The table below looks at the prevalence of the term iSeries in IT contracts advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited iSeries over the 3 months to 5 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
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM iSeries
Rank 37 60 -
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -
Contract jobs citing iSeries 6 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 1.88% 0.24% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 5.08% 0.88% -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 0
Median daily rate £438 £210 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+108.33% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £375 £400
% change year-on-year
+33.33% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £17.00 £25.75
% change year-on-year
- -33.98%
iSeries
South Wales

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

Miscellaneous Category
Cardiff
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
118 113 93
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 36.99% 26.59% 28.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 97 88 79
Median daily rate £300 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £165 £250 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £450 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £385 £363
% change year-on-year
-1.29% +6.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 3
Median hourly rate £32.50 £14.50 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+124.13% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.50 £13.30 £11.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £15.70 £20.90
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.75 £20.00 £16.75
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +19.40%

iSeries
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

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

iSeries Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

iSeries
Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

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

iSeries Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

iSeries
Daily Rate Histogram in Cardiff

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing iSeries across the Cardiff region over the 3 months to 5 December 2016.

iSeries Daily Rate Histogram in Cardiff

iSeries
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 5 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing iSeries 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 Cardiff region with a requirement for iSeries.

1 6 (100.00%) Oracle
1 6 (100.00%) Linux
1 6 (100.00%) Informatica
1 6 (100.00%) Teradata
1 6 (100.00%) Oracle RAC
1 6 (100.00%) PowerExchange
1 6 (100.00%) Change Data Capture
2 5 (83.33%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (83.33%) Windows
3 3 (50.00%) SQL
3 3 (50.00%) ETL
3 3 (50.00%) PowerCenter
3 3 (50.00%) Data Analysis
3 3 (50.00%) Data Mapping
3 3 (50.00%) Database Tuning
3 3 (50.00%) Data Quality
3 3 (50.00%) Oracle Database
3 3 (50.00%) ETL Development
4 2 (33.33%) Finance
5 1 (16.67%) C

iSeries
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff 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 6 (100.00%) PowerExchange
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (83.33%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (50.00%) Oracle Database
2 3 (50.00%) PowerCenter
General
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Consultant
2 5 (83.33%) Informatica Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Data Consultant
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Linux
2 5 (83.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Change Data Capture
2 3 (50.00%) Data Analysis
2 3 (50.00%) Data Mapping
2 3 (50.00%) Database Tuning
2 3 (50.00%) ETL
2 3 (50.00%) ETL Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (16.67%) C
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (50.00%) Data Quality
System Software
1 6 (100.00%) Oracle RAC
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Informatica
1 6 (100.00%) Oracle
1 6 (100.00%) Teradata