The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Mainframe in IT contracts advertised for the Hampshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Mainframe over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the Hampshire region.

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.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Mainframes
Rank 106 - 68
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Mainframe 6 0 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.29% - 1.81%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.36% - 9.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 9
Average daily rate £469 - £350
90% offered a daily rate of more than £436 - £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 - £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £420 £394 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +8.62%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.50 £27.96 £27.57
% change year-on-year
+9.08% +1.43%
Miscellaneous Category
Hampshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
442 328 343
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 21.29% 19.23% 18.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 269 196 138
Average daily rate £350 £350 £350
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £230 £243
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £480 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £340 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.47% -2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 45 69
Average hourly rate £37.50 £30.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.25 £12.40 £15.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.63 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £21.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% -16.00%
Mainframe
South East

Mainframe
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Mainframe across the Hampshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Mainframe within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
Aldershot - - - -
Mainframe
South East

Mainframe
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire region citing Mainframe also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Mainframe.

1 7 (46.67%) VMware
2 6 (40.00%) Finance
2 6 (40.00%) SAN
3 5 (33.33%) Windows
4 4 (26.67%) AIX
4 4 (26.67%) E-Commerce
4 4 (26.67%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 4 (26.67%) Korn
4 4 (26.67%) Performance Analysis
4 4 (26.67%) Performance Monitoring
5 3 (20.00%) Intranet
5 3 (20.00%) Microsoft
5 3 (20.00%) Migration
5 3 (20.00%) Symantec
6 2 (13.33%) Project Management
6 2 (13.33%) REXX
6 2 (13.33%) JCL
6 2 (13.33%) Middleware
6 2 (13.33%) Oracle
6 2 (13.33%) ITIL
6 2 (13.33%) PRINCE2
6 2 (13.33%) UNIX
6 2 (13.33%) MS Exchange
6 2 (13.33%) LAN
6 2 (13.33%) WAN
6 2 (13.33%) TCP/IP
6 2 (13.33%) Cisco
6 2 (13.33%) IBM
6 2 (13.33%) HP
6 2 (13.33%) Oracle Database

Mainframe
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire region citing Mainframe also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Mainframe. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (13.33%) MS Exchange
2 1 (6.67%) Quickr
2 1 (6.67%) Lync
2 1 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (6.67%) IBM Notes
2 1 (6.67%) Lotus Domino
2 1 (6.67%) SharePoint
2 1 (6.67%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 1 (6.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 6 (40.00%) SAN
2 3 (20.00%) Intranet
3 2 (13.33%) LAN
3 2 (13.33%) WAN
3 2 (13.33%) TCP/IP
4 1 (6.67%) VoIP
4 1 (6.67%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (13.33%) Oracle Database
General
1 6 (40.00%) Finance
2 1 (6.67%) Legal
Job Titles
1 6 (40.00%) Project Manager
2 3 (20.00%) Storage Specialist
3 2 (13.33%) Senior Project Manager
3 2 (13.33%) Architect
3 2 (13.33%) Senior Manager
3 2 (13.33%) Administrator
3 2 (13.33%) Technical Architect
3 2 (13.33%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (6.67%) Designer
4 1 (6.67%) Senior IT Project Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Technical Project Manager
4 1 (6.67%) IT Project Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Technical Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Applications Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (13.33%) Middleware
2 1 (6.67%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.67%) Data Protection Act
1 1 (6.67%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 5 (33.33%) Windows
2 4 (26.67%) AIX
3 2 (13.33%) UNIX
4 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (6.67%) Windows 7
4 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (6.67%) Windows XP
4 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (26.67%) E-Commerce
1 4 (26.67%) Performance Analysis
1 4 (26.67%) Performance Monitoring
2 3 (20.00%) Migration
3 2 (13.33%) Project Management
3 2 (13.33%) ITIL
3 2 (13.33%) PRINCE2
3 2 (13.33%) Release Management
4 1 (6.67%) Data Protection
4 1 (6.67%) Budget Control
4 1 (6.67%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (6.67%) Requirements Management
4 1 (6.67%) Data Modelling
4 1 (6.67%) ERP
4 1 (6.67%) DSDM
4 1 (6.67%) PRINCE
4 1 (6.67%) Service Delivery
4 1 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (6.67%) Scrum
4 1 (6.67%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 4 (26.67%) Korn
2 2 (13.33%) REXX
2 2 (13.33%) JCL
3 1 (6.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (13.33%) Degree
2 1 (6.67%) VCP5
2 1 (6.67%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (6.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (6.67%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (6.67%) PMP
2 1 (6.67%) PMI Certification
2 1 (6.67%) MCSE
2 1 (6.67%) CCNP
2 1 (6.67%) CCNA
2 1 (6.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 1 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (6.67%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 4 (26.67%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 1 (6.67%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 7 (46.67%) VMware
2 3 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (20.00%) Symantec
3 2 (13.33%) Oracle
3 2 (13.33%) Cisco
3 2 (13.33%) IBM
3 2 (13.33%) HP
4 1 (6.67%) Intel
4 1 (6.67%) Lotus