The first table below looks at the demand for CA Spectrum skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CA Spectrum over the 3 months to 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Systems Management category for the England region.

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.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
CA Spectrum
Rank 558 537 -
Rank change year-on-year
-21 -
Contract jobs citing CA Spectrum 12 5 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.024% 0.011% -
As % of the Systems Management category 0.32% 0.14% -
Number of daily rates quoted 6 1 0
Average daily rate
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£338 £375 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% -
UK excluding London average daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Systems Management Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
3751 3450 3503
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 7.60% 7.42% 6.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 2201 1980 1829
Average daily rate £388 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £488
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
-0.73% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 119 157 159
Average hourly rate £18.46 £22.50 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.95% +21.62%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £13.39 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.51 £40.76 £37.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £22.25 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-10.11% +27.14%
CA Spectrum
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CA Spectrum
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

CA Spectrum Jobs Demand Trend in England

CA Spectrum
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

CA Spectrum Daily Rate Trend in England

CA Spectrum
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

CA Spectrum Hourly Rate Trend in England

CA Spectrum
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CA Spectrum within the England region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +14 12 £338 -10.00%
North West - - - -
South East - - - -
South West - - - -
CA Spectrum
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CA Spectrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing CA Spectrum 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 Spectrum.

1 19 (100.00%) CA
2 12 (63.16%) Cisco
3 10 (52.63%) Firewall
4 7 (36.84%) Riverbed
4 7 (36.84%) Windows
4 7 (36.84%) NetIQ
5 6 (31.58%) Configuration Management
5 6 (31.58%) Finance
6 5 (26.32%) Load Balancing
6 5 (26.32%) NetScaler
6 5 (26.32%) CheckPoint
6 5 (26.32%) Citrix
6 5 (26.32%) Perl
6 5 (26.32%) Ethernet
7 4 (21.05%) VPN
7 4 (21.05%) DNS
7 4 (21.05%) SQL
7 4 (21.05%) Oracle
7 4 (21.05%) Avaya
7 4 (21.05%) Radware
7 4 (21.05%) McAfee
7 4 (21.05%) BGP
7 4 (21.05%) Cisco Nexus
7 4 (21.05%) Network Design
7 4 (21.05%) Change Management
7 4 (21.05%) IPsec
8 3 (15.79%) Retail
8 3 (15.79%) Migration
8 3 (15.79%) e-Health
8 3 (15.79%) Network Security

CA Spectrum
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing CA Spectrum 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 Spectrum. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (10.53%) IIS
1 2 (10.53%) Apache
1 2 (10.53%) MS Exchange
1 2 (10.53%) Exchange Server 2003
1 2 (10.53%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 1 (5.26%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 10 (52.63%) Firewall
2 5 (26.32%) Ethernet
2 5 (26.32%) NetScaler
3 4 (21.05%) Cisco Nexus
3 4 (21.05%) BGP
3 4 (21.05%) IPsec
3 4 (21.05%) VPN
3 4 (21.05%) DNS
4 3 (15.79%) Internet
4 3 (15.79%) Network Security
4 3 (15.79%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (10.53%) VLAN
5 2 (10.53%) Cisco IPT
5 2 (10.53%) Cisco ISE
5 2 (10.53%) MPLS
5 2 (10.53%) SAN
5 2 (10.53%) TCP/IP
5 2 (10.53%) LAN
5 2 (10.53%) VoIP
5 2 (10.53%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.53%) SQL Server
1 2 (10.53%) DB2
Development Applications
1 1 (5.26%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 6 (31.58%) Finance
2 3 (15.79%) Retail
3 1 (5.26%) Investment Banking
3 1 (5.26%) Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (42.11%) Network Engineer
2 4 (21.05%) Consultant
3 2 (10.53%) Network Consultant
3 2 (10.53%) Cisco Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Operations Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Deskside Support
4 1 (5.26%) Data Centre Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Firewall Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Web Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Network Monitoring Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Network Operations Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) Monitoring Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Architect
4 1 (5.26%) Project Manager
4 1 (5.26%) Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (5.26%) Support Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Network Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.53%) Regular Expression
2 1 (5.26%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.79%) e-Health
2 1 (5.26%) SecurID
2 1 (5.26%) Open Source
2 1 (5.26%) Firmware
2 1 (5.26%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 7 (36.84%) Windows
2 3 (15.79%) UNIX
2 3 (15.79%) Linux
3 2 (10.53%) Windows XP
3 2 (10.53%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (10.53%) SUSE
3 2 (10.53%) Oracle Linux
3 2 (10.53%) AIX
4 1 (5.26%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (31.58%) Configuration Management
2 5 (26.32%) Load Balancing
3 4 (21.05%) Network Design
3 4 (21.05%) Change Management
4 3 (15.79%) Migration
4 3 (15.79%) Network Management
5 2 (10.53%) Network Monitoring
5 2 (10.53%) Service Management
6 1 (5.26%) Contact Management
6 1 (5.26%) Project Management
6 1 (5.26%) ITIL
6 1 (5.26%) PRINCE2
6 1 (5.26%) E-Commerce
6 1 (5.26%) Capacity Management
6 1 (5.26%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (26.32%) Perl
2 4 (21.05%) SQL
3 2 (10.53%) VB
3 2 (10.53%) Python
3 2 (10.53%) Ruby
4 1 (5.26%) Ada
Qualifications
1 3 (15.79%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (10.53%) SC Cleared
2 2 (10.53%) Security Cleared
3 1 (5.26%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (5.26%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (5.26%) CCIE
3 1 (5.26%) CCNP
3 1 (5.26%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.53%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (10.53%) vSphere
1 2 (10.53%) FreeRADIUS
2 1 (5.26%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (5.26%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 3 (15.79%) Cisco CUCM
2 2 (10.53%) BladeLogic
2 2 (10.53%) Unicenter
2 2 (10.53%) ARCserve
3 1 (5.26%) HP NNM
3 1 (5.26%) Nagios
3 1 (5.26%) Cacti
3 1 (5.26%) Cisco UCCX
3 1 (5.26%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 19 (100.00%) CA
2 12 (63.16%) Cisco
3 7 (36.84%) NetIQ
3 7 (36.84%) Riverbed
4 5 (26.32%) CheckPoint
4 5 (26.32%) Citrix
5 4 (21.05%) Avaya
5 4 (21.05%) Oracle
5 4 (21.05%) McAfee
5 4 (21.05%) Radware
6 3 (15.79%) Speakerbus
6 3 (15.79%) Verint
7 2 (10.53%) Splunk
7 2 (10.53%) VMware
7 2 (10.53%) Symantec
7 2 (10.53%) Juniper
7 2 (10.53%) BMC
7 2 (10.53%) IBM
8 1 (5.26%) HP
8 1 (5.26%) Nokia