Period
to 25 July 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Mainframe in contract job vacancies advertised in West Sussex. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Mainframe over the 6 months to 25 July 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 > West Sussex
6 months to
25 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 87 102 92
Rank change year-on-year +15 -10 -31
Contract jobs citing Mainframe 7 9 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 0.64% 0.63% 0.18%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.01% 1.73% 0.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 8 2
West Sussex median daily rate £425 £475 £456
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.53% +4.11% -9.20%
10th Percentile £406 £451 £434
90th Percentile £513 £608 £483
South East median daily rate £400 £450 £375
% change year-on-year -11.11% +20.00% -11.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
West Sussex median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate - - -

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 West Sussex with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
West Sussex
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 349 521 367
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in West Sussex 32.11% 36.66% 33.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 234 338 254
West Sussex median daily rate £395 £375 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.33% +3.45% +11.54%
10th Percentile £290 £255 £220
90th Percentile £500 £500 £488
South East median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 17 12
West Sussex median hourly rate £37.50 £43.00 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -12.79% +177.42% -40.36%
10th Percentile £13.48 £13.67 £12.63
90th Percentile £58.00 £52.85 £23.60
South East median hourly rate £18.00 £23.75 £16.70
% change year-on-year -24.21% +42.22% -16.50%

Mainframe
Job Vacancy Trend in West Sussex

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

Job vacancy trend for Mainframe in West Sussex

Mainframe
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Mainframe in West Sussex

Mainframe
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Mainframe in West Sussex

Mainframe
Contract Job Locations in West Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Mainframe within the West Sussex region over the 6 months to 25 July 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
Crawley +3 4 £444 -6.58%
Horsham +5 1 - - 1
Mainframe
South East

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 West Sussex region with a requirement for Mainframe.

1 4 (57.14%) Unix
1 4 (57.14%) Finance
1 4 (57.14%) Data Integration
1 4 (57.14%) Data Centre
2 3 (42.86%) LAN
2 3 (42.86%) WAN
3 2 (28.57%) Data Modelling
3 2 (28.57%) SOA
3 2 (28.57%) DB2
3 2 (28.57%) OLTP
3 2 (28.57%) Citrix
3 2 (28.57%) VMware
3 2 (28.57%) Business Analysis
3 2 (28.57%) Migration
3 2 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (28.57%) Data Architecture
3 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (28.57%) Data Management
3 2 (28.57%) SCCM
3 2 (28.57%) Data Migration
3 2 (28.57%) MapReduce
3 2 (28.57%) Data Governance
3 2 (28.57%) Big Data
3 2 (28.57%) MongoDB
3 2 (28.57%) NoSQL
3 2 (28.57%) Couchbase
3 2 (28.57%) MapR
3 2 (28.57%) Master Data Management
3 2 (28.57%) Metadata Management
3 2 (28.57%) Mentoring

Mainframe
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Sussex 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:

Communications & Networking
1 3 (42.86%) LAN
1 3 (42.86%) WAN
2 1 (14.29%) MPLS
2 1 (14.29%) SAN
2 1 (14.29%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) Big Data
1 2 (28.57%) Couchbase
1 2 (28.57%) DB2
1 2 (28.57%) MongoDB
1 2 (28.57%) NoSQL
1 2 (28.57%) OLTP
General
1 4 (57.14%) Finance
2 1 (14.29%) Back Office
2 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Architect
2 3 (42.86%) Infrastructure Architect
3 2 (28.57%) Data Architect
3 2 (28.57%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
3 2 (28.57%) Technical Architect
3 2 (28.57%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
4 1 (14.29%) Administrator
4 1 (14.29%) Data Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Manager
4 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Project Manager
4 1 (14.29%) Network Infrastructure Manager
4 1 (14.29%) Network Infrastructure Project Manager
4 1 (14.29%) Network Manager
4 1 (14.29%) Network Project Manager
4 1 (14.29%) Project Manager
4 1 (14.29%) Unix Architect
4 1 (14.29%) Wintel Architect
4 1 (14.29%) Wintel Technical Architect
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) Data Centre
2 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (28.57%) Data Structures
3 1 (14.29%) BYOD
3 1 (14.29%) Clustering
3 1 (14.29%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (14.29%) iSeries
3 1 (14.29%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 4 (57.14%) Unix
2 1 (14.29%) Windows
2 1 (14.29%) Windows Server
2 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Data Integration
2 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (28.57%) API Design
2 2 (28.57%) Business Analysis
2 2 (28.57%) Coaching
2 2 (28.57%) Data Architecture
2 2 (28.57%) Data Governance
2 2 (28.57%) Data Management
2 2 (28.57%) Data Migration
2 2 (28.57%) Data Modelling
2 2 (28.57%) Logical Data Model
2 2 (28.57%) MapReduce
2 2 (28.57%) Master Data Management
2 2 (28.57%) Mentoring
2 2 (28.57%) Metadata Management
2 2 (28.57%) Microservices
2 2 (28.57%) Migration
2 2 (28.57%) Physical Data Model
2 2 (28.57%) SDLC
2 2 (28.57%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) C
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) PMBOK
System Software
1 2 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (14.29%) XenApp
2 1 (14.29%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (28.57%) SCCM
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Citrix
1 2 (28.57%) MapR
1 2 (28.57%) VMware
2 1 (14.29%) Cisco