The table below looks at the statistics for OS/390 skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East 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 - - -
Contract jobs citing OS/390 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East - - -
As % of the Operating Systems category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
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
England

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

Operating Systems Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
2052 2334 2239
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 23.68% 24.02% 24.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 1266 1256 1125
Median daily rate £375 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £200 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £320
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 106 230 223
Median hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £16.16
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% +8.29%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.60 £12.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £45.00 £40.00
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 the South East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South East 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 the South East

OS/390
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

OS/390 Daily Rate Trend in the South East

OS/390
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing OS/390 across the South East region.

OS/390 Hourly Rate Trend in the South East