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 13 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
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
CA
Rank 96 81 -
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -
Contract jobs citing CA 8 9 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.45% 0.64% -
As % of the Vendors category 1.16% 1.54% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 4 0
Average daily rate £430 £475 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.47% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £415 £400 £365
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +9.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £50.00 £14.40 £13.00
% change year-on-year
+247.22% +10.76%
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
689 586 572
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 38.53% 41.35% 47.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 355 322 285
Average daily rate £366 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.64% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £219 £220 £135
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 30 28
Average hourly rate £17.50 £14.50 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.68% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £11.30 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £30.00 £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+22.85% +6.06%

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 13 February 2016, 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 30 (85.71%) Mainframe
2 16 (45.71%) Finance
3 13 (37.14%) Migration
3 13 (37.14%) CICS
4 12 (34.29%) zOS
4 12 (34.29%) DB2
5 11 (31.43%) Windows
5 11 (31.43%) RACF
5 11 (31.43%) JCL
5 11 (31.43%) QA
5 11 (31.43%) CA Endevor
6 7 (20.00%) Unix
7 6 (17.14%) Tivoli
7 6 (17.14%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
7 6 (17.14%) Banking
8 4 (11.43%) IBM
9 3 (8.57%) VSAM
10 2 (5.71%) Software Engineering
10 2 (5.71%) Technical Architecture
10 2 (5.71%) Java EE
10 2 (5.71%) Data Management
10 2 (5.71%) Teradata
10 2 (5.71%) Use Case
10 2 (5.71%) SCCM
10 2 (5.71%) Data Migration
10 2 (5.71%) Data Integration
10 2 (5.71%) Java EE 5
10 2 (5.71%) PowerShell
10 2 (5.71%) Data Architecture
10 2 (5.71%) Windows Server 2008

CA
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 13 (37.14%) CICS
Applications
1 2 (5.71%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.71%) DMZ
1 2 (5.71%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (34.29%) DB2
2 2 (5.71%) Big Data
2 2 (5.71%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (5.71%) Hadoop
2 2 (5.71%) Oracle Database
2 2 (5.71%) RDBMS
2 2 (5.71%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.86%) Easytrieve
3 1 (2.86%) IDMS
Development Applications
1 1 (2.86%) CA Gen
General
1 16 (45.71%) Finance
2 6 (17.14%) Banking
3 1 (2.86%) Retail
3 1 (2.86%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 19 (54.29%) Analyst
2 11 (31.43%) Architect
2 11 (31.43%) CICS Analyst
3 8 (22.86%) Mainframe Analyst
3 8 (22.86%) Mainframe Operations Analyst
3 8 (22.86%) Operations Analyst
4 2 (5.71%) Customer Solutions Architect
4 2 (5.71%) Data Architect
4 2 (5.71%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (2.86%) DB2 DBA
5 1 (2.86%) DBA
5 1 (2.86%) Infrastructure Specialist
5 1 (2.86%) IT Manager
5 1 (2.86%) IT Project Manager
5 1 (2.86%) Mainframe Architect
5 1 (2.86%) Mainframe DBA
5 1 (2.86%) Migration Architect
5 1 (2.86%) Project Manager
5 1 (2.86%) Technical Design Leader
5 1 (2.86%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.71%) Java EE
1 2 (5.71%) Java EE 5
1 2 (5.71%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 30 (85.71%) Mainframe
2 3 (8.57%) VSAM
3 2 (5.71%) Data Integration
3 2 (5.71%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (2.86%) IBM Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 12 (34.29%) zOS
2 11 (31.43%) Windows
3 7 (20.00%) Unix
4 2 (5.71%) Windows 10
4 2 (5.71%) Windows 7
4 2 (5.71%) Windows 8
4 2 (5.71%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (5.71%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (37.14%) Migration
2 2 (5.71%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (5.71%) Customer Engagement
2 2 (5.71%) Data Architecture
2 2 (5.71%) Data Governance
2 2 (5.71%) Data Management
2 2 (5.71%) Data Migration
2 2 (5.71%) Data Modelling
2 2 (5.71%) EAI
2 2 (5.71%) Information Architecture
2 2 (5.71%) Logical Data Model
2 2 (5.71%) Master Data Management
2 2 (5.71%) Software Engineering
2 2 (5.71%) Technical Architecture
2 2 (5.71%) Use Case
3 1 (2.86%) Incident Management
3 1 (2.86%) Infrastructure Management
3 1 (2.86%) ITIL
3 1 (2.86%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (2.86%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 11 (31.43%) JCL
2 2 (5.71%) COBOL
2 2 (5.71%) Java
2 2 (5.71%) PowerShell
2 2 (5.71%) VBScript
3 1 (2.86%) C
3 1 (2.86%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (2.86%) SC Cleared
1 1 (2.86%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (31.43%) QA
System Software
1 11 (31.43%) RACF
2 6 (17.14%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
3 2 (5.71%) Active Directory
3 2 (5.71%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 11 (31.43%) CA Endevor
2 6 (17.14%) Tivoli
3 2 (5.71%) SCCM
4 1 (2.86%) OMEGAMON
Vendors
1 4 (11.43%) IBM
2 2 (5.71%) Becrypt
2 2 (5.71%) Oracle
2 2 (5.71%) Teradata
3 1 (2.86%) Nimsoft