Period
to 20 January 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 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 January 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
England > West Midlands
6 months to
20 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 136 177 176
Rank change year-on-year +41 -1 -7
Contract jobs citing Capita 39 20 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.84% 0.37% 0.081%
As % of the Vendors category 1.91% 0.80% 0.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 4 3
West Midlands median daily rate £413 £160 £351
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +157.81% -54.42% -
10th Percentile £256 £160 £310
90th Percentile £530 £354 £390
England median daily rate £403 £350 £365
% change year-on-year +15.21% -4.11% +21.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
West Midlands median hourly rate £170.00 - £10.61
10th Percentile £160.00 - £10.09
90th Percentile £180.00 - £11.14
England median hourly rate £18.69 £16.00 £9.92
% change year-on-year +16.78% +61.29% -54.03%

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 West Midlands.

All Vendors
West Midlands
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 2,042 2,511 2,237
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 43.87% 45.84% 45.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,220 1,359 1,112
West Midlands median daily rate £400 £400 £400
10th Percentile £208 £213 £225
90th Percentile £563 £563 £550
England median daily rate £450 £425 £405
% change year-on-year +5.88% +4.94% +1.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 87 91 114
West Midlands median hourly rate £15.50 £14.50 £15.40
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.90% -5.84% -2.22%
10th Percentile £10.50 £10.60 £10.54
90th Percentile £48.75 £26.00 £33.69
England median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.76
% change year-on-year - -1.46% +7.64%

Capita
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

Job postings citing Capita as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for Capita in the West Midlands

Capita
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Capita in the West Midlands

Capita
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Capita in the West Midlands over the 6 months to 20 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Capita in the West Midlands

Capita
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Capita in the West Midlands

Capita
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Capita within the West Midlands region over the 6 months to 20 January 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
Coventry - 12 £413 - 4
Birmingham +5 9 £281 +75.78% 2
Solihull -11 3 - -
Staffordshire - 2 - -
Capita
England

For the 6 months to 20 January 2018, 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for Capita.

1 7 (17.95%) Tivoli Storage Manager
1 7 (17.95%) Service Management
1 7 (17.95%) ITIL
1 7 (17.95%) SharePoint
1 7 (17.95%) ISO/IEC 20000
1 7 (17.95%) ITIL V3
2 6 (15.38%) SC Cleared
2 6 (15.38%) Security Cleared
2 6 (15.38%) Microsoft
2 6 (15.38%) ServiceNow
2 6 (15.38%) Greenfield Project
3 5 (12.82%) Firewall
3 5 (12.82%) Migration
3 5 (12.82%) LAN
3 5 (12.82%) WAN
3 5 (12.82%) SQL
3 5 (12.82%) SQL Server
4 4 (10.26%) E-Commerce
4 4 (10.26%) Data Modelling
4 4 (10.26%) Windows
4 4 (10.26%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (10.26%) IaaS
4 4 (10.26%) Mobile App
4 4 (10.26%) Retail
4 4 (10.26%) Data Centre
4 4 (10.26%) Presales
5 3 (7.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (7.69%) Office 365
5 3 (7.69%) SaaS
5 3 (7.69%) PaaS

Capita
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 7 (17.95%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.56%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (2.56%) JBoss
2 1 (2.56%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (2.56%) Tomcat
2 1 (2.56%) WebLogic
2 1 (2.56%) WebLogic Portal
2 1 (2.56%) WildFly
Applications
1 2 (5.13%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (5.13%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (5.13%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (5.13%) Teamcenter
2 1 (2.56%) Scribe Insight
Cloud Services
1 4 (10.26%) IaaS
1 4 (10.26%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (7.69%) Office 365
2 3 (7.69%) PaaS
2 3 (7.69%) SaaS
3 2 (5.13%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (5.13%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (12.82%) Firewall
1 5 (12.82%) LAN
1 5 (12.82%) WAN
2 3 (7.69%) TCP/IP
3 2 (5.13%) Internet
3 2 (5.13%) MPLS
3 2 (5.13%) Wireless
4 1 (2.56%) Cisco ISE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (12.82%) SQL Server
2 3 (7.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (5.13%) Power BI
3 2 (5.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (5.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (2.56%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (2.56%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 1 (2.56%) Oracle Database
4 1 (2.56%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (2.56%) PowerPivot
4 1 (2.56%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (2.56%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (2.56%) SoapUI
1 1 (2.56%) TestDirector
General
1 4 (10.26%) Retail
2 3 (7.69%) Telecoms
3 2 (5.13%) Finance
4 1 (2.56%) Legal
Job Titles
1 13 (33.33%) Consultant
2 6 (15.38%) Architect
2 6 (15.38%) Project Manager
2 6 (15.38%) ServiceNow Consultant
3 4 (10.26%) Analyst
3 4 (10.26%) Delivery Project Manager
3 4 (10.26%) Digital Delivery Manager
3 4 (10.26%) Digital Project Manager
3 4 (10.26%) Mobile Project Manager
3 4 (10.26%) Senior Manager
3 4 (10.26%) Senior Project Manager
3 4 (10.26%) Web Manager
3 4 (10.26%) Web Project Manager
4 3 (7.69%) Lead Architect
4 3 (7.69%) Network Engineer
4 3 (7.69%) SharePoint Consultant
4 3 (7.69%) Telecoms Architect
5 2 (5.13%) CRM Implementation Consultant
5 2 (5.13%) Infrastructure Project Manager
5 2 (5.13%) WAN Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.13%) SOAP
2 1 (2.56%) EJB
2 1 (2.56%) J2EE
2 1 (2.56%) JSP
2 1 (2.56%) Spring
2 1 (2.56%) Spring Security
2 1 (2.56%) Web Services
2 1 (2.56%) XML
2 1 (2.56%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 6 (15.38%) Greenfield Project
2 4 (10.26%) Data Centre
2 4 (10.26%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.56%) Clustering
3 1 (2.56%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 4 (10.26%) Windows
2 2 (5.13%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (17.95%) ITIL
1 7 (17.95%) ITIL V3
1 7 (17.95%) Service Management
2 5 (12.82%) Migration
3 4 (10.26%) Data Modelling
3 4 (10.26%) E-Commerce
3 4 (10.26%) Presales
4 3 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (7.69%) Customer Engagement
4 3 (7.69%) Service Delivery
4 3 (7.69%) Workflow
5 2 (5.13%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (5.13%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (5.13%) Data Management
5 2 (5.13%) Load Balancing
5 2 (5.13%) Network Architecture
5 2 (5.13%) Release Management
5 2 (5.13%) Test Automation
5 2 (5.13%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (5.13%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 5 (12.82%) SQL
2 2 (5.13%) T-SQL
3 1 (2.56%) C#
3 1 (2.56%) Java
3 1 (2.56%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (15.38%) SC Cleared
1 6 (15.38%) Security Cleared
2 2 (5.13%) CCNA
2 2 (5.13%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (5.13%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (17.95%) ISO/IEC 20000
2 2 (5.13%) PMO
3 1 (2.56%) Data Quality
3 1 (2.56%) GDPR
System Software
1 1 (2.56%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 7 (17.95%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 6 (15.38%) Microsoft
1 6 (15.38%) ServiceNow
2 3 (7.69%) BT
2 3 (7.69%) Cisco
2 3 (7.69%) IBM
2 3 (7.69%) TOWER Software
3 2 (5.13%) F5
3 2 (5.13%) Siemens
4 1 (2.56%) CheckPoint
4 1 (2.56%) Juniper
4 1 (2.56%) Oracle