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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Mainframe over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Mainframes
Rank 42 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Mainframe 2 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warrington 0.60% - -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.36% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate £850 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £403 £400 £398
% change year-on-year
+0.62% +0.62%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.00 £39.50 £49.00
% change year-on-year
-26.58% -19.38%
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
147 66 58
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warrington 44.41% 31.58% 40.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 85 40 41
Average daily rate £475 £385 £510
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.37% -24.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £335 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £580
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £373 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.67% +6.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 1
Average hourly rate £18.00 - £16.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.00 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+37.14% -

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 6 Related IT Skills in Warrington

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 1 (50.00%) MVS
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
1 1 (50.00%) Migration
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Supplier Management
1 1 (50.00%) Data Centre

Mainframe
Top Related IT Skills in Warrington by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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.

General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Mainframe Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Network Architect
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Migration
1 1 (50.00%) Supplier Management