The table below looks at the statistics for GCOS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Suffolk region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited GCOS over the 3 months to 29 July 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
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
General Electric Comprehensive Operating System (GCOS)
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing GCOS 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk - - -
As % of the Operating Systems category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
GCOS
East of 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 Suffolk region.

Operating Systems Category
Suffolk
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
42 52 71
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk 16.60% 21.05% 26.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 29 43
Median daily rate £400 £390 £213
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.49% +83.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £165 £180 £135
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £500 £402
UK excluding London median daily rate £353 £350 £310
% change year-on-year
+0.71% +12.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 6
Median hourly rate - £12.50 £10.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +19.04%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
- +10.00%

GCOS
Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Suffolk region citing GCOS as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Operating Systems category.

GCOS Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

GCOS
Daily Rate Trend in Suffolk

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

GCOS Daily Rate Trend in Suffolk