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 24 April 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
CA
Rank 321 332 355
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +23
Contract jobs citing CA 87 81 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.39% 0.34% 0.20%
As % of the Vendors category 0.88% 0.77% 0.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 50 34
Average daily rate
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£450 £450 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £350 £336
10% offered a daily rate of more than £574 £555 £478
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £386 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.55% +4.39%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Average hourly rate £30.00 - £41.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £18.00 £19.02
% change year-on-year
+122.22% -5.36%
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
9907 10496 10021
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 44.48% 44.40% 45.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 6406 6830 6313
Average daily rate £425 £425 £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £253
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £600 £588
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 214 206 262
Average hourly rate £18.70 £19.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.57% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £14.00 £12.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £33.75 £43.70
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
- -7.89%

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 24 April 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 24 April 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 +19 20 £425 +3.03% 8
Canary Wharf -2 4 - -
Docklands, London -3 1 £540 +13.68%
CA
England

CA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 52 (32.91%) Windows
2 50 (31.65%) IBM
3 44 (27.85%) Oracle
4 40 (25.32%) Microsoft
4 40 (25.32%) Citrix
4 40 (25.32%) Firewall
5 39 (24.68%) Finance
6 37 (23.42%) NetScaler
7 35 (22.15%) HP
7 35 (22.15%) ITIL
8 32 (20.25%) Java
9 29 (18.35%) CA Single Sign-On
10 28 (17.72%) UNIX
11 27 (17.09%) PowerShell
12 26 (16.46%) Linux
12 26 (16.46%) Project Management
12 26 (16.46%) ITSM
12 26 (16.46%) Service Management
13 25 (15.82%) VMware
13 25 (15.82%) Banking
13 25 (15.82%) SCOM
13 25 (15.82%) CA Spectrum
14 24 (15.19%) ServiceNow
15 23 (14.56%) Incident Management
15 23 (14.56%) Middleware
15 23 (14.56%) Cisco
15 23 (14.56%) TCP/IP
15 23 (14.56%) VBScript
16 21 (13.29%) SharePoint
16 21 (13.29%) VMware Infrastructure

CA
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 21 (13.29%) SharePoint
2 16 (10.13%) OpenStack
3 12 (7.59%) WebLogic
4 10 (6.33%) WebSphere
5 7 (4.43%) CICS
6 6 (3.80%) WebSphere Process Server
6 6 (3.80%) WebSphere Application Server
6 6 (3.80%) IIS
6 6 (3.80%) Apache
6 6 (3.80%) WebSphere Portal
7 5 (3.16%) MS Exchange
8 4 (2.53%) CMS
8 4 (2.53%) Tomcat
9 2 (1.27%) NetWeaver
9 2 (1.27%) iPlanet
9 2 (1.27%) Drupal
10 1 (0.63%) JBoss
10 1 (0.63%) IBM Notes
10 1 (0.63%) SAS
10 1 (0.63%) SmartSockets
Applications
1 5 (3.16%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.90%) MS Office
3 1 (0.63%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 7 (4.43%) CA PPM
2 2 (1.27%) SAP FI/CO
2 2 (1.27%) SAP CO
2 2 (1.27%) SAP FI
2 2 (1.27%) SAP ERP
2 2 (1.27%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (1.27%) SAP BPC
3 1 (0.63%) Oracle Payables
3 1 (0.63%) Oracle Receivables
3 1 (0.63%) Oracle General Ledger
3 1 (0.63%) ION MarketView
3 1 (0.63%) SAP FI-AP
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.27%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.63%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 40 (25.32%) Firewall
2 37 (23.42%) NetScaler
3 23 (14.56%) TCP/IP
4 19 (12.03%) SAN
5 18 (11.39%) VPN
6 17 (10.76%) Internet
6 17 (10.76%) NAS
7 16 (10.13%) SSL
8 14 (8.86%) Cisco ICM
9 12 (7.59%) DNS
10 10 (6.33%) LAN
10 10 (6.33%) WAN
11 8 (5.06%) IPsec
11 8 (5.06%) LDAP
11 8 (5.06%) Ethernet
11 8 (5.06%) Cisco Nexus
12 6 (3.80%) HTTP
13 5 (3.16%) DHCP
13 5 (3.16%) BGP
14 4 (2.53%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (10.13%) SQL Server
2 14 (8.86%) Oracle Database
3 12 (7.59%) Oracle Database 11g
4 11 (6.96%) MySQL
5 10 (6.33%) DB2
5 10 (6.33%) Data Warehouse
6 6 (3.80%) JasperReports
6 6 (3.80%) Oracle Reports
7 3 (1.90%) Relational Database
8 2 (1.27%) DataStage
Development Applications
1 12 (7.59%) Maven
1 12 (7.59%) JUnit
1 12 (7.59%) Eclipse
2 11 (6.96%) TeamCity
3 10 (6.33%) ERwin
4 7 (4.43%) PowerDesigner
4 7 (4.43%) Introscope
5 3 (1.90%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (1.27%) MSI
6 2 (1.27%) Visual Studio
6 2 (1.27%) ClearCase
6 2 (1.27%) Lombardi
6 2 (1.27%) Selenium
6 2 (1.27%) Git (software)
6 2 (1.27%) Jenkins
6 2 (1.27%) SonarQube
7 1 (0.63%) Build Forge
7 1 (0.63%) LoadRunner
7 1 (0.63%) Subversion
General
1 39 (24.68%) Finance
2 25 (15.82%) Banking
3 16 (10.13%) Investment Banking
4 6 (3.80%) Retail
5 3 (1.90%) Financial Institution
6 2 (1.27%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.27%) Advertising
6 2 (1.27%) Telecoms
6 2 (1.27%) Private Banking
6 2 (1.27%) Marketing
7 1 (0.63%) Front Office
7 1 (0.63%) Back Office
7 1 (0.63%) Legal
Job Titles
1 25 (15.82%) Analyst
2 19 (12.03%) Architect
3 17 (10.76%) Developer
4 14 (8.86%) Wintel Analyst
5 12 (7.59%) Voice Engineer
5 12 (7.59%) Administrator
6 11 (6.96%) Consultant
7 9 (5.70%) Data Architect
7 9 (5.70%) Network Engineer
8 8 (5.06%) Security Engineer
9 6 (3.80%) Data Modeller
9 6 (3.80%) ServiceNow Developer
10 5 (3.16%) Web Engineer
10 5 (3.16%) Web Administrator
11 4 (2.53%) Infrastructure Analyst
11 4 (2.53%) Support Engineer
11 4 (2.53%) Business Analyst
11 4 (2.53%) Server Administrator
11 4 (2.53%) Security Architect
11 4 (2.53%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (14.56%) Middleware
2 12 (7.59%) J2EE
3 7 (4.43%) Web Services
3 7 (4.43%) .NET
4 6 (3.80%) XML
5 5 (3.16%) JSP
5 5 (3.16%) HTML
6 4 (2.53%) Servlets
6 4 (2.53%) CSS
6 4 (2.53%) SailPoint
7 3 (1.90%) WebSockets
7 3 (1.90%) Regular Expression
7 3 (1.90%) Ajax
7 3 (1.90%) XHTML
8 2 (1.27%) LAMP
8 2 (1.27%) ASP.NET
8 2 (1.27%) XSLT
8 2 (1.27%) WSH
8 2 (1.27%) Ruby on Rails
8 2 (1.27%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 19 (12.03%) Replication
2 12 (7.59%) PKI
3 7 (4.43%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (4.43%) Management Information System
4 6 (3.80%) LPAR
5 4 (2.53%) Mainframe
5 4 (2.53%) CMDB
6 3 (1.90%) Data Integration
7 2 (1.27%) Fixed Income
7 2 (1.27%) Tandem
7 2 (1.27%) e-Health
7 2 (1.27%) Thin Client
7 2 (1.27%) MPEG
7 2 (1.27%) Client/Server
7 2 (1.27%) Derivative
7 2 (1.27%) Fat Client
7 2 (1.27%) Video Conferencing
7 2 (1.27%) Open Source
7 2 (1.27%) Mobile App
7 2 (1.27%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 52 (32.91%) Windows
2 28 (17.72%) UNIX
3 26 (16.46%) Linux
4 20 (12.66%) Solaris
5 9 (5.70%) AIX
5 9 (5.70%) zOS
6 5 (3.16%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (1.90%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (1.90%) Oracle Linux
7 3 (1.90%) SUSE
8 2 (1.27%) Ubuntu
8 2 (1.27%) Windows 7
9 1 (0.63%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (22.15%) ITIL
2 26 (16.46%) Project Management
2 26 (16.46%) ITSM
2 26 (16.46%) Service Management
3 23 (14.56%) Incident Management
4 18 (11.39%) Change Management
5 17 (10.76%) Low Latency
6 14 (8.86%) Contact Management
6 14 (8.86%) Line Management
7 12 (7.59%) SIEM
7 12 (7.59%) Migration
7 12 (7.59%) Business Intelligence
8 10 (6.33%) Data Modelling
9 9 (5.70%) Agile Software Development
10 8 (5.06%) Load Balancing
11 6 (3.80%) Performance Monitoring
11 6 (3.80%) Capacity Management
12 5 (3.16%) Problem Management
12 5 (3.16%) Data Protection
12 5 (3.16%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 32 (20.25%) Java
2 27 (17.09%) PowerShell
3 23 (14.56%) VBScript
4 19 (12.03%) C#
5 16 (10.13%) SQL
6 14 (8.86%) Perl
7 9 (5.70%) Shell Script
8 6 (3.80%) Jython
8 6 (3.80%) VB
9 5 (3.16%) Python
10 2 (1.27%) JavaScript
10 2 (1.27%) PHP
10 2 (1.27%) PL/SQL
10 2 (1.27%) Ruby
10 2 (1.27%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 14 (8.86%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (3.16%) Security Cleared
3 2 (1.27%) MBA
3 2 (1.27%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (1.27%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (1.27%) Degree
3 2 (1.27%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.63%) DV Cleared
4 1 (0.63%) ICAEW
4 1 (0.63%) ACCA
4 1 (0.63%) CCNA
4 1 (0.63%) CISSP
4 1 (0.63%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (4.43%) QA
2 1 (0.63%) EMIR
2 1 (0.63%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (0.63%) GAAP
2 1 (0.63%) SLA
System Software
1 21 (13.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 19 (12.03%) Hyper-V
2 19 (12.03%) XenDesktop
3 17 (10.76%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 16 (10.13%) XenApp
4 16 (10.13%) VMware ESXi
5 10 (6.33%) Active Directory
6 4 (2.53%) vSphere
7 3 (1.90%) FreeRADIUS
8 2 (1.27%) VMware ESX
8 2 (1.27%) Microsoft App-V
8 2 (1.27%) ProxySG
8 2 (1.27%) Firmware
8 2 (1.27%) Xen
8 2 (1.27%) XenServer
8 2 (1.27%) Varnish
8 2 (1.27%) ACF2
8 2 (1.27%) BitLocker
9 1 (0.63%) RACF
9 1 (0.63%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 29 (18.35%) CA Single Sign-On
2 25 (15.82%) SCOM
2 25 (15.82%) CA Spectrum
3 19 (12.03%) SCCM
4 17 (10.76%) HP SIM
4 17 (10.76%) SCVMM
4 17 (10.76%) EdgeSight
5 14 (8.86%) Cisco CUCM
5 14 (8.86%) Cisco UCCX
6 6 (3.80%) NetBackup
6 6 (3.80%) Backup Exec
6 6 (3.80%) Cisco UCCE
6 6 (3.80%) CA Wily
7 4 (2.53%) Tivoli Identity Manager
7 4 (2.53%) Nagios
7 4 (2.53%) Puppet
7 4 (2.53%) Opscode Chef
7 4 (2.53%) CA LISA
8 3 (1.90%) Unicenter
9 2 (1.27%) WSUS
Vendors
1 50 (31.65%) IBM
2 44 (27.85%) Oracle
3 40 (25.32%) Microsoft
3 40 (25.32%) Citrix
4 35 (22.15%) HP
5 25 (15.82%) VMware
6 24 (15.19%) ServiceNow
7 23 (14.56%) Cisco
8 20 (12.66%) Dell
9 18 (11.39%) Nimsoft
10 17 (10.76%) Veritas
10 17 (10.76%) Veeam
11 16 (10.13%) BMC
12 12 (7.59%) Red Hat
13 11 (6.96%) CheckPoint
14 6 (3.80%) Jaspersoft
15 5 (3.16%) FrontRange
16 4 (2.53%) SAP
16 4 (2.53%) ArcSight
16 4 (2.53%) Gemalto
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