The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of CA products and/or services 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 over the 3 months to 7 May 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
7 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
CA
Rank 384 392 414
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +22
Contract jobs citing CA 209 192 124
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.41% 0.38% 0.29%
As % of the Vendors category 0.91% 0.84% 0.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 96 88 58
Average daily rate
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£425 £419 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.49% +4.68%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £245 £140
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £552 £483
UK excluding London average daily rate £381 £348 £325
% change year-on-year
+9.71% +6.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 13 13
Average hourly rate £40.00 £18.00 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+122.22% -14.28%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £18.00 £19.04
% change year-on-year
+122.22% -5.46%
CA
UK

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

Vendors Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
22890 22825 19875
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 45.31% 45.19% 46.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 13329 13209 10886
Average daily rate £400 £395 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.26% -1.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1021 1027 1133
Average hourly rate £18.53 £17.50 £19.63
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.85% -10.82%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -7.89%

CA
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

CA Jobs Demand Trend in England

CA
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

CA Daily Rate Trend in England

CA
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CA across the England region over the 3 months to 7 May 2015.

CA Daily Rate Histogram in England

CA
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

CA Hourly Rate Trend in England

CA
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CA across the England region over the 3 months to 7 May 2015.

CA Hourly Rate Histogram in England

CA
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 within the England region over the 3 months to 7 May 2015. 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 +5 92 £500 +11.11% 4
South East +21 52 £400 +17.64% 10
East of England +17 15 £346 - 1
West Midlands -1 14 £450 +16.50% 1
North West -45 14 £400 +29.03%
East Midlands - 9 - -
North East -11 6 - -
South West +9 5 £290 -38.94% 1
Yorkshire -21 1 - -
CA
UK

CA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 7 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England 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.

1 111 (28.61%) Windows
2 110 (28.35%) ITIL
3 103 (26.55%) IBM
3 103 (26.55%) Microsoft
4 100 (25.77%) HP
5 82 (21.13%) Finance
6 81 (20.88%) Firewall
7 79 (20.36%) Cisco
8 73 (18.81%) Oracle
9 69 (17.78%) Linux
10 64 (16.49%) Java
11 63 (16.24%) VMware
12 57 (14.69%) UNIX
13 55 (14.18%) VPN
13 55 (14.18%) Security Cleared
14 54 (13.92%) Citrix
15 51 (13.14%) SQL
15 51 (13.14%) Service Management
16 50 (12.89%) CA Single Sign-On
16 50 (12.89%) Solaris
17 45 (11.60%) CheckPoint
18 44 (11.34%) Middleware
18 44 (11.34%) SharePoint
18 44 (11.34%) SAN
19 43 (11.08%) ITSM
20 42 (10.82%) ServiceNow
21 41 (10.57%) Change Management
21 41 (10.57%) SQL Server
22 40 (10.31%) NetScaler
23 39 (10.05%) SC Cleared

CA
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 7 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England 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 44 (11.34%) SharePoint
2 27 (6.96%) WebSphere
3 26 (6.70%) CICS
4 23 (5.93%) CMS
5 22 (5.67%) MS Exchange
6 18 (4.64%) WebLogic
6 18 (4.64%) IIS
7 15 (3.87%) OpenStack
8 14 (3.61%) WebSphere Application Server
9 13 (3.35%) Apache
10 12 (3.09%) Tomcat
11 11 (2.84%) WebSphere Portal
11 11 (2.84%) WebSphere Process Server
12 6 (1.55%) SharePoint Server
12 6 (1.55%) MQSeries
12 6 (1.55%) iPlanet
12 6 (1.55%) Exchange Server 2013
13 5 (1.29%) Exchange Server 2010
13 5 (1.29%) Exchange Server 2003
13 5 (1.29%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 36 (9.28%) MS Excel
2 13 (3.35%) MS Office
3 6 (1.55%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (1.29%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.52%) Open Workbench
5 2 (0.52%) MS Project
6 1 (0.26%) AutoCAD
6 1 (0.26%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 10 (2.58%) CA PPM
2 6 (1.55%) SAP CO
2 6 (1.55%) SAP FI/CO
2 6 (1.55%) SAP FI
3 5 (1.29%) Oracle EBS R12
4 4 (1.03%) SAP FI-AP
5 2 (0.52%) Remedy ITSM
5 2 (0.52%) SAP ERP
5 2 (0.52%) Primavera
5 2 (0.52%) SAP BPC
6 1 (0.26%) ION MarketView
6 1 (0.26%) Oracle General Ledger
6 1 (0.26%) Oracle Payables
6 1 (0.26%) Oracle Receivables
6 1 (0.26%) SAP Retail
6 1 (0.26%) Cognos TM1
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.03%) IaaS
1 4 (1.03%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (0.52%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.26%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 81 (20.88%) Firewall
2 55 (14.18%) VPN
3 44 (11.34%) SAN
4 40 (10.31%) NetScaler
5 38 (9.79%) TCP/IP
5 38 (9.79%) Wireless
6 37 (9.54%) Internet
7 36 (9.28%) LAN
8 34 (8.76%) Cisco ASA
9 33 (8.51%) DNS
10 31 (7.99%) SSL
11 25 (6.44%) DHCP
12 24 (6.19%) WAN
12 24 (6.19%) LDAP
12 24 (6.19%) IPsec
13 23 (5.93%) Cisco Nexus
14 20 (5.15%) Network Security
15 19 (4.90%) OSPF
16 18 (4.64%) Cisco ISE
17 16 (4.12%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (10.57%) SQL Server
2 32 (8.25%) DB2
3 20 (5.15%) Oracle Database
4 16 (4.12%) Oracle Database 11g
5 14 (3.61%) SQL Server 2005
6 12 (3.09%) MySQL
7 11 (2.84%) Data Warehouse
8 10 (2.58%) Oracle Reports
9 9 (2.32%) NoSQL
9 9 (2.32%) DataStage
9 9 (2.32%) SQL Server 2008
10 8 (2.06%) Couchbase
10 8 (2.06%) CouchDB
11 6 (1.55%) JasperReports
11 6 (1.55%) SQL Server 2012
12 5 (1.29%) SQL Server 2000
13 3 (0.77%) Relational Database
14 2 (0.52%) DTS
14 2 (0.52%) Oracle Database 12c
15 1 (0.26%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 18 (4.64%) Introscope
2 15 (3.87%) TeamCity
3 14 (3.61%) Maven
3 14 (3.61%) Eclipse
3 14 (3.61%) JUnit
3 14 (3.61%) ERwin
4 7 (1.80%) PowerDesigner
5 6 (1.55%) Team Foundation Server
6 4 (1.03%) Selenium
6 4 (1.03%) Jenkins
6 4 (1.03%) SonarQube
6 4 (1.03%) Git (software)
7 3 (0.77%) MSI
7 3 (0.77%) Visual Studio
7 3 (0.77%) Toad
8 2 (0.52%) Lombardi
8 2 (0.52%) LoadRunner
8 2 (0.52%) Octopus Deploy
8 2 (0.52%) Wise Package Studio
8 2 (0.52%) Rational DOORS
General
1 82 (21.13%) Finance
2 38 (9.79%) Banking
3 17 (4.38%) Investment Banking
3 17 (4.38%) Telecoms
4 11 (2.84%) Retail
5 5 (1.29%) Financial Institution
6 4 (1.03%) Military
7 3 (0.77%) Back Office
7 3 (0.77%) Private Banking
7 3 (0.77%) Publishing
8 2 (0.52%) Law
8 2 (0.52%) Manufacturing
8 2 (0.52%) Marketing
9 1 (0.26%) Avionics
9 1 (0.26%) Front Office
9 1 (0.26%) Electronics
9 1 (0.26%) Aerospace
9 1 (0.26%) Advertising
9 1 (0.26%) Legal
Job Titles
1 51 (13.14%) Developer
2 50 (12.89%) Analyst
3 45 (11.60%) Architect
4 28 (7.22%) Administrator
5 27 (6.96%) Consultant
6 24 (6.19%) ServiceNow Developer
7 21 (5.41%) Network Engineer
8 20 (5.15%) Security Engineer
9 13 (3.35%) Wintel Analyst
9 13 (3.35%) Voice Engineer
10 11 (2.84%) Network Analyst
11 10 (2.58%) Enterprise Architect
11 10 (2.58%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 10 (2.58%) Systems Administrator
11 10 (2.58%) Data Architect
12 9 (2.32%) Programmer
12 9 (2.32%) Server Administrator
13 8 (2.06%) Design Engineer
13 8 (2.06%) WebSphere Administrator
13 8 (2.06%) WebSphere Application Server Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (11.34%) Middleware
2 31 (7.99%) Web Services
2 31 (7.99%) XML
3 26 (6.70%) HTML
4 25 (6.44%) CSS
5 13 (3.35%) .NET
5 13 (3.35%) J2EE
6 10 (2.58%) SOAP
6 10 (2.58%) RESTful
7 8 (2.06%) ActiveMQ
7 8 (2.06%) Apache Camel
8 7 (1.80%) REST
8 7 (1.80%) JSP
9 6 (1.55%) SAML
9 6 (1.55%) Play Framework
9 6 (1.55%) Akka
9 6 (1.55%) Regular Expression
10 5 (1.29%) WSDL
11 4 (1.03%) LAMP
11 4 (1.03%) Django
Miscellaneous
1 34 (8.76%) Analytical Skills
2 27 (6.96%) CMDB
3 23 (5.93%) PKI
4 21 (5.41%) Replication
4 21 (5.41%) Mainframe
5 18 (4.64%) e-Health
6 16 (4.12%) Mobile App
7 13 (3.35%) VSAM
8 12 (3.09%) SecurID
9 11 (2.84%) LPAR
10 9 (2.32%) Management Information System
11 8 (2.06%) Clustering
11 8 (2.06%) FlexPod
12 7 (1.80%) BYOD
13 6 (1.55%) Client/Server
14 5 (1.29%) Thin Client
14 5 (1.29%) PMI
14 5 (1.29%) Fat Client
15 4 (1.03%) Tandem
15 4 (1.03%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 111 (28.61%) Windows
2 69 (17.78%) Linux
3 57 (14.69%) UNIX
4 50 (12.89%) Solaris
5 31 (7.99%) AIX
5 31 (7.99%) Windows Server 2003
6 30 (7.73%) Windows Server 2008
7 23 (5.93%) zOS
8 12 (3.09%) Windows Server 2012
9 10 (2.58%) Windows 7
9 10 (2.58%) Oracle Linux
10 9 (2.32%) MVS
11 8 (2.06%) Windows XP
12 6 (1.55%) SUSE
12 6 (1.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 4 (1.03%) Ubuntu
13 4 (1.03%) Apple iOS
13 4 (1.03%) Android
14 2 (0.52%) Windows Vista
14 2 (0.52%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 110 (28.35%) ITIL
2 51 (13.14%) Service Management
3 43 (11.08%) ITSM
4 41 (10.57%) Change Management
5 35 (9.02%) Project Management
6 24 (6.19%) Incident Management
7 23 (5.93%) Unit Testing
8 22 (5.67%) Agile Software Development
9 20 (5.15%) Migration
10 19 (4.90%) Network Management
10 19 (4.90%) Knowledge Management
11 18 (4.64%) Workflow
12 17 (4.38%) Line Management
12 17 (4.38%) Content Management
13 15 (3.87%) Low Latency
13 15 (3.87%) Configuration Management
13 15 (3.87%) Contact Management
13 15 (3.87%) Data Modelling
13 15 (3.87%) User Acceptance Testing
13 15 (3.87%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 64 (16.49%) Java
2 51 (13.14%) SQL
3 32 (8.25%) PowerShell
4 24 (6.19%) C#
5 22 (5.67%) VBScript
6 15 (3.87%) Perl
7 12 (3.09%) Shell Script
8 11 (2.84%) Jython
9 9 (2.32%) Python
9 9 (2.32%) COBOL
10 8 (2.06%) VB
10 8 (2.06%) Scala
11 4 (1.03%) Ruby
11 4 (1.03%) JavaScript
11 4 (1.03%) REXX
12 3 (0.77%) PHP
13 2 (0.52%) PL/SQL
13 2 (0.52%) C
13 2 (0.52%) Bash Shell
14 1 (0.26%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 55 (14.18%) Security Cleared
2 39 (10.05%) SC Cleared
3 35 (9.02%) Cisco Certification
4 18 (4.64%) Degree
5 15 (3.87%) CCNP
6 12 (3.09%) CISSP
7 6 (1.55%) CCNA
7 6 (1.55%) Microsoft Certification
8 5 (1.29%) ISEB
8 5 (1.29%) ITIL Certification
8 5 (1.29%) PMI Certification
9 4 (1.03%) DV Cleared
10 3 (0.77%) MCSE
11 2 (0.52%) MBA
11 2 (0.52%) PMP
11 2 (0.52%) CCA
11 2 (0.52%) ACCA
11 2 (0.52%) APMP
11 2 (0.52%) PgMP
12 1 (0.26%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (4.90%) QA
2 11 (2.84%) PCI DSS
3 8 (2.06%) SLA
4 3 (0.77%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 2 (0.52%) P3O
6 1 (0.26%) EMIR
6 1 (0.26%) GAAP
6 1 (0.26%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 37 (9.54%) VMware Infrastructure
2 31 (7.99%) Active Directory
3 26 (6.70%) XenDesktop
4 25 (6.44%) VMware ESXi
5 20 (5.15%) Hyper-V
5 20 (5.15%) XenApp
6 16 (4.12%) vSphere
7 15 (3.87%) Veritas Cluster Server
8 12 (3.09%) VMware ESX
9 8 (2.06%) vCloud
10 7 (1.80%) Tivoli Directory Server
10 7 (1.80%) RACF
10 7 (1.80%) ProxySG
11 6 (1.55%) FreeRADIUS
12 5 (1.29%) BitLocker
12 5 (1.29%) Microsoft App-V
13 4 (1.03%) Xen
13 4 (1.03%) Firmware
13 4 (1.03%) Varnish
14 3 (0.77%) UAG
Systems Management
1 50 (12.89%) CA Single Sign-On
2 38 (9.79%) CA Spectrum
3 22 (5.67%) ARCserve
3 22 (5.67%) SCCM
3 22 (5.67%) SCOM
4 20 (5.15%) HP SIM
5 19 (4.90%) Tivoli
6 16 (4.12%) CA Wily
7 15 (3.87%) Cisco UCCX
7 15 (3.87%) Cisco CUCM
7 15 (3.87%) EdgeSight
7 15 (3.87%) SCVMM
8 9 (2.32%) CA LISA
8 9 (2.32%) Unicenter
9 8 (2.06%) CiscoWorks
10 7 (1.80%) Cisco UCCE
10 7 (1.80%) Red Hat Satellite
10 7 (1.80%) NetBackup
11 6 (1.55%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
11 6 (1.55%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 103 (26.55%) IBM
1 103 (26.55%) Microsoft
2 100 (25.77%) HP
3 79 (20.36%) Cisco
4 73 (18.81%) Oracle
5 63 (16.24%) VMware
6 54 (13.92%) Citrix
7 45 (11.60%) CheckPoint
8 42 (10.82%) ServiceNow
9 38 (9.79%) BMC
10 25 (6.44%) Dell
11 22 (5.67%) Red Hat
12 18 (4.64%) SAP
13 16 (4.12%) Blue Coat
13 16 (4.12%) Veritas
13 16 (4.12%) Nimsoft
14 15 (3.87%) Veeam
14 15 (3.87%) NetApp
15 14 (3.61%) Symantec
15 14 (3.61%) F5
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