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 25 September 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
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Mainframes
Rank 84 59 56
Rank change year-on-year
-25 -3
Contract jobs citing Mainframe 23 21 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 1.97% 2.45% 0.58%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 4.74% 6.67% 1.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 7 0
Median daily rate £400 £338 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.51% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £425 £425
% change year-on-year
+11.76% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 2
Median hourly rate £28.00 £37.50 £28.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.33% +30.43%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.40 £37.25 £27.00
% change year-on-year
-13.02% +37.96%
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
485 315 176
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 41.60% 36.76% 33.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 344 188 111
Median daily rate £340 £430 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.93% +18.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £290 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £487 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £378 £350
% change year-on-year
-0.79% +8.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 20 22
Median hourly rate £28.00 £33.50 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.41% +86.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £12.35 £12.51
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £37.85 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.00 £19.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+15.78% +5.55%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Mainframe across the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 25 September 2016.

Mainframe Daily Rate Histogram 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 25 September 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 -34 14 £400 +18.51% 2
Sunderland - 7 - - 1
Mainframe
North East

Mainframe
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 25 September 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 33 (45.83%) Security Cleared
2 31 (43.06%) SC Cleared
3 30 (41.67%) ITIL
4 28 (38.89%) HP
5 26 (36.11%) Unix
6 25 (34.72%) Linux
7 24 (33.33%) zOS
8 23 (31.94%) IBM
9 22 (30.56%) TCP/IP
9 22 (30.56%) Windows
10 21 (29.17%) Oracle
10 21 (29.17%) IBM Mainframe
11 19 (26.39%) CA
12 17 (23.61%) ServiceNow
13 16 (22.22%) SLA
13 16 (22.22%) Incident Management
14 15 (20.83%) Middleware
14 15 (20.83%) Windows Server
15 14 (19.44%) JCL
15 14 (19.44%) REXX
15 14 (19.44%) Solaris
15 14 (19.44%) AIX
15 14 (19.44%) Agile Software Development
16 13 (18.06%) Degree
16 13 (18.06%) Service Delivery
16 13 (18.06%) SAP
16 13 (18.06%) SQL
16 13 (18.06%) Problem Management
17 12 (16.67%) Change Management
17 12 (16.67%) Firewall

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 4 (5.56%) CICS
2 2 (2.78%) PowerExchange
3 1 (1.39%) IBM Notes
3 1 (1.39%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (4.17%) MS Office
2 1 (1.39%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.39%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 22 (30.56%) TCP/IP
2 12 (16.67%) Firewall
3 9 (12.50%) FTP
4 4 (5.56%) SAN
5 1 (1.39%) IP Telephony
5 1 (1.39%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (11.11%) DB2
2 7 (9.72%) Adabas
3 6 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
3 6 (8.33%) PowerCenter
3 6 (8.33%) SQL Server
4 2 (2.78%) Big Data
4 2 (2.78%) Data Lake
4 2 (2.78%) Hadoop
4 2 (2.78%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.39%) Ingres
5 1 (1.39%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 3 (4.17%) Jenkins
1 3 (4.17%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (2.78%) ERwin
General
1 3 (4.17%) Finance
2 2 (2.78%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.39%) Banking
Job Titles
1 11 (15.28%) Architect
2 7 (9.72%) Applications Architect
3 6 (8.33%) IT Support
3 6 (8.33%) Migration Architect
4 4 (5.56%) Mainframe Support
4 4 (5.56%) Support Engineer
5 3 (4.17%) Designer
5 3 (4.17%) Developer
5 3 (4.17%) DevOps Architect
5 3 (4.17%) Informatica Developer
6 2 (2.78%) Analyst
6 2 (2.78%) Consultant
6 2 (2.78%) DB2 DBA
6 2 (2.78%) DBA
6 2 (2.78%) ETL Developer
6 2 (2.78%) Informatica ETL Developer
6 2 (2.78%) Mainframe Operator
6 2 (2.78%) Operations Engineer
6 2 (2.78%) Project Manager
6 2 (2.78%) Support Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (20.83%) Middleware
2 12 (16.67%) ISPF
3 2 (2.78%) ADO
4 1 (1.39%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 21 (29.17%) IBM Mainframe
2 12 (16.67%) Computer Science
3 10 (13.89%) AS400
3 10 (13.89%) Management Information System
4 9 (12.50%) User Experience
5 8 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
5 8 (11.11%) Tandem
6 1 (1.39%) Data Centre
6 1 (1.39%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.39%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 26 (36.11%) Unix
2 25 (34.72%) Linux
3 24 (33.33%) zOS
4 22 (30.56%) Windows
5 15 (20.83%) Windows Server
6 14 (19.44%) AIX
6 14 (19.44%) Solaris
7 10 (13.89%) MVS
8 7 (9.72%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (41.67%) ITIL
2 16 (22.22%) Incident Management
3 14 (19.44%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (18.06%) Problem Management
4 13 (18.06%) Service Delivery
5 12 (16.67%) Change Management
5 12 (16.67%) ITSM
6 10 (13.89%) Business Continuity
6 10 (13.89%) Migration
7 9 (12.50%) Root Cause Analysis
8 8 (11.11%) Network Management
8 8 (11.11%) Project Management
8 8 (11.11%) SAP Security
9 7 (9.72%) Configuration Management
9 7 (9.72%) Data Modelling
9 7 (9.72%) Security Patching
10 6 (8.33%) Application Discovery
10 6 (8.33%) E-Commerce
10 6 (8.33%) Escalation Management
10 6 (8.33%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 14 (19.44%) JCL
1 14 (19.44%) REXX
2 13 (18.06%) SQL
3 11 (15.28%) Shell Script
4 10 (13.89%) Perl
4 10 (13.89%) VB
5 9 (12.50%) Java
6 3 (4.17%) COBOL
7 2 (2.78%) NATURAL
Qualifications
1 33 (45.83%) Security Cleared
2 31 (43.06%) SC Cleared
3 13 (18.06%) Degree
4 9 (12.50%) MCSE
4 9 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
5 8 (11.11%) CCNA
5 8 (11.11%) CCNP
5 8 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
5 8 (11.11%) MCDBA
5 8 (11.11%) MCP
6 7 (9.72%) BPSS Clearance
7 5 (6.94%) AAT
8 3 (4.17%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 2 (2.78%) Six Sigma Black Belt
9 2 (2.78%) Six Sigma Green Belt
10 1 (1.39%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (22.22%) SLA
2 2 (2.78%) Data Quality
3 1 (1.39%) QA
System Software
1 10 (13.89%) Time Sharing Option
2 7 (9.72%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
3 3 (4.17%) Active Directory
4 2 (2.78%) Job Entry Subsystem
5 1 (1.39%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 10 (13.89%) Tivoli
2 8 (11.11%) OpenView
3 7 (9.72%) Control-M
4 3 (4.17%) MOM
4 3 (4.17%) Puppet
5 2 (2.78%) Tivoli NetView
6 1 (1.39%) HP SiteScope
6 1 (1.39%) OMEGAMON
6 1 (1.39%) OVSD
Vendors
1 28 (38.89%) HP
2 23 (31.94%) IBM
3 21 (29.17%) Oracle
4 19 (26.39%) CA
5 17 (23.61%) ServiceNow
6 13 (18.06%) SAP
7 11 (15.28%) BMC
8 6 (8.33%) Informatica
9 4 (5.56%) Microsoft
10 2 (2.78%) Cisco
10 2 (2.78%) Teradata
11 1 (1.39%) Citrix
11 1 (1.39%) Lotus
11 1 (1.39%) TOWER Software
11 1 (1.39%) VMware
Sunderland, Tyne and Wear
Lorien Resourcing
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