The table below looks at the statistics 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 31 July 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
CA
Rank 317 344 345
Rank change year-on-year
+27 +1
Contract jobs citing CA 108 79 75
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.46% 0.34% 0.31%
As % of the Vendors category 1.05% 0.75% 0.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 77 42 24
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£450 £388 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.12% -3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £275 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £535
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £400 £295
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +35.59%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.25 £21.87 £20.50
% change year-on-year
+6.33% +6.65%
CA
England

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

Vendors Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
10241 10488 10999
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 43.63% 44.60% 45.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 6762 6574 6976
Average daily rate £425 £420 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.19% -1.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £230 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £368 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 253 221 287
Average hourly rate £19.00 £19.00 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -9.52%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.59 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.17 £34.35 £48.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £17.50 £19.48
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -10.16%

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 31 July 2015.

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 31 July 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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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 -12 15 £525 +10.52% 1
Docklands, London -4 2 £530 +63.07%
Ilford - 1 £450 -
CA
England

CA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 62 (31.47%) Finance
2 59 (29.95%) Firewall
3 56 (28.43%) Windows
4 53 (26.90%) Linux
5 49 (24.87%) IBM
6 44 (22.34%) Cisco
6 44 (22.34%) Oracle
7 42 (21.32%) Solaris
7 42 (21.32%) HP
8 35 (17.77%) CA Single Sign-On
8 35 (17.77%) ITIL
9 33 (16.75%) CheckPoint
10 32 (16.24%) UNIX
11 30 (15.23%) Microsoft
11 30 (15.23%) Banking
12 28 (14.21%) Citrix
13 27 (13.71%) Middleware
14 26 (13.20%) Java
15 25 (12.69%) Cisco Certification
15 25 (12.69%) NetScaler
15 25 (12.69%) CA Spectrum
15 25 (12.69%) Data Centre
16 24 (12.18%) Cisco Nexus
16 24 (12.18%) Service Management
17 23 (11.68%) Project Management
18 22 (11.17%) VMware
18 22 (11.17%) SAN
18 22 (11.17%) DB2
18 22 (11.17%) WebSphere
19 21 (10.66%) VPN

CA
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 22 (11.17%) WebSphere
2 18 (9.14%) CICS
3 17 (8.63%) WebSphere Application Server
4 13 (6.60%) WebSphere Process Server
4 13 (6.60%) WebSphere Portal
5 8 (4.06%) Apache
5 8 (4.06%) SharePoint
6 7 (3.55%) MS Exchange
6 7 (3.55%) WebLogic
7 4 (2.03%) Drupal
7 4 (2.03%) OpenStack
8 3 (1.52%) Exchange Server 2013
8 3 (1.52%) IIS
8 3 (1.52%) JBoss
8 3 (1.52%) SharePoint Server
8 3 (1.52%) CMS
9 2 (1.02%) iPlanet
9 2 (1.02%) SmartSockets
9 2 (1.02%) Tomcat
10 1 (0.51%) SAS
Applications
1 8 (4.06%) MS Visio
2 5 (2.54%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.51%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.51%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (0.51%) MS Project
3 1 (0.51%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 7 (3.55%) CA PPM
2 2 (1.02%) SAP FI
2 2 (1.02%) SAP FI/CO
2 2 (1.02%) SAP CO
2 2 (1.02%) ION MarketView
2 2 (1.02%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.51%) Oracle General Ledger
3 1 (0.51%) SAP BPC
3 1 (0.51%) Oracle Payables
3 1 (0.51%) Oracle Receivables
3 1 (0.51%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.54%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.02%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.51%) Office 365
3 1 (0.51%) IaaS
3 1 (0.51%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 59 (29.95%) Firewall
2 25 (12.69%) NetScaler
3 24 (12.18%) Cisco Nexus
4 22 (11.17%) SAN
5 21 (10.66%) VPN
6 20 (10.15%) LAN
6 20 (10.15%) WAN
7 19 (9.64%) VoIP
8 18 (9.14%) Internet
9 16 (8.12%) Wireless
9 16 (8.12%) TCP/IP
10 15 (7.61%) DNS
10 15 (7.61%) IPsec
11 14 (7.11%) BIG-IP
11 14 (7.11%) Kerberos
12 12 (6.09%) BGP
13 10 (5.08%) LDAP
13 10 (5.08%) DHCP
13 10 (5.08%) Ethernet
14 8 (4.06%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (11.17%) DB2
2 15 (7.61%) SQL Server
3 14 (7.11%) Data Warehouse
4 10 (5.08%) MySQL
5 7 (3.55%) Oracle Database
6 5 (2.54%) Relational Database
6 5 (2.54%) Oracle Database 11g
6 5 (2.54%) Oracle Exadata
7 3 (1.52%) SQL Server 2012
7 3 (1.52%) SQL Server 2008
7 3 (1.52%) SQL Server 2005
8 2 (1.02%) Sybase ASA
8 2 (1.02%) BusinessObjects
8 2 (1.02%) DataStage
8 2 (1.02%) NoSQL
9 1 (0.51%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 19 (9.64%) Introscope
2 9 (4.57%) ERwin
3 8 (4.06%) Visual Studio
3 8 (4.06%) JIRA
4 6 (3.05%) PowerDesigner
5 5 (2.54%) JUnit
5 5 (2.54%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 5 (2.54%) Eclipse
5 5 (2.54%) Maven
5 5 (2.54%) TeamCity
6 4 (2.03%) Git (software)
6 4 (2.03%) Team Foundation Server
6 4 (2.03%) Jenkins
6 4 (2.03%) SonarQube
6 4 (2.03%) Selenium
7 2 (1.02%) Lombardi
7 2 (1.02%) Subversion
7 2 (1.02%) LoadRunner
7 2 (1.02%) ClearCase
8 1 (0.51%) ChangeMan
General
1 62 (31.47%) Finance
2 30 (15.23%) Banking
3 18 (9.14%) Investment Banking
4 11 (5.58%) Retail
5 3 (1.52%) Legal
6 2 (1.02%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.02%) Front Office
6 2 (1.02%) Private Banking
7 1 (0.51%) Marketing
7 1 (0.51%) General Ledger
7 1 (0.51%) Back Office
7 1 (0.51%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.51%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.51%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 35 (17.77%) Architect
2 27 (13.71%) Analyst
3 25 (12.69%) Consultant
4 12 (6.09%) Applications Specialist
4 12 (6.09%) Network Engineer
4 12 (6.09%) Infrastructure Architect
5 11 (5.58%) Security Analyst
5 11 (5.58%) WebSphere Specialist
5 11 (5.58%) Administrator
5 11 (5.58%) Developer
5 11 (5.58%) Server Specialist
5 11 (5.58%) Application Security Analyst
5 11 (5.58%) WebSphere Server Specialist
6 10 (5.08%) Network Architect
7 9 (4.57%) Operations Analyst
7 9 (4.57%) Security Engineer
8 8 (4.06%) Data Architect
9 7 (3.55%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 7 (3.55%) Process Consultant
9 7 (3.55%) ServiceNow Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (13.71%) Middleware
2 14 (7.11%) SAML
2 14 (7.11%) .NET
3 10 (5.08%) Web Services
4 8 (4.06%) XML
5 7 (3.55%) HTML
6 6 (3.05%) J2EE
6 6 (3.05%) CSS
7 5 (2.54%) JSP
7 5 (2.54%) Servlets
7 5 (2.54%) SailPoint
8 4 (2.03%) Django
8 4 (2.03%) ASP.NET
8 4 (2.03%) XHTML
8 4 (2.03%) LAMP
8 4 (2.03%) Ajax
8 4 (2.03%) Ruby on Rails
9 3 (1.52%) WSH
9 3 (1.52%) WebSockets
10 2 (1.02%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 25 (12.69%) Data Centre
2 17 (8.63%) LPAR
3 15 (7.61%) Mainframe
3 15 (7.61%) PKI
4 10 (5.08%) Fixed Income
5 7 (3.55%) Management Information System
6 5 (2.54%) Replication
6 5 (2.54%) E-Learning
6 5 (2.54%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 5 (2.54%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (2.03%) CMDB
7 4 (2.03%) Mobile App
7 4 (2.03%) Tandem
8 3 (1.52%) Video Conferencing
8 3 (1.52%) e-Health
9 2 (1.02%) Performance Metrics
9 2 (1.02%) Cryptography
9 2 (1.02%) Derivative
9 2 (1.02%) Equities
9 2 (1.02%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 56 (28.43%) Windows
2 53 (26.90%) Linux
3 42 (21.32%) Solaris
4 32 (16.24%) UNIX
5 19 (9.64%) AIX
6 18 (9.14%) zOS
7 16 (8.12%) Oracle Linux
8 7 (3.55%) Windows Server 2008
9 6 (3.05%) Windows Server 2012
10 4 (2.03%) Windows Server 2003
10 4 (2.03%) Ubuntu
11 3 (1.52%) MVS
12 2 (1.02%) SUSE
13 1 (0.51%) Android
13 1 (0.51%) Apple iOS
13 1 (0.51%) Windows 2000
13 1 (0.51%) OS/390
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (17.77%) ITIL
2 24 (12.18%) Service Management
3 23 (11.68%) Project Management
4 20 (10.15%) Migration
5 17 (8.63%) Continuous Integration
6 15 (7.61%) ITSM
7 14 (7.11%) Change Management
7 14 (7.11%) SIEM
8 13 (6.60%) Agile Software Development
9 11 (5.58%) Network Architecture
10 10 (5.08%) Load Balancing
10 10 (5.08%) Incident Management
11 9 (4.57%) Data Modelling
12 8 (4.06%) PRINCE2
12 8 (4.06%) Enterprise Architecture
12 8 (4.06%) Penetration Testing
12 8 (4.06%) OWASP
12 8 (4.06%) DevOps
12 8 (4.06%) SDLC
13 7 (3.55%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 26 (13.20%) Java
2 19 (9.64%) SQL
3 18 (9.14%) Perl
4 17 (8.63%) Jython
5 15 (7.61%) C#
6 14 (7.11%) Python
7 13 (6.60%) PowerShell
8 8 (4.06%) Shell Script
8 8 (4.06%) VBScript
9 6 (3.05%) PHP
10 4 (2.03%) Ruby
11 3 (1.52%) VB
11 3 (1.52%) JavaScript
11 3 (1.52%) Bash Shell
12 2 (1.02%) PL/SQL
13 1 (0.51%) REXX
13 1 (0.51%) JCL
13 1 (0.51%) C++
13 1 (0.51%) COBOL
13 1 (0.51%) VBA
Qualifications
1 25 (12.69%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (2.03%) CCIE
2 4 (2.03%) Degree
3 3 (1.52%) CISSP
3 3 (1.52%) MBA
3 3 (1.52%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 2 (1.02%) CCNP
4 2 (1.02%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (1.02%) CISA
4 2 (1.02%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (0.51%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (0.51%) CCA
5 1 (0.51%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (0.51%) PMP
5 1 (0.51%) ACCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (5.58%) QA
2 2 (1.02%) GAAP
3 1 (0.51%) SLA
3 1 (0.51%) EMIR
System Software
1 20 (10.15%) VMware Infrastructure
2 18 (9.14%) ProxySG
3 11 (5.58%) Active Directory
4 6 (3.05%) XenDesktop
5 5 (2.54%) Hyper-V
5 5 (2.54%) XenServer
6 4 (2.03%) Varnish
7 3 (1.52%) VMware ESXi
7 3 (1.52%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 3 (1.52%) vSphere
7 3 (1.52%) XenApp
8 2 (1.02%) Xen
8 2 (1.02%) FreeRADIUS
9 1 (0.51%) Firmware
9 1 (0.51%) Squid
Systems Management
1 35 (17.77%) CA Single Sign-On
2 25 (12.69%) CA Spectrum
3 20 (10.15%) CA Wily
4 16 (8.12%) Control-M
5 14 (7.11%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 14 (7.11%) BladeLogic
6 12 (6.09%) Tivoli
7 10 (5.08%) Cisco UCCX
7 10 (5.08%) Cisco CUCM
8 7 (3.55%) Opscode Chef
8 7 (3.55%) Puppet
8 7 (3.55%) Nagios
9 5 (2.54%) CiscoWorks
9 5 (2.54%) SCCM
9 5 (2.54%) SCOM
9 5 (2.54%) Cacti
10 4 (2.03%) Tivoli Identity Manager
10 4 (2.03%) CA LISA
11 3 (1.52%) HP SIM
11 3 (1.52%) OpenAM
Vendors
1 49 (24.87%) IBM
2 44 (22.34%) Oracle
2 44 (22.34%) Cisco
3 42 (21.32%) HP
4 33 (16.75%) CheckPoint
5 30 (15.23%) Microsoft
6 28 (14.21%) Citrix
7 22 (11.17%) VMware
8 20 (10.15%) ServiceNow
9 19 (9.64%) Blue Coat
9 19 (9.64%) BMC
10 17 (8.63%) Symantec
11 14 (7.11%) Nokia
11 14 (7.11%) Avaya
11 14 (7.11%) Nortel
12 10 (5.08%) Lancope
13 9 (4.57%) AppDynamics
13 9 (4.57%) Juniper
14 7 (3.55%) Dell
15 6 (3.05%) Red Hat
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