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 8 February 2016 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
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
CA
Rank 367 351 340
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -11
Contract jobs citing CA 41 67 73
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.19% 0.32% 0.34%
As % of the Vendors category 0.48% 0.70% 0.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 42 43
Average daily rate £450 £465 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.22% +16.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £321 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £675 £501 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
-2.50% +2.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £50.00 £14.00 £19.25
% change year-on-year
+257.14% -27.27%
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
8628 9599 9652
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 40.75% 45.22% 44.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 5672 6395 6184
Average daily rate £433 £425 £415
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.76% +2.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 148 197 214
Average hourly rate £22.50 £19.00 £18.70
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.42% +1.60%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.60 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £35.80 £34.63
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £17.40 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+29.31% +5.45%

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 8 February 2016.

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 8 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +48 9 £450 -10.00% 1
Hayes - 1 £600 -
CA
England

CA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 46 (32.62%) Finance
2 44 (31.21%) Windows
3 40 (28.37%) Active Directory
4 39 (27.66%) Oracle
5 35 (24.82%) Linux
6 32 (22.70%) Mainframe
7 27 (19.15%) SQL
7 27 (19.15%) Identity Access Management
8 26 (18.44%) zOS
9 24 (17.02%) DNS
9 24 (17.02%) Management Information System
10 21 (14.89%) Firewall
10 21 (14.89%) Terminal Services
11 20 (14.18%) Microsoft
12 19 (13.48%) Java
13 18 (12.77%) DB2
13 18 (12.77%) Unix
13 18 (12.77%) Analytics
14 17 (12.06%) CA Single Sign-On
15 15 (10.64%) Service Management
15 15 (10.64%) SailPoint
15 15 (10.64%) DevOps
15 15 (10.64%) Puppet
16 14 (9.93%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 14 (9.93%) Atlassian
16 14 (9.93%) Relational Database
16 14 (9.93%) Migration
16 14 (9.93%) RACF
16 14 (9.93%) Cisco Certification
16 14 (9.93%) SQL Server

CA
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 12 (8.51%) CICS
2 11 (7.80%) IIS
3 10 (7.09%) MS Exchange
3 10 (7.09%) WebSphere
4 9 (6.38%) WebLogic
5 7 (4.96%) iPlanet
6 6 (4.26%) Apache
6 6 (4.26%) BizTalk Server
6 6 (4.26%) MQSeries
7 5 (3.55%) SAS
7 5 (3.55%) Tomcat
8 4 (2.84%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 4 (2.84%) Exchange Server 2010
8 4 (2.84%) SharePoint
9 3 (2.13%) JBoss
9 3 (2.13%) WebSphere Application Server
10 2 (1.42%) SharePoint 2010
11 1 (0.71%) Confluence
11 1 (0.71%) IBM HTTP Server
11 1 (0.71%) nginx
Applications
1 4 (2.84%) MS Excel
1 4 (2.84%) MS Office
1 4 (2.84%) MS Project
2 2 (1.42%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (4.26%) BusinessWare
1 6 (4.26%) SAP R/3
2 5 (3.55%) CA PPM
3 1 (0.71%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (0.71%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.71%) SAP Business ByDesign
3 1 (0.71%) SAP ERP
3 1 (0.71%) SAP SCM
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.84%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.42%) SaaS
3 1 (0.71%) Sumo Logic
Communications & Networking
1 24 (17.02%) DNS
2 21 (14.89%) Firewall
3 13 (9.22%) Kerberos
4 12 (8.51%) LDAP
5 11 (7.80%) DHCP
6 9 (6.38%) SNMP
7 7 (4.96%) SSH
7 7 (4.96%) SSL
7 7 (4.96%) VPN
8 5 (3.55%) HTTP
8 5 (3.55%) TCP/IP
9 3 (2.13%) BGP
9 3 (2.13%) GPRS
9 3 (2.13%) GSM
9 3 (2.13%) HSPA
9 3 (2.13%) LTE
9 3 (2.13%) NFC
9 3 (2.13%) OSPF
9 3 (2.13%) VoLTE
9 3 (2.13%) VoWiFi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (12.77%) DB2
2 14 (9.93%) Relational Database
2 14 (9.93%) SQL Server
3 11 (7.80%) Oracle Database
4 7 (4.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 6 (4.26%) DB2 UDB
6 5 (3.55%) BusinessObjects
7 4 (2.84%) Oracle Database 11g
8 3 (2.13%) Pentaho
8 3 (2.13%) SQL Server 2008
8 3 (2.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 2 (1.42%) Apache Hive
9 2 (1.42%) Data Mining
9 2 (1.42%) Data Warehouse
9 2 (1.42%) Hadoop
9 2 (1.42%) HBase
9 2 (1.42%) MarkLogic
9 2 (1.42%) MongoDB
9 2 (1.42%) PostgreSQL
9 2 (1.42%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 9 (6.38%) Jenkins
2 4 (2.84%) Ant
2 4 (2.84%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 4 (2.84%) Git (software)
2 4 (2.84%) Subversion
3 3 (2.13%) ERwin
3 3 (2.13%) Introscope
3 3 (2.13%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (1.42%) Artifactory
4 2 (1.42%) ClearCase
4 2 (1.42%) Gradle
4 2 (1.42%) Maven
4 2 (1.42%) SoapUI
5 1 (0.71%) JIRA
5 1 (0.71%) Visual Studio
General
1 46 (32.62%) Finance
2 11 (7.80%) Banking
3 5 (3.55%) Pharmaceutical
4 4 (2.84%) Legal
4 4 (2.84%) Retail
5 3 (2.13%) Investment Banking
5 3 (2.13%) Law
5 3 (2.13%) Marketing
6 2 (1.42%) Publishing
7 1 (0.71%) Back Office
7 1 (0.71%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.71%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 30 (21.28%) Analyst
2 18 (12.77%) Consultant
3 15 (10.64%) Architect
4 14 (9.93%) Mainframe Analyst
4 14 (9.93%) Mainframe Operations Analyst
4 14 (9.93%) Operations Analyst
5 10 (7.09%) CICS Analyst
6 8 (5.67%) Support Engineer
7 6 (4.26%) AWS Infrastructure Lead
7 6 (4.26%) Information Architect
7 6 (4.26%) Information Security Architect
7 6 (4.26%) Security Architect
8 5 (3.55%) Support Specialist
8 5 (3.55%) Web Engineer
9 4 (2.84%) Administrator
9 4 (2.84%) Infrastructure Architect
9 4 (2.84%) Lead Architect
9 4 (2.84%) Migration Consultant
9 4 (2.84%) Security Engineer
9 4 (2.84%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (10.64%) SailPoint
2 13 (9.22%) SAML
3 11 (7.80%) JDBC
4 10 (7.09%) JSP
4 10 (7.09%) Servlets
5 9 (6.38%) Middleware
6 6 (4.26%) MSMQ
6 6 (4.26%) Web Services
7 2 (1.42%) POSIX
7 2 (1.42%) SOAP
7 2 (1.42%) XML
7 2 (1.42%) XML Schema
7 2 (1.42%) XSLT
8 1 (0.71%) .NET
8 1 (0.71%) HTML
8 1 (0.71%) J2EE
8 1 (0.71%) Java EE
8 1 (0.71%) LAMP
8 1 (0.71%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 32 (22.70%) Mainframe
2 24 (17.02%) Management Information System
3 11 (7.80%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (5.67%) Mobile App
5 7 (4.96%) Data Centre
6 6 (4.26%) AS400
6 6 (4.26%) FMCG
6 6 (4.26%) PKI
7 4 (2.84%) Blackberry
8 3 (2.13%) Video on Demand
9 2 (1.42%) Driving Licence
9 2 (1.42%) Handset
9 2 (1.42%) Health Informatics
9 2 (1.42%) Informatics
9 2 (1.42%) LPAR
9 2 (1.42%) Mobile Computing
9 2 (1.42%) STB
9 2 (1.42%) User Experience
9 2 (1.42%) Visualisation
10 1 (0.71%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 44 (31.21%) Windows
2 35 (24.82%) Linux
3 26 (18.44%) zOS
4 18 (12.77%) Unix
5 14 (9.93%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 10 (7.09%) Solaris
6 10 (7.09%) Windows 7
6 10 (7.09%) Windows Server
7 9 (6.38%) AIX
7 9 (6.38%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (2.13%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (1.42%) CentOS
9 2 (1.42%) Debian
9 2 (1.42%) Ubuntu
10 1 (0.71%) OS/390
10 1 (0.71%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (19.15%) Identity Access Management
2 18 (12.77%) Analytics
3 15 (10.64%) DevOps
3 15 (10.64%) Service Management
4 14 (9.93%) Migration
5 12 (8.51%) Customer Analytics
5 12 (8.51%) Front End Development
5 12 (8.51%) Information Security
6 9 (6.38%) Agile Software Development
6 9 (6.38%) ITIL
6 9 (6.38%) Project Management
7 8 (5.67%) CRM
7 8 (5.67%) Unit Testing
7 8 (5.67%) Validation
8 7 (4.96%) Change Management
8 7 (4.96%) Information Management
9 6 (4.26%) DoDAF
9 6 (4.26%) MODAF
9 6 (4.26%) Service Delivery
9 6 (4.26%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 27 (19.15%) SQL
2 19 (13.48%) Java
3 12 (8.51%) JavaScript
3 12 (8.51%) JCL
4 10 (7.09%) BeanShell
5 8 (5.67%) Shell Script
6 6 (4.26%) Perl
6 6 (4.26%) Python
7 3 (2.13%) Bash Shell
7 3 (2.13%) Jython
7 3 (2.13%) Korn
8 2 (1.42%) C
8 2 (1.42%) C#
8 2 (1.42%) C++
8 2 (1.42%) Groovy
8 2 (1.42%) PL/SQL
8 2 (1.42%) PowerShell
8 2 (1.42%) XQuery
9 1 (0.71%) PHP
9 1 (0.71%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (9.93%) Cisco Certification
2 13 (9.22%) CISSP
3 11 (7.80%) CISM
4 7 (4.96%) CCSP
5 6 (4.26%) (ISC)2 CCSP
6 5 (3.55%) CCNA
6 5 (3.55%) CCSA
6 5 (3.55%) Degree
6 5 (3.55%) JNCIA
7 3 (2.13%) CCNP
7 3 (2.13%) Security Cleared
8 2 (1.42%) BPSS Clearance
8 2 (1.42%) CCIE
8 2 (1.42%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (0.71%) JNCIP
9 1 (0.71%) MBA
9 1 (0.71%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (8.51%) QA
2 3 (2.13%) SLA
3 1 (0.71%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (0.71%) FIPS 140-2
3 1 (0.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 40 (28.37%) Active Directory
2 21 (14.89%) Terminal Services
3 14 (9.93%) RACF
4 11 (7.80%) VMware Infrastructure
5 7 (4.96%) ACF2
5 7 (4.96%) Hyper-V
6 6 (4.26%) ClearTrust
7 5 (3.55%) VMware ESXi
8 4 (2.84%) Squid
8 4 (2.84%) vSphere
9 2 (1.42%) Firmware
9 2 (1.42%) iptables
9 2 (1.42%) NFS
9 2 (1.42%) Postfix
9 2 (1.42%) Samba
9 2 (1.42%) Sendmail
9 2 (1.42%) XenDesktop
10 1 (0.71%) Ceph
10 1 (0.71%) Dovecot
10 1 (0.71%) KVM
Systems Management
1 17 (12.06%) CA Single Sign-On
2 15 (10.64%) Puppet
3 10 (7.09%) CA Endevor
4 8 (5.67%) zSecure
5 7 (4.96%) AppDNA
5 7 (4.96%) WSUS
6 5 (3.55%) Tivoli Identity Manager
7 4 (2.84%) CA Wily
7 4 (2.84%) Nagios
8 3 (2.13%) Iperf
8 3 (2.13%) SCOM
9 2 (1.42%) Backup Exec
9 2 (1.42%) CA LISA
9 2 (1.42%) Cacti
9 2 (1.42%) HP Quality Center
9 2 (1.42%) HP SIM
9 2 (1.42%) Oracle Identity Management
9 2 (1.42%) Oracle ZFS
9 2 (1.42%) systemd
9 2 (1.42%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 39 (27.66%) Oracle
2 20 (14.18%) Microsoft
3 14 (9.93%) Atlassian
4 13 (9.22%) IBM
5 12 (8.51%) VMware
6 11 (7.80%) Cisco
7 10 (7.09%) CheckPoint
7 10 (7.09%) Citrix
7 10 (7.09%) Salesforce.com
7 10 (7.09%) ServiceNow
8 8 (5.67%) Symantec
9 7 (4.96%) SAP
10 6 (4.26%) BEA
10 6 (4.26%) HP
10 6 (4.26%) Vitria
11 5 (3.55%) Cyber-Ark
11 5 (3.55%) ForgeRock
11 5 (3.55%) Nimsoft
12 4 (2.84%) Red Hat
12 4 (2.84%) Remedy
East London
Colston Consulting
Rate: £500 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Elevate Direct
Rate: Negotiable - Market rates
Posted: 5 days ago