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 24 April 2015 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
CA Spectrum
Rank 574 592 557
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -35
Contract jobs citing CA Spectrum 20 8 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.036% 0.014% 0.004%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.46% 0.19% 0.060%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 0
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UK excluding London average daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
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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
4355 4206 3340
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 7.82% 7.62% 6.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 2659 2416 1915
Average daily rate £410 £395 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.79% +5.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £226
10% offered a daily rate of more than £567 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 199 155 169
Average hourly rate £20.19 £22.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.28% +12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £14.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.50 £45.00 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.19 £25.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-19.26% +25.00%

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 6 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 24 April 2015. 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 +12 20 - -
London +12 13 - -
Buckinghamshire +6 7 - -
South East -1 7 - -
Milton Keynes +1 6 - -
City of London +17 1 - -

CA Spectrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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 42 (100.00%) CA
2 38 (90.48%) Cisco
3 32 (76.19%) Firewall
4 26 (61.90%) Change Management
5 25 (59.52%) Citrix
5 25 (59.52%) NetScaler
6 21 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
7 18 (42.86%) CheckPoint
8 17 (40.48%) Service Management
8 17 (40.48%) Line Management
9 16 (38.10%) VPN
9 16 (38.10%) Ethernet
10 15 (35.71%) Cisco UCCX
10 15 (35.71%) Cisco CUCM
10 15 (35.71%) Contact Management
10 15 (35.71%) Cisco ICM
11 14 (33.33%) e-Health
11 14 (33.33%) LAN
11 14 (33.33%) IPsec
12 13 (30.95%) Internet
13 12 (28.57%) Load Balancing
13 12 (28.57%) Cisco Nexus
13 12 (28.57%) WAN
14 11 (26.19%) DNS
15 9 (21.43%) BGP
15 9 (21.43%) Wireless
16 8 (19.05%) IBM
16 8 (19.05%) Windows
16 8 (19.05%) Linux
17 7 (16.67%) Apache

CA Spectrum
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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 7 (16.67%) Apache
1 7 (16.67%) IIS
2 1 (2.38%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (16.67%) MS Excel
2 5 (11.90%) MS Visio
3 1 (2.38%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 32 (76.19%) Firewall
2 25 (59.52%) NetScaler
3 16 (38.10%) VPN
3 16 (38.10%) Ethernet
4 15 (35.71%) Cisco ICM
5 14 (33.33%) LAN
5 14 (33.33%) IPsec
6 13 (30.95%) Internet
7 12 (28.57%) Cisco Nexus
7 12 (28.57%) WAN
8 11 (26.19%) DNS
9 9 (21.43%) BGP
9 9 (21.43%) Wireless
10 7 (16.67%) VLAN
10 7 (16.67%) Cisco ISE
10 7 (16.67%) Cisco ASA
10 7 (16.67%) Spanning Tree
11 6 (14.29%) Network Security
11 6 (14.29%) SAN
12 5 (11.90%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (16.67%) SQL Server
1 7 (16.67%) DB2
2 2 (4.76%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (4.76%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 5 (11.90%) Finance
2 4 (9.52%) Retail
2 4 (9.52%) Telecoms
3 2 (4.76%) Banking
4 1 (2.38%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 19 (45.24%) Network Engineer
2 13 (30.95%) Voice Engineer
3 5 (11.90%) Network Support
4 4 (9.52%) Security Engineer
4 4 (9.52%) Network Analyst
4 4 (9.52%) Network Security Engineer
4 4 (9.52%) Analyst
5 3 (7.14%) Support Analyst
5 3 (7.14%) Network Support Analyst
5 3 (7.14%) Operations Engineer
5 3 (7.14%) Network Operations Engineer
6 2 (4.76%) Network Support Engineer
6 2 (4.76%) Cisco Engineer
6 2 (4.76%) Cisco Voice Engineer
6 2 (4.76%) Support Engineer
6 2 (4.76%) Consultant
7 1 (2.38%) Management Consultant
7 1 (2.38%) Author
7 1 (2.38%) Technical Author
7 1 (2.38%) Enterprise Management Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (16.67%) Regular Expression
2 1 (2.38%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 14 (33.33%) e-Health
2 4 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (7.14%) CMDB
4 2 (4.76%) Open Source
5 1 (2.38%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 8 (19.05%) Windows
1 8 (19.05%) Linux
2 7 (16.67%) AIX
2 7 (16.67%) SUSE
2 7 (16.67%) Oracle Linux
3 1 (2.38%) UNIX
3 1 (2.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (61.90%) Change Management
2 17 (40.48%) Service Management
2 17 (40.48%) Line Management
3 15 (35.71%) Contact Management
4 12 (28.57%) Load Balancing
5 6 (14.29%) Network Management
6 4 (9.52%) ITIL
7 3 (7.14%) Configuration Management
7 3 (7.14%) Network Monitoring
8 2 (4.76%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (4.76%) Kalman Filter
8 2 (4.76%) Performance Analysis
9 1 (2.38%) Workflow
9 1 (2.38%) Migration
9 1 (2.38%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (16.67%) SQL
2 2 (4.76%) Python
2 2 (4.76%) PHP
3 1 (2.38%) Perl
3 1 (2.38%) VB
Qualifications
1 21 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (16.67%) CCNA
3 4 (9.52%) Security Cleared
4 2 (4.76%) CCNP
5 1 (2.38%) SC Cleared
5 1 (2.38%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 7 (16.67%) vSphere
1 7 (16.67%) FreeRADIUS
2 5 (11.90%) Firmware
3 4 (9.52%) ProxySG
4 2 (4.76%) XenServer
5 1 (2.38%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 15 (35.71%) Cisco UCCX
1 15 (35.71%) Cisco CUCM
2 7 (16.67%) Cisco UCCE
3 2 (4.76%) Cacti
3 2 (4.76%) Cisco Prime
3 2 (4.76%) HP UCMDB
3 2 (4.76%) Nagios
4 1 (2.38%) Unicenter
4 1 (2.38%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 42 (100.00%) CA
2 38 (90.48%) Cisco
3 25 (59.52%) Citrix
4 18 (42.86%) CheckPoint
5 8 (19.05%) IBM
6 7 (16.67%) Oracle
6 7 (16.67%) VMware
7 6 (14.29%) Splunk
8 5 (11.90%) Microsoft
9 4 (9.52%) Blue Coat
9 4 (9.52%) HP
9 4 (9.52%) F5
10 2 (4.76%) ScanSafe
10 2 (4.76%) Avaya
10 2 (4.76%) Remedy
11 1 (2.38%) Red Hat
11 1 (2.38%) Nortel
11 1 (2.38%) ServiceNow
11 1 (2.38%) ION Trading
11 1 (2.38%) Fujitsu