The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Mainframe in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Mainframe over the 3 months to 28 August 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
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Mainframes
Rank 36 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Mainframe 3 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.88% - -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.91% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
Median daily rate £425 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £425 £425
% change year-on-year
+11.76% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.34 £37.50 £29.25
% change year-on-year
-13.77% +28.20%
Mainframe
Cambridgeshire

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

Miscellaneous Category
Cambridge
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
103 138 161
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 30.12% 26.49% 32.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 77 90
Median daily rate £355 £363 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.06% +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £93 £215 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £426 £635 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 8 33
Median hourly rate £40.00 £16.64 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+140.45% -39.50%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £20.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +5.26%

Mainframe
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

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

Mainframe Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

Mainframe
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

Mainframe Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

Mainframe
Top 11 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 28 August 2016, IT contractor jobs citing 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 Cambridge region with a requirement for Mainframe.

1 10 (100.00%) Oracle
1 10 (100.00%) SAP
1 10 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 10 (100.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 10 (100.00%) Capacity Planning
1 10 (100.00%) Oracle Identity Management
1 10 (100.00%) Oracle Database
1 10 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
1 10 (100.00%) SDLC
2 5 (50.00%) Mentoring
3 1 (10.00%) Oracle Identity Manager

Mainframe
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (100.00%) Oracle Database
1 10 (100.00%) Oracle Database 11g
Job Titles
1 10 (100.00%) Architect
1 10 (100.00%) Technical Architect
2 9 (90.00%) Oracle Architect
2 9 (90.00%) Oracle Technical Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Technical Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (100.00%) Capacity Planning
1 10 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
1 10 (100.00%) SDLC
2 5 (50.00%) Mentoring
System Software
1 10 (100.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 10 (100.00%) Oracle Identity Management
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle Identity Manager
Vendors
1 10 (100.00%) Oracle
1 10 (100.00%) SAP