The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Mainframe in IT contracts advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Mainframe over the 3 months to 11 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the Yorkshire region.

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
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Mainframes
Rank 93 96 111
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +15
Contract jobs citing Mainframe 24 23 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 1.04% 1.10% 0.72%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 4.75% 4.86% 4.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 6 6
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£425 £296 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+43.45% -22.03%
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
-3.12% +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Average hourly rate - £24.00 £26.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -7.69%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £17.75 £27.00
% change year-on-year
+54.92% -34.25%
Miscellaneous Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
505 473 413
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 21.96% 22.67% 16.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 340 249 216
Average daily rate £325 £300 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £200 £208
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £471
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 37 15
Average hourly rate £12.50 £17.50 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.57% +12.90%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £11.06 £10.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £37.50 £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.00 £20.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+7.31% -18.00%
Mainframe
England

Mainframe
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Mainframe across the Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 11 July 2014.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Mainframe within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 11 July 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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statistics and historical trends)
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
West Yorkshire +9 24 £425 +150.00% 2
North Yorkshire - - - - 1
Mainframe
England

Mainframe
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Yorkshire 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 28 (60.87%) IBM
2 26 (56.52%) Linux
2 26 (56.52%) WebSphere
2 26 (56.52%) WebSphere Message Broker
3 25 (54.35%) Oracle
3 25 (54.35%) Finance
4 23 (50.00%) DB2
5 21 (45.65%) AIX
5 21 (45.65%) ClearCase
5 21 (45.65%) ClearQuest
6 18 (39.13%) Service Delivery
6 18 (39.13%) Stakeholder Management
7 17 (36.96%) Oracle Workflow
7 17 (36.96%) Workflow
7 17 (36.96%) Workflow Management
8 12 (26.09%) Management Information System
9 10 (21.74%) Banking
10 7 (15.22%) Migration
10 7 (15.22%) UNIX
11 6 (13.04%) Windows
12 5 (10.87%) Advertising
12 5 (10.87%) Project Management
12 5 (10.87%) zOS
12 5 (10.87%) CICS
13 4 (8.70%) EMC
13 4 (8.70%) CA
13 4 (8.70%) Symmetrix DMX
14 3 (6.52%) Problem Management
14 3 (6.52%) Investment Banking
14 3 (6.52%) COBOL

Mainframe
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Yorkshire 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.

Application Platforms
1 26 (56.52%) WebSphere
2 17 (36.96%) Oracle Workflow
3 5 (10.87%) CICS
4 1 (2.17%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 2 (4.35%) MS Office
1 2 (4.35%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.35%) SSL
2 1 (2.17%) LAN
2 1 (2.17%) WLAN
2 1 (2.17%) WAN
2 1 (2.17%) DHCP
2 1 (2.17%) TCP/IP
2 1 (2.17%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (50.00%) DB2
2 1 (2.17%) Adabas
Development Applications
1 21 (45.65%) ClearCase
1 21 (45.65%) ClearQuest
2 2 (4.35%) ChangeMan
General
1 25 (54.35%) Finance
2 10 (21.74%) Banking
3 5 (10.87%) Advertising
4 3 (6.52%) Investment Banking
5 1 (2.17%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (21.74%) Developer
2 9 (19.57%) Administrator
3 6 (13.04%) WebSphere Specialist
3 6 (13.04%) WebSphere Developer
3 6 (13.04%) WebSphere Message Broker Developer
4 4 (8.70%) Storage Administrator
5 3 (6.52%) Programmer
5 3 (6.52%) WebSphere Administrator
5 3 (6.52%) Analyst
5 3 (6.52%) Project Manager
5 3 (6.52%) Senior Developer
6 2 (4.35%) Consultant
6 2 (4.35%) Migration Consultant
6 2 (4.35%) Mainframe Programmer
6 2 (4.35%) Senior WebSphere Developer
7 1 (2.17%) Solutions Analyst
7 1 (2.17%) Systems Programmer
7 1 (2.17%) Senior Programmer
7 1 (2.17%) DB2 DBA
7 1 (2.17%) Mainframe Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (56.52%) WebSphere Message Broker
2 2 (4.35%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 12 (26.09%) Management Information System
2 4 (8.70%) Symmetrix DMX
3 2 (4.35%) iSeries
3 2 (4.35%) Clustering
4 1 (2.17%) IBM Mainframe
4 1 (2.17%) AS400
4 1 (2.17%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 26 (56.52%) Linux
2 21 (45.65%) AIX
3 7 (15.22%) UNIX
4 6 (13.04%) Windows
5 5 (10.87%) zOS
6 1 (2.17%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (2.17%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (39.13%) Stakeholder Management
1 18 (39.13%) Service Delivery
2 17 (36.96%) Workflow
2 17 (36.96%) Workflow Management
3 7 (15.22%) Migration
4 5 (10.87%) Project Management
5 3 (6.52%) Problem Management
6 2 (4.35%) Release Management
7 1 (2.17%) Data Migration
7 1 (2.17%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 3 (6.52%) COBOL
2 1 (2.17%) Assembly Language
2 1 (2.17%) NATURAL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.35%) SLA
2 1 (2.17%) FATCA
System Software
1 1 (2.17%) Active Directory
1 1 (2.17%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 1 (2.17%) Control-M
Vendors
1 28 (60.87%) IBM
2 25 (54.35%) Oracle
3 4 (8.70%) EMC
3 4 (8.70%) CA
4 2 (4.35%) Unisys
5 1 (2.17%) Microsoft
5 1 (2.17%) Lotus
5 1 (2.17%) LANDesk
5 1 (2.17%) Citrix
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