The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of CA products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CA over the 3 months to 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
CA
Rank 72 65 72
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +7
Contract jobs citing CA 5 4 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.50% 0.46% 0.70%
As % of the Vendors category 0.95% 0.99% 1.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 2 2
Average daily rate
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£525 £290 £135
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+81.03% +114.81%
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £384 £350
% change year-on-year
+10.67% +9.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.50 £22.00 £20.50
% change year-on-year
+6.81% +7.31%
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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 Reading region.

Vendors Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
525 406 490
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 52.29% 47.05% 48.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 293 186 195
Average daily rate £413 £375 £368
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% +2.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £233 £255 £168
10% offered a daily rate of more than £548 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 25 27
Average hourly rate £21.55 £17.07 £30.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+26.24% -44.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.75 £12.50 £12.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.90 £19.00 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £19.30
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -9.32%

CA
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing CA across the Reading region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

CA Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

CA
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

CA Daily Rate Trend in Reading

CA
Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

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

CA Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

CA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Reading 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 6 (66.67%) Web Services
1 6 (66.67%) IBM
2 5 (55.56%) FTP
2 5 (55.56%) HTTP
2 5 (55.56%) SSL
2 5 (55.56%) SOAP
2 5 (55.56%) Middleware
2 5 (55.56%) Migration
2 5 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (55.56%) SSH
2 5 (55.56%) WebSphere
2 5 (55.56%) DataPower
2 5 (55.56%) WebSphere Message Broker
3 4 (44.44%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (44.44%) REST
3 4 (44.44%) Continuous Improvement
3 4 (44.44%) Software Engineering
3 4 (44.44%) CA Single Sign-On
3 4 (44.44%) LDAP
3 4 (44.44%) Client/Server
3 4 (44.44%) JMS
4 3 (33.33%) Finance
5 2 (22.22%) Content Management
5 2 (22.22%) Banking
5 2 (22.22%) CMS
5 2 (22.22%) Knowledge Management
5 2 (22.22%) ServiceNow
5 2 (22.22%) CMDB
5 2 (22.22%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (22.22%) Unit Testing

CA
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Reading 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 5 (55.56%) WebSphere
2 2 (22.22%) CMS
Business Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Cognos TM1
Communications & Networking
1 5 (55.56%) FTP
1 5 (55.56%) HTTP
1 5 (55.56%) SSL
1 5 (55.56%) SSH
2 4 (44.44%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) DB2
General
1 3 (33.33%) Finance
2 2 (22.22%) Banking
2 2 (22.22%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Software Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Developer
3 2 (22.22%) ServiceNow Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Software Developer
4 1 (11.11%) DBA
4 1 (11.11%) DB2 DBA
4 1 (11.11%) Mainframe DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (66.67%) Web Services
2 5 (55.56%) Middleware
2 5 (55.56%) WebSphere Message Broker
2 5 (55.56%) SOAP
3 4 (44.44%) REST
3 4 (44.44%) JMS
4 2 (22.22%) XML
4 2 (22.22%) CSS
4 2 (22.22%) HTML
5 1 (11.11%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 5 (55.56%) DataPower
2 4 (44.44%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (44.44%) Client/Server
3 2 (22.22%) CMDB
4 1 (11.11%) Mainframe
4 1 (11.11%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Migration
1 5 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (44.44%) Continuous Improvement
2 4 (44.44%) Software Engineering
3 2 (22.22%) Knowledge Management
3 2 (22.22%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (22.22%) Unit Testing
3 2 (22.22%) ITIL
3 2 (22.22%) ITSM
3 2 (22.22%) Workflow
3 2 (22.22%) Content Management
4 1 (11.11%) Project Management
4 1 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) Java
1 2 (22.22%) SQL
2 1 (11.11%) REXX
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) ACCA
1 1 (11.11%) CIMA
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) RACF
Systems Management
1 4 (44.44%) CA Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 6 (66.67%) IBM
2 2 (22.22%) HP
2 2 (22.22%) BMC
2 2 (22.22%) ServiceNow
3 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
3 1 (11.11%) Cognos