The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of CA products and/or services in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CA over the 3 months to 3 May 2016 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are not representative of contractor rates within CA Technologies.

3 months to
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
CA
Rank 357 417 428
Rank change year-on-year
+60 +11
Contract jobs citing CA 324 233 205
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.58% 0.42% 0.37%
As % of the Vendors category 1.32% 0.92% 0.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 192 115 87
Median daily rate £450 £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £316 £316
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £527 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £423 £390 £365
% change year-on-year
+8.33% +6.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 9 12
Median hourly rate £31.75 £40.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.62% +122.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.48 £9.50 £12.95
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.45 £40.00 £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.75 £40.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-20.62% +122.22%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Vendors Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
24634 25278 24936
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 44.30% 45.29% 45.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 15133 14378 14020
Median daily rate £400 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £221
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 799 1102 1080
Median hourly rate £19.50 £18.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.96 £11.15 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.75 £42.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%

CA
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing CA as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Vendors category.

CA Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

CA
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing CA within the UK.

CA Daily Rate Trend in the UK

CA
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CA within the UK over the 3 months to 3 May 2016.

CA Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

CA
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing CA within the UK.

CA Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

CA
Hourly Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CA within the UK over the 3 months to 3 May 2016.

CA Hourly Rate Histogram in the UK

CA
Top 30 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CA within the UK over the 3 months to 3 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
England -4 225 £475 +18.75% 21
Scotland +48 85 £450 - 1
London -42 69 £500 +11.11% 4
North East +4 48 £290 - 4
Tyne and Wear +4 46 £285 - 3
Newcastle upon Tyne -2 46 £285 - 3
Edinburgh +18 43 £475 +5.55%
Yorkshire +37 34 £725 - 4
South East -25 33 £365 -8.75% 4
Erskine -8 32 £410 -5.74%
Renfrewshire -10 32 £410 -5.74% 1
South Yorkshire +18 25 £748 - 1
Sheffield - 23 £750 - 1
Hampshire -2 16 £521 +26.36% 2
North West -6 11 £400 +6.66%
City of London +22 10 £475 +11.76%
East Midlands +8 10 £276 - 1
West Midlands -10 9 £393 -4.84%
Berkshire +9 8 £363 -3.33%
South West +2 8 £343 +18.10% 2
Basingstoke -5 8 £275 -
Leicestershire +6 7 £500 -
Surrey -3 6 £338 -15.62% 1
West Yorkshire - 6 £390 - 2
Leicester +1 5 - -
Manchester -8 5 £351 +7.17%
Leeds - 5 £390 - 2
Glasgow +7 4 £425 -
East of England -7 4 £400 +15.60% 2
Cheshire -10 4 £425 +6.25%

CA
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing CA 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.

1 182 (34.67%) Finance
2 159 (30.29%) Windows
3 144 (27.43%) HP
4 138 (26.29%) Oracle
5 137 (26.10%) Unix
6 135 (25.71%) SQL
7 122 (23.24%) IBM
8 116 (22.10%) ITIL
9 109 (20.76%) Linux
10 108 (20.57%) Security Cleared
11 97 (18.48%) Windows Server
12 93 (17.71%) Microsoft
13 88 (16.76%) Firewall
14 86 (16.38%) Shell Script
15 79 (15.05%) Agile Software Development
16 75 (14.29%) Active Directory
17 72 (13.71%) Mainframe
17 72 (13.71%) Service Management
18 71 (13.52%) SC Cleared
19 66 (12.57%) Tivoli
20 64 (12.19%) zOS
21 63 (12.00%) Java
22 62 (11.81%) Management Information System
22 62 (11.81%) Analytical Skills
23 58 (11.05%) ServiceNow
23 58 (11.05%) Migration
23 58 (11.05%) Project Management
23 58 (11.05%) BMC
24 57 (10.86%) JavaScript
24 57 (10.86%) Cisco

CA
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 48 (9.14%) SAS
2 47 (8.95%) WebSphere
3 26 (4.95%) CICS
3 26 (4.95%) WebLogic
4 24 (4.57%) Apache
5 20 (3.81%) IIS
6 18 (3.43%) JBoss
6 18 (3.43%) SharePoint
7 17 (3.24%) MQSeries
8 15 (2.86%) iPlanet
9 14 (2.67%) Tomcat
10 13 (2.48%) IBM HTTP Server
10 13 (2.48%) WebSphere Application Server
11 11 (2.10%) MS Exchange
12 9 (1.71%) Oracle HTTP Server
13 7 (1.33%) BizTalk Server
14 6 (1.14%) OpenStack
15 5 (0.95%) CMS
15 5 (0.95%) GlassFish
16 4 (0.76%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 30 (5.71%) MS Excel
2 21 (4.00%) MS Office
3 7 (1.33%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.19%) MS Project
4 1 (0.19%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 8 (1.52%) CA PPM
2 6 (1.14%) BusinessWare
2 6 (1.14%) SAP R/3
3 5 (0.95%) Remedy ITSM
4 2 (0.38%) SAP CO
4 2 (0.38%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.19%) BusinessWorks
5 1 (0.19%) Cognos TM1
5 1 (0.19%) HFM
5 1 (0.19%) Oracle EBS R12
5 1 (0.19%) Oracle ERP
5 1 (0.19%) Oracle Financials
5 1 (0.19%) Oracle General Ledger
5 1 (0.19%) Oracle Receivables
5 1 (0.19%) SAP BPC
5 1 (0.19%) SAP ERP
5 1 (0.19%) SAP FI
5 1 (0.19%) SAP FI/CO
5 1 (0.19%) SAP IS-U
5 1 (0.19%) SAP SCM
Cloud Services
1 19 (3.62%) Amazon AWS
2 17 (3.24%) SaaS
3 11 (2.10%) Microsoft Azure
4 7 (1.33%) Amazon EC2
4 7 (1.33%) Route 53
4 7 (1.33%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 4 (0.76%) Azure Active Directory
6 2 (0.38%) Google Analytics
6 2 (0.38%) HP Helion
6 2 (0.38%) Office 365
7 1 (0.19%) Sumo Logic
Communications & Networking
1 88 (16.76%) Firewall
2 45 (8.57%) LAN
2 45 (8.57%) WAN
3 40 (7.62%) SAN
4 39 (7.43%) TCP/IP
5 30 (5.71%) HTTP
5 30 (5.71%) SSL
6 22 (4.19%) FTP
7 21 (4.00%) DNS
7 21 (4.00%) HTTPS
8 20 (3.81%) LDAP
9 16 (3.05%) DHCP
10 14 (2.67%) NAS
10 14 (2.67%) NetScaler
10 14 (2.67%) VPN
11 13 (2.48%) Cisco ASA
11 13 (2.48%) Wireless
12 12 (2.29%) Cisco Nexus
13 11 (2.10%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
13 11 (2.10%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (9.52%) SQL Server
2 44 (8.38%) DB2
3 39 (7.43%) BusinessObjects
3 39 (7.43%) Data Warehouse
4 38 (7.24%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
5 36 (6.86%) Apache Hive
5 36 (6.86%) Hadoop
5 36 (6.86%) HBase
5 36 (6.86%) MongoDB
5 36 (6.86%) Pentaho
5 36 (6.86%) PostgreSQL
6 25 (4.76%) Oracle Database
7 17 (3.24%) Easytrieve
8 16 (3.05%) NoSQL
8 16 (3.05%) Relational Database
9 9 (1.71%) Couchbase
9 9 (1.71%) CouchDB
9 9 (1.71%) Oracle Database 12c
9 9 (1.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 9 (1.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 54 (10.29%) ERwin
2 18 (3.43%) Introscope
3 15 (2.86%) Team Foundation Server
4 13 (2.48%) Jenkins
5 12 (2.29%) JIRA
6 11 (2.10%) Ant
6 11 (2.10%) Git (software)
7 10 (1.90%) CA Gen
8 8 (1.52%) Maven
8 8 (1.52%) TeamCity
9 7 (1.33%) Visual Studio
10 6 (1.14%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 6 (1.14%) Eclipse
10 6 (1.14%) Subversion
11 4 (0.76%) ClearCase
11 4 (0.76%) CruiseControl
11 4 (0.76%) Gradle
11 4 (0.76%) Hudson
11 4 (0.76%) VSS/SourceSafe
12 3 (0.57%) JUnit
General
1 182 (34.67%) Finance
2 47 (8.95%) Banking
3 26 (4.95%) Telecoms
4 19 (3.62%) Financial Institution
5 14 (2.67%) Marketing
6 10 (1.90%) Law
7 7 (1.33%) Retail
8 6 (1.14%) Pharmaceutical
9 4 (0.76%) Billing
10 3 (0.57%) Aerospace
10 3 (0.57%) Back Office
10 3 (0.57%) Manufacturing
11 2 (0.38%) Electronics
11 2 (0.38%) Legal
11 2 (0.38%) Publishing
12 1 (0.19%) Retail Banking
12 1 (0.19%) Swedish Language
Job Titles
1 115 (21.90%) Architect
2 64 (12.19%) Consultant
3 51 (9.71%) Analyst
4 49 (9.33%) Developer
5 29 (5.52%) Enterprise Architect
6 27 (5.14%) Security Consultant
7 26 (4.95%) Support Engineer
8 22 (4.19%) Network Engineer
9 18 (3.43%) Security Architect
10 16 (3.05%) Coordinator
10 16 (3.05%) Project Coordinator
10 16 (3.05%) Solutions Architect
11 15 (2.86%) Data Architect
12 14 (2.67%) Enterprise Data Architect
12 14 (2.67%) Systems Engineer
12 14 (2.67%) VMware Engineer
13 13 (2.48%) Administrator
13 13 (2.48%) Senior Architect
13 13 (2.48%) Senior Enterprise Architect
14 12 (2.29%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (9.52%) Middleware
2 32 (6.10%) Web Services
3 27 (5.14%) .NET
4 22 (4.19%) SOAP
4 22 (4.19%) XML
5 21 (4.00%) HTML
6 19 (3.62%) ISPF
7 17 (3.24%) RESTful
8 11 (2.10%) J2EE
9 10 (1.90%) Regular Expression
9 10 (1.90%) REST
9 10 (1.90%) Tivoli Directory Integrator
10 9 (1.71%) ActiveMQ
10 9 (1.71%) Akka
10 9 (1.71%) Apache Camel
10 9 (1.71%) Play Framework
11 7 (1.33%) ASP.NET
11 7 (1.33%) CSS
11 7 (1.33%) Java EE
12 6 (1.14%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 72 (13.71%) Mainframe
2 62 (11.81%) Analytical Skills
2 62 (11.81%) Management Information System
3 38 (7.24%) Data Centre
4 35 (6.67%) Visualisation
5 20 (3.81%) IBM Mainframe
6 16 (3.05%) Data Integration
6 16 (3.05%) DataPower
7 14 (2.67%) Algorithms
7 14 (2.67%) Informatics
8 12 (2.29%) e-Health
8 12 (2.29%) Health Informatics
8 12 (2.29%) Public Cloud
9 10 (1.90%) Client/Server
9 10 (1.90%) Mobile App
10 8 (1.52%) Hedge funds
11 7 (1.33%) Clustering
11 7 (1.33%) Computer Science
11 7 (1.33%) PKI
12 6 (1.14%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 159 (30.29%) Windows
2 137 (26.10%) Unix
3 109 (20.76%) Linux
4 97 (18.48%) Windows Server
5 64 (12.19%) zOS
6 38 (7.24%) Solaris
7 36 (6.86%) Windows Server 2003
8 35 (6.67%) AIX
9 25 (4.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 22 (4.19%) Windows Server 2008
11 19 (3.62%) Windows 7
12 17 (3.24%) Windows Server 2012
13 15 (2.86%) Windows XP
14 14 (2.67%) MVS
15 9 (1.71%) HPUX
16 5 (0.95%) Data ONTAP
17 3 (0.57%) OS/2
18 2 (0.38%) CentOS
18 2 (0.38%) Debian
18 2 (0.38%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 116 (22.10%) ITIL
2 79 (15.05%) Agile Software Development
3 72 (13.71%) Service Management
4 58 (11.05%) Migration
4 58 (11.05%) Project Management
5 54 (10.29%) Data Modelling
6 51 (9.71%) Change Management
6 51 (9.71%) Open Source
7 45 (8.57%) Business Intelligence
8 44 (8.38%) Identity Access Management
9 43 (8.19%) Incident Management
10 39 (7.43%) Data Architecture
11 35 (6.67%) Data Visualisation
11 35 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
12 34 (6.48%) PRINCE2
13 32 (6.10%) Service Delivery
14 31 (5.90%) ITSM
15 27 (5.14%) Release Management
15 27 (5.14%) Validation
16 25 (4.76%) Resource Management
Programming Languages
1 135 (25.71%) SQL
2 86 (16.38%) Shell Script
3 63 (12.00%) Java
4 57 (10.86%) JavaScript
5 55 (10.48%) Perl
6 49 (9.33%) Python
7 45 (8.57%) PowerShell
8 34 (6.48%) C++
9 29 (5.52%) JCL
10 28 (5.33%) C#
11 27 (5.14%) VB
12 26 (4.95%) COBOL
12 26 (4.95%) REXX
13 20 (3.81%) Jython
14 17 (3.24%) Assembly Language
14 17 (3.24%) Korn
15 14 (2.67%) CLIST
15 14 (2.67%) VBA
16 11 (2.10%) Bash Shell
17 10 (1.90%) Bourne shell
Qualifications
1 108 (20.57%) Security Cleared
2 71 (13.52%) SC Cleared
3 28 (5.33%) BPSS Clearance
4 17 (3.24%) DV Cleared
5 16 (3.05%) Degree
6 15 (2.86%) Cisco Certification
7 11 (2.10%) AAT
8 9 (1.71%) ITIL Certification
9 8 (1.52%) CISSP
10 7 (1.33%) CCNP
10 7 (1.33%) CISM
11 6 (1.14%) (ISC)2 CCSP
11 6 (1.14%) CCSP
11 6 (1.14%) Microsoft Certification
12 5 (0.95%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 5 (0.95%) NCDA
13 2 (0.38%) CCNA
13 2 (0.38%) ISEB
13 2 (0.38%) ISTQB
13 2 (0.38%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (4.76%) SLA
2 18 (3.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 16 (3.05%) JSP 440
4 11 (2.10%) Disclosure Scotland
5 8 (1.52%) Data Quality
5 8 (1.52%) QA
6 5 (0.95%) BS7799
6 5 (0.95%) ISO/IEC 17799
6 5 (0.95%) PCI DSS
7 4 (0.76%) ISO 9001
8 1 (0.19%) AICPA
8 1 (0.19%) FIPS 140-2
8 1 (0.19%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 75 (14.29%) Active Directory
2 42 (8.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 34 (6.48%) RACF
4 27 (5.14%) vSphere
5 22 (4.19%) Hyper-V
6 21 (4.00%) ACF2
7 12 (2.29%) Time Sharing Option
7 12 (2.29%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
7 12 (2.29%) VMware ESXi
8 10 (1.90%) Tivoli Directory Server
8 10 (1.90%) VMware ESX
9 7 (1.33%) XenDesktop
10 6 (1.14%) ClearTrust
11 5 (0.95%) Firmware
11 5 (0.95%) XenApp
12 4 (0.76%) Microsoft App-V
13 3 (0.57%) iptables
13 3 (0.57%) NFS
13 3 (0.57%) Terminal Services
14 2 (0.38%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 66 (12.57%) Tivoli
2 41 (7.81%) CA Single Sign-On
3 34 (6.48%) SCCM
4 33 (6.29%) SCOM
5 29 (5.52%) HP SiteScope
6 27 (5.14%) Puppet
7 23 (4.38%) HP Operations Orchestration
8 22 (4.19%) CA Spectrum
8 22 (4.19%) CA Wily
8 22 (4.19%) zSecure
9 21 (4.00%) MOM
10 19 (3.62%) BladeLogic
11 15 (2.86%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
12 13 (2.48%) SCOrch
13 11 (2.10%) HP SIM
13 11 (2.10%) Nagios
13 11 (2.10%) OpenView
13 11 (2.10%) Tivoli Identity Manager
14 9 (1.71%) Control-M
14 9 (1.71%) Netcool
Vendors
1 144 (27.43%) HP
2 138 (26.29%) Oracle
3 122 (23.24%) IBM
4 93 (17.71%) Microsoft
5 58 (11.05%) BMC
5 58 (11.05%) ServiceNow
6 57 (10.86%) Cisco
7 54 (10.29%) Informatica
8 46 (8.76%) VMware
9 38 (7.24%) CheckPoint
10 35 (6.67%) Tableau
11 27 (5.14%) Citrix
11 27 (5.14%) Red Hat
12 25 (4.76%) SolarWinds
13 23 (4.38%) Remedy
14 20 (3.81%) SAP
15 18 (3.43%) AppSense
16 16 (3.05%) Dell
17 15 (2.86%) Symantec
18 14 (2.67%) Juniper
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