The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of CA products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CA over the 3 months to 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not 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 CA Technologies.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
CA
Rank 47 - 46
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing CA 4 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 0.82% - 0.82%
As % of the Vendors category 1.97% - 1.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 3
Average daily rate
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£569 - £510
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.00 - £15.00
CA
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Bedfordshire region.

Vendors Category
Bedfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
203 122 207
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 41.86% 44.20% 56.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 149 69 126
Average daily rate £350 £325 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -4.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £225 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £380 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 4 13
Average hourly rate £17.50 £22.50 £24.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.22% -7.21%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.00 £8.13
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.20 £22.50 £160.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £19.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.63% +2.70%

CA
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing CA across the Bedfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

CA Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

CA
Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing CA across the Bedfordshire region.

CA Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

CA
Contract Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CA within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 22 September 2014. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bedford - - - -
CA
East of England

CA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing CA also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited CA.

1 4 (50.00%) PRINCE2
1 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (50.00%) Project Management
1 4 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
1 4 (50.00%) Degree
1 4 (50.00%) Planview
1 4 (50.00%) CA Clarity
1 4 (50.00%) PowerShell
2 3 (37.50%) SCCM
2 3 (37.50%) Revenue Management
2 3 (37.50%) Windows 7
2 3 (37.50%) MSI
2 3 (37.50%) Microsoft App-V
2 3 (37.50%) Windows
2 3 (37.50%) MS Excel
2 3 (37.50%) VBScript
2 3 (37.50%) VB
3 2 (25.00%) MS Project
3 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (25.00%) Change Management
3 2 (25.00%) Economics
3 2 (25.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (12.50%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (12.50%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (12.50%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (12.50%) Waterfall
4 1 (12.50%) VMFS
4 1 (12.50%) VMware ESXi

CA
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing CA also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited CA. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 3 (37.50%) MS Excel
2 2 (25.00%) MS Project
3 1 (12.50%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (50.00%) CA Clarity
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) SAN
1 1 (12.50%) DMZ
Development Applications
1 3 (37.50%) MSI
General
1 1 (12.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Project Manager
2 2 (25.00%) Consultant
2 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Consultant
2 2 (25.00%) SCCM Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) VMware Specialist
3 1 (12.50%) Applications Packager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Economics
2 1 (12.50%) Client/Server
2 1 (12.50%) e-Health
Operating Systems
1 3 (37.50%) Windows
1 3 (37.50%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) PRINCE2
1 4 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
1 4 (50.00%) Project Management
2 3 (37.50%) Revenue Management
3 2 (25.00%) Change Management
3 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (12.50%) ITIL
4 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (12.50%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (12.50%) Waterfall
4 1 (12.50%) Capacity Management
4 1 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 4 (50.00%) PowerShell
2 3 (37.50%) VBScript
2 3 (37.50%) VB
Qualifications
1 4 (50.00%) Degree
2 2 (25.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (12.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (37.50%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (12.50%) VMware Server
2 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (12.50%) VMFS
2 1 (12.50%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (12.50%) vCloud
2 1 (12.50%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 3 (37.50%) SCCM
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (50.00%) Planview
2 1 (12.50%) HP
2 1 (12.50%) EMC
2 1 (12.50%) NetApp
2 1 (12.50%) VMware