The table below looks at the prevalence of the term IBM Mainframe in contract job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited IBM Mainframe over the 3 months to 27 March 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.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IBM Mainframe
England / Yorkshire
Rank 123 - -
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing IBM Mainframe 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.047% - -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.15% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £425 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £445
% change year-on-year +3.33% -15.73%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £19.25 -
% change year-on-year +55.84% -  

IBM 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 Yorkshire with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 654 761 682
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 30.79% 26.80% 25.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 393 507 417
Median daily rate £410 £398 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.14% +13.57%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £586 £453
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +5.33% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 26 40
Median hourly rate £18.00 £16.13 £11.72
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.62% +37.58%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.33 £10.25 £9.92
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.24 £21.50 £21.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.68 £27.75 £18.75
% change year-on-year -32.68% +48.00%  

IBM Mainframe
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for IBM Mainframe in Yorkshire

IBM Mainframe
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for IBM Mainframe in Yorkshire

IBM Mainframe
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for IBM Mainframe in Yorkshire

IBM Mainframe
Contract Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing IBM Mainframe within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 27 March 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
West Yorkshire - 1 £425 -
IBM Mainframe
England

IBM Mainframe
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing IBM 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for IBM Mainframe.

1 2 (100.00%) Mainframe
1 2 (100.00%) IBM
2 1 (50.00%) zOS
2 1 (50.00%) RACF
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Windows XP
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) CMS
2 1 (50.00%) Scrum
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Marketing
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Vista
2 1 (50.00%) JIRA
2 1 (50.00%) QA
2 1 (50.00%) Digital Marketing
2 1 (50.00%) Time Management
2 1 (50.00%) Kanban
2 1 (50.00%) V-Model
2 1 (50.00%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (50.00%) MSTest
2 1 (50.00%) Waterfall
2 1 (50.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (50.00%) SDLC
2 1 (50.00%) zSecure

IBM Mainframe
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire 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 (50.00%) CMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) JIRA
1 1 (50.00%) MSTest
General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
1 1 (50.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) QA Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) QA Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) QA Test Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) QA Test Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) RACF Technician
1 1 (50.00%) Test Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Test Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Mainframe
2 1 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (50.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Vista
1 1 (50.00%) Windows XP
1 1 (50.00%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Digital Marketing
1 1 (50.00%) Kanban
1 1 (50.00%) Scrum
1 1 (50.00%) SDLC
1 1 (50.00%) Time Management
1 1 (50.00%) V-Model
1 1 (50.00%) Waterfall
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) RACF
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (50.00%) zSecure
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) IBM
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle