Period
to 17 December 2017

The median contractor rate for a COBOL Programmer was - per day in advertised job vacancies in Cambridgeshire during the 6 months to 17 December 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

COBOL Programmer
East of England > Cambridgeshire
6 months to
17 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 96 - -
Rank change year-on-year - - -
Contract jobs requiring a COBOL Programmer 2 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 0.14% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Cambridgeshire median daily rate - - -
East of England median daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate - - -
East of England median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
Cambridgeshire
Contract vacancies in Cambridgeshire with a recognized job title 1314 1081 1406
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.53% 95.24% 94.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 655 505 817
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £375 £375 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -1.32% +8.57%
10th Percentile £210 £173 £222
90th Percentile £542 £525 £550
East of England median daily rate £413 £388 £388
% change year-on-year +6.45% - +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 130 111 123
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £37.50 £25.00 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +50.00% +47.06% -32.00%
10th Percentile £11.50 £11.25 £9.00
90th Percentile £49.75 £46.75 £44.75
East of England median hourly rate £20.00 £20.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year - -4.77% +2.45%

COBOL Programmer
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

Job postings that featured COBOL Programmer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire.

Job vacancy trend for COBOL Programmer in Cambridgeshire

COBOL Programmer
Contract Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing COBOL Programmer within the Cambridgeshire region over the 6 months to 17 December 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Peterborough - 1 - -
COBOL Programmer
East of England

COBOL Programmer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 17 December 2017, COBOL Programmer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Cambridgeshire region featuring COBOL Programmer in the job title.

1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) COBOL
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) VB.NET
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) WebLogic
1 2 (100.00%) Unix
1 2 (100.00%) JBoss
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Forms
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Reports
1 2 (100.00%) Apache
1 2 (100.00%) Tomcat
1 2 (100.00%) Tuxedo
1 2 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (100.00%) SOA
1 2 (100.00%) HTTP
1 2 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle HTTP Server
1 2 (100.00%) Hyperion
1 2 (100.00%) E-business
1 2 (100.00%) BPEL
1 2 (100.00%) Data Guard
1 2 (100.00%) WebCenter
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle BPM
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Service Bus
1 2 (100.00%) Data Quality

COBOL Programmer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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 2 (100.00%) Apache
1 2 (100.00%) JBoss
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle HTTP Server
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Service Bus
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 2 (100.00%) Tomcat
1 2 (100.00%) Tuxedo
1 2 (100.00%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle ODI
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Reports
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Forms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle GoldenGate
1 2 (100.00%) WebCenter
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) BPEL
1 2 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) E-business
1 2 (100.00%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) COBOL
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Hyperion
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle