The table below looks at the statistics for CICS skills in IT contracts advertised for the South Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CICS over the 3 months to 28 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
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM Customer Information Control System (CICS)
Rank 42 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing CICS 12 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 2.24% - -
As % of the Application Platforms category 9.09% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 12 0 0
Median daily rate £525 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £493 £448 £375
% change year-on-year
+10.05% +19.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £29.25
CICS
Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in contract jobs advertised in the South Yorkshire region.

Application Platforms Category
South Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
132 85 60
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 24.67% 16.28% 17.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 93 55 28
Median daily rate £500 £405 £335
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.45% +20.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £262 £144
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 7 11
Median hourly rate £27.50 £22.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -12.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £22.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+22.22% +28.57%

CICS
Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South Yorkshire region citing CICS as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Application Platforms category.

CICS Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

CICS
Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

CICS Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

CICS
Contract Job Locations in South Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CICS within the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 28 August 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
Sheffield - 12 £525 -
CICS
Yorkshire

CICS
Top 29 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 2016, IT contractor jobs citing CICS 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for CICS.

1 13 (100.00%) Linux
1 13 (100.00%) WebSphere MQ
2 10 (76.92%) Middleware
2 10 (76.92%) Intel
2 10 (76.92%) zOS
2 10 (76.92%) SQL
2 10 (76.92%) Oracle
2 10 (76.92%) DB2
2 10 (76.92%) Windows
2 10 (76.92%) AIX
2 10 (76.92%) Solaris
2 10 (76.92%) SUSE
2 10 (76.92%) Replication
2 10 (76.92%) VMware
2 10 (76.92%) IBM HTTP Server
2 10 (76.92%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (76.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 10 (76.92%) Feasibility Study
3 3 (23.08%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (23.08%) WebSphere
3 3 (23.08%) IBM Integration Bus
3 3 (23.08%) iSeries
3 3 (23.08%) WebSphere Portal
3 3 (23.08%) Java
3 3 (23.08%) Perl
3 3 (23.08%) Unix
3 3 (23.08%) MS Visio
3 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
4 2 (15.38%) Finance

CICS
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire 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 10 (76.92%) IBM HTTP Server
2 3 (23.08%) WebSphere
2 3 (23.08%) WebSphere Portal
Applications
1 3 (23.08%) MS Visio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (76.92%) DB2
General
1 2 (15.38%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (76.92%) Architect
1 10 (76.92%) Infrastructure Architect
2 8 (61.54%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
2 8 (61.54%) Solutions Architect
3 3 (23.08%) Administrator
3 3 (23.08%) Analyst
3 3 (23.08%) Technical Administrator
3 3 (23.08%) Technical Analyst
3 3 (23.08%) WebSphere Administrator
3 3 (23.08%) WebSphere MQ Administrator
4 2 (15.38%) Infrastructure Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (100.00%) WebSphere MQ
2 10 (76.92%) Middleware
3 3 (23.08%) IBM Integration Bus
Miscellaneous
1 10 (76.92%) Replication
2 3 (23.08%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (23.08%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 13 (100.00%) Linux
2 10 (76.92%) AIX
2 10 (76.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 10 (76.92%) Solaris
2 10 (76.92%) SUSE
2 10 (76.92%) Windows
2 10 (76.92%) zOS
3 3 (23.08%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (76.92%) Feasibility Study
Programming Languages
1 10 (76.92%) SQL
2 3 (23.08%) Java
2 3 (23.08%) Perl
System Software
1 10 (76.92%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 10 (76.92%) Intel
1 10 (76.92%) Oracle
1 10 (76.92%) VMware
2 3 (23.08%) Microsoft