The table below looks at the prevalence of the term IBM Mainframe in IT contracts advertised for the Durham region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited IBM Mainframe over the 3 months to 24 July 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
24 Jul 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 Durham - - -
As % of the Miscellaneous category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £332 £385 £400
% change year-on-year
-13.72% -3.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £37.50 £29.25
% change year-on-year
-24.00% +28.20%
IBM Mainframe
North East

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

Miscellaneous Category
Durham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
28 47 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Durham 26.67% 36.72% 27.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 31 7
Median daily rate £400 £300 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £124 £175 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £595 £433 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 5
Median hourly rate £11.72 £18.00 £13.11
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-34.88% +37.29%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.14 £18.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.54 £18.00 £17.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.36 £18.00 £20.50
% change year-on-year
+18.63% -12.19%

IBM Mainframe
Jobs Demand Trend in Durham

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

IBM Mainframe Jobs Demand Trend in Durham