The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Manchester 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 29 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
North West / Manchester
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 88 85 90
Rank change year-on-year -3 +5  
Contract jobs citing CA 2 20 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.14% 1.12% 0.26%
As % of the Vendors category 0.30% 2.67% 0.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 15 2
Median daily rate - £475 £481
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -1.29%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £423 £375 £400
% change year-on-year +12.66% -6.25%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £45.00 -
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 Manchester.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
Manchester
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 659 748 690
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester 46.74% 41.88% 45.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 456 735 733
Median daily rate £425 £400 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +23.07%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £163 £206 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £543 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £360
% change year-on-year +6.66% +4.16%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 59 28 62
Median hourly rate £15.50 £13.55 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +14.41% -22.58%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.10 £10.05
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £168.75 £45.00 £41.88
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £21.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year -16.66% +16.66%  

CA
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

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

Job vacancy trend for CA in Manchester

CA
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Contractor daily rate trend for CA in Manchester

CA
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for CA in Manchester

For the 6 months to 29 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 Manchester region with a requirement for CA.

1 2 (50.00%) Java
1 2 (50.00%) Perl
1 2 (50.00%) AIX
1 2 (50.00%) HPUX
1 2 (50.00%) Solaris
1 2 (50.00%) Linux
1 2 (50.00%) Middleware
1 2 (50.00%) Mainframe
1 2 (50.00%) IBM
1 2 (50.00%) Asset Management
1 2 (50.00%) Netcool
1 2 (50.00%) SCOM
1 2 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 2 (50.00%) ServiceNow
1 2 (50.00%) Software Asset Management
1 2 (50.00%) IBM BigFix
2 1 (25.00%) Coaching
2 1 (25.00%) Pega
2 1 (25.00%) TIBCO
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (25.00%) TIBCO EMS
2 1 (25.00%) HP
2 1 (25.00%) C
2 1 (25.00%) C#
2 1 (25.00%) C++
2 1 (25.00%) Service Management
2 1 (25.00%) Migration
2 1 (25.00%) MSMQ
2 1 (25.00%) T-SQL
2 1 (25.00%) .NET

CA
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
Job Titles
1 1 (25.00%) .NET Team Leader
1 1 (25.00%) Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Developer
1 1 (25.00%) Enterprise Management Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Systems Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) Middleware
2 1 (25.00%) .NET
2 1 (25.00%) MSMQ
2 1 (25.00%) TIBCO EMS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) AIX
1 2 (50.00%) HPUX
1 2 (50.00%) Linux
1 2 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 2 (50.00%) Solaris
2 1 (25.00%) Unix
2 1 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Asset Management
1 2 (50.00%) Software Asset Management
2 1 (25.00%) Coaching
2 1 (25.00%) Migration
2 1 (25.00%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) Java
1 2 (50.00%) Perl
2 1 (25.00%) C
2 1 (25.00%) C#
2 1 (25.00%) C++
2 1 (25.00%) T-SQL
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) IBM BigFix
1 2 (50.00%) Netcool
1 2 (50.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) IBM
1 2 (50.00%) ServiceNow
2 1 (25.00%) HP
2 1 (25.00%) Pega
2 1 (25.00%) TIBCO