The table below looks at the statistics for CA Gen skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CA Gen over the 3 months to 4 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
CA Gen (formerly COOL:Gen, Advantage:Gen and AllFusion Gen)
Rank 641 622 619
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -3
Contract jobs citing CA Gen 6 14 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.011% 0.025% 0.004%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.073% 0.19% 0.029%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 8 0
Median daily rate £470 £362 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.01% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £470 £348 -
% change year-on-year
+35.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £45.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £45.00 -

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

Development Applications Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
8257 7198 6846
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 14.85% 12.89% 12.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 5633 4609 4386
Median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £288 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £530 £522
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.10% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 154 147 135
Median hourly rate £42.29 £37.04 £38.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.17% -3.79%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.50 £25.95 £31.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £47.00 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.25 £37.27 £38.50
% change year-on-year
+13.36% -3.19%

CA Gen
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing CA Gen as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Development Applications category.

CA Gen Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

CA Gen
Daily Rate Trend

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

CA Gen Daily Rate Trend in the UK

CA Gen
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CA Gen within the UK over the 3 months to 4 May 2016.

CA Gen Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

CA Gen
Hourly Rate Trend

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

CA Gen Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

CA Gen
Top 10 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CA Gen within the UK over the 3 months to 4 May 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -29 6 £470 +30.01%
South East -5 2 £650 -
West Sussex -18 2 £650 -
Newcastle upon Tyne - 2 £290 -
Worthing - 2 £650 -
Tyne and Wear - 2 £290 -
North East - 2 £290 -
West Midlands -12 1 - -
Manchester - 1 - -
North West - 1 - -

CA Gen
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 4 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing CA Gen also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for CA Gen.

1 31 (67.39%) Java
1 31 (67.39%) WebLogic
2 25 (54.35%) Unix
2 25 (54.35%) Waterfall
3 23 (50.00%) Oracle
4 21 (45.65%) SQL
5 20 (43.48%) PL/SQL
5 20 (43.48%) Shell Script
6 19 (41.30%) Agile Software Development
7 16 (34.78%) Pega
7 16 (34.78%) webMethods
7 16 (34.78%) Informatica
7 16 (34.78%) J2EE
7 16 (34.78%) BEA
7 16 (34.78%) Perl
8 15 (32.61%) Linux
9 14 (30.43%) ClearCase
10 12 (26.09%) RUP
10 12 (26.09%) ClearQuest
10 12 (26.09%) User Stories
11 11 (23.91%) Project Planning
11 11 (23.91%) Oracle OWB
12 10 (21.74%) CA
12 10 (21.74%) Business Analysis
12 10 (21.74%) Business Process Mapping
13 9 (19.57%) Software Architecture
13 9 (19.57%) SWOT Analysis
14 8 (17.39%) Business Analytics
14 8 (17.39%) Analytics
15 7 (15.22%) Test Strategy

CA Gen
Top Related IT Skills 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 31 (67.39%) WebLogic
2 2 (4.35%) CICS
Business Applications
1 1 (2.17%) BusinessWorks
1 1 (2.17%) SAP PSCD
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (23.91%) Oracle OWB
2 2 (4.35%) DB2
3 1 (2.17%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (2.17%) Easytrieve
3 1 (2.17%) IDMS
Development Applications
1 14 (30.43%) ClearCase
2 12 (26.09%) ClearQuest
3 1 (2.17%) StarTeam
General
1 1 (2.17%) Finance
Job Titles
1 19 (41.30%) Developer
2 15 (32.61%) Analyst
2 15 (32.61%) Business Analyst
3 8 (17.39%) Architect
4 5 (10.87%) CA Gen Developer
5 4 (8.70%) Agile Business Analyst
6 3 (6.52%) Lead Developer
6 3 (6.52%) Public Sector Business Analyst
6 3 (6.52%) Software Architect
7 2 (4.35%) ABAP Developer
7 2 (4.35%) COBOL Developer
7 2 (4.35%) Senior Software Engineer
7 2 (4.35%) Software Engineer
8 1 (2.17%) CRM Developer
8 1 (2.17%) IT Business Analyst
8 1 (2.17%) Java Architect
8 1 (2.17%) Java Software Architect
8 1 (2.17%) Java/J2EE Developer
8 1 (2.17%) Oracle Architect
8 1 (2.17%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (34.78%) J2EE
2 2 (4.35%) Oracle Fusion
2 2 (4.35%) Web Dynpro
3 1 (2.17%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 6 (13.04%) Mainframe
2 3 (6.52%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 25 (54.35%) Unix
2 15 (32.61%) Linux
3 6 (13.04%) zOS
4 1 (2.17%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (54.35%) Waterfall
2 19 (41.30%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (26.09%) RUP
3 12 (26.09%) User Stories
4 11 (23.91%) Project Planning
5 10 (21.74%) Business Analysis
5 10 (21.74%) Business Process Mapping
6 9 (19.57%) Software Architecture
6 9 (19.57%) SWOT Analysis
7 8 (17.39%) Analytics
7 8 (17.39%) Business Analytics
8 7 (15.22%) Test Strategy
9 4 (8.70%) Configuration Management
9 4 (8.70%) Continuous Improvement
10 3 (6.52%) Process Improvement
11 2 (4.35%) BDD
11 2 (4.35%) Product Management
11 2 (4.35%) Software Delivery
11 2 (4.35%) Software Engineering
11 2 (4.35%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 31 (67.39%) Java
2 21 (45.65%) SQL
3 20 (43.48%) PL/SQL
3 20 (43.48%) Shell Script
4 16 (34.78%) Perl
5 6 (13.04%) COBOL
6 5 (10.87%) JCL
7 2 (4.35%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 3 (6.52%) Security Cleared
2 2 (4.35%) BPSS Clearance
2 2 (4.35%) ISEB
3 1 (2.17%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.35%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 1 (2.17%) Time Sharing Option
Systems Management
1 1 (2.17%) OMEGAMON
Vendors
1 23 (50.00%) Oracle
2 16 (34.78%) BEA
2 16 (34.78%) Informatica
2 16 (34.78%) Pega
2 16 (34.78%) webMethods
3 10 (21.74%) CA
4 4 (8.70%) IBM
5 2 (4.35%) Adobe
6 1 (2.17%) SAP
6 1 (2.17%) TIBCO