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 24 July 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
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
CA
Rank 74 108 121
Rank change year-on-year
+34 +13
Contract jobs citing CA 61 30 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 2.35% 0.94% 0.48%
As % of the Vendors category 5.23% 2.65% 1.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 18 5
Median daily rate £475 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.76% +13.33%
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £425 £415
% change year-on-year
-1.17% +2.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 4
Median hourly rate £36.00 - £21.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £23.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+56.52% +9.52%
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
1166 1131 1079
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 44.93% 35.49% 39.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 609 506 514
Median daily rate £340 £350 £345
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% +1.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £457 £456
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 39 26
Median hourly rate £41.00 £16.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+156.25% -15.78%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.89 £9.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £42.50 £27.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.50 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+13.88% +2.85%

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 24 July 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 24 July 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
Edinburgh +6 39 £475 +11.76% 1
Renfrewshire - 15 £300 -
Glasgow +8 5 £400 -
Stirling - 2 £425 -
CA
UK

CA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 68 (49.28%) Finance
2 52 (37.68%) ITIL
3 47 (34.06%) SQL
4 44 (31.88%) HP
5 37 (26.81%) Active Directory
6 35 (25.36%) Windows
7 34 (24.64%) Mainframe
8 29 (21.01%) Microsoft
8 29 (21.01%) PowerShell
9 27 (19.57%) IBM
10 26 (18.84%) Service Management
10 26 (18.84%) Unix
11 25 (18.12%) RACF
12 24 (17.39%) Firewall
12 24 (17.39%) Security Cleared
12 24 (17.39%) Identity Access Management
13 21 (15.22%) SCOM
13 21 (15.22%) SC Cleared
13 21 (15.22%) CA Single Sign-On
13 21 (15.22%) Linux
14 20 (14.49%) Tivoli
15 19 (13.77%) JavaScript
15 19 (13.77%) Windows Server 2008
16 18 (13.04%) Java
16 18 (13.04%) SQL Server
16 18 (13.04%) Windows Server
17 17 (12.32%) Python
17 17 (12.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
18 15 (10.87%) CA Spectrum
18 15 (10.87%) ITSM

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 9 (6.52%) WebSphere
2 8 (5.80%) MS Exchange
2 8 (5.80%) OpenStack
3 7 (5.07%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 6 (4.35%) SharePoint
5 5 (3.62%) Exchange Server 2007
5 5 (3.62%) Exchange Server 2013
6 4 (2.90%) CICS
6 4 (2.90%) GlassFish
6 4 (2.90%) JBoss
7 3 (2.17%) Exchange Server 2010
7 3 (2.17%) Skype for Business
8 2 (1.45%) PowerExchange
Applications
1 6 (4.35%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (1.45%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.72%) Faxination
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.17%) SaaS
2 1 (0.72%) HP Helion
2 1 (0.72%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.72%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 24 (17.39%) Firewall
2 14 (10.14%) SAN
3 11 (7.97%) HTTPS
4 10 (7.25%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 10 (7.25%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 9 (6.52%) DHCP
5 9 (6.52%) DNS
5 9 (6.52%) NAS
6 8 (5.80%) HTTP
6 8 (5.80%) iSCSI
7 6 (4.35%) LAN
7 6 (4.35%) WAN
8 5 (3.62%) LDAP
8 5 (3.62%) SMTP
9 4 (2.90%) NetScaler
10 3 (2.17%) SSL
11 1 (0.72%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (13.04%) SQL Server
2 13 (9.42%) Oracle Database
3 10 (7.25%) PowerCenter
4 7 (5.07%) SQL Server 2008
5 6 (4.35%) DB2
5 6 (4.35%) Relational Database
6 4 (2.90%) Big Data
6 4 (2.90%) SQL Server 2005
6 4 (2.90%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (1.45%) Data Lake
7 2 (1.45%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (1.45%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 10 (7.25%) ERwin
2 4 (2.90%) Introscope
3 2 (1.45%) ProC
General
1 68 (49.28%) Finance
2 12 (8.70%) Banking
3 11 (7.97%) Financial Institution
4 7 (5.07%) Law
5 2 (1.45%) Marketing
6 1 (0.72%) Advertising
6 1 (0.72%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 31 (22.46%) Consultant
2 27 (19.57%) Analyst
3 23 (16.67%) Architect
4 22 (15.94%) Operations Analyst
5 20 (14.49%) Mainframe Analyst
5 20 (14.49%) Mainframe Operations Analyst
6 17 (12.32%) Security Consultant
7 13 (9.42%) Administrator
8 11 (7.97%) Security Architect
9 10 (7.25%) Network Engineer
10 9 (6.52%) Systems Administrator
11 8 (5.80%) Monitoring Engineer
11 8 (5.80%) Monitoring Specialist
12 7 (5.07%) Informatica Consultant
12 7 (5.07%) Systems Engineer
12 7 (5.07%) Systems Monitoring Engineer
13 5 (3.62%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
13 5 (3.62%) DB2 DBA
13 5 (3.62%) DBA
13 5 (3.62%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (10.87%) Middleware
2 14 (10.14%) Regular Expression
3 5 (3.62%) Tivoli Directory Integrator
4 4 (2.90%) Hibernate
4 4 (2.90%) HTML
4 4 (2.90%) Java EE
4 4 (2.90%) Struts
5 1 (0.72%) ISPF
5 1 (0.72%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 34 (24.64%) Mainframe
2 14 (10.14%) Data Centre
3 12 (8.70%) Public Cloud
4 8 (5.80%) Hedge funds
5 7 (5.07%) Blackberry
6 6 (4.35%) Management Information System
6 6 (4.35%) PKI
7 5 (3.62%) Analytical Skills
7 5 (3.62%) Clustering
7 5 (3.62%) DataPower
8 3 (2.17%) IBM Mainframe
8 3 (2.17%) Replication
9 2 (1.45%) Computer Science
9 2 (1.45%) Enterprise Software
9 2 (1.45%) Health Informatics
9 2 (1.45%) Informatics
9 2 (1.45%) User Experience
9 2 (1.45%) Virtual Team
10 1 (0.72%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 35 (25.36%) Windows
2 26 (18.84%) Unix
3 21 (15.22%) Linux
4 19 (13.77%) Windows Server 2008
5 18 (13.04%) Windows Server
6 13 (9.42%) AIX
6 13 (9.42%) HPUX
6 13 (9.42%) Solaris
7 11 (7.97%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 11 (7.97%) Windows Server 2003
7 11 (7.97%) Windows XP
7 11 (7.97%) zOS
8 8 (5.80%) Windows Server 2012
9 3 (2.17%) OS/2
9 3 (2.17%) Windows 10
9 3 (2.17%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (37.68%) ITIL
2 26 (18.84%) Service Management
3 24 (17.39%) Identity Access Management
4 15 (10.87%) ITSM
5 13 (9.42%) ITIL V3
6 12 (8.70%) Release Management
7 11 (7.97%) Migration
8 10 (7.25%) Data Analysis
8 10 (7.25%) Data Migration
8 10 (7.25%) Data Modelling
8 10 (7.25%) ETL
8 10 (7.25%) ETL Development
8 10 (7.25%) Load Balancing
8 10 (7.25%) Network Monitoring
9 8 (5.80%) Software Distribution
9 8 (5.80%) Virtual Environments
10 7 (5.07%) OO
10 7 (5.07%) Stakeholder Management
11 6 (4.35%) High Availability
11 6 (4.35%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 47 (34.06%) SQL
2 29 (21.01%) PowerShell
3 19 (13.77%) JavaScript
4 18 (13.04%) Java
5 17 (12.32%) Python
6 14 (10.14%) Perl
6 14 (10.14%) VBScript
7 13 (9.42%) Jython
8 12 (8.70%) Bourne shell
8 12 (8.70%) Korn
9 6 (4.35%) PHP
10 5 (3.62%) REXX
11 3 (2.17%) Shell Script
12 2 (1.45%) C
12 2 (1.45%) C++
12 2 (1.45%) Groovy
13 1 (0.72%) JCL
Qualifications
1 24 (17.39%) Security Cleared
2 21 (15.22%) SC Cleared
3 12 (8.70%) ITIL Certification
4 4 (2.90%) DV Cleared
5 2 (1.45%) Degree
6 1 (0.72%) MCSE
6 1 (0.72%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.72%) OCA
6 1 (0.72%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (12.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 10 (7.25%) Data Quality
3 5 (3.62%) SLA
System Software
1 37 (26.81%) Active Directory
2 25 (18.12%) RACF
3 11 (7.97%) VMware ESXi
4 6 (4.35%) Hyper-V
4 6 (4.35%) VMware Infrastructure
5 5 (3.62%) ACF2
5 5 (3.62%) Tivoli Directory Server
5 5 (3.62%) Virtual Machines
6 3 (2.17%) Microsoft App-V
6 3 (2.17%) XenApp
6 3 (2.17%) XenDesktop
7 1 (0.72%) DFS Replication
7 1 (0.72%) Time Sharing Option
7 1 (0.72%) UAG
7 1 (0.72%) vCloud
7 1 (0.72%) VMware ESX
7 1 (0.72%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 21 (15.22%) CA Single Sign-On
1 21 (15.22%) SCOM
2 20 (14.49%) Tivoli
3 15 (10.87%) CA Spectrum
4 14 (10.14%) SCCM
5 13 (9.42%) BladeLogic
5 13 (9.42%) HP SiteScope
5 13 (9.42%) Puppet
6 12 (8.70%) HP Operations Orchestration
6 12 (8.70%) Netcool
6 12 (8.70%) SCOrch
7 9 (6.52%) WSUS
8 7 (5.07%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
9 6 (4.35%) Microsoft Clustering
9 6 (4.35%) SCVMM
10 5 (3.62%) Failover Clustering
10 5 (3.62%) Tivoli Identity Manager
10 5 (3.62%) zSecure
11 4 (2.90%) OMEGAMON
11 4 (2.90%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 44 (31.88%) HP
2 29 (21.01%) Microsoft
3 27 (19.57%) IBM
4 15 (10.87%) BMC
4 15 (10.87%) Oracle
4 15 (10.87%) Red Hat
5 13 (9.42%) Dell
6 12 (8.70%) Symantec
7 10 (7.25%) CheckPoint
7 10 (7.25%) Cisco
7 10 (7.25%) F5
7 10 (7.25%) Fortinet
7 10 (7.25%) Informatica
7 10 (7.25%) Juniper
7 10 (7.25%) SolarWinds
7 10 (7.25%) TippingPoint
8 8 (5.80%) Teradata
9 7 (5.07%) Citrix
10 6 (4.35%) VMware
11 5 (3.62%) arcserve
Edinburgh, Midlothian
ECS Recruitment Group Ltd
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