The table below looks at the prevalence of the term IBM Mainframe in IT contracts advertised for the Merseyside region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited IBM Mainframe over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM Mainframe
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing IBM Mainframe 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside - - -
As % of the Miscellaneous category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £325 £331
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -1.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.00 - £37.50
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 Merseyside region.

Miscellaneous Category
Merseyside
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
111 76 67
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 34.47% 24.28% 35.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 79 40 49
Average daily rate £375 £330 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.63% -10.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £171 £178 £154
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 1 6
Average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -15.38%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.75 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+35.71% -

IBM Mainframe
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing IBM Mainframe across the Merseyside region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

IBM Mainframe Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

IBM Mainframe
Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

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

IBM Mainframe Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

IBM Mainframe
Top 10 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Merseyside region citing IBM 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 IBM Mainframe.

1 2 (100.00%) C
1 2 (100.00%) IBM
1 2 (100.00%) Project Management
1 2 (100.00%) Mainframe
1 2 (100.00%) Retail
1 2 (100.00%) SWIFT
2 1 (50.00%) Business Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Banking
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management

IBM Mainframe
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Merseyside region citing IBM 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 IBM Mainframe. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

General
1 2 (100.00%) Retail
2 1 (50.00%) Banking
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Programme Manager
1 2 (100.00%) Senior Manager
1 2 (100.00%) Senior Programme Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Mainframe
1 2 (100.00%) SWIFT
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Project Management
2 1 (50.00%) Business Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) IBM