The first table below looks at the demand 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 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the City of London region.

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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
CA
Rank 175 206 208
Rank change year-on-year
+31 +2
Contract jobs citing CA 17 14 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.30% 0.20% 0.23%
As % of the Vendors category 0.66% 0.43% 0.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 6 12
Average daily rate
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£475 £400 £369
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.75% +8.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £375 £276
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £295 £337
% change year-on-year
+44.06% -12.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.00 £20.50 £21.50
% change year-on-year
+7.31% -4.65%
Vendors Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
2584 3257 3374
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 44.85% 45.95% 43.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 1801 2264 2309
Average daily rate £425 £425 £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £274 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 50 116 97
Average hourly rate £20.50 £20.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.50% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.00 £13.83
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.16 £51.00 £42.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -2.56%
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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 1 August 2014.

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 1 August 2014, 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 13 (35.14%) Finance
2 10 (27.03%) Windows
3 9 (24.32%) Linux
3 9 (24.32%) Banking
4 7 (18.92%) Oracle
5 6 (16.22%) Mainframe
5 6 (16.22%) Middleware
5 6 (16.22%) UNIX
5 6 (16.22%) Solaris
6 5 (13.51%) Java
6 5 (13.51%) Active Directory
6 5 (13.51%) zOS
6 5 (13.51%) Project Management
6 5 (13.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (10.81%) Oracle Fusion
7 4 (10.81%) Nimsoft
7 4 (10.81%) Retail
7 4 (10.81%) Investment Banking
7 4 (10.81%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (10.81%) VMware
7 4 (10.81%) Symantec
7 4 (10.81%) HP
7 4 (10.81%) Cisco
7 4 (10.81%) IBM
7 4 (10.81%) Microsoft
7 4 (10.81%) Business Intelligence
7 4 (10.81%) ITIL
7 4 (10.81%) ACF2
8 3 (8.11%) CA Spectrum
8 3 (8.11%) J2EE

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

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, 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 2 (5.41%) WebSphere
1 2 (5.41%) CICS
1 2 (5.41%) SharePoint
1 2 (5.41%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.70%) Lync
2 1 (2.70%) Apache
2 1 (2.70%) WebLogic
2 1 (2.70%) IIS
2 1 (2.70%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (2.70%) CMS
2 1 (2.70%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 3 (8.11%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.70%) Adobe Captivate
Business Applications
1 3 (8.11%) CA Clarity
2 2 (5.41%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (2.70%) Oracle Payables
3 1 (2.70%) Oracle Receivables
3 1 (2.70%) Oracle Assets
3 1 (2.70%) PeopleSoft Financials
3 1 (2.70%) LatentZero
3 1 (2.70%) Cognos TM1
3 1 (2.70%) Oracle General Ledger
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.11%) LDAP
2 2 (5.41%) Cisco Nexus
2 2 (5.41%) IPsec
2 2 (5.41%) Internet
2 2 (5.41%) Firewall
2 2 (5.41%) TCP/IP
3 1 (2.70%) Multicast
3 1 (2.70%) tcpdump
3 1 (2.70%) SAN
3 1 (2.70%) LAN
3 1 (2.70%) VoIP
3 1 (2.70%) WAN
3 1 (2.70%) DHCP
3 1 (2.70%) Ethernet
3 1 (2.70%) Kerberos
3 1 (2.70%) RIP
3 1 (2.70%) SNMP
3 1 (2.70%) VPN
3 1 (2.70%) DNS
3 1 (2.70%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (8.11%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.41%) DB2
3 1 (2.70%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.70%) Oracle Exadata
3 1 (2.70%) Oracle Database
3 1 (2.70%) Data Mining
3 1 (2.70%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (2.70%) DTS
3 1 (2.70%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (2.70%) OLAP
3 1 (2.70%) Easytrieve
3 1 (2.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (2.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (2.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (2.70%) IDMS
3 1 (2.70%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 1 (2.70%) CA Gen
1 1 (2.70%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 1 (2.70%) MSI
General
1 13 (35.14%) Finance
2 9 (24.32%) Banking
3 4 (10.81%) Retail
3 4 (10.81%) Investment Banking
4 3 (8.11%) Advertising
5 1 (2.70%) Front Office
5 1 (2.70%) Manufacturing
5 1 (2.70%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (18.92%) Architect
1 7 (18.92%) Consultant
2 5 (13.51%) Analyst
3 4 (10.81%) Network Engineer
3 4 (10.81%) Administrator
4 3 (8.11%) Infrastructure Architect
4 3 (8.11%) Support Engineer
4 3 (8.11%) Linux Administrator
4 3 (8.11%) Core Network Engineer
5 2 (5.41%) Linux Support Engineer
5 2 (5.41%) UNIX Systems Administrator
5 2 (5.41%) UNIX Administrator
5 2 (5.41%) Systems Programmer
5 2 (5.41%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 2 (5.41%) Linux Engineer
5 2 (5.41%) Linux Support
5 2 (5.41%) Cisco Engineer
5 2 (5.41%) Technical Architect
5 2 (5.41%) Developer
5 2 (5.41%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (16.22%) Middleware
2 4 (10.81%) Oracle Fusion
3 3 (8.11%) J2EE
4 2 (5.41%) XML
5 1 (2.70%) JMS
5 1 (2.70%) HTML
5 1 (2.70%) JSP
5 1 (2.70%) Web Services
5 1 (2.70%) MHP
5 1 (2.70%) WebSphere MQ
5 1 (2.70%) JSF
5 1 (2.70%) HTML5
5 1 (2.70%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 6 (16.22%) Mainframe
2 2 (5.41%) e-Health
2 2 (5.41%) PKI
2 2 (5.41%) Blackberry
3 1 (2.70%) PMI
3 1 (2.70%) DTV
3 1 (2.70%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (2.70%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.70%) Replication
3 1 (2.70%) Smartphone
3 1 (2.70%) IPTV
3 1 (2.70%) SecurID
3 1 (2.70%) STB
3 1 (2.70%) Mobile Computing
3 1 (2.70%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.70%) Video on Demand
3 1 (2.70%) MHEG
3 1 (2.70%) Life Science
3 1 (2.70%) IBM Mainframe
3 1 (2.70%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 10 (27.03%) Windows
2 9 (24.32%) Linux
3 6 (16.22%) UNIX
3 6 (16.22%) Solaris
4 5 (13.51%) zOS
4 5 (13.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (8.11%) Android
6 2 (5.41%) Apple iOS
7 1 (2.70%) Windows XP
7 1 (2.70%) AIX
7 1 (2.70%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (2.70%) Windows Mobile
7 1 (2.70%) Windows 8
7 1 (2.70%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (2.70%) Oracle Linux
7 1 (2.70%) Windows 7
7 1 (2.70%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (13.51%) Project Management
2 4 (10.81%) Stakeholder Management
2 4 (10.81%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (10.81%) ITIL
3 3 (8.11%) Change Management
3 3 (8.11%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (8.11%) Validation
3 3 (8.11%) Migration
4 2 (5.41%) Performance Management
4 2 (5.41%) Release Management
4 2 (5.41%) Enterprise Architecture
4 2 (5.41%) Zachman Framework
4 2 (5.41%) TOGAF
4 2 (5.41%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 2 (5.41%) MODAF
4 2 (5.41%) Identity Management
4 2 (5.41%) CMMI
4 2 (5.41%) PRINCE2
4 2 (5.41%) ERP
4 2 (5.41%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 5 (13.51%) Java
2 3 (8.11%) Perl
2 3 (8.11%) SQL
2 3 (8.11%) VB
3 2 (5.41%) Bourne shell
3 2 (5.41%) Bash Shell
3 2 (5.41%) VBA
4 1 (2.70%) Ada
4 1 (2.70%) COBOL
4 1 (2.70%) VBScript
4 1 (2.70%) JCL
4 1 (2.70%) Shell Script
4 1 (2.70%) REXX
Qualifications
1 3 (8.11%) Degree
2 1 (2.70%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (2.70%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (2.70%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (2.70%) PMI Certification
2 1 (2.70%) CCIE
2 1 (2.70%) CCNP
2 1 (2.70%) ACCA
2 1 (2.70%) CIMA
2 1 (2.70%) MBA
2 1 (2.70%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.11%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 2 (5.41%) SLA
3 1 (2.70%) QA
System Software
1 5 (13.51%) Active Directory
2 4 (10.81%) ACF2
3 2 (5.41%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (5.41%) Oracle RAC
3 2 (5.41%) VMware ESX
4 1 (2.70%) RACF
4 1 (2.70%) VMware Workstation
4 1 (2.70%) Samba
Systems Management
1 3 (8.11%) CA Spectrum
1 3 (8.11%) SCCM
2 2 (5.41%) YUM
2 2 (5.41%) Nagios
2 2 (5.41%) Puppet
3 1 (2.70%) Cisco Prime
3 1 (2.70%) CA LISA
3 1 (2.70%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 1 (2.70%) CA SiteMinder
3 1 (2.70%) Tivoli Identity Manager
3 1 (2.70%) Control-M
3 1 (2.70%) CiscoWorks
3 1 (2.70%) Unicenter
3 1 (2.70%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 1 (2.70%) Oracle Identity Manager
3 1 (2.70%) Oracle Identity Management
3 1 (2.70%) BladeLogic
3 1 (2.70%) OMEGAMON
Vendors
1 7 (18.92%) Oracle
2 4 (10.81%) Nimsoft
2 4 (10.81%) VMware
2 4 (10.81%) Symantec
2 4 (10.81%) HP
2 4 (10.81%) Cisco
2 4 (10.81%) IBM
2 4 (10.81%) Microsoft
3 3 (8.11%) NetIQ
3 3 (8.11%) Red Hat
3 3 (8.11%) NetApp
3 3 (8.11%) Riverbed
3 3 (8.11%) NetScout
4 2 (5.41%) Altiris
4 2 (5.41%) Veritas
4 2 (5.41%) EMC
4 2 (5.41%) BMC
4 2 (5.41%) Apple
4 2 (5.41%) CheckPoint
4 2 (5.41%) PeopleSoft
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