The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Mainframe in IT contracts advertised for the Milton Keynes region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Mainframe over the 3 months to 31 May 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 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Mainframes
Rank 55 68 61
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -7
Contract jobs citing Mainframe 13 5 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 1.95% 0.63% 1.64%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 5.94% 1.59% 6.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 1
Median daily rate £388 £360 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.63% -0.68%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £411 £400
% change year-on-year
-2.67% +2.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £12.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+128.00% -54.54%
Mainframe
Buckinghamshire

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

Miscellaneous Category
Milton Keynes
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
219 315 231
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 32.78% 39.87% 25.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 122 154 128
Median daily rate £450 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.57% -0.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £262 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £450 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 8 13
Median hourly rate £14.50 £40.00 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-63.75% +220.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.50 £10.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.18 £40.00 £19.63
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £18.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+16.21% -7.50%

Mainframe
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Mainframe Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

Mainframe
Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Mainframe Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

Mainframe
Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Mainframe Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

Mainframe
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 31 May 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 Milton Keynes region with a requirement for Mainframe.

1 20 (55.56%) Finance
2 16 (44.44%) Unix
2 16 (44.44%) IBM
3 15 (41.67%) Windows
4 14 (38.89%) JCL
5 13 (36.11%) Tivoli
6 10 (27.78%) Analytical Skills
7 9 (25.00%) Spanish Language
7 9 (25.00%) IBM Mainframe
7 9 (25.00%) Change Management
8 8 (22.22%) Banking
8 8 (22.22%) ISPF
8 8 (22.22%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
8 8 (22.22%) FTP
8 8 (22.22%) REXX
8 8 (22.22%) Time Sharing Option
9 7 (19.44%) SLA
9 7 (19.44%) MVS
9 7 (19.44%) COBOL
10 6 (16.67%) ITIL
10 6 (16.67%) Windows NT
10 6 (16.67%) WebSphere
10 6 (16.67%) Retail
11 5 (13.89%) AS400
11 5 (13.89%) CA Wily
11 5 (13.89%) Control-M
12 4 (11.11%) Shell Script
12 4 (11.11%) HACMP
12 4 (11.11%) ATM
12 4 (11.11%) DB2

Mainframe
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes 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 6 (16.67%) WebSphere
2 2 (5.56%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.78%) CICS
Applications
1 1 (2.78%) MS Excel
1 1 (2.78%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 8 (22.22%) FTP
2 4 (11.11%) ATM
3 1 (2.78%) SMS
3 1 (2.78%) SNA
3 1 (2.78%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (11.11%) DB2
2 1 (2.78%) Apache Hive
2 1 (2.78%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 4 (11.11%) ChangeMan
General
1 20 (55.56%) Finance
2 9 (25.00%) Spanish Language
3 8 (22.22%) Banking
4 6 (16.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 15 (41.67%) Analyst
2 6 (16.67%) Mainframe Analyst
3 5 (13.89%) Tivoli Analyst
4 4 (11.11%) Developer
4 4 (11.11%) Support Analyst
5 3 (8.33%) Mainframe Support
5 3 (8.33%) Operations Analyst
5 3 (8.33%) Unix Analyst
5 3 (8.33%) Wintel Analyst
6 2 (5.56%) Consultant
6 2 (5.56%) Delivery Manager
6 2 (5.56%) Operations Manager
6 2 (5.56%) Service Manager
6 2 (5.56%) Service Support Manager
6 2 (5.56%) Services Delivery Manager
6 2 (5.56%) Support Manager
6 2 (5.56%) Technical Manager
6 2 (5.56%) Technical Operations Manager
6 2 (5.56%) Test Leader
7 1 (2.78%) Computer Operator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (22.22%) ISPF
2 2 (5.56%) WebSphere MQ
3 1 (2.78%) APPC
3 1 (2.78%) Java EE
3 1 (2.78%) jQuery
3 1 (2.78%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 10 (27.78%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (25.00%) IBM Mainframe
3 5 (13.89%) AS400
4 4 (11.11%) HACMP
4 4 (11.11%) iSeries
5 1 (2.78%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.78%) VSAM
Operating Systems
1 16 (44.44%) Unix
2 15 (41.67%) Windows
3 7 (19.44%) MVS
4 6 (16.67%) Windows NT
5 3 (8.33%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (25.00%) Change Management
2 6 (16.67%) ITIL
3 4 (11.11%) Problem Management
3 4 (11.11%) Root Cause Analysis
4 3 (8.33%) Incident Management
4 3 (8.33%) Service Delivery
5 2 (5.56%) CRM
5 2 (5.56%) Migration
5 2 (5.56%) Regression Testing
5 2 (5.56%) Software Testing
6 1 (2.78%) Anti-Money Laundering
6 1 (2.78%) Information Security
6 1 (2.78%) Line Management
6 1 (2.78%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 14 (38.89%) JCL
2 8 (22.22%) REXX
3 7 (19.44%) COBOL
4 4 (11.11%) Shell Script
5 3 (8.33%) Java
6 1 (2.78%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (2.78%) SC Cleared
1 1 (2.78%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (19.44%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (22.22%) Time Sharing Option
1 8 (22.22%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
2 2 (5.56%) RACF
3 1 (2.78%) Active Directory
3 1 (2.78%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 13 (36.11%) Tivoli
2 5 (13.89%) CA Wily
2 5 (13.89%) Control-M
3 3 (8.33%) CA Endevor
4 2 (5.56%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (2.78%) MAINVIEW
5 1 (2.78%) OMEGAMON
Vendors
1 16 (44.44%) IBM
2 4 (11.11%) Remedy
3 1 (2.78%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.78%) Oracle
3 1 (2.78%) TIBCO
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