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 29 April 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
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
CA
Rank 246 210 216
Rank change year-on-year
-36 +6
Contract jobs citing CA 32 54 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.33% 0.54% 0.35%
As % of the Vendors category 0.68% 1.18% 0.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 21 16
Average daily rate £500 £400 £348
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% +14.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £333 £300 £327
10% offered a daily rate of more than £534 £450 £474
UK excluding London average daily rate £424 £400 £398
% change year-on-year
+5.93% +0.62%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £18.75 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £40.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-31.25% +122.22%
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
4707 4585 4396
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 48.85% 46.08% 47.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 2816 2447 2205
Average daily rate £400 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £245 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 205 252 256
Average hourly rate £20.25 £19.25 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.19% +10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.75 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £40.00 £44.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%

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 29 April 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CA within the South East region over the 3 months to 29 April 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
Hampshire -4 15 £530 +28.48% 2
Berkshire +10 8 £363 -3.33%
Surrey -11 5 £338 -15.62% 1
Buckinghamshire -6 1 - -
Kent - 1 £325 -
Middlesex - 1 £500 -
CA
England

CA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 37 (43.53%) IBM
2 34 (40.00%) Windows
3 26 (30.59%) Linux
4 24 (28.24%) Windows Server
5 23 (27.06%) Microsoft
5 23 (27.06%) Firewall
5 23 (27.06%) Security Cleared
6 22 (25.88%) HP
7 17 (20.00%) Cisco
7 17 (20.00%) SC Cleared
8 16 (18.82%) Oracle
8 16 (18.82%) Finance
9 15 (17.65%) Windows Server 2003
9 15 (17.65%) SCCM
10 14 (16.47%) VMware
10 14 (16.47%) Java
11 13 (15.29%) Agile Software Development
11 13 (15.29%) SCOM
12 12 (14.12%) COBOL
12 12 (14.12%) MQSeries
12 12 (14.12%) zOS
13 11 (12.94%) CICS
13 11 (12.94%) Assembly Language
13 11 (12.94%) Active Directory
13 11 (12.94%) NetApp
13 11 (12.94%) REXX
13 11 (12.94%) JCL
13 11 (12.94%) ITIL
13 11 (12.94%) Web Services
13 11 (12.94%) C++

CA
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 12 (14.12%) MQSeries
2 11 (12.94%) CICS
3 10 (11.76%) WebSphere
4 6 (7.06%) Apache
4 6 (7.06%) IBM HTTP Server
5 5 (5.88%) WebSphere Application Server
6 2 (2.35%) BizTalk Server
6 2 (2.35%) Tomcat
6 2 (2.35%) WebLogic
7 1 (1.18%) IIS
7 1 (1.18%) iPlanet
7 1 (1.18%) MS Exchange
7 1 (1.18%) nginx
Applications
1 9 (10.59%) MS Office
2 3 (3.53%) MS Excel
3 2 (2.35%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 2 (2.35%) CA PPM
1 2 (2.35%) SAP CO
1 2 (2.35%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (1.18%) BusinessWare
2 1 (1.18%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (1.18%) SAP BPC
2 1 (1.18%) SAP FI
2 1 (1.18%) SAP FI/CO
2 1 (1.18%) SAP IS-U
2 1 (1.18%) SAP R/3
Cloud Services
1 11 (12.94%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (8.24%) Amazon EC2
2 7 (8.24%) Route 53
2 7 (8.24%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 5 (5.88%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 23 (27.06%) Firewall
2 11 (12.94%) LAN
2 11 (12.94%) WAN
3 7 (8.24%) HTTP
4 5 (5.88%) Cisco ASA
4 5 (5.88%) Cisco Nexus
4 5 (5.88%) Ethernet
4 5 (5.88%) FCoE
4 5 (5.88%) Fibre Channel
4 5 (5.88%) SAN
4 5 (5.88%) SSL
5 4 (4.71%) FTP
6 3 (3.53%) HTTPS
6 3 (3.53%) LDAP
6 3 (3.53%) SSH
7 1 (1.18%) ATM
7 1 (1.18%) DMZ
7 1 (1.18%) DNS
7 1 (1.18%) IP Telephony
7 1 (1.18%) MGCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (10.59%) Easytrieve
2 8 (9.41%) Oracle Database
2 8 (9.41%) Oracle Database 12c
3 7 (8.24%) Amazon RDS
3 7 (8.24%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.18%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (1.18%) Data Mart
4 1 (1.18%) DB2
4 1 (1.18%) DB2 UDB
4 1 (1.18%) IDMS
4 1 (1.18%) Oracle OWB
4 1 (1.18%) QlikView
4 1 (1.18%) SQL Server
4 1 (1.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 6 (7.06%) Introscope
2 1 (1.18%) ERwin
2 1 (1.18%) HP UFT
2 1 (1.18%) JIRA
2 1 (1.18%) JMeter
2 1 (1.18%) LoadRunner
2 1 (1.18%) Octopus Deploy
2 1 (1.18%) Rational DOORS
2 1 (1.18%) Rational Rose
2 1 (1.18%) TeamCity
2 1 (1.18%) WebLOAD
General
1 16 (18.82%) Finance
2 5 (5.88%) Telecoms
3 4 (4.71%) Billing
4 3 (3.53%) Aerospace
5 2 (2.35%) Banking
5 2 (2.35%) Electronics
5 2 (2.35%) Manufacturing
5 2 (2.35%) Marketing
5 2 (2.35%) Retail
6 1 (1.18%) Back Office
6 1 (1.18%) Legal
6 1 (1.18%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 29 (34.12%) Architect
2 16 (18.82%) Analyst
3 10 (11.76%) Developer
4 9 (10.59%) Technical Architect
5 8 (9.41%) Solutions Architect
6 6 (7.06%) Systems Engineer
7 5 (5.88%) 2nd Line Support
7 5 (5.88%) Analyst Developer
7 5 (5.88%) Cisco Engineer
7 5 (5.88%) Support Engineer
8 4 (4.71%) Administrator
8 4 (4.71%) AWS Developer
8 4 (4.71%) Cloud Administrator
8 4 (4.71%) VMware Engineer
9 3 (3.53%) 1st/2nd Line Support
9 3 (3.53%) 1st/2nd Line Support Analyst
9 3 (3.53%) Cisco Network Support Engineer
9 3 (3.53%) Cisco Support Engineer
9 3 (3.53%) FlexPod Engineer
9 3 (3.53%) NetApp Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (12.94%) Web Services
2 10 (11.76%) Middleware
3 8 (9.41%) ISPF
3 8 (9.41%) RESTful
4 7 (8.24%) SOAP
5 4 (4.71%) IBM Integration Bus
6 3 (3.53%) REST
7 2 (2.35%) JMS
8 1 (1.18%) .NET
8 1 (1.18%) ASP.NET
8 1 (1.18%) ASP.NET MVC
8 1 (1.18%) J2EE
8 1 (1.18%) LAMP
8 1 (1.18%) MSMQ
8 1 (1.18%) OAuth
8 1 (1.18%) WebSphere MQ
8 1 (1.18%) XML
8 1 (1.18%) XML Schema
8 1 (1.18%) XSD
8 1 (1.18%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 5 (5.88%) Data Centre
1 5 (5.88%) Driving Licence
1 5 (5.88%) e-Health
1 5 (5.88%) FlexPod
2 4 (4.71%) DataPower
3 3 (3.53%) Client/Server
3 3 (3.53%) Hybrid Cloud
3 3 (3.53%) Management Information System
4 2 (2.35%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.35%) NGOSS
4 2 (2.35%) User Experience
5 1 (1.18%) Algorithms
5 1 (1.18%) AS400
5 1 (1.18%) Cryptography
5 1 (1.18%) Data Integration
5 1 (1.18%) HACMP
5 1 (1.18%) N-Tier
5 1 (1.18%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 34 (40.00%) Windows
2 26 (30.59%) Linux
3 24 (28.24%) Windows Server
4 15 (17.65%) Windows Server 2003
5 12 (14.12%) zOS
6 6 (7.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 5 (5.88%) Data ONTAP
8 3 (3.53%) Windows 7
8 3 (3.53%) Windows Server 2008
9 2 (2.35%) AIX
9 2 (2.35%) Solaris
9 2 (2.35%) Unix
9 2 (2.35%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (1.18%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (15.29%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (12.94%) ITIL
3 10 (11.76%) Migration
4 9 (10.59%) Mentoring
5 7 (8.24%) High Availability
5 7 (8.24%) Software Engineering
6 6 (7.06%) Disaster Recovery
6 6 (7.06%) Invoice Processing
6 6 (7.06%) ITSM
6 6 (7.06%) Software Licensing
7 5 (5.88%) Project Management
8 4 (4.71%) Problem Management
8 4 (4.71%) Service Management
9 3 (3.53%) API Development
9 3 (3.53%) Business Intelligence
9 3 (3.53%) PRINCE2
9 3 (3.53%) Risk Analysis
9 3 (3.53%) Scrum
9 3 (3.53%) Software Architecture
10 2 (2.35%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 14 (16.47%) Java
2 12 (14.12%) COBOL
3 11 (12.94%) Assembly Language
3 11 (12.94%) C++
3 11 (12.94%) JCL
3 11 (12.94%) REXX
4 8 (9.41%) C#
4 8 (9.41%) CLIST
5 7 (8.24%) Bash Shell
5 7 (8.24%) Python
6 6 (7.06%) PowerShell
6 6 (7.06%) SQL
7 5 (5.88%) Ruby
8 2 (2.35%) JavaScript
9 1 (1.18%) C
9 1 (1.18%) Jython
9 1 (1.18%) Korn
9 1 (1.18%) Shell Script
9 1 (1.18%) XPath
Qualifications
1 23 (27.06%) Security Cleared
2 17 (20.00%) SC Cleared
3 6 (7.06%) Cisco Certification
3 6 (7.06%) DV Cleared
4 5 (5.88%) CCNP
4 5 (5.88%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 5 (5.88%) NCDA
5 3 (3.53%) Degree
6 2 (2.35%) APMP
6 2 (2.35%) ISEB
6 2 (2.35%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (2.35%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 1 (1.18%) (ISC)2 CCSP
7 1 (1.18%) CCSP
7 1 (1.18%) CISM
7 1 (1.18%) CISSP
7 1 (1.18%) ISTQB
7 1 (1.18%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 1 (1.18%) MCSA
7 1 (1.18%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.88%) PCI DSS
2 3 (3.53%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (1.18%) AICPA
3 1 (1.18%) JSP 440
3 1 (1.18%) QA
3 1 (1.18%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (12.94%) Active Directory
1 11 (12.94%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (11.76%) vSphere
3 5 (5.88%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.18%) ClearTrust
4 1 (1.18%) XenApp
4 1 (1.18%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 15 (17.65%) SCCM
2 13 (15.29%) SCOM
3 10 (11.76%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 8 (9.41%) Tivoli
5 6 (7.06%) CA Wily
5 6 (7.06%) vRealize
6 5 (5.88%) Puppet
6 5 (5.88%) SCVMM
6 5 (5.88%) Windows Intune
7 4 (4.71%) CA Single Sign-On
8 2 (2.35%) CA Spectrum
8 2 (2.35%) HP SiteScope
9 1 (1.18%) BladeLogic
9 1 (1.18%) Cisco CUCM
9 1 (1.18%) Cisco UCCX
9 1 (1.18%) CiscoWorks
9 1 (1.18%) HP Operations Orchestration
9 1 (1.18%) OMEGAMON
Vendors
1 37 (43.53%) IBM
2 23 (27.06%) Microsoft
3 22 (25.88%) HP
4 17 (20.00%) Cisco
5 16 (18.82%) Oracle
6 14 (16.47%) VMware
7 11 (12.94%) NetApp
7 11 (12.94%) SAP
8 9 (10.59%) EMC
9 8 (9.41%) BMC
9 8 (9.41%) CheckPoint
9 8 (9.41%) Serena
10 5 (5.88%) Juniper
10 5 (5.88%) Red Hat
10 5 (5.88%) RightScale
10 5 (5.88%) SolarWinds
11 2 (2.35%) AppSense
11 2 (2.35%) NetScout
12 1 (1.18%) BEA
12 1 (1.18%) Vitria
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