The table below looks at the statistics for CICS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Nottinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CICS over the 3 months to 5 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
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM Customer Information Control System (CICS)
Rank 47 46 44
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -2
Contract jobs citing CICS 4 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 0.72% 0.62% 0.53%
As % of the Application Platforms category 5.63% 3.19% 4.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Median daily rate £356 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £425 £398
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 - -
CICS
East Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in contract jobs advertised in the Nottinghamshire region.

Application Platforms Category
Nottinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
71 94 50
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 12.84% 19.50% 13.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 51 19
Median daily rate £350 £375 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% -1.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £211 £277 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £488 £495
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 5 8
Median hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +15.38%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £20.19 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-15.77% +15.34%

CICS
Jobs Demand Trend in Nottinghamshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Nottinghamshire region citing CICS as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Application Platforms category.

CICS Jobs Demand Trend in Nottinghamshire

CICS
Daily Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

CICS Daily Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

CICS
Contract Job Locations in Nottinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CICS within the Nottinghamshire region over the 3 months to 5 May 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Nottingham +1 4 £356 -
CICS
East Midlands

CICS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire

For the 6 months to 5 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing CICS 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 Nottinghamshire region with a requirement for CICS.

1 6 (100.00%) DB2
2 4 (66.67%) COBOL
2 4 (66.67%) Mainframe
3 3 (50.00%) VSAM
4 2 (33.33%) JCL
4 2 (33.33%) SQL
5 1 (16.67%) Software Architecture
5 1 (16.67%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (16.67%) High Availability
5 1 (16.67%) Splunk
5 1 (16.67%) ArcSight
5 1 (16.67%) Relational Database
5 1 (16.67%) Physical Data Model
5 1 (16.67%) SDLC
5 1 (16.67%) Migration
5 1 (16.67%) SUSE
5 1 (16.67%) Banking
5 1 (16.67%) Data Management
5 1 (16.67%) .NET
5 1 (16.67%) J2EE
5 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
5 1 (16.67%) Java
5 1 (16.67%) C
5 1 (16.67%) C++
5 1 (16.67%) OLAP
5 1 (16.67%) JSP
5 1 (16.67%) Web Services
5 1 (16.67%) Linux
5 1 (16.67%) UML
5 1 (16.67%) Python

CICS
Top Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) Internet
1 1 (16.67%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (100.00%) DB2
2 1 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (16.67%) DataStage
2 1 (16.67%) OLAP
2 1 (16.67%) Relational Database
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) ERwin
General
1 1 (16.67%) Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Developer
2 4 (66.67%) Mainframe Developer
3 2 (33.33%) COBOL Developer
3 2 (33.33%) DB2 Developer
4 1 (16.67%) COBOL Programmer
4 1 (16.67%) DB2 DBA
4 1 (16.67%) DBA
4 1 (16.67%) Java Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Mainframe Programmer
4 1 (16.67%) Programmer
4 1 (16.67%) SQL DBA
4 1 (16.67%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) .NET
1 1 (16.67%) J2EE
1 1 (16.67%) JSP
1 1 (16.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (66.67%) Mainframe
2 3 (50.00%) VSAM
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Linux
1 1 (16.67%) SUSE
1 1 (16.67%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (16.67%) Capacity Planning
1 1 (16.67%) Data Management
1 1 (16.67%) Data Modelling
1 1 (16.67%) High Availability
1 1 (16.67%) Migration
1 1 (16.67%) Physical Data Model
1 1 (16.67%) SDLC
1 1 (16.67%) SOA
1 1 (16.67%) Software Architecture
1 1 (16.67%) UML
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) COBOL
2 2 (33.33%) JCL
2 2 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (16.67%) C
3 1 (16.67%) C++
3 1 (16.67%) Java
3 1 (16.67%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) ArcSight
1 1 (16.67%) Splunk