Period
to 15 November 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 15 November 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
15 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 200 189 174
Rank change year-on-year -11 -15 +10
Contract jobs citing CA 21 12 57
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.35% 0.21% 0.82%
As % of the Vendors category 0.83% 0.48% 1.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 25 49
North West median daily rate £443 £610 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -27.46% +28.42% +2.15%
10th Percentile £358 £587 £409
90th Percentile £788 £755 £488
England median daily rate £456 £438 £450
% change year-on-year +4.16% -2.78% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
North West median hourly rate - - £43.75
England median hourly rate - £42.50 £45.00
% change year-on-year - -5.56% +93.55%

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 2,540 2,478 3,213
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 42.55% 43.08% 45.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,522 1,477 1,916
North West median daily rate £400 £415 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.61% +3.75% -
10th Percentile £208 £225 £263
90th Percentile £575 £625 £550
England median daily rate £450 £445 £425
% change year-on-year +1.12% +4.71% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 194 154 128
North West median hourly rate £17.55 £16.35 £18.13
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +7.37% -9.82% +4.05%
10th Percentile £11.26 £11.25 £10.76
90th Percentile £44.35 £43.75 £45.23
England median hourly rate £17.50 £17.38 £16.50
% change year-on-year +0.72% +5.30% -5.71%

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 15 November 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 15 November 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
Manchester -2 14 £383 -37.55% 2
Lancashire -18 6 £613 +0.41%
Merseyside - 1 - -
CA
England

For the 6 months to 15 November 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 13 (61.90%) Unix
2 10 (47.62%) Shell Script
3 9 (42.86%) zOS
3 9 (42.86%) Remedy
3 9 (42.86%) Windows
3 9 (42.86%) JCL
3 9 (42.86%) Banking
3 9 (42.86%) ISPF
3 9 (42.86%) Time Sharing Option
4 8 (38.10%) Microsoft Office
4 8 (38.10%) Microsoft
5 6 (28.57%) Oracle
6 5 (23.81%) Mainframe
6 5 (23.81%) Finance
7 4 (19.05%) IBM
7 4 (19.05%) CA Single Sign-On
7 4 (19.05%) WebSphere Application Server
7 4 (19.05%) WebLogic
7 4 (19.05%) JBoss
7 4 (19.05%) Apache
7 4 (19.05%) WebSphere
8 3 (14.29%) CyberArk
8 3 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
8 3 (14.29%) Privileged Access Management
8 3 (14.29%) Data Protection
9 2 (9.52%) Data Integration
9 2 (9.52%) SC Cleared
9 2 (9.52%) Security Cleared
9 2 (9.52%) Data Architecture
9 2 (9.52%) Information Assurance

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 4 (19.05%) Apache
1 4 (19.05%) JBoss
1 4 (19.05%) WebLogic
1 4 (19.05%) WebSphere
1 4 (19.05%) WebSphere Application Server
2 2 (9.52%) Oracle HTTP Server
2 2 (9.52%) SAS
2 2 (9.52%) Tomcat
Applications
1 8 (38.10%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.52%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.52%) Apache Hive
1 2 (9.52%) Big Data
1 2 (9.52%) BusinessObjects
1 2 (9.52%) Data Lake
1 2 (9.52%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (9.52%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
1 2 (9.52%) Hadoop
1 2 (9.52%) HBase
1 2 (9.52%) MongoDB
1 2 (9.52%) Pentaho
1 2 (9.52%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (9.52%) ERwin
2 1 (4.76%) Oracle APEX
General
1 9 (42.86%) Banking
2 5 (23.81%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (42.86%) Applications Support
2 8 (38.10%) Analyst
3 7 (33.33%) Applications Support Analyst
3 7 (33.33%) Support Analyst
4 3 (14.29%) CyberArk Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) Applications Specialist
5 2 (9.52%) Applications Support Specialist
5 2 (9.52%) Architect
5 2 (9.52%) Data Architect
5 2 (9.52%) Lead Architect
5 2 (9.52%) Lead Data Architect
5 2 (9.52%) Middleware Specialist
5 2 (9.52%) Server Specialist
5 2 (9.52%) Server Support
5 2 (9.52%) Server Support Specialist
5 2 (9.52%) Support Specialist
5 2 (9.52%) Systems Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Applications Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (42.86%) ISPF
2 2 (9.52%) Middleware
2 2 (9.52%) Web Services
3 1 (4.76%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 5 (23.81%) Mainframe
2 3 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (9.52%) Management Information System
4 1 (4.76%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 13 (61.90%) Unix
2 9 (42.86%) Windows
2 9 (42.86%) zOS
3 2 (9.52%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (14.29%) Data Protection
1 3 (14.29%) Privileged Access Management
2 2 (9.52%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (9.52%) Change Management
2 2 (9.52%) Customer Requirements
2 2 (9.52%) Data Architecture
2 2 (9.52%) Data Integration
2 2 (9.52%) Data Management
2 2 (9.52%) Data Modelling
2 2 (9.52%) Data Security
2 2 (9.52%) Data Strategy
2 2 (9.52%) Data Visualisation
2 2 (9.52%) Enterprise Architecture
2 2 (9.52%) Information Assurance
2 2 (9.52%) Open Source
2 2 (9.52%) Portfolio Management
2 2 (9.52%) Reverse Engineering
2 2 (9.52%) SFIA
2 2 (9.52%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (9.52%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 10 (47.62%) Shell Script
2 9 (42.86%) JCL
3 2 (9.52%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (9.52%) SC Cleared
1 2 (9.52%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.52%) Data Quality
1 2 (9.52%) PMO
1 2 (9.52%) QA
1 2 (9.52%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (42.86%) Time Sharing Option
Systems Management
1 4 (19.05%) CA Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 9 (42.86%) Remedy
2 8 (38.10%) Microsoft
3 6 (28.57%) Oracle
4 4 (19.05%) IBM
5 3 (14.29%) CyberArk
6 2 (9.52%) Informatica
6 2 (9.52%) Tableau