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 30 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
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Mainframes
Rank 94 87 93
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +6
Contract jobs citing Mainframe 1 1 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 0.076% 0.079% 0.43%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.22% 0.25% 1.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 5
Median daily rate - - £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £394 £411 £400
% change year-on-year
-4.19% +2.75%
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
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
452 408 407
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 34.48% 32.05% 28.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 281 186 200
Median daily rate £450 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £251 £225 £181
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 44 17 44
Median hourly rate £23.00 £18.90 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+21.69% -16.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.00 £13.50 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.20 £52.17 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.00 £18.47 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+19.11% -7.65%

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
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 30 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 Surrey region with a requirement for Mainframe.

1 8 (88.89%) Data Warehouse
1 8 (88.89%) SAS
1 8 (88.89%) Finance
2 5 (55.56%) Windows
3 4 (44.44%) Oracle
3 4 (44.44%) Linux
3 4 (44.44%) Cognos
3 4 (44.44%) Migration
3 4 (44.44%) Technical Architecture
3 4 (44.44%) Release Management
3 4 (44.44%) Base SAS
3 4 (44.44%) NAS
3 4 (44.44%) SAS Data Integration Studio
3 4 (44.44%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (44.44%) MVS
3 4 (44.44%) SAS EBI
4 2 (22.22%) Asset Management
5 1 (11.11%) Back Office
5 1 (11.11%) SNA
5 1 (11.11%) C
5 1 (11.11%) AIX
5 1 (11.11%) WCF
5 1 (11.11%) SWIFT
5 1 (11.11%) Data Centre
5 1 (11.11%) Windows Server

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:

Application Platforms
1 8 (88.89%) SAS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (44.44%) NAS
2 1 (11.11%) SNA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (88.89%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (44.44%) Base SAS
2 4 (44.44%) SAS Data Integration Studio
2 4 (44.44%) SAS EBI
General
1 8 (88.89%) Finance
2 1 (11.11%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 8 (88.89%) Architect
1 8 (88.89%) SAS Architect
2 6 (66.67%) Infrastructure Architect
3 2 (22.22%) Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
3 2 (22.22%) SAS Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Technical Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Technical Architect
3 2 (22.22%) Technical Infrastructure Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
4 1 (11.11%) Consultant
4 1 (11.11%) Integration Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 4 (44.44%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (11.11%) Data Centre
2 1 (11.11%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 5 (55.56%) Windows
2 4 (44.44%) Linux
2 4 (44.44%) MVS
3 1 (11.11%) AIX
3 1 (11.11%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Migration
1 4 (44.44%) Release Management
1 4 (44.44%) Technical Architecture
2 2 (22.22%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) C
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) Cognos
1 4 (44.44%) Oracle