Period
to 23 November 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term IBM Mainframe in contract job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited IBM Mainframe over the 6 months to 23 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.

IBM Mainframe
England > East Midlands
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 151 143 141
Rank change year-on-year -8 -2 -5
Contract jobs citing IBM Mainframe 1 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.031% 0.061% 0.063%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.12% 0.23% 0.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
East Midlands median daily rate £325 - £345
England median daily rate £375 £375 £428
% change year-on-year - -12.28% +1.79%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
East Midlands median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - £28.50 £33.00
% change year-on-year - -13.64% +12.82%

IBM 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 the East Midlands with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
East Midlands
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 859 868 900
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 26.68% 26.37% 28.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 569 536 499
East Midlands median daily rate £375 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.25% +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £200 £198 £200
90th Percentile £538 £575 £495
England median daily rate £450 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 33 64
East Midlands median hourly rate £14.15 £20.00 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -29.28% +17.65% +4.10%
10th Percentile £10.29 £11.25 £11.87
90th Percentile £50.38 £60.00 £40.33
England median hourly rate £20.60 £20.50 £19.09
% change year-on-year +0.49% +7.41% +6.03%

IBM Mainframe
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

Job postings citing IBM Mainframe as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for IBM Mainframe in the East Midlands

IBM Mainframe
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Contractor daily rate trend for IBM Mainframe in the East Midlands

IBM Mainframe
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for IBM Mainframe in the East Midlands

IBM Mainframe
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing IBM Mainframe within the East Midlands region over the 6 months to 23 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
Northamptonshire - 1 £325 -
IBM Mainframe
England

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing IBM 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for IBM Mainframe.

1 1 (100.00%) COBOL
1 1 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (100.00%) IBM
1 1 (100.00%) CICS
1 1 (100.00%) MVS
1 1 (100.00%) Easytrieve
1 1 (100.00%) JCL
1 1 (100.00%) Mainframe

IBM Mainframe
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 1 (100.00%) CICS
1 1 (100.00%) SharePoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Easytrieve
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) COBOL Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) MVS
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) COBOL
1 1 (100.00%) JCL
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) IBM