The table below looks at the prevalence of the term IBM Mainframe in IT contracts advertised for the Sussex region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited IBM Mainframe over the 3 months to 1 July 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
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM Mainframe
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing IBM Mainframe 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sussex - - -
As % of the Miscellaneous category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £375 £369
% change year-on-year
-13.33% +1.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 - £29.25
IBM 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 Sussex region.

Miscellaneous Category
Sussex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
8 6 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sussex 28.57% 22.22% 33.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 5 13
Median daily rate £400 £268 £335
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+49.53% -20.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £210 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £404 £370
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.00 £17.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+31.42% -16.66%

IBM Mainframe
Jobs Demand Trend in Sussex

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

IBM Mainframe Jobs Demand Trend in Sussex

IBM Mainframe
Daily Rate Trend in Sussex

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

IBM Mainframe Daily Rate Trend in Sussex