The table below looks at the statistics for CA Gen skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CA Gen over the 3 months to 27 January 2015 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 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
CA Gen (formerly COOL:Gen, Advantage:Gen and AllFusion Gen)
Rank 565 557 536
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -21
Contract jobs citing CA Gen 12 1 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.024% 0.002% 0.015%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.18% 0.017% 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
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£438 - £313
UK excluding London average daily rate - - £313
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 0
Average hourly rate £39.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.50 - -

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
6852 5790 5362
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 13.48% 11.89% 11.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 4631 3680 3330
Average daily rate £400 £385 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £270 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £525 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £342 £338
% change year-on-year
+9.64% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 123 126 209
Average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £36.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -2.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £15.00 £22.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £52.50 £43.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -2.77%

CA Gen
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing CA Gen within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within 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
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 2 Contract Locations

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 UK over the 3 months to 27 January 2015. 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
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -17 5 £438 -
London - 1 £438 -

CA Gen
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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 8 (66.67%) Oracle
1 8 (66.67%) UNIX
2 7 (58.33%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 7 (58.33%) Java
2 7 (58.33%) CA
3 6 (50.00%) Web Services
4 5 (41.67%) SQL
4 5 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (33.33%) SC Cleared
5 4 (33.33%) Security Cleared
5 4 (33.33%) SELCOPY
5 4 (33.33%) DB2
5 4 (33.33%) COBOL
5 4 (33.33%) Assembly Language
5 4 (33.33%) REXX
5 4 (33.33%) JCL
5 4 (33.33%) Mainframe
6 3 (25.00%) C
7 2 (16.67%) C#
7 2 (16.67%) Mentoring
7 2 (16.67%) Software Engineering
8 1 (8.33%) Problem Management
8 1 (8.33%) Captiva
8 1 (8.33%) Pega
8 1 (8.33%) Waterfall
8 1 (8.33%) Test Strategy
8 1 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
8 1 (8.33%) webMethods
8 1 (8.33%) Configuration Management
8 1 (8.33%) Shell Script

CA Gen
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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 1 (8.33%) Captiva
1 1 (8.33%) WebLogic
1 1 (8.33%) Documentum
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (33.33%) DB2
Development Applications
1 7 (58.33%) VSS/SourceSafe
Job Titles
1 9 (75.00%) Developer
2 4 (33.33%) DBA
3 2 (16.67%) Software Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Analyst Programmer
3 2 (16.67%) Programmer
3 2 (16.67%) Administrator
3 2 (16.67%) Developer Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Mainframe DBA
4 1 (8.33%) Applications Developer
4 1 (8.33%) DB2 DBA
4 1 (8.33%) Mainframe Developer
4 1 (8.33%) DB2 Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Documentum Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (50.00%) Web Services
2 1 (8.33%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 4 (33.33%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 8 (66.67%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (16.67%) Mentoring
2 2 (16.67%) Software Engineering
3 1 (8.33%) Problem Management
3 1 (8.33%) Waterfall
3 1 (8.33%) Test Strategy
3 1 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (8.33%) Configuration Management
3 1 (8.33%) OO
3 1 (8.33%) RUP
3 1 (8.33%) Data Modelling
3 1 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 7 (58.33%) Java
2 5 (41.67%) SQL
3 4 (33.33%) SELCOPY
3 4 (33.33%) COBOL
3 4 (33.33%) Assembly Language
3 4 (33.33%) REXX
3 4 (33.33%) JCL
4 3 (25.00%) C
5 2 (16.67%) C#
6 1 (8.33%) Shell Script
6 1 (8.33%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 4 (33.33%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 8 (66.67%) Oracle
2 7 (58.33%) CA
3 1 (8.33%) Pega
3 1 (8.33%) webMethods
3 1 (8.33%) Informatica
3 1 (8.33%) Business Objects
3 1 (8.33%) BEA