The table below looks at the prevalence of the term IBM Mainframe in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited IBM Mainframe over the 3 months to 9 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM Mainframe
Rank 96 111 130
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +19
Contract jobs citing IBM Mainframe 17 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.85% 0.078% 0.038%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.77% 0.26% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £378
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £345 £425
% change year-on-year
+15.94% -18.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £27.00 -
IBM Mainframe
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in contract jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Miscellaneous Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
614 772 857
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 30.73% 30.30% 32.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 291 404 441
Median daily rate £400 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £222 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £546 £545 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £385 £363
% change year-on-year
-1.29% +6.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 39 13
Median hourly rate £30.00 £16.38 £27.83
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+83.20% -41.16%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.20 £12.05 £16.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.39 £45.31 £39.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.94 £19.50 £16.85
% change year-on-year
-2.87% +15.72%

IBM Mainframe
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Berkshire region citing IBM Mainframe as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

IBM Mainframe Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

IBM Mainframe
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

IBM Mainframe Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

IBM Mainframe
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

IBM Mainframe Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

IBM Mainframe
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing IBM Mainframe within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 9 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Reading - 17 - -
IBM Mainframe
South East

IBM Mainframe
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 9 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing IBM Mainframe also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Berkshire region with a requirement for IBM Mainframe.

1 17 (100.00%) Unix
1 17 (100.00%) Windows
1 17 (100.00%) AIX
1 17 (100.00%) Solaris
1 17 (100.00%) Linux
1 17 (100.00%) Cisco
1 17 (100.00%) IBM
1 17 (100.00%) Shell Script
1 17 (100.00%) Mainframe
1 17 (100.00%) SAN
1 17 (100.00%) NetApp
2 15 (88.24%) Law
2 15 (88.24%) Data Centre
3 14 (82.35%) EMC VNX
3 14 (82.35%) EMC VMAX
3 14 (82.35%) VMware
3 14 (82.35%) EMC
3 14 (82.35%) VMware Infrastructure
4 10 (58.82%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 3 (17.65%) Business Continuity
5 3 (17.65%) Finance
5 3 (17.65%) SQL
5 3 (17.65%) Oracle
5 3 (17.65%) Tivoli
6 2 (11.76%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (5.88%) Flash
7 1 (5.88%) SnapMirror

IBM Mainframe
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire 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:

Communications & Networking
1 17 (100.00%) SAN
General
1 15 (88.24%) Law
2 3 (17.65%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (29.41%) Storage Engineer
2 4 (23.53%) Cisco Engineer
3 3 (17.65%) Consultant
3 3 (17.65%) Storage Consultant
3 3 (17.65%) Storage Specialist
3 3 (17.65%) Team Leader
4 1 (5.88%) Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Architect
4 1 (5.88%) Cisco Consultant
4 1 (5.88%) Senior Consultant
4 1 (5.88%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
4 1 (5.88%) Senior Storage Consultant
4 1 (5.88%) Senior Storage Specialist
4 1 (5.88%) Storage Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Storage Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.88%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 17 (100.00%) Mainframe
2 15 (88.24%) Data Centre
3 14 (82.35%) EMC VMAX
3 14 (82.35%) EMC VNX
Operating Systems
1 17 (100.00%) AIX
1 17 (100.00%) Linux
1 17 (100.00%) Solaris
1 17 (100.00%) Unix
1 17 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (17.65%) Business Continuity
2 2 (11.76%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 17 (100.00%) Shell Script
2 3 (17.65%) SQL
System Software
1 14 (82.35%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 10 (58.82%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 3 (17.65%) Tivoli
3 1 (5.88%) SnapMirror
Vendors
1 17 (100.00%) Cisco
1 17 (100.00%) IBM
1 17 (100.00%) NetApp
2 14 (82.35%) EMC
2 14 (82.35%) VMware
3 3 (17.65%) Oracle