The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes 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 25 March 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.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
CA
Buckinghamshire / Milton Keynes
Rank 58 66 64
Rank change year-on-year +8 -2  
Contract jobs citing CA 14 4 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 1.88% 0.53% 0.60%
As % of the Vendors category 3.75% 1.24% 1.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 0
Median daily rate £450 £550 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -18.18% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £385 £428 £400
% change year-on-year -9.94% +6.87%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £34.38 £40.00
% change year-on-year -12.72% -14.06%  

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 Milton Keynes.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
Milton Keynes
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 373 322 404
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes 50.00% 42.82% 48.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 205 179 170
Median daily rate £425 £425 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +30.76%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 8 10
Median hourly rate £10.80 £19.38 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -44.25% +33.62%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £10.27 £9.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £60.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £19.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year -15.36% +14.67%  

CA
Job Vacancy Trend in Milton Keynes

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Milton Keynes citing CA as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

Job vacancy trend for CA in Milton Keynes

CA
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Contractor daily rate trend for CA in Milton Keynes

CA
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for CA in Milton Keynes

CA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 25 March 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 Milton Keynes region with a requirement for CA.

1 17 (89.47%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (73.68%) Remedy
3 13 (68.42%) e-Health
3 13 (68.42%) Nimsoft
4 11 (57.89%) Infrastructure Management
4 11 (57.89%) Unix
4 11 (57.89%) Windows
4 11 (57.89%) Linux
5 10 (52.63%) Incident Management
5 10 (52.63%) Finance
6 9 (47.37%) Microsoft
7 7 (36.84%) Oracle
7 7 (36.84%) SCOM
7 7 (36.84%) CA Wily
7 7 (36.84%) Introscope
7 7 (36.84%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (36.84%) Root Cause Analysis
7 7 (36.84%) DevOps
7 7 (36.84%) NetQoS
8 6 (31.58%) CA Spectrum
8 6 (31.58%) F5
8 6 (31.58%) IVR
8 6 (31.58%) Firewall
8 6 (31.58%) Cisco
8 6 (31.58%) MPLS
8 6 (31.58%) Avaya
8 6 (31.58%) CCNA
8 6 (31.58%) Cisco Certification
8 6 (31.58%) ADSL
8 6 (31.58%) VoIP

CA
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes 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:

Applications
1 2 (10.53%) MS Excel
1 2 (10.53%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 6 (31.58%) ADSL
1 6 (31.58%) Ethernet
1 6 (31.58%) Firewall
1 6 (31.58%) MPLS
1 6 (31.58%) VoIP
1 6 (31.58%) WAN
2 4 (21.05%) DNS
Development Applications
1 7 (36.84%) Introscope
General
1 10 (52.63%) Finance
2 2 (10.53%) Retail
Job Titles
1 13 (68.42%) Monitoring Specialist
2 6 (31.58%) Analyst
2 6 (31.58%) Network Analyst
2 6 (31.58%) Network Operations Analyst
2 6 (31.58%) Operations Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 17 (89.47%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (68.42%) e-Health
3 6 (31.58%) IVR
4 2 (10.53%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 11 (57.89%) Linux
1 11 (57.89%) Unix
1 11 (57.89%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (57.89%) Infrastructure Management
2 10 (52.63%) Incident Management
3 7 (36.84%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (36.84%) DevOps
3 7 (36.84%) Root Cause Analysis
4 4 (21.05%) Workflow
5 3 (15.79%) ITIL
Qualifications
1 6 (31.58%) CCNA
1 6 (31.58%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (5.26%) OCA
2 1 (5.26%) Oracle Certification
Systems Management
1 7 (36.84%) CA Wily
1 7 (36.84%) SCOM
2 6 (31.58%) CA Spectrum
Vendors
1 14 (73.68%) Remedy
2 13 (68.42%) Nimsoft
3 9 (47.37%) Microsoft
4 7 (36.84%) NetQoS
4 7 (36.84%) Oracle
5 6 (31.58%) Avaya
5 6 (31.58%) Cisco
5 6 (31.58%) F5
6 4 (21.05%) Genesys