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 28 February 2017 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
28 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Mainframes
England / East of England
Rank 99 102 111
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +9
Contract jobs citing Mainframe 28 20 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 1.28% 0.84% 0.63%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 4.17% 3.31% 2.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 9 7
Median daily rate £335 £320 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.68% -1.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £244 £249
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £445
UK excluding London median daily rate £411 £400 £380
% change year-on-year
+2.81% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 5
Median hourly rate £47.00 - £39.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £47.00 £19.00 £39.50
% change year-on-year
+147.36% -51.89%

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
672 604 626
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 30.77% 25.47% 24.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 386 324 359
Median daily rate £375 £393 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.45% +4.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £208 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £548 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 65 73 53
Median hourly rate £30.00 £22.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% +12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.20 £55.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £24.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-27.08% +33.33%

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 28 February 2017.

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 28 February 2017. 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 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
Essex +18 25 £335 +38.42%
Cambridgeshire +8 2 - - 1
Hertfordshire -10 1 £200 -
Mainframe
England

Mainframe
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 28 February 2017, 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 21 (56.76%) Oracle
2 17 (45.95%) DB2
2 17 (45.95%) Data Analysis
3 16 (43.24%) Hadoop
3 16 (43.24%) Analytics
3 16 (43.24%) CRM
4 15 (40.54%) Customer Analytics
4 15 (40.54%) Data Analytics
5 14 (37.84%) SQL
6 13 (35.14%) Business Analysis
7 10 (27.03%) Management Information System
7 10 (27.03%) Windows
7 10 (27.03%) Agile Software Development
7 10 (27.03%) Windows Vista
8 9 (24.32%) Stakeholder Management
8 9 (24.32%) J2EE
9 8 (21.62%) OO
9 8 (21.62%) Degree
10 7 (18.92%) Big Data
10 7 (18.92%) Campaign Management
10 7 (18.92%) VME
10 7 (18.92%) Finance
10 7 (18.92%) Automotive
10 7 (18.92%) ITIL
10 7 (18.92%) XML
11 6 (16.22%) XSLT
11 6 (16.22%) JSP
11 6 (16.22%) Servlets
11 6 (16.22%) Linux
11 6 (16.22%) UML

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 6 (16.22%) WebLogic
2 1 (2.70%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 4 (10.81%) MS Office
2 3 (8.11%) MS Excel
3 2 (5.41%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (2.70%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 6 (16.22%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (13.51%) LAN
1 5 (13.51%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (45.95%) DB2
2 16 (43.24%) Hadoop
3 7 (18.92%) Big Data
4 6 (16.22%) Oracle Database
5 2 (5.41%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (2.70%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (2.70%) DataStage
6 1 (2.70%) Essbase
6 1 (2.70%) IDMS
6 1 (2.70%) MS Access
6 1 (2.70%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (16.22%) PVCS
General
1 7 (18.92%) Automotive
1 7 (18.92%) Finance
2 5 (13.51%) Banking
2 5 (13.51%) Telecoms
3 3 (8.11%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.70%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 16 (43.24%) Analyst
2 12 (32.43%) Business Analyst
3 8 (21.62%) Architect
3 8 (21.62%) Data Business Analyst
3 8 (21.62%) Data Insight Analyst
3 8 (21.62%) Insight Analyst
3 8 (21.62%) Insight Data Analyst
4 6 (16.22%) Technical Architect
5 5 (13.51%) Security Officer
6 4 (10.81%) Big Data Analyst
6 4 (10.81%) Consultant
6 4 (10.81%) Digital Architect
6 4 (10.81%) Digital Technical Architect
6 4 (10.81%) IT Security Officer
6 4 (10.81%) Senior Analyst
6 4 (10.81%) Senior Business Analyst
6 4 (10.81%) Senior Insight Analyst
6 4 (10.81%) Technical Consultant
7 3 (8.11%) Analytics Consultant
7 3 (8.11%) Insight Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (24.32%) J2EE
2 7 (18.92%) XML
3 6 (16.22%) JSP
3 6 (16.22%) Servlets
3 6 (16.22%) XML Schema
3 6 (16.22%) XSLT
4 2 (5.41%) .NET
4 2 (5.41%) REST
5 1 (2.70%) Ajax
5 1 (2.70%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 10 (27.03%) Management Information System
2 5 (13.51%) Data Structures
3 2 (5.41%) Client/Server
3 2 (5.41%) IBM Mainframe
4 1 (2.70%) AS400
4 1 (2.70%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 10 (27.03%) Windows
1 10 (27.03%) Windows Vista
2 7 (18.92%) VME
3 6 (16.22%) Linux
4 1 (2.70%) MVS
4 1 (2.70%) Solaris
4 1 (2.70%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (45.95%) Data Analysis
2 16 (43.24%) Analytics
2 16 (43.24%) CRM
3 15 (40.54%) Customer Analytics
3 15 (40.54%) Data Analytics
4 13 (35.14%) Business Analysis
5 10 (27.03%) Agile Software Development
6 9 (24.32%) Stakeholder Management
7 8 (21.62%) OO
8 7 (18.92%) Campaign Management
8 7 (18.92%) ITIL
9 6 (16.22%) Configuration Management
9 6 (16.22%) Continuous Integration
9 6 (16.22%) DevOps
9 6 (16.22%) Enterprise Architecture
9 6 (16.22%) Mathematics
9 6 (16.22%) Scrum
9 6 (16.22%) UML
9 6 (16.22%) Use Case
10 5 (13.51%) Data Security
Programming Languages
1 14 (37.84%) SQL
2 4 (10.81%) COBOL
3 3 (8.11%) Java
4 2 (5.41%) C#
4 2 (5.41%) C++
5 1 (2.70%) JavaScript
5 1 (2.70%) PL/SQL
5 1 (2.70%) Shell Script
5 1 (2.70%) VB
Qualifications
1 8 (21.62%) Degree
2 5 (13.51%) CISM
2 5 (13.51%) CISSP
2 5 (13.51%) SSCP
3 1 (2.70%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (2.70%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 6 (16.22%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (2.70%) Time Sharing Option
Vendors
1 21 (56.76%) Oracle
2 5 (13.51%) Fujitsu
3 2 (5.41%) IBM
3 2 (5.41%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.70%) Lotus
4 1 (2.70%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (2.70%) SAP
4 1 (2.70%) Teradata
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