The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the England region that had Mainframe Architect featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 20 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 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
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Mainframe Architect
UK / England
Rank - 584 587
Contract jobs requiring a Mainframe Architect 0 11 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England - 0.024% 0.011%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.025% 0.011%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 5 4
Median daily rate - £450 £471
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -4.50%
UK excluding London median daily rate - £433 £463
% change year-on-year
- -6.48%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the England region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
39269 44133 43974
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.71% 94.89% 94.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 25773 28481 28114
Median daily rate £425 £423 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.59% +5.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £260 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1341 1605 1770
Median hourly rate £18.75 £17.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.12% +6.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.13 £10.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £47.50 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%

Mainframe Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of IT contracts across the England region that featured Mainframe Architect in the job title.

Mainframe Architect Jobs Demand Trend in England

Mainframe Architect
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Mainframe Architect Daily Rate Trend in England

Mainframe Architect
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Mainframe Architect Hourly Rate Trend in England

Mainframe Architect Skill Set
Top 12 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, Mainframe Architect contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the England region featuring Mainframe Architect in the job title.

1 3 (100.00%) Mainframe
2 2 (66.67%) IBM
2 2 (66.67%) Migration
3 1 (33.33%) Data Centre
3 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (33.33%) Banking
3 1 (33.33%) Enterprise Architecture
3 1 (33.33%) IBM Mainframe
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) CICS
3 1 (33.33%) zOS
3 1 (33.33%) Finance

Mainframe Architect Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in 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 1 (33.33%) CICS
General
1 1 (33.33%) Banking
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Mainframe
2 1 (33.33%) Data Centre
2 1 (33.33%) IBM Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Migration
2 1 (33.33%) Enterprise Architecture
2 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) IBM
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft