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 3 December 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.

3 months to
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
CA
Rank 101 88 117
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +29
Contract jobs citing CA 18 45 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.91% 1.56% 0.49%
As % of the Vendors category 1.86% 3.88% 1.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 17 9
Median daily rate £433 £407 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.39% +35.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £383 £300 £206
10% offered a daily rate of more than £474 £485 £390
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £425 £338
% change year-on-year
-1.17% +25.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £53.75 £19.75 £30.25
% change year-on-year
+172.15% -34.71%
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
967 1161 1088
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 48.94% 40.19% 38.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 565 594 568
Median daily rate £340 £350 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% -3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £195 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £488 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £380 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.97% +4.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 24 21
Median hourly rate £15.00 £18.75 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% -25.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £11.72 £12.17
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £42.55 £49.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%

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
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 3 December 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CA within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 3 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Renfrewshire -3 9 £420 +5.00%
Edinburgh -9 4 - -
West Dunbartonshire - 4 £495 -
Glasgow +2 1 - - 1
CA
UK

CA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 3 December 2016, 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 52 (73.24%) Finance
2 34 (47.89%) Mainframe
3 21 (29.58%) ITIL
4 20 (28.17%) SQL
5 18 (25.35%) HTTPS
5 18 (25.35%) PowerShell
6 17 (23.94%) Windows
7 16 (22.54%) Unix
8 15 (21.13%) IBM
8 15 (21.13%) Microsoft
9 14 (19.72%) SQL Server
9 14 (19.72%) Active Directory
10 13 (18.31%) Tivoli
10 13 (18.31%) LDAP
11 12 (16.90%) Tivoli Identity Manager
11 12 (16.90%) Shell Script
11 12 (16.90%) SSL
11 12 (16.90%) DataPower
11 12 (16.90%) Tivoli Directory Server
11 12 (16.90%) Tivoli Directory Integrator
11 12 (16.90%) Identity Access Management
12 11 (15.49%) HP
13 10 (14.08%) Middleware
13 10 (14.08%) JavaScript
14 9 (12.68%) Python
14 9 (12.68%) Dell
14 9 (12.68%) BMC
14 9 (12.68%) BladeLogic
14 9 (12.68%) SCOM
14 9 (12.68%) Jython

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 7 (9.86%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 7 (9.86%) Exchange Server 2010
1 7 (9.86%) MS Exchange
1 7 (9.86%) Skype for Business
2 5 (7.04%) WebSphere
3 2 (2.82%) PowerExchange
4 1 (1.41%) CICS
4 1 (1.41%) OpenStack
4 1 (1.41%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.23%) Office 365
2 2 (2.82%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 18 (25.35%) HTTPS
2 13 (18.31%) LDAP
3 12 (16.90%) SSL
4 7 (9.86%) DHCP
4 7 (9.86%) DNS
5 6 (8.45%) Firewall
5 6 (8.45%) HTTP
5 6 (8.45%) iSCSI
5 6 (8.45%) NAS
5 6 (8.45%) SAN
6 2 (2.82%) Internet
7 1 (1.41%) Intranet
7 1 (1.41%) OpenLDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (19.72%) SQL Server
2 7 (9.86%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (2.82%) Data Lake
3 2 (2.82%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (2.82%) Hadoop
3 2 (2.82%) Oracle Database
3 2 (2.82%) PowerCenter
4 1 (1.41%) DB2
Development Applications
1 2 (2.82%) ERwin
1 2 (2.82%) WinDbg
General
1 52 (73.24%) Finance
2 5 (7.04%) Law
3 2 (2.82%) Banking
4 1 (1.41%) Advertising
4 1 (1.41%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 37 (52.11%) Analyst
2 31 (43.66%) Mainframe Analyst
2 31 (43.66%) Mainframe Operations Analyst
2 31 (43.66%) Operations Analyst
3 8 (11.27%) Identity Management Specialist
4 6 (8.45%) Automation Engineer
5 5 (7.04%) Systems Analyst
5 5 (7.04%) Tivoli Specialist
6 4 (5.63%) 3rd Line Support
6 4 (5.63%) Architect
6 4 (5.63%) Consultant
6 4 (5.63%) Service Architect
7 3 (4.23%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
7 3 (4.23%) Administrator
7 3 (4.23%) IT Analyst
7 3 (4.23%) Senior Analyst
7 3 (4.23%) Service Management Architect
7 3 (4.23%) Systems Administrator
7 3 (4.23%) Systems Engineer
7 3 (4.23%) Systems Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (16.90%) Tivoli Directory Integrator
2 10 (14.08%) Middleware
3 7 (9.86%) J2EE
4 3 (4.23%) Regular Expression
5 1 (1.41%) ISPF
Miscellaneous
1 34 (47.89%) Mainframe
2 12 (16.90%) DataPower
3 7 (9.86%) Blackberry
4 6 (8.45%) Data Centre
5 4 (5.63%) Public Cloud
6 2 (2.82%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (1.41%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (1.41%) IBM Mainframe
7 1 (1.41%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 17 (23.94%) Windows
2 16 (22.54%) Unix
3 8 (11.27%) Linux
3 8 (11.27%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (9.86%) Windows 10
4 7 (9.86%) Windows 7
4 7 (9.86%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (8.45%) Windows Server
6 3 (4.23%) Solaris
7 2 (2.82%) AIX
7 2 (2.82%) HPUX
8 1 (1.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (1.41%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (1.41%) Windows XP
8 1 (1.41%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (29.58%) ITIL
2 12 (16.90%) Identity Access Management
3 9 (12.68%) ITSM
4 8 (11.27%) Identity Management
5 7 (9.86%) Information Security
5 7 (9.86%) OO
5 7 (9.86%) Root Cause Analysis
6 6 (8.45%) Service Management
6 6 (8.45%) Software Distribution
6 6 (8.45%) Virtual Environments
7 4 (5.63%) Service Design
8 3 (4.23%) Customer Engagement
8 3 (4.23%) ITIL V3
8 3 (4.23%) Migration
8 3 (4.23%) Performance Monitoring
8 3 (4.23%) Requirements Management
8 3 (4.23%) Service Delivery
9 2 (2.82%) Data Modelling
9 2 (2.82%) ETL
9 2 (2.82%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 20 (28.17%) SQL
2 18 (25.35%) PowerShell
3 12 (16.90%) Shell Script
4 10 (14.08%) JavaScript
5 9 (12.68%) Jython
5 9 (12.68%) Python
6 3 (4.23%) Java
6 3 (4.23%) Perl
6 3 (4.23%) VBScript
7 2 (2.82%) Bourne shell
7 2 (2.82%) Korn
8 1 (1.41%) C
8 1 (1.41%) C++
8 1 (1.41%) Groovy
8 1 (1.41%) JCL
8 1 (1.41%) PHP
Qualifications
1 8 (11.27%) SC Cleared
1 8 (11.27%) Security Cleared
2 3 (4.23%) DV Cleared
3 2 (2.82%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.82%) Data Quality
System Software
1 14 (19.72%) Active Directory
2 12 (16.90%) Tivoli Directory Server
3 7 (9.86%) Microsoft App-V
3 7 (9.86%) XenApp
3 7 (9.86%) XenDesktop
4 2 (2.82%) Hyper-V
4 2 (2.82%) VMware ESX
4 2 (2.82%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (2.82%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (1.41%) RACF
5 1 (1.41%) Time Sharing Option
Systems Management
1 13 (18.31%) Tivoli
2 12 (16.90%) Tivoli Identity Manager
3 9 (12.68%) BladeLogic
3 9 (12.68%) Puppet
3 9 (12.68%) SCOM
3 9 (12.68%) SCOrch
4 8 (11.27%) HP Operations Orchestration
5 7 (9.86%) SCCM
5 7 (9.86%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 7 (9.86%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 3 (4.23%) HP SiteScope
7 2 (2.82%) Netcool
8 1 (1.41%) CA Single Sign-On
8 1 (1.41%) OMEGAMON
8 1 (1.41%) TeamSite
8 1 (1.41%) Unicenter
Vendors
1 15 (21.13%) IBM
1 15 (21.13%) Microsoft
2 11 (15.49%) HP
3 9 (12.68%) BMC
3 9 (12.68%) Dell
4 7 (9.86%) Citrix
4 7 (9.86%) Symantec
5 4 (5.63%) Nimsoft
6 3 (4.23%) Oracle
7 2 (2.82%) Cisco
7 2 (2.82%) Informatica
7 2 (2.82%) Red Hat
7 2 (2.82%) Teradata
7 2 (2.82%) Varonis
7 2 (2.82%) VMware
8 1 (1.41%) Compuware
8 1 (1.41%) ForgeRock
8 1 (1.41%) SAP
8 1 (1.41%) Sun