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 1 May 2016 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.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
CA
Rank 149 179 191
Rank change year-on-year
+30 +12
Contract jobs citing CA 8 22 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.23% 0.39% 0.30%
As % of the Vendors category 0.58% 0.95% 0.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 16 13
Average daily rate £475 £425 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.76% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £336 £330
10% offered a daily rate of more than £501 £524 £554
UK excluding London average daily rate £423 £400 £365
% change year-on-year
+5.62% +9.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £30.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £40.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-31.25% +122.22%
CA
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
1390 2327 2755
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 39.82% 41.53% 44.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 1067 1710 1940
Average daily rate £450 £425 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £250 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £613 £600 £603
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 53 51
Average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £21.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.57% -19.54%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%

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 May 2016.

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 May 2016, 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 8 (47.06%) Finance
2 6 (35.29%) Windows
3 5 (29.41%) Linux
3 5 (29.41%) Mainframe
4 4 (23.53%) Firewall
4 4 (23.53%) Unix
4 4 (23.53%) Nagios
5 3 (17.65%) DNS
5 3 (17.65%) HP
5 3 (17.65%) ITIL
5 3 (17.65%) Oracle
5 3 (17.65%) Management Information System
5 3 (17.65%) Service Management
5 3 (17.65%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (17.65%) Jenkins
6 2 (11.76%) Content Development
6 2 (11.76%) zSecure
6 2 (11.76%) MarkLogic
6 2 (11.76%) ACF2
6 2 (11.76%) Data Centre
6 2 (11.76%) Performance Monitoring
6 2 (11.76%) Open Source
6 2 (11.76%) Unit Testing
6 2 (11.76%) Network Management
6 2 (11.76%) MRTG
6 2 (11.76%) Data Quality
6 2 (11.76%) Cacti
6 2 (11.76%) VMware Infrastructure
6 2 (11.76%) Scrum
6 2 (11.76%) VMware

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

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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 (5.88%) Apache
1 1 (5.88%) CMS
1 1 (5.88%) IIS
1 1 (5.88%) JBoss
1 1 (5.88%) Lightstreamer
1 1 (5.88%) OpenStack
1 1 (5.88%) SAS
1 1 (5.88%) SharePoint
1 1 (5.88%) Sitecore CMS
1 1 (5.88%) Tomcat
1 1 (5.88%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (5.88%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (5.88%) CA PPM
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.88%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (5.88%) Azure Active Directory
1 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (5.88%) Sumo Logic
Communications & Networking
1 4 (23.53%) Firewall
2 3 (17.65%) DNS
3 2 (11.76%) DHCP
3 2 (11.76%) HTTP
3 2 (11.76%) MRTG
3 2 (11.76%) SSL
4 1 (5.88%) BGP
4 1 (5.88%) Fibre Channel
4 1 (5.88%) FTP
4 1 (5.88%) Kerberos
4 1 (5.88%) LAN
4 1 (5.88%) LDAP
4 1 (5.88%) OSPF
4 1 (5.88%) SAN
4 1 (5.88%) SMTP
4 1 (5.88%) SNMP
4 1 (5.88%) TCP/IP
4 1 (5.88%) VoIP
4 1 (5.88%) VPN
4 1 (5.88%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.76%) MarkLogic
1 2 (11.76%) MySQL
2 1 (5.88%) Oracle Database
2 1 (5.88%) Oracle Exadata
Development Applications
1 3 (17.65%) Jenkins
1 3 (17.65%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (11.76%) Ant
3 1 (5.88%) Git (software)
3 1 (5.88%) JIRA
3 1 (5.88%) TeamCity
3 1 (5.88%) Visual Studio
General
1 8 (47.06%) Finance
2 2 (11.76%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 5 (29.41%) Analyst
1 5 (29.41%) Consultant
2 3 (17.65%) Mainframe Analyst
2 3 (17.65%) Mainframe Operations Analyst
2 3 (17.65%) Operations Analyst
3 2 (11.76%) Developer
3 2 (11.76%) Enterprise Consultant
4 1 (5.88%) Application Security Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Applications Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Data Business Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Data Consultant
4 1 (5.88%) Data Migration Business Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Data Quality Consultant
4 1 (5.88%) Deployment Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Deployment Specialist
4 1 (5.88%) ETL Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Migration Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Release Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Senior Web Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Web Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.76%) XML
1 2 (11.76%) XML Schema
1 2 (11.76%) XSLT
2 1 (5.88%) .NET
2 1 (5.88%) Java EE
2 1 (5.88%) Middleware
2 1 (5.88%) Oracle Fusion
2 1 (5.88%) POSIX
2 1 (5.88%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (29.41%) Mainframe
2 3 (17.65%) Management Information System
3 2 (11.76%) Data Centre
4 1 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (5.88%) Computer Science
4 1 (5.88%) PKI
4 1 (5.88%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 6 (35.29%) Windows
2 5 (29.41%) Linux
3 4 (23.53%) Unix
4 2 (11.76%) Solaris
4 2 (11.76%) zOS
5 1 (5.88%) CentOS
5 1 (5.88%) Debian
5 1 (5.88%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (17.65%) ITIL
1 3 (17.65%) Service Management
2 2 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (11.76%) Content Development
2 2 (11.76%) Data Modelling
2 2 (11.76%) Network Management
2 2 (11.76%) Open Source
2 2 (11.76%) Performance Monitoring
2 2 (11.76%) Scrum
2 2 (11.76%) Unit Testing
2 2 (11.76%) Validation
3 1 (5.88%) Analytics
3 1 (5.88%) Content Management
3 1 (5.88%) Data Migration
3 1 (5.88%) Data Transformation
3 1 (5.88%) Load Balancing
3 1 (5.88%) OWASP
3 1 (5.88%) Penetration Testing
3 1 (5.88%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (5.88%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 2 (11.76%) Java
1 2 (11.76%) SQL
1 2 (11.76%) XQuery
2 1 (5.88%) Bash Shell
2 1 (5.88%) C
2 1 (5.88%) C#
2 1 (5.88%) Korn
2 1 (5.88%) Perl
2 1 (5.88%) PowerShell
2 1 (5.88%) Python
2 1 (5.88%) Shell Script
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.76%) Data Quality
1 2 (11.76%) QA
2 1 (5.88%) FIPS 140-2
System Software
1 2 (11.76%) ACF2
1 2 (11.76%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (5.88%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.88%) Ceph
2 1 (5.88%) Dovecot
2 1 (5.88%) iptables
2 1 (5.88%) KVM
2 1 (5.88%) NFS
2 1 (5.88%) Postfix
2 1 (5.88%) Samba
2 1 (5.88%) Sendmail
2 1 (5.88%) Squid
2 1 (5.88%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 4 (23.53%) Nagios
2 2 (11.76%) Cacti
2 2 (11.76%) SCOM
2 2 (11.76%) zSecure
3 1 (5.88%) BladeLogic
3 1 (5.88%) CA Single Sign-On
3 1 (5.88%) CA Wily
3 1 (5.88%) Control-M
3 1 (5.88%) HAProxy
3 1 (5.88%) HP Fortify
3 1 (5.88%) MIMEsweeper
3 1 (5.88%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (5.88%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 1 (5.88%) Oracle Identity Management
3 1 (5.88%) Oracle ZFS
3 1 (5.88%) Puppet
3 1 (5.88%) RANCID
3 1 (5.88%) SCCM
3 1 (5.88%) systemd
3 1 (5.88%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 3 (17.65%) HP
1 3 (17.65%) Oracle
2 2 (11.76%) Cisco
2 2 (11.76%) Informatica
2 2 (11.76%) Microsoft
2 2 (11.76%) VMware
3 1 (5.88%) AppDynamics
3 1 (5.88%) Atlassian
3 1 (5.88%) Axway
3 1 (5.88%) Blue Coat
3 1 (5.88%) Dynatrace
3 1 (5.88%) Ektron
3 1 (5.88%) New Relic
3 1 (5.88%) NICE Systems
3 1 (5.88%) Nokia
3 1 (5.88%) Red Hat
3 1 (5.88%) Sitecore
3 1 (5.88%) Splunk
3 1 (5.88%) StreamBase
3 1 (5.88%) Supermicro