The table below looks at the prevalence of the term AS400 in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited AS400 over the 3 months to 10 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM AS/400
Rank 110 118 118
Rank change year-on-year
+8 0
Contract jobs citing AS400 1 1 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.050% 0.039% 0.19%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.16% 0.13% 0.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 1
Median daily rate - £450 £273
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +64.54%
UK excluding London median daily rate £278 £325 £290
% change year-on-year
-14.61% +12.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £39.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £26.50 £39.50
% change year-on-year
+41.50% -32.91%
AS400
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in contract jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Miscellaneous Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
614 772 852
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 30.75% 30.29% 32.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 291 403 434
Median daily rate £400 £400 £395
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +1.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £224 £254
10% offered a daily rate of more than £546 £525 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £383 £385 £363
% change year-on-year
-0.64% +6.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 38 13
Median hourly rate £30.00 £16.25 £27.83
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+84.61% -41.60%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.20 £12.00 £16.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.39 £45.31 £39.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.94 £19.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-2.87% +14.70%

AS400
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Berkshire region citing AS400 as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

AS400 Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

AS400
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing AS400 across the Berkshire region.

AS400 Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

AS400
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing AS400 across the Berkshire region.

AS400 Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

AS400
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing AS400 within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 10 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Reading - 1 - -
AS400
South East

AS400
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 10 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing AS400 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for AS400.

1 15 (93.75%) Migration
2 13 (81.25%) iSeries
3 12 (75.00%) Performance Tuning
4 6 (37.50%) High Availability
4 6 (37.50%) OS/400
4 6 (37.50%) Disaster Recovery
4 6 (37.50%) Performance Monitoring
4 6 (37.50%) Data Centre
5 5 (31.25%) CommVault
5 5 (31.25%) Apple iOS
6 4 (25.00%) SQL Server
6 4 (25.00%) SAP
7 3 (18.75%) SQL
7 3 (18.75%) T-SQL
7 3 (18.75%) MS Excel
7 3 (18.75%) IBM
7 3 (18.75%) SAP FI
7 3 (18.75%) SAP APO
7 3 (18.75%) ETL
7 3 (18.75%) Data Migration
7 3 (18.75%) Data Conversion
7 3 (18.75%) Data Extraction
7 3 (18.75%) SAP Data Services
7 3 (18.75%) SQL Server 2008
7 3 (18.75%) Validation
7 3 (18.75%) LSMW
7 3 (18.75%) BAPI
7 3 (18.75%) Data Structures
8 2 (12.50%) Data Cleansing
8 2 (12.50%) Data Quality

AS400
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire 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 (6.25%) MS Exchange
1 1 (6.25%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (18.75%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (18.75%) SAP APO
1 3 (18.75%) SAP FI
2 1 (6.25%) Maximo
2 1 (6.25%) SAP ERP
2 1 (6.25%) SAP MDM
2 1 (6.25%) SAP MM
2 1 (6.25%) SAP SD
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.25%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (18.75%) SAP Data Services
2 3 (18.75%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (6.25%) DB2
Development Applications
1 3 (18.75%) LSMW
General
1 1 (6.25%) Finance
1 1 (6.25%) Manufacturing
1 1 (6.25%) Retail
1 1 (6.25%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (50.00%) AS400 Support
2 6 (37.50%) Analyst
2 6 (37.50%) Support Analyst
3 5 (31.25%) Administrator
3 5 (31.25%) AS400 Administrator
4 4 (25.00%) Consultant
5 3 (18.75%) Data Consultant
5 3 (18.75%) SAP Consultant
5 3 (18.75%) SAP Data Consultant
6 2 (12.50%) Data Migration Consultant
6 2 (12.50%) Migration Consultant
6 2 (12.50%) SAP Data Migration Consultant
6 2 (12.50%) SAP Migration Consultant
7 1 (6.25%) ERP Consultant
7 1 (6.25%) SAP APO Consultant
7 1 (6.25%) SAP MM Consultant
7 1 (6.25%) SAP PP Consultant
7 1 (6.25%) Support Consultant
7 1 (6.25%) Support Engineer
7 1 (6.25%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (18.75%) BAPI
Miscellaneous
1 13 (81.25%) iSeries
2 6 (37.50%) Data Centre
3 3 (18.75%) Data Conversion
3 3 (18.75%) Data Extraction
3 3 (18.75%) Data Structures
4 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (6.25%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (6.25%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 6 (37.50%) OS/400
2 5 (31.25%) Apple iOS
3 1 (6.25%) AIX
3 1 (6.25%) Linux
3 1 (6.25%) Unix
3 1 (6.25%) Windows
3 1 (6.25%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (93.75%) Migration
2 12 (75.00%) Performance Tuning
3 6 (37.50%) Disaster Recovery
3 6 (37.50%) High Availability
3 6 (37.50%) Performance Monitoring
4 3 (18.75%) Data Migration
4 3 (18.75%) ETL
4 3 (18.75%) Validation
5 2 (12.50%) Data Cleansing
6 1 (6.25%) Data Mapping
6 1 (6.25%) Data Protection
6 1 (6.25%) ERP
6 1 (6.25%) ITIL
6 1 (6.25%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (18.75%) SQL
1 3 (18.75%) T-SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (12.50%) Data Quality
2 1 (6.25%) GxP
System Software
1 1 (6.25%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 1 (6.25%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 1 (6.25%) Tivoli
1 1 (6.25%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 5 (31.25%) CommVault
2 4 (25.00%) SAP
3 3 (18.75%) IBM
4 1 (6.25%) Citrix
4 1 (6.25%) Microsoft
4 1 (6.25%) Oracle
4 1 (6.25%) VMware