The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Mainframe in IT contracts advertised for the Newport region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Mainframe over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Mainframes
Rank 30 30 -
Rank change year-on-year
0 -
Contract jobs citing Mainframe 11 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newport 6.63% 0.77% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 22.00% 2.94% -
Number of daily rates quoted 10 1 0
Average daily rate
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£503 £375 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+34.00% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £411 £400 £381
% change year-on-year
+2.75% +4.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £12.50 £27.50 £27.98
% change year-on-year
-54.54% -1.71%
Mainframe
South Wales

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

Miscellaneous Category
Newport
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
50 34 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newport 30.12% 26.15% 25.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 17 12
Average daily rate £439 £350 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.35% -4.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £300 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £375 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 6 0
Average hourly rate £34.50 £25.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+38.00% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £22.50 £21.83
% change year-on-year
-15.55% +3.06%

Mainframe
Jobs Demand Trend in Newport

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

Mainframe Jobs Demand Trend in Newport

Mainframe
Daily Rate Trend in Newport

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

Mainframe Daily Rate Trend in Newport

Mainframe
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Newport

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Newport region citing 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 Mainframe.

1 11 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 11 (100.00%) Scrum
1 11 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (90.91%) Windows
2 10 (90.91%) MySQL
2 10 (90.91%) Oracle
3 9 (81.82%) MCDBA
3 9 (81.82%) Microsoft
3 9 (81.82%) Microsoft Certification
4 8 (72.73%) MCITP
5 7 (63.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 7 (63.64%) SC Cleared
5 7 (63.64%) Security Cleared
5 7 (63.64%) ETL
6 5 (45.45%) Management Information System
6 5 (45.45%) SQL Server 2012
7 4 (36.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 3 (27.27%) SQL
9 2 (18.18%) .NET
9 2 (18.18%) Back Office
9 2 (18.18%) .NET Framework
10 1 (9.09%) DV Cleared

Mainframe
Top Related IT Skills in Newport by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Newport region citing 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 Mainframe. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 10 (90.91%) MySQL
3 7 (63.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (45.45%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 2 (18.18%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 11 (100.00%) Developer
1 11 (100.00%) SQL Developer
2 8 (72.73%) SQL Server Developer
3 7 (63.64%) Senior SQL Developer
3 7 (63.64%) Senior Developer
4 5 (45.45%) Senior SQL Server Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Senior .NET Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Agile .NET Developer
5 1 (9.09%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (18.18%) .NET
1 2 (18.18%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 5 (45.45%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 10 (90.91%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (100.00%) Scrum
1 11 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (63.64%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 3 (27.27%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (81.82%) MCDBA
1 9 (81.82%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (72.73%) MCITP
3 7 (63.64%) SC Cleared
3 7 (63.64%) Security Cleared
4 1 (9.09%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (36.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 10 (90.91%) Oracle
2 9 (81.82%) Microsoft