The table below looks at the statistics for zOS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hampshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited zOS over the 3 months to 25 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
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM z/OS
Rank - 118 -
Contract jobs citing zOS 0 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire - 0.096% -
As % of the Operating Systems category - 0.31% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
Median daily rate - £340 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £442 £425 £425
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £31.30 -
% change year-on-year
+11.82% -
zOS
South East

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

Operating Systems Category
Hampshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
558 653 606
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 27.38% 31.45% 30.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 323 351 321
Median daily rate £375 £363 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% +11.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £250 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £430
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £345 £313
% change year-on-year
+5.79% +10.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 39 49 40
Median hourly rate £42.00 £16.16 £28.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+159.90% -42.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.70 £11.34 £8.73
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.00 £40.00 £52.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.22%

zOS
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Hampshire region citing zOS as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Operating Systems category.

zOS Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

zOS
Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

zOS Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

zOS
Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

zOS Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire