Period
to 20 November 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for knowledge and experience of CA Agile Central products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited CA Agile Central over the 6 months to 20 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 Agile Central (formerly Rally).

CA Agile Central
England > South East
6 months to
20 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 378 365 354
Rank change year-on-year -13 -11 +41
Contract jobs citing CA Agile Central 9 4 26
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.054% 0.024% 0.16%
As % of the Vendors category 0.12% 0.050% 0.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 20
South East median daily rate £400 £500 £406
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -20.00% +23.08% -16.67%
10th Percentile £330 £429 £312
90th Percentile £430 £561 £539
England median daily rate £400 £425 £433
% change year-on-year -5.88% -1.73% -2.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South East median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - £42.50 £36.00
% change year-on-year - +18.06% -2.04%

CA Agile Central 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 South East.

All Vendors
South East
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 7,703 8,020 7,985
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 46.25% 47.96% 48.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 4,472 4,608 4,602
South East median daily rate £425 £419 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.43% +4.75% +3.23%
10th Percentile £250 £240 £225
90th Percentile £587 £575 £556
England median daily rate £450 £445 £425
% change year-on-year +1.12% +4.71% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 314 337 396
South East median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.13
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.94% +5.43% -12.84%
10th Percentile £10.25 £10.00 £9.25
90th Percentile £50.00 £43.75 £48.00
England median hourly rate £17.50 £17.25 £17.00
% change year-on-year +1.45% +1.47% -2.86%

CA Agile Central
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing CA Agile Central as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for CA Agile Central in the South East

CA Agile Central
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing CA Agile Central in the South East.

Contractor daily rate trend for CA Agile Central in the South East

CA Agile Central
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CA Agile Central within the South East region over the 6 months to 20 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
Thames Valley +15 2 - -
Berkshire -2 2 - -
West Sussex -6 2 £425 -
Hampshire -23 1 - -
Middlesex - 1 £400 -
Surrey - 1 - -
Sussex - 1 - -
East Sussex - 1 £325 -
CA Agile Central
England

For the 6 months to 20 November 2018, IT contractor jobs citing CA Agile Central 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 South East region with a requirement for CA Agile Central.

1 9 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (88.89%) Scrum
3 6 (66.67%) JIRA
4 4 (44.44%) Project Management
4 4 (44.44%) User Stories
4 4 (44.44%) Problem-Solving
5 3 (33.33%) Scaled Agile Framework
5 3 (33.33%) SDLC
5 3 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (33.33%) Java
6 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
6 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Office
6 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Excel
6 2 (22.22%) Degree
6 2 (22.22%) Marketing
6 2 (22.22%) Computer Science
6 2 (22.22%) Velocity
6 2 (22.22%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 2 (22.22%) Finance
6 2 (22.22%) Kanban
6 2 (22.22%) Git (software)
6 2 (22.22%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (22.22%) Agile Project Management
6 2 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (22.22%) Virtual Team
6 2 (22.22%) Jenkins
7 1 (11.11%) Matrix Organization
7 1 (11.11%) Continuous Deployment
7 1 (11.11%) Digital Transformation Programme
7 1 (11.11%) Scenario Testing

CA Agile Central
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 1 (11.11%) Apache Spark
1 1 (11.11%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Office
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (11.11%) EViews
2 1 (11.11%) Mingle
2 1 (11.11%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) Office 365
1 1 (11.11%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) CTI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) Apache Hive
1 1 (11.11%) Big Data
1 1 (11.11%) DB2
1 1 (11.11%) Hadoop
1 1 (11.11%) Relational Database
1 1 (11.11%) Spark SQL
Development Applications
1 6 (66.67%) JIRA
2 2 (22.22%) Git (software)
2 2 (22.22%) Jenkins
2 2 (22.22%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (11.11%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (11.11%) Subversion
General
1 2 (22.22%) Finance
1 2 (22.22%) Marketing
2 1 (11.11%) Back Office
2 1 (11.11%) Banking
2 1 (11.11%) Billing
2 1 (11.11%) Front Office
2 1 (11.11%) Legal
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Scrum Master
2 2 (22.22%) Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Business Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Agile Project Manager
3 1 (11.11%) CRM Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) CRM Business Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) CRM Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Dynamics CRM Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Functional Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Functional Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Product Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Product Owner
3 1 (11.11%) Project Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Project Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Technical Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Technical Business Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) Velocity
2 1 (11.11%) .NET
2 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET
2 1 (11.11%) CSS
2 1 (11.11%) HTML
2 1 (11.11%) Java EE
2 1 (11.11%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (22.22%) Computer Science
1 2 (22.22%) Virtual Team
2 1 (11.11%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 1 (11.11%) IBM Mainframe
2 1 (11.11%) Mainframe
2 1 (11.11%) Reinsurance
2 1 (11.11%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Linux
1 1 (11.11%) Unix
1 1 (11.11%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (88.89%) Scrum
3 4 (44.44%) Problem-Solving
3 4 (44.44%) Project Management
3 4 (44.44%) User Stories
4 3 (33.33%) Scaled Agile Framework
4 3 (33.33%) SDLC
4 3 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (22.22%) Agile Project Management
5 2 (22.22%) Kanban
6 1 (11.11%) Anti-Money Laundering
6 1 (11.11%) Case Management
6 1 (11.11%) Continuous Deployment
6 1 (11.11%) Data Ingestion
6 1 (11.11%) Decision-Making
6 1 (11.11%) Defect Tracking
6 1 (11.11%) DevOps
6 1 (11.11%) Digital Transformation Programme
6 1 (11.11%) Matrix Organization
6 1 (11.11%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (33.33%) Java
2 1 (11.11%) C
2 1 (11.11%) Python
2 1 (11.11%) R
2 1 (11.11%) Ruby
2 1 (11.11%) Shell Script
2 1 (11.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) Degree
2 1 (11.11%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (11.11%) DV Cleared
2 1 (11.11%) ISTQB
2 1 (11.11%) SC Cleared
2 1 (11.11%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) QA
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) Apache Flume
1 1 (11.11%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) Oozie
1 1 (11.11%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
2 1 (11.11%) Atlassian
2 1 (11.11%) Guidewire
2 1 (11.11%) IBM
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle
2 1 (11.11%) Pega
2 1 (11.11%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (11.11%) Tableau