Period
to 15 October 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies 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 15 October 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
UK
6 months to
15 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 859 815 851
Rank change year-on-year -44 +36 -43
Contract jobs citing Capita 30 66 56
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.029% 0.067% 0.053%
As % of the Vendors category 0.069% 0.16% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 29 19
UK median daily rate £352 £425 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -17.17% +21.43% +7.69%
10th Percentile £189 £250 £275
90th Percentile £533 £528 £488
UK excluding London median daily rate £352 £450 £350
% change year-on-year -21.77% +28.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 0 3
UK median hourly rate £18.00 - £35.00
10th Percentile £14.25 - £20.08
90th Percentile £23.44 - £41.36
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 - £35.00

Capita is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services.

All Vendors
UK
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 43,295 42,402 47,721
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 42.00% 43.08% 45.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 26,760 26,143 29,221
UK median daily rate £450 £430 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.65% +3.61% +3.75%
10th Percentile £250 £241 £240
90th Percentile £625 £619 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £400 £388
% change year-on-year +5.00% +3.23% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1,666 1,375 1,710
UK median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.50
10th Percentile £10.75 £10.50 £10.00
90th Percentile £45.87 £45.00 £44.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.84 £17.00
% change year-on-year -1.99% -0.97% -

Capita
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Capita as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Capita in the UK

Capita
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Capita in the UK

Capita
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Capita over the 6 months to 15 October 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Capita in the UK

Capita
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Capita in the UK

Capita
Top 12 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Capita within the UK over the 6 months to 15 October 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
England -59 26 £352 -17.17% 39
UK excluding London -55 17 £352 -21.77% 35
London -15 10 - - 9
Yorkshire -22 5 £325 -3.70% 5
North of England -28 5 £325 -7.14% 14
South East -6 4 £198 -60.50% 5
East of England -8 3 £475 - 1
South West -14 2 £379 +26.36% 1
Midlands -32 2 £290 -41.41% 9
West Midlands -17 1 - - 5
East Midlands - 1 £290 - 4
Wales - 1 - - 1

For the 6 months to 15 October 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Capita also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads with a requirement for Capita.

1 7 (23.33%) Microsoft
1 7 (23.33%) OPENHousing
2 6 (20.00%) SQL
2 6 (20.00%) Microsoft Excel
3 5 (16.67%) Windows
3 5 (16.67%) Management Information System
3 5 (16.67%) Finance
4 4 (13.33%) Asset Management
4 4 (13.33%) VBA
4 4 (13.33%) Active Directory
4 4 (13.33%) Windows 7
4 4 (13.33%) Windows 10
5 3 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (10.00%) PowerShell
5 3 (10.00%) MS Exchange
5 3 (10.00%) SMS
5 3 (10.00%) SharePoint
6 2 (6.67%) Migration
6 2 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (6.67%) Project Management
6 2 (6.67%) ITIL
6 2 (6.67%) PRINCE2
6 2 (6.67%) .NET
6 2 (6.67%) C#
6 2 (6.67%) SQL Server
6 2 (6.67%) BusinessObjects
6 2 (6.67%) ISEB
6 2 (6.67%) ISTQB
6 2 (6.67%) Data Migration
6 2 (6.67%) Northgate

Capita
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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (10.00%) MS Exchange
1 3 (10.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.33%) OpenEdge
2 1 (3.33%) OpenStack
Applications
1 6 (20.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (3.33%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 7 (23.33%) OPENHousing
2 1 (3.33%) Academy Revenues and Benefits
2 1 (3.33%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (3.33%) OPENContractor
2 1 (3.33%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (3.33%) Towers Watson Igloo
2 1 (3.33%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (10.00%) SMS
2 1 (3.33%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (3.33%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (3.33%) NAS
2 1 (3.33%) SAN
2 1 (3.33%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.67%) BusinessObjects
1 2 (6.67%) SQL Server
1 2 (6.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (3.33%) EDMS
2 1 (3.33%) MS Access
2 1 (3.33%) Power BI
2 1 (3.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (3.33%) Cucumber
1 1 (3.33%) Selenium
1 1 (3.33%) SpecFlow
General
1 5 (16.67%) Finance
2 1 (3.33%) Back Office
2 1 (3.33%) Billing
2 1 (3.33%) Legal
2 1 (3.33%) Local Government
2 1 (3.33%) Publishing
2 1 (3.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (40.00%) Analyst
2 3 (10.00%) Active Directory Specialist
2 3 (10.00%) Data Analyst
2 3 (10.00%) Developer
3 2 (6.67%) ICT Analyst
3 2 (6.67%) Programme Manager
3 2 (6.67%) Systems Analyst
3 2 (6.67%) Technical Leader
3 2 (6.67%) Test Analyst
4 1 (3.33%) Asset Management Analyst
4 1 (3.33%) Cloud Architect
4 1 (3.33%) Data Quality Officer
4 1 (3.33%) Developer in Test
4 1 (3.33%) DevOps Developer
4 1 (3.33%) DevOps Manager
4 1 (3.33%) ICT Programme Manager
4 1 (3.33%) ITIL Business Analyst
4 1 (3.33%) Junior Data Entry Analyst
4 1 (3.33%) QA Automation Tester
4 1 (3.33%) Test Automation Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.67%) .NET
2 1 (3.33%) Gherkin
2 1 (3.33%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (16.67%) Management Information System
2 1 (3.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.33%) CMDB
2 1 (3.33%) Enterprise Cloud
Operating Systems
1 5 (16.67%) Windows
2 4 (13.33%) Windows 10
2 4 (13.33%) Windows 7
3 2 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (6.67%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (3.33%) CentOS
4 1 (3.33%) Linux
4 1 (3.33%) Ubuntu
4 1 (3.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (13.33%) Asset Management
2 3 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (6.67%) Business Analysis
3 2 (6.67%) Data Analysis
3 2 (6.67%) Data Migration
3 2 (6.67%) DevOps
3 2 (6.67%) ITIL
3 2 (6.67%) Line Management
3 2 (6.67%) Migration
3 2 (6.67%) PRINCE2
3 2 (6.67%) Problem-Solving
3 2 (6.67%) Project Management
3 2 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (6.67%) Technical Architecture
3 2 (6.67%) Test Scripting
3 2 (6.67%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (3.33%) Due Diligence
4 1 (3.33%) Performance Measurement
4 1 (3.33%) Proactive Management
4 1 (3.33%) Self-Awareness
Programming Languages
1 6 (20.00%) SQL
2 4 (13.33%) VBA
3 3 (10.00%) PowerShell
4 2 (6.67%) C#
5 1 (3.33%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (6.67%) Degree
1 2 (6.67%) ISEB
1 2 (6.67%) ISTQB
2 1 (3.33%) (ISC)2 CCSP
2 1 (3.33%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (3.33%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (3.33%) DV Cleared
2 1 (3.33%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (3.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (3.33%) SC Cleared
2 1 (3.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.33%) Data Quality
1 1 (3.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (3.33%) JSP 440
1 1 (3.33%) QA
System Software
1 4 (13.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.33%) Firmware
2 1 (3.33%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (3.33%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (3.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (3.33%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (3.33%) QRadar
1 1 (3.33%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 7 (23.33%) Microsoft
2 2 (6.67%) Northgate
3 1 (3.33%) BMC
3 1 (3.33%) Cisco
3 1 (3.33%) HP
3 1 (3.33%) IBM
3 1 (3.33%) Juniper
3 1 (3.33%) McAfee
3 1 (3.33%) Oracle
3 1 (3.33%) Progress
3 1 (3.33%) Remedy
3 1 (3.33%) Sophos
3 1 (3.33%) VMware
3 1 (3.33%) WorldPay