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 3 months to 29 April 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.

IBM Mainframe
Buckinghamshire / Milton Keynes
3 months to
29 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 71 60 71
Rank change year-on-year -11 +11  
Contract jobs citing IBM Mainframe 1 9 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 0.13% 1.19% 0.55%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.38% 4.13% 1.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 2
Median daily rate - £375 £406
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -7.69%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £450
% change year-on-year - -16.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £19.50 -
% change year-on-year +53.84% -  

IBM Mainframe is in the generic IT skills category. The next 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.

Generic IT Skills
Milton Keynes
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 266 218 311
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes 34.50% 28.84% 34.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 140 126 141
Median daily rate £400 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +14.28%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £240 £264
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year +3.89% +2.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 3 6
Median hourly rate £15.50 £15.50 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -61.25%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £23.00 £18.90
% change year-on-year +8.69% +21.69%  

IBM Mainframe
Job Vacancy Trend in Milton Keynes

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Milton Keynes citing IBM Mainframe as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

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 29 April 2017, 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 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (100.00%) CRM
1 1 (100.00%) SOA
1 1 (100.00%) IBM
1 1 (100.00%) Mainframe
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Business Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (100.00%) JIRA

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:

Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) JIRA
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Business Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Business Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Mainframe
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Business Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) CRM
1 1 (100.00%) SOA
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) IBM