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 21 February 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
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
CA
UK / Scotland
Rank 105 92 114
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +22
Contract jobs citing CA 5 38 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.28% 1.49% 0.37%
As % of the Vendors category 0.64% 3.60% 1.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 15 7
Median daily rate £210 £425 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-50.58% -5.55%
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £400 £440
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £50.00 £14.80
% change year-on-year
-40.00% +237.83%

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
785 1057 984
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 44.60% 41.45% 36.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 414 561 522
Median daily rate £363 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £222 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.94% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 8 25
Median hourly rate £45.00 £18.00 £15.77
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+150.00% +14.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.05 £14.80 £11.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £65.00 £43.88 £46.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.30 £21.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-19.53% +22.85%

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
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 21 February 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 -3 4 - - 1
CA
UK

CA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 21 February 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 14 (56.00%) HTTPS
2 13 (52.00%) SQL
2 13 (52.00%) PowerShell
3 11 (44.00%) ITIL
3 11 (44.00%) Windows
3 11 (44.00%) Active Directory
3 11 (44.00%) Finance
4 10 (40.00%) SQL Server
4 10 (40.00%) Unix
4 10 (40.00%) LDAP
5 9 (36.00%) JavaScript
5 9 (36.00%) Microsoft
5 9 (36.00%) Dell
5 9 (36.00%) Python
5 9 (36.00%) Jython
5 9 (36.00%) Middleware
5 9 (36.00%) BMC
5 9 (36.00%) BladeLogic
5 9 (36.00%) Puppet
5 9 (36.00%) SCOrch
6 8 (32.00%) Identity Access Management
6 8 (32.00%) DataPower
6 8 (32.00%) HP Operations Orchestration
6 8 (32.00%) Tivoli Directory Integrator
6 8 (32.00%) Tivoli Directory Server
6 8 (32.00%) Tivoli
6 8 (32.00%) Tivoli Identity Manager
6 8 (32.00%) Shell Script
6 8 (32.00%) ITSM
6 8 (32.00%) IBM

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 3 (12.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 3 (12.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (12.00%) MS Exchange
1 3 (12.00%) Skype for Business
1 3 (12.00%) WebSphere
2 1 (4.00%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 1 (4.00%) CA PPM
Cloud Services
1 3 (12.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (8.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 14 (56.00%) HTTPS
2 10 (40.00%) LDAP
3 8 (32.00%) SSL
4 6 (24.00%) Firewall
4 6 (24.00%) HTTP
4 6 (24.00%) iSCSI
4 6 (24.00%) NAS
4 6 (24.00%) SAN
5 3 (12.00%) DHCP
5 3 (12.00%) DNS
6 2 (8.00%) Internet
6 2 (8.00%) OpenLDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (12.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (4.00%) Azure SQL Database
3 1 (4.00%) MongoDB
3 1 (4.00%) RDBMS
3 1 (4.00%) Relational Database
3 1 (4.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (4.00%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (4.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (4.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (8.00%) WinDbg
General
1 11 (44.00%) Finance
2 4 (16.00%) Law
3 1 (4.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (24.00%) Automation Engineer
1 6 (24.00%) Identity Management Specialist
2 4 (16.00%) Analyst
3 3 (12.00%) IT Analyst
3 3 (12.00%) Senior Analyst
3 3 (12.00%) Technical Specialist
4 2 (8.00%) Active Directory Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) Senior Systems Analyst
4 2 (8.00%) Systems Analyst
4 2 (8.00%) Tivoli Specialist
4 2 (8.00%) Unix Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) Consultant
5 1 (4.00%) DBA
5 1 (4.00%) Identity Management Consultant
5 1 (4.00%) Management Consultant
5 1 (4.00%) PMO Analyst
5 1 (4.00%) SQL DBA
5 1 (4.00%) SQL Server DBA
5 1 (4.00%) Sun Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (36.00%) Middleware
2 8 (32.00%) Tivoli Directory Integrator
3 5 (20.00%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 8 (32.00%) DataPower
2 6 (24.00%) Data Centre
3 4 (16.00%) Public Cloud
4 3 (12.00%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (12.00%) Blackberry
5 1 (4.00%) Clustering
5 1 (4.00%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (4.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 11 (44.00%) Windows
2 10 (40.00%) Unix
3 6 (24.00%) Linux
3 6 (24.00%) Windows Server
4 3 (12.00%) Windows 10
4 3 (12.00%) Windows 7
4 3 (12.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (12.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (8.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (44.00%) ITIL
2 8 (32.00%) Identity Access Management
2 8 (32.00%) ITSM
3 7 (28.00%) OO
4 6 (24.00%) Identity Management
4 6 (24.00%) Software Distribution
4 6 (24.00%) Virtual Environments
5 5 (20.00%) Information Security
6 3 (12.00%) Performance Monitoring
6 3 (12.00%) Root Cause Analysis
7 2 (8.00%) Stakeholder Management
8 1 (4.00%) Application Performance Monitoring
8 1 (4.00%) Capacity Management
8 1 (4.00%) Data Protection
8 1 (4.00%) Performance Tuning
8 1 (4.00%) PRINCE2
8 1 (4.00%) Project Management
8 1 (4.00%) Project Planning
8 1 (4.00%) Security Patching
Programming Languages
1 13 (52.00%) PowerShell
1 13 (52.00%) SQL
2 9 (36.00%) JavaScript
2 9 (36.00%) Jython
2 9 (36.00%) Python
3 8 (32.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 7 (28.00%) SC Cleared
1 7 (28.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (12.00%) DV Cleared
3 1 (4.00%) Degree
3 1 (4.00%) MCDBA
3 1 (4.00%) MCITP
3 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (4.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.00%) QA
System Software
1 11 (44.00%) Active Directory
2 8 (32.00%) Tivoli Directory Server
3 3 (12.00%) Microsoft App-V
3 3 (12.00%) XenApp
3 3 (12.00%) XenDesktop
4 2 (8.00%) Hyper-V
4 2 (8.00%) VMware ESX
4 2 (8.00%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (8.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 9 (36.00%) BladeLogic
1 9 (36.00%) Puppet
1 9 (36.00%) SCOrch
2 8 (32.00%) HP Operations Orchestration
2 8 (32.00%) Tivoli
2 8 (32.00%) Tivoli Identity Manager
3 3 (12.00%) SCCM
3 3 (12.00%) SCOM
3 3 (12.00%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 3 (12.00%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 2 (8.00%) CA Single Sign-On
5 1 (4.00%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 9 (36.00%) BMC
1 9 (36.00%) Dell
1 9 (36.00%) Microsoft
2 8 (32.00%) HP
2 8 (32.00%) IBM
3 3 (12.00%) Citrix
3 3 (12.00%) Symantec
4 2 (8.00%) Cisco
4 2 (8.00%) ForgeRock
4 2 (8.00%) Red Hat
4 2 (8.00%) Sun
4 2 (8.00%) Varonis
4 2 (8.00%) VMware
5 1 (4.00%) AppDynamics