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 1 October 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
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Mainframes
Rank 16 20 39
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +19
Contract jobs citing Mainframe 25 19 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warwickshire 6.13% 5.14% 1.35%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 20.83% 12.58% 3.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 13 5
Median daily rate £475 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.76% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £425 £425
% change year-on-year
+11.76% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £37.25 £25.75
% change year-on-year
-3.35% +44.66%
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
120 151 130
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warwickshire 29.41% 40.81% 35.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 90 90 65
Median daily rate £400 £365 £366
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.58% -0.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £250 £289
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £485 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
-1.31% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 17 9
Median hourly rate £24.50 £31.44 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.07% +90.54%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.76 £21.40 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.41 £34.20 £19.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.00 £19.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+10.52% +8.57%

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 1 October 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 0 25 £475 +11.76%
Mainframe
West Midlands

Mainframe
Top 11 Related IT Skills in Warwickshire

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 34 (87.18%) Finance
2 33 (84.62%) CA
3 5 (12.82%) CICS
3 5 (12.82%) zOS
4 3 (7.69%) DB2
5 2 (5.13%) RACF
5 2 (5.13%) Enterprise Architecture
6 1 (2.56%) TCP/IP
6 1 (2.56%) SNA
6 1 (2.56%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (2.56%) Job Entry Subsystem

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 5 (12.82%) CICS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.56%) SNA
1 1 (2.56%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.69%) DB2
General
1 34 (87.18%) Finance
Job Titles
1 33 (84.62%) Analyst
1 33 (84.62%) Operations Analyst
2 32 (82.05%) Mainframe Analyst
2 32 (82.05%) Mainframe Operations Analyst
3 4 (10.26%) Architect
3 4 (10.26%) Infrastructure Architect
4 3 (7.69%) Mainframe Architect
5 2 (5.13%) z/OS Architect
6 1 (2.56%) Consultant
6 1 (2.56%) Designer
6 1 (2.56%) Integration Consultant
6 1 (2.56%) Mainframe Designer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.56%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (12.82%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (5.13%) Enterprise Architecture
System Software
1 2 (5.13%) RACF
2 1 (2.56%) Job Entry Subsystem
Vendors
1 33 (84.62%) CA