The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of CA products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CA over the 3 months to 27 April 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
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
CA
Rank 74 70 57
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -13
Contract jobs citing CA 13 10 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.89% 0.79% 0.13%
As % of the Vendors category 2.91% 2.55% 0.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 1 0
Average daily rate
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£450 £400 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £398 £370
% change year-on-year
+0.62% +7.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £18.00 £19.02
% change year-on-year
+122.22% -5.36%
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Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Edinburgh region.

Vendors Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
446 392 279
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 30.59% 31.06% 35.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 235 196 102
Average daily rate £365 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £196 £200 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £473 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 5 2
Average hourly rate £22.75 £32.00 £70.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.90% -54.28%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
- -7.89%

CA
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing CA across the Edinburgh region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

CA Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

CA
Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing CA across the Edinburgh region.

CA Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

CA
Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing CA across the Edinburgh region.

CA Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

CA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh 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 (58.82%) Finance
1 10 (58.82%) Banking
2 8 (47.06%) UNIX
3 7 (41.18%) SQL
3 7 (41.18%) Oracle
3 7 (41.18%) Data Modelling
3 7 (41.18%) ETL
3 7 (41.18%) Informatica
3 7 (41.18%) PowerCenter
3 7 (41.18%) ERwin
3 7 (41.18%) Data Analysis
3 7 (41.18%) Data Integration
3 7 (41.18%) Oracle Database
3 7 (41.18%) Data Quality
4 6 (35.29%) WebSphere
4 6 (35.29%) zOS
4 6 (35.29%) DB2
5 5 (29.41%) Windows
5 5 (29.41%) Linux
5 5 (29.41%) CICS
5 5 (29.41%) Migration
6 4 (23.53%) Jython
6 4 (23.53%) WebSphere Process Server
6 4 (23.53%) Introscope
6 4 (23.53%) WebSphere Portal
6 4 (23.53%) LPAR
6 4 (23.53%) CA Wily
6 4 (23.53%) AIX
6 4 (23.53%) Solaris
6 4 (23.53%) WebSphere Application Server

CA
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh 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 6 (35.29%) WebSphere
2 5 (29.41%) CICS
3 4 (23.53%) WebSphere Process Server
3 4 (23.53%) WebSphere Portal
3 4 (23.53%) WebSphere Application Server
4 2 (11.76%) WebLogic
4 2 (11.76%) JBoss
5 1 (5.88%) Apache
5 1 (5.88%) Tomcat
5 1 (5.88%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (5.88%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (5.88%) CA PPM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.88%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (41.18%) PowerCenter
1 7 (41.18%) Oracle Database
2 6 (35.29%) DB2
3 1 (5.88%) SQL Server
3 1 (5.88%) DataStage
Development Applications
1 7 (41.18%) ERwin
2 4 (23.53%) Introscope
General
1 10 (58.82%) Finance
1 10 (58.82%) Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (41.18%) Architect
1 7 (41.18%) ETL Architect
2 4 (23.53%) WebSphere Application Server Administrator
2 4 (23.53%) Administrator
2 4 (23.53%) WebSphere Administrator
2 4 (23.53%) Server Administrator
3 1 (5.88%) DB2 DBA
3 1 (5.88%) Deployment Specialist
3 1 (5.88%) Analyst
3 1 (5.88%) DBA
3 1 (5.88%) Environment Analyst
3 1 (5.88%) PMO Lead
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (17.65%) Middleware
2 1 (5.88%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (41.18%) Data Integration
2 4 (23.53%) LPAR
3 2 (11.76%) Mainframe
4 1 (5.88%) IBM Mainframe
4 1 (5.88%) DataPower
4 1 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 8 (47.06%) UNIX
2 6 (35.29%) zOS
3 5 (29.41%) Linux
3 5 (29.41%) Windows
4 4 (23.53%) AIX
4 4 (23.53%) Solaris
5 1 (5.88%) OS/2
5 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (5.88%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (41.18%) Data Modelling
1 7 (41.18%) ETL
1 7 (41.18%) Data Analysis
2 5 (29.41%) Migration
3 1 (5.88%) SOA
3 1 (5.88%) Project Planning
3 1 (5.88%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (5.88%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 7 (41.18%) SQL
2 4 (23.53%) Jython
3 1 (5.88%) REXX
Qualifications
1 1 (5.88%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (41.18%) Data Quality
2 1 (5.88%) P3O
2 1 (5.88%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (23.53%) CA Wily
2 2 (11.76%) CA LISA
3 1 (5.88%) CA Endevor
3 1 (5.88%) OMEGAMON
Vendors
1 7 (41.18%) Oracle
1 7 (41.18%) Informatica
2 3 (17.65%) IBM
3 2 (11.76%) TIBCO
4 1 (5.88%) Citrix
4 1 (5.88%) Veritas