The table below looks at the prevalence of the term iSeries in IT contracts advertised for the Buckinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited iSeries over the 3 months to 9 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
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM iSeries
Rank - 75 -
Contract jobs citing iSeries 0 10 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire - 0.83% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 2.69% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £400 £394
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +1.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £17.00 £39.50
% change year-on-year
- -56.96%
iSeries
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 Buckinghamshire region.

Miscellaneous Category
Buckinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
262 372 396
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 31.19% 30.77% 31.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 135 172 200
Median daily rate £425 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £169
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £568 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £385 £363
% change year-on-year
-1.29% +6.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 20 40
Median hourly rate £35.25 £14.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+151.78% -6.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.25 £9.23 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.75 £18.00 £32.40
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.94 £19.50 £16.85
% change year-on-year
-2.87% +15.72%

iSeries
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

iSeries Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

iSeries
Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

iSeries Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

iSeries
Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

iSeries Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire