The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Mainframe in IT contracts advertised for the Warwickshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Mainframe over the 3 months to 2 May 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
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Mainframes
Rank 36 31 33
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +2
Contract jobs citing Mainframe 4 7 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warwickshire 1.01% 1.88% 0.92%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 4.55% 6.73% 3.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 7 1
Median daily rate £485 £350 £225
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+38.57% +55.55%
UK excluding London median daily rate £401 £401 £420
% change year-on-year
+0.18% -4.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.00 £21.90 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+18.72% -28.19%
Mainframe
West Midlands

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

Miscellaneous Category
Warwickshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
88 104 87
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warwickshire 22.22% 27.96% 26.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 55 19
Median daily rate £375 £330 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.63% +32.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £220 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £450 £336
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 18 16
Median hourly rate £19.61 £31.44 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-37.62% +109.60%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.81 £21.20 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.85 £45.60 £34.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.00 £18.90 £20.38
% change year-on-year
+16.40% -7.23%

Mainframe
Jobs Demand Trend in Warwickshire

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

Mainframe Jobs Demand Trend in Warwickshire

Mainframe
Daily Rate Trend in Warwickshire

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

Mainframe Daily Rate Trend in Warwickshire

Mainframe
Hourly Rate Trend in Warwickshire

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

Mainframe Hourly Rate Trend in Warwickshire

Mainframe
Contract Job Locations in Warwickshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Mainframe within the Warwickshire region over the 3 months to 2 May 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
Warwick -9 4 £485 +38.57%
Mainframe
West Midlands

Mainframe
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Warwickshire

For the 6 months to 2 May 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 Warwickshire region with a requirement for Mainframe.

1 3 (42.86%) CA
1 3 (42.86%) Finance
2 2 (28.57%) Blue Coat
2 2 (28.57%) Incident Management
2 2 (28.57%) ISPF
2 2 (28.57%) QA
2 2 (28.57%) Release Management
2 2 (28.57%) ServiceCenter
2 2 (28.57%) Security Cleared
2 2 (28.57%) NetScaler
2 2 (28.57%) Time Sharing Option
2 2 (28.57%) Job Entry Subsystem
2 2 (28.57%) Migration
2 2 (28.57%) VMware
2 2 (28.57%) Lotus
2 2 (28.57%) JCL
2 2 (28.57%) Middleware
2 2 (28.57%) Unix
2 2 (28.57%) Windows
2 2 (28.57%) IBM Notes
2 2 (28.57%) SAS
2 2 (28.57%) Cisco
2 2 (28.57%) IBM
2 2 (28.57%) OpenView
2 2 (28.57%) HP
2 2 (28.57%) Intel

Mainframe
Top Related IT Skills in Warwickshire 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 2 (28.57%) IBM Notes
1 2 (28.57%) SAS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) NetScaler
General
1 3 (42.86%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Analyst
1 3 (42.86%) Mainframe Analyst
1 3 (42.86%) Mainframe Operations Analyst
1 3 (42.86%) Operations Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Architect
2 2 (28.57%) Computer Operator
2 2 (28.57%) Enterprise Architect
2 2 (28.57%) Enterprise Infrastructure Architect
2 2 (28.57%) Infrastructure Architect
2 2 (28.57%) Mainframe Operator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) ISPF
1 2 (28.57%) Middleware
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Unix
1 2 (28.57%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) Incident Management
1 2 (28.57%) Migration
1 2 (28.57%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) JCL
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) QA
System Software
1 2 (28.57%) Job Entry Subsystem
1 2 (28.57%) Time Sharing Option
Systems Management
1 2 (28.57%) OpenView
1 2 (28.57%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) CA
2 2 (28.57%) Blue Coat
2 2 (28.57%) Cisco
2 2 (28.57%) HP
2 2 (28.57%) IBM
2 2 (28.57%) Intel
2 2 (28.57%) Lotus
2 2 (28.57%) VMware