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 3 May 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
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
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Rank 603 567 574
Rank change year-on-year
-36 +7
Contract jobs citing REXX 18 33 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.035% 0.065% 0.057%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.092% 0.17% 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 18 13
Median daily rate £315 £360 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +1.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £293 £287 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £450 £473
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £400 £318
% change year-on-year
-9.37% +25.98%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £45.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £45.00 -
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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
19570 19093 18879
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 38.40% 37.70% 37.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 13603 12591 12474
Median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 423 414 452
Median hourly rate £38.50 £36.00 £36.40
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.94% -1.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £20.00 £18.32
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £45.00 £46.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £36.00 £36.50
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -1.36%

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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.

REXX Jobs Demand Trend in England

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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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Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing REXX across the England region over the 3 months to 3 May 2016.

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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 3 May 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 East -29 8 £300 -
South East +1 5 - - 1
North West -20 4 £315 -25.88%
London - 1 £425 -
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Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 3 May 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 42 (93.33%) JCL
2 34 (75.56%) IBM
3 31 (68.89%) Mainframe
4 27 (60.00%) zOS
5 26 (57.78%) ISPF
6 24 (53.33%) CICS
7 22 (48.89%) CA
7 22 (48.89%) COBOL
8 19 (42.22%) Assembly Language
8 19 (42.22%) Time Sharing Option
9 18 (40.00%) C++
10 16 (35.56%) Windows
10 16 (35.56%) FTP
10 16 (35.56%) Analytical Skills
11 15 (33.33%) CLIST
11 15 (33.33%) DB2
12 14 (31.11%) Easytrieve
12 14 (31.11%) IBM Mainframe
13 13 (28.89%) Finance
13 13 (28.89%) MVS
14 12 (26.67%) Windows Server 2003
14 12 (26.67%) Change Management
14 12 (26.67%) MQSeries
14 12 (26.67%) Windows Server
15 11 (24.44%) Banking
16 10 (22.22%) Tivoli
16 10 (22.22%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
16 10 (22.22%) HP
17 9 (20.00%) Mentoring
18 8 (17.78%) Linux

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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 24 (53.33%) CICS
2 12 (26.67%) MQSeries
3 7 (15.56%) WebSphere
4 6 (13.33%) Apache
4 6 (13.33%) IIS
5 1 (2.22%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 6 (13.33%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.44%) MS Office
3 1 (2.22%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 16 (35.56%) FTP
2 8 (17.78%) TCP/IP
3 7 (15.56%) Firewall
4 6 (13.33%) SSL
4 6 (13.33%) WinSCP
5 1 (2.22%) SNA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (33.33%) DB2
2 14 (31.11%) Easytrieve
3 6 (13.33%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
3 6 (13.33%) MS Access
3 6 (13.33%) SQL Server
3 6 (13.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 6 (13.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (4.44%) Adabas
4 2 (4.44%) OLTP
5 1 (2.22%) IMS/DB
Development Applications
1 6 (13.33%) Eclipse
1 6 (13.33%) Visual Studio
2 2 (4.44%) ChangeMan
General
1 13 (28.89%) Finance
2 11 (24.44%) Banking
3 1 (2.22%) Wholesale Banking
Job Titles
1 12 (26.67%) Analyst
1 12 (26.67%) Architect
2 10 (22.22%) Developer
3 8 (17.78%) Solutions Architect
4 6 (13.33%) Applications Developer
4 6 (13.33%) Microsoft Developer
4 6 (13.33%) Operations Analyst
5 5 (11.11%) Mainframe Analyst
5 5 (11.11%) Support Engineer
6 4 (8.89%) Analyst Developer
7 3 (6.67%) Mainframe Operations Analyst
7 3 (6.67%) Mainframe Support
8 2 (4.44%) DB2 DBA
8 2 (4.44%) Senior Applications Developer
8 2 (4.44%) Senior Developer
8 2 (4.44%) Senior Microsoft Developer
8 2 (4.44%) Systems Architect
8 2 (4.44%) Tivoli Analyst
8 2 (4.44%) Unix Analyst
8 2 (4.44%) Wintel Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (57.78%) ISPF
2 6 (13.33%) .NET
2 6 (13.33%) ASP.NET
3 2 (4.44%) HTML
4 1 (2.22%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 31 (68.89%) Mainframe
2 16 (35.56%) Analytical Skills
3 14 (31.11%) IBM Mainframe
4 6 (13.33%) VSAM
5 2 (4.44%) AS400
5 2 (4.44%) HACMP
5 2 (4.44%) iSeries
6 1 (2.22%) Data Centre
6 1 (2.22%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 27 (60.00%) zOS
2 16 (35.56%) Windows
3 13 (28.89%) MVS
4 12 (26.67%) Windows Server
4 12 (26.67%) Windows Server 2003
5 8 (17.78%) Linux
6 5 (11.11%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (26.67%) Change Management
2 9 (20.00%) Mentoring
3 6 (13.33%) Service Delivery
4 4 (8.89%) Incident Management
5 3 (6.67%) ITIL
5 3 (6.67%) Problem Management
6 2 (4.44%) Change Control
6 2 (4.44%) Migration
6 2 (4.44%) Project Management
6 2 (4.44%) Quality Management
6 2 (4.44%) Risk Management
7 1 (2.22%) Asset Management
7 1 (2.22%) Business Analysis
7 1 (2.22%) Data Centre Operations
7 1 (2.22%) Information Management
7 1 (2.22%) Information Security
7 1 (2.22%) Performance Management
7 1 (2.22%) Performance Tuning
7 1 (2.22%) SDLC
7 1 (2.22%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 42 (93.33%) JCL
2 22 (48.89%) COBOL
3 19 (42.22%) Assembly Language
4 18 (40.00%) C++
5 15 (33.33%) CLIST
6 8 (17.78%) Java
7 6 (13.33%) C#
7 6 (13.33%) JavaScript
7 6 (13.33%) Perl
7 6 (13.33%) VBA
8 2 (4.44%) C
8 2 (4.44%) Shell Script
8 2 (4.44%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (13.33%) Security Cleared
2 4 (8.89%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.44%) SLA
2 1 (2.22%) QA
System Software
1 19 (42.22%) Time Sharing Option
2 10 (22.22%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
3 4 (8.89%) RACF
4 1 (2.22%) ACF2
Systems Management
1 10 (22.22%) Tivoli
2 7 (15.56%) Control-M
3 2 (4.44%) CA Endevor
3 2 (4.44%) OMEGAMON
Vendors
1 34 (75.56%) IBM
2 22 (48.89%) CA
3 10 (22.22%) HP
4 8 (17.78%) Microsoft
5 6 (13.33%) Micro Focus
6 5 (11.11%) BMC
7 3 (6.67%) ServiceNow
8 1 (2.22%) Perforce
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