Period
to 18 December 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the North West with a requirement for OS/390 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited OS/390 over the 6 months to 18 December 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 OS/390 (OS390)
England > North West
6 months to
18 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - - 244
Contract jobs citing OS/390 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West - - 0.012%
As % of the Operating Systems category - - 0.060%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
North West median daily rate - - -
England median daily rate - £350 £310
% change year-on-year - +12.90% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
North West median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - £36.00 -

OS/390 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 the North West with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
North West
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 1096 1323 1666
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 19.26% 20.70% 19.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 682 858 905
North West median daily rate £400 £400 £352
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +13.64% +4.30%
10th Percentile £170 £180 £172
90th Percentile £563 £531 £511
England median daily rate £425 £413 £400
% change year-on-year +3.03% +3.13% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 99 83 194
North West median hourly rate £17.43 £15.00 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +16.20% -9.09% +10.00%
10th Percentile £11.33 £11.25 £11.00
90th Percentile £42.60 £42.00 £40.00
England median hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year +6.06% - +3.13%

OS/390
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

Job postings citing OS/390 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North West.

Job vacancy trend for OS/390 in the North West

OS/390
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing OS/390 in the North West.

Contractor daily rate trend for OS/390 in the North West

OS/390
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing OS/390 in the North West.

Contractor hourly rate trend for OS/390 in the North West