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 2 March 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
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
CA
Rank 183 167 184
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +17
Contract jobs citing CA 8 31 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.16% 0.53% 0.19%
As % of the Vendors category 0.37% 1.23% 0.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 17 8
Average daily rate
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£501 £500 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.20% +25.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £440 £351 £374
% change year-on-year
+25.35% -6.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £25.00 £21.50
% change year-on-year
+60.00% +16.27%
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London

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
2177 2522 2448
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 42.41% 42.77% 42.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 1602 1732 1712
Average daily rate £425 £425 £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £267 £238 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £625 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 39 52 61
Average hourly rate £18.70 £20.00 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.50% -4.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.27 £14.50 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.55 £32.31 £135.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
- -7.89%

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 2 March 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 2 March 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 7 (29.17%) Service Management
2 6 (25.00%) Finance
2 6 (25.00%) Windows
3 5 (20.83%) UNIX
3 5 (20.83%) ITIL
3 5 (20.83%) Cisco
3 5 (20.83%) IBM
3 5 (20.83%) BMC
3 5 (20.83%) Stakeholder Management
3 5 (20.83%) CA Spectrum
4 4 (16.67%) Change Management
4 4 (16.67%) Firewall
4 4 (16.67%) Banking
4 4 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (12.50%) HP
5 3 (12.50%) Microsoft
5 3 (12.50%) zOS
5 3 (12.50%) Java
5 3 (12.50%) Oracle
5 3 (12.50%) SQL Server
5 3 (12.50%) LAN
5 3 (12.50%) WAN
5 3 (12.50%) Linux
5 3 (12.50%) Advertising
5 3 (12.50%) Cisco ICM
5 3 (12.50%) Investment Banking
5 3 (12.50%) Cisco UCCE
5 3 (12.50%) ITSM
5 3 (12.50%) Citrix
5 3 (12.50%) Project Management

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

For the 6 months to 2 March 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 1 (4.17%) WebLogic
1 1 (4.17%) IIS
1 1 (4.17%) IBM Notes
1 1 (4.17%) Lotus Domino
1 1 (4.17%) Apache
1 1 (4.17%) MS Exchange
1 1 (4.17%) CICS
1 1 (4.17%) CMS
Business Applications
1 1 (4.17%) CA PPM
Communications & Networking
1 4 (16.67%) Firewall
2 3 (12.50%) LAN
2 3 (12.50%) WAN
2 3 (12.50%) Cisco ICM
2 3 (12.50%) NetScaler
3 2 (8.33%) Network Security
3 2 (8.33%) TCP/IP
3 2 (8.33%) IPsec
3 2 (8.33%) BGP
3 2 (8.33%) SAN
4 1 (4.17%) Internet
4 1 (4.17%) MPLS
4 1 (4.17%) OSPF
4 1 (4.17%) EIGRP
4 1 (4.17%) TACACS
4 1 (4.17%) VPN
4 1 (4.17%) DNS
4 1 (4.17%) SSL
4 1 (4.17%) Ethernet
4 1 (4.17%) RIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (12.50%) SQL Server
2 2 (8.33%) DB2
3 1 (4.17%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (4.17%) JasperReports
3 1 (4.17%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (4.17%) Oracle Database
3 1 (4.17%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (4.17%) JUnit
1 1 (4.17%) Visual Studio
1 1 (4.17%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 1 (4.17%) ClearCase
1 1 (4.17%) Eclipse
1 1 (4.17%) Maven
1 1 (4.17%) TeamCity
1 1 (4.17%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (4.17%) Build Forge
General
1 6 (25.00%) Finance
2 4 (16.67%) Banking
3 3 (12.50%) Investment Banking
3 3 (12.50%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 3 (12.50%) Developer
1 3 (12.50%) Analyst
1 3 (12.50%) Voice Engineer
2 2 (8.33%) Project Manager
2 2 (8.33%) Consultant
2 2 (8.33%) Administrator
3 1 (4.17%) Release Manager
3 1 (4.17%) Java Developer
3 1 (4.17%) Technical Analyst
3 1 (4.17%) Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (4.17%) Integration Engineer
3 1 (4.17%) Build Manager
3 1 (4.17%) Technical Business Analyst
3 1 (4.17%) Lead Java Developer
3 1 (4.17%) Capacity Manager
3 1 (4.17%) Software Manager
3 1 (4.17%) Software Test Manager
3 1 (4.17%) Configuration Manager
3 1 (4.17%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 1 (4.17%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.17%) HTML
1 1 (4.17%) .NET
1 1 (4.17%) J2EE
1 1 (4.17%) JSP
1 1 (4.17%) Middleware
1 1 (4.17%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.50%) Mainframe
2 2 (8.33%) Data Structures
3 1 (4.17%) Replication
3 1 (4.17%) e-Health
3 1 (4.17%) SecurID
3 1 (4.17%) Data Integration
3 1 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 6 (25.00%) Windows
2 5 (20.83%) UNIX
3 3 (12.50%) Linux
3 3 (12.50%) zOS
4 1 (4.17%) SUSE
4 1 (4.17%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (4.17%) Oracle Linux
4 1 (4.17%) AIX
4 1 (4.17%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (29.17%) Service Management
2 5 (20.83%) ITIL
2 5 (20.83%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (16.67%) Change Management
4 3 (12.50%) ITSM
4 3 (12.50%) Contact Management
4 3 (12.50%) Project Management
4 3 (12.50%) Line Management
5 2 (8.33%) Performance Monitoring
5 2 (8.33%) Migration
5 2 (8.33%) Capacity Management
5 2 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (4.17%) TDD
6 1 (4.17%) Web Development
6 1 (4.17%) Load Balancing
6 1 (4.17%) Data Protection
6 1 (4.17%) Capacity Planning
6 1 (4.17%) BDD
6 1 (4.17%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 3 (12.50%) Java
2 2 (8.33%) Perl
2 2 (8.33%) SQL
3 1 (4.17%) VB
3 1 (4.17%) Shell Script
3 1 (4.17%) PowerShell
3 1 (4.17%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (4.17%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (4.17%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (4.17%) IBM Certification
2 1 (4.17%) CCIE
2 1 (4.17%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 2 (8.33%) ACF2
2 1 (4.17%) Active Directory
2 1 (4.17%) vSphere
2 1 (4.17%) FreeRADIUS
Systems Management
1 5 (20.83%) CA Spectrum
2 3 (12.50%) Cisco UCCE
2 3 (12.50%) Cisco UCCX
2 3 (12.50%) Cisco CUCM
3 2 (8.33%) SCOM
3 2 (8.33%) NetBackup
3 2 (8.33%) Backup Exec
4 1 (4.17%) CA Endevor
4 1 (4.17%) CA LISA
4 1 (4.17%) CiscoWorks
4 1 (4.17%) Unicenter
4 1 (4.17%) Tivoli
4 1 (4.17%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 1 (4.17%) CA Single Sign-On
4 1 (4.17%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 5 (20.83%) Cisco
1 5 (20.83%) IBM
1 5 (20.83%) BMC
2 3 (12.50%) Oracle
2 3 (12.50%) Microsoft
2 3 (12.50%) HP
2 3 (12.50%) Citrix
3 2 (8.33%) CheckPoint
3 2 (8.33%) Lotus
3 2 (8.33%) Nimsoft
3 2 (8.33%) ServiceNow
4 1 (4.17%) Jaspersoft
4 1 (4.17%) Red Hat
4 1 (4.17%) Bloomberg
4 1 (4.17%) Symantec
4 1 (4.17%) VMware
4 1 (4.17%) FrontRange
4 1 (4.17%) Juniper
4 1 (4.17%) SAP
4 1 (4.17%) NetApp