The first table below looks at the demand for CA Spectrum skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CA Spectrum over the 3 months to 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Systems Management category.

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.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
CA Spectrum
Rank 574 558 -
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -
Contract jobs citing CA Spectrum 14 5 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.026% 0.010% -
As % of the Systems Management category 0.34% 0.13% -
Number of daily rates quoted 6 1 0
Average daily rate
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£315 £375 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.00% -
UK excluding London average daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Systems Management Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
4128 3753 3782
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 7.55% 7.34% 6.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 2436 2101 1956
Average daily rate £375 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £220 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
-0.73% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 128 162 176
Average hourly rate £19.50 £22.50 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.33% +25.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.95 £13.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.53 £42.50 £36.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.06 £22.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-8.81% +25.71%

CA Spectrum
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing CA Spectrum within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Systems Management category.

CA Spectrum Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

CA Spectrum
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing CA Spectrum within the UK.

CA Spectrum Daily Rate Trend in the UK

CA Spectrum
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing CA Spectrum within the UK.

CA Spectrum Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

CA Spectrum
Top 13 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CA Spectrum within the UK over the 3 months to 30 July 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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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
London +27 13 £315 -16.00% 1
England -22 13 £315 -16.00% 1
City of London - 2 £350 -
North West - - - -
South East - - - -
South West - - - -
Maidenhead - - - -
Manchester - - - -
Berkshire - - - -
Hampshire - - - -
Wiltshire - - - -
Basingstoke - - - -
Corsham - - - -

CA Spectrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing CA Spectrum 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 Spectrum.

1 23 (100.00%) CA
2 14 (60.87%) Cisco
3 10 (43.48%) Firewall
4 9 (39.13%) Windows
5 7 (30.43%) Riverbed
5 7 (30.43%) NetIQ
6 6 (26.09%) Configuration Management
6 6 (26.09%) Finance
7 5 (21.74%) Network Design
7 5 (21.74%) Load Balancing
7 5 (21.74%) NetScaler
7 5 (21.74%) BGP
7 5 (21.74%) CheckPoint
7 5 (21.74%) Citrix
7 5 (21.74%) Oracle
7 5 (21.74%) Perl
7 5 (21.74%) SQL
7 5 (21.74%) Ethernet
8 4 (17.39%) UNIX
8 4 (17.39%) VPN
8 4 (17.39%) DNS
8 4 (17.39%) Linux
8 4 (17.39%) Avaya
8 4 (17.39%) McAfee
8 4 (17.39%) Radware
8 4 (17.39%) SC Cleared
8 4 (17.39%) Security Cleared
8 4 (17.39%) Retail
8 4 (17.39%) IPsec
8 4 (17.39%) Change Management

CA Spectrum
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing CA Spectrum 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 Spectrum. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (13.04%) Exchange Server 2003
1 3 (13.04%) Exchange Server 2007
1 3 (13.04%) MS Exchange
2 2 (8.70%) Apache
2 2 (8.70%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (4.35%) AutoCAD
1 1 (4.35%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 10 (43.48%) Firewall
2 5 (21.74%) NetScaler
2 5 (21.74%) BGP
2 5 (21.74%) Ethernet
3 4 (17.39%) VPN
3 4 (17.39%) DNS
3 4 (17.39%) IPsec
3 4 (17.39%) Cisco Nexus
4 3 (13.04%) Network Security
4 3 (13.04%) Cisco ASA
4 3 (13.04%) MPLS
4 3 (13.04%) Internet
4 3 (13.04%) WAN
4 3 (13.04%) LAN
5 2 (8.70%) VoIP
5 2 (8.70%) DHCP
5 2 (8.70%) TCP/IP
5 2 (8.70%) SAN
5 2 (8.70%) OSPF
5 2 (8.70%) Cisco ISE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.70%) SQL Server
1 2 (8.70%) DB2
Development Applications
1 1 (4.35%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 6 (26.09%) Finance
2 4 (17.39%) Retail
3 1 (4.35%) Banking
3 1 (4.35%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (34.78%) Network Engineer
2 4 (17.39%) Consultant
3 2 (8.70%) Architect
3 2 (8.70%) Cisco Engineer
3 2 (8.70%) Technical Specialist
3 2 (8.70%) Network Consultant
3 2 (8.70%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (4.35%) Support Engineer
4 1 (4.35%) Technical Engineer
4 1 (4.35%) Network Analyst
4 1 (4.35%) Operations Analyst
4 1 (4.35%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 1 (4.35%) Data Centre Engineer
4 1 (4.35%) Firewall Engineer
4 1 (4.35%) Deskside Support
4 1 (4.35%) Web Engineer
4 1 (4.35%) Network Monitoring Engineer
4 1 (4.35%) Monitoring Engineer
4 1 (4.35%) Project Manager
4 1 (4.35%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.70%) Regular Expression
2 1 (4.35%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.04%) e-Health
2 1 (4.35%) IVR
2 1 (4.35%) SecurID
2 1 (4.35%) Open Source
2 1 (4.35%) Firmware
Operating Systems
1 9 (39.13%) Windows
2 4 (17.39%) UNIX
2 4 (17.39%) Linux
3 3 (13.04%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (13.04%) AIX
3 3 (13.04%) Windows XP
4 2 (8.70%) Solaris
4 2 (8.70%) Oracle Linux
4 2 (8.70%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (26.09%) Configuration Management
2 5 (21.74%) Network Design
2 5 (21.74%) Load Balancing
3 4 (17.39%) Change Management
4 3 (13.04%) Migration
4 3 (13.04%) Network Management
5 2 (8.70%) ITIL
5 2 (8.70%) Network Monitoring
5 2 (8.70%) Service Management
6 1 (4.35%) Contact Management
6 1 (4.35%) Performance Management
6 1 (4.35%) Capacity Management
6 1 (4.35%) Project Management
6 1 (4.35%) PRINCE2
6 1 (4.35%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 5 (21.74%) Perl
1 5 (21.74%) SQL
2 2 (8.70%) Python
2 2 (8.70%) VB
2 2 (8.70%) Ruby
3 1 (4.35%) Ada
Qualifications
1 4 (17.39%) SC Cleared
1 4 (17.39%) Security Cleared
2 3 (13.04%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (4.35%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (4.35%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (4.35%) CCIE
3 1 (4.35%) CCNP
3 1 (4.35%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (13.04%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (8.70%) FreeRADIUS
1 2 (8.70%) vSphere
2 1 (4.35%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (4.35%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 3 (13.04%) Cisco CUCM
1 3 (13.04%) ARCserve
2 2 (8.70%) Unicenter
2 2 (8.70%) BladeLogic
3 1 (4.35%) HP NNM
3 1 (4.35%) Cacti
3 1 (4.35%) Cisco UCCX
3 1 (4.35%) Nagios
3 1 (4.35%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 23 (100.00%) CA
2 14 (60.87%) Cisco
3 7 (30.43%) Riverbed
3 7 (30.43%) NetIQ
4 5 (21.74%) CheckPoint
4 5 (21.74%) Citrix
4 5 (21.74%) Oracle
5 4 (17.39%) Avaya
5 4 (17.39%) McAfee
5 4 (17.39%) Radware
6 3 (13.04%) Speakerbus
6 3 (13.04%) Verint
6 3 (13.04%) Symantec
6 3 (13.04%) BMC
7 2 (8.70%) IBM
7 2 (8.70%) Juniper
7 2 (8.70%) Splunk
7 2 (8.70%) VMware
8 1 (4.35%) SolarWinds
8 1 (4.35%) F5
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