Period
to 18 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Glasgow with a requirement for zOS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited zOS over the 6 months to 18 January 2019 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 z/OS
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
18 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank - 82 -
Contract jobs citing zOS 0 6 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow - 0.52% -
As % of the Operating Systems category - 2.22% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Glasgow median daily rate - - -
Scotland median daily rate £463 £456 £425
% change year-on-year +1.37% +7.35% -8.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Glasgow median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate - - -

zOS is in the Operating Systems category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Glasgow with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Glasgow
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 390 270 302
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 24.87% 23.26% 28.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 240 126 157
Glasgow median daily rate £400 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +14.29% +6.06%
10th Percentile £138 £300 £162
90th Percentile £525 £550 £438
Scotland median daily rate £400 £400 £340
% change year-on-year - +17.65% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 16 6
Glasgow median hourly rate £15.00 £14.76 £17.19
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.66% -14.17% -68.75%
10th Percentile £10.79 £10.00 £10.50
90th Percentile £123.65 £28.75 £33.50
Scotland median hourly rate £17.50 £18.25 £18.00
% change year-on-year -4.11% +1.39% -2.70%

zOS
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

Job postings citing zOS as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Glasgow.

Job vacancy trend for zOS in Glasgow

zOS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Contractor daily rate trend for zOS in Glasgow