The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Mainframe in IT contracts advertised for the Newcastle upon Tyne region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Mainframe over the 3 months to 27 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
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Mainframes
Rank 66 40 48
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +8
Contract jobs citing Mainframe 41 21 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 3.56% 3.87% 0.23%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 8.40% 12.07% 0.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 9 1
Median daily rate £265 £410 £265
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-35.48% +54.71%
UK excluding London median daily rate £383 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
-4.37% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 0
Median hourly rate £28.25 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £12.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+128.00% -54.54%
Mainframe
Tyne and Wear

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

Miscellaneous Category
Newcastle upon Tyne
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
488 174 103
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 42.40% 32.10% 24.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 318 86 79
Median daily rate £320 £338 £306
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.18% +10.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £218 £120 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 20 1
Median hourly rate £28.00 £15.00 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+86.66% +20.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £18.00 £20.50
% change year-on-year
+19.44% -12.19%

Mainframe
Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

Mainframe Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

Mainframe
Daily Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

Mainframe Daily Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

Mainframe
Daily Rate Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Mainframe across the Newcastle upon Tyne region over the 3 months to 27 May 2016.

Mainframe Daily Rate Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

Mainframe
Hourly Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

Mainframe Hourly Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

Mainframe
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 27 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 Newcastle upon Tyne region with a requirement for Mainframe.

1 29 (58.00%) Security Cleared
2 25 (50.00%) IBM
3 23 (46.00%) IBM Mainframe
3 23 (46.00%) SC Cleared
4 22 (44.00%) ITIL
5 21 (42.00%) HP
6 20 (40.00%) CA
6 20 (40.00%) JCL
7 19 (38.00%) zOS
8 18 (36.00%) Unix
9 17 (34.00%) Linux
10 16 (32.00%) TCP/IP
10 16 (32.00%) REXX
10 16 (32.00%) ISPF
11 14 (28.00%) Incident Management
11 14 (28.00%) MVS
11 14 (28.00%) FTP
11 14 (28.00%) SLA
11 14 (28.00%) Windows
11 14 (28.00%) Time Sharing Option
12 13 (26.00%) Problem Management
12 13 (26.00%) Java
13 12 (24.00%) Perl
13 12 (24.00%) Change Management
13 12 (24.00%) Analytical Skills
13 12 (24.00%) ServiceNow
14 11 (22.00%) Service Delivery
14 11 (22.00%) COBOL
15 10 (20.00%) DB2
15 10 (20.00%) Microsoft

Mainframe
Top Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne 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 9 (18.00%) CICS
2 7 (14.00%) WebSphere
3 6 (12.00%) Apache
3 6 (12.00%) IIS
4 1 (2.00%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 7 (14.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.00%) BusinessWorks
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 16 (32.00%) TCP/IP
2 14 (28.00%) FTP
3 10 (20.00%) Firewall
4 6 (12.00%) SSL
4 6 (12.00%) WinSCP
5 2 (4.00%) SAN
6 1 (2.00%) 3G
6 1 (2.00%) DHCP
6 1 (2.00%) DNS
6 1 (2.00%) IP Telephony
6 1 (2.00%) VoIP
6 1 (2.00%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (20.00%) DB2
2 8 (16.00%) SQL Server
3 6 (12.00%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
3 6 (12.00%) Easytrieve
3 6 (12.00%) MS Access
3 6 (12.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 6 (12.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (4.00%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 6 (12.00%) Eclipse
1 6 (12.00%) Visual Studio
2 2 (4.00%) CA Gen
3 1 (2.00%) StarTeam
General
1 8 (16.00%) Finance
2 7 (14.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (16.00%) Developer
2 6 (12.00%) Applications Developer
2 6 (12.00%) IT Support
2 6 (12.00%) Microsoft Developer
3 4 (8.00%) Mainframe Support
3 4 (8.00%) Support Engineer
4 2 (4.00%) Consultant
4 2 (4.00%) Mainframe Operator
4 2 (4.00%) Project Manager
4 2 (4.00%) Senior Applications Developer
4 2 (4.00%) Senior Developer
4 2 (4.00%) Senior Microsoft Developer
4 2 (4.00%) Support Consultant
5 1 (2.00%) Architect
5 1 (2.00%) COBOL Developer
5 1 (2.00%) Infrastructure Architect
5 1 (2.00%) Infrastructure Consultant
5 1 (2.00%) Team Leader
5 1 (2.00%) Technical Architect
5 1 (2.00%) Wintel Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (32.00%) ISPF
2 6 (12.00%) .NET
2 6 (12.00%) ASP.NET
3 5 (10.00%) Middleware
4 2 (4.00%) ADO
5 1 (2.00%) J2EE
5 1 (2.00%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 23 (46.00%) IBM Mainframe
2 12 (24.00%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (16.00%) Computer Science
4 7 (14.00%) AS400
4 7 (14.00%) Management Information System
5 6 (12.00%) VSAM
6 5 (10.00%) Tandem
6 5 (10.00%) User Experience
7 1 (2.00%) Data Centre
7 1 (2.00%) Fat Client
7 1 (2.00%) Mobile App
7 1 (2.00%) Private Cloud
7 1 (2.00%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 19 (38.00%) zOS
2 18 (36.00%) Unix
3 17 (34.00%) Linux
4 14 (28.00%) MVS
4 14 (28.00%) Windows
5 10 (20.00%) Windows Server
6 5 (10.00%) AIX
6 5 (10.00%) Solaris
7 1 (2.00%) HPUX
7 1 (2.00%) VME
7 1 (2.00%) Windows 10
7 1 (2.00%) Windows 7
7 1 (2.00%) Windows 8
7 1 (2.00%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (2.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (44.00%) ITIL
2 14 (28.00%) Incident Management
3 13 (26.00%) Problem Management
4 12 (24.00%) Change Management
5 11 (22.00%) Service Delivery
6 9 (18.00%) ITSM
7 8 (16.00%) Agile Software Development
7 8 (16.00%) Business Continuity
8 7 (14.00%) Configuration Management
8 7 (14.00%) Root Cause Analysis
9 6 (12.00%) E-Commerce
9 6 (12.00%) Escalation Management
10 5 (10.00%) BCP
10 5 (10.00%) Business Continuity Planning
10 5 (10.00%) Knowledge Management
10 5 (10.00%) Network Management
10 5 (10.00%) Project Management
10 5 (10.00%) SAP Security
11 3 (6.00%) High Availability
11 3 (6.00%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 20 (40.00%) JCL
2 16 (32.00%) REXX
3 13 (26.00%) Java
4 12 (24.00%) Perl
5 11 (22.00%) COBOL
6 6 (12.00%) Assembly Language
6 6 (12.00%) C#
6 6 (12.00%) C++
6 6 (12.00%) CLIST
6 6 (12.00%) JavaScript
6 6 (12.00%) Shell Script
6 6 (12.00%) SQL
6 6 (12.00%) VB
6 6 (12.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 29 (58.00%) Security Cleared
2 23 (46.00%) SC Cleared
3 8 (16.00%) Degree
4 6 (12.00%) MCSE
4 6 (12.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (10.00%) BPSS Clearance
5 5 (10.00%) CCNA
5 5 (10.00%) CCNP
5 5 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
5 5 (10.00%) MCDBA
5 5 (10.00%) MCP
6 3 (6.00%) AAT
6 3 (6.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 2 (4.00%) Six Sigma Black Belt
7 2 (4.00%) Six Sigma Green Belt
8 1 (2.00%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (28.00%) SLA
2 1 (2.00%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 14 (28.00%) Time Sharing Option
2 5 (10.00%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
3 4 (8.00%) Active Directory
4 2 (4.00%) Job Entry Subsystem
5 1 (2.00%) Firmware
5 1 (2.00%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (2.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (2.00%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 7 (14.00%) Control-M
2 6 (12.00%) Tivoli
3 5 (10.00%) OpenView
4 2 (4.00%) Tivoli NetView
5 1 (2.00%) HP SiteScope
5 1 (2.00%) MOM
5 1 (2.00%) OVSD
5 1 (2.00%) SCCM
5 1 (2.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 25 (50.00%) IBM
2 21 (42.00%) HP
3 20 (40.00%) CA
4 12 (24.00%) ServiceNow
5 10 (20.00%) Microsoft
6 9 (18.00%) SAP
7 8 (16.00%) BMC
8 7 (14.00%) Micro Focus
8 7 (14.00%) Oracle
9 2 (4.00%) Cisco
9 2 (4.00%) Citrix
9 2 (4.00%) VMware
10 1 (2.00%) AppSense
10 1 (2.00%) Fujitsu
10 1 (2.00%) Lotus
10 1 (2.00%) ThinPrint
10 1 (2.00%) TIBCO
10 1 (2.00%) TOWER Software
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
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