Period
to 22 February 2020

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Mainframe in contract job vacancies advertised in Swindon. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Mainframe over the 6 months to 22 February 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
Wiltshire > Swindon
6 months to
22 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 46 66 48
Rank change year-on-year +20 -18 +18
Contract jobs citing Mainframe 8 13 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Swindon 1.42% 1.28% 1.91%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 4.32% 4.22% 7.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 8 10
Swindon median daily rate £575 £538 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.98% -2.27% +15.79%
10th Percentile £478 £395 £445
90th Percentile £646 £611 £614
Wiltshire median daily rate £575 £513 £550
% change year-on-year +12.20% -6.82% +15.79%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Swindon median hourly rate - - -
Wiltshire 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 Swindon with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Swindon
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 185 308 169
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Swindon 32.80% 30.34% 26.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 116 190 126
Swindon median daily rate £413 £431 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.35% +2.68% -1.18%
10th Percentile £130 £324 £319
90th Percentile £659 £638 £575
Wiltshire median daily rate £468 £475 £428
% change year-on-year -1.58% +11.11% +6.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 2
Swindon median hourly rate £16.00 £30.00 £18.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -46.67% +60.00% -
Wiltshire median hourly rate £40.00 £43.75 £23.50
% change year-on-year -8.57% +86.17% +80.77%

Mainframe
Job Vacancy Trend in Swindon

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

Job vacancy trend for Mainframe in Swindon

Mainframe
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Mainframe in Swindon

Mainframe
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Swindon

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Mainframe in Swindon over the 6 months to 22 February 2020.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Mainframe in Swindon

Mainframe
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Swindon

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Mainframe in Swindon

For the 6 months to 22 February 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 Swindon region with a requirement for Mainframe.

1 4 (50.00%) Linux
1 4 (50.00%) Security Architecture
2 3 (37.50%) Cybersecurity
2 3 (37.50%) Finance
2 3 (37.50%) Project Delivery
3 2 (25.00%) Scenario Testing
3 2 (25.00%) Migration
3 2 (25.00%) Data Analysis
3 2 (25.00%) Change Management
3 2 (25.00%) SAP
3 2 (25.00%) Web Services
3 2 (25.00%) ERP
3 2 (25.00%) Data Modelling
3 2 (25.00%) Project Management
3 2 (25.00%) DevOps
3 2 (25.00%) Test Planning
3 2 (25.00%) Operational Acceptance Testing
3 2 (25.00%) Waterfall
3 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (25.00%) ISTQB
3 2 (25.00%) SAP ERP
3 2 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (25.00%) Test Management
3 2 (25.00%) Test Scripting
3 2 (25.00%) Data Migration
3 2 (25.00%) Data Mapping
3 2 (25.00%) Test Automation
4 1 (12.50%) Banking
4 1 (12.50%) SDLC
4 1 (12.50%) Investment Banking

Mainframe
Co-occurring IT Skills in Swindon 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:

Business Applications
1 2 (25.00%) SAP ERP
2 1 (12.50%) SAP Oil and Gas
General
1 3 (37.50%) Finance
2 1 (12.50%) Banking
2 1 (12.50%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Analyst
1 4 (50.00%) Architect
1 4 (50.00%) Security Architect
2 2 (25.00%) Data Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Technical Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Data Migration Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Migration Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 4 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Security Architecture
2 3 (37.50%) Cybersecurity
2 3 (37.50%) Project Delivery
3 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (25.00%) Change Management
3 2 (25.00%) Data Analysis
3 2 (25.00%) Data Mapping
3 2 (25.00%) Data Migration
3 2 (25.00%) Data Modelling
3 2 (25.00%) DevOps
3 2 (25.00%) ERP
3 2 (25.00%) Migration
3 2 (25.00%) Operational Acceptance Testing
3 2 (25.00%) Project Management
3 2 (25.00%) Test Automation
3 2 (25.00%) Test Management
3 2 (25.00%) Test Planning
3 2 (25.00%) Test Scripting
3 2 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (25.00%) Waterfall
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) ISTQB
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) SAP