The table below looks at the statistics for REXX skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited REXX over the 3 months to 28 July 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
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
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Rank 624 599 579
Rank change year-on-year
-25 -20
Contract jobs citing REXX 12 22 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.024% 0.043% 0.032%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.060% 0.11% 0.087%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 7 6
Median daily rate £259 £400 £396
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-35.31% +0.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £214 £350 £334
10% offered a daily rate of more than £287 £450 £458
UK excluding London median daily rate £290 £351 £404
% change year-on-year
-17.52% -13.05%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
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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 England region.

Programming Languages Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
19910 19785 18428
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 39.89% 38.27% 37.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 13777 13540 12006
Median daily rate £425 £400 £395
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £351 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.99% +0.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 429 400 386
Median hourly rate £38.75 £37.50 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.09 £19.00 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £52.17 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%

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Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

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Daily Rate Trend in England

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

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Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

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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 REXX within the England region over the 3 months to 28 July 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
South East +12 7 - -
North East - 5 £259 -
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Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 England region with a requirement for REXX.

1 28 (96.55%) JCL
2 26 (89.66%) Mainframe
3 23 (79.31%) IBM
4 21 (72.41%) ISPF
4 21 (72.41%) Time Sharing Option
5 20 (68.97%) zOS
6 19 (65.52%) FTP
6 19 (65.52%) Analytical Skills
7 15 (51.72%) Change Management
8 13 (44.83%) TCP/IP
9 12 (41.38%) MVS
9 12 (41.38%) Firewall
9 12 (41.38%) IBM Mainframe
10 10 (34.48%) Service Delivery
11 9 (31.03%) HP
11 9 (31.03%) Unix
11 9 (31.03%) Windows
12 8 (27.59%) Tivoli
12 8 (27.59%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
12 8 (27.59%) Control-M
12 8 (27.59%) ServiceNow
13 7 (24.14%) BMC
13 7 (24.14%) CA
14 6 (20.69%) ITIL
14 6 (20.69%) Security Cleared
15 5 (17.24%) SC Cleared
16 4 (13.79%) AS400
16 4 (13.79%) Project Management
16 4 (13.79%) DB2
17 3 (10.34%) iSeries

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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 2 (6.90%) CICS
2 1 (3.45%) MQSeries
Applications
1 2 (6.90%) MS Office
2 1 (3.45%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 19 (65.52%) FTP
2 13 (44.83%) TCP/IP
3 12 (41.38%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (13.79%) DB2
2 2 (6.90%) Easytrieve
2 2 (6.90%) OLTP
3 1 (3.45%) IDMS
3 1 (3.45%) IMS/DB
Development Applications
1 3 (10.34%) ChangeMan
General
1 3 (10.34%) Finance
2 2 (6.90%) Banking
3 1 (3.45%) Wholesale Banking
Job Titles
1 10 (34.48%) Analyst
2 6 (20.69%) Tivoli Analyst
3 5 (17.24%) Mainframe Analyst
3 5 (17.24%) Support Engineer
4 4 (13.79%) Operations Analyst
4 4 (13.79%) Unix Analyst
4 4 (13.79%) Wintel Analyst
5 3 (10.34%) DBA
5 3 (10.34%) Mainframe Support
6 2 (6.90%) DB2 DBA
6 2 (6.90%) Service Analyst
7 1 (3.45%) Applications Support
7 1 (3.45%) Architect
7 1 (3.45%) Business Process Architect
7 1 (3.45%) Consultant
7 1 (3.45%) ITIL Service Analyst
7 1 (3.45%) Senior Analyst
7 1 (3.45%) Strategy Architect
7 1 (3.45%) Technical Consultant
7 1 (3.45%) Unix Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (72.41%) ISPF
2 2 (6.90%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 26 (89.66%) Mainframe
2 19 (65.52%) Analytical Skills
3 12 (41.38%) IBM Mainframe
4 4 (13.79%) AS400
5 3 (10.34%) Computer Science
5 3 (10.34%) HACMP
5 3 (10.34%) iSeries
6 1 (3.45%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 20 (68.97%) zOS
2 12 (41.38%) MVS
3 9 (31.03%) Unix
3 9 (31.03%) Windows
4 1 (3.45%) Linux
4 1 (3.45%) Windows Server
4 1 (3.45%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (51.72%) Change Management
2 10 (34.48%) Service Delivery
3 6 (20.69%) ITIL
4 4 (13.79%) Project Management
5 3 (10.34%) Business Continuity
5 3 (10.34%) Incident Management
5 3 (10.34%) Migration
5 3 (10.34%) Problem Management
5 3 (10.34%) Validation
6 2 (6.90%) Change Control
6 2 (6.90%) Quality Management
7 1 (3.45%) Asset Management
7 1 (3.45%) Business Analysis
7 1 (3.45%) CRM
7 1 (3.45%) Information Management
7 1 (3.45%) Information Security
7 1 (3.45%) ITIL V3
7 1 (3.45%) Performance Management
7 1 (3.45%) Risk Management
7 1 (3.45%) Trend Analysis
Programming Languages
1 28 (96.55%) JCL
2 3 (10.34%) COBOL
2 3 (10.34%) Shell Script
2 3 (10.34%) SQL
3 2 (6.90%) Assembly Language
3 2 (6.90%) C
3 2 (6.90%) CLIST
3 2 (6.90%) Java
4 1 (3.45%) C++
Qualifications
1 6 (20.69%) Security Cleared
2 5 (17.24%) SC Cleared
3 3 (10.34%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.90%) SLA
System Software
1 21 (72.41%) Time Sharing Option
2 8 (27.59%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 8 (27.59%) Control-M
1 8 (27.59%) Tivoli
2 2 (6.90%) CA Endevor
2 2 (6.90%) OMEGAMON
Vendors
1 23 (79.31%) IBM
2 9 (31.03%) HP
3 8 (27.59%) ServiceNow
4 7 (24.14%) BMC
4 7 (24.14%) CA
5 3 (10.34%) SAP
6 2 (6.90%) Microsoft
7 1 (3.45%) Perforce