The table below looks at the statistics for zOS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Coventry region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited zOS over the 3 months to 24 May 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
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM z/OS
Rank - - 40
Contract jobs citing zOS 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry - - 0.27%
As % of the Operating Systems category - - 1.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £440 £425 £425
% change year-on-year
+3.47% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £31.30 -
% change year-on-year
+11.82% -
zOS
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
52 63 69
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 14.69% 19.33% 18.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 34 44
Median daily rate £375 £325 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £121 £150 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £365 £423
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £347 £313
% change year-on-year
+4.32% +11.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 6 8
Median hourly rate £12.50 £14.00 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.71% +7.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £11.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.85 £21.00 £14.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £15.85 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+4.10% +2.25%

zOS
Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

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

zOS Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

zOS
Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

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

zOS Daily Rate Trend in Coventry