Period
to 25 July 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term IBM Mainframe in contract job vacancies advertised in Hampshire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited IBM Mainframe over the 6 months to 25 July 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
South East > Hampshire
6 months to
25 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 162 - 172
Rank change year-on-year - +172 -
Contract jobs citing IBM Mainframe 4 0 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 0.11% - 0.13%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.37% - 0.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 5
Hampshire median daily rate £375 - £383
10th Percentile £363 - £346
90th Percentile £388 - £393
South East median daily rate £375 £450 £383
% change year-on-year -16.67% +17.65% +26.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Hampshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate - - -

IBM Mainframe is in the generic IT skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Hampshire with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
Hampshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 1069 1297 1339
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Hampshire 29.02% 30.44% 30.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 638 841 774
Hampshire median daily rate £400 £380 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% - +8.57%
10th Percentile £250 £263 £222
90th Percentile £538 £538 £537
South East median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 77 65 81
Hampshire median hourly rate £27.50 £40.50 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -32.10% +80.00% -30.77%
10th Percentile £13.45 £13.61 £11.17
90th Percentile £49.35 £58.75 £43.25
South East median hourly rate £18.00 £23.75 £16.70
% change year-on-year -24.21% +42.22% -16.50%

IBM Mainframe
Job Vacancy Trend in Hampshire

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

Job vacancy trend for IBM Mainframe in Hampshire

IBM Mainframe
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for IBM Mainframe in Hampshire

IBM Mainframe
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for IBM Mainframe in Hampshire

IBM Mainframe
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

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 Hampshire region over the 6 months to 25 July 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
Havant - 2 - -
Portsmouth - 2 £375 -
IBM Mainframe
South East

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 Hampshire region with a requirement for IBM Mainframe.

1 4 (100.00%) COBOL
1 4 (100.00%) DB2
1 4 (100.00%) IBM
1 4 (100.00%) JCL
1 4 (100.00%) Mainframe
1 4 (100.00%) Unit Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Business Analysis

IBM Mainframe
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hampshire 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 4 (100.00%) DB2
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) COBOL Developer
1 3 (75.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Designer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Designer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (100.00%) Mainframe
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Unit Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) COBOL
1 4 (100.00%) JCL
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) IBM