The table below looks at the statistics for OS/400 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OS/400 over the 3 months to 29 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM OS/400 (OS400)
Rank 49 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing OS/400 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 0.26% - -
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.28% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate
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£450 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £350 £300
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +16.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
OS/400
South Wales

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

Operating Systems Category
Cardiff
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
78 74 75
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 20.37% 18.83% 29.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 58 46 45
Average daily rate £350 £311 £295
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.44% +5.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £173 £145 £120
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £399 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £313 £325
% change year-on-year
+12.00% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 4 8
Average hourly rate £13.00 £14.75 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.86% +9.25%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £15.00 £16.20
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -7.40%

OS/400
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing OS/400 across the Cardiff region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

OS/400 Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

OS/400
Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing OS/400 across the Cardiff region.

OS/400 Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

OS/400
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cardiff region citing OS/400 also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited OS/400.

1 2 (100.00%) COBOL
1 2 (100.00%) RPG
1 2 (100.00%) DB2
1 2 (100.00%) MS Project
1 2 (100.00%) MS Office
1 2 (100.00%) UNIX
1 2 (100.00%) IBM
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) TestDirector
1 2 (100.00%) Shell Script
1 2 (100.00%) Project Management
1 2 (100.00%) AS400
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
1 2 (100.00%) WebSphere
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
1 2 (100.00%) iSeries
1 2 (100.00%) UML
1 2 (100.00%) OO
1 2 (100.00%) SDLC
2 1 (50.00%) SLA
2 1 (50.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (50.00%) Supplier Management
2 1 (50.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (50.00%) AIX
2 1 (50.00%) IIS

OS/400
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cardiff region citing OS/400 also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited OS/400. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 1 (50.00%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (100.00%) MS Project
1 2 (100.00%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) DB2
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) TestDirector
General
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Support Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Applications Support
1 2 (100.00%) Applications Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) AS400
1 2 (100.00%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) UNIX
2 1 (50.00%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) UML
1 2 (100.00%) OO
1 2 (100.00%) Project Management
1 2 (100.00%) SDLC
2 1 (50.00%) Supplier Management
2 1 (50.00%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) COBOL
1 2 (100.00%) RPG
1 2 (100.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) SLA
1 1 (50.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) IBM
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft