Period
to 13 December 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cheltenham with a requirement for knowledge and experience of CA Agile Central products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited CA Agile Central over the 6 months to 13 December 2018 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 Agile Central (formerly Rally).

CA Agile Central
Gloucestershire > Cheltenham
6 months to
13 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 29 15 -
Rank change year-on-year -14 - +34
Contract jobs citing CA Agile Central 5 12 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheltenham 2.42% 8.45% -
As % of the Vendors category 6.33% 20.69% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Cheltenham median daily rate £475 - -
Gloucestershire median daily rate £475 - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Cheltenham median hourly rate - - -
Gloucestershire median hourly rate - - -

CA Agile Central is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in Cheltenham.

All Vendors
Cheltenham
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 79 58 84
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheltenham 38.16% 40.85% 38.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 16 47
Cheltenham median daily rate £475 £381 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +24.59% -1.61% -
10th Percentile £263 £214 £270
90th Percentile £538 £588 £548
Gloucestershire median daily rate £450 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +12.50% +6.67% -6.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 2 10
Cheltenham median hourly rate £45.50 £14.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +225.00% -65.00% -5.88%
10th Percentile £45.00 £13.20 £11.00
90th Percentile £48.75 £14.80 £69.00
Gloucestershire median hourly rate £25.63 £22.50 £14.00
% change year-on-year +13.89% +60.71% -65.64%

CA Agile Central
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheltenham

Job postings citing CA Agile Central as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cheltenham.

Job vacancy trend for CA Agile Central in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 13 December 2018, IT contractor jobs citing CA Agile Central also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Cheltenham region with a requirement for CA Agile Central.

1 5 (100.00%) Perl
1 5 (100.00%) Python
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (100.00%) TDD
1 5 (100.00%) Ruby
1 5 (100.00%) JIRA
1 5 (100.00%) WATIR
1 5 (100.00%) Selenium
1 5 (100.00%) JMeter
1 5 (100.00%) DV Cleared
1 5 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 5 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 5 (100.00%) Hadoop
1 5 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 5 (100.00%) Apache Accumulo
1 5 (100.00%) Apache Spark
1 5 (100.00%) DevOps
2 3 (60.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (60.00%) SDLC
2 3 (60.00%) Defect Tracking
2 3 (60.00%) Scenario Testing
2 3 (60.00%) Self-Motivation
2 3 (60.00%) Problem-Solving
2 3 (60.00%) Jenkins
2 3 (60.00%) C
2 3 (60.00%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (60.00%) Puppet
2 3 (60.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 3 (60.00%) Git (software)
2 3 (60.00%) Migration

CA Agile Central
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheltenham 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 5 (100.00%) Apache Spark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (100.00%) Apache Accumulo
1 5 (100.00%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 5 (100.00%) JIRA
1 5 (100.00%) JMeter
1 5 (100.00%) Selenium
1 5 (100.00%) WATIR
2 3 (60.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 3 (60.00%) Git (software)
2 3 (60.00%) Jenkins
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Test Engineer
2 3 (60.00%) Test Automation Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (60.00%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Linux
1 3 (60.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (100.00%) DevOps
1 5 (100.00%) TDD
1 5 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 3 (60.00%) Configuration Management
2 3 (60.00%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (60.00%) Defect Tracking
2 3 (60.00%) Integration Testing
2 3 (60.00%) Migration
2 3 (60.00%) Performance Testing
2 3 (60.00%) Problem-Solving
2 3 (60.00%) Risk Analysis
2 3 (60.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 3 (60.00%) Scenario Testing
2 3 (60.00%) SDLC
3 2 (40.00%) Cybersecurity
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 5 (100.00%) Perl
1 5 (100.00%) Python
1 5 (100.00%) Ruby
2 3 (60.00%) C
Qualifications
1 5 (100.00%) DV Cleared
1 5 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (60.00%) ISTQB
Systems Management
1 3 (60.00%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (60.00%) Puppet