The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the East of England region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
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Rank - - 131
Contract jobs citing REXX 0 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England - - 0.13%
As % of the Programming Languages category - - 0.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Average daily rate - - £175
UK excluding London average daily rate £318 £400 £320
% change year-on-year
-20.62% +25.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Average hourly rate - - £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £30.00
Programming Languages Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
1196 870 1339
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 37.93% 38.63% 42.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 655 481 667
Average daily rate £350 £313 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.00% -3.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £333 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.30% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 79 75 128
Average hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £36.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +4.16%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.00 £27.33 £26.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.75 £50.00 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +2.94%
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England

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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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Top 15 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 1 (100.00%) DB2
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) LDAP
1 1 (100.00%) FTP
1 1 (100.00%) SLA
1 1 (100.00%) IBM
1 1 (100.00%) CICS
1 1 (100.00%) zOS
1 1 (100.00%) Control-M
1 1 (100.00%) RACF
1 1 (100.00%) JCL
1 1 (100.00%) Information Security
1 1 (100.00%) Banking
1 1 (100.00%) ISPF
1 1 (100.00%) International Banking

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Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 (100.00%) CICS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) LDAP
1 1 (100.00%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) DB2
General
1 1 (100.00%) Banking
1 1 (100.00%) International Banking
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) ISPF
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) JCL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) RACF
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) Control-M
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) IBM