The first table below looks at the demand for REXX skills in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited REXX over the 3 months to 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the North West region.

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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
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Rank - 126 99
Contract jobs citing REXX 0 2 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West - 0.073% 1.30%
As % of the Programming Languages category - 0.22% 3.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 21
Average daily rate
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- - £337
UK excluding London average daily rate £404 £428 £337
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +27.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £29.00
Programming Languages Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
975 890 1270
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 32.20% 32.53% 39.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 556 474 687
Average daily rate £350 £308 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.63% -0.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £226 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £425 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 24 74
Average hourly rate £28.75 £31.56 £25.73
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.88% +22.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.61 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.75 £40.00 £39.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
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Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing REXX across the North West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

REXX Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

REXX Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North West region citing REXX also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited REXX.

1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) Business Objects
1 1 (100.00%) IIS
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Siebel
1 1 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (100.00%) SAS
1 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
1 1 (100.00%) SLA
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix
1 1 (100.00%) SAN
1 1 (100.00%) CA
1 1 (100.00%) Informatica
1 1 (100.00%) MVS
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (100.00%) JCL
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) Open Text
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) VMware ESX
1 1 (100.00%) Clustering
1 1 (100.00%) Wiki
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle RAC
1 1 (100.00%) QlikView

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Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North West region citing REXX also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited REXX. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (100.00%) IIS
1 1 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (100.00%) SAS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
1 1 (100.00%) SAN
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) QlikView
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Clustering
1 1 (100.00%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) MVS
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) JCL
1 1 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (100.00%) SELCOPY
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) VMware ESX
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) Business Objects
1 1 (100.00%) Siebel
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix
1 1 (100.00%) CA
1 1 (100.00%) Informatica
1 1 (100.00%) Open Text
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) IronPort