The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of CA products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CA over the 3 months to 27 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
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
CA
Rank 220 204 228
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +24
Contract jobs citing CA 42 60 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.48% 0.63% 0.24%
As % of the Vendors category 0.98% 1.31% 0.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 23 12
Median daily rate £450 £520 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.46% +73.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £337 £452 £221
10% offered a daily rate of more than £534 £650 £570
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £425 £420
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +1.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Median hourly rate - £19.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.75 £23.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+55.43% +9.52%
CA
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the South East region.

Vendors Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
4289 4566 4261
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 48.53% 47.69% 47.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 2511 2565 2099
Median daily rate £388 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £250 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 200 211 243
Median hourly rate £17.45 £17.50 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.28% +2.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.60 £10.85 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.60 £39.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%

CA
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South East region citing CA as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Vendors category.

CA Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

CA
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing CA across the South East region.

CA Daily Rate Trend in the South East

CA
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CA across the South East region over the 3 months to 27 July 2016.

CA Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

CA
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing CA across the South East region.

CA Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

CA
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CA within the South East region over the 3 months to 27 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
Hampshire +17 21 £494 -10.22%
Berkshire 0 11 £375 -31.81% 4
Middlesex -2 5 £450 -
Surrey -9 5 £595 +14.47% 2
Buckinghamshire -1 1 - - 1
Oxfordshire - 1 £338 -
CA
England

CA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 27 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 South East region with a requirement for CA.

1 33 (44.59%) IBM
2 32 (43.24%) Security Cleared
3 23 (31.08%) HP
4 22 (29.73%) Windows
5 21 (28.38%) Microsoft
5 21 (28.38%) SC Cleared
6 20 (27.03%) Cisco
6 20 (27.03%) ITIL
6 20 (27.03%) Linux
7 18 (24.32%) Firewall
8 17 (22.97%) Oracle
9 16 (21.62%) SCCM
10 14 (18.92%) SCOM
10 14 (18.92%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
10 14 (18.92%) Serena
10 14 (18.92%) Tivoli
11 13 (17.57%) Oracle Database 12c
11 13 (17.57%) Oracle Database
11 13 (17.57%) Windows Server
12 12 (16.22%) VMware
13 11 (14.86%) Service Management
14 10 (13.51%) Ethernet
14 10 (13.51%) SAN
14 10 (13.51%) NetApp
14 10 (13.51%) Web Services
14 10 (13.51%) FlexPod
14 10 (13.51%) Cisco Nexus
14 10 (13.51%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
14 10 (13.51%) Data Centre
14 10 (13.51%) Data ONTAP

CA
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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 5 (6.76%) WebSphere
2 2 (2.70%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (2.70%) CMS
2 2 (2.70%) MQSeries
3 1 (1.35%) CICS
3 1 (1.35%) IIS
3 1 (1.35%) iPlanet
3 1 (1.35%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.35%) WebLogic
3 1 (1.35%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 2 (2.70%) MS Excel
1 2 (2.70%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (2.70%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (1.35%) BusinessWare
2 1 (1.35%) Oracle ERP
2 1 (1.35%) PeopleSoft Financials
2 1 (1.35%) SAP R/3
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.05%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.70%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (2.70%) IaaS
2 2 (2.70%) PaaS
2 2 (2.70%) Route 53
2 2 (2.70%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 1 (1.35%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 18 (24.32%) Firewall
2 10 (13.51%) Cisco ASA
2 10 (13.51%) Cisco Nexus
2 10 (13.51%) Ethernet
2 10 (13.51%) FCoE
2 10 (13.51%) Fibre Channel
2 10 (13.51%) SAN
3 7 (9.46%) SSL
4 4 (5.41%) Network Security
5 3 (4.05%) FTP
5 3 (4.05%) HTTP
5 3 (4.05%) SSH
6 2 (2.70%) LAN
6 2 (2.70%) LDAP
6 2 (2.70%) WAN
7 1 (1.35%) 2.5G
7 1 (1.35%) 2G
7 1 (1.35%) 3G
7 1 (1.35%) Intranet
7 1 (1.35%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (17.57%) Oracle Database
1 13 (17.57%) Oracle Database 12c
2 4 (5.41%) NoSQL
3 2 (2.70%) Amazon RDS
3 2 (2.70%) SQL Server
4 1 (1.35%) DB2
4 1 (1.35%) DB2 UDB
4 1 (1.35%) Easytrieve
4 1 (1.35%) Oracle OWB
4 1 (1.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 3 (4.05%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 3 (4.05%) Git (software)
1 3 (4.05%) Jenkins
1 3 (4.05%) Subversion
1 3 (4.05%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.35%) Bugzilla
2 1 (1.35%) ERwin
2 1 (1.35%) Introscope
2 1 (1.35%) Rational Rose
General
1 3 (4.05%) Billing
1 3 (4.05%) Finance
2 2 (2.70%) Legal
2 2 (2.70%) Military
2 2 (2.70%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (1.35%) Banking
3 1 (1.35%) Retail
3 1 (1.35%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 33 (44.59%) Architect
2 14 (18.92%) Technical Architect
3 10 (13.51%) Support Engineer
4 7 (9.46%) Consultant
4 7 (9.46%) Developer
4 7 (9.46%) NetApp Engineer
5 6 (8.11%) Administrator
6 5 (6.76%) 2nd Line Support
6 5 (6.76%) Analyst
6 5 (6.76%) Cisco Engineer
6 5 (6.76%) Cisco Support
6 5 (6.76%) Cisco Support Engineer
6 5 (6.76%) Security Architect
6 5 (6.76%) Service Architect
6 5 (6.76%) Service Management Architect
7 4 (5.41%) Cisco Network Support Engineer
7 4 (5.41%) Enterprise Architect
7 4 (5.41%) FlexPod Engineer
7 4 (5.41%) Network Engineer
7 4 (5.41%) Network Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (13.51%) Web Services
2 6 (8.11%) REST
3 3 (4.05%) IBM Integration Bus
3 3 (4.05%) Middleware
3 3 (4.05%) SOAP
4 2 (2.70%) CSS
4 2 (2.70%) HTML
4 2 (2.70%) JMS
4 2 (2.70%) RESTful
4 2 (2.70%) XML
5 1 (1.35%) ISPF
5 1 (1.35%) MSMQ
Miscellaneous
1 10 (13.51%) Data Centre
1 10 (13.51%) e-Health
1 10 (13.51%) FlexPod
2 7 (9.46%) Driving Licence
3 4 (5.41%) CMDB
3 4 (5.41%) Cryptography
3 4 (5.41%) PKI
4 3 (4.05%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (4.05%) Client/Server
4 3 (4.05%) DataPower
5 2 (2.70%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.35%) AS400
6 1 (1.35%) Data Integration
6 1 (1.35%) Enterprise Cloud
6 1 (1.35%) Hybrid Cloud
6 1 (1.35%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 22 (29.73%) Windows
2 20 (27.03%) Linux
3 13 (17.57%) Windows Server
4 10 (13.51%) Data ONTAP
5 6 (8.11%) Windows Server 2003
6 5 (6.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (4.05%) Windows 7
8 2 (2.70%) Unix
8 2 (2.70%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (2.70%) zOS
9 1 (1.35%) AIX
9 1 (1.35%) Android
9 1 (1.35%) Solaris
9 1 (1.35%) Windows 8
9 1 (1.35%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (27.03%) ITIL
2 11 (14.86%) Service Management
3 9 (12.16%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (9.46%) Configuration Management
4 7 (9.46%) Software Engineering
5 4 (5.41%) Migration
5 4 (5.41%) Unit Testing
6 3 (4.05%) DevOps
6 3 (4.05%) Workflow
7 2 (2.70%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (2.70%) Change Management
7 2 (2.70%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (2.70%) High Availability
7 2 (2.70%) Information Security
7 2 (2.70%) ITSM
7 2 (2.70%) Mentoring
7 2 (2.70%) Risk Analysis
7 2 (2.70%) Root Cause Analysis
7 2 (2.70%) Scrum
7 2 (2.70%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 5 (6.76%) Java
2 3 (4.05%) SQL
3 2 (2.70%) Bash Shell
3 2 (2.70%) C#
3 2 (2.70%) Python
4 1 (1.35%) Assembly Language
4 1 (1.35%) C++
4 1 (1.35%) CLIST
4 1 (1.35%) COBOL
4 1 (1.35%) JCL
4 1 (1.35%) PowerShell
4 1 (1.35%) REXX
4 1 (1.35%) Ruby
4 1 (1.35%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 32 (43.24%) Security Cleared
2 21 (28.38%) SC Cleared
3 10 (13.51%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 8 (10.81%) Cisco Certification
5 7 (9.46%) CCNP
5 7 (9.46%) DV Cleared
5 7 (9.46%) NCDA
6 2 (2.70%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (1.35%) (ISC)2 CCSP
7 1 (1.35%) CCSP
7 1 (1.35%) CISM
7 1 (1.35%) CISSP
7 1 (1.35%) Degree
7 1 (1.35%) MCSE
7 1 (1.35%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (13.51%) PCI DSS
2 2 (2.70%) SLA
3 1 (1.35%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (1.35%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 10 (13.51%) vSphere
2 6 (8.11%) Active Directory
3 3 (4.05%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.35%) ClearTrust
4 1 (1.35%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.35%) XenApp
4 1 (1.35%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 16 (21.62%) SCCM
2 14 (18.92%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 14 (18.92%) SCOM
2 14 (18.92%) Tivoli
3 6 (8.11%) Puppet
4 3 (4.05%) Ansible
4 3 (4.05%) CA Single Sign-On
4 3 (4.05%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (1.35%) BladeLogic
5 1 (1.35%) CA Wily
5 1 (1.35%) HP Operations Orchestration
Vendors
1 33 (44.59%) IBM
2 23 (31.08%) HP
3 21 (28.38%) Microsoft
4 20 (27.03%) Cisco
5 17 (22.97%) Oracle
6 14 (18.92%) Serena
7 12 (16.22%) VMware
8 10 (13.51%) NetApp
9 8 (10.81%) EMC
9 8 (10.81%) Juniper
9 8 (10.81%) SolarWinds
10 5 (6.76%) BMC
11 4 (5.41%) Remedy
12 3 (4.05%) Red Hat
13 2 (2.70%) AppSense
13 2 (2.70%) CheckPoint
13 2 (2.70%) Rally
13 2 (2.70%) SAP
13 2 (2.70%) ServiceNow
14 1 (1.35%) Vitria