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 8 February 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.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
CA
Rank 77 65 72
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +7
Contract jobs citing CA 1 5 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.10% 0.57% 0.40%
As % of the Vendors category 0.20% 1.29% 0.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 1
Average daily rate - £213 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -43.33%
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
-2.50% +2.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £50.00 £14.00 £19.25
% change year-on-year
+257.14% -27.27%
CA
Berkshire

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
495 388 504
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 50.51% 44.50% 50.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 266 212 249
Average daily rate £375 £375 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -3.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £174 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £517 £525 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 8 14
Average hourly rate £45.00 £55.65 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-19.13% +122.60%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £11.50 £10.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £63.00 £55.65 £180.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £17.40 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+29.31% +5.45%

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 8 February 2016, 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 8 (80.00%) SOAP
1 8 (80.00%) SSL
1 8 (80.00%) IBM
1 8 (80.00%) FTP
1 8 (80.00%) HTTP
1 8 (80.00%) Middleware
1 8 (80.00%) Migration
1 8 (80.00%) SSH
2 7 (70.00%) WebSphere
2 7 (70.00%) IBM Integration Bus
2 7 (70.00%) DataPower
3 5 (50.00%) Web Services
3 5 (50.00%) REST
4 4 (40.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 4 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (40.00%) Software Engineering
4 4 (40.00%) CA Single Sign-On
4 4 (40.00%) LDAP
4 4 (40.00%) Client/Server
4 4 (40.00%) JMS
5 2 (20.00%) Windows Server
5 2 (20.00%) API Integration
5 2 (20.00%) Windows
6 1 (10.00%) Linux
6 1 (10.00%) MQSeries
6 1 (10.00%) C++
6 1 (10.00%) COBOL
6 1 (10.00%) SQL
6 1 (10.00%) Oracle

CA
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 7 (70.00%) WebSphere
2 1 (10.00%) CICS
2 1 (10.00%) MQSeries
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (80.00%) FTP
1 8 (80.00%) HTTP
1 8 (80.00%) SSH
1 8 (80.00%) SSL
2 4 (40.00%) LDAP
3 1 (10.00%) Firewall
3 1 (10.00%) HTTPS
3 1 (10.00%) LAN
3 1 (10.00%) WAN
General
1 1 (10.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) Software Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) Developer
2 3 (30.00%) Developer/Software Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) Software Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Cloud Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (80.00%) Middleware
1 8 (80.00%) SOAP
2 7 (70.00%) IBM Integration Bus
3 5 (50.00%) REST
3 5 (50.00%) Web Services
4 4 (40.00%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 7 (70.00%) DataPower
2 4 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (40.00%) Client/Server
3 1 (10.00%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 2 (20.00%) Windows
1 2 (20.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (10.00%) Linux
2 1 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (10.00%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (80.00%) Migration
2 4 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (40.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 4 (40.00%) Software Engineering
3 2 (20.00%) API Integration
4 1 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (10.00%) Problem Management
4 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 1 (10.00%) Assembly Language
1 1 (10.00%) C++
1 1 (10.00%) COBOL
1 1 (10.00%) JCL
1 1 (10.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (10.00%) REXX
1 1 (10.00%) Ruby
1 1 (10.00%) SQL
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (10.00%) Hyper-V
1 1 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (10.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (40.00%) CA Single Sign-On
2 1 (10.00%) Puppet
2 1 (10.00%) SCCM
2 1 (10.00%) SCOM
2 1 (10.00%) SCVMM
2 1 (10.00%) Windows Intune
Vendors
1 8 (80.00%) IBM
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle
2 1 (10.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (10.00%) RightScale
2 1 (10.00%) VMware
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