Period
to 17 November 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Mainframe in contract job vacancies advertised in Dorset. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Mainframe over the 6 months to 17 November 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.

Mainframes
South West > Dorset
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 40 43 43
Rank change year-on-year +3 0 -1
Contract jobs citing Mainframe 1 7 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Dorset 0.33% 1.56% 1.13%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.85% 5.34% 4.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 2
Dorset median daily rate £498 £338 £575
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +47.41% -41.30% +38.55%
10th Percentile £486 £313 £528
90th Percentile £509 £371 £643
South West median daily rate £550 £318 £550
% change year-on-year +73.23% -42.27% -2.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Dorset median hourly rate - - -
South West median hourly rate - - -

Mainframe is in the Generic IT Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Dorset with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Dorset
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 117 131 105
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Dorset 39.13% 29.24% 23.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 57 90 55
Dorset median daily rate £425 £373 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.09% +6.43% -6.67%
10th Percentile £254 £256 £158
90th Percentile £488 £500 £490
South West median daily rate £400 £370 £375
% change year-on-year +8.11% -1.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 4 21
Dorset median hourly rate £41.15 £19.75 £41.24
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +108.35% -52.11% +58.62%
10th Percentile £20.43 £16.25 £19.60
90th Percentile £48.75 £27.11 £43.00
South West median hourly rate £39.50 £26.50 £38.25
% change year-on-year +49.06% -30.72% +14.18%

Mainframe
Job Vacancy Trend in Dorset

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

Job vacancy trend for Mainframe in Dorset

Mainframe
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Dorset

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Mainframe in Dorset

Mainframe
Contract Job Locations in Dorset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Mainframe within the Dorset region over the 6 months to 17 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bournemouth +6 1 £498 +47.41%
Mainframe
South West

For the 6 months to 17 November 2017, 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 Dorset region with a requirement for Mainframe.

1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Migration
1 1 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Data Migration
1 1 (100.00%) Waterfall
1 1 (100.00%) Guidewire

Mainframe
Co-occurring IT Skills in Dorset 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:

General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Data Migration Manager
1 1 (100.00%) Data Migration Project Manager
1 1 (100.00%) Financial Services Project Manager
1 1 (100.00%) Migration Manager
1 1 (100.00%) Migration Project Manager
1 1 (100.00%) Project Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Data Migration
1 1 (100.00%) Migration
1 1 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (100.00%) Waterfall
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Guidewire