The first 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the Bournemouth region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Mainframes
Rank 17 18 22
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +4
Contract jobs citing Mainframe 7 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bournemouth 5.69% 1.08% 1.37%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 20.00% 6.67% 6.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 2
Average daily rate £485 - £399
UK excluding London average daily rate £420 £394 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +8.62%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.50 £27.96 £27.57
% change year-on-year
+9.08% +1.43%
Miscellaneous Category
Bournemouth
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
35 15 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bournemouth 28.46% 16.13% 21.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 8 19
Average daily rate £488 £311 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+56.75% -13.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £470 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £340 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.47% -2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 5
Average hourly rate £13.50 - £13.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £21.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% -16.00%
Mainframe
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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 18 April 2014, 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 7 (100.00%) .NET
1 7 (100.00%) E-Commerce
2 6 (85.71%) SOA
2 6 (85.71%) Java
2 6 (85.71%) Oracle
3 4 (57.14%) WebLogic
3 4 (57.14%) B2B
3 4 (57.14%) RDBMS
3 4 (57.14%) Finance
3 4 (57.14%) Oracle Database
3 4 (57.14%) Relational Database
4 3 (42.86%) Oracle Service Bus
4 3 (42.86%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 2 (28.57%) Spring MVC
5 2 (28.57%) Spring Web Flow
5 2 (28.57%) ITIL
5 2 (28.57%) Project Management
5 2 (28.57%) Zachman Framework
5 2 (28.57%) TOGAF
5 2 (28.57%) Spring
5 2 (28.57%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (28.57%) MVC
5 2 (28.57%) Software Architecture
6 1 (14.29%) Mobile App
6 1 (14.29%) Apple iOS
6 1 (14.29%) REST
6 1 (14.29%) Portfolio Management
6 1 (14.29%) C#
6 1 (14.29%) IIS

Mainframe
Top Related IT Skills in Bournemouth by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 4 (57.14%) WebLogic
2 3 (42.86%) Oracle Service Bus
2 3 (42.86%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (14.29%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (57.14%) RDBMS
1 4 (57.14%) Oracle Database
1 4 (57.14%) Relational Database
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 4 (57.14%) Finance
2 1 (14.29%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) Architect
1 7 (100.00%) Solutions Architect
2 3 (42.86%) Lead Solutions Architect
2 3 (42.86%) Lead Designer
2 3 (42.86%) Solutions Designer
2 3 (42.86%) Designer
2 3 (42.86%) Lead Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Web Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (100.00%) .NET
2 2 (28.57%) Spring MVC
2 2 (28.57%) Spring Web Flow
2 2 (28.57%) Spring
3 1 (14.29%) REST
3 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET
3 1 (14.29%) Web Services
3 1 (14.29%) XML
3 1 (14.29%) SAML
3 1 (14.29%) Middleware
3 1 (14.29%) OpenID
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Apple iOS
1 1 (14.29%) zOS
1 1 (14.29%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) E-Commerce
2 6 (85.71%) SOA
3 4 (57.14%) B2B
4 2 (28.57%) ITIL
4 2 (28.57%) Project Management
4 2 (28.57%) Zachman Framework
4 2 (28.57%) TOGAF
4 2 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (28.57%) MVC
4 2 (28.57%) Software Architecture
5 1 (14.29%) Portfolio Management
5 1 (14.29%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) Java
2 1 (14.29%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) ITIL Certification
Vendors
1 6 (85.71%) Oracle
2 1 (14.29%) TIBCO
2 1 (14.29%) IBM
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft