Period
to 20 January 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term IBM Mainframe in contract job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited IBM Mainframe over the 6 months to 20 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
Buckinghamshire > Milton Keynes
6 months to
20 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 113 81 107
Rank change year-on-year -32 +26 -12
Contract jobs citing IBM Mainframe 5 6 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 0.30% 0.49% 0.17%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.20% 1.39% 0.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Milton Keynes median daily rate £403 - -
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £403 - £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Milton Keynes median hourly rate - - -
Buckinghamshire 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 Milton Keynes with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Milton Keynes
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 416 431 554
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 24.85% 35.07% 31.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 221 236 249
Milton Keynes median daily rate £400 £418 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.19% +11.33% +7.14%
10th Percentile £210 £257 £269
90th Percentile £538 £550 £569
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 15 21
Milton Keynes median hourly rate £13.50 £15.00 £15.86
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -10.00% -5.42% +5.73%
10th Percentile £10.00 £10.52 £9.23
90th Percentile £58.75 £38.75 £30.00
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £18.00 £21.50 £16.14
% change year-on-year -16.28% +33.21% +7.60%

IBM Mainframe
Job Vacancy Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Job vacancy trend for IBM Mainframe in Milton Keynes

IBM Mainframe
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Contractor daily rate trend for IBM Mainframe in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 20 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 Milton Keynes region with a requirement for IBM Mainframe.

1 5 (100.00%) DB2
1 5 (100.00%) IBM
1 5 (100.00%) Mainframe
2 3 (60.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (60.00%) Finance
2 3 (60.00%) JCL
2 3 (60.00%) Database Tuning
2 3 (60.00%) Performance Tuning
2 3 (60.00%) Load Balancing
3 2 (40.00%) Time Sharing Option
3 2 (40.00%) Task Automation
3 2 (40.00%) Performance Monitoring
3 2 (40.00%) ISPF
3 2 (40.00%) Project Management
3 2 (40.00%) SQL
3 2 (40.00%) BMC
3 2 (40.00%) REXX
3 2 (40.00%) MAINVIEW
4 1 (20.00%) COBOL
4 1 (20.00%) Banking
4 1 (20.00%) Business Analysis
4 1 (20.00%) Mentoring
4 1 (20.00%) Coaching
4 1 (20.00%) Risk Analysis

IBM Mainframe
Co-occurring IT Skills in Milton Keynes 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 5 (100.00%) DB2
General
1 3 (60.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) DB2 DBA
1 3 (60.00%) DBA
2 1 (20.00%) Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) DB2 Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Mainframe DBA
2 1 (20.00%) Mainframe Project Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Project Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) ISPF
Miscellaneous
1 5 (100.00%) Mainframe
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Database Tuning
1 3 (60.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 3 (60.00%) Load Balancing
1 3 (60.00%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (40.00%) Performance Monitoring
2 2 (40.00%) Project Management
2 2 (40.00%) Task Automation
3 1 (20.00%) Business Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) Coaching
3 1 (20.00%) Mentoring
3 1 (20.00%) Risk Analysis
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) JCL
2 2 (40.00%) REXX
2 2 (40.00%) SQL
3 1 (20.00%) COBOL
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) Time Sharing Option
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) MAINVIEW
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) IBM
2 2 (40.00%) BMC