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 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
Mainframes
Rank 44 43 50
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +7
Contract jobs citing Mainframe 12 31 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 1.97% 3.38% 2.86%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 5.69% 10.58% 8.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 14
Median daily rate - £600 £295
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +103.38%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £450 £369
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +22.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £13.39 £175.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -92.35%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £26.00 £92.75
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -71.96%
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
211 293 306
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 34.70% 31.99% 34.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 114 130 166
Median daily rate £425 £388 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.67% +10.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £290 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £600 £492
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £385 £363
% change year-on-year
-1.29% +6.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 17 27
Median hourly rate £37.50 £13.39 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+180.16% -10.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.25 £9.23 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.25 £17.50 £21.95
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.94 £19.50 £16.85
% change year-on-year
-2.87% +15.72%

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 9 December 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 16 (55.17%) Unix
2 15 (51.72%) Finance
3 13 (44.83%) Windows
4 12 (41.38%) Windows NT
4 12 (41.38%) MVS
4 12 (41.38%) Tivoli
4 12 (41.38%) Retail
5 11 (37.93%) SLA
6 10 (34.48%) CA Wily
7 9 (31.03%) Banking
7 9 (31.03%) ITIL
7 9 (31.03%) zOS
8 8 (27.59%) IBM
9 7 (24.14%) BizTalk Server
9 7 (24.14%) WebSphere
9 7 (24.14%) Spanish Language
9 7 (24.14%) IBM Mainframe
10 5 (17.24%) Project Management
11 4 (13.79%) Staffware
11 4 (13.79%) Middleware
11 4 (13.79%) ILOG
11 4 (13.79%) DB2
11 4 (13.79%) LDAP
11 4 (13.79%) Java
12 3 (10.34%) SCCM
12 3 (10.34%) SWIFT
12 3 (10.34%) Matrix Organization
12 3 (10.34%) Oracle
12 3 (10.34%) Solaris
12 3 (10.34%) Linux

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 7 (24.14%) BizTalk Server
1 7 (24.14%) WebSphere
2 3 (10.34%) IIS
2 3 (10.34%) SharePoint
3 1 (3.45%) CICS
Applications
1 3 (10.34%) MS Excel
2 2 (6.90%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (13.79%) Staffware
2 1 (3.45%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 4 (13.79%) LDAP
2 3 (10.34%) ATM
2 3 (10.34%) SAN
3 1 (3.45%) FTP
3 1 (3.45%) SNA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (13.79%) DB2
2 1 (3.45%) Easytrieve
General
1 15 (51.72%) Finance
2 12 (41.38%) Retail
3 9 (31.03%) Banking
4 7 (24.14%) Spanish Language
5 1 (3.45%) Electronics
5 1 (3.45%) Financial Institution
5 1 (3.45%) Investment Banking
5 1 (3.45%) Manufacturing
5 1 (3.45%) Marketing
5 1 (3.45%) Retail Banking
5 1 (3.45%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (31.03%) Analyst
2 7 (24.14%) Project Manager
3 4 (13.79%) Deployment Analyst
3 4 (13.79%) Middleware Analyst
4 3 (10.34%) MVS Operator
4 3 (10.34%) Unix Operator
5 2 (6.90%) Business Analyst
5 2 (6.90%) IT Manager
5 2 (6.90%) IT Project Manager
5 2 (6.90%) Mainframe Analyst
5 2 (6.90%) Monitoring Analyst
5 2 (6.90%) Tivoli Analyst
6 1 (3.45%) Computer Operator
6 1 (3.45%) Delivery Project Manager
6 1 (3.45%) Junior Project Manager
6 1 (3.45%) Network Architect
6 1 (3.45%) Operations Analyst
6 1 (3.45%) Systems Analyst
6 1 (3.45%) Team Leader
6 1 (3.45%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (13.79%) Middleware
2 1 (3.45%) ISPF
Miscellaneous
1 7 (24.14%) IBM Mainframe
2 3 (10.34%) SWIFT
3 1 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.45%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 16 (55.17%) Unix
2 13 (44.83%) Windows
3 12 (41.38%) MVS
3 12 (41.38%) Windows NT
4 9 (31.03%) zOS
5 3 (10.34%) Linux
5 3 (10.34%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (31.03%) ITIL
2 5 (17.24%) Project Management
3 3 (10.34%) Logistics
3 3 (10.34%) Matrix Organization
4 2 (6.90%) Change Management
4 2 (6.90%) Release Management
4 2 (6.90%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 2 (6.90%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (3.45%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (3.45%) Digital Marketing
5 1 (3.45%) Migration
5 1 (3.45%) Network Architecture
5 1 (3.45%) Process Improvement
5 1 (3.45%) Programme Management
5 1 (3.45%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 4 (13.79%) Java
2 3 (10.34%) JCL
3 2 (6.90%) SQL
4 1 (3.45%) C
4 1 (3.45%) REXX
Qualifications
1 1 (3.45%) SC Cleared
1 1 (3.45%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (37.93%) SLA
2 1 (3.45%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 3 (10.34%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.45%) Time Sharing Option
2 1 (3.45%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 12 (41.38%) Tivoli
2 10 (34.48%) CA Wily
3 3 (10.34%) SCCM
4 2 (6.90%) Control-M
5 1 (3.45%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 8 (27.59%) IBM
2 4 (13.79%) ILOG
3 3 (10.34%) Microsoft
3 3 (10.34%) Oracle
4 2 (6.90%) Remedy
5 1 (3.45%) CA
5 1 (3.45%) SAP