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 27 August 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
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
CA
Rank 213 211 207
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -4
Contract jobs citing CA 29 21 46
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.32% 0.24% 0.46%
As % of the Vendors category 0.67% 0.49% 0.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 6 16
Average daily rate
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£300 £215 £403
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+39.53% -46.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £130 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £570 £375 £494
UK excluding London average daily rate £384 £350 £337
% change year-on-year
+9.71% +4.01%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Average hourly rate - - £12.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.00 £20.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+7.31% +17.14%
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
4315 4317 4956
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 47.17% 48.80% 49.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 2233 2179 2151
Average daily rate £350 £365 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.10% +4.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £213 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 234 267 305
Average hourly rate £16.72 £19.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.25% -2.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.35 £11.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £38.40 £39.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £19.48 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-7.59% +2.52%

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 27 August 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 27 August 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
Hampshire +1 11 £300 +3.44% 1
Berkshire +2 7 £290 +107.14%
Surrey +2 7 £538 - 3
Kent - 2 £170 -
Buckinghamshire - 1 £180 - 1
West Sussex - 1 £570 -
CA
England

CA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 26 (54.17%) Windows
2 22 (45.83%) Microsoft
3 19 (39.58%) Active Directory
3 19 (39.58%) Security Cleared
4 15 (31.25%) VMware
4 15 (31.25%) HP
4 15 (31.25%) MS Excel
5 14 (29.17%) SC Cleared
6 13 (27.08%) Windows Server 2003
7 12 (25.00%) MS Exchange
7 12 (25.00%) SQL
8 11 (22.92%) ITIL
8 11 (22.92%) Windows Server 2008
9 10 (20.83%) ARCserve
10 9 (18.75%) Finance
10 9 (18.75%) MS Office
10 9 (18.75%) Windows XP
11 8 (16.67%) SharePoint
11 8 (16.67%) SLA
11 8 (16.67%) SQL Server
12 7 (14.58%) SMTP
12 7 (14.58%) Knowledge Management
13 6 (12.50%) Altiris
13 6 (12.50%) Migration
13 6 (12.50%) HP SIM
13 6 (12.50%) Windows 7
13 6 (12.50%) Service Delivery
13 6 (12.50%) Citrix
13 6 (12.50%) SAN
13 6 (12.50%) Java

CA
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 12 (25.00%) MS Exchange
2 8 (16.67%) SharePoint
3 5 (10.42%) IIS
3 5 (10.42%) Apache
3 5 (10.42%) Exchange Server 2007
4 4 (8.33%) CMS
4 4 (8.33%) IBM HTTP Server
4 4 (8.33%) SharePoint Server
4 4 (8.33%) WebSphere
4 4 (8.33%) Tomcat
4 4 (8.33%) WebSphere Application Server
5 3 (6.25%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 3 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2003
6 2 (4.17%) Documentum
7 1 (2.08%) CICS
7 1 (2.08%) WebLogic
Applications
1 15 (31.25%) MS Excel
2 9 (18.75%) MS Office
3 2 (4.17%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 2 (4.17%) CA Clarity
2 1 (2.08%) SAP FI-CA
2 1 (2.08%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (2.08%) Cordys
2 1 (2.08%) Oracle 11i
2 1 (2.08%) SAP SD
2 1 (2.08%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (14.58%) SMTP
2 6 (12.50%) SAN
3 4 (8.33%) LDAP
3 4 (8.33%) LAN
4 2 (4.17%) VoIP
4 2 (4.17%) WAN
4 2 (4.17%) Firewall
4 2 (4.17%) TCP/IP
5 1 (2.08%) VPN
5 1 (2.08%) IP Telephony
5 1 (2.08%) Cisco IOS
5 1 (2.08%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (2.08%) NAS
5 1 (2.08%) PABX
5 1 (2.08%) Intranet
5 1 (2.08%) Internet
5 1 (2.08%) Extranet
5 1 (2.08%) MPLS
5 1 (2.08%) Ethernet
5 1 (2.08%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 5 (10.42%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (8.33%) Oracle Database
4 3 (6.25%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (6.25%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (2.08%) Relational Database
5 1 (2.08%) DB2
5 1 (2.08%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (2.08%) IDOL
Development Applications
1 2 (4.17%) ClearCase
1 2 (4.17%) ClearQuest
1 2 (4.17%) Introscope
1 2 (4.17%) StarTeam
2 1 (2.08%) WebLOAD
2 1 (2.08%) Wise Package Studio
2 1 (2.08%) MSI
2 1 (2.08%) Toad
General
1 9 (18.75%) Finance
2 2 (4.17%) Retail
3 1 (2.08%) Publishing
3 1 (2.08%) Military
Job Titles
1 7 (14.58%) Analyst
2 5 (10.42%) Consultant
2 5 (10.42%) Systems Administrator
2 5 (10.42%) Administrator
2 5 (10.42%) Developer
3 4 (8.33%) ServiceNow Developer
3 4 (8.33%) Architect
4 3 (6.25%) Test Manager
4 3 (6.25%) Support Analyst
4 3 (6.25%) 3rd Line Support
4 3 (6.25%) Senior Systems Administrator
4 3 (6.25%) Middleware Consultant
5 2 (4.17%) Wintel Engineer
5 2 (4.17%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 2 (4.17%) Service Desk Engineer
5 2 (4.17%) Operations Analyst
5 2 (4.17%) PMO Manager
5 2 (4.17%) Technical Analyst
5 2 (4.17%) Senior Support Analyst
5 2 (4.17%) Portfolio Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (10.42%) XML
2 4 (8.33%) Middleware
2 4 (8.33%) HTML
2 4 (8.33%) CSS
2 4 (8.33%) Web Services
3 1 (2.08%) .NET
3 1 (2.08%) J2EE
3 1 (2.08%) JRules
3 1 (2.08%) Application Packaging
3 1 (2.08%) Software Packaging
3 1 (2.08%) Apache Flex
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.33%) Blackberry
1 4 (8.33%) Replication
1 4 (8.33%) CMDB
2 3 (6.25%) Smartcard
3 2 (4.17%) Thin Client
3 2 (4.17%) Mainframe
3 2 (4.17%) Management Information System
3 2 (4.17%) Fat Client
3 2 (4.17%) Video Conferencing
3 2 (4.17%) Clustering
3 2 (4.17%) PKI
3 2 (4.17%) Mobile Computing
4 1 (2.08%) PDA
4 1 (2.08%) IVR
4 1 (2.08%) STB
4 1 (2.08%) e-Health
4 1 (2.08%) Open Source
4 1 (2.08%) Enterprise Storage
4 1 (2.08%) DTV
4 1 (2.08%) MPEG
Operating Systems
1 26 (54.17%) Windows
2 13 (27.08%) Windows Server 2003
3 11 (22.92%) Windows Server 2008
4 9 (18.75%) Windows XP
5 6 (12.50%) Windows 7
6 5 (10.42%) UNIX
7 3 (6.25%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (4.17%) Windows 2000
9 1 (2.08%) Linux
9 1 (2.08%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (22.92%) ITIL
2 7 (14.58%) Knowledge Management
3 6 (12.50%) Service Delivery
3 6 (12.50%) Migration
4 4 (8.33%) ITSM
4 4 (8.33%) Configuration Management
4 4 (8.33%) Workflow
4 4 (8.33%) Content Management
4 4 (8.33%) Unit Testing
5 3 (6.25%) User Acceptance Testing
5 3 (6.25%) Root Cause Analysis
5 3 (6.25%) Validation
5 3 (6.25%) Project Management
5 3 (6.25%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (4.17%) Network Management
6 2 (4.17%) Portfolio Management
6 2 (4.17%) Performance Analysis
6 2 (4.17%) Incident Management
7 1 (2.08%) Load Balancing
7 1 (2.08%) MODAF
Programming Languages
1 12 (25.00%) SQL
2 6 (12.50%) Java
3 5 (10.42%) PowerShell
4 2 (4.17%) VBScript
4 2 (4.17%) VB
5 1 (2.08%) Python
5 1 (2.08%) Shell Script
5 1 (2.08%) Lua
5 1 (2.08%) Perl
5 1 (2.08%) C
5 1 (2.08%) C#
5 1 (2.08%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 19 (39.58%) Security Cleared
2 14 (29.17%) SC Cleared
3 3 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (4.17%) CCNA
4 2 (4.17%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (4.17%) BC Cleared
4 2 (4.17%) DV Cleared
5 1 (2.08%) MCP
5 1 (2.08%) MCTS
5 1 (2.08%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (16.67%) SLA
2 1 (2.08%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (2.08%) QA
System Software
1 19 (39.58%) Active Directory
2 5 (10.42%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (10.42%) vSphere
3 4 (8.33%) Citrix Presentation Server
3 4 (8.33%) XenApp
4 2 (4.17%) XenDesktop
4 2 (4.17%) Terminal Services
4 2 (4.17%) VMware ESX
4 2 (4.17%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (2.08%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 10 (20.83%) ARCserve
2 6 (12.50%) HP SIM
3 4 (8.33%) CA SiteMinder
4 3 (6.25%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 3 (6.25%) SCCM
5 2 (4.17%) HP Data Protector
5 2 (4.17%) HP Quality Center
5 2 (4.17%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 2 (4.17%) OpenView Configuration Management
5 2 (4.17%) Unicenter
6 1 (2.08%) Control-M
6 1 (2.08%) Norton AntiVirus
6 1 (2.08%) CA Endevor
6 1 (2.08%) EMC NetWorker
6 1 (2.08%) Cisco UCCX
6 1 (2.08%) CA Spectrum
6 1 (2.08%) CA Wily
Vendors
1 22 (45.83%) Microsoft
2 15 (31.25%) HP
2 15 (31.25%) VMware
3 6 (12.50%) Altiris
3 6 (12.50%) Citrix
4 5 (10.42%) Cisco
4 5 (10.42%) IBM
4 5 (10.42%) Oracle
4 5 (10.42%) JBoss
5 4 (8.33%) BMC
5 4 (8.33%) Brocade
5 4 (8.33%) ServiceNow
6 3 (6.25%) SAP
6 3 (6.25%) Lumension
6 3 (6.25%) 3PAR
6 3 (6.25%) Symantec
6 3 (6.25%) Remedy
7 2 (4.17%) AppSense
7 2 (4.17%) Google
7 2 (4.17%) ArcSight
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