The table below looks at the statistics for Easytrieve skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Easytrieve over the 3 months to 20 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Advantage CA-Easytrieve
Rank 623 574 -
Rank change year-on-year
-49 -
Contract jobs citing Easytrieve 6 7 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.010% 0.013% -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.050% 0.059% -
Number of daily rates quoted 5 4 0
Average daily rate
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£400 £501 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.07% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £505 -
% change year-on-year
-20.79% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Database & Business Intelligence category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
11925 11933 11767
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 20.46% 22.66% 21.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 7761 7337 6832
Average daily rate £400 £388 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +1.97%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £260 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £330 £338
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -2.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 173 231 320
Average hourly rate £31.20 £30.00 £30.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.00% -1.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £14.40 £15.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £67.00 £46.00 £46.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.36 £31.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+5.91% +5.00%

Easytrieve
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Easytrieve within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

Easytrieve Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Easytrieve
Daily Rate Trend

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

Easytrieve Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Easytrieve
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Easytrieve Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Easytrieve
Top 8 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Easytrieve within the UK over the 3 months to 20 October 2014. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -28 6 £400 -20.07%
North West - 5 £413 -
Manchester - 4 £413 -
Lancashire - 1 - -
West Sussex - - - -
Skelmersdale - - - -
South East - - - -
Burgess Hill - - - -

Easytrieve
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Easytrieve also 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 that cited Easytrieve.

1 6 (100.00%) Finance
2 5 (83.33%) IBM
2 5 (83.33%) VSAM
2 5 (83.33%) COBOL
2 5 (83.33%) CICS
2 5 (83.33%) JCL
2 5 (83.33%) Mainframe
3 4 (66.67%) Assembly Language
3 4 (66.67%) REXX
3 4 (66.67%) MS Excel
3 4 (66.67%) MS Office
3 4 (66.67%) IBM Mainframe
3 4 (66.67%) Change Management
3 4 (66.67%) Telecoms
3 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
4 1 (16.67%) Temenos
4 1 (16.67%) Migration
4 1 (16.67%) UniData
4 1 (16.67%) UniBasic
4 1 (16.67%) Banking
4 1 (16.67%) jBASE
4 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
4 1 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (16.67%) Temenos T24
4 1 (16.67%) AIX
4 1 (16.67%) Linux
4 1 (16.67%) Informix
4 1 (16.67%) Ingres
4 1 (16.67%) Adabas

Easytrieve
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Easytrieve also 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 that cited Easytrieve. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (83.33%) CICS
Applications
1 4 (66.67%) MS Office
1 4 (66.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Temenos T24
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) Informix
1 1 (16.67%) Ingres
1 1 (16.67%) Adabas
1 1 (16.67%) UniData
General
1 6 (100.00%) Finance
2 4 (66.67%) Telecoms
3 1 (16.67%) Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Architect
1 4 (66.67%) Technical Architect
1 4 (66.67%) Mainframe Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Applications Specialist
2 1 (16.67%) Applications Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (83.33%) Mainframe
1 5 (83.33%) VSAM
2 4 (66.67%) IBM Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) AIX
1 1 (16.67%) Linux
1 1 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Change Management
1 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (16.67%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) COBOL
1 5 (83.33%) JCL
2 4 (66.67%) Assembly Language
2 4 (66.67%) REXX
3 1 (16.67%) NATURAL
3 1 (16.67%) UniBasic
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) IBM
2 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (16.67%) Temenos
3 1 (16.67%) Red Hat
3 1 (16.67%) jBASE