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 27 July 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
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Mainframes
Rank 63 57 -
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -
Contract jobs citing Mainframe 3 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 0.46% 0.15% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.63% 0.52% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £318 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.40 £12.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+159.20% -54.54%
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
184 192 155
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 28.05% 28.15% 23.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 118 118 94
Median daily rate £388 £400 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.12% +9.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £240 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £513
UK excluding London median daily rate £385 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 9 5
Median hourly rate £11.72 £21.50 £30.63
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-45.48% -29.79%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £18.00 £20.50
% change year-on-year
+19.44% -12.19%

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 27 July 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 +3 2 - -
Mainframe
South West

Mainframe
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 27 July 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 8 (40.00%) COBOL
1 8 (40.00%) DB2
1 8 (40.00%) CICS
1 8 (40.00%) zOS
2 7 (35.00%) IBM
3 6 (30.00%) SQL
3 6 (30.00%) Unit Testing
3 6 (30.00%) IBM Mainframe
4 5 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 5 (25.00%) Performance Analysis
5 4 (20.00%) Finance
5 4 (20.00%) Migration
6 3 (15.00%) Unisys
6 3 (15.00%) JCL
6 3 (15.00%) HP
6 3 (15.00%) Data Centre
6 3 (15.00%) Time Sharing Option
6 3 (15.00%) Job Entry Subsystem
6 3 (15.00%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
7 2 (10.00%) Change Control
7 2 (10.00%) HP Quality Center
7 2 (10.00%) SQL Server
7 2 (10.00%) SDLC
7 2 (10.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 2 (10.00%) WebSphere MQ
7 2 (10.00%) Tivoli
7 2 (10.00%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
7 2 (10.00%) Middleware
7 2 (10.00%) Microsoft

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 8 (40.00%) CICS
2 2 (10.00%) WebSphere
3 1 (5.00%) MQSeries
3 1 (5.00%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 1 (5.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (5.00%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (5.00%) BASE24
1 1 (5.00%) SAP CRM
1 1 (5.00%) SAP hybris
1 1 (5.00%) SAP IS-U
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.00%) ATM
1 1 (5.00%) HTTP
1 1 (5.00%) Internet
1 1 (5.00%) NAS
1 1 (5.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (40.00%) DB2
2 2 (10.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (5.00%) IBM InfoSphere
3 1 (5.00%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 2 (10.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
1 2 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (10.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (20.00%) Finance
2 2 (10.00%) Banking
3 1 (5.00%) Billing
3 1 (5.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 8 (40.00%) COBOL Developer
1 8 (40.00%) Developer
2 7 (35.00%) DB2 Developer
3 3 (15.00%) Mainframe Developer
3 3 (15.00%) Mainframe Operator
4 2 (10.00%) Architect
4 2 (10.00%) Build Manager
5 1 (5.00%) CRM Architect
5 1 (5.00%) Infrastructure Architect
5 1 (5.00%) Infrastructure Project Leader
5 1 (5.00%) Integration Architect
5 1 (5.00%) Mainframe Project Leader
5 1 (5.00%) Project Leader
5 1 (5.00%) Project Manager
5 1 (5.00%) SAP Architect
5 1 (5.00%) Technical Leader
5 1 (5.00%) Test Specialist
5 1 (5.00%) z/OS Operator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.00%) Middleware
1 2 (10.00%) WebSphere MQ
2 1 (5.00%) JMS
2 1 (5.00%) Oracle Fusion
2 1 (5.00%) REST
2 1 (5.00%) SAP PI
2 1 (5.00%) SOAP
2 1 (5.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (30.00%) IBM Mainframe
2 3 (15.00%) Data Centre
2 3 (15.00%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (10.00%) Tandem
4 1 (5.00%) Blackberry
4 1 (5.00%) Data Integration
4 1 (5.00%) Enterprise Storage
4 1 (5.00%) iSeries
4 1 (5.00%) Online Banking
4 1 (5.00%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 8 (40.00%) zOS
2 1 (5.00%) Linux
2 1 (5.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (5.00%) Windows
2 1 (5.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (30.00%) Unit Testing
2 5 (25.00%) Performance Analysis
2 5 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 4 (20.00%) Migration
4 2 (10.00%) Change Control
4 2 (10.00%) Project Planning
4 2 (10.00%) SDLC
4 2 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (5.00%) CRM
5 1 (5.00%) Data Management
5 1 (5.00%) ETL
5 1 (5.00%) Project Management
5 1 (5.00%) Service Delivery
5 1 (5.00%) SOA
5 1 (5.00%) System Testing
5 1 (5.00%) V-Model
Programming Languages
1 8 (40.00%) COBOL
2 6 (30.00%) SQL
3 3 (15.00%) JCL
4 1 (5.00%) LINC
System Software
1 3 (15.00%) Job Entry Subsystem
1 3 (15.00%) Time Sharing Option
2 2 (10.00%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
3 1 (5.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (5.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (5.00%) Xen
Systems Management
1 2 (10.00%) HP Quality Center
1 2 (10.00%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 7 (35.00%) IBM
2 3 (15.00%) HP
2 3 (15.00%) Unisys
3 2 (10.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (5.00%) BT
4 1 (5.00%) Citrix
4 1 (5.00%) hybris
4 1 (5.00%) Oracle
4 1 (5.00%) Red Hat
4 1 (5.00%) SAP
4 1 (5.00%) TIBCO
4 1 (5.00%) VMware
4 1 (5.00%) webMethods