The table below looks at the statistics for CA Spectrum skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CA Spectrum over the 3 months to 26 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
CA Spectrum
Rank 629 616 611
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -5
Contract jobs citing CA Spectrum 19 11 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.035% 0.020% 0.008%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.34% 0.25% 0.097%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 0 2
Median daily rate £300 - £363
90% offered a daily rate of more than £293 - £333
10% offered a daily rate of more than £330 - £393
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median 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
5639 4399 4138
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 10.49% 8.11% 7.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 3591 2739 2442
Median daily rate £450 £400 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% +3.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £550 £512
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 118 179 143
Median hourly rate £26.50 £20.19 £24.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+31.28% -15.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.95 £12.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.55 £35.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £20.19 £24.50
% change year-on-year
+73.39% -17.61%

CA Spectrum
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing CA Spectrum as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 9 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CA Spectrum within the UK over the 3 months to 26 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
Scotland - 15 £300 -
Erskine - 13 £300 -
Renfrewshire - 13 £300 -
England -16 4 £330 -
Solihull - 3 - -
West Midlands - 3 - -
North East - 1 £330 -
Tyne and Wear - 1 £330 -
Newcastle upon Tyne - 1 £330 -

CA Spectrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing CA Spectrum also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for CA Spectrum.

1 27 (100.00%) CA
2 18 (66.67%) HP
3 16 (59.26%) ITIL
3 16 (59.26%) Firewall
4 15 (55.56%) Cisco
5 12 (44.44%) CheckPoint
5 12 (44.44%) Load Balancing
5 12 (44.44%) SolarWinds
6 11 (40.74%) TippingPoint
6 11 (40.74%) ITIL V3
6 11 (40.74%) F5
6 11 (40.74%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 11 (40.74%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
6 11 (40.74%) Fortinet
6 11 (40.74%) Juniper
6 11 (40.74%) Network Monitoring
7 8 (29.63%) Security Cleared
8 7 (25.93%) DNS
8 7 (25.93%) MS Excel
9 6 (22.22%) Windows
9 6 (22.22%) JavaScript
9 6 (22.22%) SQL
9 6 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
9 6 (22.22%) VMware
9 6 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
9 6 (22.22%) SevOne
9 6 (22.22%) Windows Server
10 5 (18.52%) Exchange Server 2013
10 5 (18.52%) Mentoring
10 5 (18.52%) Analytical Skills

CA Spectrum
Top Related IT Skills 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 5 (18.52%) Exchange Server 2007
1 5 (18.52%) Exchange Server 2013
1 5 (18.52%) MS Exchange
1 5 (18.52%) OpenStack
1 5 (18.52%) SharePoint
2 4 (14.81%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (3.70%) Apache
3 1 (3.70%) IIS
Applications
1 7 (25.93%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.70%) MS Office
2 1 (3.70%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 16 (59.26%) Firewall
2 11 (40.74%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
2 11 (40.74%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 7 (25.93%) DNS
4 5 (18.52%) DHCP
4 5 (18.52%) LAN
4 5 (18.52%) NetScaler
4 5 (18.52%) SAN
4 5 (18.52%) SMTP
4 5 (18.52%) WAN
5 3 (11.11%) VoIP
6 2 (7.41%) VPN
7 1 (3.70%) BGP
7 1 (3.70%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (3.70%) Cisco ISE
7 1 (3.70%) Internet
7 1 (3.70%) IPsec
7 1 (3.70%) Network Security
7 1 (3.70%) Spanning Tree
7 1 (3.70%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (18.52%) SQL Server
2 4 (14.81%) SQL Server 2005
2 4 (14.81%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (14.81%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (3.70%) DB2
Development Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (14.81%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (48.15%) Network Engineer
2 6 (22.22%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 6 (22.22%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
3 5 (18.52%) Administrator
3 5 (18.52%) Systems Administrator
4 3 (11.11%) .NET Developer
4 3 (11.11%) Analyst
4 3 (11.11%) Business Analyst
4 3 (11.11%) C# .NET Developer
4 3 (11.11%) C# Developer
4 3 (11.11%) Developer
5 2 (7.41%) Architect
5 2 (7.41%) Business Process Analyst
5 2 (7.41%) Process Analyst
5 2 (7.41%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) Designer
6 1 (3.70%) Network Analyst
6 1 (3.70%) Network Support Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) Senior Network Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (11.11%) .NET
1 3 (11.11%) CSS
1 3 (11.11%) CSS3
1 3 (11.11%) HTML
1 3 (11.11%) HTML5
1 3 (11.11%) jQuery
1 3 (11.11%) React
1 3 (11.11%) REST
1 3 (11.11%) SOAP
1 3 (11.11%) Twitter Bootstrap
1 3 (11.11%) Web Services
2 1 (3.70%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 5 (18.52%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (18.52%) Clustering
1 5 (18.52%) PKI
2 4 (14.81%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 6 (22.22%) Windows
1 6 (22.22%) Windows Server
2 5 (18.52%) Linux
2 5 (18.52%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (18.52%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (3.70%) AIX
3 1 (3.70%) Oracle Linux
3 1 (3.70%) SUSE
3 1 (3.70%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (59.26%) ITIL
2 12 (44.44%) Load Balancing
3 11 (40.74%) ITIL V3
3 11 (40.74%) Network Monitoring
4 6 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (18.52%) High Availability
5 5 (18.52%) Mentoring
5 5 (18.52%) Network Management
6 3 (11.11%) BPMN
6 3 (11.11%) Scrum
6 3 (11.11%) UML
7 2 (7.41%) Change Management
7 2 (7.41%) Service Management
8 1 (3.70%) Change Control
8 1 (3.70%) Fault Management
8 1 (3.70%) Line Management
8 1 (3.70%) Migration
8 1 (3.70%) MVC
8 1 (3.70%) Service Delivery
8 1 (3.70%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 6 (22.22%) JavaScript
1 6 (22.22%) SQL
2 3 (11.11%) C#
Qualifications
1 8 (29.63%) Security Cleared
2 4 (14.81%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (18.52%) SLA
2 1 (3.70%) BS7799
2 1 (3.70%) ISO/IEC 17799
System Software
1 6 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (18.52%) Active Directory
2 5 (18.52%) Hyper-V
2 5 (18.52%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (3.70%) Firmware
3 1 (3.70%) FreeRADIUS
3 1 (3.70%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (18.52%) SCCM
1 5 (18.52%) SCOM
1 5 (18.52%) SCVMM
1 5 (18.52%) WSUS
2 4 (14.81%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 2 (7.41%) Cisco Prime
3 2 (7.41%) OpenView
Vendors
1 27 (100.00%) CA
2 18 (66.67%) HP
3 15 (55.56%) Cisco
4 12 (44.44%) CheckPoint
4 12 (44.44%) SolarWinds
5 11 (40.74%) F5
5 11 (40.74%) Fortinet
5 11 (40.74%) Juniper
5 11 (40.74%) TippingPoint
6 6 (22.22%) SevOne
6 6 (22.22%) VMware
7 5 (18.52%) arcserve
7 5 (18.52%) Citrix
7 5 (18.52%) EMC
7 5 (18.52%) Microsoft
8 4 (14.81%) 3PAR
8 4 (14.81%) AppSense
8 4 (14.81%) Brocade
8 4 (14.81%) Red Hat
8 4 (14.81%) Symantec