The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Mainframe in IT contracts advertised for the Nottinghamshire 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 39 42 34
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -8
Contract jobs citing Mainframe 10 6 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 1.94% 1.26% 1.41%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 7.30% 6.12% 4.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 1 1
Median daily rate £325 £320 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.56% -36.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £383 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
-4.37% -
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
East Midlands

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

Miscellaneous Category
Nottinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
137 98 110
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 26.60% 20.59% 30.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 86 58 48
Median daily rate £425 £350 £346
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.42% +1.08%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £277 £152
10% offered a daily rate of more than £623 £575 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 6 11
Median hourly rate £15.25 £13.25 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.09% +6.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.30 £10.50 £11.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.80 £31.60 £14.00
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 Nottinghamshire

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

Mainframe Jobs Demand Trend in Nottinghamshire

Mainframe
Daily Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

Mainframe Daily Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

Mainframe
Daily Rate Histogram in Nottinghamshire

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

Mainframe Daily Rate Histogram in Nottinghamshire

Mainframe
Hourly Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

Mainframe Hourly Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

Mainframe
Contract Job Locations in Nottinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Mainframe within the Nottinghamshire region over the 3 months to 27 May 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Nottingham +3 10 £325 +1.56%
Mainframe
East Midlands

Mainframe
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire

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 Nottinghamshire region with a requirement for Mainframe.

1 5 (41.67%) SQL
1 5 (41.67%) QA
2 4 (33.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 4 (33.33%) Analytics
2 4 (33.33%) DataStage
2 4 (33.33%) Finance
2 4 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (25.00%) DB2
3 3 (25.00%) COBOL
3 3 (25.00%) Linux
3 3 (25.00%) CICS
4 2 (16.67%) CA
4 2 (16.67%) MS Visio
4 2 (16.67%) ITIL
4 2 (16.67%) Service Management
4 2 (16.67%) Management Information System
4 2 (16.67%) Web Development
4 2 (16.67%) VSAM
4 2 (16.67%) Automotive
4 2 (16.67%) Migration
4 2 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (16.67%) Change Control
4 2 (16.67%) Waterfall
4 2 (16.67%) Time Management
5 1 (8.33%) SoapUI
5 1 (8.33%) Splunk
5 1 (8.33%) ArcSight
5 1 (8.33%) Banking
5 1 (8.33%) JCL

Mainframe
Top Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire 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 3 (25.00%) CICS
Applications
1 2 (16.67%) MS Visio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (33.33%) DataStage
2 3 (25.00%) DB2
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) SoapUI
General
1 4 (33.33%) Finance
2 2 (16.67%) Automotive
3 1 (8.33%) Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) Developer
2 5 (41.67%) Analyst
3 3 (25.00%) DataStage Developer
3 3 (25.00%) Financial Analyst
3 3 (25.00%) Mainframe Developer
3 3 (25.00%) Service Analyst
3 3 (25.00%) Test Analyst
4 2 (16.67%) Customer Analyst
4 2 (16.67%) Customer Support Analyst
4 2 (16.67%) QA Analyst
4 2 (16.67%) QA Test Analyst
4 2 (16.67%) SQL Analyst
4 2 (16.67%) Support Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) COBOL Developer
5 1 (8.33%) DataStage ETL Developer
5 1 (8.33%) ETL Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Linux Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Mainframe Test Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Security Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (16.67%) Management Information System
1 2 (16.67%) VSAM
Operating Systems
1 3 (25.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (33.33%) Analytics
1 4 (33.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 2 (16.67%) Change Control
2 2 (16.67%) ITIL
2 2 (16.67%) Migration
2 2 (16.67%) Service Management
2 2 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (16.67%) Time Management
2 2 (16.67%) Waterfall
2 2 (16.67%) Web Development
3 1 (8.33%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 5 (41.67%) SQL
2 3 (25.00%) COBOL
3 1 (8.33%) JCL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (41.67%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (16.67%) CA
2 1 (8.33%) ArcSight
2 1 (8.33%) Splunk