The table below looks at the statistics for CICS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Nottinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CICS over the 3 months to 1 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM Customer Information Control System (CICS)
Rank 34 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing CICS 7 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 1.76% - -
As % of the Application Platforms category 8.97% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 0
Average daily rate
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£650 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £325 £275
% change year-on-year
+15.38% +18.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.25 - £37.50
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
78 66 45
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 19.65% 11.76% 12.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 39 23
Average daily rate £375 £291 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.75% +5.90%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £468 £391 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £330
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 5 6
Average hourly rate £13.00 £21.00 £13.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-38.09% +61.53%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.05 £18.25 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £23.75 £20.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -5.00%

CICS
Jobs Demand Trend in Nottinghamshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing CICS across the Nottinghamshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Daily Rate Histogram in Nottinghamshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CICS across the Nottinghamshire region over the 3 months to 1 September 2014.

CICS Daily Rate Histogram in Nottinghamshire

CICS
Contract Job Locations in Nottinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CICS within the Nottinghamshire region over the 3 months to 1 September 2014. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Nottingham - 3 - -
CICS
East Midlands

CICS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Nottinghamshire region citing CICS 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 CICS.

1 9 (100.00%) DB2
2 7 (77.78%) Mainframe
3 6 (66.67%) COBOL
4 4 (44.44%) Advertising
5 3 (33.33%) IBM Mainframe
5 3 (33.33%) Waterfall
5 3 (33.33%) IBM
5 3 (33.33%) Finance
6 2 (22.22%) JMeter
6 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
6 2 (22.22%) Intranet
6 2 (22.22%) Internet
6 2 (22.22%) LoadRunner
6 2 (22.22%) C
6 2 (22.22%) C++
6 2 (22.22%) Linux
6 2 (22.22%) UML
6 2 (22.22%) Python
6 2 (22.22%) SOA
6 2 (22.22%) Java
6 2 (22.22%) SQL
6 2 (22.22%) .NET
6 2 (22.22%) J2EE
6 2 (22.22%) JSP
6 2 (22.22%) Web Services
6 2 (22.22%) Performance Tuning
6 2 (22.22%) Performance Engineering
6 2 (22.22%) Relational Database
6 2 (22.22%) Software Architecture
6 2 (22.22%) Performance Management

CICS
Top Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Nottinghamshire region citing CICS 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 CICS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (22.22%) Intranet
1 2 (22.22%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (100.00%) DB2
2 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
2 2 (22.22%) Relational Database
3 1 (11.11%) DataStage
3 1 (11.11%) Pentaho
Development Applications
1 2 (22.22%) LoadRunner
1 2 (22.22%) JMeter
General
1 4 (44.44%) Advertising
2 3 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Development Manager
1 3 (33.33%) Software Development Manager
1 3 (33.33%) Software Manager
2 2 (22.22%) Technical Project Manager
2 2 (22.22%) Project Manager
2 2 (22.22%) Technical Manager
3 1 (11.11%) IT Programme Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Programme Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) .NET
1 2 (22.22%) J2EE
1 2 (22.22%) JSP
1 2 (22.22%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (77.78%) Mainframe
2 3 (33.33%) IBM Mainframe
3 1 (11.11%) Management Information System
3 1 (11.11%) VSAM
Operating Systems
1 2 (22.22%) Linux
1 2 (22.22%) SUSE
2 1 (11.11%) UNIX
2 1 (11.11%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) Waterfall
2 2 (22.22%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (22.22%) Performance Engineering
2 2 (22.22%) Performance Management
2 2 (22.22%) Software Architecture
2 2 (22.22%) UML
2 2 (22.22%) SOA
3 1 (11.11%) Project Management
3 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (66.67%) COBOL
2 2 (22.22%) Java
2 2 (22.22%) SQL
2 2 (22.22%) Python
2 2 (22.22%) C
2 2 (22.22%) C++
3 1 (11.11%) JCL
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) IBM
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle