The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of CA products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Lancashire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CA over the 3 months to 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
CA
Rank - 28 -
Contract jobs citing CA 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire - 0.49% -
As % of the Vendors category - 1.75% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate £373 £375 £373
% change year-on-year
-0.62% +0.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.00 £19.25 £21.50
% change year-on-year
-27.27% -10.46%
CA
North West

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

Vendors Category
Lancashire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
188 57 149
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 42.73% 27.80% 47.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 117 20 78
Average daily rate £338 £300 £420
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -28.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £146 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £643 £496
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 5 12
Average hourly rate £32.52 £15.50 £19.95
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+109.80% -22.30%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.20 £14.78 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £63.70 £15.50 £29.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -13.15%

CA
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

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

CA Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

CA
Daily Rate Trend in Lancashire

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

CA Daily Rate Trend in Lancashire

CA
Hourly Rate Trend in Lancashire

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

CA Hourly Rate Trend in Lancashire

CA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Lancashire 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 7 (50.00%) PL/SQL
1 7 (50.00%) SQL
1 7 (50.00%) Oracle
1 7 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
1 7 (50.00%) Data Modelling
1 7 (50.00%) ETL
1 7 (50.00%) Informatica
1 7 (50.00%) PowerCenter
1 7 (50.00%) Shell Script
1 7 (50.00%) ERwin
1 7 (50.00%) Migration
1 7 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 7 (50.00%) Security Cleared
1 7 (50.00%) Dimensional Modelling
1 7 (50.00%) Oracle Database
1 7 (50.00%) Physical Data Model
2 6 (42.86%) Rational Rose
2 6 (42.86%) SQL Server
3 5 (35.71%) Windows XP
3 5 (35.71%) Windows
3 5 (35.71%) Blackberry
3 5 (35.71%) Citrix
3 5 (35.71%) SCCM
3 5 (35.71%) Lumension
3 5 (35.71%) Windows Vista
3 5 (35.71%) Microsoft App-V
3 5 (35.71%) AppSense
4 4 (28.57%) Business Analysis
4 4 (28.57%) Data Architecture
4 4 (28.57%) Data Integration

CA
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Lancashire 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.

Applications
1 2 (14.29%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (14.29%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
1 7 (50.00%) PowerCenter
1 7 (50.00%) Oracle Database
2 6 (42.86%) SQL Server
3 3 (21.43%) Oracle Database 10g
3 3 (21.43%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (14.29%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (50.00%) ERwin
2 6 (42.86%) Rational Rose
General
1 2 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (35.71%) Desktop Support
1 5 (35.71%) Support Engineer
1 5 (35.71%) Desktop Support Engineer
1 5 (35.71%) Desktop Engineer
2 2 (14.29%) Administrator
2 2 (14.29%) DBA
3 1 (7.14%) Support Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) Developer
3 1 (7.14%) Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) Desktop Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) Windows Support Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) Data Warehouse Developer
3 1 (7.14%) Desktop Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (28.57%) Web Services
2 2 (14.29%) ISPF
Miscellaneous
1 5 (35.71%) Blackberry
2 4 (28.57%) Data Integration
3 3 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (14.29%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 5 (35.71%) Windows XP
1 5 (35.71%) Windows
1 5 (35.71%) Windows Vista
2 2 (14.29%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (50.00%) Data Modelling
1 7 (50.00%) ETL
1 7 (50.00%) Migration
1 7 (50.00%) Dimensional Modelling
1 7 (50.00%) Physical Data Model
2 4 (28.57%) Business Analysis
2 4 (28.57%) Data Architecture
2 4 (28.57%) EAI
2 4 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (14.29%) Software Deployment
4 1 (7.14%) TQM
Programming Languages
1 7 (50.00%) PL/SQL
1 7 (50.00%) SQL
1 7 (50.00%) Shell Script
2 2 (14.29%) JCL
Qualifications
1 7 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 7 (50.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (14.29%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (35.71%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (7.14%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (35.71%) SCCM
Vendors
1 7 (50.00%) Oracle
1 7 (50.00%) Informatica
2 5 (35.71%) Citrix
2 5 (35.71%) Lumension
2 5 (35.71%) AppSense
3 2 (14.29%) Microsoft
3 2 (14.29%) TIBCO