The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Mainframe in IT contracts advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Mainframe over the 3 months to 18 January 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
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Mainframes
Rank 43 50 43
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -7
Contract jobs citing Mainframe 10 5 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 2.44% 0.93% 2.62%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 7.19% 3.33% 8.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 3 4
Median daily rate £444 £550 £444
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-19.31% +23.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £363 £304 £430
10% offered a daily rate of more than £519 £550 £505
UK excluding London median daily rate £406 £430 £425
% change year-on-year
-5.52% +1.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
Median hourly rate - - £39.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.25 £26.00 £39.50
% change year-on-year
+58.65% -34.17%

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

Miscellaneous Category
Essex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
139 150 126
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 33.90% 27.83% 30.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 90 78 61
Median daily rate £350 £325 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £233 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £580 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £398 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+6.00% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 33 28
Median hourly rate £35.00 £19.00 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+84.21% +2.70%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £15.60 £16.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.60 £47.50 £41.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £21.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-11.62% +22.85%

Mainframe
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

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

Mainframe Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

Mainframe
Daily Rate Trend in Essex

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

Mainframe Daily Rate Trend in Essex

Mainframe
Daily Rate Histogram in Essex

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Mainframe across the Essex region over the 3 months to 18 January 2017.

Mainframe Daily Rate Histogram in Essex

Mainframe
Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

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

Mainframe Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

Mainframe
Contract Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Mainframe within the Essex region over the 3 months to 18 January 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
Southend-on-Sea +8 5 £500 -9.09%
Chelmsford - 3 £400 - 1
Basildon -11 1 - -
Mainframe
East of England

Mainframe
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 18 January 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 Essex region with a requirement for Mainframe.

1 28 (68.29%) DB2
2 27 (65.85%) Oracle
3 23 (56.10%) SQL
4 22 (53.66%) Business Analysis
5 20 (48.78%) Hadoop
5 20 (48.78%) Data Analytics
5 20 (48.78%) Analytics
5 20 (48.78%) CRM
6 19 (46.34%) Data Analysis
6 19 (46.34%) Agile Software Development
7 17 (41.46%) Customer Analytics
8 16 (39.02%) Campaign Management
9 15 (36.59%) Degree
10 14 (34.15%) Windows Vista
10 14 (34.15%) Stakeholder Management
10 14 (34.15%) Windows
11 12 (29.27%) Big Data
12 11 (26.83%) Mathematics
13 10 (24.39%) Use Case
13 10 (24.39%) COBOL
14 9 (21.95%) J2EE
14 9 (21.95%) Management Information System
14 9 (21.95%) Project Management
14 9 (21.95%) SDLC
15 8 (19.51%) Finance
16 7 (17.07%) Automotive
16 7 (17.07%) VME
16 7 (17.07%) XML
17 6 (14.63%) XSLT
17 6 (14.63%) Linux

Mainframe
Top Related IT Skills in Essex 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 (14.63%) WebLogic
Applications
1 6 (14.63%) MS Excel
2 4 (9.76%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (7.32%) MS Office
4 1 (2.44%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (2.44%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (2.44%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 6 (14.63%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.32%) LAN
1 3 (7.32%) WAN
2 2 (4.88%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (68.29%) DB2
2 20 (48.78%) Hadoop
3 12 (29.27%) Big Data
4 6 (14.63%) Oracle Database
5 3 (7.32%) DataStage
6 2 (4.88%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (2.44%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (2.44%) Essbase
7 1 (2.44%) IDMS
7 1 (2.44%) MS Access
7 1 (2.44%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (14.63%) PVCS
General
1 8 (19.51%) Finance
2 7 (17.07%) Automotive
3 3 (7.32%) Banking
3 3 (7.32%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.44%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 17 (41.46%) Analyst
2 12 (29.27%) Business Analyst
3 8 (19.51%) Consultant
3 8 (19.51%) Technical Consultant
4 6 (14.63%) Architect
4 6 (14.63%) CRM Consultant
4 6 (14.63%) CRM Technical Consultant
4 6 (14.63%) Data Consultant
4 6 (14.63%) Technical Architect
5 5 (12.20%) Analytics Consultant
5 5 (12.20%) Insight Consultant
6 4 (9.76%) Digital Architect
6 4 (9.76%) Digital Technical Architect
6 4 (9.76%) Project Manager
7 3 (7.32%) Security Officer
7 3 (7.32%) Technical Manager
7 3 (7.32%) Technical Project Manager
8 2 (4.88%) IT Security Officer
8 2 (4.88%) Senior Analyst
8 2 (4.88%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (21.95%) J2EE
2 7 (17.07%) XML
3 6 (14.63%) JSP
3 6 (14.63%) Servlets
3 6 (14.63%) XML Schema
3 6 (14.63%) XSLT
4 1 (2.44%) Ajax
4 1 (2.44%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 11 (26.83%) Mathematics
2 9 (21.95%) Management Information System
3 5 (12.20%) Data Structures
4 2 (4.88%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (4.88%) Client/Server
5 1 (2.44%) IBM Mainframe
5 1 (2.44%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 14 (34.15%) Windows
1 14 (34.15%) Windows Vista
2 7 (17.07%) VME
3 6 (14.63%) Linux
4 1 (2.44%) MVS
4 1 (2.44%) Solaris
4 1 (2.44%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (53.66%) Business Analysis
2 20 (48.78%) Analytics
2 20 (48.78%) CRM
2 20 (48.78%) Data Analytics
3 19 (46.34%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (46.34%) Data Analysis
4 17 (41.46%) Customer Analytics
5 16 (39.02%) Campaign Management
6 14 (34.15%) Stakeholder Management
7 10 (24.39%) Use Case
8 9 (21.95%) Project Management
8 9 (21.95%) SDLC
9 6 (14.63%) Configuration Management
9 6 (14.63%) Continuous Integration
9 6 (14.63%) DevOps
9 6 (14.63%) Enterprise Architecture
9 6 (14.63%) OO
9 6 (14.63%) Scrum
9 6 (14.63%) UML
9 6 (14.63%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 23 (56.10%) SQL
2 10 (24.39%) COBOL
3 1 (2.44%) Java
3 1 (2.44%) JavaScript
3 1 (2.44%) PL/SQL
3 1 (2.44%) Shell Script
3 1 (2.44%) VB
Qualifications
1 15 (36.59%) Degree
2 3 (7.32%) CISM
2 3 (7.32%) CISSP
2 3 (7.32%) SSCP
3 1 (2.44%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (2.44%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.32%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 6 (14.63%) Virtual Machines
2 3 (7.32%) Time Sharing Option
Vendors
1 27 (65.85%) Oracle
2 5 (12.20%) Fujitsu
3 4 (9.76%) Microsoft
3 4 (9.76%) Salesforce.com
3 4 (9.76%) SAP
4 1 (2.44%) Hyperion
4 1 (2.44%) IBM
4 1 (2.44%) JD Edwards
4 1 (2.44%) PeopleSoft
4 1 (2.44%) Teradata
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