The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies 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 23 June 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
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 601 641 630
Rank change year-on-year +40 -11  
Contract jobs citing CA Gen 1 2 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.002% 0.004% 0.016%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.012% 0.024% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Median daily rate - - £385
UK excluding London median daily rate - - £385
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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 with a requirement for development application skills.

Contract Development Application Skills
UK
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 8215 8328 7455
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 17.55% 15.48% 13.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 5625 5734 4920
Median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £313 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £363
% change year-on-year +3.12% +10.34%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 149 125 122
Median hourly rate £42.50 £42.45 £37.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +0.11% +14.72%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £27.50 £22.18
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £50.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £42.25 £37.00
% change year-on-year +0.59% +14.18%  

CA Gen
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised 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 the UK

CA Gen
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for CA Gen in the UK

CA Gen
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for CA Gen in the UK

CA Gen
Top 4 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 23 June 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
England +31 1 - - 1
West Midlands +15 1 - -
Telford - 1 - -
Shropshire - 1 - -

For the 6 months to 23 June 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 with a requirement for CA Gen.

1 12 (100.00%) Unix
2 10 (83.33%) WebLogic
2 10 (83.33%) Perl
3 9 (75.00%) PL/SQL
3 9 (75.00%) SQL
3 9 (75.00%) Oracle
3 9 (75.00%) Java
4 7 (58.33%) J2EE
4 7 (58.33%) RUP
4 7 (58.33%) Business Intelligence
4 7 (58.33%) BEA
4 7 (58.33%) Informatica
4 7 (58.33%) Shell Script
4 7 (58.33%) webMethods
4 7 (58.33%) Configuration Management
4 7 (58.33%) Pega
4 7 (58.33%) Waterfall
5 6 (50.00%) ClearQuest
5 6 (50.00%) Relational Database
6 5 (41.67%) CA
6 5 (41.67%) ClearCase
7 4 (33.33%) Data Analysis
7 4 (33.33%) Problem Management
7 4 (33.33%) SAP Data Services
7 4 (33.33%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
7 4 (33.33%) SC Cleared
7 4 (33.33%) Security Cleared
7 4 (33.33%) Pentaho
7 4 (33.33%) Data Modelling
7 4 (33.33%) ETL

CA Gen
Co-occurring 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 10 (83.33%) WebLogic
2 3 (25.00%) Confluence
2 3 (25.00%) SAS
3 2 (16.67%) Oracle SOA Suite
Cloud Services
1 3 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (50.00%) Relational Database
2 4 (33.33%) BusinessObjects
2 4 (33.33%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
2 4 (33.33%) Crystal Reports
2 4 (33.33%) Oracle Database
2 4 (33.33%) Oracle Database 10g
2 4 (33.33%) Oracle Reports
2 4 (33.33%) Oracle9i Database
2 4 (33.33%) Pentaho
2 4 (33.33%) SAP Data Services
3 3 (25.00%) Big Data
3 3 (25.00%) Hadoop
3 3 (25.00%) Oracle OWB
4 1 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 6 (50.00%) ClearQuest
2 5 (41.67%) ClearCase
3 3 (25.00%) Ant
3 3 (25.00%) Bitbucket
3 3 (25.00%) Git (software)
3 3 (25.00%) Jenkins
3 3 (25.00%) JIRA
3 3 (25.00%) Maven
3 3 (25.00%) Sonatype Nexus
Job Titles
1 5 (41.67%) Developer
2 4 (33.33%) ETL Developer
2 4 (33.33%) Pentaho Developer
3 3 (25.00%) Architect
3 3 (25.00%) Big Data Architect
3 3 (25.00%) Data Architect
4 2 (16.67%) Build and Release Engineer
4 2 (16.67%) Build Engineer
4 2 (16.67%) Release Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Business Intelligence Architect
5 1 (8.33%) CA Gen Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Development Manager
5 1 (8.33%) Linux Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Oracle Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Oracle ETL Developer
5 1 (8.33%) SCM Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Unix Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Unix Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (58.33%) J2EE
2 3 (25.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 12 (100.00%) Unix
2 3 (25.00%) Linux
3 2 (16.67%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (58.33%) Business Intelligence
1 7 (58.33%) Configuration Management
1 7 (58.33%) RUP
1 7 (58.33%) Waterfall
2 4 (33.33%) Data Analysis
2 4 (33.33%) Data Modelling
2 4 (33.33%) ETL
2 4 (33.33%) OO
2 4 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
2 4 (33.33%) Problem Management
3 3 (25.00%) Analytics
3 3 (25.00%) Process Improvement
3 3 (25.00%) Project Planning
3 3 (25.00%) Software Architecture
3 3 (25.00%) Test Strategy
4 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (16.67%) DevOps
4 2 (16.67%) Open Source
4 2 (16.67%) SOA
4 2 (16.67%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 10 (83.33%) Perl
2 9 (75.00%) Java
2 9 (75.00%) PL/SQL
2 9 (75.00%) SQL
3 7 (58.33%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 4 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (8.33%) BPSS Clearance
Vendors
1 9 (75.00%) Oracle
2 7 (58.33%) BEA
2 7 (58.33%) Informatica
2 7 (58.33%) Pega
2 7 (58.33%) webMethods
3 5 (41.67%) CA
4 3 (25.00%) Atlassian
4 3 (25.00%) Sonatype