Period
to 21 November 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Mainframe in contract job vacancies advertised in Surrey. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Mainframe over the 6 months to 21 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
South East > Surrey
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 139 117 139
Rank change year-on-year -22 +22 -5
Contract jobs citing Mainframe 3 11 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 0.11% 0.48% 0.22%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.35% 1.62% 0.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 10 6
Surrey median daily rate £425 £375 £499
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.26% -24.72% -0.30%
10th Percentile £373 £250 £369
90th Percentile £438 £463 £575
South East median daily rate £475 £450 £394
% change year-on-year +5.56% +14.29% +15.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Surrey median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £13.00 - £22.50

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 Surrey with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Surrey
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 863 677 910
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 31.10% 29.26% 33.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 576 445 497
Surrey median daily rate £425 £400 £396
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +1.01% +2.19%
10th Percentile £263 £209 £225
90th Percentile £560 £575 £525
South East median daily rate £400 £400 £385
% change year-on-year - +3.90% +6.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 50 37 47
Surrey median hourly rate £25.00 £20.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +25.00% +14.29% -30.00%
10th Percentile £11.31 £14.40 £10.75
90th Percentile £47.50 £46.00 £49.25
South East median hourly rate £20.00 £23.68 £19.27
% change year-on-year -15.54% +22.92% +18.88%

Mainframe
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

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

Job vacancy trend for Mainframe in Surrey

Mainframe
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Mainframe in Surrey

Mainframe
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Mainframe in Surrey

Mainframe
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Mainframe within the Surrey region over the 6 months to 21 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
Guildford - 3 £425 -
Mainframe
South East

For the 6 months to 21 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 Surrey region with a requirement for Mainframe.

1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) Cognos
1 3 (100.00%) SAS
1 3 (100.00%) MVS
1 3 (100.00%) Release Management
1 3 (100.00%) Dimensional Modelling
1 3 (100.00%) NAS
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle
1 3 (100.00%) SAS EBI
2 1 (33.33%) Unix
2 1 (33.33%) Capacity Planning

Mainframe
Co-occurring IT Skills in Surrey 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 3 (100.00%) SAS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) SAS EBI
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Administrator
1 2 (66.67%) SAS Administrator
2 1 (33.33%) Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Linux Administrator
2 1 (33.33%) SAS Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Unix Administrator
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) MVS
2 1 (33.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Dimensional Modelling
1 3 (100.00%) Release Management
2 1 (33.33%) Capacity Planning
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Cognos
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle