The table below looks at the statistics for MVS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Coventry region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MVS over the 3 months to 27 September 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
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM MVS
Rank 61 47 39
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -8
Contract jobs citing MVS 1 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 0.17% 0.28% 0.55%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.28% 2.22% 2.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 2
Median daily rate £360 £525 £225
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-31.42% +133.33%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £525 £270
% change year-on-year
-28.52% +94.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £15.00 £23.75
% change year-on-year
- -36.84%
MVS
West Midlands

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

Operating Systems Category
Coventry
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
78 45 69
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 13.64% 12.53% 18.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 23 33
Median daily rate £375 £240 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+56.25% -12.72%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £105 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £425 £470
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 15 16
Median hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £31.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -52.38%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-6.06% -

MVS
Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Coventry region citing MVS as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Operating Systems category.

MVS Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

MVS
Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

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

MVS Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

MVS
Top 15 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 27 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing MVS 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 Coventry region with a requirement for MVS.

1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (100.00%) Sitecore
1 1 (100.00%) TeamCity
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (100.00%) MongoDB
1 1 (100.00%) AngularJS
1 1 (100.00%) Automation Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Octopus Deploy
1 1 (100.00%) SDLC
1 1 (100.00%) Angular 2

MVS
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (100.00%) Octopus Deploy
1 1 (100.00%) TeamCity
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) Angular 2
1 1 (100.00%) AngularJS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Automation Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (100.00%) SDLC
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C#
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Sitecore