The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cheshire 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 24 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.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
CA
North West / Cheshire
Rank 49 78 69
Rank change year-on-year +29 -9  
Contract jobs citing CA 4 6 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 0.74% 0.62% 0.49%
As % of the Vendors category 1.73% 1.35% 1.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 4 1
Median daily rate £385 £425 £458
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.41% -7.10%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £385 £428 £400
% change year-on-year -9.94% +6.87%  
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 Cheshire.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
Cheshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 231 443 395
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Cheshire 43.02% 45.62% 48.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 153 238 215
Median daily rate £375 £425 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.76% -5.55%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £270 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £575 £700
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 27 21
Median hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £18.13
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.88% -6.23%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £13.00 £10.98
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £35.00 £45.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £19.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year -15.36% +14.67%  

CA
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cheshire 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 Cheshire

CA
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for CA in Cheshire

CA
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for CA in Cheshire

CA
Contract Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CA within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 24 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
Knutsford - 1 £345 -
CA
North West

CA
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 24 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for CA.

1 4 (100.00%) Java
1 4 (100.00%) Perl
1 4 (100.00%) ITIL
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) AIX
1 4 (100.00%) HPUX
1 4 (100.00%) Solaris
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
1 4 (100.00%) IBM
1 4 (100.00%) Netcool
1 4 (100.00%) Middleware
1 4 (100.00%) Mainframe
1 4 (100.00%) Asset Management
1 4 (100.00%) SCOM
1 4 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 4 (100.00%) Risk Management
1 4 (100.00%) Finance
1 4 (100.00%) ServiceNow
1 4 (100.00%) Software Asset Management
1 4 (100.00%) IBM BigFix
2 3 (75.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (50.00%) Banking
4 1 (25.00%) Tivoli

CA
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire 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:

General
1 4 (100.00%) Finance
2 2 (50.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Enterprise Management Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Monitoring Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Build Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Designer
2 1 (25.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 4 (100.00%) Mainframe
2 3 (75.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) AIX
1 4 (100.00%) HPUX
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
1 4 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 4 (100.00%) Solaris
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Asset Management
1 4 (100.00%) ITIL
1 4 (100.00%) Risk Management
1 4 (100.00%) Software Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) Java
1 4 (100.00%) Perl
Systems Management
1 4 (100.00%) IBM BigFix
1 4 (100.00%) Netcool
1 4 (100.00%) SCOM
2 1 (25.00%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) IBM
1 4 (100.00%) ServiceNow