Period
to 24 November 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Mainframe in contract job vacancies advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Mainframe over the 6 months to 24 November 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.

Mainframes
Tyne and Wear > Newcastle upon Tyne
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 85 109 79
Rank change year-on-year +24 -30 -2
Contract jobs citing Mainframe 1 47 25
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 0.11% 2.14% 1.76%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.30% 5.37% 5.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 31 12
Newcastle upon Tyne median daily rate - £388 £395
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -1.90% +75.56%
Tyne and Wear median daily rate - £388 £395
% change year-on-year - -1.90% +75.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 6
Newcastle upon Tyne median hourly rate - £28.00 £37.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -24.83% +29.57%
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate £27.50 £28.00 £37.25
% change year-on-year -1.79% -24.83% +29.57%

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 Newcastle upon Tyne with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Newcastle upon Tyne
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 338 876 478
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 38.81% 39.93% 33.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 246 628 295
Newcastle upon Tyne median daily rate £389 £350 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.07% -15.66% +10.67%
10th Percentile £281 £225 £254
90th Percentile £588 £513 £572
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £385 £350 £415
% change year-on-year +10.00% -15.66% +10.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 47 33
Newcastle upon Tyne median hourly rate £10.65 £28.00 £26.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -61.96% +7.69% +44.44%
10th Percentile £10.30 £15.00 £11.81
90th Percentile £47.50 £32.10 £38.75
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate £11.00 £28.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year -60.71% +7.69% +44.44%

Mainframe
Job Vacancy Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

Job postings citing Mainframe as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne.

Job vacancy trend for Mainframe in Newcastle upon Tyne

Mainframe
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Mainframe in Newcastle upon Tyne.

Contractor daily rate trend for Mainframe in Newcastle upon Tyne

Mainframe
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Mainframe in Newcastle upon Tyne.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Mainframe in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 24 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing 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 Newcastle upon Tyne region with a requirement for Mainframe.

1 1 (100.00%) COBOL
1 1 (100.00%) IBM
1 1 (100.00%) IBM Mainframe

Mainframe
Co-occurring IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne 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:

Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) COBOL Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) IBM Mainframe
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) COBOL
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) IBM