Period
to 22 November 2017

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 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 > West Midlands
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 182 165 110
Rank change year-on-year -17 -55 +49
Contract jobs citing CA 6 50 62
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.12% 0.81% 1.27%
As % of the Vendors category 0.28% 1.72% 2.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 40 28
West Midlands median daily rate £625 £475 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +31.58% +11.76% -2.86%
10th Percentile £548 £320 £400
90th Percentile £663 £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 0 0
West Midlands median hourly rate - - -
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 West Midlands.

All Vendors
West Midlands
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 2153 2912 2146
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 44.51% 47.00% 43.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 1287 1586 1073
West Midlands median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £207 £250 £215
90th Percentile £575 £550 £540
England median daily rate £445 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +4.71% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 94 93 138
West Midlands median hourly rate £15.82 £14.50 £15.85
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +9.10% -8.52% -
10th Percentile £10.83 £10.32 £10.74
90th Percentile £48.38 £24.95 £33.34
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 West Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for CA in the West Midlands

CA
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Contractor daily rate trend for CA in the West Midlands

CA
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for CA in the West Midlands

CA
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CA within the West Midlands 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
Birmingham +11 6 £625 +47.06% 2
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 West Midlands region with a requirement for CA.

1 5 (83.33%) IIS
1 5 (83.33%) ITIL
1 5 (83.33%) Unix
1 5 (83.33%) Windows
1 5 (83.33%) Linux
1 5 (83.33%) JBoss
1 5 (83.33%) Apache
1 5 (83.33%) Tomcat
1 5 (83.33%) RDBMS
1 5 (83.33%) IBM
1 5 (83.33%) Tivoli
1 5 (83.33%) Shell Script
1 5 (83.33%) Nagios
1 5 (83.33%) Middleware
1 5 (83.33%) Micro Focus
1 5 (83.33%) JMeter
1 5 (83.33%) Serena
1 5 (83.33%) Teradata
1 5 (83.33%) SQL
1 5 (83.33%) Oracle
1 5 (83.33%) Subversion
1 5 (83.33%) PKI
1 5 (83.33%) JSON
1 5 (83.33%) Load Balancing
1 5 (83.33%) Selenium
1 5 (83.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 5 (83.33%) Continuous Integration
1 5 (83.33%) DataPower
1 5 (83.33%) TeamCity
1 5 (83.33%) Git (software)

CA
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 5 (83.33%) Apache
1 5 (83.33%) IIS
1 5 (83.33%) JBoss
1 5 (83.33%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 5 (83.33%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (83.33%) AWS CloudFormation
1 5 (83.33%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (83.33%) Hadoop
1 5 (83.33%) RDBMS
1 5 (83.33%) Relational Database
2 2 (33.33%) Big Data
3 1 (16.67%) DB2
Development Applications
1 5 (83.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 5 (83.33%) Git (software)
1 5 (83.33%) GitLab
1 5 (83.33%) Jenkins
1 5 (83.33%) JMeter
1 5 (83.33%) Selenium
1 5 (83.33%) Subversion
1 5 (83.33%) TeamCity
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) DevOps Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) AWS DevOps
2 2 (33.33%) AWS DevOps Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) AWS Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Cloud Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Linux DevOps Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Linux Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Linux/Unix DevOps
3 1 (16.67%) Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Analyst Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Azure DevOps
3 1 (16.67%) Azure DevOps Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Azure Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Business Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Developer Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Unix Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Unix Linux Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Windows DevOps Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (83.33%) JSON
1 5 (83.33%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 5 (83.33%) DataPower
1 5 (83.33%) PKI
2 1 (16.67%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 5 (83.33%) Linux
1 5 (83.33%) Unix
1 5 (83.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Continuous Deployment
1 5 (83.33%) Continuous Integration
1 5 (83.33%) DevOps
1 5 (83.33%) Infrastructure Management
1 5 (83.33%) ITIL
1 5 (83.33%) Load Balancing
1 5 (83.33%) Release Automation
1 5 (83.33%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) Shell Script
1 5 (83.33%) SQL
2 1 (16.67%) RPG
2 1 (16.67%) RPG IV
Systems Management
1 5 (83.33%) Ansible
1 5 (83.33%) Graylog
1 5 (83.33%) logstash
1 5 (83.33%) Nagios
1 5 (83.33%) Opscode Chef
1 5 (83.33%) Puppet
1 5 (83.33%) Rundeck
1 5 (83.33%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) IBM
1 5 (83.33%) Micro Focus
1 5 (83.33%) Oracle
1 5 (83.33%) Serena
1 5 (83.33%) Splunk
1 5 (83.33%) Teradata