The table below looks at the statistics for ISPF skills in IT contracts advertised for the Buckinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ISPF over the 3 months to 23 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IBM Interactive System Productivity Facility (ISPF)
South East / Buckinghamshire
Rank - 65 -
Contract jobs citing ISPF 0 9 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire - 0.91% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 3.35% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 6 0
Median daily rate - £523 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £440 £425 £373
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +14.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised in the Buckinghamshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Buckinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
218 269 267
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 23.49% 27.14% 22.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 113 160 161
Median daily rate £350 £355 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.40% +5.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £300 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 0
Median hourly rate £13.50 £14.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.89% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.75 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +13.97%

ISPF
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Buckinghamshire region citing ISPF as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

ISPF Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

ISPF
Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

ISPF Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire