Period
to 17 November 2017

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 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 6 months to 17 November 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
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 129 70 69
Rank change year-on-year -59 -1 +46
Contract jobs citing CA 10 50 62
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.34% 2.30% 1.92%
As % of the Vendors category 1.01% 5.52% 6.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 40 35
Edinburgh median daily rate £400 £475 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -15.79% +11.76% -10.53%
10th Percentile £267 £400 £250
90th Percentile £488 £488 £518
Scotland median daily rate £375 £475 £425
% change year-on-year -21.05% +11.76% +41.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Edinburgh median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate - £35.50 -

CA 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 Edinburgh.

All Vendors
Edinburgh
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 987 906 1012
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 33.85% 41.71% 31.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 550 478 488
Edinburgh median daily rate £400 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +3.23% -1.90%
10th Percentile £242 £230 £250
90th Percentile £550 £525 £518
Scotland median daily rate £388 £350 £355
% change year-on-year +10.71% -1.41% +1.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 17 10
Edinburgh median hourly rate £30.00 £19.50 £19.76
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +53.85% -1.29% +25.27%
10th Percentile £12.63 £13.15 £10.65
90th Percentile £43.39 £52.07 £34.57
Scotland median hourly rate £25.00 £18.25 £14.51
% change year-on-year +36.99% +25.78% -8.66%

CA
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

Job postings citing CA as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh.

Job vacancy trend for CA in Edinburgh

CA
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Contractor daily rate trend for CA in Edinburgh

CA
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing CA in Edinburgh over the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for CA in Edinburgh

CA
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for CA in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 17 November 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for CA.

1 8 (80.00%) Banking
2 4 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (40.00%) JIRA
2 4 (40.00%) Selenium
2 4 (40.00%) Cucumber
2 4 (40.00%) CA Service Virtualization
2 4 (40.00%) Appium
2 4 (40.00%) Jenkins
2 4 (40.00%) Sauce Labs
2 4 (40.00%) BlazeMeter
2 4 (40.00%) Perfecto Mobile
3 3 (30.00%) BDD
3 3 (30.00%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (30.00%) Finance
4 2 (20.00%) Scrum
4 2 (20.00%) TDD
4 2 (20.00%) HTML
4 2 (20.00%) Java
4 2 (20.00%) JavaScript
4 2 (20.00%) Benchmarking
4 2 (20.00%) Mainframe
4 2 (20.00%) WebSphere Application Server
4 2 (20.00%) JSP
4 2 (20.00%) Software Engineering
4 2 (20.00%) Retail Banking
4 2 (20.00%) WebSphere
4 2 (20.00%) Content Management
4 2 (20.00%) Web Development
4 2 (20.00%) TSYS
4 2 (20.00%) Test Automation

CA
Co-occurring IT Skills in Edinburgh 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 2 (20.00%) WebSphere
1 2 (20.00%) WebSphere Application Server
1 2 (20.00%) WebSphere Portal
2 1 (10.00%) CICS
Cloud Services
1 4 (40.00%) BlazeMeter
1 4 (40.00%) Sauce Labs
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) Internet
1 1 (10.00%) SMS
1 1 (10.00%) SNA
1 1 (10.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) DB2
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle Database
1 1 (10.00%) PowerCenter
Development Applications
1 4 (40.00%) Appium
1 4 (40.00%) Cucumber
1 4 (40.00%) Jenkins
1 4 (40.00%) JIRA
1 4 (40.00%) Selenium
2 1 (10.00%) ERwin
General
1 8 (80.00%) Banking
2 3 (30.00%) Finance
3 2 (20.00%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (20.00%) Automation Engineer
1 2 (20.00%) QA Automation Engineer
1 2 (20.00%) QA Engineer
1 2 (20.00%) Scrum Master
2 1 (10.00%) Consultant
2 1 (10.00%) DB2 DBA
2 1 (10.00%) DBA
2 1 (10.00%) Developer
2 1 (10.00%) Digital Transformation
2 1 (10.00%) Informatica Developer
2 1 (10.00%) Mainframe DBA
2 1 (10.00%) Mainframe Specialist
2 1 (10.00%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (20.00%) HTML
1 2 (20.00%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Mainframe
2 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (10.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 1 (10.00%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Unix
1 1 (10.00%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (30.00%) BDD
2 3 (30.00%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (20.00%) Benchmarking
3 2 (20.00%) Content Management
3 2 (20.00%) Scrum
3 2 (20.00%) Software Engineering
3 2 (20.00%) TDD
3 2 (20.00%) Test Automation
3 2 (20.00%) Test Strategy
3 2 (20.00%) User Stories
3 2 (20.00%) Web Development
4 1 (10.00%) Coaching
4 1 (10.00%) Data Modelling
4 1 (10.00%) ETL
4 1 (10.00%) ETL Development
4 1 (10.00%) Migration
4 1 (10.00%) Performance Engineering
4 1 (10.00%) Technical Architecture
4 1 (10.00%) Workload Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (20.00%) Java
1 2 (20.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (10.00%) REXX
2 1 (10.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (20.00%) QA
2 1 (10.00%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 4 (40.00%) CA Service Virtualization
2 1 (10.00%) Business Desktop Deployment
Vendors
1 4 (40.00%) Perfecto Mobile
2 2 (20.00%) TSYS
3 1 (10.00%) Informatica
3 1 (10.00%) Oracle