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 24 May 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
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Mainframes
Rank 104 138 112
Rank change year-on-year
+34 -26
Contract jobs citing Mainframe 37 11 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 1.31% 0.39% 0.59%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 4.11% 1.45% 2.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 0 12
Median daily rate £450 - £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £385 £410 £400
% change year-on-year
-6.09% +2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £12.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+128.00% -54.54%
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
901 759 689
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 31.94% 26.99% 27.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 600 493 414
Median daily rate £413 £375 £321
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% +16.91%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £225 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 32 36
Median hourly rate £14.88 £13.46 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.51% -7.17%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £10.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £35.00 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £18.24 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+17.90% -13.16%

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 24 May 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 24 May 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 +17 27 £450 - 2
South Yorkshire -7 4 £475 -
Mainframe
England

Mainframe
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 May 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 24 (51.06%) Banking
2 23 (48.94%) AIX
3 21 (44.68%) Windows
4 19 (40.43%) Finance
5 10 (21.28%) zOS
6 8 (17.02%) Service Management
6 8 (17.02%) Management Information System
7 6 (12.77%) Unix
7 6 (12.77%) ACF2
7 6 (12.77%) zSecure
8 5 (10.64%) SOA
8 5 (10.64%) Business Intelligence
8 5 (10.64%) RACF
8 5 (10.64%) TOGAF
8 5 (10.64%) Content Management
8 5 (10.64%) Validation
8 5 (10.64%) Stakeholder Management
9 4 (8.51%) IBM
9 4 (8.51%) SDLC
9 4 (8.51%) WebSphere
9 4 (8.51%) Unit Testing
10 3 (6.38%) IBM Mainframe
10 3 (6.38%) Analytical Skills
10 3 (6.38%) Data Structures
10 3 (6.38%) Translating Business Requirements
10 3 (6.38%) Client/Server
10 3 (6.38%) MS Visio
10 3 (6.38%) MS Office
10 3 (6.38%) APACS
10 3 (6.38%) Change Management

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 4 (8.51%) WebSphere
2 1 (2.13%) CICS
2 1 (2.13%) Cloud Foundry
2 1 (2.13%) MQSeries
Applications
1 3 (6.38%) MS Office
1 3 (6.38%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.26%) LAN
2 1 (2.13%) BIG-IP
2 1 (2.13%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 1 (2.13%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.13%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (2.13%) DB2
General
1 24 (51.06%) Banking
2 19 (40.43%) Finance
3 3 (6.38%) Investment Banking
4 2 (4.26%) Retail
5 1 (2.13%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 23 (48.94%) Administrator
2 8 (17.02%) Architect
3 7 (14.89%) Solutions Architect
4 5 (10.64%) Analyst
5 4 (8.51%) Mainframe Architect
6 3 (6.38%) AIX Administrator
6 3 (6.38%) Business Systems Analyst
6 3 (6.38%) IT Manager
6 3 (6.38%) Systems Analyst
6 3 (6.38%) WebSphere Administrator
6 3 (6.38%) WebSphere MQ Administrator
7 2 (4.26%) Change Manager
7 2 (4.26%) Developer
7 2 (4.26%) IT Change Manager
7 2 (4.26%) Mainframe Analyst
7 2 (4.26%) Project Manager
7 2 (4.26%) Windows Administrator
8 1 (2.13%) Data Migration Project Manager
8 1 (2.13%) Migration Manager
8 1 (2.13%) Security Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.26%) WebSphere MQ
2 1 (2.13%) IBM Integration Bus
2 1 (2.13%) ISPF
Miscellaneous
1 8 (17.02%) Management Information System
2 3 (6.38%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (6.38%) APACS
2 3 (6.38%) Client/Server
2 3 (6.38%) Data Structures
2 3 (6.38%) IBM Mainframe
3 2 (4.26%) Data Centre
4 1 (2.13%) iSeries
4 1 (2.13%) Tandem
4 1 (2.13%) VSAM
Operating Systems
1 23 (48.94%) AIX
2 21 (44.68%) Windows
3 10 (21.28%) zOS
4 6 (12.77%) Unix
5 2 (4.26%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (17.02%) Service Management
2 5 (10.64%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (10.64%) Content Management
2 5 (10.64%) SOA
2 5 (10.64%) Stakeholder Management
2 5 (10.64%) TOGAF
2 5 (10.64%) Validation
3 4 (8.51%) SDLC
3 4 (8.51%) Unit Testing
4 3 (6.38%) Change Management
4 3 (6.38%) Requirements Analysis
4 3 (6.38%) Systems Analysis
4 3 (6.38%) Translating Business Requirements
5 2 (4.26%) ITIL
5 2 (4.26%) Migration
5 2 (4.26%) Process Improvement
5 2 (4.26%) Project Management
5 2 (4.26%) Service Delivery
5 2 (4.26%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 2 (4.26%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 2 (4.26%) JCL
2 1 (2.13%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 1 (2.13%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.26%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (12.77%) ACF2
2 5 (10.64%) RACF
3 1 (2.13%) Time Sharing Option
Systems Management
1 6 (12.77%) zSecure
2 1 (2.13%) CA Endevor
Vendors
1 4 (8.51%) IBM
2 2 (4.26%) F5
2 2 (4.26%) JDA
3 1 (2.13%) CA
3 1 (2.13%) MuleSoft
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