The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Mainframe in IT contracts advertised for the Basingstoke region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Mainframe over the 3 months to 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Mainframes
Rank 24 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Mainframe 3 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 1.46% - -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.61% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
Average daily rate
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£383 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £390
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £12.50 £27.50 £17.75
% change year-on-year
-54.54% +54.92%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in contract jobs advertised in the Basingstoke region.

Miscellaneous Category
Basingstoke
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
83 57 70
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 40.29% 27.14% 34.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 28 48
Average daily rate £388 £384 £438
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.97% -12.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £133 £228
10% offered a daily rate of more than £448 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 0
Average hourly rate £14.50 £37.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-61.33% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £22.50 £20.50
% change year-on-year
-15.55% +9.75%

Mainframe
Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Mainframe across the Basingstoke region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Mainframe Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

Mainframe
Daily Rate Trend in Basingstoke

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Mainframe across the Basingstoke region.

Mainframe Daily Rate Trend in Basingstoke

Mainframe
Hourly Rate Trend in Basingstoke

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Mainframe across the Basingstoke region.

Mainframe Hourly Rate Trend in Basingstoke

Mainframe
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Basingstoke region citing Mainframe also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Mainframe.

1 6 (100.00%) Windows
1 6 (100.00%) Linux
1 6 (100.00%) IBM
1 6 (100.00%) Firewall
1 6 (100.00%) Security Management
1 6 (100.00%) AS400
1 6 (100.00%) VMware
1 6 (100.00%) Information Security
1 6 (100.00%) Content Management
1 6 (100.00%) Intrusion Detection
1 6 (100.00%) Penetration Testing
1 6 (100.00%) IBM Mainframe
1 6 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (66.67%) Vulnerability Management
2 4 (66.67%) PCI DSS
2 4 (66.67%) Technical Architecture
2 4 (66.67%) CISSP
3 2 (33.33%) Finance

Mainframe
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Basingstoke region citing Mainframe also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Mainframe. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 6 (100.00%) Firewall
1 6 (100.00%) Intrusion Detection
General
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Analyst
1 6 (100.00%) Security Analyst
2 4 (66.67%) Senior Security Analyst
2 4 (66.67%) Senior Analyst
3 2 (33.33%) IT Security Analyst
3 2 (33.33%) IT Security Consultant
3 2 (33.33%) IT Consultant
3 2 (33.33%) Consultant
3 2 (33.33%) Security Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 6 (100.00%) AS400
1 6 (100.00%) IBM Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
1 6 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Security Management
1 6 (100.00%) Information Security
1 6 (100.00%) Content Management
1 6 (100.00%) Penetration Testing
2 4 (66.67%) Technical Architecture
2 4 (66.67%) Vulnerability Management
Qualifications
1 4 (66.67%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (66.67%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 6 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) IBM
1 6 (100.00%) VMware