Period
to

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in London 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 3 July 2022 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
England > London
6 months to
3 Jul 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 487 415 371
Rank change year-on-year -72 -44 +149
Contract jobs citing CA 105 87 35
As % of all contract jobs advertised in London 0.27% 0.31% 0.20%
As % of the Vendors category 0.69% 0.81% 0.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 72 59 23
10th Percentile £477 £405 £401
25th Percentile £550 £458 £450
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £650 £509 £468
Median % change year-on-year +27.83% +8.77% -18.70%
75th Percentile £713 £656 £538
90th Percentile £750 £701 £568
England median daily rate £613 £500 £475
% change year-on-year +22.50% +5.26% -5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
10th Percentile - - -
25th Percentile £62.50 - -
Median hourly rate £65.00 £68.36 -
Median % change year-on-year -4.92% - -
75th Percentile £67.50 - -
90th Percentile - - -
England median hourly rate £65.00 £66.00 £50.00
% change year-on-year -1.52% +32.00% +29.87%

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 London.

All Vendors
London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 15,231 10,732 6,792
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 38.46% 38.76% 38.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 10,933 7,209 4,664
10th Percentile £358 £340 £288
25th Percentile £463 £425 £400
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £551 £525 £500
Median % change year-on-year +4.86% +5.00% -
75th Percentile £685 £638 £607
90th Percentile £775 £713 £713
England median daily rate £525 £500 £475
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 146 106 81
10th Percentile £16.13 £13.38 £12.63
25th Percentile £23.91 £16.25 £18.70
Median hourly rate £35.00 £24.68 £26.50
Median % change year-on-year +41.84% -6.89% +26.19%
75th Percentile £49.25 £44.94 £43.70
90th Percentile £70.00 £65.00 £48.75
England median hourly rate £21.50 £19.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year +10.26% +2.63% +2.70%

CA
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings citing CA as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for CA in London

CA
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing CA in London.

Daily rate trend for CA in London

CA
Daily Rate Histogram in London

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing CA in London over the 6 months to 3 July 2022.

Daily rate histogram for CA in London

CA
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing CA in London.

Hourly rate trend for CA in London

CA
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CA within the London region over the 6 months to 3 July 2022. 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
Jobs
Central London -18 7 £453 -11.01% 2
East London -14 2 £483 -3.50%
CA
England

For the 6 months to 3 July 2022, IT contractor jobs citing CA 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 London region with a requirement for CA.

1 35 (33.33%) Linux
2 31 (29.52%) VMware
3 30 (28.57%) Microsoft
4 29 (27.62%) SSL
4 29 (27.62%) OAuth
5 28 (26.67%) Docker
6 27 (25.71%) Kubernetes
6 27 (25.71%) PaaS
7 26 (24.76%) vCloud
7 26 (24.76%) OpenStack
7 26 (24.76%) Cybersecurity
7 26 (24.76%) Key Management
7 26 (24.76%) CI/CD
8 25 (23.81%) IBM
9 24 (22.86%) Telecoms
9 24 (22.86%) Banking
9 24 (22.86%) PKI
10 22 (20.95%) Social Skills
11 21 (20.00%) Single Sign-On
11 21 (20.00%) Games
11 21 (20.00%) Unix
12 20 (19.05%) Agile
12 20 (19.05%) DevOps
13 19 (18.10%) OAuth2
13 19 (18.10%) Identity Access Management
13 19 (18.10%) Application Security
13 19 (18.10%) Java
14 18 (17.14%) Migration
14 18 (17.14%) IaaS
14 18 (17.14%) Ansible

CA
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 26 (24.76%) OpenStack
2 13 (12.38%) nginx
3 8 (7.62%) SAS
4 6 (5.71%) IIS
5 4 (3.81%) Cloud Foundry
6 3 (2.86%) Apache
6 3 (2.86%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.95%) CICS
7 1 (0.95%) Confluence
7 1 (0.95%) SharePoint
7 1 (0.95%) Skype for Business
7 1 (0.95%) WebLogic
Applications
1 6 (5.71%) Microsoft Excel
1 6 (5.71%) Microsoft Office
1 6 (5.71%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 6 (5.71%) Microsoft Project
2 3 (2.86%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (3.81%) CA PPM
2 1 (0.95%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (0.95%) Oracle Cash Management
2 1 (0.95%) Oracle FAH
2 1 (0.95%) Oracle General Ledger
2 1 (0.95%) Oracle Payables
2 1 (0.95%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
2 1 (0.95%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 27 (25.71%) PaaS
2 18 (17.14%) IaaS
3 17 (16.19%) SaaS
4 15 (14.29%) AWS
5 14 (13.33%) Azure
6 8 (7.62%) Azure Active Directory
7 6 (5.71%) Microsoft 365
8 5 (4.76%) GCP
9 4 (3.81%) Mimecast
10 3 (2.86%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 3 (2.86%) Amazon ECS
10 3 (2.86%) Amazon EKS
10 3 (2.86%) Amazon ELB
10 3 (2.86%) Apigee
10 3 (2.86%) AWS CloudFormation
10 3 (2.86%) AWS Lambda
10 3 (2.86%) Datadog
10 3 (2.86%) Route 53
10 3 (2.86%) Serverless
10 3 (2.86%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 29 (27.62%) SSL
2 17 (16.19%) DNS
2 17 (16.19%) VPN
3 16 (15.24%) Firewall
3 16 (15.24%) IKE
3 16 (15.24%) IPsec
4 7 (6.67%) Network Security
5 4 (3.81%) TCP/IP
6 3 (2.86%) DHCP
6 3 (2.86%) Kerberos
6 3 (2.86%) LAN
6 3 (2.86%) WAN
7 2 (1.90%) BIG-IP
7 2 (1.90%) NAS
7 2 (1.90%) SAN
8 1 (0.95%) 4G
8 1 (0.95%) FTP
8 1 (0.95%) LTE
8 1 (0.95%) SNA
8 1 (0.95%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (11.43%) PostgreSQL
2 10 (9.52%) Couchbase
2 10 (9.52%) Hadoop
2 10 (9.52%) MongoDB
2 10 (9.52%) MySQL
3 2 (1.90%) Amazon Aurora
3 2 (1.90%) Amazon RDS
3 2 (1.90%) DB2
3 2 (1.90%) Oracle Database
3 2 (1.90%) SQL Server
4 1 (0.95%) Power BI
4 1 (0.95%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 13 (12.38%) Jenkins
1 13 (12.38%) Sonatype Nexus
2 9 (8.57%) Android Studio
2 9 (8.57%) Git (software)
2 9 (8.57%) Gradle
2 9 (8.57%) JUnit
2 9 (8.57%) SonarQube
3 5 (4.76%) JIRA
4 3 (2.86%) Artifactory
4 3 (2.86%) GitLab
4 3 (2.86%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (2.86%) TeamCity
5 2 (1.90%) CA Gen
6 1 (0.95%) Introscope
General
1 24 (22.86%) Banking
1 24 (22.86%) Telecoms
2 22 (20.95%) Social Skills
3 21 (20.00%) Games
4 17 (16.19%) Investment Banking
5 16 (15.24%) Finance
6 8 (7.62%) Analytical Skills
7 5 (4.76%) Automotive
8 3 (2.86%) Presentation Skills
9 1 (0.95%) Billing
9 1 (0.95%) Front Office
9 1 (0.95%) General Ledger
9 1 (0.95%) Inclusion and Diversity
9 1 (0.95%) International Banking
9 1 (0.95%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.95%) Public Sector
9 1 (0.95%) Retail
9 1 (0.95%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 23 (21.90%) Security Engineer
2 21 (20.00%) VMware Engineer
3 12 (11.43%) Design Engineer
4 11 (10.48%) Architect
4 11 (10.48%) Kubernetes Engineer
4 11 (10.48%) Telecoms Engineer
4 11 (10.48%) Unix Engineer
4 11 (10.48%) Unix Security Engineer
5 10 (9.52%) Developer
5 10 (9.52%) Programmer
5 10 (9.52%) Systems Programmer
6 9 (8.57%) Security Architect
7 8 (7.62%) Android Developer
7 8 (7.62%) Solutions Architect
7 8 (7.62%) z/OS Systems Programmer
8 7 (6.67%) Project Manager
9 6 (5.71%) Security Solutions Architect
9 6 (5.71%) Virtualisation Engineer
10 5 (4.76%) Mainframe Programmer
10 5 (4.76%) Mainframe Systems Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (27.62%) OAuth
2 19 (18.10%) OAuth2
3 17 (16.19%) LDAP
4 10 (9.52%) gRPC
4 10 (9.52%) JWT
4 10 (9.52%) Kafka
4 10 (9.52%) RabbitMQ
5 9 (8.57%) Android Jetpack
5 9 (8.57%) Android SDK
5 9 (8.57%) Dagger
5 9 (8.57%) ISPF
5 9 (8.57%) JSON
5 9 (8.57%) Reactive Extensions
5 9 (8.57%) RxJava
6 8 (7.62%) Web Services
7 6 (5.71%) RESTful
7 6 (5.71%) XML
8 5 (4.76%) .NET
9 4 (3.81%) Middleware
9 4 (3.81%) SailPoint
Miscellaneous
1 24 (22.86%) PKI
2 16 (15.24%) Private Cloud
3 11 (10.48%) Hybrid Cloud
3 11 (10.48%) Mainframe
4 6 (5.71%) Mobile App
4 6 (5.71%) Public Cloud
5 3 (2.86%) Clustering
5 3 (2.86%) Robotics
5 3 (2.86%) Self-Motivation
5 3 (2.86%) SWIFT
6 2 (1.90%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.95%) Cyberthreat
7 1 (0.95%) EMC VMAX
7 1 (0.95%) Enterprise Storage
7 1 (0.95%) IBM Mainframe
7 1 (0.95%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.95%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 35 (33.33%) Linux
2 21 (20.00%) Unix
3 16 (15.24%) Windows
4 11 (10.48%) zOS
5 10 (9.52%) Debian
6 9 (8.57%) Android
7 5 (4.76%) Windows Server
8 3 (2.86%) AIX
9 2 (1.90%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (24.76%) CI/CD
1 26 (24.76%) Cybersecurity
1 26 (24.76%) Key Management
2 20 (19.05%) Agile
2 20 (19.05%) DevOps
3 19 (18.10%) Application Security
3 19 (18.10%) Identity Access Management
4 18 (17.14%) Migration
5 17 (16.19%) Web SSO
5 17 (16.19%) Zero Trust
6 16 (15.24%) Data Loss Prevention
6 16 (15.24%) Password Management
6 16 (15.24%) Vulnerability Management
7 14 (13.33%) SDLC
8 13 (12.38%) Data Protection
8 13 (12.38%) Quality Management
8 13 (12.38%) Test Automation
9 10 (9.52%) Project Management
9 10 (9.52%) Risk Management
9 10 (9.52%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 19 (18.10%) Java
2 15 (14.29%) SQL
3 11 (10.48%) REXX
4 10 (9.52%) Assembly Language
4 10 (9.52%) PowerShell
5 9 (8.57%) CLIST
5 9 (8.57%) JavaScript
5 9 (8.57%) Kotlin
5 9 (8.57%) Python
6 8 (7.62%) JCL
7 4 (3.81%) Bash
8 3 (2.86%) Groovy
8 3 (2.86%) Ruby
8 3 (2.86%) VBScript
9 2 (1.90%) C++
9 2 (1.90%) Perl
9 2 (1.90%) PL/SQL
10 1 (0.95%) C#
10 1 (0.95%) PHP
Qualifications
1 6 (5.71%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (3.81%) CCIE
2 4 (3.81%) CCIE Security
3 3 (2.86%) Degree
3 3 (2.86%) SC Cleared
3 3 (2.86%) Security Cleared
4 2 (1.90%) ACCA
4 2 (1.90%) CCNA
4 2 (1.90%) CIMA
5 1 (0.95%) CISA
5 1 (0.95%) CISM
5 1 (0.95%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.95%) COBIT
1 1 (0.95%) GAAP
1 1 (0.95%) IFRS
1 1 (0.95%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 28 (26.67%) Docker
2 26 (24.76%) vCloud
3 16 (15.24%) VMware Workstation
4 9 (8.57%) Time Sharing Option
4 9 (8.57%) VMware Infrastructure
5 8 (7.62%) Active Directory
6 3 (2.86%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
7 2 (1.90%) RACF
8 1 (0.95%) ACF2
8 1 (0.95%) SRDF
8 1 (0.95%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 27 (25.71%) Kubernetes
2 21 (20.00%) Single Sign-On
3 18 (17.14%) Ansible
4 17 (16.19%) CA Single Sign-On
5 14 (13.33%) Terraform
6 10 (9.52%) Consul
6 10 (9.52%) Fluentd
6 10 (9.52%) Grafana
6 10 (9.52%) HAProxy
6 10 (9.52%) Prometheus
6 10 (9.52%) ZABBIX
7 8 (7.62%) OMEGAMON
8 6 (5.71%) CA Service Virtualization
9 4 (3.81%) Tivoli
10 3 (2.86%) Microsoft Clustering
10 3 (2.86%) Opscode Chef
10 3 (2.86%) SCOM
11 2 (1.90%) Active Directory Federation Services
11 2 (1.90%) CA Spectrum
11 2 (1.90%) logstash
Vendors
1 31 (29.52%) VMware
2 30 (28.57%) Microsoft
3 25 (23.81%) IBM
4 13 (12.38%) Sonatype
5 11 (10.48%) Oracle
6 10 (9.52%) CA Agile Central
6 10 (9.52%) CyberArk
6 10 (9.52%) Red Hat
7 7 (6.67%) ServiceNow
8 6 (5.71%) Parasoft
9 4 (3.81%) BMC
9 4 (3.81%) Splunk
10 3 (2.86%) Centrify
10 3 (2.86%) Dynatrace
10 3 (2.86%) EMC
10 3 (2.86%) HP
10 3 (2.86%) McAfee
10 3 (2.86%) Temenos
11 2 (1.90%) Cisco
11 2 (1.90%) F5