The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Mainframe in IT contracts advertised for the Crawley region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Mainframe over the 3 months to 28 April 2016 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.

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Mainframes
Rank 32 - 20
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Mainframe 3 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Crawley 1.33% - 1.63%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.80% - 5.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 2
Average daily rate £475 - £514
UK excluding London average daily rate £420 £419 £420
% change year-on-year
+0.23% -0.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £21.90 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+18.72% -28.19%
Mainframe
West Sussex

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

Miscellaneous Category
Crawley
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
107 59 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Crawley 47.35% 42.45% 30.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 79 46 21
Average daily rate £400 £363 £503
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.34% -27.86%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £298 £300 £291
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £483 £535
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 4
Average hourly rate £43.00 - £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.00 £18.75 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+17.33% -6.25%

Mainframe
Jobs Demand Trend in Crawley

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

Mainframe Jobs Demand Trend in Crawley

Mainframe
Daily Rate Trend in Crawley

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

Mainframe Daily Rate Trend in Crawley

Mainframe
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Crawley

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Crawley 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 3 (100.00%) C
1 3 (100.00%) ITIL
1 3 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 3 (100.00%) Unix
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) LAN
1 3 (100.00%) WAN
1 3 (100.00%) VPN
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) Citrix
1 3 (100.00%) MPLS
1 3 (100.00%) Project Management
1 3 (100.00%) Service Management
1 3 (100.00%) Back Office
1 3 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
1 3 (100.00%) Project Planning
1 3 (100.00%) SCCM
1 3 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 3 (100.00%) iSeries
1 3 (100.00%) XenApp
1 3 (100.00%) XenDesktop
1 3 (100.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 3 (100.00%) PMBOK
1 3 (100.00%) BYOD
1 3 (100.00%) Data Centre
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server

Mainframe
Top Related IT Skills in Crawley by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Crawley 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.

Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) LAN
1 3 (100.00%) MPLS
1 3 (100.00%) VPN
1 3 (100.00%) WAN
General
1 3 (100.00%) Back Office
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
1 3 (100.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Infrastructure Manager
1 3 (100.00%) Infrastructure Project Manager
1 3 (100.00%) Network Infrastructure Manager
1 3 (100.00%) Network Infrastructure Project Manager
1 3 (100.00%) Network Manager
1 3 (100.00%) Network Project Manager
1 3 (100.00%) Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) BYOD
1 3 (100.00%) Data Centre
1 3 (100.00%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Unix
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) ITIL
1 3 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 3 (100.00%) Project Management
1 3 (100.00%) Project Planning
1 3 (100.00%) Service Management
1 3 (100.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) C
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (100.00%) PMBOK
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (100.00%) XenApp
1 3 (100.00%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 3 (100.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) Citrix
1 3 (100.00%) VMware