The table below looks at the prevalence of the term IBM Mainframe in IT contracts advertised for the Buckinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited IBM Mainframe over the 3 months to 30 July 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
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM Mainframe
Rank 70 87 77
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -10
Contract jobs citing IBM Mainframe 9 2 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.97% 0.16% 0.76%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.13% 0.49% 2.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 4
Median daily rate - £356 £334
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.74%
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £394 £408
% change year-on-year
-23.80% -3.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £37.50 £29.25
% change year-on-year
-24.00% +28.20%
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 Buckinghamshire region.

Miscellaneous Category
Buckinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
288 406 354
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 31.14% 32.72% 26.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 142 208 169
Median daily rate £425 £369 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.25% +8.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £273 £217
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £459 £487
UK excluding London median daily rate £385 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 24 20
Median hourly rate £14.00 £14.60 £18.13
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.09% -19.46%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £11.71 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.25 £24.75 £20.95
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £18.50 £20.21
% change year-on-year
+16.21% -8.43%

IBM Mainframe
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

IBM Mainframe Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

IBM Mainframe
Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

IBM Mainframe Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

IBM Mainframe
Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

IBM Mainframe Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

IBM Mainframe
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

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 Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 30 July 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
Milton Keynes +16 4 - -
IBM Mainframe
South East

IBM Mainframe
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for IBM Mainframe.

1 21 (100.00%) IBM
1 21 (100.00%) Mainframe
2 14 (66.67%) Finance
3 7 (33.33%) DB2
3 7 (33.33%) Spanish Language
4 4 (19.05%) Banking
4 4 (19.05%) Retail
4 4 (19.05%) COBOL
4 4 (19.05%) JCL
4 4 (19.05%) Control-M
5 3 (14.29%) WebSphere MQ
5 3 (14.29%) Remedy
5 3 (14.29%) Project Management
5 3 (14.29%) WebSphere
5 3 (14.29%) Migration
5 3 (14.29%) HP Quality Center
5 3 (14.29%) SWIFT
6 2 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (9.52%) CA Endevor
6 2 (9.52%) MS PowerPoint
6 2 (9.52%) Java
6 2 (9.52%) SharePoint
6 2 (9.52%) FTP
7 1 (4.76%) Microsoft
7 1 (4.76%) SQL
7 1 (4.76%) MS Excel
7 1 (4.76%) C
7 1 (4.76%) TIBCO
7 1 (4.76%) Retail Banking
7 1 (4.76%) Back Office

IBM Mainframe
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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 3 (14.29%) WebSphere
2 2 (9.52%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (9.52%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (4.76%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.52%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (33.33%) DB2
General
1 14 (66.67%) Finance
2 7 (33.33%) Spanish Language
3 4 (19.05%) Banking
3 4 (19.05%) Retail
4 1 (4.76%) Back Office
4 1 (4.76%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (28.57%) Analyst
2 4 (19.05%) Project Manager
3 3 (14.29%) Consultant
3 3 (14.29%) Developer
4 2 (9.52%) IT Manager
4 2 (9.52%) IT Project Manager
4 2 (9.52%) Mainframe Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) Technical Consultant
5 1 (4.76%) Banking Project Manager
5 1 (4.76%) COBOL Consultant
5 1 (4.76%) DB2 Support
5 1 (4.76%) Excel Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) IBM Mainframe Developer
5 1 (4.76%) IBM Technical Consultant
5 1 (4.76%) Integration Specialist
5 1 (4.76%) Mainframe Specialist
5 1 (4.76%) Mainframe Support
5 1 (4.76%) SQL Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) Transformation Manager
5 1 (4.76%) Transformation Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (14.29%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 21 (100.00%) Mainframe
2 3 (14.29%) SWIFT
3 2 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (14.29%) Migration
1 3 (14.29%) Project Management
2 1 (4.76%) Anti-Money Laundering
2 1 (4.76%) Cash Management
2 1 (4.76%) Customer Segmentation
Programming Languages
1 4 (19.05%) COBOL
1 4 (19.05%) JCL
2 2 (9.52%) Java
3 1 (4.76%) C
3 1 (4.76%) SQL
Systems Management
1 4 (19.05%) Control-M
2 3 (14.29%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (9.52%) CA Endevor
Vendors
1 21 (100.00%) IBM
2 3 (14.29%) Remedy
3 1 (4.76%) Microsoft
3 1 (4.76%) TIBCO