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 3 months to 30 April 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
3 months to
30 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 69 62 -
Rank change year-on-year -7 -  
Contract jobs citing zOS 3 8 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 0.40% 1.06% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.41% 5.33% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £440 £442 £445
% change year-on-year -0.45% -0.67%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £34.50 £31.30
% change year-on-year - +10.22%  

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 213 150 195
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes 28.29% 19.82% 21.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 83 60 72
Median daily rate £450 £410 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.75% +13.88%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £300 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £363 £340
% change year-on-year +6.89% +6.61%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 10 6
Median hourly rate £15.50 £13.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +19.23% -18.75%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £11.00 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.00 £22.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £17.00 £15.85
% change year-on-year -8.82% +7.25%  

zOS
Job Vacancy Trend in Milton Keynes

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Milton Keynes citing zOS as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

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 30 April 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 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle
1 3 (100.00%) DB2
1 3 (100.00%) IIS
1 3 (100.00%) ITIL
1 3 (100.00%) Unix
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) UML
1 3 (100.00%) LDAP
1 3 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 3 (100.00%) SAS
1 3 (100.00%) Adobe
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (100.00%) ILOG
1 3 (100.00%) BizTalk Server
1 3 (100.00%) Project Management
1 3 (100.00%) Service Management
1 3 (100.00%) Change Management
1 3 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 3 (100.00%) ITSM
1 3 (100.00%) Staffware
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
1 3 (100.00%) PostgreSQL
1 3 (100.00%) Scrum
1 3 (100.00%) IBM HTTP Server
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) Incident Management
1 3 (100.00%) WebSphere
1 3 (100.00%) Degree

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 3 (100.00%) BizTalk Server
1 3 (100.00%) Confluence
1 3 (100.00%) IBM HTTP Server
1 3 (100.00%) IIS
1 3 (100.00%) LiveCycle
1 3 (100.00%) SAS
1 3 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 3 (100.00%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 3 (100.00%) Staffware
Cloud Services
1 3 (100.00%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) DB2
1 3 (100.00%) MongoDB
1 3 (100.00%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 3 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 3 (100.00%) JIRA
1 3 (100.00%) SonarQube
1 3 (100.00%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Analyst
1 3 (100.00%) Finance Manager
1 3 (100.00%) Finance Project Manager
1 3 (100.00%) Financial Analyst
1 3 (100.00%) Process Analyst
1 3 (100.00%) Project Analyst
1 3 (100.00%) Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 3 (100.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) Unix
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Project Management
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) BPMN
1 3 (100.00%) Change Management
1 3 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 3 (100.00%) Incident Management
1 3 (100.00%) ITIL
1 3 (100.00%) ITSM
1 3 (100.00%) Kanban
1 3 (100.00%) Problem Management
1 3 (100.00%) Project Management
1 3 (100.00%) Scrum
1 3 (100.00%) Service Management
1 3 (100.00%) UML
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) APMG
1 3 (100.00%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Adobe
1 3 (100.00%) ILOG
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
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