Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire with a requirement for CICS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited CICS over the 6 months to 18 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.

IBM Customer Information Control System (CICS)
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 155 164
Contract jobs citing CICS 0 18 16
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire - 0.50% 0.36%
As % of the Application Platforms category - 2.99% 1.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 9
West Yorkshire median daily rate - £475 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -5.00% +88.68%
Yorkshire median daily rate - £525 £500
% change year-on-year - +5.00% +88.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
West Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -
Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -

CICS is in the Application Platforms category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
West Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 506 602 893
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 16.87% 16.57% 20.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 327 364 548
West Yorkshire median daily rate £408 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.88% - +8.84%
10th Percentile £273 £263 £250
90th Percentile £575 £538 £538
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £413 £400
% change year-on-year -3.03% +3.13% +14.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 14 32
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £14.00 £14.50 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.45% -3.33% -2.80%
10th Percentile £10.38 £12.58 £9.28
90th Percentile £25.70 £31.50 £37.04
Yorkshire median hourly rate £16.50 £21.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year -21.43% +40.00% -6.25%

CICS
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

Job postings citing CICS as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire.

Job vacancy trend for CICS in West Yorkshire

CICS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for CICS in West Yorkshire