The table below looks at the statistics for MVS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Guildford region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MVS over the 3 months to 5 February 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.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM MVS
Rank 16 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing MVS 4 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 3.67% - -
As % of the Operating Systems category 10.00% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Average daily rate £463 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 - £580
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.00 - £60.50
MVS
Surrey

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

Operating Systems Category
Guildford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
40 33 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 36.70% 17.28% 20.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 20 17
Average daily rate £350 £375 £240
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +56.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £285 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £470 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £307
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +9.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 0 1
Average hourly rate £40.00 - £13.71
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.25 £15.75 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+9.52% +5.00%

MVS
Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing MVS across the Guildford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

MVS Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

MVS
Daily Rate Trend in Guildford

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

MVS Daily Rate Trend in Guildford

MVS
Top 14 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Guildford region citing MVS 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 MVS.

1 4 (100.00%) Oracle
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
1 4 (100.00%) Cognos
1 4 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
1 4 (100.00%) SAS
1 4 (100.00%) Mainframe
1 4 (100.00%) Finance
1 4 (100.00%) Asset Management
1 4 (100.00%) Technical Architecture
1 4 (100.00%) Release Management
1 4 (100.00%) NAS
1 4 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (100.00%) SAS EBI

MVS
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Guildford region citing MVS 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 MVS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (100.00%) SAS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
1 4 (100.00%) SAS EBI
General
1 4 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Analyst
1 4 (100.00%) Architect
1 4 (100.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
1 4 (100.00%) Infrastructure Architect
1 4 (100.00%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
1 4 (100.00%) SAS Analyst
1 4 (100.00%) SAS Architect
1 4 (100.00%) Technical Analyst
1 4 (100.00%) Technical Architect
1 4 (100.00%) Technical Infrastructure Analyst
1 4 (100.00%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
Miscellaneous
1 4 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (100.00%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Asset Management
1 4 (100.00%) Release Management
1 4 (100.00%) Technical Architecture
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Cognos
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle