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 30 June 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 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
CA
Rank 222 207 228
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +21
Contract jobs citing CA 40 63 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.45% 0.67% 0.25%
As % of the Vendors category 0.92% 1.40% 0.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 19 11
Median daily rate £430 £520 £333
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.30% +56.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £336 £375 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £650 £538
UK excluding London median daily rate £364 £400 £379
% change year-on-year
-9.06% +5.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £19.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £23.00 £20.56
% change year-on-year
+56.52% +11.85%
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
4353 4484 4307
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 48.78% 47.58% 47.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 2545 2459 2132
Median daily rate £400 £390 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.56% +11.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £254 £250 £203
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £505 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £360 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 220 236 235
Median hourly rate £19.61 £19.00 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.21% +15.15%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.92 £11.17 £11.38
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.46 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.00 £18.22 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+15.24% +7.19%

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 30 June 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 30 June 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 +22 21 £494 -17.70% 1
Berkshire -2 9 £365 -36.52%
Middlesex -3 5 £450 -
Surrey -13 5 £595 +14.47%
Buckinghamshire -16 1 - -
Oxfordshire - 1 £338 -
CA
England

CA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 35 (44.30%) IBM
2 34 (43.04%) Security Cleared
3 25 (31.65%) HP
3 25 (31.65%) Windows
4 24 (30.38%) Cisco
5 23 (29.11%) Firewall
5 23 (29.11%) SC Cleared
6 21 (26.58%) Linux
7 19 (24.05%) Microsoft
8 18 (22.78%) ITIL
9 16 (20.25%) VMware
9 16 (20.25%) Windows Server
10 15 (18.99%) Oracle
11 14 (17.72%) NetApp
11 14 (17.72%) SCCM
12 12 (15.19%) SCOM
12 12 (15.19%) Serena
12 12 (15.19%) Tivoli
12 12 (15.19%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
13 11 (13.92%) Web Services
13 11 (13.92%) Oracle Database 12c
13 11 (13.92%) Oracle Database
14 10 (12.66%) Cisco Nexus
14 10 (12.66%) FlexPod
14 10 (12.66%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
14 10 (12.66%) Data Centre
14 10 (12.66%) Data ONTAP
14 10 (12.66%) Ethernet
14 10 (12.66%) SAN
14 10 (12.66%) Agile Software Development

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 (6.33%) MQSeries
1 5 (6.33%) WebSphere
2 4 (5.06%) CICS
3 2 (2.53%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (2.53%) CMS
4 1 (1.27%) IIS
4 1 (1.27%) iPlanet
4 1 (1.27%) MS Exchange
4 1 (1.27%) WebLogic
4 1 (1.27%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 2 (2.53%) MS Excel
1 2 (2.53%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (2.53%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (1.27%) BusinessWare
2 1 (1.27%) Oracle ERP
2 1 (1.27%) PeopleSoft Financials
2 1 (1.27%) SAP BPC
2 1 (1.27%) SAP CO
2 1 (1.27%) SAP IS-U
2 1 (1.27%) SAP R/3
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.06%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (3.80%) Amazon EC2
2 3 (3.80%) Route 53
2 3 (3.80%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 2 (2.53%) IaaS
3 2 (2.53%) PaaS
4 1 (1.27%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 23 (29.11%) Firewall
2 10 (12.66%) Cisco ASA
2 10 (12.66%) Cisco Nexus
2 10 (12.66%) Ethernet
2 10 (12.66%) FCoE
2 10 (12.66%) Fibre Channel
2 10 (12.66%) SAN
3 7 (8.86%) SSL
4 6 (7.59%) LAN
4 6 (7.59%) WAN
5 4 (5.06%) Network Security
6 3 (3.80%) FTP
6 3 (3.80%) HTTP
6 3 (3.80%) SSH
7 2 (2.53%) LDAP
8 1 (1.27%) 3G
8 1 (1.27%) ATM
8 1 (1.27%) DNS
8 1 (1.27%) Intranet
8 1 (1.27%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (13.92%) Oracle Database
1 11 (13.92%) Oracle Database 12c
2 5 (6.33%) Easytrieve
2 5 (6.33%) NoSQL
3 3 (3.80%) Amazon RDS
4 2 (2.53%) SQL Server
5 1 (1.27%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (1.27%) Data Mart
5 1 (1.27%) DB2
5 1 (1.27%) DB2 UDB
5 1 (1.27%) IDMS
5 1 (1.27%) Oracle OWB
5 1 (1.27%) QlikView
5 1 (1.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (2.53%) Introscope
2 1 (1.27%) Bugzilla
2 1 (1.27%) ERwin
2 1 (1.27%) HP UFT
2 1 (1.27%) JIRA
2 1 (1.27%) JMeter
2 1 (1.27%) LoadRunner
2 1 (1.27%) Rational DOORS
2 1 (1.27%) Rational Rose
2 1 (1.27%) WebLOAD
General
1 6 (7.59%) Finance
2 3 (3.80%) Banking
2 3 (3.80%) Billing
3 2 (2.53%) Legal
3 2 (2.53%) Military
3 2 (2.53%) Pharmaceutical
3 2 (2.53%) Retail
4 1 (1.27%) Aerospace
4 1 (1.27%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 32 (40.51%) Architect
2 14 (17.72%) Technical Architect
3 10 (12.66%) Support Engineer
4 8 (10.13%) Analyst
4 8 (10.13%) Developer
5 7 (8.86%) Cisco Engineer
5 7 (8.86%) NetApp Engineer
6 6 (7.59%) Administrator
7 5 (6.33%) 2nd Line Support
7 5 (6.33%) Cisco Support
7 5 (6.33%) Cisco Support Engineer
7 5 (6.33%) Security Architect
8 4 (5.06%) Cisco Network Engineer
8 4 (5.06%) Cisco Network Support Engineer
8 4 (5.06%) Consultant
8 4 (5.06%) FlexPod Engineer
8 4 (5.06%) Network Engineer
8 4 (5.06%) Network Support
8 4 (5.06%) Network Support Engineer
8 4 (5.06%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (13.92%) Web Services
2 6 (7.59%) REST
3 4 (5.06%) ISPF
4 3 (3.80%) IBM Integration Bus
4 3 (3.80%) Middleware
4 3 (3.80%) RESTful
4 3 (3.80%) SOAP
5 2 (2.53%) CSS
5 2 (2.53%) HTML
5 2 (2.53%) JMS
5 2 (2.53%) XML
6 1 (1.27%) MSMQ
Miscellaneous
1 10 (12.66%) Data Centre
1 10 (12.66%) e-Health
1 10 (12.66%) FlexPod
2 7 (8.86%) Driving Licence
3 4 (5.06%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (5.06%) Cryptography
3 4 (5.06%) PKI
4 3 (3.80%) Client/Server
4 3 (3.80%) DataPower
5 2 (2.53%) CMDB
5 2 (2.53%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.27%) AS400
6 1 (1.27%) Data Integration
6 1 (1.27%) Enterprise Cloud
6 1 (1.27%) Hybrid Cloud
6 1 (1.27%) IVR
6 1 (1.27%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 25 (31.65%) Windows
2 21 (26.58%) Linux
3 16 (20.25%) Windows Server
4 10 (12.66%) Data ONTAP
5 9 (11.39%) Windows Server 2003
6 5 (6.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 5 (6.33%) zOS
7 3 (3.80%) Windows 7
8 2 (2.53%) Unix
8 2 (2.53%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (1.27%) AIX
9 1 (1.27%) Android
9 1 (1.27%) Solaris
9 1 (1.27%) Windows 8
9 1 (1.27%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (22.78%) ITIL
2 10 (12.66%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (12.66%) Software Engineering
3 9 (11.39%) Service Management
4 7 (8.86%) Configuration Management
5 6 (7.59%) ITSM
6 5 (6.33%) Mentoring
6 5 (6.33%) Scrum
7 4 (5.06%) Migration
7 4 (5.06%) Unit Testing
8 3 (3.80%) High Availability
8 3 (3.80%) Software Architecture
8 3 (3.80%) Workflow
9 2 (2.53%) Business Intelligence
9 2 (2.53%) Change Management
9 2 (2.53%) Continuous Integration
9 2 (2.53%) Disaster Recovery
9 2 (2.53%) Project Management
9 2 (2.53%) Risk Analysis
9 2 (2.53%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 7 (8.86%) Java
2 5 (6.33%) COBOL
3 4 (5.06%) Assembly Language
3 4 (5.06%) C++
3 4 (5.06%) CLIST
3 4 (5.06%) JCL
3 4 (5.06%) REXX
3 4 (5.06%) SQL
4 3 (3.80%) Bash Shell
4 3 (3.80%) C#
4 3 (3.80%) Python
5 1 (1.27%) C
5 1 (1.27%) JavaScript
5 1 (1.27%) PowerShell
5 1 (1.27%) Ruby
5 1 (1.27%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 34 (43.04%) Security Cleared
2 23 (29.11%) SC Cleared
3 10 (12.66%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 8 (10.13%) Cisco Certification
5 7 (8.86%) CCNP
5 7 (8.86%) DV Cleared
5 7 (8.86%) NCDA
6 3 (3.80%) Degree
7 2 (2.53%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (1.27%) (ISC)2 CCSP
8 1 (1.27%) CCSP
8 1 (1.27%) CISM
8 1 (1.27%) CISSP
8 1 (1.27%) ISTQB
8 1 (1.27%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 1 (1.27%) MCSE
8 1 (1.27%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (12.66%) PCI DSS
2 2 (2.53%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (2.53%) SLA
3 1 (1.27%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 10 (12.66%) vSphere
2 7 (8.86%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (7.59%) Active Directory
4 1 (1.27%) ClearTrust
4 1 (1.27%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.27%) XenApp
4 1 (1.27%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 14 (17.72%) SCCM
2 12 (15.19%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 12 (15.19%) SCOM
2 12 (15.19%) Tivoli
3 4 (5.06%) vRealize
4 3 (3.80%) CA Single Sign-On
4 3 (3.80%) Puppet
5 2 (2.53%) CA Wily
6 1 (1.27%) BladeLogic
6 1 (1.27%) CA Spectrum
6 1 (1.27%) Cisco Prime
6 1 (1.27%) HP Operations Orchestration
Vendors
1 35 (44.30%) IBM
2 25 (31.65%) HP
3 24 (30.38%) Cisco
4 19 (24.05%) Microsoft
5 16 (20.25%) VMware
6 15 (18.99%) Oracle
7 14 (17.72%) NetApp
8 12 (15.19%) Serena
9 9 (11.39%) BMC
9 9 (11.39%) EMC
10 8 (10.13%) Juniper
10 8 (10.13%) SolarWinds
11 6 (7.59%) CheckPoint
12 4 (5.06%) Remedy
13 3 (3.80%) Red Hat
13 3 (3.80%) SAP
14 2 (2.53%) AppSense
14 2 (2.53%) Rally
14 2 (2.53%) ServiceNow
15 1 (1.27%) AppDynamics