Period
to 22 November 2017

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the North West 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 22 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 > North West
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 195 163 184
Rank change year-on-year -32 +21 -37
Contract jobs citing CA 11 55 60
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.19% 0.80% 0.71%
As % of the Vendors category 0.45% 1.73% 1.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 47 28
North West median daily rate £610 £475 £465
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +28.42% +2.15% +24.00%
10th Percentile £605 £416 £389
90th Percentile £755 £488 £518
England median daily rate £475 £460 £450
% change year-on-year +3.26% +2.22% +12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
North West median hourly rate - £43.75 -
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 the North West.

All Vendors
North West
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 2450 3173 3520
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 42.91% 46.26% 41.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 1474 1887 1938
North West median daily rate £410 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.50% - +14.29%
10th Percentile £216 £263 £213
90th Percentile £625 £550 £550
England median daily rate £445 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +4.71% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 151 127 177
North West median hourly rate £16.00 £18.00 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -11.11% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £11.25 £10.73 £11.25
90th Percentile £43.75 £45.30 £46.53
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 the North West

Job postings citing CA as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North West.

Job vacancy trend for CA in the North West

CA
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for CA in the North West

CA
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing CA in the North West over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for CA in the North West

CA
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for CA in the North West

CA
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CA within the North West region over the 6 months to 22 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
Lancashire +14 6 £610 +45.24%
Cheshire +6 2 £500 +4.17%
Manchester -22 2 £613 +28.95% 1
CA
England

For the 6 months to 22 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 North West region with a requirement for CA.

1 9 (81.82%) Finance
2 8 (72.73%) SQL
3 7 (63.64%) Oracle
4 6 (54.55%) Shell Script
4 6 (54.55%) ERwin
4 6 (54.55%) SAS
4 6 (54.55%) Business Intelligence
4 6 (54.55%) Informatica
4 6 (54.55%) Data Security
4 6 (54.55%) Management Information System
4 6 (54.55%) Unix
4 6 (54.55%) Data Warehouse
4 6 (54.55%) Data Modelling
4 6 (54.55%) BusinessObjects
4 6 (54.55%) PostgreSQL
4 6 (54.55%) Data Management
4 6 (54.55%) Enterprise Architecture
4 6 (54.55%) QA
4 6 (54.55%) Data Integration
4 6 (54.55%) Data Architecture
4 6 (54.55%) Information Assurance
4 6 (54.55%) Reverse Engineering
4 6 (54.55%) Pentaho
4 6 (54.55%) Hadoop
4 6 (54.55%) Visualisation
4 6 (54.55%) Open Source
4 6 (54.55%) Apache Hive
4 6 (54.55%) MongoDB
4 6 (54.55%) Data Visualisation
4 6 (54.55%) Tableau

CA
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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 6 (54.55%) SAS
2 2 (18.18%) PegaRULES
3 1 (9.09%) Oracle SOA Suite
Business Applications
1 1 (9.09%) CA PPM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) Firewall
1 1 (9.09%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (54.55%) Apache Hive
1 6 (54.55%) Big Data
1 6 (54.55%) BusinessObjects
1 6 (54.55%) Data Lake
1 6 (54.55%) Data Warehouse
1 6 (54.55%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
1 6 (54.55%) Hadoop
1 6 (54.55%) HBase
1 6 (54.55%) MongoDB
1 6 (54.55%) Pentaho
1 6 (54.55%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (18.18%) Relational Database
3 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
3 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 6 (54.55%) ERwin
2 2 (18.18%) FxCop
2 2 (18.18%) MSBuild
2 2 (18.18%) ReSharper
2 2 (18.18%) SoapUI
2 2 (18.18%) T4 Templates
2 2 (18.18%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (18.18%) Visual Studio
3 1 (9.09%) JIRA
General
1 9 (81.82%) Finance
2 1 (9.09%) Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (63.64%) Architect
2 6 (54.55%) Data Architect
2 6 (54.55%) Lead Architect
2 6 (54.55%) Lead Data Architect
3 4 (36.36%) Business Intelligence Architect
3 4 (36.36%) Business Intelligence Lead
3 4 (36.36%) Data Warehouse Architect
4 2 (18.18%) .NET Developer
4 2 (18.18%) Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Digital Architect
5 1 (9.09%) Digital Solutions Architect
5 1 (9.09%) Information Officer
5 1 (9.09%) Information Security Officer
5 1 (9.09%) Security Officer
5 1 (9.09%) Senior .NET Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Senior Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (18.18%) .NET
1 2 (18.18%) ADO.NET
1 2 (18.18%) ASP.NET
1 2 (18.18%) WCF
1 2 (18.18%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (54.55%) Analytical Skills
1 6 (54.55%) Enterprise Software
1 6 (54.55%) Management Information System
2 2 (18.18%) Credit Risk
2 2 (18.18%) DataPower
2 2 (18.18%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (9.09%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 6 (54.55%) Unix
2 1 (9.09%) Windows
2 1 (9.09%) Windows Server
2 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) Analytics
1 6 (54.55%) Business Intelligence
1 6 (54.55%) Data Architecture
1 6 (54.55%) Data Governance
1 6 (54.55%) Data Integration
1 6 (54.55%) Data Management
1 6 (54.55%) Data Modelling
1 6 (54.55%) Data Security
1 6 (54.55%) Data Strategy
1 6 (54.55%) Data Visualisation
1 6 (54.55%) Enterprise Architecture
1 6 (54.55%) Information Assurance
1 6 (54.55%) Metadata Management
1 6 (54.55%) Open Source
1 6 (54.55%) Reverse Engineering
1 6 (54.55%) SFIA
1 6 (54.55%) Visualisation
2 3 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (18.18%) Project Management
3 2 (18.18%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 8 (72.73%) SQL
2 6 (54.55%) Shell Script
3 2 (18.18%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) CISA
1 1 (9.09%) CISM
1 1 (9.09%) CISSP
1 1 (9.09%) PMI Certification
1 1 (9.09%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (54.55%) Data Quality
1 6 (54.55%) QA
2 1 (9.09%) GDPR
2 1 (9.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (9.09%) PCI DSS
2 1 (9.09%) PMO
Systems Management
1 2 (18.18%) CA Service Virtualization
Vendors
1 7 (63.64%) Oracle
2 6 (54.55%) Informatica
2 6 (54.55%) Tableau
3 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
4 1 (9.09%) Pega