Period
to 20 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Mainframe Architect was - per day in advertised job vacancies in England during the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in 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.

Mainframe Architect
UK > England
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 865 857
Contract jobs requiring a Mainframe Architect 0 11 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England - 0.011% 0.013%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.012% 0.014%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 10 11
England median daily rate - £498 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -5.24% +18.31%
UK median daily rate - £498 £525
% change year-on-year - -5.24% +18.31%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
England median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
England
Contract vacancies in England with a recognized job title 89119 91561 99256
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.76% 94.77% 94.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 59385 60311 64207
England median daily rate £450 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
10th Percentile £263 £256 £250
90th Percentile £625 £600 £600
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2639 2960 3840
England median hourly rate £18.69 £18.50 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.00% +2.78% +9.09%
10th Percentile £10.96 £10.50 £10.50
90th Percentile £47.83 £46.96 £45.00
UK median hourly rate £18.70 £18.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year +3.89% - +9.09%

Mainframe Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings that featured Mainframe Architect in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Mainframe Architect in England

Mainframe Architect
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Mainframe Architect in England

Mainframe Architect
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Mainframe Architect in England