The table below looks at the prevalence of the term IBM Mainframe in IT contracts advertised for the Darlington region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited IBM Mainframe over the 3 months to 30 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
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM Mainframe
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing IBM Mainframe 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Darlington - - -
As % of the Miscellaneous category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £425 £420
% change year-on-year
-12.94% +1.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £37.50 £29.25
% change year-on-year
- +28.20%
IBM Mainframe
Durham

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

Miscellaneous Category
Darlington
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
4 2 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Darlington 66.67% 16.67% 12.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 3
Median daily rate £425 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% +7.14%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £18.75 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.25 £19.29 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+15.34% -1.07%