The table below looks at the prevalence of the term IBM Mainframe in IT contracts advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited IBM Mainframe over the 3 months to 19 February 2017 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
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IBM Mainframe
England / Yorkshire
Rank 116 137 128
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -9
Contract jobs citing IBM Mainframe 1 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.046% 0.035% 0.039%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.15% 0.13% 0.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Median daily rate £425 - £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £519 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+38.33% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £29.00 -

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

Miscellaneous Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
689 787 728
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 31.96% 27.33% 28.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 425 539 461
Median daily rate £410 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.50% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £587 £479
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 40 36 42
Median hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £12.13
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +31.95%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.31 £11.10 £9.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £21.00 £19.05
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £22.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-22.22% +28.57%

IBM Mainframe
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

IBM Mainframe Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

IBM Mainframe
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

IBM Mainframe Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

IBM Mainframe
Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

IBM Mainframe Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

IBM Mainframe
Contract Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing IBM Mainframe within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 19 February 2017. 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 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
West Yorkshire - 1 £425 -
IBM Mainframe
England

IBM Mainframe
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 19 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing IBM 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for IBM Mainframe.

1 3 (100.00%) IBM
1 3 (100.00%) Mainframe
2 2 (66.67%) Finance
3 1 (33.33%) CMS
3 1 (33.33%) Scrum
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) Banking
3 1 (33.33%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (33.33%) Marketing
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Vista
3 1 (33.33%) JIRA
3 1 (33.33%) QA
3 1 (33.33%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (33.33%) Time Management
3 1 (33.33%) Kanban
3 1 (33.33%) V-Model
3 1 (33.33%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (33.33%) MSTest
3 1 (33.33%) Waterfall
3 1 (33.33%) Mobile App
3 1 (33.33%) Data Centre
3 1 (33.33%) SDLC
3 1 (33.33%) zSecure
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (33.33%) Windows
3 1 (33.33%) Windows XP
3 1 (33.33%) MS Visio
3 1 (33.33%) BMC
3 1 (33.33%) CA

IBM Mainframe
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire 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 (33.33%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (33.33%) MS Visio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) JIRA
1 1 (33.33%) MSTest
General
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Banking
2 1 (33.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) QA Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) QA Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) QA Test Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) QA Test Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) RACF Technician
1 1 (33.33%) Test Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Test Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Mainframe
2 1 (33.33%) Data Centre
2 1 (33.33%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Vista
1 1 (33.33%) Windows XP
1 1 (33.33%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (33.33%) Digital Marketing
1 1 (33.33%) Kanban
1 1 (33.33%) Scrum
1 1 (33.33%) SDLC
1 1 (33.33%) Time Management
1 1 (33.33%) V-Model
1 1 (33.33%) Waterfall
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) QA
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) RACF
1 1 (33.33%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) Control-M
1 1 (33.33%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (33.33%) Tivoli
1 1 (33.33%) zSecure
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) IBM
2 1 (33.33%) BMC
2 1 (33.33%) CA
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle