The table below looks at the statistics for JCL skills in IT contracts advertised for the North East region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JCL over the 3 months to 26 February 2017 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
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Job Control Language (JCL)
England / North East
Rank - 67 56
Contract jobs citing JCL 0 11 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East - 1.25% 0.33%
As % of the Programming Languages category - 3.13% 0.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 7 1
Median daily rate - £300 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +9.09%
UK excluding London median daily rate £433 £325 £315
% change year-on-year
+33.07% +3.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £19.50 £39.50
% change year-on-year
-7.69% -50.63%

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

Programming Languages Category
North East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
338 352 217
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 38.67% 40.05% 36.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 239 223 138
Median daily rate £350 £375 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +13.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 5 6
Median hourly rate £40.00 £15.25 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+162.29% -49.16%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.20 £14.60 £13.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £62.00 £20.10 £38.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £40.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +11.11%

JCL
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

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

JCL Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

JCL
Daily Rate Trend in the North East

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

JCL Daily Rate Trend in the North East

JCL
Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

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

JCL Hourly Rate Trend in the North East