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 8 December 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
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
CA Spectrum
Rank 606 623 596
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -27
Contract jobs citing CA Spectrum 15 21 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.030% 0.038% 0.066%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.28% 0.45% 0.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 14
Median daily rate £525 £401 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+31.08% +25.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £350 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £545 £500 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £525 £369 £300
% change year-on-year
+42.34% +23.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Median hourly rate - - £37.60
UK excluding London median 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
5417 4648 5050
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 10.88% 8.42% 8.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 3475 2850 3112
Median daily rate £475 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.76% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £598 £575 £538
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +10.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 130 162 173
Median hourly rate £18.50 £18.00 £23.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.77% -23.40%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £11.00 £13.09
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.00 £40.10 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.50 £17.50 £24.00
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -27.08%

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 8 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 8 December 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
England +17 15 £525 +31.08%
South East +41 11 £525 +42.34%
Hampshire - 7 £525 -
London 0 4 £525 -
Buckinghamshire - 4 - -
Southampton - 4 - -
Milton Keynes - 4 - -
Fareham - 2 £525 -

CA Spectrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 8 December 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 23 (100.00%) CA
2 15 (65.22%) Cisco
2 15 (65.22%) Firewall
3 11 (47.83%) CheckPoint
3 11 (47.83%) ITIL
4 9 (39.13%) BMC
4 9 (39.13%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (34.78%) Cisco Certification
5 8 (34.78%) Service Management
5 8 (34.78%) Scrum
6 6 (26.09%) VMware
6 6 (26.09%) Change Management
6 6 (26.09%) Intel Security
6 6 (26.09%) Avaya
6 6 (26.09%) CCNA
6 6 (26.09%) HP
6 6 (26.09%) DNS
6 6 (26.09%) e-Health
6 6 (26.09%) CMDB
6 6 (26.09%) SolarWinds
6 6 (26.09%) F5
6 6 (26.09%) Cisco Nexus
6 6 (26.09%) Analytical Skills
7 5 (21.74%) IaaS
7 5 (21.74%) User Stories
7 5 (21.74%) Open Source
7 5 (21.74%) Cacti
7 5 (21.74%) Security Cleared
7 5 (21.74%) VMware Infrastructure
7 5 (21.74%) Ethernet

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:

Applications
1 2 (8.70%) MS Excel
1 2 (8.70%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 5 (21.74%) IaaS
2 3 (13.04%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (65.22%) Firewall
2 6 (26.09%) Cisco Nexus
2 6 (26.09%) DNS
3 5 (21.74%) Ethernet
3 5 (21.74%) LAN
3 5 (21.74%) WAN
4 4 (17.39%) ADSL
4 4 (17.39%) DHCP
4 4 (17.39%) MPLS
4 4 (17.39%) Network Security
4 4 (17.39%) VoIP
5 3 (13.04%) BGP
5 3 (13.04%) HTTP
5 3 (13.04%) IPsec
5 3 (13.04%) VPN
6 2 (8.70%) BIG-IP
6 2 (8.70%) Cisco ASA
6 2 (8.70%) Cisco Wireless
6 2 (8.70%) SAN
6 2 (8.70%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (21.74%) MySQL
General
1 3 (13.04%) Retail
2 2 (8.70%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (30.43%) Network Engineer
2 4 (17.39%) Analyst
2 4 (17.39%) Core Network Engineer
2 4 (17.39%) Network Analyst
2 4 (17.39%) Network Operations Analyst
2 4 (17.39%) Operations Analyst
3 2 (8.70%) Architect
3 2 (8.70%) NOC Engineer
3 2 (8.70%) Service Architect
3 2 (8.70%) Service Management Architect
4 1 (4.35%) Cisco Engineer
4 1 (4.35%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 1 (4.35%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (4.35%) Infrastructure Manager
4 1 (4.35%) Juniper Engineer
4 1 (4.35%) Performance Manager
4 1 (4.35%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
4 1 (4.35%) Security Engineer
4 1 (4.35%) Service Management Designer
4 1 (4.35%) Service Manager
Miscellaneous
1 6 (26.09%) Analytical Skills
1 6 (26.09%) CMDB
1 6 (26.09%) e-Health
2 4 (17.39%) Data Centre
2 4 (17.39%) IVR
3 3 (13.04%) Management Information System
4 2 (8.70%) Driving Licence
5 1 (4.35%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.35%) Linux
1 1 (4.35%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (47.83%) ITIL
2 9 (39.13%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (34.78%) Scrum
3 8 (34.78%) Service Management
4 6 (26.09%) Change Management
5 5 (21.74%) Open Source
5 5 (21.74%) User Stories
6 4 (17.39%) Data Loss Prevention
6 4 (17.39%) Penetration Testing
6 4 (17.39%) Risk Management
6 4 (17.39%) Security Hardening
6 4 (17.39%) Security Management
6 4 (17.39%) SIEM
6 4 (17.39%) Vulnerability Management
7 3 (13.04%) Disaster Recovery
7 3 (13.04%) ITSM
7 3 (13.04%) Load Balancing
7 3 (13.04%) Service Design
8 2 (8.70%) Infrastructure Monitoring
8 2 (8.70%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 3 (13.04%) PHP
1 3 (13.04%) Python
Qualifications
1 8 (34.78%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (26.09%) CCNA
3 5 (21.74%) Security Cleared
4 4 (17.39%) CCNP
5 3 (13.04%) SC Cleared
6 2 (8.70%) CCENT
6 2 (8.70%) CCSA
6 2 (8.70%) JNCIA
6 2 (8.70%) JNCIS
6 2 (8.70%) Network+ Certification
7 1 (4.35%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.70%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (4.35%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (21.74%) BIND 9
1 5 (21.74%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (17.39%) Firmware
3 2 (8.70%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 5 (21.74%) Cacti
1 5 (21.74%) Nagios
2 4 (17.39%) Norton AntiVirus
3 3 (13.04%) Cisco Prime
4 2 (8.70%) Cisco LMS
4 2 (8.70%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (8.70%) Puppet
4 2 (8.70%) Zenoss
5 1 (4.35%) BMC Performance Manager
Vendors
1 23 (100.00%) CA
2 15 (65.22%) Cisco
3 11 (47.83%) CheckPoint
4 9 (39.13%) BMC
5 6 (26.09%) Avaya
5 6 (26.09%) F5
5 6 (26.09%) HP
5 6 (26.09%) Intel Security
5 6 (26.09%) SolarWinds
5 6 (26.09%) VMware
6 4 (17.39%) ArcSight
6 4 (17.39%) Lancope
6 4 (17.39%) Splunk
6 4 (17.39%) Symantec
7 3 (13.04%) Citrix
7 3 (13.04%) Palo Alto
7 3 (13.04%) Remedy
7 3 (13.04%) ServiceNow
8 2 (8.70%) Blue Coat
8 2 (8.70%) LogRhythm