The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Mainframe in IT contracts advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Mainframe over the 3 months to 25 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
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Mainframes
Rank 124 112 79
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -33
Contract jobs citing Mainframe 24 40 44
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.81% 1.25% 1.84%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.49% 4.20% 5.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 19 40
Median daily rate £463 £438 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.71% +2.94%
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £425 £425
% change year-on-year
+11.76% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £14.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.14 £37.25 £28.50
% change year-on-year
-13.73% +30.70%
Mainframe
England

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
965 953 759
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 32.56% 29.86% 31.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 610 618 454
Median daily rate £400 £375 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +5.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £258 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £376 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.13% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 59 45
Median hourly rate £13.81 £13.00 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.23% -10.34%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.72 £10.46 £9.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.05 £40.00 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £19.29 £18.75
% change year-on-year
+16.64% +2.88%

Mainframe
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

Mainframe Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

Mainframe
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Mainframe Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

Mainframe
Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Mainframe across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 25 August 2016.

Mainframe Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

Mainframe
Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Mainframe Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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 Mainframe within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 25 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
West Yorkshire -2 21 £475 +5.55% 1
South Yorkshire -10 2 - - 2
North Yorkshire -1 1 £350 -17.64% 2
Mainframe
England

Mainframe
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 25 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Mainframe.

1 28 (45.90%) Finance
1 28 (45.90%) Banking
2 24 (39.34%) Windows
3 19 (31.15%) AIX
4 10 (16.39%) zOS
5 9 (14.75%) Service Management
6 8 (13.11%) IBM
7 7 (11.48%) Unix
7 7 (11.48%) WebSphere
7 7 (11.48%) Unit Testing
7 7 (11.48%) ACF2
7 7 (11.48%) zSecure
8 6 (9.84%) Management Information System
8 6 (9.84%) SOA
8 6 (9.84%) Java
8 6 (9.84%) RACF
9 5 (8.20%) WebSphere MQ
9 5 (8.20%) Data Modelling
9 5 (8.20%) Business Intelligence
9 5 (8.20%) Validation
9 5 (8.20%) Stakeholder Management
9 5 (8.20%) Agile Software Development
9 5 (8.20%) TOGAF
9 5 (8.20%) Content Management
9 5 (8.20%) Feasibility Study
10 4 (6.56%) Data Centre
10 4 (6.56%) Waterfall
10 4 (6.56%) Retail
10 4 (6.56%) GAP Analysis
10 4 (6.56%) BPMN

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 7 (11.48%) WebSphere
2 2 (3.28%) CICS
2 2 (3.28%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (1.64%) Cloud Foundry
3 1 (1.64%) MQSeries
3 1 (1.64%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (1.64%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.64%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.64%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.28%) Internet
1 2 (3.28%) LAN
2 1 (1.64%) BIG-IP
2 1 (1.64%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 1 (1.64%) FTP
2 1 (1.64%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.64%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.28%) DB2
1 2 (3.28%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.64%) Data Warehouse
General
1 28 (45.90%) Banking
1 28 (45.90%) Finance
2 4 (6.56%) Retail
3 3 (4.92%) Investment Banking
4 1 (1.64%) Advertising
4 1 (1.64%) Retail Banking
4 1 (1.64%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 22 (36.07%) Administrator
2 14 (22.95%) Architect
3 12 (19.67%) Solutions Architect
4 7 (11.48%) Analyst
5 5 (8.20%) Systems Analyst
6 4 (6.56%) Developer
6 4 (6.56%) Mainframe Architect
6 4 (6.56%) WebSphere Administrator
6 4 (6.56%) WebSphere MQ Administrator
7 3 (4.92%) Java Developer
8 2 (3.28%) AIX Administrator
8 2 (3.28%) Change Manager
8 2 (3.28%) IT Change Manager
8 2 (3.28%) IT Manager
8 2 (3.28%) Project Manager
8 2 (3.28%) Technical Specialist
8 2 (3.28%) WebSphere Specialist
8 2 (3.28%) Windows Administrator
9 1 (1.64%) Security Analyst
9 1 (1.64%) Service Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (8.20%) WebSphere MQ
2 4 (6.56%) IBM Integration Bus
2 4 (6.56%) Spring
3 3 (4.92%) J2EE
3 3 (4.92%) jQuery
3 3 (4.92%) JSP
3 3 (4.92%) Servlets
3 3 (4.92%) Struts
3 3 (4.92%) Web Services
4 2 (3.28%) HTML
5 1 (1.64%) .NET
5 1 (1.64%) AngularJS
5 1 (1.64%) CSS
5 1 (1.64%) CSS3
5 1 (1.64%) Hibernate
5 1 (1.64%) HTML5
5 1 (1.64%) ISPF
5 1 (1.64%) Middleware
5 1 (1.64%) Spring Boot
5 1 (1.64%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (9.84%) Management Information System
2 4 (6.56%) Data Centre
3 2 (3.28%) IBM Mainframe
3 2 (3.28%) iSeries
4 1 (1.64%) Clustering
4 1 (1.64%) Data Integration
4 1 (1.64%) Online Banking
4 1 (1.64%) Tandem
4 1 (1.64%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 24 (39.34%) Windows
2 19 (31.15%) AIX
3 10 (16.39%) zOS
4 7 (11.48%) Unix
5 3 (4.92%) Linux
6 1 (1.64%) Windows 10
6 1 (1.64%) Windows 7
6 1 (1.64%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (14.75%) Service Management
2 7 (11.48%) Unit Testing
3 6 (9.84%) SOA
4 5 (8.20%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (8.20%) Business Intelligence
4 5 (8.20%) Content Management
4 5 (8.20%) Data Modelling
4 5 (8.20%) Feasibility Study
4 5 (8.20%) Stakeholder Management
4 5 (8.20%) TOGAF
4 5 (8.20%) Validation
5 4 (6.56%) BPMN
5 4 (6.56%) Enterprise Architecture
5 4 (6.56%) GAP Analysis
5 4 (6.56%) ITIL
5 4 (6.56%) Requirements Management
5 4 (6.56%) Waterfall
6 3 (4.92%) Integration Testing
6 3 (4.92%) Migration
6 3 (4.92%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 6 (9.84%) Java
2 3 (4.92%) JavaScript
3 2 (3.28%) COBOL
4 1 (1.64%) JCL
4 1 (1.64%) PowerShell
4 1 (1.64%) SQL
4 1 (1.64%) Visual J++
Qualifications
1 2 (3.28%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.28%) SLA
2 1 (1.64%) QA
System Software
1 7 (11.48%) ACF2
2 6 (9.84%) RACF
3 1 (1.64%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.64%) Time Sharing Option
Systems Management
1 7 (11.48%) zSecure
Vendors
1 8 (13.11%) IBM
2 3 (4.92%) JDA
3 2 (3.28%) CA
3 2 (3.28%) F5
4 1 (1.64%) Avaloq
4 1 (1.64%) EMC
4 1 (1.64%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.64%) Misys
4 1 (1.64%) MuleSoft
4 1 (1.64%) Oracle
4 1 (1.64%) Sage
4 1 (1.64%) SAP
4 1 (1.64%) SunGard
4 1 (1.64%) VMware
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