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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Mainframe over the 3 months to 26 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
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Mainframes
Rank 77 58 40
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -18
Contract jobs citing Mainframe 7 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 0.92% 0.18% 0.91%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.24% 0.47% 3.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 1 3
Median daily rate £475 £438 £503
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.57% -12.93%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £438 £501
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £438 £521
UK excluding London median daily rate £386 £401 £400
% change year-on-year
-3.55% +0.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.25 £12.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+158.00% -54.54%
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
312 215 91
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 41.16% 38.39% 27.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 200 151 60
Median daily rate £375 £361 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.80% -15.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £271 £259 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £495 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 5 10
Median hourly rate £43.00 £15.50 £26.98
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+177.41% -42.53%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.60 £15.50 £12.46
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £15.65 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £17.50 £20.50
% change year-on-year
+22.85% -14.63%

Mainframe
Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Sussex region citing Mainframe as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 26 May 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Mainframe within the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 26 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
Crawley -3 3 £475 +8.57% 1
Burgess Hill - 1 £450 -
Mainframe
South East

Mainframe
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 26 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 West Sussex region with a requirement for Mainframe.

1 7 (87.50%) Data Centre
2 6 (75.00%) ITIL
2 6 (75.00%) Project Management
3 5 (62.50%) Finance
4 4 (50.00%) Back Office
4 4 (50.00%) Telecoms
4 4 (50.00%) Service Management
4 4 (50.00%) PRINCE2
4 4 (50.00%) Unix
4 4 (50.00%) Windows
4 4 (50.00%) C
4 4 (50.00%) LAN
4 4 (50.00%) WAN
4 4 (50.00%) VPN
4 4 (50.00%) Cisco
4 4 (50.00%) Citrix
4 4 (50.00%) MPLS
4 4 (50.00%) PMBOK
4 4 (50.00%) BYOD
4 4 (50.00%) Windows Server
4 4 (50.00%) SCCM
4 4 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (50.00%) VMware
4 4 (50.00%) Project Planning
4 4 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (50.00%) iSeries
4 4 (50.00%) XenApp
4 4 (50.00%) XenDesktop
4 4 (50.00%) Stakeholder Engagement

Mainframe
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex 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:

Communications & Networking
1 4 (50.00%) LAN
1 4 (50.00%) MPLS
1 4 (50.00%) VPN
1 4 (50.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database
1 1 (12.50%) RDBMS
1 1 (12.50%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) JUnit
General
1 5 (62.50%) Finance
2 4 (50.00%) Back Office
2 4 (50.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Infrastructure Manager
1 4 (50.00%) Infrastructure Project Manager
1 4 (50.00%) Network Infrastructure Manager
1 4 (50.00%) Network Infrastructure Project Manager
1 4 (50.00%) Network Manager
1 4 (50.00%) Network Project Manager
1 4 (50.00%) Project Manager
2 3 (37.50%) Architect
2 3 (37.50%) IT Architect
2 3 (37.50%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) jQuery
1 1 (12.50%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (87.50%) Data Centre
2 4 (50.00%) BYOD
2 4 (50.00%) iSeries
3 2 (25.00%) IBM Mainframe
4 1 (12.50%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 4 (50.00%) Unix
1 4 (50.00%) Windows
1 4 (50.00%) Windows Server
1 4 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 4 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) ITIL
1 6 (75.00%) Project Management
2 4 (50.00%) PRINCE2
2 4 (50.00%) Project Planning
2 4 (50.00%) Service Management
2 4 (50.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (37.50%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (25.00%) Portfolio Management
4 2 (25.00%) SDLC
4 2 (25.00%) TOGAF
4 2 (25.00%) Waterfall
5 1 (12.50%) Scrum
5 1 (12.50%) SOA
5 1 (12.50%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 4 (50.00%) C
2 1 (12.50%) Java
2 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
2 1 (12.50%) Ruby
2 1 (12.50%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (50.00%) PMBOK
System Software
1 4 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (50.00%) XenApp
1 4 (50.00%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 4 (50.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Cisco
1 4 (50.00%) Citrix
1 4 (50.00%) VMware
2 3 (37.50%) HP
3 2 (25.00%) IBM
4 1 (12.50%) Oracle