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 20 October 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
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
CA
Rank 195 206 209
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +3
Contract jobs citing CA 9 22 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.15% 0.30% 0.19%
As % of the Vendors category 0.33% 0.66% 0.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 9 11
Average daily rate
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£502 £350 £575
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+43.28% -39.13%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £343 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £536 £405 £725
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £400 £360
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.00 - £16.50
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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
2699 3333 3258
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 45.43% 45.64% 43.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 1944 2325 2263
Average daily rate £425 £425 £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £263 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 63 89 89
Average hourly rate £17.82 £20.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.92% +5.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.70 £11.50 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.13 £41.50 £42.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £18.00 £18.08
% change year-on-year
- -0.41%

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 20 October 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 20 October 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 10 (33.33%) Finance
2 8 (26.67%) Linux
3 7 (23.33%) UNIX
3 7 (23.33%) Windows
4 6 (20.00%) Solaris
4 6 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (16.67%) Mainframe
5 5 (16.67%) ACF2
6 4 (13.33%) CA Spectrum
6 4 (13.33%) Project Management
6 4 (13.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 4 (13.33%) zOS
6 4 (13.33%) Advertising
6 4 (13.33%) Oracle
6 4 (13.33%) Cisco
6 4 (13.33%) IBM
6 4 (13.33%) NetApp
7 3 (10.00%) Microsoft
7 3 (10.00%) Active Directory
7 3 (10.00%) ITIL
7 3 (10.00%) PRINCE2
7 3 (10.00%) LDAP
7 3 (10.00%) MS Excel
7 3 (10.00%) Migration
7 3 (10.00%) IPsec
7 3 (10.00%) CheckPoint
7 3 (10.00%) NetIQ
7 3 (10.00%) Symantec
7 3 (10.00%) Data Structures
7 3 (10.00%) Banking

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

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 (6.67%) IIS
1 2 (6.67%) WebSphere
2 1 (3.33%) WebLogic
2 1 (3.33%) Lotus Domino
2 1 (3.33%) Apache
2 1 (3.33%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.33%) MS Exchange
2 1 (3.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 3 (10.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.33%) Adobe Captivate
Business Applications
1 1 (3.33%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (3.33%) LatentZero
1 1 (3.33%) CA Clarity
Communications & Networking
1 3 (10.00%) LDAP
1 3 (10.00%) IPsec
2 2 (6.67%) TCP/IP
2 2 (6.67%) Network Security
2 2 (6.67%) tcpdump
2 2 (6.67%) Cisco Nexus
2 2 (6.67%) HSRP
2 2 (6.67%) Multicast
2 2 (6.67%) RIP
2 2 (6.67%) VoIP
2 2 (6.67%) SAN
2 2 (6.67%) Internet
2 2 (6.67%) MPLS
2 2 (6.67%) OSPF
2 2 (6.67%) BGP
2 2 (6.67%) EIGRP
2 2 (6.67%) TACACS
3 1 (3.33%) Firewall
3 1 (3.33%) Wireless
3 1 (3.33%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.33%) Oracle Exadata
1 1 (3.33%) Oracle Database
1 1 (3.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (6.67%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 1 (3.33%) MSI
General
1 10 (33.33%) Finance
2 4 (13.33%) Advertising
3 3 (10.00%) Banking
3 3 (10.00%) Retail
4 2 (6.67%) Investment Banking
5 1 (3.33%) Retail Banking
5 1 (3.33%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 6 (20.00%) Analyst
1 6 (20.00%) Consultant
2 4 (13.33%) Network Engineer
3 3 (10.00%) Administrator
3 3 (10.00%) Architect
3 3 (10.00%) Project Manager
3 3 (10.00%) Core Network Engineer
4 2 (6.67%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 2 (6.67%) Support Engineer
4 2 (6.67%) Systems Administrator
4 2 (6.67%) UNIX Systems Administrator
4 2 (6.67%) UNIX Administrator
4 2 (6.67%) Cisco Engineer
4 2 (6.67%) Linux Administrator
5 1 (3.33%) UNIX Support
5 1 (3.33%) Systems Programmer
5 1 (3.33%) Linux Engineer
5 1 (3.33%) Linux Support
5 1 (3.33%) Financial Analyst
5 1 (3.33%) Software Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.67%) XML
1 2 (6.67%) Middleware
2 1 (3.33%) JSF
2 1 (3.33%) Oracle Fusion
2 1 (3.33%) JMS
2 1 (3.33%) WebSphere MQ
2 1 (3.33%) J2EE
2 1 (3.33%) JSP
2 1 (3.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (16.67%) Mainframe
2 3 (10.00%) e-Health
2 3 (10.00%) Data Structures
3 2 (6.67%) Blackberry
3 2 (6.67%) SecurID
3 2 (6.67%) Replication
4 1 (3.33%) CESG
4 1 (3.33%) CESG CLAS
4 1 (3.33%) RMADS
4 1 (3.33%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (3.33%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 8 (26.67%) Linux
2 7 (23.33%) UNIX
2 7 (23.33%) Windows
3 6 (20.00%) Solaris
4 4 (13.33%) zOS
5 2 (6.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (3.33%) Windows 7
6 1 (3.33%) Oracle Linux
6 1 (3.33%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (3.33%) AIX
6 1 (3.33%) Windows XP
6 1 (3.33%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (3.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 4 (13.33%) Project Management
3 3 (10.00%) ITIL
3 3 (10.00%) PRINCE2
3 3 (10.00%) Migration
4 2 (6.67%) Kernel Tuning
4 2 (6.67%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 2 (6.67%) SOA
4 2 (6.67%) Service Management
4 2 (6.67%) Release Management
5 1 (3.33%) Investment Management
5 1 (3.33%) Performance Management
5 1 (3.33%) Data Migration
5 1 (3.33%) Information Assurance
5 1 (3.33%) Financial Analysis
5 1 (3.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 1 (3.33%) Test Strategy
5 1 (3.33%) Vulnerability Management
5 1 (3.33%) Capacity Management
5 1 (3.33%) Business Transformation
Programming Languages
1 2 (6.67%) Java
1 2 (6.67%) Perl
1 2 (6.67%) VBA
1 2 (6.67%) Bourne shell
1 2 (6.67%) Bash Shell
2 1 (3.33%) Ada
2 1 (3.33%) REXX
2 1 (3.33%) JCL
2 1 (3.33%) SQL
2 1 (3.33%) VBScript
2 1 (3.33%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (6.67%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (6.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 2 (6.67%) ITIL Certification
1 2 (6.67%) CCIE
1 2 (6.67%) CCNP
2 1 (3.33%) CISSP
2 1 (3.33%) PMI Certification
2 1 (3.33%) IBM Certification
2 1 (3.33%) ACCA
2 1 (3.33%) CISA
2 1 (3.33%) CISM
2 1 (3.33%) CIMA
2 1 (3.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (13.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (3.33%) QA
2 1 (3.33%) JSP 440
2 1 (3.33%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (16.67%) ACF2
2 3 (10.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (6.67%) Oracle RAC
3 2 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (3.33%) RACF
4 1 (3.33%) Samba
4 1 (3.33%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 4 (13.33%) CA Spectrum
2 3 (10.00%) SCCM
3 2 (6.67%) YUM
3 2 (6.67%) Puppet
3 2 (6.67%) CiscoWorks
3 2 (6.67%) Nagios
4 1 (3.33%) CA SiteMinder
4 1 (3.33%) ARCserve
4 1 (3.33%) BladeLogic
4 1 (3.33%) Unicenter
4 1 (3.33%) Tivoli
4 1 (3.33%) Tivoli Identity Manager
4 1 (3.33%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 1 (3.33%) Control-M
4 1 (3.33%) Oracle Identity Manager
4 1 (3.33%) Oracle Identity Management
4 1 (3.33%) CA LISA
4 1 (3.33%) Cisco Prime
4 1 (3.33%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 4 (13.33%) Cisco
1 4 (13.33%) IBM
1 4 (13.33%) Oracle
1 4 (13.33%) NetApp
2 3 (10.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (10.00%) CheckPoint
2 3 (10.00%) NetIQ
2 3 (10.00%) Symantec
2 3 (10.00%) NetScout
2 3 (10.00%) Riverbed
3 2 (6.67%) Nimsoft
3 2 (6.67%) SAP
3 2 (6.67%) VMware
3 2 (6.67%) Altiris
3 2 (6.67%) Veritas
3 2 (6.67%) Red Hat
3 2 (6.67%) Juniper
4 1 (3.33%) CommVault
4 1 (3.33%) PeopleSoft
4 1 (3.33%) Apple