Period
to 18 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Essex with a requirement for JCL skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited JCL over the 6 months to 18 November 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.

Job Control Language (JCL)
6 months to
18 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 110 - -
Rank change year-on-year - - +83
Contract jobs citing JCL 3 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Essex 0.28% - -
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.59% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Essex median daily rate - - -
East of England median daily rate £400 £290 £385
% change year-on-year +37.93% -24.68% +83.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Essex median hourly rate - - -
East of England median hourly rate - - -

JCL is in the Programming Languages category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Essex with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Essex
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 510 345 293
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Essex 47.53% 43.89% 33.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 326 242 195
Essex median daily rate £500 £503 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -0.50% +43.57% -6.67%
10th Percentile £349 £313 £239
90th Percentile £600 £600 £525
East of England median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 29 43
Essex median hourly rate £33.00 £40.00 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -17.50% +11.11% -1.37%
10th Percentile £9.63 £26.35 £30.55
90th Percentile £51.00 £63.75 £45.95
East of England median hourly rate £43.50 £40.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year +7.41% +1.25% +6.67%

JCL
Job Vacancy Trend in Essex

Job postings citing JCL as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Essex.

Job vacancy trend for JCL in Essex

JCL
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Essex

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

Contractor daily rate trend for JCL in Essex

JCL
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for JCL in Essex

JCL
Contract Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing JCL within the Essex region over the 6 months to 18 November 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
Basildon - 1 - - 1
JCL
East of England

For the 6 months to 18 November 2018, IT contractor jobs citing JCL 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 Essex region with a requirement for JCL.

1 2 (66.67%) zOS
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
1 2 (66.67%) VSAM
1 2 (66.67%) Mainframe
2 1 (33.33%) ISPF
2 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (33.33%) Time Sharing Option
2 1 (33.33%) Control-M
2 1 (33.33%) RACF
2 1 (33.33%) APPC
2 1 (33.33%) APPN
2 1 (33.33%) Telnet
2 1 (33.33%) DB2
2 1 (33.33%) LAN
2 1 (33.33%) SMTP
2 1 (33.33%) FTP
2 1 (33.33%) SNMP
2 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
2 1 (33.33%) SNA
2 1 (33.33%) IBM
2 1 (33.33%) CA
2 1 (33.33%) REXX

JCL
Co-occurring IT Skills in Essex 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 (33.33%) APPN
1 1 (33.33%) FTP
1 1 (33.33%) LAN
1 1 (33.33%) SMTP
1 1 (33.33%) SNA
1 1 (33.33%) SNMP
1 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
1 1 (33.33%) Telnet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) DB2
General
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Operations Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) APPC
1 1 (33.33%) ISPF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Mainframe
1 2 (66.67%) VSAM
2 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) zOS
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) REXX
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) RACF
1 1 (33.33%) Time Sharing Option
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) Control-M
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) CA
1 1 (33.33%) IBM