The table below looks at the statistics for CA Spectrum skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CA Spectrum over the 3 months to 30 September 2014 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.

Location
3 months to
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
CA Spectrum
Rank 383 422 428
Rank change year-on-year
+39 +6
Contract jobs citing CA Spectrum 28 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.11% 0.012% 0.004%
As % of the Systems Management category 1.41% 0.18% 0.061%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 2 1
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£275 £381 £160
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-27.86% +138.28%
UK excluding London average daily rate - £425 -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.00 - -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Systems Management category in contract jobs advertised in the London region.

Systems Management Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
1987 1651 1652
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 8.10% 6.54% 6.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 1326 1118 1043
Average daily rate £425 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £255 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £312
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +8.97%
Number of hourly rates quoted 45 35 46
Average hourly rate £19.00 £20.00 £20.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% -2.43%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £15.74 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £46.00 £41.93
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £23.75 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +31.94%

CA Spectrum
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

CA Spectrum Jobs Demand Trend in London

CA Spectrum
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

CA Spectrum Daily Rate Trend in London

CA Spectrum
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CA Spectrum across the London region over the 3 months to 30 September 2014.

CA Spectrum Daily Rate Histogram in London

CA Spectrum
Contract Job Locations in London

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 London region over the 3 months to 30 September 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
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Last Year
Matching
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IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
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Last Year
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Vacancies
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CA Spectrum
England

CA Spectrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 35 (100.00%) CA
2 27 (77.14%) Cisco
3 24 (68.57%) Firewall
4 18 (51.43%) Change Management
4 18 (51.43%) CheckPoint
5 16 (45.71%) Load Balancing
5 16 (45.71%) Cisco Nexus
6 15 (42.86%) DNS
7 14 (40.00%) Citrix
7 14 (40.00%) Service Management
7 14 (40.00%) Line Management
7 14 (40.00%) NetScaler
8 12 (34.29%) Ethernet
8 12 (34.29%) Windows
8 12 (34.29%) LAN
9 11 (31.43%) Linux
9 11 (31.43%) DHCP
9 11 (31.43%) IPsec
9 11 (31.43%) Cisco IPT
10 10 (28.57%) WAN
10 10 (28.57%) VPN
10 10 (28.57%) BGP
11 8 (22.86%) Cisco Certification
11 8 (22.86%) SQL
11 8 (22.86%) Oracle
11 8 (22.86%) MPLS
11 8 (22.86%) Network Security
12 7 (20.00%) Cisco CUCM
12 7 (20.00%) Splunk
13 6 (17.14%) Finance

CA Spectrum
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 5 (14.29%) IIS
1 5 (14.29%) Apache
2 3 (8.57%) MS Exchange
2 3 (8.57%) Exchange Server 2003
2 3 (8.57%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 3 (8.57%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 24 (68.57%) Firewall
2 16 (45.71%) Cisco Nexus
3 15 (42.86%) DNS
4 14 (40.00%) NetScaler
5 12 (34.29%) Ethernet
5 12 (34.29%) LAN
6 11 (31.43%) DHCP
6 11 (31.43%) IPsec
6 11 (31.43%) Cisco IPT
7 10 (28.57%) VPN
7 10 (28.57%) BGP
7 10 (28.57%) WAN
8 8 (22.86%) MPLS
8 8 (22.86%) Network Security
9 6 (17.14%) Internet
9 6 (17.14%) TCP/IP
10 5 (14.29%) Wireless
10 5 (14.29%) Cisco ASA
10 5 (14.29%) Wireshark
10 5 (14.29%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (14.29%) SQL Server
1 5 (14.29%) DB2
Development Applications
1 2 (5.71%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 6 (17.14%) Finance
1 6 (17.14%) Retail
2 4 (11.43%) Banking
3 2 (5.71%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 12 (34.29%) Network Engineer
2 3 (8.57%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (8.57%) Voice Engineer
3 2 (5.71%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
3 2 (5.71%) Operations Engineer
3 2 (5.71%) Project Manager
3 2 (5.71%) Data Centre Engineer
3 2 (5.71%) Telephony Engineer
3 2 (5.71%) Technical Specialist
3 2 (5.71%) Cisco Engineer
3 2 (5.71%) Network Operations Engineer
3 2 (5.71%) Wireless Engineer
4 1 (2.86%) IP Telephony Engineer
4 1 (2.86%) Monitoring Engineer
4 1 (2.86%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 1 (2.86%) Security Engineer
4 1 (2.86%) Deskside Support
4 1 (2.86%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (2.86%) Network Security Engineer
4 1 (2.86%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (14.29%) Regular Expression
2 1 (2.86%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.57%) EPoS
1 3 (8.57%) e-Health
2 2 (5.71%) SecurID
3 1 (2.86%) Open Source
3 1 (2.86%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 12 (34.29%) Windows
2 11 (31.43%) Linux
3 5 (14.29%) AIX
3 5 (14.29%) SUSE
3 5 (14.29%) Oracle Linux
4 3 (8.57%) Windows XP
4 3 (8.57%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (5.71%) Solaris
5 2 (5.71%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (51.43%) Change Management
2 16 (45.71%) Load Balancing
3 14 (40.00%) Service Management
3 14 (40.00%) Line Management
4 4 (11.43%) Contact Management
4 4 (11.43%) Migration
4 4 (11.43%) Network Design
4 4 (11.43%) Configuration Management
5 2 (5.71%) Project Management
5 2 (5.71%) ITIL
5 2 (5.71%) PRINCE2
5 2 (5.71%) Low Latency
5 2 (5.71%) Time Management
5 2 (5.71%) High Availability
6 1 (2.86%) Capacity Management
6 1 (2.86%) Performance Management
6 1 (2.86%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 8 (22.86%) SQL
2 1 (2.86%) Ada
2 1 (2.86%) Shell Script
2 1 (2.86%) Perl
Qualifications
1 8 (22.86%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (11.43%) CCIE
3 3 (8.57%) SC Cleared
3 3 (8.57%) Security Cleared
4 2 (5.71%) CCNP
4 2 (5.71%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 2 (5.71%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.57%) SLA
1 3 (8.57%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 5 (14.29%) vSphere
1 5 (14.29%) FreeRADIUS
2 3 (8.57%) Firmware
2 3 (8.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.86%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 7 (20.00%) Cisco CUCM
2 4 (11.43%) Cisco UCCX
3 3 (8.57%) ARCserve
4 2 (5.71%) CiscoWorks
5 1 (2.86%) Nagios
5 1 (2.86%) Cacti
Vendors
1 35 (100.00%) CA
2 27 (77.14%) Cisco
3 18 (51.43%) CheckPoint
4 14 (40.00%) Citrix
5 8 (22.86%) Oracle
6 7 (20.00%) Splunk
7 5 (14.29%) VMware
7 5 (14.29%) IBM
8 4 (11.43%) NetIQ
8 4 (11.43%) Riverbed
8 4 (11.43%) Juniper
8 4 (11.43%) McAfee
8 4 (11.43%) Radware
9 3 (8.57%) Symantec
10 2 (5.71%) Microsoft
10 2 (5.71%) Nortel
10 2 (5.71%) F5
10 2 (5.71%) SevOne
11 1 (2.86%) Nimsoft