Period
to 22 September 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Essex 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 22 September 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
6 months to
22 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 101 91 79
Rank change year-on-year -10 -12 -18
Contract jobs citing CA Agile Central 2 9 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Essex 0.21% 1.06% 0.44%
As % of the Vendors category 0.37% 2.16% 0.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 8 3
Essex median daily rate £488 £320 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +52.34% -20.00% +24.03%
10th Percentile £466 £310 £360
90th Percentile £499 £411 £430
East of England median daily rate £510 £320 £400
% change year-on-year +59.38% -20.00% +24.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Essex median hourly rate - £42.50 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +54.55% -25.17%
East of England median hourly rate - £42.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year - +54.55% -25.17%

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 Essex.

All Vendors
Essex
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 545 416 492
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Essex 56.30% 49.06% 53.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 354 272 238
Essex median daily rate £500 £500 £348
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +43.88% -4.14%
10th Percentile £213 £285 £213
90th Percentile £600 £600 £488
East of England median daily rate £425 £425 £388
% change year-on-year - +9.68% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 24 113
Essex median hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.13% -11.11% -35.71%
10th Percentile £14.88 £10.40 £15.75
90th Percentile £46.38 £39.93 £42.83
East of England median hourly rate £16.88 £16.06 £16.50
% change year-on-year +5.07% -2.67% -19.51%

CA Agile Central
Job Vacancy Trend in Essex

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

Job vacancy trend for CA Agile Central in Essex

CA Agile Central
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Essex

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

Contractor daily rate trend for CA Agile Central in Essex

CA Agile Central
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for CA Agile Central in Essex

CA Agile Central
Contract Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CA Agile Central within the Essex region over the 6 months to 22 September 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Basildon - 1 £475 -
CA Agile Central
East of England

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 Essex region with a requirement for CA Agile Central.

1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) Web Services
1 2 (100.00%) XML
1 2 (100.00%) Unix
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) TDD
1 2 (100.00%) HP
1 2 (100.00%) JUnit
1 2 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (100.00%) Selenium
1 2 (100.00%) AccuRev
1 2 (100.00%) Cucumber
1 2 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 2 (100.00%) User Stories
1 2 (100.00%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (50.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (50.00%) Front End Development
2 1 (50.00%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
2 1 (50.00%) HP ALM
2 1 (50.00%) Java 8
2 1 (50.00%) Problem-Solving
2 1 (50.00%) QF-Test
2 1 (50.00%) BDD
2 1 (50.00%) Hudson
2 1 (50.00%) SoapUI
2 1 (50.00%) Gradle

CA Agile Central
Co-occurring IT Skills in Essex 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 1 (50.00%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 1 (50.00%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) WebFOCUS
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) AccuRev
1 2 (100.00%) Cucumber
1 2 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 2 (100.00%) JUnit
1 2 (100.00%) Selenium
2 1 (50.00%) Ant
2 1 (50.00%) Eclipse
2 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (50.00%) Gradle
2 1 (50.00%) HP UFT
2 1 (50.00%) Hudson
2 1 (50.00%) IntelliJ
2 1 (50.00%) JIRA
2 1 (50.00%) JMeter
2 1 (50.00%) Maven
2 1 (50.00%) QF-Test
2 1 (50.00%) SoapUI
2 1 (50.00%) Subversion
2 1 (50.00%) TestDirector
General
1 1 (50.00%) Legal
1 1 (50.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Tester
1 1 (50.00%) Automation Tester
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
1 1 (50.00%) Selenium Automation Tester
1 1 (50.00%) Selenium Tester
1 1 (50.00%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) Web Services
1 2 (100.00%) XML
2 1 (50.00%) CSS
2 1 (50.00%) Hibernate
2 1 (50.00%) J2EE
2 1 (50.00%) Java SE
2 1 (50.00%) JDBC
2 1 (50.00%) JRules
2 1 (50.00%) JSP
2 1 (50.00%) Servlets
2 1 (50.00%) SOAP
2 1 (50.00%) Spring
2 1 (50.00%) Struts
2 1 (50.00%) TopLink
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Unix
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Solaris
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (100.00%) TDD
1 2 (100.00%) User Stories
2 1 (50.00%) BDD
2 1 (50.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (50.00%) Front End Development
2 1 (50.00%) Information Management
2 1 (50.00%) Mathematics
2 1 (50.00%) OO
2 1 (50.00%) Pair Programming
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Problem-Solving
2 1 (50.00%) Software Testing
2 1 (50.00%) System Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (50.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) Java 8
2 1 (50.00%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) ISTQB
1 1 (50.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (50.00%) HP ALM
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) HP
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
2 1 (50.00%) IBM