The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South East 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 25 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
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Capita
England / South East
Rank 241 257 262
Rank change year-on-year +16 +5  
Contract jobs citing Capita 4 7 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.051% 0.076% 0.072%
As % of the Vendors category 0.10% 0.15% 0.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 3
Median daily rate £400 £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -5.88%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £388 £328
% change year-on-year +16.12% +18.32%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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 South East.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
South East
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 3862 4522 4476
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 49.20% 49.05% 45.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 2112 2685 2340
Median daily rate £415 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.09% +3.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £271 £245 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £535 £530 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 200 206 227
Median hourly rate £15.50 £30.00 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -48.33% +62.16%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £12.29 £11.66
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £60.00 £42.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £19.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year -15.36% +14.67%  

Capita
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South East 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 South East

Capita
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Capita in the South East

Capita
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Capita in the South East

Capita
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Capita within the South East region over the 3 months to 25 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
Berkshire +22 2 £400 -
Buckinghamshire - 1 - - 1
Surrey - 1 - -
Capita
England

Capita
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 25 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 South East region with a requirement for Capita.

1 9 (47.37%) Manufacturing
1 9 (47.37%) Pharmaceutical
1 9 (47.37%) SAP
1 9 (47.37%) ERP
1 9 (47.37%) GAMP
1 9 (47.37%) GCP
1 9 (47.37%) GMP
1 9 (47.37%) GxP
1 9 (47.37%) Information Security
1 9 (47.37%) Coaching
2 4 (21.05%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (15.79%) SC Cleared
3 3 (15.79%) Security Cleared
4 2 (10.53%) WebDriver
4 2 (10.53%) Selenium
4 2 (10.53%) Management Information System
4 2 (10.53%) SOAP
4 2 (10.53%) Web Services
4 2 (10.53%) Unix
4 2 (10.53%) SQL
4 2 (10.53%) Linux
4 2 (10.53%) SoapUI
5 1 (5.26%) Continuous Deployment
5 1 (5.26%) SABSA
5 1 (5.26%) Aareon
5 1 (5.26%) OPENHousing
5 1 (5.26%) Northgate Housing
5 1 (5.26%) Data Centre
5 1 (5.26%) Defect Management
5 1 (5.26%) Java

Capita
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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 (5.26%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Northgate Housing
1 1 (5.26%) OPENHousing
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.26%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.26%) Firewall
1 1 (5.26%) LAN
1 1 (5.26%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.26%) SQL Server
1 1 (5.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (5.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (10.53%) Selenium
1 2 (10.53%) SoapUI
1 2 (10.53%) WebDriver
General
1 9 (47.37%) Manufacturing
1 9 (47.37%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 10 (52.63%) Consultant
2 9 (47.37%) Compliance Consultant
3 7 (36.84%) IT Consultant
3 7 (36.84%) IT Risk Consultant
3 7 (36.84%) Risk Consultant
4 4 (21.05%) Analyst
5 2 (10.53%) Agile Test Analyst
5 2 (10.53%) Manual Test Analyst
5 2 (10.53%) Senior Consultant
5 2 (10.53%) SQL Analyst
5 2 (10.53%) Test Analyst
5 2 (10.53%) Test Manager
6 1 (5.26%) Business Systems Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) Information Assurance Architect
6 1 (5.26%) Information Assurance Leader
6 1 (5.26%) Lead Architect
6 1 (5.26%) Pricing Manager
6 1 (5.26%) Programme Test Manager
6 1 (5.26%) Systems Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) Test Programme Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.53%) SOAP
1 2 (10.53%) Web Services
2 1 (5.26%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.53%) Management Information System
2 1 (5.26%) Data Centre
2 1 (5.26%) Data Protection Act
2 1 (5.26%) Mainframe
2 1 (5.26%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 2 (10.53%) Linux
1 2 (10.53%) Unix
2 1 (5.26%) AIX
2 1 (5.26%) Mac OS
2 1 (5.26%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (47.37%) Coaching
1 9 (47.37%) ERP
1 9 (47.37%) Information Security
2 4 (21.05%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (5.26%) Continuous Deployment
3 1 (5.26%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (5.26%) Cybersecurity
3 1 (5.26%) Data Mapping
3 1 (5.26%) Data Modelling
3 1 (5.26%) Data Protection
3 1 (5.26%) Defect Management
3 1 (5.26%) Information Assurance
3 1 (5.26%) Open Source
3 1 (5.26%) SABSA
3 1 (5.26%) Security Architecture
3 1 (5.26%) Security Testing
3 1 (5.26%) Test Scripting
3 1 (5.26%) Test Strategy
3 1 (5.26%) TOGAF
3 1 (5.26%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (10.53%) SQL
2 1 (5.26%) Java
2 1 (5.26%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 3 (15.79%) SC Cleared
1 3 (15.79%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (47.37%) GAMP
1 9 (47.37%) GCP
1 9 (47.37%) GMP
1 9 (47.37%) GxP
2 1 (5.26%) RMADS
System Software
1 1 (5.26%) Shibboleth
Systems Management
1 1 (5.26%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 9 (47.37%) SAP
2 1 (5.26%) Aareon
2 1 (5.26%) Civica
2 1 (5.26%) HP
2 1 (5.26%) Northgate
2 1 (5.26%) Orchard