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 30 September 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.

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
CA
Rank 128 137 101
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -36
Contract jobs citing CA 32 37 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.91% 0.83% 1.18%
As % of the Vendors category 1.98% 2.04% 2.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 21 22
Median daily rate £475 £465 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.15% +16.25%
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £445 £393
% change year-on-year
+6.74% +13.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 5
Median hourly rate £42.50 - £22.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £27.50 £23.00
% change year-on-year
+54.54% +19.56%
CA
England

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
1613 1814 1519
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 45.72% 40.52% 47.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 949 1045 819
Median daily rate £400 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £231 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 79 92 106
Median hourly rate £20.73 £16.50 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.63% -8.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.50 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £42.02 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £18.00 £18.00

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 30 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Manchester -12 25 £475 -2.06% 1
Cheshire +5 4 £480 +6.66%
Lancashire - 3 £513 - 1
CA
England

CA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 30 September 2016, 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 38 (67.86%) Mainframe
2 36 (64.29%) Finance
3 13 (23.21%) IBM
4 10 (17.86%) Linux
5 7 (12.50%) Red Hat
5 7 (12.50%) Tivoli
5 7 (12.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 6 (10.71%) Middleware
6 6 (10.71%) DB2
7 5 (8.93%) WebSphere Application Server
7 5 (8.93%) JBoss
7 5 (8.93%) ITIL
7 5 (8.93%) Apache
7 5 (8.93%) Tomcat
7 5 (8.93%) HTTP
7 5 (8.93%) Shell Script
7 5 (8.93%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
7 5 (8.93%) Service Management
7 5 (8.93%) CA Wily
7 5 (8.93%) WebSphere
8 4 (7.14%) Migration
8 4 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (7.14%) Banking
8 4 (7.14%) zOS
8 4 (7.14%) User Experience
9 3 (5.36%) Open Source
9 3 (5.36%) Solaris
9 3 (5.36%) Project Management
9 3 (5.36%) Configuration Management
9 3 (5.36%) LDAP

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 5 (8.93%) Apache
1 5 (8.93%) JBoss
1 5 (8.93%) Tomcat
1 5 (8.93%) WebSphere
1 5 (8.93%) WebSphere Application Server
2 2 (3.57%) CICS
2 2 (3.57%) GlassFish
2 2 (3.57%) IBM HTTP Server
2 2 (3.57%) Liferay
2 2 (3.57%) Oracle HTTP Server
2 2 (3.57%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 2 (3.57%) WebLogic
2 2 (3.57%) WebLogic Portal
3 1 (1.79%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (1.79%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.79%) MS Office
1 1 (1.79%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.79%) CA PPM
1 1 (1.79%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 5 (8.93%) HTTP
2 3 (5.36%) LDAP
2 3 (5.36%) SSL
3 2 (3.57%) 802.11
3 2 (3.57%) DHCP
3 2 (3.57%) DLNA
3 2 (3.57%) DNS
3 2 (3.57%) DVB
3 2 (3.57%) IGMP
3 2 (3.57%) IPv4
3 2 (3.57%) IPv6
3 2 (3.57%) PPP
3 2 (3.57%) TCP/IP
3 2 (3.57%) UPnP
4 1 (1.79%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (10.71%) DB2
2 1 (1.79%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (1.79%) Oracle Database
2 1 (1.79%) Oracle Database 12c
2 1 (1.79%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (1.79%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (3.57%) Introscope
2 1 (1.79%) CA Gen
General
1 36 (64.29%) Finance
2 4 (7.14%) Banking
3 3 (5.36%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.79%) Electronics
4 1 (1.79%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.79%) Marketing
4 1 (1.79%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (1.79%) Swedish Language
Job Titles
1 33 (58.93%) Analyst
1 33 (58.93%) Operations Analyst
2 32 (57.14%) Mainframe Analyst
2 32 (57.14%) Mainframe Operations Analyst
3 6 (10.71%) Administrator
4 5 (8.93%) DBA
5 3 (5.36%) Systems Administrator
6 2 (3.57%) Consultant
6 2 (3.57%) DB2 DBA
6 2 (3.57%) Developer
7 1 (1.79%) Architect
7 1 (1.79%) Business Intelligence Manager
7 1 (1.79%) Business Intelligence Project Manager
7 1 (1.79%) DevOps Engineer
7 1 (1.79%) Mainframe Architect
7 1 (1.79%) NHS Project Manager
7 1 (1.79%) Project Manager
7 1 (1.79%) Software Engineer
7 1 (1.79%) Technical Delivery Manager
7 1 (1.79%) WebSphere Application Server Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (10.71%) Middleware
2 2 (3.57%) 802.1X
2 2 (3.57%) OpenEmbedded
2 2 (3.57%) OpenGL
2 2 (3.57%) Oracle Fusion
2 2 (3.57%) WebKit
2 2 (3.57%) Yocto
3 1 (1.79%) IBM Integration Bus
3 1 (1.79%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 38 (67.86%) Mainframe
2 4 (7.14%) User Experience
3 3 (5.36%) Clustering
4 2 (3.57%) Digital TV
4 2 (3.57%) LPAR
4 2 (3.57%) STB
5 1 (1.79%) IBM Mainframe
5 1 (1.79%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 10 (17.86%) Linux
2 7 (12.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (7.14%) zOS
4 3 (5.36%) Solaris
4 3 (5.36%) Unix
5 2 (3.57%) AIX
5 2 (3.57%) Embedded Linux
5 2 (3.57%) HPUX
5 2 (3.57%) MVS
5 2 (3.57%) SUSE
5 2 (3.57%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
6 1 (1.79%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (8.93%) ITIL
1 5 (8.93%) Service Management
2 4 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (7.14%) Migration
3 3 (5.36%) Configuration Management
3 3 (5.36%) Open Source
3 3 (5.36%) Project Management
4 2 (3.57%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (3.57%) Continuous Delivery
4 2 (3.57%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (3.57%) DRM
4 2 (3.57%) PRINCE2
4 2 (3.57%) Problem Management
4 2 (3.57%) SOA
4 2 (3.57%) System Testing
5 1 (1.79%) Digital Marketing
5 1 (1.79%) Integration Testing
5 1 (1.79%) PRINCE
5 1 (1.79%) Programme Management
5 1 (1.79%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 5 (8.93%) Shell Script
2 3 (5.36%) Jython
3 2 (3.57%) C
3 2 (3.57%) C++
3 2 (3.57%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 2 (3.57%) Degree
1 2 (3.57%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.79%) CCNA
2 1 (1.79%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (1.79%) PMI Certification
2 1 (1.79%) PMP
2 1 (1.79%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.79%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 5 (8.93%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
2 2 (3.57%) Firmware
2 2 (3.57%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (3.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.79%) Time Sharing Option
Systems Management
1 7 (12.50%) Tivoli
2 5 (8.93%) CA Wily
3 3 (5.36%) BladeLogic
3 3 (5.36%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (3.57%) HP Data Protector
4 2 (3.57%) nmon
4 2 (3.57%) Puppet
5 1 (1.79%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 1 (1.79%) Oracle RMAN
5 1 (1.79%) SCOM
Vendors
1 13 (23.21%) IBM
2 7 (12.50%) Red Hat
3 3 (5.36%) Oracle
4 2 (3.57%) Conax
4 2 (3.57%) Endeca
4 2 (3.57%) HP
4 2 (3.57%) Microsoft
4 2 (3.57%) Nagra
4 2 (3.57%) Verimatrix
4 2 (3.57%) VMware
5 1 (1.79%) CheckPoint
5 1 (1.79%) Cisco
5 1 (1.79%) EMC
5 1 (1.79%) Remedy
5 1 (1.79%) SAP
Lytham St. Annes, Lancashire
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