The table below looks at the statistics for CICS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bradford region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CICS over the 3 months to 1 May 2016 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.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM Customer Information Control System (CICS)
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing CICS 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bradford - - -
As % of the Application Platforms category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £369 £425 £398
% change year-on-year
-13.23% +6.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.50 - -
CICS
West Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in contract jobs advertised in the Bradford region.

Application Platforms Category
Bradford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
33 41 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bradford 24.09% 15.95% 12.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 16 11
Average daily rate £425 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% +7.14%
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 2
Average hourly rate £21.00 £9.50 £11.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+121.05% -19.14%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £20.19 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-15.77% +15.34%

CICS
Jobs Demand Trend in Bradford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing CICS across the Bradford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

CICS Jobs Demand Trend in Bradford