The table below looks at the prevalence of the term AS400 in IT contracts advertised for the Buckinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited AS400 over the 3 months to 20 January 2017 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
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IBM AS/400
South East / Buckinghamshire
Rank 65 70 -
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -
Contract jobs citing AS400 6 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.71% 0.41% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.39% 1.27% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £300 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £323 £300
% change year-on-year
-6.97% +7.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 0
Median hourly rate £37.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £27.50 £39.50
% change year-on-year
+36.36% -30.37%

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

Miscellaneous Category
Buckinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
251 315 387
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 29.77% 32.41% 33.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 134 149 179
Median daily rate £425 £360 £333
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.05% +8.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £275 £166
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £538 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 9 31
Median hourly rate £37.50 £16.14 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+132.34% +7.60%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £13.39 £10.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £37.50 £28.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.88 £21.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-12.20% +22.85%

AS400
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

AS400 Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

AS400
Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

AS400 Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

AS400
Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

AS400 Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

AS400
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing AS400 within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 20 January 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
Milton Keynes +7 6 £300 -
AS400
South East

AS400
Top 10 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, 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 Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for AS400.

1 6 (100.00%) RPG
2 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (66.67%) Scrum
4 3 (50.00%) E-Commerce
4 3 (50.00%) RPG IV
5 2 (33.33%) COBOL
5 2 (33.33%) SQL
5 2 (33.33%) FTP
5 2 (33.33%) JD Edwards
6 1 (16.67%) ERP

AS400
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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 2 (33.33%) FTP
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) AS400 Developer
1 6 (100.00%) Developer
1 6 (100.00%) RPG Developer
2 3 (50.00%) Agile Developer
3 2 (33.33%) COBOL Developer
3 2 (33.33%) SQL Developer
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (66.67%) Scrum
3 3 (50.00%) E-Commerce
4 1 (16.67%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) RPG
2 3 (50.00%) RPG IV
3 2 (33.33%) COBOL
3 2 (33.33%) SQL
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) JD Edwards