The first table below looks at the demand for CA Gen skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CA Gen over the 3 months to 23 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 West Midlands 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
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
CA Gen (formerly COOL:Gen, Advantage:Gen and AllFusion Gen)
Rank 119 - 98
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing CA Gen 2 0 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.084% - 0.35%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.05% - 3.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 4
Average daily rate
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- - £356
UK excluding London average daily rate £225 - £356
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £28.95
Development Applications Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
191 175 236
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 8.06% 8.90% 10.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 110 95 109
Average daily rate £325 £325 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -1.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £262 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £422 £455 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £343 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.18% +5.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 11 9
Average hourly rate £37.80 £37.80 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +16.30%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £30.00 £24.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £37.80 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.80 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+0.80% -
CA Gen
England

CA Gen
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

CA Gen Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

CA Gen
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

CA Gen Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

CA Gen
Top 23 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands 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 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) Perl
1 3 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) J2EE
1 3 (100.00%) WebLogic
1 3 (100.00%) UNIX
1 3 (100.00%) BEA
1 3 (100.00%) Informatica
1 3 (100.00%) Shell Script
2 2 (66.67%) Middleware
2 2 (66.67%) ClearQuest
2 2 (66.67%) VB
2 2 (66.67%) RUP
2 2 (66.67%) ClearCase
2 2 (66.67%) Documentum
2 2 (66.67%) Project Planning
2 2 (66.67%) Waterfall
3 1 (33.33%) Pega
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
3 1 (33.33%) Windows
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle
3 1 (33.33%) webMethods

CA Gen
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands 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 (100.00%) WebLogic
2 2 (66.67%) Documentum
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) ClearCase
1 2 (66.67%) ClearQuest
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Architect
1 2 (66.67%) Software Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) J2EE
2 2 (66.67%) Middleware
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) UNIX
2 1 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) RUP
1 2 (66.67%) Project Planning
1 2 (66.67%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) Perl
1 3 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) Shell Script
2 2 (66.67%) VB
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) BEA
1 3 (100.00%) Informatica
2 1 (33.33%) webMethods
2 1 (33.33%) Pega
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle