The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of CA products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CA over the 3 months to 24 January 2017 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.

3 months to
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
CA
England / North West
Rank 133 127 119
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -8
Contract jobs citing CA 2 31 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.077% 0.82% 0.68%
As % of the Vendors category 0.17% 1.96% 1.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 14 7
Median daily rate £425 £303 £458
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+40.49% -33.87%
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+18.75% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £55.00 £50.00 £14.40
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +247.22%

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

Vendors Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1166 1585 1420
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 44.73% 41.68% 45.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 713 843 729
Median daily rate £390 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £516 £512
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 42 88 103
Median hourly rate £16.00 £35.00 £18.13
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-54.28% +93.05%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £12.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.00 £47.33 £38.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.20 £23.00 £17.25
% change year-on-year
-20.89% +33.33%

CA
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the North West region citing CA as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Vendors category.

CA Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

CA
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

CA Daily Rate Trend in the North West

CA
Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

CA Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

CA
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CA within the North West region over the 3 months to 24 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cheshire +21 1 £425 -
Manchester 0 1 - - 2
CA
England

CA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 24 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing CA also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the North West region with a requirement for CA.

1 15 (53.57%) IBM
2 14 (50.00%) Linux
2 14 (50.00%) Mainframe
2 14 (50.00%) Finance
3 13 (46.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 12 (42.86%) Tivoli
4 12 (42.86%) ITIL
5 11 (39.29%) Red Hat
5 11 (39.29%) Service Management
6 8 (28.57%) Netcool
6 8 (28.57%) Java
6 8 (28.57%) Perl
6 8 (28.57%) AIX
6 8 (28.57%) HPUX
6 8 (28.57%) Solaris
6 8 (28.57%) SCOM
7 7 (25.00%) Windows
8 6 (21.43%) Windows Server 2003
8 6 (21.43%) Microsoft
8 6 (21.43%) Windows XP
8 6 (21.43%) SQL
8 6 (21.43%) VBScript
8 6 (21.43%) Korn
8 6 (21.43%) Release Management
8 6 (21.43%) PowerShell
8 6 (21.43%) Windows Server 2008
8 6 (21.43%) Bourne shell
8 6 (21.43%) Regular Expression
8 6 (21.43%) HP SiteScope
9 5 (17.86%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler

CA
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (7.14%) Apache
1 2 (7.14%) JBoss
1 2 (7.14%) Tomcat
1 2 (7.14%) WebSphere
1 2 (7.14%) WebSphere Application Server
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.14%) HTTP
1 2 (7.14%) LDAP
1 2 (7.14%) SSL
2 1 (3.57%) 802.11
2 1 (3.57%) DHCP
2 1 (3.57%) DLNA
2 1 (3.57%) DNS
2 1 (3.57%) DVB
2 1 (3.57%) IGMP
2 1 (3.57%) IPv4
2 1 (3.57%) IPv6
2 1 (3.57%) PPP
2 1 (3.57%) TCP/IP
2 1 (3.57%) UPnP
General
1 14 (50.00%) Finance
2 3 (10.71%) Banking
Job Titles
1 12 (42.86%) Analyst
1 12 (42.86%) Mainframe Analyst
1 12 (42.86%) Mainframe Operations Analyst
1 12 (42.86%) Operations Analyst
2 7 (25.00%) Monitoring Engineer
3 5 (17.86%) Systems Engineer
3 5 (17.86%) Systems Monitoring Engineer
4 2 (7.14%) Consultant
4 2 (7.14%) Developer
4 2 (7.14%) Enterprise Management Engineer
5 1 (3.57%) Administrator
5 1 (3.57%) Designer
5 1 (3.57%) Monitoring Specialist
5 1 (3.57%) Server Administrator
5 1 (3.57%) WebSphere Administrator
5 1 (3.57%) WebSphere Application Server Administrator
5 1 (3.57%) WebSphere Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (21.43%) Regular Expression
2 4 (14.29%) Middleware
3 1 (3.57%) 802.1X
3 1 (3.57%) IBM Integration Bus
3 1 (3.57%) OpenEmbedded
3 1 (3.57%) OpenGL
3 1 (3.57%) WebKit
3 1 (3.57%) WebSphere MQ
3 1 (3.57%) Yocto
Miscellaneous
1 14 (50.00%) Mainframe
2 4 (14.29%) User Experience
3 2 (7.14%) Clustering
4 1 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.57%) Digital TV
4 1 (3.57%) STB
Operating Systems
1 14 (50.00%) Linux
2 13 (46.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 8 (28.57%) AIX
3 8 (28.57%) HPUX
3 8 (28.57%) Solaris
4 7 (25.00%) Windows
5 6 (21.43%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (21.43%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (21.43%) Windows XP
6 1 (3.57%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (42.86%) ITIL
2 11 (39.29%) Service Management
3 6 (21.43%) Release Management
4 4 (14.29%) Security Monitoring
5 3 (10.71%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (7.14%) Asset Management
6 2 (7.14%) Open Source
6 2 (7.14%) PRINCE2
6 2 (7.14%) Project Management
6 2 (7.14%) Software Asset Management
7 1 (3.57%) DRM
7 1 (3.57%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (28.57%) Java
1 8 (28.57%) Perl
2 6 (21.43%) Bourne shell
2 6 (21.43%) Korn
2 6 (21.43%) PowerShell
2 6 (21.43%) SQL
2 6 (21.43%) VBScript
3 2 (7.14%) Jython
3 2 (7.14%) Shell Script
4 1 (3.57%) C
4 1 (3.57%) C++
4 1 (3.57%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 5 (17.86%) ITIL Certification
2 3 (10.71%) SC Cleared
2 3 (10.71%) Security Cleared
3 2 (7.14%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.57%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 5 (17.86%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 12 (42.86%) Tivoli
2 8 (28.57%) Netcool
2 8 (28.57%) SCOM
3 6 (21.43%) HP SiteScope
4 2 (7.14%) BladeLogic
4 2 (7.14%) CA Wily
4 2 (7.14%) IBM BigFix
4 2 (7.14%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 15 (53.57%) IBM
2 11 (39.29%) Red Hat
3 6 (21.43%) Microsoft
4 5 (17.86%) HP
5 2 (7.14%) ServiceNow
6 1 (3.57%) CheckPoint
6 1 (3.57%) Conax
6 1 (3.57%) Nagra
6 1 (3.57%) Verimatrix
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