The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Mainframe in contract job vacancies advertised in Warwickshire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Mainframe over the 3 months to 26 April 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
West Midlands / Warwickshire
3 months to
26 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 29 36 33
Rank change year-on-year +7 -3  
Contract jobs citing Mainframe 3 4 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Warwickshire 0.94% 1.02% 1.67%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.33% 4.82% 5.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 6
Median daily rate £486 £485 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.25% +38.57%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £411 £408
% change year-on-year -2.73% +0.92%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £26.00 £21.90
% change year-on-year +19.23% +18.72%  

Mainframe is in the generic IT skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Warwickshire with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
Warwickshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 90 83 104
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Warwickshire 28.30% 21.23% 28.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 45 50
Median daily rate £400 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.28% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £188 £260 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £535 £508 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year +3.89% +2.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 6 22
Median hourly rate £23.95 £17.77 £31.44
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +34.79% -43.48%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.56 £11.93 £24.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £24.25 £45.60
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £23.00 £18.82
% change year-on-year +8.69% +22.24%  

Mainframe
Job Vacancy Trend in Warwickshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Warwickshire citing Mainframe as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Job vacancy trend for Mainframe in Warwickshire

Mainframe
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Warwickshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Mainframe in Warwickshire

Mainframe
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Warwickshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Mainframe in Warwickshire over the 3 months to 26 April 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Mainframe in Warwickshire

Mainframe
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Warwickshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Mainframe in Warwickshire

Mainframe
Contract Job Locations in Warwickshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Mainframe within the Warwickshire region over the 3 months to 26 April 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Stratford-upon-Avon - 2 £550 -
Warwick 0 1 £423 -12.88%
Mainframe
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 26 April 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 Warwickshire region with a requirement for Mainframe.

1 4 (100.00%) Migration
2 3 (75.00%) Oracle
3 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (50.00%) DB2
3 2 (50.00%) NetApp
3 2 (50.00%) Windows
3 2 (50.00%) VMware
3 2 (50.00%) SSH
3 2 (50.00%) Citrix
3 2 (50.00%) iSeries
3 2 (50.00%) SIEM
3 2 (50.00%) CyberArk
3 2 (50.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (50.00%) vCenter Server
4 1 (25.00%) SQL
4 1 (25.00%) Customer Requirements
4 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (25.00%) Data Centre
4 1 (25.00%) Data Transformation
4 1 (25.00%) Technical Analysis
4 1 (25.00%) Relational Database
4 1 (25.00%) SaaS
4 1 (25.00%) Informatica
4 1 (25.00%) Data Mart
4 1 (25.00%) Knowledge Management
4 1 (25.00%) Strategic Planning
4 1 (25.00%) Netezza
4 1 (25.00%) Business Development
4 1 (25.00%) Degree
4 1 (25.00%) Resource Management

Mainframe
Co-occurring IT Skills in Warwickshire 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 1 (25.00%) SAS
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) SSH
2 1 (25.00%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) DB2
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (25.00%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (25.00%) Data Mart
2 1 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (25.00%) Informix
2 1 (25.00%) RDBMS
2 1 (25.00%) Relational Database
General
1 1 (25.00%) Automotive
1 1 (25.00%) Banking
1 1 (25.00%) Electronics
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
1 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Consultant
1 2 (50.00%) CyberArk Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Data Centre Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Data Centre Project Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Data Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Network Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Network Project Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Project Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Technical Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Teradata Architect
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) iSeries
2 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (25.00%) Client/Server
2 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (25.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
1 2 (50.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Migration
2 2 (50.00%) SIEM
3 1 (25.00%) Business Development
3 1 (25.00%) CRM
3 1 (25.00%) Customer Requirements
3 1 (25.00%) Data Modelling
3 1 (25.00%) Data Transformation
3 1 (25.00%) E-business
3 1 (25.00%) ITIL
3 1 (25.00%) Knowledge Management
3 1 (25.00%) Programme Management
3 1 (25.00%) Project Management
3 1 (25.00%) Resource Management
3 1 (25.00%) Risk Management
3 1 (25.00%) Service Management
3 1 (25.00%) Strategic Planning
3 1 (25.00%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) Basel II
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Oracle
2 2 (50.00%) Citrix
2 2 (50.00%) CyberArk
2 2 (50.00%) NetApp
2 2 (50.00%) VMware
3 1 (25.00%) Cognos
3 1 (25.00%) IBM
3 1 (25.00%) Informatica
3 1 (25.00%) Netezza
3 1 (25.00%) SAP
3 1 (25.00%) Teradata