The table below looks at the statistics for RACF skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited RACF over the 3 months to 30 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
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM Resource Access Control Facility (RACF)
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing RACF 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire - - -
As % of the System Software category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £448 £445 £481
% change year-on-year
+0.56% -7.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £12.75 £29.25
% change year-on-year
- -56.41%
RACF
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in contract jobs advertised in the Cheshire region.

System Software Category
Cheshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
65 111 96
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 8.64% 10.41% 11.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 63 44
Median daily rate £333 £325 £290
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.30% +12.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £220 £132
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £625 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £340 £315
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +7.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 15 23
Median hourly rate £13.50 £14.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.57% -20.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+11.76% +3.03%

RACF
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cheshire region citing RACF as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the System Software category.

RACF Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

RACF
Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

RACF Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire