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 18 January 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
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Mainframes
West Midlands / Warwickshire
Rank 39 28 29
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +1
Contract jobs citing Mainframe 1 8 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warwickshire 0.28% 2.94% 2.24%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.15% 9.64% 8.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 6
Median daily rate £450 £485 £444
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.21% +9.29%
UK excluding London median daily rate £406 £430 £425
% change year-on-year
-5.52% +1.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.25 £26.00 £39.50
% change year-on-year
+58.65% -34.17%

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
87 83 79
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warwickshire 23.97% 30.51% 25.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 40 40
Median daily rate £400 £388 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +19.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £485
UK excluding London median daily rate £398 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+6.00% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 10 15
Median hourly rate £24.50 £20.00 £27.35
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.50% -26.86%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.63 £15.85 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.00 £24.00 £31.44
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £21.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-11.62% +22.85%

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 18 January 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
Atherstone - 1 £450 -
Mainframe
West Midlands

Mainframe
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warwickshire

For the 6 months to 18 January 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 Warwickshire region with a requirement for Mainframe.

1 16 (100.00%) Finance
2 15 (93.75%) CA
3 1 (6.25%) Banking
3 1 (6.25%) Data Mart
3 1 (6.25%) Knowledge Management
3 1 (6.25%) Strategic Planning
3 1 (6.25%) Netezza
3 1 (6.25%) Business Development
3 1 (6.25%) Degree
3 1 (6.25%) Resource Management
3 1 (6.25%) Computer Science
3 1 (6.25%) Network Security
3 1 (6.25%) Data Transformation
3 1 (6.25%) Technical Analysis
3 1 (6.25%) Relational Database
3 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (6.25%) E-business
3 1 (6.25%) Risk Management
3 1 (6.25%) Electronics
3 1 (6.25%) Telecoms
3 1 (6.25%) Informatica
3 1 (6.25%) Project Management
3 1 (6.25%) Basel II
3 1 (6.25%) SQL
3 1 (6.25%) Oracle
3 1 (6.25%) DB2
3 1 (6.25%) SAP
3 1 (6.25%) Informix
3 1 (6.25%) CRM
3 1 (6.25%) Cognos

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 1 (6.25%) SAS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.25%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.25%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (6.25%) Data Mart
1 1 (6.25%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (6.25%) DB2
1 1 (6.25%) Informix
1 1 (6.25%) RDBMS
1 1 (6.25%) Relational Database
General
1 16 (100.00%) Finance
2 1 (6.25%) Banking
2 1 (6.25%) Electronics
2 1 (6.25%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 15 (93.75%) Analyst
1 15 (93.75%) Mainframe Analyst
1 15 (93.75%) Mainframe Operations Analyst
1 15 (93.75%) Operations Analyst
2 1 (6.25%) Architect
2 1 (6.25%) Technical Architect
2 1 (6.25%) Teradata Architect
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (6.25%) Client/Server
1 1 (6.25%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (6.25%) Business Development
1 1 (6.25%) CRM
1 1 (6.25%) Data Modelling
1 1 (6.25%) Data Transformation
1 1 (6.25%) E-business
1 1 (6.25%) Knowledge Management
1 1 (6.25%) Migration
1 1 (6.25%) Project Management
1 1 (6.25%) Resource Management
1 1 (6.25%) Risk Management
1 1 (6.25%) Strategic Planning
1 1 (6.25%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.25%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) Basel II
Vendors
1 15 (93.75%) CA
2 1 (6.25%) Cognos
2 1 (6.25%) IBM
2 1 (6.25%) Informatica
2 1 (6.25%) Netezza
2 1 (6.25%) Oracle
2 1 (6.25%) SAP
2 1 (6.25%) Teradata