The table below looks at the statistics for REXX 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 REXX over the 3 months to 31 May 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
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
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Rank 262 246 246
Rank change year-on-year
-16 0
Contract jobs citing REXX 8 4 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.088% 0.043% 0.066%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.26% 0.13% 0.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 2
Median daily rate - £300 £469
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -36.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £320 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
-14.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
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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 South East region.

Programming Languages Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
3115 3078 2957
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 34.17% 33.46% 32.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 1983 1902 1649
Median daily rate £400 £355 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.67% +4.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £270 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £343
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 121 82 105
Median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £40.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £22.50 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.67 £47.79 £52.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.77%

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Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South East region citing REXX as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Programming Languages category.

REXX Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

REXX Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

REXX Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing REXX within the South East region over the 3 months to 31 May 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Buckinghamshire +23 8 - -
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Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 31 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing REXX 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 South East region with a requirement for REXX.

1 14 (100.00%) JCL
1 14 (100.00%) ISPF
2 13 (92.86%) Windows
2 13 (92.86%) IBM
3 9 (64.29%) Unix
3 9 (64.29%) Time Sharing Option
4 8 (57.14%) FTP
4 8 (57.14%) Mainframe
4 8 (57.14%) Tivoli
4 8 (57.14%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
5 7 (50.00%) Change Management
5 7 (50.00%) zOS
5 7 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
6 6 (42.86%) CLIST
6 6 (42.86%) CICS
6 6 (42.86%) COBOL
7 5 (35.71%) C++
7 5 (35.71%) MQSeries
7 5 (35.71%) Assembly Language
7 5 (35.71%) CA
7 5 (35.71%) Windows Server 2003
7 5 (35.71%) AS400
7 5 (35.71%) Easytrieve
7 5 (35.71%) Mentoring
7 5 (35.71%) Windows Server
8 4 (28.57%) iSeries
8 4 (28.57%) Shell Script
8 4 (28.57%) HACMP
8 4 (28.57%) ChangeMan
8 4 (28.57%) HP

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Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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 6 (42.86%) CICS
2 5 (35.71%) MQSeries
Communications & Networking
1 8 (57.14%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (35.71%) Easytrieve
2 1 (7.14%) DB2
Development Applications
1 4 (28.57%) ChangeMan
General
1 1 (7.14%) Banking
1 1 (7.14%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (57.14%) Analyst
2 5 (35.71%) Architect
2 5 (35.71%) Tivoli Analyst
3 3 (21.43%) Mainframe Analyst
3 3 (21.43%) Operations Analyst
3 3 (21.43%) Solutions Architect
3 3 (21.43%) Unix Analyst
3 3 (21.43%) Wintel Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Business Process Architect
4 1 (7.14%) Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) DB2 Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) Information Architect
4 1 (7.14%) Information Systems Architect
4 1 (7.14%) Strategy Architect
4 1 (7.14%) Systems Architect
4 1 (7.14%) Technical Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) Unix Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (100.00%) ISPF
Miscellaneous
1 8 (57.14%) Mainframe
2 7 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (35.71%) AS400
4 4 (28.57%) HACMP
4 4 (28.57%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 13 (92.86%) Windows
2 9 (64.29%) Unix
3 7 (50.00%) zOS
4 5 (35.71%) Windows Server
4 5 (35.71%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (7.14%) Linux
5 1 (7.14%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (50.00%) Change Management
2 5 (35.71%) Mentoring
3 1 (7.14%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 14 (100.00%) JCL
2 6 (42.86%) CLIST
2 6 (42.86%) COBOL
3 5 (35.71%) Assembly Language
3 5 (35.71%) C++
4 4 (28.57%) Shell Script
System Software
1 9 (64.29%) Time Sharing Option
2 8 (57.14%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 8 (57.14%) Tivoli
2 1 (7.14%) Control-M
Vendors
1 13 (92.86%) IBM
2 5 (35.71%) CA
3 4 (28.57%) HP