The table below looks at the statistics for REXX skills in IT contracts advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited REXX over the 3 months to 30 September 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
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
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Rank - - 72
Contract jobs citing REXX 0 0 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh - - 0.42%
As % of the Programming Languages category - - 1.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 3
Median daily rate - - £275
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £413 £393
% change year-on-year
-12.12% +5.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £26.50 -
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Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Edinburgh region.

Programming Languages Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
379 455 411
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 37.52% 26.70% 34.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 257 273 260
Median daily rate £375 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £247
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 8 4
Median hourly rate £47.25 £25.50 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+85.29% -32.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £39.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.12% +11.42%

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Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Edinburgh region citing REXX as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Programming Languages category.

REXX Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

REXX Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing REXX across the Edinburgh region.

REXX Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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Top 15 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 30 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing REXX 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for REXX.

1 8 (100.00%) DB2
2 6 (75.00%) IBM
3 5 (62.50%) Mainframe
4 3 (37.50%) SQL
4 3 (37.50%) WebSphere
4 3 (37.50%) OMEGAMON
4 3 (37.50%) CICS
4 3 (37.50%) BMC
4 3 (37.50%) CA
4 3 (37.50%) OS/2
4 3 (37.50%) zOS
4 3 (37.50%) RACF
4 3 (37.50%) Replication
4 3 (37.50%) Banking
5 2 (25.00%) Finance

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Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh 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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (37.50%) CICS
1 3 (37.50%) WebSphere
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (100.00%) DB2
General
1 3 (37.50%) Banking
2 2 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (100.00%) DB2 DBA
1 8 (100.00%) DBA
2 3 (37.50%) DB2 Support
2 3 (37.50%) Production DBA
Miscellaneous
1 5 (62.50%) Mainframe
2 3 (37.50%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 3 (37.50%) OS/2
1 3 (37.50%) zOS
Programming Languages
1 3 (37.50%) SQL
System Software
1 3 (37.50%) RACF
Systems Management
1 3 (37.50%) OMEGAMON
Vendors
1 6 (75.00%) IBM
2 3 (37.50%) BMC
2 3 (37.50%) CA