The table below looks at the statistics for JCL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Buckinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JCL over the 3 months to 24 August 2016 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
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Job Control Language (JCL)
Rank 69 80 76
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -4
Contract jobs citing JCL 6 13 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.67% 0.96% 0.57%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.00% 3.20% 2.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 3
Median daily rate - £303 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +0.83%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £378 £300
% change year-on-year
-0.66% +25.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 - £29.25
JCL
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Buckinghamshire region.

Programming Languages Category
Buckinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
300 406 338
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 33.41% 30.12% 27.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 150 218 206
Median daily rate £363 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £470
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 8 3
Median hourly rate £38.75 £22.50 £20.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+72.22% +9.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £22.50 £12.82
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.70 £46.00 £20.90
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £39.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +11.42%

JCL
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Buckinghamshire region citing JCL as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Programming Languages category.

JCL Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

JCL
Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

JCL Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

JCL
Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing JCL across the Buckinghamshire region.

JCL Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

JCL
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing JCL within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 24 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Milton Keynes +8 4 - -
JCL
South East

JCL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 24 August 2016, IT contractor jobs citing JCL 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 Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for JCL.

1 13 (68.42%) Mainframe
2 12 (63.16%) IBM
3 11 (57.89%) Unix
4 9 (47.37%) REXX
4 9 (47.37%) Tivoli
4 9 (47.37%) ISPF
4 9 (47.37%) Time Sharing Option
5 8 (42.11%) Analytical Skills
5 8 (42.11%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
5 8 (42.11%) FTP
5 8 (42.11%) Windows
6 7 (36.84%) Change Management
7 6 (31.58%) Finance
7 6 (31.58%) COBOL
8 5 (26.32%) DB2
8 5 (26.32%) Shell Script
9 4 (21.05%) AS400
9 4 (21.05%) Banking
9 4 (21.05%) Control-M
9 4 (21.05%) zOS
9 4 (21.05%) CICS
10 3 (15.79%) SQL
10 3 (15.79%) Oracle
10 3 (15.79%) Linux
10 3 (15.79%) HACMP
10 3 (15.79%) ChangeMan
10 3 (15.79%) iSeries
11 2 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
11 2 (10.53%) Hadoop
11 2 (10.53%) IBM Mainframe

JCL
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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 4 (21.05%) CICS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (42.11%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (26.32%) DB2
2 2 (10.53%) Hadoop
2 2 (10.53%) PowerCenter
3 1 (5.26%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 3 (15.79%) ChangeMan
General
1 6 (31.58%) Finance
2 4 (21.05%) Banking
3 1 (5.26%) Spanish Language
3 1 (5.26%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 15 (78.95%) Analyst
2 7 (36.84%) Tivoli Analyst
3 5 (26.32%) Mainframe Analyst
3 5 (26.32%) Unix Analyst
4 4 (21.05%) Wintel Analyst
5 2 (10.53%) Operations Analyst
5 2 (10.53%) Oracle Analyst
5 2 (10.53%) Systems Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) Analyst Programmer
6 1 (5.26%) Business Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) Computer Operator
6 1 (5.26%) Consultant
6 1 (5.26%) Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Programmer
6 1 (5.26%) Report Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) Senior Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Senior Software Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Software Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Technical Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (47.37%) ISPF
Miscellaneous
1 13 (68.42%) Mainframe
2 8 (42.11%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (21.05%) AS400
4 3 (15.79%) HACMP
4 3 (15.79%) iSeries
5 2 (10.53%) IBM Mainframe
6 1 (5.26%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 11 (57.89%) Unix
2 8 (42.11%) Windows
3 4 (21.05%) zOS
4 3 (15.79%) Linux
5 1 (5.26%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (36.84%) Change Management
2 2 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (10.53%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (10.53%) CRM
2 2 (10.53%) Scrum
3 1 (5.26%) Business Analysis
3 1 (5.26%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (5.26%) Data Ingestion
3 1 (5.26%) Data Modelling
3 1 (5.26%) Project Management
3 1 (5.26%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 9 (47.37%) REXX
2 6 (31.58%) COBOL
3 5 (26.32%) Shell Script
4 3 (15.79%) SQL
5 2 (10.53%) PL/SQL
6 1 (5.26%) CLIST
6 1 (5.26%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (5.26%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 9 (47.37%) Time Sharing Option
2 8 (42.11%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
3 1 (5.26%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 9 (47.37%) Tivoli
2 4 (21.05%) Control-M
3 1 (5.26%) CA Endevor
Vendors
1 12 (63.16%) IBM
2 3 (15.79%) Oracle
3 1 (5.26%) CA
3 1 (5.26%) Remedy