The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England 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 25 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
UK / England
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 461 403 369
Rank change year-on-year -58 -34  
Contract jobs citing CA 119 232 261
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.28% 0.48% 0.51%
As % of the Vendors category 0.64% 1.07% 1.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 66 148 138
Median daily rate £375 £405 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.40% -10.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £70 £260 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £555 £700 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £419 £375 £400
% change year-on-year +11.80% -6.25%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 10
Median hourly rate - £27.50 £23.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +18.27%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £36.00 £23.00
% change year-on-year - +56.52%  

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 England.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
England
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 18659 21671 22818
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 43.91% 44.48% 44.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 11425 13607 13668
Median daily rate £427 £408 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.78% +1.87%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year +6.66% +3.44%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 624 720 1036
Median hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -7.89% -  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.15 £11.00 £11.16
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £42.33 £42.00
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 England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England 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 England

CA
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for CA in England

CA
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing CA in England over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for CA in England

CA
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for CA in England

CA
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CA within the England region over the 3 months to 25 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
London +15 48 £325 -35.00% 9
South East +40 39 £475 +14.45% 8
South West +1 12 £370 -1.33% 3
North West +13 8 £368 -22.63%
East of England -4 4 £363 - 4
East Midlands -15 3 - -
North East -2 2 £310 +10.71% 1
West Midlands +9 1 - - 1
Yorkshire +7 1 - - 1
CA
UK

For the 6 months to 25 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 England region with a requirement for CA.

1 78 (28.26%) Windows
2 62 (22.46%) ITIL
3 56 (20.29%) Linux
4 49 (17.75%) Microsoft
4 49 (17.75%) Agile Software Development
5 47 (17.03%) HP
6 46 (16.67%) Finance
7 45 (16.30%) Firewall
8 44 (15.94%) VMware
8 44 (15.94%) Security Cleared
9 43 (15.58%) Unix
10 41 (14.86%) SC Cleared
11 40 (14.49%) Remedy
12 39 (14.13%) IBM
13 38 (13.77%) Java
14 35 (12.68%) Service Management
15 31 (11.23%) Active Directory
16 30 (10.87%) Oracle
17 29 (10.51%) CA Wily
18 28 (10.14%) JIRA
18 28 (10.14%) SOAP
19 27 (9.78%) Cisco
19 27 (9.78%) Degree
19 27 (9.78%) DevOps
19 27 (9.78%) Analytical Skills
20 26 (9.42%) SQL
20 26 (9.42%) Scrum
21 25 (9.06%) Atlassian
21 25 (9.06%) Performance Management
21 25 (9.06%) ServiceNow

CA
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 14 (5.07%) Apache
2 11 (3.99%) MS Exchange
3 9 (3.26%) WebSphere
4 8 (2.90%) WebSphere Application Server
5 7 (2.54%) SharePoint
6 6 (2.17%) CMS
6 6 (2.17%) Exchange Server 2010
7 5 (1.81%) IBM HTTP Server
7 5 (1.81%) JBoss
7 5 (1.81%) Tomcat
8 4 (1.45%) BizTalk Server
8 4 (1.45%) WebLogic
9 3 (1.09%) Exchange Server 2013
9 3 (1.09%) IIS
9 3 (1.09%) MS Project Server
10 2 (0.72%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 2 (0.72%) SharePoint 2013
10 2 (0.72%) Skype for Business
11 1 (0.36%) Confluence
11 1 (0.36%) IBM Domino
Applications
1 18 (6.52%) Microsoft Office
2 12 (4.35%) MS Visio
3 7 (2.54%) Microsoft Excel
3 7 (2.54%) Microsoft Project
4 4 (1.45%) Spreadsheet
5 3 (1.09%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 14 (5.07%) Remedy ITSM
2 6 (2.17%) CA PPM
3 3 (1.09%) Primavera
4 1 (0.36%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
Cloud Services
1 20 (7.25%) IaaS
1 20 (7.25%) PaaS
2 18 (6.52%) Amazon AWS
3 10 (3.62%) Microsoft Azure
3 10 (3.62%) SaaS
4 7 (2.54%) Office 365
5 4 (1.45%) Boomi
5 4 (1.45%) iPaaS
6 3 (1.09%) Azure Active Directory
7 2 (0.72%) Slack
8 1 (0.36%) Amazon S3
8 1 (0.36%) AWS Lambda
8 1 (0.36%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (0.36%) G Suite
8 1 (0.36%) Google App Engine
8 1 (0.36%) Google Cloud Platform
8 1 (0.36%) IBM Cloud
8 1 (0.36%) OpenShift
8 1 (0.36%) Sauce Labs
8 1 (0.36%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 45 (16.30%) Firewall
2 16 (5.80%) DNS
2 16 (5.80%) VPN
3 15 (5.43%) Cisco ASA
4 13 (4.71%) Internet
4 13 (4.71%) Kerberos
4 13 (4.71%) TCP/IP
4 13 (4.71%) WAN
5 12 (4.35%) LAN
6 11 (3.99%) MPLS
7 10 (3.62%) Wireless
8 9 (3.26%) Cisco Nexus
8 9 (3.26%) FTP
9 8 (2.90%) Cisco IPT
9 8 (2.90%) IP Telephony
9 8 (2.90%) LDAP
9 8 (2.90%) SNMP
9 8 (2.90%) Unified Communications
10 6 (2.17%) OSPF
10 6 (2.17%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (3.62%) Hadoop
1 10 (3.62%) PostgreSQL
1 10 (3.62%) Relational Database
2 9 (3.26%) DB2
2 9 (3.26%) Oracle Database
3 8 (2.90%) Oracle Database 11g
4 7 (2.54%) SQL Server
5 4 (1.45%) NoSQL
6 3 (1.09%) Couchbase
6 3 (1.09%) CouchDB
6 3 (1.09%) SQL Server 2005
7 2 (0.72%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (0.72%) IBM InfoSphere
8 1 (0.36%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
8 1 (0.36%) IDMS
8 1 (0.36%) MongoDB
8 1 (0.36%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (0.36%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (0.36%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (0.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 28 (10.14%) JIRA
2 17 (6.16%) Rational DOORS
3 14 (5.07%) Jenkins
4 10 (3.62%) Introscope
5 8 (2.90%) Bitbucket
5 8 (2.90%) Visual Studio
6 4 (1.45%) CruiseControl
6 4 (1.45%) Selenium
6 4 (1.45%) Subversion
6 4 (1.45%) TeamCity
7 3 (1.09%) Git (software)
7 3 (1.09%) Maven
7 3 (1.09%) Team Foundation Server
7 3 (1.09%) Vagrant
8 2 (0.72%) AnthillPro
8 2 (0.72%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 2 (0.72%) CA Gen
8 2 (0.72%) Hudson
8 2 (0.72%) IBM UrbanCode
8 2 (0.72%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 46 (16.67%) Finance
2 20 (7.25%) Banking
3 13 (4.71%) Retail
4 11 (3.99%) Legal
5 5 (1.81%) Financial Institution
6 4 (1.45%) Investment Banking
6 4 (1.45%) Telecoms
7 3 (1.09%) Electronics
8 2 (0.72%) Law
8 2 (0.72%) Marketing
9 1 (0.36%) Billing
9 1 (0.36%) German Language
9 1 (0.36%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.36%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 36 (13.04%) Analyst
2 29 (10.51%) Architect
3 21 (7.61%) Consultant
4 20 (7.25%) Developer
5 15 (5.43%) Monitoring Specialist
5 15 (5.43%) Requirements Engineer
6 11 (3.99%) Security Analyst
7 10 (3.62%) Application Security Analyst
7 10 (3.62%) Cloud Architect
7 10 (3.62%) DOORS Engineer
7 10 (3.62%) QC Engineer
7 10 (3.62%) Service Desk Engineer
8 9 (3.26%) Automation Engineer
8 9 (3.26%) Support Engineer
9 8 (2.90%) AWS Architect
9 8 (2.90%) Network Engineer
10 7 (2.54%) DevOps Engineer
10 7 (2.54%) Project Manager
10 7 (2.54%) Senior Analyst
11 6 (2.17%) SAP Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (10.14%) SOAP
2 20 (7.25%) RESTful
3 18 (6.52%) SAML
4 16 (5.80%) Middleware
5 14 (5.07%) .NET
6 12 (4.35%) Web Services
7 11 (3.99%) XML
8 10 (3.62%) REST
9 9 (3.26%) Elastic Stack
9 9 (3.26%) SailPoint
10 8 (2.90%) Oracle GoldenGate
11 7 (2.54%) HTML
12 5 (1.81%) Java EE
12 5 (1.81%) JDBC
12 5 (1.81%) JMS
13 4 (1.45%) OAuth
13 4 (1.45%) OpenID
13 4 (1.45%) SPML
14 3 (1.09%) ActiveMQ
14 3 (1.09%) ISPF
Miscellaneous
1 27 (9.78%) Analytical Skills
2 19 (6.88%) PKI
3 17 (6.16%) Data Centre
4 14 (5.07%) Mainframe
5 11 (3.99%) Management Information System
6 9 (3.26%) e-Health
7 8 (2.90%) Wiki
8 7 (2.54%) Replication
9 5 (1.81%) AS400
9 5 (1.81%) CMDB
10 4 (1.45%) Video on Demand
11 3 (1.09%) Blackberry
11 3 (1.09%) Computer Science
11 3 (1.09%) Fat Client
11 3 (1.09%) Fixed Income
11 3 (1.09%) Hybrid Cloud
11 3 (1.09%) LPAR
11 3 (1.09%) Mobile App
11 3 (1.09%) Thin Client
11 3 (1.09%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 78 (28.26%) Windows
2 56 (20.29%) Linux
3 43 (15.58%) Unix
4 15 (5.43%) Windows Server
5 14 (5.07%) Solaris
6 12 (4.35%) Windows Server 2008
7 10 (3.62%) AIX
8 8 (2.90%) HPUX
8 8 (2.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 8 (2.90%) Windows 7
9 7 (2.54%) Windows Server 2003
10 6 (2.17%) zOS
11 5 (1.81%) Windows Server 2012
12 4 (1.45%) Android
12 4 (1.45%) Windows 10
13 3 (1.09%) CentOS
14 2 (0.72%) MVS
15 1 (0.36%) SUSE
15 1 (0.36%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (22.46%) ITIL
2 49 (17.75%) Agile Software Development
3 35 (12.68%) Service Management
4 27 (9.78%) DevOps
5 26 (9.42%) Scrum
6 25 (9.06%) Performance Management
7 24 (8.70%) Incident Management
8 22 (7.97%) Coaching
9 21 (7.61%) Workflow
10 19 (6.88%) Application Performance Management
10 19 (6.88%) Process Improvement
10 19 (6.88%) SDLC
11 18 (6.52%) Project Management
11 18 (6.52%) Task Automation
12 17 (6.16%) ITSM
12 17 (6.16%) Requirements Engineering
12 17 (6.16%) Requirements Management
13 15 (5.43%) Identity Access Management
13 15 (5.43%) Migration
13 15 (5.43%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 38 (13.77%) Java
2 26 (9.42%) SQL
3 14 (5.07%) C#
4 9 (3.26%) Perl
5 8 (2.90%) Shell Script
6 7 (2.54%) PowerShell
7 5 (1.81%) RPG
7 5 (1.81%) RPG IV
8 4 (1.45%) Python
9 3 (1.09%) Bash Shell
9 3 (1.09%) JavaScript
9 3 (1.09%) REXX
9 3 (1.09%) Scala
10 2 (0.72%) C++
10 2 (0.72%) Jython
10 2 (0.72%) PL/SQL
11 1 (0.36%) C
11 1 (0.36%) JCL
11 1 (0.36%) PHP
11 1 (0.36%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 44 (15.94%) Security Cleared
2 41 (14.86%) SC Cleared
3 27 (9.78%) Degree
4 9 (3.26%) Microsoft Certification
5 6 (2.17%) Cisco Certification
5 6 (2.17%) MCSE
6 5 (1.81%) CCNA
7 3 (1.09%) BPSS Clearance
7 3 (1.09%) CCIE
7 3 (1.09%) CCNP
7 3 (1.09%) Computer Science Degree
7 3 (1.09%) MCITP
8 2 (0.72%) CCDA
8 2 (0.72%) CCDP
8 2 (0.72%) ISEB
9 1 (0.36%) OCA
9 1 (0.36%) Oracle Certification
9 1 (0.36%) PMI Certification
9 1 (0.36%) PMP
9 1 (0.36%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (6.16%) SLA
2 14 (5.07%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
3 8 (2.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 5 (1.81%) PCI DSS
5 4 (1.45%) GPG13
6 3 (1.09%) PMBOK
6 3 (1.09%) QA
7 2 (0.72%) GDPR
7 2 (0.72%) ISO 9001
8 1 (0.36%) Disclosure Scotland
8 1 (0.36%) EMIR
8 1 (0.36%) ISO/IEC 20000
8 1 (0.36%) MiFID
8 1 (0.36%) PMO
8 1 (0.36%) RMADS
8 1 (0.36%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 31 (11.23%) Active Directory
2 12 (4.35%) Docker
3 8 (2.90%) VMware ESXi
4 5 (1.81%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (1.81%) XenApp
5 4 (1.45%) BitLocker
6 3 (1.09%) Hyper-V
6 3 (1.09%) Microsoft App-V
6 3 (1.09%) Time Sharing Option
6 3 (1.09%) vSphere
6 3 (1.09%) XenDesktop
7 2 (0.72%) vCloud
8 1 (0.36%) ACF2
8 1 (0.36%) Firmware
8 1 (0.36%) Job Entry Subsystem
8 1 (0.36%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 29 (10.51%) CA Wily
2 22 (7.97%) CA Single Sign-On
3 18 (6.52%) SCOM
4 17 (6.16%) HP Quality Center
5 16 (5.80%) Puppet
6 15 (5.43%) Ansible
7 13 (4.71%) ServiceCenter
8 11 (3.99%) ZABBIX
9 10 (3.62%) Cisco Prime
9 10 (3.62%) HP Fortify
10 9 (3.26%) Kubernetes
11 8 (2.90%) Consul
11 8 (2.90%) Netcool
11 8 (2.90%) Opscode Chef
11 8 (2.90%) Packer
11 8 (2.90%) Rsyslog
11 8 (2.90%) Terraform
11 8 (2.90%) yum
12 7 (2.54%) IBM BigFix
12 7 (2.54%) SCCM
Vendors
1 49 (17.75%) Microsoft
2 47 (17.03%) HP
3 44 (15.94%) VMware
4 40 (14.49%) Remedy
5 39 (14.13%) IBM
6 30 (10.87%) Oracle
7 27 (9.78%) Cisco
8 25 (9.06%) Atlassian
8 25 (9.06%) ServiceNow
9 21 (7.61%) Nimsoft
10 20 (7.25%) BMC
11 19 (6.88%) Dynatrace
12 18 (6.52%) CA Agile Central
13 17 (6.16%) Peregrine
14 15 (5.43%) AppDynamics
15 13 (4.71%) CheckPoint
16 12 (4.35%) SolarWinds
17 11 (3.99%) SAP
18 10 (3.62%) Apple
18 10 (3.62%) EMC
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