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 16 January 2017 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
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
CA Spectrum
UK
Rank 578 614 569
Rank change year-on-year
+36 -45
Contract jobs citing CA Spectrum 14 11 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.031% 0.022% 0.059%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.29% 0.25% 0.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 9
Median daily rate £501 £401 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+24.96% +6.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £401 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £401 £442
UK excluding London median daily rate £501 £401 £370
% change year-on-year
+24.96% +8.24%
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
4752 4389 4488
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 10.62% 8.80% 8.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 3134 2710 2704
Median daily rate £475 £435 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.19% +4.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +10.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 118 146 140
Median hourly rate £30.00 £22.85 £19.38
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+31.29% +17.90%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.70 £52.50 £39.30
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.25 £21.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
-3.57% -

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 10 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 16 January 2017. 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 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 +20 14 £501 +24.96%
South East +29 13 £501 +24.96%
Hampshire - 7 £525 -
Buckinghamshire - 5 - -
Milton Keynes - 5 - -
Southampton - 4 - -
Fareham - 2 £525 -
Berkshire +3 1 £500 +24.84%
Slough - 1 £500 -
London - 1 - -

CA Spectrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 16 January 2017, 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 25 (100.00%) CA
2 16 (64.00%) Firewall
2 16 (64.00%) Cisco
3 11 (44.00%) ITIL
3 11 (44.00%) CheckPoint
4 9 (36.00%) BMC
4 9 (36.00%) Cisco Certification
4 9 (36.00%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (32.00%) DNS
5 8 (32.00%) Service Management
5 8 (32.00%) Scrum
6 7 (28.00%) CCNA
6 7 (28.00%) Avaya
6 7 (28.00%) e-Health
6 7 (28.00%) F5
6 7 (28.00%) Analytical Skills
7 6 (24.00%) SolarWinds
7 6 (24.00%) Cisco Nexus
7 6 (24.00%) CMDB
7 6 (24.00%) HP
7 6 (24.00%) Ethernet
7 6 (24.00%) WAN
7 6 (24.00%) Intel Security
7 6 (24.00%) VMware
7 6 (24.00%) Change Management
8 5 (20.00%) MPLS
8 5 (20.00%) Nagios
8 5 (20.00%) ADSL
8 5 (20.00%) LAN
8 5 (20.00%) VoIP

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 (8.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (8.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 5 (20.00%) IaaS
2 3 (12.00%) PaaS
3 1 (4.00%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (4.00%) IBM Cloud
3 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (4.00%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 16 (64.00%) Firewall
2 8 (32.00%) DNS
3 6 (24.00%) Cisco Nexus
3 6 (24.00%) Ethernet
3 6 (24.00%) WAN
4 5 (20.00%) ADSL
4 5 (20.00%) LAN
4 5 (20.00%) MPLS
4 5 (20.00%) VoIP
5 4 (16.00%) DHCP
5 4 (16.00%) Network Security
6 3 (12.00%) BGP
6 3 (12.00%) HTTP
6 3 (12.00%) IPsec
6 3 (12.00%) VPN
7 2 (8.00%) BIG-IP
7 2 (8.00%) Cisco ASA
7 2 (8.00%) SAN
7 2 (8.00%) Wireless
7 2 (8.00%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (20.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Vagrant
General
1 3 (12.00%) Finance
1 3 (12.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (28.00%) Network Engineer
2 5 (20.00%) Analyst
2 5 (20.00%) Network Analyst
2 5 (20.00%) Network Operations Analyst
2 5 (20.00%) Operations Analyst
3 4 (16.00%) Core Network Engineer
4 3 (12.00%) Architect
5 2 (8.00%) Cloud Architect
5 2 (8.00%) NOC Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) Service Architect
5 2 (8.00%) Service Management Architect
6 1 (4.00%) Automation Architect
6 1 (4.00%) Cloud Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) Infrastructure Services Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) ITSM Architect
6 1 (4.00%) Juniper Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) Service Design Architect
6 1 (4.00%) Service Design Manager
6 1 (4.00%) Service Management Designer
Miscellaneous
1 7 (28.00%) Analytical Skills
1 7 (28.00%) e-Health
2 6 (24.00%) CMDB
3 5 (20.00%) IVR
4 4 (16.00%) Data Centre
5 3 (12.00%) Management Information System
6 2 (8.00%) Driving Licence
7 1 (4.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 1 (4.00%) FlexPod
7 1 (4.00%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.00%) Linux
1 1 (4.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (44.00%) ITIL
2 9 (36.00%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (32.00%) Scrum
3 8 (32.00%) Service Management
4 6 (24.00%) Change Management
5 5 (20.00%) Open Source
5 5 (20.00%) User Stories
6 4 (16.00%) Data Loss Prevention
6 4 (16.00%) Event Correlation
6 4 (16.00%) Penetration Testing
6 4 (16.00%) Risk Management
6 4 (16.00%) Security Hardening
6 4 (16.00%) Security Management
6 4 (16.00%) SIEM
6 4 (16.00%) Vulnerability Management
7 3 (12.00%) Disaster Recovery
7 3 (12.00%) ITSM
7 3 (12.00%) Load Balancing
7 3 (12.00%) Service Design
7 3 (12.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 4 (16.00%) Python
2 3 (12.00%) PHP
3 1 (4.00%) Java
3 1 (4.00%) Perl
3 1 (4.00%) PowerShell
3 1 (4.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 9 (36.00%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (28.00%) CCNA
3 5 (20.00%) Security Cleared
4 4 (16.00%) CCNP
5 3 (12.00%) SC Cleared
6 2 (8.00%) CCENT
6 2 (8.00%) CCSA
6 2 (8.00%) JNCIA
6 2 (8.00%) JNCIS
6 2 (8.00%) Network+ Certification
7 1 (4.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.00%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (4.00%) PCI DSS
2 1 (4.00%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (20.00%) BIND 9
1 5 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (16.00%) Firmware
3 2 (8.00%) ProxySG
4 1 (4.00%) Active Directory
4 1 (4.00%) vCloud
4 1 (4.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (20.00%) Cacti
1 5 (20.00%) Nagios
2 4 (16.00%) Norton AntiVirus
3 3 (12.00%) Cisco Prime
3 3 (12.00%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (12.00%) Puppet
4 2 (8.00%) Cisco LMS
4 2 (8.00%) Zenoss
5 1 (4.00%) Ansible
5 1 (4.00%) BMC Performance Manager
5 1 (4.00%) vRealize
Vendors
1 25 (100.00%) CA
2 16 (64.00%) Cisco
3 11 (44.00%) CheckPoint
4 9 (36.00%) BMC
5 7 (28.00%) Avaya
5 7 (28.00%) F5
6 6 (24.00%) HP
6 6 (24.00%) Intel Security
6 6 (24.00%) SolarWinds
6 6 (24.00%) VMware
7 4 (16.00%) ArcSight
7 4 (16.00%) Lancope
7 4 (16.00%) Remedy
7 4 (16.00%) Splunk
7 4 (16.00%) Symantec
8 3 (12.00%) Citrix
8 3 (12.00%) Genesys
8 3 (12.00%) Palo Alto
8 3 (12.00%) ServiceNow
9 2 (8.00%) Juniper