Period
to 12 December 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Mainframe in contract job vacancies advertised in Portsmouth. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Mainframe over the 6 months to 12 December 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
Hampshire > Portsmouth
6 months to
12 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 40 25
Contract jobs citing Mainframe 0 3 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Portsmouth - 0.89% 4.02%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 3.00% 10.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 0
Portsmouth median daily rate - £525 -
Hampshire median daily rate £425 £488 £388
% change year-on-year -12.82% +25.81% -13.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Portsmouth median hourly rate - - -
Hampshire median hourly rate - - -

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 Portsmouth with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Portsmouth
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 91 100 93
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Portsmouth 29.26% 29.76% 37.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 60 40
Portsmouth median daily rate £368 £375 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.00% +1.35% +5.71%
10th Percentile £118 £220 £254
90th Percentile £498 £539 £512
Hampshire median daily rate £400 £400 £383
% change year-on-year - +4.58% +9.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 14 18
Portsmouth median hourly rate £43.00 £42.00 £47.42
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.38% -11.42% +8.53%
10th Percentile £34.85 £26.19 £23.17
90th Percentile £50.15 £47.69 £61.25
Hampshire median hourly rate £28.38 £34.37 £30.00
% change year-on-year -17.44% +14.57% +75.34%

Mainframe
Job Vacancy Trend in Portsmouth

Job postings citing Mainframe as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Portsmouth.

Job vacancy trend for Mainframe in Portsmouth

Mainframe
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Portsmouth

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Mainframe in Portsmouth

Mainframe
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Portsmouth

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Mainframe in Portsmouth