The table below looks at the statistics for JCL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JCL over the 3 months to 1 October 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
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Job Control Language (JCL)
Rank - 144 121
Contract jobs citing JCL 0 12 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire - 0.37% 0.082%
As % of the Programming Languages category - 0.91% 0.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 6 1
Median daily rate - £500 £130
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +283.18%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £400 £300
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +33.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £26.50 -
JCL
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Yorkshire region.

Programming Languages Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
1247 1316 791
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 44.05% 40.91% 32.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 830 896 480
Median daily rate £400 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 16 18
Median hourly rate £15.25 £21.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-27.38% -16.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.13 £11.75 £15.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £40.00 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £39.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.12% +11.42%

JCL
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Yorkshire region citing JCL as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Programming Languages category.

JCL Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

JCL
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

JCL Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

JCL
Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

JCL Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

JCL
Top 12 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 1 October 2016, IT contractor jobs citing JCL 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for JCL.

1 1 (100.00%) Unix
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) FTP
1 1 (100.00%) IBM
1 1 (100.00%) Mainframe
1 1 (100.00%) Service Delivery
1 1 (100.00%) Tandem
1 1 (100.00%) Banking
1 1 (100.00%) ISPF
1 1 (100.00%) iSeries
1 1 (100.00%) Data Centre
1 1 (100.00%) Time Sharing Option

JCL
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) FTP
General
1 1 (100.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Technical Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Unix Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) ISPF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Data Centre
1 1 (100.00%) iSeries
1 1 (100.00%) Mainframe
1 1 (100.00%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Unix
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Service Delivery
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Time Sharing Option
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) IBM