The table below looks at the statistics for MVS 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 MVS over the 3 months to 25 June 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 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM MVS
Rank - 64 65
Contract jobs citing MVS 0 10 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes - 1.20% 0.44%
As % of the Operating Systems category - 4.95% 2.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 5 0
Median daily rate - £475 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £307 £543 £525
% change year-on-year
-43.36% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £30.00
MVS
Buckinghamshire

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

Operating Systems Category
Milton Keynes
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
139 202 187
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 21.29% 24.28% 20.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 84 77
Median daily rate £390 £350 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.42% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £243 £176
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £348 £308
% change year-on-year
+4.31% +13.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 10 17
Median hourly rate £12.00 £16.14 £15.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.65% +5.83%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £13.30 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.13 £22.50 £20.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £16.20 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +8.00%

MVS
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

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

MVS Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

MVS
Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

MVS Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

MVS
Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

MVS Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

MVS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 25 June 2016, IT contractor jobs citing MVS 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 MVS.

1 8 (100.00%) Finance
2 7 (87.50%) Unix
2 7 (87.50%) Windows
3 5 (62.50%) SLA
3 5 (62.50%) Mainframe
4 4 (50.00%) Windows NT
4 4 (50.00%) Retail
4 4 (50.00%) ITIL
5 3 (37.50%) CA Wily
5 3 (37.50%) DB2
5 3 (37.50%) Tivoli
6 2 (25.00%) SQL
6 2 (25.00%) Oracle
6 2 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (25.00%) SAS
6 2 (25.00%) Data Quality
6 2 (25.00%) Data Integration
6 2 (25.00%) Coaching
6 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (25.00%) Data Management
6 2 (25.00%) Validation
6 2 (25.00%) Control-M
6 2 (25.00%) JCL
7 1 (12.50%) Remedy
7 1 (12.50%) VSAM
7 1 (12.50%) CA Endevor
7 1 (12.50%) jQuery
7 1 (12.50%) Line Management
7 1 (12.50%) COBOL
7 1 (12.50%) MAINVIEW

MVS
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 2 (25.00%) SAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (37.50%) DB2
2 2 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
General
1 8 (100.00%) Finance
2 4 (50.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 1 (12.50%) Analyst
1 1 (12.50%) COBOL Developer
1 1 (12.50%) Computer Operator
1 1 (12.50%) Developer
1 1 (12.50%) MVS Operator
1 1 (12.50%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 5 (62.50%) Mainframe
2 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (25.00%) Data Integration
3 1 (12.50%) VSAM
Operating Systems
1 7 (87.50%) Unix
1 7 (87.50%) Windows
2 4 (50.00%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) ITIL
2 2 (25.00%) Coaching
2 2 (25.00%) Data Management
2 2 (25.00%) Validation
3 1 (12.50%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) JCL
1 2 (25.00%) SQL
2 1 (12.50%) COBOL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (62.50%) SLA
2 2 (25.00%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 3 (37.50%) CA Wily
1 3 (37.50%) Tivoli
2 2 (25.00%) Control-M
3 1 (12.50%) CA Endevor
3 1 (12.50%) MAINVIEW
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Oracle
2 1 (12.50%) IBM
2 1 (12.50%) Remedy