The table below looks at the statistics for OS/390 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OS/390 over the 3 months to 30 August 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
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM OS/390 (OS390)
Rank - 136 -
Contract jobs citing OS/390 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland - 0.031% -
As % of the Operating Systems category - 0.17% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £285 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £310 -
% change year-on-year
+20.96% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 - -
OS/390
UK

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

Operating Systems Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
481 589 580
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 21.28% 18.14% 21.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 260 300 280
Median daily rate £320 £338 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.18% +12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £139 £175 £110
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £416
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £320
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 28 28
Median hourly rate £35.50 £18.75 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+89.33% +13.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £14.50 £10.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £55.00 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%

OS/390
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Scotland region citing OS/390 as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Operating Systems category.

OS/390 Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

OS/390
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing OS/390 across the Scotland region.

OS/390 Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

OS/390
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 30 August 2016, IT contractor jobs citing OS/390 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 Scotland region with a requirement for OS/390.

1 5 (100.00%) ITIL
1 5 (100.00%) Unix
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) AIX
1 5 (100.00%) Solaris
1 5 (100.00%) WebSphere Application Server
1 5 (100.00%) MQSeries
1 5 (100.00%) IBM
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 5 (100.00%) Middleware
1 5 (100.00%) WebSphere
1 5 (100.00%) IBM Integration Bus
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 4 (80.00%) BladeLogic
2 4 (80.00%) Axway
2 4 (80.00%) Fujitsu
2 4 (80.00%) QMS
2 4 (80.00%) Build Forge
2 4 (80.00%) Configuration Management
2 4 (80.00%) Oracle HTTP Server
2 4 (80.00%) Sun
2 4 (80.00%) Service Delivery
2 4 (80.00%) Change Management
2 4 (80.00%) OpenText MBPM
2 4 (80.00%) Oracle Application Server
2 4 (80.00%) WebLogic Portal
2 4 (80.00%) AquaLogic
2 4 (80.00%) SSL
2 4 (80.00%) WebLogic
2 4 (80.00%) C

OS/390
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland 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 5 (100.00%) MQSeries
1 5 (100.00%) WebSphere
1 5 (100.00%) WebSphere Application Server
2 4 (80.00%) Apache
2 4 (80.00%) AquaLogic
2 4 (80.00%) JBoss
2 4 (80.00%) Oracle Application Server
2 4 (80.00%) Oracle HTTP Server
2 4 (80.00%) Tuxedo
2 4 (80.00%) WebLogic
2 4 (80.00%) WebLogic Portal
3 1 (20.00%) CICS
3 1 (20.00%) OpenStack
Business Applications
1 4 (80.00%) OpenText MBPM
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (80.00%) SSL
Development Applications
1 4 (80.00%) Build Forge
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Middleware Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Middleware Specialist
2 1 (20.00%) Support Specialist
2 1 (20.00%) WebSphere Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) IBM Integration Bus
1 5 (100.00%) Middleware
2 4 (80.00%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (20.00%) Hybrid Cloud
1 1 (20.00%) IBM Mainframe
1 1 (20.00%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) AIX
1 5 (100.00%) Solaris
1 5 (100.00%) Unix
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) ITIL
2 4 (80.00%) Change Management
2 4 (80.00%) Configuration Management
2 4 (80.00%) QMS
2 4 (80.00%) Service Delivery
3 3 (60.00%) Problem Management
3 3 (60.00%) Release Management
4 1 (20.00%) Migration
4 1 (20.00%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) C
1 4 (80.00%) C++
1 4 (80.00%) Java
1 4 (80.00%) Perl
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) BPSS Clearance
1 3 (60.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (60.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (20.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (60.00%) Disclosure Scotland
Systems Management
1 4 (80.00%) BladeLogic
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) IBM
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (80.00%) Axway
2 4 (80.00%) Fujitsu
2 4 (80.00%) Oracle
2 4 (80.00%) Sun
3 1 (20.00%) HP