Period
to 20 November 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term IBM Mainframe in contract job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited IBM Mainframe over the 6 months to 20 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
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 133 125 127
Rank change year-on-year -8 +2 -11
Contract jobs citing IBM Mainframe 1 2 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.034% 0.095% 0.28%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.12% 0.30% 0.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 4
Edinburgh median daily rate £600 £520 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.38% +12.43% -
10th Percentile £575 £520 £381
90th Percentile £625 £520 £509
Scotland median daily rate £600 £520 £463
% change year-on-year +15.38% +12.43% +54.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Edinburgh median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate - - -

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 Edinburgh with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Edinburgh
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 821 662 908
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 28.21% 31.42% 28.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 435 365 427
Edinburgh median daily rate £400 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.03% +3.13% +2.56%
10th Percentile £260 £253 £225
90th Percentile £548 £525 £525
Scotland median daily rate £380 £350 £363
% change year-on-year +8.57% -3.45% +2.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 12 13
Edinburgh median hourly rate £30.00 £19.25 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +55.84% +16.67% +18.83%
10th Percentile £10.75 £11.15 £12.35
90th Percentile £43.39 £52.00 £29.95
Scotland median hourly rate £24.00 £31.25 £21.00
% change year-on-year -23.20% +48.81% -

IBM Mainframe
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

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

Job vacancy trend for IBM Mainframe in Edinburgh

IBM Mainframe
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Contractor daily rate trend for IBM Mainframe in Edinburgh

IBM Mainframe
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for IBM Mainframe in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 20 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for IBM Mainframe.

1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) DB2
1 1 (100.00%) IBM
1 1 (100.00%) Mainframe
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Monitoring

IBM Mainframe
Co-occurring IT Skills in Edinburgh 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) DB2
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) DBA
1 1 (100.00%) Mainframe DBA
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Mainframe
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) IBM