Period
to 22 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Mainframe Architect was - per day in advertised job vacancies in London during the 6 months to 22 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
England > London
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 605 607
Contract jobs requiring a Mainframe Architect 0 3 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London - 0.007% 0.013%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.007% 0.014%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 5
London median daily rate - £475 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -13.64% -
England median daily rate - £498 £525
% change year-on-year - -5.24% +16.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
London median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London. 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
London
Contract vacancies in London with a recognized job title 44704 42967 43917
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.85% 94.99% 95.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 32366 30551 30963
London median daily rate £498 £460 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.15% +2.22% +5.88%
10th Percentile £300 £288 £268
90th Percentile £663 £638 £638
England median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 554 561 677
London median hourly rate £20.47 £19.50 £18.85
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +4.96% +3.48% +7.69%
10th Percentile £12.50 £11.50 £11.25
90th Percentile £47.83 £50.00 £47.83
England median hourly rate £18.50 £18.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year - +2.78% +9.09%

Mainframe Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Mainframe Architect in London

Mainframe Architect
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Mainframe Architect in London