The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Mainframe in IT contracts advertised for the Luton region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Mainframe over the 3 months to 31 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
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Mainframes
Rank - 23 -
Contract jobs citing Mainframe 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Luton - 0.67% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 1.92% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
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 £32.40 £37.50 £29.25
% change year-on-year
-13.60% +28.20%
Mainframe
Bedfordshire

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

Miscellaneous Category
Luton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
49 52 47
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Luton 28.16% 34.67% 21.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 30 38
Median daily rate £425 £363 £433
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.24% -16.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £575 £530
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 7 0
Median hourly rate - £15.86 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.25 £20.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+11.25% +5.26%

Mainframe
Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

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

Mainframe Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

Mainframe
Daily Rate Trend in Luton

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

Mainframe Daily Rate Trend in Luton