The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Mainframe in IT contracts advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Mainframe over the 3 months to 23 February 2017 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
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Mainframes
UK / Wales
Rank 61 - 65
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Mainframe 3 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 0.45% - 0.28%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.68% - 1.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Median daily rate £425 - £275
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £379
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £47.00 £21.69 £39.50
% change year-on-year
+116.66% -45.08%

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

Miscellaneous Category
Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
179 189 165
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 26.60% 28.25% 23.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 124 144 106
Median daily rate £350 £338 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £162 £225 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £465 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 1 5
Median hourly rate £20.50 £20.00 £13.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.50% +50.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.54 £20.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £20.00 £25.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £22.54 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-22.36% +25.22%

Mainframe
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

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

Mainframe Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

Mainframe
Daily Rate Trend in Wales

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

Mainframe Daily Rate Trend in Wales

Mainframe
Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

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

Mainframe Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

Mainframe
Contract Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Mainframe within the Wales region over the 3 months to 23 February 2017. 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 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
West Wales - 3 £425 -
Mainframe
UK

Mainframe
Top 9 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 23 February 2017, 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 Wales region with a requirement for Mainframe.

1 3 (100.00%) ITIL
1 3 (100.00%) Unix
1 3 (100.00%) SLA
1 3 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 3 (100.00%) ServiceNow
1 3 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (100.00%) People Management
2 1 (33.33%) ITSM

Mainframe
Top Related IT Skills in Wales 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:

Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) 2nd Line Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Network Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Network Operations Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Network Support
2 1 (33.33%) Network Support Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) NOC Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Operations Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Operations Support Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Support Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Technical Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Technical Operations Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Technical Support
2 1 (33.33%) Technical Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) ITIL
1 3 (100.00%) People Management
2 1 (33.33%) ITSM
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (100.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (100.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) ServiceNow