Period
to 24 September 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Mainframe in contract job vacancies advertised in East Sussex. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Mainframe over the 6 months to 24 September 2018 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 East > East Sussex
6 months to
24 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 57 46 -
Rank change year-on-year -11 - -
Contract jobs citing Mainframe 1 8 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 0.18% 1.43% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.57% 5.84% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 8 0
East Sussex median daily rate £325 £550 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -40.91% - -
South East median daily rate £358 £425 £450
% change year-on-year -15.88% -5.56% +18.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
East Sussex median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £16.00 £13.00 -
% change year-on-year +23.08% - -

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 East Sussex with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
East Sussex
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 175 137 159
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 31.53% 24.42% 28.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 111 88 108
East Sussex median daily rate £400 £348 £362
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.11% -4.07% -9.44%
10th Percentile £185 £196 £213
90th Percentile £575 £545 £544
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 4
East Sussex median hourly rate £14.25 £13.50 £20.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.56% -34.15% +20.59%
10th Percentile £11.20 £11.17 £17.20
90th Percentile £16.90 £40.35 £23.25
South East median hourly rate £30.50 £19.00 £23.00
% change year-on-year +60.53% -17.39% +33.35%

Mainframe
Job Vacancy Trend in East Sussex

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

Job vacancy trend for Mainframe in East Sussex

Mainframe
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in East Sussex

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Mainframe in East Sussex

Mainframe
Contract Job Locations in East Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Mainframe within the East Sussex region over the 6 months to 24 September 2018. 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
Brighton - 1 £325 - 2
Mainframe
South East

For the 6 months to 24 September 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Mainframe also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the East Sussex region with a requirement for Mainframe.

1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) DB2
1 1 (100.00%) Unix
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) IBM
1 1 (100.00%) Shell Script
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (100.00%) QA
1 1 (100.00%) Atlassian
1 1 (100.00%) Unit Testing
1 1 (100.00%) IBM Mainframe
1 1 (100.00%) Kanban
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (100.00%) Hadoop
1 1 (100.00%) Apache Hive
1 1 (100.00%) Tableau
1 1 (100.00%) Big Data
1 1 (100.00%) Apache Flume
1 1 (100.00%) Oozie
1 1 (100.00%) Relational Database
1 1 (100.00%) HDFS
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (100.00%) Apache Spark

Mainframe
Co-occurring IT Skills in East Sussex 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%) Apache Spark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Apache Hive
1 1 (100.00%) Big Data
1 1 (100.00%) DB2
1 1 (100.00%) Hadoop
1 1 (100.00%) Relational Database
1 1 (100.00%) Spark SQL
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Big Data Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Data Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Python Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (100.00%) IBM Mainframe
1 1 (100.00%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Anti-Money Laundering
1 1 (100.00%) Data Ingestion
1 1 (100.00%) Defect Tracking
1 1 (100.00%) Kanban
1 1 (100.00%) Problem-Solving
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) SDLC
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
1 1 (100.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) Shell Script
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Apache Flume
1 1 (100.00%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) Oozie
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Atlassian
1 1 (100.00%) CA Agile Central
1 1 (100.00%) IBM
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) Tableau