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 18 April 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
CA
Rank 324 345 299
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -46
Contract jobs citing CA 88 44 126
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.36% 0.20% 0.45%
As % of the Vendors category 0.82% 0.44% 1.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 54 34 69
Average daily rate £450 £400 £465
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -13.97%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £350 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £554 £484 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £398 £373 £275
% change year-on-year
+6.71% +35.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £42.50 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +183.33%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £19.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
-5.26% -9.52%
Vendors Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
10769 9954 12156
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 44.51% 46.07% 43.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 7026 6301 7353
Average daily rate £425 £425 £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £588 £588
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 218 247 305
Average hourly rate £19.00 £19.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.56% -2.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £12.40 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.75 £44.50 £37.45
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £18.90 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -5.50%
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 18 April 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
City of London +2 24 £406 +1.56% 5
Croydon - - - -
Hayes - - - - 1
CA
England

CA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 67 (42.14%) Windows
2 57 (35.85%) ITIL
2 57 (35.85%) Finance
3 44 (27.67%) Microsoft
4 43 (27.04%) TCP/IP
5 35 (22.01%) HP
6 27 (16.98%) SIEM
7 26 (16.35%) VB
8 25 (15.72%) Migration
9 24 (15.09%) IBM
10 23 (14.47%) Oracle
11 22 (13.84%) Banking
11 22 (13.84%) Network Architecture
12 20 (12.58%) VMware
13 19 (11.95%) SQL Server
14 18 (11.32%) Perl
14 18 (11.32%) Active Directory
14 18 (11.32%) Project Management
14 18 (11.32%) Disaster Recovery
15 17 (10.69%) BMC
15 17 (10.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 17 (10.69%) Nimsoft
16 16 (10.06%) Middleware
16 16 (10.06%) Java
16 16 (10.06%) UNIX
16 16 (10.06%) Firewall
17 15 (9.43%) PMI Certification
17 15 (9.43%) Business Intelligence
17 15 (9.43%) Use Case
17 15 (9.43%) Network Security

CA
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 10 (6.29%) CICS
2 9 (5.66%) SharePoint
3 8 (5.03%) Documentum
4 6 (3.77%) CMS
5 5 (3.14%) MS Exchange
6 4 (2.52%) Lync
7 3 (1.89%) Exchange Server 2010
8 2 (1.26%) Exchange Server 2003
8 2 (1.26%) GemFire
8 2 (1.26%) IIS
8 2 (1.26%) MQSeries
9 1 (0.63%) WebLogic
9 1 (0.63%) Gentran
Applications
1 14 (8.81%) MS Excel
2 8 (5.03%) MS Office
3 6 (3.77%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (1.89%) MS Project
5 2 (1.26%) Adobe Captivate
5 2 (1.26%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 10 (6.29%) CA Clarity
2 4 (2.52%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.63%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.63%) Cognos TM1
3 1 (0.63%) SAP CRM
3 1 (0.63%) PeopleSoft Financials
3 1 (0.63%) SAP FI
3 1 (0.63%) Oracle Payables
3 1 (0.63%) Oracle Receivables
3 1 (0.63%) Oracle Assets
3 1 (0.63%) SAP FI-CA
3 1 (0.63%) SAP IS-U
3 1 (0.63%) Oracle General Ledger
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.14%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 43 (27.04%) TCP/IP
2 16 (10.06%) Firewall
3 15 (9.43%) Network Security
4 10 (6.29%) LDAP
5 8 (5.03%) SAN
5 8 (5.03%) VPN
5 8 (5.03%) Wireless
6 7 (4.40%) DMZ
7 6 (3.77%) LAN
7 6 (3.77%) WAN
7 6 (3.77%) IP Telephony
8 5 (3.14%) IPsec
8 5 (3.14%) EIGRP
8 5 (3.14%) TACACS
8 5 (3.14%) BGP
8 5 (3.14%) RIP
8 5 (3.14%) VoIP
8 5 (3.14%) MPLS
8 5 (3.14%) OSPF
8 5 (3.14%) HSRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (11.95%) SQL Server
2 8 (5.03%) DB2
3 6 (3.77%) Big Data
4 4 (2.52%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (1.89%) Easytrieve
6 2 (1.26%) Oracle Database 11g
6 2 (1.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (1.26%) Oracle Database
6 2 (1.26%) Apache Cassandra
6 2 (1.26%) Oracle Database 10g
6 2 (1.26%) SQLPlus
7 1 (0.63%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 1 (0.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (0.63%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (0.63%) DTS
7 1 (0.63%) Data Mining
7 1 (0.63%) OLAP
7 1 (0.63%) NoSQL
7 1 (0.63%) Oracle BI EE
7 1 (0.63%) IDMS
Development Applications
1 8 (5.03%) ClearQuest
2 5 (3.14%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 3 (1.89%) MSI
4 2 (1.26%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 2 (1.26%) ERwin
5 1 (0.63%) CA Gen
General
1 57 (35.85%) Finance
2 22 (13.84%) Banking
3 9 (5.66%) Investment Banking
4 8 (5.03%) Retail
5 4 (2.52%) Back Office
5 4 (2.52%) Legal
6 3 (1.89%) Financial Institution
6 3 (1.89%) Publishing
7 2 (1.26%) French Language
8 1 (0.63%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.63%) Retail Banking
8 1 (0.63%) German Language
Job Titles
1 43 (27.04%) Consultant
2 26 (16.35%) Architect
3 14 (8.81%) Infrastructure Architect
4 12 (7.55%) Developer
5 10 (6.29%) Administrator
5 10 (6.29%) Security Consultant
5 10 (6.29%) Analyst
6 7 (4.40%) Support Engineer
7 6 (3.77%) Systems Programmer
7 6 (3.77%) Build Engineer
7 6 (3.77%) Desktop Engineer
7 6 (3.77%) Project Manager
7 6 (3.77%) Programmer
7 6 (3.77%) Solutions Architect
8 5 (3.14%) Technical Architect
8 5 (3.14%) Senior Network Analyst
8 5 (3.14%) Senior Analyst
8 5 (3.14%) Network Analyst
8 5 (3.14%) Platform Engineer
8 5 (3.14%) Storage Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (10.06%) Middleware
2 14 (8.81%) Oracle Fusion
3 11 (6.92%) J2EE
4 9 (5.66%) Application Packaging
5 3 (1.89%) .NET
5 3 (1.89%) XML
5 3 (1.89%) SAML
5 3 (1.89%) ISPF
6 2 (1.26%) .NET Framework
6 2 (1.26%) LINQ
7 1 (0.63%) MHP
7 1 (0.63%) HTML
7 1 (0.63%) XSD
7 1 (0.63%) XSLT
7 1 (0.63%) HTML5
7 1 (0.63%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 10 (6.29%) Mainframe
2 8 (5.03%) PMI
3 7 (4.40%) Clustering
4 6 (3.77%) Mathematics
5 5 (3.14%) e-Health
5 5 (3.14%) SecurID
5 5 (3.14%) PKI
6 3 (1.89%) Management Information System
6 3 (1.89%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 3 (1.89%) CMDB
6 3 (1.89%) Smartphone
7 2 (1.26%) Derivative
7 2 (1.26%) Equity Derivative
7 2 (1.26%) iPhone
7 2 (1.26%) Video Conferencing
7 2 (1.26%) IBM Mainframe
7 2 (1.26%) FMCG
7 2 (1.26%) Credit Risk
7 2 (1.26%) Market Risk
7 2 (1.26%) Mobile Computing
Operating Systems
1 67 (42.14%) Windows
2 17 (10.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 16 (10.06%) UNIX
4 13 (8.18%) Windows Server 2003
5 11 (6.92%) Windows Server 2008
6 10 (6.29%) Linux
7 7 (4.40%) Solaris
7 7 (4.40%) zOS
8 4 (2.52%) Android
9 3 (1.89%) Windows XP
9 3 (1.89%) Apple iOS
9 3 (1.89%) Windows 7
10 2 (1.26%) Windows Mobile
10 2 (1.26%) Windows 8
11 1 (0.63%) AIX
11 1 (0.63%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (35.85%) ITIL
2 27 (16.98%) SIEM
3 25 (15.72%) Migration
4 22 (13.84%) Network Architecture
5 18 (11.32%) Project Management
5 18 (11.32%) Disaster Recovery
6 15 (9.43%) Business Intelligence
6 15 (9.43%) Use Case
7 13 (8.18%) Change Management
7 13 (8.18%) Problem Management
8 11 (6.92%) Zachman Framework
8 11 (6.92%) TOGAF
8 11 (6.92%) CMMI
8 11 (6.92%) MODAF
8 11 (6.92%) Enterprise Architecture
9 10 (6.29%) Release Management
9 10 (6.29%) Root Cause Analysis
9 10 (6.29%) Stakeholder Management
10 9 (5.66%) Agile Software Development
10 9 (5.66%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 26 (16.35%) VB
2 18 (11.32%) Perl
3 16 (10.06%) Java
4 13 (8.18%) PowerShell
5 12 (7.55%) SQL
6 10 (6.29%) Python
7 9 (5.66%) C
8 5 (3.14%) Bash Shell
9 4 (2.52%) JCL
9 4 (2.52%) COBOL
10 3 (1.89%) REXX
10 3 (1.89%) sed
11 2 (1.26%) Ruby
11 2 (1.26%) Assembly Language
11 2 (1.26%) Shell Script
11 2 (1.26%) C#
11 2 (1.26%) C++
11 2 (1.26%) PHP
11 2 (1.26%) PL/SQL
11 2 (1.26%) AWK
Qualifications
1 15 (9.43%) PMI Certification
2 14 (8.81%) Degree
3 9 (5.66%) CISSP
4 8 (5.03%) Cisco Certification
4 8 (5.03%) CISA
5 7 (4.40%) PMP
6 5 (3.14%) CCNP
7 3 (1.89%) CCNA
7 3 (1.89%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (1.26%) Security Cleared
8 2 (1.26%) MCP
9 1 (0.63%) CIMA
9 1 (0.63%) ACCA
9 1 (0.63%) MBA
9 1 (0.63%) MCSE
9 1 (0.63%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.63%) SC Cleared
9 1 (0.63%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (5.66%) SLA
2 7 (4.40%) QA
3 2 (1.26%) Dodd-Frank
3 2 (1.26%) Basel III
4 1 (0.63%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.63%) COBIT
System Software
1 18 (11.32%) Active Directory
2 12 (7.55%) VMware ESX
3 6 (3.77%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (3.14%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 2 (1.26%) NFS
6 1 (0.63%) MetaFrame
6 1 (0.63%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 14 (8.81%) CA Spectrum
2 10 (6.29%) SCCM
3 8 (5.03%) ARCserve
4 7 (4.40%) Norton AntiVirus
4 7 (4.40%) CiscoWorks
4 7 (4.40%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 7 (4.40%) Business Desktop Deployment
5 5 (3.14%) NetBackup
5 5 (3.14%) Nagios
6 4 (2.52%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 4 (2.52%) Unicenter
7 3 (1.89%) CA SiteMinder
7 3 (1.89%) Control-M
7 3 (1.89%) HP SIM
8 2 (1.26%) BladeLogic
8 2 (1.26%) Cacti
8 2 (1.26%) Cisco CUCM
9 1 (0.63%) HP NNM
9 1 (0.63%) Tivoli Storage Manager
9 1 (0.63%) WSUS
Vendors
1 44 (27.67%) Microsoft
2 35 (22.01%) HP
3 24 (15.09%) IBM
4 23 (14.47%) Oracle
5 20 (12.58%) VMware
6 17 (10.69%) BMC
6 17 (10.69%) Nimsoft
7 11 (6.92%) Symantec
8 10 (6.29%) Cisco
8 10 (6.29%) McAfee
9 8 (5.03%) ServiceNow
10 6 (3.77%) FrontRange
10 6 (3.77%) Citrix
10 6 (3.77%) NetApp
10 6 (3.77%) Red Hat
10 6 (3.77%) SAP
11 5 (3.14%) CheckPoint
11 5 (3.14%) Juniper
11 5 (3.14%) Sun
11 5 (3.14%) ArcSight
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Rate: £557 - £607 per day
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Rate: £600.00 - £615.00 per day
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