The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of CA products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CA over the 3 months to 2 September 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
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
CA
Rank 112 118 104
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -14
Contract jobs citing CA 23 11 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.69% 0.39% 0.16%
As % of the Vendors category 1.93% 0.90% 0.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 6 1
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£425 £416 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.24% +3.91%
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+13.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £12.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.50 £22.00 £20.50
% change year-on-year
+6.81% +7.31%
CA
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Scotland region.

Vendors Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1191 1218 988
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 35.77% 43.50% 39.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 556 611 481
Average daily rate £355 £350 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.42% -4.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £200 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 49 27 23
Average hourly rate £18.50 £16.50 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.12% +22.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £11.00 £9.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.69 £38.40 £30.10
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.75 £18.50 £19.30
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -4.14%

CA
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

CA Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

CA
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

CA Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

CA
Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CA across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 2 September 2015.

CA Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

CA
Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

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

CA Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

CA
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CA within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 2 September 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh +7 23 £425 -11.91% 1
CA
UK

CA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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 27 (52.94%) Finance
2 26 (50.98%) Mainframe
3 17 (33.33%) zOS
4 16 (31.37%) IBM
5 12 (23.53%) Banking
5 12 (23.53%) CICS
6 11 (21.57%) DB2
7 10 (19.61%) Migration
8 9 (17.65%) Change Management
8 9 (17.65%) IBM Mainframe
9 8 (15.69%) WebSphere
9 8 (15.69%) UNIX
9 8 (15.69%) Windows
10 7 (13.73%) SQL
10 7 (13.73%) BMC
10 7 (13.73%) ACCA
10 7 (13.73%) REXX
10 7 (13.73%) Performance Tuning
10 7 (13.73%) Performance Monitoring
11 6 (11.76%) MBA
11 6 (11.76%) CIMA
11 6 (11.76%) Business Intelligence
11 6 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
12 5 (9.80%) WebSphere Application Server
12 5 (9.80%) JCL
12 5 (9.80%) Data Analysis
12 5 (9.80%) DataPower
13 4 (7.84%) WebSphere Portal
13 4 (7.84%) LPAR
13 4 (7.84%) CA Endevor

CA
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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 12 (23.53%) CICS
2 8 (15.69%) WebSphere
3 5 (9.80%) WebSphere Application Server
4 4 (7.84%) WebSphere Portal
4 4 (7.84%) WebSphere Process Server
5 1 (1.96%) IIS
5 1 (1.96%) JBoss
5 1 (1.96%) JRun
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.84%) LDAP
1 4 (7.84%) SSL
2 3 (5.88%) HTTPS
3 2 (3.92%) SAN
3 2 (3.92%) Firewall
3 2 (3.92%) iSCSI
3 2 (3.92%) NAS
3 2 (3.92%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.96%) DNS
4 1 (1.96%) DHCP
4 1 (1.96%) FTP
4 1 (1.96%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (21.57%) DB2
2 4 (7.84%) PowerCenter
2 4 (7.84%) Oracle Database
3 2 (3.92%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (7.84%) ERwin
1 4 (7.84%) Introscope
2 2 (3.92%) Visual Studio
2 2 (3.92%) MSI
2 2 (3.92%) InstallShield
2 2 (3.92%) AdminStudio
General
1 27 (52.94%) Finance
2 12 (23.53%) Banking
Job Titles
1 18 (35.29%) Analyst
2 13 (25.49%) Operations Analyst
3 11 (21.57%) Administrator
4 4 (7.84%) WebSphere Administrator
4 4 (7.84%) Server Administrator
4 4 (7.84%) Business Manager
4 4 (7.84%) Architect
4 4 (7.84%) WebSphere Application Server Administrator
4 4 (7.84%) Business Intelligence Manager
5 3 (5.88%) DBA
5 3 (5.88%) DB2 DBA
5 3 (5.88%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (3.92%) Tivoli Specialist
6 2 (3.92%) ETL Architect
6 2 (3.92%) Informatica Architect
6 2 (3.92%) RACF Administrator
6 2 (3.92%) MI Analyst
7 1 (1.96%) Identity Management Specialist
7 1 (1.96%) Identity Management Consultant
7 1 (1.96%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (7.84%) Middleware
2 3 (5.88%) .NET Framework
2 3 (5.88%) Application Packaging
2 3 (5.88%) .NET
3 1 (1.96%) ASP.NET
3 1 (1.96%) COM+
3 1 (1.96%) ISAPI
3 1 (1.96%) Tivoli Directory Integrator
Miscellaneous
1 26 (50.98%) Mainframe
2 9 (17.65%) IBM Mainframe
3 6 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (9.80%) DataPower
5 4 (7.84%) LPAR
6 2 (3.92%) Data Integration
7 1 (1.96%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.96%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 17 (33.33%) zOS
2 8 (15.69%) UNIX
2 8 (15.69%) Windows
3 4 (7.84%) AIX
3 4 (7.84%) Solaris
3 4 (7.84%) Linux
3 4 (7.84%) OS/2
4 2 (3.92%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (3.92%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.96%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (19.61%) Migration
2 9 (17.65%) Change Management
3 7 (13.73%) Performance Tuning
3 7 (13.73%) Performance Monitoring
4 6 (11.76%) Business Intelligence
5 5 (9.80%) Data Analysis
6 4 (7.84%) ITIL
6 4 (7.84%) Data Modelling
6 4 (7.84%) ETL
6 4 (7.84%) ETL Development
7 3 (5.88%) Data Migration
8 2 (3.92%) Analytics
8 2 (3.92%) Software Distribution
8 2 (3.92%) Identity Management
9 1 (1.96%) Programme Management
9 1 (1.96%) Business Analysis
9 1 (1.96%) Pay per click
9 1 (1.96%) Network Load Balancing
9 1 (1.96%) SOA
9 1 (1.96%) OO
Programming Languages
1 7 (13.73%) SQL
1 7 (13.73%) REXX
2 5 (9.80%) JCL
3 4 (7.84%) Jython
3 4 (7.84%) Shell Script
4 3 (5.88%) CLIST
4 3 (5.88%) VB
4 3 (5.88%) COBOL
5 2 (3.92%) PowerShell
5 2 (3.92%) Tcl
6 1 (1.96%) R
6 1 (1.96%) C
Qualifications
1 7 (13.73%) ACCA
2 6 (11.76%) CIMA
2 6 (11.76%) MBA
3 2 (3.92%) SC Cleared
3 2 (3.92%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.84%) Data Quality
2 2 (3.92%) QA
3 1 (1.96%) BS7799
3 1 (1.96%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 4 (7.84%) Active Directory
1 4 (7.84%) RACF
2 2 (3.92%) VMware ESX
2 2 (3.92%) Microsoft App-V
2 2 (3.92%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (3.92%) Job Entry Subsystem
3 1 (1.96%) Tivoli Directory Server
Systems Management
1 4 (7.84%) Tivoli
1 4 (7.84%) Tivoli Identity Manager
1 4 (7.84%) CA Endevor
1 4 (7.84%) CA Wily
2 3 (5.88%) SCCM
3 2 (3.92%) WSUS
3 2 (3.92%) OMEGAMON
3 2 (3.92%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 1 (1.96%) WMI
Vendors
1 16 (31.37%) IBM
2 7 (13.73%) BMC
3 4 (7.84%) Informatica
3 4 (7.84%) Oracle
4 2 (3.92%) Symantec
4 2 (3.92%) VMware
4 2 (3.92%) Microsoft
4 2 (3.92%) HP
5 1 (1.96%) Citrix
5 1 (1.96%) Twitter
5 1 (1.96%) Veritas
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