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 18 December 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.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
CA Spectrum
Rank 571 563 530
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -33
Contract jobs citing CA Spectrum 37 6 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.067% 0.012% 0.026%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.81% 0.16% 0.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 2 5
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£330 £350 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.71% -2.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £273 £310 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £432 £390 £387
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 - £368
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Average hourly rate £37.60 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.60 - -

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
4572 3700 3216
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 8.27% 7.16% 6.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 2868 2226 1696
Average daily rate £415 £388 £374
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.09% +3.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £520 £488
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £335 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.20% -4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 163 141 211
Average hourly rate £21.00 £19.50 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -13.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.06 £12.38 £12.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £37.90 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £21.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
- -6.66%

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
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CA Spectrum within the UK over the 3 months to 18 December 2014.

CA Spectrum Daily Rate Histogram 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 19 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 18 December 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
England +2 37 £330 -5.71% 2
London +38 21 £340 -2.85% 1
South East - 12 £300 -
Berkshire - 5 £300 -
Buckinghamshire - 5 - -
Hertfordshire - - - -
West Sussex - - - -
Wiltshire - - - - 1
Maidenhead - - - -
Swansea - - - -
Watford - - - -
South Wales - - - -
South West - - - - 1
Wales - - - -
West Wales - - - -
East of England - - - -
Cardiff - - - -
Corsham - - - -
Crawley - - - -

CA Spectrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 66 (100.00%) CA
2 52 (78.79%) Cisco
3 45 (68.18%) Firewall
4 30 (45.45%) Change Management
5 28 (42.42%) Service Management
5 28 (42.42%) Line Management
6 26 (39.39%) NetScaler
6 26 (39.39%) Citrix
6 26 (39.39%) CheckPoint
7 25 (37.88%) Cisco Certification
8 22 (33.33%) Cisco Nexus
9 21 (31.82%) Ethernet
10 20 (30.30%) LAN
10 20 (30.30%) Load Balancing
11 19 (28.79%) e-Health
12 18 (27.27%) DNS
13 17 (25.76%) WAN
13 17 (25.76%) Windows
13 17 (25.76%) IPsec
14 16 (24.24%) BGP
14 16 (24.24%) Linux
14 16 (24.24%) VPN
14 16 (24.24%) Cisco CUCM
15 15 (22.73%) MPLS
16 14 (21.21%) Internet
17 13 (19.70%) Oracle
17 13 (19.70%) SQL
17 13 (19.70%) Cisco ICM
17 13 (19.70%) Contact Management
17 13 (19.70%) Cisco UCCX

CA Spectrum
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 10 (15.15%) IIS
1 10 (15.15%) Apache
2 3 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2007
2 3 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2003
2 3 (4.55%) MS Exchange
2 3 (4.55%) SharePoint
Applications
1 10 (15.15%) MS Excel
2 8 (12.12%) MS Visio
3 3 (4.55%) MS Office
4 1 (1.52%) AutoCAD
Communications & Networking
1 45 (68.18%) Firewall
2 26 (39.39%) NetScaler
3 22 (33.33%) Cisco Nexus
4 21 (31.82%) Ethernet
5 20 (30.30%) LAN
6 18 (27.27%) DNS
7 17 (25.76%) WAN
7 17 (25.76%) IPsec
8 16 (24.24%) BGP
8 16 (24.24%) VPN
9 15 (22.73%) MPLS
10 14 (21.21%) Internet
11 13 (19.70%) Cisco ICM
12 12 (18.18%) Network Security
13 10 (15.15%) DHCP
13 10 (15.15%) VLAN
13 10 (15.15%) Wireless
13 10 (15.15%) Cisco ASA
13 10 (15.15%) Cisco IPT
13 10 (15.15%) Cisco ISE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (15.15%) SQL Server
1 10 (15.15%) DB2
Development Applications
1 2 (3.03%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 11 (16.67%) Finance
2 8 (12.12%) Banking
3 4 (6.06%) Telecoms
4 3 (4.55%) Investment Banking
4 3 (4.55%) Retail
Job Titles
1 21 (31.82%) Network Engineer
2 13 (19.70%) Voice Engineer
3 6 (9.09%) Security Engineer
4 5 (7.58%) Network Security Engineer
4 5 (7.58%) Analyst
4 5 (7.58%) Network Analyst
5 4 (6.06%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 4 (6.06%) Support Engineer
6 3 (4.55%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
6 3 (4.55%) Author
6 3 (4.55%) Technical Author
6 3 (4.55%) Network Support Engineer
6 3 (4.55%) Cisco Engineer
6 3 (4.55%) Network Support
7 2 (3.03%) Senior Network Support
7 2 (3.03%) Senior Network Support Engineer
7 2 (3.03%) Data Centre Engineer
7 2 (3.03%) Operations Analyst
7 2 (3.03%) Senior Support Engineer
7 2 (3.03%) Senior Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (15.15%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 19 (28.79%) e-Health
2 6 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (7.58%) IVR
4 3 (4.55%) EPoS
5 2 (3.03%) SecurID
Operating Systems
1 17 (25.76%) Windows
2 16 (24.24%) Linux
3 10 (15.15%) AIX
3 10 (15.15%) SUSE
3 10 (15.15%) Oracle Linux
4 3 (4.55%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (4.55%) UNIX
4 3 (4.55%) Windows XP
5 1 (1.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.52%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (45.45%) Change Management
2 28 (42.42%) Service Management
2 28 (42.42%) Line Management
3 20 (30.30%) Load Balancing
4 13 (19.70%) Contact Management
5 7 (10.61%) Network Management
6 6 (9.09%) ITIL
6 6 (9.09%) Configuration Management
7 5 (7.58%) Performance Analysis
7 5 (7.58%) Workflow
7 5 (7.58%) Network Design
8 3 (4.55%) Problem Management
9 2 (3.03%) PRINCE2
9 2 (3.03%) Migration
9 2 (3.03%) Security Management
9 2 (3.03%) Project Management
9 2 (3.03%) Time Management
9 2 (3.03%) Performance Management
9 2 (3.03%) Fault Management
9 2 (3.03%) Low Latency
Programming Languages
1 13 (19.70%) SQL
2 2 (3.03%) Perl
3 1 (1.52%) Shell Script
3 1 (1.52%) VB
Qualifications
1 25 (37.88%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (16.67%) Security Cleared
3 9 (13.64%) CCNA
4 8 (12.12%) SC Cleared
5 4 (6.06%) CCIE
5 4 (6.06%) CCNP
6 2 (3.03%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 2 (3.03%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (1.52%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.55%) PCI DSS
1 3 (4.55%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (15.15%) vSphere
1 10 (15.15%) FreeRADIUS
2 8 (12.12%) Firmware
3 4 (6.06%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.52%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 16 (24.24%) Cisco CUCM
2 13 (19.70%) Cisco UCCX
3 8 (12.12%) Cisco UCCE
4 3 (4.55%) ARCserve
5 2 (3.03%) CiscoWorks
5 2 (3.03%) HP UCMDB
6 1 (1.52%) Cisco Prime
6 1 (1.52%) OpenView
6 1 (1.52%) Tivoli
6 1 (1.52%) Unicenter
Vendors
1 66 (100.00%) CA
2 52 (78.79%) Cisco
3 26 (39.39%) Citrix
3 26 (39.39%) CheckPoint
4 13 (19.70%) Oracle
5 12 (18.18%) Splunk
6 11 (16.67%) IBM
7 10 (15.15%) Microsoft
7 10 (15.15%) VMware
8 8 (12.12%) F5
9 7 (10.61%) Riverbed
9 7 (10.61%) Avaya
10 6 (9.09%) HP
10 6 (9.09%) Remedy
11 4 (6.06%) Juniper
11 4 (6.06%) Nortel
11 4 (6.06%) NetIQ
11 4 (6.06%) Radware
11 4 (6.06%) McAfee
12 3 (4.55%) ServiceNow
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