The first table below looks at the demand for OS/390 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 OS/390 over the 3 months to 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the Buckinghamshire region.

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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM OS/390 (OS390)
Rank 84 - 69
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing OS/390 1 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.077% - 0.31%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.42% - 1.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Average daily rate
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- - £300
UK excluding London average daily rate £378 £168 £300
% change year-on-year
+125.37% -44.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Operating Systems Category
Buckinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
239 230 252
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 18.41% 22.70% 26.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 89 95 92
Average daily rate £325 £325 £280
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +16.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £170 £203 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £425 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £325 £323
% change year-on-year
-3.84% +0.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 24 24
Average hourly rate £15.00 £13.50 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £10.20 £12.17
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.75 £22.25 £32.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £16.20 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -7.42%
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OS/390
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing OS/390 across the Buckinghamshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

OS/390 Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

OS/390
Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing OS/390 across the Buckinghamshire region.

OS/390 Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

OS/390
Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing OS/390 across the Buckinghamshire region.

OS/390 Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

OS/390
Top 9 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Buckinghamshire region citing OS/390 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 OS/390.

1 1 (100.00%) UNIX
1 1 (100.00%) SLA
1 1 (100.00%) IBM
1 1 (100.00%) MVS
1 1 (100.00%) Control-M
1 1 (100.00%) JCL
1 1 (100.00%) Mainframe
1 1 (100.00%) Banking
1 1 (100.00%) IBM Mainframe

OS/390
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Buckinghamshire region citing OS/390 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 OS/390. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

General
1 1 (100.00%) Banking
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Mainframe
1 1 (100.00%) IBM Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) UNIX
1 1 (100.00%) MVS
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) JCL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) Control-M
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) IBM