The table below looks at the statistics for IDMS skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited IDMS over the 3 months to 31 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
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
CA IDMS
Rank 640 653 632
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -21
Contract jobs citing IDMS 5 9 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.009% 0.015% 0.007%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.041% 0.066% 0.032%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 6 4
Median daily rate - £363 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +11.53%
UK excluding London median daily rate - £375 £525
% change year-on-year
- -28.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median 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
12242 13686 12319
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 22.66% 23.36% 22.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 8082 8970 7599
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 209 210 206
Median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £28.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% +7.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £14.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.00 £53.27 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £33.00 £28.50
% change year-on-year
-13.63% +15.78%

IDMS
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing IDMS as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

IDMS Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

IDMS
Daily Rate Trend

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

IDMS Daily Rate Trend in the UK

IDMS
Hourly Rate Trend

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

IDMS Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

IDMS
Top 7 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing IDMS within the UK over the 3 months to 31 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
England +2 5 - -
West Midlands - 4 - -
Telford - 4 - -
Shropshire - 4 - -
South East - 1 - -
Kent - 1 - -
Tunbridge Wells - 1 - -

IDMS
Top 20 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 August 2016, IT contractor jobs citing IDMS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for IDMS.

1 5 (83.33%) SQL
1 5 (83.33%) COBOL
1 5 (83.33%) VME
2 4 (66.67%) ICL
2 4 (66.67%) Process Improvement
2 4 (66.67%) Test Strategy
2 4 (66.67%) PL/SQL
2 4 (66.67%) Oracle
3 2 (33.33%) Migration
4 1 (16.67%) Data Migration
4 1 (16.67%) Refactoring
4 1 (16.67%) TPMS
4 1 (16.67%) VMS
4 1 (16.67%) REXX
4 1 (16.67%) Easytrieve
4 1 (16.67%) JCL
4 1 (16.67%) Micro Focus
4 1 (16.67%) Mainframe
4 1 (16.67%) C#
4 1 (16.67%) C++

IDMS
Top Related IT Skills 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 1 (16.67%) TPMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) Easytrieve
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Developer
2 3 (50.00%) COBOL Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Applications Developer
3 1 (16.67%) COBOL Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) DBA
3 1 (16.67%) Mainframe DBA
3 1 (16.67%) Migration Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 5 (83.33%) VME
2 1 (16.67%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Process Improvement
1 4 (66.67%) Test Strategy
2 2 (33.33%) Migration
3 1 (16.67%) Data Migration
3 1 (16.67%) Refactoring
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) COBOL
1 5 (83.33%) SQL
2 4 (66.67%) PL/SQL
3 1 (16.67%) C#
3 1 (16.67%) C++
3 1 (16.67%) JCL
3 1 (16.67%) REXX
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) ICL
1 4 (66.67%) Oracle
2 1 (16.67%) Micro Focus