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 18 September 2014 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
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
CA
Rank 66 78 86
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +8
Contract jobs citing CA 3 1 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.34% 0.10% 0.94%
As % of the Vendors category 0.75% 0.20% 1.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate
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£290 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.00 - £17.50
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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
400 504 780
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 45.98% 50.60% 56.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 196 214 224
Average daily rate £388 £385 £345
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.64% +11.59%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £262 £200 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 21 21
Average hourly rate £17.50 £14.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -30.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.40 £11.42
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.50 £45.00 £24.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £19.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.63% +2.70%

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 18 September 2014, 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 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (75.00%) Windows 7
3 2 (50.00%) XenApp
3 2 (50.00%) SCCM
3 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
3 2 (50.00%) Altiris
3 2 (50.00%) PKI
3 2 (50.00%) Citrix Presentation Server
3 2 (50.00%) Fat Client
3 2 (50.00%) Thin Client
3 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
3 2 (50.00%) Microsoft App-V
3 2 (50.00%) AppSense
3 2 (50.00%) HP
3 2 (50.00%) Citrix
3 2 (50.00%) NetIQ
3 2 (50.00%) Configuration Management
4 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery
4 1 (25.00%) Change Management
4 1 (25.00%) Finance
4 1 (25.00%) Validation
4 1 (25.00%) Migration
4 1 (25.00%) Replication
4 1 (25.00%) VMware
4 1 (25.00%) Veritas
4 1 (25.00%) C#
4 1 (25.00%) SQL

CA
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, 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 1 (25.00%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (25.00%) Architect
1 1 (25.00%) Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Release Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Technical Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Desktop Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Thin Client
1 2 (50.00%) PKI
1 2 (50.00%) Fat Client
2 1 (25.00%) Smartcard
2 1 (25.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (75.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (25.00%) Change Management
2 1 (25.00%) Validation
2 1 (25.00%) Migration
2 1 (25.00%) Network Design
2 1 (25.00%) Unit Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Performance Management
2 1 (25.00%) Build Automation
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) C#
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
1 1 (25.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft App-V
2 2 (50.00%) Citrix Presentation Server
2 2 (50.00%) XenApp
3 1 (25.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 1 (25.00%) vSphere
3 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) HP
2 2 (50.00%) Citrix
2 2 (50.00%) NetIQ
2 2 (50.00%) AppSense
2 2 (50.00%) Altiris
3 1 (25.00%) VMware
3 1 (25.00%) Veritas
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco