The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Mainframe in IT contracts advertised for the Hampshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Mainframe over the 3 months to 23 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
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Mainframes
South East / Hampshire
Rank 103 112 -
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -
Contract jobs citing Mainframe 5 6 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.29% 0.33% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.96% 1.05% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 5 0
Median daily rate £438 £350 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £425 £405
% change year-on-year
-3.52% +4.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £26.00 £39.50
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -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 Hampshire region.

Miscellaneous Category
Hampshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
521 574 570
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 30.12% 31.31% 28.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 339 360 325
Median daily rate £420 £375 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.00% +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £238 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 32 45
Median hourly rate £15.93 £35.00 £16.16
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-54.49% +116.58%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.48 £14.58 £10.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.75 £52.50 £40.00
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 Hampshire

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

Mainframe Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

Mainframe
Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Mainframe Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

Mainframe
Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Mainframe across the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 23 January 2017.

Mainframe Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

Mainframe
Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Mainframe Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

Mainframe
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Mainframe within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 23 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
Portsmouth +1 2 £300 -
Southampton - 2 - - 1
Mainframe
South East

Mainframe
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 23 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 Hampshire region with a requirement for Mainframe.

1 2 (33.33%) COBOL
1 2 (33.33%) DB2
1 2 (33.33%) MS Office
1 2 (33.33%) SAP
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 2 (33.33%) HP
1 2 (33.33%) Dell
1 2 (33.33%) IBM Notes
1 2 (33.33%) VPN
1 2 (33.33%) Nortel
1 2 (33.33%) Remedy
1 2 (33.33%) Project Management
1 2 (33.33%) Lotus
2 1 (16.67%) JCL
2 1 (16.67%) Operations Management
2 1 (16.67%) Degree
2 1 (16.67%) Unit Testing
2 1 (16.67%) IBM Mainframe
2 1 (16.67%) APMP
2 1 (16.67%) Mentoring
2 1 (16.67%) Coaching
2 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (16.67%) Feasibility Study
2 1 (16.67%) Billing
2 1 (16.67%) Systems Analysis
2 1 (16.67%) Change Management
2 1 (16.67%) Finance
2 1 (16.67%) Programme Management
2 1 (16.67%) CICS
2 1 (16.67%) IBM

Mainframe
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire 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 2 (33.33%) IBM Notes
2 1 (16.67%) CICS
Applications
1 2 (33.33%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) DB2
General
1 1 (16.67%) Billing
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) COBOL Developer
1 2 (33.33%) Desktop Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) Desktop Support
1 2 (33.33%) Desktop Support Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) Developer
1 2 (33.33%) Support Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Business Change Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Business Change Project Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Designer
2 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Designer
2 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Project Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Solutions Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Technical Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Technical Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Technical Solutions Architect
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (16.67%) IBM Mainframe
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Project Management
2 1 (16.67%) Change Management
2 1 (16.67%) Coaching
2 1 (16.67%) Feasibility Study
2 1 (16.67%) Mentoring
2 1 (16.67%) Operations Management
2 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2
2 1 (16.67%) Programme Management
2 1 (16.67%) Systems Analysis
2 1 (16.67%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) COBOL
2 1 (16.67%) JCL
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) APMP
1 1 (16.67%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Dell
1 2 (33.33%) HP
1 2 (33.33%) Lotus
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 2 (33.33%) Nortel
1 2 (33.33%) Remedy
1 2 (33.33%) SAP
2 1 (16.67%) IBM
2 1 (16.67%) Intel