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 5 May 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
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM Mainframe
Rank - - 123
Contract jobs citing IBM Mainframe 0 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire - - 0.11%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - - 0.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 3
Median daily rate - - £275
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £450 £350
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +28.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.50 - -
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
741 820 799
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 29.37% 29.34% 29.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 389 409 380
Median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £258 £215 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £501
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 28 40
Median hourly rate £15.00 £18.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.91% +5.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.30 £13.32 £11.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £45.00 £29.03
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £18.90 £20.50
% change year-on-year
+19.04% -7.80%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 2 (100.00%) Mainframe
1 2 (100.00%) Unix
1 2 (100.00%) IBM
2 1 (50.00%) zOS
2 1 (50.00%) AIX
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) JBoss
2 1 (50.00%) Tomcat
2 1 (50.00%) COBOL
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) VB
2 1 (50.00%) J2EE
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) DB2
2 1 (50.00%) WebLogic
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) SUSE
2 1 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) Retail
2 1 (50.00%) VB6
2 1 (50.00%) Incident Management
2 1 (50.00%) WebSphere
2 1 (50.00%) PCI DSS
2 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (50.00%) CentOS
2 1 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (50.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) FishEye

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (50.00%) JBoss
1 1 (50.00%) OpenStack
1 1 (50.00%) Tomcat
1 1 (50.00%) WebLogic
1 1 (50.00%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) DB2
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) FishEye
1 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (50.00%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (50.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Mainframe Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Mainframe Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Mainframe Expert
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Systems Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Technical Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Unix Architect
1 1 (50.00%) WebSphere Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Unix
2 1 (50.00%) AIX
2 1 (50.00%) CentOS
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (50.00%) SUSE
2 1 (50.00%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) DevOps
1 1 (50.00%) Incident Management
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) Mentoring
1 1 (50.00%) Root Cause Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) Technical Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) COBOL
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
1 1 (50.00%) VB
1 1 (50.00%) VB6
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Docker
1 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) Packer
1 1 (50.00%) vRealize
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) IBM
2 1 (50.00%) VMware