Period
to 11 July 2020

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Mainframe in contract job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Mainframe over the 6 months to 11 July 2020 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.

Mainframes
Buckinghamshire > Milton Keynes
6 months to
11 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 41 75 69
Rank change year-on-year +34 -6 +28
Contract jobs citing Mainframe 13 17 41
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 2.85% 1.51% 2.57%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 11.50% 5.41% 9.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 7 6
Median daily rate £500 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.65% +6.25% +6.67%
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £500 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +17.65% +6.25% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 4
Median hourly rate £16.00 £46.67 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -65.72% +191.69% -
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £16.00 £46.67 £16.00
% change year-on-year -65.72% +191.69% -

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 113 314 422
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 24.78% 27.81% 26.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 64 183 246
Median daily rate £450 £440 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.33% +10.00% +1.14%
10th Percentile £287 £254 £217
90th Percentile £577 £562 £550
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £405 £438 £400
% change year-on-year -7.43% +9.38% +3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 20 16
Median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £14.05
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +17.44% -9.35%
10th Percentile £13.21 £10.80 £10.63
90th Percentile £36.05 £42.92 £17.00
Median hourly rate £17.00 £18.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year -5.56% +12.50% +3.23%

Mainframe
Job Vacancy Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Job vacancy trend for Mainframe in Milton Keynes

Mainframe
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Mainframe in Milton Keynes.

Daily rate trend for Mainframe in Milton Keynes

Mainframe
Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Mainframe in Milton Keynes over the 6 months to 11 July 2020.

Daily rate histogram for Mainframe in Milton Keynes

Mainframe
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Mainframe in Milton Keynes.

Hourly rate trend for Mainframe in Milton Keynes

Mainframe
Hourly Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

Hourly rate distribution of jobs citing Mainframe in Milton Keynes over the 6 months to 11 July 2020.

Hourly rate histogram for Mainframe in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 11 July 2020, IT contractor jobs citing 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 Mainframe.

1 11 (84.62%) Active Directory
2 10 (76.92%) Unix
2 10 (76.92%) C
3 9 (69.23%) Red Hat
3 9 (69.23%) RACF
3 9 (69.23%) PostgreSQL
3 9 (69.23%) Korn
3 9 (69.23%) Selenium
3 9 (69.23%) Windows
3 9 (69.23%) Linux
3 9 (69.23%) LDAP
3 9 (69.23%) Eclipse
3 9 (69.23%) SQL
3 9 (69.23%) MySQL
3 9 (69.23%) Oracle
3 9 (69.23%) SQL Server
3 9 (69.23%) DB2
3 9 (69.23%) Ant
3 9 (69.23%) HTML
3 9 (69.23%) Java
3 9 (69.23%) JavaScript
3 9 (69.23%) Perl
3 9 (69.23%) JSP
3 9 (69.23%) Servlets
3 9 (69.23%) SOAP
3 9 (69.23%) Web Services
3 9 (69.23%) XML
3 9 (69.23%) DB2 UDB
3 9 (69.23%) JIRA
3 9 (69.23%) PowerShell

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:

Application Platforms
1 5 (38.46%) Tomcat
2 2 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2003
2 2 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (15.38%) IBM Notes
2 2 (15.38%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 7 (53.85%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (7.69%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (7.69%) assyst
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) Firewall
1 1 (7.69%) Internet
1 1 (7.69%) Intranet
1 1 (7.69%) LAN
1 1 (7.69%) SAN
1 1 (7.69%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (69.23%) DB2
1 9 (69.23%) DB2 UDB
1 9 (69.23%) MySQL
1 9 (69.23%) PostgreSQL
1 9 (69.23%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.69%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (7.69%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 9 (69.23%) Ant
1 9 (69.23%) Eclipse
1 9 (69.23%) Git (software)
1 9 (69.23%) JIRA
1 9 (69.23%) Selenium
2 5 (38.46%) JUnit
General
1 6 (46.15%) Finance
2 5 (38.46%) Banking
3 2 (15.38%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 10 (76.92%) Analyst
2 2 (15.38%) Consultant
2 2 (15.38%) Developer
2 2 (15.38%) IT Analyst
2 2 (15.38%) IT Security Analyst
2 2 (15.38%) SailPoint Consultant
2 2 (15.38%) Security Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Analyst Developer
3 1 (7.69%) C Developer
3 1 (7.69%) C Programmer
3 1 (7.69%) Change Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Mainframe Developer
3 1 (7.69%) Mainframe Programmer
3 1 (7.69%) Programmer
3 1 (7.69%) SailPoint Developer
3 1 (7.69%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Senior Change Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (69.23%) HTML
1 9 (69.23%) JSP
1 9 (69.23%) LDAP
1 9 (69.23%) SailPoint
1 9 (69.23%) Servlets
1 9 (69.23%) SOAP
1 9 (69.23%) Web Services
1 9 (69.23%) XML
2 5 (38.46%) AngularJS
2 5 (38.46%) Electron Framework
2 5 (38.46%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 9 (69.23%) Linux Command Line
2 2 (15.38%) BYOD
3 1 (7.69%) Management Information System
3 1 (7.69%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 10 (76.92%) Unix
2 9 (69.23%) Linux
2 9 (69.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 9 (69.23%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (69.23%) DevOps
2 7 (53.85%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (53.85%) Problem-Solving
2 7 (53.85%) Technical Analysis
3 5 (38.46%) Project Management
3 5 (38.46%) Test Automation
4 3 (23.08%) ITIL
5 2 (15.38%) Cybersecurity
5 2 (15.38%) Identity Access Management
5 2 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (7.69%) Change Management
6 1 (7.69%) Front End Development
6 1 (7.69%) ITIL V3
6 1 (7.69%) Release Management
6 1 (7.69%) Software Distribution
Programming Languages
1 10 (76.92%) C
2 9 (69.23%) BeanShell
2 9 (69.23%) Bourne shell
2 9 (69.23%) Java
2 9 (69.23%) JavaScript
2 9 (69.23%) Korn
2 9 (69.23%) Perl
2 9 (69.23%) PowerShell
2 9 (69.23%) SQL
3 5 (38.46%) PHP
3 5 (38.46%) Python
4 1 (7.69%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (15.38%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (84.62%) Active Directory
2 9 (69.23%) RACF
Vendors
1 9 (69.23%) Oracle
1 9 (69.23%) Red Hat
2 2 (15.38%) Lotus
3 1 (7.69%) HP
3 1 (7.69%) Remedy