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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
CA
Rank 304 343 348
Rank change year-on-year
+39 +5
Contract jobs citing CA 112 90 81
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.47% 0.38% 0.32%
As % of the Vendors category 1.10% 0.83% 0.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 73 53 28
Average daily rate
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£425 £400 £438
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -8.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £321 £270 £362
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £600 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £384 £350
% change year-on-year
+10.67% +9.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Average hourly rate £14.20 £22.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-35.45% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.50 £22.00 £20.50
% change year-on-year
+6.81% +7.31%
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
10206 10898 11475
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 43.03% 45.52% 45.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 6721 6830 7368
Average daily rate £425 £425 £423
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +0.59%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £238 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £580 £588
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 219 233 261
Average hourly rate £18.25 £19.00 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.94% -2.56%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £13.46 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.50 £33.00 £48.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £19.30
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -9.32%

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 August 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 28 August 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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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 +6 17 £500 +2.56%
Brentford - 1 £283 -
Hammersmith - 1 - - 2
CA
England

CA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 64 (30.92%) Finance
2 62 (29.95%) Windows
3 59 (28.50%) Linux
4 55 (26.57%) Firewall
5 50 (24.15%) Oracle
6 46 (22.22%) Solaris
7 43 (20.77%) IBM
8 38 (18.36%) HP
8 38 (18.36%) Cisco
8 38 (18.36%) CA Single Sign-On
9 36 (17.39%) ITIL
10 34 (16.43%) UNIX
11 33 (15.94%) Microsoft
12 32 (15.46%) CheckPoint
13 28 (13.53%) WebSphere
14 27 (13.04%) Migration
14 27 (13.04%) Java
15 26 (12.56%) DB2
15 26 (12.56%) Banking
16 25 (12.08%) SQL
16 25 (12.08%) Mainframe
16 25 (12.08%) Data Centre
17 24 (11.59%) Middleware
17 24 (11.59%) zOS
17 24 (11.59%) Cisco Certification
18 23 (11.11%) Citrix
19 22 (10.63%) CICS
19 22 (10.63%) Project Management
19 22 (10.63%) Service Management
19 22 (10.63%) CA Wily

CA
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 28 (13.53%) WebSphere
2 22 (10.63%) CICS
3 19 (9.18%) WebSphere Application Server
4 13 (6.28%) WebSphere Process Server
4 13 (6.28%) WebSphere Portal
5 9 (4.35%) WebLogic
5 9 (4.35%) MS Exchange
6 7 (3.38%) SharePoint
7 6 (2.90%) Apache
8 5 (2.42%) iPlanet
9 4 (1.93%) IIS
9 4 (1.93%) Drupal
10 3 (1.45%) SharePoint Server
10 3 (1.45%) Exchange Server 2013
10 3 (1.45%) JBoss
10 3 (1.45%) Tomcat
11 2 (0.97%) MQSeries
11 2 (0.97%) SAS
11 2 (0.97%) SmartSockets
11 2 (0.97%) CMS
Applications
1 8 (3.86%) MS Visio
2 6 (2.90%) MS Excel
3 2 (0.97%) MS Office
4 1 (0.48%) MS Project
4 1 (0.48%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.48%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 7 (3.38%) CA PPM
2 2 (0.97%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (0.97%) BusinessWare
2 2 (0.97%) SAP R/3
2 2 (0.97%) SAP FI
2 2 (0.97%) SAP FI/CO
2 2 (0.97%) SAP CO
2 2 (0.97%) ION MarketView
3 1 (0.48%) SAP BPC
3 1 (0.48%) Oracle Payables
3 1 (0.48%) Oracle Receivables
3 1 (0.48%) Oracle General Ledger
3 1 (0.48%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.42%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (0.97%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.48%) Office 365
3 1 (0.48%) IaaS
3 1 (0.48%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 55 (26.57%) Firewall
2 20 (9.66%) Cisco Nexus
3 19 (9.18%) VoIP
4 18 (8.70%) SAN
5 17 (8.21%) TCP/IP
6 16 (7.73%) VPN
6 16 (7.73%) WAN
6 16 (7.73%) LAN
7 15 (7.25%) DNS
7 15 (7.25%) Wireless
7 15 (7.25%) NetScaler
8 14 (6.76%) BIG-IP
8 14 (6.76%) Internet
8 14 (6.76%) Kerberos
9 12 (5.80%) DHCP
10 11 (5.31%) LDAP
10 11 (5.31%) BGP
10 11 (5.31%) IPsec
11 8 (3.86%) HTTP
12 7 (3.38%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (12.56%) DB2
2 17 (8.21%) SQL Server
3 10 (4.83%) MySQL
3 10 (4.83%) Oracle Database
4 9 (4.35%) Data Warehouse
5 8 (3.86%) Relational Database
6 5 (2.42%) Oracle Database 11g
6 5 (2.42%) Oracle Exadata
6 5 (2.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 3 (1.45%) SQL Server 2005
7 3 (1.45%) SQL Server 2012
7 3 (1.45%) SQL Server 2008
7 3 (1.45%) BusinessObjects
8 2 (0.97%) NoSQL
8 2 (0.97%) DB2 UDB
8 2 (0.97%) Sybase ASA
9 1 (0.48%) MS Access
9 1 (0.48%) DataStage
9 1 (0.48%) Base SAS
9 1 (0.48%) SAS Enterprise Miner
Development Applications
1 21 (10.14%) Introscope
2 8 (3.86%) Visual Studio
2 8 (3.86%) JIRA
3 5 (2.42%) Maven
3 5 (2.42%) TeamCity
3 5 (2.42%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 5 (2.42%) Eclipse
3 5 (2.42%) JUnit
4 4 (1.93%) ERwin
4 4 (1.93%) Git (software)
4 4 (1.93%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (1.93%) Jenkins
4 4 (1.93%) SonarQube
4 4 (1.93%) Selenium
5 2 (0.97%) Lombardi
5 2 (0.97%) LoadRunner
5 2 (0.97%) PowerDesigner
5 2 (0.97%) ClearCase
5 2 (0.97%) Subversion
6 1 (0.48%) ChangeMan
General
1 64 (30.92%) Finance
2 26 (12.56%) Banking
3 16 (7.73%) Investment Banking
4 11 (5.31%) Retail
5 3 (1.45%) Legal
5 3 (1.45%) Pharmaceutical
6 2 (0.97%) Front Office
6 2 (0.97%) Manufacturing
6 2 (0.97%) Private Banking
6 2 (0.97%) Marketing
7 1 (0.48%) General Ledger
7 1 (0.48%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.48%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 37 (17.87%) Analyst
2 31 (14.98%) Architect
3 28 (13.53%) Consultant
4 17 (8.21%) Operations Analyst
5 14 (6.76%) Applications Specialist
6 13 (6.28%) Administrator
6 13 (6.28%) WebSphere Specialist
6 13 (6.28%) Server Specialist
6 13 (6.28%) WebSphere Server Specialist
7 12 (5.80%) Infrastructure Architect
8 11 (5.31%) Security Analyst
8 11 (5.31%) Application Security Analyst
9 10 (4.83%) Network Architect
9 10 (4.83%) Network Engineer
10 9 (4.35%) Developer
11 8 (3.86%) Security Engineer
12 7 (3.38%) Infrastructure Engineer
12 7 (3.38%) Process Consultant
12 7 (3.38%) Network Infrastructure Architect
13 6 (2.90%) WebSphere Application Server Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (11.59%) Middleware
2 14 (6.76%) SAML
2 14 (6.76%) .NET
3 8 (3.86%) Web Services
4 7 (3.38%) XML
5 6 (2.90%) J2EE
5 6 (2.90%) JSP
5 6 (2.90%) Servlets
5 6 (2.90%) HTML
5 6 (2.90%) SailPoint
6 5 (2.42%) CSS
7 4 (1.93%) ASP.NET
7 4 (1.93%) LAMP
7 4 (1.93%) Ruby on Rails
7 4 (1.93%) Django
8 3 (1.45%) WebSockets
8 3 (1.45%) Ajax
8 3 (1.45%) XHTML
8 3 (1.45%) WSH
9 2 (0.97%) Rendezvous
Miscellaneous
1 25 (12.08%) Mainframe
1 25 (12.08%) Data Centre
2 19 (9.18%) LPAR
3 15 (7.25%) PKI
4 10 (4.83%) Fixed Income
5 9 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
6 8 (3.86%) Management Information System
7 5 (2.42%) E-Learning
7 5 (2.42%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 4 (1.93%) Mobile App
8 4 (1.93%) Tandem
8 4 (1.93%) CMDB
9 3 (1.45%) Video Conferencing
9 3 (1.45%) STB
9 3 (1.45%) e-Health
9 3 (1.45%) Video on Demand
9 3 (1.45%) IVR
10 2 (0.97%) FMCG
10 2 (0.97%) Performance Metrics
10 2 (0.97%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 62 (29.95%) Windows
2 59 (28.50%) Linux
3 46 (22.22%) Solaris
4 34 (16.43%) UNIX
5 24 (11.59%) zOS
6 21 (10.14%) AIX
7 14 (6.76%) Oracle Linux
8 6 (2.90%) Windows Server 2012
8 6 (2.90%) Windows Server 2003
8 6 (2.90%) Windows Server 2008
9 4 (1.93%) Ubuntu
10 3 (1.45%) Windows 7
10 3 (1.45%) OS/390
10 3 (1.45%) MVS
11 1 (0.48%) Windows 2000
11 1 (0.48%) Apple iOS
11 1 (0.48%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (17.39%) ITIL
2 27 (13.04%) Migration
3 22 (10.63%) Project Management
3 22 (10.63%) Service Management
4 17 (8.21%) Continuous Integration
5 14 (6.76%) Agile Software Development
5 14 (6.76%) SIEM
6 11 (5.31%) ITSM
6 11 (5.31%) Network Architecture
7 9 (4.35%) Incident Management
8 8 (3.86%) Enterprise Architecture
8 8 (3.86%) Penetration Testing
8 8 (3.86%) OWASP
8 8 (3.86%) PRINCE2
8 8 (3.86%) Network Design
8 8 (3.86%) DevOps
8 8 (3.86%) SDLC
9 7 (3.38%) TOGAF
9 7 (3.38%) Scrum
10 6 (2.90%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 27 (13.04%) Java
2 25 (12.08%) SQL
3 19 (9.18%) Jython
4 15 (7.25%) Perl
5 14 (6.76%) Python
6 13 (6.28%) C#
7 11 (5.31%) Shell Script
8 10 (4.83%) PowerShell
9 6 (2.90%) PHP
9 6 (2.90%) VBScript
10 5 (2.42%) JCL
11 4 (1.93%) Ruby
11 4 (1.93%) JavaScript
12 3 (1.45%) VB
12 3 (1.45%) Bash Shell
13 2 (0.97%) BeanShell
14 1 (0.48%) R
14 1 (0.48%) C
14 1 (0.48%) VBA
14 1 (0.48%) C++
Qualifications
1 24 (11.59%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (2.42%) Degree
2 5 (2.42%) CISSP
3 4 (1.93%) CCIE
4 3 (1.45%) CCSP
4 3 (1.45%) CCNP
4 3 (1.45%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (1.45%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 3 (1.45%) MBA
5 2 (0.97%) CISA
5 2 (0.97%) CISM
5 2 (0.97%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 2 (0.97%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.48%) PMP
6 1 (0.48%) ACCA
6 1 (0.48%) CCA
6 1 (0.48%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (0.48%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (6.28%) QA
2 4 (1.93%) SLA
3 2 (0.97%) GAAP
System Software
1 18 (8.70%) Active Directory
1 18 (8.70%) ProxySG
1 18 (8.70%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (3.86%) Hyper-V
3 6 (2.90%) Terminal Services
4 5 (2.42%) XenServer
5 4 (1.93%) XenDesktop
5 4 (1.93%) Varnish
6 3 (1.45%) Squid
7 2 (0.97%) Xen
7 2 (0.97%) RACF
7 2 (0.97%) ClearTrust
8 1 (0.48%) XenApp
8 1 (0.48%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.48%) Veritas Cluster Server
8 1 (0.48%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 38 (18.36%) CA Single Sign-On
2 22 (10.63%) CA Wily
3 17 (8.21%) CA Spectrum
4 16 (7.73%) Control-M
5 14 (6.76%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 14 (6.76%) BladeLogic
6 12 (5.80%) Tivoli
7 7 (3.38%) Nagios
7 7 (3.38%) Opscode Chef
7 7 (3.38%) Puppet
7 7 (3.38%) Cisco UCCX
7 7 (3.38%) Cisco CUCM
8 5 (2.42%) AppDNA
8 5 (2.42%) Cacti
8 5 (2.42%) CiscoWorks
8 5 (2.42%) WSUS
9 4 (1.93%) Tivoli Identity Manager
9 4 (1.93%) CA LISA
10 3 (1.45%) OpenAM
10 3 (1.45%) CA Endevor
Vendors
1 50 (24.15%) Oracle
2 43 (20.77%) IBM
3 38 (18.36%) HP
3 38 (18.36%) Cisco
4 33 (15.94%) Microsoft
5 32 (15.46%) CheckPoint
6 23 (11.11%) Citrix
7 19 (9.18%) Blue Coat
8 18 (8.70%) VMware
9 17 (8.21%) Symantec
9 17 (8.21%) BMC
10 16 (7.73%) ServiceNow
11 14 (6.76%) Nokia
11 14 (6.76%) Avaya
11 14 (6.76%) Nortel
12 11 (5.31%) Juniper
13 9 (4.35%) AppDynamics
14 6 (2.90%) Cyber-Ark
14 6 (2.90%) SAP
14 6 (2.90%) Red Hat
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