The first table below looks at the demand 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 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Development Applications category for the England region.

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
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
CA Gen (formerly COOL:Gen, Advantage:Gen and AllFusion Gen)
Rank 556 553 549
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -4
Contract jobs citing CA Gen 6 1 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.012% 0.002% 0.025%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.094% 0.018% 0.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 4
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£225 - £356
UK excluding London average daily rate £225 - £356
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
Average hourly rate - - £28.95
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £28.95
Development Applications Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
6404 5496 5676
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 12.98% 11.79% 10.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 4187 3524 3394
Average daily rate £400 £388 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.09% +3.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 131 134 203
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 £26.25 £25.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £47.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.80 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+0.80% -
CA Gen
UK

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
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 29 July 2014. 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
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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
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Job
Vacancies
Yorkshire - - - -
CA Gen
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CA Gen
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 (62.50%) CA
2 4 (50.00%) zOS
2 4 (50.00%) COBOL
2 4 (50.00%) SQL
2 4 (50.00%) UNIX
2 4 (50.00%) IBM
2 4 (50.00%) Mainframe
3 3 (37.50%) IBM Mainframe
3 3 (37.50%) WebLogic
3 3 (37.50%) J2EE
3 3 (37.50%) Java
3 3 (37.50%) Perl
3 3 (37.50%) PL/SQL
3 3 (37.50%) Shell Script
3 3 (37.50%) Informatica
3 3 (37.50%) BEA
4 2 (25.00%) Middleware
4 2 (25.00%) Oracle
4 2 (25.00%) VB
4 2 (25.00%) RUP
4 2 (25.00%) ClearCase
4 2 (25.00%) Documentum
4 2 (25.00%) Project Planning
4 2 (25.00%) Waterfall
4 2 (25.00%) ClearQuest
5 1 (12.50%) C
5 1 (12.50%) Performance Management
5 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
5 1 (12.50%) Pega
5 1 (12.50%) Windows 7

CA Gen
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 3 (37.50%) WebLogic
2 2 (25.00%) Documentum
3 1 (12.50%) CICS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) DB2
1 1 (12.50%) Easytrieve
1 1 (12.50%) IDMS
Development Applications
1 2 (25.00%) ClearCase
1 2 (25.00%) ClearQuest
2 1 (12.50%) VSS/SourceSafe
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Developer
2 3 (37.50%) CA Gen Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Architect
3 2 (25.00%) Software Architect
4 1 (12.50%) DBA
4 1 (12.50%) Technical Support
4 1 (12.50%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (37.50%) J2EE
2 2 (25.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 4 (50.00%) Mainframe
2 3 (37.50%) IBM Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 4 (50.00%) UNIX
1 4 (50.00%) zOS
2 1 (12.50%) Windows 7
2 1 (12.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (25.00%) RUP
1 2 (25.00%) Project Planning
1 2 (25.00%) Waterfall
2 1 (12.50%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (12.50%) Performance Management
2 1 (12.50%) Change Management
2 1 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (12.50%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (50.00%) COBOL
1 4 (50.00%) SQL
2 3 (37.50%) Shell Script
2 3 (37.50%) Java
2 3 (37.50%) Perl
2 3 (37.50%) PL/SQL
3 2 (25.00%) VB
4 1 (12.50%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) OMEGAMON
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) CA
2 4 (50.00%) IBM
3 3 (37.50%) BEA
3 3 (37.50%) Informatica
4 2 (25.00%) Oracle
5 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
5 1 (12.50%) webMethods
5 1 (12.50%) Pega