The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Mainframe in IT contracts advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Mainframe over the 3 months to 3 December 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
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Mainframes
Rank 119 117 118
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +1
Contract jobs citing Mainframe 2 16 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.089% 0.61% 0.68%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.28% 2.11% 2.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 6 13
Median daily rate £238 £350 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-32.14% -22.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £168 £210 £328
10% offered a daily rate of more than £308 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £450 £369
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +22.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 2
Median hourly rate - £26.38 £23.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +11.05%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £26.13 £25.75
% change year-on-year
+33.97% +1.45%
Mainframe
England

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

Miscellaneous Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
708 757 852
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 31.38% 29.04% 29.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 381 401 520
Median daily rate £350 £400 £373
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +7.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £139 £175 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £533 £588 £511
UK excluding London median daily rate £377 £385 £363
% change year-on-year
-2.14% +6.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 63 102 72
Median hourly rate £17.75 £25.75 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-31.06% +47.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.39 £12.50 £11.55
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.98 £41.25 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.75 £19.50 £16.84
% change year-on-year
-3.84% +15.79%

Mainframe
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

Mainframe Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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 Mainframe across the East of England region.

Mainframe Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

Mainframe
Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Mainframe across the East of England region over the 3 months to 3 December 2016.

Mainframe Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

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 Mainframe across the East of England region.

Mainframe Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

Mainframe
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Mainframe within the East of England region over the 3 months to 3 December 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hertfordshire -4 1 £150 -
Essex -6 1 £325 -14.47% 1
Mainframe
England

Mainframe
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 3 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Mainframe also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the East of England region with a requirement for Mainframe.

1 34 (58.62%) Business Analysis
2 31 (53.45%) DB2
3 29 (50.00%) SQL
4 26 (44.83%) Oracle
5 25 (43.10%) Data Analysis
6 23 (39.66%) CRM
7 21 (36.21%) Hadoop
7 21 (36.21%) Data Analytics
7 21 (36.21%) Analytics
8 20 (34.48%) COBOL
9 18 (31.03%) Customer Analytics
10 17 (29.31%) Campaign Management
10 17 (29.31%) Windows
11 16 (27.59%) SDLC
11 16 (27.59%) Degree
11 16 (27.59%) Use Case
12 15 (25.86%) Windows Vista
13 14 (24.14%) Stakeholder Management
14 13 (22.41%) Project Management
15 12 (20.69%) Time Management
15 12 (20.69%) Mathematics
15 12 (20.69%) Agile Software Development
15 12 (20.69%) Big Data
16 10 (17.24%) Release Management
17 9 (15.52%) Automotive
17 9 (15.52%) Client/Server
17 9 (15.52%) MS Excel
17 9 (15.52%) SAP
18 8 (13.79%) J2EE
18 8 (13.79%) ITIL

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (3.45%) BizTalk Server
1 2 (3.45%) SharePoint
1 2 (3.45%) Skype for Business
2 1 (1.72%) CICS
Applications
1 9 (15.52%) MS Excel
2 8 (13.79%) MS Office
3 3 (5.17%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (3.45%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.72%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (1.72%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.45%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (3.45%) Office 365
1 2 (3.45%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 7 (12.07%) WebEx
2 1 (1.72%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (53.45%) DB2
2 21 (36.21%) Hadoop
3 12 (20.69%) Big Data
4 5 (8.62%) Essbase
4 5 (8.62%) MS Access
5 3 (5.17%) Oracle Database
5 3 (5.17%) Oracle Database 11g
6 2 (3.45%) DataStage
6 2 (3.45%) SQL Server
7 1 (1.72%) IDMS
General
1 9 (15.52%) Automotive
2 4 (6.90%) Finance
3 3 (5.17%) Marketing
4 2 (3.45%) Manufacturing
4 2 (3.45%) Retail
Job Titles
1 31 (53.45%) Analyst
2 20 (34.48%) Business Analyst
3 10 (17.24%) Consultant
4 8 (13.79%) Technical Consultant
5 7 (12.07%) Support Analyst
6 6 (10.34%) CRM Consultant
6 6 (10.34%) CRM Technical Consultant
6 6 (10.34%) Data Consultant
6 6 (10.34%) Senior Analyst
6 6 (10.34%) Senior Business Analyst
7 5 (8.62%) Analytics Consultant
7 5 (8.62%) Applications Support
7 5 (8.62%) Applications Support Analyst
7 5 (8.62%) Insight Consultant
8 4 (6.90%) Business Support Analyst
8 4 (6.90%) Programmer
8 4 (6.90%) Project Manager
9 3 (5.17%) Help Desk Support Analyst
9 3 (5.17%) Oracle Technical Architect
9 3 (5.17%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (13.79%) J2EE
2 1 (1.72%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 12 (20.69%) Mathematics
2 9 (15.52%) Client/Server
3 8 (13.79%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (12.07%) Management Information System
5 6 (10.34%) Data Structures
6 2 (3.45%) IBM Mainframe
7 1 (1.72%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 17 (29.31%) Windows
2 15 (25.86%) Windows Vista
3 5 (8.62%) MVS
4 4 (6.90%) OS/390
4 4 (6.90%) zOS
5 1 (1.72%) VME
5 1 (1.72%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (58.62%) Business Analysis
2 25 (43.10%) Data Analysis
3 23 (39.66%) CRM
4 21 (36.21%) Analytics
4 21 (36.21%) Data Analytics
5 18 (31.03%) Customer Analytics
6 17 (29.31%) Campaign Management
7 16 (27.59%) SDLC
7 16 (27.59%) Use Case
8 14 (24.14%) Stakeholder Management
9 13 (22.41%) Project Management
10 12 (20.69%) Agile Software Development
10 12 (20.69%) Time Management
11 10 (17.24%) Release Management
12 8 (13.79%) ITIL
12 8 (13.79%) ITSM
13 7 (12.07%) Change Control
13 7 (12.07%) Migration
13 7 (12.07%) Translating Business Requirements
14 6 (10.34%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 29 (50.00%) SQL
2 20 (34.48%) COBOL
3 5 (8.62%) VB
4 4 (6.90%) JCL
5 1 (1.72%) C
5 1 (1.72%) CLIST
5 1 (1.72%) REXX
Qualifications
1 16 (27.59%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.17%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 8 (13.79%) Time Sharing Option
2 3 (5.17%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.72%) RACF
Systems Management
1 3 (5.17%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 26 (44.83%) Oracle
2 9 (15.52%) SAP
3 6 (10.34%) IBM
3 6 (10.34%) Microsoft
3 6 (10.34%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (3.45%) Infor
5 1 (1.72%) Hyperion
5 1 (1.72%) JD Edwards
5 1 (1.72%) PeopleSoft
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