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 29 January 2015 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
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
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Rank - 108 108
Contract jobs citing REXX 0 4 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland - 0.18% 0.048%
As % of the Programming Languages category - 0.49% 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
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UK excluding London average daily rate £200 £488 £400
% change year-on-year
-58.97% +21.87%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.50 - -
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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
1019 814 769
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 38.61% 35.67% 37.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 606 413 422
Average daily rate £375 £335 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.94% +3.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £283 £238 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £425 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 15 13
Average hourly rate £36.25 £32.50 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.53% -13.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.12 £13.35 £14.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £37.50 £44.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.50 £33.25 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.76% -5.00%

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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 29 January 2015, 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 4 (50.00%) SQL
1 4 (50.00%) zOS
2 3 (37.50%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
2 3 (37.50%) HP
2 3 (37.50%) CICS
2 3 (37.50%) Tcl
2 3 (37.50%) DB2
2 3 (37.50%) Windows
2 3 (37.50%) Mainframe
3 2 (25.00%) Banking
3 2 (25.00%) SC Cleared
3 2 (25.00%) Security Cleared
3 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (25.00%) Finance
3 2 (25.00%) WMI
3 2 (25.00%) ISPF
3 2 (25.00%) DHCP
3 2 (25.00%) C#
3 2 (25.00%) XML
3 2 (25.00%) MS Project
3 2 (25.00%) MS Office
3 2 (25.00%) DNS
3 2 (25.00%) MVS
3 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (25.00%) JCL
4 1 (12.50%) Symantec
4 1 (12.50%) MSI
4 1 (12.50%) InstallShield
4 1 (12.50%) AdminStudio

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Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, 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 3 (37.50%) CICS
2 1 (12.50%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (25.00%) MS Project
1 2 (25.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) DHCP
1 2 (25.00%) DNS
2 1 (12.50%) SAN
2 1 (12.50%) SNA
2 1 (12.50%) SMS
2 1 (12.50%) iSCSI
2 1 (12.50%) Firewall
2 1 (12.50%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (37.50%) DB2
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
2 1 (12.50%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MSI
1 1 (12.50%) InstallShield
1 1 (12.50%) AdminStudio
1 1 (12.50%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (25.00%) Banking
1 2 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Technical Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) DBA
2 1 (12.50%) Programmer
2 1 (12.50%) Administrator
2 1 (12.50%) Systems Programmer
2 1 (12.50%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) ISPF
1 2 (25.00%) XML
2 1 (12.50%) .NET
2 1 (12.50%) .NET Framework
2 1 (12.50%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Mainframe
2 1 (12.50%) Computer Science
2 1 (12.50%) Replication
2 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (50.00%) zOS
2 3 (37.50%) Windows
3 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (25.00%) MVS
3 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (12.50%) ITIL
1 1 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (12.50%) Software Distribution
1 1 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
1 1 (12.50%) Performance Monitoring
1 1 (12.50%) Data Architecture
Programming Languages
1 4 (50.00%) SQL
2 3 (37.50%) Tcl
3 2 (25.00%) C#
3 2 (25.00%) JCL
4 1 (12.50%) Assembly Language
4 1 (12.50%) VB
4 1 (12.50%) COBOL
4 1 (12.50%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (12.50%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) RACF
1 1 (12.50%) Active Directory
1 1 (12.50%) VMware ESX
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft App-V
1 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (37.50%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 2 (25.00%) WMI
3 1 (12.50%) WSUS
3 1 (12.50%) CA Endevor
3 1 (12.50%) OMEGAMON
3 1 (12.50%) SCCM
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
1 3 (37.50%) HP
2 1 (12.50%) Symantec
2 1 (12.50%) CA
2 1 (12.50%) SAP
2 1 (12.50%) VMware