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 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
IBM Customer Information Control System (CICS)
Rank - 63 -
Contract jobs citing CICS 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire - 0.15% -
As % of the Application Platforms category - 0.98% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £525 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £425 £370
% change year-on-year
+17.64% +14.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 - £29.25
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
139 102 106
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 21.06% 14.89% 15.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 95 68 54
Median daily rate £358 £368 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.72% +13.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £250 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £523 £490
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £360 £350
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 6
Median hourly rate - £17.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -12.50%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £21.15 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+32.41% +28.15%

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
Top 13 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 12 (100.00%) COBOL
1 12 (100.00%) DB2
2 10 (83.33%) SQL
3 8 (66.67%) Mainframe
4 6 (50.00%) Performance Analysis
4 6 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 6 (50.00%) Unit Testing
4 6 (50.00%) zOS
5 3 (25.00%) Manufacturing
5 3 (25.00%) Logistics
6 2 (16.67%) IBM Mainframe
6 2 (16.67%) IBM
7 1 (8.33%) 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 12 (100.00%) DB2
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) VisualAge
General
1 3 (25.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 12 (100.00%) COBOL Developer
1 12 (100.00%) Developer
2 9 (75.00%) DB2 Developer
3 3 (25.00%) Mainframe Developer
4 2 (16.67%) SQL Developer
Miscellaneous
1 8 (66.67%) Mainframe
2 2 (16.67%) IBM Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 6 (50.00%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) Performance Analysis
1 6 (50.00%) Unit Testing
1 6 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 3 (25.00%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 12 (100.00%) COBOL
2 10 (83.33%) SQL
Vendors
1 2 (16.67%) IBM