Period
to 20 July 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 July 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 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 87 119 88
Rank change year-on-year +32 -31 +15
Contract jobs citing IBM Mainframe 16 1 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 1.04% 0.064% 0.70%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.65% 0.21% 2.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Milton Keynes median daily rate £525 - £375
10th Percentile £513 - £363
90th Percentile £538 - £388
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £525 - £375
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 438 475 469
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 28.44% 30.63% 32.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 259 258 248
Milton Keynes median daily rate £400 £393 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.91% -4.85% +17.86%
10th Percentile £218 £255 £231
90th Percentile £550 £550 £548
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £400 £386 £400
% change year-on-year +3.56% -3.44% +14.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 14 15
Milton Keynes median hourly rate £14.50 £15.75 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -7.94% +12.50% -
10th Percentile £10.75 £11.46 £9.00
90th Percentile £16.00 £19.05 £15.95
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £16.00 £15.75 £14.40
% change year-on-year +1.59% +9.38% +2.86%

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 July 2018, IT contractor jobs citing IBM Mainframe also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Milton Keynes region with a requirement for IBM Mainframe.

1 16 (100.00%) IBM
1 16 (100.00%) Mainframe
2 11 (68.75%) Banking
3 8 (50.00%) JCL
3 8 (50.00%) COBOL
4 5 (31.25%) Finance
4 5 (31.25%) DB2
5 4 (25.00%) Unix
5 4 (25.00%) Oracle
5 4 (25.00%) PL/SQL
5 4 (25.00%) SQL
5 4 (25.00%) Linux
5 4 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (18.75%) VC++
6 3 (18.75%) Remedy
6 3 (18.75%) C++
6 3 (18.75%) Performance Tuning
6 3 (18.75%) Task Automation
7 2 (12.50%) Database Tuning
7 2 (12.50%) Retail Banking
7 2 (12.50%) Marketing
7 2 (12.50%) PowerCenter
7 2 (12.50%) Analytics
7 2 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (12.50%) CRM
8 1 (6.25%) Business Intelligence
8 1 (6.25%) Assembly Language
8 1 (6.25%) Informatica
8 1 (6.25%) AIX
8 1 (6.25%) J2EE

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 (31.25%) DB2
2 4 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (12.50%) PowerCenter
Development Applications
1 1 (6.25%) JIRA
General
1 11 (68.75%) Banking
2 5 (31.25%) Finance
3 2 (12.50%) Marketing
3 2 (12.50%) Retail Banking
4 1 (6.25%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 7 (43.75%) Analyst
1 7 (43.75%) Developer
1 7 (43.75%) IBM Mainframe Developer
1 7 (43.75%) Mainframe Developer
2 3 (18.75%) Analyst Developer
2 3 (18.75%) Banking Analyst
2 3 (18.75%) COBOL Developer
2 3 (18.75%) DB2 DBA
2 3 (18.75%) DBA
2 3 (18.75%) Developer Analyst
2 3 (18.75%) Mainframe Analyst
2 3 (18.75%) Support Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) Administrator
3 2 (12.50%) Applications Support
3 2 (12.50%) Applications Support Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) DB2 Administrator
4 1 (6.25%) COBOL Consultant
4 1 (6.25%) Linux Support
4 1 (6.25%) Mainframe Expert
4 1 (6.25%) MIS Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.25%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 16 (100.00%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 4 (25.00%) Linux
1 4 (25.00%) Unix
2 1 (6.25%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (18.75%) Performance Tuning
1 3 (18.75%) Task Automation
2 2 (12.50%) Analytics
2 2 (12.50%) CRM
2 2 (12.50%) Database Tuning
2 2 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (6.25%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (6.25%) Coaching
3 1 (6.25%) Logistics
3 1 (6.25%) Mentoring
3 1 (6.25%) Problem-Solving
3 1 (6.25%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 8 (50.00%) COBOL
1 8 (50.00%) JCL
2 4 (25.00%) PL/SQL
2 4 (25.00%) SQL
3 3 (18.75%) C++
3 3 (18.75%) VC++
4 1 (6.25%) Assembly Language
4 1 (6.25%) Java
Vendors
1 16 (100.00%) IBM
2 4 (25.00%) Oracle
3 3 (18.75%) Remedy
4 1 (6.25%) Informatica