The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Mainframe in IT contracts advertised for the Wiltshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Mainframe over the 3 months to 30 August 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
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Mainframes
Rank 54 60 62
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +2
Contract jobs citing Mainframe 5 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 0.85% 0.13% 0.14%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.75% 0.47% 0.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £318 -
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 £32.34 £37.50 £29.25
% change year-on-year
-13.77% +28.20%
Mainframe
South West

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

Miscellaneous Category
Wiltshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
182 214 173
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 30.95% 28.31% 24.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 114 125 105
Median daily rate £365 £413 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.51% +11.48%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £243 £130 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £548
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 7 7
Median hourly rate £11.72 £20.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-41.40% +5.26%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.25 £19.29 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+15.34% -1.07%

Mainframe
Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

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

Mainframe Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

Mainframe
Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

Mainframe Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

Mainframe
Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

Mainframe Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

Mainframe
Contract Job Locations in Wiltshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Mainframe within the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 30 August 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
Swindon +9 3 - -
Mainframe
South West

Mainframe
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 30 August 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 Wiltshire region with a requirement for Mainframe.

1 6 (66.67%) Finance
2 5 (55.56%) Migration
3 4 (44.44%) Banking
4 3 (33.33%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (33.33%) Data Centre
4 3 (33.33%) Unisys
4 3 (33.33%) HP
5 2 (22.22%) IBM
5 2 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (11.11%) VMware
6 1 (11.11%) BASE24
6 1 (11.11%) Service Management
6 1 (11.11%) Service Delivery
6 1 (11.11%) BT
6 1 (11.11%) Telecoms
6 1 (11.11%) Performance Analysis
6 1 (11.11%) Public Cloud
6 1 (11.11%) Data Management
6 1 (11.11%) Virtual Servers
6 1 (11.11%) NonStop SQL
6 1 (11.11%) Online Banking
6 1 (11.11%) LINC
6 1 (11.11%) WebSphere
6 1 (11.11%) Xen
6 1 (11.11%) Fujitsu
6 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 1 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (11.11%) Unit Testing
6 1 (11.11%) IBM Mainframe
6 1 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure

Mainframe
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire 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 (11.11%) CICS
1 1 (11.11%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (11.11%) BASE24
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) Internet
1 1 (11.11%) NAS
1 1 (11.11%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) DB2
1 1 (11.11%) NonStop SQL
General
1 6 (66.67%) Finance
2 4 (44.44%) Banking
3 1 (11.11%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (22.22%) Project Leader
1 2 (22.22%) Technical Leader
2 1 (11.11%) Architect
2 1 (11.11%) COBOL Developer
2 1 (11.11%) Commercial Manager
2 1 (11.11%) DB2 Developer
2 1 (11.11%) Developer
2 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Architect
2 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Project Leader
2 1 (11.11%) IT Manager
2 1 (11.11%) Mainframe Project Leader
2 1 (11.11%) Technical Project Leader
2 1 (11.11%) Test Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) Middleware
1 1 (11.11%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Data Centre
1 3 (33.33%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (11.11%) Blackberry
2 1 (11.11%) Enterprise Storage
2 1 (11.11%) IBM Mainframe
2 1 (11.11%) iSeries
2 1 (11.11%) Online Banking
2 1 (11.11%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Linux
1 1 (11.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (11.11%) Windows
1 1 (11.11%) Windows 7
1 1 (11.11%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Migration
2 2 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (11.11%) Data Management
3 1 (11.11%) Performance Analysis
3 1 (11.11%) Service Delivery
3 1 (11.11%) Service Management
3 1 (11.11%) Unit Testing
3 1 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) COBOL
1 1 (11.11%) LINC
1 1 (11.11%) SQL
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) Active Directory
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Virtual Server
1 1 (11.11%) Virtual Servers
1 1 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (11.11%) Xen
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) HP
1 3 (33.33%) Unisys
2 2 (22.22%) IBM
3 1 (11.11%) BT
3 1 (11.11%) Citrix
3 1 (11.11%) Fujitsu
3 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
3 1 (11.11%) Red Hat
3 1 (11.11%) VMware