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 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.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
CA IDMS
UK
Rank 597 624 -
Rank change year-on-year +27 -  
Contract jobs citing IDMS 2 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.004% 0.008% -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.020% 0.034% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £356 -
UK excluding London median daily rate - £356 -
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 10154 11722 11724
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 22.70% 22.19% 22.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 6869 7857 7471
Median daily rate £438 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.94% +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 127 190 155
Median hourly rate £31.00 £34.00 £32.10
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -8.82% +5.91%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £15.00 £16.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £60.62 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.75 £32.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year -2.30% -  

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 hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing IDMS.

Contractor hourly rate trend for IDMS in the UK

IDMS
Top 2 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing IDMS within the UK over the 3 months to 23 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +34 2 - -
London - 2 - -

IDMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 March 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 3 (75.00%) Mainframe
2 2 (50.00%) Problem Management
2 2 (50.00%) VME
2 2 (50.00%) COBOL
3 1 (25.00%) Change Management
3 1 (25.00%) Finance
3 1 (25.00%) ICL
3 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (25.00%) StarTeam
3 1 (25.00%) ISPF
3 1 (25.00%) DB2
3 1 (25.00%) IBM
3 1 (25.00%) HP
3 1 (25.00%) CA
3 1 (25.00%) zOS
3 1 (25.00%) MVS
3 1 (25.00%) JCL
3 1 (25.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (25.00%) IBM Mainframe
3 1 (25.00%) Performance Management
3 1 (25.00%) High Availability
3 1 (25.00%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) ACF2
3 1 (25.00%) SDLC
3 1 (25.00%) Time Sharing Option
3 1 (25.00%) Job Entry Subsystem
3 1 (25.00%) Defect Tracking
3 1 (25.00%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (25.00%) Fault Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) Virtual Machines

IDMS
Top Related 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) DB2
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) StarTeam
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Administrator
1 2 (50.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) COBOL Developer
2 1 (25.00%) DBA
2 1 (25.00%) Mainframe DBA
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) ISPF
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Mainframe
2 1 (25.00%) IBM Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) VME
2 1 (25.00%) MVS
2 1 (25.00%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Problem Management
2 1 (25.00%) Change Management
2 1 (25.00%) Defect Tracking
2 1 (25.00%) Fault Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) High Availability
2 1 (25.00%) Performance Management
2 1 (25.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) SDLC
2 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) COBOL
2 1 (25.00%) JCL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (25.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) ACF2
1 1 (25.00%) Job Entry Subsystem
1 1 (25.00%) Time Sharing Option
1 1 (25.00%) Virtual Machines
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) CA
1 1 (25.00%) HP
1 1 (25.00%) IBM
1 1 (25.00%) ICL