The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Mainframe in IT contracts advertised for the Bournemouth region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Mainframe over the 3 months to 24 April 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Mainframes
Rank - 18 18
Contract jobs citing Mainframe 0 7 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bournemouth - 6.14% 2.11%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 21.21% 12.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 0
Average daily rate
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- £485 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £415 £420 £386
% change year-on-year
-1.30% +8.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.90 £30.50 £27.96
% change year-on-year
-28.19% +9.08%
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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 Bournemouth region.

Miscellaneous Category
Bournemouth
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
19 33 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bournemouth 19.39% 28.95% 16.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 21 8
Average daily rate £520 £486 £287
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.94% +69.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £403 £325 £248
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
Average hourly rate £35.50 £13.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+162.96% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £21.50 £21.25
% change year-on-year
-11.62% +1.17%

Mainframe
Jobs Demand Trend in Bournemouth

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

Mainframe Jobs Demand Trend in Bournemouth

Mainframe
Daily Rate Trend in Bournemouth

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

Mainframe Daily Rate Trend in Bournemouth

Mainframe
Hourly Rate Trend in Bournemouth

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

Mainframe Hourly Rate Trend in Bournemouth

Mainframe
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bournemouth

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Bournemouth 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 2 (66.67%) COBOL
1 2 (66.67%) DB2
1 2 (66.67%) Adabas
1 2 (66.67%) NATURAL
1 2 (66.67%) JCL
2 1 (33.33%) Project Management
2 1 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Banking
2 1 (33.33%) Zachman Framework
2 1 (33.33%) TOGAF
2 1 (33.33%) Investment Banking
2 1 (33.33%) QA
2 1 (33.33%) Software Architecture
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database
2 1 (33.33%) Relational Database
2 1 (33.33%) Line Management
2 1 (33.33%) Mentoring
2 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (33.33%) SAS
2 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (33.33%) RDBMS
2 1 (33.33%) IBM
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (33.33%) Informatica
2 1 (33.33%) zOS
2 1 (33.33%) WebLogic
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce

Mainframe
Top Related IT Skills in Bournemouth by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Bournemouth 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 1 (33.33%) SAS
1 1 (33.33%) WebLogic
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) DB2
1 2 (66.67%) Adabas
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database
2 1 (33.33%) Relational Database
2 1 (33.33%) RDBMS
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
1 1 (33.33%) Banking
1 1 (33.33%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Solutions Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Mainframe Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Natural/Adabas Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Digital Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Digital Solutions Architect
2 1 (33.33%) AWS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Project Management
1 1 (33.33%) Zachman Framework
1 1 (33.33%) TOGAF
1 1 (33.33%) Software Architecture
1 1 (33.33%) Line Management
1 1 (33.33%) Mentoring
1 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) ITIL
1 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce
1 1 (33.33%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) COBOL
1 2 (66.67%) NATURAL
1 2 (66.67%) JCL
2 1 (33.33%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) IBM
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 1 (33.33%) Informatica
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle