The table below looks at the statistics for MVS 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 MVS over the 3 months to 24 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM MVS
Rank 82 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing MVS 3 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.23% - -
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.08% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
Average daily rate
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£475 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £525 £355 £325
% change year-on-year
+47.88% +9.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
MVS
South East

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

Operating Systems Category
Buckinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
278 280 157
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 21.32% 23.55% 18.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 95 104 62
Average daily rate £395 £275 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+43.63% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £145 £135
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £435 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £320 £320
% change year-on-year
+7.81% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 25 38
Average hourly rate £16.00 £15.35 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.23% +5.86%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £112.00 £27.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.50 £16.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-3.12% -

MVS
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing MVS across the Buckinghamshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

MVS Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

MVS
Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

MVS Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

MVS
Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

MVS Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

MVS
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MVS within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 24 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
Milton Keynes - 3 £475 - 2
MVS
South East

MVS
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Buckinghamshire region citing MVS 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 MVS.

1 3 (75.00%) C#
1 3 (75.00%) SQL
1 3 (75.00%) .NET
1 3 (75.00%) ASP.NET
1 3 (75.00%) Web Services
1 3 (75.00%) MVC
1 3 (75.00%) Scrum
1 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (75.00%) Web Development
1 3 (75.00%) .NET Framework
1 3 (75.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 3 (75.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 3 (75.00%) Entity Framework
1 3 (75.00%) ASP.NET MVC 3
1 3 (75.00%) Razor View Engine
1 3 (75.00%) Web Application Development
2 1 (25.00%) CA Wily
2 1 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL
2 1 (25.00%) UNIX
2 1 (25.00%) SLA
2 1 (25.00%) Tivoli
2 1 (25.00%) Mainframe

MVS
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Buckinghamshire region citing MVS 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 MVS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Development Applications
1 3 (75.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Developer
1 3 (75.00%) Web Developer
1 3 (75.00%) Senior Developer
1 3 (75.00%) Senior Web Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Computer Operator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) .NET
1 3 (75.00%) ASP.NET
1 3 (75.00%) Web Services
1 3 (75.00%) .NET Framework
1 3 (75.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 3 (75.00%) Entity Framework
1 3 (75.00%) ASP.NET MVC 3
1 3 (75.00%) Razor View Engine
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) MVC
1 3 (75.00%) Scrum
1 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (75.00%) Web Development
1 3 (75.00%) Web Application Development
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) C#
1 3 (75.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) CA Wily
1 1 (25.00%) Tivoli