The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for knowledge and experience of CA products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited CA over the 3 months to 23 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never 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.

CA
South East / Berkshire
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 98 115 109
Rank change year-on-year +17 -6  
Contract jobs citing CA 6 9 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.33% 0.38% 0.28%
As % of the Vendors category 0.68% 0.75% 0.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 7 5
Median daily rate £301 £365 £575
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -17.53% -36.52%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £274 £363 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £328 £385 £620
UK excluding London median daily rate £419 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +4.62% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £36.00 £23.25
% change year-on-year - +54.83%  

CA is in the vendor products and services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all vendor product and service related skills in contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
Berkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 887 1193 1250
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 48.36% 50.49% 50.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 400 628 594
Median daily rate £438 £400 £398
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.37% +0.62%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £225 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £361
% change year-on-year +6.66% +3.89%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 58 70 55
Median hourly rate £13.25 £12.50 £21.55
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.00% -41.99%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £11.00 £13.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £21.60 £39.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.50 £18.50
% change year-on-year -14.63% +10.81%  

CA
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Berkshire citing CA as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

Job vacancy trend for CA in Berkshire

CA
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for CA in Berkshire

CA
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for CA in Berkshire

CA
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CA within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 23 June 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
Maidenhead +2 3 - - 1
Newbury - 1 £335 -
CA
South East

For the 6 months to 23 June 2017, 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for CA.

1 7 (50.00%) ITIL
1 7 (50.00%) Service Management
2 6 (42.86%) HP
2 6 (42.86%) Web Services
3 5 (35.71%) ServiceNow
3 5 (35.71%) SDLC
4 4 (28.57%) XML
4 4 (28.57%) Java
4 4 (28.57%) SQL
4 4 (28.57%) Data Modelling
4 4 (28.57%) IBM
5 3 (21.43%) ETL
5 3 (21.43%) BMC
5 3 (21.43%) Informatica
5 3 (21.43%) HTML
5 3 (21.43%) CSS
5 3 (21.43%) ITSM
5 3 (21.43%) Workflow
5 3 (21.43%) CMS
5 3 (21.43%) Data Management
5 3 (21.43%) Content Management
5 3 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (21.43%) Knowledge Management
5 3 (21.43%) Degree
5 3 (21.43%) CMDB
5 3 (21.43%) User Acceptance Testing
5 3 (21.43%) Unit Testing
5 3 (21.43%) Data Architecture
5 3 (21.43%) Data Integration
5 3 (21.43%) Data Governance

CA
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire 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 3 (21.43%) CMS
2 1 (7.14%) IBM Domino
2 1 (7.14%) IIS
2 1 (7.14%) MS Exchange
2 1 (7.14%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 2 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (14.29%) SaaS
2 1 (7.14%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (7.14%) IBM Cloud
2 1 (7.14%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) DNS
1 1 (7.14%) Firewall
1 1 (7.14%) TDMA
Development Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Jenkins
1 1 (7.14%) Vagrant
General
1 1 (7.14%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (42.86%) Architect
2 5 (35.71%) Developer
2 5 (35.71%) ServiceNow Developer
3 3 (21.43%) Administrator
3 3 (21.43%) Consultant
3 3 (21.43%) Informatica Architect
4 2 (14.29%) Cloud Architect
4 2 (14.29%) ServiceNow Consultant
5 1 (7.14%) Automation Architect
5 1 (7.14%) Escalation Manager
5 1 (7.14%) Incident and Problem Manager
5 1 (7.14%) Incident Manager
5 1 (7.14%) ITIL Incident Manager
5 1 (7.14%) ITIL Manager
5 1 (7.14%) Network Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Senior Network Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Technical Architect
5 1 (7.14%) VMware Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (42.86%) Web Services
2 4 (28.57%) XML
3 3 (21.43%) CSS
3 3 (21.43%) HTML
4 2 (14.29%) .NET
5 1 (7.14%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) CMDB
2 2 (14.29%) Hybrid Cloud
3 1 (7.14%) e-Health
3 1 (7.14%) Enterprise Cloud
3 1 (7.14%) FlexPod
3 1 (7.14%) IVR
3 1 (7.14%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.14%) CentOS
1 1 (7.14%) Linux
1 1 (7.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (7.14%) Solaris
1 1 (7.14%) SUSE
1 1 (7.14%) Windows
1 1 (7.14%) Windows Server
1 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (50.00%) ITIL
1 7 (50.00%) Service Management
2 5 (35.71%) SDLC
3 4 (28.57%) Data Modelling
4 3 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (21.43%) Content Management
4 3 (21.43%) Data Architecture
4 3 (21.43%) Data Governance
4 3 (21.43%) Data Integration
4 3 (21.43%) Data Management
4 3 (21.43%) ETL
4 3 (21.43%) ITSM
4 3 (21.43%) Knowledge Management
4 3 (21.43%) Unit Testing
4 3 (21.43%) User Acceptance Testing
4 3 (21.43%) Workflow
5 2 (14.29%) Waterfall
6 1 (7.14%) Network Management
6 1 (7.14%) Release Management
6 1 (7.14%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 4 (28.57%) Java
1 4 (28.57%) SQL
2 2 (14.29%) PowerShell
2 2 (14.29%) Python
3 1 (7.14%) Bash Shell
3 1 (7.14%) Perl
3 1 (7.14%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 3 (21.43%) Degree
2 1 (7.14%) SC Cleared
2 1 (7.14%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) PCI DSS
1 1 (7.14%) QA
1 1 (7.14%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (14.29%) vCloud
2 1 (7.14%) Active Directory
2 1 (7.14%) Docker
2 1 (7.14%) Hyper-V
2 1 (7.14%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (7.14%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (14.29%) Ansible
1 2 (14.29%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (14.29%) Puppet
1 2 (14.29%) vRealize
2 1 (7.14%) CA Service Virtualization
2 1 (7.14%) CA Spectrum
2 1 (7.14%) CFEngine
2 1 (7.14%) Cisco Prime
2 1 (7.14%) SCCM
2 1 (7.14%) SCOM
2 1 (7.14%) SCOrch
2 1 (7.14%) SCVMM
2 1 (7.14%) Unicenter
Vendors
1 6 (42.86%) HP
2 5 (35.71%) ServiceNow
3 4 (28.57%) IBM
4 3 (21.43%) BMC
4 3 (21.43%) Informatica
5 2 (14.29%) Nimsoft
5 2 (14.29%) Remedy
6 1 (7.14%) 3PAR
6 1 (7.14%) Dell
6 1 (7.14%) EMC
6 1 (7.14%) Infoblox
6 1 (7.14%) Juniper
6 1 (7.14%) Lotus
6 1 (7.14%) Microsoft
6 1 (7.14%) NetApp
6 1 (7.14%) Red Hat
6 1 (7.14%) Sun
6 1 (7.14%) SunGard
6 1 (7.14%) TIBCO
6 1 (7.14%) VMware