The table below looks at the prevalence of the term IBM Mainframe in contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited IBM Mainframe over the 3 months to 28 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

IBM Mainframe
South East / Berkshire
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 124 -
Contract jobs citing IBM Mainframe 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire - 0.042% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 0.14% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £368 £330 £379
% change year-on-year +11.36% -12.87%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.50 £28.50 -
% change year-on-year -31.57% -  

IBM Mainframe is in the generic IT skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
Berkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 523 703 723
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 28.61% 29.53% 30.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 326 578 462
Median daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £244 £208
10% offered a daily rate of more than £594 £560 £522
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 44 28
Median hourly rate £18.00 £15.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +20.00% -16.66%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.48 £12.34
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.50 £32.55 £40.63
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £23.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year +8.69% +24.32%  

IBM Mainframe
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

Job postings citing IBM Mainframe as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Berkshire.

Job vacancy trend for IBM Mainframe in Berkshire

IBM Mainframe
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for IBM Mainframe in Berkshire

IBM Mainframe
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for IBM Mainframe in Berkshire