Compare Hays vs Capita BETA

See how working at Hays vs. Capita compares on a variety of workplace factors. By comparing employers on employee ratings, salaries, reviews, pros/cons, job openings and more, you'll feel one step ahead of the rest. All salaries and reviews are posted by employees working at Hays vs. Capita. Learn more about each company and apply to jobs near you.
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Hays

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Capita

Employee Ratings

  • Hays scored higher in 8 areas: Overall Rating, Career Opportunities, Compensation & Benefits, Senior Management, Culture & Values, CEO Approval, % Recommend to a friend and Positive Business Outlook.
  • Capita scored higher in 1 area: Work-life balance.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.8
(based on 3058 reviews)
Hays employees rated their Overall Rating 0.6 higher than Capita employees rated theirs.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.2
(based on 3397 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.8
Hays employees rated their Career Opportunities 0.9 higher than Capita employees rated theirs.
Career Opportunities
2.9
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.4
Hays employees rated their Compensation & Benefits 0.5 higher than Capita employees rated theirs.
Compensation & Benefits
2.9
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.2
Work-life balance
3.3
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.5
Hays employees rated their Senior Management 0.7 higher than Capita employees rated theirs.
Senior Management
2.8
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.7
Hays employees rated their Culture & Values 0.6 higher than Capita employees rated theirs.
Culture & Values
3.1
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Hays Ceo Alistair R. Cox
89%
89%Alistair R. Cox
Hays employees rated their CEO Approval 11% higher than Capita employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
Capita Ceo Jon Lewis
78%
78%Jon Lewis
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
73%
Hays employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 20% higher than Capita employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
53%
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
62%
Hays employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 16% higher than Capita employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
46%

Salaries

Capita has 1,017 more total submitted salaries than Hays.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Recruitment Consultant261 Salaries
£23,497/yr
Business Manager34 Salaries
£30,640/yr
Intern50 Salaries
£16,260/yr
Salaries for similar jobs
Recruiter18 Salaries
£27,244/yr
Customer Service Advisor81 Salaries
£17,019/yr
Team Manager46 Salaries
£29,047/yr

What Employees Say

  • "Career progression" was the most mentioned Pro at Hays.
  • "Work life balance" was the most mentioned Pro at Capita.
  • "Long hours" was the most mentioned Con at Hays.
  • "Senior management" was the most mentioned Con at Capita.
Pros
Pros
"Career progression"(in 158 reviews)
"Work hard play"(in 154 reviews)
Pros
"Work life balance"(in 161 reviews)
"Work environment"(in 159 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Long hours"(in 487 reviews)
"Working hours"(in 140 reviews)
Cons
"Senior management"(in 103 reviews)
"Career progression"(in 84 reviews)
Featured Review

Current Employee - Senior Recruitment Consultant

I have been working at Hays full-time

Pros

Professional company with an great outlook on success and getting the best out of employees. Has been fully supportive during lockdown too.

Cons

It's a sales company, so the pressure and expectations are high.

Current Employee - Senior Consultant

I have been working at Capita full-time

Pros

Purpose led organisation with strong exceutive leadership

Cons

Change fatigue in the organisation as a result of ongoing transformation

Job Postings

Hays has 22,555 more recently posted open jobs than Capita.