The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Mainframe in IT contracts advertised for the Warrington region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Mainframe over the 3 months to 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the Warrington region.

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.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Mainframes
Rank 32 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Mainframe 2 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warrington 1.01% - -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.28% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate
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£615 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £400 £337
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +18.87%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £24.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year
+14.58% -17.24%
Miscellaneous Category
Warrington
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
61 12 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warrington 30.65% 13.19% 15.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 1 2
Average daily rate £500 £365 £263
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+36.98% +39.04%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
- +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
Average hourly rate £16.50 - £11.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £20.75 £25.73
% change year-on-year
+1.20% -19.35%
Mainframe
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Mainframe
Jobs Demand Trend in Warrington

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Mainframe across the Warrington region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Mainframe Jobs Demand Trend in Warrington

Mainframe
Daily Rate Trend in Warrington

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

Mainframe Daily Rate Trend in Warrington

Mainframe
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Warrington

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Warrington region citing Mainframe also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Mainframe.

1 5 (83.33%) MS Project
1 5 (83.33%) PRINCE2
1 5 (83.33%) LAN
1 5 (83.33%) WAN
1 5 (83.33%) Migration
2 2 (33.33%) Financial Modelling
2 2 (33.33%) Finance
2 2 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (16.67%) SQL
3 1 (16.67%) VB
3 1 (16.67%) Oracle
3 1 (16.67%) ISEB
3 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (16.67%) CICS
3 1 (16.67%) UNIX
3 1 (16.67%) Adabas
3 1 (16.67%) Oracle Database
3 1 (16.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (16.67%) ISTQB
3 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
3 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared

Mainframe
Top Related IT Skills in Warrington by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Warrington region citing Mainframe also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Mainframe. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (16.67%) CICS
Applications
1 5 (83.33%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 5 (83.33%) LAN
1 5 (83.33%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) Adabas
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle Database
General
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Project Manager
2 4 (66.67%) Senior Manager
2 4 (66.67%) Senior Project Manager
3 1 (16.67%) IT Project Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Test Analyst
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) PRINCE2
1 5 (83.33%) Migration
2 2 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (33.33%) Financial Modelling
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) SQL
1 1 (16.67%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) ISEB
1 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 1 (16.67%) ISTQB
1 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
1 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
1 1 (16.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle