The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of CA products and/or services 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 over the 3 months to 28 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 Vendors for the London 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.

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
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
CA
Rank 320 338 341
Rank change year-on-year
+18 +3
Contract jobs citing CA 79 74 82
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.34% 0.31% 0.31%
As % of the Vendors category 0.75% 0.66% 0.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 25 43
Average daily rate
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£388 £400 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.12% -15.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £375 £316
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £530 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £295 £337
% change year-on-year
+35.59% -12.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £45.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.87 £20.50 £21.25
% change year-on-year
+6.65% -3.52%
Vendors Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
10578 11145 11887
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 44.86% 45.95% 45.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 6690 7097 7146
Average daily rate £425 £425 £410
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.65%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £255 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 223 289 335
Average hourly rate £19.00 £22.00 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.63% +12.82%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.80 £12.62 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.55 £48.00 £35.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £19.21
% change year-on-year
-10.25% +1.50%
CA
England

CA
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

CA Jobs Demand Trend in London

CA
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

CA Daily Rate Trend in London

CA
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CA across the London region over the 3 months to 28 July 2014.

CA Daily Rate Histogram in London

CA
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

CA Hourly Rate Trend in London

CA
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 within the London region over the 3 months to 28 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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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
City of London +17 20 £475 +18.75% 4
Canary Wharf - 5 £325 -
Docklands, London - 1 £325 -
Croydon - 1 £570 -
Uxbridge - - - -
CA
England

CA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 52 (32.10%) Finance
2 51 (31.48%) Windows
3 34 (20.99%) ITIL
4 28 (17.28%) Oracle
5 26 (16.05%) Microsoft
6 25 (15.43%) Migration
6 25 (15.43%) Banking
7 24 (14.81%) HP
8 23 (14.20%) SQL
9 22 (13.58%) UNIX
9 22 (13.58%) Linux
9 22 (13.58%) VMware
10 20 (12.35%) IBM
11 19 (11.73%) Cisco
11 19 (11.73%) CA Spectrum
12 18 (11.11%) TCP/IP
12 18 (11.11%) Mainframe
13 17 (10.49%) Middleware
14 16 (9.88%) Project Management
14 16 (9.88%) Change Management
14 16 (9.88%) Solaris
14 16 (9.88%) SIEM
15 15 (9.26%) Perl
15 15 (9.26%) Active Directory
16 14 (8.64%) LDAP
16 14 (8.64%) Investment Banking
17 13 (8.02%) Network Architecture
17 13 (8.02%) VMware Infrastructure
17 13 (8.02%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
17 13 (8.02%) SAN

CA
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 8 (4.94%) CICS
2 7 (4.32%) MS Exchange
3 6 (3.70%) SharePoint
3 6 (3.70%) Apache
3 6 (3.70%) WebSphere
4 4 (2.47%) Lync
4 4 (2.47%) Exchange Server 2003
5 3 (1.85%) Exchange Server 2007
5 3 (1.85%) Tomcat
5 3 (1.85%) WebLogic
5 3 (1.85%) IIS
5 3 (1.85%) Documentum
6 2 (1.23%) SAS
6 2 (1.23%) LiveLink
6 2 (1.23%) GemFire
7 1 (0.62%) IBM HTTP Server
7 1 (0.62%) NetWeaver
7 1 (0.62%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 1 (0.62%) CMS
7 1 (0.62%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 11 (6.79%) MS Excel
2 6 (3.70%) MS Office
3 4 (2.47%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.62%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.62%) Adobe Captivate
4 1 (0.62%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 8 (4.94%) CA Clarity
2 2 (1.23%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (1.23%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.62%) Google Analytics
3 1 (0.62%) Oracle General Ledger
3 1 (0.62%) SAP BPC
3 1 (0.62%) Oracle Payables
3 1 (0.62%) Oracle Receivables
3 1 (0.62%) Oracle Assets
3 1 (0.62%) LatentZero
3 1 (0.62%) Cognos TM1
3 1 (0.62%) SAP ERP
3 1 (0.62%) PeopleSoft Financials
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.23%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.62%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (11.11%) TCP/IP
2 14 (8.64%) LDAP
3 13 (8.02%) SAN
4 12 (7.41%) Firewall
5 6 (3.70%) DNS
5 6 (3.70%) Network Security
5 6 (3.70%) Ethernet
6 5 (3.09%) Internet
6 5 (3.09%) NetScaler
6 5 (3.09%) Cisco Nexus
7 4 (2.47%) NAS
7 4 (2.47%) BGP
7 4 (2.47%) IPsec
7 4 (2.47%) VPN
7 4 (2.47%) LAN
8 3 (1.85%) WAN
8 3 (1.85%) Cisco ISE
8 3 (1.85%) DHCP
9 2 (1.23%) SMS
9 2 (1.23%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (6.17%) SQL Server
1 10 (6.17%) Data Warehouse
1 10 (6.17%) Oracle Database
2 9 (5.56%) DB2
3 7 (4.32%) Oracle Database 11g
3 7 (4.32%) Oracle Database 10g
4 3 (1.85%) Oracle Exadata
5 2 (1.23%) Big Data
5 2 (1.23%) Relational Database
5 2 (1.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (1.23%) Apache Cassandra
5 2 (1.23%) OLAP
6 1 (0.62%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (0.62%) DTS
6 1 (0.62%) Data Mining
6 1 (0.62%) RDBMS
6 1 (0.62%) Easytrieve
6 1 (0.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (0.62%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (0.62%) IDMS
Development Applications
1 3 (1.85%) ClearQuest
2 2 (1.23%) MSI
2 2 (1.23%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 2 (1.23%) ChangeMan
2 2 (1.23%) CA Gen
3 1 (0.62%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (0.62%) Ant
3 1 (0.62%) Subversion
3 1 (0.62%) Maven
3 1 (0.62%) JIRA
3 1 (0.62%) SoapUI
3 1 (0.62%) ERwin
3 1 (0.62%) Introscope
General
1 52 (32.10%) Finance
2 25 (15.43%) Banking
3 14 (8.64%) Investment Banking
4 10 (6.17%) Retail
5 4 (2.47%) Publishing
6 3 (1.85%) Advertising
6 3 (1.85%) Financial Institution
7 2 (1.23%) Retail Banking
7 2 (1.23%) Private Banking
7 2 (1.23%) French Language
8 1 (0.62%) Hungarian Language
8 1 (0.62%) Polish Language
8 1 (0.62%) Marketing
8 1 (0.62%) Czech Language
8 1 (0.62%) Front Office
8 1 (0.62%) Back Office
8 1 (0.62%) Legal
8 1 (0.62%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 38 (23.46%) Consultant
2 26 (16.05%) Architect
3 14 (8.64%) Analyst
4 12 (7.41%) Developer
5 10 (6.17%) Network Engineer
5 10 (6.17%) Support Engineer
5 10 (6.17%) Infrastructure Architect
6 7 (4.32%) Administrator
7 6 (3.70%) Programmer
7 6 (3.70%) Systems Programmer
7 6 (3.70%) Platform Engineer
8 5 (3.09%) C# .NET Developer
8 5 (3.09%) Storage Support Engineer
8 5 (3.09%) Storage Engineer
8 5 (3.09%) Solutions Architect
8 5 (3.09%) .NET Developer
8 5 (3.09%) C# Developer
9 4 (2.47%) Server Engineer
9 4 (2.47%) Enterprise Architect
9 4 (2.47%) Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (10.49%) Middleware
2 10 (6.17%) Oracle Fusion
3 9 (5.56%) XML
4 7 (4.32%) Web Services
4 7 (4.32%) .NET
4 7 (4.32%) .NET Framework
4 7 (4.32%) LINQ
5 6 (3.70%) J2EE
6 5 (3.09%) JMS
7 4 (2.47%) WebSphere MQ
8 3 (1.85%) ISPF
8 3 (1.85%) SAML
8 3 (1.85%) HTML
9 2 (1.23%) Regular Expression
10 1 (0.62%) HTML5
10 1 (0.62%) XSLT
10 1 (0.62%) Swing
10 1 (0.62%) JSP
10 1 (0.62%) SOAP
10 1 (0.62%) MHP
Miscellaneous
1 18 (11.11%) Mainframe
2 8 (4.94%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 8 (4.94%) PKI
3 7 (4.32%) Derivative
3 7 (4.32%) Equity Derivative
3 7 (4.32%) Credit Risk
3 7 (4.32%) Market Risk
3 7 (4.32%) Credit Derivative
4 6 (3.70%) Clustering
4 6 (3.70%) Management Information System
5 4 (2.47%) EMV
5 4 (2.47%) IBM Mainframe
6 3 (1.85%) PMI
7 2 (1.23%) Fixed Income
7 2 (1.23%) e-Health
7 2 (1.23%) VSAM
7 2 (1.23%) Blackberry
7 2 (1.23%) Reference Data
7 2 (1.23%) Open Source
7 2 (1.23%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 51 (31.48%) Windows
2 22 (13.58%) UNIX
2 22 (13.58%) Linux
3 16 (9.88%) Solaris
4 13 (8.02%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 9 (5.56%) zOS
6 7 (4.32%) Windows Server 2003
6 7 (4.32%) Android
7 6 (3.70%) Apple iOS
8 5 (3.09%) Oracle Linux
8 5 (3.09%) Windows Server 2008
9 4 (2.47%) SUSE
9 4 (2.47%) Windows 7
9 4 (2.47%) Windows XP
9 4 (2.47%) AIX
9 4 (2.47%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (0.62%) MVS
10 1 (0.62%) Windows 8
10 1 (0.62%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (20.99%) ITIL
2 25 (15.43%) Migration
3 16 (9.88%) Change Management
3 16 (9.88%) Project Management
3 16 (9.88%) SIEM
4 13 (8.02%) Network Architecture
5 12 (7.41%) Analytics
5 12 (7.41%) Stakeholder Management
6 11 (6.79%) Business Intelligence
7 10 (6.17%) Risk Management
7 10 (6.17%) Configuration Management
7 10 (6.17%) Root Cause Analysis
8 9 (5.56%) Disaster Recovery
8 9 (5.56%) Load Balancing
9 8 (4.94%) Use Case
9 8 (4.94%) TDD
9 8 (4.94%) Validation
9 8 (4.94%) Data Migration
10 7 (4.32%) Data Architecture
10 7 (4.32%) Risk Analytics
Programming Languages
1 23 (14.20%) SQL
2 15 (9.26%) Perl
3 12 (7.41%) Java
3 12 (7.41%) VB
4 8 (4.94%) Python
5 7 (4.32%) C#
5 7 (4.32%) PL/SQL
5 7 (4.32%) Bash Shell
6 4 (2.47%) VBScript
6 4 (2.47%) C
6 4 (2.47%) REXX
6 4 (2.47%) Shell Script
7 2 (1.23%) JCL
7 2 (1.23%) Ruby
7 2 (1.23%) PowerShell
7 2 (1.23%) Bourne shell
7 2 (1.23%) VBA
7 2 (1.23%) COBOL
8 1 (0.62%) T-SQL
8 1 (0.62%) Ada
Qualifications
1 8 (4.94%) Degree
2 4 (2.47%) Security Cleared
3 3 (1.85%) SC Cleared
3 3 (1.85%) ITIL Certification
3 3 (1.85%) PMI Certification
3 3 (1.85%) CISSP
3 3 (1.85%) CISA
4 2 (1.23%) CIMA
4 2 (1.23%) MBA
4 2 (1.23%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (1.23%) ACCA
5 1 (0.62%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (0.62%) CCIE
5 1 (0.62%) CCNP
5 1 (0.62%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (5.56%) SLA
2 8 (4.94%) QA
3 4 (2.47%) PCI DSS
3 4 (2.47%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 2 (1.23%) GAAP
4 2 (1.23%) Basel III
4 2 (1.23%) Dodd-Frank
5 1 (0.62%) FINREP
System Software
1 15 (9.26%) Active Directory
2 13 (8.02%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (3.70%) vSphere
4 5 (3.09%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 5 (3.09%) VMware ESX
5 4 (2.47%) RACF
5 4 (2.47%) ACF2
6 2 (1.23%) FreeRADIUS
6 2 (1.23%) Oracle RAC
7 1 (0.62%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 1 (0.62%) VMware Workstation
7 1 (0.62%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (0.62%) Samba
7 1 (0.62%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
7 1 (0.62%) XenApp
7 1 (0.62%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 19 (11.73%) CA Spectrum
2 9 (5.56%) SCCM
3 8 (4.94%) ARCserve
3 8 (4.94%) Nagios
4 7 (4.32%) CA SiteMinder
4 7 (4.32%) Control-M
5 6 (3.70%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 5 (3.09%) CA LISA
6 5 (3.09%) BladeLogic
6 5 (3.09%) NetBackup
7 3 (1.85%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 3 (1.85%) Unicenter
7 3 (1.85%) Cisco CUCM
8 2 (1.23%) YUM
8 2 (1.23%) Puppet
8 2 (1.23%) Tivoli
8 2 (1.23%) Norton AntiVirus
9 1 (0.62%) HP NNM
9 1 (0.62%) SCOM
9 1 (0.62%) Cacti
Vendors
1 28 (17.28%) Oracle
2 26 (16.05%) Microsoft
3 24 (14.81%) HP
4 22 (13.58%) VMware
5 20 (12.35%) IBM
6 19 (11.73%) Cisco
7 12 (7.41%) NetIQ
7 12 (7.41%) Symantec
8 10 (6.17%) NetApp
8 10 (6.17%) Citrix
8 10 (6.17%) McAfee
8 10 (6.17%) Riverbed
9 9 (5.56%) Nimsoft
10 8 (4.94%) Red Hat
11 7 (4.32%) BMC
11 7 (4.32%) Sun
11 7 (4.32%) Altiris
12 6 (3.70%) EMC
13 5 (3.09%) Brocade
13 5 (3.09%) LANDesk
City, London
Sanderson
Rate: £500 - £650 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Interquest - ITQ Financial - Tunbridge Wells
Rate: £550 - £600 per day
Posted: 10 days ago
City of London
Orgtel
Rate: £400 - £525 per day + competitive
Posted: 18 days ago
City of London
Orgtel
Rate: £400 - £450 per day + competitive
Posted: 19 days ago
City of London
Orgtel
Rate: £400 per day + competitive
Posted: 19 days ago