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 5 February 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.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
CA
Rank 100 111 92
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -19
Contract jobs citing CA 31 12 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 1.22% 0.45% 0.97%
As % of the Vendors category 2.94% 1.27% 2.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 7 12
Average daily rate £450 £375 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% +2.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £352 £219 £129
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £473
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
- +2.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £12.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £50.00 £14.00 £19.25
% change year-on-year
+257.14% -27.27%
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
1053 948 900
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 41.33% 35.84% 39.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 567 506 401
Average daily rate £375 £375 £351
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.99%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 23 31
Average hourly rate £37.50 £27.50 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+36.36% +77.41%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £11.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £48.00 £30.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+32.35% +3.03%

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 5 February 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CA within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 5 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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 +3 22 £500 +11.11% 2
Glasgow - 6 - -
Renfrewshire -1 2 £415 +25.60% 1
CA
UK

CA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 31 (44.29%) Finance
2 24 (34.29%) HP
3 23 (32.86%) Service Management
4 21 (30.00%) Remedy
4 21 (30.00%) Mainframe
4 21 (30.00%) ITIL
4 21 (30.00%) ServiceNow
5 20 (28.57%) SaaS
6 16 (22.86%) Waterfall
6 16 (22.86%) Stakeholder Management
6 16 (22.86%) Agile Software Development
6 16 (22.86%) SDLC
7 15 (21.43%) Unix
7 15 (21.43%) RACF
8 14 (20.00%) Project Management
9 13 (18.57%) PRINCE2
9 13 (18.57%) DB2
9 13 (18.57%) zOS
10 12 (17.14%) CICS
10 12 (17.14%) HTTPS
10 12 (17.14%) Scrum
10 12 (17.14%) Identity Access Management
11 11 (15.71%) CA Endevor
11 11 (15.71%) QA
11 11 (15.71%) JCL
12 10 (14.29%) IBM
12 10 (14.29%) Resource Management
12 10 (14.29%) Change Control
13 9 (12.86%) Banking
13 9 (12.86%) DataPower

CA
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 12 (17.14%) CICS
2 3 (4.29%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 3 (4.29%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 20 (28.57%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (17.14%) HTTPS
2 9 (12.86%) LDAP
3 7 (10.00%) SSL
4 5 (7.14%) Firewall
4 5 (7.14%) HTTP
4 5 (7.14%) iSCSI
4 5 (7.14%) NAS
4 5 (7.14%) SAN
5 3 (4.29%) Internet
6 2 (2.86%) LAN
6 2 (2.86%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (18.57%) DB2
2 5 (7.14%) SQL Server
3 4 (5.71%) Oracle Database
4 2 (2.86%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.43%) PowerCenter
Development Applications
1 1 (1.43%) ERwin
General
1 31 (44.29%) Finance
2 9 (12.86%) Banking
3 4 (5.71%) Retail
4 3 (4.29%) Law
5 2 (2.86%) Retail Banking
6 1 (1.43%) Financial Institution
6 1 (1.43%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 31 (44.29%) Analyst
2 11 (15.71%) CICS Analyst
3 10 (14.29%) Operations Analyst
4 9 (12.86%) Mainframe Analyst
4 9 (12.86%) Mainframe Operations Analyst
5 8 (11.43%) Engagement Manager
5 8 (11.43%) Remedy Analyst
5 8 (11.43%) Test Analyst
6 5 (7.14%) Architect
6 5 (7.14%) Tivoli Specialist
7 4 (5.71%) Automation Engineer
7 4 (5.71%) Consultant
7 4 (5.71%) Identity Management Specialist
8 3 (4.29%) Environment Manager
8 3 (4.29%) ITSM Analyst
8 3 (4.29%) ITSM Consultant
8 3 (4.29%) Project Manager
8 3 (4.29%) Remedy Consultant
8 3 (4.29%) Service Analyst
8 3 (4.29%) Test Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (11.43%) Tivoli Directory Integrator
2 7 (10.00%) J2EE
3 4 (5.71%) Middleware
4 2 (2.86%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 21 (30.00%) Mainframe
2 9 (12.86%) DataPower
3 5 (7.14%) Public Cloud
4 3 (4.29%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.43%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.43%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.43%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 15 (21.43%) Unix
2 13 (18.57%) zOS
3 8 (11.43%) Windows
3 8 (11.43%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (32.86%) Service Management
2 21 (30.00%) ITIL
3 16 (22.86%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (22.86%) SDLC
3 16 (22.86%) Stakeholder Management
3 16 (22.86%) Waterfall
4 14 (20.00%) Project Management
5 13 (18.57%) PRINCE2
6 12 (17.14%) Identity Access Management
6 12 (17.14%) Scrum
7 10 (14.29%) Change Control
7 10 (14.29%) Resource Management
8 7 (10.00%) ITSM
9 5 (7.14%) Information Security
9 5 (7.14%) Manual Testing
9 5 (7.14%) Software Distribution
10 4 (5.71%) Change Management
10 4 (5.71%) OO
10 4 (5.71%) Test Management
11 3 (4.29%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (15.71%) JCL
2 9 (12.86%) Shell Script
3 6 (8.57%) SQL
4 4 (5.71%) JavaScript
5 2 (2.86%) Jython
5 2 (2.86%) PowerShell
5 2 (2.86%) Python
6 1 (1.43%) REXX
Qualifications
1 7 (10.00%) SC Cleared
1 7 (10.00%) Security Cleared
2 4 (5.71%) ISTQB
2 4 (5.71%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 3 (4.29%) DV Cleared
4 1 (1.43%) CIMA
4 1 (1.43%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (15.71%) QA
2 1 (1.43%) COBIT
2 1 (1.43%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.43%) JSP 440
System Software
1 15 (21.43%) RACF
2 8 (11.43%) Active Directory
2 8 (11.43%) Tivoli Directory Server
3 2 (2.86%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 11 (15.71%) CA Endevor
2 9 (12.86%) Tivoli
2 9 (12.86%) Tivoli Identity Manager
3 5 (7.14%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 5 (7.14%) SCCM
3 5 (7.14%) WSUS
4 3 (4.29%) CA Single Sign-On
5 2 (2.86%) BladeLogic
5 2 (2.86%) HP Operations Orchestration
5 2 (2.86%) Puppet
5 2 (2.86%) SCOrch
6 1 (1.43%) OMEGAMON
Vendors
1 24 (34.29%) HP
2 21 (30.00%) Remedy
2 21 (30.00%) ServiceNow
3 10 (14.29%) IBM
4 5 (7.14%) Microsoft
4 5 (7.14%) Oracle
4 5 (7.14%) Symantec
5 4 (5.71%) BMC
6 2 (2.86%) Dell
6 2 (2.86%) Nimsoft
7 1 (1.43%) Informatica
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