Period
to 16 January 2018

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 16 January 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.

IBM Mainframe
South East > Hampshire
6 months to
16 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 159 163 178
Rank change year-on-year +4 +15 -
Contract jobs citing IBM Mainframe 2 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 0.057% 0.028% 0.097%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.20% 0.092% 0.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 4
Hampshire median daily rate £338 - £350
10th Percentile £319 - £290
90th Percentile £356 - £383
South East median daily rate £375 - £350
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 following 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.

All Generic IT Skills
Hampshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 985 1,087 1,247
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 28.05% 30.15% 30.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 564 678 765
Hampshire median daily rate £400 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +3.23% +9.15%
10th Percentile £193 £238 £263
90th Percentile £550 £588 £541
South East median daily rate £400 £400 £390
% change year-on-year - +2.56% +6.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 62 70 81
Hampshire median hourly rate £35.00 £17.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +105.88% -54.67% +137.79%
10th Percentile £12.50 £11.63 £12.75
90th Percentile £50.43 £47.50 £50.00
South East median hourly rate £25.00 £20.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year +25.00% -9.09% +29.41%

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 16 January 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
Havant - 2 £338 -
IBM Mainframe
South East

For the 6 months to 16 January 2018, 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 2 (100.00%) COBOL
1 2 (100.00%) IBM
1 2 (100.00%) Mainframe
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) ISPF
2 1 (50.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Time Sharing Option
2 1 (50.00%) Job Entry Subsystem
2 1 (50.00%) REXX
2 1 (50.00%) zOS
2 1 (50.00%) Tivoli NetView
2 1 (50.00%) RACF
2 1 (50.00%) Unix
2 1 (50.00%) SAS
2 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) C++

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (50.00%) SAS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Mainframe Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Programmer
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Programmer
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Systems Programmer
1 1 (50.00%) Systems Programmer
1 1 (50.00%) z/OS Systems Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) ISPF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Unix
1 1 (50.00%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) COBOL
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) C++
2 1 (50.00%) REXX
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Job Entry Subsystem
1 1 (50.00%) RACF
1 1 (50.00%) Time Sharing Option
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) Tivoli NetView
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) IBM