The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of CA products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CA over the 3 months to 29 July 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
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
CA
Rank 93 74 75
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +1
Contract jobs citing CA 6 8 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.37% 0.64% 0.089%
As % of the Vendors category 0.84% 1.56% 0.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 1
Average daily rate
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£481 £500 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.75% +42.85%
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £415 £290
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +43.10%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.25 £21.73 £20.50
% change year-on-year
+6.99% +6.00%
CA
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Manchester region.

Vendors Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
714 514 530
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 43.97% 41.02% 47.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 390 288 251
Average daily rate £329 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.15% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £225 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £477 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 33 37
Average hourly rate £17.50 £21.50 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.60% +10.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.75 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.75 £29.69 £34.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -10.25%

CA
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing CA across the Manchester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

CA Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

CA
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing CA across the Manchester region.

CA Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

CA
Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing CA across the Manchester region.

CA Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

CA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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 11 (73.33%) VSAM
2 10 (66.67%) CICS
3 9 (60.00%) IBM
4 7 (46.67%) Finance
5 6 (40.00%) COBOL
5 6 (40.00%) Mainframe
6 5 (33.33%) RACF
6 5 (33.33%) DB2
6 5 (33.33%) zOS
7 4 (26.67%) UNIX
7 4 (26.67%) Middleware
8 3 (20.00%) Operational Acceptance Testing
8 3 (20.00%) System Integration Testing
8 3 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
8 3 (20.00%) Stress Testing
8 3 (20.00%) JCL
8 3 (20.00%) AIX
8 3 (20.00%) ITIL
9 2 (13.33%) SAP
9 2 (13.33%) Microsoft
9 2 (13.33%) DataStage
9 2 (13.33%) Solaris
9 2 (13.33%) Linux
9 2 (13.33%) MQSeries
9 2 (13.33%) TCP/IP
9 2 (13.33%) Oracle
9 2 (13.33%) Supplier Management
9 2 (13.33%) Configuration Management
9 2 (13.33%) Stakeholder Management
9 2 (13.33%) BYOD

CA
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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 (66.67%) CICS
2 2 (13.33%) MQSeries
Applications
1 1 (6.67%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (6.67%) CA PPM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (13.33%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (33.33%) DB2
2 2 (13.33%) DataStage
General
1 7 (46.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (26.67%) Programmer
1 4 (26.67%) Technical Design Leader
2 3 (20.00%) Systems Programmer
3 2 (13.33%) Supplier Relationship Manager
3 2 (13.33%) Relationships Manager
3 2 (13.33%) CICS Programmer
3 2 (13.33%) Architect
4 1 (6.67%) Project Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) DBA
4 1 (6.67%) Desktop Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Implementation Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Architect
4 1 (6.67%) Implementation Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Implementation Project Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Mainframe DBA
4 1 (6.67%) Mainframe Architect
4 1 (6.67%) CICS Systems Programmer
4 1 (6.67%) Planview Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (26.67%) Middleware
2 1 (6.67%) ISPF
Miscellaneous
1 11 (73.33%) VSAM
2 6 (40.00%) Mainframe
3 2 (13.33%) BYOD
4 1 (6.67%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 5 (33.33%) zOS
2 4 (26.67%) UNIX
3 3 (20.00%) AIX
4 2 (13.33%) Solaris
4 2 (13.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (20.00%) ITIL
1 3 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 3 (20.00%) Stress Testing
1 3 (20.00%) Operational Acceptance Testing
1 3 (20.00%) System Integration Testing
2 2 (13.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (13.33%) Supplier Management
2 2 (13.33%) Configuration Management
3 1 (6.67%) Project Management
3 1 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (6.67%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 6 (40.00%) COBOL
2 3 (20.00%) JCL
System Software
1 5 (33.33%) RACF
Vendors
1 9 (60.00%) IBM
2 2 (13.33%) Microsoft
2 2 (13.33%) Oracle
2 2 (13.33%) SAP
3 1 (6.67%) TIBCO
3 1 (6.67%) Planview
Manchester
Interquest - IQ Tech
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Greater Manchester
ANSON MCCADE
Rate: £550- £615
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester
Orgtel
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 11 days ago