The table below looks at the statistics for REXX skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited REXX over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
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Rank 575 554 541
Rank change year-on-year
-21 -13
Contract jobs citing REXX 20 16 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.039% 0.032% 0.032%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.10% 0.087% 0.083%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 6 5
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£413 £396 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.10% +4.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £334 £356
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £458 £453
UK excluding London average daily rate £352 £404 £349
% change year-on-year
-12.92% +15.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average 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
19729 18403 18045
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 38.29% 37.28% 38.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 13465 11975 11391
Average daily rate £400 £390 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.56% -2.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £270 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.42% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 410 383 511
Average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £14.50 £17.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.17 £50.00 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -

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Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing REXX across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing REXX within the England region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015. 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
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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
North West - 7 £375 - 1
South East - 6 - -
London -6 2 - -
Yorkshire - 2 - -
East Midlands - 2 £450 -
South West -17 1 - -
East of England - 1 - -
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Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the 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 45 (84.91%) Mainframe
2 33 (62.26%) IBM
3 32 (60.38%) JCL
4 29 (54.72%) DB2
5 19 (35.85%) zOS
6 18 (33.96%) UNIX
6 18 (33.96%) ISPF
7 17 (32.08%) SQL
8 16 (30.19%) COBOL
8 16 (30.19%) IBM Mainframe
8 16 (30.19%) Time Sharing Option
9 15 (28.30%) CICS
9 15 (28.30%) Assembly Language
9 15 (28.30%) Finance
10 13 (24.53%) Banking
11 12 (22.64%) MS Excel
12 10 (18.87%) SAS
12 10 (18.87%) Microsoft
13 9 (16.98%) MQSeries
13 9 (16.98%) Windows
13 9 (16.98%) CLIST
13 9 (16.98%) Analytical Skills
13 9 (16.98%) Data Extraction
14 8 (15.09%) System Testing
14 8 (15.09%) Base SAS
14 8 (15.09%) SAS Data Integration Studio
14 8 (15.09%) TCP/IP
14 8 (15.09%) Configuration Management
14 8 (15.09%) Migration
14 8 (15.09%) Data Analysis

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Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the 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 15 (28.30%) CICS
2 10 (18.87%) SAS
3 9 (16.98%) MQSeries
4 1 (1.89%) StreamWeaver
4 1 (1.89%) WebSphere
Applications
1 12 (22.64%) MS Excel
2 5 (9.43%) MS Office
2 5 (9.43%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.89%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.89%) PaaS
1 1 (1.89%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 8 (15.09%) TCP/IP
2 5 (9.43%) FTP
3 2 (3.77%) Kerberos
3 2 (3.77%) SSL
3 2 (3.77%) SSH
4 1 (1.89%) Internet
4 1 (1.89%) Firewall
4 1 (1.89%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (54.72%) DB2
2 8 (15.09%) Base SAS
2 8 (15.09%) SAS Data Integration Studio
3 5 (9.43%) OLTP
4 3 (5.66%) Adabas
5 2 (3.77%) OLAP
5 2 (3.77%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.89%) Data Mining
6 1 (1.89%) Easytrieve
Development Applications
1 5 (9.43%) CA Gen
2 3 (5.66%) ChangeMan
3 2 (3.77%) MSI
4 1 (1.89%) ClearCase
4 1 (1.89%) Subversion
4 1 (1.89%) Git (software)
General
1 15 (28.30%) Finance
2 13 (24.53%) Banking
3 1 (1.89%) Retail
3 1 (1.89%) Marketing
3 1 (1.89%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.89%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (24.53%) Developer
2 12 (22.64%) Analyst
2 12 (22.64%) DBA
3 8 (15.09%) Programmer
4 7 (13.21%) SAS Developer
4 7 (13.21%) DB2 DBA
5 5 (9.43%) Designer
6 3 (5.66%) Mainframe Developer
6 3 (5.66%) Administrator
6 3 (5.66%) Mainframe Programmer
6 3 (5.66%) Mainframe DBA
7 2 (3.77%) Analyst Developer
7 2 (3.77%) Test Leader
7 2 (3.77%) Systems Programmer
7 2 (3.77%) COBOL Developer
7 2 (3.77%) Operations Analyst
7 2 (3.77%) DB2 Developer
7 2 (3.77%) Support Analyst
7 2 (3.77%) Support Engineer
7 2 (3.77%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (33.96%) ISPF
2 2 (3.77%) WPF
2 2 (3.77%) XML
2 2 (3.77%) XSD
2 2 (3.77%) EntireX
2 2 (3.77%) Middleware
2 2 (3.77%) WinForms
3 1 (1.89%) HTML
3 1 (1.89%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 45 (84.91%) Mainframe
2 16 (30.19%) IBM Mainframe
3 9 (16.98%) Data Extraction
3 9 (16.98%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (13.21%) Computer Science
5 4 (7.55%) VSAM
5 4 (7.55%) AS400
6 2 (3.77%) PKI
6 2 (3.77%) HACMP
6 2 (3.77%) iSeries
6 2 (3.77%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (1.89%) Mobile Banking
7 1 (1.89%) Performance Metrics
7 1 (1.89%) Statistics
7 1 (1.89%) Replication
7 1 (1.89%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 19 (35.85%) zOS
2 18 (33.96%) UNIX
3 9 (16.98%) Windows
4 3 (5.66%) MVS
4 3 (5.66%) Linux
5 2 (3.77%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (1.89%) OS/390
6 1 (1.89%) AIX
6 1 (1.89%) HPUX
6 1 (1.89%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (15.09%) Configuration Management
1 8 (15.09%) Migration
1 8 (15.09%) Data Analysis
1 8 (15.09%) System Testing
2 7 (13.21%) SDLC
2 7 (13.21%) Change Management
3 3 (5.66%) ITIL
3 3 (5.66%) Performance Management
4 2 (3.77%) Problem Management
4 2 (3.77%) Performance Testing
4 2 (3.77%) Unit Testing
4 2 (3.77%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (3.77%) People Management
4 2 (3.77%) Data Modelling
4 2 (3.77%) ETL
4 2 (3.77%) Business Analysis
4 2 (3.77%) Information Security
5 1 (1.89%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (1.89%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (1.89%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 32 (60.38%) JCL
2 17 (32.08%) SQL
3 16 (30.19%) COBOL
4 15 (28.30%) Assembly Language
5 9 (16.98%) CLIST
6 5 (9.43%) Shell Script
6 5 (9.43%) C
7 4 (7.55%) SELCOPY
8 3 (5.66%) Perl
8 3 (5.66%) NATURAL
9 2 (3.77%) Tcl
9 2 (3.77%) PowerShell
9 2 (3.77%) C#
9 2 (3.77%) VBScript
10 1 (1.89%) VB
10 1 (1.89%) ActionScript
10 1 (1.89%) Java
10 1 (1.89%) ActionScript 2.0
Qualifications
1 8 (15.09%) Degree
2 3 (5.66%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.89%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (11.32%) QA
2 4 (7.55%) SLA
3 1 (1.89%) COBIT
System Software
1 16 (30.19%) Time Sharing Option
2 4 (7.55%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
3 3 (5.66%) RACF
3 3 (5.66%) Job Entry Subsystem
3 3 (5.66%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.89%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 7 (13.21%) OMEGAMON
2 4 (7.55%) Tivoli
3 3 (5.66%) MAINVIEW
4 2 (3.77%) NetBackup
4 2 (3.77%) WMI
4 2 (3.77%) OpenView Configuration Management
5 1 (1.89%) CA Endevor
5 1 (1.89%) Puppet
5 1 (1.89%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (1.89%) zSecure
Vendors
1 33 (62.26%) IBM
2 10 (18.87%) Microsoft
3 5 (9.43%) CA
4 4 (7.55%) BMC
5 3 (5.66%) VMware
6 2 (3.77%) Sybase
7 1 (1.89%) Perforce
7 1 (1.89%) Sun
7 1 (1.89%) HP
7 1 (1.89%) Citrix
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