The first table below looks at the demand for the CICS Systems Programmer role in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CICS Systems Programmer in their job title 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 Job Titles currently tracked.

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
CICS System Programmer
Rank 586 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring a CICS Systems Programmer 7 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.013% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.014% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate
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£373 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £373 - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Job Titles Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
50509 47198 53521
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.39% 92.49% 92.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 30674 27610 29823
Average daily rate £400 £400 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £230 £239
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £560
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £348
% change year-on-year
- +0.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1993 2137 2716
Average hourly rate £16.50 £18.00 £19.19
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% -6.18%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.80 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%

CICS Systems Programmer
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing CICS Systems Programmer in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

CICS Systems Programmer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

CICS Systems Programmer
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing CICS Systems Programmer within the UK.

CICS Systems Programmer Daily Rate Trend in the UK

CICS Systems Programmer
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing CICS Systems Programmer within the UK.

CICS Systems Programmer Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

CICS Systems Programmer
Top 19 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited CICS Systems Programmer in their job title 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 with CICS Systems Programmer in their job title.

1 12 (100.00%) CICS
2 6 (50.00%) IBM
3 5 (41.67%) zOS
4 3 (25.00%) DB2
4 3 (25.00%) Finance
4 3 (25.00%) Configuration Management
4 3 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 3 (25.00%) Stress Testing
5 2 (16.67%) WebSphere
5 2 (16.67%) Migration
5 2 (16.67%) BMC
5 2 (16.67%) CA
6 1 (8.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 1 (8.33%) Middleware
6 1 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (8.33%) Statistics
6 1 (8.33%) Mainframe
6 1 (8.33%) Advertising
6 1 (8.33%) Root Cause Analysis

CICS Systems Programmer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited CICS Systems Programmer in their job title 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 with CICS Systems Programmer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 12 (100.00%) CICS
2 2 (16.67%) WebSphere
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (25.00%) DB2
General
1 3 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (8.33%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 1 (8.33%) Mainframe
1 1 (8.33%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 5 (41.67%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (25.00%) Configuration Management
1 3 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 3 (25.00%) Stress Testing
2 2 (16.67%) Migration
3 1 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (8.33%) Root Cause Analysis
Vendors
1 6 (50.00%) IBM
2 2 (16.67%) BMC
2 2 (16.67%) CA