Period
to 19 August 2018

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 19 August 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 > North West
6 months to
19 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 183 193 188
Rank change year-on-year +10 -5 +17
Contract jobs citing CA 31 14 54
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.51% 0.24% 0.72%
As % of the Vendors category 1.23% 0.55% 1.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 20 47
North West median daily rate £525 £610 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -13.93% +28.42% +5.56%
10th Percentile £416 £366 £358
90th Percentile £703 £755 £488
England median daily rate £475 £475 £469
% change year-on-year - +1.33% +5.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
North West median hourly rate - - £45.00
England median hourly rate £62.50 - £25.00

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 2,513 2,531 3,418
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 41.28% 43.82% 45.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,502 1,445 1,980
North West median daily rate £400 £400 £400
10th Percentile £225 £225 £263
90th Percentile £585 £575 £538
England median daily rate £450 £440 £420
% change year-on-year +2.39% +4.64% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 151 159 138
North West median hourly rate £17.50 £15.50 £16.63
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +12.90% -6.77% +0.76%
10th Percentile £11.66 £10.75 £10.50
90th Percentile £50.00 £44.00 £47.10
England median hourly rate £17.50 £17.00 £17.18
% change year-on-year +2.94% -1.02% -1.86%

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 19 August 2018.

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 19 August 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
Lancashire -4 13 £450 -26.23%
Manchester -9 13 £550 -8.33% 3
Cheshire -12 4 £525 +42.86%
Merseyside - 1 - -
CA
England

For the 6 months to 19 August 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 North West region with a requirement for CA.

1 20 (64.52%) Oracle
1 20 (64.52%) Unix
2 15 (48.39%) Enterprise Software
3 12 (38.71%) JBoss
3 12 (38.71%) Apache
3 12 (38.71%) WebSphere Application Server
3 12 (38.71%) WebLogic
3 12 (38.71%) IBM
3 12 (38.71%) CA Single Sign-On
3 12 (38.71%) WebSphere
4 11 (35.48%) Web Services
4 11 (35.48%) Analytical Skills
5 10 (32.26%) Linux
5 10 (32.26%) Shell Script
5 10 (32.26%) Security Cleared
6 9 (29.03%) Finance
6 9 (29.03%) SQL
7 8 (25.81%) Data Warehouse
7 8 (25.81%) Business Intelligence
7 8 (25.81%) Data Modelling
7 8 (25.81%) SAS
7 8 (25.81%) BusinessObjects
7 8 (25.81%) ERwin
7 8 (25.81%) Informatica
7 8 (25.81%) Data Security
7 8 (25.81%) Management Information System
7 8 (25.81%) Data Management
7 8 (25.81%) PostgreSQL
7 8 (25.81%) Data Architecture
7 8 (25.81%) Reverse Engineering

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 12 (38.71%) Apache
1 12 (38.71%) JBoss
1 12 (38.71%) WebLogic
1 12 (38.71%) WebSphere
1 12 (38.71%) WebSphere Application Server
2 8 (25.81%) SAS
3 2 (6.45%) Oracle HTTP Server
3 2 (6.45%) Tomcat
4 1 (3.23%) PegaRULES
4 1 (3.23%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (9.68%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (3.23%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (3.23%) CA PPM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.45%) HTTP
2 1 (3.23%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (25.81%) Apache Hive
1 8 (25.81%) BusinessObjects
1 8 (25.81%) Data Warehouse
1 8 (25.81%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
1 8 (25.81%) Hadoop
1 8 (25.81%) HBase
1 8 (25.81%) MongoDB
1 8 (25.81%) Pentaho
1 8 (25.81%) PostgreSQL
2 6 (19.35%) Big Data
2 6 (19.35%) Data Lake
3 2 (6.45%) Relational Database
4 1 (3.23%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 8 (25.81%) ERwin
1 8 (25.81%) Oracle APEX
2 1 (3.23%) FxCop
2 1 (3.23%) MSBuild
2 1 (3.23%) ReSharper
2 1 (3.23%) SoapUI
2 1 (3.23%) T4 Templates
2 1 (3.23%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (3.23%) Visual Studio
General
1 9 (29.03%) Finance
2 1 (3.23%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (3.23%) Swedish Language
Job Titles
1 6 (19.35%) Analyst
1 6 (19.35%) Architect
1 6 (19.35%) Data Architect
1 6 (19.35%) Systems Engineer
2 4 (12.90%) Applications Support
3 2 (6.45%) Applications Specialist
3 2 (6.45%) Applications Support Analyst
3 2 (6.45%) Applications Support Specialist
3 2 (6.45%) Business Intelligence Architect
3 2 (6.45%) Data Analyst
3 2 (6.45%) Data Migration Analyst
3 2 (6.45%) Developer
3 2 (6.45%) Help Desk Support
3 2 (6.45%) Linux Engineer
3 2 (6.45%) Linux Systems Engineer
3 2 (6.45%) Middleware Specialist
3 2 (6.45%) Server Specialist
3 2 (6.45%) Server Support
3 2 (6.45%) Server Support Specialist
3 2 (6.45%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (35.48%) Web Services
2 5 (16.13%) Middleware
3 2 (6.45%) ISPF
4 1 (3.23%) .NET
4 1 (3.23%) ADO.NET
4 1 (3.23%) ASP.NET
4 1 (3.23%) REST
4 1 (3.23%) WCF
4 1 (3.23%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 15 (48.39%) Enterprise Software
2 11 (35.48%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (25.81%) Management Information System
4 7 (22.58%) Computer Science
5 3 (9.68%) Mainframe
6 1 (3.23%) Credit Risk
6 1 (3.23%) DataPower
6 1 (3.23%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 20 (64.52%) Unix
2 10 (32.26%) Linux
3 2 (6.45%) Windows
3 2 (6.45%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (25.81%) Business Intelligence
1 8 (25.81%) Data Architecture
1 8 (25.81%) Data Integration
1 8 (25.81%) Data Management
1 8 (25.81%) Data Modelling
1 8 (25.81%) Data Security
1 8 (25.81%) Data Strategy
1 8 (25.81%) Data Visualisation
1 8 (25.81%) Metadata Management
1 8 (25.81%) Open Source
1 8 (25.81%) Reverse Engineering
1 8 (25.81%) Visualisation
2 7 (22.58%) Stakeholder Management
3 6 (19.35%) Analytics
3 6 (19.35%) Coaching
3 6 (19.35%) Data Governance
3 6 (19.35%) Enterprise Architecture
3 6 (19.35%) Information Assurance
3 6 (19.35%) SFIA
4 5 (16.13%) Service Design
Programming Languages
1 10 (32.26%) Shell Script
2 9 (29.03%) SQL
3 3 (9.68%) JCL
4 1 (3.23%) C#
Qualifications
1 10 (32.26%) Security Cleared
2 7 (22.58%) Computer Science Degree
2 7 (22.58%) Degree
3 6 (19.35%) SC Cleared
4 1 (3.23%) CCNA
4 1 (3.23%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (3.23%) PMI Certification
4 1 (3.23%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (25.81%) Data Quality
2 6 (19.35%) QA
3 4 (12.90%) SLA
4 2 (6.45%) PMO
System Software
1 2 (6.45%) Time Sharing Option
Systems Management
1 12 (38.71%) CA Single Sign-On
2 3 (9.68%) CA Service Virtualization
Vendors
1 20 (64.52%) Oracle
2 12 (38.71%) IBM
3 8 (25.81%) Informatica
3 8 (25.81%) Tableau
4 4 (12.90%) Microsoft
5 2 (6.45%) Remedy