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 22 February 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
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
CA Spectrum
UK
Rank 588 621 596
Rank change year-on-year
+33 -25
Contract jobs citing CA Spectrum 6 8 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.013% 0.015% 0.039%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.13% 0.17% 0.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 3
Median daily rate £501 £379 £440
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+32.14% -13.92%
UK excluding London median daily rate £501 £375 £440
% change year-on-year
+33.46% -14.77%
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
4522 4629 4531
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 9.97% 8.90% 8.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 3024 2916 2680
Median daily rate £470 £438 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.42% +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £252
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £400 £370
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +8.10%
Number of hourly rates quoted 100 138 147
Median hourly rate £29.50 £35.00 £21.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.71% +64.70%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £12.72 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £55.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.50 £35.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-41.42% +55.55%

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 22 February 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 +43 6 £501 +32.14% 2
South East +29 6 £501 - 1
Buckinghamshire - 3 - -
Milton Keynes - 3 - -
Hampshire - 2 £525 - 1
Fareham - 2 £525 -
Berkshire +21 1 £500 -
Slough - 1 £500 -

CA Spectrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 February 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 22 (100.00%) CA
2 14 (63.64%) Firewall
3 13 (59.09%) Cisco
4 10 (45.45%) ITIL
5 9 (40.91%) BMC
6 8 (36.36%) DNS
6 8 (36.36%) Service Management
6 8 (36.36%) CheckPoint
6 8 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (31.82%) Scrum
7 7 (31.82%) Ethernet
7 7 (31.82%) CCNA
7 7 (31.82%) Cisco Certification
7 7 (31.82%) Avaya
7 7 (31.82%) WAN
7 7 (31.82%) Analytical Skills
8 6 (27.27%) VoIP
8 6 (27.27%) ADSL
8 6 (27.27%) HP
8 6 (27.27%) VMware
8 6 (27.27%) IVR
8 6 (27.27%) MPLS
8 6 (27.27%) e-Health
8 6 (27.27%) CMDB
8 6 (27.27%) SolarWinds
8 6 (27.27%) F5
9 5 (22.73%) User Stories
9 5 (22.73%) Cisco Nexus
9 5 (22.73%) IaaS
9 5 (22.73%) VMware Infrastructure

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 (9.09%) MS Excel
1 2 (9.09%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 5 (22.73%) IaaS
2 3 (13.64%) PaaS
3 1 (4.55%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (4.55%) IBM Cloud
3 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (4.55%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 14 (63.64%) Firewall
2 8 (36.36%) DNS
3 7 (31.82%) Ethernet
3 7 (31.82%) WAN
4 6 (27.27%) ADSL
4 6 (27.27%) MPLS
4 6 (27.27%) VoIP
5 5 (22.73%) Cisco Nexus
6 3 (13.64%) BGP
6 3 (13.64%) DHCP
6 3 (13.64%) HTTP
6 3 (13.64%) IPsec
6 3 (13.64%) Network Security
6 3 (13.64%) VPN
7 2 (9.09%) Cisco ASA
7 2 (9.09%) LAN
8 1 (4.55%) Cisco IPT
8 1 (4.55%) NetScaler
8 1 (4.55%) SAN
8 1 (4.55%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (18.18%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Vagrant
General
1 4 (18.18%) Finance
2 3 (13.64%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (27.27%) Analyst
1 6 (27.27%) Network Analyst
1 6 (27.27%) Network Operations Analyst
1 6 (27.27%) Operations Analyst
2 4 (18.18%) Network Engineer
3 3 (13.64%) Architect
3 3 (13.64%) Core Network Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Cloud Architect
4 2 (9.09%) Service Architect
4 2 (9.09%) Service Management Architect
5 1 (4.55%) Automation Architect
5 1 (4.55%) Cloud Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Designer
5 1 (4.55%) Infrastructure Services Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) ITSM Architect
5 1 (4.55%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Operations Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Service Design Architect
5 1 (4.55%) Service Design Manager
5 1 (4.55%) Service Management Designer
Miscellaneous
1 7 (31.82%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (27.27%) CMDB
2 6 (27.27%) e-Health
2 6 (27.27%) IVR
3 3 (13.64%) Data Centre
3 3 (13.64%) Management Information System
4 2 (9.09%) Driving Licence
5 1 (4.55%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 1 (4.55%) FlexPod
5 1 (4.55%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.55%) Linux
1 1 (4.55%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (45.45%) ITIL
2 8 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (36.36%) Service Management
3 7 (31.82%) Scrum
4 5 (22.73%) Change Management
4 5 (22.73%) User Stories
5 4 (18.18%) Data Loss Prevention
5 4 (18.18%) Event Correlation
5 4 (18.18%) Open Source
5 4 (18.18%) Penetration Testing
5 4 (18.18%) Risk Management
5 4 (18.18%) Security Hardening
5 4 (18.18%) Security Management
5 4 (18.18%) SIEM
5 4 (18.18%) Vulnerability Management
5 4 (18.18%) Workflow
6 3 (13.64%) Load Balancing
6 3 (13.64%) Service Design
7 2 (9.09%) Operations Management
7 2 (9.09%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 4 (18.18%) Python
2 3 (13.64%) PHP
3 1 (4.55%) Java
3 1 (4.55%) Perl
3 1 (4.55%) PowerShell
3 1 (4.55%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 7 (31.82%) CCNA
1 7 (31.82%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (9.09%) Security Cleared
3 1 (4.55%) CCENT
3 1 (4.55%) CCNP
3 1 (4.55%) Degree
3 1 (4.55%) Network+ Certification
3 1 (4.55%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (4.55%) PCI DSS
1 1 (4.55%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (22.73%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (18.18%) BIND 9
3 3 (13.64%) Firmware
4 2 (9.09%) ProxySG
5 1 (4.55%) Active Directory
5 1 (4.55%) vCloud
5 1 (4.55%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (18.18%) Cacti
1 4 (18.18%) Nagios
1 4 (18.18%) Norton AntiVirus
1 4 (18.18%) Stealthwatch
2 3 (13.64%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (13.64%) Puppet
3 2 (9.09%) Cisco Prime
4 1 (4.55%) Ansible
4 1 (4.55%) BMC Performance Manager
4 1 (4.55%) vRealize
4 1 (4.55%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 22 (100.00%) CA
2 13 (59.09%) Cisco
3 9 (40.91%) BMC
4 8 (36.36%) CheckPoint
5 7 (31.82%) Avaya
6 6 (27.27%) F5
6 6 (27.27%) HP
6 6 (27.27%) SolarWinds
6 6 (27.27%) VMware
7 5 (22.73%) Intel Security
7 5 (22.73%) Remedy
8 4 (18.18%) ArcSight
8 4 (18.18%) Genesys
8 4 (18.18%) Lancope
8 4 (18.18%) Splunk
8 4 (18.18%) Symantec
9 3 (13.64%) Citrix
9 3 (13.64%) Palo Alto
10 2 (9.09%) Microsoft
10 2 (9.09%) ServiceNow