Period
to 10 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Surrey with a requirement for RACF skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited RACF over the 6 months to 10 December 2018 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 Resource Access Control Facility (RACF)
South East > Surrey
6 months to
10 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 165 - 128
Rank change year-on-year - +128 -
Contract jobs citing RACF 2 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 0.060% - 0.090%
As % of the System Software category 0.40% - 0.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 2
Surrey median daily rate £550 - £338
10th Percentile £525 - £314
90th Percentile £575 - £371
South East median daily rate £550 - £338
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Surrey median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate - - -

RACF is in the System Software category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Surrey with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
Surrey
Contract vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 501 362 335
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 14.95% 13.09% 15.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 336 225 212
Surrey median daily rate £450 £400 £376
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.50% +6.31% +7.50%
10th Percentile £150 £126 £143
90th Percentile £588 £575 £530
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +6.25% +5.26% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 25 30
Surrey median hourly rate £17.25 £16.50 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +4.55% +10.00% -13.04%
10th Percentile £11.05 £10.85 £10.75
90th Percentile £38.75 £25.00 £28.75
South East median hourly rate £16.00 £16.66 £15.00
% change year-on-year -3.96% +11.07% -11.76%

RACF
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

Job postings citing RACF as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Surrey.

Job vacancy trend for RACF in Surrey

RACF
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing RACF in Surrey.

Contractor hourly rate trend for RACF in Surrey

RACF
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing RACF within the Surrey region over the 6 months to 10 December 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Woking - 2 £550 -
RACF
South East

For the 6 months to 10 December 2018, IT contractor jobs citing RACF also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Surrey region with a requirement for RACF.

1 2 (100.00%) C
1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) C++
1 2 (100.00%) COBOL
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) Perl
1 2 (100.00%) VBScript
1 2 (100.00%) VB
1 2 (100.00%) DB2
1 2 (100.00%) Python
1 2 (100.00%) IBM
1 2 (100.00%) HP
1 2 (100.00%) ISEB
1 2 (100.00%) PMP
1 2 (100.00%) PMI Certification
1 2 (100.00%) CICS
1 2 (100.00%) REXX
1 2 (100.00%) PL/1
1 2 (100.00%) WebSphere MQ
1 2 (100.00%) Six Sigma
1 2 (100.00%) Mainframe
1 2 (100.00%) Scrum
1 2 (100.00%) ISTQB
1 2 (100.00%) WebSphere
1 2 (100.00%) JIRA
1 2 (100.00%) IBM Mainframe
1 2 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (100.00%) WebSphere Application Server
1 2 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 2 (100.00%) Confluence

RACF
Co-occurring IT Skills in Surrey 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 2 (100.00%) CICS
1 2 (100.00%) Confluence
1 2 (100.00%) WebSphere
1 2 (100.00%) WebSphere Application Server
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) DB2
2 1 (50.00%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (50.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (100.00%) JIRA
2 1 (50.00%) HP UFT
2 1 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (50.00%) JMeter
2 1 (50.00%) JUnit
2 1 (50.00%) LoadRunner
2 1 (50.00%) Selenium
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) REST
1 2 (100.00%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) IBM Mainframe
1 2 (100.00%) Mainframe
1 2 (100.00%) User Experience
2 1 (50.00%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 2 (100.00%) Scrum
1 2 (100.00%) Six Sigma
2 1 (50.00%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C
1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) C++
1 2 (100.00%) COBOL
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) Perl
1 2 (100.00%) PL/1
1 2 (100.00%) Python
1 2 (100.00%) REXX
1 2 (100.00%) VB
1 2 (100.00%) VBScript
2 1 (50.00%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) ISEB
1 2 (100.00%) ISTQB
1 2 (100.00%) PMI Certification
1 2 (100.00%) PMP
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) ACF2
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) HP ALM
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) HP
1 2 (100.00%) IBM