The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Mainframe in IT contracts advertised for the Nottingham region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Mainframe over the 3 months to 27 February 2017 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 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Mainframes
Nottinghamshire / Nottingham
Rank 34 46 40
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -6
Contract jobs citing Mainframe 10 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 2.79% 0.43% 0.82%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 9.43% 1.85% 3.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 0 0
Median daily rate £375 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £380
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £47.00 £19.00 £39.50
% change year-on-year
+147.36% -51.89%

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

Miscellaneous Category
Nottingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
106 108 93
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 29.53% 22.98% 25.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 67 60 42
Median daily rate £395 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.33% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £225 £253
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £600 £430
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 6
Median hourly rate £10.75 £18.50 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-41.89% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £24.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-27.08% +33.33%

Mainframe
Jobs Demand Trend in Nottingham

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

Mainframe Jobs Demand Trend in Nottingham

Mainframe
Daily Rate Trend in Nottingham

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

Mainframe Daily Rate Trend in Nottingham

Mainframe
Hourly Rate Trend in Nottingham

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

Mainframe Hourly Rate Trend in Nottingham

Mainframe
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 27 February 2017, 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 Nottingham region with a requirement for Mainframe.

1 10 (100.00%) QA
2 8 (80.00%) JSON
2 8 (80.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 8 (80.00%) SoapUI
2 8 (80.00%) Analytics
2 8 (80.00%) User Stories
2 8 (80.00%) API Testing
2 8 (80.00%) SQL
2 8 (80.00%) SOAP
2 8 (80.00%) Web Services
2 8 (80.00%) JMeter
3 7 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (70.00%) Waterfall
3 7 (70.00%) Time Management
4 2 (20.00%) Credit Risk
4 2 (20.00%) C
4 2 (20.00%) Marketing
4 2 (20.00%) ITIL V3
4 2 (20.00%) Change Control
4 2 (20.00%) Programme Governance
4 2 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (20.00%) Remedy
4 2 (20.00%) Project Management
4 2 (20.00%) ITIL
4 2 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (10.00%) Automated Testing
5 1 (10.00%) SLA

Mainframe
Top Related IT Skills in Nottingham 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:

Development Applications
1 8 (80.00%) JMeter
1 8 (80.00%) SoapUI
General
1 2 (20.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) QA Tester
1 4 (40.00%) Tester
2 3 (30.00%) QA Leader
3 2 (20.00%) Transition Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Applications Manager
4 1 (10.00%) QA Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) QA Test Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Test Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (80.00%) JSON
1 8 (80.00%) SOAP
1 8 (80.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (20.00%) Credit Risk
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (80.00%) Analytics
1 8 (80.00%) API Testing
1 8 (80.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
1 8 (80.00%) User Stories
2 7 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (70.00%) Time Management
2 7 (70.00%) Waterfall
3 2 (20.00%) Change Control
3 2 (20.00%) ITIL
3 2 (20.00%) ITIL V3
3 2 (20.00%) Programme Governance
3 2 (20.00%) Project Management
3 2 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (10.00%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 8 (80.00%) SQL
2 2 (20.00%) C
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (100.00%) QA
2 1 (10.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) Remedy