The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for CAPA skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited CAPA over the 3 months to 29 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.

Corrective and Preventive Action (CAPA)
UK
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 604 646 621
Rank change year-on-year +42 -25  
Contract jobs citing CAPA 1 2 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.002% 0.004% 0.007%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.003% 0.004% 0.009%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £463 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £463 - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

CAPA is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
UK
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 37580 44576 42623
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 83.08% 82.82% 79.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 24839 29287 26403
Median daily rate £450 £430 £418
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.77% +2.87%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £396
% change year-on-year +2.50% +1.01%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 953 1111 1229
Median hourly rate £35.00 £37.50 £28.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.66% +32.74%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.00 £12.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.00 £55.00 £49.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.75 £38.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.14% +28.33%  

CAPA
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing CAPA as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for CAPA in the UK

CAPA
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for CAPA in the UK

CAPA
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for CAPA in the UK

CAPA
Top 4 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CAPA within the UK over the 3 months to 29 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
England +49 1 £463 - 1
Bracknell - 1 £463 -
Berkshire - 1 £463 -
South East - 1 £463 -

For the 6 months to 29 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing CAPA also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for CAPA.

1 1 (50.00%) SAP
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (50.00%) PPP
1 1 (50.00%) Service Management
1 1 (50.00%) Quality Management
1 1 (50.00%) Workflow
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
1 1 (50.00%) Legal
1 1 (50.00%) Manufacturing
1 1 (50.00%) Risk Assessment
1 1 (50.00%) QA
1 1 (50.00%) QMS
1 1 (50.00%) Unified Communications
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL V3
1 1 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (50.00%) Root Cause Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) Cybersecurity
1 1 (50.00%) Mentoring
1 1 (50.00%) Coaching
1 1 (50.00%) People Management
1 1 (50.00%) Data Centre
1 1 (50.00%) Internal Audit
1 1 (50.00%) Service Design
1 1 (50.00%) Compliance Management
1 1 (50.00%) Q-Pulse
1 1 (50.00%) PMO

CAPA
Co-occurring IT Skills 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:

Business Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Q-Pulse
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) PPP
1 1 (50.00%) Unified Communications
General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
1 1 (50.00%) Legal
1 1 (50.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Programme Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Programme Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Quality Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Coaching
1 1 (50.00%) Compliance Management
1 1 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (50.00%) Cybersecurity
1 1 (50.00%) Internal Audit
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL V3
1 1 (50.00%) Mentoring
1 1 (50.00%) People Management
1 1 (50.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (50.00%) QMS
1 1 (50.00%) Quality Management
1 1 (50.00%) Risk Assessment
1 1 (50.00%) Root Cause Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) Service Design
1 1 (50.00%) Service Management
1 1 (50.00%) Workflow
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) PMO
1 1 (50.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) SAP