Period
to 18 November 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 18 November 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
18 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 473 537 512
Rank change year-on-year +64 -25 -96
Contract jobs citing CA 151 98 113
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.33% 0.21% 0.25%
As % of the Vendors category 0.83% 0.52% 0.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 104 69 55
London median daily rate £553 £450 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +22.78% -10.00% +6.84%
10th Percentile £292 £65 £222
90th Percentile £710 £650 £713
England median daily rate £456 £450 £460
% change year-on-year +1.27% -2.17% +2.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
London median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - £40.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year - -11.11% +91.49%

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 18,264 18,888 19,351
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 40.02% 40.58% 42.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 12,364 12,842 12,901
London median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +4.65%
10th Percentile £275 £263 £263
90th Percentile £675 £650 £625
England median daily rate £450 £445 £425
% change year-on-year +1.12% +4.71% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 313 298 282
London median hourly rate £19.00 £19.75 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.80% +9.72% -
10th Percentile £12.75 £12.00 £11.25
90th Percentile £47.02 £47.83 £50.00
England median hourly rate £17.50 £17.25 £16.50
% change year-on-year +1.45% +4.55% -5.71%

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 18 November 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 18 November 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 -8 20 £543 +27.65% 3
West London -12 18 £300 +328.57% 1
South London -6 7 £400 -38.46% 2
East London - 4 £350 -
CA
England

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 51 (33.77%) Java
2 48 (31.79%) Microsoft
3 47 (31.13%) Windows
3 47 (31.13%) Finance
4 43 (28.48%) CA Single Sign-On
5 41 (27.15%) Single Sign-On
6 39 (25.83%) SAML
6 39 (25.83%) BMC
7 35 (23.18%) Project Management
7 35 (23.18%) Agile Software Development
8 34 (22.52%) LDAP
8 34 (22.52%) Kerberos
9 33 (21.85%) PKI
10 29 (19.21%) DevOps
10 29 (19.21%) Identity Access Management
10 29 (19.21%) Problem-Solving
11 28 (18.54%) Python
12 27 (17.88%) ITIL
13 26 (17.22%) SQL
14 25 (16.56%) Unix
14 25 (16.56%) Banking
14 25 (16.56%) WCF
14 25 (16.56%) REST
15 24 (15.89%) Microsoft Excel
15 24 (15.89%) .NET
16 22 (14.57%) C#
16 22 (14.57%) SharePoint
17 21 (13.91%) Linux
17 21 (13.91%) Identity Management
18 20 (13.25%) SOA

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 22 (14.57%) SharePoint
2 15 (9.93%) IIS
3 14 (9.27%) Apache
4 12 (7.95%) Tomcat
5 11 (7.28%) nginx
6 9 (5.96%) SharePoint Server
7 5 (3.31%) SharePoint 2010
7 5 (3.31%) SharePoint 2013
7 5 (3.31%) WebSphere
8 2 (1.32%) CICS
8 2 (1.32%) Elasticsearch
8 2 (1.32%) GlassFish
8 2 (1.32%) JBoss
8 2 (1.32%) MS Project Server
9 1 (0.66%) GemFire
9 1 (0.66%) NetWeaver
9 1 (0.66%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 24 (15.89%) Microsoft Excel
2 15 (9.93%) Microsoft Project
3 14 (9.27%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 13 (8.61%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.66%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 7 (4.64%) CA PPM
2 5 (3.31%) Remedy ITSM
3 2 (1.32%) Primavera
4 1 (0.66%) Advent Portfolio Exchange
4 1 (0.66%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
4 1 (0.66%) SAP S/4HANA
4 1 (0.66%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 20 (13.25%) Amazon AWS
2 18 (11.92%) Apigee
3 12 (7.95%) Microsoft Azure
4 8 (5.30%) IaaS
4 8 (5.30%) PaaS
5 5 (3.31%) Office 365
6 2 (1.32%) AWS CloudFormation
6 2 (1.32%) Boomi
6 2 (1.32%) Sauce Labs
6 2 (1.32%) SuccessFactors
7 1 (0.66%) BlazeMeter
7 1 (0.66%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 34 (22.52%) Kerberos
2 18 (11.92%) SSL
3 7 (4.64%) SSH
4 5 (3.31%) DMZ
4 5 (3.31%) Firewall
4 5 (3.31%) TCP/IP
4 5 (3.31%) WAN
5 4 (2.65%) BGP
5 4 (2.65%) MPLS
6 2 (1.32%) SNMP
7 1 (0.66%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (0.66%) Cisco ISE
7 1 (0.66%) HTTP
7 1 (0.66%) LAN
7 1 (0.66%) S/MIME
7 1 (0.66%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (3.97%) Relational Database
2 5 (3.31%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 5 (3.31%) SQL Server
2 5 (3.31%) SQL Server 2012
2 5 (3.31%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 5 (3.31%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 5 (3.31%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (1.99%) DB2
4 2 (1.32%) Oracle Database
4 2 (1.32%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (1.32%) Oracle Database 12c
4 2 (1.32%) Oracle Exadata
5 1 (0.66%) Big Data
5 1 (0.66%) MariaDB
5 1 (0.66%) MySQL
5 1 (0.66%) NoSQL
5 1 (0.66%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 18 (11.92%) JIRA
2 15 (9.93%) Jenkins
3 9 (5.96%) Git (software)
3 9 (5.96%) TeamCity
4 8 (5.30%) Selenium
5 6 (3.97%) Cucumber
5 6 (3.97%) Maven
6 5 (3.31%) Introscope
7 4 (2.65%) Artifactory
7 4 (2.65%) Bitbucket
7 4 (2.65%) HP UFT
7 4 (2.65%) LoadRunner
7 4 (2.65%) Sonatype Nexus
8 3 (1.99%) IBM UrbanCode
8 3 (1.99%) SoapUI
8 3 (1.99%) Vagrant
9 2 (1.32%) Eclipse
9 2 (1.32%) JMeter
9 2 (1.32%) Team Foundation Server
9 2 (1.32%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 47 (31.13%) Finance
2 25 (16.56%) Banking
3 5 (3.31%) Investment Banking
4 4 (2.65%) French Language
5 3 (1.99%) Retail
5 3 (1.99%) Telecoms
6 2 (1.32%) Danish Language
6 2 (1.32%) German Language
6 2 (1.32%) Legal
6 2 (1.32%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.32%) Spanish Language
7 1 (0.66%) Electronics
7 1 (0.66%) Law
7 1 (0.66%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 30 (19.87%) Architect
2 17 (11.26%) Security Architect
3 14 (9.27%) Applications Architect
3 14 (9.27%) Support Engineer
4 12 (7.95%) Analyst
4 12 (7.95%) Developer
5 9 (5.96%) Coordinator
5 9 (5.96%) Project Coordinator
5 9 (5.96%) Technical Leader
6 8 (5.30%) Java Developer
6 8 (5.30%) Lead Architect
6 8 (5.30%) Lead Security Architect
6 8 (5.30%) Project Manager
7 7 (4.64%) E-Commerce Architect
7 7 (4.64%) IAM Specialist
7 7 (4.64%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
8 6 (3.97%) CyberArk Engineer
8 6 (3.97%) Identity Management Specialist
9 5 (3.31%) .NET Architect
9 5 (3.31%) AWS Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (25.83%) SAML
2 34 (22.52%) LDAP
3 25 (16.56%) REST
3 25 (16.56%) WCF
4 24 (15.89%) .NET
5 20 (13.25%) SailPoint
6 19 (12.58%) SOAP
7 15 (9.93%) Rendezvous
8 14 (9.27%) XML
9 13 (8.61%) COM+
9 13 (8.61%) DCOM
9 13 (8.61%) SPNEGO
10 12 (7.95%) Windows Identity Foundation
11 11 (7.28%) OAuth
12 8 (5.30%) Middleware
13 7 (4.64%) RESTful
13 7 (4.64%) Web Services
14 5 (3.31%) HTML
14 5 (3.31%) OpenID
15 4 (2.65%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 33 (21.85%) PKI
2 20 (13.25%) Data Centre
3 18 (11.92%) Analytical Skills
4 16 (10.60%) Public Cloud
5 9 (5.96%) Management Information System
6 7 (4.64%) Robotics
6 7 (4.64%) Self-Motivation
7 5 (3.31%) Smartcard
8 4 (2.65%) Private Cloud
8 4 (2.65%) Replication
8 4 (2.65%) Video on Demand
9 3 (1.99%) Fixed Income
9 3 (1.99%) Mainframe
10 2 (1.32%) EPoS
10 2 (1.32%) Equities
10 2 (1.32%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 2 (1.32%) Virtual Team
11 1 (0.66%) Computer Science
11 1 (0.66%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 47 (31.13%) Windows
2 25 (16.56%) Unix
3 21 (13.91%) Linux
4 5 (3.31%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (3.31%) Windows Server
5 3 (1.99%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (1.99%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (1.99%) zOS
6 2 (1.32%) OS/2
6 2 (1.32%) SUSE
7 1 (0.66%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (23.18%) Agile Software Development
1 35 (23.18%) Project Management
2 29 (19.21%) DevOps
2 29 (19.21%) Identity Access Management
2 29 (19.21%) Problem-Solving
3 27 (17.88%) ITIL
4 21 (13.91%) Identity Management
5 20 (13.25%) SOA
5 20 (13.25%) Source Code Analysis
6 15 (9.93%) Analytics
7 14 (9.27%) Collaborative Working
7 14 (9.27%) Migration
8 13 (8.61%) Programme Management
8 13 (8.61%) Scrum
8 13 (8.61%) Web SSO
9 12 (7.95%) Coaching
9 12 (7.95%) Information Security
9 12 (7.95%) Quality Management
10 11 (7.28%) Privileged Access Management
10 11 (7.28%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 51 (33.77%) Java
2 28 (18.54%) Python
3 26 (17.22%) SQL
4 22 (14.57%) C#
5 20 (13.25%) C++
6 9 (5.96%) PowerShell
7 6 (3.97%) JavaScript
8 5 (3.31%) Perl
8 5 (3.31%) Shell Script
9 3 (1.99%) PHP
9 3 (1.99%) REXX
9 3 (1.99%) VB
10 2 (1.32%) ABAP
10 2 (1.32%) Bash Shell
10 2 (1.32%) Groovy
10 2 (1.32%) VBA
11 1 (0.66%) C
11 1 (0.66%) Java 8
11 1 (0.66%) Korn
Qualifications
1 19 (12.58%) Security Cleared
2 15 (9.93%) Degree
3 13 (8.61%) SC Cleared
4 8 (5.30%) CCNA
4 8 (5.30%) Cisco Certification
5 6 (3.97%) CISM
5 6 (3.97%) CISSP
6 5 (3.31%) CCSA
7 4 (2.65%) AWS Certification
7 4 (2.65%) ITIL Certification
8 3 (1.99%) MCSD
8 3 (1.99%) MCSE
8 3 (1.99%) MCTS
8 3 (1.99%) Microsoft Certification
8 3 (1.99%) PMI Certification
8 3 (1.99%) PMP
8 3 (1.99%) TOGAF Certification
9 2 (1.32%) SAFe Agilist
10 1 (0.66%) CFA
10 1 (0.66%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (7.95%) PMO
2 8 (5.30%) QA
3 2 (1.32%) Data Quality
3 2 (1.32%) PMBOK
4 1 (0.66%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.66%) ISO/IEC 27005
4 1 (0.66%) NIST 800
4 1 (0.66%) PSD2
4 1 (0.66%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (10.60%) Active Directory
2 10 (6.62%) VMware ESXi
3 8 (5.30%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (4.64%) Docker
5 3 (1.99%) RACF
5 3 (1.99%) vSphere
5 3 (1.99%) XenApp
5 3 (1.99%) XenDesktop
6 2 (1.32%) Oracle RAC
7 1 (0.66%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 1 (0.66%) OpenAM
Systems Management
1 43 (28.48%) CA Single Sign-On
2 41 (27.15%) Single Sign-On
3 20 (13.25%) HP Fortify
4 8 (5.30%) Ansible
5 7 (4.64%) Puppet
6 6 (3.97%) CA Service Virtualization
7 5 (3.31%) CA Spectrum
7 5 (3.31%) ServiceCenter
7 5 (3.31%) Tivoli Identity Manager
8 4 (2.65%) Control-M
9 3 (1.99%) HP SIM
9 3 (1.99%) OMEGAMON
9 3 (1.99%) Opscode Chef
10 2 (1.32%) CA Wily
10 2 (1.32%) HP ALM
10 2 (1.32%) Tivoli
11 1 (0.66%) Automic
11 1 (0.66%) CASB
11 1 (0.66%) Dollar Universe
11 1 (0.66%) OpenView
Vendors
1 48 (31.79%) Microsoft
2 39 (25.83%) BMC
3 20 (13.25%) ForgeRock
4 19 (12.58%) Axway
5 18 (11.92%) ServiceNow
5 18 (11.92%) TIBCO
6 16 (10.60%) IBM
7 13 (8.61%) Oracle
8 12 (7.95%) Cisco
9 10 (6.62%) Splunk
9 10 (6.62%) VMware
10 8 (5.30%) Citrix
10 8 (5.30%) CyberArk
11 7 (4.64%) Remedy
12 6 (3.97%) HP
13 5 (3.31%) AppDynamics
13 5 (3.31%) Apple
13 5 (3.31%) Peregrine
13 5 (3.31%) Red Hat
13 5 (3.31%) SAP