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 24 December 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
CA
Rank 181 176 192
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +16
Contract jobs citing CA 15 26 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.27% 0.39% 0.13%
As % of the Vendors category 0.62% 0.88% 0.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 12 6
Average daily rate
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£420 £363 £550
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.86% -34.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £283 £381
10% offered a daily rate of more than £511 £633 £725
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £375 £360
% change year-on-year
-9.33% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.50 £25.50 £18.50
% change year-on-year
+43.13% +37.83%
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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
2420 2953 2584
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 43.29% 44.41% 43.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 1792 2108 1854
Average daily rate £420 £425 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.17% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £263 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £613 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 62 73 79
Average hourly rate £17.87 £20.00 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.67% -4.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.93 £12.50 £14.19
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.78 £30.83 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -10.52%

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 24 December 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 24 December 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 7 (28.00%) Windows
1 7 (28.00%) Service Management
1 7 (28.00%) Finance
2 6 (24.00%) ITIL
3 5 (20.00%) Cisco
3 5 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 5 (20.00%) UNIX
3 5 (20.00%) CA Spectrum
4 4 (16.00%) Mainframe
4 4 (16.00%) Project Management
4 4 (16.00%) Banking
4 4 (16.00%) BMC
4 4 (16.00%) zOS
4 4 (16.00%) IBM
5 3 (12.00%) Microsoft
5 3 (12.00%) TCP/IP
5 3 (12.00%) Linux
5 3 (12.00%) Cisco ICM
5 3 (12.00%) Advertising
5 3 (12.00%) Cisco UCCE
5 3 (12.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 3 (12.00%) Contact Management
5 3 (12.00%) Change Management
5 3 (12.00%) Line Management
5 3 (12.00%) ACF2
5 3 (12.00%) Data Structures
5 3 (12.00%) Investment Banking
5 3 (12.00%) Cisco UCCX
5 3 (12.00%) Cisco CUCM

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

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 1 (4.00%) IIS
1 1 (4.00%) IBM Notes
1 1 (4.00%) Lotus Domino
1 1 (4.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (4.00%) CICS
1 1 (4.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 1 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 2 (8.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.00%) Adobe Captivate
Business Applications
1 1 (4.00%) LatentZero
1 1 (4.00%) CA Clarity
Communications & Networking
1 3 (12.00%) TCP/IP
1 3 (12.00%) Cisco ICM
2 2 (8.00%) Network Security
2 2 (8.00%) tcpdump
2 2 (8.00%) NetScaler
2 2 (8.00%) HSRP
2 2 (8.00%) Multicast
2 2 (8.00%) IPsec
2 2 (8.00%) LAN
2 2 (8.00%) VoIP
2 2 (8.00%) WAN
2 2 (8.00%) RIP
2 2 (8.00%) Internet
2 2 (8.00%) MPLS
2 2 (8.00%) OSPF
2 2 (8.00%) BGP
2 2 (8.00%) EIGRP
2 2 (8.00%) TACACS
2 2 (8.00%) Firewall
3 1 (4.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.00%) MySQL
1 1 (4.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (4.00%) DB2
1 1 (4.00%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (4.00%) JasperReports
Development Applications
1 2 (8.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 1 (4.00%) ClearCase
2 1 (4.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (4.00%) Build Forge
2 1 (4.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 7 (28.00%) Finance
2 4 (16.00%) Banking
3 3 (12.00%) Advertising
3 3 (12.00%) Investment Banking
4 1 (4.00%) Front Office
4 1 (4.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (16.00%) Analyst
2 3 (12.00%) Project Manager
2 3 (12.00%) Consultant
2 3 (12.00%) Voice Engineer
3 2 (8.00%) Administrator
4 1 (4.00%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (4.00%) Release Manager
4 1 (4.00%) Desktop Support Analyst
4 1 (4.00%) Cisco Engineer
4 1 (4.00%) Infrastructure Manager
4 1 (4.00%) Desktop Analyst
4 1 (4.00%) Integration Engineer
4 1 (4.00%) Build Manager
4 1 (4.00%) Financial Analyst
4 1 (4.00%) Capacity Manager
4 1 (4.00%) Software Manager
4 1 (4.00%) Senior Financial Analyst
4 1 (4.00%) Software Test Manager
4 1 (4.00%) Support Analyst
4 1 (4.00%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.00%) .NET
1 1 (4.00%) J2EE
1 1 (4.00%) XML
1 1 (4.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.00%) Mainframe
2 3 (12.00%) Data Structures
3 2 (8.00%) Blackberry
3 2 (8.00%) e-Health
3 2 (8.00%) SecurID
4 1 (4.00%) RMADS
4 1 (4.00%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (4.00%) Data Integration
4 1 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (4.00%) Replication
4 1 (4.00%) CESG
4 1 (4.00%) CESG CLAS
Operating Systems
1 7 (28.00%) Windows
2 5 (20.00%) UNIX
3 4 (16.00%) zOS
4 3 (12.00%) Linux
5 1 (4.00%) Windows XP
5 1 (4.00%) Solaris
5 1 (4.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (28.00%) Service Management
2 6 (24.00%) ITIL
3 5 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (16.00%) Project Management
5 3 (12.00%) Line Management
5 3 (12.00%) Contact Management
5 3 (12.00%) Change Management
6 2 (8.00%) ITSM
6 2 (8.00%) PRINCE2
6 2 (8.00%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (8.00%) Migration
6 2 (8.00%) Capacity Management
6 2 (8.00%) Performance Monitoring
7 1 (4.00%) IT Asset Management
7 1 (4.00%) Agile Project Management
7 1 (4.00%) Business Transformation
7 1 (4.00%) Analytics
7 1 (4.00%) Service Delivery
7 1 (4.00%) Configuration Management
7 1 (4.00%) OO
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.00%) Java
1 1 (4.00%) Perl
1 1 (4.00%) SQL
1 1 (4.00%) VB
1 1 (4.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 5 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (8.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 2 (8.00%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (8.00%) CCIE
2 2 (8.00%) CCNP
3 1 (4.00%) CISSP
3 1 (4.00%) IBM Certification
3 1 (4.00%) ACCA
3 1 (4.00%) CISA
3 1 (4.00%) CISM
3 1 (4.00%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (12.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (4.00%) JSP 440
2 1 (4.00%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (12.00%) ACF2
2 1 (4.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (20.00%) CA Spectrum
2 3 (12.00%) Cisco UCCE
2 3 (12.00%) Cisco UCCX
2 3 (12.00%) Cisco CUCM
3 2 (8.00%) SCOM
3 2 (8.00%) CiscoWorks
3 2 (8.00%) Unicenter
3 2 (8.00%) NetBackup
3 2 (8.00%) Backup Exec
4 1 (4.00%) CA Endevor
4 1 (4.00%) SCCM
4 1 (4.00%) Tivoli
4 1 (4.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 1 (4.00%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 5 (20.00%) Cisco
2 4 (16.00%) IBM
2 4 (16.00%) BMC
3 3 (12.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (8.00%) HP
4 2 (8.00%) Citrix
4 2 (8.00%) Juniper
4 2 (8.00%) Lotus
4 2 (8.00%) CheckPoint
4 2 (8.00%) Nimsoft
5 1 (4.00%) Jaspersoft
5 1 (4.00%) ServiceNow
5 1 (4.00%) Reuters
5 1 (4.00%) Bloomberg
5 1 (4.00%) Altiris
5 1 (4.00%) Apple
5 1 (4.00%) NetApp
5 1 (4.00%) Oracle
5 1 (4.00%) SAP
5 1 (4.00%) Adobe