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 27 August 2014 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.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
CA Gen (formerly COOL:Gen, Advantage:Gen and AllFusion Gen)
Rank 574 559 569
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +10
Contract jobs citing CA Gen 1 1 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.002% 0.002% 0.017%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.015% 0.017% 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 2
Average daily rate
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£225 - £299
UK excluding London average daily rate £225 - £299
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Average hourly rate - - £30.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £30.40
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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
6559 5825 6023
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 13.04% 11.94% 11.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 4253 3814 3495
Average daily rate £400 £388 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £280 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 114 125 209
Average hourly rate £37.80 £37.50 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.80% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £23.75 £20.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.50 £55.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.80 £36.75 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -2.00%

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
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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, 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 5 (71.43%) CA
2 4 (57.14%) zOS
2 4 (57.14%) Mainframe
2 4 (57.14%) COBOL
2 4 (57.14%) IBM
3 3 (42.86%) UNIX
3 3 (42.86%) SQL
3 3 (42.86%) IBM Mainframe
4 2 (28.57%) Waterfall
4 2 (28.57%) VB
4 2 (28.57%) J2EE
4 2 (28.57%) Java
4 2 (28.57%) Perl
4 2 (28.57%) PL/SQL
4 2 (28.57%) RUP
4 2 (28.57%) ClearCase
4 2 (28.57%) Documentum
4 2 (28.57%) WebLogic
4 2 (28.57%) Project Planning
4 2 (28.57%) Shell Script
4 2 (28.57%) Middleware
4 2 (28.57%) ClearQuest
4 2 (28.57%) Informatica
4 2 (28.57%) BEA
5 1 (14.29%) CICS
5 1 (14.29%) Easytrieve
5 1 (14.29%) Change Management
5 1 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (14.29%) Incident Management
5 1 (14.29%) OMEGAMON

CA Gen
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, 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 2 (28.57%) WebLogic
1 2 (28.57%) Documentum
2 1 (14.29%) CICS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) DB2
1 1 (14.29%) Easytrieve
1 1 (14.29%) IDMS
Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) ClearCase
1 2 (28.57%) ClearQuest
2 1 (14.29%) VSS/SourceSafe
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Developer
2 3 (42.86%) CA Gen Developer
3 2 (28.57%) Architect
3 2 (28.57%) Software Architect
4 1 (14.29%) DBA
4 1 (14.29%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) J2EE
1 2 (28.57%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) Mainframe
2 3 (42.86%) IBM Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 4 (57.14%) zOS
2 3 (42.86%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) RUP
1 2 (28.57%) Project Planning
1 2 (28.57%) Waterfall
2 1 (14.29%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (14.29%) Performance Management
2 1 (14.29%) Change Management
2 1 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (14.29%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) COBOL
2 3 (42.86%) SQL
3 2 (28.57%) VB
3 2 (28.57%) Shell Script
3 2 (28.57%) Java
3 2 (28.57%) Perl
3 2 (28.57%) PL/SQL
4 1 (14.29%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) OMEGAMON
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) CA
2 4 (57.14%) IBM
3 2 (28.57%) BEA
3 2 (28.57%) Informatica
4 1 (14.29%) Oracle
4 1 (14.29%) Microsoft