The table below looks at the statistics for JCL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Milton Keynes region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JCL 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
Job Control Language (JCL)
Rank 61 68 66
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -2
Contract jobs citing JCL 7 3 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 1.01% 0.37% 0.90%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.68% 1.19% 3.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
Median daily rate - £325 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £350 £353
% change year-on-year
-14.28% -0.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.25 - -
JCL
Buckinghamshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Milton Keynes region.

Programming Languages Category
Milton Keynes
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
190 253 256
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 27.30% 31.08% 28.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 92 151 149
Median daily rate £355 £338 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.18% +3.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £250 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £17.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -12.50%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £36.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -

JCL
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Milton Keynes region citing JCL as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Programming Languages category.

JCL Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

JCL
Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

JCL Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

JCL
Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

JCL Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

JCL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 25 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing JCL 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 Milton Keynes region with a requirement for JCL.

1 17 (80.95%) IBM
2 12 (57.14%) Windows
2 12 (57.14%) Mainframe
3 11 (52.38%) REXX
3 11 (52.38%) ISPF
4 9 (42.86%) COBOL
5 8 (38.10%) Unix
5 8 (38.10%) Finance
5 8 (38.10%) Analytical Skills
6 7 (33.33%) CICS
7 6 (28.57%) Tivoli
7 6 (28.57%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
7 6 (28.57%) Easytrieve
7 6 (28.57%) FTP
7 6 (28.57%) DB2
7 6 (28.57%) Change Management
7 6 (28.57%) Time Sharing Option
8 5 (23.81%) CLIST
8 5 (23.81%) Windows Server 2003
8 5 (23.81%) Mentoring
8 5 (23.81%) Windows Server
8 5 (23.81%) C++
8 5 (23.81%) MQSeries
8 5 (23.81%) zOS
8 5 (23.81%) Assembly Language
8 5 (23.81%) CA
9 4 (19.05%) Control-M
9 4 (19.05%) Banking
9 4 (19.05%) IBM Mainframe
10 3 (14.29%) CA Endevor

JCL
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes 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 7 (33.33%) CICS
2 5 (23.81%) MQSeries
Applications
1 1 (4.76%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 6 (28.57%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (28.57%) DB2
1 6 (28.57%) Easytrieve
2 1 (4.76%) Apache Hive
2 1 (4.76%) Hadoop
2 1 (4.76%) PowerCenter
Development Applications
1 3 (14.29%) ChangeMan
General
1 8 (38.10%) Finance
2 4 (19.05%) Banking
3 1 (4.76%) Retail
3 1 (4.76%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 11 (52.38%) Analyst
2 5 (23.81%) Architect
3 4 (19.05%) Mainframe Analyst
3 4 (19.05%) Solutions Architect
3 4 (19.05%) Tivoli Analyst
3 4 (19.05%) Unix Analyst
4 3 (14.29%) COBOL Developer
4 3 (14.29%) Developer
4 3 (14.29%) Wintel Analyst
5 2 (9.52%) Operations Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) Banking Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) COBOL Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) DB2 Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Developer Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) Information Architect
6 1 (4.76%) Information Systems Architect
6 1 (4.76%) Mainframe Support
6 1 (4.76%) Support Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) Technical Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) Technical Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (52.38%) ISPF
2 1 (4.76%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 12 (57.14%) Mainframe
2 8 (38.10%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (19.05%) IBM Mainframe
4 3 (14.29%) AS400
4 3 (14.29%) HACMP
4 3 (14.29%) iSeries
5 1 (4.76%) VSAM
Operating Systems
1 12 (57.14%) Windows
2 8 (38.10%) Unix
3 5 (23.81%) Windows Server
3 5 (23.81%) Windows Server 2003
3 5 (23.81%) zOS
4 2 (9.52%) MVS
5 1 (4.76%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (28.57%) Change Management
2 5 (23.81%) Mentoring
3 1 (4.76%) ITIL
3 1 (4.76%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (52.38%) REXX
2 9 (42.86%) COBOL
3 5 (23.81%) Assembly Language
3 5 (23.81%) C++
3 5 (23.81%) CLIST
4 3 (14.29%) Shell Script
5 1 (4.76%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (4.76%) SC Cleared
1 1 (4.76%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.76%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (28.57%) Time Sharing Option
1 6 (28.57%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
2 1 (4.76%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 6 (28.57%) Tivoli
2 4 (19.05%) Control-M
3 3 (14.29%) CA Endevor
4 1 (4.76%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (4.76%) MAINVIEW
Vendors
1 17 (80.95%) IBM
2 5 (23.81%) CA
3 3 (14.29%) HP
4 2 (9.52%) Oracle
5 1 (4.76%) Microsoft
5 1 (4.76%) Remedy
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