The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of CA products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CA over the 3 months to 7 July 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
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
CA
Rank 183 179 211
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +32
Contract jobs citing CA 17 19 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.30% 0.33% 0.16%
As % of the Vendors category 0.69% 0.73% 0.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 15 6
Average daily rate
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£480 £475 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.05% +18.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £419 £325 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £529 £550 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £377 £283
% change year-on-year
+12.73% +33.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.00 £20.56 £20.50
% change year-on-year
+11.85% +0.30%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Vendors Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
2478 2600 3188
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 43.60% 45.43% 45.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 1837 1781 2224
Average daily rate £435 £425 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.35% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £240 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £585
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 65 45 117
Average hourly rate £17.98 £20.75 £19.60
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.34% +5.86%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.78 £12.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.00 £32.03 £59.00
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 the City of London

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

CA Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

CA
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

CA Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

CA
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CA across the City of London region over the 3 months to 7 July 2015.

CA Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

CA
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

CA Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

CA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 17 (48.57%) Oracle
2 14 (40.00%) IBM
3 13 (37.14%) Firewall
4 12 (34.29%) Java
5 10 (28.57%) UNIX
5 10 (28.57%) Finance
5 10 (28.57%) CA Single Sign-On
6 9 (25.71%) Banking
6 9 (25.71%) Windows
6 9 (25.71%) Solaris
6 9 (25.71%) Linux
7 8 (22.86%) HP
8 7 (20.00%) SSL
9 6 (17.14%) Cisco
9 6 (17.14%) ITIL
9 6 (17.14%) CheckPoint
9 6 (17.14%) Active Directory
10 5 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
10 5 (14.29%) Maven
10 5 (14.29%) Investment Banking
10 5 (14.29%) Oracle Database 11g
10 5 (14.29%) TeamCity
10 5 (14.29%) Oracle Database
10 5 (14.29%) Red Hat
10 5 (14.29%) Middleware
10 5 (14.29%) Identity Management
10 5 (14.29%) JUnit
10 5 (14.29%) WebLogic
10 5 (14.29%) Eclipse
11 4 (11.43%) LAN

CA
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 5 (14.29%) WebLogic
2 3 (8.57%) Apache
3 2 (5.71%) Tomcat
3 2 (5.71%) MS Exchange
3 2 (5.71%) CMS
3 2 (5.71%) WebSphere
3 2 (5.71%) Drupal
4 1 (2.86%) WebSphere Portal
4 1 (2.86%) WebSphere Application Server
4 1 (2.86%) WebSphere Process Server
4 1 (2.86%) IIS
4 1 (2.86%) JBoss
4 1 (2.86%) CICS
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.71%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (37.14%) Firewall
2 7 (20.00%) SSL
3 4 (11.43%) SAN
3 4 (11.43%) Internet
3 4 (11.43%) DNS
3 4 (11.43%) LAN
3 4 (11.43%) VoIP
3 4 (11.43%) WAN
3 4 (11.43%) TCP/IP
3 4 (11.43%) Cisco Nexus
3 4 (11.43%) SSH
4 3 (8.57%) Intrusion Detection
4 3 (8.57%) BIG-IP
4 3 (8.57%) Network Security
4 3 (8.57%) Wireless
4 3 (8.57%) HTTP
4 3 (8.57%) HTTPS
5 2 (5.71%) BGP
5 2 (5.71%) IPsec
5 2 (5.71%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (14.29%) Oracle Database 11g
1 5 (14.29%) Oracle Database
2 4 (11.43%) SQL Server
3 3 (8.57%) DB2
4 1 (2.86%) Oracle Exadata
4 1 (2.86%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (14.29%) JUnit
1 5 (14.29%) Eclipse
1 5 (14.29%) TeamCity
1 5 (14.29%) Maven
2 3 (8.57%) Introscope
3 2 (5.71%) Selenium
3 2 (5.71%) Git (software)
3 2 (5.71%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (5.71%) Jenkins
3 2 (5.71%) SonarQube
3 2 (5.71%) LoadRunner
4 1 (2.86%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 10 (28.57%) Finance
2 9 (25.71%) Banking
3 5 (14.29%) Investment Banking
4 1 (2.86%) Private Banking
4 1 (2.86%) Financial Institution
4 1 (2.86%) Retail
4 1 (2.86%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 5 (14.29%) Consultant
1 5 (14.29%) Developer
2 3 (8.57%) Analyst
2 3 (8.57%) Web Engineer
2 3 (8.57%) Architect
3 2 (5.71%) Business Analyst
3 2 (5.71%) Applications Specialist
3 2 (5.71%) Technical Consultant
3 2 (5.71%) Infrastructure Architect
3 2 (5.71%) Network Architect
3 2 (5.71%) Technical Developer
3 2 (5.71%) ServiceNow Developer
3 2 (5.71%) Data Protection Engineer
3 2 (5.71%) Software Developer
4 1 (2.86%) Monitoring Specialist
4 1 (2.86%) WebSphere Server Specialist
4 1 (2.86%) Network Infrastructure Architect
4 1 (2.86%) Middleware Consultant
4 1 (2.86%) Technical Business Analyst
4 1 (2.86%) Lead Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (14.29%) Middleware
2 4 (11.43%) SailPoint
2 4 (11.43%) JSP
3 3 (8.57%) Servlets
3 3 (8.57%) Web Services
3 3 (8.57%) HTML
3 3 (8.57%) J2EE
3 3 (8.57%) WebSockets
4 2 (5.71%) LAMP
4 2 (5.71%) Ruby on Rails
4 2 (5.71%) Django
4 2 (5.71%) ASP.NET
4 2 (5.71%) .NET
5 1 (2.86%) CSS
5 1 (2.86%) XML
5 1 (2.86%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.43%) Data Centre
2 3 (8.57%) PKI
2 3 (8.57%) Mainframe
3 2 (5.71%) Tandem
3 2 (5.71%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.86%) CMDB
4 1 (2.86%) LPAR
4 1 (2.86%) e-Health
4 1 (2.86%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 10 (28.57%) UNIX
2 9 (25.71%) Windows
2 9 (25.71%) Solaris
2 9 (25.71%) Linux
3 4 (11.43%) Oracle Linux
4 2 (5.71%) AIX
4 2 (5.71%) zOS
4 2 (5.71%) Ubuntu
4 2 (5.71%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (2.86%) MVS
5 1 (2.86%) SUSE
5 1 (2.86%) OS/390
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (17.14%) ITIL
2 5 (14.29%) Identity Management
2 5 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (11.43%) SIEM
4 3 (8.57%) Network Architecture
4 3 (8.57%) Project Management
4 3 (8.57%) PRINCE2
4 3 (8.57%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (8.57%) TDD
5 2 (5.71%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (5.71%) Scrum
5 2 (5.71%) Service Management
5 2 (5.71%) Change Management
5 2 (5.71%) ITSM
5 2 (5.71%) DevOps
5 2 (5.71%) Application Performance Management
5 2 (5.71%) Static Code Analysis
5 2 (5.71%) Mobile Application Development
5 2 (5.71%) Performance Management
5 2 (5.71%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 12 (34.29%) Java
2 4 (11.43%) Python
3 3 (8.57%) SQL
3 3 (8.57%) JavaScript
3 3 (8.57%) Perl
4 2 (5.71%) C#
4 2 (5.71%) Shell Script
4 2 (5.71%) Ruby
4 2 (5.71%) PowerShell
5 1 (2.86%) Jython
5 1 (2.86%) REXX
5 1 (2.86%) PHP
Qualifications
1 4 (11.43%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (2.86%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (2.86%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (2.86%) CISA
2 1 (2.86%) CCIE
2 1 (2.86%) CCNP
2 1 (2.86%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.71%) QA
System Software
1 6 (17.14%) Active Directory
2 3 (8.57%) ProxySG
3 2 (5.71%) Varnish
4 1 (2.86%) FreeRADIUS
4 1 (2.86%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 10 (28.57%) CA Single Sign-On
2 4 (11.43%) Tivoli Identity Manager
3 3 (8.57%) Control-M
3 3 (8.57%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 3 (8.57%) BladeLogic
3 3 (8.57%) CA LISA
4 2 (5.71%) CA Spectrum
4 2 (5.71%) CA Wily
4 2 (5.71%) Puppet
4 2 (5.71%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (2.86%) OMEGAMON
5 1 (2.86%) CiscoWorks
5 1 (2.86%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 17 (48.57%) Oracle
2 14 (40.00%) IBM
3 8 (22.86%) HP
4 6 (17.14%) Cisco
4 6 (17.14%) CheckPoint
5 5 (14.29%) Red Hat
6 4 (11.43%) Dell
6 4 (11.43%) Symantec
6 4 (11.43%) Cyber-Ark
6 4 (11.43%) ForgeRock
6 4 (11.43%) ArcSight
7 3 (8.57%) AppDynamics
7 3 (8.57%) Blue Coat
7 3 (8.57%) Gemalto
7 3 (8.57%) Nortel
7 3 (8.57%) Avaya
7 3 (8.57%) BMC
7 3 (8.57%) Nokia
8 2 (5.71%) Juniper
8 2 (5.71%) Microsoft