The table below looks at the statistics for OS/390 skills in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OS/390 over the 3 months to 25 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
25 May 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 West - - -
As % of the Operating Systems category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £288 £430 -
% change year-on-year
-33.02% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £31.30 -
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 West region.

Operating Systems Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
637 643 627
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 21.79% 21.53% 20.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 360 351 342
Median daily rate £350 £350 £328
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £170 £130 £145
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £468 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £345 £313
% change year-on-year
+5.79% +10.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 53 86 91
Median hourly rate £15.63 £17.50 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.71% +12.90%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £12.50 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.23 £35.00 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.22%

OS/390
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South West 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 West

OS/390
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

OS/390 Daily Rate Trend in the South West

OS/390
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

OS/390 Hourly Rate Trend in the South West