The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Mainframe in IT contracts advertised for the West Sussex region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Mainframe over the 3 months to 29 April 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.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Mainframes
Rank 73 - 40
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Mainframe 6 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 0.80% - 0.84%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.00% - 2.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 0 3
Average daily rate £538 - £503
90% offered a daily rate of more than £475 - £501
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 - £521
UK excluding London average daily rate £403 £403 £420
% change year-on-year
-0.06% -4.10%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £21.90 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+18.72% -28.19%
Mainframe
South East

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

Miscellaneous Category
West Sussex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
300 212 118
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 40.05% 36.36% 32.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 199 153 76
Average daily rate £375 £375 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £275 £292
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £483 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 6 12
Average hourly rate £43.00 £15.50 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+177.41% -38.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £18.88 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+13.87% -5.60%

Mainframe
Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Mainframe across the West Sussex region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Mainframe Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

Mainframe
Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

Mainframe Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

Mainframe
Daily Rate Histogram in West Sussex

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Mainframe across the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 29 April 2016.

Mainframe Daily Rate Histogram in West Sussex

Mainframe
Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

Mainframe Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

Mainframe
Contract Job Locations in West Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Mainframe within the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 29 April 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Crawley - 3 £475 - 1
Mainframe
South East

Mainframe
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the West Sussex 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 6 (85.71%) Data Centre
2 5 (71.43%) ITIL
2 5 (71.43%) Project Management
2 5 (71.43%) Finance
3 4 (57.14%) Unix
3 4 (57.14%) Windows
4 3 (42.86%) PRINCE2
4 3 (42.86%) C
4 3 (42.86%) LAN
4 3 (42.86%) WAN
4 3 (42.86%) VPN
4 3 (42.86%) Cisco
4 3 (42.86%) Service Management
4 3 (42.86%) HP
4 3 (42.86%) Citrix
4 3 (42.86%) MPLS
4 3 (42.86%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (42.86%) Back Office
4 3 (42.86%) Telecoms
4 3 (42.86%) VMware
4 3 (42.86%) PMBOK
4 3 (42.86%) BYOD
4 3 (42.86%) Windows Server
4 3 (42.86%) Project Planning
4 3 (42.86%) SCCM
4 3 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (42.86%) iSeries
4 3 (42.86%) XenApp
4 3 (42.86%) XenDesktop

Mainframe
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the West Sussex 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (14.29%) FileNet
Communications & Networking
1 3 (42.86%) LAN
1 3 (42.86%) MPLS
1 3 (42.86%) VPN
1 3 (42.86%) WAN
General
1 5 (71.43%) Finance
2 3 (42.86%) Back Office
2 3 (42.86%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Architect
1 4 (57.14%) Solutions Architect
2 3 (42.86%) Infrastructure Manager
2 3 (42.86%) Infrastructure Project Manager
2 3 (42.86%) IT Architect
2 3 (42.86%) Network Infrastructure Manager
2 3 (42.86%) Network Infrastructure Project Manager
2 3 (42.86%) Network Manager
2 3 (42.86%) Network Project Manager
2 3 (42.86%) Project Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Applications Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Enterprise Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Enterprise Solutions Architect
3 1 (14.29%) FileNet Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (85.71%) Data Centre
2 3 (42.86%) BYOD
2 3 (42.86%) iSeries
3 1 (14.29%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (14.29%) IBM Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 4 (57.14%) Unix
1 4 (57.14%) Windows
2 3 (42.86%) Windows Server
2 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) ITIL
1 5 (71.43%) Project Management
2 3 (42.86%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (42.86%) PRINCE2
2 3 (42.86%) Project Planning
2 3 (42.86%) Service Management
2 3 (42.86%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (28.57%) Portfolio Management
3 2 (28.57%) SDLC
3 2 (28.57%) TOGAF
3 2 (28.57%) Waterfall
4 1 (14.29%) Case Management
4 1 (14.29%) Content Management
4 1 (14.29%) EAI
4 1 (14.29%) ETL
4 1 (14.29%) Process Management
4 1 (14.29%) Security Architecture
4 1 (14.29%) SOA
4 1 (14.29%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) C
2 1 (14.29%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (42.86%) PMBOK
System Software
1 3 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (42.86%) XenApp
1 3 (42.86%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 3 (42.86%) SCCM
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Cisco
1 3 (42.86%) Citrix
1 3 (42.86%) HP
1 3 (42.86%) VMware
2 2 (28.57%) IBM
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