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 3 March 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
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
CA
Rank 84 85 63
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -22
Contract jobs citing CA 13 1 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.84% 0.082% 0.95%
As % of the Vendors category 1.99% 0.18% 2.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 0
Average daily rate
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£475 £425 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.76% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £440 £351 £373
% change year-on-year
+25.35% -5.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £19.00 £21.50
% change year-on-year
+110.52% -11.62%
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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
654 567 413
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 42.33% 46.36% 43.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 345 272 192
Average daily rate £365 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.30% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £135 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £475 £485
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 27 40
Average hourly rate £13.00 £17.33 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-24.96% -23.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £10.90 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.60 £30.00 £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
- -7.89%

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 3 March 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 13 (54.17%) IBM
2 11 (45.83%) CICS
2 11 (45.83%) VSAM
3 9 (37.50%) UNIX
3 9 (37.50%) Linux
4 8 (33.33%) COBOL
4 8 (33.33%) AIX
4 8 (33.33%) Solaris
4 8 (33.33%) Mainframe
4 8 (33.33%) Finance
5 7 (29.17%) Migration
5 7 (29.17%) ITSM
5 7 (29.17%) Middleware
5 7 (29.17%) zOS
5 7 (29.17%) ServiceNow
6 6 (25.00%) DataStage
7 5 (20.83%) TCP/IP
7 5 (20.83%) MQSeries
7 5 (20.83%) ITIL
8 4 (16.67%) MVS
9 3 (12.50%) RACF
9 3 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
9 3 (12.50%) Banking
9 3 (12.50%) Configuration Management
9 3 (12.50%) DB2
10 2 (8.33%) Tivoli
10 2 (8.33%) User Acceptance Testing
10 2 (8.33%) Stress Testing
11 1 (4.17%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
11 1 (4.17%) Introscope

CA
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 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 11 (45.83%) CICS
2 5 (20.83%) MQSeries
3 1 (4.17%) Oracle HTTP Server
3 1 (4.17%) JBoss
3 1 (4.17%) Apache
3 1 (4.17%) Tomcat
3 1 (4.17%) CMS
3 1 (4.17%) IBM HTTP Server
Communications & Networking
1 5 (20.83%) TCP/IP
2 1 (4.17%) LDAP
2 1 (4.17%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (25.00%) DataStage
2 3 (12.50%) DB2
Development Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Introscope
General
1 8 (33.33%) Finance
2 3 (12.50%) Banking
3 1 (4.17%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (29.17%) Business Analyst
1 7 (29.17%) Service Analyst
1 7 (29.17%) Analyst
2 6 (25.00%) Technical Design Leader
3 4 (16.67%) Programmer
4 3 (12.50%) Systems Programmer
4 3 (12.50%) Developer
4 3 (12.50%) Software Developer
4 3 (12.50%) Architect
5 2 (8.33%) Technical Architect
5 2 (8.33%) CICS Programmer
5 2 (8.33%) Technical Design Architect
6 1 (4.17%) Lead Architect
6 1 (4.17%) CICS Systems Programmer
6 1 (4.17%) Administrator
6 1 (4.17%) Infrastructure Architect
6 1 (4.17%) Linux Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (29.17%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 11 (45.83%) VSAM
2 8 (33.33%) Mainframe
3 1 (4.17%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 9 (37.50%) Linux
1 9 (37.50%) UNIX
2 8 (33.33%) AIX
2 8 (33.33%) Solaris
3 7 (29.17%) zOS
4 4 (16.67%) MVS
5 1 (4.17%) SUSE
5 1 (4.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (4.17%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (29.17%) ITSM
1 7 (29.17%) Migration
2 5 (20.83%) ITIL
3 3 (12.50%) Configuration Management
3 3 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (8.33%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (8.33%) Stress Testing
5 1 (4.17%) Analytics
5 1 (4.17%) Content Management
5 1 (4.17%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (33.33%) COBOL
2 1 (4.17%) Java
2 1 (4.17%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (4.17%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (12.50%) RACF
2 1 (4.17%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 2 (8.33%) Tivoli
2 1 (4.17%) CA Single Sign-On
2 1 (4.17%) CA Wily
2 1 (4.17%) Puppet
Vendors
1 13 (54.17%) IBM
2 7 (29.17%) ServiceNow
3 1 (4.17%) Oracle
3 1 (4.17%) Sun
3 1 (4.17%) HP
3 1 (4.17%) Red Hat
3 1 (4.17%) FatWire
3 1 (4.17%) VMware