The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Mainframe in IT contracts advertised for the Docklands, London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Mainframe over the 3 months to 27 May 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 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Mainframes
Rank - - 19
Contract jobs citing Mainframe 0 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Docklands, London - - 3.06%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - - 6.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 3
Median daily rate - - £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £383 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
-4.37% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £12.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+128.00% -54.54%
Mainframe
London

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

Miscellaneous Category
Docklands, London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
26 49 46
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Docklands, London 48.15% 45.79% 46.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 41 37
Median daily rate £500 £550 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £318 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £675 £658
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £45.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £18.00 £20.50
% change year-on-year
+19.44% -12.19%

Mainframe
Jobs Demand Trend in Docklands, London

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

Mainframe Jobs Demand Trend in Docklands, London

Mainframe
Daily Rate Trend in Docklands, London

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

Mainframe Daily Rate Trend in Docklands, London

Mainframe
Hourly Rate Trend in Docklands, London

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

Mainframe Hourly Rate Trend in Docklands, London