The first table below looks at the demand for the Mainframe Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Mainframe Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Midlands region.

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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Mainframe Developer
Rank - 27 30
Contract jobs requiring a Mainframe Developer 0 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands - 0.49% 0.35%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.55% 0.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 1
Average daily rate - £400 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
UK excluding London average daily rate £275 £400 £300
% change year-on-year
-31.25% +33.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £27.73 £28.50
% change year-on-year
- -2.70%
Job Titles Category
Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
182 183 260
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands 88.35% 89.27% 90.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 82 92
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £260 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £600 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 9 5
Average hourly rate £25.00 £32.00 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.87% +52.38%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £19.21
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -8.90%
Mainframe Developer
England

Mainframe Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Mainframe Developer in the job title across the Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Mainframe Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

Mainframe Developer
Daily Rate Trend in the Midlands

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

Mainframe Developer Daily Rate Trend in the Midlands