The table below looks at the statistics for JCL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Buckinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JCL over the 3 months to 28 January 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
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Job Control Language (JCL)
Rank 82 67 67
Rank change year-on-year
-15 0
Contract jobs citing JCL 5 7 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.45% 0.68% 0.38%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.48% 2.22% 1.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 0
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£320 £488 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-34.35% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £328 £400
% change year-on-year
-8.57% -17.96%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.50 - -
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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
338 315 190
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 30.10% 30.52% 23.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 160 184 87
Average daily rate £350 £369 £294
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.08% +25.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £225 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £380
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 9 19
Average hourly rate £30.00 £37.50 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +66.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £28.00 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £50.00 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.50 £33.25 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.76% -5.00%

JCL
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing JCL across the Buckinghamshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Buckinghamshire region citing JCL 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 JCL.

1 8 (72.73%) Mainframe
2 7 (63.64%) COBOL
3 6 (54.55%) DB2
3 6 (54.55%) Banking
4 4 (36.36%) Finance
4 4 (36.36%) IBM
4 4 (36.36%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (27.27%) Mobile Banking
5 3 (27.27%) Mentoring
5 3 (27.27%) PL/1
5 3 (27.27%) Remedy
5 3 (27.27%) Struts
5 3 (27.27%) HTML
5 3 (27.27%) Java
5 3 (27.27%) J2EE
5 3 (27.27%) Oracle
5 3 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (27.27%) Spring
5 3 (27.27%) Spanish Language
5 3 (27.27%) IBM Mainframe
5 3 (27.27%) Scrum
6 2 (18.18%) Control-M
7 1 (9.09%) Oracle Database
7 1 (9.09%) MVS
7 1 (9.09%) Internet
7 1 (9.09%) UNIX
7 1 (9.09%) SLA
7 1 (9.09%) Asset Management

JCL
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Buckinghamshire region citing JCL 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 JCL. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (54.55%) DB2
2 1 (9.09%) Oracle Database
General
1 6 (54.55%) Banking
2 4 (36.36%) Finance
3 3 (27.27%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Analyst
2 4 (36.36%) Developer
3 2 (18.18%) Analyst Programmer
3 2 (18.18%) Programmer
3 2 (18.18%) Mainframe Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Business Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Support Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Applications Support
4 1 (9.09%) Java Developer
4 1 (9.09%) J2EE Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Java Analyst Programmer
4 1 (9.09%) Java Programmer
4 1 (9.09%) DB2 Developer
4 1 (9.09%) COBOL Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Java/J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (27.27%) Struts
1 3 (27.27%) HTML
1 3 (27.27%) J2EE
1 3 (27.27%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 8 (72.73%) Mainframe
2 4 (36.36%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (27.27%) Mobile Banking
3 3 (27.27%) IBM Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 1 (9.09%) MVS
1 1 (9.09%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (27.27%) Mentoring
1 3 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (27.27%) Scrum
2 1 (9.09%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (63.64%) COBOL
2 3 (27.27%) PL/1
2 3 (27.27%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) SLA
Systems Management
1 2 (18.18%) Control-M
Vendors
1 4 (36.36%) IBM
2 3 (27.27%) Remedy
2 3 (27.27%) Oracle
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