The table below looks at the statistics for GCOS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Ipswich region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited GCOS over the 3 months to 16 September 2014 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
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
General Electric Comprehensive Operating System (GCOS)
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing GCOS 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Ipswich - - -
As % of the Operating Systems category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate £425 - -
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 Operating Systems category in contract jobs advertised in the Ipswich region.

Operating Systems Category
Ipswich
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
27 12 53
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Ipswich 22.31% 14.63% 25.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 7 31
Average daily rate £375 £225 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+66.66% -33.82%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £148 £246
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £288 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
- +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 6
Average hourly rate £13.00 - £15.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.16 £15.85 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+1.95% -6.76%

GCOS
Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

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

GCOS Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

GCOS
Daily Rate Trend in Ipswich

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

GCOS Daily Rate Trend in Ipswich