The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for CA Gen skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited CA Gen over the 3 months to 28 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

CA Gen (formerly COOL:Gen, Advantage:Gen and AllFusion Gen)
UK / England
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 577 602 588
Rank change year-on-year +25 -14  
Contract jobs citing CA Gen 6 12 17
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.014% 0.024% 0.035%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.082% 0.17% 0.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 8
Median daily rate £425 £333 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +27.81% -10.19%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £525 £333 £325
% change year-on-year +57.89% +2.30%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 5
Median hourly rate - - £39.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £39.50

CA Gen is in the development application skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for development application skills.

Contract Development Application Skills
England
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 7290 7244 6442
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 17.52% 14.66% 13.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 4924 4879 4175
Median daily rate £445 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.70% +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £314 £313 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £560 £530
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year +6.66% +3.44%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 165 171 125
Median hourly rate £42.50 £42.00 £37.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.19% +13.51%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £31.50 £28.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £50.00 £49.40
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £42.29 £37.50
% change year-on-year +0.49% +12.77%  

CA Gen
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England citing CA Gen as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Development Applications category.

Job vacancy trend for CA Gen in England

CA Gen
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for CA Gen in England

CA Gen
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for CA Gen in England

CA Gen
Contract Job Locations in England

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 England region over the 3 months to 28 March 2017. 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 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
West Midlands +14 2 - -
South East +11 2 £425 -34.61%
East of England - 2 - -
CA Gen
UK

For the 6 months to 28 March 2017, 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 across the England region with a requirement for CA Gen.

1 18 (100.00%) Java
1 18 (100.00%) Oracle
2 16 (88.89%) WebLogic
3 13 (72.22%) Unix
3 13 (72.22%) PL/SQL
3 13 (72.22%) SQL
4 12 (66.67%) Problem Management
5 11 (61.11%) J2EE
5 11 (61.11%) RUP
6 10 (55.56%) BEA
6 10 (55.56%) Informatica
6 10 (55.56%) Shell Script
6 10 (55.56%) webMethods
6 10 (55.56%) Pega
6 10 (55.56%) Waterfall
7 8 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
7 8 (44.44%) OO
7 8 (44.44%) Oracle Reports
8 7 (38.89%) Business Intelligence
8 7 (38.89%) Perl
8 7 (38.89%) CA
8 7 (38.89%) Process Improvement
8 7 (38.89%) Test Strategy
8 7 (38.89%) Oracle Database
9 6 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
9 6 (33.33%) Relational Database
9 6 (33.33%) JBoss
10 5 (27.78%) Tuxedo
10 5 (27.78%) Data Modelling
10 5 (27.78%) Windows

CA Gen
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 16 (88.89%) WebLogic
2 6 (33.33%) JBoss
3 5 (27.78%) Tuxedo
3 5 (27.78%) WildFly
4 3 (16.67%) Oracle Application Server
5 2 (11.11%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 2 (11.11%) SAS
5 2 (11.11%) SharePoint
6 1 (5.56%) Confluence
6 1 (5.56%) Documentum
6 1 (5.56%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (11.11%) MS Excel
1 2 (11.11%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (27.78%) BusinessWorks
2 3 (16.67%) Oracle EBS
2 3 (16.67%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 3 (16.67%) IaaS
1 3 (16.67%) PaaS
1 3 (16.67%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (44.44%) Oracle Reports
2 7 (38.89%) Oracle Database
3 6 (33.33%) Relational Database
4 4 (22.22%) BusinessObjects
4 4 (22.22%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
4 4 (22.22%) Crystal Reports
4 4 (22.22%) DB2
4 4 (22.22%) Oracle Database 10g
4 4 (22.22%) Oracle9i Database
4 4 (22.22%) Pentaho
4 4 (22.22%) SAP Data Services
5 3 (16.67%) Oracle Database 12c
6 2 (11.11%) Big Data
6 2 (11.11%) Hadoop
6 2 (11.11%) Oracle OWB
6 2 (11.11%) SQL Server
7 1 (5.56%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 2 (11.11%) ClearCase
1 2 (11.11%) ClearQuest
2 1 (5.56%) Ant
2 1 (5.56%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (5.56%) Jenkins
2 1 (5.56%) JIRA
2 1 (5.56%) Maven
2 1 (5.56%) Subversion
General
1 1 (5.56%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (50.00%) Developer
2 4 (22.22%) ETL Developer
2 4 (22.22%) Pentaho Developer
3 3 (16.67%) Architect
3 3 (16.67%) DBA
3 3 (16.67%) Oracle DBA
3 3 (16.67%) webMethods Developer
4 2 (11.11%) Big Data Architect
4 2 (11.11%) Data Architect
4 2 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Business Intelligence Architect
5 1 (5.56%) CA Gen Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Operations Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Oracle Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Oracle ETL Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Senior Architect
5 1 (5.56%) Senior DBA
5 1 (5.56%) Senior Operations Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Senior Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (61.11%) J2EE
2 5 (27.78%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (11.11%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 13 (72.22%) Unix
2 5 (27.78%) AIX
2 5 (27.78%) HPUX
2 5 (27.78%) Linux
2 5 (27.78%) MVS
2 5 (27.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 5 (27.78%) Windows
2 5 (27.78%) Windows 7
2 5 (27.78%) zOS
3 2 (11.11%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (66.67%) Problem Management
2 11 (61.11%) RUP
3 10 (55.56%) Waterfall
4 8 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (44.44%) OO
5 7 (38.89%) Business Intelligence
5 7 (38.89%) Process Improvement
5 7 (38.89%) Test Strategy
6 6 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
7 5 (27.78%) Configuration Management
7 5 (27.78%) Data Modelling
7 5 (27.78%) DevOps
7 5 (27.78%) ITIL
7 5 (27.78%) PRINCE2
8 4 (22.22%) Data Analysis
8 4 (22.22%) ETL
9 3 (16.67%) High Availability
9 3 (16.67%) Open Source
9 3 (16.67%) Operational Acceptance Testing
9 3 (16.67%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 18 (100.00%) Java
2 13 (72.22%) PL/SQL
2 13 (72.22%) SQL
3 10 (55.56%) Shell Script
4 7 (38.89%) Perl
Qualifications
1 2 (11.11%) SC Cleared
1 2 (11.11%) Security Cleared
2 1 (5.56%) BPSS Clearance
Vendors
1 18 (100.00%) Oracle
2 10 (55.56%) BEA
2 10 (55.56%) Informatica
2 10 (55.56%) Pega
2 10 (55.56%) webMethods
3 7 (38.89%) CA
4 5 (27.78%) TIBCO