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 28 August 2015 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
CA
Rank 211 222 216
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -6
Contract jobs citing CA 59 29 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.60% 0.32% 0.24%
As % of the Vendors category 1.24% 0.68% 0.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 20 6
Average daily rate
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£500 £300 £215
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+66.66% +39.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £363 £180 £130
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £570 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £384 £350
% change year-on-year
+10.67% +9.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 0
Average hourly rate £19.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.50 £22.00 £20.50
% change year-on-year
+6.81% +7.31%
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
4759 4261 4227
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 48.02% 46.59% 48.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 2713 2204 2135
Average daily rate £375 £350 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -4.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £234 £215 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 206 232 261
Average hourly rate £20.00 £16.50 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+21.21% -15.38%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.35 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £42.50 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £19.30
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -9.32%

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 28 August 2015.

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 28 August 2015. 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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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 +15 26 £513 +76.72% 4
Buckinghamshire 0 12 - - 1
Hampshire -8 11 £550 +83.33%
Surrey -5 5 £506 -5.81%
East Sussex - 2 £475 -
Middlesex - 2 - -
Oxfordshire - 2 - -
Home Counties - 1 - -
CA
England

CA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 47 (41.59%) ITIL
2 42 (37.17%) Java
2 42 (37.17%) HP
3 40 (35.40%) SQL
4 32 (28.32%) HTML
4 32 (28.32%) CSS
4 32 (28.32%) XML
4 32 (28.32%) ITSM
5 31 (27.43%) CMDB
6 29 (25.66%) BMC
6 29 (25.66%) Cisco
6 29 (25.66%) ServiceNow
7 28 (24.78%) Web Services
7 28 (24.78%) Service Management
8 27 (23.89%) CMS
9 26 (23.01%) Unit Testing
10 24 (21.24%) Microsoft
11 22 (19.47%) Workflow
12 21 (18.58%) Finance
12 21 (18.58%) IBM
13 20 (17.70%) Windows
13 20 (17.70%) Content Management
13 20 (17.70%) Knowledge Management
14 19 (16.81%) Oracle
15 18 (15.93%) CA Spectrum
16 16 (14.16%) LDAP
16 16 (14.16%) MS Excel
16 16 (14.16%) e-Health
17 15 (13.27%) LAN
17 15 (13.27%) WAN

CA
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 27 (23.89%) CMS
2 8 (7.08%) WebSphere
3 6 (5.31%) SharePoint
4 3 (2.65%) MS Exchange
4 3 (2.65%) Lync
5 2 (1.77%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (1.77%) OpenStack
5 2 (1.77%) Eucalyptus
5 2 (1.77%) WebSphere Application Server
5 2 (1.77%) IIS
5 2 (1.77%) SAS
5 2 (1.77%) CICS
5 2 (1.77%) Oracle Workflow
5 2 (1.77%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.88%) IBM HTTP Server
6 1 (0.88%) SharePoint Server
6 1 (0.88%) Apache
6 1 (0.88%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 16 (14.16%) MS Excel
2 12 (10.62%) MS Office
3 6 (5.31%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (4.42%) MS Visio
5 3 (2.65%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 4 (3.54%) Oracle EBS R12
2 3 (2.65%) SAP ERP
2 3 (2.65%) SAP CCM
3 2 (1.77%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.88%) Cognos TM1
4 1 (0.88%) CA PPM
4 1 (0.88%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.42%) PaaS
1 5 (4.42%) IaaS
2 4 (3.54%) IBM PureFlex
3 3 (2.65%) Office 365
4 2 (1.77%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (1.77%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (1.77%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (1.77%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (14.16%) LDAP
2 15 (13.27%) LAN
2 15 (13.27%) WAN
3 13 (11.50%) Wireless
4 9 (7.96%) DSL
4 9 (7.96%) Structured Cabling
4 9 (7.96%) SNMP
4 9 (7.96%) VPN
5 8 (7.08%) IPsec
6 7 (6.19%) WLAN
7 6 (5.31%) Firewall
7 6 (5.31%) HTTP
7 6 (5.31%) Cisco Nexus
7 6 (5.31%) Cisco ASA
8 5 (4.42%) SSH
8 5 (4.42%) FTP
8 5 (4.42%) SSL
9 4 (3.54%) MPLS
10 3 (2.65%) SAN
10 3 (2.65%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (7.08%) SQL Server
2 7 (6.19%) DB2
2 7 (6.19%) Relational Database
3 5 (4.42%) Hadoop
3 5 (4.42%) NoSQL
4 3 (2.65%) MySQL
5 2 (1.77%) Couchbase
5 2 (1.77%) CouchDB
5 2 (1.77%) MS Access
6 1 (0.88%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (0.88%) DB2 UDB
6 1 (0.88%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (0.88%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (0.88%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (0.88%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 9 (7.96%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (5.31%) Introscope
3 3 (2.65%) Oracle Forms
4 2 (1.77%) Toad
4 2 (1.77%) HP UFT
4 2 (1.77%) ERwin
4 2 (1.77%) WebDriver
4 2 (1.77%) Wise Package Studio
4 2 (1.77%) Octopus Deploy
4 2 (1.77%) Selenium
4 2 (1.77%) TeamCity
5 1 (0.88%) Eclipse
General
1 21 (18.58%) Finance
2 6 (5.31%) Telecoms
3 5 (4.42%) Banking
3 5 (4.42%) Retail
4 3 (2.65%) Financial Institution
5 2 (1.77%) Back Office
5 2 (1.77%) Electronics
5 2 (1.77%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.77%) Private Banking
5 2 (1.77%) Marketing
6 1 (0.88%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 32 (28.32%) Developer
2 26 (23.01%) ServiceNow Developer
3 20 (17.70%) Analyst
4 8 (7.08%) Network Engineer
4 8 (7.08%) Support Analyst
5 7 (6.19%) Architect
6 6 (5.31%) Consultant
7 4 (3.54%) Trainer
7 4 (3.54%) Software Engineer
7 4 (3.54%) 2nd Line Support
7 4 (3.54%) Network Analyst
7 4 (3.54%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
7 4 (3.54%) Network Support
8 3 (2.65%) Service Analyst
8 3 (2.65%) Service Desk Analyst
8 3 (2.65%) Team Leader
8 3 (2.65%) Network Support Analyst
9 2 (1.77%) Support Engineer
9 2 (1.77%) Test Analyst
9 2 (1.77%) Cisco Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (28.32%) CSS
1 32 (28.32%) HTML
1 32 (28.32%) XML
2 28 (24.78%) Web Services
3 14 (12.39%) SOAP
4 10 (8.85%) REST
5 8 (7.08%) Middleware
6 7 (6.19%) JDBC
6 7 (6.19%) JSP
6 7 (6.19%) SailPoint
7 5 (4.42%) Servlets
7 5 (4.42%) WebSphere Message Broker
8 4 (3.54%) JMS
8 4 (3.54%) RESTful
9 3 (2.65%) SPML
10 2 (1.77%) AngularJS
10 2 (1.77%) Worklight
10 2 (1.77%) Apache Camel
10 2 (1.77%) OAuth
10 2 (1.77%) ActiveMQ
Miscellaneous
1 31 (27.43%) CMDB
2 16 (14.16%) e-Health
3 13 (11.50%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (6.19%) Data Centre
5 6 (5.31%) Mainframe
6 5 (4.42%) DataPower
7 4 (3.54%) Client/Server
8 3 (2.65%) Management Information System
8 3 (2.65%) Video Editing
9 2 (1.77%) Video Conferencing
9 2 (1.77%) Mobile App
9 2 (1.77%) Hybrid Cloud
9 2 (1.77%) Enterprise Cloud
9 2 (1.77%) DTV
10 1 (0.88%) Reference Data
10 1 (0.88%) IVR
10 1 (0.88%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 20 (17.70%) Windows
2 11 (9.73%) UNIX
3 8 (7.08%) Linux
4 7 (6.19%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (5.31%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (4.42%) AIX
6 5 (4.42%) Solaris
6 5 (4.42%) zOS
7 4 (3.54%) Windows 7
8 3 (2.65%) Windows XP
9 2 (1.77%) Windows 2000
10 1 (0.88%) Windows 8
10 1 (0.88%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (41.59%) ITIL
2 32 (28.32%) ITSM
3 28 (24.78%) Service Management
4 26 (23.01%) Unit Testing
5 22 (19.47%) Workflow
6 20 (17.70%) Content Management
6 20 (17.70%) Knowledge Management
7 12 (10.62%) Agile Software Development
8 11 (9.73%) Change Management
8 11 (9.73%) User Acceptance Testing
9 7 (6.19%) Network Management
10 6 (5.31%) Service Delivery
10 6 (5.31%) Project Management
10 6 (5.31%) Incident Management
11 5 (4.42%) Technical Architecture
11 5 (4.42%) Migration
11 5 (4.42%) SIEM
11 5 (4.42%) Analytics
12 4 (3.54%) Root Cause Analysis
12 4 (3.54%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 42 (37.17%) Java
2 40 (35.40%) SQL
3 6 (5.31%) JavaScript
4 5 (4.42%) BeanShell
5 4 (3.54%) C#
5 4 (3.54%) VB
6 3 (2.65%) JCL
7 2 (1.77%) PowerShell
7 2 (1.77%) Scala
7 2 (1.77%) VBScript
7 2 (1.77%) C
7 2 (1.77%) Perl
8 1 (0.88%) REXX
Qualifications
1 13 (11.50%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (8.85%) CCNA
3 9 (7.96%) CCNP
4 4 (3.54%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (3.54%) ISEB
4 4 (3.54%) MCTS
5 3 (2.65%) MCITP
5 3 (2.65%) Security Cleared
5 3 (2.65%) ACCA
5 3 (2.65%) CIMA
5 3 (2.65%) MOS
5 3 (2.65%) MCSE
5 3 (2.65%) MCSA
6 2 (1.77%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (0.88%) MCP
7 1 (0.88%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (8.85%) SLA
2 6 (5.31%) QA
System Software
1 7 (6.19%) Active Directory
2 5 (4.42%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (3.54%) vSphere
3 4 (3.54%) Tivoli Directory Server
4 3 (2.65%) RACF
5 2 (1.77%) VMware ESX
5 2 (1.77%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 2 (1.77%) XenApp
6 1 (0.88%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 18 (15.93%) CA Spectrum
2 9 (7.96%) Cisco Prime
2 9 (7.96%) CA Single Sign-On
3 5 (4.42%) SCCM
3 5 (4.42%) SCOM
4 4 (3.54%) CA Wily
4 4 (3.54%) ARCserve
4 4 (3.54%) Tivoli
5 3 (2.65%) Norton AntiVirus
5 3 (2.65%) NetBackup
5 3 (2.65%) Backup Exec
5 3 (2.65%) WSUS
5 3 (2.65%) CA Endevor
5 3 (2.65%) Nagios
6 2 (1.77%) HP SIM
6 2 (1.77%) Puppet
6 2 (1.77%) HP Data Protector
6 2 (1.77%) Opscode Chef
6 2 (1.77%) CA LISA
6 2 (1.77%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 42 (37.17%) HP
2 29 (25.66%) Cisco
2 29 (25.66%) BMC
2 29 (25.66%) ServiceNow
3 24 (21.24%) Microsoft
4 21 (18.58%) IBM
5 19 (16.81%) Oracle
6 11 (9.73%) Remedy
7 9 (7.96%) Citrix
8 8 (7.08%) CheckPoint
9 7 (6.19%) Salesforce.com
9 7 (6.19%) SAP
9 7 (6.19%) SolarWinds
10 6 (5.31%) F5
10 6 (5.31%) VMware
11 5 (4.42%) ArcSight
11 5 (4.42%) Symantec
11 5 (4.42%) NetApp
12 4 (3.54%) Juniper
12 4 (3.54%) Blue Coat
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