The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Glasgow 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 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
Scotland / Glasgow
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 55 62 68
Rank change year-on-year +7 +6  
Contract jobs citing CA 12 7 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 1.84% 0.99% 0.22%
As % of the Vendors category 4.80% 1.99% 0.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 3 0
Median daily rate £440 £400 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.00% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £419 £393 £400
% change year-on-year +6.81% -1.87%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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 Glasgow.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
Glasgow
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 250 351 366
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Glasgow 38.28% 49.58% 40.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 119 190 176
Median daily rate £395 £350 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.85% +3.70%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £238 £232
10% offered a daily rate of more than £493 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year +6.66% +3.44%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 4 17
Median hourly rate £16.00 £43.00 £18.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -62.80% +129.33%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £9.50 £12.04
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £43.00 £39.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.50 £18.47
% change year-on-year -14.63% +11.02%  

CA
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Glasgow 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 Glasgow

CA
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Contractor daily rate trend for CA in Glasgow

CA
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for CA in Glasgow

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

1 12 (100.00%) Unix
2 11 (91.67%) SSL
2 11 (91.67%) IBM
3 10 (83.33%) Shell Script
4 9 (75.00%) Finance
4 9 (75.00%) Information Security
5 7 (58.33%) SSH
5 7 (58.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 7 (58.33%) PKI
5 7 (58.33%) ISPF
5 7 (58.33%) Project Planning
5 7 (58.33%) Time Management
5 7 (58.33%) Security Management
5 7 (58.33%) RACF
5 7 (58.33%) JCL
5 7 (58.33%) Middleware
5 7 (58.33%) Mainframe
5 7 (58.33%) Microsoft Excel
5 7 (58.33%) CICS
5 7 (58.33%) Assembly Language
5 7 (58.33%) REXX
5 7 (58.33%) zOS
5 7 (58.33%) MQSeries
5 7 (58.33%) SAS
5 7 (58.33%) Kerberos
5 7 (58.33%) SQL
5 7 (58.33%) Sybase
5 7 (58.33%) DB2
5 7 (58.33%) Microsoft Office
5 7 (58.33%) Time Sharing Option

CA
Co-occurring IT Skills in Glasgow 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 7 (58.33%) CICS
1 7 (58.33%) MQSeries
1 7 (58.33%) SAS
2 1 (8.33%) WebSphere
Applications
1 7 (58.33%) Microsoft Excel
1 7 (58.33%) Microsoft Office
1 7 (58.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 11 (91.67%) SSL
2 7 (58.33%) Kerberos
2 7 (58.33%) SSH
3 4 (33.33%) HTTPS
3 4 (33.33%) LDAP
4 2 (16.67%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (58.33%) DB2
2 1 (8.33%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (8.33%) RDBMS
2 1 (8.33%) Relational Database
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Artifactory
1 1 (8.33%) Git (software)
1 1 (8.33%) Jenkins
1 1 (8.33%) Maven
1 1 (8.33%) Sonatype Nexus
1 1 (8.33%) Subversion
1 1 (8.33%) TeamCity
General
1 9 (75.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (25.00%) Security Engineer
1 3 (25.00%) Tivoli Specialist
2 2 (16.67%) Assembler Programmer
2 2 (16.67%) Mainframe Programmer
2 2 (16.67%) Programmer
2 2 (16.67%) RACF Programmer
2 2 (16.67%) SAS Programmer
3 1 (8.33%) Automation Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Consultant
3 1 (8.33%) DevOps Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Identity Management Specialist
3 1 (8.33%) Tivoli Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (58.33%) ISPF
1 7 (58.33%) Middleware
2 3 (25.00%) J2EE
3 2 (16.67%) Tivoli Directory Integrator
Miscellaneous
1 7 (58.33%) Mainframe
1 7 (58.33%) PKI
2 2 (16.67%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 12 (100.00%) Unix
2 7 (58.33%) zOS
3 1 (8.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (75.00%) Information Security
2 7 (58.33%) Project Planning
2 7 (58.33%) Security Management
2 7 (58.33%) Time Management
3 6 (50.00%) People Management
4 2 (16.67%) Identity Access Management
5 1 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (8.33%) DevOps
5 1 (8.33%) ETL
5 1 (8.33%) Identity Management
5 1 (8.33%) Release Automation
5 1 (8.33%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 10 (83.33%) Shell Script
2 7 (58.33%) Assembly Language
2 7 (58.33%) CLIST
2 7 (58.33%) JCL
2 7 (58.33%) REXX
2 7 (58.33%) SQL
3 6 (50.00%) Perl
4 1 (8.33%) Bash Shell
4 1 (8.33%) Java
4 1 (8.33%) PowerShell
4 1 (8.33%) Python
System Software
1 7 (58.33%) Job Entry Subsystem
1 7 (58.33%) RACF
1 7 (58.33%) Time Sharing Option
2 4 (33.33%) Tivoli Directory Server
3 1 (8.33%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 7 (58.33%) zSecure
2 5 (41.67%) Tivoli
3 3 (25.00%) Tivoli Identity Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Ansible
4 1 (8.33%) Control-M
4 1 (8.33%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (8.33%) Puppet
4 1 (8.33%) Terraform
Vendors
1 11 (91.67%) IBM
2 7 (58.33%) Sybase
3 1 (8.33%) Informatica
3 1 (8.33%) Oracle