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 August 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 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Mainframes
Rank 91 104 65
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -39
Contract jobs citing Mainframe 16 5 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 1.12% 0.30% 0.79%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.43% 0.99% 2.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 2 7
Median daily rate £483 £444 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.73% +4.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £381 £439 £301
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £449 £435
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £425 £425
% change year-on-year
+11.76% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £14.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.34 £37.50 £29.25
% change year-on-year
-13.77% +28.20%
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
467 503 309
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 32.57% 30.14% 30.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 311 349 190
Median daily rate £413 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £288 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £565 £529 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 20 8
Median hourly rate £12.25 £13.00 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.76% -10.34%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.72 £9.09 £13.54
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.65 £28.60 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £20.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +5.26%

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 August 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 August 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 12 (50.00%) Banking
2 9 (37.50%) Finance
3 5 (20.83%) Service Management
3 5 (20.83%) Java
3 5 (20.83%) Unix
3 5 (20.83%) Data Modelling
3 5 (20.83%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (20.83%) Feasibility Study
4 4 (16.67%) Waterfall
4 4 (16.67%) BPMN
4 4 (16.67%) Spring
4 4 (16.67%) Enterprise Architecture
4 4 (16.67%) Requirements Management
4 4 (16.67%) IBM
4 4 (16.67%) Windows
4 4 (16.67%) GAP Analysis
5 3 (12.50%) Service Delivery
5 3 (12.50%) MVC
5 3 (12.50%) Migration
5 3 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (12.50%) JSP
5 3 (12.50%) Servlets
5 3 (12.50%) Struts
5 3 (12.50%) Web Services
5 3 (12.50%) JavaScript
5 3 (12.50%) J2EE
5 3 (12.50%) jQuery
5 3 (12.50%) Unit Testing
5 3 (12.50%) Integration Testing
5 3 (12.50%) Software Architecture

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 (4.17%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.17%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.33%) LAN
2 1 (4.17%) BIG-IP
2 1 (4.17%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 1 (4.17%) FTP
2 1 (4.17%) Internet
2 1 (4.17%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.33%) DB2
1 2 (8.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.17%) Data Warehouse
General
1 12 (50.00%) Banking
2 9 (37.50%) Finance
3 1 (4.17%) Retail
3 1 (4.17%) Retail Banking
3 1 (4.17%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (29.17%) Analyst
2 5 (20.83%) Architect
2 5 (20.83%) Solutions Architect
2 5 (20.83%) Systems Analyst
3 4 (16.67%) Developer
4 3 (12.50%) Java Developer
5 2 (8.33%) Administrator
5 2 (8.33%) Change Manager
5 2 (8.33%) IT Change Manager
5 2 (8.33%) IT Manager
5 2 (8.33%) Project Manager
6 1 (4.17%) 2nd Line Support
6 1 (4.17%) DBA
6 1 (4.17%) Infrastructure Project Manager
6 1 (4.17%) Programmer
6 1 (4.17%) Security Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) Senior Developer
6 1 (4.17%) Service Manager
6 1 (4.17%) Support Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) WebSphere Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (16.67%) Spring
2 3 (12.50%) J2EE
2 3 (12.50%) jQuery
2 3 (12.50%) JSP
2 3 (12.50%) Servlets
2 3 (12.50%) Struts
2 3 (12.50%) Web Services
3 2 (8.33%) HTML
4 1 (4.17%) AngularJS
4 1 (4.17%) CSS
4 1 (4.17%) CSS3
4 1 (4.17%) Hibernate
4 1 (4.17%) HTML5
4 1 (4.17%) ISPF
4 1 (4.17%) Spring Boot
4 1 (4.17%) WebSphere MQ
4 1 (4.17%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.50%) Data Centre
2 2 (8.33%) IBM Mainframe
2 2 (8.33%) Management Information System
3 1 (4.17%) iSeries
3 1 (4.17%) Online Banking
3 1 (4.17%) Tandem
3 1 (4.17%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 5 (20.83%) Unix
2 4 (16.67%) Windows
3 1 (4.17%) AIX
3 1 (4.17%) Linux
3 1 (4.17%) Windows 10
3 1 (4.17%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (20.83%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (20.83%) Data Modelling
1 5 (20.83%) Feasibility Study
1 5 (20.83%) Service Management
2 4 (16.67%) BPMN
2 4 (16.67%) Enterprise Architecture
2 4 (16.67%) GAP Analysis
2 4 (16.67%) Requirements Management
2 4 (16.67%) Waterfall
3 3 (12.50%) Integration Testing
3 3 (12.50%) Migration
3 3 (12.50%) MVC
3 3 (12.50%) Service Delivery
3 3 (12.50%) Software Architecture
3 3 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (12.50%) System Integration Testing
3 3 (12.50%) Unit Testing
4 2 (8.33%) Data Migration
4 2 (8.33%) ITIL
5 1 (4.17%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 5 (20.83%) Java
2 3 (12.50%) JavaScript
3 1 (4.17%) COBOL
3 1 (4.17%) JCL
3 1 (4.17%) SQL
3 1 (4.17%) Visual J++
Qualifications
1 1 (4.17%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.33%) SLA
2 1 (4.17%) QA
System Software
1 3 (12.50%) ACF2
2 2 (8.33%) RACF
3 1 (4.17%) Active Directory
3 1 (4.17%) Time Sharing Option
Systems Management
1 3 (12.50%) zSecure
Vendors
1 4 (16.67%) IBM
2 2 (8.33%) F5
3 1 (4.17%) Avaloq
3 1 (4.17%) CA
3 1 (4.17%) Misys
3 1 (4.17%) Oracle
3 1 (4.17%) Sage
3 1 (4.17%) SAP
3 1 (4.17%) SunGard
3 1 (4.17%) VMware