70%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) Angular Developer
5 2 (8.70%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
5 2 (8.70%) C# .NET Developer
5 2 (8.70%) C# Developer
5 2 (8.70%) DevOps Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) Network Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) Project Manager
5 2 (8.70%) Support Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) Business Data Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) IT Support
6 1 (4.35%) Project Support Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (13.04%) CSS
1 3 (13.04%) CSS3
1 3 (13.04%) HTML
1 3 (13.04%) HTML5
2 2 (8.70%) .NET
2 2 (8.70%) .NET Framework
2 2 (8.70%) AngularJS
2 2 (8.70%) ASP.NET
2 2 (8.70%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (8.70%) ASP.NET Web API
2 2 (8.70%) Entity Framework
2 2 (8.70%) jQuery
2 2 (8.70%) Middleware
2 2 (8.70%) SignalR
2 2 (8.70%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 2 (8.70%) WPF
3 1 (4.35%) Ajax
3 1 (4.35%) JSON
3 1 (4.35%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (4.35%) Management Information System
1 1 (4.35%) Minimum Viable Product
1 1 (4.35%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.70%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (21.74%) Business Intelligence
1 5 (21.74%) ETL
2 3 (13.04%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (13.04%) Migration
2 3 (13.04%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (8.70%) Configuration Management
3 2 (8.70%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (8.70%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (8.70%) DevOps
3 2 (8.70%) MVC
3 2 (8.70%) PRINCE2
3 2 (8.70%) Requirements Analysis
3 2 (8.70%) SDLC
3 2 (8.70%) Waterfall
3 2 (8.70%) Workflow
4 1 (4.35%) Coaching
4 1 (4.35%) Mobile Development
4 1 (4.35%) Performance Optimisation
4 1 (4.35%) Stakeholder Analysis
4 1 (4.35%) Workflow Analysis
Programming Languages
1 4 (17.39%) SQL
2 3 (13.04%) JavaScript
3 2 (8.70%) C#
4 1 (4.35%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 6 (26.09%) SC Cleared
1 6 (26.09%) Security Cleared
2 3 (13.04%) CCNA
2 3 (13.04%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (13.04%) SLA
2 1 (4.35%) GDPR
System Software
1 2 (8.70%) Active Directory
1 2 (8.70%) Docker
2 1 (4.35%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (4.35%) SCCM
Vendors
1 5 (21.74%) IBM
2 4 (17.39%) Cognos
3 1 (4.35%) LANDesk
3 1 (4.35%) Microsoft
3 1 (4.35%) Oracle
3 1 (4.35%) Perforce
3 1 (4.35%) Siebel
3 1 (4.35%) VMware