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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Mainframe over the 3 months to 22 October 2014 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.

Location
3 months to
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Mainframes
Rank 61 - 60
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Mainframe 3 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 0.41% - 0.43%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.58% - 1.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 1
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£363 - £290
UK excluding London average daily rate £414 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.43% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £17.70 £24.53
% change year-on-year
+55.36% -27.82%
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
190 119 193
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 25.99% 23.94% 27.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 122 79 134
Average daily rate £425 £420 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £280 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £562 £541 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £351 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.32% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 5 11
Average hourly rate £29.00 £25.00 £42.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.00% -41.17%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.69 £21.00
% change year-on-year
-1.07% -15.76%

Mainframe
Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Mainframe across the Wiltshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Mainframe within the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 22 October 2014. 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
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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
Swindon - 3 £363 -
Mainframe
South West

Mainframe
Top 9 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Wiltshire 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 2 (66.67%) ICL
1 2 (66.67%) System Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (33.33%) Test Strategy
2 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management

Mainframe
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Wiltshire 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.

General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Designer
2 1 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) IT Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) System Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (33.33%) Test Strategy
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) ICL