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 29 August 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 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
CA
Rank 212 214 228
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +14
Contract jobs citing CA 48 58 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.55% 0.60% 0.31%
As % of the Vendors category 1.14% 1.24% 0.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 25 20
Median daily rate £455 £500 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.00% +66.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £363 £363 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £650 £570
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £425 £375
% change year-on-year
+11.76% +13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 0
Median hourly rate - £19.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.25 £23.50 £22.00
% change year-on-year
+71.27% +6.81%
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
4197 4678 4330
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 48.32% 48.16% 46.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 2484 2666 2225
Median daily rate £390 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £236 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 186 204 236
Median hourly rate £19.61 £19.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.56% +18.18%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.39 £12.00 £11.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.00 £47.83 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.72 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+6.86% +6.94%

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 29 August 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 29 August 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 +24 25 £519 -5.68% 2
Berkshire -10 11 £370 -27.80% 2
Buckinghamshire +6 5 £446 -
Middlesex 0 4 £450 -
Surrey +1 2 - -
Oxfordshire -4 1 £338 -
CA
England

CA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 38 (47.50%) Security Cleared
2 28 (35.00%) IBM
3 27 (33.75%) ITIL
4 26 (32.50%) HP
4 26 (32.50%) SC Cleared
5 20 (25.00%) Cisco
5 20 (25.00%) Service Management
6 19 (23.75%) Windows
6 19 (23.75%) Microsoft
7 18 (22.50%) Linux
8 15 (18.75%) Oracle
8 15 (18.75%) Firewall
8 15 (18.75%) CMDB
9 14 (17.50%) SCCM
9 14 (17.50%) Tivoli
10 13 (16.25%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
10 13 (16.25%) VMware
10 13 (16.25%) Serena
10 13 (16.25%) SCOM
11 12 (15.00%) Oracle Database 12c
11 12 (15.00%) Oracle Database
12 11 (13.75%) Windows Server
12 11 (13.75%) Ethernet
12 11 (13.75%) Web Services
12 11 (13.75%) BMC
13 10 (12.50%) SAN
13 10 (12.50%) NetApp
13 10 (12.50%) e-Health
13 10 (12.50%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
13 10 (12.50%) Data Centre

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 6 (7.50%) CMS
2 2 (2.50%) WebSphere
3 1 (1.25%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (1.25%) CICS
3 1 (1.25%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 1 (1.25%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.25%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (3.75%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (1.25%) Oracle ERP
2 1 (1.25%) PeopleSoft Financials
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.75%) PaaS
2 2 (2.50%) IaaS
3 1 (1.25%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.25%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 15 (18.75%) Firewall
2 11 (13.75%) Ethernet
3 10 (12.50%) Cisco ASA
3 10 (12.50%) Cisco Nexus
3 10 (12.50%) FCoE
3 10 (12.50%) Fibre Channel
3 10 (12.50%) SAN
4 5 (6.25%) SSL
5 4 (5.00%) Network Security
6 2 (2.50%) LAN
6 2 (2.50%) WAN
7 1 (1.25%) 2G
7 1 (1.25%) 3G
7 1 (1.25%) FTP
7 1 (1.25%) HTTP
7 1 (1.25%) Intranet
7 1 (1.25%) LDAP
7 1 (1.25%) LTE
7 1 (1.25%) SMS
7 1 (1.25%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (15.00%) Oracle Database
1 12 (15.00%) Oracle Database 12c
2 2 (2.50%) NoSQL
2 2 (2.50%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.25%) DB2
3 1 (1.25%) Oracle OWB
3 1 (1.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 3 (3.75%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 3 (3.75%) Git (software)
1 3 (3.75%) Jenkins
1 3 (3.75%) Subversion
1 3 (3.75%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.25%) Bugzilla
2 1 (1.25%) ERwin
2 1 (1.25%) Introscope
2 1 (1.25%) Rational Rose
General
1 3 (3.75%) Billing
2 2 (2.50%) Finance
2 2 (2.50%) Legal
2 2 (2.50%) Military
2 2 (2.50%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.25%) Banking
3 1 (1.25%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (1.25%) Retail
Job Titles
1 30 (37.50%) Architect
2 13 (16.25%) Technical Architect
3 10 (12.50%) Consultant
3 10 (12.50%) Support Engineer
4 8 (10.00%) Administrator
5 7 (8.75%) Developer
5 7 (8.75%) NetApp Engineer
6 6 (7.50%) ServiceNow Developer
7 5 (6.25%) Cisco Engineer
7 5 (6.25%) Cisco Support
7 5 (6.25%) Cisco Support Engineer
7 5 (6.25%) Network Engineer
7 5 (6.25%) Service Architect
8 4 (5.00%) 2nd Line Support
8 4 (5.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
8 4 (5.00%) Enterprise Architect
8 4 (5.00%) Network Support
8 4 (5.00%) Network Support Engineer
8 4 (5.00%) Security Architect
8 4 (5.00%) ServiceNow Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (13.75%) Web Services
2 6 (7.50%) CSS
2 6 (7.50%) HTML
2 6 (7.50%) XML
3 5 (6.25%) REST
4 1 (1.25%) HEVC
4 1 (1.25%) IBM Integration Bus
4 1 (1.25%) JMS
4 1 (1.25%) Middleware
4 1 (1.25%) PlayReady
4 1 (1.25%) SOAP
4 1 (1.25%) Widevine
Miscellaneous
1 15 (18.75%) CMDB
2 10 (12.50%) Data Centre
2 10 (12.50%) e-Health
2 10 (12.50%) FlexPod
3 7 (8.75%) Driving Licence
4 4 (5.00%) Cryptography
4 4 (5.00%) PKI
5 2 (2.50%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (2.50%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.25%) Data Integration
6 1 (1.25%) DataPower
6 1 (1.25%) Enterprise Cloud
6 1 (1.25%) Hybrid Cloud
6 1 (1.25%) IPTV
6 1 (1.25%) IVR
6 1 (1.25%) Mainframe
6 1 (1.25%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.25%) MPEG
6 1 (1.25%) Video on Demand
6 1 (1.25%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 19 (23.75%) Windows
2 18 (22.50%) Linux
3 11 (13.75%) Windows Server
4 10 (12.50%) Data ONTAP
5 5 (6.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (3.75%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (2.50%) Unix
8 1 (1.25%) Android
8 1 (1.25%) Windows 7
8 1 (1.25%) Windows 8
8 1 (1.25%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (1.25%) Windows XP
8 1 (1.25%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (33.75%) ITIL
2 20 (25.00%) Service Management
3 8 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (10.00%) Configuration Management
3 8 (10.00%) Unit Testing
4 6 (7.50%) Content Management
4 6 (7.50%) ITSM
4 6 (7.50%) Knowledge Management
4 6 (7.50%) Software Engineering
4 6 (7.50%) Workflow
5 4 (5.00%) User Acceptance Testing
6 3 (3.75%) DevOps
6 3 (3.75%) Root Cause Analysis
6 3 (3.75%) Scrum
6 3 (3.75%) User Stories
7 2 (2.50%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (2.50%) Continuous Delivery
7 2 (2.50%) Feasibility Study
7 2 (2.50%) Service Design
7 2 (2.50%) Service Desk Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (8.75%) Java
1 7 (8.75%) SQL
2 1 (1.25%) JCL
2 1 (1.25%) Ruby
2 1 (1.25%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 38 (47.50%) Security Cleared
2 26 (32.50%) SC Cleared
3 10 (12.50%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 7 (8.75%) CCNP
4 7 (8.75%) Cisco Certification
4 7 (8.75%) DV Cleared
4 7 (8.75%) NCDA
5 2 (2.50%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (1.25%) MCSE
6 1 (1.25%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (12.50%) PCI DSS
2 2 (2.50%) SLA
3 1 (1.25%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (1.25%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 10 (12.50%) vSphere
2 4 (5.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (5.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.25%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 14 (17.50%) SCCM
1 14 (17.50%) Tivoli
2 13 (16.25%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 13 (16.25%) SCOM
3 7 (8.75%) Puppet
4 4 (5.00%) Opscode Chef
5 3 (3.75%) Ansible
6 2 (2.50%) HP UCMDB
7 1 (1.25%) BladeLogic
7 1 (1.25%) BMC Performance Manager
7 1 (1.25%) CA Single Sign-On
7 1 (1.25%) CA Spectrum
7 1 (1.25%) CA Wily
7 1 (1.25%) HP Operations Orchestration
7 1 (1.25%) Nagios
7 1 (1.25%) TeMIP
Vendors
1 28 (35.00%) IBM
2 26 (32.50%) HP
3 20 (25.00%) Cisco
4 19 (23.75%) Microsoft
5 15 (18.75%) Oracle
6 13 (16.25%) Serena
6 13 (16.25%) VMware
7 11 (13.75%) BMC
8 10 (12.50%) NetApp
9 8 (10.00%) EMC
9 8 (10.00%) Juniper
9 8 (10.00%) SolarWinds
10 6 (7.50%) ServiceNow
11 5 (6.25%) Remedy
12 3 (3.75%) Rally
12 3 (3.75%) Red Hat
13 1 (1.25%) CheckPoint
13 1 (1.25%) Citrix
13 1 (1.25%) Ericsson
13 1 (1.25%) PeopleSoft