The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Nottinghamshire with a requirement for CICS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited CICS over the 3 months to 29 March 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 Customer Information Control System (CICS)
East Midlands / Nottinghamshire
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - - 48
Contract jobs citing CICS 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Nottinghamshire - - 0.23%
As % of the Application Platforms category - - 1.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £375 £445
% change year-on-year -20.00% -15.73%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

CICS is in the application platform skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Nottinghamshire with a requirement for application platform skills.

Contract Application Platform Skills
Nottinghamshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 52 73 85
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Nottinghamshire 13.07% 12.99% 19.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 25 38
Median daily rate £413 £300 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +37.50% -14.28%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £253 £231 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £455 £450 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 6
Median hourly rate - £17.50 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +16.66%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year - +6.06%  

CICS
Job Vacancy Trend in Nottinghamshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Nottinghamshire citing CICS as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Application Platforms category.

Job vacancy trend for CICS in Nottinghamshire

CICS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for CICS in Nottinghamshire