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 6 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
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Mainframes
Rank - 37 36
Contract jobs citing Mainframe 0 11 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire - 2.46% 2.11%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 8.21% 8.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 7 1
Median daily rate - £460 £335
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +37.31%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £450 £400
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £26.13 £26.75
% change year-on-year
+33.97% -2.33%
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
133 134 120
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 30.02% 29.98% 25.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 76 84 50
Median daily rate £431 £400 £348
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.81% +15.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £261 £275 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £506 £500 £459
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £385 £363
% change year-on-year
-1.29% +6.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 6 5
Median hourly rate £20.00 £18.50 £16.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.10% +13.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £13.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.10 £21.00 £25.28
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.81 £20.00 £16.72
% change year-on-year
-5.93% +19.61%

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
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
Top 9 Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire

For the 6 months to 6 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 Nottinghamshire region with a requirement for Mainframe.

1 3 (100.00%) SDLC
2 2 (66.67%) Java
2 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) Advertising
3 1 (33.33%) Process Improvement
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) CICS
3 1 (33.33%) JCL
3 1 (33.33%) COBOL

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 1 (33.33%) CICS
General
1 2 (66.67%) Advertising
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) COBOL Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Development Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) Development Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Mainframe Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Programme Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Software Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) Software Development Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) Software Development Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Software Development Programme Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) SDLC
2 1 (33.33%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) COBOL
2 1 (33.33%) JCL
2 1 (33.33%) SQL