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 19 September 2014 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
CA
Rank 333 345 347
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +2
Contract jobs citing CA 87 89 59
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.36% 0.35% 0.23%
As % of the Vendors category 0.77% 0.77% 0.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 34 33
Average daily rate
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£413 £400 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £330 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £615 £650 £545
UK excluding London average daily rate £399 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
-0.14% +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £22.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.00 - £17.50
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
11240 11609 11761
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 45.89% 46.19% 45.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 7272 7557 7142
Average daily rate £425 £420 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.13% -1.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £580 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 244 256 334
Average hourly rate £19.00 £19.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.56% +2.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.46 £13.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £48.00 £41.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.97 £19.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-0.18% +2.70%

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 19 September 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 19 September 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
(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 +15 11 £503 +34.13% 3
Canary Wharf - 4 - -
Croydon - 1 £570 - 1
Uxbridge - - - -
Docklands, London - - - -
CA
England

CA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 47 (30.32%) Finance
2 40 (25.81%) Windows
3 32 (20.65%) Cisco
3 32 (20.65%) CA Spectrum
4 29 (18.71%) Linux
5 27 (17.42%) Change Management
6 26 (16.77%) Firewall
7 25 (16.13%) Oracle
7 25 (16.13%) Banking
8 24 (15.48%) SQL
9 22 (14.19%) VMware
9 22 (14.19%) UNIX
10 21 (13.55%) Migration
11 20 (12.90%) IBM
12 18 (11.61%) ITIL
12 18 (11.61%) Project Management
12 18 (11.61%) Load Balancing
13 17 (10.97%) CheckPoint
13 17 (10.97%) Mainframe
13 17 (10.97%) Solaris
14 16 (10.32%) Microsoft
14 16 (10.32%) Cisco Nexus
15 15 (9.68%) VMware Infrastructure
15 15 (9.68%) Service Management
15 15 (9.68%) HP
15 15 (9.68%) Ethernet
15 15 (9.68%) DNS
15 15 (9.68%) LAN
16 14 (9.03%) SAN
17 13 (8.39%) Citrix

CA
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 (6.45%) MS Exchange
2 9 (5.81%) Apache
3 7 (4.52%) IIS
4 6 (3.87%) WebSphere
5 5 (3.23%) SharePoint
5 5 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2007
6 4 (2.58%) Exchange Server 2003
6 4 (2.58%) LiveLink
7 3 (1.94%) CICS
7 3 (1.94%) WebLogic
7 3 (1.94%) Tomcat
8 2 (1.29%) Exchange Server 2010
8 2 (1.29%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 2 (1.29%) SAS
9 1 (0.65%) NetWeaver
9 1 (0.65%) WebSphere Application Server
9 1 (0.65%) CMS
9 1 (0.65%) IBM HTTP Server
9 1 (0.65%) Lync
Applications
1 11 (7.10%) MS Excel
2 5 (3.23%) MS Office
2 5 (3.23%) MS Visio
3 3 (1.94%) MS Project
4 1 (0.65%) Adobe Captivate
4 1 (0.65%) Open Workbench
4 1 (0.65%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 8 (5.16%) CA Clarity
2 2 (1.29%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.65%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.65%) SAP ERP
3 1 (0.65%) Google Analytics
3 1 (0.65%) LatentZero
3 1 (0.65%) SAP BPC
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.29%) SaaS
2 1 (0.65%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 26 (16.77%) Firewall
2 16 (10.32%) Cisco Nexus
3 15 (9.68%) Ethernet
3 15 (9.68%) DNS
3 15 (9.68%) LAN
4 14 (9.03%) SAN
5 12 (7.74%) NetScaler
5 12 (7.74%) WAN
6 10 (6.45%) Cisco IPT
6 10 (6.45%) IPsec
6 10 (6.45%) VPN
6 10 (6.45%) DHCP
7 9 (5.81%) TCP/IP
7 9 (5.81%) LDAP
7 9 (5.81%) BGP
8 8 (5.16%) Network Security
8 8 (5.16%) MPLS
8 8 (5.16%) Internet
9 6 (3.87%) NAS
9 6 (3.87%) Cisco ISE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (7.74%) DB2
2 11 (7.10%) Oracle Database
3 10 (6.45%) Data Warehouse
4 9 (5.81%) SQL Server
5 7 (4.52%) Relational Database
6 5 (3.23%) Oracle Database 10g
6 5 (3.23%) Oracle Database 11g
6 5 (3.23%) Oracle Exadata
7 2 (1.29%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 2 (1.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (0.65%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.65%) OLAP
8 1 (0.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 3 (1.94%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 3 (1.94%) MSI
1 3 (1.94%) ERwin
1 3 (1.94%) JIRA
2 2 (1.29%) Git (software)
2 2 (1.29%) ChangeMan
2 2 (1.29%) PowerDesigner
3 1 (0.65%) Ant
3 1 (0.65%) Introscope
3 1 (0.65%) Subversion
3 1 (0.65%) Maven
3 1 (0.65%) SoapUI
3 1 (0.65%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (0.65%) CA Gen
General
1 47 (30.32%) Finance
2 25 (16.13%) Banking
3 13 (8.39%) Investment Banking
4 11 (7.10%) Retail
5 4 (2.58%) Advertising
6 2 (1.29%) French Language
6 2 (1.29%) Private Banking
6 2 (1.29%) Financial Institution
6 2 (1.29%) Publishing
7 1 (0.65%) Front Office
7 1 (0.65%) Marketing
7 1 (0.65%) Retail Banking
7 1 (0.65%) Czech Language
7 1 (0.65%) German Language
7 1 (0.65%) Hungarian Language
7 1 (0.65%) Polish Language
7 1 (0.65%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 24 (15.48%) Consultant
2 17 (10.97%) Analyst
3 16 (10.32%) Architect
4 13 (8.39%) Network Engineer
5 8 (5.16%) Developer
6 7 (4.52%) Administrator
6 7 (4.52%) Support Engineer
6 7 (4.52%) Project Manager
6 7 (4.52%) Business Analyst
7 6 (3.87%) Systems Programmer
7 6 (3.87%) Programmer
8 5 (3.23%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 5 (3.23%) .NET Developer
8 5 (3.23%) C# Developer
8 5 (3.23%) Infrastructure Architect
8 5 (3.23%) Server Engineer
8 5 (3.23%) Data Centre Engineer
8 5 (3.23%) C# .NET Developer
9 4 (2.58%) Platform Engineer
9 4 (2.58%) DB2 DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (7.10%) Middleware
2 10 (6.45%) Web Services
3 8 (5.16%) XML
4 5 (3.23%) .NET
4 5 (3.23%) JMS
4 5 (3.23%) LINQ
4 5 (3.23%) .NET Framework
4 5 (3.23%) Regular Expression
4 5 (3.23%) Oracle Fusion
5 4 (2.58%) WebSphere MQ
6 3 (1.94%) HTML
6 3 (1.94%) ISPF
7 1 (0.65%) CSS
7 1 (0.65%) JSP
7 1 (0.65%) SOAP
7 1 (0.65%) XSLT
7 1 (0.65%) J2EE
7 1 (0.65%) Swing
7 1 (0.65%) MDX
7 1 (0.65%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 17 (10.97%) Mainframe
2 6 (3.87%) PKI
2 6 (3.87%) Management Information System
2 6 (3.87%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (3.23%) PMI
3 5 (3.23%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 5 (3.23%) Credit Risk
3 5 (3.23%) Market Risk
3 5 (3.23%) Derivative
3 5 (3.23%) Equity Derivative
3 5 (3.23%) Credit Derivative
4 4 (2.58%) IBM Mainframe
4 4 (2.58%) Enterprise Storage
4 4 (2.58%) EMV
5 3 (1.94%) Firmware
5 3 (1.94%) EPoS
5 3 (1.94%) Clustering
5 3 (1.94%) Blackberry
5 3 (1.94%) e-Health
6 2 (1.29%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 40 (25.81%) Windows
2 29 (18.71%) Linux
3 22 (14.19%) UNIX
4 17 (10.97%) Solaris
5 10 (6.45%) Oracle Linux
6 9 (5.81%) zOS
6 9 (5.81%) Windows Server 2003
7 7 (4.52%) AIX
7 7 (4.52%) SUSE
8 6 (3.87%) Windows Server 2008
9 5 (3.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 4 (2.58%) Windows 7
10 4 (2.58%) Android
10 4 (2.58%) Windows Server 2012
10 4 (2.58%) Apple iOS
10 4 (2.58%) Windows XP
11 1 (0.65%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (17.42%) Change Management
2 21 (13.55%) Migration
3 18 (11.61%) ITIL
3 18 (11.61%) Project Management
3 18 (11.61%) Load Balancing
4 15 (9.68%) Service Management
5 13 (8.39%) Stakeholder Management
6 12 (7.74%) Line Management
7 10 (6.45%) Agile Software Development
7 10 (6.45%) Analytics
7 10 (6.45%) Risk Management
8 8 (5.16%) Root Cause Analysis
8 8 (5.16%) PRINCE2
9 7 (4.52%) SOA
9 7 (4.52%) Configuration Management
10 6 (3.87%) Data Migration
10 6 (3.87%) TDD
10 6 (3.87%) Validation
11 5 (3.23%) OOD
11 5 (3.23%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 24 (15.48%) SQL
2 10 (6.45%) Perl
3 7 (4.52%) Java
4 5 (3.23%) C#
4 5 (3.23%) PL/SQL
4 5 (3.23%) VB
4 5 (3.23%) Bash Shell
5 4 (2.58%) Shell Script
5 4 (2.58%) Python
5 4 (2.58%) VBScript
6 3 (1.94%) REXX
7 2 (1.29%) Bourne shell
7 2 (1.29%) Korn
7 2 (1.29%) C
7 2 (1.29%) VBA
8 1 (0.65%) T-SQL
8 1 (0.65%) Ada
8 1 (0.65%) JCL
8 1 (0.65%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 6 (3.87%) Cisco Certification
1 6 (3.87%) PMI Certification
2 4 (2.58%) SC Cleared
2 4 (2.58%) Security Cleared
2 4 (2.58%) ITIL Certification
3 3 (1.94%) CCIE
3 3 (1.94%) CIMA
3 3 (1.94%) ACCA
3 3 (1.94%) Degree
3 3 (1.94%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 2 (1.29%) APMP
4 2 (1.29%) MCITP
4 2 (1.29%) CISA
4 2 (1.29%) MCSE
4 2 (1.29%) CCNP
4 2 (1.29%) CISSP
4 2 (1.29%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (1.29%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (0.65%) PMP
5 1 (0.65%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (4.52%) PCI DSS
2 6 (3.87%) QA
3 5 (3.23%) SLA
3 5 (3.23%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 2 (1.29%) GAAP
5 1 (0.65%) FINREP
5 1 (0.65%) JSP 440
System Software
1 15 (9.68%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (8.39%) Active Directory
3 9 (5.81%) vSphere
4 6 (3.87%) ACF2
5 5 (3.23%) RACF
5 5 (3.23%) FreeRADIUS
6 3 (1.94%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 2 (1.29%) Oracle RAC
7 2 (1.29%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (0.65%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
8 1 (0.65%) Samba
8 1 (0.65%) VMware Workstation
8 1 (0.65%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 1 (0.65%) XenApp
8 1 (0.65%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 32 (20.65%) CA Spectrum
2 11 (7.10%) SCCM
3 7 (4.52%) Control-M
3 7 (4.52%) ARCserve
4 6 (3.87%) CA LISA
4 6 (3.87%) Cisco CUCM
4 6 (3.87%) Nagios
5 5 (3.23%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 5 (3.23%) BladeLogic
5 5 (3.23%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 4 (2.58%) CA SiteMinder
6 4 (2.58%) Norton AntiVirus
7 3 (1.94%) NetBackup
7 3 (1.94%) Cisco UCCX
7 3 (1.94%) HP Quality Center
8 2 (1.29%) YUM
8 2 (1.29%) Puppet
8 2 (1.29%) Backup Exec
8 2 (1.29%) CiscoWorks
8 2 (1.29%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 32 (20.65%) Cisco
2 25 (16.13%) Oracle
3 22 (14.19%) VMware
4 20 (12.90%) IBM
5 17 (10.97%) CheckPoint
6 16 (10.32%) Microsoft
7 15 (9.68%) HP
8 13 (8.39%) Citrix
9 11 (7.10%) Symantec
10 9 (5.81%) NetIQ
11 8 (5.16%) NetApp
12 7 (4.52%) Altiris
12 7 (4.52%) Splunk
12 7 (4.52%) Riverbed
13 6 (3.87%) McAfee
13 6 (3.87%) SAP
14 5 (3.23%) BMC
14 5 (3.23%) Red Hat
14 5 (3.23%) Sun
14 5 (3.23%) LANDesk
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