The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of CA products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CA over the 3 months to 28 September 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
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
CA
Rank 111 98 108
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +10
Contract jobs citing CA 36 28 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.11% 1.11% 0.59%
As % of the Vendors category 2.40% 2.53% 1.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 15 8
Median daily rate £475 £425 £458
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.76% -7.10%
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £445 £399
% change year-on-year
+6.74% +11.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £26.50 £23.00
% change year-on-year
+60.37% +15.21%
CA
England

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

Vendors Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1497 1105 1267
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 46.25% 43.81% 49.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 814 528 604
Median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £244 £235 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £590 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 44 79 91
Median hourly rate £16.00 £15.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.60 £11.00 £9.89
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £31.76 £29.83
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £17.89 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+0.64% -0.63%

CA
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

CA Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

CA
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing CA across the West Midlands region.

CA Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

CA
Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CA across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 28 September 2016.

CA Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

CA
Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing CA across the West Midlands region.

CA Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

CA
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CA within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 28 September 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
Warwickshire +3 24 £475 +4.39%
Solihull +6 8 £425 -
Birmingham -6 3 £425 - 2
Shropshire - 1 £320 -
CA
England

CA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 28 September 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 across the West Midlands region with a requirement for CA.

1 33 (62.26%) Finance
1 33 (62.26%) Mainframe
2 15 (28.30%) Security Cleared
3 13 (24.53%) SevOne
4 11 (20.75%) SC Cleared
4 11 (20.75%) Cisco
5 10 (18.87%) ITIL
5 10 (18.87%) ITSM
5 10 (18.87%) Network Management
6 9 (16.98%) FCAPS
6 9 (16.98%) Service Management
6 9 (16.98%) EMC
7 8 (15.09%) MPLS
7 8 (15.09%) Configuration Management
7 8 (15.09%) Ethernet
7 8 (15.09%) CMDB
7 8 (15.09%) ITIL V3
7 8 (15.09%) Customer Engagement
7 8 (15.09%) ServiceNow
8 6 (11.32%) CA Spectrum
8 6 (11.32%) BT
9 5 (9.43%) JavaScript
10 4 (7.55%) C#
10 4 (7.55%) HTML
10 4 (7.55%) .NET
10 4 (7.55%) CSS
10 4 (7.55%) SOAP
10 4 (7.55%) Web Services
10 4 (7.55%) Scrum
10 4 (7.55%) Agile Software Development

CA
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 1 (1.89%) CICS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (16.98%) FCAPS
2 8 (15.09%) Ethernet
2 8 (15.09%) MPLS
3 3 (5.66%) Firewall
4 2 (3.77%) BIG-IP
4 2 (3.77%) DMVPN
4 2 (3.77%) LAN
5 1 (1.89%) HTTP
5 1 (1.89%) HTTPS
5 1 (1.89%) iSCSI
5 1 (1.89%) NAS
5 1 (1.89%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.89%) DB2
1 1 (1.89%) SQL Server
General
1 33 (62.26%) Finance
2 1 (1.89%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 34 (64.15%) Analyst
1 34 (64.15%) Operations Analyst
2 32 (60.38%) Mainframe Analyst
2 32 (60.38%) Mainframe Operations Analyst
3 9 (16.98%) Architect
4 8 (15.09%) Network Architect
5 6 (11.32%) Cisco Architect
5 6 (11.32%) Cisco Network Architect
6 4 (7.55%) .NET Developer
6 4 (7.55%) C# .NET Developer
6 4 (7.55%) C# Developer
6 4 (7.55%) Developer
7 2 (3.77%) Network Engineer
8 1 (1.89%) Cisco Engineer
8 1 (1.89%) Cisco Network Engineer
8 1 (1.89%) Coordinator
8 1 (1.89%) Juniper Engineer
8 1 (1.89%) OSS Architect
8 1 (1.89%) Project Coordinator
8 1 (1.89%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (7.55%) .NET
1 4 (7.55%) CSS
1 4 (7.55%) CSS3
1 4 (7.55%) HTML
1 4 (7.55%) HTML5
1 4 (7.55%) React
1 4 (7.55%) REST
1 4 (7.55%) SOAP
1 4 (7.55%) Twitter Bootstrap
1 4 (7.55%) Web Services
2 1 (1.89%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 33 (62.26%) Mainframe
2 8 (15.09%) CMDB
3 2 (3.77%) e-Health
Operating Systems
1 3 (5.66%) Linux
2 2 (3.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (1.89%) Windows
3 1 (1.89%) Windows Server
3 1 (1.89%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (18.87%) ITIL
1 10 (18.87%) ITSM
1 10 (18.87%) Network Management
2 9 (16.98%) Service Management
3 8 (15.09%) Configuration Management
3 8 (15.09%) Customer Engagement
3 8 (15.09%) ITIL V3
4 4 (7.55%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (7.55%) Scrum
5 2 (3.77%) Presales
6 1 (1.89%) Migration
6 1 (1.89%) MVC
6 1 (1.89%) OO
6 1 (1.89%) PRINCE2
6 1 (1.89%) Project Management
6 1 (1.89%) SFIA
6 1 (1.89%) Software Distribution
6 1 (1.89%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 5 (9.43%) JavaScript
2 4 (7.55%) C#
3 1 (1.89%) JCL
3 1 (1.89%) Jython
3 1 (1.89%) PowerShell
3 1 (1.89%) Python
3 1 (1.89%) SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (28.30%) Security Cleared
2 11 (20.75%) SC Cleared
3 2 (3.77%) CCNP
3 2 (3.77%) CCSA
3 2 (3.77%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (3.77%) JNCIA
3 2 (3.77%) JNCIS
4 1 (1.89%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.89%) JSP 440
System Software
1 1 (1.89%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (11.32%) CA Spectrum
2 2 (3.77%) Cisco LMS
3 1 (1.89%) BladeLogic
3 1 (1.89%) CA Endevor
3 1 (1.89%) HP Operations Orchestration
3 1 (1.89%) Puppet
3 1 (1.89%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 13 (24.53%) SevOne
2 11 (20.75%) Cisco
3 9 (16.98%) EMC
4 8 (15.09%) ServiceNow
5 6 (11.32%) BT
6 2 (3.77%) CheckPoint
6 2 (3.77%) F5
6 2 (3.77%) Juniper
6 2 (3.77%) Red Hat
7 1 (1.89%) BMC
7 1 (1.89%) Dell
7 1 (1.89%) HP
7 1 (1.89%) IBM
7 1 (1.89%) Microsoft