The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Mainframe in IT contracts advertised for the Warrington region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Mainframe over the 3 months to 28 June 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
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Mainframes
Rank 28 - 26
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Mainframe 15 0 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warrington 4.67% - 3.26%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 11.11% - 10.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 5
Median daily rate £475 - £615
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £373
% change year-on-year
- +7.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £12.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+128.00% -54.54%
Mainframe
Cheshire

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

Miscellaneous Category
Warrington
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
135 51 56
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warrington 42.06% 27.13% 30.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 99 39 32
Median daily rate £450 £488 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.69% -2.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £323 £217
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £770 £615
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 6
Median hourly rate £62.50 £17.50 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+257.14% +9.37%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £18.47 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+21.81% -12.04%

Mainframe
Jobs Demand Trend in Warrington

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Warrington region citing Mainframe as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 23 Related IT Skills in Warrington

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 Warrington region with a requirement for Mainframe.

1 16 (94.12%) Linux
1 16 (94.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 15 (88.24%) AIX
3 14 (82.35%) Solaris
3 14 (82.35%) SQL
3 14 (82.35%) Oracle
3 14 (82.35%) DB2
3 14 (82.35%) DHCP
3 14 (82.35%) Active Directory
3 14 (82.35%) EMC
3 14 (82.35%) Citrix
4 13 (76.47%) HPUX
4 13 (76.47%) Migration
5 12 (70.59%) Security Cleared
6 10 (58.82%) Windows
7 9 (52.94%) SC Cleared
8 5 (29.41%) Data Centre
9 4 (23.53%) Unix
9 4 (23.53%) IBM
10 2 (11.76%) Red Hat
10 2 (11.76%) Data Centre Operations
11 1 (5.88%) MVS
11 1 (5.88%) SAN

Mainframe
Top Related IT Skills in Warrington 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:

Communications & Networking
1 14 (82.35%) DHCP
2 1 (5.88%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (82.35%) DB2
Job Titles
1 6 (35.29%) Architect
2 4 (23.53%) AIX Architect
2 4 (23.53%) Lead Architect
3 2 (11.76%) Data Centre Manager
3 2 (11.76%) Data Centre Project Manager
3 2 (11.76%) Designer
3 2 (11.76%) Infrastructure Architect
3 2 (11.76%) Project Manager
3 2 (11.76%) Storage Architect
4 1 (5.88%) AIX Consultant
4 1 (5.88%) Consultant
4 1 (5.88%) Data Architect
4 1 (5.88%) Data Centre Architect
4 1 (5.88%) Data Manager
4 1 (5.88%) EMC Storage Architect
4 1 (5.88%) Storage Manager
4 1 (5.88%) Team Leader
Miscellaneous
1 5 (29.41%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 16 (94.12%) Linux
1 16 (94.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 15 (88.24%) AIX
3 14 (82.35%) Solaris
4 13 (76.47%) HPUX
5 10 (58.82%) Windows
6 4 (23.53%) Unix
7 1 (5.88%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (76.47%) Migration
2 2 (11.76%) Data Centre Operations
Programming Languages
1 14 (82.35%) SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (70.59%) Security Cleared
2 9 (52.94%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 14 (82.35%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 14 (82.35%) Citrix
1 14 (82.35%) EMC
1 14 (82.35%) Oracle
2 4 (23.53%) IBM
3 2 (11.76%) Red Hat