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 3 May 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
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
CA
Rank 155 149 113
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -36
Contract jobs citing CA 11 12 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.27% 0.31% 0.94%
As % of the Vendors category 0.61% 0.67% 2.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 5 4
Median daily rate £400 £375 £368
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +2.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £343 £258 £209
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £445 £451
UK excluding London median daily rate £423 £390 £365
% change year-on-year
+8.33% +6.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 8
Median hourly rate - - £18.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.75 £40.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-20.62% +122.22%
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
1807 1787 1360
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 44.81% 45.69% 42.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 1024 856 646
Median daily rate £400 £400 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £230 £195
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £650 £465
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 78 111 115
Median hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% -30.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.49 £11.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.17 £49.50 £44.70
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CA across the North West region over the 3 months to 3 May 2016.

CA Daily Rate Histogram 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 3 May 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 -8 5 £351 +7.17%
Cheshire -10 4 £425 +6.25%
CA
England

CA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 3 May 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 18 (45.00%) Oracle
2 14 (35.00%) IBM
2 14 (35.00%) Finance
3 12 (30.00%) Unix
4 11 (27.50%) Windows
4 11 (27.50%) Mainframe
4 11 (27.50%) Banking
5 10 (25.00%) Migration
6 9 (22.50%) Middleware
7 8 (20.00%) iPlanet
7 8 (20.00%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 8 (20.00%) WebSphere Application Server
7 8 (20.00%) SQL
7 8 (20.00%) Java
7 8 (20.00%) Apache
7 8 (20.00%) HTTP
7 8 (20.00%) IBM HTTP Server
7 8 (20.00%) Introscope
7 8 (20.00%) WebSphere
7 8 (20.00%) CA Wily
8 7 (17.50%) Base SAS
8 7 (17.50%) Data Modelling
8 7 (17.50%) ETL
8 7 (17.50%) SAS
8 7 (17.50%) VBA
8 7 (17.50%) Informatica
8 7 (17.50%) ERwin
9 6 (15.00%) Tivoli
9 6 (15.00%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
10 5 (12.50%) DB2

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 8 (20.00%) Apache
1 8 (20.00%) IBM HTTP Server
1 8 (20.00%) iPlanet
1 8 (20.00%) Oracle HTTP Server
1 8 (20.00%) WebSphere
1 8 (20.00%) WebSphere Application Server
2 7 (17.50%) SAS
3 4 (10.00%) CICS
3 4 (10.00%) JBoss
3 4 (10.00%) Tomcat
3 4 (10.00%) WebLogic
4 1 (2.50%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (10.00%) MS Office
2 2 (5.00%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.50%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (10.00%) CA PPM
2 1 (2.50%) Cognos TM1
2 1 (2.50%) HFM
Communications & Networking
1 8 (20.00%) HTTP
2 4 (10.00%) HTTPS
2 4 (10.00%) Internet
2 4 (10.00%) SSL
3 3 (7.50%) DMZ
4 1 (2.50%) FTP
4 1 (2.50%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (17.50%) Base SAS
2 5 (12.50%) DB2
3 1 (2.50%) Easytrieve
3 1 (2.50%) Essbase
3 1 (2.50%) IDMS
3 1 (2.50%) Oracle Database
3 1 (2.50%) Oracle Database 12c
3 1 (2.50%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (2.50%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 8 (20.00%) Introscope
2 7 (17.50%) ERwin
3 2 (5.00%) CA Gen
General
1 14 (35.00%) Finance
2 11 (27.50%) Banking
3 1 (2.50%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (2.50%) Retail
3 1 (2.50%) Retail Banking
3 1 (2.50%) Swedish Language
Job Titles
1 8 (20.00%) Architect
2 7 (17.50%) Author
2 7 (17.50%) Technical Author
3 5 (12.50%) Delivery Manager
3 5 (12.50%) Technical Delivery Manager
3 5 (12.50%) Technical Manager
4 3 (7.50%) Analyst
4 3 (7.50%) Applications Specialist
4 3 (7.50%) DBA
4 3 (7.50%) Infrastructure Manager
4 3 (7.50%) Infrastructure Project Manager
4 3 (7.50%) Project Manager
4 3 (7.50%) Server Specialist
4 3 (7.50%) WebSphere Server Specialist
4 3 (7.50%) WebSphere Specialist
5 2 (5.00%) Applications Manager
5 2 (5.00%) Business Information Manager
5 2 (5.00%) Business Intelligence Manager
5 2 (5.00%) Business Intelligence Project Manager
5 2 (5.00%) Mainframe Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (22.50%) Middleware
2 4 (10.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (27.50%) Mainframe
2 3 (7.50%) Graphic Design
3 1 (2.50%) IBM Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 12 (30.00%) Unix
2 11 (27.50%) Windows
3 5 (12.50%) Linux
4 4 (10.00%) AIX
4 4 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (10.00%) zOS
5 2 (5.00%) MVS
6 1 (2.50%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (25.00%) Migration
2 7 (17.50%) Data Modelling
2 7 (17.50%) ETL
3 5 (12.50%) Integration Testing
4 4 (10.00%) Project Management
5 2 (5.00%) Analytics
5 2 (5.00%) Asset Management
5 2 (5.00%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (5.00%) Change Control
5 2 (5.00%) IT Asset Management
5 2 (5.00%) ITIL
5 2 (5.00%) ITIL V3
5 2 (5.00%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (5.00%) Software License Management
5 2 (5.00%) System Testing
6 1 (2.50%) Change Management
6 1 (2.50%) Infrastructure Management
6 1 (2.50%) Programme Management
6 1 (2.50%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (2.50%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 8 (20.00%) Java
1 8 (20.00%) SQL
2 7 (17.50%) VBA
3 4 (10.00%) Jython
3 4 (10.00%) Korn
3 4 (10.00%) Perl
3 4 (10.00%) Shell Script
4 1 (2.50%) C
4 1 (2.50%) COBOL
4 1 (2.50%) JCL
Qualifications
1 1 (2.50%) ACCA
1 1 (2.50%) CCNA
1 1 (2.50%) CIMA
1 1 (2.50%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (2.50%) PMI Certification
1 1 (2.50%) PMP
1 1 (2.50%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.50%) QA
System Software
1 6 (15.00%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
2 1 (2.50%) RACF
2 1 (2.50%) Time Sharing Option
Systems Management
1 8 (20.00%) CA Wily
2 6 (15.00%) Tivoli
3 1 (2.50%) CA Endevor
3 1 (2.50%) OMEGAMON
3 1 (2.50%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 1 (2.50%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (2.50%) SCOM
Vendors
1 18 (45.00%) Oracle
2 14 (35.00%) IBM
3 7 (17.50%) Informatica
4 4 (10.00%) Microsoft
4 4 (10.00%) Red Hat
4 4 (10.00%) Sun
5 2 (5.00%) Adobe
5 2 (5.00%) Autodesk
5 2 (5.00%) Citrix
5 2 (5.00%) SAP
5 2 (5.00%) Sophos
6 1 (2.50%) Cisco
6 1 (2.50%) Cognos
6 1 (2.50%) EMC
6 1 (2.50%) Nimsoft
6 1 (2.50%) Remedy