Period
to 21 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for RACF skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited RACF over the 6 months to 21 January 2018 with a comparison to the 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.

IBM Resource Access Control Facility (RACF)
Central London > City of London
6 months to
21 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank - 231 237
Contract jobs citing RACF 0 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London - 0.016% 0.014%
As % of the System Software category - 0.16% 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 1
City of London median daily rate - £423 £428
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -1.05% -5.00%
Central London median daily rate £450 £423 £428
% change year-on-year +6.38% -1.05% -5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
City of London median hourly rate - - -
Central London median hourly rate - - -

RACF is in the System Software category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
City of London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 873 638 689
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 12.49% 10.33% 9.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 686 495 537
City of London median daily rate £500 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.11% +5.88% +7.59%
10th Percentile £259 £215 £206
90th Percentile £661 £638 £638
Central London median daily rate £485 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +7.78% +5.88% +9.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 22 20
City of London median hourly rate £15.50 £23.88 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -35.08% +36.43% +0.72%
10th Percentile £10.33 £14.10 £12.18
90th Percentile £26.98 £95.50 £30.88
Central London median hourly rate £15.50 £21.75 £17.00
% change year-on-year -28.74% +27.94% +6.25%

RACF
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing RACF as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for RACF in the City of London

RACF
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing RACF in the City of London.

Contractor daily rate trend for RACF in the City of London