Period
to 20 November 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Mainframe in contract job vacancies advertised in Hampshire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited 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.

Mainframes
South East > Hampshire
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 148 158 172
Rank change year-on-year +10 +14 -7
Contract jobs citing Mainframe 10 9 27
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 0.28% 0.23% 0.61%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.06% 0.75% 2.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 8 13
Hampshire median daily rate £438 £488 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.26% +25.81% -6.06%
10th Percentile £339 £450 £351
90th Percentile £578 £553 £544
South East median daily rate £500 £450 £388
% change year-on-year +11.11% +16.13% +13.97%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Hampshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £13.00 - £22.50

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 939 1202 1346
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 26.64% 31.25% 30.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 539 746 799
Hampshire median daily rate £400 £388 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.23% - +10.71%
10th Percentile £199 £250 £258
90th Percentile £532 £550 £520
South East median daily rate £400 £400 £385
% change year-on-year - +3.90% +8.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 48 75 93
Hampshire median hourly rate £33.75 £38.75 £24.85
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -12.90% +55.94% +19.76%
10th Percentile £12.13 £12.25 £12.75
90th Percentile £46.17 £58.25 £48.65
South East median hourly rate £20.00 £23.68 £19.27
% change year-on-year -15.54% +22.92% +17.65%

Mainframe
Job Vacancy Trend in Hampshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Mainframe in Hampshire

Mainframe
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Mainframe in Hampshire

Mainframe
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Mainframe in Hampshire over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Mainframe in Hampshire

Mainframe
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Mainframe in Hampshire

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 Mainframe within the Hampshire region over the 6 months to 20 November 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
Farnborough +9 4 £450 -
Basingstoke - 2 £319 -
Southampton +9 1 £600 -
Portsmouth -5 1 £400 -23.81%
Havant - 1 £563 -
Mainframe
South East

For the 6 months to 20 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing 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 Mainframe.

1 6 (60.00%) Data Centre
2 5 (50.00%) Data Centre Operations
2 5 (50.00%) SC Cleared
2 5 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 5 (50.00%) Structured Cabling
3 4 (40.00%) Capacity Management
4 2 (20.00%) SQL
4 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (20.00%) Finance
5 1 (10.00%) Financial Analysis
5 1 (10.00%) VMware
5 1 (10.00%) ISO 8583
5 1 (10.00%) Feasibility Study
5 1 (10.00%) Scorecard
5 1 (10.00%) IT Strategy
5 1 (10.00%) Runbook
5 1 (10.00%) Oracle Database
5 1 (10.00%) Line Management
5 1 (10.00%) COBOL
5 1 (10.00%) HP
5 1 (10.00%) Intel
5 1 (10.00%) Citrix
5 1 (10.00%) SAN
5 1 (10.00%) CICS
5 1 (10.00%) zOS
5 1 (10.00%) MVS
5 1 (10.00%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (10.00%) Middleware
5 1 (10.00%) Remedy
5 1 (10.00%) Project Management

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 (10.00%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (10.00%) CICS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (50.00%) Structured Cabling
2 1 (10.00%) Firewall
2 1 (10.00%) LAN
2 1 (10.00%) SAN
2 1 (10.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (10.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) DB2
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle Database
General
1 2 (20.00%) Finance
2 1 (10.00%) Billing
2 1 (10.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 3 (30.00%) Data Centre Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Architect
2 2 (20.00%) Build Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Infrastructure Architect
2 2 (20.00%) Infrastructure Specialist
3 1 (10.00%) Administrator
3 1 (10.00%) DB2 Administrator
3 1 (10.00%) DB2 DBA
3 1 (10.00%) DBA
3 1 (10.00%) Designer
3 1 (10.00%) Enterprise Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Enterprise Infrastructure Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Designer
3 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
3 1 (10.00%) MVS Support
3 1 (10.00%) Operations Technician
3 1 (10.00%) Support Technician
3 1 (10.00%) Technical Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) .NET
1 1 (10.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 6 (60.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (10.00%) CMDB
2 1 (10.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) AIX
1 1 (10.00%) MVS
1 1 (10.00%) Unix
1 1 (10.00%) Windows
1 1 (10.00%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Data Centre Operations
2 4 (40.00%) Capacity Management
3 1 (10.00%) Asset Management
3 1 (10.00%) Feasibility Study
3 1 (10.00%) Financial Analysis
3 1 (10.00%) IT Strategy
3 1 (10.00%) Line Management
3 1 (10.00%) Performance Management
3 1 (10.00%) Problem Management
3 1 (10.00%) Project Management
3 1 (10.00%) Runbook
3 1 (10.00%) Scorecard
3 1 (10.00%) Service Delivery
3 1 (10.00%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 2 (20.00%) SQL
2 1 (10.00%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 5 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 5 (50.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) ISO 8583
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (10.00%) Cisco
2 1 (10.00%) Citrix
2 1 (10.00%) HP
2 1 (10.00%) IBM
2 1 (10.00%) Intel
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle
2 1 (10.00%) Remedy
2 1 (10.00%) VMware