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 8 February 2016 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
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
CA
Rank 110 104 120
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +16
Contract jobs citing CA 13 24 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.51% 0.89% 0.42%
As % of the Vendors category 1.05% 1.88% 0.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 6 4
Average daily rate £400 £291 £378
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+37.33% -22.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £213 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £350 £482
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
-2.50% +2.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £50.00 £14.00 £19.25
% change year-on-year
+257.14% -27.27%
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
1239 1276 1273
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 48.95% 47.49% 48.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 612 613 614
Average daily rate £380 £375 £389
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.33% -3.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £230 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £521 £525 £513
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 66 32 63
Average hourly rate £27.00 £16.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+63.63% -5.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £11.80 £11.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £63.00 £42.50 £28.32
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £17.40 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+29.31% +5.45%

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 8 February 2016.

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 8 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Slough +11 5 - -
Maidenhead - 4 £400 - 1
Bracknell -4 2 - - 1
Reading -12 1 - - 3
CA
South East

CA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 14 (45.16%) Migration
2 13 (41.94%) Middleware
3 12 (38.71%) Microsoft
4 10 (32.26%) IBM
5 9 (29.03%) SOAP
5 9 (29.03%) Windows
5 9 (29.03%) SCCM
6 8 (25.81%) SCOM
6 8 (25.81%) SSH
6 8 (25.81%) Active Directory
6 8 (25.81%) SSL
6 8 (25.81%) FTP
6 8 (25.81%) HTTP
7 7 (22.58%) LAN
7 7 (22.58%) WAN
7 7 (22.58%) MS Office
7 7 (22.58%) SAP
7 7 (22.58%) Ruby
7 7 (22.58%) WebSphere
7 7 (22.58%) Finance
7 7 (22.58%) IBM Integration Bus
7 7 (22.58%) PowerShell
7 7 (22.58%) DataPower
7 7 (22.58%) Windows Server
8 6 (19.35%) Windows Intune
8 6 (19.35%) Software Licensing
8 6 (19.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 6 (19.35%) Hyper-V
8 6 (19.35%) SCVMM
8 6 (19.35%) Microsoft Azure

CA
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 7 (22.58%) WebSphere
2 1 (3.23%) CICS
2 1 (3.23%) MQSeries
2 1 (3.23%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.23%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 7 (22.58%) MS Office
2 2 (6.45%) MS Excel
3 1 (3.23%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (3.23%) SAP CCM
1 1 (3.23%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 6 (19.35%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (16.13%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (6.45%) IaaS
3 2 (6.45%) PaaS
4 1 (3.23%) IBM PureFlex
4 1 (3.23%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (25.81%) FTP
1 8 (25.81%) HTTP
1 8 (25.81%) SSH
1 8 (25.81%) SSL
2 7 (22.58%) LAN
2 7 (22.58%) WAN
3 6 (19.35%) Firewall
4 4 (12.90%) LDAP
5 2 (6.45%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (6.45%) Cisco Nexus
6 1 (3.23%) DNS
6 1 (3.23%) H.323
6 1 (3.23%) HTTPS
6 1 (3.23%) MGCP
6 1 (3.23%) Unified Communications
6 1 (3.23%) Wi-Fi
Development Applications
1 1 (3.23%) HP UFT
1 1 (3.23%) Protractor
1 1 (3.23%) Selenium
1 1 (3.23%) WebDriver
General
1 7 (22.58%) Finance
2 1 (3.23%) Billing
Job Titles
1 6 (19.35%) Software Engineer
2 5 (16.13%) Architect
3 4 (12.90%) Administrator
3 4 (12.90%) Developer
4 3 (9.68%) Developer/Software Engineer
4 3 (9.68%) Software Developer
5 2 (6.45%) Analyst
5 2 (6.45%) Azure Administrator
5 2 (6.45%) Solutions Architect
6 1 (3.23%) Automated Test Analyst
6 1 (3.23%) Consultant
6 1 (3.23%) Enterprise Architect
6 1 (3.23%) Implementation Engineer
6 1 (3.23%) Lead Architect
6 1 (3.23%) Linux Administrator
6 1 (3.23%) Network Architect
6 1 (3.23%) Service Desk Analyst
6 1 (3.23%) Systems Architect
6 1 (3.23%) Test Analyst
6 1 (3.23%) Trainer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (41.94%) Middleware
2 9 (29.03%) SOAP
3 7 (22.58%) IBM Integration Bus
4 6 (19.35%) REST
5 5 (16.13%) Web Services
6 4 (12.90%) JMS
7 1 (3.23%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 7 (22.58%) DataPower
2 4 (12.90%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (12.90%) Client/Server
2 4 (12.90%) Hybrid Cloud
3 2 (6.45%) Data Centre
3 2 (6.45%) Management Information System
4 1 (3.23%) e-Health
4 1 (3.23%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 9 (29.03%) Windows
2 7 (22.58%) Windows Server
3 6 (19.35%) Linux
3 6 (19.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (6.45%) Windows 7
4 2 (6.45%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (6.45%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (3.23%) Windows 10
5 1 (3.23%) Windows 8
5 1 (3.23%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (3.23%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (45.16%) Migration
2 6 (19.35%) Disaster Recovery
2 6 (19.35%) Software Licensing
3 5 (16.13%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (16.13%) ITIL
4 4 (12.90%) Continuous Improvement
4 4 (12.90%) Problem Management
4 4 (12.90%) Software Engineering
5 2 (6.45%) API Integration
5 2 (6.45%) Risk Analysis
5 2 (6.45%) Service Management
6 1 (3.23%) Customer Engagement
6 1 (3.23%) Data Protection
6 1 (3.23%) ERP
6 1 (3.23%) Information Security
6 1 (3.23%) ITSM
6 1 (3.23%) Manual Testing
6 1 (3.23%) Scrum
6 1 (3.23%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 1 (3.23%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (22.58%) PowerShell
1 7 (22.58%) Ruby
2 6 (19.35%) SQL
3 1 (3.23%) Assembly Language
3 1 (3.23%) C#
3 1 (3.23%) C++
3 1 (3.23%) COBOL
3 1 (3.23%) Java
3 1 (3.23%) JCL
3 1 (3.23%) REXX
3 1 (3.23%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 3 (9.68%) SC Cleared
1 3 (9.68%) Security Cleared
2 2 (6.45%) MCSA
2 2 (6.45%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (3.23%) CCVP
3 1 (3.23%) MCITP
3 1 (3.23%) MCSE
3 1 (3.23%) MCTS
3 1 (3.23%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.23%) QA
1 1 (3.23%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (25.81%) Active Directory
2 6 (19.35%) Hyper-V
2 6 (19.35%) vSphere
3 5 (16.13%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (3.23%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 9 (29.03%) SCCM
2 8 (25.81%) SCOM
3 6 (19.35%) Puppet
3 6 (19.35%) SCVMM
3 6 (19.35%) Windows Intune
4 4 (12.90%) CA Single Sign-On
4 4 (12.90%) CA Spectrum
5 1 (3.23%) Backup Exec
5 1 (3.23%) CA LISA
5 1 (3.23%) Cisco CUCM
5 1 (3.23%) Cisco UCCX
5 1 (3.23%) CiscoWorks
5 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
5 1 (3.23%) Nagios
5 1 (3.23%) NetBackup
5 1 (3.23%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (3.23%) SCDPM
5 1 (3.23%) SCOrch
5 1 (3.23%) SCSM
5 1 (3.23%) WSUS
Vendors
1 12 (38.71%) Microsoft
2 10 (32.26%) IBM
3 7 (22.58%) SAP
4 6 (19.35%) Oracle
4 6 (19.35%) Red Hat
4 6 (19.35%) RightScale
5 5 (16.13%) VMware
6 4 (12.90%) Cisco
7 2 (6.45%) EMC
7 2 (6.45%) HP
7 2 (6.45%) NetApp
8 1 (3.23%) BT
8 1 (3.23%) CheckPoint
8 1 (3.23%) Citrix
8 1 (3.23%) Intel Security
8 1 (3.23%) JD Edwards
8 1 (3.23%) Nimsoft
8 1 (3.23%) Remedy
8 1 (3.23%) ServiceNow
8 1 (3.23%) Symantec
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