Period
to 17 November 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term IBM Mainframe in contract job vacancies advertised in the North East. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited IBM Mainframe over the 6 months to 17 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.

IBM Mainframe
England > North East
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 101 151 110
Rank change year-on-year +50 -41 -15
Contract jobs citing IBM Mainframe 1 18 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 0.081% 0.65% 0.60%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.24% 1.66% 1.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 14 0
North East median daily rate - £381 -
England median daily rate £375 £375 £428
% change year-on-year - -12.28% +1.79%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 7
North East median hourly rate - £28.50 £37.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -22.97% -
England median hourly rate - £28.50 £37.00
% change year-on-year - -22.97% +26.50%

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 the North East with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
North East
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 413 1083 644
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 33.58% 38.82% 32.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 284 742 383
North East median daily rate £375 £340 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.29% -15.00% +10.34%
10th Percentile £263 £225 £240
90th Percentile £584 £512 £560
England median daily rate £450 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 66 43
North East median hourly rate £26.25 £28.00 £24.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.25% +16.67% +33.33%
10th Percentile £10.30 £11.13 £10.34
90th Percentile £47.75 £37.75 £38.75
England median hourly rate £20.50 £20.67 £19.03
% change year-on-year -0.82% +8.62% +5.72%

IBM Mainframe
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

Job postings citing IBM Mainframe as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North East.

Job vacancy trend for IBM Mainframe in the North East

IBM Mainframe
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing IBM Mainframe in the North East.

Contractor daily rate trend for IBM Mainframe in the North East

IBM Mainframe
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing IBM Mainframe in the North East.

Contractor hourly rate trend for IBM Mainframe in the North East

IBM Mainframe
Contract Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing IBM Mainframe within the North East region over the 6 months to 17 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tyne and Wear +50 1 - -
IBM Mainframe
England

For the 6 months to 17 November 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 North East region with a requirement for IBM Mainframe.

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

IBM Mainframe
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North East 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%) Mainframe
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) COBOL
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) IBM