The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South 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 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 West
Rank 134 138 142
Rank change year-on-year +4 +4  
Contract jobs citing Capita 2 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.077% 0.034% 0.064%
As % of the Vendors category 0.19% 0.086% 0.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £388 -
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 West.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
South West
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 1054 1159 1221
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 40.59% 39.94% 39.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 673 751 717
Median daily rate £375 £363 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.44% -3.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £208 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £496 £538
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 54 74 71
Median hourly rate £38.75 £20.00 £20.06
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +93.75% -0.29%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.70 £11.25 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.25 £46.34 £44.44
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 West

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

Capita
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Capita in the South West

Capita
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Capita in the South West

Capita
Contract Job Locations in the South 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 South West 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
Wiltshire - 1 - -
Capita
England

Capita
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

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 West region with a requirement for Capita.

1 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (40.00%) Backup Exec
2 2 (40.00%) MS Office
2 2 (40.00%) C#
2 2 (40.00%) Windows
2 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (40.00%) Symantec
2 2 (40.00%) Office 365
2 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (40.00%) User Experience
2 2 (40.00%) Windows 10
2 2 (40.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (40.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (20.00%) Digital Media
3 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
3 1 (20.00%) PMO
3 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (20.00%) Translating Business Requirements
3 1 (20.00%) Project Management
3 1 (20.00%) UML
3 1 (20.00%) OO
3 1 (20.00%) XHTML
3 1 (20.00%) CRM
3 1 (20.00%) OOD
3 1 (20.00%) C++
3 1 (20.00%) HTML
3 1 (20.00%) SQL
3 1 (20.00%) .NET

Capita
Top Related IT Skills in the South 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:

Applications
1 2 (40.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (40.00%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Applications Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Business Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) CRM Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) CRM Business Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Lead Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Applications Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) .NET
1 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (20.00%) CSS
1 1 (20.00%) HTML
1 1 (20.00%) XHTML
1 1 (20.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) User Experience
2 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (20.00%) CCTV
2 1 (20.00%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Windows
1 2 (40.00%) Windows 10
1 2 (40.00%) Windows 7
1 2 (40.00%) Windows Server
1 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) Business Analysis
1 1 (20.00%) CRM
1 1 (20.00%) OO
1 1 (20.00%) OOD
1 1 (20.00%) Project Management
1 1 (20.00%) Project Planning
1 1 (20.00%) Risk Management
1 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
1 1 (20.00%) Translating Business Requirements
1 1 (20.00%) UML
1 1 (20.00%) UX Design
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) C#
2 1 (20.00%) C++
2 1 (20.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) PMO
1 1 (20.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (40.00%) Symantec
3 1 (20.00%) Northgate
3 1 (20.00%) Salesforce.com