The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Mainframe in IT contracts advertised for the Tyne and Wear region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Mainframe over the 3 months to 7 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
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Mainframes
Rank 72 54 64
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +10
Contract jobs citing Mainframe 33 15 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 2.86% 2.06% 0.62%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 6.99% 6.10% 1.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 7 0
Median daily rate £400 £320 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £450 £400
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 1
Median hourly rate £52.50 £26.50 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+98.11% -11.66%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £26.13 £26.75
% change year-on-year
+14.83% -2.33%
Mainframe
North East

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

Miscellaneous Category
Tyne and Wear
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
472 246 268
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 40.94% 33.84% 41.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 346 150 169
Median daily rate £375 £325 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -23.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £238 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £517 £498
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £385 £363
% change year-on-year
-1.29% +6.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 22 15
Median hourly rate £29.00 £24.00 £17.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.83% +35.21%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.00 £15.37 £10.57
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.75 £28.00 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.91 £20.00 £16.72
% change year-on-year
-5.46% +19.61%

Mainframe
Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Mainframe Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

Mainframe
Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Mainframe Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

Mainframe
Hourly Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Mainframe Hourly Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

Mainframe
Contract Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Mainframe within the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 7 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
Newcastle upon Tyne -24 27 £405 +26.56%
Sunderland 0 4 - - 2
Mainframe
North East

Mainframe
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 7 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 Tyne and Wear region with a requirement for Mainframe.

1 28 (51.85%) Linux
2 23 (42.59%) AIX
3 22 (40.74%) Solaris
4 21 (38.89%) Unix
5 20 (37.04%) Oracle
5 20 (37.04%) zOS
6 19 (35.19%) CA
6 19 (35.19%) SQL
6 19 (35.19%) Windows
7 17 (31.48%) Security Cleared
7 17 (31.48%) Windows Server
8 16 (29.63%) TCP/IP
9 15 (27.78%) VB
9 15 (27.78%) Java
9 15 (27.78%) Perl
9 15 (27.78%) Shell Script
9 15 (27.78%) Tivoli
9 15 (27.78%) SC Cleared
10 14 (25.93%) IBM Mainframe
10 14 (25.93%) Middleware
10 14 (25.93%) IBM
11 13 (24.07%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
12 11 (20.37%) Migration
13 10 (18.52%) Agile Software Development
13 10 (18.52%) Control-M
13 10 (18.52%) HP
13 10 (18.52%) HPUX
13 10 (18.52%) Security Patching
13 10 (18.52%) BPSS Clearance
14 9 (16.67%) Application Discovery

Mainframe
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear 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 2 (3.70%) PowerExchange
2 1 (1.85%) CICS
Applications
1 1 (1.85%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 16 (29.63%) TCP/IP
2 2 (3.70%) Firewall
2 2 (3.70%) SAN
3 1 (1.85%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 8 (14.81%) DB2
3 7 (12.96%) Adabas
4 6 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
4 6 (11.11%) PowerCenter
5 5 (9.26%) Ingres
6 2 (3.70%) Data Lake
6 2 (3.70%) Hadoop
6 2 (3.70%) Oracle Database
6 2 (3.70%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (1.85%) DTS
Development Applications
1 3 (5.56%) Jenkins
1 3 (5.56%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (3.70%) ERwin
General
1 2 (3.70%) Finance
2 1 (1.85%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 12 (22.22%) Architect
2 9 (16.67%) Applications Architect
2 9 (16.67%) Support Engineer
3 8 (14.81%) Migration Architect
4 7 (12.96%) DBA
4 7 (12.96%) Product Engineer
4 7 (12.96%) Products Support Engineer
5 6 (11.11%) Administrator
6 3 (5.56%) DB2 DBA
6 3 (5.56%) Designer
6 3 (5.56%) Developer
6 3 (5.56%) DevOps Architect
6 3 (5.56%) Informatica Developer
6 3 (5.56%) Mainframe Support
7 2 (3.70%) DB2 Administrator
7 2 (3.70%) Development Manager
7 2 (3.70%) Informatica ETL Developer
7 2 (3.70%) Operations Engineer
7 2 (3.70%) Programmer
7 2 (3.70%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (25.93%) Middleware
2 2 (3.70%) ISPF
Miscellaneous
1 14 (25.93%) IBM Mainframe
2 5 (9.26%) Computer Science
2 5 (9.26%) Management Information System
3 4 (7.41%) AS400
3 4 (7.41%) Tandem
3 4 (7.41%) User Experience
4 2 (3.70%) PMI
5 1 (1.85%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 28 (51.85%) Linux
2 23 (42.59%) AIX
3 22 (40.74%) Solaris
4 21 (38.89%) Unix
5 20 (37.04%) zOS
6 19 (35.19%) Windows
7 17 (31.48%) Windows Server
8 10 (18.52%) HPUX
9 2 (3.70%) MVS
9 2 (3.70%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (20.37%) Migration
2 10 (18.52%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (18.52%) Security Patching
3 9 (16.67%) Application Discovery
3 9 (16.67%) ITIL
4 7 (12.96%) Incident Management
5 6 (11.11%) Data Modelling
5 6 (11.11%) Quality Management
6 5 (9.26%) Change Control
6 5 (9.26%) Database Security
6 5 (9.26%) Problem Management
7 4 (7.41%) Change Management
7 4 (7.41%) ITSM
7 4 (7.41%) Network Management
7 4 (7.41%) Performance Monitoring
7 4 (7.41%) Performance Tuning
7 4 (7.41%) SAP Security
8 3 (5.56%) Project Management
8 3 (5.56%) Release Management
8 3 (5.56%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 19 (35.19%) SQL
2 15 (27.78%) Java
2 15 (27.78%) Perl
2 15 (27.78%) Shell Script
2 15 (27.78%) VB
3 4 (7.41%) REXX
4 2 (3.70%) JCL
4 2 (3.70%) NATURAL
5 1 (1.85%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 17 (31.48%) Security Cleared
2 15 (27.78%) SC Cleared
3 10 (18.52%) BPSS Clearance
4 6 (11.11%) Degree
5 4 (7.41%) CCNA
5 4 (7.41%) CCNP
5 4 (7.41%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (7.41%) MCDBA
5 4 (7.41%) MCP
5 4 (7.41%) MCSE
5 4 (7.41%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (3.70%) AAT
6 2 (3.70%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.70%) Data Quality
1 2 (3.70%) SLA
2 1 (1.85%) QA
System Software
1 13 (24.07%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
2 2 (3.70%) Time Sharing Option
Systems Management
1 15 (27.78%) Tivoli
2 10 (18.52%) Control-M
3 3 (5.56%) OpenView
3 3 (5.56%) Puppet
4 2 (3.70%) MOM
5 1 (1.85%) OMEGAMON
Vendors
1 20 (37.04%) Oracle
2 19 (35.19%) CA
3 14 (25.93%) IBM
4 10 (18.52%) HP
5 6 (11.11%) Informatica
6 5 (9.26%) SAP
6 5 (9.26%) ServiceNow
7 3 (5.56%) BMC
8 2 (3.70%) Teradata
9 1 (1.85%) Microsoft
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