Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South West with a requirement for JCL skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited JCL over the 6 months to 21 November 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.

Job Control Language (JCL)
England > South West
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 200 214
Contract jobs citing JCL 0 3 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West - 0.053% 0.15%
As % of the Programming Languages category - 0.13% 0.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
South West median daily rate - £338 -
England median daily rate £428 £403 £400
% change year-on-year +6.21% +0.63% +21.21%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South West median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - £28.50 £26.75
% change year-on-year - +6.54% -17.69%

JCL is in the Programming Languages category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the South West with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
South West
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 2148 2328 2539
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 38.04% 40.80% 38.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 1324 1510 1692
South West median daily rate £388 £363 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.90% -2.03% +2.78%
10th Percentile £270 £263 £263
90th Percentile £525 £513 £493
England median daily rate £460 £425 £410
% change year-on-year +8.24% +3.66% +2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 103 142 170
South West median hourly rate £40.00 £38.00 £39.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.26% -3.18% +12.14%
10th Percentile £17.80 £20.05 £26.10
90th Percentile £50.20 £48.00 £54.90
England median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £37.45
% change year-on-year +6.67% +0.13% +22.79%

JCL
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

Job postings citing JCL as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South West.

Job vacancy trend for JCL in the South West

JCL
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing JCL in the South West.

Contractor daily rate trend for JCL in the South West

JCL
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing JCL in the South West.

Contractor hourly rate trend for JCL in the South West