Period
to 21 October 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 21 October 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
21 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 102 115 88
Rank change year-on-year +13 -27 +21
Contract jobs citing IBM Mainframe 4 4 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 0.29% 0.24% 0.54%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.01% 0.85% 1.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Milton Keynes median daily rate - £430 -
Buckinghamshire median daily rate - £430 -
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 395 470 459
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 28.54% 27.88% 35.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 228 252 238
Milton Keynes median daily rate £388 £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.13% -5.88% +13.33%
10th Percentile £225 £225 £263
90th Percentile £550 £550 £550
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £400 £400 £418
% change year-on-year - -4.36% +11.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 22 18
Milton Keynes median hourly rate £14.50 £14.50 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -0.02% +3.57% -
10th Percentile £11.31 £10.00 £9.00
90th Percentile £17.25 £19.95 £15.26
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £15.43 £17.00 £14.00
% change year-on-year -9.26% +21.43% -

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 21 October 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 4 (100.00%) IBM
1 4 (100.00%) Mainframe
2 3 (75.00%) JCL
2 3 (75.00%) COBOL
3 2 (50.00%) Banking
4 1 (25.00%) Problem-Solving
4 1 (25.00%) Logistics
4 1 (25.00%) Marketing
4 1 (25.00%) Analytics
4 1 (25.00%) Remedy
4 1 (25.00%) Assembly Language
4 1 (25.00%) PowerCenter
4 1 (25.00%) PL/SQL
4 1 (25.00%) SQL
4 1 (25.00%) Oracle
4 1 (25.00%) DB2
4 1 (25.00%) Unix
4 1 (25.00%) AIX
4 1 (25.00%) Linux
4 1 (25.00%) CRM
4 1 (25.00%) Data Warehouse

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 1 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (25.00%) DB2
1 1 (25.00%) PowerCenter
General
1 2 (50.00%) Banking
2 1 (25.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Developer
1 2 (50.00%) IBM Mainframe Developer
1 2 (50.00%) Mainframe Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Analyst Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Banking Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) COBOL Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Developer Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Mainframe Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) MIS Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 4 (100.00%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) AIX
1 1 (25.00%) Linux
1 1 (25.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Analytics
1 1 (25.00%) CRM
1 1 (25.00%) Logistics
1 1 (25.00%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) COBOL
1 3 (75.00%) JCL
2 1 (25.00%) Assembly Language
2 1 (25.00%) PL/SQL
2 1 (25.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) IBM
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle
2 1 (25.00%) Remedy