The table below looks at the statistics for JCL skills in IT contracts advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JCL over the 3 months to 2 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Job Control Language (JCL)
Rank - 139 -
Contract jobs citing JCL 0 8 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England - 0.25% -
As % of the Programming Languages category - 0.62% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 0
Average daily rate
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- £231 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £295 £305
% change year-on-year
+35.59% -3.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £29.25 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £29.25 £24.00
% change year-on-year
- +21.87%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the East of England region.

Programming Languages Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
1199 1289 927
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 38.39% 40.96% 38.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 701 809 478
Average daily rate £363 £355 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.11% +1.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £238 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 73 50 71
Average hourly rate £39.00 £34.50 £34.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.04% +0.72%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.00 £20.00 £11.72
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.50 £57.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.89 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+11.10% +2.94%

JCL
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing JCL across the East of England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

JCL Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

JCL
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

JCL Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

JCL
Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing JCL across the East of England region.

JCL Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

JCL
Top 23 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East of England region citing JCL 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 JCL.

1 3 (100.00%) REXX
2 2 (66.67%) COBOL
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) DB2
2 2 (66.67%) CA Gen
2 2 (66.67%) Mainframe
2 2 (66.67%) Assembly Language
3 1 (33.33%) SELCOPY
3 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (33.33%) Time Sharing Option
3 1 (33.33%) Change Management
3 1 (33.33%) AS400
3 1 (33.33%) ChangeMan
3 1 (33.33%) ISPF
3 1 (33.33%) iSeries
3 1 (33.33%) UNIX
3 1 (33.33%) Windows
3 1 (33.33%) FTP
3 1 (33.33%) IBM
3 1 (33.33%) Tivoli
3 1 (33.33%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
3 1 (33.33%) HACMP
3 1 (33.33%) Shell Script

JCL
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East of England region citing JCL 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 JCL. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) DB2
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) CA Gen
2 1 (33.33%) ChangeMan
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) DBA
2 1 (33.33%) Administrator
2 1 (33.33%) DB2 DBA
2 1 (33.33%) Mainframe Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Mainframe DBA
2 1 (33.33%) DB2 Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) ISPF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Mainframe
2 1 (33.33%) AS400
2 1 (33.33%) iSeries
2 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (33.33%) HACMP
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) UNIX
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) REXX
2 2 (66.67%) COBOL
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) Assembly Language
3 1 (33.33%) Shell Script
3 1 (33.33%) SELCOPY
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
1 1 (33.33%) Time Sharing Option
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) IBM