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 29 April 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
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
CA
Rank 52 73 75
Rank change year-on-year
+21 +2
Contract jobs citing CA 43 13 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 2.80% 0.90% 0.79%
As % of the Vendors category 7.28% 2.91% 2.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 10 1
Average daily rate £475 £450 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +12.50%
UK excluding London average daily rate £424 £400 £398
% change year-on-year
+5.93% +0.62%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £40.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-31.25% +122.22%
CA
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
591 446 391
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 38.53% 30.84% 30.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 310 235 192
Average daily rate £420 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £194 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 10 5
Average hourly rate £15.00 £22.75 £32.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-34.06% -28.90%
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 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
Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CA across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 29 April 2016.

CA Daily Rate Histogram 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 29 April 2016, 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 43 (70.49%) Finance
2 24 (39.34%) RACF
3 21 (34.43%) Service Management
4 20 (32.79%) CA Single Sign-On
4 20 (32.79%) ITIL
4 20 (32.79%) Active Directory
4 20 (32.79%) Stakeholder Management
4 20 (32.79%) Identity Access Management
5 18 (29.51%) Unix
6 17 (27.87%) HP
7 16 (26.23%) Remedy
7 16 (26.23%) Project Management
7 16 (26.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 16 (26.23%) ServiceNow
8 15 (24.59%) SaaS
8 15 (24.59%) Waterfall
8 15 (24.59%) Resource Management
8 15 (24.59%) Scrum
8 15 (24.59%) Agile Software Development
8 15 (24.59%) PRINCE2
8 15 (24.59%) SDLC
9 13 (21.31%) Change Control
10 10 (16.39%) Financial Institution
10 10 (16.39%) Data Centre
11 9 (14.75%) Mainframe
11 9 (14.75%) IBM
11 9 (14.75%) zOS
11 9 (14.75%) SQL
11 9 (14.75%) WebSphere
12 8 (13.11%) Banking

CA
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 9 (14.75%) WebSphere
2 4 (6.56%) GlassFish
2 4 (6.56%) JBoss
3 3 (4.92%) CICS
Business Applications
1 2 (3.28%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 15 (24.59%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.56%) Firewall
2 2 (3.28%) HTTPS
2 2 (3.28%) LDAP
2 2 (3.28%) SSL
3 1 (1.64%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (13.11%) Oracle Database
2 5 (8.20%) PowerCenter
3 4 (6.56%) DB2
4 1 (1.64%) Big Data
4 1 (1.64%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (8.20%) ERwin
2 4 (6.56%) Introscope
General
1 43 (70.49%) Finance
2 10 (16.39%) Financial Institution
3 8 (13.11%) Banking
4 5 (8.20%) Law
5 2 (3.28%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 20 (32.79%) Consultant
2 16 (26.23%) Security Consultant
3 13 (21.31%) Architect
4 11 (18.03%) Engagement Manager
5 10 (16.39%) Security Architect
6 4 (6.56%) Analyst
6 4 (6.56%) Project Manager
7 3 (4.92%) Administrator
7 3 (4.92%) Applications Specialist
7 3 (4.92%) Environment Manager
7 3 (4.92%) Monitoring Specialist
7 3 (4.92%) Performance Specialist
7 3 (4.92%) Security Management Consultant
8 2 (3.28%) DB2 Support
8 2 (3.28%) Environment And Release Manager
8 2 (3.28%) Identity Management Architect
8 2 (3.28%) Informatica Consultant
8 2 (3.28%) Production DBA
8 2 (3.28%) SIEM Consultant
8 2 (3.28%) Tivoli Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (6.56%) Hibernate
1 4 (6.56%) HTML
1 4 (6.56%) Java EE
1 4 (6.56%) Struts
2 2 (3.28%) Tivoli Directory Integrator
2 2 (3.28%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (16.39%) Data Centre
2 9 (14.75%) Mainframe
3 8 (13.11%) Hedge funds
4 5 (8.20%) Management Information System
5 3 (4.92%) Replication
6 2 (3.28%) DataPower
6 2 (3.28%) Health Informatics
6 2 (3.28%) Informatics
Operating Systems
1 18 (29.51%) Unix
2 9 (14.75%) zOS
3 4 (6.56%) Linux
3 4 (6.56%) Windows
3 4 (6.56%) Windows Server
4 2 (3.28%) OS/2
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (34.43%) Service Management
2 20 (32.79%) Identity Access Management
2 20 (32.79%) ITIL
2 20 (32.79%) Stakeholder Management
3 16 (26.23%) Project Management
4 15 (24.59%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (24.59%) PRINCE2
4 15 (24.59%) Resource Management
4 15 (24.59%) Scrum
4 15 (24.59%) SDLC
4 15 (24.59%) Waterfall
5 13 (21.31%) Change Control
6 7 (11.48%) Change Management
7 5 (8.20%) Data Analysis
7 5 (8.20%) Data Migration
7 5 (8.20%) Data Modelling
7 5 (8.20%) ETL
7 5 (8.20%) ETL Development
7 5 (8.20%) Migration
8 4 (6.56%) Application Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (14.75%) SQL
2 4 (6.56%) Java
2 4 (6.56%) JavaScript
2 4 (6.56%) PHP
2 4 (6.56%) Python
3 3 (4.92%) REXX
4 2 (3.28%) Shell Script
5 1 (1.64%) JCL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (26.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (8.20%) Data Quality
3 1 (1.64%) QA
System Software
1 24 (39.34%) RACF
2 20 (32.79%) Active Directory
3 5 (8.20%) ACF2
4 2 (3.28%) Tivoli Directory Server
Systems Management
1 20 (32.79%) CA Single Sign-On
2 6 (9.84%) Tivoli
3 5 (8.20%) zSecure
4 4 (6.56%) CA Wily
5 3 (4.92%) OMEGAMON
6 2 (3.28%) Tivoli Identity Manager
7 1 (1.64%) CA Endevor
Vendors
1 17 (27.87%) HP
2 16 (26.23%) Remedy
2 16 (26.23%) ServiceNow
3 9 (14.75%) IBM
4 8 (13.11%) Oracle
5 5 (8.20%) Informatica
6 4 (6.56%) Cyber-Ark
7 3 (4.92%) BMC
7 3 (4.92%) Teradata
8 1 (1.64%) Altiris
8 1 (1.64%) Microsoft
8 1 (1.64%) Nimsoft
8 1 (1.64%) Symantec