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 28 January 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
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
CA
Rank 106 95 99
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +4
Contract jobs citing CA 14 17 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.53% 0.74% 0.48%
As % of the Vendors category 1.52% 1.82% 1.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 10 4
Average daily rate
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£310 £353 £389
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.18% -9.24%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £117 £362
10% offered a daily rate of more than £442 £447 £412
UK excluding London average daily rate £373 £375 £373
% change year-on-year
-0.62% +0.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £12.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.40 £19.25 £21.50
% change year-on-year
-25.19% -10.46%
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
924 935 993
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 35.01% 40.97% 48.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 486 417 483
Average daily rate £363 £350 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.57% +3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £156
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 30 29
Average hourly rate £23.75 £14.02 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+69.40% -12.37%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.50 £30.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -13.15%

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 28 January 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 28 January 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
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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 -8 4 £413 -2.25%
CA
UK

CA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 28 January 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 10 (40.00%) Windows
1 10 (40.00%) Banking
2 9 (36.00%) Finance
3 8 (32.00%) Microsoft
4 6 (24.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 6 (24.00%) SQL
4 6 (24.00%) WebSphere
4 6 (24.00%) CA LISA
5 5 (20.00%) SC Cleared
5 5 (20.00%) Security Cleared
5 5 (20.00%) SQL Server
5 5 (20.00%) ITIL
5 5 (20.00%) Active Directory
6 4 (16.00%) MS Excel
6 4 (16.00%) Remedy
6 4 (16.00%) UNIX
6 4 (16.00%) Linux
6 4 (16.00%) Oracle
6 4 (16.00%) IIS
6 4 (16.00%) MS Office
6 4 (16.00%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (16.00%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (16.00%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (12.00%) WebLogic
7 3 (12.00%) Change Management
7 3 (12.00%) VMware
7 3 (12.00%) Incident Management
7 3 (12.00%) Windows 7
7 3 (12.00%) C#
7 3 (12.00%) Java

CA
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 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 6 (24.00%) WebSphere
2 4 (16.00%) IIS
3 3 (12.00%) WebLogic
3 3 (12.00%) JBoss
3 3 (12.00%) Tomcat
4 2 (8.00%) SharePoint
4 2 (8.00%) Apache
5 1 (4.00%) PegaRULES
5 1 (4.00%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (4.00%) CICS
Applications
1 4 (16.00%) MS Excel
1 4 (16.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 3 (12.00%) DHCP
2 2 (8.00%) LDAP
3 1 (4.00%) Firewall
3 1 (4.00%) iSCSI
3 1 (4.00%) NAS
3 1 (4.00%) HTTP
3 1 (4.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (4.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (12.00%) DTS
3 2 (8.00%) DataStage
4 1 (4.00%) Oracle Database
4 1 (4.00%) Relational Database
4 1 (4.00%) NoSQL
4 1 (4.00%) DB2
4 1 (4.00%) PowerCenter
Development Applications
1 2 (8.00%) Visual Studio
1 2 (8.00%) SoapUI
2 1 (4.00%) ReSharper
2 1 (4.00%) Selenium
2 1 (4.00%) JMeter
2 1 (4.00%) MSBuild
2 1 (4.00%) T4 Templates
2 1 (4.00%) FxCop
2 1 (4.00%) Cucumber
2 1 (4.00%) JUnit
2 1 (4.00%) ERwin
2 1 (4.00%) MSI
2 1 (4.00%) InstallShield
2 1 (4.00%) AdminStudio
2 1 (4.00%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 10 (40.00%) Banking
2 9 (36.00%) Finance
3 2 (8.00%) Law
3 2 (8.00%) Retail
3 2 (8.00%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (16.00%) Analyst
2 2 (8.00%) Environment Analyst
2 2 (8.00%) Administrator
2 2 (8.00%) Support Engineer
2 2 (8.00%) Developer
2 2 (8.00%) Programme Manager
2 2 (8.00%) Desktop Support
2 2 (8.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
2 2 (8.00%) Desktop Engineer
3 1 (4.00%) Operations Analyst
3 1 (4.00%) Deployment Specialist
3 1 (4.00%) Programme Test Manager
3 1 (4.00%) Software Engineer
3 1 (4.00%) Architect
3 1 (4.00%) Test Manager
3 1 (4.00%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (4.00%) Java Developer
3 1 (4.00%) JavaScript Developer
3 1 (4.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (4.00%) Applications Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (12.00%) Web Services
2 2 (8.00%) Middleware
2 2 (8.00%) .NET
3 1 (4.00%) Spring
3 1 (4.00%) .NET Framework
3 1 (4.00%) Application Packaging
3 1 (4.00%) WCF
3 1 (4.00%) AngularJS
3 1 (4.00%) HTML5
3 1 (4.00%) REST
3 1 (4.00%) ADO.NET
3 1 (4.00%) ASP.NET
3 1 (4.00%) SOAP
3 1 (4.00%) HTML
3 1 (4.00%) XML
3 1 (4.00%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (8.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 2 (8.00%) Mainframe
3 1 (4.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (4.00%) Credit Risk
3 1 (4.00%) Data Integration
3 1 (4.00%) DataPower
3 1 (4.00%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 10 (40.00%) Windows
2 6 (24.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (16.00%) UNIX
3 4 (16.00%) Linux
4 3 (12.00%) Windows 7
4 3 (12.00%) Windows XP
5 2 (8.00%) zOS
6 1 (4.00%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (20.00%) ITIL
2 4 (16.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (16.00%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (12.00%) Change Management
3 3 (12.00%) Incident Management
4 2 (8.00%) SOA
4 2 (8.00%) Change Control
4 2 (8.00%) Project Management
5 1 (4.00%) Asset Management
5 1 (4.00%) Data Analysis
5 1 (4.00%) Automated Testing
5 1 (4.00%) Migration
5 1 (4.00%) Time Management
5 1 (4.00%) Software Distribution
5 1 (4.00%) Coaching
5 1 (4.00%) Data Modelling
5 1 (4.00%) Configuration Management
5 1 (4.00%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 6 (24.00%) SQL
2 3 (12.00%) C#
2 3 (12.00%) Java
2 3 (12.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (8.00%) T-SQL
3 2 (8.00%) VBScript
4 1 (4.00%) PowerShell
4 1 (4.00%) ClojureScript
4 1 (4.00%) Clojure
4 1 (4.00%) VB
4 1 (4.00%) REXX
4 1 (4.00%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 5 (20.00%) SC Cleared
1 5 (20.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (4.00%) Degree
2 1 (4.00%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.00%) Data Quality
System Software
1 5 (20.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (4.00%) VMware ESX
2 1 (4.00%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (4.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (24.00%) CA LISA
2 3 (12.00%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 3 (12.00%) Unicenter
3 2 (8.00%) CA SiteMinder
4 1 (4.00%) WSUS
4 1 (4.00%) CA Endevor
4 1 (4.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 8 (32.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (16.00%) Remedy
2 4 (16.00%) Oracle
3 3 (12.00%) VMware
3 3 (12.00%) TIBCO
3 3 (12.00%) HP
4 2 (8.00%) Sun
5 1 (4.00%) Symantec
5 1 (4.00%) IBM
5 1 (4.00%) Citrix
5 1 (4.00%) Informatica
Scotland
Orgtel
Rate: competitive
Posted: 12 days ago