The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Mainframe in IT contracts advertised for the Gloucestershire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Mainframe over the 3 months to 5 December 2016 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
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Mainframes
Rank - 49 48
Contract jobs citing Mainframe 0 9 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire - 1.79% 0.99%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 5.56% 5.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £428 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £450 £391
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +15.01%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £26.13 £26.75
% change year-on-year
+33.97% -2.33%
Mainframe
South West

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

Miscellaneous Category
Gloucestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
84 162 89
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 19.91% 32.21% 17.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 58 78 31
Median daily rate £350 £393 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.82% +12.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £112 £251 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £502 £477 £513
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £385 £363
% change year-on-year
-1.29% +6.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 5 11
Median hourly rate £25.00 £42.00 £43.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-40.47% -4.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £18.45 £13.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.00 £43.70 £44.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.75 £20.00 £16.75
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +19.40%

Mainframe
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Mainframe Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

Mainframe
Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Mainframe Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

Mainframe
Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Mainframe Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

Mainframe
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 5 December 2016, 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 Gloucestershire region with a requirement for Mainframe.

1 5 (71.43%) Migration
1 5 (71.43%) Teradata
1 5 (71.43%) PL/SQL
1 5 (71.43%) SQL
1 5 (71.43%) Oracle
1 5 (71.43%) SAS
1 5 (71.43%) Data Analysis
1 5 (71.43%) Credit Risk
2 4 (57.14%) Finance
3 3 (42.86%) Data Lineage
4 1 (14.29%) Retail
4 1 (14.29%) Validation
4 1 (14.29%) Supplier Management
4 1 (14.29%) Software Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Unit Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Data Migration
4 1 (14.29%) Technical Analysis
4 1 (14.29%) Line Management
4 1 (14.29%) zSecure
4 1 (14.29%) CICS
4 1 (14.29%) zOS
4 1 (14.29%) RACF
4 1 (14.29%) DB2
4 1 (14.29%) Service Management
4 1 (14.29%) Management Information System

Mainframe
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire 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 5 (71.43%) SAS
2 1 (14.29%) CICS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) DB2
General
1 4 (57.14%) Finance
2 1 (14.29%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) Analyst
2 5 (71.43%) Data Analyst
3 3 (42.86%) Credit Analyst
4 2 (28.57%) Credit Risk Analyst
4 2 (28.57%) Risk Analyst
4 2 (28.57%) Risk Data Analyst
5 1 (14.29%) Administrator
5 1 (14.29%) Oracle Analyst
5 1 (14.29%) RACF Administrator
5 1 (14.29%) SAS Analyst
5 1 (14.29%) SAS Credit Risk Analyst
5 1 (14.29%) SAS Data Analyst
5 1 (14.29%) SAS Risk Analyst
5 1 (14.29%) Security Administrator
5 1 (14.29%) SQL Analyst
5 1 (14.29%) SQL Data Analyst
5 1 (14.29%) Team Leader
5 1 (14.29%) Test Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 5 (71.43%) Credit Risk
2 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Data Analysis
1 5 (71.43%) Migration
2 3 (42.86%) Data Lineage
3 1 (14.29%) Data Migration
3 1 (14.29%) Line Management
3 1 (14.29%) Service Management
3 1 (14.29%) Software Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Supplier Management
3 1 (14.29%) Technical Analysis
3 1 (14.29%) Unit Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 5 (71.43%) PL/SQL
1 5 (71.43%) SQL
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) RACF
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) zSecure
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) Oracle
1 5 (71.43%) Teradata