The table below looks at the statistics for OS/400 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridgeshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OS/400 over the 3 months to 29 August 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
29 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM OS/400 (OS400)
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing OS/400 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire - - -
As % of the Operating Systems category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £285 -
% change year-on-year
+22.80% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
OS/400
East of England

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

Operating Systems Category
Cambridgeshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
136 205 232
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 23.49% 24.46% 27.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 76 99 119
Median daily rate £340 £350 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% +12.90%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £145 £188 £130
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £425 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £320
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 30 46
Median hourly rate £17.50 £23.50 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.53% +6.81%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.20 £12.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £38.50 £49.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%