The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the England region that had Mainframe DBA featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 4 May 2016 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
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Mainframe Database Administrator
Rank - 606 586
Contract jobs requiring a Mainframe DBA 0 4 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England - 0.008% 0.004%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.008% 0.004%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
Median daily rate - £313 -
UK excluding London median daily rate - £313 -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Mainframe DBA
UK

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
48408 48020 46900
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.98% 94.73% 94.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 31915 29666 29143
Median daily rate £425 £400 £396
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.01%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1365 1919 1953
Median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £42.50 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £16.83 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+6.98% -1.02%

Mainframe DBA
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

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
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 Skill Set
Top 18 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 4 May 2016, Mainframe DBA 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 DBA in the job title.

1 1 (100.00%) COBOL
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) DB2
1 1 (100.00%) IBM
1 1 (100.00%) CICS
1 1 (100.00%) CA
1 1 (100.00%) zOS
1 1 (100.00%) Easytrieve
1 1 (100.00%) Mainframe
1 1 (100.00%) Change Management
1 1 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (100.00%) Programme Management
1 1 (100.00%) Incident Management
1 1 (100.00%) OMEGAMON
1 1 (100.00%) IDMS
1 1 (100.00%) Root Cause Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) CA Gen
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Tuning

Mainframe DBA 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 (100.00%) CICS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) DB2
1 1 (100.00%) Easytrieve
1 1 (100.00%) IDMS
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) CA Gen
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Change Management
1 1 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (100.00%) Incident Management
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
1 1 (100.00%) Programme Management
1 1 (100.00%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) COBOL
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) OMEGAMON
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) CA
1 1 (100.00%) IBM