The table below looks at the statistics for REXX 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 REXX over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
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Rank 126 122 -
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -
Contract jobs citing REXX 1 7 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.042% 0.27% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.12% 0.78% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
Average daily rate - £322 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £287 £488
% change year-on-year
+48.24% -41.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 0
Average hourly rate - £39.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £39.50 -
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England

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
823 902 969
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 34.54% 35.25% 40.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 478 506 537
Average daily rate £375 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £518 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 82 72 88
Average hourly rate £42.50 £39.50 £36.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.59% +9.72%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.50 £26.20 £20.26
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.68 £43.75 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £36.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%

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Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

REXX Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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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 REXX across the East of England region.

REXX Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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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 REXX across the East of England region.

REXX Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing REXX within the East of England region over the 3 months to 12 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bedfordshire - 1 - -
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England

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the East of England region citing REXX 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 REXX.

1 10 (100.00%) JCL
2 9 (90.00%) FTP
3 7 (70.00%) IBM
3 7 (70.00%) Mainframe
3 7 (70.00%) ISPF
3 7 (70.00%) Time Sharing Option
4 6 (60.00%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (60.00%) Change Management
4 6 (60.00%) Tivoli
4 6 (60.00%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
4 6 (60.00%) Unix
4 6 (60.00%) Windows
5 4 (40.00%) DB2
6 3 (30.00%) ChangeMan
6 3 (30.00%) AS400
6 3 (30.00%) System Testing
6 3 (30.00%) iSeries
6 3 (30.00%) COBOL
6 3 (30.00%) SQL
6 3 (30.00%) HACMP
6 3 (30.00%) Shell Script
7 2 (20.00%) zOS
7 2 (20.00%) Manufacturing
8 1 (10.00%) Automotive
8 1 (10.00%) QA
8 1 (10.00%) IBM Mainframe
8 1 (10.00%) MVS
8 1 (10.00%) CICS
8 1 (10.00%) RACF
8 1 (10.00%) Control-M

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Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the East of England region citing REXX 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 REXX. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (10.00%) CICS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (90.00%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (40.00%) DB2
Development Applications
1 3 (30.00%) ChangeMan
General
1 2 (20.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (10.00%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) Analyst
1 6 (60.00%) Operations Analyst
1 6 (60.00%) Tivoli Analyst
2 3 (30.00%) Developer
2 3 (30.00%) Mainframe Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Technical Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Technical Operations Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) COBOL Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) DB2 Developer
4 1 (10.00%) IBM Mainframe Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Mainframe Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (70.00%) ISPF
Miscellaneous
1 7 (70.00%) Mainframe
2 6 (60.00%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (30.00%) AS400
3 3 (30.00%) HACMP
3 3 (30.00%) iSeries
4 1 (10.00%) IBM Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 6 (60.00%) Unix
1 6 (60.00%) Windows
2 2 (20.00%) zOS
3 1 (10.00%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) Change Management
2 3 (30.00%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) JCL
2 3 (30.00%) COBOL
2 3 (30.00%) Shell Script
2 3 (30.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) QA
System Software
1 7 (70.00%) Time Sharing Option
2 6 (60.00%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
3 1 (10.00%) RACF
Systems Management
1 6 (60.00%) Tivoli
2 1 (10.00%) Control-M
Vendors
1 7 (70.00%) IBM