The table below looks at the statistics for CA Gen skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CA Gen over the 3 months to 28 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
CA Gen (formerly COOL:Gen, Advantage:Gen and AllFusion Gen)
Rank 625 596 597
Rank change year-on-year
-29 +1
Contract jobs citing CA Gen 7 14 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.014% 0.028% 0.004%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.093% 0.21% 0.032%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 8 0
Average daily rate £290 £362 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-19.77% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £290 £348 -
% change year-on-year
-16.54% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £45.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £45.00 -
CA Gen
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the England region.

Development Applications Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
7551 6562 6170
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 14.74% 12.98% 12.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 5160 4252 4020
Average daily rate £425 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £285 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £540 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.84% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 146 127 120
Average hourly rate £42.45 £37.04 £38.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.60% -3.79%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.50 £27.37 £31.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £47.00 £47.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.37 £37.04 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+14.38% -2.01%

CA Gen
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing CA Gen across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

CA Gen Jobs Demand Trend in England

CA Gen
Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing CA Gen across the England region.

CA Gen Daily Rate Trend in England

CA Gen
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CA Gen across the England region over the 3 months to 28 April 2016.

CA Gen Daily Rate Histogram in England

CA Gen
Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing CA Gen across the England region.

CA Gen Hourly Rate Trend in England

CA Gen
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CA Gen within the England region over the 3 months to 28 April 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
North East - 3 £255 -
South East -3 2 £650 -
West Midlands -8 1 - -
North West - 1 - -
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CA Gen
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing CA Gen also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited CA Gen.

1 32 (68.09%) Java
1 32 (68.09%) WebLogic
2 26 (55.32%) Unix
3 25 (53.19%) Waterfall
4 24 (51.06%) Oracle
5 22 (46.81%) SQL
6 21 (44.68%) PL/SQL
6 21 (44.68%) Shell Script
7 19 (40.43%) Agile Software Development
8 17 (36.17%) Pega
8 17 (36.17%) webMethods
8 17 (36.17%) Informatica
8 17 (36.17%) J2EE
8 17 (36.17%) BEA
8 17 (36.17%) Perl
9 15 (31.91%) Linux
9 15 (31.91%) ClearCase
10 12 (25.53%) ClearQuest
10 12 (25.53%) RUP
10 12 (25.53%) User Stories
11 11 (23.40%) Project Planning
11 11 (23.40%) Oracle OWB
12 10 (21.28%) CA
12 10 (21.28%) Business Analysis
12 10 (21.28%) Software Architecture
12 10 (21.28%) Business Process Mapping
13 9 (19.15%) SWOT Analysis
14 8 (17.02%) Business Analytics
14 8 (17.02%) Analytics
15 7 (14.89%) Test Strategy

CA Gen
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing CA Gen also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited CA Gen. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 32 (68.09%) WebLogic
2 2 (4.26%) CICS
Business Applications
1 1 (2.13%) BusinessWorks
1 1 (2.13%) SAP PSCD
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (23.40%) Oracle OWB
2 2 (4.26%) DB2
3 1 (2.13%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (2.13%) Easytrieve
3 1 (2.13%) IDMS
Development Applications
1 15 (31.91%) ClearCase
2 12 (25.53%) ClearQuest
3 1 (2.13%) StarTeam
General
1 1 (2.13%) Finance
Job Titles
1 19 (40.43%) Developer
2 15 (31.91%) Analyst
2 15 (31.91%) Business Analyst
3 9 (19.15%) Architect
4 5 (10.64%) CA Gen Developer
5 4 (8.51%) Agile Business Analyst
5 4 (8.51%) Software Architect
6 3 (6.38%) Lead Developer
6 3 (6.38%) Public Sector Business Analyst
7 2 (4.26%) ABAP Developer
7 2 (4.26%) COBOL Developer
7 2 (4.26%) Java Architect
7 2 (4.26%) Java Software Architect
7 2 (4.26%) Lead Architect
7 2 (4.26%) Oracle Architect
7 2 (4.26%) Senior Software Engineer
7 2 (4.26%) Software Engineer
7 2 (4.26%) Unix Architect
8 1 (2.13%) J2EE Architect
8 1 (2.13%) SAP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (36.17%) J2EE
2 2 (4.26%) Oracle Fusion
2 2 (4.26%) Web Dynpro
3 1 (2.13%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 6 (12.77%) Mainframe
2 3 (6.38%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 26 (55.32%) Unix
2 15 (31.91%) Linux
3 6 (12.77%) zOS
4 1 (2.13%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (53.19%) Waterfall
2 19 (40.43%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (25.53%) RUP
3 12 (25.53%) User Stories
4 11 (23.40%) Project Planning
5 10 (21.28%) Business Analysis
5 10 (21.28%) Business Process Mapping
5 10 (21.28%) Software Architecture
6 9 (19.15%) SWOT Analysis
7 8 (17.02%) Analytics
7 8 (17.02%) Business Analytics
8 7 (14.89%) Test Strategy
9 4 (8.51%) Configuration Management
9 4 (8.51%) Continuous Improvement
10 3 (6.38%) Process Improvement
11 2 (4.26%) BDD
11 2 (4.26%) Product Management
11 2 (4.26%) Software Delivery
11 2 (4.26%) Test Scripting
11 2 (4.26%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 32 (68.09%) Java
2 22 (46.81%) SQL
3 21 (44.68%) PL/SQL
3 21 (44.68%) Shell Script
4 17 (36.17%) Perl
5 6 (12.77%) COBOL
6 5 (10.64%) JCL
7 2 (4.26%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 3 (6.38%) Security Cleared
2 2 (4.26%) BPSS Clearance
2 2 (4.26%) ISEB
3 1 (2.13%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.26%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 1 (2.13%) Time Sharing Option
Systems Management
1 1 (2.13%) OMEGAMON
Vendors
1 24 (51.06%) Oracle
2 17 (36.17%) BEA
2 17 (36.17%) Informatica
2 17 (36.17%) Pega
2 17 (36.17%) webMethods
3 10 (21.28%) CA
4 4 (8.51%) IBM
5 2 (4.26%) Adobe
6 1 (2.13%) SAP
6 1 (2.13%) TIBCO