The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of ICL products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ICL over the 3 months to 25 August 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are not representative of contractor rates within International Computers Ltd.

3 months to
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
ICL
Rank 622 624 597
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -27
Contract jobs citing ICL 13 5 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.026% 0.009% 0.020%
As % of the Vendors category 0.057% 0.021% 0.043%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 5 6
Median daily rate £415 £563 £535
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-26.22% +5.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £334 £252 £500
10% offered a daily rate of more than £427 £570 £564
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £563 £535
% change year-on-year
-26.22% +5.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
ICL
UK

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

Vendors Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
22756 23435 23317
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 45.19% 44.22% 45.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 14118 14144 13284
Median daily rate £413 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £230 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 754 1003 1033
Median hourly rate £19.00 £18.50 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.70% +2.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £43.00 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+8.10% +5.71%

ICL
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the England region citing ICL as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Vendors category.

ICL Jobs Demand Trend in England

ICL
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

ICL Daily Rate Trend in England

ICL
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

ICL Hourly Rate Trend in England

ICL
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ICL within the England region over the 3 months to 25 August 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
North West - 9 £415 -
West Midlands - 4 - -
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UK

ICL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 25 August 2016, IT contractor jobs citing ICL 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 England region with a requirement for ICL.

1 22 (81.48%) VME
2 18 (66.67%) COBOL
3 13 (48.15%) Tuxedo
3 13 (48.15%) Middleware
4 9 (33.33%) C
5 8 (29.63%) Linux
5 8 (29.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 8 (29.63%) Test Strategy
6 7 (25.93%) Subversion
6 7 (25.93%) Visual Studio
6 7 (25.93%) Red Hat
6 7 (25.93%) Eclipse
7 6 (22.22%) Unix
8 5 (18.52%) AIX
8 5 (18.52%) SQL
8 5 (18.52%) Oracle
8 5 (18.52%) Java
8 5 (18.52%) Unisys
8 5 (18.52%) Micro Focus
8 5 (18.52%) Mainframe
8 5 (18.52%) Fujitsu
8 5 (18.52%) BPSS Clearance
9 4 (14.81%) Process Improvement
9 4 (14.81%) IDMS
9 4 (14.81%) IBM
9 4 (14.81%) PL/SQL
10 3 (11.11%) Risk Analysis
10 3 (11.11%) Test Scripting
10 3 (11.11%) Knowledge Management
10 3 (11.11%) Degree

ICL
Top Related IT Skills in England 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 13 (48.15%) Tuxedo
2 2 (7.41%) TPMS
Business Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Oracle General Ledger
1 1 (3.70%) Oracle Payables
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (14.81%) IDMS
Development Applications
1 7 (25.93%) Eclipse
1 7 (25.93%) Subversion
1 7 (25.93%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (7.41%) Banking
2 1 (3.70%) Finance
2 1 (3.70%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 18 (66.67%) Developer
2 5 (18.52%) C Developer
2 5 (18.52%) Mainframe Developer
2 5 (18.52%) Middleware Developer
2 5 (18.52%) Technical Leader
3 4 (14.81%) COBOL Developer
3 4 (14.81%) Test Manager
4 3 (11.11%) IBM Mainframe Developer
5 1 (3.70%) Applications Developer
5 1 (3.70%) C Programmer
5 1 (3.70%) C# Developer
5 1 (3.70%) Linux Developer
5 1 (3.70%) Programmer
5 1 (3.70%) Unix Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (48.15%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 5 (18.52%) Mainframe
2 3 (11.11%) IBM Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 22 (81.48%) VME
2 8 (29.63%) Linux
2 8 (29.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 6 (22.22%) Unix
4 5 (18.52%) AIX
5 1 (3.70%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (29.63%) Test Strategy
2 4 (14.81%) Process Improvement
3 3 (11.11%) Automated Testing
3 3 (11.11%) Knowledge Management
3 3 (11.11%) Risk Analysis
3 3 (11.11%) Test Scripting
4 2 (7.41%) Test Automation
5 1 (3.70%) Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 18 (66.67%) COBOL
2 9 (33.33%) C
3 5 (18.52%) Java
3 5 (18.52%) SQL
4 4 (14.81%) PL/SQL
5 1 (3.70%) C#
Qualifications
1 5 (18.52%) BPSS Clearance
2 3 (11.11%) Degree
2 3 (11.11%) Security Cleared
3 1 (3.70%) SC Cleared
Vendors
1 7 (25.93%) Red Hat
2 5 (18.52%) Fujitsu
2 5 (18.52%) Micro Focus
2 5 (18.52%) Oracle
2 5 (18.52%) Unisys
3 4 (14.81%) IBM
4 2 (7.41%) HP