Period
to 20 January 2018

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 6 months to 20 January 2018 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
6 months to
20 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 53 50 26
Rank change year-on-year -3 -24 +22
Contract jobs citing Mainframe 3 13 29
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Warwickshire 0.53% 1.76% 4.58%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.67% 7.43% 13.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 13 16
Warwickshire median daily rate £325 £475 £485
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -31.58% -2.06% +12.46%
10th Percentile £313 £463 £413
90th Percentile £338 £488 £518
West Midlands median daily rate £375 £475 £485
% change year-on-year -21.05% -2.06% +14.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Warwickshire median hourly rate - - -
West Midlands median hourly rate - £17.50 -

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 Warwickshire with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Warwickshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 180 175 219
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Warwickshire 31.63% 23.71% 34.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 92 102 124
Warwickshire median daily rate £384 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.00% +3.23% +19.23%
10th Percentile £208 £213 £250
90th Percentile £549 £535 £543
West Midlands median daily rate £400 £388 £365
% change year-on-year +3.23% +6.16% +4.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 27 24
Warwickshire median hourly rate £30.50 £24.50 £23.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +24.49% +3.16% +21.79%
10th Percentile £19.32 £14.65 £15.85
90th Percentile £34.39 £43.00 £31.44
West Midlands median hourly rate £21.24 £18.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year +18.00% -5.26% -13.64%

Mainframe
Job Vacancy Trend in Warwickshire

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

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 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 6 months to 20 January 2018. 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
Atherstone +3 1 £325 -27.78%
Nuneaton - 1 £325 -
Mainframe
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 20 January 2018, 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 3 (100.00%) Oracle
1 3 (100.00%) DB2
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 2 (66.67%) LDAP
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) zOS
2 2 (66.67%) RACF
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) VBA
2 2 (66.67%) Unix
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Service Management
2 2 (66.67%) Identity Management
2 2 (66.67%) Management Information System
2 2 (66.67%) Data Analysis
2 2 (66.67%) Data Mapping
2 2 (66.67%) Line Management
2 2 (66.67%) Compliance Audit
2 2 (66.67%) Privileged Access Management
3 1 (33.33%) Identity Access Management
3 1 (33.33%) Matrix Management
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (33.33%) SAP
3 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2
3 1 (33.33%) Project 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:

Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) DB2
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Data Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Identity and Access Management Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) IT Manager
2 1 (33.33%) IT Project Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) Unix
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Compliance Audit
1 2 (66.67%) Data Analysis
1 2 (66.67%) Data Mapping
1 2 (66.67%) Identity Management
1 2 (66.67%) Line Management
1 2 (66.67%) Privileged Access Management
1 2 (66.67%) Service Management
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Identity Access Management
2 1 (33.33%) Matrix Management
2 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2
2 1 (33.33%) Project Management
2 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
1 2 (66.67%) VBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (100.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) RACF
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) SAP