The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of CA products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CA over the 3 months to 5 May 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
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
CA
Rank 134 133 138
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +5
Contract jobs citing CA 8 6 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.28% 0.20% 0.15%
As % of the Vendors category 0.66% 0.50% 0.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 5 3
Median daily rate £343 £290 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.10% -38.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £280 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £360 £615
UK excluding London median daily rate £423 £390 £353
% change year-on-year
+8.33% +10.48%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.75 £40.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-20.62% +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 West region.

Vendors Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1214 1196 1378
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 41.73% 39.16% 42.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 778 668 842
Median daily rate £363 £360 £353
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.69% +2.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £231 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £520 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 64 93 81
Median hourly rate £23.00 £20.19 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.94% +15.34%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £11.47 £11.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.25 £41.00 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+8.10% +5.71%

CA
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South West region citing CA as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Vendors category.

CA Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

CA
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing CA across the South West region.

CA Daily Rate Trend in the South West

CA
Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CA across the South West region over the 3 months to 5 May 2016.

CA Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

CA
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing CA across the South West region.

CA Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

CA
Contract Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 3 months to 5 May 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
Wiltshire - 4 £310 -
Gloucestershire +8 2 £700 -
Bristol 0 2 £365 +25.86% 2
CA
England

CA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 West region with a requirement for CA.

1 9 (45.00%) CheckPoint
2 7 (35.00%) Cisco
2 7 (35.00%) VPN
2 7 (35.00%) SolarWinds
3 6 (30.00%) Windows 7
3 6 (30.00%) SCCM
3 6 (30.00%) Microsoft
3 6 (30.00%) Active Directory
3 6 (30.00%) Windows
3 6 (30.00%) AppSense
4 5 (25.00%) IP Telephony
4 5 (25.00%) Migration
4 5 (25.00%) Telecoms
4 5 (25.00%) Firewall
4 5 (25.00%) Wireless
4 5 (25.00%) MS Office
4 5 (25.00%) HP
4 5 (25.00%) CiscoWorks
4 5 (25.00%) IBM
4 5 (25.00%) Nokia
4 5 (25.00%) PRINCE2
4 5 (25.00%) MPLS
4 5 (25.00%) Project Management
4 5 (25.00%) JSP 440
4 5 (25.00%) Cisco IPT
4 5 (25.00%) Network Management
4 5 (25.00%) Unified Communications
4 5 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
4 5 (25.00%) FWSM
4 5 (25.00%) Cisco Nexus

CA
Top Related IT Skills in the South West 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 4 (20.00%) Skype for Business
2 2 (10.00%) SharePoint
3 1 (5.00%) Confluence
Applications
1 5 (25.00%) MS Office
2 1 (5.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 7 (35.00%) VPN
2 5 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
2 5 (25.00%) Cisco IPT
2 5 (25.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 5 (25.00%) Firewall
2 5 (25.00%) FWSM
2 5 (25.00%) IP Telephony
2 5 (25.00%) MPLS
2 5 (25.00%) Unified Communications
2 5 (25.00%) Wireless
3 2 (10.00%) DNS
3 2 (10.00%) LAN
3 2 (10.00%) WAN
4 1 (5.00%) BGP
4 1 (5.00%) NetScaler
4 1 (5.00%) Network Security
4 1 (5.00%) OSPF
4 1 (5.00%) SNMP
4 1 (5.00%) Spanning Tree
4 1 (5.00%) Wi-Fi
Development Applications
1 1 (5.00%) JIRA
General
1 5 (25.00%) Telecoms
2 3 (15.00%) Finance
3 2 (10.00%) Marketing
4 1 (5.00%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 6 (30.00%) Analyst
2 5 (25.00%) Coordinator
2 5 (25.00%) Project Coordinator
3 4 (20.00%) Consultant
3 4 (20.00%) Senior Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) 3rd Line Support
4 2 (10.00%) 3rd Line Technical Support
4 2 (10.00%) Architect
4 2 (10.00%) Citrix Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) Network Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) Network Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Security Consultant
4 2 (10.00%) Senior Network Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) Support Consultant
4 2 (10.00%) Technical Consultant
4 2 (10.00%) Technical Support
4 2 (10.00%) Technical Support Consultant
5 1 (5.00%) Enterprise Architect
5 1 (5.00%) Enterprise Management Architect
5 1 (5.00%) Service Management Architect
Miscellaneous
1 5 (25.00%) Data Centre
2 4 (20.00%) Fat Client
2 4 (20.00%) Thin Client
3 3 (15.00%) Management Information System
4 2 (10.00%) Client/Server
4 2 (10.00%) Health Informatics
4 2 (10.00%) Informatics
4 2 (10.00%) Mainframe
4 2 (10.00%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 6 (30.00%) Windows
1 6 (30.00%) Windows 7
2 4 (20.00%) Windows Server
2 4 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (20.00%) Windows XP
3 2 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (10.00%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (25.00%) Migration
1 5 (25.00%) Network Management
1 5 (25.00%) PRINCE2
1 5 (25.00%) Project Management
2 4 (20.00%) Application Virtualisation
2 4 (20.00%) Service Management
3 3 (15.00%) ITIL
4 2 (10.00%) Incident Management
4 2 (10.00%) ITSM
4 2 (10.00%) Resource Management
4 2 (10.00%) Unit Testing
4 2 (10.00%) Validation
5 1 (5.00%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (5.00%) DevOps
5 1 (5.00%) ITIL V3
5 1 (5.00%) Network Load Balancing
5 1 (5.00%) Network Monitoring
5 1 (5.00%) Open Source
Qualifications
1 4 (20.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (15.00%) DV Cleared
3 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (5.00%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (25.00%) JSP 440
2 1 (5.00%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (30.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (20.00%) Microsoft App-V
2 4 (20.00%) VMware ESX
2 4 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (20.00%) XenApp
2 4 (20.00%) XenDesktop
3 2 (10.00%) ACF2
3 2 (10.00%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 6 (30.00%) SCCM
2 5 (25.00%) CiscoWorks
3 2 (10.00%) logstash
3 2 (10.00%) Nagios
3 2 (10.00%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 2 (10.00%) ZABBIX
3 2 (10.00%) Zenoss
3 2 (10.00%) zSecure
Vendors
1 9 (45.00%) CheckPoint
2 7 (35.00%) Cisco
2 7 (35.00%) SolarWinds
3 6 (30.00%) AppSense
3 6 (30.00%) Microsoft
4 5 (25.00%) HP
4 5 (25.00%) IBM
4 5 (25.00%) Nokia
5 4 (20.00%) Citrix
5 4 (20.00%) IronPort
5 4 (20.00%) VMware
5 4 (20.00%) Wyse
6 2 (10.00%) BMC
6 2 (10.00%) Polycom
6 2 (10.00%) ServiceNow
6 2 (10.00%) Splunk
6 2 (10.00%) Symantec
7 1 (5.00%) Blue Coat