The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of CA products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CA over the 3 months to 22 October 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 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
CA
Rank 60 52 -
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -
Contract jobs citing CA 4 6 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.54% 0.92% -
As % of the Vendors category 1.10% 1.93% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 0
Average daily rate
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£625 £423 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+47.92% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £341 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
-14.72% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.50 - £14.50
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West Midlands

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

Vendors Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
364 311 298
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 48.79% 47.70% 47.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 199 190 126
Average daily rate £350 £325 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £170 £226
10% offered a daily rate of more than £468 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 15 11
Average hourly rate £20.00 £16.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+21.21% -5.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.15 £10.00 £15.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £22.60 £24.79
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £18.03 £18.75
% change year-on-year
-0.16% -3.84%

CA
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

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

CA Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

CA
Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

CA Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

CA
Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

CA Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

CA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham 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 7 (77.78%) Finance
2 4 (44.44%) SUSE
2 4 (44.44%) Change Management
2 4 (44.44%) HTML
2 4 (44.44%) Java
2 4 (44.44%) WebLogic
2 4 (44.44%) Solaris
2 4 (44.44%) Linux
2 4 (44.44%) Apache
2 4 (44.44%) Tomcat
2 4 (44.44%) LDAP
2 4 (44.44%) SSL
2 4 (44.44%) Sun
2 4 (44.44%) Shell Script
2 4 (44.44%) CA SiteMinder
2 4 (44.44%) Banking
2 4 (44.44%) Investment Banking
2 4 (44.44%) Incident Management
2 4 (44.44%) Private Banking
2 4 (44.44%) Web Development
2 4 (44.44%) Wealth Management
2 4 (44.44%) User Acceptance Testing
3 3 (33.33%) IBM
4 2 (22.22%) PVCS
4 2 (22.22%) HP
4 2 (22.22%) Oracle
4 2 (22.22%) BMC
4 2 (22.22%) Programme Management
5 1 (11.11%) zOS
5 1 (11.11%) Service Management

CA
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham 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 (44.44%) WebLogic
1 4 (44.44%) Apache
1 4 (44.44%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 4 (44.44%) LDAP
1 4 (44.44%) SSL
Development Applications
1 2 (22.22%) PVCS
General
1 7 (77.78%) Finance
2 4 (44.44%) Banking
2 4 (44.44%) Investment Banking
2 4 (44.44%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (22.22%) Consultant
1 2 (22.22%) Programme Manager
1 2 (22.22%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Specialist
2 1 (11.11%) Storage Consultant
2 1 (11.11%) Chief Architect
2 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Consultant
2 1 (11.11%) Technical Architect
2 1 (11.11%) Systems Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Architect
2 1 (11.11%) Chief Technical Architect
2 1 (11.11%) IBM Storage Consultant
2 1 (11.11%) SCCM Consultant
2 1 (11.11%) SCCM Specialist
2 1 (11.11%) Operations Consultant
2 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Operations Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (44.44%) HTML
2 1 (11.11%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 4 (44.44%) SUSE
1 4 (44.44%) Solaris
1 4 (44.44%) Linux
2 1 (11.11%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Change Management
1 4 (44.44%) Incident Management
1 4 (44.44%) Web Development
1 4 (44.44%) Wealth Management
1 4 (44.44%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (22.22%) Programme Management
3 1 (11.11%) Service Management
3 1 (11.11%) Security Architecture
3 1 (11.11%) Project Planning
3 1 (11.11%) Technical Architecture
3 1 (11.11%) Enterprise Architecture
3 1 (11.11%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 4 (44.44%) Java
1 4 (44.44%) Shell Script
2 1 (11.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) SC Cleared
1 1 (11.11%) Security Cleared
1 1 (11.11%) ISSAP
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (44.44%) CA SiteMinder
2 1 (11.11%) SCCM
2 1 (11.11%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) Sun
2 3 (33.33%) IBM
3 2 (22.22%) HP
3 2 (22.22%) Oracle
3 2 (22.22%) BMC
4 1 (11.11%) EMC