Period
to 23 November 2017

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 23 November 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
England > London
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 538 506 431
Rank change year-on-year -32 -75 +20
Contract jobs citing CA 97 113 200
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.21% 0.25% 0.43%
As % of the Vendors category 0.51% 0.58% 1.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 68 55 127
London median daily rate £459 £500 £461
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -8.25% +8.46% +9.11%
10th Percentile £65 £222 £312
90th Percentile £650 £713 £725
England median daily rate £483 £460 £450
% change year-on-year +4.89% +2.22% +12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
London median hourly rate - - £26.00
England median hourly rate £40.00 £45.00 £23.50
% change year-on-year -11.11% +91.49% +2.17%

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 19079 19373 19491
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 40.50% 42.87% 41.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 12973 12890 12917
London median daily rate £475 £450 £430
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +4.65% +1.18%
10th Percentile £263 £263 £250
90th Percentile £650 £625 £625
England median daily rate £448 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.29% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 299 287 391
London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.11% - +2.86%
10th Percentile £12.00 £11.25 £11.17
90th Percentile £47.83 £50.00 £45.00
England median hourly rate £17.38 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year +2.21% -2.86% +6.06%

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 23 November 2017.

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 23 November 2017. 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
West London +22 26 £70 - 1
Central London -4 7 £525 +14.13% 3
South London -32 3 £650 +26.21% 2
CA
England

For the 6 months to 23 November 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 London region with a requirement for CA.

1 34 (35.05%) ITIL
2 30 (30.93%) Windows
3 26 (26.80%) BMC
4 24 (24.74%) CA Single Sign-On
4 24 (24.74%) Remedy
5 23 (23.71%) Peregrine
5 23 (23.71%) ITSM
5 23 (23.71%) Retail
5 23 (23.71%) Remedy ITSM
5 23 (23.71%) ServiceCenter
5 23 (23.71%) ITIL V3
6 22 (22.68%) SAML
7 21 (21.65%) Banking
8 20 (20.62%) Knowledge Management
8 20 (20.62%) Apple
8 20 (20.62%) Microsoft
8 20 (20.62%) Chat Support
9 19 (19.59%) Finance
10 16 (16.49%) Firewall
10 16 (16.49%) Cisco
11 14 (14.43%) SSL
11 14 (14.43%) PKI
12 13 (13.40%) Project Management
12 13 (13.40%) Apache
13 12 (12.37%) Kerberos
13 12 (12.37%) SQL
14 11 (11.34%) Internet
14 11 (11.34%) Multi-Factor Authentication
15 10 (10.31%) Oracle
15 10 (10.31%) Change Management

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 13 (13.40%) Apache
2 7 (7.22%) IIS
3 5 (5.15%) nginx
3 5 (5.15%) Tomcat
4 4 (4.12%) Skype for Business
5 3 (3.09%) CMS
5 3 (3.09%) MS Project Server
6 2 (2.06%) Cloud Foundry
6 2 (2.06%) SharePoint
7 1 (1.03%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (1.03%) CICS
7 1 (1.03%) Confluence
7 1 (1.03%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (1.03%) IBM HTTP Server
7 1 (1.03%) JBoss
7 1 (1.03%) MS Exchange
7 1 (1.03%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 1 (1.03%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 1 (1.03%) WebLogic
7 1 (1.03%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 8 (8.25%) Microsoft Project
2 7 (7.22%) Microsoft Excel
2 7 (7.22%) Microsoft Office
2 7 (7.22%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 4 (4.12%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 23 (23.71%) Remedy ITSM
2 6 (6.19%) CA PPM
3 3 (3.09%) Primavera
4 1 (1.03%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.06%) IaaS
1 2 (2.06%) Office 365
1 2 (2.06%) SaaS
2 1 (1.03%) BlazeMeter
2 1 (1.03%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.03%) Sauce Labs
Communications & Networking
1 16 (16.49%) Firewall
2 14 (14.43%) SSL
3 12 (12.37%) Kerberos
4 11 (11.34%) Internet
5 9 (9.28%) LDAP
6 6 (6.19%) LAN
6 6 (6.19%) WAN
7 5 (5.15%) Cisco ASA
7 5 (5.15%) NetScaler
8 4 (4.12%) BGP
8 4 (4.12%) Cisco ISE
8 4 (4.12%) Cisco Nexus
8 4 (4.12%) OSPF
8 4 (4.12%) Skype
9 3 (3.09%) DMZ
9 3 (3.09%) TCP/IP
9 3 (3.09%) VoIP
10 2 (2.06%) RIP
10 2 (2.06%) SNMP
10 2 (2.06%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (4.12%) NoSQL
2 3 (3.09%) Big Data
2 3 (3.09%) BusinessObjects
2 3 (3.09%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (3.09%) DataStage
2 3 (3.09%) DB2
2 3 (3.09%) Hadoop
2 3 (3.09%) MongoDB
2 3 (3.09%) QlikView
2 3 (3.09%) Relational Database
2 3 (3.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (2.06%) Couchbase
3 2 (2.06%) CouchDB
3 2 (2.06%) MarkLogic
4 1 (1.03%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (1.03%) IDMS
4 1 (1.03%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.03%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (1.03%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (1.03%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (7.22%) JIRA
2 3 (3.09%) ERwin
2 3 (3.09%) Visual Studio
3 2 (2.06%) CruiseControl
3 2 (2.06%) Gradle
3 2 (2.06%) Maven
3 2 (2.06%) TeamCity
4 1 (1.03%) Appium
4 1 (1.03%) Cucumber
4 1 (1.03%) IBM UrbanCode
4 1 (1.03%) IntelliJ
4 1 (1.03%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.03%) JMeter
4 1 (1.03%) jMock
4 1 (1.03%) JUnit
4 1 (1.03%) LoadRunner
4 1 (1.03%) Mockito
4 1 (1.03%) Selenium
4 1 (1.03%) TestComplete
4 1 (1.03%) Wise Package Studio
General
1 23 (23.71%) Retail
2 21 (21.65%) Banking
3 19 (19.59%) Finance
4 9 (9.28%) Investment Banking
5 5 (5.15%) French Language
6 3 (3.09%) Legal
7 2 (2.06%) Telecoms
8 1 (1.03%) International Banking
8 1 (1.03%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 20 (20.62%) Service Desk Engineer
2 13 (13.40%) Analyst
3 9 (9.28%) Consultant
4 8 (8.25%) Architect
5 7 (7.22%) Developer
6 6 (6.19%) Network Engineer
6 6 (6.19%) Security Analyst
7 5 (5.15%) Application Security Analyst
7 5 (5.15%) Business Analyst
8 4 (4.12%) Banking Analyst
8 4 (4.12%) Solutions Architect
8 4 (4.12%) Support Engineer
9 3 (3.09%) Applications Support
9 3 (3.09%) Broadcast Engineer
9 3 (3.09%) Data Architect
9 3 (3.09%) Information Security Officer
9 3 (3.09%) Project Manager
9 3 (3.09%) Security Consultant
9 3 (3.09%) Security Engineer
9 3 (3.09%) Security Officer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (22.68%) SAML
2 8 (8.25%) XML
3 6 (6.19%) .NET
3 6 (6.19%) SailPoint
3 6 (6.19%) SPNEGO
3 6 (6.19%) WCF
3 6 (6.19%) Windows Identity Foundation
4 3 (3.09%) Middleware
4 3 (3.09%) Spring
5 2 (2.06%) ActiveMQ
5 2 (2.06%) Akka
5 2 (2.06%) Apache Camel
5 2 (2.06%) J2EE
5 2 (2.06%) JPA
5 2 (2.06%) Play Framework
5 2 (2.06%) React
5 2 (2.06%) RESTful
5 2 (2.06%) SOAP
5 2 (2.06%) Spring Cloud
5 2 (2.06%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 14 (14.43%) PKI
2 6 (6.19%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (5.15%) Data Centre
4 4 (4.12%) Computer Science
4 4 (4.12%) Fixed Income
4 4 (4.12%) Management Information System
5 3 (3.09%) Mobile App
5 3 (3.09%) User Experience
5 3 (3.09%) Video on Demand
5 3 (3.09%) Wiki
6 2 (2.06%) Virtual Team
7 1 (1.03%) Client/Server
7 1 (1.03%) Data Protection Act
7 1 (1.03%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 1 (1.03%) PMI
7 1 (1.03%) RIA
7 1 (1.03%) Robotics
7 1 (1.03%) Social Media
7 1 (1.03%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 30 (30.93%) Windows
2 8 (8.25%) Linux
3 3 (3.09%) Unix
3 3 (3.09%) Windows Server
4 1 (1.03%) Mac OS
4 1 (1.03%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (35.05%) ITIL
2 23 (23.71%) ITIL V3
2 23 (23.71%) ITSM
3 20 (20.62%) Chat Support
3 20 (20.62%) Knowledge Management
4 13 (13.40%) Project Management
5 11 (11.34%) Multi-Factor Authentication
6 10 (10.31%) Change Management
7 9 (9.28%) Agile Software Development
7 9 (9.28%) Data Protection
7 9 (9.28%) Service Management
7 9 (9.28%) SOA
8 8 (8.25%) Identity Management
8 8 (8.25%) Two-Factor Authentication
9 7 (7.22%) Information Security
10 6 (6.19%) Identity Access Management
10 6 (6.19%) Problem Management
10 6 (6.19%) Scrum
11 4 (4.12%) Mentoring
11 4 (4.12%) Source Code Analysis
Programming Languages
1 12 (12.37%) SQL
2 8 (8.25%) Java
3 7 (7.22%) Python
4 4 (4.12%) C#
5 3 (3.09%) Shell Script
6 2 (2.06%) JavaScript
6 2 (2.06%) Perl
6 2 (2.06%) VB
6 2 (2.06%) VBScript
7 1 (1.03%) Bash Shell
7 1 (1.03%) C
7 1 (1.03%) C++
7 1 (1.03%) Fortran
7 1 (1.03%) JCL
7 1 (1.03%) PHP
7 1 (1.03%) REXX
7 1 (1.03%) Ruby
7 1 (1.03%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 7 (7.22%) Security Cleared
2 6 (6.19%) Degree
2 6 (6.19%) SC Cleared
3 4 (4.12%) DV Cleared
4 3 (3.09%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (2.06%) MCSE
5 2 (2.06%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (1.03%) CAPM
6 1 (1.03%) CCIE
6 1 (1.03%) CCNA
6 1 (1.03%) CCNP
6 1 (1.03%) Computer Science Degree
6 1 (1.03%) CWNA
6 1 (1.03%) MCP
6 1 (1.03%) PMI Certification
6 1 (1.03%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (1.03%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.19%) SLA
2 5 (5.15%) Data Quality
3 3 (3.09%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
3 3 (3.09%) PMBOK
4 1 (1.03%) GDPR
4 1 (1.03%) PMO
4 1 (1.03%) QA
System Software
1 8 (8.25%) Active Directory
2 5 (5.15%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (4.12%) Virtual Desktop
4 2 (2.06%) XenApp
5 1 (1.03%) Active Directory Lightweight Directory Services
5 1 (1.03%) OpenDJ
5 1 (1.03%) vSphere
5 1 (1.03%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 24 (24.74%) CA Single Sign-On
2 23 (23.71%) ServiceCenter
3 6 (6.19%) SCCM
4 5 (5.15%) CA Spectrum
5 4 (4.12%) HP Fortify
6 3 (3.09%) SCOM
7 2 (2.06%) Cacti
7 2 (2.06%) Cisco Prime
7 2 (2.06%) Nagios
8 1 (1.03%) Backup Exec
8 1 (1.03%) CA Service Virtualization
8 1 (1.03%) Cisco CUCM
8 1 (1.03%) Cisco UCCE
8 1 (1.03%) Netcool
8 1 (1.03%) Norton AntiVirus
8 1 (1.03%) OpenView Configuration Management
8 1 (1.03%) Oracle Identity Manager
8 1 (1.03%) SolarWinds Orion
8 1 (1.03%) Stealthwatch
Vendors
1 26 (26.80%) BMC
2 24 (24.74%) Remedy
3 23 (23.71%) Peregrine
4 20 (20.62%) Apple
4 20 (20.62%) Microsoft
5 16 (16.49%) Cisco
6 10 (10.31%) Oracle
7 8 (8.25%) IBM
8 7 (7.22%) ForgeRock
9 6 (6.19%) Axway
10 5 (5.15%) Citrix
10 5 (5.15%) VMware
11 4 (4.12%) CheckPoint
11 4 (4.12%) HP
11 4 (4.12%) Lumension
11 4 (4.12%) ServiceNow
12 3 (3.09%) Informatica
12 3 (3.09%) MapR
12 3 (3.09%) SolarWinds
12 3 (3.09%) Tableau