The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Mainframe in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridgeshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Mainframe over the 3 months to 27 September 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
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Mainframes
Rank - - 65
Contract jobs citing Mainframe 0 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire - - 0.40%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - - 1.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
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 £34.20 £37.25 £25.75
% change year-on-year
-8.18% +44.66%
Mainframe
East of England

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

Miscellaneous Category
Cambridgeshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
142 218 241
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 26.54% 26.65% 32.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 67 112 123
Median daily rate £350 £400 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +33.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £93 £225 £138
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £650 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 15 43
Median hourly rate £40.00 £15.77 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+153.64% -42.65%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.25 £14.10 £21.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.30 £50.00 £60.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.00 £18.88 £17.63
% change year-on-year
+11.22% +7.12%

Mainframe
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Mainframe Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

Mainframe
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Mainframe Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

Mainframe
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Mainframe Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

Mainframe
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 27 September 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 Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for Mainframe.

1 12 (100.00%) SDLC
2 10 (83.33%) Oracle Identity Management
2 10 (83.33%) Oracle Database
2 10 (83.33%) Performance Tuning
2 10 (83.33%) Oracle Database 11g
2 10 (83.33%) Capacity Planning
2 10 (83.33%) Oracle
2 10 (83.33%) Active Directory
2 10 (83.33%) SAP
3 5 (41.67%) Mentoring
4 2 (16.67%) Waterfall
4 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (16.67%) Unisys
4 2 (16.67%) Crystal Reports
4 2 (16.67%) SQL
4 2 (16.67%) T-SQL
5 1 (8.33%) LINC
5 1 (8.33%) Oracle Identity Manager

Mainframe
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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 (83.33%) Oracle Database
1 10 (83.33%) Oracle Database 11g
2 2 (16.67%) Crystal Reports
Job Titles
1 10 (83.33%) Architect
1 10 (83.33%) Technical Architect
2 9 (75.00%) Oracle Architect
2 9 (75.00%) Oracle Technical Architect
3 1 (8.33%) Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Analyst Programmer
3 1 (8.33%) Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Mainframe Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Mainframe Analyst Programmer
3 1 (8.33%) Mainframe Programmer
3 1 (8.33%) Programmer
3 1 (8.33%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Senior Analyst Programmer
3 1 (8.33%) Senior Mainframe Analyst Programmer
3 1 (8.33%) Senior Mainframe Programmer
3 1 (8.33%) Senior Programme Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Senior Programmer
3 1 (8.33%) Technical Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (100.00%) SDLC
2 10 (83.33%) Capacity Planning
2 10 (83.33%) Performance Tuning
3 5 (41.67%) Mentoring
4 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (16.67%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 2 (16.67%) SQL
1 2 (16.67%) T-SQL
2 1 (8.33%) LINC
System Software
1 10 (83.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 10 (83.33%) Oracle Identity Management
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle Identity Manager
Vendors
1 10 (83.33%) Oracle
1 10 (83.33%) SAP
2 2 (16.67%) Unisys