The table below looks at the statistics 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 9 February 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.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
CA Spectrum
Rank 617 598 573
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -25
Contract jobs citing CA Spectrum 7 18 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.014% 0.035% 0.026%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.16% 0.41% 0.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 6 5
Average daily rate £401 £385 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.02% -3.75%
UK excluding London average daily rate £401 £370 -
% change year-on-year
+8.24% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Systems Management category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Systems Management Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
4386 4354 3776
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 8.52% 8.43% 7.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 2773 2590 2133
Average daily rate £425 £425 £383
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £223
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £393 £363 £340
% change year-on-year
+8.27% +6.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 137 142 140
Average hourly rate £30.00 £19.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+53.84% +2.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £13.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £46.00 £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £21.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+62.79% +2.38%

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 10 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 9 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
England -42 6 £401 +4.02% 2
West Midlands -10 4 - -
Solihull - 4 - -
Berkshire +3 2 £401 +33.50%
South East -9 2 £401 +33.50% 1
Bracknell -3 1 - -
Maidenhead - 1 £401 -
Belfast - 1 - -
Northern Ireland - 1 - -
County Antrim - 1 - -

CA Spectrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 31 (100.00%) CA
2 21 (67.74%) EMC
3 18 (58.06%) Cisco
3 18 (58.06%) e-Health
4 17 (54.84%) Network Management
5 15 (48.39%) Linux
6 13 (41.94%) Unix
6 13 (41.94%) Windows
6 13 (41.94%) CCNA
6 13 (41.94%) Cisco Certification
6 13 (41.94%) Security Cleared
7 12 (38.71%) System Testing
7 12 (38.71%) Windows Server 2008
7 12 (38.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 12 (38.71%) Windows Server 2012
7 12 (38.71%) CiscoWorks
7 12 (38.71%) Solaris
7 12 (38.71%) Perl
7 12 (38.71%) Red Hat
8 11 (35.48%) SC Cleared
9 10 (32.26%) LAN
9 10 (32.26%) WAN
10 9 (29.03%) Telecoms
11 8 (25.81%) Risk Management
12 6 (19.35%) Knowledge Management
12 6 (19.35%) Project Management
13 5 (16.13%) Firewall
14 4 (12.90%) SQL
14 4 (12.90%) Ruby
14 4 (12.90%) SevOne

CA Spectrum
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 1 (3.23%) SharePoint
1 1 (3.23%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (3.23%) MS Excel
1 1 (3.23%) MS Office
1 1 (3.23%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (3.23%) SAP CCM
1 1 (3.23%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.23%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (32.26%) LAN
1 10 (32.26%) WAN
2 5 (16.13%) Firewall
3 3 (9.68%) VoIP
4 2 (6.45%) SNMP
4 2 (6.45%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (3.23%) Cisco Wireless
5 1 (3.23%) DNS
5 1 (3.23%) DSL
5 1 (3.23%) H.323
5 1 (3.23%) MGCP
5 1 (3.23%) NetScaler
5 1 (3.23%) Structured Cabling
5 1 (3.23%) Unified Communications
5 1 (3.23%) Wireless
5 1 (3.23%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (9.68%) MySQL
1 3 (9.68%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (6.45%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 9 (29.03%) Telecoms
2 1 (3.23%) Billing
Job Titles
1 18 (58.06%) Network Engineer
2 9 (29.03%) Cisco Engineer
2 9 (29.03%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 7 (22.58%) EMC Engineer
4 4 (12.90%) Analyst
5 3 (9.68%) Architect
5 3 (9.68%) Business Analyst
5 3 (9.68%) Network Support
5 3 (9.68%) Network Support Engineer
5 3 (9.68%) Support Engineer
6 2 (6.45%) Applications Engineer
6 2 (6.45%) Business Process Analyst
6 2 (6.45%) Cisco Network Support Engineer
6 2 (6.45%) Cisco Support
6 2 (6.45%) Cisco Support Engineer
6 2 (6.45%) Consultant
6 2 (6.45%) Designer
6 2 (6.45%) Developer
6 2 (6.45%) Network Architect
6 2 (6.45%) Process Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (9.68%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 18 (58.06%) e-Health
Operating Systems
1 15 (48.39%) Linux
2 13 (41.94%) Unix
2 13 (41.94%) Windows
3 12 (38.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 12 (38.71%) Solaris
3 12 (38.71%) Windows Server 2008
3 12 (38.71%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (3.23%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (54.84%) Network Management
2 12 (38.71%) System Testing
3 8 (25.81%) Risk Management
4 6 (19.35%) Knowledge Management
4 6 (19.35%) Project Management
5 3 (9.68%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (9.68%) BPMN
5 3 (9.68%) UML
6 2 (6.45%) Configuration Management
6 2 (6.45%) ITIL
6 2 (6.45%) Migration
6 2 (6.45%) Network Design
6 2 (6.45%) Network Monitoring
6 2 (6.45%) Service Management
7 1 (3.23%) Change Management
7 1 (3.23%) ERP
7 1 (3.23%) Incident Management
7 1 (3.23%) ITSM
7 1 (3.23%) Service Delivery
7 1 (3.23%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 12 (38.71%) Perl
2 4 (12.90%) Ruby
2 4 (12.90%) SQL
3 3 (9.68%) JavaScript
4 1 (3.23%) VB
Qualifications
1 13 (41.94%) CCNA
1 13 (41.94%) Cisco Certification
1 13 (41.94%) Security Cleared
2 11 (35.48%) SC Cleared
3 1 (3.23%) CCNP
3 1 (3.23%) CCVP
3 1 (3.23%) MCITP
3 1 (3.23%) MCSA
3 1 (3.23%) MCSE
3 1 (3.23%) MCTS
3 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (3.23%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.23%) BS7799
1 1 (3.23%) ISO/IEC 17799
1 1 (3.23%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (9.68%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (3.23%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 12 (38.71%) CiscoWorks
2 2 (6.45%) Cisco CUCM
2 2 (6.45%) Cisco Prime
2 2 (6.45%) Cisco UCCX
2 2 (6.45%) OpenView
3 1 (3.23%) Backup Exec
3 1 (3.23%) Nagios
3 1 (3.23%) NetBackup
3 1 (3.23%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (3.23%) SCCM
3 1 (3.23%) SCOM
3 1 (3.23%) WSUS
Vendors
1 31 (100.00%) CA
2 21 (67.74%) EMC
3 18 (58.06%) Cisco
4 12 (38.71%) Red Hat
5 4 (12.90%) SevOne
6 3 (9.68%) SolarWinds
6 3 (9.68%) VMware
7 2 (6.45%) CheckPoint
7 2 (6.45%) Citrix
7 2 (6.45%) HP
7 2 (6.45%) NetIQ
8 1 (3.23%) Aruba
8 1 (3.23%) BT
8 1 (3.23%) F5
8 1 (3.23%) Intel Security
8 1 (3.23%) JD Edwards
8 1 (3.23%) Microsoft
8 1 (3.23%) Peregrine
8 1 (3.23%) SAP
8 1 (3.23%) Symantec