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 28 September 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
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Mainframes
Rank 52 51 43
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -8
Contract jobs citing Mainframe 2 6 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 0.43% 1.22% 1.27%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.98% 4.38% 6.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 0
Median daily rate £430 £639 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-32.68% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £425 £425
% change year-on-year
+11.76% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £37.25 £25.75
% change year-on-year
-3.35% +44.66%
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
101 137 87
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 21.49% 27.96% 18.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 54 69 37
Median daily rate £365 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.28% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £108 £225 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £496 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 7 8
Median hourly rate £38.00 £41.50 £43.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.43% -3.48%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.00 £18.52 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+13.39% +5.82%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Gloucestershire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Mainframe across the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 28 September 2016.

Mainframe Daily Rate Histogram 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
Contract Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Mainframe within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 28 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Gloucester +1 2 £430 +0.58%
Mainframe
South West

Mainframe
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 28 September 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 6 (54.55%) PL/SQL
1 6 (54.55%) SQL
1 6 (54.55%) Oracle
1 6 (54.55%) SAS
1 6 (54.55%) Migration
1 6 (54.55%) Teradata
1 6 (54.55%) Data Analysis
1 6 (54.55%) Credit Risk
2 5 (45.45%) Finance
3 4 (36.36%) Validation
3 4 (36.36%) Service Management
3 4 (36.36%) Management Information System
3 4 (36.36%) Unit Testing
3 4 (36.36%) zSecure
4 3 (27.27%) ACF2
4 3 (27.27%) Retail
4 3 (27.27%) Data Lineage
5 2 (18.18%) zOS
5 2 (18.18%) Data Migration
6 1 (9.09%) Health Informatics
6 1 (9.09%) Technical Analysis
6 1 (9.09%) Line Management
6 1 (9.09%) RACF
6 1 (9.09%) CICS
6 1 (9.09%) CA
6 1 (9.09%) DB2
6 1 (9.09%) Informatics
6 1 (9.09%) Supplier Management
6 1 (9.09%) Software Testing
6 1 (9.09%) Marketing

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 6 (54.55%) SAS
2 1 (9.09%) CICS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) DB2
General
1 5 (45.45%) Finance
2 3 (27.27%) Retail
3 1 (9.09%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 9 (81.82%) Analyst
2 6 (54.55%) Data Analyst
3 4 (36.36%) Credit Analyst
4 3 (27.27%) Credit Risk Analyst
4 3 (27.27%) Risk Analyst
4 3 (27.27%) Risk Data Analyst
5 2 (18.18%) Security Analyst
6 1 (9.09%) Administrator
6 1 (9.09%) Consultant
6 1 (9.09%) Oracle Analyst
6 1 (9.09%) SAS Analyst
6 1 (9.09%) SAS Credit Risk Analyst
6 1 (9.09%) SAS Data Analyst
6 1 (9.09%) SAS Risk Analyst
6 1 (9.09%) Security Administrator
6 1 (9.09%) Security Consultant
6 1 (9.09%) SQL Analyst
6 1 (9.09%) SQL Data Analyst
6 1 (9.09%) Team Leader
6 1 (9.09%) Test Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 6 (54.55%) Credit Risk
2 4 (36.36%) Management Information System
3 1 (9.09%) Health Informatics
3 1 (9.09%) Informatics
Operating Systems
1 2 (18.18%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) Data Analysis
1 6 (54.55%) Migration
2 4 (36.36%) Service Management
2 4 (36.36%) Unit Testing
2 4 (36.36%) Validation
3 3 (27.27%) Data Lineage
4 2 (18.18%) Data Migration
5 1 (9.09%) Line Management
5 1 (9.09%) Resource Management
5 1 (9.09%) Software Testing
5 1 (9.09%) Supplier Management
5 1 (9.09%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 6 (54.55%) PL/SQL
1 6 (54.55%) SQL
System Software
1 3 (27.27%) ACF2
2 1 (9.09%) RACF
Systems Management
1 4 (36.36%) zSecure
Vendors
1 6 (54.55%) Oracle
1 6 (54.55%) Teradata
2 1 (9.09%) CA