The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of CA products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CA over the 3 months to 23 July 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.

3 months to
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
CA
Rank 68 70 57
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -13
Contract jobs citing CA 2 2 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.26% 0.22% 1.31%
As % of the Vendors category 0.60% 0.63% 2.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 3
Median daily rate £350 £521 £245
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-32.82% +112.65%
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £425 £390
% change year-on-year
-1.17% +9.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £12.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £23.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+56.52% +9.52%
CA
North West

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

Vendors Category
Cheshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
336 318 363
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 43.47% 34.68% 47.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 220 172 158
Median daily rate £413 £400 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% +29.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £225 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £550 £490
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 26 29
Median hourly rate £14.86 £17.00 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.58% +36.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.50 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+13.88% +2.85%

CA
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cheshire region citing CA as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Vendors category.

CA Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

CA
Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

CA Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

CA
Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

CA Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

CA
Contract Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CA within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 23 July 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Macclesfield - 1 £350 -
CA
North West

CA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 23 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing CA also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Cheshire region with a requirement for CA.

1 4 (80.00%) WebSphere Application Server
1 4 (80.00%) Apache
1 4 (80.00%) HTTP
1 4 (80.00%) IBM
1 4 (80.00%) Middleware
1 4 (80.00%) Finance
1 4 (80.00%) WebSphere
1 4 (80.00%) Banking
1 4 (80.00%) CA Wily
2 3 (60.00%) Integration Testing
2 3 (60.00%) IBM HTTP Server
2 3 (60.00%) Introscope
2 3 (60.00%) iPlanet
2 3 (60.00%) Oracle HTTP Server
2 3 (60.00%) XML
2 3 (60.00%) HTTPS
2 3 (60.00%) Java
2 3 (60.00%) Oracle
3 1 (20.00%) MS Office
3 1 (20.00%) Tomcat
3 1 (20.00%) LDAP
3 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
3 1 (20.00%) SharePoint
3 1 (20.00%) MS Visio
3 1 (20.00%) SSL
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco
3 1 (20.00%) JBoss
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (20.00%) CCNA
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco Certification

CA
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (80.00%) Apache
1 4 (80.00%) WebSphere
1 4 (80.00%) WebSphere Application Server
2 3 (60.00%) IBM HTTP Server
2 3 (60.00%) iPlanet
2 3 (60.00%) Oracle HTTP Server
3 1 (20.00%) JBoss
3 1 (20.00%) SharePoint
3 1 (20.00%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (20.00%) MS Office
1 1 (20.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (20.00%) CA PPM
Communications & Networking
1 4 (80.00%) HTTP
2 3 (60.00%) HTTPS
3 1 (20.00%) LDAP
3 1 (20.00%) SSL
Development Applications
1 3 (60.00%) Introscope
General
1 4 (80.00%) Banking
1 4 (80.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (20.00%) Swedish Language
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Applications Specialist
1 3 (60.00%) Server Specialist
1 3 (60.00%) WebSphere Server Specialist
1 3 (60.00%) WebSphere Specialist
2 1 (20.00%) Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Delivery Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Delivery Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (80.00%) Middleware
2 3 (60.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Clustering
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Integration Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Open Source
2 1 (20.00%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) Java
2 1 (20.00%) Jython
2 1 (20.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) CCNA
1 1 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (20.00%) PMI Certification
1 1 (20.00%) PMP
Systems Management
1 4 (80.00%) CA Wily
2 1 (20.00%) BladeLogic
2 1 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) IBM
2 3 (60.00%) Oracle
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft