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 30 May 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
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
CA
Rank 76 106 120
Rank change year-on-year
+30 +14
Contract jobs citing CA 75 26 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 2.60% 0.88% 0.46%
As % of the Vendors category 5.58% 2.48% 1.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 14 1
Median daily rate £450 £398 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.20% -4.21%
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £381 £388
% change year-on-year
-0.32% -1.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 3
Median hourly rate £36.00 - £21.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.75 £23.00 £20.13
% change year-on-year
+38.04% +14.28%
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
1344 1050 1020
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 46.62% 35.73% 38.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 700 531 482
Median daily rate £350 £350 £350
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £200 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £369 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.98% +5.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 47 43 29
Median hourly rate £38.00 £16.00 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+137.50% -23.80%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.85 £12.10 £15.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £40.00 £32.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +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 30 May 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 30 May 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 +11 35 £475 +26.66% 2
Renfrewshire -10 30 £353 -18.96%
Glasgow +6 3 - - 1
Stirling - 2 £425 -
CA
UK

CA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 30 May 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 (46.02%) Finance
2 51 (45.13%) ITIL
3 50 (44.25%) HP
4 39 (34.51%) SQL
5 34 (30.09%) Active Directory
6 29 (25.66%) Service Management
7 28 (24.78%) Windows
8 24 (21.24%) RACF
8 24 (21.24%) Firewall
9 23 (20.35%) Microsoft
9 23 (20.35%) PowerShell
9 23 (20.35%) Security Cleared
9 23 (20.35%) Identity Access Management
10 22 (19.47%) Unix
11 21 (18.58%) IBM
11 21 (18.58%) CA Single Sign-On
12 20 (17.70%) SC Cleared
13 18 (15.93%) Linux
13 18 (15.93%) JavaScript
13 18 (15.93%) Windows Server
14 17 (15.04%) Python
14 17 (15.04%) Tivoli
14 17 (15.04%) Stakeholder Management
14 17 (15.04%) ISO/IEC 27001
15 15 (13.27%) Resource Management
15 15 (13.27%) SCOM
15 15 (13.27%) CA Spectrum
15 15 (13.27%) BMC
16 14 (12.39%) SAN
16 14 (12.39%) Java

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 8 (7.08%) WebSphere
2 7 (6.19%) OpenStack
3 6 (5.31%) SharePoint
4 5 (4.42%) Exchange Server 2007
4 5 (4.42%) Exchange Server 2013
4 5 (4.42%) MS Exchange
5 4 (3.54%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 4 (3.54%) GlassFish
5 4 (3.54%) JBoss
6 3 (2.65%) CICS
Applications
1 6 (5.31%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (1.77%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 13 (11.50%) SaaS
2 1 (0.88%) HP Helion
2 1 (0.88%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.88%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 24 (21.24%) Firewall
2 14 (12.39%) SAN
3 10 (8.85%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
3 10 (8.85%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 9 (7.96%) HTTPS
4 9 (7.96%) NAS
5 8 (7.08%) HTTP
5 8 (7.08%) iSCSI
6 6 (5.31%) DHCP
6 6 (5.31%) DNS
6 6 (5.31%) LAN
6 6 (5.31%) WAN
7 5 (4.42%) SMTP
8 4 (3.54%) LDAP
8 4 (3.54%) NetScaler
9 1 (0.88%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (12.39%) SQL Server
2 11 (9.73%) Oracle Database
3 8 (7.08%) PowerCenter
4 6 (5.31%) Relational Database
5 4 (3.54%) Big Data
5 4 (3.54%) DB2
5 4 (3.54%) SQL Server 2005
5 4 (3.54%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (3.54%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 8 (7.08%) ERwin
2 4 (3.54%) Introscope
3 2 (1.77%) ProC
General
1 52 (46.02%) Finance
2 10 (8.85%) Banking
2 10 (8.85%) Financial Institution
3 5 (4.42%) Law
4 2 (1.77%) Marketing
5 1 (0.88%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 28 (24.78%) Consultant
2 19 (16.81%) Architect
3 17 (15.04%) Security Consultant
4 11 (9.73%) Engagement Manager
4 11 (9.73%) Security Architect
5 10 (8.85%) Network Engineer
6 9 (7.96%) Administrator
7 8 (7.08%) Monitoring Specialist
8 6 (5.31%) Systems Administrator
9 5 (4.42%) 3rd Line Engineer
9 5 (4.42%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
9 5 (4.42%) Analyst
9 5 (4.42%) Informatica Consultant
9 5 (4.42%) Monitoring Engineer
9 5 (4.42%) Solutions Architect
9 5 (4.42%) Systems Engineer
9 5 (4.42%) Systems Monitoring Engineer
10 4 (3.54%) Automation Engineer
10 4 (3.54%) DB2 DBA
10 4 (3.54%) Security Management Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (12.39%) Middleware
2 10 (8.85%) Regular Expression
3 4 (3.54%) Hibernate
3 4 (3.54%) HTML
3 4 (3.54%) Java EE
3 4 (3.54%) Struts
3 4 (3.54%) Tivoli Directory Integrator
4 1 (0.88%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 12 (10.62%) Data Centre
1 12 (10.62%) Public Cloud
2 11 (9.73%) Mainframe
3 8 (7.08%) Hedge funds
4 6 (5.31%) Management Information System
4 6 (5.31%) PKI
5 5 (4.42%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (4.42%) Clustering
6 4 (3.54%) Blackberry
6 4 (3.54%) DataPower
7 3 (2.65%) Replication
8 2 (1.77%) Computer Science
8 2 (1.77%) Health Informatics
8 2 (1.77%) Informatics
9 1 (0.88%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.88%) IBM Mainframe
9 1 (0.88%) Private Cloud
9 1 (0.88%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 28 (24.78%) Windows
2 22 (19.47%) Unix
3 18 (15.93%) Linux
3 18 (15.93%) Windows Server
4 14 (12.39%) Windows Server 2008
5 10 (8.85%) AIX
5 10 (8.85%) HPUX
5 10 (8.85%) Solaris
6 9 (7.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 9 (7.96%) Windows Server 2003
6 9 (7.96%) Windows XP
6 9 (7.96%) zOS
7 5 (4.42%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (2.65%) OS/2
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (45.13%) ITIL
2 29 (25.66%) Service Management
3 23 (20.35%) Identity Access Management
4 17 (15.04%) Stakeholder Management
5 15 (13.27%) Resource Management
6 14 (12.39%) ITSM
6 14 (12.39%) PRINCE2
6 14 (12.39%) Project Management
7 13 (11.50%) Agile Software Development
7 13 (11.50%) Change Control
7 13 (11.50%) Scrum
7 13 (11.50%) SDLC
7 13 (11.50%) Waterfall
8 10 (8.85%) ITIL V3
8 10 (8.85%) Load Balancing
8 10 (8.85%) Migration
8 10 (8.85%) Network Monitoring
9 9 (7.96%) Release Management
10 8 (7.08%) Data Analysis
10 8 (7.08%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 39 (34.51%) SQL
2 23 (20.35%) PowerShell
3 18 (15.93%) JavaScript
4 17 (15.04%) Python
5 14 (12.39%) Java
6 13 (11.50%) Jython
7 10 (8.85%) Perl
7 10 (8.85%) VBScript
8 9 (7.96%) Bourne shell
8 9 (7.96%) Korn
9 5 (4.42%) PHP
10 4 (3.54%) REXX
11 2 (1.77%) Shell Script
12 1 (0.88%) C
12 1 (0.88%) C++
12 1 (0.88%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 23 (20.35%) Security Cleared
2 20 (17.70%) SC Cleared
3 9 (7.96%) ITIL Certification
4 4 (3.54%) DV Cleared
5 2 (1.77%) Degree
6 1 (0.88%) MCSE
6 1 (0.88%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.88%) OCA
6 1 (0.88%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (15.04%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 8 (7.08%) Data Quality
3 5 (4.42%) SLA
4 1 (0.88%) JSP 440
System Software
1 34 (30.09%) Active Directory
2 24 (21.24%) RACF
3 11 (9.73%) VMware ESXi
4 6 (5.31%) Hyper-V
4 6 (5.31%) VMware Infrastructure
5 5 (4.42%) ACF2
6 4 (3.54%) Tivoli Directory Server
7 1 (0.88%) DFS Replication
7 1 (0.88%) UAG
7 1 (0.88%) vCloud
7 1 (0.88%) VMware ESX
7 1 (0.88%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 21 (18.58%) CA Single Sign-On
2 17 (15.04%) Tivoli
3 15 (13.27%) CA Spectrum
3 15 (13.27%) SCOM
4 13 (11.50%) BladeLogic
4 13 (11.50%) Puppet
5 12 (10.62%) HP Operations Orchestration
5 12 (10.62%) SCOrch
6 11 (9.73%) SCCM
7 9 (7.96%) HP SiteScope
7 9 (7.96%) Netcool
7 9 (7.96%) WSUS
8 6 (5.31%) SCVMM
9 5 (4.42%) zSecure
10 4 (3.54%) CA Wily
10 4 (3.54%) OpenView Configuration Management
10 4 (3.54%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
10 4 (3.54%) Tivoli Identity Manager
11 3 (2.65%) OMEGAMON
12 1 (0.88%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 50 (44.25%) HP
2 23 (20.35%) Microsoft
3 21 (18.58%) IBM
4 15 (13.27%) BMC
5 13 (11.50%) Dell
5 13 (11.50%) Red Hat
5 13 (11.50%) Remedy
5 13 (11.50%) ServiceNow
6 12 (10.62%) Oracle
7 10 (8.85%) CheckPoint
7 10 (8.85%) Cisco
7 10 (8.85%) F5
7 10 (8.85%) Fortinet
7 10 (8.85%) Juniper
7 10 (8.85%) SolarWinds
7 10 (8.85%) TippingPoint
8 9 (7.96%) Symantec
9 8 (7.08%) Informatica
10 6 (5.31%) Teradata
10 6 (5.31%) VMware
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Lorien Resourcing
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