The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire 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 28 March 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 / Buckinghamshire
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 68 73 79
Rank change year-on-year +5 +6  
Contract jobs citing CA 14 5 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 1.36% 0.48% 0.99%
As % of the Vendors category 3.08% 1.13% 2.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 2
Median daily rate £450 £550 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -18.18% +46.66%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £385 £448 £400
% change year-on-year -13.96% +11.87%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £34.38 £40.00
% change year-on-year -12.72% -14.06%  

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 Buckinghamshire.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
Buckinghamshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 455 441 553
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire 44.13% 42.36% 45.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 239 240 238
Median daily rate £413 £425 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.94% +21.42%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £294 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 17 17
Median hourly rate £14.00 £16.17 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -13.41% +11.51%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.61 £10.07 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £60.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.25 £19.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -14.47% +11.76%  

CA
Job Vacancy Trend in Buckinghamshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 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 Buckinghamshire

CA
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for CA in Buckinghamshire

CA
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for CA in Buckinghamshire

CA
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CA within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 28 March 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
Milton Keynes +2 14 £450 -18.18%
CA
South East

CA
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 28 March 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 Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for CA.

1 17 (89.47%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (73.68%) Remedy
3 13 (68.42%) e-Health
3 13 (68.42%) Nimsoft
4 11 (57.89%) Infrastructure Management
4 11 (57.89%) Unix
4 11 (57.89%) Windows
4 11 (57.89%) Linux
5 10 (52.63%) Incident Management
5 10 (52.63%) Finance
6 9 (47.37%) Microsoft
7 7 (36.84%) Oracle
7 7 (36.84%) SCOM
7 7 (36.84%) CA Wily
7 7 (36.84%) Introscope
7 7 (36.84%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (36.84%) Root Cause Analysis
7 7 (36.84%) DevOps
7 7 (36.84%) NetQoS
8 6 (31.58%) CA Spectrum
8 6 (31.58%) F5
8 6 (31.58%) IVR
8 6 (31.58%) Firewall
8 6 (31.58%) Cisco
8 6 (31.58%) MPLS
8 6 (31.58%) Avaya
8 6 (31.58%) CCNA
8 6 (31.58%) Cisco Certification
8 6 (31.58%) ADSL
8 6 (31.58%) VoIP

CA
Co-occurring IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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 (10.53%) MS Excel
1 2 (10.53%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 6 (31.58%) ADSL
1 6 (31.58%) Ethernet
1 6 (31.58%) Firewall
1 6 (31.58%) MPLS
1 6 (31.58%) VoIP
1 6 (31.58%) WAN
2 4 (21.05%) DNS
Development Applications
1 7 (36.84%) Introscope
General
1 10 (52.63%) Finance
2 2 (10.53%) Retail
Job Titles
1 13 (68.42%) Monitoring Specialist
2 6 (31.58%) Analyst
2 6 (31.58%) Network Analyst
2 6 (31.58%) Network Operations Analyst
2 6 (31.58%) Operations Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 17 (89.47%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (68.42%) e-Health
3 6 (31.58%) IVR
4 2 (10.53%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 11 (57.89%) Linux
1 11 (57.89%) Unix
1 11 (57.89%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (57.89%) Infrastructure Management
2 10 (52.63%) Incident Management
3 7 (36.84%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (36.84%) DevOps
3 7 (36.84%) Root Cause Analysis
4 4 (21.05%) Workflow
5 3 (15.79%) ITIL
Qualifications
1 6 (31.58%) CCNA
1 6 (31.58%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (5.26%) OCA
2 1 (5.26%) Oracle Certification
Systems Management
1 7 (36.84%) CA Wily
1 7 (36.84%) SCOM
2 6 (31.58%) CA Spectrum
Vendors
1 14 (73.68%) Remedy
2 13 (68.42%) Nimsoft
3 9 (47.37%) Microsoft
4 7 (36.84%) NetQoS
4 7 (36.84%) Oracle
5 6 (31.58%) Avaya
5 6 (31.58%) Cisco
5 6 (31.58%) F5
6 4 (21.05%) Genesys