The table below looks at the statistics for REXX skills in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited REXX over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
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Rank - - 111
Contract jobs citing REXX 0 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland - - 0.086%
As % of the Programming Languages category - - 0.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £287 £488
% change year-on-year
+48.24% -41.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £39.50 -
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UK

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

Programming Languages Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
839 1017 831
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 32.93% 37.43% 35.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 472 607 424
Average daily rate £375 £375 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +13.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £283 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 12 12
Average hourly rate £37.50 £36.25 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% +11.53%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £15.12 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.05 £47.50 £42.05
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £36.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%

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Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

REXX Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

REXX Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

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

REXX Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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 (50.00%) C#
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
1 1 (50.00%) VBScript
1 1 (50.00%) DB2
1 1 (50.00%) XML
1 1 (50.00%) XSD
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) IBM
1 1 (50.00%) HP
1 1 (50.00%) BMC
1 1 (50.00%) CA
1 1 (50.00%) Tcl
1 1 (50.00%) zOS
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (50.00%) OpenView Configuration Management
1 1 (50.00%) RACF
1 1 (50.00%) MSI
1 1 (50.00%) Mainframe
1 1 (50.00%) Change Management
1 1 (50.00%) Replication
1 1 (50.00%) WinForms
1 1 (50.00%) WMI
1 1 (50.00%) WebSphere
1 1 (50.00%) OMEGAMON
1 1 (50.00%) WPF
1 1 (50.00%) Unit Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Performance Management
1 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
1 1 (50.00%) PowerShell

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Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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 (50.00%) WebSphere
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) DB2
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MSI
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) DB2 Programmer
1 1 (50.00%) DB2 Systems Programmer
1 1 (50.00%) Development Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Mainframe Programmer
1 1 (50.00%) Mainframe Systems Programmer
1 1 (50.00%) Programmer
1 1 (50.00%) Software Development Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Software Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Systems Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) WinForms
1 1 (50.00%) WPF
1 1 (50.00%) XML
1 1 (50.00%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (50.00%) Mainframe
1 1 (50.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (50.00%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Change Management
1 1 (50.00%) Performance Management
1 1 (50.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C#
1 1 (50.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
1 1 (50.00%) Tcl
1 1 (50.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) RACF
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) OMEGAMON
1 1 (50.00%) OpenView Configuration Management
1 1 (50.00%) WMI
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) BMC
1 1 (50.00%) CA
1 1 (50.00%) HP
1 1 (50.00%) IBM