Period
to 20 May 2018

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 20 May 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 Technologies.

CA
England > London
6 months to
20 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 520 493 492
Rank change year-on-year -27 -1 -63
Contract jobs citing CA 107 90 103
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.23% 0.23% 0.24%
As % of the Vendors category 0.59% 0.54% 0.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 67 56 68
London median daily rate £525 £539 £485
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.55% +11.08% +1.04%
10th Percentile £363 £300 £350
90th Percentile £650 £725 £661
England median daily rate £475 £457 £425
% change year-on-year +4.05% +7.41% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
London median hourly rate £85.00 £23.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +269.57% - -
England median hourly rate £40.00 £26.50 £38.75
% change year-on-year +50.94% -31.61% +29.17%

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 18,105 16,815 17,835
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 39.64% 42.39% 41.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 12,276 11,289 11,935
London median daily rate £488 £465 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.84% +3.33% +5.88%
10th Percentile £263 £285 £261
90th Percentile £650 £638 £625
England median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 331 220 272
London median hourly rate £22.00 £20.25 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +8.64% +6.58% +1.60%
10th Percentile £12.00 £11.85 £11.25
90th Percentile £55.00 £50.00 £46.88
England median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year - -2.78% +2.86%

CA
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for CA in London

CA
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for CA in London

CA
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing CA in London over the 6 months to 20 May 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for CA in London

CA
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor 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 20 May 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
Central London -41 13 £516 +18.00% 6
South London -44 11 £425 -30.75%
West London -31 9 £310 - 2
East London -18 1 - -
CA
England

For the 6 months to 20 May 2018, 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 26 (24.30%) Linux
2 23 (21.50%) Finance
3 22 (20.56%) Unix
4 20 (18.69%) Microsoft
4 20 (18.69%) Single Sign-On
5 19 (17.76%) CA Single Sign-On
6 18 (16.82%) Java
6 18 (16.82%) Oracle
7 17 (15.89%) BMC
7 17 (15.89%) Project Management
8 16 (14.95%) TIBCO
8 16 (14.95%) SOA
9 15 (14.02%) SAML
10 14 (13.08%) Agile Software Development
11 13 (12.15%) OWASP
11 13 (12.15%) Windows
11 13 (12.15%) Python
11 13 (12.15%) API Design
12 12 (11.21%) DevOps
12 12 (11.21%) Web Services
12 12 (11.21%) XML
12 12 (11.21%) IBM
12 12 (11.21%) CISSP
12 12 (11.21%) Firewall
12 12 (11.21%) Banking
13 11 (10.28%) Scrum
13 11 (10.28%) Spring
13 11 (10.28%) Java EE
13 11 (10.28%) Active Directory
13 11 (10.28%) SSL

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 8 (7.48%) Apache
2 6 (5.61%) IIS
2 6 (5.61%) MS Project Server
3 5 (4.67%) Tomcat
4 4 (3.74%) nginx
5 3 (2.80%) WebSphere
6 2 (1.87%) Mule
6 2 (1.87%) Mule ESB
7 1 (0.93%) OpenStack
7 1 (0.93%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 1 (0.93%) Oracle Workflow
7 1 (0.93%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 10 (9.35%) Microsoft Project
2 6 (5.61%) Microsoft Office
3 4 (3.74%) Microsoft Excel
3 4 (3.74%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 4 (3.74%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (5.61%) CA PPM
1 6 (5.61%) Primavera
2 4 (3.74%) Remedy ITSM
3 2 (1.87%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.93%) Advent Portfolio Exchange
Cloud Services
1 6 (5.61%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (5.61%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (2.80%) Azure Active Directory
2 3 (2.80%) Google Cloud Platform
2 3 (2.80%) Office 365
3 1 (0.93%) BlazeMeter
3 1 (0.93%) OpenShift
3 1 (0.93%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (11.21%) Firewall
2 11 (10.28%) SSL
3 6 (5.61%) Internet
3 6 (5.61%) TCP/IP
4 5 (4.67%) Kerberos
4 5 (4.67%) WAN
5 4 (3.74%) BGP
5 4 (3.74%) MPLS
5 4 (3.74%) SMS
6 3 (2.80%) DNS
6 3 (2.80%) Multicast
7 2 (1.87%) Cisco ISE
7 2 (1.87%) DHCP
7 2 (1.87%) SSH
8 1 (0.93%) Cisco ASA
8 1 (0.93%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
8 1 (0.93%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 1 (0.93%) LAN
8 1 (0.93%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (5.61%) Relational Database
2 3 (2.80%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (2.80%) Hadoop
2 3 (2.80%) IBM InfoSphere
3 1 (0.93%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (0.93%) Couchbase
3 1 (0.93%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 5 (4.67%) Jenkins
1 5 (4.67%) SoapUI
2 4 (3.74%) Git (software)
2 4 (3.74%) JIRA
2 4 (3.74%) Maven
3 3 (2.80%) ERwin
4 2 (1.87%) Selenium
5 1 (0.93%) Appium
5 1 (0.93%) CA Release Automation
5 1 (0.93%) Cucumber
5 1 (0.93%) GitLab
5 1 (0.93%) JMeter
5 1 (0.93%) JUnit
5 1 (0.93%) Sonatype Nexus
5 1 (0.93%) TeamCity
5 1 (0.93%) Vagrant
General
1 23 (21.50%) Finance
2 12 (11.21%) Banking
3 3 (2.80%) Retail
4 2 (1.87%) Investment Banking
4 2 (1.87%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.93%) General Ledger
5 1 (0.93%) Legal
Job Titles
1 19 (17.76%) Architect
2 12 (11.21%) Analyst
3 11 (10.28%) Developer
3 11 (10.28%) Java Developer
3 11 (10.28%) Lead Developer
3 11 (10.28%) Lead Java Developer
4 9 (8.41%) Consultant
5 8 (7.48%) Support Engineer
6 7 (6.54%) Support Analyst
7 6 (5.61%) Security Engineer
8 5 (4.67%) Test Manager
9 4 (3.74%) Business Analyst
9 4 (3.74%) Cisco Engineer
9 4 (3.74%) Junior
9 4 (3.74%) Junior Technical Architect
9 4 (3.74%) Security Analyst
9 4 (3.74%) Senior Cisco Engineer
9 4 (3.74%) Solutions Architect
9 4 (3.74%) Technical Architect
9 4 (3.74%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (14.02%) SAML
2 12 (11.21%) Web Services
2 12 (11.21%) XML
3 11 (10.28%) Java EE
3 11 (10.28%) JMS
3 11 (10.28%) SOAP
3 11 (10.28%) Spring
4 9 (8.41%) Middleware
4 9 (8.41%) SailPoint
5 8 (7.48%) REST
6 7 (6.54%) LDAP
7 6 (5.61%) WCF
7 6 (5.61%) Windows Identity Foundation
8 5 (4.67%) Rendezvous
8 5 (4.67%) WebSphere MQ
8 5 (4.67%) XSD
9 4 (3.74%) SPNEGO
10 3 (2.80%) FIX Protocol
10 3 (2.80%) IBM Integration Bus
10 3 (2.80%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (9.35%) PKI
2 7 (6.54%) Video on Demand
3 6 (5.61%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (5.61%) Management Information System
4 5 (4.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 5 (4.67%) Self-Motivation
5 4 (3.74%) Enterprise Software
5 4 (3.74%) EPoS
6 3 (2.80%) Digital Media
7 2 (1.87%) Computer Science
7 2 (1.87%) Mobile App
7 2 (1.87%) Tandem
8 1 (0.93%) Derivative
8 1 (0.93%) Public Cloud
8 1 (0.93%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 26 (24.30%) Linux
2 22 (20.56%) Unix
3 13 (12.15%) Windows
4 4 (3.74%) Android
5 3 (2.80%) Solaris
6 2 (1.87%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.93%) CentOS
7 1 (0.93%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (15.89%) Project Management
2 16 (14.95%) SOA
3 14 (13.08%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (12.15%) API Design
4 13 (12.15%) OWASP
5 12 (11.21%) DevOps
6 11 (10.28%) API Development
6 11 (10.28%) Cryptocurrency
6 11 (10.28%) Identity Access Management
6 11 (10.28%) Scrum
7 10 (9.35%) Incident Management
7 10 (9.35%) ITIL
8 9 (8.41%) Information Security
8 9 (8.41%) Risk Management
9 8 (7.48%) Identity Management
10 7 (6.54%) API Integration
10 7 (6.54%) Data Management
10 7 (6.54%) DRM
10 7 (6.54%) Operational Acceptance Testing
10 7 (6.54%) Scaled Agile Framework
Programming Languages
1 18 (16.82%) Java
2 13 (12.15%) Python
3 10 (9.35%) SQL
4 9 (8.41%) Shell Script
5 6 (5.61%) PowerShell
6 5 (4.67%) XPath
7 4 (3.74%) Perl
8 2 (1.87%) JavaScript
9 1 (0.93%) Bash Shell
9 1 (0.93%) C
9 1 (0.93%) C#
Qualifications
1 12 (11.21%) CISSP
2 8 (7.48%) Security Cleared
3 7 (6.54%) CISM
3 7 (6.54%) SC Cleared
4 6 (5.61%) SAFe Agilist
5 5 (4.67%) CISA
6 4 (3.74%) CRISC
6 4 (3.74%) Degree
6 4 (3.74%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 2 (1.87%) AWS Certification
7 2 (1.87%) CCNA
7 2 (1.87%) CCSA
7 2 (1.87%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (0.93%) DV Cleared
8 1 (0.93%) Master's Degree
8 1 (0.93%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (5.61%) PMBOK
2 5 (4.67%) GDPR
3 3 (2.80%) GCP
4 2 (1.87%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.93%) ISO/IEC 27005
5 1 (0.93%) NIST 800
5 1 (0.93%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.93%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (10.28%) Active Directory
2 3 (2.80%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.87%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (0.93%) Docker
4 1 (0.93%) OpenAM
4 1 (0.93%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 20 (18.69%) Single Sign-On
2 19 (17.76%) CA Single Sign-On
3 9 (8.41%) CA Spectrum
4 7 (6.54%) CA Service Virtualization
4 7 (6.54%) PingFederate
4 7 (6.54%) SCCM
5 6 (5.61%) BladeLogic
5 6 (5.61%) CASB
5 6 (5.61%) SCOM
6 5 (4.67%) Control-M
7 3 (2.80%) Microsoft Intune
7 3 (2.80%) Puppet
7 3 (2.80%) ServiceCenter
8 2 (1.87%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
8 2 (1.87%) Tivoli Identity Manager
9 1 (0.93%) Automic
9 1 (0.93%) EnCase
9 1 (0.93%) FTK
9 1 (0.93%) Grafana
9 1 (0.93%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 20 (18.69%) Microsoft
2 18 (16.82%) Oracle
3 17 (15.89%) BMC
4 16 (14.95%) TIBCO
5 12 (11.21%) IBM
6 11 (10.28%) ServiceNow
7 10 (9.35%) Cisco
8 9 (8.41%) ForgeRock
8 9 (8.41%) Remedy
9 7 (6.54%) Axway
9 7 (6.54%) Ping Identity
10 6 (5.61%) HP
11 5 (4.67%) Splunk
12 4 (3.74%) VMware
13 3 (2.80%) Apple
13 3 (2.80%) CheckPoint
13 3 (2.80%) CyberArk
13 3 (2.80%) Google
13 3 (2.80%) Okta
13 3 (2.80%) Peregrine