Period
to 23 July 2017

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 23 July 2017 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
23 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 108 84 -
Rank change year-on-year -24 - +107
Contract jobs citing zOS 5 10 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 0.32% 0.70% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.20% 3.27% -
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 system skills category. The next 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.

Contract Operating System Skills
Milton Keynes
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 415 306 404
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes 26.48% 21.34% 22.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 154 131 157
Milton Keynes median daily rate £405 £390 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.85% +11.43% +12.45%
10th Percentile £213 £228 £247
90th Percentile £538 £500 £505
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% +12.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 21 21
Milton Keynes median hourly rate £18.00 £14.00 £14.20
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +28.57% -1.37% -2.10%
10th Percentile £11.58 £12.00 £9.25
90th Percentile £18.70 £19.50 £23.75
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £18.00 £15.25 £16.00
% change year-on-year +18.03% -4.69% +14.29%

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 23 July 2017, IT contractor jobs citing zOS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract 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%) Linux
1 5 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 5 (100.00%) Unix
1 5 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 5 (100.00%) BizTalk Server
1 5 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 4 (80.00%) Finance
3 3 (60.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (60.00%) ITSM
3 3 (60.00%) Staffware
3 3 (60.00%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (60.00%) Scrum
3 3 (60.00%) IBM HTTP Server
3 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (60.00%) Service Management
3 3 (60.00%) Change Management
3 3 (60.00%) Project Management
3 3 (60.00%) Windows
3 3 (60.00%) SQL
3 3 (60.00%) Adobe
3 3 (60.00%) SAS
3 3 (60.00%) UML
3 3 (60.00%) LDAP
3 3 (60.00%) ITIL
3 3 (60.00%) MongoDB
3 3 (60.00%) Agile Project Management
3 3 (60.00%) Jenkins

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%) IIS
1 5 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 5 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 3 (60.00%) Confluence
2 3 (60.00%) IBM HTTP Server
2 3 (60.00%) LiveCycle
2 3 (60.00%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (60.00%) Staffware
Cloud Services
1 3 (60.00%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) LDAP
2 2 (40.00%) ATM
2 2 (40.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (100.00%) DB2
2 3 (60.00%) MongoDB
2 3 (60.00%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (60.00%) Git (software)
1 3 (60.00%) Jenkins
1 3 (60.00%) JIRA
1 3 (60.00%) SonarQube
1 3 (60.00%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 4 (80.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) Banking
2 1 (20.00%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Project Manager
2 3 (60.00%) Analyst
2 3 (60.00%) Finance Manager
2 3 (60.00%) Finance Project Manager
2 3 (60.00%) Financial Analyst
2 3 (60.00%) Process Analyst
2 3 (60.00%) Project Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Banking Project Manager
3 1 (20.00%) SharePoint Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Computer Science
1 3 (60.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (40.00%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
1 5 (100.00%) Unix
2 3 (60.00%) Windows
3 2 (40.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Agile Project Management
1 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (60.00%) BPMN
1 3 (60.00%) Change Management
1 3 (60.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 3 (60.00%) Incident Management
1 3 (60.00%) ITIL
1 3 (60.00%) ITSM
1 3 (60.00%) Kanban
1 3 (60.00%) Problem Management
1 3 (60.00%) Project Management
1 3 (60.00%) Scrum
1 3 (60.00%) Service Management
1 3 (60.00%) UML
2 2 (40.00%) Logistics
2 2 (40.00%) Matrix Organization
2 2 (40.00%) Process Improvement
3 1 (20.00%) Release Management
3 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) APMG
1 3 (60.00%) Computer Science Degree
1 3 (60.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) PMO
System Software
1 5 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (40.00%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Oracle
2 3 (60.00%) Adobe
2 3 (60.00%) ILOG
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft