The first table below looks at the demand for OS/390 skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OS/390 over the 3 months to 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the South East region.

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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM OS/390 (OS390)
Rank 237 - 236
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing OS/390 1 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.011% - 0.030%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.046% - 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Average daily rate
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- - £300
UK excluding London average daily rate £378 £168 £300
% change year-on-year
+125.37% -44.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Operating Systems Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
2192 2082 2022
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 23.89% 24.59% 20.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 1065 1046 839
Average daily rate £325 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £160 £175 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £325 £323
% change year-on-year
-3.84% +0.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 203 265 290
Average hourly rate £15.50 £17.00 £17.90
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.82% -5.02%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.35 £11.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £40.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £16.20 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -7.42%
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OS/390
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing OS/390 across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within 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

OS/390
Top 9 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East region citing OS/390 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 OS/390.

1 1 (100.00%) UNIX
1 1 (100.00%) SLA
1 1 (100.00%) IBM
1 1 (100.00%) MVS
1 1 (100.00%) Control-M
1 1 (100.00%) JCL
1 1 (100.00%) Mainframe
1 1 (100.00%) Banking
1 1 (100.00%) IBM Mainframe

OS/390
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East region citing OS/390 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 OS/390. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

General
1 1 (100.00%) Banking
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Mainframe
1 1 (100.00%) IBM Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) UNIX
1 1 (100.00%) MVS
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) JCL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) Control-M
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) IBM