The table below looks at the prevalence of the term IBM Mainframe in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited IBM Mainframe over the 3 months to 9 December 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
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM Mainframe
Rank - 101 83
Contract jobs citing IBM Mainframe 0 5 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester - 0.26% 0.62%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 0.89% 2.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 7
Median daily rate - £475 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +11.76%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £345 £425
% change year-on-year
+15.94% -18.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £27.00 -
IBM Mainframe
North West

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

Miscellaneous Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
438 559 450
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 26.45% 28.65% 31.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 288 285 280
Median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £274 £215 £252
10% offered a daily rate of more than £553 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £385 £363
% change year-on-year
-1.29% +6.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 25 20
Median hourly rate £14.75 £17.00 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.23% +17.24%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £11.85 £10.24
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.05 £29.00 £18.20
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.94 £19.50 £16.85
% change year-on-year
-2.87% +15.72%

IBM Mainframe
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

IBM Mainframe Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

IBM Mainframe
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

IBM Mainframe Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

IBM Mainframe
Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

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

IBM Mainframe Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

IBM Mainframe
Top 16 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 9 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing IBM 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 Manchester region with a requirement for IBM Mainframe.

1 6 (100.00%) COBOL
1 6 (100.00%) Java
1 6 (100.00%) SQL
1 6 (100.00%) J2EE
1 6 (100.00%) Unix
1 6 (100.00%) ATM
1 6 (100.00%) IBM
1 6 (100.00%) EMV
1 6 (100.00%) Project Management
1 6 (100.00%) Mainframe
1 6 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 6 (100.00%) Finance
1 6 (100.00%) BASE24
1 6 (100.00%) Tandem
1 6 (100.00%) Supplier Management
1 6 (100.00%) Coaching

IBM Mainframe
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester 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:

Business Applications
1 6 (100.00%) BASE24
Communications & Networking
1 6 (100.00%) ATM
General
1 6 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Analyst
2 5 (83.33%) BASE24 Analyst
2 5 (83.33%) Support Analyst
2 5 (83.33%) Technical Analyst
2 5 (83.33%) Technical Support
2 5 (83.33%) Technical Support Analyst
3 4 (66.67%) BASE24 Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 6 (100.00%) EMV
1 6 (100.00%) Mainframe
1 6 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 6 (100.00%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Coaching
1 6 (100.00%) Project Management
1 6 (100.00%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) COBOL
1 6 (100.00%) Java
1 6 (100.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) IBM