Period
to 20 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes 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 20 September 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 z/OS
Buckinghamshire > Milton Keynes
6 months to
20 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 102 117 87
Rank change year-on-year +15 -30 +24
Contract jobs citing zOS 5 2 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 0.34% 0.12% 0.53%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.36% 0.49% 2.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Milton Keynes median daily rate - - -
Buckinghamshire median daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Milton Keynes median hourly rate - - -
Buckinghamshire 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 Milton Keynes with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Milton Keynes
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 368 408 290
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 24.83% 24.14% 22.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 140 138 128
Milton Keynes median daily rate £385 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.75% - +8.84%
10th Percentile £200 £213 £197
90th Percentile £500 £538 £538
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £395 £384 £380
% change year-on-year +2.93% +1.12% +1.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 30 25
Milton Keynes median hourly rate £13.50 £18.00 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -25.00% +28.57% -12.12%
10th Percentile £11.25 £11.33 £11.20
90th Percentile £19.80 £19.55 £19.50
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £14.00 £18.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year -22.22% +20.00% -6.66%

zOS
Job Vacancy Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Job vacancy trend for zOS in Milton Keynes

zOS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Contractor daily rate trend for zOS in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 20 September 2018, IT contractor jobs citing zOS 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 Milton Keynes region with a requirement for zOS.

1 5 (100.00%) Oracle
1 5 (100.00%) DB2
1 5 (100.00%) IIS
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft Project
1 5 (100.00%) Unix
1 5 (100.00%) Solaris
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 5 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 5 (100.00%) SAN
1 5 (100.00%) BizTalk Server
1 5 (100.00%) Mainframe
1 5 (100.00%) Financial Institution
1 5 (100.00%) Finance
1 5 (100.00%) Banking
1 5 (100.00%) WebSphere
1 5 (100.00%) Technical Architecture
1 5 (100.00%) JIRA
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 5 (100.00%) Release Management
1 5 (100.00%) Kanban
1 5 (100.00%) Confluence
1 5 (100.00%) Process Improvement
1 5 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 5 (100.00%) GitLab
1 5 (100.00%) Matrix Organization
1 5 (100.00%) Programme Delivery
2 4 (80.00%) PMO
2 4 (80.00%) MS Visio

zOS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Milton Keynes 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 5 (100.00%) BizTalk Server
1 5 (100.00%) Confluence
1 5 (100.00%) IIS
1 5 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 5 (100.00%) WebSphere
Applications
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft Project
2 4 (80.00%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (100.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (100.00%) DB2
Development Applications
1 5 (100.00%) GitLab
1 5 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 5 (100.00%) JIRA
General
1 5 (100.00%) Banking
1 5 (100.00%) Finance
1 5 (100.00%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Project Manager
2 4 (80.00%) Junior
2 4 (80.00%) Junior Project Manager
3 3 (60.00%) Implementation Manager
3 3 (60.00%) Implementation Project Manager
3 3 (60.00%) Project Implementation Manager
4 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Manager
4 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Project Manager
4 1 (20.00%) Integration Manager
4 1 (20.00%) Integration Project Manager
4 1 (20.00%) Junior PMO
4 1 (20.00%) PMO Manager
4 1 (20.00%) PMO Project Manager
4 1 (20.00%) Technical Implementation Manager
4 1 (20.00%) Technical Infrastructure Manager
4 1 (20.00%) Technical Infrastructure Project Manager
4 1 (20.00%) Technical Manager
4 1 (20.00%) Technical Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 5 (100.00%) Mainframe
2 3 (60.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
1 5 (100.00%) Solaris
1 5 (100.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Kanban
1 5 (100.00%) Matrix Organization
1 5 (100.00%) Process Improvement
1 5 (100.00%) Programme Delivery
1 5 (100.00%) Release Management
1 5 (100.00%) Technical Architecture
2 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (60.00%) IT Governance
2 3 (60.00%) Non-Functional Testing
2 3 (60.00%) Penetration Testing
2 3 (60.00%) Performance Testing
2 3 (60.00%) Project Management
2 3 (60.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 3 (60.00%) Stakeholder Management
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (80.00%) PMO
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 5 (100.00%) Oracle
2 1 (20.00%) Google