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 18 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
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
CA
Rank 76 79 78
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -1
Contract jobs citing CA 12 1 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.88% 0.084% 0.88%
As % of the Vendors category 1.94% 0.19% 2.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 1 2
Average daily rate
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£300 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £350 £305
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £350 £345
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.00 - £17.50
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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
617 526 639
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 45.27% 44.31% 43.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 358 235 267
Average daily rate £325 £325 £325
90% offered a daily rate of more than £195 £220 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £484 £450 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 48 66
Average hourly rate £15.00 £18.50 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.91% +8.82%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £27.50 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £19.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.63% +2.70%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CA across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 18 September 2014.

CA Daily Rate Histogram 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 18 September 2014, 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 9 (45.00%) Migration
2 8 (40.00%) Linux
3 7 (35.00%) ITSM
3 7 (35.00%) ServiceNow
4 6 (30.00%) Windows
4 6 (30.00%) AIX
4 6 (30.00%) IBM
4 6 (30.00%) Solaris
4 6 (30.00%) Middleware
5 5 (25.00%) HP
6 4 (20.00%) Mainframe
6 4 (20.00%) Finance
7 3 (15.00%) Banking
7 3 (15.00%) VSAM
7 3 (15.00%) CMS
7 3 (15.00%) CICS
7 3 (15.00%) Active Directory
7 3 (15.00%) Microsoft
7 3 (15.00%) DataStage
7 3 (15.00%) Control-M
7 3 (15.00%) HPUX
7 3 (15.00%) ITIL
7 3 (15.00%) COBOL
8 2 (10.00%) SQL
8 2 (10.00%) Oracle
8 2 (10.00%) SQL Server
8 2 (10.00%) JBoss
8 2 (10.00%) Apache
8 2 (10.00%) Tomcat
8 2 (10.00%) Data Warehouse

CA
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, 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 3 (15.00%) CICS
1 3 (15.00%) CMS
2 2 (10.00%) IBM HTTP Server
2 2 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (10.00%) Apache
2 2 (10.00%) Tomcat
2 2 (10.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (10.00%) Oracle HTTP Server
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.00%) ADSL
1 2 (10.00%) HTTP
1 2 (10.00%) VPN
1 2 (10.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (15.00%) DataStage
2 2 (10.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 2 (10.00%) ERwin
1 2 (10.00%) Introscope
1 2 (10.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 4 (20.00%) Finance
2 3 (15.00%) Banking
3 2 (10.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (30.00%) Business Analyst
1 6 (30.00%) Analyst
1 6 (30.00%) Service Analyst
2 5 (25.00%) Architect
3 2 (10.00%) IT Support
3 2 (10.00%) Senior IT Support
3 2 (10.00%) Technical Design Manager
3 2 (10.00%) Administrator
3 2 (10.00%) Technical Manager
3 2 (10.00%) Linux Administrator
3 2 (10.00%) Data Architect
4 1 (5.00%) Developer
4 1 (5.00%) Senior Desktop Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Desktop Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) ServiceNow Developer
4 1 (5.00%) Technical Design Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (30.00%) Middleware
2 1 (5.00%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 4 (20.00%) Mainframe
2 3 (15.00%) VSAM
3 2 (10.00%) Firmware
Operating Systems
1 8 (40.00%) Linux
2 6 (30.00%) Windows
2 6 (30.00%) AIX
2 6 (30.00%) Solaris
3 3 (15.00%) HPUX
4 2 (10.00%) SUSE
4 2 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (5.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (45.00%) Migration
2 7 (35.00%) ITSM
3 3 (15.00%) ITIL
4 2 (10.00%) Data Modelling
4 2 (10.00%) Configuration Management
4 2 (10.00%) Content Management
4 2 (10.00%) Problem Management
4 2 (10.00%) Time Management
4 2 (10.00%) Root Cause Analysis
4 2 (10.00%) Analytics
5 1 (5.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (5.00%) Product Management
5 1 (5.00%) Change Control
5 1 (5.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 3 (15.00%) COBOL
2 2 (10.00%) SQL
2 2 (10.00%) Shell Script
3 1 (5.00%) PowerShell
3 1 (5.00%) VB
System Software
1 3 (15.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (10.00%) ISA Server
2 2 (10.00%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 3 (15.00%) Control-M
2 2 (10.00%) ARCserve
2 2 (10.00%) CA Wily
2 2 (10.00%) McAfee ePO
2 2 (10.00%) Puppet
2 2 (10.00%) Tivoli
3 1 (5.00%) Business Desktop Deployment
3 1 (5.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 7 (35.00%) ServiceNow
2 6 (30.00%) IBM
3 5 (25.00%) HP
4 3 (15.00%) Microsoft
5 2 (10.00%) Oracle
5 2 (10.00%) JBoss
5 2 (10.00%) Cisco
5 2 (10.00%) Red Hat
5 2 (10.00%) McAfee
5 2 (10.00%) FatWire
5 2 (10.00%) VMware
6 1 (5.00%) FrontRange
6 1 (5.00%) BMC