Period
to 7 December 2019

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 7 December 2019 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
7 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 313 386 382
Rank change year-on-year +73 -4 -37
Contract jobs citing CA Agile Central 19 10 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.15% 0.059% 0.012%
As % of the Vendors category 0.29% 0.13% 0.025%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 3 1
South East median daily rate £488 £400 £575
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +21.88% -30.43% +31.43%
England median daily rate £490 £400 £425
% change year-on-year +22.50% -5.88% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South East median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £48.85 - £42.50

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 6,516 7,814 8,030
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 50.39% 46.18% 47.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 3,747 4,513 4,637
South East median daily rate £450 £425 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +1.19% +5.00%
10th Percentile £225 £250 £240
90th Percentile £600 £588 £575
England median daily rate £450 £450 £450
Number of hourly rates quoted 341 314 333
South East median hourly rate £19.31 £16.18 £17.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +19.38% -6.23% +15.00%
10th Percentile £11.85 £10.25 £10.40
90th Percentile £70.00 £50.00 £43.65
England median hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year +8.57% - +2.94%

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
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing CA Agile Central in the South East over the 6 months to 7 December 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram 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 7 December 2019. 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
Hampshire +24 9 £525 -
Surrey +58 8 £476 -
Thames Valley +23 1 £360 - 1
West Sussex +19 1 - -
Berkshire +17 1 £360 -
CA Agile Central
England

For the 6 months to 7 December 2019, 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 18 (94.74%) JIRA
2 12 (63.16%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (57.89%) Scrum
4 8 (42.11%) Test Automation
5 7 (36.84%) Bitbucket
5 7 (36.84%) Scaled Agile Framework
6 6 (31.58%) Confluence
6 6 (31.58%) DevOps
6 6 (31.58%) Project Management
6 6 (31.58%) Java
6 6 (31.58%) Continuous Integration
6 6 (31.58%) AWS
7 5 (26.32%) Kanban
7 5 (26.32%) TDD
7 5 (26.32%) Finance
7 5 (26.32%) Ruby
7 5 (26.32%) Linux
7 5 (26.32%) Jenkins
7 5 (26.32%) BDD
7 5 (26.32%) Agile Project Management
7 5 (26.32%) VersionOne
8 4 (21.05%) GitHub
8 4 (21.05%) Artifactory
8 4 (21.05%) Docker
8 4 (21.05%) GCP
8 4 (21.05%) SonarQube
8 4 (21.05%) VMware
8 4 (21.05%) Unix
8 4 (21.05%) Windows
8 4 (21.05%) Python

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 6 (31.58%) Confluence
2 1 (5.26%) OpenStack
Business Applications
1 3 (15.79%) CA PPM
Cloud Services
1 6 (31.58%) AWS
2 4 (21.05%) Azure
2 4 (21.05%) GCP
2 4 (21.05%) GitHub
3 2 (10.53%) npm
4 1 (5.26%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (15.79%) DNS
1 3 (15.79%) TCP/IP
2 2 (10.53%) Reverse Proxy
Development Applications
1 18 (94.74%) JIRA
2 7 (36.84%) Bitbucket
3 5 (26.32%) Jenkins
3 5 (26.32%) VersionOne
4 4 (21.05%) Artifactory
4 4 (21.05%) SonarQube
5 3 (15.79%) ClearCase
5 3 (15.79%) Gerrit
5 3 (15.79%) Postman
6 2 (10.53%) Grunt
6 2 (10.53%) gulp
6 2 (10.53%) Visual Studio
6 2 (10.53%) Visual Studio Code
6 2 (10.53%) webpack
7 1 (5.26%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 1 (5.26%) Cucumber
7 1 (5.26%) Cypress.io
7 1 (5.26%) Git (software)
7 1 (5.26%) GitLab
7 1 (5.26%) Protractor
General
1 5 (26.32%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (36.84%) Administrator
1 7 (36.84%) Scrum Master
2 5 (26.32%) Systems Administrator
3 2 (10.53%) Developer
3 2 (10.53%) Full Stack Developer
3 2 (10.53%) Java Developer
3 2 (10.53%) JavaScript Developer
3 2 (10.53%) JIRA Administrator
4 1 (5.26%) Agile Scrum Master
4 1 (5.26%) Angular Developer
4 1 (5.26%) Automation Tester
4 1 (5.26%) Office 365 Manager
4 1 (5.26%) Product Manager
4 1 (5.26%) Product Owner
4 1 (5.26%) React Developer
4 1 (5.26%) Senior Automation Tester
4 1 (5.26%) Senior Tester
4 1 (5.26%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (15.79%) CSS
1 3 (15.79%) LDAP
1 3 (15.79%) REST
1 3 (15.79%) SOAP
1 3 (15.79%) Web Services
1 3 (15.79%) WireMock
2 2 (10.53%) AngularJS
2 2 (10.53%) Ember.js
2 2 (10.53%) OOCSS
2 2 (10.53%) Sass
2 2 (10.53%) Spring
2 2 (10.53%) Spring Boot
2 2 (10.53%) Spring Cloud
2 2 (10.53%) Vue.js
3 1 (5.26%) .NET
3 1 (5.26%) ASP.NET
3 1 (5.26%) Gherkin
3 1 (5.26%) HTML
3 1 (5.26%) React
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (26.32%) Linux
2 4 (21.05%) Unix
2 4 (21.05%) Windows
3 3 (15.79%) VMS
4 1 (5.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (63.16%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (57.89%) Scrum
3 8 (42.11%) Test Automation
4 7 (36.84%) Scaled Agile Framework
5 6 (31.58%) Continuous Integration
5 6 (31.58%) DevOps
5 6 (31.58%) Project Management
6 5 (26.32%) Agile Project Management
6 5 (26.32%) BDD
6 5 (26.32%) Kanban
6 5 (26.32%) TDD
7 4 (21.05%) Load Balancing
8 3 (15.79%) Build Automation
8 3 (15.79%) Configuration Management
8 3 (15.79%) Data Migration
8 3 (15.79%) Deployment Automation
8 3 (15.79%) Microservices
8 3 (15.79%) Migration
8 3 (15.79%) SOA
8 3 (15.79%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 6 (31.58%) Java
2 5 (26.32%) Ruby
3 4 (21.05%) Bash Shell
3 4 (21.05%) Perl
3 4 (21.05%) Python
4 3 (15.79%) JavaScript
5 2 (10.53%) Java 8
6 1 (5.26%) C
6 1 (5.26%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (5.26%) SC Cleared
1 1 (5.26%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) QA
System Software
1 4 (21.05%) Docker
1 4 (21.05%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (21.05%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (15.79%) Nagios
1 3 (15.79%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 4 (21.05%) Atlassian
1 4 (21.05%) Coverity
1 4 (21.05%) Google
1 4 (21.05%) VMware
2 3 (15.79%) SolarWinds
3 1 (5.26%) Red Hat