The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Mainframe in IT contracts advertised for the Surrey region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Mainframe over the 3 months to 5 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
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Mainframes
Rank 77 99 96
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -3
Contract jobs citing Mainframe 3 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 0.28% 0.22% 0.064%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.01% 0.68% 0.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 1
Median daily rate £338 £500 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-32.50% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £450 £391
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +15.01%
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
South East

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

Miscellaneous Category
Surrey
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
297 443 531
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 27.71% 33.06% 33.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 165 253 281
Median daily rate £400 £400 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -3.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £195 £270 £253
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £524 £521
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £385 £363
% change year-on-year
-1.29% +6.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 25 30
Median hourly rate £18.50 £17.00 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.82% -8.10%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £11.50 £13.73
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.50 £38.25 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.75 £20.00 £16.75
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +19.40%

Mainframe
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

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

Mainframe Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

Mainframe
Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Mainframe Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

Mainframe
Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Mainframe Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

Mainframe
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Mainframe within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 5 December 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
Woking - 3 £338 -
Mainframe
South East

Mainframe
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 5 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 Surrey region with a requirement for Mainframe.

1 7 (70.00%) IBM
2 4 (40.00%) Migration
3 3 (30.00%) Spring
3 3 (30.00%) COBOL
3 3 (30.00%) HTML
3 3 (30.00%) Java
3 3 (30.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (30.00%) DB2
3 3 (30.00%) JSP
3 3 (30.00%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (20.00%) Data Centre
4 2 (20.00%) Job Entry Subsystem
4 2 (20.00%) Programme Management
4 2 (20.00%) Virtual Machines
4 2 (20.00%) ACF2
4 2 (20.00%) SC Cleared
4 2 (20.00%) Security Cleared
4 2 (20.00%) CA
4 2 (20.00%) OS/390
4 2 (20.00%) zOS
4 2 (20.00%) MVS
4 2 (20.00%) Tivoli NetView
4 2 (20.00%) RACF
4 2 (20.00%) JCL
4 2 (20.00%) APPN
4 2 (20.00%) Project Management
4 2 (20.00%) LAN
4 2 (20.00%) WAN
4 2 (20.00%) FTP
4 2 (20.00%) TCP/IP

Mainframe
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey 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:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (20.00%) APPN
1 2 (20.00%) FTP
1 2 (20.00%) LAN
1 2 (20.00%) SNA
1 2 (20.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (20.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (30.00%) DB2
General
1 1 (10.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (30.00%) COBOL Developer
1 3 (30.00%) DB2 Developer
1 3 (30.00%) Developer
1 3 (30.00%) Java Developer
1 3 (30.00%) Transition Manager
2 2 (20.00%) Network Specialist
2 2 (20.00%) Project Manager
2 2 (20.00%) z/OS Specialist
3 1 (10.00%) Business Change Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Business Change Project Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Data Centre Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Migration Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Programme Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Transition Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (30.00%) HTML
1 3 (30.00%) JSP
1 3 (30.00%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (20.00%) Data Centre
3 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (10.00%) IBM Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 2 (20.00%) MVS
1 2 (20.00%) OS/390
1 2 (20.00%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) Migration
2 2 (20.00%) Programme Management
2 2 (20.00%) Project Management
3 1 (10.00%) Change Management
3 1 (10.00%) Coaching
3 1 (10.00%) ITIL
3 1 (10.00%) Mentoring
3 1 (10.00%) Operations Management
3 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2
3 1 (10.00%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (30.00%) COBOL
1 3 (30.00%) Java
1 3 (30.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (20.00%) JCL
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (20.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (10.00%) APMP
System Software
1 2 (20.00%) ACF2
1 2 (20.00%) Job Entry Subsystem
1 2 (20.00%) RACF
1 2 (20.00%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (20.00%) Tivoli NetView
Vendors
1 7 (70.00%) IBM
2 2 (20.00%) CA
3 1 (10.00%) Citrix
3 1 (10.00%) VMware