The table below looks at the statistics for the Mainframe DBA role in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Mainframe DBA in their job title over the 3 months to 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Mainframe Database Administrator
Rank 549 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring a Mainframe DBA 7 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.015% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.016% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 0
Average daily rate
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£400 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £39.75 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.75 - -
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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
42688 41191 38318
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 92.41% 92.60% 92.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 27233 25100 22188
Average daily rate £400 £400 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £243 £230 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £563
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1682 1864 2310
Average hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.71% -7.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.25 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £39.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.16 £16.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-2.06% -8.33%

Mainframe DBA
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Mainframe DBA in the job title across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Mainframe DBA Jobs Demand Trend in England

Mainframe DBA
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Mainframe DBA Daily Rate Trend in England

Mainframe DBA
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Mainframe DBA across the England region over the 3 months to 26 January 2015.

Mainframe DBA Daily Rate Histogram in England

Mainframe DBA
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Mainframe DBA Hourly Rate Trend in England

Mainframe DBA
Top 28 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region that cited Mainframe DBA in their job title 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 with Mainframe DBA in their job title.

1 9 (100.00%) DB2
1 9 (100.00%) Mainframe
2 4 (44.44%) REXX
3 3 (33.33%) zOS
3 3 (33.33%) COBOL
4 2 (22.22%) SQL
4 2 (22.22%) ETL
4 2 (22.22%) Assembly Language
4 2 (22.22%) BMC
4 2 (22.22%) CA
4 2 (22.22%) MAINVIEW
4 2 (22.22%) CA Gen
4 2 (22.22%) Performance Analysis
4 2 (22.22%) SELCOPY
4 2 (22.22%) JCL
4 2 (22.22%) Change Management
4 2 (22.22%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (22.22%) Migration
4 2 (22.22%) Banking
4 2 (22.22%) Incident Management
4 2 (22.22%) IDMS
4 2 (22.22%) LPAR
5 1 (11.11%) Capacity Management
5 1 (11.11%) Mentoring
5 1 (11.11%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (11.11%) RACF
5 1 (11.11%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (11.11%) ITIL

Mainframe DBA
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region that cited Mainframe DBA in their job title 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 with Mainframe DBA in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (100.00%) DB2
2 2 (22.22%) IDMS
Development Applications
1 2 (22.22%) CA Gen
General
1 2 (22.22%) Banking
Miscellaneous
1 9 (100.00%) Mainframe
2 2 (22.22%) LPAR
Operating Systems
1 3 (33.33%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (22.22%) ETL
1 2 (22.22%) Change Management
1 2 (22.22%) Disaster Recovery
1 2 (22.22%) Migration
1 2 (22.22%) Incident Management
1 2 (22.22%) Performance Analysis
2 1 (11.11%) Mentoring
2 1 (11.11%) ITIL
2 1 (11.11%) Capacity Management
2 1 (11.11%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 4 (44.44%) REXX
2 3 (33.33%) COBOL
3 2 (22.22%) SQL
3 2 (22.22%) Assembly Language
3 2 (22.22%) JCL
3 2 (22.22%) SELCOPY
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) RACF
Systems Management
1 2 (22.22%) MAINVIEW
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) BMC
1 2 (22.22%) CA