The table below looks at the statistics for CICS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Wiltshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CICS over the 3 months to 30 May 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
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM Customer Information Control System (CICS)
Rank 60 - 59
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing CICS 2 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 0.31% - 0.16%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.40% - 0.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Median daily rate £258 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £425 £420
% change year-on-year
-2.41% +1.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 - -
CICS
South West

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

Application Platforms Category
Wiltshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
143 96 104
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 22.03% 14.95% 16.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 106 70 65
Median daily rate £375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £275 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £480
UK excluding London median daily rate £398 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+13.78% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 4
Median hourly rate £36.25 £13.00 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+178.84% -56.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £13.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.25 £13.00 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £20.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +20.58%

CICS
Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

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

CICS Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

CICS
Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

CICS Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

CICS
Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing CICS across the Wiltshire region.

CICS Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

CICS
Contract Job Locations in Wiltshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CICS within the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 30 May 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
Swindon - 2 £258 -
CICS
South West

CICS
Top 13 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 30 May 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 Wiltshire region with a requirement for CICS.

1 14 (100.00%) COBOL
1 14 (100.00%) DB2
2 12 (85.71%) SQL
3 9 (64.29%) Mainframe
4 7 (50.00%) Performance Analysis
4 7 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 7 (50.00%) Unit Testing
4 7 (50.00%) zOS
5 4 (28.57%) Manufacturing
5 4 (28.57%) Logistics
6 2 (14.29%) IBM Mainframe
6 2 (14.29%) IBM
7 1 (7.14%) VisualAge

CICS
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (100.00%) DB2
Development Applications
1 1 (7.14%) VisualAge
General
1 4 (28.57%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 14 (100.00%) COBOL Developer
1 14 (100.00%) Developer
2 10 (71.43%) DB2 Developer
3 3 (21.43%) Mainframe Developer
4 2 (14.29%) SQL Developer
Miscellaneous
1 9 (64.29%) Mainframe
2 2 (14.29%) IBM Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 7 (50.00%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (50.00%) Performance Analysis
1 7 (50.00%) Unit Testing
1 7 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 4 (28.57%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 14 (100.00%) COBOL
2 12 (85.71%) SQL
Vendors
1 2 (14.29%) IBM