Period
to 25 November 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Mainframe in contract job vacancies advertised in Knutsford. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Mainframe over the 6 months to 25 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
Cheshire > Knutsford
6 months to
25 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 26 12 24
Rank change year-on-year -14 +12 -3
Contract jobs citing Mainframe 7 6 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Knutsford 4.22% 7.06% 4.70%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 20.59% 28.57% 22.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 6
Knutsford median daily rate £378 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.67% - -
10th Percentile £298 £358 £297
90th Percentile £467 £428 £465
Cheshire median daily rate £413 £400 £480
% change year-on-year +3.19% -16.67% +21.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Knutsford median hourly rate - - -
Cheshire median hourly rate - - -

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 Knutsford with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Knutsford
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 34 21 48
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Knutsford 20.48% 24.71% 20.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 12 30
Knutsford median daily rate £400 £390 £431
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.56% -9.57% +27.78%
10th Percentile £280 £351 £274
90th Percentile £488 £438 £488
Cheshire median daily rate £375 £400 £414
% change year-on-year -6.25% -3.32% +8.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Knutsford median hourly rate £70.00 - £15.77
Cheshire median hourly rate £21.00 £19.64 £17.00
% change year-on-year +6.91% +15.54% +6.25%

Mainframe
Job Vacancy Trend in Knutsford

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

Job vacancy trend for Mainframe in Knutsford

Mainframe
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Knutsford

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Mainframe in Knutsford

Mainframe
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Knutsford

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Mainframe in Knutsford over the 6 months to 25 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Mainframe in Knutsford

For the 6 months to 25 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 Knutsford region with a requirement for Mainframe.

1 5 (71.43%) Middleware
2 4 (57.14%) Finance
2 4 (57.14%) Windows
3 3 (42.86%) IBM
3 3 (42.86%) Banking
3 3 (42.86%) Change Management
4 2 (28.57%) CyberArk
4 2 (28.57%) Privileged Access Management
4 2 (28.57%) PowerBroker
4 2 (28.57%) IBM Sterling
4 2 (28.57%) WebSphere
4 2 (28.57%) Tivoli Directory Server
4 2 (28.57%) Active Directory
4 2 (28.57%) Red Hat
4 2 (28.57%) Tivoli
4 2 (28.57%) AIX
4 2 (28.57%) Linux
4 2 (28.57%) JBoss
4 2 (28.57%) Java
4 2 (28.57%) Oracle
4 2 (28.57%) WebSphere Application Server
4 2 (28.57%) ITIL
4 2 (28.57%) Unix
5 1 (14.29%) SOA
5 1 (14.29%) SSL
5 1 (14.29%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (14.29%) Process Improvement
5 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (14.29%) Waterfall
5 1 (14.29%) Release Management

Mainframe
Co-occurring IT Skills in Knutsford 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 2 (28.57%) JBoss
1 2 (28.57%) WebSphere
1 2 (28.57%) WebSphere Application Server
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) SSL
General
1 4 (57.14%) Finance
2 3 (42.86%) Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) Analyst
1 2 (28.57%) Designer
1 2 (28.57%) Middleware Analyst
1 2 (28.57%) Security Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support
2 1 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Release Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Solutions Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (71.43%) Middleware
Operating Systems
1 4 (57.14%) Windows
2 2 (28.57%) AIX
2 2 (28.57%) Linux
2 2 (28.57%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Change Management
2 2 (28.57%) ITIL
2 2 (28.57%) Privileged Access Management
3 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (14.29%) Process Improvement
3 1 (14.29%) Release Management
3 1 (14.29%) SOA
3 1 (14.29%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 2 (28.57%) Active Directory
1 2 (28.57%) Tivoli Directory Server
Systems Management
1 2 (28.57%) PowerBroker
1 2 (28.57%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) IBM
2 2 (28.57%) CyberArk
2 2 (28.57%) IBM Sterling
2 2 (28.57%) Oracle
2 2 (28.57%) Red Hat