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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CA over the 3 months to 18 December 2014 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
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
CA
Rank 213 206 188
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -18
Contract jobs citing CA 54 24 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.54% 0.28% 0.47%
As % of the Vendors category 1.12% 0.60% 0.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 17 11
Average daily rate
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£315 £425 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.88% +18.05%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £340 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £525 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £341 £378 £355
% change year-on-year
-9.70% +6.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £10.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.25 £25.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+18.62% +54.54%
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
4832 3979 4132
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 48.76% 46.72% 49.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 2529 2038 1922
Average daily rate £365 £365 £368
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -0.68%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 268 222 346
Average hourly rate £17.00 £15.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.67% -18.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.00 £11.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £37.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -10.52%

CA
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing CA across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 18 December 2014.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CA within the South East region over the 3 months to 18 December 2014. 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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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
Berkshire +16 21 £266 -30.02% 4
Buckinghamshire -11 5 - -
Surrey -13 1 - -
West Sussex - - - - 1
CA
England

CA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 61 (64.89%) Microsoft
2 54 (57.45%) Windows
3 49 (52.13%) VMware
4 42 (44.68%) Security Cleared
5 37 (39.36%) SC Cleared
6 35 (37.23%) MS Excel
6 35 (37.23%) HP
7 29 (30.85%) MS Exchange
8 28 (29.79%) Analytical Skills
9 26 (27.66%) Cisco
10 25 (26.60%) Active Directory
10 25 (26.60%) SQL
10 25 (26.60%) ARCserve
10 25 (26.60%) Windows Server 2008
11 21 (22.34%) Windows Server 2003
11 21 (22.34%) SharePoint
11 21 (22.34%) SMTP
12 20 (21.28%) ITIL
13 18 (19.15%) IBM
13 18 (19.15%) Finance
14 17 (18.09%) HP SIM
14 17 (18.09%) Firewall
15 16 (17.02%) Internet
15 16 (17.02%) SAN
15 16 (17.02%) Citrix
15 16 (17.02%) LAN
16 15 (15.96%) SQL Server
17 14 (14.89%) MS Office
17 14 (14.89%) Exchange Server 2007
17 14 (14.89%) e-Health

CA
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 29 (30.85%) MS Exchange
2 21 (22.34%) SharePoint
3 14 (14.89%) Exchange Server 2007
4 10 (10.64%) Apache
5 8 (8.51%) IIS
6 7 (7.45%) Exchange Server 2003
6 7 (7.45%) SharePoint Server
6 7 (7.45%) Exchange Server 2013
7 5 (5.32%) WebSphere Application Server
7 5 (5.32%) Tomcat
7 5 (5.32%) JBoss
7 5 (5.32%) IBM HTTP Server
7 5 (5.32%) Exchange Server 2010
7 5 (5.32%) WebSphere
8 3 (3.19%) Exchange Server 5.5
9 2 (2.13%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 35 (37.23%) MS Excel
2 14 (14.89%) MS Office
3 5 (5.32%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.06%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 1 (1.06%) SAP SD
1 1 (1.06%) SAP FI-CA
Communications & Networking
1 21 (22.34%) SMTP
2 17 (18.09%) Firewall
3 16 (17.02%) Internet
3 16 (17.02%) SAN
3 16 (17.02%) LAN
4 11 (11.70%) IPsec
4 11 (11.70%) Ethernet
4 11 (11.70%) VPN
4 11 (11.70%) Cisco ASA
4 11 (11.70%) Network Security
4 11 (11.70%) Cisco ISE
5 10 (10.64%) WAN
6 9 (9.57%) MPLS
7 8 (8.51%) DNS
8 7 (7.45%) Wi-Fi
9 6 (6.38%) NetScaler
9 6 (6.38%) Cisco Nexus
9 6 (6.38%) OSPF
9 6 (6.38%) Wireless
9 6 (6.38%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (15.96%) SQL Server
2 10 (10.64%) SQL Server 2005
2 10 (10.64%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (7.45%) SQL Server 2012
4 5 (5.32%) DB2
5 3 (3.19%) SQL Server 7
5 3 (3.19%) SQL Server 2000
6 1 (1.06%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 2 (2.13%) Wise Package Studio
2 1 (1.06%) ClearCase
2 1 (1.06%) Introscope
2 1 (1.06%) ClearQuest
General
1 18 (19.15%) Finance
2 6 (6.38%) Telecoms
3 5 (5.32%) Military
4 3 (3.19%) Banking
5 2 (2.13%) Financial Institution
6 1 (1.06%) Electronics
6 1 (1.06%) Aerospace
6 1 (1.06%) Publishing
6 1 (1.06%) Avionics
Job Titles
1 20 (21.28%) Administrator
2 17 (18.09%) Systems Administrator
3 12 (12.77%) Analyst
4 11 (11.70%) Architect
4 11 (11.70%) Senior Systems Administrator
5 8 (8.51%) Security Engineer
5 8 (8.51%) Consultant
6 7 (7.45%) Network Engineer
6 7 (7.45%) Network Security Engineer
7 6 (6.38%) Enterprise Architect
7 6 (6.38%) Support Analyst
8 5 (5.32%) Network Analyst
8 5 (5.32%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 4 (4.26%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
9 4 (4.26%) 3rd Line Support
9 4 (4.26%) Technical Consultant
10 3 (3.19%) Systems Engineer
10 3 (3.19%) Senior Systems Engineer
10 3 (3.19%) Support Engineer
10 3 (3.19%) Security Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (5.32%) Middleware
1 5 (5.32%) Regular Expression
2 3 (3.19%) X-Windows
3 2 (2.13%) Software Packaging
3 2 (2.13%) Application Packaging
4 1 (1.06%) .NET
4 1 (1.06%) Web Services
4 1 (1.06%) Apache Flex
Miscellaneous
1 28 (29.79%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (14.89%) e-Health
3 7 (7.45%) Replication
4 6 (6.38%) SecurID
4 6 (6.38%) Blackberry
5 5 (5.32%) PKI
5 5 (5.32%) Clustering
5 5 (5.32%) IVR
6 2 (2.13%) Mobile Computing
7 1 (1.06%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.06%) Mainframe
7 1 (1.06%) Smartcard
7 1 (1.06%) Thin Client
7 1 (1.06%) Device Driver
7 1 (1.06%) Open Source
7 1 (1.06%) Video on Demand
7 1 (1.06%) Fat Client
7 1 (1.06%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 54 (57.45%) Windows
2 25 (26.60%) Windows Server 2008
3 21 (22.34%) Windows Server 2003
4 13 (13.83%) Linux
5 7 (7.45%) Windows 7
5 7 (7.45%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (6.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 6 (6.38%) Windows XP
7 5 (5.32%) AIX
7 5 (5.32%) SUSE
7 5 (5.32%) Oracle Linux
8 3 (3.19%) Windows 2000
8 3 (3.19%) UNIX
8 3 (3.19%) Windows 2000 Server
9 1 (1.06%) Windows NT
9 1 (1.06%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (21.28%) ITIL
2 14 (14.89%) Mentoring
3 10 (10.64%) Service Management
4 9 (9.57%) Performance Analysis
5 7 (7.45%) Service Delivery
5 7 (7.45%) Change Management
5 7 (7.45%) Validation
6 6 (6.38%) Line Management
6 6 (6.38%) eTOM
7 5 (5.32%) Project Management
7 5 (5.32%) Knowledge Management
7 5 (5.32%) Workflow
7 5 (5.32%) Disaster Recovery
7 5 (5.32%) Network Management
7 5 (5.32%) System Testing
7 5 (5.32%) Load Balancing
7 5 (5.32%) Unit Testing
8 4 (4.26%) Portfolio Management
8 4 (4.26%) Demand Management
8 4 (4.26%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 25 (26.60%) SQL
2 5 (5.32%) PowerShell
3 3 (3.19%) VB
4 2 (2.13%) C
5 1 (1.06%) C#
5 1 (1.06%) Java
5 1 (1.06%) Perl
5 1 (1.06%) VBScript
5 1 (1.06%) Python
Qualifications
1 42 (44.68%) Security Cleared
2 37 (39.36%) SC Cleared
3 13 (13.83%) Cisco Certification
4 7 (7.45%) CCNP
5 6 (6.38%) Degree
5 6 (6.38%) CCNA
5 6 (6.38%) Microsoft Certification
5 6 (6.38%) CISSP
6 3 (3.19%) MCSE
7 2 (2.13%) DV Cleared
8 1 (1.06%) MCP
8 1 (1.06%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (11.70%) SLA
2 6 (6.38%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.06%) ISO 9001
3 1 (1.06%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 25 (26.60%) Active Directory
2 13 (13.83%) vSphere
3 11 (11.70%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (6.38%) XenDesktop
5 5 (5.32%) Terminal Services
5 5 (5.32%) FreeRADIUS
6 4 (4.26%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 4 (4.26%) XenApp
6 4 (4.26%) VMware ESX
6 4 (4.26%) Firmware
7 3 (3.19%) DFS Replication
8 1 (1.06%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (1.06%) Hyper-V
8 1 (1.06%) Veritas Cluster Server
8 1 (1.06%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 25 (26.60%) ARCserve
2 17 (18.09%) HP SIM
3 13 (13.83%) CA Spectrum
4 8 (8.51%) Tivoli
5 7 (7.45%) Red Hat Satellite
6 5 (5.32%) CA SiteMinder
7 4 (4.26%) Unicenter
7 4 (4.26%) Norton AntiVirus
8 3 (3.19%) NetBackup
8 3 (3.19%) WSUS
8 3 (3.19%) HP Data Protector
9 2 (2.13%) HP UCMDB
9 2 (2.13%) SCCM
9 2 (2.13%) CA Wily
9 2 (2.13%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
10 1 (1.06%) Control-M
10 1 (1.06%) Cisco UCCE
10 1 (1.06%) SCOrch
10 1 (1.06%) Cisco UCCX
10 1 (1.06%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 61 (64.89%) Microsoft
2 49 (52.13%) VMware
3 35 (37.23%) HP
4 26 (27.66%) Cisco
5 18 (19.15%) IBM
6 16 (17.02%) Citrix
7 11 (11.70%) CheckPoint
7 11 (11.70%) Remedy
7 11 (11.70%) F5
8 10 (10.64%) Symantec
9 9 (9.57%) 3PAR
10 8 (8.51%) Red Hat
11 7 (7.45%) NetApp
11 7 (7.45%) Altiris
11 7 (7.45%) Fujitsu
12 6 (6.38%) AlgoSec
12 6 (6.38%) Fortinet
12 6 (6.38%) Tufin
12 6 (6.38%) Apple
12 6 (6.38%) Oracle
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