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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CA over the 3 months to 19 January 2017 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
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
CA
UK / Scotland
Rank 97 97 113
Rank change year-on-year
0 +16
Contract jobs citing CA 6 33 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.36% 1.25% 0.42%
As % of the Vendors category 0.78% 3.01% 1.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 11 7
Median daily rate - £407 £238
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +71.15%
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £400 £370
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +8.01%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £55.00 £50.00 £14.40
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +247.22%

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
767 1096 957
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 46.04% 41.45% 36.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 415 603 482
Median daily rate £363 £365 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.68% -1.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £242 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 15 23
Median hourly rate £38.50 £35.00 £15.77
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% +121.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £14.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £43.00 £33.20
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £22.50 £16.84
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +33.65%

CA
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Scotland region citing CA as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CA within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 19 January 2017. 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 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
Edinburgh +8 4 - - 2
Glasgow +3 1 - -
West Dunbartonshire - 1 - -
CA
UK

CA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 19 January 2017, 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 Scotland region with a requirement for CA.

1 26 (65.00%) Finance
2 16 (40.00%) HTTPS
3 14 (35.00%) SQL
3 14 (35.00%) PowerShell
4 13 (32.50%) Windows
4 13 (32.50%) Mainframe
5 12 (30.00%) LDAP
5 12 (30.00%) ITIL
5 12 (30.00%) Unix
5 12 (30.00%) Active Directory
6 11 (27.50%) IBM
6 11 (27.50%) Microsoft
6 11 (27.50%) Tivoli
7 10 (25.00%) Tivoli Identity Manager
7 10 (25.00%) Shell Script
7 10 (25.00%) SSL
7 10 (25.00%) SQL Server
7 10 (25.00%) DataPower
7 10 (25.00%) Tivoli Directory Server
7 10 (25.00%) Tivoli Directory Integrator
7 10 (25.00%) Identity Access Management
8 9 (22.50%) Puppet
8 9 (22.50%) SCOrch
8 9 (22.50%) BladeLogic
8 9 (22.50%) JavaScript
8 9 (22.50%) HP
8 9 (22.50%) Dell
8 9 (22.50%) BMC
8 9 (22.50%) Python
8 9 (22.50%) Middleware

CA
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland 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 4 (10.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 4 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 4 (10.00%) MS Exchange
1 4 (10.00%) Skype for Business
1 4 (10.00%) WebSphere
2 1 (2.50%) OpenStack
2 1 (2.50%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.50%) Office 365
2 2 (5.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 16 (40.00%) HTTPS
2 12 (30.00%) LDAP
3 10 (25.00%) SSL
4 6 (15.00%) Firewall
4 6 (15.00%) HTTP
4 6 (15.00%) iSCSI
4 6 (15.00%) NAS
4 6 (15.00%) SAN
5 4 (10.00%) DHCP
5 4 (10.00%) DNS
6 2 (5.00%) Internet
6 2 (5.00%) OpenLDAP
7 1 (2.50%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (5.00%) WinDbg
General
1 26 (65.00%) Finance
2 3 (7.50%) Law
Job Titles
1 16 (40.00%) Analyst
2 13 (32.50%) Mainframe Analyst
2 13 (32.50%) Mainframe Operations Analyst
2 13 (32.50%) Operations Analyst
3 7 (17.50%) Identity Management Specialist
4 6 (15.00%) Automation Engineer
5 4 (10.00%) Tivoli Specialist
6 3 (7.50%) IT Analyst
6 3 (7.50%) Senior Analyst
7 2 (5.00%) Active Directory Engineer
7 2 (5.00%) Senior Systems Analyst
7 2 (5.00%) Systems Analyst
7 2 (5.00%) Systems Engineer
7 2 (5.00%) Technical Specialist
7 2 (5.00%) Unix Engineer
8 1 (2.50%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 1 (2.50%) Identity Management Consultant
8 1 (2.50%) Lead Project Manager
8 1 (2.50%) Sun Engineer
8 1 (2.50%) Systems Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (25.00%) Tivoli Directory Integrator
2 9 (22.50%) Middleware
3 6 (15.00%) J2EE
4 1 (2.50%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 13 (32.50%) Mainframe
2 10 (25.00%) DataPower
3 5 (12.50%) Data Centre
4 4 (10.00%) Blackberry
4 4 (10.00%) Public Cloud
5 2 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 13 (32.50%) Windows
2 12 (30.00%) Unix
3 7 (17.50%) Linux
4 6 (15.00%) Windows Server
5 5 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (10.00%) Windows 10
6 4 (10.00%) Windows 7
6 4 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (7.50%) Solaris
8 1 (2.50%) AIX
8 1 (2.50%) HPUX
8 1 (2.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (2.50%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (2.50%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (30.00%) ITIL
2 10 (25.00%) Identity Access Management
3 8 (20.00%) ITSM
4 7 (17.50%) Identity Management
4 7 (17.50%) OO
5 6 (15.00%) Information Security
5 6 (15.00%) Software Distribution
5 6 (15.00%) Virtual Environments
6 4 (10.00%) Root Cause Analysis
7 2 (5.00%) Performance Monitoring
7 2 (5.00%) Stakeholder Management
8 1 (2.50%) Change Management
8 1 (2.50%) Migration
8 1 (2.50%) Release Management
8 1 (2.50%) Scrum
8 1 (2.50%) Security Monitoring
8 1 (2.50%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (35.00%) PowerShell
1 14 (35.00%) SQL
2 10 (25.00%) Shell Script
3 9 (22.50%) JavaScript
3 9 (22.50%) Jython
3 9 (22.50%) Python
4 1 (2.50%) Bourne shell
4 1 (2.50%) Java
4 1 (2.50%) Korn
4 1 (2.50%) Perl
4 1 (2.50%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 8 (20.00%) SC Cleared
1 8 (20.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (7.50%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 12 (30.00%) Active Directory
2 10 (25.00%) Tivoli Directory Server
3 4 (10.00%) Microsoft App-V
3 4 (10.00%) XenApp
3 4 (10.00%) XenDesktop
4 2 (5.00%) Hyper-V
4 2 (5.00%) VMware ESX
4 2 (5.00%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (5.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 11 (27.50%) Tivoli
2 10 (25.00%) Tivoli Identity Manager
3 9 (22.50%) BladeLogic
3 9 (22.50%) Puppet
3 9 (22.50%) SCOrch
4 8 (20.00%) HP Operations Orchestration
5 5 (12.50%) SCOM
6 4 (10.00%) SCCM
6 4 (10.00%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
6 4 (10.00%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
7 2 (5.00%) CA Single Sign-On
8 1 (2.50%) HP SiteScope
8 1 (2.50%) Netcool
8 1 (2.50%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 11 (27.50%) IBM
1 11 (27.50%) Microsoft
2 9 (22.50%) BMC
2 9 (22.50%) Dell
2 9 (22.50%) HP
3 4 (10.00%) Citrix
3 4 (10.00%) Symantec
4 3 (7.50%) Red Hat
5 2 (5.00%) Cisco
5 2 (5.00%) ForgeRock
5 2 (5.00%) Sun
5 2 (5.00%) Varonis
5 2 (5.00%) VMware
Edinburgh, Midlothian
McGregor Boyall
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