The table below looks at the statistics for zOS skills in IT contracts advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited zOS over the 3 months to 27 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
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM z/OS
Rank 93 104 -
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -
Contract jobs citing zOS 1 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.063% 0.12% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.32% 0.54% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £364 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £442 £420 £438
% change year-on-year
+5.23% -4.00%
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
England

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

Operating Systems Category
East Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
317 371 325
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 19.99% 22.55% 21.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 178 159 121
Median daily rate £375 £341 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.89% +13.74%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £163 £188 £110
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £475 £423
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £347 £313
% change year-on-year
+5.04% +11.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 44 80
Median hourly rate £14.00 £14.00 £14.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £10.20 £10.13
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.50 £23.75 £72.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.22%

zOS
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

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

zOS Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

zOS
Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

zOS Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

zOS
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing zOS within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 27 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leicestershire - 1 £364 -
zOS
England

zOS
Top 4 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 27 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing zOS 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for zOS.

1 1 (100.00%) IBM
1 1 (100.00%) Mainframe
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) IBM Mainframe

zOS
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands 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:

General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) IBM Mainframe
1 1 (100.00%) Mainframe
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) IBM