The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for IDMS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited IDMS over the 3 months to 23 June 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.

CA IDMS
UK
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 642 635
Contract jobs citing IDMS 0 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK - 0.002% 0.007%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category - 0.009% 0.030%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 3
Median daily rate - - £270
UK excluding London median daily rate - - £248
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

IDMS is in the database and business intelligence skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Contract Database & Business Intelligence Skills
UK
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 10524 11744 13206
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 22.48% 21.82% 23.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 6884 7958 8635
Median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £350
% change year-on-year +3.22% +10.71%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 145 193 187
Median hourly rate £31.25 £30.50 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.45% +10.90%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.00 £15.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £49.00 £52.17
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £30.35 £26.00
% change year-on-year +25.19% +16.74%  

IDMS
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing IDMS as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

Job vacancy trend for IDMS in the UK

IDMS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for IDMS in the UK

IDMS
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for IDMS in the UK

For the 6 months to 23 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing IDMS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for IDMS.

1 2 (100.00%) Problem Management
1 2 (100.00%) Mainframe
2 1 (50.00%) IBM Mainframe
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Management
2 1 (50.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) ACF2
2 1 (50.00%) Time Sharing Option
2 1 (50.00%) Job Entry Subsystem
2 1 (50.00%) Change Management
2 1 (50.00%) ISPF
2 1 (50.00%) IBM
2 1 (50.00%) CA
2 1 (50.00%) zOS
2 1 (50.00%) JCL
2 1 (50.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley

IDMS
Co-occurring IT Skills 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:

Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Administrator
2 1 (50.00%) DBA
2 1 (50.00%) Mainframe DBA
2 1 (50.00%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) ISPF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Mainframe
2 1 (50.00%) IBM Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Problem Management
2 1 (50.00%) Change Management
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Management
2 1 (50.00%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) JCL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) ACF2
1 1 (50.00%) Job Entry Subsystem
1 1 (50.00%) Time Sharing Option
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) CA
1 1 (50.00%) IBM