Period
to 23 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for zSecure skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited zSecure over the 6 months to 23 October 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 Security zSecure suite
UK > England
6 months to
23 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 853 848 833
Rank change year-on-year -5 -15 +6
Contract jobs citing zSecure 2 5 35
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.002% 0.005% 0.036%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.015% 0.047% 0.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 23
England median daily rate £425 £290 £480
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +46.55% -39.58% +12.28%
10th Percentile £383 £285 £426
90th Percentile £448 £295 £745
UK median daily rate £450 £419 £480
% change year-on-year +7.53% -12.81% +12.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
England median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate - - -

zSecure is in the Systems Management category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 13,558 10,663 11,308
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 14.34% 11.57% 11.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 9,234 7,199 7,279
England median daily rate £500 £475 £440
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +7.95% +10.00%
10th Percentile £300 £263 £263
90th Percentile £650 £625 £588
UK median daily rate £500 £470 £433
% change year-on-year +6.38% +8.67% +8.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 377 246 247
England median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -22.22% +7.14%
10th Percentile £12.25 £10.75 £12.75
90th Percentile £47.00 £47.67 £52.10
UK median hourly rate £17.50 £17.75 £23.50
% change year-on-year -1.41% -24.47% +16.42%

zSecure
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing zSecure as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for zSecure in England

zSecure
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing zSecure in England.

Contractor daily rate trend for zSecure in England

zSecure
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing zSecure in England.

Contractor hourly rate trend for zSecure in England

zSecure
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing zSecure within the England region over the 6 months to 23 October 2018. 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
Yorkshire - 2 £425 -
North of England - 2 £425 -
zSecure
UK

For the 6 months to 23 October 2018, IT contractor jobs citing zSecure also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the England region with a requirement for zSecure.

1 2 (100.00%) RACF
1 2 (100.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 2 (100.00%) Mainframe
1 2 (100.00%) Identity Access Management
2 1 (50.00%) Banking

zSecure
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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:

General
1 1 (50.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Administrator
1 2 (100.00%) RACF Administrator
2 1 (50.00%) Security Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Mainframe
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Identity Access Management
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) RACF