The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term IBM Mainframe in IT contracts advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited IBM Mainframe over the 3 months to 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the East of England region.

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.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM Mainframe
Rank 148 - 133
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing IBM Mainframe 1 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.031% - 0.032%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.15% - 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate £325 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
-18.75% +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £23.00
Miscellaneous Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
678 445 677
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 21.05% 19.30% 21.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 330 217 302
Average daily rate £350 £363 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.44% +11.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £165 £190 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £495 £470
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £345 £348
% change year-on-year
+1.44% -0.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 47 51 68
Average hourly rate £22.50 £37.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-40.00% +7.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £14.40 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.50 £48.40 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £22.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-22.22% -10.00%
IBM Mainframe
England

IBM Mainframe
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

IBM Mainframe Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

IBM Mainframe
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

IBM Mainframe Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

IBM Mainframe
Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

IBM Mainframe Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

IBM Mainframe
Top 16 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East of England region citing IBM 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 IBM Mainframe.

1 2 (100.00%) IBM
1 2 (100.00%) Mainframe
2 1 (50.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (50.00%) Migration
2 1 (50.00%) Teradata
2 1 (50.00%) Data Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (50.00%) ERwin
2 1 (50.00%) JCL
2 1 (50.00%) Six Sigma
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) DB2
2 1 (50.00%) MS Project
2 1 (50.00%) Data Modelling
2 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence

IBM Mainframe
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East of England region citing IBM 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 IBM Mainframe. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Project
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (50.00%) DB2
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) ERwin
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Systems Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Migration Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Mainframe Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Mainframe
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Service Delivery
1 1 (50.00%) Migration
1 1 (50.00%) Data Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (50.00%) Six Sigma
1 1 (50.00%) Data Modelling
1 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) JCL
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) IBM
2 1 (50.00%) Teradata