The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Mainframe in IT contracts advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Mainframe over the 3 months to 28 June 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 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Mainframes
Rank 98 103 79
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -24
Contract jobs citing Mainframe 10 3 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.67% 0.20% 0.70%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.99% 0.65% 2.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 3 7
Median daily rate £376 £380 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.98% -15.55%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £373
% change year-on-year
- +7.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £12.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+128.00% -54.54%
Mainframe
West Yorkshire

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

Miscellaneous Category
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
503 461 332
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 33.94% 30.17% 29.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 337 338 224
Median daily rate £425 £375 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% +17.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £265 £218
10% offered a daily rate of more than £565 £525 £453
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 13 5
Median hourly rate £14.13 £12.10 £13.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.71% -11.98%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.05 £9.00 £12.63
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.51 £107.50 £22.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £18.47 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+21.81% -12.04%

Mainframe
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

Mainframe Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

Mainframe
Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Mainframe Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

Mainframe
Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

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

Mainframe Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

Mainframe
Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Mainframe Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

Mainframe
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 Leeds region with a requirement for Mainframe.

1 6 (50.00%) Banking
2 5 (41.67%) Unix
3 4 (33.33%) Service Management
4 3 (25.00%) MVC
4 3 (25.00%) Spring
4 3 (25.00%) jQuery
4 3 (25.00%) Unit Testing
4 3 (25.00%) Integration Testing
4 3 (25.00%) IBM
4 3 (25.00%) Windows
4 3 (25.00%) Java
4 3 (25.00%) JavaScript
4 3 (25.00%) J2EE
4 3 (25.00%) JSP
4 3 (25.00%) Servlets
4 3 (25.00%) Struts
4 3 (25.00%) Web Services
4 3 (25.00%) System Integration Testing
5 2 (16.67%) Data Centre
5 2 (16.67%) zSecure
5 2 (16.67%) F5
5 2 (16.67%) ACF2
5 2 (16.67%) ITIL
5 2 (16.67%) LAN
5 2 (16.67%) SLA
5 2 (16.67%) Service Delivery
5 2 (16.67%) IBM Mainframe
5 2 (16.67%) Finance
5 2 (16.67%) Migration
5 2 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management

Mainframe
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds 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 1 (8.33%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 2 (16.67%) LAN
2 1 (8.33%) BIG-IP
2 1 (8.33%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 1 (8.33%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
General
1 6 (50.00%) Banking
2 2 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (33.33%) Developer
2 3 (25.00%) Java Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Change Manager
3 2 (16.67%) IT Change Manager
3 2 (16.67%) IT Manager
3 2 (16.67%) Project Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Administrator
4 1 (8.33%) Data Migration Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Data Migration Project Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Digital Project Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Project Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Mainframe Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Migration Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Programmer
4 1 (8.33%) Security Technician
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Technical Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Unix Developer
4 1 (8.33%) WebSphere MQ Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (25.00%) J2EE
1 3 (25.00%) jQuery
1 3 (25.00%) JSP
1 3 (25.00%) Servlets
1 3 (25.00%) Spring
1 3 (25.00%) Struts
1 3 (25.00%) Web Services
2 1 (8.33%) AngularJS
2 1 (8.33%) CSS
2 1 (8.33%) CSS3
2 1 (8.33%) Hibernate
2 1 (8.33%) HTML
2 1 (8.33%) HTML5
2 1 (8.33%) ISPF
2 1 (8.33%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Data Centre
1 2 (16.67%) IBM Mainframe
2 1 (8.33%) iSeries
2 1 (8.33%) Management Information System
2 1 (8.33%) Tandem
2 1 (8.33%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 5 (41.67%) Unix
2 3 (25.00%) Windows
3 1 (8.33%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) Service Management
2 3 (25.00%) Integration Testing
2 3 (25.00%) MVC
2 3 (25.00%) System Integration Testing
2 3 (25.00%) Unit Testing
3 2 (16.67%) ITIL
3 2 (16.67%) Migration
3 2 (16.67%) Service Delivery
3 2 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (8.33%) Change Management
4 1 (8.33%) Content Management
4 1 (8.33%) Project Management
4 1 (8.33%) Scrum
4 1 (8.33%) SOA
4 1 (8.33%) Software Engineering
4 1 (8.33%) Supplier Management
4 1 (8.33%) TOGAF
4 1 (8.33%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 3 (25.00%) Java
1 3 (25.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (8.33%) JCL
2 1 (8.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (16.67%) SLA
2 1 (8.33%) QA
System Software
1 2 (16.67%) ACF2
2 1 (8.33%) RACF
2 1 (8.33%) Time Sharing Option
Systems Management
1 2 (16.67%) zSecure
Vendors
1 3 (25.00%) IBM
2 2 (16.67%) F5
3 1 (8.33%) CA