The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of CA products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CA over the 3 months to 30 June 2015 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
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
CA
Rank 112 116 87
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -29
Contract jobs citing CA 10 6 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.40% 0.24% 1.50%
As % of the Vendors category 0.78% 0.48% 3.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 2 15
Average daily rate
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£575 £458 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.68% +52.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £388 £324 £136
10% offered a daily rate of more than £663 £592 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £406 £379 £270
% change year-on-year
+7.18% +40.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.00 £20.56 £19.77
% change year-on-year
+11.85% +4.00%
CA
South East

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

Vendors Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1279 1243 1173
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 51.59% 49.74% 48.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 608 555 445
Average daily rate £395 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.33% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £203 £140
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £496
UK excluding London average daily rate £361 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 61 32 51
Average hourly rate £21.55 £17.50 £23.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+23.14% -25.53%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.25 £9.65 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.00 £30.00 £36.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £17.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+8.82% -12.82%

CA
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

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

CA Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

CA
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

CA Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

CA
Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CA across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 30 June 2015.

CA Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

CA
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing CA across the Berkshire region.

CA Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

CA
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CA within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 30 June 2015. 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
Reading +6 2 £450 +55.17% 2
Bracknell -2 1 £650 -
Maidenhead - 1 - -
Slough - 1 - - 2
CA
South East

CA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire 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 9 (42.86%) ITIL
2 7 (33.33%) SQL
2 7 (33.33%) Java
3 6 (28.57%) HTML
3 6 (28.57%) HP
3 6 (28.57%) BMC
3 6 (28.57%) XML
3 6 (28.57%) ITSM
3 6 (28.57%) ServiceNow
4 5 (23.81%) Telecoms
4 5 (23.81%) Oracle
4 5 (23.81%) JSP
5 4 (19.05%) CSS
5 4 (19.05%) JavaScript
5 4 (19.05%) Web Services
5 4 (19.05%) Cisco
5 4 (19.05%) Microsoft
5 4 (19.05%) Workflow
5 4 (19.05%) Finance
5 4 (19.05%) CMS
5 4 (19.05%) CMDB
5 4 (19.05%) Unit Testing
6 3 (14.29%) BeanShell
6 3 (14.29%) Service Management
6 3 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
6 3 (14.29%) Firewall
6 3 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (14.29%) CheckPoint
6 3 (14.29%) Salesforce.com
6 3 (14.29%) ERwin

CA
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire 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.

Application Platforms
1 4 (19.05%) CMS
2 1 (4.76%) Lync
2 1 (4.76%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (4.76%) MS Office
1 1 (4.76%) MS Excel
1 1 (4.76%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Cognos TM1
1 1 (4.76%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (4.76%) SAP CCM
1 1 (4.76%) SAP ERP
1 1 (4.76%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 2 (9.52%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (9.52%) SaaS
2 1 (4.76%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (14.29%) LDAP
1 3 (14.29%) LAN
1 3 (14.29%) Firewall
2 2 (9.52%) Wireless
2 2 (9.52%) IPsec
2 2 (9.52%) Network Security
2 2 (9.52%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (9.52%) WLAN
2 2 (9.52%) RIP
2 2 (9.52%) VPN
2 2 (9.52%) SSL
2 2 (9.52%) Internet
2 2 (9.52%) OSPF
2 2 (9.52%) Cisco ISE
3 1 (4.76%) WAN
3 1 (4.76%) Unified Communications
3 1 (4.76%) NetScaler
3 1 (4.76%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (14.29%) DB2
1 3 (14.29%) Relational Database
2 2 (9.52%) MS Access
2 2 (9.52%) MySQL
2 2 (9.52%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (14.29%) ERwin
General
1 5 (23.81%) Telecoms
2 4 (19.05%) Finance
3 2 (9.52%) Banking
4 1 (4.76%) Marketing
4 1 (4.76%) Manufacturing
4 1 (4.76%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 5 (23.81%) Developer
1 5 (23.81%) ServiceNow Developer
2 3 (14.29%) Mainframe DBA
2 3 (14.29%) DBA
3 2 (9.52%) Analyst
3 2 (9.52%) Design Engineer
3 2 (9.52%) Security Engineer
3 2 (9.52%) DB2 DBA
3 2 (9.52%) IP Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) Voice Specialist
4 1 (4.76%) Financial Analyst
4 1 (4.76%) Service Desk Analyst
4 1 (4.76%) Data Modeller
4 1 (4.76%) Service Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (28.57%) HTML
1 6 (28.57%) XML
2 5 (23.81%) JSP
3 4 (19.05%) CSS
3 4 (19.05%) Web Services
4 3 (14.29%) SailPoint
4 3 (14.29%) JDBC
4 3 (14.29%) Servlets
5 2 (9.52%) SOAP
5 2 (9.52%) Ajax
5 2 (9.52%) JSON
6 1 (4.76%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 4 (19.05%) CMDB
2 3 (14.29%) Mainframe
3 2 (9.52%) Management Information System
3 2 (9.52%) SecurID
4 1 (4.76%) DTV
4 1 (4.76%) IVR
4 1 (4.76%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.76%) Windows
1 1 (4.76%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (42.86%) ITIL
2 6 (28.57%) ITSM
3 4 (19.05%) Workflow
3 4 (19.05%) Unit Testing
4 3 (14.29%) Data Governance
4 3 (14.29%) Logical Data Model
4 3 (14.29%) Physical Data Model
4 3 (14.29%) Data Modelling
4 3 (14.29%) Service Management
4 3 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (9.52%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (9.52%) Content Management
5 2 (9.52%) Knowledge Management
5 2 (9.52%) eTOM
5 2 (9.52%) Validation
5 2 (9.52%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (9.52%) Risk Assessment
5 2 (9.52%) Demand Forecasting
5 2 (9.52%) Network Management
6 1 (4.76%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (33.33%) Java
1 7 (33.33%) SQL
2 4 (19.05%) JavaScript
3 3 (14.29%) REXX
3 3 (14.29%) BeanShell
4 2 (9.52%) Perl
4 2 (9.52%) VBScript
4 2 (9.52%) VB
Qualifications
1 3 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (9.52%) Degree
2 2 (9.52%) SC Cleared
2 2 (9.52%) Security Cleared
2 2 (9.52%) CCNP
2 2 (9.52%) CISSP
2 2 (9.52%) ACCA
2 2 (9.52%) CIMA
3 1 (4.76%) MOS
3 1 (4.76%) MCTS
3 1 (4.76%) MCITP
3 1 (4.76%) MCSE
3 1 (4.76%) MCSA
3 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.52%) PCI DSS
2 1 (4.76%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (9.52%) RACF
Systems Management
1 2 (9.52%) ServiceCenter
1 2 (9.52%) OVSD
1 2 (9.52%) HP NNM
1 2 (9.52%) CA Spectrum
1 2 (9.52%) TrustSec
2 1 (4.76%) WSUS
2 1 (4.76%) SCCM
2 1 (4.76%) SCOM
2 1 (4.76%) Cisco UCCX
2 1 (4.76%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (4.76%) Nagios
2 1 (4.76%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (4.76%) Cisco IPCC
2 1 (4.76%) NetBackup
2 1 (4.76%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 6 (28.57%) HP
1 6 (28.57%) BMC
1 6 (28.57%) ServiceNow
2 5 (23.81%) Oracle
3 4 (19.05%) Cisco
3 4 (19.05%) Microsoft
4 3 (14.29%) CheckPoint
4 3 (14.29%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (9.52%) AlgoSec
5 2 (9.52%) Fortinet
5 2 (9.52%) Tufin
5 2 (9.52%) F5
5 2 (9.52%) SAP
5 2 (9.52%) Citrix
6 1 (4.76%) JD Edwards
6 1 (4.76%) Cognos
6 1 (4.76%) IBM
6 1 (4.76%) Symantec
6 1 (4.76%) Remedy
6 1 (4.76%) McAfee