The table below looks at the statistics for RACF skills in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited RACF over the 3 months to 27 April 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 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM Resource Access Control Facility (RACF)
Rank 122 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing RACF 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.035% - -
As % of the System Software category 0.32% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate
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£300 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £485 £355 £400
% change year-on-year
+36.61% -11.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.30 - -
RACF
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in contract jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

System Software Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
317 260 261
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 11.21% 9.56% 10.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 167 108 98
Average daily rate £400 £345 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.94% +6.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £211 £189 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £315 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 34 38
Average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -13.15%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.05 £13.65 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.41 £27.88 £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
-3.03% +6.45%

RACF
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing RACF across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the System Software category.

RACF Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

RACF
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing RACF across the Berkshire region.

RACF Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

RACF
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing RACF within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 27 April 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
Reading - 1 £300 -
RACF
South East

RACF
Top 5 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing RACF 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 RACF.

1 2 (100.00%) DB2
1 2 (100.00%) CA
1 2 (100.00%) REXX
1 2 (100.00%) Mainframe
1 2 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery

RACF
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing RACF 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 RACF. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) DB2
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) DBA
1 2 (100.00%) DB2 DBA
1 2 (100.00%) Mainframe DBA
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Mainframe
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) REXX
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) CA